Kiran Reddy

  • Hope to see Telugu people unite one day: Kiran Reddy 22-03-2014 07:39 PM

    With Telangana set to become a reality in just over two months, Jai Samaikhyandhra Party founder and former Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Saturday expressed the hope the Telugu people will unite one day. "I hope the Telugu people will unite again one day," Reddy said even as...
  • Former Andhra CM Kiran Reddy names his party 'Jai Samaikyandhra Party' 10-03-2014 07:07 PM

    Hyderabad: Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy has named his new party 'Jai Samaikyandhra Party'. Reddy who had quit Congress following the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh had floated his party last week. Kiran who was known as a staunch Congress loyalist had openly rebelled against party's decision to...
  • Andhra Pradesh heading for President's Rule? 19-02-2014 10:59 PM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh may be heading for President's Rule as the Congress is not likely to name a successor to N. Kiran Kumar Reddy, who resigned as chief minister on Wednesday to protest against the state's break up. The Congress leadership has not taken a final decision as it is...
  • Telangana fallout: Kiran Reddy to resign as Andhra Pradesh CM tomorrow morning 18-02-2014 09:30 PM

    Hyderabad: Ending speculations of whether the Congress will expel Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister or if he would himself step down, reports suggest that Kiran Kumar Reddy will tender resignation as the CM on Wednesday morning. Reddy had openly rebelled against his party, Congress over division of Andhra Pradesh. He had...
  • Kiran Reddy may resign, launch new political party: Ministers 17-02-2014 08:55 AM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy is contemplating to resign from his post against the state's division and launching a new political party, two state ministers said. "The whole country says the (Telangana) Bill for division is undemocratic. Still, they say that we will go ahead and...
  • Rebel CM Kiran Reddy predicts death blow to Congress in Andhra Pradesh 09-02-2014 09:50 AM

    New Delhi: Even as the Congress high command weighs on whether to sack Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister or not in the face of his strident opposition to Telangana, Kiran Kumar Reddy has warned the party of serious consequences following the state's bifurcation. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar, Reddy predicted a...
  • News 360: Telangana Bill cleared, CM Kiran Reddy stays defiant 07-02-2014 08:40 PM

    The Union Cabinet on Friday approved the Telangana Bill. The Bill is likely to be tabled in Rajya Sabha on February 12. Hyderabad will be the joint capital for Telangana and Seemandhra. There is no major change in the original Telangana draft. The demand of Seemandhra leaders to make Hyderabad...
  • Telangana process to be completed during UPA tenure: Sushil Kumar Shinde 11-11-2013 05:49 PM

    Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Monday was non-commital on whether a Bill for creation of separate Telangana will be tabled in the coming winter session of Parliament but said the process will be completed within the current tenure of UPA government. "I can tell you that the process (for creation...
  • Telangana statehood: 8 ministers skip Cabinet meet 20-09-2013 02:56 PM

    Eight ministers, including six from Andhra-Rayalaseema and two from Telangana, on Friday skipped the Andhra Pradesh Cabinet meeting, held after a gap of two months amid tension prevailing over the proposed bifurcation of the state. Ganta Srinivasa Rao, C Ramachandraiah, Galla Aruna Kumari, Erasu Pratap Reddy, Md Ahmedullah, T G...
  • Monsoon mayhem: Over 160 dead in UP; Waterlogging in Mumbai 25-07-2013 08:45 AM

    New Delhi: After continuous rain for two days Mumbaikars on Wednesday got some respite from the heavy rainfall. However hours after downpour the city struggles to stay afloat as waterlogging has been reported from several parts of Mumbai. Heavy rainfall from has lead to waterlogging in parts of Hindmata, Grant...
  • Shinde to chair South Zonal Council meeting in B'lore 16-11-2012 08:40 AM

    Bangalore: The 25th Southern Zonal Council meeting to be chaired by Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde in Bangalore on Friday will discuss wide ranging issues relating to Police administration, atrocities on Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes vis-a-vis human trafficking. The meeting is expected to be attended by Chief Minister...
  • Special pujas, greetings as Sonia turns 66 09-12-2011 11:02 AM

    New Delhi: Scores of party workers, MPs and ministers thronged the official residence of Congress President Sonia Gandhi to celebrate her 66th birthday on Friday. Special prayers were offered at a mobile temple outside Gandhi's 10, Janpath residence and enthusiastic Congress workers cut huge cakes and distributed it to all...
  • Telangana stir: Congress mulling limited options 08-10-2011 07:19 PM

    New Delhi: The Telangana agitation is now close to completing four weeks and the various talks between Telangana leaders and the Congress so far have borne little fruit. Even within the Congress, there are several opinions despite time running out fast. Congress realises that it's options and time is running...
  • Telangana: Andhra CM to meet Cong high command 08-10-2011 07:41 AM

    New Delhi: The Telangana agitation seeking statehood for the region entered its 26th day on Saturday even as Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Reddy reached Delhi to discuss the issue with the Congress high command. Governor ESL Narasimhan is already in Delhi and will brief the Prime Minister on Saturday...
  • Telangana stir cripples Andhra, hurts industry 23-09-2011 08:18 AM

