T'gana: 'New secretariat bldg will last 150 yrs'

Posted on Sun, 03 Jan 2021 04:39:00 IST - hyderabad

Roads and buildings minister Vemula Prashanth Reddy on Saturday said the new secretariat complex is being constructed with the objective of standing structurally fit for 150 years.

Salary hike: Rs 8,000 crore burden on exchequer

Posted on Sun, 03 Jan 2021 04:11:00 IST - hyderabad

Chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao’s decision to hike the salaries of over 9.36 lakh employees is likely to put an additional burden of Rs 8,000 crore per annum on the state exchequer if the government agrees to give over 40% fitment to the employees.

Women leaders to secure plum posts in T'gana Cong

Posted on Sun, 03 Jan 2021 10:18:45 IST - hyderabad

In a fresh move to counter the rising graph of BJP and also win the confidence of women voters in Telangana, the Congress high commandd is planning to appoint women leaders in key posts in the state.

Another loan app suicide in T'gana, 5th in a mnth

Posted on Sun, 03 Jan 2021 04:06:00 IST - hyderabad

Yet another person killed himself in Hyderabad on Saturday, allegedly after being harassed by collection agents of instant loan financing apps. G Chandramohan, 36, who worked at a warehouse, was found hanging at his home in Petbasheerabad on the outskirts of the city.

T'gana gears up for vaccine rollout in 7-10 days

Posted on Sun, 03 Jan 2021 04:35:00 IST - hyderabad

State health authorities are expecting the rollout of Covid vaccine in less than a fortnight, even as a dry run of the vaccination drive was held at seven locations in Hyderabad and Mahbubnagar on Saturday. Health authorities have also indicated that five lakh doses are likely to be allocated to the state soon.

No biology, but NRI can study MBBS: T'gana HC

Posted on Sun, 03 Jan 2021 04:04:00 IST - hyderabad

Telangana high court has directed Kaloji Narayana Rao University of Health Sciences (KNRUHS) to grant admission to MBBS course to an Indian-American girl student with roots in Warangal

T'gana: Elections to 7 ULBs only after Sankranti

Posted on Sun, 03 Jan 2021 04:28:00 IST - hyderabad

Elections to seven municipal bodies of Greater Warangal, Khammam, Atchampet, Siddipet, Nakrekal, Jadcherla and Kothur will be held only after Sankranti as the officials need time to complete delimitation and reservation of wards exercise once the government gives its nod.

'Covaxin shot proudly wears its made-in-India tag'

Posted on Sun, 03 Jan 2021 04:03:00 IST - hyderabad

The emergency use authorisation (EUA) approval recommendation by the subject expert committee (SEC) to indigenously developed Covaxin marks a momentous day in the history of the Indian vaccine industry.

Harassed by money lenders, man ends life

Posted on Sat, 02 Jan 2021 23:08:57 IST - hyderabad

A man allegedly committed suicide here on Saturday after being harassed by app-based money lenders, police said.

T'gana chief secy initiates promotions

Posted on Sat, 02 Jan 2021 21:38:53 IST - hyderabad

Hyd: Youth raise funds for unpaid teachers

Posted on Sat, 02 Jan 2021 04:45:00 IST - hyderabad

With teachers from budget schools being among the worst hit during the Covid-19 induced lockdown due to non-payment of salaries and terminations, youngsters from the twin cities have come together to raise funds through crowd-funding platforms.

Telangana has one of lowest firearm licences

Posted on Sat, 02 Jan 2021 04:18:00 IST - hyderabad

The incidents of a fatal gunfire incident in Adilabad town involving a political party worker and the seizure of firearms from a hunting enthusiast may have raised concerns over public safety. But, in reality, Telangana has one of the lowest firearms licences issued in the country and licences for more than half of the firearms in the state are issued from the three commissionerates of Hyderabad .