YSR Congress announces 3 candidates for Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council

New Delhi: The ruling YSR Congress on Monday announced three candidates for the by-election to the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council to fill as many seats under the assembly quota in the poll, slated for August 26. The YSRC nominated minister Mopidevi Venkata Ramana, former IPS officer Sheik Mohammad Iqbal and former MLA Challa Ramakrishna Reddy […]

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Tammineni Sitaram elected Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker

New Delhi: Veteran legislator Tammineni Sitaram was on Thursday unanimously elected Speaker of the Andhra Pradesh Assembly. Sitaram, who has been elected to the Assembly for a sixth term, currently represents Amudalavalasa constituency in Srikakulam district on behalf of the ruling YSR Congress. Pro-Tem Speaker S V C Appalanaidu announced the election of Sitaram in […]

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‘YSR Congress workers damage plaque unveiled by N Chandrababu Naidu

New Delhi: The YSR Congress supporters Tuesday allegedly vandalised a plaque inside the Krishna Zilla Parishad function hall here, unveiled by former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, said officials. The vandalisation of the plaque triggered tension between the TDA and YSRC workers, necessitating deployment of police to avert clash between the rival party […]

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Man stabs Jagan Mohan Reddy of YSR Congress At Vizag Airport

VISAKHAPATNAM: YSR Congress Party President and leader of opposition in Andhra Pradesh, Jagan Mohan Reddy was stabbed at the Visakhapatam airport by a young man. He was not seriously injured. The police have identified the attacker as “Sriniwas” works as a waiter at a restaurant at the airport. The attacker allegedly entered the VIP lounge and approached Mr Reddy, claiming he wanted […]

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Naidu praises Manmohan’s conduct in Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s intervention during the discussion on the special category status for Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday in the Upper House won him praise from Rajya Sabha chairperson M Venkaiah Naidu. Referring to the former PM’s speech, Naidu on Wednesday said, Singh, during whose term the AP reorganisation bill was passed, […]

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