V Nilesh

Heavy rains damage 37000 hectares of farmland across Telangana

As many as 39,000 farmers affected across State; most of the damage caused in Peddapalli, Karimnagar, Kamareddy, Suryapet, Jagtial and Jangaon districts

29 Oct 2019

Teens are drawn to blue whale challenge due to loneliness: Study

Psychologists say parents can play key role in stopping their kids from seeking out such games

13 Aug 2018

Telangana third best-governed state, but most unsafe for children: PAC report

The PAC  gave individual rankings to 23 states and 7 Union Territories on the basis of their performance on 10  themes and also gave an overall ranking.

23 Jul 2018

Hyderabad spews poison all over, but no money for the clean-up act

State government has failed to allocate money to TSPCB in its current budget to curb increasing pollution levels.

23 Mar 2018

The curious math of Telangana's missing biomedical waste

Waste from 12,755 hospital beds does not reach treatment plants, says data. Then, where does it all end-up?

20 Mar 2018

It’s tough to ‘ESKAPE’ hosp-acquired infections 

Getting admitted in an hospital may be doing more harm than good. Acinetobacter baumannii bacteria — which is one of the major causes for hospital-acquired infections

24 Dec 2017

Hyderabad Global Entrepreneurship Summit line-up raises question: Where are Muslim entrepreneurs?

The line up of speakers for Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES)-2017 includes a host of entrepreneurs and corporate leaders from India.

27 Nov 2017

No ban on animal sacrifice for religious purposes

With this ruling, during Bakrid, which is observed in the first week of September, cattle can be sacrificed without any legal ramifications.

13 Aug 2017

Cattle slaughter: 'It's fool-proof prohibition, free hand to cow vigilantes'

Centre's rule on cattle slaughter just two days before Ramzan is being seen an indirect attempt to ban slaughter of not just cow but all kinds of cattle in the country.

27 May 2017