Author : NM Satheesh


Power tariff revision put on hold till end of Assembly session

Power tariff revision put on hold till end of Assembly session

Mar 07,2017 , 03:31 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Fearing political backlash during the budget session which is scheduled to begin from March 10, the state government has not taken any decision on revision of power tariff. This decision has resulted in the discoms missing date with the Telangana State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TSERC) once again.
Telangana fails to use NLM fund

Telangana fails to use NLM fund

Mar 03,2017 , 04:53 AM IST | Telangana
Though the State government claims to works towards the development of livestock in the state to make the lives of the rural people prosperous the data released by Centre says otherwise. 
Fake babas brazenly duping mentally ill, illiterates

Fake babas brazenly duping mentally ill, illiterates

Feb 02,2017 , 04:48 AM IST | Telangana
Illiteracy, lack of access to mental hospitals and scarcity of psychiatrists is driving many mentally ill people towards magical healers for treatment in the State.
Elite liquor outlets set to spring up across Telangana

Elite liquor outlets set to spring up across Telangana

Jan 31,2017 , 04:13 AM IST | Telangana
The Excise Department has set the conditions for setting up elite liquor outlets. These outlets will sell foreign liquor and premium Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) brands in the State.
Telangana Govt to invoke RR Act to fix defaulters

Telangana Govt to invoke RR Act to fix defaulters

Jan 24,2017 , 04:30 AM IST | Telangana
About 326 traders in the State have been identified as defaulters for not paying VAT for more than six years. 
Telangana Education sector may get big budgetary push

Telangana Education sector may get big budgetary push

Jan 13,2017 , 06:33 AM IST | Telangana
Telangana Education sector is likely to get Rs 5,000 crore more allocation in the ensuing budget to ensure that the promises made by Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao are fulfilled.  
Unique IDs for govt school students soon

Unique IDs for govt school students soon

Dec 13,2016 , 04:14 AM IST | Telangana
The Department of School Education has decided to introduce a new system under which a unique ID number would be assigned to every student of all the government schools.  
High power costs shock Telangana

High power costs shock Telangana

Nov 16,2016 , 04:40 AM IST | Telangana
As the demand for power in the southern states is on the rise, the power purchase cost for Telangana has risen to Rs 4 per unit from Rs 2 per unit two mo­nths ago, portending an ominous future. 
KCR mulls Cabinet, party revamp

KCR mulls Cabinet, party revamp

Nov 02,2016 , 04:06 AM IST | Telangana
Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao is likely to take steps to revamp the TRS organisational set-up and in the process; he is likely to draft three of his Ministers for the party work before mid November.
Govt to bring pre primary schools under its purview

Govt to bring pre primary schools under its purview

Oct 21,2016 , 04:56 AM IST | Telangana
The State government is contemplating to give permission to private schools to run the pre-primary sections - LKG and UKG officially, which were now running without recognition.
Water woes ail PHCs in Telangana

Water woes ail PHCs in Telangana

Oct 19,2016 , 03:12 AM IST | Telangana
Though the government makes tall claims on spending thousands of crores of rupees to provide potable water to households, there is a lack of similar focus on the Public Health Centres (PHCs) in the rural areas.
Telangana New districts raise hopes on teacher recruitment

Telangana New districts raise hopes on teacher recruitment

Oct 13,2016 , 02:58 AM IST | Telangana
Formation of new districts in Telangana has raised new hopes among the unemployed youngsters as recruitment for government teacher posts may be taken up soon.