Singareni to go international

The K Chandrasekhar Rao-led Telangana government has now taken up a new project: To expand the activities of the Singareni Collieries Company Ltd (SCCL), not just beyond the boundaries of the state, but also the country. In fact, the chief minister has already directed Singareni officials to explore the possibilities of mining in overseas locations…

Hyderabad may be Wi-Fi enabled by December

If everything goes according to plan, Hyderabad is all set to be a 4G Wi-Fi enabled city by the year end. Reliance Group officials including CEO K S Venugopal and company coordinator PVC Madhava Rao called on chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao following which information technology minister Taraka Rama Rao held a review meeting with…

Bibinagar Nims back on track

The Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (Nims) branch of Bibinagar is set to become operational in a couple of months. Construction that was stalled midway has commenced again at the facility after the new Telangana state government and local public representatives put pressure on the Nims administration to complete the work on the much-awaited 1,000-bed…

Retrofitting programme for IT parks in Hyderabad

In a bid to help IT parks in the Cyberabad Zone ‘go green’, the Telangana IT and Panchayat Raj minister KT Rama Rao on Wednesday launched the five-point ‘retrofitting programme’ by the Telangana State Industrial Infrastructure Corporation (TSIIC) and Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH. The retrofitting programme deals with addition of new technology…