VV Balakrishna

It’s raining mobile handsets for babus in Telangana

The cost of the handsets and monthly recurring charges will be borne by the department concerned from the departmental budgetary funds.

18 hours ago

Telangana government’s housing scheme for poor sails smooth

As against the sanctioned 2,74,116 houses, tenders have been invited for 2,24,129 2BHK houses across the State, including GHMC areas.

11 May 2018

Telangana collects record GST in April

The total GST collections up to April 24 have been recorded as Rs 3,040 crore, which included SGST, IGST, cess and others which are part of GST.

25 Apr 2018

Telangana to witness record 57 lakh tonnes of paddy production this Rabi

Officials say record paddy production was possible because of efficient water management and 24X7 power supply; they are confident the production will further increase.

22 Apr 2018

RBI assures currency worth Rs 6,000 crore for Rythu Bandhu scheme in Telangana

Dispelling fears that the State government will not have adequate cash to distribute cheques under Rythu Bandhu scheme,RBI told State finance department that they would support the scheme completely.

12 Apr 2018

Cash crunch in Telangana to worsen after cheque distribution for Rythu Bandhu begins

Cash is not available at several ATMs in the state. Most of the ATMs have “no cash” boards.

08 Apr 2018

10-15 per cent increase in beer price may take the fizz out of guzzlers this summer in Telangana

There will be a little dampening of spirit of the boozers in Telangana this week when the cost of beer will go up by about 10 to 15 per cent.

05 Apr 2018

Telangana differs with CAG’s accounting practices

With the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) reports generating much political heat in Telangana, the State government has differed with some of the accounting practices of the auditing body.

03 Apr 2018

New body formed to raise funds for projects across Godavari

The Corporation will also be helpful for raising required funds for the construction of projects across the Godavari.  

01 Apr 2018

Relief for CBSE kids as Telugu introduced in a phased manner

The State government has given major relief to students studying central syllabus. It has announced that the ‘compulsory Telugu’ in English and other medium schools will be implemented only i

25 Mar 2018

Telangana’s IT sector records 25 per cent growth in two years

Hyderabad ranks second in terms of total revenues from the sector in the country

20 Mar 2018

Ugadi special gift: Telugu Panchangam now available in English

At a time when the State government brought out Telugu handbooks on culture of Telugus, an astronomer from the city prepared a Telugu Panchangam (almanac) in English language. 

18 Mar 2018

Estimates gone awry: Telangana ends up with revenue deficit instead of surplus

State has revenue deficit of `3,643.66 cr instead of the estimated surplus of `4571.31 cr

11 Mar 2018

Pattadar passbooks: Deadline pushed to March end

The State government has overcome initial hiccups in the printing of Pattadar passbooks and the works are now moving on the expected lines.

07 Mar 2018

Rs 7 crore bus for KCR soon

 Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao would soon have a new bulletproof bus for his district tours. With this being the election year, Chandrasekhar Rao would be visiting the entire State

06 Mar 2018

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