Khammam

  • Dalit Bandhu laid foundation for economic progress of Dalits: Puvvada June 29, 2022 5:06 pm Khammam: Implementing Dalit Bandhu Scheme for the economic upliftment of Dalit families was a historic decision taken by the TRS government, stated Transport Minister Puvvada Ajay Kumar. The minister distributed units like JCBs, tractors, trolley autos and …
  • Telangana: Failed In Intermediate Exams, Three Students Kill Themselves June 29, 2022 2:51 pm Hyderabad: Three Intermediate students committed suicide in separate incidents on Tuesday after the Telangana Intermediate board exam results were announced on Tuesday. The incidents occurred in Karimnagar district, Bhagyanagar and another in Khammam …
  • Two died, two injured in road accident in Khammam June 29, 2022 2:16 pm Khammam: Two persons were killed and two others were injured in a road accident at Ramachander Rao Banjar of Penuballi mandal in the district on Wednesday. The deceased, Rohith (25) and V Pulla Rao (27) of Bayyannagudem in the mandal were killed on the …
  • IMD Predicts Heavy Rains In Andhra Pradesh, Issues Yellow Alert For Telangana Districts June 29, 2022 5:59 am Hyderabad: Moderate to heavy rains lashed several districts on Tuesday as the southwest monsoon spread across the Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the low-pressure area would continue to have an average …
  • Afternoon downpour leaves Hyderabad roads inundated June 29, 2022 2:24 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Moderate to heavy rains lashed several parts of Hyderabad and the outskirts on Tuesday afternoon, leaving many low-lying areas waterlogged  and roads inundated affecting free flow of traffic.Heavy rains were witnessed in …
  • TSRTC earns Rs 123 crore through cargo and parcel services June 28, 2022 11:58 pm Hyderabad: The Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) earned a revenue of Rs 123 crore through the cargo and parcel services during the last two years across the State. According to the corporation, the service was started in June 2020. The …
  • CMRF cheques worth Rs 24.96 lakh distributed in Khammam June 28, 2022 5:21 pm Khammam: ZP Chairman Lingala Kamal Raju handed over Chief Minister Relief Fund (CMRF) cheques worth Rs 24.96 lakh to the beneficiaries here on Tuesday. He handed over the cheques to as many as 51 beneficiaries from various mandals in Madhira Assembly …
  • Telangana: Tributes paid to PV Narasimha Rao on his birth anniversary June 28, 2022 5:20 pm Hyderabad: Cutting across party lines, rich tributes were paid to former Prime Minister P V Narasimha Rao on his 101st birth anniversary on Tuesday. Speaker Pocharam Srinivas Reddy and Legislative Council Chairman Gutta Sukhender Reddy offered tributes at …
  • Hyderabad: Telangana CM KCR Inaugurates T-Hub 2.0 - World's Largest Innovation Centre June 28, 2022 5:06 pm New Delhi: Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao inaugurated the new T-Hub 2.0, a state-of-art facility to boost business and touted as the world's largest innovation campus in Hyderabad. The first phase of T-Hub was launched in 2015 when its first building …
  • Two inter students commit suicide in erstwhile Khammam June 28, 2022 2:09 pm Khammam: Two intermediate first year students have allegedly committed suicide in erstwhile Khammam district as they failed in the examination, the results of which were announced on Tuesday. A student Sirikonda Sai (17), of Kusumanchi in Khammam district, …
  • Student ends life after mother scolds for failing in Inter exams June 28, 2022 1:36 pm Khammam: In an unfortunate incident, a 16-year-old on Tuesday reportedly jumped to death in a well. According to the sources, the youth identified as Sirikonda Sai (16) reportedly failed in intermediate exams which results were released on Tuesday. His …
  • Rains lash Hyderabad all day, yellow alert issued for Wednesday June 28, 2022 12:51 pm Published: Published Date - 06:07 PM, Tue - 28 June 22 Hyderabad: In contrast to the last few days when the city witnessed rains only in the evenings, on Tuesday, several parts of Hyderabad received moderate to heavy downpours throughout the day. Most …
