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Realignment of Forces: Reality or Mirage?

Nelambroy
Sr. Editor

The fifteenth general elections have heralded a major shift towards single party dominance. Though it cannot be emphatically concluded that this dominance would continue, the BJP under Modi’s dispensation is sure to en...

Rise and Fall of Jagan

Nelambroy
Sr. Editor

The 2014 general election in AP is a watershed election in more ways than one. Bifurcation preceded it and the scars of vivisection were too fresh in public memory. Given the complexity of Indian society and the range of fact...

Less numbers in Rajya Sabha: Limiting factor for Modi

Ram
Sr. Editor

People voted en mass to MODI hoping a big change in governance and development. Results will be announced tomorrow. There is no doubt about his victory and forming of Government.Any changes in basic policies will come through...

The Emergence of Modi as Strong Leader

Ram
Sr. Editor

The lengthy election process is over. The nine phase election process started with North East States and concluded with most populated States i.e. UP, Bihar and West Bengal. The climax also witnessed election to Varanasi with...

Pawan Kalyan a Trend Setter in Politics

Ram
Sr. Editor

The much awaited Pawan Kalyan’s new Party has borne. The name of Party, JANA SENA is touching the hearts of common man. The way he spoke; the way he narrated; the way he presented convinced his fans that it is a hope for al...

What does the future hold for Seemaandhra?

Ram
Sr. Editor

Some Proposals for the New StateWhat does the future hold for Seemaandhra? Bifurcation of the state is a now a certainty – a certainty that is being refuted by Seemaandhra protagonists just to keep their opposition to ...

Emergence of far-right group in American politics

Ram
Sr. Editor

Washington DC: The birth of Tea party few years ago in USA has brought far right ideas to the centre stage. The spirit of original Tea party movement is said to be their objective. It was more than 250 years back, the Europea...

Storyboard: Modi, 'Modians' and Manufactured Image

Nelambroy
Sr. Editor

Independent India's politics for most have been veering round personalities. It would be imprudent to say that ideology never mattered, but since our Parliamentary democracy is based on multi-party system where individuals an...

Politics

Andhra Pradesh/Telangana

'Babu Canteens' to be set up in AP similar to 'Amma canteens'?

'Babu Canteens' to be set up in AP similar to 'Amma canteens'?

Hyderabad: The governments of newly emerged states seem to be so much inspired by various schemes of Tamil Nadu. It is a well known fact that TN chief...

Petition filed against KCR

Petition filed against KCR

Telangana CM K Chandra Shekhar Rao is in the news this time for a wrong reason. A lawyer named Murali Krishna has filed a petition against Telangana C...

TDP to Appoint Special committees for AP and Telangana

TDP to Appoint Special committees for AP and Telangana

Though all major parties have formed separate and permanent committees for the two states following state bifurcation, Telugu Desam party has not done...

More than 100 students hospitalised after mid-day meal

More than 100 students hospitalised after mid-day meal

As many as 103 students of Gurukul school at Sivakodu in Razole mandal in East Godavari district were taken ill after eating their mid-day meal at the...

Shocking facts behind Medak school bus incident!

Shocking facts behind Medak school bus incident!

Hyderabad: The recent brutal school bus mishap has claimed around 18 innocent lives of school children. The incident shot to a gigantic headline acros...

National/International

Woman strips naked to hug Mandela statue

Woman strips naked to hug Mandela statue

Johannesburg: A woman stripped naked in Nelson Mandela Square in Johannesburg and caressed a huge statue of the liberation hero as astonished bystande...

Gujarat family finds crocodile in bathroom

Gujarat family finds crocodile in bathroom

ANAND: A five-foot crocodile entered into a bathroom in a residential society in Sojitra town of Gujarat's Anand district.The encounter happened on Ju...

Gaza death toll rises to 1283

Gaza death toll rises to 1283

Gaza/Jerusalem: At least 50 Palestinians were killed today, including 20 at a UN school, in relentless Israeli bombardment in Gaza, a day after one of...

Bugging row: Ravi Shankar Prasad attacked Congress

Bugging row: Ravi Shankar Prasad attacked Congress

New Delhi: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today attacked Congress for raking up the matter of alleged bugging of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari's resi...

Former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani gets bail in 2002 riots case

Former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani gets bail in 2002 riots case

Ahmedabad: In some relief for former state minister Maya Kodnani, the Gujarat High Court has granted bail to her in the Naroda Patiya riots case. She ...

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Indian scholar named Student of the Year at Birmingham varsity

LONDON: A Mumbai-born student studying at the University of Birmingham has been declared as the Indian Student of the Year for 2014.Pranay Shah received the award shortly after graduating with a Masters in Biochemistry, the university said today. He initially joined a three-year Biochemistry course in 2009, but his tut...

Indian-origin Israeli soldier dies during clashes with Hamas,thousands mourn

Thousands of people took part in the funeral of a 27-year-old Indian-origin Israeli soldier killed after being hit by a mortar she...

US lawmaker asks Indian-origin officials about 'Your Country'

Washington:  A freshman US lawmaker committed an embarrassing faux pas when during a Congressional hearing he mistook two top...

Indian-origin 'chicken king' at centre of UK hygiene probe

LONDON: An Indian-origin businessman, referred to as the UK's "Chicken King", is at the centre of a major controversey over contam...

US lawmaker mistakes Obama administration officials for Indian bureaucrats

In an extremely awkward incident, a newly elected member of the US House of Representatives mistook two senior Indian American off...

Indian-origin woman admits to killing son in Scotland

London: An Indian-origin woman Friday admitted to punching her three-year-old son to death at their home in Edinburgh, Scotland, i...

Indian-origin doctor indicted for running illegal prescription racket

Washington: A court in the US has indicted an Indian-origin doctor of illegally running a prescription racket that led to the deat...

Indian-American appointed to top health post

Indian-American Sampat Shivangi has been appointed as the Chairman of the Mississippi Board of Mental Health, making him the first...

Bollywood films influenced accused stalker, court told

MELBOURNE: A 31-year-old Indian is facing trial in Australia on charges of stalking two women in 2012 and 2013.The court heard tha...

Student visa rules tightened by UK government

LONDON: From November, it will be even more difficult for Indian students to travel to UK for education.Britain on Tuesday announced a fresh crackdown on student visas as further measures of the Immigration Act came into force.From November, tougher rules will be imposed on universities and colleges who sponsor interna...

Income tax department to taxpayers: Save our official email id in inbox

NEW DELHI: After asking taxpayers to validate their personal email ids and mobile phone numbers for online filing of Income Tax returns, the I-T department has now urged them to include its official email address ...

After Flipkart, Amazon to invest $2 billion in India

NEW DELHI: A day after Flipkart announced raising $1 billion in funds, e-commerce giant Amazon on Wednesday said that it will invest an additional $2 billion in India to support its growth in the country.

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India win one more medal after Nigerian lifter fails dope test

Glasgow: India got one more medal in women's 53kg weightlifting after Swati Sing...

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Ind vs Eng: England in control as India tottering at 323/8 after Day 3

Southampton:  India still needed 47 runs to avoid the embarrrassment of a f...

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CWG 2014: Indian wrestlers shine as Sushil, Amit, Vinesh win gold

Glasgow: Star grappler Sushil Kumar led India`s sparkling show in the wrestling ...

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