Mayank Tiwari

Hyderabad's Osmansagar remains parched, overused in centenary year

Low water levels have been attributed to overuse for city’s needs, and reduction in inflow

09 Aug 2020

'Do It Yourself'  rakhis keep Hyderabad students busy

As some schools are conducting online classes for teaching students and also conducting tests online, the process is turning into a boring routine for students.

04 Aug 2020

Bolt from blue for Hyderabad as 58.9 per cent COVID-19 cases reported in last 2.5 weeks 

While the city saw 22,108 cases beinge registered between July 13 and 31, Amberpet is worst affected with 2,981 cases.

02 Aug 2020

Winged jewels flutter back to Butterfly Park

Five months after staying away from the poorly maintained park, butterflies slowly return as the foliage improves.

01 Aug 2020

UG, PG exams likely from August 10 in Telangana

The Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) will hold meetings with universities to discuss how to conduct the examinations amidst the pandemic.

19 Jul 2020

Telangana students excel in CBSE Class X exams as state ranks fifth best in India

While 28,090 of 28,314 students who appeared for the exams emerged with flying colours, the pass percentage of girls was at 99.51 per cent, 0.54 per cent higher than that of boys.

16 Jul 2020

Flouting COVID-19 norms, private schools in Hyderabad hold e-classes

While primary students forced to attend classes for hours, parents are crying foul over being charged extra fees.

29 Jun 2020

Road being laid with upcycled waste

Four-lane road work on the banks of Musi begins; project to be completed in four-five years.

27 Jun 2020

COVID-19: Private schools in Telangana may find social distancing an uphill task

“In these schools, the fee is less and maintaining social distancing could be a problem. Besides, these are not financially as sound as the corporate ones.

15 Jun 2020

Government school teachers worry about completing syllabus

Many private and corporate schools in the city have begun their academic year and started conducting online classes for students.

14 Jun 2020

NIRF ratings: Why do Telangana state-run universities fare poorly?

Only Telangana State-run university that made it to the MHRD’s NIRF list was the Osmania University (OU), which was ranked 29th in the university category.

13 Jun 2020

Eateries ready for business in Telangana, but owners sceptical about sales picking up

As hotels, cafes and restaurants will be open from Monday, many have come up with innovative ideas to ensure social distancing.

08 Jun 2020

Construction workers journey back to Hyderabad

With nothing to do in their villages, hundreds of migrant workers hop onto RTC buses to start earning a living.

29 May 2020

After initial high, liquor sales fizzle out

Shop owners worry about paying licence fee since sales have fallen by over 50%, which is about `300 crore/month

26 May 2020

Civil service aspirants in a sweat over UPSC prelims delay

TSPSC hasn’t announced any update; many aspirants aren’t satisfied with online coaching.

25 May 2020