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DESTRUCTIVE FORCE: Pix of world's first underwater N-test

The atoll of Bikini, a necklace of 23 islands located on the northern fringe of the Marshall Islands, was once popular for its sandy beaches and swaying palms that surrounded a tranquil, blue-green......

Lanka ends military ops, to rescue civilians

The Sri Lankan government on Monday said the combat operations in the northern parts of the island have concluded and security forces have been instructed to end the use of heavy calibre guns,......

Tamil Nadu cops 'strangulating' Tigers

As the Sri Lankan army continue its offensive deep into LTTE strongholds in the island nation's north, Tamil Nadu police have effectively 'strangulated' the Tigers' logistical routes by......

Lanka troops kill 13 Tigers

At least 13 Tamil Tiger rebels were killed in fierce gun battles with Sri Lankan troops in the north of the island nation, the Defence Ministry on Sunday.It said members of the elite Special Forces......

Lankan military kills 13 Tiger rebels

Sri Lanka's military killed 13 Tamil Tiger guerrillas in three separate confrontations in the island's troubled northern areas, the defence ministry said on Friday.Troops observed two motorcycles......

Indian BPO to offer 800 jobs in Ireland

Indian BPO major Firstsource has spread cheer by announcing plans to create more than 800 jobs in Northern Island.Firstsource, which operates from two bases in Northern Ireland, is among a growing......

Lessons Asian cities need to learn from China's urbanisation

With work on the Pearl River Delta bridge in full swing, China's grand plan to turn the region into a one-hour living zone is on course, says Barun Roy.   While China’s idea of a......

CBI report on Aircel-Maxis probe reflects progress: SC

The Supreme Court on Wednesday noted that a CBI report placed before it reflected "some progress" in the overseas probe by the agency into the controversial Aircel-Maxis deal involving former......

India's diplomacy forces China to change stand

China may take legitimate credit for pulling off a successful summit last week of the alternative powers - Brazil, Russia, India, South Africa and itself, informally known as BRICS.Yet, the fact......

Markets brave Japan jolt

Markets ended the day below the dotted line, albeit off the day's lows. Earlier in the day, the Sensex slumped over 200 points after a strong earthquake hit Northern Japan.Better-than-expected IIP......

Ram Vilas Paswan's son takes the plunge... in Bollywood

Something was cooking in Madh island (a group of fishing villages and farmlands in northern Mumbai) recently, and no, it was not lovers looking for a romantic getaway. Rather it was the place......

Review: 47 Ronin is painful

Don’t bother with 47 Ronin if you’ve already seen the 2:31 minute trailer, the rest of the 116.69 minutes can be ignored, writes Paloma Sharma. If 47 Ronin were your......

Bobby Deol, Irrfan dance with bikini babes

Bobby Deol, Suniel Shetty and Irrfan Khan were spotted chilling at a party to celebrate their upcoming film Thank You, among dancing women in bikinis. The big bash was held at Madh Island, in......

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......

McIlroy edges out Woods in lucrative shootout in China

World number six Rory McIlroy produced some dazzling golf on the back nine to overcome a sniffling Tiger Woods by one shot in their lucrative 'Match at Mission Hills' in China on Monday.The double......

India open New Zealand tour with ODI on Jan 19

India’s cricket team will open its tour of New Zealand with the first of five One-day Internationals in Napier on January 19, 2014, while Auckland and Wellington will stage the two Tests in......

Brit sailing champ dies as boat capsizes in US at training

British yacht-racing champion Andrew ‘Bart’ Simpson, who won a gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, was killed on Thursday when his vessel capsized in San Francisco Bay......

Sheikh Salman wins AFC presidential election

Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa will run Asian football for the next two years after the Bahraini won a three-way election for the presidency of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on......

  People speak for northern island

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Prince Mathew
Q. which are the countries lie in the tropical region?
Prince Mathew:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-are-the-countries-lie-in-the-tropical-region/27599852/answers/

HARIJIBAN BANERJEE
Q. WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND THE GREAT BRITAIN ?
HARIJIBAN BANERJEE:  A. In the Western Hemisphere, tropical countries include Mexico, all of Central America, all of the Caribbean islands from just south of Nassau in the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-difference-between-the-united-kingdom-and-the-gr/25313311/answers/27599856

right sense
Q. where is polyandry practised ? how does the balance takes place ?
Right Sense:  A. The United Kingdom is a country that consists of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. In fact, the official name of the country is "United...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-polyandry-practised--how-does-the-balance-takes-pla/25310655/answers/25313347

HARI singh Nalwa
Q. What do you know about Ireland!!! Their Culture, Tradition, Environment, Weather ETC?????
HARI Singh Nalwa:  A. Polyandry is a form of polygamy whereby a woman takes two or more husbands at the same time.Polyandry in Tibet was a common practice and continues...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-you-know-about-ireland-their-culture-tradition-envir/25249628/answers/25310682

vijay shukla
Q. How many nuclear explosions have there been?
Vijay Shukla:  A. Ireland is an island to the north-west of continental Europe. It is the third-largest island in Europe and the twentieth-largest island on Earth....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-many-nuclear-explosions-have-there-been/24941565/answers/25249640

  Web results for Northern Island
Cruising in cargo ship to be a new experience for visitors in Northern Territory

Visitors will soon be able to cruise from Darwin to Gove on board a working cargo ship as part of a unique new tourism venture being supported by... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/cruising-cargo-ship-new-experience-visitors-northern-territory/
Olympic Champion Nicola Adams on Course for Boxing Gold

Boxer Nicola Adams in action during CWG 2014 AP Glasgow: England's Nicola Adams remained on course to add Commonwealth gold to her Olympic... ...

http://sports.ndtv.com/commonwealth-games-2014/news/227620-2014-commonwealth-games-olympic-champion-nicola-adams-on-course-for-boxing-gold
JE threat looms large in Sonitpur district

TEZPUR, July 30 Japanese Encephalitis(JE) has become a serious threat for the common masses here as it has already taken the lives of four people... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=jul3114/state051
NASA Selects Instruments to Track Climate Impact on Vegetation

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --NASA has selected proposals for two new instruments that will observe changes in global vegetation from the International... ...

http://in.sys-con.com/node/3131555
Japanese search US archives for WWII MIA info

Racing against time, members of a Japanese organization are combing a New York military museum's World War II records for information they hope... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/japanese-search-us-archives-for-wwii-mia-info-news-others-oh4waphieggge.html

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