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Modi's projection to raise communal temperature: Ramesh

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's projection as prime ministerial candidate will lead to "jacking up" of communal temperature and there can be more riots such as Muzaffarnagar in Uttar......

World leaders mourn Margaret Thatcher's death

Britain's first woman Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher may have divided opinion during her lifetime but her death i8n London on Friday attracted a unanimous outpouring of tributes across the globe......

Jaya's potshot at Cong: 'Hand' betrayed state's interests

Attacking the ruling United Progressive Alliance at the Centre, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Thursday took potshots at the Congress, saying 'Hand' (the party's symbol) betrayed the......

MUST READ FACTS: Aircraft carrier INS Viraat turns 25

The sole aircraft carrier of the country, INS Viraat has completed 25 years of its active service with the Indian Navy. The British warship -- earlier known as HMS Hermes -- was acquired by......

Britain withdrawing diplomatic staff from Iran

Britain is pulling out all its diplomats from Iran, a day after its embassy in the country was stormed by protesters who ransacked the compound, evoking outrage worldwide. British Prime Minister......

Six sectors that will open up market for India-US

In its communication to the Office of the US Trade Representative imploring the agency not to put India on its trade hit list when the Special 301 Foreign Trade Barriers report is released next......

Markets end a 5-day losing streak

Markets gained for the first time in 2014, amid a range bound trading session, snapping a five-day losing streak led by Reliance Industries and IT major TCS. Meanwhile, upside gains were capped......

Twitter IPO pegs valuation at modest $11 billion

Seeking to avoid a repeat of Facebook Inc's much-maligned public debut, Twitter Inc revealed more modest ambitions, saying its initial offering would raise up to $1.6 billion and value the company......

Twitter reveals rip-roaring growth, big losses ahead of IPO

Twitter Inc, racing toward the largest Silicon Valley IPO since Facebook Inc's 2012 coming-out party, hopes to woo investors with rip-roaring revenue growth despite having posted big losses over......

Power prices in India to rise 6%

Affected firms note practical problems in getting discoms, consumers to pay for costlier supply; viability shadow on investments The Union Cabinet’s decision on doubling domestic natural gas......

Review: Rush is one of the finest sports films

According to Raja Sen, Rush is a rousing, thrilling film. Formula One has the habit of making other sports look absurdly insignificant. What, you run real quick? What, you flog a bit of leather?......

What Happens In Vegas: A cheesy sitcom

Fifty million dollars for this?With one slipshod and highly forgettable performance --possibly the worst of her career --Cameron Diaz becomes the highest paid actress of all time. Funny how that......

Pirates: The facts and the fiction

He may be, depending on your point of view, the best or worst pirate in history, but there is no doubt that he is amongthe most entertaining (andfashionable). Yes, Johnny Depp is back for another......

Weekend Watch

Here are five ways to spice up your weekend:Film: BadshahCast: Shah Rukh Khan, Twinkle Khanna, Raakhee, Johnny Lever and Amrish PuriDirector: Abbas-MastanPlot: In the middle of solving a kidnapping......

Brokeback Mountain is just breathtaking

Much has been said about Brokeback Mountain. It has been described, mostly gushingly, as a gay cowboy movie; a monumental film about homosexuality; and a crusade shattering gay stereotypes in......

Fans, stars root for Murray at scorching Wimbledon

Waving Union Jack flags, thousands of British tennis fans, sports stars and celebrities descended on a scorching Wimbledon on Sunday as Andy Murray ended Britain's 77-year wait for a men's singles......

Murray faces new pressure as draw opens in his favour

Britain's Wimbledon hope Andy Murray has to live with the very different pressure that comes with being labelled a shoe-in to reach the final after two of his main rivals suffered shock exits in......

Politicians demand resignation of BCCI supremo Srinivasan

N Srinivasan may have put up a brave face by outrightly rejecting demands for his resignation but Union minister for Parliamentary Affairs Kamal Nath feels that the Tamil Nadu strongman's position......

Happy and glorious, London signs off in style

A celebration of British music, recognition of those who have contributed to the success of the Olympics Games and the resurrection of influential figures in British history were at the centre of a......

Royal Zara helps put Britain in medal contention

Zara Phillips has pulled her royal weight, helping put Britain in medal contention heading into Tuesday's show jumping final of the three-discipline Olympic equestrian eventing competition.......

  People speak for union jacks

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Ashok Sawlani
Q. What kind of lungi will u prefer one printed with Flores print or one with union jack
Ashok Sawlani:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-kind-of-lungi-will-u-prefer-one-printed-with-flores-pri/27313852/answers/

sigma
Q. What is the specialty of 27th Aug?
Sigma:  A. coloured but not chequered or with union jack more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-specialty-of-27th-aug/26291641/answers/27313882

pravin
Q. Which of these colours does not appear on the Union Jack, the flag of the United Kingdom?A RedB BlueC GreenD White
Pravin:  A. 479 BC - Greco-Persian Wars: Persian forces led by Mardonius are routed by Pausanias, the Spartan commander of the Greek army in the Battle of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-of-these-colours-does-not-appear-on-the-union-jack-the/25924940/answers/26291644

sigma
Q. What is the specialty of 08-09?
Sigma:  A. green.... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-specialty-of-08-09/23902645/answers/25924960

  Web results for Union Jacks
Govt's petroleum subsidy burden could be lower than budget estimate

Crude Oil image via Shutterstock The government's estimate of subsidy burden on sale of petroleum products for the current financial year could... ...

http://www.smartinvestor.in/market/Econnews-252473-Econnewsdet-Govts_petroleum_subsidy_burden_could_be_lower_than_budget_estimate.htm
Policy isn't the best means to achieve objectives

Sai Prashanth is fond of anagrams and he sent me this one. The tobacco industry = Cancer to body, shut it. Tobacco/cigarettes are regarded as sin... ...

http://blogs.economictimes.indiatimes.com/policypuzzles/entry/the-sin-and-the-sinner
Why subsea oil gas could be the next big thing for India

Elephants and oil have little and almost nothing in common; yet there is one anecdotal legend that links both together. Sometime in late 1880s, a... ...

http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/ge/why-subsea-oilgas-could-benext-big-thing-for-india_1125150.html
Customs duty could push up network costs, lead to data tariff hikes

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA: A 10% customs duty on specified telecom equipment imports envisaged under the Union Budget could raise the cost of setting up... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/telecom/budget-2014-customs-duty-could-push-up-network-costs-lead-to-data-tariff-hikes/articleshow/38142076.cms
Economic agenda on the top priority of the new government

Over 66 per cent of the voting population in the world's largest democracy cast its ballot in 2014, reflecting palpable electoral dissatisfaction... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/economic-agenda-on-the-top-priority-of-the-new-government/15899095.shtml

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