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No takers for contract posts in Fisheries Department

No takers for contract posts in Fisheries Department

Jul 31,2017 , 03:14 PM IST | Telangana
Even after four days of issuing notification to fill 169 contract-based posts in Fisheries Department, there do not seem to be many applicants. During the last four days, the number of applications could not cross single digit number. 
Missing books at OU raises eyebrows

Missing books at OU raises eyebrows

Jul 22,2017 , 04:23 AM IST | Telangana
Storm is brewing around the functioning of Dairatul Maarif (OU), the institute for preservation of Arabic manuscripts, after the management had failed to make available the books which were released by former Union Minority Affairs Minister, Najma Heptulla in May 2016. 
Concept of Islamic financing makes its mark in Telangana

Concept of Islamic financing makes its mark in Telangana

Jul 18,2017 , 03:31 AM IST | Telangana
The concept of ‘Islamic finance’ has made its mark in Telangana. The Seva registered as Mutually Aided Cooperative Credit Societies (MACCS) started its operations in Sangareddy in 2012 and has helped thousands of small businessmen to come out of the clutches of the financiers, who otherwise charge hefty interest rates. 
Minor’s appointment as Mutawalli questioned

Minor’s appointment as Mutawalli questioned

Jul 14,2017 , 05:03 AM IST | Telangana
Appointment of a minor by Wakf Board as Mutawalli (care taker) of well-known Dargahs - the Yahiya Pasha dargah at Misrigunj and Khaja Mahboob Allah, Sama Khana in Old City -  triggered a controversy. The detractors have decided to knock on the doors of the court. They have said that the resolution passed by the Board on May 23 was not backed by the Wakf deed and customs. 
Food adulteration units thrive at Begum Bazaar

Food adulteration units thrive at Begum Bazaar

Jul 13,2017 , 04:43 AM IST | Telangana
Not far away from Begum Bazaar, the biggest wholesale market, food adulteration units flourish. From adulterated ginger to garlic paste to Chocolate manufacturing company, adulterated milk, coconut powder, poor quality raisins and other products are being made. 
Fish seed supply to be failsafe

Fish seed supply to be failsafe

Jul 01,2017 , 05:14 AM IST | Telangana
The State government has decided to introduce fish seed of Common Carpvariety, popularly known as‘BangaruTeega’ this year.
Truck operators up in arms

Truck operators up in arms

Jun 29,2017 , 05:26 AM IST | Telangana
Use of technology to check malpractices in running the trucks which carry PDS rice to various districts has badly irked the truck operators and some of them have even asked the Civil Supplies Department (CSD) to cancel their contract. 
Sheep scheme hits a snag

Sheep scheme hits a snag

Jun 28,2017 , 05:34 AM IST | Telangana
With non-availability of adequate number of sheep which meet the government specifications, officials are finding it difficult to meet the targets. About 500 to 600 units are being distributed daily on an average, whereas it should have been about 2,000 units to reach the target of 73,800 units (within a month). The NCDC (National Cooperative Development Corporation) has released of Rs 700 crore f
Note ban effect dampens Ramzan shopping

Note ban effect dampens Ramzan shopping

Jun 25,2017 , 04:10 AM IST | Telangana
Ramzan shoppers this year are spending their money cautiously this year. Normally during Ramzan people go in for liberal shopping, this time however they are restricting their purchases to household items and clothing. Some of the retailers say that they have witnessed more than 50% drop in their sales, even as the season comes to an end.
Ration dealers up in arms over portability

Ration dealers up in arms over portability

Jun 15,2017 , 04:46 AM IST | Telangana
Ration dealers are up in arms against provision of ‘portability’ introduced by the government recently. They have decided to hold bandh on June 26 and will be submitting strike notice demanding reversal of the decision and to address their long pending grievances regarding the implementation of the National Food Security Act (NFSA). 
Memes push for direct Zakat on social media

Memes push for direct Zakat on social media

Jun 14,2017 , 04:18 AM IST | Telangana
The Direct Zakat Movement started with the objective of ‘stirring up the conscience’ of youth two years back has now got wider acceptance on the social media during this Ramzan that sharing their wealth with the less fortunate is a way of positive life.
Plastic rice doesn’t exist at all: Rice Millers

Plastic rice doesn’t exist at all: Rice Millers

Jun 09,2017 , 04:47 AM IST | Telangana
Busting the myth about plastic rice being sold at many places in the State, Rice Millers Association has pooh-poohed unproven reports appeared in the media. According to it, plastic rice does not exist at all.
Cattle order makes chicken prices soar

Cattle order makes chicken prices soar

Jun 06,2017 , 03:02 AM IST | Telangana
Chicken and mutton prices are likely to increase in the coming days by at least 30 per cent taking them out of the common man’s menu.
Bacterial disease cause of mass mortality of fish

Bacterial disease cause of mass mortality of fish

May 30,2017 , 03:34 AM IST | Hyderabad
Areomonas bacterial infection has been found to be the cause of increased fish mortality in some big lakes and reservoirs during summer. At least eight water bodies are believed to be hit by the bacteria in the recent months. After Sriram Sagar reservoir was hit in April, some other lakes, including Shamirpet lake and Keesara Pedda Cheruvu in Medchal, are among the water bodies affected by the b
Wakf Board blinks at dargah takeover even after fiver years

Wakf Board blinks at dargah takeover even after fiver years

May 29,2017 , 04:00 AM IST | Telangana
One of the important Dargahs on the banks of Musi river, close to Osmania General Hospital, Dargah Siddi Baba remains in the hands of Mutawalli who faces allegations of irregularities and whose term ended in October 2011. It has been more than five years
Most Hyderabad Old City residents shun Govt hospitals

