The Andhra Pradesh government plans to set up an animation and gaming city in Hyderabad to promote the industry.
At least 11 undertrial prisoners undergoing treatment for mental sickness at the Institute of Mental Health in Eragadda in Hyderabad escaped from the prisoners ward of the mental hospital even as seven of them were nabbed later from different parts of the city, police said today.
Two policemen were stabbed to death by unidentifed people in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh, prompting a full scale investigation into the matter.
A software employee from Karnataka, who was working with an IT major in Hyderabad, allegedly committed suicide by jumping from the third-floor of a building in the city's Singapore Township.
Unidentified persons today broke into a branch of Mahesh Bank in AS Rao Nagar in Hyderabad and made away with over 14 kg of gold kept in the strongroom.
Two people from Bihar were arrested by the Cyberabad police on charges of raping a 18-year-old girl at Sheriguda village on the city outskirts.
Five persons were arrested on Monday from Hyderabad for allegedly duping investors to the tune of Rs 80 lakh in name of running a multi-level marketing (MLM) scheme.
A middle-aged man was today arrested for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl in Mahabubnagar district of Andhra Pradesh in an "inebriated" condition, police said.
A three-month-old girl today died allegedly due to dehydration after her mother took her along to a state government programme in Nizamabad district.
A man allegedly raped a nine-year-old girl living in his neighbourhood and later shut her inside a cupboard in his room in Hyderabad before fleeing, police said today.
A software engineer murdered his wife and mother-in-law for allegedly harassing him and later surrendered before the police.
Cyberabad Police today bound over 17 persons, including three students, in two separate cases for one year for allegedly indulging in unlawful activities.
The Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA) plans to develop major projects worth several crores of rupees around Hyderabad, though there is an ongoing dispute over the city's status after the proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.
At least 12 students of a government primary school and two teachers were today hospitalised after drinking "adulterated" water stored in a tank on school premises in Nizamabad district, police said.
A two-and-half year old boy kidnapped from the city on November 2 for ransom was rescued and his abductors, including a woman, were arrested from West Bengal.