Editor’s Pick

Rana to show his dance moves in Naa Ishtam

Rana to show his dance moves in Naa Ishtam

0 on March 15, 2012, 10:44 pm / in Editor's Pick, Headlines, Movies, Videos

Fans will have an opportunity to watch Tollywood hunk Daggubati Rana moving a leg or two in his upcoming film Naa Ishtam. Rana has not had an opportunity to test his dancing skills in all his previous films because of the storyline. But Naa Ishtam, Rana’s self-confessed ‘first commercial film’, provided him ample chance to experiment with his moves to […]

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TV9 poll: TRS, Jagan will win hands down

TV9 poll: TRS, Jagan will win hands down

0 on March 14, 2012, 10:40 pm / in Editor's Pick, Headlines, Politics

The TV9-Today Chanakya pre-poll survey gives a clear edge to TRS and YSR Congress Party in all the seats going for by-elections on March 18. The opinion polls conducted in the first week of March reveal that the TRS will romp home in all the five constituencies it is in contest. The opinion poll results are on the expected lines, […]

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BCs lost with T movement

BCs lost with T movement

0 on March 14, 2012, 10:08 am / in Editor's Pick, Politics

It is the BC political leaders in Telangana who lost their clout with Congress high command, compared to the upper caste leaders because of the separate state movement, states Prof Kancha Ilaiah, a dalit intellectual from the region. Claiming that separate Telangana state was not a possibility at all, he alleged that while KCR and his family benefited immensely due […]

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‘Sonia Gandhi 4th Richest Politician in the World’

‘Sonia Gandhi 4th Richest Politician in the World’

2 on March 13, 2012, 1:16 pm / in Editor's Pick, Headlines, Politics

A US magazine report listing UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi as the fourth richest Indian person has caused ripples in Indian media. According to the article titled ‘Meet The 23 Richest Politicians In The World’,  Sonia Gandhi owns assets  $2-19 billion, that is Rs 10,000 crores to Rs 45,000 crore. “Gandhi is originally from Italy. She is the widow of Rajiv […]

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India is no superpower, says LSE

India is no superpower, says LSE

0 on March 7, 2012, 9:45 pm / in Business, Editor's Pick

India the next superpower? Not any time soon, says a London School of Economics study. The hopes of  those in the West who would build up India as a democratic counterweight to Chinese superpower are unlikely to be realised anytime soon, says the study, titled ‘India: The Next Superpower?’ The LSE study comprising essays by nine experts in the areas […]

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Merc’s invisible car is stunt

Merc’s invisible car is stunt

0 on March 7, 2012, 9:23 pm / in Business, Editor's Pick, Videos

When Mercedes wanted to promote its new fuel cell vehicle, instead of placing it squarely in front of everyone in the world, the company decided to make the car invisible. In this clever publicity stunt, Mercedes wanted to emphasize that its F-Cell vehicle has no exhaust emissions, making it virtually invisible to the environment. The clever dudes did it by […]

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‘Telangana Survey’ on united state valid

‘Telangana Survey’ on united state valid

0 on February 12, 2012, 9:37 pm / in Editor's Pick, Headlines, Politics

There was a lot of hue and cry against the findings of  the CNN-IBN & CNBC-TV18 ‘State of the Nation Poll’ conducted by ‘CSDS’ in July 2011 which said that only 50% of people in Telangana region support the division of AP. Now, an independent committee that went into the survey, while expressing some minor concerns in the methodology, found […]

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A Telugu at the Wall Street helm

A Telugu at the Wall Street helm

0 on January 24, 2012, 1:58 pm / in Editor's Pick, Headlines, Media

A very few journalists from Andhra Pradesh have been able to rise to international stature and Raju Narisetti, who has been recently appointed as Digital Network managing editor and the deputy managing editor of The Wall Street Journal, is one such rare professional from our state. Narisetti, a student of Osmania University, currently serves as The Washington Post managing editor […]

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Mahesh will make a cool 70 cr thru brands!

Mahesh will make a cool 70 cr thru brands!

0 on January 24, 2012, 11:15 am / in Business, Editor's Pick, Movies

Mahesh Babu is having a blast. With his latest flick Businessman too making it big at the box office, he has now become the most sought after actor in South India for endorsing brands. Mahesh is currently endorsing nine brands and reporting making a cool Rs 30-40 crore out of these commercials. They include Amrutanjan, Navaratna Oil, Unvercell, Thums Up, […]

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Jagan loses Mr Dependable as Sai Reddy likely stay put in jail

Jagan loses Mr Dependable as Sai Reddy likely stay put in jail

0 on January 2, 2012, 11:30 pm / in Editor's Pick, Headlines, Politics

Venumbakam Vijaya Sai Reddy has been advising YS family since the days of YS Raja Reddy and is variously described as the kingpin behind Jagan’s rapid ascent as a businessman. Sai Reddy who practiced as auditor till recently in Chennai later shifted base to supervise Jagan’s affairs full-time. CBI is said to have found incriminating evidence of the role played […]

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