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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.
BJP eyes tribal seats in Bhadrachalam

BJP eyes tribal seats in Bhadrachalam

Aug 21,2017 , 10:41 PM IST | Hans
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has set its eyes on four ST Assembly constituencies of Bhadradri-Kothagudem district i.e., Bhadrachalam, Pinapaka, Illandu and Aswaraopeta constituencies for the 2019 Assembly elections.
Skewed pillar of road bridge razed

Skewed pillar of road bridge razed

Aug 17,2017 , 11:51 PM IST | Hans
Following the directions of engineering officials, the contractor who has taken up construction of road bridge across the River Godavari has demolished a part of the pillar on Thursday.
Detention system comes into force: TSCHE

Detention system comes into force: TSCHE

Aug 15,2017 , 01:23 AM IST | Hans
The Telangana State Council for Higher Education (TSCHE) on Saturday decided to detain the degree students in the same year if they did not clear 50 per cent of the subjects prescribed for an academic year. The new rule will be in force from the current academic year. As part of the Choice-Based Credit System (CBCS) introduced last year, the students have to clear at least 50 per cent of the subje
New-found riches drain relations among Polavaram oustees

New-found riches drain relations among Polavaram oustees

Aug 04,2017 , 12:03 AM IST | Hans
The lifestyle of the displaced people of the Polavaram Irrigation Project has changed with the tremendous amounts of money they received from the government as compensation for their lost lands. The people who never dreamt of such huge amounts are enjoying the rich lifestyle by spending lavishly.
Now, AP ducks wade into Telangana territory

Now, AP ducks wade into Telangana territory

Jul 31,2017 , 04:58 AM IST | Telangana
Duck-rearing is the only way they know to eke out a living. When the life becomes tough in their native place of Kandukuru in Prakasam district due to poor rainfall and crops failing on that count, they prefer to migrate to Khammam, Bhadradri-Kothagudem, Suryapet and other districts in Telangana herding ducks with them. Such migrants are thriving in the Bhadrachalam agency area selling duck eggs.
Weddings banned at Bhadradri temple?

Weddings banned at Bhadradri temple?

Jul 28,2017 , 11:13 PM IST | Hans
The Executive Officer of the Bhadrachalam temple was at it again when he denied permission for a couple to get hitched on the premises of Lord Sri Sitaramachandra Swamy temple here on Friday. 
Corporate hospital makeover for Bhadrachalam Area Hospital

Corporate hospital makeover for Bhadrachalam Area Hospital

Jul 26,2017 , 01:31 AM IST | Hans
The people in general and tribals in particular living in the Agency area are going to get corporate-level medical and health facilities at the Government Area hospital, which was developed with Rs 18.14 crore, extended by the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard).
Bhadradri prasadam tenders cancelled

Bhadradri prasadam tenders cancelled

Jul 26,2017 , 01:17 AM IST | Hans
Endowments Commissioner Shiva Sankar has cancelled tenders for preparing the prasadam of Sri Ramachandra Swamy temple. 
Timely measures checked spread of viral fevers

Timely measures checked spread of viral fevers

Jul 24,2017 , 11:00 PM IST | Hans
The incidence of viral fevers in the agency areas is on the wane due to the precautionary measures initiated by the state government, said Health Minister Dr C Laxma Reddy.
Rivers in spate as inflows surging

Rivers in spate as inflows surging

Jul 19,2017 , 01:37 AM IST | Hans
The incessant rains in the Bhadradri-Kothagudem district has filled several reservoirs in the district to the brim. 
Godavari water level rising at Bhadrachalam

Godavari water level rising at Bhadrachalam

Jul 18,2017 , 12:16 AM IST | Hans
Water level in River Godavari here has raised following heavy rains in the upper catchment area of the river.  Water level in the river was measured at 16.4 feet as against 13 feet on Sunday.
Vasudha Foundation financial help to medico of Sarapaka village

Vasudha Foundation financial help to medico of Sarapaka village

Jul 17,2017 , 11:40 PM IST | Hans
The Vasudha Foundation, Hyderabad, had extended financial assistance to a medical student of Sarapaka village. 
20 kgs ganja seized; smugglers find new ways

20 kgs ganja seized; smugglers find new ways

Jul 14,2017 , 05:00 AM IST | Telangana
The Chinturu police in Andhra Pradesh on Thursday seized 20-kg ganja hidden at the lower part of the Chinturu night halt bus belonging to Kothagudem RTC bus depot (of Telangana State). 
Godavari to meet the same fate of Musi?

Godavari to meet the same fate of Musi?

Jul 11,2017 , 01:13 AM IST | Hans
In the absence of a garbage disposal yard, nearly 35 tonnes of garbage generated daily in the temple town is being disposed near the flood bank of River Godavari. As a result, a reeking smell is spreading the whole area besides polluting the river and putting the health of denizens in danger. 
Master plan for Bhadradri temple in fortnight

Master plan for Bhadradri temple in fortnight

Jul 07,2017 , 01:16 AM IST | Hans
Noted architect Anand Sai on Thursday went around the Sri Sitaramachandra Swamy temple here and observed the temple’s surroundings before holding discussions with Agama pundits.