FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2014. HYDERABAD, INDIA
Andhra Pradesh View All
Accused in quid-pro-quo cases against Jagan appear in court...
In response to court summons, Ongole MP Y V Subba Reddy,IAS officer S N Mohanty and other accused in the quid-pro-quo investment cases involving the YSR Congres
Now, buy land in AP Capital
Some time back, realtors were having a field day selling lands around the Andhra Pradesh capital region for the price of gold. However, the AP government had di
Drought-hit AP regions list out
According to a government order released by the Andhra Pradesh government, 226 mandals across seven districts in AP have been hit by severe drought. The AP gove
Telangana View All
Telangana cabinet approves appointment of parliamentary secretaries...
Hyderabad: The Telangana Cabinet on Friday approved the decision to appoint parliamentary secretaries in the state.   The Cabinet, which met here on Friday, e
KTR's Dubai trip: Who paid for it?
K Taraka Ramarao, the IT Minister of Telagnana for quite sometime has been promising heaven for IT industry. He already promised free WiFi across the state capi
Can NaRa Lokesh, Sharmila conquer Telangana?
The Telugu Desam Party and the YSR Congress Party headed by N Chandrababu Naidu and YS Jagan Mohan Reddy face the tag of 'Andhra leaders' and 'Andhra parties' w
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Chakri's wife claims dowry harassment, family disputes

It's been only a few days that Tollywood's most gifted musician Chakri passed away and we hear that all is not well in his household. According to reports, the ugly side of the gre

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HMR Nagole-Mettuguda route to be inaugurated on Ugadi

The Nagole-Mettuguda route of the Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) is expected to be inaugurated on Ugadi next year. NVS Reddy, MD, HMR inspected the areas around Nagole and Uppal on Fri

  • Ex-Army personnel treated as civilians
    Cantt road blockade It is not just the civilian population that is facing problems with the Army imposing restrictions on the use of roads. A sizable number of ex-servicemen livin More...
  • Now, buy land in AP Capital
    Some time back, realtors were having a field day selling lands around the Andhra Pradesh capital region for the price of gold. However, the AP government had directed that the sale More...
WEB EXCLUSIVE

Few takers for new Volvo buses

The Road Transport Corporation (RTC) officials should have let out a sigh of relief when 80 Volvo buses were unveiled recently by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao. However, right

  • Elevated ways, MLGS to ease traffic
    Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has directed officials to submit a FPR in the next review meeting Multi-Level Grade Separators (MLGS) and elevated ways will come up in the city More...
  • KTR's Dubai trip: Who paid for it?
    K Taraka Ramarao, the IT Minister of Telagnana for quite sometime has been promising heaven for IT industry. He already promised free WiFi across the state capital,Hyderabad and ha More...
Ap Capital

Metro from Vijayawada to Tullur

The landscape of Tullur is undergoing a lot of changes right after Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandra Babu Naidu announced Tullur as the new capital.    According to the latest report...

  • Vijayawada to be country’s fish capital
  • Rajahmundry’s abode of reforms
  • Focus on weeding out encroachments to beautify city
  • GMC’s new mantra! Solar Powered Pumps
Hyderabad Hans

It is an inexplicable joy hearing to the ‘Devi Krithis’ penned by the trinity and music connoisseurs in the city experienced the same thanks to the efforts of Sanathana Sampradaya Sangeeth....

  • ALEAP @22 still committed to women empowerment
  • Winged visitors grace Sanjeevaiah Park
  • HMR Nagole-Mettuguda route to be inaugurated on Ugadi
  • ISKCON to produce Value’ble youth
Cities

President Pranab Mukherjee Discharged From Hospital

New Delhi:  President Pranab Mukherjee was today discharged from the Army Research and Referral Hospital in New Delhi and he was feeling fine, an official said.   &qu

  • Parents Donate their 2 Year Old’s Organs
  • Sonia Gandhi stable, recovering well
  • India on terror alert
  • Engineers told to maintain quality
INDIA

GST, Mega Tax Reform, Tabled in Lok Sabha

New Delhi:  The GST Bill, which will bring the "single biggest tax reform since Independence", will be taken up in the next Parliament session, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today

  • President Pranab Mukherjee Discharged From Hospital
  • Manipur Deputy CM lauds Imphal Expo 2014
  • India has sent strong message to Pakistan, says PM Modi in
  • Sonia Gandhi stable, recovering well
WORLD

Dhaka:  A UN expert team has arrived in Bangladesh to help clean up the Sundarbans, more than a week after it was hit by a huge oil spill from a capsized boat endangering the world's largest man....

  • Hong Kong ex-chief secretary found guilty of graft
  • Lakhvi booked again; to remain in jail
  • Pakistani Army headquarters attack accused to be executed
  • Obama inks Russia sanctions bill
BUSINESS

Vienna: The basket of 12 crude oils of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) closed at $56.30 a barrel Thursday, compared to $55.64 Wednesday, the OPEC Secretariat said.  ....

