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Winners of World Press Photo of the Year are truly incredibleRediff.com21 Apr 2021
A photo symbolising "love and compassion" of an 85-year-old Brazilian woman getting her first embrace in five months from a nurse through a transparent "hug curtain" has been named the World Press Photo of the Year. This year, according to organisers, 74,470 images were submitted for judging, made by 4,315 photographers from 130 different countries. World Press Photo has been kind enough to allow to share some of this year's winning photos here with you.
OTT Shows to Watch This WeekRediff.com6 Oct 2020
Another week and a spate of OTT shows and movies to watch. Here's what Sukanya Verma recommends.
Massive fire at Beirut port weeks after deadly blastRediff.com10 Sep 2020
Army helicopters were taking part in efforts to extinguish the fire, the agency said in its report.
The best of the week gone byRediff.com24 Aug 2020
From the protests in Belarus, to people in Beirut picking up the pieces after the deadly blast, to the Democratic National Convention held in Delaware in the United States, here are the top images from the week gone by.
Lebanon government resigns over deadly Beirut blastsRediff.com11 Aug 2020
In a televised address, Diab said endemic corruption was behind the deadly blast which devastated the Lebanese capital last week. "One of the examples of corruption has exploded in the port of Beirut," Diab said, adding that state was incapable of taking on the confessional system because the two were deeply intertwined.
After Beirut, 700 tonnes of chemical near Chennai raises alarmRediff.com7 Aug 2020
The chemical worth Rs 1.80 crore was seized from a Tamil Nadu-based importer in 2015, who had allegedly declared it as fertiliser grade although it was an explosive grade.
'A real horror show': Massive explosion rocks BeirutRediff.com5 Aug 2020
Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab in a televised address to the county warned that those who were responsible for the devastating catastrophe will be held accountable and not go unpunished.
Guess who this actress is?Rediff.com18 Jun 2020
It's #ThrowbackThursday and Bollywood actors have so many beautiful memories.
Expect more suicide attacks in KashmirRediff.com15 Feb 2019
'The future does not look very promising for peace in Kashmir,' warns Colonel Anil A Athale (retd).
365 days. 319 filmsRediff.com21 Jan 2019
How many of the 319 films Aseem Chhabra watched in 2018 have you seen?
PHOTOS: The odd, odd world we live in!Rediff.com30 Oct 2018
These images prove we live in a wonderfully weird world.
Sarnath Banerjee isn't writing graphic novels anymoreRediff.com11 Oct 2018
'There is no audience anymore for my graphic novels. Few people seem interested in what I find interesting,' Sarnath Banerjee tells Uttaran Das Gupta.
Photos! 8 stunning mosques from across the worldRediff.com31 May 2018
Presenting Part 1 of our series.
Grammys 2018: Hottest style moments you can copyRediff.com29 Jan 2018
From Lady Gaga's hair to Elton's custom jacket, there's something for everyone.
How Malala Yousafzai will help India's girlsRediff.com25 Jan 2018
Apple has teamed up with the Malala Fund to support girls' education.
Did Kendall choose the wrong year to debut at Golden Globes?Rediff.com8 Jan 2018
The 22-yr-old model was trolled for her surprise appearance at the 75th Golden Globes.
It sure looks a lot like Christmas!Rediff.com25 Dec 2017
From lights to colourful markets, the world is all lit up to celebrate the holiday cheer! Here are images from around the world.
Selfie daredevil dies, but the extreme selfie madness lives onRediff.com14 Dec 2017
In photos: When people go to the heights of danger for a 'cool' selfie.
A tale of two Akbars, and of Muslim womenRediff.com14 Mar 2017
Have Muslim women taken to the BJP under Modi even while their menfolk cling to 'secular' politics, asks Syed Firdaus Ashraf.
The world lights up for ChristmasRediff.com21 Dec 2016
The spirit of Christmas is on show in streets across the world, with Christmas lights displays popping up in people's front yards.
What do you want for Christmas?Rediff.com19 Dec 2016
Photographers across continents have asked youngsters to depict what they wanted as gifts this festive season and here's what they said.
