• 800kg ganja seized in two raids in Hyd, Khammam 03 Jul 2020 23:21 Hyderabad: In two hauls, sleuths seized over 800 kilos of ganja in Khammam town and on the outskirts of Hyderabad on Friday. Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) sleuths seized 357 kilos of ganja concealed in a secret compartment of a truck which was …
  • 4 from Pragathi Bhavan test COVID-19 positive 03 Jul 2020 13:05 Hyderabad: Pragathi Bhavan, the office-cum-residence of Telangana chief minister K. Chandrashekar Rao, continues to find that it is not coronavirus-proof. It is learnt that four persons — all males aged between 26 years and 34 years — from Pragathi Bhavan, …
  • Civil rights groups support coal miners' strike 03 Jul 2020 10:12 Hyderabad/Kothagudem: Civil rights organisations have come out in support of the ongoing strike by India's coal workers including those of Singareni Collieries against the central governent's decision to auction 41 coal blocks to private …
  • Telangana records new high in COVID cases 03 Jul 2020 07:20 The highest number of COVID-19 cases in a day was reported on Thursday with 1,213 swab samples testing positive for coronavirus in the State. The second highest of 1,087 cases was detected on June 27. Eight more COVID patients succumbed on Thursday taking …
  • Three-day strike by Singareni Collieries Company unions commences in Telangana 03 Jul 2020 05:50 By Express News Service KHAMMAM/BHUPALPALLY/PEDDAPALLI: Coal production in most mines of the Singareni Collieries Company Ltd (SCCL), situated at various places across the State, came to a standstill on Wednesday, which marked the first day of a …
  • Telangana records highest single day spike of 1,213 COVID-19 cases, eight deaths reported 03 Jul 2020 03:50 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Two shy of 1,000 cases, the GHMC limits on Thursday saw a record 998 new COVID-19 infections on Thursday. Across Telangana, 1,213 cases were reported — an all-time high — taking the total to 18,570. As the cases continue …
  • Unmasked: Highest mask violations in T are from Hyd 03 Jul 2020 00:38 Hyderabad: Even as experts across the world are buttressing the need to wear masks, many Hyderabadis appear to be least bothered about covering their faces. As the number of Covid-19 infections in the state breach the 18,000 mark, the city not only …
  • HC: Has T come out with policy on online classes? 02 Jul 2020 01:06 Hyderabad: The Telangana high court on Wednesday sought to know from the state government whether it has framed any policy on imparting education through online classes. A bench of Chief Justice Raghvendra Singh Chauhan and Justice B Vijaysen Reddy gave …
  • High humidity good for coconut farming in Godavari river belt 02 Jul 2020 01:06 A lake with the reflections of the coconut trees in the early hours gives a scenic view near Gannavaram of Kri...Read More Hyderabad: The water supply from Kaleshwaram project into canals, reservoirs and other water bodies has raised the humidity levels in …
  • Telangana govt glare on more private labs as Covid-19 cases surge, deaths mount 02 Jul 2020 01:06 Fearing another lockdown, people queue up at Nampally railway station to head to their native places HYDERABAD: On a day Telangana recorded seven deaths and the second-highest surge of 1,018 coronavirus cases, the government said it will begin inspecting …
  • Covid fight in Telangana gets mired in political slugfest 01 Jul 2020 14:58 Hyderabad, July 1 (IANS) The fight against Covid-19 in Telangana has become mired in a political slugfest between the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) government and the opposition parties. With the daily jump in new infections almost touching 1,000 and the …
  • Telangana: Assessment model should be fair, say students 01 Jul 2020 09:20 Students claim that the assessment model should be fair for all. HYDERABAD: Uncertainty over assessment has left undergraduate (UG) and post-graduate (PG) students in Telangana jittery. This, after the high court sought the Telangana State Council of …
  • IMD forecasts heavy rains in T'gana till July 4 30 Jun 2020 14:44 Representative image. HYDERABAD: The India Meteorological Department (IMD), Hyderabad has issued thunderstorm accompanied with lightning warning in isolated pockets of Telangana till July 4. Light rains occurred even on Tuesday. At 24 mm, Suryapet received …
