Jagan Mohan Reddy surpasses father YSR with 22 LS, 151 Assembly seats in Andhra, dashes Naidu's state, national ambitions
YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's YSRC defeated N Chandrbabu Naidu's TDP in both the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Andhra Pradesh, turning Naidu's hopes of playing kingmaker in New Delhi to dust
Telangana student suicides: Activists allege private college lobby controls state board; raise doubt over IT firm that handled results
The intermediate boards in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in under a massive credibility crisis due to their failure to ensure a fool-proof mechanism in conducting examinations without leakage of question papers, and an error-free evaluation and grading process.
19 Telangana students commit suicide in a week after 'goof-ups' in intermediate exam results; parents blame software firm
Students and parents in Telangana squarely blamed the firm for the blunders that found their way into tabulation and preparation of marks memos.
K Chandrashekhar Rao pitches for federal front, but regional parties' diverse interests may put a spanner
Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has attempted to stitch a federal front consisting of regional players. However, this is fraught with risks.
South India's politics set for churn as pro-establishment filmstars Rajini, Pawan Kalyan take on rationalists Kamal Haasan, Prakash Raj
Unlike Rajini and Pawan, the politics pursued by Kamal Haasan and Prakash Raj are staunchly anti-BJP. This is causing a polarisation of politics between the Right and Left wing groups in these states
"Social Engineering" may replace regional sentiment in the 2019 election in Andhra, Telangana. The upcoming 2019 general election is poised to witness a paradigm shift.