Read news as it happens
Create a Rediffmail account
Subscribe via RSS
From Mont Blanc to Patek Phillipe - Jaitley's love for high-end brands
Watches, pens, shawls, shirts or even shoes, the former finance minister had a penchant for all of them and his collection consisted of the choicest of brands ranging from "Patek Phillipe (in......
Modi embarks for UAE from Paris
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday embarked for Abu Dhabi from here after successfully concluding his France tour during which he held bilateral meetings with President Emmanuel Macron and......
2019 election and the brown man's burden
'The anti-India biases of the Western elite can be attributed to the unease these privileged nations feel at the rise of Asian nations like India and China.''But what ought to shock all......
I-T recovers Rs 1.64 cr, pens worth Rs 50 lakh from UP IAS officer
Cash worth over Rs 1.64 crore, Mont Blanc pens valued at Rs 50 lakh, four luxury SUVs and documents indicating 'benami' assets of Rs 300 crore have been recovered during income tax raids on......
SC dismisses CBI's appeal in Bofors case, says delay not justified
The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the Central Bureau of India's appeal against the Delhi high court's 2005 verdict discharging all the accused, including Hinduja brothers, in the......
Jaydeep Barman is changing India's restaurant business
'As long as people are eating we will be there,' Rebel Foods CEO Jaydeep Barman tells Viveat Susan Pinto and Niraj Bhatt.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com We are not surprised when......
Solar-powered plane's remarkable flight around the world
Over its entire mission, Solar Impulse 2 cruised at altitudes of up to 9,000 metres and at an average speed of between 45 and 90 km per hour. A solar-powered aircraft successfully completed the......
Luxury retail headed to hotels for the brand fit
High-end retail chains are increasingly looking at existing and new hotels to house their brands in India, according to experts tracking the sector.While some brands have traditionally been located......
Delhi Duty Free Services expects footfalls' surge
As athletes and delegates from all over the world descend on the Capital for the Commonwealth Games, Delhi Duty Free Services Pvt Ltd, which manages and operates duty-free shops at Delhi Indira......
Luxury: How India differs from China
Luxury in India may not have gone 'mass market' as in China, but it has taken some very firm strides, writes Bhupesh Bhandari. The trick is, an Indian diplomat told me over drinks, to knock one......
'The lovemaking scene in Kurbaan was necessary'
One would think directing A-listers like Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor would make first-time director Rensil D'Silva nervous. But the filmmaker claims he's not as he has got 18 years......
Meet the Sexiest Ladies in the World
When we heard of Maxim's Top 100 list of the hottest women on the planet, we were curious to see if any of our Bollywood babes made it to the list. And surprise, surprise, not only did they make......
When the script was king
A common refrain among actors when asked the reason why they take up a particular role is because they 'fell in love with the script'. It's this script that tends to make or break a film.......
Q comes to Bollywood
If you know your bond movies, you love Q pretty much by default.Standing for Quartermaster -- and most memorably played by Desmond Llewelyn -- Q was the man who equipped James Bond with his......
Rampant Nadal now three Grand Slams short of Federer
IMAGE: Spain's Rafael Nadal poses with the Musketeers' Cup following his French Open victory over Austria's Dominic Thiem at Roland Garros in Paris on Sunday. Photograph: Cameron......
At Roland Garros, Nadal is still untouchable
'What you did and what you are doing is the most outstanding thing an athlete can achieve in sport' IMAGE: Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates victory. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images......
Things are looking up: Sania
Somdev Devvarman and Sania Mirza notched up a rare double for India at the US Open by advancing to the second round of the season's last Grand Slam with contrasting opening wins at the Flushing......
bharatiya janata party
united progressive alliance
national democratic alliance
rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
central bureau of investigation
Mont Blanc de Cheilon
Mont Blanc Tramway
Tour du Mont Blanc
Mont Blanc de Courmayeur
Top Coverage News
US Presidential Elections 2016
Coming to India and making
Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
India, through the eye of a camera
Commonwealth Games - 2014
The defence coverage of Rediff.com
Office email App
© 2020 Rediff.com