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US: Indian woman jailed for 20 years for setting husband on fire

A 27-year-old Indian-origin woman, convicted of arson leading to her husband's death two years ago, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison by a court in the US state of Texas. After long......

Indian woman in US found guilty of setting husband afire

A 27-year-old Indian-origin woman in the US state of Texas has been found guilty of causing arson that killed her husband two years ago. Shriya Bimal Patel was convicted on Monday of dousing her......

Assaulted Indian student in Australia remains critical

The condition of the 20-year-old Indian student, who was brutally attacked on December 29, remains critical but he was responding to medicine well, according to his brother. Manrajwinder Singh from......

India, Pakistan should shed their old baggage: Hina Rabbani Khar

Former Pakistan foreign minister Hina Rabbani Khar on Wednesday said India and Pakistan should shed their "old baggage" as she made a strong pitch for the resumption of the Indo-Pak dialogue......

Indian man to be extradited to US on murder charges

A 28-year-old Indian man, wanted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in relation to a 2008 shooting of another Indian, will be extradited to the United States from India to face homicide......

Once the preserve of youth, IT staffing enters middle age

The executive suite is not the only place that is greying in India's 40-year-old information technology sector.As the $108-billion industry enters middle age and its growth slows, the......

Doing business in India set to become easier

Rajiv Jain, a Jaipur-based 29-year-old entrepreneur, sees the government's nascent eBiz project as a game-changer. "Frankly, I never knew something like this existed," he says. Conceptualised and......

Nestle's cumin extract patent bid raises hackles

The age-old Indian home remedy of dadima ka nuskha (grandma’s advice) using kala jeera or kalaunji to treat many ailments might not be as freely available if a Nestle move comes off. The......

The good, the bad and the ugly of India's rural transformation

As impressive as the ongoing transformation of rural India seems to be, a number of old challenges remain unaddressed and have become even more daunting, says Rajiv Lall. The intersection......

Election adds bounce to sugar demand in India

Namdev Desai, manager of a small restaurant near the ruling Congress party's office in south Mumbai, has stocked up on cold sugary drinks in the past few weeks to quench the thirst of party workers......

When Irrfan, Salman, Alia took us by SURPRISE!

Did you know Irrfan Khan can dance? No, we didn't know either! One of the best actors in this country, his exceptional talent isn’t a secret outside India either. Be it Maqbool, The Namesake,......

Gulzar selected for Dadasaheb Phalke award

Gulzar, best known for penning memorable hits like 'Tujhse Naaraaz Nahi' and 'Tere Bina Zindagi Se' besides directing critically acclaimed films like 'Aandhi' and 'Mausam', was on Saturday chosen......

Review: Bhoothnath Returns needed Bhoothnath to direct

Bhoothnath Returns has a few laughs but it ignores the basics, rants Raja Sen.  I thought only Clint Eastwood delivered election manifestos around an empty chair. Bhoothnath Returns, directed......

Anil Kapoor launches global entertainment company

Get your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Bollywood, right here! Anil Kapoor has launched a global media and entertainment company called Antila Ventures in Dubai. The company......

Review: Main Tera Hero is total paisa vasool!

Not exactly meant for family audiences, Main Tera Hero is a refreshingly unpretentious, says Paloma Sharma.The first in a long enough list of good news is that at least, for once, it is......

KKR CEO on IPL fixing scandal: 'This is not a new story, is it?'

Describing the Indian Premier League betting and spot-fixing scandal as an old story, Kolkata Knight Riders CEO and Managing Director Venky Mysore says everything is on track as far as his......

Stats: Team India chasing 45-year-old record in Auckland

Team India is chasing a 45-year-old record at Eden Park tow in the opening Test. West Indies' 348 for five at Auckland in February 1969is the highest successful chase in the fourth innings of......

Harbhajan, 34-year-old Bhatia among World T20 probables

Seasoned opener Gautam Gambhir was omitted from India's 30-man probables' list for the upcoming ICC World Twenty20, to be held in Bangladesh, from March 16 to April 6. Delhi all-rounder Rajat......

