Eight injured as lift plummets four floors in Hyderabad

Eight injured as lift plummets four floors in Hyderabad

Eight people attending an engagement ceremony sustained injuries after a malfunctioning lift plunged four floors at the Kirana Grand Hotel in Hyderabad. Following the incident, the Nagole police of Rachakonda booked cases against the management for negligence in maintaining the lift.  On Sunday, at around 3 p.m., the group, identified as Veerabrahmama, Ravi Shanker Reddy, … Read more

Husband’s failed job promise leads to wife’s kidnap; three arrested

Husband’s failed job promise leads to wife’s kidnap; three arrested

  Amid rising online job frauds, a job promise made on ground went terribly wrong in Suraram. Suraram police on Sunday rescued a woman kidnapped by a few locals who were promised jobs in Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) by her husband, an ex-employee of the corporation. Elizabeth Rani, a resident of Suraram Mutyalabasti was kidnapped … Read more

Man nabbed for setting a two-wheeler on fire in Hyderabad

Man nabbed for setting a two-wheeler on fire in Hyderabad

A former patient of Institute of Mental Health (IMH), Erragadda, was apprehended by police for setting a parked two-wheeler on fire and stealing another one. Police said Mohd Feroz Khan alias Pavan Kumar (25) also stole a two-wheeler from Necklace Road. “The theft and fire mishap was reported on the evening of May 22. We … Read more

A State without a capital yet

A State without a capital yet

People thronging the market near Char Minar in Hyderabad. | Photo Credit: ANI Just days before the deadline of June 2, 2024, the day when Hyderabad will cease to be the joint capital of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, the political class in residual Andhra Pradesh maintains a stoic silence on the issue of choosing a … Read more

Political meetings send commuting time haywire in Hyderabad

Political meetings send commuting time haywire in Hyderabad

In the lead-up to the Lok Sabha elections, Hyderabad witnessed a series of traffic diversions due to various political events. Since March, commuters have faced persistent traffic snarls, particularly along the Begumpet, Somajiguda and Panjagutta stretch, as authorities prepare for polling scheduled on May 13. Citizens have experienced mounting delays and disruptions in their daily … Read more

Elusive Turmeric board and hardships of Gulf migrants still a key issue in Nizamabad

Elusive Turmeric board and hardships of Gulf migrants still a key issue in Nizamabad

It was in 2019 that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Dharmapuri Arvind created a record of sorts by writing a bond and declaring that he would quit his Lok Sabha membership if he failed to get the much-awaited Turmeric Board for Nizamabad district. Riding on the promise, turmeric farmers in this progressive constituency voted for … Read more

Hyderabad | Traffic restrictions in Kukatpally and R.C. Puram traffic police limits on May 1 in view of Congress’ corner meeting

Hyderabad | Traffic restrictions in Kukatpally and R.C. Puram traffic police limits on May 1 in view of Congress’ corner meeting

Cyberabad traffic police issued traffic restrictions which will be in place in Kukatpally and R.C. Puram traffic police limits on May 1, 2024 in view of Congress’ corner meetings. The image is used for representative purpose only. | Photo Credit: K.V.S. GIRI   The Cyberabad traffic police have issued traffic restrictions in view of a … Read more

Jubilee Hills police reopens the March 2022 accident case involving former Bodhan MLA’s son

Jubilee Hills police reopens the March 2022 accident case involving former Bodhan MLA’s son

The Jubilee Hills police have reopened the accident case of March 2022, involving the former Bodhan MLA Shakeel Aamir’s son Raheel Aamir, in which a two-month-old boy was killed at the Jubilee Hills check post. Officials from the Jubilee Hills police said that they were re-examining the case and would be making further progress based … Read more