Sreenivas Janyala

Articles By Sreenivas Janyala

Uranium mining in Telangana’s Nallamala forests: K T Rama Rao to take up issue with CM

About 63 organisations, including political parties, several environment activists, birders and wildlife enthusiasts have come together to form the ‘Struggle Committee against Uranium Mining’, a group which aims to strengthen and take forward the campaign ‘Save Nallamalla Forest’.

Telangana’s own Tirupati

More than three years after the Telangana Rashtra Samiti government started its ambitious “Rs 1,800 crore” makeover of Lord Lakshmi Narasimha cave temple in Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district, it has run into controversy with carvings of CM K Chandrashekar Rao’s face being found on some pillars inside the main temple.

Dalit mother of two kicked out of house by husband, in-laws; complaint filed under SC/ST Atrocities Act

Trouble for Bharathi started a year after the marriage when she gave birth to a daughter. In her statement to Husnabad Police in Siddipet district, Bharathi said her husband and in-laws started harassing her for giving birth to a daughter and demanded dowry.

Andhra Pradesh: Tribals join fight against proposed uranium mining in Nallamala forest

As many as 63 organizations, including political parties, environmental activists, birders, and wildlife enthusiasts, have come together to form the Struggle Committee against Uranium Mining, to strengthen and take forward the campaign "Save Nalamalla Forest" and prevent mining in the tiger reserve.

In Andhra Pradesh, rights group leader, others booked for meet on Article 370, J&K

The organisers denied there was any attempt to disturb peace and accused BJP leaders of filing police complaints to “stifle opposing voices”.

Naidu, son under house arrest ahead of rally against ‘attacks on TDP workers’

After his house arrest, Naidu sat on a 12-hour fast in protest. He said that in the last 100 days, there were more than 500 incidents of attacks against TDP workers.

‘You can’t control us’: Chandrababu Naidu, under house arrest, tells YSRC govt

Krishna District Police locked the gates of Naidu's residence at Undavalli and did not allow his convoy to move out of the house. Lokesh who tried to leave in another vehicle was also detained

Guntur tense, Chandrababu Naidu calls rally over ‘YSRCP attacks on TDP’

The situation has become tense as the YSRCP government has said it will not allow TDP leaders to disturb peace in the state, with Guntur Police imposing Section 144 in the Palnadu region, prohibiting large gatherings.

Guntur tense as Chandrababu Naidu calls for rally to protest YSRCP ‘attacks’ on TDP workers

The situation in the Palnadu region became tense Tuesday as the Guntur Police imposed Section 144 — prohibiting the gathering of four or more people — ahead of the TDP's rally.

Telangana: Pawan Kalyan, Congress leaders ask parties to oppose uranium mining in tiger reserve area

Kalyan said that uranium mining would generate radon, a product of radioactive decay of uranium, which can cause lung cancer and kidney problems.

Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao inducts six new ministers, including son and nephew

The Cabinet expansion, which comes nine months after Rao won a second term in office, also saw the appointment of his son K T Rama Rao and nephew T Harish Rao as ministers.

What’s in store for Amaravati as Jagan govt halts all work at Naidu’s dream capital city

Roads are deserted, worker colonies empty, eateries shut as Jagan govt halts all work at Naidu’s dream capital city, citing irregularities. Sreenivas Janyala on the future of Amaravati, even as the new Andhra govt stalls some other projects.

Andhra govt starts pilot project to deliver ‘quality’ PDS rice at doorstep

As part of the scheme, ‘village volunteers’ recruited by the state government — at a monthly salary of Rs 5,000 — will be tasked with identifying eligible beneficiaries in each village and personally deliver sealed bags of rice weighing 5, 10 and 15 kg every month.

Andhra Pradesh to get Rs 6,000 crore loan for social infrastructure development

Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met a delegation of the New Development bank-led by vice-president N Jong along with project head Ninad Rajpurkar at his Tadepalli residence. 

Andhra nod to end Polavaram contract given under TDP rule

After NECL’s petition, the Andhra Pradesh High Court had on August 21 issued a stay order on the cancellation of the contract.

Andhra Pradesh: How technology linked far-flung villages to each other, administration

The villages here are spread out and there was earlier almost no way a government official could communicate with a tribal living in hamlets in these parts, especially if someone was sick or in the case of any other emergency.

With extra classes, motivated teachers, Telangana district races to the top in Class 10 results

The distinction, coming for the second year in a row, underlined how far Jagtial had come from the time before 2015 when more than half its students would fail to clear the exam.

Y S Chowdhary bought land around Amaravati before capital announcement: Andhra Pradesh govt

"I don’t own even a cent of land inside the capital region. Let the government prove its charges,’’ Y S Chowdhary said.

Vivek Yadav, Vizianagaram DC: In hot, humid Andhra town, solar energy slashes power bills; govt offices, schools, colleges line up

43 social welfare government schools and 43 Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas now have roof-top solar heaters, in an area where there was very little awareness about solar power earlier.

Andhra Pradesh health workers hold massive protest demanding Jagan to honour election promise

Raising anti-governnment slogans, the health workers also demanded that the honorarium which is paid over and above the salary which is pending since four months be paid immediately.