Rediff.com is an Indian news, information, entertainment and shopping
web portal, founded in 1996 as "Rediff On The NeT". It is
headquartered in Mumbai, with offices in Bangalore, New Delhi and New
According to Alexa,
Rediff.com is the No. 24 Indian web portal.
It has more than 300 employees. Most of the visitors to Rediff.com
are from India, while the rest come primarily from the US and
China. In April 2001,
Rediff.com acquired and began offering India
Abroad. As of February 2011, it ranked 295 on Alexa.
Rediff.com was the firstwebsite domain name
registered in India in 1996.; however according to the records of
Network Solutions, the registrar of Rediff.com, the domain was
registered in 1997.
Rediff.com was alleged to be in violation of the Securities
Act for filing materially false prospectus in relation to an
its American depositary shares.
In April 2016, the Company decided to delist from NASDAQ, citing
the high cost of reporting requirements, given its financial
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Rediffmail – Web based and app-based e-mail which has around 95
million registered usernames.
Rediff Shopping – An online and app-based marketplace, headquartered
in Mumbai, India, selling mobile phones, shopping, apparel and
accessories, valentine gifts and home utility and electronics.
Rediff News App – On 14 September 2012, Rediff launched its Android
App for Rediff News.
Rediff iShare – From 10 July 2007, Rediff users were able to upload
their videos, music and pictures to the Rediff iShare multimedia
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