Archive for November, 2012

GHMC All Set to Hike Municipal Taxes for the Year 2012

Friday, November 30th, 2012

The GHMC property tax revision is supposed to happen this year. In general, the hike in property tax rates will happen every five years and the civic authorities do not require approval for this from the government. As the last hike was in 2007, the next revision is supposed to happen this year which... »

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New Act for Protecting IT Industry Data

Friday, November 30th, 2012

The AP State IT Minister has urged the Union government to formulate an Act for protecting data for IT industry. Of late, several incidents of data theft and misuse of private and personal information have undermined investors’ confidence in the BPO industry, causing loss of credibility of outsourcing to India. In the recent years,... »

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Markets to Purchase Clothes in Hyderabad

Friday, November 30th, 2012
Markets to Purchase Clothes in Hyderabad

Hyderabad is a central hub for many shopping centers. You can find a few shopping centers as old as the city itself. Certain shopping centers in the city are famous for particular items like Laad Bazaar for bangles, Madina market for clothes, Abids for gold jewelery, Ranigunj for hardware parts, Troop Bazaar for electrical... »

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SSC and Inter Exam Dates Out

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

SSC and Intermediate exams are scheduled to be held in March 2013. The dates and timing are as follows: Dates Intermediate (Theory) first-year exams: March 6 to 22, 2013 Intermediate Second-year exams: March 7 to 23, 2013 Inter practical exams: February 6 to 25, 2013 Environmental Education (Compulsory) for Intermediate : January 31 (10... »

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Begum Bazaar – The Oldest & Biggest Wholesale Market in Hyderabad

Thursday, November 29th, 2012
Begum Bazaar – The Oldest & Biggest Wholesale Market in Hyderabad

Begum Bazaar is the biggest wholesale and commercial market in Hyderabad. One can see and purchase a variety of things at a wholesale and retail price. Retailers from across the state come to Begum Bazaar, to purchase particular articles for their business needs at a wholesale price. It is a favorite place for locals... »

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Increase in Electricity Bills Due to Fuel Surcharge Adjustments (FSA)

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Many people in the city are surprised with the sudden rise in their monthly electricity bills since the month of July this year. This is because of the Fuel Surcharge Adjustment (FSA) made by the electricity board. Let us look into this topic to know the details. What is Fuel Surcharge Adjustment (FSA)? Fuel... »

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GHMC Paid Parking a Costly Affair

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Parking of vehicles under the GHMC paid parking limit is becoming costly. On an average, there are nearly six GHMC employees deployed in less than 1 km radius near major shopping centres in the city. And if your vehicle is parked in areas like Himayathnagar, they charge Rs. 20 for four wheelers and Rs.10... »

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Auto Fares Hiked in the City

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

The state government has hiked the minimum auto fare from Rs.14 to Rs.16 and on every additional km travelled it is Rs.8 to Rs.9 and the waiting charges for every minute is 25 paise. And if travelled between 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. the charges are one-and-half times more than the normal auto fare.... »

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Purchase School Stationery at Wholesale Prices in Risala Abdullah

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012
Purchase School Stationery at Wholesale Prices in Risala Abdullah

Now that the schools are about to reopen, parents are busy doing the last minute purchases - uniform, bags, shoes and stationery items like books, pencils, rubbers, scale, the list is endless. To get a good discount on stationery items do visit Risala Abdullah near Mozamzahi Market. You find a wide variety of things... »

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A Fine of Rs.500 to be Imposed on Men, for Occupying Women’s Seats in City Buses

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Men occupying women’s seats in ARSRTC buses will be facing a fine of Rs.500. It is becoming a common sight of men becoming reluctant on vacating the seats that are reserved for women or senior citizens. After receiving a complaint from many women passengers the APSRTC authority has decided to impose a fine of... »

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