A well planned Hyderabad City is what the HMDA hopes to build the metro into in days to come. Photo: P.V. Sivakumar
The Hindu A well planned Hyderabad City is what the HMDA hopes to build the metro into in days to come. Photo: P.V. Sivakumar

Headless HMDA adrift in unknown waters

Cash-strapped and without a full-time chief, the planning body is also clueless on how the new govt. views its projects – both current and proposed. Piling on the woes of the cash-strapped planning bo... »
Aedes Albopictus mosquito which transmits the Chikungunya virus. French autorities announced on September 26, 2010 a second case of the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus on its mainland, in the French southeastern city of Frejus.

Have dengue deaths breached official figures?

The Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus) is the primary vector that causes dengue in Hyderabad and Ranga Reddy districts. Senior doctors believe the number of fatalities in the city may be more tha... »
Crime Briefs

Teacher arrested for sexually harassing student

A teacher at a private school, who allegedly misbehaved with a class IX student, was taken into custody by the Meerpet police on Monday. The teacher, Srinivas Rao, harassed the student sexua... »

Telugu film industry downs shutters, as employees declare week-long bandh

Operations in Telugu film industry came to a grinding halt on Monday as an estimated 10,000 employees involved in the 24 crafts of the industry, declared a week-long bandh seeking better pay and wo... »

Open House held on Police Commemoration Day

An open house programme was organised for students to mark Police Commemoration Day at Parade Grounds on Monday. It was inaugurated by Hyderabad Police Commissioner M. Mahendar Reddy on Monday. »
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HYDERABAD, October 21, 2014

TS plans to reduce BPL cards by weeding out ineligibles

The government of Telangana is planning to reduce the number of ration cards issued to households below poverty line by about 25 per cent by implementing the guidelines for issuance of new cards t... »
HYDERABAD, October 21, 2014

Telangana Board of Intermediate Education formally constituted

The Telangana government on Monday issued the order constituting its own Board of Intermediate Education with retrospective effect from the date of formation of the new State on June 2. The... »
HYDERABAD, October 20, 2014

TS constitues of Intermediate Board

The Telangana government on Monday issued the order constituing its own Board of Intermediate Education with retrospective effect from the date of formation of the new State on June 2. Th... »
HYDERABAD, October 20, 2014

Cyberabad police prepare job charts for patrolling teams

In a move aimed at making its patrolling system more efficient and bringing down response time the Cyberabad police have prepared job charts for its patrolling teams. Readies The new job ch... »
HYDERABAD, October 20, 2014

Basavatarakam Hospital plans cancer screening camps

The Basavatarakam Indo-American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute (BIACH&RI) has decided to take up “Cancer Free Telangana” programme and has sought the State Government support for it. »
Telangana Minister for Environment and Forests Jogu Ramanna. Photo: P.V. Sivakumar
October 20, 2014

‘Harita Haaram’ in Telangana

Forest Minister Jogu Ramanna on Sunday said that the department would implement schemes with the objective of achieving 33% forest cover. This is part of ‘Harita Haaram’ being envisaged by the Tela... »
National tennis champions J. Vishnuvardhan, Suresh Krishna, Saketh Myneni, coach C. V. Nagaraj and P. C. Vignesh at a training session in Hyderabad.. Photo: V.V. Subrahmanyam
HYDERABAD, October 19, 2014

In search of recognition

He keeps churning out success stories in Indian men’s tennis with ease. Far away from the madding crowds, the 53-year-old Canjeevaran Venaktrao Nagaraj has been diligently training an... »
HYDERABAD , October 18, 2014

Tribal advisory council okays Pranahita-Chevella project

The maiden meeting of the Telangana State Tribes Advisory Council under the chairmanship of Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has approved the Pranahita - Chevella irrigation project to be taken... »
NALGONDA, October 18, 2014

Former SIMI president killed in Nalgonda road accident

Banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) former president Salauddin Ahmed (45) died in a road accident at Peddakaparthi village under Chityal Police station limits on NH-65 in Nalgonda on S... »
Hawker Kawde Sukhdev preparing 'bhel' before embarking on a train. Photo: S. Harpal Singh
ADILABAD, October 18, 2014

What train fares are cheap, tasty and found in Adilabad?

Though they peddle eatables like a thousand others of their ilk, Kawde Sukhdev and Md. Aleem are different. Hawkers on trains, they are constantly on the move, travelling at least 200 km every day... »

Gadgil was not reprimanded: L&T

Vaccination key to combating influenza

Bank employees stage dharna

KCR seeks Centre’s nod for TS tableau

GHMC to fully spruce up library

Four chain-snatching incidents in an hour jolt city police

Forest personnel recruitment, weapons acquisition hanging fire

A larger-than-life inspiration

HYDERABAD, October 21, 2014

B.Tech student arrested

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HYDERABAD, October 21, 2014

‘State hospitals need a boost’

Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday discussed measures to pull patients to government hospitals rather than their going to corporate and private hospitals. At a meeting to finalise... »
HYDERABAD, October 20, 2014

Telangana has fewer fire stations than A.P.

Out of the total 265 fire stations in the united Andhra Pradesh, only 93 of them are located in Telangana, while the rest 173 are in the now separated region. Post-bifurcation, the officials from t... »
Tourist boat cruises through the placid waters of the Krishna River in Guntur District. Photo: G. Ramakrishna
HYDERABAD, October 20, 2014

A holiday away from the concrete jungle!

A four and a half-hour trip by bus from Hyderabad and a six and a half-hour boat ride on the river Krishna, a night halt and a five-hour journey by the same bus back to the starting point.Fa... »
Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana Yathra Commemoration Day celebration at Charminar in Hyderabad on Sunday. Photo: G. Ramakrishna
HYDERABAD, October 20, 2014

Sadbhavana Yatra anniversary

Several Congress leaders on Sunday pledged to work in the service of the people. At a meeting held at Charminar to mark the anniversary of the Sadbhavana Yatra , a host of leaders spoke of the par... »
Family Members greeting a young Rubik professional Krishnam Raju Gadiraju after solving 2176 cubes with one hand in 24 hours at Imax Hyderabad on Sunday.
HYDERABAD, October 19, 2014

City youth ensures Guinness record

Guess how many Rubik’s cubes a person can solve within 24 hours? The answer to that would be a record-creating 2176 if K. Raju Gadiraju, is to be believed. The 25-year old, who began the arduous t... »
HYDERABAD, October 19, 2014

PID centre to come up in NIMS

A new centre for diagnosing Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases (PID), which affects nearly one in 1,200 people, would come up at the Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences within the next six months. »
HYDERABAD, October 18, 2014

KCR pays tributes to Anjaiah

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has promised to name a prominent educational institution and a park in Hyderabad after former Chief Minister T. Anjaiah whose 28th death anniversary w... »
HYDERABAD, October 18, 2014

Registered parcel goes missing

On May 28, I had despatched by registered parcel/post some books from J.J.Nagar post office, Secunderabad. It has been months since it was sent but till date it has neither reached the addressee i... »

Raspberry Pi – the dawn of a new electronic age?

Raspberry Pi is the new buzzword in robotics.A credit-card sized computer that functions from a single chip, you can plug in the device to your TV or keyboard to do something as simple as a... »

Breast cancer still a taboo

Engg. colleges thank KCR

Northern Discom continues to get raw deal

KCR in Yadagirigutta

HC dismisses petition of Nava Bharat projects

Now, you can enrol for Aadhaar from 4 a.m.

Sania keeps the racket aside, takes up the broom instead


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