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A Malaysia Airlines flight to Hyderabad, India, has been forced to return to Kuala Lumpur due to an autopilot defect shortly after takeoff. The airline says the defect didn't affect the safety of the aircraft or passengers but the captain turned back as a precaution.
Malaysia Airlines Flight MH198 flying from Kuala Lumpur en route to Hyderabad, India, made a turn back, shortly after takeoff, according to reports. The plane landed safely at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang around 2am on Sunday.
Bhubaneswar, Sept. 13: Odisha will emerge as a hub of petroleum and gas-based industries as nearly Rs 1 lakh crore worth of investment will come to the state in the next five years.
Chandrababu Naidu sought a debt relief of Rs.10,400 crore and a special grant of Rs.1,00,213 crore for the new State Capital that comes up near Vijayawada. He explained the Commission members headed by former RBI Governor YV Reddy through a 45 minute power point presentation.
The family of an Indian expatriate, who died of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome corona virus in Saudi Arabia, has refused to receive his body in India, amid fears of contracting the deadly disease, a media report said Saturday. MERS is a serious viral respiratory illness caused by the corona virus and can be transmitted by air to humans.
After completing tours in the country, members of a special committee set up by the Andhra Pradesh Government to study various models for building the new capital of the State, will visit Singapore, Malaysia and China as part of their assignment. The panel, headed by Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister P Narayana, will visit the city-state in Southeast Asia and also Putrajaya from September 22 to 26. It will then travel to China from October 5 to 9 to study the various city models in the giant Communist nation.
Indian property developers are anticipating a 35% surge in enquiries from NRI-based purchasers as compared to last year about 18%, reveals the Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry of India latest study. The ASSOCHAM conducted a random survey of nearly 850 real estate developers in Delhi-NCR, Chandigarh, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahemdabad, Pune, Dehradun, Chennai etc.
Polling is under way for by-election to the Medak Lok Sabha constituency in Telangana and Nandigama assembly seat in Andhra Pradesh. Election officials said the polling began in both the constituencies amid tight security at 7 a.m. Voters will be allowed to cast their votes till 6 p.m. Electronic Voting Machines at few places developed snag, resulting in the delay in start of the polling process.
A Division Bench of Hyderabad High Court on Thursday ordered status quo on the ordinance issued by Andhra Pradesh State Government abolishing all temple committee in the State. The Division Bench comprising of Chief Justice Kalyan Jyothi Sengupta and Justice PV Sanjay Kumar have issued the orders while disposing of a batch of writ petitions filed by R Latha, ex-chairman of Sri Varasiddhi Vinayaka Swamy Temple, Kanipakam and several others.
Indian citizens working and living in Scotland will have as much say as any Scot on the question of independence during the referendum on 18 September, thanks to a legacy of the British empire that gives voting rights to Commonwealth citizens resident here. The 'Indian' component of Scotland's population, according to the 2011 Census, is small: 32,700 out of a population of 4.4 million.
'Anna Canteens': The first one of these are Anna canteens on the lines that are being run in Tamil Naidu. These canteens are being set up in four districts in 30 centres as a Pilot Project.
The All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen , led by Owaisi brothers Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi and MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, will be fielding candidates in the state assembly polls slated for October. This will be the first time that the party will be contesting Maharashtra assembly polls.
According to the study, about 10% of Indian girls would have faced sexual violence when they are aged 10-14, and 30% in the 15-19 age group. BANGALORE: Lakshmi was 13 when she was dressed up as a bride.
The Modi government knows that its toughest battle is the fight against food inflation, still at unacceptably high 9 per cent plus levels. In a significant step, it has made an amendment to the APMC Act, which will now allow farmers to sell their fruits and vegetable produce directly to consumers.
Paola Braut, of Belgium, cries over a photograph of her son Patrice along the edge of the North Pool during memorial observances on the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks on the World Trade Center in New York.
These students of NIT, Srinagar claim to have travelled through one of most deadliest terrains, parched and empty stomach, and survived the ordeals to safely reach the national capital on Thursday. "It was very adventurous and horrible for the last one week since rains started to batter Srinagar," said Vipin, a B.Tech student hailing from Hyderabad while narrating their battle with floods.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 01:38 am
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