  • Dance India Dance Telugu auditions in Hyderabad on July 3 June 28, 2022 11:09 am Hyderabad: Determined to keep its audience entertained and to provide a platform for budding talent to grow, Zee Telugu is all set to launch the first season of the popular dance reality show – ‘Dance India Dance’. This premium reality show of Zee Network …
  • Heavy rains expected in next two days June 28, 2022 4:03 am Hyderabad: Moderate to heavy rain is likely in the next two days in the south and west of Telangana including districts of Nalgonda, Mahbubnagar, Gadwal, Suryapet, Khammam, Nagarkurnool and Wanaparthy, according the the Indian Meteorological Department ( …
  • TS government completes land acquisition for special food zones in districts June 28, 2022 2:45 am Hyderabad: The state government has successfully completed the land acquisition for setting up Telangana Special Food Processing Zones (TSFPZs) in all districts. The state cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao has approved the …
  • Veteran CPI(ML) leader Durgampudi Venkata Krishna dies of cancer June 28, 2022 12:25 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: CPI (ML) Prajapandha State secretary Durgampudi Venkata Krishna has passed away on Sunday morning, after battling cancer for years. He was 77. Krishna had worked to build a united fight against the fascist forces by …
  • Withdraw Agnipath scheme immediately, says Revanth June 27, 2022 9:54 pm Responding to the call given by the All India Congress Committee (AICC), Congress leaders across the State held dharnas on Monday demanding the Union government to withdraw ‘Agnipath’ scheme, terming it as disastrous to the country. “We are with peace and …
  • T-Hub 2.0 to host 4,000 startups, VC firms, eco-system partners  June 27, 2022 6:27 pm World’s largest innovation campus, the 3.70-lakh sqft facility will be opened by Chief Minister KCR on June 28 World’s largest innovation campus, the 3.70-lakh sqft facility will be opened by Chief Minister KCR on June 28 Tech startup incubator and …
  • TRS not part of a front of Opposition front, says KTR June 27, 2022 5:39 pm ‘Ms. Droupadi Murmu may be a good person but she stood on the wrong side’ ‘Ms. Droupadi Murmu may be a good person but she stood on the wrong side’ Working president of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) K.T. Rama Rao has said that his party was not part …
  • TRS leaders accompany Yashwant Sinha filing nominations as Prez... June 27, 2022 4:04 pm New Delhi: TRS working president and IT Minister KT Rama Rao on Monday extended support to the Opposition parties' Presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha. KT Rama Rao said a decision to this effect was taken due to multiple reasons especially to end the …
  • Presidential Polls: KTR Compares Draupadi to 'Bhishma', Backs Yashwant Sinha, Slams 'Dictatorial' BJP June 27, 2022 3:55 pm Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) working president KT Rama Rao announced on Monday his party’s support for Yashwant Sinha’s candidature in the upcoming Presidential elections in which the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party’s pick Draupadi Murmu appears to be the …
  • Hyderabad: T-Hub 2.0 to be unveiled by CM KCR on Tuesday June 27, 2022 2:18 pm Hyderabad: The youngest State in the country is all set to launch its most prestigious project so far – T-Hub’s innovation campus. To be formally inaugurated by Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Tuesday, this will be where all activities related to …
  • Telangana: 2700 job aspirants labelled ‘non-locals’ due to oversight June 27, 2022 1:53 pm Hyderabad: When Srikanth received an SMS on June 4th, he was surprised to see that he had to pay an extra Rs 120 to apply for group 1 exams. Being a candidate belonging to BC group, he should have been allowed to apply free of cost. Confused, he approached …
  • Congress’ ‘Satyagraha Deeksha’ brings internal differences to fore in Khammam June 27, 2022 12:00 pm Khammam: Even as the AICC leadership advised its leaders in Telangana to iron out internal differences among them and to work collectively, the party leaders made a glaring display of groupism in erstwhile Khammam district. Internal differences among the …
