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India played key role in polls in Sri Lanka's Tamil areas: CM

India played an instrumental role in ensuring the holding of polls in Sri Lanka's Tamil-dominated Northern Province and it must now assist in rebuilding the war-ravaged region, newly elected Chief......

Bihar: Rising river levels threaten hundreds of villages

With major rivers in northern Bihar rising menacingly at several places in the state following heavy rains in catchment areas and discharge into the rivers from Nepal, thousands of people have been......

Heaviest rainfall in 50 years lashes Delhi

Heavy rains lashed the northern region on Thursday inundating low-lying areas, throwing vehicular traffic out of gear and disrupting power supply. Due to torrential showers, the visibility at the......

Pak-China discuss PoK-Xinjiang rail line

Pakistan and China have started discussion on building a cross-border railway linking northern areas of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir with Kashgar, an old Chinese Silk road town in the restive......

Chinese Army exercises north of Arunachal

The Chinese Army is conducting exercises in areas adjoining Arunachal Pradesh.This was disclosed by Major General S S Jog, General Officer Commanding the Red Horn Division, during a seminar on......

Tomato prices soar upto Rs 80/kg; Govt says keeping close eye

With tomato prices soaring up to Rs 80 per kg, the government is keeping a close watch on rising rates of the vegetable and also taking necessary steps. The prices of tomato are continuously......

Monsoon revival might not make up for rainfall deficit

After playing truant for almost 45 days, the southwest monsoon has started showing strong signs of revival in the critical western, central and northern parts of the country since Tuesday but this......

India sees worst June rainfall in 10 years

Till Thursday, the country had received 41 per cent less June rainfall than normal - the scantiest in a decade and one of the rarest occasions when the shortfall in the month was more than 30 per......

Poor monsoon? Govt may import pulses to beat shortage

Official prediction of a weak monsoon could make the government’s job of taming food inflation — particularly in pulses, oilseed, coarse cereals and vegetables — more difficult.......

Another onion crisis in the offing

India may be faced with an onion crisis again. This kharif season, the El Niño weather phenomenon, which could disrupt rains, and a shortage of seeds are seen as concerns. Ahead of Diwali......

Riots force India, England players to stay indoors

The rioting and looting that began in London on Saturday spread to more areas, including Birmingham, north of London, casting a serious doubt over the third Test match between England and India.......

Former England great Finney dies aged 91

Tom Finney, one of England's greatest players who was famously known as the 'Preston Plumber, has died at the age of 91, his former club Preston North End said on Friday. "Preston North End have......

Neville, Giggs eye move for minnows Salford City

While David Beckham has launched plans for a glamourous new club in Miami, his old Manchester United team mates Gary Neville and Ryan Giggs are preparing to invest in SalfordCity in the eighth tier......

Japan PM may attend Sochi Games, China says no plans to meet Xi

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may attend the opening ceremony for the Sochi Winter Olympics, but China has ruled out any formal meeting with President Xi Jinping whose attendance at the Games......

Militants warn of terror attack during Winter Olympics in Sochi

Two men said by Islamist militants to have carried out suicide attacks in south Russia appeared in a video donning explosive belts and warning Vladimir Putin to expect a "present" at the Sochi......

  People speak for northern areas

  • QNA
Avantika
Q. Russia is moving into Ukraine and in control in some part of that country. What is India doing about it?
Avantika:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/russia-is-moving-into-ukraine-and-in-control-in-some-part-of/27168018/answers/

Chanakya
Q. The Tibetan language is spoken in all three provinces of Tibet including U-Tsang, Kham and Amdo which has an area around six times that of England. The Tibetan language is also used in the Himalayan regions such as Walung, Solo Khumbu, Yolmo, Lho Manthang, Nyeshang, Limi, Humla, Jumla, etc. in Nepal, Ladakh, Zanskar, Lahaul-Spiti, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, etc in India, northern parts of Pakistan such as Baltistan, whole Bhutan, northern parts of Burma. Tibetan language is widely used in Mongolia, several parts of Russia.
Chanakya:  A. Well it depends if it is before or after the get nuclear arms.', If it's before then lets have this scenario- Iranian attack on Israel. India soon...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-tibetan-language-is-spoken-in-all-three-provinces-of-tib/27126533/answers/27168023

ABHINAYA
Q. what is world war 2?
ABHINAYA:  A. Thanks for this treasure of infoUnfortunately it serves no purpose for me except academic interest more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-world-war-2/27053275/answers/27126544

Amrish Goel
Q. DOES SUN RISE IN THE EAST ALL OVER THE WORLD ?
Amrish Goel:  A. Under World War two Treaty of Versailles, Jewish Bankers cut Germany in pieces and gifted it to other nations. A piece of Germany - Alsace-Lorraine...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/does-sun-rise-in-the-east-all-over-the-world-/27039772/answers/27053299

e aswin
Q. why plants take carbon dioxide during day?
E Aswin:  A. The sun, seems to move each day throughout the year. The proble is that the earth is moving, so it depends exactly where you are standing, as to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-plants-take-carbon-dioxide-during-day/26976063/answers/27039790

  Web results for Northern Areas
Islamic State claims execution of US journalist James Foley

Zee Media Bureau Baghdad: Jihadist group the Islamic State posted a video purportedly showing the execution of American journalist James Foley... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/islamic-state-claims-execution-of-us-journalist-james-foley_955764.html
Video shows American's beheading

A grisly video released Tuesday shows Islamic State militants beheading American journalist James Foley, U.S. officials said, in what the... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/us-officials-video-shows-americans-beheading-news-others-oiudJeggihcij.html
Hamas

Smoke and dust rise after an Israeli strike hit Gaza City in the northern Gaza Strip, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. The Israeli military said it carried... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140820/world-middle-east/article/israeli-strike-killed-gaza-commanders-wife-and-child-hamas
Implementation of Schemes Promised in Manifesto Doubtful

BHUBANESWAR: Even as the State Government has asked all the administrative departments to implement the BJD election manifesto, budget provision... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/Implementation-of-Schemes-Promised-in-Manifesto-Doubtful/2014/08/20/article2388493.ece
Potato Continues to Remain Pricey

BALASORE: Even as supply of potatoes from neighbouring West Bengal has been smooth after the ban on inter-State movement of trucks was lifted,... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/Potato-Continues-to-Remain-Pricey/2014/08/20/article2388544.ece

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