India unites to fulfill Bapu’s dreams

Today we mark the beginning of the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of our beloved Bapu He remains a shining beacon of hope for millions of people across the world who seek a life of equality, dignity, inclusion and empowerment The impact he left

02 Oct 2018, 02:02 AM IST

Why T Cong should declare CM candidate

For a country to develop, it should be blessed with a strong and visionary leadership The leader should be visionary because he or she needs to foresee what will be good for the co
30 Sep 2018, 02:31 AM IST

Ugly truths behind irrigation projects

In a country where agriculture used to be and still continues to be at the mercy of vagaries of monsoon irrigation is an important sector to focus on in the interests of farmers Ev
25 Sep 2018, 11:54 PM IST

Mayawati, the eternal disruptor

In a stunning shocker of sorts in recent times, BSP supremo Mayawati struck a deal with the exCongress leader Ajit Jogis Janta Congress Chhattisgarh JCC party in Chhattisgarh
25 Sep 2018, 12:30 AM IST

National Sports Awards are getting controversial

The monsoon months are considered a silly season when nothing happens in Indian sport Its no longer Ever since the birth anniversary of hockey wizard Dhyan Chand is commemorated as
25 Sep 2018, 12:25 AM IST

Chandrababu Naidu’s grand strategies to contain BJP, TRS

For Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, politics is like a chess game He usually does not make any unnecessary moves Even before making a small move like the removal
24 Sep 2018, 02:22 AM IST

Where are Achhe Din, ask the jobless, villagers

Narendra Modi swept Indias 2014 general election with the slogan Achhe Din good days are comingFour years later, as Prime Minister Modi mobilises to win reelection in May, he and h
23 Sep 2018, 03:25 AM IST

India moving in line with global social progress?

The conversations on development have finally moved beyond the barriers of GDP and entered the arena that caters to the needs of the citizens of the nation
23 Sep 2018, 03:12 AM IST

Strategy, credibility key to success in elections

Elections to the Telangana State Assembly are due earlier than expected in view of dissolution of the House Every political party is busily engaged in drafting its own strategy Whi
23 Sep 2018, 03:03 AM IST

Naropa Festival ends with world record in dance

A total of 299 women dressed up in traditional Ladakhi wedding attire danced together to mark the last day of the Naropa festival and also created a Guinness World Record in the pr
22 Sep 2018, 04:29 AM IST

CAT sets aside selection by UPSC

The Central Administrative Tribunal has set aside the selection of candidates by the UPSC to 57 posts in the Ministry of Labour and Employment in 2013, saying it disregarded the pr
22 Sep 2018, 02:52 AM IST

Saudi Arabia to play leading role in countering terrorism

On September 23, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will celebrate its 88th National Day It marks the day the Kingdom was unified under the founding King Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman Al Saud
22 Sep 2018, 02:29 AM IST

Let’s give subtitles to suicide!

The latest statistics portray a very dingy picture about suicides in our country as suicide seems to be one of the leading causes of death here According to World Health Organizati
21 Sep 2018, 02:31 AM IST

Why BJP is on deathbed in Telangana

Soon after 2014 General Elections in which BJP created a history by winning a clear majority in Lok Sabha after a gap of three decades, we were constantly bombarded with news and v
21 Sep 2018, 02:19 AM IST

Everyone has a musical name in this singing village

Curious whistles and chirrups echo through the jungle around Kongthong, a remote Indian village, but this is no birdsong Its people calling out to each other in music an extraordi
20 Sep 2018, 03:03 AM IST

RSS supremo sends a subtle message to BJP

Congress played a big role in freedom movement and gave India many great personalities, the RSS Chief, Mohan Bhagwat said while inaugurating the threeday conclave at New Delhi the
20 Sep 2018, 02:56 AM IST

Amit Shah, correct yourself please

The president of Bharatiya Janata Party and Rajya Sabha Member Amit Anilchandra Shah, popularly known as Amit Shah, whenever visiting Hyderabad and Telangana state, funnily turns h
19 Sep 2018, 02:15 AM IST

Work of law schools across globe helped SC verdict on Section 377

Research work of several law universities, international judgements and psychological institutes came in handy to the Supreme Court in delivering the historic verdict that decrimin
18 Sep 2018, 08:55 AM IST

