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August 13, 2014 - Hyderabad

Aadhaar seeding must for housing’, says Mrunalini

Koneru Humpy enters into wedlock with Anvesh
VIJAYAWADA: World No.3 woman player and Grand Master Koneru Humpy entered the wedlock with Dasari Anvesh, Project Manager, Efftronics System Private Limited in Vijayawada on Wednesday. Over 2,500 well wishers, friends, relatives, corporate honchos, politicians and sports fraternity from all over the country descended to greet the newly wedded couple.

Temporary status to Vijayawada will boost jobs
VIJAYAWADA: Vijayawada Deputy Mayor Gogula Venkata Ramana Rao said that the selection of Vijayawada as adhoc capital would create new employment and business opportunities for he people. He said that it will witness growth in all aspects right from infrastructure to education. Speaking to press on Wednesday, he said that it will increased the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation’s responsibilities and added that it will raise to the occasion.

Temple underground staircase discovered
GUNTUR: An underground stair case found on Wednesday at Bheemeswara Temple in Chebrolu in Guntur when renovation works were being taken up for the last couple of days. It was said to be built during Chola dynasty.

Women’s World Congress from August 17
HYDERABAD: The 12th Women’s World Congress will be held at the University of Hyderabad from August 17. The theme of the congress is ‘Gender in a changing World’. It will go on till August 22. As many as 1,000 speakers are expected to participate.

DRDO to invest up Rs.1,600 crore Gas Turbine Project at Nalgonda
HYDERABAD: Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) will set up a first gas turbine project in the country at Nagarjuna Sagar in Nalgonda district with an estimated cost of RS.1,600.

AP Government proposes Rs.4,934 crore fir SC/ST sub-plan
HYDERABAD: The Andhra Pradesh Social Welfare department has proposed a budgetary allocation of Rs. 3,762 crore for SC Sub-Plan and Rs.1,172 crore for the ST Sub-plan for the year 2014-15. The Minister for Social Welfare R Kishore Babu who held a review2 meeting on Wednesday said that the efforts would be made to take the benefits of all the welfare programmes and schemes to SC/ST communities to all the beneficiaries.

Allotment of All India Services Officers by August 16
HYDERABAD: The suspense for All India Services Officers is likely to end on August 16. The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) after several rounds of talks had called for a meeting on Saturday to finalize the system for allotment of officers between Andhra Pradesh and Telangana State.

One killed when car catches fire
RAJAHMUNDRY: One person Dasari Somaraju died when the Maruti car in which he was driving catches fire all off sudden when he dashed to a side wall in an effort to avoid direct dash. Sources said that the accident occurred duly leakage of gas that erupted following fiction. He died on the spot with severe burns.

Cine actor Madala Ravi arrested
HYDERABAD: Cine producer and actor Madala Ranga Rao son Madala Ravi who is also director was arrested by police on the charges of harassment to a woman. CCS police arrested him based on a complaint.

EAMCET- Web options finalized
HYDERABAD: EAMCET admission committee has announced the web options. The web options are from rank 1 to 50,000 will be on August 17From 50,001 to 1 lakh August 20From 1lakh to 1,50,000 on August 22From 1,50,001 to end of the rank is on August 24Those who want to make changes can do so from rankers from 1 to 1lakh on August 26, and 1 lakh to last rank on August 27, allotment of seats will be made on August 30 and classes will commence form September 1.

Sexual assault case against Corporator
NELLORE: The Nellore police have registered a case of sexual assault on the Nellore 53 division corporator Ashok. A teacher complained the police stating that the accused has violated her on the night of 11th at a hotel. Based on the complaint, the police have booked a case against the corporator.

Government issues GO scrapping TTD Board
HYDERABAD: The Andhra Pradesh Government has issued a GO scrapping Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam Board.

Subbarami Reddy appointed as Congress Parliamentary Board member
NEW DELHI: MP T Subbarami Reddy was appointed as member of Congress Parliamentary Board. The Committee is being chaired by AICC President Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi while Mallikharjun Kharge, Kamalnath, Gulam Nabi Azad, AK Anthony, Ahmed Patel, Dig Vijay Singh, Ambica Sony, Jairam Ramesh were committee members.

