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20-yr-old engineering student drowns in Godavari river Andhra Pradesh

20-yr-old engineering student drowns in Godavari river Andhra Pradesh

A 20-year-old engineering student drowned in Godavari river in the East Godavari district, police said today.

Dec 26, 2017, 11:07 AM IST
Hyderabad man dies in New Zealand, family appeals to Swaraj for help

Hyderabad man dies in New Zealand, family appeals to Swaraj for help

Syed Abdul Raheem Fahad, who was studying in Auckland, New Zealand, also worked as a part-time taxi driver there, his family members said.

Dec 24, 2017, 22:02 PM IST
Dalit woman dragged, stripped for objecting to digging work in Andhra Pradesh

Dalit woman dragged, stripped for objecting to digging work in Andhra Pradesh

A Dalit woman on Wednesday was allegedly dragged and harassed after she objected to a digging work in Andhra Pradesh.

Dec 20, 2017, 16:42 PM IST
Transgenders above 18 years to get Rs 1,500 pension in Andhra Pradesh

Transgenders above 18 years to get Rs 1,500 pension in Andhra Pradesh

Transgenders above the age of 18 years will now receive a monthly pension of Rs 1500 in Andhra Pradesh. 

Dec 17, 2017, 12:47 PM IST
Maoist ideologue Kobad Ghandy released from Andhra jail

Maoist ideologue Kobad Ghandy released from Andhra jail

Maoist ideologue Kobad Ghandy was facing trial in several cases including murder and sabotage.

Dec 13, 2017, 23:48 PM IST
Afghan youth rescued after suicide bid in Hyderabad

Afghan youth rescued after suicide bid in Hyderabad

The student, identified as Shaik Vali, was later rescued unhurt and handed over to his relative, the police said.

Dec 10, 2017, 15:17 PM IST
Straight out of a movie script! Bride refuses to marry groom, runs away with lover

Straight out of a movie script! Bride refuses to marry groom, runs away with lover

Refusing to chant wedding vows with the groom-to-be, a bride in Andhra Pradesh ran away with her lover who was present at the function among the guests.

Dec 08, 2017, 13:18 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh passes bill for 5 percent quota for Kapus

Andhra Pradesh passes bill for 5 percent quota for Kapus

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said his government had fulfilled a promise made to Kapus in 2014 elections. He assured the House that steps will be taken to ensure that the benefits of

Dec 02, 2017, 18:18 PM IST
Andhra assembly passes bill to provide 5% reservation to Kapu community

Andhra assembly passes bill to provide 5% reservation to Kapu community

The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Saturday unanimously passed a Bill to provide 5 per cent reservation in education and employment sectors for the Kapu community in the state.

Dec 02, 2017, 12:48 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes law to give reservation to Kapu community

Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes law to give reservation to Kapu community

The Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Saturday unanimously passed the bill to give 5 per cent reservation to the Kapu community. 

Dec 02, 2017, 12:37 PM IST
AP Cabinet approves Polavaram Hydro project

AP Cabinet approves Polavaram Hydro project

The Andhra Pradesh Cabinet has approved the Polavaram Hydro project in a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu.

Dec 02, 2017, 08:11 AM IST
Watch: Ivanka Trump visits Hyderabad's famed Golconda Fort

Watch: Ivanka Trump visits Hyderabad's famed Golconda Fort

Ivanka showered lavish praise on PM Modi who is "doing to build India as a thriving economy - a beacon of democracy - and a symbol of hope to the world".

Nov 29, 2017, 20:37 PM IST
India takes no chances for Ivanka Trump visit

India takes no chances for Ivanka Trump visit

Indian authorities have cleared beggars off the streets and brought in 10,000 extra security forces for Ivanka Trump`s biggest foreign mission since her father became president.

Nov 27, 2017, 11:57 AM IST
L&T's Hyderabad Metro project delay ups cost by over 30%

L&T's Hyderabad Metro project delay ups cost by over 30%

The cost escalation is to the tune of over Rs 4,600 crore.

Nov 26, 2017, 20:11 PM IST
Hyderabad beefs-up security for Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Hyderabad beefs-up security for Global Entrepreneurship Summit

President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka will lead the US delegation.

Nov 25, 2017, 21:09 PM IST
Hyderabad: Hubby fakes wife's death to claim Rs.1 crore insurance

Hyderabad: Hubby fakes wife's death to claim Rs.1 crore insurance

The couple was living in the Banjara Hills area of Hyderabad. 

Nov 25, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
Hyderabad Metro Rail service to open for public from Nov 29

Hyderabad Metro Rail service to open for public from Nov 29

The metro rail project would be inaugurated by the Prime Minister at 2.15 pm on Tuesday, he told reporters.

Nov 25, 2017, 17:55 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh lawmakers take mass leave to attend weddings, Assembly on 2-day break

Andhra Pradesh lawmakers take mass leave to attend weddings, Assembly on 2-day break

While the Andhra Pradesh assembly is in session,  at least 100 lawmakers have applied for leaves on the same dates. Reason? To attend weddings. 

Nov 24, 2017, 14:49 PM IST

Fake CBI officer arrested with Rs 26 lakh at Hyderabad airport

A fake Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officer, M. Nageshwar Rao on Tuesday was arrested at Hyderabad`s Rajiv Gandhi International (RGI) airport, with net cash of Rs 26 lakh.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:30 AM IST

Hindi plays a big role in unifying India: Vice President

Hindi has played a historic role in the development of India's unity, integrity and linguistic goodwill and for the unification of the nation there is no element more powerful than the language

Nov 20, 2017, 00:22 AM IST

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