Rahul Gandhi accuses TDP govt of undoing SHG movement​

Rahul Gandhi accuses TDP govt of undoing SHG movement​

Praising the Self-Help Group (SHG) women movement built over the years in Andhra Pradesh, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Friday alleged that the TDP government in the state has destroyed the endeavour.

Jul 24, 2015, 08:43 AM IST

No 'settlers', all living in Hyderabad are Hyderabadis: Rao

Reaching out to Seemandhra natives living in Hyderabad, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Thursday said those who settled in Hyderabad cannot be called "settlers" and vowed to work for the welfare of all citizens.

Feb 19, 2015, 23:19 PM IST

Thousands worship Lord Ayyappa on Mandala pooja day

Thousands of Ayyappa devotees on Saturday offered worship at the famous hill shrine here during the 'mandala pooja', which marked the conclusion of the first phase of the two-month-long pilgrimage season.

Dec 27, 2014, 18:52 PM IST

Telangana CM meets PM; discusses household survey issue

Amid reports of friction between the Centre and the Telangana Government, a delegation led by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Saturday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed the controversial household survey conducted in the state among other issues.

Sep 06, 2014, 16:28 PM IST

AP minister suggests talks to resolve issues with Telangana govt

With contentious issues cropping up between the two successor states of undivided Andhra Pradesh, the Andhra Pradesh government on Monday proposed to have a dialogue with Telangana for amicable resolution of all disputes.

Aug 12, 2014, 00:31 AM IST

YSRCP wants AP govt to waive farm loans

As Andhra Pradesh is reeling under the effects of deficient rain, the YSR Congress Party on Saturday urged the Chandrababu Naidu-led government to act on its poll promise of waiving all agriculture loans for the benefit of farmers.

Jun 28, 2014, 17:03 PM IST

TDP legislator dies of cardiac arrest in Andhra

T. Prabhakar Rao, a legislator of the ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh died of cardiac arrest, party sources said Monday.

Jun 16, 2014, 09:48 AM IST

Special status for Andhra Pradesh under consideration: Planning Commission

The Planning Commission today said the proposal to accord the special category status to Andhra Pradesh (Seemandhra) is under consideration and no decision has been taken as yet.

Jun 13, 2014, 23:32 PM IST

TDP chief offers prayers at shrine of Lord Venkateswara

A day after being unanimously elected as legislative party leader, TDP Chief N Chandrababu Naidu offered prayers at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala here this morning.

Jun 05, 2014, 12:51 PM IST

Sonia asks Modi to fulfill promises made by UPA to Seemandhra

UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to implement the commitments made by the previous Congress-led government to Seemandhra which include grant of special category status to it and execution of Polavaram multi-purpose irrigation project.

Jun 03, 2014, 16:15 PM IST

Karunanidhi greets TRS chief Chandrasekhar Rao

DMK president M Karunanidhi on Sunday greeted TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao, who will assume office as the first Chief Minister of Telangana on Monday.

Jun 02, 2014, 00:51 AM IST

Ordinance promulgated on Polavaram project

As Telangana becomes the 29th state on June 2, government on Thursday promulgated an ordinance merging some villages and mandals of Telangana into Seemandhra in a bid to deal with resettlement and rehabilitation of those displaced by Polavaram power project.

May 29, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

Karunanidhi greets CM designate Chandrababu Naidu

DMK president M Karunanidhi today greeted Chief Minister-designate of Seemandhra M Chandrababu Naidu for winning the elections there and lauded him for his "wise moves and sincere work."

May 27, 2014, 13:26 PM IST

Seemandhra staff should go to residual state of AP: TRS

Telangana Rashtra Samiti here on Thursday that the government employees from Seemandhra should work for the new post-bifurcation residual state of Andhra Pradesh.

May 22, 2014, 22:07 PM IST

TDP chief urges AP Governor to ensure transparent bifurcation

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday requested Governor E S L Narasimhan to ensure that bifurcation process of Andhra Pradesh is done in a transparent manner, leaving no scope for any misgivings.

May 20, 2014, 00:26 AM IST

TDP, TRS win Seemandhra, Telangana assembly polls

TDP and TRS stormed to power with a bang in Seemandhra and Telangana respectively, while Congress ended up as the biggest loser in Lok Sabha as well as Legislative Assembly polls held in undivided Andhra Pradesh.

May 17, 2014, 21:25 PM IST

Mixed bag for film stars in Andhra Pradesh

It was a mixed bag for film personalities in the simultaneous assembly and Lok Sabha elections in Telangana and Seemandhra.

May 17, 2014, 12:49 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh: Seemandhra prefers TDP, TRS rides high on Telangana sentiment

In the historic elections in the two Telugu speaking states, two regional parties swept to power, ending the decade-long rule of the Congress party.

May 16, 2014, 22:50 PM IST

Naidu`s development promise helps TDP to win in Seemandhra

TDP`s poll campaign refrain that only Chandrababu Naidu can develop residual state of Andhra Pradesh appeared to be the lone clinching factor in the party`s stupendous poll victory in Seemandhra.

May 16, 2014, 22:09 PM IST

TDP-BJP alliance wins 17 Lok Sabha seats in Seemandhra

The TDP-BJP alliance has bagged 17 out of 25 Lok Sabha seats in Seemandhra while YSR Congress Party has won eight seats.

May 16, 2014, 21:46 PM IST