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Special cover released

A special cover on the Post Centenary of One Rupee Currency was released by Ambesh Upmanyu, Postmaster General, Central Region, here on Friday. It was received by Mini Shaji Thomas, Director, National Institute of Technology-Tiruchi, at a function held at the Head Post Office. Awards were also presented to winners and participants of Kuttispex 2018, […]

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Coordination committee has a lot on its plate for Dec. 5 meet

Cabinet expansion, squabbles between Cong, JD(S) workers expected to figure The meeting of the coordination committee of the Janata Dal (Secular)–Congress coalition government on December 5 is likely to be a stormy affair with issues including Cabinet expansion and continued squabbles between workers of the two parties at the grassroots expected to figure. The meeting […]

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The Hindu Group organises SBI Home Expo in city

SBI Home Expo, organised by The Hindu Group, is being held this weekend. The property expo is being organised in three locations in the city – Umadri Mahal, Rajiv Gandhi Salai, Sholinganallur; Vijaya Shree Mahal, Anna Nagar and Selaiyur Vasudeva Thirumana Maaligai – on December 1 and 2 for the convenience of home buyers. Besides […]

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Award

The Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology in the KLE VK Institute of Dental Sciences has won the Best Community Service Award at the 30th National Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology Conference in Udaipur recently. The Best Essay Awards went to Vaishali Keluskar in the faculty category and Lidiya, Prabhavati and Roshani in […]

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HDK writes to Parrikar to lift ban on fish imports

Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy has, in a letter, requested Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar to lift the “blanket ban” on fish imports, claiming that the crackdown has caused “huge losses” to Karnataka fishermen. The letter comes a fortnight after the Goa government banned import of fish from unregistered traders from other States, following reports of […]

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Hassan Cong. leaders miffed with Revanna

Siddaramaiah promises to raise issue in coordination committee meeting Congress leaders of Hassan, on Thursday, complained to the former Chief Minister and coordination committee chairman Siddaramaiah and KPCC president Dinesh Gundu Rao against JD(S) leader and Public Works Minister H.D. Revanna saying he was trying to “weaken” their party. Mr. Siddaramaiah mollified them saying he […]

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Stray dogs attack spotted deer

A 4-year-old female spotted deer suffered injuries when stray dogs tried to hunt it down as it accidentally entered a residential area near Kovilpatti from Kurumalai Reserve Forest on Friday. Forest officials said the spotted deer strayed into Meenakshi Nagar in Kovilpatti on Friday and stray dogs tried to hunt it down. In the attack, […]

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Man murdered in broad daylight

A 40-year-old man was allegedly hacked to death on Thursday morning. Meerpet police identified the victim as Srinivas Goud. The victim, police said, hails from Kalwakurthy. According to Meerpet inspector N. Yadaiah, the victim and his friend Tirupati Goud were travelling together near Sagar Road. At around 8.45 am, a car with three people inside […]

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‘Constitutional values can win elections’

Independent contestant and retired IAS officer stresses need for voter awareness At 11.05 a.m. on November 12, when the Election Commission opened for nominations, Cholleti Prabhakar, a retired IAS officer, was the first one to file nomination papers in the State. Probably also the first retired bureaucrat to contest elections here, Mr. Prabhakar decided to […]