V V Balakrishna

Telangana polls: Rough road ahead for Congress-TDP 'grand alliance'

Of the 119 Assembly seats, the Congress wants to contest 90, leaving just 29 for all other alliance partners put together. But the TDP is demanding 40 seats, which the Congress may not accept.

13 Sep 2018

Poll preparedness on the right track: EC team

The booth level officers will conduct the survey, while senior officials will check randomly.

13 Sep 2018

Meet the ‘Aaya & Gaya Rams’ of this political season

Assembly elections are around the corner and it’s the season for ‘Aaya Rams and Gaya Rams’.

11 Sep 2018

Announcement on Telangana State Legislative Assembly dissolution at 2 pm

Before the D-Day, there was hectic activity at Pragathi Bhavan on Wednesday and it was eventually a busy day for Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

06 Sep 2018

TS Cabinet to meet today afternoon: Stage set for dissolution of Assembly

The State Cabinet is expected to meet at around 1 pm on Thursday and pass a resolution to this effect.

06 Sep 2018

Assembly dissolution will put lid on all legal rows

ccording to sources in the State Legislature, once the Assembly is dissolved, whatever pending with the House like Bills, business and even legal disputes or cases pertaining to the particular House w

04 Sep 2018

House dissolution to end issues of disqualification and expulsions 

As many as 25 MLAs, 12 of TDP, seven of Congress, three of YSRCP, two of BSP and one of CPI, switched their loyalty to the TRS.

04 Sep 2018

Telangana early polls: CM K Chandrasekhar Rao keeps suspense alive

Even as Telangana waited with bated breath for a big announcement on early polls, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao chose to keep his cards close to his chest on Sunday.

03 Sep 2018

Nandamuri Harikrishna was opposed to Telangana, but now a memorial for him here!

In a decision that would surely make the hardcore Telanganaites see red, Cinematography Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav on Thursday announced 450 square yards land to develop a memorial .

31 Aug 2018

Welcome to new zonal system for Telangana 

Initially, there were doubts in the minds of government employees and others, whether the Central government would approve the 95 per cent reservation to locals or not.

31 Aug 2018

NT Rama Rao’s sarathi passes away

Harikrishna’s passion for driving continued through the years until Wednesday morning when he died in a ghastly accident on road while he was at the wheel.

30 Aug 2018

Poll vault: Cabinet meet soon, first list of names on September 6

KCR, who returned from Delhi on Monday, is likely to convene the Assembly session on September 4 & 5 in a bid to go for early elections.

28 Aug 2018

Assembly Polls soon; PM OKs new zonal system

Once President Ram Nath Kovind gives his assent, which is likely to happen this week, TRS government may announce a massive recruitment drive to fill up a whopping 9,000 vacancies.

27 Aug 2018

Telangana goes into poll mode, CM K Chandrasekhar Rao to sound bugle on September 2

K Chandrasekhar Rao says his party would win 100 out of 119 Assembly seats

25 Aug 2018

Copious inflows into Srisailam bring relief to Andhra Pradesh, Telangana

As on Wednesday, Srisailam was filled up to 71 per cent of its storage capacity.

16 Aug 2018