Chennai: The Crime Branch today arrested the alleged kingpin in the IPL betting racket while conducting searches here. Police conducted searches at the house of the alleged kingpin Prashanth and recovered some mobile phones and laptop besides some documents and cash. Police did not elaborate on the seizure but said they would seek his custody [...]
Author Archive: Padmini Copparapu
Institute of Mental Health in Erragadda has a serious security lapse — not the making of the faculty but of outside elements — owing to government apathy.
With a belief that a teacher’s role extends beyond school, the forum is pushing for ‘non-negotiables’. Policies that were far removed from the practicalities of the classroom lead to the formation of a group that is today known as the Teachers Forum for Child Rights. What started as a handful of like-minded individuals coming together [...]
The campaign has been yielding results with people becoming more and more watchful against child marriages. The modern day Ashwamedha yagnam came to a grand conclusion on Sunday in the Marpally mandal of Ranga Reddy district. If in the Vedic ritual, a chosen horse would be set loose by a king to wander in the [...]
A full five years after the inception of GHMC’s senior citizen welfare programme, project director of Aasara R Mamata Bai talks progress, challenges and the path ahead. Tell us a little bit about Aasara’s current initiatives. Our most recent initiative has been to increase the number of day care centres from 75 to 100 in the [...]