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February, 2017

  • 10 February

    Lady Author Inspires VVS Laxman

    VVS Laxman at the launch of 'Upon A Red Bench' in Hyderabad

    A young lady author inspired VVS Laxman, confessed the ace cricketer during the launch of a new book in Hyderabad at Phoenix Arena Park in Hitech City yesterday. Referring to the author of ‘Upon A Red Bench’, the cricket commentator said Pallavi Rebbapragada was an inspiration for him. He formally launched her book in Hyderabad at event organized by Hyd Park. …

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  • 7 February

    Club Run 2017: Hyderabad Runners partners with HCU

    Children running in Hyderabad Runners event

    Hyderabad Runners partnered with University of Hyderabad (HCU) for its upcoming event Club Run 2017, which is scheduled for February 19th, 2017. Lush green ambience of HCU is likely to create fresh mood and motivate runners, as all the runs are going to be held within the campus. Volunteers of Hyderabad Runners and students of the Gachibowli-based central university will …

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  • 6 February

    Science Fair: Intelli students recreate village

    Intelli Public School students display science concepts

    People may be migrating to cities and adopting urban way of life, but some students in Hyderabad’s Intelli Public School think being in village is like being in the lap of nature. A village model prepared by seventh standard students Ayesha Kouser, Ameen Fatima, Neha Khan and Sana attracted attention of visitors at the Third Intelli Science Fair. The team …

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  • 5 February

    Springfields School Exhibits Rich Muslim Heritage on Silver Jubilee

    Springfield students exhibit contributions of Muslims as part of Silver Jubilee celeberations

    Silver Jubilee celebrations of Hyderabad’s Springfields Schools attracted thousands of students, parents and general public with its thematic exhibition: Muslims’ Contributions to Sciences. Around twenty large stalls displayed contributions of Muslims in various fields during the Golden Age of Islam. Each stall had at least five student guides to explain visitors about the contributions. The exhibition was a brainchild of …

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  • 2 February

    Shaz Tamkanat: Literary genius remembered

    Warsi Brothers perform on Shaz Tamkanat birth anniversay at Lamakaan

    In the world of literature, Hyderabad’s Urdu poet Shaz Tamkanat is remembered as a man of extra-ordinary literary talent. But a friend of him recalls Shaz as a man with various talents. At a function to mark his 84th birth anniversary, retired Prof. Syed Khalid Qadri remembered Shaz as the only Urdu poet whose poetry landed him into a prestigious …

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January, 2017

  • 30 January

    Deccan is Confluence of Cultures, says US experts

    Islamic art curator Dr Navina Haidar spoke on opulence of the Deccan at MANUU.

    Two international experts outlined the influences of the Deccan found in India and foreign shores and emphasized the need to bring the region into focus with a view to informing the world how it served as a confluence of multiple civilizations over the ages. Prof. Patrick Manning, Andrew W. Mellon, Professor of World History at the University of Pittsburgh, traced …

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  • 22 January

    My mother is my inspiration: In conversation with Abdur Rahman

    Philanthropist Abdur Rahman in Hyderabad

    My mother is my inspiration and she always inspires me with her activities, says Hyderabad based philanthropist Abdur Rahman. He is the founder of ‘Helping 2 Hands, the AR Foundation’. He opens up about taking up social causes and maintaining a balance between personal and professional in life, in a conversation with Fasiullah SM. Below are excerpts: What motivated you …

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  • 14 January

    Hyderabad Students Win State-Level Singing Competition

    Viquarunnisa Ada wins singing competition in Hyderabad

    Hyderabad’s two young students won first prizes in state-level singing competition I’AM organized by Tajalli Production at Hotel Pearl Regency today. In girl’s category, Viquarunnisa Ada won first prize beating five other girls in final round. She is daughter of Mohd Infteqaruddin, a resident of Bandlaguda, Hyderabad. In boy’s category, Md Pervez Khan stood first leaving behind five more contenders …

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  • 13 January

    I’AM Finale: Student Singers to Compete for Top Prizes

    I’AM Finale: Student Singers to Compete for Top Prizes

    Twenty six contestants shortlisted from over 1400 budding student singers will compete for top prizes in I’AM Signing Competition tomorrow at Hotel Pearl Regency. A top 6 participants, which includes 3 girls and 3 boys, will be declared in the finale of the state-level singing competition organized by Hyderabad-based Tajalli Productions. “It was fascinating to hear young and budding talent. …

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  • 2 January

    Radio Charminar celebrates anniversary with Sufi Qawwali

    Radio Charminar celebrates anniversary with Sufi Qawwali

    City based channel Radio Charminar 107.8 FM celebrated its first anniversary with a soulful qawwali performance on January 1 at Ahle Baith High School in Hyderabad. Popular qawwals Ahsan Hussain Khan and Adil Hussain Warsi warmed up the evening with their verses and vocals. Noted among participants who enjoyed the performance were Deputy Mayor of GHMC Baba Fasihuddin, philanthropist Azhar …

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