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Hyderabad historian unravels mystery of Gandhari Fort inscription

After deciphering a 1403 AD inscription carved on a huge rock in the Gandhari Fort precints in Mancherial district, a Hyderabad-based historian has thrown light upon the ruler of the only rock-cut for

13 Aug 2017

Yeddy-Eshwarappa rift widens and hits party

The fight for political supremacy between the two tall leaders of Karnataka BJP seems to be far from over. 

13 Aug 2017

Bigwigs slam police action against malayalam magazine

Personalities from various walks of life last week criticised the alleged police move to file a case against Malayalam magazine Samakalika Malayalam Varika, a sister concern of The New Indian Express,

13 Aug 2017

Patel win set to change DKS’s political fortunes

Praise from Sonia Gandhi after the Rajya Sabha poll victory in Gujarat boosts the senior minister’s bargaining power in the Congress

13 Aug 2017

Venezuela’s slide

Venezuela is facing a political crisis. Protests against President Nicolás Maduro have ruled the country for months now.

31 Jul 2017

Terror Telegram

Indonesia recently blocked Telegram, a messaging app, due to its “terrorism content”. Indonesians took to Twitter to protest against the ban but the government says the app has many channels that enco

17 Jul 2017

Private colleges in Karnataka seek withdrawal of aid

Over 15 private pre-university colleges, which are getting grant-in-aid from the Karnataka government, are applying for its withdrawal.

16 Jul 2017

Karnataka DIG’s damning prison report raises a din

A scathing report by DIG (Prisons) D Roopa on the ‘VIP culture’ prevailing in the Central Jail at Parappana Agrahara in Bengaluru has causing huge embarrassment to the Siddaramaiah government.

16 Jul 2017

New method in Udta Punjab redux

Punjab will have a mixed model of abstinence and opioid substitution therapy to deal with drug addiction.

16 Jul 2017

Hyderabad children on a high way to hell

School students are sniffing their way into the dark world of expensive, life threatening drugs such as LSD and ecstasy

09 Jul 2017

Officials were used to political interference. It’s difficult to break that mindset: Capt Amarinder Singh

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh tells Harpreet Bajwa that his government inherited a disastrous fiscal situation and that he will fulfil all promises, including farmers’ loan waiver.

09 Jul 2017

Great escape: Seven robbers give 300 cops the slip

300 securitymen. Seven robbers. A six-hour combing operation in a building complex of 710 apartments.

09 Jul 2017

ISRO to offer desi GPS for mobile users

Not deterred by the malfunctioning of one of the NavIC (Navigation with Indian Constellation) satellites, the ISRO is getting set for commercial roll out of ‘desi’ GPS in the second quarter next year.

09 Jul 2017

Women break Mangalsutras for husband’s safety

Alarmed by rumours, thousands of women last week broke the red corals of their mangalsutras “to ward off the evil for their husbands”.

09 Jul 2017

Corruption can’t be ended by cosmetic measures: Parkash Singh Badal

Parkash Singh Badal talks to Harpreet Bajwa about the Congress government, corruption and Punjab’s  financial condition.

09 Jul 2017

The myth of Saddam’s ghost in ISlamic state

The presence of members of former Iraq dictator Saddam Hussein’s Ba’ath party in the Islamic State has become a staple in “almost every serious analysis of the group”. Craig Whiteside, a fellow at the

02 Jul 2017

Women shown as weak in NCERT books: Study

A study has stated that primary textbooks of the National Council for Education Research and Training (NCERT) contain gender stereotypes.

02 Jul 2017

Kerala actress’s rape: SIT still clueless

After questioning for around 13 hours last week, the Special Investigation Team (SIT) is yet to ascertain the role of Mollywood actor Dileep in connection with the abduction and rape of an actress in

02 Jul 2017

Little difference left between humanity, barbarism: DGP Vaid

J&K Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mohammad Ayoub Pandith, 57, was lynched by a mob outside Jamia Masjid in downtown Srinagar on Thursday night.

25 Jun 2017

Nithyananda’s ashram attacked for encroachment, lewd remarks

Swami Nithyananda is back in the news again—this time also for wrong reasons.
Tension prevailed at Zamin Pallavaram last week as an angry crowd ransacked an ashram of the controversial godman.

25 Jun 2017

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