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2,119 children rescued under Operation Smile in Telangana

2,119 children rescued under Operation Smile in Telangana

Out of the rescued lot, 1,303 children, including 274 girls, were handed over to their parents

Feb 02, 2019, 12:24 PM IST
Telangana panchayat elections record over 88% polling in third and final phase

Telangana panchayat elections record over 88% polling in third and final phase

This was the first polls held for the panchayats after the formation of the state in 2014.

Jan 30, 2019, 23:59 PM IST
Major fire breaks out at expo grounds in Hyderabad; 2 persons admitted to hospital

Major fire breaks out at expo grounds in Hyderabad; 2 persons admitted to hospital

At least two persons were admitted to hospital due to suffocation, ANI reported quoting officials.

Jan 30, 2019, 22:21 PM IST
Telangana Panchayat elections counting live updates: Result today

Telangana Panchayat elections counting live updates: Result today

The first and second phases witnessed over 85 per cent voter turnout. 

Jan 30, 2019, 14:13 PM IST
Polling in final phase of Telangana Panchayat elections begins

Polling in final phase of Telangana Panchayat elections begins

Polling began in the third and final phase of the Panchayat elections in Telangana Wednesday.

Jan 30, 2019, 10:22 AM IST
BJP, Owaisi flay Congress over Draupadi's 'Vastraharan' poster; ask 'will Priyanka Gandhi approve'

BJP, Owaisi flay Congress over Draupadi's 'Vastraharan' poster; ask 'will Priyanka Gandhi approve'

In the poster, voters are apparently shown as Draupadi who is being 'disrobed' by the Election Commission of India (ECI), depicted as the Kauravas.

Jan 25, 2019, 14:31 PM IST
Telangana panchayat elections second phase Live Updates: Voting begins

Telangana panchayat elections second phase Live Updates: Voting begins

This is the first ever polls for panchayats after the formation of the state in 2014.

Jan 25, 2019, 06:36 AM IST
Phase II of panchayat polls in Telangana on Friday

Phase II of panchayat polls in Telangana on Friday

Polling would begin at 7 am and end at 1 pm even as counting would be taken up from 2 pm, the SEC said.

Jan 24, 2019, 20:29 PM IST
Telangana Panchayat election: First phase of polling held

Telangana Panchayat election: First phase of polling held

Though 4,479 panchayats were scheduled to go the polls in the first phase, the election was declared unanimous in 769 panchayats, and elections to another nine were cancelled due to other reasons.

Jan 21, 2019, 16:04 PM IST
Telangana waives toll tax as thousands head home for Sankranti

Telangana waives toll tax as thousands head home for Sankranti

Chief Secretary SK Joshi issued instructions to waive off the toll gates charges to the commuters on national highway.

Jan 13, 2019, 09:30 AM IST
Unaccounted foreign currency worth over Rs 1 cr seized at Hyderabad airport

Unaccounted foreign currency worth over Rs 1 cr seized at Hyderabad airport

During screening of baggages, the CISF personnel detected currencies of seven countries from the passenger, who was bound for Dubai.

Jan 09, 2019, 10:35 AM IST
Telangana: 67 students of state-run school hospitalised after complains of stomach ache, vomiting

Telangana: 67 students of state-run school hospitalised after complains of stomach ache, vomiting

The students belong to a state-run residential school in Ranga Reddy district.

Jan 06, 2019, 13:06 PM IST
Teenage siblings from Telangana die in US fire

Teenage siblings from Telangana die in US fire

Mahesh Naik, a relative, said the siblings' father Srinivas Naik, a resident of Gurrapu Thanda in the district, has rushed to the US.

Dec 26, 2018, 18:01 PM IST
KCR embarks on mission to form Federal Front, seeks Vizag seer's blessing

KCR embarks on mission to form Federal Front, seeks Vizag seer's blessing

The Telangana CM along with his family members left Hyderabad in a special aircraft.

Dec 23, 2018, 16:44 PM IST
Mohammad Ali takes charge as new Telangana Home Minister

Mohammad Ali takes charge as new Telangana Home Minister

KCR was sworn-in as the state's Chief Minister on December 13.

Dec 20, 2018, 21:23 PM IST
Cabinet approves establishment of AIIMS in Tamil Nadu, Telangana

Cabinet approves establishment of AIIMS in Tamil Nadu, Telangana

According to an official statement, the two new institutes will be set up under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY).

Dec 17, 2018, 22:50 PM IST
K. Chandrashekhar Rao appoints son KT Rama Rao as TRS Working President

K. Chandrashekhar Rao appoints son KT Rama Rao as TRS Working President

KTR, only son of KCR, has been re-elected to the Assembly from Sircilla constituency.  

Dec 14, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
KCR takes oath as Telangana CM, faces 64 criminal cases

KCR takes oath as Telangana CM, faces 64 criminal cases

These also include charges as serious as related to attempt to murder and criminal intimidation.

Dec 13, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
K Chandrashekar Rao takes oath as Telangana CM for second consecutive term

K Chandrashekar Rao takes oath as Telangana CM for second consecutive term

The oath-taking ceremony was held in Hyderabad's Raj Bhavan.

Dec 13, 2018, 13:26 PM IST
TRS chief K Chandrashekar Rao to take oath as Telangana Chief Minister on Thursday

TRS chief K Chandrashekar Rao to take oath as Telangana Chief Minister on Thursday

Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) supremo and state caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao will swear-in as the Chief Minister of Telangana on Thursday. The party swept the Telangana Assembly

Dec 12, 2018, 10:23 AM IST