Telangana is a state in India situated on the centre-south stretch of the Indian peninsula on the high Deccan Plateau. It is the twelfth largest state and the twelfth-most populated state in India with a geographical area of 112,077 km2 (43,273 sq mi) and 35,193,978 residents as per 2011 census. On 2 June 2014, the area was separated from the northwestern part of Andhra Pradesh as the newly formed 29th state with Hyderabad as its historic permanent capital. Its other major cities include Warangal, Nizamabad, Khammam and Karimnagar. Telangana is bordered by the states of Maharashtra to the north, Chhattisgarh to the east, Karnataka to the west, and Andhra Pradesh to the east and south. The terrain of Telangana region consists mostly of hills, mountain ranges, and thick dense forests distribution of 27,292 sq. km. As of 2019, the state of Telangana is divided into 33 districts.
Seventeen out of the 49 jails in Telangana have been shut down temporarily following reduction in number of prisoners getting lodged in the jails and the state prisons department intends to use the.. DNA - Published
With water storage in dams dropping to a "critical" level, the Centre has issued a "drought advisory" to Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Tamil Nadu, asking them to use.. IndiaTimes - Published
A 39-year-old man from Karimnagar died in a road mishap in Kuwait involving the bus he was driving on May 14. In the mishap involving the bus and a truck at the 4th ring road, Mohammed Farahzuddin lost.. IndiaTimes - Published
The ruling TRS in Telangana hoped regional parties would jump on the bandwagon of the federal front proposed by K Chandrasekhar Rao in the event of a hung verdict in the Lok Sabha polls. DMK president.. IndiaTimes - Published
As per CGNet Swara Foundation (an NGO based in Raipur), when the Naxal violence escalated around 2004-05, about 16,000 tribals (5000 families) were uprooted from Chhattisgarh. Around 3000 families.. IndiaTimes - Published