Telugu Desam Party (TDP)

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He is German: Home Ministry revokes Telangana MLA's citizenship

21 Nov 2019

He is German: Home Ministry revokes Telangana MLA's citizenship

Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) from Telangana, Ramesh Chennamaneni is no longer a citizen of India, the government announced on Wednesday, while accusing him of misrepresenting and concealing facts, and obtaining citizenship fraudulently.

Andhra Pradesh: After ex-speaker dies, Naidu demands CBI probe

17 Sep 2019

Andhra Pradesh: After ex-speaker dies, Naidu demands CBI probe

On Monday, former speaker of Andhra Pradesh Kodela Siva Prasad Rao allegedly committed suicide. A tall leader of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), Rao was apparently upset after a case was filed against him.

Andhra Pradesh: Chandrababu Naidu, son, put under house arrest

11 Sep 2019

Andhra Pradesh: Chandrababu Naidu, son, put under house arrest

In Andhra Pradesh, the political rivalry between YSR Congress and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) took a new turn after former Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu was put under house arrest to prevent him from participating in a protest against the current government, led by Jagan Reddy.

Lok Sabha proceedings disrupted for seventh consecutive working day

20 Dec 2018

Lok Sabha proceedings disrupted for seventh consecutive working day

The proceedings of the Lok Sabha were disrupted for the seventh consecutive working day today, amid sparring between Opposition and treasury benches on the Rafale jet issue.

#TelanganaElections: Owaisi responds to Adityanath, says Allah will defeat Modi-govt

03 Dec 2018

#TelanganaElections: Owaisi responds to Adityanath, says Allah will defeat Modi-govt

Following Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's warning that All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owaisi would have to 'flee' Telangana if the BJP was voted to power, Owaisi has hit back at Adityanath.

Yogi: Owaisi will have to 'flee' Telangana if BJP wins

02 Dec 2018

Yogi: Owaisi will have to 'flee' Telangana if BJP wins

In the final leg of campaigning for the upcoming Telangana elections, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, on Sunday, issued a warning for All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owaisi.

Seat-sharing deal of Congress-led alliance in Telangana finalized: AICC

08 Nov 2018

Seat-sharing deal of Congress-led alliance in Telangana finalized: AICC

Seat-sharing deal among partners of the Congress-led grand alliance for the December 7 Telangana Assembly elections has been finalized and will be announced after its approval by Congress President Rahul Gandhi, the AICC said today.

Vizag: YSR Congress Chief Jagan Reddy stabbed at airport

25 Oct 2018

Vizag: YSR Congress Chief Jagan Reddy stabbed at airport

On Thursday, Jagan Mohan Reddy, the Chief of YSR Congress was attacked by an unidentified man at Visakhapatnam Airport.

Arrest warrant against AP CM Chandrababu Naidu in 2010 case

14 Sep 2018

Arrest warrant against AP CM Chandrababu Naidu in 2010 case

A Maharashtra court has issued an arrest warrant against Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu and 15 others in a 2010 case related to an agitation staged by them over the Babli project across the Godavari river.

Vidya Balan speaks about her debut Telugu movie, NTR's biopic

10 Aug 2018

Vidya Balan speaks about her debut Telugu movie, NTR's biopic

Vidya Balan says she is having a great experience working on her debut Telugu film, a biopic on actor-politician Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao (NTR).

Now, TDP MP dresses as Adolf Hitler and reaches Parliament

09 Aug 2018

Now, TDP MP dresses as Adolf Hitler and reaches Parliament

Telugu Desam Party's MP Naramalli Sivaprasad came to the Parliament dressed as German dictator Adolf Hitler to support his demand of special category for Andhra Pradesh.

#NoConfidenceMotion: PM assures development, welfare of people of Andhra Pradesh

21 Jul 2018

#NoConfidenceMotion: PM assures development, welfare of people of Andhra Pradesh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured the people of Andhra Pradesh that they will not be left behind and the government will ensure their welfare and development.

