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Why did Chandrababu agree for package instead of special status?

Why did Chandrababu agree for package instead of special status?

Feb 20,2018 , 04:17 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The protests against the Central Government’s refusal to give special category status to Andhra Pradesh are gathering momentum. Many people are questioning as to why Chandrababu Naidu has agreed for special package in lieu of special category status.
Banaganapalle girl finds place in Gunness Book

Banaganapalle girl finds place in Gunness Book

Feb 20,2018 , 03:51 PM IST | Latest News
A small girl from a small village has found place in the coveted Guinness Book of Records. T Anjani Sri Tasvika of Nandavaram village in Kurnool district has found place in the Guinnes Book of Records. 
High drama in AP

High drama in AP

Feb 20,2018 , 04:48 AM IST | Editors Desk
Even as the political heat in Telangana is yet to gain steam, in Andhra Pradesh all parties seem to be fully in the election mode, vying with one other in one up-manship. Irked by the manner in which the NDA government had prepared its budget keeping Odisha and Karnataka elections in mind, the TDP went all-out to convert the crisis into an opportunity and seems to have successfully created an anti
BJP forms committee against TDP Govt

BJP forms committee against TDP Govt

Feb 19,2018 , 02:09 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The ruling TDP's partner in Andhra Pradesh BJP has constituted a team to study the implementation of promises made by Telugu Desam Party in 2014 election manifesto. 
TDP, BJP battle it out on the social media war field

TDP, BJP battle it out on the social media war field

Feb 19,2018 , 10:54 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The social media is fast emerging as a battlefield between the BJP and the Telugu Desam Party on the issue of the implementation of the assurances given at the time of the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.
All parties round table meeting held to grant special status to Andhra

All parties round table meeting held to grant special status to Andhra

Feb 18,2018 , 03:42 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The special status achievement committee on Sunday met to discuss the Centre's promise to grant special status to Andhra Pradesh, post the bifurcation.
Ready for debate and sacrifice over Central aid issue: Andhra CM

Ready for debate and sacrifice over Central aid issue: Andhra CM

Feb 17,2018 , 10:48 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
AP chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said he was ready for a debate on what the Centre had given to the state post-bifurcation and asserted that he was ready for "any sacrifice" to safeguard the interests of the Telugu people.
Chandrababu demands 'justice' for Andhra

Chandrababu demands 'justice' for Andhra

Feb 17,2018 , 07:12 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday hits out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led Central government by saying that the state did not get justice in the recent Union Budget 2018-19.
Andhra Fin Min holds Pre-Budget meeting, Day 2

Andhra Fin Min holds Pre-Budget meeting, Day 2

Feb 17,2018 , 02:58 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu held Pre-Budget meeting for the second day, at the state secretariat here, on Friday.
Task Force to trace IT defaulters

Task Force to trace IT defaulters

Feb 16,2018 , 08:49 PM IST | Telangana
A Task Force has been constituted at Hyderabad, by Principal Chief Commissioner of Income Tax, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana with a Team of 12 officers headed by an officer of the rank of Additional Commissioner of Income Tax.
Chandrababu Naidu is richest CM, Manik Sarkar poorest: Report

Chandrababu Naidu is richest CM, Manik Sarkar poorest: Report

Feb 13,2018 , 12:37 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
An analysis of self-sworn affidavits of current Chief Ministers has revealed some interesting facts. 
Amid political row, Centre releases Rs 1,269 crore for Andhra Pradesh

Amid political row, Centre releases Rs 1,269 crore for Andhra Pradesh

Feb 10,2018 , 06:57 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The Centre has released a sum of Rs 1,269 crore to Andhra Pradesh under different heads in the last few days amid a strain in ties between the NDA and its ally TDP over allocation given to the state in the Union Budget.
Trust deficit & self-goals

Trust deficit & self-goals

Feb 10,2018 , 05:07 AM IST | Opinion
Andhra Pradesh has always been a politically vibrant State. The people are known to express their liking or hatred for any political party openly. If they like a particular party, they would ensure its victory even if the wind is blowing in a different direction in other parts of the country.
TDP, YSRCP MPs protest for special status

TDP, YSRCP MPs protest for special status

Feb 09,2018 , 04:44 PM IST | National
The Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 12 p.m. on Friday amid protests by members from Andhra Pradesh over their demand of special status for the state.Soon after the House met, Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu conducted the important legislative business and allowed the members to raise their issues in Zero Hour.
Rahul Gandhi wants parties to unite on special status to AP

Rahul Gandhi wants parties to unite on special status to AP

Feb 09,2018 , 03:33 PM IST | National
In an attempt to fish in troubled waters, Congress president Rahul Gandhi has asked all political parties to support the demand for granting special status to Andhra
Naidu fails to resolve Andhra special status issue, RS adjourned till 2 p.m.

Naidu fails to resolve Andhra special status issue, RS adjourned till 2 p.m.

