Tag: Telangana

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  • Creative exclusion

    Creative exclusion

    The bigger and the long-term issue is around the huge numbers left out, who may well be even more vulnerable: tenant farmers (who account for more than 60 per cent of the cultivated land in some areas) and landless labour, who are left with nothing more than a promise that their case will also be looked into in the future.

    March 2, 2019
  • Competitive Populism

    Competitive Populism

    A consensus, rather than competition, between the Centre and States would ensure dovetailing of welfare schemes giving more bang for the buck. A realistic evaluation of existing welfare schemes is also required, so that modifications can be made wherever required and non-productive schemes can be axed.

    February 27, 2019
  • Operation Lotus fails

    Operation Lotus fails

    Yeddyurappa was also heard saying Speaker Ramesh Kumar had promised that he would accept the resignation of the rebel MLAs without questioning and that he was being paid Rs 50 crore.

    February 20, 2019
  • KCR to expand Telangana Cabinet on ‘auspicious’ Tuesday

    KCR to expand Telangana Cabinet on ‘auspicious’ Tuesday

    Statement issued by the CMO says Rao chose an auspicious day according to the lunar calendar

    February 16, 2019
  • Andhra Pradesh, Telangana celebrate Sankranti

    Andhra Pradesh, Telangana celebrate Sankranti

    Men, women and children went around the bonfires with prayers. The fire provided relief to the participants from the chilly weather. Many sang and danced around the fire.

    January 14, 2019
  • Health federalism

    Health federalism

    Five states with non-BJP governments ~ Telangana, Odisha, Delhi, Kerala and Punjab ~ have signalled that they will not participate, claiming that healthcare in their respective provinces was better.

    January 14, 2019
  • West Bengal latest state to emulate welfare schemes started by KCR in Telangana

    West Bengal latest state to emulate welfare schemes started by KCR in Telangana

    Earlier, Odisha and Jharkhand had announced schemes modelled on Telangana Ryathu Bandhu scheme and Ryathu Beema scheme

    January 1, 2019
  • Will KCR’s front take off?

    Will KCR’s front take off?

    KCR is working to a plan. The first thing he wanted was to firm up his position in the state, which he has achieved after winning a massive mandate in the December Telangana Assembly elections.

    December 30, 2018
  • A waiver to woo~II

    A waiver to woo~II

    In the hands of Yogi Adityanath or Rahul Gandhi and their ilk, to whom national resources are meant only to serve their political goals, sanity will be the casualty as they hanker for power at any cost. And so will be the hopes of farmers for a better life.

    December 28, 2018
  • Andhra Pradesh, Telangana to have separate high courts from 1 Jan

    Andhra Pradesh, Telangana to have separate high courts from 1 Jan

    Andhra Pradesh and Telangana will have separate high courts from 1 January with the Centre issuing orders for bifurcation of the High Court of Judicature at Hyderabad.

    December 26, 2018
  • Hand plucks the Lotus

    Hand plucks the Lotus

    There was a near-total absence of truckloads of cash, sewing machines, sarees, bicycles, laptops, etc. as 'incentive' to voters. Evidently, voters did not evince much interest in such 'incentives'. A related issue was the minimal violence by political party goons since voters were tightlipped in all surveys and there was no way of gauging their political preferences and prejudices to beat them into submission beforehand.

    December 16, 2018
  • Throat bleeding has stopped, Navjot Sidhu on road to recovery

    Throat bleeding has stopped, Navjot Sidhu on road to recovery

    The nodules and abrasions in his throat have been cured, bleeding has stopped completely, the spokesperson said.

    December 10, 2018
  • Paid holiday in Punjab on 7 December for Rajasthan voters

    Paid holiday in Punjab on 7 December for Rajasthan voters

    An official spokesperson specified that 7 December will not be a ‘closed day’ in lieu of the weekly off falling between 9 December and 15 December on account of the General Elections to Rajasthan Assembly.

    December 5, 2018
  • Telangana: Congress Working President Revanth Reddy detained

    Telangana: Congress Working President Revanth Reddy detained

    Tension prevailed in Kodangal following Reddy's detention. The police have already imposed prohibitory orders in the town to prevent any untoward incident.

    December 4, 2018
  • Owaisi will have to flee Hyderabad: Yogi Adityanath

    Owaisi will have to flee Hyderabad: Yogi Adityanath

    Addressing a Bharatiya Janata Party election rally at Tandur near Hyderabad, he said the BJP would give security to all but would not allow anybody to spread anarchy.

    December 2, 2018
  • TRS, Congress busy in minority appeasement: Amit Shah

    TRS, Congress busy in minority appeasement: Amit Shah

    The BJP President said this election was a triangular fight.

    December 2, 2018
  • Opposition sees hope in Telangana

    Opposition sees hope in Telangana

    The Mahakootami has caught the chief minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on the back foot with sworn enemies Congress and TDP putting aside their bitter past and coming together with TJS.

    December 2, 2018