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BJP MP Maneka Gandhi (File photo | ENS)
Maneka Gandhi seeks Sushma Swaraj's help to rescue Hyderabad girl married to Omani sheikh

According to media reports, the Class 8 student was married to a 65-year-old sheikh, Ahmed, from Oman three months ago for Rs 5 lakh.

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Transport homeguards working sans salary for last 8 months

It was in December last year when nearly 280 homeguards attached with Transport department in various RTA offices across the state drew their last salary. Since then they are toiling as drivers, offic

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‘Charge sheets in 11 cases by December’

Stating that investigation into sensational drug racket allegedly involving several film personalities was moving in the right direction, prohibition and excise enforcement director.

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Teens are drawn to blue whale challenge due to loneliness: study

Psychologists say parents can play key role in stopping their kids from seeking out such games

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Yogita Rana is the new collector of Hyderabad

 Nizamabad district Collector Yogita Rana has been transferred and posted as district Collector of Hyderabad.

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HC seeks information from state government over Chevella incident

Expressing concern at the incidents of kids’ deaths in abandoned borewells, a division bench of Hyderabad High Court on Wednesday made it clear that it was the government’s responsibility.

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CITU leaders protesting at the incident site at Mehdipatnam on Wednesday  | sayantan ghosh
Dreams of having a better future come crashing down to victims kin

The dream of a daily wage labourer, S Krishnaiah to provide good medical care to his 65-year-old paralysed mother, Krishnamma, was crushed as the daily wage worker died.

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Two daily wage labourers die after wall collapse

 Two daily wage laborers were killed when a compound wall of under construction five-storeyed building collapsed at Vivekanandanagar in Mehdipatnam…

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36-55 hours shifts take a toll on medicos health 

PG students at OMC say stress has become an integral part of their life; they are demanding for a psychiatric counselor.

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University of Hyderabad students, faculty slam report

 Some sections of University of Hyderabad students and faculty members on Wednesday slammed the MHRD-appointed Justice AK Roopanwal inquiry commission report which was uploaded by the University Grant

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Late University of Hyderabad (UoH) research scholar Rohit Vemula. | File Photo
Rohith Vemula wasn't Dalit, didn't commit suicide due to external factors: Commission Report

The one-man commission, headed by Allahabad High Court judge (retd.) A.K. Roopanwal, was constituted in 2016 following Vemula's suicide that triggered protests.

16 Aug 2017

University of Hyderabad (Photo: PTI/File)
‘Judge me for my work, not my looks’

All that the speech and hearing impaired youth wants is a job to make ends meet.

16 Aug 2017

Hyderabad becomes free of open defecation

The city received the tag after all its corporators gave an undertaking that their respective wards were open defecation free.

16 Aug 2017

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Puducherry back on aviation map as Spice Jet launches daily Hyderabad flights

Spice Jet is operating the  Hyderabad-Puducherry flights, under Ude Desh ki Aam Naagarik scheme of the Ministry of Civil Aviation.

16 Aug 2017

Man held a month after uploading constable’s number to porn site

A 24-year-old youngster from Warangal in Telangana has been arrested by Rachakonda police on Tuesday for reportedly uploading mobile number of a woman constable on porn website to take revenge against

16 Aug 2017

With building works pending, only graffiti keeps OGH patients safe

Signs represent ‘unsafe zone’, where flooring and ceiling are unstable; Plans to evacuate patients and construct two towers were chalked out in 2015 but works have yet to start

16 Aug 2017

Commuters finding difficult to cross the road due to the ongoing metro rail works at Amerpeet in Hyderabad on Tuesday  | sayantan ghosh
You need to be a sprinter to cross Ameerpet road

With scores of training institutes, coaching centres and shopping malls surrounding the main road of Ameerpet, traffic has always been an issue and with road diversions in place.

16 Aug 2017

Illegal driving schools spring up all across the city

On poorly engineered and maintained streets of the city, lack of skills in handling the wheel of an automobile is, without doubt, a prime cause of road accidents.

16 Aug 2017

Lack of testing tracks: Applicants wait weeks to take driving test

Learners fear that validity of the learner’s permit will lapse while they wait for a test slot and, under penalty points system, driving without a valid license would land them in jails.

16 Aug 2017

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Eight African nationals deported from Hyderabad

As many as eight African nationals have been deported from Hyderabad to their respective countries after Rachakonda police found them overstaying illegally after the expiry of their visa.

16 Aug 2017

‘Water tankers are not being withdrawn immediately’

HMWS&SB on Monday clarified that free water supply by tankers are not being withdrawn immediately. 

15 Aug 2017