A municipal chairperson in Telangana has resigned hours after telling reporters at a press conference that it is not unusual for officials to "get a cut" from contractors for taking up projects. She alleged "the minister" is also aware of what is going on
The Telangana government today proposed a Rs 1,74,453.84 crore budget for 2018-19 with major focus on agriculture as it unveiled a Rs 8,000 per acre investment support scheme and a Rs 5 lakh insurance cover for farmers.
Two Congress lawmakers were on Tuesday expelled from the Telangana Assembly while 11 others were suspended for the ongoing budget session for protesting during the Governor's address to the joint sitting of Legislature.
Written by Uma Sudhir | Monday March 12, 2018, Hyderabad
The chairman of the Legislative Council in Telangana was hurt in the state assembly when a pair of headphones was hurled at him during the Governor's address today. Swamy Goud was taken to hospital when the missile thrown by Congress lawmaker Komatireddy Venkat Reddy apparently missed its target and hit him straight in the eye.
The BJP on Sunday said it would launch a counter campaign soon against TDP's 'false propaganda' on Central assistance to the state, to place all facts before the people on what the Modi government did for Andhra Pradesh in the last four years.
The BJP today said Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's efforts to forge a 'non-Congress, non-BJP' front is a "knee-jerk" reaction to poll results in the three north-eastern states, and will not pose a political challenge to the party or the NDA.
A 45-year-old man has been arrested in Telangana for allegedly chopping off his 19-year-old son's right hand as he was angry over the teenager's addiction to watching films and porn on mobile phone, police said on Tuesday.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao today said he was keen to participate in the national politics to bring about a "change", and was in talks with others to form a platform of like-minded parties.
Written by Uma Sudhir | Sunday February 25, 2018, Jangaon, Telangana
A 20-year-old woman, who didn't want to marry the man her parents chose for her, conspired with her lover and allegedly set her fiance on fire two days before their wedding. B Yakaiah, 22, died at a private hospital in Telangana on Saturday.