Former MLA Kondeti Sridhar files defamation suit against TV9, TV6 and ABN Andhra Jyothi
HYDERABAD: Former MLA Kondeti Sridhar filed a defamation suit against TV9, TV6 and ABN Andhra Jyothi alleging that these TV channels have broadcasted news items that during election time that were detrimental to his personal interests. It may be recalled here that MSOs have already stopped broadcasting of TV9 and ABN Andhra Jyothi in Telangna.

Congress is against of adhoc State Capital
ANANTHAPURAM: APCC president N Raghuveera Reddy said on Wednesday that the party is against of adhoc State Capital and alleged that Chandrababu Naidu has a secret agenda in identifying Vijayawada as adhoc capital. He questioned why they are in a hurry for a adhoc capital even before submitting a report by Sivaramakrishnan Committee. He advised not to construct State capital in cultivable lands. He wanted the Chief Minister to convene for an all-party meet for obtaining opinions of all parties.

CPM questions Naidu over announcement of temporary capital
ANANTAPUR: CPM State Secretary P Madhu expressed apprehension over the announcement of temporary capital for the State by Chief Minister. He expressed doubts over his announcement without what they want to give to Rayalaseema and Uttarandhra. He questioned the rationale in delay in implementing loan waiver while the counterpart Chandrasekhara Rao has already issued orders of loan wavier in Telangana State. He alleged that Naidu is trying to decease the farmers once again in the name of separate budget for Agriculture.

TDP government playing game in the name of temporary State Capital’, says Narayana
TIRUPATI: CPI National Committee member K Narayana has demanded Chandrababu Naidu not to delay the loan waiver in the State and wanted it to prove its creditability. He said that the TDP government is playing drama in the name of ‘temporary State Capital’. He alleged that the government is wasting huge amounts in the name of capital committes. He expressed support to the doctors agitating in RIUA hospital.

YSRCP chief Jagan Reddy consoles family members of Krishna Rao
VIJAYAWADA: YSRCP president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday called on the family members of party leader Krishna Rao who was murdered. He said that attacks are on mounting side with the emergence of TDP government in the State. He assured the family members that the party will take care of them and infused confidence in them. It may be recalled that Krishna Rao was murdered by rivals at Gottamukkala village in Kanchicharla mandal in Vijayawada. Speaking to media, he strongly condemned the attack on the party activists. He said that he would raise these issues in the Assembly.

Petrol price cut by over Rs.2
NATIONAL IN BRIEFNEW DELHI: Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan announced on Wednesday that the petrol price will be cut by Rs.1.89 to 2.38 per litre from August 15.

Thambidurai is the Lok Sabha Secretary
NEW DELHI: M Thambidurai leader of AIADMK in Parliament was unanimously elected Lok Sabha’s Deputy Speaker on Wednesday making him the first leader to occupy the post twice.

Dhoni named for Padma Bhushan
NEW DELHI: The Indian Cricket Board has recommended captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s name for the prestigious Padma Bhushan and batting mainstay Virat Khohil as well as Mithali Raj for Padma Shri.

Congress to withdraw MLC candidate
MUMBAI: The Congress is likely to withdraw its nominee against the NCP in the election to the Maharashtra Legislative Council MLC seat that fell vacant after Shiv Sena’s Vinayak Raut was elected to the Lok Sabha. The Congress has fielded Mohan Joshi while NCP nominated State President Sunil Tatkare.

Jiah Khan Death-CPI files case
MUMBAI: The CBI on Wednesday registered a formal case to investigate actor Jiah Khan’s death, five weeks after the Bombay High Court handed over the case to the Agency. The court asked the CBI to investigate whether it was a case of suicide or homicidal death. It may be recalled that the actor was found hanging from a ceiling fan in her home at Juhu on June 3 last year.

Railways launches new IT initiatives
NEW DELHI: In a move to provide more hassle free services to the passengers, the Railway on Wednesday launched a series of new IT initiatives including a pan India smart card to enable the passengers to pay for the tickets as a pilot project. The Railways also launched next generation e-ticketing, freight e-demand system and freight e-deliversion system. The e-ticketing system will enhance the booking capacity to 7200 tickets per minute against 2000 tickets under the old system.

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