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Sreenivas Janyala


Telangana: Woman bludgeoned with sickle over land dispute, in critical condition
Wed, Jul 08, 2020

The woman, who was left with deep gashes on her neck, hands and stomach, is in critical condition, the police said.

AP: Nagari legislator Roja drives new ambulance, poses for photos, delays deployment
Tue, Jul 07, 2020

Instead of dispatching the ambulances to various locations to be ready to attend to emergencies, the vehicles were held up by Roja for several hours as she insisted on having a function to "induct" the ambulances in her constituency.

Hyderabad: Over 200 people contact NIMS to volunteer for vaccine trial
Tue, Jul 07, 2020

Officials on Monday said since July 3, they have received over 200 phone calls and emails from people eager to volunteer for trials of the vaccine, which is being developed by city-based Bharat Biotech.

Probe report says shut down LG Polymers, file FIR against directors
Tue, Jul 07, 2020

The committee noted that the accident occurred due to uncontrolled styrene vapour release from the M6 tank and qualified it as a major accident as per the definition under Manufacture, Storage and Import of Hazardous Chemical Rules, 1989 rules.

Telangana plan to build vaastu-compliant Secretariat stuck in Covid quandary
Mon, Jul 06, 2020

Citing bad vaastu and an unscientific layout of the existing buildings, Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao had planned to build an expansive new Secretariat to accommodate all offices in one place.

After throwing birthday bash for 100, Hyderabad jeweller dies of coronavirus
Mon, Jul 06, 2020

This is not the first birthday gone sour in Hyderabad. A police constable who distributed sweets after the birth of a son also tested positive on Saturday—as did the 12 recipients of the sweets.

Citizens Against Pollution oppose new pharma city in Hyderabad
Fri, Jul 03, 2020

The organisation said that pharmaceutical companies across Telangana, as experience shows, have a negative impact on local economy, eroding resources and destroying livelihoods.

Cured of virus, 35 wait at Hyderabad hospital as kin don’t want them back
Fri, Jul 03, 2020

Doctors at the hospital said family members talk daily to the recovering patients by making voice or video calls, but as soon as they are informed that the patient is ready for discharge, some of them stop calling.

Can’t abdicate responsibility to protect citizens, says Telangana HC
Thu, Jul 02, 2020

The court said it is the duty of the state to protect the lives of citizens. By not declaring the required information regarding the spread of Covid-19, including information on where containment zones are, the state is endangering the lives of citizens, it said.

Alarmed by spike in Covid cases, Telangana scales down testing
Wed, Jul 01, 2020

Till June 15, there were 5,193 Covid-19 cases in the state. This went up to 15,394 by June 29. After increasing the tests to over 4,000 per day on June 24, authorities brought it down to 2,648 on June 29.

Andhra Pradesh: Over 1,000 vehicles inducted to revamp ambulance services
Wed, Jul 01, 2020

105 vehicles are equipped with Advanced Life Support, 282 vehicles with Basic Life Support equipment and 26 neo-natal ambulances. Besides, 676 old vehicles have been refurbished, refitted and converted into Mobile Medical Units.

Telangana mulls total lockdown in Hyderabad
Mon, Jun 29, 2020

Officials said a new strategy is being worked out and a total lockdown in GHMC areas is among the proposals.

Telangana CM launches year-long celebrations to highlight ‘360-degree personality’ of Narsimha Rao
Sun, Jun 28, 2020

Telangana CM KCR also demanded a Bharat Ratna for P V Narasimha Rao.

Cases up, on offer in private Hyderabad hospitals: home isolation packages
Sat, Jun 27, 2020

With cases jumping to 11,364 as on June 26, private hospitals are now issuing advisories asking asymptomatic cases or those with mild symptoms to stay at home.

Hyderabad: Tortured by husband for not conceiving, 32-year-old techie hangs self, say police
Sat, Jun 27, 2020

Her family has, however, alleged that her husband M Venkatesh, a senior pilot with TruJet Airlines, strangulated her and hung her body up to make it look like a case of suicide.

Covid-19 survivors should volunteer as counsellors, say Telangana govt, doctors
Fri, Jun 26, 2020

Infectious diseases specialists in Hyderabad are saying it was now time for persons who have recovered from Covid-19 to volunteer their services at hospitals where staff and patient care providers are overwhelmed due to the rising number of infected persons.

As Telangana ramps up testing, five days make up a third of total cases
Wed, Jun 24, 2020

As on June 22, the number of Covid-19 cases in Telangana stood at 8,674, with the last five days alone accounting for 2,999 cases or 34.57 per cent of total cases in the state.

70-yr-old doctor dies due to covid in Telangana
Tue, Jun 23, 2020

As of Monday, 872 new cases were reported as the state increased testing from 700 per day to over 3,000. Seven deaths were also reported.

Not being allowed to leave India: Koreans probing styrene leak move HC
Tue, Jun 23, 2020

In three writ petitions, the team said they were not employees of LG Polymers but work for its parent company LG Chem. They said they have investigated the cause of the leak and gave their statements to the police.

Meet private school principal in Telangana, forced to sell idli on a cart
Sun, Jun 21, 2020

The sweeping economic distress triggered by the Covid pandemic and lockdown has pushed countless out of jobs, set off one of the biggest reverse migrations in recent times and pushed millions of small businesses to the edge.

Telangana: KCR announces Rs 5 crore, land, job for Colonel wife
Sat, Jun 20, 2020

“The entire country should stand by the military personnel guarding our country’s borders. We have to support those Martyred in their line of duty and help personnel’s family members. With such acts, one should instil self-confidence among the army personnel and security to the family members," KCR said.

Rajya Sabha polls: YSRCP wins 4 seats, TDP infighting comes to fore
Sat, Jun 20, 2020

The YSRCP had fielded Deputy Chief Minister Pilli Subash Chandra Bose, Fisheries Minister Mopidevi Venkataramana, real estate developer and former founder of Ramky Infrastructure Ayodhya Rami Reddy and Reliance Group vice-president Parimal Nathwani.

India-China border face-off: ‘I am proud… but devastated, he won’t call me to say Amma’
Wed, Jun 17, 2020

Santosh’s parents said they were proud that “he sacrificed his life while protecting the nation”.

Vizag gas leak: LG Polymers yet to respond to questions, says panel
Wed, Jun 17, 2020

“...Based on the replies and representations from the public, the committee decided to hold more meetings to hear grievances and assess industrial threat to people in Visakhapatnam.”

IT professionals want WFH to continue, say good for family bonding: Survey
Mon, Jun 15, 2020

The survey, which took 500 samples in 150 projects over a month, also said about 57 per cent of IT professionals are not keen on onsite opportunities at this point due to the fear of coronavirus.