Monthly Archives: July 2010

Telangana’s Super Friday


By T S Sudhir The people of Telangana have filled full tank petrol in Chandrasekhar Rao’s ambassador car. On what was a super Friday, KCR’s Telangana Rashtra Samiti’s latest resignation drama was declared a superhit at the electoral box-office. This … Continue reading

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DS ka number aayega?


By T S Sudhir We drove directly to the polling station in Nizamabad town, where Dharmapuri Srinivas was to vote. It was a health centre on which was written `Be Bold’. Srinivas has been bold indeed. Some call him desperate. … Continue reading

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`No power to the people’


By Uma Sudhir This is the video of the half-hour special report `No power to the people?’ telecast on NDTV 24×7 on Monday 26 July 2010.  This is on how thermal power plants are making the people of the coastal … Continue reading

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Paradise Lost


By Uma Sudhir “I wish we were not connected by the National Highway, we did not have a rail link and we were not so close to the sea.” This was our local escort Ramu thinking aloud as we drove … Continue reading

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Srikakulam battle far from over


By Uma Sudhir The battle in Sompeta against the NCC’s thermal power plant far from over. http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/srikakulam-battle-far-from-over-39342 (video of my story aired on NDTv 24×7 on 24 July 2010)

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Out of the box


By T S Sudhir A once-upon-a-time familiar sight in Indian elections will make a reappearance this Tuesday in five assembly constituencies in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh. The ballot box. That’s because K Chandrasekhar Rao, the TRS chief, does … Continue reading

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Anatomy of Babhli dispute


  By T S Sudhir The anatomy of the Maharashtra-Andhra Pradesh dispute over Babhli http://www.ndtv.com/news/videos/video_player.php?id=153514 (video of the story and the history of the dipute aired on NDTV 24×7)

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