    New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh is on the verge of an economic crisis as the Telangana stir enters day 10 with power cuts, crippled courts and road transport affected across Telangana regions. Government employees have paralysed the region's state administration. In Hyderabad, courts and civic services have been partially shut. Power...
  • Telangana:11 ministers resign from AP cabinet 04-07-2011 03:43 PM

    Hyderabad: Eleven out of 15 ministers of Andhra Pradesh cabinet hailing from Telangana region on Monday resigned from their posts as well as membership of the legislative assembly on separate statehood issue but maintained that it was "not to defy" Congress high command. After submitting their resignation from assembly membership...
  • Crisis in Andhra: Telangana MPs up the ante 04-07-2011 07:39 AM

    New Delhi: A political and constitutional crisis looms large in Andhra Pradesh as 61 MPs from Telangana, including 8 from the ruling Congress have threatened to resign if the government doesn't agree to form a separate Telangana state. Will the Kiran Reddy government give in? Congress MLAs and MPs from...
  • Telangana issue: CM trying to avert crisis 02-07-2011 01:43 PM

    Hyderabad: The Congress camp in Andhra Pradesh is abuzz with activity with Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and state party president Botsa Satyanarayana stepping in to avert a possible crisis in the wake of threat by legislators from Telangana to quit their posts in support of a separate state....
  • Sathya Sai Baba's nephew Ratnakar questioned 25-06-2011 07:53 PM

    Puttaparthi: Late Sathya Sai Baba's nephew RJ Ratnakar was on Saturday questioned by police in connection with the seizure of Rs 35.5 lakh in cash from this Andhra Pradesh town recently. A team lead by the Investigative Officer, who is probing the case, quizzed Ratnakar at his residence in Prashanti...
  • Sai Baba's trust feud takes a political turn 25-06-2011 08:29 AM

    Hyderabad: The Rs 35-lakh mysterious cash trail at the Sathya Sai Central Trust in Puttaparthi district of Andhra Pradesh has taken a political turn. After refusing to interfere in the trust affairs, the Kiran Reddy government has now asked the trustees to submit a factual report on the financial matters...
  • Chaitanya Reddy's father booked for obstruction 24-06-2011 12:03 AM

    Hyderabad: Police have registered a case against the father and other relatives of S Chaitanya Reddy, who allegedly killed his wife Dr Kiran Reddy, niece of Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy, for 'obstructing the police from performing their duty'. The case was registered against Chaitanya's father S Devender Reddy and...
  • Jaipal Reddy's niece murdered: autopsy report 22-06-2011 02:11 PM

    Hyderabad: The postmortem report of Kiran Reddy, niece of Union Minister for Petroleum S Jaipal Reddy, has revealed that she died because of smothering. Following the revelation, police have arrested Kiran's husband Chaitanya Reddy. Union Minister Jaipal Reddy's niece Kiran Reddy's death, was not an accident but murder - say...
  • Jaipal's niece's death: husband, in-laws quizzed 21-06-2011 04:42 PM

    Hyderabad: As part of investigations into the suspicious death of Kiran Reddy, niece of Union Minister for Petroleum S Jaipal Reddy, police on Tuesday began questioning her husband and in-laws. Kiran Reddy (26), was found dead in her house at Bharani Layout in Jubilee Hills on June 18. The Jubilee...
  • Death of Jaipal Reddy's niece registered as murder 20-06-2011 10:21 AM

    Police had on Saturday registered a case of suspicious death after Kiran Reddy was found dead. ...
  • Death of Jaipal's niece registered as murder 20-06-2011 10:18 AM

    Hyderabad: Hyderabad Police on Sunday registered the death of Kiran Reddy, niece of Union Minister for Petroleum S Jaipal Reddy, as murder and would question her husband soon, senior officials said. Police had on Saturday registered a case of suspicious death after Kiran Reddy (26) was found dead in her...
  • Kiran Reddy concedes to illegal allotment of land 31-03-2011 11:30 AM

    CM Kiran Reddy has conceded to illegal land allotment by the YSR govt to former Congress MP Jagan Mohan Reddy. The entire controversy has given the opposition another topic to target the government. ...
  • Trouble in AP cabinet: one minister resigns 02-12-2010 07:17 AM

    Hyderabad: Allocation of portfolios to the newly sworn-in ministers triggered a major rebellion against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Wednesday night with one minister submitting his resignation and six more ministers mulling over tendering their resignation. Minister of Tourism Vatti Vasanth Kumar submitted his resignation late...
  • Andhra cabinet sworn in, Jagan loyalists axed 01-12-2010 08:07 AM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Wednesday constituted a 39-member new Council of Ministers by dropping five ministers, including two loyalists of rebel MP Jagan Mohan Reddy, whose uncle also got a cabinet berth. As expected, two Jagan loyalists Balineni Srinivasa Reddy and Pilli Subhash Chandra...