rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Commonwealth Fund

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Commonwealth Fund

  News for Commonwealth Fund

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

Indian origin woman banker arrested in UK anti-terror raid

The UK Metropolitan Police's Counter Terrorism Command has arrested an Indian origin woman banker in connection with an anti-terrorism case. Kuntal Patel, employed at the Barclays Bank in......

Full Text: What Prez Obama said at the State of the Union Address

Read the full transcript of President Obama’s State of the Union address on Wednesday at the US Capitol in Washington. As prepared for delivery - Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of......

AAP halts BJP advance in Delhi

With Congress hubris reduced to ashes and the BJP’s advance halted -- a new political force has made its entry in the turbulent waters of Indian politics. It is a new force, with people who......

World War I 'sacred soil' ceremony honours Indian soldiers

The sacrifice made by thousands of Indian soldiers fighting for the British army during the World War I has been recognised as part of a ceremony in London. "Sacred soil" from 70 WWI battlefields......

Priti Rajagopalan wins commonwealth youth award

A Indian climate change activist who works with local communities and governments for environmental change has been awarded the Commonwealth Youth Award.  Priti Rajagopalan, 23, received a......

UK keen to invest in Bengal, Cameron invites Mamata to London

Prime Minister David Cameron assured British investment in West Bengal at a meeting with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who was invited by him to visit the UK."The meeting was very constructive......

Did the CAG overstep the mark?

It is unfair to judge the CAG only by his reports on 2G, KG, Coalgate and the Commonwealth Games, notes Sukumar MukhopadhyayDoes the Comptroller and Auditor General serve the government or the......

Air India deals stuck in land titles

Ailing Air India’s plan to raise revenue by monetising its properties in the country has been delayed for lack of a clear title to quite a few of these.Ownership documents aren't available......

AI to sell or rent its properties to raise Rs 1,000 cr

State-owned Air India expects to raise around Rs 1,000 crore (Rs 10 billion) by the end of the next financial year (March 2014) through monetisation of five of its prime properties across......

US could save $2 trillion on health costs

The United States could save $2 trillion in healthcare spending over the next decade, if the US government used its influence in the public and private sectors to nudge soaring costs into line with......

What keeps Abhi-Ash busy

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan present an award to one of the recipients of the Dr Batra's Positive Health Awards 2010, in Mumbai on...

Diwali comes early for Ajay Devgn, Mithun

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Ajay Devgn and Mithun Chakraborty were spotted on the sets of Colors Diwali Show at Yashraj Studios in Mumbai on...

'We would one day succeed in including polo as an Olympic sport'

Polo is regarded as the sport of kings. It was played by the likes of Darius, Genghis Khan and Alexander the Great. In India, it was widely played in medieval times, which is evidenced by the fact......

India finally toes IOC line to get Olympic ban overturned

The defiant Indian Olympic Association (IOA) finally slammed its door on corrupt officials on Sunday in a precariously late act of compliance to get the country's Olympic ban overturned. The IOA......

India finally fall in line to get Olympic ban overturned

The defiant Indian Olympic Association (IOA) finally slammed its door on corrupt officials on Sunday in a precariously late act of compliance to get the country's Olympic ban overturned. The IOA......

Post-surgery, Mary Kom sets sights on next year's Commonwealth Games

India's boxing queen MC Mary Kom is determined to get back in the ring next year and win the gold medal at the Commonwealth Games.Mary, who won a bronze medal at the Olympic Games in London last......

Minister dissatisfied with CWG, Asian Games preparations

Sports Minister Jitendra Singh was far from impressed as he took stock of India's preparations for next year's Commonwealth and Asian Games in a meeting with SAI officials here and expressed......

  People speak for commonwealth fund

  • QNA
Joseph Chacko
Q. Identify the person - Lady Diana?
Joseph Chacko:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/identify-the-person---lady-diana/23035023/answers/

Sharmila Bose
Q. Is cricket is a played only in commonwealth nations? If so, how it is unjustified that the game changers is in the hand of British Masters?
Sharmila Bose:  A. Lady Diana--Diana, Princess of Wales (Diana Frances; ne Spencer; 1 July 1961 31 August 1997), was the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, whom...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-cricket-is-a-played-only-in-commonwealth-nations-if-so-ho/21919993/answers/23035033

question answer
Q. The Africa fund (Action for Resisting Invasion, Colonialism and Apartheid) under India's leadership was instituted byA. UNO B. SAARCC. NAM D. the Commonwealth
Question Answer:  A. It is mainly played in countries which were British colonies and was spread by them, but no one can claim for the ownership since it is survived...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-africa-fund-action-for-resisting-invasion-colonialism-an/21257758/answers/21920081

  Web results for Commonwealth Fund
Solar power for sports complexes

The Delhi Development Authority has decided to take a big green jump by installing solar power generating units at all its sports complexes. The... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/400799/solar-power-sports-complexes.html
Ace sportspersons like Yuki Bhambri, Vikas Gowda to raise money via crowdfunding

MUMBAI: This week tennis ace Yuki Bhambri and discus thrower Vikas Gowda will begin raising money on crowdfunding platforms as they look to raise... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/sports/ace-sportspersons-like-yuki-bhambri-vikas-gowda-to-raise-money-via-crowdfunding/articleshow/34016291.cms
BJP questions Congress' delay over passage of Telangana Bill

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) leader, Venkaiah Naidu , questioned the delay in the passage of bill to create a separate state of Telangana... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/bjp-questions-congress-delay-over-passage-of-telangana-bill-114042000429_1.html
Scotland set to attract 70,000 in Whisky Month

Edinburgh, Apr 19 (Not in Town/IBNS) From the glorious grandeur of Whisky Stramash (24 & 25 May) at Edinburgh's Surgeons' Hall to the spectacular... ...

http://www.newkerala.com/news/2014/fullnews-41297.html
Glasgow businesses commit to delivering best ever Games experience

Only one month after its launch, almost 2,500 workers from Glasgow's tourism and hospitality sector have signed up to a unique online programme... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/glasgow-businesses-commit-delivering-best-ever-games-experience/

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


Why I love India - Independence Day Special 2013

The Rediff Independence Day Special 2013.

The Programmer Who Came In From The Cold

Whether history will remember Edward Snowden as a traitor to his country or as a champion for...
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