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Killer cold wave makes north India shiver

The death toll due to the cold wave sweeping across north India rose to 157 even as its intensity abated slightly on Tuesday in parts of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh. The 300-km Jammu-Srinagar......

India concerned over harassment of Sikhs in Pak

Taking serious note of Sikhs being driven away from their homes by the Taliban in Pakistan's northwest region, India on Friday conveyed its concerns to Islamabad over the treatment meted out to the......

Cold wave persists in North India; toll at 46

North India continued to reel under an intense cold wave on Tuesday even as the death toll in the current spell rose to 46 with two more deaths being reported from Uttar Pradesh. The national......

5.2 intensity tremors rock Nepal

The northwest areas of Nepal were rocked by an earthquake tuesday morning, India Meteorologcal Department said in New Delhi.The temblor, which measured 5.2 on the Richter scale, occurred at 0721......

Rains, snow in north India

One person was killed and three injured as torrential rains accompanied by hailstorm lashed much of northwest India bringing much needed relief from the scorching heat even as unexpected heavy......

Jet inks e-ticketing deal with KLM, BA

Jet Airways on Monday announced India's first interline e-ticketing agreement with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Northwest Airlines and British Airways.Gaurang Shetty, vice president (marketing) of Jet......

Skymet lowers monsoon forecast; odds of a drought at 60%

India now faced a higher likelihood of a drought in some parts, as monsoon rain would be less than predicted in April, private weather forecaster Skymet said on Friday. It said the probability of a......

Monsoon: It may be 2009 all over again

Kharif sowing till June 20 almost 18 per cent less than last year;  328 districts under watch, based on rains in the first 15 days The southwest monsoon has covered almost half of India but......

Monsoon makes slow march

The monsoon is making slow progress across the country, even as millions of farmers eagerly wait for the first showers. The progress of rains is expected to be slow over the next few days and it is......

Rajat Gupta penning book to tell his story

India-born former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta, who is scheduled to begin his prison term on June 17, hopes to release a book telling his side of the story and visit India once he completes......

'You will always remain our Hero, Devsaab'

'Why should I give you an interview? What will you ask me that has not been asked before?' Devsaab asked A Ganesh Nadar.I grew up watching Devsaab's movies -- Guide, Johny Mera Naam, Hare Rama......

Dum Maaro Dum goes to Hyderbad

Bipasha Basu upped the glam quotient of Dum Maaro Dum's press conference at Hyderabad. Dressed in a simple floral short dress, the Bengali beauty looked gorgeous as she smiled for the cameras. She......

Bollywood gets blown away by Hrithik

The Twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. Hrithik Roshan's performance in Guzaarish seems to have......

Why Salman Khan thanked Akshay Kumar

The twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day.   Salman Khan is bonding with every star in Bollywood.......

Why Indian Americans can't get enough of Jay Sean

Last month the Trump Taj Mahal auditorium in Atlantic City was buzzing with young Indian American teenagers -- more girls than boys -- as they watched a handful of opening acts. But they were all......

Images: Vettel wins crash-hit Monaco GP

Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel took his fifth victory in six races when he won a crash-hit Monaco Grand Prix thriller for Red Bull on Sunday. With the safety car twice deployed and......

Motherland of soccer humiliated with first round defeat

England's bid to stage the World Cup for the first time in more than half a century ended in a humiliating first-round defeat when they collected just two votes from the 22-man FIFA executive......

Barcelona vs Real Madrid: The key head-to-head battles

It is still early in the season, of course, but a game that will be watched by millions worldwide could have a huge bearing on a title battle that was only ever going to involve two teams.......
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Om Shrivastava
Q. where is monsoon right now?
Om Shrivastava:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-monsoon-right-now/27579738/answers/

mohanbirsingh ghura
Q. How many territories did Alexander the Great conquer?
Mohanbirsingh Ghura:  A. It is still stuck in southern and central parts. MET department has also said that the monsoon will revive in the first week of July. A fresh...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-many-territories-did-alexander-the-great-conquer/24932429/answers/27579758

Pradipta pati
Q. How many HORSE-SHOE lakes are there in India ...name plz....???
Pradipta Pati:  A. Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Yemen, Jordan, Palestine, Israel, Egypt, Iran, Pakistan, part of India, Saudi Arabia, and Afghanistan. This is in...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-many-horse-shoe-lakes-are-there-in-india-...name-plz..../23360686/answers/24932473

Prasoon Sinha
Q. What Is The Total No. Of STATES At PRESENT In INDIA ?
Prasoon Sinha:  A. Bhalswa horseshoe lake or Bhalswa jheel is a lake in northwest Delhi, more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-total-no.-of-states-at-present-in-india-/23312697/answers/23360774

Prasoon Sinha
Q. which are the bountaries of india?
Prasoon Sinha:  A. north: Bhutan,Nepal,China. Northeast: Bangladesh.East: Mayanmar, Thailand, Malaysia. South: Srilanka. West: Arabian Sea. Northwest: Pakistan. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-are-the-bountaries-of-india/23312697/answers/17037878

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Court

"Children/infants are sold in adoption market/'Baccha Baazar' like potatoes, tomatoes and onions," Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau said,... ...

http://post.jagran.com/infants-sold-in-adoption-market-like-potatoes-tomatoes-court-1405137412
A midsummer nightmare

Summer planting had tumbled by almost half until Friday from a year earlier, seasonal showers have trailed a benchmark average by 43% as of... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/news/monsoon-woes-in-india-a-midsummer-nightmare/1269092/
Kharif sowing still lagging

With monsoon deficient by 53 per cent of the long period average in the country, kharif sowing has not picked up in the last week. It is lagging in... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kharif-sowing-still-lagging/article6203014.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Rain deficit in sowing season to hit farming

In the middle of sowing season, large swaths of central and northern India are staring at a rain deficient situation, as the monsoon continued to... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/419267/rain-deficit-sowing-season-hit.html
UPDATE 3-U.S. sets duties on South Korean steel pipe in about-face

(Adds comment on ITC decision) By Krista Hughes WASHINGTON, July 11 (Reuters) - The U.S. Commerce Department on Friday set duties on South Korean... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/07/11/usa-trade-pipes-idINL2N0PM21P20140711

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