Read news as it happens
Create a Rediffmail account
Subscribe via RSS
The worst tragedy of the 21st century comes to an end... for now
An ancient mosque that once stood proudly in the centre of Aleppo in Syria has been reduced to rubble as a ceasefire has begun effectively ending the brutal four year battle for the city. The once......
'Islamism, a Phoenix waiting to arise from the ashes'
'Small bands of terrorists believe they can destabilise superpowers if they are ready to become martyrs.''Since the road to paradise is under the shade of swords, it is a win-win situation for......
Will I ever be able to go back to Crimea?
'Will the Crimean peninsula's flavour change again as even more Russians come stomping through?' 'Will the Russian bear be content with lunching on Crimea?' 'Or will he eventually bumble into......
Obama used the language of pan-Islamist radicals
United States President Barack Obama, in his speech in Cairo on June 4, picked a very appropriate Quranic phrase, 'Be conscious of God and always speak the truth'. This phrase has been used in......
Umayyad conquest of Hispania
Umayyad conquest of North Africa
Umayyad tradition of cursing Ali
Top Coverage News
US Presidential Elections 2016
Coming to India and making
Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
India, through the eye of a camera
Commonwealth Games - 2014
The defence coverage of Rediff.com
Office email App
© 2017 Rediff.com