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August 31, 2001
A Training programme for the recently elected Surpanch's of Ranga Reddy district began at Hyderabad today. State Home Minister Sri Devendar Goud inaugurated the meet and asked the Surpanch's to concentrate on "Food for Work" system and come to the rescue of the farmers in the region.

August 30, 2001
Office XP Telugu Edition launched
Microsoft's flagship Office Suite - MS Office XP Telugu Edition was released at a function at Hyderabad. The launch was made by Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Sri Chandrababu Naidu. Microsoft India localization program manager Mr. Rajiv Gupta was also present.

August 25, 2001
2-day National level seminar begins in Hyderabad
The Andhra Pradesh Government announced its Electronic Hardware Policy today at the 2-day National level seminar that began today at Hyderabad.

August 23, 2001
Hyderabad based DFA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics Center is believed to be testing the original basmati rice variety and the pirated basmati variety. This allows India to defend itself with the original basmati variety in view of the recent patent being awarded to Ricetech of US.

August 22, 2001
The Central Government has approved the Hyderabad based Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) as a Deemed University. The required permissions letters were sent to the IIIT.

August 20, 2001
Hyderabad Ayurveda Center announced the development of Herbal Viagra medicine.

August 18, 2001
No Seats in B.Arch at Hyderabad
EAMCET Admissions Commissioner announced that all the seats in Bachelor of Architecture ( Free, Payment - Local and Non-local ) were already filled in the Saturday counseling in Hyderabad. There are only few seats available in BC, SC and ST categories for Andhra, Osmania and Venkateswara Universities.

August 17, 2001
CID Team begins investigation on Krushi Bank
A Special CID team started investigating in a scam at the Krushi Bank in Secunderabad. Mahankali Police Station confirmed that special teams were set and that clues were being collected in regard to the case. All the Bank Directors have no fixed assets and that they were living in rented apartments.

August 15, 2001
A Case booked by the Students of the Osmania University at the Campus Police Station against the University Authorities who have put a torn National Flag at the Independence Day Celebrations which was hosted by the Vice Chancellor today. The Station Inspector said that due action will be taken against the University Authorities.

August 14, 2001
Central Government approves Multimodel Transport system
The Central Government expressed its approval for the Multimodel Transport system connecting the Twin cities. This was announced by Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Mr. Pramod Mahajan. The Expenditure for the project will be shared among SE Railway and the State Government.

August 13, 2001
Convenor of EAMCET 2001, Mr. Rajiv Sharma told that students who took admissions at the Hyderabad Counseling Center can cancel their seats before August 17, 2001, 5:00 PM.

August 12, 2001
Congress and Yuvajana Congress supporters staged Dharna in Hyderabad and burnt the effigy of Chief Minister.

August 10, 2001
CEC to come to Hyderabad
Chief Election Commissioner Mr. Lingdo will be arriving to Hyderabad to take part in a meet at the Administrative Staff College on August 16,2001.

August 9, 2001
Green Centers Meet at Hyderabad
The First Green Business Center to be setup at Hyderabad. This was announced by Minister Sri Vidhayadhara Rao. He said that the discussions about the concept will be taken at the upcoming CII Meet to be held between August 30 to September 3. The meet was entitled Green Building Congress and looks into Environmental friendly industries and technologies available. Experts from America, Britain, Japan are expected to take part in this meet.

August 8, 2001
Mrs. Parvathi files deformation case
Mrs. Lakshmi Parvathi, wife of former Chief Minister Sri N T Rama Rao filed a deformation case against Sri Kakarla Subbarao against her in the laters upcoming book "A Doctors Story of Life & Death". Mrs. Parvathi filed the case at the Fifth Metropolitan Magistrate in Hyderabad.

August 5, 2001
Dr. Reddy Foundation for Human Resource Development and Municipal Corporation's training programme on Photography, Driving and Computers ended today. The Foundation is being funded by the International Drug's Giant Dr. Reddy Labs. The Training programmes was helpful for about 250 unemployed youth for about 6 months in its first batch.

August 2, 2001
Hyderabad City Central Organiser of the Peoples War Group Mr. Pakala Raju surrendered before the Commissioner of Police, Hyderabad Sri P Ramulu. Announcing this, Mr. Raju said that he had taken the permission of the Peoples War Group in regard to his surrender.

July 25, 2001
General Motors introduced Open Swing in Hyderabad. The 1.6 variant costs Rs. 6,95,971 (Hyderabad Ex-showroom)

July 24, 2001
Dr. Jullu K Kotappa said that technology should only used on animals and that producing men should be exempted from this. He spoke at an Indo-American meet in Hyderabad.

July 21, 2001
Renowned Author and Translator Sri Danduri Mahidhar is dead. He is 72. Sri Danduri won applause for his writings and Translations in Telugu and Hindi.

