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 AllRefer.com - Hyderabad, former state and modern city, India, India (Indian Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
The former princedom of Hyderabad is now divided among the states of Karnataka, Maharashtra, and Andhra Pradesh.
The Mughal empire conquered Hyderabad in the late 17th cent.
Hyderabad became a state in 1950 but was partitioned among neighboring states in 1956.
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 Hyderabad, India - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hyderabad and Secunderabad are Twin cities, separated by Husain Sagar (also known as Tank Bund), an artificial lake constructed during the time of Ibrahim Quli Qutb Shah Wali in 1562.
Hyderabad city is located in the center of Andhra Pradesh, in the region of Telangana.
Hyderabad was founded by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah, the fourth ruler of the Qutb Shahi Dynasty, in 1589.
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 Press Information Bureau   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Andhra Pradesh is bound on the north by Orissa and Madhya Pradesh, on the west by Maharashtra and Karnataka, on the south by Tamil Nadu and on the east by the Bay of Bengal, with a coastline of 974 km.
The state is bounded by the Arabian Sea on the west, Pakistan and Rajasthan in the north and north-east respectively, Madhya Pradesh in the south-east and Maharashtra in the South.
The state is bound by Uttar Pradesh in the east, Punjab in the west, Himachal Pradesh in the north and Rajasthan in the south.
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 ANDHRA PRADESH FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Rayalaseema lies in the southeast of the state on the Deccan plateau, in the basin of the Penner_River.
Hyderabad is the capital of the state and, along with its twin town of Secunderabad, is the largest city.
Hyderabad, the capital of Andhra Pradesh, is the fifth largest cosmopolitan city in India, rich in culture, enduring history and industrial growth.
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 Welcome to Andhravision - Hyderabad Info
The history of Hyderabad is inextricably bound with the rise and fall of various kingdoms, which flourished in the Deccan plateau region during the medieval and modern times.
After the reorganization of States in 1956, Hyderabad city was merged with the new State of Andhra Pradesh, carved out of the composite State of Madras and the city became the new capital of Andhra Pradesh.
Though the cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad are twins, they are different in their layout of buildings, the style of life and the very atmosphere.
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 Hyderabad,_India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Hyderabad (హైదరాబాద,حیدراباد), the 5th largest metropolis of India [1] (http://www.world-gazetteer.com/t/t_in.htm), is the capital of the state of Andhra Pradesh.
Hyderabad, under the Nizams, was the largest princely state in India, with an area larger than England and Scotland put together.
Hyderabad and the surrounding area were added to Andhra Pradesh based on Telugu linguistic majority, and Hyderabad became the capital of the state.
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 Andhra Pradesh biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The Muslim Nizam of Hyderabad wanted to retain his independence from India, but his state was forcibly integrated into India in 1948 as Hyderabad state.
Demands for a separate state for Telugu speakers led to the formation of Andhra Pradesh on October 1, 1953 from the 11 northern districts of Madras state.
The state has varied topography ranging from the hills and valleys in the east (Araku valley), the sun kissed beaches of Visakhapatnam to the hills of the south culminating in the beautiful Tirumala near Tirupati.
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 An Introduction to Hyderabad : www.hyderabad.co.uk
The capital of the state of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad is the fifth largest city in India with an ancient civilisation and culture.
The twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderbad are separated by the Husain Sagar, an artificial lake constructed during the time of Ibrahim Quli Qutb Shah Wali in 1562 A.D. The city is nearly 400 years old and is noted for its natural beauty, mosques and minarets, bazaars and bridges, hills and lakes.
Hyderabad was founded on the River Musi five miles east of Golconda, in 1591-92 by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah.
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 Hyderabad, India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Hyderabad-infobox Hyderabad, the 5th largest metropolis of India is the capital of the state of Andhra Pradesh.
Hyderabad was founded on the Musi River five miles east of the fortess city of Golconda, in 1591-1592 by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah.
Hyderabad is also the city of pearls and pearl ornaments, silverware, saris, Nirmal and Kalamkari paintings and artefacts, unique Bidri handicraft items, lacquer bangles studded with stones, and silk and cotton, handloom clothing materials.
