Hyderabad Metro Rail is ready for launch, waiting PM's confirmation: Minister

Hyderabad | Thursday, Sep 21 2017 IST

Telangana Minister for Municipal Administration and Urban Developmnt, KT Rama Rao today said the Hyderabad Metro Rail, the world's largest PPP mode venture project, would be ready to service on the Na

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Moderate quake strikes New Zealand

Wellington |Wednesday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST

A 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck a few hundred kilometres off the southern coast of New Zealand on Wednesday, the country's seismic service said.

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Marriage racket busted in Hyderabad, 8 Arab nationals held

Hyderabad | Wednesday, Sep 20 2017 IST

Hyderabad City police today busted a marriage racket and arrested 20 persons including eight Arab nationals along with three qazis and a local women. According Deputy Commissioner of Police (South Zon

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Kenya 'unlikely' to host CHAN, former federation boss claims

Nairobi |Tuesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

Kenya chances of hosting the 2018 Africa Home Nations Championships (CHAN) hinge on a 'miracle' the country's former football chief claimed.

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Light to moderate rain to occur in AP, Telangana

Hyderabad | Tuesday, Sep 19 2017 IST

Light to moderate rain or thundershowers is likely to occur at many places in Telangana and Coastal Andhra Pradesh while the same will occur at isolated places in Rayalaseema during the next 48 hour

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Goods train derails in UP

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST

The engine of a goods train derailed in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur on Tuesday, an official said.

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Light to moderate rains likely in coastal AP

Visakhapatnam | Tuesday, Sep 19 2017 IST

Light to moderate rain or thundershowers are likely to occur at many places in north coastal Andhra Pradesh, during the next 48 hours, officials said here today. According to Cyclone Warning Centre (

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Hyderabad to host Indian Photography Festival 2017 from Sep 21

Hyderabad | Monday, Sep 18 2017 IST

The third Edition of Indian Photography Festival (IPF) 2017 will be held at the state Gallery of Art, Madhapur, from September 21 to October 8. The event is being organised by the Telangana Govern

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Final arguments continue in murder case against Dera chief

Panchkula (Haryana) |Monday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST

Final arguments in a murder case against Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and others continued on Monday with the statements of 59 witnesses being read out in the CBI special court here.

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Dera violence: Honeypreet tops most wanted list

Chandigarh |Monday, 2017 12:15:04 PM IST

The Haryana Police on Monday released a list of the most wanted people for the violence by Dera Sacha Sauda sect followers last month. Sect Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's close aide Honeypreet Kaur

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Rajnath to address public meeting in support of state BJP demand for official celebration of Hyderabad Liberation Day

Hyderabad | Sunday, Sep 17 2017 IST

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will address a massive public meeting christened "Sankalpa Sabha" in Nizamabad this afternoon in support of the Telangana unit of BJP's demand for official celebrati

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Telangana marks Hyderabad merger day

Hyderabad |Sunday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST

The merger of Hyderabad with the Indian union in 1948 was celebrated across Telangana on Sunday, with the unfurling of the national flag at the offices of political parties.

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