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Metro a misplaced mobility option to suburbs, try Regional Rapid Transit System, say experts

Taking the Metro to long distances away from the city centre could be prohibitively expensive

22 Apr 2024 9:00 am
Honeywell India boosts innovation by funding deep science start-ups through partnership with IISc

With an intensive focus on agri-tech, clean-tech, health-tech and green-tech, Honeywell has extended funding worth 2.4 crores in FY23-24 to eight start-ups and five entrepreneurship-in-residence programs (EIRs)

22 Apr 2024 9:00 am
It is going to be a straight fight between BJP and Congress in Telangana, says Kishan Reddy

The Telangana BJP president is confident of improving upon the partys 2019 tally in the coming Lok Sabha elections

22 Apr 2024 8:13 am
Gukesh wins Candidates tournament, becomes youngest challenger in history of World chess championship

Gukeshm, the 17-year-old from Chennai, thus became the only second Indian, after Viswanathan Anand, to qualify for the World title match.

22 Apr 2024 6:53 am
Kadiyam Srihari backstabbed KCR, alleges Aroori Ramesh

Mr. Ramesh lambasted Mr. Srihari, whose daughter Kavya is contesting the Warangal Parliament election as the Congress nominee, labelling him as corrupt.

22 Apr 2024 6:03 am
22% students in IIT Delhi did not find a job in last five years, says records

The average and median salaries for the students have also been stagnating during the last four years, according to the RTI reply.

22 Apr 2024 5:52 am
Caste polarisation deepens in Tirupati ahead of elections

After Balijas, Yadava and Brahmin leaders extend their support to the TDP-BJP-JSP alliance

22 Apr 2024 5:50 am
The genomic accordion mpox viruses use to evolve, infect humans

In an April 18 study, scientists reported a section of the mpox genome believed to be less important is responsible for giving the virus a peculiar evolutionary ability

22 Apr 2024 5:30 am
There is a strong wave in favour of TDP and its allies, says Kala Venkata Rao

He will be crossing swords with YSRCPs Botcha Satyanarayana in Cheepurupalli, which he says has been neglected in the last five years

22 Apr 2024 5:28 am
Dont go for distress sale of paddy, Harish Rao tells farmers

Mr. Rao visited the paddy procurement centre at Mettu Bandala village of Pedda Kodur mandal in Siddipet district on Sunday and interacted with farmers.

22 Apr 2024 5:08 am
Karnataka Muslim outfits to observe bandh on April 22 condemning Neha Hiremath murder

Neha Hiremath (23), daughter of Congress Councillor of Hubballi-Dharwad Municipal Corporation Niranjan Hiremath, was allegedly stabbed to death on the campus of BVB College on April 18.

22 Apr 2024 5:07 am
Uttam asks KCR to apologise to people for destroying Telangana

He was addressing a meeting in his Huzurnagar constituency on Sunday in support of Congress candidate K. Raghuveer Reddy for the Nalgonda Lok Sabha seat.

22 Apr 2024 5:05 am
22 Apr 2024 4:23 am
Voter turnout marginally better among women than men in Lok Sabha poll

69.85% of women electors and 69.58% of men electors exercised their franchise on Friday; women voters were ahead by 0.27 percentage points;

22 Apr 2024 4:11 am
Congress leader Subhash Chopra appointed chairman of the Delhi election management committee

The Congress is contesting on three seats of the seven seats in Delhi.

22 Apr 2024 3:39 am
Delhi High Court to hear Kejriwal's plea against ED summons in excise case on April 22

The AAP national convenor had approached the high court in the wake of the ninth summons issued by the ED asking him to appear before it on March 21.

