• 94% COVID patients treated in home isolation, shows survey 22 Sep 2020 04:20 A survey of around 2,000 medical tele-consultations in Telangana has revealed that 94% of COVID-19 patients, including 1,500 tested at primary health care centres, have reported mild disease and underwent treatment in home isolation while less than 6% …
  • T’gana man refuses to allow mother into house over Covid fear 21 Sep 2020 23:20 Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) In a cruel act, a man refused to allow his mother into the house due to Covid scare, though she has already recovered from the virus. The 65-year-old woman is lying in the open in front of her house for the last two days as her son …
  • Telangana testing level drops by almost half 21 Sep 2020 19:37 Kerala’s routine daily testing for COVID-19 dropped by over 22,000 samples on Monday, while cases also dropped drastically to 2,910 from about 4,500 recorded during the past four days. The State had been registering between 4500-4,700 cases. The number of …
  • With heavy rain forecast in Telangana, KCR puts officials on standby 21 Sep 2020 15:47 Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao on Sunday reviewed the flood situation with Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar, in view of the warning of the Meteorological Department of heavy to very heavy rainfall over isolated parts of the state in next couple of days. …
  • Telangana’s daily Covid count drops with dip in tests 21 Sep 2020 08:21 Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) The weekly dip in Covid-19 tests in Telangana saw the daily count of infections dropping to 1,302, officials said on Monday. Like every weekend, the authorities conducted fewer tests, resulting in the daily count slumping to below …
  • Techies’ NGO in Telangana's Rachakonda offers free last rites for COVID-19 victims 21 Sep 2020 06:42 Express News Service HYDERABAD: The life of 39-year-old farmer Popili Shankar changed a few days ago, when he was diagnosed with Covid-19. Despite the financial constraints, his family decided to take him to a private hospital for treatment. After getting …
  • Telangana sees steep dip in COVID-19 testing on September 20, 1,302 new cases detected 21 Sep 2020 06:42 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The testing for Covid-19 saw a steep dip in Telangana on Sunday, as the state conducted only 31,095 tests against the usual of more than 50,000 tests. As a result, the number of new Covid-19 cases detected in the state …
  • COVID tests in Telangana drop by around 5,000 per day 21 Sep 2020 05:20 The number of tests conducted in a day to detect COVID-19 have dropped to around 55,000 in Telangana. Between August 25 and September 11, around 60,000 tests were being undertaken daily, barring Sundays. The fall in testing is being observed since …
  • Heavy rains to lash Telangana districts for two more days 21 Sep 2020 02:04 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Southwest monsoon continues to be active over Telangana as many places in the State received heavy rains on Sunday. Hathnoora in Sangareddy district received over 100 mm of rainfall, whereas Uppal in Hyderabad …
  • New cases in Kerala stay steady, testing drops 20 Sep 2020 21:54 COVID-19 tests dropped to around 55,000 a day in Telangana. Between August 25 and September 11, around 60,000 tests were undertaken daily, barring Sundays. The fall was observed since September 12. On Saturday, 53,811 people were tested and 2,137 cases …
  • Telangana on alert after heavy rainfall warning 20 Sep 2020 15:52 Hyderabad, Sep 20 (IANS) Telangana on Sunday sounded an alert following a warning by the India Meteorological Department that there might be heavy to very heavy rainfall in some parts of the state. Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao reviewed the situation …
  • Tiger pug marks found near NTPC, Ramagundam 20 Sep 2020 13:22 Trails left behind by a tiger in the contiguous forest of erstwhile Warangal and Karimnagar districts have kept forest authorities on tenterhooks for close to a month now, the latest being appearance of the pug marks near the NTPC power project of …
