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Chandrababu’s son gearing up for major role in TDP


September 12th, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 12 (IANS) Nara Lokesh, son of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu, appears to be gearing up to take up a key responsibility in the party.An ... Read more...

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Karnataka MLA Somasekhara Reddy held in cash-for-bail scam


August 6th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 6 (IANS) The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Andhra Pradesh Monday arrested Karnataka legislator G. Somasekhara Reddy in a cash-for-bail scam involving his brother and former Karnataka minister G. ... Read more...

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Former Andhra minister Mohan Reddy dies


July 27th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 27 (IANS) Former Andhra Pradesh minister and senior Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader B.V. Mohan Reddy died here Friday, following a brief illness. He was 67.Mohan Reddy, whose ... Read more...

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Mining baron Reddy’s kin arrested in cash-for-bail case


July 22nd, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 22 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has arrested Dasaradharami Reddy, a relative of former Karnataka minister and mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy in the cash-for-bail scam.The ACB ... Read more...

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NTR’s son to soon enter active politics


July 14th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 14 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder N.T. Rama Rao's son and popular Telugu actor N. Balakrishna Saturday said he would soon enter active politics.Balakrishna, however, made it ... Read more...

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I’ll remain with TDP till my last breath: Junior NTR


July 9th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 9 (IANS) Popular Telugu film actor Junior NTR Monday ruled out leaving Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and also denied any differences within the family."As far as I am ... Read more...

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‘Dammu’ - high on action, low on content (Telugu Movie Review)


April 28th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Film "Dammu"; Producer: K.S.Rama Rao; Screenplay-Director: Boyapati Sreenu; Music: M.M. Keervani; Camera: Arthur A Wilson; Dialogues: M. Rathnam; Cast: Jr. NTR, Thrisha, Karthika, Kota Sreenivasa Rao, Nasser, Brahmanandam, Ali, Bhanupriya, Thanikella ... Read more...

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Divided family pays tributes to NTR


January 18th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 18 (IANS) Rich tributes were paid to Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder and former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N.T. Rama Rao on his 16th death anniversary Wednesday.NTR, as ... Read more...

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Graft case: Apex court grants bail to Sukh Ram, two others (Third Lead)


January 9th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday granted interim bail till Jan 16 to former telecom minister Sukh Ram, 84, who was sentenced to three years' imprisonment in ... Read more...

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Sukh Ram’s three-year jail term upheld in graft case (Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday upheld a trial court decision to award three years' jail term to former union minister Sukh Ram in a corruption ... Read more...

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High court reserves orders on Naidu’s petition


December 14th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 14 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh High Court Wednesday reserved its ruling on a petition of former Andhra Pradesh chief minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu ... Read more...

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NTR’s widow evicted from house


December 2nd, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 2 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party founder president N.T. Rama Rao's widow Lakshmi Parvathi was Friday evicted from the house she was living in since the former Andhra Pradesh ... Read more...

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Andhra assembly session kicks off on stormy note


December 1st, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 1 (IANS) The winter session of the Andhra Pradesh legislative assembly began on a stormy note Thursday with the opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) stalling the proceedings, ... Read more...

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Conference on strategic electronics at Hyderabad


November 23rd, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 23 (IANS) A three-day conference on "Strategic Electronics: Instrumentation, Control, Communication and Computing" organised by the Indian Nuclear Society (INS) kickstarts here Thursday.R. Chidambaram, principal scientific advisor to ... Read more...

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Court convicts Sukh Ram in 1996 telecom case


November 18th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) A trial court here convicted 84-year-old former telecom minister Sukh Ram for misusing his official position when he was in the P.V. Narasimha Rao cabinet ... Read more...

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Telangana MP sent to jail


October 16th, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 16 (IANS) An MP and two Andhra Pradesh legislators from Telangana were Sunday sent to jail for participating in 'rail blockade', which entered the second day Sunday ... Read more...