PIX: Lisa Ray's LOVELY Lebanon holidayRediff.com21 Sep 2016
It's time to tour Lebanon with Lisa Ray, who had gone on vacation with husband Jason Dehni.
PIX: Lisa Ray holidays in LebanonRediff.com30 Aug 2016
The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities.
India believes in faith equality, not in faith supremacy: M J AkbarRediff.com16 Aug 2016
In the city to lead India's 70th Independence Day celebrations, M J Akbar called terrorism a major threat to human rights.
Constrained by war, Syrian athletes dream of Olympic gloryRediff.com4 Aug 2016
Syria's Olympic Committee is sending seven athletes to compete in Rio this month, in athletics, swimming, judo, table tennis and weightlifting.
'If he moved to India, he could never return to Pakistan'Rediff.com28 Jun 2016
'The biggest advantage for India was its seasoned and experienced political leadership who had spent decades struggling against the Raj and had spent years behind bars.' 'Not a single prominent leader of the Muslim League spent one day in jail.' 'Gandhiji, Nehru and Sardar Patel were intelligent, shrewd men with their hands on the popular pulse.'
'You can't stand on a podium and preach to India'Rediff.com9 Jun 2016
'India is no longer the India of the '70s and the '80s.' 'It's a large country with the fastest growing economy.' 'In working with India, you just can't go and humiliate the nation publicly.' USIBC President Mukesh Aghi tells Aziz Haniffa/Rediff.com about how he advises American companies to do business with India, what he thinks of Modi's government and the way forward for the India-US relationship.
Gold sinks below Rs 30k-mark, silver down by Rs 600Rediff.com10 May 2016
Silver also dived by Rs 600 to Rs 40,600 per kg.
The man Priyanka, JLo, Beyonce, Angelina loveRediff.com10 Mar 2016
Photos: Aspiring models audition for Lakme Fashion WeekRediff.com29 Feb 2016
Here's what all happened at the Lakme Fashion Week Model Auditions for Summer/Resort 2016.
The odd, odd world we live in!Rediff.com24 Feb 2016
Here's this week of photos that prove we live in a mad world.
Saudis sever ties with Iran as row over Shiite cleric's execution escalatesRediff.com4 Jan 2016
Saudi Arabia has severed diplomatic ties with Iran following attacks on the kingdom's embassy and consulate in the Islamic Republic over the execution of a Shiite cleric.
Saudis execute top Shiite cleric along with 46 others; triggers Mideast rageRediff.com3 Jan 2016
Saudi Arabia on Sunday came under attack globally a day after it carried out mass execution of 47 people, including Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr who was a vocal critic of the government and the Saudi monarchy.
'ISIS ousted from Ramadi, but fight far from over'Rediff.com29 Dec 2015
In a significant development in the war against militant group Islamic State, Iraqi forces have retaken control of Ramadi from the Islamic State with the United States also hailing their victory.
2015 in PHOTOS: From bloodshed to brotherhoodRediff.com23 Dec 2015
Rediff.com presents a selection of the year's most enduring moments year from around the world
REWIND: Stunning PHOTOS of the week that wasRediff.com14 Dec 2015
Here's a glimpse of all that happened around the world last week, in 10 images.
Size of terror risk insurance pool might touch Rs 1,800 crRediff.com7 Dec 2015
The pool was formed by non-life insurance cos in India in Apr '02.
Odd PHOTOS from a mad, mad world!Rediff.com2 Dec 2015
Here's this week of photos that prove we live in a mad world.
The mystery of how the Islamic State makes its millionsRediff.com28 Nov 2015
Not with standing the Western nations' zeal to wage a war against the group, unless its source of funding is known and curbed, its rampage will likely continue.
'We will always fight this battle with our hands tied behind our back'Rediff.com23 Nov 2015
'It has taken bombings in Beirut, bombing of a Russian airliner and now terror attacks in Paris for people to realise that we are not going to achieve our objectives of destroying ISIS if we drive in second gear. We need to get into top gear.'