History

From the splendors of royal times of Nizam and pearls to the present day image of IT hub and fast growing city, Hyderabad and Andhra Pradesh had a glorious past and it is interesting to know about its history. Find through this section some of the important events in history and some lesser known facts about Hyderabad.

Formation of Andhra Pradesh – 1947 to 1956

Formation of Andhra Pradesh – 1947 to 1956

There are a lot of myths and huge ignorance surrounding the formation of Andhra Pradesh. People generally assume that it was historically one through time. However, Andhra Pradesh witnessed many changes before it emerged as the first linguistic state on November 1, 1956. The years 1947 to 1956 were very crucial in the history... »

Hyderabad – Little Known History

Hyderabad – Little Known History

Today, Hyderabad is the largest city in Andhra Pradesh (A.P.) State and its capital city. The prior statement does not clearly show the difference in development between Hyderabad and other cities in AP like Vishakapatnam, Vijaywada, Guntur, Kurnool, Tirupathi, Warangal and Karimnagar. On many parameters Hyderabad is way ahead of other cities from A.P.... »