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Delay in pensions puts beneficiaries in a fix

Delay in pensions puts beneficiaries in a fix

Feb 20,2018 , 12:25 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Beneficiaries of Asara scheme are allegedly still waiting for their pension disbursal. The officials have not been disbursing pensions for the past two months, according to the pensioners. 
KTPS charged with throwing safety precautions to winds

KTPS charged with throwing safety precautions to winds

Feb 15,2018 , 12:23 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Safety norms have been allegedly thrown to winds in Kothagudem Thermal Power station (KTPS), including the Rs 5,290-crore KTPS seventh unit which is under construction.
Dairy farmers decry delay in incentives

Dairy farmers decry delay in incentives

Feb 13,2018 , 11:28 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Incentives of Rs 4 per litre to dairy farmers announced by Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao for the milk procured from them are yet to reach them even after three months of the announcement.

2 Maoists, cop hurt in gun battle

Feb 04,2018 , 04:28 AM IST | Khammam Tab
In a fierce gun battle between CPI (Maoist) activists and the police on Saturday at CRPF outpost, two Maoists and a police constable were injured. A group of nearly 200 Maoists opened firing on police at Toggudem, under Pamedu police station limits of Chhattisgarh. T
Tribal farmer shot dead in terror let loose by Maoists

Tribal farmer shot dead in terror let loose by Maoists

Jan 28,2018 , 03:39 AM IST | Telangana
Maoists stepped up activity in Bhadrachalam- Kothagudem district’s Agency areas on Friday night and gunned down a tribal farmer in Veerapuram panchayat limits on charges of acting as a police informer. They fired at another tribal under Janampet panchayat limits and caused injuries to his hand.
Media role in SCCL growth lauded

Media role in SCCL growth lauded

Jan 26,2018 , 02:14 AM IST | Telangana
Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL) director S Chandrasekhar has underlined the need for SCCL and media working hand-in-hand to take the State and country onto the path of development. 
Shuttlers on cycle yatra for polio-free country

Shuttlers on cycle yatra for polio-free country

Jan 20,2018 , 02:08 AM IST | Khammam Tab
National Badminton player M J Pavan and Cyclist Bhagyasri Savanth are on an all-India cycle yatra since October 2 , 2017 with the aim of creating awareness of a polio-free country, removal of illiteracy and a thriving Swachh Bharat campaign. They are also campaigning for equal importance to sports in education.
Indirect election of sarpanches decried

Indirect election of sarpanches decried

Jan 19,2018 , 12:44 AM IST | Khammam Tab
In the light of State government contemplating indirect election of the village sarpanch, the people are quandary whether the sarpanch elected by ward members could beexercise the same power and authority as that of the sarpanch elected by people directly. 
3.46 crore released to build academic blocks in KGBVs

3.46 crore released to build academic blocks in KGBVs

Jan 16,2018 , 11:22 PM IST | Khammam Tab
The State government has released Rs 3.46 crore for construction of academic blocks in 14 Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas (KGBVs) in Bhadradri-Kothagudem district. Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for Education Kadiyam Srihari ruled that the construction of the blocks should be through by October this year. 

27 cr recoverable from 1,018 SHGs

Jan 11,2018 , 01:49 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Living standards of many self-help groups’ women did not improve as some of the groups availed themselves of bank loan but failed to run business, according to a survey conducted by the State government. Therefore, these SHGs are falling short of their targets. These groups availed loans, paid installments to the bank regularly for some months before becoming defaulters.
Excise department raids liquor outlets charging high rates in Kothagudem

Excise department raids liquor outlets charging high rates in Kothagudem

Jan 09,2018 , 12:15 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Wine shop owners are allegedly selling liquor at exorbitant rates, violating the excise norms, over and above the prices fixed by the State government. However, several consumers alleged that the district officials who were supposed to keep tab on the wine shop owners were not initiating action against the erring retailers as they were understood to be in cohorts with the liquor lobby.

Employment exchange remains ornamental

Jan 04,2018 , 11:58 PM IST | Khammam Tab
The employment exchange here has become a mere ornamental with its activities being limited to registrations and renewal of registrations of the unemployed youth. In the last three years, it could provide placements to only 105 through its job melas.
Coronation of Lord Rama performed

Coronation of Lord Rama performed

Dec 07,2017 , 11:31 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Coronation of Lord Sitaramachandra Swamy was celebrated on Thursday to mark the conclusion of the Punarvasu Deeksha. Earlier, special pujas—Vishvaksena Puja, Punyaha Vachanam and Kalasa Avaahana – were performed. The temple’s Vedic scholars gave a discourse on the Coronation episode of the Ramayana.
Farmers prefer to sell paddy at drying yards

Farmers prefer to sell paddy at drying yards

Dec 06,2017 , 11:25 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Farmers prefer to sell paddy at the drying yards instead of bringing paddy to the purchase centres set up by the Primary Agriculture Cooperative Societies and Girijan Cooperative Corporation.
Tealangana Tribal dancers urge govt to sanction 2BHK

Tealangana Tribal dancers urge govt to sanction 2BHK

Nov 28,2017 , 12:08 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Traditional tribal dancers who perform dances while launching important government schemes and at the inaugural of important conferences feel that the government is using their services but not providing benefit under any of its schemes. They say that their services are not limited to the State alone, but also to the whole nation.
Kothagudem Collector lays emphasis on book reading

Kothagudem Collector lays emphasis on book reading

Nov 15,2017 , 12:00 AM IST | Khammam Tab
District Collector Rajeev Gandhi Hanumanthu, stating that books are the best friend of humans, has called upon people to read at least one book every month. He said reading books will help everyone to clearly understand life values and societal values.
Liquor shops in tribal areas opposed

Liquor shops in tribal areas opposed

Oct 17,2017 , 11:53 PM IST | Khammam Tab
The provisions of the Panchayat Extension to Scheduled Areas Act, 1996 (PESA) is coming in the way of Excise officials in auctioning liquor shops in villages.
SSC to be must for sarpanches?

