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After protests, its clean-up time in Cairo
A group of young Egyptians recently took to the streets of Cairo on a clean up mission after its historical Tahrir Sqaure witnessed 18 days of continuous protests demanding ouster of......
Pix: No winter vacations for Kashmir students!
For the first time since modern education was introduced in the Valley during the rein of the Dogra Maharaja Pratap Singh who ruled Jammu and Kashmir from 1885 to 1925, secondary and higher......
'Kashmiri freedom movement has been derailed'
Being the wife of separatist turned mainstream Kashmir leader Sajad Lone and the daughter of one of the JKLF founder members Amanullah Khan, Asma Khan Lone, 34, has seen......
BJP chief speaks on Muslims, Babri and vote bank
Seeking to reach out to Muslims, Bharatiya Janata Party president Nitin Gadkari on Sunday said his party is not against the community but was unfortunately caught in an image warp. At the same......
Musharraf's Emergency call unconstitutional: SC
In a verdict having far-reaching implications, Pakistan's Supreme Court on Friday declared as 'unconstitutional and illegal' the emergency imposed by former President Pervez Musharraf in 2007.A......
What India MUST do to reduce corruption
Anna Hazare's Jan Lokpal Movement has caught the imagination of Indians worldwide. An attempt to make the government pass an effective Lokpal Bill, something that was not done for forty two......
How India can ban plastic bags
There are limits to what even the Supreme Court of India can do to discipline Indians into more socially acceptable behaviour. The SC's order imposing a ban on the use of plastic bags has met......
'Inflation has no impact on the rich'
It's budget time again and, as always, the best comments are expected from somebody who's loosely referred to as the common man: his expectations, his dreams, his concerns make up for......
Vinod Khosla on the future of green technologies
Vinod Khosla, the iconic billionaire has once again demonstrated why he is the undisputed 'venture capitalist with the Midas touch'. When it comes to clean technology, no one can rival Khosla's......
Who coined the term 'battery'?
Batteries Who coined the term 'battery'?From spacecraft to the remote-controlled cars, batteries are part and parcel of everyday life. Take the Rediff Business Quiz and find out how much you know......
Jiah Khan: I'm far from getting married!
The twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. Jiah Khan seemed quite amused with stories of her getting......
Celebrating Saif Ali Khan's top notch performances
Isn't it intriguing how some of Hindi film industry's better actors are simply insufferable in their first few movies? Take pre-Maachis Tabu in monstrosities like Pehla Pehla Pyaar, Prem and......
Who is your favourite Sex and the City gal?
Sassy, sexy, sophisticated and jaw-dropping stylish, the women of Sex and the City are simply inimitable. Clearly not in their 20s (or should that be 30s?) anymore, SATC revolves around......
Aishwarya Rai opens Cannes Fest in style
Actress Aishwarya Rai blows a kiss as she arrives for the screening of Robin Hood by director Ridley Scott and for the opening ceremony of the 63rd Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday. The L'Oreal......
Goris hotting up Bollywood!
Looks like Bollywood is becoming one of the hottest destinations for foreign actresses to make a name for themselves. We have seen an influx of goris flooding Bollywood like British actress......
Images: Kings XI Punjab beat Deccan Chargers
Luke Pomersbach of the Kings XI Punjab is run out by Herschelle Gibbs of Deccan Chargers during the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 match in Johannesburg on Sunday. ...
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