Warangal

  • 10 lakh new voters enrolled, says Andhra Pradesh CEO March 15, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: Ten lakh new voters have been enrolled for Lok Sabha and Assembly elections which will be held simultaneously in two phases in Andhra Pradesh, Chief Electoral Officer Bhanwar Lal said on Saturday. "The main objective of the EC is to conduct polls in a peaceful manner. Ten lakh new voters...
  • Hyderabad would not become Union Territory: Jaipal Reddy November 9, 2013

    Union Minister for Science and Technology S Jaipal Reddy, on Saturday, asserted that Hyderabad would not become a Union Territory following the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh while Congress leaders from Telangana too said that there would not be any compromise on the city. "Some forces in Seemaandhra are desperately trying to...
  • AP: Family kills girl for falling in love with a boy with same surname September 23, 2013

    Hyderabad: A 17-year-old girl was killed in Warangal district of Andhra Pradesh on Saturday night by her family, who opposed her falling in love with a boy, who the family claimed was her cousin. The family cited reasons that both of them shared the same surname and are hence brother-sister...
  • Telangana may witness spurt in Naxalism: Home Ministry July 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Economically backward Telangana region could witness growing activities of Maoists in coming months as the rebels may take advantage of the process of creation of the new state which may take close to six months. Home Ministry officials said Telangana, being the home of most of the top CPI(Maoists)...
  • AP: 88 per cent voting in second phase of panchayat elections July 27, 2013

    Hyderabad: The ruling Congress recovered a bit in the second phase of elections to gram panchayats in Andhra Pradesh by securing a lead in 10 districts while main opposition Telugu Desam continued its good run emerging on top in nine districts as per the trends available this evening. Trouble, however,...
  • AP: Ventilator shortage kills another newborn August 10, 2012

    Warangal/Hyderabad: Another infant died at the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial (MGM) Hospital in Warangal on Thursday owing to a shortage of ventilators. A five-month baby, Manasa, had died at the hospital due to the same problem three days ago. Thursday’s victim was a four-day baby, a girl, born to G Ravinder...
  • AP: Girl reunited with family after 8 years August 2, 2012

    Hyderabad: A girl from a remote village in Warangal who went missing eight years ago was traced in Gujarat and was reunited with her family by the Women Protection Cell. The girl, G Venkata Lakshmi, hails from Lamaram village in Kothaguda in Warangal district. According to an official release, Lakshmi...
  • Warangal: Teen raped by CRPF personnel November 8, 2011

    New Delhi: A mentally challenged teenager gave birth to a premature baby after allegedly being raped by a CRPF personnel. The baby died on November 6, a day after being born. The girl was staying in a hostel for the mentally challenged which is located next to a CRPF camp...
  • This week's CJ Videos and Pictures October 22, 2011

    CJ Samar Gupta’s mobile video report from Alwar, Rajasthan and many more pictures you shared on www.ibncj.com ...
  • Efforts on to rescue boy from borewell in AP January 18, 2010

    Warangal: Rescue operations intensified on Monday morning to save the two-year-old boy, who fell into an open borewell at a hamlet in Warangal district. Efforts to pull out Mahesh, stuck in the 30-ft-deep borewell, had hit a roadblock on Sunday when the rescue team faced difficulties in digging a parallel...
  • No standing in queues, career counselling goes online June 17, 2009

    Warangal: Varun Sarna is a biotechnology student at one of the National Institutes of Technology. But three years after taking up the course, Varun feels he made the wrong choice and blames poor admission counselling for it. “There was just so much pressure during our times. No clarity, no...
  • AP student commits suicide, family alleges ragging June 9, 2009

    Warangal: The body of a 23-year-old engineering student, Devender Kumar was found near the railway tracks in Warangal district of Andhra Pradesh. The deceased student had previously complained of being ragged, his family says. The parents are inconsolable as Kumar allegedly threw himself in the path of an oncoming train and...
  • Ragging death? Student found dead near railway track June 9, 2009

    Warangal: In another suspected case of ragging, the body of a 23-year-old engineering student was found lying near railway tracks in Warangal district of Andhra Pradesh. The victim, Dande Devender Kumar was a second year student of Vasavi Engineering college. Police have registered a case of unnatural death. Devender's family says...
  • Acid attack victim dies after prolonged complications December 31, 2008

    Warangal: The victim of a vicious acid attack earlier this month has died in the hospital on Wednesday morning. Swapnika, who had been admitted at a Hyderabad hospital succumbed to her injuries. She developed complications before suffering a cardiac arrest. Her body has been taken to Warangal for a post mortem. On December...
  • 3 acid attack suspects killed in police encounter in AP December 14, 2008

    Hyderabad: Three men were killed in a police encounter in Warangal, Andhra Pardesh early on Saturday. They were the suspects in a case of acid attack on two local college girls. However, questions are being raised about why the men were not arrested. Meanwhile, the police say, they had to fire in...
  • Andhra cops gun down three men held in acid attack case December 13, 2008

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Police have gunned down three people in Warangal claiming the trio attacked the police in an attempt to escape. The three people - Sanjay, Harikrishna and Srinavasa Rao - were arrested in connection with an acid attack on two college students. All the three were gunned down at around...
  • AP: 32 dead in Warangal train fire | Images August 2, 2008

    Hyderabad: Disaster struck the passengers of the Gautami Express on Thursday night as they slept. The train was near the Kesamudram station in Warangal, on the Kakinada-Secunderabad route in Andhra Pradesh when at 01:35 hrs IST, the accident happened and the train caught fire. Five bogies of the train were completely...
  • Village plays judge, beats up and strips woman January 12, 2008

    New Delhi: A woman was beaten and stripped in a village in Andhra Pradesh on Friday after being accused of murdering her husband. A mob in Jalli village in Warangal district accused the woman, Aaliya, of killing her husband because she had an affair with another man. They also accused her...
  • No takers for free lunches in Warangal govt school November 21, 2007

    Hyderabad: Students of the Upper Primary School in the Uppare Gudum village of Warangal sit in the same classroom but when it comes to food, they don’t share it. The government-run school provides these students mid-day meals, but many of them don't take it because it is cooked by people...