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India, U.K. scientists collaborate on clean air solutions for Delhi

The Indian capital has some of the worst air pollution of any city in the world

Indira Gandhi remembered

Congress cadre celebrate birth anniversary of former PM

Banks recovering SHG dues from Rythu Bandhu money

Officials, however, denied any coercion on their part.

Students found taking ganja at NIT hostel

No decision yet on penalty for accused students

Book exhibition marks Library Week at KITS

‘Read books other than textbooks’

Telangana bags Swachh Sarvekshan Grameen award

30-day action plan in villages brought about huge change: Minister

Convener of Manipur People Against Citizenship Bill picked up, released

Mr. Dilipkumar and his three associates were picked up during the 18-hour general strike in Manipur against this Bill.

Tharoor panel summonsofficials on Pegasus issue

The standing committee on Information and Technology headed by Congress leader Shashi Tharoor will meet on Wednesday to discuss the recent breach in W

Tiger on prowl in MIHAN: forest officials

An adult tiger has been spotted in Multi-modal International Cargo Hub and Airport at Nagpur (MIHAN) in Maharashtra, forest officials said on Tuesday.

Farmers take to the streets over paddy procurement in Odisha

Centralised token system is leading to delays, they contend

Proposal to cultivate cannabis in Odisha rejected

Odisha is one of the leading ganja producing States in India; clandestine plantations are widespread in several districts

BJP MPs briefed on PM Modi’s foreign tours

The visits abroad boosted India’s standing, says External Affairs Minister

Strive for equitable, affordable, easily accessible healthcare: Harsh Vardhan

Knowledge must be shared for larger public welfare, says Union Health Minister

Politics of influx used by some parties in India: Bangladesh envoy

Bangladesh needs India's support to strength the 'spirit of 1971', says Syed Muazzem Ali

More litigants back Ayodhya review plea

After the All India Muslim Personal Law Board decided to file a review petition against the Ayodhya verdict, seven Muslim litigants have announced the

Opposition concerned over JNU episode

The lathi charge by Delhi Police on the students of Jawahar Lal Nehru University (JNU), Yoga guru Baba Ramdev’s alleged comments on Periyar, China’s s

Odisha loses 119 elephants to electrocution in a decade

Minister lists steps being taken by Odisha govt. to check electrocution deaths of elephants.

Parliament proceedings: Anti-lynching Bills being examined, says Centre

They were passed by the Rajasthan and Manipur Assemblies

NIA to host counter-terrorism exercise for Quad countries

The aim is to assess and validate response mechanisms and share best practices and to explore areas of new cooperation

53 road crashes, 17 deaths per hour in 2018: Annual government report

Over-speeding is a major killer, followed by driving on the wrong side, says the report released by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.

Walayar case: Congress seeks Amit Shah’s intervention

In a surprise move, the Congress has sought the intervention of Union Home Minister Amit Shah to initiate a CBI probe into the death of two sisters at

Govt. lied about EC view on poll bonds: Congress

Congress releases EC letter of May 2017

Hold talks with Sri Lankan President to secure Tamils’ rights, Vasan tells Centre

Tamil Maanila Congress president G.K. Vasan has urged the Central government to hold talks with newly elected Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa

Sonia Gandhi holds talks on Maharashtra

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday is learnt to have consulted her senior party colleagues A.K. Antony, Ahmed Patel, Mallikarjun Kharge and K.

Daughter donates part of liver to ailing father

A 19-year-old college student donated a part of her liver for her father, who was suffering from end-stage liver disease. A team of doctors of a city

AIMIM likely to contest Bengal polls in 2021: Owaisi

The AIMIM president’s comments comes after a veiled attack by Trinamool Congress president Mamata Banerjee.

