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KT Rama Rao.
KT Rama Rao talks of ‘start-up’ Telangana at MMA meet in Chennai

Industries and IT Minister KT Rama Rao on Saturday said that the “start-up” State Telangana was making rapid strides in various sectors.

18 Feb 2018

Street vendors occupying a footpath in Hyderabad | SATHYA KEERTHI
Telangana: ID cards issued over 63,000 street vendors 

The government, in its counter affidavit, denied the petitioner’s allegation that no town vending committees were formed in the state.

18 Feb 2018

Telangana Congress seniors to embark on Bus Yatra on February 26

Congress, which had earlier announced that it would undertake a “Bus Yatra” in the State to sound the bugle for ensuing Assembly elections, on Saturday finalised the schedule for the proposed yatra.

18 Feb 2018

Telangana: Dispute over sharing of water leads to beheading of woman

A suspected dispute over sharing of water from a borewell near the fields led to the gory killing of a farmer’s wife at Ponugodu village in Gudur mandal.

18 Feb 2018

GST.
Continuing checks on borders defeats entire purpose of GST: Official

GST regime aims at ending the era of checkposts at State borders but since Nov 2017, TS commercial tax dept has conducted close to 15 surprise checks.

18 Feb 2018

EPS file photo of a forest reserve used for representational purpose only
46 lakhs hectares of forests in India lost greenness: Study

Study conducted by Hyderabad-based National Remote Sensing Centre states 1,87,430 hectares of Telangana's dry deciduous forests lost greenness between 2001 and 2014.

18 Feb 2018

Hyderabad Gems Park made cash deals in overseas banks, says CBI

The Hyderabad Germs Park in the city, owned by Mehul Choksi, has made international  money transactions on the products made by the Park.

18 Feb 2018

CCS police in Hyderabad questioning Ram Gopal Varma who appeared before them on Saturday in connection with obscenity case. (Picture sourced from Instagram)
Police grilling over 'God, Sex, Truth' turns into ‘photo opportunity’ for Ram Gopal Varma

A team of officers led by Cyber Crime Additional DCP Raghuvir  shot several questions to the director in connection with the making of the film 'God, Sex and Truth' starring Mia Malkova.

18 Feb 2018

Telangana: No solution to miseries of Bailampur farmers

The promises made by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao should be fulfilled first, only then should the works be resumed in the village, said Bailampur villagers, who have been protesting since the la

17 Feb 2018

Telangana: Government order issued to procure red jowar

The State government has issued orders for the procurement of red jowar from around 27,000 farmers in three TS districts by paying `2,300 per quintal.

17 Feb 2018

Do not declare TRT exam results for 2 districts: Telangana HC

Refusing to stay the Teachers’ Recruitment Test (TRT) examination scheduled to be held on February 25 this year, the Hyderabad High Court on Friday directed the Telangana government and the State Publ

17 Feb 2018

Telangana: HC questions TSSPDCL on paltry pay to worker

Not appreciating the action of Telangana State Southern Power Distribution Company Limited (TSSPDCL) in offering a job to a former disabled labourer with a monthly remuneration of only `5,000, a divis

17 Feb 2018

Students of the Pharma-D course sitting on a protest at the collectorate  in Karimnagar on Friday | experess photo
Pharma D: High Court seeks Central, Telangana government's response

Justice AV Sesha Sai of the High Court on Friday granted two weeks’ time to the central and Telangana governments to respond on a petition which questioned the inaction of the governments on creating

17 Feb 2018

Image used for representational purpose.
Telangana: Women washrooms at court complexes a stinky mess

Poorly maintained and insufficient facilities force women lawyers to wait for hours to get home and relieve themselves.

17 Feb 2018

Telangana: Ex-SI among four held for Rs 3.90 crore fraud

The fraud by Sriram Chinna Gopalakrishna (37) of Kothapet came to light when a farmer from Suryapet district lodged a complaint with the Chaitanyapuri police alleging cheating.

17 Feb 2018

Katta Purushotham Reddy (Photo | LinkedIn)
Suspended HMDA director Purushotham Reddy surrenders before court

Purushotham Reddy, who was absconding for the past 16 days, after being named in a disproportionate assets case, surrendered before a court.

17 Feb 2018

TPCC chief N Uttam Kumar Reddy | File Photo
Telangana: Internal squabbles give sleepless nights to Congress leadership

Internal squabbles among party seniors have become order of the day in each district despite efforts being put in by AICC state affairs in-charge RC Khuntia to make peace between the warring factions.

17 Feb 2018

All’s well on paper but where will Tribal University come up in Telangana?

With the land acquisition process delaying the process, the government has decided to begin operations of the university from a private building in Warangal.

17 Feb 2018

A view of Krishna river. EPS
Projects under Krishna river not to come under KRMB for now

Telangana asserted that unless the allocation of the State is decided out of 811 tmcft jurisdiction cannot be extended.

16 Feb 2018

Hyderabad High Court. (File photo)
Act as per law while dealing with kin of accused: Hyderabad High Court

The Hyderabad High Court on Thursday directed the Telangana Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) to act in accordance with law while dealing with the relatives of the suspended HMDA director

16 Feb 2018

A satellite image of the Osmansagar and Himayatsagar clearly shows how they have shrinked over the decades. (EPS)
Telangana: HC hearing in March on Osmansagar encroachments

HC directed the respondents to file their counter affidavits on a batch petitions pertaining to the GO issued by the erstwhile united AP govt prohibiting constructions in the catchment areas.

16 Feb 2018