Archive for December, 2013

Voter Enrollment Dates Extended

Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

The Office of the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Andhra Pradesh released a press note on December 17, stating that the Election Commission of India has extended the period for filling the applications/claims and objections up to December 23, 2013. The claims and objections will be accepted till December 23, at all designated locations i.e.,... »

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Temperatures in Hyderabad to Decrease to 8°C by Year End

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

The meteorological officials stated that, by the end of December the temperature could dip to 8°C. The Met officials also observed that there is an increase in fog density. The assistant meteorologist at Meterological Centre, Hyderabad said that, “The Northeastern cold winds have now spread across the Andhra Pradesh. In the Bay of Bengal... »

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New Inmates for Hyderabad Zoo

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

The minister for Environment, Forests, Science and Technology, during a visit to the Nehru Zoological Park released white marmoset and mandrills into earmarked enclosures in visitors display area. It is learnt that, the Tisch Family Zoological Garden (Biblical Garden), Jeruselum, Israel, has gifted these animals. The Minister said that in the last two years,... »

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Waterboard Simplified Norms for New Connection

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply & Sewerage Board (HMWS&SB) has simplified norms for obtaining new water connections. According to the new norms, the applicant can produce electricity bill as a proof for getting new connections. Earlier, applicants had to provide proofs such as registered sale deed, gift deed, lease deed, house site patta, Aadhaar card... »

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Mobile Application Giving Voterlist

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

State electoral office has a new mobile application. This application helps voters to check their and polling station details through their phones. For this voters need to send SMS with their voter ID card number to the mobile application. This application can be downloaded from www.ceoandhra.nic.in. and can be installed in android phones. This... »

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Rising Cases of Madras Eye (Conjunctivitis) in Hyderabad

Saturday, December 14th, 2013

Conjunctivitis, an eye disease, also known as Madras Eye has broken out in Hyderabad, and the number of cases is rising. Conjunctivitis is caused by virus named ‘adenovirus’. Viral conjunctivitis is highly contagious, that is, it spreads fast from one person to another. Viral conjunctivitis stays there in the eyes for a week and... »

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Free Mobile Apps for Information on Hyderabad RTC Buses

Friday, December 13th, 2013

With mobile apps, information about RTC buses in Hyderabad city will be available in your pocket. In this article, we will discuss four such free mobile apps. They are: 1.Hyderabad RTC Info Created by Skoogle The good thing about this app is it works offline without Internet connectivity. It gives information on bus numbers.... »

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24 Hour Helpline for Complaints to GHMC

Friday, December 13th, 2013

The GHMC has launced a 24 hour helpline for the citizens. Citizens can use the services of 24 hour call center 155304 to register grievances. GHMC will solve them on priority basis. If at the first level the grievances are not solved, they will be taken up to the next level. Here the redress... »

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One-Time settlement of Water Bill Dues

Friday, December 13th, 2013

The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board (HMWS&SB) has decided to extend One Time Settlement (OTS) scheme by waiving the entire interest amount to both private and government defaulters coming forward to clear their long pending dues. Following are important points: Private defaulters with long pending dues will be given Full interest waiver... »

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A Helping Hand

Thursday, December 12th, 2013

The office printer stopped working, so the office manager called a local repair shop where a friendly employee informed him that the printer probably needed only to be cleaned. Because the store charged Rs 300 for such cleanings, the employee asked the office manager to read the printer’s manual and get the printer cleaned... »

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