KCR offering poor quality sarees: YSRTP chief YS Sharmila

While interacting with villagers at Eliminedu under Ibrahimpatnam constituency on the eighth day of Praja Prasthanam Yatra, she said that none of the Chief Minister’s promises had been fulfilled.

published on : 28th October 2021

Hyderabad: a boiling pot of cultures

Drive through the city and you can see that apart from Bathukamma, the State’s most important festival, how different cultures and communities are celebrating Navaratri to the hilt in their own way.

published on : 14th October 2021

A gala ‘Sunday-Funday’ with Dandiya, Garba at Tank Bund

Professional artistes performed the traditional Garba and Dandiya dances as the public enjoyed other cultural programmes. 

published on : 11th October 2021

TSRTC buses to pick up passengers from their doorstep in Telangana's Karimnagar

The booking will be accepted only if there are at least 30 passengers in a given area. The initiative is expected to benefit those who wish to travel to a particular destination in groups.

published on : 11th October 2021

Bathukamma festival: Telangana becomes fresh as a daisy on Day-1

Though most shops remained shut through out the day, the streets of Warangal, Hanamkonda and Kazipet were abuzz with flower vendors.

published on : 7th October 2021

Bathukamma magic

Academy Award winner AR Rahman, filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon and former MP K Kavitha have collaborated to make this festive season extra special with video-song Allipoola Vennela

published on : 6th October 2021

130 models of Bathukamma being installed at all major city junctions

The Bathukammas are  six-foot tall and made with satin and decorated with gerbera, marigold and chrysanthemum. 

published on : 6th October 2021

Special Bathukamma song composed by A R Rahman, released

Bathukamma festival is an integral part of Telangana and it identifies with the cultural identity of the people from the state across the globe.

published on : 5th October 2021

1.05 lakh Bathukamma sarees distributed in Hyderabad

Several ministers, MLAs, Mayor Gadwal Vijayalaxmi, Deputy Mayor Mothe Srilatha Reddy and corporators participated in the distribution programme.

published on : 4th October 2021

Bathukamma sarees aided powerloom sector: Telangana minister KT Rama Rao

He stated that all arrangements were made in villages and all precautions were being taken by district administrations to distribute the sarees keeping in view the prevailing pandemic.

published on : 3rd October 2021

AR Rahman scores music as Gautham Menon directs for Bathukamma 2021 video song

This is the first time that big personalities from the film industry were roped in for the song, so as to popularise the festival worldwide.

published on : 3rd October 2021

Sarees of 810 types ready for Telangana's Bathukamma festival

Bathukamma sarees are produced every year on over 20,000 powerlooms to provide continuous employment to the 16,000 weavers and allied workers in the Sircilla powerloom cluster.

published on : 1st October 2021

Production of Bathukamma sarees hit

Though the rains have started receding, most handloom and powerloom units here are still under water.

published on : 9th September 2021

Over 1 crore locally woven Bathukamma sarees to be distributed in Telangana

The TRS government has identified 1.05 crore eligible women to hand over the sarees which are designed in 225 patterns and 25 colours.

published on : 6th September 2021

Telangana: Powerloom owners, workers begin hunger strike seeking hike in saree manufacturing charges

According to sources, the commencement of the strike has hit the production of Bathukamma sarees badly and they have also launched a relay hunger strike demanding immediate government intervention.

published on : 30th March 2021
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