Andhra Pradesh

Special Category Status for AP: Competitive politics trumps people’s interest?

The timing of the demand for the Special Category Status and the no-confidence motions is questionable, coming before an election year.

'BJP may target us, conspiracy being hatched': TDP chief Naidu tells party leaders

"How could we suddenly become corrupt after leaving the NDA?" Naidu had asked a BJP MLA earlier, while speaking in the Assembly.

‘Don't abuse anyone during debates’: Pawan Kalyan issues guidelines to Jana Sena cadre

The guidelines specify how the cadre can engage with people during debates and how the 7 points of the party can be followed.

Withdraw Rs 2,000 notes: Andhra CM Naidu demands ban on big currency notes

Naidu sought that the Rs 2,000 and Rs 500 notes should be withdrawn and online transactions should be encouraged.

Andhra CM alleges conspiracy, accuses BJP of trying to stall Polavaram project

Asserting that Polavaram will free the state from droughts, Naidu said that the people would not tolerate any attempt to stall it.

'We will join SCS protests if we want': Telugu actor Posani responds to TDP MLC

The actor was responding to the senior TDP leader Rajendra Prasad who questioned the industry's silence on the issue.

Breaking down Andhra's Budget: Why the state needs Centre’s assistance

The trajectory of the relationship between the State and Union governments will determine the success of the budget.

Andhra CM Naidu supports state bandh as opposition parties call for shutdown

The main demand of the shutdown, is to grant Special Category Status (SCS) to Andhra Pradesh.

No-confidence motion not taken up, Lok Sabha adjourned for the day

This came even as the Central government said that it was prepared for the motion.

Another manual scavenging death in Vijayawada: Worker drowns in Vambay colony manhole

The deceased, identified as 37-year-old G Gangaraju, was reportedly hired by a contractor of the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC).