Andhra Pradesh Assembly

Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes law to give reservation to Kapu community

Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes law to give reservation to Kapu community

The Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Saturday unanimously passed the bill to give 5 per cent reservation to the Kapu community. 

Dec 02, 2017, 12:37 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh lawmakers take mass leave to attend weddings, Assembly on 2-day break

Andhra Pradesh lawmakers take mass leave to attend weddings, Assembly on 2-day break

While the Andhra Pradesh assembly is in session,  at least 100 lawmakers have applied for leaves on the same dates. Reason? To attend weddings. 

Nov 24, 2017, 14:49 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh Assembly assembly passes resolution against Leader of Opposition

Andhra Pradesh Assembly assembly passes resolution against Leader of Opposition

The Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Friday passed a resolution condemning the behaviour of Leader of Opposition Y S Jaganmohan Reddy in the house.

Mar 24, 2017, 19:39 PM IST

YSRCP gives Andhra assembly a miss during condolence motion

The opposition YSR Congress Party stayed away from Andhra Pradesh assembly on Tuesday when it took up a resolution to condole the death of a sitting legislator, who defected to the ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP).

Mar 14, 2017, 16:28 PM IST

YSRC members stage walkout over unemployment allowance issue

The YSR Congress today staged a walkout from the Andhra Pradesh Assembly protesting the government's "failure" to honour its promise of extending unemployment allowance to youths without jobs in the state.

Mar 10, 2016, 12:30 PM IST

YSR Congress boycotts Andhra Pradesh Assembly session

The YSR Congress Party has decided to boycott the rest of the winter session of the Andhra Pradesh Assembly to protest against the suspension of its member RK Roja for one year.

Dec 21, 2015, 13:25 PM IST
Fireworks over liquor deaths, call money racket likely as winter session of AP Assembly begins today

Fireworks over liquor deaths, call money racket likely as winter session of AP Assembly begins today

The winter session of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly which begins on Thursday is likely to be a stormy affair.

Dec 17, 2015, 09:46 AM IST
Eight YSR legislators suspended from Andhra Assembly for creating ruckus

Eight YSR legislators suspended from Andhra Assembly for creating ruckus

Eight legislators of the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) were on Thursday suspended from the Andhra Pradesh assembly for three days for creating a ruckus and stalling the proceedings.

Mar 19, 2015, 14:09 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh: MRPS protesters taken into preventive custody

 Over 70 Madiga Reservation Porata Samithi (MRPS) activists were taken into preventive custody on Wednesday as police foiled their attempts to hold a demonstration near Andhra Pradesh Assembly premises here on the issue of categorisation of scheduled castes.

Mar 18, 2015, 12:45 PM IST

AP Assembly pays tributes to Telugu film director Bapu

 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly today paid glowing tributes to eminent Telugu film director, cartoonist and artist Bapu who passed away in Chennai yesterday.

Sep 01, 2014, 16:55 PM IST

YSRC stalls House proceedings for 2nd day over violence issue

The Opposition YSR Congress raised the issue of alleged political violence in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly for the second consecutive day on Tuesday leading to stalling of House proceedings post-Question Hour.

Aug 19, 2014, 17:09 PM IST

Andhra assembly backs centre over fight against black money

The Andhra Pradesh legislative assembly unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday backing the central government over the measures being taken by it to eradicate black money.

Jun 24, 2014, 19:33 PM IST

TDP annual conclave kicks off on Tuesday

A rejuvenated Telugu Desam Party aims to become a national party from being a regional outfit as it sits for its two-day annual conclave `Mahanadu` from Tuesday to deliberate the issue among other things.

May 26, 2014, 16:59 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh Assembly polls: Jagan, Vijayamma cast votes in Pulivendula

YSR Congress Party chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy, his mother and party`s honorary president YS Vijayamma and other family members cast their votes in Pulivendula in their native Kadapa district.

May 07, 2014, 10:21 AM IST

President approves dissolution of Andhra Pradesh Assembly

President Pranab Mukherjee has given his approval for the dissolution of the Andhra Pradesh Assembly and a fresh proclamation of central rule in the state.

Apr 29, 2014, 10:53 AM IST

President`s Rule extended in Andhra Pradesh, State Assembly dissolved

The union cabinet Friday recommended dissolution of Andhra Pradesh Assembly and extension of president`s rule in the state, official sources said.

Apr 25, 2014, 23:44 PM IST

Municipal polls in Andhra Pradesh on March 30

Andhra Pradesh Election Commissioner P Ramakant Reddy announced the programme for elections to 10 municipal corporations and 146 municipalities in the state.

Mar 03, 2014, 17:50 PM IST

Our commitment on Telangana is final, says BJP

Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said that their commitment to Telangana was `full and final`.

Feb 11, 2014, 20:20 PM IST

Our commitment on Telangana is final, says BJP

Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said that their commitment to Telangana was `full and final`.

Feb 11, 2014, 20:20 PM IST

Andhra assembly given seven more days to debate Telangana bill

Andhra Pradesh assembly was Thursday given seven more days, till Jan 30, by President Pranab Mukherjee to discuss and debate the draft Telangana bill.

Jan 23, 2014, 18:32 PM IST