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Tributes paid to Indian World War I veterans

India has paid tribute to the 1.5 million Indian soldiers in the UK who fought along with British troops during the First World War India's High Commissioner to the UK, Ranjan Mathai noted there......

'Modi Express' flagged off in Melbourne amid huge fanfare

‘Modi Express’, a special train carrying over 220 passengers who will attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first public lecture in Sydney, was flagged off on Sunday by an Australian......

New Delhi woos island states, but China looms large in Indian Ocean

If India is to maintain its steady ascendancy in the global space, it must keep a hawk's eye on China's movement in its own backyard, says Ajai Shukla. Indian Navy chief Admiral R K......

UK defence secretary honours India's World War I soldiers

British Defence Secretary M Fallon on Thursday laid a wreath at the war memorial at India Gate to commemorate India's contribution during World War I. According to media reports, Fallon, who is on......

Assange launches party, fields 2 Indian-origin candidates

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, holed up in Ecuadorian embassy in London for more than a year, on Thursday launched his political party in Australia to contest the general elections later this......

Delhi, Mumbai among world's 7 worst cities for business travel

If you are on a business trip to any of these cities, travelling can be a nightmare and here’s why.   Image: An aerial view of Gateway of India, Mumbai. Photograph: Reuters Each one of......

China wealth fund, Commerce Min to get new heads

China will likely appoint savvy international dealmakers to run its giant sovereign wealth fund and Commerce Ministry in a soft power push to soothe fears over a planned spending spree to boost......

Work on PCs? Here're new glasses to save your eyes

Are you a computer addict, spend long hours working before the screen and are worried about your eyesight? Well, now you can protect your eyes easily. Gunnar Optiks, one of the leading......

Check out the world's highest hotel!

The world's highest hotel, Ritz Carlton  is open in Hong Kong. With spectacular views of the Victoria Harbour, the 118-storyed architectural marvel is a sight to behold. Click NEXT to read on ...

First PHOTOS: Warren Buffett in India

Indian hospitality received a strong endorsement from the world's third richest man, Warren Buffett, who said he was treated much better in India than back in the United States. "I am just......

The MOST MEMORABLE roles of Pran

Art and reality cross paths to produce some incredible paradoxes. One of the greatest villains of Indian cinema is also one of the finest human beings the industry of entertainment has known. The......

Review: Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns in grand style

Tigmanshu Dhulia's Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns is better, sharper and more assured than the prequel, writes Raja Sen.The title means nothing, you know. Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster was fine,......

Review: Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns in grand style

Tigmanshu Dhulia's Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns is better, sharper and more assured than the prequel, writes Raja Sen.The title means nothing, you know. Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster was fine,......

Looking at Shahid's many link-ups

Shahid Kapoor's career seems to be going great guns, with him doing great movies like Jab We Met and Kaminey. And off the camera, he's been doing quite well too, having become quite the ladies'......

'I would not choose a boy according to his Raashee'

Priyanka Chopra has had three back-to-back hits -- Fashion, Dostana and Kaminey -- and she is obviously enjoying her time in the sun. Her next film, What's Your Raashee, sees her don 12......

NSW hold edge over Victoria in first semi-final

Batting might tilts the balance in New South Wales' favour when Simon Katich and his men cross swords with Victoria Bushrangers in an all-Australian semi-final in the Champions League Twenty20 in......

Sports Shorts: Al-Hilal cry foul over Champions League 'blunders'

Nikolai Topor-Stanley of the Wanderers competes with Yasir Al Shahrani of Al Hilal during the Asian Champions League final match. Photograph: Salah Malkawi/ Getty Images Saudi club Al-Hilal have......

Serena withdraws from Indian Wells after 'careful consideration'

Hopes that Serena Williams would end a 13-year boycott of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells were dashed on Friday when the World No 1 said she would not be competing in the event "after careful......

Lehmann favourite to become next Oz ODI coach

Former all rounder Darren Lehmann has emerged as a firm favourite to become Australia's next limited-overs coach. It is understood that Cricket Australia (CA) is looking at splitting the roles of......

Stosur eases through in Dubai, Azarenka pulls out

Grand Slam winners Samantha Stosur and Petra Kvitova strolled into the second round of the Dubai championships with straight sets wins on Tuesday after Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka......

  People speak for victoria crosses

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Vinitha
Q. How many Victoria crosses were awarded during the Vietnam War?
Vinitha:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-many-victoria-crosses-were-awarded-during-the-vietnam-wa/23473893/answers/

narendra sharma
Q. Which award has the words for valour on it?
Narendra Sharma:  A. Four more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-award-has-the-words-for-valour-on-it/21314806/answers/23473966

narendra sharma
Q. Which is the highest gallantry award in India?any one ans this question,,,ok,,,
Narendra Sharma:  A. The highest gallantry wards in India are:1. Param Vir Chakra (PVC)2. Maha Vir Chakra (MVC)3. Vir Chakra (VrC)1. Param Vir Chakra (PVC):It is...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-highest-gallantry-award-in-indiaany-one-ans-thi/21314806/answers/19687129

  Web results for Victoria Crosses
BJP to move court if only Trinamul is allowed to rally at Victoria House

statesman news service Kolkata, 19. December The BJP will move the court and if needed will take to the streets if the Kolkata Municipal... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/94947-bjp-to-move-court-if-only-trinamul-is-allowed-to-rally-at-victoria-house.html
Eric Idle brings 'Not the Messiah' …

During a time of year when Handel's "Messiah" is frequently presented around the world, Eric Idle of Monty Python fame brought "Not The Messiah... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/eric-idle-brings-not-messiah-carnegie-hall-201419252.html
Software Company Anahata Offers Services to Perth's Shearing Industry

PRWeb 2014-12-17 Anahata, the Australian Software Company in Perth has released its new range of tailor-made ICT solutions for the Shearing... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=341469
Madan men calmed, roads a mess

KOLKATA: The court production of minister Madan Mitra, coupled with a CPM march towards Nabanna, ensured day-long traffic chaos in the heart of... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/kolkata/Madan-men-calmed-roads-a-mess/articleshow/45540638.cms
Japanese troops and Allied Forces were engaged in pitched battles

Laimtaton (Churachandpur): Unauthorized stone quarrying along the Laimaton hill range in Churachandpur district, where Japanese troops and Allied... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/Stone-quarrying-threat-to-WWII-site-in-Manipur/articleshow/45526672.cms

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