Donita Jose

15 and counting... Telangana prisons department to release sex offenders registry 

The data would be accessible only to the law enforcement agencies to strengthen their scrutiny on repeat offenders.

21 Sep 2018

This is how coconuts broken on roadside come back to your kitchen!

Considering that over 1 lakh devotees are expected to immerse idols at Tank Bund this Ganesh Chathurthi, lakhs of rupees worth business is  likely to happen here.

21 Sep 2018

Will Ordinance help Muslim women? No, say activists

Though the activists admit that men have misused the provision and abandoned wives at their will, they wonder what good a criminal provision can do.

20 Sep 2018

Honour killings: The rise of vengeful fathers in Telangana

The back-to-back incidents of attacks on couples marrying outside their caste has put light on ‘vengeful fathers’ riding high on pride and power, say experts.

20 Sep 2018

Is the dog park ready in all aspects?

The dog park in Necklace road for instance has no boundaries or facilities for the pet dogs.

19 Sep 2018

Is Telangana losing interest in inter-caste marriages? Data seems to say so

Interestingly, Nalgonda, where Pranay’s murder took place, has the highest number of recipients of the scheme in 2018.

18 Sep 2018

Female suicide death rate in Telangana 3 times more than global rate: Study

A 10 per cent drop in female suicide death rate over a period of 26 years in the two Telugu states can be, without doubt, termed a dismal rate of improvement.

15 Sep 2018

Andhra Pradesh fifth worst state for women suicides in country

To give a perspective on how bad these numbers are, the study shows how India’s contribution to Global suicides among women increased from 25.3% in 1990 to 36% in 2016.

15 Sep 2018

Resource crunch: Now, State Human Rights Commission to also become extinct?

The Commission has been haunted by resource crunch ever since the formation of Telangana.

13 Sep 2018

No joke: Stop fooling Ganesh with fake laddus!

Hyderabad’s tallest Ganesh idol, located in Khairatabad, would yet again be holding a Plaster of Paris laddu instead of a real one.

13 Sep 2018

Hyderabad: Three families united in grief after bus accident

Three unrelated men, who had different milestones and aspirations, met on Monday morning for a few fleeting seconds, after which they were all killed in a horrific accident.

11 Sep 2018

Fewer Shishu Gruhas make legal adoption difficult

Legal adoption in the state has become difficult after the reorganisation of districts.

09 Sep 2018

This year, Ganesh sculptors knock on sandalwood 

 The famous Kavadiguda eco-friendly clay Ganesha would don a new look this year as it would now be made of sandalwood, which would come from  Sabarimala.

09 Sep 2018

Whatever the reason, it’s always SCPCR that suffers

The department scheduled the interviews for September 8 for the various posts in the commission but, due to the dissolution of the Assembly, it cannot conduct the interviews now.

08 Sep 2018

Section 377 verdict: It’s a very progressive step, say IIT petitioners from Telugu states

However, the Telugu petitioners have been quite reluctant about the kind of response they may receive back home.

07 Sep 2018