Why Telugu states are rooting for delimitation of constituencies

As the Narendra Modi government faces criticism over its move to go for delimitation of constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir following its re-organisation, it is finding support for the cause in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, albeit for the two Telugu states.

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Amit Shah is on a Mission South tour to boost BJP’s prospects

Union Home minister Amit Shah’s recent whirlwind of southern states is aimed at strengthening BJP’s base in Karnataka and reviving its prospects in Tamil Nadu. He shared dais with superstar Rajinikanth which is a clear sign of a new political alignment in the state.

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Indian comics are choking and it’s not funny

Not too long ago Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said that we need more satire and humour. “Humour brings happiness to our lives. It is the best healer." But for the artistic community, making political satires or any dark comedy sets for that matter, is easier said than done these days. Standup comics are afraid to take a dig at the current government because it comes back to bite them in the form of bans, death threats, abuses, online trolling and more. What do we laugh about now? Click to read more.
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State of the Nation

Expelled Kerala nun moves Vatican against congregation’s decision

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Why Telugu states are rooting for delimitation of constituencies

As the Narendra Modi government faces criticism over its move to go for delimitation of constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir following its re-organisation, it is finding support for the cause in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, albeit for the two Telugu states.

ShareChat raises $100mn in Series-D funding from Twitter, others

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July inflation eases to 3.15%; floods, Kharif sowing delay worry exper...

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Vehicle sales hits 19-yr low; industry seeks action to save jobs

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Reliance to make announcements for J&K, Ladakh soon: Ambani

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New Delhi: The government on Sunday (August 11) said it will soon address issues affecting the real estate sector after industry bodies and homebuyers met Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to flag their concerns regarding liquidity crunch, demand slowdow...

South India has potential; customers ready for new: Harley Davidson MD...

Chennai: Harley Davidson, the iconic American motorcycle manufacturer, considers south Indian market as one with the most potential set of consumers. Speaking at The Federal South India Media Summit Season 2 in Chennai on Friday (August 10), Sajeev Ra...

OTT players push for vernacular, fresh content to expand reach in Indi...

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Industrial production growth slips to 2 pc in June

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How this Thrissur man saved scores of animals from flood

https://youtu.be/joikrEJK...
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Kerala floods force tribals out of homes, forests

https://youtu.be/M4REZg8w...
video

Gokak Taluk needs a rebirth in Belagavi

https://www.youtube.com/w...
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Most of my neighbours are dead, says Kavalappara landslide s...

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Poll campaign amid floods sees new low in Maharashtra

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Cuteness overload at Great Indian Dog Show

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Deepa Malik, Bajrang Punia get Khel Ratna, Jadeja bags Arjuna

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Water bacteria cancels Tokyo 2020 paratriathlon test swim

Tokyo: The swimming section of a paratriathlon test event for Tokyo 2020 was cancelled on Saturday (August 17) due to high levels of bacteria in the water, the latest in a series of difficulties over water quality and temperature. Oly...

Defeat in India not end of world for South Africa: new interim directo...

Johannesburg: Failure to win in India is "not going to be the end of the world" for South Africa, feels the team's Pep Guardiola-inspired interim team director, Enoch Nkwe. In a role that is all-encompassing, Nkwe, 36, is the national cricke...

Barty reaches semis, Osaka retires with knee injury in Cincy

Cincinnati: Ashleigh Barty edged closer to a return to the top WTA ranking, reaching the WTA semi-finals as current number one Naomi Osaka retired with a knee injury. Barty, the Australian top seed, on Friday engineered her second comeback...

Proud Frank Lampard eyes first Chelsea win in home debut

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HEALTH

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EDUCATION

Unable to find jobs, engineering graduates hit roads as delivery boys

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2400% hike in CBSE board exam fees for SC/ST students

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Watching what children watch: Why cyber safety is everyone’s concern

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Bengaluru named India’s best student city in new rankings

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Thousands of engineering seats not taken in Telangana

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