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Purandeswari files nomination from Rajampet
Former union minister D. Purandeswari and former Andhra Pradesh Congress chief Botsa Satyanarayana were among prominent candidates who filed nominations on last day Saturday for assembly and Lok Sabha elections in Seemandhra.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
TDP breaks three-decade old tradition of fielding Muslims in Guntur East constituency
For the first time in 32 years, Telugu Desam Party has fielded a non Muslim candidate for Guntur East Assembly constituency.
Ramakrishnudu appeals to EC to scrutinize Jagan's nomination papers
Telugu Desam Party senior leader Yanamala Ramakrishnudu appealed to the Election Commission to take the objections raised by opposition parties into consideration while scrutinizing the nomination papers of YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy .
Thu Apr 17, 2014
The Indian Express
Ties with BJP under strain, TDP says may go it alone in Seemandhra
Less than a fortnight after the Telugu Desam Party returned to the NDA, its alliance with the BJP seems to be in trouble.
BJP feels TDP dictating terms on candidate selection, ready to go alone
The Bharatiya Janata Party took serious note on the attempts of its ally Telugu Desam Party to influence its candidate selection process.
International Business Times
Lok Sabha Elections 2014: Sonia Gandhi Claims Full Credit for Telangana, Slams TRS, TDP, YSRCP
She said that K Chandrasekhar Rao-led Telangana Rashtra Samiti and N Chandrababu Naidu-led Telugu Desam Party have no role in the process for creation of Telangana state.
Jana Sena Party may field candidates independently
The denial of TDP ticket to Potluri Vara Prasad for Vijayawada Lok Sabha constituency didn't go well with Jana Sena Party chief Pawan Kalyan.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
BJP fields Purandeswari from Rajampet
The Bharatiya Janata Party - has fielded former union minister D. Purandeswari from Rajampet Lok Sabha constituency in Andhra Pradesh.
TDP complains to EC on YSRCP flouting model code of conduct
Hyderabad, Apr 16 : Telugu Desam Party today complained against YSR Congress Party to state Chief Electoral Officer alleging the YSRCP distributed large quantity of liquor and money at Uravakonda in Anantapur District.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Rebel threat continues in political parties in Telangana
Hyderabad, Apr 12 : Even as political managers of all parties were trying their best to pacify rebels to withdraw from fray, rebel threat still remained at a few places of Lok Sabha and Assembly constituencies in the first phase of poll battle across ten districts of Telangana in Andhra Pradesh.
TDP list for 40 assy, 6 LS seats released, JC, Rayapati, Galla in
Hyderabad, Apr 12 : Almost all Congress leaders, including JC Diwakar Reddy, Rayapati Sambasiva Rao and Galla Aruna Kumari, who joined Telugu Desam Party recently, figure in the second list of candidates released by TDP President N Chandrababu Naidu here late night.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
NTR's son Balakrishna to contest from Hindupu
Hyderabad, Apr 12 : Telugu Desam Party today confirmed that popular Telugu Film actor Nandamuri Balakrishna, the 53-year -old son of TDP founder NT Rama Rao will contest from Hindupur Assembly segment in Anantapur of Rayalaseema, the segment once represented three times by his father and elder brother Harikrishna.
Chandrababu's son Lokesh launches election campaign
Vijayawada, Apr 12 : Nara Lokesh, son of Telugu Desam Party President N Chandrababu Naidu, kickstarted his election campaign at Nimmakuru village, the native place of his grandfather, TDP founder and former Chief Minister N T Rama Rao.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Will KCR survive the acid test alone this time?
The TRS performed well in the last two major elections -- in 2004 and 2009, because of two reasons -- on the Telangana sentiment and the fact that it had allied first with the Congress and then with the TDP.
Industrialists support TDP; Naidu flags off poll campaign
Hyderabad, Apr 10 :Telugu Desam Party chief and former chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu today flagged off a bus loaded with entrepreneurs , IT professionals and NRIs, who have voluntarily expressed their intent to support the party in the ensuing elections.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Just politics! Nobody's got an agenda on Telangana
While every party jostles to claim credit for the formation of Telangana and stitch poll alliances, the confused voter laments about the future of India's 29th state.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
The Indian Express
Naidu stirs hornet's nest with BJP tie-up, releases first list of candidates cautiously
BJP leader Prakash Javadekar join hands with TDP supremo Chandrababu Naidu with other TDP legislators after the two parties announced an alliance for the Lok Sabha polls in Hyderabad on Sunday.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Will the BJP-TDP pact in Andhra come under on poll day?
After weeks of bargaining, discussing and protesting, the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Telugu Desam Party came to a seat-sharing arrangement for the May 7 polls in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday.
TDP activists resent allocating Central constituency to BJP
Vijayawada, Apr 6 : The seat-sharing between the Telugu Desam Party and BJP caused flutters in the TDP cadre here, as a large number of followers of Bonda Umamaheshwara Rao, staged a dharna at TDP office, demanding that Vijayawada assembly constituency should not be allocated to the BJP.
International Business Times
Lok Sabha Elections 2014: BJP's Purandeswari Says She Never Treated Chandrababu Naidu as a Foe
While the Telugu Desam Party in Telangana was facing a difficult phase in seat-sharing and forging an alliance with the Bharatiay Janata Party in this Lok Sabha election, BJP leader D Purandeswari has once again expressed a friendly gesture towards brother-in-law and TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu.