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A peek into the first 'langar' on Capitol Hill

Members of the United States Congress break bread to celebrate the contributions of Sikh Americans. Rediff.com’s Aziz Haniffa reports Photograph: Les Talusan/SALDEF In a historic first, the......

REWIND! Images from the week that was

Here's a glimpse at what happened around the world last week.  A performer poses as she takes part in the Notting Hill Carnival in west London. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters Thirty-one......

US lawmakers hail India's verdict

A host of United States lawmakers attended an event on Capitol Hill on Friday to hail India’s election and the Bharatiya Janata Party's landslide victory, and to also invite Narendra Modi to......

Modi offers prayers at Sri Venkateswara shrine

Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Thursday offered prayers at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near Tirupati. Modi was accompanied by Telugu......

80 pc voting in Manipur; 71 pc in Nagaland, 66 pc in Meghalaya

About 80 per cent of the electorate on Wednesday voted in the elections to the Outer Manipur Lok Sabha seat in the hill districts. Reports from Churachandpur, Ukhrul, Senapati, Chandel and......

War on made-in-India drugs comes to US Capitol Hill

In the first of a three-part series starting today, Aziz Haniffa throws light on the shocking revelations of a Ranbaxy insider. At a recent Capitol Hill briefing Ranbaxy whistleblower Dinesh......

Stability returns to North Block

There is a nip in the air at Raisina Hill as autumn sets in. The temperature inside the North Block headquarters of the ministry of finance has also dipped, but for different reasons. With......

Niyamgiri mining project: Dongaria Kondhs say no at 1st meet

The Dongaria Kondh tribe of this hill village has given a thumbs-down to the proposed bauxite mining project atop Niyamgiri Hills, a natural resources treasure trove the tribals consider too sacred......

Uttarakhand tragedy: Tourism bears brunt of disaster

For Satya Paul Kochhar, chairman of the Madhuban Group of hotels, it is the worst tourist season in June in the hill resort of Mussoorie. “Normally, May-June is the period when most tourists......

Flashfloods: Infrastructure crumbles in Uttarakhand

In the wake of killer flashfloods and landslides in Uttarakhand, infrastructure in the hill state has taken a big hit. “A vast network of roads and bridges has been damaged. It will take......

'Look at me. This happens with me all the time'

Mahesh Nair, who directed Farooque Sheikh in his directorial debut Accident On Hill Road, reveals a lesser-known side of the late veteran -- of a passionate actor, who took failures in his stride......

PIX: Salman, Ajay Devgn visit Sanjay Dutt

It was a somber Wednesday evening at Sanjay Dutt's Pali Hill residence in suburban Mumbai when the actor's incarceration was just a few hours away. The actor decided to spend the evening with his......

PIX: Aamir, Saifeena at Imran Khan's housewarming party

Imran Khan, who recently moved in the newly-renovated Pali Hill bungalow of his grandfather Nasir Hussain, threw a housewarming party for his filmi friends over the weekend. The party, that also......

Ben Kingsley plays a Sikh cabbie!

"Sir Ben," I called out on the red carpet as he arrived to applause from hundreds of admirers at the Elgin theatre in Toronto. "You have played so many ethnic characters starting from Gandhi to......

Review: RUN AWAY from Creature 3D!

Creature 3D is just about as thrilling as the prospect of attending extra classes during summer vacation, rants Paloma Sharma. Creature 3D, directed by Vikram Bhatt, is India’s first......

Ski Jumping: Pole Stoch gets off sick bed to win gold

World No 1 Kamil Stoch shrugged off a bout of sickness on Sunday to easily win the men's Olympic ski jump normal hill title, capturing Poland's first individual Winter Games title since 1972. Peter......

Indian F1 GP was good start; shame it can't return: Damon Hill

Former Formula One World champion Damon Hill says the decision to scrap the Indian Grand Prix after just three years of its launch was a “shame”, especially as the Buddh International......

Pregnant Jessica Ennis-Hill to skip Commonwealth Games

Britain's Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis-Hill is pregnant and will miss the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in July, she said on Friday. The 27-year-old confirmed she is expecting her......

Jason Dufner conquers Oak Hill for first major title

American Jason Dufner erased memories of his heart-breaking late collapse two years ago when he clinched his first major title by two shots in the 95th PGA Championship on Sunday. One stroke behind......

Will the new look of McIlroy change his form at Oak Hill?

The former World No 1 golfer, Rory McIlroy, is facing heavy criticism from all quarters of life. Recently, golf legends had told McIlroy to concentrate on golf to climb out of his current slump.......
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Q. Life me thode Change ki kitani zarurat hoti hai ? Kis tarah ka change aap pasand karte hai ?
Subhash:  A.  more

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Damodar Biswal
Q. Do u know about the magnetic hill of Leh - Ladakha?The hill has magnetic properties strong enough to pull a stationary car uphill at a speed of 20 kms.hr.
Damodar Biswal:  A. Change is charming! to keep life interesting changes are necessary. I prefer trevelling to sea shore or hill stations for change! more

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Q. Did you see the movie spirited away and on top of poppy hill and other animation movies
Koi Koi:  A. Is it first April ? :-))))No sir I never heard of such Hills more

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Q. What time one will prefer to take annual holidays Summers or winter time
Babu Ji:  A. no... more

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Q. We feel this world very difficult when perenting is not caring & supporting. Do you believe it?
Prabirb:  A. Summer is bestSchool holidays for kidsGo to some nice hill station n relaxEscape the heat more

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Vehicle thieves operating on Mumbai-Ahmedabad Highway held

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Yoga improves health, cuts stress

12:11 am New Delhi : Yoga is the best way to tackle anxiety, stress and psycho neurotic disorders, easily resulting in better health and regulation... ...

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Obama to meet Poroshenko at White House

US President Barack Obama would meet his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko at the White House today, the White House said. "The visit will... ...

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