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TRS legislator terrorises toll plaza staff


Daswanth's lawyer withdraws from the case

The trial of the case pertaining to the rape and murder of 7-year-old girl in Mugalivakkam took a curious turn on Wednesday, as the lawyer who appeared for the accused withdrew his vakalat.When this...

I-T dept. conducts countrywide surveys at Bitcoin exchanges

The Income Tax Department on Wednesday conducted survey operations at major Bitcoin exchanges across the country on suspicion of alleged tax evasion, official sources said.They said various teams of ...

Delhi HC to hear Sharad Yadav's plea against disqualification from RS

The Delhi High Court agreed to hear on Wednesday former JD president Sharad Yadav's plea seeking immediate setting aside of his disqualification from the Rajya Sabha.The matter for urgent hearing ...

Uttara Kannada continues to be tense

BJP wants NIA probe; Home Minister accuses it of spreading falsehood

HC orders action against all responsible for inclusion of bogus voters in RK Nagar constituency

The Madras High Court on Wednesday ordered stringent action against all, including politicians, responsible for inclusion of more than 45,000 bogus voters in RK Nagar Assembly constituency. A Divisio...

Supreme Court stays NCLT order on govt takeover of Unitech

The Court has stood firm by the distraught home buyers and has been hearing the matter so that their investments can be returned safely back to them.

Constitution Bench to hear Aadhaar petitions on December 14

It will take up pleas for clarifications on and interim reliefs from deadlines issued.

Madhu Koda convicted in coal block allocation scam case

Arguments on the quantum of sentence will take place at 2 p.m.on Thursday.

Hope no Kejriwal will emerge from my movement again: Anna Hazare

The Hazare-Kejriwal split came in 2012 after a roller- coaster ride of 18 months in which they came together to run a high-steam anti-graft movement.

Ockhi death toll: Three more bodies recovered from Kozhikode coast, death toll rises to 57 in Kerala

Three more bodies recovered from Kozhikode coast on Wednesday morning

Six get death sentence in T.N. 'honour killing' case

Gang attacked inter-caste couple, murdered Dalit man

'Regulate barricades on all highways'

Court issues directives to police

Court talks tough on maintenance of roads

'Suspend toll collection if repairs not carried out on time'

Dalit Christians take out march for quota in Kerala

They demand 5% reservation in Central government recruitments and 4% quota in State

From victim to crusader: the story of Kausalya Shankar

Kausalya's journey, punctuated by a suicide attempt and sporadic depression, culminated in her taking up activism against caste-hate killing.

Hydrogeologists' warning on groundwater goes unheeded in Karnataka

'Plea for banning sinking of new borewells fails to get government's attention'

Hydrogeologists' warning on groundwater goes unheeded

'Plea for banning sinking of new borewells fails to get government's attention'

BSY seeks support price for sugarcane, groundnut, paddy

B.S. Yeddyurappa, president, BJP State unit, has urged Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to announce ₹1,000 support prices for sugarcane, groundnut and paddy growers helping them to recover the losses incur...

Statewide protest for removal of 'touchable castes' from SC

Ambedkar People's Party has planned to organise a decentralised Statewide agitation on Friday demanding the removal of four 'touchable castes' from the Scheduled Caste category. Addressing ...

Order quashing principal's appointment upheld by SC

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld an order of the Madras High Court quashing the appointment of Nirmala as the principal of the Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai, in May 2014 on the ground that UGC ...

'412 NEET coaching centres in State'

Judge seeks explanation on why books can't be provided to students for use at home

Two varsities may get V-Cs by month-end

Despite assurances of transparent selection process , teachers' associations express reservations

One storm, many tattered lives

It's been 13 days since Cyclone Ockhi hit Kanniyakumari district, and the whereabouts of at least 450 fishermen who ventured into the sea are yet unknown. A sense of gloom and anxiety has gripped Thoothur, Chinnathurai and nearby villages, which are renowned for deep-sea fishing and account for a ...

Meditation classes to bust stress for students

Meditation is known to help reduce stress and improve concentration besides several other advantages.The Board of Intermediate Education has decided to engage trainers and volunteers from the Heartful...

Joshi sees need for changes in protocols

The absence of the name of the Chief Minister and some legislators from the region in the invitation card for the inauguration of the upgraded Hubballi Airport led to open expression of displeasure fr...