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On Nov. 1, 1956, in accordance with the recommendations of the State Reorganization Commission Hyderabad state was partitioned along linguistic lines, and nine districts, including the city of Hyderabad, were added to Andhra Pradesh.
Hyderabad became the new capital of the state.
Hyderabad is the state capital and largest city.
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 Hyderabad State -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Hyderabad was founded by the (Click link for more info and facts about Qutb Shahi dynasty) Qutb Shahi dynasty of (A source of great wealth (especially a mine)) Golconda.
The Nizams ruled over the wealthiest state in (A republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947) India at that time, controlling some 16,500,000 people.
The resulting standoff ended with the state's occupation by Indian troops between September 13-17, 1948 and its incorporation as a state of India the next year.
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 Hyderabad # fahnenversand.de - Fahnen Flaggen Fahne Flagge Nationalflaggen Nationalflagge Shop Flaggenshop Versand ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Hyderabad, as the largest of the princely states, had a chance at viability whereas most of the others were much too small to resist India.
Hyderabad was a state with 214.000 sq km, and 15.000.000 inhabitants; its ruler had the title "Nizam".
In 1956, the former State of Hyderabad was split between the states of Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra.
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 tBLOG - Hyderabad
It was in fact Golconda's legendary wealth that attracted the attention of the voracious Mughal emperor Aurangzeb, and with the aid of an inside agent he captured the fortress in 1678.
Hyderabad is more than 400 years old but is today as famous for its burgeoning information technology and biotech research industries as it is for its minarets.
There may not be much by way of specific sights to see in Hyderabad, but it's a pleasantly manageable city with a vibrant culture, excellent-value luxury hotels, and a heavenly cuisine -- perhaps the most enduring legacy of the decadent tastes and patronage of the cultured nizams who first put the city on the map.
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Hyderabad is a heady mixture of history,heritage, hospitality and a thriving hitech revolution.
Hyderabad once again became a major capital city, ruled by successive Nizams of the Asaf Jah dynasty until the state was merged into the Indian Union in 1948.
Hyderabad was modeled after Isfaan in Iran and built under the supervision of the prime minister Mir Momin, a poet, architect and an aesthete-like his master.
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Hyderabad brecame the capital and later lent its name to that of the state he created.
The state that was once so well noted for its religious and ethnic toleration, ruled by a highly cultured and intellectually brilliant elite who maintained all that was best in the old Mughal order, was now no more.
Though ruled by a Muslim family and its Muslim retainers, the population of the state was overwhelmingly composed of Hindus.
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 State Bank Of Hyderabad - Overview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
State Bank of Hyderabad was constituted as Hyderabad State Bank on 8.8.1941 under Hyderabad State Bank Act, 1941.
The Bank started with the unique distinction of being the central bank of the erstwhile State of Hyderabad, covering present-day Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad-Karnataka of Karnataka and Marathwada of Maharashtra, to manage its currency - Osmania Sikka and public debt apart from the functions of commercial banking.
The Bank became a subsidiary of the State Bank of India on the 1st October 1959 and is now the largest Associate Bank of State Bank of India.
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 Andhra_Pradesh   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Demands for a separate state for Telugu speakers culminated by a 58-day fast-unto-death by Potti Sreeramulu (He was venerated as Amarajeevi - the eternally alive one after his death) led to the formation of Andhra State on October 1, 1953 from the 11 northern districts of Madras state.
Kurnool was the first capital of the Andhra state with the high court established at Guntur.
Among the notable chief ministers of the state are Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy, Kasu Bramhananda Reddy, Dr.Marri Chenna Reddy, Kotla Vijaya Bhasker Reddy, N T Rama Rao and Nara Chandrababu Naidu.
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 Hyderabad City Guide
Consisting of the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, it is the capital of the state of Andhra Pradesh.
Hyderabad is connected with the rest of the country, and with the world, through the Indian Airlines and Air India, respectively.
The Nizams Of Hyderabad : It was under this royal line of seven emperors, who ruled for almost three centuries, that the Hyderabad state reached it's zenith in terms of size and power.
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 welcome to indiaventures, Your source for Business in India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The five Marathi-speaking districts were merged with the state of Maharashtra; the three Kanarese districts joined Karnataka; and the nine Telugu districts merged with Andhra to form the state of Andhra Pradesh, with Hyderabad city as the capital.