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Telangana leaders head for Delhi to meet PM


September 30th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 30 (IANS) Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K. Chandrasekhara Rao and other leaders of the Telangana movement Friday left for New Delhi to meet Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

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Telangana leaders arrested for road blockades in Hyderabad


September 28th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) Traffic was thrown out of gear in several parts of Hyderabad as Telangana groups staged road blockades to intensify the ongoing movement for a separate ... Read more...

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Centre must intervene before violence erupts: KCR’s son


September 28th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) Shortly before being detained by police in Hyderabad during a protest, Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) leader K.T. Rama Rao warned the central and state governments ... Read more...

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Now Andhra to give rice at Re.1 a kg to its poor


September 21st, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) Families living below poverty line (BPL) in Andhra Pradesh will get rice at one rupee a kg from Nov 1, Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar ... Read more...

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NTR’s actor son ready to contest elections


September 11th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 11 (IANS) Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N.T. Rama Rao's son and popular Telugu film actor N. Balakrishna Sunday confirmed he would contest the next assembly elections.Balakrishna would ... Read more...

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Telangana leader slaps Andhra Bhavan official (Lead)


July 21st, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) A day after a man committed suicide in New Delhi in support of a separate Telangana, a Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leader Thursday ... Read more...

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TRS leader slaps Andhra Bhavan official in Delhi


July 21st, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) A day after a man committed suicide in the capital for Telangana, a Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leader Thursday slapped and abused an employee ... Read more...

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NTR’s son Balakrishna soon to join active politics


June 10th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 10 (IANS) Popular Telugu film actor Nandamuri Balakrishna, son of the late Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder and former chief minister N.T. Rama Rao, Friday said he would ... Read more...

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Succession war between Naidu, NTR families hots up


May 28th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 28 (IANS) The succession war between the families of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder N.T. Rama Rao, or NTR, and his son-in-law and party chief N. Chandrababu Naidu ... Read more...

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Tributes paid to NTR on birth anniversary


May 28th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 28 (IANS) Rich tributes were paid to Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder and former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N.T. Rama Rao Saturday on his 88th birth anniversary.NTR's family ... Read more...

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TRS, YSR Congress woo suspended TDP leader


May 26th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 26 (IANS) After being suspended Tuesday from the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), the party's politburo member and senior leader Nagam Janardhan Reddy is mulling his future action ... Read more...

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Junior NTR ties the knot with Naidu’s relative


May 6th, 2011 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 5 (IANS) Popular Telugu film actor Junior NTR Thursday night tied the knot with Lakshmi Pranathi, a relative of former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu.Politicians of ... Read more...

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Orissa’s Gridco to buy power from NTPC


April 26th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 26 (IANS) India's top power producer National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) will sell power to Orissa's state-run GRIDCO Ltd from its solar power projects in Uttar Pradesh and ... Read more...

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No succession war in TDP, says NTR’s son


April 20th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 20 (IANS) Nandamuri Balakrishna, popular Telugu actor and brother-in-law of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu, Wednesday denied any succession battle in the party and termed ... Read more...

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TDP celebrates as Chandrababu Naidu turns 61


April 20th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 20 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) organised motorcycle rallies, blood donation camps and burst fireworks to celebrate the birthday of its chief, N. ... Read more...

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President confers Padma awards


April 1st, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Apr 1 (IANS) Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia, photographer Homai Vyarawalla, Wipro Chairman Azim Premji and actor Shashi Kapoor were among the achievers conferred with ... Read more...

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48 held for vandalising statues of Andhra icons


March 11th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 11 (IANS) The police have arrested 48 people for vandalising statues of prominent Telugu personalities during the Telangana 'million march' at Tank Bund here.A day after the ... Read more...

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Telangana march: Statues of Telugu personalities damaged


March 11th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 10 (IANS) Statues of 16 Telugu poets, writers and rulers were vandalised by Telangana protesters during the 'million march' at Tank Bund here Thursday.The protestors demolished some ... Read more...

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VVS Laxman, Sushil Kumar amongst 128 Padma awardees


January 25th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): Indian batsman VVS Laxman, shooter Gagan Narang, wrestler Sushil Kumar and movie stars Tabu, Kajol and Irrfan Khan and singer Usha Uthup are among 84 personalities ... Read more...

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