Rain brings cheer to the city

Rain accompanied by squalls brought cheer to several parts of the summer scorched city towards evening hours on Monday. The weather became balmy right around 4 p.m., and soon it began to drizzle at quite a few locations. Localities from areas such as Jubilee Hills, Kapra, Begumpet, Malkajgiri, Secunderabad, L.B.Nagar, Alwal, Musheerabad and Kukatpally experienced … Read more Rain brings cheer to the city

RMZ raises Rs 1,500 crore from Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

Real estate builder RMZ Corp has raised ₹1,500 crore from Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPP Investments) to develop commercial projects in the southern market. The equal joint venture will see both the partners develop and hold commercial office space in Chennai and Hyderabad totalling 10.4 million sq ft. “The partnership with CPP Investments will … Read more RMZ raises Rs 1,500 crore from Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

Take available vaccine: Kishan Reddy

Union Minister of State for Home G. Kishan Reddy has urged eligible people of 45 years and above to take whatever vaccine was available — Covishield of Serum Institute or Covaxin of Bharat Biotech — without any hesitation, instead of demanding either of them, as both have been cleared by the regulatory authorities as being … Read more Take available vaccine: Kishan Reddy

TSMFC beset with low allocations for bank-linked schemes

The Telangana State Minorities Finance Corporation (TSMFC), an agency of the Minorities Welfare Department, which deals with economic support schemes – on the one hand is beset with lower budgets and a large number of applications, and on the other, paucity of staff. According to information obtained under the Right to Information Act, 2005, by … Read more TSMFC beset with low allocations for bank-linked schemes

BCCI keen on hosting scheduled IPL matches in Mumbai; Axar, 10 ground staff members test positive

The BCCI is bullish about holding the 10 IPL games in Mumbai between April 10-25 despite an enormous spike in COVID-19 cases in the city, saying creating a bio-bubble at an alternative venue would not be feasible at a short notice. Delhi Capitals’ Axar Patel, 10 members of the ground staff at Wankhede stadium and … Read more BCCI keen on hosting scheduled IPL matches in Mumbai; Axar, 10 ground staff members test positive

GIC to buy 1.1 million sq ft Phoenix Group’s IT SEZ in Hyderabad for Rs 1,050 crore

Singapore sovereign wealth fund has entered into an agreement to buy an Information Technology-Special Economic Zone (IT-SEZ) spread over 1.1 million sq ft in Hyderabad’s Gachibowli locality from the Phoenix Group for Rs 1,050 crore, persons with direct knowledge of the development said. The entire development, Phoenix Aquilla, has two towers spread over 1.8 million … Read more GIC to buy 1.1 million sq ft Phoenix Group’s IT SEZ in Hyderabad for Rs 1,050 crore

Discoms performed poorly: CAG

The two power distribution companies (discoms) of Telangana have performed “poorly” in some of the key areas such as feeder segregation and smart metering although their performance was “excellent” in terms of metering of distribution transformers, providing electricity to unconnected households and distribution of LED bulbs. During the 2014-19 period, the Rate of Real Return … Read more Discoms performed poorly: CAG

COVID-19 | Telangana reports 412 cases, 3 deaths

Over 400 COVID-19 cases were recorded in Telangana after 75 days. On Monday, 412 people were detected with coronavirus, which is the second highest in a day this year. The last time over 400 cases were recorded was on January 5 when 417 people tested positive. A total of 68,171 samples were tested on Monday, … Read more COVID-19 | Telangana reports 412 cases, 3 deaths

Ganta meets KTR, invites him to Vizag

Meeting comes in wake of TRS working president pledging support to agitation over VSP privatisation Telugu Desam Party senior leader and MLA Ganta Srinivasa Rao met TRS working president K.T. Rama Rao in the Assembly lobbies on Saturday and invited him to visit Visakhapatnam Steel Plant where the employees are protesting against privatisation of the … Read more Ganta meets KTR, invites him to Vizag

NISA brings golf lovers together for tee time

The sight of young talent Adish Rajamani and woman golfer K. Pooja putting their skills to test on the National Industrial Security Academy (NISA) golf course can well be inspirational for many budding talent and amateurs to make this venue a preferred destination. “I am enjoying the ambience and hope to be a regular here,” … Read more NISA brings golf lovers together for tee time