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Indian election only one of at least four important elections in Asia

Indonesia, Turkey and Afghanistan also see important polls in the seven short weeks between end-March and mid-May, says Shankar Acharya For us Indians, one election has dominated our mind space......

Boosted by bypoll win, Jayalalithaa seeks all 40 LS seats next year

Continuing its winning streak, the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam on Sunday retained the Yercaud (ST) assembly constituency, with party nominee P Saroja romping home with a massive......

Sarin gas used in Syria on wide scale, confirms UN report

United Nations chemical investigators on Monday confirmed "unequivocally and objectively" that poisonous sarin gas was used in the ongoing conflict in Syria on a "relatively large scale". The......

Looking East, pragmatically

India's commitment to an open and plural security architecture attests to the fact that Asia's transition is a dynamic of both power & identity, says Zorawar Daulet Singh India's Look East......

Has Change really come to Bihar?

What is Change really like in Bihar? Once denounced as a failed state, what turnaround has Bihar made in recent years? Archana Masih reports from India's other most talked about state. When our......

Sensex jumps 263 points after Ukraine fears recede

Market volatility also subsided on hopes that the escalating tensions in Ukraine have started to recede. India VIX, a measure of traders' perception of near-term market risks, which had surged 7.8%......

Despite slowdown, investors pump money into realty funds

Indian property markets are not in the pink of health. However, investors in real estate private-equity funds seem to be confident about returns from their investments in such funds. On Tuesday,......

India to be 3rd largest economy by 2028

India will beat Japan to grab the position of the world's third largest economy in 2028, according to an influential British think-tank, that also forecast China to overtake the US for the top......

Sebi cracks down on new funds, asset managers chafe

When Franklin Templeton's India unit wanted to launch a mutual fund that would switch allocation among stocks, bonds, gold and money markets, the Securities and Exchange Board of India baulked,......

Sensex ends up 115 points amid a volatile session

Benchmark indices ended on a high note after a volatile session on account of November series F&O expiry today. Indian equity market recorded its second highest turnover of Rs 4.98 lakh crores in......

Did Katy Perry copy Dita Von Teese's look?

Allegations of imitation and flattery have hit Katy Perry hard as her new Vanity Fair cover showed her pose to be an almost exact copy of a 2008 Dita von Teese's one. Perry's provocative pose on......

Pix: Prithviraj's grand wedding reception

Malayalam actor Prithviraj got married to his long-time girlfriend Supriya Menon, an entertainment journalist working for the BBC World, on the April 25. It was a private......

Mourinho critical of Premier League schedule before Fulham tie

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has hit out at the Premier League schedule, saying his players have not had a chance to recover from their midweek Champions League match before playing Fulham on......

I agonised over decision to make Windies follow-on: McCullum

Brendon McCullum had possibly the easiest day of his Test captaincy on Friday but still agonised over asking West Indies to follow-on in the wake of criticism of his decision to do so last week in......

'Tendulkar is an ideal role model for all the cricketers'

India seamer Irfan Pathan has said he will miss Sachin Tendulkar's valuable tips at mid-on or mid-off while taking his run up after the veteran bids goodbye following his last Test......

FA Cup: Bradford long for happy ending to fairytale run

An excited youngster stocked up on flags for his Wembley trip and the players spoke of fairytales as BradfordCity prepared for the last chapter in a giant-killing run that has lifted the gloom......

White slams Cricket Australia, Samuels over Warne spat

Australian all-rounder Cameron White has slammed Cricket Australia for letting off West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels with only a reprimand, following his ugly spat with Shane Warne during a match......

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Amrish Goel
Q. DOES SUN RISE IN THE EAST ALL OVER THE WORLD ?
Amrish Goel:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/does-sun-rise-in-the-east-all-over-the-world-/27039772/answers/

Amrish Goel
Q. How to manage appliances for 50% less electric bills?
Amrish Goel:  A. Rule of thumb: Watch your lighting consumption and follow the 80-20 rule. 20% of our gadgets consume around 80% of electricity. Carefully choose...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-to-manage-appliances-for-50-less-electric-bills/27039772/answers/18156528

ankit shivam
Q. Signals for Indian stock markets for 2010 ----whether bullish or bearish? Why?
Ankit Shivam:  A. One can take a call on the stock market only by what it there infront of us right now and by what perceptions that the economy might hold for the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/signals-for-indian-stock-markets-for-2010-----whether-bullis/18156461/answers/16337104

Good Citizen
Q. Whats gonna happen to Oil ? Are the deposits in Gulf gonna really dry up one day ? What are the present alternatives available ? What are the alternate sources of future say, solar or nuclear powered energy ? Are these substitutes, cost effective ? And are these substitutes capable to cope with worlds constant growing demands replacing totally, conventional use of crude oil & petroleum products ?\Cockail Raj
Good Citizen:  A. Only one thing can happen to oil - and that is one fine day, the stocks will run out one way or other for sure. I don't have any expert knowledge...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/whats-gonna-happen-to-oil--are-the-deposits-in-gulf-gonna-re/16336972/answers/8719895

Cocktail
Q. What is the origin of the term O.K or okay?
Cocktail :  A. There have been numerous attempts to explain the emergence of this curious colloquial expression, which seems to have swept into popular use in the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-origin-of-the-term-o.k-or-okay/8716045/answers/15764140

  Web results for Us Mid West
Astrum Solar and Ethical Electric Announce Partnership

GlobeNewswire 2014-04-21 Partnership Allows Consumers to Generate or Purchase Power From 100% Renewable Sources WASHINGTON,... ...

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Everyone claims credit for AMU in Muslim-majority Kishanganj (Election Special)

Setting up of an Aligarh Muslim University centre has been a major issue in the national election in Muslim-majority Kishanganj Lok Sabha... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a454004.html
Banking on the unbanked will be tough business

White label ATMs are springing up everywhere. What has caught the fancy of banks and consumers alike is the huge financial inclusion takeaway which... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/400725/banking-unbanked-tough-business.html
Mumbai's fast food map

Also read Around Mumbai in 6 diets Five lively food streets in Mumbai Recipes: India on a plate Recipe: Make the perfect marzipans for Easter... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/asap-mumbais-fast-food-map/15241083
What does it mean to be a Muslim leader in the BJP

In early March, Syed Shahnawaz Hussain, the Muslim poster boy of the was shocked out of his wits to hear that the party might field him from the... ...

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