Sreenivas Janyala


Tanker blast exposes brothers who made crores pilfering fuel
Sat, Jan 20, 2018

The tanker drivers, who were hand-in-glove with Raju and Jagdeep, would park their vehicles at the welding unit on the pretext of repairing the tankers.

Andhra human trafficking racket busted, five arrested
Sat, Jan 20, 2018

According to police, the accused would send women from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to Gulf countries on visit visas after promising to get them jobs as domestic help.

Hyderabad: Five arrested for stealing 80 ACs from 41 ATMs
Sun, Jan 14, 2018

On Saturday morning, the police came across the five youths — Mohammed Ahsan Rahman, Syed Akram, Mohammed Adil, Mohammed Ismail and Mohammed Wazeed Khan, aged 18-21 — assembling near the station in a suspicious manner

Frosty TDP-BJP relations: Demands in mind, Naidu likely to meet PM Modi today
Fri, Jan 12, 2018

Naidu is said to be unhappy about the Centre not responding positively to his demands, resulting in icy relations between the BJP and TDP for the last one year or so.

UoH: ABVP leader accused of abusing Dalit professor on Facebook
Wed, Jan 10, 2018

Palsaniya was allegedly agitated over a question in Economics semester exam on November 2. The question paper was set by Prof K Lakshminarayana, a Dalit.

In Fact: Why KCR’s free 24-hr farm power may be too much of a good thing
Tue, Jan 09, 2018

Officials said Telangana is a rich state with revenues of nearly Rs 50,000 crore, and is expected to present a Rs 5 lakh crore budget for 2018-19.

Hyderabad: IAS officer who took on TRS MLA over land grab, transferred
Fri, Jan 05, 2018

Sri Devasena stood up to threats, insults and abuses by MLA Yadagiri Reddy, who had allegedly encroached upon 2000-sq yards of land around the Dharmoni Kunta lake and was trying to grab five mores acres surrounding the lake.

Adivasis-Lambadas rift: A story of inequalities
Wed, Jan 03, 2018

The tussle is over the Scheduled Tribe (ST) status, with Adivasis saying Lambada youths corner the six per cent ST quota in jobs and educational institutions. They want the ST status for Lambadas, which the government instituted in 1971, to be withdrawn.

Hyderabad Police launches Technology Fusion Centre; to help in criminal investigation
Wed, Jan 03, 2018

"This facility will help to improve response times through aggregation, analysis, and dissemination of actionable information to the field officers," said a senior police officer.

To free Telangana tiger reserve of human interference, forest officials hope to relocate 37 villages
Wed, Jan 03, 2018

However, there are still 35 other villages in the 345 sq miles sanctuary which is spread across four districts -- Adilabad, Kumaram Bheem Asifabad, Mancherial and Nirmal.

Record 2,499 drunk driving cases registered on New Year’s eve in Hyderabad
Mon, Jan 01, 2018

The seized cars filled the parking lots of traffic police stations in Police commissionerates of Hyderabad, Cyberabad and Rachakonda Police.

Hyderabad-based startup launches smart ‘robocop’, named after 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare
Sat, Dec 30, 2017

A new 'robocop' has been developed by a Hyderabad-based machine learning start-up, and has been named after the senior-most officer slain in the 26/11 terror attacks, Hemant Karkare.

Andhra Pradesh: One crore homes to get Internet, rent-free phone service from December 2018
Thu, Dec 28, 2017

The Andhra Pradesh State Fibernet Limited will provide three services at tariffs starting as low as Rs 149 for 5 GB at 15 MBPS speed and 250 TV channels and a free telephone connection.

President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurates AP Fibre Grid, dedicates it to nation
Wed, Dec 27, 2017

The Andhra Pradesh State Fibernet Limited (APSFL), which is implementing the AP Fibre Grid project, will provide the three services at tariffs starting as low as Rs 149 for 5 GB data at 15 MBPS speed and 250 TV channels and a free telephone connection.

Top Maoist Jampanna surrenders in Hyderabad
Sun, Dec 24, 2017

The Telangana Police — and before that the police forces in undivided Andhra Pradesh — had been making appeals to Jampanna through his mother C Yashodamma, who lives in an old age home in Warangal, asking him to surrender.

For the first time in 100 years, Indian Science Congress put off over fears of protests
Thu, Dec 21, 2017

Anticipating protests from students of Osmania University, where the 105th edition of the event was to be held from January 3-7, the university expressed its inability to host due to “disturbances on its campus and other reasons”.

Amid tussle over ST status, over 2,000 Lambada teachers wait to return to class
Mon, Dec 18, 2017

Since November 17, with Adivasis intensifying their demand to remove Lambadas from Scheduled Tribes List, more than 2,000 teachers from the community have not gone to work in tribal schools in Adilabad, district education officials have said

Telangana: Lambadas say attack was planned, ‘Like animals on rampage’
Sun, Dec 17, 2017

The attackers damaged submersible pumps, switch boards, water tanks and farm equipment belonging to the Lambadas, leaving many of them without water and electricity today.