  • Three held for hanging monkey to death in Telangana 30 Jun 2020 14:43 By PTI HYDERABAD: Days after a video of a monkey being hanged to death from a tree in Khammam district went viral, three people have been arrested in connection with the incident. According to Sathupalli Forest Range Officer A Venkateswarlu they filed a …
  • Rains lash Hyderabad, thundershowers to continue for three more days 30 Jun 2020 04:52 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Thundershowers were recorded across various parts of Greater Hyderabad and its surrounding areas on Monday, with Balapur recording the highest rainfall in the city at 51.8 mm. However, most parts of the city recorded …
  • Rid Wyra tank of encroachments: Ryots tell Telangana government 30 Jun 2020 04:43 Express News Service KHAMMAM: Farmers relying on Wyra tank for cultivation are worried about encroachments on the tank’s buffer area, and have demanded that the State government remove illegal constructions. Wyra tank was constructed during the Nizam’s …
  • Three booked in Telangana for gruesome killing of monkey 29 Jun 2020 15:34 Hyderabad, June 29 (IANS) The forest department has booked three persons in Telangana’s Khammam district for their gruesome act of killing a monkey by hanging it after it had strayed into their field to quench its thirst. The incident took place in …
  • Gut-Wrenching! Primate's Brutal Death by Hanging in Land of Monkey-God Shocks Netizens 29 Jun 2020 14:45 India 14:31 GMT 29.06.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): India’s most prominent Animal Cruelty prevention law was enacted in 1960 and has since been strengthened. But from killing elephant by feeding them with explosive-laced fruit to various incidents …
  • Monkey Killed After Being Hung From Tree For Entering House in Telangana 29 Jun 2020 12:11 The men are seen in the video approaching the animal with long sticks. (Representational) Khammam, Telangana: In a brutal and sickening example of animal cruelty, a monkey that mistakenly entered a home in search of food was killed after being beaten, hung …
  • Telangana villagers hang monkey to death, three held after video goes viral 29 Jun 2020 12:10 Three persons have been arrested in connection with the incident that took place at Ammapalem village in Vemsuru mandal Friday. (Video screengrab) In yet another instance of cruelty towards animals, a monkey was hanged to death from a tree in Telangana’s …
  • Monkey hanged to death in Khammam, Telangana; Video sparks furore on social media 29 Jun 2020 11:17 Hyderabad: Close on the heels of a Kerala incident in which an elephant died after eating a cracker stuffed fruit, a video showing extreme brutality has come to light in Telangana. The video of animal torture shows a monkey being hanged to death from a …
  • Telangana shocker: Monkey dies after being hanged from tree; accused booked 29 Jun 2020 03:40 Pangolin trade in Nigeria The recent initiative by the Telangana government to setup "food courts" for monkey across the state was applauded by many. But that thoughtful gesture, which was in part to prevent the monkeys from straying into human …
  • Monkey hanged in Khammam 29 Jun 2020 00:11 Hyderabad: In a gruesome case of human brutality, a monkey was hanged to death from a tree at a teak plantation in Vemsoor, Khammam. The incident came to light after a video showing the monkey struggling while it was hanged went viral on social media. The …
  • COVID-19 cases in Telangana cross 14,000 mark, state has fourth highest active cases in country 28 Jun 2020 18:00 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: COVID-19 cases crossed 14,000 mark in Telangana on Sunday, as the state recorded 983 new cases, taking the total number of cases in the state to 14,419. Telangana has the fourth highest number of active cases in the …
  • Baby wakes up after being declared dead at Bhadrachalam Area Hospital in Telangana 28 Jun 2020 04:00 By Express News Service KHAMMAM: In a freak incident, a tribal woman’s baby was mistakenly declared dead at an Area Hospital in Bhadrachalam. The baby boy was kept in a body bag when his mother’s family found that he was alive. He has been moved to an …
