Re-poll ordered in 29 booths in Andhra Pradesh

Election Commission on Saturday night ordered re-polling on May 13 at 29 polling stations in Telangana and Seemaandhra regions of Andhra Pradesh where polling was held on April 30 and May 7.

Kadapa to be recommended as capital city of AP: Jairam Ramesh

Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Friday said a proposal recommending Kadapa as the capital city of the new state of Andhra Pradesh following the bifurcation would be submitted to the committee appointed in this regard.

Kadapa to be recommended as capital city of Andhra: Jairam Ramesh

Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Friday said a proposal recommending Kadapa as the capital city of the new state of Andhra Pradesh following the bifurcation would be submitted to the committee appointed in this regard.

Jagan may join hands with BJP after polls: Jairam Ramesh

Union minister Jairam Ramesh on Friday predicted that YSR Congress chief and Andhra Pradesh chief minister aspirant YS Jaganmohan Reddy might join hands with BJP at the Centre after the ongoing elections.

BJP promises Seemandhra ten years of special status if elected

BJP`s national leader Venkaiah Naidu promised Seemandhra region "special status" for ten years, if his party was voted to power at the Centre.

Kadapa LS seat: YSRCP faces strong challenge from BJP-ally TDP

A battle for prestige is on the cards in this YSR family stronghold, which was represented four times by the late Chief Minister and twice by his son Jaganmohan, as traditional Congress supporters are looking at TDP as an alternative after the junior Reddy parted ways with the national party.

Andhra Pradesh polls: YSRCP, TDP workers clash in Kadapa

At least 13 activists of TDP and YSR Congress Party were injured in a clash outside Machunur polling station in the district during the second and final phase of elections to local bodies in Andhra Pradesh on Friday, police said.

Red sanders worth Rs 2 cr seized; three smugglers held in AP

Red sanders worth Rs two crores being carried in two lorries were seized and three smugglers were arrested from the district this morning, police said.

Kadapa collector assures magisterial probe into RIMS student suicide

Students of the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) here agreed to withdraw their stir over the alleged suicide by a fellow student after an assurance this morning from the district collector that a magisterial inquiry would be held into the incident.

AAP trying to gain foothold in Kadapa district

Buoyed by its success in Delhi assembly elections, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is trying to gain a foothold in Andhra Pradesh`s Kadapa district.

Quid pro-quo case: Jagan, BCCI head, ministers appear in court

Andhra Pradesh Minister for Major Industries J Geetha Reddy, BCCI chief and India Cements MD N Srinivasan and YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy, besides other accused in the case of alleged quid-pro-quo investments involving the Kadapa MP`s firms, appeared before a special CBI court.

Jagan`s plea for more relaxation in bail conditions dismissed

A special CBI court dismissed the plea of YSR Congress chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, facing corruption charges, seeking further relaxation on his bail conditions by allowing him to visit other states.

Jagan continues fast despite deteriorating health

YSR Congress party YS Jaganmohan Reddy`s indefinite fast against the Centre`s decision to divide Andhra Pradesh entered fifth day on Wednesday even as his condition continued to deteriorate.

Jaganmohan Reddy allowed to visit Kadapa, father`s grave

CBI court allowed YSR Congress chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, an accused in a corruption case, to visit Kadapa district to pay homage at the `samadhi` of his father, the late Y S Rajasekhara Reddy.

Telangana issue: Protests against bifurcation continue, bandh at UCIL

Protests against the proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh continued in the Seemandhra region on Thursday, with a partial strike at Uranium Corporation of India plant in Kadapa district.

Jagan quits as MP over Andhra split, party`s stand unclear

YSR Congress president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy on Saturday resigned as Kadapa MP in protest against "unilateral and arrogant posturing" of Congress party on the proposed division of Andhra Pradesh but stopped short of spelling out his party`s stand on the statehood issue.

Kadapa geared up for first phase of Panchayat elections

All arrangements are completed in Kadapa division ahead of the first phase of Panchayat elections to be held on July 23.

CWC to meet by this month-end to finalise on Telangana issue

Central Working Committee of the Congress is expected to meet before the end of this month to take a final call on the Telangana statehood issue.

CBI court grants bail to industrialist involved in Jagan case

CBI court granted conditional interim bail to industrialist Nimmagadda Prasad, in connection with case pertaining to quid pro quo deals involving jailed Kadapa MP & YSR Congress` YS Jaganmohan Reddy.

Over one lakh duplicate voters in Kadapa district

There were over one lakh duplicate voters in the voters list in Kadapa district, state Chief Election Officer Banwar Lal said here on Saturday.