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Pak objects to Nimoo-Bazgo hydropower project on Indus

Emboldened by the international court of justice's interim ruling on the Kishenganga project, Pakistan now plans to take the Nimoo-Bazgo hydropower project being built by India on the Indus river......

US midterm polls: Ro Khanna continues to trail, final result may take days

The California state secretary spokesperson told Rediff.com that there were still hundreds of mail ballots that need to be counted, and might take many more days for a final result to be......

What they said, and what it meant

The joint statement issued after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama's first-ever summit is high on intent and ambition.Notably missing from the statement is India's refusal to......

Modi and Obama set out to create a model for the world

Moving ahead with their new mantra -- Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi and United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday vowed to deepen cooperation in......

10 things that the Modi government is doing right

Despite criticism of a lack of transparency and communication from the Modi-led government, BJP leaders point to "good beginnings" on several fronts to defend its performance. Sheela......

India's rating on global corruption index improves

India's score stood at 38 as compared to 36 last year. India has showed some improvement in addressing corruption this year, ranking 85th among 175 countries as against 94th last year, graft......

Zuckerberg keen to expand Internet reach in India

Image: Mark Zuckerberg meets Union Minister for Communications & Information Technology and Law & Justice, Ravi Shankar Prasad, in New Delhi. Photograph: PIB.   The world's biggest social......

Modi, Obama's new agenda to strengthen Indo-US ties

Obama and Modi recognised that US and Indian businesses have a critical role to play in sustainable, inclusive, and job-led growth and development. Image: India’s Prime Minister Narendra......

These business leaders gave away billions in charity

At regular intervals, we have been reading about the growth stories of India’s billionaires. Be it Infosys co-founder SD Shibulal or Wipro chairman Azim Premji or Ratan Tata, they firmly......

Modi hardsells India as a manufacturing destination

Prime Minister Narendra Modi makes a speech as he attends a luncheon organized by Japan Business Federation (Keidanren) in Tokyo. Photograph: Yuya Shino/Reuters Hardselling India as a......

5 performances that may win an Oscar

Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com picks his 10 favourite movies from the Telluride Film Festival. The Telluride Film Festival was a terrific opportunity to view some of the best films of the year. While the......

'Earlier, I would accept any film that came my way'

Actor Arjun Mathur is not new to Bollywood. His cameo roles in Luck By Chance, My Name Is Khan and I Am, have been applauded. In Ankur Arora Murder Case, he plays the lead for the first time. Arjun......

Give the Bollywood woman some respect!

Rinki Roy, daughter of noted director Bimal Roy, pens her thoughts on how women have been portrayed in Hindi cinema through the years, and why the stereotyping should STOP!As an activist, I......

Review: Mirattal is a waste of time

Pavithra Srinivasan says that the cast and the crew try to their best but nothing saves the Tamil film Mirattal. If there was ever a movie that simply had no excuse even getting made, let alone......

Give the Bollywood woman some respect!

Rinki Roy, daughter of noted director Bimal Roy, pens her thoughts on how women have been portrayed in Hindi cinema through the years, and why the stereotyping should STOP!As an activist, I......

'Heavens won't fall if BCCI officials do not own teams'

'If conflict of interest has to go, it will go. BCCI rules are not sacrosanct for us' 'If the BCCI president would not own a team it would not lead to collapse of the entire IPL project' The......

Dhoni slaps Rs 100 crore defamation suit on TV channels in IPL scandal

The Madras high court on Tuesday restrained Zee News and News Nation channels from telecasting any news linking India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni with the Indian Premier League betting and......

FIFA wants India to host Under-17 World Cup

Keen to see India as host of the Under-17 World Cup in 2017, FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has reportedly told Sports Minister Ajay Maken that organising the event will bring about a "big......

  People speak for world justice project

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Q. Booker Prize winning author had said "Kashmir has never been an integral part of India. It is a historical fact. Even the Indian government has accepted this." At the convention on 'Azadi -The Only Way', Geelani shared the stage with writer Arundhati Roy and pro-Maoist leader Vara Vara Rao among others. Comments plz.
:  A. The convention on azadi organised by the Committee for the Release of Political Prisoners which seems a Maoist front was meant to signal a grand...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/booker-prize-winning-author-had-said-kashmir-has-never-been-//answers/18352846

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Q. Pakistan's all powerful Army Chief Kayani has got three years extention.What will be its impact on Indo Pak peace process?
Nimmy:  A. Unlike high profile Pakistani Generals in the past, this man Kayani keeps to the background, rarely opening his mouth or give public statements....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/pakistans-all-powerful-army-chief-kayani-has-got-three-years/18352816/answers/17615114

Damodar Biswal
Q. The govt has not been able get justice for Bhopal Gas victims.The CBI too fooled the nation by not properly registering the case. Is Indian govt weak enough as not to ask extredition of Americans? Why can not the Indian govt amend laws and bring justice and compensation for victims? Should Indian govt officials should be booked for man slaughter as they did everything possible to let go criminals scot free? Does Indian govt fears Americans? Will Americans allow such an affair on their soil and let the culprits go free?
Damodar Biswal:  A. Yes a very sad story and a disastrous incident which still evokes nighmares for people who lived close to those areas. Condolences to families and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-govt-has-not-been-able-get-justice-for-bhopal-gas-victim/17603789/answers/17257174

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Q. Who is your favorite Indian writer and which is your favorite contribution by him/her?
Prabhat Kumar Kumar:  A. Muktha, though it is a certain kind of question and you expect members to answer in singular manner, but as an ardent lover of literature, I feel...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-your-favorite-indian-writer-and-which-is-your-favorit/17251296/answers/15635300

Muktha Radhakrishnan
Q. why education is necessary
Muktha Radhakrishnan:  A.  confronting the many challenges that the future holds in store, humankind sees in education an indispensable asset in its attempt to attain the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-education-is-necessary/15631808/answers/7087645

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Microsoft and Google in a post-Snowden world

The privacy debate is getting louder in techlandia as it becomes clear that the National Security Agency (NSA)'s digital snooping, along with other... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/katie-benner-microsoft-and-google-in-a-post-snowden-world-114122100567_1.html
Superwoman of substance

Ram Devineni's new comic, which introduces readers to a familiar god in her superhero avatar, has gone viral even before it has been officially... ...

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Shailender Singh, Shad Ramzan bag Sahitya Akademi Awards

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Dec 20: KPS officer Shailender Singh and Prof M R Shah (Shad Ramzan) of Kashmir University, have been awarded this... ...

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The Best Man for the Job is a Woman

Anju Modi Textile and Craft Revivalist, Fashion Designer Breathing Magic Into Textile When Anju Modi launched her fashion label in 1990 with... ...

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Changing the game

A message arrived in my inbox last week from Kirron Kher. I don't know her, but you can't ignore her, so I checked it out. It read: You might know... ...

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