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Department lacks tech to track down peddlers

The Prohibition and Excise department, who cracked down on drug peddling in the city, lacks even a basic technology to track down the address of peddlers.

24 Jul 2017

Layoff concerns: Now, IT Cos focus on EI

In the wake of layoffs increasing in IT sector, the training given to employees is significantly changing, especially on the behavioural front to get Emotional Intelligence (EI) into the picture.

24 Jul 2017

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Excise dept officials to delve deeper into darknet with help of hackers

With regular seizure of narcotics and arrest of alleged peddlers, officials of prohibition and excise department are getting to know how widely the darknet is used in Hyderabad to procure drugs.

24 Jul 2017

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Man arrested for raping mentally challenged girl in Hyderabad

The accused, a tailor, allegedly raped the 15-year-old girl on multiple occasions over the past few months at a house in Trimulgherry area here after offering her water laced with a sedative. 

23 Jul 2017

Zeeshan, Noah supplied cocaine to top Telugu actor’s driver

 Zeeshan Ali alias Jack (23) of Mehdipatnam and Nigerian national Bernard Wilson alias Williams alias Noah Prank (26) of Sun City, who were arrested by the excise department’s STF (State Task Force) o

23 Jul 2017

Hyderabad: Licence of F-Club and 14 other clubs cancelled

A warning has been issued to 14 other bars and pubs for allowing drug abuse on their premises.

23 Jul 2017

Actor Tarun in a still from 'Idi Naa Love Story'. (Photo | facebook.com/ActorTarun/)
SIT sleuths grill Tarun for 13 hours

Sleuths probe his Goa links, association with other celebrities; Calvin, the alleged kingpin of drug racket, reportedly has Tarun’s number in his contact list

23 Jul 2017

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

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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

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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