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Siddaramaiah steals the show in Karnataka’s electoral theatre


By T S Sudhir Score : Siddaramaiah 2.5, Yeddyurappa 0.5 If you wonder what I am talking about, it is real score card after the byelections to three seats in the Karnataka assembly. The results announced today saw the Congress … Continue reading

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Notes from polling day


By T S Sudhir My previous blog that talked about a neck-and-neck fight in Seemandhra with a slight edge to Naidu, exposed me to much abuse from YSR Congress. Not that TDP supporters are any better. You say anything remotely … Continue reading

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Battle for Andhra Pradesh : Naidu vs Jagan


By T S Sudhir Disclaimer : This post is not about predicting who will win the battle for the residuary state of Andhra Pradesh. At least I will not stick my neck out in public because in the age of … Continue reading

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Telangana’s tryst with destiny, via EVM


By T S Sudhir   The Modi-fication of Nizamabad is the first thing that strikes you the moment you step into Nizamabad. Look in any direction and you will find Narendra Modi staring at you, the slogan by his side … Continue reading

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What’s cooking between Modi and Nagarjuna?


By T S Sudhir Just why did Telugu superstar Akkineni Nagarjuna go all the way to Ahmedabad to visit Narendra Modi? The visit raised eyebrows because it came just days after Congress leader Chiranjeevi’s actor-brother Pawan Kalyan had called on … Continue reading

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BJP unwilling to let Chandrababu Naidu dictate terms


  By T S Sudhir The talks between the BJP and the Telugu Desam for an alliance in both Telangana and Seemandhra have hit a roadblock over the number of seats each partner should contest. The Telangana unit of the … Continue reading

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Why Salman Khan is not `Wanted’ by the Owaisis


By T S Sudhir Move over Salman Rushdie, the All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen (AIMIM) has a new Salman to practise darts on. Salman Khan aka Sallu Bhai. Ever since Salman Khan kept his commitment to indulge in kite-flying with Narendra Modi … Continue reading

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