Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
rediff.com
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
NEWS ON MOBILE
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 8 results for "jyoti basu"

The importance of coal

The sight of steam engines stopping to sell coal to people has been a common sight, especially in eastern India where the mineral is abundant. It combined individual enterprise and petty opportunism with compassion. The poor, who could ill afford the market ... The Financial Chronicle, 3 days ago

4 images for jyoti basu

catchnews.com, 6 months ago
Times of India, 5 months ago
Times of India, 5 months ago
Times of India, 7 months ago
DNA

Protests may snowball into big violence: Former top cop

Security forces patrolled the streets in the hills and Internet services remained suspended for the second day on Monday as Gorkha Janmukti Morcha supporters held protest march here demanding Gorkhaland and burnt effigies of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata ...
 DNA1 week ago
Rediff.com

Besieged by the BJP, Left struggles to stay alive

As the BJP snaps at its heels, can the Communists stay relevant in the electoral game?Ishita Ayan Dutt, Shine Jacob and Archis Mohan report. Taking on the plausible When someone says Indians should only support the Indian cricket team, you want to nail the argument but can't. You hear about Kashmiri students who are the target of the rest of the hostel because of their perceived pro-Pak views. Bullshit Busters enables you to answer both. It tells you, for instance, about the famous cricketers ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Mishandling by TMC govt behind the situation in hills

West Bengal Left Front chairman Biman Bose today said TMC's government's "mishandling" is one of the main reasons behind the unrest in the Darjeeling hills and demanded an all party meeting to resolve the situation. "After 43 years the TMC government had ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Rediff.com

Uphill task for Yechury, Patel to retain RS seats

CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury and AICC leader Ahmed Patel will face stumbling blocks if they want to retain their Rajya Sabha seats.  Unless of course, crucial issues are sorted out. The West Bengal state unit wants Yechury for a third term, but the CPI-M's Central Committee does not want him to get a third term as a matter of principle. Remember, this is the same Central Committee, which in its infinite wisdom turned down the United Front's proposal of the late West Bengal CM ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
catchnews.com

Happy birthday Kalaignar. But let's talk shop now: Oppn unites to celebrate Karunanidhi's 94th birthday

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) patriarch M Karunanidhi’s 94th birthday should have been an occasion for a grand, non-partisan celebration. But his son MK Stalin has managed to highjack it and make it into a political affair by bringing together a host ...
 catchnews.com3 weeks ago
Rediff.com

Don't the babus need a phoren summer break?

Codgers on holiday in rising India! Growing foreign travel is one sign of the radical change in rising India’s vacation dynamic. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com. As scorching temperatures empty India’s cities, the emerging rich, ordinary rich and seriously rich engage in the gentle snobbery of overseas destination shopping, the level of exotica marking the distinction between sophisticate and arriviste. Growing foreign travel is only one sign of the radical change in rising ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Rediff.com

'Television has become mindless trash'

'Movie tickets cost Rs 500, 600 on weekends. Why would someone want to watch Ananth Mahadevan and Saurabh Shukla in Staying Alive instead of Shah Rukh Khan for Rs 300 in Happy New Year?' 'It's a very tricky and dangerous ground for good and progressive cinema.' 'Today, only mainstream, star-studded extravagances run.' 'People watch it and then call it the 'shittiest film' they have ever seen, but they have ended given up Rs 500 to the Rs 5,000 crore kitty.' IMAGE: Ananth Mahadevan in Blame It ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts

Get

Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
    
Alerts
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
 
More     Less