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Yes! 15 % growth rate can be achieved

Yes! 15 % growth rate can be achieved

The semifinal to the general elections has brought forth the extreme dissatisfaction with the state of the economy A total of 7 percent GDP
17 Dec 2018, 01:59 AM IST
Explainer: Is Yemen finally on the road to peace?

Explainer: Is Yemen finally on the road to peace?

Weeks of UN shuttle diplomacy and Western pressure delivered a breakthrough in Yemen peace efforts when the warring parties last week agreed
17 Dec 2018, 01:52 AM IST
Now comes the hard part for the Congress

Now comes the hard part for the Congress

Winning, although narrowly in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, was the easy part for the Congress The favourable signals were there from the pa
17 Dec 2018, 01:49 AM IST
The classic charpai recalled, explored

The classic charpai recalled, explored

Of all pieces of furniture unique to India, perhaps the charpai is the most evocative of individual memories Compact, portable and extremely
17 Dec 2018, 01:42 AM IST
It’s time for action in AP as cyclone set to strike

It’s time for action in AP as cyclone set to strike

Andhra Pradesh coast between Ongole and Machilipatnam is extremely vulnerable to high surges and floods The State is now facing with another
17 Dec 2018, 01:32 AM IST

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Why onion prices are bringing tears to farmers' eyes

The Narendra Modi government may have promised to double farm incomes by 2022, but farmers in the countrys oniongrowing regions are appalled at the bizarre market dynamics that kee
10 Dec 2018, 02:30 AM IST

As polls near, religious tensions surge in this UP hamlet

Nayabans isnt remarkable as northern Indian villages go Sugarcane grows in surrounding fields, women carry animal feed in bullock carts through narrow lanes, people chatter outside
10 Dec 2018, 02:24 AM IST

History of South India relatively unknown: Rajmohan Gandhi

Billed as a masterpiece in every sense of the word, Rajmohan Gandhis upcoming book Modern South India is promoted by its publisher Aleph as an authoritative and magnificent work of
10 Dec 2018, 02:20 AM IST

Natural farming, a welcome move by AP CM

It is heartening to note that Zero Budget Natural Farming ZBNF is being promoted in the State of Andhra Pradesh The State government is contemplating to set up a natural farming un
10 Dec 2018, 02:08 AM IST

Battle is over, now wait is for verdict

There is a saying that two women may agree on one issue, but two journalists never The muchawaited exit polls have once again proved that this adage is true
08 Dec 2018, 03:12 AM IST

Wily Pakistan and its Punjabi pals

The silence of the Congress over its MP from Punjab, Oujlas comments against the Indian government and his defence of Pakistans support to Khalistan movement is shocking Earlier it
08 Dec 2018, 03:07 AM IST

Animal welfare should be protected

The Government of India has proposed prohibition on the use of animals for performances, exhibition at any circus or mobile entertainment facilities, a move hailed by animal rights
07 Dec 2018, 02:58 AM IST

Hullabaloo ends, it’s time for real fight!

Thank God, the election campaign in Telangana has come to an end It was really paining to listen to selfaggrandisement from September 6, the day when the State Assembly was dissolv
06 Dec 2018, 04:05 AM IST

Status quo on key rates likely

As per official data announced by Central Statistics Office CSO recently, economic growth hit a slow lane in second quarter of the current financial, clocking 71 per cent upswing T
05 Dec 2018, 04:14 AM IST

Rogue NRI husbands should not go scot free

The Centre is all set to introduce a Bill in the winter session of Parliament for stern measures against NonResident Indian NRI husbands abandoning their wives in India This has be
04 Dec 2018, 03:05 AM IST

Indian Govt inaction responsible for air pollution

Delhi has been ranked as the most polluted metropolitan city in the world 14 out of the 20 most polluted metro areas of the world are located in India Recently, during the cricket
02 Dec 2018, 11:39 PM IST

Avoid preconceptions, understand world

Children, we perceive some people as good We brand others worthless After a while, we change our mind Those we called good before, we now call bad, and viceversa
02 Dec 2018, 11:27 PM IST

India's poor, on frontlines of polarising pollution war

Air purifiers for the affluent, masks for the not so rich and inhaling polluted air all day without literally a breather for those who cant afford a roof over their heads Its max
02 Dec 2018, 11:23 PM IST

Telangana Muslim votes may split between TRS, Congress

Muslim votes in Telangana are likely to be split between the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi TRS and the opposition Congressled Peoples Front as the two major contenders for power
02 Dec 2018, 11:16 PM IST

Leaning Tower of Pisa begins to straighten

Its still straightening, said engineer Roberto Cela, gazing at the Leaning Tower of Pisa gleaming in the autumn sunshine of northern ItalyAnd many years will have to pass before it
02 Dec 2018, 11:08 PM IST

Political farce won’t work in Telangana State any more

People of Telangana are soft but very intelligent and politically aware They will not tolerate anyone trying to dominate them This they have proved time and again
02 Dec 2018, 10:36 PM IST

Polytricks in poll-bound Telangana

Fortunately, the cacophony and blabberings that are going on as part of the heated election campaign in Telangana will come to an end in the next four days The most interesting asp
01 Dec 2018, 03:32 AM IST

A giant leap for India’s space mission

The Indian Space Research Organisation ISRO has successfully launched the PSLVC43 with a payload of 31 satellites This is the 45th mission that uses the polar satellite launch vehi
01 Dec 2018, 03:29 AM IST

Now, it’s Naidu all the way

The coming together of the Congress and the Telugu Desam Party TDP in the country will predictably have its impact on the local politics, if not the national politics The Congress
30 Nov 2018, 01:38 AM IST

GDP growth in slow lane likely

These days, economic growth has taken centrestage in political discourses So are the Gross Domestic Product GDP numbers While the ruling dispensation has been going on a chestthump
29 Nov 2018, 03:38 AM IST