K Shiva Shanker

Amidst chaos, miscreants make hay, go on a looting spree

Traders from other states were shocked at the theft of LED bulbs by miscreants.

01 Feb 2019

Telangana government medical colleges in a fix as 30 senior super specialist doctors soon to retire

The health department no longer has the option of elevating associate professors to professors as promotions were already granted a few months ago.

25 Jan 2019

Telangana needs skin banks to reduce treatment costs: Doctors

Apart from grave burn injuries in which the skin is damaged, extensive gashes endured in accidents or fractures also require skin grafting.

22 Jan 2019

National flag to be hoisted atop Hyderabad's Osmania Hospital’s heritage block after a decade

Till a few years ago, it was hoisted just beside the central dome of the building, built in 1917 by the seventh Nizam Mir Osman Ali Khan. 

14 Jan 2019

Pleas of lone government hospital taking up cochlear implants fall on deaf ear

The pressure on them is set to increase as the State government plans to launch an ENT screening programme in February which will lead to more such cases coming to light.

11 Jan 2019

Telangana: Congress to devise 2019 Assembly elections strategies over the weekend

Uttam Kumar Reddy said that three AICC in-charges, Srinivasan Krishnan, Saleem Ahmed and NS Bose Raju, would conduct the meetings on January 4, 5 and 7.

04 Jan 2019

Ganja consumers turn to peddling?

With police keeping strict vigil on the peddlers, it looks like the ganja consumers themselves are turning to peddling in attempt to exploit the void.

29 Dec 2018

Three more Primary Health Centres to come up in Cantonment

Telangana Health department is going to establish three Primary Health Centres (PHC) in Secunderabad Cantonment area.

26 Dec 2018

Operation tables collapse at Osmania General Hospital

  Two operation tables, which were in dire need of repairs, collapsed at the minor operation theatre (MOT) of Osmania General Hospital on Thursday.

21 Dec 2018

50 per cent of maternal deaths due to nutritional anemia

 A total of 26 pregnant women died before, during and within 42-days after delivery from April till mid-December in Hyderabad. 

20 Dec 2018

Flouting safety norms the new norm?

When Director of Medical Education Dr K Ramesh Reddy was asked for response on the long delay in addressing the issue, the senior official said that they are constantly pursuing the issue with TSMIDC.

19 Dec 2018

More than 700 cases of viral fever reported in city

 Scores of people have been falling sick in and around the city over the past few weeks. In Hyderabad alone, about 777 cases of viral fever were reported from December 1 to 17.

18 Dec 2018

‘Technologically adept airmen, sailors, and soldiers needed today’

In addition to the Flight Cadets, 15 officers of the Indian Navy and Coast Guard were also awarded their ‘Wings’ on the successful completion of flying training from the Air Force Academy.

16 Dec 2018

Call of duty

 In a spectacular display of discipline, 139 trainees of the Indian Air Force Academy, Dundigal, graduated as Flying Officers on Saturday in a Combined Graduation Parade (CGP).

16 Dec 2018

Plans afoot to have health profiles of all citizens in Telangana

Sources said that lists were being prepared on the availability of ENT specialists, dentists, pathologists working in government hospitals. 

13 Dec 2018