• Cops use drones to track down Maoists on the run in Telangana 22 Sep 2020 05:58 By Express News Service ADILABAD:  Police personnel on the hunt for the six Maoists, who fled the ‘encounter’ scene on Saturday, are now using drones to track them down. The Maoists who escaped police firing in Kadamba forest area are led by the outfit’s …
  • 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% …
  • New walking track along Lakkaram tank to open soon 22 Sep 2020 02:39 A dedicated walking track laid along the newly developed mini-tank bund adjacent to the Lakkaram tank here is getting ready for inauguration soon. Developed amid lush green surroundings, the nearly 2-km track, tentatively named as Walkers’ Paradise, is …
  • Simultaneous polls in Khammam, Greater Warangal & GHMC unlikely 21 Sep 2020 23:55
  • 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. …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • COVID fatalities in Telangana cross 1000 mark 20 Sep 2020 11:25 Telangana crossed the 1.7 lakh mark in its Covid-19 tally with the latest addition of 2,137 cases of the disease taking the total Coronavirus victims in the state so far to 1,71,306. Eight more people also succumbed to the disease taking the fatalities …
  • Heavy rain cripples Hyderabad, more in store 20 Sep 2020 04:51 Several parts of the State and the capital city on Saturday experienced another bout of heavy rain accompanied by gusty winds and thunderstorm activity. In Hyderabad, the rain which started around 1.30 p.m. in Kukatpally and L.B. Nagar zones, soon spread …
  • Bhadradri Kothagudem: Telangana health officials baffled as five dengue cases found sans symptoms 20 Sep 2020 04:44 Express News Service KHAMMAM: Even as people are struggling to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, dengue fever is raising its ugly head in Bhadradri Kothagudem district with as many as five persons found to be infected with the virus. However, what has …
  • Cops try to end TRS leader K Satyanarayana's hunger strike over panchayat theft 20 Sep 2020 02:51 By Express News Service KHAMMAM:  Tension prevailed in Singareni village on Saturday, when police personnel tried to end Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leader K Satyanarayana's indefinite hunger strike against the village sarpanch, who had allegedly …
  • Online betting on IPL matches returns to haunt families in Telangana's Khammam 20 Sep 2020 02:51 By Express News Service KHAMMAM:  Online betting on IPL matches, which started in Dubai, is a matter of concern for many families in Khammam. Most of the people who are getting addicted to betting are college-going students and youngsters. According to …
  • Minister Talasani Srinivas’ tour for Bhatti falls flat amid bickering 19 Sep 2020 04:20 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The efforts of the TRS government to convince the opposition Congress about the progress it has made in its 2BHK housing scheme fell terribly flat on Friday. An ugly political drama was on full display when a furious …
  • Oil palm industry pegs 7 lakh acres of crop potential in Telangana 18 Sep 2020 12:53 Even as the Telangana government has identified 25 districts for promotion of oil palm crop, the industry pegs a potential of 7 lakh acres for the edible oil crop in the State. The industry feels the increased availability of water from the new irrigation …
  • Poll fight is like cricket, not tennis, says Manickam Tagore 17 Sep 2020 03:41 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Asking Telangana Congress leaders to put up a united fight, AICC in-charge of Telangana affairs Manickam Tagore cited the nation’s most popular sport, cricket, to explain his strategy. Stating that the State Congress …
  • Ryots still await compensation one month after floods damaged crops 15 Sep 2020 04:57 Express News Service KHAMMAM:  More than 20,000 farmers whose crops were damaged by floods in erstwhile Khammam district are still waiting for compensation from the State government.The Agriculture Department had held an assessment of the crop damage in …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • No decision yet on holding meet with AP counterpart: Transport Minister Puvvada 13 Sep 2020 03:06 By Express News Service KHAMMAM: Transport Minister Puvvada Ajay Kumar said on Saturday that he has not planned to hold a meeting with his Andhra Pradesh counterpart, on interstate bus services, yet. He also mentioned that the meeting between the two …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Police identify Maoist killed in fire exchange at Telangana's Chennapuram village 09 Sep 2020 04:39 By Express News Service KHAMMAM: A day after two Maoists were killed in an exchange of fire that took place between police and members of the banned outfit at Chennapuram village of Cherla mandal in Bhadradri-Kothagudem district, the cops have identified …
  • 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 …
  • Cyberabad police arrest man who burgled 90 houses in two States, led lavish life 08 Sep 2020 05:00 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Cyberabad police on Monday arrested a man who had broken into and robbed 90 houses in various districts of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. The police arrested Avula Kiran Kumar, 31, a resident of LB Nagar, who had …
  • Poor COVID testing rate in Telangana results in low weekend tally 07 Sep 2020 21:05 Covid-19 in Telangana appears to have taken its regular weekend off with fewer cases of new Coronavirus infections being reported for Saturday and Sunday by the state health department. Typically, during the weekend fewer Covid-19 determination tests are …
  • 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, …