• Sanitation, distancing norms flouted at polling stns 01 Dec 2020 23:11 Hyderabad: GHMC officials failed to mark circles, which are meant to maintain social distance by voters, at a polling station at Warasiguda in Secunderabad, on Tuesday as part of polling day. In another polling station at Jangammet, voters stood in lines …
  • Despite low turnout, SEC, GHMC spending over Rs 100 crore polls 01 Dec 2020 04:37 HYDERABAD: A large number of voters in Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections have already left for their native places within the state and outside. Voters have preferred to take advantage of the long weekend commencing Friday evening, …
  • Promise to 'liberate Hyderabad from Nizami culture' is poll gimmick: Nizam's kin 01 Dec 2020 03:35 Home Minister Amit Shah waves to his supporters during his roadshow, in Secunderabad. (PTI Photo)A day after Union Home Minister Amit Shah, while campaigning for his party ahead of the GHMC election, asked voters to give BJP an opportunity to free …
  • A Hyderabad temple, and the city’s name 30 Nov 2020 22:54 Home Minister Amit Shah being presented with a memento during his visit to Bhagyalakshmi Ammavari Temple, in Hyderabad. (PTI Photo) On Saturday, Union Home Minister Amit Shah visited the Bhagyalakshmi temple while on a trip to Hyderabad to campaign for the …
  • Battle for Hyderabad: After heavyweights campaign, stage set for civic polls on Tuesday 30 Nov 2020 10:32 HYDERABAD: The stage is set for polling on Tuesday in the Hyderabad civic polls which witnessed a high decibel campaign resembling an Assembly or parliamentary election with top leaders from different parties participating in the electioneering. As many as …
  • GHMC district reports 63 containment zones ahead of elections 30 Nov 2020 09:13 Hyderabad: It is just a day to the GHMC elections polling day, and as many as 63 containment zones for COVID-19 have been identified under the GHMC limits, as per the data by the state health department. These include zones of Charminar, Khairatabad, …
  • KTR flays Amit Shah, says BJP knows only 'jumlas, hamlas' 30 Nov 2020 09:13 Hyderabad: TRS working president and municipal administration minister K.T. Rama Rao on Sunday questioned union home minister Amit Shah, saying, “tell me what did NDA do for Hyderabad during the last six years? Who brought prestigious Apple, Amazon, and …
  • Shah show surges saffron self-belief 30 Nov 2020 09:12 Hyderabad: An unprecedentedly massive crowd on both sides of the road to cheer union home minister Amit Shah gave a massive boost of confidence to the BJP about its performance in the GHMC elections on Saturday, the last day of the campaign. Shah arrived …
  • GHMC polls: BJP bigwigs, Owaisis engage in no-holds-barred attacks 30 Nov 2020 04:23 Hyderabad, Nov 29 (IANS) The election campaign for any municipal body in the country has not been so shrill as it has been for Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC), which is all set for polls on Tuesday. The campaign saw a bitter war of words …
  • BJP brings fear, we bring development: KTR 30 Nov 2020 03:04 Municipal Minister K.T. Rama Rao wound up his road shows for GHMC elections on Sunday evening with a full blast attack against the Bharatiya Janata Party and posing questions to a stream of BJP leaders visiting the city for election campaign. “We brought …
  • Amit Shah non-committal on changing Hyderabad’s name to Bhagyanagar 30 Nov 2020 00:04 Union Home Minister Amit Shah performs a puja at Bhagya Laxmi Temple at Charminar in the city on Sunday. pic:Rama Moorthy PHyderabad: Home minister Amit Shah on Sunday remained non-committal on changing the name of the city to Bhagyanagar. Replying to a …
  • Will eradicate nawab-nizam culture from Hyderabad: Amit Shah 29 Nov 2020 20:00 Home Minister Amit Shah at a roadshow in Hyderabad. (PTI)Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday claimed that the ruling TRS in Telangana and AIMIM have entered into a secret pact. “We don’t have a problem if TRS has a tie-up with AIMIM. But why hide it? …
  • Give in writing that Bangladeshis, Rohingyas have to be evicted and see government's response, says Amit Shah to Asad Owaisi 29 Nov 2020 14:43 HYDERABAD: Union home minister Amit Shah on Sunday asked All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi to give in writing that Bangladeshis and Rohingyas have to be evicted and then see the central government's response. While …
  • People will elect a BJP Mayor this time, says Amit Shah 29 Nov 2020 11:29 Asserting that the people of Telangana are angry and upset with the ruling TRS in Telangana and Asaduddin Owaisi’s “alliance”, Union Home Minister and top BJP leader Amit Shah on Sunday predicted this time Hyderabad will elect a BJP Mayor in the city’s …
