rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Sankat City

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Sankat City

  News for Sankat City

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

When Varanasi transformed 'atheist' Kejriwal

The Aam Aadmi Party leader took a dip in the Ganga, visited the Kashi Vishwanath temple before he opened his challenge to Narendra Modi. Sharat Pradhan reports from Varanasi. A sworn atheist and......

Osama's death brings some sense of closure: Obama

Osama bin Laden's killing by American special forces shows the US' unfailing commitment to bring terrorists to justice, President Barack Obama said during an emotional visit to the Ground Zero in......

The trauma of Kashmiri Pandits - III

"We are puppets. We have to go where the government takes us. We are tourists in our (own) country," says a Pandit family that has lived in a temporary camp in Jammu for two decades since their......

'Electoral reforms no less important than Lokpal Bill'

The Election Commission and the Law Ministry have joined hands to draw up a list of electoral reforms that seek to bar corrupt and criminal leaders from contesting polls, says Sheela Bhatt It's......

PHOTOS: When Telangana fury singed Hyderabad

Pro-Telangana protestors' 'Million March' literally paralysed Hyderabad on Thursday. From desecrating statues of Andhra leaders to clashing with the security personnel, the pro-Telangana protestors......

With Left routed, trade unions face tough times

With political equations changing in bastions of Left unionism, stiff challenges await the soldiers of strikes and bandhs.After the results of the Assembly elections, two bastions of......

Hyderabad: The convention hub of India

Circa 1993, Hyderabad: A major medical conference took place in what was then just a historic capital city of a southern state. A few hundred delegates thronged the Nizam-built Jubilee Hall - the......

Budget: Everything you wanted to know about it

The Union Budget is the single-most important event in India's economic and financial world, although many economists believe that it has lost, or is losing, its significance given that in......

BSE, NSE at war again; brokers gain

Taking its price war with main rival National Stock Exchange (NSE) up a notch, the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) has announced the waiver of all transaction charges for brokers from semi-urban areas......

How Gujarat's urban push is attracting big bucks

From residential townships to solid waste management, urban development in Gujarat is set to attract big money during Vibrant Gujarat 2011 Summit this year. With already close to 700 proposals......

'Blood Money has a lot more than just skin show'

Most people may not remember her item number in Sankat City and a cameo in Tees Maar Khan but Canada-born model Mia Uyeda seems unfazed by it. In one of her more significant roles, Uyeda will be......

Quiz: Can you recognise these starlets?

Countless starry-eyed newcomers arrive in Bollywood hoping to make it big as actors in films but unfortunately only a small fraction of them gets to realize that dream. We bring here a couple of......

Amitabh apologises to Rajnikanth

Amitabh Bachchan didn't think that his twitter joke on Tamil superstar Rajnikanth would anger so many of his fans. 'Someone sent me this on mobile: "When Graham Bell discovered the telephone, he......

'The present generation don't know Disco Dancer'

US-based author Anuvab Pal feels Mithun Chakrabarty-starrer Disco Dancer is the worst film of the 1980s. Yet, he chose to write a book on this very film, with the screenplay, trivia, and interviews......

Mink gets a sexy makeover after Zor Ka Jhatka

To those watching Shah Rukh Khan-hosted Zor Ka Jhatka on Imagine TV everyday, you may have seen Mink Brar battle it out in the action-packed water sports game show with the other celebrities.......

Resurgent Australia ready for World Cup challenge: Clarke

The majority of cricket-loving fans and critics may be tipping India as the top favourite to win the World Cup, but Australia are also one of the contenders and are ready to win their fourth title......

Images: India v Bangladesh, 3rd ODI, Mirpur

Bangladesh's openers were off to a rousing start. Tamim Iqbal (60) and Imrul Kayes (70) were particularly severe on India's opening bowlers Ashish Nehra and S Sreesanth. Nehra in particular was......

Images: Barcelona vs Real Madrid

Barcelona players celebrate after beating Real Madrid 6-2 in their Spanish Primera Liga match at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, on Saturday night. It was the first time in the 80-year......

  People speak for sankat city

  • QNA
Siachen
Q. Chori Aur Seenajhori ??? Congress conveniently finds 2 week old NDA Govt. responsible for the worst ever Power generation & distribution crisis being subjected to the capital city of Delhi. It has been very scrupulously evading its abysmal failures in the planning and implementing measures towards ensuring production and distribution well with the pace of demographic change in the region. Now crying Hoax, an eye on Delhi Polls.
Siachen:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/chori-aur-seenajhori--congress-conveniently-finds-2-week-old/27513768/answers/

ankit shivam
Q. Why Mumbai is so called Mayanagari?
Ankit Shivam:  A. congress jab thi, tab light poori tarah se aa rahi thi, BJP ke delhi par kabza karte hai power sankat gahra gaya, to ye jimmeedaari BJP leaders ki...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-mumbai-is-so-called-mayanagari/21611040/answers/27513781

ankit shivam
Q. What are the sight-seeing places in and around Varanasi?
Ankit Shivam:  A. Being the oldest city of the world and an important Hindu pilgrimage center, Varanasi attracts a large number of people from all over the world....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-the-sight-seeing-places-in-and-around-varanasi/21611040/answers/17961807

QnA Quiz
Q. what are the places to visit in Varanasi?
QnA Quiz:  A. Kashi Vishwanath temple, Sankat Mochan, Manas Mandir, the Ghats at the Arti time, Sarnath and the silk market for sarees. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-the-places-to-visit-in-varanasi/17961777/answers/16903127

Debashish Dey
Q. what are the best places to visit in kashi
Debashish Dey:  A. saranath,hanuman ghart viswanthji temple railway wrokshop,sankat mochhhhhan temple more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-the-best-places-to-visit-in-kashi/16902895/answers/15445509

  Web results for Sankat City
Ganga Marathon begins today

VARANASI: Ganga activists as well as environmentalists from the constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi have left for Delhi to take part in... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/varanasi/Ganga-Marathon-begins-today/articleshow/37953739.cms
Will Ganga users have to pay for river clean-up?

NEW DELHI: The 40 crore people who benefit from the Ganga have to be made contributors in its rejuvenation and governance of the water body made... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/make-ganga-users-pay-for-clean-up-activists/articleshow/37946657.cms
Healthcare at doorstep

Children in rural areas suffering from fatal diseases would no longer have to wait for better medical facilities in the city if AIIMS-Patna's plans... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140625/jsp/bihar/story_18545568.jsp
Terror alert in Varanasi as 145kg explosives found

Three bags filled with nearly 145 kg of highly explosive ammonium nitrate were recovered from a car whose driver and other passengers fled on... ...

http://hindustantimes.com.feedsportal.com/c/33818/f/608451/s/3b7ff18e/sc/8/l/0L0Shindustantimes0N0Cindia0Enews0Cexplosives0Erecovered0Efrom0Ea0Ecar0Ein0Evaranasi0Carticle10E122950A80Baspx/story01.htm
Power officials' endless wait for rain continues, seek divine intervention

LUCKNOW: More than the farmers and fruit growers of the state, it is the power officials, who are eagerly awaiting the first shower of monsoon to... ...

http://timesofindia.feedsportal.com/c/33039/f/533985/s/3b5c3a78/sc/1/l/0Ltimesofindia0Bindiatimes0N0Ccity0Clucknow0CPower0Eofficials0Eendless0Ewait0Efor0Erain0Econtinues0Eseek0Edivine0Eintervention0Carticleshow0C363616740Bcms/story01.htm

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


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