The New Indian Express - Cities - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 04:10:09 +0530 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:20:05 +0530 Cities I Killed Her for Unrequited Love: Techie Tells Cops Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:58:53 +0530 3-Member Gang Arrested Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:38 +0530 'Khadi Sandesh 2014' Inaugurated Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:38 +0530 Clashes on Poll Day: 3 BJP Activists Arrested Three BJP activists, involved in BJP-Congress clashes near Vattiyoorkavu here, were arrested by the police on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:38 +0530 Power Disruption Today Power will be disrupted in Palkulangara, Chembakasseri, Padinjarekotta, Chambakada and Nalumukku areas on Wednesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:35 +0530 KPCC to Take Lead in Anti-Liquor Campaign KPCC president V M Sudheeran said the Cong was of the view that political parties have a definite role in the awareness drive Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:35 +0530 SFI Protests Govt Decision to Impose Curbs on Campus Politics Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:35 +0530 Painting Contest Held, CFLs Distributed Tree Walk, in association with the Attakulangara School Samrakshana Samithi, organised a painting competition to mark Earth Day at Government Central High School, Attakulangara. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:34 +0530 A 'Medical Miracle' at City Hospital An eight month pregnant woman, who showed signs of heart failure, gave birth to twin babies at a private hospital here. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:34 +0530 Engg Students' Paddy Harvest Tomorrow The cultivation was done by ‘Kathir’, a paddy conservation society, and NSS volunteers of Sree Chithira Thirunal Engineering College Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:34 +0530 Cycle Rally Taken out Twenty-five NCC cadets participated in the rally which covered eight kilometres from the NCC Group Headquarters at Peroorkada to the Military Station, Pangode Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:33 +0530 A Bio Solution for Better Tomorrow We all know fossil fuels are finite and running out, their toxic emissions strangling the environment. A bunch of engineering students in the city seems to have a solution to this alarming problem, at least to a certain extent. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:31 +0530 Lok Ayukta Appoints Advocate Commission Jitu S Babu, who has been appointed by a division bench as the commission to explore five points, visited the pond in Pallichal Panchayat and took stock of the situation. He told City Express that a report will be filed before Friday Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:30 +0530 Students Surprise Jaishree Misra An interaction, arranged as part of World Book and Copyright Day which falls on Wednesday, saw the author answering very technical questions from a young audience Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:30 +0530 ATV Launched on Kovalam Beach City Police Commissioner Venkatesh said that the 4 X 4 vehicle will be of great help to the beach patrol especially during tourist season and on weekends. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:30 +0530 Mylanchi 3 Grand Finale The grand finale of popular show Mylanchi 3 was held at Armed Force Officers Club, Abu Dhabi. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:29 +0530 Wins Mahila Shakthi Award Anchal-based Sabarigiri Residential School principal Deepa Chandran won the Mahila Shakthi Shiromani Award and gold medal by the Rashtriya Samarashtra Manch, an Indo-Nepal Cultural Organisation. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:27 +0530 Dr Subhadra Nair Felicitated Padmashree winner Dr M Subhadra Nair was felicitated under the aegis of  Bharat Vikas Parishad (BVP),  Thiruvananthapuram branch at a function held at Press Club here the other day. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:27 +0530 Change in Emirates Flight Timings Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:26 +0530 Ousted Varkala Municipal Chairman Reelected Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:26 +0530 Minister's Directive to LSG Dept Sec Minister for Rural Development and Planning K C Joseph directed the Local Self Government Department secretary to look into the lapse on the part of the State Bank of India in not disbursing wages to the employees under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme even after the government remitted the amount. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:18:26 +0530 Pandit Karuppan Award for Mata Mata Amritanandamayi has been selected for the Kavithilakan Pandit Karuppan Award for 2014, instituted by the Kavithilakan Pandit Karuppan Vicharavedi. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:18 +0530 Startup Job Fair at SCMS Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:18 +0530 Probe into Migrants' Death Ordered Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:18 +0530 Metro Work: Corp for 'Govt Intervention' The Kochi Corporation is not in a mood to bear the burden of the works related to Kochi Metro any more. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:18 +0530 Skycity: HC Admits Developers' Petition Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:17 +0530 Grim Realities on Canvas K P Thomas’ works, done in drizzling yellows and reds, are unique for the intense portrayal of life Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:15 +0530 Bard Gets Short Shrift in Classrooms Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:15 +0530 Now, Use App to Manage your Wardrobe Reubro International a software development firm in Kochi, has developed a mobile application, ‘My Dressmate’, a new wardrobe utility to select dresses. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:14 +0530 Supplyco School Fair Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:14 +0530 BTech at Hindustan University Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:14 +0530 The Movement of People Throughout History Chris Gosden of Oxford University says that the world has been globalised for hundreds of years Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:11 +0530 Bridging Magic with Reality Thathamaram (Parrot Tree) is a play that explores various facets of everyday life. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:11 +0530 Repolling at Booth No 118 Today Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:10 +0530 Corp to Strike GCDA with Stop Memo Sabre Councillors allege that the construction activities at Rajendra Maidan are illegal Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:10 +0530 A Surgeon Fascinated by the Beauty of the Beating Heart Several successful heart transplantations in the state bear testimony to the dexterity of his scalpel-wielding hand. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:10 +0530 The Illustrious Story of Indian Railways Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:07 +0530 MGU Youth Festival to Begin Today Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:07 +0530 Nothing Antique in Coin Collection, Says Paravur Temple Authorities A day after the recovery of 10 sacks of coins from the pond at Dakshina Mookambika Temple, North Paravur, the temple and Devaswom authorities have said that the coins does not have any antique value and most of them were outdated five, 10 and 20 paise. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:07 +0530 Stylised Slippers The comfy-slippers are undergoing stylish makeovers to become fashion-quotient youngsters’ most prized possession Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:06 +0530 AIMS to Get Silent MRI Scan Facility Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will inaugurate the first silent MRI scan facility in the country at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, here, on Saturday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:06 +0530 BEd Course: SRC Can’t Relax Norms, Rules High Court’t-Relax-Norms-Rules-High-Court/2014/04/23/article2184383.ece Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:03 +0530’t-Relax-Norms-Rules-High-Court/2014/04/23/article2184383.ece Judge Recuses Himself in Bar Licence Case Justice C T Ravi Kumar has recused himself from hearing the petitions filed by bar owners in the state seeking a directive to renew the FL-3 liquor licences for running their bars, after an advocate allegedly tried to influence the judge. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:03 +0530 PGMET Scam: 11 More Arrested The CID police arrested 11 persons, including eight students, on Tuesday in connection with the post-graduate medical entrance test (PGMET) scam. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:18 +0530 HC Reserves Orders on PGMET till Apr 25 The AP High Court on Tuesday reserved orders till April 25 in a writ petition that challenged the state government’s action in cancelling the Post-Graduation Medical Entrance Test (PGMET) Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:18 +0530 Plaint to EC over Akbar's Speech An advocate, K Karuna Sagar, in a letter on Tuesday, complained to the Election Commission about a provocative and inflamatory speech delivered by MIM MLA Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:15 +0530 City Police Bust Colombo Kidney Racket; 3 Agents Held Gang has agents operating in Pune, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneshwar, Kurukshetra Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:15 +0530 INTACH Demands Audit of Historic Monuments Expressing fears and doubts regarding what the bifurcation of the state will bring for heritage sites across Andhra Pradesh, the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:15 +0530 Woman Dead, Baby Hurt in Mishap A 33-year-old woman was killed and her one-year-old daughter was hospitalised in road mishap at Autonagar in Vanasthalipuram police limits on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:14 +0530 Govt Staff to Get Salaries by May 24 In view of the division of the state on June 2, the state finance department took some key decisions on Tuesday with regard to payments and financial matters to regulate the expenditure. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:12 +0530 Mix it up Rising temperature and scorching heat during the summer can sap energy levels making you feel dull and dehydrated. Beat this heat this summer by indulging in colourful squashes, juices and mocktails. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:11 +0530 When Things Aren't What They Seem After an adorable dad went viral for drawing cartoons on his son’s lunch bag, using the clear plastic as his drawing board and the sandwich inside it as his canvas, a new series of cartoons have been catching people’s attention on Instagram. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:11 +0530 Govt Asks RBI for Ways and Means Advances The State government is in touch with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for securing ‘Ways and Means Advances’ for both Telangana and Residuary Andhra Pradesh states right from the day one of the formation of the two states. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:11 +0530 Suggestions Invited on New Capital for AP The ministry of home affairs sought feedback from the people and other organisations on creating a new capital for the successor state of Andhra Pradesh. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:11 +0530 'Narendra Modi Calling' As the country’s largest and heated election battle goes to the polls, political parties are pulling out all the magic tricks from their hats and the latest seems to be receiving a call from the candidate themselves. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:08 +0530 Viral Countdown For quite a few days now, anyone who has been scrolling through their social networking sites would have seen the ‘First Kiss’ video made by filmmaker Tatia Pilieva which shows 20 strangers lock lips. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:08 +0530 A Change in Form or Content? Book clubs are not a phenomenon that we haven’t heard of. From exchanging views to instigating debates to exploring new subjects, book clubs take care of it all. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:08 +0530 Build Your Network If you see yourself as an aspiring entrepreneur, here is an opportunity for you to build your network. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:07 +0530 Much Ado about Shakespeare Today is observed as World Book Day and neatly coincides with the death anniversary of the English Bard William Shakespeare. One of the most influential playwrights in English literature, we find out how far seeping his reach has been among some of Hyderabad’s literature buffs Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:07 +0530 Pedal for Green An awareness campaign to encourage sustainable solutions, the ‘Cycle-O-Thon’ ride was organised by students of Sreenidhi International School on Tuesday on the occasion of Earth Day. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:04 +0530 KK Ridicules Congress' Claim for Telangana Credit Telangana Rashtra Samithi  general secretary K Kesava Rao has described the Congress claiming sole credit for formation of Telagnana state as the biggest joke of the century. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:04 +0530 Summer Brides Experts share their pick of fabrics, colours, accessories and makeup for the woman who wants to enjoy her own party Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:04 +0530 29 Units of Central Forces to be Deployed for Elections in State In view of upcoming elections, as many as 11,920 civil and homeguards will be deployed on election duty where as 29 units of central paramilitary forces too will join as part of special bandobast for elections, Hyderabad police commissioner Anurag Sharma said. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:03 +0530 GHMC May Invoke Esma against Striking Sanitation Workers A few hundred workers comprising engaged in sanitation work mostly transporting garbage have gone on strike protesting against the corporation’s decision. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:01 +0530 4 Spl Trains to Bikaner, Guwahati In order to clear extra rush of passengers during summer season, four special trains will be run between Secunderabad-Bikaner and Secunderabad-Guwahati. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:01 +0530 Post AIS Promotee Officers in T State: Govt The state government has requested the Pratyusha Sinha Committee to allocate the promotee AIS officers from Telangana to the new Telangana state. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:36:00 +0530 Woman Kills Daughter, Hangs Self A 28-year-old woman committed suicide by hanging after strangling her five-year-old daughter at their house in Hulimavu on Monday night. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:30:01 +0530 2 Die in Freak Accidents After Getting Drunk Two men, under the influence of alcohol, died in freak accidents on Monday night. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:30:00 +0530 Hiriyur bus Accident Death Toll Rises to seven The number of victims, who were killed in an accident near Hiriyur recently, has increased to seven now. Sripriya (20), who was receiving treatment along with her husband Sanjay Acharaya at BGS Global Hospital, died here on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:30:00 +0530 Notices Issued to School, Govt Over RTE The High Court on Monday issued  emergent notices to CMR National Public School in HRBR Layout and the Department of Primary Education in connection with a petition accusing the school of denying admissions under the Right to Education (RTE) Act. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:58 +0530 Vedamurthy Let Off After Interrogation The city police have let off former Bangalore University (BU) Syndicate member Dr K B Vedamurthy after recording his statements over an alleged marks scam that has hit the university. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:57 +0530 Four of Family Injured in Cylinder Blast Four members of a family, including two children, were injured when an LPG cylinder leak  resulted in an explosion at K P Agrahara early on Tuesday morning. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:57 +0530 Corporator Held for Stealing Clothes Upparpet police on Tuesday arrested Girinagar Corporator H S Lalitha who was allegedly caught by an apparel shop staff for stealing clothes. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:57 +0530 6K Accident Cases Cleared in 3 Months by Lok Adalats As many as 6,241 cases related to Motor Vehicle Act (MVA) were disposed of and a compensation of `34.60 crore was paid to vehicle insurance beneficiaries, accident victims and their relatives from January to April in the mega Lok Adalats through District Legal Services Authority or Taluk Legal Services Committee across the State. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:57 +0530 COMED-K: Only 68 from State Chose Medical Seats It seems like the candidates from Karnataka are not interested in participating in the ongoing counselling for PG medical seats organised by the Consortium of Medical Engineering and Dental colleges of Karnataka (COMED-K). Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:54 +0530 Last Date Extended The Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has extended the last date for document verification for Hyderabad-Karnataka students up to May 3 following the non-availability of officials to issue necessary certificates due to election work. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:54 +0530 Kin Protest Over Man's Death Relatives of 60-year-old Srinivas, who succumbed to head injuries at Sparsh Hospital on Hosur Road on Tuesday, have accused the hospital staff of negligence and not discharging the patient to increase the medical bill. