K Chandrashekhar Rao

Telangana govt's free saree drive takes an ugly turn, women ask KCR to give 'Rs 50' cloth to daughter

Telangana govt's free saree drive takes an ugly turn, women ask KCR to give 'Rs 50' cloth to daughter

"Even beggars don't wear such sarees," one of the disappointed women said. 

Sep 19, 2017, 08:32 AM IST
Telangana CM KCR orders 'anti-corruption' raids on 141 registration offices

Telangana CM KCR orders 'anti-corruption' raids on 141 registration offices

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR) held a high-level review meeting on the Stamps and registration department yesterday and instructed the officials concerned to take stringent measures to prevent corruption and illegal activity in the Registrations department and prepare tough guidelines, if need be.

May 31, 2017, 10:27 AM IST
Case registered against Digvijaya Singh for ISIS tweet

Case registered against Digvijaya Singh for ISIS tweet

A case was registered against Congress leader Digvijaya Singh for allegation on Telangana Police for radicalising Muslim youth by setting up fake ISIS site.

May 04, 2017, 16:59 PM IST

Telangana minister K T Rama Rao demands apology from Digvijaya Singh over 'ISIS' tweet

Minister of Information Technology under Telangana government K.T. Rama Rao requested senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh to withdraw his comments accusing Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao of authorizing Telangana Police to trap Muslim Youths and encourage them to join ISIS.

May 01, 2017, 15:52 PM IST
Telangana map redrawn, 21 new districts redrawn; total goes to 31

Telangana map redrawn, 21 new districts redrawn; total goes to 31

Nearly two-and-half years after it came into existence as India`s 29th state, Telangana`s map was redrawn on Tuesday with the creation of 21 new districts.

Oct 11, 2016, 12:40 PM IST

Telangana celebrates Independence Day with patriotic fervour

 Telangana, the youngest state of India, on Monday celebrated the 70th Independence Day with gaiety and patriotic fervour.

Aug 15, 2016, 11:08 AM IST
Hyderabad: Women climb up mobile tower in protest over its installation

Hyderabad: Women climb up mobile tower in protest over its installation

Two women on Wednesday climbed up a mobile tower in Addagutta area of Hyderabad to mark protest over installation of the same. 

May 18, 2016, 17:10 PM IST
Telangana: Man cuts his tongue over old age pension issue

Telangana: Man cuts his tongue over old age pension issue

In an another shocking incident, a senior citizen on Tuesday cut his tongue outside Telangana Secretariat in protest over not being heard on old age pension issue. 

Apr 26, 2016, 18:22 PM IST

Temple tragedy: KCR expresses anguish over loss of lives

 Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao has expressed deep shock and anguish at the loss of human lives in a major fire at Puttingal Temple in Kollam district of Kerala.

Apr 11, 2016, 01:46 AM IST
What happened on Day 1 of Ayutha Chandi Maha Yagam in Telangana

What happened on Day 1 of Ayutha Chandi Maha Yagam in Telangana

Clad in prescribed dress for the religious ceremony, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao, his wife and other family members, some Cabinet colleagues, Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh ESL Narasimhan and his wife took part in the rituals on the first day of the `Ayutha Chandi Maha Yagam` on Wednesday.

Dec 23, 2015, 13:38 PM IST

KCR invites President to launch green drive

 Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Tuesday requested President Pranab Mukherjee to launch "Telanganaku Haritaharam", a massive plantation programme on July 3 in the state's Nalgonda district.

Jun 23, 2015, 19:16 PM IST

Chandrababu Naidu can't escape from law: KCR

 Denying that the Telangana government has tapped anybody`s phone, Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao Wednesday said that his Andhra Pradesh counterpart N. Chandrababu Naidu can`t escape from law in a cash-for-vote scam.

Jun 11, 2015, 01:06 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh denying Telangana its share of electricity: KCR

Andhra Pradesh denying Telangana its share of electricity: KCR

 Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao tonight claimed that his Andhra Pradesh counterpart N Chandrababu Naidu was denying the rightful share of electricity to Telangana by not honouring the provisions of the AP Reorganisation Act and said he will move Supreme Court over the matter.

Oct 25, 2014, 01:41 AM IST

TRS holds protests against Andhra CM Naidu in Telangana

 TDP and TRS were today involved in a war of words over the issue of sharing electricity between Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Oct 22, 2014, 01:11 AM IST

Telangana denies L&T pulling out of Hyderabad Metro project

The Telangana government has denied that infrastructure major Larsen & Toubro is pulling out of Hyderabad Metro rail project.

Sep 17, 2014, 15:02 PM IST

Telangana to add 230-cr plants, boost tree cover by 8 percent

Telangana government has proposed to add 230 crore plants in the next three years under a flagship programme which envisages boosting of tree cover in the state by nearly eight per cent.

Sep 02, 2014, 11:31 AM IST

Not encroaching on Telangana govt`s powers: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh Thursday dispelled apprehensions that the central government was trying to encroach upon the powers of Telangana government in matters of law and order, saying it was only implementing the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act.

Aug 21, 2014, 15:03 PM IST

Happy Birthday Telangana, says Bollywood

Telangana Rashtriya Samiti (TRS) chief K Chandrashekhar Rao was, on Monday, sworn-in as the first Chief Minister of Telangana, which also became the 29th state of India.

Jun 02, 2014, 15:10 PM IST

PM Modi greets Telangana people, first chief minister

Assuring his full support to India`s 29th state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said om Monday Telangana was born due to years of struggle and sacrifices and congratulated its first Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhara Rao.

Jun 02, 2014, 09:41 AM IST

TRS says no to talks of merger with Congress

The possibility of TRS merging with Congress seemed to have hit a roadblock on Wednesday with the regional party of Andhra Pradesh saying there was no such move but said it was open to an alliance.

Feb 26, 2014, 22:42 PM IST