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B Raman: A Karmayogi for whom time was always short

Swati Parashar pays tribute to her mentor B Raman, who passed into the ages on Sunday. On May 20, B Raman tweeted, “Hanumanji willing, shd be back home coming Saturday.” Instead, he......

AP: Naidu in preventive custody ahead of meeting CM

Telugu Desam Party president and leader of opposition in Andhra Pradesh assembly N Chandrababu Naidu and state Communist Party of India secretary K Narayana were taken into preventive custody on......

Govt reconstitutes NAC; drops 3 major names

The government has reconstituted the National Advisory Council chaired by Sonia Gandhi by dropping three members and inducting two new faces. Planning Commission member Mihir Shah and Ashis......

MP alleges harassment by PM security staff, House adjourned

Uproar over a member's alleged harassment by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's security personnel in Parliament precincts forced the adjournment of the Lok Sabha for nearly two hours on Wednesday.......

Land grab case: Former DMK minister's bail plea adjourned

The Madurai bench of the Madras high court has posted to next week bail applications of former minister KN Nehru, his brother and few others in a case registered against them on land grab charges.......

The success story of a serial entrepreneur

Swaminathan K, an alumnus of IIM-B, can be described as a serial entrepreneur who started young; in fact, from his school days. Identifying problems and solving them through his innovative......

'Some people don't want the poor to get food'

The stock and foreign exchange markets have had a negative reaction to the government’s biggest social security programme, the National Food Security Bill. Food minister K V Thomas questions......

No expectation from Budget, says pharma industry

The pharmaceutical sector isn’t enthused about the Union Budget.The Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance, a group representing 18 major domestic drug makers, including Ranbaxy, Sun Pharma, Dr......

Infosys 'seriously looking' for acquisitions

Infosys on Thursday said it is "seriously looking" at acquisitions as the company understands the importance of growth through buying out other companies. "We are seriously looking at......

Economists reject official poverty definition

A number of prominent economists have rejected the concept of a daily earning of Rs 32 determining where to draw the poverty line separating the poor from the not-so-poor.They have warned against......

"I want to write Rajnikant's biography..."

Roopa Swaminathan, author of the National Award-winning book, Star Dust, Vignettes from the fringes of the Film Industry, calls herself a hardcore Mumbaiite who loves cinema and grew up watching......

Review: Moodar Koodam is hilarious

Comedy and satire are beautifully interwoven in Moodar Koodam with excellent support from the cast, opines S Saraswathi. The enthusiastic response of audiences to films such as......

Review: 3's music is more than Kolaveri Di

Pavithra Srinivasan feels composer Anirudh has come up with an interesting collection of songs in the Tamil film, 3.The most eagerly anticipated music album of the year is probably R K Productions......

One plus two equals fiasco

Hey, all.Subsequent to writing that piece on the Challenger, I saw, on Rediff, a thoughtful piece by R Swaminathan-- Swami, as we know him-- on the marketing of the event.Coincidentally, two of the......

Abhijeet gets silver, bronze for Tania at Chess Olympiad

Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta won a silver by pocketing seven points out of nine games while Tania Sachdev turned out to be the best woman performer for India with a bronze medal in the Chess......

Chess Olympiad: Indian women tamed by Russia, men draw

On a disappointing day for India, the men's team bowed out of medal contention after conceding another draw, while the women were tamed 1-3 by Russia in the ninth round of the 40th Chess Olympiad......

Chess Olympiad: Indian women win; men held by Argentina

International Master Tania Sachdev registeredher sixth victory in seven games as the Indian women's team cruised to a 3-1 victory over lower-ranked Estonia to take the joint-fourth spot after the......

Indian teams coast at Chess Olympiad

Grandmaster K Sasikiran showed the way as Indian men cruised to a 3-1 victory over Turkish 2016 team in the second round of the 40th Chess Olympiad in Istanbul. The Indian women also had an easy......

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Q. Who among the following has been appointed new chairmanof the National Commission for Farmers ? (a) Ajit Singh (b) K. C. Pant (c) Dr. M. S. Swaminathan (d) Sharad Pawar
:  A. (c) Dr. M. S. Swaminathan more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-among-the-following-has-been-appointed-new-chairmanof-th//answers/6260275

mohd  yousuf
Q. What is \"Green Revolution\"?
Mohd Yousuf:  A. In 1961 India was on the brink of mass famine. Borlaug was invited to India by the adviser to the Indian minister of agriculture M. S. Swaminathan....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-quotgreen-revolutionquot/6257003/answers/15885442

Tanushree Mitra
Q. Name some persons eho wrote our consttitutionapart from Dr.Amedkar.
Tanushree Mitra:  A. Jawaharlal Nehru..Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel,Deputy Prime Minister cum Home Minister Maulana Azad, Minister for Education, Dr. Rajendra Prasad,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-some-persons-eho-wrote-our-consttitutionapart-from-dr.a/15872769/answers/16461168

sitapati rao
Q. Who is your favorite Indian writer and which is your favorite contribution by him/her?
Sitapati Rao:  A. There are many person whom i love to write. Even though I have not read Salman Roshdie or Arundhathi Roy, i think their writngs are as good as the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-your-favorite-indian-writer-and-which-is-your-favorit/16461142/answers/16382132

Muktha Radhakrishnan
Q. who is the best carnatic singer in India?
Muktha Radhakrishnan:  A. Alathur Brothers Ariyakudi Ramanuja Iyengar Aruna Sairam Balaji Shankar Bombay Jayashree Bombay Sisters Bhushani Kalyanaraman Bhavana Radhakrishnan...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-the-best-carnatic-singer-in-india/15631808/answers/8916052

  Web results for Swaminathan K
Shock defeat for Abhijeet

Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta suffered a shock defeat at the hands of Ziaur Rahman of Bangladesh in the second round of 13th Asian Continental chess... ...

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Contemporary yet strenuously long

by `2 States` is the perfect example of how a story in the hands of the right director can be entertaining and can fail miserably if not. The... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/entertainment/bollywood/2-states-review-contemporary-yet-strenuously-long_153758.htm
48th Annual Convocation of UAS on Sunday

The 48th Annual Convocation of University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS), Bangalore will be held at 11 am on Sunday at College of Agriculture,... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/48th-Annual-Convocation-of-UAS-on-Sunday/2014/04/19/article2177031.ece
2 States

Story: Punjabi boy and Tamilian girl discover love on their college campus. However, their diverse cultures make its culmination a challenge.... ...

http://m.indiatimes.com/entertainment/bollywood/review-2-states-142195.html
India's Largest Travel Network Via.com Works with CyberSource to Enhance Payment Authentication Process

/PRNewswire/ --CyberSource, a Visa Inc. company (NYSE: V ), and one of the world's largest providers of eCommerce payment management services,... ...

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