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Jagan Reddy's first decision as Andhra Pradesh CM: Pension scheme for senior citizens

Jagan Reddy's first decision as Andhra Pradesh CM: Pension scheme for senior citizens

Jaganmohan Reddy said that the pension scheme would be his first signature as the Chief Minister. "The scheme would begin with Rs 2,250 and it will be increased up to Rs 3,000 within three years," he

May 30, 2019, 15:36 PM IST
YS Jaganmohan Reddy takes oath as Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister

YS Jaganmohan Reddy takes oath as Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister

YS Jaganmohan Reddy is the second Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh post bifurcation of the state. Governor ESL Narasimhan administered the oath of office and secrecy to Jagan at Vijayawada's Indira

May 30, 2019, 12:25 PM IST
The meteoric rise of YS Jaganmohan Reddy - How YSRCP chief turned the tide in his favour

The meteoric rise of YS Jaganmohan Reddy - How YSRCP chief turned the tide in his favour

Nearly a decade after YSR was tragically killed in a helicopter crash, Jagan who won the Lok Sabha seat in 2009 from home turf Kadappa, is set to succeed him as Chief Minister.

May 30, 2019, 11:37 AM IST
YSRCP chief Jagan Mohan Reddy to be sworn in as Andhra Pradesh CM on May 30

YSRCP chief Jagan Mohan Reddy to be sworn in as Andhra Pradesh CM on May 30

The YSR Congress Party stormed to power in Andhra Pradesh with a landslide victory, winning 151 seats in the 175-member Assembly.

May 29, 2019, 12:26 PM IST
Is it end of the road for TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu?

Is it end of the road for TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu?

A leader, whose four-decade-long career saw his political pendulum swinging wildly from left to the right, the TDP chief last year exercised even his last option -- aligning with the Congress

May 27, 2019, 13:28 PM IST
55% MLAs in Andhra Pradesh have criminal cases against them: ADR report

55% MLAs in Andhra Pradesh have criminal cases against them: ADR report

A total of 55 (32%) MLAs have declared serious criminal cases against themselves.

May 27, 2019, 09:31 AM IST
Have nothing against Chandrababu Naidu; special category status for Andhra Pradesh top priority: Jagan Reddy

Have nothing against Chandrababu Naidu; special category status for Andhra Pradesh top priority: Jagan Reddy

YSRCP chief Jagan Reddy met PM Narendra Modi on Sunday.

May 26, 2019, 15:52 PM IST
Jaganmohan Reddy gifts PM Modi a shawl with 'Om Namo Narayanaya' written on it

Jaganmohan Reddy gifts PM Modi a shawl with 'Om Namo Narayanaya' written on it

After his meeting with the PM, Reddy also met Bharatiya Janata Pary president Amit Shah. 

May 26, 2019, 13:05 PM IST
Before taking oath as Andhra Pradesh CM, Jaganmohan Reddy meets PM Narendra Modi in Delhi

Before taking oath as Andhra Pradesh CM, Jaganmohan Reddy meets PM Narendra Modi in Delhi

Jagan Reddy is likely to discuss providing outside or issue-based support to the Modi government. 

May 26, 2019, 11:09 AM IST
Jagan Mohan Reddy records highest victory margin in Andhra polls

Jagan Mohan Reddy records highest victory margin in Andhra polls

Jagan Reddy was re-elected from Pulivendula constituency in Kadapa district with a margin of 90,110 over his nearest rival S.V. Satish Kumar Reddy of Telugu Desam Party (TDP).

May 25, 2019, 13:55 PM IST
Jagan Mohan Reddy's dream coming true is Chandrababu Naidu's worst nightmare

Jagan Mohan Reddy's dream coming true is Chandrababu Naidu's worst nightmare

Jagan Mohan Reddy's journey towards becoming CM was filled with challenges galore.

May 24, 2019, 17:49 PM IST
YS family proves to be Chandrababu Naidu's nemesis yet again

YS family proves to be Chandrababu Naidu's nemesis yet again

It is probably unique that a chief minister faced defeat at the hands of a father and son on multiple occasions.

May 24, 2019, 15:27 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh Assembly election results 2019: Full list of winners

Andhra Pradesh Assembly election results 2019: Full list of winners

YSR Congress president Jaganmohan Reddy will be sworn-in as the Andhra Pradesh chief minister on May 30 in Vijayawada. 

May 24, 2019, 13:58 PM IST
Narendra Modi congratulates YSRC chief Jagan for Andhra Pradesh polls win

Narendra Modi congratulates YSRC chief Jagan for Andhra Pradesh polls win

"Congratulations on the remarkable win in Andhra Pradesh. Best wishes to you for a successful tenure," Modi said.

May 23, 2019, 16:28 PM IST
KCR congratulates Narendra Modi on NDA victory

KCR congratulates Narendra Modi on NDA victory

KCR, as Rao is popularly known, also expressed his happiness on the YSR Congress Party`s "great" victory in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly election.

May 23, 2019, 14:16 PM IST
It is people's victory, says Jaganmohan Reddy as YSR Congress sweeps Andhra Pradesh in Lok Sabha and Assembly elections

It is people's victory, says Jaganmohan Reddy as YSR Congress sweeps Andhra Pradesh in Lok Sabha and Assembly elections

The party is leading in 23 Lok Sabha seats, while the TDP in two.

May 23, 2019, 14:05 PM IST
Trends show YSR Congress Party is sweeping Andhra Pradesh Assembly polls

Trends show YSR Congress Party is sweeping Andhra Pradesh Assembly polls

Jana Sena party of actor-turned-politician Pawan Kalyan is leading on one seat. 

May 23, 2019, 11:31 AM IST
List of Andhra Pradesh Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

List of Andhra Pradesh Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

Andhra Pradesh has 25 Lok Sabha constituencies all of which voted in the first phase on the General election 2019 on April 11.

May 23, 2019, 10:42 AM IST
Assembly election results 2019: Chandrababu Naidu's TDP vs Jaganmohan Reddy's YSRCP in Andhra Pradesh as trends and winners pour in

Assembly election results 2019: Chandrababu Naidu's TDP vs Jaganmohan Reddy's YSRCP in Andhra Pradesh as trends and winners pour in

In Andhra Pradesh, 2,118 candidates are in the fray from 175 assembly constituencies in the state. 

May 23, 2019, 10:09 AM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: TDP vs YSRCP in Andhra Pradesh as trends and winners pour in

Lok Sabha election results 2019: TDP vs YSRCP in Andhra Pradesh as trends and winners pour in

This was the first time Andhra Pradesh voted in Lok Sabha election since the reorganisation of the state and the formation of Telangana. 

May 23, 2019, 09:58 AM IST