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  • Ensure safe return of Indians from Libya, Jaganmohan Reddy urges Centre 3 days ago

    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 strife-hit 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...
  • DGCA has for the first time acted in the right manner: Sudhakar Reddy 3 days ago

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, General Secretary of the Communist Party of India Sudhakar Reddy said that the DGCA had for the first time acted in the right manner. Delays, cancellations and other such issues should be dealt with seriously. He suggested that the government should convert guidelines into an...
  • Remarks on Sania only to argue the case of students: G Kishan Reddy 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Telangana BJP president G Kishan Reddy on Friday tried to defend his party MLA's controversial remarks about Sania Mirza, saying he was not opposing her being made the state's brand ambassador but was only arguing for students who have been denied scholarships as their parents settled in the...
  • Bangalore rape: Police chief meets parents, says school may reopen on Monday July 22, 2014

    Bangalore: Newly appointed Bangalore Police Commissioner MN Reddi on Tuesday held a meeting with the school authorities and a delegation of parents in Bangalore in connection with the rape of a six-year-old student in the school premises. The police chief has advised the school management to resolve the safety issues...
  • AP court recalls bailable warrant issued against MS Dhoni July 16, 2014

    Anantpur: A local court on Wednesday recalled a bailable warrant it had issued last month against Mahendra Singh Dhoni in connection with a complaint which accuses him of hurting the religious sentiments of the Hindus. Dhoni's lawyers, Pankaj Bhagla and M Vishnuvardhan Reddy on Wednesday filed a "vakalatnama" before the sessions...
  • 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...
  • Preetha Reddy to succeed me as Apollo Hospitals Chairman: Prathap C Reddy July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Apollo Hospitals founder chairman Prathap C Reddy said on Thursday his daughter Preetha Reddy is likely to succeed him as the chairman of the group. "As things stand today Preetha is most likely to succeed me as chairman," Apollo Hospitals group chairman Prathap C Reddy told a private...
  • Five drown in reservoir during sight-seeing in Hyderabad June 30, 2014

    Hyderabad: A sight-seeing trip turned tragic for a group of five persons, including two girls, when they drowned in Dindi reservoir in neighbouring Nalgonda district of Telangana on Monday, police said. The victims, all relatives, had come down to Dindi to attend the 12th day death rituals of a relative...
  • Budget 2014: Health sector needs to be boosted, says Apollo chairman June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The chairman of Apollo hospitals, Dr Prathap Reddy believes that the health sector is in dire need of attention. Reddy pointed out that the present government has promised health and education among their top priorities and he has a lot of expectations from the Centre in this regard....
  • 'Arunachal Pradesh committed to achieve 100 pc literacy by 2019' June 26, 2014

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh is committed to achieve cent per cent literacy by 2019 as envisaged under the five-year period of the Fourteenth Finance Commission (FFC) which will come into effect from April 2015, the state government said on Thursday. "The state government has also set a target to convert the...
  • Andhra Congress chief slams former CM Kiran Reddy for party defeat June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Accusing former Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy for Congress' rout in elections in Andhra Pradesh, APCC chief N Raghuveera Reddy on Monday alleged Reddy had an hidden agenda leading to the defeat of the party in the state. "Anti-incumbency and price rise were among the reasons for Congress'...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 'AP Congressmen who joined other parties now living like slaves' June 17, 2014

    Vijayawada: Criticising Congress leaders who had quit the party to join others before the Lok Sabha and state Assembly polls, the APCC on Tuesday alleged that they were now living like "slaves" in those parties. "Those who benefited and enjoyed the power while the party was ruling in the state,...
  • Hyderabad: 2 Nigerians arrested for allegedly trying to sell cocaine June 16, 2014

    Hyderabad: The city police arrested two alleged Nigerian cocaine peddlers today from the Maredpally area and seized 17 grams of cocaine from them, a senior police official said. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police N Koti Reddy of the Commissioner's Task Force (North Zone) said that sleuths apprehended the two Nigerian...
  • Chhattisgarh requests Rs 34,000 crore from 14th finance panel June 12, 2014

    Chhattigarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has placed special grant proposals of Rs 34,000 crore before the 14th Finance Commission for the development of various sectors in the state. The proposal was put forth during the two-day long meeting of the 14th Finance Commission which kicked off in Raipur on Thursday at...
  • 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...
  • Telangana House: Jana Reddy, D Srinivas elected as Opposition leaders June 3, 2014

    Hyderabad: Veteran legislator K Jana Reddy has been unanimously elected leader of the Congress party in Telangana Legislative Assembly. Another veteran D Srinivas has been elected leader of the party in the Telangana Legislative Council. The newly-elected 21 MLAs of the Congress met and elected Jana Reddy as their leader in...
  • AP court rejects bail plea of Amway India CEO William Pinckney May 28, 2014

    Hyderabad: A local court in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh today rejected the bail petition moved by Amway India CEO William Scott Pinckney, arrested in connection with a criminal case filed against the direct selling company. The court while rejecting the bail plea, allowed police to take him into five-day custody...
  • 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 three-time Nandyal MP, S P Y Reddy, who was elected on a YSR Congress ticket, switched over to TDP. He was elected...
  • Sudhakar Reddy hails Sonia's re-election as CPP head May 24, 2014

    Hailing the re-election of Congress President Sonia Gandhi as the leader of Congress Parliamentary Party (CPP), party MLC and former AICC secretary P Sudhakar Reddy on Saturday expressed confidence that the party would win people's confidence once again under her leadership. Congress party organisation should be strengthened in Andhra Pradesh and...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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 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)." ...
  • 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....