Amarnath K Menon
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The writer is Senior Deputy Editor, India Today and is based in Hyderabad.

POLITICS

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Why the two Telugu states are clashing over Krishna waters

Andhra Pradesh and Telangana could lock horns at the Apex Council meeting of the Water Resources Ministry on August 5 over the sharing of Krishna waters.

VARIETY

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Why Telangana’s Covid-19 muddle is getting messier

Epidemiologists point out that Telangana now needs to enforce a comprehensive preventive strategy to arrest the transmission of the disease.

POLITICS

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How Chandrababu Naidu plans to oppose Jagan’s three-capital project

Jagan Mohan Reddy plans to have three capitals for the state for the decentralised and equitable development of all three regions. But the TDP is determined to scuttle it.

VARIETY

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How KCR made the right to farming easy in Telangana

KCR’s farmer-centric approach is to ensure that the state prospers through scientific crop cultivation based on expert advice.

POLITICS

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Why Jagan is pushing for tighter ecology by-laws in Andhra Pradesh

The state is concerned that the existing laws are oriented towards the issuance of clearance and no-objection certificates than ensuring strict compliance with the norms and environmental audit.

VARIETY

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Jagan wants more tests for Covid-19

Apart from the imported South Korean test kits, Andhra Pradesh is innovatively using TrueNat machines that are actually used for tuberculosis testing.

POLITICS

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Gadchiroli Maoist attack: This is no intelligence failure. This terrible attack was waiting to happen

Retaliatory strikes of this nature are commonplace in the tactics of the Left-wing extremists. But the Gadchiroli attack could have been avoided.

POLITICS

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How KCR is betting on sop-saturation strategy to take on the 'Praja Kutami'

Another term is not only what KCR has his eyes on. He wants his son KTR to slip into the saddle.

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Telangana Assembly polls: Can the Congress-led grand alliance defeat KCR's TRS?

Congress steered praja kutami (people’s alliance) is determined to dislodge the TRS in the first-ever assembly election in the state.

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Telangana Assembly Election 2018: Why Chandrababu Naidu does not want to bargain hard with Congress

Naidu is eyeing a grand alliance in Telangana which will provide him mileage in both Lok Sabha 2019 and Andhra Pradesh Assembly elections.