Donita Jose

Trifurcation kicks in as TSRTC invites tenders to hire private buses

The first step of the announced trifurcation materialised on Wednesday, as the TSRTC uploaded tenders for hiring private buses on its website.

23 hours ago

Not new, merger with state talks began back in October 2013: TSRTC union leaders

The TSRTC unions have consistently been pointing out that the demands for merger of TSRTC with the government are not new.

16 Oct 2019

He was living in fear for past few days: son of deceased RTC worker

Surendar is the second victim to the shocking events that had unfolded after the strike announcement.

15 Oct 2019

Schools & colleges defy Telangana government, try to resume classes from October 14

However, several schools and colleges appear to have decided to reopen on Monday.

14 Oct 2019

Trifurcation may leave TSRTC with just 20000 jobs

RTC JAC leaders were of a similar opinion.

11 Oct 2019

Entry-level pay for TSRTC drivers, conductors at an abysmal low

A majority of the striking employees are cleaners, conductors and drivers. While they form over 47,000 of the striking populace, the rest of the 3,000 are clerical staff.

09 Oct 2019

Hyderabad commuters struck by RTC strike

Only 155 of the 50,000-odd employees showed up at 6 pm, the government’s deadline for them to report for work.

06 Oct 2019

Many forced to stay in Hyderabad for 4-day weekend

TSRTC officials operating inter-district buses in the city said that Hyderabad-specific commute would be given priority in the event of a bus strike.

05 Oct 2019

Secunderabad, Hyderabad rail stations fall in Swachh ranking

The railway stations in Telangana, coming under the South Central Railways saw a dramatic fall in their ranking under the non-suburban station category which includes a total of 611 railway stations.

03 Oct 2019

Not many may buy cars now, but ‘fancy numbers’ still the rage in Telangana

Despite slowdown in automobile industry, there has been a marginal rise in money spent by customers on bagging the fanciest number plates for their vehicles

30 Sep 2019

Midnight rains turn Hyderabad chaotic

The rains had stopped for a few hours after nearly three days of continuous downpour.

28 Sep 2019

Youth who was electrocuted moved to Hyderabad 10 months ago

Parents of 23-year-old Adam Jordan have demanded the State government to answer for the negligence that had taken their son’s life.

27 Sep 2019

Telangana ignored Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University's report on tackling floods?

The elaborate plan was submitted to the GHMC, but action was not taken on it, though it was approved by the standing counsel and technical group.

26 Sep 2019

All for health and nutrition, Telangana's men sweat it out in the kitchen 

Now, from Charminar to Adilabad, men are being motivated to come out and cook at anganwadis, and are being educated on the nutritional value of local food items.

25 Sep 2019

Body of West Bengal man who washed away in drain found

It is learnt that the opening of the storm-water drain narrows down considerably, slowing down the pace of the water going in, which leads  to severe inundation.

24 Sep 2019