Court stays talent test

KURNOOL: The High Court stayed the talent test proposed to be conducted by Bhashyam Educational Institutions following a writ petition filed by Andhra Pradesh Private Educational Institutions Managements' Association and AP Tutorials and Convents Association.…

Now, Saifunissa

MANJERI: There seems to be no end to Saifunissa’s woes. First her little hut was destroyed by the IUML workers. Then she was ostracised by the IUML-controlled Mahallu committee of Pookoottur for acting as a…

Notorious criminal arrested

A notorious criminal was arrested today in this district's Bhainsdad area, police said. SP Dinesh Chandra Sharma yesterday said Gyan Singh Tadwai (34), who had been on a run since escaping from a hearing in…

New RSS agenda seems too tight for Ayodhya

In what could mark a paradigm shift in the core Hindutva ideology of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), there seems to be no place in its future agenda for the once emotive Ram temple issue.…

Students pop memory pills for exam fever

City chemists say sales of memory-enhancing syrups and tablets have shot through the roof as HSC and SSC exams approach As HSC and SSC examinations draw near, other than studying and praying, there is one…

Youths disrupt Dalit wedding in Meerut

Meerut: Armed youths disrupted a marriage in the Mehmoodnagar locality in the Old City area of Meerut on Friday night. Just as the procession arrived at the Valmiki Dharamshala at 11pm, the youths misbehaved with…

Bid to clear wrong notions on Muslim politics

KOZHIKODE: The general understanding of Muslim politics in India by the common man is fraught with many deep-rooted misconceptions and half-truths. “Muhammad Ali Jinnah was an out and out communalist”; “the Muslim League wanted division…