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\"I have not committed anything unethical\", says the Trinamool Congress general secretary
Ghar Vapsi in Chennai  (30 January 10:47 am) 
Ghar Vapsi, the re-conversion ceremony to bring converts back into the fold of Hinduism, has come to the city. Hindu Makkal Katchi, a Hindutva outfit operative in the State, said it will be reconv...
Autorickshaw operators in Mangaluru have decided to continue their strike for another day following the failure of talks with the Regional Transport Authority (RTA) on Thursday....
Traffic gridlock looms  (30 January 10:47 am) 
In the city that is set to become ‘smart’, growing traffic and inadequate infrastructure pose a challenge to the police and GVMC officials
No qualified candidates to contest; seven posts fall vacant
Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi  (30 January 09:46 am) 
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary. “My tributes to Pujya (respected) Bapu,” he tweeted.
Focus is on beautifying the edifice, a protected monument, and keeping encroachers at bay
Delhi rape victim sues Uber in U.S. Court  (30 January 08:45 am) 
In the lawsuit, the victim who resides in Delhi calls Uber the \"modern day equivalent of electronic hitchhiking.\"
Bang in the middle  (30 January 08:47 am) 
Friends of Chennai, a social initiative, was The Hindu’s gift to the city on its 375th birthday. FoC seeks to serve as a vehicle for residents’ hopes and concerns about the city. Today’s
Consumer disputes await a closure  (30 January 08:47 am) 
With members yet to be appointed for State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, cases are simply numbered and kept aside
A constable of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) was on Thursday caught on tape beating up a differently-abled man at Howrah station in West Bengal. After the video went viral and was a...
Ruling out any rifts within the Bharatiya Janata Party, its president Amit Shah on Thursday said that the party would emerge victorious with two-third majority in the upcoming Delhi elections....
Egypt’s Sinai has witnessed many violent attacks by militants since the January 2011 revolution that toppled ex-president Hosni Mubarak.
DCI providing toilets in schools under CSR  (30 January 06:47 am) 
Dredging Corporation of India Limited has taken up construction of toilets under its Corporate Social Responsibility programme in 2014-15.The total cost of the project, comprising 30 units i...
Civic infra eludes Ongole  (30 January 06:45 am) 
Water supply, garbage disposal remain a concern
IPMA Environment Award for IP-APPM  (30 January 06:45 am) 
International Paper APPM Limited (IP-APPM), a group company of International Paper in India, has stated that it received coveted IPMA Environment Award for the year 2013-2014.Indian Paper Ma...
After much delay, the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation is finally taking steps to repair the dilapidated water tank slab at Arjunaveedhi, besides initiating measures to lay roads at Peddama temple...
2 more die, 12 doctors test positive  (30 January 06:45 am) 
Two more persons, a woman from Nizamabad and another male patient from Madhapur area have died of complications out of swine flu at Gandhi Hospital on Thursday. This has taken the overall death tol...
Playing it his way  (30 January 05:46 am) 
Tennis or politics, Oommen Chandy is game for a fight
Microbes in soil degenerating fast  (30 January 05:46 am) 
If the agriculture officers are to be believed, all is not well with farming activity. In the last one decade, the level of microbes in the soil has came down from 80 to 40 per cent. It may further...
H1N1: hospitals up to the task  (30 January 05:46 am) 
Marked jump in outpatient inflow at major hospitals
The Janata Dal (Secular) has issued whip to its members in the Hassan City Municipal Council to vote in favour of the no-confidence motion against the incumbent. The party had sought for a meeting...
: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said investment proposals worth more than Rs 74,000 crore were lined up across sectors such as steel, fertilisers and coal mines in the Durg...
Karnataka Rajya Dalit Sangharsha Samiti (Krantikari) activists staged a sit in dharna outside the Deputy Commissioner’s office here on Thursday.They demanded that immediate action be taken a...
Meet on secularism  (30 January 05:45 am) 
: The District Congress Committee (DCC) will hold a convention here on Friday to highlight the need to safeguard the nation’s secular tenets as part of commemorating Mahatma Gandhi’s 67th death