rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Johannesburg

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Johannesburg

  News for Johannesburg

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

Mahatma Gandhi statue defaced in South Africa

A statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Johannesburg has been defaced by a group of people who threw buckets of white paint on it amid racist taunts. The incident occurred on Sunday when the group came in a......

Modi gifts Xi a charkha

'He also presented a facsimile of the scroll that was given to Gandhiji in Johannesburg in 1908 by the Chinese community there. I think that was quite a thoughtful gift,' Sabarmati Ashram Director......

Novelist Nadine Gordimer, who took on apartheid, dead

Nobel prize-winning author Nadine Gordimer took her last breath at her home in Johannesburg. She was 90. The South African writer, who was known for strong voice against apartheid, died following a......

Sonia, Swaraj share lunch table in Johannesburg

Far from the political noise generated by state assembly elections, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Leader of Opposition Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday had lunch together at a five-star hotel in......

Teary-eyed, the world heads to Mandela's memorial

The FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, can hold over 90,000 people. But on the overcast morning of Tuesday, March 10, this massive stadium may not be enough to hold the hundreds of......

Tata Motors launches Manza, Prima in South Africa

Tata Motors is showcasing its Manza sedan and Prima range of world trucks at the Johannesburg International Motor Show in South Africa, with plans to formally launch these vehicles in the country......

Coal India staff wants to buy Gandhi's house in Johannesburg

Navratna public sector unit Coal India Ltd has received a proposal to acquire 'The Kraal' -- Mahatma Gandhi's house in Johannesburg where he had lived a century ago -- and convert it into a......

India storms field of play late

Football-frenzied fans in India were slow on catching up with the excitement as the FIFA World Cup 2010 kicked off in Johannesburg on Friday. But when they did get into the act, TV-viewership rates......

Jet starts Mumbai-Johannesburg flights

Private carrier Jet Airways on Wednesday commenced daily non-stop flights from Mumbai to Johannesburg.The carrier has deployed Airbus 330-200 aircraft on the route, it said in a statement."Given......

Coal ministry plans to buy Gandhi's S Africa house

Coal India plans to buy the house in Johannesburg, where Mahatma Gandhi had lived for over a year, with an aim of building a memorial there."The coal ministry intends to purchase the house and......

PIX: Mandela's daughter, Prince William attend premiere of film on Mandela

In an ironic twist of fate, at the time revered peace icon Nelson Mandela breathed his last in Johannesburg, his daughter Zindzi and several others were attending the premiere of a film based on......

Close shave for Sonu Niigaam

Sonu Niigaam narrowly escaped from getting his face burnt during a stage performance at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg. The 36-year-old accidentally stepped into the path of one of the......

Spotted: Katrina Kaif in Johannesburg

Reader Prashanth Gupta and his friends Sekhar, Kailash and Siddi met Katrina Kaif in Johannesburg, South...

Look out world, here comes Priyanka Chopra!

Priyanka Chopra arrives at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International airport on Thursday to catch a flight to Johannesburg, where she will be one of the judges for the Miss World beauty pageant,......

PHOTOS: Cities light up buildings 100 days before Rio Olympics

From the Nelson Mandela Bridge in Johannesburg to the London Eye in Britain, cities around the world are lighting up buildings and landmarks in the yellow and green colours of the Brazilian flag on......

'Looking back...that century in Johannesburg was special'

IMAGE: Virat Kohli during an India nets session. Photograph: Getty Images Virat Kohli has put his efforts in Johannesburg, Adelaide and Wellington as his three best Test centuries. Kohli,......

Dethroned South Africa seek remedy for batting woes

IMAGE: South Africa's AB de Villiers plays a shot during the third cricket Test match against England in Johannesburg. Photograph: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters Unceremoniously dethroned as the world's......

South Africa dethroned, India regain No.1 Test ranking

The Stuart Broad show in Johannesburg not only destroyed South Africa but also dethroned the Proteas from the No.1 Test rankings.  Now India, with 110 rating points, are the No. 1 team in ICC......

After tormenting SA batsmen, Ashwin turns up heat on media

'I don't know if any Indian journalist knows the name of the curator in Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, but we seem to get a hang of Daljit Singh very quickly' 'We have played way too long in Mohali......
  Videos for Johannesburg
 johannesburg video
 johannesburg video
 johannesburg video
 johannesburg video
 johannesburg video
 johannesburg video
 johannesburg video
 johannesburg video
 johannesburg video
  Web results for Johannesburg
Virat Kohli gutted at not crossing the line

Bengaluru : It's not easy to understand the pain that Virat Kohli must have gone through on Sunday night. For the third time, Kohli's Royal... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/sports/cricket/310516/virat-kohli-gutted-at-not-crossing-the-line.html
Hamilton thanks `gentleman` Rosberg post Monaco GP win

Johannesburg, May 31 (ANI): Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton has thanked his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg for his gentleman-like conduct... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/hamilton-thanks-gentleman-rosberg-post-monaco-gp-win-043054553.html
5 stories you need to know about

Cape Town -If you've taken the weekend off from reading the news, spending quality time with your family, well done. Mondays might be blue, but... ...

http://www.newdelhinews.net/index.php/sid/244495195
Court dismisses SA Google AdWords appeal

Johannesburg - Perimeter security barrier company Cochrane Steel has failed in its bid to overturn a high court judgment on South Africa's first... ...

http://www.newdelhinews.net/index.php/sid/244508267
Team work did the trick, says Warner

For the second time in as many occasions but separated by seven years, a team from Hyderabad dashed the Royal Challengers Bangalore's dream of... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/549612/team-work-did-trick-says.html

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


 johannesburg
Team Building Johannesburg

Team Building Johannesburg
1 Followers

 johannesburg
Photography in Johannesburg

Born in Johannesburg South Africa,...
1 Followers

 johannesburg
Hire a Car Johannesburg

We offer a wide range of quality...
1 Followers

 johannesburg
Payroll Services Johannesburg

CVW Accounting and Bookkeeping - We...
1 Followers

 johannesburg
Looking For Team Building In...

Speak to Beach and Bush Team Building...
1 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z