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Thrills, frills, poetry and history (IANS Books This Week)


April 21st, 2011 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) This week's book shelf is a bohemian medley of adventure, spirituality, poetic sorties into nature, mythology and history.1. "Those in Peril"; Written by Wilbur Smith; ... Read more...

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Student protests rock Andhra, Rayalaseema after police test put off


November 20th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 20 (IANS) The postponement of recruitment test for sub-inspectors of police landed the Andhra Pradesh government in a spot as massive students protests rocked Andhra and Rayalaseema regions Saturday.The ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Court reinstates Andhra varsity vice-chancellor


August 11th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 11 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh High Court Wednesday reinstated Kusuma Kumari as the vice-chancellor of the Sri Krishnadevaraya University in Anantapur district. She was removed by the government earlier this ... Read more...

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Chennai firm to build Bellary airport in Karnataka (Lead)


August 6th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 6 (IANS) An airport will come up in Bellary, one of Karanataka's most backward districts but in the news over illegal iron ore mining, at a cost of Rs.320 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Andhra district’s ancient temple gate collapses


May 27th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Srikalahasti, (Andhra Pradesh) May 27 (ANI): The 'Rajagopuram' or main gate of the 500-year-old Srikalahasti Temple in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor District collapsed late on Wednesday night.Srikalahasti is popularly known as "Dakshina ... Read more...

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Grand finale to Hampi’s royal fest holds crowds spellbound (Lead)


January 29th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Hampi (Karnataka), Jan 29 (IANS) Curtains came down late Friday on the three-day 500th anniversary celebrations of the coronation of the Vijayanagara emperor Sri Krishnadevaraya in the ruins of ... Read more...

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Advani lays foundation stone for Hampi theme park


January 29th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Hampi (Karnataka) Jan 29 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) senior most leader L.K. Advani Friday performed the 'shilanyas' (foundation laying ceremony) for a majestic theme ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Legendary king’s ‘coronation’ breaths life into Hampi ruins


January 28th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Hampi (Karnataka), Jan 28 (IANS) The ruins of Hampi, the capital city of the mighty Vijayanagara empire for over 300 years in medieval India, have turned into a beehive ... Read more...

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Crowds flock to Hampi for a king’s coronation!


January 27th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Hampi (Karnataka), Jan 27 (IANS) Thousands of people descended on this world renowned heritage site Wednesday to witness the 500th anniversary of the coronation of Krishnadevaraya as emperor of ... Read more...

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After 500 years, Hampi decked for Krishnadevaraya coronation ‘again’


January 26th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Hampi (Karnataka), Jan 26 (IANS) The stage is set to relive the grand coronation of Vijayanagara emperor Sri Krishnadevaraya Wednesday at this world heritage site five centuries after he ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chindodi Leela passes away


January 23rd, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Renowned theatre and Kannada film actress Padmasri Chindodi Leela is no more. She passed away at the age of 72 on Thursday after battling a brief illness.One of the earliest theatre artists, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Veteran Karnataka theatre personality Chindodi Leela dead


January 22nd, 2010 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 22 (IANS) Veteran Karnataka theatre and film personality Chindodi Leela died Thursday night in a Bangalore hospital after a brief illness, hospital sources said. She was 72. Leela single handedly ... Read more...

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Political deadlock, protests over Telangana continue


December 16th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 16 (IANS) The political deadlock in Andhra Pradesh over the proposed division of the state and the protests in coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions continued for the sixth ... Read more...

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Andhra in ferment, Congress at war within over Telangana (Roundup)


December 15th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad/New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The war within the ruling Congress party over the proposed Telangana state intensified Tuesday while unrest raged in Andhra Pradesh's coastal and Rayalseema regions against the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Trouble in Andhra: anti-Telangana students clash with police


December 15th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 15 (IANS) A shutdown impacted life in most parts of Andhra Pradesh's Andhra and Rayalaseema regions Tuesday with trouble in several areas, including in a university in Anantapur town ... Read more...

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