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Anantnag polling stations declared hyper-sensitive
23 Apr 2014 at 1:26pm
Poll staff is being escorted by security forces
Mistry sits on dharna in Vadodara
23 Apr 2014 at 1:24pm
A day after a complaint was registered against him under various sections of IPC for publishing an allegedly defamatory pamphlet against Narendra Modi, Congress leader and the party nominee from V...
Poll tourism new mantra for Varanasi
23 Apr 2014 at 1:20pm
Foreigners keen on experiencing a slice of Indian elections are being treated to guided tours of this holy city and many of them have taken this opportunity to create awareness among voters urging...
JNU Students? Union to campaign against Modi
by Vijetha S. N.
23 Apr 2014 at 1:19pm
The Jawaharlal Nehru University Students? Union is planning to visit Varanasi and start a campaign against BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. They say it is their duty as an elected b...
Fund set up for protection of monuments
by Rishikesh Bahadur Desai
23 Apr 2014 at 1:15pm
Rs. 100 cr. to be allocated for those that are vulnerable, underdeveloped
CAT 2014 by Cusat on April 26 and 27
by Staff Reporter
23 Apr 2014 at 1:07pm
The Cochin University of Science and Technology (Cusat) will conduct the Common Admission Test (CAT 2014) on April 26 and 27 at various centres all over India for admission to various programmes o...
Fingers crossed for better voter turnout in Chennai
by R. Sujatha,Sunitha Sekar
23 Apr 2014 at 1:02pm
EC campaign and media focus on governance could increase numbers at poll stations
A hot day lies ahead
by K. Lakshmi
23 Apr 2014 at 12:59pm
It is going to be hot and sultry today, but that?s classic Chennai weather anyway. When you go out to vote, it may be tough to predict how high the political temperatures may rise, but the weather...
?Don?t be an idiot. Go vote?
by Edwin Thomas
23 Apr 2014 at 1:03pm
With voters in the State ready to get inked today, rapper BlaaZe, known for his ?issue-oriented music?, is currently making waves with a new music video, thought-provokingly titled ?Who is the Idi...
The fight for political rights continues
by Nitya Menon
23 Apr 2014 at 12:55pm
In the first general election in independent India way back in 1951, the total electoral strength of Madras is reported to have been six lakhs. Women comprised half of the voting public. Th...
Spirited buyers help TASMAC sales go up ahead of dry period
by T. Ramakrishnan,V. S. Palaniappan
23 Apr 2014 at 12:54pm
Ahead of the government?s order on three-day dry period came into force on Tuesday, outlets of the Tamil Nadu State Marketing Corporation (TASMAC), the sole agency to carry out retail business in...
?Lifting of mining ban in Goa will not ease shortage of iron ore in State?
by Staff Correspondent
23 Apr 2014 at 12:36pm
The Supreme Court lifting the ban on mining in Goa will not ease the shortage of iron ore that steel industries in Karnataka are facing, according to Vinod Nowal, deputy managing director of JSW S...
11,000 apply for water connection regularisation
by Yunus Y. Lasania
23 Apr 2014 at 12:35pm
: Nearly 15,000 consumers settled their dues and 11,000 others applied for regularisation of their illegal water connections under the One Time Settlement (OTS) and the Voluntary Disclosure Scheme...
Government blamed for Mahadayi tribunal?s directions to State
by Girish Pattanashetti
23 Apr 2014 at 12:34pm
?State should reconsider its proposal and file a review petition?
FAPCCI unveils T-vision document
by Special Correspondent
23 Apr 2014 at 12:34pm
?Focus on decentralised and inclusive growth?. The development plan for Telangana suggests taking two to three districts as an economic unit to promote them as growth centres to mitigate regional feelings.