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Russians hold anti-war rallies amid ominous threats by Putin

February 27, 2022 8:51 pm

Demonstrators held pickets and marched in city centers, chanting "No to war!" as President Vladimir Putin ordered Russian nuclear deterrent to be put on high alert, upping the ante in the Kremlin's standoff with the West and stoking fears of a nuclear war.

Joan Didion, peerless prose stylist, dies at 87

December 24, 2021 2:03 pm

“Didion was one of the country’s most trenchant writers and astute observers. Her best-selling works of fiction, commentary, and memoir have received numerous honors and are considered modern classics,” Penguin Random House said in a statement.

Hurricane-force winds pound UK and Europe, upend travel

February 10, 2020 7:41 am

Storm Ciara resulted in dozens of flights being canceled at London airports and In Ireland, an estimated 10,000 homes, farms and businesses had their power knocked out Sunday.

In a controversial move, AP govt to acquire land in 10 villages under Land Acquisition Act

August 21, 2015 12:20 pm

Farmers in these 10 villages are reluctant to part with their land and have not participated in the Land Pooling Scheme which is voluntary.

Jagan meets BJP chief, seeks support against AP bifurcation

February 14, 2014 3:09 pm

The act resulted in the hospitalisation of three MPs while 16 legislators from AP were suspended over the disruption.

They had to protect family,says BJP after MoD cancels chopper deal

January 09, 2014 4:46 pm

'This is a desperate decision as there is collusion in the highest levels of govt'.

Yameen win in Maldives polls raises fears of return of hardline Islam

November 18, 2013 12:38 am

Hardline Islamist groups like the AP,which control the Ministry of Islamic Affairs,have been calling for strict implementation of the Sharia’a.

TDP wants Centre to declare 'financial emergency' in AP

July 02, 2012 9:43 pm

It says key sectors like agriculture,power and irrigation are in deep crisis.

TDP to move no-confidence motion against Cong govt in AP

November 19, 2011 8:05 pm

"We will move the no-confidence motion against the government on the farmers' issues," says TDP.

Jagan left a footprint trail to House handshake

December 16, 2009 4:33 am

Y S JAGANMOHAN Reddy’s handshake with TDP MPs may not have come as a surprise for the Congress in the Lok Sabha....


Blue Ridge Parkway offers sights to behold

November 14, 2021 7:26 pm

Take a look at these breathtaking sights