Written by Uma Sudhir | Monday October 26, 2015, Hyderabad
With Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari set to arrive in India this week for the India-Africa summit, families of 11 Indian engineers who were arrested in Nigeria 16 months ago are appealing to the Central government to take up their cause with the African leader.
The prestigious Missile Complex in Hyderabad, which houses research units of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), was renamed after late President APJ Abdul Kalam on the occasion of his 84th birth anniversary on Thursday.
Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday October 14, 2015, Hyderabad
Hyderabad currently serves as the capital of two states and that means two chief ministers, many ministers and a governor whizzing down its roads at any given time, apart from visiting dignitaries. The city's traffic police says it will soon have in place a green channel to ensure that "VIP movement" does not inconvenience citizens.
The Hyderabad traffic police which is on a special drive to curb drunken driving during daytime to curtail those who endanger their lives and others have registered 82 cases, a police official said here today.
Written by Uma Sudhir | Sunday October 04, 2015, Hyderabad
A 40-year-old man was chased down and beaten to death with iron rods by two persons inside the premises of a restaurant in Hyderabad in full public view. The shocking visuals of the incident were caught on the CCTV camera.
The 'Car-Free-Thursday' initiative launched in the IT corridor in Hyderabad to encourage IT/ITeS sector employees to use public transport, carpools, cycles and walk to work, seems to be making notable headway in the city.