S. Harpal Singh

S. Harpal Singh has been working as a reporter for 32 years in Telangana, the last 20 working in Adilabad district. He has been covering tribal and environmental issues. After a 16 year stint at The Hindu, he retired as Senior Assistant Editor, in June 2020.


    Adilabad KGBV food poisoning: 33 students admitted to RIMS, Special officer suspended
    Adilabad KGBV food poisoning: 33 students admitted to RIMS, Special officer suspended

    Negligence on the part of the officials concerned was quite evident as the students had been complaining of contamination of the food in the mess for...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 26 Dec 2022 12:30 PM GMT


    BRS debuts in Maharashtra: Why KCR chose Nanded
    BRS debuts in Maharashtra: Why KCR chose Nanded

    They are visiting important towns and other centers in that state confabulating with various segments of the society over the plethora of attractive...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 22 Dec 2022 8:57 AM GMT


    Tiger Zinda Hai: Maharashtras Karan meets soulmate in Telanganas Nirmal
    Tiger Zinda Hai: Maharashtra's Karan meets soulmate in Telangana's Nirmal

    As destiny would have it, the two tigers 'discovered' themselves sometime in September-October this year which would, in all probability, have...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 26 Nov 2022 2:30 AM GMT


    Ground Report: Mysterious kidney disease hits tribal hamlets in Adilabad, death toll 12
    Ground Report: Mysterious kidney disease hits tribal hamlets in Adilabad, death toll 12

    ADILABAD: Abandoned houses are what greets someone who is about to enter Govindpur, the almost deserted tribal hamlet where inhabitants have undergone...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 17 Nov 2022 9:15 AM GMT


    Bullet to ballot: Meet Maoist-turned-Panchayat leaders who have become face of development in Adilabad
    Bullet to ballot: Meet Maoist-turned-Panchayat leaders who have become face of development in Adilabad

    ADILABAD: In these days, winning the 'best-Sarpanch' award does not attract as much attention as rare events do. But, when a Sarpanch belonging to a...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 26 Oct 2022 11:45 AM GMT


    Rythu Bandhu or Fasal Beema Yojana: Is Maha or TS a savior of farmers?
    Rythu Bandhu or Fasal Beema Yojana: Is Maha or TS a savior of farmers?

    The comparison look justified as the area on either side of the Inter-State border is similar in nature of the soil, type of weather, and types of...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 25 Oct 2022 6:25 AM GMT


    A lifetime experience: Adilabad businessman sponsors flight travel for Adivasi workers to Tirupati
    A lifetime experience: Adilabad businessman sponsors flight travel for Adivasi workers to Tirupati

    Hirani, belonging to the local Ismaili Khoja community, did not bat an eyelid when the workers in his grocery shop comprising Adivasis, Dalits, and...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 1 Oct 2022 5:50 AM GMT


    Lesser known history about Operation Polo in erstwhile United Adilabad
    Lesser known history about Operation Polo in erstwhile United Adilabad

    Adilabad had produced an array of freedom fighters like Daji Shankar Rao, a landlord who turned into a dala commander or commander of an armed squad...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 13 Sep 2022 1:11 PM GMT


    Adilabad waterfalls:  A tourism goldmine that could generate employment for Adivasi youth
    Adilabad waterfalls: A tourism goldmine that could generate employment for Adivasi youth

    These two places offer a ready-made situation with some youngsters already offering their services as local guides cooking ethnic food and doubling up...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 11 Sep 2022 5:14 AM GMT


    Maoists return to Adilabad; security forces put on high alert
    Maoists return to Adilabad; security forces put on high alert

    Taking advantage of the sweeping and thick cover provided in monsoon by the rejuvenated forests, the extremists are able to move from village to...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 1 Sep 2022 3:00 AM GMT


    Adilabad: Come, join colorful animal Pola festival that binds diverse people culturally
    Adilabad: Come, join colorful animal 'Pola' festival that binds diverse people culturally

    ADILABAD: If there is one festival in India that is restricted to celebrating the role of farm animals in human ethos but also denotes cultural unity...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 27 Aug 2022 6:15 AM GMT


    A legend, a martyr: Who was Kumram Bheem?
    A legend, a martyr: Who was Kumram Bheem?

    Kumram Bheem, or Kumra Bheemu as he was originally known, was an aboriginal tribe leader who attained martyrdom on 1 September 1940 having been felled...

    By S. Harpal Singh  Published on 21 Aug 2022 7:13 AM GMT


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