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Centre nod to drilling, Telangana forest officer says won’t let anyone in

The tiger reserve, which also holds leopards, sloth bears, wild dogs, spotted deer, sambar and wild boars, is spread over 2,800 sq km in Mahbubnagar and Nalgonda districts of Telangana.

NRI techie dies during adventure sport at resort in Telangana

The accident occurred when Arvind "veered" the ATV to avoid hitting a dog, but the vehicle overturned and fell on him.


Gold worth Rs 2.7 cr seized in Hyderabad

Based on a tip-off, passengers who arrived on a Saudi Airlines flight from Jeddah were searched, said a DRI official.

Take 5: ‘People stuck in jams get frustrated... a majority of IT sector follows our advisories’

Since a four-hour-long traffic jam on June 21 following a spell of heavy rain in the IT corridor in Cyberabad area of Hyderabad, the Cyberabad Traffic Police has started issuing advisories to office-goers, primarily in the IT field, to either leave work an hour before peak traffic or leave later if rain is anticipated.

Follow traffic rules, get honoured by Hyderabad police

It is observed that as a result of providing awareness on following traffic rules many people have started taking safety measures like wearing a helmet, using seat belt etc.

Sacked from NIFT, 56 staff move Labour Commission, allege retaliation against sexual harassment complaint

NIFT had asked all the 56 housekeeping staff — 46 women and 10 men contract workers outsourced from Murali Manpower Services who have been working at the institute for more than 10 years — to leave stating that their work was shoddy.


Iconic Charminar suffers damage as portion of stucco falls off

The Charminar was built in 1591 by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah, the fifth ruler of the Qutb Shahi dynasty, also the founder of Hyderabad city.

Women helpers at Hyderabad school insert stones into 3-year-old's private parts

According to a complaint filed by the child's mother with Madhapur police on April 10, the women helpers inserted stones in her daughter's private parts, they said.

TRS to back Asaduddin Owaisi in Hyderabad Lok Sabha constituency

The move does not come as a surprise as the TRS or Telangana Rashtra Samiti and AIMIM, who describe each other as "friendly party", worked together in the Assembly elections.

CEO, 13 others of Hyderabad firm arrested for cheating 1 lakh job seekers of Rs 70 crore

The company used to tell applicants that they have tie-ups with over 1,000 companies from across the world for recruitment and had two websites where job seekers could upload their resumes.

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

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

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


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Hyderabad Cloudburst Kills 3

Three persons were killed as heavy rains lashed Hyderabad on Monday, inundating low-lying areas and throwing normal life out of gear.

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

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

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

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.