BJP’s promise to Telangana voters on governance, will rename Hyderabad, other Muslim sounding cities if voted to power

The BJP has promised to change the name of Hyderabad and its twin city Secunderabad if the party is voted to power in the upcoming assembly polls. BJP MLA Raja Singh, who had earned notoriety for justifying attacks on Dalits in the past, said that Hyderabad will be renamed as Bhagyanagar. He said that names of … Read more

Upper caste father calls daughter and Dalit son-in-law to buy them gift, then nearly chops off daughter’s hand

In yet another horrifying incident of inter-caste marriage meeting a violent fate, an upper-caste father nearly chopped off his daughter’s hand after inviting the newly-wed couple for a conciliatory talk. The incident, which took place in Hyderabad’s SR Nagar area on Wednesday, was captured on a CCTV camera. According to reports, Manoharachary had called his daughter … Read more

Sri Reddy accuses Sachin Tendulkar of extra-marital affair with Telugu film actress

Actress Sri Reddy had shot to fame in April this year after staged a topless protest against what she said was a rampant casting couch in the Telugu film industry. Justifying her decision to go topless, Reddy had said that she was being denied roles in the regional films because of her decision to not … Read more

Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat slams Telangana’s caretaker CM KCR for poll schedule, calls it ‘preposterous and unacceptable’

The Election Commission on Friday slammed Telangana’s caretaker chief minister, K Chandrasekhar Rao’s announcement of poll schedule for the state. Calling KCR’s announcement of the poll schedule ‘preposterous and unacceptable,’ Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat said, “In fact the Commission found it preposterous on the part of any political functionary to have come out any election … Read more

“Everyone knows that Rahul Gandhi is biggest buffoon in the country”

Hours after recommending dissolution of the Telangana assembly, Chief Minister K Chandrasekar Rao launched a tirade against Congress President Rahul Gandhi calling him ‘the biggest buffoon in the country.’ Speaking to reporters, KCR said, “Everyone knows what Rahul Gandhi is…Biggest buffoon. He’s the biggest buffoon in the country. Whole country has seen how he went to … Read more

Telangana assembly dissolved, elections likely with Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh

In a major decision, Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Thursday recommended in favour of dissolving the state assembly, paving way for early elections. Telangana Governor ESL Narasimhan dissolved the state Assembly on a recommendation by the state cabinet after Rao met him and presented the resolution of the Council of Ministers. The Governor while … Read more

Depression due to child’s disability may have forced Telugu actress’s daughter to commit suicide

The alleged suicide by the daughter of a Telugu film actress, Annapurna, has stunned people in Hyderabad. 35-year-old Keerthi’s body was found hanging from the ceiling on Saturday morning. Keerthi was married to one Venkatakrishna around four years ago. According to report, her husband was travelling from Bengaluru to Hyderabad on Friday night. After he … Read more

Hyderabad cab drivers kills friend for peeping into mother’s washroom

A cab driver in Hyderabad has allegedly stabbed his friend to death after he claimed to have caught him of peeping into his mother’s washroom as she bathed some time last month. Police said that the cab driver, who committed the crime in Hyderabad’s Serlingampally area, later surrendered before them. The accused, identified as R … Read more

How village mob kill Google techie in Karnataka on WhatsApp rumour

In continuation with the string of mob-lynching incidents based on WhatsApp rumours, a 32-year-old Google techie was beaten to death by a mob in Karnataka‘s Bidar on Friday evening. The incident occurred on Friday in Murki village of Bidar District. 3 people from Hyderabad were visiting their friend in Murki. Victims, identified as Mohammad Azam, … Read more

Swami Paripoornananda banned from entering Hyderabad for six months

The Hyderabad Police’s decision on Wednesday to ban Swami Paripoornananda, a Hindu religious leader, from the city for six months for allegedly making provocative statements against other communities. The decision came precisely two days after Telangana Police meted out a similar treatment to film critic Kathi Mahesh by externing him from Hyderabad for six months for … Read more

Killer of Indian student from Telangana caught on CCTV, Kansas Police release video

In a horrific incident, a 26-year-old Indian student from Telangana was killed in the United States after unknown persons opened fire at a restaurant in Kansas City. The killer, a black person, has been caught on the CCTV, installed both inside and outside the restaurant, where the shooting took place. The deceased, identified as Sharath … Read more

Asaduddin Owaisi dares PM Modi, Amit Shah to contest from Hyderabad

AIMIM President and MP, Asaduddin Owaisi, has dared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to contest the next Lok Sabha elections from Hyderabad adding that both will face humiliating defeat. Addressing a public rally on Friday night, Owaisi said, “Mr Modi, you contest a seat from here also. If not fighting, send your Shah. I am telling … Read more

Sri Reddy taunts Nani, who she accused of sexually abusing her, makes surprising comments on Jr NTR

Sri Reddy has constantly been in spotlight since she sensationally staged a protest in April this year alleging casting couch against certain producers. She also went public against actor Nani accusing him of sexually abusing her and scuttling her chances to be a part of this year’s Bigg Boss Telugu season 2. Of course, both … Read more

Osmania University Results 2018 declared @

Osmania University Result 2018: The Osmania University (OU) has declared the results of annual examinations of BA/BCom/BSc I, II & III year on its official website The Osmania University BA/B.Com/B.Sc exams were held from 6 March to 9 April 2018. The result for following courses has been released: Bachelor of Arts (BA) Bachelor of … Read more

Mecca Masjid blast case: NIA’s prosecutor had ABVP connection

The NIA court earlier this week acquitted all five accused including Swami Aseemanand in the Mecca Masjid blast case in Hyderabad. 14 people were killed in the blasts, while more than 50 were injured. The trial began in 2015, when the NIA, which reports to the central government, appointed N Harinath a posecutor. Many questions … Read more

Telugu actress Sri Reddy stages topless protest against casting couch

Telugu film actor Sri Reddy on Saturday staged a topless protest against casting couch in the Tollywood film industry. “Why Telugu actors like me don’t get a chance. They should give 75% chances to Telugu people in films. I want membership in Telugu film chamber. Why are they not giving it? I have done three … Read more

News anchor commits suicide, leaves suicide note

A TV news anchor committed suicide in Hyderabad late on Sunday night by jumping off the fifth floor of her apartment. 36-year-old Radhika Reddy, a resident of Moosapet area in Hyderabad, worked with a Telugu channel, V6. Cops have recovered a suicide note from her bag. In her suicide note, Reddy said, “Due to depression I am killing … Read more

“Smriti Irani, I am sending my kids to Parliament, they will question you and haunt you”

Mother of Dalit scholar Rahith Vemula, who committed suicide on Hyderabad University campus in January 2016, has warned the Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani that she was sending her children to the parliament primarily to question and haunt her. Speaking at an event, organised to commemorate the second death anniversary of her son, … Read more

Hajj subsidy withdrawn: Asaduddin Owaisi highlights double-standards even as he supports decision

Moments after the Centre’s Narendra Modi government announced the withdrawal of Hajj subsidy, AIMIM President Asaduddin Owaisi posed three questions to the BJP governments both at the Centre and in states. In a series of tweets, Owaisi asked, “Haj Subsidy BJP /RSS had called It appeasement,vote Bank Pol my Qs to BJP will you bring … Read more

Cross-country woman rider Sana Iqbal’s death takes new twist

The tragic death of cross-country woman motorcycle rider Sana Iqbal has taken a new twist after her mother alleged that it was a “pre-planned murder” pointing finger of suspicion at the deceased’s husband. However, the police continue to maintain that Iqbal’s death was due to a road accident. 29-year-old Iqbal, who undertook a solo expedition … Read more