HYDERABAD

  • 56 fresh swine flu cases detected in Telangana 5 days ago

    Hyderabad: As many as 56 new cases of swine flu have been reported in Telangana, where the H1N1 virus has claimed 51 lives so far this year. From January 1 till Sunday, 4,040 samples were tested, out of which 1,316 were found positive for swine flu. The number of deaths due...
  • 'If I were FM, I would allocate more budget for sports' 1 week ago

    Karishma Asoodani, a second year student of mass communication in St Fransis college in Hyderabad, wants steps to be taken to improve sports facilities. She feels that schools and colleges do not have amenities and facilities to encourage students in sports. Karishma says, "I would allocate more budget in education,...
  • Swine flu outbreak in Hyderabad, 30 suspected cases reported on Tuesday February 18, 2015

    Widening the swine flu scare, 3 new cases of the disease have been reported from Hyderabad on Tuesday. The government is hoping that the cases will go down in summer. ...
  • Swine flu scare: As death toll constantly rises, chemists report shortage of medicines February 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Chemists are reporting a shortage of swine flu medication at a time when 39 people have died in the country over the last 24 hours and 624 people have lost their lives due to the deadly H1N1 virus in less than two months. However, the government is claiming...
  • Campus calling: What does young India want from Budget 2015? February 16, 2015

    Ahead of Budget 2015, CNN-IBN's Kajori Sen visits Indian School of Business in Hyderabad and asks students, how this Modi Budget will impact a common man. ...
  • Watch: What ISB Hyderabad students demand from 2015-16 Budget February 16, 2015

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will table the 2015-16 Budget on February 28, Saturday. Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, students demand focus on health care. Another student demands clarity on Goods and Service Tax even if it is not implemented immediately so that MNCs that are waiting and watching to invest...
  • Telangana: Death toll rises to 45 after 3 more die of Swine Flu February 13, 2015

    Hyderabad: Swine flu continues to claim lives in Telangana with three more people succumbing at a hospital on Friday. With this the toll due to swine flu rose to 45 since January 1, officials said. According to a bulletin by the health department on Friday, 89 samples were tested for H1N1 virus...
  • About fifty child labourers rescued in Hyderabad February 12, 2015

    Hyderabad: Continuing their special drive, the city police rescued around 50 child labourers, most of them hailing from West Bengal, who were being forced to work in hazardous industries here. "So far, about 50 children have been rescued and our special drive continues. Five persons who had employed them were...
  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 9, Group C, Day 4: Hanuma Vihari's double ton highlight in Hyderabad-HP drawn affair February 9, 2015

    Hyderabad: Skipper Hanuma Vihari struck a career-best 263 to give Hyderabad the all-important first innings lead in their Group C Ranji Trophy cricket match against Himachal Pradesh that ended in a tame draw, here on Monday. Replying to Himachal's 511, Hyderabad rode on Vihari double ton to finish on 524 for...
  • Hyderabad Cricket Association set to rope in Wasim Akram as bowling consultant February 8, 2015

    Hyderabad: Seeking to strengthen its bowling department, the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) is set to rope in former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram as a consultant coach. The HCA has held preliminary talks with Akram on the proposal and he has agreed "in principle" to take up the assignment, according to HCA...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2014-15, Round 9, Day 2 February 7, 2015

    (For Live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) oung Turks Siddesh Lad and Nikhil Patil rescued Mumbai with counter-attacking, unbeaten half centuries and placed the hosts at a comfortable 342 for 5 at stumps on day 1 of the four-day Ranji Trophy Group A cricket match against defending...
  • Activist Sunitha Krishnan's car attacked after she shamed rapists by posting their videos online February 6, 2015

    Hyderabad: Hours after she shamed rapists by posting their video online, activist Sunitha Krishnan's car was attacked by unidentified men in Hyderabad on Thursday. The men attacked her car with stones and broke its rear window. "Yesterday I started a campaign against these rapists requesting all the people to trace...
  • Ranji Trophy 2014 15: Round 9, Day 1 February 6, 2015

    (For Live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Preview: A battle royal is on the cards when under pressure Mumbai, gunning for an outright victory to seal a quarter final berths, clash with high-flying defending champions Karnataka in a Ranji Trophy Group A match commencing at the Wankhede...
  • Ranji Trophy: Himachal Pradesh eye win against Hyderabad February 5, 2015

    "Garmi badh gayee hai kya (Has it gotten hotter)", Bipul Sharma, the Himachal Pradesh captain, asked the ground staff after having a look at the pitch at the Gymkhana ground in Hyderabad following a light warm-up session on Thursday (February 5). The question seemed to puzzle the curator, who was sweating...
  • BCCI clears Pragyan Ojha's action, says 'traumatic days are over' February 5, 2015

    New Delhi: The BCCI has cleared suspended left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha's action and he is now eligible to play in Hyderabad's next Ranji Trophy encounter against Himachal Pradesh starting in Hyderabad on Friday. "Yes, I got the clearance from the BCCI this afternoon. I have received a mail stating that my...
  • 'If I were FM, will check the rising prices of daily need items' February 3, 2015

    Preparations are underway to present the annual budget in Parliament in February. Hyderabad based business woman Sandhya says, "It is a tough task managing the kitchen in view of the inflating prices of vegetables and basic food items. Over last few years price rise has increased expenditures resulting in no...
  • Woman drops plan to join ISIS; returns to Hyderabad from Turkey January 31, 2015

    Hyderabad: Wanting to join the terror group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), a 19-year-old woman from the city who was residing in Qatar had flown to Turkey from there, but changed her mind and came to her parents, police said on Saturday. The incident took place around two...
  • Obama starts his address to media in Hindi; says 'Namaste! Pyar bhara namaskar' January 25, 2015

    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 January 25, 2015

    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 January 24, 2015

    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 January 23, 2015

    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 January 22, 2015

    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 January 20, 2015

    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 January 20, 2015

    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 January 19, 2015

    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...