Kt Rama Rao

  • Doubt over Cong-TRS merger as majority favours alliance: KTR Rao 24-02-2014 01:47 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress and the TRS merger may not happen in Telangana as both the parties are having a second thought after the local leaders expressed fears that it will cede the opposition space to BJP and TDP in the new state. The parties are likely to go for...
  • Telangana back to haunt Congress, Cabinet discusses the matter 05-12-2013 06:55 PM

    Hyderabad: The creation of Telangana was back to haunt the Congress with the Union Cabinet meeting on Thursday evening to disuss the final draft report prepared by the Group of Ministers. Earlier, no consensus was reached at the Congress Core Group meeting on the inclusion of two Rayalaseema districts in...
  • Telangana: Bandh hits normal life as Cabinet prepares to table draft 05-12-2013 01:18 PM

    Hyderabad: As the final Telangana draft report prepared by the Congress Group of Ministers is likely to be placed before the Cabinet on Thursday, Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) has called for a bandh against the proposal to merge two districts of Rayalaseema in Andhra Pradesh with the proposed state. Services...
  • Telangana: Will the Centre act against Naidu after Jagan? 10-10-2013 11:24 AM

    New Delhi: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday entered the fourth day of his indefinite fast in New Delhi against the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. A team of doctors from Apollo Hospital and RML hospital examined Naidu. Delhi police ACP Anand Prakash was also present at the...
  • Telangana leaders demand CM be sacked, accuse him of stoking protests 08-10-2013 07:57 AM

    New Delhi/Hyderabad: Even as Andhra Pradesh remains on the edge with protests against the state's bifurcation, Telangana leaders are now demanding that Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy be sacked. TRS leaders have even demanded that President's rule be imposed in the state if need be. Speaking to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep...
  • Telangana: Is a divided Andhra in the interest of the nation? 03-10-2013 10:05 PM

    IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai talked to Telangana Rashtriya Samiti MLA KT Rama Rao over the Cabinet approval for Telangana and making Hyderabad as the joint capital for both Telangana and Seemandhra for 10 years. ...
  • Making Hyderabad Telangana's capital a welcome move: KT Rama Rao 03-10-2013 12:28 PM

    TRS leader KT Rama Rao has said that the move to make Hyderabad Telanagan's capital is welcome as long as the Cabinet note follows the CWC directive. He said, "Administratively we wanted Hyderabad under Telangana if it's a common capital. We demand that the government fulfills the promises it made."...
  • Telangana activists try to enter Andhra Assembly, taken into custody 14-06-2013 11:09 AM

    Hyderabad: The action is hotting up in Hyderabad, where two rebel Telangana Congress MPs G Viveka and Manda Jagannath have courted arrest even as hundreds of pro-Telangana activists have been taken into protective custody. A group of protesters tried to force their way to the Andhra Pradesh Assembly but were...
  • Blow to Congress in Andhra as Keshav Rao, 2 MPs decide to quit and join TRS 30-05-2013 05:52 PM

    New Delhi: In a major jolt to the Congress in Andhra Pradesh, Keshav Rao, the party's most prominent face in Telangana, threatened to quit along with two MPs, Dr M Jagannath and Dr Gaddam Vivekanand. Speaking to reporters, ex-Rajya Sabha MP Keshav Rao said that he had issued an ultimatum...
  • Blow to Cong in AP as 3 MPs decide to quit, join TRS 30-05-2013 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: In a major jolt to the Congress in Andhra Pradesh, Keshav Rao, the party's most prominent face in Telangana, threatened to quit along with two other MPs, Dr M Jagannath and Dr Gaddam Vivekanand. Speaking to reporters, Keshav Rao said that he had issued an ultimatum to the...
  • Centre delays decision on Telangana, seeks more time for 'consultation' 27-01-2013 09:57 PM

    Ghulam Nabi Azad, Congress incharge of Andhra Pradesh's political affairs, said that the UPA Government needs more time to decide on the issue of separate statehood. ...
  • Telangana leaders call for bandh on Monday 16-10-2011 08:00 AM

    New Delhi: Pro-Telangana groups have called for a bandh on Monday after the state government clamped down on the agitation. Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K Chandrashekhar Rao's son KT Rama Rao was arrested on Saturday and released on bail on Sunday. TRS MP Vijayashanti was also granted bail on...
  • Telangana protestors clash with police, detained 28-09-2011 11:35 AM

    Hyderabad: In the continuing Telangana protests, clashes broke out between protestors and police in Hyderabad on Wednesday. Police detained three TRS workers for disrupting traffic. TRS MLA KT Rama Rao appealed to the Centre to intervene in the issue immediately. "The state government is trying to press the democratic struggle....
  • Telangana agitation will bring benefits: TRS MLA 25-09-2011 10:12 AM

    TRS MLA KT Rama Rao says that the inconvenience being caused by the Telangana agitation will lead to permanent benefits. ...
  • War of words between TRS, TDP over Telangana 26-05-2011 05:12 PM

    Hyderabad: The war of words between TRS and TDP intensified on Thursday with the former attacking the Chandrababu Naidu-led party over the Telangana issue. Taking exception to the sharp criticism by TDP leaders at a pro-Telangana meeting at Karimnagar on Wednesday, TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao's son and MLA KT...
  • Want Telangana with Hyderabad as capital: TRS 06-01-2011 01:50 PM

    Hyderabad: Asserting that nothing short of Telangana with Hyderabad as its capital will be acceptable to the party, the Telangana Rashtra Samiti on Thursday hoped that "wisdom would prevail" on the Centre to make a "right choice" on the separate statehood issue. "We are told that the Srikrishna Committee has...