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Song That Brought India, Israel TogetherRediff.com25 Nov 2022
'I have no idea as to what Lucky Ali is singing but to me, it sounds great and gels with what I sing.'
Your OTT Menu: Dinosaurs Or Monsters? Cops Or Crooks?Rediff.com15 Oct 2022
Time travel, monsters, dinosaurs, Korean cops, what will you watch on OTT this week? Sukanya Verma offers her picks.
2 Indian seafarers stranded in Iran since 2019 releasedRediff.com11 Feb 2022
Two Indian seafarers stranded without passports on a cargo ship in Iran's port city of Bushehr since 2019, have been released after the Indian embassy in Teheran issued travel documents, the Maritime Union of India (MUI) said on Friday. The claim made by the MUI could not be independently verified.
New Delhi Railway Station redevelopment project hits a hurdle in historyRediff.com9 Dec 2021
The past appears to have interrupted the future of the New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS). With two protected heritage buildings sitting in the way of the plan to redevelop the railway station, officials in the know say the project may end up back on the drawing board since the National Monuments Authority (NMA), the body tasked with the protection and preservation of monuments and sites, is yet to give its approval. "A nod from NMA is awaited before going into the next phase of bids for the redevelopment of the New Delhi Railway Station," a senior official of the Ministry of Railways told Business Standard. While the Railways ministry is hopeful of getting approvals from the NMA before the end of the current financial year, there is no clarity on this yet.
What A380's failure can teach the shipping industryRediff.com8 Nov 2021
As a model of transport, the A380 strikes a parallel -- a shared fragility -- with giant container ships, observes Shyam G Menon.
Colonel Raja Chari Is Ready for SpaceRediff.com30 Oct 2021
On Sunday morning Eastern US time, four astronauts will zoom into space on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida. Commanding the spaceflight is Raja Chari, a United States Air Force colonel.
China goes on offensive against US at bilateral talksRediff.com26 Jul 2021
Talks between Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Xie Feng and US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman to improve the relations got off on a rough note at the northeastern Chinese port city of Tianjin, with Xie launching a blistering attack on Washington, accusing it of being the "owner of coercive diplomacy".
Weather left no time for vessel master, explains AfconsRediff.com20 May 2021
Afcons Infrastructure, whose chartered barge P305 with 261 personnel at the Bombay High offshore oilfield was wrecked by cyclonic storm Tauktae earlier this week, on Thursday said the weather deteriorated rapidly and reached levels far worse than forecasts.
2 top US senators ask Blinken to raise farmers' issue with IndiaRediff.com19 Mar 2021
Schumer and Menendez said the months-long demonstrations have been met with orders from the central government and local authorities to shut off internet access in protest areas, cut off water and electricity supplies for the tens of thousands living in protest camps, and impede the work of journalists reporting on the protests.
Modi slays it at QUAD with few wordsRediff.com17 Mar 2021
Interestingly, in his entire remarks, Modi never once mentioned regional security, Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar points out.
Quad leaders discuss 'challenge' posed by China: US NSARediff.com13 Mar 2021
Leaders of the United States, India, Australia and Japan did discuss the 'challenge' posed by China during the first meeting of the Quad, and they made clear that none of them have any 'illusions' about Beijing, US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan has said.
Govt to issue OTT guidelines soon: JavadekarRediff.com9 Feb 2021
The government will soon issue guidelines for regulation of OTT (over the top) platforms that will address issues such as sensitive content, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Tuesday.
'Future of New Delhi railway station': Piyush Goel shares stunning designRediff.com15 Jan 2021
Posting photos on Twitter, Piyush Goyal wrote, "Envisaging an enriched passenger experience with complete integration of different modes of transport, take a look at the future of New Delhi Railway Station."
India seeks assistance for sailors stranded in Chinese watersRediff.com1 Jan 2021
Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said Indian bulk cargo vessel MV Jag Anand has been on anchorage near Jingtang port in Hebei province of China since June 13 and it has 23 Indian sailors.
Covid-19 impact: Textile, paint makers roll out antiviral layer to adsRediff.com24 Nov 2020
Almost each of these companies has a different technology to show for the effectiveness against microbes.
How safe is Maruti's S-Presso mini SUV?Rediff.com12 Nov 2020
Hyundai got two stars for Grand i10 Nios and Kia got three stars for Seltos.
Storm crosses Andhra coast, disrupts power, ship swept ashoreRediff.com13 Oct 2020
The deep depression in Bay of Bengal that crossed the coast close to Kakinada in East Godavari district on Tuesday morning left a trail of devastation as it brought with it a massive downpour in several districts of Andhra Pradesh.
Adani, GMR among 20 firms keen on rebuilding New Delhi railway stationRediff.com23 Sep 2020
The Rail Land Development Authority has invited online bids from private players to redevelop the station into an integrated commercial, retail, and hospitality hub.
With China in mind, Abe departs with military pact with IndiaRediff.com12 Sep 2020
With the signing of the pact, the Quad grouping of India, Japan, Australia and the US is set to gain more heft now, notes Dr Rajaram Panda.
