Tuesday, 17 May, 2022

Topic: Hyderabad

Four arrested in connection with rape and murder of woman veterinarian in Hyderabad

The incident has sparked national outrage with many leaders, including Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi expressing grief and shock.

Jwala Gutta: For Telangana rape-murder blame our society, not just police or government

I have never felt unsafe in Hyderabad. Hard to believe that such a horrific crime happened in the city.

Twitter’s odd silence on Hyderabad rape & PM Modi’s copy-paste congrats to Thackeray

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

Human error may have caused Hyderabad train collision that trapped driver for 8 hours

The driver, who is on ventilator at a private hospital, has been booked on charges including endangering public safety.

BJP storms govt offices with Tricolour to push demand for ‘Hyderabad Liberation Day’

BJP wants anniversary of Hyderabad's 1948 annexation to India recognised as 'Hyderabad independence day', and says TRS opposes the move over 'communal concerns'.

Long hours, no promotions — Constable resigns, says job is costing him a prospective wife

An engineering graduate, S Pratap in his resignation cited the poor career growth prospects frontline policemen have, and pointed out that most retire as constables.

BJP gets ready to win over Telangana with ‘Hyderabad Mukti Divas’ celebration

BJP will mark 17 September — day state of Hyderabad became part of Indian Union — as ‘Hyderabad Mukti Divas’. Plans include first big Amit Shah rally.

Amazon opens its largest campus in the world in Hyderabad

Hyderabad campus is Amazon’s first owned building outside US, spans 1.8 million sq ft of office space – about 50 times the footprint of the Taj Mahal’s.

Experts to probe ‘medical negligence’ in Karnataka IPS officer Madhukar Shetty’s death

Five months after his death in Hyderabad, Karnataka forms panel to probe suspicions that line of treatment to Madhukar Shetty was 'flawed'.

NDA govt took measures, including keeping prices under check, to help the middle class: PM Modi

The prime minister said that it was his government after Atal Bihari Vajpayee's that had brought prices under control unlike the erstwhile Congress government.

On Camera


Representational image | Photo: Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg

Indian law needs to account for women, make finance inclusive

Indian women face multiple barriers in accessing finance in an equitable manner. Research suggests adding a gender lens to existing laws and financial products is crucial.
Vehicles at a petrol pump station in Bengaluru, on 4 March 2021 | Photo: Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg

Heatwave sends Indians into air-conditioned cars for relief, petrol sales soar

Petrol sales have gone up 14% during 1-15 May from the corresponding period in April, a considerable amount especially in comparison to other fuels.


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Desi defence start-up helps Army go off decades-long dependence on imported cold-weather gear

While AROO does research on the product, manufacturing is handled by another company with which it has a tie-up. The first set of AROO gear was delivered in second half of 2021.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.