Telangana

‘Lift externment order on Swami Paripoornanda’

‘Lift externment order on Swami Paripoornanda’

Right wing cadre stage protest at Collectorate Tension prevailed at the Collectorate here on Monday when a group of activists owing allegiance to the BJP, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad and the Bajrang Dal tried to barge into the Collectorate complex as part of a demonstration against the externment of spiritual …

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Vemulaghat residents pose serious questions on DPR

Vemulaghat residents pose serious questions on DPR

Why no escalation of land rates when project cost was hiked, they asked Vemulaghat residents, who sought the Telugu copies of detailed project report (DPR), presented themselves before the special land acquisition officer and Revenue Divisional Officer A. Muthyam Reddy and posed several questions during a personal hearing on Monday. …

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Cong. to strike a chord during Rahul visit

Cong. to strike a chord during Rahul visit

AICC chief to visit Telangana Martyr’s Memorial The much anticipated tour of the AICC president, Rahul Gandhi, will be marked by a visit to the Telangana Martyrs’ Memorial at Gun Park, which has a huge emotional relation to the separate State. The Congress party has carefully planned the tour that …

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B.S. Prasad is new Telangana A-G

B.S. Prasad is new Telangana A-G

The new Advocate-General hails from Jangaon The State government on Friday appointed senior lawyer B.S. Prasad as Advocate-General of Telangana. He will replace D. Prakash Reddy who resigned in March this year. The government accepted Mr. Reddy’s resignation and issued the order appointing Mr. Prasad as A-G. Presently working as …

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Ryots urged to acquire paddy transplanters

Ryots urged to acquire paddy transplanters

Machines would bring down costs and improve productivity, says Minister The State government is encouraging farm mechanisation with a view to overcome the increasing shortage of farmhands, particularly during the peak periods of agricultural operations, Minister for Agriculture Pocharam Srinivas Reddy has said. He along with Principal Secretary (Agriculture) C. …

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No national status for Kaleshwaram

No national status for Kaleshwaram

Union Minister declares in Lok Sabha The hopes of the Telangana government in getting national status to Kaleshwaram lift irrigation scheme were dashed on Thursday as Union Minister of Water Resources, Nitin Gadkari, informed the Lok Sabha that the Centre had decided not to give any such concession to irrigation …

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‘Enhanced investment must for fuelling progress’

‘Enhanced investment must for fuelling progress’

Venkaiah Naidu calls upon industry to support government in funding research Calling for greater investment in research from the government and private sector, Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu urged scientists at the Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT) to pursue innovation in science. Speaking at platinum jubilee celebrations of IICT, Mr. …

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Security tightened at SRSP

Security tightened at SRSP

Senior police officials camping at Pochampad In the wake of the government declaring that there was no possibility of releasing water from Sri Ram Sagar Project, security has been beefed up at the project and its peripherals and certain villages in Mendora, Balkonda, Morthad and Kammarpally mandals. Police personnel, drawn …

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‘Enhanced investment must for fuelling progress’

‘Enhanced investment must for fuelling progress’

Venkaiah Naidu calls upon industry to support government in funding research Calling for greater investment in research from the government and private sector, Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu urged scientists at the Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT) to pursue innovation in science. Speaking at platinum jubilee celebrations of IICT, Mr. …

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KCR to meet PM on zonal system

KCR to meet PM on zonal system

Will facilitate staff recruitment, transfer Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao will make a strong pitch for the Central Government’s consent to the new zonal system introduced in Telangana with an aim to give more opportunities to local candidates in public employment when he meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New …

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