Free Press Journal
  • Disunity amidst unity in the Opposition

    The chinks in the Opposition’s armour with the 2019 Lok Sabha polls in mind are evident with Telangana chief minister and Telangana Rashtriya Samithi (TRS) president K Chandrashekhar Rao calling Congress president Rahul Gandhi the ‘biggest buffoon’ in the country. The message to the Congress is loud and clear. That the much-touted Opposition unity to combat Prime Minister Narendra Modi is beginning to totter and could well be a non-starter.

  • TRS for an early poll

    The Election Commission has ruled out simultaneous elections to the State assemblies and the Lok Sabha. Speaking with the media the other day, Chief Election Commissioner, O P Rawat, said without a legal framework, simultaneous polls cannot be held. Though the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP chief Amit Shah have often talked of ‘one nation, one election’, without an enabling constitutional amendment, this cannot be done. In other words, the

  • There cannot be a federal front without Congress: Veerappa Moily

    Hyderabad: There cannot be a federal front without the Congress being a part of it, senior party leader M Veerappa Moily said today even as he indicated that leadership of such an alliance is a matter of negotiation.

  • Lok Sabha adjourned for the day, no-confidence motion not taken up

    New Delhi: The proceedings of Lok Sabha became a casualty of noisy protests by the AIADMK and TRS members yet again today as the House was adjourned for the day without transacting any business. The two notices of no confidence motion against the council of ministers were not taken up for the fourth day as Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said she could not proceed forward unless the House was in order.

  • NDA: Cracks are wide and visible

    The sudden acceleration of tempo in Andhra has snowballed into a major crisis for the Modi government. It is no longer about numbers, it is about a perception quotient, which the prime minister can afford to ignore only at a bigger political cost.

  • Receiving widespread support: Telangana CM KCR on third front idea

    Hyderabad: After announcing his national political ambition, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) on Sunday said his idea of non-Congress and non-Bharatiya Janata Party front was finding resonance among many regional leaders.

  • TRS, Telangana, Telangana Rashtriya Samiti, BJP, state assembly polls, loksabha, ram nath kovind

    Telangana Rashtriya Samiti supports BJP on issue of simultaneous Lok Sabha, state assembly polls

    Hyderabad: The ruling TRS in Telangana is on board with the BJP on the issue of simultaneous polls to Lok Sabha and state assemblies, a senior party leader has said. Telangana Rashtra Samiti floor leader in the Lok Sabha, A P Jithender Reddy, said that such a synchronised exercise will cut costs, save time and ensure governments focus on development. “We are for it,” Reddy told

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    Friends of TRS leader involved in drug racket: Digvijaya Singh

    Hyderabad: Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Thursday alleged that friends of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leader K.T. Rama Rao are involved in drug racket busted in Hyderabad. Without naming Rama Rao, the Congress General Secretary, who is in charge of the party affairs in Telangana, tweeted that influential friends of TRS heir apparent were involved.

  • Rahul likely to train guns on BJP, TRS at Telangana rally

    Hyderabad: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is expected to train his guns on the BJP-led government at the Centre and the TRS administration in Telangana when he addresses a public meeting near here tomorrow. The public meeting meeting will be held at Sangareddy town.

  • Telangana map redrawn adding 21 new districts

    Siddipet (Telangana), Nearly two-and-half years after it came into existence as India’s 29th state, Telangana’s map was redrawn on Tuesday with the creation of 21 new districts.

  • Running in flat shoes increases leg, foot muscles’ volume: study

    Hong Kong: Running in minimalist shoes can increase leg and foot muscle volume, finds a new study. The researchers for the study recruited 38 runners with an average age of 35, who have been running for six years on average with their traditional running shoes (TRS), footwear of heel-to-toe drop over 5 mm, with additional cushioning pad and artificial arch support, says IANS.

  • Double jolt for TDP in Telangana; floor leader, MLA join ruling TRS

    Hyderabad : In a major setback to TDP in Telangana, the party’s floor leader in Legislative Assembly Errabelli Dayakar Rao and another MLA Prakash Goud on joined the ruling TRS. Dayakar, a TDP veteran, and Goud joined the TRS in the presence of its president and Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao here on Wednesday night.

  • TRS wins Warangal LS bypoll with 4.6 lakh votes

    Warangal (Telangana): The ruling Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) today retained the Warangal (SC) Lok Sabha seat as its candidate Pasunoori Dayakar won by a massive margin of nearly 4.6 lakh votes. Dayakar polled 6,15,403 votes as he humbled Congress nominee and former Union Minister Sarve Satyanarayana (1,56,311) and BJP-TDP combine’s Pagidipati Devaiah (BJP) (1,30,178) in the November 21 bypoll, for which counting was taken up this morning.

  • TRS all set to retain Warangal Lok Sabha seat

    Hyderabad: The ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) is all set to retain Warangal Lok Sabha seat as its candidate has taken an unassailable lead.