M JAGANNATH

  • Two Cong MPs formally join Telangana Rashtra Samithi June 3, 2013

    Hyderabad: Congress MPs G Vivek, M Jagannath and senior party leader K Keshav Rao, who had quit the ruling party over Telangana issue, formally joined TRS on Sunday in the presence of its president K Chandrasekhar Rao at a public meeting in Hyderabad on Sunday evening. A few former ministers...
  • Blow to Congress in Andhra as Keshav Rao, 2 MPs decide to quit and join TRS May 30, 2013

    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, exRajya Sabha MP Keshav Rao said that he had issued an ultimatum to...
  • 3 Cong MPs threaten to quit over Telangana issue May 19, 2013

    Hyderabad: Three Congress MPs from Telangana region on Saturday said they would not hesitate to quit if the party leadership does not take a decision on statehood issue by May 30. The MPs M Jagannath, G Vivek and S Rajaiah met in Hyderabad and discussed the issue. Talking to...
  • TRS chief meets Congress leaders from Telangana region April 15, 2013

    Hyderabad: TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday met senior Congress leaders from Telangana region, triggering off speculation that some ruling party MPs might join the Telangana party ahead of next year's general polls. The TRS president went to the residence of senior Congress leader K Keshav Rao here and...
  • Telangana MPs force Lok Sabha's adjournment April 30, 2012

    New Delhi: MPs from Telangana regions of Andhra Pradesh indulged in slogan shouting and waved placards in Parliament once again on Monday forcing the adjournment of the Lok Sabha till 12 noon. The BJP asked the Congressled UPA government to explain its stand on the statehood issue. The MPs from the...
  • Suspended Telangana MPs block Parliament gate April 26, 2012

    New Delhi: After their suspension from Lok Sabha for obstructing proceedings, eight Congress MPs on Thursday protested by blocking Parliament's main gate for 30 minutes and raised proTelangana slogans. The suspended Congress members Ponnam Prabhakar, Madhu Yaskhi Goud, M Jagannath, KRG Reddy, G Viveknanda, Balram Naik, Sukender Reddy Gutha and...
  • Cong MPs raise Telangana issue in Parliament February 21, 2011

    New Delhi: The issue of separate Telangana was raised on the opening day of the Budget Session on Monday with about a dozen Congress MPs from Andhra Pradesh staging a dharna to protest absence of any mention of the issue in the President's address. They protested in front of Mahatma...
  • MP who slapped bank officer has fit of fury again July 19, 2009

    New Delhi: M Jagannath, the Congress MP from Andhra Pradesh, who embarrassed his party by slapping a bank manager last month, is one angry politician. Jagannath, MP from Nagarkurnool, became notorious when a video showing him slapping a bank manager in Mahbubnagar district for allegedly delaying loans to SC/ST beneficiaries was...