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First ‘official’ meet between Andhra Pradesh, Telangana CMs on water issues on Friday

The meeting comes just a week after Jagan Mohan Reddy attended the inauguration of Kaleshwaram Irrigation Project on an invitation by K Chandrasekhar Rao.

Jun 28, 2019, 09:26 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh, Telangana CMs to meet on June 28 to discuss water issues: Source

The chief ministers of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana would meet "officially" for the first time in almost three years on June 28 here to sort out differences related to water issues, sources close to the development said Tuesday.

Jun 25, 2019, 15:03 PM IST

President, PM greet Telangana on Statehood Day, KCR calls for 'transparent administration'

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wished the people of Telangana on its Statehood Day on Sunday. "Greetings and good wishes to the people of Telangana on statehood day. My best wishes to all the residents of the state for a bright and prosperous future," the president tweeted. 

Jun 02, 2019, 18:14 PM IST

Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao to meet DMK president Stalin today

Stalin has agreed to meet KCR days after he decided to not meet the Telangana CM citing campaign commitments for the bye-elections to four constituencies in Tamil Nadu on May 19.

May 13, 2019, 11:23 AM IST

Sri Reddy writes an open letter to Chief Minister KCR

Actress Sri Reddy who became a sensation for raising her voice against casting couch in Tollywood is back to making the headlines. 

Apr 22, 2019, 18:54 PM IST

After 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the kingmakers are likely to be from the south

If the NDA comes short of the halfway mark, it may have to place all bets south of the Vindhyas.

Apr 11, 2019, 15:18 PM IST

TDP leader in Telangana Mandava Venkateswara Rao to join TRS

Former minister and senior TDP leader in Telangana Mandava Venkateswara Rao would soon join the TRS.

Apr 05, 2019, 20:15 PM IST

K Chandrashekar Rao better choice for Prime Minister's post: Asaduddin Owaisi

Speaking at a public meeting, the Hyderabad sitting MP alleged that both the national parties had 'failed' to deliver on their promises, despite having majority during their respective terms.

Apr 02, 2019, 15:02 PM IST

Telangana govt proposes to waive farm loans up to Rs 1 lakh

Rao noted that his party, the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS), had promised the loan waiver before the December 7, 2018 assembly elections.

Feb 22, 2019, 15:44 PM IST

Anti-BJP parties are like Rubik's Cube, 2 sides right could mean 4 sides wrong

The Congress is too weak to be the core of anti-BJP politics, and some parties would prefer a weaker BJP.

Jan 25, 2019, 14:21 PM IST

Get real: 2018's big lesson to Bollywood flops and political defeats

Bollywood and politics have to listen to and deliver to the same person - the moviegoer who is the voter.

Dec 28, 2018, 12:27 PM IST

KCR's new front hits UP roadblock: Mayawati keeps him waiting, Akhilesh defers meet

The meeting between Akhilesh Yadav and KCR was scheduled to happen at the residence of Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav in the national capital.

Dec 26, 2018, 21:33 PM IST

Morning Breaking: KCR pushes for federal front of regional parties

The Congress on Monday hit out at Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, who met West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee as a part of his campaign to form a non-BJP and non-Congress alliance for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Dec 25, 2018, 08:28 AM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, December 24th, 2018

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Dec 24, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

Telangana assembly elections 2018: Congress renews 'EVMs tampered' charge, but only in Telangana

Uttam Kumar Reddy of Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee says he suspects EVMs were tampered with.

Dec 11, 2018, 12:44 PM IST

Telangana Assembly elections 2018: A look at probable CM candidates

Political bigwigs like Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi, former Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu and TRS supremo K Chandrasekhar Rao spearheaded the campaign.

Dec 10, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

Top Telangana Congress leader Revanth Reddy arrested hours before major KCR rally

Telangana Congress condemned the incident on Twitter

Dec 04, 2018, 10:26 AM IST

I'm Telangana's agent, not of BJP or Congress: KCR

TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao said Monday he was only an "agent" of the people of Telangana and not anyone else's, amid accusations that he was the BJP's "B team" and also the Congress' "agent".

Dec 03, 2018, 18:13 PM IST

Khamosh baitho: KCR fumes as man raises ‘12% reservation’ issue at rally – watch video

Telangana caretaker Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) supremo on Thursday lashed out at a person who questioned him over his promise of 12% reservation for members of minority community. The TRS chief reacted angrily to the question raised at a public rally in Asifabad and the same was caught on camera.

Nov 30, 2018, 11:32 AM IST

KCR announces TRS poll manifesto, assures Rs 1 lakh farm loan waiver

KCR said the pension amount would be double and the eligible age limit reduced to 57 years from the existing 65.

Oct 17, 2018, 10:01 AM IST