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Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) working president KT Rama Rao said that the BJP government was on a selling spree.(File Photo)

GHMC polls: BJP only knows ‘jumla’ and ‘hamla’, says KTR on last day of campaign

By Asian News International | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar | Hyderabad
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2020 06:17 AM IST
Commenting on Amit Shah’s statement that no communal riots took place in the county, the TRS leader reminded the home minister that communal clashes took place in Delhi during US President Donald Trump’s visit right under the Centre’s police jurisdiction
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The TRS’ KT Rama Rao said the reason why the BJP should not win the GHMC elections was that it would create communal disturbances in the city. (Photo @KTRTRS)
The TRS’ KT Rama Rao said the reason why the BJP should not win the GHMC elections was that it would create communal disturbances in the city. (Photo @KTRTRS)

‘Why is BJP talking about Bin Laden, Pakistan in Hyderabad polls’: KTR

By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 07:58 PM IST
Telangana BJP president on Tuesday kicked up a controversy stating that if his party captured power in Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation in the December 1 elections, it would carry out “surgical strikes” on the Muslim-dominated old city of Hyderabad to drive away Rohingyas.
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The Telangana Rashtriya Samiti (TRS) leader said that people here must understand, people of different religions are living together for many years.
The Telangana Rashtriya Samiti (TRS) leader said that people here must understand, people of different religions are living together for many years.

Is Hyderabad in Pakistan, asks KTR after Telangana BJP chief’s ‘surgical strike’ remark

By Asian News International | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar | Hyderabad
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 11:33 AM IST
Earlier on Tuesday, the Telangana BJP President Kumar said that the TRS and AIMIM were trying to win GHMC polls with Rohingyas, Pakistani and Afghanistani voters.
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In light of the growing number of Covid-19 cases in the state, enquiries about the minister’s health gathered pace. (HT photo)
In light of the growing number of Covid-19 cases in the state, enquiries about the minister’s health gathered pace. (HT photo)

A sneezing KTR at state function causes flutter in Telangana

By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON MAY 12, 2020 05:24 PM IST
Videos of KTR, son of chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, frequently sneezing into his towel went viral on social media. The minister seemed in a bit of discomfort while attending a series of programmes and interacting with officials.
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According to the 2018-19 figures, Hyderabad has 1,500 companies employing 5,43,033 people.(HT File Photo)
According to the 2018-19 figures, Hyderabad has 1,500 companies employing 5,43,033 people.(HT File Photo)

Covid-19 lockdown: As layoff fears loom over IT sector, Telangana urges Centre to act

By Indo Asian News Service | Hyderabad
PUBLISHED ON MAY 02, 2020 10:01 AM IST
Telangana information technology minister KT Rama Rao has written to Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, suggesting a series of measures to help the SMEs in the IT sector.
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Chiranjeevi nominated Rajinikanth after taking the challenge himself.
Chiranjeevi nominated Rajinikanth after taking the challenge himself.

Chiranjeevi takes the BeTheRealMan challenge, nominates Rajinikanth, KTR

By Karthik Kumar | Hindustan Times, Chennai
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2020 03:20 PM IST
Chiranjeevi successfully did his bit in the ongoing BeTheRealMan challenge and posted of video of vacuum cleaning and making ‘pesarattu’, an Andhra dish.
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Telangana Rashtra Samithi working president KT Rama Rao with sister Kalvakuntla Kavitha. (HT photo)
Telangana Rashtra Samithi working president KT Rama Rao with sister Kalvakuntla Kavitha. (HT photo)

Virat Kohli haircut inspires Telangana’s KTR. His sister has a hilarious response

By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2020 10:56 PM IST
One of KTR’s followers, Sharath Chandra posted a message on Twitter seeking to know whether the Telangana government would open barber shops after April 20.
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Former Team India captain Mohammad Azharuddin after being elected as the president of the Hyderabad Cricket Association in Hyderabad on Friday.(PTI PHOTO.)
Former Team India captain Mohammad Azharuddin after being elected as the president of the Hyderabad Cricket Association in Hyderabad on Friday.(PTI PHOTO.)

