Sunday, 26 June, 2022

Topic: KCR

What is Telangana’s ‘GO 111’, and why its ‘end’ by KCR has put Nizam-era reservoirs at risk

In the state assembly, KCR said the government order issued in 1996 has become redundant now. At the time, the order sought to protect the Himayat Sagar and Osman Sagar reservoirs.

Not Mamata, not KCR, not Stalin — few opposition leaders have congratulated Kejriwal for AAP win

Pinarayi Vijayan, Naveen Patnaik, Hemant Soren also have not sent messages to Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal. Exceptions are NCP chief Sharad Pawar, Congress’ Tharoor and Milind Deora.

AAP hits out at KCR, calls him ‘Chhota Modi’, as Telangana CM seeks to forge Opposition front

The development comes at a time when the AAP is anticipating a victory in Punjab, and that Kejriwal, at this stage, is unlikely to join any opposition front.

Is TRS Prashant Kishor’s latest client? Strategist’s visit to KCR pet project deepens buzz

Political strategist Prashant Kishor says he is neither associated with TRS’ preparation for state polls nor KCR’s ambition for national role. But I-PAC team said to be at work on Telangana pitch.

Why Kumar Vishwas got ‘Y’ security, and Rajnath’s failure to identify jobless by their clothes

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Mamata leaves Congress out as she dials Opposition leaders for meeting of non-NDA CMs

‘TMC will go its way, Congress will go its way,’ says West Bengal CM as she approaches Stalin, KCR to unite non-BJP forces over 'curbs on state autonomy’.

KCR warns Modi to ‘be careful’, says ready to fight in national politics to break ‘Delhi Fort’

Slamming the NDA govt for failing to extend support for Telangana's development, K Chandrashekhar Rao said nobody was sacred of PM Modi's 'threats'.

‘Flown to Hyderabad for Third Front talks’ by KCR, why Tejashwi left Telangana CM guessing

Telangana CM K. Chandrashekar Rao is striving to form a non-BJP, non-Congress front at the national level. But Tejashwi Yadav’s ‘courtesy call’ is not believed to have yielded a positive result.

Why all BJP big guns, from Modi to Nadda, put weight behind Telangana chief after his arrest

Telangana BJP chief and MP Bandi Sanjay was arrested on 2 January while he was staging a protest against a govt order. Sections invoked included those for violating Covid-19 norms.

Meetings, weddings, condolence visits — KCR turns ‘social’ to tackle TRS discontent, BJP threat

After recent poll and bypoll losses and party members’ exits, CM has faced flak for being 'inaccessible' even to team members. He's now bringing about a change in behaviour.

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Not Russia, a point-less Wimbledon 2022 affects young tennis players most

Young underdogs have often defeated tennis titans. But Wimbledon 2022 removing ranking points sets them back instead of making a geopolitical impact.
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‘All about helping Rajni’ — tech gurus at iSPIRT quietly power India’s digital revolution

With the fictitious Rajni from rural India as its guiding light, iSPIRT has been using internet & software to change structure of country’s economy, with aim to improve quality of life.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.