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Budget day impact on Sensex for last 5 years

Budget day impact on Sensex for last 5 years

Rediff.com1 Feb 2020

February 01, 2020, was the benchmark's biggest drop since October 24, 2008.

When Jeff Bezos flew a kite in India

When Jeff Bezos flew a kite in India

Rediff.com15 Jan 2020

Posting a 36-second long video on Instagram showing him flying a kite in Delhi, the world's richest man said, 'Any day is a good day when you get to fly a kite' and hash-tagged it #ThankYouIndia.

India's 10 riskiest cities, Mumbai tops in terrorism threat

India's 10 riskiest cities, Mumbai tops in terrorism threat

Rediff.com4 Sep 2015

India's 10 biggest cities face a whopping $179.8 billion (Rs 11.9 lakh crore) risk from a series of threats over the next decade.

Steep airfares: Whose side are you on, Mr Prime Minister?

Steep airfares: Whose side are you on, Mr Prime Minister?

Rediff.com2 Sep 2015

Civil Aviation Ministry has a few ready answers at hand.

World's 10 best cities to live in

World's 10 best cities to live in

Rediff.com27 Aug 2015

Melbourne is the world's best city to live in.

Five reasons why markets crashed over 1,700 points on Monday

Five reasons why markets crashed over 1,700 points on Monday

Rediff.com24 Aug 2015

Stock markets crashed over 1,000 points or nearly 4 per cent on Monday, making it the biggest fall since 2008.

World's ten richest people under 35

World's ten richest people under 35

Rediff.com20 Aug 2015

Zuckerberg has a fortune of $41.6 million

Meet China's richest man who toppled Jack Ma!

Meet China's richest man who toppled Jack Ma!

Rediff.com20 Aug 2015

At the young age of 15, Wang joined the People's Liberation Army as a guard.

Rajan warns of risks from yuan devaluation

Rajan warns of risks from yuan devaluation

Rediff.com20 Aug 2015

An unexpected devaluation of yuan saw it plunge the most in 20 years.

Maggi issue: Will food regulator move the Supreme Court?

Maggi issue: Will food regulator move the Supreme Court?

Rediff.com18 Aug 2015

The court had provided a conditional relief to Nestle India.

Contaminated water? Use low cost 'drinkable book' as cleaner

Contaminated water? Use low cost 'drinkable book' as cleaner

Rediff.com18 Aug 2015

The book is the brainchild of Theresa Dankovich.

Companies forced to recall products in India

Companies forced to recall products in India

Rediff.com7 Aug 2015

It is not just Nestle India which has violated the regulatory and manufacturing standards leading to recall of its products.

5 reasons why gold prices will fall even further

5 reasons why gold prices will fall even further

Rediff.com7 Aug 2015

India Ratings has in its latest report has maintained a bearish outlook for gold prices for the current financial year.

Facebook musters users' voice to defend Internet.org in India

Facebook musters users' voice to defend Internet.org in India

Rediff.com7 Aug 2015

There has been a huge controversy over the Net neutrality issue.

Meet Yakka Skink and Ornamental Snake which halted the Adanis in Australia

Meet Yakka Skink and Ornamental Snake which halted the Adanis in Australia

Rediff.com5 Aug 2015

The Adanis' Australian dreams have been shattered.

Economic recovery? Work in progress, says Rajan

Economic recovery? Work in progress, says Rajan

Rediff.com4 Aug 2015

Inflation has remained a major concern.

Maggi ban will not lead to pink slips

Maggi ban will not lead to pink slips

Rediff.com3 Aug 2015

The Indian operation of the Swiss food group employs more than 5,000.

Revealed! Mahindra's stylish SUV called TUV300

Revealed! Mahindra's stylish SUV called TUV300

Rediff.com31 Jul 2015

A tough and stylish SUV from Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd will hit the roads in September.

India's 10 most valuable brands

India's 10 most valuable brands

Rediff.com31 Jul 2015

Tata remains India's powerful brand with its value ring over $15 billion for the first time.

What connects Flipkart and extra-terrestrial life?

What connects Flipkart and extra-terrestrial life?

Rediff.com24 Jul 2015

How much do you know Russian billionaire Yuri Milner, who has invested $ 100 million in a project to find extra-terrestrial life?