  • People angry with TRS, AIMIM 'alliance': Amit Shah claims Hyderabad will elect BJP Mayor 29 Nov 2020 10:19 By PTI HYDERABAD: Asserting that the people of Telanganaare angry and upsetwith the ruling TRS in Telangana and Owaisi's "alliance", Union Home Minister and top BJP leader Amit Shah on Sunday predicted this time Hyderabad will elect a BJP …
  • Will give cops 15 minutes free hand to drive out Pakistanis, Afghans from Old City: BJP's Bandi Sanjay 29 Nov 2020 08:29 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: In a veiled reference to Akbaruddin Owaisi’s infamous '15-minute' remark, BJP state president and Karimnagar MP Bandi Kumar Sanjay on Sunday said within 24 hours after winning GHMC polls, BJP will give cops a free …
  • Pushkar visitors brave chilly weather at Tungabhadra ghats 29 Nov 2020 07:41 KURNOOL: With Tungabhadra Pushkarams coming to an end in next three days, visitors are heading to Pushkar ghats all along the course of the river in Kurnool district braving rains and chilly winds. Mantralayam and Sangameshwaram ghats are attracting the …
  • Yogi Adityanath wants to change Hyderabad’s Bhagya 29 Nov 2020 02:34 By Express News Service HYDERABAD:  Only if Hyderabad becomes ‘Bhagyanagar’ can the city be on the road to ‘vikas’ (development), said Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, while addressing a public meeting in Hyderabad on Saturday. Yogi’s visit …
  • Many convert GHMC polling day holiday into long weekend 28 Nov 2020 20:03 Hyderabad: Upset with political parties for not fulfilling their demands and losing interest in the municipal elections, many voters have decided to convert the voting day holiday on Tuesday, December 1, into  long weekend and escape from the city. The …
  • Pick 'progressive' TRS, not 'divisive forces', in Hyderabad civic body polls: CM to voters 28 Nov 2020 14:51 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Indirectly terming BJP leaders as "divisive forces", TRS president and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao appealed to the voters to support the 'progressive thinking TRS' in the Greater …
  • Steep hike in property tax upsets Secunderabad Cantonment residents 28 Nov 2020 11:57
  • Revival of lakes on priority list for Sainikpuri residents 28 Nov 2020 01:31 Hyderabad: When contesting candidates met them, on Friday, Sanikpuri residents made their demands be heard, loud and clear. Their key issues: Reopening of cantonment roads, revival and beautification of lakes, road widening and repair, removal of …
  • Two special trains from Tamil Nadu to Mumbai, six pairs of special trains extended till December 31 27 Nov 2020 18:02 By Express News Service CHENNAI: With an increase in passenger patronage, railways introduced two pairs of new trains from Coimbatore and Nagercoil to Mumbai and extended six pairs of special trains till December 31. Two special trains to Mumbai:  The …
  • Nivar effect: Two long distance trains diverted 27 Nov 2020 09:24 Secunderabad, Nov 27 (IANS): Two long distance trains, Thiruvananthapuram – Korba and Ahmedabad – Chennai, have been diverted due to the effects of the very severe cyclonic storm Nivar on Friday. “In view of the cyclonic weather conditions prevailing in …
  • Dasari Balaiah takes over as Regional Passport Officer 27 Nov 2020 04:59 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Dasari Balaiah, an IRS (C&CE) 2008 batch officer, has assumed charge as the Regional Passport Officer, following the transfer of Dr E Vishnu Vardhan Reddy, IFS, to Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), New Delhi.  …
  • In Karnataka, low positivity trend holds 27 Nov 2020 03:03 Kerala reported 5,378 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, and a test positivity rate of 9.6% for 55,996 samples. The active case pool stood at 64,486 cases. The Health Department added 27 more deaths to the list of fatalities. Six deaths were reported from …
  • T not using guillotine power against errant hosps: HC 27 Nov 2020 01:45 Hyderabad: Wondering whether the state was adopting a discriminatory approach against errant private hospitals by punishing small health facilities and letting corporate ones go scot-free, the high court on Thursday directed the state to furnish within two …
  • Battle for a city 26 Nov 2020 23:32 The BJP’s hopes for the GHMC, which encompasses 24 assembly seats across four districts, ride on expectations born of its recent electoral success in Telangana.Elections to the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) have always seen fierce …
  • Amit Shah, Nadda, Yogi, Fadnavis to campaign in Hyderabad for GHMC elections 26 Nov 2020 06:38 Hyderabad: The heat in the campaign for the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections are picking up and hitting the peak. The BJP has planned to deploy senior leaders in key positions both in the party and the government for campaigning in …
