First it was the Telugu Desam and its majority in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council that put a spanner in the works as far as Jaganmohan Reddy’s plan to move the executive […]
In Jagan’s Andhra Pradesh, Education award named after Kalam makes way for YSR
In 2017, the then Chandrababu Naidu government decided to make the Andhra Pradesh Pratibha State level awards more prestigious by naming them after former President of India, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. The […]
AP Chief Secretary ouster : Naidu will be pleased with Jagan’s decision. Here’s why
Chandrababu Naidu has no reason to approve of any decision that his bete noire Jaganmohan Reddy takes. But he would take a vicarious pleasure in witnessing the humiliating ouster of Chief Secretary […]
Chiranjeevi to meet CM Jagan with Sye Raa invite
It has been over four months since Jaganmohan Reddy assumed charge in Andhra Pradesh. While it is customary for most bigwigs to greet the new chief minister, the Telugu film industry has […]
Social media rivalry between TDP and YSRCP goes from bad to worse
The photoshop industry continues to play its ugly role in the war over social media between the Telugu Desam and the YSR Congress. After Chandrababu Naidu complained about abusive posts in social […]
Jagan govt accused of propagating Christianity in Tirupati, twist in story
A bus ticket for a journey from Tirumala to Tirupati on 22 August has created a controversy in Andhra Pradesh. The innocuous ticket for Rs 55 carried on the reverse side, information […]
Andhra for Andhra Telugus, Karnataka for Kannadigas. India to go pucca local?
Among the points BS Yediyurappa made during his Independence Day speech was to address the growing demands for reservation for locals in jobs in Karnataka. He assured that a lion’s share of […]
After Yeddyurappa to Yediyurappa, BSY to go the Jagan way
BS Yediyurappa reverted to his original name from his name of 12 years, Yeddyurappa, reportedly for astrological reasons. Now for political reasons, he may change the name of Indira canteens in Karnataka […]
Will Jagan order a probe into Godavari Pushkar stampede of 2015?
Amaravati Construction of buildings along the Krishna river bed in alleged violation of environmental laws Polavaram irrigation project Power Purchase Agreements The YS Jaganmohan Reddy government is completing a checklist of all […]
Andhra Pradesh : 75 % quota for locals in jobs : Good or Bad?
Andhra Pradesh has passed a Bill in the Legislative Assembly which will provide 75 per cent reservation for locals in industries and factories in the state. This will include projects set up […]
CM Ramesh Exclusive : I am happy in the BJP
Rajya Sabha MP CM Ramesh was among the four Telugu Desam lawmakers who crossed over to the BJP on 20 June. It was a big jolt as Ramesh was among those who were considered […]
Who drove Kia Motors into Andhra Pradesh? YSR or Naidu?
Chandrababu Naidu has always prided himself for having brought Kia Motors to Anantapur in Andhra Pradesh. He patted himself on the back again in the Assembly on Monday, when the ruling YSR […]
Jagan lashes out at Chandrababu Naidu
The vitriol that one witnessed during the election campaign in Andhra Pradesh has not ebbed. It spilled over into the state assembly during the budget session and has seen anger, personal remarks […]
CM Jagan, these students need a bus to go to school
Every weekday, fourteen girls get into an autorickshaw to travel 6 km to the Zilla Parishad school in Rapthadu. It is not a very safe ride as these pictures will tell you. […]