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Ensure Pothole-Free Bengaluru by Thursday, Karnataka HC to Government

Bengaluru: The Karnataka High Court, in a strongly worded message to the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), taking cognisance of poor conditions of roadsin Bangalore. In its order the court said, "Bengaluru has to be restored to its glory as a garden city." The BBMP officials then swung into action. A Division Bench comprising Chief Justice

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Rajiv assassination case: SC gave victims' families permission to file additional documents

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court, directed the victims' families of the bomb blast which killed former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi at Sriperumbudur in 1991, to amend their petitions of not releasing the convicts, and file fresh petitions after three weeks. The kins of those who had died in a bomb blast were objecting to the Tamil

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My Father repeatedly pressured before they killed Pranay says wife Amrutha

TELANGANA: Amrutha Varshini, wife of Pranay Perumalla who was killed on Friday in Telangana’s Miryalaguda town eight months after he married upper caste girl, said that her father repeatedly pressured her to terminate her pregnancy. Amrutha, who was brought home from hospital on Saturday night, was inconsolable. I can’t live without him, but I will, for my

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Arrest warrant Issued Against N Chandrababu Naidu, TDP workers stage protest in Hyderabad

MAHARASTRA: A local court in Maharashtra has issued an arrest warrant against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu in 2010 Babli project agitation. The Dharmabad first class judicial magistrate court directed the police to produce Naidu and the other leaders before the bench on September 21. The TDP sources indicated that Naidu was

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Hyderabad twin blasts case: 2 Sentenced To Death

HYDERABAD: A local court in Hyderabad on Monday sentenced Two Indian Mujahideen terrorists, Aneeq Sayeed and Ismail Chaudhary to death. Additional Metropolitan Sessions Court Judge (in-charge) T. Srinivas Rao., has sentenced the third convict Tariq Anjum a life imprisonment. Last week, the special court had convicted the two Indian Mujahideen operatives - Sayeed and

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At Least 45 killed as bus falls valley in Telangana

TELANGANA: 45 people, including six children and women, were killed in a bus accident in Telangana's Jagtiyal district on Tuesday. The overcrowded state-run bus was carrying nearly 90 people when it veered off the road and rolled down the hill. 45 people have died so far. Injured have been admitted to nearby government hospitals.

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Andhra Pradesh Government slashes petrol, diesel prices by Rs 2/litre

NEW DELHI: In a move to provide some relief to people reeling under increasing fuel prices, the Andhra Pradesh government announced a reduction in value-added tax (VAT) on petrol and diesel. Naidu said owing to the reduction in VAT, the state would lose Rs 1,120 crore in revenues annually. Since oil prices have started

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Tamil Actor Kovai Senthil passes away at 74

COIMBATORE: In an unfortunate development, noted character artiste Kovai Senthil passed away. Aged 74, he succumbed to age-related ailments and breathed his last in Vadavalli, Coimbatore. Kovai Senthil was an integral part of the Tamil film industry and had won the love of the fans because of his flawless comic timing and humble nature. The

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