All stories by B Dasarath Reddy
Why Jagan is hell-bent on creating 3 state capitalsRediff.com21 Jan 2020
Defending its three-capital decision, the government said since inception in 1956 the state had failed to integrate people from all regions, reports B Dasarath Reddy.
A bitter pill for Aurobindo's sterile drug unitRediff.com25 Nov 2019
USFDA issues Form 483 with as many as 14 observations that could impact ongoing operations at Aurobindo's Pashamailaram facility in Hyderabad.
Amazon's new Hyderabad campus is its largest in the worldRediff.com22 Aug 2019
Amazon's single largest building is also the single largest building in Hyderabad city. Spread over 9.5 acres, this multi-storied building comprises of 290 conference rooms, casual and collaborative work spaces that will house 15,000 employees, along with private areas, interfaith prayer rooms, mothers room, quiet rooms, showers, unisex rest rooms and a huge cafeteria besides a helipad on the building roof.
World Bank decides not to fund project to build AP's new capital AmaravatiRediff.com19 Jul 2019
N Chandrababu Naidu, when he was chief minister of the state, had sought funding for the project in 2015, but the Bank had deferred its decision in the light of the alleged government excesses.
Dr Reddy's A-team moves on putting house in orderRediff.com10 Oct 2018
After spending considerable time and energy in remediation efforts in the wake of the US Food and Drug Administration's warning letter on compliance issues, the company's leadership has finally set out to bring the house in order.
Dr Reddy's sells US facility to UAE-based NeopharmaRediff.com2 Oct 2018
The plant and associated facilities focus on manufacturing or packaging Amoxicilin-based products, which include semi-synthetic penicillin
Parliament's drama manRediff.com1 Sep 2018
Naramalli Sivaprasad's over-the-top style of protest has become a unique tool to generate attention at the national level.
'NDA has misused its mandate; they aren't bothered about people's problems'Rediff.com27 Jun 2018
After snapping his political alliance with the ruling National Democratic Alliance at the Centre, N Chandrababu Naidu, chief minister of Andhra Pradesh, speaks to B Dasarath Reddy on what he now has in mind.
Joveo: It's the Uber for your job hunt!Rediff.com13 Mar 2018
Joveo is not like Monster or Naukri.com!
Lost lustre: 1,200 Gitanjali's gems SEZ workers lose jobsRediff.com24 Feb 2018
'We want the government to provide job security for all these workers,' says E S N Reddy, district general secretary of CITU.
Reskilling is core to our strategy at Tech Mahindra: C P GurnaniRediff.com21 Feb 2018
C P Gurnani, CEO & MD of Tech Mahindra, India's fifth-largest IT services company, tells B Dasarath Reddy that the company is exploring both ways as it looks at bringing in best of the breed technologies to offer to global clients.
What Ivanka will be up to at the Global Entrepreneurship SummitRediff.com26 Nov 2017
Young Indian entrepreneurs hope to share some of the limelight too at the Hyderabad event.
Plan to change financial year cycle quietly buriedRediff.com27 Oct 2017
To adopt the January-December financial year cycle, the government needs to shrink the current financial year to three quarters and present the new annual budget to the state legislative assembly for its passage in December.
Peddireddi, the tree saverRediff.com20 Oct 2017
As India gets increasingly urbanised, one man tries to minimise its silent casualty.
The man who donated a Rs 8-cr garland to Lord BalajiRediff.com9 Oct 2017
Raju's grandfather had commissioned a similar sahasra nama mala for Lord Balaji 50 years ago. Raju now wanted to offer a new garland.
Vikram Akula is back where he belongsRediff.com26 Sep 2017
In 2012, Akula quit as chairman of Bharat Financial Inclusion (formerly SKS Microfinance), which he'd founded and led to a successful initial public offering
What exactly is wrong with India's pharma companies?Rediff.com12 Sep 2017
Sun Pharma and Dr Reddy's top list in terms of those who face most class-action litigation
For Hyderabad airport, flier comes firstRediff.com5 Apr 2017
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad, launches a special initiative to help passengers with special needs.
Hyderabad, India's first 1Gbps-enabled cityRediff.com31 Mar 2017
A recent study on internet speed in India put Hyderabad on top with 6.5 Mbps download and 4.5 Mbps upload speed
When Baahubali meets cricket!Rediff.com29 Mar 2017
A VR technology Radeon perfected during the making of Baahubali 2 is being extended to bring home the stadium experience.
'The next 15 to 20 years are India's decades'Rediff.com3 Feb 2017
'...Unless we muck up our policies.' 'We have to become a modernised economy.' 'Our institutions should be stronger. And that is most important.' 'The rule of law should prevail and contracts should be enforced.' 'Above all, we have to recognise the importance of globalisation.' 'It is in our favour at this stage. We should grow and become globally competitive.'
Life of Pi revolves around next-gen cloud servicesRediff.com6 Jan 2017
Hyderabad-based Pi Datacenters wants to be the first destination of choice for enterprises in data and cloud services.
Uber to mentor start-ups with social impactRediff.com21 Sep 2016
Uber will provide mentorship for start-ups on matters such as funding, marketing, operations and scalability.
A legal crisis overtakes TelanganaRediff.com19 Jul 2016
K Chandrasekhara Rao is using politics to highlight an administrative and judicial issue, says B Dasarath Reddy.
Andhra Pradesh & Telangana: Govt staff already have high salariesRediff.com8 Jul 2016
Government employees enjoy a pay revision every five years, unlike once in every 10 years for central government employees, and draw relatively higher salary.
'Andhra Pradesh is Gujarat of the East coast'Rediff.com27 Jun 2016
Andhra Pradesh now comes third in ease of doing business.
Visakhapatnam dreams to become India's San FranciscoRediff.com16 Jun 2016
A consortium of three US-based firms - AECOM, KPMG and IBM - was given the task of developing the master plan.
Telangana to more than double its districtsRediff.com24 May 2016
Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao said his government would conduct a workshop next month to give a final shape to these proposals.
Govt should not terrorise cigarette buyers, says ITC chief DeveshwarRediff.com30 Apr 2016
ITC buys two-thirds of tobacco from Andhra Pradesh and the remaining one-third from Karnataka for its cigarette manufacturing division
Hyundai not in small car raceRediff.com21 Apr 2016
Young Key Koo, managing director, Hyundai Motors India, said SUV was the right product for India
Bandaru Dattatreya: Caught in a university stormRediff.com25 Jan 2016
Never in his long political career has the Union labour minister attracted such attention.
Leaving its troubles behind, Shantha Biotechnics makes a fresh startRediff.com17 Mar 2015
The biotech company's revenues had fallen to as low as Rs 50 cr.
Of skyscrapers and the Rs 1-lakh-crore BudgetRediff.com1 Dec 2014
All is not well with Telengana and its Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao