New Delhi: Fight for Andhra Pradesh's special category status continued as the indefinite hunger strike by the Yuvajana Shramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) members entered its fourth day. The hunger strike was launched on April 6 after five party MPs tendered their resignations to the Lok SabhaMore
Published 09-Apr-2018 14:20 IST | Updated 14:29 IST
New Delhi: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) parliamentarians were on Sunday detained by police when they tried to protest near Prime Minister Narendra Modi's residence at 7 Lok Kalyan Marg here demanding special category status for Andhra Pradesh.
Published 08-Apr-2018 12:27 IST
Hyderabad: A 27-year-old woman was found dead with burn injuries at her house here on Tuesday , police said. Her one-and-half-year-old son was rescued after neighbours alerted police early on Tuesday when they noticed smoke from the house which was locked from inside, police said.
Published 03-Apr-2018 22:19 IST
Hyderabad: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday, said that the agriculture sector needs a great deal of attention as he called upon farm scientists to focus on making agriculture viable, profitable and sustainable.
Published 31-Mar-2018 20:30 IST
Vijaywada: Telugu cinema industry on Friday extended support to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu for special category status fight. Members of Telugu Cinema Industry (Tollywood) met Naidu at his residence in Vijaywada's Undavalli, and extended support towards his efforts for SpecialMore
Published 30-Mar-2018 19:37 IST
New Delhi: A Hyderabad-bound Spicejet plane with 74 passengers on board was forced to return to Visakhapatnam this evening due to an "air conditioning" issue, the airline said in a statement. All crew and passengers were safe. The aircraft returned to Visakhapatnam 30 minutes after take off.
Published 26-Mar-2018 22:30 IST
Chittoor: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Friday impressed upon the investors that his administration will roll out a red carpet for them to set up their businesses in the state. While launching the Hero Motors plant project in Chittoor district, he highlighted the differencesMore
Published 23-Mar-2018 17:18 IST
New Delhi: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP Naramalli Sivaprasad on Friday sported the look of cattle herder to protest against the denial of special category status to Andhra Pradesh, at the Parliament premises. The protest that is taking place for a while now has been taken to a different level byMore
Published 23-Mar-2018 17:07 IST
New Delhi: The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Thusday requested Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to hold an all-party meeting to discuss the issue of special category status to Andhra Pradesh, after proceedings in the House remained paralysed for the 14th day. The party also alleged that the protestsMore
Published 22-Mar-2018 21:18 IST
Hyderabad: The Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana E S L Narasimhan on Saturday greeted the people of the two Telugu speaking states on the eve of Ugadi, the Telugu new year day.
Published 17-Mar-2018 16:23 IST | Updated 17:20 IST
New Delhi: Slamming the Congress for a hasty and unscientific division of Andhra Pradesh, TDP leader Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Thursday also told the BJP to keep its promises to the state. Raju, who was the Aviation Minister, resigned along with party colleague Y.S. Chowdary from the Modi governmentMore
Published 15-Mar-2018 15:41 IST
Hyderabad: The ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh has finalised its two nominees for the Rajya Sabha election. Sitting MP (Rajya Sabha) C.M. Ramesh will be re-nominated in the general quota and senior TDP leader Varla Ramaiah has been nominated from the Dalit community.
Published 11-Mar-2018 15:23 IST
Hyderabad: The TDP, which has pulled out its two ministers from the Modi government, is now gearing up to expose the raw deal meted out by the Centre to Andhra Pradesh since the bifurcation of the state. The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) is bringing out a booklet highlighting what the Centre had promisedMore
Published 11-Mar-2018 07:09 IST
Hyderabad: To mark the International Women's Day, the GMR Hyderabad international airport has installed vending machines to dispense sanitary napkins. Aimed at providing comfort to women passengers and promoting hygienic practices, the coin-operated vending machines would dispense sanitary napkinsMore
Published 11-Mar-2018 07:55 IST | Updated 08:05 IST
Hyderabad: Even as the Telugu Desam Party has decided to snap ties with the NDA for failing to keep its promises over the granting of the Special Category Status (SCS) to Andhra Pradesh, questions are being raised over why the Centre is reluctant to grant funds to the newly formed state.
Published 08-Mar-2018 14:15 IST | Updated 15:18 IST
Hyderabad: TDP chief and Andra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday asked TDP ministers Ashok Gajapathi Raju and YS Chowdary to resign as Union Ministers as he was unhappy with the Centre.
Published 07-Mar-2018 23:02 IST | Updated 20:29 IST
Hyderabad: Around 1,800 movie theatres in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Friday stopped screening films in protest against the "overpricing" of the virtual print fee (VPF) levied by digital service providers (DSPs) for South Indian films.
Published 02-Mar-2018 20:51 IST
Amaravati: The Telugu Desam Party on Friday said it will "step-by-step escalate" its fight inside Parliament till the Centre addresses Andhra Pradesh s concerns related to the implementation of the promises made in the AP Reorganisation Act, 2014.
Published 02-Mar-2018 19:19 IST
Amaravati: The opposition YSR Congress, which has asked the Centre to accord special category status to Andhra Pradesh, on Thursday protested on the issue by laying siege to the district collectorates. The protest, called 'collectorates muttadi' locally, saw the party carry out such sieges atMore
Published 01-Mar-2018 20:12 IST
Kakinada: The half-burnt body of a youth was on Saturday found in the municipal dumping yard in the Ramanayyapet area here, police said. Sarpavaram police said that the youth, identified as Rayudu Hari (32), was a resident of Iswaryanagar.
Published 24-Feb-2018 22:20 IST

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