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  • Wifi
    Apr 16, 2015 22:56 IST

    Now free Wi-Fi for visitors at Hussain Sagar Lake in Hyderabad

    From now on, people visiting the Hussain Sagar Lake straddling the twin-cities can take a selfie at the scenic lake and post it to their social networks instantly – free of cost.

  • Satya Nadella
    Feb 05, 2014 01:05 IST

    Hyderabad celebrates Nadella's elevation

    The news of Satya Nadella taking over as CEO of software giant Microsoft indeed called for a celebration, particularly in his hometown Hyderabad. “Oh! We are delighted. It’s our very own Satya!” exclaimed Nadella's schoolmate.

  • Kerala
    Nov 27, 2013 02:16 IST

    Kerala hills sitting on a green volcano

    The Kerala hills are on the boil because people fear they will be thrown out of their land once the state government implements the Kasturirangan panel report on measures to protect the ecologically sensitive areas of the Western Ghats.

  • Cyclone
    Nov 24, 2013 19:10 IST

    Andhra braces itself for another cyclone on Nov 28

    Just days after being hit by Cyclone Helen, Andhra Pradesh is bracing itself to face another cyclone, which would cross the state coast on November 28, the Indian Meterological Department said today.

  • Char minar, Charminar, Hyderabad
    Nov 20, 2013 23:55 ISTin focus

    Two states of Hyderabad: residents of the city concerned about its future

    Telangana protagonists refer to history and geography to build a case for the slogan 'Hyderabad hamara hein', and Seema-Andhraites – dominating the IT, pharma and realty sectors in terms of investment and employment – claim it for their contribution in building modern Hyderabad.

  • Nov 20, 2013 23:53 IST

    Andhra AIS officers may not have the right to choose

    The ministry of personnel had told the Group of Ministers (GoM), looking into the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, that officers of All India Services (AIS) like Indian Administrative Service (IAS) or India Police Service (IPS) should not be given option to select the state as there were very few senior officers who belong to Telangana region.

  • Aug 10, 2008 22:18 IST

    Protest against ban on live music at pubs

    People of various walks of life today staged a protest against the police imposing a ban on playing of live music and dancing at pubs in the city.

  • Aug 11, 2008 12:15 IST

    Telugu superstar Chiranjeevi forays into politics

    Andhra Pradesh politics took a glamorous turn with Telugu superstar Chiranjeevi beginning his much-awaited political journey by inaugurating the office of his party.

  • Aug 13, 2008 16:01 IST

    Six washed away in floodwaters

    Six persons were washed away in floodwaters of the Neerakatte dam near Uppinangady. While police fished out one body, efforts were on to trace the other five who went missing.

  • Aug 14, 2008 12:17 IST

    Six killed as school van falls into river

    At least six people, including three schoolchildren, were killed when the van they were travelling in fell into a river in spate in Karnataka's coastal town of Mangalore.

  • Aug 14, 2008 14:38 IST

    Five 'minor' blasts in Chikmagalur

    Panic prevailed after five low intensity blasts in a span of ten minutes occurred in Chikmagalur, following which security was stepped up in the city.

  • Aug 17, 2008 22:02 ISTNew 'star' on the block

    'Kalam inspired me to join politics'

    Popular actor Chiranjeevi formally announced his entry into politics, with assembly polls just eight months away, reports Ashok Das.

  • Aug 19, 2008 00:36 IST

    Sivakasi fireworks, made in China

    Sivakasi firecrackers made in China? Ganesan gets his firecrackers made in China, and then obfuscates where they are made, reports MRVenkatesh.

  • Aug 19, 2008 16:46 IST

    Former SIMI activists still being questioned

    Two former SIMI activists, picked up by police last night, were still being questioned, police sources said.

  • Aug 19, 2008 19:19 IST

    Evidence not enough in nun's murder: CBI

    The CBI team investigating the mysterious death of a nun, told the Kerala HC it has information but does not have enough evidence to implicate the accused.