Author Archives: Narsing Rao Sridhar

Azharuddin Returns to Hyderabad, Stakes Claim to Cricket Club

Erstwhile Indian cricket team captain Mohammad Azharuddin on Tuesday sought to return home filing his nomination for the post of president of the Hyderabad Cricket Association, which fell vacant after incumbent Arshad Ayub had to quit following the Supreme Court verdict on Lodha Committee reforms. Azhar, who was banned for life by the BCCI for his alleged involvement in the ...

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Opening of National Museum of Indian Cinema Soon: Shyam Benegal

Countdown for the opening of the National Museum of Indian Cinema, NMIC at the Films Division premises in Mumbai has begun, with the Museum Advisory Committee chaired by veteran film maker Shyam Benegal, making an appeal to the film industry professionals to come forward and donate rare artefacts, vintage instruments and other memorabilia to the National Museum, which chronicles the ...

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Pentagon Tests Perdix Micro-Drone ‘Swarm’ Technology

U.S. military has successfully tested more than 103 micro-drones released from 3 F/A-18 Super Hornets, in what it said the largest-ever test for the cutting-edge "swarm" technology. The swarm of 103 Perdix micro drones, too small and of battery-powered were launched from three separate Super Hornets at China Lake in California, by the Pentagon’s Strategic Capabilities Office, or SCO, in ...

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Seven Tech Predictions for 2017 by Dell

Dell honcho Jeff Clarke has put out a post on the company website providing an insight into the seven 2017 predictions in the field of technology based on the firm’s poll with tech experts. The 2017 Predictions include Breakout creative workstations, IoT officers and a self-healing future. "No doubt some of these will change the way you do business, from ...

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‘Gauthamiputra Satakarni’ vs ‘Khaidi No.150’: Big Time Clash on Telugu Screens for Sankranti

With the comeback film of Chiranjeevi "Khaidi No 150" set for release tomorrow, Wednesday, the other megastar Nandamuri Balakrishna’s "Gauthamiputra Satakarni", which is reminiscent of old style kings and clans of Andhra history, will clash the very next day on Thursday, just few days ahead of the Sankranti weekend. Another actor Venkatesh tweeted: "Two of the most awaited movies. Both ...

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IFMR Institute in Chennai to Become University Soon

Chennai-based Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR), is to become a full-fledged private University soon. IFMR Chennai, now in Sri City, which has been attracting students aspiring for management education, especially in social service and related areas, received letter of intent from the Andhra Pradesh State government for a Private University, said a statement. Known for its policy-oriented research ...

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When Dev Patel Missed Golden Globe Award 2017…

London-born actor Dev Patel known for his role in Slumdog Millionaire, was able to make it in nominations as the Best film supporting actor for playing Saroo Brierley in the film Lion, though he failed to make it finally. But it is time to reckon the young actor for his future chances of winning an Academy or Golden Globe Award ...

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Golden Globe 2017 Awards Winners (Full List)

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra made her presence felt at the award ceremony, dressed in a golden sequined Ralph Lauren gown and she was honoured when she presented the award for Best Actor in a TV series (Drama) along with Jeffrey Dean Morgan. Otherwise, Ryan Gosling won the award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Comedy or Musical) and Emma ...

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Weather Warning Issued: Cold Wave Spell Hits HP, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, UP

With the eastward movement of the current Western Disturbance as an upper air cyclonic circulation lying over north Pakistan and neighbourhood, dry northwesterly cold winds at lower and middle levels will hit the plains of northwest India from 10th night to 13th January morning, said the Indian Met Department. “Under these circumstances, the prevailing minimum temperatures over plains of northwest ...

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PM Upbeat on 10 Million Downloads of BHIM App in 10 Days

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was upbeat as over 10 million downloads of BHIM App were recorded in a short span of 10 days. BHIM (Bharat Interface for Money), a Mobile App developed by National Payments Corporation of India based on Unified Payment Interface (UPI), was launched by Prime Minister Modi to facilitate e-payments directly through bank. It was launched at ...

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PM’s address at 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017: Text

Here is the text of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address at the 14th Pravasi Bharatiya divas 2017 held in Bangalore on sunday, Jan. 8, 2017. “Excellencies and friends, To begin with, let me offer our deepest condolences to the people and government of Portugal on the passing away of Shri Mario Soares, former President, Prime Minister, a great leader of ...

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Demonetisation – A Look Back at the last Two Months

    *By Arun Jaitley Two months have passed since the Prime Minister announced the decision that high denominational currency notes would cease to be a legal tender. Subsequently those notes have been demonetised. When 86% of a country’s currency constituting 12.2% of its GDP, is squeezed out of the market and sought to be replaced by a new currency, ...

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Chiranjeevi’s Khaidi No. 150 Trailer Hits Youtube, Reaction Mixed

Here’s the official theatrical trailer of Mega Star Chiranjeevi’s grand comeback movie “Khaidi No 150” by Konidela Production Company & LYCA Productions. The video, supposed to go viral, however, failed to get even 19,296 after first six hours on Saturday. The re3actions are also equally divided as some suggested that it was not on par with Tamil version “Kaththi”, while ...

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When Will ‘Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu’ Take Off? Not Now

Chiranjeevi to host Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu to be aired from February 13, 2017. (Photo: Star TV Network)

With MAATV’s most successful program “Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu” taking twists and turns, it is unlikely to kick off before the summer of 2017. As Chiranjeevi stepped in to replace Akkineni Nagarjuna, the initial teasers and trailers kicked off in October amid fanfare with new owners of MAA TV channel the STAR TV initiating the audition queries and other pre-screening done ...

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Busy Pawan Kalyan Skips Chiranjeevi’s 150th Film Pre-Release Event, Sends Shocking Tweet

Chiranjeevi’s brother Pawan Kalyan, busy shooting for his upcoming film ‘Katamarayudu’ failed to turn up at his brother’s 150th film “Khaidi No 150” which celebrated its pre-release event at Hai Land hotel in Guntur. The much-awaited film by Chiranjeevi after 60 years of age is directed by V.V.Vinayak and set for release on Wednesday, Jan 11,2017, coinciding with the Sankranti ...

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Now Download New Railways IRCTC Connect App to Book Tickets Instantly

The online train booking agency, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), has rolled out a new app making it far easier to book train tickets without hardships faced while booking online in the current format. Revamping the IRCTC Connect the new app called “IRCTC Rail Connect” will provide additional features to book tickets on the go with a ...

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Hassan BJP Leader Holds Protest Against MFIs

Hassan in Karnataka saw several women under the local BJP leader Agile Yogish stage protest in front of the Deputy Copmmissioner’s office raising slogans against microfinance institutions for demanding repayment of loans they have taken. The women alleged that the representatives of microfinance institutions were harassing them for loan recovery, which was denied by the representatives of the Association of ...

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Huawei Launches Huawei Mate 9 to Rival Apple, Google

Huawei Device USA revealed that its highly-acclaimed Huawei Mate 9 will be available in the United States starting today, January 6, 2017. The new Mate 9 delivers an all-new Android experience, featuring fast computing performance for 18 months with the new Kirin 960 chipset and machine-learning algorithm, SuperCharge technology for safe and fast charging, and a new photo experience. "Response ...

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