TUESDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2014. HYDERABAD, INDIA
Andhra Pradesh View All
Red sanders smugglers brought under PD Act
Tirupati: Tightening their grip on the smugglers, the Tirupati (Urban) police got approval from the District Collector to bring five more arrested smugglers inv
Tirupati railway station goes green, installs solar power panels...
SCR GM inaugurates power grid solar power panels People submit representations to him Tirupati: South Central Railway (SCR) General Manager PK Sri
APCC chief slams central, state govts
Nellore: APCC President N Raghuveera Reddy  alleged that the central and state governments were pursuing anti-people’s policies which were also hurting the inte
Telangana View All
Interaction workshop for Deans of NITs begins
Warangal: A two-day inter-NIT interaction workshop on curriculum for Deans (Academic) of National Institutes of Technology (NITs) commenced at NIT Warangal in K
Teacher selected for Indian Science Congress
Mahabubabad (Warangal): A government school teacher V Gurunadha Rao received invitation for the 102nd Indian Science Congress to be held in Mumbai from January
KU staff protest enters fifth day
Warangal: Protest by the examinations branch employees of Kakatiya University seeking extra duty remuneration entered the fifth day on Monday. The employees
POLLS

AP Assembly wasting time over unnecessary discussions

DON'T MISS

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

  • Inter practicals from Feb 12
    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...
  • No change in inter practicals
    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...
NON STOP

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

  • OBCs most indebted
    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...
WEB EXCLUSIVE

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...
Ap Capital

Innovation and cities: Practical Solutions

A garden bridge over River Thames between Waterloo Bridge and Blackfriars Bridge could begin in 2015 as an important landmark of London. The 1200-foot bridge consists of public spaces and garden with ...

  • Excise Min hard-sells welfare measures to weavers
  • Tiny tots put up a roaring show
  • Interpreting the Income Tax Act
  • We are farmers, not watchmen!
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

Tirupati railway station goes green, installs solar power panels

SCR GM inaugurates power grid solar power panels People submit representations to him Tirupati: South Central Railway (SCR) General Manager PK Srivastava who inspecte

  • Flipkart, OLA cabs Ranked Top Companies to Offer Placement...
  • Resident of Hyderabad wins gold
  • Money in elections root cause of corruption: ex-CEC Qurais...
  • On a mission to light up lives
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

Propaganda around conversions has been one of the major political tools during last few decades. It was Niyogi Commission report which investigated the conversions in Adivasi areas in 1950s, then the ....

  • Foregone conclusion
  • Interpreting the Income Tax Act
  • 2014 best year for India in space
  • Indian IT industry growth up in 2014
TECHNOLOGY

Micromax Informatics Limited has launched its latest 3G enabled voice-calling tablet Micromax Canvas Tab P470 in India. The highlight of this tablet is that it comes with 21 Indian languages support e....

  • Google unveils 'Best Apps of 2014' section on Play Store...
  • An app which can help you land an airplane
  • How to Apply for a Passport Online
  • NASA mulls airships, floating city for manned Venus missio...
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

It has by now become widely known that Suzuki has been busy developing a Suzuki Gixxer faired version (scroll below for spy pictures). As we reported earlier, the upc....

  • Bultaco Brinco hybrid bike launched
  • Mercedes-Benz reveals GLE Coupe
  • Renault India to launch Lodgy next year
  • Jaguar XE coming to India in the second half of 2015
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

From Bhrastatha to Swachhatha

Sab ka Saath Sab Ka Vikas was the slogan coined by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, which was also presented by the new Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, as the aim and purp...

  • The penalty of inefficiency
  • Whither reforms drive?
  • Of protecting human rights
  • Jihad - How Un-Islamic it is
Crime

Tirupati: Tightening their grip on the smugglers, the Tirupati (Urban) police got approval from the District Collector to bring five more arrested smugglers involved in many smuggling cases under the ....

  • Rs.22 cr worth red sanders seized in 2014
  • Nirmal Tahsildar in ACB net
  • Jackie Chan's son prosecuted on drugs charge
  • US may put North Korea on terrorism list