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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:13:04 +0530 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:28:33 +0530 Cities Meet on Urban Water Supply on Juy 24, 25 A two-day international seminar on ensuring sustainable urban water supply management: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:35 +0530 The good doctor Actor Gibran Osman says his latest project on the small screen is also an experiment in self-improvement Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:35 +0530 PSUs Will be Revived: Etela Finance minister slams previous govts for spreading canards about the role of PSUs Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:34 +0530 Ticketless Commuters Manhandle Woman TTE on MMTS Train Close on the heels of a woman ticket collector being pulled down a moving train by a Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:32 +0530 Cement Down By Rs 25 Per Bag; Revised Prices from Today In a major relief to builders in Telangana, the cement manufacturers from Telangana have agreed to reduce the price  of cement from Thursday. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:31 +0530 Maharashtra Agrees for Inter-state Meeting on Pranahita Telangana govt has agreed to contribute its share in the increased project cost with a request to complete the Lendi project Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:31 +0530 26 United AP Assembly Staff in Soup Employees neither belong to Andhra Pradesh nor Telangana and were deputed as per a court’s order in 1995 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:30 +0530 ‘Don’t Reassign Retd Staff as Contract Employees’‘Don’t-Reassign-Retd-Staff-as-Contract-Employees’/2014/07/24/article2346430.ece Saamajika Telangana JAC feels that move would result in the loss of job opportunities for unemployed youth Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:30 +0530‘Don’t-Reassign-Retd-Staff-as-Contract-Employees’/2014/07/24/article2346430.ece ‘Set up Directorate for Migrant Workers’‘Set-up-Directorate-for-Migrant-Workers’/2014/07/24/article2346437.ece With the recent Iraqi experience where hundreds of victims were stranded and subjected to Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:30 +0530‘Set-up-Directorate-for-Migrant-Workers’/2014/07/24/article2346437.ece Acid used to clean toilets hazardous A recent survey by the Indian Medical Association reveals that cleaning toilets with acids can damage lungs. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:30 +0530 Troubles of a wishful human What do a Dakhani spouting friend, a Tamilian landlord, a loud Punjaban, a greasy Gujarati Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:34:29 +0530 CM: Free Ration for Plantation Labourers Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:40 +0530 Three Criminals Held Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:40 +0530 Book on Right to Service Act Released Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:39 +0530 Nokkukooli: HM Warns of Strict Action Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:39 +0530 Circular on PSC Recruitment Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:39 +0530 Six Arrested for Selling Intoxicants Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:39 +0530 A ‘Queen’ at Age Seven‘Queen’-at-Age-Seven/2014/07/24/article2345348.ece Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:38 +0530‘Queen’-at-Age-Seven/2014/07/24/article2345348.ece Vegetable Development Programme Starts Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:38 +0530 Utilisation of SC/ST Funds: Action Sought Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:38 +0530 DYFI's Taluk Office Dharna Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:38 +0530 New Facilities at Aruvikkara Construction worth Rs 5 crore is being carried out in the area. A check dam will turn functional along with the ‘ghat’ before ‘Karkidaka vavu’ Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:37 +0530 ‘Bali’ in Hyderabad‘Bali’-in-Hyderabad/2014/07/24/article2345338.ece Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:37 +0530‘Bali’-in-Hyderabad/2014/07/24/article2345338.ece ‘Sreedhara Menon a Historian Extraordinaire’‘Sreedhara-Menon-a-Historian-Extraordinaire’/2014/07/24/article2345345.ece M G S Narayanan recollected instances when Menon had to lock horns with the EMS Government. Present-day historians fall for political whims and tantrums Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:37 +0530‘Sreedhara-Menon-a-Historian-Extraordinaire’/2014/07/24/article2345345.ece DRUMMING UP A PASSION Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:37 +0530 Power Disruption Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:36 +0530 Kerala’s Own Mountaineers Aim High’s-Own-Mountaineers-Aim-High/2014/07/24/article2345308.ece In the ‘first-ever mountaineering expedition from Kerala’, four Malayalis are setting out to conquer Mt Jaonli in Uttarakhand through the most difficult route Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:36 +0530’s-Own-Mountaineers-Aim-High/2014/07/24/article2345308.ece Iftar Specials Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:36 +0530 A Platform to Make English Language Easy The English department of Government Vocational HSS, Kozhikode has launched an E-Platform for English Language Learning Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:36 +0530 SAI Scores a ‘Hole-in-one’‘Hole-in-one’/2014/07/24/article2345299.ece The government has leased out Golf Course, a 25.38-acre green stretch of prime land in the heart of the city, for a mere Re 1 per acre to the Sports Authority of India for 33 years Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:35 +0530‘Hole-in-one’/2014/07/24/article2345299.ece Govt-SAI MoU on Golf Course The golf club has been leased to SAI for an initial period of 33 years which can be extended on mutually acceptable terms’. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:34 +0530 Heronry Survey Launched Protection of heronries is important for the conservation and management of the species, according to WWF-India Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:33 +0530 Onam Fair Begins Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:33 +0530 Caught in Life’s Wicked Games’s-Wicked-Games/2014/07/24/article2345321.ece ‘Wicked Games’, the debut novel of 18-year-old Arjun Krishna Lal, is being published by Penguin Books, one of the most reputed publishing houses in the world Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:33 +0530’s-Wicked-Games/2014/07/24/article2345321.ece Ramzan-Onam Fair Begins The Chief Minister inaugrated Ramzan-Onam Metro People’s Bazaar at Putharikandam Maidan on Wednesday. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:33 +0530 ‘Vavu Bali’ at Brahmasthanam‘Vavu-Bali’-at-Brahmasthanam/2014/07/24/article2345341.ece Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:32 +0530‘Vavu-Bali’-at-Brahmasthanam/2014/07/24/article2345341.ece ‘Apps No Threat to SMS Yet’‘Apps-No-Threat-to-SMS-Yet’/2014/07/24/article2345350.ece According to mobile phone data analysts, a major source of revenue of mobile service providers is still retained by voice calls Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:32 +0530‘Apps-No-Threat-to-SMS-Yet’/2014/07/24/article2345350.ece National Fishworkers' Forum Meet Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:32 +0530 Church Forum Opposed Vizhinjam Project Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:30 +0530 Global Agro Meet to Showcase State's Farm Produce Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:30 +0530 Chalachitra Academy Yet to Find Replacement for Beena With the conclusion of the seventh edition of the International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala (IDSFFK) here the other day, Kerala State Chalachitra Academy deputy director (festivals) and the artistic director of IFFK Beena Paul Venugopal is all set to step down from her posts. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:30 +0530 Twin Murder Accused Among 130 Arrested The city police initiated the combing operation in view of the upcoming ‘Vavu bali’ and ‘Ramzan’ celebrations Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:12:29 +0530 Jasti Venkata Ramudu Appointed Andhra Pradesh DGP A 1981 batch IPS officer, Jasti Venkata Ramudu was appointed Director General of Police Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:10:08 +0530 Metro Stations to Get Tight Security Cover Arrangements being finalised with police under guidance of Union home ministry Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:08:50 +0530 Building a Movement on a Virtual Space A simple click on the share button can initiate a change Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:07:34 +0530 KCR Skips Governor's Iftar to Avoid Bumping into Chandrababu Naidu Though KCR did not turn up, AP Opposition leader YS Jagan Mohan Reddy did make his presence felt there, much to the chagrin of Naidu. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:03:56 +0530 KCR Has the Last Laugh; Many Engineering Colleges Are in Doldrums Task Force Committee finds a majority of the institutions lacking even basic facilities Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:03:01 +0530 Goon Arrested on Charges of Swindling Money from Hundreds Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:13 +0530 HC Rejects Plea to Reopen Evidence in Abhaya Case Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:13 +0530 Bid to Nab Eve Teasers Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:12 +0530 Water Supply Disrupted Due to Pipe Breakage on MG Road Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:12 +0530 Birth Proof Row: Relief for Players Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:12 +0530 Mechanised transplanter to boost pokkali farming Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:11 +0530 Bad Roads and Metro Construction Lead to Trip Cancellation: Bus Operators Assn Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:11 +0530 Oman Air starts new service Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:09 +0530 White topping can