P Krishnamurthy 

P Krishnamurthy is a Deputy Editor of NewsTap. He is a journalist based out of Hyderabad and has over 15 years of experience as a correspondent in print, television and new media streams. He gained prominence as the Bureau Chief for Republic TV in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. He prominently writes on politics, city news and sports. He worked previously in The Hindustan Times, NDTV, TV9 Telugu, The New Indian Express and The Hans India.

    Read All Stories
    YSRCP Mandapeta candidate Thota Trimurthulu sentenced in 1996 Dalits tonsure case, gets bail

    YSRCP Mandapeta candidate Thota Trimurthulu sentenced in 1996 Dalits tonsure case, gets bail

    16 April 2024 9:35 AM GMT

    The case was pending for the last 28 years. On December 28, 1996, Thota Trimurthulu and others allegedly forcibly tonsured the heads of five Dalits to insult them.

    Filing of nominations in AP, Telangana to begin on April 18 even as candidates yet to receive B-forms

    Filing of nominations in AP, Telangana to begin on April 18 even as candidates yet to receive B-forms

    16 April 2024 7:25 AM GMT

    Elections across the country are about to take place in seven phases. Voting in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana would be held on May 13.

    More trouble for ex-MLAs son; Raheel now accused in another accident in Jubilee Hills

    More trouble for ex-MLA's son; Raheel now accused in another accident in Jubilee Hills

    16 April 2024 5:35 AM GMT

    Raheel was added as an accused in a car accident couple of years ago on Jubilee Hills Road Number 45.

    Nagarjunasagar residents fume as taps run dry, Krishna water remains inaccessible

    Nagarjunasagar residents fume as taps run dry, Krishna water remains inaccessible

    15 April 2024 7:11 PM GMT

    Frustrated by their plight, people have now resorted to lining up water bottles and drums in front of their houses and pump sets.

    Revanth vows to waive Rs 2 lakh farm loan by Aug 15; Harish credits BRS for it

    Revanth vows to waive Rs 2 lakh farm loan by Aug 15; Harish credits BRS for it

    15 April 2024 5:46 PM GMT

    BRS leader Harish Rao said that the promise to implement the loan waiver before August 15 was only to deceive people to get votes in the upcoming elections.

    Won’t be cowed down by attacks; Ill-treatment of poor by Chandrababu deeper wound, says YS Jagan

    Won’t be cowed down by attacks; Ill-treatment of poor by Chandrababu deeper wound, says YS Jagan

    15 April 2024 2:27 PM GMT

    "The wound on my forehead avoided hitting the temple area directly impacting my eye. This only means that there are greater plans in store for your child, as scripted by God," Jagan said.

    ECI seizes Rs 4,600 cr at Rs 100 cr every day since March 1; Gujarat tops charts with Rs 605 cr

    ECI seizes Rs 4,600 cr at Rs 100 cr every day since March 1; Gujarat tops charts with Rs 605 cr

    15 April 2024 11:07 AM GMT

    During the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the entire seizure was Rs 3,475 crore. The most shocking aspect is that the first phase of polling hasn't even started which is scheduled on April 19.

    Siddipet farmers send postcards to Revanth Reddy, warn backlash in Lok Sabha polls if Congress govt doesnt fulfill promises

    Siddipet farmers send postcards to Revanth Reddy, warn backlash in Lok Sabha polls if Congress govt doesn't...

    15 April 2024 9:28 AM GMT

    The farmers made it clear in their letters to Revanth Reddy that failure to fulfill these promises would result in significant repercussions in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

    Minor boy died by suicide by jumping from high-rise building in Hyderabad

    Man sells family property, depressed father jumps off 10th floor of apartment in Attapur

    11 April 2024 3:53 PM GMT

    Family members of Agarwal shared that the deceased was depressed after his son sold all the property he acquired.

    YSRCP releases full version of Jaananna Siddham song on social media

    YSRCP releases full version of 'Jaananna Siddham' song on social media

    11 April 2024 3:24 PM GMT

    The idea of the song is to reiterate everyone’s trust — be it women, men, the elderly and the youth- in Chief Minister Jagan and his Government at the end of his first stint.

    After ED, CBI now arrests Kavitha in Delhi Liquor Scam case

    After ED, CBI now arrests Kavitha in Delhi Liquor Scam case

    11 April 2024 9:19 AM GMT

    The arrest on Thursday comes two days after the CBI informed a Delhi court that it had questioned Kavitha in Tihar Jail.

    YS Viveka murder accused moves HC against Naidu, Sharmila for fake propaganda on case

    YS Viveka murder accused moves HC against Naidu, Sharmila for fake propaganda on case

    10 April 2024 5:49 PM GMT

    Dastagiri accused the TDP of leveraging the case for vested political interests and demanded accountability from YS Sunitha, YS Sharmila, and B.Tech Ravi.