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Telangana's Kaleshwaram Irrigation Project gets environmental clearance

Dec 19, 2017
The Expert Appraisal Committee directed that there is a need to plan a greenbelt and reservoir rim treatment in consultation with the State Forest Department with focus on local indigenous species. The construction work should be taken up after following due procedure of Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in land Acquisition, Rehabilitation Act, 2013.

Telangana to soon have world’s first IT campus for differently-abled

Dec 4, 2017
The state government of Telangana has signed an agreement with Vindhya E-Infomedia Private Limited to set up the world’s first Information and Technology (IT) campus for differently-abled persons in Hyderabad.

Telangana Assembly passes bill on prevention of dangerous activities

Nov 10, 2017
The state assembly of Telangana passed three key bills including one on prevention of dangerous activities. The bill seeks replacement of the ordinance that the state government passed about 6 months ago.

Union Government to send CCI officials to Telangana to resolve cotton procurement issue

Oct 27, 2017
The Union government has decided to send a team of officials of Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) to Telangana in order to resolve the issues related to cotton procurement in the state.

Telangana launches 'Janahitha' for speedy redressal of public grievances

Jul 20, 2017
The Telangana government has launched a special portal called 'Janahitha' to act as a single window for all grievances and their redressal management.

Telangana government puts cap on weight of school bags

Jul 19, 2017
The Telangana government has imposed a cap on the weight of bags carried by schoolchildren in order to prevent any resulting physical effect and anxiety disorder in students.

In a first, Telangana to have eco-friendly bridges for movement of tigers

Jul 19, 2017
The concept of building eco-bridges came up after visits by experts from the Wildlife Board of India and the Wildlife Institute of India. The experts were concerned about the large-scale destruction of forest along the corridor, which would result in cutting off tiger movement between TATR and Bejjur.

Telangana state to shield 12 percent reservation for poor Muslim communities

Jun 19, 2017
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has said that the state will shield the proposed 12 per cent reservation for poor Muslim communities even in the highest office of the Central Government.

Telangana becomes 1st Indian state to launch pension for single women

Jun 7, 2017
The Telangana government has become the first in the country to launch a pension scheme for single and divorced women.

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

Apr 13, 2017
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
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
ESI services cover around 48 lakh beneficiaries through 12 lakh insured persons in Telangana.

Telangana State Budget 2017-18 presented

Mar 14, 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.

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