Retaining new hires is HR heads’ biggest headache

Our Bureau

A talent acquisition survey has uncovered strategic differentiators in the fight for top talent. Wh... »

Kerala woman chops off man’s genital to check rape bid; CM calls it ‘brave act’


A 23-year-old law student chopped off the genitals of a man when he allegedly tried to rape her at ... »

Don’t be disappointed if I don’t join politics: Rajinikanth

The Tamil superstar Rajinikanth meets his fans after 12 years. File Photo


The Tamil superstar meets his fans after 12 years »

An app to shield kids from ‘dark web’


Students showcase new applications at Microsoft’s initiative »

Kill the death penalty: UNHRC to India

Our Bureau

Four days after the Supreme Court ordered capital punishment for the four accused in the Nirbhaya... »

Everest’s steep rock ‘Hillary Step’ collapses

Press Trust of India

The 12-metre stony outcrop was named after Sir Edmund Hillary »

An out-of-the-box ‘kitchen garden’ idea takes root

Nitzan Solan, CEO, Living Box

TV Jayan

All you have is a studio apartment. And you detest getting your hands dirty. Yet, the idea of growing veggies at home fascinates you.Well, now there’s help at hand. Enter Israeli entrepreneur Nitzan ... »

Sachin Tendulkar conferred with Fellowship Award in UK

Sachin Tendulkar


India’s cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar plans to support charities and various initiatives to help the under-privileged people in the second innings of his life. Tendulkar, 44, made the remarks here ... »

Andhra Pradesh’s Banganapalle mango gets GI tag

The Andhra Pradesh government is the registered proprietor of the GI tag for Banganapalle variety mangoes. File Photo


Often hailed as King of Fruits, Banganapalle mangoes have been grown for over 100 years in the state. »

A ₹200-crore cover for Bahubali - 2

Fans celebrate by pouring milk on the cutout of actor Prabhas

K V Kurmanath

Bahubali 2: The Conclusion, which has been re-writing revenue-collection records, has taken a whopping ₹200-crore insurance cover from Future Generali India Insurance (FGII).The insurance firm has co... »

Bahubali-2 crosses ₹350-cr mark in 3 days

Online ticketing company BookMyShow alone contributed over ₹120
crore to the movie’s opening weekend collections in India.

KV Kurmanath

Bahubali - The Conclusion, which was released globally in over 9,000 screens on April 28, continues to set the cash registers ringing. The film reportedly crossed the ₹350-crore mark in the first... »

Veteran actor Vinod Khanna passes away

File photo of veteran Bollywood actor and BJP MP Vinod Khanna


The actor and BJP MP was last seen in the Shah Rukh Khan starrer “Dilwale” in 2015. »

Tribals will continue to fight ‘corporate police state’: Green Nobel winner

Prafulla Samantara

Aesha Datta

At a time when reports are coming in of state action against members of the Dongria Kondh tribe in Odisha, their champion, Prafulla Samantara, has received the highest international honour and recogni... »

Veteran Telugu director K Viswanath conferred Dada Saheb Phalke Award

K Viswanath

M Somasekhar

Acclaimed Telugu film director K Viswanath has been conferred the 2016 Dada Saheb Phalke Award for outstanding contribution to the film industry. He joins the Telugu cinema greats like Akkineni Na... »

Rajinikanth’s 2.0 release postponed to Jan 25, 2018

Director Shankar and actor Rajiniknath on the sets of 2.0


“We are working on world class VFX, and it is taking time,” the producer said. »

With a kick and a punch, ‘mixed martial arts’ sport comes to India

As VC funds dry up, male-grooming start-ups look to FMCG firms for investments

Soon, hotels will serve only ‘fixed’ portions of food

Whitehead's Underground Railroad wins fiction Pulitzer

Matchmaking wins over dating apps

Walking makes your mind stay fit, too

Baahubali prequel to be aired as a mini-series

Legal spanner being thrown into heritage wheels

Car boot sale diamond ring to fetch £350k

Press Trust of India

A large diamond ring bought for just £10 at a car boot sale 30 years ago is expected to fetch a whopping £350,000 at an auction in the UK. The owner believed the large stone was a piece of fake cos... »

Justin Bieber arrives in India

Fans of Canadian singer Justin Bieber wait for his arrival outside Mumbai airport.


After rocking the stage in Dubai on May 6, the “Love Yourself” singer is set to perform in Mumbai today »

The politics and politicians of Osmania University

It will be interesting to see how politics will play out in India’s youngest State as 2019 approaches, and what role the Osmania University essays

M Somasekhar

India’s university campuses have always bred politicians. Among them, Hyderabad’s Osmania University stands out for being among the few that have produced netas of all hues - Left, Right and Centre.Th... »

Barack Obama unveils presidential library designs

Former US President Barack Obama speaks during a community event on the Obama Presidential Centre at the South Shore Cultural Centre in Chicago.


The $500 million project will be a training ground for future leaders housed in Chicago. »

83% respondents feel their area has become cleaner

A municipal worker cleans a public toilet

Our Bureau

Effect of better infrastructure, service delivery, says Venkaiah Naidu »

Box office weekend in the US: Baahubali at No. 3


A South India sensation, a Hispanic-focused comedy and the highest-grossing film ever directed by an African American made up the top three films in North America on a culturally diverse box office w... »

Tourist-spend: Chennai, Mumbai in Top 20 Asia-Pacific destinations

WHAT BRINGS THEM?: Heritage sites and the museum tend to attract foreign tourists. A group of foreign tourists visiting Government Museum in Chennai (file photo) - Photo by S. Thanthoni

KR Srivats

Singapore leads in total visitor expenditure; Bangkok is most visited: MasterCard Index 2017 »

Baahubali tale to live on as producers see business well beyond the screen

Actors Prabhas, Rana Daggubati and Anushka Shetty at the launch
of Baahubali-2 books and other promotions during the press conference in Hyderabad. - NAGARA GOPAL

K V Kurmanath

The five-year of journey of S S Rajamouli in making two-part Baahubali ends. The sequel of the highest grosser Indian film Baahubali-The Beginning will hit the screens on April 28. Though he looks r... »

The tale of migrants from the land of colonists

‘The Patriot’, from the Migration Museum’s 100 Images of Migration exhibition

Vidya Ram

A new museum is set to open in London this week, which will over time tell the stories of the nation’s migrants, including its Indian Diaspora, as part of efforts to provide context and calm to an is... »

Watering a parched hinterland

The check-dam project, was taken up by NGO Haritika with Coca-Cola India Foundation in MP’s Patna village (file photo)

Aakanksha Srinivasan

Brown dominates the colour palette: the grass, the rundown path, even the trees, which are leafless and lifeless. A harsh sun beats down on a group of journalists who make their way to a village in th... »

$150-m Mahabharata to hit global screens in 2020

Vivo IPL touches 185.7 m viewers in three matches

Amazon India, film-maker Kabir Khan to create new Web series on Subhas Chandra Bose

Khiladi Kumar powers up his ‘brand’ with National Award: analysts

Cricket, calypso and creativity: The secret to Sir Viv’s magic

Bollywood, Marathi films win big at National Awards

Will Bollywood flicks have a better run this IPL season?

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