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Modi and Obama set out to create a model for the world

Moving ahead with their new mantra -- Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi and United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday vowed to deepen cooperation in......

PM Modi takes the flight to US to 'start a new chapter'

Describing America as India's "vital partner", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday embarked on his first visit to the US confident that his five-day trip will mark a "new chapter" in bilateral......

Can Modi change India's foreign policy beyond recognition?

'What gives hope is that Modi's own leadership is vitally linked to his capacity to deliver on the economic front. Indeed, if he succeeds, India's foreign policies will have changed beyond......

Justice Katju stings judiciary again, targets ex-CJI Balakrishnan

Stoking a fresh controversy, Press Council of India chairperson Justice Markandey Katju on Monday alleged that the then Chief Justice of India K G Balakrishnan had pushed for the elevation of......

Modi's masks may erase the more human face

'Today when we see the man behaving in a controlled, almost genteel fashion, creating a government with Prussian efficiency, colonising Delhi with a strange silence of expectation, one must ask is......

Is India among most socially advanced countries?

The Social Progress Index is a new metric that measures progress through fulfillment of basic human needs rather than traditional indicators of economic growth, according to the Business Insider.......

Modi govt has a progressive agenda for health: Melinda Gates

On a recent visit to India, Bill and Melinda Gates spoke with the author Chetan Bhagat about the philosophy behind their philanthropy at a public event titled "All Lives have Equal Value" on......

Why India ranks low in the Human Development Index

Just over 100 of the total list of 187 countries are in the 'High' or 'Very High' human development category, rues T N Ninan Once a year, the United Nations Development Programme releases its Human......

The economics of happiness

This does not mean isolating parochialism but of new way of thinking about economic systems, says Rajni Bakshi.What might an “Economics of Happiness” look like? This question brought......

We can restore the growth momentum, PM tells Indonesian newspaper

India regards Indonesia as one of its most important partners in the neighbourhood, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in an interview he gave to the Indonesian newspaper Kompas on the eve of his visit......

Vikram is the youth envoy of UN Habitat

Catch the action in the Tamil film industry right here! Tamil actor Vikram has been selected as the Youth Envoy for the UN Habitat (United Nations Human Settlement Programme). Out of the four......

Blind Side: A Sandra Bullock vehicle

Before we begin this review, it's imperative to clarify-- at least for the sake of those who aren't already aware-- that The Blind Side is technically a sports movie, rather a story of......

Stats: When cricket tours ended abruptly!

The West Indies players walk back to the pavilion after the toss in the fourth ODI in Dharamsala. Photograph: BCCI The West Indies cricket team pulled out of the remaining part of its India tour......

  People speak for sustaining human progress

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Q. What is meant by Eco-effciency ?
:  A. The term eco-efficiency was coined by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) in its 1992 publication "Changing...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-meant-by-eco-effciency-//answers/19633851

manasi bhadouria
Q. What is the most important lesson life has taught you?
Manasi Bhadouria:  A. What is the MOST important lesson that one has learnt in life? Very difficult to answer, for at every stage we learn something or other which at...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-most-important-lesson-life-has-taught-you/19633838/answers/7847739

Jack Johnson
Q. Is it right that in islam it is forbidden to take life insurance policy and take interest on money as this is against the will of Allah
Jack Johnson:  A. Well Dear Satya ,Interest seeking and exploitative forces of economic enslavement have established a firm grip over the resources of the world and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-it-right-that-in-islam-it-is-forbidden-to-take-life-insur/7789352/answers/16237244

Satya Pandey
Q. thinking is wat humans do best...but sometimes it becomes very hard to stop..isnt it??..:))
Satya Pandey:  A. Yes,our mind generates 20-25 thoughts in a minute. They are positive thoughts, necessary thoughts, wasteful thoughts & negative thoughts. The...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/thinking-is-wat-humans-do-best...but-sometimes-it-becomes-ve/16236679/answers/14524163

sumita ganguly
Q. How would you interpret this statement? \Is this reason that, many are caught mid-way between both the worlds in terms of beliefs, thinking and attitude?\"Human race as individuals cannot find peace in old conventions and beliefs; Yet they are not sufficiently committed to anything, to forge new ones for themselves"
Sumita Ganguly:  A. old is gold...a statement likely to sustain its meaning forever...specifically 4m eighties changes are taking place in geomatric progression...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-would-you-interpret-this-statement-is-this-reason-that-m/14467548/answers/13791985

  Web results for Sustaining Human Progress
European Council conclusions on Somalia

African Press Organization 2014-10-20 LUXEMBURG, Luxembourg, October 20, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Foreign Affairs Council meeting... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryAPO.php?storyid=8444
Gujarat major keen on tea lab

Guwahati, Oct. 19: The third biggest packet-tea company in the country, Gujarat-based Wagh Bakri Group, has evinced interest in setting up a... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141020/jsp/northeast/story_18942877.jsp
Fast tracking Myanmar's reform

A man rides a rickshaw past stacked containers as cranes stand in the background at the Myanmar Industrial Port in Yangon, Myanmar. Photo:... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/bU0OUKrAw2lefOlROKa0BN/Fast-tracking-Myanmars-reform.html
UN chief

The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (IDEP) was celebrated around the world on October 17. On the occasion of IDEP, UN chief Ban... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/where-poverty-holds-sway-people-are-held-back-un-chief/15901412.shtml
Kalam asks India and Bangladesh to promote economic prosperity to end terrorism, use jute

ANI | Dhaka October 19, 2014 Last Updated at 08:30 IST Former president Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam has asked India and Bangladesh to join hands to... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/kalam-asks-india-and-bangladesh-to-promote-economic-prosperity-to-end-terrorism-use-jute-114101900052_1.html

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