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Students in soup as KSOU faces axe

Students in soup as KSOU faces axe

Nov 22,2017 , 04:06 AM IST | Telangana
A large number of students enrolled in the Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) are facing uncertain future with the Karnataka State government exploring ways to shut it down. The State government has in fact appointed a committee to suggest measures to close the university.
KCR to feature on pattadar passbooks

KCR to feature on pattadar passbooks

Nov 18,2017 , 02:50 AM IST | Telangana
Come January, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao is all set to be the only politician in the post-Independence era in the country to have a unique distinction of having his portrait on the security-enabled pattadar passbooks
Managements for anything but Safe Schools

Managements for anything but Safe Schools

Nov 17,2017 , 03:06 AM IST | Telangana
The ‘Safe School’ initiative by the state government has gone for a toss with the private school managements (PSMs) expressing their inability to comply with the statutory norms in ensuring safety to children in schools.This assumes significance in the wake of the tragic death of student N Shiv Rachit in a school sump at Malkajgiri in Hyderabad.
Students & teachers to take to begging protest

Students & teachers to take to begging protest

Nov 12,2017 , 02:44 AM IST | Telangana
Private college students along with their teachers and institution’s management representatives have chalked out a plan to take out a procession and christened it as “4LB” soon. It is intended to focus the public attention on abnormal delay on the part of the government in releasing funds for fee reimbursement. The date and time of the programme will be fixed later, according to organisers. The “4
Staff crunch hobbles TSPSC job drive

Staff crunch hobbles TSPSC job drive

Nov 01,2017 , 02:35 AM IST | Telangana
Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) is facing staff crunch, making it difficult to conduct examinations to fill 1.12 lakh vacancies in the State government, according to senior official.

JNTU-H to vet eligibility certificates

Oct 25,2017 , 03:19 AM IST | Telangana
The growing menace of ineligible candidates taking admissions under management quota in several private professional colleges is turning into a big headache to the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad (JNTUH).
Telangana State to use advanced satellite technology

Telangana State to use advanced satellite technology

Oct 16,2017 , 03:13 AM IST | Telangana
The State is all set to be the first in the country to go for enhanced satellite frequency to monitor its forest wealth with the help of National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC) of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).
Cotton farmers demand better MSP

Cotton farmers demand better MSP

Oct 14,2017 , 02:52 AM IST | Telangana
Ahead of the cotton procurement process to begin, the State farmers’ organisations express their fears that recycling of cotton at the procurement centres by middlemen may make a dent in the income of cotton farmers. Repeated requests for intervention by the State and Central governments, to put an end to the practice has fallen on deaf ears, they pointed out.
Broadband village dream may remain just like that

Broadband village dream may remain just like that

Oct 07,2017 , 03:36 AM IST | Telangana
Provision of broadband connectivity to more than 6,000 out of 8,684 villages in the State may remain a distant dream.
Fallow, non-agri lands worry govt

Fallow, non-agri lands worry govt

Sep 19,2017 , 04:54 AM IST | Telangana
Rapid decrease in the fallows and increase in the land used for non-agriculture purposes have been posing a challenge for the government in their efforts to put in place the State Action Plan on Climate Change (SAPCC) in line with the National Action Plan for Climate Change (NAPCC).
TSCCDCL to impart job skills to SCs

TSCCDCL to impart job skills to SCs

Sep 12,2017 , 04:14 AM IST | Telangana
The State government has decided to design skill development programmes meant for the Scheduled Castes in such a way that they would be in a position to establish start-up companies and make them industry ready. According to the Telangana Scheduled Castes Cooperative Development Corporation Limited (TSCCDCL) officials, several schemes designed so far have only limited job prospects and are not con
Telangana sees spike in number of beneficiaries

Telangana sees spike in number of beneficiaries

Sep 10,2017 , 03:27 AM IST | Telangana
The number of applicants for Kalyana Lakshmi Scheme and Shaadi Mubarak Scheme, aimed at providing financial assistance for marriages of poor girls, has risen to 2.3 lakh and is expected to touch 2.5 lakh by the end of September 2017, thanks to the enhanced amount and decentralisation of sanctioning process.

CITD develops know-how for making sparklers safely

Sep 08,2017 , 05:16 AM IST | Telangana
In a small but significant step, the Hyderabad-based Central Institute of Tool Design (CITD) has developed an indigenous technology which would save tens and thousands of people working in the fireworks manufacturing industries.
Labour dept makes it easy for registration of firms

Labour dept makes it easy for registration of firms

Sep 06,2017 , 03:38 AM IST | Telangana
By launching a round the clock online registration system, the Telangana State Labour Department (TSLD) has the prospective entrepreneurs and industrialists from within the country and abroad who could apply for labour registrations online by uploading the necessary documents.
FCRI to launch multidisciplinary streams from next year

FCRI to launch multidisciplinary streams from next year

Sep 05,2017 , 03:37 AM IST | Telangana
The Forest College and Research Institute (FCRI) is all set to start multidisciplinary courses in Forest Education and introduce research programmes from next academic year.
Plan to turn Anantagiri Hills a detox destination

Plan to turn Anantagiri Hills a detox destination

Sep 02,2017 , 03:07 AM IST | Telangana
A proposal to establish a 500-bed naturopathy centre has been mooted following the State government’s move to make picturesque Anantagiri Hills located in the Vikarabad district as one of the major tourist destinations of the State.
GWD to undertake study of chain tanks in TS

GWD to undertake study of chain tanks in TS

Aug 29,2017 , 04:19 AM IST | Telangana
State Ground Water Department (GWD) will soon be taking up a scientific study of the chain tanks in the State, after the current monsoon period.
Exclusive testing centre for alternative medicines soon

Exclusive testing centre for alternative medicines soon

Aug 27,2017 , 03:51 AM IST | Telangana
A separate State Drug Testing Centre (SDTC) will soon come up for testing Ayurvedic, Homeopathy and Unani drugs being manufactured by 200 pharmaceutical units.
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).

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