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Student washed away in SLBC canal in Nalgonda

Student washed away in SLBC canal in Nalgonda

Nov 15,2017 , 12:03 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Lack of toilets allegedly became the cause of death of a student of ZP High School, Akkalaigudem of Nalgonda mandal, who went out for open defecation on Children’s Day. According to an eye witness and Nalgonda One-Town SI Hanumanth Reddy, Vallapu Vijender (11), studying sixth class in Akkalaigudem ZPHS, along with his friend Saidulu, went near SLBC canal, 300 meters away from the school, to go to
Kothagudem Collector lays emphasis on book reading

Kothagudem Collector lays emphasis on book reading

Nov 14,2017 , 11:41 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Bhadradri-Kothagudem District Collector Rajiv Gandhi Hanumanthu, stating that the childhood should be a happy experience, asked the children to set goals early and study hard systematically to reach their goals.
Formation of Child Protection Committees stressed

Formation of Child Protection Committees stressed

Nov 14,2017 , 11:37 PM IST | Khammam Tab
With an aim to protect child rights and provide more awareness and spread knowledge among children, parents and the society in general, District Collector Ronald Rose directed the officials of Child Welfare Department to form Child Protection Committees at village, mandal and district levels in the district.
Bhadradri thermal plant works at a brisk pace

Bhadradri thermal plant works at a brisk pace

Nov 14,2017 , 11:33 PM IST | Khammam Tab
The works of the prestigious 1,080 MW Bhadradri Thermal Power Station (BTPS), being set up in about 1,050 acres on the border area of Manuguru and Pinapaka, are going on a brisk pace. The officials of Genco and BHEL are overseeing the construction, which is likely to be completed ahead of schedule.
TSWRDC students shine in Karate tourney

TSWRDC students shine in Karate tourney

Nov 14,2017 , 12:24 AM IST | Khammam Tab
The girl students of Telangana State Women’s Residential Degree College (TSWRDC), Pillalamarri have shown extraordinary talent in Martial Arts and bagged 19 medals in all at the national-level open Karate Championship held in Hyderabad on November 12.
VH urges govt to rescue Gulf workers

VH urges govt to rescue Gulf workers

Nov 14,2017 , 12:20 AM IST | Khammam Tab
It’s time for the State government to focus on the problems faced by the Gulf migrants, senior Congress leader and former Rajya Sabha member V Hanumantha Rao said. Speaking to the media persons at the Sanjeeva Reddy Bhavan here on Monday, he criticised Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao for ignoring the plight of those working in the Gulf countries.
Officials told to redress grievances: Khammam Collector

Officials told to redress grievances: Khammam Collector

Nov 14,2017 , 12:16 AM IST | Khammam Tab
District Collector DS Lokesh Kumar directed the officials of departments concerned to take special interest in resolving the grievances received from people. Speaking at the Grievance Day programme held at Zilla Parishad Conference Hall in Khammam on Monday, the Collector said issues of people must be resolved as early as possible without further delay.
One arrested for growing Ganja in Nagarkurnool

One arrested for growing Ganja in Nagarkurnool

Nov 14,2017 , 12:12 AM IST | Khammam Tab
The Vangoor police arrested one person for illegally growing Ganja amid marigold plantation in Nizambad village under Vangoor mandal in Nagarkurnool district. According to police, Mogali Srinu, a farmer, was illegally growing Ganja along with marigolds in his field. Based on a tip-off, the Vangoor Sub Inspector Veerababu along with his team conducted early morning raids in the agriculture fields o
KCR Govt is losing people’s support: Renuka Chowdary

KCR Govt is losing people’s support: Renuka Chowdary

Nov 14,2017 , 12:02 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Member of Parliament G Renuka Chowdary on Monday alleged that Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao was not working to protect the interests of people and hence was losing the support base.
Nalgonda Bank official embezzles 2.86 cr by creating fake SHGs

Nalgonda Bank official embezzles 2.86 cr by creating fake SHGs

Nov 13,2017 , 11:46 PM IST | Khammam Tab
In what could be termed as a broad daylight robbery, a field officer of Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank of Miryalaguda branch embezzeled Rs 2.86 crore by creating fake women Self Help Groups.
Interviews for A1 Grade Officers in SCCL held

Interviews for A1 Grade Officers in SCCL held

Nov 11,2017 , 12:05 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Interviews for the posts of A1 Grade Officers were conducted at the corporate office of Singareni Collieries here on Friday. Nineteen employees attended the interview, said General Manager A Anand Rao.

