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Senegal want to beat England for AfricaRediff.com7 hours ago
Cisse has been in charge of Senegal since 2015 and guided the Lions of Teranga to several firsts including their maiden Africa Cup of Nations title this year.
Gujarat polls phase 2: BJP pins hope on Hindutva in SabarkanthaRediff.com14 hours ago
The Bharatiya Janata Party in Gujarat is hoping to make a clean sweep in the Dalit and tribal-dominated Sabarkantha district comprising four Assembly constituencies even as unemployment has become a major issue that the ruling party hopes to negate with Hindutva and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's charisma.
FIFA WC: How these 16 teams made the knock-outsRediff.com20 hours ago
The FIFA World Cup knock-out phase kicks-off on Saturday in Qatar. Here's an overview of the teams advancing to the last 16.
PIX: Cameroon shock Brazil but bow out of World CupRediff.com1 days ago
Cameroon defeated a second-string Brazil team 1-0 in their final Group G match at the Lusail Stadium on Friday but it was not enough as the African side were knocked out of the competition.
Selfless Son epitomises Korea's fighting spiritRediff.com1 days ago
Son Heung-min's touch of class for the winner once again showed why he has been Asian Footballer of the Year seven times and why, with him in their ranks, South Korea will never admit defeat.
Berhalter using Dutch learnings against the NetherlandsRediff.com1 days ago
"If I wasn't in Holland, I don't think I would have had that background that really helped shape my ideas."
'EC should investigate against the background of 2002 communal incidents'Rediff.com1 days ago
'A political party taking the law into its hands is objectionable, especially in the context of the 2002 incidents in Gujarat.'
FIFA WC: Why England start as favourites vs SenegalRediff.com1 days ago
If any England players need advice on scoring against an African team ahead of Sunday's clash, they need look no further than their manager Gareth Southgate.
Gujarat phase 2: BJP faces rebellion in north, Cong looks to retain holdRediff.com1 days ago
While the BJP faces rebellion in some pockets and an undercurrent of anger palpable among the dominant OBC Chaudhary community due to the arrest of dairy cooperative leader and former home minister Vipul Chahduary, local caste dynamics and selection of candidates are likely to play a major role in the final outcome, political analysts said.
FIFA WC: Cameroon looking for a beautiful victoryRediff.com2 days ago
"Cameroon have beaten Brazil before, yes. So it's not completely out there," Song said.
FIFA WC: Africa needs parity with Europe for berthsRediff.com2 days ago
"It's very difficult for us, the probability for us to proceed is lower than the other nations like in Europe, they have 13 spots. And so the probability is much, much higher."
Will stand and fight again: Bilkis Bano on release of her rapistsRediff.com2 days ago
'I do this today for myself, for my children, and for women everywhere'
One Needs Courage To Do What Prannoy Roy DidRediff.com2 days ago
Even today when news organisations and their owners have stooped before the powers that be when they were only asked to bend, Prannoy is still standing tall, asserts Sanjay Ahirwal, , former managing editor, NDTV Worldwide.
Jiang Zemin: A Chinese Leader Like None OtherRediff.com2 days ago
When Jiang Zemin traveled, as you can see in the photographs here, a Kodak Moment was never far away.
Guj polls: Key constituencies that go to polling in 1st phase on ThursdayRediff.com3 days ago
A total of 788 candidates are in the fray in the first phase of the elections on 89 seats spread across 19 districts of South Gujarat and Kutch-Saurashtra regions.
Bilkis Bano moves SC against release of her rapists, says conscience of society shakenRediff.com3 days ago
Bilkis Bano on Wednesday challenged the remission of sentence and release of convicts in the 2002 rape and murder case filing a plea before the Supreme Court.
FIFA WC: Which teams have qualified for knockouts?Rediff.com3 days ago
Brazil are pre-tournament favourites to win a record-extending sixth title.
After the tears, South Korea turn eyes to PortugalRediff.com3 days ago
South Korea have only one point after drawing their opening game against Uruguay and must beat Portugal to have any chance of progressing.
FIFA WC: Senegal remembers Papa Bouba DiopRediff.com4 days ago
"We wanted to commemorate the great player he was, he's a legend of Senegalese football, he made me dream and he made all of us dream so we could not mess it up on the anniversary of his death."
FIFA WC PIX: Senegal through to round of 16Rediff.com4 days ago
Ecuador, who needed a draw to qualify for the last 16 for the second time after 2006, end up third on four points after a game played to the relentless beat of the Senegal fans' drums.
Senegal captain remembers Diop with special armbandRediff.com4 days ago
With three goals, Diop, who won 62 caps, is Senegal's top scorer in World Cup finals.
Karan Johar's Lifetime Of Memories, Right HereRediff.com4 days ago
It's been 19 years since Kal Ho Naa Ho released!
