'I can tell you the case that hurts me the most is the one in which the little boy is forced to sign the Kohinoor over.''You take a mother away from a child, you surround him with grown ups speaking a different language, you tell him he must sign this over or else...' The Kohinoor has raised more controversy in history than any other gem.William Dalrymple and Anita Anand, authors of Kohinoor: The Story of the World's Most Infamous Diamond, tell Rediff.com's Vaihayasi Pande Daniel about the ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago
The big birds have flocked at the 11th edition of the international aerospace and defence exhibition -- Aero India 2017 -- at the Air Force Station, Yelahanka in Bengaluru. One of the most sought after exhibitions in Asia, as many as 549 companies are participating this year with 53 fighter aircraft on display. While the Sukhoi 30 MKI, the indigenous light combat aircraft Tejas, Lockheed Martin's F-16 Falcon from the US, the Gripen fighter from Sweden's SAAB and the French Rafale have been ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago
The one thing Kangna Ranaut certainly knows is how to steal the limelight. The actress is giving vintage vibes on the special issue of Harper’s Bazaar Bride magazine cover. Apart from Kangna Ranaut, Shahid Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez and Harshvardhan ...Bollywood Hungama, 2 weeks ago
New Delhi: Agni-5, a nuclear capable missile with the longest range so far, of 5,500 kms and described by India as a "weapon of peace", was successfully test fired from Kalam Island off the Odisha coast, on 26 December 2016, by the Defence Research and ...Sify, 1 month ago
'The year in pictures' treks across the globe, looking back on the moments that shaped 2016. From the United States presidential race, to demonetisation in India to the refugee crisis, the news has kept pouring in. Here are our top 50 moments from the world. (Please click on an image to know more about it) Breaking stigma with colour Widows daubed in colours dance as they take part in the Holi celebrations organised by non-governmental organisation Sulabh International at a temple at ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
New Delhi [India], Dec.23 (ANI): Vijay Diwas and Victory Day were celebrated in India and Bangladesh in the week gone by with as much fervor as in the past. This year, 2016, marked the 45th anniversary of the conclusion of the 1971 Liberation War which ...Sify, 2 months ago
Mahila Samaja on Jhansi Lakshmi Bai Road in Lakshmipuram, the first women's club of Mysuru, is preparing to celebrate its centenary year. With illustrious people from different walks of life as its members, the samaja has a glorious past and will commemorate ...Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
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