Mekedatu: Pondy Assembly to hold special session

The Puducherry government would convene a special assembly session Friday to adopt a resolution urging the Centre to withdraw the permission given to Karnataka government to prepare a detailed project report (DPR) for its proposed dam across the river Cauvery at Mekedatu. Continue Reading

KCR’s return gift jibe: Naidu welcomes TRS chief to tour state

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu Wednesday welcomed TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao to the state, a day after the latter said he would soon tour AP as a “return gift” to “expose” the Telugu Desam Party chief. Continue Reading

State funds will not be used for ‘Wall of Women’: Kerala CM

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan Wednesday said the state funds would not be utilised for organising the ‘Wall of Women,’ on 1 January, which he said was a “progressive movement.” Continue Reading

First phase of inland waterway project by 2020: CIAL

The first phase of the Thiruvananthapuram-Kasaragod Inland Waterway project will be completed by 2020, Cochin International Airport Ltd Managing Director V J Kurian said Wednesday. Continue Reading

Dissident TRS leader pledges support to parent party

Dissident TRS leader Korukanti Chandar, elected to the Telangana assembly from Ramagundam constituency on an All India Forward Bloc ticket, Wednesday announced his support to the ruling party, TRS sources said. Continue Reading

ISRO among top 10 firms to work for in country: Study

Adobe, Nvidia and Microsoft top the list of leading technology organisations to work for in India, a report has said. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) entered the top 10 in the rankings and was the only public sector firm to feature on the list. Continue Reading