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Posted On March 13, 2017By telanganaIn Nation, Slider

Narendra Modi sees New India

New Delhi : Fresh from BJP’s landslide win in UP and Uttarakhand after a bitter and often divisive campaign, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday talked about inclusivity and pitched for building a ‘new India’ by 2022 that would have made the nation’s founding fathers proud. Accepting felicitations from party leaders and supporters at the BJP headquarters, Modi said he saw the election results, particularly in Uttar Pradesh, as the “foundation of the new India”. “I see this victory as the foundation of a new India where 65 per centRead More

Posted On March 13, 2017By telanganaIn City, Slider, Telangana

Eatala to present budget today

Hyderabad: Finance Minister Eatala Rajender will present the annual budget of Telangana State for the financial year 2017-18 in the Legislative Assembly at 12 noon on Monday. The State Cabinet on Sunday gave its nod to the budget proposals at its meeting held here at Pragathi Bhavan. The total budget outlay is likely to be around Rs 1.40 lakh crore to Rs 1.42 lakh crore as against Rs 1.30 lakh crore for 2016-17 financial year. The budget which has so far been giving more prominence to irrigation projects, this timeRead More
Goa Governor Mridula Sinha today appointed BJP legislature party leader Manohar Parrikar as the chief minister and asked him to prove majority on floor of the House within 15 days of taking oath, after he staked the claim to form government. “Governor Mridula Sinha has appointed Manohar Parrikar, the Leader of the Goa BJP legislature party, as the chief minister of Goa,” Rupesh Kumar Thakur, Secretary to Governor has stated in the press note issued here tonight. “Parrikar has submitted evidence before Governor, the support of 13 MLAs of BJP,Read More
WASHINGTON: Two days before US Attorney Preet Bharara was fired, President Donald Trump tried to call the high-profile New York prosecutor in what a White House official said was an effort to “thank him for his service and to wish him good luck.” But a US law enforcement official said Bharara declined to take the call, placed on Thursday, saying he did not want to talk to the president without the approval of his superiors.Bharara said on Saturday he had been fired after he defied a request to resign. TheRead More
All that glitters is not gold. With this statement, Karan Johar introduced today’s episode of Koffee With Karan 5 as he welcomed his guests. Introducing the ‘fantastic’ panel, he invited actresses Malaika Arora, Neha Dhupia, AIB’s Rohan Joshi and director Ayan Mukherjee. The jury was given the responsibility of judging the Koffee awards for this season. As the ‘illustrious’ panel, as Karan referred to them, took their seat on the couch, he asked them about their opinion on Koffee With Karan and how according to them has the show fared.Read More
NEW DELHI: Four sailors of the Indian Navy have been removed from the survey ship INS Sandhayak after some of them assaulted an officer on board, in an incident off Paradip along the Odisha coast. According to sources, the sailors were pulled up for insubordination after they failed to carry out orders to pull the survey motor boats onboard. The boats are mounted on the INS Sandhayak when they are not in use. Asked to stand in attention, one of the sailors “deliberately slouched” in an act of defiance, sourcesRead More
This is 2017, and we’ve all learned after many misadventures over the past few years to take opinion or exit polls with a large helping of salt. But, even so, the polls that have now been released – and summarised in NDTV’s poll of polls – tell a surprisingly consistent story. And it’s one that the Bharatiya Janata Party will be deeply happy to hear. First, and always foremost, Uttar Pradesh. Look, it’s always tough to make a prediction about UP. This is a state with real and close threeRead More
Hyderabad: Writing on the wall is clear now as slowdown in hiring by technology majors looks certain. However, industry bigwigs are not explicitly admitting this. Nasscom attributes surging levels of automation and efficiency to hiring slowdown.  The convergence of information, communication and technology (ICT) coupled with surging IoT (Internet of Things) are expected to drive the talent hiring pattern in the days to come. “Just not Trump and the US market, but over all developments are responsible for this,” said CP Gurnani, Nasscom Chairman and also MD&CEO of Mahindra Satyam.Read More
Siddipet: Irrigation Minister T Harish Rao has said a legislation to create more fisheries cooperative societies would be brought next year and two fisheries engineering colleges would be set up in the State, in addition to admitting children of fishermen in BC welfare schools. Minister of Irrigation Harish Rao says legislation will be enacted for the purpose Fisheries engineering college will be established next year and fishermen’s children will be admitted in BC Welfare Hostels, he states At a meeting held between representatives of Industrial Fisheries Cooperative societies and theRead More
National Security Adviser Ajit Doval has held talks with Israel’s top leadership here as part of preparations for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s much- awaited visit, the first by an Indian premier to the Jewish country. Modi is expected to visit Israel by the middle of this year. Doval landed in Israel on Thursday and met Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in his Jerusalem office. Doval also met his counterpart, Israel’s acting National Security Adviser and Head of the National Security Council, Brig. Gen. (retd) Jacob Nagel. The discussions “revolved around PrimeRead More