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TS tops in per capita energy consumption

After starting its journey as a heavy energy-deficit State in 2014, Telangana has topped in the growth rate of total energy consumption and per capita consumption during 2017-18 in the country, according to the Central Electricity Authority’s (CEA) annual report for the last financial year. Seen among the indices of development by planners, the newest […]

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Woman injured in bear attack

A woman suffered injuries in hand and leg after she was attacked by a bear in Mettur on Friday. Lakshmi (40), of Chinnathanda tribal hamlet, was attacked when she was collecting wooden logs in forest area. People took her to the Mettur GH. Later, she was admitted to Government Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College and Hospital. […]

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Lithuania takes a step forward with women on traffic symbols

Lithuania’s capital Vilnius on Friday installed traffic lights featuring female symbols to celebrate the 100th anniversary of women getting the vote in the Baltic state. The right for women to vote was written into the Lithuanian Constitution on November 2, 1918, putting it among the first countries to grant women suffrage, ahead of France or […]

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‘TDP-Cong. tie-up in no way beneficial to State’

Jana Sena Party (JSP) president Pawan Kalyan reiterated that Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu’s efforts to stitch up a coalition at the national level were intended to derive a personal benefit. “Both the Congress and the BJP have hurt the interests of the State badly. Mr. Naidu’s joining hands with the Congress and other parties […]