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Dam row: Slippers thrown at TN minister, tension escalates

As tension escalated on the inter-state border town of Kumily over the Mullaperiyar dam issue, protestors on the Tamil Nadu side on Sunday threw slippers at Finance Minister O Panneerselvam and......

Mumbai gears up to receive President Obama

Mumbai is gearing up to witness the spectacle of US President's visitNobody knows better what it means when the President of the most powerful nation in the world comes calling than......

Thekkady boat mishap toll rises to 45

The final toll in the boat tragedy at Thekkady in Kerala reached 45 with the recovery of one more body from the lake on Sunday, as authorities called off search operations saying all the victims......

Crime Branch to investigate Kerala boat mishap

The Kerala Crime Branch will investigate the boat mishap at Thekkady, in which a tourist boat owned by the Kerala State Tourism Development Corporation capsized on Wednesday, claiming the lives of......

Heavy downpour slows down Mumbai

Heavy rains threw normal life out of gear in India's financial capital Mumbai on Wednesday.The city witnessed waterlogging in several areas and disruption of air and rail...

India to beat US to become No.1 in ACs: LG

Korean consumer durables major LG on Friday said it will invest Rs 800 crore (Rs 8 billion) in 2011 to add capacity and for other purposes in India, which it expects will become its largest......

A farmer's hunger strike to fight land acquisition

Land acquisition for special economic zones has been a major bone of contention across the nation. Thousands of people whose land was being acquired to set up SEZs have protested against the low......

Kerala and India's first cruise boat

The rains may have played truant in the state this year, but that doesn't seem to have dampened the enthusiasm hospitality developers show for Kerala, that sliver of God's Own Country that is......

Baby time for Enrique Iglesias & Anna Kournikova?

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias and tennis star Anna Kournikova are expecting their first child together, according to......

Bollywood cheers for Gurinder Chadda

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Bollywood sure is curious of Gurinder Chadda's It's a Wonderful Afterlife. Some of the stars like Neha Dhupia and Neetu Chandra went to......

Video: Kidnapping Aishwarya Rai

The shooting of Mani Ratnam's Raavan is on in full swing. Padma Shri awardee and noted dancer-choreographer Astad Deboo recently choreographed a sequence, where......

CWG: Tearful Pearson takes solace in hurdles gold

Australia's Sally Pearson overcame last week's 100 metres heartbreak to win the hurdles event over the same distance on Monday, collapsing on the track in tears after her golden run. Pearson was......

Socca Punch: The World Cup Quiz

With most people glued into their television sets this month, it is imperative to talk about nothing else but the FIFA World Cup. The 2010 edition in South Africa, the first ever in the......

Federer teases Australians with migration tale

After breaking the heart of third-round opponent Albert Montanes, Roger Federer broke the hearts of millions of Australians when he said his family had nearly migrated to the country when he was in......

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Q. best places to see in Kerala?
:  A. First go to Munnar ... A beautiful hill station ... Enroute visit Sankaracharya Temple , Aathakadu and Valera water falls, Karadippara View Point,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/best-places-to-see-in-kerala//answers/19965431

Megha Mishra
Q. i shrug at the thought that the boat which capsized in periyar lake in Thekkady in kerala...i along with my family was on board the same boat in November 2007
Megha Mishra:  A. mishaps happen at unexpected times. So, they are called accidents. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-shrug-at-the-thought-that-the-boat-which-capsized-in-periy/19965329/answers/15711568

swati Mittal
Q. What is special about Kerala?
Swati Mittal:  A. Kerala, the land of rivers and backwaters is a green strip of land, in the South West corner of Indian peninsula. Kerala is a state with full...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-special-about-kerala/15711552/answers/15204305

krishna kumar
Q. Kerala now figures in the world map as tourist destination. have you visited kerala?
Krishna Kumar:  A. Yes I have visited Kerala on three occasions. I have explored all of Fort Kochi, Ernakulam, the Backwaters Kollam, Kumarakom, Venbanad Lake,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/kerala-now-figures-in-the-world-map-as-tourist-destination.-/15204205/answers/13129425

nandakumar kartha
Q. Which is the most attractive tourist destination in Kerala?
Nandakumar Kartha:  A. Periyar lake more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-most-attractive-tourist-destination-in-kerala/13123309/answers/12742756

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Offbeat romantic getaways

A romantic trip doesn't always have to include Paris or Venice. There's no ideal setting for love, as a few on team Femina discovered on these... ...

http://femina.in/lifestyle/travel/offbeat-romantic-getaways-2473.html
The Periyar Inheritance

Everything was cloaked by a green mantle, with creeping, crawling, jumping, flying life forms attached to virtually every bud, shoot, leaf, twig,... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/50571-the-periyar-inheritance.html
Enigmatic beauty of Kerala

Advertisement Wedged between the Arabian Sea and the Western Ghats, Kerala is a destination for a lifetime. Peaceful beaches, composed climate,... ...

http://www.mynews.in/Blog/enigmatic_beauty_of_kerala_B225088.html
Veritable confluence

Kerala is the perfect blend of beauty, mythology and culture, says ratan kumar halder IT is a well known fact that travelling is part of... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/46821-veritable-confluence.html
Jungle Calling Periyar National Park

Set high in the ranges of Western Ghats, Periyar Kerala is a national park and a Tiger Reserve. It is one of the best wildlife sanctuaries in India... ...

http://www.mynews.in/Blog/jungle_calling_periyar_national_park_B216458.html

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