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Stray crocodile found in mid-town Hyderabad, reported to the police

People living along the banks of the Musi river in Hyderabad were in for a surprise when they found a crocodile lolling in the grass.

3 hours ago

DSP rank officer shifted out of Chief Minister’s security team

A deputy superintendent of police (DSP) rank officer of the Intelligence Security Wing (ISW) which monitors the chief minister’s security was transferred on Saturday and asked to report to Director G

22 hours ago

Open defecation status of wards raises stink

About 35 to 40 wards, including posh ones like Banjara Hills, Nallakunta and Kondapur, still not declared ODF

26 Feb 2017

Twitter erupts in rage over Trump’s silence

Following US President Donald Trump’s silence on the Kansas shooting, Twitter has erupted in rage. Surprisingly, most of the Tweets on Trump’s silence over the issue were by non-Indians. 

26 Feb 2017

Panic calls from Karimnagar to US

In the wake of a series of shooting incidents in the US wherein people from Telangana lost their lives or were injured, parents of students and employees from Karimnagar are making panic calls enquiring safety of their loved ones.

26 Feb 2017

Sunayana Dumala talks about her late husband, Srinivas Kuchibhotla, during a news conference at Garmin Headquarters in Olathe. (Photo | AP)
Kansas City shooting: GoFundMe campaign launched to raise money for Srinivas Kuchibhotla’s family

The campaign is aimed to help the distressed family will aid the family in arranging funeral expenses related to bringing the body back to India.

25 Feb 2017

Srinivas Kuchibhotla (L) and Alok Madasani (R)
Kansas shooting: Gunman questioned Indian men about their visas before firing

Other customers present at the time of incident said that Purinton was tossing ethnic slurs at the two men.

25 Feb 2017

Despite being declared unsafe by fire department, it’s business as usual at Katriya Hotel

The lumbering nature of bureaucratic machinery is a blessing in disguise for Katriya Hotel in the city as it continues to function even though the fire department had deemed the hotel building unsafe.

25 Feb 2017

High Court upholds lower court order asking husband to take potency test

The Hyderabad High Court has upheld the order of the lower court directing an accused-husband to undergo potency test at Osmania general hospital in the city as part of investigation in a case.

25 Feb 2017

The Kansas killing has apparently brought out two different faces of America

Indians believe that accession of Donald Trump to presidency has boosted the confidence of racist elements in society, fear repetition of such incidents.

25 Feb 2017

Srinivas Kuchibotla’s father K Madhusudan Rao (right) and mother Vardhini were inconsolable at their residence in Bachupally, Hyderabad on Friday. Rao is a retired IDPL employee | Express
Kansas hate crime kills hope of engineer Srinivas's family

The shocked family felt it was a hate crime and demanded the central government take appropriate action to prevent such incidents in the future. 

25 Feb 2017

Om Avone fire: Parents to get bodies

Parents of the four migrant workers who were charred to death in a fire at a an illegal air-cooler manufacturing unit, came to Hyderabad on Friday.

25 Feb 2017

Batasingaram Logistics Park bid may be aborted

Govt’s delay escalates project cost, HMDA does not favour contractor’s demand for VGF or extending concession period

25 Feb 2017

Case against 6 EPFO men for diverting pension funds

CBI officials from Hyderabad have registered criminal cases against six persons including retired and current officials of the Employees Provident Fund Organisation of Kadapa in AP for diverting money

25 Feb 2017

Sindhu accepts job of a deputy collector

When badminton superstar PV Sindhu won a silver medal at last year’s Rio Olympics, much deserved adulation followed.

25 Feb 2017

Moin planned lounge service at T3

Meat exporter Moin Akthar Qureshi, accused of conspiring criminally to influence officials in favour of Emaar scam accused Koneru Prasad, wanted to start a lounge service at Terminal 3 of Delhi Intern

25 Feb 2017

Attack reveals two faces of America

The Kansas killing has apparently brought out two different faces of America.

25 Feb 2017

GoFundMe pages receive humungous response

Two GoFundMe pages were started after the shooting incident and nearly 24 hours later, the response received is humongous.

25 Feb 2017

Don’t lose your sanity over sanitisers

The alcohol percentage varies in them and even the strongest sanitizers cannot battle against an army of bacteria and viruses which have the tendency to act as a harbinger of further infections. 

24 Feb 2017

Changa Khaana arrives in city

Thoda bhalle bhalle or thoda butterrrr chicken ho jaayeee..”and you know he/ she is a Punjabi.

24 Feb 2017

Rendezvous with Royalty

The ancient town Anegundi, the original capital of Vijayanagara Empire, has architectural marvels built by royals

24 Feb 2017