TDP blocks bill to create three Andhra capitals in legislative council, day after state Assembly clears it; Chandrababu Naidu released after being detained
The opposition TDP on Tuesday blocked the tabling of the Andhra Pradesh Decentralisation and Inclusive Development of All Regions Bill, 2020, in the Legislative Council (LC), a day after it was passed by the state Assembly
Swati Maliwal hospitalised; DCW chief has been on 10-day hunger strike demanding stringent law against sexual crimes be enacted across India
Delhi Commission for Women chief, Swati Maliwal wrote to Narendra Modi, stating that she will not break her fast until Andhra Pradesh's Disha law is enacted throughout India
Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes Disha Bill to expedite trials in rape and gangrape cases, sentence such convicts to death
Three new sections 354E, 354F and 354G will be added to the IPC that define harassment of women, sexual assault on children and aggravated sexual assault on children respectively
The ongoing game of political one-upmanship in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly over the state's bifurcation issue took an interesting turn today, as MLAs from either side of the regional divide frenetically tried every trick in the book to outsmart and outmanoeuvre the other side.