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No bureaucrats as CICs, please!

No bureaucrats as CICs, please!

Without amending the Right to Information Act, it can be diluted effectively The Constitutional governance can be made ineffective by indire
18 Dec 2018, 01:54 AM IST
A game changer for farmers

A game changer for farmers

Owes of farmers in India need not be over emphasised Recent agitation of farming community in India is a testimony to their plight A twiligh
17 Dec 2018, 11:22 PM IST
It’s not just a son rise;  it’s hard work that paid off

It’s not just a son rise; it’s hard work that paid off

The new age politician K T Rama Rao is now the talk of the town At the age of 42, he appears to be full of energy and gives an impression th
16 Dec 2018, 11:37 PM IST
Arthur C Clarke: The satellite man

Arthur C Clarke: The satellite man

Going back in time, Indias first endeavour into the interplanetary space, Mars Orbiter Mission MOM, has been exploring and observing Mars su
16 Dec 2018, 11:29 PM IST
Resilience against climate change in urban areas in sight

Resilience against climate change in urban areas in sight

While cities cover only two per cent of the global land area, they contribute around 70 per cent of the global greenhouse emissions, one of
16 Dec 2018, 03:20 AM IST

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Re-examining Universal Declaration of Human Rights in the #MeToo Era

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Telangana State poll verdict: Leaders on pins and needles

The battle for Telangana is over All are waiting for the day of judgement on December 11 Neither the Telangana Rashtra Samithi TRS nor the Congressled Peoples Front is sure of vict
10 Dec 2018, 02:49 AM IST

Congress needs to position itself differently from BJP

The Congress deserves two cheers for recovering from being down in the dumps in 2014 to a position where it is believed to be posing a credible challenge to the Bharatiya Janata Pa
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Kartarpur: What might follow the goodwill visit

The controversy surrounding Navjot Singh Siddhus pilgrimage to Kartarpur Sahib must have amused President Ram Nath Kovind whose visit to Pakistan in August 2003 as part of a 30memb
09 Dec 2018, 02:47 AM IST

KCR ‘s massive public deception

In the industrial sector, the manifesto promised to reconstruct Azamjahi Mill at Warangal and it talked of forming an industrial corridor from Hyderabad to Warangal It promised to
06 Dec 2018, 11:37 PM IST

SA Indians coming to terms with their identity

In her recent book, What Gandhi Didnt See Being Indian In South Africa, author Zainab Priya Dala looks back from the vantage point of her own personal history a fourthgeneration S
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A technical issue mired in controversy

The controversy about the back series of the Gross Domestic Product GDP of the country is really most unfortunate The time chosen, the method adopted, and the governments postevent
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KCR’s massive public deception

K Chandrashekar Rao, who played a stellar role in the formation of the Telangana state is a frail and lean person like the legendary leader of Vietnam liberation struggle Ho Chi Mi
06 Dec 2018, 01:37 AM IST

China, India create golden opportunities for tourism development

China and India have created golden opportunities for tourism with the rapid economic progress and a fast growing middleclass, a top Chinese official said here, as the countrys pic
05 Dec 2018, 02:55 AM IST

Jews are welcome in India

It was in 1992 when PV Narasimha Rao was the Prime Minister of India and the dynastic rule of the Nehru family came to an end India formally established relations with Israel by op
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7000 rich duped banks and left India!

It is reported that between 1998 and 2018, around three lakh farmers committed suicide in our country, often by drinking pesticides themselves Sainath, P Indias agrarian crisis has
04 Dec 2018, 03:14 AM IST

The eternal appeal of Ghantasala

While the makers of mythological movies clothed the Hindu deities with a human form, Ghantasala gave them adivine voice While the lyricists scripted lyrics to suit the tune, Ghanta
03 Dec 2018, 11:32 PM IST

TS polls: When spring balance turns tricky

The campaign by the political parties for the ensuing Assembly elections in Telangana has reached a feverish pitch Politicians of all hues are hitting the roads, promising the moon
03 Dec 2018, 12:26 AM IST

When an Amravati club gave kabaddi demonstrations before Hitler!

There are several such titbits in a new book on the sport titled Kabaddi by Nature written by Vivek Chaudhary The author chronicles the revival of kabaddi from a rural sport langui
03 Dec 2018, 12:18 AM IST

Shale gas reserve in India, source of clean energy

Shale gas has abundant reserves around the world, which may be sufficient to meet the demand of clean energy for many years to come Shale gas is found in unconventional reservoirs
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Sentinelese in shadows: A lesson in letting live

John Allen Chau, a 26yearold American missionary who illegally paddled his way to the remote shores of North Sentinel Island in the Andaman and Nicobar archipelago, was recently ki
02 Dec 2018, 03:36 AM IST

SHE army making a real difference

SHE teams and Bharosa the power and armour of a woman, a blessing in disguise, both work for women empowerment SHE team with a slogan for you with you always and Bharosa a suppo
01 Dec 2018, 01:30 AM IST

1,20,000 children, adolescents aged 0-19 living with HIV

An estimated 120,000 children and adolescents aged 019 were living with HIV in India in 2017, the highest number in South Asia, according a report by UNICEF which warned that aroun
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Need to move from biggest to finest

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Why can’t women be frontline combatants?

Gender inequality has been a social issue in India from the timeworn period Patriarchal imposts have depicted women in India as inferior to men, by which the births of girl childre
29 Nov 2018, 11:13 PM IST