Electoral bonds: Law Ministry, CEC objected to 1% vote share requirement

The documents, which were viewed by The Hindu, show that the Law Ministry recommended the imposition of a 6% vote share requirement or the removal of the vote share requirement entirely

Amid probe into salary scam, fire guts logs of Noida Home Guard

Scam could run into crores of rupees, says investigating officer

Give security to litigants, lawyers: Orissa HC

The Orissa High Court on Tuesday ordered the Superintendent of Police of Sambalpur district to provide adequate security to the litigants and advocate

‘GST revenue at an all-time low’

Massive fraud, flaws in system leading to no recovery: Amit Mitra to FM

CPI(M) opposes move to sell AU lands

‘Govt. will face the wrath of people if it goes ahead on the issue’

Maharashtra may draw ₹5,000 cr. from contingency fund to help farmers

Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to request Parliament to pass Appropriation Bill

Prolonged rains help tackle drought in Maharashtra

Survey predicts dip in number of villages facing water scarcity in 2020

Rescued bonded labourers to be sent back to Odisha

Cases booked against brick kiln owner under Child Labour Act

‘Switching to English needs homework’

Members of the Mathru Bhasha Madhyama Vedika, who are opposing the State government’s decision to replace Telugu with English as the primary medium of

Police launch ‘Girijana Mitra’ in tribal hamlets of E.G. district

Senior police officers interact with Koya, Gottikoya tribes

Govt. puts property tax revision on hold

Move follows representations from residents and traders

Deliberations on IoE status for varsity

At its meeting on Tuesday, the State Cabinet deliberated on enabling Anna University to join the Institution of Eminence (IoE) scheme of the Centre. B

ADGP to monitor probe in ₹1,137 cr default case

Shocked to know that a DSP had filed a chargesheet against Madurai-based real estate firm Disc Assets Lead India for having reportedly defaulted ₹5.29

Murasoli panchami land issue: govt., complainant seek more time

NCSC a quasi-judicial body, doesn’t have the authority to hear the case: Bharathi

Two warkaris killed, 15 hurt in road mishap near Pune

Descendant of the 14th century Saint Namdev among the dead

HC dismisses plea to reject election petition

‘Petitioner must get chance to gather evidence to prove claim of improper acceptance of nomination’

BJP’s Murlidhar Mohol all set to be elected next Pune Mayor

Party has 97 corporators in the 162-seat Pune Municipal Corporation

Why were cases against PFI withdrawn, asks CM

Two days after the attack on Congress MLA Tanveer Sait in Mysuru, Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa slammed Leader of the Opposition Siddaramaiah over t

40 out of 46 toll plazas FASTag compliant in State: NHAI

Pay double the toll fee if you enter ETC lane without FASTag from December 1

4 from Karnataka held for looting dress material

Stolen goods are worth ₹48 lakh, say police

Carnatic vocal recital by Sid Sriram in city

Sid Sriram, a Carnatic classical vocalist who is now a popular South Indian playback singer, will render a classical vocal recital in the city on Frid

Apply afresh for boat licences: Minister

Tourism Minister Avanti Srinivas on Tuesday said that the tourist boat operators have to apply for licences afresh, since the government will make it

Tight vigil in Chittoor to prevent sand smuggling

34 checkposts set up along highways leading to Tamil Nadu, Karnataka

Cockfights come early in Chittoor

Organisers select ‘safe’ places in forest fringes, agricultural fields to dodge police

Baby Cape vessels to dock at inner harbour from Jan.

Vizag port to depute pilots for training in Singapore soon

Staff crunch threat looms over KU

Executive Council’s decision to scrap 38 teacher appointments has put varsity in a fix

Karimnagar police stations turn disabled-friendly

Wheelchairs provided to all 18 stations

Govt. to reopen three coop. sugar factories

Jagan directs steps to clear their dues to farmers and employees

Government firm on phasing out single-use plastic: Minister

‘Urban local bodies in the State being equipped with infrastructure to handle plastic waste’

‘Srisailam dam in need of urgent maintenance’

Foundation in peril if plunging pool erodes towards the dam, says Rajendra Singh

Caste row: Tadikonda MLA to appear before scrutiny panel

Petition filed at the behest of TDP, alleges Sridevi

‘Amma Vodi’ will bring mothers closer to books, says Padma

‘Their role in initiating children into education immense’

Number of bars in State to be cut down by 40% from January

Government plans to make brewing and sale of illicit liquor non-bailable offences

Court allows light vehicles to Pampa

A Division Bench of the Kerala High Court on Tuesday allowed private light motor vehicles (LMVs) including the ones with 15 seaters carrying Sabarimal

A forgotten but relevant novel comes alive on stage

KPAC stages Potheri Kunhambu’s Saraswatheevijayam, an 1892 novel that highlighted caste atrocities

