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TDP Leader Chalasani Venkateswara Rao found murdered in Hyderabad
Would be cremated at Ventrapragada in Krishna district

Telugu Desam activists and Lawyers clash
Chandrababu Naidu says there is no need to apologize

KVP Ramachandra Rao throws challenge to TDP chief to prove charges
Releases a five page letter to media addressed to Chandrababu Naidu

TDP politburo member Nagam Janardhan Reddy attacked by Osmania University students
Home Minister appeals people to maintain calm and peace

TDP asks government to file suo motu case against TRS president
Charges KCR for holding out threats against people from other regions settled in Hyderabad

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TDP in 2009

TDP MLAs stage dharna before CM camp office
61 MLAs, 6MPs and 10 MLCs taken into police custody

TDP submits video clippings of electoral offenses to CEO
Seeks re poll in Jammalamadu

Film actor Junior NTR injured in car accident
Undergoing treatment at KIMS; Doctors advised two weeks rest

TDP in 2008

TDP President blames CM of shielding the corrupt
Suryanarayana multi crore scam gets more focus

Lok Sabha Speaker disqualifies Dr. Manda Jagannadham
Disqualification based on the charges of defying the whip

Telugu Desam Party activist hacked to death
Congress rivals believed to be behind the killing

TDP MLA Karanam Balaramakrishna Murty suspended for six months
Resolution adopted on Privileges Committee recommendation

TDP plans to move no-confidence motion against Speaker
Karanam suspension likely

TDP to intensify agitation against liquor policy
Party President lauds efforts of Roja against the belt shops

Telugu Desam President launches 100 days road show
Starts yatra after offering prayers at Mathammagudi in the native of Chandragiri

Chandrababu Naidu buys Bullet Proof car
TDP alleges scaling down of his security cover

Kadiyam Srihari Pro-Telangana remarks create ripples
Senior Party leaders feels personal agenda behind outburst

Narsipatnam observes bundh
Remarks made by Commercial Taxes Minister taken serious

Nagam Janardhana Reddy convicted in a defamation case
Court sentences him to six months imprisonment and fine of Rs.5,000

Chandrababu Naidu asks BCs to revolt against government
BCs Garjana turns out to be a big successful event for TDP

UNPA ready to roar in Vijayawada
Chandrababu Naidu vows to wipe out ryots' tears

TDP to give 3 percent quota for Minorities
TDP President Chandrababu Naidu makes announcement

TDP MLA Jayaprakash dies of cardiac arrest
Chandrababu Naidu terms it a loss of a good leader for the party

Rythu Garjana by TDP on November 24
Demands Minimum Support Price for paddy

Chandrababu Naidu to tour Nizamabad on October 31
District TDP begins arrangements for public meeting

Chandrababu Naidu seeks MSP on par with wheat
Launches Yeruwaka program in East Godavari

TDP stands by its charges
Says YSR contention that he is from wealthy family disputed

Naidu starts TDP roadshow in Warangal
Announces list of schemes his party would implement when in power

Chandrababu covers Anantapur as part of palle palleku desam
Interacts with people en route in two days


Naidu demands waiver of farmer loans in commercial banks
Thousands participates TDP Roadshow in Anatapur

Services of people of high profile are need for the party
Services of people of high profile are need for the party

TDP to form technical team to examine projects and other activities
Takes important decision at polit bureau meeting

Opposition parties protest against APIIC land sale
Police arrests leaders staging dharna before APIIC office

TDP to hold state level convention on beedi issue
Convention to be held on April 26

TDP President demands dismissal of Maharashtra Government
Asks to invoke Article 356 for ignoring CWC directive

TDP to organize march to Babli Project site
Nearly one lakh people to participate

TDP to organize rallies on beedi mark row
Rallies in mandal and divisional headquarters on April 17

BJP flays allotment of land to CMs sons firm
Says Government is not taking care of land allotments for poor

