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  • Karnataka to give ₹1 lakh to BPL COVID-19 victims’ families June 15, 2021 1:59 am The Karnataka government on Monday announced a compensation of ₹1 lakh to below poverty line (BPL) families that have lost adult members to COVID-19. Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa told reporters here that the government was aware that many families had …
  • Petrol Rs 100+ in 24 districts of Telangana, Rs 99.90 in Hyderabad June 14, 2021 9:05 am HYDERABAD: The price of petrol has breached the Rs 100 per litre mark in as many as 24 of the 33 districts in Telangana state. In Hyderabad, petrol was being sold for Rs 99.90 per litre on Sunday. Since June 1, the price of petrol was hiked by Rs 1.70 in …
  • Sathupalli, Madhira witness dip in COVID cases; test positivity rate down to 6% June 14, 2021 4:59 am By Express News Service KHAMMAM: Thanks to various measures taken by the district administration and the State government, the Covid-19 curve in Khammam district has started witnessing a downward trend after several weeks. Sathupalli and Madhira Assembly …
  • Over 63L ryots to get ₹7,509 crore support June 14, 2021 2:31 am The Telangana government is all set to credit investment support (grant) of about ₹7,509 crore at the rate of ₹5,000 per acre directly into the bank accounts of 63,25,695 pattadar farmers in the State with a total landholding of 150.18 lakh acres for …
  • 1,280 new Covid cases, 15 deaths in Telangana June 13, 2021 11:25 pm Picture used for representational purpose onlyHYDERABAD: Even as Telangana recorded 1,280 new cases of Covid-19 and 15 deaths on Sunday, the number of new cases fell below 1,500 mark for the first time in the last couple of weeks. The total count of cases …
  • Paddy procurement tardy, alleges BJP June 13, 2021 2:57 pm Telangana BJP has, on Wednesday, demanded that the government expedite paddy procurement on a warfooting considering that paddy had started to reach the procurement centres one-and-half months ago. “About 82 lakh tonnes of paddy has been procured so far …
  • T’gana farmers to get Rs 7,509 cr investment support from June 15 June 13, 2021 1:16 pm Telangana government will provide Rs 7,509 crore as investment support to over 63 lakh farmers for cultivation during Kharif season under Rythu Bandhu scheme. Agriculture Minister S. Niranjan Reddy said on Sunday that the government has made all …
  • Daily COVID positivity rate marginally up June 13, 2021 9:19 am The daily positivity rate of COVID-19 infection in Telangana increased to 1.47% on Saturday from 1.38% on Friday as 1,771 new cases and 13 deaths were reported in the State during the 24-hour period till 5.30 pm on Saturday. The cumulative total of cases …
  • COVID death rate with co-morbidities and without equal in 1st, 2nd waves in Telangana June 13, 2021 7:29 am HYDERABAD:  The difference between deaths due to Covid 19 in those with co-morbid conditions is 55.69 per cent and those without them 44.31 per cent during the second wave in Telangana. The first wave saw deaths in 55.04 per cent people with co-morbid …
  • Telangana: Village mourns loss of 80-year-old visually challenged teacher June 13, 2021 3:22 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Nagulavancha Narayan Rao, an 80-year-old visually challenged retired teacher from Thurkapally village in Nalgonda district, passed away due to Covid-related ailments on Saturday. Many people, who were touched by his …
  • 12 defected MLAs must resign: Cong June 13, 2021 12:14 am Hyderabad: Congress has demanded that the 12 party MLAs who had defected to TRS must resign from their MLA posts or chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao should ask them to resign. Former MP and Telangana Congress working president Ponnam Prabhakar on …
  • Hyderabad has most number of people vaccinated against Covid-19 in Telangana June 12, 2021 6:01 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD:  After six months of inoculation drive, Hyderabad is the most vaccinated district in Telangana with 28% of its population administered at least one dose of Covid-19 vaccine. According to an analysis done by Bengaluru- …
  • COVID-19 cases cross 6 lakh mark in Telangana June 12, 2021 5:38 am Novel coronavirus cases reported in Telangana have crossed the 6-lakh mark as 1,707 new cases and 16 deaths were reported in the State during the 24-hour period till 5.30 p.m. on Friday. The cumulative cases have reached 6,00,318 and deaths reached 3,456. …
  • Active COVID cases in Telangna now 23,561 June 11, 2021 7:14 am The active COVID-19 positive cases in Telangana rose to 23,561 with 1,798 new cases detected as the number of tests continued to be over one lakh with 1,30,430 conducted and results of 1,226 awaited on Thursday. There were also 14 mortalities and number of …
  • IT exports grew 12.98% to ₹1.45 lakh cr. last fiscal June 11, 2021 1:59 am Industries and IT Minister K.T. Rama Rao on Thursday said IT and ITeS exports from the State increased 12.98% to ₹1,45,522 crore in the fiscal ended March 2021. Substantial considering it came amid the pandemic and the COVID-19 impact on economy, the rate …
