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Strong quake jolts Northern California

A strong earthquake measuring 6 on the richter scale, centredoff the western Pacific coast, hit northern California on Thursday, the United States Geological survey...

A salute to a US commander

US Pacific Fleet commander Admiral Gary Roughead inspects a Navy Guard of Honourat INS Angre, the logistics base of the Western Naval Command in Mumbai on Wednesday. Admiral Roughead, who arrived......

Naval exercises lead up to high-level US-India visits

In the lead up to this week Indo-US Strategic Dialogue, for which United States Secretary of State, John Kerry, will be coming to Delhi, the Indo-US defence engagement is even more intense than......

Why Mumbai lost out to Shanghai as HQ of BRICS bank

Modi knew in his heart that India does not have the financial muscle to support the new bank with offers of co-financing international projects, something China can do from the bank’s base in......

How the new government should deal with China

The new government needs to clearly insist on diplomatic reciprocal arrangements with China. While reciprocity is a function of power in bilateral relations, the Modi-led government's responses......

Biggest health risk: Air pollution killed 7 million in 2012

 Poor and middle-income countries in southeast Asia and the Western Pacific region had the largest air pollution-related burden in 2012. Air pollution killed about 7 million people in 2012,......

Wipro on the prowl in US, Europe

IT major Wipro plans to acquire 9-12 companies in the US, Western Europe and the Asia Pacific region. Due diligence in this regard is on and the deals -- worth $50-200 million (Rs 300-1,000 crore)......

India sees worst June rainfall in 10 years

Till Thursday, the country had received 41 per cent less June rainfall than normal - the scantiest in a decade and one of the rarest occasions when the shortfall in the month was more than 30 per......

El Nino possibility: Experts say no pressing panic button yet

With IMD forecasting below normal monsoon this year because of a possible El Nino factor, agriculture experts on Thursday advised the government not to press the panic button yet. "We need to be on......

Crisis in Ukraine drags Sensex below 21,000

Further, the Russian benchmark equity index MICEX was down nearly 10% and the Russian central bank hiked key lending rate by 150 basis points to 7% after the rouble plunged to an all-time low......

NBA: Clippers rebound with big win over Jazz

The Los Angeles Clippers registered a comprehensive 107-94 win over the Utah Jazz at the StaplesCenter on Saturday to rebound from their thrashing at the hands of San Antonio Spurs on Thursday.......

NBA: LA Lakers fire coach Brown after dismal start

Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike Brown has been fired after a 1-4 start to the season, the 16-time National Basketball Association (NBA) champions said on Friday. Assistant coach Bernie Bickerstaff......

NBA: Jazz into playoffs

The Utah Jazz grabbed the final spot in the Western Conference playoffs with a 100-88 home victory over Phoenix, dashing the Suns' own post-season hopes on Tuesday. Paul Millsap recorded 26 points......

NBA: Spurs give Lakers taste of their own medicine

San Antonio made amends for last week's stinging home loss to Los Angeles by trouncing the Lakers 112-91 on their home court on Tuesday. The Western Conference-leading Spurs were on the receiving......

  People speak for western pacific

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Prince Mathew
Q. which are the countries lie in the tropical region?
Prince Mathew:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-are-the-countries-lie-in-the-tropical-region/27599852/answers/

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. What is the bad thing that Cyclone brings & does it also brings some good things also ?
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. In the Western Hemisphere, tropical countries include Mexico, all of Central America, all of the Caribbean islands from just south of Nassau in the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-bad-thing-that-cyclone-brings--does-it-also-brin/26555821/answers/27599856

Divya Kulkarni
Q. What is the name of the biggest ocean on Earth?
Divya Kulkarni:  A. Although tropical cyclones can take an enormous toll on lives and personal property, they can also be important factors in the precipitation...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-name-of-the-biggest-ocean-on-earth/26366189/answers/26555839

sudhakar kuruvada
Q. What does it mean by bio diversity?
Sudhakar Kuruvada:  A. Pacific OceanThe Pacific Ocean is by far the world's largest ocean at 60,060,700 square miles (155,557,000 sq km). According to the CIA World...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-does-it-mean-by-bio-diversity/25598574/answers/26366199

chandaka negi
Q. In what plate techtonic does mariana trench happen?
Chandaka Negi:  A. Biodiversity is the degree of variation of life forms within a given species, ecosystem, biome, or planet. Terrestrial biodiversity tends to be...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-what-plate-techtonic-does-mariana-trench-happen/25295074/answers/25598580

  Web results for Western Pacific
David Clive Price Responds to Global Need for Asian Business Capabilities

PRWeb 2014-07-30 Asia business growth expert and Fortune 500 consultant, David Clive Price, teams up with Asia cultural expert, Rachael Mah, from... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=265448
FIRST ANNUAL BON VOYAGE AWARDS ANNOUNCED FOR CRUISE INDUSTRY BESTS

CommentsNEW YORK, /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With the cruise industry enjoying many exciting innovations and unprecedented levels of popularity, Bon... ...

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#Knit Show 2014

Sr No Name Organizer Contacts Date City Country Sector 1 International Conference on Advances in Civil and Structural Engineering Institute of... ...

http://www.Constructionupdate.com/events/
US partnership should be built on realities

By Kanwal Sibal, Ex-Foreign Secretary The India-US strategic partnership has become frayed. The rhetoric does not match reality. Several... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/opinion/comments-analysis/strategic-partnership-with-us-should-be-built-on-realities-and-not-rhetoric/articleshow/39257295.cms
Oldest Bars in San Francisco by Neighborhood, San Francisco Travel Association

PRWeb 2014-07-29 In a city that is steeped in new technology, San Franciscans are still traditionalists at heart and love their bars with a sense... ...

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