Nine electrocuted, two injured as tractor carrying workers hits electric pole in Andhra Pradesh; govt announces Rs 5 lakh as ex-gratia to kin of deceased
ine people were electrocuted and two others injured on Thursday when a tractor-trolley carrying 23 people hit an electricity post and the live wire fell on them, near Machavaram village in Prakasam district, police said
Chandrababu Naidu, 17 TDP MLAs taken into police custody during march against bill allowing establishment of three Andhra Pradesh capitals
Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu and at least 17 MLAs of his party were taken in police custody late on Monday as they tried to conduct a foot march from the state assembly to nearby Mandadam village in violation of prohibitory orders
Pawan Kalyan realigns with BJP with eye on 2024: Actor-turned-politico playing long game against Jagan Mohan Reddy
In politics, much like popular films, the timing makes all the difference and as a matinee idol, Pawan Kalyan knows a thing or two about making an entry
Old allies Jana Sena and BJP came together once again and announced an alliance on Thursday, seeking to emerge as the "third alternative" in Andhra Pradesh.
Veteran journalist C Raghavachari, editor of Visalaandhra Telugu daily for over 30 years, passes away at 80 following prolonged illness
Eminent journalist C Raghavachari died following prolonged illness in the early hours of Monday, sources said, he was 80.
Mayawati hints at prime ministerial ambition, says if given chance, will use experience of UP to give 'best government' at Centre
"I have a lot of experience. I will use that experience at the Centre and work for people's welfare," the Bahujan Samaj Party supremo said at a press conference. "If we get an opportunity at the Centre, we will adopt the UP pattern and give the best government in all aspects. At all levels, a good government," she asserted.
Lok Sabha Election 2019, Andhra Pradesh profile: Guntur, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada among key constituencies of state
After the bifurcation of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh has been left with 25 Lok Sabha constituencies and 175 Assembly seats.
Chandrababu Naidu stares at an uncertain future after TDP's humiliating defeat at the hands of KCR's TRS in Telangana
The Congress did not anticipate such an adverse outcome as the TDP in alliance with the BJP won 15 seats and stood second in many in 2014 when the Telangana sentiment was at its peak.
Ahead of 2019 polls, BJP faces vacuum in south India with regional parties wary of alliances after recent electoral debacles
It was after BJP’s stunning victory in the February-March 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections that the party leaders began to boast about an imminent cakewalk in Telangana.
Bharat Bandh: TDP organises protests against petrol price rise; Chandrababu Naidu says hike becoming 'unbearable burden'
Scores of Opposition workers were taken into custody across Andhra Pradesh on Monday as they staged protests as part of the 'Bharat Bandh'.
Pawan Kalyan's political foray into north Andhra Pradesh draws large crowds; establishment should be concerned
For a region neglected by parties whose leadership is more central Andhra-focused, Pawan Kalyan comes across as a beacon of hope.
BJP's plan to compensate the possible losses in the north and the west with the gains in mission-7 states, prominent among them are two Telugu states, seem to be a distant possibility.
Pawan Kalyan appoints Dev as Jana Sena's chief political strategist, says party will contest all 175 Assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh
Jana Sena's election plan for Telangana would be announced by August second week, Pawan Kalyan said.
Chandrababu Naidu alleges BJP trying to suppress his voice, says he is fighting for rights of Andhra Pradesh
Asserting that he is fighting for the rights of Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday alleged that the BJP is trying to suppress his voice.
Andhra Pradesh's special status doesn't matter, development funds do: Jana Sena founder Pawan Kalyan
The demand for special status for Andhra Pradesh is not an emotional one but driven by practical needs. The state needs more funds from the Centre.
N Chandrababu Naidu pulls out of NDA, accuses YSR Congress, Jana Sena of 'secret understanding' with BJP to defame TDP
Andhra Pradesh's ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Friday pulled out of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance and was set to move a no-confidence motion against the government over its refusal to grant special category status to the state
Chandrababu Naidu says Pawan Kalyan's graft allegations baseless, part of 'grand conspiracy' to weaken TDP
Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu termed as "baseless and meaningless" the allegations of corruption levelled against him by Jana Sena president Pawan Kalyan, and said it was part of a "grand conspiracy" to weaken the Telugu Desam Party.
Pawan Kalyan slams TDP, eyes Left support for Third Front; Jana Sena's arrival adds new dimension to complex Andhra equation
Pawan Kalyan's entry would certainly make a difference in Andhra Pradesh politics, given his personal charisma. He has clearly distanced himself from the aborted Priya Rajyam experiment led by Chiranjeevi,
Pawan Kalyan slams TDP at Jana Sena's Foundation Day rally, says it changed Andhra to 'Corruption Pradesh'
Addressing a massive gathering on the occasion of his party's fourth Foundation Day, Kalyan spoke of Andhra pride and Telugu self-esteem, and threatened to launch a fast unto death if special status isn't granted to the state
Jaganmohan Reddy may move no-confidence motion against Narendra Modi govt, not to hurt PM but Chandrababu Naidu
It all began with film star and the chief of Jana Sena party Pawan Kalyan calling upon the political parties in the state to move the no-confidence motion against the Modi government for not keeping its promises to the people of Andhra Pradesh.