Telugu Desam Party

Telugu Desam Party (Party for Telugu Land and People) or TDP is a regional political party in India's Andhra Pradesh state. It was founded by former Telugu film star N. T. Rama Rao ("NTR") on March 29, 1982, as an alternative to the ruling Congress Party in the state.

In the 8th Lok Sabha 1984, it was the second largest party with 39 members.

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Rs 10 lakh in scrapped notes found with actor Balakrishna's wife

Tirupati, Dec 4

Scrapped notes valued Rs.10 lakh were found in the possession of popular Telugu actor and TDP legislator N. Balakrishna's wife Vasundhara Devi at Renigunta Airport near here.

Verma meets rival families, rules out compromise on 'Vangaveeti'

Vijayawada, Dec 3

Controversial filmmaker Ramgopal Verma on Saturday night went ahead with the release of audio of his upcoming Telugu movie "Vangaveeti", hours after meeting members Vangaveeti and Diveneni families, on whose feud the story is based.

KCR moves into posh residence, draws flak

Hyderabad, Nov 24

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Thursday entered his new official residence, said to be the biggest held by any Chief Minister in the country, drawing flak from the opposition.

Chandrababu Naidu knew about demonetization, says Jagan

Hyderabad, Nov 23

YSR Congress Party chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, popularly called Jagan, on Wednesday alleged that Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu had prior information about the Centre's move to scrap high value currency notes.

Opposition steps up attack over demonetisation, to unitedly protest

New Delhi, Nov 21

The Congress on Monday held a meeting with other like minded parties over the issue of demonetisation to unitedly mount pressure on the government, even as the AAP announced it will gherao Parliament on Tuesday.

Andhra CM unhappy over continued hardships due to demonetisation

Vijayawada, Nov 20

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday expressed his unhappiness over the difficulties people continue to face even 12 days after demonetisation of high value currency notes.

Sushma Swaraj under observation at AIIMS

New Delhi, Nov 19

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who has suffered kidney failure and is waiting for a transplant, on Saturday was under close observation of a team of top doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences for her high sugar levels.

TDP MP offers his kidney to Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi, Nov 18

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP Rayapati Sambasiva Rao on Friday offered his kidney to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is suffering from kidney failure and on the lookout for a suitable donor.

Pawan Kalyan to contest 2019 elections

Anantapur (Andhra Pradesh), Nov 10

Popular Telugu actor and Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan on Thursday announced that he will contest the Andhra Pradesh assembly elections in 2019.

Chandrababu Naidu opposes re-introduction of Rs 500, Rs 2,000 notes

Hyderabad, Nov 8

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday said re-introduction of Rs 500 notes and introduction of Rs 2,000 notes need elaborate discussions and called for looking at the alternatives.

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