VC residence ransack:Students bail pleas to be heard

VC residence ransack

VC residence ransack:Students bail pleas to be heard Hyderabad, A local court today posted for March 28 hearing on bail pleas of 25 students and two faculty members of Hyderabad Central University (HCU) arrested in connection with ransacking of Vice Chancellor Appa Rao Podile’s official residence and stone pelting on policemen. M A Shakeel, representing […]

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Youths arrested for planning to join terror get PC

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A Hyderabad court today remanded the three local youths, arrested for allegedly planning to join the terror groups like ISIS, in police custody for seven days. The police custody of Mohd Abdulla Basith, Maaz Hasan Farooq and Syed Omer Farooq Hussaini will start tomorrow. The three, who are cousins, were intercepted at the Nagpur airport […]

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APIIC-Raheja project: court summons senior bureaucrats

The special ACB court of Hyderabad today issued summons to five government officers accused of causing a loss of Rs 500 crore to the state exchequer by reducing the government’s stake in a joint venture with Raheja Corporation. Advocate T Sriranga Rao, a city-based lawyer, has challenged before the court the clean chit given by the […]

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Beas tragedy: HC orders Rs 5 lakh compensation

Himachal Pradesh high court ordered a compensation of Rs. 5 lakh each to the parents of 24 Hyderabad engineering college students who were washed away in Beas river at Thalot in Mandi district on June 8. A division bench comprising Chief Justice Mansoor Ahmad Mir and Justice Tarlok Singh Chauhan directed that the Larji Project […]

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Satyam fraud case verdict date may be fixed

Nearly five-and-half-years after the multi-crore accounting fraud surfaced in erstwhile Satyam Computer Services Limited, a special court set up to try the sensational case is likely to fix today the date for pronouncement of the much-awaited verdict. The trial in Satyam fraud case concluded last week before the special court of Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate […]

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Delhi gangrape: Protests held across the country

Over the gang-rape of a 23-year-old student all angry protests erupted across India with the national capital being the epicentre of demonstrations outside Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit’s residence, Police Headquarters and at India Gate. BJP’s Delhi unit also staged protests at Jantar Mantar. Water cannons had been used by the Police to disperse the protesters outside Dikshit’s […]

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Violence breaks out in old Hyderabad again

Near Charminar in the old city of Hyderabad Violence broke out once again over a temple row. At least seven people were injured in stone pelting by an unruly mob, and baton charge by police. According to a witness, Teargas shells were also fired by the police to disperse the mob, which set afire four vehicles […]

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Andhra HC: “Don’t release Nagarjuna Sagar water if level falls”

The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Monday directed the state government not to release water from Nagarjuna Sagar to Krishna delta if the water level in the reservoir is below 510 feet.  According to the order the government will have to stop release of water from the dam in Telangana to the downstream districts in […]

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