Search results for '2001'.
Serum Institute's race to produce COVID-19 vaccineRediff.com1 days ago
'People are already sending congratulatory messages. But I have said, "Please don't until the trials are over".'
Why BJP snagging Duraisamy from DMK is not a big thingRediff.com1 days ago
V P Duraisamy's exit will in no way upset the poll scene in western Tamil Nadu, says N Sathiya Moorthy.
Bollywood's background dancers look for help to surviveRediff.com3 days ago
'Earlier I'd send money back home.' 'Now I've to take from them.' 'I'm completely heartbroken, scared for what the future holds.'
Who botched up the migrant crisis?Rediff.com4 days ago
'Why has this turned out to be one of the greatest humanitarian crisis that has caught the Centre and the states in a bind with no answers to this unexpected tsunami?' asks Brigadier Narender Kumar (retd).
Why I want to sue China for the coronavirus!Rediff.com4 days ago
'People have been infected. They are responsible for it internationally.' 'They only admitted in February that it is infectious. This proves our case.'
SC allows probe in initial FIR against Arnab Goswami, quashes 14 othersRediff.com5 days ago
Observing that free citizens cannot exist when the news media is chained to adhere to one position, the court said journalistic freedom lies at 'the core' of the fundamental right to free speech and India's freedom will rest safe as long as journalists can speak to power without being 'chilled by a threat of reprisal'.
India, Pakistan clash over terror at SCO meetRediff.com7 days ago
'Terrorism continues to be the overwhelming threat to security and stability in the SCO region and therefore Dr Jaishankar strongly pitched for 'collective action',' observes Dr Rajaram Panda.
Medium-intensity earthquake hits DelhiRediff.com10 May 2020
A quake of magnitude 3.4 hit Delhi on Sunday, a third in less than a month.
Finish Babri trial against Advani, others by Aug 31: SCRediff.com8 May 2020
The SC asked special judge to control the proceedings in accordance with law so that inordinate delay that is beyond the time-frame is no longer breached.
COVID-19 attack on US worse than Pearl Harbour, 9/11: TrumpRediff.com7 May 2020
The coronavirus has infected 1.2 million Americans and killed more than 73,000.
China flaunts French connection to Wuhan labRediff.com7 May 2020
Accusing United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of fabricating lies over the involvement of the virology lab in Wuhan, Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying sought to deflect criticism over its role by highlighting its French connection.
I am not jealous of you: Harbhajan tells AshwinRediff.com5 May 2020
Veteran India off- pinner Harbhajan Singh on Tuesday rejected the perception that he is jealous of Ravinchandran Ashwin, saying the Tamil Nadu bowler is a "legend in making".
Kim is alive, but is he well enough to rule North Korea?Rediff.com4 May 2020
'What if Kim is alive as the latest reappearance suggests, but unable to rule?' 'Will his sister be installed as the leader to continue with the Kims's hereditary dynasty that began with the present ruler's grandfather?' asks Dr Rajaram Panda.
On this day: David Beckham was bornRediff.com2 May 2020
David Beckham, one of the so-called "Class of 92", went on to win six Premier League titles under Alex Ferguson at United alongside youth-team buddies Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, Nicky Butt, and Gary and Phil Neville. Beckham also won two FA Cups and, memorably, the Champions League in 1999. He topped up his trophy collection with a La Liga winners' medal for Real Madrid and added two MLS Cups during a north American adventure with LA Galaxy.
5 Things You Didn't Know About IrrfanRediff.com1 May 2020
Aseem Chhabra introduces you to the Irrfan you never knew.
On this day: US tennis great Andre Agassi was bornRediff.com29 Apr 2020
He went on to lift the US Open title in 1994 and, after shaving his head on the advice of his then actress girlfriend Brooke Shields, the Australian Open crown in 1995 before adding an Olympic gold at Atlanta 1996.
10 Shows To Watch During LockdownRediff.com28 Apr 2020
Aseem Chhabra lists his 10 favourite non-Indian shows streaming in India -- classics as well as recent shows.
Will RBI's rate cut force banks to lend?Rediff.com28 Apr 2020
'One way of doing this could be offering credit guarantee to the banks, say 10 per cent, for fresh loans given to micro, small and medium enterprises,' observes Tamal Bandyopadhyay.
CBDT chargesheets 3 senior IRS officers over tax hike reportRediff.com28 Apr 2020
These officers also have been divested of their current duties on charges of violating Rules 9 and 3(1)(xx) of the Central Civil Service Conduct Rules.
Cricket Australia battles financial crisis amid coronavirusRediff.com27 Apr 2020
Under financial stress, Cricket Australia has already put 80 per cent of its staff on 20 per cent salary till end of June, while a handful of others, including the executives, remained on 80 per cent pay.
