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Four arrested for swindling money worth Rs 1.5 crore from Hyderabad's Deccan Club 

Former treasurer of the club V Nagender Babu(46) was also arrested along with the three others for approving the audit reports for 2014-15 and 2015-16.

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Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj. (File Photo)
Hyderabad doctor stranded in Saudi Arabia, wife seeks Ministry of External Affairs' help

She said that when her husband Balaiah asked the reason for the delay, he was told by the employer that in March a few patients sued the centre for free treatment.

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Vijay Sai (L) and Ravi Varma (R) in a picture shared by actor Ravi Varma on his Facebook page.
Tollywood comedian Vijay Sai alleged harassment by wife in video before ending life

Vijay Sai had recorded a selfie video before committing suicide in which he said that harassment at the hands of his wife Vanitha Reddy had driven him to take the step.

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Vijay Sai (L) and Ravi Varma (R) in a picture shared by actor Ravi Varma on his Facebook page.
Tollywood film fraternity mourn the death of budding comedian Vijay Sai

 The demise of Tollywood comedian Vijay Sai, popularly known as Potti Vijay plunged the industry in sorrow.

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HC status quo on AP film dev corp land issue

A division bench of the Hyderabad High Court on Monday ordered status quo regarding prime land in Jubilee Hills in Hyderabad belonging to AP Film Development Corporation.

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“Choose friends, if family is not supporting you’

Anna Chandy, Chairperson of  The Live, Love, Laugh Foundation, talks about how to deal with shame and why it is important to find a support system during the 20th year celebrations of Roshni Trust

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It’s all about experience and exploration for the Millennials

Nearly one-third of the people were willing to spend over `50,000 on a trip, reveals a survey conducted by travel portal Yatra

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Where Stanzas Rise

The verses in the poetry collection of Deeptesh Sen fly around like songbirds bringing together the culimnation of nostalgia and cityscapes that are alive and breathe  

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Vamsidhar Reddy Patlolla.
Hyderabad lad’s invention of fibre recycling technology could be a gamechanger

Vamsidhar Reddy Patlolla, has got a pat on the back from the US Congress for his innovative and novel work in helping to reduce landfills.

11 Dec 2017

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250 transpersons from across Telangana oppose Transgender Persons Bill

Joining hands with members of the transgender community across the country, opposing the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016 around 250 transpersons from across Telangana gathered at

11 Dec 2017

Gaming still at nascent stage in the country, say experts

The culture of gaming is still at an evolutionary stage and to consider it as a profession in India when compared to other European countries is still a tough call to make, say gamers and experts in t

11 Dec 2017

Cell towers mooted on GHMC buildings

With about three months left for the current financial year to end, city mayor Bonthu Rammohan has asked GHMC officials to keep track of irregular payers of property tax and bring all the unassessed p

11 Dec 2017

Barkas residents begin campaign to protect mosques, temples across India

The residents of Old City have started a signature campaign to pitch for the protection of temples and mosques across the country.

11 Dec 2017

GHMC changes mind, FoB now at Masab Tank

The long-pending proposal for a foot overbridge (FoB) at the busy Greenlands Guest House in Begumpet has been dropped by the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC).

11 Dec 2017

Gandhi Hospital in Hyderabad. (EPS | Vinay Madapu)
Gandhi Hospital flooded with queries regarding free fertility services

Gandhi Hospital staff members have been receiving two to three requests a day since the second week of November when the centre was announced.

11 Dec 2017

20 years since Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques Act, sex determination continues unabated

Only 20 cases of violation of the PNDT Act have been reported in Telangan in the last 17 years, the worst being non-maintenance of records.

11 Dec 2017

Legal share autos suffer but illegal ones thrive due to Metro

For share auto-rickshaw drivers plying along the metro corridor, the opening of Hyderabad Metro Rail has brought a mixed bag.

11 Dec 2017

Gang selling fake notes to businessmen held

Rachakonda police on Sunday arrested an inter-State gang that has been cheating businessmen on the guise of providing Fake Indian Currency Notes at 1:3 exchange ratio.

11 Dec 2017

Father of DNA fingerprinting in India dead

Dr Lalji Singh, also known as the ‘father of DNA fingerprinting in India’ passed away later on Sunday night in Varanasi at the age of 70.

11 Dec 2017

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Student from Hyderabad shot at in US, says kin

A student from Hyderabad was shot at by an unidentified person in Chicago in the United States, his family members said.

10 Dec 2017

AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi (File | PTI)
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi questions Prime Minister's silence on Muslim labourer's killing in Rajasthan

Referring to the killing of Mohammed Afrazul, who hailed from West Bengal, allegedly in the name of "love jihad" on Wednesday, Owaisi alleged Muslims were being targeted under the BJP rule.

10 Dec 2017