Telangana News

Vote for Meira Kumar as a thanksgiving gesture for getting Telangana: Congress

Paying the chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao back in his own coin, Congress has tried to rely on ‘Telangana sentiment’ to corner him with regard to his party’s stand on President polls.

published : 24 Jun 2017

20 die during 12-hr power cut at Kurnool Hospital in Andhra Pradesh

No senior doctor, not even the Resident Medical Officer, was around as patients battled for life

published : 23 Jun 2017

Opposition members, workers held as SCCL strike continues

Certain leaders allege that BJKS has now colluded with mgmt to nullify protest

published : 18 Jun 2017

Telangana government urged to restore dependent jobs scheme

TDP and Telangana Joint Action Committee headed by M Kodandaram, demanded that the government restore the dependent jobs scheme to the kin of Singareni employees without further delay.

published : 18 Jun 2017

CiNaRe: A pioneer of ‘free verse’ in Telugu literature

Viswambhara, considered by many critics as an epic poem, fetched him the country’s highest literary award, the Jnanpith, in 1988

published : 13 Jun 2017

His lectures captivated students of all subjects: Gopi

“I feel like having lost my father for the second time. I will have to live with this void for the rest of my life,” said N Gopi, eminent poet, on the demise of the legendary poet C Narayana Reddy

published : 13 Jun 2017

Cingireddy Narayana Reddy: Forever a cultural idol for Telugus

There are many ways to remember a literary colossus like Dr C Narayana Reddy. Some may recall him as a poet for all seasons; he could churn out a metrical poem, a blank verse or lyric with ease and pe

published : 13 Jun 2017

Doyen of Modern Telugu Literature Cingireddy Narayana Reddy passes away

Reddy won the Jnanpith Award in 1988 for Viswambara, a magnum opus in Telugu literature.

published : 12 Jun 2017

‘No one should be left in a home or centre indefinitely’

Activists are aghast at what has happened in the woman’s case even as officials seem to lack clarity on the future course of action and treatment as per the law

published : 31 May 2017

Case of chained woman in Hyderabad home for disabled exposes state of mental health care in city

The case of the young woman found naked and chained at a city home for the disabled has exposed the sorry state of affairs with regard to homelessness and mental health care in Hyderabad, if not in Te

published : 31 May 2017

Telangana honour killing: Charred body of missing youth Naresh found

Swathi’s father Srinivas Reddy, her uncle and cousin, are suspected to have killed Naresh, burnt his body along with rubber tyres and then buried the ashes in their field, said sources.

published : 27 May 2017

Baahubali 2 release: Tickets cost up to Rs 5000, Commercial Tax department wary

The film that is all set to be screened in as many as 2,000 theatres worldwide has most bookings closed up till April 4.

published : 27 Apr 2017

TDP, Congress counter Muslim reservation with BC quota

The two parties demanded that government increase reservations to BCs from the present 25 per cent to 52 per cent, proportionate to their  population in TS.

published : 16 Apr 2017

Telangana cabinet nod for 12 per cent Muslim quota; Assembly session today

A special session of the state Legislature would be held for adopting the Telangana State Reservation Bill in this regard.  ​

published : 16 Apr 2017

Muslim Quota: BJP to take up statewide protests

With the state government deciding to make a legislation to provide 12 per cent reservations to Muslims, BJP has swung into action and resolved to undertake agitations across the state on Monday.

published : 16 Apr 2017