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Hyderabad: A Bharatiya Janata Party legislature, on Friday, said that Hyderabad will be renamed as Bhagyanagar if the party comes into power. Raja Singh, who represents the Goshamahal assembly constituency said that the party will also change the names of Secunderabad and Karimnagar. ALSO READ: DTC to offer free travel for women on Bhai Dooj Singh …

Hyderabad: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday alleged that Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) shares Bharatiya Janata Party’s ideology of hatred and divisiveness. In the first direct and bitter attack on the former ally of Congress, Gandhi said both the parties have the same ideology and thinking. Gandhi was addressing a public meeting to mark Rajiv Sadbhavana Yatra …

Hyderabad: The Income Tax Department officials on Friday conducted searches at the residences and offices of TDP MP C.M. Ramesh in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. The tax officials began simultaneous searches at his residences in Hyderabad and at Potladurthi in Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh, informed sources said. ALSO READ: Air India diverts flight to Mumbai after …

Hyderabad: A shutdown was imposed in Telangana’s Miryalguda town on Saturday over the murder of a Dalit man in an apparent case of honour killing. Shops and business establishments remained closed in the town in Nalgonda district, about 150 km from Hyderabad. ALSO READ: Decision on Parrikar at appropriate time: Amit Shah Dalit organisations took out rallies, …

Hyderabad: Well-known Telugu film producer Bandla Ganesh and Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MLC Bhupathi Reddy on Friday joined the Congress. They formally joined the party in the presence of Congress President Rahul Gandhi in New Delhi. Telangana state Congress chief Uttam Kumar Reddy and some senior leaders of the party were also present on the occasion. …

Hyderabad: A court here on Monday convicted a third accused in the 2007 Hyderabad twin bomb blasts which had claimed 42 lives while the other two convicts are likely to be sentenced later in the day. The Second Metropolitan Sessions Court held Tariq Anjum, an alleged operative of the Indian Mujahideen (IM), guilty for providing shelter …

Hyderabad: A court here on Tuesday convicted two alleged Indian Mujahideen (IM) operatives in the 2007 Hyderabad twin bomb blasts which had claimed 42 lives. Two other accused were acquitted while the fate of a fifth accused will be decided next week. The Second Metropolitan Sessions Court held Anique Shafiq Syed and Akbar Ismail Choudhary guilty. …