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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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Can the Mahindra Thar be a city vehicle?

Can the Mahindra Thar be a city vehicle?

Rediff.com4 days ago

The Thar. A vehicle that has always been a capable off-roader with its go-anywhere attitude. One which hated being on the tarmac as a lifestyle vehicle, as the second car in your parking space. But this new generation Thar -- can it change that? Can it be one's first car? Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com finds out.

'Dark' goes the future for Tata Motors

'Dark' goes the future for Tata Motors

Rediff.com12 Jul 2021

Tata Motors recently announced the launch of 'Dark' edition models of the Harrier, the Nexon, the Nexon EV and its premium hatchback, the Altroz. The 'Dark' editions add a premium touch to its existing models. In 2019, Tata Motors launched the Harrier in its 'Dark' avatar to customers looking for a bold, sophisticated and stylish SUV.

The Rs 2.17-crore all new Mercedes S class is here!

The Rs 2.17-crore all new Mercedes S class is here!

Rediff.com17 Jun 2021

German luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz India on Thursday launched the imported version of its new generation flagship sedan S-Class with a price starting at Rs 2.17 crore while it prepares to introduce a locally-produced variety of the model in the fourth quarter this year. The new 7th generation S-Class comes in two variants -- diesel S 400d 4MATIC priced at Rs 2.17 crore and petrol S 450 4MATIC tagged at Rs 2.19 crore.

Mercedes drives in ultra-luxe SUV Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC

Mercedes drives in ultra-luxe SUV Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC

Rediff.com8 Jun 2021

The Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC is the first-ever SUV offering in the company's ultra-luxurious 'Mercedes-Maybach' range. It is the only second Maybach model to be rolled out in the Indian market, following the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class.

The comfortable SUV from Citroen is here

The comfortable SUV from Citroen is here

Rediff.com9 Apr 2021

Citroen drives in its SUV late, but it's worth the wait, says Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com.

Tips for budding models from Zander Lama

Tips for budding models from Zander Lama

Rediff.com25 Mar 2021

Zander Lama talks about surviving during COVID times with Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com.

Revealed! Aahana Kumra's secrets

Revealed! Aahana Kumra's secrets

Rediff.com24 Mar 2021

The young actress has a fun conversation with Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com.

Models turn up the HEAT!

Models turn up the HEAT!

Rediff.com20 Mar 2021

Rediff.com's Rajesh Karkera and Hitesh Harisinghani bring you AJIO's latest styles straight off the LFW runway.

See: Why Anamika Khanna won't leave the slate blank

See: Why Anamika Khanna won't leave the slate blank

Rediff.com18 Mar 2021

What's it like to present a show at a phygital fashion week? Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com finds out from designer Anamika Khanna.

Dr Seema Rao, India's first woman commando trainer

Dr Seema Rao, India's first woman commando trainer

Rediff.com8 Mar 2021

Dr Seema Rao has trained over 20,000 Indian soldiers. And has never been paid for it. Here's her super-inspirational story.

Why you must buy the new XUV300 AMT Petrol

Why you must buy the new XUV300 AMT Petrol

Rediff.com25 Feb 2021

A new user-friendly app to control the beast. Automatic transmission with petrol engine. Electronic sunroof. Plus, of course, the safety elements. Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com on what makes the new XUV300 special.

'Anytime is a good time to sing about inequality'

'Anytime is a good time to sing about inequality'

Rediff.com25 Feb 2021

Rahul Ram on the anthem he created for Oxfam's Inequality Virus project.

Rediff Test Drive: The all-new Tata Safari

Rediff Test Drive: The all-new Tata Safari

Rediff.com19 Feb 2021

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.'

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