State government

Union government denies news of its refusal to procure rice from Telangana

All paddy procurements in Telangana are continuing and will continue to take place as before at the existing MSP, a spokesperson of the Department of Food and Public Distribution clarified.

published on : 27th November 2021

Telangana Paddy procurement row: Congress holds rallies, netas submit representations to Collectors

Nalgonda MP N Uttam Kumar Reddy alleged that the government, in collusion with rice millers, was pushing farmers to desperate levels so that they sell the paddy to millers at prices lower than MSP.

published on : 26th November 2021

Australian Open chief to Djokovic: no vaccine proof, no play

The Victoria state government's no-vaccine, no-play edict means that the Australian Open will become the first Grand Slam tournament to require mandatory COVID-19 vaccines for the players.

published on : 20th November 2021

Teachers in Karnataka seek pay revision, threaten to boycott classes

Promotion of over 75,000 graduated teachers working in primary schools considering seniority and revision of salaries of around 4,000 primary and high school teachers are some demands.

published on : 8th November 2021

Fishermen from Andhra's Kakinada protest hike in fuel prices

It may be noted that the State government provides Rs 9 as subsidy on one litre of diesel to the fishermen.   

published on : 29th August 2021

Good for goose, bad for gander? HC nails Telangana government contradiction on Kokapet auction

The court was annoyed as to why the State did not disclose this information about the Kokapet tank when the PIL questioning Neopolis land auction came up before it.

published on : 17th August 2021

No pay for 2000 Telangana healthcare workers in 4 months

Contract workers are facing overdue salary payments since their papers have not been renewed, even though they are still on duty.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Bihar to count children of babus studying in government schools

The purpose of the exercise is apparently to ensure that the official machinery takes steps to improve the condition of government schools in the state.

published on : 28th July 2021

As Covid hits business, Telangana dealers ask government to extend tenure of mining contracts

Covid lockdowns, while forcing us to stop mining, brought transportation to a standstill. As a result, we were not able to take up any exports during that period, say the dealers.

published on : 12th July 2021

Centre 'abusing' some state governments instead of supporting them, alleges Delhi deputy CM Sisodia

Sisodia also said that the BJP has become 'Bharatiya Jhagda Party', following the Centre's objection to the Delhi government's doorstep ration delivery scheme.

published on : 11th June 2021

CM Chandrasekhar Rao gives nod for DA hike, MPDO promotions 

The Chief Minister also signed another file approving promotions to as many as 130 Mandal Parishad Development Officers

published on : 4th September 2018

Thoothukudi firing: Police presence will be scaled down once normalcy returns, says Tamil Nadu government’s crisis manager Gagandeep Bedi

Hile the bandh call given by the Opposition parties received a lukewarm response across the State, the epicentre of the turmoil in Thoothukudi was slowly inching back to normalcy on

published on : 26th May 2018

Free shoes yet to reach kids in over 2,500 Karnataka schools

It has been over two months into the current academic year, but some children in government schools are yet to get shoes and socks under the state government scheme.

published on : 23rd August 2017