Tag - Telangana

Indian student dies in jet ski accident in Fury Plays Park


Miami: A 27-year-old Indian student died as his watercraft collided with another on March 9 in Florida, according to media reports. The incident happened on March 9 at the Fury Plays Park, which is just towards Wisteria Island. Venkataramana Pittala from Telangana was driving a rented Yamaha personal watercraft that collided with another jet ski...

Two Indian students found dead in Connecticut


Hartford, CT: Two students — one from Telangana and the other from Andhra Pradesh — were found dead at their Connecticut accommodation recently, a family member said on Monday. The students were identified as G Dinesh (22) from Wanaparthy in Telangana and Nikesh (21) from Srikakulam in Andhra Pradesh. Family members of the Telangana student are...

Telangana Dy CM, five ministers assume office


Hyderabad: Telangana’s Deputy Chief Minister Mallu Bhatti Vikramarka and five other Ministers took charge on Thursday. Bhatti, who holds the portfolios of finance & planning and energy, assumed the office amid the chanting of Vedic hymns and blessings of pandits. Immediately after taking charge, he signed the files related to the release of funds to...

Congress will usher in a Golden Telangana and fulfill the aspiration of the people


By Rajendar Dichpally  The election in Telangana is seminal in more ways than one.  It is the battle between Congress and BRS. Congress is the party which has pledged to empower the people of the state, while BRS is committed to empowering one family.  Congress is dedicated to work for the marginalized, BRS is determined to uplift...

Hyderabad woman among nine killed in Texas mall shooting


Indian-origin engineer Aishwarya Thatikonda, was among the nine people killed when a gun-wielding man opened fire at shoppers outside a mall in Dallas area in the US on Saturday, The New York Post reported.  Thatikonda, a project manager with a private company in Dallas and a resident of Saroornagar in Hyderabad had moved to the US...

Telangana student shot fatally in Alabama by compatriot


New York: The parents of a student from Telangana, who died of a gunshot in the US, have requested the government’s help in bringing the body back home.  Akhil Sai Mahankali, 25, from Madhira town in Khammam district, died of bullet injuries in the state of Alabama on Monday, and an Indian national was arrested and...

KCR unfurls Tricolor at Pragati Bhavan, pays tributes to martyrs

Post Date: January 27, 2023

Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao unfurled the national flag at his official residence Pragati Bhavan to mark the Republic Day. The chief minister, who skipped the Republic Day event at Raj Bhavan, also paid tributes to the martyred soldiers. KCR, as the chief minister is popularly known, garlanded the portraits of Mahatma Gandhi and...

Missouri: 2 students from Telangana drown in lake


In a tragic incident, two Indian students from Telangana drowned in the Lake of the Ozarks in the US state of Missouri during the Thanksgiving weekend, according to police.  The victims were identified as 24-year-old Uthej Kunta, and 25-year-old Shiva Kelligari by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.  Telangana minister K T Rama Rao in a tweet...

Connecticut car crash kills three Indian students


Three students from the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh were killed in a road accident in the US, as per their families. The casualties occurred on Tuesday in a collision between a truck and a minivan in the state of Connecticut.  According to the families of the deceased, eight passengers were traveling in the...