Jr NTR visits Bhadradri temple

Nov 11,2017 , 12:02 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Film actor Junior NTR along with his wife Lakshmi Pranathi visited Sri Sitaramachandra Swamy temple here on Friday. They performed special pujas and offered silk robes to the presiding deity. Director Koratala Siva also accompanied the actor. The couple later visited Goddess Lakshmi temple. The priests blessed the couple and presented them laddu prasadam.
Bandh peaceful in Khammam

Bandh peaceful in Khammam

Nov 10,2017 , 11:58 PM IST | Khammam Tab
The bandh by the opposition parties in protest against the decision of State government shifting the Collectorate to VV Palem passed off peacefully here in Khammam on Friday. Several business establishments, educational institutions and various other offices voluntarily supported the bandh. Meanwhile, the leaders of opposition parties staged a dharna in front of bus depot in the early hours demand
3-year-old girl falls into hot sambar, dies

3-year-old girl falls into hot sambar, dies

Nov 10,2017 , 11:54 PM IST | Khammam Tab
In a tragic incident, a three-year-old girl M Hruthika died after she accidentally fell into a vessel containing hot sambar. The incident took place in Nemmikal village of Athmakur mandal in the district on Friday.

Chanaka-Korata Barrage Works will be completed by Khariff 2018: Harish Rao

Nov 10,2017 , 11:39 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Irrigation Minister T Harish Rao on Friday said that the Chanaka-Korata Barrage works would be completed by Khariff 2018. The Minister was replying to a question raised by the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) member Rathod Bapu Rao
Top cop is Khammam’s son of soil

Top cop is Khammam’s son of soil

Nov 10,2017 , 11:33 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Success doesn’t come on a platter, it is earned. True to these words, the proud son of the soil, the 1986 Batch IPS officer Mudireddy Mahender Reddy, the newly-appointed Director General of Police, has his hurdles en route to success that not many of Telanganites were able to reach the position.
Woman dies post caesarean; kin allege doctors negligence

Woman dies post caesarean; kin allege doctors negligence

Nov 10,2017 , 11:28 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Tension prevailed at the government hospital in Mahbubnagar when the relatives of a woman who died after developing complications post caesarean surgery staged a protest on hospital premises claiming that doctors’ negligence had led to the death of the woman.
Gadwal Collector bats for growing 18 lakh saplings in 2018

Gadwal Collector bats for growing 18 lakh saplings in 2018

Nov 09,2017 , 12:26 AM IST | Khammam Tab
The district administration is preparing in advance for the next year’s Haritha Haaram programme. As part of this, District Collector Rajat Kumar Saini has directed the officials concerned to prepare a detailed plan for the mega plantation drive and directed to grow at least 18 lakh saplings in all the nurseries across the district.
Opposition sees red as govt trumpets its victory

Opposition sees red as govt trumpets its victory

Nov 09,2017 , 12:22 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Pro and anti rallies were conducted by the BJP and opposition parties, respectively on the occasion of completion of one year of demonetisation on Wednesday. In Nalgonda, Congress workers under the leadership of Nakrekal former MLA Chirumathi Lingaiah along with ZPTC Shankar Naik took out a rally from Clock Tower Centre to Collectorate and staged a dharna on the road near the Collectorate. They ra
Boiler explodes, no one hurt

Boiler explodes, no one hurt

Nov 09,2017 , 12:17 AM IST | Khammam Tab
A boiler at a private company exploded here on Wednesday, leaving the workers in fear. However, no was hurt in the incident. The incident took place at Ragavendra Ferro Alloys located at Aitipamula village of Kattangur mandal in the district. Upon receiving information, firetenders rushed to the spot from Nakrekal and put out the fire. Meanwhile, it came to be known that the factory which has been
SCCL thermal plant achieves highest PLF

