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The Nobel: A compliment and warning to European Union

Like it gave the prize to Barack Obama to make him fulfill the promise of change, the Nobel Committee has given it to the European Union to remind it of its huge responsibility to maintain unity......

European Union awarded Nobel Peace Prize

The European Union won the Nobel Peace Prize for its long-term role in uniting the continent, the Norwegian Nobel Committee said on Friday. The committee praised the 27-nation EU for rebuilding......

IMAGES: Meet the winners of Nobel Peace Prize 2011

It's a historical day indeed! The Norwegian Nobel Committee on Friday announced that the Nobel Peace Prize 2011 would be equally divided by three influential women: Liberia President Ellen Johnson......

Obama asks China to free Nobel Peace Prize winner

United States President Barack Obama has applauded the Nobel Committee's decision to honour jailed Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo with the 2010 Peace Prize and asked Beijing to release the......

The strange destinies of Liu Xiaobo and Wen Jiabao

Clude Arpi salutes the Nobel prize committee for giving the peace prize to jailed Chinese human rights activist Liu Xiaobo.On May 19, 1989, the director of the general office of the Chinese......

Indian-origin executive appointed co-head of Goldman Sachs' securities business

Indian-origin Ashok Varadhan has been appointed co-head of the Goldman Sachs' securities division, the largest and most profitable of the global investment bank's four units.Varadhan, 41, is......

The 'invisible hand' of the government

Why don’t Indian universities (and the Indian Institutes of Technology, Indian Institutes of Management and the All-India Institute of Medical Sciences) and Indian businesses converse with......

Fate of one of the largest bridges in Asia hangs in limbo

After the World Bank (WB) pulled out of a $ 1.2 billion loan to Bangladesh for the construction of the Padma Bridge project, one of the largest bridges of South Asia, while alleging corruption......

Why Yunus likes to be known as promoter of 'social business'

Nobel Peace Prize winner, Muhammad Yunus was in India recently to promote the concept of social business and to discuss ways to tackle social problems ranging from poverty to poor healthcare.......

Yunus fracas: Bangla govt for amicable settlement

Bangladesh government on Wednesday said it was looking for ways for an amicable settlement of the issue of Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus's controversial removal from Grameen Bank last month."A......

Sport mourns 'miracle' man Mandela

South African rugby paid tribute to the ‘miracle’ performed by Nelson Mandela in uniting his country, partly through his embrace of the Springbok rugby team at the 1995 World Cup, after......

Anand to play against 40 players simultaneously

Hyderabad is all set to witness aspectacular chess match with Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand playing against 40 players simultaneously on August 24. According to the organisers of ICM --......

  People speak for nobel committee

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Q. three unpardonable sinn by nobel committee: Non giving nobel to Gandhiji giving Nobel to Barak Hussain Obama and to Amartya sen
SREENIVAS:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/three-unpardonable-sinn-by-nobel-committee-non-giving-nobel-/26115375/answers/

sushil lalpuria
Q. why GandhiJi never received a Nobel Peace Prize, Obama received a Nobel Peace Prize while his soldiers were 'accidently' killing Iraqi children.
Sushil Lalpuria:  A. Lobbying , is undoubtedly there in the NOBEL COMMITTEE, since 1900. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-gandhiji-never-received-a-nobel-peace-prize-obama-receiv/25945318/answers/26115380

ankit shivam
Q. serious question : movies based on fictions r never as good as the books they are based upon. I wonder whether it is possible for our film makers to do total justice to the novel in movie adaptation without disturbing d real essence. But without any doubt, it is a tough job. Toughest when you want to satisfy those who loved reading the original story. What do you feel on this?Two questions based on the same theme:a) Which is the best screen adaptation you have seen till now? Why??b) Which is the worst screen adaptation you have seen till now ?
Ankit Shivam:  A. yeh hum kaise bata sakte hain hum koi nable puraskar kee chayan committee ke member to hain nahin more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/serious-question--movies-based-on-fictions-r-never-as-good-a/24945368/answers/25945340

ankit shivam
Q. serious question : movies based on fictions r never as good as the books they are based upon. I wonder whether it is possible for our film makers to do total justice to the novel in movie adaptation without disturbing d real essence. But without any doubt, it is a tough job. Toughest when you want to satisfy those who loved reading the original story. What do you feel on this?Two questions based on the same theme:a) Which is the best screen adaptation you have seen till now? Why??b) Which is the worst screen adaptation you have seen till now ?
Ankit Shivam:  A. Though you mentioned here just one feature in relation viz. `Movies based on fictions as the books that they are based upon`. What I would like to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/serious-question--movies-based-on-fictions-r-never-as-good-a/24945369/answers/24945416

ankit shivam
Q. why did mahatama gandhi - the mohandas karamchand - refuse to accept nobel prize ?
Ankit Shivam:  A. though you mentioned here just one feature in relation viz. `Movies based on fictions as the books that they are based upon`. What I would like to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-did-mahatama-gandhi---the-mohandas-karamchand---refuse-t/24257526/answers/24945394

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Heritage of negligence

HYDERABAD: The (ICOMOS) adopted 'Heritage of Commemoration' as the theme for this year's World Heritage Day celebrations. Celebrated globally on... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/Heritage-of-negligence/articleshow/33976145.cms
South Africa's Iconic Township Flaunts BMW's on Sunday Afternoons

Sunday afternoon is the time when everyone in South Africa's iconic township is out on the street strutting their stuff. An armada of sleek... ...

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EJF Bos appointed as CFO & added to Tencate BoD

(Netherlands) During the general meeting of shareholders of Royal Ten Cate (TenCate) in Almelo on Thursday, 17 April 2014, Mr E.J.F. Bos was... ...

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"Paper and Crates" wins top Architecture Prize

Shigeru Ban, a Japanese architect famous for building refugee houses out of cardboard, paper and beer crates, recently won Architecture's top... ...

http://www.fridaygurgaon.com/news/4795--paper-and-crates-wins-top-architecture-prize.html
Nobel-winning Colombian author dies at 87

Mexico City : Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel-winning Colombian author who used magical realism to tell epic stories of love, family and... ...

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