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Uttar Pradesh is India's sub-Saharan Africa

Below-par growth and a serious governance gap have ensured that on almost all social indicators UP trails and, by the state government's admission, matches levels of sub-Saharan Africa. Be it......

India a hot spot of 'emerging diseases'

India, China, and sub-Saharan Africa are the regions where incidences of the emerging deadly diseases like HIV/AIDS and SARS have increased the most, while Europe and North and South America are......

Humanity that works

Sonal Shah,IndiaAbroad Person of the Year 2003, is on the move. Having tackled the poverty and disease of sub-Saharan Africa, the Asian financial crisis, and the breakdown of Bosnian society, she......

What a shame! 1 in every 3 child bride lives in India

India has the sixth highest prevalence of child marriage in the world with one in every three child bride living in India, a United Nations report said. Child marriage among girls is most common in......

Poverty, child, maternal deaths high in India: UN report

India continues to battle poverty, child and maternal deaths, according to a United Nations report on the Millennium Development Goals that said while several key global targets have been met,......

Can India feed 1.7 billion people by 2050?

India alone accounts for 25 per cent of undernourished people of the world, more than in entire Sub-Saharan Africa.   By current estimates, India’s total population will be similar......

The alarming picture of poverty in India

One in three of the world's malnourished children is in India, more even than in sub-Saharan Africa, according to a United Nations study. Click NEXT to read...

Poverty: WB paints a bleak picture of India

India now is ahead of only Sub-Saharan Africa among developing countries in terms of the percentage of population below the poverty line, though it fared better than China on this count in 1990,......

MTN seeks non-compete clause from Bharti Airtel

The MTN Group, the largest mobile operator in sub-Saharan Africa, might seek a 'non-compete agreement' with Bharti Airtel, India's largest private telecom company, to bar it from entering the......

Sahara now ventures into IT

The Subroto Roy-controlled Sahara India group is tying up with the South Africa-based Sahara Computers to float a new hardware company, Sahara Computers and Electronics.This will be the......

Why you MUST watch Gulabi Gang

The writing is on the wall -- and it is written in the blood of the women who ‘died’, ‘ran off’ or ‘committed suicide’ under mysterious, carefully unexplained......

Discovering Mumbai all over again in Dhobi Ghat

Kiran Rao's Dhobi Ghat showed us a Mumbai very few of us have actually seen, even though many of us may have lived here. The film took us through the most crowded bylanes of......

Bar Refaeli puts on a bikini in Mexico

Get your lowdown on what's happening in Hollywood, right here!Israeli model Bar Refaeli was spotted sporting a tiny bikini in Mexico. While New Yorkers brave several inches of snow, the Sports......

Dhoom with Mallika Sherawat!

The Twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. Mallika Sherawat is getting ready for the second season of......

Running into the cast of Rann

Ritesh Deshmukh, Amitabh Bachchan, director Ram Gopal Varma, Gul Panag and Neetu Chandra promote their upcoming film Rann at a press conference in Mumbai on Tuesday. The film takes on the......

'Chappell's hard work played part in India's success'

World champions India's success is, to an extent, a result of the initiatives taken by their former coach Greg Chappell during his controversy-marred two-year stint with the team, feels outgoing......

What's missing in Tendulkar's bag of records? Check it out

Rajneesh Gupta digs out the records Sachin Tendulkar has eclipsed since his debut in 1989. After becoming the most capped player in Test history, with 169 Test appearances,......

Presidents, royalty to attend World Cup final

Some 14 African presidents, a king, a queen, a prince and an emir are expected to attend Sunday's World Cup final between Spain and the Netherlands, FIFA said. The guest list includes Queen Sofia......

Best sporting quotes from the past 10 years

'I'm Lightning Bolt. I'm not Flash Gordon or anybody. My name is Lightning Bolt.' Usain Bolt clarifies after setting a second World record at the 2008 Beijing...

Track and field goes nuts over Bolt

When Usain Bolt blazed to glory at the Beijing Olympics, he was feted as the hero his tainted sport had been crying out for. Now, having repeated them in Berlin, he can consider himself the saviour......

  People speak for sub saharan africa

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RANGBARSE
Q. What is the Role of ICRISAT in India ??
RANGBARSE:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-role-of-icrisat-in-india-/26551325/answers/

azam khan
Q. Subject : Circumcision Question : Does it curb the diseases ?
Azam Khan:  A. The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) is a non-profit, non-political organization that conducts...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/subject--circumcision-question--does-it-curb-the-diseases-/22150122/answers/26551357

nakshatralily
Q. which continent is known as dark continent and why?
Nakshatralily:  A. Circumcision hailed as way to curb Aids Bryan Appleyard March 26 2000 NEW evidence suggests that circumcision of all male babies could help to halt...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-continent-is-known-as-dark-continent-and-why/21692488/answers/22150149

rakesh singh
Q. You must know this! INDIA ECONOMICS: Taking these factors into consideration, we have placed our FY12 GDP growth estimate at 7.2% and the initial estimate of FY13 at 6.9%.. says Motilal Oswal report http://bit.ly/vEozkg
Rakesh Singh:  A. Sub-saharan Africa more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/you-must-know-this-india-economics-taking-these-factors-into/21280335/answers/21692521

ABDULLAH
Q. why Jews and Muslims are circumcised , is there any medical benefits ?
ABDULLAH:  A. There is also one more thing which all Indians need 2 know about economics. We pretend as if macro economics don't exist :) IN such a setup, we...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-jews-and-muslims-are-circumcised--is-there-any-medical-b/21125613/answers/21280373

  Web results for Sub Saharan Africa
Seize the opportunities, invest in Africa's hospitality sector

With less than four weeks to go to the 8th annual Hotel Investment Conference Africa (HICA), the Tourism Business Council of South Africa and its... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/seize-opportunities-invest-africas-hospitality-sector/
Health in a time of Ebola

In Sub-Saharan Africa, any child with a fever should receive immediate medical care to prevent death from malaria or pneumonia. But, as panic about... ...

http://thehimalayantimes.com/rssReference.php?id=NDI0Nzg2
2nd Edition

DUBLIN, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the " " report to their offering. A new report "The... ...

http://www.itnewsonline.com/prnewswire/The-Global-Market-for-Transformers-2014---2050:-2nd-Edition/338573
Airtel, IFC Ink USD 1-Million Deal To Increase Access to Mobile Financial Services in Zambia

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 The World Bank's arm International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Airtel Zambia have inked an agreement valued at $1... ...

http://www.communicationstoday.co.in/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=12178&Itemid=147
With Advance in HIV Treatment, Survivors Face Other Disease Risks

As effective treatments for HIV become more widely available in low- and middle-income countries, there's an urgent need to manage health risks in... ...

http://www.medindia.net/news/with-advance-in-hiv-treatment-survivors-face-other-disease-risks-140191-1.htm

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