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MAPPED: The global spread of coronavirus

MAPPED: The global spread of coronavirus

Rediff.com18 Feb 2020

In just a couple of months the new coronavirus that emerged from the Chinese city of Wuhan has spread around the world, sparking a race to find treatments and vaccines against it. As it continues to spread around the world, bringing panic with it, scientists are striving to develop ways of fighting this previously unknown threat. As of Monday, the outbreak has killed over 1,800 people worldwide and infected more than 77,000 people.

The 2020 Delhi elections sentiment meter is here

The 2020 Delhi elections sentiment meter is here

Rediff.com3 Feb 2020

Rediff Labs analysed the 2015 assembly election results to develop a Sentiment Meter for the 2020 battle in Delhi.

MAPPED: Monsoon rainfall across the country

MAPPED: Monsoon rainfall across the country

Rediff.com26 Jul 2019

The above map shows the amount of rainfall received by each district from June 1 to July 24, 2019.

Poll raids: Rs 3,449 crore, liquor, drugs seized

Poll raids: Rs 3,449 crore, liquor, drugs seized

Rediff.com22 May 2019

The amounts are thrice of what agencies seized during the 2014 Lok Sabha poll process.

Phase 7: All you need to know about your candidates

Phase 7: All you need to know about your candidates

Rediff.com18 May 2019

Rediff Labs brings you the election affidavits of all candidates in the fray in the seventh and last phase of polling for the Lok Sabha elections.

Phase 6: Know your candidates

Phase 6: Know your candidates

Rediff.com11 May 2019

Rediff Labs brings you the election affidavits of all candidates in the fray in the sixth phase.

MAPPED: Rate of crime/atrocities against Scheduled Castes in India

MAPPED: Rate of crime/atrocities against Scheduled Castes in India

Rediff.com10 May 2019

The map shows the state wise rate of crime/atrocities committed against SCs by non-SCs in 2016.

Phase 5: Know your candidates

Phase 5: Know your candidates

Rediff.com6 May 2019

Rediff Labs brings you the election affidavits of all candidates in the fray in the fifth phase of polling for the Lok Sabha elections.

Know your candidates in the fray in Phase 4 today

Know your candidates in the fray in Phase 4 today

Rediff.com29 Apr 2019

Rediff Labs brings you the election affidavits of all candidates in the fray in the fourth phase of polling for the Lok Sabha elections.

Phase 3: Know your candidates

Phase 3: Know your candidates

Rediff.com23 Apr 2019

Rediff Labs brings you the election affidavits of all candidates in the fray in the third phase of polling for the Lok Sabha elections.

Phase 2: Know your candidates in the fray

Phase 2: Know your candidates in the fray

Rediff.com17 Apr 2019

Pick your constituency from the dropdown menu to see the list of candidates, and click on 'Show' button to see the election affidavits of individual candidates.

Know your candidates in the fray in Phase 1 today

Know your candidates in the fray in Phase 1 today

Rediff.com11 Apr 2019

Rediff Labs brings you the election affidavits of all candidates contesting from the 91 seats going to polls in the first phase of 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

The 2019 Andhra Pradesh assembly election sentiment meter

The 2019 Andhra Pradesh assembly election sentiment meter

Rediff.com8 Apr 2019

This time the battle for the 175-member assembly will be between TDP and Jaganmohan Reddy-led YSR Congress.

The 2019 Sikkim assembly election sentiment meter

The 2019 Sikkim assembly election sentiment meter

Rediff.com8 Apr 2019

The BJP is yet to open its account in the 32-member assembly of the Himalayan state.

Play the Game! Check out our Election Sentimeter!

Play the Game! Check out our Election Sentimeter!

Rediff.com28 Mar 2019

How many seats would the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance have got had they fought the 2014 elections with their current alliance partners? Our RediffLabs team has devised an Election Sentimeter to how the swing in votes affects the election outcome.

Highest victory margins of parties in 2014

Highest victory margins of parties in 2014

Rediff.com12 Mar 2019

The calculation is based on percentage difference between votes in favour of the winner and the runner-up.

MAPPED: Which constituency votes when

MAPPED: Which constituency votes when

Rediff.com11 Mar 2019

The Election Commission has announced the schedule of 2019 Lok Sabha polls. The elections will be held between April and May in seven phases, starting from April 11. The counting of votes will be on May 23.

Women in 2014 Lok Sabha elections

Women in 2014 Lok Sabha elections

Rediff.com5 Mar 2019

There were 66 women members of Parliament in the 16th Lok Sabha, i.e. 12.45 per cent of the Lok Sabha MPs were women.

What is your state's human development index?

What is your state's human development index?

Rediff.com12 Feb 2019

The top five states with a high Human Development Index in 2017 were Kerala, Chandigarh, Goa, Lakshadweep, Delhi. The bottom five states in 2017 were Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha.

