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Anna may withdraw statement on Modi: Agnivesh
Social activist Swami Agnivesh has said that Anna Hazare may withdraw his statement praising Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, once information collected from the state is submitted to him.......
No 'superbug' found in Delhi water, says India
India on Thursday came out strongly against a report on the presence of a drug resistant bacteria in the public water system of the capital, saying the motives behind it were not 'scientific' and......
We had all clearances, says scam-hit Adarsh
Contesting Environment Ministry's show-cause notice, Mumbai's scam-hit Adarsh Housing Society on Monday demanded an immediate end to proceedings against it, insisting that it had got all the......
Chandrayaan captures eclipse moments
India's first unmanned moon mission, Chandrayaan-1 captured the shadow of the moon on the earth's surface during the July 22 solar eclipse. This feat has been achieved just a week after a shadow......
The 'Kraft' of wooing India
Charlie had his chocolate factory, so did the Cadbury family. But neither had America's favourite cookie, Oreo. Around the world, it's always been a power brand of Kraft Foods, the largest......
Davos to install permanent statue of Mahatma Gandhi
Spurred by the popularity of Mahatma Gandhi at the recent World Economic Forum, which displayed statues of the Indian leader at various venues, the Davos city council has approved setting up a......
Good news! Housing prices to fall in Mumbai
Residential property prices in Mumbai are likely to fall by 10 per cent this year, but rise marginally in the NCR, a Crisil study said. The extent of price decline would vary widely in Mumbai,......
2G scam: No loss to the country, says Sibal
The government on Friday rejected the estimates of the Comptroller and Auditor General on the losses of Rs 1.76 lakh crore (Rs 1.76 trillion) on account of allocation of 2G spectrum to......
Orissa: 10,991 villages lost over 50% crop
As many as 10991 villages under 117 blocks in 17 districts of Orissa have been severely hit by drought with a crop loss of over 50 per cent in this year's kharif season. Mayurbhanj district has......
Bollywood's most glam star at Cannes? VOTE!
These desi hotties could stop traffic!The year's most giddily glamorous event is upon us. When the biggest, brightest and boldest talents across the globe congregate at the French Riviera to......
Did Mehr Jesia ask RGV to leave their home?
Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. According to a report published in English daily, director Ram Gopal Varma had gone to Arjun Rampal's house to......
Filmi fashion: The sexy and frumpy sides of it
In the recent years, we have seen Bollywood actresses developing their own personal style. Their taste in clothes and accessories is unique to them and sets them apart from the......
'What's the big deal in using the word 'Saali'?'
With dynastic politics assuming grander proportions in a nation of billion-plus people, sons of politicians usually follow in their father and grandfather's shoes. Yet, there are exceptions.......
Missing Shah Rukh & other reasons: Why Tees Maar Khan failed
Why did Farah Khan go astray with Tees Maar Khan? Rediff.com critic Sukanya Verma listed 5 reasons for TMZ being such a dud. Five more reasons from another Rediff.com contributor: Christmas......
Gambhir's injury ignites club vs country row
Why did Gautam Gambhir opt to play for his IPL franchise despite injury, and at the cost of missing national duty? asks Harish Kotian. Gautam Gambhir's shoulder injury has......
Images: Vettel cruises to Australian GP win
A coy Sebastian Vettel was determined not to get carried away with a blistering start to his world title defence at the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday. Despite blowing away his rivals in......
Dhoni picks Kohli over Raina
Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said that Virat Kohli has the edge over Suresh Raina to bat at number four going by the current form of the two players while also saying that he would......
Australia ask 'who you Warne-a call? -- Pom buster!'
With Australia's Ashes campaign on the ropes after a crushing second Test loss to England, local sports writers have resorted to trying to cajole 41-year-old legspinner Shane Warne out of......
Thai boxing champion fights blindness for glory
Sujet Salee is a Thai boxing champion with an impressive fight record, but the 29-year-old also stands out among his peers for another reason: he's blind. Sujet, who was born blind, has won five......
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