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Sania Mirza helps India advance

India overcame stubborn opponents in the Philippines to advance to the Fed Cup Asia/Oceania Group I at the Lal Bahadur Stadium in Hyderabad on Saturday.

Tirupati encounter: Hyderabad high court orders 5 fresh autopsies

A division bench comprising chief justice Kalyan Jyoti Sengupta and justice P.V.

India sail into final

India’s Prathana G. Thombare returns to Turkmenistan’s Jahana Bayramova during their singles match. — P. SURENDRA

Hosts brush aside Turkmenistan challenge in Fed Cup encounter

RBI allows differential rates for deposits without lock-in

Banks can now offer differential interest rates on term deposits, which come with or without premature withdrawal facility, said RBI in a notification.

Farmers to get FY15 rate relief

In a decision that could hint at a higher compensation for damaged crops, the RBI on Thursday advised banks to follow 2014-15 guidelines for allowing interest subsidy to farmers till June 30 in the c

Doing more with less innovation rising

American Express, Ford, GE, IBM, Levi Strauss, Marks & Spencer, Novartis, Pearson, PepsiCo, Renault-Nissan, Siemens and Unilever are some of the big corporate names in the world with interests in dive

Chittoor firing: High Court orders fresh autopsy of victim

The Hyderabad high court on Thursday directed the Andhra Pradesh government to conduct a fresh autopsy on the body of Sashi Kumar, one of the 20 people who were killed in the police firing in red sand

Island girls dream of big stage


Pacific Oceania players Abigail Tere-Apisah (from left), Steffi Carruthers and Brittany Teei strike a pose in Hyderabad.—S. SURENDER REDDY

DCHL's T Venkatram Reddy, Ravi Reddy secure bail

The 6th additional chief metropolitan magistrate, Mr P. Bhaskar Rao, on Wednesday granted bail to the Deccan Chronicle Holdings Ltd chairman, Mr T.

India blank Pakistan

Ankita Raina returns to Pakistan’s Ushna Suhail during their singles match of the Fed Cup Group II Asia. — Deepak Deshpande

Prarthana, Ankita, Natasha script 3-0 win for hosts in Fed Cup

When William Blake published his The Tyger in 1794, he carefully replaced the usual “i” of “Tiger” with a “y” in order to suggest the extraordinariness of the apocalyptic beast.

Official visits by heads of state or government are like vital surgical operations — if you come out of the operation theatre alive and are back in your room, it is deemed a success.