VV Balakrishna

Suspense over, CM K Chandrasekhar Rao announces Telangana Cabinet expansion on Tuesday

Since then, though several auspicious dates were considered, the Cabinet has continued to be just two members strong.   

16 Feb 2019

What’s brewing? K Chandrasekhar Rao, Jagan Mohan Reddy to meet in Visakhapatnam

YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, before leaving for Visakhpatnam on that day, will perform house-warming ceremony at his newly constructed house in Tadepalli in Guntur district.

30 Jan 2019

Yagam done, Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao to focus on politics

With the five-day Chandi Yagam concluding with purnahuti on Friday, the TRS president and Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao will now be shifting his focus to politics.

26 Jan 2019

No farmer suicides since June 2018, says Chief Secy

In what can be considered a major victory for the State government, according to data available with it, there have been no suicides in Telangana since June 2018.

25 Jan 2019

Devotees ‘transported to another world’ as KCR’s yagam enters third day

Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao’s Sahasra Chandi yagam entered into its third day on Wednesday.

24 Jan 2019

TRS government has reservations on adopting EWS quota

The TRS government may not dance to the tunes of the BJP-led Centre.

23 Jan 2019

Telangana Rashtra Samithi continues its winning streak, bags 60 per cent of panchayats in first phase polls

According to the State Election Commission officials, the number of panchayats which were unanimously elected were 769.

22 Jan 2019

Crown of thorns: Who’s the next Congress Legislature Party leader?

If Uttam Kumar Reddy and Madhira-elect Bhatti Vikramarka are made CLP leader and deputy leader respectively, the Congress high command will find another leader for PCC chief post. 

13 Jan 2019

After KLIS, KCR to focus on 4 more irrigation projects

Four irrigation projects are on the top of Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao’s priority list for his second term in power.

11 Jan 2019

Telangana: 150 babus carry burden of 208 on shoulders

Telangana State, since its inception, has been facing a severe dearth of IAS officers and the want of bureaucrats is unlikely to be addressed in the near future.

11 Jan 2019

Ceremonial posts! Parliamentary Secretaries back in the news in Telangana

Rao sees no reason why Telangana cannot have Parliamentary Secretaries at a time when they are holding offices in states including Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Karnataka.

08 Jan 2019

Etela or Redya to be next Speaker, claim TRS sources

According to sources, TRS working president Rama Rao will definitely be inducted in the Cabinet as he has to coordinate between the party and the government.

06 Jan 2019

Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme officials on overdrive, break cement laying record

Officials have been on overdrive ever since Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao directed them to pull up their socks and expedite the project to provide water to tillers by July, 2019.  

24 Dec 2018

‘Oppositionless’ Legislative Council by March as last of Congress MLCs defect to TRS

The move comes a day after party leaders Akula Lalitha and T Santosh Kumar met Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

22 Dec 2018

The billion dollar elections

Apart from the money spent to lure voters into their favour, the parties splurge their cash on a plethora of other platforms in the hopes of winning the elections.

22 Dec 2018