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.

Jagan faces flak from AP Speaker, two of his MLAs suspended


Hyderabad: YSR Congress President YS Jaganmohan Reddy's strategy to pin down the TDP-led government backfired in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly as he himself earned the wrath of the Speaker, while two of his party MLAs faced suspension from the House on Tuesday.

Hyderabad Metro project to have 200 skywalks

Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) Tuesday said it will construct 200 skywalks which will be linked to various metro stations, on the lines of Bangkok model.

Hyderabad Metro cost to escalate due to re-alignment

L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad Limited (LTMRHL) will complete the study within a month for realignment on two corridors as suggested by Telangana government.

AP Assembly adjourned twice; two YSRC MLAs suspended

Unruly scenes created by YSR Congress members forced adjournment of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly twice Tuesday morning.

Andhra women`s panel seeks report on Hyderabad`s `snake gang` that commits rapes

Andhra Pradesh women`s commission has directed police to submit a detailed report on the rapes committed by the "snake gang" in Hyderabad.

Medak bypoll likely to witness keen contest

The upcoming bypoll in the Medak Lok Sabha constituency is likely to witness a keen contest with all the major parties gearing up to put up a tough fight.

Prime accused in gang-rape case held

The prime accused in the alleged gang-rape of an 18-year-old girl at a farmhouse in Shaheen Nagar in Hyderabad last month has been arrested, Cyberabad Police said.

TDP leader demands to notify Bhimavaram as `town of export excellence`

Senior TDP leader Thota Seetharama Lakshmi on Thursday urged the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu to notify Bhimavaram town in West Godavari district as `town of Export Excellence`.

Chandrababu Naidu to keep off babudom, says will have political governance

Signalling a marked departure from his previous stint as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday said he would run his government on political lines rather than follow bureaucratic terms.

BJP President Amit Shah to visit Hyderabad on Thursday

BJP President Amit Shah would arrive here tomorrow for a two-day visit during which he would have a direct interaction with the village unit chiefs of the party in Telangana.

Telangana survey underway, total shutdown hits normal life

Life in Telangana came to a halt as the new government began a massive survey on Tuesday to identify the real beneficiaries that are to be covered under various welfare schemes despite intense criticism from several quarters and fears of ethnic profiling.

Telangana braces for massive household survey on Tuesday

Life in Telangana may come to a standstill on Tuesday with the Government conducting a massive household survey across the newly-formed State to ascertain comprehensive information on the citizens, an exercise which has attracted criticism from certain quarters.

YSRC stalls AP Assembly session on law and order debate

The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly was adjourned for the day on Monday without transacting any real business after main Opposition YSR Congress members stalled the proceedings demanding debate on alleged poor law and order situation in the state.

We can stay in Hyderabad for 10 years: Naidu

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu Sunday said the legislation passed by parliament has given his state government the right to be in Hyderabad for 10 years and said all issues arising out of the bifurcation must be settled legally.

Telangana plans pharma, cinema, sports cities around Hyderabad

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said his government would build pharma, manufacturing, education, health, sports and cinema cities around Hyderabad.

Court reserves judgement in Satyam case

A local court trying the case of multi-crore accounting fraud in erstwhile Satyam Computer Services Limited (SCSL) on Monday reserved its judgement while asking all the accused to appear before it on September 15.

Beas tragedy: Himachal govt likely to submit status report today

The Himachal government is likely to submit the status report on the tragedy in Beas river that killed 24 engineering students of Hyderabad on June 8.

TRS seeks non-NDA support to oppose powers to governor

TRS is mobilising support of non-NDA parties to oppose the central government`s decision to entrust special powers to the Telangana governor for maintaining law and order in Hyderabad.

Venkaiah slams KCR for dubbing MHA orders on spl powers to Guv as `fascist`

Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday slammed Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao for dubbing as "fascist" the Centre`s directives on special powers related to law and order in Hyderabad vested in Governor.