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3,000 trees to be axed for road works at Kawal ESZ

1,300 are teak trees, of which around 200 are more than 1 metre in girth; MoEF seeks forest clearance for project

18 Jun 2021

Protect Bum-Rukn-ud-Dowla lake or face action, NGT warns Telangana officials

The senior Telangana officers warned by NGT are Secretary of Municipal Affairs and Urban Development and Member Secretary of Telangana State Pollution Control Board.

17 Jun 2021

Realty boom continues in Rangareddy’s IT corridor

Many big-ticket projects require an estimated investment of Rs 200-500 crore or more and some have proposed buildings with 30-40 floors.

14 Jun 2021

NGT panel slams HMDA’s plans of global tenders to save Hussainsagar

Out of 1,960 MLD sewage generated, only 772.3 MLD treated, rest dumped in water bodies

12 Jun 2021

Bum-Rukn-ud-Dowla lake left to the mercy of encroachers

Recently, the Irrigation Department submitted a report regarding the protection and remediation of the lake with the National Green Tribunal (NGT). 

11 Jun 2021

Shamshabad: 1,850 trees to be axed for transco power lines

The trees to be chopped fall under the Chilkur forest block and are part of the Eco Sensitive Zone (ESZ) of the Mrugavani National Park. 

09 Jun 2021

Delta variant of Covid-19 found in 90 per cent of Telangana samples

First detected in India, this strain has been categorised as a ‘Variant of Concern’ by the WHO

05 Jun 2021

Hyderabad kids shun nutrient-rich fish and nuts 

Children aged 7-13 eat only 100gm of fish in a month, shows NIN study 

04 Jun 2021

Dependence on private healthcare system is highest in Telangana

Simple calculations based on the NSSO data reveal that people of Telangana spend a total of around Rs 1,900 crore in a year in private hospitals.

03 Jun 2021

Prepare plan to protect Ameenpur lake: NGT

It directed for these directions to be communicated to the Telangana Chief Secretary and Principal Secretary of the Municipal Administration and Urban Development Department. 

01 Jun 2021

IIT-Hyderabad’s 2019 tech can help meet demand for black fungus drug

For decades, Amphotericin B has been a lifeline for thousands of patients across the world fighting Kala Azar or fungal infections, including the dreaded black fungus.

29 May 2021

Hyderabad firms develop devices to help COVID patients breathe

Hyderabad-based companies are developing essential technological solutions that will play an important role in saving the lives of patients in severe health conditions.

06 May 2021

Twitter turns into Covid war room in Hyderabad

Cries of help from citizens seeking vacant beds, oxygen or ventilators flood the platform every day even at odd hours

03 May 2021

No stock: All vaccination centres in Hyerabad closed for slot booking

The anxiety over being able to receive the Covid-19 vaccine, especially for those waiting for their second dose, continued to haunt the people of Telangana on Saturday.

02 May 2021

No clarity on Telangana government's promise of 10,000 more beds with oxygen supply

For ICU beds, the requirement will be much higher as the oxygen consumption in the formula is considered at 11.9 litres in an hour, per bed.

30 Apr 2021