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  • LS polls: Congress promises free TVs, laptops in Seemandhra 18-04-2014 05:21 PM

    Hyderabad: The Congress has promised free television sets along with dish connection for poor and free laptops for students of government colleges, in its manifesto for Seemandhra released on Friday. The Congress, which is facing a testing time in Seemandhra in view of bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, promised freebies for...
  • Jaganmohan Reddy owns assets worth Rs 343 crore, but no vehicle 17-04-2014 09:15 PM

    Kadapa: YSR Congress President YS Jaganmohan Reddy owns assets of more than Rs 343 crore but does not own a vehicle. Jagan on Thursday filed his nomination for Pulivendula Assembly seat in Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh. According to his affidavit filed along with the nomination, Jagan owns movable assets...
  • Vijayamma files nomination from Visakhapatnam 17-04-2014 05:07 PM

    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...
  • LS polls: Chandrababu Naidu, Jaganmohan Reddy file nominations 17-04-2014 04:33 PM

    TDP Chief N Chandrababu Naidu, YSR Congress president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy and his mother Y S Vijayamma were among the high-profile candidates who filed their nominations on Thursday for the Legislative Assembly and Lok Sabha elections in Andhra Pradesh. Naidu's son N Lokesh filed the nomination on behalf of...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Jagan to contest from Pulivendula Assembly seat 14-04-2014 04:02 PM

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy would contest from Pulivendula seat in native Kadapa district during the Assembly polls in Andhra Pradesh. Jagan who has been MP from Kadapa, is fighting the Assembly polls for the first time. Pulivendula is a stronghold of the YSR family and it was...
  • Bellary blues for BJP- huge money recovered, party running for cover 14-04-2014 11:39 AM

    Bellary: When the Election Commission squad went to raid the office and residence of a local trader Babulal who is known as 'Chor' Babulal on Saturday, they were expecting a few crores or even a lesser amount at his place. But, they were both surprised and shocked after the raid...
  • LS polls: YSR Congress promises 'golden era' in Seemandhra, Telangana 13-04-2014 06:01 PM

    Hyderabad: Promising to bring back the 'golden era' of late YSR Reddy in Seemandhra and Telangana, the YSR Congress on Sunday released its separate election manifestos for the two states. The party promised that if voted to power, it would launch a new scheme called "Aamma Badi' under which Rs...
  • Poll polarised between those who like Modi and those who don't: AAP 12-04-2014 06:14 PM

    Bangalore: The 2014 general election is polarised between those who like Narendra Modi or those who dislike him, National Executive Member of Aam Admi Party Prithvi Reddy said on Saturday. "This election Lok Sabha 2014 appears to be one of the most polarised elections this country has seen," he said....
  • Bellary: Rajnath promises steel capital, Rahul a China of Karnataka 11-04-2014 01:17 PM

    Bellary: The BJP national president Rajnath Singh campaigned for the party candidate B Sriramulu in Bellary on Thursday. Addressing a public meeting he said "If we come to power, we will make Bellary a steel capital of Karnataka". The response to this statement was quick. Congress MLA and Union Railways...
  • TDP, BJP still ironing out differences over seat adjustments 08-04-2014 11:45 PM

    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. BJP is yet to announce its candidates...
  • Impressive debut by Tarun Reddy in Formula Renault races 07-04-2014 02:51 PM

    Rockingham: Sixteen-year-old Tarun Reddy from Chennai marked his debut in the 2014 Protyre Formula Renault championship with two sixth-place finishes and an eighth spot in the triple-header here over the weekend. Reddy, driving for the MGR Motorsport team, came in sixth in races one and three, and eighth in race...
  • LS polls: Congress shifts Jaipal Reddy from Chelvella to Mahbubnagar 05-04-2014 11:01 PM

    New Delhi: All the three Union Ministers from Telangana, including S Jaipal Reddy, were renominated for Lok Sabha polls as Congress on Saturday announced 16 candidates out of a total of 17 from the region which is set to become a separate state. The party also released a list of...
  • Kiran Reddy aide quits his new party, joins TDP 04-04-2014 08:51 PM

    Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy-led Jai Samaikyaandhra Party (JSP) on Friday received a jolt when its vice-president joined the TDP. Pithani Satyanarayana was one of the two former Cabinet colleagues of Kiran who played a key role in the formation of JSP on the united Andhra...
  • Congress betrayed Telangana, supporting BJP-led NDA a possibility: TRS 03-04-2014 07:26 AM

    Telangana is going to be a reality in June 2014 and with it, India will get its 29th state. The division of Andhra Pradesh had inflamed passions across the state with massive protests for the new state in Telangana with the remaining part (Seemandhra) witnessing demonstrations against the split. K...
  • AP: Jagan vows to restrict liquor sale, promises 5 important decision 28-03-2014 12:33 PM

