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Updated: Sep 23, 2014 07:22 PM
"As he landed inside the enclosure, he saw the animal coming towards him. He sat with folded hands for the next few minutes as the animal kept watching him. Then all of a sudden, the tiger caught him by the neck and kept dragging before attacking with its
Updated: Sep 23, 2014 04:07 PM
The Sena may contest 151, the BJP 130 and four of other allies 7 seats Just three days ahead of the closing of nominations for the assembly polls, the BJP and the Shiv Sena appear to have sorted out their seat-sharing imbroglio. As per a tentative formu
Updated: Sep 23, 2014 04:55 PM
Gautam Khaitan, former board member of a Chandigarh-based tech firm named in the Rs.3,700 crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case, is the first accused to be arrested by the Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday for his alleged role in routing funds for
Updated: Sep 23, 2014 01:00 PM
While the Alliance for Justice and Accountability plans to show black flags to Mr. Modi in New York, the Sikhs For Justice announces a “Citizens’ Court” against him in Washington. Several groups in the U.S. will hold a series of protes
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Authorities have raised the compound wall and erected concertina wire besides increasing vigil after a few incidents Unlike earlier, when people used to easily scale over the compound wall and get into the safari park, the Nehru Zoological Park is now o
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Corporate bigwigs, socialites, sportspersons and film stars will do some charity for government schoolchildren next month -- by eating heartily. The Non-Governmental Organisation ‘Project 511’ will organise a ‘black-tie’ annual cha
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With 40 suicides in 100 days, there is an urgent need for farmers to focus on other crops. The scale of finance for cotton is Rs. 24,000 per acre for un-irrigated crop while for red gram, black gram and green gram it is Rs. 11,000, Rs. 9,500 and Rs. 9,750
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Tussle for office space between Andhra and Telangana employees. An officer of the rank of General Manager in the APTDC who did not want to be named said they were feeling like outcasts in their community after working together in the same building for so
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Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhara Rao has directed officials to revise the academic calendar by giving 15-day holiday for Bathukamma and Dasara and two days for Sankranti festival.He asked them to earmark holidays in academic calendar for festiva
Sep 23, 2014 08:57 PM
Tendulkar’s appearance at the annual Bradman Foundation dinner is fitting as the late Aussie great once famously said he believed Sachin’s technique reminded him of his own. Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar’s tryst with Australia and &#82
Sep 23, 2014 08:39 PM
Despite drag-flick specialist VR Raghunath missing as many as eight penalty corners and Rupinderpal Singh sustaining a serious thigh injury, India managed a 7—0 victory over minnows Oman in the men’s hockey event at the Asian Games, here on Tu
Sep 23, 2014 08:38 PM
Indian weightlifters continued with their listless display at the Asian Games as K. Ravi Kumar and Punam Yadav failed to impress in their respective men’s and women’s events here on Tuesday. Ravi Kumar failed to find a place in Group ‘
Sep 23, 2014 08:20 PM
Alaindair worked well when the horses were exercised here on Tuesday morning. Sand track 600m: Wild Temptation (app), Whitesox (Daman) 39. They were urged and ended level. 800m: Sailor (Merchant) 50, 600/37. Moved well. Act Of Valour (V.Jodha), Star Gazin
Sep 23, 2014 07:29 PM
FC Goa unveiled the official Adidas team kit, in the presence of their head coach Zico. The Brazilian gave his insight into how India can benefit from the buzz generated for the franchise-based event internationally. “Football has to go through a
Sep 23, 2014 01:33 AM
After the defeat of the LTTE and the economic activism of China, the geostrategic reality has altered significantly in Colombo’s favour. With no usable leverages, India may have to live with 13A minus police powers, provided the devolved powers are
Sep 23, 2014 01:47 AM
