Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015



Telangana, Andhra in war of words over dam water
Tue, Jan 27, 2015

On Saturday night, Telangana released 10,000 cusecs of water to Andhra Pradesh.

Andhra: Walmart to set up retail stores
Thu, Jan 22, 2015

Walmart will procure agricultural and horticulture products, especially organically grown, from farmers and will export them to international markets.

Drawing capital lines
Sun, Jan 18, 2015

Thulluru, the centre of the proposed new Andhra capital, is a region of picturesque hills and a waterfront. However, as protesting farmers point out, it is also one of the state’s most fertile areas.

Hyderabad man Salman Mohiuddin held after US warned he’d join ISIS
Sat, Jan 17, 2015

Officials said the tip-off came directly from a US intelligence agency, which had been monitoring his movements ever since he left the US.

Telangana government changes land use of green zones for concrete
Mon, Jan 12, 2015

Opposition slams move, says govt wiping out ‘lungs’.

Fire damages village farms near proposed Andhra capital
Tue, Dec 30, 2014

The TDP and YSRCP have accused each other for engineering the incidents.

KCR, Naidu in a fix after DoPT swaps cadre of key IAS officers
Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Several senior IAS officers in Telangana have been allotted to Andhra Pradesh and visa versa.

Telangana sets up public service commission, 1.22 lakh jobs in offing
Fri, Dec 26, 2014

The TRS government has also increased the upper age limit by five years for certain posts.

In Telangana, KCR showers sops, promises protection to Dalits, tribals, minorities
Mon, Dec 22, 2014

The CM sanctioned 10 crore for the construction of a Christian Bhavan within the GHMC area.

Infosys engineer from Guntur went for coffee break, got trapped inside
Tue, Dec 16, 2014

The IT professional had gone to the cafe for a “coffee break”, but did not return.

Andhra CM capital plans raise investment hopes
Mon, Dec 15, 2014

The thriving pharma SEZ, Jawaharlal Nehru Pharma City, is based in Vizag.

23 get life term for murder of Kurnool gangster
Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Several Telugu films have been made on Naidu’s life story.

‘Relief package good for all’
Wed, Dec 10, 2014

The package promises farmers and landowners 800 to 1,000 sq yard plots at another place for the type of land they give up.

Naidu govt to start waiving farmers’ debts from Dec 10
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

Naidu said loans up to Rs 50,000 would be waived off in one go.

Hi-tech copying racket for Railways exam busted in Hyderabad, 30 held
Mon, Dec 01, 2014

The main accused has been identified as Mahender Kumar, a Railways employee who has also been arrested.

Farm loan waiver scheme: Telangana villagers defraud banks with forged documents
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

The officials found that a majority of 249 persons who took loans did not possess any land or owned less than one acre.

ED attaches assets worth R96 crore in APIIC-Emaar land probe
Wed, Nov 26, 2014

The ED had started investigation under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act against Emaar, and Prasad, Rao and Reddy.

KCR charts intensive road repair plan
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

The Telangana government will spend nearly Rs 10,000 crores over the next few years on improving the road network.

Solution glosses over key problem: farmers are landless
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

Mandal Revenue Officers (MROs) have not even visited Oorugonda, Mulugu and other villages of Warangal where suicides have been reported.

In Telangana, caught between life and debt
Thu, Nov 20, 2014

Ravi’s village is part of Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao’s Gajwale constituency.

‘Killer’ loses nerve, mystery of missing Aussie solved
Sun, Nov 09, 2014

Over two months after 75-year-old Sai Baba devotee went missing, Puttaparthi police say watchman strangled her for Rs 20,000.

Andhra govt says IAS officers being harassed by Telangana Police
Sun, Nov 09, 2014

These issues have to be settled in terms of the sections of the Act and not with brute force, said Chief Secretary I Y R Krishna Rao.

Andhra University assistant professor arrested for suspected links with Maoists
Fri, Nov 07, 2014

The varsity’s teacher and student outfits have called for a university bandh on Friday.

Telangana govt presents maiden budget amid BJP protest over farmer suicides
Wed, Nov 05, 2014

The five BJP MLAs walked from the junction near the Assembly complex carrying lanterns and placards.

A boy’s unsolved murder and a jawan’s suicide
Wed, Nov 05, 2014

Lance naik was at spot but lied about it, say investigators, his family alleges police harassment drove him to suicide

Spurious liquor racket: Election managers, excise officers under CID probe
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

The State Excise Department had seized some consignments of spurious liquor and booked several cases during the elections.

Cyber Crimes Cell detects nation-wide tax returns fraud
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

An IT employee was duped into sharing her bank details and lost Rs 45,880 from her account.

TRS’s statehood martyrs, once 2,000, now 459
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

Opposition parties, have accused the TRS government of playing with the emotions of the people who made sacrifices.

Have no money, how could I send people to Afghan: Terror accused
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

Moutasim’s father Abdul Aleem Islahi recently wrote an article on a website “Muslims should welcome ISIS’ announcement of Caliphate”.

Women take charge of sand mining, sale in Andhra Pradesh
Tue, Oct 28, 2014

TDP govt allocates Rs 5 lakh to each village group, part of ‘victory over poverty’ campaign

Tue, Oct 28, 2014

Prakash Karat to revise a 35-year-old tactical line that has brought the party significant success, but seems to be flagging of late.

Andhra needs 30,000 acres of land for new state capital
Sun, Oct 26, 2014

The Capital Advisory Committee has also decided that an Urban Development Authority for Visakhapatnam would be formed on the similar lines of the capital city.

Two SIMI members held in Hyderabad
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Police claim they were heading to Afghanistan to receive training from al-Qaeda.

Japan offers help for ‘smart’ Andhra capital
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

A joint working group has been constituted to look into the proposals made by the Japanese delegation.

First person: ‘Yes, I survived cyclone Hudhud’
Mon, Oct 20, 2014

I covered many natural calamities and thought I had seen it all. But I was not prepared for Vizag where cyclone Hudhud made landfall.

Cyclone Hudhud: Vizag back on its feet, throngs beach
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Energy Secretary said power supply was restored to all hospitals, drinking water supply facilities, and railways.