Tag: Telangana

Airtel, HPCL join hands for digital payments in Telangana, Andhra

Hyderabad: Customers of Airtel Payments Bank can now make digital payments for fuel purchase at 1,500 HPCL fuel stations across Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The announcement was made during the inauguration of an HPCL fuel station as banking point in the Manikonda HPCL fuel station in Hyderabad on Monday. These cashless payments can be made […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Telangana students selected for NASA challenge

Hyderabad: A team of five students from an engineering college in Telangana has been selected for the prestigious NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge. The team from SR Engineering College, Warangal, will participate in the fifth annual challenge to be held on April 12-14, 2018, in Huntsville, Alabama, US. It is one of the four teams from […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
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Telangana CM Chandrasekhar Rao re-elected TRS President

Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao was re-elected unanimously as the President of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) at the party’s annual plenary that began at Kompally on the outskirts of Hyderabad on Friday. TRS electoral returning officer Nayini Narasimha Reddy, who is also the Home Minister, announced Rao’s election for the eighth consecutive time, […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
826 housing projects running behind schedule: Assocham

New Delhi: As many as 826 housing projects are running behind schedule by an average of 39 months, with Punjab having the maximum delayed projects followed by Telangana and West Bengal, an Assocham study has found. “At the end of December 2016, 3,511 projects were live in construction and real estate sector, of which 2,304 […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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5 lakh trucks go off roads in Telangana, Andhra

Hyderabad/Vijayawada: Over five lakh trucks went off the roads in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh as part of an indefinite strike by transporters which began on Thursday in the two states. The lorry owners’ associations in both states said the members suspended transportation services from 6 a.m. in accordance with the decision taken by the South Zone […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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Telangana, Andhra Governor holds meeting on post-bifurcation issues

Hyderabad: E.S.L. Narasimhan, who is joint Governor for Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, on Sunday held a meeting with ministers and officials of the two Telugu states to sort out pending issues arising from bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh in 2014. The meeting discussed the issues related to division of employees and handing over of the buildings of […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Dialogue for Federal Front has begun, says TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao

Bhubaneswar: Putting all speculations at rest, Telangana Chief Minister and TRS party chief K Chandrasekhar Rao today admitted that he has stepped up his efforts for a Federal Front or an alternative to Congress and BJP in the country. KCR, whose party recently secured a landslide victory in the assembly elections in Telangana, said that […]

  • Thursday, 01 July 2021
Assembly elections 2018: Counting of votes underway in 5 states

New Delhi: Counting of votes for five state assemblies began on Tuesday amid tight security. In the multi-phase polling, Chhattisgarh voted on November 12 (18 seats) and November 20 (72 seats); Madhya Pradesh (230 seats) and Mizoram (40 seats) on November 28; and Rajasthan (199 seats) and Telangana (119 seats) on December 7. Over 8,500 […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
KCR worked only for himself and people close to him: Sonia

Hyderabad: UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi lashed out at Telangana’s TRS government, saying it neglected dalits, tribals, minorities, women and students with Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao working only for himself and those close to him. She also said the development that was expected following the creation of Telangana did not happen under Rao. “Chief Minister […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Here's why West Bengal sought additional forces from Odisha, Punjab, Telangana & AP

  Kolkata: The West Bengal government has written to Odisha, Punjab, Telengana and Andhra Pradesh seeking forces for the May 14 single-phase panchayat election in the the state, a senior government official said today. Four companies of security personnel were sought from each state for “full back up” to the existing force in the state, […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
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Eight extremists gunned down by police in Telangana

Hyderabad: Eight extremists, members of a newly formed group which allegedly indulged in extortion and violence, were today killed in an exchange of fire with police in Telangana’s Bhadradri Kothagudem district, an official said. The face-off took place in a forest area falling under Tekulapalli mandal of the district around 6.30 am, a senior police […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Withdrawal of southwest monsoon begins: IMD

New Delhi: The withdrawal of southwest monsoon has begun, 12 days after its normal date, the country’s top weatherman said today. The southwest monsoon, however, still remains active over Telangana, Rayalaseema, Coastal Karnataka, South Interior Karnataka and Kerala, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. “The withdrawal of monsoon began on September 27,” IMD Director General […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Man held for killing 13-year-old daughter over 'character'

Hyderabad: A man had been arrested for allegedly killing his 13-year-old daughter as he was suspicious about her “character” and opposed to her “hobby of singing” in Nalgonda district of Telangana, the police said today. The mother of the deceased girl has also been arrested for allegedly causing evidence to disappear. The incident occurred in […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
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Newborn sold for Rs 26,000 in Telangana

Nalgonda: A newborn baby girl was sold for Rs 26,000 by a relative here in Telangana, police said today. The incident took place two-and-a-half months ago in Suryapet town of this district, but came to light yesterday when the newborn’s mother lodged a complaint. The mother, Kavitha, was shifted to a hospital for treatment of […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Death of Odia labourer in Telangana: Villagers detain company officials in Balasore

Balasore/Telangana: Tension prevailed at Nilagiri block after the body of a migrant labourer, who allegedly died under mysterious circumstances in Telangana on Friday, arrived at his native place in Narasinghpur village in Balasore district today. The deceased, identified as Manoranjan Mahapatra, was working at Telangana crushers quarry at Karim Nagar for the last ten years. […]

  • Thursday, 24 June 2021