TimeLine Layout

July, 2018

  • 18 July

    Minorities hiring in armed forces very low, says Asaduddin Owaisi

    All India Majlis e Ittehadul Muslimeen president Asaduddin Owaisi accused the government of neglecting minorities when it came to recruitment into the armed forces and paramilitary forces of the country. Interacting with reporters on Tuesday, he said that the percentage of Muslims in the paramilitary forces in the country is …

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  • 18 July

    Ready for any discussion, says PM Modi as no-trust motion back on table

    With the Monsoon Session of the Parliament kickstarting today, the Centre and Opposition would be looking forward to debates over a long pending list of bills and a slew of relevant issues. The monsoon session, which concludes on August 10, will have 18 sittings amid much-expected drama in both the …

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  • 17 July

    Kathi Mahesh arrested again

    Kathi Mahesh, whose controversial comments on Lord Sriram have offended the Hindu community, has been once again arrested by Chittoor police and deported to Bengaluru on Monday. Kathi Mahesh, who has been externed by Telangana police,informed the police that he was going to his native village of Yalamanda in Chittoor. …

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  • 17 July

    What transpired between Undavalli and Chandrababu?

    Senior leader from Coastal Andhra Undavalli Arun Kumar met Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu at the latter’s office in Amaravathi and submitted all documents he possessed with regard to the promises made under AP Reorganization act to the residuary state of Andhra. The petitions filed before the courts were also …

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  • 17 July

    Chandrababu to TTD authorities: Allow devotees during Maha Samprokshanam

    Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday responded to the restriction of the devotees during the Maha Samprokshanam in Tirumala temple. He instructed the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) authorities to allow devotees to visit a limited number of times during the Maha Samprokshanam. TTD Chairman Putta Sudhakar Yadav announced that …

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  • 17 July

    KTR meets Smriti Irani over Handloom Sector development in Telangana

    Handloom and Textiles Minister KT Rama Rao on Tuesday met Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani in New Delhi where he explained the steps taken by Telangana government in Handloom and Power Loom. He informed that the Telangana government has introduced schemes to provide loans to the tune of 12,000 crores. …

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  • 17 July

    Kaleshwaram petitioners to move Hyderabad High Court

    After the Supreme Court declined to entertain their petition against the redesign of the Kaleshwaram lift irrigation project, the petitioners have decided to approach the High Court. They said the redesign was causing 100 per cent cost escalation, and wanted the government to reduce the storage capacity of eight reservoirs. …

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  • 17 July

    K T Rama Rao role key in growth, says Naini Narshimha Reddy

    Perhaps for the first time, a state minister went public on Monday saying Mr K.T. Rama Rao should be made Chief Minister, a prospect that has been talked about for long. TRS senior leader and home minister Nayani Narasimha Reddy said at a public meeting held in Sircilla constituency, represented …

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  • 17 July

    Telangana Rashtra Samithi flays Congress for KCR-Sharif remark

    The TRS on Monday hits back at the Congress for saying that Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao and his family would meet the fate of Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif after the 2019 elections in the state. TRS MLAs said that it would be Congress leader Komatireddy Venkat Reddy …

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  • 17 July

    I-T raids on Tamil Nadu contractor, seizes Rs 160 Cr cash, 100 kg gold

    In one of the biggest recoveries till date, the Income Tax Department on Monday found Rs 160-crore cash and about 100-kg bullion after raids at several premises of a road construction firm in Tamil Nadu, officials said. The searches were launched on the premises of Ms SPK and Company, a …

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