Been Hyderabad’s Brand Ambassador For Years: Sania

Published on Jul 26 2014 // Entertainment, Featured, Hyderabad, India, Sports
Been Hyderabad’s Brand Ambassador For Years: Sania
Hyderbad: Telangana Chief Minister K.Chandrashekhar Rao at the function of appointment of Sania Mirza as Telangana’s Brand Ambassador at ITC Kakatiya in Hyderabad on Tuesday (Photo: PTI)In the wake of the controversy over her appointment as the brand ambassador of Telangana, tennis star Sania Mirza...

Indian educationist calls for more efforts to uplift communities

Published on Jul 26 2014 // Featured, Gulf, Special
Indian educationist calls for more efforts to uplift communities
JEDDAH: M. NASIR JAWED Very few people have the vision and the will to reverse the tides of an adverse situation. When India’s radical Hindu leader, L.K. Advani, launched a “rath yatra” (Indian for “rally”) that left much death and destruction in its trail, ultimately leading to the destruction...

Hyderabad to Be A fully Wi-Fi Connected City

Published on Jul 10 2014 // Featured, Hyderabad, India, Special
Hyderabad to Be A fully Wi-Fi Connected City
India’s Biggest Technology Incubator Coming Up In Hyderabad From left: Prof. S. Satyanarayana, Vice Chancellor, Osmania University, Khan Lateef Mohammed Khan, Mr. K.Taraka Rama Rao, Minister of IT and Panchayat Raj, Govt. of Telangana State and Zafar Jawid at the Graduation Day celebrations of Muffakham...

Students in a jubilant mood during the Graduation Day 2014 ceremony at the Muffakham Jah College of Engineering and Technology.

Published on Jul 10 2014 // Entertainment, Featured, Hyderabad
Students in a jubilant mood during the Graduation Day 2014 ceremony at the Muffakham Jah College of Engineering and Technology.
Students in a jubilant mood during the Graduation Day 2014 ceremony at the Muffakham Jah College of Engineering and Technology.

India Islamic Culture Centre Invites Dr. Rashid Shaz.

Published on Jul 10 2014 // Featured, Gulf
India Islamic Culture Centre Invites Dr. Rashid Shaz.
‘Problem lies nowhere else but right inside the Muslim mind’ was one of the important messages of renowned Scholar Dr. Rashid Shaz to the audience, when he was addressing a group of expatriates during an Iftaar Party organized by Riyadh Chapter of India Islamic Cultural Centre (IICC) on the occasion...

Dalai Lama urges Buddhists to halt violence against Muslims

Published on Jul 06 2014 // Featured, India, Special
Dalai Lama urges Buddhists to halt violence against Muslims
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama prays before he teaches on the fourth day of Kalachakra near Leh, India, on Sunday. Buddhist devotees from across the globe have arrived in this Himalayan region of Ladakh to attend the ‘Kalachakra’ or Wheel of Time initiations by the Dalai Lama that began...

Veteran Indian diplomat given a warm farewell

Published on Jul 05 2014 // Featured, Gulf, Special
Veteran Indian diplomat given a warm farewell
FAREWELL: Indian Ambassador Hamid Ali Rao, sixth left, and Nepal Ambassador Udaya Raj Pandey, eight left, pose for photo at a farewell reception hosted in honor of Sibi George, minister and deputy chief of Indian mission, seventh left, in Riyadh recently. (AN photo)RIYADH: GHAZANFAR ALI KHAN Indian Ambassador...

Muslim leader assured of inclusive governance

Published on Jun 30 2014 // Featured, India
Muslim leader assured of inclusive governance
President of Islamic Cultural Center Sirajuddin Qureshi presenting a bouquet to the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi. — courtesy photo Saudi Gazette ReportNEW DELHI — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has once again reiterated his commitment to work for the development of all Indians...

Municipality ends ‘shawarma row’

Published on Jun 30 2014 // Featured, Special, World
Municipality ends ‘shawarma row’
ACTION THAT WENT VIRAL: The image of the three workers in a restaurant on a vertical skewer holding a large quantity of shawarma.The Riyadh Municipality clarified the image of the three workers preparing a large quantity of shawarma (grilled chicken meat on large vertical skewers) in unsanitary conditions...

Restrictions on foreigners’ visa extension lifted

Published on Jun 29 2014 // Featured, Gulf
Restrictions on foreigners’ visa extension lifted
Interior Minister Mohammed bin Naif. (SPA)JEDDAH: MD SULAMI Foreigners living in Saudi Arabia will no longer have to worry about their visas. Relatives of expatriate workers who are currently on a visit to the Kingdom can have their family visit visas renewed for the rest of the year upon directives...