rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Power Plays

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Power Plays

  News for Power Plays

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

Why 2014 looks eerily like 1914

'The parallels between 1914 and 2014 are striking. The crumbling of American and Russian hegemony, the rise of powerful terrorist groups, ferment in the Middle East and the rise of China... These......

ULFA threatens to use arms against illegal migrants from Bangladesh

The Paresh Barua-led United Liberation Front of Assam has warned of bloodshed and violence if the state and central governments give shelter to any illegal immigrant in the state. The hardlining......

Tension between Punjab, Haryana govts continue to simmer

Confrontation between the Sikh bodies of Punjab and Haryana has become more political than religious, says Rediff.com contributor Upasna Pandey An uneasy calm prevails in Punjab and Haryana.......

Is Lashkar training ISIS militants?

The Lashkar poses a huge threat to India and its nexus with the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq is worrying, warn intelligence sources. Vicky Nanjappa reports   Around 2,000 terrorists of......

Congress fails to shine even as opposition party in LS

The past three weeks have demonstrated that the Congress is still to recover from the drubbing it received in Lok Sabha elections, says Rediff.com contributor Anita Katyal The already beleaguered......

BRICS: A strong model for governance

The BRICS model will need to demonstrate the efficacy of a second alternative governance structure to reform the Bretton Woods legacy, says Zorawar Daulet Singh. It has become customary for some......

Kerry presses India on WTO deal ahead of arrival

Says India stands to gain by setting up a level playing field instead of creating trade barriers US Secretary of State John Kerry, on his way to India for an official visit, has pressed New Delhi......

US FDA India head quits; regulator goes for rejig

Altaf Ahmed Lal, country head of the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) in India, has quit and so have a few other key officials at the American drug regulator's India office.  These......

Vibrant Gujarat man is India Inc's PMO pointsman

Industry captains now directly get in touch with the Prime Minister’s Office for issues that need quick resolution. For them, the go-to person in PMO is a bureaucrat from Gujarat Prime......

Key policies that will ensure growth for the economy

The government is trying to be business-friendly, but in a way that can be harmful, says Subir Roy. Over the last few years I have discovered that the best way to know whether the economy is headed......

Birthday Special: The Top 10 Films of Dhanush

We celebrate Dhanush's birthday on July 28 by looking back at his best movies. Dhanush demonstrated his extraordinary acting skills from his very first film, Thulluvadho Ilamai in 2002,......

Rani shoots special national anthem video with women cops

Actress Rani Mukherjee, who will be seen essaying the role of a cop in her upcoming film Mardaani, has shot a special national anthem video with police women. Rani will be featuring......

Review: Dawn of the Planets of the Apes is breathtaking

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes rises above all its predecessors, says Paloma Sharma.First, the simian flu spread. Then the riots happened. If the diseases didn't kill you, the violence will. If not......

Review: Ramanujan is a must watch

Director Gnana Rajasekaran’s Ramanujan is a well researched, well-written and brilliantly directed film dedicated to India’s mathematical prodigy, Ramanujan, whose genius hung like......

'There are no more hidden tales in Devon Ke Dev'

After Bade Achche Lagte Hain, it appears that another popular television show is coming to an end. Devon Ke Dev Mahadev apparently is drawing to a conclusion, and......

Southampton Test: Bell recaptures form as England punish India

Ian Bell returned to form in spectacular fashion with a superb 167 and debutant Jos Buttler also shone to help England strengthen their dominant position over India on the second day of the third......

Rosberg on pole for his home German GP

Formula One leader Nico Rosberg put Mercedes on pole position for his home German Grand Prix on Saturday after a brake failure dumped title rival and team mate Lewis Hamilton out of qualifying.......

Sangakkara leads Sri Lanka's spirited chase

Kumar Sangakkara remained unbeaten after a sparkling half-century as Sri Lanka responded well to the challenge of scoring 370 runs in four sessions in order to win the first Test against South......

