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Heat wave sweeps north, east India; 16 dead in WB

Sixteen people succumbed to the heat wave in West Bengal as vast swathes of the country's northern and eastern plains continued to swelter, with temperatures settling above the normal mark at......

'This is going to be an era of the GJM'

As the first phase of assembly elections was underway, rediff.com's Indrani Mitra Roy toured north Bengal only to find that the Trinamool-Congress alliance has a few takers here. Most voters swore......

North India reels under heat wave

There was no respite from the heat across the country on Tuesday as temperatures stayed above the 40 degree mark at many places in northern, central and eastern India. The mercury touched 46.5......

A red Rajasthan -- that is what CPM eyes now

Its efforts to establish itself in politically important North India has not yielded much results till date. But now, in a calculated bid to expand beyond Kerala, West Bengal and Tripura, the......

Vietnam's Bengal connection

When Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyentan Dung begins his maiden to India on July 4 with a trip to Kolkata, it will underline the "special relationship" between his country and West Bengal and Hanoi's......

North India more vulnerable to El Nino, says Skymet chief

India’s northern states are more vulnerable than the rest to a deficiency of rain in the next monsoon season due to the El Nino threat. “South India has got the ocean on both sides, so......

Power reallocation on the cards to relieve N India

The Central Electricity Authority may come up with a revised allocation for 1,020 Mw power for the northern region states of Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Jammu and......

Power scenario to brighten in N India

Power shortage in northern India is set to decline in a couple of weeks, with the Power Grid Corporation of India giving the finishing touches to the 1,200-km line linking the western, eastern and......

Not much hope for India's grain bowl

With the monsoon likely to remain weak in the north-west for a few more days, the agricultural scene in this major rabi belt is beginning to cause disquiet. Elsewhere, however, the situation seems......

Don't expect power cuts this summer

Reservoirs are brimming with water and higher coal stocks at power plants have improved the prospects for electricity generation this summer. An ongoing slump in power demand has nearly halved the......

Yesudas: I am still a student

Indian classical musician and playback singer Dr Kattassery Joseph Yesudas, who turns 70 on January 10, has realised that his biggest asset is the love of the people. "Everything else is......

Images: Celerbrities' Day Out

Shah Rukh Khan gestures to media persons on Tuesday after returning home from an eventful trip to the US. The actor spoke against his detention at Newark International Airport in the US, where he......

India juniors shock Dynamo Kiev

Indian football has much to cheer about. While East Bengal came up with astunner in Jakarta on Monday, beatingIndonesian league runners-up Persita Tangerang 2-1 to storm into the semi-finals of the......

Mumbai's 40 Ranji Trophy triumphs

Mumbai won the Ranji Trophy for the 40th time on Monday after beating Saurashtra by an innings and 125 runs on Day 3 of the five-day final at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai on Monday. This 40th......

Jaffer stamps his mark with Ranji Trophy record

Wasim Jaffer may not enjoy the confidence of the selectors when it comes to the national team, but there is no stopping the Mumbai opener when it comes to domestic cricket. The veteran right-hander......

Images: India rout hapless Bangladesh in hockey

Penalty corner specialist Sandeep Singh pumped in four goals as India swamped Bangladesh 9-0 to notch up their second straight victory in Group B men's league of the Asian Games hockey competition......

Ranji: Chahar claims 8, Hyderabad 21 all out

Hyderabad registeredthe lowest total in the history of the Ranji Trophy when they were dismissed forjust 21 runs by Rajasthan, as the new season began on a sensational note, in Jaipur, on......

  People speak for northern india and bengal

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loner
Q. Why other parts of India ppl hate bengalis and make fun of bengalis I live in northern India for a job my collegues are bengali hater they meke fun of bengalis and bengali accent and say that bengal is under developed state
Loner:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-other-parts-of-india-ppl-hate-bengalis-and-make-fun-of-b/25542099/answers/

sudhakar kuruvada
Q. What is Ghrkaland ? A brief history
Sudhakar Kuruvada:  A. it is their inferiority complex and get sadistic pleasure in doing so. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-ghrkaland--a-brief-history/25205514/answers/25542116

kishore malhotra
Q. In which state is Bay of Bengal ?
Kishore Malhotra:  A. Gorkhaland is the name of the proposed state in India demanded by the majority people of Darjeeling hills and the people of Gorkha ethnic origin in...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-state-is-bay-of-bengal-/24396208/answers/25205521

Nauty
Q. Amrood kitne prakaar ke hote hain ?
Nauty:  A. Bay Of Bengal large but relatively shallow embayment of the northeastern Indian Ocean, occupying an area of about 839,000 square miles (2,173,000...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/amrood-kitne-prakaar-ke-hote-hain-/21204324/answers/24396230

  Web results for Northern India And Bengal
83 percent voter turnout in first phase of LS polls in West Bengal

Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, Alipurduar and Cooch Behar in northern West Bengal went to the hustings on Thursday, kick-starting the staggered five-phase... ...

http://post.jagran.com/83-percent-voter-turnout-in-first-phase-of-ls-polls-in-west-bengal-1397808254
Voting in 121 seats across 12 states

NEW DELHI, Apr 17 (Agencies): The fifth and biggest round of India's nine-phase national elections started this morning as voting began in 121... ...

http://www.kashmirtimes.com/newsdet.aspx?q=31244
Karnataka directed to build wall across controversial canal

Home> News > karnataka-news Panaji, April 17 : Bringing relief to Goa, the Karnaraka government was Thursday told by a specially designated... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-40675.html
Seven killed in two bus accidents in Thailand

Bangkok, April 17 : At least seven people were killed and 90 injured in two bus accidents in Thailand Thursday. In the first incident, a... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-40659.html
Almost 80 percent turnout in Bengal, voters still in queue (Night Lead)

Kolkata, April 17 Amid enthusiasm and long queues, around 80 percent voters exercised their franchise in the four West Bengal constituencies... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a453284.html

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