rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

North Pacific Ocean

Rediff.com  »  News  »   North Pacific Ocean

  News for North Pacific Ocean

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

Indian survives 13-hour ordeal in Pacific Ocean

An Indian sailor, who fell off his ship off the Florida coast, survived a 13-hour ordeal in the frigid waters before being rescued by an alert angler.Gurjit Singh, working on the 480-foot Tatiana......

Why India is getting hotter by the year

  Scientists at the India Meteorological Department warn that not only has India turned hotter in the last two decades, but that heat waves are projected to become more intense, have longer......

Below normal monsoon likely this year too

India is likely to witness a ‘below normal’ monsoon this season, for a second consecutive year, the Indian Meteorological Department on Wednesday predicted as it partly blamed the El......

'We assist to bankrupt ideology of violent extremism everywhere'

In his penultimate State of the Union address, United States President Barack Obama said that the economy is improving and he vowed to dismantle terror networks. He promised equal opportunity for......

When the next US defence secretary spoke to Rediff.com

Image: Then US Deputy Secretary of Defence Ashton B Carter, now tipped to be America's new defence secretary, greeted by then national security adviser Shivshankar Menon on his visit to New Delhi.......

How much is Mother Earth worth?

Pricing can help prioritise the best use of conservation efforts and funding Researchers have assigned financial values to some of Earth’s most important natural resources. In 2012,......

Poor monsoon: Minister tells Rediff: 'No need to panic'

'We are not saying we are going to face a drought... We are a doing and performing government. A contingency plan is being prepared,' Science Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan tells Rediff.com Dr Harsh......

Skymet lowers monsoon forecast; odds of a drought at 60%

India now faced a higher likelihood of a drought in some parts, as monsoon rain would be less than predicted in April, private weather forecaster Skymet said on Friday. It said the probability of a......

El Nino possibility: Experts say no pressing panic button yet

With IMD forecasting below normal monsoon this year because of a possible El Nino factor, agriculture experts on Thursday advised the government not to press the panic button yet. "We need to be on......

North India more vulnerable to El Nino, says Skymet chief

India’s northern states are more vulnerable than the rest to a deficiency of rain in the next monsoon season due to the El Nino threat. “South India has got the ocean on both sides, so......

An event worthy of a pioneer

The venue for the New York press conference for Amelia was surprising: A small airport in New Jersey, an hour's drive from New York City.   But the unusual venue was a natural choice. As......

Much Oscar buzz for Mira Nair's Amelia

Oscar buzz for the Mira Nair'sbiopic Amelia is brewing fast, with distributor Fox Searchlight focusing heavily on the film. At least one publication says the film -- about the mysterious......

need a charismatic Indian actor to play Pi Patel

After Jamal's triumph at the world box-office, isn't it time to finally greenlight the movie about the coming-of-age saga of Pi Patel? Entertainment Weeklywrote this week that the spiritual and......

Nair puts down Shantaram, picks up Fundamentalist

With the future ofher Johnny Depp starrer-Shantaram hanging in the air, director Mira Nairwill start shooting another acclaimed novel The Reluctant Fundamentalist by the end of the year.She......

AIFF's 'ingenious' idea to boost Indian football...

India FA eye origin players for short-term solution   India's national football coach Stephen Constantine. Photograph: AIFF Media In the wake of a humbling World Cup qualifying defeat by Guam,......

Number of goals never matters, says Chhetri, after notching 50!

India skipper Sunil Chhetri. Photograph: AIFF Media India suffered an embarrassing 2-1 defeat to Guam in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier at the GFA National Training Centre, in Hagatna, on......

FIFA WC qualifiers: Tiny Guam slay 'sleeping giants' India

Indian football team pose before the FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Guam. Photograph: Facebook India suffered yet another defeat in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers as they lost 2-1 against......
  Web results for North Pacific Ocean
Chile in Messi's plate

The Copa America ended with Chile celebrating a longawaited triumph and Argentina left wondering how much longer its title drought will last. It... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/sport/football/Chile-in-Messis-plate/articleshow/47953617.cms
Monsoon likely to gain pace across country after July 25

PUNE: After satisfactory downpour in most parts of the country in June, the monsoon has taken an extended break and may not return in full vigour... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Monsoon-likely-to-gain-pace-across-country-after-July-25/articleshow/47942528.cms
A recipe for improving armed forces hiring

With over 1.3 million active personnel and an additional 1.1 million reserve personnel, India has the third-largest armed forces in the world -... ...

http://wap.business-standard.com/article/opinion/t-thomas-a-recipe-for-improving-armed-forces-hiring-115070400798_1.html
Platts Japan Korea Marker for Aug LNG delivery rises to $7.45/MMBtu as availability wanes

The Platts JKM for August delivery gained 20 cents over the Asian trading week to reach $7.45/MMBtu Friday, as sentiment began to firm on dwindling... ...

http://shippingtribune.com/platts-japan-korea-marker-for-aug-lng-delivery-rises-to-7-45mmbtu-as-availability-wanes/
Bhopal-based Gypsy Shack connects local outfits and travelers in a unique travel model

Did you know that about 45 percent people worldwide travel for an activity, while in India, this proportion is less than one percent? But a... ...

http://yourstory.com/2015/07/gypsy-shack/

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

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