SATURDAY, AUGUST 01, 2015. HYDERABAD, INDIA

Andhra Pradesh View All
YSRCP protest outside AP Sec office over YSR photo removal...
YSRCP leaders staged a protest on Friday outside the Andhra Pradesh Secretary office over the removal of YS Rajasekhar's photograph removal in the Assembly.
Actor Sivaji to be president of AP Special Status committee...
A committee has been formed to press the Central Government  to fulfill its promise to accord special category status to Andhra Pradesh and keep up the promises
AP govt not to damage environment near river Krishna
The Andhra Pradesh government has assured the National Green Tribunal that it will not take any action which would damage the environment near the floodplains o

Telangana View All
Free Yoga Workshop In Begumpet on August 1-2
An all new Free Yoga workshop is being conducted at Begumpet by Yoga Instructor Mr Mohan. This workshop is not just ideal for the experienced practitioners, but
AP, Telangana making efforts for release of Indians kidnapped in Libya...
The governments of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on Friday said they were making all efforts to seek the safe and early release of two men from the state who are
TRS MPs stage protest before PM
The TRS MPs have been continuing their protest in the Parliament demanding immediate division of the Hyderabad High Court. Soon after the Parliament began
POLLS

APJ Abdul Kalam was one of the most non-controversial President India had

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How Kalam inspired a girl to become a scientist

The book title "Who is Kalam?" may be intriguing but has a heart-warming story behind it -- of a teenaged schoolgirl who asked the tough question to the former president

WEB EXCLUSIVE

Mr India now ramps for the silver screen

The last one week has been a riveting journey for Mr India 2015 Rohit Khandelwal. Rohit stood out against 10,000 odd applicants to stake claim to the title. Honouring his success,

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Formulate unified service rules for teachers: DTF

Members of the Democratic Teachers Federation (DTF) staged a dharna at Lenin Centre on Friday demanding formulation of unified service rules for teachers of Andhra Pradesh. Speaking on the occasion...

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Hyderabad Hans

Come first Sunday of August and people indulge in joyous celebrations of Friendship Day across diverse cultures and social segments around the globe.  This is the day when people acknowledge thei....

  • Portraying emotions through contemporary dance
  • Security beefed up for Bonalu
  • Commemorating the Divine Soul – Bhakta Ramadasu
  • Tenders for skyways to be ready in 2 days
Crime

A 20-year-old tourist from the US has alleged that she was molested by a cab driver of a city-based private company following which an FIR was registered by Delhi Police against him on Thursday. ....

  • Man arrested for torturing minors to cook dog meat
  • Three arrested in Alprazolam drug seize in Hyderabad
  • 3 held for illegal manufacturing of drugs
  • Fake vaccination certificate racket busted; 3 arrested
INDIA

Hindu terrorists' coined by UPA, weakened India's stand on terrorism, says Rajnath Singh

Government on Friday hit out at Congress, saying the term "Hindu terrorism" coined by its previous government had "weakened" the fight against the scourge by diverting the directio

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  • A fitting tribute to Dr APJ Abdul Kalam
  • National Gallery of Victoria displaying Lord Krishna
  • Modi's announcement for National Handloom Day appreciated
WORLD

French police said they had prevented more than 1,000 desperate attempts by migrants to get into Britain via the Channel Tunnel Friday, as London readied emergency talks on the crisis. "More....

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BUSINESS

The government is willing to provide only 70,000 crore - 25,000 crore each in current and next fiscal and 10,000 crore each in 2017-18 and 2018-19 New Delhi: Public sector banks will need to raise Rs....

  • Rajan: Capital infusion a good beginning
  • Uber to invest $1bn in India
  • Over 1,500 listed cos yet to appoint women directors
  • Rajendra Srivastava new dean of ISB
SPORTS

Titans taste second defeat

Patna: Bengaluru Bulls put up an impressive performance to beat Telugu Titans 35-21 in the Pro Kabaddi Season 2 here on Friday. At the Pataliputra Stadium, Ajay Thakur ran away with the match with a s

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NEWS ANALYSIS

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TECHNOLOGY

ZTE launched three new V3 series smartphones – the ZTE V3 Youth Edition, ZTE V3 Energy Edition and ZTE V3 Extreme Edition. The phones are currently available for booking on the company’s C....

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NRI

Washington: An Indian-American woman is one of the nine people who were chosen for American cable television network HBO's writers' fellowship programme. "Prathiksha Srinivasan, along with writ....

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  • Jindal wouldn't say what he would do with illegal im...
  • Saskatoon Hindu Temple mulls $1.2 million expansion
EDUCATION/CAREER

Indian scientists discover plant species of dinosaur age

Bhubaneswar: Indian scientists claim to have discovered two new Cycads species of plants in Odisha which were dominant some 201 million to 145 million years ago, popularly known as the Jurassic period

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  • Insect sized robot can jump on water
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LIFESTYLE

Right from the time Mahatma Gandhi used khadi as a symbol of protest against the British Raj to the modern, technology-savvy era, the fabric continues to capture the imagination of the masses. On its ....

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PARENTING/KIDS

New York: A little praise or reward improves the performance of children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) on certain cognitive tasks - more so than they would for typically develop....

  • Socially polite kindergarteners grow up to be better adult...
  • Teen girls face bias as leaders
  • Teach your kids forgiveness from childhood
  • How mother's diet changes 'tastebuds' of newborn's hea...
TRAVEL

Beads, pottery retrace India-Bali links

Remnants of ancient Indian pottery, beads and even Indian DNA found in human bones point to thriving trade and social contacts between India and Bali dating back to more than 2,000 years. Besides

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FOOD

In a state where roadside dhabas - its gift to the rest of the country - are a common occurrence, one such eatery stands out. Dhaba Express, on the outskirts of this town that is believed to date to t....

  • This restaurant is offering food in 'dog bowl'
  • La Vie: Hidden gem in one of Delhi's most posh markets
  • Spices Board pushes for more sops
  • UV light can make fruits germ-free
RELATIONSHIP

Melbourne: Love Facebooking with your partner? Researchers have now discovered that couples who Facebook together, tend to stay together for long.   Co-author of the paper Dr Catalina Toma at t....

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ENVIRONMENT

Cloudbursts in J&K reviving nature's fury

Jammu and Kashmir has been through an unusual situation during the last fortnight with cloudbursts occurring with frightening frequency. The freak phenomenon after last year's unprecedented floo

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  • Heavy showers to lash Bengal, Odisha and northeast: IMD
AUTO

Maruti Suzuki has entered the premium auto market with the launch of NEXA showrooms. The new edition to the brand’s latest philosophy was started by dealers Var....

  • New Triumph Tiger 800 XR launched in India at Rs 10 lakh
  • Mercedes-Benz launches S500 Coupe and S63 AMG Coupe in Ind...
  • Mercedes rolls out three new models in Indian market
  • M&M launches AT variant of Scorpio priced up to 14 lakh
HEALTH

Have you heard of "Holiday Heart Syndrome"? It happens when a non-drinker or a light drinker gives in to the weekend party mood and goes on a drinking spree. If this becomes a habit the....

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Opinion

India faces new threat

Too many developments are taking place, simultaneously, on the security front that India can scarcely ignore. The Gurdaspur attack has yielded dead bodies and numbing fear that militancy may have retu...

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Spiritual

With an intent of completing the musical version of Bhagavad Gita which was started by Telugu singer Ghantasala, a noticeable effort was made by Gangadhara Sastry where he released the audio of Sampoo....

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