Everything you need to know about Ramachandra Nagar: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Ramachandra Nagar: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Seeing the way the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is taking interest in Wednesday's meeting with them, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) delegates feel the ban on the national Olympic committee will soon be lifted.
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Indian cricket board president N. Srinivasan Monday said batting great Sachin Tendulkar is "different from every other cricketer" and there was no need to analyse every single performance of his.
Hyderabad, March 22 (IANS) In a key development in the disproportionate assets case against YSR Congress party leader Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has summoned a close aide of his late father and Congress MP K.V.P. Ramachandra Rao for questioning.
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) The capital will fete the spirit of the moment with a 10-day "Spring Fever" literature festival that will see top writers like Vikram Seth, Ramachandra Guha, Shobhaa De, Gulzar and Mira Nair brainstorm on politics, society, culture and entertainment.
Panaji, March 11 (IANS) The appointment of Goa's first Lokayukta is fraught with suspicion, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in Goa has claimed.
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New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) The Indian democratic apparatus is increasingly being placed under a critical scanner by a new tribe of writers who are exploring the functional dynamics of the country to pin down faultlines and prescribe pills for change.
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Carnatic singer Sudha Raghuraman's and indie pop band Advaita's duet performance was applauded by music enthusiasts here at the Vriddhi: Evolution Music Festival.
Chennai, Feb 27 (IANS) After a dull 2012, Manchu Manoj seems to be on a singing spree this year - he has signed five Telugu films and hopes to complete all of them by the year end. The actor, however, clarified that he's not doing any film with producer Ramachandra Rao of Sai Ratna creations.
Hyderabad, Jan 24 (IANS) Protests were held across Telangana Thursday over Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad's statement that a decision on the Telangana issue is not likely by Jan 28.
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New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) The Left Front in India is caught in a 19th century view of the world, says historian Ramachandra Guha.
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) Noted historian Ramachandra Guha Wednesday blamed the communists as well as the Trinamool Congress for not allowing a strong civil society to grow in West Bengal.
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Chennai, Oct 20 (IANS) National award-winning Tamil romantic-comedy drama "Vaagai Sooda Vaa" is one among the 20 films out of 144 eligible entries, set to be screened at the 43rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2012.
Bangalore, Oct 14 (IANS) A 35-year-old man, held captive in a dingy room for 17 years by his mother who claimed he was mentally unstable, was rescued Sunday by a lawmaker and doctors in Karnataka, police said.
Bangalore, Sep 22 (IANS) Indian hockey begins the long haul from the depths following the last place finish at the 2012 Olympics when the men's senior National championship commences here Sunday with as many as 36 teams representing units affiliated to Hockey India (HI) in the fray.
New Delhi/Hyderabad, Sep 7 (IANS) In a clear attempt by the Congress to claim Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy's political legacy, his diary was released in the national capital Friday in the presence of senior party leaders.
Hyderabad, Aug 27 (IANS) Congress MPs from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions of Andhra Pradesh Monday urged the UPA government to keep the state united.
Bhubaneswar (Odisha), Aug 18 (ANI): Incessant downpour coupled with badly maintained drainage and sewers inundated most of the neighbourhood here on Saturday, throwing normal life out of gear, as floods entered residential premises from late hours on Friday.
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday dismissed the petition of Ranjan Dwivedi, one of the accused in the 1975 assassination of then railway minister L.N. Mishra in a bomb attack in Bihar, for quashing his trial on the ground of an inordinate delay of 37 years.
London, Aug 11 (IANS) South Africa gave the finishing touches to India's disastrous campaign in the Olympic men's hockey competition with a 3-2 win in the classification match for 11-12 positions here Saturday.
London, Aug 3 (IANS) A jittery India crashed to a 2-5 defeat against Germany for their third straight reverse in Group B of the Olympic men's hockey competition here Friday.
London, Aug 2 (IANS) India find themselves in an all-too-familiar situation wherein they not only need to win all their matches, but also pray for favourable results in other games as they take on defending champions Germany in a Group B fixture of the Olympic men's hockey competition here Friday.
Hyderabad/Chennai, July 30 (IANS) Twenty-seven people, including one-year-old Arshita, who were injured when a coach of the New Delhi-Chennai Tamil Nadu Express was gutted Monday morning, have been admitted to four hospitals in Nellore in Andhra Pradesh.
Film: 'Tuneega Tuneega'; Cast: Sumanth Ashwin, Rhea Chakraborty, Naga Babu, Prabhu Ganeshan, Shafi, Seetha, Sayaji Shinde, Dharmavarapu Subramanyam and M.S.Narayan; Writer and Director: M.S.Raju; Producer: Maganti Ramachandra; Music: Karthick Raja; Rating: **
Hyderabad, July 16 (ANI): The YSR Congress on Monday criticized Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu for claiming to be the champion of the backward classes cause.