  • Supporting Yashwant Sinha to protect India from BJP: KTR June 27, 2022 11:57 am New Delhi: Extending support to the Opposition parties’ Presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha, TRS working president and IT Minister KT Rama Rao said a decision to this effect was taken due to multiple reasons especially to end the dictatorial and …
  • IMD Predicts Moderate Rainfall In Parts Of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana For Next Four Days June 27, 2022 8:10 am Hyderabad: Rains lashed several districts in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on Sunday due to the southwest monsoon. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the low-pressure area was between 3.1 km and 5.8 km above sea level. Andhra Pradesh's …
  • Tribal women of Kothagudem district in Telangana allege being beaten up by forest officials   June 27, 2022 4:43 am By Express News Service KHAMMAM:  Nine tribal women, including four who are pregnant, of Maddukur and Bendalapadu villages in Chandrugonda mandal in Bhadradri Kothagudem district alleged that they were beaten up by forest officials with wooden sticks and …
  • Vigilance team finds irregularities in Khammam corporation June 26, 2022 7:46 pm Khammam: Vigilance and enforcement officials, probing rule violations in Khammam municipal corporation (KMC), identified several discrepancies in the collection of trade licence fees and replacement of outsourced workers.  The probe found that sanitary …
  • 754 Haj pilgrims depart from Hyderabad embarkation point June 26, 2022 7:43 pm Hyderabad: Two batches of Haj pilgrims consisting 754 pilgrims left Hyderabad for Mecca enroute Jeddah in Saudi Arabia on Sunday at Haj House in Nampally, Telangana State Haj Committee Chairman, Mohammed Saleem, Yakutpura MLA Syed Ahmed Pasha Quadri …
  • Cyclists hit the streets campaigning against drug abuse June 26, 2022 3:18 pm Scores of cycling enthusiasts, fitness freaks and people from various walks of life pedalled their way through the main thoroughfares of the city as part of a cyclothon organised by the Warangal Police Commissionerate to mark the International Day against …
  • Telangana PHCs get quality certification from MOHFW June 26, 2022 3:11 pm Hyderabad: The union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW) has granted National Quality Assurance Standards (NQAS) certification for over 13 primary health centres and re-certified three hospitals in Telangana for extending quality healthcare …
  • Hyderabad waiting to soak in monsoon vibes June 25, 2022 6:45 pm Hyderabad: More than 10 days after the Southwest monsoon advanced into the State, Hyderabad is still waiting for the real feel of the monsoon as it has only been seeing sporadic showers, none of them too heavy. Saturday, too, was no different, with a few …
  • Telangana: FPC, SHGs make ‘red hot’ profits June 25, 2022 6:45 pm Hyderabad: Generating nearly Rs.40 crore turnover in just 50 days could be a challenging task even for established businesses but not for Sirivennela, a Farmer Producer Company (FPC) from Khammam district. A group of women members from different mandals in …
  • Khammam: Devotees demand protection of Catholic diocese properties June 25, 2022 4:27 pm Khammam: A protest was staged by devotees here on Saturday demanding protection of properties of Khammam Roman Catholic diocese. The devotees G Pavan Kumar, KV Ratnam, Mogapothula Jayaraju and others complained that the incumbent Bishop Maipan Paul in …
  • India News | Rs 3,809 Crore Worth Works Taken Up in Telangana Urban Local Bodies June 25, 2022 2:55 pm Hyderabad, Jun 25 (PTI) Telangana Urban Finance and Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd has been accorded permission to launch various infrastructure-related works across the state worth Rs 3,809 crore and the government-run body allotted projects …
  • Telangana: Rs 3219 Cr sanctioned to civic bodies under TUFIDC June 25, 2022 2:51 pm Hyderabad: Telangana Urban Finance and Infrastructure Development Corporation (TUFIDC), which carries out infrastructure-development projects in the state, has been sanctioned Rs 3809 crore for projects in all urban local bodies. Accordingly, to date (June …