Australia Open: Paes-Stepanek to face Dlouhy-Rosol in opener

Gunning for yet another Grand Slam title, India's old war horse Leander Paes and his Czech partner Radek Stepanek have been seeded fifth at the Australian Open and they will open......

'I understand the pressure of captaincy and will have to go through it'

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India's World Cup winning captain, has done a volte-face on his earlier statement. The 32-year-old has said is not averse to the idea of continuing as the skipper of......
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Communal Award
Q. I'm from USA. If I meet anybody from India, should I ask him "What Is Your Caste?"
Communal Award:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/im-from-usa.-if-i-meet-anybody-from-india-should-i-ask-him-w/27320284/answers/

RUKMINI
Q. Mr.rahul gandhi ji hi sab kya hai rama manidira niraman he modi party prachar kara hai kaya hindhu muslim figthing fighting india me bade desh bhakthi dekathe hai koyal ki basa mita boluthe hai chakuse indhustan nagiriki kulam kula hathya karu the ho lanka ko hagu lagaki lanka jale hanumman bhahar he kisiu ki rajunithi rananithi chaluraha hai hindhutanu me modi kodi hai idiyalogy ko hum dikalenge modulelogy just wait and see rahulji
RUKMINI:  A. He will immdtly understand that U r from old school of thoughts.Tera Popat hoga. He will immdtly ask U then, tum Bharat se Bhaga hua Bharatwasi hain na ? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mr.rahul-gandhi-ji-hi-sab-kya-hai-rama-manidira-niraman-he-m/27302191/answers/27320295

Kaundanya
Q. What Role will be given to Shri Lal Kishan Advani if he is elected as MP from GandhiNagar ?Any ministerial berth or just remain MP as he is too old now ??
Kaundanya:  A. Rukku, wtz today's special. Same old mudde & basaru?, try some new recipe. Maa Ji & Rahu are getting bored with that six month old tags. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-role-will-be-given-to-shri-lal-kishan-advani-if-he-is-e/27285668/answers/27302219

DNA
Q. In which state we get best tea ?
DNA:  A. he will be made the President of India after the term of Mr.Mukharjee expires ,if BJP forms the Govt. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-state-we-get-best-tea-/27271718/answers/27285711

soni mishra
Q. Which is the largest railway junction in india?
Soni Mishra:  A. one. From Europe: The Dutch East India Company introduced tea into Europe in one thousand, six hundred and ten, and it is said to have been first...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-largest-railway-junction-in-india/27230816/answers/27271720

  Web results for Old India
Home guard on poll duty run over by bus, dies in Raj

A 35-year-old home guard of Rajasthan police, who was on his way to join polling duty, died today after he was run over by a bus on Kota road in... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/general-elections-2014/home-guard-on-poll-duty-run-over-by-bus-dies-in-raj_924959.html
Right avenues for reforms

The BJP released its poll manifesto 13 days after the Congress came out with the same and the saffron party has come clear on their priorities and... ...

http://post.jagran.com/right-avenues-for-reforms-1397646413
Exiled Tibetans pay candle light tribute to Thinley Namgyal

Hundreds of Tibetans observed a candle light vigil and offered their prayers and support to 32- year- old Tibetan national, Thinley Namgyal, who... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/exiled-tibetans-pay-candle-light-tribute-to-thinley-namgyal-news-national-oeqqJcjehcg.html
Kerala zoo to have blue bulls and barking deer

As part of an animal exchange programme, the century-old zoo will get within three days five blue bulls, three barking deer, two albino black... ...

http://post.jagran.com/kerala-zoo-to-have-blue-bulls-and-barking-deer-1397643704
The Hottest Sporting Buzz is here!

Bollywood superstars Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone had reportedly brought a smile to the faces of the guests attending the Indian Premier... ...

http://www.rediff.com/sports/report/slide-show-1-the-hottest-sporting-buzz-is-here-/20140416.htm

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