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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......

Tamil party SWEEPS first polls in northern Lanka in 25 years

Sri Lanka's main Tamil party on Sunday secured a landslide win in the historic provincial council polls held after a gap of 25 years in the former Tamil Tigers-ruled northern province, an outcome......

Twin blasts rock north Afghanistan, 23 hurt

Twin blasts targetting a senior anti-terrorism official rocked a northern province in Afghanistan on Monday, injuring 23 persons, including eight policemen.The explosions occurred in quick......

Musharraf admits internal threats

As troops fanned out in Pakistan's north-western province to counter activities of a pro-Taliban cleric, Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf said the main threat to the country's national security......

24 China farmers buried in cave in

At least 24 farmers, including 12 women, were buried in a major cave-in in northern China's Shanxi Province, the local government said today. The fate of the 24 farmers is still unknown, Xinhua......

Tricks of trade: How South Asian network can help India

The Greater Mekong Sub-region economic corridors initiative offers a model that should be duplicated in South Asia, notes Barun Roy. Slowly but surely, the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) is moving......

OVL-OIL to buy Videocon's 10% in Mozambique field

ONGC Videsh Ltd and Oil India Ltd will buy Videocon Industries' 10 per cent stake in a giant Mozambique gas field for $2.475 billion. The acquisition of the stake in Mozambique's offshore Area 1,......

India, Lanka to double trade to $10 billion by 2016

Recognising the need to build a special economic partnership framework to achieve the shared goals of poverty alleviation, job creation and economic development for the people of the two countries,......

RIL sells 25% stake in Yemen oil block for $90 mn

Reliance Industries said on Wednesday it has completed sale of its 25 per cent stake in an oil block in Yemen to Indonesia's Medco Energi for about $90 million.RIL's Dubai-based subsidiary Reliance......

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......

Cricket Buzz: Indian govt grants $1m for Afghanistan stadium

The Indian government has passed a grant of $1 million for the construction of a cricket stadium in Afghanistan's southern province of Kandahar, according to a report. The stadium is set to come up......

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......

Double blow for Arthur; loses mother after sacking

"Shocked and shattered" at being sacked as coach of the Australian cricket team, Mickey Arthur also suffered a personal blow as his mother passed away following a long battle with cancer. After......

  People speak for northern province

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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.  more

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

vijay shukla
Q. How many nuclear explosions have there been?
Vijay Shukla:  A. Thanks for this treasure of infoUnfortunately it serves no purpose for me except academic interest more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-many-nuclear-explosions-have-there-been/24941565/answers/27126544

azam khan
Q. From where Idea of Sir name KHAN came ?
Azam Khan:  A. The United States conducted around 1,054 nuclear tests (by official count) between 1945 and 1992. Most of these tests took place at the Nevada Test...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/from-where-idea-of-sir-name-khan-came-/22616402/answers/24941575

hitler
Q. what is the specialty of 04-03?
Hitler:  A. It can have one of several connotations, all related in some capacity to the title of Khan, which originated from the Mongol Empire and its...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-specialty-of-04-03/22202945/answers/22616437

Ataur Rahman
Q. WHAT IS 9 P in S A ?
Ataur Rahman:  A. A few Events of 04-Mar 51 Nero, later to become Roman Emperor, is given the title princeps iuventutis (head of the youth). 306 Martyrdom of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-9-p-in-s-a-/21850438/answers/22202963

  Web results for Northern Province
Upcountry Tamils

The UPFA received 209,056 votes in Badulla district while the main opposition United National Party (UNP) secured 197,708 votes. The voters are... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3615611
Colombo to seize more lands for militarisation of North

As people have been successfully blocking the survey department officials from surveying their lands in recent times, the survey department... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3615610
Resume Talks With TNA, BJP Urges Lanka

COLOMBO: Muralidhar Rao, general secretary of the BJP in-charge of Tamil Nadu, and Vijay Jolly, global convener of the BJP's overseas affairs... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Resume-Talks-With-TNA-BJP-Urges-Lanka/2014/09/21/article2441828.ece
Back and Forth, Wearily, Across the Islamic State Border

Maktab Khalid, Iraq: Around 6 each morning, with the sun already a threat, an officer at a security checkpoint here in northern Iraq rolls back the... ...

http://ndtv.com.feedsportal.com/c/33805/f/606697/s/3eab826e/sc/8/l/0L0Sndtv0N0Carticle0Cworld0Cback0Eand0Eforth0Ewearily0Eacross0Ethe0Eislamic0Estate0Eborder0E595467/story01.htm
Down the opium tunnel

TRAVEL - GOING OFF TRACK What does it take to resurrect an opium-addled town? A dedicated royal, Thailand's Chiang Rai will tell you On top of... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/others/leisure/Travel-Down-the-opium-tunnel/articleshow/43021141.cms

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