N Kiran Kumar Reddy

  • Kiran Reddy aide quits his new party, joins TDP 04-04-2014 08:51 PM

    Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy-led Jai Samaikyaandhra Party (JSP) on Friday received a jolt when its vice-president joined the TDP. Pithani Satyanarayana was one of the two former Cabinet colleagues of Kiran who played a key role in the formation of JSP on the united Andhra...
  • Kiran Reddy hits out at TRS, Congress during road show 22-03-2014 12:31 AM

    Jai Samaikhyandhra Party President N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Friday conducted his maiden road show in Krishna district, where he hit out at TRS and Congress over division of Andhra Pradesh. The former Congress Chief Minister, a staunch supporter of united Andhra Pradesh, began his two-day road show from Jaggaihpet...
  • Seemandhra MPs urge Kiran Reddy to float new party 23-02-2014 06:51 PM

    Seemandhra MPs, expelled from Congress, and other party leaders on Sunday urged Andhra Pradesh caretaker Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy to launch a new political outfit. "We fought (in Parliament) and Chief Minister in the Assembly. Our fight should not go waste. We told him to start a new...
  • Telangana fallout: AP CM Kiran Reddy likely to resign on Wednesday 18-02-2014 02:27 PM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nallari Kiran Kumar Reddy is likely to resign on Wednesday over the division of the state, said sources on Tuesday. The Chief Minister might meet the press around 10 am and then submit his resignation to the Governor. Kiran Reddy has been protesting against the...
  • Andhra Congress split; only 2 ministers back Kiran Reddy on Telangana 18-02-2014 01:40 PM

    New Delhi: There seems to be a divide in the Andhra Congress as only two Seemandhra ministers are supporting Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Telangana. The Chief Minister has said that he will resign if the state is divided and there's a possibility that he might form a...
  • Congress MP attacks Sonia over AP bifurcation issue 08-02-2014 06:03 PM

    Vijayawada: Congress MP Lagadapati Rajagopal on Saturday took a swipe at Sonia Gandhi, saying she "ignored" the groundswell of support against division of Andhra Pradesh by not listening to the party leaders on the issue. "Unfortunately, the Congress high command did not listen to feelings of union ministers from Seemandhra,...
  • Ministers to President: Don't extend time to debate Telangana Bill 29-01-2014 08:34 PM

    Hyderabad: Ministers and legislators from Telangana, cutting across party lines, on Wednesday stepped up their efforts to block Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy's move to seek more time to discuss the Statehood Bill and urged President not to allow "distortion" of Constitution. They jointly dashed off a letter to...
  • Kiran Reddy seeks deadline extension to discuss Telangana Bill 28-01-2014 04:59 PM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Tuesday said he has sought extension of deadline beyond January 30 from the President for discussing and returning the Telangana Bill. Though the Chief Minister did not specify the time sought from President Pranab Mukherjee, sources close to him said...
  • N Kiran Reddy skips Delhi visit to attend House debate on Telangana Bill 24-01-2014 06:14 PM

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Friday skipped a proposed visit to Delhi to meet AICC General Secretary Digvijay Singh to discuss the issue of Rajya Sabha polls in view of the ongoing Assembly session, where Telangana Bill is being discussed currently. Reddy has informed Singh, in-charge...
  • Congress MLA, MLC likely to contest RS polls on united AP platform 23-01-2014 10:36 PM

    Congress legislators from coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions of Andhra Pradesh are seeking to embarrass the party by defeating it in the biennial elections to Rajya Sabha slated for February 7. An MLA and an MLC are planning to jump into the contest with the support of their party colleagues...
  • President gives 7 days to AP Assembly to clear Telangana Bill 23-01-2014 05:48 PM

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday gave seven more days to the Andhra Pradesh Assembly till January 30 to discuss and debate the draft Telangana bill before returning it to the Centre which promised to table the legislation in the upcoming session of Parliament. The President's decision came following...
  • AP: Last day for debate on Telangana Bill in Assembly, CM may quit 23-01-2014 10:49 AM

    Hyderabad: After opposing the proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday, Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy will continue his speech on the discussion over the Telangana Bill on Thursday. It is the last day for the Assembly to send its opinion on the Bill. Speculations are rife over the...
  • Andhra Pradesh CM not to attend AICC meeting in New Delhi 16-01-2014 11:15 PM

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy will not attend the All India Congress Committee (AICC) meeting in New Delhi tomorrow because of the ongoing winter session of the state legislature. In a letter to AICC general secretary Janardhan Dwivedi on Thursday night, the AP Chief Minister expressed his...
  • Two-day 'brainstorming' session after January 23 to discuss bifurcation: Andhra CM 04-01-2014 06:10 PM

    Putting to rest the rumours of launching a new party, Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Saturday said Congress MLAs and leaders from coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions will discuss their "future" in two-day long "brainstorming" session to be held after January 23. "Many of our MLAs and leaders...
  • Work begins on PepsiCo's largest beverage plant in Andhra Pradesh 21-12-2013 07:05 PM

