Other Stories

Sleuths received training before probing stars

How will you extract information from a mind prpeared for dodging questions after a crash-course on how not to spill the beans?

23 Jul 2017

After LSD & MDMA, police look to weed out ganja

After the department launched a toll-free number for people to pass any information related to narcotics and drugs, the number did not stop ringing for a few days.

23 Jul 2017

By 2030, city’s population will be too much for its transport system

If the United Nations World Cities Report of 2016 is anything to go by, Hyderabad is projected to have a population exceeding 10 million by 2030.

23 Jul 2017

Dug up roads make life hell

Vivekananda Nagar Colony has grown manifold in the past few years with many real estate projects coming up in the area but same is not the case with drainage pipelines

23 Jul 2017

File picture of KBR Park
State Board for Wildlife gave clearance to SRDP with no clarity on ESZ

Questions are being raised by environmentalists on how the State Board for Wildlife gave ‘clearance’ to the Strategic Road Development Plan when there is no clarity over KBR park’s eco-sensitive zone

23 Jul 2017

Peak hour traffic chokes the road in Hyderabad | Vinay Madapu
Hyderabad Traffic: Are flyovers really the solution?

According to Regional Transport Authority data, the rate of vehicles being added to Hyderabad in 2015-16 alone was 8.67 per cent.

23 Jul 2017

Image used for representational purpose.
Dejected lover chokes himself to death in Hyderabad

The man killed himself by tightly covering his head with a polyethylene cover and inhaling gas, inside his locked car.

22 Jul 2017

Actor Tarun in a still from 'Idi Naa Love Story'. (Photo | facebook.com/ActorTarun/)
Hyderabad drug case: Telugu actor Tarun appears before SIT

Accompanied by his father Chakrapani, the actor reached Abkari Bhavan, the office of Prohibition and Excise Department of Telangana at around 10 a.m.

22 Jul 2017

Cash-strapped GHMC to splurge Rs 3.84 crore on 20 new luxury cars

Despite reeling under severe financial crisis, the GHMC has decided to purchase 20 new vehicles for Mayor, Deputy Mayor, Commissioner, Zonal Commissioners, Additional Commissioners and Chief Engineers

22 Jul 2017

Cape of all good things

South Africa is not all about safaris. Cape Town has festivals that would put any city around the world to shame. Check out what the Cape of Good Hope has to offer

22 Jul 2017

Come to cape town!

Tens of millions of tourists visit cape town annually, which has renowned landmarks
such as V&A Waterfront, Table Mountain - a World Heritage Site and more

22 Jul 2017

Gang planted mole in middle of action

During the cordon-and-search operation at Happy Homes Apartments in Rajendranagar on the evening of Muthoot robbery bid, one of the accused was keeping an eye on the attempts of cops at finding clues.

22 Jul 2017

Sofiyani, the other biryani from Hyderabad

It’s one of the hidden gems of Hyderabadi cuisine, much sought-after
 

22 Jul 2017

The Cyberabad police team. (R. Satish Babu | Express Photo Service)
Hyderabad police arrest four in failed Muthoot robbery case

Cyberabad police on Friday arrested four persons in connection with an unsuccessful robbery attempt staged at Muthoot Finance company in Mailardevpally on the outskirts of Hyderabad, on July 4.

22 Jul 2017

Hyderabad High Court. (File photo)
High Court admits plea against Group-I selection list

The mains (written) examination was held in September last year pursuant to the notification issued in 2011 in the erstwhile united AP state.

22 Jul 2017

Subbaraju in front of the Sree Krishna Temple.
‘Subbaraju gave good leads for further probe’

After a 12-hour-long grilling session, the longest so far after Puri Jagannadh’s, SIT sleuths of Prohibition and Excise department who questioned actor Subbaraju appeared content with the proceedings.

22 Jul 2017

Image for representational purpose only.
Nine arrested in three separate Ganja cases

Excise Task Force officials arrested two persons for selling Ganja at many places in the district and Hyderabad.

22 Jul 2017

Battered roads to be restored in 10 days

As many as 587 road stretches in twin cities are battered due to incessant rains and efforts are being made by Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation to restore roads in 10 days.

22 Jul 2017

A water bottle with its MRP been alligned at a shop in the city. (File photo | EPS)

What’s the real MRP on that bottle of water? 
 

While a water bottle at some restaurants bears an MRP of Rs 50, the same carries a price tag of Rs 20 at ordinary stores & eateries.

22 Jul 2017

TJAC chairman Prof Kodandaram addressing the assistant contract professors of Osmania University in Hyderabad on Friday | Sathya Keerthi
OU Teachers Association president backs professors on dharna

On the 16th day of contract assistant professors’ dharna, the Osmania University Teachers’ Association president spoke in support of the professors

22 Jul 2017

Hyderabad High Court. (File photo)
Plea to cancel ‘Padma’ to Rahul Bajaj quashed

Hyderabad High Court has recently dismissed a petition filed by one N Satyanarayana of Vijayawada in AP seeking directions to the Central government to cancel the “Padma Bhushan” awarded to Rahul

22 Jul 2017