N Chandrababu Naidu

  • Telangana government calls for shutdown to undertake door-to-door survey August 19, 2014

    Hyderabad: The life in Telangana is likely to come to a standstill as the government has called for a shutdown on Tuesday in order to undertake a door-to-door survey. 'Telangana Samagra Kutumba Survey' or 'Telangana Intensive Household Survey' will cover over 84 lakh households in the state. The enumerators will...
  • CMs of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh hold talks to sort out differences August 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: Putting aside their differences, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday met in presence of Governor ESL Narasimhan to sort out differences between the two states on various issues. Both the chief ministers told reporters after...
  • Budget session of Andhra Pradesh Assembly begins on Monday August 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: Presentation of Budget, Telugu Desam Party government's white papers on different sectors, its proposed 'vision documents' for development and poll promises like farm loan waiver would be part of the agenda of Andhra Pradesh Assembly's Budget session which begins on Monday. This would be the first Budget session of the...
  • Andhra Pradesh CM praises Union Budget as growth and development oriented July 10, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday termed the Union Budget as "growth and development oriented" and hailed the priority accorded to infrastructure building. "The Union Budget, presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, denotes a positive trend. It is growth and development oriented. Top priority has been accorded...
  • Andhra Pradesh: CM Naidu inspects Secretariat blocks allotted July 4, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday toured and inspected the blocks allotted to the state in the Secretariat. Chandrababu made an unscheduled visit to the Secretariat, after paying homage to freedom fighter Alluri Sitarama Raju on Tank Bund, to get a first hand feel of affairs in...
  • Andhra Pradesh: 8 Congress MLCs join TDP June 21, 2014

    Hyderabad: In a significant political development that will improve the Telugu Desam's strength in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council, eight Congress MLCs crossed over to the ruling party on Saturday. The Members of Legislative Council (MLCs) met Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu here this evening and joined TDP. "The...
  • N Chandrababu Naidu becomes first CM of new Andhra Pradesh June 8, 2014

    Vijayawada: As he took oath of office on Sunday evening, Nara Chandrababu Naidu has earned a unique distinction of becoming the first Chief Minister of a new state in addition to being the longest-serving CM of Andhra Pradesh. Chandrababu served as the Chief Minister of (united) Andhra Pradesh for eight years,...
  • 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...
  • Chandrababu Naidu appointed as first CM of new Andhra Pradesh June 5, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan on Thursday night appointed Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu as the first Chief Minister of the new state of Andhra Pradesh and invited him to form the government. A delegation of TDP legislators met the Governor at Raj Bhavan in Hyderabad on Thursday...
  • TDP to elect Chandrababu Naidu as legislature party leader on June 4 May 31, 2014

    Tirupati: The famous temple city of Tirupati is being decked up for the June 4 meeting of TDP MLAs, where N Chandrababu Naidu will be elected as the legislature party leader. Party sources said on Saturday that Naidu, an ardent devotee of Lord Venkateswara, had expressed his desire to be elected...
  • Administrative confusion, dispute between CM-designate of Seemandhra, Telangana May 30, 2014

    Hyderabad: Three days before the first governments formally take over the states of Telangana and Seemandhra, administrative confusion and disputes are already causing upheaval. TRS Chief and Telangana chief minister-designate K Chandrasekhar Rao called for a bandh on Thursday as he protested against the Centre's Ordinance to merge seven mandals...
  • Planning Commission working on special status for Seemandhra: Jaitley June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of the division of the state of Andhra Pradesh on June 2, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that he will honour all commitments to Seemandhra and Telangana. Jaitley said, "We will honour all commitments to Seemandhara and Telangana. The Planning Commission is working on special...
  • TDP demands Bharat Ratna for NT Rama Rao May 28, 2014

    The TDP on Wednesday urged the NDA government, of which it is a constituent, to confer the Bharat Ratna, the nation's highest civil award, on party founder and former Andhra Pradesh chief minister NT Rama Rao. The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) passed a resolution at its 'Mahanadu' or the annual conclave...
  • Naidu slams K Chandrasekhar Rao over anti-Andhra employees statement May 23, 2014

    TDP president N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday attacked Telangana Rashtra Samiti president K Chandrasekhar Rao for his statement that government employees from Andhra Pradesh would not be allowed to step into the new Telangana secretariat. "The remarks are unbecoming of a person who is set to become the Chief Minister," Chandrababu...
  • Andhra results: What TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu told CNN-IBN May 17, 2014

