rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

French Revolution

Rediff.com  »  News  »   French Revolution

  News for French Revolution

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

The fall and rise of political dynasties

Why, centuries after the French Revolution promised an end to feudalism, do political dynasties persist -- even in democracies, asks Ajit Balakrishnan.  Image: Congress party chief Sonia......

Accidental Chinese Wisdom

Kissinger asks Zhou Enlai, 'What do you think is the impact of the French Revolution?' Zhou, after a pregnant silence so beloved of statesmen, says, 'It is too early to tell.' This comment about......

'Pak is just like France before French Revolution'

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has joined hands with former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to end the rule of Pervez Musharraf in Pakistan, asserting that Musharraf may not continue in power......

Database State to Surveillance State

UID/Aadhaar-based surveillance does not end with the collection of fingerprints and iris scan, it goes quite beyond it and poses a lethal threat to the idea of India, says Gopal......

The moments that shaped 2016

'The year in pictures' treks across the globe, looking back on the moments that shaped 2016. From the United States presidential race, to demonetisation in India to the refugee crisis, the news......

Marie Antoinette and Paytm in Modi's India

Day 2: Syed Firdaus Ashraf attempts to deposit Rs 500, 1,000 notes in his bank account. The War on Big Notes Day 1: 'Modi will suffer for this in the next elections' Day 2 Mission: To deposit......

How Information revolution differs from Industrial Revolution

There is mounting evidence that the Information Revolution may mean the end of large-scale vertically integrated businesses whose guiding principle, “economies of scale”, was the......

Renault Kwid, an exciting car priced less than Maruti 800!

Renault Kwid is taking things one step further with the French automaker offering a product that is high on value and style. The automobile industry has often witnessed great revolutions and one of......

Japan's Nikkei to buy FT Group for $1.3 bn

The deal did not include the FT Group's 50 per cent stake in The Economist magazine Japanese media group Nikkei on Thursday agreed to buy the Financial Times from Britain's Pearson in a $1.3......

Leaving its troubles behind, Shantha Biotechnics makes a fresh start

The biotech company's revenues had fallen to as low as Rs 50 cr after it lost a WHO contract, but now it hopes to reach Rs 700 cr in two years. It's sheer luck that made you succeed in an otherwise......

Raja Sen's Top 10 WORST Hindi Films

Guess which film tops this list! As always, there were many contenders for this list. But these 10 films -- these 10 monstrosities -- are the absolute bottom of last year's barrel. Raja Sen's Top......

'Yash Chopra said, "Tumne haste, haste, sub kuch keh diya"'

'The new Indian cinema has still not found its voice and identity. It's trapped under the deadwood weight of Bollywood and popular Indian cinema.' IMAGE: Rahul Bose as Agastya Sen in English......

5 Must Watch Movies at Mumbai Film Festival 2014

Brilliant movies from China, Ethiopia, Austria and India line up for Mumbai. This year, the Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) almost never happened, after the festival’s main benefactor until last......

12 MUST WATCH Movies

'It is always wonderful to discover a gem of film at an international film festival. It is even more exciting when that film is from India.' Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com lists his favourite movies at......

Review: Les Miserables is EPIC FAIL!

Raja Sen feels Golden Globe winnerand Oscar nominee Les Miserables is epic fail.Once in a while there comes a movie that automatically deserves the tag of Epic. Tom Hooper's monumental,......

Revolution is a French sport

France native Claude Arpi, who has lived in India for 36 years, captures the fan's passion for football in an ongoing e-mail exchange with Ivan Crasto, Rediff.com's Sports Editor. Read Claude's......

What women's tennis needs

Dhruv Munjal insists that women's tennis needs a golden generation, one that can make matches competitive and viewing more riveting. IMAGE: Serena Williams celebrates winning the singles title at......

Battle royale: Cricket frenzy grips Mohali

Excited spectators, draped in tricolours and holding placards and posters, started queuing up at the gates of the PCA stadium since morning as the city geared up to host the high-voltage World Cup......

'Have realised my dream of helping India beat Australia'

Star batsman Yuvraj Singh on Thursday said he has realised his dream of piloting India to a victory against defending champions Australia in the World Cup though it was very difficult to keep his......
  Web results for French Revolution
Daughter of Dalits or modern day Marie Antoinette?

[India], Feb. 10 (ANI): One would think that Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati, whose very bedrock of campaigning has been the upliftment... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/mayawati-daughter-of-dalits-or-modern-day-marie-antoinette-news-national-rcktL5fbabada.html
How storytelling explains world politics, from Spain to the US

How is Donald Trump like the leader of Spain's Podemos movement, a long-haired, left-wing university professor named Pablo Iglesias ? It's tempting... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/international-news/how-storytelling-explains-world-politics-from-spain-to-the-us-1486386399.html
Database State to Surveillance State

UID/Aadhaar-based surveillance does not end with the collection of fingerprints and iris scan, it goes quite beyond it and poses a lethal threat to... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/database-state-to-surveillance-state/20170131.htm
Twitter trolls Ivanka Trump for posing in an expensive evening gown

President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner, a senior White House advisor, were trolled on Twitter after Ivanka... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-the-dressing-down-twitter-trolls-ivanka-trump-for-posing-in-an-expensive-evening-gown-a-day-after-daddy-s-executive-orders-2300281
A literary view of the Spanish Civil War

It seems ironically heartless, but somehow the best literary creativity is inspired by tragedy, especially those in conflict situations, and can... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a713901.html

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

Related Pages


french revolution
fun facts about the french revolution

France, the land of love has always...
1 Followers

french revolution
Dechristianisation of France during...


0 Followers

french revolution
French Revolution from the summer of...


0 Followers

french revolution
10 August (French Revolution)

Military Conflict
0 Followers

french revolution
National Assembly (French Revolution)


0 Followers

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