South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Friday August 8, 2014
Swapna was returning home from her first day at work as a farm hand when we reached Vangapadu village in Warangal district. The first year B.Com student told us she had spent all day applying fertiliser to cotton saplings in a field some three kilome...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 10, 2014
Telangana Rashtra Samiti or TRS lawmaker Madhusudanachari was today elected unopposed as the Speaker of the 119-member Telangana Assembly.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) President N Chandrababu Naidu rang up Telangana Rashtra Telangana Rashtra Samiti chief K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR), who took over as Telangana's first Chief Minister today
South | Uma Sudhir | Wednesday June 4, 2014
At midnight, Hyderabad celebrated the birth of Telangana, India's 29th state. Cultural events were held to mark the golden hour in a pink Hyderabad, dressed up in the colours of the Telangana Rashtra Samiti which claims credit for the birth of Telang...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 29, 2014
April 30, 2014 will be a big day for 2.81 crore voters in Telangana as they exercise their franchise for electing the first government of the new state that will formally come into existence on June 2.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Wednesday April 30, 2014
Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) chief K Chandrasekhar Rao is contesting from Medak, a constituency represented in the past by former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. But Mr Rao, a potential chief minister of Telangana, is also the candidate from the Gajw...
Election 2014 | Uma Sudhir | Wednesday April 16, 2014
Sonia Gandhi, whose party pushed for the creation of a new Telangana state, visited the region for the first time since Parliament agreed to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) chief K. Chandrasekhar Rao will contest the Lok Sabha election from Medak while his daughter Kavitha is the party candidate from Nizamabad parliamentary constituency.
Election 2014 | Uma Sudhir | Saturday April 5, 2014
The Andhra Pradesh chief minister's chair has almost always been occupied by either a Reddy or a Kamma -- communities which jointly account for hardly 10 per cent of the population.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 5, 2014
The Telangana Rashtra Samiti or TRS today announced its second list with seven candidates for Lok Sabha and four for Assembly even as other parties are yet to conclude their seat-sharing arrangements.
Election 2014 | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Thursday February 27, 2014
As K Chandrasekhar Rao or KCR arrived to a hero's welcome in Hyderabad today, his Telangana Rashtra Samithi made it clear that it finds itself under no obligation to merge with the Congress.
Election 2014 | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Wednesday February 26, 2014
Digvijaya Singh today claimed that the K Chandrasekhar Rao's Telangana Rashtra Samiti, or the TRS, has indicated its willingness to merge with the Congress, and that only the details of the deal needed to be worked out.
Election 2014 | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday February 26, 2014
When Telangana Rashtra Samiti chief K Chandrasekhar Rao or KCR left Hyderabad three weeks ago to attend the last session of the 15th Lok Sabha in Delhi, he told his supporters that he was leaving Andhra Pradesh, but would return to Telangana.
People | Devesh Kumar | Monday June 2, 2014
When K Chandrasekhar Rao's Telangana Rashtra Samiti was reduced to two Lok Sabha seats in 2009, not many were willing to place their bets on him. Five years later, he has staged a stunning comeback by becoming the first chief minister of India's 29th...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 19, 2013
The Telangana Rashtra Samiti today said that the proposed Telangana state, with Hyderabad as its capital should be formed without any delay.
India | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday August 3, 2013
Soon after the Congress Working Committee announced a new Telangana state, K Chandrasekhar Rao, chief of the Telangana Rashtra Samiti or TRS had said earnestly, "Andhra people need not worry. They will be safe, they are our brothers...We will coopera...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 19, 2013
The Andhra Pradesh assembly was adjourned thrice today as the Opposition members disrupted proceedings over the Telangana issue.
South | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday June 15, 2013
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy's handling of the "chalo assembly" call given by pro-Telangana groups on Friday earned him a pat on the back from Union ministers Sushil Kumar Shinde and Ghulam Nabi Azad. A bandh, called by Telangana R...
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Saturday June 15, 2013
A day after the 'chalo assembly' agitation, the Telangana Rashtra Samiti or TRS has called for a Telangana bandh today in protest against the arrest of its workers. CPI, a strong supporter of the separate Telangana stir, however, differed with TRS in...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 13, 2013
TRS and BJP members stalled the proceedings of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly for the third consecutive day today in support of the demand for separate Telangana.