Bhubaneswar, July 10 (IANS) The Odisha unit of the Nationalist Congress Party Tuesday sought disqualification of its four legislators who last month defected to the state's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD).
Bangalore, July 9 (IANS) The Karnataka government's opposition to Unesco's heritage tag for the Western Ghats is being strongly criticised by greens and environmental scientists as illogical and another example of the BJP administration's ignorance about global issues.
Film: 'Bhagirathi'; Cast: Kishore, Bhavana, Tara Anuradha, Srinath, Hema Choudhary, Shiwadhwaj, Padma Vasanthi, Radha Ramachandra, Hulimavu Ramachandra and others; Producer; B.K. Sreenivas: Screenplay-Dialogues-Lyrics-Director: Baraguru Ramchandrappa; Music: V. Manohar; Cinemetography: Harish Sondekoppa; Rating: ** 1/2
Hyderabad, May 18 (IANS) Amid tight security, the fifth anniversary of the bomb blast at the historic Mecca Masjid here passed without any untoward incident Friday.
Film 'Dammu'; Producer: K.S.Rama Rao; Screenplay-Director: Boyapati Sreenu; Music: M.M. Keervani; Camera: Arthur A Wilson; Dialogues: M. Rathnam; Cast: Jr. NTR, Thrisha, Karthika, Kota Sreenivasa Rao, Nasser, Brahmanandam, Ali, Bhanupriya, Thanikella Bharani and others; Rating: **1/2
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) A 25-year-old youth was arrested for raping and beating his teenaged domestic help in the capital's Jamia Nagar, police said Thursday.
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): Two scientists including an Indian-origin have developed a new smaller spectrograph that could let diabetics monitor blood sugar levels without piercing fingers several times daily.
New Delhi, Aug 10 (ANI): The four-day Yakshagana festival, which concluded here earlier this week, provided a rich fare to people in Delhi making them aware of the rich traditions of centuries old performing art of Karnataka.
New Delhi, Aug.5 (ANI): Inaugurating a four-day Yakshagana festival here on Thursday evening, the Union Minister for Corporate Affairs, Veerappa Moily, said that Yakshagana should be recognised as the art form of Karnataka, both in the country and internationally.
New Delhi, Aug 3 (ANI): Corporate Affairs Minister Veerappa Moily will inaugurate the four-day festival being organised by the Karnataka Yakshagana Academy, Bangalore and Academy of Tenkutittu Yakshagana, Delhi, from August 4 to 7 here.
Thiruvananthapuram, July 20 (ANI): The Kerala High Court on Wednesday directed Air India to pay a compensation of 75 lakh rupees to the family of a victim killed in the air crash at Mangalore Airport in May last year.
Chennai, May 27 (ANI): Tamil superstar Rajnikanth, who is presently undergoing treatment at Chennai's Sri Ramachandra Medical Centre (SRMC), will be flying to Singapore for further treatment on Friday night.
Madurai, May 23(ANI): Ardent fans of Tamil superstar Rajnikanth firewalked on Monday and prayed for his speedy recovery in Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
Chennai, May 22(ANI): Fans of Tamil superstar Rajinikanth, who has been hospitalized for over a week now, gathered outside Chennai's Sri Ramachandra Medical Centre (SRMC) and prayed for his speedy recovery on Sunday.
Chennai/ Tiruchirappalli, May 19 (ANI): Fans of Tamil superstar Rajinikanth, who has been hospitalised for over a week now, prayed for his recovery on Thursday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Mar 21 (ANI): The Kerala High Court on Monday allowed the state government to give rice to all ration card holders at Rs. 2 per kg and set aside curbs imposed by the Election Commission (EC) on the scheme ahead of the April 13 assembly polls.
New Delhi, Dec 22 (ANI): Defence Minister AK Antony on Wednesday said the government is making all out efforts in the aftermath of the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attack to ensure security of the coastal regions of the country.
Vijaywada, Dec 21 (ANI): Following Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief Chandrababu Naidu, former Kadapa MP Y S Jaganmohan Reddy on Tuesday launched his 48-hour 'Lakshya Deeksha', hunger-strike for farmers.
Kadapa (AP), Sep 2 (ANI): Congress MP Y S Jaganmohan Reddy and his family members on Thursday paid homage to former Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y. S. R. Reddy on his first death anniversary.
London, July 28 (ANI): Taiwan's electronics component manufacturer Foxconn, has temporarily shut down a mobile phone components manufacturing factory in Chennai after about 250 workers fell sick, possibly from a pesticide sprayed at the facility.
Bhubaneswar, Feb 23 (ANI): Santhal tribals of Bhubaneswar performed traditional rituals to signal the onset of the Baha Bonga spring festival.
