Wednesday, May 27, 2015



Reeling Under Heat Wave: Andhra toll crosses 600, Telangana 215
Wed, May 27, 2015

Andhra government has maintained its advice to people to remain indoors from 11 am to 4 pm as the heat wave conditions are likely to continue till Thursday.

Explained: ‘People’s Capital’ by the Krishna
Tue, May 26, 2015

The delivery of the Master Plan marks the second milestone in the three-stage plan of the MoU signed between International Enterprise, Singapore, and the Infrastructure Corporation of Andhra Pradesh.

Heat wave claims over 200 lives in Andhra and Telangana
Mon, May 25, 2015

The meteorological department on Sunday issued a "severe heat wave" warning for all 10 districts of Telangana for the next three days.

Man who said daughter was kidnapped held for murder
Sun, May 24, 2015

A man from Ranga Reddy district in Andhra Pradesh, who had told police that his 15-year-old daughter had been kidnapped, was arrested on Saturday, a day after her body was found. Police suspect Megavath Kamal, 38, was inebriated when he allegedly strangled his daughter after an argument over his drinking habits. On Friday, Kamal had […]

Andhra’s WiFi push: 13K gram panchayats to enjoy free service by ’19
Tue, May 19, 2015

The project envisages connecting to all gram panchayats from mandal headquarters which are already connected through the BSNL network.

Rahul meets villagers; slams Modi, KCR for farmers’ plight
Sat, May 16, 2015

In Telangana, Gandhi gives Rs 2 lakh to kin of farmers who committed suicide.

Rahul Gandhi to visit Adilabad today, debt-ridden farmers pin hopes for financial help
Fri, May 15, 2015

Debt-ridden farmers, further hit by crop failures, are now pinning hopes on Rahul’s visit for financial help.

Andhra Pradesh moves to digitise women and child data for better targetting
Tue, May 12, 2015

The Health and Tracking System which is available on the CM CORE Dashboard (CM Office Real-Time Executive Dashboard) gives details of 3.9 lakh pregnant woman in the villages and remote settlements.

VIDEO: 17-year-old’s death; Police probe wrestling bout, six friends held in Hyderabad
Mon, May 11, 2015

When Nabeel died, the other boys tried to fool the family by telling his mother that he died in a bike accident.

AP digitizes data on pregnant women, malnourished children
Wed, May 06, 2015

The Health and Tracking System, which is available on the CM CORE Dashboard (CM Office Real-Time Executive Dashboard) gives details of 3.9 lakh pregnant women in the villages and remote settlements.

IPL 8 preview: In Game X, KXIP hope for turn in fortunes
Wed, May 06, 2015

This is a big game for RCB in terms of staying in the top four. They start as odds-on favourites at Chinnaswamy.

Hyderabad engineering graduate who joined Islamic State dies in Syria
Wed, May 06, 2015

Haneef has died "while fighting in Syria," Intelligence sources on Tuesday said quoting his family members.

Telangana and AP rivalry reaches US as sons of Naidu and Chandrasekhara Rao land to woo investors
Tue, May 05, 2015

Both the political heirs have MBAs from US—Lokesh from Stanford University, and K T Rama Rao from Baruch College-City Univerisity of New York.

Hyderabad youth who died in Syria was engaged to a dental student
Tue, May 05, 2015

He called up his fiancé, apologized to her and asked her not to wait for him but to get married to someone else.

Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu to launch Industry Mission to pull investors
Wed, Apr 29, 2015

The State Government will sign 46 MoUs with 46 companies from India as from countries like Japan, UAE, Canada, etc, attracting total investment worth Rs 35,745 crore.

Telugu choreographer K Vijay dies in an aftershock in Nepal
Tue, Apr 28, 2015

The crew of about 20 members survived Saturday’s earthquake but the aftershock took the life of a young aspiring actor.

Vijayawada Metro to cost Rs 6,823 crore: Sreedharan in project report
Mon, Apr 27, 2015

Sreedharan informed the CM Chandrababu Naidu that the first phase of the project would start by June.

Actress Neetu Agarwal who funded red sanders smuggling held
Mon, Apr 27, 2015

Agarwal's film producer boyfriend Vali was arrested earlier for his involvement in smuggling.

Sandalwood killings: NHRC asks for phone records of STF men involved
Fri, Apr 24, 2015

On the second day of its Camp Sitting at Hyderabad, the NHRC took up the matter pertaining to the death of 20 red sanders.

The Big picture: The Red Log Book
Sun, Apr 12, 2015

At one end is the woodcutter and at the other is the exporter.

Andhra CM to visit China today in move to attract investors
Sun, Apr 12, 2015

Naidu will meet executives from software giant Siemens which is into power generation and transmission.

Telangana police encounter: What victims’ families have to say
Sat, Apr 11, 2015

The Indian Express talks to the families of victims killed in Telangana encounter.

Police killed him in cold blood, that’s what hurts: 60-yr-old father of Telangana encounter victim
Fri, Apr 10, 2015

Mohammed Ahmad said his son might well have committed a crime, but he would have liked the courts to punish him, not police.

Satyam’s Raju brothers get 7 years in jail for fraud
Fri, Apr 10, 2015

The sentence is likely to be proclaimed tomorrow.

Day after, the question: How 17 armed cops couldn’t subdue 5 handcuffed men
Thu, Apr 09, 2015

The police said they were killed while trying to disarm the escorts and flee.

Five terror suspects shot dead on way to court
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

The killings took place near Pemburti on the border of Nalgonda and Warangal districts.

Andhra Pradesh Police kill 20 working for ‘forest smugglers’, 7 shot in the face
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

DMK chief Karunanidhi said governments of both the states should announce relief to the families of the labourers killed.

Explained: Logs Of Blood
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

Sreenivas Janyala explains why Red Sanders wood is so rare, coveted, and at the centre of bloody scrubland gunbattles in the east central Deccan.

Telangana: The encounter site that moved
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

Warangal police were escorting the five on Tuesday before they were killed.

A SIMI activist who teased police, a doctor who ‘sheltered’ him
Wed, Apr 08, 2015

Sreenivas Janyala profiles the five killed.

Telangana: SIMI activists were aggressive and abusive, say police after encounter
Tue, Apr 07, 2015

The entire incident occurred at the border of Warangal-Nalgonda districts.

5 SIMI activists shot dead on way to court in Telangana
Tue, Apr 07, 2015

They were remanded at Warangal Central Jail. An officer said Vikaruddin had links with Pakistan's ISI.

Police say men shot dead in encounter were SIMI, scared MP family won’t accept body
Mon, Apr 06, 2015

Fingerprints and other facial identification markers provided by the MP Police have helped identify the two as Mohammed Aizazuddin and Mohammed Aslam.

Cop shot dead by SIMI suspects; wailing wife says, ‘Life is not worth living’
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

In the two days before they were shot dead, the two suspected SIMI activists killed three policemen on duty and left one battling for life in hospital.

Killers of Telangana cops shot dead, could be from Khandwa jailbreak gang
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

The gang has also been found to be using dozens of SIM cards obtained on fake or stolen identities.

Mountaineer Malli Mastan found dead in Argentina
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

Mastan was supposed to return to India on March 28.