    Telugu Desam Party chief N Chandrababu Naidu is all set to become Chief Minister again when his party returned to power after a ten-year gap, putting up a spectacular performance in Seemandhra assembly elections, drubbing YSR Congress Party with Congress drawing a blank in the 175-member House. ...
  • LS polls: Stage set for polling in Seemandhra on Wednesday May 6, 2014

    Hyderabad: The stage is set for polling in the 25 Lok Sabha and 175 Legislative Assembly constituencies in Seemandhra on Wednesday. As many as 3.68 crore voters would exercise their franchise in 40,709 polling stations spread across the 13 districts of Seemandhra. "There are 333 contesting candidates for...
  • LS polls: TDP surrendered to BJP for seats, says Jaganmohan Reddy May 5, 2014

    Kurnool: Maintaining that May 7 elections in Seemandhra is a battle between politics of credibility and honesty on one side and politics of conspiracy and opportunism on the other, YSRCP chief Jaganmohan Reddy on Monday appealed to people to reject the forces that have been doling out impossible...
  • We will turn Seemandhra into 'Swarna Andhra', says Chandrababu Naidu May 4, 2014

    Rajahmundry: TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said that if voted to power, the TDP-BJP combine would develop the Seemandhra region and turn it into 'Swarna Andhra' (golden Andhra). Addressing public meetings at Samarlakota, Thondagi, Pithpuram in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, Naidu said, "Keeping the future of children...
  • 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...
  • Modi to address joint rallies with Chandrababu in Telangana April 15, 2014

    Hyderabad: BJP's PM nominee Narendra Modi will address at least four public meetings along with N Chandrababu Naidu whose TDP is an alliance partner of NDA in Telangana region on April 22. Telangana goes to polls on April 30. Jana Sena founder and Telugu film star Pawan Kalyan will share...
  • Andhra: Chandrababu Naidu to re-contest from Kuppam Assembly seat April 9, 2014

    TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu would seek re-election from his Kuppam seat of Chittoor district in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly elections. Naidu's name figures in the first list of TDP candidates for 7 Lok Sabha and 47 Assembly segments in Seemandhra. Simultaneous elections to 175 Assembly and 25 Lok Sabha...
  • TDP, BJP still ironing out differences over seat adjustments April 8, 2014

    Hyderabad: Practically six working hours are left for nominations for April 30 elections in Telangana to close but alliance partners Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and BJP are still ironing out their differences over certain seats each plans to contest, sources said on Tuesday. ...
  • TDP promises waiver of loans to farmers, self-help groups March 31, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Monday promised waiver of loans to farmers and women's self-help groups in both Seemandhra and Telangana if it comes to power. TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu, who released his party manifesto for both the regions, said that TDP would ensure supply of free power...
  • 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....
  • TDP will come to power in both states: Naidu February 22, 2014

    TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu has exuded confidence that the party would come to power in both the states being formed with the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. Claiming that both Telangana and Seemandhra (Rayalaseema and coastal Andhra) developed during Telugu Desam Party's rule, he said it was alone capable of bringing...
  • Sonia responsible for chaos in Parliament: Chandrababu Naidu February 20, 2014

    Speaking exclusively to IBN18 Editor in Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu said that he preferred an "amicable solution" for Telangana and Seemandhra. ...
  • YSR Congress to attend meeting on Telangana convened by Centre, informs Jagan November 8, 2013

    A representative of the YSR Congress Party would be attending the all-party meeting convened by the Centre on November 13 on the issue of division of Andhra Pradesh, the party said on Friday. Talking to reporters, YSRCP president Jaganmohan Reddy said that senior leader MV Mysoora Reddy would be representing the...
  • Sonia playing with the lives of Telugu people, says Jaganmohan October 26, 2013

    Lashing out at Congress president Sonia Gandhi for "playing with the lives of Telugu people" and "murdering democracy in broad daylight", YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy,on Saturday, called on Telugu people to give 30 Lok Sabha seats to his party in general elections, so as to stop the division...
  • Congress speaking in different voices on Andhra division, alleges Naidu October 18, 2013

    Congress is going ahead with division of Andhra Pradesh for political gains without trying to resolve the issue in an amicable manner, TDP President N Chandrababu Naidu alleged on Friday. Naidu, who undertook fast in Delhi recently against bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, said Congress leaders in Delhi spoke in different voices...
  • Chandrababu undergoes treatment for jaundice at Hyderabad hospital October 14, 2013

    Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu, who undertook a six-day hunger strike against bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh in New Delhi recently, is undergoing treatment at a local hospital here for jaundice. Chandrababu was admitted to the Asian Institute of Gastroenterology Sunday night on his return from the national capital. "His...