July 15, 2001
Bonala Utsav began today in Hyderabad. The Utsav programmes began at 4:00 AM in the early morning.

July 13, 2001
A rally was held in Hyderabad asking Pakistan to "Free Indian War Prisoners" who are held by Pakistan during Indo-Pak War.

July 9, 2001
One boy died on the spot when a wall collapsed all of a sudden in Hyderabad. This is the second incident in one month time in Hyderabad that such an accident is occuring. Heavy rains and winds were sweeping many parts of the state.

July 8, 2001
Boeing returns to Dubai
The Boeing 777 flight that took an emergency landing in Hyderabad when its pilot detected a technical snag, took off to Dubai by replacing it with a new engine.

June 29, 2001
About 28 landmines being planted by Naxals were unearthed in Nalamalla range of Amrabad area by the Achampet police.

June 24, 2001
Mr. Vittal spoke at the National Level Seminar on FAPSIA held in Hyderabad. He said that Corruption has been becoming a Global sensitive issue.

June 22, 2001
Union Minister of State for Urban Affairs, Mr Bandaru Dattatreya inaugurated a "National Conferance on University - Industry Interaction for Enterprise Development" at the Center for Policy Research of the National Institute of Small Industry Extension Training at Hyderabad.

June 12, 2001
Former Minister Mr. Balaram Jakkar released a book on the important events of Former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Sri Jalagam Vengal Rao.

June 8, 2001
The Fish Medicine given every year by the Bathina Family began in Hyderabad this morning. Thousands of people from round the world queued to the magic medicine which was believed to be a perfect cure for Asthma.

June 5, 2001
Mr. N Vittal, Central Vigilance Commissioner inaugurated a 3-day Conference on Vigilance heads from difference units of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited. ( BHEL).

June 4, 2001
Kachiguda Police has arrested 2 former Naxals who has kidnapped a Secunderabad based Businessman.

June 2, 2001
Minister for Roads and Buildings Sri Vijaya Rama Rao inaugurated a seminar on Production in Cement Sector in Hyderabad. He felt that if the cost of Cement decreases, it would allow construction of more roads and buildings which helps in development of the country.

June 1, 2001
CB-CID has arrested two persons in connection with the Child-Adoption and selling case. These people were believed to be mediators in obtaining children from Action for Social Development Home and selling them to parents.

May 31, 2001
CM participated in the laying Foundation stone programme of Santisarovar in Hyderabad.

May 28, 2001
A 25 member team from the Income Tax department has raided the Shoppers Stop store at Hyderabad.

May 27, 2001
Sri Devendar Goud inaugurated the Blue Clod Squad Police system in Twin cities today. These special police will be equipted with latest armour and are provided with motor bikes so that they can route round the twin cities to catch culprits and offenders of crime. Speaking at the meet, Minister said that the Government is switching to these modern ways of avoiding crime and thereby controlling the crime rate in the state.

May 26, 2001
United Teachers Forum said that the Chief Minister who dreams of Swarnandrapradesh failed to pay salaries to teachers in various Aided School in the state. The Forum said that the inter-district transfer applications have been received by the Government.

May 24, 2001
The CPI(M) Party welcomed the Center's decision for welcoming Pakistan to peace talks. Polit Bureau member Sri Seetaram Yetchuri spoke with the press in Hyderabad.

May 23, 2001
One Women was admitted at Osmania Hospital when a house owner tried to molest a girl who resisted. The owner then poured kerosene and tried to kill her but she escape with severe burns.

May 21, 2001
Sri M Sartyanaryana, Sri Rosayya and other Congress leaders garlanded the Statue of Rajiv Gandhi at Somajigudu. Meanwhile the State Government observed today as Anti-Terrorist Day. The staff of Secretariat took a pledge today.

May 19, 2001
Mrs. Anita Sen - wife of Additional DGP Mr. Swaranjit Sen and the chief accused in Child Adoption case of Precious Moments surrendered before the Metropolitan Court today. Magistrate Mr. Andanda Rao asked her to be in Judicial Remand till 30th.

May 7, 2001
Telugu Film Actor Mr. Prakash Raj went on a fasting strike against Movie Actors Association's decision for ban on him for 6 months. This is the first time that an artist is being banned by MAA.

May 6, 2001
The 3-day celebrations of the 593rd Anniversary of Annamacharya began at Hyderabad. Sri Swami Paramarthananda - President of Ramakrishna Math lit the lamp and inaugurated the event.

May 5, 2001
Minister for Major Industries, Mr. K Vidhyadhara Rao garlanded and unveiled the statue of Sri Jalagam Vengala Rao in Hyderabad. APCC President Sri M Satyanarayana was also present at the function.

May 3, 2001
The state Government has decided to shift Gandhi Hospital, Gandhi Medical College and its hostel from their existing premises to the new premises near Musheerabad jail.

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