Hyderabad News

After Congress, Varun Gandhi attacks poll panel; calls it toothless tiger

Gandhi’s criticism of the poll panel comes at a time when his party, the BJP, is facing attack from the Opposition for allegedly ‘pressurising’ the EC not to declare elections to the Gujarat Assembly.

published : 14 Oct 2017

Why are students in Telangana’s corporate colleges so distressed?

Lack of counselling and highly stressful routine push youths to take their own lives

published : 14 Oct 2017

Hyderabad girl ends life after posting Instagram note

She was allegedly upset after she had an argument with her mother over studies

published : 13 Oct 2017

Gulf 'contract marriage' racket in Hyderabad: Photo points to parents’ involvement

It had also come to light during investigation that the accused in the contract marriage, Sikander and Ghausia, had reportedly also married off their own daughter to an Arab Sheikh.

published : 24 Sep 2017

Hyderabad police cracks Gulf marriage racket, 20 held

In a major breakthrough, the Hyderabad police have busted a racket of trafficking women from the state to Gulf countries in the name of marriage.

published : 21 Sep 2017

What does it cost to keep the Rohingyas in India?

The little institutional support rendered to the Rohingyas is available only to those with UNHRC cards.

published : 20 Sep 2017

Schoolgirl punished to stand inside boys' toilet: TRS minister KTR takes cognisance into matter

KTR, a minister in the Telangana Cabinet, on Monday took cognisance into the matter of an 11-year-old having been made to stand inside the boys' toilet as a punishment for not wearing proper uniform.

published : 11 Sep 2017

11-year-old Hyderabad girl made to stand inside boys’ toilet for not wearing proper uniform

The girl was made to stand in the boys toilet inspite of her having an excuse note about why she didn't wear proper uniform by her mother.

published : 11 Sep 2017

Journalists, activists stage protest against murder of Gauri Lankesh in Hyderabad

The University of Hyderabad too would be holding a candle light vigil to protest the killing.

published : 07 Sep 2017

A tense Eid for Rohingyas in Hyderabad

While it is evident that lives of Rohingya Muslims are at risk in Myanmar, TS police will soon start its screening process to deport them

published : 03 Sep 2017

Contract marriage: Four, including 2 from Dubai, held in Hyderabad

The prime accused and his younger brother had come to Hyderabad to fulfill their carnal desires on the pretext of marriage and planned to fly back to Dubai,

published : 25 Aug 2017

Marriage broker may be part of bigger racket in Hyderabad: Cops

Cyberabad police who arrested a marriage broker from Hyderabad for luring innocent women into contract marriage with Arab sheikhs, suspect that broker Mohammed Shafi is into human trafficking.

published : 25 Aug 2017

Hyderabad: Teenager married to 65-yr-old Omani man; mother lodges plaint

Additional inspector T Murali Krishna said the woman told police that her daughter, who is now in Muscat, called her up some days ago and said that her husband was ill-treating her.

published : 17 Aug 2017

Maneka Gandhi seeks Sushma Swaraj's help to rescue Hyderabad girl married to Omani sheikh

According to media reports, the Class 8 student was married to a 65-year-old sheikh, Ahmed, from Oman three months ago for Rs 5 lakh.

published : 17 Aug 2017

Teens are drawn to blue whale challenge due to loneliness: Study

Psychologists say parents can play key role in stopping their kids from seeking out such games

published : 17 Aug 2017