Tag: Telangana

Petrol crosses Rs 100 in Chennai; at Rs 99 in Delhi, Kolkata

Petrol price on Friday crossed the Rs 100- per-litre mark in Chennai as well as in some places in Punjab and Kerala after fuel prices...

Cops take position at dams as Telangana & Andhra Pradesh water war escalates

(This story originally appeared in on Jul 02, 2021) Simmering tension over construction of alleged illegal irrigation projects and hydel power generation is now snowballing...

Jewar Airport: Buying land for data centres near Jewar airport becomes cheaper

Acquiring land to set up data centres near the upcoming international airport at Jewar has become cheaper with the local authorities adopting the Uttar Pradesh...

Petrol gains traction among SUV buyers

The share of petrol in the country’s fast-growing utility vehicle segment has nearly doubled in the past one year, thanks to a rise in the...

View: The ghosts haunting India’s bureaucracy

I’ve had it up to here with everyone blaming either incompetence or intrigue for the flailings and failings of Indian-administered India. People have been quibbling,...

Yamaha looks to capitalise on preference for personal mobility post-COVID; to press ahead with retail expansion

Japanese two-wheeler major Yamaha is seeking to leverage on the ‘drastic shift’ in consumer behaviour, with preference for personal mobility over public transportation brought about...

States record Covid toll as per ICMR: Centre on ‘speculative’ report that India suffered 5-7 times excess deaths

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Saturday informed that States and Union Territories record Covid-19 deaths as per guidance issued by Indian Council...

Covid-19: Delhi gets high per capita allocation of oxygen | India News

NEW DELHI: The Union government on Wednesday informed the Supreme Court that Delhi has got higher per capita oxygen allocation as compared to similarly placed...

Supply uncertain, multiple states set to delay vaccination

Earlier this month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an expansion of the country’s vaccination drive, opening up inoculation for everyone above the age of 18....

Covid-19: States unsure of vaccination Phase 3 | India News

NEW DELHI: It’s just two more days to India’s third phase of vaccination to begin – which will see those between 18 and 45 years...

Tamil Nadu CM urges PM Modi to cancel allotment of 80KL oxygen to Andhra Pradesh, Telangana | India News

CHENNAI: Chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to immediately cancel allotment of 80KL of oxygen —...

10 states, including Maharashtra and UP, account for nearly 80 per cent of new Covid-19 cases | India News

NEW DELHI: Ten states comprising Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal have shown a steep rise...

India reaches new peak of 1.7 lakh Covid-19 cases | India News

India recorded another new peak in daily cases with 1,70,195 fresh infections detected on Sunday, an 11.6% jump from the previous day’s tally of over...

Covid-19: Active cases cross 1 million, at all-time high now | India News

India now has more active cases of the coronavirus than at any other time since the beginning of the pandemic. The country’s active case count...

Consistent causal link to vaccine in 6 of 13 serious Adverse event following immunization: Govt | India News

NEW DELHI: The health ministry has said “consistent causal association” to vaccination has been found in six out of 13 serious adverse events following anti-Covid-19...

India’s 88 industrial clusters present a bleak picture of air, water and land contamination, says CSE report | India News

NEW DELHI: An evaluation of 88 clusters, identified by central and state pollution control boards (CPCB and SPCBs) as polluted industrial areas, has thrown up...

India-UK ties to touch new high post Covid: Report | India News

NEW DELHI: India-UK bilateral relations will touch a new high in the post-Covid world, as India is likely to be a priority country for the...

20% of informal workers still jobless: Study | India News

NEW DELHI: A new study tracking around 2,800 informal workers during the pandemic found more than two thirds of those employed in February 2020 had...

India vaccinates nearly 10.5 lakh beneficiaries till 6th day of nationwide Covid-19 vaccination drive | India News

NEW DELHI: India crossed a significant landmark in its fight against Covid-19 with nearly 10.5 lakh beneficiaries inoculated under the nationwide vaccination drive as of...

Biden’s inaugural address written by Indian-American earns praise for its powerful message

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden‘s powerful inaugural speech, penned by Vinay Reddy, has received glowing tributes for its meticulous crafting and emphasis on the importance...

As privacy becomes a hot topic, this week’s debate centres around the Data Protection Bill. Will it do enough to protect your digital data? | India News

Bill based on privacy principles most modern democracies subscribe toI try to avoid debates, like this one, on the pros and cons of the draft...

India’s biggest vaccine rollout begins: 1st shipment of 55L doses sent to cities | India News

“May all be free from disease” — with this slogan printed on each box, the shipment of Serum Institute of India’s Covishield set out from...

Nitin gadkari: Nitin Gadkari inaugurates, lays foundation stone for over Rs 13,000 cr highway projects in Telangana

New Delhi: Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday inaugurated and laid foundation stone of projects worth over Rs 13,000 crore in Telangana. These projects are...

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles: FCA to invest $150 million to set up Global Digital Hub in Hyderabad

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Wednesday announced an investment of $150 million (approx Rs 1100 crore) to set up a Global Digital Hub in Hyderabad, Telangana. FCA’s...

Andhra, Telangana HC CJs shifted in major reshuffle | India News

NEW DELHI: At a time when the Andhra Pradesh high court has ordered inquiries into vilification of the judiciary through social media posts and CM...