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Alarm over Islamic university on temple land in Tirupati

A proposed Islamic University is threatening to disturb the peace and tranquility in the temple town of Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh, says Vicky Nanjappa History shows that the land on which the......

Nigeria: Gunmen kill 46 students in university attack

Gunmen wearing military attires raided university hostels in a northern Nigerian town, killing 46 students in a deadly Independence Day massacre.The horrific attack occurred on Monday night at the......

Over 50 million Americans brace for 'Snowmageddon'

Image: Shayan Oman, a visitor from Perth, Australia, poses for photos during a snow storm in New York's Times Square. Photograph: Adrees Latif/Reuters A state of emergency has been declared in New......

The uncommon creator of that Common Man

Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman has died at a Pune hospital at the age of 94. Back in 1997, we had carried an excerpt from Past Forward, an autobiographical book which carried anecdotes of eminent......

The uncommon creator of that Common Man

Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman has died at a Pune hospital at the age of 94. Back in 1997, we had carried an excerpt from Past Forward, an autobiographical book which carried anecdotes of eminent......

India Inc lines up Rs 5,000 cr for Pantnagar

Pantnagar, a small town in Uttaranchal best known for its agricultural university, appears poised to metamorphose into an industrial hub with no less than Rs 5,000 crore (Rs 50 billion) worth of......

2015 will be a tough year, Jaitley will have to wave a magic wand

Domestic investment and consumption must pick up if India is to see serious GDP and earnings acceleration in 2015-16, says Devangshu Datta. Image:A labourer pulles down a handcart loaded with......

Bajaj Finserv MD on new bank licence and focus areas in 2015

One of the 25 applicants for a new banking licence was Bajaj Finance, non-banking finance arm of Bajaj Finserv. Last year the central bank gave ‘in-principle’ approval to two......

Zoho's success, thanks to college dropouts and high school grads!

Zoho founder and CEO Sridhar Vembu noticed that there was not much of a correlation between an employee's academic credentials and his performance at work.   In Zoho's early days, when the......

10 cities that are helping India prosper; Delhi tops

Image: A picture taken from the window of passenger airplane shows traffic on a road in New Delhi.Photograph: Fayaz Kabli/Reuters With rapid urbanisation taking place in India, cities......

Bollywood's small-town romances

Love is a universal phenomenon experienced in every nook and corner of the world. Sadly, Hindi movies are often so preoccupied depicting the dating scene in urban scenarios they ignore the beauty......

Lord Puttnam in Mumbai!

Mumbai movie-lovers have a reason to rejoice -- Lord David Puttnamwill be in town to deliver a lecture. Lord Puttnamwas universally acclaimed as Britain's leading producer of motion pictures from......

When Roshan met Mary

Indian actors from different generations and worlds, Roshan Seth and Sendhil Ramamurthy, star in a remarkable film, co-starring Oscar winner Mary Steenburgen and Oscar nominee Michael Lerner.......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

The beautiful story of Lady Ganga

With her final act, paddleboarding from Rishikesh to Varanasi during the last months of her battle with cancer, Michele Baldwin fought for the promise of life. Filmmaker Frederic Lumiere tells......

'Being second at the Olympics came from a strong desire to compete'

'When I look back at 1992, I look at it with a bright view. I didn't get a gold medal, but it was certainly a victory for many South Africans' 'For many years all my focus was what do I need to do,......

Pistorius to be sentenced for culpable homicide on Oct. 13

South African Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius arrives at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Friday. Photograph: Mike Hutchings/Reuters Olympic and Paralympic track star......

Former F1 champion Schumacher leaves hospital for home

Michael Schumacher of Germany. Mark Thompson/Getty Images Michael Schumacher left hospital to continue his recovery at home but the former Formula One champion faces "a long and difficult road......

Sports Shorts: Schumacher out of coma, shifted to Swiss hospital

Formula One ex-champion Michael Schumacher, who sustained severe head injuries in a ski accident in late 2013, is out of a coma and was transferred on Monday from a French to a Swiss hospital to......

Pistorius trial witness: 'Bloodcurdling screams, then four gun-shots!'

The first witness at Oscar Pistorius' murder trial told the court on Monday she heard "bloodcurdling screams" from a woman followed by shots, a dramatic opening to a case that could see one of......

  People speak for university town

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Francisco
Q. What is the term for 'potato' in your mother tongue? (Please mention your place and the language).
Francisco:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-term-for-potato-in-your-mother-tongue-please-men/27389067/answers/

san
Q. Is fighting against corruption equivalent to fighting for freedom?
San:  A. It is universally called Aaloo everywhere in India, I think.Here in down-town south it is also called Aaloo gadde more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-fighting-against-corruption-equivalent-to-fighting-for-fr/27026153/answers/27389074

PSA
Q. kya aapkay ghar kay paas koi stadium hai?
PSA:  A. I would suggest the following:', The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova" The Historian interweaves the history and folklore of Vlad epe, a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/kya-aapkay-ghar-kay-paas-koi-stadium-hai/26535789/answers/27026172

  Web results for University Town
US and India can be 'best partners'

President Barack Obama has said his country can become India's "best partner" as he concludes a landmark three-day visit to Delhi.But he stressed... ...

http://www.24dunia.com/english/international/showgroup/20313567.html
`Life-threatening' blizzard shuts down much of U.S. Northeast

1:06pm IST NEW YORK (Reuters) - A life-threatening blizzard barreled into the U.S. Northeast, affecting up to 20 percent of Americans as it... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/01/27/usa-weather-idINKBN0L00CA20150127
With Today's Speech, Obama Strikes Gold

(Ashok Malik is a columnist and writer living in Delhi) Few world leaders are such gripping communicators and have as advanced a masterly ability... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/opinion/with-today-s-speech-obama-strikes-gold-654216?pfrom=home-topstories
The best Obama moments from his Siri Fort speech

Always an eloquent and engaging speaker, United States President Barack Obama also won over Indians during his town hall speech at the Siri... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/world/women-power-religion-srk-favourite-obama-quotes-town-hall-speech-2066141.html
Barack Obama goes the Bollywood way! US President urges students to the celebrate success of Shah Rukh Khan, quotes 'DDLJ'

US President Barack Obama, who addressed a town hall-style meeting in Delhi on the last day of his tour to India, went the Bollywood way to connect... ...

http://ibnlive.in.com/news/barack-obama-goes-the-bollywood-way-us-president-urges-students-to-celebrate-success-of-shah-rukh-khan-quotes-ddlj/525052-8-66.html

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