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Warangal city to sport brand new look

Warangal city to sport brand new look

Apr 18,2017 , 02:04 AM IST | Hans
With the extra efforts being put up by the district administration and the GWMC officials in beautifying Warangal, the city is being decked up and wearing a brand new look.
Eturunagaram CHC achieves rare feat

Eturunagaram CHC achieves rare feat

Apr 03,2017 , 11:13 PM IST | Hans
The medical and revenue officials in the district have been making committed efforts to promote institutional deliveries at government civil hospitals and community health centres.
DRDA to launch Nadep method of composting in Warangal Rural district

DRDA to launch Nadep method of composting in Warangal Rural district

Mar 01,2017 , 12:35 AM IST | Hans
Nadep’ method of making organic compost, which has become popular among farmers in Western India, is set to be spread among the farming community in Warangal Rural district.   
Kakatiya Zoo to introduce animal adoption scheme

Kakatiya Zoo to introduce animal adoption scheme

Feb 22,2017 , 12:00 AM IST | Hans
Kakatiya Zoological Park (Vana Vignana Kendram) authorities have planned to introduce animal adoption scheme to promote wildlife conservation and to involve the general public in the conservation movement.
National Film Festival in Warangal

National Film Festival in Warangal

Feb 08,2017 , 01:28 AM IST | Hans
The district tourism department has planned to organise a three-day ‘National Film Festival’ in the city marking the 70th anniversary of Indian Independence.
KU Department of English celebrating golden Jubilee

KU Department of English celebrating golden Jubilee

Feb 01,2017 , 02:05 AM IST | Hans
Kakatiya University department of English, which won accolades from two Padma Bhushan award winning writers, late Mulk Raj Anand and UR Ananthamurthy, is celebrating its golden jubilee celebrations.
Jangaon girl students win hat-trick of awards

Jangaon girl students win hat-trick of awards

Jan 25,2017 , 02:26 AM IST | Hans
The National Girl Child Day celebrated on Tuesday is a red-letter day for the girl students of numerous government and private institutions in the district as it marked their potential of creating records.
Entire Godavari basin is rich with Megalithic sites

Entire Godavari basin is rich with Megalithic sites

Jan 12,2017 , 12:31 AM IST | Hans
The team has visited Dameravai Megalithic structures, Mallur Temple, Pandavula Guttalu, Mylaram caves and Ghanpur temples complex during their five-day tour, which concluded on Tuesday. The team has left for Hyderabad on Wednesday to submit their findings to the corporation chairman.
RTC-W region to launch five metro services

RTC-W region to launch five metro services

Jan 06,2017 , 12:18 AM IST | Hans
There are a total of 57 ordinary services and 15 metro services in operation in Warangal city. The metro buses allotted to Warangal region under central Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) scheme h have been launched in Sep 2016.In Warangal city, there are three main city service routes. Route number-1 connects Kazipet and Warangal via petrol pump, route-11 connects Kazipet an
Mini-AC bus services likely to be launched on Jan 26

Mini-AC bus services likely to be launched on Jan 26

Jan 05,2017 , 02:41 AM IST | Hans
The trial run of the App is being done involving the drivers, who will be tasked to run the buses. It may be noted that the bus services are planned to be launched on Dasara festival day since the testing of the App and training of drivers need some time the launch date is getting advanced.
GWMC on a mission to achieve ODF tag

GWMC on a mission to achieve ODF tag

Dec 30,2016 , 01:58 AM IST | Hans
“We have taken up the issue very seriously. Following the directions by Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister K Taraka Rama Rao the GWMC is going on a mission mode to achieve ODF status by June 2 next year” the Corporation Mayor N Narender told The Hans India.
Mini-AC buses to replace deluxe buses

Mini-AC buses to replace deluxe buses

Dec 24,2016 , 02:11 AM IST | Hans
As part of the plan, a total of 30 mini-AC buses will be introduced in Warangal-Hyderabad route by Sankranthi next year in the place of deluxe buses, which are being operated now, informed RTC Warangal Regional Manager T Surya Kiran.
Note ban still haunts public after 30 days

Note ban still haunts public after 30 days

Dec 09,2016 , 04:48 AM IST | Warangal Tab
The shutters of majority of 215 ATMs of different banks are still closed while those opened display boards saying ‘no cash’ and the public are still forced to wait in long queues before banks and ATMs to get cash.
Note ban still haunts public after 30 days

Note ban still haunts public after 30 days

Dec 09,2016 , 01:12 AM IST | Hans
Exactly after one month of the demonetisation announcement by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 8, there seems not much change at ground level in terms of ease of cash flow and ease of doing the transactions.
Kalpalatha fuel filling station soon

Kalpalatha fuel filling station soon

Nov 18,2016 , 02:16 AM IST | Hans
Being revived after a prolonged inactivity for about one and half decades, Kalpalatha Super Bazaar, a one of its kind supermarket in cooperative sector, is all set to roll out a fuel filling station under its aegis.  
Banks witness huge rush

