WELCOME RELIEF:Unexpected showers on Sunday brought relief to the city, experiencing hot weather for the last few days.— Photo: K. Ramesh Babu
WELCOME RELIEF:Unexpected showers on Sunday brought relief to the city, experiencing hot weather for the last few days.— Photo: K. Ramesh Babu

Sharp showers in Hyderabad

Citizens were in for a surprise when there were sudden showers here on Sunday evening, with the Met department recording 9.2 mm rainfall. The weather throughout the day too was pleasant. However,... »
India Psychiatry Society (IPS) presidentDr. Vidyadhar Watve is of the view that psychiatry faces a lot of criticism. MEET

‘Anxiety, depression result of our lifestyle’

Handling lifestyle-related mental disorders among youth and elderly is a challenge for psychiatrist community: expert »

GHMC sketches big plans to ease city traffic

The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) which is drafting ambitious plans to unclog city roads for traffic with a series of multi-grade separators and skyways is in the process of finali... »
Students of IIIT and ISB at the Microsoft’s Azure Machine Learning hackathon on the IIT premises in the city on Sunday.– Photo: Nagara Gopal

The dawn of the intelligence revolution

About 160 students of IIIT and Indian School of Business take part in the24-hour hackathon organised by Microsoft India and IIIT »
Ask the Consul

Visa cannot be transferred to new passport

Q. I work as a scientist at the IICT, Hyderabad. I want to apply for a B2 visa to visit my sick aunt in the US. My aunt’s son will take care of my entire travel expenses. I am now 58 years... »
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Ahead of budget session, police top brass get cracking

With the budget session of the Telangana Assembly set to begin shortly, the police top brass have begun gathering intelligence about possible ‘Chalo Assembly’ programmes. Till last year, it was ag... »
HYDERABAD, March 2, 2015

APOA to conduct elections

Andhra Pradesh Olympic Association at its special general body meeting at Olympic Bhavan here unanimously passed a resolution on Sunday to have separate elections to the Telangana and the Andhra Pr... »
Tennis players Amineni Shivani and S. Rashmikaa are being mentored by former champions S. Vasudeva Reddy and S. Narendranath.
HYDERABAD, March 2, 2015

Going beyond the expected

It is an extension of their coaching stint far beyond the tennis court. Former Davis Cupper Vasudev Reddy and former national champion S. Narendranath, who run the NVK Tennis Academy, have joined h... »
HYDERABAD, March 2, 2015

Task Force raids gambling dens

The Commissioner’s Task Force (East) team on Sunday raided a flat at Malakpet and caught five persons for allegedly playing three cards. The police seized Rs. 50,020 in cash and playing cards from... »
HYDERABAD, March 2, 2015

New TPCC chief likely to be named today

A day after the Congress leadership decided to effect changes in the Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee by replacing the incumbent president Ponnala Lakshmaiah with working president N. Uttam Kum... »
HYDERABAD, March 1, 2015

Pawan Kalyan meets Chandrababu Naidu

Popular film actor and Jana Sena leader, Pawan Kalyan met Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and had a meeting with him for more than one-and-half hours at his residence in the Jub... »
HYDERABAD, March 1, 2015

Kick the butt, avoid eating out

Those long drives with your loved ones and the romantic dinners with your dearest will soon become dearer. You may have to cut down on celebrations, what with Budget 2015 proposing an increase in s... »
HYDERABAD, March 1, 2015

CREDAI disappointed with Budget

Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Associations of India (CREDAI) on Saturday said that the real estate sector had not received the desired position of importance in the Budget for the fiscal... »
HYDERABAD, March 1, 2015

‘Dhammapada Festival-2015’ begins

Spiritual chanting by Buddhist monks launched the celebration of ‘Dhammapada Festival-2015’ here on Saturday, which also marked the inauguration and consecration of ‘Mahabodhi Buddha Vihara’, a bra... »
HYDERABAD, March 1, 2015

Tolichowki, Kandikal Gate RoBs ready

The GHMC Commissioner and Special Officer, Somesh Kumar, said on Saturday that the Tolichowki flyover has been completed in all respects and would be opened for public shortly by the Chief Minister... »