How India's sports stars overcame overwhelming odds

Ever since she was a kid, Hima Das woke up every morning before the crack of dawn and would go to the local grazing ground in a remote Assam village With no proper gear or even a p
18 Sep 2018, 08:52 AM IST

Misuse of Dowry Law : Apex court leaves issue to Parliament

In a fresh bout of the oftdebated Section 498 A of the Indian Penal Code IPC regarding dowry harassment, the Supreme Court has once again reiterated that this provision of law intr
17 Sep 2018, 12:51 AM IST

TDP pushing hard for a foothold in TS politics

Has God tempered the wind for the shorn lamb For the TDP, which remained rudderless as to what it should tell the electorate to seek its votes in the elections to Telangana Assembl
16 Sep 2018, 11:56 PM IST

Needed: Spiritual connect among different religions

Recent events in India have damaged the countrys image as a vibrant, plural and successful democracy That is the opening line of former Foreign Secretary Shyam Sarans recent articl
16 Sep 2018, 03:27 AM IST

TRS Poll manifesto should be SMART

The elections in Telangana are fast approaching and, if the media reports are true, they will be held sometime during November end or December first week of this year Every politic
16 Sep 2018, 03:21 AM IST

Suspense builds up over Idlib endgame in Syria

The Byzantine and Roman sites of Ebla and Idlib, in northwest Syria, may well be reduced to dust if an explosion occurs on a scale many expect Sadly, these archaeological losses wi
16 Sep 2018, 03:10 AM IST

Hindi a symbol of socio-political, linguistic unity of India: VP

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu Friday termed Hindi as the symbol of sociopolitical and linguistic unity of the country and pitched for the translation of literature of regional la
15 Sep 2018, 02:52 AM IST

Constitutional democracy undermined

With the recommendation of the Telangana Cabinet to the Honble Governor to dissolve the Legislative Assembly prematurely, even before the expiry of its fiveyear term, it is yet ano
15 Sep 2018, 02:39 AM IST

China’s liability should be India’s opportunity

India has reportedly decided not to join the USled counter to Chinas Belt and Road Initiative BRI The US initiative, which is a trilateral one involving Japan and Australia, was la
13 Sep 2018, 02:20 AM IST

Can Paris Climate Pact be saved from doom?

Two months ago, all 12 boys and the coach of a Thai football team were rescued after being trapped in a cave in northern Thailand for 18 days Many termed their rescue against heavy
13 Sep 2018, 02:06 AM IST

Double standards in respect for Mahatma

Historian Ramachandra Guha, who has penned a monumental 1,100page biography of Mahatma Gandhi, says that he finds double standards in the respect that the BJP and its ideological
12 Sep 2018, 02:40 AM IST

Land acquisition and the 2013 act

The British who ruled India for about 200 years have taken up a number of projects of public importance, like linking up the country with railway network To facilitate execution of
12 Sep 2018, 02:35 AM IST

Global summit to push for cut in emissions

The threeday Global Climate Action Summit here from September 12 will see 4,000plus business leaders, investors, citizens and government representatives from all over the world, in
11 Sep 2018, 02:52 AM IST

How Dattu overcame poverty to win laurels

From digging wells to selling onions to working in a petrol pump to representing India at the Rio Olympics while his mother was in a coma, Indias rowing star Dattu Baban Bhokanal h
11 Sep 2018, 02:35 AM IST

LGBT verdict: No winners, no losers!

In what may be termed as a historic judgement, the apex court recently delivered its muchawaited verdict on Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code IPC and recognised homosexuality as
10 Sep 2018, 12:06 AM IST

Modi playing his cards smartly in AP,TS

The master puppeteer in both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh is undoubtedly Prime Minister Narendra Modi Having set his eyes on Delhi throne for a second term, he is now keen on destr
09 Sep 2018, 11:59 PM IST

The good, bad and worst

Ayushman Bharat is a very good scheme initiated by the Government of India, particularly when it is covering up to 10 crore families which means almost 4050 of the population will
09 Sep 2018, 11:54 PM IST

Call for business unusual

Think of Gods own country bountiful and beautiful It is a land of mountains, rivers, paddy fields and oceans Now, think of the same country in a world that is malignantly unsustain
09 Sep 2018, 03:21 AM IST

What is behind India’s dismal sports show?

There is a general sense of euphoria after the just concluded Asian Games But, actually, there is more reason to grieve for Indian sport
09 Sep 2018, 03:17 AM IST