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Assembly’s winter session to continue till Jan 11

Telangana State Assembly in Nampally, Hyderabad

Hyderabad: The ongoing winter session of Telangana State Legislative Assembly will continue till January 11. The decision to extend the session for seven more days was taken during the meeting of Business Advisory Committee held at Speaker S. Madhusudan Chary’s chambers in Assembly premises on Friday. The meeting was attended …

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CM stresses on MLAs role in Haritha Haram

Telangana Govt hikes Kalyana Lakshmi amount to Rs. 1 lakh

Hyderabad: Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Thursday appealed the MLAs and the MLCs to take up Haritha Haram drive in their respective constituencies as part of the state government’s drive to increase green cover in the state. Speaking in the Assembly on the Haritha Haram programme, the CM said …

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All tenant farmers to get ID cards soon: Dy CM

Deputy Chief Minister of Telangana Mahmood Ali

Hyderabad: Deputy Chief Minister (Revenue) Mohammed Mahmood Ali on Thursday said that the State Government would soon complete the process of issuing ID cards to tenant farmers in the State. In his written reply to a question raised by Congress MLA S.A. Sampath Kumar and others in Legislative Assembly, the …

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No intention to join NDA government: Kavitha

TRS MP Kavitha

Hyderabad: Nizamabad MP and TRS leader K Kavitha on Wednesday said that the decision to support Modi Government or joining his government rests with the party chief K Chandrasekhar Rao. Speaking to media persons, Kavitha said that the TRS Government had to support the demonetization move in unavoidable circumstances. She …

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TS will be on top in Solar Power generation: Minister

Telangana Energy Minister Jagdish Reddy

Hyderabad: Energy Minister Jagadish Reddy on Wednesday informed the State Legislative Assembly that Telangana State would be on top in the country in generation of Solar Power in the next six months. Replying to a question raised by Congress MLA Challa Vamshichand Reddy during Question Hour, the minister said that …

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Mobile phones in TS to be cheaper, VAT reduced by 9%

Animal Husbandry Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav

Hyderabad: The Telangana Assembly on Wednesday passed a Bill reducing the Value Added Tax to 5% from 14.5% on cell phones. Introducing the Bill in the Assembly, Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav said that the aim of reducing VAT on mobiles by 9% would help the state in curbing the state’s …

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Harish Rao assures farmers of justice

Harish Rao in Assembly

Hyderabad: Minister for Irrigation Harish Rao on Wednesday informed the Assembly that the TRS Government was committed to the welfare of the farmers and was offering highest compensation to them for acquiring their lands for various projects. Introducing the Telangana Land Acquisition Bill the he said that land was a …

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Aruna demands “She Teams” in Assembly

D K Aruna

Hyderabad: The Telangana State Legislative Assembly witnessed some lighter moments on Tuesday when Congress MLA D.K. Aruna asked Speaker S. Madhusudan Chary to call ‘She Teams’ in the House alleging “harassment”. Aruna was irked by repeated interruptions from the Treasury benches while she was speaking on the issue of weaker …

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