  • Rs 3,809 crore worth works taken up in Telangana urban local bodies June 25, 2022 2:23 pm Telangana Urban Finance and Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd has been accorded permission to launch various infrastructure-related works across the state worth Rs 3,809 crore and the government-run body allotted projects worth Rs 3,219 crore in …
  • NTR’s statue in Krishna avatar to adorn Khammam lake June 25, 2022 5:24 am A statue of N.T. Rama Rao, the former Chief Minister of united Andhra Pradesh and legendary actor, is being installed in Telangana’s Khammam town. According to officials, the statue at Lakaram lake will add as a tourist attraction on Tank Bund, developed …
  • Man sets 2 teen cousins ablaze over 50sq yards June 25, 2022 4:08 am Hyderabad: Blame it on a long-standing dispute between two brothers over ownership of a patch (50 square yards) of land, two young boys are now battling for their lives in a Khammam hospital having suffered 80% burns after they were set ablaze by their 33- …
  • Antonio Guterres unveils action agenda on Internal Displacement June 24, 2022 11:13 pm The Action Agenda sets out 31 commitments by the UN system to better resolve, prevent and address internal displacement crises The plight of internally displaced persons (IDP) is more than a humanitarian issue. It requires an integrated approach combining …
  • Storm of people will join Congress in near future: Revanth Reddy June 24, 2022 9:54 pm Hyderabad: TRS leader and Aswaraopet former MLA Tati Varnakateshwarlu and TRS sitting ZPTC Kantarao joined the Congress party in the presence of TPCC president Revant Reddy on Friday. MLA Sitakka, Working President Mahesh Kumar Yadav, Anil, and others were …
  • Khammam Collector exhorts youth to become entrepreneurs June 24, 2022 2:43 pm Khammam: District Collector VP Gautham exhorted youth to become entrepreneurs to generate employment and wealth. He took part in ‘Flame of Entrepreneurship’ Torch Run organised by T-Hub in association with its innovation partners here on Friday. The …
  • Telangana: Man sets nephews alight over property dispute June 24, 2022 11:00 am Hyderabad: Enraged with his brother over a property issue, a man on Thursday set his nephews alight in Medarabasti of Khammam district. The accused identified as 29-year-old Kona Uma Rajasekhar visited his brother’s residence in an inebriated state with a …
  • Telangana: TRS Rajya Sabha members take oath in Parliament today June 24, 2022 10:52 am Namaste Telangana Chairman and Managing Director Divakonda Damodar Rao and Hetero Pharma founder Bandi Parthasarathy Reddy were sworn in as Rajya Sabha members today. Damodar Rao and Parthasarathy Reddy took oath in the presence of Rajya Sabha Chairman …
  • Hyderabad man sets ablaze brother’s sons  June 24, 2022 2:57 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: A 29-year-old man set ablaze his elder brother’s two sons over a property row at Medarabasti in Khammam town on Thursday. According to police, the accused, Kona Uma Rajasekhar and his brother’s teenage sons,  Kona …
  • Hyderabad: Torch-bearing run conducted by Ag Hub at agri varsity June 23, 2022 9:19 pm Hyderabad: To celebrate the spirit of entrepreneurship, the Agri Innovation Hub (AgHub) of Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University (PJTSAU), in collaboration with T-Hub, RICH and NABARD, organised a pre-run up event and relayed the …
  • 494 new cases take Telangana Covid-19 count past 3,000 June 23, 2022 7:15 pm Hyderabad: Covid-19 cases continued to spike on Thursday, with 494 new cases taking the total case count in the state past the 3,000 mark, to 3,048. Hyderabad accounted for 315 of these cases, according to the health bulletin. On Wednesday, 434 new cases …
  • Excise police arrest two, seize MDMA, hash oil in Khammam June 23, 2022 4:18 pm Khammam: Excise officials have found 10 grams of Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA), 60 grams of Hash or Hashish oil (oil made of ganja) and 1600 grams of dry ganja in a car during the vehicle check up at the Sri Sri circle here on Thursday. They …