  • Old City fuming over use of 'surgical strike' phrase 26 Nov 2020 06:38 Hyderabad: The phrase, ‘surgical strikes’, has set off a debate laced with sarcasm and brimming with anger in one section of the people, particularly the Muslim community. On the other side, people are delighted because they feel it is high time this issue …
  • Hyderabad citizens demand one system for road repairs 26 Nov 2020 04:59 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: With roads in GHMC under jurisdiction of multiple agencies, citizens note that in this elections, the parties must focus on forming a common grievance redressal system for road repairs.  For instance, several roads in the …
  • Twin cities event managers take centrestage 26 Nov 2020 02:13 Express News Service HYDERABAD: The event professionals of the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad who always remain backstage making their clients events successful have come on to a centre stage. Off course, it was for a very noble cause to raise …
  • This Hyderabad man is all set for ‘1 crore steps in 2020’ world record 26 Nov 2020 02:12 Express News Service HYDERABAD: We’ve heard of Josh Machine. Those who are forever charged up about life. Now meet K Ravi Kumar, aka the Walking Machine, a Hyderabadi who has been walking for the last 26 years non-stop, every day of his life. Initially, he …
  • Engeyum Eppodhum actor wraps shooting of Tamil-Telugu bilingual 25 Nov 2020 09:50 By Chennaivision in Cinema News November 25, 2020 Actor Sharwanand who is known for his roles in JK Enum Nanbanin Vaazhkai and Engeyum Eppodhum has wrapped the shooting for his upcoming Tamil-Telugu bilingual. The movie is directed by Shree Karthick and …
  • SCR revises Guntur-Secunderabad special train schedule 25 Nov 2020 08:04 The South Central Railway (SCR) zone has revised the schedule of Guntur-Secunderabad-Guntur daily special train on Tuesday. “In order to facilitate the passengers, Indian Railways will run previously announced special trains between Guntur-Secunderabad- …
  • Be wary of TRS-MIM combine, warns BJYM chief 23 Nov 2020 23:55 Hyderabad: The BJP is not a family-run party and even a common man can be a top leader of the party, said Bharatiya Jana Yuva Morcha president Tejaswi Surya, a BJP MP. He was speaking during the ‘Change Hyderabad’ campaign, organised by the BJP state unit …
  • Hyderabad: Congress terms TRS manifesto for GHMC elections as a bundle of lies 23 Nov 2020 15:31 Former minister Mohd Ali Shabbir and TPCC high powered media committee for GHMC polls convenor Aamer Javeed speaking at a media conference.HYDERABAD: The Congress on Monday termed the GHMC-election manifesto of the ruling TRS as a bundle of lies and …
  • One killed, 4 injured in separate mishaps 23 Nov 2020 04:00 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: A 24-year-old man was killed and two others injured after the speeding two wheeler on which they were triple riding hit a divider in Bowenpally on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Dharmendra, a resident of Medchal. …
  • BJP Delhi leaders now galli leaders, says T Harish Rao 23 Nov 2020 03:57 By Express News Service SANGAREDDY: Finance Minister T Harish Rao took a dig at the BJP, stating that the national party is so desperate to the win the elections to GHMC that its Delhi (national) leaders were becoming galli (bylane) leaders. Speaking to …
  • Hyderabad Girl Amrin Qureshi Starring In Two Big Bollywood Films 23 Nov 2020 00:24 By Chennaivision in Cinema News, சினிமா செய்திகள் November 23, 2020 Pakka Hyderabadi girl, studied at Secunderabad Shiva Shivani Public School, Amrin Qureshi Starring in two big Hindi Films has become an interesting topic in the Industry. These two Hindi …
  • Flood-damaged road irks residents 22 Nov 2020 23:09 Secunderabad: A major B T road between Bapuji Nagar X Roads and Soujanya Colony in Bowenpally of Secunderabad Cantonment was damaged due to the recent floods. The loose gravel on the stretch is posing danger to motorists. “Are the officials of Secunderabad …
  • KTR rubbishes BJP's charge sheet against TRS govt, questions where are 12 crore jobs promised by Modi 22 Nov 2020 18:33 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Calling the "charge sheet" against TRS government, released on Sunday by Union Minister and BJP senior leader Prakash Javadekar a 'sollu puranam', the Municipal Administration and Urban Development …
  • 9 companies clear RFQ for Secunderabad cluster to run trains 20 Nov 2020 18:08 Nine private companies have cleared the first stage, Request for Qualification (RFQ), of Indian Railways two-stage competitive bidding procedure in their endeavour to run trains in the Secunderabad cluster under public private partnership (PPP). The nine …
  • Jana Sena opts out of GHMC race, backs BJP 20 Nov 2020 13:49 The Jana Sena party of popular Telugu actor Pawan Kalyan on Friday decided to pull out of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections and extend support to its ally Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Pawan Kalyan announced this after Union …
