S. Rama Krishna

Maharashtra former Chief Minister Devendra Fadhnavis along with Bhupendra Yadav,  BJP’s national general secretary, Rajya Sabha MP, and Telangana BJP Chief Bandi Sanjay Kumar, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G. Kishan Reddy releasing the party m

BJP turns heat on TRS in GHMC polls

KTR has been harping on PM Modi’s slogan ‘vocal for local’ to seek votes for his ‘Pucca Local Party’. The...

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BJP keen on winning GHMC, drafts Bhupender Yadav

BJP wants to expand its wings in both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh by the next general elections. Buoyed by the...

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Dubbaka shocker for KCR, BJP emerges as challenger

The unexpected defeat of the ruling TRS in the hands of the BJP in the Dubbaka Assembly by-election has come...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the physical distribution of Property Cards under the SVAMITVA Scheme

PM’s ‘Svamitva’ can be model for Telangana’s land survey

The Telangana government can emulate Svamitva’s salient features and make its survey foolproof.   Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a...

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Onam in the time of Covid, a lesson for festive season

People of Kerala were said to have discarded safety measures during the festival.   Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s appeal to...

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Lessons for Hyderabad from century’s worst floods

Removal of illegal structures and improvement in facilities are needed.   Hyderabad city received very heavy rains and floods in...

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New water Bill will solve interstate disputes

If made into law, it will ensure greater cohesion among states and help in effective utilisation of water resources.  ...

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Protests against farm laws more to do with politics

The bumper harvest expected this Kharif season will prove how the new laws would help farmers.   Farmers across the...

Health worker in PPE kit collects nasal samples for the COVID-19 test

High Covid recoveries leading to public complacency

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his video conference with seven most Covid-19 affected states’ chief ministers on Wednesday, stressed on...

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Bullet train boost to three southern metros

The Government of India’s big-ticket infrastructure initiative of launching six more bullet trains (high speed rail services) in the coming...

Passengers maintain social distancing in the metro coach

Unlock 4.0 brings forth systemic resilience

The Centre has taken enough care to ensure that metro services don’t spread the virus in any manner.   The...

Tadepalli: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy presides over the Pulivendula Area Development Authority meeting at Tadepalli in Guntur district, on Oct 30, 2019. (Photo: IANS)

AP moves to fix meters for farm power

Move may be emulated by other states which offer fully or partly subsidised power to the agricultural sector.    ...

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Kerala model in online classes worth studying

Enough rehearsals were held by the time the online classes began three months ago.   The Union education (erstwhile HRD)...

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NEP is ok for southern states, except for Tamil Nadu

CM Edappadi Palaniswamy isn’t ready to hand over political ammunition to the Opposition ahead of polls.   The National Education...

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Defence auxiliary units will flourish in Hyderabad, Bangalore

The two metros can grow into major hubs of modern warfare.   Defence Minister Rajnath Singh’s announcement on 9August, banning...

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States play bigger role in pharma self-sufficiency initiatives

One after the other different departments in the Government of India have been responding to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Atmanirbhar...

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Time to clean up nursing educational institutions

Nursing schools or training institutes are mostly run by cronies of politicians.   After adopting the long overdue New Education...

TPCC President Uttam Kumar Reddy at the launch of a year-long celebration on the birth centenary of former Prime Minister PV Narasimha Rao

How Congress lost PV’s family on his centenary

PV’s family will boycott the year long fete organised by the Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee.   The Congress, after losing...

Bengaluru Mayor Gautham Kumar with Deputy Mayor Ram Mohan Raju, BBMP Commissioner Anil Kumar and Councillors, inaugurates COVID-19 antigen test vehicles at BBMP office, in Bengaluru on Friday 17th July 2020. (Photo: IANS)

Voluntary lockdowns, sign of public helplessness

Public is finding it difficult to get support from governments.   Though the Centre is ready to rollout Unlock-3 in...

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Online education costly, hits poor students

Online education is bound to widen the digital divide in society.   School students, especially those who study in government...

Bengaluru: A municipal worker fumigates the premises of Karnataka High Court amid COVID-19 pandemic, in Bengaluru on June 30, 2020. (Photo: IANS)

Southern cities need Delhi-type Covid focus

A uniform strategy is needed due to lack of coordinated efforts by local govts.   A Delhi-type focus by both...

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How the South can welcome back migrants

Efforts should be made to find ways to accommodate returning migrants.   Return of migrant labourers to their workplaces in...

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KCR rejects Covid testing on dead bodies, moves SC

Telangana Chief Minister decides not to implement High Court directive to test all those who die in hospitals.   Hyderabad:...

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Former TDP minister held in ESI scam, more arrests to follow

Hyderabad: The Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy-led government in Andhra Pradesh cracked down on opposition TDP leaders in various corruption scams...