  • Fake currency racket busted in Hanamkonda June 23, 2022 1:47 pm Hanamkonda: Task Force sleuths along with the Hanamkonda police raided a place at Peddammmagadda and fake currency notes with a total face value of Rs 7.54 lakh in the denomination of 500 here on Thursday. They have also seized Rs one lakh cash, a car, …
  • FreshToHome announces Rs 1,000 crore investment in Telangana June 23, 2022 1:20 pm Hyderabad: FreshToHome, an e-commerce company on Thursday announced fresh investments in a phased outlay of up to Rs 1,000 crore in Telangana. On the occassion, Shan Kadavil, Co-Founder, FreshToHome, said, “Telangana is one of the fastest-growing states in …
  • Telangana: T-Hub organises ‘Flame of Entrepreneurship’ event June 23, 2022 1:20 pm Hyderabad: Telangana’s innovation incubator T-Hub on Thursday organised a Torch run named ‘Flame of Entrepreneurship’ to spread the spirit of entrepreneurship and innovation in the state. This relay run with the torch aimed at recognising and celebrating …
  • Dreamt of job in football stadium but ended as shepherd in arid desert June 23, 2022 1:10 pm Published: Published Date - 05:48 PM, Thu - 23 June 22 Jeddah: The sun beats down mercilessly and most days the wind picks up and for the rest of the day sand hits so harsh that it gets deposited in the mouth, ears, eyes or any other body part exposed. …
  • Hyderabad sees rise in COVID cases; Daily count doubled in less than 10 days June 23, 2022 7:16 am Hyderabad: Hyderabad continues to witness a sharp rise in daily count of COVID-19. The count has doubled in less than 10 days. The count climbed from 132 on June 15 to 292 on June 22. In the same period, the daily count in Telangana jumped from 205 to 434. …
  • Thieves steal roosters from a farm in Khammam June 22, 2022 11:09 pm Khammam: As many as 14 roosters were reportedly stolen from the poultry farm of a farmer at Adavimallela village of Penuballi mandal in the district on Wednesday. The farmer P Amarnath lodged a complaint with VM Banjar police in connection with the theft …
  • IMD forecasts heavy rainfall in Telangana June 22, 2022 11:07 pm Hyderabad: The India Meteorological Department (IMD), Hyderabad has on Wednesday predicted heavy rainfall in some districts in the State. “Heavy rain is very likely to occur at isolated places in Nizamabad, Jagityal, Rajanna Sircilla, Jayashankar …
  • KTR's district visits fail to appease leaders going against party line June 22, 2022 10:29 pm Hyderabad: Even as TRS working president KT Rama Rao has been travelling to districts to set right the party activities, TRS leaders at the ground level are not relenting. They are making open comments going against the party line. Of late the leaders have …
  • Venu Udugula on ‘Virata Parvam’: My intention was not to romanticise the Naxal movement June 22, 2022 5:54 pm Director Venu Udugula opens up on the real story that inspired the Sai Pallavi-Rana Daggubati starrer and his interest in true-to-reality cinema Director Venu Udugula opens up on the real story that inspired the Sai Pallavi-Rana Daggubati starrer and his …
  • Khammam: Telangana ideologue Prof. Jayashankar remembered on his death anniversary June 21, 2022 3:32 pm Khammam: Rich tributes were paid to Telangana ideologue Prof. K Jayashankar by TRS leaders and cadres across erstwhile Khammam district on Tuesday on the occasion of his death anniversary. Prof. Jayashanker, a dreamer of Telangana self-government, worked …
  • Love for Lord Rama inspires Muslim man to build temple for deity in Khammam June 21, 2022 1:05 pm Khammam:  Since ages India has been known for religious harmony and peaceful coexistence of people of different faiths. Upholding such a character of the nation, a Muslim has built a temple dedicated to Lord Rama at Budidampadu village of Raghunathapalem …
  • Muslim erects Ramalayam temple by donating Rs 25L in Khammam June 21, 2022 12:29 pm Hyderabad: This is what exactly the communities should be like, helping each other and living a peaceful life together and in such one example, a Muslim sarpanch erected a Lord Rama temple for Rupees 50 lakh at Budidampadu village in Raghunadapalam Mandal …