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Wiki's Pictures of the Year

Wikimedia Commons, the most popular website for sharing and using photographs, has compiled the best pictures of 2011. In the second part of this photo series, rediff.com presents some of the......

STUNNING: Wiki's Pictures of the Year

Wikimedia Commons, the most popular website for sharing and using photographs, has compiled the best pictures of 2011. In the first part of this photo series, rediff.com presents some of the......

The king who made his own calendar

Wajid Ali Shah, the last Nawab of Awadh, was not just a poet, playwright, dancer and patron of the arts, says Payal Mohanka. He was a royal who hand-created his personal calendar. Wajid Ali Shah,......

200 bodies retrieved from debris of Nepal's historic tower

Nepal's 19th-century nine-storey Dharhara tower in the heart of the capital on Saturday became a burial ground for hundreds of visitors who had come to see the panoramic views of the Kathmandu......

Three-time Odisha CM J B Patnaik passes away in Tirupati

Former Odisha Chief Minister and ex-Assam Governor Janaki Ballabh Patnaik died at a hospital early on Tuesday following a cardiac arrest, few hours after he offered prayers at Lord Venkateswara......

Connaught Place 6th most expensive office location in the world

Image: Connaught Place, New Delhi. Photograph: Courtesy, Rohit Rath/Wikimedia Commons Connaught Place in the Capital city has become the world's sixth most costliest office destination, moving up......

Hinduja group to turn UK's Old War Office building into a hotel

Image: UK's iconic Old War Office building. Photograph: Courtesy, ChrisO/Wikimedia Commons     The Hinduja Group, in partnership with a Spanish industrial company, has acquired UK's......

Bengaluru, Chennai join '100 Resilient Cities' network

Image: Check-in counters at Bengaluru International Airport; Photograph: Kind courtesy, Wikimedia Commons Bengaluru and Chennai have joined the 100 Resilient Cities network, dedicated to helping......

Hyderabad 3rd fastest growing market for office space

Image: Cyber Towers of Hyderabad; Photograph: Veera.sj/Wikimedia Commons With an 84 per cent growth in net office space absorption for the Jan-Sept period this year, Hyderabad has joined the......

Delhi's Khan Market is India's most expensive retail location

Image: Khan market, India’s costliest retail hotspot. Photograph: Ekabhishek/Wikimedia Commons     New Delhi’s upscale Khan Market continues to be the most expensive place......

Billy Crystal, Hugh Jackman, Frank Sinatra: Top 10 Oscar hosts

Oscar 2015 host Neil Patrick Harris has several big shoes to fill in. Neil Patrick Harris is an extraordinary performer, one who has not just played iconic television characters Doogie Howser and......
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Such a thing as too many elephants?

Then and nowOnce the source of much-needed income, elephants have become a nuisance to villagers living on the edge of Chobe National Park, where... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/such-a-thing-as-too-many-elephants/article7171351.ece
Royal baby named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

Prince Williams and the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton have named their girl child, who was born on Saturday, as Charlotte Elizabeth Diana,... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/royal-baby-named-charlotte-elizabeth-diana-news-international-pffab4efiaijj.html
Kerala IG caught copying asked to go on compulsory leave

The officer has also been barred from appearing in law exams this year. Image credit: Rajith Siji Wikimedia Commons An Inspector General... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-kerala-ig-caught-copying-asked-to-go-on-compulsory-leave-2083211
The least stressful companies to work for in America

Wikimedia Commons California-based life insurance company Pacific Life was rated the least stressful, at 32%. More stress means less... ...

http://www.businessinsider.in/The-least-stressful-companies-to-work-for-in-America/articleshow/47152538.cms?utm_source=ten_minutes_with&utm_medium=Referral&utm_campaign=Content_Patnership
2 gunmen killed

Washington, May 4 (IBNS): Two gunmen were killed outside a venue where a contest for Prophet Mohammed cartoons in a Dallas suburb in the US on... ...

http://www.indiablooms.com/ibns_new/world-details/USN/3231/prophet-cartoons-conference-2-gunmen-killed.html

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