VV Balakrishna

Telangana weary as revenues stagnate

Telangana may have done exceptionally well in collection of own revenues over the GSDP, but what has now become a matter of serious concern is that the state, has reached a saturation point.

12 Aug 2018

TRS banking on feel-good factor in Telangana to go in for early elections

Sources say farmers’  happiness coupled with several govt schemes will create a strong feel good factor,  which will help the TRS to execute its plans of going for early polls.

12 Aug 2018

Telangana not in hurry to set up 2nd phase of NTPC plant

State adopts ‘wait & watch’ policy as power generation is sufficient

12 Aug 2018

Telangana worried as revenue collection stagnates

Telangana may have done exceptionally well in the collection of own revenues over the Gross State Domestic Product.

09 Aug 2018

Krishna River Management Board orders release of 10 tmc more water from Nagarjuna Sagar to Andhra Pradesh

These releases are in addition to 52 tmc water released for drinking water needs for AP and TS on July 27

07 Aug 2018

Telangana renews plea for Bison Polo as Karnataka gets defence land

Bison Polo ground is surrounded by several strategic defence establishments.

07 Aug 2018

As KLIS hogs govt’s focus, Palamuru trails behind

Out of 35,250 cr, only 3,700 cr has been spent on Palamuru-Rangareddy Lift Irrigation Scheme so far.

19 Jul 2018

Good news for farmers as Telangana to get Krishna water in three days

Karnataka officials lift six gates of Almatti and water has been released from Narayanapur.

18 Jul 2018

Telangana drawing plan to link projects, canals with minor irrigation tanks

Chain system to be developed so that excess water from 1 tank will be diverted to another

15 Jul 2018

Defence Ministry responds positivey to Telangana's request for Hyderabad defence incubator centre 

The incubator will help more search conducted in the field of defence. Sitharaman responds favourably to KTR’s plea.

14 Jul 2018

Telangana sandwiched between two states

While water from K’taka’s Almatti is yet to flow to TS, AP is already diverting Godavari waters.

13 Jul 2018

Tenant farmers to lose succour as Telangana may scrap Cultivators Act

The AP Land Licensed Cultivators Act, 2011 has been kept in cold storage and is likely to be abrogated by the Telangana government soon.

12 Jul 2018

Telangana moots short-term power buying pacts for Kaleshwaram lift irrigation scheme

The energy department of the state government has prepared plans well in advance for placing orders for short-term power purchases for the Kaleshwaram lift irrigation scheme (KLIS).

11 Jul 2018

Telangana likely to buy power at higher cost from Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh State ERC determined higher project, fixed and variable costs.

10 Jul 2018

Poll pitch: CM K Chandrasekhar Rao promises BCs sops without bank linkage

In an attempt to reach out to all sections before polls, CM showers sops on BCs.

08 Jul 2018

Asian Games 2018