  • Telecaller jumps to death in Secunderabad 20 Nov 2020 09:59
  • Techie jumps to death from 6th floor in Hyderabad 20 Nov 2020 06:53 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: A 21-year-old employee of Tech Mahindra, Sushmitha, died by suicide by jumping off the six-storeyed office building in Secunderabad on Thursday. Police suspect that a failed relationship led to the extreme step. Sushmitha …
  • Three held in Secunderabad with drugs worth Rs 10 lakhs 20 Nov 2020 06:30 Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], November 20 (ANI): Three alleged drug peddlers were arrested in Bowenpally area of Secunderabad here on Thursday and 200 grams of illegal drug Mephedrone (MD) worth Rs 10 lakhs was recovered from their possession, police said …
  • TRS dumps 7 corporators, keeps MLAs’ wives guessing 20 Nov 2020 00:30 Hyderabad: While maintaining suspense on announcing the names of candidates, including family members of MLAs and mayor Bonthu Rammohan’s spouse, the TRS on Thursday released the second list of candidates with 20 names. The party announced the first list …
  • Include road closure in manifesto: Citizens to parties 20 Nov 2020 00:28 Hyderabad: Voters of Kapra, AS Rao Nagar and Malkajgiri are urging all the major political parties to include ‘road closure’ issue in their manifestos. “Our main demand is reopening 21 of the 25 civilian wards. We appeal to the political parties to include …
  • Race to run private trains inches closer to financial bid 19 Nov 2020 16:24 The Indian Railways said on Thursday that four companies — Cube Highways and Infrastructure, GMR Highways, IRB Infrastructure Developers Limited and Megha Engineering & Infrastructures — have been shortlisted to financially bid for running passenger …
  • Pope Francis appoints Poola Anthony as Archbishop of Hyderabad 19 Nov 2020 14:13 On transfer from Kurnool, where he served for 12 years, Poola Anthony was named as Archbishop of Hyderabad.HYDERABAD: Pope Francis on Thursday appointed Bishop Poola Anthony as Archbishop to the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Hyderabad. On transfer from …
  • Woman techie jumps to death in Hyderabad 19 Nov 2020 12:18 Share00 A 21-year-old techie jumped to death from a multistorey building of a leading information technology company in Hyderabad on Thursday. According to the police, the techie jumped from the sixth floor of Tech Mahindra building in Secunderabad. She …
  • Telangana poll panel stalls flood aid; protests erupt 19 Nov 2020 06:40 Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Telangana State Election Commission (TSEC) on Wednesday directed the State government to put off the disbursement of Rs 10,000 flood relief to rain-affected families in Hyderabad till the GHMC election. The SEC stalled …
  • Thousands queue up to apply for Rs 10K flood relief in Hyderabad 18 Nov 2020 07:38 Share00 Stampede-like situation prevailed as thousands of persons queued up at Mee Seva centres in Hyderabad and surrounding areas to apply for Rs 10,000 aid from the Telangana government for every household affected by the recent heavy rains and floods. …
  • Telangana Congress surprised but says it is ‘well prepared’ 18 Nov 2020 06:53 Congress, although surprised by the release of GHMC election schedule, appears confident of a better performance than in the 2016 elections when it won just two seats. The party has strong reasons to believe it could improve its tally this time. One reason …
  • Srinivasa Rao takes charge as new ADRM 18 Nov 2020 04:33 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: D Srinivasa Rao has taken charge as the new Additional DRM (Infrastructure) of the Vijayawada Division of South Central Railway (SCR) from MVS Ramaraju, who has been transferred and posted as Chief Engineer ( …
  • ‘Green Channel’ helps transport live organs in Hyderabad 16 Nov 2020 23:47 How much time will it take for you to travel a distance of 36.8 km from Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Shamshabad to Secunderabad in rush hours? It will be not less than two hours. But a few days ago, Hyderabad and Cyberabad police ensured it took …
  • Rs 50 lakh unaccounted cash seized from gold trader 16 Nov 2020 07:23 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Jaggaiahpet police busted a hawala racket by catching a gold trader red-handed while he was transporting money to Kolkata from Secunderabad.The cops seized Rs 50 lakh unaccounted cash from him during vehicle check at …
  • GHMC on park beautification spree 16 Nov 2020 00:57 The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) is developing 50 major theme parks across the city with an estimated cost of ₹134.23 crore this year (2020-21) that are expected to be open for public in phases. As part of the concept, a total of 30 …