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Nitish slams Cong for putting special status issue on 'back burner'

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today slammed the Congress saying it has put the issue of special category status for Bihar on the "back burner" under the influence of its "natural ally". "The......

No special category status for Jharkhand, Odisha, Rajasthan

Jharkhand, Odisha and Rajasthan do not meet the criteria for being accorded the special category status, while such proposal from Bihar is under consideration, Parliament was informed on Thursday.......

SP demand for special status poll gimmick, says Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati dismissed as "drama" Samajwadi Party's demand for special category status for Uttar Pradesh, saying they are raising the issue with an eye on the forthcoming......

Govt sets up 6-member panel to measure backwardness of states

Amid demands for special category status by Bihar, the Centre on Wednesday set up an expert committee to evolve a composite index to measure backwardness of states. "It has been decided to......

Nitish welcomes panel to decide state status, BJP fumes

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said he will wait for the Centre's decision on granting special category status to Bihar, despite ally Bharatiya Janata Party terming the government's proposal......

No Gujarat on Rajan's list of 7 most developed states

The Raghuram Rajan panel report has made a case for ending the 'special category' criteria for providing additional assistance to poorer states, as it ranked Goa and Kerala as the most advanced......

Cabinet clears Rs 12,000-cr package for Bihar

In the backdrop of a demand from political parties in Bihar, led by the government, for special category status, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Friday approved allocation of enhanced......

For now, Bihar likely to get just a 'backward' boost

Bihar might have been making a very strong pitch to obtain the status of a special-category state, but it could end up getting only the funds it gets under the Backward Region Grant Fund (BRGF)......

Sibal writes to states for special status to mobiles

Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal has written to a committee of state finance ministers asking them to declare mobile phones and tablets as goods of special importance under Central Sales Tax Act, which......

Panel rejects Bihar's demand for special category status

Bihar's long-pending demand for grant of a special category status has received a big jolt, with an inter-ministerial group rejecting the state's request, finding it not feasible. The panel,......

Review: Folk flavour dominates Ram-Leela's music

With a perfect mix of folk and fusion songs, Ram-Leela's music stands out from the rest and is a sure shot winner, writes Joginder Tuteja. When it comes to a Sanjay Leela Bhansali film, music is......

Zurich Chess Challenge: Anand suffers second successive defeat

Former world champion Viswanathan Anand struggled with his form for the second consecutive day as he suffered a shock defeat at the hands of Grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura of United......

Peralta, Morgan selected CONCACAF Players Of The Year

Mexico's Oribe Peralta and Alex Morgan of the United States were named winners of the inaugural CONCACAF Male and Female Player of the Year awards on Friday. In a vote of national team......

'Sachin's 200th Test tickets sold out in 15 hours'

There was a see-saw witnessed on the cyberspace to buy tickets for Sachin Tendulkar's 200th and last Test match. A day after Kyazoonga.com, crashed due to heavy traffic, it announced that all the......

  People speak for special category state

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Quest
Q. why media is not highlighting increased crime rate in other states and why only focusing on delhiNCR region?
Quest:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-media-is-not-highlighting-increased-crime-rate-in-other-/25466278/answers/

Anitha
Q. Which states Legislative Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution requesting the Centre to award special category status to the state during the month of April 2013?
Anitha:  A. Delhi is in a special category, a capital city with all tecnologies updated, and this kind of crime is to be nipped in the bud. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-states-legislative-assembly-unanimously-adopted-a-reso/25436570/answers/25466302

Rose
Q. In your opinion how much percentage of Hindus eat Beef and Pork as it is common amongst some sub castes of Hindu all over the country ???
Rose:  A. It is Odisha (Orissa).All states should be granted special category status! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-your-opinion-how-much-percentage-of-hindus-eat-beef-and-p/24172519/answers/25436662

Rose
Q. A court order has said that the Gujjars ---a middle pastoral caste --- should not be entitled to special reservation in government jobs. Are gurjars justified in their agitation?
Rose:  A. It is really hard to tell if their claim that they are a tribe and, therefore, should get a 5 per cent reservation is justified. What is true is...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/a-court-order-has-said-that-the-gujjars----a-middle-pastoral/24172519/answers/18871764

jag
Q. What is bid'at in Islam ?
Jag:  A. Any new innovation in Islam is Bid'at if it is against the teachings of Quran and the Sunnah of Rasulallah (SalallahoAlaiheWasalam), specially if...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-bidat-in-islam-/18871744/answers/18777749

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PRWeb 2014-04-17 Y Media Labs' Nom Nom Paleo App Nominated For Best Lifestyle Tablet Mobile App in the 18th Annual Webby Awards Redwood City,... ...

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Why the transgender verdict is an incomplete one

the day Tamil Nadu constituted the country's first Transgender Welfare Board in 2008, was a well-chosen day to honour the right to life and dignity... ...

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Purab Kohli's next with Girish Malik to go on floors this year

Mumbai, April 17 : Actor Purab Kohli says his next project with director Girish Malik will go on the floors towards the end of the year. This... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-40537.html
3904 Haj pilgrims selected ...

As many as 3904 Haj pilgrims from the State for the Haj 2014 were selected today through computerised district wise The Qurrah (Draw of lots) in... ...

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