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Revealed: Britain's WW II plans of biological arms

Recently unearthed files from a War Cabinet committee released to the National Archives reveal that British scientists were experimenting with ways to unleash 'bacteriological warfare' on their......

Rare records missing from National Archives

Rare government records pertaining to events leading to abolition of privileges of erstwhile rulers of Indian states appear to be missing from the National Archives.Senior BJP leader Jaswant Singh......

'Countries that forget their history cannot have a future'

Mahesh Rangarajan, director of the historic Nehru Memorial Museum and Library in New Delhi, tells Sheela Bhatt/Rediff.com how the first prime minister will always remain relevant, and the efforts......

Run for Unity: Govt offices in Delhi to shut at 2 pm today

Government offices located in New Delhi's central area, including North Block and South Block, will be closed from 2 pm on Thursday till 9:30 am on Friday in connection with the 'Run for Unity' to......

Netaji deputy, Nehru aide was Soviet spy: British documents

A deputy of freedom fighter Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, an ‘old friend’ of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and a former Indian ambassador, ACN Nambiar, has been described as a Soviet spy.......

India's milkman: A genius who never compromised on quality

Best known as the ‘Father of the White Revolution’, Verghese Kurien started the biggest agricultural development programme in the world. This operation made India the largest milk......

'Jiyo Parsi Jiyo,' India Inc needs you too!

While the Tata Group is India’s largest conglomerate, the Wadia Group is also one of the oldest corporate houses in India. It will be no exageration to say that Godrej is one of the most......

There has been no sudden rise in my assets: Rail Minister

Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda has rejected charges that there has been a sudden increase in his assets by over Rs 10 crore (Rs 100 million) since he joined the Union Cabinet, saying he had......

Jet Airways seeks more time to pay pilots' salary arrears

Jet Airways management assured its pilots of legal help today to deal with DGCA notices to them, even as it sought more time to pay salary arrears worth Rs 100 crore (Rs 1 billion), sources said in......

Brand isn't everything, says Pepsico India chief

D Shivakumar is a strict vegetarian, but that does not stop us from talking about fish. As we settle into a table at Varq, the Taj hotel’s contemporary Indian food restaurant, I explain my......

The beautiful story of Lady Ganga

With her final act, paddleboarding from Rishikesh to Varanasi during the last months of her battle with cancer, Michele Baldwin fought for the promise of life. Filmmaker Frederic Lumiere tells......

The 13th Mumbai Film Festival at a glance

The 13th edition of Mumbai International Film Festival honoured several women documentary filmmakers recently. Noted director Bimal Roy's daughter and documentary filmmaker Rinki Roy......

Coming Soon: The real Filmistan on Pedder Road

For a nation seemingly consumed by a passion for making and viewing cinema, India's track record in preserving the medium's history so far has been far from laudatory. The National Museum of Indian......

Marilyn Monroe's rare pics up for auction

Marilyn Monroe’s 3,700 unpublished images and a treasure trove of photos of movie icons Steve Mcqueen, Paul Newman and Elizabeth Taylor will go under the hammer in Los Angeles next month.......

Saina dumps Gopichand, to train under Vimal Kumar for Asian Games

Saina Nehwal. Photograph: Getty Images India's top shuttler Saina Nehwal has split with National coach Pullela Gopichand and sought the help of former chief coach Vimal Kumar to prepare for the......

Race row: 1986 Edinburgh Commonwealth Games were on brink of cancellation

Secret papers have revealed that senior officials in the Thatcher government were not worried about a boycott by African and Caribbean nations that made the 1986 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh......

'IPL spot-fixing saga won't affect cricket's popularity'

The last eight days has been an unfortunate time for the Indian Premier League. The sixth edition of the IPL has been marred by the spot-fixing controversy and as more sordid details about the......

'IPL spot-fixing saga won't affect cricket's popularity'

The last eight days has been an unfortunate time for the Indian Premier League. The sixth edition of the IPL has been marred by the spot-fixing controversy and as more sordid details about the......

Leslie Claudius: The glory days

From our archives: Payal Singh Mohanka on the Indian hockey legend who passed into the ages on Thursday. His frail physique belied the strength within. And few would have imagined that the quiet,......

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Q. PMO twitter is archived, why congress loves to Insult nation over tiny Issues Internationally ?, was that account congress's personal property ?
Indian Ocean:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/pmo-twitter-is-archived-why-congress-loves-to-insult-nation-/27452135/answers/

jameel ahmed
Q. On whom this song is picturised "Sur na saje kiya gaon meing sur key bina jeevan soona" your view on this song
Jameel Ahmed:  A. narrow mindedness and an act of claiming to be overclever it is. what else one can expect from congress of now. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/on-whom-this-song-is-picturised-sur-na-saje-kiya-gaon-meing-/24380556/answers/27452152

angel
Q. one more indian movie songs nominated for oscars ! name the movie
Angel:  A. Movie : Basant Bahaar (1956) ,Singer: Manna Dey, Lyricist : Shailendra, Music Director - Shankar Jaikishan,Cast : Nimmi,Bharat...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/one-more-indian-movie-songs-nominated-for-oscars--name-the-m/21549978/answers/24380575

angel
Q. '' India v Pakistan in semi-finals - it doesn't get better. A World Cup hosted by the sub-continental nations and India and Pakistan making it to the semis. There will be more pressure on the Indian side and it will be from outside. People will say 'win the semis, we don't care about the final'. But the reality is every game is the same for us irrespective of whether it is Australia or Pakistan. It is a big part and parcel of the game in India. It is a tough job but Indian cricketers have been managing this quite well. '' who said this/when?
Angel:  A. Indian skipper Dhoni saidLast updated: 2 hours agoMake DAWN Your Homepage Home Latest News Pakistan World Business Sport...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/-india-v-pakistan-in-semi-finals---it-doesnt-get-better.-a-w/21549978/answers/20806048

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Penn State University Alumni Association Pulls Ad of Joe Paterno Statue

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Richmond Fed Magazine Econ Focus Reports on the Economic Effects of Population Growth

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Mindoro's Agata Mining JV to Ship Higher Grade DSO and Provides Results From a Resource Update Drill Program at the Agata Nickel Laterite Project

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NACM's Credit Manager Index for November Slips to 55.8

PRWeb 2014-11-26 Expectations for the rest of the year change with a drop in the the National Association of Credit Management's economic report... ...

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