Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 17, 2015
Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Andhra Pradesh on October 22, main opposition YSR Congress and Congress today tried to turn the heat on the ruling TDP-BJP combine on the special category status to the state.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 15, 2015
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has said good wishes and blessings are required for the state's new capital Amaravati and he would invite several leaders, including his bete noire and Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao, for the foundation stone laying ceremony.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 14, 2015
YSR Congress President YS Jagan Mohan Reddy was today discharged from a hospital where he was admitted after police foiled his indefinite fast undertaken to seek special category status for Andhra Pradesh.
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Andhra Pradesh politician Jaganmohan Reddy was bodily lifted from a platform and taken to hospital on Monday as his health deteriorated on the seventh day of an indefinite fast.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 30, 2015
YSR Congress Party President Jagan Mohan Reddy today said farmers are facing numerous problems under the TDP-led Government and not getting fair price for their produce.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 26, 2015
YSR Congress today said its chief Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy would go on an indefinite fast of at Guntur from October 7 to mount pressure on Centre for granting special status to the state.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 3, 2015
The opposition YSR Congress on Wednesday stalled proceedings in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly over the removal of a portrait of late Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy from the premises of the House.
Andhra Pradesh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 1, 2015
Members of ruling TDP-BJP alliance and main opposition YSR Congress party nearly came to blows in the Andhra Pradesh state assembly on Tuesday.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 30, 2015
The demand for according special category status, other promises made to Andhra Pradesh during its bifurcation, and construction of a new capital city are among the issues that are likely to figure prominently during the monsoon session of Assembly beginning in Hyderabad tomorrow.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
The day-long state-wide bandh called by YSR Congress over the special category status issue for Andhra Pradesh began today with party workers and leaders staging protests in front of bus deports belonging to the State Road Transport Organisation (APSRTC).
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
YSR Congress Party president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy today alleged that Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu during Delhi tour changed his tone from special status to 'special package' for the state and failed to keep the promise made during 2014 elections.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 22, 2015
Stepping up pressure on the Andhra Pradesh Government against land acquisition for the new capital in Vijayawada-Guntur region, YSR Congress Party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy today said he would stage a dharna (sit-in) on August 26.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
YSR Congress Party will stage a dharna at the Jantar Mantar in New Delhi tomorrow to protest the delay in according Special Status to Andhra Pradesh and highlight the "silence of ruling TDP government" on the issue.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
YSR Congress has announced that it will hold a dharna on August 10 at Jantar Mantar in Delhi to protest against the Centre's "delay" in granting special status to Andhra Pradesh and to highlight the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) government's "indifference" on the issue.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 7, 2015
Former Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee President Botsa Satyanarayana, who was suspended from the party, today joined YSR Congress Party.
Thursday May 21, 2015
The stardust at the glitzy wedding mingled with the political clout of three of the South's most powerful leaders - Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and YSR Congress President Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 22, 2015
YSR Congress president and Leader of Opposition in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly YS Jagan Mohan Reddy criticised a proposal to acquire 15,000 acres of land for an international airport at Bhogapuram district despite protests by locals.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 31, 2015
Alleging Andhra Pradesh government of "hastily" executing a lift irrigation project that may put Polavaram multi-purpose project in cold storage, opposition leader YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday sought the Prime Minister to direct Chandrababu Naidu-led dispensation to stall the project.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 19, 2015
Eight members of the YSR Congress were, today, suspended from the Andhra Pradesh Assembly for three days for "unruly behaviour" in the House.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 1, 2015
YSR Congress President Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy today alleged that Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is presenting a poor scene of the state's economy only to avoid implementation of TDP's election promises like farm loan waiver.
Andhra Pradesh News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Monday February 2, 2015
Three people were killed and four seriously injured when a mini-bus rammed into pedestrians near a national highway in Andhra Pradesh's west Godavari district. The accident on Sunday afternoon, which took place barely three kilometres outside Rajahmundry, one of the biggest cities in the state, was caught on a CCTV camera.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 1, 2015
President of YSR Congress YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has launched his 48-hour 'rythu deeksha' (hunger strike) over farmers' issues on Saturday.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 9, 2014
YSR Congress chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy was today named an accused in another CBI charge sheet filed in a Hyderabad court in a case related to investments made in his companies in return for benefits.
South | Uma Sudhir | Thursday September 4, 2014
Vijayawada Region: Andhra Pradesh's new capital will be located in the fertile and largely agricultural region of Vijayawada, Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has announced, describing the decision as "a reflection of popular sentiment."