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Counting on govt help

Counting on govt help

Met Department's prediction of a normal monsoon this year comes as a big relief to the country. If the prediction goes correct, it will have
19 Apr 2018, 04:08 AM IST
Time for introspection

Time for introspection

The ruling of the High Court of Judicature at Hyderabad reinstating the suspended Congress MLAs, Komati Reddy Venkat Reddy and Sampath Kumar
18 Apr 2018, 04:04 AM IST
Diluting gravity of rapes

Diluting gravity of rapes

Political opportunism is interpreted in different ways, but usually refers to one or more of the following: a political style of aiming to i
17 Apr 2018, 03:14 AM IST
Code to protect media

Code to protect media

As leaders from the 53 Commonwealth countries prepare to fly to London for a Summit meeting next week, six Commonwealth organisations are un
13 Apr 2018, 11:38 PM IST
Who’ll win Karnataka battle?

Who’ll win Karnataka battle?

The assembly elections in Karnataka slated to be held in May are generating great interest as it is likely to have impact on the national po
13 Apr 2018, 11:34 PM IST

Dismaying standards

13 Apr 2018, 03:01 AM IST

Perception battle

12 Apr 2018, 02:15 AM IST

Travesty of justice

11 Apr 2018, 02:28 AM IST

For an inclusive Telangana

11 Apr 2018, 02:02 AM IST

A retrograde step

10 Apr 2018, 03:05 AM IST

Dazzling extravaganza

07 Apr 2018, 04:07 AM IST

Birth pangs for alternative front

07 Apr 2018, 03:30 AM IST

Restore House sanctity

06 Apr 2018, 03:52 AM IST

Inflation risks weigh

05 Apr 2018, 04:13 AM IST

Put the pedal to the metal

04 Apr 2018, 05:13 AM IST

No performance

03 Apr 2018, 12:26 AM IST

Loophole persists

02 Apr 2018, 04:34 AM IST

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Result-based funding of Universities

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Flimsy ritual in Lok Sabha

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China blatantly arming Pakistan

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Easing investment flow

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Defying logic

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No surprise

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A manmade water crisis

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Just a good move

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A one-upmanship game

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Hot political winds across AP

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Relook edible oil policy

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Pawan has lessons to learn

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