Telangana

State transformed into a cultural horsepower

State transformed into a cultural horsepower

‘Additional ₹30 crore earmarked for Bathukamma, Bonalu, other art and cultural events’ Art and culture is one of the sectors that Telangana has leapfrogged into a different league four years after the formation of the newest State in the Indian union. Bathukamma, Bonalu, Medaram Jatara, Street Art Festival, Indian Photography …

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Sangareddy bandh partial

Sangareddy bandh partial

Congress leaders arrested trying to enforce bandh Tension prevailed for some time at the old bus stand in the district headquarters on Thursday when the police arrested Congress leader and former MLA T. Jayaprakash Reddy when he was trying to enforce a bandh. The Congress party had called for a …

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‘Resolve errors in passbooks immediately’

‘Resolve errors in passbooks immediately’

Minister warns officials of stringent action for lapses Agriculture Minister P. Srinivas Reddy has asked officials concerned to make efforts to resolve issues relating to lands by going round villages and interacting with farmers. He suggested them to set aside lands which are in litigation in courts. He said delay …

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Adivasis to declare self-rule in their habitations today

Adivasis to declare self-rule in their habitations today

Talks with Chief Secretary in Hyderabad make no headway The aboriginal tribes in Telangana will go ahead with intensification of their movement for removal of Lambada tribe from the list of Scheduled Tribes. The glimmer of hope that the meeting with Chief Secretary S. K. Joshi on Thursday afternoon at …

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Forced to sign away land, say assigned land oustees

Forced to sign away land, say assigned land oustees

Demand equal compensation as patta land owners under Mallanasagar project In a twist of events, some of the land oustees of Mallanasagar project owning assigned lands have alleged that they were threatened to sign papers with threats and sought to register cases against the officials responsible. “We are the owners …

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TRS not acknowledging Centre’s role, says BJP

TRS not acknowledging Centre’s role, says BJP

Many State govt. schemes have Central contribution’ The TRS government has been securing funding from the Central government, but denying due recognition to the Centre, said BJP BC Morcha chairman K. Naraismha Yadav. “The schemes like sheep distribution, one rupee per kilo of rice and many others have Central contribution,” …

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Congress committed to ₹ 2 lakh farm waiver in single stroke: Uttam

Congress committed to ₹ 2 lakh farm waiver in single stroke: Uttam

We will establish medical college if the TRS government fails, says TPCC chief Countering the comments made by Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao that waiving of ₹ 2 lakh farm loans was not possible, Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) president N. Uttam Kumar Reddy said that the party was committed …

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Eatala turns emotional consoling bereaved families

Eatala turns emotional consoling bereaved families

Minister orders police, RTC to inquire into mishap Finance Minister Eatala Rajender turned emotional and tears filled his eyes when one of the victims of the Chenjerla road mishap asked him about the condition of his wife. The Minister went around meeting the bereaved relatives and the injured persons in …

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20 districts in race to get piped gas projects

20 districts in race to get piped gas projects

PNGRB has initiated the bidding round for 174 districts across the country Piped natural gas on tap for households, CNG supplies for automobiles and an assured fuel feedstock availability for industries across as many as 20 districts of Telangana may come true by October 2020 if the City Gas Distribution …

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A seven-decade wait for ‘sarkari motor’

A seven-decade wait for ‘sarkari motor’

This tribal hamlet finally gets officially connected to the world It was like Waiting For Godot for the inhabitants of Aidu Donala Tanda, a small hamlet in Narayanpur mandal of Yadadri-Bhuvangiri district. That was until Tuesday. The habitation of about 200 people got its first road ever and public bus …

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