  • Telangana: Residents to play key role in new Karimnagar development master plan 20 Sep 2020 04:44 Express News Service KARIMNAGAR: With a view to ensure planned and comprehensive development in Karimnagar and its surroundings, the Municipal Corporation of Karimnagar (MCK) has initiated a process to prepare new master plan for the city.  The existing …
  • Telangana records 2,123 fresh COVID-19 cases, tally reaches 1,69,169 19 Sep 2020 04:20 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Telangana recorded 2,123 cases of COVID-19 as on Friday. With this the active cases in the state reach 30,636 cases. The state's overall tally on the infections has hit 169,169 cases. Continuing its stint with less …
  • Karnataka reports 179 deaths in highest daily toll 18 Sep 2020 21:32 Karnataka had 5,02,982 cases as of Friday, as 8,626 people tested positive for COVID-19. The State reported 179 more deaths, the highest on a single day. The State reported 148 deaths on August 25. It was another day of 4,000-plus COVID-19 cases in Kerala …
  • Kerala’s 4,351 daily cases set a new record 17 Sep 2020 19:46 Kerala’s COVID-19 case graph soared on Thursday with 4,351 new cases. As the epidemic scaled a new peak, experts predicted a further rise. The number of samples tested in the last 24 hours was 45,730. Cases being treated in hospitals stood at 34,314, of …
  • At 25, Shilparamam gets a facelift 17 Sep 2020 08:01 The arts and crafts village Shilparamam at Madhapur in Hyderabad turned 25 on March 25;a host of events were planned for its silver jubilee celebrations. But with an indefinite closure due to COVID-19, the authorities have instead used the period to give …
  • TS records 2,273 COVID cases 17 Sep 2020 05:20 Telangana recorded 2,273 more COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, taking the total to 1,62,844. While 55,636 samples were put to test, results of 883 are awaited. With 12 more deaths on Tuesday, the toll stands at 996. The new cases include 325 from Greater …
  • Gates of all projects on Godavari, tributaries opened 17 Sep 2020 04:36 The gates of all the irrigation projects on Godavari and two of its tributaries were lifted on Wednesday following heavy rains in the catchment and the upper reaches of the river right up to Jaikwadi project in Maharashtra. Starting from Sriramsagar (SRSP) …
  • Karnataka adds 8,244 COVID-19 cases, testing level dips 14 Sep 2020 21:39 Once again, Telangana’s test numbers for COVID-19 dropped on Sunday. While the normal is about 60,000 samples on weekdays, it dropped to about 60% on Sundays, starting from July 26. On September 13, only 34,427 samples were tested and 1,417 were found to …
  • Heavy rainfall in Telangana likely 14 Sep 2020 09:14 Hyderabad: The state can expect thunderstorm activity, along with heavy to very heavy rainfall till Thursday, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), has said. IMD meteorologists have said that the expected weather pattern over the next few days …
  • Warning! Heavy rains likely to pound Hyderabad, districts for 3 days 14 Sep 2020 05:23 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Heavy to extremely heavy rains are likely in Hyderabad and other districts of Telangana from Monday to Wednesday, the weatherman has predicted.  Rangareddy, Medchal, Adilabad, Asifabad, Mancherial, Peddapalli, Karimnagar, …
  • 2216 more people contract Covid, 11 die in Telangana 14 Sep 2020 05:03 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Telangana recorded 2,216 new cases of Covid-19 on Saturday, taking the tally in the State so far to 1,57,096. The disease claimed 11 more lives and the toll now stands at 961.Currently, there are 31,607 active cases of …
  • NEET 2020: A harrowing experience for students 14 Sep 2020 03:06 By Express News Service HYDERABAD/ WARANGAL/ KHAMMAM/ KARIMNAGAR: Allocation of examination centres far away from their native towns, coupled with poor public transport and the fear of Covid-19, added to the pressure and challenge of giving the …
  • Karimnagar is growing rapidly: Vinod Kumar 14 Sep 2020 03:06 By Express News Service KARIMNAGAR:  TS Planning Board Vice-Chairman B Vinod Kumar said that Karimnagar was one of the fastest-growing districts in Telagnana. He, along with BC Welfare Minister Gangula Kamalakar, District Collector K Shashanka, Mayor Y …
