Read news as it happens
Create a Rediffmail account
Subscribe via RSS
61.92 per cent votes polled in first phase in Jharkhand
A total 61.92 per cent votes were cast in the first phase of polls in 13 of the 81 assembly seats in Jharkhand amidst sporadic incidents of damage to Electronic Voting Machines. "The percentage (of......
Jharkhand polls: 10 crorepati candidates in fray from Palamau district
The ten richest among the 199 candidates in fray in the first phase of polling for Jharkhand assembly belong to Palamau division, according to an NGO involved in election watch. Five of the......
Maoists blow up JMM MP's house in Jharkhand
Maoists on Tuesday night blew up the ancestral house of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha MP Kameshwar Baitha in Palamau district. "A group of Maoists stuffed dynamite in the vacant house of Baitha before......
'Schools are soft targets for the Naxals'
The past five years have seen Naxals attacking schools on at least 48 ocassions.The spate of attacks on schools increased in 2008. In fact 13 schools were attacked in Jharkhand in one month in......
58 pc turnout in last phase of Jharkhand polls
The long five-phase assembly polls in Jharkand held in the shadow of Maoist violence concluded on Friday with an overall 58 per cent voter turnout after the end of the final phase marred by......
A suitable boss for Coal India
Coal is the new gold.In 2010, when the government went to the stock market with the world's largest coal company, its selling pitch was: Coal India is Gold India.Not surprising that investors......
bharatiya janata party
united progressive alliance
national democratic alliance
rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
central bureau of investigation
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
India Abroad weekly