  • TPCC case: Telangana High Court reserves judgement 27 Jun 2020 04:36 By Express News Service Govt to set up 6 old age homes The Telangana government told the State High Court that a total of six new old age homes are being set up in Khammam, Kamareddy, Nizamabad, Sircilla, Adilabad and Sangareddy, in collaboration with the …
  • Telangana records 985 new COVID-19 cases, tally goes up to 12,349; death toll at 237 26 Jun 2020 19:48 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Telangana broke the record for highest single-day spike in Covid-19 cases yet again, on Friday, as the state recorded 985 new cases taking the overall tally to 12,349. Active infections account for more than half of the …
  • Old age homes & children homes under one roof 26 Jun 2020 18:47 Representative image HYDERABAD: The state government will soon experiment with an idea of housing an old age home and orphaned children home under one roof on a trial basis to see whether these two groups would reinforce living capacity in each other. …
  • ‘Tangedu Vanam’ inaugurated 26 Jun 2020 04:59 Forest Minister A. Indrakaran Reddy on Thursday inaugurated the much-awaited ‘Tangedu Vanam’, a mini-forest developed following Miyawaki plantation method, here in Lakkaram village along NH-65 (Hyderabad-Vijayawada). Planting more trees per acre as the …
  • Tims is ready to serve, says Eatala Rajender 25 Jun 2020 06:03 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: As the State crossed 10,000 Covid-19 cases mark, Health Minister Eatala Rajender on Wednesday said that the Telangana Institute of Medical Sciences (TIMS) in Gachibowli, will start taking in patients from June 28 or 29. …
  • Trump’s move to freeze visas a KO punch for 50K Telugus 24 Jun 2020 00:21 Hyderabad: US president Donald Trump’s decision to suspend H1B, L1 and other temporary visas has come as a rude shock for many Telugus. Immigration attorneys said around 50,000 Telugus would be affected by the latest move of the US President. Apart from …
  • Child marriages see a surge in T districts, 142 stalled 23 Jun 2020 01:01 Hyderabad: As many as 142 child marriages were stopped across the state between January to June. A spurt in the cases was also seen after the lockdown began, according to activists. An activist from Girls Advocacy Alliance (GAA) claimed that ground reports …
  • Bhadrachalam alert after AP visitor tests positive 22 Jun 2020 07:09 By Express News Service KHAMMAM: THE temple town of Bhadrachalam and its surrounding areas are on high alert after one person, who visited several localities here, tested positive for Covid-19. According to officials, the patient, who belongs to the …
  • Telangana districts anticipate locust attacks from June 27 21 Jun 2020 08:23 Adilabad: There is an overwhelming concern that there could be locust attacks on agriculture fields between June 27 and July 15. The state government is worried that the attack by locust swarms could have an adverse effect on the standing crops during the …
  • Podem Veeraiah likely to join ruling party 21 Jun 2020 05:59 By Express News Service KHAMMAM:  In what may come as another major jolt to an already weak Congress party in Telangana, its Bhadrachalam MLA and Bhadradri Kothagudem DCC president Podem Veeraiah is planning to leave the grand-old party and join the ruling …
  • SHRC takes up bribery case 21 Jun 2020 00:05 Hyderabad: State Human Rights Commission took up the case wherein a village revenue officer had demanded bribe of Rs 10,000 to make corrections in the patta passbook. The complainant from Khammam said the VRO had demanded the bribe to change the photo …
  • Meet private school principal in Telangana, forced to sell idli on a cart 20 Jun 2020 23:37 Maragani Rambabu, a private school principal, now runs a food cart with his wife at Sathupalli in Khammam. (Express Photo) The principal of a private school in Khammam is running a food cart, trying to sell idli, dosa and vada. A Social Science teacher in …
  • Cong hopes to stop 2 netas from quitting 19 Jun 2020 23:52 Hyderabad: Two Congress leaders — Bhadradri MLA Podem Veeraiah and Warangal district unit president N Rajender Reddy — are upset with the leadership in the state for not resolving their issues. Former deputy chief minister Damodar Raja Narasimha and AICC …