Telangana

Ensure error-free pattadar passbooks, officials told

Ensure error-free pattadar passbooks, officials told

Delay acceptable, but errors are not, CM tells officials The State government has decided to issue pattadar passbooks to farmers in possession of assigned lands along with those cultivating their own lands. The government has decided to identify the lands under the possession of beneficiaries and clarity should be given …

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Chilli ryots protest against arbitrary fall in price

Chilli ryots protest against arbitrary fall in price

Trading resumes after officials assure to ensure fair price Incensed with the low price offered by traders for their chilli crop at the Agriculture Market Yard here, several aggrieved chilli growers staged a sit-in at the market yard protesting the “fleecing tactics” by traders and demanding remunerative price for their …

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TS to float a not-for-profit entity for farmers

TS to float a not-for-profit entity for farmers

The objective is to ensure a fair deal at all stages of cultivation of crops The State Government has decided to create a new corporation — Telangana State Farmers’ Coordination Committee (TSFCC). The proposed corporation is aimed at taking the measures initiated by the government for the welfare and development …

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‘All-out efforts being made to prevent forest fires’

‘All-out efforts being made to prevent forest fires’

Bhadradri district officials recorded 1,618 incidents of fire during 2004-2017 With the first round of tendu (beedi) leaf e-tendering process all set to get underway, the Forest Department has intensified efforts to prevent forest fires during the ensuing tendu shrubs pruning season. In all 39 beedi leaf units have been …

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Nine killed, two injured as cars collide in Wanaparthy

Nine killed, two injured as cars collide in Wanaparthy

Police suspect that cab which landed on other side of the road was driven at a high speed and driver dozed off at the wheel Death came calling for nine persons — four returning home from a marriage and five others heading for a marriage — when the cars they …

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Bollywood actor Abhinav Shukla comes calling on Adivasis

Bollywood actor Abhinav Shukla comes calling on Adivasis

Abhinav Shukla visits Gundala The Adivasi villagers of Gundala in Kumram Bheem Asifabad district were in for a pleasant surprise on Tuesday when bollywood actor Abhinav Shukla came calling on them. He was taken to the remote village by Ramagunda Commissioner of Police Vikram Jeet Duggal, who is a childhood …

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Telangana State gets MoWR word on Krishna water

Telangana State gets MoWR word on Krishna water

Dependability of Krishna river is coming down, says Harish Rao The Telangana Government has convinced the Union Ministry of Water Resources (MoWR) to assess the availability of water in the Godavari river first by taking up a hydrological survey before embarking upon preparing the detailed project report on the interlinking …

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CM announces separate agriculture budget

CM announces separate agriculture budget

Meeting of farmers’ coordination committees called The regional conferences of the mandal level farmers’ coordination committees would be held on February 25 and 26. The conferences are aimed at giving orientation to FCC members about the role they should play in creating awareness among farmers in various programmes and schemes …

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Judicial pay commission to submit its preliminary report

Judicial pay commission to submit its preliminary report

Final report is to be submitted by the end of the year The Second Judicial Pay Commission will submit its preliminary report on pay, allowances and pension of judicial officers to the Supreme Court the coming month. The final report of the commission is expected to be submitted by the …

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‘India a living museum of co-existence’

‘India a living museum of co-existence’

Islam is a religion of mercy and not that of terrorism, , says Iran President President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani on Thursday made a strong pitch for Shia-Sunni unity and said Islam rejects extremism. He described India a ‘living museum’ of faiths co-existing. Dr. Rouhani was …

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