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As 'America's Doctor,' Vivek Murthy will hit the ground running

More than a year after he was nominated by President Barack Obama, the US Senate, defying the powerful pro-gun lobby National Rifle Association, voted to confirm Dr Vivek Hellegere Murthy as the......

Indian American surgeon general nominee counters GOP critics

In a stellar performance, Indian American US Surgeon General Dr Vivek Murthy took on one critic after another at the Senate confirmation hearing. Aziz Haniffa reports. The Republican attacks......

Indian-American docs pitch for Murthy's confirmation as surgeon general

An influential group of Indian American doctors has campaigned at the Capitol Hill for Dr Vivek Murthy, who has been nominated by President Barack Obama for the post of surgeon general of the......

Likely Nobel prize winners for 2014

The IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters has announced its 2013 “Nobel-class” Citation Laureates on Wednesday, which names 28 researchers representing 22 distinct academic and......

When Nixon broke US law and helped Pak army against B'desh

More than four decades ago, the Nixon administration knowingly broke United States law to help the Pakistani army against Bangladesh and encouraged China to mass troops on Indian border to oppose......

Rajat Gupta's daughter takes witness stand

A day after former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta notified the court that he will not testify in his own defence, his eldest daughter and close friends took the witness stand on his behalf in......

Xander rides on contra bets

Xander Group, named after the Greek conqueror, Alexander, who established initial economic connections between India, other emerging Asian markets and the West, seems to follow its inspiration in......

Four-legged cure for recession blues

William Behnke bought a black male English Labrador retriever named Ghillie from Wildrose Kennels in Oxford, Miss. three years ago. A business developer at GCI, an Alaskan telecom company, Behnke......

Bill Gates pips Buffett, is America's richest

The rich haven't gotten richer--or poorer--this year. The price of admission to this, the 27th edition of The Forbes 400, is $1.3 billion for the second year in a row. The assembled net worth of......

Want to buy a castle? $1 million is enough

When Richard Gaylord tells people he lives in a castle, few believe him. "But it really is one," the developer protests. "We've got the turrets and all. I'm a stickler for detail, and I don't like......

Oscars 2014: Matthew McConaughey, Cate Blanchett win top awards

The 86th Annual Academy Awards have been announced. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: Best Picture American HustleGravityTwelve Years A SlaveCaptain PhillipsDallas Buyers......

Oscar 2014: Martin Scorsese and the men who shouldn't beat him

Martin Scorsese has come under tremendous flak for his drug-and-adrenalin-fuelled adaptation of Jordan Belfort’s The Wolf Of Wall Street. Does he have a shot at the Best Director Oscar this......

Decoding the Golden Globes 2013 nominations

The Golden Globes 2013 nominations is a spread so full, rich and varied it'd satisfy most cinematic gluttons, writes Raja Sen. It’s been a helluva year at the movies. From Martin Scorsese to......

Oscars Winners at a Glance: The Artist wins 5 awards

The 84th Annual Academy Awards have been announced. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold:Best Picture The ArtistThe DescendantsExtremely Loud & Incredibly CloseThe HelpHugoMidnight......

BAFTA announces 2012 nominees

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe joined Great Expectations actress Holliday Granger as the young actors announcedthe 2012 British Academy of Film and Television Awards (BAFTA) nominations this......

'We would one day succeed in including polo as an Olympic sport'

Polo is regarded as the sport of kings. It was played by the likes of Darius, Genghis Khan and Alexander the Great. In India, it was widely played in medieval times, which is evidenced by the fact......

Number crunching: India vs West Indies head-to-head

India will be looking to better their head-to-head record when they take on the West Indies in the first of the two-Test series at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata, starting on Wednesday. Overall, the......

Gujrathi, Sethuraman in line for medal at World Junior Chess Championship

Indian Grandmasters Vidit Gujrathi and S P Sethuraman placed themselves for a medal contention as they defeated Jorge Cori of Peru and Vladislav Kovalev of Belarus respectively in the 12th and......

New IOC president to remain unpaid volunteer: Rogge

The successor to International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Jacques Rogge will remain an unpaid volunteer after all six presidential hopefuls turned down the idea of a salary, Rogge said on......

Europa: Tottenham thump Inter, Chelsea stunned by Steaua

Tottenham Hotspur trounced a sorry Inter Milan 3-0 in the Europa League on Thursday while last year’s European champions Chelsea were humbled 1-0 by Steaua Bucharest after being stung by a......

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Q. do u share ur birthday with some celebrity??? me with cricketers Don Bradman, Mohd Yusuf (Yusuf Yohana) Dalip Singh (Khali), tennis star Carlos Moya, film heroine Neha Dhupia.
:  A. 1368 - Charles VI, [the Well-Beloved], king of France (1380-1422)1483 - Nicolaus von Amsdorf, German reformation theologist1560 - Jan Gruter, Dutch...... more

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Q. FASTEST CENTURY MADE BY ???
Ashok Sharma:  A. Shahid Afridi 100 off 37 balls, ODIFastest century in Cricket World cup by Kevin O'Brienin test cricket.. Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards, in 56...... more

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Q. what are the colours in rainbow ?
Hmm Howru:  A. 7 colours, A rainbow is an optical and meteorological phenomenon that causes a spectrum of light to appear in the sky when the Sun shines onto...... more

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Q. who is favourate cricketer in world
Sitapati Rao:  A. It is ISSAC VIVIAN ALEXANDER RICHARDS ( The King) for his batting prowess and carefreestyle more

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Q. what leads people to invent camera? who invented it ? which compnay is the first manufacuturer of camera?
Abubakar Sidiq:  A.  George Eastmann invented the camera(roll-film camera) in 1888.( But actually, somebody else made the camera first--that is, first camera that was...... more

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Action-Packed Year for Books, Controversies Galore

The literary scene in 2014 was vibrant going by what Indians read and wrote and there were controversies as well as the pulping of two books... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/2014-ActionPacked-Year-for-Books-Controversies-Galore/874382
Belarus's Lukashenko demands that trade with Russia be in dollars, euros - Belta

2:40pm IST MINSK Dec 18 (Reuters) - Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko has demanded that Belarus's transactions with Russia be... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/12/18/russia-crisis-belarus-idINL6N0U20Z320141218
Excitement is Building for Europe's go to Conference for Sub 24m Craft; Fast Interception & Riverine Operations..

/PRNewswire/ -- With representation from the United States , Sri Lanka , the UK, the Netherlands , Gibraltar , Portugal , and more, Fast... ...

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Prepare for 'dramatic' investment cuts

Brent for January delivery was trading at USD 59.15 on Tuesday morning and WTI crude was trading at USD 54.27, continuing a slide in global oil... ...

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National Academy of Inventors Names 170 New Fellows

-- The 2014 class brings total NAI Fellows to 414 distinguished academic innovators TAMPA, Florida , Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National... ...

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