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Diwali spirit yet to pick up

Diwali spirit yet to pick up

Oct 15,2017 , 04:31 AM IST | Telangana
Diwali is fast approaching and the cracker stalls are not set up in the city yet. Each year, the stalls are set up a week earlier to the festival; however, this year many owners have not received the licence. The Telangana Crackers Association claim that by Tuesday, the stalls will be set up.
Avocation becomes order of the day for school kids

Avocation becomes order of the day for school kids

Oct 08,2017 , 04:37 AM IST | Telangana
The concept of extracurricular activities after school hours is rapidly increasing in the city. Many schools are now concentrating on the studies and are trying to divert the attention of kids who are not interested in playing games and who are getting glued to electronic gadgets.
Holy Trinity Church’s grandeur withstands time

Holy Trinity Church’s grandeur withstands time

Sep 22,2017 , 02:44 AM IST | Telangana
A historical marvel by itself, CSI Holy Trinity Church constituted in in 1847 and located in Bolarum, with all its original magnificence and architectural intricacies intact even today, is celebrating its 171st anniversary.

Disabled facing untold hardships

Sep 21,2017 , 04:44 AM IST | Telangana
The SADAREM (Software for Assessment of Disabled for Access Rehabilitation and empowerment) certificates that are given by the government hospitals to the differently- abled people has been delayed for the past six months by the major government hospitals in the city. Differently- abled persons complain that due to the delay, they have been facing difficulties for government sponsored schemes and
Outsourcing library staff deplore salary delay

Outsourcing library staff deplore salary delay

Sep 19,2017 , 04:50 AM IST | Telangana
Alleged failure on the part of the officials in releasing grants in time has led to unprecedented delay in paying salaries to the outsourcing employees in city libraries. The employees have alleged that they are paid salaries once in six months.
Local netas usurp Anganwadi centres

Local netas usurp Anganwadi centres

Sep 10,2017 , 03:53 AM IST | Telangana
Children in Anganwadi centres are forced to vacate from the community halls in order to hold functions. Even though the district authorities have been paying Rs 750 towards rent, the local leaders have been forcing them to vacate the places to hold functions. Children are forced to have their education under tree shades. Out of the total 914 Anganwadi centres 139 of them are being operated in comm
City libraries plunge into darkness

City libraries plunge into darkness

Sep 07,2017 , 04:27 AM IST | Telangana
The city libraries, which were battling basic infrastructure problems along with bad toilet facilities, now face electricity woes. The Grade III libraries turned bad to worse with no electricity facilities.
Arogya Lakshmi sees spike in enrollment

Arogya Lakshmi sees spike in enrollment

Sep 03,2017 , 04:29 AM IST | Telangana
Arogya Lakshmi Scheme for the pregnant and lactating women aims to provide supplement nutritious food for women. The number of enrolment is rising and Anganwadi centres are creating awareness about the scheme among people in the city. The cooked food is provided from Mana Trust meals, which would reach all the Anganwadi centres by 11 am and it would be distributed to all the pregnant women by 12 n
Govt sops elude differently abled

Govt sops elude differently abled

Aug 22,2017 , 03:28 AM IST | Telangana
Thousands of people have enrolled themselves for tricycles during the campaign held by differently abled people a few months ago at Amberpet in the city. However, more than half of the applicants have not received tricycles or walking sticks as district authorities concerned have yet to give their approval.
SBI-SBH merger delays loans to differently-abled

SBI-SBH merger delays loans to differently-abled

Aug 08,2017 , 09:17 AM IST | Telangana
The differently-abled people, who have applied for loans to set up small business units have been waiting for over six months to get the bank loans
Vegetable prices shoot up

Vegetable prices shoot up

Jun 29,2017 , 02:17 AM IST | Telangana
Vegetable prices have registered a steep increase in the last one week due to short supply from the local growers. Tomatoes, which were being sold at Rs 25-a-kg till last week, have now gone up to Rs 50-a-kg in Rythu Bazars while chilli, which was Rs 60-a-kg, is now being sold at Rs 83-a-kg. Not just tomatoes and chilli, even the prices of carrot and capsicum have shot up. Carrot is being sold at
Lack of facilities, encroachers dog city libraries

Lack of facilities, encroachers dog city libraries

Jun 22,2017 , 04:55 AM IST | Telangana
Somajiguda library in city is converted into a community hall due to the acts by local corporator and MLA. Besides this, several libraries have been encroached and they do not have own buildings. 

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