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CPI(M), CPI differ on tie-up with TRS
NEW DELHI, DEC. 14. The contentious issue of a separate Telangana State could result in cracks in Left unity, especially between the Communist Party of India and the Communist Party of India (Marxist) in Andhra Pradesh. The root cause is the ...
Storm threat to coastal Andhra Pradesh
HYDERABAD, DEC. 14.The deep depression in the southeast Bay of Bengal further intensified into a cyclonic storm and lay centred about 650 km south east of Chennai on Sunday evening. It was likely to intensify further and move in a north ...
Chief Minister for Delhi today
HYDERABAD, DEC. 14. The Chief Minister, N. Chandrababu Naidu, is leaving on Monday morning for New Delhi where he will have a busy official and political schedule. Mr. Naidu is scheduled to meet the Prime Minister, A. B. Vajpayee, the Deputy ...
Condoms come free with haircut
HYDERABAD, DEC. 14. Customers of hair cutting saloons will now get condoms free. The Chief Minister, N. Chandrababu Naidu, on Sunday released the condom box to be installed in the saloons and a manual on AIDS training for barbers. The unique ...
Janata Dal groups seek merger formula
MYSORE, DEC. 14. The All-India Progressive Janata Dal (AIPJD) has appealed to the Janata Dal (Secular) leader and former Prime Minister, H.D. Deve Gowda, to propose a formula for the merger of the two groups of the Janata Dal. The AIPJD's ...
'Vajpayee wave moving towards South'
BANGALORE, DEC. 14. The State BJP sees clear signs that the people will defeat the Congress and other parties paving the way for it (BJP) to come to power in the State in the elections to the Legislative Assembly. Giving this assessment of the ...
Sand-mining poses threat to Walayar river
PALAKKAD, DEC. 14.Illegal sand-mining in the Pulampara, Kongampara and Kanalpiruvu stretch of the Walayar river is posing a threat to the river system besides creating major environmental problems in the area. Mining is done in the river at ...
Platinum Jubilee: Did historian err in dates?
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, DEC. 14. While the Kerala State Chalachitra Academy is going ahead with the platinum jubilee celebrations of Malayalam cinema, mainly on the basis of a film history written by the journalist, Chelangad Gopalakrishnan, Mr. ...
Decentralised paddy procurement from today
CHENNAI, DEC. 14. The State Government today announced a decentralised procurement scheme to purchase samba paddy from farmers in the State to ensure remunerative price for their produce. The Tamil Nadu Civil Supplies Corporation (TNCSC), the ...
Heavy rain likely in coastal areas
CHENNAI, DEC. 14.Coastal areas of northern Tamil Nadu and southern Andhra Pradesh are expected to receive heavy rain in the 24 hours concluding on Monday night, according to a Meteorological department report. The weather office on Sunday ...
Government files counter late evening, court could not hear Vaiko plea
CHENNAI, DEC. 14. A specially-permitted petition of the Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leader, Vaiko, for permission to participate in a debate on the Prevention of Terrorism Act Bill in Parliament could not be taken up for further ...
Award for violinist
CHENNAI, DEC. 14. On behalf of the Sruthilaya Kendra and the Sruthilaya Kendra Natarajaalaya, R. Krishnaswamy, secretary, Narada Gana Sabha, today presented the Sri Guru Surajananda Award to the violin artiste, M. Chandrasekaran, and the ...
Digital technology displacing signboard artists
CHENNAI, DEC. 14.What is good news for some may be bad for others. This adage seems to fit the signboard trade to a `T' going by complaints of traditional signboard painters and artists in Chennai. The hoarding artistes did roaring business ...
Title conferred on dancer
CHENNAI, DEC. 14.There is need to contextualise culture in the modern milieu and artistes should spearhead the effort, said Kapila Vatsyayan, former secretary, Department of Arts, at the inauguration of the Narada Gana Sabha's Isai Natya Nataka ...
'Eat less, stay younger'
CHENNAI, DEC. 14.There is a very simple way to slow down the aging process. "Eat less," says Kalluri Subba Rao, Emeritus Professor of Bio-Chemistry and Coordinator, ICMR Advanced Centre for Research on Aging and Brain, Hyderabad University. "We ...
'Academic Staff Colleges, vital for upgrading skills of teachers'
PONDICHERRY, DEC. 14.The Vice Chancellor of the Pondicherry University, A.K. Bhatnagar, said today that Academic Staff Colleges were absolutely necessary and they should be used to enhance the skills and capability of the teachers in higher ...
Holiday declared for Pondy schools
PONDICHERRY, DEC. 14. The Pondicherry Government has declared a holiday for all the Government, private and Government-aided schools and colleges on December 15 in view of the announcement from the Area Cyclonic Warning Centre that a cylonic ...
'Terrorism biggest threat to human rights'
PONDICHERRY, DEC. 14. The former Central Bureau of Investigation Director, D.R. Karthikeyan, today said that terrorism was the biggest threat to human rights. Addressing a conference on human rights at the end of a rally here, he said ...
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