  • Coronavirus India Updates, Sept 13: Seven big states urged to ensure adequate oxygen availability in all healthcare facilities 13 Sep 2020 15:53 At a Covid hospital in New Delhi. (Express Photo by Amit Mehra)Coronavirus India Updates: The Centre on Sunday urged Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Telangana, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh to ensure adequate oxygen availability in all …
  • Coronavirus India Updates, Sept 13: Over 4,000 cases in Delhi for fifth straight day; national fatality rate dips to 1.65% 13 Sep 2020 14:04 At a Covid hospital in New Delhi. (Express Photo by Amit Mehra)Coronavirus India Updates: With 94,372 new cases in the past 24 hours, India’s coronavirus tally rose to 47,54,356 on Sunday, while 1,114 deaths pushed the total death toll to 78,586, according …
  • Coronavirus India Updates, Sept 13: Over 2,200 cases in Telangana; national fatality rate dips to 1.65% 13 Sep 2020 08:56 At present, there are 9,73,175 active cases of Covid-19 in the country, comprising 20.47 per cent of the total caseload, the health ministry data stated. The case fatality rate has further dropped to 1.65 per cent. India’s Covid-19 tally had crossed the 20 …
  • Centre yet to release funds for Telangana highways 13 Sep 2020 05:49 The state government’s plea for the release of Rs 213 crore towards repair and maintenance of national highways has yielded no response so farHYDERABAD: Despite repeated representations by the Telangana government, the Union road transport and highways …
  • 2,278 new Covid cases, 10 deaths in Telangana 13 Sep 2020 04:57 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Telangana recorded 2,278 Covid-19  cases in 24 hours on Saturday. The State’s tally of active cases stands at 32,005, along with 1,21,925 recoveries. Among the active cases, 6,955 are seeking medical intervention from …
  • Shortage of oxygen cylinders plague Karimnagar patients 13 Sep 2020 04:57 Express News Service KARIMNAGAR: As the Covid-19 pandemic rages on in Telangana, doctors in Karimnagar have advised patients in home isolation to stock up on oxygen cylinders. But the patients are finding it difficult to do so amid an acute shortage of …
  • Karimnagar hospitals flouting norms to dispose bio-medical waste 13 Sep 2020 03:06 By Express News Service KARIMNAGAR:  Hospitals treating Covid-19 patients are disposing biomedical waste in violation of Covid-19 guidelines. The hospitals are supposed to use incinerators for disposal but are not doing so, which is an environmental hazard …
  • Coronavirus | Telangana records 2,426 cases 12 Sep 2020 07:08 The State on Thursday reported as many as 2,426 COVID cases, which spikes the total number to 1,52,602. With another 13 deaths reported on the same day, the total number of fatalities in Telangana rose to 940. The bulletin issued to the media by the Office …
  • BJP’s Chalo Assembly thwarted, many held 12 Sep 2020 04:48 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Bharatiya Janata Party’s Chalo Assembly, demanding that the TRS government celebrate September 17 as Telangana Liberation Day, was foiled by the police on Friday. Hundreds of BJP workers from various parts of the …
  • Coronavirus | Active cases in Karnataka, A.P. close to a lakh each 11 Sep 2020 18:38 With 130 deaths in 24 hours, Karnataka’s COVID-19 toll breached the 7,000 mark and touched 7,067 on Friday. The State added 1,013 deaths to its toll in the last one week. Recording the discharge of 12,545 people, the State said its active cases reduced …
  • Officials spot pugmarks of tiger in Peddapalli again 11 Sep 2020 04:54 By Express News Service KARIMNAGAR:  The Forest Department officials spotted fresh pugmarks of a tiger that has been prowling in the Peddapalli forest area, on Thursday as well. According to sources, the fresh set of pugmarks were found at the Sabbitam …
  • Telangana revenue officials corruption positive; 17 get ACB's arrest vaccine 11 Sep 2020 03:27 Over a period of 5 years, the Anti-Corruption Bureau arrested 114 officials serving in the revenue department, of which 104 were caught red-handed accepting bribe while 4 were booked under disproportionate assets case. On Wednesday, a Telangana government …