  • Indian Terrain to raise Rs.75 crore
  • Sensex makes healthy gains; capital goods stocks zoom
  • GDP likely to grow 5.5 percent in 2015: Mid-year review
  • Surat partners Microsoft to become smart city
SPORTS

India 71/1 after Australia post 505 at stumps on day three

Brisbane: India reached 71 for one, still trailing by 26 runs in their second innings after the third day's play of the second Test against Australia at the Gabba here Friday. Australia, earlier, sco

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  • Peshawar attack: PCB under fire
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EDITOR'S CHOICE

Panaji:  As Goa's political parties drum up the seasonal tempo over the ills of projecting Goa as a destination for electronic dance music (EDM) festivals, official documents have red-flagged se....

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  • Distress migration of workers rampant in Odisha
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  • Fuel costs make Indian aviation's flight choppy
TECHNOLOGY

Washington:  NASA and an international team of planetary scientists have found evidence in meteorites on Earth that indicates Mars has a distinct and global reservoir of water or ice near its sur....

  • NASA's planet-hunting Kepler finds new exoplanet
  • Facebook now auto-enhances your photos
  • Smart jeans block wireless signals
  • BlackBerry returns to its roots, woos keyboard loyalists
NRI

London:  A 34-year-old Indian-origin man in the UK, who pleaded guilty for strangling his wife to death, has been sentenced to a hospital restriction with no-time limit order under the country's....

  • Indian jailed by S'pore court for filming women
  • A village with Rs 1000 cr in NRI deposits
  • He made the city proud in US
  • Kerala nurses in Libya to return
EDUCATION/CAREER

Disclose your religion to find job satisfaction

New York:  Employees who openly discuss their religious beliefs at work are often happier and have a higher job satisfaction than those who do not, says a study.     For many peopl

  • Mid-Day Meal: Kids to get quality food
  • Introvert employees shape career graph of colleagues
  • Ananda calls to work for women empowerment
  • Entry level professionals lack soft skills to succeed
LIFESTYLE

New Delhi:  The annual Dastkari Haat crafts bazaar, which will start from Jan 1, 2015 here, will not only bring the finest handicrafts from across the country, but will also offer intricate handi....

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  • Ritu relishes 25-year fairytale run
  • Another salon outlet for beautiful tresses
  • Best Work-Life Balance in Denmark
PARENTING/KIDS

New York:  Parents could be putting their children's lives at risk if they buy them a cheap and old car, say researchers.     Almost half of teenage drivers killed on US roads in th....

  • Skipping meals make kids obese
  • Music sparks language development in poor kids
  • E-cigarettes exposing rising number of kids to nicotine
  • Unhealthy environment tunes kids' genes for anti-social b...
TRAVEL

Best Work-Life Balance in Denmark

According to a report by Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development or OECD Denmark is the country with the best work-life balance. Apparently  India does not come under the 34 memb

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  • Las Vegas Gears Up for New Year
  • Asia Cruise Fund welcomes Hainan, Philippines
  • Keylong in Himachal chills at -9.6 degrees
FOOD

Lucknow:  Since the times of the nawabs, the city has been known for its delectable street food. While the royals munched on mouth-watering delicacies cooked by their 'khansamas', old Lucknow h....

  • Budweiser most searched beer on Google in 2014
  • McDonalds Shrinking Menu
  • KFC to use Assam hot chillies Bhut Jolokia
  • McDonald's faces french fries shortage
RELATIONSHIP

New York:  Not just mothers, even fathers go through hormonal changes as the date of delivery comes closer, finds a study.       Previous studies have shown that men's hormo....

  • Men shop more via smartphones than women
  • Spicy foods boost men's sex drive
  • Gift your loved ones a 3D Christmas tree
  • How to rekindle romance in army couples
ENVIRONMENT

Swachh Bharat Mission

The Government of India has launched “Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban)” on 2nd October, 2014 with the following objectives:-      (i) Eliminate open defecation,  &nb

  • Solid waste management under Swachh Bharat Mission
  • Kashmir freezes; Leh coldest at minus 14
  • Ice Age thaw signalled 1,000 years earlier
  • Ancient earth may have fetched water from beneath
AUTO

The baby Jag is coming to India, albeit not till the second half of 2015. The A4, 3-series and C-Class rival will be the last to be launched. While the rest of the ca....

  • Hyundai & Harley clinch top titles at auto awards
  • Car prices set to climb
  • Hero MotoCorp to sell bikes online via Snapdeal
  • 20,752 units of Ford EcoSport recalled
HEALTH

London: The adverse effects of a high-fat diet - high blood pressure and nutrition derived inflammation - can be reduced by eating bilberries, a study says.     For the first time, bilb....

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  • A hug a day keeps the doctor away
  • Check your weight once a week to lose fat!
  • Migraine may double facial paralysis risk
HANS/EDITORIAL

Of protecting human rights

A week ago the Human Rights Day, December 10, was observed the world over, but sadly it failed to receive the attention it deserves in India. More so, for the past two-three decades there has been a v...

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Crime

Gurgaon: Three people, including a teenager, were arrested here for acid attack on a woman and her nine-year-old daughter, police said Friday.   Raja, 30, from Bihar's Muzaffarpur; Azad alias ....

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  • Sydney conducts anti-terror raids post siege
  • Man held with pistol in kashmir.
  • Uber rape: Driver's character certificate fraud held