Centre to lift 8 lakh tonnes of parboiled rice from Telangana state

In yet another relief to the State government, the Centre has consented to accept delivery of eight lakh tonnes of fortified parboiled rice for the 2021-22 Rabi marketing season.

published on : 12th August 2022

Telangana state govt to convert soaked paddy into boiled rice

However, during the last year, the FCI was reluctant to lift boiled rice, and it has not given any assurance on collecting additional boiled rice stocks from the State.

published on : 11th August 2022

Farmers with idle land demand compensation

The paddy farmers who kept their land idle as per the direction of Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao are a worried lot these days.

published on : 16th April 2022

Parboiled rice controversy: Centre refuses to blink, won’t procure boiled rice

As soon as Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao completed his dharna in Delhi and returned to Hyderabad, the Centre was quick to convey its firm stance.

published on : 12th April 2022

TRS, BJP playing politics at the cost of farmers: Revanth 

In the series of tweets he reminded the contributions and schemes introduced by Congress. 

published on : 31st March 2022

Ruling TRS to intensify agitations across Telangana; demands Rabi paddy production in state

As per the directions of Chandrasekhar Rao, the Agriculture Minister announced that the TRS would take up a series of agitations after Ugadi, the Telugu new year on April 2.

published on : 26th March 2022

Bank of India picks up 9 per cent in bad bank

The government-owned BoI said in an exchange filing that it has invested Rs 109 crore in NARCL under preferential share issuance.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Two migrant workers die in boiler blast in Tamil Nadu's Mayiladuthurai

Besides the two workers from Jharkhand, operators K Ragupathi (53) and Maridas (45), and worker Javed (20) of Thirumullaivasal sustained injuries in the blast.

published on : 21st February 2022

In Odisha, Zilla Parishad aspirants take ferry to reach cut-off Tentuligumma

However, the candidates say they are approaching voters in the inaccessible village as it is the birthplace of Sahid Nayak and is an important region to seek votes.

published on : 15th February 2022

Seven workers killed in boiler explosion at factory in Bihar's Muzaffarpur; PM expresses deep grief

According to reports, the loud explosion was heard by residents in nearby areas, up to a five-kilometers away. Visuals show hundreds of people rushing to the incident site to check what happened.

published on : 27th December 2021

Six dead, seven injured as boiler explodes at industrial unit in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

The explosion was so powerful that its tremour was felt in a radius of two kilometres and rescue teams have been pressed into service to remove the debris from the spot.

published on : 26th December 2021

Four dead, 15 injured in boiler blast in Gujarat’s Vadodara

Four people died while 15 others were injured in a boiler blast that took place at a chemical factory in Gujarat’s Vadodara.

published on : 25th December 2021

Telangana paddy procurement: With Centre’s stand on parboiled rice, mills stare at bleak future

Parboiled rice mills operate for six months in a year during the Rabi season in Telangana, as the paddy procured in this climate is fit for conversion into parboiled rice.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Aamir Khan's 'Laal Singh Chaddha' locked for Baisakhi 2022 release

Laal Singh Chaddha is the Indian adaptation of the Academy Award-winning film 'Forrest Gump' that was written by Eric Roth.

published on : 20th November 2021

BJP's Bandi Sanjay challenges TRS government over parboiled rice

In a statement released to the media, Sanjay ridiculed the maha dharna organised by the pink party and termed it as “something which achieved nothing”.

published on : 20th November 2021

200 employees of Bank of India participate in walkathon against corruption

Around 200 employees of Bank of India (BOI) participated in a walkathon held as part of the Vigilance Awareness week here on Sunday. 

published on : 1st November 2021

'Bois locker room case': Parents must teach kids proper social media use, say experts

According to experts, it is a must that parents discuss sex, sexuality, gender-related issues and take steps within their own homes to ensure there is a sensitive approach towards these.

published on : 7th May 2020

Rahul Gandhi meets kin of deceased, injured during NTPC Unchahar boiler blast in Uttar Pradesh

Rahul, who represents the neighbouring Amethi parliamentary constituency, did not want to give the BJP a chance to criticise the family if he had skipped Rae Bareli, said party sources.

published on : 2nd November 2017