• T’gana could see rise in Omicron cases in Jan-Feb: State official

    T’gana could see rise in Omicron cases in Jan-Feb: State official
    Published Date : 06-Dec-2021 12:31:27IST

    Telangana’s Director of Public Health and Family Welfare Srinivas Rao said the “country and state” could witness a surge in the Omicron variant cases of COVID-19 between January and February. “We have intensified our surveillance mechanism at the international airport in Hyderabad,” he said. He further added that the COVID-19 situation in the state is in complete control.

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  • BCCI planning to replace Kohli with Rohit Sharma as ODI captain

    BCCI planning to replace Kohli with Rohit Sharma as ODI captain
    Published Date : 06-Dec-2021 12:29:22IST

    The BCCI are planning to replace Virat Kohli with Rohit Sharma as ODI captain, as per reports. “It looks difficult that Virat would be able to keep his ODI captaincy,” a senior BCCI official told PTI. The BCCI want Rohit to captain in ODIs so that he gets to prepare a team for 2023 World Cup, reports added.

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  • List of world’s most expensive cities to live in released

    List of world’s most expensive cities to live in released
    Published Date : 01-Dec-2021 12:25:00IST

    Tel Aviv is the world’s most expensive city to live in, according to this year’s Worldwide Cost of Living index by Economist Intelligence Unit. Paris and Singapore have been ranked 2nd and 3rd, while Zurich, Hong Kong and New York City have been ranked 4th, 5th and 6th respectively. Geneva has been ranked 7th, Copenhagen (8th), Los Angeles (9th) and Osaka (10th).

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  • Thieves break into Hyd woman’s house; steal 11 tolas gold, ₹1.7 lakh cash

    Thieves break into Hyd woman’s house; steal 11 tolas gold, ₹1.7 lakh cash
    Published Date : 10-Nov-2021 7:14:14IST

    Thieves broke into a 60-year-old woman’s house in Hyderabad’s Rajendranagar and decamped with 11 tolas of gold ornaments and ₹1.7 lakh cash on Monday night. The incident occurred when the woman had gone to her relative’s house to attend a function. Police said the thieves opened the almirah at her home with keys that were kept on a nearby table.

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  • Man arrested from Hyderabad for giving online rape threats to Kohli’s daughter

    Man arrested from Hyderabad for giving online rape threats to Kohli’s daughter
    Published Date : 10-Nov-2021 7:07:55IST

    Mumbai Police Cyber Cell arrested a man from Hyderabad for giving online rape threats to Virat Kohli’s nine-month-old daughter. He has been identified as 23-year-old Ramnagesh Alibathini and he’s being brought to Mumbai, police said. The man had given rape threats after Kohli supported Mohammad Shami, who was being abused online after loss against Pakistan in T20 World Cup 2021.

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  • Hyderabad woman files false gangrape complaint after neighbour refuses to give ₹10,000

    Hyderabad woman files false gangrape complaint after neighbour refuses to give ₹10,000
    Published Date : 08-Nov-2021 3:45:23IST

    A woman in Hyderabad has admitted to filing a false complaint against her neighbour and his two friends. She alleged the three took her out in a car under the pretext of showing her residential property for rent and gangraped her. She later said she filed a false complaint after her neighbour refused to give her ₹10,000 for medical treatment.

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  • Woman kidnapped and gang-raped near Hyderabad’s Himayat Sagar

    Woman kidnapped and gang-raped near Hyderabad’s Himayat Sagar
    Published Date : 14-Oct-2021 4:29:56IST

    A woman was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by three persons near Hyderabad’s Himayat Sagar on Wednesday night, police said. The suspects also snatched cash and other ornaments from her before releasing her, police added. The victim was standing near the Police Academy when the suspects came in an autorickshaw and kidnapped her, and took her to an isolated place.

