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KCR questions Govt. inaction in stamp scam
HYDERABAD, SEPT. 25.The embarrassment to the treasury benches continued on the third day too in the Assembly on Thursday with the Opposition pinning down the Government in the stamp paper scam issue. The TRS leader, K.Chandrasekhara Rao, tore ...
CM, two Ministers to respond today
HYDERABAD, SEPT. 25.The three-day-long debate on the multicrore stamp paper scam in the Assembly has spilled over to the fourth day tomorrow, when the Chief Minister, N. Chandrababu Naidu, the Home Minister, T. Devender Goud, and the Revenue ...
All set for Karwan bypoll today
HYDERABAD, SEPT. 25. Arrangements for the byelection in Karwan on Friday have been completed and polling will begin at 8 a.m. The Returning Officer, Vani Prasad, and the Assistant RO, D. Vijay Bhaskar, supervised the operations at the ...
Afro-Asian Games in luxury lane
HYDERABAD, SEPT. 25.Thirty Mercedes Benzs and BMWs, 50 Volvos and other busess, 150 mini buses and 500 Tata Indicas -- all air-conditioned and wheeled wonders. They are all for use in the Afro-Asian Games, less than a month away. Another ...
Six more farmers end life
BANGALORE, SEPT. 25.According to reports reaching here, the victims from Hassan district have been identified as Thimmaiah (45), son of Eeraiah of Tyagatur village in Gorur police station limits, Basave Gowda (75) of Rajanashiriyur in Halebeed ...
Unscheduled load shedding lifted for now
BANGALORE, SEPT. 25. The "temporary" unscheduled load shedding, which was operational in urban areas of the State except Bangalore, was lifted on Thursday. But Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Ltd. (KPTCL) officials said there could be ...
Residents worried over delay in roadwork
BANGALORE, SEPT. 25. The annual festival of the area's Lord Venkateswara Temple celebrated on the last Saturday of the Tamil month, ``Purattasi'', comes soon after the Brahmotsavam at Tirumala. But the road on which the temple is situated in ...
Equip youth with entrepreneurial skills: Kalam
THENJIPALAM (MALAPPURAM DIST.), SEPT. 25.The President, A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, has called upon universities to equip the youth to take up work that need entrepreneurial skills since Government jobs would `necessarily' be limited in future. The ...
Summit adopts action plan for gender equality
KOCHI, SEPT. 25.A women's summit organised as part of Mata Amritanandamayi's 50th birthday celebrations here today adopted a 10-point action plan for the realisation of gender equality. The action plan, announced by the Union Minister for Human ...
Safety improved at three junctions
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, SEPT. 25. Road safety measures have been introduced at the accident-prone Kallampally, Pongumood and Kochulloor junctions on the National Highway 47 stretch under a US $ 3 million programme to tackle `accident black spots' in ...
Disruption in power supply may continue till Sept. 28
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, SEPT. 25.The disruptions in power supply to the Kerala Water Authority's (KWA) pumping station at Aruvikkara, which has thrown pumping out of gear, thus causing acute drinking water scarcity all over the city, are expected to ...
`DMK plan violates coalition dharma'
CHENNAI, SEPT. 25. The BJP today said the DMK was violating ``alliance dharma'' by announcing a protest in front of Central Government offices demanding repeal of the Prevention of Terrorism Act. It was ``not proper'' for the DMK, a constituent ...
Alliance running out of steam
COIMBATORE, SEPT. 25. Despite the State executive and the general council of the BJP, which met at Tirupur this week, failing to come out with a clear `road map' on the alliance issue, party sources say the BJP's split with the DMK is not far ...
No plan to oust me: Balakrishnan
CHENNAI, SEPT. 26.Amid fresh speculation over immediate change in Congress leadership in Tamil Nadu, the State president, S. Balakrishnan, today declared that he enjoyed the "faith'' of the party high command and that there was no move to oust ...
CM inaugurates American school building
CHENNAI, SEPT. 25.The Chief Minister, Jayalalithaa, today inaugurated the new campus of the American International School here. Built at a cost of $ 5.5 million, the school has an airconditioned classroom block, three science laboratories, a ...
'Participatory system vital for developing skills of students'
PONDICHERRY, SEPT. 25. R. Ram Prabhu, Director of Academic Courses in the Anna University has called for total dedication to duty on the part of the teachers and felt that there was a need for a course in `professional ethics' in engineering ...
Bomb hoax at UCO Bank
PONDICHERRY, SEPT. 25. An anonymous phone call threatening that a bomb would explode at the bazaar branch of the UCO Bank here has turned out to be a hoax. The police said that as soon as the Manager of the bank received the call around 11 am., ...
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