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Hyderabad's heritage Secunderabad Club damaged by major blaze, no casualties reported
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Hyderabad's heritage Secunderabad Club damaged by major blaze, no casualties reported

It was a major fire and based on preliminary investigation the cause of the fire is suspected to be a short circuit, a police official said

South Central Railway invites applications for 40 Paramedical Staff posts; check details here
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South Central Railway invites applications for 40 Paramedical Staff posts; check details here

The selected candidates will be posted at Central Railway Hospital Lallaguda, Secunderabad. The contract will be valid till 31 March, 2022

Anand Vishwanadha on his versatile poetry collection Stray Birds, and what birdwatching brings to his life
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Anand Vishwanadha on his versatile poetry collection Stray Birds, and what birdwatching brings to his life

Anand Vishwanadha's Stray Birds reads like a birder’s journal, but one that has been pruned to hold only the most memorable images and resultant thoughts.

IRCTC shares climb 5% in early trade as select passenger train services to resume from 12 May
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IRCTC shares climb 5% in early trade as select passenger train services to resume from 12 May

The Indian Railways will gradually resume passenger train services from 12 May and will ask passengers to arrive at the station at least an hour before departure, the national transporter said on Sunday.

Coronavirus Outbreak: South Central Railways to convert 60 train coaches into isolation wards by 10 April
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Coronavirus Outbreak: South Central Railways to convert 60 train coaches into isolation wards by 10 April

South Central Railway has decided to convert its passenger coaches into isolation units to house coronavirus patients

In Raja Deen Dayal's 19th-century albumen prints, discovering the Deccan's archaeological heritage
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In Raja Deen Dayal's 19th-century albumen prints, discovering the Deccan's archaeological heritage

An album of 58 albumen prints by Deen Dayal, originally commissioned for the Nizam of Hyderabad in 1888, is going under the hammer as a complete album at Mumbai-based auction house, Prinseps' first-ever live sale on 17 November.

AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi appeals to Muslim community to defeat BJP in upcoming municipality election in state
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AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi appeals to Muslim community to defeat BJP in upcoming municipality election in state

AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi has appealed to the Muslim community to defeat BJP in the state. The AIMIM leader went on to say that BJP, who won Nizamabad parliamentary seat, may occupy the post of Mayor as well. AIMIM, on the other hand, managed to win just one seat, Hyderabad, which went to party chief Asaduddin Owaisi.

With BJP surging in Telangana, expect party to intensify anti-KCR campaign, make use of lessons from Bengal
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With BJP surging in Telangana, expect party to intensify anti-KCR campaign, make use of lessons from Bengal

With the NDA not in the need of any fresh allies, the BJP is plannnig to corner KCR over his Muslim appeasement politics in Telangana; KCR's embracing of AIMIM is likely to be the main political plank of BJP in the coming days

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Over 62% polling in Telangana; Khammam records highest, low voter turnout in Hyderabad
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: Over 62% polling in Telangana; Khammam records highest, low voter turnout in Hyderabad

Telangana recorded 62.69 percent in the April 11 polling across 17 Lok Sabha constituencies, where former Union minister Renuka Chowdhury and AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi are among prominent candidates in the fray

In Maharashtra's Wardha, Narendra Modi shares stage with Shiv Sena leaders, targets Sharad Pawar for 'encouraging' dynastic rule
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In Maharashtra's Wardha, Narendra Modi shares stage with Shiv Sena leaders, targets Sharad Pawar for 'encouraging' dynastic rule

With just 10 days left for the first phase of the Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi continued his attack on the Opposition in BJP rallies in Maharashtra’s Wardha, Andhra Pradesh’s Rajahmundry and Telangana’s Secunderbad

BJP to finalise Lok Sabha candidates in Telangana on 15 March; polls to be held in single phase on 11 April in state
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BJP to finalise Lok Sabha candidates in Telangana on 15 March; polls to be held in single phase on 11 April in state

Krishna Saagar Rao said the BJP considers Telangana voters as smart and they would differentiate between an Assembly and a Parliamentary election

BJP chief Amit Shah to address rally in Telangana on 10 October ahead of Assembly elections
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BJP chief Amit Shah to address rally in Telangana on 10 October ahead of Assembly elections

Amit Shah had kicked off the party's election campaign with a meeting at Mahabubnagar in September. BJP has decided to go it alone in the assembly elections.

Married man, girlfriend commit suicide in Hyderabad after wife chides him for chatting on WhatsApp
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Married man, girlfriend commit suicide in Hyderabad after wife chides him for chatting on WhatsApp

Shiva Kumar committed suicide in Hyderabad on Saturday after his wife chided him for continuously chatting with his female friend on WhatsApp.

Ex-Congress MLA arrested for illegally trafficking woman, two kids in name of his wife, daughter and son to US
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Ex-Congress MLA arrested for illegally trafficking woman, two kids in name of his wife, daughter and son to US

A former Congress MLA has been arrested for allegedly trafficking three people to the United States.

KCR remains confined to the 'super-luxurious' residence: TPCC accuses TRS leader of neglecting Hyderabad's development
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KCR remains confined to the 'super-luxurious' residence: TPCC accuses TRS leader of neglecting Hyderabad's development

Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) President N Uttam Kumar Reddy accused the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi leader K Chandrasekhar Rao of neglecting the development of Hyderabad

Maharashtra plastic ban: A peek into the past reveals that plastic did not always rule people's lives
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Maharashtra plastic ban: A peek into the past reveals that plastic did not always rule people's lives

Sixty years ago, usage of plastic for everyday tasks was not as common as it is now. This would seem unreal now, as people term the ban an inconvenience.

Senior army officers were consulted before taking decision to open up cantonment roads: Nirmala Sitharaman
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Senior army officers were consulted before taking decision to open up cantonment roads: Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday told mediapersons on Tuesday that Army Chief General Bipin Rawat and other top brasses of the force were consulted before the government decided to allow civilian access to roads in military cantonments across the country.

Telangana Formation Day: Narendra Modi wishes state on 4th anniversary; KCR likely to announce 50,000 jobs, other schemes
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Telangana Formation Day: Narendra Modi wishes state on 4th anniversary; KCR likely to announce 50,000 jobs, other schemes

Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao is expected to announce 50,000 jobs and several other schemes to mark the fourth anniversary of Telangana, which was formed on 2 June 2014 after being carved out of Andhra Pradesh

Unemployed software professional in Secunderabad commits suicide by jumping from apartment
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Unemployed software professional in Secunderabad commits suicide by jumping from apartment

A 42-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping from his third floor apartment in Secunderabad, police said on Sunday.