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PHOTOS: Rajasthan forts, Mt Fuji on the World Heritage List

United Nations' World Heritage Committee, during its 37th session held in Cambodia from 16-17 June, decided to include 19 new cultural and natural properties on the prestigious World Heritage List.......

Indian rescue team's plan of action for Japan

As the nuclear crisis in quake-hit Japan escalates, nations across the world rush to its rescue. Search teams from United States and Britain have been serving in Japan for days now and India will......

World condemns Israel's midsea mayhem

United Nations members and officials came out in strong condemnation of Israel's attack on a humanitarian flotilla headed to the Gaza strip on Monday, with its chief Ban Ki Moon seeking a 'full......

Today, over 1 billion people are hungry: UN chief

United Nations chief Ban Ki-Moon on Monday said the presence of one billion hungry people in the world was unacceptable and noted that farmers are the 'heart and soul' of food security and poverty......

Unresolved Sir Creek is now part of intl waters

The United Nations is keeping mum on the protracted dispute between India and Pakistan over the ownership of Sir Creek even after the expiry of the deadline May 2009 deadline set by the world body......

How India can escape the dry spell doom

Since 2000, India has had three serious droughts. The World Bank has estimated that the 2012 drought reduced the country's gross domestic product by half a percentage point, even though it was not......

US calls for Saffron Revolution in India's energy sector

Climate change and US-India collaborations in renewable energy resources will be up for discussion at the US-India energy summit coinciding with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Washington,......

Brand isn't everything, says Pepsico India chief

D Shivakumar is a strict vegetarian, but that does not stop us from talking about fish. As we settle into a table at Varq, the Taj hotel’s contemporary Indian food restaurant, I explain my......

100 days of Modi Govt: No major decisions yet, but on right path

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi interacts with students and faculty at Delhi University's Sri Ram College of Commerce. Photograph: Sondeep Shankar/Rediff.com As prime minister, Narendra......

It's the population, stupid!

India is poorer than the world average and so naturally has a greater percentage of poor people and a lower percentage of rich people. Yet using absolute numbers, India has more of almost......

Sports Shorts: EPL club QPR face Football League ban

QPR Chairman Tony Fernandes and a friend during the Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Sunderland at Loftus Road on August 30. Photograph: Paul Gilham/Getty Images  Queens......

Sports Shorts: Platini threatens Ribery with suspension following international retirement

Franck Ribery of France. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images France winger Franck Ribery's decision to retire from international football after missing the World Cup could lead to a suspension......

Sports Shorts: Phelps chalks up first win in comeback

Michael Phelps was back in familiar waters and on top of the winner's podium in his comeback to competitive swimming at the US Grand Prix in Charlotte on Friday. Competing for just the second time......

Platini calls for sin bins to replace yellow cards

European soccer chief Michel Platini wants yellow cards to be replaced by a rugby-style system of sin bins. Platini, the president of governing body UEFA, said on Thursday he would also like the......

Security tightened for Chicago marathon after Boston attack

Increased security will be in effect for Sunday's Chicago Marathon, the first major marathon staged in the United States since the tragic April bombing at the Boston race, organizers and police......

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ankit shivam
Q. what are Benjamin Franklins contribution to the society and nation?
Ankit Shivam:  A.  more

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ankit shivam
Q. the United Nations observes today as a day for which Natural resources ?
Ankit Shivam:  A. World Water Day is observed on March 22 since 1993 when the United Nations General Assembly declared March 22 as World Day for Water more

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raju
Q. WMO stands for ----------------------------- ??
Raju:  A. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It is the UN system's authoritative voice on the state...... more

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SriniVenkat
Q. What is the detail of ESI and SAP ?
SriniVenkat:  A. Electrospray ionization, a technique used for mass spectrometryEuropean Software Institute, a non-profit foundation launched as an initiative of...... more

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samir brahmbhatt
Q. what is the most special event in history that happened today?
Samir Brahmbhatt:  A. 1910 Henri Fabre becomes the first person to fly a seaplane, the Fabre Hydravion, after taking off from a water runway near Martigues, France.1913...... more

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  Web results for United Nations World Water
Going for green, and how

CHINA GAINED THE DUBIOUS DISTINCTION OF BEING THE WORLDS GREATEST POLLUTER BUT IT IS NOW SHOWING THE WAY, POLITICALLY AND SOCIALLY, TO GO FOR... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/77519-going-for-green-and-how.html
China maritime Silk Road a boon for Lanka as Xi arrives

A view from Sri Lanka's capital of land curving into a sea once famed for its pearls now shows giant yellow digger trucks piling boulders. It's... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/international/china-maritime-silk-road-a-boon-for-lanka-as-xi-arrives-114091601559_1.html
New Data Show Child Mortality Rates Falling Faster Than Ever

Sharper focus needed on neonatal mortality NEW YORK, 16 September 2014 New data released today by the United Nations show that under-five... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/new-data-show-child-mortality-rates-falling-faster-ever
TRS retains Medak Lok Sabha seat

Modi arrives in Ahmedabad, says his government has generated trust | TDP retains Nandigama assembly seat by huge majority | Trade, investment to... ...

http://news.chennaionline.com/national/TRS-retains-Medak-Lok-Sabha-seat/929d25b5-1499-491b-ae0c-654e95cffa81.col
Music review - Ai

Kamal Haasan hospitalised | Kamal Haasan hospitalised | Pakistan heading towards civil war: Imran Khan | President in Ho Chi Minh City; history,... ...

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