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Students advised to inculcate reading habit

Students advised to inculcate reading habit

Nov 15,2017 , 01:20 AM IST | Warangal Tab
District Collector R V Karnan advised the students to inculcate the habit of book reading, during the Child Rights Week celebrations held on a grand note at Minority Function Hall here on Tuesday.
Cotton procurement centre inaugurated in Sultanabad

Cotton procurement centre inaugurated in Sultanabad

Nov 14,2017 , 12:57 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Market Committee Chairperson Thiparapu Kamala inaugurated cotton procurement centre at the agriculture market here on Monday. Speaking on the occasion, she lauded Peddapalli MLA Dasari Manohar Reddy for his support in setting up the centre.
ICRISAT to supply food supplements to Anganwadis

ICRISAT to supply food supplements to Anganwadis

Nov 14,2017 , 12:34 AM IST | Khammam Tab
International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), with the help of District Collector RV Karnan, launched distribution of nutritious food to Anganwadi Kendras at Kasipeta, Chinna Dharmaram and Regulagudem.
13 treasure hunters arrested by cops

13 treasure hunters arrested by cops

Nov 14,2017 , 12:07 AM IST | Crime
A gang of 13, including six from Tamil Nadu, were arrested while digging an ancient house of one Sama Raju in Nomulavada to unearth ‘hidden treasure’ on Monday. The police recovered two crowbars and shovels from them and material used for performing mumbo-jumbo prior to treasure hunting.
More liquor licenses, more anarchy: BJP

More liquor licenses, more anarchy: BJP

Nov 14,2017 , 12:02 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Issuing licenses to 2,200 wine shops and bar shops by the State government would lead to both social and financial anarchy in Telangana, the BJP leaders alleged. The government’s aim to bolster its exchequer was creating havoc in the lives of public. The government has failed to check the belt shops, which were ten times in number of the licensed shops, being operated in the State, the party leade
Collector Amrapali Kata Dashboard launched in Hanamkonda

Collector Amrapali Kata Dashboard launched in Hanamkonda

Nov 14,2017 , 12:02 AM IST | Warangal Tab
The Collector’s Dashboard, a data visualisation tool that provides real-time status of welfare and development programmes of the district, was unveiled by the District Collector Amrapali Kata here on Monday. The Dashboard allows the Collector to monitor various key indicators such as health, education, pensions etc.
Public told not to submit same issue

Public told not to submit same issue

Nov 14,2017 , 12:02 AM IST | Warangal Tab
People should not come with the same issue repeatedly on every Grievance Day seeking solution. It will take minimum time for the officials to solve the problem,” the in-charge District Revenue Office (DRO) Ashok Kumar suggested the public at the Grievance Day at the Collectorate conference hall in Peddapalli on Monday.
Raghavpur villagers stage protest in Peddapalli

Raghavpur villagers stage protest in Peddapalli

Nov 14,2017 , 12:02 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Residents, including women, of Raghavpur village in this mandal staged a dharna at gram panchayat office here on Monday, demanding action as per law against those staying in the dargah area spread over seven acres and 14 guntas in survey no.1141/2. The villagers accused the residents of the dargah area of indulging in unsocial activities and fleecing the people financially.
Congress calls for end of TRS regime

Congress calls for end of TRS regime

Nov 13,2017 , 11:51 PM IST | Warangal Tab
The TRS government, which failed to address farmers’ issues in the State, should step down immediately, Congress leaders demanded. A delegation of Congress leaders, comprising Kisan Kheth Mazdoor Congress chairman M Kodanda Reddy, TPCC former chairman Ponnala Lakshmaiah, district Congress president N Rajender Reddy, former chief whip G Venkata Ramana Reddy, city Congress leaders Rajanala Srihari a
NTPC gives away prizes

NTPC gives away prizes

Nov 11,2017 , 01:16 AM IST | Warangal Tab
The prize distribution ceremony of Vigilance Week celebrations (From October 30 to November 04) was held at EDC, NTPC here on Friday. The chief guest Executive Director (Ramagundam) D K Dubey along with other senior officials distributed prizes to the winners of different competitions held during the Vigilance Week
14 inter-State dacoits from West Bengal nabbed

