HYDERABAD

  • Obama starts his address to media in Hindi; says 'Namaste! Pyar bhara namaskar' Yesterday

    New Delhi: United States President Barack Obama on Sunday evening started his address at the joint statement meet in Hindi. "Namaste! Pyar bhara namaskar," said the US President who is on a three-day visit to India. The US President also extended his gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for hosting a...
  • Kashmir's 'Nadru ke Goolar', Bengal's 'Mahi Sarson' for Obama lunch Yesterday

    New Delhi: A mix of vegetarian and non-veg delicacies, from Jammu and Kashmir's 'Nadru Ke Goolar' to West Bengal's 'Mahi Sarson' on Sunday were served at the lunch hosted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in honour of visiting US President Barack Obama. There were two separate menus at the lunch which...
  • Hyderabad Police rescues 200 child labourers, arrests local wrestler 2 days ago

    Hyderabad: Hyderabad Police on Saturday rescued 200 child labourers in an early morning raid. The children are reportedly from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar and had been brought to Hyderabad to work as labourers in small scale units making bangles and slippers. They were reportedly under the custody of a local...
  • Popular Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana dies at 63 3 days ago

    Hyderabad: Veteran Telugu comedian M.S. Narayana breathed his last Friday at a private hospital here due to kidney-related ailments. He was 63. Narayana was undergoing treatment at Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS). "We've lost another great actor. He showed signs of improvement yesterday (Thursday) but doctors said he was critical," producer...
  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 7, Group C wrap: Jaggi's double ton powers Jharkhand to 556/9 3 days ago

    Ranchi: Ishank Jaggi smashed an unbeaten double hundred as Jharkhand pummelled Hyderabad's bowling to declare at 556 for nine before reducing the visiting side to 55 for one on the second day. Overnight 295 for four, the home team rode Jaggi's 342-ball 201 to post the mammoth score, in which Kaushal...
  • Look of the day: Jacqueline Fernandez steals the show as she walks the ramp with Manish Malhotra wearing his creation 6 days ago

    At his first show of the year 2015, Manish Malhotra had Jacqueline Fernandez walk the ramp as his show stopper. The show which took place in Hyderabad, saw a great bridal wear collection by the designer who is know for his lenghas and his work in Bollywood. Jacqueline Fernandez, the...
  • 25 new cases of swine flu reported in Hyderabad 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: 25 new cases of swine flu have been reported in Hyderabad on Tuesday. The total number of cases reported from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh till now is 173 in January with 7 dead. Swine flu continues to spread its wings across the country with fresh cases being reported daily....
  • Hyderabad: Police launch 'Operation Smile' to reunite runaway or kidnapped children, parent 1 week ago

    The Hyderabad police have launched a month-long campaign called 'Operation Smile' to help reunite runaway or kidnapped children with their parents. In its first week the team rescued 31 children out of which 12 have been reunited with their families. ...
  • Uber Cab rape survivor hires New York-based lawyer to sue the company in US January 17, 2015

    New Delhi/Hyderabad: The Uber Cab rape survivor on Friday hired a New York-based lawyer to sue the company in the United States as it continues to provide its services in Hyderabad despite being banned. Attorney Douglas H Wigdor confirmed that he has been retained by the woman. "Having met extensively with...
  • Hyderabad Police arrests engineer over suspected links with Islamic State January 17, 2015

    Hyderabad: Hyderabad Police on Saturday arrested a 22-year-old engineer over suspected links with the Islamic State. The engineer was arrested while attempting to fly to Dubai on Thursday. Police said Salman Moinuddin is a resident of Hyderabad's Asif Nagar and was planning to join his partner, a UK-national, and travel to...
  • Dia Mirza, Sahil Sangha on first visit to Hyderabad post-wedding January 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress-producer Dia Mirza is currently in her childhood home in Hyderabad with her husband Sahil Sangha. This is her first visit to the city since her wedding. The actress tied the knot with Sangha in October last year. "I am in Hyderabad for a few days visiting family and friends....
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: Hyderabad clinch easy win over Tripura January 8, 2015

    Agartala: Hyderabad romped home to a facile nine-wicket triumph over Tripura after the home team's batting collapsed on Thursday and left the visitors with a meagre 45-run target in their Ranji Trophy Group C cricket match here. Overnight 240 for four, Tripura collapsed to 351, leaving Hyderabad with a target of...
  • Caught on camera: Firefighters drink, celebrate New Year on duty in Hyderabad January 3, 2015

    Hyderabad: A shocking act caught on camera in which a group of firefighters in Hyderabad were caught drinking and celebrating while on duty. In the video, the firefighters are seen celebrating at the fire station on the night of New Year's eve. However, all the four firefighters have been suspended. They...
  • Telangana CM vows to make Hyderabad global city, praises Nizam January 2, 2015

    Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Thursday assured that the government would take all possible steps to make Hyderabad a global city free from congestion and traffic gridlocks. He was inaugurating the 75th All India Industrial Exhibition and platinum jubilee celebrations of the...
  • Swine flu deaths in India: fatalities caused by ignorance? January 1, 2015

    After two more deaths in Hyderabad that is raising concerns of an epidemic the question arises are swine flu deaths in India: fatalities caused by ignorance? ...
  • Telangana: Cybercrime cases in Cyberabad rose sharply during 2014 December 30, 2014

