South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 8, 2013
Congress-affiliated National Students Union of India (NSUI) today demanded that Hyderabad be made a permanent capital of proposed Telangana state and the Seemandhra region which comprises coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema.
South | Radhika Iyer | Saturday August 3, 2013
With the announcement of a new Telangana state, a sense of fear and insecurity has crept in among the thousands of students from all over Andhra Pradesh waiting to make a career in Hyderabad, which is supposed to remain the common capital for the next ten years. The restive students are now seeking clarity on whether or not their jobs will remain s...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 30, 2013
Students, employees and other supporters of united Andhra Pradesh today continued protests in the Rayalaseema and coastal Andhra regions, amid indications that the ruling Congress would take a decision in favour of separate Telangana.
South | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday June 20, 2013
Nearly 50 students of a private school in Hyderabad had a narrow escape today after the school bus in which they were travelling accidentally caught fire.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 13, 2013
Pro-Telangana students on Thursday clashed with police on the Osmania University (OU) campus in Hyderabad for the second consecutive day, demanding that they be allowed to take out a rally towards the State Assembly.
South | Uma Sudhir (With IANS inputs) | Wednesday June 12, 2013
The students of the Osmania University in Hyderabad today clashed with the police while marching towards the state Assembly seeking permission to organise a march on Friday. The police had to fire tear gas shells to disperse the students.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 15, 2013
The MoU was signed between the IT minister and Nelson Mattos, vice president (Europe & Emerging Markets), Google.
South | Uma Sudhir | Saturday May 4, 2013
A 19-year-old college student in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district has alleged that she is being blackmailed by four college students, two of who raped her a few weeks ago and filmed the sexual attack on a cellphone.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 14, 2013
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy today announced an assistance of Rs 15 lakh for the Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST) students who intend to pursue professional post-graduation studies abroad.
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir; edited by Mala Das | Friday March 15, 2013
Beaming graduates' photos on the notice board transmit the success rate of Brain Tree, a training institute for civil service aspirants in the Himayatnagar area of Hyderabad.
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir; edited by Shamik Ghosh | Friday March 15, 2013
Beaming faces smile at us from the photographs put up on the notice board at Brain Tree, a training institute for civil service aspirants in the Himayatnagar area of Hyderabad.
India News | Reported by Radhika Iyer, edited by Samira Shaikh | Friday February 22, 2013
Vijay Kumar, 24, was shopping for text books when two bombs ripped through the busy market in Hyderabad's Dilsukhnagar neighbourhood.
Cities | Reported by Uma Sudhir, edited by Samira Shaikh | Thursday February 14, 2013
Police orders parks to remain closed till the evening, students protest
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 29, 2012
Scores of people, mostly students, held a candle light vigil at Tank Bund here this evening condoling death of the 23-year-old student 'Amanat' (NOT her real name).
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 20, 2012
A large number of students in Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh took out a rally on Thursday against the alleged gang-rape of a girl in Delhi.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 20, 2012
Around 100 hostel students of a private college in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh were hospitalised for suspected food poisoning, police said on Thursday.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 13, 2012
Hyderabad police have busted a racket of tampering with answer sheets of Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) in Hyderabad with the arrest of 12 people on Thursday.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 23, 2012
Three engineering students have been arrested for allegedly ragging a junior in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, police said on Friday.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday September 30, 2012
On a day a pro-Telangana march is being held in Hyderabad, the situation is tense at the Osmania University - so far, the epicentre of protests for separate statehood. The police resorted to lathi-charge and firing tear gas shells after students tried to break the security cordon as they approached the Necklace Road, the destination of today's rall...
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Thursday September 27, 2012
At Hyderabad's Osmania University today, for four hours, a group of 200 students tried to defy the police stationed there to march towards the state government's headquarters. The purpose of the rally was to honour the memory of Konda Bapuji, an activist at the frontlines of the movement for a new Telangana state. But the march today was also inten...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 18, 2012
Tension prevailed on the Osmania University campus in Hyderabad on Monday after students clashed with policemen, who lobbed teargas shells on protesters indulging in stone pelting.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 13, 2012
Two students sustained injuries when they were thrashed with a cable wire by their headmaster for not wearing uniforms, it is unofficially known.
South | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday September 6, 2012
A college in Andhra Pradesh failed to take any action after videos surfaced showing students being kicked and pushed around; some are seen on camera being ordered to inflate condoms into balloons.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday August 13, 2012
The Andhra Pradesh government on Sunday held discussions with the managements of private professional colleges over the issue of reimbursement of fees.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 28, 2012
Over 1,000 medical students from across the country will attend 'OSMECON 2012', a National Conference to be held at the Osmania Medical College in Hyderabad.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 22, 2012
Eleven students of Mandalpraja Parishad Primary School at Mulagandi village in Sakenetipalli Mandal of East Goadavari district on Saturday suffered food poisoning.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday July 20, 2012
Days after the controversy over students with zero marks qualifying for engineering seats in Andhra Pradesh, students aspiring to become doctors came out on the road today, supported by politically backed student organisations, alleging that medical college seats were being sold for anywhere between Rs 60 lakh and Rs 1 crore per seat.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 19, 2012
Police on Thursday foiled an attempt to take out a rally to the state assembly by pro-Telangana students of Osmania University who were demanding that legislators from Telangana not vote for United Progressive Alliance (UPA) candidate Pranab Mukherjee in the presidential election.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 25, 2012
In a move to spread awareness on Right to Information Act (RTI), a forum for teachers from various institutions have joined hands to educate the students and others on the landmark transparency legislation enacted in 2005. The need for the forum was felt as public awareness on RTI is low even after seven years of enacting the law, despite the effor...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday April 30, 2012
Bodies of three students, who went missing and were feared dead after drowning at the Kakinada beach were recovered on Monday, police said.