Common sense would dictate that the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Shiv Sena have more to lose than gain by breaking their alliance when so close to an expected victory in the Maharashtra Assembly polls. They have been together during difficult times, los
Sep 23, 2014 01:43 AM
Anew report authored by Lord Nicholas Stern sounds as optimistic as his landmark 2006 study. It is possible to simultaneously prevent climate change and to augment economic growth, claims Better Growth, Better Climate: The New Climate Economy Report, of t
Sep 23, 2014 09:08 PM
As pointed out by Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda during the Railway Budget, ``funds to the tune of Rs. 50,000 crores per year are required for the next 10 years for ongoing projects alone.’’ In its first attempt at restructuring the ra
Sep 23, 2014 09:06 PM
Cumulative net FII flows into equity markets rose from $13.8 billion over two years ending September 2012, to $24.4 billion over year ended September 2013, and $21.5 billion over the last year. On September 17, the Financial Times reported that over nine
Sep 23, 2014 08:59 PM
Mahindra Two Wheelers on Tuesday announced that its new scooter to be launched at the end of this month would be called Gusto. The scooter, to be launched in northern and western India on September 29, was earlier code-named G101. It will be rolled out
Sep 23, 2014 08:58 PM
Internet search major Google, on Tuesday, launched a new social campaign to increase the internet literacy among women in India. Google has tied up MARD, an initiative started by Bollywood actor-cum-director Farhan Akhtar. MARD has tied up with Google&#82
Sep 23, 2014 08:55 PM
Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) sees demand for the metal to go up substantially due to the government’s focus on manufacturing and infrastructure through smart cities, ports, power plants and the development of industrial corridors.“W
Sep 23, 2014 08:27 PM
As Durga puja celebrations get bigger, here’s what goes into the preparations In a few days from now, the Keyes High School, Secunderabad, will attract visitors for Durga puja festivities, coupled with music and food offered as bhog. The number of
Sep 23, 2014 08:20 PM
BioDigital tries to redefine studying the human anatomy Experts of medical informatics are always looking forward to a digital revolution in studying the human anatomy. The BioDigital Human is a three-dimensional, fully interactive visualisation programm
Sep 23, 2014 08:25 PM
Music lovers in the city are a beleaguered lot when there are too many concerts happening at the same time Geethanjali waits all year for September, when a long list of renowned musicians and dancers perform in the city. But, halfway through the month,
Sep 23, 2014 10:23 PM
Preceptors such as Adi Sankara, Ramanuja, Madhva and Ramakrishna have shown that the sublime spiritual thought contained in the scriptures can reveal the subtlest insight into the eternal scheme of things. But they also stress that abstract philosophical t
Sep 23, 2014 08:31 PM
Rakul Preet Singh talks about the comedy in ‘Loukyam’, working in Ramesh Sippy’s next and golf Memories of the fun-filled ride on Venkatadri Express linger as Rakul Preet Singh gets ready for her next release, Loukyam, this Friday. &#82
Sep 22, 2014 09:56 PM
Once a tourist attraction and irrigation tank, Lakkaram Lake in Khammam dug up during the reign of the Kakatiyas, has ceased to serve both farmers and tourists. Tank is spread over 120 acres. The storage area has shrunk drastically from 160 acres due to e
Sep 22, 2014 05:44 PM
A look at some of the images at the Incheon Asian Games on Day 3. India won bronze medals in shooting and squash.
Sep 22, 2014 02:30 PM
Thousands of students joined a massive rally to protest the police action in Jadavpur University earlier this week
Sep 21, 2014 10:29 PM
Every spell of rain makes us realise, yet again, that there is really no such thing as bad weather. The sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up and snow is exhilarating. After a hot spell, this region is witnessing intermittent drizzl
Sep 21, 2014 06:13 PM
Bangalore: Nearly 360 schoolchildren were hospitalised when they fell ill after having midday meals at the Government Urdu Higher Primary School in D.J. Halli on Friday. Several children also took ill on Saturday and were taken to Dr. Ambedkar Hospital
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