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From Rediff Archives: The strange case of Yakub Memon

1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon is set to be hanged after his final petition was rejected by the Supreme Court on Tuesday. Back in 2007, Rediff.com's Sheela Bhatt had profiled Yakub after he......

From Rediff Archives: The strange case of Yakub Memon

Reports suggest that the 1993 Mumbai blasts accused Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, the sole death row convict in the serial blasts case in which around 257 people lost their lives, may be hanged on July......

From Rediff archives: Netaji did not die in air crash, says web site

As two recently declassified Intelligence Bureau reveal that the Jawaharlal Nehru government had spied on the family of Subhas Chandra Bose for nearly two decades, one of India's political......

Rediff Archives: 'When a problem arises, become the captain of the problem and defeat it!'

  Once, during his Presidency, President A P J Abdul Kalam received a letter from a student shocked with his class 12th mark-sheet. He had secured 10 per cent in Maths and Physics, whereas......

In PHOTOS: INS Sindhurakshak in its FULL GLORY

India lost its frontline submarine on Wednesday in a blaze. Rediff.com presents some magnificent archival images of the vessel. Indian Navy submarine INS Sindhurakshak submerged on Wednesday after......

Govt action against Sun Group is legally untenable'

Image: Dayanidhi Maran with his brother Kalanithi. Photograph: Rediff Archives Pressure is mounting on media tycoon Kalanithi Maran’s Sun Group. Following media reports that the security......

Traditional retail staffers rush to join online bandwagon

Image: A shopping mall. Photograph: Rediff Archives Calvin Klein India Chief Executive Rishi Vasudev is joining e-commerce major Flipkart next week, after spending more than 15 years in the......

Inventories of Vadra's realty firm zoom 10 times in 3 years

Image: Robert Vadra. Photograph: Rediff Archives The real estate inventories of Robert Vadra firm Sky Light Realty zoomed nearly 10 times in three years since it previously filed the balance......

Auto companies post mixed results

Maruti Celerio. Photograph: Rediff Archives Maruti Suzuki India on Monday reported 26.9 per cent increase in its total sales in August at 1,10,776 units as against 87,323 units in the same month......

Despite Nano pullout, Tata still largest employer in West Bengal

  The group employs around 35,000 people across its various companies A few weeks ago, Tata Group chairman Cyrus Mistry had said if there was an opportunity in West Bengal, absolutely nothing......

Why Raakhee LOVES Bajrangi Bhaijaan

This year, Raakhee's birthday was unexpectedly bright and cheerful. The gorgeous actress, who was born on the day India got Independence 68 years ago, watched Salman Khan's Bajrangi Bhaijaan and......

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux are married!

A lowdown on what's happening in Hollywood. Photograph: Jason Merritt/Getty Images Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux reportedly exchanged vows in a covert ceremony on August 5 at their home......

No 'no dating' clause for Salman's Hero stars Sooraj-Athiya?

Film stars often find themselves in the midst of linkup rumours around film releases.Even more so when the stars in question are debutants working together in their launch vehicle. Latest to hit......

What's ailing Sujoy Ghosh, Reema Kagti's upcoming films?

If a recent trend is anything to go by, unceremonious walkouts from films seems to be the flavour of the season. Four talented Bollywood directors find themselves in a casting fix following the......

Parineeti, Anushka, Deepika: Where were our stars born?

Take a look! Photograph: Courtesy India International Jewellery Week Parineeti Chopra may not be working on a film at the moment but the Kill Dill actress sure knows how to keep herself......

Man who uncovered IPL fixing joins BCCI's anti-corruption wing

Former Delhi Police commissioner Neeraj Kumar. Photograph: Rediff Archives Former Delhi Police commissioner Neeraj Kumar was on Monday appointed as chief advisor of the Board of Control for......

Bhaichung Bhutia inducted into AFC's Hall of Fame

Baichung Bhutia. Photograph: Rediff Archives Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia has been inducted into the Asian Football Confederation's Hall of Fame, the All India Football Federation said on......

'It's a bit of an embarrassment no doubt for Neeraj Kumar'

‘Although BCCI's decision remains unaltered, it seemed like Delhi Police's investigations were a botched-up one’ ‘Need to wait whether Delhi Police appeals against the Patial......

With most likes, followers, Wimbledon takes social media by storm

It's the most popular Grand Slam across popular social networking sites With nearly 900k followers on Twitter, former World No 1 Caroline Wozniacki is highly popular on the micro-blogging site.......

40 years to the day: When Canada stunned a Chappell-led Australia

The big names in the Aussies squad were tricked into partying hard a night before they lost to rookie, cricket-loving Canadians in a one-off One-day match.   Australian cricketers (left to......
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Despite Nano pullout, Tata still largest employer in West Bengal

  The group employs around 35,000 people across its various companies A few weeks ago, Tata Group chairman Cyrus Mistry had said if there was an... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/despite-nano-pullout-tata-still-largest-employer-in-bengal/20150901.htm
A third of BSE 500 stocks back to Manmohan era

Stock prices of 176 of BSE 500 firms now below their levels on May 26 last yearThe BSE benchmark Sensex seems to be under-reporting the extent of... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/a-third-of-bse-500-stocks-back-to-manmohan-era/20150831.htm
British Library rejects Taliban archive

The British Library in London has declined to store a large collection of Taliban-related documents over concerns regarding breach of terrorism... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2015/aug/28/british-library-rejects-taliban-archive/6b5a6bb29581399a496d25067c18ec9b
'What is dangerous for the world is the Pakistan army's behaviour'

'The obsession of the Pakistan army with India leads to several destabilising things. Support for the Taliban in Afghanistan. Support for groups... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/interview/what-is-dangerous-for-the-world-is-the-pakistan-armys-behaviour/20150824.htm
India Inc can create jobs if it wants to, says Panagariya

Endorsing the government's labour law reforms, National Institution for Transforming India Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya on Friday said... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/india-inc-should-offer-ideas-to-create-jobs-panagariya/20150821.htm

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