SSC to be must for sarpanches?

Oct 16,2017 , 11:08 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Days of spouses of female sarpanches wielding authority in lieu of their wives could soon be over with the Centre proposing to fix SSC as the minimum qualification for the sarpanch post and the State government agreeing to the proposal. Therefore, the rule is likely to be in force by next panchayat elections.
Kalyana Lakshmi yet to reach beneficiaries

Kalyana Lakshmi yet to reach beneficiaries

Oct 12,2017 , 12:52 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Around half of the Kalyana Lakshmi Scheme beneficiaries of the district are yet to get the cash benefit of Rs 51,000 each. The benefits promised by the State government under Kalyana Lakshmi Scheme should reach the brides at the time of their marriage. However, there are instances where the benefits haven’t reached even after the brides became mothers long after marriage.
A lesson or two to learn from this tribal hamlet

A lesson or two to learn from this tribal hamlet

Oct 04,2017 , 01:19 AM IST | Telangana
The remote Kummaripadu village of Bhadradri-Kothagudem district will soon emerge as the frontrunner in Telangana State in implementing Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat campaign.
Bhadrachalam Area Hospital SNCU bed strength augmented by 10

Bhadrachalam Area Hospital SNCU bed strength augmented by 10

Oct 01,2017 , 11:16 PM IST | Khammam Tab
The bed strength of the 10-bed Special Neonatal Care Unit (SNCU) at the Area Hospital here has been augmented by 10 beds, thus taking the total number of beds at the unit to 20.
Centre clears way for inland waterways devpt

Centre clears way for inland waterways devpt

Sep 26,2017 , 10:54 PM IST | Khammam Tab
The Centre has recently given green signal for the development of inland waterways between Bhadrachalam and Rajahmundry, covering 171 km, and Bhadrachalam and Nasik, covering 1,184 km. The measure will help the temple town gain significance at the State and national level.
Private schools asked to submit balance sheets of previous years

Private schools asked to submit balance sheets of previous years

Sep 11,2017 , 11:25 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Over allegations of private schools collecting exorbitant fee, the State government has asked managements of all private schools to submit their financial returns in the last two academic years i.e., 2015-16 and 2016-17, in a prescribed format.
Alarming malnutrition among agency children

Alarming malnutrition among agency children

Sep 06,2017 , 11:49 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Children from the agency areas are suffering from acute malnutrition and the mortality rates of both the mother and the children are quite alarming if the official statistics are any indication.
21 best teachers feted on Teachers Day in Bhadrachalam

21 best teachers feted on Teachers Day in Bhadrachalam

Sep 06,2017 , 12:37 AM IST | Khammam Tab
District Joint-Collector Ram Kishan said that the society will march on the road to progress provided teachers discharge their duties with dedication and devotion.
Two washed away in Godavari during Ganesh immersion

Two washed away in Godavari during Ganesh immersion

Sep 06,2017 , 12:32 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Even as the officials made elaborate arrangements for Ganesh immersion, two youth belonging to Padamata Narsapuram in Julurupadu mandal of Bhadradri-Kothagudem district, got washed away in River Godavari during the immersion at Parnasala, near here, in the last 24 hours.
NCC cadets sailing expedition flagged off in Bhadrachalam

NCC cadets sailing expedition flagged off in Bhadrachalam

Sep 06,2017 , 12:18 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Air Commodore P Maheshwar, Deputy Director-General of Telangana and AP NCC directorate, flagging off the NCC cadets Sailing Expedition-2017 in Godavari River here on Tuesday, said that it would make them more patriotic and courageous.
SCCL clarifies on dependent jobs

SCCL clarifies on dependent jobs

Sep 04,2017 , 11:29 PM IST | Khammam Tab
The Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL) Finance Director J Pavithran Kumar on Monday said reports about SCCL writing to the Coal India Limited indicating that the company was against dependent jobs in the collieries were far from truth, baseless and motivated. He warned those of slinging mud against with stringent action by the company. He appealed to the workers not to give credence to su
Bhadradri hospital  creates new record

Bhadradri hospital creates new record

Sep 01,2017 , 12:06 AM IST | Hans
The Government Area Hospital here performed over 501 deliveries in August. On Thursday, the doctors conducted the delivery of Champa Nagalakshmi of Mallelamadugu village of Aswapuram mandal who gave birth to a baby girl taking the number of institutional deliveries in the hospital in August to 501.
Discom to install prepaid metres to fix bill defaulters

Discom to install prepaid metres to fix bill defaulters

Aug 22,2017 , 10:39 PM IST | Hans
Vexed with non-recovery of dues, the Northern Power Distribution Company Limited (NPDCL) has decided to fix prepaid metres to various industries either in the last week of August or in the first week of September.

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