BJP expels two of it rebels
Charges of disobeying the party's directive

BJP stages dharna-demanding release of scholarships
Lathi charge on BJP activists

December 2006

BJP protesters arrested
Kishen Reddy sustains back injury

TDP charges Ponnala of possessing illegal lands
Demands a thorough land survey

TDP president misleading the House
Govt. Chief Whip demands an apology for misleading the House

TDP leader charged with land grabbing
Says the TDP leader grabbed land from the poor

TDP and BJP want IIT at Basar
Letter sent to Chief Minister to this effect

TDP chief offers reward of Rs 50000
Asks party cadre to catch Congress activists distributing money and liquor

November 2006

TDP leader caught with Rs 5 Lakhs
Mohan Reddy arrested on charges of illegal payment to voters

Volkswagen project deal goes to Maharastra
TDP president graft forced VW to flee

AP High Court acquits Rama Subba Reddy and others
TDP President says Subba Reddy is falsely implicated

Rama Subba Reddy along with seven acquitted
Case related to double murder at a bus station

TDP President Chandrababu Naidu deposes before Commission
TD chief quizzed for over five hours on Kuppam project

October 2006

TDP president regrets TDP rally in Vijayawada
Chandrababu Naidu says his party will go by value politics

TDP leaders surrender
Case against portraying CM in objectionable manner

Ashok Gajapati Raju arrested
Raju is released on personal surety

TDP stages dharna for resignation of CM
Party activists blocks all Collectorates of all districts

Former DGP Ramulu joins in TDP
Chandrababu Naidu says TDP is open for those who wish to serve the people

TDP says Congress is committing constitution fraud
Stages demonstration outside Raj Bhavan

Three District Unit presidents of TDP replaced
Steps to check infighting and to promote co-ordination

September 2006

Security cover for Chandrababu Naidu breached
MLAs staged a dharna in front of the DGP's office

TDP President says ORR Project is biggest scandal in country
Says CM has to resign for fair inquiry

Chandrababu Naidu donates Rs 50 lakhs to Ajmer dargah
Naidu prays for peace and prosperity

TDP leaders submit memorandum to the Speaker
Action to be taken against SI

TDP MLA Karanam remanded judicial custody
TDP supporters block police vehicles

TDP President alleges that cases being foisted on their MLAs
Blames Government of fanning regional feelings among the people

TDP to launch State-wide agitation on power supply
Chandrababu Naidu tour drought hit areas

TDP partymen arrested for dharna at collector office
Protests against power cut for farming

TRS president withdraws remarks
Says he did not meat to hurt Ponnala and Kadiam

TDP floats TNUS for teachers
TNUS to be different from the existing teachers' unions

August 2006

Heated arguments in the House on ORR
Congress leaders demands apology from Devender Goud

Kondapalli Pyditalli Naidu passes away
He worked as MP for three times

TDP president demanded Rs.1,000 crore aid
Charges Government for failure in handling flood situations

TDP wants GO 5 to be scrapped
Asks for All-Party meeting

June 2006

TDP and CPI(M) protests against fuel hike
Effigies of Ministers burnt

TDP activist killed by rivals
Throws chilli power and hacks to death

TDP leaves Panchayat Elections pact with CPM to local leaders
Party to give directions and set guidelines

IMAX Theater was constructed as per norms
TDP President Chandrababu reiterates his stand

May 2006

Attack on TDP leader did on Tuesday night
Picketing in the area to avoid untoward incidents

TDP Mahanadu concludes
Says the party is committed for a united Andhra

Telugu Desam Party offers to extend support for Muslim quota
Tributes paid to NT Rama Rao

Harikrishna back to pavilion
Joins back in Telugu Desam Party

Security is more for Chandra Babu Naidu-says Intelligence IG
Home Minister reviews with Top brass

Telugu Desam Party key event - Mahanadu begins

Mob violence claims seven persons

Penukonda to go for polls on 2nd June

April 2006

Telugu Desam leaders held
TPD to make the incident a national issue

Cases registered against five TDP MLAs
Case related to forging and fabrication of documents

