We don’t take exit polls seriously, will wait till 23 May: Stalin

DMK President M K Stalin said he did not take the exit polls seriously and would rather wait for 23 May to know people’s predictions. He further stated that his late father M Karunanidhi had taken the same stand in the past also. Continue Reading

Ramgopal Varma barred entry into Vijayawada to promote his film

The director who’s next is a Telugu film ‘Lakshmi’s NTR’ is based on the life of Telugu Desam founder and former Chief Minister N T Rama Rao, was barred entry into Vijayawada yesterday. Continue Reading

YSRC chief blames AP CM for Vivekananda’s death; Naidu hits back

A political row broke out between the ruling TDP and the Opposition YSR Congress over the death of Y S Vivekananda Reddy. The 68-year-old leader was the younger brother of former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister M Y S Rajasekhara Reddy and uncle of the party’s chief Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy and is survived by his wife and a daughter. Continue Reading

Jaganmohan promises to allot Rs 15,000 crore for BC welfare

YSR Congress president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy yesterday promised an annual budgetary provision of Rs 15,000 crore along with many other welfare measures to the backward classes, if his party was voted to power in the coming elections.  Continue Reading

Oppn slams Naidu’s 5% quota for Kapus, says it is poll gimmick

Chandrababu Naidu government faced the heat from Opposition parties in Andhra Pradesh after it made a decision to allot five per cent reservation for upper caste Kapus out of the 10 per cent quota for economically weaker sections. Continue Reading

Oppn wants to hand over State to AP people: KCR

Dubbing the proposed Congress-TDP pre-poll alliance as anti-Telangana, caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao Wednesday said the opposition wants to “hand over” the State to “Andhra People” once again. Continue Reading