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Crores spent yet Yamuna remains dirty

A parliamentary panel has noted that Yamuna river seems "dirtier" than before despite Rs 6,500 crore having been spent on its clean-up even as a project to lay interceptor sewers along the three......

What Jairam did and didn't do as green minister

Jairam Ramesh's tenure as MinisterĀ of Environment and Forests cannot be assessed in a hurry; there are lots of positives there, but also many question marks, says Himanshu Thakkar"Kicked upstairs"......

Why are we neglecting our life-giving rivers?

We can still clean up India's rivers only if have the resolve. That is, the resolve both of the people and the authorities, the former for good behaviour the latter to ensure that once cleaned up,......

40 years on, these villagers await rehabilitation

Three hundred and sixteen families unsettled by the Bagmati river project in Bihar 40 years ago still are waiting to be rehabilitated. Dinesh Kumar Mishra reports their plight.We went to meet the......

FBI shuts 3 Indian jewellery stores

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation carried out search operations on three jewellery stores owned by Indian American and located in popular Indian market in Jersey City for their alleged......

CBI shielding Tatas, Balwa tells court

The "CBI's heart beats for the Tatas", 2G scam accused Shahid Usman Balwa alleged in court, questioning the agency's portrayal of the group as a "victim" of A Raja's spectrum allocations.......

Will the $9.6 bn Vedanta-Cairn deal ever get approved?

More than eight months ago, India's oil and gas sector saw the signing of its biggest acquisition deal.That was when on August 16, 2010, Anil Agarwal-controlled Vedanta Resources entered into an......

High GDP growth? Save water

For villages in Sambalpur, revisiting old ponds has meant a return to prosperity. The legacy of progress in time has been faster transportation, better communication, taller buildings and lots......

Beware of the Stuxnet worm!

Stuxnet has wrecked havoc across the world. Last June, this deadly worm capable of destroying nuclear plants was discovered at the Bushehr nuclear power plant in Iran. A study by Symantec now......

India innovates: 'Deep Bahan' for rickshaw pullers

Rickshaw-puller Haripada Das is a happy man these days driving his own specially-designed rickshaw which is lighter and spacious and also covers his head enabling him to drive under scorching sun......

Does casting couch exist? Yes, say these actors

Actors rarely talk against their directors. In fact, these relationships generally turn into great friendships through the years. But, sometimes, it can turn sour. Like in the recent case of......

When celeb moms flaunted their baby bumps

Konkona Sen Sharma, the newest Bollywood mommy on the block, became the first Indian celebrity to pose on a magazine cover, flaunting her pregnant belly. The actress appeared on the cover of OK!......

Remembering Tamil actress Sujatha

For an industry that is all about glitz and glamour quotient, it's no surprise that Tamil cinema thrives on larger-than-life action stories, with its women mostly lurking in the......

Anushka Sharma's bridal dreams

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Anushka Sharma poses beside a mannequin wearing a bridal outfit during the unveling of the 'Band Baaja Baraat wedding collection', in Mumbai......

Padmapriya: I don't do movies for the awards

Popular actress Padmapriya, who was singled out for special mention by the National Film awards jury recently for performances in various roles, is not one to wallow in self-pity after having......

Resurgent Windies geared up for Ireland threat

Aware that any slip-up could pose a serious threat to their quarter-final chances, a resurgent West Indies will take on giant-killers Ireland in an interesting group B match of the World Cup in......

Captaincy, a dream come true: Gambhir

Handed over the responsibility of captaining India in the first two ODIs against New Zealand in Mahendra Singh Dhoni's absence, opener Gautam Gambhir on Sunday said leading the national team in the......

CWG update, Day 1: Sukhen gives India 2nd silver

Hamizan Amirul Ibrahim won the men's 56-kg weightlifting event to claim Malaysia's first gold medal at the Commonwealth Games on Monday.Ibrahim set a new Games mark of 116 kg in the snatch to claim......

PM takes charge of the Commonwealth Games

Sensing the urgency to ensure that the Commonwealth Gamesare held in New Delhi on schedule from October 3 to 14 and to remove the clouds of uncertainty over the Games, Prime Minister Dr Manmohan......

Images: Malinga, Mathews too hot to handle for Kiwis

Electing to bat, New Zealand made a disastrous start, losing opener Martin Guptill in the second ball of the first over. Trying to cut an away going delivery from Malinga, Guptill's leading edge......

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bhuvan som
Q. what meaning of NATIONAL ANTHAM JAN GAN MAN .
Bhuvan Som:  A.  more

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rajesh
Q. punjab, sindh, gujarat, maratha, bharat mata ka laga lo pata. kaisa hai mera anthem?
Rajesh:  A. english translationThou art the ruler of the minds of all people,Dispenser of India's destiny.Thy name rouses the hearts of Punjab, Sindh, Gujarat...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/punjab-sindh-gujarat-maratha-bharat-mata-ka-laga-lo-pata.-ka/26228799/answers/26932310

rajesh
Q. My Personal Heaven : I wish to have a saving account in our Reserve Bank for depositing my black money. Will that help our paralal economy to grow further ?
Rajesh:  A. No ! Open an account at Yamuna Bank of Delhi, utilise floods to hide or float your money after burying it beneath the sand and hedges ! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/my-personal-heaven--i-wish-to-have-a-saving-account-in-our-r/26228799/answers/17931436

Prakash Chandra
Q. From Press reports, it is seen the T.N. C.M., was , from the beginning,in agreement with the left front views on the Nuclear Deal with the U.S., & he congratulated the P.M. & Ms.Sonia Gandhi, for deferring the issue to have a detailed examinationof the issues involved.However, he is impatient to have a relook into Sethu Samudram Canal Project despite several misgivings on the project.Why this double standard ?
Prakash Chandra:  A. The Delhi Government had proposed a Rs 560 crore tunnel from Ring Road to Lodhi Road, Heritage experts and conservationists who were up in arms...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/from-press-reports-it-is-seen-the-t.n.-c.m.-was--from-the-be/17931400/answers/4145376

radhakrishnan
Q. Who wrote the novel 'Yamuna Paryatan'?
Radhakrishnan :  A. I would suggest that you visithttp://www.librarywala.comIt has some really good collection of booksI am sure that they will be having the book that...... more

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Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital an example of mismanagement

The GTB Hospital caters to east Delhi residents and receives a large number of patients from western UP Mismanagement is the only word which can... ...

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The Gandhi you didnt know

Come October 2, Richard Attenborough's masterpiece, Gandhi, will be playing somewhere on TV. Perhaps youve watched the film before. Maybe this year... ...

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Tiger was provoked not a maneater Officials

The white tiger that killed a 19-year-old man at Delhi Zoo is fine and doing alright. He is absolutely normal. We will soon get a report on how... ...

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Order food of your choice through sms from train soon

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A great dream with some deceit

In deep forests of Panna Tiger Reserve, a new Doudhan dam will be constructed over Ken river at the upstream of the existing 99-year-old Gangau... ...

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