Amid speculation over defection to TRS, Azharuddin meets KTR

By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2019 09:19 PM IST
The meeting took place a day after Azhar, who is presently Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) working president, got elected as president of the Hyderabad Cricket Association. The other elected members of the HCA also joined Azhar in the meeting with KTR.
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The TRS, which expected to win 16 out of 17 Lok Sabha seats in the state and play the role of kingmaker in Delhi in the event of a hung parliament, won nine seats.(PTI)
The TRS, which expected to win 16 out of 17 Lok Sabha seats in the state and play the role of kingmaker in Delhi in the event of a hung parliament, won nine seats.(PTI)

On possibility of joining NDA, TRS says will maintain ‘neutral stand’

By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2019 08:59 PM IST
Stating that there was no invitation from Delhi for the TRS to join the NDA, KTR said the party would never compromise on fighting with the Centre on the issues concerning Telangana.
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You do get chaat in South Indian cities, but it’s always treated like an import(iStock)
You do get chaat in South Indian cities, but it’s always treated like an import(iStock)

Chaat: From UP to Mumbai to the South

By Vir Sanghvi | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2019 10:44 PM IST
Why does South India have no chaat tradition? And is it now importing one from Mumbai?
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KTR, as Rama Rao is popularly known, said there was no scope for tampering with the EVMs, and remarked that if this had happened, people would have revolted.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
KTR, as Rama Rao is popularly known, said there was no scope for tampering with the EVMs, and remarked that if this had happened, people would have revolted.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 - Chandrababu Naidu’s doubts on EVMs out of fear of defeat: KTR

By Indo Asian News Service | Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON APR 14, 2019 10:23 PM IST
Reacting to Naidu leading a campaign along with some other parties against the EVMs, Rao wondered how Naidu, who had won the 2014 elections with EVMs, could now be saying that these can be tampered with.
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The total strength of the Telangana cabinet has gone up to 12 after the induction of the new ministers(HT Photo)
The total strength of the Telangana cabinet has gone up to 12 after the induction of the new ministers(HT Photo)

KCR expands cabinet after 67 days; leaves out son, nephew

UPDATED ON FEB 19, 2019 02:57 PM IST
KCR’s son KT Rama Rao and nephew and Siddipet MLA T Harish Rao, who held important portfolios of information technology and irrigation respectively in the previous cabinet, were left out this time.
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In a sudden and swift development, Telangana Rashtra Samithi president and chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Friday appointed his son and Siricilla MLA KT Rama Rao as the working president of the party(PTI Photo)
In a sudden and swift development, Telangana Rashtra Samithi president and chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Friday appointed his son and Siricilla MLA KT Rama Rao as the working president of the party(PTI Photo)

To focus on national politics, KCR elevates son KT Rama Rao in big party rejig after Telangana sweep

UPDATED ON DEC 14, 2018 06:15 PM IST
It is for the first time in the 14-year history of the TRS that the post of a working president has been created with KCR, as he is popularly known, running the party single-handedly as all the while.
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Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday termed Telangana chief minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao and his family as “Ali Baba Aur 4 Chor”.(PTI)
Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday termed Telangana chief minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao and his family as “Ali Baba Aur 4 Chor”.(PTI)

Navjot Singh Sidhu terms KCR family as ‘Ali Baba Aur 4 Chor’

By Indo Asian News Service | Hyderabad
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2018 09:53 AM IST
The cricketer-turned-politician said Telangana was a revenue surplus state but under KCR it had gone under debt of Rs 2.20 lakh crore because “a family is feeding rampantly on the resources”.
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Four people sustained minor burns after some helium balloons burst into flames minutes before a roadshow of TRS leader KT Rama Rao commenced in Hyderabad, the police said Saturday.(File Photo)
Four people sustained minor burns after some helium balloons burst into flames minutes before a roadshow of TRS leader KT Rama Rao commenced in Hyderabad, the police said Saturday.(File Photo)

Telangana assembly election 2018: Helium balloons explode before KTR’s roadshow, 4 injured

By Press Trust of India | Hyderabad
PUBLISHED ON NOV 24, 2018 10:15 PM IST
A group of Telanaga Rashtra Samithi supporters were trying to release the balloons when it exploded resulting in fire and creating panic, police said.
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File photo of KT Rama Rao meeting
File photo of KT Rama Rao meeting

KCR’s son, daughter-in-law own total assets worth over Rs 40 crore

By Asian News International | Hyderabad
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2018 03:35 PM IST
KTR’s wife K Shailima is richer than him as the Telangana IT Minister, in his affidavit mentioned that his wife owns assets worth over Rs 35.98 crore.
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KT Rama Rao(HT File Photo)
KT Rama Rao(HT File Photo)

Three-time winner KT Rama Rao faces an uphill electoral challenge

By Srinivasa Rao Aaparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2018 12:07 AM IST
The 42-year-old IT and industries minister KT Rama Rao won his first election in 2009 on a wafer thin majority of 171 votes over KK Mahender Reddy, a former TRS politician who fought as an Independent.
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