Living@Hyd

You get to know the functional information about various aspects that will come handy to you in time of need, to make quick decisions, and to make your life more comfortable. This section charts out information on various aspects like transport facilities, shopping places, restaurants, good petrol pumps, best hyderabad map online, etc. You may have some friends who have deep understanding of some aspects of living at Hyderabad. We hope to be their substitutes, on areas that do not play to their expertise. Just like your good friends, we hope this section can be of help to you.

Surging temperatures in Telangana including Hyderabad

If you are a resident of Hyderabad, then you must be already experiencing the extreme temperatures since the beginning of April. The State Government has issued heat wave warnings for the entire Telangana State including Hyderabad. Normally, summer temperatures in Hyderabad vary between 30°C  to 40°C, whereas winters will be in the range of... »

Hyderabad city, India Awards and Rankings

Hyderabad, the capital of Telangana state and the 5th largest metropolitan city of India, is known for its rich and varied cultural heritage with many monuments having strong influence of the past. The place is one of the popular destinations in south India, and has various temples & gardens presenting architectural individuality of their... »

Air Coolers – Fan vs Blower type

To beat the summer heat and keep ideal temperatures in the atmosphere, people use air conditioners or air coolers in their houses. When compared to air conditioners, air coolers are most inexpensive and effective way of handling hot, stuffy and dry climates. They not only save large amount of money on electricity bills but... »

Comparing 2009 and 2016 GHMC Election Results

After the formation of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) in 2007, the second GHMC elections were held recently in February 2016, for complete 150 wards in the city of Hyderabad. In the prior 2009 GHMC elections all the political parties had their share with mixed set of results except TRS because it did not... »

Authentic Dishes of Telangana

Every region has its own tradition and food plays a major role in tradition. Telangana region has a wide variety of food as a part of its tradition. People from different regions and states love Telangana cuisine because of the unique mix of spices. In this article, we have listed some of the authentic... »

Popular Hangouts in Hyderabad

Popular Hangouts in Hyderabad

Are you looking for a place to hang out this weekend? Well, you are at the right place. This article provides a list of popular hangouts in Hyderabad that you will enjoy visiting. From Eat Street, Prasads Imax, Hyderabad Central to Inorbit Mall, NTR Gardens and not to forget the eatery joints and theatres. »

Ways to Commute in the City of Hyderabad

Ways to Commute in the City of Hyderabad

Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh, India, is known for its numerous tourist locations. It has many historical, educational and cultural heritage sites that attract millions of tourists from across the world every year. The historical monument Charminar, palaces, museums with rich treasures of traditional arts and crafts, etc. are a few worth-visiting... »

Wholesale Markets in Hyderabad – Know Where to Shop What at Best Prices in the City

Wholesale Markets in Hyderabad – Know Where to Shop What at Best Prices in the City

By: B. K. Vijay Apart from its popular cosmopolitan nature, culture, good institutions, Hyderabad is popular for its wholesale markets that not only cater to city population but actually serve the needs of people hundreds of kilometres away from Hyderabad. For example, we have pearl market and people living outside Hyderabad or outside India... »

Weekend Tourist Locations Around Hyderabad City

People living in Hyderabad have plenty of weekend tourist locations to visit at short distances. There are many historical, leisure and devotional traveling places around Hyderabad. These locations are very much suitable for one day traveling. The following are some of the one-day-traveling locations from Hyderabad. Historical and leisure traveling locations: Warangal: 136 km... »

Understanding GHMC Property Tax

Property tax is the tax levied on all the residential and non-residential (commercial) properties that are situated in the limits of Municipal Corporation. For the city of Hyderabad, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) handles the responsibilities of property taxation and collection for all those properties that fall under the limits of GHMC. Property tax... »