Row erupts between TDP & YSRC over former Speaker’s death

The death of former Andhra Pradesh Speaker Kodela Sivaprasada Rao triggered a political slugfest in the state with the Telugu Desam Party holding the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government responsible for the veteran leaders suspected suicide. Continue Reading

TDP leader & former AP Speaker Siva Prasada Rao dead

Senior TDP leader and former Speaker of Andhra Pradesh Assembly Kodela Siva Prasada Rao was declared dead at a hospital here on Monday amid speculation that he committed suicide. He was 72. Continue Reading

AP cabinet wants Centre to retain name of Andhra Bank

The Andhra Pradesh Cabinet on Wednesday demanded that the Centre retain the name of Andhra Bank, in the wake of the move to merge it with Union Bank of India and Corporation Bank. The cabinet passed a resolution in this regard as ministers denounced the move to erase Andhra Banks name through the merger. Continue Reading

Naidu accuses AP govt of conspiring to shift State capital

Opposition Telugu Desam Party on Wednesday accused the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government in Andhra Pradesh of hatching a conspiracy to shift the state capital from Amaravati by projecting it as a flood-prone area, a charge denied by the ruling YSRC. Continue Reading

20,000 TDP leaders would join BJP in Telangana: Laxman

Telangana BJP chief K Laxman yesterday announced that Maha Sammelanam would be held tomorrow where several TDP leaders and others would join the party. BJP working president J P Nadda would also take part in the event, said Laxman. Continue Reading