rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Western Cape

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Western Cape

  News for Western Cape

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

I'm bisexual: Dewani tells S African court as his trial begins

Image: Honeymoon murder accused Shrien Dewani sits in the dock before the start of his trial in Cape Town. Photographs: Mike Hutchings/Reuters An Indian-origin British billionaire businessman,......

PHOTOS: Mangalyaan and other successful Mars missions

India made history on Wednesday as its maiden Mars mission, Mangalyaan, entered the red planet's orbit India has become the first country to go to Mars in its maiden attempt. And it has beaten......

How the Indian vote matters in South Africa

South Africa is heading for polls on May 7. Shubha Singh examines how the Indian vote can make a difference in Durban South Africa goes in for its fifth democratic election on May 7 with a result......

'Vasco da Gama needs to be tried for crimes against humanity'

'V'asco da Gama indulged in some of the most heinous crimes.' 'On October 1, 1502, he mercilessly ordered the killing of 700 innocent Malabar pilgrims. Half the pilgrims were women and......

Anni Dewani murder: Extradition hearing begins in UK

The extradition hearing of Indian-origin businessman Shrien Dewani, accused of plotting the murder of his Indo-Swedish wife during their honeymoon in South Africa, opened at court in London on......

Language barriers will now be a thing of the past

Former President APJ Abdul Kalam on Wednesday launched the Machine translation (MT) systems, also called content multiplier tools, developed with funding from TDIL (Technology Development for......

Jobs are back! IT, aviation, auto, others to hire thousands

Jobs are back with a bang in India, proving it to be the most optimistic nation in terms of hiring plans. The 'cautious optimism' that pervaded throughout the last year has evaporated and......

What ails Railways under Mamata

Now that Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee has decided to embark on her maiden foreign tour after becoming a minister in the United Progressive Alliance government, her advisors may like to do some......

Even the rich favour Tata Nano

Leena Jacob, an IT professional based in Technopark, Thiruvananthapuram, is delighted with her Tata Nano. The small car, she says, proves very useful and convenient for city driving. The other......

Audi, BMW, Skoda launch new models

German carmakers Audi, BMW and Skoda launched their dazzling new models at the Auto expo, in New Delhi, on Tuesday. Audi announced that the A7 Sportback will be going into......

Coming up, a cool looking Game

The trailer for Abhinay Deo's new film looks pretty darned slick.  Frantically flashing lights signal Istanbul, where Abhishek Bachchan is introduced to us as a druglord, talking about......

Exclusive: Ram Charan Tej on Orange

Ram Charan Tej, son of Telugu mega star Chiranjeevi had a massive hit with Magadheera, a reincarnation tale set in two time periods directed by SS Rajamouli. Just two films old in the......

Vote! Rajni's Most Outrageous Look in Endhiran/ Robot

There's many reasons to watch Endhiran/Robot but none as compelling as the bilingual's leading man, Rajnikanth, who creates hysteria wherever he goes. And rightly so. The man may be unassuming in......

Sonam watches Aisha, Salman throws a bash

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Sonam Kapoor, the lead star of the movie, Aisha, is spotted at the film's premiere in Mumbai on Thursday night. The film opens today (read......

Celebrating wedded bliss with Kailash Kher

Kailash Kher and his wife Sheetal celebrated their first marriage anniversary in Mumbai on Monday. The couple, along with their son, Kabir, played host to a number of celebrities at a big bash to......

Clarke laid low by shoulder injury

Australia captain Michael Clarke batted with a broken shoulder on the recent tour of South Africa and has been advised to rest, ruling him out of the domestic first class final later this week,......

It's about 53 wins and status as the top Test-playing nation

Factbox on Graeme Smith, who announced he will be retiring from international cricket following the conclusion of South Africa's third Test against Australia. * Born Feb. 1, 1981 in Johannesburg *......

Factbox: New Australia coach Mickey Arthur

Factbox on new Australia cricket coach Mickey Arthur, who was appointed to the role on Tuesday, becoming the first foreign coach to hold the position. Born: May 17, 1968 in Johannesburg......

'Roebuck was about to be detained before suicide'

Noted cricket columnist Peter Roebuck was about to be detained over an alleged sexual assault on a Zimbabwean Facebook friend when he committed suicide at his hotel, in Cape Town, his colleague Jim......

Sex with FB friend new angle to Roebuck's death

Noted cricket columnist Peter Roebuck's suicide continues to be shrouded in mystery, with the South African police refusing to disclose anything even as media reports said he may have taken the......

  People speak for western cape

  • QNA
Ataur Rahman
Q. WHAT IS 9 P in S A ?
Ataur Rahman:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-9-p-in-s-a-/21850438/answers/

Ataur Rahman
Q. whats the difference between dargah and masjid ?? and are women not allowed in masjids (mosques) ?
Ataur Rahman:  A. EncyclopediaA dargah is a Sufi shrineShrineA shrine is a holy or sacred place, which is dedicated to a specific deity, ancestor, hero, martyr,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/whats-the-difference-between-dargah-and-masjid--and-are-wome/21850438/answers/17159264

parul advani
Q. do you know,How large is the Caspian Sea?!
Parul Advani:  A. The Caspian Sea is the largest inland body of water in the world and accounts for 40 to 44 percent of the total lacustrine waters of the world.[8]...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-knowhow-large-is-the-caspian-sea/17159172/answers/17122391

  Web results for Western Cape
Dewani blamed wife for her own death, court told

British Indian millionaire Shrien Dewani, on trial for allegedly planning his wife's honeymoon murder in Cape Town in 2010, blamed her for causing... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/dewani-blamed-wife-for-her-own-death-court-told-114102101115_1.html
PURSUIT OF FLAME WINS THE GOLCONDA ST.LEGER

Mr. Tejbir Brar & trainer Arjun Mangalorkar leading Pursuit of Fame (S John Up), winner of The Golconda St.Leger - Gr.2 Arjun Mangalorkar... ...

http://indiarace.com/FullReview.aspx?ReviewId=3839
INS stealth frigate to visit ports in South Africa

eg, a stealth frigate of the Indian Navy, will make port calls in South Africa from today as part of a three-nation maritime exercise. The ship is... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/ins-stealth-frigate-to-visit-ports-in-south-africa-114102001189_1.html
Bermuda fares better than expected after hurricane's direct hit

Stefano Ausenda shovels debris away from his driveway after Hurricane Gonzalo passed … A woman walks around debris after Hurricane Gonzalo... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/bermuda-fares-better-expected-hurricanes-direct-hit-005800906--sector.html
Anni Dewani murderer dies in South African prison

ani in 2010 has died in a prison here. Xolile Mngeni, 27, who was convicted of shooting Dewani while she was on her honeymoon, had been serving a... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/anni-dewani-murderer-dies-in-south-african-prison-114101900001_1.html

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


western cape
Elgin, Western Cape

Settlement
0 Followers

western cape
Wilderness, Western Cape

Settlement
0 Followers

western cape
Macassar, Western Cape

Settlement
0 Followers

western cape
Worcester, Western Cape

Settlement
0 Followers

western cape
Arniston, Western Cape

Settlement
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