Shanker Rao surrenders passport Following the order of the First Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge, who granted him anticipatory bail in the Greenfields Case, former minister Dr P Shankar Rao on Tuesday surrendered his passport to the Crime Investigation Department.e...Page.4 Tuesday, April 30, 2013 | Hyderabad
Politics Tuesday, April 30, 2013 | Hyderabad
Jagga Reddy condemns TRS bandh call Hyderabad, April 30: Government Whip Toorpu Jayaprakash Reddy alias Jagga Reddy on Tuesday condemned the bandh call given by Telangana Rashtra Samithi on May 2. Addressing a press conference at the Congress Legislature Party office here, Jagga Reddy said that the Congress party would ensure that the bandh flops in Telangana region. He accused TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Reddy of exploiting the sentiments of people in the Telangana region. He said the
wrong decisions taken by KCR had a bad impact on the economy of the region. Jagga Reddy said that if KCR was sincere towards the statehood cause, then he should support the agitation take up by Congress MPs in Delhi. The Sangareddy MLA also condemned the opposition parties for trying to brand Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy as antiTelangana. statehood issue by saying that he said it was wrong to target the Chief The Chief Minister has already would abide by the Centre's Minister who is trying to improve made his stand clear on the decision on the issue. Therefore, he the Telangana's economy.
Shanker Rao surrenders passport Hyderabad, April 30: Following the order of the First Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge, who granted him anticipatory bail in the Greenfields Case, former minister Dr P Shankar Rao on Tuesday surrendered his passport to the Crime Investigation Department.
Botsa ridicules Naidu's promises
Hyderabad, April 30: Pradesh Congress Committee president Botsa Satyanarayana on Tuesday ridiculed the promises made by TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu during the recently concluded Vastunna Mee Kosam padayatra. Talking to reporters at Gandhi Bhavan here, Botsa said that Naidu has made almost 200 promises and each time he promised that it would be the first file he would sign after coming to power. He said it was
Naidu who scrapped the total prohibition scheme and now he is promising to enforce prohibition after returning to power. He described Naidu's promises as daydreaming. Botsa also claimed that the Congress party will come to power in Karnataka during next elections. He said that people in Karnataka want change and this time they would certainly vote the BJP out of power to bring the Congress rule.
"MLA Sri Shanker Rao, arrested, enlarged on bail, taken three sureties of one lakh each, seizes his passport, interrogated, attendance every Thursday," Was the single-sentence press release issued by the Additional DG CID on Tuesday.
Mohanthy is new CS
Hyderabad, April 30: Prasanna Kumar Mohanthy was appointed Chief Secretary of the State Government. He succeeds Minni Mathews who will retire today. The orders appointing P K Mohanthy as CS were issued today and he will take charge on Wednesday. Mohanthy belongs to the 1979 batch and his term will last till February 25. He also served as
Municipal Commissioner and Special Officer as well. Though Minnie Mathews term was over by January this year, she got an extension. Mohanthy is holding the post of Chief Commissioner of Land Administration. IVR Krishna Rao, who was also in the race for CS post, will now succeed PK Mohanthy as CCLA Commissioner.
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Man held for duping innocent girls Hyderabad, April 30: The Cyber Crime Police of Central Crime Station (Detective Department) arrested a person who allegedly spoiled the lives of eight innocent girls. According to police, the accused, 28-year-old Motaparthy Vamshi Krishna of Boraband and a native of West Godavari district, registered with matrimonial sites and exploited the innocent girls with the promise of marriage. He used to impress the girls and their families by visiting them in high end vehicles like Innova, Scorpio or Toyota. Vamshi Krishna used to tell the victims that his father resides abroad and he will marry after his return to India. Once they believed
him, he started exploiting them by taking money from them on some or other pretexts. He used to continue exploitation till they get doubt. Once they got doubt on him, immediately he used to remove the SIM cards and escapes without leaving any address behind. Police said that he was arrested in a case lodged by the mother of the victim, wherein he has cheated that family by the above said tricks and took Rs.6.10 lakh from them. He showed the house of Vijayawada MLA Vallabhaneni Vamshi at Jubilee Hills from outside to them and claimed it as his house. He had a photo with Chandrababu Naidu and claimed that he was very influential cadre of Telugu Desam Party. He informed them that his
father resides in London after his arrival he will marry the girl. Previously he was arrested in the year 2010 by SR Nagar Police in pseudo Media operation case, wherein he has extracted money
from brothels in the name of media. The case was cracked by a comprising Inspector Majid Ali Khan, Sub-Inspector Venu Gopal, Constables Mahesh, Sateesh, Sekhar and Raghu.
SC reserves Nimmagada bail plea Sansad Yatra concludes
New Delhi, April 30: Supreme Court today reserved the judgment on the Nimmagadda Prasad bail petition. Prasad, accused in the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy Disproportionate Assets (DA) case, moved a bail
petition in the apex court. After hearing the arguments, the court has reserved the verdict. Meanwhile, the court posted to Wednesday the CBI petition seeking cancellation of Vijaysai Reddyâ€™s bail.
