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JD-U suspends 3 MLAs found campaigning for opponents

Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United on Saturday night suspended 3 women MLAs including a former minister, for campaigning and seeking votes for Bharatiya Janata Party and Rashtriya Janata Dal......

Polio worker from Bihar, Malala honoured with UN award

A polio worker from Bihar has been honoured with a prestigious United Nations Foundation award for her work in protecting children from the disease. Martha Dodray, a front-line polio worker who is......

No explicit, implicit consent for drone strikes: Pakistan

Pakistan has strongly denied a United Nations report that members of its government had given consent to controversial drone strikes in the country and demanded an end to such attacks which incite......

Taliban urge Malala to come back, join madrassa

Days after Malala Yousufzai made a passionate appeal at the United Nations for the education of children, the Taliban today asked the teenage activist to return to Pakistan and join a madrassa in......

Susan Rice joins White House as national security advisor

United States President Barack Obama's confidant Susan Rice, the former US ambassador to the United Nations, has joined the White House as the national security advisor. Rice, 48, who replaces Tom......

Decoding the food security legislation

The United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) ambitious National Food Security Bill might soon become reality.  After getting approval from the Lok Sabha, the Bill is headed for the Upper House of......

Increase financial support to UN body: India

India has called on the international community to increase its financial support to the United Nations' body dealing with women's empowerment, to help it meet the global commitments of gender......

Brit women ugly, says Burger King CEO

Bernardo Hees, CEO, Burger King, has been criticised for telling students that British women are ugly and the United Kingdom food is terrible.He was speaking to a group of students in Chicago and......

Recession is over: Who are the biggest winners?

It is official. The recession is over! The United States' National Bureau of Economic Research has declared the recession that started in December 2007 ended in June 2009. The 18-month slump was......

'Drought to hit small farmers in India'

A new United Nations report says that any change in India's summer monsoon due to climate change will immediately threaten the livelihood of farmers with marginal or small farm holdings. As per the......

Want to have lunch with Katrina Kaif? Here's how!

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has announced the launch of 'Next Stop Bollywood', an online dance......

Bhoomi Malayalam salutes women

Through his films, National Award-winning director T V Chandran has handled many relevant social issues, like few others do. Chandran has also made some powerful female characters that Malayalam......

Mixed day for America at Sochi Winter Games

The United States edged out host nation Russia in a thrilling men's ice hockey game at the Winter Olympics on Saturday, but a last-minute switch of high-tech suits failed to propel American speed......

PHOTOS: See who was there for the US Open women's final

Former President Bill Clinton congratulates Serena Williams of the United States after her women's singles final victory over Victoria Azarenka on Day Fourteen of the 2013 US Open at the USTA......

Women outnumber men on London-bound US team

The United States will send 530 athletes to the London Olympics as part of a massive team that will feature, for the first time, more women competitors than men, officials announced on Tuesday.......

Philadelphia chess: Abhijeet triumphs, Venkatesh is GM

National champion Abhijeet Gupta beat International Master Dean Ippolito of United States to win the Philadelphia International chess tournament, while M R Venkatesh became India's 28th Grandmaster......

Women's hockey: US beat India in bronze medal match

The Indian women's hockey team lost 1-2 to the United States via thegolden goal in the bronze medal play-off match and returned empty-handed from the first leg of the Four-Nation Tournament, in......

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Q. Which nation gave women the right to vote first?1New Zeeland2Iran3United Kingdom4France
Nauty:  A. Obama promised he would end the recession and bring back a healthy, booming economy. The crash stopped because of the rescue of Wall Street by...... more

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Q. Which nation gave women the right to vote first?1France2United Kingdom3New Zeeland4Iran
Nauty:  A. New Zeeland more

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New CareerBuilder Survey Finds Majority of Workers Feel They Are Overweight

The study shows that physical fitness may have some influence on how people are treated at the office. Nearly one in five workers (18 percent) feel... ...

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The right button

In a few days, I will go into a polling booth with untainted hands, and emerge a few minutes later with a black stain on my forefinger to show the... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140421/commentary-columnists/article/right-button
AAP goes all in for Varanasi

With the poll process in the national capital finally over, the three major parties in the city, the BJP, Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party, have... ...

http://wwv.asianage.com/life-and-style/aap-goes-all-varanasi-096
Remove 'mother-son...

BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Sunday hit out at the Congress-led UPA, terming it a "maa betey ki sarkar" (a mother-son... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/remove-mother-son-regime-urges-modi-roundup
Roller Derby Gains Popularity Abroad

"SF1"-- a tatoo celebrating Scare Force One, a tribe of women on roller skates, can be seen as Adrienne Schreiber curls down her lower lip When... ...

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