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Living through 13 years of war in Afghanistan

On Sunday, after 13 years of war, over 500 deaths and over £20 billion (Rs 197,860 crore), United Kingdom withdrew from Afghanistan.   In a touching ceremony, the Union Jack flag was......

'The only two countries that could have given birth to Hollywood and Bollywood'

'We are two countries that, as Swami Vivekananda said in Chicago more than a century ago, have sheltered the persecuted and the refugees of all religions and all nations on Earth.' 'People are......

WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

Here’s a fresh collection of the truly weird, true and funny news from around the world.  1) This pig drinks frappuccinos and wears designer clothes Devoted pig-owner Mindi Reinbolt......

The lasting image of Nelson Mandela is his smiling visage

For the anti-apartheid icon, all life and struggle were occasions to be relished with joy, says Shreekant Sambrani In her Nobel lecture last year (delayed two decades because of her incarceration)......

Rights abuse charges haunt Rajapaksa; Cameron gives ultimatum

Human rights abuses allegedly perpetrated in the war against Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam haunted Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on the sidelines of the CHOGM summit with UK Prime......

UK, Ireland offer joint visa to Indian, Chinese tourists

Indian and Chinese tourists will soon be able to travel to the UK and Ireland on a single visa under a ‘ground-breaking’ scheme jointly announced by both countries to boost tourism.......

Apple shifted $8.9 bn of untaxed profits to Ireland

Apple reportedly shifted billions of its untaxed profits earned in Australia to tax havens in Ireland in the last decade, an investigation report has revealed. Probe by The Australian Financial......

Wockhardt's Shendra unit set for key US test

The Food and Drugs Administration, US regulator, is likely to visit Wockhardt's factory in Shendra (Aurangabad district of Maharashtra) for an inspection this month, it is learnt. If the company......

Indians in US seek speedy green card approvals

Five years after the largely attended rally in Washington, DC, tech people associated with 'Immigration Voice' are scheduled to gather in the heart of Silicon Valley on September 8 to voice their......

Vodafone judgement has set a precedent

The Vodafone judgement delivered by the Supreme Court in January, 2012, has set the cat amongst the pigeons.At a macro level it has the calculated effect of implicitly legitimising tax havens,......

Class and Crime in India in Zurich's Top 10 Films

Kanu Behl's Titli is one of the best films from India in recent years, says Aseem Chhabra from the Zurich film festival. Ten years ago, two enterprising Swiss nationals decided to bring some films......

20 Things We Still LOVE about Friends!

We revisit some iconic moments of the the much-loved television series as it celebrates its 20th anniversary.   Image: (Clockwise from bottom) Jennifer Aniston, Courtney Cox, Matt LeBlanc,......

Review: Leonardo DiCaprio excels in Wolf Of Wall Street

The Wolf of Wall Street has its moments but it is director Martin Scorsese’s weakest attempt at film-making, says Aseem Chhabra. If I was 20-something and Leonardo DiCaprio (I......

Serena puts friendship aside against Wozniacki

‘What I really love about our relationship is we really play each other on the court incredibly hard. So, so, so, so, so hard. And then we just try to put it aside out of the court’......

WTA Finals: Serena bounces back in Bouchard battering

Serena Williams of the United States stretches to play a backhand against Eugenie Bouchard of Canada in their round robin match during the WTA Finals at Singapore Sports Hub on Thursday.......

Euro qualifiers: Ronaldo sizzles; Ireland stun Germany with late equaliser

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after scoring during their EURO 2016 qualifying soccer match against Denmark. Photograph: Liselotte Sabroe/Scanpix Denmark/Reuters A headed goal in second-half......

US Open: Wozniacki upsets Sharapova, Simon stuns Ferrer

Caroline Wozniacki upset French Open champion Maria Sharapova in a groundstroke marathon to reach the U.S. Open quarter-finals, while Gilles Simon registered the first big surprise in the men's......

'Virat Kohli is a genius with the willow in hand'

Excited about his county team's practice match against a star-studded Indian team, Leicestershire's Irish import Niall O'Brien says Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men can destroy, dazzle and intrigue......

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Q. Irish Doctors in the Galway University hospital refused to abort Indian national Savita Halappanavar, her foetus on grounds that "this is a Catholic country". in spite of her repeated S.O.S submission that she was neither Irish nor catholic. Your take please. A dead foetus was more important than a young mother's life.
Soumyen Sarkar:  A.  more

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RukhsanaSiddiqui
Q. when did iron lady Indira Gandhi die and how ?
RukhsanaSiddiqui:  A. have you heard the live discussion with Arnab on TIMES(15&16th Of this month), Even though most of the panelist were condemning the attitude of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-did-iron-lady-indira-gandhi-die-and-how-/22588745/answers/24479678

hitler
Q. what is the specialty of 04-03?
Hitler:  A. 31 October 1984 (aged 66) New Delhi, India.pumped sixteen bullets by her security people. On 31 October 1984, two of Gandhi's Sikh bodyguards,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-specialty-of-04-03/22202945/answers/22588759

hitler
Q. How the word BOYCOTT came into practice?
Hitler:  A. Captain Charles Cunningham Boycott was an Englishman working in Ireland. In the 1870s he was farming at Loughmask in County Mayo and serving as a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-the-word-boycott-came-into-practice/22202945/answers/17240275

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Outside In | Can we hear more about India's Singapore Mutiny?

Indian infantrymen on the march in France in October 1914 during WorldWar I. Photo: Hulton Archive/ A century, it seems, is too soon for the... ...

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Protesters demand Burkina Faso president quit, burn parliament

10:56pm IST OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of protesters demanding the ousting of Burkina Faso's veteran President Blaise Compaore... ...

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Maldron Hotel in Derry dresses up for its special Fashion Fest 2014

Derry's newly relaunched Maldron Hotel will be the stylish setting for a special Winter Wonderland Collaboration Catwalk event, kicking off Derry... ...

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India gets its 'spook' on to celebrate Halloween

By Karishma Saurabh Kalita New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS): "Double, double toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldronbubble," said the three witches in... ...

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Living through 13 years of war in Afghanistan

On Sunday, after 13 years of war, over 500 deaths and over 20 billion (Rs 197,860 crore), United Kingdom withdrew from Afghanistan. In a... ...

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