SPECIAL CATEGORY STATUS
No plan to restore special category status to states: Govt
Many states like Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal are still demanding that the Centre grant them special category status despite it been scrapped.
Andhra capital Amaravati's fate hangs in balance
The pulling out of World Bank and AIIB from Amaravati project may lead to more investors fol...
Jaganmohan Reddy meets PM Modi, discusses special category status for Andhra
Reddy, whose party stormed to power on Thursday with a landslide...
Naveen Patnaik meets Modi over Cyclone Fani's damage
The severe cyclonic storm Fani made landfall near Puri on May 3 and impacted 14 districts of the state. Nearly 1.65 crore people were affected while 64 people lost their lives.
NDA allies, others redraw strategies
Andhra-CM elect and YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy met PM Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah in Capital on Sunday.
Why Chandrababu Naidu is using special category status for Andhra Pradesh
SCS and assurances in the 2014 Act are turning out to be the biggest issue in Andhra in the run-up to the general and state elections.
Fani declared ‘Extremely Severe’ natural calamity
Among the worst hit are Bhubaneswar, Puri and the adjoining areas where thousands of people are still grappling with snapped power supply and acute water shortage.
Congress will give special category status to Andhra Pradesh if voted to power: Rahul Gandhi
The Congress chief said Nyay, his promise of a minimum income scheme, was a "non-violent weapon".
BJP fights a lonely battle in Andhra Pradesh; eyes post-poll tie-ups
TDP & YSRCP accuse the BJP of being ‘anti-Andhra’ for the Narendra Modi govt’s refusal to grant special category status to the state.
A look at Congress’ promises on jobs, minimum income, kisan budget, simplified GST
The Congress manifesto tries to bring out the difference between the approaches of the Congress and BJP.
Nothing will be done or allowed to change constitutional position on Kashmir: Congress manifesto
In the 55-page document, titled 'Hum Nibhayenge' (Congress will deliver), released on Tuesday, the party dedicated separate sections to Jammu and Kashmir and Northeastern states.
Will scrap Citizenship Amendment Bill if voted to power: Rahul Gandhi
"We will not allow the Citizenship Amendment Bill for it is detrimental to the interests of people of the Northeast," Gandhi said.
No genuine name to be left out of National Register of Citizens: Rahul Gandhi
Rahul said, “See today Arunachal Pradesh is burning. There is trouble in Assam, Meghalaya and Manipur.”
Government should fulfil promise of special status to Andhra without delay: Manmohan Singh
"This demand had support of all parties when it was discussed in Parliament. I stand in solidarity with Naidu," Manmohan Singh said.
LS adjourned for day after passing two Bills
The Lok Sabha Thursday managed to pass two bills before adjourning for the day amid protests by Opposition parties including Congress and TD...
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