Tuesday, 17 May, 2022
TopicJagan Mohan Reddy

Topic: Jagan Mohan Reddy

TDP accuses Jagan Reddy govt of grabbing prime lands of Ramanaidu Studio in Visakhapatnam

In a press conference Saturday, TDP leader Satyanarayana Murthy said Vizag residents were living in constant fear of land grabs and encroachments by YSRCP leaders.

Jagan Reddy is giving Andhra Pradesh children something better than gold — English education

The Andhra Pradesh model of education under CM Jagan Reddy is breaking barriers for children. He’s equalising language.

No more Telugu medium in Andhra — Why Jagan govt wants English in all schools, colleges

In 2019, Jagan govt ordered Andhra schools to switch to English, but that's stuck in SC. Now it has directed all colleges to compulsorily adopt English as medium of instruction from this session.

Why Jagan sister Sharmila’s new party is just what BJP needs to gain ground in Telangana

Second political venture from ‘House of YSR’ likely to spirit away traditional Reddy vote from Congress, to focus on jobless youth angry with KCR.

Move over Coronil, AP villagers ditch masks, vaccine after ‘miracle drug’, Jagan govt backs it

Herbal concoction by Krishnapatnam resident Anandaiah ‘isn’t Ayurvedic medicine, can't cure Covid', say officials. Andhra MLA says govt could restart distribution of the mix.

Why Subramanian Swamy, Sadhguru want to ‘liberate’ Tirupati’s Lord Balaji from state control

Tirupati temple, among richest in the world, is governed by TTD Board, but controversies & allegations of financial irregularities are seeing a tussle over who should control it.

Jagan govt says sedition case against Andhra MP justified, claims his speeches stoked unrest

In 100-page affidavit to Supreme Court, Andhra Pradesh govt says K.R. Krishnam Raju's criticism of CM Jagan Reddy manifested into actual violence. But document does not detail any incident.

SC dismisses complaint of Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Reddy against sitting top court judge

On 6 October 2020, Reddy wrote to CJI Bobde alleging that a senior Supreme Court judge has been influencing Andhra Pradesh High Court sittings and acting in the TDP's interests.

Why BJP, TDP are making ‘Christian CM’ Jagan Reddy’s faith a political flashpoint in Andhra

Since May 2019, when Jagan Reddy took over as CM, he and his government have been under constant attack for allegedly turning a blind eye to 'threat to Hinduism' in Andhra.

Why Jagan could pay the price if Modi govt plan to privatise Vizag Steel Plant goes through

Centre announced in early February that it’ll sell Visakha Steel, but employees & all political parties including ruling YSRCP have hit the streets in protest.

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Vehicles at a petrol pump station in Bengaluru, on 4 March 2021 | Photo: Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg

Heatwave sends Indians into air-conditioned cars for relief, petrol sales soar

Petrol sales have gone up 14% during 1-15 May from the corresponding period in April, a considerable amount especially in comparison to other fuels.


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Desi defence start-up helps Army go off decades-long dependence on imported cold-weather gear

While AROO does research on the product, manufacturing is handled by another company with which it has a tie-up. The first set of AROO gear was delivered in second half of 2021.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.