New Delhi, April 30: The two-day Sansad yatra of Telangana Joint Action Committee concluded here today with the rally trying to march towards Parliament and police foiling their attempt. Many political parties expressed solidarity with TJAC and joined them in demanding a separate state of Telangana. When the rally was not allowed to proceed towards
Parliament, they shouted slogans against Congress government. BJP, TRS and other leaders joined them in the two day dharna at Janthar Mantar. BJP spokesperson Prakash Javadekar, state leader G Kishen Reddy and Bandaru Dattatreya along with TRS MLAs joined them in the dharna.
State Politics Tuesday, April 30, 2013 | Hyderabad
Mayor reviews development works in Ahmednagar division Hyderabad, April 30: GHMC Mayor Mohammed Majid Hussain along with Zonal Commissioner (Central) and Chief Engineer, held a review meeting with regard to various civic related issues pertaining to Ahmed Nagar division in his chambers here on Tuesday. The Mayor said that last year Rs. 3.5 crore worth of works were taken up and almost all the works have been completed. Of 59 works that were taken up last year, only six works are yet to be started while the rest are nearing completion. The Mayor has also discussed on desilting works of nalas and expressed that they are going in a
fast phase. He also discussed various civic related issues in Ahmed Nagar and informed that Rs 5 crore worth works are pending which need to be taken up this year and to be executed on priority. The officials assured that they will take up works accordingly and estimates will be prepared at the earliest. Majid Hussain also discussed about bank linkages and DEEPAM scheme. Incharge Zonal Commissioner (Central) C N Raghu Prasad, Chief Engineer K Suresh, Deputy Commissioner AV Ramani and other officials participated in the review meeting.
Haj Committee holds training Set top box deadline extended programme for District Trainers
Hyderabad, April 30: Another breather for cable TV users, the deadline for set top boxes has been extended again. The High court has extended the deadline for getting set top boxes till June 4. The court directed the cable operators not to pressurize the Hyderabad, April 30: The Andhra Pradesh State Haj Committee organized a Training Programme for the District Trainers hailing from all the districts of the State besides the trainers form the neighbouring districts of the Karnataka at Haj House, Nampally here on Tuesday. State Haj Committee Chairman Syed Khaleeluddin Ahmed, while inaugurating the programme, said that the selected pilgrims need appropriate knowledge about the logistic arrangements. He said that the pilgrims get information about rituals and other religious aspects from the training camps and
religious scholars besides experiences of the Hajis who had performed Haj earlier. The Haj Committee is imparting this important training to all the Haj pilgrims throughout the state, he said. Executive Officer Abdul Hameed requested the pilgrims to avail the opportunity and obtain necessary information about logistic arrangements. AEO Irfan Shareef recited a Naâ€™at, while Master Trainers Asifuddin Nadvi, Khaja Naseruddin and Shiak Allah Bakhash gave extensive demonstrations.
customers to buy set top boxes in a hurry. The court has first set April 30 as dead line and has now further extended it. The decision was taken keeping in view the availability of set boxes and the supply and demand situation.
Free coaching for constable post aspirants Hyderabad, April 30: A free coaching camp for the written examination to the SCTPCs Constable 2012 will be conducted from May 1 to 15th at SARCPL at Amberpet, Goshamahal and Purani Haveli. The course will be of five days at all the Centres from 7 AM to 12 noon. All the qualified candidates in PET have been asked to avail the free coaching camp.
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Business Tuesday, April 30, 2013 | Hyderabad
Sensex hits six-week high; rises 117 points Mumbai: The BSE benchmark Sensex on Tuesday rose 117 points to close at a six-week high of 19,504.18 on funds buying in bluechips led by FMCG stocks such as Hindustan Unilever after its parent company Unilever Plc announces open offer to hike stake in its Indian arm to 75 percent. The Sensex rose by 116.68 points, or 0.60 percent, to 19,504.18, a level last seen on March 15. The index had gained 101 points in the previous session. The gauge had touched the day's high of 19,622.68 and a low of 19,317.38 as investors continued to shift their portfolios in fundamentally strong stocks. Similarly, the National Stock
Exchange index shuttled between 5,962.30 and 5,867.80 before ending with a gain of 26.10 points, or 0.44 percent, to 5,930.20. The stock of Hindustan Unilever remained a star performer by surging 17.28 percent to Rs 583.60 after Anglo-Dutch consumer goods giant Unilever Plc said it will spend USD 5.4 billion (over Rs 29,380 crore) to hike stake in its Indian arm to 75 percent through an open offer. In 30-BSE index-components, 18 stocks gained led by ICICI Bank, Mahindra and Mahindra, Sun Pharma, Infosys, Coal India, BHEL and Dr Reddy's Lab. The FMCG sector gained the most by 4.65 percent to 6,548.52 backed by HUL and metal index was
second best performer by adding 0.96 percent to 8,651.05 as copper maker Sterlite Industries rose by 4.03 percent to Rs 95.45 after reporting higher quarter earnings.
