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Phailin is the strongest cyclone to hit India since 1999

United States experts have described Phailin as the strongest tropical cyclone to hit India in 14 years. The US Navy's Joint Typhoon Warning Centre in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, said Phailin is now......

PHOTOS: Usagi, 2013's most powerful tropical cyclone

Usagi -- the most powerful tropical cyclone of 2013 -- swept past the Philippines and Taiwan over the weekend but saved the worst of its wrath for neighbouring Hong Kong and China.Reports said......

In PHOTOS: Deadly typhoon submerges Philippines

More than 500 people were killed, most in their sleep, as tropical storm Washi swelled rivers and triggered flash floods, which devastated a southern Philippine region. Unaccustomed to serious......

PSLV-C18 successfully sends 4 satellites to orbit

An Indo-French satellite Megha-Tropiques was on Wednesday successfully placed in orbit by PSLV-C18 rocket in a perfect launch from Satish Dhawan Space Centre as part of a key mission that will help......

50-hour countdown for launch of PSLV-C18 begins

The 50-hour countdown for the launch of Indo-French climate monitoring satellite Megha-Tropiques and three other nano satellites on board PSLV-C18 on October 12 from the spaceport of Sriharikota is......

Icrisat HQ to remain in India

The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (Icrisat) will continue to maintain its headquarters at Patancheru in India, while enhancing its research activities and impact......

RBI may eventually tighten rates to tame inflation: HSBC

The Reserve Bank of India is likely to remain in wait-and-watch mode now, but will eventually need to tighten policy rates to contain upside risks to inflation, an HSBC report said. According to......

El Nino may have a bearing on inflation: RBI

Further softening of vegetable prices is unlikely and the impact of the El Nino weather phenomenon on the monsoon could have an adverse bearing on inflation, the Reserve Bank of India said on......

Future cities: Concepts that can revolutionise the way we live

Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut has come up with some futuristic concepts of what the green cities of tomorrow might be like. Coral Reef: Passive Houses for Haiti Devastated by a massive......

Top 10 supercomputers, China beats US

Beating the United States, China has made a giant leap in the field of supercomputers. However, India has no supercomputers in the top 10 list. Two supercomputers from India feature among the top......

Why Go Goa Gone could be Saif's Tropic Thunder

Rediff.com's film critic Raja Sen, who has written the dialogues for the zombie-comedy Go Goa Gone, tell us why Saif Ali Khan's character is such a gamechanger.From the very first time I read an......

Birthday special: Fashion lessons from Shraddha Kapoor

The Aashiqui 2 actress turns 22 today, March 3.Apart from her recent success with the Mohit Suri film that also starred Aditya Roy Kapur in the lead, Shraddha Kapoor is quite well known for her......

PIX: Shilpa Shetty's HOTTEST avatars on Nach Baliye 6

The 38-year-old actress and mum continues to amaze with her perfectly toned body and fashion choices. Take a look!Shilpa Shetty may not be playing leading roles on the big screen any more but she's......

PIX: HOT Summer fashion from Anushka, Deepika, Kareena

The season of sweltering heat is upon us and us lesser mortals, unlike our Bollywood divas, have to fret over a wardrobe that is summer-friendly. So taking a leaf out of the hottest Bollywood......

PIX: Taapsee Pannu's HOTTEST Avatars!

Actress Taapsee Pannu, 25, has worked in several acclaimed films down South including Aadukalam, Vastadu Naa Raju, Mr. Perfect, and Vandhaan Vendraan. The starlet, who now makes her......

Sexy Vanessa-Mae to trade violin for ski at Sochi Games

Violin star Vanessa-Mae will put on her slalom skis next month to become only the third person to represent tropical Thailand at the Winter Olympics. A British citizen, the 35-year-old Vanessa-Mae......

Pot luck: FIFA to go ahead with controversial WC draw procedure

FIFA will go ahead with its controversial decision to stage World Cup matches at midday in tropical venues, president Sepp Blatter said on Tuesday as soccer's governing body announced a bafflingly......

Federer, Serena march on in US Open heat

Top-ranked Roger Federer continued his dynamic US Open form in near-tropical conditions on Saturday while fourth seed Serena Williams braved the steaming heat to avenge a shock defeat she suffered......

Storm may disrupt England-Bangladesh clash

England's World Cup showdown with Bangladesh on Friday could be disrupted by a huge tropical rain storm, forecasters say. "Storms accompanied by hail and rain could well hit any part of the country......

Chelsea and Arsenal braced for African exodus

The African Nations Cup is taking place in tropical Ghana but the impact of the tournament will be felt in the cooler climes of Britain as a host of big name Premier League players head off to the......
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Farhaan
Q. One vice U want to give up??
Farhaan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/one-vice-u-want-to-give-up/27319029/answers/

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Q. In Tropical weather life is good in summer or not?
Prabirb:  A. Vice City is a fictional city in the Grand Theft Auto series, based on Miami, Florida. Two versions of the city have appeared in different...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-tropical-weather-life-is-good-in-summer-or-not/27236397/answers/27319043

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Q. Could the crew and passengers of missing plane be enjoying on the beaches of an unknown tropical island right now ?
Vampire:  A. Yeah it is good more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/could-the-crew-and-passengers-of-missing-plane-be-enjoying-o/27226401/answers/27236407

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'Everything revolves around family here'

One might have seen chef Alfonso Montefusco at the Bengaluru Marriott Hotel, Whitefield, talking to known faces and greeting others. This... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/400698/039everything-revolves-around-family-here039.html
The Super-Tea That Keeps On Giving …now a proven Love Brew?

SO WHAT EXACTLY IS MORINGA? Moringa is a tropical herb whose leaves have been used as food and herbal medicine in many tropical countries for... ...

http://www.free-press-release.com/news-morynga-moringa-the-super-tea-that-keeps-on-giving-now-a-proven-love-brew-1397924730.html
India's suicide rates ...

A new study has revealed that there are strong causal links between areas with the most suicides and areas where impoverished farmers are trying to... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/indias-suicide-rates-highest-areas-most-debt-ridden-farmers-study
A matter of choice

Have you ever looked at someone who appears 10 to 12 years younger than she is, and found yourself feeling jealous of her radiance and good genes?... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/a-matter-of-choice/article5928996.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Study

New York, April 20 (IANS) Contrary to the current belief that about half of earth's plants and animals would go extinct over the next century... ...

http://www.newstrackindia.com/newsdetails/2014/04/20/74--Earth-s-extinction-rate-highly-exaggerated-Study-.html

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