Wiped out in Telangana polls, AAP eyes a...

Wiped out in Telangana polls, AAP eyes a long-shot...

This is the second state election that AAP is contesting in Telangana, but the party’s gateway to South India through the state remains a non-starter. After facing a spectacular loss in the recent Telangana polls, the state wing of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) isn't backing down. Though they lost...

15 Dec 2018

Will KCR's announcement to enter Andhra ...

Will KCR's announcement to enter Andhra politics i...

KCR announced that he would give a 'return gift' to Chandrababu,while AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owasi has promised support to TDP's rival in Andhra, Jagan Mohan Reddy. The landslide victory of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) in the recent Assembly polls in Telangana may have some impact on the polit...

15 Dec 2018

KTR appointed Working President of TRS: ...

KTR appointed Working President of TRS: Is KCR pav...

KCR might have to follow Karunanidhi’s footsteps in dealing with other members of his family, like his nephew Harish Rao. TRS President and Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao appointed his son and Siricilla MLA K Taraka Rama Rao as the Working President (Executive President) of the party on Fri...

15 Dec 2018
K Chandrasekhar Rao appoints Mahmood Ali...

K Chandrasekhar Rao appoints Mahmood Ali as Telang...

Ali, 66, has been with KCR since the latter floated TRS to revive the movement for separate Telangana state in 2001. TRS leader Mohammad Mahmood Ali was on Thursday made the Home Minister of Telangana by Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) President K Chandrashekhar Rao. Ali, a member...

14 Dec 2018

Explainer: Why KCR’s call for dismissing...

Explainer: Why KCR’s call for dismissing Concurren...

The Concurrent List includes subjects that give powers to both the Centre and state – and for a while now, state list subjects have been shifted to the concurrent list to give greater control to the Centre. Returning to power for a second consecutive term after routing the Congress-led Prajaku...

13 Dec 2018

Big blow to DK Aruna in Telangana as TRS...

Big blow to DK Aruna in Telangana as TRS storms Co...

The incumbent MLA lost to her nephew and TRS candidate Bandla Krishna Mohan Reddy by a margin of 28,260 votes. In a major blow to the Congress in Telangana, senior leader and incumbent Gadwal MLA DK Aruna lost to her nephew and Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) candidate Bandla Krishna Mohan Reddy by a...

12 Dec 2018
In major upset for Cong, Revanth Reddy l...

In major upset for Cong, Revanth Reddy loses in Ko...

The first-time candidate from the TRS defeated the Congress strongman by 9,319 votes. In a surprising turn of events, Patnam Narender Reddy of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) secured a victory in the Kodangal constituency in Telangana, defeating incumbent MLA and political heavyweight Revanth Re...

12 Dec 2018

Asaduddin Owaisi meets K Chandrasekhar R...

Asaduddin Owaisi meets K Chandrasekhar Rao, Says K...

A day before the Telangana Assembly elections results are declared, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi met Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao today. The MIM president went to Pragathi Bhavan, the official residence-cum-camp office of the Telangana chi...

10 Dec 2018

Telangana Congress writes to state DGP s...

Telangana Congress writes to state DGP seeking enh...

The letter comes after Congress leaders including National Secretary Madhu Yaskhi, Vamshi Reddy, KS Ratnam and Pilot Rohit Reddy were attacked recently. Ahead of counting day in Telangana, the Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) has written to the state DGP seeking increased security for som...

10 Dec 2018
People’s Front leaders to meet Telangana...

People’s Front leaders to meet Telangana Governor ...

The leaders will meet Governor ESL Narasimhan and ask that they must be invited to form the government if they have the numbers in case of a fractured verdict. Leaders of the Congress-led People's Front in Telangana are all set to meet state Governor ESL Narasimhan around 3.15 pm on Monday to formal...

10 Dec 2018

Rahul Gandhi: BJP knows it will lose the...

Rahul Gandhi: BJP knows it will lose the 2019 elec...

Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led centre for destroying several institutions of democracy, ignoring farm and youth unrest, the Congress President Rahul Gandhi reiterated that ‘BJP knows it will lose the 2019 election’. Addressing at a function held in the tri-city of Chand...

10 Dec 2018