14 inter-State dacoits from West Bengal nabbed

Nov 11,2017 , 01:08 AM IST | Warangal Tab
The Sirpur T police on Friday arrested 14 inter-State robbers and recovered Rs 16.30 lakh in cash and two vehicles from them. They were involved in the looting of Rajarajeswar Rice Mill in Josini village of Sirpur T Kagaznagar mandal of Kumaram Bheem Asifabad district on the midnight of November 6, Superintendent of Police Sunpreet Singh told press persons here.
Six injured in road mishap

Six injured in road mishap

Nov 11,2017 , 12:23 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Six people were injured - three severely - in a road accident at Icchoda mandal headquarters on Friday, when the auto rickshaw they were travelling in was hit by a speeding car coming in opposite direction.
BJP demands action against Srihari for holding mock funeral of Modi

BJP demands action against Srihari for holding mock funeral of Modi

Nov 11,2017 , 12:20 AM IST | Warangal Tab
The district BJP leaders have urged the police to take serious action against the City Congress working president Rajanala Srihari for allegedly causing insult to the dignity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Fitting farewell to Oggu katha exponent

Fitting farewell to Oggu katha exponent

Nov 11,2017 , 12:15 AM IST | Warangal Tab
It was a fitting farewell to the departed Oggu Katha, what they call him Pitamaha, Chukka Sattaiah. The hundreds who attended the last rites of Sataiah at his native village Manikyapuram under Lingala Ghanpur mandal on Friday paid their last respects to him.
SDLCE degree, PG exams rescheduled

SDLCE degree, PG exams rescheduled

Nov 11,2017 , 12:10 AM IST | Warangal Tab
The Kakatiya University distance mode degree and post-graduate examinations scheduled to be conducted on Saturday and Sunday (November 11 and 12) were postponed to November 28 and 29 respectively.
Disability just a physical defect: Mahabubabad JC

Disability just a physical defect: Mahabubabad JC

Nov 10,2017 , 11:46 PM IST | Warangal Tab
Marking the World Disabled Day (December 3), Joint-Collector Damodar Reddy inaugurated sports and games competitions for the disabled at Boys Junior College grounds here on Friday. District Welfare Department had organised the event.
Mini libraries soon for students in Peddapalli

Mini libraries soon for students in Peddapalli

Nov 10,2017 , 11:44 PM IST | Warangal Tab
Mini Libraries will be established for the convenience of the students, Raghuveer Singh, the Chairman of Libraries said during a review meeting here on Friday. He discussed the present situation of libraries present in the district and about conducting week-long celebrations of libraries in the district, with District Educational Officer and MEOs of various mandals at Mandal Parishad Office.
Police arrest 6 Naxalites in Mahabubabad

Police arrest 6 Naxalites in Mahabubabad

Nov 10,2017 , 11:24 PM IST | Warangal Tab
In a significant achievement, the district police have arrested six underground activists of CPI (ML) New Democracy and recovered five fire arms, ammunition, bank account passbook and revolutionary literature.
A Collector, who leads by example

A Collector, who leads by example

Nov 09,2017 , 01:14 AM IST | Warangal Tab
This Collector has no inhibitions. Jayashankar-Bhupalpally District Collector A Murali is a real down to earth straight talking official. He really means business. From the day-one he assumed office, Murali went on a two-day tour of tribal hamlets in Mangapet, Tadvai and Eturnagaram mandals and stayed overnight at a hamlet. He roams around freely on his bike in nights in the predominantly tribal d
Note ban, century’s biggest scam: Congress

Note ban, century’s biggest scam: Congress

Nov 09,2017 , 01:00 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Large scale protests were staged across erstwhile Warangal district by Opposition parties against the NDA government’s note ban move on its first anniversary. The leaders of Congress and CPI organised separate protests in Warangal, Jangaon, Bhupalpally and Mahabubabad on Wednesday, expressing their ire against the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who announced the decision through a special broadcast
Dejected farmer sets fire to paddy crop

