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Birth anniversary of Sant Sri Sevalal Maharaj celebrated

Birth anniversary of Sant Sri Sevalal Maharaj celebrated

Feb 21,2017 , 02:02 AM IST | Hans
Forest Minister Jogu Ramanna assured the tribal communities that Podu Cultivation lands wouldn’t be taken away by the government.
Demonetisation dampens Christmas spirit

Demonetisation dampens Christmas spirit

Dec 25,2016 , 05:39 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Though 24 hours still left for the commencement of birthday celebrations of Jesus Christ, there is no festive mood as is seen normally. The usual pomp is palpably missing and the people are staying away from buying new clothes and other essential commodities, YV Street, BKM Street , RKM Street, Sandya Circle, Koti Reddy Circle, RTC Bus Stand and Madras Road, which displays fabric shops, branded fa
Row over installation of Vivekananda statue

Row over installation of Vivekananda statue

Dec 25,2016 , 04:12 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
A committee headed by Venugopala Naidu, who is also founder of the Vivekananda Educational Society, had sought permission from Municipal Commissioner to erect the statue. But, the civic officials rejected the proposal of the committee.
Currency ban: Sacrifices needed for nation’s sake: Speakers

Currency ban: Sacrifices needed for nation’s sake: Speakers

Dec 25,2016 , 04:08 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA) Tamil Nadu Regional branch secretary and retired IAS officer SS Jawahar said that the difficulties for people would be for short term but demonetisation is inevitable to catch big sharks of black money holders and corrupt elements.
City comes alive with Christmas celebrations

City comes alive with Christmas celebrations

Dec 25,2016 , 03:54 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Vehicle loads of people singing the age old historical hymns of the celestial world are drawing the attention of people all over the city. Songs like ‘while shepherds watch their flock by night, all seated on the ground. 
SHG members contribute their mite to economy with domestic units

SHG members contribute their mite to economy with domestic units

Dec 25,2016 , 03:48 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
These domestic units are contributing to creation of supplementary assets which keep the family economy going. The district is top in the State in sheep and in livestock rearing. The women have found raising country fowls too a profitable proposition. 
Two bodies retrieved fromHNSS Canal

Two bodies retrieved fromHNSS Canal

Dec 25,2016 , 03:41 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The locals of Mallepalli village, who are working near the HNSS Canal, noticed dead bodies near the pumping station and they immediately informed to the police. 
Call to spread health literacy

Call to spread health literacy

Dec 25,2016 , 03:29 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
He urged the doctors and nursing students to visit villages and educate villagers about the health. KEK participated as a chief guest for a programme organised on Swasthya Vidya Vahini at an auditorium of Kurnool Medical College here on Saturday. 
SCCL announces 23% bonus to workers

SCCL announces 23% bonus to workers

Dec 24,2016 , 09:07 PM IST | Hans
Later speaking to press persons, the CMD stated that about 30,000 dependents of the SCCL employees would be able to secure jobs in the company following the clearance of the scheme given by the State government.
Agriculture Day celebrated

Agriculture Day celebrated

Dec 24,2016 , 01:49 AM IST | Hans
On this occasion farmers garlanded Lord Balaram who is the God of agriculture. Later, they honored the young scientist Rajendhar Reddy. They held discussions on high yielding ,organic farming
National Mathematics Day observed

National Mathematics Day observed

Dec 23,2016 , 11:11 PM IST | Telangana
The students of SM Concept School at SRR Thota of Karimabad paid rich tributes to Ramanujan and took out of rally with an aim to bring awareness on the contributions made by the renowned mathematician.
Implement SC order of equal pay for equal work: CITU

Implement SC order of equal pay for equal work: CITU

Dec 23,2016 , 11:06 PM IST | Telangana
In support of the demand, a large number of contract and outsourcing workers and unorganised sector workers have taken to the streets under the aegis of the CITU here on Thursday.
Call to make Khammam a cashless city

Call to make Khammam a cashless city

Dec 23,2016 , 11:00 PM IST | Khammam Tab
The Joint Collector allotted the revenue divisions represented by the Revenue Divisional Officer and District Medical and Health Officer to the students of Bomma Institute of Technology and Science and asked them to create awareness about cashless transactions among the people.The Joint Collector  urged them to get accustomed to spending money with the help of mobilephone applications. 
TSNPDCL pegs revenue need for 2017-18 at 9,885.89 cr

TSNPDCL pegs revenue need for 2017-18 at 9,885.89 cr

Dec 23,2016 , 10:54 PM IST | Warangal Tab
The projection is made in the ARR and tariff proposals for retail supply business for the year 2017-18 submitted to Telangana State Electricity Regulatory Commission by the Chairman and Managing Director of the company, A Gopal Rao.
One held for illegal exchange of currency

One held for illegal exchange of currency

Dec 23,2016 , 06:05 AM IST | Khammam Tab
 They seized Rs 9.20 lakhs from the accused. Speaking to the media, John Wesley told that the exchange gang escaped earlier but this time police nabbed them red-handed. 
2 held for duping a man with fake gold

2 held for duping a man with fake gold

Dec 23,2016 , 03:20 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Superintendent of Police Anant Sharma briefed the media about the incident. According to him, Venkateswarlu had received a phone call on December 9 apparently from the duo, claiming that they had lot of ancient gold, which they would like to offer for a low price of new currency.
Take part in Smart City Project: Collector