  • Despite pandemic, T'gana’s IT exports & jobs up in 2020-21 June 11, 2021 12:06 am KTR pointed out that when Telangana was formed, there were 3.23 lakh people working in the IT and ITeS sector and over 3 lakh new jobs have been added in the last seven years, taking the total employment created by the sector to 6.28 lakh (representative …
  • KTR urges Centre to urgently rescue MSMEs through Rs 20 lakh crore economic stimulus June 10, 2021 10:35 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Telangana Minister for MA & UD, IT and Industries, Handlooms and Textiles KT Rama Rao has urged the Centre to live up to its commitment of ‘Make-in-India’ and work with state governments to support MSMEs, which have …
  • Telangana starts 19 diagnostic centres at govt hospitals; free service on offer June 10, 2021 2:27 am  These centres will undertake 57 types of tests relating to coronavirus, blood, urine, diabetes, hypertension, cardiac ailments, orthopaedic cases, liver, kidney, thyroid related x-ray, biochemistry, pathology etc. — Representational image HYDERABAD: The …
  • COVID-19:Telangana records 1,813 new COVID-19 cases, 17 deaths June 9, 2021 6:49 pm By PTI HYDERABAD: Telangana on Wednesday reported 1,813 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the tally to 5,96,813, while the toll rose to 3,426 with 17 more deaths. Khammam district accounted for the most number of cases with 180, followed by the Greater Hyderabad …
  • Hyderabad Metro reschedules timings June 9, 2021 5:34 pm Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], June 9 (ANI): In view of the extension of the lockdown by Telangana government, the timings of the Hyderabad Metro Rail service have been rescheduled. As per the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of LT Metro Rail …
  • TS records 1,897 new cases, 15 deaths on Tuesday June 9, 2021 9:43 am The daily positivity rate remained around 1.4% as 1,897 new COVID-19 cases were reported during the 24-hour period till 5.30 pm on Tuesday. A total of 1,33,134 samples were put to test. With 15 more deaths reported due to the infection on Tuesday, the toll …
  • Telangana extends lockdown for another 10 days June 9, 2021 4:55 am The Telangana government on Tuesday decided to extend the lockdown for another 10 days but with an increased daily relaxation time. The decision was taken at the state Cabinet meeting presided over by Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao. The lockdown, …
  • Telangana extends Covid-19 lockdown till June 19 June 9, 2021 1:35 am The Telangana government on Tuesday extended the ongoing lockdown to contain the spread of COVID-19 by another 10 days with relaxations from 6 AM to 6 PM every day. The present lockdown will end on June 9. Bordering areas such as Khammam, Nalgonda and …
  • Lockdown for 10 more days in Telangana; relaxation from 6 am to 6 pm June 9, 2021 12:26 am HYDERABAD: The state Cabinet on Tuesday decided to extend the lockdown by 10 more days from Wednesday with more relaxation period from 6 am to 5 pm, when shops and establishments will down their shutters. A grace period of an hour till 6 pm will be given …
  • Telangana extends lockdown till June 19 with relaxations June 8, 2021 5:30 pm By PTI HYDERABAD: The Telangana government on Tuesday extended the ongoing lockdown to contain the spread of COVID-19 by another 10 days with relaxations from 6 AM to 6 PM every day. The present lockdown will end on June 9. Bordering areas such as Khammam, …
  • Telangana extends lockdown till June 20, now relaxation hours till 5 pm June 8, 2021 5:30 pm By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Lockdown in Telangana has been extended by 10 days till June 20.  Meanwhile, lockdown relaxation has been increased by an extra hour (now 6 am to 6 pm) for the commuters to return home conveniently. The two decisions were …
  • Covid round-up: Centre orders 44 crore vaccine doses, AIIMS chief says no imminent concern for children, and more June 8, 2021 3:47 pm NEW DELHI: The daily Covid case count dropped below the one-lakh mark for the first time in 63 days. India logged 86,498 new cases in the last 24 hours, according to data on the health ministry website. The positivity rate too has dropped to 4.62%. The …
  • After Etala, who next? Focus on minister Jagadish Reddy June 8, 2021 7:25 am Hyderabad: Ousted health minister Etala Rajendar, it seems, was not the odd man out in the Telangana Rashtra Samiti. Another storm is brewing within, centering around energy minister G. Jagadish Reddy. Jagadish Reddy is on the radar of the party’s top …
  • Monsoon to intensify from June 10, bring heavy rain over Vidarbha, central and East India, Northeast: IMD June 7, 2021 8:48 pm NORTHEASTERN STATES along with Odisha, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, East Madhya Pradesh, areas along Gangetic West Bengal and Vidarbha in Maharashtra are all set to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall later this week. The Met department on Monday said the …
  • TS posts 1,933 new infections June 7, 2021 4:29 pm The daily positivity rate of novel coronavirus infections in Telangana has further dipped to 1.45% as 1,933 cases were reported during the 24-hour period till 5.30 pm on Monday with the screening tests conducted were at 1,32,996. With 16 deaths reported on …
