Jagan

  • Graft case: ED attaches assets worth over Rs 800 crore of Jagan, others 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A special anti-money laundering court on Tuesday attached properties worth Rs 863 crore of YSR Congress leader Jagan Mohan Reddy and his associates in connection with its probe into alleged corruption and money laundering in an infrastructure project in Andhra Pradesh. The court's orders came on a notice of...
  • Veteran legislator Kodela elected Speaker of AP Assembly June 20, 2014

    Hyderabad: Veteran legislator Kodela Sivaprasada Rao has been unanimously elected as the first Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Andhra Pradesh post bifurcation of the state. Pro-tem Speaker P Narayanaswamy Naidu today announced the election of Kodela amidst wide applause from House members. The pro-tem Speaker then ushered the new Speaker...
  • Chandrababu Naidu to take oath as Andhra Pradesh CM today June 8, 2014

    Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party chief Chandrababu Naidu who led his party to a thumping victory in the Assembly elections is all set to take oath as the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh along with his ministers in a grand function on Sunday evening. While the swearing-in of his Telangana counterpart was...
  • Jagan refuses to be part of Naidu's 'pompous' swearing-in ceremony June 7, 2014

    Rajahmundry: Flaying the "pomp and show" associated with the "coronation" of N Chandrababu Naidu, YSRC Chief Jagan Mohan Reddy on Saturday said he does not want to be part of the "extravagant" swearing-in ceremony when Andhra Pradesh is in deep crisis. "On one hand Naidu has been seeking donations from the...
  • 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 "issue-based support" by YSR Congress to the BJP-led 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...
  • YSR Congress to give issue-based support to Modi government: Jagan May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday said his party will give issue-based support to the NDA government at the Centre. Accompanied by senior party leaders, Reddy met Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi and said, "Andhra Pradesh requires him (Modi)." Asked whether his party, which has won nine seats in...
  • Will give issue-based 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 issue-based support to PM-elect Narendra Modi. ...
  • Crucial talks on between BJP leaders ahead of Parliamentary board meet May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: A day ahead of the crucial BJP Parliamentary Board meeting, crucial talks are being held between party leaders. YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy will be meeting PM-elect Narendra Modi on Monday. The Shiv Sena's Uddhav Thackeray is expected to meet Modi on Tuesday. After the Parliamentary Board meeting,...
  • 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....
  • 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...
  • 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 post-poll 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 post-poll 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. ...
  • 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 CNN-IBN, "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 anti-Telangana sentiment in...
  • Lok Sabha election: Jagan-Naidu battle in Andhra, Congress faces rout May 5, 2014

    Hyderabad: Congress President Sonia Gandhi addressed her first and the only election meeting at Guntur in Andhra Pradesh, last week. The attendance was embarrassingly thin and there were not more than 7,000 people. They remained indifferent all through Sonia Gandhi's speech and did not clap even once. The public meeting...
  • Seemandhra face-off: It's CM hopefuls Naidu vs Jagan Mohan May 1, 2014

    Vijayawada: Lok Sabha and assembly polls on May 7 in Seemandhra seem to have narrowed down to a N Chandrababu Naidu versus YS Jagan Mohan Reddy fight, with the TDP chief seeking a comeback while the YSRC supremo is looking to expand his party's footprint in the political arena. Reflecting the...
  • Visakhapatnam: People split over Telangana, say it will affect polls May 1, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: Visakhapatnam, second only to Hyderabad in terms of industries and infrastructure, is likely to be the new capital of Seemandhra. It will go to polls on May 7. The YSR Congress has fielded Jagan Mohan Reddy's mother as the Lok Sabha candidate from here while the Telugu Desam Party has...
  • Assets, properties worth Rs 1,759 crore seized by ED April 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Over Rs 1,750 crore worth of properties and valuable assets have been seized by Enforcement Directorate (ED) in the last one year even as the anti-money laundering agency launched maximum number of prosecution for alleged violations during the same period. The agency carried out a total of 127 attachments...
  • AP: YSR Congress MLA Shobha Nagi Reddy dies in accident April 24, 2014

