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  • Case on investments involving Jagan's firms posted to October 21 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: A special CBI court on Tuesday posted the case related to alleged investments made in the companies of YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy in return for benefits, to October 21. The case pertains to alleged investments running into several crores made by various private firms and individuals in Jagan's...
  • Andhra Pradesh bypoll: Over 65 per cent voting in Medak & Nandigama September 13, 2014

    Hyderabad: Over 65 per cent polling was reported in the byeelections of the Medak Lok Sabha seat in Telangana and the Nandigama (SC) Assembly seat in Andhra Pradesh, as polling came to a close at 6 PM on Saturday. The exact polling percentage will be known only late in the night,...
  • Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress to agitate against failures of TDP government September 9, 2014

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress will highlight "failures" of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) led Andhra Pradesh government in implementing its poll promises, especially loan waiver of farmers and women groups, through agitation programmes starting next month. "A decision to this effect was taken at a statelevel meeting chaired by YSR Congress president...
  • AP: Turning Vijayawada into a world class city will be a big challenge for Naidu government September 4, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday announced Vijayawada as the capital of Andhra Pradesh. The announcement was made in the state Assembly amidst protests by opposition YSR Congress demanding a discussion over the issue. The centrally located Vijayawada region will be the capital for the newly...
  • CM Chandrababu Naidu announces Vijaywada area as the capital of Andhra Pradesh September 4, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday announced Vijaywada as the capital of Andhra Pradesh. The announcement was made in the state Assembly. Naidu said, "The Cabinet met on September 1 and resolved to locate the capital city in a central place of the state, around Vijayawada, and...
  • VijaywadaGuntur set to be the new capital of Andhra Pradesh September 4, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Chandrababu Naidu government is expected to declare VijaywadaGuntur as the new capital of Andhra Pradesh on Thursday. The announcement is likely to be made in the assembly on Thursday afternoon. The opposition YSR Congress has demanded a discussion over the issue. The Sivaramakrishnan Committee which was appointed by...
  • AP Assembly maiden session starts amidst uproar over 'killings' of YSR Congress workers August 18, 2014

    Hyderabad: The maiden session of Andhra Pradesh assembly started amidst uproar. The opposition YSR Congress alleged that the TDP has started political killings of its workers. Leader of the Opposition and party chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy alleged that 11 of its members were killed after the TDP government took charge....
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay August 15, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Hyderabad: YSR Congress mahila leader roughs up district chief August 15, 2014

    Hyderabad: Unhappy about not being invited for the Independence Day celebrations, YSR Congress Mahila leader G Sushila roughed up YSR Congress leader S Bhaskara Reddy on Friday. Sushila accosted Reddy after the latter hoisted the national flag in Karimnagar district in Telangana. Sushila also blamed Reddy for running the party as per...
  • Quid pro quo case involving Jagan posted to September 9 August 11, 2014

    Hyderabad: A special CBI court on Monday posted the case of alleged quid pro quo investments involving the firms of YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy, to September 9. Jagan, a legislator from Pulivendula Assembly seat in Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh, who had earlier sought exemption from appearance in the...
  • Ensure safe return of Indians from Libya, Jaganmohan Reddy urges Centre July 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Tuesday requested the Centre's intervention for ensuring the safe return of Indian nationals stranded in strifehit Libya. In a letter to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Jagan, the Leader of Opposition in Andhra Pradesh Assembly, quoted media reports that over 1,000...
  • Loksatta, Telangana BJP hail Rail Budget, YSR Congress unhappy July 8, 2014

    Hyderabad: Loksatta Party on Tuesday welcomed the "genuine" effort showed by Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda in his Budget to "end the era of reckless populism and lay the foundation for improved traffic infrastructure". Loksatta President Jayaprakash Narayan said the broad trajectory of the Rail Budget is in keeping with the...
  • Andhra Pradesh: TDP used unfair means to win local body polls, says Jaganmohan Reddy July 7, 2014

    Hyderabad: The ruling TDP has used unfair means to win the recent municipal and local body chairperson elections in Andhra Pradesh, YSR Congress President YS Jaganmohan Reddy alleged on Monday. Jaganmohan Reddy, who complained to Governor ESL Narasimhan about the "atrocities" committed by the TDP in the local body polls, alleged...
  • Andhra Pradesh: HC quashes senior IAS officer's name from Jagan's case June 18, 2014

    Hyderabad: The High Court of Judicature at Hyderabad (formerly Andhra Pradesh High Court) on Wednesday allowed a petition filed by senior IAS officer K Ratna Prabha requesting to quash her name from the case filed by CBI related to land allocation to Indu Techzone also allegedly involving YSRCP chief YS...
  • Countdown begins for the formation of a separate Telangana May 28, 2014

    Hyderabad: With the 'Appointed Day' (June 2) when Telangana and (new) Andhra Pradesh would come into existence drawing closer, the countdown has begun for the formal bifurcation of AP. As the mammoth task of dividing assets, liabilities and employees is underway, the bitterness that was witnessed in the runup to...
  • YSR Congress MP joins TDP May 25, 2014

    In a blow to the YSR Congress, one of its party MPs on Sunday joined the rival TDP, which is set to form the government in Andhra Pradesh. A threetime Nandyal MP, S P Y Reddy, who was elected on a YSR Congress ticket, switched over to TDP. He was elected...
  • Jagan's offer of support to NDA a big 'joke', says TDP May 20, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Tuesday termed as a "joke of the millennium" the offer of "issuebased support" by YSR Congress to the BJPled NDA Government at the Centre. TDP, a key ally of BJP and principal rival of YSR Congress in Andhra Pradesh, sought to know what...
  • Jagan's offer of support to NDA a big 'joke', says TDP May 20, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Tuesday termed as a "joke of the millennium" the offer of "issuebased support" by YSR Congress to the BJPled NDA government at the Centre. TDP, a key ally of BJP and principal rival of YSR Congress in Andhra Pradesh, sought to know what were...
  • Willing to work with BJP, says Jaganmohan Reddy May 19, 2014

    YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday said that his party will give issuebased support to the NDA government at the Centre. Accompanied by senior party leaders, Reddy met Prime Ministerelect Narendra Modi and said, "Andhra Pradesh requires him (Modi)." ...
  • YSR Congress to give issuebased support to Modi government: Jagan May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday said his party will give issuebased support to the NDA government at the Centre. Accompanied by senior party leaders, Reddy met Prime Ministerelect Narendra Modi and said, "Andhra Pradesh requires him (Modi)." Asked whether his party, which has won nine seats in...
  • Jagan to meet Modi, senior BJP leaders in Delhi today May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy will meet Prime Minister designate Narendra Modi in Delhi on Monday, a day ahead of the crucial BJP Parliamentary Party meet. Jagan is expected to meet Modi along with his Members of Parliament. He is also likely to meet other senior BJP leaders....
  • TDP, TRS win Seemandhra, Telangana assembly polls May 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: TDP and TRS stormed to power with a bang in Seemandhra and Telangana respectively, while Congress ended up as the biggest loser in Lok Sabha as well as Legislative Assembly polls held in undivided Andhra Pradesh. The TDPBJP alliance has won 106 of the 175 assembly seats in Seemandhra, winning...
  • Lok Sabha results: Caste based parties routed, those with regional identity emerge stronger May 17, 2014

    What explains the total decimation strong regional parties like Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), Samajwadi Party (SP), Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD), Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) etc in this election? These parties blame the Narendra Modi wave for their rout while the BJP claims that it is...
  • AP: YSR Congress candidate who died in accident elected May 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: A candidate of YSR Congress Party (YSRCP), who died in a road accident during the campaigning, was elected to Andhra Pradesh Assembly from Allagadda in Kurnool district. Bhuma Shobha Nagi Reddy, who died two weeks before the elections, was declared elected. The Election Commission will now hold a byelection for...
  • Andhra: TRS leads Assembly, LS polls in Telangana; TDP ahead in Seemandhra May 16, 2014

    Hyderabad: The divided state of Andhra Pradesh is witnessing a fascinating contest. In Telangana, the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) is leading and it expected to cross half way mark easily. The TRS is ahead in both the Assembly and Lok Sabha election. The KCRled TRS is leading in 48 Assembly seats...
  • Andhra: Naidu makes a comeback as CM after 10 years, Jagan fights hard only to lose May 16, 2014

    Hyderabad:One of the biggest surprises of this election is return of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu. Many in the political circles of AP were already preparing his political obituary. Most in Seemandhra had no doubt over the victory of the YSRCP led by Y S Jaganmohan...
  • BJP keeping lines of communication open with regional players May 13, 2014

    Although the Bharatiya Janata Party is confident of crossing the mark of 272, it is keeping lines of communication open with regional players. The BJP wants more allies on board to allow passage of legislations in Parliament speedily. YSR Congress Chief Jagan Reddy has already mentioned he is not averse...
  • LS polls: Seemandhra votes for development May 7, 2014

    As Seemandhra goes to polls after tje bifurcation of the state, the general populace looks forward to development in the region. ...
  • Can consider postpoll alliance: Jagan Reddy May 7, 2014

    YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy is confident that his party would sweep the Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh. He, however, said that the he was open to postpoll alliance. ...
  • Watch: Long queues as early voters throng polling booths in Kadapa May 7, 2014

    Long queues were seen early in the morning at polling booths in Kadapa in the Seemandhra region on May 7 as voting was underway for the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections. ...