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Comprehensive medical database mooted

Return TRS to power to continue welfare schemes: KCR Covering seven Assembly constituencies in three districts Telangana Rashtra Samithi president and Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao in his election campaign on Friday asked people return his party to power to continue the welfare schemes. Addressing a public meeting in Kothagudem in support of party candidate […]

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BJP promises farm loan waiver, free laptops for students

Party manifesto proposes to distribute one lakh cows Telangana Bharatiya Janata Party has finally released its manifesto here on Thursday and apart from farm loan waiver of Rs. 2 lakh and free borewell or pumpset and 50% subsidy to buy free scooties for girls pursuing higher education, it proposes to distribute one lakh cows during […]

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TRS deliberately ignoring Central schemes: Smriti Irani

Union Minister for Textiles and senior BJP leader Smriti Irani on Sunday accused the TRS government of deliberately not taking up some of the social welfare schemes of the Central Government like ‘Ayushman Bharat’ as caretaker Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao feared that the credit might go to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Addressing an election […]

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Green award for railway station

The Secunderabad railway station has bagged ‘Platinum Rating Certification’. Divisional railway manager Amit Varadan received the honour from World Green Building Conference chairman Tai Lee Siang Past at HITEX as part of the Green Building Congress-2018. The station earned the distinction of becoming the first green railway station with the highest rating (88 points) by […]

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Fresh deadline to rid city of garbage

GHMC Commissioner M. Dana Kishore has issued a second deadline for zonal and circle-level officials pertaining to removal of construction and demolition waste from public places and city roads. On an inspection tour in the city on Friday, Mr. Dana Kishore gave officials a month time to clear the debris. Additional vehicles can be provided […]

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180 bottles of liquor seized

A flying squad comprising election officials and police seized around 180 bottles of liquor from a vehicle during a surprise check at Lalapuram village on Friday. Sources said the bottles were being transported to “belt shops” in the poll-bound Wyra constituency. Source: Read Full Article

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DGP underscores role of intelligence gathering

Director-General of Police M. Mahender Reddy on Thursday underscored the importance of gathering intelligence at the grassroots level to control Maoist activities. He asked police officials to include at least 100 people in each village as part of the information network. The DGP told a meeting of police officials at Asifabad, the headquarters town of […]

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GST evasion of Rs. 8.23 crore unearthed

The Hyderabad GST Commissionerate has detected a scam involving GST tax evasion to the tune of Rs. 8.23 crore by a group of persons, by creating multiple dummy firms and utilising fraudulent input tax credit. Their modus operandi is to get a dummy registered with the department and file GST returns regularly. However, the GST […]

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New deadline for compost units

Failing to evoke any response to its repeated deadlines to bulk garbage generators (BGGs) for establishment of in-house compost units, the GHMC has refreshed its deadline to November 15 for the same. To aid the BGGs towards selection of composting equipment, exhibitions of the ‘Organic Waste Composting machines’ (OWCs) are being organised at two locations […]

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Shelve greenfield project: farmers

Protesting against the alleged move to acquire fertile agricultural lands for the proposed Khammam-Devarapalli greenfield national highway project, scores of farmers from nine mandals in the district staged demonstration here on Thursday. The aggrieved farmers from Khammam urban, Chintakani, Thallada, Konijerla, Wyra, Penuballi, Kallur, Vemsoor and Sattupalli mandals gathered at the Dharna Chowk and staged […]