    Hyderabad: A senior YSR Congress MLA died on Thursday in a car accident in the wee hours in the Kurnool district. MLA Sobha Nagi Reddy was returning from her election campaign when her car met with an accident. "It seems the vehicle driver lost control while trying to take a turn...
  • Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress MLA critically injured in accident April 24, 2014

    Hyderabad: A YSR Congress MLA is battling for her life after she was critically injured in a car accident on Thursday. MLA Shobha Nagi Reddy was returning after poll campaign in Kurnool district when her car met with an accident in the wee hours. She was shifted to Hyderabad, where her...
  • Vijayamma files nomination from Visakhapatnam April 17, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: YS Vijayamma, the YSRCP honorary president and the widow of the late Andhra Pradesh chief minister Dr YS Rajashekhara Reddy filed her nomination from Visakhapatnam Lok Sabha seat in Andhra Pradesh on Thursday. Accompanied by her daughter and YSRCP's firebrand speaker YS Sharmila, she filed nomination papers at the collector's...
  • AP: Jagan vows to restrict liquor sale, promises 5 important decision March 28, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: Expressing anguish at the youth going astray with liquor addiction, YSR Congress Party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy vowed to remove the belt shops from all villages in the state by restricting them to constituency headquarters and star hotels. Addressing a huge YSR Jana Bheri public meeting at Yalamanchili...
  • Key Candidates: 'Tainted' threesome Jagan, Yeddyurapppa and Sriramulu March 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Several high profile 'tainted' people are also trying their luck in the Lok Sabha elections. From the South, three such names stand out. YSR Congress Party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy from Andhra Pradesh, former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurrappa from Shimoga and the infamous Bellary Reddy brothers...
  • Andhra Pradesh poll tracker: 11-17 seats for Jagan's YSRCP, TDP 10-16 March 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The divided Andhra Pradesh is throwing up very interesting results. Both Assembly and Lok Sabha elections are taking place in Andhra Pradesh (Seemandhra) and the newly created state of Telangana simultaneously. According to CNN-IBN-Lokniti-CSDS election tracker, YS Jagan Mohan Reddy led YSR Congress Party is projected to do very...
  • Telangana and Seemandhra: The battle for power and its players March 1, 2014

    "All the world's a stage and all men and women are mere players." When William Shakespeare wrote that cult poem, little did he know, centuries later, it'd be best suited to describe the political happenings in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Indian politics has never been low on drama and...
  • KCR to enter Congress via Telangana? February 26, 2014

    New Delhi: In May 2009, a famous editor had said, "Mr KCR (K Chandrashekhara Rao), please forget your Telangana. You will never get it". At the time, the UPA had stunned the nation by retaining power at the Centre. The charismatic chief minister of Andhra Pradesh Dr YS Rajashekhara Reddy had...
  • Telangana's creation unconstitutional: Jagan Mohan Reddy February 26, 2014

    (YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, MP and YSR Congress Party chief, expresses his personal views on the divison on Andhra Padesh. CNN-IBN or IBNLive does not endorse them.) The Congress Party has divided the state apart for electoral gains, unmindful of the sufferings of one region. The revenue deficit in Seemandhra region...
  • LS elections: Telangana is the only poll issue in both states February 24, 2014

    There are two clear winners and many losers in the run up to the battle for Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The creation of Telangana is likely to boost the political prospects of two political parties - Telangana Rashra Samithi (TRS) in Telangana and YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) in Andhra Pradesh....
  • Telangana fallout: AP CM to quit today, Jagan calls for bandh in state February 20, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after the Telangana Bill was passed in the Lok Sabha amidst a blackout, it is not clear as to whether it will be brought in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. Government sources say they will bring the Bill in the Upper House if the President returns...