The government has initiated the process for bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh by the appointed day on June 2 when Telangana comes into existence.
In this constituency, located at the heart of Telangana, every candidate is talking about offering security and protection to the Seemandhra population.
A union minister, an anti-corruption crusader, a former top cop, two educationists and a doctor who happens to be the grandson of former prime minister P V Narasimha Rao -that is the line-up of candidates in Malkajgiri, the Lok Sabha constituency in Andhra Pradesh which also happens to be the country's largest in terms of voter-base.
In the Hyderabadi heat, the vibe was Antarctic-like on the stage that was shared by Chandrababu Naidu and Pawan Kalyan, the star who launched his own party ahead of this election and pledged his support for the BJP's prime ministerial candidate.
BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address six rallies in Seemandhra region on May 2.
Three persons were arrested in connection with the suspected Colombo-based kidney selling racket, following death of a 26-year-old local youth in Sri Lanka, police in Hyderabad said today.
BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today hurled a "khooni panja" (bloodied hand) barb at Congress, alleging it was responsible for the loss of 1100 lives fighting for Telangana and asked the voters not to trust the party.
Narendra Modi shared the stage with Chandrababu Naidu and actor-turned-politician Pawan Kalyan at a rally held in Hyderabad this evening.
In Narendra Modi's first of four speeches in Telangana today, it was popular actor turned politician Pawan Kalyan who scored a mention.
Last week, the freshly minted alliance between the BJP and the Telugu Desam Party had threatened to come apart
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday said if his party is voted to power, the famous temple city of Tirupati would be made into an international IT hub besides a great spiritual place.
Rahul Gandhi today attacked the Telangana Rashtra Samithi or TRS for failing to act on its promise to "merge with the Congress after bifurcation" of Andhra Pradesh to create a separate Telangana state was announced.
'The dynasty is over, it is good news for the country,' said the BJP leader
A 61-year-old Omani national was on Saturday arrested for allegedly marrying two minor girls in the old city of Hyderabad within a week by paying money to their poor families, police said.
Former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh and President of Jai Samaikyaandhra Party (JSP), Kiran Kumar Reddy, has opted out of the contest in the elections on May 7 in the state.