TTD new board members sworn in at Lord Venkateswara temple

 Telugu Desam Party leader Chadalawada Krishnamurthy was sworn in today as Chairman of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which runs the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara, richest in the country, at nearby Tirumala.

TDP to launch membership drive to attain national party status

The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Saturday decided to expand its reach in neighbouring states like Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and also in Andaman and Nicobar Islands in order to establish it as a national party.

TRS plenary begins in Hyderabad amid fanfare

More than 35,000 cadres of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) are attending the party's plenary, which began here on Friday morning amid fanfare.

Jagan Mohan Reddy flays land acquisition for proposed Bhogapuram airport

YSR Congress president and Leader of Opposition in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly YS Jagan Mohan Reddy criticised a proposal to acquire 15,000 acres of land for an international airport at Bhogapuram district despite protests by locals.

TDP celebrates 34th Formation Day, offer tributes to NTR

 The 34th Formation Day of the Telugu Desam Party was celebrated here at a grand function with party leaders offering rich tributes to TDP founder and former Chief Minister N T Rama Rao.

Suspended TDP legislators taken into custody, released

 Floor Leader of Telugu Desam Party in Telangana Assembly Errabelli Dayakar Rao and Deputy Leader A Revanth Reddy were among the party's four suspended MLAs who were today taken into preventive custody when they tried to enter the Assembly building here, police said.

TDP legislators stopped from entering Telangana Assembly

Tension prevailed in the premises of Telangana legislative assembly on Thursday when the security personnel stopped legislators of opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) from entering the building.

TDP's MLAs complain to Governor about suspension

The opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Telangana on Friday complained to the state governor about suspension of its legislators from the state Assembly for the entire Budget Session.

Over Rs 7,000 crore deficit budget for Andhra Pradesh

A revenue deficit of over Rs 7,000 crore has been projected in Andhra Pradesh's maiden full-fledged budget for 2015-16, which was presented in the state Assembly on Thursday with focus both on welfare and development.

Why be in an NDA which does not deliver: YSR Congress asks TDP

The main opposition YSR Congress attacked the ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Tuesday for allegedly failing to deliver on promises made during bifurcation of the erstwhile undivided state, though TDP is part of the NDA.

CBI registers case against former TDP minister

The CBI has filed a case against former TDP minister Kothapalli Subbarayudu of Andhra Pradesh for allegedly cheating State Bank of India for Rs 5.73 crore.

'No decision yet on special status to Andhra'

The NDA central government has not yet taken a decision on granting special category status to Andhra Pradesh and the issue was under consideration, said union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu.

Chandrababu to meet Modi over ''injustice'' to Andhra

Reacting to the "raw deal" meted out to Andhra Pradesh in the union budget, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu Saturday said he would meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to seek justice for his state reeling under the impact of bifurcation.

TDP retains Tirupati Assembly seat

 The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has retained the Tirupati assembly seat in Andhra Pradesh.

About 50 percent polling in Tirupati bye-election

About 19 percent of voters exercised their franchise till 11 am in the by-election to Tirupati Assembly seat in Andhra Pradesh, officials said.

Dais set on fire in Warangal ahead of Andhra Pradesh CM's address

Unidentified persons set on fire a flexi-board near the dais on Thursday morning at Hanamkonda in Telangana's Warangal district where Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is scheduled to address the TDP workers later today, police said.

Vivek Oberoi visits Anantapur, pays tributes to Ravi
Vivek Oberoi visits Anantapur, pays tributes to Ravi

Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi Saturday visited Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district and paid homage to former minister Paritala Ravi, whose character he played in Ram Gopal Varma's "Rakta Charitra" in 2010.

Glowing tributes paid to NTR on 19th death anniversary

Rich tributes were paid to Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder and former Chief Minister of erstwhile Andhra Pradesh NT Rama Rao on his 19th death anniversary on Sunday.

Telangana CM expands Cabinet, rewards TDP defectors

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Tuesday expanded his 12-member Cabinet with the induction of six members, including two who recently quit the Telugu Desam Party to join the ruling TRS.

TDP leader quits as legislator to join Telangana cabinet

Former Andhra Pradesh minister T Srinivas Yadav on Tuesday resigned from Telangana state legislative assembly and also from Telugu Desam Party (TDP), ahead of his joining the Telangana cabinet.