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International aviation body to honor Rakesh Sharma

Rakesh Sharma, India's first and the only cosmonaut, will join a select group of Indians when the International Forest of Friendship honors the retired Indian Air Force Wing Commander in Kansas......

Indian American bags 'Junior Nobel' scholarship

Indian American Ryna Karnik has bagged the third place and a $50,000 scholarship in the Intel Science Talent Search, often dubbed the 'Junior Nobel Prize'.The 17-year-old is a student of the Oregon......

Cairn India CEO Elango quits

Cairn India's interim CEO P Elango has quit the company, completing the exit of all of the tier-1 management of the firm since it was acquired by mining group Vedanta Resources plc.  ......

BHP Billiton may not review India exit plan

Petroleum Minister M Veerappa Moily may want BHP Billiton to review its India exploration and production plans, but the Anglo-Australian energy major seems to have no such plans. For simplification......

Negi wins Philadelphia Open

Teen Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi proved his extraordinary chess skills by winning the Philadelphia International Open tournament, beating illustrious names including GM Surya Shekhar Ganguly.Negi......

Fossett completes global solo flight

Adventurer Steve Fossett has become the first person to make a non-stop, solo flight around the world without refuelling, landing in Kansas after nearly three days in the air.His single-engine......

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Q. 9. Who was credited as the first person to cross the Atlantic Ocean on a solo flight non-stop? a. Amelia Earnhardt b. Chuck Yeager c. Orville Wright d. Charles Lindbergh
:  A. . Charles Lindbergh more

Q. Best Movie 0f Sam Shepard ?
Srini:  A. Shepard began his acting career in earnest when he was cast as the handsome land baron in Terrence Malick's Days of Heaven (1978), opposite Richard...... more

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Q. Which was the frst aircraft to cross the sound barrier?
Lost Singh:  A. The first man to break the "sound barrier" was Capt. Charles E. Yeager, better known as Chuck Yeager, of the US Air Force. He reached...... more

Q. Who was the first pilot to exceed the speed of sound?
ANURADHA PATHAKJ:  A. Captain (later colonel) Charles "Chuck" Yeager flew the Bell X-1 faster than the speed of sound to become the first pilot to do so....... more

Q. What was the first man-made object to move faster than the speed of sound?
Jayakrishnan:  A. This was a plane, which was able to travel faster than the speed of sound. The most notable breaking of the sound barrier (going faster than the...... more

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Cairn to shut down Mangala terminal for 10 days

: This could impact the daily gross average production rate for Q2 FY15. For the first time ever since it began production from its prolific... ...
Cairn India profit drops 65% in Q1

Private oil and gas explorer Cairn India, a Vedanta group company, has reported a 65 per cent fall in its consolidated net profit for the... ...
Cairn India is betting big on gas production from its block

Related to : Cairn India Ltd Cairn India Ltd BSE 23 Jul 14 | 12:00 AM 345.70 2.6 (0.76%) NSE 23 Jul 14 | 12:00 AM 345.55 2.45... ...
Woman Owned Pittsburgh Area Web Design Firm Celebrates 15 years in Business

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