22 Apr 2024 3:11 am
Eight years in the making, Kashmirs magic carpet is a rare beauty

The intricate marvel, 72 ft. in length and 40 ft. in width, weighing 1,685 kg, and featuring over three crore knots, has taken eight years to weave, with artisans returning to the traditional trade and overcoming several challenges

22 Apr 2024 3:08 am
Farmer issues, Naxalism take centre stage in Chhattisgarhs agro-belt

Holding a rally in Chhattisgarhs Balod in support of Congresss Kanker seat candidate Biresh Thakur on Sunday, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi alleged that the BJP-led Central government wanted to change the Constitution and curtail the rights of people

22 Apr 2024 2:50 am
While BJP banks on Modi factor and Hindu vote consolidation to win Bengaluru Central, Congress depending on anti-incumbency and minority votes

The Bengaluru Central Lok Sabha constituency houses both the IT corridor and some of the areas densely populated with urban poor and crumbling civic infrastructure

22 Apr 2024 2:46 am
Hindutva activists allegedly beat up truck driver in Belgavi

Jagadish Shettar, former CM and BJP candidate from Belagavi visited the spot and spoke to the youth.

22 Apr 2024 2:25 am
Bandi Sanjay demands procurement of rain-soaked paddy

Mr. Sanjay visited the agricultural fields of several farmers whose harvested paddy got soaked in the untimely rains at Veernapalli in Rajanna Sircilla district on Sunday afternoon.

22 Apr 2024 2:19 am
BJP and JD(S) want the Congress guarantee schemes abolished, says Randeep Surjewala

AICC General Secretary says Kumaraswamy and Vijayendra want the benefits of the State government amounting to 58,000 crore every year to be stopped

22 Apr 2024 1:50 am
The challenges of renewable energy

Large-scale renewable energy development can avoid reproducing the injustices of past large-scale infrastructure projects, while being sensitive to developmental objectives

22 Apr 2024 1:48 am
Healing land, water and ourselves

It is time for local nature-based learning to become a part of school education

22 Apr 2024 1:36 am
Sustaining our earth and nourishing our bodies

There is a need to develop a policy framework at the intersection of gender, climate, nutrition, and food value chains

22 Apr 2024 1:24 am
Centre considering inclusion of 11 Gorkha tribes to ST list, says Amit Shah

Issues of Gorkhas is a prirority for the BJP, Shah assured the gathering in Darjeeling through a recorded message

22 Apr 2024 1:15 am
Violence not be limited to guns and daggers; environmental challenges lead to the slow death: Sonam Wangchuk

Environmental activist Sonam Wangchuk advocates for redefining violence to include pollution, emphasizing the need for updated laws and education.

22 Apr 2024 1:14 am
Citys three Parliamentary constituencies record overall polling percentage of 55.94

A total of 27.24 lakh of the 48.69 lakh registered voters in the city exercised their right on April 19. Among the 18 Assembly segments, Thousand Lights reported the lowest turnout with 52.16%

22 Apr 2024 1:00 am
Absence of adequate public toilets in boulevard irks residents

Tourists are forced to use the deserted places on the beach, drains, and the precincts of dilapidated buildings as restrooms. A bio-toilet, installed behind theKargil War Memorial, has become defunct; so are the toilets built near the Calve College Government School

22 Apr 2024 12:57 am
Children experience Zero Shadow phenomenon

Pamphlets describing all aboutthe ZSDand its scientific significance were distributed to the students

22 Apr 2024 12:48 am
Penkoottu forays into reel realm, forms film society

First film festival to be held at Mananchira square on May Day

22 Apr 2024 12:46 am
One held in Panampilly Nagar burglary case

Valuables worth 1 crore stolen from the house of film director Joshiys son

22 Apr 2024 12:43 am
Five held for murder of woman on poll day in Cuddalore district

Police also ruled out political angle in the murder and said that reports in a section of the media that the murder was due to refusal of the victim to vote for a particular party during polling was completely false and misleading.

22 Apr 2024 12:24 am
Sobering assessment: On the IMF forecast, World Bank report

The richer nations must show more support for the poorest countries

22 Apr 2024 12:20 am
Preparing India for water stress, climate resilience

The climate is the economy now, and understanding the crucial intersections between land, food, energy and water will influence how the economy functions

22 Apr 2024 12:16 am
Limited company: On the Congress-Left spat in Kerala

The Left and the Congress are doing each other no favours in Kerala

22 Apr 2024 12:10 am
Empower the guardians of the earth, do not rob them

A unilateral decision to establish three wildlife sanctuaries in the southern Nicobar will deprive the indigenous peoples of their ancestral territories and lifeways

22 Apr 2024 12:10 am