Banks witness huge rush

Nov 11,2016 , 12:29 AM IST | Hans
Large number of people across the district on Thursday queued up before the banks to get new currency notes by exchanging the old currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000, which were abolished by the Central government. 
KGBV standing in the water

KGBV standing in the water

Nov 02,2016 , 10:08 PM IST | Hans
Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV) located at Dharmanna Colony at district headquarters is surrounded by a scenic view with a pond having water lilies floating on it.
One village in two districts faces too many problems

One village in two districts faces too many problems

Nov 01,2016 , 12:01 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Interestingly, the houses of the residents are falling in Bhupalpalli district while their lands are in Warangal Rural district. The outcome is the villagers have to go to two district headquarters if they have any work in government offices.
One village in two districts faces too many problems

One village in two districts faces too many problems

Oct 28,2016 , 03:02 AM IST | Telangana
The reorganisation of districts in Telangana has thrown the residents of Mohammed Ghousepalli village into a strange predicament. The village which was divided into two mandals namely Atmakur and Mulug in undivided Warangal district is now divided among two districts, Warangal Rural and Jayashanker Bhupalpalli district.
People-friendly policing will be hallmark of Mahabubabad police: SP

People-friendly policing will be hallmark of Mahabubabad police: SP

Oct 23,2016 , 02:52 AM IST | Telangana
He explained that the Blue Colts teams riding on two-wheelers will focus on incidents like eve teasing, chain snatching, and violence against women.  In order to ensure effective monitoring of law and order situation, efforts will be made to install a network of closed circuit television cameras (CCTVs) covering key
Deer park to come up near Laknavaram Lake

Deer park to come up near Laknavaram Lake

Oct 18,2016 , 01:51 AM IST | Telangana
Scenic Laknavaram Lake, an attraction in the district, is set to become more attractive. The forest officials have been engaged in setting up a deer park at the lake near Bussapur village of Govindaraopet mandal in the district.
Tongas trot away into twilight

Tongas trot away into twilight

Sep 28,2016 , 03:05 AM IST | Telangana
Tongas (tangas), horse driven carriages of Parkal in Warangal district once a popular means of travel for locals have now gone into oblivion, courtesy, modernisation of travel.
KCR scared of Owaisis: Amit

KCR scared of Owaisis: Amit

Sep 18,2016 , 03:25 AM IST | Telangana
Launching a scathing attack on TRS chief K Chandrashekar Rao, BJP national president Amit Shah said that Rao was scared of Owaisi brothers.
Wardhannapet joins race for new district

Wardhannapet joins race for new district

Sep 16,2016 , 03:25 AM IST | Telangana
A JAC called Wardhannapet Zilla Sadhana Samithi and comprising Congress, BJP, TDP, the ruling TRS and others has been formed to fight for the demand. A senior TRS leader, G Rajeshwar Rao is elected as the JAC chairman.
Temple draws thousands with its musical deities

Temple draws thousands with its musical deities

Sep 13,2016 , 03:36 AM IST | Telangana
The Swayambhu Sri Swetharkamoola Ganapathi Temple, situated at Vishnupuri Colony in Kazipet, is attracting thousands of devotees with its unique feature of producing musical notes when the idols of the temple are struck with any metal object like a coin.
When Mother Teresa mesmerised Kakatiya University

When Mother Teresa mesmerised Kakatiya University

Sep 05,2016 , 04:22 AM IST | Telangana
As the Roman Catholics and the admirers of Mother Teresa world over are celebrating her canonisation ceremony at St Peter’s Square in Vatican City by Pope Francis, the people in Warangal have a reason to cherish the moment. 
Nizam’s tyranny recalled

Nizam’s tyranny recalled

Sep 02,2016 , 03:45 AM IST | Telangana
On September 2, 1947, 69 years ago, a patriotic desire to hoist national flag in Parkal, then a small village in Warangal district, had ended a brutal massacre committed by Razakars. 
Jangaon decries creation of Hanamkonda district.

Jangaon decries creation of Hanamkonda district.

Aug 18,2016 , 11:47 PM IST | Telangana
Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao’s assertion that creation of new districts would be done as per people’s wish doesn’t reflect in the actions if his latest proposal to create Hanamkonda district is any indication.
GWMC to set up waste management plants.

GWMC to set up waste management plants.

Aug 13,2016 , 12:14 AM IST | Telangana
The Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation (GWMC) has embarked on a programme to put in place an effective Municipal Solid Waste Management (MSWM) system in the city.
Big plans for tribal eco-tourism circuit

Big plans for tribal eco-tourism circuit

Aug 02,2016 , 03:37 AM IST | Telangana
Historic places and holiday spots which have lush green serene surroundings in Warangal and Khammam districts are set to hog the limelight, thanks to the eco-tourism circuit proposed jointly by the state and central governments.