Hyderabad, Sep.6 (ANI): A caretaker Andhra Pradesh cabinet will be sworn into office at 4 p.m. on Sunday. Earlier, it was reported that a 33-member state ministry had been administered oath of office by Governor N.D.Tiwari.
Hyderabad, Sep.6 (ANI): Senior Congress leader K. Rosaiah was on Sunday sworn into office as the catetaker Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. Thirty-two ministers also took oath of office. But three ministers of the erstwhile Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy Cabinet refused to take oath out of a sense of loyalty to the late chief minister, who died in a helicopter crash on Wednesday.
New Delhi, July 13(ANI): Minister of State for Human Resource and Development D Purandeswari on Monday informed the Lok Sabha that University Grants Commission (UGC) has started reviewing the functioning of deemed universities on a government direction.
Film: 'Kalaakar'; Director: Harish Raj; Cast: Harish Raj, Radhika Gandhi, Suman Ranganath, Avinash, Dwarakish and Sudha Narasimha Raju; Music: Giridhar Diwan; Rating: **1/2.
Faizabad, May 4 (ANI): Wooden slippers, which used to be popular in ancient India, are still in demand. The workers in Uttar Pradesh's Faizabad District are making these slippers in hundreds.
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Aatish Taseer's book 'Stranger to History' continued to dominate the bestseller list in the non-fiction category for the third week while Paulo Coelho was the new author atop the fiction list, with his latest 'The Winner Stands Alone'. The top 10 in each group are:
Mumbai/London, April 19 (IANS) 'Slumdog Millionaire' fame Rubina Ali's mother Khushi Sunday afternoon lodged a complaint with police following media reports that her estranged husband allegedly attempted to 'sell' their daughter, a police official said.
London, April 19 (IANS) Britain's foreign minister will be in a high-profile 'conversation' with Indian Nobel-laureate Amartya Sen before the world's press Monday but organisers can't say what they will be talking about.
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Classic literature is making a comeback to the capital through a unique open air library.
The newly appointed leadership for Orissa Pradesh Congress Committee headed by former Union minister KP Singh Deo on Saturday took charge to challenge the ruling BJD-BJP alliance which is
Chennai, Jan 26 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi was early Monday admitted to the Sri Ramachandra Medical College Hospital here after complaining of severe backache, a spokesperson of the ruling party DMK said.
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) D.P. Chattopadhyaya, founding chairman of the Indian Council of Philosophical Research, has been honoured with the Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian honour, while management guru C.K. Prahlad, economist Isher Judge Ahluwalia and historian Ramachandra Guha are among the Padma Bhushan recepeints this year.
Kathmandu, Jan 8 (IANS) Hundreds of people cried and sang in jubilation Thursday as Hindu devotees began a victory march to celebrate the return of Indian priests to Nepal's 17th century Pashupatinath temple and the pledge by the humbled Maoist government not to interfere in its management.
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Hyderabad, Dec 14 (IANS) The Institution of Engineers India (IEI) presented 200 awards and certificates under various disciplines to engineers for their outstanding academic and professional excellence at the 23rd Indian Engineering Congress, which concluded Sunday at Warangal.
London, Oct 21 (IANS) India's lunar mission could spark off a land grab on the moon, a British paper speculated Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Contrary to reports that the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) had approved the Chhattisgarh government's rationale of arming activists of Salwa Judum to tackle Maoists, NHRC chief S. Rajendra Babu says the rights body has not given the civilian militia movement a clean chit.
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Fantasy novel 'Brisingr' is alternating with Amitav Ghosh's 'Sea of Poppies' at the top of the fiction charts, with 'Brisingr' back at number one this week. The new bestseller in the non-fiction list is the biography - 'The Snowball: Warren Buffett And The Business of Life'.
Taking serious note of the National Human Rights Commission's (NHRC) alarming report over the atrocities committed by the alleged state-sponsored
Melbourne, September 14 (ANI): It took Ramachandra Katuwal, a Nepalese porter, twenty-five marriages to finally find the right woman to be happy with.
To enforce code of ethics and broadcasting standards, the News Broadcasters Association (NBA), an umbrella body of private news and current affairs
Bangalore, Aug 12 (ANI/Business Wire India): Manipal Cure and Care (MCC) today launched their second center in Bangalore at Total Mall in Sarjapur.
Lahore, June 27 (ANI): Pakistan art historian Prof Dr. Ejaz Anwar has said that Hindu religious sites in Pakistan have always been the target of looters throughout history.
Lahore, June 27 (ANI): The ancient Hindu temple at Katas Raj which is around 40 kilometers from Chakwal is battling for its existence after it was robbed of all of its relics except one dilapidated sculpture.
With swearing in on Friday, B S Yeddyurappa-led BJP government in Karnataka has commenced its first innings with a new ray of hope