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Rajesh Karkera

The versatile Rajesh Karkera reviews cars, writes on travel and shoots videos and photographs too. You can e-mail the author at rajeshk@rediff.co.in

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Rediff Test Drive: The all-new Tata Safari

Rediff Test Drive: The all-new Tata Safari

Rediff.com6 days ago

Is it an old SUV in a new body? Or a new SUV in old body? Rajesh Karkera test-drives the next-gen Tata Safari aka Gravitas and comes away impressed.

'Love is like a mountain'

'Love is like a mountain'

Rediff.com13 Feb 2021

'It needs effort and commitment; romance is like air, easily felt and accessible,' model Zander Lama tells Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com.

V-Day: My crush influences who I date

V-Day: My crush influences who I date

Rediff.com12 Feb 2021

Model, dancer and entrepreneur Sheela Tiruchi shares the romantic secrets of her life with Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com.

Can Karan help you find PERFECT LOVE?

Can Karan help you find PERFECT LOVE?

Rediff.com12 Feb 2021

Karan Kundrra's tips to make your first date work for you.

V-Day special: The Bollywood star I crushed on

V-Day special: The Bollywood star I crushed on

Rediff.com11 Feb 2021

Model-actor Khushboo Kankan never had a serious crush but she could not resist the charms of one actor.

V-Day special: 'Maria Sharapova is my forever crush'

V-Day special: 'Maria Sharapova is my forever crush'

Rediff.com10 Feb 2021

Model Amit Ranjan's confession.

'I was too shy to talk to my first crush'

'I was too shy to talk to my first crush'

Rediff.com9 Feb 2021

Popular model Shweta Dolli looks back at one of her most romantic times.

'If I don't do comedy, I will disappoint people'

'If I don't do comedy, I will disappoint people'

Rediff.com5 Feb 2021

'My dad says that if you are a comedian, you have to make people laugh, no matter where you are.' 'You are always working.'

Power drive for the city: Tata Altroz iTurbo

Power drive for the city: Tata Altroz iTurbo

Rediff.com29 Jan 2021

The new 1.2 L turbocharged petrol BS6 engine, which is borrowed from the Tata Nexon, takes the petrol version of the Altroz from a mere 86PS of power to a much needed 110PS of power, finds Rajesh Karkera.

Buying a sedan? 2021 may be just the year for it

Buying a sedan? 2021 may be just the year for it

Rediff.com13 Jan 2021

There are a whopping 10 sedans slated for a launch in India this year. Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com gives the lowdown.

Why 2021 is a very good year for the hatchback buyer

Why 2021 is a very good year for the hatchback buyer

Rediff.com8 Jan 2021

The new year will see a line of hatchbacks (including compact SUVs) hit the Indian roads. Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com offers a peek.

Meet the Jeep so beloved of the Indian Army

Meet the Jeep so beloved of the Indian Army

Rediff.com6 Jan 2021

For all those auto enthusiasts who thought Mahindra have only been manufacturing Jeeps and trucks in the '90s, Timeless Mahindra offers plenty of interesting surprises, discovers Rajesh Kareka/Rediff.com.

Meet the most fashionable pets of 2020

Meet the most fashionable pets of 2020

Rediff.com21 Dec 2020

Check out these stylish pets and their cool designer outfits.

Land Rover Defender Hybrid is here!

Land Rover Defender Hybrid is here!

Rediff.com17 Dec 2020

On December 15, 2020, JLR announced that it has opened bookings of its first Plug-In Hybrid in India, the New Defender P400e.

Tata Harrier 2020: It can't get better than this!

Tata Harrier 2020: It can't get better than this!

Rediff.com16 Dec 2020

Long have I waited for a car to replace the Tata Safari feel in driving, and this updated version of the Tata Harrier is just IT, exclaims Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com.

Tata Altroz, the hatchback with big car features

Tata Altroz, the hatchback with big car features

Rediff.com13 Nov 2020

You've had a teaser of the Tata Altroz in the recent IPL, now know more about the car and what it feels like to drive, says Rajesh Karkera.

Walking the ramp during COVID-19

Walking the ramp during COVID-19

Rediff.com10 Nov 2020

Hasleen Kaur takes Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com into the fashion safety bio-bubble that was created for Lakme Fashion Week.

Mrunal Thakur finds this actor 'WAY TOO HOT'!

Mrunal Thakur finds this actor 'WAY TOO HOT'!

Rediff.com29 Oct 2020

So, what's keeping Mrunal Thakur busy these days?

Watch! Want to tempt Sandeepa Dhar?

Watch! Want to tempt Sandeepa Dhar?

Rediff.com23 Oct 2020

Here's the one thing that will really work.

Nissan Magnite is the latest addition to compact SUV segment

Nissan Magnite is the latest addition to compact SUV segment

Rediff.com21 Oct 2020

It's got the looks, it's got the features, but the Magnite's success will depend on its pricing, says Rajesh Karkera.

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