TDP Leader and former MLA resigns
Blames party for encouraging parallel power

March 2006

Chandrababu Naidu and 35 other TDP MLAs detained

Security to N Chandrababu Naidu down

February 2006

TDP leader convicted for six months jail
Venugopalachary gets six months jail and fine

TDP leader killed
Over 18 stab injuries on body

TDP padayatra concludes
Padayatra held for 24 days

January 2006

TDP padayatra to pressure on Telangana projects
Devender Goud says the idea is not to get political mileage but to put pressure of Government for the projects

Government revives NTR National Award
Awards to be distributed on Andhra Pradesh Formation Day

Mysoora Reddy calls off protest
TDP President Chandrababu appeals to Mysoora Reddy to call off protest

Mysoora Reddy stages novel protest
Road to Mysoora Reddy blocked

Former TDP MLA remanded to judicial custody

TDP to launch padayatra on January 20

Arrested TDP leaders may get bail

TDP plans privilege move against Collector

TDP supporters arrested in Warangal

TDP suspends Veerasiva Reddy

July 7, 2005: Ramasubba Reddy and others acquitted ammunition

July 4, 2005: Chandrababu Naidu faults Government on Civic Elections

June 21, 2005: TDP seeks BC-E status for minorities

May 9, 2005: Paritala Sunita to file nomination on 13th May

March 17, 2005: Naxals kill TDP activist in Anantapur

March 16, 2005: Chandrababu Naidu and 35 other TDP MLAs detained

November 20, 2004: TDP and Congress workers clashes in Eluru

October 8, 2004: Bombs recovered from TDP activist

October 5, 2004: TDP leader in police custody in Anantapur

September 30, 2004: TDP leader held in Anantapur

September 29, 2004: Two TDP activists held

September 27, 2004: Two TDP leaders held under PD Act

September 19, 2004: TDP leader killed in Anantapur

September 15, 2004: TDP activists hacked to death

September 7, 2004: Another TDP activist killed in Anantapur

September 6, 2004: TDP activist killed in Anantapur

August 2004

TDP leader shot at close range in Vijayawada

TDP demands dismissal of Minister

TDP supporter hacked to death in Kurnool

Chandrababu Naidu asks Congress to end political violence

July 16, 2004: Babu Khan resigns TDP Primary membership

June 26, 2004: TDP President attack on Diwakar Reddy

June 11, 2004: Blast Case - TDP activist held

June 2, 2004: N.Chandrababunaidu is leader of Opposition

May 31, 2004: TDP stand on Telangana unchanged says Chandrababu Naidu

May 29, 2004: TDLP to form 'shadow panels'

May 17, 2004: TDP not to join BJP protest

May 15, 2004: Chandrababu Naidu re-elected as TDLP leader

May 9, 2004: Naidu spends a quite day at home

April 28, 2004: TDP to hold meets on voting pattern

April 26, 2004: TDP blames Congress for violence

April 25, 2004: Naidu runs down Congress campaign

April 24, 2004: South Coastal belt is one of the important factor

April 12, 2004: 14 rebels expelled by TDP

April 11, 2004: TDP expels 11 rebel candidates

April 5, 2004: Chandrababunaidu papers filed in absentia

April 3, 2004: Dissidence plagues Telugu Desam Party

March 31, 2004: TDP urban chief to resign from party

March 29, 2004: Self Immolation bid by TDP activists

March 28, 2004: TDP releases third list

March 28, 2004: TDP BJP alliance runs into trouble

March 24, 2004: Naidu administers oath to candidates

March 23, 2004: TRS releases first list of six candidates

March 23, 2004: Mysoora in TDP list for LS

March 22, 2004: Voices of dissent in TDP after first list

March 21, 2004: Congress cadres to join TDP in Nizamabad today

March 21, 2004: TDP leaders resign in protest in Amalapuram

March 20, 2004: TDP candidates first list on Ugadi day

March 19, 2004: TDP goes to EC on charges of Congress and TRS closer to naxals

March 19, 2004: Chandrababu Naidu alleges Congress-PWG nexus

March 18, 2004: Constable and TDP leader shot dead by naxals

March 17, 2004: TDP - BJP reach seat sharing accord

March 16, 2004: TDP chief continues talks with party men

March 14, 2004: Mr. Chandra Babu Naidu to join Advani 'Yatra'

