TUESDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2014. HYDERABAD, INDIA
Andhra Pradesh View All
Crime rate on the rise in Vijayawada
Vijayawada: “Open House” held by Police Commissioner A B Venkateswarlu on Saturday raised many an eyebrow in the city. The blunt statement of facts stated by hi
Technology to streamline traffic
Cops to use tech to provide security to women; Rapid Action Force centre will be set up in city, says DGP Visakhapatnam: New technology would be used to stream
Hudhud Cyclone Havoc
Repair works at airport, railway station at snail’s pace Passengers are forced to wait in bone-chilling cold on platforms Roof over most of platform
Telangana View All
Smooth vehicular flow without signals, stoppage stressed ...
Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao envisioned smooth flow of vehicular traffic in twin cities without traffic signals and stoppages. Pointi
Venkataswamy funeral today
Hyderabad: Former Union Minister Venkataswamy held important portfolios including Labour and Textiles. He also served as a Minister in Andhra Pradesh from 1978
Attack on comedian Venu
Talasani assures action against assaulters Hyderabad: Cinematography Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav has assured that the State government would take stern ac
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AP Assembly wasting time over unnecessary discussions

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Mukkoti festival begins at Bhadradri temple

Bhadrachalam: The 11-day Mukkoti festival began on a grand note at Sri Sitaramachandra Swamy Temple here on Monday. The presiding deity gave darshan to devotees in “Mats

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    Hyderabad: Practical examinations for the Intermediate course will be held in Telangana from February 12 to March 4, informed Education Minister Jagadish Reddy here on Monday. He w More...
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    Andhra Pradesh has not yet come up with its views on how to conduct the test. TS Education Minister would think about a common examination if the AP government approaches them. Hy More...
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Venkataswamy funeral today

Hyderabad: Former Union Minister Venkataswamy held important portfolios including Labour and Textiles. He also served as a Minister in Andhra Pradesh from 1978 to 1982 in the cabin

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    In urban areas, they showed highest incidence of indebtedness As a whole, 31% of total rural households and 22% of urban households reported debt (cash loan) outstanding More...
  • Venkataswamy passes away
    Hyderabad: Veteran Congress leader and former Union Minister G Venkataswamy passed away here on Monday evening. Venkata Swamy, popularly known as Kaka, was admitted to the Care Hos More...
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Smooth vehicular flow without signals, stoppage stressed

Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao envisioned smooth flow of vehicular traffic in twin cities without traffic signals and stoppages. Pointing out that road tra

  • Attack on comedian Venu
    Talasani assures action against assaulters Hyderabad: Cinematography Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav has assured that the State government would take stern action against those i More...
  • Intense cold wave in Adilabad dist
    Adilabad: Intense cold wave conditions are prevailing in the district, with the lowest minimum temperature of 3.9 degrees Celsius being recorded here on December 20. Temperatu More...
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Crime rate on the rise in Vijayawada

Vijayawada: “Open House” held by Police Commissioner A B Venkateswarlu on Saturday raised many an eyebrow in the city. The blunt statement of facts stated by him seemed to have shocked tho...

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  • Kotappakonda, Guntur
  • PFC commits 123 crore for AP school toilets
  • On a mission to light up lives
Hyderabad Hans

Kolkata: Clicking selfies became an urban cultural phenomenon in India during 2014 leaving autographs outdated. Whether it was about flaunting a new hairstyle, telling the world about a brush with a c....

  • Solar wind may predict earth-bound meteoroids
  • Sri Chaitanya student tops AMTI Olympiad
  • Status of agri households in India
  • SV Chess Academy inaugurated by MLA NVSS Prabhakar
Cities

Flipkart, OLA cabs Ranked Top Companies to Offer Placements

 Chennai: Setting a new trend, startup companies offering competitive salaries took part in good numbers in this year's annual placement season at the Indian Institute of Tech

  • Resident of Hyderabad wins gold
  • Money in elections root cause of corruption: ex-CEC Qurais...
  • On a mission to light up lives
  • Bibliophiles in for 10-day extravaganza
INDIA

Will direct transfers limit subsidy bill?

In January 2015, the Indian government will begin making subsidy payments directly into the bank accounts of millions of customers who buy cooking gas from state-owned distributors. The latest initiat

  • Huddle over Ghar Vapsi
  • Mamata waging war against media
  • Disarming the rebels, the northeast way
  • Modi Suggests Christmas Could be Working Day for Many
WORLD

New Delhi:  India is offering to set up an insurance pool to indemnify global nuclear suppliers against liability in the case of a nuclear accident, in a bid to unblock billions of dollars in tra....

  • Heavy rains displace 290,000 in Sri Lanka
  • Friction, division in New York after murder of two policem...
  • Pakistan court suspends execution of two convicts
  • Sydney siege gunman's partner's bail revoked
BUSINESS

Even as online retail sales continue to shoot up with the e-commerce industry expected to touch Rs.216 billion ($3.5 billion) in the current fiscal, the sector has recently come under fire with both m....

