National Biodiversity Museum in Hyderabad

The State capital will soon get another important landmark with the Government of India deciding to set up a first-of-its kind National Biodiversity Museum (NBM). The museum is expected to be built in a six-acre site near the 15-acre Bio-diversity Park at Raidurg on the hilly landscape of the Mehdipatnam-Gachibowli stretch at an  estimated cost…

Numaish e-tickets to be available in 2015

Visitors need not wait in serpentine queues to purchase tickets for Numaish next year. All they have to do is use their mobile phone and get e-tickets. To coincide with the 75th anniversary celebrations, the exhibition society will go hi-tech and launch an application (app) to enable citizens to book tickets from the comforts of …

NTR Stadium to make way for Telangana cultural centre

‘Gully cricket’ will go for a toss and so are other regular sports activities on the 11-acre NTR Stadium as the Telangana state government has decided to construct a multicrore Telangana Kala Bhavan there. The state government initially thought of using the land available in the adjacent Indira Park for constructing a cultural complex. However,…

Telangana to set up separate body for rural roads

The state government will set up a Rural Road Development Corporation to improve road conditions in rural areas and strengthen rural road network in Telangana, IT and panchayat raj department minister K T Rama Rao said. He said tenders were invited for renewal of BT roads covering a length of 12,039 kms in all the…