Hyderabad to get its fourth woman Mayor; who are the other three?

Hyderabad, Nov. 22 -- The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) region will have a woman as its Mayor for the next two terms (10 years). The post will be held by a woman corporator in the Gen... Read More

"India Love Project" documents forbidden love in times of 'Love Jihad'

Hyderabad, Nov. 22 -- Early in October, an advertisement by Tanishq, which showed a Muslim mother-in-law organizing a baby shower ceremony for her Hindu daughter-in-law came under an onslaught online.... Read More

Telugu poet and Sahitya Akademi winner Devi Priya passes away

Hyderabad, Nov. 21 -- Renowned Telugu poet, journalist, scriptwriter and Central Sahitya Akademi award winner Sheik Khaja Hussain, popularly known as Devi Priya, died of brief illness in Hyderabad on ... Read More

41 of 42 residents of Himachal's Thorang village test COVID-19 positive

Lahaul, Nov. 20 -- Barring one resident, the entire population in Thorang village of Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul district have tested positive for COVID-19, reports said on Friday. 52-year-old Bhushan T... Read More

L&T, GMR among 102 companies eligible for private train operations

New Delhi, Nov. 20 -- After assessing over 120 applications for the private-run passenger rains, the Indian Railways on Thursday that it found 102 applications eligible for the next round. Top firms l... Read More

Kerala: To escape 'casteist' CPM, Dalit autorickshaw driver embraces Islam

Kannur, Nov. 19 -- Years after continuously fighting a lone battle against casteism and ostracism in society, Kannur's Chitralekha, an auto-driver by profession, has now decided to take up Islam. She ... Read More

Hyderabad civic polls: KTR says no alliance with Owaisi's MIM

Hyderabad, Nov. 19 -- Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) working president and state minister for IT, municipal administration and urban development K T Rama Rao on Thursday clarified that his party would... Read More

Poet-activist Varavara Rao to be treated at Nanavati hospital for 15 days

Mumbai, Nov. 18 -- The Bombay High Court on Wednesday allowed the jailed Telugu poet-activist Varavara Rao to be shifted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital for fifteen days. The court also said that the Ma... Read More

Edinburgh Uni collaborates with HHF for module on inequities

Hyderabad, Nov. 18 -- The Edinburgh Global Health Academy, a medical education arm of the prestigious University of Edinburgh has collaborated with Hyderabad-based Helping Hand Foundation (HHF) for th... Read More

One year of COVID-19: Here's how internet reacted!

Hyderabad, Nov. 17 -- Exactly one year ago, a mysterious illness emerged in Wuhan, China, marking the start of the COVID-19 pandemic that has now killed over 1.3 million people around the world and in... Read More