rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

This

Rediff.com  »  News  »   This

  News for This

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

Lanka presidential election set for January 8 next year

On a day of high political drama when the ruling coalition of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa suffered serious defections, the election commission on Friday set January 8, 2015 as the date......

India in talks with 24 countries to boost maritime security

With an eye on beefing up maritime security, India is negotiating a deal with 24 countries for exchange of neutral merchant shipping data as it rolls out a national hub to tackle all aspects of......

CBI's Additional Director R K Dutta to head 2G case

Additional Director R K Dutta will now head the CBI probe in the 2G spectrum scam after the Supreme Court directed the agency Chief Ranjit Sinha to recuse from the investigation. A 1981-batch......

Obama accepts Modi's R-Day invitation to be chief guest

India has invited United States President Barack Obama to be the chief guest at the 2015 Republic Day celebrations, an invitation which has been accepted by the American leader. "This Republic......

Rampal owned luxurious property, arms and ammunition

A huge cache of arms, a private swimming pool, state-of-the-art elevators and 24 AC rooms with one having a massage bed were found inside the highly-fortified Satlok Ashram from where 'godman'......

SpiceJet mum on sell-out, exploring all options for funds

Amid reports of a possible stake sale, low-cost airline SpiceJet on Friday said it is exploring all options to mop up funds to overcome the cash crunch. The company did not divulge whether it is......

India's forex reserves up at $315.55 billion

The country's forex reserves rose by $419.4 million to $315.551 billion in the week to November 14, driven by a rise in foreign currency assets. According to data released by the Reserve Bank......

Hard to hit tax revenue target, credit weak: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday it would be hard to hit tax revenue targets in this fiscal year, with weak credit demand underscoring his concern about the state of the economy. In a......

Modi picks up pace on economic reform, opposition remains

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is increasing his focus on economic reforms including raising the cap on foreign investment in the insurance sector and changes to tax and labour rules that could......

Patent tussle: HC directs Micromax to pay royalty to Ericsson

The Delhi High Court has directed Micromax to pay one per cent royalty to Ericsson for using the Swedish equipment maker's patented technologies in its mobile phones. A bench of Justice G S......

Review: Happy Ending isn't quite so happy

Happy Ending, at its core, is pretentious and does not quite live up to expectations, save for Govinda, who lights up the screen with his mere presence and those legendary moves, says Nishi Tiwari.......

Why KimK's India trip didn't happen? KRK, Poonam Pandey, RGV explain

Visa troubles? Naah. Here's some probable reasons Kim Kardashian's India plans fell through...So after all the buzz and speculation, turns out she is not going to be in the Bigg Boss house.While......

Stars we should get on Bigg Boss 8 instead of Kim K!

No Kim? No sweat. These Hollywood stars would do just fine too. So Kim Kardashian will not be part of Bigg Boss 8.  To help those folks at Colors, we came up with a few suggestions:Hit us up......

Aishwarya celebrates dad's birthday!

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan recently celebrated her father Krishnaraj Rai's birthday on November 20. Her husband Abhishek......

Davis Cup: Wawrinka wins opener, Monfils helps France draw level

Stanislas Wawrinka survived a second-set wobble to beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-1, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 and give Switzerland a 1-0 lead over hosts France in the Davis Cup final on Friday. World number four......

In Clarke's absence, Steve Smith must lead against India, say Aussie greats

Australia’s Steven Smith celebrates after scoring 100 runs during Day 2 of the first Test against South Africa on February 13, 2014, in Centurion, South Africa. Photograph: Morne de......

World Chess: Anand, Carlsen settle for a draw in Game 10

With two rounds to go in the 12-game match, Magnus Carlsen, who played with black pieces on Friday, leads Vishy Anand 5.5-4.5 India's Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen of Norway. Photograph......

BCCI awards: Vengsarkar, Bhuvneshwar and Rohit Sharma honoured

Interim President Shivlal Yadav presents the lifetime achievement award to former cricketer Dilip Vengsarkar at the BCCI awards 2013-14 in Mumbai. Photograph: PTI Dilip Vengsarkar......

Sangakkara asked to review retirement: Reports

Sri Lankan veteran Kumar Sangakkara has been asked to review his retirement plans after he had told national selectors in April of hanging up his boots post the 2015 World Cup in Australia. The......

  People speak for this

  • QNA
Ashutosh Pandey
Q. What is meant by" Moral"
Ashutosh Pandey:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-meant-by-moral/27403959/answers/

Om Shrivastava
Q. what does the term 'state-of-the-art' mean?
Om Shrivastava:  A. Activity which is against immortalityMeaning I told youTo truely find it you have to go mt. Everest more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-does-the-term-state-of-the-art-mean/27403941/answers/27403961

  Web results for This
R.K. Dutta takes over 2G spectrum probe

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) A day after the CBI director Ranjit Sinha recused himself from the investigation and prosecution of the 2G spectrum... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/fwire/r-k-dutta-takes-over-2g-spectrum-probe-1816015.html
Norway to launch designer passports

London, Nov 21 (IANS) Norwegian passports will soon go stylish as the country's National Police Directorate has announced the winner of a... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/fwire/norway-to-launch-designer-passports-1816001.html
IAF chief to visit Indonesia

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Indian Air Force (IAF) chief Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha will pay a four-day visit to Indonesia starting Sunday, it was... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/fwire/iaf-chief-to-visit-indonesia-1816017.html
Syrian wine defies war to reach the most lavish tables

Beirut, Nov 21 (IANS/EFE) It is probably one of the most difficult and expensive-to-produce wines in the world, but its creators, brothers Karim... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/fwire/syrian-wine-defies-war-to-reach-the-most-lavish-tables-1816005.html
Satellite images showcase Indian, Chinese delta

Kolkata, Nov 21 (IANS) Marrying art and science, a unique exhibition of digital prints here showcases how landscapes change in the deltaic regions... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/fwire/satellite-images-showcase-indian-chinese-delta-1816003.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

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