YS Rajasekhara Reddy

  • Jaganmohan Reddy allowed to visit ancestral house, father's grave 30-09-2013 04:47 PM

    Hyderabad: The special CBI court on Monday allowed YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy, an accused in a corruption case, to visit Kadapa district to pay homage at the 'samadhi' of his father, the late YS Rajasekhara Reddy. However, the court did not allow him to visit Guntur district, where...
  • Jaganmohan Reddy files bail petition 11-09-2013 06:09 PM

    YSR Congress party president YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday filed a bail petition in a special CBI court in the Andhra Pradesh capital, officials said. A day after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) filed three chargesheets in the disproportionate assets case against him, the Member of Parliament from Kadapa...
  • YS Vijayamma begins indefinite fast over Telangana 19-08-2013 03:11 PM

    YS Vijayamma, honorary president of YSR Congress and widow of late Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy, Monday began an indefinite fast demanding the Centre refrain from bifurcating the state if it cannot render justice to all the regions. Speaking on the occasion in Guntur, Vijayamma alleged that the...
  • Sacked Andhra minister again targets Chief Minister 05-06-2013 05:15 AM

    Hyderabad: Former Andhra health minister DL Ravindra Reddy on Tuesday said the reason for his sacking by Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy was not clear. DL, as Ravindra Reddy is popularly known, was in London when he was dismissed by the chief minister June 1. A bitter critic of...
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy completes a year in jail, YSR Cong protests 27-05-2013 12:28 PM

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, or Jagan as he is popularly called, on Monday completed one year in jail in a disproportionate assets case. The member of Parliament from Kadapa was arrested by the CBI on this day in 2012. The YSR Congress party has announced...
  • Pro-Jagan MLAs to vote against Cong government 03-12-2011 08:01 PM

    Hyderabad: As many as 21 legislators loyal to YSR Congress party chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy will vote against the Congress government during the no-confidence motion in the assembly. The legislators including 19 of the ruling Congress party attended a meeting with Jaganmohan Reddy at his residence here to chalk out...
  • OMC case: CBI arrests ex-MD of AP Mineral Corp 13-11-2011 05:56 PM

    Hyderabad: Taking the probe into activities of Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) a step ahead, the CBI on Sunday arrested VD Rajagopal, the former vice-chairman and managing director (in-charge) of Andhra Pradesh Mineral Development Corporation. Rajagopal was arrested under various sections of IPC and Prevention of Corruption Act, said CBI Joint...
  • CBI summons Jagan Mohan in mining case 02-11-2011 03:06 PM

    New Delhi: The CBI has called YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, son of former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy, for questioning on November 4 in connection with alleged multi-crore iron ore mining scam. The agency is probing alleged nexus between Jagan and Janardhana Reddy whose company Obulapuram Mining Company...
  • Podcast: 'Telangana can't be ignored anymore' 28-09-2011 06:01 PM

    Telangana issue has once again made headlines. It looks like that the demands of a separate state cannot be ignored anymore.The Centre has made a huge mistake by refusing to take a stand on Telangana. While the renewed movement is not violent yet, Hyderabad and its adjoining areas have seen...
  • 'Telangana region developed only under TDP rule' 17-09-2011 02:22 PM

    Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said Telangana region had developed only during his party's regime in Andhra Pradesh. "It is only the TDP that contributed to the development of Telangana. I am ready for an open debate on this," Naidu, a former chief minister, said...
  • 'Graft during YSR rule was above norm in India' 16-09-2011 12:50 PM

    Hyderabad: A leaked diplomatic cable dispatched by the US Consul General in Chennai in 2007 had nailed the then Congress government headed by YS Rajasekhara Reddy in Andhra Pradesh for 'widespread corruption that was beyond the pale' even for India. In the name of social programmes targeted at the common...
  • Tributes paid to YSR on second death anniversary 02-09-2011 12:04 PM

    Hyderabad: The Congress government kept it low key but family and followers turned out in full force on Friday to pay rich tributes to the late Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy on his second death anniversary. His wife Vijayalakshmi, son YS Jaganmohan Reddy, daughter Sharmila and other family...
  • 7 Jagan 'loyalist' Cong MLAs rethink resignation 23-08-2011 09:47 PM

    Hyderabad: The hope in YSR Congress seems to be fading in less than 36 hours as at least seven out of the 26 MLAs who had resigned from the assembly protesting the inclusion of late Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy's name in the CBI FIR in Kadapa MP Jagan Mohan...
  • AP Congress asks Jagan to prove his innocence 23-08-2011 07:40 PM

    Hyderabad: Denying Kadapa MP YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's charge that the Congress was trying to defame him and his late father YS Rajasekhara Reddy through court cases, state party leaders on Tuesday said Jagan should come clean by proving that allegations against him and his father are false. "There is...
  • CBI issues notices in Jagan, Emaar cases 21-08-2011 10:46 PM

    Hyderabad: As part of its investigation in cases pertaining to YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy and "irregularities" in APIIC-Emaar land deal, the CBI on Sunday issued notices to two firms and was in the process of serving notices to other accused, including the YSR Congress chief. "The examination (of...
  • Jagan conspired with YSR in granting favours: CBI 20-08-2011 09:32 AM

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN has accessed the FIR report filed by the CBI against Congress MP Jagan Mohan Reddy. It alleges that the Kadapa MP conspired with his father the late YS Rajasekhara Reddy and other individuals and companies to "cheat the government of Andhra Pradesh in the matter of granting...
  • Probe those who invested in Jagan's companies: HC 10-08-2011 05:43 PM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh High Court on Wednesday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to register a case against all the investors who invested in the companies promoted by former Congress leader YS Jaganmohan Reddy to find out whether those investments were made in order to get favours from the...
  • Sad story of aircraft crashes and politicians 04-05-2011 07:46 PM

    New Delhi: Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Dorjee Khandu's death in a helicopter crash adds another sad chapter to the story of politicians who have died in chopper and airplane accidents in the country over the past several decades. The tragedy is a grim reminder of the deaths in aerial crashes...
  • Cong, TDP MLAs clash in AP Assembly 28-03-2011 11:42 AM

    Hyderabad: Ruling Congress and main opposition Telugu Desam MLAs came to near blows inside the Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Monday after Agriculture Minister YS Vivekananda heckled two TDP MLAs as they held a placard that denigrated supporters of late Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy. Vivekananda, brother of the late chief...
  • After merger with Cong, Chiranjeevi attacks YSR 06-02-2011 09:43 PM

    New Delhi: Immediately after announcing his party's merger with Congress, Praja Rajyam chief Chiranjeevi on Sunday launched a scathing attack on one of the icons of the Congress in Andhra Pradesh YS Rajasekhara Reddy, saying corruption was at its worst in the state during his regime. He also said the...
  • Jagan to launch a new party within 45 days 07-12-2010 11:12 AM

    Kadapa: YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, a former Congress MP and son of late Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Rajashekhar Reddy, on Tuesday announced that he will launch a new party within 45 days. Jagan Mohan Reddy announced his decision to launch a new party at an informal meeting with his...
  • YSR chopper pilots knew of bad weather 23-09-2009 08:52 PM

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