(Useful Information)

In this section, you can find some functional information that will make your living in Hyderabad easy and reduce a few mundane anxieties. The information provided here will help you take functional decisions, save your precious time, and get acquainted with facilities available in Hyderabad city to enable better quality of living.

This section covers useful information like Hyderabad radio stations, bus services, mmts services, complaints, e-seva services, finding the best hyderabad map, shopping centers, etc. We hope this information will serve your needs.

Quick Guide - Links to Main Info@Hyd Pages

Find here the links to various service providers, Govt. agencies, services, dealerships, maps and other useful info related to living in Hyderabad City... »

Major Bus Routes of APSRTC in Twin Cities

You would not worry much about these bus routes if you own a vehicle and are sure that you will never get into major means of transportation in Hyderabad. The information below will be very useful not only for people new to Hyderabad but also for the Hyderabadis who are new to traveling by... »

Best Shopping Centers in Hyderabad – Know 'Where to Get What' in the City

What makes Hyderabad a one-stop shopping destination is its wholesale markets. Each market in the city specializes in selling one type of goods – assuring best quality, wide variety and cheaper prices. Confused on how to shop in Hyderabad, then check out this quick buyers guide on 'where to get what' in the city... »

Understanding Hyderabad City: Differences Between MCH, GHMC, HUDA, and HMDA

Hyderabad – the capital city of Andhra Pradesh is one of the fastest growing cosmopolitan metropolitan cities in India. Considering area of the city, it is disproportionately larger than any urban centre in the state. However, it is difficult for the common man to say who takes care of Hyderabad city. Any way, if.. »

GHMC – Zones, Circles and Wards

GHMC divided Hyderabad into five zones. Zones are divided into 18 circles and these circles are divided into 150 wards. Here you can get information on each zone, circle, ward and the population of each ward. »

e-Seva Services in Hyderabad

Once, small tasks like payment of utility bills were very laborious. People used to spend lot of time and effort waiting in long queues and running around various departments. eSeva is a brilliant idea that offers a variety of citizen-utility services at one place. eseva provides many services including payments of bills, issue of... »

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... »

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... »

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... »

Clubs in Hyderabad

By: B. K. Vijay Like the city, the clubs of Hyderabad have a long history. While few are from British period others are from Nizam’s rule. However, the amenities and facilities they provide have been updated to serve the present generations. They have many modern amenities like restaurants, beauty salons, super markets, lounge bars,... »