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Padma Lakshmi to visit India as UN envoy

Padma Lakshmi, wife of novelist Salman Rushdie, plans to visit India as ambassador for the UN Development Fund for Women."Since I married Salman, I have been getting a lot of requests to do charity......

Modi leads India to the Silk Road

With Beijing having had a profound rethink on India's admission as a full member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, the tectonic plates of the geopolitics of a massive swathe of the planet......

What did BRICS build (if anything, in Brazil)?

'Happily,' says Ambassador B S Prakash, 'BRICS displayed new-found energy and built something real, a bank. Between needless nihilism and as yet unjustified euphoria, there are many stations for......

PM Narendra Modi leaves for Brazil on Sunday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves for Brazil on Sunday for attending the five-nation summit of BRICS nations on July 14 and 15 which is expected to finalise the setting up of a development......

American sins come to haunt Iraq, Syria

Iraq is on the verge of collapsing and foreign military intervention is inevitable. But for those who follow the developments in Iraq and the Middle-East will understand the current situation is......

Climate fund for developing nations to be launched soon: UN

The Green Climate Fund pledged by developed nations to foster climate-friendly development in poor and developing countries would be operationalised soon, as demanded by emerging economies like......

Corruption: Developing nations lose $40 bn

Corrupt practices are robbing the developing nations as much as $40 billion annually, even a fraction of which can fund treatment of over 6 lakh AIDS-affected people, according to the World Bank.......

Gender equality? Here's a global corporate code

A United States-based investment group, along with the UN Development Fund for Women, has developed a global code of conduct for corporates to bring equality between its male and female workers and......

India, home to 190.7 million starving people

The number of hungry people in India has fallen to by 9.5 per cent to 190.7 million now from 210.8 million two decades ago, but in neigbouring Pakistan the number has risen by over 38 per cent in......

India's tough stand on WTO gets support from UN body

Supporting India's tough stand at World Trade Organization on the food security issue, United Nations body for development of agriculture IFAD on Monday said ensuring food for its people is more......

The 'Being Human' side of Salman Khan

'Being Human is important to Salman. He makes it a point to sport the brand's products everywhere: on the sets, at events and even for court appearances.''It is a good public relations......

Meet Duncan Fletcher, Team India's new coach

A methodical coach, with excellent one-on-one skills, the Zimbabwean is the ideal replacement for Gary Kirsten. When Duncan Andrew Gwynne Fletcher was appointed India's coach, a few......

Japan crisis: Sportspersons lend their support

Maria Sharapova's focus on the Indian Wells WTA tournament has been distracted as she keeps a close watch on Japan's struggles to recover from last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami.......

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Q. why china needs """" BRICKS """"" for the time being ?
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Q. I am a practicing female profession married since last 3 years.Mine was a love marriage but things turned out sour within a few weeks.I feel my husband does not try to understand my needs, my feelings, my wishes but simultaneously he is very much sensitive about his parents.Since my in-laws house was around 45 kms. from my place of work so I decided to move to the city where I have my office.He moved with me but only to make things worse by starting to insult me, beat me and go away for days leaving me alone and crying searching for him.I feel very alone.Please advise soon.Jagjit
Cnanu Shree:  A. Dear Jagjit,We are living in the 21st Century. Today women are more equiped with best protection in the legal system. Please make sure that you...... more

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Q. what is kyoto protocol?
Jagjit Kaur:  A. Kyoto Protocol Delegates celebrated adoption of the Protocol in 1997. The Kyoto Protocol is an international agreement linked to the United...... more

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Q. When will Indians acknowledge the fact that the problems of India are not on account of governance or political apathy but on account of Indias gargantum population growth? No amount of growth and infusion of funds can solve the problems in any way unless the population stops increasing. And the Indian public is to be squarely blamed for the population growth.
Balraj:  A. Why u blaming population ??? ?? ?Our country has carrying capacity to accommodate 2 billion more if u go by UN bare minimum standards, a billion...... more

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SEZs are here but concerns remain

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Civil society condemns immunity for crime-accused African leaders

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World Leaders Set to Meet on Climate at UN Summit

Heads of state from 125 countries will join leaders from business and civil society next week for the largest United Nations Climate Summit since... ...

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Parallel talks on climate breeding confusion

NEW DELHI: Even though India is sending its environment minister Prakash Javadekar to attend the UN Climate Summit in New York on September 23, New... ...

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