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Andhra Pradesh Special Category Status: Opposition parties meet Finance Commission

While YSRC requested the commission to also recommend Rs 60,000 crore grant for reviving the economic situation in the State, the BJP sought higher allocation of funds for backward districts.

published on : 12th October 2018

Andhra Pradesh government to take up special category status issue with 15th finance panel

The argument of the State government is that the SCS was denied citing the 14th Finance Commission recommendations and that it wanted to know the stand of the 15th Finance Commission on the issue.

published on : 10th October 2018

Rahul Gandhi promises special category status to Andhra Pradesh

The Congress president listed commitments made to the State including national status for Polavaram, steel factory in Kadapa, new railway zone, international airport, metro rail and highways.

published on : 19th September 2018

Youth hangs self from cell tower demanding Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh

According to police, Trinath was an unemployed graduate hailing from a middle-class family in Rajamahendravaram of East Godavari district.

published on : 1st September 2018

TDP mulls over moving Supreme Court over Andhra Pradesh​ special status issue

Earlier in the day, few TDP MPs protested in front of the Mahatma Gandhi statue in Parliament on the same issue.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Expose double standards of BJP government: Chandrababu Naidu

'TDP MPs should continue their fight against the Centre. The gross injustice done to AP by the Centre should be exposed on all platforms to safeguard the interests of people of the state'

published on : 31st July 2018

‘TDP will not give up fight till it gets all dues to Andhra Pradesh’

Modi has failed to fulfil his election promises, it is unfortunate that PM has lied on the issue of SCS to AP in Parliament, says Naidu.

published on : 29th July 2018

CM Naidu directs TDP MPs to intensify special category status fight in and outside parliament

MPs told to stage demonstrations at offices of Union ministries in New Delhi.

published on : 26th July 2018

Telangana Rashtra Samiti changing stand on special category status like chameleon: Congress

The Opposition leader in the State Legislative Council Mohammad Ali Shabbir on Wednesday alleged that the TRS changed its stand on special category status to AP.

published on : 26th July 2018

Andhra Pradesh getting more than what it would have got as special category state: Rajnath Singh

The Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad categorically asked if the Centre would grant the status or not to Andhra Pradesh.

published on : 24th July 2018

Special Category Status: YSR Congress calls for state-wide bandh on Tuesday

The bandh call came in the wake of the Centre not coming up with any specific assurance on SCS or other issues during the debate on No Confidence Motion on Friday, stated YS Jagan Mohan Reddy.

published on : 21st July 2018

No confidence motion: Andhra’s woes echo in house 

Issues related to Andhra Pradesh dominated the Lok Sabha on Friday, with TDP MP Jayadev Galla opening the debate on party colleague K Srinivas’ no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi-led NDA g

published on : 21st July 2018

Tejashwi asks Nitish Kumar to stop 'befooling' people in name of special category status for Bihar

Tejashwi Prasad Yadav asked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to stop "befooling" people on the issue of special category status for Bihar when the Central government has already rejected the demand.

published on : 17th July 2018

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar bats for special status for state; opposition RJD, Congress dub it as a ‘pre-poll gimmick’

When asked what BJP thinks of Bihar's special status demand, Nitish Kumar told reporters to ask the question to deputy chief minister and senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi.

published on : 16th July 2018

TDP delegation to meet Shiv Sena, NCP leaders in Mumbai

TDP's Lok Sabha floor leader Thota Narasimham and MP P. Ravindra Babu will call on Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday evening.

published on : 15th July 2018
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