HYDERABAD

  • Cyclone death toll 43 in Andhra Pradesh; CM Naidu leaves for Hyderabad 2 days ago

    Hyderabad/Visakhapatnam: The death toll on account of the cyclone 'Hudhud' stood at 43 in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday, with Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu assuring that power supply would be back in the affected coastal districts by October 25. The number of those killed in rain-related incidents due to the...
  • Watch: 10-year-old Sadiq, suffering from cancer, turns Hyderabad Police chief for a day 6 days ago

    Ten-year-old Sadiq, suffering from cancer got his wish fulfilled. He turned the Hyderabad Police Commissioner, thanks to the Make A Wish Foundation and the Hyderabad Police. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 6 days ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • Terminally ill boy becomes Hyderabad police chief for a day 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: Ten-year-old Sadiq wanted to be police commissioner for a day and his wish was fulfilled by the Hyderabad Police Commissioner Mahender Reddy on Wednesday. Clad in khaki uniform with a cap, the terminally ill boy occupied the chair of the police commissioner while Mahender Reddy and other officers saluted him. The...
  • Hyderabad: 11-year-old boy set ablaze by army men dies October 10, 2014

    An 11-year-old boy, who was set ablaze by unidentified military men, died at a hospital here Thursday, police said. Sheikh Mustafauddin, who was found with critical burn injuries at garrison area in Mehdipatnam in the heart of the city Wednesday, died at DRDO Apollo Hospital. The body was shifted to government-run Osmania...
  • Airtel rolls out 'public Wi-Fi' service in Hyderabad October 10, 2014

    Hyderabad: Bharti Airtel on Friday rolled out "public Wi-Fi" facility at select locations in Information Technology hub of Hitec City here as a first step towards Telangana government's goal of making Hyderabad a Wi-Fi enabled city. Under the facility launched on pilot basis, users of smartphone, tablets and other Wi-Fi-enabled devices...
  • Hyderabad: 11-year-old boy succumbs to burn injuries after being doused with kerosene October 9, 2014

    Hyderabad: An 11 year old boy, who was set on fire by in Hyderabad's Mehdipatnam Garrison, succumbed to his injuries on Thursday. The Army has also issued a statement saying that allegations of involvement of soldiers are completely baseless. "The boy was found burnt after being doused with kerosene in...
  • Hyderabad: Doused with kerosene and set on fire, 11-year-old boy battles for life October 8, 2014

    Hyderabad: An eleven-year-old boy was battling for life after he was apparently set on fire in the high security military area in Mehdipatnam on Wednesday, police said. "The boy was found burnt after being doused with kerosene in the military area. He suffered 90 per cent burn injuries in the...
  • Hyderabad: Minor boy kidnapped and murdered October 5, 2014

    Hyderabad: A 10-year-old boy, who had gone missing last month, was allegedly murdered by his two abductors in Chandrayangutta, police said. Y Karunakar, a student of standard IV, had been kidnapped by Mallikarjun and Mohan Naik on September 22 and was allegedly murdered by them the next day, they said....
  • Telangana: Three workers of oil mill die after inhaling poisonous gas October 5, 2014

    Hyderabad: Three workers died on Saturday after inhaling poisonous gas at an oil mill in Gaganpahad area, police said. The workers, who had entered the cooling unit of the mill to clean up the oil sludge, fell unconscious after inhaling the gas accumulated inside, RGI Airport Police Station's Inspector T...
  • Telangana CM urges PM to implement 33% reservation for women October 1, 2014

    Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday to implement 33 per cent reservation for women in Parliament as well as state legislatures. In a letter written to the Prime Minister, Rao also sought 33 per cent reservation for Other Backward Classes (OBC) both...
  • AirAsia restarts Hyderabad-Kuala Lumpur route September 29, 2014

    Mumbai: No-frills carrier AirAsia on Monday announced resumption of its flight services to Hyderabad from Kuala Lumpur and also offered a promotional all-inclusive fare of Rs 2,099 for a one-way journey. The airline had discontinued the route in 2011. "The recommencement of Hyderabad-Kuala Lumpur route will enable many guests to...
  • Hyderabad residents rate PM Modi's Madison Square speech September 29, 2014

    Hyderabad residents give their ratings to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address at Madison Square in New York. ...
  • Hyderabad, watch out! Traffic policemen will now have wearable cameras, iPads, tablets September 26, 2014

    Hyderabad: If you are one of those who refrains from paying challans or tries to bribe a traffic policeman, then watch out. As part of new-age policing in Hyderabad, traffic police will be geared up with special body wearable cameras. These cameras record the conversation and visuals between a traffic...
  • Hyderabad boys set example September 21, 2014