    Hyderabad: Cybercrime cases rose sharply under Cyberabad Police Commissionerate limits here during 2014 as compared to last year. A total of 256 cyber crime cases were reported this year as against 109 recorded in 2013, Cyberabad Police Commissioner CV Anand said at a press meet on Tuesday. Out of the...
  • Bengaluru blast: Are SIMI suspects behind the terror? December 29, 2014

    After the low intensity blast in Bengaluru, the Home Ministry says it was a terror attack but has no information on who is behind it. However, according to the sources, there are clear similarities with the Pune and Roorkee blast which was carried out by the 5 absconding terrorists of...
  • Bengaluru blast: How safe are our metros? December 29, 2014

    After the low intensity blast in Bengaluru, a high alert has been sounded in the national capital. The intelligence agencies have asked the Delhi police to beef up security in busiest streets and adjoining areas. ...
  • Conversions should be banned, but not Ghar Wapsi, says Praveen Togadia December 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: VHP's national general secretary Praveen Togadia on Monday demanded "a strong legislation" to stop conversions, but defended 'Ghar Wapsi' program. Speaking about the outcome of meeting of central board of trustees and management committee of VHP, Togadia said, "We are against conversions. If someone is accepting another way of...
  • Hyderabad police on alert following Bengaluru blast December 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: Security has been stepped up in Hyderabad following a bomb blast in Bengaluru in which a woman was killed and three others got injured. "Following the last night's incident in Bengaluru, we have alerted everybody. We are vigilant. We are ensuring that checking and...
  • Hyderabad's 'kissing baba' arrested, referred to mental hospital December 26, 2014

    Hyderabad: A fake godman who hugs and kisses devotees to "remove" their affliction and "solve" financial and domestic problems was arrested by Proddatur Police on Thursday. The bogus godman, popularly known as "kissing baba", has been "treating" people suffering from ill health with his hugs and kisses for the last...
  • Watch: News that made headlines in Hyderabad today December 26, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Sakshi Khanna gives us the news that made headlines in Hyderabad today. Fraudsters pull out new tricks to con credit card holders and there has been an alarming rise in the fluoride content in the city's ground water. ...
  • Hyderabad: Man arrested for mailing obscene pics morphed on boss' wife December 24, 2014

    Hyderabad: A 49-year-old man was on Wednesday arrested on charges of sending e-mails containing morphed obscene photos and derogatory remarks about the wife of his former boss, police said. The accused, Senapathi Sridhar who is currently unemployed, was apprehended by Cyber Crime Police Station of Cyberabad Commissionerate from his residence...
  • Ranji Trophy: Ton-up Sachin Baby loves playing in crunch situations December 23, 2014

    The current state of any side is actually a true replica of their domestic cricket and gone are the days where people used to turn up in domestic matches just to go through the motions. Players like Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman are the products of a lifelong system in...
  • Ranji Trophy Group C, Round 3: Sachin hits double ton as Kerala take big lead December 23, 2014

    Wayanad: Skipper Sachin Baby led from the front with an unbeaten double century as Kerala took a big first-innings lead of 177 runs in their Group C Ranji Trophy match against Hyderabad on Tuesday. Replying to Hyderabad's 270 all out, Kerala rode on Baby's monumental 200, which came off 361 balls,...
  • Hyderabad: 63-year-old receptionist allegedly rapes minor girl December 22, 2014

    Hyderabad: A minor girl was on Monday allegedly raped by a 63-year-old man, working as a receptionist at her residential educational institute in SR Nagar in Hyderabad, police said. The accused, identified as Hargopal, was later arrested. The incident took place when the 11-year-old girl was going from one block of...
  • Swine flu kills 8 in Andhra, Telangana; bird flu alert in Chandigarh December 22, 2014

    Hyderabad/Chandigarh: The deadly Swine flu has struck once again, three people in Telangana and five people in Andhra Pradesh have succumbed to the deadly virus. In Punjab, birds have been tested positive for Avian flu at the Sukhna lake and reports of over 300 crows dying under mysterious circumstances are...
  • Ranji Trophy Group C, Round 2: Seven-wicket win for Andhra against Kerala December 17, 2014

    Andhra cantered to a seven-wicket victory over Kerala in their Ranji Trophy Group C cricket match on Wednesday. The hosts, after giving away a handy first-innings lead to Kerala, reached the target with ease scoring 221 for three in 51.2 overs. Brief scores: Kerala: 229 and 129 in 78.1 overs (K B Pawan...
  • Hyderabad: School students join peace march in solidarity with Pak terror attack victims December 17, 2014

    The brutal killing of innocent children in Pakistan is being condemned all over the country. In Hyderabad, school children carried out a peace march to show their solidarity with Pakistan against the barbaric act. ...
  • Ranji Trophy Group C, Round 2: Agarwal, Vihari centuries put Hyderabad in command on Day 1 December 14, 2014

    Hyderabad: Unbeaten centuries from Tanmay Agarwal and Hanuma Vihari helped Hyderabad end the opening day on 290 for one against Goa in the Group C Ranji Trophy match on Sunday. Put into bat at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium at Uppal in the four-day encounter, the D Ravi Teja-led Hyderabad lost...