Suicides, shutdowns, 'Vanta varpu' or cooking on roads and 'Dhoom Dham' or the cultural programme were all part of the movement for statehood to Telangana. With the employees of state-owned Road Transport Corporation (RTC) using the same tactics for their ongoing strike, history appears to be repeating itself in Telangana.
A techie committed suicide by jumping from an apartment building in information technology cluster Gachibowli here on Monday, police said.
At a time when all the opposition parties are expressing solidarity with the striking employees of the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) and attacking Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao for his stubborn stand, here is one leader who strongly supported KCR and denounced the RTC strike.
For the first time in the last 10 days, there are signs of some attempts for reconciliation from the Telangana Rashtra Samithi government on the ongoing strike by the Telangan State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) employees.
The suicide by two employees of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) – driver D Srinivas Reddy of Khammam depot by setting himself ablaze and conductor B Surender Goud of Ranigunj depot in Secunderabad by hanging himself – has moved every sensitive heart.
Suicide of two employees of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) and attempted suicide by two others have given a serious turn to the bus strike, which entered 10th day on Monday.
Social media has become a major platform for spreading rumours these days. Whenever there is a controversial issue, rumour mongers are making use of social media to spread all sorts of speculative news within hours.
A conductor of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) committed suicide on Sunday, hours after a driver, who attempted self-immolation on Saturday, died at a hospital here.
A Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) driver, who attempted self-immolation, succumbed to his injuries at a hospital here on Sunday, triggering protests by striking employees and opposition parties.
Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao’s harsh talk on the striking employees and workers of Road Transport Corporation (RTC) has baffled the common people, let alone senior political analysts.
The suicide attempt made by an RTC driver Srinivas Reddy from Khammam depot on Saturday evening triggered a massive uproar among the RTC employees who have been on strike for the last eight days.
Intensifying their indefinite strike, the employees of state-owned Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) have called for a Telangana shutdown on October 19.
The government of Telangana on Saturday extended till October 19 Dasara holidays for the educational institutions in view of the ongoing indefinite strike by the employees of state-run Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC).
The dictatorial and arrogant stand being adopted by Telangana CM KCR towards the TSRTC employees strike has now started taking the lives of RTC employees.
Officials of the Income Tax department made a surprising inspection in the office of Megha Engineering and Infrastructure Limited (MEIL) in Hyderabad on Friday, triggering wide speculations in the social media.