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Malnutrition claims 10 babies at Shishu Vihar

Malnutrition claims 10 babies at Shishu Vihar

Nov 08,2017 , 11:46 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Severe malnutrition had claimed at least 10 baby girls in Shisu Vihar in the last three months. It is pathetic to note that in October itself seven deaths occurred. Though hundreds of childless couples have been waiting for adopting babies for years, the government, which could have expedited their applications to give these orphaned children in adoption, has been dilly-dallying on the same leadin
Is this called effective healthcare in Telangana

Is this called effective healthcare in Telangana

May 11,2017 , 11:55 PM IST | Hans
At a time when the State government is boasting of providing corporate- style health services, patients visiting Nalgonda district headquarters hospital are left to face untold hardships. 
Contractor collects toll tax despite works half done

Contractor collects toll tax despite works half done

May 06,2017 , 01:02 AM IST | Hans
In what could be termed as day-light robbery, the toll fee is being collected from vehicle riders on the Narkatpally-Addanki Road, linking Telangana with Tamil Nadu, in spite of the fact that the developer of the road had completed only 80 per cent works. 
Yadadri unlikely to be ready for Dasara

Yadadri unlikely to be ready for Dasara

Apr 02,2017 , 02:25 AM IST | Telangana
Offering pujas to the self-manifested deities at the sanctum sanctorum of the renovated Yadadri temple by Dasara this year seems to be a far cry given the slow pace of work execution.
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.