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Sambhu Banik to chair rights session

Dr Sambhu N Banik, professor of psychology and counseling at Bowie State University, has been invited to chair the section on health as a human right at the Global Consultative Meeting on Human......

UK: Cautious response to 'Mahatma Gandhi Marg'

An appeal by a US-based Gandhi Monument Council to name streets in UK towns after Mahatma Gandhi has received cautious response in Leicester, the city widely considered to be a 'Little India'.The......

Men with more wives live longer, says study

This piece of news may not go down well in a largely monogamous nation like India, but new research suggests that men who marry more than once tend to outlive their single-spouse counterparts,......

White Britons will be in minority in UK: report

A sharp increase in immigration, combined with higher birth rates among newcomers to the United Kingdom is set to make white Britons a minority in many towns and cities within 30 years, a study has......

Extremists have infiltrated four UK varsities

Islamic fundamentalists have infiltrated four British universities and are 'indoctrinating' Muslim students toparticipate in jihad, aleading Imam has claimed. Extremists have entered the varsities......

Asia, the Pied Piper of global R&D

Researchers at the University of Sheffield and Aston Business School have found that investment in Research and Development (R&D) is rapidly shifting from North America and Europe to Asia,......

J J Irani's 43-yr-long stint with Tata Steel ends

Credited with turning around Tata Steel in the 1990s, J J Irani has stepped down on turning 75, from the company Board, bringing to an end his 43 years of association with the world's seventh......

Kids drawn to virtual hang-outs

Websites that appeal to every taste and hobby help create virtual hang-outs for the young.The number of gaming sites for kids is fast growing in the Indian cyberspace. One of the most recent......

Soft drinks may damage DNA

A common preservative found in soft drinks has the ability to switch off vital parts of DNA, a new study has said.The problem -- more usually associated with ageing and alcohol abuse -- can......

Sehwag, Muralitharan to lead MCC sides in Middle East

Out-of-favour India batsman Virender Sehwag and Sri Lankan spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan will lead two MCC sides in a series of matches in the Middle East to help launch the new county season.......

Fitzpatrick wins Open silver medal, praise from Couples

Baby-faced teenager Matthew Fitzpatrick rounded off a dream week on Sunday by claiming the silver medal at the British Open as the leading amateur. The 18-year-old from Sheffield, England finished......

Stuart Clark doubtful for SA tour

Australia fast bowler Stuart Clark could be ruled out of the return tour of South Africa after failing to recover from his elbow injury, a newspaper report claimed on Wednesday.Clark was supposed......

Easy money at an end in European sport

The heady days of easy credit and sky-high wages are ending in Europe with the global financial crisis driving sports clubs and authorities to change course. "The full extent of the credit crisis......

Amputee Pistorius barred from Beijing Games

South African double amputee Oscar Pistorius, who runs with carbon fibre blades attached to his legs, will not be allowed to compete at this year's Beijing Olympics. A report commissioned by the......

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Q. What came first: the chicken or the egg?
:  A. It's a question that has plagued man for centuries: Which came first, the chicken or the egg?Well, scientists in England say they've found the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-came-first-the-chicken-or-the-egg//answers/19691154

prathiksha
Q. Is the MBA degree of UK of any value in India?
Prathiksha:  A. My name is Aadityaa Narayan. I did my MBA from Sheffield Hallam University. Based on my qualification, i could not get any jobs in UK and i had to...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-the-mba-degree-of-uk-of-any-value-in-india/19691115/answers/9503244

jasmine merchant
Q. who is Chris Bonington ,what are his achievments?
Jasmine Merchant:  A. CLIMBS:First Ascent Annapurna II (7937m) in Nepal, with Dick Grant and Sherpa Ang Nyma.1961 Second Ascent Nuptse (7879m) third peak of Everest with...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-chris-bonington-what-are-his-achievments/9418713/answers/12674711

  Web results for Sheffield University
Composite plane life cycle assessment shows lighter planes are the future

tudy, by the Universities of Sheffield, Cambridge and University College London, is the first to carry out a comprehensive life cycle assessment... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/composite-plane-life-cycle-assessment-shows-lighter-planes-are-the-future-114121700266_1.html
LBW decisions in favour of home team reduced

Umpires Billy Bowden and Asad Rauf in between a discussion during a cricket match (Photo: AFP) London : An Indian-origin researcher's study has... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141216/sports-cricket/article/lbw-decisions-favour-home-team-reduced
Learning Light publishes its top ten Innovation Index for 2014

Learning Light, the UK-based market analyst specialising in the online learning technologies and educational technology (edtech) sectors, has... ...

http://pressreleaseping.com/learning-light-publishes-its-top-ten-innovation-index-2014
Where to Watch TV Specials

Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights, is celebrated for eight days, from the sundown of 16-24 December 2014 in theGregoriancalender and 25... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/festival-lights-2014-where-watch-tv-specials-bonus-video-shake-it-off-hanukkah-style-617329
Home umpires do favour own teams during …

London, Dec 16 (ANI): A study has revealed that the introduction of neutral umpires in Test cricket has led to a drop in the number of leg before... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/home-umpires-favour-own-teams-during-test-matches-081232423.html

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