Political Stock Exchange results bring c...

Political Stock Exchange results bring cheer to YS...

The PSE results bring cheer to YS Jagan Mohan Reddy in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh. Around 43 per cent of the respondents favoured the YSR Congress president as the next chief minister as against 38 per cent supporting incumbent N Chandrababu Naidu. The state's TDP government also appeared to be han...

14 Sep 2018

Political Stock Exchange: KC Rao soars i...

Political Stock Exchange: KC Rao soars in Telangan...

Telangana's caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao is far ahead of any competition as the state prepares for early polls following his decision to dissolve the assembly prematurely, according to the findings of India Today's Political Stock Exchange (PSE). On September 6, Rao set the ball roll...

14 Sep 2018

If Telangana not prepared, we will postp...

If Telangana not prepared, we will postpone polls:...

"We can hold polls if Telangana is prepared. But there is a big 'if'," he said. Assembly elections will not be held in Telangana along with those in four states this year-end if the preparedness of the poll machinery in the southern state is not ‘satisfactory’, Chief Election Commissione...

12 Sep 2018
TS Innovation Cell to launch promotion y...

TS Innovation Cell to launch promotion yatra

Startup India Telangana Yatra to scout for innovators in Tier-II and III cities As part of efforts to promote entrepreneurship in Tier-II and III cities, the Telangana State Innovation Cell has decided to launch the Startup India Telangana Yatra to spread awareness about the innovation policy and th...

10 Sep 2018

As KCR races ahead with Telangana polls,...

As KCR races ahead with Telangana polls, can Congr...

The Congress has started working on its candidates list, while it also hopes to one-up the rulingTRS in its manifesto. On Friday morning, a list of 60 Congress candidates for elections to the Telangana Assembly started doing the rounds. Most of the names were known leaders who had represented those ...

08 Sep 2018

‘Ridiculous’: CEC OP Rawat slams KCR for...

‘Ridiculous’: CEC OP Rawat slams KCR for speculati...

The Chief Election Commissioner, OP Rawat, also denied having any discussion with K Chandrashekhar Rao related to the polls in Telangana. In a major embarrassment to the caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, the Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat denied having any discussions about early p...

08 Sep 2018
Former Speaker Suresh Reddy to join TRS

Former Speaker Suresh Reddy to join TRS

In a major set back to the Congress party, former Speaker of united Andhra Pradesh and senior politician K.R.Suresh Reddy announced his decision to join the Telangana Rashtra Samiti on Friday. He is likely to join the TRS along with supporters on September 12 at the TRS Bhavan.A day after the State ...

07 Sep 2018

Telangana Governor accepts Cabinet resol...

Telangana Governor accepts Cabinet resolution to d...

The Telangana Cabinet on Thursday led by the Chief Minister K.Chandrasekhar Rao recommended the dissolution of the State Legislative Assembly.Immediately thereafter, Mr. Rao accompanied by some of his Cabinet colleagues proceeded to the Raj Bhavan, two km away to meet the Governor E.S.L.Narasimhan a...

06 Sep 2018

Telangana cabinet to dissolve Assembly o...

Telangana cabinet to dissolve Assembly on Sep 6? O...

Top officials of the state government went to Raj Bhavan in Hyderabad, where they met the Governor and reportedly discussed the course of action. The State Cabinet in Telangana is likely to recommend the dissolution of the Assembly on September 6 as a meeting of ministers has been planned. While it ...

05 Sep 2018
Arrest of 8 Muslim youths in TDP public ...

Arrest of 8 Muslim youths in TDP public meet spark...

The arrest of eight Muslim youths in Andhra Pradesh earlier this week has set off a political storm in the state. The police arrested eight persons for allegedly creating disturbances during Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu's speech, at a TDP Muslim outreach event titled ‘Nara Hamara-TDP Ham...

31 Aug 2018

Kumaraswamy, Chandrababu discuss 'altern...

Kumaraswamy, Chandrababu discuss 'alternative fron...

In a move ahead of the 2019 General elections, Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy met his counterpart in Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu, in Vijayawada on Friday morning, to discuss an alternative front to the NDA. After the meeting, Chandrababu addressed media persons and said that he looked...

31 Aug 2018