Feb 08,2018 , 03:53 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Rajya Sabha on Thursday witnessed pandemonium over the issue of special status to Andhra Pradesh even as the attempts to resolve the issue by Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu failed.
Jana Sena workers eat grass in Eluru

Jana Sena workers eat grass in Eluru

Feb 08,2018 , 02:47 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Bandh called by left parties today to protest against the “anti-people” Union Budget 2018 evoked good response in Andhra Pradesh. The Communist Party of India, the Communist Party of India-Marxist and several other smaller parties have called for the shutdown.
TDP MP Ramesh suspended from Rajya Sabha

TDP MP Ramesh suspended from Rajya Sabha

Feb 08,2018 , 02:13 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Telugu Desam Party member C. M. Ramesh was on Wednesday suspended from Rajya Sabha for disrupting proceedings over the issue of special status to Andhra Pradesh.Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman P. J.Kurien suspended Ramesh after he did not heed repeated calls to return to his seat.
Government appeals to Andhra Pradesh MPs to withdraw protests in Lok Sabha

Government appeals to Andhra Pradesh MPs to withdraw protests in Lok Sabha

Feb 08,2018 , 02:00 PM IST | National
The government on Thursday appealed to the MPs from Andhra Pradesh to withdraw their protest in Lok Sabha for central assistance to the state, saying Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will address their concerns while replying to the debate on the Budget.
Schools Shut, Tight Security As Left Calls For AP Bandh Today

Schools Shut, Tight Security As Left Calls For AP Bandh Today

Feb 08,2018 , 01:30 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Authorities in Andhra Pradesh have tightened the security in view of the shutdown called by the Left parties today to protest the injustice meted out to the state in the Union Budget 2018-19.
Live Updates: Andhra Pradesh bandh

Live Updates: Andhra Pradesh bandh

Feb 08,2018 , 10:21 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The Left Parties have called for a bandh in Andhra Pradesh on Thursday slamming the Modi government for neglecting Andhra Pradesh in the Union Budget. 
Modi invokes NTR in Parliament

Modi invokes NTR in Parliament

Feb 07,2018 , 05:35 PM IST | National
Even as the MPs from Andhra Pradesh continued their protests in Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi continued his reply to the resolution on Presidential address. He reminded the TDP of the conditions that prevailed when NTR had entered politics. 
Centre committed to helping Andhra grow as new state

Centre committed to helping Andhra grow as new state

Feb 07,2018 , 02:35 PM IST | National
The Central Government will provide adequate help to Andhra Pradesh in its growth as a new state, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said on Wednesday.
PM Modi accuses Congress of dividing India and backstabbing Andhra leaders

PM Modi accuses Congress of dividing India and backstabbing Andhra leaders

Feb 07,2018 , 02:30 PM IST | National
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday addressed the Lok Sabha proceedings accusing the Congress of dividing India in 1947 and stabbing in the back politicians from Andhra Pradesh.
PM blames Congress for Andhra Pradesh's problems

PM blames Congress for Andhra Pradesh's problems

Feb 07,2018 , 02:23 PM IST | National
Amidst uproar by the opposition in the Lok Sabha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on the Motion of Thanks to the President's address.
Senior TDP leader Gali Muddu Krishnama Naidu breathes his last

Senior TDP leader Gali Muddu Krishnama Naidu breathes his last

Feb 07,2018 , 10:11 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Senior TDP leader Gali Muddu Krishnama Naidu passed away late on Tuesday night in a Hyderabad hospital.
No keeping quiet

No keeping quiet

Feb 07,2018 , 04:46 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
For the second day on Tuesday, MPs from Andhra Pradesh staged vociferous protests in both the houses of Parliament as well as outside seeking a better and fair deal for the state in the national budget which forced the government into making a statement on what it intended to do to assuage the ruffled feelings of the people over meagre allocations. 
TDP, YSR Congress demand special package for Andhra Pradesh in Lok Sabha

TDP, YSR Congress demand special package for Andhra Pradesh in Lok Sabha

Feb 06,2018 , 03:30 PM IST | National
The Lok Sabha on Tuesday saw lawmakers of the Telegu Desam party and the YSR Congress, both arch-rivals in Andhra Pradesh, coming together to demand concessions for their state.Vociferous protests by members of NDA ally Telugu Desam Party forced brief adjournment of Lok Sabha proceedings as they demanded special package for Andhra Pradesh.The NDA ally is unhappy and critical of the Budget, which t
TDP members protest in Lok Sabha demanding special facilities for AP

TDP members protest in Lok Sabha demanding special facilities for AP

Feb 06,2018 , 03:15 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Telugu Desam members on Tuesday staged protests causing the Lok Sabha proceedings to be adjourned on Tuesday.
No breakup on cards, TDP to press for better funds

No breakup on cards, TDP to press for better funds

Feb 04,2018 , 05:36 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh Minister of State for Science and Technology Y. S. Chowdary on Sunday that the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) will continue to press the Centre for more funds for the state.

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