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  • 45-ft-tall idol of Goddess Durga installed at Hyderabad pandal

    45-ft-tall idol of Goddess Durga installed at Hyderabad pandal
    Published Date : 14-Oct-2021 4:29:15IST

    A 45-foot-tall eco-friendly idol of Goddess Durga has been installed at a pandal in Hyderabad. The pandal organiser said over 20 artists worked for over a month on the idol, which is made of grass, clay, red sand and water paint. The initiative was taken to make sure that there is no harmful impact on the environment, the organiser added.

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  • I am the kind of person who is not attached to anything: Kohli

    I am the kind of person who is not attached to anything: Kohli
    Published Date : 11-Oct-2021 12:47:03IST

    Talking about his decision to step down as RCB captain after IPL 2021, Virat Kohli said, “If I am unable to give 120% towards my responsibilities, then I would rather leave it.” Kohli added, “I am the kind of person who is not attached to anything.” He further said that workload was also a factor behind his decision.

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  • Price of diesel too crosses Rs 100 mark in Hyderabad

    Price of diesel too crosses Rs 100 mark in Hyderabad
    Published Date : 07-Oct-2021 3:11:22IST

    The price of diesel in Hyderabad crossed Rs 100 a litre mark on Thursday. The oil companies on Thursday increased the prices of petrol and diesel increased by 32 paise and 38 paise, respectively. With the latest hike, the price of petrol in the city shot up to Rs 107.41 per litre and that of diesel to Rs 100.13 per litre. Among metros, Mumbai now has the highest petrol price at Rs 109.25 per litre, followed by Hyderabad at Rs 107.41.

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  • Shastri advised Kohli to quit both ODI and T20I captaincy 6 months ago: Reports

    Shastri advised Kohli to quit both ODI and T20I captaincy 6 months ago: Reports
    Published Date : 23-Sep-2021 11:47:26IST

    India head coach Ravi Shastri advised Virat Kohli to quit both ODI and T20I captaincy six months ago, reports said. “Kohli didn’t listen to Shastri. He’s still keen to lead India in ODIs and that’s why he only decided to quit…T20I captaincy,” a BCCI official told India Ahead. “Even BCCI was discussing…how Kohli could be utilised more as…batsman,” he added.

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  • Virat Kohli to step down as RCB captain after the end of IPL 2021

    Virat Kohli to step down as RCB captain after the end of IPL 2021
    Published Date : 19-Sep-2021 11:32:05IST

    Virat Kohli will be stepping down as RCB captain after IPL 2021. “I’ll continue to be an RCB player till I play my last IPL game. I thank all the RCB fans for believing in me,” Kohli said. The 32-year-old was made RCB captain in 2013. Kohli will also step down as India T20I captain after T20 World Cup 2021.

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  • There is always a gun pointing at you: Ravi Shastri on Team India head coach job

    There is always a gun pointing at you: Ravi Shastri on Team India head coach job
    Published Date : 18-Sep-2021 3:19:31IST

    Talking about Team India head coach job, Ravi Shastri said, “It’s like being football coach of Brazil or England. There’s always this gun pointing at you. Always.” He added, “You might have six great months and then you get out for 36 and [critics] will shoot you. Then you’ve to win immediately. Otherwise they will eat into you, right through.”

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  • Fans in limited numbers to be allowed for UAE leg of IPL 2021

    Fans in limited numbers to be allowed for UAE leg of IPL 2021
    Published Date : 15-Sep-2021 8:32:42IST

    The IPL will welcome the fans back to the stadiums in UAE leg after a brief hiatus owing to the COVID-19 situation, the organisers announced today. Matches will be played at Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi with limited seating available keeping in mind the Covid protocols and UAE government regulations, they added. The IPL 2021 will resume on September 19.

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  • Third wave of COVID-19 has reached Maharashtra’s Nagpur

    Third wave of COVID-19 has reached Maharashtra’s Nagpur
    Published Date : 07-Sep-2021 1:13:53IST

    Maharashtra Energy Minister Nitin Raut on Monday said the third wave of COVID-19 has reached Nagpur and restrictions will return to the city soon. He said, “Today, COVID-19 cases have been reported in double digits, it means that the third wave has reached Nagpur.” He added, “Restrictions on shops and other establishments will be re-imposed after authorities decide the dates.”

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