YSR Congress Party leader joins BJP

Former district president of YSR Congress Party, Chokkakula Venkata Rao alongwith his supporters on Saturday joined the BJP here in the presence of State BJP chief K Hari Babu.

YSR Congress demands thorough probe into AP CM's foreign trips

Opposition YSR Congress Party on Tuesday demanded a thorough probe into Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu's foreign trips here.

YSR Congress demands thorough probe into AP CM's foreign trips

Opposition YSR Congress Party on Tuesday demanded a thorough probe into Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu's foreign trips here.

YSRCP to observe November 1 as Andhra Pradesh formation day

Protesting against the ruling Telugu Desam Party's decision to change the date of Andhra Pradesh State Formation Day to June 2, YSR Congress Party on Friday said the party would observe November 1 as formation day to "honour sentiments of the Telugu people".

YSRCP activist held for Facebook post on cyclone Hudhud

A YSR Congress activist was on Wednesday arrested for allegedly posting "irresponsible" comments on a social networking site on cyclone Hudhud which hit the North Andhra Pradesh coast earlier this month.

YSR Congress welcomes Vijayawada as Andhra Pradesh capital

YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) has welcomed the Andhra Pradesh government`s move to develop the state capital around Vijayawada even as it found fault with the manner in which the decision was taken.

Heated debate on law and order rocks Andhra assembly

The Andhra Pradesh assembly witnessed uproarious scenes Friday as heated exchange between ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and opposition YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) marked the debate on law and order situation.

YSRCP MP crosses over to TDP

Barely 10 days after election results, the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) received a jolt with one of its MPs crossing over to the Telugu Desam Party (TDP).

Will Congress gain Telangana; TDP rule Seemandhra?

Amidst the rumpus of the national elections of 2014, the southern state of Andhra Pradesh also went to polls to elect a new assembly – or rather two new assemblies.

Andhra Pradesh: TDP establishes lead in Seemandhra rural local body elections

The Telugu Desam Party established a lead on Tuesday, followed by the YSR Congress, in the elections to rural local bodies for the Seemandhra region, while Congress and Telangana Rashtra Samiti stole the limelight in the Telangana region.

TDP alleges rigging by YSRCP, demands re-poll in 38 stations

Telugu Desam Party on Wednesday demanded re-election in at least 38 polling stations across Anantapuram, Chittoor, Kadapa and Nellore districts of Andhra Pradesh, alleging that YSR Congress indulged in booth-capturing and rigging on a massive scale.

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.

BJP-TDP, YSRCP, Cong engage in verbal slugfest in Seemandhra

Campaigning in Seemandhra for the May 7 polls is getting bitter, nasty, up-close and personal with the BJP-TDP combine, YSRCP and Congress engaged in a war of words.

YSR Congress promises building "better" capital city than Hyderabad

Building a capital city "better than Hyderabad" for Seemandhra, Rs 500 dole for school students, loan waiver for women self-help groups and hike in social security pensions were among promises made by YSR Congress Party in its manifesto on Sunday.

Telangana bill: Jagan Reddy`s YSRCP calls for Andhra bandh today

YSR Congress Party led by YS Jaganmohan Reddy has called a general strike across Andhra Pradesh on Friday against the tabling of Telangana Bill in Lok Sabha while terming it as a "mockery" of democracy.

YSR Congress not to contest Rajya Sabha elections

YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) said it would not contest the biennial elections to be held to fill six Rajya Sabha seats from Andhra Pradesh as it does not have the strength to get its candidates elected.

YSR Congress`s 15 members suspended from Andhra assembly

The YSR Congress Party`s (YSRCP) 15 legislators were Thursday suspended from the Andhra Pradesh state assembly for a day for stalling the house as they opposed the proposed bifurcation of the state.

Debate begins on Telangana Bill; House adjourned amid din

Hectic lobbying by ministers from Seemaandhra with legislators from the region paved way for initiating debate on the draft AP Reorganisation Bill-2013 in Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Wednesday afternoon.

YSR Congress urges President to stall Andhra Pradesh`s bifurcation

YSR Congress party urged President Pranab Mukherjee to stall bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, saying the move by the central government is undemocratic.

YSR Congress to begin state-wide campaign for `united` Andhra

YSR Congress Party plans to begin its state-wide campaign in support of a "united" Andhra Pradesh from Chittoor district.