rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

The World

Rediff.com  »  News  »   The World

  News for The World

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

'Mr Obama you will be dearly missed!'

Six years ago, a Mumbai college student stumped the most powerful man in the world with her question.After Barack Obama stepped down as America's president on Friday, Afsheen Irani looks back at......

'World's longest' human chain against booze

11,292 km. 20 million (Nitish Kumar says 30 million) Biharis. 45 minutes. IMAGE: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar along with Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Yadav and others at the human chain in......

No need for the world to fear Trump

Other countries need not be worried by Trump putting America first, says B S Raghavan.'That is what the imperative duty is of everyone heading his country's government: To put his own country......

2016 breaks record for hottest year ever

The year 2016 was officially the Earth's warmest since record-keeping began in the 1880s, the World Meteorological Organization announced on Wednesday. According to the US National Oceanic and......

At Davos, China's Xi warns against trade wars

Globalisation is a "double-edged" sword" but cannot be blamed for the world's problems, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday while pushing for greater role for emerging economies in......

Will Trump's 'America First' kick the world into a recession?

'Trump's anti-trade, anti-immigrant rhetoric reminds me of Chinese history,' says A V Rajawade.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Since the 2008 crisis, global trade growth, in absolute terms......

If you could be in Davos...

What's hot? What's not? What's next? C P Gurnani shares his highlights of the World Economic Forum Annual Summit in Davos. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com Much is happening at the World......

Bengaluru pips Silicon Valley, becomes the most dynamic city in the world

Top 10 cities in the JLL index are Bengaluru, Ho Chi Minh City, Silicon Valley, Shanghai, Hyderabad, London, Austin, Hanoi, Boston and Nairobi. Voted the most outstanding structure in Karnataka, UB......

India is ready for fourth industrial revolution and technology innovations: Ambani

Infosys chief Vishal Sikka also said that demonetisation has shown to the world that Indians are ready to adopt new technology disruptions. Amid rising concerns about globalisation benefitting the......

Artificial Intelligence may take your job, if you don't learn: IT leaders

According to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, data today shows that the world GDP growth is not "something great" and that calls for the need for new innovations like AI being taken very seriously. As......

'A dynamic talent... now lost... just like that...'

'My main concern was to hold my friend's son in an embrace and transfer strength to him in his young world.'Amitabh Bachchan speaks to Subhash K Jha about the death of a dear colleague and the year......

What does 2017's cinema hold for you?

Ranjita Ganesan lists the movies we should look forward to. There's a lot happening in Bollywood, Hollywood and world cinema this year. We break it up for you. Bollywood: Masala mix IMAGE: Shah......

Nandita Das splits with husband

It's been a sad year for celebrity marriages in the entertainment world. As the year came to a close came the confirmation of yet another seemingly happy marriage coming to an end. After seven......

Iconic Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher dies aged 60

‘Star Wars’ fans and the entertainment world lost Hollywood royalty when actress Carrie Fisher died on Tuesday. She was 60. IMAGE: Carrie Fisher was best known for playing......

Tennis great Agassi on how Djokovic and Murray can get better

'What I can speak to is Novak’s game and his abilities and there’s no reason in the world why he can’t turn it around.' 'He’s very impressive. I’ve always talked about......

Malaysia Masters: Saina advances to semis, Jayaram loses

Former World No 1 Saina Nehwal stayed on course for the women's singles title at the season-opening Malaysia Masters after she advanced to the semi-finals of the $US 120,000 Grand Prix Gold......

Heyhoe Flint, 1st women's cricket superstar dies

Rachael Heyhoe Flint, who captained England to World Cup glory in 1973, has died at 77. Heyhoe Flint's death was announced by the Marylebone Cricket Club on Thursday, AP reported. Heyhoe Flint......

Birthday girl Kerber gifts unnecessary points before winning

IMAGE: World No 1 Germany's Angelique Kerber poses with a birthday cake which was presented to her by Australian Open Tournament Director Craig Tiley during day three of the 2017 Australian Open......

Why Ashwin is better than Muralitharan

'Virat Kohli must be really happy to have him (Ashwin). Muralitharan was absolutely world class (but) he didn't bat as well as Ashwin could do.' IMAGE:Ravichandran Ashwin celebrates a wicket.......
  Videos for The World
the world video
the world video
the world video
the world video
the world video
the world video
the world video
the world video
the world video
  Web results for The World
Trump's Anti-Trade Policies Would Make World's Poor Poorer

(Bloomberg View) -- Without question, the most exciting economic story of the past half century has been the dramatic, and probably unprecedented,... ...

http://www.bloombergquint.com/opinion/2017/01/23/trump-s-anti-trade-policies-would-make-world-s-poor-poorer
Morning News Call - India, January 24

To access the newsletter, click on the link: http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_01242017.pdf If you would like... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/morning-news-call---india-january-24-news-forex-rbyjFFdgaggec.html
firm

Samsung Electronics reported a 50 per cent jump in fourth-quarter profits today despite the humiliating Galaxy Note 7 recall that hammered the... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/samsung-q4-profit-leaps-50-firm-117012400178_1.html
Pompeo confirmed as spy chief, Tillerson nomination advances

The US Senate has confirmed former Congressman Mike Pompeo as CIA director while Rex Tillerson's nomination to be the Secretary of State moved a... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/pompeo-confirmed-as-spy-chief-tillerson-nomination-advances-117012400188_1.html
Can railways meet its 2016-17 targets? What the figures say

In his last Budget, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu set an ambitious target for capital expenditure.    As chart 1 above shows, capex was budgeted... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/can-railways-meet-its-2016-17-targets-what-the-figures-say/20170124.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


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