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'The world is not flat'

If you are one of the many people who bought into Thomas L Friedman's idea that The World Is Flat, thanks to the information and technology, listen to this.Here's an equally well-known journalist......

What do Goans THiNK of Tarun Tejpal?

The change of government in Goa changed THiNK’s character. Literary or intellectual luminaries were replaced by big-ticket celebrities, says Sunil Sethi In the furore over Tarun......

Dalai Lama to speak on 'art of happiness' in New Delhi

The Dalai Lama will speak on 'the art of happiness' at the fifth edition of the annual Penguin Lecture in New Delhi on Saturday. The previous speakers at the prestigious event have been journalist......

An Open Letter to the American People...

This year's presidential election is among the most significant in our nation's history. The country urgently needs a visionary leader who can ensure the future of our traditional strengths in......

Obama and your grandmother

B S Prakash on the lessons Obama learnt from his grandmother and why they sound so familiar to Indians. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh. 'When I was young, my mother did not have the money to send me to......

Indian economy is like a super highway, says Friedman

Comparing the Indian economy to a super highway, noted economist Thomas Friedman has said he is optimistic about the growth potential of the country, which remains a true democracy. Friedman, also......

'The world of globality is not flat'

In his best-selling book The World is Flat, Thomas Friedman had shown how globalisation had flattened the differences between developed and developing countries in terms of access to opportunity......

'In India, those who don't vote are happy people'

In the wake of Thomas L Friedman's The World is Flat, and Shashi Tharoor's The Elephant, The Tiger, and The Cell Phone comes Rafiq Dossani's book India Arriving: How This Economic Powerhouse is......

India's rise is good or bad for America?

Is India's gain America's loss?Sunny globalists like New York Times columnist Thomas L Friedman delight in India's rising economic prominence, led by its vast pool of high-tech engineers.Then......

Hagel urges India Inc to move faster

John Hagel envisages a world with no boundaries like Thomas Friedman. He believesconnectivity transcends barriers and borders, enabling corporates to increasingly tap opportunities from across the......

007 will come early to India

Once upon a time, long, long ago, decades before Thomas Friedman wrote the The World Is Flat, only the choicest Hollywood's hits trickled into the Indian subcontinent, usually months after the......

If a film's set in India, you'll spot a cow!

I don't know if it's sacred, but it's a cow alright. I call the game cow-spotting. These days, if it's a film set in India, sooner or later you'll find the cow. Cows holding up traffic are......

Brother Bear, an idealistic quest

Though not as entertaining, inventive or colourful as some of the recent Disney animated films like Lilo & Stitch, Brother Bear has ample attraction for children between four and ten years, as seen......

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Q. the auther of the book : 'Hot, Flat and Crowded ' is.................??
:  A. Thomas L. Friedman more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-auther-of-the-book--hot-flat-and-crowded--is............//answers/18851322

Fiza aafreen
Q. Speech by Thomas Friedman in the New York Times.... \"When we were young kids growing up in America , we were Told to eat our vegetables at dinner and not leave them. Mothers said, think of the starving children in India And finish the dinner.\' And now I tell my children: \'Finish your homework. Think of the children in India Who would make you starve, if you don\'t. \" ? ink ur views please
Fiza Aafreen:  A. The first part is still very true since 30 crores go hungry in India without a single proper meal a day.The second part is to pep the budding Americans to study and work hard. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/speech-by-thomas-friedman-in-the-new-york-times....---------/18851308/answers/16830037

Avtar Khalsa
Q. Speech by Thomas Friedman in the New York Times.... \"When we were young kids growing up in America , we were Told to eat our vegetables at dinner and not leave them. Mothers said, think of the starving children in India And finish the dinner.\' And now I tell my children: \'Finish your homework. Think of the children in India Who would make you starve, if you don\'t. \" ? ink ur views please
Avtar Khalsa:  A. well dear, thats great on his part to have said so as he has acknowledged the growth of our country & the talent of its people in a contrasting manner!! more

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Avtar Khalsa
Q. Speech by Thomas Friedman in the New York Times...."When we were young kids growing up in America , we were Told to eat our vegetables at dinner and not leave them. Mothers said, think of the starving children in India And finish the dinner.' Comment Please\And now I tell my children: 'Finish your homework. Think of the children in India Who would make you starve, if you don't.
Avtar Khalsa:  A. ok more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/speech-by-thomas-friedman-in-the-new-york-times....quotwhen-/16829162/answers/16016874

Anand Agarwal
Q. which event accourding to you has been the most significant for india in last decade
Anand Agarwal:  A. Thomas L. Friedman in his book The World is Flat talks about the Y2k incident and how this led to thousands of computer techies from India being...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-event-accourding-to-you-has-been-the-most-significant-/16016866/answers/8552238

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The stories we don't see

Madagascar's ecological challenge parallels the Middle East's political one. Source: Reuters By:Thomas L. Friedman With the world going crazy,... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/the-stories-we-dont-see/
Student dissent and the future of economics

In universities across the globe, students seem unhappy with the status quo in academic economics after the great financial crash six years ago... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/NrdtPbK9TpZvh2GOfW2laO/Student-dissent-and-the-future-of-economics.html
Argentine debt mediator says time running short for deal

By By | Reuters By Daniel Bases NEW YORK (Reuters) - Less than a week before Argentina could default on its sovereign bonds, the government... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/argentine-debt-mediator-says-time-running-short-deal-010502290--finance.html
A platform of trust

Summary Why the 21st century economy will be powered by people. By:Thomas L. Friedman From Ukraine to the Middle East, some bad actors... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/a-platform-of-trust/
Videos, Interviews and Presentations from PIAAC Conference on the OECD's Survey of Adult Skills Available Online

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Videos of interviews and presentations from some of the world's leading experts in large-scale international assessment... ...

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