Written by Maya Sharma | Sunday July 05, 2015, Bengaluru
In the middle of urban Bengaluru, incredible images of wildlife were being admired over the weekend. 'Nature in Focus', a photography festival for those who love wildlife, photography - and wildlife photography - was held in the city.
Forty quintals of ganja, estimated worth Rs four crore, was on Saturday seized on the Khammam-Warangal state highway near Telangana and four persons arrested in this connection, police said on Saturday.
DMK chief M Karunanidhi has criticised the Tamil Nadu government for "dragging LTTE's" name in its plea in the Supreme Court seeking Central forces to guard the Mullaiperiyar Dam replacing Kerala police.
Renu Raj, 27, a doctor, who has secured the second rank in the civil services examination, the results of which were declared by the UPSC on Saturday, told the aspiring candidates that perseverance pays.
A 26-crore package announced by Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao for free meals at mosques and clothes to Muslim families during the month of Ramzan has provoked an attack by the opposition Congress, which says he is failing to provide any real benefits to the minority community.