Articles by GS Radhakrishna
Jan 03, 2018
Andhra Pradesh, Telangana fight over Godavari, Krishna waters, but who will save the rivers?In modern India, political regimes of Telangana and Andhra have fought tooth and nail for the monopoly of the water source of both rivers.
Dec 08, 2017
Osmania University students, Telangana govt on collision course as K Chandrasekhar Rao fails to deliver on jobsThe student–government rift intensified during the Diamond Jubilee and centenary celebrations of the university in 2015.
Dec 05, 2017
Battle against Naxalism: Andhra Pradesh security forces engage in psy-ops to gain strategic edge over MaoistsAndhra police have launched a counter-campaign against Maoists in the state to paralyse the front organisations of their sympathisers and activists.
Dec 02, 2017
With loss of spiritual charm and economic focus after Sathya Sai Baba's demise, Puttaparthi awaits a miracleEven six years since the death of Sathya Sai Baba, hailed by his devotees as a living god or bhagwan, the once small arid hamlet of Puttaparthi in Anantapur district is still mourning.
Nov 25, 2017
Hyderabad metro shows why development infrastructure should not be mixed up with politicsAs the future of Metro Rail in Hyderabad hangs in confusion, the project shows why politics of development, votes and heritage should not be mixed up.
Nov 21, 2017
Head priest of Tirumala's Venkateshwara Temple is taking on the management and all knives are outWhat began as a clash between religious rites and the IAS management of the country’s richest temple, has now descended into mudslinging between the head priest and the officers in charge of administration
Jul 19, 2017
Venkaiah Naidu's VP nomination shoulders BJP's southern ambitions, but here's why party's pick is disliked in Telugu circlesMuppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu, who turned 68 on 1 July, could be the last of the breed of troubleshooters who followed the Kamaraj model in South India politics. Many describe his nomination as NDA candidate for vice-president as a birthday gift for a person who has been in the rungs of power for over three decades and participated in successful NDA governments of Atal Bihari Vajpayee and now Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Jul 14, 2017
Hyderabad drug racket: How the city of pearls has turned into a flourishing narcotics hub"Drug-deliveries take place like pizza and biryani in workspaces, shopping malls, film theatres, schools and colleges,"
Jun 06, 2017
Miyapur land scam: Telangana no stranger to mafias; KCR orders ACB to monitor 142 sub-registrar officesOn the eve of the third anniversary of Telangana, the state police was caught up in a massive land scam where the sub-registrar of Kuttapally in Hyderabad.
May 24, 2017
Fee hike in AP, Telangana medical courses: Lobbying politicians force students to pay through their nosesAndhra Pradesh & Telangana governments join hands with private medical & dental colleges to impose up to 600 percent hike in fees for postgraduate seats.