Sreenivas Janyala

Articles By Sreenivas Janyala

Why KCR wants Concurrent List out: regional issues, national ambitions

Telangana CM wants his government to implement a number of decisions on its own, from Muslim quota to education issues; also hopes to bring together regional parties across the country and pitch his governance as a role model.

Telangana: With focus on national politics, KCR elevates son as TRS working president

KCR said he has decided to concentrate more time on national politics to bring a qualitative change in the political activity at a countrywide level.

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 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.

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: Owaisi meets KCR, assures support, BJP hints it may back TRS too

Counting will start at 8 am to decide the fate of 1,821 candidates.

Rs 120 crore cash seized in Telangana poll run-up

On November 22, Central Water Commission (CWC) gave a go-ahead to Karnataka Neeravari Nigam Limited for preparation of a detailed project report for Mekedatu.

Discontent brewing among tenant farmers may dent TRS show in Telangana

According to NGOs working in the agriculture sector, 4,400 farmers in Telangana committed suicide in the past four years.

Telangana Assembly Elections: KCR faces home truth on home turf

KCR has developed Gajwel as a model mandal, but there is anger among people of 14 villages who are being forced out of their homes due to the Mallanasagar irrigation project.

Telangana assembly elections: In last lap, TRS, Congress trade barbs

For the 119 Assembly seats, 1,821 candidates are in fray. Polling will be held from 7 am to 4 pm in 13 constituencies deemed sensitive with regard to Left-Wing Extremism.

Telangana: ‘TRS govt did little for tenant farmers in state’

There are more than 20 lakh tenant farmers in Telangana who are excluded from schemes such as Rythu Bandhu (friends of farmers) and free life insurance.

Telangana Assembly polls: Fish to sheep, KCR’s sop story has it all

As Telangana votes on December 7, it is this that Rao is banking on, apart from his emotional appeal as the face of the statehood movement. He makes a mention of the schemes in all his poll speeches.

Telangana: Irked over exclusion of tenant farmers from govt schemes, farm bodies take on KCR govt

A joint statement by farmers' bodies took on the ruling TSR government, accusing Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao of failing to implement many of the promises made in 2014. 

Telangana elections: Mixed reactions on promises among kin of youths who died for new state

In notes left behind, they had hoped their sacrifices would lead to formation of the state, in which there will be jobs for the youth and overall development.

Telangana: BJP focuses on seats it lost by thin margins in 2014 state polls

All the five seats the BJP won in 2014 were urban Assembly constituencies in Hyderabad — Musheerabad, Uppal, Khairtabad, Goshamahal and Amberpet.

Telangana Assembly elections: As poll battle heats up, all TRS guns trained on Chandrababu Naidu

Telangana Chief Minister and TRS chief K Chandrashekar Rao and other party leaders have said they will teach Naidu a lesson by “interfering in Andhra Pradesh politics by supporting anti-TDP parties”.

If BJP comes to power in Telangana, Owaisi will have to flee, says Yogi Adityanath

Speaking at Sangareddy and later at Tandur, Adityanath said, “If BJP comes to power in Telangana, I can assure you my friends that Owaisi will have to flee Hyderabad just like the Nizam did.’’

Telangana polls: Opposition alliance joins TRS sop story, promises more

As the December 7 D-day draws closer, it has become a game of figures and numbers in Telangana —- or, who promises what, and how much.