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Wednesday, January 22, 2020



Telangana Municipal Elections: Voting underway; TRS may face tough fight from BJP

January 22, 2020 5:24 pm

Facial Recognition Technology is being used on a pilot basis in the elections for the first time in 10 polling stations of Kompally municipality of Medchal-Malkajgiri district. 

Snag hits Hyderabad's red line metro, services briefly disrupted

January 18, 2020 3:17 pm

Passengers were deboarded at Panjagutta metro station and the metro had to be coupled with the following train and pushed to a nearby pocket track.

Hyderabad: Osmania University Professor held for alleged links with Maoists

January 18, 2020 2:43 pm

Kasim is allegedly working as an organiser of "united front vertical" of Maoists for Telangana state.

Telangana urban local body polls: Karimnagar Corporation goes to polls on January 24

January 10, 2020 8:44 am

The notification was issued after a division bench of the Telangana High Court set aside the order of a single-judge bench who had stayed elections to Karimnagar Municipal Corporation.

WATCH | Car catches fire at petrol pump in Hyderabad, no casualties

December 31, 2019 8:40 pm

One of the staff at the petrol pump noticed that fuel was leaking from the tank and immediately stopped filling. As the driver opened the rear seat for checking, a fire erupted from the bottom of the car and quickly spread all across.

Class 7 Student killed as lorry hits auto in Hyderabad

December 31, 2019 12:07 pm

All seven students were shifted to hospital and five of them have been discharged.

Hyderabad: Heritage block at Osmania General Hospital to be vacated soon for renovation

December 30, 2019 7:59 pm

OGH being one of the biggest government hospitals, scores of patients are referred here every day from all across the state. At one point in time, it used to be the biggest in Asia and the second biggest in the world, doctors here point out.

Hyderabad: Drunk people will be allowed to take the metro on New Year's Eve

December 31, 2019 10:46 am

New Year 2020: The police have issued traffic advisories for the night of December 31. The Outer Ring Road and PVNR Express Way will be closed for light motor vehicles, though vehicles bound to the airport will be allowed, from 11 pm to 5 am.

Crime against women increases in Hyderabad, overall crime rate dips

December 26, 2019 6:15 pm

In incidents of crime against women, a slight rise was seen in cases that were reported in 2019 with 2305 cases when compared to last year which recorded 2286 cases reported.

Hyderabad students demand rollback of Citizenship Amendment Act

December 23, 2019 10:40 pm

Holding placards calling on the revocation of the amended Citizenship Act, students of the Arts College in Osmania University came down heavily on the government.


Inside Darbar pre-release event in Hyderabad

January 05, 2020 8:58 am

Rajinikanth, AR Murugadoss, Nivetha Thomas, Suniel Shetty, Anirudh Ravichander and others attended the pre-release event of Darbar in Hyderabad.

All four accused in Hyderabad rape-murder case killed in early morning police 'encounter'

December 06, 2019 1:03 pm

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Four accused in the case were shot dead in an early morning encounter on Friday. The police said the accused, who had been taken on a recce to the scene of the crime, had tried to attack officials and escape. They were shot in "self-defence", the police said.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case sparks protests across the country

December 03, 2019 10:45 am

Lynching the rapists, death penalty and castration of the accused were some of the suggestions that Parliamentarians proposed on Monday as they expressed outrage over the 26-year-old veterinarian’s rape in Hyderabad.

Local train collides with intercity express in Hyderabad, several injured

November 12, 2019 6:56 am

Two trains collided at Kacheguda Railway Station in Hyderabad on Monday morning injuring several passengers.

A sneak peek into IKEA's first Indian store in Hyderabad

August 12, 2018 6:50 am

The company has said it could take years to reach major profits in India. Raising the proportion of locally sourced goods will help in mitigating high import costs.

Mandi Tragedy: Beas river dried up to help ongoing search operation

June 14, 2014 4:17 pm

Nearly two-hour long special search operation to find bodies of Hyderabad engineering students in Beas river was carried out on Saturday.


Hyderabad Cloudburst Kills 3

October 03, 2017 5:11 pm

Vemula suicide: Doctor rejects Irani's claim about scholar's death

February 26, 2016 5:29 pm

Hyderabad, Feb 26 (ANI): The on-duty Chief Medical Officer M. Rajshree, who confirmed Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula's death, has repudiated HRD Minister Smriti Irani's assertion in the Parliament, saying she had reached the scene in three-five minutes. She further said that a group of students took her to the room where Rohith had attempted suicide and the police asked her if she could predict the time of Vemula's death. Irani on Wednesday pointed out that according to a report submitted to the Telangana High Court, the police had reached the hospital at 7:20 pm when they found the body.

Hyderabad: Nampally Court sends ISIS suspects to 3 days remand

January 23, 2016 3:23 pm

Hyderabad, Jan 23 (ANI): The Nampally Court in Hyderabad on Saturday has sent ISIS suspects Abu Anas and Mohammad Shareef Moinuddin Khan to three days of transit remand. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) had arrested 14 suspects till Friday from various parts of the country planning to carry out terrorist activities. The agency also claimed to have seized certain "incriminating" articles, mobile phones, laptops, unaccounted cash, jihadi literature and videos, besides materials for preparation of bombs from their places.

Jagruti Yuva Morcha protests outside Union Minister Dattatreya's residence

January 19, 2016 5:36 am

Hyderabad, Jan 19 (ANI): The members of the Telangana's Jagruti Yuva Morcha staged a protest outside Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya's residence in Hyderabad on Tuesday, demanding justice and compensation of Rs. 50 lakhs for a Dalit PhD scholar. In a tragic incident, a Dalit PhD scholar Rohith Vemula was found hanging at a central university's hostel room in Hyderabad on Sunday. Rohith, a resident of Guntur, was pursuing his PhD in society studies from the university. Union Minister for Labour Bandaru Dattatreya has been charged with abetment to suicide. A case has been filed against Dattatreya, University of Hyderabad Vice Chancellor Apparao, ABVP activist Susheel Kumar and his brother Vishnu by the Hyderabad police under section 306A. Meanwhile, the HRD ministry has asked a two-member panel to probe the case.