South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 29, 2014
A fire allegedly started by some unidentified miscreants this morning damaged banana plantations and pump sheds of farmers in six villages around Tullur in the district, part of which has been earmarked for establishing the new capital city of Andhra...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 21, 2014
The Union Civil Aviation Ministry on Thursday issued an order naming the domestic terminal at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA), Hyderabad, after N T Rama Rao, the founder of the Telugu Desam Party, the ruling party of Andhra Pradesh.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday November 19, 2014
The Telugu Desam Party today sought to embarrass Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao by organising a dharna in Hyderabad, with the widows and children of nearly 100 farmers who have killed themselves in KCR's home district of Medak.
People | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 10, 2014
Telugu Desam Party's Y S Chowdary, who joined Prime Minister Narendra Modi's council of ministers on Sunday, is popularly known as Sujana Chowdary. He is an industrialist and one of the richest MPs with assets of about Rs 190 crore.
India | Uma Sudhir | Saturday November 8, 2014
Rajya Sabha lawmaker YS Chowdary of the Telugu Desam Party or TDP may become a part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Cabinet tomorrow.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday November 8, 2014
The BJP's parliamentary board, made up of the party's topmost leaders, is meeting in Delhi right now to give a go-ahead to the Cabinet expansion scheduled for Sunday afternoon.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 6, 2014
Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu, whose Telugu Desam Party is a BJP ally and participates in the central government, has confirmed there is an expansion of the Narendra Modi cabinet on the cards.
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday November 5, 2014
New state Telangana has recorded some bleak statistics in its first five months of existence - 348 farmers have committed suicide. While that will be a big issue in the state's first Budget session that began today, legislators are also pushing for a...
South | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday November 5, 2014
New state Telangana's first ever Budget session begins today with some bleak statistics on the table. Nearly 350 farmers have committed suicide in the five months since the state came into being on June 2 this year.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 25, 2014
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao today drew severe flak from opposition parties including BJP, Congress and Telugu Desam Party over the prevailing power crisis in the state, which they alleged has resulted in suicides by over 300 farmers ...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 13, 2014
Over 50 per cent voter turnout was recorded till 3 pm on Saturday during the bypolls in Telangana's Medak Lok Sabha constituency and Andhra Pradesh's Nandigama assembly seat.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 21, 2014
Signalling a marked departure from his previous stint as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N Chandrababu Naidu today said he would run his government on political lines rather than follow bureaucratic terms.
South | Uma Sudhir | Sunday August 17, 2014
Governor E S L Narasimhan has set up a date for Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu. The two chief ministers will meet at Raj Bhavan in Hyderabad this afternoon to try and thrash out differ...
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from PTI) | Wednesday August 13, 2014
President Pranab Mukherjee has from a public stage reminded the country's lawmakers that they must uphold Parliament's dignity, after members of the Trinamool Congress and the Telugu Desam Party or TDP engaged in an unseemly squabble over a room in P...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
On a day when Trinamool Congress (TMC) and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) members fought over a room in Parliament, President Pranab Mukherjee made an emotional appeal to the lawmakers to maintain the parliament's dignity, honour and prestige.
India | Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday August 12, 2014
The Lok Sabha Speaker has had to step in to defuse a room crisis in Parliament, which saw nameplates being flung as lawmakers from the Trinamool Congress and the Telugu Desam Party engaged in an unseemly row over occupancy.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Lawmakers from the Trinamool Congress and the Telugu Desam Party engaged in an unseemly row over Room number 5 in Parliament House today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 8, 2014
A lawmaker from the Telugu Desam Party or TDP has offered to apologise for his comments in a Parliament speech, after his stern lesson to women on the virtues of "dignified dressing" drew sharp protests.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 11, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday announced Rs.5 lakh compensation each for the families of the engineering students drowned in Himachal Pradesh.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 10, 2014
Telangana Rashtra Samiti or TRS lawmaker Madhusudanachari was today elected unopposed as the Speaker of the 119-member Telangana Assembly.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 9, 2014
Soon after taking oath as chief minister of Andhra Pradesh late Sunday evening, Chandrababu Naidu signed five files to fulfill his poll promises.
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday June 9, 2014
N Chandrababu Naidu, the chief of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), on Sunday took oath as the first Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, its first after the state was bifurcated for the creation of Telangana. Mr Naidu, who has been the chief minister of un...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 9, 2014
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu was on Sunday sworn in as the first chief minister of Andhra Pradesh post its bifurcation at a function at Nagarjuna Nagar, 18 kilometres from Vijaywada.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 8, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu constituted his council of ministers tonight, considering their experience and social equations, giving due representation to women as well as backward castes.