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NYC's Times Square sees unfurling of biggest Indian tricolourRediff.com17 Aug 2021
The iconic Times Square in New York City, reverberating with the chants of 'Vande Mataram' and 'Bharat Mata ki Jai', was on Sunday drenched in hues of saffron, white and green as the biggest Indian tricolour was unfurled at the popular destination to mark the 75th anniversary of India's Independence Day.
ATP roundup: Krajinovic topples Tsitsipas in HamburgRediff.com17 Jul 2021
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Tennis: Barty sets up Sabalenka final in MadridRediff.com7 May 2021
Hewitt defers Hall of Fame induction due to travel restrictions
Au revoir, Monsieur CardinRediff.com31 Dec 2020
'It was always my intention to be different, because that is the only way to last.'
Infosys to hire 12,000 techies in US by 2022Rediff.com2 Sep 2020
The company said it will target experienced technology professionals as well as recent graduates from major universities, liberal arts colleges, and community colleges to create the best workforce for the future.
Photos show how terrifying the fires are in CaliforniaRediff.com21 Aug 2020
California's lightning-sparked infernos are torching wide swaths of the state, killing a utility worker, demolishing homes and forcing people to evacuate in the sweltering heat during a pandemic. More than 500,000 acres -- equivalent to almost 80 per cent of the land in Rhode Island -- have burned, fire officials said. Evacuation orders have affected thousands of people in Northern California.
17 US states, tech giants sue against new visa ruleRediff.com14 Jul 2020
The lawsuit seeks an injunction to stop the entire rule from going into effect.
ATP, WTA and ITF extend suspensions due to COVID-19Rediff.com15 May 2020
ATP events in Hamburg, Bastad, Newport, Los Cabos, Gstaad, Umag, Atlanta and Kitzbuhel will not go ahead as scheduled.
US passes 1 million coronavirus cases, fatalities at 58,000Rediff.com29 Apr 2020
The US became the first country in the world to have more than one million cases of coronavirus. It accounts for nearly one-third of the 3.1 million cases globally.
Tech giants to assist US govt in combating coronavirusRediff.com23 Mar 2020
US-based global tech giants, including IBM, Amazon, Google and Microsoft, have partnered with the White House to "unleash the power of American supercomputing resources" for combating the novel coronavirus, President Donald Trump has said. From volunteering to manufacturing masks and ventilators to ramping up production of essential medical supplies and general items, the country's private sector have joined America's war against coronavirus in a big way, Trump said on Sunday, while launching a new public-private consortium organised by the White House, the department of energy and tech company IBM.
India reports 2nd coronavirus death, several states in shutdown modeRediff.com13 Mar 2020
The Union Health ministry put the number of positive cases at 82, eight more since Thursday night, which includes the woman and a 76-year-old man from Karnataka who became the country's first coronavirus fatality besides 17 foreign nationals, Health Ministry officials said.
Want to migrate to Nithyananda's 'Kailaasa'?Rediff.com16 Dec 2019
'It's a moot point if Kailaasa will ever evolve beyond being a haven for a fugitive from justice,' notes Devangshu Datta.
'He laid down his life for his country'Rediff.com27 Nov 2019
On the eleventh anniversary of her father's martyrdom during the 26/11 terror attacks on Mumbai, Jui Karkare Navare remembers her father, Mumbai ATS Chief Hemant Karkare.
Infosys readies new global delivery modelRediff.com30 Sep 2019
Experts said this would not only reduce Infosys' dependence on the H1B visa, which has seen increased restrictions under the current US administration. It will also help the company in building an employee pyramid for its future operations.
Sports Shorts: Ivanisevic headlines Hall of Fame nominationsRediff.com21 Aug 2019
Summary of sports events and persons who made news on Wednesday
Cricket Buzz: Inzamam's 'most challenging job ever'Rediff.com24 Jul 2019
Inzamam-ul-Haq says the tenure has been the most challenging of his professional career as he was subjected to 'hurtful criticism'
Tennis: Dimitrov, Philippoussis mentor McNamara diesRediff.com22 Jul 2019
Melbourne man McNamara won five singles titles and 19 in doubles and teamed up with compatriot Paul McNamee to win the Australian Open doubles in 1979 and Wimbledon twice in 1980 and 1982.
Why can't we have a reserve day in World Cup?Rediff.com11 Jun 2019
For Sri Lanka, it was the second successive time that they were forced to share points. The Island nation's last game against Pakistan was also a washed out.
Beautiful images from the Smithsonian's photo contestRediff.com14 Mar 2019
From the ruins of a Syrian city to shamans, these are just some of the 60 breathtaking images selected as finalists in Smithsonian Magazine's 16th Annual Photo Contest. The magazine received a whopping 48,000 submissions from photographers in 155 countries between March 27 to November 30 2018. The annual contest has gifted us breathtaking pictures from six different categories: Travel, Altered Images, Mobile, Natural World, People, and The American Experience. March 27 is the day when Smithsonian will announce the winner of the Grand Prize. Till then, enjoy some of the amazing work done by the photographers.
