OLD HYDERABAD

  • Communal clashes in old Hyderabad, 2 dead in police firing May 14, 2014

    Hyderabad: Two people have been killed and seven others injured when police opened fire to control a communal clash in the old city of Hyderabad on Wednesday. Clashes broke out between members of two communities in old Hyderabad on Wednesday afternoon. Police fired at the mob to control the situation. Two...
  • Old Hyderabad never sleeps for Eid shopping August 16, 2012

    Hyderabad: During Ramadan, shopping for Eid in the walled quarter of Hyderabad does not end with the night. In fact, it picks up at night with the centuriesold markets doing business roundtheclock. As such, with only a couple of days left for EidulFitr, marking the culmination of the Muslim holy...
  • Curfew relaxed in riothit old Hyderabad April 12, 2012

    Hyderabad: The situation remained peaceful in the riothit areas of old city of Hyderabad on Wednesday as police relaxed curfew for the first time in four days. No untoward incident was reported during the curfew relaxation for four hours in Madannapet and Saeedabad police station limits. After remaining indoors for...
  • Hyd clashes: Curfew to continue in old city April 10, 2012

    Hyderabad: Curfew in communally sensitive areas of Saidabad and Madannapet in the old city of Hyderabad continued for the third consecutive day on Tuesday, even as police indicated that prohibitory orders may be relaxed from Wednesday, if the situation remains peaceful. No untoward incidents were reported from troublehit areas and the...
  • H'bad clashes: Situation peaceful a day after April 9, 2012

    Hyderabad: The situation in troublehit parts of the old city in Hyderabad, remained peaceful on Monday even as indefinite curfew continued for the second day in the communally sensitive Madannapet and Saidabad areas. "The situation is totally peaceful and there have been no reports of any untoward incident from any part...