Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams

  • 5000 TTD staff stage peace rally for integrated Andhra Pradesh 30-08-2013 07:00 PM

    About 5000 employees of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, which manages the hill temple of Lord Venkateswara, on Friday, went on mass leave and took out a rally demanding reversal of Centre s decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh. With a view not to inconvenience the pilgrims,the staff attending day shift at the...
  • Tirupati: Record collection of Rs 5.73 cr in one day 02-04-2012 10:09 AM

    hyderabad: The richest Temple board of the country Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams just got richer. It has recorded its highest Hundi (offering box) collection ever on a single day of Rs 5.73 crores on Sunday, April 1. Its previous record was Rs 4.2 crore collected on January 1, 2012. Temple officials...
  • After ticket scam, suicide rocks Tirupati 28-08-2010 11:12 AM

    Tirupati: A Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) official committed suicide on Friday after reports of alleged harassment by a senior TTD official. The employees' union said V.M. Suresh was being forced by Dharma Reddy to become a witness in the multi-crore ticketing scam, a charge dismissed by him. The victim was...
  • Deities of India's richest temple came to Delhi 21-03-2008 04:13 PM

    London: The South Africa-born former England allrounder, Basil D'Oliveira has passed away at the age of 80. Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Saturday paid tribute to the life of Basil d'Oliveira who has passed away in England. His health had been deteriorating for some time. 'Dolly,' as he was known...