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Which country is INDIA in?

The answer is: Because:
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For all your flag design needs

Your business seems to be ... Panda, Brandon and commenters have already figured out ... So let's do that and we see:
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A pilot's messages

Two things jumped out at me as soon as I saw this puzzle. Firstly, the mixed-case letter strings on the far right. Several of them look like Secondly, the all-caps letter strings in the middle. ...
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Geography at the pixel level

Looks like Once all of the places are found,
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What crime have we committed?

Following on from NudgeNudge who got halfway with This can be shortened to Adding where we initiated Whats inbetween and the two lower rated this combination leads straight to a street we keep ...
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This month's $100 question (not a real prize)

Part 1: The Solved Grid The solved grid is below: The logic for the left side portions was relatively straightforward. There were no particularly difficult steps - just searching for the next place ...
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What crime have we committed?

Partial: We start in a city that rhymes with angina, the masculine form, add in what's drunk in China, then take phylum's first six, of the minor kind, components will make what in our hand we ...
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Which country did my sister visit?

Answer The country your sister most recently visited is: The reasoning: What's next: Moving on: The last step: Some final notes: Regarding the handwritten note: A final easter egg: I ...
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My little sister & I

You are in Reasoning: We are not twins: I love her very much: Another possibility would be:
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Ten miles south, east, north and west

I think there are three(ish) choices. The simplest one is To find the other solutions, we have to notice that This means we can also start and then we can, of course, start
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What is the link between these countries?

My goodness. Each of these countries has These are as follows: The countries that don't share the link are:
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What country am I? A 'Riley Riddle'

I'm pretty sure it is As
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Rating words from best to worst

The AA rated words are words which The seventeen are Following this rule a Z rated word is
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Charlie goes on vacation

I'm guessing he's really going to The trick is that For my first stop, I will be flying to Vienna. Hope to snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef and maybe see some kangaroos as well! My second stop is ...
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Spilled coffee on my puzzle

The missing clues are After filling the rest of the clues (and figuring out better words for 5, 6, and 9 particularly), you get If you now fill in the mystery clues, you get Which finally fits the ...
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Order the cities, then find which one is not described

First, I looked at Elbasan, which I wasn't aware of previously, and noticed that From that I found that I placed the cities in the grid as follows I then replaced the cities with This left me with
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My little sister & I

Probably wrong but I think that you are on
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Flag Interpretation

The UN member state whose flag has been re-designed is First we note that Then we look at their suggestions and notice that If we Then the re-designed flag
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IATA Airport Abbreviations

The answer is Super cool puzzle, as usual. I spun my wheels for a while trying to The trick is to Below are the screenshots. Names: And the names attached to the diagram in the puzzle: For those ...
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Orange on Turquoise

Gladys is ... The Beaches puzzle The location
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In which U.S. cities do the following puns apply?

...is everyone a young male? ...are there red sticks everywhere? ...is everybody actually from a completely unrelated Canadian province? ...does everybody know how long they've been moored? ......
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A hard to find country

You are: I share a border with France I'm bigger than Belgium I have red in my flag I'm smaller than Poland I'm south of Denmark I have no cross in my flag I have direct access to the Atlantic ...
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Is humanity truly doomed?

The countries are: Dominican Republic Norway Turkey Spain Iceland Tonga Serbia Turkey Uganda Greenland Estonia Argentina Thailand Iceland Norway Macau Reunion We can get a message by
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International Hunger Crisis

Complete answer - Letters/blots: Anecdote: Letters ordered by appearance in the anecdote: Letters ordered alphabetically by blot letter: So...still dunno the final answer. Terrible ...
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A transgenre puzzle with rowing

Capital city that matches [A-H]+, Although almost every capital city has at least one of those letters, let's use a poetically liberal regexp engine that allows no ...
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Where’s the Puzzle?

Gladys is in: To work this out, note that each paragraph (bar one)... Taking this paragraph by paragraph then... (note that I may not have caught all references, since there are A LOT!) Paragraph 1: ...
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Anyone Seen My Snorkel?

Gladys is visiting... "mqoı ugw7qж" means... The letter reads (in English), Following the directions...
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Don't clear your terminal history

The answer is The languages The numerical values
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Romans and Germans and such

Fielding this: My beginning is a halogen. My middle is Roman. My ending is Swedish. My whole was Roman. My beginning is a dessert. My middle is German. My ending makes plurals. My whole was ...
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Introducing Gladys, an intrepid globetrotter

I think the answer is Completed Nonogram Traversed Maze
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