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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......

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......

RIL sells stake in Yemen oil block to Indonesian firm

Reliance Industries has sold its 25 per centstake in an oil block in Yemen to Indonesia's Medco Energi for about $90 million, the firm's second overseas stake sale in one month. RIL's Dubai-based......

China sends officials to villages to eradicate poverty

Stepping up its campaign to eradicate rural poverty, China has launched a new scheme under which its provincial officials have to live in villages and develop those areas, where most of its over......

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......

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......

Games security stayed in shadows, kept focus on sport

From ordinary police on the beat to the shadows of Britain's security establishment, the sighs of relief are almost audible. Terrorism is an act of theatre, an adage goes, but thanks to firm and......

  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
Candidate's home attacked ahead of Sri Lanka poll

Colombo: A Tamil opposition candidate says several of her aides were injured in an assault on her home, on the eve of a historic poll for Sri... ...

http://spaceviewtimes.com/global/item/678-tamil-candidate-s-home-attacked-ahead-of-sri-lanka-poll
This region could become China-India gateway

Five Southeast Asia countries are set to bridge China and India - Asia`s two largest economies - but whether or not they boost economic development... ...

http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/features/this-region-could-become-china-india-gateway_1072623.html
Four militants killed, eigh...

At least four militants were killed and eight others were detained Tuesday as security forces stormed Taliban hideouts in Afghanistan, the... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/four-militants-killed-eight-captured-afghanistan
On Earth Day, These Photos Remind Us Just How Little We Know Of The Planet We Call Home

Happy Earth Day! Every year on April 22, the world celebrates this amazingly diverse planet we call home, focusing on ways to protect it from the... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/04/22/earth-photos_n_5186138.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
Presidential elections announced for June 3 even as war-torn Syria burns!

Damascus : Amid the ongoing violence, Syria will hold a presidential election that critics say will be rigged to return President Bashar al-Assad... ...

http://daily.bhaskar.com/article/WOR-presidential-elections-announced-for-june-3-even-as-war-torn-syria-burns-4589523-PHO.html?HF-9=

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