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Telangana: State in southern India
Telangana is a state in India situated on the south-central stretch of the Indian peninsula on the high Deccan Plateau. It is the eleventh-largest state and the twelfth-most populated state in India with a geographical area of 112,077 km2 (43,273 sq mi) and 35,193,978 residents as per 2011 census. On 2 June 2014, the area was separated from the northwestern part of Andhra Pradesh as the newly formed state with Hyderabad as its capital. Its other major cities include Warangal, Nizamabad, Khammam and Karimnagar. Telangana is bordered by the states of Maharashtra to the north, Chhattisgarh to the east, Karnataka to the west, and Andhra Pradesh to the east and south. The terrain of Telangana region consists mostly of hills, mountain ranges, and thick dense forests covering an area of 27,292 km2 (10,538 sq mi). As of 2019, the state of Telangana is divided into 33 districts.

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This trailblazing chef is exploring India's culinary map [Video]

This trailblazing chef is exploring India's culinary map

Garima Arora is the first and only female Indian chef to earn a Michelin star for her restaurant in Bangkok, Thailand. Now she’s putting the spotlight back on India, starting with Telangana – the..

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COVID-19 vaccines arrive at Kerala, Leh [Video]

COVID-19 vaccines arrive at Kerala, Leh

Malappuram District received COVID-19 vaccines, ahead of pan-India vaccination drive. The first consignment of Covishield also arrived at Leh. So far, several states including Karnataka, New Delhi,..

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Chinese national among 3 arrested in instant loan apps fraud: Telangana Police [Video]

Chinese national among 3 arrested in instant loan apps fraud: Telangana Police

Three people including a Chinese national were arrested in connection with instant loan apps fraud case in Telangana, informed Rachakonda Commissioner of Police, Mahesh Bhagwat on January 13. "One..

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Jammu, Kanpur receive Covisheild vaccine [Video]

Jammu, Kanpur receive Covisheild vaccine

A consignment of COVID-19 vaccine, Covishield arrived at Jammu airport from Serum Institute of India, Pune on January 13. Covishield vaccines were shifted to the storage rooms. Kanpur also received its..

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Covisheild vaccine reaches Kochi [Video]

Covisheild vaccine reaches Kochi

A consignment of COVID-19 vaccine, Covishield arrived at Kochi airport from Serum Institute of India, Pune on January 13. Vaccine consignments were shifted to Ernakulam General Hospital. SII had..

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Hyderabad's good samaritans helping needy across faiths [Video]

Hyderabad's good samaritans helping needy across faiths

India has a fabulous tradition and culture of giving. It has been found that number of Indians helping a stranger, giving money and volunteering their time is more than any other country. Examples of..

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Telangana Health Minister inaugurates reconstructed and redeveloped oncology centre in Hyderabad [Video]

Telangana Health Minister inaugurates reconstructed and redeveloped oncology centre in Hyderabad

The reconstructed and redeveloped oncology centre at Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) by MEIL was inaugurated on January 09 in Hyderabad. The centre was inaugurated by Telangana Minister..

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'Agent sold my daughter in Dubai': Hyderabad woman pleads for govt help [Video]

'Agent sold my daughter in Dubai': Hyderabad woman pleads for govt help

A woman in Hyderabad alleged that her daughter Noor Jahaan was sold by an agent to a Sudan citizen in Dubai. She urged the Telangana government to bring her daughter back. She alleged that the agent..

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Watch: Rajinikanth discharged from hospital, car mobbed by fans & paparazzi [Video]

Watch: Rajinikanth discharged from hospital, car mobbed by fans & paparazzi

Actor Rajinikanth was discharged from hospital on December 27. He had been hospitalised two days earlier due to 'severe hypertension' and 'exhaustion'. He was released after his blood pressure..

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Watch: Temple for Sonu Sood built in Telangana, locals raise 'Jai Ho' slogans [Video]

Watch: Temple for Sonu Sood built in Telangana, locals raise 'Jai Ho' slogans

A temple was built in honour of actor Sonu Sood in Telangana. The temple was built reportedly in Siddipet's Dubba Tanda village. Locals were seen doing 'aarti' at the bust of Sonu Sood. They also..

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Fans builds temple for philanthropist Sonu Sood in Telangana [Video]

Fans builds temple for philanthropist Sonu Sood in Telangana

A temple has been built for Sonu Sood in Telangana's Siddipet on December 20. People are overwhelmed by 'selfless deed' done by Sood during the pandemic. The temple has been constructed in Dubba Tanda..

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Rajnath Singh arrives at IAF Academy in Telangana's Dundigal [Video]

Rajnath Singh arrives at IAF Academy in Telangana's Dundigal

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh arrived at Indian Air Force Academy at Dundigal in Telangana on December 18. He will be the chief guest of passing out parade at Air Force Academy on December 19. The..

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Watch: Explosion, fire at Hyderabad chemical factory, many hospitalised [Video]

Watch: Explosion, fire at Hyderabad chemical factory, many hospitalised

A massive explosion occurred at a chemical factory in Telangana's Hyderabad on December 12. Over 10 workers were hospitalised with authorities searching for more in the rubble. The mishap occurred at a..

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TRS leaders hold protest in support of 'Bharat Bandh' in Telangana [Video]

TRS leaders hold protest in support of 'Bharat Bandh' in Telangana

Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leaders extended support to 'Bharat Bandh' on December 08. Minister KT Rama Rao, Kavitha Kalvakuntla and others staged protest in Telangana's Ranga Reddy. Farmer unions..

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