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RARE PHOTOS: A 100-year-old glimpse of British India

A century-old collection of photographs of India has been discovered in the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland archive. The rare and fragile glass plate......

'Every single child matters, every single childhood matters'

  Kailash Satyarthi, co-winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, in front of packed crowd made a rousing speech asking every person to come together and set our children free. He honoured those who......

Fire guts paintings, artworks inside Jaipur's City Palace

A fire broke out in the administrative office inside the CityPalace complex and spread to an art gallery, damaging some records and paintings on Sunday “The fire damaged the office and......

Legends Made in Mysore: B K S Iyengar and Pattabhi Jois

Two of the greatest modern exponents of yoga began their life in Mysore, under the tutelage of the legendary Krishnamacharya. For both of them, life was yoga. And yoga was life, says Sunaad......

The extraordinary man who set up India's extraordinary electoral system

As the 16th Indian parliamentary elections get underway, Vikas Lather profiles Sukumar Sen, India's first chief election commissioner India is merely a geographical expression… To leave......

The secret behind AirAsia's success

Serving under-served routes in India is paying rich dividends for Tony Fernandes' AirAsia. Can the largest low-cost carrier in South-East Asia stay ahead of rivals? Tiruchirappalli or Trichy lies......

Gold: Some glittering facts

Do you know which is the first known piece of gold jewellery? Or have you heard of the most famous piece of gold? If not, read below some amazing facts on gold.Which is the most expensive gold coin......

How much gold is there in the world?

Gold is considered one of the most precious metals in the world; and it has been used as a symbol for purity, value and royalty.But do you know much gold is there in the world? And who owns most......

Pepsi: Repairing a poisoned reputation in India

Indra K. Nooyi says she still feels guilty filling a bathtub with water. It sounds far-fetched coming from the chief executive of a major multinational corporation, until you consider her early......

10 best spas in India

The Pehlwan Malish Warrior Massage is inspired by the fierce mustard-oil rubdowns traditionally given to battered Indian wrestlers. You'll find it at the Taj Spa in Mumbai, India. For something......

Reese Witherspoon, Amal Clooney: A day out in Hollywood

Here's what your favourite Hollywood stars have been up to. Photograph: Luke Macgregor/Reuters Actress Reese Witherspoon arrives for a gala screening of the film Wild during the 58th BFI......

Review: Now You See Me is a poor trick

Now You See Me starts on a promising note but soon descends into a plot rife with predictable cliches, writes Raja Sen.Imagine a magician. Tall, charming, wreathed in mystery, and wearing a top hat......

Jodhpur Fort readies for Liz-Arun wedding

Jodhpur's majestic 548-year-old Meherangarh Fort decks up to host the Indian wedding of celebrity couple Hollywood actor Liz Hurley and her tycoon fiancee Arun Nayar on March 9. But first, they......

Orlando fails to bloom in Kingdom

Ridley Scott's Kingdom Of Heaven isa physicallybreathtaking epic. Unfortunately, it also makes for hollow, earthly cinema, made worse by a bland turn by Orlando Bloom.He is weakest in someof the......

The Great Hollywood quiz

Was Colin Farrell the original choice for Oliver Stone's Alexander? Which actress was first offered Catwoman, before Halle Berry landed the role? Take this three-part quiz and brush up your......

In another voting it's an overwhelming 'yes'

Belen Mozo of Spain hits her tee shot. Photograph: Chris Trotman/Getty Images After 260 years of exclusion, women will be allowed to join the Royal and Ancient golf club after an overwhelming......

World bodies back Augusta ruling not to disqualify Woods

Golf's governing bodies ruled on Wednesday that Augusta National officials made the correct call not to disqualify world number one Tiger Woods for an improper ball drop at the Masters. The Royal &......

No reason to ban long putters, says Scott

Adam Scott shot down a putter rule change suggestion by Tiger Woods on Tuesday and told golf's governing bodies to focus on more pressing issues as the Australian leapt to the defence of......

London Mayor steals show at opera house Olympic ceremony

It's not often that Placido Domingo is upstaged at the Royal Opera House. Yet flamboyant London Mayor Boris Johnson managed to pull it off at a star-studded Olympic gala on Monday night. Opera......

Open should bring back phone ban: Player

Golfing great Gary Player says British Open organisers should ditch their policy of allowing mobile phones on site, which is irritating players and marshals. Crowds following 14-times major......

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Q. who is also known as Askiya the Great ?
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Q. lady diana...... when i take this name , what comes to your mind ?????
Ankit Shivam:  A. Very few thinkers have influenced the history of West Africa as has the Algerian scholar Al Moghili who lived in the second half of the 15th...... more

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Joseph Chacko
Q. Who really discovered America?
Joseph Chacko:  A. There is nothing more delightful to an admirer than freshness of flower, the watching of shining stars in galaxy, the chirping of cuckoos, the...... more

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Manoj Joshi
Q. Fastest Fingers First:who invented GOLF...?? how was the name GOLF originated..??
Manoj Joshi:  A. Everyone recognizes that many people were in America long before Columbus. The Asiatic peoples who became Native Americans were certainly the...... more

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Manoj Joshi
Q. why do people see indian culture as far superior than western culture?
Manoj Joshi:  A. I think Indian culture - the one we follow in mainstream society- is LONG overdue for a royal flush. Our TRUE ancient culture like Mohinjidaro and...... more

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Armenia, the old world

Author :Apoorva Prasad Charm and antiquity meet in this unexplored slice of southern Caucasus, where all are welcome to stay and join. Start from... ...

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Sanskrit, history and our embarrassment with Indian things

by Aatish Taseer Editor's Note: On the surface The Way Things Were , the new novel by Aatish Taseer is about four decades of Indian history from... ...

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A Ready Reckoner Released

FICCI FLO has taken the initiative to present a first-of-its kind ready reckoner on laws affecting woman in India. This includes rights critical to... ...

http://www.apnnews.com/2014/12/17/laws-affecting-women-in-india-a-ready-reckoner-released/
Jawed ancestors did not kill their …

London, Dec 17 (IANS) Our jawed ancestors were not responsible for the demise of their jawless cousins as had been assumed, says a research. The... ...

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Europe and the Exotics

Contiki, the world's original youth travel brand is bidding farewell to 2014 and looking ahead to sun, fun and epic experiences in 2015. Check out... ...

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