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Rain pain: Maharashtra stares at water scarcity threat

A “scarcity threat” looms large over Maharashtra, with below-average rainfall and rapidly-depleting water levels in reservoirs. According to the India Meteorological Department’s......

Saudis have Pak commitment of nuclear bomb: US expert

Given the rapid increase of Pakistan's nuclear arsenal, a former Central Intelligence Agency analyst suspects the country has a commitment to provide a nuclear bomb to Saudi Arabia. "One of the......

India didn't achieve potential due to misgovernance: Modi

India could not achieve its full potential owing to "misgovernance", while BRIC countries progressed rapidly in the last decade, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday. "In 2003,......

'Leaders should deliver on Arms Trade Treaty promises'

Amnesty International has challenged governments to deliver on their promises to rapidly and rigorously implement the life saving Arms Trade Treaty, as 62 nations signed the landmark agreement in......

European Union praises rapid development of Bihar

The European Union Tuesday praised the rapid development spree in Bihar within a short period of time. EU envoy Joao Cravinho met Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at his residence in Patna and......

Road ahead will be a tough one for Skoda

Last year Shridhan Rokade, a Pune resident who had booked a Skoda Rapid, dragged the Czech company to the District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum after it failed to deliver the car within the......

How to make money from stocks

Mid-cap, cyclicals and PSU stocks are expected to do well over the next few years. The rapidity of equity upsides, especially in a revival story, can surprise most market participants.......

Cisco sets up $40 mn India fund for early-stage cos

Upbeat on the rapidly evolving entrepreneurial environment in the country, Cisco has created a $40 million (over Rs 240 crore) fund, a first by the networking solutions giant in any of its present......

Finance Minister P Chidambaram's report card is a mixed bag

The finance minister championed a rapid narrowing of the exploding fiscal deficit, in particular, by successfully introducing a regular monthly increase in diesel prices.  Assessments of the......

6 amazing cars from Beijing International Auto Show 2014

China is undoubtedly one of the fastest growing economies in the world and its auto sector is one of those rapidly developing sector. Auto Shows further boost this development where manufacturers......

Sports Shorts: Anand beats Carlsen but settles for bronze at World Rapid

Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand came up with a thumping victory over reigning World champion Magnus Carlsen but had to settle for the bronze medal in the World Rapid Chess Championship that......

National Shooting: Olympian Vijay Kumar wins gold

London Olympics silver medalist shooter Vijay Kumar of Army shot gold in men's 25m rapid fire pistol event at the 57th National Shooting Championship in New Delhi on Saturday. Man Singh of Punjab......

Gooch hails 'maturing' Root as new Cook in the making

Former England captain Graham Gooch has backed upcoming batting star Joe Root, saying that he is rapidly maturing into being more like England skipper Alastair Cook. According to the Mirror, Gooch,......

Ryder recovery on track as he gets back on his feet

Recovering rapidly from an assault that left him with life-threatening injuries, New Zealand cricketer Jesse Ryder is now "back on his feet" but is disappointed to miss out on his IPL stint this......

Ma determined to put China on Formula One map

Ma Qing Hua is mobbed by starry-eyed fans in his home town of Shanghai, has four rapidly growing social media accounts and is set for a triumphant unveiling at the Chinese Grand Prix next month.......
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Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. On one hand we r going for rapid automation & like to work with min manpower & on other hand we want to provide job opprn for everyone.Above all this, we hv no control over our population growth ,education system is not application oriented thus having few employable cands.Forgetting abt other issues prevailing in our country,this mismatch itselfs is very difficult to balance. Your views.
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A.  more

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Sharmila Bose
Q. The difference between China and India manufacturing corridor mentioned by both Rahul and Modi is that China's economy is owned by State, whereas India's economy is owned by individuals. So, the benefit of economy will go individual and not State, since it has tax exemption.Regarding job orientation, the Human Population will be to the status of Labour and that is why Rahul said there should be reservation in the private sector. This employment generation has nothing to do beyond the Labour class.Your views
Sharmila Bose:  A. Agriculture sector in India need large man power force inspite of automation. Ask ppl. in village for abandoning the farming & agriculture, the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-difference-between-china-and-india-manufacturing-corrido/27322733/answers/27390477

Flying Saucer
Q. l-dopa is a drug used to treat which disease?
Flying Saucer:  A. There are many reasons for China's rapid pace of growth. These include business-friendly environment created by the setting up of Special Economic...... more

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bharatiya
Q. With the rapid increase in population when it is hard to find place for living person I think burial method of creamantion should be stopped and dead bodies should be burnt after doing the procedure prescribed for each religion because these cremation ground are occupying more and more space
Bharatiya:  A. Amantadine is an antiviral and also functions as an anti-inflammatory. In some people the use of this particular drug as an anti-inflammatory has...... more

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jaya
Q. How to stop this rapid fire of foolish questions ?
Jaya:  A. your suggestion is practical but this is a relegious beleif and no govt in the entire world will ever dare to go against it. burial method will never stop more

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Key rail projects will drag on

Key rail projects of the State that had been sanctioned earlier will take more time for fruition with only token allocation made in the Railway... ...

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Jayalalithaa meets Modi

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