Tr a d i n g s e n t i m e n t p a r t l y influenced as investors expecting an interest rate cut in the Reserve Bank of India's monetary policy on May 3.
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500043 500676 New Delhi, April 30: Bharti Infratel, the tower arm of Bharti Airtel, today said it will talk to the telecom units of Reliance Industries to lease out its towers, a top official of the company said today. "...We would definitely be in talks with them, we would like to do more and more business with them. So as far as we are concerned... they are very credible customer, so we would definitely be in touch with them," Bharti Infratel Vice Chairman and Managing Director Akhil Gupta told reporters here. He was replying to a question if Bharti Infratel is in talks with Reliance Jio Infocomm for tower sharing. Last week, energy-
focused RIL took a step closer to launching 4G telecom services with a deal to lease undersea cable capacity from Bharti Airtel. Gupta, however, added no contract is being signed at the moment. "As a tower company, its my job to go to every operator, existing as well as prospective," he added. Reliance Jio Infocomm will use Bharti's submarine cable network to provide data connectivity across Asia Pacific. After announcing the deal, a joint statement had said that Bharti and Reliance Jio would continue to build on this "strategic framework" and consider other mutual areas of cooperation and development.
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Petrol price cut by Rs 3 per litre New Delhi: For the third time in a month, Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) on Tuesday slashed the price of petrol by Rs 3 per litre in line with the decline in international crude oil prices. The new price will come into effect from midnight tonight and petrol prices in Delhi will now cost Rs 63.09 per litre. The price of oil is trading above USD 94 per barrel as positive US economic data added to optimism for a rate cut in Europe. Brent crude, which is used to price oil from the North Sea used by many
US refiners, is also up 24 cents to USD 103.40 on the ICE Futures exchange in London. Petrol price was cut by Re 1 per litre on 15 April. Earlier petrol price was slashed by 85 paise a litre reduction in rates on April 2 and Rs 2 a litre decrease effected on March 16. The March 16 cut after including VAT translated into a Rs 2.40 a litre reduction at pumps. It was the steepest cut in nine months.
Amul hikes milk price by Rs 2/litre
New Delhi, April 30: Milk will be costlier in Delhi- NCR market with leading supplier Amul deciding to increase the rates by Rs 2 per litre
effective from tomorrow. "We have decided to raise the milk price in Delhi-NCR region by Rs 2 per litre. The prices have been hiked after 13 months as input cost have increased," R S Sodhi, the Managing Director of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), which sells milk under Amul brand, told PTI. Sodhi said the prices of full cream milk will now go up to Rs 42 per litre from the current Rs 40 per litre,
while that of toned milk to Rs 32 per litre from Rs 30 per litre and double-toned milk to Rs 28 from Rs 26 per litre. "Our purchase price for milk procured from farmers have increased along with normal inflation in other input cost such as transportation," Sodhi explained. Amul is a leading milk supplier to the national capital region with sales of 2.3 million litre of packaged milk per day. Mother Dairy sells more than 3 million litre per day in Delhi-NCR including packaged and loose (token) milk
through vending machine. Asked about other markets, Sodhi said the prices in Mumbai have already been increased a week-ago. GCMMF posted a turnover of Rs 11,668 crore in 2011-12 fiscal, which was 20 per cent higher than Rs 9,775 crore in the previous fiscal. GCMMF, which is based at Anand in Gujarat, processed 14.5 million litres of milk per day in 2011-12 and has planned to increase the processing capacity to 18 million litres a day by 2018 to meet future demands.
Traders asked to renew license by June 30 Hyderabad, April 30: The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation on Tuesday asked all the traders in its limits to renew their trade licenses as required under sections 521 & 612 of HMC Act, 1955 for the year 2013-14 in any e-seva Centres/Citizen Service Centers in the GHMC limits. GHMC Commissioner MT Krishna Babu said that the traders who have not taken trade license so far should apply in online or approach the nearest e-seva Centres/Citizen Service Centres in the GHMC Circle offices to apply for fresh trade licenses. The traders have to apply for fresh
license/renewal of their trades by June 30 to avoid 25 per cent penalty for renewal and legal proceedings towards those trades which have not obtained the trade license. To renew the trade license
in between July 1 to August 31, the trader has to pay 25 per cent of the license fee as penalty in addition to the original license fee. To renew the trade license from September 1 onwards, the traders
has to pay 50 per cent of the trade license fee as penalty, in addition to the original trade license fee. Therefore, all traders have been requested to renew their trade licenses before June 30 for the currently financial year to avoid any penalty. "Those who do not renew the trade license or running the trades without obtaining trade license are considered un-licensed trades and the Commissioner GHMC reserves the right to get the premises closed and the goods and articles used for running the said trades are seized as per the HMC Act 1955," he said.
Published on Apr 30, 2013