The opposition alliance, which comprised trade union wings of the Congress, CPI, TDP, CPI(M) and the BJP, polled 19,939 votes.
The ruling TRS is engaged in a war of words with opposition Congress, TDP and BJP in Telangana over the state government’s scheme of free distribution of sarees to women for the upcoming ‘Bathukamma’ festival. The government on Monday had began the saree distribution programme all over the state. It plans to distribute about 1.04 […]
The 72-km elevated Hyderabad Metro Rail project, being developed by L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad, will have three corridors and 66 stations, an HMR official said.
The Telangana Liberation Day is celebrated on September 17, as on that day the erstwhile Nizam state merged with the Indian Union in 1948.
The state government has also decided that all the all the public and private establishments and institutions in Telangana should display their organisation’s names in Telugu on their signboards
In another major decision, the state government has decided that all the public and private establishments and institutions in Telangana should display their organisation’s names in Telugu on their signboards.
K Chandrasekhar Rao on Saturday met Jaitley in the national capital. Telangana had earlier requested the Centre to transfer defence-owned Bison Polo ground in Secunderabad for the construction of new state secretariat.
In the Telangana Legislative assembly, excluding a nominated member who doesn’t have voting right in presidential election, ruling TRS has a strength of 82, followed by Congress (19), MIM (7), BJP (5), TDP (3), CPI (1), CPI-M (1)and Independent (1).
The CM instructed the officials to curb the drug problem with an iron hand. “In this shady business, don’t leave any one. Any politician, even if there is a Cabinet minister involved, book cases against him,” Rao told officials.
Meanwhile, representatives of cloth merchants’ associations met Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and urged that he bring pressure on the Centre to exempt textiles from the GST, another release from the Chief Minister’s office said.
Last year, a unanimous resolution was adopted in the Telangana Assembly with support from all political parties for categorisation of the SCs. Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao had submitted a memorandum to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in this regard early this year.
In the first round of transfers, 29 registers and sub-registrars from various offices in Hyderabad were shunted out.
Rao gave specific directions to the officials with regard to appointments in (all state-run) Kasurba Gandhi Girls Vidyalayas, urban residential schools, new residential schools, government schools, colleges and different government departments
The CM also accused Shah of staging a drama of having lunch with Dalit families at Theratapalli village in Nalgonda.
The TRS meeting will discuss party membership and committee formation apart from the implementation of development activities in the state.