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PHOTOS: Hundreds of homes inundated as UK floods spread

Hundreds of homes were swamped by floods along the River Thames in the United Kingdom on Wednesday, with forecasters warning of more bad weather. British Prime Minister David Cameron warned that......

PIX: Thousands at risk as swollen Thames bursts banks in UK

Thousands of homes in southern England are bracing for flooding after the River Thames burst its banks, with forecasters warning more bad weather is expected, ABC News reported. Kindly click NEXT......

Row over NRI sex offender on Queen's royal barge

The presence of an Indian origin man on the royal barge with Queen Elizabeth during Sunday's pageant on River Thames has raised a storm after it was revealed that he had been previously convicted......

Terrorists plan strikes on London's tourist spots

Terrorists are planning attacks on London's tourist hotspots by sending explosive-laden boats down the Thames river, with an intelligence official claiming that the Mumbai strikes showed the way, a......

UK: Ganesh visarjan in Thames

Over 10,000 people from all walks of life witnessed the first-ever immersion of Lord Ganesha's idol at river Thames, marking the culmination of Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Britain. The 'Shobha......

Smart city challenge: Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, are you ready?

At a time when the world is talking about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of developing ‘100 smart cities’ to accommodate the burgeoning population of India, we take a......

Ease of doing business: India ranks worse than Pakistan

Image: Wipro Chairman Azim Premji (R), Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy (2nd R), Mukesh Ambani (C), chairman of Reliance Industries, Rahul Bajaj , chairman of the Bajaj Group. Photographs:......

UK keen to invest in Bengal, Cameron invites Mamata to London

Prime Minister David Cameron assured British investment in West Bengal at a meeting with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who was invited by him to visit the UK."The meeting was very constructive......

Shanghai rising!

Benjamin Wood swings his bulky frame over the saddle, straps on his helmet, and settles onto a vintage motorcycle with sidecar. The American architect kicks the engine into life with a single......

Billionaire hotel moguls

Billionaires own stocks, bonds, real estate and art. Many also have their own collectible cars, mega-yachts and private planes. And some own hotels. Nice ones.Hotels come in handy, and they can......

Amitabh Bachchan buys river-front property in Gujarat

"I am giving you a surprise. Please put Amitabh Bachchan's name on the papers."When Rajesh Yadav said this to Viram Gamara on November 23, while registering a document to transfer the title of a......

Jade Goody's legacy to her sons

Cancer-stricken Jade Goody has exchanged wedding rings with her beau Jack Tweed after doctors told her that she has months to live. The couple staged the private ceremony on the side of the River......

Sarita Khajuria's death is a mystery

Bhaji On The Beach and Bend It Like Beckham actress Sarita Khajuria, who had drowned in the Thames earlier this year, was the daughter of an Indian architect father and a Finnish mother. She......

Taxi driver dives off Tower Bridge in Olympic protest

A man dived off London's historic Tower Bridge into the River Thames on Monday during a protest by taxi drivers over their exclusion from part of a special Olympic Games road network in the......

London Game's first cable car lifts off

London's first cable car service opened its doors to the public on Thursday, a spectacular ride high across the River Thames near the Olympic Park which will help visitors to the Games avoid any......

Will Federer win his seventh ATP World Tour Finals title?

  Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka, Tomas Berdych, Marin Cilic, Roger Federer, Andy Murray, Kei Nishikori and Milos Raonic take a group selfie during the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals tennis......

Sports Shorts: Nishikori carries four billion Asian hopes

Kei Nishikori of Japan changes his shirt. Photograph: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images His mere presence causes hysteria and pandemonium in the Land of the Rising Sun and he has no tennis equal in a......

Djokovic crushes Nadal to retain Tour Finals title

The message from Novak Djokovic could not have been more emphatic as he retained his title at the ATP World Tour Finals on Monday with a crushing victory over Rafael Nadal. Nadal deservedly ended......
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Q. Name the world famous gardens sited ten miles outside of London, close to the River Thames.
Giaa:  A.  more

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Vilas Pardhe
Q. Why can't our rivers passing through cities be just crystal clear like Thames in London, Seine River in Paris, Amstel river in Amsterdam, Rhine river in cologne, Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad, Huangpu River in Shanghai ?
Vilas Pardhe:  A. Kew Gardens more

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Shubham Dwivedi
Q. where is river thames? why it is caled the '''ganges'''of theta country?
Shubham Dwivedi:  A. Main reason is no Industrial waste is drained in their rivers other reasons are no one there do the laundry in river. Litre in the river, Make...... more

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anantharaman
Q. Which of the following is a river of France ? a) Thames b) Seine c) Danube d) Volga
Anantharaman:  A. The River Thames flows through southern England. It is the longest river entirely in England and the second longest in the United Kingdom, behind...... more

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Garden Bridge approved by Mayor of London's office

Designed by Thomas Heatherwick - who created the cauldron for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games the Garden Bridge will be 366m long and... ...

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Five Bizarre Christmas Trends From Around The World

To kick start their Christmas celebrations, some Britons come together, strip their clothes and take a dip in the freezing Thames river! The event,... ...

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Family holiday ideas for 2015 - without a theme park in sight!

Does the thought of another two week holiday on an all-inclusive package surrounded by English accents fill you with dread? Here's Responsible... ...

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MTDC mulling launch of amphibian bus service in Mumbai, Konkan

The Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) is toying with the idea of starting an amphibian bus service at some tourist spots along the... ...

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Dance to music from your wireless headphones

HEADPHONE OR SILENT PARTIES REGION: London The holiday spirit in UK through Christmas and New Year's Eve is on the wish-list of most tourists.... ...

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