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A teaser of Warner Bros' upcoming superhero films shown to the 6,500 attendees at the panel gave a glimpse of Wonder Woman II, a presumed sequel to June's Wonder Woman movie that is on track this weekend to become the second-highest grossing movie of 2017.

Amit Sadh is currently shooting for "Gold" in London. It's a sports drama directed by Reema Kagti and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar under the banner Excel Entertainment. This will be the second time after "Sultan" that he would be seen starring in the same genre.

Arjun Kapoor on Mubarakan: It's definitely not easy. It is difficult. But, it's a challenge you look forward to as an actor. That's what excites you, makes you nervous and work harder because you are not just playing, but two and especially with comedy.

Technology

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Sony has been holding fort with its commitment to its own genre of colour and design. The latest from the Japanese major is the X9300E series of 4K televisions. Sony Bravia KD-65X9300E is among the best 4K televisions you can buy at the moment. We spent some time with the new KD-65X9300E.

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Samsung is developing a voice-activated smart earpiece to rival Apple's AirPods, according to a new report. Korea's ETNews claims the wireless earbuds will be powered by the company's Bibxy AI. The South Korean company is yet to confirm the existence of the upcoming voice-activated smart earbuds. 

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Reliance Jio has updated its website with a 'Keep me Posted' form to help users to buy the JioPhone. The company has already announced that the pre-booking for the JioPhone will begin from August 24, while the device will be available on first-come-first served basis to those who pre-book the phone at the earliest.  Here's how you can pre-book the JioPhone by visiting the official site.

Hyderabad News

Hyderabad drug racket: Excise department to sensitise pubs and bars
Hyderabad drug racket: Excise department to sensitise pubs and bars

The state Prohibition and Excise department had busted a racket selling high-end narcotics like MDMA and LSD earlier this month and has so far arrested 13 persons.

Office of presidency must be kept above party politics: Ram Nath Kovind
Office of presidency must be kept above party politics: Ram Nath Kovind

NDA presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind today said that the office of the president was above party politics and he would strive to uphold the Constitution.

Sixteen Deaths Due To Water Contamination: Andhra Pradesh officials spread awareness, locals suspicious of water filters
Sixteen Deaths Due To Water Contamination: Andhra Pradesh officials spread awareness, locals suspicious of water filters

Finding that there were not enough medicines at the health centres in the mandal to meet an emergency, the government has lifted the cap on storing medicines at PHCs, and with community health workers.

‘IS sympathiser’ arrested in Hyderabad
‘IS sympathiser’ arrested in Hyderabad

Police said that Omar Mohammed (22) alias Konakalla Subramanyam established contact with IS handlers and sympathisers across the globe through social media, and was chatting with them on a regular basis.

Andhra Pradesh: Woman found dead at Puttaparthi Satya Sai’s Prasanthi Nilayam
Andhra Pradesh: Woman found dead at Puttaparthi Satya Sai’s Prasanthi Nilayam

Cops are also probing if her seniors at the trust had anything to do with the case as notes and emails seen on her laptop suggest there was some tension between them

TRS convenes meeting of its MPs and legislators on May 27
TRS convenes meeting of its MPs and legislators on May 27

Organisational matters and various schemes of the Telangana government will be discussed during the meeting of TRS members and legislators to be held on May 27.

Telangana: Three dead, including bridegroom, after mini-van carrying marriage party collides with truck
Telangana: Three dead, including bridegroom, after mini-van carrying marriage party collides with truck

A man named Damodar died on the spot while the groom Sesha Sai died while being taken to hospital.

Andhra Pradesh minister’s son Nishith Narayana, friend killed in accident
Andhra Pradesh minister’s son Nishith Narayana, friend killed in accident

Nishith and his friend Raja Ravi Chandra apparently went out for a late night ride after heavy showers accompanied by high speed winds lashed the city.

Nominated posts will be filled soon: Andhra Pradesh Minister Nara Lokesh
Nominated posts will be filled soon: Andhra Pradesh Minister Nara Lokesh

Nara Lokesh: Candidates for the local body polls will be selected based on suggestions given by party workers.

14 women admitted to hospital after gas leak in Andhra Pradesh
14 women admitted to hospital after gas leak in Andhra Pradesh

They took ill due to the leakage of ammonia gas in a processing company situated at Gurajanapally village of Karapa mandalam.

Hyderabad: 5 HIV+ girls made to clean manhole
Hyderabad: 5 HIV+ girls made to clean manhole

Child rights activist Achyuta Rao said that the orphanage has about 230 children of whom about 90 were HIV positive.

KCR’s son rubbishes talk of succeeding father as Telangana CM
KCR’s son rubbishes talk of succeeding father as Telangana CM

The statement came amid reports that Rama Rao may be named TRS president ahead of the the party’s plenary that started on Friday in Kompally.

Hyderabad: Man held for posting morphed image of Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu’s son
Hyderabad: Man held for posting morphed image of Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu’s son

Ravi Kiran is said to be a supporter of opposition YSR Congress Party, and has reportedly posted many comments against the TDP and the chief minister earlier on his website

Vice-President Hamid Ansari hails Hyderabad’s rich history
Vice-President Hamid Ansari hails Hyderabad’s rich history

Ansari delivered the first Mohammed Quli Qutub Shah Memorial Lecture at the Maulana Azad National Urdu University

Andhra Pradesh engineer held for corruption
Andhra Pradesh engineer held for corruption

Police said that cash, ownership documents of properties at various locations and gold worth Rs 8.5 crore were recovered after search operations.