SCCL thermal plant achieves highest PLF

Nov 09,2017 , 12:08 AM IST | Khammam Tab
The Singareni Thermal Power Station has climbed to the sixth position in the country in achieving the highest plant load factor (PLF) during the period from April to October this financial year. Its PLF stood at 88.83 per cent. Earlier, the station was ranked eighth.
Kothagudem Branch libraries in for makeover

Kothagudem Branch libraries in for makeover

Nov 09,2017 , 12:02 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Zilla Grandhalaya Samstha, at its maiden meeting held here on Wednesday, resolved to upgrade the library for people of all sections of society and to strengthen all the 18 branch libraries in the district. Chairing the meeting Zilla Grandhalaya Samstha chairman Dindigala Rajender said he would focus on recovering Panchayat and Municipal Cess payable to the organisation.
Farmers hopes revive as water from Palair released

Farmers hopes revive as water from Palair released

Nov 08,2017 , 11:54 PM IST | Khammam Tab
The hopes of the farmers were revived with the release of water from Palair reservoir through Nagarjunasagar Left Canal for protecting the standing Kharif crops cultivated in about 42,000 hectares in Khammam district.
Malnutrition claims 10 babies at Shishu Vihar

Malnutrition claims 10 babies at Shishu Vihar

Nov 08,2017 , 11:46 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Severe malnutrition had claimed at least 10 baby girls in Shisu Vihar in the last three months. It is pathetic to note that in October itself seven deaths occurred. Though hundreds of childless couples have been waiting for adopting babies for years, the government, which could have expedited their applications to give these orphaned children in adoption, has been dilly-dallying on the same leadin
Mobile phone thief arrested in Nalgonda

Mobile phone thief arrested in Nalgonda

Nov 08,2017 , 12:03 AM IST | Khammam Tab
District police arrested a habitual offender Bandi Ganesh alias Balamoina Ganesh (23), native of Lingala Ghanapuram mandal of Warangal district, in Nalgonda on Tuesday. Producing the offender before the media at the DPO office, Superintendent of Police Srinivas Rao informed the crime history and also modus operandi of the arrested.
Ensure justice to differently-abled: Congress

Ensure justice to differently-abled: Congress

Nov 07,2017 , 11:59 PM IST | Khammam Tab
Congress leader Muttineni Veeraiah has criticised the TRS government for not fulfilling its promises made for the uplift of the differently-abled persons. Addressing a meeting presided over by the District Congress Committee president Aitham Satyam here on Tuesday, he said although the Rights of Persons with Disabilities – 2016 came into force in April this year, the State government has not come
Two kids drown while plucking lotus flowers

Two kids drown while plucking lotus flowers

Nov 07,2017 , 11:55 PM IST | Khammam Tab
In a tragic incident, two children drowned in a pond while trying to pluck lotus flowers. The incident took place on Tuesday at Velashala village of Tirumalagiri mandal in the district. According to sources, Hussain Bi (11) and Hasan (9), cousins, went to bring the lotus flowers from the local pond located on the outskirts of the village.
Awareness programmes on legal services from tomorrow in Khammam

Awareness programmes on legal services from tomorrow in Khammam

Nov 07,2017 , 11:34 PM IST | Khammam Tab
A special awareness programme will be organised from November 9 to 18, under District Legal Cell Authority, to help people make use of legal services, informed District Chief Judge M Lakshman here on Tuesday. The Judge released a special poster and stickers designed for the programme, in Khammam on Tuesday. Speaking at a press meet held at District Court, the Judge said the awareness programme wi
Amenities for patients attendants soon at Gadwal Area Hospital

Amenities for patients attendants soon at Gadwal Area Hospital

Nov 07,2017 , 11:32 PM IST | Khammam Tab
With an aim to improve healthcare standards in the Gadwal Area Hospital, District Collector Rajat Kumar Saini has directed the officials concerned and contractors to prepare a detailed plan for providing amenities for the attendants of patients.
Suryapet gets 85 cr under special development fund

Suryapet gets 85 cr under special development fund

Nov 07,2017 , 12:00 AM IST | Khammam Tab
Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao had announced Rs 15 lakh funds for every Gram Panchayat and Rs 10 lakh for Thandas in the district to carry out various development works, during a public meeting held on October 12 in Suryapet town.

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