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University of Hyderabad issues new diktats on students’ protests

The University has prohibited demonstrations and gatherings in a radius of 200 meters around its administration building.

23 Mar 2017

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Air India to transform its Central Training Establishment in Hyderabad to Aviation University by 2020

Administrators of this reputed aviation training institute already have initiated steps to upgrade Air India's CTE into a deemed aviation university and are currently doing a feasibility study.

23 Mar 2017

University of Hyderabad scholar selected for Lindau Nobel Laureates meet

A final year PhD student in the School of Chemistry University of Hyderabad has been selected for the Lindau Nobel Laureates meeting to be held during 25-30 June.

23 Mar 2017

Missing Hyderabad man found dead in secluded room of Osmania General Hospital

The 45-year-old had been brought to the hospital after being found unconscious at Dilsukhnagar.

23 Mar 2017

State fee regulatory committee formed

The Telangana government has, at last, formed a state fee regulatory committee. According to sources, Osmania University former vice-chancellor T Tirupati Rao is its chairman and director of school education G Kishan the convener.

23 Mar 2017

Congress leader Marri again advocates four waters concept in Telangana

Senior Congress leader Marri Sashidhar Reddy has suggested the State government to adopt the ‘Four Waters Concept’ formulated by irrigation expert the late T Hanumantha Rao instead of constructing lif

23 Mar 2017

An infant drinking water from a pipeline near an agriculture land in Hyderabad on Wednesday | vinay madapu
Hyderabad water board calls for reuse of treated wastewater

In view of the drinking water being a precious commodity and its high cost, there is every need to reuse treated wastewater for all other purposes as much as possible, Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Sup

23 Mar 2017

Doc killed by brother-in-law over second marriage
 

Altercation over second marriage of Dr Mehraj is said to have led to his murder on Tuesday night at his clinic in Humayunagar.

23 Mar 2017

Genetic instability common among industrial workers in Hyderabad

Apart from mutations, various studies find that lung diseases and still births too are part of occupational hazards most of which can be prevented effectively

23 Mar 2017

YVN Krishna Murthy, director of ISRO speaking during the workshop in Hyderabad on Wednesday | sayantan ghosh
‘Climate change causing extreme weather in TS’

The Telangana State Development and Planning Society (TSDPS) conducted a one day workshop on extreme weather events in Telangana on Wednesday.

23 Mar 2017

Trucks and lorries cause traffic jams at Kothapet in Hyderabad on Wednesday | vinay madapu
Gaddiannaram market to be shifted to Koheda to ease traffic snarls

Minister for Marketing and Irrigation T Harish Rao on Wednesday informed State Assembly that the present fruit market at Gaddiannaram would be shifted to a spacious place on city outskirts at Koheda o

23 Mar 2017

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DGP seeks report on custodial deaths in Telangana over past ten years

Erstwhile Andhra saw 210 custodial deaths from 2001  to 2013 and at least six deaths in police stations have been recorded in Telangana since its formation

23 Mar 2017

Backlash to 'Shame the Rapist' campaign

Activist Sunitha Krishnan's vehicle parked outside her NGO Prajwala's office near city's iconic Charminar was stoned by unidentified persons.

23 Mar 2017

Pochampally man’s dream gets a fillip from e-com portal

Jaypore.com, a portal that showcases designs from artisans and craftsmen from all over India, joins a crowdfunding campaign to provide women in the saree weaving community of Pochampally with a Padma

22 Mar 2017

Women more into astrology than men: Survey

About 65% women have more concerns on divorce, cheating on partner, and extramarital affairs compared to 35% men, reveal expert astrologers at GaneshaSpeaks.com, ,

22 Mar 2017

Verses that Slam

Slam poetry is fast catching up in the city and new platforms for the same are coming up

22 Mar 2017

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US citizen in dock for sharing child porn

James Kirk Jones, a US citizen living in Hyderabad was arrested for downloading and uploading child sexual abuse materials.

22 Mar 2017

Art from Heart
 

There are many hidden artists in the cold frigid corporate labyrinths. The blue glass and cool granite block the free flow of colours thanks to the tight schedules and round-the-clock deadlines, yet many professionals let their artistic sides bloom and carry on with the art form their hearts choose.

22 Mar 2017

 Mystical landscapes 

The landscape paintings recently held on display at Icon Art Gallery were realistic and surreal at the same time

22 Mar 2017

Reading Ambedkar will inspire the oppressed: Subba Rao

Reading Ambedkar will empower the depressed classes to break free from oppression of the upper castes and the powerful, an official on Special Duty, Telangana State Commission for SCs and STs, said.

22 Mar 2017

Stay hydrated to avoid sun stroke this summer, say doctors

Mercury is soaring and people should avoid extended exposure to the sun as they’re likely to suffer a heat stroke. 

22 Mar 2017