Dhinakaran's expose has hit OPS' stature in AIADMK; move strengthens EPS ahead of Madras HC ruling on disqualified MLAs
Chief minister E Palaniswami will have reason to be pleased with Friday's developments as TTV Dhinakaran's expose hsa diminished the stature of OPS, his main competitor within the party and the government
Ahead of Telangana election, KCR ramps up campaign against Chandrababu Naidu with tried and tested weapons
Over the past two days, KCR has called his former boss in the Telugu Desam a 'Telangana drohi', traitor, thief, backstabber, wicked person and several other terms of abuse
With NOTA, Vijay Devarakonda is all set to conquer Tamil audiences; what makes the young star so popular?
In an industry infamous for nepotism, Vijay Devarakonda seemed like that breath of fresh air. He is now set to make his Tamil debut with NOTA.
NOTA, Bharat Ane Nenu, Nene Raju Nene Mantri: Tracing South Indian cinema's obsession with political drama
Ahead of Vijay Devarakonda-starrer NOTA, a look at why South Indian cinema, Telugu and Tamil in particular, are fascinated by political films.
Democracy 'buy' the people in Telangana?: Video of TRS candidate offering money to voters leaves Opposition fuming
Bribing voters at election time is not as widespread in Telangana as it is in some other states. But this election promises to be different.
Chekka Chivantha Vaanam is like a game of chess played by Mani Ratnam: Ambition trumps morality in this gangster saga
Don't ask who the hero is in Mani Ratnam's Chekka Chivantha Vaanam (CCV). There is none. Who are the villains in the movie? There are none either.
Man hacked to death on busy Telangana road: Law and order situation deteriorating, little fear of police and judiciary
If eyewitnesses are to be believed, three policemen sat in the vehicle instead of intervening. Why didn't they act?
Jaganmohan Reddy on way to do a YSR with 3,000-km padayatra, but is it enough to pip Chandrababu Naidu in Andhra Pradesh?
Jagan is hoping the anti-incumbency against the TDP rule, anger against many unkept promises, inability to get special category status for Andhra Pradesh, allegations of corruption would come home to roost Chandrababu Naidu.
Telangana honour killing: Subhash Sharma, who allegedly killed Pranay Kumar for Rs 1 cr, is a living imprint of contract killers
The police say Subhash Sharma fits the bill usually associated with an archetypal hired killer. Such men often hail from impoverished backgrounds, depend on drugs or alcohol or both and are school dropouts.
Since the formation of Telangana in 2014, there have been seen 19 incidents of caste-based killings, according to the CPM-affiliated Inter-caste Marriages Federation.
Telangana polls: BJP borrows from Hyderabad history to recast Modi as Vallabhbhai Patel, paints KCR as 'new Nizam'
The BJP is positioning itself as the force that will liberate Hyderabad State, which is pretty much modern-day Telangana, from the rule of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi
Rana Daggubati on playing Chandrababu Naidu in NTR biopic: Would have agreed to be present in even one shot
NTR biopic explores the story of the greatest Telugu man who lived, says Rana Daggubati
Mahakutami in Telangana: TDP-Congress history, alliance math and anti-incumbency may topple KCR regime
In Telangana, it is a fight for existence for the TDP that has lost 12 of its 15 MLAs to the TRS in the last four years. For the Congress, it is an effort to ensure K Chandrasekhar Rao does not gain by the split in the anti-TRS vote. The hope is that alliance arithmetic plus anti-incumbency against KCR will have a reasonable chance to cause an upset in Telangana.
The Nizam Museum heist: The tale of two thieves who breached heavy security apparatus to steal gold tiffin box
Mir Osman Ali Khan, the seventh Nizam of Hyderabad, never ate his food from the gold tiffin box that was stolen from the Nizam's museum
Tamil Nadu governor in tough spot over Rajiv Gandhi assassination case as AIADMK seeks to stand up to BJP
What will Governor Banwarilal Purohit do now? It is highly unlikely that he will go purely by the recommendation of the Tamil Nadu cabinet.
KCR dissolves Telangana Assembly: Congress apprehensive, can't be sure of Trojan horses in its stable
With K Chandrasekhar Rao dissolving Telangana Legislative assembly, paving the way for early polls in the state, many in the opposition Congress are tentative, unsure of the Trojan horses in their stable.
Gutkha scam: CBI raids on minister C Vijaya Baskar, DGP TK Rajendran reveal how graft has gripped Tamil Nadu
The gutkha scam was unearthed in 2016 when I-T teams raided the premises of a pan masala and gutkha manufacturer in Tamil Nadu who had been facing charges of tax evasion to the tune of Rs 250 crore.
Narendra Modi, Amit Shah unlikely to oppose KCR's plan to advance Telangana Assembly polls: Here's why
On Sunday night, a few hours after KCR addressed the TRS public meeting on the outskirts of Hyderabad, leaders of the Telangana BJP were closeted with Amit Shah, their national president at the city airport
Lois Sofia-Tamilisai Soundararajan face-off: If the word 'fascist' is in your vocabulary, you are probably a terrorist
On Monday, Lois Sofia, a post-doctoral research scholar in Mathematics on a flight from Chennai to Tuticorin, raised anti-BJP slogans in the presence of the party's Tamil Nadu unit president, Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan. Could Soundararajan have handled it differently? Most certainly, yes. Politicians are expected to have a more thick skin when confronted with dissent.
Scale of KCR's planned rally hints at Telangana CM's Delhi ambitions, aims to dwarf Congress in state
At this TRS rally in Hyderabad, Chief Minister KCR is expected to announce the dissolution of the Telangana Assembly to hold the state elections in November-December.