UDF terms pilgrim facility inadequate

‘Govt. had been sitting idle on Sabarimala development for the past nine months’

Opposition sees bleak finances

Isaac says it’s an alarmist propaganda, financial crunch transient

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan ready to join hands

Both say they are open to working together in politics

‘I am the David in this bypoll battle’

The third-generation politician says his father and he had never agreed to give up Hoskote seat

Shivajinagar JD(S) candidate turns to crowdfunding for poll campaign

Our Democracy, a campaign community that advocates transparency in poll funding, has taken up the task of crowdfunding the bypoll campaign of Tanveer Ahmed Ullah

Disqualified MLAs see their fortunes grow in 18 months

Assets of most BJP candidates, especially N. Nagaraju and Anand Singh, have risen

Religious, political pressure behind seer’s decision to step away from fray

Religious and political pressure forces HDK to appeal for seer stepping back

President to honour naval academy today

President’s Colour is the highest honour bestowed upon a military unit

KSRTC diverts pension contribution of employees

It has not paid its share to pension scheme for 38 months

NIT-C team visits Gap Road

Samples collected from landslip spot

Thrissur school arts festival gets under way

Four-day fete, featuring 6,125 students in 25 events, being held in six venues in Guruvayur

Deaths due to non-wearingof helmet on the rise

The increase was 33% in 2018 in the State, says a report

Probe sought into death of dispensary employee

CPI(M) alleges Cong.-BJP conspiracy

Colourful start to school arts fete in Pathanamthitta

MLA opens four-day cultural event at Ranni

It’s festival cheer in southern districts

Chennithala inaugurates Alappuzha Revenue District School Arts Festival

Solar eclipse: head to Kerala's Cheruvathur to get first glimpse

Kasaragod district administration to make arrangements for the public to watch the eclipse on December 26

Set up waste-water treatment Plants soon: DLSA

Faecal Sludge Treatment and Sewage Treatment Plants are mandatory

‘Ms. Cybira’ is ready to receive complaints

Visakhapatnam police introduce the first lady robocop in the State

Hyderabad techie, Madhya Pradesh farmer held in Pakistan for illegal entry

Software engineer aimed to go to Turkey to meet girlfriend

A valiant fight that inspired many a battle

Environmentalists recall the impact of ‘Sompeta movement’

A neglected lot, Chenchu tribe children suffer from malnutrition

Most of them in Krishna district are not enrolled in schools too

Check-dam floods farms, blocks water flow

Makes life difficult for residents

Expanding experiential tourism facilities

Visitors to State keen on getting unique peek into local life

Savarkar photo found defaced in BHU

Incident took place in Political Science Department; varsity orders probe

Six peahens found dead in Bijnor

Six peahens have died in a village in Bijnor. Four were found dead and four others were recovered in an unconscious state from a field in Shadipur vil

Google removes ‘anti-India’ mobile app from Play Store

IT giant takes action on request from Punjab Chief Minister

Protest against ‘Muslim’ faculty continues in BHU

Appointment as per norm, clarification not needed: varsity

Network for intel agencies to share info will go live next year

NATGRID will help organisations to access database from a common platform

Protest against ‘Muslim’ faculty continues in BHU

The varsity has reiterated that the appointment was made as per norms and there was no need for further clarification.

North east monsoon weakens over State

Light rains expected over south interior Karnataka

Doctors declare Tanveer Sait out of danger

It may take two to three more days for him to be shifted out of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) to the ward

Eatala seeks more regional cancer centres for State

Telangana Health Minister meets Union Minister in this regard

Sardar Sarovar project-affected continue sit-in on day four

1200 protestors have been holding a sit-in outside Narmada Valley Development Authority office

‘Sathya Sai was guiding light during my medical and political career’

Tamilisai Soundararajan participates in Ladies’ Day programme at Puttaparthi

Congress leaders recall services of Indira Gandhi on her 102nd birth anniversary

‘The country saw unprecedented growth during her rule’

Officials told to conduct Grama Sabhas to identify beneficiaries

Srikakulam Collector J. Nivas directed all the officials concerned to conduct Grama Sabhas in all villages on Wednesday to identify beneficiaries for