NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Holding Liberty  »  News  »   Holding Liberty

  News for Holding Liberty

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

1984 riot victims to get Rs 1.23 lakh

Holding the state liable for its failure to protect the life and liberty of citizens, the Delhi high Court has directed the Centre to pay a compensation of Rs 1.23 lakh each to all those who......

'Not recognising Nehru's contribution reflects intolerance': Azad counters Jaitley's jibe

Under fire over ‘intolerance’ issue, the government on Friday cited Hitler’s actions in Germany in 1930s to target Congress in Rajya Sabha for imposing Emergency by......

The nutty Right and the illiberal Left

'The new generation voter is hyper-nationalistic, but it isn't essentially illiberal.' 'They will find the rants of Adityanath as laughable as Irfan Habib's. They will also find the BJP's......

Punjabi author returns Padma Shri over 'growing intolerance'

Eminent Punjabi writer and Padma Shri winner Dalip Kaur Tiwana on Tuesday decided to return her award protesting "recurrent atrocities" on Muslims in the country as another Kannada writer and......

'Why I supported the beef fest'

'The beef fest is about an individual's freedom to wear what he wants and eat what he wants. The students were protesting against the State interfering with their personal liberties.' 'Everybody......

Computer glitch halts United Airlines flights for two hours

United said it would rebook flights for affected passengers without charge All United Airlines flights were grounded for almost two hours early Wednesday due to a computer hardware problem,......

Most influential people in the world of business

ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella have found a place in Time magazine’s ‘The 100 Most Influential People’ in the world. Image: Chanda Kochchar among......

Should you buy mid-cap and small-cap stocks?

One needs to be cautious despite the uptick seen on Monday, as the real test of the rally in this segment will be the upcoming result season, analysts say Stocks from the mid-cap and small-cap......

India's most ambitious airport city project in a limbo

  Dispute between the promoters of the Rs 12,000-crore airport city project has been simmering for four years.  Seven years on, however, the project is awaiting clearances from the......

Fed ends bond buying, exhibits confidence in US recovery

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday ended its monthly bond purchase programme and signaled confidence the US economic recovery would remain on track despite signs of a slowdown in many parts of the......

Review: Bhaag Johnny is no fun at all

Bhaag Johnny is a mangled mess of a film, says Nishi Tiwari. A unique concept does not necessarily make a good film. Kunal Kemmu and Zoa Morani starrer Bhaag Johnny falls tragically short of being......

Review: Purampokku... is a compelling political thriller

Director S P Jananathan’s Purampokku Engira Podhuvudamai is an honest and compelling political thriller that debates the arbitrary nature of capital punishment against the backdrop......

Review: Cinderella is all things magical!

What Sukanya Verma loves about Kenneth Branagh’s extravagant vision is he gives us a Cinderella that’s got a little more spirit and penchant for horse-riding if not the......

Review: Rahasya is a clever whodunit

Atmospheric chills and a good story your thing? Watch Rahasya, suggests Nishi Tiwari. When Dr Rajesh and his wife Nupur emerged as prime suspects in the 2008 twin murders of their teen......

PIX: Akshay, Anupam Kher watch Baby again!

After holding a special screening for LK Advani and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in Delhi, Akshay Kumar organised another screening of his latest film Baby at Liberty theatre,......

June 25, 1983: When 'Kapil's Devils' changed the image of Indian cricket

Haresh Pandya recounts one of the biggest upsets in One-day cricket Captain Kapil Dev holds aloft the trophy after India won the World Cup. Photograph: Dave Cannon/Allsport On June 25, 1983, India......

Can't do much when Gayle or AB is in form, laments Dhoni

AB de Villiers waits to bat during a South Africa nets session. Photograph: Grant Pitcher/Gallo Images/Getty Images There is not much bowlers or a captain can do when batsmen of the calibre of A B......

EPL in Pix: Late goals give Man City victory at Villa; Liverpool edge past West Brom

Sergio Aguero (right) celebrates after scoring Manchester City's second goal against Aston Villa. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters Goals by Yaya Toure and Sergio Aguero earned champions......

Carroll controversially sent off as West Ham thump Swansea

Andy Carroll was controversially sent off after appearing to strike Chico Flores during West Ham's 2-0 win against a lacklustre Swansea City in the Premier League on Saturday. Carroll and Chico......

NRAI files appeal in Delhi High Court

The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) filed an appeal in the Delhi High Court exactly nine days after the court declared the shooting body's April 6 elections as null and void. The......
  Web results for Holding Liberty
Chennaiyin FC beat Mumbai City FC to keep semis hopes alive

ISL 2015, Match 51: Chennaiyin FC thrash Mumbai City FC 3-0 to keep their semis hopes alive. 82 mins: Ten minutes for Mumbai City FC to save... ...
Full text of TMC leader Sugata Bose's speech in Parliament

Participating in the debate on growing intolerance in the country, Trinamool Congress MP Sugata Bose on Tuesday those who holds the reins of power... ...
Comment by Pradeep Aggarwal, Chairman, Signature Global

Reacting to today's Monetary Policy Review, Mr. Pradeep Aggarwal, Chairman, Signature Global said: "Following the surprise 50bps rate cut in... ...
I am not guilty, ​Peter Mukerjea says

Mumbai: Even as a CBI court extended police custody of Peter Mukerjea in the Sheena Bora murder case on Monday , the defiant 60-year-old was... ...
Indian Railways signs Rs 40,000 cr pacts with Alstom, GE

Indian Railways has signed a formal contract agreement with USA based GE (Marhowra) and France based Alstom (Madhepura) on Monday. The projects... ...

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

holding liberty
06 The reservoir holds many different...

This may be the first book about...

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