Monthly Archives: August 2010

Andhra’s dark schools


By T S Sudhir Andhra Pradesh has 46300 government schools. Only 7300 of them … which means 15 per cent … have power supply. Some 6000 have had their power supply disconnected for many months, some even years for non-payment … Continue reading

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No getting away from Azad


By T S Sudhir Questions, questions and more questions confront the AP police regarding Maoist Azad’s alleged fake encounter in Adilabad forests on the night of July 1. The cops put up a brave front even as the post mortem … Continue reading

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Wombs in danger


By Uma Sudhir How uterus removal surgeries are a huge medical racket in Andhra Pradesh and making the big bucks are private clinics across the state. I travelled to Medak district for this report. http://www.ndtv.com/news/videos/video_player.php?id=160458 (video of my story aired … Continue reading

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Chiru’s 150th venture?


By T S Sudhir I wrote about in a blog many months back and now it seems certain that Chiranjeevi will be once again seen on the big screen. If he does, that will be his 150th film. His fans … Continue reading

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Checkmate, Anand


By T S Sudhir In the world of king, queens, rooks, pawns, bishops that Vishwanathan Anand lives in, this move by India’s bureaucracy was nothing but a foolish move. But Anand played it in his usual quiet, dignified manner, turning … Continue reading

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Congress hand can’t stop Jagan


By T S Sudhir Jagan’s defiance of the Congress high command makes most believe that September could ring in many changes in the Congress party and government in Andhra Pradesh. Also it needs to ensure that its house is in … Continue reading

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Sex, drugs and celebrity


By T S Sudhir The Telugu film industry is angry that the entire fraternity is being branded as a bunch of black sheep, many of who are into drugs. This even as the police claims it has been on this … Continue reading

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