The fate of over 48,000 workers of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) is hanging in balance. They have realised the futility of continuing the strike as the government is hell-bent on refusing to consider their demands.
Hours after employees of the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) on Monday announced that they will return to work from Tuesday after their 52-day-long strike, the management of the state-owned body made it clear that it can't take them back as the matter is pending before the Labour Commissioner.
The employees of state-owned Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) called off their 52-day long strike on Monday.
After a gap of nearly 80 days, Telangana Rashtra Samithi president and chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao met Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan at Raj Bhavan on Monday afternoon.
In a big blow to the workers of the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation, the state high court on Friday gave a green signal to the TRS government led by K Chandrasekhar Rao to privatise 50 per cent of the RTC bus services.
Telangana Rashtra Samithi legislator from Vemulawada Chennamaneni Ramesh, whose Indian citizenship has been cancelled by the Union ministry of home affairs on Wednesday, challenged the move in the high court on Thursday.
It has been more than two months since Tamilisai Soundararajan was sworn in as the Governor of Telangana state, in place of E S L Narasimhan, who had been in the gubernatorial post for nearly a decade.
One of the two Indian nationals arrested in Pakistan's Cholistan for illegally entering the country hails from Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh and was reported missing two years ago.
The indefinite strike by employees of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) entered its 45th day on Monday even as their leader Ashwathama Reddy continued his hunger strike at a hospital here.
An affidavit filed by a senior Telangana official in High Court in the case relating to ongoing strike by TSRTC employees has kicked up a row with the Congress party on Sunday demanding evidence to prove the allegation of conspiracy to destablise the government or dismiss the official.
A leader of striking TSRTC employees who was on an indefinite fast at his residence here since Saturday was arrested on Sunday.
UP Shia Waqf Board Chairman Waseem Rizvi has mounted a scathing attack on Asaduddin Owaisi, chief of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM), and has compared him with slain Islamic State (ISIS) chief Abu Bakr-al Baghdadi.
Hours after a Delhi court extended P Chidambaram's judicial custody in the INX media money laundering case till November 27, his family said the treatment being given to him in Tihar jail for Crohn's disease is not satisfactory and he continues to lose weight due to "aggravation" of the disease.
Telangana Rashtra Samithi government headed by chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao seems to have decided to confront the state high court come what may on the indefinite strike of the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC), which entered 40th day on Wednesday.
Another employee of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) committed suicide while the indefinite strike entered 40th day on Wednesday.