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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

High-derabad blues for Tollywood celebrities

27 Telugu cine personalities under scanner after officials found their personal mobile numbers in drug peddler’s phone.

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