Ruling TDP wins Nandigama Assembly bypoll in Andhra Pradesh

Giving the ruling party a boost, Telugu Desam Party's Tangirala Sowmya won the Nandigama Assembly bypoll in Andhra Pradesh by 74,827 votes.

Turn-out falls in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana bypolls, polling peaceful

The bypolls in Medak Lok Sabha constituency in Telangana and Nandigama assembly segment in Andhra Pradesh took place without a single untoward incident on Saturday but the turn-out was less than what it was during the general elections in May.

Stage set for Medak LS bypoll in Telangana on Saturday

 Stage is set for tomorrow's bypoll to Medak Lok Sabha constituency in Telangana, necessitated by the resignation of TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao after he became Chief Minister.

Campaigning for by-polls in 3 Lok Sabha, 33 assembly seats ends

Campaigning ended on Thursday for by-elections to 3 Lok Sabha and 33 assembly constituencies across nine states on September 13 which are expected to be yet another major test of Narendra Modi government's popularity since it assumed power in May.

Show 'dadagiri' with what's wrong, not towards media: Javadekar to KCR

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday asked Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao to show 'dadagiri' to set the things right instead of using the language of "burying" the media.

TRS may have smooth sailing in Medak by-election

The Telangana sentiment is likely to help the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) retain the Medak Lok Sabha seat, which will see a by-election on Saturday.

TRS, TDP-BJP and Congress slug it out to win Medak LS bypoll

A shrill campaign is on for the high-stakes Medak Lok Sabha bypoll in Telangana, which has been necessitated after the resignation of Telengana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao of the ruling TRS, with the Congress and the Telugu Desam (TDP)-BJP combine leaving no stone unturned to win the contest.

Medak bypoll: TRS should debate on issues, says BJP nominee

In a war of words between TRS and BJP-TDP combine in the run-up for the Medak bypoll, BJP nominee T Jayaprakash Reddy Monday said the TRS leaders should stop attacking him and debate on issue of development instead.

Medak bypoll scene heats up

With the battle lines drawn for the Medak Lok Sabha bye-election scheduled for September 13, the ruling TRS and BJP are engaged in a war of words.

BJP makes T Jayaprakash Reddy party candidate from Medak seat

Thoorpu Jayaprakash Reddy, a former Congress MLA who had recently joined BJP, was on Wednesday made the party candidate from Medak Parliamentary constituency in Telangana following which he filed his nomination papers.

Jagga Reddy is BJP candidate for Medak by-poll

BJP has announced Jagga Reddy as its candidate for by-election to the Medak Parliamentary constituency.

Telangana bus-train collision: 3 students still critical

The condition of three students, injured in bus-train collision at an unmanned railway crossing in Telangana`s Medak district last month, continues to remain critical.

Toll in Medak bus-train collision climbs to 18

The toll in the school bus-train collision at an unmanned railway crossing in Telangana`s Medak district Tuesday rose to 18 after a 11-year-old girl succumbed to her injuries at a private hospital here, even as the condition of four other students remained critical.

Train-bus collision: Prez wishes speedy recovery for children

President Pranab Mukherjee has expressed deep condolence over the tragic death of 15 children in a train-school bus collision in Medak district of Telangana last week and has wished speedy recovery for those who have sustained injuries.

Bus-train collision: Death toll mounts to 17; five kids critical

The death toll in the last week`s school bus-train collision at an unmanned railway crossing in Telangana`s Medak district rose to 17 with a seven-year-old boy succumbing to his injuries at a private hospital here today, even as the condition of five other students remained critical.

Checking of school buses continues in Telangana for second day

Transport authorities in Telangana continued checking of school buses for the second day Saturday in the wake of Thursday`s tragic accident in Medak district which claimed the lives of 14 students.

Telangana train-bus collision: `Dead` boy comes alive on birthday

It is like "rebirth" for six-year-old Darshan Goud, who was mistakenly believed to have been killed in the terrible train-school bus collision at an unmanned railway crossing that left 16 persons, including 14 children, dead in Telangana`s Medak district.

Make road, rail safety a priority, Congress tells Modi govt

Congress on Thursday strongly urged the government to accord priority to road and rail safety in the country even as it expressed sorrow over the accident in Telangana in which 16 schoolchildren lost their lives.

Telangana CM announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia for accident victims

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao announced a Rs five lakh ex-gratia each to the families of those killed in Masayipet bus-train accident in Medak district on Thursday, and ordered an inquiry.

Train-bus collision kills 16 in Telangana, CM announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia

Sixteen persons - 14 school children, the driver and the cleaner - were killed and at least 20 students were injured as a train crashed into the private bus in which they were travelling at an unmanned railway crossing at Masaipet village in Telangana`s Medak district Thursday morning.