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Aug 15, 2016
Andhra CM Naidu says it is Centre's responsibility to accord special status to the stateAndhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday said it was the responsibility of the Centre to accord the special status to the state.
Aug 08, 2016
Congress seeks PM Modi's assurance on special status to Andhra PradeshCongress on Monday sought an assurance by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of special status to Andhra Pradesh.
Aug 07, 2016
Special status is no panacea, nine other states also want it: Venkaiah Naidu on Andhra issueNine other states have demanded the "Special Category State" status from the Centre and supported Andhra Pradesh's request, said Venkaiah Naidu.
Aug 04, 2016
Why Andhra Pradesh won't benefit from the special status Naidu wants for stateNaidu must know that it’s not the ‘special’ label that his state needs. What it needs is cash, and here is how he can get it.
Aug 02, 2016
Govt looking into demand for special status to Andhra Pradesh: Arun JaitleyFinance Minister Arun Jaitley assured Lok Sabha members from Andhra Pradesh that the government was looking at their demand for the special category status.
May 01, 2016
Andhra CM Naidu slams Union Minister for remarks on granting state special statusUnion Minister Haribhai Chaudhary's remark over special category status to Andhra Pradesh has evoked sharp reactions from across the political spectrum on Saturday.
Mar 16, 2016
Centre not interested in giving Andhra Pradesh special status, claims Rahul GandhiRahul Gandhi said Congress will ask the central government to grant special status to Andhra Pradesh and accept other rightful demands
Feb 02, 2016
Manmohan, Rahul slam Modi govt for not honouring UPA's pledge to grant Andhra Pradesh special statusAddressing a public meeting in Bandlapalli village in Andhra Pradesh, Manmohan Singh and Rahul Gandhi stated that the Prime Minister must fulfil the promise their government had made to the state.
Oct 30, 2015
Man immolates himself for special category status to Andhra Pradesh, diesA man who had set himself ablaze in August over the denial of special category status to Andhra Pradesh died at a hospital on Friday in Eluru, police said.
Oct 29, 2015
Demand for special status for Bihar no longer relevant, says Arun JaitleyArun Jaitley dismissed Nitish Kumar's pitch for special status for Bihar saying it is no longer relevant after the constitutional award by the 14th Finance Commission.