A person jumped in front of chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao's convoy on Tuesday, while the latter was returning after paying tribute to the martyrs of Telangana statehood movement at Gun Park area on the occasion of the state's formation day in Hyderabad.
Four coal mine workers died in a mishap in Singareni Collieries in Peddapalli in the state. The mishap occurred on Tuesday morning when the workers were conducting blasting at a site. Misfiring during the blasting resulted in the death of the workers.
An unemployed youth, who suddenly intercepted Telangana Chief Minister K Chandra Sekhar Rao's convoy at Gun Park, was whisked away by security personnel on Tuesday morning. The youth from Devarakonda was trying to request the chief minister for employment and a government double-bedroom house.
While Telangana achieved record paddy output in the last few years, it still has a deficit of 56.65 lakh tonnes of 10 important essential commodities.An assessment report prepared by the government, available with .
Less than a week after the arrest of 44-year-old Malavika Devati for allegedly duping a US-based NRI of 65 lakh in a matrimony fraud, a software engineer from the city has approached KPHB police alleging he was cheated of over Rs 1 crore by the same woman on the pretext of marriage.
Telangana registered its largest single day spike of coronavirus cases with 199 fresh infections reported on Sunday, pushing the tally to 2,698 even as five fatalities due to the virus were reported in the state, taking the toll to 82.
Leaving several UAE traders in a state of shock, an Indian businessman flew out of Abu Dhabi to Hyderabad in a Vande Bharat flight before they could even realise that they have been duped of three million dirhams (Rs 6.15 crore in Indian currency).
The two-month-long lockdown has pushed thousands of poor families into extreme poverty. And standing testimony to this are records of the Telangana womens child and welfare department that throw up a heart-wrenching trend: as many as 33 infants, all of them below the age of six, were abandoned in Telangana between January and May of which nine were given up by their families in Hyderabad all of them during the lockdown. Of the 33, 25 are girls.
With passenger trains set to resume from June 1, the South Central Railway (SCR) has installed thermal screening facilities across its railway stations to screen passengers before they board the train.
With no clear guidelines from the Telangana government on reopening of schools, many city private schools are set to commence online classes from the first week of June. From Google meet-ups to pre-recorded videos and online tasks, schools are adopting new methods to engage students.
A 34-year-old assistant professor hanged her 10-year-old son, and later herself at their house in Narsingi on Friday. The deceased, N Bhargavi, a resident of Hydersakote, first hanged her son, Varenya, and then herself between 12pm to 3.30pm.
The United Nations Childrens Fund (UNICEF) has been working with the state government and civil society partners to help migrant workers stranded on the Medchal highway. A monitoring mechanism has been set up to relay real time information on buses and snumber of passengers from the Medchal boarding point.
Chikkadpally police at the behest of Mumbai police on Friday night informed the family members of revolutionary writer Varavara Rao, who is an under trial prisoner in a jail at Maharashtra, that the writer was shifted to a hospital in Mumbai due to ill-health. Varavara Rao is an accused in 2018 Elgar Parishad case, which is being investigated by National Investigation Agency.
In yet another milestone in Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project, a flagship multi-purpose irrigation project, a Markook pump house, the last and vital one, was inaugurated on Friday. Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao inaugurated and released water to Kondapochammasagar reservoir.
A leopard was spotted on the Professor Jayashankar Telangana State (PJTS) Agricultural University campus on Thursday night. Officials believe it is the same leopard that was spotted on the main road in the Katedan area on May 14. The big cat was first sighted sitting near the Road under Bridge at Katedhan after which it escaped into a private farmland near National Highway 44.
A 10-hour rescue effort failed to save 3-year-old Sai Vardhan who on Wednesday accidentally fell into an abandoned 150-feet borewell on his grandfather's farm in Medak district. Rescuers reached the spot around 4am on Thursday and rushed him to a local hospital, but he had died by then.
With a spurt of Covid-19 positive cases in the police force, the men in khaki have started taking hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) as a prophylactic drug to safeguard themselves against the virus. As per the advisory of Union ministry of health and family welfare, IPS officers as well as field-level staff have been taking HCQ tablets under medical supervision. However, with the World Health Organisation (WHO) suspending use of HCQ for treatment of Covid-19 patients in view of high mortality rate, city d
Plans to prevent water logging on newly-laid roads is unclear, experts and residents said on Thursday, despite the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) allocating Rs 2.4 crore towards monsoon emergency teams.
A 70-year-old retired government employee lost Rs 4.2 lakh in a KYC (know your customer) fraud case. An unidentified man, posing as a Paytm employee, lured him into completing his Paytm KYC process, by stating that his account will be blocked if he doesnt do so.
About 23 men and women, apart from 10 children, have been walking from Bidar on their way to Raipur. It took them almost three days to reach Medchal on Thursday morning and the women were famished and the children almost dehydrated. When a team from Harvest Ministries gave them food, the women broke down in tears.
The locals noticed a foul smell emanated from the school at Ashoka Nagar of Amberpet and alerted the cops. The deceased is suspected to be between 40-45-year-old. We suspect the victim must have died almost three days ago, said Amberpet Inspector, B Mohan Kumar.
Meerpet police on Wednesday solved a case wherein Rs 8.5 lakh was allegedly stolen. The case was solved within 48 hours and the accused was arrested for trying to misguide cops by lodging a false theft complaint.
A day after the state government assured to take disciplinary action against six women doctors, the Telangana high court on Wednesday directed it to register FIRs against the doctors responsible for the deaths of Gadwal woman R Janeela and her baby boy.
The Telangana high court on Wednesday directed Hyderabad police commissioner Anjani Kumar to inquire into the Manthani lock-up death case and file a report, wondering the post-mortem on Seelam Rangaiah was done in the presence of a magistrate.
A three-year-old boy fell into an abandoned borewell on his grandfathers farm in Podchanpally village in Medak district on Wednesday evening. Immediately, the the district machinery, including police and local officials, launched a rescue effort to save the child, Sai Vardhan.
Agriculture officials in Telangana said the locust invasion in northern India is likely to hit some districts in the state as well. Amaravati in neighbouring Maharashtra, which is already infested, is only 200 km away from Adilabad and officials are on their toes as it wont take much time for the locusts to head towards northern Telangana, if the wind speed is favourable.