Washington: As the US whistleblower accused President Barack Obama of worsening “abusive” practices, Obama defended extensive surveillance of US communications, saying it had disrupted multiple terrorist plots and had adequate checks and balances. Reacting to Edward Snowden’s charges that expanded surveillance programmes instead of curtailing them as he promised as a candidate, he asserted that [...]
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In its bid to enthuse grassroots party workers before the 2014 elections, the Congress plans to hold a series of regional conventions across the State. After giving his opinion on Telangana to the Central leaders, Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and the party machinery are getting busy to enthuse grassroots workers with a series [...]
Congress leader TG Venkatesh from Rayalaseema region says he will not mind quitting Congress if statehood is given to Telangana.
The three-day festival will be held at the three historic symbols of the Kakatiya dynasty, and will feature performances by famous artistes. The Telangana region is gearing up for the historic Kakatiya celebrations from today. Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy, along with Union tourism minister K Chiranjeevi, will inaugurate the three-day gala in Warangal [...]
When the whole governmental machinery and judiciary failed him, he turned to God, and He helped him! This is what former excise minister Mopidevi Venkataramana must be thinking now. Mopidevi, one of the first to be lodged in the central jail in the Vanpic deal case has not been granted bail since his arrest in [...]
Rao wants top leaders of each party to be present at the all-party meeting on Telangana, not the mid-level leaders. TRS president K Chandrasekhara Rao’s demand to others parties to send their presidents for the all-party meet, not the minions, has caught them off guard. He wants the mainstream parties — the Congress, the TDP [...]