    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...
  • Hope to see Telugu people unite one day: Kiran Reddy 22-03-2014 07:39 PM

    With Telangana set to become a reality in just over two months, Jai Samaikhyandhra Party founder and former Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Saturday expressed the hope the Telugu people will unite one day. "I hope the Telugu people will unite again one day," Reddy said even as...
  • Key Candidates: 'Tainted' threesome Jagan, Yeddyurapppa and Sriramulu 22-03-2014 01:03 PM

    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...
  • Kiran Reddy hits out at TRS, Congress during road show 22-03-2014 12:31 AM

    Jai Samaikhyandhra Party President N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Friday conducted his maiden road show in Krishna district, where he hit out at TRS and Congress over division of Andhra Pradesh. The former Congress Chief Minister, a staunch supporter of united Andhra Pradesh, began his two-day road show from Jaggaihpet...
  • New parties emerge in Seemandhra, Telangana after AP bifurcation 19-03-2014 09:52 AM

    Hyderabad: Ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh has led to the creation of several regional parties. Amid the rising summer heat, it's raining political parties in Andhra Pradesh. Former AP chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy has finally stepped out of the Congress and launched...
  • Kiran Kumar Reddy unveils 'footwear' as his new party's symbol 16-03-2014 05:21 PM

    Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Sunday unveiled 'footwear' as the election symbol of his newly launched Jai Samaikyandhra Party. Moving swiftly after the launch of his party on the 'unified Andhra Pradesh' plank last week, Reddy made the announcement at a function in Visakhapatnam. "JSP...
  • Customised home-on-wheels for political leaders 16-03-2014 04:59 PM

    Come election time, leaders of various political parties turn to this industrial city for remodelling their SUVs into comfortable caravans to undertake whirlwind campaigns. Koyas and Sons, the city-based car interior designers, is the preferred destination for turning vehilces into mini "mobile-homes" featuring all the comfort needed for the gruelling...
  • Won't ally with anyone responsible for AP's division: Ex-CM Kiran Reddy 11-03-2014 12:47 PM

    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. ...
  • Former Andhra CM Kiran Reddy names his party 'Jai Samaikyandhra Party' 10-03-2014 07:07 PM

    Hyderabad: Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy has named his new party 'Jai Samaikyandhra Party'. Reddy who had quit Congress following the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh had floated his party last week. Kiran who was known as a staunch Congress loyalist had openly rebelled against party's decision to...
  • Karnataka BJP wants Bellary Reddys into party despite Sushma's opposition 08-03-2014 01:52 PM

    New Delhi: Tension is likely to escalate within the BJP over the merger of the BSR Congress run by the illegal mining barons Reddy brothers of Bellary into the party. In the Central Election Committee (CEC) meet, the Karnataka unit has recommended that the BSR Congress be merged with the...
  • A Billion Votes: Will the politics of protest help or hurt the AAP? 06-03-2014 07:46 PM

    While the 14 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) workers arrested overnight for protests in the national capital were granted bail by the Patiala House Court on Thursday, party leaders Ashutosh and Shazia Ilmi were taken for interrogation at the Parliament Street police station. The two leaders have been served a notice...
  • Former Andhra Pradesh CM Kiran Kumar Reddy floats a new party 06-03-2014 06:47 PM

    Hyderabad: In a setback for the Congress, former Andhra Pradesh chief minister Nallari Kiran Kumar Reddy on Thursday floated his own party. "To safeguard the pride of Telugu people, and to reflect their sentiments, we are floating a new party," Reddy said while announcing the new outfit. The announcement comes...
  • In a last-ditch effort, Kiran Kumar Reddy moves SC against AP bifurcation 06-03-2014 11:33 AM

    New Delhi: Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy, in perhaps a last-ditch effort, has moved the Supreme Court against the bifurcation of the state. The matter will come up for hearing on Friday. Kiran Kumar Reddy resigned as CM in February shortly after the Centre decided to push...
  • ED attaches Rs 863 crore properties of Jagan, his associates 06-03-2014 07:43 AM

    Hyderabad: Initiating one of its biggest criminal actions in a money laundering case, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday attached assets worth Rs 863 crore of YSR Congress leader Jaganmohan Reddy and his associates in connection with its probe into alleged corruption in an infrastructure project in Andhra Pradesh. The...
  • LS polls: BJP takes Bellary Reddys back into party 05-03-2014 06:01 PM

    Bangalore: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Karnatka has confirmed that the party floated by B Sriramulu, close aide and confidante of jailed ex-minister G Janardhan Reddy, is going to be merged with the BJP very soon. Sriramulu had started his own party BSR Congress before the Assembly elections last...