rediff.com

News APP

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  gplay

Rediff News  All News 

Ferdinand

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Ferdinand

  News for Ferdinand

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

'My worry relates to possibility of social collapse'

'The theme of death seems to be a theme about which many of us, raised in Western societies, have almost completely removed from consciousness; it represents a theme that is suddenly and forcefully......

Why Jamal Khashoggi's death matters

'A 2018 murder may lead to shifts in the geopolitical order and impact at least one monarchy,' says Devangshu Datta. IMAGE: A protest outside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul where journalist Jamal......

Britain finally discovers how the Raj hurt India

Unlike the Germans, Britons began to face the hard truths about their colonial empire only recently, says Kanika Datta.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com It has taken a little under seven......

An army battles the Islamists...

The Philippines army battles terrorists backed by Islamic State in the first major military encounter with Islamists in that part of the world. IMAGE: A Filipino soldier aboard an armoured......

'What was wrong was the bland version of Indian history'

'Even apart from the Bengal famine, there was a great deal more bloodshed and deceit than I was prepared for.''Almost every one of the acquisitions was won by extreme extortionate methods and what......

Ferrari to Porsche target small-town millionaires

'Hathras, Muradabad, Trichur, Salem, Madurai, Aligarh and Kanpur are cities where we are expecting and in some cases have seen new buyers come from.'Pavan Lall reports. IMAGE: Bollywood actress......

Remembering the Beetles

It was in the 1960s that the Beetle attained its cult status, when it became almost synonymous with the hippie movement -- and succeeded in shaking off the grim history of its origins. As......

Details catch up with Volkswagen's micromanaging CEO

After almost nine years at the helm of VW, Winterkorn had been due to have his contract extended at another board session on Friday. Instead, the meeting is expected to name his successor.......

Volkswagen could use bank-style clawback of CEO pay

Ideally, Winterkorn should shoulder his share of the financial pain. That would involve his employer clawing back some or all of his bonuses, akin to what banks have promised to do in the wake of......

Volkswagen chief faces grilling by board over diesel scandal

Volkswagen is under huge pressure to act, with its shares down more than a third in value since the crisis broke, and the bad news still coming. Image: Volkswagen chief executive Martin Winterkorn......

PIX: Priyanka looks WOW at the Globes

Priyanka Chopra made a splash at the 77th Golden Globe awards, as she sashayed down the red carpet with husband Nick Jonas. The actress wore a pink Cristina Ottaviano creation, accessorised with a......

Oscars 2018: Meet the BIG Winners!

The 90th Annual Academy Awards have been announced. A quick glance at the winners, listed in bold. IMAGE: Sam Rockwell (Best Supporting Actor, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing,......

Shape Of Water leads Oscars nominations

Dunkirk may have been missed at the year's earlier awards shows, but thanks god, Chris Nolan's classic gets enough play at the Oscar noms. IMAGE: Sally Hawkins' stunning portrayal as a mute in The......

Golden Globes 2018: Big Little Lies wins

The 75th Annual Golden Globes awards have been announced. There were quite a few surprises and some expected nods. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold:   IMAGE: Laura Dern,......

Golden Globes 2018: The Shape Of Water, Dunkirk, Big Little Lies lead nominations

Other nominations include Dunkirk, The Post and I, Tonya. The 75th Golden Globe nominations were announced by Alfre Woodard, Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Bell and Sharon Stone at the......

China's Su makes 100m final but Bromell goes out in semis

Su Bingtian is the first Asian man to reach the Olympics 100 metres final for 89 years. IMAGE: China's Su Bingtian celebrates after winning his Olympics men's 100 metres semi-final, at Olympic......

Kenyan sprinter Otieno tests positive for banned substance

IMAGE: Mark Otieno Odhiambo and Jonathan Quarcoo of Norway in action during the World Athletics Championships men's 200 metres heats, at London stadium, London, on August 7, 2017. Photograph: Toby......

Olympics: De Grasse fastest in 100m; Bromell sneaks through

IMAGE: Canada's Andre de Grasse, bronze medallist in 2016, was the fastest qualifier in the men's 100m first round heats with 9.91 seconds. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images Trayvon Bromell,......

Italian joy, English heartbreak after Euro final penalties drama

'Football is a cruel, cruel game at times' IMAGE: Leonardo Bonucci of Italy lifts The Henri Delaunay Trophy following his team's victory in the UEFA Euro 2020 Championship. Photograph: Laurence......

EPL: Chelsea held by Wolves in Tuchel's first match in charge

IMAGE: Wolverhampton Wanderers' Adama Traore is tackled by Chelsea's Kai Havertz during their Premier League match at Stamford Bridge in London on Wednesday. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty......
  Videos for Ferdinand
ferdinand video
ferdinand video

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

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