Telangana

Telangana government cancels Class 12 exams, Class 11 students to be promoted

As per the notice released, the government has asked the authorities to submit the evaluation criteria for Class 12 evaluation to the government for approval.

Jun 15, 2021, 10:23 AM IST

Help just a click away: Telangana to give COVID orphans mobile phones uploaded with emergency numbers

The orphaned children can find help just a click away and can contact any of the officers, numbers of whom have been saved in the phone`s contact list, T Akkeshwar Rao, District Welfare Officer (DWO) of Hyderabad said. 

Jun 12, 2021, 14:20 PM IST

Good news! Flipkart to pilot drone delivery of vaccines, medical supplies

Flipkart will deploy technologies such as geo-mapping, routing of shipments and track and trace of location, among others for smoothly running the operation. 

Jun 12, 2021, 08:41 AM IST

Covaxin maker Bharat Biotech's Hyderabad campus gets CISF security cover

CISF will take over the security of the Bharat Biotech campus in Hyderabad, Telangana. Total 64 CISF personnel, headed by an inspector-level officer, will provide security starting June 14.

Jun 08, 2021, 20:34 PM IST

Telangana lockdown extension: CM K Chandrashekar Rao to take decision on June 8

"The State Cabinet is likely to discuss the situation in the state amidst the Corona, medical and health, agriculture operations, the economic situation in the state due to lockdown, etc," an official release said. 

Jun 06, 2021, 15:02 PM IST

Bizarre! Upset over COVID isolation, elderly woman forcibly hugs daughter-in-law to infect her

The elderly woman reportedly felt humiliated when she was quarantined at home and her daughter-in-law and grandchildren started maintaining social distance. The daughter-in-law, who is in her 20s, told local health officials that after testing positive for the virus, she was thrown out of the house Somaripeta village in Telangana.

Jun 04, 2021, 21:57 PM IST

Telangana extends lockdown for another 10 days

Telangana extends lockdown for another 10 days and daily relaxation has been extended to 6 am to 1 pm, the decision comes after a Cabinet meeting.

May 30, 2021, 18:45 PM IST

I am a vegetarian: Sonu Sood reacts to mutton shop named after him

Sonu Sood on Sunday reacted to a news piece saying a mutton shop has been named after him.

May 30, 2021, 15:28 PM IST

Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao directs police, district collectors to strictly implement COVID-19 lockdown

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Friday said that the state government imposed the lockdown keeping in view the overall health of the people and directed the Director General of Police, all the district collectors and police officers to implement the lockdown guidelines and restrictions strictly.

May 22, 2021, 08:27 AM IST

After Rajasthan, Telangana government declares Black Fungus infection as epidemic

Till now, cases of black fungus have been reported in various parts of the country including Karnataka, Uttarakhand, Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana and Bihar.

May 20, 2021, 10:19 AM IST

DNA: Tree becomes isolation ward for Telangana's student

A student isolated himself on tree top for 11 days due to lack of space at home in Telangana.

May 17, 2021, 23:58 PM IST

Telangana High Court stays government's order stopping ambulances from other states

The order comes after Telangana Police were directed by the state government to stop all ambulances carrying COVID-19 patients that do not have prior permission and confirmation from the hospital for getting treatment.

May 14, 2021, 17:18 PM IST

Election Commission postpones elections to Andhra Pradesh, Telangana Legislative Councils

The term of office of three members of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council and six members of the Telangana Legislative Council elected by the members of respective Legislative Assemblies are expiring on May 31 and June 3, respectively.

May 13, 2021, 20:30 PM IST

Telangana Lockdown: Check what's open, what's closed during 10-day restrictions starting today

The state cabinet will meet again on May 20 to review the situation on extending the Telangana lockdown.

May 12, 2021, 08:20 AM IST

10-day lockdown in Telangana from May 12: Huge rush seen outside liquor shops

As soon as the lockdown news came out, tipplers thronged liquor shops to buy enough stocks to last for some time. Serpentine queues were witnessed at many outlets in Hyderabad as social distancing norms allegedly went for a toss.

May 11, 2021, 23:35 PM IST

Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao rules out lockdown, says it cripples public life and economy

Making it clear again that lockdown will not be imposed in Telangana, CM K Chandrasekhar Rao stated such a move would bring life to a standstill and would lead to total collapse of the economy.

May 07, 2021, 00:10 AM IST

Telangana, Madhya Pradesh bye elections: TRS takes early lead in Nagarjuna Sagar, Congress in Damoh

The counting of votes began at 8 AM and as of 11:10 AM, Nomula Bhagat of TRS was leading by 6,500 votes over Congress' K Jana Reddy.

May 02, 2021, 11:25 AM IST

Telangana CM KCR removes Health Minister Etala Rajendra over land grabbing allegations

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao removed Etala Rajender from the portfolio of Medical, Health and Family Welfare after the latter has been accused of land grabbing.

May 01, 2021, 15:31 PM IST

COVID-19: Telangana extends night curfew for 7 days, know timings, restrictions

The night curfew in Telangana will now last till 5 am on May 8. 

Apr 30, 2021, 16:35 PM IST

Isolate for 14 days: Telangana govt directs Kumbh Mela returnees amid spike in COVID-19 cases

Amid the rise in COVID-19 cases in Telangana, the state health department has urged people returning from the Kumbh Mela in Uttarakhand to isolate for 14 days. 

Apr 24, 2021, 09:17 AM IST