    Three boys from Hyderabad set an example by informing the police about an ATM's cash door which was left open due to some technical snag. ...
  • Walmart to extend online wholesale platform reach from October 1 September 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Walmart India on Saturday said it will extend online wholesale platform to its members in Guntur and Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh from October 1. The USretail giant at present operates B2B ecommerce platform in two citiesHyderabad and Lucknow in the country. "Starting October 1, members of Best Price wholesale stores...
  • A few good men: 3 boys in Hyderabad find ATM door opened with Rs 25 lakh cash, inform police September 20, 2014

    Hyderabad: In a strange incident in Hyderabad, the cash door of a State Bank of Hyderabad ATM was found open due to technical problem. The incident was reported by three boys staying in nearby hostel on Friday night. The boys had gone to withdraw money from the ATM in SR...
  • Hyderabad: Woman arrested for trying to sell 15dayold daughter September 20, 2014

    Hyderabad: Three women and a man were arrested for allegedly trying to sell a newborn baby girl in Bansilalpet area in Hyderabad, police said. The 15dayold baby girl was rescued and handed over to the Child Welfare Department. According to Gandhi Nagar police, Venkatlakshmi, the girl's mother, was in need of money,...
  • Hyderabad: Minor girl forced into prostitution by mother, sister September 18, 2014

    Hyderabad: A 15yearold girl was allegedly forced into prostitution by her mother, sister and brotherinlaw for money, police said on Thursday. The minor girl, who managed to escape from her house in Yakatpura of Old City on Wednesday, approached the police and lodged a complaint with the help of NGO...
  • Telangana: BJP criticises TRS government over 'Hyderabad Liberation Day' issue September 18, 2014

    Hyderabad: The BJP on Thursday hit out at the TRS government in Telangana for not officially celebrating the 'Hyderabad Liberation Day' and preventing it from organising the event inside Golconda Fort. Police on Wednesday took BJP leaders and activists into preventive custody when they attempted to go to the historic Golconda...
  • BJP criticises TRS government on 'Hyderabad Liberation Day' September 18, 2014

    Hyderabad: The BJP on Thursday hit out at the TRS government in Telangana for not officially celebrating the 'Hyderabad Liberation Day' and preventing it from organising the event inside Golconda Fort here. Police on Wednesday took BJP leaders and activists into preventive custody when they attempted to go to the historic...
  • India signs 15 agreements with China, strengthens ties September 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday signed a series of documents with India at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi, strengthening ties between the two countries. This is Xi's first visit to India as head of the state. Among the 15 MoUs signed between India and China is the...
  • Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Badal visits Chennai, Hyderabad to attract investors September 17, 2014

    Chandigarh: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal will be on a twoday visit to Chennai and Hyderabad from Thursday to meet leading industrialists with an intention to attract investments in the state. During the meeting with industry leaders, Badal will showcase investment opportunities in Punjab along with highlighting state as...
  • Sharjah tourism to conduct road shows in 5 Indian cities September 14, 2014

    Dubai: Seeking to attract Indian tourists to some of its exotic locations, Sharjah will organise tourism road shows across five cities, including New Delhi and Mumbai, from Monday. Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority will conduct road shows in Mumbai, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai and Bangalore as part of its efforts...
  • Telangana education department orders schools to give free education to journalists' children under RTE September 12, 2014

    Hyderabad: Facing criticism from journalists for threatening the media and not helping in uplifting unofficial ban on two Telugu news channels, the Telangana government has come up with an order that has given relief to many journalists. The district education officer in the state capital Hyderabad has directed private recognized...
  • Women Farmers' Day to attract 1,000 attendees from 10 states September 11, 2014

    Hyderabad: About 1,000 women farmers from ten states, including Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, are expected to attend the Women Farmers Day to be hosted by the International Crops Research Institute for SemiArid Tropics (ICRISAT) on Friday. "About 30 women would be given golden awards and another 30 women silver awards as...
  • Telangana government completes 100 days in office September 9, 2014

    Hyderabad: An urge to break from the past, treading a new path and seeking to leave a Telangana stamp on different issues mark the tenure of the TRS government which completed 100 days in office on Tuesday. Having successfully led the agitation for formation of Telangana State, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar...
  • Hyderabad: Cyient to make 3,500 engineering students jobready September 9, 2014

    Hyderabad: The CSR arm of Hyderabadbased engineering services company Cyient Ltd on Tuesday announced the launch of two programmes related to skill development and digital literacy. Through the programmes, Cyient Foundation aims at skill development to make engineering graduates employable, and empower neighbourhood communities to participate actively in Digital India. It...
  • Caught on camera: Tempo carrying Ganesha idol, devotees overturns in Hyderabad September 8, 2014

    Festivities took a turn for the worse in Hyderabad on Monday when a tempo carrying a Ganesha idol and devotees turned turtle. The tempo was reportedly travelling at a high speed and was over loaded. The tempo had people on board and some of the children on it suffered minor...
  • Ganesha Visarjan: Hyderabad revels in festive spirit September 8, 2014

    As the 10day long Ganesh Chaturthi comes to an end today, Hyderabad residents prepare to bid farewell to the country's largest Ganesha idol. ...