RTC stir: 48,000 jobs under threat in Telangana

Trade bodies of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) will challenge the state government’s decision to sack about 48,000 agitating employees, as and when they are served with dismissal or suspension notices, a union leader said here on Monday. Source link

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Telangana RTC stir leaves passengers stranded

Scores of passengers were left stranded at bus stops across Hyderabad on Saturday, as employees of the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) launched their indefinite strike bringing 10,500-buses-strong network to a grinding halt. Source link

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Hyd: 1 held for fake profiles of woman officers

Cyber crime sleuths arrested civil services aspirant, K Manmohan, 28, from Krishna district in AP for creating fake social media profiles of woman IPS and IAS officers. On October 3, a senior IPS officer of Telangana lodged a complaint, alleging that unknown […]

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Drunk woman picks up axe, severely wounds dog

Animal rights activists and locals of Fathulaguda in Nagole on Wednesday expressed outrage after a dog, which was being taken care of by the community, sustained multiple bleeding wounds after being attacked with an axe by a woman in an inebriated state. […]

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Manikonda waiting for drinking water for years

Angry residents of Alkapur township in Manikonda took out a rally on Wednesday, demanding safe drinking water. The township, close to other developed areas such as financial district, lags behind in infrastructure, with locals claiming that they are struggling even for drinking […]

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'No exemption to Jagan from appearances'

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday filed its counter in court, urging it to dismiss a plea by Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jaganmohan Reddy seeking exemption from appearing before the court in the disproportionate assets case and instead […]

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Remembering the Telugu duo behind the Tricolour

The Indian national flag has a Telugu connection and the design was approved by Mahatma Gandhi. The concept of a national flag was first proposed by Pingali Venkayya, a lecturer from Vijayawada, in 1916. He submitted the draft design to Mahatma Gandhi […]

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Telangana HC asks state to help ailing child

Justice T Vinod Kumar of Telangana high court has directed the state and its health authorities to constitute a committee of doctors and officials to extend enzyme replacement therapy through administration of Cerezyme drug at Niloufer hospital in Hyderabad to M Parnika, […]

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Left alliance sweeps students union polls at UoH

In a significant development, the Left alliance at the University of Hyderabad, which had once spearheaded a pro-Dalit movement after the suicide of research scholar Rohith Vemula in 2016, swept the students union polls at the central university, defeating the Akhil Bharatiya […]

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5 roads shut in Secunderabad Cantt till Sept 30

Five major civilian roads connecting to north-eastern colonies in Secunderabad Cantonment have been shut by the local military authority (LMA) for four days, causing inconvenience to lakhs of commuters from Yapral, Kowkoor, Balaji Nagar and adjoining areas. The restrictions began from 10pm […]

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