Interesting facts about the new owner of Financial Times

Interesting facts about the new owner of Financial Times

Rediff.com23 Jul 2015

Nikkei is one of the largest media houses in Japan.

Why telecom services stink in Delhi, Mumbai

Why telecom services stink in Delhi, Mumbai

Rediff.com21 Jul 2015

Govt says there is enough spectrum, telcos differ

World's 10 richest countries, India at a dismal 130!

World's 10 richest countries, India at a dismal 130!

Rediff.com20 Jul 2015

Qatar is the world's richest country in terms of per capita income.

Branding Nano as the cheapest car was a big mistake, says Tata

Branding Nano as the cheapest car was a big mistake, says Tata

Rediff.com15 Jul 2015

'The launch of the vehicle was successful beyond expectation'.

Solar Impulse suspends world tour after battery damage

Solar Impulse suspends world tour after battery damage

Rediff.com15 Jul 2015

The ambitious dream of flying the solar-powered plane, Solar Impulse around the world faced a major setback on Wednesday.

The man the Greeks hate the most

The man the Greeks hate the most

Rediff.com14 Jul 2015

Wolfgang Schauble has done right by the Euro zone, but the Greeks believe that doesn't necessarily mean he has done right by them.

Gadkari sets ambitious target for building National Highways

Gadkari sets ambitious target for building National Highways

Rediff.com10 Jul 2015

Ministry has set a target to spend Rs 5 lakh crore in road infrastructure

India's 7.5% growth spurt in 2015 and 2016 to dwarf China's

India's 7.5% growth spurt in 2015 and 2016 to dwarf China's

Rediff.com9 Jul 2015

Global growth, according to IMF, likely to be lower at 3.3%

Gadkari sells a dream: Govt to create 50 lakh jobs soon!

Gadkari sells a dream: Govt to create 50 lakh jobs soon!

Rediff.com9 Jul 2015

There are reasons to doubt Gadkari's words.

'Sophisticated technology can make India a powerful country'

'Sophisticated technology can make India a powerful country'

Rediff.com7 Jul 2015

India Inc pledges $75 bn on Digital India launch

Rain failure: Govt talks of crop contingency plans

Rain failure: Govt talks of crop contingency plans

Rediff.com7 Jul 2015

55% of cultivable land still doesn't come under irrigation.

Cost of destroying Maggi packets? Rs 20 crore only!

Cost of destroying Maggi packets? Rs 20 crore only!

Rediff.com7 Jul 2015

Nestle India has tied up with five cement manufacturing units.

Black money case: Noose around Pradip Burman is tightening

Black money case: Noose around Pradip Burman is tightening

Rediff.com6 Jul 2015

Burman held an undisclosed, yet, active account in an HSBC branch in Zurich

World's top 10 richest self-made billionaires

World's top 10 richest self-made billionaires

Rediff.com17 Jun 2015

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates tops list of the world's top 25 richest self-made billionaires.

World's powerful, costliest and cheapest passports!

World's powerful, costliest and cheapest passports!

Rediff.com12 May 2015

UAE has the cheapest passport.

India's top 10 realty hotspots

India's top 10 realty hotspots

Rediff.com11 May 2015

Bengaluru tops in 4 parameters.

Buying a household insurance cover? Read this!

Buying a household insurance cover? Read this!

Rediff.com7 May 2015

The Nepal earthquake has driven home the importance of home insurance. What are the factors you need to keep in mind before insuring your property? Indrani Roy offers a checklist.

Drinking water from human poop? Yes, Bill Gates makes it a reality!

Drinking water from human poop? Yes, Bill Gates makes it a reality!

Rediff.com9 Jan 2015

The innovative sewage plant can turn human faeces into electricity and clean drinking water.

Microsoft's cheapest Internet phone with battery that lasts 29 days!

Microsoft's cheapest Internet phone with battery that lasts 29 days!

Rediff.com8 Jan 2015

Microsoft Devices Group has unveiled the Nokia 215, its most affordable Internet-ready phone.

Top 10 bourses that made their nations proud in 2014

Top 10 bourses that made their nations proud in 2014

Rediff.com18 Dec 2014

The Bombay Stock Exchange has re-entered the trillion dollar club worldwide.

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