It is often said there are no permanent friends or foes in politics. And there is no place for principles or values in politics.
Former Union minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Daggubati Purandeshwari has been entrusted with an important responsibility in the party, in the wake of reports that she might quit the party and take a plunge into the YSR Congress party headed by Y S Jaganmohan Reddy.
With the commencement of the first session of the Telangana state assembly, a tense atmosphere prevailed in the opposition camp as to whether there would be any exodus of MLAs into the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi.
Banswada MLA Pocharam Srinivas Reddy will be the Speaker of Telangana State Legislative Assembly.
The meeting of Telangana Rashtra Samithi working president K T Rama Rao with YSR Congress party president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy at the latter’s Lotus Pond residence in Hyderabad has triggered intense political debate in the political circles.
Even as Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen MLA Mumtaz Ahmed Khan was sworn in as the pro-tem Speaker of the newly-constituted Telangana state assembly on Wednesday, suspense continues over the selection of the new Speaker and deputy speaker which will happen on Thursday.
After completing his 14-month long padayatra, named as 'Praja Sankalpa Yatra' covering more than 3,600 km across Andhra Pradesh, it is time for YSR Congress party president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy to take a break for some time and get physically and mentally relaxed.
The hue and cry by the Telugu Desam Party leaders including their president N Chandrababu Naidu notwithstanding, the Telangana police are making a serious investigation into the complaint lodged by YSR Congress party president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy’s sister Sharmila.
Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) Working President K.T. Rama Rao on Wednesday held preliminary talks with YSR Congress Party President Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy on the proposed Federal Front and they agreed to hold further talks, sources in the two parties said.
It looks like the National Investigation Agency (NIA) is investigating into the knife attack on YSR Congress party president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy at Visakhapatnam on October 25 with all seriousness without leaving any scope for any gaps.
The meeting between TRS working president K T Rama Rao and YSRCP chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday (today) heated up political atmosphere in Telugu States.
As expected, three members of the Telangana state legislative council who defected from Telangana Rashtra Samithi to Congress before recent assembly elections were disqualified on Wednesday.
It is now official. Telangana Rashtra Samithi, the ruling party in Telangana and YSR Congress party, the main opposition in Andhra Pradesh, are all set to work together.
A big political development will unfold in Telugu States, a day after Sankranthi. TRS working president K T Rama Rao will meet YSRCP president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday (today).
The release of 'NTR Katha Nayakudu,' the first part of legendary actor and former chief minister N T Rama Rao’s biopic, might not have been a big hit at the box office, but it has become the much-needed 'masala' to the web-channels to churn out spicy stories.