Guj polls: 2 Christian candidates slug it out for 1st timeRediff.com4 days ago
Political analysts say the Congress's approach of taking the marginalised sections together has helped it in winning tribal-dominated seats, while the BJP will have to do a rethinking to win in Vyara, considering the social dynamics in this aAssembly segment.
Legends Gather To Inspire BrazilRediff.com5 days ago
A sea of Brazilian fans and this 'Special Four' inspired the otherwise unconvincing Samba Boys to a late win.
ED allowed to share information about economic offenders with 15 more agenciesRediff.com5 days ago
The government has allowed the Enforcement Directorate to share information about economic offenders with 15 more agencies, including SFIO, CCI and NIA, a move that will expedite nailing of law-breakers. The finance ministry notified changes to the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), 2002, on November 22. Through the notification, the Enforcement Directorate (ED), which deals primarily with cases of money laundering and violations of foreign exchange laws, would be able to share data with a total of 25 agencies, including the 10 specified earlier.
AAP, MIM's entry makes BJP, Congress worry over Kutch outcomeRediff.com5 days ago
The Congress and BJP are apprehensive that AAP might eat into their votes among the Patel community, Kshatriyas, a section of minorities, and Dalits, thus delivering a fatal blow in the closely-contested seats. But the local BJP is elated over the entry of AIMIM as there will be a contender for minority votes apart from the Congress in seats like Bhuj and Mandvi, which have considerable Muslim electorate.
BJP's Solanki in fray despite ill-health, Congress hopes anti-incumbency will get himRediff.com5 days ago
Five-time MLA Parshottam Solanki, who is also known as 'Bhai' among his followers, has been winning Bhavnagar-Rural with a comfortable margin.
Owaisi hopes to snatch communally-sensitive Godhra from BJPRediff.com5 days ago
Godhra is one of the 14 seats which the AIMIM is contesting in the next month's elections to the 182-member Gujarat assembly.
'Modi's emotional appeals have begun earlier this time'Rediff.com5 days ago
'The biggest problem that faces the Opposition in Gujarat is just a day or two before voting is scheduled, Modiji goes on a spree of emotional appeals.' 'That process has been set in motion much earlier this time in Gujarat.'
Will parties pay heed to concerns of Bhuj's earthquake survivors, experts?Rediff.com6 days ago
As the election approaches, the earthquake survivors and the scientists urge political parties to take note of warning signs before it's too late.
It's do or die for Cameroon and SerbiaRediff.com7 days ago
But a loss for either team -- combined with a draw between Brazil and Switzerland -- would prematurely bring the curtains down on their campaign, with nothing to play for but pride in their final group game on December 2.
In Godhra, Hindutva and Modi still key factors, but corruption an issue tooRediff.com7 days ago
Twenty years after the burning of a train in Godhra killed 59 'karsevaks' and triggered one of India's worst post-Partition riots, the poll-scape reflects the yawning gulf between the two communities.
'The lesson you taught...': Owaisi slams Shah over 2002 Guj riots remarkRediff.com7 days ago
'The lesson you taught was that you will free the murderers of Bilkis' three-year-old daughter. You also taught us that Ahsan Jafri can be killed. You taught the lesson of Gulbarga bakery, you taught the lesson of Best bakery lesson'
FIFA WC: Twice bitten France to keep Danes at bayRediff.com25 Nov 2022
France started the Qatar tournament in style with a 4-1 win against Australia, but Denmark will be a sterner test at the 974 Stadium.
'Taught a lesson': Shah on 2002 Gujarat riotsRediff.com25 Nov 2022
Parts of Gujarat had witnessed large-scale violence in 2002 following the train burning incident at Godhra railway station in February that year.
WC Preview: All eyes on masked Son as South Korea face Uruguay in openerRediff.com23 Nov 2022
Son Heung-min will be able to play with a mask in their World Cup Group H opener against Uruguay
10 greatest upsets in FIFA World CupRediff.com23 Nov 2022
Saudi Arabia's 2-1 victory over Argentina is rated the biggest shock in World Cup history.
FIFA WC: Who was behind the Saudi half-time resurgence?Rediff.com23 Nov 2022
"We had a crazy coach who gave us instructions and motivated us strongly during halftime," Saudi Arabia midfielder Abdel-Ilah al-Maliki told Al-Kass TV station after the win over Argentina.
WC PIX: Giroud ties record as France drub AustraliaRediff.com23 Nov 2022
It took Giroud, who owed his place in the starting lineup to Benzema's absence, 115 international appearances to score his 51 goals, while Henry needed 123 from 1997-2010.
FIFA World Cup PIX: Messi scores but Argentina upset by SaudiRediff.com22 Nov 2022
Saudi Arabia stunned Lionel Messi's Argentina 2-1 with brilliant individual goals from Saleh Al-Shehri and Salem Al-Dawsari during the FIFA World Cup Group C match on Tuesday.