Sumitomo keen to set up 4,000 MW power project in AP

V Rishi Kumar

Japanese major Sumitomo Corporation is keen to establish a 4,000 MW ultra mega power project in... »

Japanese team to explore avenues for building smart infrastructure in AP

(L) Ken Sasaji , Executive Director , Ministry of Economy , Trade and Industry , Government of Japan , N. Chandrababu Naidu , Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh at the brain storming session with Japanese businessman at the seminar on Éxpanding Technology Co-Operation for Smart Community in Andhra Pradesh ' , in Hyderabad on Thursday. Photo: P V Sivakumar

V Rishi Kumar

A number of Japanese companies and agencies such a NEDO, and METI, have converged here for an in... »

Karnataka Govt plans to cut application fee by 50% for new ventures

Anil Urs

The Government of Karnataka is planning to cut application fee for setting up industries in the... »

VayuGrid cracks bioenergy deal with AP

Our Bureau

Bangalore-based enterprise VayuGrid engaged in building affordable Bioenergy supply chains, has... »

KVB opens branch at Kondalampatti near Salem

Our Bureau

Karur Vysya Bank's 332nd branch in Tamil Nadu and 44th under Salem division was inaugurated at K... »

Japanese companies to step up India, Andhra Pradesh presence

N. Chandrababu Naidu (extreme left), Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh and Akio Isomata (extreme right), Minister, Embassy of Japan in India at the seminar on 'Expanding Technology Co-Operation for Smart Community in Andhra Pradesh', in Hyderabad on Thursday. Photo: P V Sivakumar

V Rishi Kumar

Japan is keen on stepping up bilateral trade and investments into India and Andhra Pradesh given the huge potential the country and the State hold, Akio Isomata, Minister Embassy of Japan in India... »

Canara Bank initiative to uplift weaker sections

L N Revathy

Service minded student volunteers are being roped in to identify potentially talented but economically backward individuals and help improve their standard of living. This novel proposal... »

Cashew body festival to focus on farmer empowerment

Our Bureau

Focus on the empowerment of cashew growers will be part of the diamond jubilee celebrations of the Karnataka Cashew Manufacturers’ Association (KCMA). The year-long event will begin with a... »

Bahubali part-I on May 15

K V Kurmanath

The much awaited multilingual flick Bahubali is slated for release on May 15. Film buffs are eagerly waiting for the film, which is reportedly made with a budget of Rs 150 crore, is being sho... »

CII Karnataka annual meet

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The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Karnataka will hold its annual meeting on March 5 at Hotel Taj West End, Race Course Road, Bengaluru. The theme of the meet is... »

Karnataka set to implement scheme toregularise unauthorised constructions

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213 urban local bodies to launch ‘Akrama-Sakrama’ on March 23 »

Suresh Chitturi is new chairman of CII’s AP unit

Our Bureau

Industry body CII’s Andhra Pradesh council elected Suresh Chitturi, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Srinivasa Hatcheries as its new chairman for 2015-16. G S Shiv Kumar, Chief... »

Punjab to set up organic farming board: Badal

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Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has said that an organic farming board will be set up in his State to aid and promote chemical-free agricultural practices in the State. “I will... »

Mitsubishi opens showroom in Bengaluru

Anil Urs

Mitsubishi has opened its new showroom – ‘Vijayachandra Mitsubishi’ in Bengaluru. Vijayachandra Mitsubishi will be the latest authorised dealer for Mitsubishi range of cars, spares, and... »

Telangana to invite bids for 1,000 MW solar projects

Arvind Kumar, Secretary, Energy, Government of Telangana unveils the RenewX in Hyderabad on Wednesday at the Renewable Energy Expo 2015. Photo: P.V.Sivakumar

V Rishi Kumar

The Telangana government is all set to invite tenders to facilitate setting up of 1,000 MW of solar photo-voltaic power generation farms through a reverse bidding process. “The tenders a... »

NBCC, DDA sign pact for first smart sub-city in East Delhi

Smart City task forces for Ajmer, Allahabad, Vizag set up

Budget should have focussed more on bringing back fiscal discipline: Sinha

‘Budget is focused on the job-creators’

Budget arouses mixed feelings among financial experts

Chambers flay power tariff hike

IoT-based sensors for detecting pesticide residues likely

Play on Kuvempu novel

Not just another education loan, but a dream come true for this student

L N Revathy

At a time when educational loan applicants are crying hoarse about getting loans sanctioned, here is one student who has managed to get the sanction despite a 13-year gap in studies. “It was not e... »

‘Pushing back GAAR has sound reason’

Vinson Kurian

The taxman has taken a headlong plunge into an alphabetic soup to comply/align with emerging tax and jurisdictional requirements, domestic and foreign, of which is GST is only one.Ad... »

US trade agency interested in setting up Aviation City near Vizag

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A US trade delegation on Wednesday outlined their interest in setting up of Aviation City close to the port city of Visakhapatam in Andhra Pradesh.Such intent was expressed by a touring... »

Seminar on UAV Technologies

Our Bureau

Rotary Club of Bangalore thorough its Trust Rotary Club of Bangalore Charitable Trust is organising the second national seminar and exhibition on UAV Technologies and air display o... »

Centre sets ambitious growth projection

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Thrust is on infra; needs to focus on agriculture, say panellists »

Seventytwo new swine flu cases in Uttar Pradesh


Seventytwo new cases of swine flu surfaced on Wednesday taking the total number of people affected by H1N1 virus to 720 in Uttar Pradesh, where 16 persons have died so far due to the disease. ... »

Ravi Kant appointed as new ASCI Director General

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The ‘Court of Governors’ of Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI) has appointed Ravi Kant as the new Director General from March 1. He succeeded SK Rao, who led the College for more than a... »

Classical language status to Oriya, Malayalam challenged in HC

A computer-enhanced image of the Malayalam inscription found at Edakal cave, Kerala.


The Madras High Court today ordered issue of notices to the Centre and governments of Odisha and Kerala on a PIL challenging the grant of classical language status to Oriya and Malayalam languages... »

Wipro, BMTC to promote use of public transport

Anil Urs

The population density of Bengaluru has grown by 47 per cent in the last decade. Technology workforce is growing at a pace similar to that of Silicon Valley and is expected to reach two million by... »

Hyderabad is best city to live in India: Mercer

A file photo of Hi-tech city, Madhapur in Hyderabad.

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Ranked at 138 globally, Hyderabad was the top Indian city in the quality of living ranking with Pune pegged at 145 and other cities rank much lower down the order. Mercer’s Quality of Liv... »

Justice Raghvendra Singh Chauhan transferred to Karnataka HC

Holi holiday on Friday

Oriental Insurance to tap potential in overseas business

Tamil Nadu Chamber wants AIIMS set up near Madurai

Kalam stresses need for good researchers

‘Budget points to non-intrusive tax regime’

‘Focus on infra will usher in growth’

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