Wednesday, 1 February, 2023
TopicJagan Mohan Reddy

Topic: Jagan Mohan Reddy

Polavaram dam funding gets a leg up after PM-CM meetings but project unlikely to meet deadline

A team of senior officials from AP were in Delhi since Wednesday to meet with secretaries of Union Jal Shakti and Finance Ministry to discuss key issues regarding the project.

EC asks YSRCP to clarify reports of Jagan Reddy becoming party’s permanent president

The YSRCP had earlier informed the EC that an internal enquiry was launched after reports emerged about Reddy becoming 'lifetime' president of the party.

40% tickets to youth, ‘motivating’ cadres — here’s TDP plan to make Andhra ‘quit Jagan’

TDP’s 2-day ‘Mahanadu’ event drew a crowd of 1.5 lakh according to party sources, and raised the pitch for 2024 battle in Andhra. But, experts say large turnouts may not mean votes.

Jagan set on Vizag as ‘executive capital’ in decentralisation push, AP ‘explores legal options’

While former Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu had wanted Amravati to be state capital & world class smart city, Reddy had floated idea of 3-capital state. HC has also decided in favour of Amravati.

Performance matters, not my age, says 72-yr-old TDP chief Naidu as he aims to reclaim Andhra

Chandrababu Naidu said he will now be more visible on ground, days after he raised the slogan ‘Quit Jagan, Save Andhra’ & urged cadres to interact more with the public ahead of 2024.

Angry protestors torch Andhra minister, MLA’s homes, won’t have district renamed after Ambedkar

Police & agitators clashed in Amalapuram city, as 'vehicles were set ablaze, stones pelted at cops & minister P. Vishwarup & MLA P. Satish's homes torched', over proposed renaming of Konaseema.

‘Social justice cabinet’ or eye on 2024? What’s behind Jagan’s complete ministerial reshuffle

Of the 25 cabinet ministers sworn-in Monday, 14 are new inductees. Jagan govt has called it an attempt at 'social justice and representation'. 

Spike in demand, coal shortage, pvt players quoting high prices — why Andhra has a power crisis

Energy Secretary B. Sreedhar says the state is facing a shortage of 50-55 million units, and this gap will be bridged through purchase and power restrictions applied on industries.

Andhra gets 13 new districts as CM Jagan continues decentralised development of state

Jagan Mohan Reddy had said in his 2019 campaign that all 25 Lok Sabha constituencies would be separate districts if he came to power.

‘HC shouldn’t get into govt terrain of making laws’: Jagan lashes out over Andhra capitals order

Speaking in assembly, Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan also terms 'impossible' the six-month deadline set by the court for the government to develop Amaravati as the state’s only capital.

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...

Defence

The Defence Services Staff College in Wellington | Image credit: dssc.gov.in

In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.