Telangana Assembly Elections 2018

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Amit Shah to review BJP's performance in Telangana assembly polls

Amit Shah would visit the state in the last week of this month and review the party's performance and its preparedness for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Behind TRS win: Govt schemes, support of Backward Classes, SCs and Muslims

The Muslim community also voted overwhelmingly for TRS in at least 24 Assembly segments across Telangana — excluding the seven seats in Hyderabad — with 15-20 per cent or more Muslim population


KCR takes oath as Telangana CM at 1.34 pm

KCR returned for a second term as chief minister after being unanimously elected as leader of the TRS Legislature Party on Wednesday.

Telangana assembly election result 2018: KCR set to be sworn in today

Decimating the Prajakutami, an alliance including the Congress and Telugu Desam Party (TDP), the TRS won 87 of the 119 assembly constituencies, with 47 per cent of the vote share. ENS

Assembly Elections 2018 Results highlights: Rahul Gandhi to decide on CM name in Rajasthan, MP and Chhattisgarh

Assembly Elections 2018 Results highlights: The reverses for the BJP in the Hindi heartland threw wide open the 2019 Lok Sabha elections which until a few months ago appeared to be in its grip.

KCR rides welfare wave to majority in Telangana, signals Andhra, 2019 intent

After the landslide, KCR indicated what was in store for him next - an active role in Andhra Pradesh politics and the Lok Sabha polls in 2019.


Congress brings BJP 3 notches down

In the evening, Congress president Rahul Gandhi declared victory in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan, giving the credit to “party workers, farmers, youth and small businesses”.

Telangana Assembly Elections Results: TRS makes inroads into TDP’s strongholds

But, TRS leaders said after the results on Tuesday, the perception among Andhra-origin people has changed after K Chandrashekar Rao took over as the CM.

Housing, farm loan waiver — what KCR now has to deliver in Telangana

A large number of people who took farm loans are waiting for a loan waiver of up to Rs 1 lakh, as promised by KCR.

Telangana Assembly elections: KCR focus on Congress seats pays off

The TRS had focussed specially on constituencies from which Congress leaders were contesting and put in extra effort to defeat them.

Telangana Assembly Elections 2018 Videos

How the election result impacts BJP's Lok Sabha numbers | DECISION 2018

The change in leadership in three big states in the heart of north India may or may not influence the 2019 general election, but there will be a significant impact on the BJP's numbers in Lok Sabha. And it's not all good news. See more: https://ind

Where the BJP faltered and what Rahul Gandhi did right on the campaign trail: DECISION 2018

With the Congress bagging victory in three important states in the Hindi heartland, a look at what turned the tide against the BJP in all three states. It's also interesting to see what Rahul Gandhi did right as he registers the first big wave of vic


Why the Telangana poll result should worry the BJP about southern India | DECISION 2018

K Chandrashekhar Rao’s Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) has swept Telangana. For the BJP, more than losing the election, the fact that these numbers put its dream to enter southern India on hold should be of greater concern.

As TRS sweeps Telangana, here’s what worked in KCR’s favour | DECISION 2018

K Chandrashekhar Rao will continue as Chief Minister of Telangana for a second term. The victory is, for the most part, not a surprise. But here’s what worked in his favour. And what about the Congress-TDP alliance? Liz Mathew breaks it down.