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India will win the World cup – Here’s why

Okay, these are not any technical reasons but more of a ‘hope so’ kinda one’s. First, the schedule. It is very clear that this World cup schedule is fixed to favour Home teams, more so for India. For example, Sri Lanka (except for the final group stage match) and Bangladesh play all their matches in their backyard, but in case …

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India Post International Parcel rates

If you are looking to use the India Post’s International Postal service, here are the rates you may need to pay: Flat Rate Boxes: These are available in (up to) 1, 2.5 and 5 kg boxes and will be charged at Rs.1000, Rs.1500 and Rs.2500 respectively. Note that any parcel which is above 4kg must be registered and there are …

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National Do Not Call registry

Getting those Unwanted marketing/ spam SMS or Calls and wondering how to stop them? Here is the answer, register in the National Do No Call Registry maintained by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), Department of Telecom. Simply SMS as START DND and send it to 1909. In case if you want to block such calls being made to …

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Verifying PAN card by Name of a person

This article is about how to verify a PAN number, whether it belongs to a person whom you believe it should or you can also use this to know your PAN in case you have forgotten the same. If you’d rather want know your pan card status, please visit PAN card application status page. Search PAN by name For this, …

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New Rupee Symbol, Software updating & Keyboards

Now that our Neta’s found some time and finalized the Symbol for Indian Rupee, efforts should now be put in full strength to make it a recognized Symbol across the world. It is interesting to note that this selection is not from one of those 5 symbols shortlisted earlier. However, from all angles this looks to be a better choice …

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Distance between Russia and USA is just 4 kms [fact]

Russia, as we all know comes under the Asian continent and USA belongs to the North American continent, both two extremes of the Eastern and Western world. It’s hard to believe that the distance between USA and Russia is just 4 kms (2.4 miles) but, it’s a fact. Remember the high school lesson, that of ‘Earth and its Shape’? Earth …

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New Symbol for Indian ‘Rupee’

You wrote ‘Rupees’, you wrote ‘Rs.’ and you wrote ‘Re.’. From now, you’ll have to write an all new Symbol to represent the ‘Rupee’, the Indian currency. Remember the open competition that was announced almost (well, more than) a year ago by the Ministry of Finance? It was a competition to design a Symbol for representing the Rupee that echoes …

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