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Telangana Congress MLA hints at joining BJP

Telangana Congress MLA hints at joining BJP

Congress MLA from Munugode near Nalgonda, Komatireddy Rajagopal Reddy, expressed disappointment with the party affairs, alleging it was not able to effectively take on TRS.

Jun 16, 2019, 14:35 PM IST
Monsoon to hit Andhra Pradesh, Telangana after June 16: IMD Hyderabad

Monsoon to hit Andhra Pradesh, Telangana after June 16: IMD Hyderabad

The weather department had issued a heatwave warning for several districts in the state till June 16.

Jun 15, 2019, 07:23 AM IST
Telangana CM KCR likely to expand cabinet after June 18

Telangana CM KCR likely to expand cabinet after June 18

A meeting of the Telangana cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, would be held on June 18, the state government said here Friday. "The Chief Minister will chair the state cabinet on

Jun 15, 2019, 06:08 AM IST
K Chandrashekar Rao invites Fadnavis for Kaleswaram Lift Irrigation Project inauguration

K Chandrashekar Rao invites Fadnavis for Kaleswaram Lift Irrigation Project inauguration

The Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project is designed to irrigate 4.5 million acres in drought-prone areas of Telangana.

Jun 14, 2019, 21:06 PM IST
Telangana Assembly Speaker okays 12 Congress MLAs' merger with TRS

Telangana Assembly Speaker okays 12 Congress MLAs' merger with TRS

In a huge setback for the Congress, Telangana State Legislative Assembly Speaker Pocharam Srinivas Reddy on Thursday gave a green light for the merger of 12 Congress MLAs into ruling Telangana

Jun 06, 2019, 20:54 PM IST
12 Telangana Congress MLAs join TRS, seek merger of Congress Legislature Party

12 Telangana Congress MLAs join TRS, seek merger of Congress Legislature Party

In a huge setback for the Congress in Telangana, 12 party MLAs met Assembly Speaker P Srinivas Reddy Thursday and gave him a representation to merge the Congress Legislature Party with the ruling

Jun 06, 2019, 16:56 PM IST
Navy sailor from Telangana found dead in INS Shivaji, probe ordered

Navy sailor from Telangana found dead in INS Shivaji, probe ordered

The deceased sailor hailed from Pardi in Telangana's Nirmal district.

Jun 05, 2019, 22:22 PM IST
TRS sweeps rural local body polls in Telangana

TRS sweeps rural local body polls in Telangana

TRS swept the rural local body elections in Telangana by winning 449 of the total 538 Zilla Parishad Territorial Constituencies (ZPTCs) on Wednesday

Jun 05, 2019, 10:15 AM IST
Telangana govt releases Rs 6900 crore for farmers support scheme

Telangana govt releases Rs 6900 crore for farmers support scheme

The financial assistance to farmers under the scheme has been enhanced from Rs 4,000 to Rs 5,000 per acre per season this year.

Jun 03, 2019, 22:50 PM IST
President, PM greet Telangana on Statehood Day, KCR calls for 'transparent administration'

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

Jun 02, 2019, 18:14 PM IST
Congress, BJP in war of words over strength in Telangana

Congress, BJP in war of words over strength in Telangana

The opposition Congress and BJP in Telangana were engaged in a war of words Tuesday over their strength in the state in the wake of impressive gains made by the two parties in the Lok Sabha polls.

May 28, 2019, 22:58 PM IST
Shocked TRS counts Lok Sabha election losses in Telangana

Shocked TRS counts Lok Sabha election losses in Telangana

Before the poll in Telangana, which has a total of 17 Lok Sabha segments, TRS was confident of sweeping the elections in the company of AIMIM led by Hyderabad Lok Sabha member Asaduddin Owaisi. 

May 28, 2019, 15:28 PM IST
BJP dents TRS vote-share in Telangana

BJP dents TRS vote-share in Telangana

K Chandrasekhar Rao-led TRS secured lower than expected nine seats, while the BJP four seats.

May 25, 2019, 13:51 PM IST
Telangana extends school holidays due to heat wave

Telangana extends school holidays due to heat wave

The schools, which were scheduled to re-open on June 1 after summer holidays, will now re-open on June 12.

May 24, 2019, 23:48 PM IST
Beginning of BJP era in Telangana: K Laxman on party's surprise win in Lok Sabha polls

Beginning of BJP era in Telangana: K Laxman on party's surprise win in Lok Sabha polls

It is for the first time in history that BJP got four Lok Sabha seats in Telangana on its own, he said.

May 24, 2019, 16:00 PM IST
Telangana CM's daughter K Kavitha loses to BJP's first-time candidate D Aravind

Telangana CM's daughter K Kavitha loses to BJP's first-time candidate D Aravind

"Win or lose, my life is dedicated to the public," K Kavitha said.

May 24, 2019, 11:04 AM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: Asaduddin Owaisi, 2 TRS nominees head towards victory line in Telangana

Lok Sabha election results 2019: Asaduddin Owaisi, 2 TRS nominees head towards victory line in Telangana

In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the TRS had bagged 11 seats and the Congress two.

May 23, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
TRS leading in nine seats, BJP in four in Telangana

TRS leading in nine seats, BJP in four in Telangana

TRS supremo and Telangana Chief Minister's daughter K Kavitha was trailing in Nizamabad by 13,581votes to BJP's D Arvind who was leading.

May 23, 2019, 11:57 AM IST
List of Telangana Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

List of Telangana Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

The state witnessed a face-off between the ruling NDA, the K Chandrasekhar Rao-led TRS and the Congress.

May 23, 2019, 11:08 AM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: TRS vs Congress vs BJP in Telangana as trends and winners pour in

Lok Sabha election results 2019: TRS vs Congress vs BJP in Telangana as trends and winners pour in

Election trends have started pouring in and the final picture will be clear in a few hours from now, which will reveal the winning and trailing candidates.

May 23, 2019, 09:44 AM IST