Author : B Ashok


Uranium project stirs up girijans

Uranium project stirs up girijans

Mar 30,2017 , 03:08 AM IST | Telangana
The Uranium Corporation of India Ltd (UCIL) proposes to set up an open pit and three underground mines in Nalgonda district. It plans a central plant about 48 km from the mine site based on acid leaching. 
Choutuppal: Another Patancheru in the making

Choutuppal: Another Patancheru in the making

Mar 21,2017 , 03:18 AM IST | Telangana
Choutuppal, Pochampalli and Chityal mandals in Nalgonda district are on the verge of becoming another Patancheru, the hotbed of pollution. About 75 industries, particularly pharma ones, have been polluting air and land besides contaminating water. 
Dindi water release stirs up row

Dindi water release stirs up row

Feb 24,2017 , 12:12 AM IST | Hans
The release of water for drinking purposes of Nalgonda people from the Dindi project led to a political row between politicians of Nalgonda and Nagarkurnool districts. 
Tribals seek ITDA at Devarakonda

Tribals seek ITDA at Devarakonda

Dec 31,2016 , 12:13 AM IST | Hans
The tribal population in the district is around 2 lakh, which makes up to the 12 per cent of the district’s population. The tribal population in Suryapet is 1.48 lakh while Yadadri has 44,000.
Dindi project holds promise for fluoride-affected region

Dindi project holds promise for fluoride-affected region

Dec 23,2016 , 06:10 AM IST | Commoner
The work on lift irrigation scheme is to begin after the completion of the survey for the reservoir and main canals. There were umpteen promises earlier, but they remained empty promises. This time, the TRS government is determined to complete the project within two years. 
Rules violation alleged in Hyd-Sagar road works

Rules violation alleged in Hyd-Sagar road works

Jul 30,2016 , 01:37 AM IST | Telangana
A major part of the Hyderabad-Nagarjunasagar road is being widened violating regulations to complete the work in 15 days in view of the fast approaching deadline of August. The road is the main link between Andhra Pradesh and Telangana States to be used by lakhs of devotees during upcoming Krishna Pushkaralu.
290 acre open air jail soon in Chandampet

290 acre open air jail soon in Chandampet

Apr 17,2016 , 02:00 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana government is keen to set up an open-air jail in the Agency area of Chandampet which would likely spread in about 289 acres of sprawling area in the backwater region of Nagarjuna Sagar project.