Fly-pasts, lit-up ships: Military prepares to thank 'corona warriors'Rediff.com3 May 2020
The thanks-giving activities will start with laying of wreaths at the police memorial in Delhi and in several other cities on Sunday morning to honour the police personnel deployed in enforcement of the nationwide lockdown, officials said. It will be followed by fly-pasts by fighter and transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force, covering a sizeable number of cities and towns across the country between 10 am and 11 am, officials said.
Swiss firm to develop Jewar airport, outbids DIAL, AdaniRediff.com29 Nov 2019
The Jewar Airport or the Noida International Greenfield Airport will be spread over 5,000 hectares when fully built at an estimated to cost Rs 29,560 crore.
Photos from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year shortlistRediff.com11 Jan 2018
You don't have to be a nature-lover to appreciate these captivating shots taken from around the world. The Natural History Museum has released its shortlist for its celebrated People's Choice Award -- a title that lauds the very best of wildlife immortalised by the lens. This remarkable gallery of finalists was selected from almost 50,000 submissions from 92 countries. From birds bursting with colour to giraffes to fish we're not used to seeing -- here are some of the pictures.
9 Infra suggestions for Budget 2018Rediff.com9 Jan 2018
Stepped up public expenditure must be accompanied by focused policies, advises Vinayak Chatterjee.
Yes, you can do it! Tips to fight osteoporosisRediff.com25 Oct 2017
Osteoporosis is about brittle bones and can be tackled with regular exercise and a healthy diet.
Is this the Pakistani sunset?Rediff.com29 Sep 2017
'There is gradual rise in the number of nations viewing Pakistan as the nursery of global terror.'
The next Indian astronautRediff.com16 Aug 2017
Raja Chari is in training to go to space in 2019. Vaihayasi Pande Daniel presents the story of his journey from Cedar Falls, Iowa, to NASA. A Rediff.com Exclusive!
5 dead as army veteran opens fire at airport in FloridaRediff.com7 Jan 2017
A gunman opened fire on Friday at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood airport in Florida, causing multiple fatalities, officials said.
Travel 2017: Top 7 cities to head to!Rediff.com29 Nov 2016
2017 is full of long weekends! You won't regret planning your next trip to these wonderful cities.
How to see a solar eclipse at 35,000 ft in the air? Here's the answer!Rediff.com10 Mar 2016
It's very rare that a company fulfill its customer's wish. And that too at about 35,000 feet in the air.
President, PM Modi review naval fleetRediff.com6 Feb 2016
Pranab Mukherjee inspected the fleet along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi from aboard the INS Sumitra.
Be 'extra cautious' in SE Asia: Govt advises Indian shipsRediff.com29 Mar 2015
The government has asked Indian ships sailing in the Malacca Strait and South East Asia to be 'extra cautious' and take necessary security steps in view of rising incidents of hijacking and robbery
Cyclone Nilofar: About 30,000 to be evacuated on WednesdayRediff.com29 Oct 2014
An estimated 30,000 people along coastal areas will be moved to safer places in Kutch district of Gujarat from Wednesday as the very severe cyclonic storm Nilofar hurtles towards the state and slams it by November 1 afternoon.
Phailin impact: Cargo ship sinks, crew spotted in lifeboatRediff.com13 Oct 2013
The Panama registered MV Bingo carrying 8,000 tonne of iron ore was sailing to China after it left the Sagar anchorage on October 11, Kolkata Port Trust Chairman RPS Kahlon said in Kolkata. The ship had left Haldia port on October 8 and went missing on Saturday.
Turkish cargo ship with 24 Indians hijacked off Gabon coastRediff.com17 Jul 2013
A Turkish oil-chemical tanker with an all Indian crew of 24 has been hijacked by pirates off the coast of the West African nation Gabon.
Air taxi crashes at Alaska airport; 10 deadRediff.com8 Jul 2013
The National Transportation Safety Board has sent a team to Alaska to investigate the crash of a de Havilland DHC-3 Otter.
Oil tanker runs aground off Chennai; rescue operations onRediff.com31 Oct 2012
An oil tanker with 37-member crew on board on Wednesday ran aground off the city coast under the impact of high velocity winds before the landfall of cyclone 'Nilam'.
Fire on ship with hazardous cargo off Mumbai coast dousedRediff.com10 Sep 2012
A major fire that broke out on the Colombo-bound merchant vessel M V Amsterdam Bridge off Mumbai coast has been contained but the presence of dangerous cargo continues to make things critical, Coast Guard officials said.
Hazardous cargo prolongs M V Amsterdam fire controlRediff.com10 Sep 2012
The ship, carrying hazardous cargo, caught fire near the Prongs Reef Lighthouse in South Mumbai on Sunday.
Captain of ship in Kerala collision case arrestedRediff.com13 Mar 2012
The captain of a Singapore-flagged ship, suspected to have collided with a boat off Kerala coast killing five fishermen, was arrested and brought to the shore in Chennai on Tuesday.
21 Indian sailors released by Somali piratesRediff.com14 Jan 2012
Twenty one Indian sailors aboard the ship MV Fairchem Bogey, which was hijacked last August, have been released by the pirates, the Directorate General of Shipping said on Saturday. This is the second piece of good news for the Indian seafaring community within a fortnight. Seventeen sailors from a hijacked Iranian ship had been released late in December. "All the 21 sailors are safe and the ship is now on its way to a safe port," said Director General of Shipping.