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Hundreds hold protest against lynching of Muslims, Dalits

Protest against lynching of Muslims

Hyderabad, June 28: Hundreds of activists belonging to various organisations participated in the silent protest at Tank Bund on Wednesday against the lynching of Muslims and Dalits across the country. Titled ‘Not In My Name’, the protest was held to condemn the ‘beef killings’ wherein Muslims and Dalits were lynched …

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Crescent sighted, Eid-ul-Fitr on Monday

Crescent sighted

Hyderabad: The Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated across the Telangana and Andhra Pradesh States on Monday as the crescent of Holy Shavval has been sighted on Sunday night. This was announced by a team of noted Islamic Scholars under the aegis of the Central Ruiyat-e-Hilal Committee – Hyderabad Deccan. The Committee …

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Emergency was one of darkest periods in India: Venkaiah Naidu

M. Venkaiah Naidu

Hyderabad: Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting M. Venkaiah Naidu has described emergency as one of the darkest periods in India which could not be forgotten. Venkaiah Naidu was speaking at a function organized to mark the 42nd anniversary of imposing of Emergency at Mydam Anjaiah Function Hall here on …

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KCR must review decision on supporting Kovind: Uttam

KCR must review decision on supporting Kovind: Uttam

Hyderabad: Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) president Capt N. Uttam Kumar Reddy on Sunday asked Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao to review his decision on supporting BJP candidate Ramnath Kovind in the Presidential elections. Speaking after distributing ‘Ramzan Ration Kits’ among poor Muslims at Gandhi Bhavan on Sunday, Uttam Kumar …

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Traffic curbs at Mir Alam Tank for Eid prayers

Mahender Reddy takes charge as Telangana DGP

Hyderabad: City Police Commissioner M. Mahender Reddy has imposed certain restrictions on movement of traffic at the Mir Alam Tank Idgah and the Secunderabad Idgah for Eid-ul-Fitr (Ramzan) prayers on June 26 or 27th. As per the notification, all vehicular traffic proceeding towards the Idgah Mir Alam Tank for prayers …

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TS Govt to establish modern market for Pochampally handlooms

TS Govt to establish modern market for Pochampally handlooms

Hyderabad: Industries Minister K. Tarakarama Rao said that the Telangana Government would soon establish a modern market for Pochampally handlooms. Speaking after launching a saving scheme for weavers at Pochampally on Saturday, KTR said that the Pochammpally handlooms were famous all over the world and the modern market was being …

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TITA enables Telangana artists to go online

TITA enables Telangana artists to go online

Hyderabad: Artists of various art forms from across Telangana will now be a part of digital world with Telangana State Department of Language and Culture launching its website www.tsdolc.com, aimed at consolidating the whole process of artist registration online. The website was formally launched by Tourism Minister Azmeera Chandulal in …

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Publicise Central schemes at grass root level: Dattatreya

Publicise Central schemes at grass root level: Dattatreya

Hyderabad: Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said that the Central Government’s welfare schemes should be publicized more at the grass root level. Inaugurating the Regional Workshop on Government of India Welfare Schemes, organized by Directorate of Field Publicity, M/o Information& Broadcasting at CGO towers today, he said that Welfare schemes’ …

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GHMC to undertake revision of electoral rolls from July 1

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC)

Hyderabad: GHMC Commissioner Dr. B. Janardhan Reddy on Friday informed that the corporation would undertake comprehensive revision of electoral rolls from July 1 to August 15. The Commissioner said for the first time, Global Positioning System (GPS) would be used for enrolment of names in the voters’ list. He said …

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Amaravati, Karimnagar among 30 more Smart Cities

Amaravati, Karimnagar among 30 more Smart Cities

Hyderabad: The Central Government on Friday announced another list of 30 cities for development as smart cities taking the total cities picked up so far to 90 under Smart City Mission launched on June 25, 2015. They include Amaravati, the new capital of Andhra Pradesh and Karimnagar of Telangana State. …

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