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Indian-origin student wins spelling bee after epic 95 rounds

A 13-year old Indian-origin boy has emerged as the winner of a spelling bee contest in the United States in an epic verbal duel that lasted a total of 95 rounds, after judges ran out of words in a......

24 Indians among 27 arrested in Singapore after riots

Twenty-seven South Asian workers, including 24 Indians, were arrested on Monday for alleged rioting in Singapore's worst outbreak of violence in over 40 years even as the prime minister warned to......

Sexual assault case: Asaram brought to Ahmedabad

Controversial godman Asaram Bapu, who had been lodged in Jodhpur jail since August in a sexual assault case, was on Monday brought to Amhedabad for interrogation in a similar case registered......

Australian PM Rudd calls for election on September 7

Five weeks after he seized the Labor Party leadership, Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd on Sunday set September 7 as the date for the country's next parliamentary elections amid growing......

9 blasts at Bodh Gaya temple, two monks among injured

Terror struck the world-famous Buddhist pilgrimage town of Bodh Gaya on Sunday where nine low-intensity serial blasts rocked the Maha Bodhi temple complex and adjacent areas, leaving two monks......

Weak rupee, Egypt crisis could mean rollicking time for Goa

This year, chartered flights to Goa are expected to be 34 per cent more than last winter, as the rupee's depreciation has made the Indian state an attractive holiday destination for......

Shanghai to permit 72 hrs visa free entry

China's largest city Shanghai is set to follow capital Beijing to permit 72 hour visa free entry for transit tourists from 45 countries but not for those from immediate neighbourhood, including......

'No intention to sensationalise the Delhi gang rape'

This weekend, Sony Entertainment Television's popular crime show Crime Patrol will air a special episode on the Delhi gang rape, which raised an outcry throughout the nation. The episode was shot......

League Cup: Chelsea beat United 5-4, holders Liverpool out

Chelsea came from behind three times to overhaul Manchester United 5-4 after extra time and book a spot in the League Cup quarter-finals on Wednesday, earning sweet revenge for Sunday's......

1-0 lead is not big in a five-match series, says Dhoni

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday said that 1-0 is not a very big lead in a five-match Test series and the visitors are focussed on getting their combination right for the third Test......

PHOTOS: Heroes welcome for Messi and co. while the party in Germany continues...

Germany are champions of the world again after snatching victory against Argentina in the soccer showpiece with a superb extra-time goal from baby-faced Mario Goetze to lift the trophy for the......

World Cup: Argentina loyalists Kolkata celebrate German victory

Football runs through the veins of every Kolkatan. And their love for the game was on show when Germany took on Argentina in the FIFA World Cup final on Sunday. Kolkata locals are known to be vocal......

10 flops of the World Cup 2014

A world class Mario Goetze volley in extra time fired Germany to a fourth World Cup crown with a 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday, leaving the South Americans and their captain Lionel Messi......

  People speak for sunday times extra

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Sagar Singh
Q. How does a leap year occurs?
Sagar Singh:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-does-a-leap-year-occurs/24380086/answers/

Sagar Singh
Q. what do men find sexy?
Sagar Singh:  A. This one question will derive a common answer from the ladies - fast cars, bikes, high heels, great curves, pretty face, provocative dress and so...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-men-find-sexy/24380086/answers/18928745

anju chauhan
Q. how would you react if you were asked to work on sundays with no extra pay?
Anju Chauhan:  A. No reaction, i do it many times, of my own, without boss asking for it. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-would-you-react-if-you-were-asked-to-work-on-sundays-wit/18928707/answers/16403796

praveen
Q. \'PNR\' - What does it mean?
Praveen :  A. PNR is an important number that is written on the top left corner of an Indian Rail Ticket. The abbreviation PNR stands for Passenger Name Record....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/pnr---what-does-it-mean/16403789/answers/15175642

archana chatterjee
Q. Who thought of Daylight Savings Time?
Archana Chatterjee:  A. Benjamin Franklin, one of our most famous forefathers and a great inventor, was the first person to conceive of the idea of a "Daylight Saving...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-thought-of-daylight-savings-time/15173036/answers/15631173

  Web results for Sunday Times Extra
England 358/3 at lunch, third test, day 2

Southampton : England were comfortably placed at 247 for two in the first innings after the first day's play against India in the third... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/sports/cricket/live-reporting-ind-vs-eng-england-at-lunch-rd-test-day--12380.html
5,000 MT rice for Tripura arrives at Bangla port

AGARTALA: Landlocked and remote Tripura is set to receive its first consignment of 5,000 MT of rice dispatched by the Food Corporation of India via... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/5000-MT-rice-for-Tripura-arrives-at-Bangla-port/articleshow/39152431.cms
First-place Dodgers complete sweep of Giants

Carl Crawford hit an RBI triple to back Hyun-Jin Ryu's third straight victory, and the division-leading Los Angeles Dodgers completed a sweep of... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/first-place-dodgers-complete-sweep-of-giants-news-others-oh2jpcgfdafjg.html
Provisions to Relax Norms for Students with Disabilities Misused

KOCHI: The provisions to allow relaxation in the number of subjects to be studied by students with learning disabilities are being misused, said... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/%E2%80%98Provisions-to-Relax-Norms-for-Students-with-Disabilities-Misused%E2%80%99/2014/07/28/article2352343.ece
Sangakkara stars for Sri Lanka on rain-hit day

Kumar Sangakkara and skipper Angelo Mathews struck brisk half-centuries to help Sri Lanka set up a thrilling finale to the series-deciding second... ...

http://www.asianage.com/cricket/sangakkara-stars-sri-lanka-rain-hit-day-696

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