    Soft drink major PepsiCo's largest beverage plant in India is coming up in Andhra Pradesh at a cost of Rs.1,230 crore, its single largest investment in India. At a ceremony held at Hyderabad on Saturday, Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy laid the foundation stone for the facility being built...
  • Andhra Pradesh CM meets Manmohan Singh on Krishna water tribunal's award 20-12-2013 03:34 PM

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Friday led an all-party delegation to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh against notifying the Krishna Water Disputes Tribunal II (KWDT II) award. Minister for Panchayat Raj and Rural Water Supply K Jana Reddy, who was part of the delegation, said that they...
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  • News 360: Captain James' wife asks PM to bring him back 10-12-2013 09:21 PM

    It has been eight days since the body of her 11-year-old son has been kept in the morgue in the hope that her husband Captain Sunil James gets back to see him for one last time and perform his last rites. ...
  • Congress debacle: Telangana becomes collateral damage 10-12-2013 03:11 PM

    New Delhi: Is Telangana going to pay for Congress's debacle in the four state elections? The near total decimation of the Congress has encouraged Congress MPs from Seemandhra, TDP, YSR Congress and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy to step up their attack on the creation of a...
  • 18th Children's film festival kicks off in Hyderabad 14-11-2013 08:29 PM

    The 18th International Children's Film Festival India (ICFFI) began here on Thursday with a glittering inaugural ceremony. The week-long festival opened with a colourful performance by artists including children at the Lalitha Kala Thoranam at Public Gardens in the heart of the city. This has been the permanent venue of...
  • Andhra CM's meet with GoM on Telangana postponed 14-11-2013 12:21 PM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy, who was scheduled to meet Group of Ministers (GOM) on Telangana in Delhi on Thursday night, has postponed his visit. The chief minister will not be travelling to the national capital for the meeting with the GoM, sources in the Chief...
  • International Children's Film Fest begins in Hyderabad 14-11-2013 11:29 AM

    Hyderabad: Promising to be a rich ensemble of films from across the globe, the 18th International Children's Film Festival of India (ICFFI) would get underway here. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy would inaugurate the week-long event in the presence of Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tiwari,...
  • AP CM forced to cancel mass contact programme in Medak 12-11-2013 08:42 PM

    Faced with stiff opposition from pro-Telangana forces, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy cancelled his programme at Sangareddy in Medak district scheduled for tomorrow. With the Deputy Chief Minister Damodara Rajanarasimha and other pro-Telangana forces saying that the CM is "not welcome" to tour their region, the Chief...
  • Andhra CM to attend Congress coordination meeting in Delhi 08-11-2013 10:11 AM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Chief Minsiter N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Friday morning left for New Delhi to attend the Congress coordination committee meeting.The Chief Minister leaf for the national capital on summons from the party leadership. He would attend the state Congress coordination committee meeting, which will be chaired by party...
  • Andhra Pradesh formation day celebrated, Telangana supporters protest 01-11-2013 04:08 PM

    The Andhra Pradesh Formation Day was celebrated on a grand scale in coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema on Friday, while Telangana supporters organised protests. Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy unfurled the national flag and took salute during the main official function organised at NTR stadium in Hyderabad. Asserting that Andhra...
  • Cong MP accuses AP CM of discriminating against Telangana 27-10-2013 07:43 AM

    Karimnagar: Karimnagar MP Ponnam Prabhakar on Saturday launched a scathing attack on Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and accused him of discriminating against Telangana people. "Kiran has been unfair and unjust to Telangana all these years," the MP said and appealed to party high-command to expedite the...
  • Telangana: Jagan may stoke fire again in Seemandhra 18-10-2013 01:12 PM

    New Delhi/Hyderabad: Life is slowly returning to normal across 13 districts in Seemandhra region of Andhra Pradesh. The official withdrawal of 66-day long strike by the state government employees has come as a big relief to the Centre, which has already started the process of the creation of Telangana by...
  • AP CM takes stock of cyclone Phailin situation; officials on alert 12-10-2013 02:25 PM

    Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Saturday directed Chief Secretary to monitor the preparedness for cyclone 'Phailin' with District Collectors and officials of defence forces and National Disaster Response Force (NDRF). Reddy enquired about the cyclone situation this morning and directed the officials to be on...
  • Congress firm on Telangana as Seemandhra remains on the boil 09-10-2013 11:06 PM

    Vizianagaram: Andhra Pradesh has been split into two following the Union Cabinet decision to divide the state and create Telangana. The Seemandhra region has seen violent protest for the last few days, curfew has been imposed in Vizianagaram but its impact can be felt in the neighbouring districts too. Prices...
  • AP govt, APNGOs talks fail, employees to continue strike in Seemandhra 09-10-2013 05:34 PM

    Hyderabad: The talks between Andra Pradesh government employees' delegation and Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy have failed on Wednesday. The government employees have decided to continue the boycotting of work opposing Telangana. The employees union representatives said, "We asked for an assurance on the united Andhra, not only from...