  • Telangana reports 2,534 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths 11 Sep 2020 03:16 Telangana State reported 2,534 COVID-19 positive cases on Wednesday, in 24 hours till 8 p.m. on September 9 and an official bulltein on which is released on Thursday, taking the total cases to 1,50,176. With another 11 deaths being reported during the day, …
  • Coronavirus | A.P. claims wider testing than Maharashtra, T.N. 11 Sep 2020 03:16 Telangana reported 11 deaths and 2,534 COVID-19 positive cases on Wednesday. The Directorate of Public Health said on Thursday that there were 32,106 active cases including 25,066 in home and institutional isolation and 7,040 in government and private …
  • Latest daily COVID cases in TS at 2,479 10 Sep 2020 10:28 Telangana recorded 2,479 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, taking the total to 1,47,642. While 62,649 samples were put to test on September 8, results of 2,430 samples were awaited. The death toll reached 916 with the death of 10 more coronavirus patients. …
  • Rains stop but Sri Ram Sagar Project in Telangana continues to get heavy inflows 10 Sep 2020 05:45 By Express News Service NIZAMABAD: Though the monsoon rains have started subsiding, the Sri Ram Sagar Project (SRSP) is still receiving heavy inflows from its upstream areas. In the wake of this, the project engineers have decided to release water into the …
  • Phase-II of T-Hub in Raidurg by year-end: Telangana IT minister KT Rama Rao 10 Sep 2020 03:26 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Phase-II of T-Hub in Raidurg area, the technology incubator promoted by the State government will be operational by the end of this year and will incubate over 1,000 startups at any time, said Minister for IT and …
  • Second phase of T-Hub to be ready by 2020, says KTR 09 Sep 2020 18:10 Hyderabad, Sep 9 (IANS) The second phase of India’s largest technology incubator T-Hub will be ready by the end of 2020, the Telangana Assembly was told on Wednesday. Replying to a question, Information Technology Minister K.T. Rama Rao said that the 3.50 …
  • More Covid recoveries than new cases in Telangana 09 Sep 2020 09:22 Hyderabad, Sep 9 (IANS) The number of recoveries from Covid-19 in Telangana during the last 24 hours surpassed the number of new positive cases. Health officials said 2,485 people were discharged from hospitals and home isolation, taking the total number …
  • COVID-19 deaths in Telangana cross 900 09 Sep 2020 04:32 The number of COVID-19 fatalities in the State has exceeded the 900-mark with 11 more deaths being reported on Monday. The death toll currently stands at 906. On Monday, 2,392 more swab samples tested positive for coronavirus, taking the total to 1,45,163. …
  • A.P. again records over 10,000 new infections 08 Sep 2020 21:45 Telangana’s coronavirus (COVID-19) fatalities crossed the 900-mark on Monday, with 11 more deaths. The toll moved up to 906. On Monday, 2,392 samples tested positive, taking the total to 1,45,163. Coronavirus India lockdown Day 167 updates | September 8, …
  • Telangana gets new Election Commissioner: Retd IAS officer C Partha Sarathi 08 Sep 2020 15:40 C Partha Sarathi is a 1993 batch IAS officer.Retired IAS officer C Partha Sarathi has been appointed the Election Commissioner for Telangana. Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan Tuesday issued a notification appointing the ex-bureaucrat as the Telangana …
  • Worldwide Covid-19 cases cross 27.42 million 08 Sep 2020 11:06 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Former world champion boxer L Sarita Devi has recovered from COVID-19 but has quarantined herself away from her home in Imphal for at least the next 10 days to ensure that her young son's "well being is …
  • Telangana records 10,380 COVID cases in 4 days 07 Sep 2020 06:58 Telangana recorded 2,574 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, taking the total to 1,40,969. In the past four days (September 2-5), 10,380 cases were reported in the State. Around 2,47,122 samples were tested in the four days.  From nearly two weeks, around 60, …