Chandrasekhar Rao

Telangana ready for legal battle over Muslim quota: CM

Telangana ready for legal battle over Muslim quota: CM

Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao said on Thursday that the state's social composition was such that there was a need to increase reservation.

Nov 09, 2017, 18:29 PM IST
TRS not joining NDA, says party leader A P Jithender Reddy

TRS not joining NDA, says party leader A P Jithender Reddy

The ruling TRS in Telangana is not interested in joining the NDA, and its support to the BJP-led government at the Centre would continue to be issue- based, says a senior party leader.

Aug 16, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Telangana govt to give INR 1 crore, house plot to India captain Mithali Raj

Telangana govt to give INR 1 crore, house plot to India captain Mithali Raj

Raj became the highest run -getter during the tournament.

Jul 28, 2017, 22:17 PM IST

Telangana CM meets PM, seeks Centre's nod for quota bill

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sought the Centre's nod for a legislation passed by the state legislature for enhancing reservations in the state.

Apr 24, 2017, 19:55 PM IST
Telangana CM Chandrasekhar Rao re-elected TRS President

Telangana CM Chandrasekhar Rao re-elected TRS President

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao was re-elected unanimously as the President of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) at the party`s annual plenary that began at Kompally on the outskirts of Hyderabad on Friday.

Apr 21, 2017, 11:12 AM IST
Religion-based reservation may lead to creation of another Pakistan: Venkaiah Naidu

Religion-based reservation may lead to creation of another Pakistan: Venkaiah Naidu

Union minister Venkaiah Naidu on Thrusday said implementation of reservations on the basis of religion may result in social unrest in the country and "lead to creation of another Pakistan".

Apr 14, 2017, 22:50 PM IST

Telangana to pass legislation for Muslim quota on April 16

A special session of Telangana Assembly will be held on April 16 to pass a legislation to increase quota for Muslims and tribals, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao announced on Wednesday.

Apr 12, 2017, 22:29 PM IST
Telangana CM urges PM Narendra Modi to take up NRI killings with US

Telangana CM urges PM Narendra Modi to take up NRI killings with US

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up the recent killings of Indians in the United States with the US authorities.

Mar 18, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

Telangana to create five new districts

 Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Tuesday directed the officials to issue a draft notification for creation of new districts in the state.

Aug 10, 2016, 00:26 AM IST

Telangana to join Centre's Uday scheme today

Chief Minister Rao said the usage of the LED lights will be further enhanced in the state.

Jun 24, 2016, 10:18 AM IST

Pact with Maharashtra to bring good days for Telangana: KCR

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao said the historic agreement signed with Maharashtra on Tuesday for irrigation projects will herald good days for the state and appealed to farmers not to commit suicide.

Mar 08, 2016, 23:09 PM IST

CBI questions Telangana CM KCR in 2006 case

 Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao was examined by CBI in connection with a case related to alleged irregularities in awarding of the contract for the construction of ESI Hospitals when he was Union Labour Minister in 2006.

Oct 21, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

Quota for poor Muslims proportionate to their population: Rao

 Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday said reservation to poor Muslims in the state would be provided proportionate to their population on the lines of reservations adopted in states like Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.

Jul 27, 2015, 23:57 PM IST

Telangana CM comes to rescue of tortured girl

 Moved by the story of a 19-year-old girl tortured by her father and step mother, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has come to her rescue.

Jul 18, 2015, 22:52 PM IST

Cash-for-vote: AP govt seeks Central probe into phone-tapping

 Andhra Pradesh government has sought inquiry by the central government into the alleged illegal tapping of phone of Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu by the Telangana government led by K Chandrasekhar Rao, in connection with the cash-for-vote scam.

Jun 18, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

Andhra CID takes over case against KCR

 The Andhra Pradesh CID on Wednesday took over the probe into a criminal case lodged against Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao by an accused in the cash-for-vote scam that allegedly involved a TDP legislator.

Jun 17, 2015, 18:54 PM IST

Cash-for-vote: AP transfers criminal case against Telangana CM to CID

 Andhra Pradesh Government on Tuesday transferred a criminal case lodged earlier against Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao by one of the accused in the cash-for-vote scam, allegedly involving a TDP MLA, to the Crime Investigation Department (CID).

Jun 16, 2015, 20:19 PM IST
Cash-for-votes scam: AP CM alleges Telangana govt's conspiracy against him

Cash-for-votes scam: AP CM alleges Telangana govt's conspiracy against him

Under attack over his alleged bribe offer, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday accused his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao of conspiring against him and called Sonia Gandhi a "betrayer" for division of Andhra Pradesh.

Jun 08, 2015, 22:14 PM IST

Car in Telangana CM convoy hits police vehicle; 2 cops injured

 Two cops were injured today when one of the vehicle of Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's convoy allegedly hit a police vehicle that was to be part of the escort party in Nalgonda district of the state, police said.

May 30, 2015, 20:30 PM IST

Sons of Naidu, Rao off to US for promoting Andhra, Telangana

 Sons of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao are currently on a visit to the United States to promote their states and seek investments.

May 06, 2015, 18:41 PM IST