Most Hyderabad Old City residents shun Govt hospitals

May 24,2017 , 03:33 AM IST | Telangana
Reflecting dwindling health care services in government hospitals, most of the residents in parts of Old city are hesitant to go back to the government hospital after an initial visit. Majority prefer treatment in private hospitals close to their place of living, even if it leads to borrowing money or taking loans. 
Telangana mangoes, a huge hit in national capital

Telangana mangoes, a huge hit in national capital

May 22,2017 , 03:45 AM IST | Telangana
Telangana mangoes have made debut in Delhi with a bang on Sunday. A counter was opened with a view to make available the best quality carbide-free mangoes. The counter witnessed a brisk sale of 10 tonnes mangoes. These mangoes were picked from farms in Jagtial and Kollapur in Mahbubnagar districts.
Civil society sees foul play  in Minorities Finance Corporation loans to Minorities

Civil society sees foul play in Minorities Finance Corporation loans to Minorities

May 19,2017 , 03:06 AM IST | Telangana
Raising questions over the method adopted for processing applications of bank-linked subsidy scheme of Telangana State Minorities Finance Corporation (TSMFC), civil society groups have demanded fresh scrutiny of 1.8 lakh applications (2015-16). The groups alleged that several applicants lobbied through bankers, and that the authorities did not follow the guidelines.
Yousufain Dargah Mutawalli faces fund swindling charge

Yousufain Dargah Mutawalli faces fund swindling charge

May 18,2017 , 04:45 AM IST | Telangana
The management of Dargah Yousufain, one of the most revered shrines in both Telugu states is in thick of the cloud over allegations of misappropriation of funds.
Move to shore up Murrel production

Move to shore up Murrel production

May 15,2017 , 03:38 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana government has decided to take the help of scientists working at ICAR-Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Bhubhaneswar, for increasing the production of ‘Murrel’, which is the State fish. Due to its scarcity, the pricey fish is sold for more than Rs 500 per kg. It is naturally produced in ponds and this initiative would help boost farm production of the fish for first time i
Fair Price shops to have upgraded ePoS machines

Fair Price shops to have upgraded ePoS machines

May 12,2017 , 04:24 AM IST | Telangana
Following reports of technical glitches in implementing ePoS machines in 1,545 Fair Price (FP) shops in the city, the Department of Civil Supplies has speeded up the process of upgrading the technology with IRIS (Intelligent Retinal Imaging Systems) scanner. Currently being run as a pilot project in 40 shops in Mahbubnagar district, the upgraded models will be available across 15, 606 outlets in
JKLDP only alternative to PDP, NCP in J&K: Nawab Nasir Aman

JKLDP only alternative to PDP, NCP in J&K: Nawab Nasir Aman

May 09,2017 , 03:45 AM IST | Telangana
Dr Nawab Nasir Aman, Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberal Democratic Party, is empathic that New Delhi should listen to voices of moderation. Otherwise, the situation in Jammu and Kashmir could worsen.   
Telangana Govt sets Aug 31 deadline for millers to return processed rice

Telangana Govt sets Aug 31 deadline for millers to return processed rice

May 05,2017 , 05:06 AM IST | Telangana
To ensure that the State government does not face losses due to delay in Custom Milling of Rice (CMR), the Civil Supplies Department has set a deadline of August 31 to millers, for processing of paddy procured during Rabi season. 
Owners Aadhaar link to livestock

Owners Aadhaar link to livestock

Apr 28,2017 , 05:38 AM IST | Telangana
The Livestock Census to link cattle to the holder’s Aadhaar card will begin from July. The enumerators will collect details of Aadhaar from each household.
Babus blink at illegal building on Wakf land

Babus blink at illegal building on Wakf land

Apr 27,2017 , 05:25 AM IST | Telangana
Despite the complaints lodged by Wakf Board officials against a senior IAS official to the Police and Revenue Department, the construction works on a 900 sq yard site at Masjid-e-Alamgir near Hitec City continue at a brisk pace.  
Mobile vet clinics yet to take off

Mobile vet clinics yet to take off

Apr 26,2017 , 05:10 AM IST | Telangana
The much-awaited Mobile Veterinary Clinics under the public-private partnership (PPP) model may remain a non-starter with veterinary doctors are averse to taking up jobs on contract basis. 
Training session for farmers ends in chaos

Training session for farmers ends in chaos

Apr 16,2017 , 02:54 AM IST | Telangana
The training session aimed at educating the farmers in the maintenance of polyhouses here on Saturday descended into chaos. The session, which was held at the Horticulture Training Institute, witnessed the farmers protesting against non-payment of subsidy. 
 NCDC okays 5,000 cr loan for sheep-rearing scheme

NCDC okays 5,000 cr loan for sheep-rearing scheme

Mar 30,2017 , 11:33 PM IST | Telangana
The State government is all geared up for the launch of the flagship programme of sheep rearing as the National Co-operative Development Corporation (NCDC) had approved a loan of Rs 5,000 for a time period of two years to the TS Sheep and Goat Development Co-operative Federation.
GVK to sign pact with govt for operating mobile vet clinics

GVK to sign pact with govt for operating mobile vet clinics

Mar 08,2017 , 05:53 AM IST | Hans
Following the success in operating the 108 ambulance services in the entire State, the GVK group now proposes to introduce ‘mobile veterinary clinics’  in the state. 
Fish production in Telangana may fall below expectations

Fish production in Telangana may fall below expectations

Feb 19,2017 , 05:30 AM IST | Telangana
The much-hyped blue revolution seems to have suffered a setback as the production is expected to fall below expectations. Various factors like drying up of lakes faster than perceived and high-level of seepage is likely to push down the fish production.