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India lacks studies on exposure of mercury to humans

A recent study records exposure of mercury among vegetarians to be around 0.055 ppm while 0.501 ppm among those who eat fish twice a day
 

14 Apr 2017

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Hyderabad police arrest techie for live streaming sexual act with clueless wife for money

Accused techie unhappy with his financial condition got himself registered on a porn site which would enable him to earn money by live streaming videos.

13 Apr 2017

GHMC unearths Rs 1.1 crore scam

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) officials have unearthed a scam involving misappropriation of funds to the tune of `1.1 crore, due to fake weighbridge bills.

13 Apr 2017

SI, three constables suspended for torturing businessman

Cyberabad police on Wednesday suspended Petbasheerabad sub-inspector of police Ch Koteswar Rao and three constables Ravi Kumar, Balakrishna and Satish Kumar following allegations of resorting to third

13 Apr 2017

Telangana to study Tamil Nadu, Karnataka H1N1 cases for clarity

With comparatively high number of cases being reported in southern states, officials from Telangana want to communicate with their counterparts in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu to understand Swine Flu case

13 Apr 2017

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Will engineering colleges refund money ‘fleeced’ for projects?

Tuition fees are inclusive of everything and such activities are against norms, clarifies JNTU
 

13 Apr 2017

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Most water bodies in Hyderabad are ‘dead’

Most of the lakes in Hyderabad are ‘dead’. Shockingly, the Dissolved Oxygen (DO) levels are found to be less than even 1 milligrams/litre (mg/l), or at best between 1-1.5 mg/l in most

13 Apr 2017

Indian Embassy in Saudi to help detained minor girl
 

A day after Telangana government wrote to the External Affairs Ministry to repatriate a minor daughter of a Hyderabadi woman from Saudi Arabia by issuing her an emergency passport, Indian Embassy in Riyadh replied to the ministry. 

13 Apr 2017

Cops ‘bail out’ on  plan to go paperless 

Hyderabad traffic police have long been mulling to go paperless and four months since it was first announced, it appears the proposal is a step short of being shelved. 

13 Apr 2017

Plea against sale of Bisleri water dismissed

 The Hyderabad High Court dismissed a petition filed challenging the circular issued by the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) to enforce sale of branded bottled water (Bisleri brand) in bus stations of the corporation across the state. 

13 Apr 2017

Results of challenge petitions on April 22

Around 25 candidates of police constables posts squatted in front of DGP office and staged dharna demanding a reply on the status of results over ‘challenge’ petitions on Wednesday.

13 Apr 2017

Gurudwara Saheb Ameerpet all decked up for Baisakhi celebrations in Hyderabad on Wednesday | vinay madapu
Grand celebrations mark Baisakhi

The 318th Khalsa Panth Foundation Day Celebrations, popularly known as Vaisakhi, otherwise known as Baisakhi will be celebrated on a grand scale by the Sikh community of Telangana on Thursday.

13 Apr 2017

‘Not sure’ to ‘Most wanted’ 

I taught farmers about camera, worked as a lecturer at central university and worked at an NGO.  I did odd jobs to survive. the work and the pay were pathetic.

12 Apr 2017

Song and Spirit of Kabir

Vipul Rikhi gave a concert “ Suno Bhai Sadho”, where he sang the works of philosophers like Kabir, Goraknath; Sufi poets like Bulle Shah and Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai at Lamakaan on Tuesday 

12 Apr 2017

Water meters to save money

Most housing complexes do not meter the water consumption of residents individually. Instead, the residents are charged a fixed flat rate.

12 Apr 2017

Dad’s photograph egged me to complete the journey

Devanshu Shivnani, all set to step into ISB this month, recounts his epic 6,000 km journey across 13 states on bicycle and what motivated him to break the world  record set by New Zealander Tim Chitto

12 Apr 2017

I eat. that’s a myth I want to break

  Bollywood star and fitness enthusiast Deepika Padukone talks about her fitness regimen and morning grub

12 Apr 2017

Lens turn students into storytellers

 Students of Aga Khan Academy Hyderabad of the advanced Fredric Roberts Photography Workshop spent the last week unearthing powerful visual stories on women Anganwadi workers in neighbourhood villages

12 Apr 2017

114 times. 30 years. Mission Blood Donation

Dr Yogesh Raj Srivastava recalls how the day a police inspector saw him studying under a streetlight changed him forever

12 Apr 2017

President to be chief guest at EFLU’s first convocation

English and Foreign Languages University will be holding its first ever convocation on April 26 for which President Pranab Mukherjee has consented to be the Chief Guest.

12 Apr 2017

Need for building  aptitude in Urdu schools: Study

It says there is significant difference between aptitude of students in Urdu & English schools

12 Apr 2017