GST anniversary: "Gamechanger" or "surgical strike"? Top leaders speak up

01 Jul 2018

GST anniversary: "Gamechanger" or "surgical strike"? Top leaders speak up

One year ago on this day, the country's tax regime underwent a drastic overhaul with the launch of the never-seen-before-in-India Goods and Services Tax (GST).

AP-MLA sleeps in crematorium to dispel workers' fear of 'ghosts'

28 Jun 2018

AP-MLA sleeps in crematorium to dispel workers' fear of 'ghosts'

It is rare indeed when our lawmakers make it to the news for sincerely praiseworthy initiatives.

Parakala Prabhakar, Nirmala Sitharaman's husband, quits as AP communications advisor

19 Jun 2018

Parakala Prabhakar, Nirmala Sitharaman's husband, quits as AP communications advisor

After continuous attacks by the opposition, Parakala Prabhakar, Communications Advisor to the AP government and husband of Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, resigned today.

Chandrababu Naidu is confident BJP won't win 2019 general elections

27 May 2018

Chandrababu Naidu is confident BJP won't win 2019 general elections

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday said the Bharatiya Janata Party will not come to power again in 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Now, AP CM Chandrababu Naidu to hold day-long fast

15 Apr 2018

Now, AP CM Chandrababu Naidu to hold day-long fast

After disruption of Parliament didn't work, political parties are resorting to another form of protest: fasting.

YSR Congress MPs resign from LS over Andhra special status

07 Apr 2018

YSR Congress MPs resign from LS over Andhra special status

Five YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) MPs on Friday submitted their resignation letters to the Lok Sabha speaker. This was their way of protesting against Andhra Pradesh not being granted the special category status.

TDP-BJP hit out at each other after falling-out

25 Mar 2018

TDP-BJP hit out at each other after falling-out

On March 8, Chandrababu Naidu-led TDP pulled out two ministers from the NDA government.

Parliament lost 14 days, government now rushes to clear logjam

22 Mar 2018

Parliament lost 14 days, government now rushes to clear logjam

Since the Parliament reconvened on March 5, proceedings have been washed out every day as various parties haven't stopped protesting.

Opposition couldn't move no-confidence motion as Speaker adjourns LS

19 Mar 2018

Opposition couldn't move no-confidence motion as Speaker adjourns LS

The Parliament logjam continued today. As soon as the Lok Sabha assembled, opposition MPs trooped into the Well, raising slogans and holding placards.

Congress, Trinamool support TDP's no-confidence motion against Modi government

16 Mar 2018

Congress, Trinamool support TDP's no-confidence motion against Modi government

After the TDP decided to quit the NDA earlier today, it is now moving a no-confidence motion in the Lok Sabha against the Narendra Modi-led BJP government.

After TDP, ally JD(U) revives special status demand for Bihar

10 Mar 2018

After TDP, ally JD(U) revives special status demand for Bihar

TDP's "special category status" for Andhra ended in CM Chandrababu Naidu calling back his party's ministers, making a public show of protest. However, Naidu stopped short of leading his party out of the NDA.

AP special-category: Amid spar, TDP pulls out ministers from Center

08 Mar 2018

AP special-category: Amid spar, TDP pulls out ministers from Center

In what might signal the beginning of an intense battle, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has decided to pull out both of its ministers from the Central NDA government.

Rahul: Will give Andhra special category status after wresting power

06 Mar 2018

Rahul: Will give Andhra special category status after wresting power

Congress President Rahul Gandhi made a special appearance at rival-camp Telugu Desam Party (TDP) protest in New Delhi. With them, he demanded a special category status for Andhra Pradesh.

Disappointed TDP may call off alliance with BJP: Reports

04 Feb 2018

Disappointed TDP may call off alliance with BJP: Reports

Rumors that the TDP, BJP's biggest ally in the south, is considering breaking off the alliance gained steam as the party called an emergency meeting of its MPs today.