articles by Madhusudhana Rao

India

Telangana's chilli crisis shows how state's myopic policy is ill equipped to deal with the problem of plenty

The farmers let their burning anger out by shouting anti-government slogans and smashing whatever came their way in protest against not getting remunerative price for their chilli harvest.

Politics

Nara Lokesh inducted into AP cabinet: Chandrababu Naidu's son is latest chapter of India's dynastic politics

When Nara Lokesh, son of Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu, took oath as a member of the legislative council, on 30 March in the upcoming new capital Amaravati, it was clear that the ceremony heralded the rise of the son in the 'Sunrise State'