Telangana News

Telangana Cabinet approves appointment of parliamentary secretaries

The Telangana Cabinet on Friday approved the decision to appoint parliamentary secretaries in the state.

Telangana to get tough with land grabbers in Hyderabad: CM

Telangana government plans to act tough towards land grabbers here, but be liberal in dealing with poor people looking for a shelter in the city, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said here on Tuesday.

Telangana CM rewards defectors in first cabinet expansion

Defectors dominated the list of six ministers inducted in the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) cabinet on Tuesday.

Telangana CM expands Cabinet, rewards TDP defectors

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Tuesday expanded his 12-member Cabinet with the induction of six members, including two who recently quit the Telugu Desam Party to join the ruling TRS.

TDP leader quits as legislator to join Telangana cabinet

Former Andhra Pradesh minister T Srinivas Yadav on Tuesday resigned from Telangana state legislative assembly and also from Telugu Desam Party (TDP), ahead of his joining the Telangana cabinet.

TDP's Srinivas Yadav quits as legislator; set to join TRS govt

TDP MLA T Srinivas Yadav, who recently joined TRS, on Tuesday announced his resignation from the membership of Telangana Legislative Assembly as he is set to join the Council of Ministers headed by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

2014 an unforgettable year for Telangana

2014 was an emotional and a historic year for Telangana as the long-cherished dream of the land-locked region for a separate statehood finally became a reality after a long struggle.

Telangana to unveil policy to address migrant workers' woes

Telangana government plans to unveil a detailed policy to address problems faced by the workers from the state working overseas, Infotech and Panchayat Raj Minister KT Rama Rao said here on Monday.

Telangana Cabinet's first expansion to happen on Tuesday

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao would undertake an expansion of his council of ministers tomorrow, the first since he assumed office on June 2 this year.

Centre to sanction 3 electronic clusters each to AP, Telangana

Union Minister Ravishankar Prasad on Saturday said the Centre would sanction three electronic clusters each for Andhra Pradesh and Telangana states.

Andhra-Telangana Governor Narasimhan meets PM

Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Governor ESL Narasimhan on Friday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and briefed him about the situation in the two states.

Hyderabad should retain old charm, but acquire modern look: CM

Hyderabad should be developed as a modern city of international standards without its historical landmarks being affected, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said on Thursday.

Will oppose Muslim reservation by Telangana govt: Togadia

Senior VHP leader Praveen Togadia on Thursday said his organisation will oppose any move by the K Chandrasekhar Rao-led Telangana government in providing 12 per cent reservations to Muslims.

Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena now a registered political party

The Election Commission of India has registered Telugu actor-politician Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena as a political party.

'Will not seek votes if Water Grid project fails to take-off'

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Wednesday said the ambitious water grid project envisaged by his government will eradicate water scarcity and nearly 10,000 villages in the state will get potable drinking water.

Delhi cab rape fallout: Telangana, Andhra ban Uber

Authorities in both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh have banned cab service provider Uber.

No permission given to Uber to operate cabs in Telangana: Govt

In the wake of a woman being allegedly raped by an Uber cab driver in Delhi, the Telangana Transport Department on Tuesday said that no permission has been granted to Uber taxi services to operate in the state.

Centre, Telangana to discuss national status demand for irrigation project

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati on Monday said that the Centre and Telangana government officials would discuss the demand for according national status for Pranahita-Chevella irrigation project in the state.

Ban on rallies in Hyderabad on Babri anniversary

The Hyderabad police have banned rallies and meetings even as various Muslim groups have called for a shutdown Saturday to mark 22nd the anniversary of the Babri Masjid's demolition.

Woman, her two daughters found dead in Hyderabad

A 23-year-old woman and her two daughters were found dead in their house here on Thursday.

College girl gang-raped in Hyderabad, two arrested

Hyderabad: A welder and a bike mechanic were Thursday arrested for allegedly gang-raping a 21-year-old student at an isolated place off the Outer Ring Road at Hayathnagar here.

No Naxals in Telangana, says Home Minister Reddy

Telangana Home Minister Nayani Narasimha Reddy today ruled out presence of Naxals in the youngest state of the country.

Telangana wants Obama to visit Hyderabad during India trip

Telangana Government wants US President Barack Obama to visit Hyderabad when he arrives in India next month to be the chief guest at Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi.

Mass cheating in exam: Errant railway staff to face action

A day after mass copying through hi-tech gadgets by some candidates appearing for railway recruitment exam came to light here, authorities on Monday warned of strict disciplinary action against any employee of the transport undertaking found involved in the racket.

YSRC chief's sister to begin 'Paramarsa yatra' from Dec 8

YSR Congress president YS Jaganmohan Reddy's sister Sharmila would begin her 'Paramarsa Yatra' across Telangana from December 8 to complete the Reddy's unfinished 'Odarpu Yatra'.

Two killed in explosion at toy-making unit in Telangana

Two persons were today killed and one was seriously injured in an explosion at a toy manufacturing unit on the outskirts of Karimnagar town.

Congress protests 'anti-Sonia' remarks as Telangana session ends

The first budget session of the Telangana Legislative Assembly ended on an acrimonious note on Saturday following an uproar over certain remarks 'against' Congress president Sonia Gandhi.

Telangana CM invited to China's Sichuan province

China's Sichuan province has invited Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao to visit the region to strengthen friendly relations and promote business and cultural cooperation.

Union Home Secretary meets AP, Telangana chief secretaries

Union Home Secretary Anil Goswami on Friday held a meeting with Chief Secretaries of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to discuss the contentious issues between the two states as well as the assurances mentioned in Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act.

Undertrial prisoner escapes from police custody in Telangana

Karimnagar: An undertrial prisoner escaped from police custody when he was taken to a court for hearing at a town in the district, police said Friday.