Articles by Y Maheswara Reddy
Jul 13, 2018
India's water crisis: Andhra Pradesh's Hindupur gets clean drinking water once in 10-15 days while authorities play blame gameHindupur is one of the taluks in four districts of Andhra Pradesh’s Rayalaseema region that is facing acute shortage of drinking water. The scarcity is such in this taluk town of Anantapur district, which is known for its tamarind and silk business, that drinking water is reportedly supplied once in 10-15 days.
Jul 11, 2018
Bengaluru conservancy workers remain unpaid for 5 months; civic officials claim all authorised employees received wagesDistressed by the non-payment of wages for over five months, a 37-year-old conservancy worker consumed poison and killed himself in Bengaluru's Guttahalli area on Sunday
Jun 13, 2018
Karnataka polls: AIMEP candidates in heavy debt; party says protesting leaders resorting to blackmailThe All India Mahila Empowerment Party (AIMEP), launched by businesswoman Dr Nowhera Shaik, managed to capture a fair share of the spotlight.
May 17, 2018
Karnataka election results: Bengaluru outcome reflects the state's emerging political balanceOf the 26 seats for which Assembly elections were held in Bengaluru urban district, the Congress won 13 seats, the BJP 11 seats and the JD(S) two
May 09, 2018
After Karnataka elections, Siddaramaiah will neither be CM nor an MLA: JD(S)' HD Kumaraswamy tells FirstpostIn the run-up to the Karnataka Assembly polls on 12 May, HD Kumaraswamy asserts he will not play the kingmaker in case of a hung verdict, but will emerge as the king himsel
May 07, 2018
Bengaluru street vendors yet to get a cooperative society to look after their interestsVendors unable to avail bank loans in absence of ID cards to be issued by BBMP
May 01, 2018
Karnataka polls: We provide ammunition for Congress' campaign, says AICC research dept chairman Rajeev GowdaIn a candid chat, AICC research department chairman MV Rajeev Gowda talked about the Karnataka polls, Congress' campaign and his department's role.
Apr 30, 2018
Karnataka polls: Politicians employing religious gimmicks, treating voters like beggars, says Nidumamidi Mutt’s Veerabhadra SwamiNidumamidi Mutt’s Veerabhadra Swami talks about the Karnataka polls at a time when spiritual heads of state are in election spotlight like never before.
Apr 11, 2018
Bengaluru anthropologist found: CCTV footage helped track Atreyee Majumdar to a local five-star hotel, says policeThe Marathahalli Police on Wednesday traced Atreyee Majumdar, an anthropologist who went missing on 4 April, to Hotel Taj Vivanta on MG Road in Bengaluru.
Apr 06, 2018
Karnataka Election 2018: Lingayats will teach Congress and Siddaramaiah lesson of a lifetime, says BS Yeddyurappa'BJP has never used religion or caste to win elections. We believe in nationalism. For us, everyone is a proud child of Mother India," says BS Yeddyurappa, BJP's chief ministerial candidate in poll-bound Karnataka