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WRD requests Andhra Pradesh govt. for Krishna water release to meet Chennais drinking water needs

The reservoirs in Tiruvallur district, which supply drinking water to Chennai, had a total storage of 4,758 million cubic feet as on Wednesday. It would last till the onset of northeast monsoon. Krishna water discharge will boost the storage, say officials

18 Jul 2024 12:24 am
117 athletes to carry Indias hopes at the Paris Olympics

Apart from the competitors, 140 support staff will also take the flight to Paris; IOA president Usha says she will ensure there is no delay in athletes non-accredited support staff getting visas

18 Jul 2024 12:21 am
Emmy nominees 2024: Shogun and The Bear dominate nominations in overhwhelming run for FX

Shogun took full advantage of the absence of last years top three nominees Succession, The White Lotus and The Last of Us to dominate in drama and give FX, with 93 overall nominations

18 Jul 2024 12:20 am
Arrest and liberty: On the EDs actions

Is proof of necessity a pre-requisite for ED to arrest accused under PMLA?

18 Jul 2024 12:20 am
Road map prepared for expediting irrigation projects, says Uttam

Irrigation Minister seeks additional 11,000 crore allocation for completion of the projects

18 Jul 2024 12:18 am
Intergenerational equity as tax devolution criterion

The Finance Commission needs to have a relook at the indicators in rewarding State fiscal efficiency

18 Jul 2024 12:16 am
In search of jobs: On the challenge of employment generation

Technology must be harnessed for easing burden and for efficiency

18 Jul 2024 12:10 am
Choosing the right track to cut post-harvest losses

Integrating the Railways with agricultural product logistics management can cut post-harvest losses significantly; it will also help the environment

18 Jul 2024 12:08 am
No dull nights for traffic police on drunken driving beat in Visakhapatnam

Do you know who I am? is the most common refrain used by motorists who are caught in an inebriated condition, say police personnel

18 Jul 2024 12:06 am
Top Democrat Adam Schiff calls on U.S. President Joe Biden to exit presidential race

Mr. Schiff, a key congressional powerbroker, praised Mr. Biden but told the Los Angeles Times that he doubts that the 81-year-old incumbent can defeat Trump

17 Jul 2024 11:57 pm
China-Tibet back channel talks ongoing with the help of a third country: Sikyong Penpa Tsering

Tsering described the Tibetan issue as a conflict saying that terms like Tibetan issue or dispute does not convey the substance of the problem

17 Jul 2024 11:29 pm
Knives are out in Uttar Pradesh BJP as it gears up for Assembly byelections

In meeting with Nadda, U.P. Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya and State BJP chief Bhupendra Chaudhary complain about the working of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

17 Jul 2024 11:28 pm
16 militants groups likely operating in Jammu, focus on Doda to gain strategic depth

Officials say offline mobile apps and Virtual Private Network apps gave an edge to these hiding militants who navigate the tough undulating topography and dense jungles with technical support

17 Jul 2024 11:24 pm
Republicans find gods plans in Trumps escape

Far from resisting the transformation of the party under Donald Trump, both Senators Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz are now among the loudest cheerleaders of it

17 Jul 2024 11:19 pm
Main accused in murder of ex-Bihar Minister Mukesh Sahanis father arrested

Police said accused Kazim Ansari had taken a loan of 1.5 lakh by mortgaging his land and was unable to repay it

17 Jul 2024 11:12 pm
17 Jul 2024 11:11 pm
Unacademy, The Hindu to host e-summit for UPSC aspirants on July 20, 21

The summit will provide for the aspirants direct access to influential leaders, policymakers, seasoned bureaucrats and notable personalities

17 Jul 2024 11:10 pm
On political representation of women | Explained

Have women been fairly represented in Parliament in independent India? Should political parties provide internal reservations to increase womens political participation? When will the 106th constitutional amendment be implemented?

17 Jul 2024 11:05 pm
Finance Ministry eases procurement rules for scientific research equipment

Scientists have said for years that restrictive rules on the purchase of research equipment had slackened the pace of research productivity

17 Jul 2024 11:05 pm
Robotic surgery conducted at KLE hospital

Two surgeries conducted in a week

17 Jul 2024 11:04 pm
Devotees throng temples to observe Tholi Ekadasi in Vijayawada

People in large numbers visit the Krishna river ghats to take holy dip before proceeding to temples to perform special prayers to the deities

17 Jul 2024 10:59 pm
Shivraj, Himanta accuse Soren government of sheltering Bangladeshis in Jharkhand

Union Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said the BJPs victory in the Assembly election, scheduled later this year, is necessary to save the culture, traditions and values of Jharkhand

17 Jul 2024 10:58 pm
Ganta visits Erra Matti Dibbalu site, suggests formation of an expert committee to decide on future course of action

Collector, JC visit site, direct formation of teams to keep watch and prevent further illegal activities, issue show cause notices to officers concerned for dereliction of duty

17 Jul 2024 10:57 pm
Heavy rains lead to increased inflow in rivers in Krishna basin

Around 25 tmcft of water entered the Hippargi, Alamatti, Narayapur and Tungabhadra reservoirs in the basin

17 Jul 2024 10:53 pm
BJP annihilating Opposition in Tripura ahead of panchayat elections: CPI(M)

Ahead of the panchayat polls, the Polit Bureau has demanded that adequate measures should be taken to ensure that candidates are able to file nominations and the elections are held in a free and fair manner

17 Jul 2024 10:45 pm
Former chief of Kashmir Bar, Ashraf Bhat arrested in Srinagar

Mohammad Ashraf Bhat, a Kashmiri lawyer who served as the general secretary of the Kashmir chapter of the J&K High Court Bar Association has become the fourth lawyer of the erstwhile Bar to be arrested in 23 days

17 Jul 2024 10:45 pm
Three extremists killed in Assam encounter

Police said the trio belonged to an unspecified Hmar tribal group and were involved in drug trafficking

17 Jul 2024 10:19 pm
Assembly bypoll blues for Congress allies in Assam

The constituents of the Opposition bloc have resented the grand old partys decision to contest all five seats vacated by winners of the Lok Sabha election

17 Jul 2024 10:15 pm