Leaders of farmers’ associations have opposed the visit of BJP chief Amit Shah to AP as BJP had failed to fulfil its promises given to the State during last elections.
Roger Moore who was famous for his role as James Bond in seven Bind movies has breathed his last on Tuesday after battling with cancer for some time.
The AP Congress leaders have met AICC Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and are scheduled to meet President Pranab Mukherjee tomorrow to plead for AP special status.
AP to fill 2,000 Group II and Group II posts in the state soon to speed up implementation of developmental works.
In view of high profile visits to the state, CM KCR feels that it is important to keep his flock together and persuade them to stay in the party.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu took exception to the recent episodes of indiscipline in the party. According to sources, he held a meeting with senior and crucial leaders in the party to plan a strategy to put the house in order. However, field level reality is turning out to be totally different.
Vizag MP and AP BJP president Haribabu asserted that the party would expand its base in the state after Amit Shah’s visit on May 25. However, he reiterated that the BJP’s growth in AP would not disturb the alliance with the TDP.
Bihar’s senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi, who has been levelling corruption allegations against Lalu and his family, asserted that there was a link between the Jain brothers and Misa.
Indian army carried out bombing of terrorist camps along the Line of Control in Kashmir sector in May 21-22 to warn Pakistan not to encourage infiltration of terrorists.
Rahul Gandhi interacted with leaders of Andhra Pradesh Congress Party and decided to address a rally at Bhimavaram in June second week demanding Special Status.
The speculations are that Amit Shah is looking at implementing Uttar Pradesh formula in Telangana too. It means attracting more of BC leaders in the State, at a time when KCR is determined to implement SC/ST sub plan and enhanced quota for minorities.
There were clashes again on Tuesday between the factions led by Karanam Balaram and Gottipati Ravi Kumar, both belonging to the TDP, in Prakasham district.
Amit Shah started his Telangana tour with a strong indictment of the TRS for not taking advantage of Central schemes. He said BJP will form the government in Telangana after 2019 polls.
The capital designs for Amaravati Government City, which were believed to be final, would have to undergo some more changes. The master designers, who have submitted the designs, were asked to make modifications and to come back in two weeks
Sangareddy has a special significance for the Congress since Indira Gandhi adopted Medak constituency after Emergency. She addressed a huge meeting at Sangareddy in 1979 in run up to 1980 elections.
At least 19 people killed and about 59 injured in what seem to be a human bomb attack at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, at around 10:30 pm.
It is not only a clear case of indiscipline, but it also points out the fact that these leaders are no more afraid of the party supremo. It also raises another question; will they stay in the party? Or did they do it to get expelled from the party?
It is a known fact that BJP has decided to strengthen the party in the Southern States. As part of the strategy, BJP has set its eyes on Telangana and is trying to attract as many leaders as possible into the party.
As BJP ranks are gearing up for Amit Shah visit on May 25, the AP Congress had given a call to its ranks to hold protest demonstrations on the day on the plea that the BJP failed to fulfil the promise of Special Category Status and other facilities for AP.