R. Krishnaiah, who is considered the Telugu Desam Party's candidate for the chief minister's post in Telangana, was injured when supporters of a party rebel attacked him at Saroornagar on the outskirts of Hyderabad Wednesday.
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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Two Telugu Desam Party (TDP) members who have been protesting against Andhra Pradesh's proposed division were suspended from the Rajya Sabha Monday for disrupting the house proceedings.
Two Telugu Desam Party (TDP) members protesting against the decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh were suspended from the Rajya Sabha for the second consecutive day Tuesday for disrupting house proceedings.
Two Telugu Desam Party (TDP) members protesting against the decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh were suspended from the Rajya Sabha for the third time Monday for disrupting house proceedings.
TDP chief N. Chandrababu Naidu has exuded confidence that the party would come to power in both the states being formed with the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.
The ruling UPA Monday was confronted with a new headache over Telangana issue when members of the TDP and the Congress separately gave notice for no-confidence motions, said parliament sources.
Barely 10 days after the election results, the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) Sunday received a jolt with two of its MPs crossing over to the Telugu Desam Party (TDP).
Parliamentarians from the Trinamool Congress and the TDP were Tuesday involved in a row over office space in the parliament building.
Repeated disruptions, heated arguments, sharp exchanges and allegations among legislators in Andhra Pradesh assembly Thursday marked the debate on the bill for formation of separate Telangana state.
Popular Telugu actor N. Balakrishna will contest the assembly election from Hindupur constituency in Seemandhra on the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) ticket.
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November 2, 2012
Former Union Minister and Telugu Desam Party leader K. Yerram Naidu died in a road accident today. The incident took place at around 2 am when his ...
September 19, 2012
Hyderabad/New Delhi, Sept 19 (ANI): A day after the Mamata Banerjee led Trinamool Congress (TMC) gave a severe blow to the UPA Government by deciding ...
August 30, 2012
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August 28, 2012
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June 12, 2012
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December 13, 2014
Hyderabad: TDP MLA Revanth Reddy addresses a press conference in Hyderabad on Dec. 13, 2014.
November 30, 2014
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and TDP chief N. Chandrababu Naidu and others during a meeting regarding party's membership drive in Hyderabad on Nov 30, 2014.
November 22, 2014
Hyderabad: TDP MLA M Narasimhulu during fasting accompanied by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu in favour of the Centre`s decision to name the domestic terminal of Rajiv Gandhi International Airport after former Chief Minister N.T. Rama Rao as NTR airport in Hyderabad, on Nov 22, 2014.
November 13, 2014
Hyderabad: TDP legislators stage a sit-in at the statue of Mahatma Gandhi in the Telangana Assembly premises to protest suspension of 10 party legislators from the assembly in Hyderabad, on Nov 13, 2014.
November 13, 2014
Hyderabad: Police takes away TDP legislators staging a sit-in at the statue of Mahatma Gandhi in the Telangana Assembly premises to protest suspension of 10 party legislators from the assembly in Hyderabad, on Nov 13, 2014. The police forcibly evicted them and shifted them to Goshamahal police station.