Killing the messenger: Over 90 journalists were killed in 2018

Killing the messenger: Over 90 journalists were killed in 2018

Rediff.com8 Jan 2019

According to IFJ's list for 2018, armed conflict and militant extremism accounted for most journalists' killings.

The 2018 Madhya Pradesh election sentiment meter

The 2018 Madhya Pradesh election sentiment meter

Rediff.com22 Nov 2018

After 15 years in power, the Bharatiya Janata Party is facing significant anti-incumbency. The poll battle is expected to be a one-on-one contest between BJP and the Congress, albeit a possible bump courtesy Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party.

India's cleanest railway station in 2018 is...

India's cleanest railway station in 2018 is...

Rediff.com21 Aug 2018

Railway stations -- Beas, Vishakhapatnam, Khammam, Secunderabad, Ahmednagar and Jammu Tawi are the top ranked railway stations by cleanliness.

Which college ranked 1st in India in 2018?

Which college ranked 1st in India in 2018?

Rediff.com19 Jul 2018

Here's a simple way of knowing the change in the rank secured by each institution from 2017 to 2018.

How global warming has changed your country's climate

How global warming has changed your country's climate

Rediff.com1 Jun 2018

The above map shows the country wise temperature change from 1990 to 2017 in Fahrenheit.

How many languages are dying in India?

How many languages are dying in India?

Rediff.com21 May 2018

However, 183 of these languages are in different degrees of endangerment.

The 2018 Karnataka election sentiment meter

The 2018 Karnataka election sentiment meter

Rediff.com27 Apr 2018

The Bharatiya Janata Party and Congress are prepping for the upcoming May 12 Karnataka polls. Here's a sentiment meter.

The 2018 Karnataka election sentiment meter

The 2018 Karnataka election sentiment meter

Rediff.com27 Apr 2018

The Bharatiya Janata Party and Congress are prepping for the upcoming May 12 Karnataka polls. Here's a sentiment meter.

With 40 per cent of rape cases, Delhi is the most unsafe city for women

With 40 per cent of rape cases, Delhi is the most unsafe city for women

Rediff.com7 Dec 2017

The national capital also reported 38.8 per cent of the total number of crimes under the Indian Penal Code.

Medical Tourism: One of fastest-growing sectors in India

Medical Tourism: One of fastest-growing sectors in India

Rediff.com29 Nov 2017

Rediff Labs analysed the number of people coming to India under medical visa from different countries.

Find out the newsmakers in the Gujarat elections

Find out the newsmakers in the Gujarat elections

Rediff.com29 Nov 2017

As the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party battle it out for the Gujarat elections, scheduled to be held in two phases on November 9 and 15, Rediff Labs analyses which political leader has been making the most buzz.

The 2017 Gujarat election sentiment meter

The 2017 Gujarat election sentiment meter

Rediff.com16 Nov 2017

Assembly elections in Gujarat will be held in two phases on December 9 and 14.

India slips 21 places in Global Gender Gap Index 2017

India slips 21 places in Global Gender Gap Index 2017

Rediff.com9 Nov 2017

Let's make some effort to make it come true and close the gender gap once and for all.

Child mortality in rural India is alarming

Child mortality in rural India is alarming

Rediff.com19 Sep 2017

Even though the overall death rate of children under the age of one in India has decreased by 7 per cent, the number from rural India is disturbing.

Manual scavenging -- a national shame

Manual scavenging -- a national shame

Rediff.com14 Jul 2017

Rediff labs analysed the socio-economic caste census 2011 data on number of manual scavengers in India.

How is each country spending on their military forces?

How is each country spending on their military forces?

Rediff.com3 Jul 2017

At Rediff Labs, we analysed the data on military expenditure by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.

Child marriages in India

Child marriages in India

Rediff.com21 Jun 2017

Rediff Labs analyzed the data on district wise child marriages in India by Census of India 2011.

Know where your college stands in terms of performance

Know where your college stands in terms of performance

Rediff.com7 Jun 2017

Find out the ranking of various institutions based on MHRD's national institutional ranking framework.

Find Out: How acute is India's water shortage

Find Out: How acute is India's water shortage

Rediff.com29 May 2017

Rediff Labs analyses the current storage departure of water in 91 reservoirs across the country.

Swachh Bharat survey: Find out where your city ranks

Swachh Bharat survey: Find out where your city ranks

Rediff.com5 May 2017

Rediff Labs mapped the survey result of the cities based on the national rank secured in Swachh Survekshan 2017.

Find out: How many students ended life due to exam failure

Find out: How many students ended life due to exam failure

Rediff.com26 Apr 2017

Rediff Labs analyses the data on student suicides in India.

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