The New Indian Express - Cities - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Fri, 27 May 2016 00:04:16 +0530 Thu, 26 May 2016 14:21:39 +0530 Cities Pages smuggled out of Nagpur's central prison to be published as Saibaba's latest book He was recently released on bail after spending two years in jail following being charged under Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA). Thu, 26 May 2016 23:15:38 +0530 CLP meet on Sunday; Ramesh Chennithala tipped to become Opposition leader in Kerala Chandy is likely to continue as the UDF chairman. As per convention,the post of  UDF chairman usually goes to the chief minister or opposition leader. Thu, 26 May 2016 19:58:55 +0530 Congress reverses only temporary No doubt,BJP has become a dividing factor. But we will confront it. Congress is not going to run away, Moily said. Thu, 26 May 2016 19:52:33 +0530 Modi has done enough to 'Unmake India',charges Veerappa Moily Moily said, time has exceeded for the people to rise in unison against the highly detrimental policies. Thu, 26 May 2016 19:48:57 +0530 Speeding lorry rams into motorbike kills rider near Bengaluru A thirty year old motorist died on the spot after a speeding lorry rammed into his bike on MES Road. Thu, 26 May 2016 19:04:34 +0530 Major fire in Mumbai's chemical factory leaves three dead A major fire at a chemical factory in Dombivali area near Mumbai left three persons dead and over 20 others injured on Thursday. Thu, 26 May 2016 15:01:51 +0530 New Kerala fisheries minister to address fishermen woes Nineteen families affected by a similar sea erosion four years ago are languishing in a school. Thu, 26 May 2016 12:39:43 +0530 5 pedestrians ran over by speeding lorry near Bengaluru; driver arrested Thu, 26 May 2016 12:25:02 +0530 The IITian touch The students of Ordinance Factory government High School are also known for their discipline are participation in social activities. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:36:08 +0530 Down the music lane Music has a unique charisma. It transports listeners to another world. The bliss that music provides is incomparable and can even be used as a form of therapy. Decades ago, music reached the audience through various media such as gramophone records, audio cassettes and so on. But these have become mere memories and collectors items over the years. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:36:07 +0530 Visual contemplations Thu, 26 May 2016 06:36:05 +0530 ‘A Retrospective Carnival’: of Dots and Lines‘A-Retrospective-Carnival’-of-Dots-and-Lines/2016/05/26/article3451076.ece ‘A Retrospective Carnival’ is an exhibition showcasing the works of city-based artist Surya Prakash from 1960 to 2015. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:36:04 +0530‘A-Retrospective-Carnival’-of-Dots-and-Lines/2016/05/26/article3451076.ece New diet for a new you While it promises weight loss when other methods have failed, road to recovery after going under knife is very crucial. Here’s the diet you should follow post a bariatric surgery. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:36:02 +0530 That awkward period Thu, 26 May 2016 06:36:01 +0530 In destiny's cruel joke, Hashmi met namesake's fate Yuri Gagarin, a 56-year-old passionate Leftist, named his son Hashmi after late Safdar Hashmi, a street theatre artist. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:35:59 +0530 Going beyond sarees NRI Sridevi Nirup is enjoying helping women in Telangana and AP sew their own bright futures through her boutique in the city. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:33:40 +0530 'Body building made me feel like a boss': Hyderabad amputee Prasanna Kumar, a 23-year-old city lad, was a chirpy, young boy behind every colourful Facebook display picture of his friends. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:31:57 +0530 UK-based journal ranks UoH 7th in artificial intelligence research After being ranked among the best universities in the country, the University of Hyderabad (UoH) here on Wednesday. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:28:59 +0530 Rain, winds bring Hyderabad to a halt once again Traffic came to a halt at several parts of the city as rain coupled with strong winds  that lashed the city on Wednesday evening. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:27:32 +0530 Friend turns foe, murders TCS techie for Rs 10,000 at Hyderabad A 26-year-old TCS employee, who went missing two days ago, was found murdered near Gachibowli area in Cyberabad police limits. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:25:13 +0530 Power network hit at Hyderabad as GHMC fails to prune trees The large number of trees that fell on electric poles due to gales were overgrown, with branches becoming huge logs. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:22:19 +0530 Two Bengaluru M Tech students send threat mails in professors' names, held Two MTech students from the city have been arrested for sending threat mails to airport officials in their professors’ names. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:19:25 +0530 Plan your BMTC bus commute 'intelligently' via mobile app Commuters can now plan their schedule with the introduction of the Estimated Time of Arrival option in the BMTC mobile application. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:18:04 +0530 Rao Couple died of starvation, finds autopsy The doctors who conducted postmortem said that the couple died due to lack of food and water. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:16:26 +0530 Beating all odds, they succeed at the Karnataka PU exams She cannot see what’s written on the blackboard properly. He is a cancer survivor. Some come from humble backgrounds. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:13:08 +0530 Let students choose what to study: experts after PU results Making such a choice will not only give students a satisfaction to pursue education but also allow them to do creative work. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:11:58 +0530 No trouble for Karnataka PU exam paper leak beneficiaries The results of the beneficiaries of the second year PU Chemistry question paper leak may not face any problems. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:09:22 +0530 In year of scams, Karnataka PU pass percentage slips The overall pass percentage in the Karnataka pre-university exams has dipped by three per cent. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:06:26 +0530 3 big-ticket projects get Karnataka Cabinet nod Proposals for a pharma unit near Anekal and a cola-and-snacks unit near Nanjangud got the Karnataka government’s approval. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:04:03 +0530 Congress 'rebel' enters Karnataka Legislative Council fray The Congress ticket aspirant Anil Kumar has entered the fray for Legislative Council polls to be held on June 10. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:01:42 +0530 Karnataka Education Minister claims strict monitoring pulled PU results down, but students disagree The government says the pre-university pass percentage has fallen because of strict measures against cheating. Thu, 26 May 2016 06:00:17 +0530 Karnataka Governor seeks Lokayukta report on Sham Bhat's KPSC appointment State government’s recommendation to appoint BDA commissioner T Sham Bhat has run into rough weather as chairman of KPSC. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:54:13 +0530 Rs 83 crore tax evasion notice to Manyata tech park The High Court on Wednesday upheld the action of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP). Thu, 26 May 2016 05:52:50 +0530 Learn to shoot an artiste, and frame a frog With cameras becoming more accessible and user-friendly, many people are developing a passion for photography. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:52:14 +0530 Gavi Gangadhareshwara temple: Bengaluru's jantar mantar Its brightly painted exteriors make it hard to recognise Gavi Gangadhareshwara temple for the cave shrine that has survived several centuries. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:51:02 +0530 'I don't care about the towels... my kids miss me': Raadhamma Raadhamma, 35, makes a living selling towels at Sadashivnagar junction. She supports her two children. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:48:57 +0530 Stand up to stretch and strenghten your limbs and torso Thu, 26 May 2016 05:47:10 +0530 With water, it's personal While modern medicine says ‘more water the better’, Ayurveda believes in a more individualised approach. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:46:49 +0530 Who served Kerala's traditional Neyyappam to Google? Neyyappam is a traditional sweet from Kerala. What does it have to do with Google? A campaign is on to name the next version of Android. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:46:06 +0530 Stay away from Maya Srila Prabhupada recalling her childhood, mentioned that, in their childhood the maximum speed of the bicycle. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:44:41 +0530 Broke heroes of puppetry Sri Venkateswara Gombeyatta Mandali welcomes new artistes and funds to ..keep Gombeyatta alive in the city. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:44:13 +0530 Bengaluru woman sues shop over faded saree Over a month since the consumer court ruled in her favour, Suman Kotnala is yet to get compensation of Rs 8,850. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:43:13 +0530 Karnataka PUC exams: Urban students pip their rural counterparts The trend of rural students outperforming their urban counterparts in second PUC exams has been broken this year. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:41:11 +0530 You can check your sales figures even while on vacation through tally connect Sajee Kurien has developed TallyConnect, a new mobile application that helps you access your office accounts anytime, anywhere. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:36:54 +0530 Budding directors Hone skills in Bengaluru A week-and-a-half have gone by since young theatre directors from across the state came to the city for Ranga Shankara’s directors’ workshop. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:35:01 +0530 Cheap jam rooms keep bands going at Bengaluru With several aspiring artistes forming bands, rehearsal accessible spaces become essential. So jam rooms come into play. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:33:44 +0530 Land mafia eyes Bengaluru's oldest Lake Kempambudhi Kere, one of Bengaluru’s oldest water bodies dating back to the 17th century, is a sad victim of all-round neglect. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:31:22 +0530 Smiling her hearing woes away with resolve S Bhagyalakshmi had an obvious reason to smile — she ranked second among students with hearing impairment in Chennai by scoring 343. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:11:43 +0530 Habib, the runaway boy now chasing footie dream He was rescued along with two other children who had taken a train to run away from their families, who live on the streets in Mumbai. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:10:08 +0530 Auto driver uses head, leads cops to Sowcarpet businessman's killers What helped the police nab the contract killers, Rakesh and Tikku, who murdered Sowcarpet businessman Babu Singh. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:07:13 +0530 Find cure in the bark of mookirattai Thyroid diseases are common worldwide and in India and there is a significant burden of thyroid diseases. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:05:58 +0530 Will ISRO outwit Elon Musk's SpaceX in RLV technology? Will ISRO outwit California-based Elon Musk’s Space SpaceX in the race for developing a RLV? Thu, 26 May 2016 05:04:25 +0530 A time when 120 percentage was common in Tamil Nadu There is so much hue-and-cry about scoring centums in board exams these days. Thu, 26 May 2016 05:02:07 +0530 Release funds for growth of Thanjavur Tamil University, Madras High Court tells government Madras High Court has directed the State government to release Rs 37.37 lakh or more to the Tamil University in Thanjavur. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:59:44 +0530 Centums apart, Tamil Nadu lags on national education index Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan study reveals performance of TN students is below the country’s average. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:58:03 +0530 Tamil Nadu gears up for own medical admissions Applications open for 2,650 seats in MBBS/BDS courses, counselling to begin on June 20 after merit list on June 17. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:55:59 +0530 AIADMK Candidate dies before oath taking at Madurai The ruling party’s winning candidate from Tirupparankundram, SM Seenivel (65), was declared dead at a private hospital in Madurai. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:54:33 +0530 Tamil Nadu house Speaker gets a second consecutive term P Dhanapal and Pollachi V Jayaraman respectively are all set to conduct proceedings of the 15th Assembly as well. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:53:42 +0530 Day one in TN Assembly: Bonhomie inside, squabble outside Unusual camaraderie was seen between AIDMK and DMK leaders inside the House; Outside, there was a scuffle. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:52:31 +0530 Jayalalithaa urges Prime Minister to exclude Tamil Nadu from NEET in future too CM J Jayalalithaa thanked the Centre for promulgating the ordinance on exempting States including TN from the NEET. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:50:13 +0530 90K centums push cut-off score in top Tamil Nadu schools Soon after the SSLC exam results came out, parents lined up in front of schools seeking application forms for Class XI admission. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:46:57 +0530 Jaya thanks Modi for placing three Tamil Nadu Communities in ST category J Jayalalithaa thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Union Cabinet’s nod for including three communities. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:45:30 +0530 Science lures top rankers at Chennai Corporation School Four girls emerged as the toppers in the Chennai Corporation School 10th standard public examination. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:34:30 +0530 Selvam, once a rescued rag-picker scores 319 Born into a poor family, where two square meals were a luxury, Selvam’s task was cut out for him: either earn or learn. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:33:08 +0530 When adoration is graceful, it becomes an art Chemistry is one thing, being adored quite another. At the cusp of my 20s, there was a gorgeous man with whom I never became involved. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:32:01 +0530 Flavoursome Kashmiri wazwan cooking in your corridors City Express caught up with Chef Bashir, owner of Choncha food restaurant during the Kashmiri Wazwan food festival at Hyatt Regency, Teynampet. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:30:30 +0530 Eco-change through a storytelling session at Chennai Bengaluru-based Vikram Sridhar is in the city to put a spin on what it is to tell and listen to a story in a group, just like old times. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:28:47 +0530 Trust your intuition to read a card City Express speaks to Divya Srinivasan a yoga teacher-cum-tarot card reader about being self-aware, symbology. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:25:39 +0530 Create a happy and better world with everyone's cooperation There is a famous saying in hindi ‘Sarv ke sahyog se sukhmay sansar’ which means we can create a happy world with everyone’s co-operation. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:23:30 +0530 10.6 Lakh took the test under Tamil Nadu state board, but that's 48,000 lower than last year For the first time in recent years, the number of students, who took the class X exam under the State board, has shown considerable decline. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:20:50 +0530 Throat swelling not a joke, see a doctor immediately! With experts constantly talking about regular health check-ups, a few talk to City Express about the importance of early detection. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:20:49 +0530 'Want to build a shack by the beach side': Sahithya Jagannathan Model-cum-actress Sahithya Jagannathan has been modelling since 2010 and has walked the ramp for renowned Indian designers. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:16:35 +0530 Diffabled achiever says no to scribe, bags it big Even though her disability allows her to use a scribe to write faster and exempts her from the language exam, this 15-year-old chose neither. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:12:11 +0530 Spin, rinse, dry and deliver; laundry at your doorstep Just call, text or even WhatsApp to get your dirty clothes collected, cleaned and pressed in 24 hours Once thought to be only for white-collar workers. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:11:08 +0530 Two-wheeler ambulances race to rescue in Chennai They are an elite unit among the paramedics. Elite, as there are only 10 of them in the whole of Chennai. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:08:27 +0530 This Man shows how you can manage old age and its Myriad issues Founded by S Prithvirajan, a former techie, this shop in Adyar and Anna Nagar sells aids and consumables for the elderly. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:06:18 +0530 Ramakrishnan heard the call of education and how On the day when he stood first in Chennai district among hearing impaired students, B Ramakrishnan was not in the city. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:04:20 +0530 Football is all Gopinath knows “For people like you, only marks will help”. Such unsolicited advice have haunted him for years. It could be humiliating. Thu, 26 May 2016 04:00:41 +0530 233 is only a start for him B Vignesh (15), is associated with Arunodaya Centre that works with street, slum and homeless children. Thu, 26 May 2016 03:57:36 +0530 Beacon-holder of a grand tradition The otherwise subdued walls of the Saraswathi Mandapam of Aranchery Devi Temple, Kaloor, exude a divine vibrancy, courtesy the bold. Thu, 26 May 2016 03:06:37 +0530 Savour art and taste wine Jaya Anna (a.k.a. Jaya Annamma Thomas), in collaboration with the Sula Vineyards, is conducting ‘Layers’. Thu, 26 May 2016 03:05:50 +0530 Applications invited The Model Finishing School has invited applications for Employability Enhancement Programme that will commence in June. Thu, 26 May 2016 03:05:14 +0530 TallyConnect: a smart solution to access office accounts anywhere Kochi native Sajee Kurian has developed ‘TallyConnect', a new mobile application that enables you to access your office accounts anytime. Thu, 26 May 2016 03:03:56 +0530 Beena Melbin, turning people into a style sensation She is not a personality developer, nor a hair stylist. But Beena Melbin, 48, could be the answer to all your style problems. Thu, 26 May 2016 03:02:08 +0530 Indian Army honours Mrs India world, five other soldier wives Iris Maju ,Mrs India World has been honoured by the Army with the title ‘Woman of Substance’ along with five army wives. Thu, 26 May 2016 02:59:43 +0530 Thiruvananthapuram foraying into smart city challenge City has found a place in the second list of ‘Smart City’ challenge programme mooted by the Union Government. Thu, 26 May 2016 02:56:08 +0530 Green cover making way for Kazhakootam-Mukkola highway progress The NHAI has began cutting trees from Chakai to Kovalam as part Kazhakootam-Mukkola NH bypass widening. Thu, 26 May 2016 02:52:25 +0530 Row over move to shift Valiyathura's families as the rehabilitation centre lacks facilities The rehab centre at Valiyathura was chosen to accommodate as many as 35 families languishing at Valiyathura schools. Thu, 26 May 2016 02:48:02 +0530 Woman professor of Union Christian College held by Cochi cops for cheating Ancy Eapen, a member of the faculty at Union Christian College, Aluva, had been on the run for the last several days. Thu, 26 May 2016 01:56:28 +0530 Lavalin case: Kerala High Court to take up plea for early hearing today A petition seeking early hearing in the controversial, which had CM Pinarayi Vijayan as one of the accused, was filed. Thu, 26 May 2016 01:54:28 +0530 Marine Drive: Kochi's lost beauty Before malls became Kochi’s favourite hangout space, Marine Drive was the city’s most popular pictorial promenade. Thu, 26 May 2016 01:26:45 +0530 View latest films at home, thanks to Cineview Panchami Viewers can book tickets online on their website or using the Android app Cineview Panchami. Thu, 26 May 2016 01:24:08 +0530 Kochi Metro turns lethal for trade at MG Road The past year and a half has been a trying one for the business establishments at MG Road due to the slow pace of Kochi Metro work. Thu, 26 May 2016 01:21:05 +0530 Kochi's dirty picture: not so beautiful pathways Damaged slabs, illegally parked cars, advertisement boards make the pathway at General Hospital impossibly crowded. Thu, 26 May 2016 01:16:57 +0530 Child sexual abuse: justice still denied in Kerala In wake of increasing incidence of child sexual abuse, a workshop on CSA and its effective management was conducted. Thu, 26 May 2016 01:12:06 +0530 Jisha murder case: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan asks top woman cop to probe The LDF government handedover the probe to a new team headed by a senior woman IPS officer. Wed, 25 May 2016 22:49:19 +0530 Despite having breathalyzers, security at Nehru Zoological Park made body odour a deciding factor They did not put to use the devices since no one there knew how to use a breathalyzer. Wed, 25 May 2016 21:26:17 +0530 Karnataka HC rejects Manyata Promoters' plea challenging BBMP notice Wed, 25 May 2016 19:20:37 +0530 Delhi man survives multiple organ failure The patient is now doing well and all his organs are functioning properly," said Dr. Devender Agarwa Wed, 25 May 2016 18:47:57 +0530 Man held for killing software employee in Hyderabad A man was today arrested for allegedly murdering a 26-year-old software professional here with whom he had befriended recently. Wed, 25 May 2016 16:30:39 +0530