Take part in Smart City Project: Collector

Dec 23,2016 , 03:14 AM IST | Warangal Tab
He participated in a Smart City Project meeting held with district officials at the Collectorate conference hall in Karimnagar on Thursday.
Jt Collector meets beneficiaries of Kalyana Lakshmi

Jt Collector meets beneficiaries of Kalyana Lakshmi

Dec 23,2016 , 03:09 AM IST | Nizamabad Tab
 He warned them that action would be taken against them if they try to benefit from the scheme by submitting false documents.    The Joint Collector said that several complaints of irregularities were received with regard to the implementation of the kalyana Lakshmi scheme. 
Left parties decry KCR’s stand on NSF

Left parties decry KCR’s stand on NSF

Dec 23,2016 , 03:05 AM IST | Nizamabad Tab
 Activists of the Left parties, including IFTU, along with workers of NSF, where the second lay-off was declared recently, participated in the protest. The protestors burnt an effigy of the State government.
Yadagirigutta BC Welfare Society gets new head

Yadagirigutta BC Welfare Society gets new head

Dec 23,2016 , 02:45 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Devaraju Satyakar Raju was eleceted as president for Yadagirigutta BC Welfare Society. Telangana BC Welfare Society president Gajjavalli Madhusudhan handed over the charges to  Raju here on Thursday. Addressing media, Raju said  Society got registered in 2008 and form then it was striving for the uplift of BCs.
Mathematics Day celebrated

Mathematics Day celebrated

Dec 23,2016 , 02:41 AM IST | Khammam Tab
On Thursday, Ramaiah attended as chief guest to the meeting organised to celebrate birth anniversary of Ramanujan by the Department of Mathematics of NG College in Nalgonda.
Sagar waters released to Rabi crops

Sagar waters released to Rabi crops

Dec 23,2016 , 02:37 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Following the schedule of water release to left canal, the water was released to the canal in first phase for irrigating crops in the ayacut. As many as 84,000 cusecs of water would be released till January 2, 2017 in first phase. There are 2.3 lakh acres of ayacut in Zone-I in Nalgonda district and 1.2 lakh acres of ayacut in Zone-II in Khammam district.
Two students killed in mishap

Two students killed in mishap

Dec 23,2016 , 02:34 AM IST | Khammam Tab
 Prashant (20) died on spot as he was dragged by the tipper to a distance of 20 metres. Varun (19) succumbed to severe injuries while being shifted to government hospital. The students belonged to Mittapalli. Jaipur police registered a case against the tipper driver, SI Sanjeev said.
STARS-30 students visit Hyderabad

STARS-30 students visit Hyderabad

Dec 23,2016 , 01:45 AM IST | Nizamabad Tab
Last year, two students got admission in IIT, one student got admission in NIT and 8 members got admission in JNTU campus colleges while remaining students were admitted in top 20 engineering colleges of our State. 
Arattu Utsavam by Ayyappa Seva Samiti

Arattu Utsavam by Ayyappa Seva Samiti

Dec 22,2016 , 05:52 AM IST | Nizamabad Tab
Women and various Ayyappa ‘bhaktas’ were seen participating in the procession as it passed through the streets. They offered special ‘harathi’ to the deity. The procession from Subashnagar passed through the Collectorate, Gajulapet, Khaleelwadi, Quilla and other areas.
Beedi workers demand direct payment of wages

Beedi workers demand direct payment of wages

Dec 22,2016 , 05:49 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Later, the workers submitted a representation to the District Collector listing their demands and sought the government’s support. The demands include keeping beedi factories always open as workers would lose wages if they were closed. The workers sought to justify their demands saying that they solely depended on beedi industry for their livelihood.
More jobs for skilled youth in private sector: Collector

More jobs for skilled youth in private sector: Collector

Dec 22,2016 , 05:39 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Speaking on the occasion, the Collector said since last five to six years both the Central and the State governments are concentrating more on providing self employment opportunities to youth. 
Bandh against pvt varsities peaceful

Bandh against pvt varsities peaceful

Dec 22,2016 , 05:34 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Hundreds of students participated in the rally that began from Arts and Science College to Satavahana University main gate here on Wednesday. Speaking on the occasion, district in-charge of Democratic Student Union (DSU) Janardhan said that many students voluntarily participated in bandh opposing the setting up of private universities in the State. 
Couple ends life following harassment

Couple ends life following harassment

Dec 22,2016 , 05:30 AM IST | Nizamabad Tab
Koppula Narayana (52) and Lakshmi (40) were found hanging on Wednesday by the villagers, who informed the local police. ccording to the police, a case pertaining to the dispute is still pending in a court. In this regard four villagers have been harassing the couple. The couple felt humiliated and ended their lives.
Ginning mills throwing fire safety to winds

Ginning mills throwing fire safety to winds

Dec 22,2016 , 05:25 AM IST | Nizamabad Tab
There are 125 mills in Adilabad, Nirmal, Mancherial, Nirmal and Asifabad districts. In fact, the mills should obtain a no-objection certificate from the fire department by paying Rs 15,000 annually. But, the managements are not keen on obtaining the certificate. During the past two not a single mill had obtained the certificate.