save roads from rain ‘White topping’ will enhance the load-carrying capacity of the existing pavement Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:09 +0530 Dual degree programme Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:09 +0530 Ganja peddling cases on the rise in city Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:09 +0530 Corruption comes to fore in Corp, vigilance inquiry ordered Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:08 +0530 Repair roads at once, yell BJP, BMS The protest will be intensified if the authorities concerned fail to take immediate measures to tackle the issue Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:08 +0530 Homestays seek norms to run biz Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:08 +0530 Eicher Pro series trucks launched Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:07 +0530 Course in coconut processing Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:07 +0530 Cusat to Hold Photography Workshop Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:07 +0530 Ruckus in Corp Council Over CRZ Violations The council meeting witnessed parties blaming each other for giving building permits and other clearances for the controversial DLF project site. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:05 +0530 Fake Note Case: High Court Rejects Bail Plea of Accused Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:05 +0530 Firing Victim’s Father Moves Sessions Court’s-Father-Moves-Sessions-Court/2014/07/24/article2345951.ece Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:46:05 +0530’s-Father-Moves-Sessions-Court/2014/07/24/article2345951.ece Rising star thanks God, guru and game Karthik M started playing badminton from the age of eight. After getting deep into the bird game, this final year commerce student of Surana College is now a professional badminton player. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:50 +0530 Workshop on women's safety Sonido Musicals is organising an educative workshop on the safety and security of women at Jain college this Sunday. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:50 +0530 Uppi’s panche Avatar’s-panche-Avatar/2014/07/24/article2346458.ece With Kristina Akheeva, Parul Yadav and other well-known artistes in the cast, the first schedule of the film in Mangalore has been completed and the shoot is now going on in Mysore. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:49 +0530’s-panche-Avatar/2014/07/24/article2346458.ece When a young fan met a legend A Bangalore girl participated in a storytelling contest and won a meeting with Ruskin Bond Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:49 +0530 Special children’s art defies all odds’s-art-defies-all-odds/2014/07/24/article2346453.ece These differently abled children have a natural aptitude for art and with a little guidance, they have created unique artwork for the show. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:48 +0530’s-art-defies-all-odds/2014/07/24/article2346453.ece ‘A woman always hears footsteps in the dark’‘A-woman-always-hears-footsteps-in-the-dark’/2014/07/24/article2346451.ece Sometime around 1973, author Shashi Deshpande lived in the campus of the KEM Hospital in Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:47 +0530‘A-woman-always-hears-footsteps-in-the-dark’/2014/07/24/article2346451.ece Yelahanka Inspector Summoned The High Court on Wednesday summoned the Yelahanka police inspector based on a Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:46 +0530 Nation Makes Progress Against HIV, Lags in Fighting TB, Malaria According to a global study, the prevalence of HIV/AIDS in India is one-fourth the global Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:46 +0530 No Relief for Godman Nithyananda The High Court on Wednesday refused to entertain the interlocutory application filed by Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:46 +0530 Voices Against Rise in Crimes in State Various organisations including the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), National Students Union of India and Dalit Sangharsha Samiti (DSS) on Tuesday condemned the rise in sexual crimes in the state. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:45 +0530 Education Dept Wakes Up, Issues Safety Guidelines The recent rise in incidents of child abuse seems to have spurred the Department of Primary Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:45 +0530 Hepatitis-B Kills 1 Lakh Every Year India recorded 1,19,000 cases of viral hepatitis in 2012 and there were 2,90,000 cases last Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:45 +0530 Drive Against Out-of-state Vehicles to Continue Many owners from Karnataka allegedly register their vehicles in Puducherry and other states which have lower road tax Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:44 +0530 Dengue Fear Rises, BBMP on its Toes According to the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), 66 people in Yelahanka zone are showing dengue-like symptoms. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:44 +0530 1 in 4 Runaway Girls Victim of Abuse at Home Physical and sexual abuse at home is one of the major reasons for children, especially girls, running away from home. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:44 +0530 Parents Make Ten Priority Demands Parents of Vibgyor High students have asked the management to comply with a list of 10 priority demands before resumption of academic activities. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:44 +0530 Clear Footpaths in 90 Days, BBMP Told The High Court on Wednesday directed the BBMP to remove all obstacles and encroachments on footpaths and restore them to good shape within three months. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:43 +0530 Zero Progress on CM's 'Garbage-free' Promise Exactly a year ago, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah declared, “Bangalore will be free of its Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:43 +0530 CCB Nabs 5 of Irani Gang, Seizes Gold The Central Crime Branch has arrested five members of the notorious Irani gang involved in 60 cases of theft across the city in 2013-14. They also recovered 2.1 kg of gold. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:43 +0530 UVCE to Host Seminar on Data Mining The University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE), Bangalore, will organise a three-day international conference on communication networks and data mining from Friday. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:42 +0530 ‘Fleeing’ Head of Vibgyor Held Near Gujarat‘Fleeing’-Head-of-Vibgyor-Held-Near-Gujarat/2014/07/24/article2346337.ece Police say he was planning to leave country Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:42 +0530‘Fleeing’-Head-of-Vibgyor-Held-Near-Gujarat/2014/07/24/article2346337.ece The art of urban sketching, Bangalore style catches up with artists whose works forge a relationship with the city Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:41 +0530 Kitty's big dream ready to come alive Bahuparak, Srinagar Kitty’s 25th film, will be releasing on July 25. And the actor hopes that Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:41 +0530 Musical offering to a love poet H S Venkatesh Murthy’s son Sanjaya gifts him Chandrasmitha, a bhavageete album with music by Raghunandan and Supriya Acharya, for his 70th birthday Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:45:39 +0530 Glam weekend ahead for city’s fashionistas’s-fashionistas/2014/07/24/article2332036.ece Fashion lovers can rejoice this month, as the hues of fashion and glamour are going to hit the city soon. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:43:37 +0530’s-fashionistas/2014/07/24/article2332036.ece Ever heard of vegan jewellery? Multi-talented Preethi Raghav’s mission of safeguarding mother nature has led her to crafting non-hazardous earrings and other trinkets for the eco-sensitive Chennaiite Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:43:37 +0530 Musical euphoria with memorable tunes at Jaguar launch Grammy award winner Tanvi Shah sang everything from a get-off-your-feet Un, dos, tres to a touch of Bollywood and ended with of course, Jai Ho Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:43:37 +0530 Where traders dread to tread But the condition of the road is so pathetic on this street which thousands of people use every day. In fact, residents say the area is not worthy enough to be called a ‘road,’ given it is only the pebbles and potholes that fill the space. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:43:36 +0530 Wheelchair sports find their wake with increased participation in city Ahead of the World Boccia Championships slated to take place in Beijing in September, Chennai’s specially abled will get to experience for the first time a week-long workshop on the sport, courtesy UK-based Choice International and YWTC in Chennai Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:43:36 +0530 Civic body plans two cattle pounds for south zone of city At present, only Pudupet and Perambur have the facility; public hoping for one in Alandur Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:43:36 +0530 Tough track ahead for TN off road enthusiast Guhan Shetty, 43, who has a jewellery business in Kanyakumari, is a part of Tamil Nadu based Spartan Off-roaders Club. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:43:36 +0530 ‘Tracking’ Namma Chennai‘Tracking’-Namma-Chennai/2014/07/24/article2332012.ece Titled  Idhu Namma Chennai, renowned playback singers are expected to be a part of this project and the video song will feature Chennaiites who made the city proud. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:43:33 +0530‘Tracking’-Namma-Chennai/2014/07/24/article2332012.ece ‘Time to shed taboo around mental health’‘Time-to-shed-taboo-around-mental-health’/2014/07/24/article2332014.ece Despite an increase in cases of mental illness, a certain stigma associated with it has not diminished.  Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:43:33 +0530‘Time-to-shed-taboo-around-mental-health’/2014/07/24/article2332014.ece