rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Foreign Press Centre

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Foreign Press Centre

  News for Foreign Press Centre

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies

Lashkar-e-Tayiba: A history of terrorism

Pakistani media and some foreign news agencies, including the Associated Press, reported on December 8, that helicopter-borne ;Pakistani security forces raided a camp of the Lashkar-e-Tayiba......

Lankan situation is of serious concern: Dr Singh

As Tamil members of Parliament mounted pressure on the Centre over the incidents in Sri Lanka, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said the situation in the island nation is a cause for......

Who recognised Bangladesh first?

Bhutan's recognition of Bangladesh without waiting for Indian advice was a clever move. It was a calculated gamble to assert its independence, says Ambassador T P Sreenivasan. Thimphu, the capital......

PM Modi should be granted immunity from lawsuits in US: Preet Bharara

US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara, has once again gone to bat for Prime Minister Narendra Modi regarding the immunity the Indian leader enjoys from lawsuits brought......

India's communication satellite GSAT-16 successfully launched

Boosting India's communication services, its latest satellite GSAT-16 was successfully launched on board Arianespace rocket from the spaceport of Kourou in French Guiana in the early hours of......

Air Kerala: State to press Centre for rules relaxation

Keen on floating a state-sponsored air service, Congress-led UDF government has asked the Centre to waive certain regulatory norms to start its proposed low-cost airline 'Air Kerala', mainly to......

Snafu over FDI policy in telecom

The government guidelines that enhanced foreign direct investment in telecom services from 49 per cent to 74 per cent (Press Note 5 of November 3, 2005) are proposed to be "suspended" indefinitely.......

Local firms to lose veto in new foreign ventures

The Centre may provide a sunset clause for Press Note 18, which requires a foreign company to be cleared by its local partner to form another joint venture or a 100 per cent subsidiary in......

6 months of Modi govt: Six biggest strengths

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photograph, courtesy: PM’s website   The Narendra Modi government is poised to complete six months. Take a look at the 6 biggest strengths of the govt:......

Has Asean opened the floodgates to Indians?

The agreement on services, if ratified by all member countries, could prove to be a game changer for Indian professionals in education, healthcare & IT. The free trade agreement (FTA) on......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

  People speak for foreign press centre

  • QNA
afsa kausar
Q. Will Rahul be able to swap his much vaunted grassroots level rejuvenation vision for a bit of medium term political pragmatism and the ability to manage crises on an almost daily basis?
Afsa Kausar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-rahul-be-able-to-swap-his-much-vaunted-grassroots-level/21156915/answers/

afsa kausar
Q. should manmohan singh become PM again?
Afsa Kausar:  A. yes.Lets see the Resume of this person:-RESUMEEDUCATION /Qualification:Stood first in BA (Hons), Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh,1952;...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/should-manmohan-singh-become-pm-again/21156915/answers/20156299

Rishab
Q. Mr. Reddy has quoted that the Naxals and Maoist will be wiped out in 3-7 years!How well prepared is our Security Forces to tackle this menace, when they are still ill-prepared to tackle any Terrorist strike in our country inspite of setting up of Anti-Terror Cells in various metros?
Rishab:  A. I think, we can not equate the Pak sponsored terrorist outfits unleashing a terrorist attack in the most unexpected moment at the least expected...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mr.-reddy-has-quoted-that-the-naxals-and-maoist-will-be-wipe/20156258/answers/17433770

sumita bhadrachaudhari
Q. What do you know about Vypeen (or Vypin) Island in Kerala?
Sumita Bhadrachaudhari:  A. Vypin Island was formed after the great floods of 1341. The Island is 25 Kilometer long and has an average width of 2 kilometers. Pallipuram...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-you-know-about-vypeen-or-vypin-island-in-kerala/17433392/answers/16453783

Francisco
Q. There is shortage of electric power in our country and governments at the centre took no action to bridge the gap between supply and demand.Congress government wasted 3 years in issues like reservations and their achievements are big zero.Puppet prime minister and finance minister whose policies are anti common man are of no use to the nation irrespective of they are honest.What to do with their individual honesty when the corruption is so rampant in the country.If they are honest,what they have done to check corruption.please suggest ways to remove power shortage and eradicate corruption
Francisco:  A. Increased education, obsessive regard for "honor" and personal integrity, transparent system of E-governance will go a long way to reduce...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/there-is-shortage-of-electric-power-in-our-country-and--gove/16453755/answers/1965535

  Web results for Foreign Press Centre
CABINET TO TAKE CALL ON POLICY ON TEST REQUIREMENTS FOR OIL & GAS FINDS

NEW DELHI: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) would soon decide on a policy proposed by the petroleum ministry for testing... ...

http://www.ipanewspack.com/oilgas-2/cabinet-to-take-call-on-policy-on-test-requirements-for-oil-gas-finds/
The great global inequality debate

The economically uninitiated might believe that raging debates around the causes and consequences of inequality date just to the recent past and... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/hhhIBPemSJMMESvVjcgHUN/The-great-global-inequality-debate.html
RAW warns of terror propaganda

Image for representational purpose New Delhi: In what the the Research and Analysis Wing described as a bizarre twist of events it has pointed... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141218/nation-current-affairs/article/raw-warns-terror-propaganda
The myth of privacy & fragility of freedom

You don't have to be a sting journalist to spy on somebody. Camera photographs and video are now ubiquitous. We never know who is recording what... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/articleshow/45556387.cms
Taxi rape — Blame governments, not Uber, The NewYork Post, 14th December

Taxi rape — Blame governments, notUber By Nicole Gelinas December 14, 2014 | 10:17pm Last year, British supermarkets had to limit... ...

http://www.cppr.in/innews/taxi-rape-blame-governments-not-uber-the-newyork-post-december-14th/

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