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Chandrababu Naidu, Sonia Gandhi not to share stage at Telangana rally: Congress

Chandrababu Naidu, Sonia Gandhi not to share stage at Telangana rally: Congress

The announcement was made by state AICC in-charge RC Khuntia.

Nov 21, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
Richest Telangana MP Konda Vishweshwar Reddy, who quit TRS, meets Rahul; fuels rumour of joining Congress

Richest Telangana MP Konda Vishweshwar Reddy, who quit TRS, meets Rahul; fuels rumour of joining Congress

The Chevella MP resigned from TRS on Tuesday citing disappointment with the party at various levels. 

Nov 21, 2018, 13:37 PM IST
Telangana polls: Political parties ignore girl power in seat allocation

Telangana polls: Political parties ignore girl power in seat allocation

The Congress, which issued B-form to 100 candidates, gave only 11 tickets to women (11 per cent) while the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samiti offered just four seats (four per cent) as against six

Nov 21, 2018, 11:12 AM IST
Congress candidate rejects allegation of bribe charge hurled by AIMIM's Asaduddin Owaisi

Congress candidate rejects allegation of bribe charge hurled by AIMIM's Asaduddin Owaisi

Reddy who is a candidate from Nirmal constituency termed the charges as "baseless and false" and said he would quit politics if Owaisi proved it.

Nov 21, 2018, 07:07 AM IST
Key TRS leader Konda Vishweshwar Reddy quits party ahead of Telangana polls, lists out disappointments in letter to KCR

Key TRS leader Konda Vishweshwar Reddy quits party ahead of Telangana polls, lists out disappointments in letter to KCR

Reddy, an MP from the Telangana's Chevella constituency, said he was disappointed with the party at various levels.

Nov 21, 2018, 06:52 AM IST
Telangana polls: Security beefed up outside Congress office following protests by party workers over ticket distribution

Telangana polls: Security beefed up outside Congress office following protests by party workers over ticket distribution

Nearly 50 ticket aspirants are "upset" with the party's selection of candidates. 

Nov 19, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
4 IIT dropouts among 9 arrested for scam in Hyderabad

4 IIT dropouts among 9 arrested for scam in Hyderabad

The Cyberabad Police has arrested nine people including four IIT Kharagpur dropouts in connection with a multi-level marketing scam.

Nov 19, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
Congress releases final list of 6 candidates for Telangana Assembly polls

Congress releases final list of 6 candidates for Telangana Assembly polls

The list was announced by the general secretary of the Congress's Central Election Commission, Mukul Wasnik.

Nov 19, 2018, 06:19 AM IST
Telangana Assembly elections 2018: BJP releases 5th list of 19 candidates

Telangana Assembly elections 2018: BJP releases 5th list of 19 candidates

The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday released their fifth list of 19 candidates for Telangana Assembly elections 2018. 

Nov 18, 2018, 16:19 PM IST
Telangana man shot dead by 16-year-old in United States, accused teen arrested

Telangana man shot dead by 16-year-old in United States, accused teen arrested

Sunil, hailing from Medak district of Telangana, was working as a night auditor in the hospitality industry in Atlantic City.

Nov 18, 2018, 05:58 AM IST
Hyderabad: Top traffic cop instructs officials to challan him for parking violation

Hyderabad: Top traffic cop instructs officials to challan him for parking violation

The incident came to light when a passerby spotted the official vehicle parked under a 'No-Parking' board and posted its photo on Twitter.

Nov 17, 2018, 12:02 PM IST
Congress releases third list of 13 candidates for Telangana Assembly polls

Congress releases third list of 13 candidates for Telangana Assembly polls

The Telangana Legislative Assembly Elections are scheduled to be held on December 7 to elect members from 119 constituencies.

Nov 17, 2018, 11:24 AM IST
Telangana Assembly Elections 2018: BJP releases fourth list of seven candidates

Telangana Assembly Elections 2018: BJP releases fourth list of seven candidates

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday anounced the fourth list of seven candidates for the upcoming Telangana Assembly polls.

Nov 16, 2018, 23:22 PM IST
Telangana Assembly elections 2018: A grand alliance without TJS? Congress to decide

Telangana Assembly elections 2018: A grand alliance without TJS? Congress to decide

As the deadline for nominations in 119-member Telangana Assembly nears the end, no grand alliance outlining the seat sharing between parties has emerged yet. 

Nov 16, 2018, 17:46 PM IST
Telangana Assembly elections 2018: BJP releases 3rd list of 20 candidates

Telangana Assembly elections 2018: BJP releases 3rd list of 20 candidates

BJP releases the third list of 20 candidates for Telangana ahead of Assembly elections in the state next month. 

Nov 15, 2018, 22:54 PM IST
Disappointed on being denied ticket, former Hyderabad Mayor sits outside Rahul Gandhi's house

Disappointed on being denied ticket, former Hyderabad Mayor sits outside Rahul Gandhi's house

Former Hyderabad Mayor Banda Karthika Reddy on Thursday sat in protest outside Congress president Rahul Gandhi's residence in Delhi.

Nov 15, 2018, 21:03 PM IST
Telangana Assembly elections 2018: Congress appoints Jetti Kusum Kumar as TPCC working president

Telangana Assembly elections 2018: Congress appoints Jetti Kusum Kumar as TPCC working president

The election to the 119-member assembly of Telangana is scheduled to be held on December 7.

Nov 15, 2018, 15:38 PM IST
Congress releases list of 10 candidates for Telangana Assembly elections

Congress releases list of 10 candidates for Telangana Assembly elections

The party had earlier released a list of 65 candidates on Sunday.

Nov 14, 2018, 11:51 AM IST
Disgruntled Congress workers climb trees, protest against ticket distribution for Telangana polls

Disgruntled Congress workers climb trees, protest against ticket distribution for Telangana polls

The disgruntled leaders and their supporters climbed trees to make their voices heard and urged Congress high command to give tickets to leaders who have worked hard for the party's progress.

Nov 13, 2018, 14:33 PM IST
Telangana assembly elections 2018: Congress releases first list of 65 candidates

Telangana assembly elections 2018: Congress releases first list of 65 candidates

The Congress party has released its first list of candidates for 65 constituent seats for the upcoming Telangana assembly elections. The state will go to polls on December 7 while the counting will

Nov 13, 2018, 00:07 AM IST