How Floyd Cardoz redefined Indian cuisineRediff.com24 Apr 2020
A month ago, on March 25, Floyd Cardoz, chef extraordinaire, passed into the ages, a victim of coronavirus. Ranjita Ganesan remembers the culinary genius.
Alice doesn't live in indie cinema anymoreRediff.com24 Apr 2020
With Hindi Medium and Angrezi Medium, the "English-medium" actor of independent movies shows she can easily fit into mainstream Hindi movies too.
Pakistan's Malik wants life ban dropped, eyes coaching jobRediff.com22 Apr 2020
Tainted former Pakistan captain Saleem Malik on Wednesday pleaded with the Pakistan Cricket Board to drop his life ban for match-fixing and help fulfil his goal to take up coaching assignments. The 57-year-old Malik was found guilty of match-fixing following a judicial inquiry in 2000 in a scandal that rocked the cricket world.
Modi, the mendicant-princeRediff.com21 Apr 2020
'Coronavirus has occasioned us to see how copious Modi's mojo bag is,' says Shreekant Sambrani.
16 shows to watch during the lockdownRediff.com19 Apr 2020
Nikita Puri lists the best shows and films to watch online as you ace social distancing.
Langer reveals a lesson he learnt in 2001Rediff.com19 Apr 2020
He was recalled for the fifth and final Test and asked to open the batting with fellow left-hander Matthew Hayden for the first time -- the start of one of the most successful opening partnerships in the history of the game.
When Shastri sledged the Aussies...Rediff.com19 Apr 2020
Rajneesh Gupta picks fun sledging through the decades.
What should the RBI do next, Mr Das?Rediff.com17 Apr 2020
'No one cares about fiscal deficit now. Or for that matter, inflation.' 'The focus is on growth and growth alone.' 'RBI needs to break the risk aversion of banks and infuse adrenaline in their veins', says Tamal Bandyopadhyay.
Covid-19 leads to India's only quinine factory being revivedRediff.com17 Apr 2020
Perched in the hills of Darjeeling, the factory was set up in 1874, but has remained shut since 2001. Efforts to reopen the colonial era establishment are now on a war footing.
Ganguly recalls historic Eden Gardens Test win against Australia in 2001Rediff.com15 Apr 2020
In that Test, India beat Australia by 171 runs to become the third team in the history of Test cricket to win a match after being forced to follow-on.
Delhi epicentre of 2nd quake in less than 24 hrsRediff.com13 Apr 2020
The quake, with its epicentre near Wazirpur in northeast Delhi, occurred at 1.26 pm at a shallow depth of 5 km, said JL Gautam, Head (Operations) at NCS, an institute under the Ministry of Earth Sciences.
Earthquake of magnitude 3.5 felt in DelhiRediff.com12 Apr 2020
Its epicentre was in NCT Delhi at the depth of 8 km. There was no immediate report of any damage.
Home loss to India a massive wake-up call: Aus coach LangerRediff.com11 Apr 2020
Australia's unprecedented home Test series defeat to India in served as a "wake-up call" for Justin Langer, who reckons the series will prove as the defining moment of his coaching career. Langer was appointed as the Australian coach in May 2018, following the infamous ball tampering scandal that saw skipper Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner slapped with year long bans.
Warne, Ponting pick out their favourite cricket momentsRediff.com10 Apr 2020
Having competed against quality cricketers, the 2005 Ashes stands out as special series for both Australian legends.
COVID-19: 'US braces for '9/11, Pearl Harbor moments'Rediff.com6 Apr 2020
The death toll in the US due to coronavirus on Sunday crossed 9,500, which is three times more than the number of people who died in the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
US COVID-19 toll surpasses that of China, higher than 9/11 deathsRediff.com1 Apr 2020
According to the Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Centre, more than 4,000 people in the US have died due to COVID-19 and nearly 190,000 have been infected by it.
Farewell, India AbroadRediff.com31 Mar 2020
Ambassador T P Sreenivasan salutes India Abroad, the leading Indian-American newspaper for half a century, which ceased publication on March 30.
COVID-19: Shastri, Chhetri, Root urge people to follow WHO adviceRediff.com30 Mar 2020
Stand together and overcome these challenging times: Chhetri
These migrants are unwelcome guests in their own homesRediff.com30 Mar 2020
As the world awaits the end of the global pandemic, rural Bengal might be witnessing a recession unfolding in bits and pieces. With factories and tea gardens closing down, agricultural income falling and storm Aila ravaging a large part of deltaic West Bengal in 2010, migration gradually became a norm.
'Bad times don't last'Rediff.com30 Mar 2020
'At this time, staying in the game is more important.' 'If we do that, then wealth can be generated.'