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'One small step for man'... 45 years later

United States President Barack Obama marks the 45th anniversary of the first moon landing.  On July 20, 1969, three United States astronauts -- Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Buzz Aldrin......

America says goodbye to first moon-walker Neil Armstrong

Hundreds of mourners turned out on Thursday to remember Neil Armstrong, the first man to step on the Moon, at a special public interfaith meeting ahead of the planned burial at sea. Armstrong, 82,......

First man on the moon Neil Armstrong is dead

Neil Armstrong, the American astronaut who in 1969 took a 'giant leap' for mankind by becoming the first man to set foot on the moon, died today at the age of 82. Armstrong died just weeks after......

Who will grab 2009 Man Booker Prize?

The judges for the 2009 Man Booker Prize for Fiction announced the shortlisted books for this year's prize. The shortlisted titles are The Children's Book by A S Byatt (Random House, Chatto and......

Obama honours three 'genuine American heroes'

Describing Apollo 11 astronauts as the 'three genuine American heroes', US President Barack Obama said their exploration sparked innovation and creativity back on earth.In an impressive ceremony at......

Obama's Fed pick Yellen puts focus on jobs, stability

Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen, President Barack Obama's pick to lead the US central bank, said on Wednesday that strengthening the economic recovery and boosting employment would be......

Why outsourcing to India is a great idea

Globalization has been brutal to US's midwestern manufacturers like the Paper Converting Machine Co.For decades, PCMC's Green Bay (Wis.) factory, its oiled wooden factory floors worn smooth by work......

4 Indians among world's top 50 business gurus

Four Indians figure amongst the world's top 50 management gurus, according to The Thinkers 50 2005 -- a ranking by the European Foundation for Management Development.The four Indians on the elite......

Murdoch's son quits News Corp

Rupert Murdoch's son Lachlan resigned unexpectedly as a senior executive at News Corp. on Friday, ending his father's hopes that he would someday command the sprawling media empire that owns......

Review: Jennifer Lawrence steals the show in Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Hunger Games: Catching Fire is clinical at times but nevertheless a smooth ride, according to Paloma Sharma. ‘You never get off the train.’ Haymitch Abernathy’s words ring true......

The Hunger Games poised to surpass Twilight series?

Disney's John Carter -- made on a whopping budget of $250 million (and $100 million for marketing) -- issinking fast at the US box office.On the other hand,The Hunger Games -- made by a smaller......

Review: Abduction is an unengaging bore

Shaikh Ayaz feels Abduction is a mediocre high school version of The Bourne Identity. Post YOUR reviews here! You want to say something good about this film, so you put all your thoughts together......

Grease song is best-selling duet of all time

Get your lowdown on what's happening in Hollywood, right here! You're The One That I Want -- sung by Grease stars Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta -- has been named the......

Natasha Richardson: Truly a luminious actress

You are not allowed to interview Broadway stars once the performances have begun. It is simple logic: the artistes save their voices and energy for the live performances. And acting in a Broadway......

Stats: Australia close in on their worst losing streak

How the mighty have fallen! Australia, who not so long ago dominated world cricket for nearly two decades, are slipping towards their worst period in Test cricket. The 347-run thrashing received at......

EPL: Van Persie strikes as United edge Fulham 3-2

The shade of the shirt may have changed but Robin van Persie remains a red-hot Dutch master after marking his first Manchester United start with a goal in a 3-2 Premier League win over Fulham on......

League Cup: Owen brace cheers United, Spurs ousted

Michael Owen struck twice in his first game of the season as Manchester United thrashed bitter rivals Leeds United 3-0 in a League Cup third-round tie at Elland Road on Tuesday. Stoke City edged......

Stats: Kenya's Obuya registers rare record

Statistical highlights from the Australia vs Kenya World Cup match played in Bangalore on Sunday.# Seven sixes were registered by Kenya -- a record by any team against Australia at the World Cup.......

Kenya make Australia toil for victory

Inspired by Michael Clarke's 80-ball 93, Australia produced a splendid batting display to notch an emphatic 60-run victory over Kenya in their Group A match and ease into the quarter-finals of the......

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Q. What is the name of Janet Jackson's (deceased) superstar brother?A MichaelB DonC AnthonyD Collin
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Q. Scientific thinking and belief in God - Do these contradict each other?
Pravin:  A. God is above all and the science also confirms the existence of an unknown. some thoughts on thisPolkinghorne is a superb writer on theology, a...... more

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Q. Give the lyrics of five most romantic English songs that you like. No need to hurry, take your time.
Soumyen Sarkar:  A. Top 5 songs (My Fav)1. The Eagles - Hotel CaliforniaWelcome to the Hotel California - Such a lovely place (such a lovely place) -Plenty of room at...... more

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Mitali Choudhury
Q. Is it true that we can see china wall from Moon?
Mitali Choudhury:  A. It is one of the greatest urban myths that astronauts can see the Great Wall of China from the surface of the Moon. They cannot.Astronaut Michael...... more

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Avinash Sharma
Q. name any three brands of whisky?
Avinash Sharma:  A. A. Aberfeldy , Aberlour , Adelphi , American Biker , Amrut , An Cnoc , Angus Dundee , Antiquary , Apples and Pears , Ardbeg , Armorik , As We Get...... more

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Quirky Byproduct of Learning from Reward

Behavior modification through learning from rewarding choices may be just a touch of self-delusion, suggests a new study in Neuron . The... ...

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The Colorado Rockies and The Arc of Colorado Join Forces to Promote Inclusion

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