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Republic Day: Colourful Photos from Rajpath Showcase India’s Culture, Might

As Presidents of India and France viewed the Republic day parade, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has conveyed Republic Day greetings to all Indians, before the event. “Republic Day greetings to all my fellow Indians. सभी देशवासियों को गणतंत्र दिवस की शुभकामनाएं…जय हिन्द”, the Prime Minister said. Modi has paid tributes to all, who framed Indian Constitution. Prime Minister also saluted ...

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Ambedkar Open University Stops Functioning?

Amid complaints of non-cooperation, the functioning of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh has come to standstill despite AP High Court orders, said the university’s assistant director in Vijayawada. Prof Ch. C. Prasad has said that there is no co-operation between the Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Central governments and the state government has issued orders to ...

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Donkey Milk Shows New Path to Telangana Nomads

The donkey milk, known for its therapeutic value since ages, is back again in Telangana with the price quoted higher than a cow milk but pediatrics insist that mother’s milk for the first six months is the safest way to keep babies healthy. In pre-vaccination period, donkey milk was given to infants to develop resistence against cold, breathing problems, whopping ...

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Government Unveils 98 Smart Cities: Check List Here

The Union Minister of Urban Development Venkaiah Naidu unveiled the list of 98 cities of the much talked about Smart Cities project, which means more funds for the best cities selected after a challenge by people based on merits. The minister on Thursday released the list of 98 cities, from which Uttar Pradesh got maximum number of 13 cities, with ...

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Hyderabad ‘Pehchan’ Charminar ‘Will be Razed’ if Dilapidated: Telangana Dy CM

In a shocking disregard to Hyderabad culture, Telangana Deputy Chief Minister Mahmood Ali said the historic “Charminar” building will be razed to ground like the Osmania General Hospital, if it is found weak or in a dilapidated condition. He retreated his statement on Monday. The remarks came when Ali said on Sunday that the 90-year-old Osmania General Hospital (OGH) in Hyderabad will ...

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Bird flu alert in Hyderabad, thousands of birds culled in Hayatnagar

Bird flu scare has sent Telangana on Wednesday to increase the culling of poultry birds near Hyderabad, following an alert from the animal husbandy department of the statement. Thousands of birds at a poultry farm at Thorrur village of Hayatnagar mandal in Ranga Reddy district were cullted on wednesday and the department has announced that 1.45 lakh birds will be ...

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2 Killed in Nalgonda GAIL LPG Leak Maintenance Work

Hyderabad, April 4 : Two workers were killed and three others injured due to gas leakage from Gas Authority of India Ltd’s LPG pipeline in Telangana’s Nalgonda district on Saturday, an official statement said. The incident occurred during routine maintenance on GAIL’s Vizag-Secunderabad LPG Pipeline at Suryapet, about 140 km from Hyderabad. A GAIL employee and one contract employee lost their ...

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Despite Chandrababu Naidu’s Prodding, AP Gets Rs.385 crore, Telangana Rs.150 crore from Centre

With Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu visitng New Delhi recently to press for the release of funds post-bifurcation and Hudhud devastation in the state, the Centre has finally released Rs.385 crore, which it said is in line with the recommendations of the 13th Finance Commission. A statement in New Delhi said Rs.298.82 crore has been released to Andhra ...

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Telangana takes lessons from Kerala on maintaining bio-diversity

If it was Goa that first decided to replicate the Kerala model of protecting its rich biodiversity, the newly formed state of Telangana is now following suit. Kerala is the only state in the country that has established Biodiversity Management Committees (BMC) at all panchayats as required by the Biological Diversity Act and has set up more than 75 percent ...

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One more swine flu death in Telangana, toll 74 now

Swine flu has claimed one more life in Telangana, taking the toll to 74 since January this year though the number of fresh cases has come down. The health department reported one death during last 24 hours, while only eight H1N1 positive cases were registered. As summer has set in, the number of fresh cases may go down as expected, ...

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Enrich Energy to Set up 60MW Solar Power Plant in Telangana

Pune-based Enrich Energy has been given nod to set up 60 Megawatt solar plant in Telangana as part of the ‘Solar Park’ under Open Offer to supply power to meet the states renewable power obligations. APTRANSCO (Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Ltd.) has issued a ‘Letter of Intent’ for setting up a 60 MW capacity Solar Park to Enrich Energy ...

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Swine Flu: Telangana reports 4 new cases

Telangana has reported 34 fresh cases of swine flu with the death toll at 46 so far this year from the H1N1 virus. “In the current year from January 1 till February 18, 3,571 samples have been tested, out of which 1,162 found to be positive and number of deaths because of other complications and swine flu are 46,” said ...

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Telangana, Andhra Police clash over water from Nagarjuna Dam

The row between Telangana and Andhra Pradesh over sharing of Krishna river water took a serious turn Friday with police of the two Telugu states clashing at Nagarjuna Sagar dam, thankfully not opening fire on each other. Tension prevailed at the dam in Nalgonda district of Telangana as policemen of the two states exchanged blows after a heated argument between ...

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Swine flu spreads to Kolkata, Rajasthan reports 73 deaths, Telangana 41

Ten people have tested positive for swine flu in Kolkata, with the dreaded virus disease fast spreading in all corners of the country, triggering the initial signs of an imminent outbreak. “So far there are 10 positive cases in Kolkata. The tests are being run at the National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases (NICED) facility in Beleghata,” a Swasthya ...

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Health ministry reviews swine flu situation in country as it spreads to more states

With the swine flu scare reaching more states, the union health ministry has reviewed the swine flu situation in various states, including Madhya Pradesh, Haryana and Gujarat recently. The meeting, chaired by additional secretary in the health ministry, A.K. Panda and attended by senior health officials of Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Telangana, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, Tamil Nadu and ...

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Swine Flu: 4 New Deaths Take Telangana Death Toll to 27

With 4 more deaths, the death toll of swine flu has reached 27 and its sibling state Andhra Pradesh reported another three in the current outbreak of the highly contagious disease that originated here but spreading fast all over the country, including Tamil Nadu in the south and Haryana in the north. The latest reported deaths came from both Telangana ...

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Swine Flu Scare Spreads in Hyderabad as 50 More Cases Reported

  Hyderabad: Fifty new cases of swine flu have been reported in Telangana this year, taking the total number of cases in the state to 290 so far after the outbreak last December. Government-run hospitals in Hyderabad have sent blood samples of 100 more people for H1N1 tests to the Institute of Preventive Medicine (IPM) in Hyderabad. Nizam’s Institute of Medical ...

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