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Realignment of Forces: Reality or Mirage?

Nelambroy
Sr. Editor

The fifteenth general elections have heralded a major shift towards single party dominance. Though it cannot be emphatically concluded that this dominance would continue, the BJP under Modi’s dispensation is sure to en...

Rise and Fall of Jagan

Nelambroy
Sr. Editor

The 2014 general election in AP is a watershed election in more ways than one. Bifurcation preceded it and the scars of vivisection were too fresh in public memory. Given the complexity of Indian society and the range of fact...

Less numbers in Rajya Sabha: Limiting factor for Modi

Ram
Sr. Editor

People voted en mass to MODI hoping a big change in governance and development. Results will be announced tomorrow. There is no doubt about his victory and forming of Government.Any changes in basic policies will come through...

The Emergence of Modi as Strong Leader

Ram
Sr. Editor

The lengthy election process is over. The nine phase election process started with North East States and concluded with most populated States i.e. UP, Bihar and West Bengal. The climax also witnessed election to Varanasi with...

Pawan Kalyan a Trend Setter in Politics

Ram
Sr. Editor

The much awaited Pawan Kalyan’s new Party has borne. The name of Party, JANA SENA is touching the hearts of common man. The way he spoke; the way he narrated; the way he presented convinced his fans that it is a hope for al...

What does the future hold for Seemaandhra?

Ram
Sr. Editor

Some Proposals for the New StateWhat does the future hold for Seemaandhra? Bifurcation of the state is a now a certainty – a certainty that is being refuted by Seemaandhra protagonists just to keep their opposition to ...

Emergence of far-right group in American politics

Ram
Sr. Editor

Washington DC: The birth of Tea party few years ago in USA has brought far right ideas to the centre stage. The spirit of original Tea party movement is said to be their objective. It was more than 250 years back, the Europea...

Storyboard: Modi, 'Modians' and Manufactured Image

Nelambroy
Sr. Editor

Independent India's politics for most have been veering round personalities. It would be imprudent to say that ideology never mattered, but since our Parliamentary democracy is based on multi-party system where individuals an...

Politics

Andhra Pradesh/Telangana

Sunitha Lakshma Reddy likely to contest for Medak MP seat

Sunitha Lakshma Reddy likely to contest for Medak MP seat

The Congress has decided to field former minister Sunitha Lakshma Reddy as its candidate for the bye-election to the Medak Lok Sabha constituency.The ...

Home Minister Chinna Rajappa levels allegations against Jagan

Home Minister Chinna Rajappa levels allegations against Jagan

Andhra Pradesh deputy CM and Home Minister Nimmakayala Chinna Rajappa has levelled serious allegations against the leader of opposition and YSRCP chie...

Dattatreya Asks AP, TS To Solve Problems With Centre’s Assistance

Dattatreya Asks AP, TS To Solve Problems With Centre’s Assistance

Tirupati: Former Union minister and BJP national vice-president Bandaru Dattatraya today said both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh governments should wor...

Businessman rape attempt in shamshabad Novotel Hotel

Businessman rape attempt in shamshabad Novotel Hotel

A businessman of Mumbai attempted rape on a housekeeping girl in Hyderabad. This incident happened in Novotel hotel, which is located near Shamshabad ...

No-confidence motion on speaker by YSRCP

No-confidence motion on speaker by YSRCP

YSR Congress party considered No-confidence motion against the speaker of the assembly, Kodela Sivaprasada Rao. But after serious discussions with the...

National/International

Ebola spreads in Nigeria; Liberia has 1,000 cases

Ebola spreads in Nigeria; Liberia has 1,000 cases

Abuja: Two alarming new cases of Ebola have emerged in Nigeria, widening the circle of people sickened beyond the immediate group of caregivers who tr...

Centre reviews state hospitals to end widespread corruption

Centre reviews state hospitals to end widespread corruption

New Delhi: The government on Saturday ordered a review of activities at all state-owned hospitals to end what the Health Minister called systemic corr...

Ostracised sisters ‘raped’ for standing up to panchayat

Ostracised sisters ‘raped’ for standing up to panchayat

A year ago, when a 90-member caste panchayat in Rateu village, 100-km from Barmer, issued a diktat to ostracise a family, it was the two young sisters...

Chhattisgarh govt plans to build nearly 1 lakh toilets in three months

Chhattisgarh govt plans to build nearly 1 lakh toilets in three months

Responding to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call, Chhattisgarh government will be constructing nearly one lakh “pucca” toilets in n...

Two FIRs against Teesta Setalvad in Gujarat over controversial tweet

Two FIRs against Teesta Setalvad in Gujarat over controversial tweet

Ahmedabad: Two FIRs were on Saturday lodged in Gujarat against social activist Teesta Setalvad for uploading objectionable images of Hindu deities on ...

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First man to wear sanitary napkin: An unlikely hero for Indian women

SINGAPORE: An Indian, who has invented a machine that can be used to make cheap sanitary pads, hopes that the device would be available in 70 developing countries by next year."We will make the machine available in 70 developing countries next year," said Coimbatore-based Arunachalam Muruganantham who himself wore sani...

Indian, Asian businesses hit hard by unrest in US town

WASHINGTON: Even as a semblance of order was restored in a small city in Missouri after nearly two weeks of unrest, Indian and other Asian-American-owned businesses were reported to be in a mess after days of looting.The Daily Beast cited the lawyer of an Indian-American store owner as saying the authorities let the lo...

Indian-origin top executive to exit LinkedIn

NEW YORK: Global professional network LinkedIn's Indian-origin top executive Deep Nishar is leaving the company after a tenure of ...

Two Indians plead guilty to massive healthcare fraud in US

WASHINGTON: Two Indian pharmacists working in the US have pleaded guilty to a massive healthcare fraud, causing a loss of up to $7...

Obama's phone call ended frosty ties with Modi: US envoy

AHMEDABAD: US President Barack Obama's congratulatory telephone call to Narendra Modi after the Lok Sabha results brought about a ...

Indian-American Journalist Fareed Zakaria Faces Fresh Plagiarism Charges

WASHINGTON: Indian-American journalist Fareed Zakaria, who two years ago got away from a plagiarism controversy claiming he made a...

Top honour for Indian-origin woman in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG: Indian-origin South African academic Leila Patel has been named the African country's one of the top women researche...

World’s first green Hindu temple opened in UK

London:  A Hindu temple, claimed to be the world's first 'eco-temple' featuring solar panels and a rainwater harvesting syste...

Indian gets prestigious research grant under Obama initiative

NEW YORK: An Indian neuroscientist in the US has been awarded a prestigious grant under President Barack Obama's initiative to map...

Diageo's Indian-origin CEO gets pay cut; no hike this year too

London: Leading spirits maker Diageo's Indian-origin CEO, Ivan Menezes, has seen his pay package decline in his first year on the ...

Immigration law needs overhaul to deal with minor violations

Last week, Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander issued a statement setting out the federal government's opposition to Canadian municipalities becoming "sanctuary cities" for illegal immigrants.The sanctuary city concept is one in which a city agrees not to take action against illegal immigrants. In Cana...

US Stocks Pause, Dollar Rises on Fed Comments, Ukraine

New York: Wall Street and other stock markets paused on Friday, halting the week's strong gains, as worsening Ukraine tensions dogged trading, while the dollar rose after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said po...

Gold Falls by Rs. 40 to Rs. 28,100 on Sluggish Demand

New Delhi: Continuing its losing streak for the eight straight session, gold prices shed Rs. 40 to close at a nearly one-month low of Rs. 28,100 per 10 grams in the national capital on Saturday due to slackened de...

WKL: United Singhs smash California Eagles in a stiff competition

New Delhi: United Singhs knocked down a stiff defence put up by California Eagle...

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Mario Mandzukic’s decisive strike wins Atletico Super Cup

Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic’s early goal secured a 1-0 win ove...

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Will reinforcements help India challenge England better in ODIs?

After yet another spineless display overseas, the Indian team is under immense s...

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