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Urban farming new mantra

Urban farming new mantra

Aug 19,2017 , 02:51 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana Horticulture Department is all set to launch a unique campaign to increase the green cover as well as provide organic vegetables daily to the city residents.
New districts yet to make way into national records

New districts yet to make way into national records

Aug 15,2017 , 03:43 AM IST | Telangana
It may take one more year for the 21 new districts in the Telangana State to find place in the records of the Union Ministries and the various departments and autonomous bodies attached to them.
KCR Kits is Cong’s junked scheme

KCR Kits is Cong’s junked scheme

Jul 16,2017 , 04:18 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) government’s flagship programme ‘KCR Kits’, which intends to provide child care necessities to the newly born and mother, was one among the several other schemes which could not get an approval in the united Andhra Pradesh.
SVK to launch film institute

SVK to launch film institute

Jun 28,2017 , 04:37 AM IST | Telangana
In a bid to reach out the younger generation, the 29-year old city based cultural, education and research centre SundarayyaVignana Kendra (SVK) is set to enter into the new domains like starting a film training school and creating sports facilities this year.
TOMCOM recruitment drive hits road block

TOMCOM recruitment drive hits road block

Jun 27,2017 , 06:01 AM IST | Telangana
Efforts of the Telangana Overseas Manpower Company Limited (TOMCOM) to recruit Muslim women candidates from the Sate to work in the Mecca and Medina Haram Project in Saudi Arabia reportedly hit a road block. 
5 a meal all set to hit a crore mark

5 a meal all set to hit a crore mark

Jun 21,2017 , 05:19 AM IST | Telangana
Barely three years into implementation of the subsidised meal scheme launched by the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation, it is all set to hit one crore mark during the current financial year.
Telangana to give fillip to sports with new academies

Telangana to give fillip to sports with new academies

Jun 17,2017 , 03:05 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana government has decided to come up with the state-level academies in cricket, gymnastics, horse riding and other sports with the state-of-the-art facilities to give a fillip to the sports among the students of welfare schools.
New body to inspect residential schools

New body to inspect residential schools

Jun 14,2017 , 05:56 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana State Welfare Residential Educational Institutions Society (TSWREIS) has decided to establish an exclusive Inspectorate of Residential Schools (IRS).
BC Overseas Vidya Nidhi scheme takes off

BC Overseas Vidya Nidhi scheme takes off

Jun 14,2017 , 03:59 AM IST | Telangana
The State government’s flagship programme Mahatma Jyothiba Phule BC Overseas Vidya Nidhi scheme is taking off after it was initially hit by the Trump Affect, dampening the spirits of hundreds of students aspiring to go to the United States of America to pursue higher studies by availing financial assistance under the scheme.
SC plan to get 1,500-cr fund push

SC plan to get 1,500-cr fund push

Jun 07,2017 , 04:24 AM IST | Telangana
Action plan for implementing welfare schemes for Scheduled Castes with an estimated outlay of Rs 1,596 crore is likely to get clearance from the State government in a week’s time.
Telangana Govt sets target of distributing 10,000 acres to SCs

Telangana Govt sets target of distributing 10,000 acres to SCs

Jun 04,2017 , 04:05 AM IST | Telangana
The State government has set a target of distributing 10,000 acres of farmland to beneficiaries belonging to the Scheduled Castes during the current financial year.  Speaking to The Hans India, a senior official said in last two months the Scheduled Castes Finance Cooperative Development Corporation (SCFCDC) was able to acquire 746 acres of land in various districts. It had distributed the land to
Residents unite to overcome water problem

Residents unite to overcome water problem

Jun 03,2017 , 04:37 AM IST | Telangana
Residents of a small colony with a little over 60 houses in Santhoshi Matha Colony adjacent to the Sagar Road on the outskirts of the city scripted a success story by constructing individual rain harvesting pits (RWHPs).
Telangana govt hospitals breeding ground for diseases

Telangana govt hospitals breeding ground for diseases

Jun 03,2017 , 03:18 AM IST | Telangana
Violation of mandatory guidelines prescribed in the construction of hospitals and clinics is posing a problem in preventing airborne infections within the premises of the health institutions in the State.
Water woes haunt Hastinapuram residents

Water woes haunt Hastinapuram residents

May 28,2017 , 05:01 AM IST | Telangana
Residents of Hastinapuram East under LB Nagar are facing water problems for the past seven years as the water board is not able to supply required quantity of drinking water and to top it off 90 per cent of the borewells in the area have gone dry.  
Bhagiratha to boost water distribution infra

Bhagiratha to boost water distribution infra

May 09,2017 , 05:25 AM IST | Telangana
Water distribution infrastructure in 68 Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) and 8,600 Panchyat Raj Institutions (PRIs) in the State is all set to get a fillip with the State government’s flagship programme Mission Bhagiratha.
Mecca Masjid in for a makeover