Telangana: Lambadas say two killed in clash with Adivasis, cops say accident
Sat, Dec 16, 2017

The situation has been tense in Utnoor mandal for several days as Adivasis are demanding exclusion of Lambadas from the Scheduled Tribes list.

Killer nurse sedated husband before she, lover bludgeoned him to death
Fri, Dec 15, 2017

Swathi, 34, was arrested by Nagarkurnool police in Telangana last Friday after she confessed to masterminding the plan to kill her husband so that she could marry Rajesh.

Happy to be free, but this is only semi-freedom: Maoist ideologue Kobad Ghandy
Fri, Dec 15, 2017

Ghandy was first arrested from Delhi in September 2009 on charges of being a member of the banned CPI (Maoist) and charged under sections of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

In Telangana, an ongoing battle for the spoils of ST reservation
Thu, Dec 14, 2017

Adivasis say Lambadas are hogging the benefits of ST quotas and want the community excluded from the list of beneficiaries. Lambadas, many of whom are Uber and Ola cabbies, have been organising their own protests.

Telangana: Woman disfigures lover’s face to pass him off as murdered husband
Wed, Dec 13, 2017

Nagarkurnool Town Police said that they have arrested Swathi Reddy, wife of Sudhakar Reddy, who was bludgeoned to death by Swathi and her lover, Ajakole Rajesh Reddy, on November 27.

Hyderabad services set to suffer today as Lambadas go off duty
Wed, Dec 13, 2017

According to Lambada Hakkula Poratha Samiti, there are 25 lakh people from the community in Telangana.

Telangana: Adivasis demand exclusion of Lambadas from ST list
Mon, Dec 11, 2017

In April this year, the K Chandrashekar Rao government in Telangana introduced a Bill to increase the quota for STs from 6 per cent to 12 per cent.

Kapu quota in AP, and why it has put Naidu in quandary as polls approach
Fri, Dec 08, 2017

The Kapus enjoyed Backward Class status from 1949-56, and then from 1961-66, after which they were left out. They have been demanding restoration of their BC status ever since.

Protests at Osmania University: ‘Eramina Murali’s suicide is to unemployment what Rohith Vemula’s suicide was to discrimination’
Wed, Dec 06, 2017

Murali’s suicide has now triggered a strike and protests on the campus, which was an epicentre for Telangana movement.

Bills exceeding quota cap: Andhra, Telangana wait for Centre nod
Mon, Dec 04, 2017

In Telangana, the Assembly in April passed a legislation to increase the quota for Muslims from 4 per cent to 12 per cent, and that of Scheduled Tribes from 6 to 12 per cent, taking the total reservation to 62 per cent.

Why the humanoid robot could soon be your new best Mitra
Thu, Nov 30, 2017

A robot called Mitra greeted PM Modi and Ivanka Trump at Hyderabad’s Global Entrepreneurship Summit. We could see more Mitra-like robots soon

Ivanka Trump: From selling tea to becoming PM, Modi showed transformational change is possible
Wed, Nov 29, 2017

Ivanka Trump, daughter of and advisor to US President Donald Trump, lauded PM Narendra Modi “for all that you are doing to build India”.

PM Narendra Modi flags off Hyderabad Metro
Wed, Nov 29, 2017

A mobile app named ‘T Savari’ for Metro passengers was also launched by Modi. The Metro will open for the public on Wednesday.

Water missing in transit, heat rises between Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
Mon, Nov 27, 2017

Telangana officials believe their Andhra counterparts tampered with the telemetry equipment at Srisailam and the Pothyreddypadu head regulator to hide the water release, and to destroy discharge records. “Where did the water go?” asked Telangana’s Engineer-in-chief C Murlidhar.

Hyderabad Metro: Friendly ride for the physically and visually challenged
Sun, Nov 26, 2017

Among the highlights are road-level ramps for wheelchairs, extra wide automated fare collection gates, spacious lifts with Braille buttons and a tactile strip till the edge of the platform to help the visually challenged navigate better.

Count your sheep
Sun, Nov 26, 2017

Telangana distributes sheep to traditional shepherding communities to encourage them to stick to their profession. But is it just a woolly idea?

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Hyderabad Metro on Nov 28
Thu, Nov 23, 2017

HMR Managing Director NVS Reddy said it would be a record in the country because no other Metro has opened for public operations on such a long stretch at once

With colours and clay, Hyderabad readies to greet Ivanka Trump
Wed, Nov 22, 2017

US President Donald Trump's daughter and advisor, Ivanka Trump, is arriving on November 28 to attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad that will be inaugurated by PM Narendra Modi.