Mithun MK

By 2030, city’s population will be too much for its transport system

If the United Nations World Cities Report of 2016 is anything to go by, Hyderabad is projected to have a population exceeding 10 million by 2030.

23 Jul 2017

Hyderabad Traffic: Are flyovers really the solution?

According to Regional Transport Authority data, the rate of vehicles being added to Hyderabad in 2015-16 alone was 8.67 per cent.

23 Jul 2017

‘RERA in TS will be carbon copy of the Central Act’

Officials say that will avoid future litigations but developers say customers will anyway question the change in the contracts.

13 Jul 2017

Caterers fear 18 pc GST on their services will cost them business

Say the ‘unfair’ taxation will make them the end loser and will lead to subsequent unemployment as customers may opt to subcontract services to avoid GST.

12 Jul 2017

Plastic scrap dealers in wait-and-watch mode

Say they will get back into business after there is more clarity on GST regulations for the sector

09 Jul 2017

GST: MRP revision stumps retailers

The Centre clarified on how retailers should display the changed maximum retail price of goods at their shops.

08 Jul 2017

Shilparamam artisans clueless about impact of GST

Despite earning below Rs 20 lakh, they have to register under new tax regime as dealers comply with GST

04 Jul 2017

Just next door to VIPs, Hyderabad's BS Maktha colony flooded with sewage

Residents say filth left on roads by water board mixes with water during monsoon.

27 Jun 2017

Anti-profiteering rules, penalties worry MSMEs in Telangana

So far, 85 per cent of traders across the state have registered themselves under the GST regime.

22 Jun 2017

Telangana IT dept cuts transaction charges in T-Wallet by bringing in new payment gateway

Soon after its launch, the review section of the app at Google Playstore was flooded with user complaints about transaction charges.

21 Jun 2017

Behavioural science used to exploit cabbies?

In the backdrop of the protests by drivers employed by cab services, it was found that they are using behavioural science to push their drivers to drive for long hours.

19 Jun 2017

Daily revision of price: Petrol dealers fear losses

Oil companies dispel fears, say the variation in price will be small

17 Jun 2017

RTA cracks the whip on errant school buses

The Telangana Road Transport Authority is trying to clamp down on school buses plying without proper documentation.

14 Jun 2017

Users of Telangana’s T Wallet furious to discover transaction charges being levied on payments 

Barely three days after its launch, the digital payment option, T Wallet, launched by the Telangana government is facing criticism from users about transaction charges being levied while making payments. 

04 Jun 2017

GST to take toll on 10 lakh disabled people in Telangana

Braille paper, wheelchairs and assistive devices to be taxed heavily, making them expensive

03 Jun 2017