rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  gplay

Rediff News  All News 

Oxford Dictionary

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Oxford Dictionary

  News for Oxford Dictionary

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

COVID-19 adds new words to the dictionary!

'Great social change brings great linguistic change, and that has never been truer than in this current global crisis.'Suhit K Sen lists the changes one can expect to find in the dictionary post......

So much the phone has taken away from us

'How did we get here?''How did utility morph into addiction?''Is this what Graham Bell intended?' asks Veenu Sandhu.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com It often makes me nauseous, yet I am unable......

The A-Z of 2018

The year gone by, decoded by Shuma Raha. A for Alexa IMAGE: You can voice interact with Amazon Alexa. Photograph: Kind courtesy Amazon.com Now a year old in India, Amazon's cool, AI-powered......

When will Indians stop killing each other for the cow?

'The cow can always be the CAUSE.''Cause for murder. Cause for setting India's people against each other.''Not recognising the fact that this can tip the country into an unending spiral of civil......

Sheena Bora Trial: Heat and Forgery

Then came the electrifying climax of Tuesday's hearing.Pasbola showed Sharma copies of cheques that had been deposited at the bank with Indrani's signature on them.He accused Sharma of forging......

Mr Modi, it's time you reformed the IAS!

Contrary to the popular belief that the IAS cadres manage the country - they are actually required to manage politicians, most of whom do not pass any sort of muster, says T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan.......

Why West Bengal is lagging behind other states

For the Bengal government, there is no alternative to revising user charges and also creating a strong industrial base, rues Ashok Lahiri In March 2014, before the Lok Sabha elections, Professors......

Microsoft gives employees sneak peek at new 'selfie' phone

Microsoft Corporation's hardware chief gave employees a sneak peek at a 'selfie' phone featuring a 5 megapixel forward-facing camera at an internal meeting this week, a source at the company said......

Five best ways to deal with pink slips

No one seems to know where the term ‘pink slip’ originated. The Oxford English Dictionary notes that the words were first used as a verb in a novel written in 1966 -- “his wife......

Who benefits from reforms?

There are two quick ways to advertise your modernity in India today. The first is to carry an iPad when you go for meetings, even if all you do with it is read email; and the second is to declare......

We Indians love binge-watching!

Indians may have come late to the binge-watching party a little later than the West, but we're making up for lost time, says Shuma Raha. New reports suggest that we are the fastest in the world......

Was Bombay Jayashri's Life of Pi song inspired?

There are remarkable similarities between Bombay Jayashri's Oscar-nominated song in Life of Pi and Irayimman Thampi's age-old composition. We make a case for the 200-year-old melody.Almost every......

Sarhad Paar: Terrible!

It has been little over one and a half hours since the wait began. A look at the watch raised hopes. Another 20-odd minutes and my tryst with obnoxious filmmaking would come to an end.Why do people......

Kohli breaks Tendulkar's record; fastest to 10000 runs in ODIs!

Sachin Tendulkar needed 259 innings to get to 10,000, while Kohli has so far batted in 205 ODIs. Besides Tendulkar and Kohli, Sourav Ganguly, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Rahul Dravid are the other......

2 huge positives for India after South Africa series

SA Tour Positives: 60 wickets in Tests, Plan A ready for World Cup IMAGE: Virat Kohli neither changed his aggressive brand of captaincy nor his propensity to tinker with the playing XI in every......
  Web results for Oxford Dictionary
As Google Turns 22 Today, Time for Birthday Doodles

In 2006, the word “Google” was officially added to the Oxford English Dictionary as a verb, four years after it was chosen as the 'most useful... ...

https://www.news18.com/news/india/as-google-turns-22-today-time-for-birthday-doodles-2912533.html
Digital archives keep track of lost websites, lapsed domain names from the early...

Users got their first taste of power in 1994, with public-journal formats that allowed anyone to post their thoughts for the world. We didn’t... ...

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/digital-archives-keep-track-of-lost-websites-lapsed-domain-names-from-the-early-years/story-GS11TJHLJmNKYjsuQ6YLzO.html
Nobody Can Beat Indians At 'Jugaad'. These Posts Are Proof

It is a truth universally acknowledged that nobody can beat Indians at jugaad . The Hindi word - which has even made it to the Oxford Dictionary -... ...

https://www.ndtv.com/offbeat/nobody-can-beat-indians-at-jugaad-these-posts-are-proof-2256441

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


 oxford dictionary
Free Full Version Oxford Dictionary...

Free Full Version Oxford...
1 Followers

 oxford dictionary
Download Oxford Dictionary Full Version

Download Oxford Dictionary Full...
1 Followers

 oxford dictionary
Oxford Dictionary English To Hindi...

Oxford Dictionary English To Hindi...
1 Followers

 oxford dictionary
Oxford Dictionary Apk File Download

Oxford Dictionary Apk File...
1 Followers

 oxford dictionary
Oxford Dictionary Biochemistry...

Oxford Dictionary Biochemistry...
1 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z