Psychologists to launch cycle rally over student suicides

They will travel from Hyderabad to Amaravati

Name airport after saint Basaveshwara: Ananth Kumar

Union Minister for Fertilizers and Chemicals H.N. Ananth Kumar on Tuesday urged the Union government to name the upgraded Hubballi Airport as Jagajyoti Basaveshwara Airport after the 12th century soci...

Sub-Collector advises children to not lose heart over losing

Good response to The Hindu in School's chess contest

Scheme to help 10 lakh unemployed youngsters

SAAP MD seeks suggestions from people

Yeddyurappa demands NIAprobe into Mesta death

State President of Bharatiya Janata Party B.S. Yeddyurappa has demanded a National Investigating Agency probe into the alleged murder of Paresh Mesta in Honnavar of Uttar Kannada district....

5-day mela offering 10,000 jobs gets under way

Thousands throng the venue at Nannaya university

'Congress must show commitment to Lingayat claim'

Dayananda Swamy, National Organiser of Lingayat Dharma Mahasabha, has said that if the Congress government is really serious about Lingayat religion, then Chief Minister Siddaramaiah must recommend to...

10-K walk to be held on January 28

'Walk for Health and Walk for Peace', a 10-K walkathon, will be organised by the NRI Academy here on January 28.The walk convener and secretary of KITS College, Koye Subba Rao, said the walkathon wou...

CM has done nothing for Kurubas: Varthur

The former Minister and a prominent leader from Kuruba community Varthur Prakash made a scathing attack on Chief Minister Siddaramaiah stating that the latter, who had spearheaded AHINDA (a forum of m...

Rotary lifetime award for Viswanath

Rotary Club of Vijayawada, will confer the lifetime achievement award on K. Viswanath, film director and recipient of Dada Saheb Phalke award, at Sriram Function Hall on December 17, according to M.C...

Grand finale of Academic Pentathlon on Dec. 16

Winners of The Hindu-Vignan event to get cash prizes, scholarship

HC summons actor Vishal in contempt of court case

Was expelled against undertaking given: Radha Ravi

Jayalalithaa wanted to take action in gutkha scam: T.N. ex-Chief Secretary Rama Mohana Rao

She was hospitalised before she could crack the whip, says Mr. Rao; claiming that he is a victim of witch hunting, the former Chief Secretary says there is no pending inquiry against him or his family members.

CM's Sadhana Sambrahma Yatre in Basavakalyan today

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will launch Sadhana Sambrahma Yatre, a month-long State tour from Basavakalyan in Bidar district on Wednesday, announcing new schemes, laying foundation stones for new proj...

Governor calls on Union Ministers, seeks cyclone relief measures

Briefs them on conditions in Ockhi-affected areas based on his visit to Kanniyakumari

₹600 cr. goes into Gundlakamma, but water yet to reach Ongole farms

Officials blame the delay on court cases over compensation to oustees

Now, a digital touch to Hampi

Steps are afoot by the Union Ministry of Culture in association with the Indian Institute of Technology New Delhi and Bharat Electronics Limited , a Union government undertaking, to give a digita...

Why didn't you visit sooner, asks Stalin

Taking on Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami for his visit to Kanniyakumari district 12 days after the cyclone wreaked havoc, DMK working president and Leader of the Opposition on Tuesday questio...

Mob attacks flying squad officials in R.K. Nagar

A mob attacked flying squad officials in the presence of an election observer and freed two persons detained by election officials for distributing cash in R.K. Nagar on Monday night. Following an an...

'Bid to get bypoll postponed'

Dhinakaran says BJP does not want him to win byelection

In bid to assuage fisherfolk's angst, CM doubles compensation to ₹20 lakh

Fails to visit the villages, meets a select group of affected families at a college

'No idea what happened to I-T dept.'s gutkha report I left in office'

Claiming that he is a victim of witch hunting, the former Chief Secretary says there is no pending inquiry against him or his family members

Air India Express to launch flights to Dubai from city

Immigration notification in a week, 10 counters to be set up

With vibhuti on forehead, they remained stony-faced

The district court complex was crowded with people from 10 a.m. itself even though the trial court judge in the Shankar murder case was supposed to deliver the verdict only at around 11.30 a.m. The p...