SATURDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2014. HYDERABAD, INDIA
Andhra Pradesh View All
Govt offices to be set up in mirchi yard?
The Andhra Pradesh government is likely to house its employees in a chilli yard at Guntur. A high level committee scouting for space to locate the government em
Oil palm growers allege foul play
Hyderabad: Oil palm farmers are up in arms, alleging that they have been deprived of their due by the oil millers who have a cartel. The farmers have urged the
AP plans mega water grid project
Hyderabad: Aiming to utilise Godavari waters for upland areas, the State is contemplating to construct a lift irrigation project at the multi- purpose Polaravam
Telangana View All
Oil palm growers allege foul play
Hyderabad: Oil palm farmers are up in arms, alleging that they have been deprived of their due by the oil millers who have a cartel. The farmers have urged the
Telangana Chief Whip assumes charge
Hyderabad: Dharampuri MLA Koppula Eshwar has assumed charge as Chief Whip of Telangana government on Friday. Thanking Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao for the
Khammam dist will become a power hub for Telangana
Khammam: Minister for Roads and Buildings Tummala Nageswara Rao on Friday undertook a whirlwind tour on a bike in several areas of Khammam city. Nageswara Rao v
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Greater demand for CAs

Hyderabad: Salaries offered to Chartered Accountants (CAs) may be nowhere close to what their engineering and management counterparts get but the placements of the former are on th

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Telangana Chief Whip assumes charge

Hyderabad: Dharampuri MLA Koppula Eshwar has assumed charge as Chief Whip of Telangana government on Friday. Thanking Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao for the opportunity, he sta

WEB EXCLUSIVE

Farmers raise a banner of revolt against CRDA

Guntur: Farmers with fertile land on the river front have intensified agitation against Capital Regional Development Authority (CRDA) even before it comes into existence. The CRDA

  • Jupudi joins Telugu Desam
    Hyderabad: In yet another jolt to the YSRCP, former party leader and MLC Jupudi Prabhakar Rao joined the ruling TDP.  A strong leader from Mala community, Rao has been very cl More...
  • State loses 21,908 cr to Hudhud cyclone
    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh government has estimated the total losses incurred due to Hudhud cyclone that hit the Visakhapatnam coast on October 12 at Rs 21,908 crore. Making a s More...
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An il-‘luminate’-ing festival for management students

The department of commerce of Maris Stella College organised an inter-collegiate meet ‘Luminate-2014’ recently. Aparna Jute Creations CEO Aparna, who is an alumnus of the college, inaugura...

  • Vijayawada girl crowned Miss India USA
  • 8 more Aadhaar seeding centres to come up in city
  • Metro Rail to connect Thulluru, Vijayawada
  • Develop rural infrastructure
Hyderabad Hans

Washington: The landing of a rover on a comet by European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft tops the list of 10 breakthroughs of 2014, the prestigious journal Science announced in its December issue.....

  • NASA's planet-hunting Kepler finds new exoplanet
  • Convocation ceremony at MCEME
  • Edn reforms needed in developing countries
  • Anand inaugurates Nguru MathLab Plus
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

Telangana Bidda takes on the corrupt in UP

Hyderabad: Bulandshahar's District Magistrate B Chandrakala, who belongs to Grajana Palli village in Ella Reddy mandal in Karimnagar district, is carving out a name for herself in the hearts of peopl

  • Mega tax reform bill tabled in Lok Sabha
  • GST, Mega Tax Reform, Tabled in Lok Sabha
  • President Pranab Mukherjee Discharged From Hospital
  • Manipur Deputy CM lauds Imphal Expo 2014
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

  • Sania's marriage with Shoaib rock solid
  • Peshawar attack: PCB under fire
  • Indian tennis in 2014: Sania dazzled, men fumbled
  • India's unsung heroes: Blind cricketers do us proud
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....

  • Diaspora can help Indian brands go global
  • Distress migration of workers rampant in Odisha
  • World War III, Net Addiction Could Be Of Help
  • Fuel costs make Indian aviation's flight choppy
TECHNOLOGY

Using Japan's most powerful computer, researchers have explored how the physics of champagne bubbles may help address the world's future energy needs. The team was able to simulate bubble nucleat....

  • 'Smart' window that tints, powers itself
  • Internet addiction affects 6% of people worldwide
  • Tweets with images, hashtags get more re-tweets
  • Instant-start computers in offing
NRI

Melbourne: Amitabh Mattoo, one of India's leading thinkers, has been honoured in Australia for his significant contribution towards deepening and strengthening bilateral ties. Mattoo, 52, the inaugur....

  • Indian man gets mental health sentence in UK
  • 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
EDUCATION/CAREER

3 tips to crack a tough job interview

There are times when you go prepared for a job interview and yet face a tough interview panel. What do you do then? Do you fumble, ramble or just say the truth? When unprepared with the answer in the

  • 80% employees to switch careers in 2015
  • Deciding the right career option
  • Greater demand for CAs
  • Disclose your religion to find job satisfaction
LIFESTYLE

With Christmas and New Year fast approaching, the city is flooded with sales. For this, Megamart announced the Big Heart Sale. The sale will slash prices to low, affordable prices, reaffirming their m....

  • Making the special day perfect
  • Crafts bazaar to offer Tibetan artisans' products
  • Designer Swimsuits For Moms, Courtesy Nidhi Munim
  • Ritu relishes 25-year fairytale run
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

  • Holiday heartburn: How to tackle it?
  • 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

Origin of long-standing space mystery solved

London: Researchers from University of Southampton have helped solve a long-standing space mystery - the origin of the “theta aurora”. Auroras are the most visible manifestation of the Sun

  • Swachh Bharat Mission
  • Solid waste management under Swachh Bharat Mission
  • Kashmir freezes; Leh coldest at minus 14
  • Ice Age thaw signalled 1,000 years earlier
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....

  • How to de-stress at work
  • 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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  • Message from KCR
  • Aadhaar as an obstruction
  • Environmental dilemmas
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 ....

  • Daughter’s Wedding Called Off in a Dowry Case in Ramacha...
  • Sydney conducts anti-terror raids post siege
  • Man held with pistol in kashmir.
  • Uber rape: Driver's character certificate fraud held