Sports Shorts: Indian cagers go down fighting to Asian champions Iran

India went down fighting after taking a surprise first-half lead over reigning continental and defending champions Iran in a Group A game of the 5th FIBA Asia Cup Basketball Championship in Wuhan,......

World Cup chit-chat: Sabella to leave Argentina coach job after final

Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella is to step down after Sunday's World Cup final against Germany regardless of the result, his agent told Argentine radio on Friday. Sabella, who took over in 2011,......
  Videos for Power Plays
power plays video
power plays video
power plays video
power plays video
power plays video
power plays video
power plays video
power plays video
power plays video

  People speak for power plays

  • QNA
Raj
Q. On which Major Factors Indian Elections are Dependent.?..What kind of VOTERS are the GAME CHANGER for Indian Politics ?
Raj:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/on-which-major-factors-indian-elections-are-dependent...what/27355673/answers/

Sharmila Bose
Q. Modi is playing every game to keep himself clean. and has forwarded Amit Shah to execute the agenda. The Lobby is so powerful the EC also become the tool of this strategy by revoking ban from Amit Shah and sustaining ban on Azam Khan.Azam and SP is also playing a tactics measure. The withdrawal of Azam from the election campaign will make him unaccountable to the Muslim population. SP got relief from CBI under this condition.My question is to People, how you can TRUST your Political Leaders that they will not sell your security and survival for their own benefits?
Sharmila Bose:  A. there are many factors, like, community, caste, money, muscle power, etc. will affect the elections Mostly the undecided voters will be playing the role of game changers more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/modi-is-playing-every-game-to-keep-himself-clean.-and-has-fo/27342462/answers/27355678

jaya
Q. Who do you admire and like most ?Arnab Goswami in frankly speaking with Arnab .Rajat Sharma in Janta ki Adalat .
Jaya:  A. No one of them is to be trusted. They are like chameleons more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-do-you-admire-and-like-most-arnab-goswami-in-frankly-spe/27338230/answers/27342464

  Web results for Power Plays
A solid start for Woods, the lead for Leishman

Tiger Woods began his title defense in the Bridgestone Invitational with a perfect tee shot down the middle of the fairway and a shot that covered... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/a-solid-start-for-woods-the-lead-for-leishman-news-others-oibn4rcjidjda.html
Marte, Hill lift Diamondbacks past Pirates, 7-4

Andy Marte hit a two-run home run and Aaron Hill added a solo shot in the sixth inning to power the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 7-4 win over the... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/marte-hill-lift-diamondbacks-past-pirates-7-4-news-others-oibkJtdbhbdfe.html
Baseball Capsules

Moises Sierra had four hits, and Jose Abreu and Adam Eaton added three apiece to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 7-4 victory over the Detroit... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/baseball-capsules-news-others-oibjpjhcdghfi.html
Moore, Lynx end Mercury's 16-game win streak

With the WNBA playoffs about three weeks away, the Minnesota Lynx and Phoenix Mercury gave a peek at what the postseason could bring. Maya Moore... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/moore-lynx-end-mercurys-16-game-win-streak-news-others-oibiaoedbaecf.html
Natwar’s grudge report is just that

His account would be politically used by those opposed to the Congress and to Mrs Gandhi. Whether it necessarily carries credibility because it... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/editorial/natwar-s-grudge-report-just-483

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


power plays
Tom Clancy's Power Plays


0 Followers

power plays
Power (play)


0 Followers

power plays
The power of Playing Sports in School

The necessity of Playing Sports in...
1 Followers

power plays
Power Play (quartet)

Musical Artist
0 Followers

power plays
Power Play (album)

Album
0 Followers

Top Coverage News


Why I love India - Independence Day Special 2013

The Rediff Independence Day Special 2013.

The Programmer Who Came In From The Cold

Whether history will remember Edward Snowden as a traitor to his country or as a champion for...
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