rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Quit India Movement

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Quit India Movement

  News for Quit India Movement

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

'Nehru should have quit in the late 1950s'

Fifty years ago, India's first prime minister passed into the ages. To mark his 50th death anniversary, rediff.com has launched a special series to evaluate Jawaharlal......

Why NRIs from California supported the AAP

'I know of at least one techie who quit his job to join the AAP in Delhi. Many others traveled to India to volunteer during the election. If you ask these volunteers why they were doing it when......

Gandhi's charkha sold for 110,000 pounds at UK auction

Mahatma Gandhi's 'charkha' which he used in Yerwada Jail during the 'Quit India Movement' was sold at an auction in the UK for a whopping 110,000 pounds, nearly double the expected price. Gandhi's......

Gandhi's prized possessions to be auctioned in UK

Over 60 of Mahatma Gandhi's most prized possessions, including a 'charkha' he used in Yerwada Jail during the 'Quit India Movement', will go under the hammer at a leading British auction house on......

Why August 9 is a defining moment in India's history

August 9 is the 71st anniversary of the Quit India Movement, which Mahatma Gandhi called the biggest struggle of his life. On August 8, on the wings of one of the most powerful slogans of the......

Shalini Krishnan quit a high-paying job to teach tribal students

India is witnessing a radical transformation where highly qualified youngsters are giving up cushy jobs to make a difference in the lives of poor people in rural areas. Manu A......

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......

Traders to protest against FDI in multi-brand retail

Traders across the country will observe the Quit India Movement Day as 'Quit FDI Day' on August 9, to protest against FDI in multi-brand retail, Confederation of All India Traders said on......

Weak rupee: How India can stabilise its BoP situation

Near-term movements of INR will continue to be shaped by the capital flows situation, which in turn will be influenced by developments in Europe, writes Nischal Maheshwari. The Indian rupee has......

What India MUST do to reduce corruption

Anna Hazare's Jan Lokpal Movement has caught the imagination of Indians worldwide. An attempt to make the government pass an effective Lokpal Bill, something that was not done for forty two......

The Most Patriotic Bollywood Hero? VOTE!

We celebrate Republic Day with this special feature, published on Rediff.com in January 2013.  Quite a few Bollywood heroes have worn patriotism proudly on their sleeves. As we get into......

Umrika comes to India!

Umrika, which won the audience award in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015, finally releases in India. Aseem Chhabra spoke to its director Prashant......

Dhoni all praise for Hardik Pandya

‘He is quite deceptive. He can bowl quick. He has got movement and can swing the ball’ IMAGE: India’s Hardik Pandya celebrates with Virat Kohli. Photograph: BCCI. Hardik Pandya......

Shooting legend Debevec hits out at Abhinav Bindra

'Abhinav Bindra, with all due respect to his fantastic shooting career, his accomplishments, did not do the right thing. I had the opportunity to shoot together with him in competitions, he was......

Kohli and Ashwin are threats says Bangla skipper

‘Virat Kohli and R Ashwin are great players’ ‘We went out of Bangladesh to play Test cricket after almost two years. That’s not acceptable. If you don’t give us an......

Kapil backs Dhoni to continue as limited overs captain

'I think it is very difficult to compare (M S Dhoni and Virat Kohli) because both have different teams and different attitude' 'If you do not win matches abroad, you cannot become number one in the......

How Broad and Anderson learned to bowl in India from Zaheer

'I remember Zaheer Khan was very good at it, bowling slightly off pace, and then really surprise you with a quick inswinger. That's something Jimmy (Anderson) and I talked about, try to get batsmen......
  Web results for Quit India Movement
PM's nudge spurs on Versova beach champs

Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the world's largest community beach clean-up drive, spearheaded by lawyer Afroz Shah at Versova, during... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-pm-s-nudge-spurs-on-versova-beach-champs-2455191
Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today described terrorism as the "gravest challenge" facing humanity and urged Europe to play a lead role in... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/614297/europe-must-play-lead-role.html
'The need for a no-fly list is critical'

'The DGCA may require airlines to install CCTV cameras on all flights and retain the footage in case of unruly behaviour.''Else, it would be left... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/interview/the-need-for-a-no-fly-list-is-critical/20170529.htm
Why Burhan Wani’s ‘successor’s’ killing could push the Valley to the edge again

It is deja vu in Kashmir. Almost a year after the killing of the popular Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani tipped the Valley into an extended... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/india-news/why-burhan-wani-s-successor-s-killing-could-push-the-valley-to-the-edge-again-62852.html
SA looks favourite

The mini cricket World Cup, as one would term the Champions Trophy, will get underway on June 1 in England and Wales. England is always a... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/views/bclose-inb-sa-looks-favourite-683

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


quit india movement
Quit India Movement


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