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Why the government may be forced to sack Gen Singh

Is the leak of Army Chief General V K Singh's letter the last straw that faces the government to take action? Sheela Bhatt explains the factors at play. After the leak of the letter written by......

'Does Pak want to be a friend or has it been an enemy?'

Pakistan harbouring Osama bin Laden was the straw that broke the camel's back and led to the irrevocable trust deficit between the United States and Pakistan, says Louie Gohmert. Aziz Haniffa......

Straws in the wind from China

An article in the official organ of the Chinese Communist Party reveals China's thinking onthe security environment in its neighbourhood. It may indicate a shift in thinking towards strategic......

Sonia's comments cost Patil his job

Congress president Sonia Gandhi's adverse comments on the internal security situation was the proverbial last straw that saw the exit of Shivraj Patil as Union home minister. Gandhi had in fact set......

Knighthood row: Straw 'no fan of Rushdie'

Jack Straw, the leader of Britain's House of Commons has joined the Salman Rushdie knighthood row saying he understood the concerns and sensitivity of the Muslim community, but added there was no......

Tech firms brace for bad days ahead

Lehman Brothers' bankruptcy filing may well prove to be the last straw for Indian IT firms, which were expecting the second half of FY09 to be better. As a result of the United States' financial......

Global economy, national problems, petty politics

"Power will go to the hands of rascals, rogues and freebooters. All Indian leaders will be of low calibre and men of straw." -- Winston Churchill on the eve of Indian Independence The recent......

Anything multiplied by zero is zero indeed!

"Power will go to the hands of rascals, rogues and freebooters. All Indian leaders will be of low calibre and men of straw." Winston Churchill on the eve of Indian Independence.Sometimes facts......

JP Morgan cuts India growth forecast to 5.1%

JP Morgan cuts its India gross domestic product growth projection for 2014/15 to 5.1 per cent from 5.3 per cent after weak factory output print. "IP (industrial production) debacle is the straw......

Small stores go out of business as consumers flock online

Jeff Bezos, founder and chief executive officer of Amazon, one of the biggest online retailers in world. Photograph: Reuters It is a breezy evening and the Delhi weather is perfect for......

Kalki Koechlin takes Margarita to Toronto

Kalki Koechlin, who is seen in a paraplegic avatar in Shonali Bose’s Margarita With A Straw, is shown to share a lesbian relationship with a woman friend, played by......

12 MUST WATCH Movies

'It is always wonderful to discover a gem of film at an international film festival. It is even more exciting when that film is from India.' Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com lists his favourite movies at......

'Nobody has made a film on disability and sexuality in India'

'This has never happened. And not to mention the bisexual angle as well. You hope that it'll speak to people because after a while you forget about the disability and you look at the person and......

Alia Bhatt's sizzling new photoshoot

A look at the top 10 tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Alia Bhatt, who is currently working on her next film Shaandaar, posted pictures of her latest photoshoot on Twitter.......

'Rituparno Ghosh was extremely lonely'

Former journalist and event manager Yajnaseni Chakraborty pays tribute to talented Bengali director Rituparno Ghosh, who passed away this morning, and remembers the child in him, who would......

Champions League: English clubs face ignominy of early ouster

Manchester United will be clutching at the final straw of a sobering season when they attempt to overturn a 2-0 deficit against Greek side Olympiakos and reach the quarter-finals of the Champions......

This is the straw that broke the camel's back: Clarke

Australian skipper Michael Clarke says the disrespectful attitude of the four players was "the straw that broke the camel's back" but believes that Shane Watson can still comeback to the side as......

Tearful Watson wins Augusta Masters in playoff

Bubba Watson conjured a miraculous par from pine straw to become only the third left-hander to win the Masters with an emotional playoff victory over Louis Oosthuizen at Augusta National on Sunday.......

Thaw's on, then why call off U-19 tour?

It is confusing as hell.Every straw in the political wind speaks of a thaw in relations between India and Pakistan; every day brings news of fresh moves aimed at rapprochement between the two......

Keane rakes up another controversy involving Ferguson in new book

Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane regrets having apologised to Alex Ferguson after the falling-out which led to him leaving the club in 2005, leaked extracts from his new autobiography......
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Q. What is something unique about Strawberries?
Lucky:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-something-unique-about-strawberries/27378576/answers/

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Q. Of Mr Modi's four rallies in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh today, Mr Naidu attended only the ones held at Mahabubnagar and Hyderabad. Sources said the BJP's local leaders in Nizamabad, Karimnagar and Mahbubnagar opposed Mr Naidu sharing stage with Mr Modi at the rallies there. BJP leaders in Mahabubnagar finally relented after negotiations with the TDP brass.What an Alliance it is turning out to be ??
Apocalypso:  A. matlab...........naam dekho strawberries.....................aur isme kahi bhi straw hi nahi hai................ more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/of-mr-modis-four-rallies-in-the-telangana-region-of-andhra-p/27355430/answers/27378588

Ashok Sawlani
Q. Will drinking laasi from glass by straw more enjoyable than straight from glass
Ashok Sawlani:  A. It is really sad to see pathetic condition, the opponents of Modi have been reduced to.Even now, when nearly half of the voting has already been...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-drinking-laasi-from-glass-by-straw-more-enjoyable-than-/27278007/answers/27355468

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CNH Industrial Third Quarter Revenues Of $7.7 Billion, Net Income Of $162 Million

Cnh Industrial N.V. (NYSE:CNHI) Intraday Stock Chart BASILDON,United Kingdom, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FINANCIAL RESULTS UNDER U.S.... ...

http://in.advfn.com/p.php?pid=nmona&article=64227665
Ex-Libyan rebel leader allowed to sue Britain over torture claim

5:24pm IST LONDON (Reuters) - A former Libyan Islamist commander won the legal right to sue Britain for damages over the years of torture he... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/10/30/britain-libya-torture-idINKBN0IJ1C620141030?feedType=RSS&feedName=worldNews
The disappearing Jewish community of Kolkata

It is perhaps not surprising that the last conductor of the now-defunct Calcutta Symphony Orchestra should have been Bernard Bunny Jacob. After... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/specials/the-disappearing-jews-of-kolkata-114102900961_1.html
'Margarita, With a Straw' director Shonali Bose hopes to throw a spotlight on gay rights

'Margarita, With a Straw' director Shonali Bose hopes to throw a spotlight on gay rights Thursday, 30 October 2014 - 11:40am IST | Place: New Delhi... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/report-margarita-with-a-straw-director-shonali-bose-hopes-to-throw-a-spotlight-on-gay-rights-2030464
14.3 kg poppy straw seized, drug peddler held

Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, Oct 29: District Police Udhampur today arrested an inter-state drug peddler and seized more than 14 kg poppy... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/14-3-kg-poppy-straw-seized-drug-peddler-held/

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