Local bodies told to be ready with transport plan

Transportation facilities for people to COVID-testing centres and related emergencies The Local Self-Government Department has asked local bodies across the State to be ready with a ‘transport plan’ to ensure adequate transportation facilities for people to and from COVID-testing centres and related emergencies. The order comes at a time when councillors in various local bodies […]


7,000 medical students to be roped in

About 7,000 medical students studying in various courses will be roped in to provide tele-consultation services to those who undergo home isolation after testing positive for COVID-19, State COVID-19 task force head and Deputy Chief Minister C.N. Ashwath Narayan said on Thursday. Speaking after a meeting with senior IAS officer Pankaj Kumar Pandey, who is […]


Radhe Shyam to be postponed

Young Rebel Star Prabhas and dusky beauty Pooja Hegde starrer romantic entertainer Radhe Shyam is one of  the much hyped movies  which is being helmed by Radha Krishna Kumar who is best known for  helming the movie Jil.  The upcoming periodic drama Radhe Shyam which is set in 1970s, which is jointly bankrolled by UV Creations and Gopikrishna Movies.  According to the […]


Over 3 lakh works to be taken up under Jal Shakti in State

A sum of ₹4,310 crore to be spent on them in the next 100 days The State government will take up over three lakh water conservation works under the Jal Shakti Abhiyan, a Centrally aided scheme, Rural Development and Panchayat Raj (RDPR) Minister K.S. Eshwarappa said in Hubballi on Friday. He said that ₹4,310 crore […]


Jagjivan Ram Jayanti to be a low-key affair

Dr. Babu Jagjivan Ram Jayantotsava Samiti has decided to celebrate the 114th birth anniversary of Babu Jagjivan Ram on Monday in a low-key manner due to the second wave of COVID-19. Raju R. Wadekar, president of the Jayantotsava Samiti, addressing presspersons on Sunday in Kalaburagi, said that the officials of the district administration, including the […]


Drushyam 2 to be wrapped in record time

Victory Venkatesh is fond of remakes. He has recently completed the shooting of Asuran, the remake of Kollywood’s blockbuster Asuran. The movie’s shooting got completed and is scheduled for release on May 14th. Venkatesh is currently shooting for another remake. He is busy shooting for Drushyam 2 which is the Malayalam remake of Drishyam 2 […]


Sportstar Aces Awards | Odisha’s remarkable hat-trick

The Odisha State government has won the Best State for the Promotion of Sport honour in the 2021 edition of the Sportstar Aces Awards. This is the State’s third win in a row at the Sportstar annual awards, having won the award in 2019 and 2020 as well. Olympic gold-medallist and Aces Awards jury member […]


Trains to be cancelled for modernisation works

Train 08519 Visakhapatnam-Lokmanya Tilak Terminus special express, leaving Visakhapatnam from March 12 to 30 and 08520 LTT-Visakhapatnam special express leaving Lokmanya Tilak Terminus from March 14 to April 1 are proposed for cancellation, Senior Divisional Commercial Manager A.K. Tripathi said on Thursday. The cancellation is proposed to facilitate safety-related modernisation works in connection with ongoing […]


Sharwanand: I will always be indebted to Chiranjeevi and Ram Charan

Sharwanand is currently busy in the promotional activities of his upcoming film Sharwanand which is gearing up for the grand release on 11th March.  Megastar Chiranjeevi attended the pre release event of the film Sreekaram as the chief guest which took place yesterday  in Khammam. On this occasion, Sharwanand  said, “I thank everyone for coming. I […]