Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam

Plastic-free Tirumala town to have glass bottles for drinking water; proposal gets mixed response

Since the Tirupati Urban Development Authority decided to ban the sale of plastic water bottles, pilgrims are facing a lot of problems in getting drinking water. 

Feb 20, 2020, 20:53 PM IST

TTD identifies three more non-Hindu employees, charges them with concealing faith

In the latest development which might pose serious ramifications, the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) has identified three more non-Hindu employees, who concealed their faith or their religion, which is in contravention of its rules wherein a non-Hindu employee should declare his/her faith and should not be working in any TTD post if he/she is a non-Hindu. 

Sep 23, 2019, 23:12 PM IST

Tirumala temple fires 243 barbers for ‘taking tips’ from pilgrims

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) trust, which manages the Tirumala temple, has fired at least 243 barbers for allegedly ‘taking tips’ from pilgrims.

Oct 15, 2017, 08:48 AM IST

World's richest temple mulls moving 7.5 tonne gold under monetisation scheme

Tirupati temple managing body mulls moving 7.5 tonne gold under monetisation scheme

Apr 30, 2016, 17:30 PM IST

Tirupati temple laddu in its 300th year

The Tirupati laddu, given away as 'prasad' at the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirupati, has entered its 300th year. Temple officials say the sacred offering was introduced on August 2, 1715.

Aug 05, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

Telangana govt gives postings to IAS officers in admin exercise

The Telangana government has given postings to several IAS officers who have been allotted to the state in the provisional allocation of All India Service Officers following bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.

Jan 12, 2015, 13:55 PM IST

TTD not to sell land donated by yesteryear actress

The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam,
which manages the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateshwara at
Tirumala, has assured that it will not sell
or use for commercial purposes, the land donated by yesteryear
actress Kanchana.

Nov 06, 2010, 20:22 PM IST

Questions raised over TTD employee’s suicide

An employee of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam, administering the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near here, allegedly committed suicide by hanging at his residence.

Aug 28, 2010, 10:30 AM IST