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NYC derailed train nearly three times over speed limit: Probe

A New York commuter train that derailed on the weekend killing four people and injuring 63 others was travelling at a speed of 82 miles per hour -- nearly three times faster than the recommended......

Indian NGO selected for first US innovation award

Chintan, an Indian NGO has been chosen for America's first Innovation Award for the Empowerment of Women and Girls. The award funded by the Rockefeller Foundation through the Secretary's......

Delhi hosts three-day Asia 21 young leaders summit

The Asia Society's Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit, an event that brings together enterprising, young and under-40 achievers from across the Asia-Pacific region, is being hosted by New Delhi for the......

Obama to honour Indian American activist Vijaya Emani

Vijaya Emani, whoworked among domestic abuse victims, will receive the nation's second highest civilian honor posthumously by President Barack Obama on October 20 at a White House ceremony. Aziz......

Dr S N Prasad: A doyen among military historians

Colonel (Dr) Anil Athale remembers the contributions of military historian S N Prasad, who turned 90 recently. Indian civilisation is peculiar in some ways. Its view on life as endless cycle has......

Ratan Tata gets Rockefeller Lifetime Achievement Award

Tata Sons Chairman Ratan Tata has been awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by the prestigious Rockefeller Foundation for innovation in philanthropy.The Foundation, celebrating 100 years of global......

The story of the first couple of the Birla empire

The Birlas could be described as the Rockefellers of India. Just as the name Rockefeller is scattered all over America on various institutions, similarly the name Birla is spread far and wide......

'Investment needed to ensure Asian cities' safety'

Ashvin Dayal, Rockefeller Foundation managing director for Asia, says there is an urgent need to make investment for the safety of Asian cities from an environmental point of view given the rising......

'Invest more to keep Asian cities safe'

Ashvin Dayal, Rockefeller Foundation managing director for Asia, says there is an urgent need to make investment for the safety of Asian cities from an environmental point of view given the rising......

The man who saved billions from starvation

Image: Norman Borlaug rescued India from a severe food crisis. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters The work of Norman Borlaug, who helped save billions from starvation, is worth recalling, especially......

Rushdie & Padma Lakshmi doing fine

No thanks, we're fine. Novelist Salman Rushdie and his wife Padma Lakshmi might not have said it out loud in as many words, but they clearly seemed to be giving the media a message.There has been......

Need sex education?

Warning: This film is about sex, but don't expect any titillating scenes or erotic talk. Also be warned, the movie could be addictive. You may be so engrossed by its topicality, honesty, drama,......

Players need to rethink pay: NBA chief Stern

NBA Commissioner David Stern is not in a giving mood these days despite having an office that overlooks the holiday-season revelry of glittery Fifth Avenue. Stern figures he has given enough over......

Sameer Ahuja helms Sports Museum of America

When New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg formally inaugurated the Sports Museum of America May 7, Sameer Ahuja saw a dream transform into vibrant reality.The nation's first and only interactive,......

World's oldest Olympian passes away

The world's oldest Olympic gold medallist, Feroze Khan, who won a gold medal for India in hockey at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam, has passed away.Feroze, who celebrated his 100th birthday last year,......

USTA to serve some aces at the Open

Bewteen August 30 and September 12, keep an eye out on those taxi tops. You just might catch the live score from the US Open 2004. The onlyproblem is that there will be only about a hundred such......

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Q. What is "Illuminati Plan" funda.. who are they? Any info?
Sharmila Bose:  A. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company more

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Q. ---------------- gave away over US$ 500,000,000 during his lifetime
Anil Garg:  A. The Conspiracy for world takeover is as old as man himself. The Illuminati, in recent history, has twice tried to control the world --- in...... more

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Q. riddling master riddles -Where and when did the custom of having and decorating Christmas trees originate?a) Bremen, Germany circa 1570b) Riga, Latvia 1510c) Oslo, Norway 1525d) In Rockefeller Plaza, on Christmas.
Rising Sun:  A. John D. Rockefeller more

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Indian films rank high on sexualisation of women

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Special Arrangement India tops the charts in showing attractive women in its movies. TOPICS About 35... ...

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Can't We Get Serious?

The Deepika Padukone- Times of India exchange of words continues, and the newspaper seems to have taken it upon itself to carry on digging itself... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/OMG-Cant-We-Get-Serious/292025
Global film industry perpetuates discrimination against women UN-backed study

New York, Sept 23 (IBNS) Nowhere to be scene, women protagonists have less than one-third of all speaking roles in film and are largely absent from... ...

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Miner BHP Billiton to Cut 700 Jobs in Australia

Sydney : Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP Billiton said Tuesday it would lay off 700 workers at coal operations in central Queensland as it seeks... ...

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Rockefeller dynasty dumps oil

In 1862, a young John Rockefeller invested in the promising new industry of oil refining, thus beginning an enterprise that made him the richest... ...

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