KIRAN REDDY

  • Hope to see Telugu people unite one day: Kiran Reddy March 22, 2014

    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 he...
  • Former Andhra CM Kiran Reddy names his party 'Jai Samaikyandhra Party' March 10, 2014

    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? February 19, 2014

    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 preoccupied...
  • Telangana fallout: Kiran Reddy to resign as Andhra Pradesh CM tomorrow morning February 18, 2014

    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 February 17, 2014

    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 make...
  • Rebel CM Kiran Reddy predicts death blow to Congress in Andhra Pradesh February 9, 2014

    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 CNNIBN's Karan Thapar, Reddy predicted a death...
  • News 360: Telangana Bill cleared, CM Kiran Reddy stays defiant February 7, 2014

    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 November 11, 2013

    Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Monday was noncommital 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 of...
  • Telangana statehood: 8 ministers skip Cabinet meet September 20, 2013

    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 Venkatesh...
  • Monsoon mayhem: Over 160 dead in UP; Waterlogging in Mumbai July 25, 2013

    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 in favour of Telangana Territorial Council set up February 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Andhra Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy has met the Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, even as speculation is rife that the UPA government is mulling setting up of Telangana Territorial Council along the lines of the Bodo Territorial Council pact to solve the Telangana statehood issue. Shinde is...
  • Shinde to chair South Zonal Council meeting in B'lore November 16, 2012

    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 visavis human trafficking. The meeting is expected to be attended by Chief Minister...
  • Andhra: Azad to drive sense into Botcha, Kiran April 3, 2012

    HYDERABAD: The Congress high command is understood to have taken a serious view of the running feud between chief minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and PCC chief Botcha Satyanarayana.According to sources, the party leadership wants to put its foot down and bring discipline as it cannot afford to have differences...
  • Kiran seeks time from Telangana employees March 5, 2012

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy on Monday said the government was waiting for the high court's consent to implement an agreement reached with the Telangana employees at the end of a 42daylong strike last year. The chief minister told the assembly that the government has sought...
  • Botcha takes on Babu to outwit Kiran Reddy February 14, 2012

    HYDERABAD: Even before the chief minister, or for that matter any senior Congress leader, reacted to the comments made by Opposition leader N Chandrababu Naidu over the address of the Governor to the joint session of AP legislature on Monday, it was PCC president Botcha Satyanarayana who trained guns at...
  • Special pujas, greetings as Sonia turns 66 December 9, 2011

    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 gathered...
  • Telangana stir: Congress mulling limited options October 8, 2011

    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...
  • Telangana: Andhra CM to meet Cong high command October 8, 2011

    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 on...
  • Telangana stir cripples Andhra, hurts industry September 23, 2011

    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 Cuts...
  • Telangana:11 ministers resign from AP cabinet July 4, 2011

    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 July 4, 2011

    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 July 2, 2011

    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. Following...
  • Sathya Sai Baba's nephew Ratnakar questioned June 25, 2011

    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 June 25, 2011

    Hyderabad: The Rs 35lakh 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 June 24, 2011

    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 others...
  • Jaipal Reddy's niece murdered: autopsy report June 22, 2011

    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 the...
  • Jaipal's niece's death: husband, inlaws quizzed June 21, 2011

    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 inlaws. Kiran Reddy (26), was found dead in her house at Bharani Layout in Jubilee Hills on...
  • Death of Jaipal Reddy's niece registered as murder June 20, 2011

    Police had on Saturday registered a case of suspicious death after Kiran Reddy was found dead. ...
  • Death of Jaipal's niece registered as murder June 20, 2011

    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 house...
  • Kiran Reddy concedes to illegal allotment of land March 31, 2011

    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. ...