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Army, air force intensify rescue operations in Jammu and Kashmir

Death was staring them in the face as flood waters rapidly rose and there were no rescuers in sight. Relief came only after the Indian Army, the Indian Air Force and teams from the National......

Italian PM calls Modi for 'rapid, positive solution' on marines

Italian Premier Matteo Renzi on Monday spoke to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi and sought a “rapid and positive solution” in the case of the two Italian marines being held in......

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,......

Cash may no longer be king

Debit card use at POS terminals increasing at rapid clip, transactions at ATMs decliningConsumers seem to be cashing out of automated teller machines (ATMs) and logging in at point-of-sale (POS)......

How internet, social media can transform the stock market

Internet technology and rapid advances in computing power have transformed financial trading radically, says Devangshu Datta Internet technology and rapid advances in computing power have......

Gurgaon's Rapid Metro fare raised to Rs 20

India’s first 100 per cent privately-financed Metro rail system, Gurgaon’s Rapid Metro, announced on Thursday that it had increased its fares by 66.7 per cent. A single journey on the......

E-commerce boom: More start-ups join the Rs 1,000-crore club

High penetration of internet, increased use of smartphones help the cause of top e-commerce firms, leading to a rapid rise in their valuations. For the Indian e-commerce sector, the last few months......

Gurgaon rapid Metro turns out to be a flop

The privately-run 5.1-km Gurgaon rapid Metro rail project is recording a low ridership of only about 37,500 a day, compared with the initial projection of 90,000-200,000.  A fare hike is also......

Olympic medallist Vijay Kumar fails to make rapid fire team for Asiad

Olympic medallist Vijay Kumar has missed out on a berth in his pet event - rapid fire pistol - for the upcoming Asian Games, but is still part of the 43-member squad, which will be spearheaded by......

Vijay Kumar fails to qualify for 25m rapid fire pistol final

London Olympic silver medallist marksman Vijay Kumar made a shock exit in the qualification round of the men's 25m rapid fire pistol event of the 20th Commonwealth Games after finishing seventh in......

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,......
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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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Rise in domestic electronics output vital, says State govt

Underlining the need to reduce imports in the Electronic System and Design and Manufacturing (EDSM) ecosystem in Defence and Aerospace, Karnataka,... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/432440/rise-domestic-electronics-output-vital.html
Collaborative aviation climate action takes flight

The aviation sector joined other business and government groups at the United Nations Climate Summit today to announce a commitment on climate... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/collaborative-aviation-climate-action-takes-flight/
Festive Frenzy

This is probably the best time to buy a car. And here’s a selection of the season’s top releases Mercedes big GLA is here Mercedes are... ...

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Ebola could hit up to 1.4 mn West Africans

The number of Ebola cases in West Africa could reach as many as 550,000 to 1.4 million by Jan 20 in the worst-case scenario, the US Centers for... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a492036.html
India, Switzerland produce new environment-friendly cement

India in collaboration with Switzerland has developed a new method to double the quantity of cement by substituting a material made by heating... ...

http://www.netindia123.com/netindia/showdetails.asp?id=2464383&n_date=20140923&cat=India

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