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Telangana Government to increase quota for Muslims, STs in the state

Apr 13, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Telangana government has decided to increase the reservation quota of its socially and economically backward Muslim population and Scheduled tribes.

Cabinet approved signing of Agreement for establishment CIRDAP Centre

Apr 3, 2017
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

A Cabinet meeting chaired by PM Narendra Modi approved the signing of an agreement for the establishment of Centre on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific in Hyderabad.

ESIC launches Mobile Clinic Services in AP, Telangana

Mar 27, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

ESI services cover around 48 lakh beneficiaries through 12 lakh insured persons in Telangana.

Telangana State Budget 2017-18 presented

Mar 14, 2017
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

Rs 605 crore proposed for the KCR Kit Scheme. Under the scheme,  kits consisting of 16 essential things needed for a new born baby will be distributed.

Rajasthan and Telangana win eGov awards

Feb 1, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The CSI-Nihilent e-Gov awards 2017 recognised Rajasthan and Telangana as the ‘Winners of the Excellence’ under the state category.

Telangana Government announced series of welfare measures for army personnel

Jan 17, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

As per the announcement, the army personnel living in the State will get 2 per cent reservation in the 2 bedroom housing scheme.

Union Government released Rs 450 crore to Telangana for development of backward areas

Dec 20, 2016
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

These additional resources from the Central Government would enable the State to devise and implement schemes best suited for mitigation of backwardness and alleviation of poverty.

Telangana redraws its map by adding 21 new districts

Oct 12, 2016
Important for Exam: 31 people agreed

Telangana, which came into existence on 2 June 2014 as the 29th State of India, started out with 10 districts.

ISRO signs MoU with Telangana to provide digital classes

Sep 29, 2016
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

As per the MoU, the ISRO’s Development & Educational Communication Unit (DECU) will work with the state government to disseminate educational content using satellite technology.

South India's first Children's Court inaugurated in Hyderabad

Aug 26, 2016
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

Features like separate waiting rooms for children and a video camera trial for the accused will be available. The child (witness/victim) will be allowed direct interaction with the judge.

Telangana Government proposed to create 17 new districts

Aug 24, 2016
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

Creation of new districts was proposed by the State Government in order to minimise the hassle for people in commuting to the district headquarters and to enhance the efficiency of the administration.

PM Narendra Modi launches Mission Bhagiratha in Telangana

Aug 8, 2016
Important for Exam: 23 people agreed

Mission Bhagiratha is Telangana Water Grid Project intended to provide a sustainable and permanent solution to the drinking water woes. It is a pet project taken up at an outlay of 42000 crore rupees.

Telangana launches Water Resources Information System

Aug 7, 2016
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

Telangana Irrigation Department signed a MoU with Indian Space Research Organisation for setting up Telangana Water Resources Information System (TWRIS).

Second phase of Haritha Haram programme launched in Telangana

Jul 8, 2016
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

The two-week long Haritha Haram programme aims at planting 46 crore plants, including 25 lakh in Hyderabad, to improve green belt in the state.

Telangana government to set up pharmaceutical city in Rangareddy and Mahbubnagar districts

Jun 14, 2016
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

The state government intends to facilitate setting up of the most modern facilities along with all necessary where withal in an integrated manner along with maintaining the leader status in the sector.

Telangana Government, Eclat Health Solutions signed MoU to invest $15 million

May 25, 2016
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

Under the MoU, the Eclat will invest 15 million US dollars in Tier II cities of Telangana.

Telangana ICT Policy Framework 2016 launched

Apr 6, 2016
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

The policy seeks to double the value of current 68232 crore rupees IT exports in Telangana in 5 years.

J Geetha Reddy appointed as PAC Chairperson of Telangana

Apr 1, 2016
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

She will be the first woman legislator to be appointed for the post in India.

Telangana Road Transport Authority’s Mobile App M-Wallet launched

Mar 31, 2016
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

The app will help the user to download digital copies of documents like driving licence and registration certificate and they could be produced before the police and RTA authorities when demanded.

BHEL commissioned 600 MW Jaipur Thermal Power Plant in Telangana

Mar 26, 2016
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

The unit was commissioned at the upcoming 2x600 MW Singareni Thermal Power Project (TPP) located at Jaipur in Adilabad district of Telangana.

Telangana, French aviation companies signed MoU to set up training centre in Hyderabad

Mar 22, 2016
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The training centre that will come up at the Begumpet Airport in Hyderabad will train around 1000 students a year in aviation and aerospace sectors.

Telangana State Budget 2016-17 presented

Mar 15, 2016
Important for Exam: 23 people agreed

The budget was built on the vision of Bangaru (Golden) Telangana. For this purpose, an outlay of 130415 crore rupees were proposed out of which more than 50 percent will be planned expenditure.

Maharashtra, Telangana singed 5 MoUs to facilitate construction of irrigation barrages across Godavari

Mar 9, 2016
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

As per the MoUs, an inter-state water board will be formed to oversee implementation of previously agreed and future inter-state river projects on Godavari and its tributary Penganga.

Telangana Government to illuminate 25 municipalities with LED bulbs in 100 days

Mar 2, 2016
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

The EESL will supply these bulbs to illuminate 12 lakh households in 25 municipalities.

Ministry of Railways signed MoU with Telangana for rail expansion

Feb 12, 2016
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The MoU was signed in the backdrop of Railway Minister’s Budget announcement regarding setting up of Joint Ventures with States for focused project development, resource mobilization, land acquisition, project implementation and monitoring of critical rail projects.

Union Government approved Heritage development projects for Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

Feb 5, 2016
Important for Exam: 27 people agreed

Amaravati and Warangal are among the 12 cities included in the Heritage Development and Augmentation Yojana (HRIDAY) for improving the social, cultural and economic ecosystems.

Union Government sanctioned 791 crore rupees under NDRF for drought affected Telangana

Jan 15, 2016
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

The decision was taken to help the state which declared 231 mandals as drought-hit in November 2015.

Telangana became first State to make gender education compulsory at graduate level

Jan 12, 2016
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

To introduce compulsory gender education at the graduate level, the state in second week of January 2016 introduced a bilingual textbook titled, Towards a World of Equals.

BHEL commissioned 600 MW Kakatiya Thermal Power Plant Stage-II in Telangana

Jan 6, 2016
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

It is the first major plant to be commissioned after the formation of the state in June 2014.

Telangana launched e-Vahan Bima Scheme

Jan 4, 2016
Important for Exam: 19 people agreed

With the launch of this scheme, Telangana became the first state in the country to issue motor insurance policy in digital form.

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