106-yr-old fangirl travels 440 km to meet Mahesh Babu

Celebrities are no strangers to fan encounters and Tollywood super star Mahesh Babu, experienced a recent fan-encounter which left the actor all smiles. But what made the meeting all the more special was that the fan who met him wasn’t an enthusiastic youngster, but a 106-year-old woman who had travelled all the way from Rajahmundry to meet her idol. In an Instagaram post on Monday, Mahesh posted a photo with 106-year-old Relangi Satyavati, who travelled all the way to Hyderabad, to meet him on the sets of his upcoming film Maharishi.…

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Self-Styled Godman Bala Sai Baba Dies In Hyderabad

Bala Sai Baba, a self-styled Godman from Andhra Pradesh, died at a private hospital in Hyderabad on Tuesday reportedly due to cardiac arrest. He was 58. Born on January 14, 1960 in Andhra Pradesh’s Kurnool, Bala Sai Baba was referred as “magic baba” by some of his devotees as he was popular for spitting out Shivalingam from his mouth on the day of Shivaratri every year. According to reports, he would also produce pieces of jewellery out of the thin air. Several rationalists, however, have dismissed these as mere tricks.…

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Andhra Pradesh Gets A State Emblem With Dhamma Chakka

The Andhra Pradesh government has finalised its new emblem for official use, five years after the state’s bifurcation in 2014. The state emblem, inspired by the Amaravati School of Art, consists of “Dhamma Chakka” – “the Wheel of Law” embellished with a ring of Triratnas alternating with pinnate leaves and precious stones. The three circles of decorative beads are in ascending order of numbers – 48 in the inner, 118 in the middle and 148 in the outer circle.“Puna Ghataka” or “The vase of Plenty” is at the hub of the Dhamma Chakka. It is decorated with a…

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“Agriculturist” KCR Has Rs. 22 Crores, Has No Car, Owes Lakhs To Son

"Agriculturist" KCR Has Rs. 22 Crores, Has No Car, Owes Lakhs To Son

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao is an “agriculturist” with around Rs. 22 crores to his name but no car, according to details he submitted while filing his nomination on Wednesday for the December state election. Mr Rao – or KCR as he is popularly known – filed his papers to contest from Gajwel assembly constituency.  According to the documents, KCR is richer by Rs. 7 crore since 2014, when he took over as chief minister of newly-carved Telangana. Among his assets, he has listed a 54-acre agricultural land. His wife K Shobha has movable…

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Scientists Discover 3 New Sea Creatures In Depths Of The Pacific Ocean

Scientists Discover 3 New Sea Creatures In Depths Of The Pacific Ocean

In their latest trip to the Atacama Trench, one of the deepest points in the Pacific Ocean, a team of scientists repeatedly lowered a device called a deep-sea lander overboard and watched as it sank into the cold, dark waters. The lander – essentially a high-tech trap outfitted with bait, monitors and underwater cameras – would take four hours to fall all the way to the bottom of the ocean, nearly five miles deep in some areas of the Atacama Trench, off the coast of Peru and Chile. But once…

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