rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Mauritania

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Mauritania

  News for Mauritania

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

India, Bahrain to strengthen ties in trade, counter-terror

India and Bahrain on Saturday vowed to strengthen their ties in key areas like trade and counter-terrorism besides signing an agreement on the transfer of sentenced persons as External Affairs......

Where does India stand in global tourism?

India has been ranked 52nd in the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index 2015 compiled by the World Economic Forum. It has gained 13 places over its last year's standing of 62nd out of the 141......

BELIEVE IT OR NOT: No one died in these air crashes

When one thinks of airplane disasters, one relates them to tragedy, loss and devastation. However, German photographer Dietmar Eckell finds ‘miracles in aviation history’ at the......

India tops slavery index with 14.3 million victims

Nearly 14.3 million people, including children, are ‘trapped’ in modern-day slavery in India, which tops a global index of people under bondage across the world with an estimated 35.8......

SHOCKING: '1.4 crore Indians live like slaves'

While Asia and Africa are home to the vast majority of modern slaves, no continent is free from modern slavery, says the Global Slavery Index. About 14 million Indians are living in conditions......

India re-elected to UN Economic and Social Council

India has overwhelmingly won its re-election to the UN body on economic and social issues, garnering the highest number of votes in the Asia-Pacific group. The 193-member UN General Assembly......

Jindal to expand steel output, buy mines in Africa

Mid-sized producer Jindal Steel and Power hopes to quadruple steel output by 2016 to cash in on an infrastructure boom in the world's second most populous country and is also in talks to buy mining......

Cairn net profit dips to $72.6 mn

UK's Cairn Energy plc reported on Tuesday a massive drop in its 2012 net profit as oil output fell, and said that it has bought stake in three oil block off Senegal in West Africa.Net profit in......

India at risk from European economic crisis: Maplecroft

India and other key emerging markets have been categorised as having high exposure to Europe's economic woes by a risk analysis firm, Maplecroft.Of the 169 countries outside of the euro zone, India......

Pandith defends Obama's entrepreneurial summit

Srinagar-born Farah Pandith, US Representative to Muslim Communities from around the world, in defending President Barack Obama's decision to invite delegates from largely Muslim-majority countries......

Oscars 2015: Eddie Redmayne, Jullianne Moore win

The 87th Annual Academy Awards have been announced. A quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: BEST PICTURE American Sniper  Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) Boyhood The......

Birdman, Boyhood, American Sniper sweep Oscar 2015 nominations

The 87th Annual Academy awards nominations were announced by directors JJ Abrams and Alfonso Cuarón as well as Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, at the......

Dakar rally cancelled for security reasons

The Dakar Rally was cancelled for the first time in its 30-year history on Friday due to security concerns in Mauritania where four French tourists were killed last month, organisers......

PHOTOS, World Cup qualifiers: Brazil crush Peru; Romania hold Italy

IMAGE: Brazil's Douglas Costa (left) celebrates a goal against Peru during their 2018 World Cup qualifying match in Salvador on Tuesday. Photograph: Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters An inspired......

Terrorists likely to attack SA during WC: reports

South Africa may fall victim to a terrorist attack during the World Cup it is hosting in less than two weeks, according to a report in the Sunday Times, quoting an investigative group and other......

Spectator killed in Argentine-Chile Dakar rally

A spectator was struck and killed on Saturday while watching the first leg of the Dakar Rally being run across Argentina and Chile this month. Officials said Natalia Sonia Gallardo, 28, was hit by......

Mitsubishi quits Dakar Rally to cut costs

Mitsubishi will pull out of cross country rallying, including the Dakar Rally which the Japanese team has dominated in recent years, as part of cost-cutting measures caused by the global economic......
  Videos for Mauritania
mauritania video
mauritania video
  Web results for Mauritania
Mauritania boost ahead of Cameroon clash

(AFP) - Mauritania warmed up for a vital 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against four-time champions Cameroon next weekend by beating Gabon... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/football/top-stories/Football-Mauritania-boost-ahead-of-Cameroon-clash/articleshow/52485480.cms
UN envoy hails satisfactory conduct of Burkina Faso municipal elections

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. OUAGADOUGOU, May 28 -- The Special Representative of the... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/UN-envoy-hails-satisfactory-conduct-of-Burkina-Faso-municipal-elections/13400934
India abstains from vote on US group press freedom plea

India has abstained from voting, while China and Pakistan voted against a bid by a US advocacy group for press freedom, seeking accreditation as an... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/india-abstains-vote-us-group-press-freedom-plea-510
U.N. panel rejects press freedom watchdog accreditation request

By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The Committee to Protect Journalists, a press freedom watchdog group, was denied consultative... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/u-n-panel-rejects-press-freedom-watchdog-accreditation-175006393.html
Activists hope Mauritania court rulings signal 'beginning of the end' for slavery

By Kieran Guilbert DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A week in which two slave-owners were jailed and two leading anti-slavery activists were... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/activists-hope-mauritania-court-rulings-signal-beginning-end-134710968.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


mauritania
Mauritania at the Olympics

Olympics Mauritania
0 Followers

mauritania
Mauritania at the 2000 Summer Olympics

Olympics Mauritania
0 Followers

mauritania
Mauritania at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Olympics Mauritania
0 Followers

mauritania
Mauritania at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Olympics Mauritania
0 Followers

mauritania
Mauritania at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Olympics Mauritania
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