Editor’s Pick

Jagan’s legal notices to media on ED raids may not cut ice

Jagan’s legal notices to media on ED raids may not cut ice

0 on April 2, 2017, 9:15 am / in Business, Editor's Pick, General, Headlines

YSR Congress Party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy’s legal notice to three Telugu TV Channels may not really cut the ice, as they are based on Enforcement Directorate’s tweets and press release. Legal notices were issued on behalf of Jagan Mohan Reddy to ETV2, TV9 and ABN for carrying the news based on ED’s tweet on the raids on Saturday afternoon.  […]

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Miley Cyrus goes for Hindu prayer

Miley Cyrus goes for Hindu prayer

0 on February 7, 2017, 12:27 pm / in Editor's Pick, General

Miley Cyrus chose to have a Hindu prayer and publish pictures on Instagram – for no apparent reason. The pop star, 24, was seen performing puja at her Malibu home on Sunday. The pictures showed a room with cushions arranged on mats on the floor which was scattered with flower petals. There were candles in glass jars dotted around and next to the […]

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Will work with YSRC, if they are sincere: Pawan Kalyan

Will work with YSRC, if they are sincere: Pawan Kalyan

0 on January 31, 2017, 8:52 pm / in Editor's Pick, Politics

Janasena chief Pawan Kalyan said he would work along with any other party that sincerely fights for Special Category Status for Andhra Pradesh.  It may be recalled that YSR Congress Party also claims to be the only party fighting for Special Status to the State. However, Pawan has not shown any inclination till date to join hands with Jagan Mohan […]

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Left Parties looking at Pawan to resurrect themselves!

Left Parties looking at Pawan to resurrect themselves!

0 on January 30, 2017, 10:31 pm / in Editor's Pick, Politics

The communist parties in Andhra Pradesh – the CPI and the CPM – are known to piggyback a mainstream party for survival. After their dubious role in bifurcation process, both the parties were left in the lurch in Telangana as well as Andhra Pradesh, having been completely wiped out from the electoral scene. After 2014, the CPI and the CPM […]

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P V Sindhu misses, Sakshi Yadav gets Padma Award

P V Sindhu misses, Sakshi Yadav gets Padma Award

0 on January 25, 2017, 8:20 pm / in Editor's Pick, General

Olympic silver medal winner P V Sindhu failed to get the Padma award this year, while Bronze medallist Sakshi Yadav made the cut. The Padma awards have been announced by the Centre today. As many as 7 Padma Vibhushans, 6 Padma Bhushans and 89 Padmas have been announced in this year’s list. While two politicians Sharad Pawar and Murali Manohar […]

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Pawan face-off with Chandrababu over RK Beach sit-in

Pawan face-off with Chandrababu over RK Beach sit-in

0 on January 25, 2017, 9:38 am / in Editor's Pick, Politics

With DGP N Sambasiva Rao clearly stating that no gathering will be allowed at RK Beach in Vizag on January 26 for proposed protest on Special Category Status, a face-off is likely between the groups behind the move, supported by Pawan Kalyan and the State Government. The police chief on Tuesday said no permission was sought by any group for […]

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Why protests against Trump are a bad idea

Why protests against Trump are a bad idea

0 on January 22, 2017, 11:11 am / in Blogs, Editor's Pick

By Ramesh Kandula Looking at the millions of protestors marching across the United States on the eve of presidential inauguration, one can see that Donald Trump cannot hope for a honeymoon period that the newly inducted presidents of USA usually enjoy. The hundreds of thousands of women and various groups of liberal persuasion hitting the streets on the very first […]

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KTR at Parent-Teacher meeting

KTR at Parent-Teacher meeting

0 on January 7, 2017, 7:55 pm / in Editor's Pick, General

Telangana Minister K T Rama Rao showed once again that he is a cool politician. He attended his 8-year-old daughter’s Parent-Teacher meeting in the school and posted the pictures on Twitter.  “More butterflies in my stomach to attend my 8 yr old daughter’s parent-teachers meeting than for my assembly debates or elections!! Hmm, ” he said in his post a […]

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DGP’s warning to Chiru, Balayya fans

DGP’s warning to Chiru, Balayya fans

0 on January 7, 2017, 2:45 pm / in Editor's Pick, Movies

Telugus, especially those from coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema, are film-crazy. With two major films releasing this Sankranti, the so-called fans associations are highly strung over which one of their heroes will score over the other. Given that Chiranjeevi and Balakrishna belong, not only to two different groups in the Telugu film industry, but also to two opposing castes and two different […]

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Tirumala pilgrims rewrite records

Tirumala pilgrims rewrite records

0 on January 7, 2017, 10:09 am / in Editor's Pick, General

Religiosity is on the upswing in the Telugu states like, in the critical words of late poet Gajjela Malla Reddy ‘overflowing drainage’. With more and more people swarming for a darshan of Lord Venkateswara, records are being rewritten in Tirumala.  As many as 2.6 crore (26 million) devotees had a darshan of the Lord in the year 2016. That is more […]

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