  • Sensex closes 330 points; bank stocks roll
  • Tata-Singapore JV Vistara launch in Jan
  • Rajan Fights for RBI Autonomy Amid Rate Cut Rants
  • BHEL enters Turkey with euro 16.96 mn contract
SPORTS

India win gold at the U-16 Chess Olympiad

Kolkata:  India justified their top billing to win the gold in the Under-16 Chess Olympiad held at University of Gyor in Hungary.     India overcame stiff competition from formidab

  • Anushka upsets Virat
  • Warning to BCCI: Accept DRS or Suffer
  • Afridi goodbye to ODI post World Cup
  • Ishant Sharma Fine Adds to Brisbane Insult
EDITOR'S CHOICE

The interpretation of taxing statutes has occupied a distinct area of our jurisprudence.  Strict interpretation of tax laws in contradistinction to liberal interpretation of other branches of law....

  • 2014 best year for India in space
  • Indian IT industry growth up in 2014
  • Significance of second Modi-Obama meet
  • Exercise caution
TECHNOLOGY

Washington: Here comes an app that would help you land your plane in case the aircraft engine fails. The new iPad app Xavion connects with a small plane's autopilot via wi-fi that would guide you to ....

  • How to Apply for a Passport Online
  • NASA mulls airships, floating city for manned Venus missio...
  • Technology killing tradition
  • New pathway to turn sunlight into electricity
NRI

Washington:  Notching successes in fields as diverse as poetry and politics, some three million- strong Indian American community packed more power and influence far beyond their numbers in the y....

  • Indians escape Execution in Saudi Arabia
  • Indian says getting better every day after Sydney si
  • Indian professor honoured in Australia
  • Indian man gets mental health sentence in UK
EDUCATION/CAREER

Why You must read Books

Do you have all the time in the world to make all the mistakes and learn from them! The average life expectancy worldwide is approximately 71 years (wiki), out of which we spend one fourth of it growi

  • NSDA shortlists 5 proposals for skills development
  • No change in inter practicals
  • IIT Kharagpur students get most jobs in campus placements
  • Flipkart, OLA cabs Ranked Top Companies to Offer Placement...
LIFESTYLE

Model Sadhna Singh and designer Sanjana Jon voiced out against rape and violence on women Day three of the Kingfisher Ultra Hyderabad International Fashion Week continued on a high note as local and ....

  • How clean is your house?
  • X-mas make-up trends: Go red, gold
  • The art of saree draping
  • Ethnic wear @ discounted prices
PARENTING/KIDS

London: Eating fast food affects not only your child's general health but could also slow down his/her brain, a new research suggests. The researchers found that children who eat the most fast food s....

  • Why children are generous
  • Prenatal exposure to air pollution ups child's autism ris...
  • Double Trouble!
  • Know what makes kids generous
TRAVEL

Christmas celebrations take over Meghalaya

Shillong: Choir groups singing carols in churches and at public places and decorated shops are a common sight across Meghalaya as people gear up for the Christmas celebrations in this "abode of t

  • Ranakpur for simple, unhurried life
  • Kotappakonda, Guntur
  • Snow in Shimla brings promise of White Christmas
  • Best Work-Life Balance in Denmark
FOOD

Olive Bistro – A name which needs no introduction. Ever since it’s glitzy entry in 2013, Olive Bistro has carved a niche for itself. Set amidst the high hills, overseeing the secret Durgam....

  • Hot chocolate cocktail for Christmas
  • Eat, Pray and Celebrate
  • Coffee with sugar has different effect?
  • Quicker food choices driven by taste
RELATIONSHIP

London:  Researchers have recently claimed that time does not always help people, who suffer physically from a broken heart, recover easily.     Stress-induced cardiomyopathy, or &....

  • Love at first sight doesn’t exist!
  • Women spend an hour daily on their looks
  • Don't mix sexual fantasies with true love life
  • How a woman picks her mate
ENVIRONMENT

Monkeys far smarter than thought

New York: Researchers have uncovered a sophisticated primate language of monkeys which even has local dialects and found that they can form basic 'sentences' to communicate. The same species of monk

  • Birds can sense approaching storms way ahead
  • Smoking in cars to be banned in England, attempt to protec...
  • Tooth loss in birds occurred 116 million years ago
  • Dinosaur-killer asteroid nearly wiped out mammals too
AUTO

Chennai:  French automobile maker Renault Monday announced that it would launch its seven-seater multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) Lodgy in India ne....

  • Jaguar XE coming to India in the second half of 2015
  • Hyundai & Harley clinch top titles at auto awards
  • Car prices set to climb
  • Hero MotoCorp to sell bikes online via Snapdeal
HEALTH

London: An expert from Loughborough University in Britain has developed a social network platform called 'Sleepful' to help insomniacs access online a promising "talking therapy". Called C....

  • Free cataract surgery
  • Smoking in cars to be banned in England, attempt to protec...
  • Sleeplessness linked to back pain
  • Indians suffer weak bones due to lack of exercise
HANS/EDITORIAL

The penalty of inefficiency

A young girl is raped by a lone taxi driver in New Delhi almost exactly two years after another was by a bus driver and his cronies in the same city. This year’s victim survived but is scarred. ...

  • Whither reforms drive?
  • Of protecting human rights
  • Jihad - How Un-Islamic it is
  • Message from KCR
Crime

Nirmal (Adilabad): Officials of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) caught Nirmal Tahsildar Prabhakar red handed on Monday while accepting a bribe of Rs 5,000 from one Shekhar of Mujgi village in this ma....

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  • US may put North Korea on terrorism list
  • North Korea did not hack Sony pictures
  • Robbers break into temple, escape with idols, jewellery