SET key to be available on March 4

KCR assures Anganwadi staff of improved living standards

Anwar chose to fight death

‘Speak thine own tongue’

Budget dampens hopes of developing Vijayawada airport

Power from Chhattisgarh in six months: KCR

Speak thine own tongue, urges ESL

Web resource for info on child protection unveiled

Land regularisation: applications being finalised in city

CPI(M) general secretary Prakash Karat at the party’s first State level conference in Hyderabad on Sunday. - Photo: G. Ramakrishna
Hyderabad, March 2, 2015

Left can be a viable alternative in State: Karat

The historic Communist movement in Telangana should serve as an inspiration for building a strong Left and democratic unity. Efforts should be made for developing an alternative to meet the aspirat... »
Hyderabad, March 2, 2015

Towards preserving rare Arabic manuscripts

Dairatul Maarif, the ancient institute devoted for preservation of rare Arabic manuscripts, has got a new lease of life with the Ministry of Minority Affairs agreeing to sanction Rs. 13 crore.<... »
HYDERABAD, March 2, 2015

Businessman done to death

A businessman, Goverdhan Reddy (26), of Shamshabad, was murdered by unidentified persons on Saturday night. Reddy left his house around 10 p.m., saying he was going along with some friends. However... »
HYDERABAD, March 2, 2015

‘Hyderabad developing into a health hub’

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has stated that Hyderabad is fast developing into a health hub with a large number of super specialty hospitals providing health services at affordable... »
Hyderabad, March 2, 2015

Zip across planets on a DRDO vehicle

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is working on a hypersonic vehicle which can be used for inter-planetary transport. The futuristic vehicle could be used for journeying to M... »
Hyderabad, March 1, 2015

Top honchos hail budget as growth-oriented

The budget proposals, according to GVK Group founder-chairman and managing director G.V.K. Reddy, will help revive infrastructure investment.Describing it as a “growth-oriented budget”, he h... »
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley proposed the allocation of funds for the facelift of the Qutb Shahi tombs in the Union Budget.- Photo: G. Ramakrishna
Hyderabad, March 1, 2015

Centre identifies Qutb Shahi tombs for restoration

Qutb Shahi tombs, the final abode of the Qutb Shahi rulers at Golconda, figures in the list of eight heritage sites which the Government of India plans to restore. It is proposed to provide landsca... »
HYDERABAD, March 1, 2015

Going to the UK? Pass this visa test too

Visa applicants to United Kingdom will have to take a new test to demonstrate their English language skills from April 6 this year.The new test – International English Language Testing Syste... »
Hyderabad, March 1, 2015

Submission of GO 59 concludes

The Hyderabad district administration received a flurry of applications for penalised land regularisation on Saturday, the last day for submissions taking the total count to 942.Revenue»
The ambulance which brought the live heart from Begumpet airport to Yashoda Hospital in Secunderabad on Saturday. Photos: G. Ramakrishna
HYDERABAD, March 1, 2015

Heart transplant beats barriers of time, distance

At 1.13 p.m. on Saturday, the chartered flight from Bengaluru carrying the live donor heart landed at Begumpet airport. The alert traffic and security officials of Hyderabad made sure that the bust... »

‘Property Tax Parishkaram’ today

Union Budget evokes mixed response

Bills unpaid: APPSC, TPPSC go ‘powerless’

Vizag IT firms term budget disappointing

Farmers open to ‘Khet Heen Kisan’

Anwar chose to fight death

Marathis of city very much part of TS: Nayani

High Court pulls up GHMC

Havish and Nandita

Ram Leela: What were they thinking?

When one has to watch films as part of work on a regular basis, one knows not to expect a masterpiece each Friday. There are films that offer nothing new but entertain nevertheless; there are film... »
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RELIGION Sri Ramana Kendram Talk on the life and teachings of Sri Ramana Maharishi, Ramana Kendram, Batakammakunta, near Tilaknagar crossroads, Shivam Road, 9 a.m.»

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