Investors’ summit in Vizag for industria...

Investors’ summit in Vizag for industrial growth: ...

Visakhapatnam, the City of Destiny, is getting spruced up for a partnership summit to showcase the potential for industrial growth in the successor state of Andhra Pradesh. The summit, scheduled fromFebruary 24 to 26, is the third annual event in the series organised during the TDP government and he...

22 Feb 2018

BJP attacks Prakash Raj over old video o...

BJP attacks Prakash Raj over old video of him prai...

Actor-turned-activist Prakash Raj is facing criticism after an old video of him showering praise on Mohammed Nalapad, son of Congress MLA NAHaris, at an event in January 2017, surfaced recently. In the video, Raj is seen on stage with Nalapad. He points to Nalapad and praises his upbringing. “...

22 Feb 2018

Makkal Needhi Maiam: Kamal Haasan dedica...

Makkal Needhi Maiam: Kamal Haasan dedicates his pa...

Makkal Needhi Maiam. This is the name of Kamal Haasan’s newly launched political party. The actor-turned-politician made the announcement to a packed audience at Madurai’s Ottakattai Grounds. “This is a party for you, for the people. I am your instrument, you are the leaders, this ...

21 Feb 2018
Kamal Haasan’s political party launch: F...

Kamal Haasan’s political party launch: Follow live...

Actor Kamal Haasan is all set to announce his political party and its objectives today. The actor, who made his cinematic debut in 1960 as a child artiste, will officially take the plunge into politics today. Following the death of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, both Kamal Haasan and Rajinika...

21 Feb 2018

Budget 'injustice': YSRCP mull no-trust ...

Budget 'injustice': YSRCP mull no-trust motion aga...

YSR Congress Party and the Jana Sena party, led by actor-politician Pawan Kalyan. Addressing a public rally in Kandukuru in Prakasam district on Sunday, YSRCP President Jaganmohan Reddy said that his party will pass the no confidence motion in Parliament during the last week of March 2018. Jagan rei...

20 Feb 2018

Andhra BJP leaders ask party to end alli...

Andhra BJP leaders ask party to end alliance with ...

The crisis in the TDP-BJP alliance seems to have hit rock bottom, as the state BJP leaders have asked the party to end its alliance with the TDP. The BJP has also announced that it will play the role of Opposition in the coming assembly session, reportedDeccan Chronicle. The two parties are at logge...

19 Feb 2018
AP parties vow to intensify fight for Sp...

AP parties vow to intensify fight for Special Cate...

Even as Andhra’s fight for Special Category Status and bifurcation promises gain swift momentum, political parties across the state, with the exception of the ruling Telugu Desam Party and BJP, held a round table conference, at IV Palace in Vijayawadaon Sunday. Following a call by left parties...

18 Feb 2018

Voting gets underway in Tripura

Voting gets underway in Tripura

Voting has begun for 59 seats into the 60-member Tripura assembly. The fate of 292 candidates is in the fray. 11 per cent voters turnout recorded till 9 am in Tripuraelections. Web casting of polling from almost all polling booths have been placed for the monitoring of process by Election Commission...

18 Feb 2018

Nitish bats for Women's Reservation Bill...

Nitish bats for Women's Reservation Bill to ensure...

Pitching for reservation of seats for women in the Parliament and state legislative assemblies, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said that concrete step towards women's empowerment cannot be taken unless a law is passed for the same. "As long as a law for women's reservation in Parliame...

17 Feb 2018
Want justice for AP, ready for any sacri...

Want justice for AP, ready for any sacrifices: Nai...

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday lashed out at the Centre for not doing justice to the state. Chandrababu said his Telugu Desam Party (TDP) did not break its alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party for the sake of doing justice to the state of Andhra Pradesh. He said he...

17 Feb 2018

Centre looks at Andhra sympathetically: ...

Centre looks at Andhra sympathetically: BJP reject...

The BJP on Friday rejected what it said was "propaganda" that the Centre has not given Andhra Pradesh the requisite assistance and said it has gone "way beyond" to fulfil all the obligations under the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act and will look at the state "sympathetically". "The centre has gon...

17 Feb 2018