1. AP Government Condemns False Propaganda Over PPA Review
The Andhra Pradesh government has clarified that it would review all the power agreements which were done over the last five years. The chief advisor to AP government, Ajay Kallam remarked that the underlying mission is to bring the power sector back on track.
2. Srikakulam: Fight Over Water At Public Tap Leads To Death Of A Woman
A woman was killed during a clash between two groups of women at a public tap in the Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh on Monday. Some women allegedly attacked Tathapudi Padma (36) as a resident of Palli Veedhi area in Sompeta. with steel pots over collecting water from the tap.
3. Depressed Over Low Grades, Tadipatri Student Commits Suicide
A student from Tadipatri in Andhra Pradesh committed suicide in his hotel room at Lovely Professional University in Punjab on Saturday allegedly for securing low grades in exams. The student identified as Bharath, was is his fourth year pursuing electronic engineering. He jumped off from the college building and died on spot.
4. Hyderabad Couple Donates Rs 1 crore To TTD
A Hyderabad couple donated Rs one crore to Sri Venkateswara Sarva Sreyas Trust (SV Balamandir) of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) trust on Saturday. The couple, Manthena Srinivas Raju and Sarada handed over the DD to the chairman of TTD trust board YV Subba Reddy at Ranganayakula Mandapam at Srivari temple in Tirumala.
5. Khammam Govt Girls Hostel Fire Kills Student
A nine-year-old girl student died of asphyxiation and burn injuries in a fire at a state-run girls hostel in Khammam, following a short circuit, police said Monday. Two more girls were hospitalised with breathing problems after thick smoke engulfed the hall at the hostel at around 11 PM last night, where 20 girls were sleeping, they said.
6. SCR Asked To Construct Double Line For Coal Supply To Damacharla Plant
The CMD of Telangana's power utilities D Prabhakar Rao Monday urged the South Central Railway to convert the railway line, which would be used for supply of coal to the 4,000 MW 'ultra mega power plant' at Damarcherla in the state, into a double line.
7. Gang That Hacked Businessman To Death In Punjagutta Arrested
Five people have been arrested in connection with the killing of a 49-year-old businessman by a gang here early this month, police said Monday. Those arrested included prime accused K Satyanarayana alias Satyam, a Vijayawada-based business rival of victim T Ram Prasad, who had allegedly hired the gang members, police said.
8. Hyderabad: Ambulance Staff Helps Road-Side Birth
A woman From Langar Houz had given birth to her babyu on the road side recently in Hyderabad. Getting into the details, Kavitha and her mother were on her way to the hospital when contractions started to get more painful. Kavitha’s mother had tried to call for an ambulance. When the Ambulance had reached the spot, they had figured that Kavtha was just minutes away from giving birth. After noticing that she was going through extreme pain, the staff prepared Kavitha to give birth on the road side.
9. Hyderabad Police Bust Cricket Betting Racket, Arrest 3 Bookies In Raids
Three bookies were arrested here Sunday on charges of operating a cricket betting racket for the ICC England-New Zealand final and Rs 5.49 lakh recovered from them, police said
10. Khammam: Dry spell forcing farmers to quit farming
There is an urgent need to look for changes in farming patterns in view of the recurring drought and dry spell conditions in Khammam and Bhadradri-Kothagudem districts. Each dry spell has forced at least a few farmers to leave agriculture and migrate to the cities in search of other work.