Archive for February, 2011

All You Need to Consider While Purchasing a Two Wheeler: Factors

Friday, February 25th, 2011

We all prefer two wheelers because of their small manageable size, low maintenance and easy loan options. Selecting a bike is an important decision and you should spend some time to decide which bike is best for you. You need to consider your expectations, experience, budget and most importantly the reasons to get a... »

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Telangana Bandh Shuts Down Hyderabad City for 2 Continuous Days

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

The 2-day bandh called by the Telangana supporters demanding a separate state bought the entire city to a halt. In the last few years, this was probably the bandh which made its impact felt, mostly on the city. As this was two consecutive days, the impact was immense. This is the first time in... »

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RTC to Save on Fuel Prices by Buying CNG Buses

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

The Government had directed APSRTC to but buses running on CNG in the next 36 months, so as to cut down on fuel prices which account for 37% of the total expenditure. Out of the total 22,000 buses running in the state, city has 3,500 buses. The department buys fuel of Rs. 1,850 crore... »

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Apply Online to Get Water Connection in 10 Days

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

According to the HMWS&SB authorities, people who need water connection can apply online from 20th February. According to the officials, applications are being accepted for 15mm connections initially. The applicants can currently apply online by downloading the application forms from www.hyderabadwater.gov.in, at Water Board office in Khairthabad or 14 operations and maintenance divisions in... »

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Power Consumption Increased in the City

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

According to CPDCL officials, the power consumption in the metro zone is found to be 16.94 million units in the first week of February, which is an increase of 1.3 million units from the last year during the same period. The power consumption which was 24 million units in May last year is expected... »

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New AC buses are a Major Hit Among the Commuters

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011
New AC buses are a Major Hit Among the Commuters

The new AC buses which were introduced by APSRTC in the city, under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM), are found to be a major hit with the passengers, with overwhelming 80% of majority rate. The elderly people, women and physically handicapped people are especially finding it more comfortable as these buses... »

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Contaminated Drinking Water Supplied in City – Report

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Institute of Preventive Medicine, had analyzed the drinking water samples of major parts of the city and found high presence of disease causing bacteria, E.Coli. The areas from which samples were collected are Addagutta, Beerbanbagh, LB Nagar, Azampura, Lad Bazar, Jiyaguda, Fateh Darwaza, Chaderghat, King Koti, Tukaram Gate, Darulshifa Road, Dhoolpet, Osmanpura, Rikabgunj, Charminar,... »

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50% Marks in IPE Must for getting Admission For Engineering

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

According to the AICTE, the students should secure 50% of the marks in Intermediate Board exam in order to get admission in engineering colleges. This rule will be applicable from this academic year. The sale of applications for EAMCET has started from 14th February, and students can apply till 25th April with a fine... »

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Interpersonal Skills to be Part of the New Curriculum in Engineering Colleges

Friday, February 4th, 2011

As per the AICTE, from this academic year new curriculum is to be adopted which is common for all the engineering colleges across the country. All the colleges will now also have same grading and semester systems. The officials also included interpersonal skills and life skills as a part of the new syllabus, carrying... »

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RuB to Get Ready by March 31st

Friday, February 4th, 2011

SCR had announced the completion of 4-lane road under bridge (RuB) between Fatehnagar and Nature Cure Hospital Stations. This was a part of link road project to connect Raj Bhavan road to Balkampet and Fatehnagar, by March 31st. This Rub will provide direct connectivity to the commuters between Begumpet and Fatehnagar, who otherwise are... »

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