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Bangalore’s Namma Metro Status: Stand-Alone Stations in Jaya Nagar, JP Nagar Await Elusive Connection

Namma Metro

It is ironic but the fully-built Bangalore Metro stations in North-South Corridor by Namma Metro are delayed beyond the schedule as usual. The residents and travellers in these roads have patiently took it on their stride to circumvent the millions of road-blocks and delays for the last five years but still they have to wait for few more months before ...

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Sindhu, PV Sindhu, new Rio Fame for India Returns to Roaring Reception

Unlike Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu is all in praise for her coach P. Gopichand for her reaching the finals against all odds and opponents and winng the only silver medal in Rio Olympics. She defeated Tai Tzu-Ying (pre quarters), Wang Yihan (quarterfinals) and Nozomi Okuhara (semifinals), before bowing down to Spain’s Carolina Marin in the finals giving her a tough ...

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Juveniles Filmed Burning Puppies Arrested; Will it Help?

Following social media outrage on a video of a group of teenagers burning three two-month old puppies creates outrage, the Hyderabad police, following a complaint from Humane Society International/India, arrested a group of eight teenagers for burning alive a litter of three puppies in the Musheerabad area. The accused, all said to be under 18 years of age, are seen ...

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Guitarmonk launches 2 new guitar schools in Hyderabad

Benchmark of 7000+ students from 15+ countries. Prevalent in 8 cities & in pursuit of reaching 30 cities by 2020. It’s been pleasure to share with you that India’s largest and 1st formal chain of guitar schools, Guitarmonk has opened 2 new guitar schools, one at Banjara Hills and the other at Miyapur.. Guitarmonk’s founder and India’s top guitarist Mr ...

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Hyderabad Animation, Gaming Incubation Centre Awaits Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella for Launch

Hyderabad on Saturday launched the Rs.8-crore STPI building called Innovation in Multimedia, Animation, Gaming & Entertainment (IMAGE) that can house 232 startups in its 30,000 square feet area to serve as incubation centre for future potential software area. Built by the Telangana government the IMAGE building awaits one the city’s highly successful IT person, Satya Nadealla, CEO of Microsoft, to ...

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Sanofi’s Injectible Polio Vaccine (IPV) Launched in Hyderabad

Sanofi Pasteur has launched ShanIPV, an injectable inactivated polio vaccine (IPV), to be delivered through UNICEF in India. Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao launched the vaccine on Friday in Hyderabad. To be manufactured by Sanofi Pasteur’s affiliate Shantha Biotechnics in Hyderabad, ShanIPV is a trivalent inactivated, injectable polio vaccine. The new IPV will be given at the age of ...

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Shahrukh Khan Visits Mahesh Babu, ‘Humbled’ Prince to Return ‘Kind Gesture’

On the sidelines of the filming of ‘Dilwale’ in Hyderabad, Shahrukh Khan and his crew visited Mahesh Babu on the sets of his upcoming Telugu film ‘Brahmotsavam’, but there is apparently more to it than meets the eye as SRK is reportedly keen that Mahesh Babu can make special appearance in ‘Dilwale’, the way Rajinikanth played it in ‘Ra-One’. Mahesh ...

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Ganesh Chaturthi: India Gears up For Grand Festival, Origin, History

As India gears up for the Ganesh Chaturthi festival on Thursday, September 17, 2015 followed by weekend, it is likely to be less traffic in metros and a holiday mood in many offices this year. Thursday begins the 10-day long Ganesh Chaturthi festival in India with Hindus bringing Lord Ganesh idols home and making arrangements for the festival, while every ...

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Cow’s heart valve saves 81 year old woman; All eyes on her survival time

In a remarkable medical success story, an 81-year-old woman from Hyderabad rekindled her life by getting a valve donation from a cow while undergoing a valve replacement surgery. The woman was experiencing thinning of the aortic valve in her heart and required the valve replacement surgery that was conducted at Frontier Lifeline Hospitals in Chennai, last Saturday. She had been ...

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Tollywood epic is being compared to American Blockbuster 300

The Rs. 250-crore, Telugu epic movie “Bahubali” which is all set to become India’s most expensive film, has been compared to that of Hollywood blockbuster movie ‘300.’ Director SS Rajamouli explains the epic battle movie to be a simple story of a father who has been back-stabbed, a mother who has been enchained for no wrong of hers and the ...

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Five ‘VEERs’ honoured by Mahesh Babu

Tollywood star Mahesh Babu appreciated five ‘Veers’ for exceling in their fields despite being disabled and honoured them for their outstanding achievements. The ‘Being Human VEER’ campaign was launched by American India Foundation (AIF) in association with ThumsUp. In the first year, over 1000 differently able people were trained, out of which 573 people were hired by 147 organisations, while ...

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Srivari Chandrashekar appointed IICT – Hyderabad Director

Hyderabad-based CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT) has announced the appointment of its chief scientist and well-known figure Dr. Srivari Chandrashekar as the director, to push for a sysnthesis in the field of natural products and lab-developed chemical components in the pharmaceutical field. Dr Chandrashekar was associated with the IICT since 1994 and became the chief scientist in 2010, leading ...

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Indian Metros Host 255 Malls but 90% Bleeding in Losses

According to property consultants JLL India, out of 255 malls in major Indian cities, merely 10 percent are running in break-even or profitable condition, while the rest are bleeding and making huge losses or loosing stream fast. Giving initial figures for Delhi NCR region, the report said out of 100, just 12 are making sense in the capital region known ...

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Google Maps Adds Indian Railways Train Timings, Bus Routes Info for 8 Cities

Directions in Google Maps, despite several shortcomings, are still very sought-after information in India and now the search giant has partnered with Indian Railways to provide schedules and updated information about delays to simultaneously appear alongside the information. To be available for eight cities, the new application called Google Transit will allow users to access information about 12,000 trains. In ...

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Delhi-type Air Quality Monitoring to Extend to Other Cities: Minister

In view of complaints over Delhi pollution and deteriorating air quality monitoring, the Indian government has decided to increase these stations from the present 10 to more cities with 46 million population. Already, reports have highlighted the worsening air pollution in the capital compared to Beijing. Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar told Rajya Sabha ...

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For Free Internet Visit Hussainsagar, NTR Marg, Necklace Road but…

The much-touted free Internet service for Hyderabad residents has been fulfilled by the Telangana government with IT Minister KT Rama Rao inaugurating the service in Hussainsagar, NTR Marg, Necklace Road but rules apply as it is free only for the first 30 minutes and BSNL charges will apply after that. For the service, BSNL and WiFi infra firm Quadgen Wireless ...

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Bird flu alert in Hyderabad, thousands of birds culled in Hayatnagar

Bird flu scare has sent Telangana on Wednesday to increase the culling of poultry birds near Hyderabad, following an alert from the animal husbandy department of the statement. Thousands of birds at a poultry farm at Thorrur village of Hayatnagar mandal in Ranga Reddy district were cullted on wednesday and the department has announced that 1.45 lakh birds will be ...

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2 Killed in Nalgonda GAIL LPG Leak Maintenance Work

Hyderabad, April 4 : Two workers were killed and three others injured due to gas leakage from Gas Authority of India Ltd’s LPG pipeline in Telangana’s Nalgonda district on Saturday, an official statement said. The incident occurred during routine maintenance on GAIL’s Vizag-Secunderabad LPG Pipeline at Suryapet, about 140 km from Hyderabad. A GAIL employee and one contract employee lost their ...

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