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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

Wipro to expand SEZ at Vizag

Wipro to expand SEZ at Vizag

Wipro chairman Azim Premji has come up with a plan to develop a special economic zone (SEZ) on 3.1 acres at Visakhapatnam to construct five lakh sq ft...

Wipro to set up a soap and fatty acids plant at Hindupur

Wipro to set up a soap and fatty acids plant at Hindupur

Hyderabad: IT giant Wipro will invest over Rs 500 crore in Andhra Pradesh. It will construct an additional five lakh square feet IT and ITes-built up ...

AP Budget sessions from August 2nd

AP Budget sessions from August 2nd

Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Government toiling hard for presenting the first Andhra Pradesh budget after bifurcation . Andhra Pradesh budget session to ...

Acquisition of lands for the AP capital a difficult task

Acquisition of lands for the AP capital a difficult task

Hyderabad: The acquisition of lands for the AP capital is seemingly looking like an uphill task for the AP Government and it might face a huge challen...

KCR Orders CB CID probe into Indiramma scam!

KCR Orders CB CID probe into Indiramma scam!

Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister KCR has shifted his focus on the Indiramma housing scheme that have been implemented over 10 years in the state. H...

National/International

One in every 3 Apple engineers is Indian

One in every 3 Apple engineers is Indian

BANGALORE: India has become a major ingredient in Apple's secret sauce, and the scale may surprise many. It is estimated that a third of the $171-bill...

Tea gardens shut down led to workers die of hunger and sell children to survive

Tea gardens shut down led to workers die of hunger and sell children to survive

North Bengal: The shutdown of five tea gardens in West Bengal has pushed workers to the brink. They have been dying of malnutrition while some have ev...

Plane crash-lands on US beach; Father Killed Daughter Injured

Plane crash-lands on US beach; Father Killed Daughter Injured

Miami: A small plane crash-landed on a beach in the US state of Florida on Sunday, killing a father and critically injuring his young daughter, author...

Safety rules apply to govt schools also

Safety rules apply to govt schools also

The safety guidelines issued by the City police on Saturday apply to all government and private schools. Headmasters or principals are solely responsi...

Russian fighter jet crashes, pilot killed

Russian fighter jet crashes, pilot killed

Moscow: A pilot was killed when a Russian fighter jet crashed in southern Russia Sunday morning, a senior Air Force official said.The MiG-29 jet was o...

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US lawmaker asks Indian-origin officials about 'Your Country'

Washington:  A freshman US lawmaker committed an embarrassing faux pas when during a Congressional hearing he mistook two top Indian-origin American officials as representing the Indian government, quizzing them about "your country" and "your government".Congressman Curt Clawson, who has now apologised for the gaf...

Indian-origin 'chicken king' at centre of UK hygiene probe

LONDON: An Indian-origin businessman, referred to as the UK's "Chicken King", is at the centre of a major controversey over contamination of poultry.Ranjit Boparan's '2 Sisters Group', the UK's largest poultry supplier, was singled out in an investigation by the 'Guardian' newspaper focusing on the contamination of chi...

US lawmaker mistakes Obama administration officials for Indian bureaucrats

In an extremely awkward incident, a newly elected member of the US House of Representatives mistook two senior Indian American off...

Indian-origin woman admits to killing son in Scotland

London: An Indian-origin woman Friday admitted to punching her three-year-old son to death at their home in Edinburgh, Scotland, i...

Indian-origin doctor indicted for running illegal prescription racket

Washington: A court in the US has indicted an Indian-origin doctor of illegally running a prescription racket that led to the deat...

Indian-American appointed to top health post

Indian-American Sampat Shivangi has been appointed as the Chairman of the Mississippi Board of Mental Health, making him the first...

Bollywood films influenced accused stalker, court told

MELBOURNE: A 31-year-old Indian is facing trial in Australia on charges of stalking two women in 2012 and 2013.The court heard tha...

NRI economist Meghnad Desai sets up Gandhi statue trust in UK

LONDON: Eminent economist Meghnad Desai has set up a charity trust to raise one million pounds required to create a statue of Maha...

Two Indians found dead in Oman Muscat

Muscat: Two Indians were found dead under mysterious circumstances in Oman, a media report said Tuesday.Vandana Vijayakumar, 31, a...

Indian-American CEO Held Guilty Of Paying Kickbacks

NEW YORK: An Indian-American CEO of two publicly-traded companies has been convicted on charges of paying kickbacks in return for ...

New House Whip vows to stay in Washington until Congress has immigration plan

Rep. Steve Scalise, the incoming House Majority Whip, said Sunday he will stay in Washington until Congress agrees to an emergency spending plan for the border-immigration crisis, but declined to say whether he will cancel the lower chamber’s August recess.“I’m going to stay until it’s done,&rdq...

Small stocks give better returns this year

NEW DELHI: Helped by smart participation from retail investors and bullish stock market sentiment, the mid-cap and small-cap indices of the BSE have given handsome returns to investors, outperforming their large-c...

IOB gets shareholders' nod to raise up to Rs 3,500 crore

Indian Overseas Bank has received shareholders' approval to raise capital up to Rs 3,500 crore by way of qualified institutional placement (QIP) and a rights issue to the government.

"We have already appointed a m...

Jadeja-Anderson spat: ICC has to ensure it doesn’t become another Monkeygate

The International Cricket Council (ICC) came out in defence of David Boon over h...

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India in England: Pankaj Singh Promises to Make Impact on Debut

India pacer Pankaj Singh was left with mixed feelings after his first day as a T...

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Commonwealth Games: Omkar adds a bronze to kitty

Omkar Ottari added a bronze medal to the Indian kitty as he emerged third in the...

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