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  1. A rare find: Archaeologists find south India's largest 'capstone' in Telangana

    03.23 / 09:47 thenewsminute.com Thenewsminute.com - Telangana
    ArchaelogyThe stone, 6.7m long and about two feet thick, is roughly around 2,750 years old.Nitin B. Telangana_capstone 2.jpgThe Telangana Archaeology Department has excavated a stunning discovery – one of India's largest capstones, and the largest such stone in south India so far.  A capstone is a large, flat stone that usually serves as the roof of a megalithic tomb -- burial spots made out of large stones.  The massive capstone, which reportedly weighs about 40 tonnes was f…
  2. Now, a video of Hyderabad traffic cop taking a bribe goes viral, he gets sacked

    03.23 / 04:04 thenewsminute.com Thenewsminute.com - Telangana
    ViralIn the video, the policeman is seen clearly taking money and pocketing it. TNM Staff Hyd_traffic_police_bribe_screenshot.jpgA screenshot from the videoA video of a traffic policeman in Hyderabad seemingly taking a bribe from a commuter has gone viral on social media. The incident is said to have occurred at Himayatnagar last week, and was posted to Facebook by Sridhar Vemula, a Hyderabad resident. Sridhar posted the video to the Hyderabad Traffic Police's Facebook page on…
  3. NGO sets up 150 'Water ATMs' across Telangana for access to safe drinking water

    03.23 / 02:43 thenewsminute.com Thenewsminute.com - Telangana
    NewsThis initiative enables consumers to purchase 20 liters of drinking water at any time of the day by swiping a card.IANS Safe_Water_Network_3x2.jpgImage: Facebook/SWNSafe Water Network India (SWN), a non-profit organisation providing affordable and safe off-grid drinking water solutions, has launched several "Water ATMs" in Telangana. SWN has set up more than 150 safe water stations across Telangana in Karimnagar, Adilabad, Warangal Rural, Warangal Urban, Jayashankar, Mahabubabad,…