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:54 +0530 Ratio of Man to Trees in City is 6:1, Says KSPCB Sec ‘Think globally and act locally’ to preserve nature was the message of  Earth Day celebrations at RV Teachers’ College here on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:53 +0530 Ex-MLA Takes BBMP Land Grant Issue to Lokayukta Former Bharathinagar MLA N Rajanna has filed a complaint with the Lokayukta on the controversial grant of 4 acres and 28 guntas of BBMP land on lease to a private club. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:53 +0530 Friends and enemies In the company of your friends, you lose your centeredness. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:50 +0530 Address Niggling Back Pain Before it is Too Late Commuting on a rough road or the number of hours you spend sitting on that unergonomic chair at work are some of the reasons for that piercing pain in your back. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:50 +0530 Rejuvenate Bangalore's Green Charm, Says Expert Noting that Bangalore is losing its Garden City tag, Prof J Srinivasan, of the Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, said much needs to be done to make the city turn over a green leaf. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:50 +0530 Protection If I don’t know the enemy, I will be poorly equipped to protect myself. Anger, greed, ego, lust, attachment are the enemy in myself and in others. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:49 +0530 'A Teacher is a Key Facilitator' Dr S A Kribanandan, principal of the Stracey Memorial Composite PU College speaks about the institution’s growth and the values it imparts to students Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:46 +0530 No Shortcuts or Fast-Forwards to Meditation Meditation is experiencing and enjoying the inner void - though one may say that this enjoying is a mind-oriented experience. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:46 +0530 Mindset and Doubt Create Delusion Now let us look at mindset. When doubts cease, mindset comes into play. Mindset is the very opposite of doubt. Here we know exactly what we want and do our utmost to get it. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:46 +0530 Mom Would Gladly Give her Life for us My mother spent a good 60 years of her life being a mother and a wife with little thought to any other aspiration. She faced life’s vicissitudes with courage. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:43 +0530 Nice Mannequin? No, This is a Real Woman That's the new trend in Bangalore. At least two brands are using Czech women to sit still like dolls in shop windows, and occasionally smile at customers. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:43 +0530 Two Years of a Bookstore and More Hinzelmann, an all together forgettable character in Neil Gaiman’s American Gods may well be remembered for a particularly wise comment he made,“What I say is, a town isn’t a town without a bookstore. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:43 +0530 Shop Thrives on Rajkumar Pics Owners of a photo frame shop on BVK Iyengar Road are releasing a calendar on April 24 to mark the idol’s 85th birth anniversary Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:42 +0530 City Girl to Represent India in Brain Bee Finals It is a big deal for a 17-year old girl to represent the country and Gayathri Muthukumar, the winner of the 7th Indian National Brain Bee, is excited. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:39 +0530 Justifying Evil Obviously the present crisis throughout the world is exceptional, without precedent. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:39 +0530 A Working Space for Creators of Theatre The Company Theatre was formed by Sheeba Chadha, Atul Kumar, Manish Chawdhary and Sanjeev Sharma in 1993 in New Delhi. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:38 +0530 Think Twice Before You Get Inked While the young and the fearless may think it is cool to sport body art, tattoos and piercing, doctors warn that these fashion statements could be dangerous and infectious without going through an allergy test beforehand. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:38 +0530 Govt Talks Tough as Bid to Resolve CET Row Comes a Cropper The stage is set for high drama as the state government and private engineering colleges on Tuesday failed to reach an agreement on seat-sharing and fee structure. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:36 +0530 Govt Amending Minority Definition for Schools: Mohsin The State government is taking steps to amend the definition to determine the minority status of a school, Commissioner for Public Instruction Mohammed Mohsin said on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:35 +0530 Missing Realtor Found Dead in Lake Highly decomposed body of K N Ananth Kumar, a 45-year-old realtor,  was found in Ellemallappa Lake near K R Puram on Old Madras Road on Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:35 +0530 Neighbourhood Trees Campaign Kicks Off in City The India Biodiversity Portal’s neighbourhood trees campaign kicked off on Tuesday and saw nearly 400 users from all over the country upload their observations on the portal. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:35 +0530 16-Year-Old Arrested for Murder A 16-year-old boy was arrested by the HSR layout police for allegedly killing Venu (17) and his brother Pavan (16). Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:32 +0530 Action Sought Against Producers of Bigg Boss City-based advocate Amrithesh has filed a private complaint against Narendra Sharma of Brahmanda fame, actor Sudeep and producers of Bigg Boss  reality show for hurting sentiments by showing women in an obscene manner. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:29:31 +0530