Telangana

Kamineni scions in dispute over Domakonda fort

Kamineni scions in dispute over Domakonda fort

The 400-year-old fort was the foothold of the Kamineni dynasty The historic Domakonda fort, spreading over 60 acres with several bungalows, is now surrounded by controversy, following a dispute among legal heirs. Consequently, the fort has been locked, barring entry to visitors. The fort has over 400 years of history …

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₹ 70-crore action plan for clean-up of Gollapadu channel

₹ 70-crore action plan for clean-up of Gollapadu channel

Parties demand rehabilitation of families along its banks Demand for proper rehabilitation of hundreds of poor families living along the periphery of the defunct 4.75 km Gollapadu channel spanning across ten divisions in Khammam Municipal Corporation (KMC) limits is gaining ground even as the executing agencies set into motion an …

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Zero tillage good for cotton cultivation

Zero tillage good for cotton cultivation

A farmer shows the way with his experience of a dozen years Don’t own bullocks and can’t afford to hire a tractor for tilling to grow cotton? A farmer’s dozen-year experience in sowing cotton in the zero tillage method suggests that it is best suited for the cash crop and …

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Unique ID cards soon for disabled persons

Unique ID cards soon for disabled persons

State to port its data for inclusion in national database Persons with disability in Telangana will soon receive a unique identification number valid country-wide, as the State is porting data for inclusion in a national database. “The certificate issued to people with disabilities in Telangana has an identification number. This …

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Chief Minister for New Delhi today

Chief Minister for New Delhi today

To meet Prime Minister on Friday Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao will leave on a four-day tour of New Delhi on Thursday which will include a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday. Mr. Rao’s has an appointment with the Prime Minister is at 12.30 p.m. on Friday, to …

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Action plan drawn up for monsoon eventualities

Action plan drawn up for monsoon eventualities

Plans to minimise damages to properties, avoid loss of lives due to heavy rains With the forecast of a normal monsoon by the weatherman, the State government is gearing up to minimise the loss of lives and damage to properties and infrastructure in the event of monsoon turning vigorous. The …

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Jalagam Prasada Rao may rejoin Congress

Jalagam Prasada Rao may rejoin Congress

Younger brother Jalagam Venkat Rao is TRS legislator from Kothagudem constituency With less than a year to go for the next general elections, political circles in the district are agog with speculations about the possible re-entry of former Congress Minister Jalagam Prasada Rao into Congress party to play a proactive …

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RTC strike dropped, 16% IR to crew

RTC strike dropped, 16% IR to crew

Decision entails a burden of ₹ 16 cr. The proposed indefinite strike by 10 unions of the crew of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) from the midnight of Sunday was dropped after the government conceded an interim relief (IR) of 16% of basic pay, pending recommendations by the Pay …

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Centre undermining Constitution, says Mallikarjuna Kharge

Centre undermining Constitution, says Mallikarjuna Kharge

Modi is only serving the corporate world and rich businessmen, alleges D. Raja Leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjuna Kharge, alleged that the Modi government is trying to change the Constitution with the backing of the RSS. Ever since the BJP came to power at the Centre, there …

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Upper age limit raised for police recruitment

Upper age limit raised for police recruitment

Notifications for about 18,000 posts was issued on May 31 Considering the representations from job aspirants, the State Government has issued orders raising the upper age limit by three years for direct recruitment of police personnel through the Telangana State Level Police Recruitment Board for various posts. The notifications for about 18,000 …

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