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'Dangerous levels of toxic lead in Indian paints'

A study carried out by the Centre for Science and Environment has revealed the alarming fact that most of the popular brands of paints available in India contain high quantities of lead, a toxin......

Why was I called, wasn't even a good student, PM jokes @ AIIMS

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday attended the 42nd convocation of All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi. Modi addressed the audience and said that India was way behind in the......

Malala, Obama girls on Time's most influential teens list

Nobel Peace prize winner Malala Yousafzai, Obama's daughters and Joshua Wong, the face of the Hong Kong protests against China have been named by Time magazine among its list of the 25 most......

'Modi@Madison Square Garden is once-in-a-lifetime event'

'The Madison Square Garden event is a celebration -- a welcome -- of not only Prime Minister Narendra Modi by the Indian-American community, but an important moment to strengthen the friendship......

'There's no word like Chennai in Tamil'

The Chennai Central train station. Photo: Courtesy, Arian Zwegers/Wikimedia.org ‘Madras is a Tamil word while Chennai is Telugu. Without the English, there would have been no Madras.......

40 years....and now: How Horlicks grew up with the times

Horlicks has had its most eventful run in the last 40 years, changing its positioning with changing times.   Photograph: Courtesy,  GlaxoSmithKline Before the advent of plastic......

Scientists hack into Gmail with 92% accuracy

Scientists have developed a novel method that allowed them to successfully hack into Gmail with up to 92 per cent accuracy. A team of researchers, including an assistant professor at the University......

Looking at angel fund in tech start-ups: Infosys co-founder Kris

Looking at angel investing in tech start-ups: Gopalakrishnan IT major Infosys Co-Founder and Non-Executive Vice Chairman S Gopalakrishnan on Monday said he is looking at angel investing in......

Google most attractive employer among Asia-Pacific graduates

Internet giant Google is the most attractive employer for graduates from the Asia-Pacific region in a list of top companies which figures no Indian firm. According to global employer branding firm......

E-rickshaws legal but aren't regulated

Jai Bhagwan Goel, a politician active in Delhi circles who joined the Bharatiya Janata Party in February, was instrumental in getting a significant rally convened on  June 17. In the rally, he......

'I enjoyed working in my first Kannada film'

Ester Noronha is on home turf. The Mangalorean actress debuted in the Kannada movie Usiriginta…Neene Hattira that released last Friday. Her popularity in Telugu cinema zoomed earlier this......

Review: Lucy is a visual treat

  Lucy could have used more action and a better soundtrack, feels Paloma Sharma.   Luc Besson's Lucy attempts to explore the purpose of life and the limits of the human......

'It's very important to make a happy film that entertains'

On Hrishikesh Mukherjee's 91st birth anniversary on September 30, we bring back excerpts from a Rediff interview with the brilliant filmmaker, just after the release of his last film, Jhoot Bole......
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Flying Saucer
Q. which Scientist was known as Darwin's Bulldog?
Flying Saucer:  A.  more

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Shunmugham
Q. People have over estimated ANNA HAZARE! He is just a stubborn old ex-service man with limited education and knowledge of this world... a little disturbed by kejriwal's popularity and his achievements. A Gandhi cap and Khadi clothes alone cannot create a Gandhi. Any com?
Shunmugham:  A. CRR ', Best Answer - Chosen by Asker In Darwins day,it was believed the cells structure was very simple. Ernst Haeckel, Darwins popularizer in...... more

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sigma
Q. What is the simple defnition of GOD ??
Sigma:  A. I think, in no way , Anna jee alone, can change the Indian political scenario until and unless he aligns himself to a particular political line or...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-simple-defnition-of-god-/26925029/answers/27206057

PRINCE RAJ
Q. who discovered soap and when?
PRINCE RAJ:  A. an atheist is someone who doesn't believe in a god, multiple gods, or any god-like entities", that's it, very simple defnition, it's not...... more

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India Lover
Q. What is known as sorrow of China?
India Lover:  A. Legend says that soap was first discovered on Sappo Hill in Rome when a group of Roman women were washing their clothes in the River Tiber at the...... more

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5 wearables addressing fashionistas as well as fitness freaks

The new wearables category, though not very popular, has managed to make space for itself in the mobile market. While India is now seen as a... ...

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The limitation of Philosophy

masters' blogs seekers' blogs Category Name Friend(s) email id:(Max 5 email ids.) Personalized Message Your email has been sent.... ...

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New Geosocial Networking App swop to Celebrate Beta-launch at Arizona State University on Thursday, October 23, 2014

PRWeb 2014-10-21 swop's launch team will be joining ASU students for a night of live music and food to give away swag and encourage attendees to... ...

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PRWeb 2014-10-21 Oversized Hardcover Storybook Contains Miyazaki's Watercolor Illustrations And The Original Fable That Inspired The... ...

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BJP vote share doubled after 35 years of steady growth in Maharashtra

MUMBAI: The BJP's success in Maharashtra, marked by a dramatic doubling in its vote share this year, compared with the 2009 assembly elections, is... ...

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