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'Indian Muslims experiencing political awakening'

Over 100 people in the Washington, DC metropolitan area gathered to hear Indian Muslim leader Syed Shahabuddin at a dinner hosted in his honour by the Association of Indian Muslims of America.......

Community bids adieu to envoy Raminder Jassal

A coalition of community organisations in the Washington, DC metropolitan area accorded a rousing farewell to the deputy chief of mission at the Indian embassy, Ambassador Raminder Singh Jassal,......

A K Antony receives rousing welcome in US

Indian-Americans in the Washington metropolitan area accorded visiting Indian Defence Minister A K Antony -- on his maiden visit to the United States on the invitation of Defence Secretary Robert......

'Grandparent' group wows Washington

Over a year ago, three Washington, DC, area grandparents Shashi Arora, Promila Banik and Dr Raj Mahajan with a yen for singing but bashful to do it in public, began meeting in each other's homes......

Indian American scientist, activist passes away

Dr Sam Bathena of Wheaton, Maryland, a popular communist activist in the Washington, DC area, died in March while on a visit to India.Mumbai-born Dr Bathena, founding member of the Zoroastrian......

We'll reposition Indian IT industry globally: Nasscom chief

R Chandrasekaran (Below left) executive vice-chairman of Cognizant India, on Wednesday took over as chairman of the National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom). In an......

US moves ONGC Videsh out of list of firms with ties to Iran

The US administration has moved ONGC Videsh out of a list of companies known to have energy ties with Iran, but retained parent ONGC on the list, an act for which it can be sanctioned by......

TiE honours 3 entrepreneurial legends

Aziz Haniffa reports from the first Tie-DC Legends Awards. The Washington, DC Chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs recently honoured three pioneers in information technology, the restaurant business......

New method allows computers to teach each other

Researchers have developed a new method to allow a computer to give advice and teach skills to another computer in a way that mimics how a real teacher and student might interact. Researchers from......

India is demonised by US whenever economic disputes arise

Tarun Das, former Director General and Chief Executive of the Confederation of Indian Industry from 1967 to 2004, after which he served as chief mentor from 2004 to 2009, and considered the......

Kumar Pallana, we will miss you!

Actor Kumar Pallana, 94, who passed away on October 10, has acted in films like in Bottle Rocket, Rushmore, The Royal Tenenbaums and The Darjeeling Limited. Aseem Chhabra pays tribute. In 1996, I......

  People speak for washington area

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harddik bafna
Q. Which is larger city Washington DC or Mumbai?
Harddik Bafna:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-larger-city-washington-dc-or-mumbai/27343938/answers/

Sulekha khuntdar
Q. Who was the first woman space traveler in India?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. mumbai, both area wise and population wise more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-was-the-first-woman-space-traveler-in-india/27316283/answers/27343954

Idea
Q. What is "Scripps National Spelling Bee"?
Idea:  A. No human will walk on Io because clouds of charged particles trapped in Jupiter's magnetic field blast the surface of Io. Because of radiation...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-scripps-national-spelling-bee/22963362/answers/27316306

hitler
Q. what is the specialty of 04-03?
Hitler:  A. The Scripps National Spelling Bee (formerly the Scripps Howard National Spelling Bee and commonly called the National Spelling Bee) is a highly...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-specialty-of-04-03/22202945/answers/22963389

  Web results for Washington Area
BABY BOOMERS JUMP STARTING URBAN NEIGHBORHOODS AND DOWNTOWNS--CHUCK D'APRIX

Washington DC December 9, 2007 Baby Boomers are one again changing the American landscapethis time it the urban and downtown landscape.... ...

http://www.free-press-release.com/news-baby-boomers-jump-starting-urban-neighborhoods-and-downtowns-chuck-d-aprix-1197123351.html
US considering measures to bolster defen

WASHINGTON, Apr 19: The United States is considering a range of measures to bolster air, maritime and ground readiness in Europe, the Pentagon has... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/us-considering-measures-to-bolster-defence-readiness-in-europe/
Sun emits M7-class solar flare but remained below the most intense

Washington: Sun emitted a mid-level solar flare, which peaked at 9:03 EDT, on April 18. The solar flare was classified as an M7-class solar... ...

http://spaceviewtimes.com/science/item/10818-sun-emits-m7-class-solar-flare-but-remained-below-the-most-intense
Patent rights meet on US concerns

The conflict between India and the US on intellectual property rights started rising since 2010 BS Reporter | New Delhi April 19, 2014 Last Updated... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/patent-rights-meet-on-us-concerns-114041900624_1.html
Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

A slow-motion disaster continued unfolding in the Wyoming resort town of Jackson on Saturday, as a creeping landslide that split a hillside home... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/creeping-landslide-devouring-part-of-wyoming-town-news-international-oetmadgchjf.html

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