Hyderabad, Nizam of (1886-1967), Sir Usman Ali, ruled the region of Hyderabad, in what is now India, from 1911 to 1948.
Founded in 1589 by the Muslim Sultan Muhammad Quli as a royal capital, it was the capital of the state of Hyderabad from 1950 to 1956.
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 Andhra pradesh, tour, travel package, history and maps,Turismo en la India,Tourismus in Indien,Toerisme in ...
And yet, a region where celluloid fantasy Kakinada on the coast is supposed to have had, in the heydays of cinema, the country’s larges number of cinema halls-rules the roost, oblivious of its historic and cultural past.
Though technically in the provincial state of Karnataka, it was traditionally a part of Hyderabad State, and it has gone on to give Andhra Pradesh one of it’s most important cottage industries, that of bidriware, or the inlaying of silver into objects of jet (an alloy of lead and zinc).
Situated towards the extreme south of the State, and located at the base of the Tirumala Hills this ancient temple is dedicated to Venkateshwara, the Lord of the Seven Hills.
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 rediff.com: Arvind Lavakare nails Pakistan's lies on Junagadh and Hyderabad
Since the truths of Junagadh's and Hyderabad's homecoming are relatively unknown to today's generation of Indians and since the truths should necessarily concern all Indians here and abroad, even as they are now valiantly countering Pakistan's trickery on its tenet of terrorism, those two old bits of history are recalled here today.
Over 85 per cent of Hyderabad State's population was Hindu but the civil services, police and army were a close preserve of Muslims, with the ruler, called the nizam, nurturing ambitions of being an independent member of the British Commonwealth after the British Parliament's decision to quit India.
Hyderabad State was not agreeable to give legislative powers to the Indian government over the subjects of defence, external affairs and communications.
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 Gandhi Medical College Hyderabad
The Osmania medical college was the first medical college in the Hyderabad state having started as a medical school in 1846 AD and made a college in 1926 AD.
Thus Gandhi medical college was the second in Hyderabad State, fourth in Andhra Pradesh and 29th in the country.
According to 1951 census the population of Hyderabad state was 18655108.
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 Hyderabad Colleges
Apr 12, 2003: Hyderabad: Failure by universities in the state to release comprehensive annual reports that include details of available infrastructural facilities, courses, budget, future plans and requirements is hampering officials of the higher education officials from putting their requirements across to the government.
The State Council of Higher Education has dubbed the entrance test as “null and void” and made it clear that the admissions to be made by these colleges are “invalid”.
According to the State Board of Technical Education and Training, the candidates who have not received hall tickets are advised to contact the district coordinator concerned and obtain duplicate hall ticket on April 26 free of cost.
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 UCI Dept. of Anthropology Leonard   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
She spoke in the fall of 2003 on American Muslim politics in Hyderabad, India, several times, and she was the keynote speaker (on the same topic) in the spring of 2004 at Harvard University's annual Young Muslims conference.
In early November of 2004 she was asked by the State Department to brief the new US ambassador to Malaysia on Muslims in the US.
She is also asked to review work in the history and culture of India, especially the former Hyderabad State, and in Asian American and Muslim American history and culture.
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 Nizam of Hyderabad World Encyclopedia, India encyclopedia, Featured Articles, Cover Stories, World wide Informations @ ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The seniormost (21-gun) princely state in British India, Hyderabad was an 82,000 square mile (212,000 km²) region in the Deccan ruled by the Asif Jah dynasty of Muslim rulers, who had the title of Nizam and style of His Exalted Highness.
The resulting standoff ended with the state's occupation by Indian troops between September 13 - September 17, 1948 and its incorporation as a state of India the next year.
Operation Polo the military operation that resulted in the annexation of Hyderabad state into India.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The Department of A & M, A.P., owes its original establishment to Nizam VII of the erstwhile Hyderabad State.
The Nizam, Mir Osman Ali Khan, wanted to preserve the cultural heritage in his state and also took steps to extend the treasure trove act of the British ruled dominions to his state and also created the Department of Archaeology under the stewardship of Dr. Ghulam Yuzdani in 1915.
By nature, the State Museum is mainly research oriented and has brought out several publications in connection with its variety of collections.
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 State bank of hyderabad
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