KCR implemented his agenda of rebuilding a new Telangana and started schemes in the irrigation, agriculture, education and infrastructure sectors. Then, when the situation appeared very conducive for him, he surprised everybody by dissolving the assembly... read more
With the Congress finding it tough to work out seat-share adjustments with partners in the proposed grand alliance — TDP, CPI and Telangana Jana Samithi — many party leaders are doing the rounds of New Delhi to pressure the high command to give tickets... read more
A legislator of Andhra Pradesh’s ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and one of his party colleagues were killed by Maoists in a daylight attack in Visakhapatnam district, the police said on Sunday. read more
Sarveswara Rao, the 48-year-old MLA of Araku, and Siveri Soma, 52, a former legislator of the constituency, were targeted when they were returning from a government-sponsored ‘village visit’ programme, officials said. read more
A Congress leader from Andhra Pradesh said on Sunday that the tie-up in Telangana has brightened the chances of an alliance between the two parties in the other Telugu-speaking state as well. read more
Protests have erupted across Andhra Pradesh after an arrest warrant was issued against chief minister Chandrababu Naidu and others in connection with a case dating back to July 2010. Telugu Desam Party (TDP) alleges a conspiracy to target Naidu after he exited the NDA government. (HT Correspondent )read more
PM Narendra Modi greets members of Dawoodi Bohra community during the ‘Ashura Mubarak’ programme in Indore. PM Modi said on Friday ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ or concept of the world as one family gives India an identity that is different from other countries as he praised the Bohra community. Modi said the Bohras are known for their honesty in trade and have set an example for others.
This is for the first time that the TDP, which was founded on an anti-Congress plank in 1982, will be joining hands with the Congress party. The CPI has allied with both the parties in the past. read more