Andhra

  • Bypoll results: Has BJP's strategy of polarising electorate backfired? September 16, 2014

    The 33 Assembly and 3 Lok Sabha seats bypoll results have surely come as a big shocker for the ruling BJP at the Centre. After a resounding victory in the Lok Sabha elections in May, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led BJP has tasted its first major defeat. The biggest...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 4, 2014

    Bullet News is CNNIBN's nonstop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey September 4, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: AlQaeda launches India wing September 4, 2014

    Union Home Ministry issued an allIndia alert and sent investigative teams to sensitive areas after an AlQaeda video announced the launch of its terror wing in the country. The Intelligence Bureau is verifying the authenticity of the video after the Home Ministry asked the agency for a report on the...
  • Government is committed to the welfare of the people, says Ravi Shankar Prasad August 28, 2014

    Bharatiya Janta party member Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "Government is committed to the welfare of the people. The idea is to put India on the path of growth and progress." Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister to launch Jan Dhan Yojana from Rajahmundry. ...
  • Corporal punishment: Will deal with the guilty teacher firmly, says CM July 21, 2014

    The teacher who was caught on camera beating visually challenged children mercilessly in a school in Andhra Pradesh would be dealt with firmly, said Chief Minister Chandrashekhar Naidu. ...
  • Is Manali dam tragedy a manmade disaster? June 9, 2014

    With little hope of survival, authorities are looking for 22 people out of 26 who went missing from the Pandoh dam when officials of a dam upstream released water without prior notice on Sunday. The bodies of four students have been recovered so far while 22 students, a faculty member...
  • Manali: Family of missing students search for answers June 9, 2014

    The families of the missing students in Manali are trying to come to terms with what happened to their loved ones. Twenty six tourists including 22 students from an engineering college went missing from the Pandoh dam when officials of a dam upstream released water without prior notice on Sunday....
  • News 360: Search operation still on in Manali dam tragedy June 9, 2014

    With little hope of survival, authorities are looking for 22 people out of 26 who went missing from the Pandoh dam when officials of a dam upstream released water without prior notice on Sunday. The bodies of four students have been recovered so far while 22 students, a faculty member...
  • Watch: How the Manali dam tragedy unfolded June 9, 2014

    Twenty six tourists including twenty four engineering students from Hyderabad were missing after a river surge near Manali in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. The incident took place after extra water was released from the Larji Dam at around 6 PM. The students were from VNR Vignana Jyothi College of Engineering...
  • Watch: Preparations in full swing for Chandrababu Naidu's swearingin ceremony June 8, 2014

    CNNIBN takes you thought the ground in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh where TDP Chief Chandrababu Naidu is set to take oath as the first Chief Minister of the new state of Andhra Pradesh. Naidu will be sworn in with his 18 ministers at a on Sunday evening....
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai June 2, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Will this AndhraTelangana divide now be healed? June 2, 2014

    Telangana, India's newest and the 29th state is born. The new state of Telangana has 10 districts while Andhra Pradesh has 13. Hyderabad is the joint capital of the two states for 10 years and will then go Telangana. While Chandrababu Naidu will be the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh,...
  • It's official! Telangana is now India's 29th state June 2, 2014

    At the stroke of midnight on June 2, India's youngest state Telangana officially came into being. Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan administered the oath to TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao as the first Chief Minister of India's 29th state. Meanwhile, Congress President Sonia Gandhi congratulated the people...
  • Telangana, Andhra Pradesh: The geographical and political division June 2, 2014

    The new state of Telangana has 10 districts while Andhra Pradesh has 13. Hyderabad is the joint capital of the two states for 10 years and will then go Telangana. While Chandrababu Naidu will be the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, K Chandrasekhar Rao is the Chief Minister of Telangana. ...
  • Watch: Celebrations in Hyderabad as Telangana becomes India's 29th state June 2, 2014

    Celebrations broke out at midnight across Hyderabad and other parts of Telangana, which became the 29th state of India. People cheered the TRS for coming into power in the new state. ...
  • 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)." ...
  • Will give issuebased support to Narendra Modi: Jagan Mohan Reddy May 19, 2014

    Jagan Mohan Reddy, whose party YSR Congress fared badly in the general elections, has said that he will provide issuebased support to PMelect Narendra Modi. ...
  • 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: Jagan Mohan Reddy casts his vote in Kadapa May 7, 2014

    YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy was among the early voters in Kadapa in the Seemandhra region. After casting his vote, Jagan told CNNIBN, "The YSR Congress will sweep the elections. Wait for 16th May. Alliance options are open because the state needs development." ...
  • Seemandhra: Crucial battle between Jagan Reddy, Chandrababu Naidu May 6, 2014

    Just a day ahead of the eighth phase of polling, it is YSR Congress's Jagan Mohan Reddy vs TDP's Chandrababu Naidu for the crucial Lok Sabha seats of the Seemandhra region. But the question is as to which leader will be able to effectively capitalise on the antiTelangana sentiment in...
  • Former Congress leader vs sitting Congress MP in the Rajampet battle May 2, 2014

    It's the battle of the turncoat candidates who have defected from the Congress including former union minister Purandeshwari. CNNIBN's Preeti Singh caught up with the two candidates battling out in the Rajampet Constituency of Seemandhra D Purandeshwari and Congress's incumbent Sai Prathap. ...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Seemandhra May 1, 2014

    With the formation of Telangana, the people in Seemandhra will be voting for 13 seats in the Lok Sabha elections. CNNIBN's Preeti Singh takes you through the coastline to analise the mood of the voters. Seemandhra will vote on May 7 in the eighth phase of the Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • Congress created Telangana without consulting people: Modi May 1, 2014

    Narendra Modi hit out at Sonia and Rahul Gandhi in Andhra Pradesh again, saying the Congress took the decision to bifurcate the state without taking into account the aspirations of the people. ...
  • Watch: Voters come out in large numbers to vote in 7th phase of polls April 30, 2014

    Voters came out in large numbers in Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh to cast their votes in the seventh phase of the Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • Watch: Election tracker promo on South India April 1, 2014

    With the elections 2014 about to be announced, the Election Tracker is back on CNN-IBN. CNN-IBN-Lokniti-CSDS National Election Tracker brings the mood of key swing states ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. Tonight we will focus on Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. ...
  • BJP may go alone in Andhra, no consensus with TDP on seat sharing March 30, 2014

    BJP may go alone in Andhra Pradesh as sources say that there is no consensus with TDP on seat sharing. A pre-poll alliance is also unlikely to materialize. BJP sources have indicated that the party is ready to go alone if a favourable seat sharing formula is not worked out....
  • Congress alone cannot be blamed for Andhra's bifurcation: Chiranjeevi March 21, 2014

    The decision to create the state of Telangana may be a historic one, but it was also a political gamble. In Seemandhra, there is an anti-Congress wave, but superstar and Congress leader Chiranjeevi says the party shouldn't alone be blamed for the bifurcation. ...
  • Won't ally with anyone responsible for AP's division: Ex-CM Kiran Reddy March 11, 2014

    Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy launched his party on Monday. Jai Samaikyandhra Party will work for a united Andhra Pradesh, Reddy declared. ...
  • Will Andhra prove to be the waterloo of Congress in 2014? March 4, 2014

    With the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and creation of Telangana, it seems that the Congress will find it difficult to garner votes in Seemandhra in the Lok Sabha elections. The Congress which was pinning its hopes on the TRS has also ruled out any merger with the former. ...