India  /  Published 08.06.19

Comatose Congress awaits reactivation

The debilitating blow that the Congress suffered in Telangana on Thursday with 12 of its 18 MLAs defecting to the ruling TRS is symptomatic of the crisis of politics in the party where the entire syst...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.06.19

Telangana blow to Congress

Twelve of the 18 Congress MLAs in Telangana on Thursday applied to the Assembly Speaker to merge their legislature party with the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi, prompting the Congress to call the m...
By PTI in Hyderabad

India  /  Published 12.03.20

First coronavirus death in India

The Karnataka health minister on Thursday confirmed the first death of a coronavirus patient in India, saying that a 76-year-old man who died on Tuesday had tested positive for the virus.The confirmat...
By TT Bureau in Bangalore

India  /  Published 09.02.19

Survey-stung BJP begins ally hunt

The BJP has begun a hunt for new allies after its preliminary state-wise surveys suggested that the party could finish 20 to 30 seats short of a majority in the upcoming general election, sources said...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.01.19

Rule breach on RTI panel posts, SC told

The Supreme Court heard on Tuesday that the Centre had violated provisions of the Right to Information Act by appointing commissioners who had not even applied for the posts. A bench headed by Justice...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.12.18

Demand for 'vikas' trumps bogey of Hindutva

Change is fundamental to the health of a democracy. One of the factors that propel citizens to usher in new governments in a democratic polity is their conviction in change being an agent of bettermen...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 11.12.18

Seats to watch in Telangana

GajwelTelangana chief minister K. Chandrashekara Rao has contested this seat, which has an education hub, a new hospital and a wholesale vegetable market, but not steady water supply. SiddipetThe chie...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.12.18

Rahul rigging alert to party workers

Rahul Gandhi has asked Congress workers in the states that voted recently to remain vigilant till the end of counting for any possible attempts at rigging.“Congress party workers, be vigilant after ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.12.18

Pension? Give us water: Voters

Gowriamma, bent with age, yelled at this reporter: “Keep the pension, give us water.”She was standing in a huddle outside a panchayat office in Siddipet district’s Chowdarpally hamlet.Several se...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in Siddipet (Telangana)

India  /  Published 02.12.18

KCR rides on 24x7 power, doles & ‘setting’

Massive hoardings of Telangana chief minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao can be seen almost every 100 metres in Hyderabad, sometimes one facing another.Most blue-collar voters — drivers, street vendors, ...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in Hyderabad


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