Telangana News

Telangana: Night school at Rohingya Muslims camp in Balapur a symbol of hope for immigrants

Amid all the odds against their ‘illegal immigrant’ status in India, a night school in the Rohingya camp at Balapur is standing as a symbol of hope for educating the children and the adults.

published : 24 Sep 2017

Telangana may have much going for it, but lags in tackling agrarian distress

There is a lot about Telangana that’s amazing. Government departments have an affinity and openness to using technology to solve problems, several key initiatives have come after government studies on

published : 18 Sep 2017

Krishna water for Telangana & Andhra: Krishna River Water Management Board to approach Centre

Krishna River Water Management Board will write a letter to the Centre seeking equity distribution of inflows into the river.

published : 23 Aug 2017

Lip-lock in 'Arjun Reddy' was essential for the story, says Vijay Deverakonda

Actor Vijay Deverakonda says he didn't have any uncertainty about the lip-lock sequence in his forthcoming Telugu romantic drama "Arjun Reddy".

published : 22 Aug 2017

AIJQAC to form gau rakshak committee

 The All India Jamiatul Quresh Action Committee (AIJQAC) has decided to form ‘gau rakshak committee’ to spread message among people to desist from slaughtering of cows. 

published : 13 Aug 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.

published : 13 Aug 2017

YSRC chief Jagan goes for the kill with yet another noose comment

YSRC chief passed the comment that people like Naidu who weren’t true to their word deserved to be hanged.

published : 11 Aug 2017

Tollywood, drugs and drama: A diversion from Telangana’s realities?

There has arguably been no more a consistent commentator on the ongoing investigation into drug peddling in Telangana than filmmaker Ram Gopal Verma.

published : 07 Aug 2017

Puri Jagannadh grilled for 10 hours, later denies doing drugs on Twitter

Jagannadh uploaded a video to his twitter account at 11.16 pm on Wednesday in which he denied having done anything illegal, including using drugs.

published : 20 Jul 2017

Tollywood gets Wednesday fever as drug probe begins

Officials will try to find if any rule in NDPS Act was violated by celebrities, & whether they are only users or supplied drugs too

published : 19 Jul 2017

Postmen to be excise dept’s ‘eyes’ on drug shipment

Postmen across Telangana have a new duty to dispense: that of a spy. These India post employees will now also gather information on those who procure LSD from darknet.

published : 19 Jul 2017

Mumaith Khan to be served notice on Bigg Boss sets?

Some of the stars are learnt to be counting their days with fear of losing fame if SIT takes any unexpected step after grilling.

published : 18 Jul 2017

Tollywood drug racket: Investigative officer Akun Sabharwal to not go on leave

Akun Sabharwal, director enforcement, Department of Prohibition and Excise of Telangana Government, had applied for 10-day leave from July 16 citing personal reasons.

published : 15 Jul 2017

Summoned but not guilty, says Tollywood

Actors condemn media for taking their names without cross-checking. City-based event manager latest in the list of those arrested.

published : 15 Jul 2017

Cop insists he has TS govt’s support

 Excise enforcement director Akun Sabharwal is going on a 10-day leave from Saturday.

published : 15 Jul 2017