Dejected farmer sets fire to paddy crop

Nov 09,2017 , 12:51 AM IST | Warangal Tab
A paddy farmer set fire to his dried-up paddy crop in about six acres as the crop was entirely damaged by brown planthopper. The pest shattered the dreams of the farmer of reaping a bumper harvest. The farmer, Saram Madhukar of Chandaram village, had no alternate except to burn the damaged crop to prevent the pest from spreading to the crops in neighboring fields.
Stress on services to patients in PHCs

Stress on services to patients in PHCs

Nov 09,2017 , 12:35 AM IST | Warangal Tab
District Collector M Champalal has said that the services rendered by the primary health center staff to patients should be noticeable and could be monitored from the perspective of quality assurance. He felt that necessary amenities should be provided to the PHC staff.
20th International Children Film Festival takes off on a grand note

20th International Children Film Festival takes off on a grand note

Nov 09,2017 , 12:31 AM IST | Warangal Tab
The 20th International Children’s Festival had been started on a grand note with the screening of ‘Shanu’ feature film at 10 am at Thirumala theatre in Karimnagar. After launching the Film Festival District Collector Sarfaraz Ahmed informed that several children’s films will be screened at Thirumala theatre three shows per day free to children. The films will be screened from November 8 to 14.
TDP demands support price for cotton

TDP demands support price for cotton

Nov 09,2017 , 12:13 AM IST | Warangal Tab
The claims of the State government are different from what it was in reality, the Telugu Desam politburo member Revuri Prakash Reddy said, referring to the hardships of cotton farmers.
Eradicate child labour: Jagtial Collector

Eradicate child labour: Jagtial Collector

Nov 08,2017 , 12:20 AM IST | Warangal Tab
District Collector Dr A Sharath ordered the Task Force officials to ensure that no child below the age 18 years shall be employed as labourers, during a meeting here on Tuesday. He discussed with the officials about the prevention of child labour in the district. The officials were directed to conduct vigorous inspections at various working places in the district to prevent child labour and also t
Vemulawada MLA thanks KCR for his gesture

Vemulawada MLA thanks KCR for his gesture

Nov 08,2017 , 12:16 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Vemulawada MLA Chennamaneni Ramesh thanked Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao for his gesture of sanctioning Rs 167 crore funds, administrative sanctions for supplying water through Mid Manair Kaleshwaram Package-9 Malkapet reservoir to Nimmapelli Moolavaagu project for 10,000 acres.
Aadhaar enrolling centre opened at Peddapalli Collectorate

Aadhaar enrolling centre opened at Peddapalli Collectorate

Nov 08,2017 , 12:12 AM IST | Warangal Tab
The in-charge Collector S Prabhakar Reddy inaugurated Aadhaar enrolment centre at the administrative building in the Collectorate here on Tuesday. Speaking on the occasion, he said that every person in the district must take the Aadhaar card to utilise the government welfare schemes.
BJP, BJYM activists held ahead of Chalo Hydyderabad protest

BJP, BJYM activists held ahead of Chalo Hydyderabad protest

Nov 08,2017 , 12:09 AM IST | Warangal Tab
Large number of activists and workers of BJP and its youth wing, BJYM were arrested by police across the erstwhile Warangal district in the wake of ‘Chalo Hyderabad’ protest called on Tuesday. More than 300 workers and leaders were taken into preventive custody by police. The arrests, which started during late evening hours of Monday, continued till early hours of Tuesday. The arrests took place a
Stubby palm trees to make their mark

Stubby palm trees to make their mark

Nov 07,2017 , 11:51 PM IST | Warangal Tab
The high yielding stubby palm trees, Girika thati chetlu in local parlance, will soon be an income-generating source to Gouda community. Although the plantation of stubby palm trees is being encouraged by the government through Haritha Haram, this is the first time that a district administration has come forward to promote it as a pilot project in a mission mode.
KU constitutes sub-committee to examine PhD admission norms

KU constitutes sub-committee to examine PhD admission norms

Nov 07,2017 , 11:46 PM IST | Warangal Tab
The process of admissions into Ph D programmes offered by Kakatiaya University was being delayed by one issue after another. The admission process, which was already behind schedule, was set to be delayed further with the university administration setting up a sub-committee to examine the representation of students for reconsideration of norms for category-II students (seeking admission through en