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Feb 12, 2019
Chandrababu Naidu got what he wanted with Delhi protest: Opposition support and reaction from Amit ShahAndhra Pradesh chief minister and Telugu Desam Party chief N Chandrababu Naidu took his protest for special category status for the state to Delhi on Monay, when he staged a 12-hour dharna at Andhra Bhavan. In these 12 hours, nearly two dozen Opposition leaders flocked to the protest seemingly to show solidarity for Naidu's cause.
Feb 10, 2019
#ModiIsAMistake: Anti-Narendra Modi posters put up in Andhra Pradesh day before PM's visit todayA day ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Andhra Pradesh, anti-Modi posters surfaced in the state. It has yet to be ascertained who put up those posters. Some of the posters read '#NoMoreModi #ModiIsAMistake', 'Modi Never Again', etc.
Feb 05, 2019
'India will close doors for BJP': Chandrababu Naidu hits back at Amit Shah’s 'U-turn chief minister' remarkAndhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu said the people of India will shut the doors on the BJP in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls
Dec 09, 2018
Winter Session: BJD to demand special category status for Odisha, 33% reservation for women in ParliamentThe decision was taken at the BJD parliamentary party meeting held under the chairmanship of its president and Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik at Naveen Niwas in Bhubaneswar on Sunday.
Jul 21, 2018
Pressure on Chandrababu Naidu as Narendra Modi pushes TDP to a corner with YSR Congress, Pawan Kalyan's helpIn his speech at the no-confidence motion debate, Narendra Modi reduced Chandrababu Naidu's stature to that of a small regional party boss who focused on settling petty scores.
Jul 17, 2018
Tejashwi Yadav asks Nitish Kumar to stop 'befooling' people on issue of Bihar special category statusLeader of Opposition in the legislative Assembly Tejashwi Prasad Yadav on Tuesday asked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to stop "befooling" people on the issue of special category status for Bihar when the Central government has already rejected the demand.
Apr 20, 2018
Chandrababu Naidu begins day-long fast on 68th birthday against Centre's refusal to grant special status to Andhra PradeshThe TDP president will be staging the protest in Vijayawada on his 68th birthday to pressurise the Central government to fulfill all commitments made at the time of bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh in 2014.
Apr 06, 2018
TDP MPs hold protest inside Lok Sabha Speaker's chamber over no-confidence motion, Andhra Pradesh special statusTDP MPs on Friday again held protests for special category status for Andhra Pradesh inside Parliament even after the Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die
Mar 25, 2018
Andhra Pradesh special status row: Amit Shah's letter to Chandrababu Naidu offers little clarity, widens rift between BJP and TDPAmit Shah's letter to Chandrababu Naidu is full of rhetoric, doesn't answer key questions such as why the special status for Andhra Pradesh has been denied and how far the special package has really grounded.
Mar 24, 2018
'TDP decision to leave NDA guided by political considerations': Full text of Amit Shah's letter to Chandrababu NaiduFormalising the split between the two parties, BJP president Amit Shah has unleashed an attack on Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, saying TDP's decision to quit the NDA was unilateral