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Obama passes law to appoint special envoy in Asia

United States President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill which calls for appointing a special envoy near East and South Central Asia to promote freedom of religious minorities. In a......

Express train derails in Bihar; no casualty

Eleven coaches of an express train heading to Assam derailed near Patna Sahib station under Danapur division of East Central Railway zone last night, but no casualty was reported. The coaches of......

Maoists blow up rail track near Gaya in Bihar

Maoists blew up a railway track near Gaya late on Friday night, disrupting traffic on the Gaya-Mugalsari route of East Central Railway. The explosion on the track between Taraiya and Guraru railway......

Five boys crushed to death by train in Bihar

Five teenaged boys were Sunday mowed down by a train near Goldenganj station under Sonepur-Chapra section of the East-Central Railway in Bihar, a Government Railway Police officer said. The boys,......

Agni-II missile to be deployed near China border?

India is considering deploying its nuclear-capable ballistic missiles in the North-East close to its border with China in an apparent attempt to enhance its military preparedness.The move comes......

Economic ties with China? Modi must move closer with caution

The current moment presents the Modi government with an opportunity to take advantage, but very carefully, of Beijing's inclination to offer economic incentives, notes Nitin Pai. Ahead of Xi......

The man who saved billions from starvation

Image: Norman Borlaug rescued India from a severe food crisis. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters The work of Norman Borlaug, who helped save billions from starvation, is worth recalling, especially......

Coal India rushes to supply power plants with critically low stocks

The company has also advised power firms to use trucks to carry coal from remote mines, like the Amrapali open cast pit in eastern Jharkhand state.Coal India is rushing to supply coal it has......

Indian power station coal stocks lowest since 2012 blackouts

Half of India's thermal power stations have less than a week's supply of coal on hand, according to weekly data, the lowest level since mid-2012 when hundreds of millions of people were cut off in......

The richest countries in the world

India’s exponential growth in the last decade has made it the 10th largest economy in the world. But it lacks far behind (ranks 163) when you look at the richest economies in the world.......

Om Puri: I will die if I do not work

'In our film industry, there are not many opportunities for actors... Our films are not character based, they are hero and heroine based. The only roles we have for character actors are to play the......

Missiles put on London rooftop to guard Olympics

Britain's military has told residents of an upscale apartment development near the Olympic Park in east London it is installing a missile battery on top of a tower within their housing complex to......

Ill-tempered Kolkata derby ends in a 1-1 draw

The eagerly-awaited clash between East Bengal and Mohun Bagan ended in a 1-1 draw at the near-packed Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata on Sunday.On Sunday, the encounter was marred by widespread......

How F1 got Singapore tourism back on track!

Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel is chased by fans as he walks the circuit ahead of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix. Photograph: Edgar Su/Reuters Singapore will be counting on its......
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SriharshiniVBoorela
Q. What is so special about the following sentence?"The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog"?????
SriharshiniVBoorela:  A.  more

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Q. In the recent election BJP won nearly eighty percent of the seats yet our media is only concentrating on AAPs narrow win in Delhi and sitting in the seat of power supported by a party rejected by the people
SREENIVAS:  A. The Simple Sentence', The most basic type of sentence is the simple sentence, which contains only one clause. A simple sentence can be as short as...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-the-recent-election-bjp-won-nearly-eighty-percent-of-the-/26940250/answers/27000412

Bholu
Q. neela aasmaan toh suna hai.................ye blue moon kya hota hai.............??????????
Bholu:  A. When a dog bites a man it isnt big news, but when a man bites a dog, it is news.Nothing great with BJP winning those seats in states where they...... more

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online politics
Q. Third front will get good number of seats , is it because two major parties do not inspire confidence ?
Online Politics:  A. The saying "once in a blue moon" has nothing to do with color. Instead it refers to the relatively rare occurrence of what is called a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/third-front-will-get-good-number-of-seats--is-it-because-two/26658037/answers/26851462

azam khan
Q. This is a message from Muhammad ibn Abdullah, as a covenant to those who adopt Christianity, near and far, we are with them. Verily I, the servants, the helpers, and my followers defend them, because Christians are my citizens; and by God! I hold out against anything that displeases them. No compulsion is to be on them. Neither are their judges to be removed from their jobs nor their monks from their monasteries. No one is to destroy a house of their religion, to damage it, or to carry anything from it to the Muslims houses. Should anyone take any of these, he would spoil Gods covenanT?
Azam Khan:  A. a great part of area, that is a number of states have strong regional parties, which is the reason for the national parties, failing to get...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/this-is-a-message-from-muhammad-ibn-abdullah-as-a-covenant-t/26598855/answers/26658153

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UN urges global support for Iraq to fight terror

The UN security council urged the international community Friday to expand support for the Iraqi government as it fights the Islamic State group... ...

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Debt-ridden couple ends life

A couple in their fifties burdened by debt allegedly committed suicide at their house in east Delhi's Trilokpuri on Friday. No suicide note has... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/431786/debt-ridden-couple-ends-life.html
PIL prompts Delhi Metro to start feeder service

Apparently, it takes a PIL for Delhi Metro to start feeder services in colonies near stations. Earlier this month, DMRC agreed to start feeder bus... ...

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10 groups protest over border feud

Golaghat, Sept. 19: A day ahead of the first hearing of the Assam government-appointed Justice (retd) B.P. Kotoky inquiry commission to probe the... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140920/jsp/northeast/story_18852465.jsp
Missing Pup Found Almost 3,000 Miles Away, Heads Home 'Safe And Sound'

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Gidget is going back to Pennsylvania. A Jack Russell terrier that somehow ended up in Oregon more than four months after... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/09/19/missing-dog-found-in-oregon_n_5851716.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News

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