In Hyderabad, uproar over move to relocate ‘protest zone’, stifle dissent
In Hyderabad, uproar over move to relocate ‘protest zone’, stifle dissent

On Saturday, BJP leaders held a dharna in protest against the TRS Government’s efforts to introduce Muslim reservation.

Telangana govt takes up construction of camp offices for MLAs
Telangana govt takes up construction of camp offices for MLAs

The construction of these camp offices cum residences is being done at a cost of Rs 119 crore, Telangana Roads and Buildings Minister Tummala Nageswara Rao said.

Hyderabad constable arrested after bid to marry minor girl
Hyderabad constable arrested after bid to marry minor girl

Police said he allegedly convinced the girl to enter into a relationship with him by saying that since he was in the police force he had a stable job and steady income and would take care of her well.

Telangana: Training to increase gender sensitivity among police
Telangana: Training to increase gender sensitivity among police

Mahabubnagar Police launched the training in partnership with a Delhi-based organisation, People for Parity (PFP).

Andhra Pradesh: 11 die as bus falls into canal
Andhra Pradesh: 11 die as bus falls into canal

Diwakar Travels, to which the bus belonged, is owned by Anantapur TDP MP J C Diwakar Reddy and his brother J C Prabhakar Reddy

Hyderabad: 6 killed in fire at air cooler manufacturing unit
Hyderabad: 6 killed in fire at air cooler manufacturing unit

Hyderabad fire: Four fire engines were pressed into service to put off the flames

University of Hyderabad students barred from exam over protests
University of Hyderabad students barred from exam over protests

Prakash said that EFLU rules disallow students involved in protests or indiscipline on campus to take entrance exams.

University of Hyderabad: Dalit, OBC students say SFI members beat them
University of Hyderabad: Dalit, OBC students say SFI members beat them

The five were attacked around 1 am following an argument between the SFI members and MA student Karthik Mulkala.

Hyderabad: Six-year-old girl given infected saline, dies
Hyderabad: Six-year-old girl given infected saline, dies

The doctors, however, said she died of prolonged illness due to a rare neurological disorder and not due to contaminated saline as alleged by her parents.

Centre asks Telangana Government to provide land for hospitals
Centre asks Telangana Government to provide land for hospitals

There is a proposal to set up three 100-bed hospitals in Ramagundam, Warangal and Ghoshamahal (Hyderabad), Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said.

Hyderabad: Doctor held for selling marijuana laced chocolates
Hyderabad: Doctor held for selling marijuana laced chocolates

Sleuths of the Special Operation Team of Rachakonda Commissionerate, apprehended Mohd Sujath Ali Khan on Saturday and seized marijuana (ganja) mixed chocolate cups, chocolate packed box among other things, an official release said.

Pawan Kalyan’s remarks draw sharp retort; BJP calls him Twitter Tiger
Pawan Kalyan’s remarks draw sharp retort; BJP calls him Twitter Tiger

Kalyan, who campaigned extensively for TDP-BJP candidates in the 2014 elections, has been critical of the combine for its failure to fulfil the promise of SCS made to the state.

Pawan Kalyan attacks TDP-BJP on special category status issue
Pawan Kalyan attacks TDP-BJP on special category status issue

The Jan Sena founder, who campaigned for the success of TDP-BJP combine in 2014 elections, has been critical of the NDA government for not giving special category status to AP

MSME official held under Prevention of Corruption Act
MSME official held under Prevention of Corruption Act

CBI’s Anti-Corruption Branch registered a case under relevant sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act against S L N Kumar, for demanding Rs 15,000 from a complainant for an official favour.

Karim Morani, producer of Chennai Express, booked in rape case
Karim Morani, producer of Chennai Express, booked in rape case

A rape case has been registered against Bollywood film producer Karim Morani for allegedly raping a Delhi-based woman on promise of marriage, police said today.

Police crack dacoity case; arrest 4 member gang, jeweller
Police crack dacoity case; arrest 4 member gang, jeweller

The five accused were apprehended from different locations in Maharashtra and Karnataka in past few days, he said, adding, 3.5 kg gold was also recovered from their possession and efforts are on to nab the remaining accused.

Hyderabad: Cops break hunger strike by a section of cab drivers
Hyderabad: Cops break hunger strike by a section of cab drivers

The protestors allegedly accused the government and the companies of not looking into their demands.

Hyderabad man caught cultivating ‘ganja’ at home, 40 weed pots seized
Hyderabad man caught cultivating ‘ganja’ at home, 40 weed pots seized

Thirty-three-year-old Syed Shahed Husain used two rooms of his flat in Manikonda area for growing weed.

Hyderabad: 5 loot 40 kg gold from Muthoot Finance branch
Hyderabad: 5 loot 40 kg gold from Muthoot Finance branch

They opened the lockers and put gold ornaments in four bags and also used a bedsheet to wrap some gold and took it away.

Bandaru Dattatreya hits out at Congress for allegations against PM Modi
Bandaru Dattatreya hits out at Congress for allegations against PM Modi

Hitting out at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for his allegations on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya today said the allegations are “without any substance and basis.”

Cyber security may face threats in days to come: ex-Nasscom chairman
Cyber security may face threats in days to come: ex-Nasscom chairman

Cyber security in India may face increased threats as digital connectivity enhances following demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, said BVR Mohan Reddy, former Nasscom chairman.