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  • METRO NEWS/NEW DELHI: “Maa Ganga is waiting for her son to free her from pollution"—was the emotional claim made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi from the banks of River Ganga at the 3000-year old city of Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh, soon after his election. “It is time to do my bit for Maa Ganga,” he had said. However, things have not moved even an i...
  • Metro News/ Hyderabad: Braving several controversies and allegations of “ethnic profiling,” the Telangana State government undertook an intensive household survey on Tuesday which, in the words of Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao, was a “super hit.” GHMC Commissioner Somesh Kumar said that the Intensive Household Survey (IHS) was successful with...
  • Metro News/ Hyderabad: Describing the comprehensive household survey across the Telangana State as a “super hit,” Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao on Tuesday exuded confidence that his government would be able to implement several welfare schemes in future if the people continued their cooperation. “I thank the people for their wholehearted coop...
Theme restaurants trendy
JAYA VELLAMPALLI/ HYDERABAD: Breaking away from the stereotype dining, theme-restaurants with out-of-the box offering in terms of ambience, cuisine and décor are gaining acceptance in the city.In recent times, dining has gone beyo...
E-commerce industry to spend over $500 mn by 2020
METRO NEWS/ NEW DELHI: Indian e-commerce industry is expected to spend an additional $500 to 1,000 million on infrastructure, logistics and warehousing, leading to a cumulative spend of $950 to 1900 million till 2017-2020, accordi...
BCCI rings in changes for ODIs
PTI/ New Delhi: Cracking the whip following India's shambolic Test series against England, The BCCI on Tuesday virtually sidelined coach Duncan Fletcher by appointing former captain Ravi Shastri as the Team Director while giving a "break" to bowling ...
Jayendra Chaithanya T/ Hyderabad: The roads across Telangana State wore a deserted look on...
METRO NEWS/ HYDERABAD: The smartphone market in India has maintained its growth impetus wi...
PTI/London: England on Tuesday announced a 15-man squad to face India in an ODI series wit...
Tollywood actor Allu Arjun has finished shooting for his cameo in the movie Rudramadevi. Arjun plays the character of Gona Ganna R...
Despite a good opening, Sikandar hasn’t really managed to get good word-of-mouth with critics unanimously deriding the film. All s...
Actress Taapsee Pannu will be the showstopper for fashion designer Gaurang Shah, on Friday at the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Winter/...
Radhika Apte is quite well-known to Telugu audiences courtesy of her lead roles in the movies, Rakhta Charitra...
Post his split with Srinu Vaitla, Kona Venkat was ...
Both the Telangana government and the people have heaved a sigh of relief as the intensive household survey across the State on Tuesday went off smoothly. Still, there have been complaints that certain households, colonies and areas have not been cov...
Pti/ Patna: One more person died in floods in Patna district, taking the toll due to inundation in Bihar to 10 even as major rivers on Tuesday showed receding trend. One person drowned in the flood water in the Ghoswari block of r...
PTI/ New Delhi: Taking a step further towards scrapping the Planning Commission, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday invited ideas from the people on the new institution to replace the plan body. The government also announced creation o...
It is very shameful for us to hear the news that the residents of a slum in Bawana in the ...
Pti/ Imphal: A local court on Tuesday ordered the release of rights activist Irom Chanu Sh...
PTI/Mumbai: Backing RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat over his "Hindutva" comments, Shiv Sena presid...
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Intensifying his agitation for the ouster of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, opposition leader... 8/19/2014 10:45:00 PM

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Under fire for its chief Mohan Bhagwat's remarks, the RSS today said Hindutva does not mean 'Hindu-i... 8/19/2014 10:23:59 PM

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The Telangana BJP has alleged that the Intensive Household Survey conducted across the State was ful... 8/19/2014 10:11:08 PM

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