KARIMNAGAR

  • Telangana Rashtra Samiti will never ally with BJP: KCR April 13, 2014

    Karimnagar: Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) Chief Kalvakuntla Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday said that his party would never join hands with the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA). Addressing a public meeting at SRR Government Degree College grounds on Sunday evening, he said, "TRS is a secular party and it will not...
  • Cong MP accuses AP CM of discriminating against Telangana October 27, 2013

    Karimnagar: Karimnagar MP Ponnam Prabhakar on Saturday launched a scathing attack on Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and accused him of discriminating against Telangana people. "Kiran has been unfair and unjust to Telangana all these years," the MP said and appealed to party highcommand to expedite the process...
  • Cook repeatedly rapes a minor girl on the premises of a social welfare school August 29, 2013

    An eight-year-old girl was allegedly repeatedly raped by a 53-year-old cook on the premises of a government-run social welfare school in the district, police said on Wednesday. The accused, Raj Mohammad, allegedly sexually assaulted the student of the Jammikunta-based residential school on August 16 and continued the violations over the...
  • Man rapes 8-yr-old girl in school premises in Karimnagar district August 28, 2013

    An eight-year-old girl was allegedly repeatedly raped by a 53-year-old cook on the premises of a government-run social welfare school in Karimnagar district, police said on Wednesday. The accused, Raj Mohammad, allegedly sexually assaulted the student of the Jammikunta-based residential school on August 16 and continued the violations over the next...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Four debt-ridden farmers end life August 27, 2013

    Four debt-ridden farmers allegedly committed suicide in Andhra Pradesh's Karimnagar district in the last two days, the police said on Tuesday. Cotton farmers Vangapalli Bhoomesh (30) from Namili Gundupalli village and Aitha Malla Reddy (36) from Annaram village ended their life by consuming insecticide on Monday, they said. Bhoomesh had taken...
  • AP: 88 per cent voting in second phase of panchayat elections July 27, 2013

    Hyderabad: The ruling Congress recovered a bit in the second phase of elections to gram panchayats in Andhra Pradesh by securing a lead in 10 districts while main opposition Telugu Desam continued its good run emerging on top in nine districts as per the trends available this evening. Trouble, however,...
  • Andhra MP files complaint against Ashis Nandy February 1, 2013

    Karimnagar: An MP from Karimnagar district in Andhra Pradesh today filed a complaint against eminent scholar Ashis Nandy, for making remarks alleged to be antiDalit at the Jaipur Literature Festival, police said. Karimnagar MP Ponnam Prabhakar on February 1 filed a complaint against Nandy at the Two Town police station...
  • Threeyearold girl raped and murdered in AP January 22, 2013

    Karimnagar: A threeyearold girl was allegedly raped and murdered by a youth in Karimnagar on Tuesday, the police said. Accused Gore Rajesh, 21, a native of Kotha Kommu Gudem in Adilabad district, has been arrested, Deputy Superintendent of Police S Laxminarayana said. The accused came to Odela mandal, nearly 40 km...
  • AP: Teen harassed by teacher, commits suicide December 9, 2012

    Karimnagar: A teenaged girl committed suicide after being allegedly harassed by her school teacher in Karimnagar, the police said on Sunday. The 15yearold girl was studying in class ninth at Zila Parishad High School at Perkapalli village. She was disturbed after her Hindi teacher Laxmanaswamy allegedly passed comments on her looks...
  • AP: Man dies after setting himself ablaze November 28, 2012

    Karimnagar: A physicallychallenged man died after he allegedly set himself afire over a family dispute at a busy square in the town, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place on Tuesday evening, police said, adding that the victim has been identified as Rala Narayana alias Maraiah (32) from Navipet...
  • TRS meet to chalk out decision on Telangana November 7, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) is holding a twoday brainstorming meet from Wednesday in Karimnagar to chalk out its future course of action to achieve its goal of a separate Telangana state. With the Congressled United Progressive Alliance (UPA) dropping no hints of an early solution, the meeting is...
  • AP: Pool dive leaves techie brain dead in US July 28, 2012

    Hyderabad: A 30yearold Telugu man has become brain dead on diving into a swimming pool and hitting the floor in his apartment complex at Greenville in South Carolina state of the USA. Suresh Medishetty, an IT professional, drowned in the pool on July 17 and was rescued by a neighbour....
  • Andhra cops beating teen caught on camera March 1, 2012

    Karimnagar/Hyderabad: A day after a sixteenyearold boy was allegedly beaten up by the police in public view at Jagtial town in Karimnagar district of Andhra Pradesh, the state human rights commission on Wednesday directed the DGP to file a status report on the incident on March 7. "This incident appears...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Youth beaten up by police February 29, 2012

    Hyderabad: A 17yearold boy was beaten up by policemen in Karimnagar in Andhra Pradesh for allegedly stealing petrol from village vehicles. What was even worse was that a policeman brandished his revolver at him. The boy and his accomplice were both caught by villagers and handed over to the police....
  • Kishenji cremated; Maoists call for 2day bandh November 27, 2011

    Karimnagar: The Communist Party of India (Maoist) on Sunday called for a twoday Bharat bandh on December 4 and 5, 2011 in protest of the encounter of top Maoist leader Malojula Koteswara Rao alias Kishenji who was cremated at his native place near Karimnagar. Alleging that Kishenji was murdered in a...
  • Andhra girl enacts Sholay scene November 20, 2006

    Hyderabad: Taking a leaf from Bollywood, a lovelorn girl in Andhra Pradesh perched on a water tank on Sunday, threatening to jump if her paramour did not marry her on the spot. The famous 'suicide' scene from Sholay was recreated in Godavarikhani town in Karimnagar district, about 150 km from Hyderabad,...