  • Telangana focuses on five districts with most Covid cases June 7, 2021 12:24 pm Telangana Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar on Monday directed Collectors of five districts to prepare a plan to check the spread of Covid-19. On the direction of Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao, the Chief Secretary held a teleconference with the District …
  • Less than 1,500 cases logged as tests fall by 41K on Sunday June 7, 2021 3:17 am The daily positivity rate of COVID-19 infections in the State stood at 1.47% on Sunday although the number of tests fell by about 41,000. A total of 1,436 new cases and 14 deaths were reported in Telangana during the 24-hour period till 5.30 pm on Sunday …
  • Monsoon sets in four days early in Pune June 6, 2021 1:26 pm THE INDIA Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday announced the southwest monsoon’s arrival over Pune. This is among the most early-realised arrivals of monsoon in the recent years over Pune, where June 10 is the usual onset date. With favourable …
  • Free diagnostics centres to be launched in Telangana on June 9 June 6, 2021 10:07 am The Telangana government will be offering free diagnostic services to poor at government-run hospitals in 19 district headquarters in the State from June 9. These diagnostic centres can conduct 57 types of tests including some speciality and expensive …
  • Free diagnostic tests at 19 govt centres from tomorrow: KCR June 5, 2021 7:33 pm HYDERABAD: Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao directed officials to open 19 diagnostic centres for the benefit of economically deprived sections in select major government hospitals and district headquarters across the state on Monday.  The centres will …
  • 2,070 new COVID cases, 18 deaths reported in TS June 5, 2021 3:36 pm Continuing the trend of slow but steady drop in coronavirus infection, a total of 2,070 new positive cases and 18 deaths were reported in Telangana during the 24-hour period till 5.30 pm on Saturday. A record number of 1,38,182 samples were tested on …
  • Monsoon to enter Telangana in 3 days, predicts IMD June 5, 2021 6:27 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The southwest monsoon is very likely to further advance into some parts of Telangana in the next two to three days, informed Director of India Meteorological Department, Hyderabad, Dr K Nagaratna, on Friday. She said that …
  • Cong. demands free, universal vaccination June 5, 2021 3:11 am Telangana Congress leaders met Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan at the Raj Bhavan on Friday, and demanded universal, free vaccination against COVID-19, and requested her to convey their anguish over the non-serious approach of the Centre on vaccination to …
  • Tribals in Telangana village isolate in forest after testing Covid +ve June 4, 2021 12:56 pm With no Covid-19 isolation facility available near their habitation, some tribals in an interior village in Telangana spent few days in a forest after testing positive for Covid. A group of 14 tribals isolated themselves in the forests near Yatnaram …
  • Vaccination for students going abroad on June 6 June 4, 2021 12:34 pm Hyderabad: Students planning to go abroad for studies can get vaccinated against Covid-19 at the Institute of Preventive Medicine at Narayanguda, Director of Health Services Dr G Srinivasa Rao announced on Thursday. While the vaccination will begin on …
  • We called 59 helplines in Telangana. Only 17 responded June 3, 2021 7:35 pm HYDERABAD: People attempting to reach out to government agencies or the state health department seeking help for information on Covid-19 or assistance in similar situations are getting no response if they are using helpline phone numbers in different …
  • Telangana to receive heavy rains for next two days June 3, 2021 3:40 am Hyderabad: The atmosphere over Telangana state will likely roil over the next two days with the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) predicting stormy weather all over the state on Thursday and Friday, with some isolated locations in several districts …
  • State Formation Day celebrations subdued again June 3, 2021 1:10 am Given the COVID pandemic, the event was low key and there were no major public gatherings Like last year, Telanagna Formation Day celebrations across the State were subdued on Wednesday due to COVID-19 pandemic. Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao paid …
  • 2,384 fresh COVID cases in Telangana June 3, 2021 1:10 am Telangana recorded 2,384 fresh COVID cases and 17 deaths on Wednesday, even as testing was ramped up to a high of 1.08 lakh persons against 94,189 the previous day. The active COVID cases were 33,379 against 33,254 the previous day, and the results of 1, …
  • Telangana Formation Day: CM Chandrasekhar Rao hoists national flag, Governor extends wishes June 2, 2021 7:41 am Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on June 2 unfurled the national flag at his camp office in Hyderabad to mark the State Formation Day. Earlier, he paid floral tributes to martyrs of the separate statehood movement, at the Gun Park. The …
  • COVID cases rise in twin cities as testing is increased June 2, 2021 3:40 am Telangana recorded 2,493 COVID positive cases and 15 deaths, three less than previous day, on Tuesday. The positive cases were just 31 less than the previous day, but the number of tests increased to 94,189 from 87,110 the previous day with results of 1, …