The Consulate General of India in Jeddah will celebrate ‘Telangana Day’ at Saudi Arabia between December 15 and 16. To mark the occasion, a series of cultural programmes have been lined-up during for the two-days. The Indian Embassy is collaborating with Saudi Indian Business Network and Jeddah Telangana Community to organise. . . . .
Telangana government is setting up T-Works in Hyderabad by the end of 2018. With an equipment worth $20 million, it will be set up in 2,50,000 square feet area.The initiative was announced by IT Minister KT Rama Rao at India Design Summit organized by CII in collaboration with Telangana government.T-Works is expected to serve. . . . .
The State government on Monday constituted a cabinet sub-committee headed by Deputy Chief Minister Kadiyam Srihari to oversee the arrangements for the ensuing five-day World Telugu Conference, to be held from December 15 in the city. Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister K T Rama Rao, Roads and Buildings Minister. . . . .
Operations at all the Agriculture Produce Market Committees (APMC) in the State to be integrated with the all-Indian electronic trading portal of the National Agriculture Market (e-NAM) well before Kharif-2018. The e-NAM motto is “one nation and one market” Uses: Promoting online services in the marketing. . . . .
Boeing in association with T-Hub has launched the Boeing HorizonX India Innovation Challenge 1.0. This programme aimed at attracting the best Indian start-ups to propose disruptive solutions to tackle complex challenges in the areas of autonomous and unmanned systems, advanced manufacturing, industrial IOT and automation, analytics,. . . . .
The State-run Jeevandan organ donation scheme has been chosen as the best performing organ donation drive in the country by National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation (NOTTO), Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The award for ‘Best Performing State’ will be given by Union Minister for Health and. . . . .
The government has already completed geo-tagging of handlooms in the State and found that there are 17,000 handlooms in the state. Now, the government is taking up geo-tagging of the powerlooms and started it from Sircilla, which houses more than 30,000 powerlooms, the most in the State. ########Why geo-tagging#######
The historic monument and heart of the city, Charminar, will be all cleaned up soon as part of phase-II of the Central government’s initiative Swachh Iconic Places. A total of 100 iconic places across the country are set to be cleaned up under the programme. Total 10 icons are selected under phase-II of this programme.The. . . . .
At the prestigious Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES 2017), beginning here on November 28, Telangana Government has decided to launch its fund for start-ups. It is termed as T-fund and its corpus amount is ₹100 crore. Besides from the State Government, the much-awaited fund is expected to have contributions from. . . . .
Koti Lingala, the first capital of the Satavahan dynasty, is going to become a tourist spot. Telangana tourism department has decided to start boating point on the banks of the river Godavari besides Koteswara Siddeshwara Swamy temple. Tourism department also have a plan to develop temple area, construct a guest house. . . . .
Department of Archaeology and Museums, Telangana, agreed to set up an Archaeological Museum in Siddipet town soon. It would display the artifacts unearthed during the department’s excavation at Pulluru Banda couple of years ago and another excavation conducted simultaneously at Narmeta and Palamakula during last summer.
Minister for Municipal Administration and Urban Development (MA& UD) KT Rama Rao inaugurated the Pala Pitta Cycling Park developed by TSFDC (Telangana Forest Development Corporation) under the Kothaguda Reserve Forest area, opposite Botanical Garden. ****Pala Pitta Cycling Park in Kondapur is India’s first. . . . .
Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu launched ‘Modati Patham’ a book written by noted senior educationist Chukka Ramaiah. He is popular for his efforts in making IITs more affordable and accessible to students. Deputy Chief Minister Kadiam Srihari announced that the Telangana government would provide the book. . . . .
Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has asked the officials to devise special programmes for self employment of minorities without having any linkage to banks. Present problem: Sanctioned self-employment schemes for minorities were unable to take off due to the inability of the beneficiaries to provide collateral security. . . . .
The Telangana state government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Patanjali Group for setting up a huge food park in the Nizamabad, Telangana. The Patanjali Group had committed an overall investment of over Rs 10,000 crores countrywide at the recent global food processing fair, World Food India, organised by. . . . .
Minister for Municipal Administration and Urban Development K.T. Rama Rao stated that the government was keen to declare major panchayats as municipalities with more than 15,000 population as per 2011 census and the comprehensive household survey taken up across Telangana. Minister also revealed that these steps could. . . . .
TelanganaFiber Grid programme is all set to a get a fresh boost with the Central government signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Telangana State government and allotting Rs 1,243 crore under Phase-II of BharatNet programme which is a hi-speed rural broadband network. The MoUs were signed during the national. . . . .
Hyderabad’s TRIMS project won award City’s Integrations Traffic Management System or TRIMS has been recognised as a ‘commendable initiative’ by the Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. The award was received by Municipal Commissioner B. Janardhan Reddy at the valedictory session of the 10th Urban Mobility. . . . .