rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Desai Village

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Desai Village

  News for Desai Village

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

Salman Khan jailed for 5 years in blackbuck poaching case

Salman's co-accused actors -- Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre, Tabu and Neelam – were acquitted in the 20-year-old case.The actor has been lodged in the same barrack as godman Asaram Bapu and......

Sheena Bora Trial: 'Indrani Mukerjea has no hand in this murder'

Indrani, radiant in an immaculate white and gold salwar-kurta that matched the moment, her hair open, a bindi gleaming on her forehead, beamed placidly, fully enjoying this small minute of......

Indira Gandhi: Fearlessness in the national interest

'Fearlessness, courtesy, humour, wide interests and wisdom, deep commitment to Indian science and technology, passion for the environment, objectivity and the ability to see many things through not......

Khushwant Singh remembers Indira Gandhi

'In her insecurity, she destroyed the institutions of democracy.''She packed Parliament with her supporters with loyalty being more important than ability; she superseded judges; she corrupted the......

And this is how Sheena's body lay in the bag...

Without a moment of hesitation, Rai jumped up on his rickety wooden stool in the witness box.He then drew his legs close to his body and wrapped his arms around his knees and finally tucked his......

Grand plans, Mr Jaitley, but where is the money?

Is the Budget sufficiently prudent? It probably is but at the cost of substantial under-provisioning for the many grand sounding schemes announced in it, says Nitin Desai. A budget has to be......

Rs 201 per day? Rs 277? How much welfare do Indians need?

Universal basic income or social security? Economist Nitin Desai feels we need a blueprint for universal health care and pensions to help the vulnerable section. IMAGE: All Indians need access to......

Budget: A delicate balancing act with rural push

Jaitley's Budget has the potential to change the face of Modi's Bharat Arundhati BhattacharyaChairman, SBI The Budget is in line with the development priorities of the nation. Several initiatives......

Poverty figures: Does it make any difference to the poor?

Angus Deaton's Nobel Prize should spark off more research on the measurement and usefulness of poverty percentages, notes Nitin Desai. A recent report prepared for this year’s annual......

Why Maharashtra CM is a happy man today

Fadnavis had a series of very productive meetings with American CEOs Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, who is on a week-long visit to the US, had a string of high profile meetings with......

The BEST Films of 2017

Check out which movies made Sreehari Nair's list. In 2017, as voices around me vouched for neatness, niceness, and decency, I longed for movies that attempted to de-demonise our preferred demons;......

'Television has become mindless trash'

'Movie tickets cost Rs 500, 600 on weekends. Why would someone want to watch Ananth Mahadevan and Saurabh Shukla in Staying Alive instead of Shah Rukh Khan for Rs 300 in Happy New Year?' 'It's a......

Jeetendra's TOP 15 Films

The legendary star turns 75 today! Not many can boast of a success like Jeetendra's. To understand the pulse of your audience is equivalent to a super power in showbusiness and the star's 'acting......

Make way for Indi toons

Cartoon characters created and developed in local animation studios are enchanting Indian kids like never before, says Vanita Kohli-Khandekar. It is fun time, says blue boy Kris (above) every time......

'I could never sell myself'

'A producer once told me that one doesn't get paid for his acting skills.'' If you work here, you have to be either lovable or sellable.''Nobody talks about talent.' 'Here, people can pay huge......

Cup Extras: Ecstatic ending for emotionally drained India fans

In the end it all paid off for the 48,000 fans who braved intense heat and fought their way through heavy security to watch India play Australia at the Sardar Patel Stadium on Thursday. They had......

Khade expects scientific technology, foreign training for better results

Asian Games bronze medallist Virdhawal Khade on Thursday said Indian swimmers need modern training facilities and adequate foreign exposure to fetch more medals at international events. "We have a......
  Videos for Desai Village
desai village video
  Web results for Desai Village
Malaria-free Gujarat? Not until Ahmedabad, Surat take the sting out

The state government in May 2017, had announced to make Malaria Free Gujarat by 2022. However, health commissioner Jayanti Ravi believes that the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/ahmedabad/report-malaria-free-gujarat-not-until-ahmedabad-surat-take-the-sting-out-2616670
Protests break out in Dharwad polling booth

[India], Mar 12 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers on Saturday staged a protest during the polling for Karnataka Assembly elections in... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/ktaka-polls-protests-break-out-in-dharwad-polling-booth-news-national-sfmrfEfbebjei.html
Shiv Sena, BJP lock horns again. This time over proposed Konkan refinery

The fracas between National Democratic Alliance partners Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena was exposed again Monday. The issue this time was a... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/politics-news/shiv-sena-bjp-lock-horns-again-now-over-proposed-konkan-refinery-109546.html
Chavan

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Ashok Chavan today pledged his party's support to the locals opposing the Nanar refinery... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/congress-to-back-locals-opposing-nanar-refinery-chavan-118050200721_1.html
Jain International Organization to revive 2,400 lakes in Gujarat

Jain International Organization (JIO) will revive 2,400 lakes in the state to mitigate water crisis. It is also planning to set up an educational... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/ahmedabad/report-jain-international-organization-to-revive-2400-lakes-in-gujarat-2605756

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