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D-DAY PHOTOS: Remembering the invasion that changed the world

Veterans who stormed the beaches of Normandy exactly 70 years ago on Friday arrived at the same beaches on Friday morning to mark the moment they and their friends started the D-Day......

This day in 1944: Hitler's downfall began

Seventy years ago on June 6, the beaches of Normandy in France were the site of an invasion never before, one that would change the course of history. The successful Allied landing in France was a......

This day in 1944: Hitler's downfall began

Seventy years ago on June 6, the beaches of Normandy in France were the site of an invasion never before, one that would change the course of history. The successful Allied landing in France was a......

June 6, Normandy: The day that re-wrote history

June 6 is the 69th anniversary of the invasion of Normandy, considered to be the decisive battle of the Second World War in Western Europe. The successful allied landing in 1944 in France was......

Obama presses Putin on Ukraine, warns of further costs

United States President Barack Obama has called his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to support peace and help de-escalate tension in Ukraine. “The (US) President spoke to President Putin......

Disney withdraws bid to trademark Seal Team 6

The Walt Disney company has withdrawn its application to trademark the term 'SEAL Team 6', on its toys, games and a TV show, to apparently cash in on the elite unit that killed Osama bin Laden......

Radia's claims are an absolute lie: Pawar

Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Thursday rejected corporate lobbyst Niira Radia's claim that he lobbied with A Raja - when the latter was the communications minister - for grant of spectrum......

The world's 15 biggest metropolitan areas

"Half of humanity now lives in cities and within two decades, nearly 60 per cent of the world's people will be urban dwellers," according to a UN Habitat study. As cities expand into mega......

The 10 top entrepreneurs from Gujarat

In the Tenth Five-year Plan (2002-07), Gujarat's Gross State Domestic Product grew by 10.2 a year. Enthused, the state has now set a growth target of 11.2 per cent a year for the Eleventh Plan......

Volkswagen Polo or Skoda Fabia? Check it out

The Volkswagen group has hit the jackpot in India with its recently launched premium hatchback Polo. The company received an overwhelming response and is facing delivery backlogs. Volkswagen......

Review: Edge of Tomorrow is entertaining and epic

Edge of Tomorrow may not be a faithful adaptation of Hiroshi Sakurazaka's novel All You Need Is Kill but it's a damn energetic one, says Sukanya Verma.What I loved most about All You Need......

'I am no Mahesh Babu or Pavan Kalyan'

US born and bred Adivi Sesh is the person behind the Telugu film Karma shot with an all American crew entirely in the United States, the first Telugu film to have that distinction. The......

IPL over, look out for these soaps

With the Indian Premier League finally behind us, channels are ready to unleash a series of shows. After looking at the line-up of reality shows in store for us, here's a look at the......

When a tough guy was reduced to tears

He made his name by playing iconic tough guys, especially adventurer/archaeologist Indiana Jones, but this weekend at the 35th annual Deauville American Film Festival in Normandy, France, Hollywood......

Bollywood's best kissers

The Hindi film industry doesn't just dare to bare, it now kisses at pretty much every opportunity, script demanding it or not. Akshay Kumar did quite a bit of it in Kambakkht Ishq, and so we......

After ODI success, Nehra eyes Test comeback

Nearly six-and-half years since he last played a Test match, speedster Ashish Nehra is ready to make himself available for the longer version of the game. Hopefully, he says, it will be during the......

Motera Test images: Sri Lanka in charge on Day 2

Tillakaratne Dilshan produced a scintillating century as Sri Lanka put up a spirited batting display to leave the first Test against India evenly poised at the end of the second day at Motera on......

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proud mom
Q. What is D Day? When and where did that happen?
Proud Mom:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-d-day-when-and-where-did-that-happen/27502665/answers/

tragedy king
Q. Russia is planning to attack Ukraine. Us warning russia against it. Do you think I will get to see world war? I had missed last one.
Tragedy King:  A. if i remember history correctly..it was the final WW2 offensive of allies..on some beach..yeah..normandy..i think in france.. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/russia-is-planning-to-attack-ukraine.-us-warning-russia-agai/27163046/answers/27502671

Abhiruchi Archi
Q. did u guys see D DAY?
Abhiruchi Archi:  A. I also Missed last One, and I guess soon I will be Part of Next One, No worries , will be ready for My Normandy and the Longest Day :-P more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/did-u-guys-see-d-day/26066552/answers/27163054

  Web results for Normandy
Humour in the …

By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News War and humour - no two words can seem as divergent. But some incorrigibles, adept in uniting... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/unlikely-presence-humour-battlefield-034403384.html
Spokesman

Buenos Aires: Russian President Vladimir Putin could meet with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko at the World Cup final, his spokesman... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/putin-may-meet-ukraine-leader-at-world-cup-spokesman_947031.html
Armed citizen groups seek recruits to secure U.S. border

By By | Reuters By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - Citizen groups in border states are seeking armed volunteers to patrol the U.S.-Mexico... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/armed-citizen-groups-seek-recruits-secure-u-border-004407614.html
D-Day Veterans Bring History to Life at the Air Force Museum Theatre on July 12

PRWeb 2014-07-09 This Saturday, the Air Force Museum Theatre will host a special event combining Living History, D-Day: Normandy 1944 and live... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=252774
The forgotten  frontier

Sitting in a wooden chair on the verandah of his Manipur village home, 91-year-old Nehkhosong Singsit (Nehkhosong Kuki, according to army records)... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/rmJa4bPHcCzXjBYpUZ7cBN/Theforgottenfrontier.html

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