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Popular and Unique Soft Drinks From Around the World

Sunny Jun 1, 2009

Popular and Unique Soft Drinks From Around the World

What is a soft drink?:
A soft drink is a beverage that does not contain alcohol; generally it is also implied that the drink does not contain milk or other dairy products and that it is drunk cold. Carbonated soft drinks are commonly known as pop, soda pop, soda, cola, coke or tonic in various parts of the United States, pop in Canada, fizzy drinks, pop or soft drinks in the United Kingdom and Australia[1] and sometimes minerals in Ireland. The adjective soft specifies a lack of alcohol by way of contrast to the term "hard drink". The word drink, while nominally neutral, sometimes carries connotations of alcoholic content.

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Mercedes-Benz opens largest facility in UAE

Sunny May 22, 2009

Saeed Abdul Jalil Al Fahim, Chairman of Al Fahim Group, Dr Joachim Schmidt, President & CEO of Daimler Central and Eastern Europe, Africa and Asia and Klaus-Peter Brandes, German Ambassador in Abu Dhabi at the launch of the new E-Class.

Mercedes-Benz opens largest facility in UAE

Abu Dhabi: The world's largest Mercedes-Benz facility opened in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday, underlining the importance of the emirate for the German automaker.

Pakistan off the hook by US as far as terror goes

Rekha May 18, 2009

Pakistan is off the hook on terrorism. The US Congress is no longer linking a $1.5 billion dollar aid package to Islamabad preventing terror strikes against India.

The US also dropped a condition requiring President Obama to certify every year that Pakistan was cooperating on terrorism.

And that's not all. There are other clouds on the Indo-US horizon. Washington would like India to thin out its forces on the Line of Control to reassure Pakistan. On Monday, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton hinted that Washington would try and get Delhi and Islamabad to resume talking

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Taliban dictates dress code in Peshawar at gunpoint

Rekha May 15, 2009

Despite Pakistan unleashing a major offensive on them in the tribal belt, local Taliban seem to be getting emboldened in northwestern city of Peshawar.

Reports say that the group is now threatening and thrashing people for wearing western outfits, scaring some into following the ’Islamic dress code’.

The workers of an insurance firm in Peshawar, the capital of troubled North West Frontier Province, have been directed by the company authorities to avoid shirt and trouser and wear ’shalwar-kameez' instead, The News daily reported on Wednesday.

Kissing Facts & Kiss Benefits

Sunny Apr 29, 2009

Kissing Facts & Kiss Benefits

It is a matter of record that Canadian porcupines kiss one another on the lips.

The world's longest kiss took place on January 28, 2002. Louisa Almodovar and Rich Langly of New Jersey kissed for a record 30 hours, 59 minutes and 27 seconds on a segment of "Ricki Lake".

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Unlisted Phone Numbers - Find Them Now With These Tips

Carl Ringwall Apr 21, 2009

Unlisted phone numbers don't appear in telephone directories or directory assistance systems and are marked unlisted. Why do people do this?

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Niche Content Sites

Chris K Apr 9, 2009

Niche content sites are where the web is at. If you think about it, all that the search engines really do is index niche oriented sites (for the most part) and list them principally in terms of popularity on the first hand, and relevance on the second.

WHY RATAN TATA IS NOT ON THE LIST

Sunny Apr 6, 2009

Here is a Real Story of Ratan Tata.

So many people around the world want to know that "What is the Net Worth of Ratan Tata"?

TATA Group is running 96 businesses and out of which 28 Companies are publically listed on the various stock exchanges.

Tata Group is world's top 50 Group according to Market capitalization and Reputation.

Electric Tankless Water Heaters

Chad Powell Mar 29, 2009

Instantaneous, or, Demand Water Heaters, provide hot water as it is needed. These tanks heat water without using storage tanks. Electric tankless water heaters have an electric element that heats the water.

Considerations For Buying Electric Tankless Water Heaters.

Voltages for units sold range from 110 volts to 277 volts. Amperage draw must also be accommodated for using electric tankless water heaters as does ensuring the circuit breakers will support the unit. It may be necessary to have a separate circuit for the water heater to operate on.

Let's Offend EVERYONE!

vikas gupta Jan 29, 2009

Q. What's the Cuban National Anthem?
A. Row, Row, Row Your Boat

Q. Where does an Irish family go on vacation?
A. A different bar

Q. What did the Chinese couple name their retarded baby?
A. Sum Ting Wong

Q. What do you call it when an Italian has one arm shorter than the other?
A. A speech impediment

Q. What does it mean when the Post Office's flag is flying at half-mast?

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Comparison of 2 Resume's --- Chief Executives of Pakistan & India

Rekha Jan 26, 2009

Comparison of 2 Resume's --- Chief Executives of Pakistan & India

Chief Executive of India

Title: Prime Minister
Name: Dr Manmohan Singh

EDUCATION /Qualification:
1950: Stood first in BA (Hons), Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh ,
1952; Stood first in MA (Economics), Panjab University , Chandigarh,

The Most Things To Know

Senoreta Dec 7, 2008

The most useless thing to do................ Worry

The greatest Joy.............................. Giving.

The greatest loss .......................... Loss of self-respect.

The most satisfying work ................... .Helping others.

The ugliest personality trait.................. Selfishness.

The most endangered species.............. Dedicated leaders.

5 Strangely Colored Beaches

lovely Dec 4, 2008

Unless you're lucky enough to have visited some of the unique shorelines below you'll probably be used to seeing - at best - golden beaches on your travels. In fact a lot of people believe golden sands to be the only option when it comes to beaches. To prove otherwise, and to show off a few of the world's most uniquely coloured stretches of sand, we present the following selection....

Maharashtra Dy CM Patil quits

Cute Girl Dec 1, 2008

MUMBAI: Maharashtra deputy chief minister R R Patil, who was in the crosshairs in the wake of the Mumbai terror attacks, resigned on Monday.

"I have submitted my resignation letter to chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh. I have gone by my conscience and decided to take this step," Patil said.

The Maharastra deputy chief minister said this in the aftermath of the criticism following Mumbai terror strikes.

"I pondered over the issue the whole night yesterday. Finally, I have decided to quit as per my conscience," Patil said.

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Now arrested terrorist Azam Amir Kasav is saying "Kill Me"

Sunny Nov 30, 2008

Arrested terrorist Azam Amir Kasav, alias Ajmal Kasab has stopped eating for the last two days. Kasab, currently in crime branch custody, has been lodged in the lockup at the commisserate's office since he was caught near Girgaum Chowpatty on Wednesday night. Since Kasab's arrest, the police have been trying hard to get more information from him about his group, but he seems to be a tough nut to crack.

Kasab has stopped eating to avoid police torture since he was discharged from the Nair hospital on Thursday afternoon. "Neither is he eating anything nor has he agreed to reveal anything about his links," an officer from the crime branch said.

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