Telangana

Defence Ministry placing improbable demands to give up land: KTR

Defence Ministry placing improbable demands to give up land: KTR

State Government ready with designs of two sky-ways Minister for Municipal Administration and Urban Development K.T. Rama Rao has made yet another fervent appeal to the Central government urging it to part with 100 acres of land belonging to the Defence Ministry for construction of sky-ways. Criticising the Defence Ministry …

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Summer heat claims one life, hotter days ahead in TS

Summer heat claims one life, hotter days ahead in TS

Govt. verifying five other reports of death Hot days are in store for the State this week say weathermen, even as government continues to receive reports of deaths due to scorching heat. The State’s Disaster Response wing is investigating six reports of deaths due to heat in April. One death …

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Waterholes created to protect wildlife

Waterholes created to protect wildlife

Forest Department creates 400 of them at strategic locations in undivided Khammam district With streams and natural water sources fast drying up in the wild as blistering heat wave conditions building up in the early summer, the Forest Department has focussed its attention on making drinking water available for the …

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Two accidents claim seven lives in TS

Two accidents claim seven lives in TS

While four were killed in Nizamabad, three died in Gadwal Four of a family belonging to Kotagiri mandal headquarters in Nizamabad district were killed when the car in which they were travelling had a head-on collision with a truck, opposite the police station on National Highway-44, under Dichpally police station …

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Villages electrified but hamlets in dark

Villages electrified but hamlets in dark

Practical, geographical constraints deprive them of power Although all villages in Telangana are electrified in tune with the Centre’s guidelines on electrification of villages, the power utilities of the State still have challenges in taking electricity to about 55 hamlets of five districts – Kumram Bheem-Asifabad, Adilabad, Manchercial, Nirmal and …

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Govt.-farmer connect absent: Cong.

Govt.-farmer connect absent: Cong.

Gandra Venkataramana Reddy faces the ire of people at Ramagundapalli There are no Rythu Chaitanya Yatras, the agricultural officers no more visit villages and there are no soil testing camps. These were the complaints from farmers to the Congress leader and former chief whip Gandra Venkataramana Reddy in villages during …

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Adivasis seek special column for census

Adivasis seek special column for census

National coordination forum to hold seminar in Hyderabad The pan-India campaign being spearheaded by a national-level coordination forum of various Adivasi organisations demanding introduction of a special column for enumerating the population of Adivasis across the country in the next census to be held in 2021, is gaining momentum in …

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Kavitha wants specialist doctors appointed

Kavitha wants specialist doctors appointed

2,250 deliveries take place at Government hospitals Member of Parliament K. Kavitha has asked authorities to initiate steps to appoint specialist doctors including gynaecologists, radiologists and anaesthetists on outsourced or contract basis immediately. Appointment of specialist doctors at community health centres was a must to promote more institutional deliveries reducing the burden …

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Yerukala body seeks easy loans for piggery

Yerukala body seeks easy loans for piggery

Wants government aid like Golla and Kuruma communities Telangana Yerukala (Girijana) Hakkula Ikya Porata Sadana Samithi has urged Member of Parliament K. Kavitha to use her good offices to get loans sanctioned on 95% subsidy to the eligible Yerukala households for pig rearing. In a memorandum submitted to her, here on Wednesday, …

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VP rejecting motion against CJI not proper: Raghavulu

VP rejecting motion against CJI not proper: Raghavulu

Takes exception to BJP criticism of party meet Communist Party of India (Marxist) politburo member B.V. Raghavulu has said that the reasons cited by Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu in rejecting the impeachment motion against the Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra were not proper. Mr. Raghavulu said the Vice …

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