We're not intimidated by Italy: BhupathiRediff.com23 Jan 2019
Keeping in mind Italians' weakness on grass, India have opted for grass courts in South Club here for the February 1-2 fixtures which will be played in new format with the winners making a cut to the 18-nation finals in Madrid next year.
Infy plans innovation hub in Arizona; to hire 1,000 by 2023Rediff.com21 Sep 2018
Infosys, like many of its peers, has been ramping local hiring in key markets like the US, the UK and Australia to tackle increasing scrutiny around work visas by various governments.
Tennis round-up: Sabalenka wins maiden title in ConnecticutRediff.com26 Aug 2018
In the crucial ninth game Suarez Navarro seemingly held but Sabalenka challenged an ace at 40-15 and won the discussion.
Johnson beats Ramkumar to win Newport titleRediff.com23 Jul 2018
Steve Johnson beat first-time ATP finalist Indian Ramkumar Ramanathan 7-5, 3-6, 6-2 at the Hall of Fame Open in Newport, Rhode Island on Sunday for his fourth career title and second of 2018.
Tennis: Ramkumar to play Johnson in Newport finalRediff.com22 Jul 2018
Ramkumar will meet American Steve Johnson, who beat Spain's Marcel Granollers 6-3, 6-3 in the other semi-final, for the Hall of Fame Open title in Rhode Island on Sunday.
Infosys plans campus in Indianapolis; to create thousands of new jobsRediff.com27 Apr 2018
The proposed campus will come up on around 125 acres, which the company will acquire from airport authorities, and would house as many as 3,000 employees.
Remembering Novotna: A true winner who was famed for a sporting 'choke'Rediff.com20 Nov 2017
Jana Novotna was a true winner but it was the misfortune of the brilliant Czech, who died on Monday aged 49, to always be recalled for one of sport's most famous and heart-rending meltdowns despite her collection of 100 tennis titles.
PHOTOS: Indians across the world celebrate Independence DayRediff.com16 Aug 2017
Indians in countries like the United States, China, Australia, Japan, Singapore, Egypt, Israel and South Africa celebrated the day with hoisting of the national flag and singing of patriotic songs.
It sucked being in vacuum of Big Four: Andy RoddickRediff.com23 Jul 2017
International Tennis Hall of Fame inductee Andy Roddick said on Saturday he was honoured to have played in the era of the Big Four, but also acknowledged that they caused him no end of frustration during his career.
Students, this is the best time to go to the USRediff.com12 May 2017
Students will have more H1Bs to count on after they graduate.
Aero Awesome: Stunning display over Bengaluru skiesRediff.com17 Feb 2017
One of the most sought after exhibitions in Asia, as many as 549 companies are participating this year with 53 fighter aircraft on display.
China's new admirals: What it means for the worldRediff.com1 Feb 2017
At a time when Donald Trump is making belligerent noises, Chinese President Xi Jinping responds by overhauling the People's Liberation Army and restructuring the command of the PLA Navy to emphasise Beijing's resolve to dominate the South China Sea.
Clijsters, Roddick new Hall of Fame inducteesRediff.com24 Jan 2017
Former world number one players Kim Clijsters and Andy Roddick headlined the International Tennis Hall of Fame's list of 2017 inductees announced on Monday.
Dear Barack, thank you for the memoriesRediff.com20 Jan 2017
Barack Obama will still be in the Oval Office till the morning of January 20, but gosh, we are already beginning to miss him.
'I won this at the 'last ever' Golden Globes'Rediff.com9 Jan 2017
'Once, when I was standing around on the set one day, whining about something -- you know we were gonna work through supper or the long hours or whatever, Tommy Lee Jones said to me, 'Isn't it such a privilege, Meryl, just to be an actor? Yeah, it is, and we have to remind each other of the privilege and the responsibility of the act of empathy. We should all be very proud of the work Hollywood honours here tonight.'
Donald trumps Clinton in US presidential pollsRediff.com9 Nov 2016
The billionaire businessman beat his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton to become the 45th president of the United States.
These states helped Donald trump HillaryRediff.com9 Nov 2016
Republican Donald Trump has been elected as 45th President of the United States after winning 276 electoral votes.
Henin, Safin inducted into Tennis Hall of FameRediff.com17 Jul 2016
Justine Henin, a shy, petite Belgian with a fierce desire to win, and big-serving Russian Marat Safin were honored as the new inductees into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island on Saturday.
PIX: Alia Bhatt, Naseer watch M CreamRediff.com14 Jul 2016
A look at the star arrivals.
Kim's waist NOT photoshoppedRediff.com10 Jul 2016
A weekly round-up that brings to you the latest news on models, designers and actors from the world of glamour and entertainment.
Who did Taylor Swift kiss?Rediff.com19 Jun 2016
From Taylor Swift's steamy kiss with her new boyfriend to Rihanna's new perfume, we bring you the latest gossip.