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PHOTOS: The 'Great' Conjunction of Jupiter and SaturnRediff.com21 Dec 2020
This is the first time in over 400 years that the two appeared so close to each other, though regular conjunctions take place every 20 years.
Watch Live: PM lays foundation stone for new Parliament buildingRediff.com10 Dec 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of a new Parliament building on Thursday at an event that will be attended by leaders from various political parties, cabinet ministers and ambassadors of different countries.
This monk offers shelter to snakes in monasteryRediff.com8 Dec 2020
Make sure to visit this monastery-turned-snake sanctuary when you go to Myanmar.
World's 'loneliest elephant' is finally freeRediff.com1 Dec 2020
Kaavan, the world's loneliest elephant, will finally get a chance to live in a place he can call home.
Farmers occupy Delhi's border, turn it into their homeRediff.com30 Nov 2020
India's capital -- New Delhi -- is witnessing farmers from Punjab and Haryana sitting in at the Singhu and Tikri border points for the past five days, braving water cannons, tear gas and the biting cold. Their reason to protest - the Centre's new farm laws. Here's what it looks like.
It's an odd, odd world out thereRediff.com30 Nov 2020
These images prove it's truly a mad, mad world!
PHOTOS: Places of worship prep to reopen in MahaRediff.com15 Nov 2020
No physical offerings such as 'prasad' distribution or sprinkling of holy water will be allowed inside the religious place.
PHOTOS: Ayodhya gears up for grand 'Deepotsav'Rediff.com13 Nov 2020
At the under-construction Ram Temple, around 21,000 diyas will be lit on Saturday.
PHOTOS: 1st phase of Malabar exercise in Bay of BengalRediff.com13 Nov 2020
The mega exercise took place at a time India and China are locked in a nearly six-month-long bitter border standoff in eastern Ladakh.
PHOTOS: NDA celebrates Bihar victory with crackers, sweetsRediff.com11 Nov 2020
With the National Democratic Alliance retaining power in Bihar albeit with a narrow three-seat majority, workers from both the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Janata Dal-United celebrated by bursting crackers and distributing sweets.
Full results: RJD (75) is single largest party in BiharRediff.com11 Nov 2020
The NDA has retained Bihar with a wafer-thin majority of 125 seats in the 243-member assembly, paving the way for a fourth term for CM Nitish Kumar.
Bihar polls: Big winners and losersRediff.com11 Nov 2020
Here's how the biggies fared in Bihar elections 2020.
MAPPED: Battle for BiharRediff.com10 Nov 2020
Want a detailed break-up of the winners and losers of Bihar?
Kamala Harris through her sister's eyesRediff.com7 Nov 2020
Kamala and her younger sister Maya are incredibly close.
Trump vs Biden: Who won the final debate?Rediff.com23 Oct 2020
United States President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden wrapped up their second and final presidential debate of the 2020 election.
Would you dare to swim with a python?Rediff.com20 Oct 2020
Meet 8-year-old Inbar who likes to play in her small backyard pool in Israel with her favourite swimming buddy -- her pet python.
Air Force Day: Rafale, Tejas to showcase India's air powerRediff.com7 Oct 2020
Air Force Day is celebrated to mark the day the IAF was established in 1932.
PHOTOS: India, Japan naval exercise JIMEX-2020Rediff.com1 Oct 2020
Here are some of the glimpses of the exercise held in the North Arabian Sea.
Drone Awards 2020: The world seen from aboveRediff.com30 Sep 2020
The winning entries in this year's Drone Photo Awards deliver an outstanding assortment of aerial images, from the overall winning shot, catching a school of salmon forming the shape of a heart, to a special category focusing on the profound ways COVID-19 has transformed our cities. Here we showcase a selection of the shots that will be on display in the Siena Photo Awards in Italy from October 24 to November 29.
The odd, odd world we live in!Rediff.com23 Sep 2020
The next 10 images prove that we live in a wonderfully weird world.