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Builder Sattu Singh, his son and the contractor held on Sunday | Express photo
Four arrested for Hyderabad's deadly building collapse

Hyberabad police on Sunday arrested four persons in connection with the case of the building collapse, in which 11 persons were killed.

12 Dec 2016

Illegal constructions continue in absence of Town Planning Tribunal

It has been more more than six months since the High Court issued directions to the state government and Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) to take immediate steps.

12 Dec 2016

The XUV driven by school student hits a scooter in Hyderabad on Sunday | Express
Car driven by minor in Hyderabad rams scooter; couple grievously hurt

The fancy of a Class X student to drive an SUV resulted in an accident wherein a scooter-borne couple were grievously injured here on Sunday.

12 Dec 2016

CBI sleuths display I66 lakh seized cash, all in the denomination of I2,000, in Hyderabad on Saturday |  Express photo
Hyderabad postal scam: CBI seizes Rs 66 L in new currency

The worth of the city postal scam has just gone up to Rs 3.75 crore with the fresh seizure.

11 Dec 2016

Big data, data analytics to play vital role in financial, banking services
 

Big data and data analytics, are going to play a big role in financial and banking services post demonetisation, as most of the financial transactions are set to go online.

11 Dec 2016

Austerity drive by denizens in wake of 3-day bank holiday

 It was start of a long weekend on Saturday and there was absolutely nothing for anyone to cheer about. In fact, a second Saturday of the month has become a word common man dreads. To add salt to the wound, comes a government holiday on Monday. On the other hand, for bank employees, it surely is a much awaited break during the times of demonetisation. 

11 Dec 2016

CM asks ministers, departments in Telangana to go cashless 

The State government will gradually introduce e-payment (cashless) system at all level transactions.

11 Dec 2016

Sack Talasani for role in housing scam: Marri

Alleging that around 396 houses, constructed under double bedroom housing scheme to the poor, in IDH colony in Hyderabad, were allotted to fictitious persons, former minister and Congres

11 Dec 2016

Fatpcci  holds programme to promote mind education
 

A programme was organised by The Federation of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FTAPCCI) to promote mind education on Saturday.

11 Dec 2016

4 officials suspended for dereliction 

Four officials have been suspended for dereliction of duties in regard to the collapse of the newly constructed multi-storied building in Nanakramguda, a information technology suburb of Hyderabad on

11 Dec 2016

‘Building laws not strictly implemented’

How long can one treat collapse of under-construction or dilapidated buildings as one-off incidents, without taking corrective measures?

11 Dec 2016

NDRF personnel clearing the debris of the seven-storey building that collapsed on Thursday night at Nanakramguda in Hyderabad | Vinay madapu
Faulty design, poor quality material led to Nanakramguda building collapse: JNTU

Based on the area and road width, only G+2 storey building can be constructed, which the building owner violated by constructing four additional floors.

11 Dec 2016

Income Tax officials conduct raids at Reddy’s Katpadi houses

Sleuths break seal and raid the sand mining baron’s houses in the presence of his family members.

11 Dec 2016

Construction workers.(Image for representational purpose)
Building and construction workers unrepresented in Hyderabad

The state workers employed by small time contractors is far worse than those working for construction companies like L&T, GMR etc.

10 Dec 2016

Eyewitness recall workers were having dinner when the building collapsed 

Sitting on the threshold, the old woman said on Friday that she did not sleep from Thursday night.

10 Dec 2016

Picture of the Hyderabad building collapse taken late last night | EPS
These Hyderabad building collapse survivors were saved as they were thin

A housewife and a boy, have been rescued and four bodies were recovered from the debris of the newly constructed building that collapsed at Nanakramguda.

10 Dec 2016

NDRF utilises latest technology to rescue victims | EPS
Minutes after we asked them to stop overflowing water, the building came crumbling: Eyewitnesses

We were forced to stay outside in the chilling cold without food and water all night, says a survivor.

10 Dec 2016

Timeline of recent fatal building collapses in Hyderabad

Fatal mishaps of recent fatal building collapses that have happened in Hyderabad in recent times

10 Dec 2016

An aerial view of the collapsed building at Nanakramguda in Hyderabad | Vinay  Madaapu
Hyderabad building collapse: Owner detained in Sabarimala

While 11 persons lost their lives, two were rescued alive by the National Disaster Response Force. 

10 Dec 2016

Debris of the collapsed building being cleared at Nanakramguda in Hyderabad | Vinay Madapu
Hyderabad building collapse: Toll climbs to 11, NDRF calls off rescue operation

The building, in whose construction violations of rules have allegedly been found, came crashing down around 9 PM on Thursday.

10 Dec 2016

Drops of heaven in a garden

Nan Lian Garden’s elegance and serenity is a contrast to its celebrated skyline, fashion streets and swanky malls

10 Dec 2016