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High Expectations on AP Cabinet Berths


Telugu Desam party senior leaders and newly elected MLAs also have pinned high expectations with the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu’s open indications of cabinet expansion. Also discussions are going on in the party groups about who will get the coveted posts. Party cadre observed that the party was strong in Guntur and Prakasam

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Jaitley Wary Of Special Status To AP

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Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley seems to have offered a very clear indication of not according any Special Status to Andhra Pradesh when he met Union Ministers Venkaiah Naidu and Sujana Chowdary recently. The Union Minister from TDP Sujana Chowdary was reportedly quite keen on Special Status given the sentiment that has been brewing in

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KVP To Bring Congress-YSRCP Alliance?


Congress party’s Rajya Sabha MP K V P Ramachandra Rao, who was known for his low profile right always seems to be gradually emerging becoming a major political force in the state of Andhra Pradesh. KVP hogged limelight by ensuring highest focus on special category status to Andhra Pradesh as Rajya Sabha MP which also

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Telugu States Under Fire For Public Devotion


Andhra Pradesh and Telangana governments are now facing flak from many rationalists and atheists as well as other sectors for taking up massive funding spree for the ongoing Krishna river’s Pushkaralu festival. They feel that governments of the Telugu states are negating the spirit of the Constitution and promoting so called superstitions by splurging the

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Andhra CM’s Bonanza For Anantapur


Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu organized the celebration of Independence Day when he unfurled national flag at Anantapur amid an impressive show. He also witnessed the colourful parade by the state police and received grand salute at the official ceremony held in Police Training College. The whole event happened in a colorful manner. Naidu announced

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Is Babu Overconfident Again?


Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu has been very happy over last one week after raising his voice against the BJP led Central government. This is related to the special category status for Andhra Pradesh. But at the same time many warn that all this convincing act by Narendra Modi & Co would have been only till

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Jagan’s Churning Of Soft Hindutva

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A decade and half ago, when the BJP was looking impossible to defeat, Congress planners adopted the policy of soft Hindutva wherein they would also casually flirt with the Hindu sentiment. Now the YSRCP chief Jaganmohan Reddy seems to have taken a leaf out of this book. There have been some pictures released today which

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First Bonanza For AP?

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There are reports that a three-phase financial package may be announced soon to Andhra Pradesh once monsoon session of Parliament is over. This is instead of the Special Status category. The Union finance ministry is reportedly making a list of projects envisaged under the final package to be announced by the Union finance minister Arun

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Negligent Contractors Handle Krishna Pushkaralu


The two Telugu states Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are all set to witness rush of crores of people as part of the sacred Krishna Pushkaralu which is all set to begin from next week. Last year it was the turn of Godavari Pushkaralu and massive crowds were spotted at Rajahmundry. Both states have been spending

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