Mecca Masjid in for a makeover

May 06,2017 , 02:45 AM IST | Telangana
Mecca Masjid, one of the oldest mosques and a prominent historical site in Hyderabad, is all set for a makeover from July this year.  According to officials of the Minority Welfare Department, structure of the mosque has been deteriorating following seepage of water and other problems which need to be addressed immediately.
Unique Jain temple in Telangana lies in ruins

Unique Jain temple in Telangana lies in ruins

Apr 30,2017 , 04:37 AM IST | Telangana
The oldest Jain temple built with bricks and in terracotta style at Alvanpalli in Jadcherla district of the State lies in shambles. No effort has so far been taken by successive government to restore it.
ICRISAT bid to develop tool to ramp up farm output

ICRISAT bid to develop tool to ramp up farm output

Apr 14,2017 , 05:11 AM IST | Telangana
The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) is working on a project to develop a tool which can help with minimising loss, maximising production with effective interventions in the agriculture sector.
Small paint units set to lose lustre

Small paint units set to lose lustre

Apr 02,2017 , 03:12 AM IST | Telangana
The Central government’s move to formulate new rules to reduce toxic lead levels to a minimum of 90 particle per million (ppm) in households is expected to hit the small and medium scale paint manufacturing industries in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh hard.
Fine Arts varsity to design iconic Ambedkar statue

Fine Arts varsity to design iconic Ambedkar statue

Apr 01,2017 , 03:13 AM IST | Telangana
The state government has put on fast track the project for installing 125 feet Dr Ambedkar statue in the city. It has asked the Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University (JNAFAU), Hyderabad to prepare the design of the statute and the land development around it. 
Telangana Govt plans EMI scheme for rooftop solar system

Telangana Govt plans EMI scheme for rooftop solar system

Mar 01,2017 , 05:35 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana government is set to come up with a scheme of Equated Monthly Installment (EMI) based installation of rooftop solar energy for individual consumers.
Coordination chinks cast a shadow on SCs schemes

Coordination chinks cast a shadow on SCs schemes

Feb 05,2017 , 04:39 AM IST | Telangana
ppointing District Welfare Officers as in-charge Executive Directors to Telangana Scheduled Castes Cooperative Development Corporation Limited (TSCCDL) has affected the implementation of several schemes meant for Scheduled Castes.
New facility at Niloufer suffers from birth pangs

New facility at Niloufer suffers from birth pangs

Jan 31,2017 , 05:14 AM IST | Telangana
A new facility provided in the famous Niloufer hospital in the city remains unused even two months after it was declared open.
TSPSC objection halts doctors recruitment

TSPSC objection halts doctors recruitment

Jan 29,2017 , 04:41 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana government’s move to fill the vacancies of doctors in the government run hospitals has come to a grinding halt following the Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) raising certain objections.
Telangana to bring down school dropout rate

Telangana to bring down school dropout rate

Jan 14,2017 , 04:41 AM IST | Telangana
Telangana State Education Department has come up with a four-tier comprehensive plan under Sarva Sikha Abhiyan (SSA) to deal with the increasing number of school dropout rates in the State.
Politics not our cup of tea, aver students

Politics not our cup of tea, aver students

Jan 13,2017 , 03:57 AM IST | Telangana
Notwithstanding the allure of power and pelf, politics appears to be the least preferred vocation for students from elite convents schools as well as government schools, both in rural and urban areas. 
NIMS equipment tests patience

NIMS equipment tests patience

Jan 11,2017 , 06:05 AM IST | Telangana
Frequent breakdown of diagnostic equipment at the prestigious Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) is causing several problems for the patients.
AYUSH to launch drive on alternative medicines

AYUSH to launch drive on alternative medicines

Dec 19,2016 , 05:29 AM IST | Telangana
Initially AYUSH will launch a massive campaign in 27 selected villages to propagate the importance of alternative medicine. According to sources in the AYUSH department, Ayush Life Style initiative has been taken up under National Ayush Mission and villages in Warangal, Karimnagar, Medak, Nalgonda, Adilabad, Khammam, Nizamabad, Mahabubnagar and Ranga Reddy have been designated as Ayush Grams. 
TS to develop advanced Water Resource Information System

TS to develop advanced Water Resource Information System

Dec 07,2016 , 06:25 AM IST | Telangana
The Telangana State Irrigation department has entered into an understanding with the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) to integrate weather forecasting into its efforts to develop a full-fledged Telangana Water Resource Information System (TWRIS).
A far cry for Telangana, AP SHGs

A far cry for Telangana, AP SHGs

Dec 04,2016 , 04:15 AM IST | Telangana
The Mahila E-Haat, launched as part of efforts directed at financial empowerment of women, is yet to become popular among the 8.8 lakh-strong women Self Help Groups (SHGs) in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.