Politics

Nara Lokesh speakng at e-Pragati training programme.

Lokesh improved public speaking, but still needs to sharpen image

0 on August 3, 2017, 1:08 pm / in Politics

Nara Lokesh has given interviews to various media organisations on the occasion of his completing 100 days as Minister for IT & Panchayat Raj in Chandrababu Naidu Government. The series of interviews is one of the rare interactions of Lokesh with the media in recent times.  Given that Lokesh’s articulation, especially in Telugu, has been a cause of concern for […]

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Silpa Chakrapani joins his brother in YSR Congress

Silpa Chakrapani joins his brother in YSR Congress

0 on August 2, 2017, 8:45 pm / in Politics

As expected, Silpa Chakrapani Reddy, MLC and brother of Silpa Mohan Reddy, has decided to cross from TDP to YSR Congress Party. He has submitted his resignation to TDP. Chakrapani Reddy will formally join YSR CP on Thursday in the presence of Jagan Mohan Reddy in Nandyal. Rumours have been floating since a few days that Chakrapani Reddy might also […]

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Newly appointed TTD EO Anil Kumar Singhal

Pawan’s tweet against TTD EO misplaced

0 on May 8, 2017, 11:59 am / in Politics

Jana Sena Chief Pawan Kalyan’s antagonism against North India seems to be turning a little weird. His latest tweet was against the appointment of Anil Kumar Singhal as Executive Officer of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD).  A 1993 batch IAS officer, Singhal was earlier working as the Resident Commissioner, AP Bhavan in New Delhi.  Stating that he was not against North Indian […]

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CM, Guv colluded to defeat democracy: Jagan

CM, Guv colluded to defeat democracy: Jagan

0 on April 2, 2017, 6:44 pm / in Politics

Opposition YSR Congress Party described today’s swearing-in as a black day for Andhra Pradesh and a violation of all constitutional norms. Taking strong exception against inducting four MLAs elected on YSR Congress Party ticket into the cabinet, party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy said the move was a gross violation of the constitution.  Jagan also took Governor ESL Narasimhan to task for […]

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Gorantla Buchaiah Chowdary

Discontent over reshuffle flares up; Gorantla, Bojjala resign

0 on April 2, 2017, 6:27 pm / in Politics

The cabinet reshuffle in Andhra Pradesh has left many aspirants, as expected, furious. Senior leaders in the party Bojjala Gopalakrishna Reddy and Gorantla Buchaiah Chowdary registered their protest by resigning as MLAs.  Bojjala was cut up that he should be stripped off of his berth in the name of his ill-health. Since my health does not permit me to function me […]

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Eleven new ministers inducted, Palle and Ravela lose berths

Eleven new ministers inducted, Palle and Ravela lose berths

0 on April 2, 2017, 12:12 pm / in Politics

Two MLCs and nine MLAs have been inducted into the Chandrababu Naidu cabinet today at a swearing in ceremony in Velagapudi Secretariat complex.  Nara Lokesh and Somireddy Chandramohan Reddy are the two MLCs who made it to the council of ministers. As many as four MLAs, who defected from YSR Congress Part found a berth in the cabinet. They are […]

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Jagan issues legal notices to ETV, ABN, TV9

Jagan issues legal notices to ETV, ABN, TV9

0 on April 2, 2017, 8:13 am / in Business, General, Media

YSR Congress Party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy has initiated legal action against three Telugu language channels ABN Andhra Jyothi, ETV and TV 9 for allegedly airing damaging content against Leader of Opposition in Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly ‘without verifying facts and failing to stick to the rule of objectivity’.  The reports were based on a tweet purportedly aired by Enforcement Directorate […]

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JC Prabhakar blasts Jagan, calls him crazy

JC Prabhakar blasts Jagan, calls him crazy

0 on March 4, 2017, 1:34 pm / in Politics

J C Prabhakar Reddy, brother of MP J C Diwakar Reddy and Tadipatri MLA, today blasted YSR Congress Party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy over the recent Diwakar Travels bus accident.  “He (Jagan) is a mad guy. He desperately wants to be Chief Minister. In this pursuit, he is becoming crazy,” thundered an emotional Prabhakar Reddy, who is in the eye […]

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Jagan wants Babu to pay Rs 1.5 cr for the jobless

Jagan wants Babu to pay Rs 1.5 cr for the jobless

0 on February 22, 2017, 8:42 pm / in Politics

The general standards of our political parties are, admittedly, very low. But this demand by Jagan Mohan Reddy’s YSR Congress Party can leave you speechless. Jagan, in an open letter to the Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday, has demanded that the State Government should pay Rs 1.5 lakh crore (yes, one lakh and fifteen thousand crore rupees) as unemployment […]

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Balakrishna removes Hindupur PA over dissensions

Balakrishna removes Hindupur PA over dissensions

0 on February 7, 2017, 12:06 pm / in Politics

Finally, Balakrishna had to get rid of his personal assistant Sekhar, who has been taking care of his constituency affairs in Hindupur, Ananthapur district.  There has been a lot of discontent over the high-handed behaviour of Sekhar, leading to internal dissensions in the constituency. So much so that Section 144 had to be imposed on Monday even as the two […]

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