rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Urban Compass

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Urban Compass

  News for Urban Compass

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

The invisible men and women of Aadhaar

It was supposed to be a panacea against corruption, leakage and a magic wand for financial inclusion. But everywhere you look are people who enrolled, only to fall through the cracks again.......

Tributes continue to pour in for Jayalalithaa

President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Union ministers, Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and various other top leaders have condoled......

Why students unions at universities must not be curbed

IMAGE: JNU students protest against the police crackdown on the campus in February. Photograph: PTI The State is trying to curb the students movements, therefore, there are suspicions against some......

President Pranab Mukherjee's Independence Day Speech: Full Text

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday addressed the nation on the eve of the 68th Independence Day. Here's the full transcript of his speechFellow citizens: On the eve of 67th anniversary of......

Sec 377 ruling throws India back into the dark ages

‘A progressive judgment could have moved India forward, given hope to millions of young homosexual men and women, by telling them that there is nothing wrong with them, their feelings and......

Kamal Nath discusses bilateral trade with UAE minister

Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath has discussed mechanisms for development of the economic partnership between India and the UAE with UAE Foreign Trade Minister Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi, it was......

Social entrepreneurs set to change India

Social entrepreneurship is expected to be the next big thing to influence India as the country juggles to achieve a balance between a growing GDP growth, ensuring inclusive growth and attempting to......

Hyundai Tucson: A runaway success

So you have saved up Rs 14-odd lakh for a brand new SUV and didn't buy the Honda CR-V because it drank petrol? And you didn't consider the Nissan X-Trail because you could buy a CR-V and have......

A cut and paste Budget will do just fine

Last fortnightthis column had suggested that Mr Chidambaram only needed to add a few knobs and bells to Mr Jaswant's Singh's interim budget speech to turn it into a soul-stirring peroration,......

Finance minister's Budget Speech

The following is the speech that Finance Minister Jaswant Singh made in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday while presenting the Interim Budget for 2004-05.Mr Speaker,1. I rise to present an Interim Budget,......

Poorna Review: Goes for mountains, settles for mole-hills

There is no escaping Rahul Bose's compassion. He wears it like a name tag in Poorna, feels Sreehari Nair. In a video which has Rahul Bose talking about Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy, his hands assume......

Preity Zinta: Each vote counts!

Here's what your favourite Bollywood stars are tweeting. While some Bollywood stars have left for Florida for the IIFA awards, others have stayed back in Mumbai to cast their votes in the ongoing......

A sham called Shanghai

In a movie supposedly realistic, Dibakar Banerjee cannot handle politics except as a joke, with a party named 'India Bane Pardes' in Shanghai.We in India have been blessed by a film culture that......

Does this Superman look like Robert Pattinson?

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Superman has undergone a huge makeover -- the once squeaky clean and muscled superhero now looks more like Robert......

Anupam Kher's new role

Anupam Kher tells us about his new role. And no, it's not a filmi one.Anupam Kher, whose career spans nearly 400 films and over 100 plays, has been appointed the goodwill ambassador of the Pratham......

China's big bucks luring soccer's talent

Carlos Tevez will be paid £615,000 a week at Shanghai Shenhua, making him the world's best paid footballer -- his salary is now more than Cristiano Ronaldo's and Lionel Messi's!China is......
  Web results for Urban Compass
Kovind for people-govt partnership for India's growth with compassion

President Ram Nath Kovind today pitched for a partnership between citizens and the government to create a New India by 2022 that is a... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/628060/kovind-people-govt-partnership-indias.html
The invisible men and women of Aadhaar

It was supposed to be a panacea against corruption, leakage and a magic wand for financial inclusion. But everywhere you look are people who... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/the-invisible-men-and-women-of-aadhaar/20170801.htm
Ignite your minds! Kalam to India's youth

Two years ago, on July 27, A P J Abdul Kalam was delivering a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management-Shillong, when he collapsed and passed... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/ignite-your-minds-kalam-to-indias-youth/20170727.htm
Punjab Congress bends rules to make Beant Singh’s grandson DSP

Old habits die hard – clear to see from how Punjab Congress has gone back to its old ways, raking up one controversy after the other. The... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/politics-news/old-tricks-punjab-congress-bends-rules-to-make-beant-singh-s-grandson-dsp-63260.html
Kamal Haasan reacts to his friend Paresh Rawal’s outburst against author-activist Arundhati Roy

On Tuesday morning actor-turned-politician Paresh Rawal dropped a bomb on Twitter by announcing that author-activist Arundhati Roy should be... ...

http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/news/features/kamal-haasan-reacts-friend-paresh-rawals-outburst-author-activist-arundhati-roy/

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