• Migration to Mumbai, Thane from other states slows down 20 Jul 2019 20:13 Rural distress in Maharashtra may also be the reason for driving more people from interiors of Maharashtra to Mumbai in search of jobs. Unlike the impression created by political parties of Mumbai being a city under siege from migrants from other states, …
  • No risks reported from GM crops grown for decades: FSSAI scientist 20 Jul 2019 19:56 DR S R Rao, Chairman, FSSAI Scientific Panel on GM foods. Are there any dangers associated with GM crops? The term ‘dangers’ is out of place here – risk or safety is better suited. The Bacillus thuringiensis (or Bt) bacteria has been in use as an …
  • Kishan Reddy calls on Governor 20 Jul 2019 18:48 Hyderabad: Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy today called on Governor ESL Narasimhan here.  A Raj Bhavan release said the Union minister has made a courtesy call on the Governor. They are said to have discussed the current political …
  • The other Indian wicketkeeper who can be MS Dhoni’s successor – Srikar Bharat 20 Jul 2019 18:35 Srikar Bharat has been in great form for India A in recent months (Facebook/Kona Srikar Bharat) Who is the best Indian wicketkeeper based on current form? MS Dhoni, Rishabh Pant, Wriddhiman Saha – the answers this question will draw are diverse. …
  • Chess | Jyothsna stuns Srija 20 Jul 2019 17:52 It was a day of surprises yet again with L. Jyothsna of Tamil Nadu pulling it off over fifth seed Srija Seshadri and Nandhini Sairapalli of Goa outwitting eighth seed Pratyshua Bodda of Andhra Pradesh in the 46th National women’s chess championship at the …
  • Independent, fearless journalism is seen more in its absence today: Venkaiah Naidu 20 Jul 2019 16:41 Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said he has come across “many shades of media personalities” in his long public life, but very few have left such a deep impact on his mind as Gora Sastri. (File) Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu Saturday cautioned the media …
  • Centre appoints new Governors in 6 states, Anandiben Patel transferred to Uttar Pradesh 20 Jul 2019 15:07 Image Source : PTI Anandiben Patel transferred to Uttar Pradesh The Central government on Saturday appointed fresh governors in some states, while two governors were transferred to two different states. In a major development, Madhya Pradesh Governor …
  • Kia Motors' compact SUV Seltos set for global launch today; here's all we know so far 20 Jul 2019 14:31 Image Source : KIA MOTORS Kia Motors' compact SUV Seltos set for global launch today; here's all we know so far Kia Motors, South Koreas, 2nd largest car maker (after Hyundai) is all set to launch its all-new compact SUV Kia Seltos today. The car …
  • Megha Engineering says it is the highest GST payer in Andhra, Telangana 20 Jul 2019 14:16 Jul 20, 2019, 07.29 PM IST Agencies Meil said as a fast-growing and successful infrastructure company the intention of the company was always to comply with the tax laws. Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Ltd (Meil) said it has paid more than Rs 3,000 …
  • Governor Anandiben transferred to UP, Lalji Tandon replaces her in MP 20 Jul 2019 12:46 West Bengal, Bihar, Tripura and Nagaland have also got new Governors. New Delhi: In a major reshuffle, President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday appointed new Governors to six states with Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel being transferred to Uttar …
  • PM Kisan enrolments speed up, likely to be 70 million by July 20 Jul 2019 11:23 NEW DELHI: Enrolments for the farmers’ income support scheme have picked up pace with owners of large plots of land joining the welfare programme that was initially meant for small and marginal cultivators. Registrations are likely to touch 70 million by …
  • As World Bank pulls out of Amaravati Project; TDP, YSRC trade barbs 20 Jul 2019 10:23 YSR Congress leaders held the previous government responsible for World Bank's action. Amravati: In a big setback to the Andhra Pradesh government, World Bank on Friday pulled out of the ambitious Amaravati capital city project. This came after …
  • No formalin traces in fish sold in Goa: Minister 20 Jul 2019 10:03 Panaji, July 20 (IANS) Amid reports of the use of formaldehyde to preserve fish imported into Goa from other states, Health Minister Vishwaji Rane in a written reply tabled in the state Assembly has reiterated that the fish being sold in the state’s …
  • President appoints Governor of six states, Anandiben Patel now in charge of UP 20 Jul 2019 09:05 Anandiben was the Governor of Madhya Pradesh. (File photo) President Ram Nath Kovind Saturday appointed six new Governors in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Bihar, Nagaland and Tripura. Anandiben Patel, who was the Governor of …
  • APPSC Panchayat Secretary result 20 Jul 2019 05:08 Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC), Vijayawada, has declared the results of the Panchayat Secretary (Grade-IV) (General Recruitment-Group-III Services) on its official website. The candidates who had appeared for the recruitment examination …
  • Two debt-ridden farmers commit suicide in Andhra Pradesh 20 Jul 2019 01:38 By Express News Service ANANTAPUR: A farmer committed suicide by consuming poison at his farmland in Karnapapayapalle of Lingala Mandal on Thursday afternoon. The deceased was identified as K Narasimha Reddy (24). According to sources, Narasimha Reddy …
  • 75 per cent reservation for locals only in PPP projects in Andhra Pradesh 20 Jul 2019 01:38 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State Cabinet on Friday approved a draft bill that reserves 75 per cent of jobs for locals in industrial units, factories, joint ventures and projects set up under public-private partnership mode. The Cabinet, which …
  • After World Bank Drops Amaravati Project, AIIB To Take A Call Next Week 19 Jul 2019 23:44 A day after World Bank pulled out $300 million lending to the Amaravati Capital City project in Andhra Pradesh, the second loan lender of the project, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB ), Friday said it will take a call next week on its …
  • iSmart Shankar box office collection day 1: Puri Jagan scores biggest opener for Ram 19 Jul 2019 23:40 iSmart ShankarTwitter Director Puri Jagannath's iSmart Shankar has made a good collection at the box office in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on the first day and become the biggest opener for Ram Pothineni. Puri Jagannadh and Ram Pothineni are among the …
  • Delhi confidential: Lift Out Bad Luck 19 Jul 2019 23:32 Respecting Ramgopal Yadav’s concerns, Venkaiah Naidu directed the officials concerned to fix the problem. Senior Samajwadi Party member of Rajya Sabha Ramgopal Yadav met Chairman Venkaiah Naidu in his chamber and raised the issue of “inauspicious” start to …
  • TTD to link VIP tickets to donation 19 Jul 2019 22:58 TIRUPATI: VIP break darshan, which gives privileged access to those close to the powers that be, is soon going to be available even to devotees, with some conditions. The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) is contemplating linking a certain number of VIP …
  • Capital projects won’t stop: Andhra Minister on World Bank pullout 19 Jul 2019 22:55 Meanwhile, AIIB has indicated to state officials that it will review its involvement in the project after the withdrawal by World Bank. (File) The construction of projects will continue in Amaravati even without funding from the World Bank, Andhra Pradesh …
  • Vanakkam badminton 19 Jul 2019 21:51     Three of the four boys’ singles players picked for this month’s Asian Junior Championship — (L-R) Sankar Muthuswamy, K Sathish Kumar and Sidhanth Gupta — along with top girls’ doubles junior VS Varshini hail from Tamil Nadu. Like the westerly winds …