Charminar most searched historical site on Google
Charminar most searched historical site on Google

Charminar - the symbol of Hyderabad - is the most searched historical site in the city on Google, the world's biggest search engine.

MIM pocket borough since 1984 in Hyderabad

This city of Charminar may be plagued by bad roads and erratic supply of drinking water but the Owaisi family-led Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen party, which does not even have a manifesto, has been winning this Lok Sabha seat since 1984 banking on Muslim votes.

Court asks police to probe plaint against MIM MLA Quadri

Court directed police to investigate a complaint against Majlis Ithehadul Musalmeen (MIM) MLA Ahmed Pasha Quadri for making objectionable remarks about Mahatma Gandhi`s statue in state Assembly.

Hoax bomb call creates panic in Charminar

Panic struck Charminar and surrounding areas here on Friday after an anonymous caller claimed that a bomb was placed on the historic monument, police said.

Complaint against MIM MLA Ahmed Pasha Quadri for remarks about Gandhi`s statue

A complaint was received against Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA from Charminar, Ahmed Pasha Quadri, for alleged remarks about statue of Mahatma Gandhi in state Assembly premises in Hyderabad.

Concern over construction of temple within Charminar premises

A DMK member expressed concern in the Lok Sabha over construction of a temple within the premises of the famous Charminar in Hyderabad.

Babri anniversary passes off peacefully in Hyderabad

The 20th anniversary of the demolition of Babri Masjid Thursday passed off peacefully here amid tight security, police said. A shutdown was called by Muslim organisations to mark the day.

Six cars set afire in old Hyderabad

The communally-sensitive area was simmering over alleged expansion of the temple abutting the Charminar in violation of court orders.

MIM withdraws support to AP government, informs Governor

Owaisi said his party was compelled to take the decision due to "communal" behaviour of Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy.

Old Hyderabad tense after fresh violence near Charminar

Violence broke out once again near Charminar in the old city of Hyderabad Friday over a temple row.

Reports of change of guard in Andhra speculative: Azad

Congress on Thursday dismissed as speculative reports about change of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and PCC chief B Satyanarayana Rao.

Security beefed up in Old City area of Hyderabad

Sporadic incidents of violence had taken place in Old City after the MIM leaders were taken into preventive custody as they were marching towards Bhagyalakshmi temple to hold protests.

Old Hyderabad peaceful, police ease restrictions

Authorities eased restrictions around the historic Charminar Wednesday, providing some relief to the people reeling under curfew-like situation in the old-city of Hyderabad, police said.

Curfew-like situation in old Hyderabad

Curfew-like situation in old Hyderabad continued around Charminar. The construction of a canopy over a temple sparked trouble leading to withdrawal of support by MIM to Congress in AP and UPA.

MIM resorting to `communal blackmail` to draw political mileage: BJP

Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen, withdrew support to Congress-led UPA government at Centre and Andhra Pradesh, BJP accused it of "communal blackmail" for political mileage from temple row.

Uneasy calm in old Hyderabad after row over temple

An uneasy calm settled over the old city of Hyderabad on Monday, a day after leaders of the MIM protested and were subsequently arrested over a temple controversy.

MIM ends support to UPA, Congress in Andhra Pradesh

The Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen withdrew support to the United Progressive Alliance government in New Delhi and the Congress government in Andhra Pradesh.

Tension in Hyderabad over rumours of expansion work near Charminar

Tension prevailed in old city on Sunday following rumours that the management of a religious structure had taken up its expansion work near the Charminar.

Tension in old Hyd; MIM legislators held, freed

The old city of Hyderabad remained tense Sunday following the arrest of eight legislators of the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) when they were protesting against the erection of canopy at a temple abutting historic Charminar.

Charminar tense again over worship site expansion

The old city of Hyderabad remained tense Monday after incidents of violence the night before over reported attempts to expand a place of worship abutting the Charminar monument, police said.