March 11, 2004: TDP leader quits in Khammam following PWG Threat

March 10, 2004: TDP releases election manifesto

Mar 9, 2004: TDP defended about the booklet issue

Mar 8, 2004: Chandrababu Naidu promises to fight for women's quota

Mar 7, 2004: Naxals kill TDP leader in Nalgonda

Mar 4, 2004: Pramod Mahajan to lead BJP talks with TDP

Mar 2, 2004: TDP first list likely on March 17th

Feb 29, 2004: TDP seeks birthday gift for Naidu

Feb 25, 2004: Mysoora Reddy joins TDP

Feb 22, 2004: TDP Vijayabheri need not fear of naxals - says Naidu

Feb 21, 2004: TDP will emerge stronger - forecasts Chandrababu Naidu

Feb 19, 2004: TDP will hardly win ten percent seats-YSR

Feb 13, 2004: TDP leader shot dead by naxals

Feb 2, 2004: No to foreigners for top positions-Naidu

Feb 1, 2004: AV Subramanyam (AVS) joins in TDP

Jan 29, 2004: Congress in collusion with naxals: Chandra Babu Naidu

Jan 25, 2004: TDP plans to release draft manifesto

Jan 16, 2004: TDP to meet for election manifesto

Jan 5, 2004: Freshers may get party tickets - says Chandrababu

Jan 4, 2004: TDP in favor of simultaneous elections

Jan 2, 2004: Teleserial on N Chandrababu Naidu

Jan 1, 2004: Congress and Left Parties are stopping progress - CM

Dec 27, 2003: Visakhapatnam District Telugu Desam Party begins preparations for party meeting

Dec 25, 2003: Congress misleading voters - says Yerran Naidu

Dec 21, 2003: TDP will bring new reforms in Indian Politics - says Naidu

Dec 20, 2003: Dont vote for party that gives moneys - says Naidu

Dec 11, 2003: TDP gathers good crowd at Kurnool

Dec 5, 2003: People are against Naxalism - says TDP

Chandrababu organized Face To Face program with party members

Nov 13, 2003: TDP State-representatives meeting held - Agrees for dissolution

Oct 9, 2003: Naidu teleconferences with party members
Sep 13, 2003: TDP denies reports that MLAs and MPs quit
Sep 12, 2003: TDP begins with Intintiki Telugu Desam program

Aug 20, 2003: 3rd phase political training begins at NTR Bhawan

Aug 14, 2003: TDP President says State Congress has no future

Aug 11, 2003: Chandrababu Naidu makes new trend in party politics - organized a phone in program with booth members

Aug 7, 2003: TDP ready for elections at any time

TDP begins drawing plans for elections

April 25, 2003
TDP district committe elections on May 4
The Telugu Desam Party has fixed May 4 as the date for polls of District Committees. Convener of TDP State Election Committee said that once the elections are completed, mini-Mahadu's will be held in two-phases - once between May 8 and 9 and later on May 10 and 11. The State-level Mahanadu will be held between May 27-29 in Tirupati.

April 3, 2003
Chandrababu Naidu sets new record as largest serving Non-Congress CM of AP
Chief Minister Mr. N Chandrababu Naidu has set a new record by becoming the longest serving Chief Minister of the state apart from the Congress rule in the state. Chief Minister had a number of problems earlier to get the Government move without any hurdles including the challenging comments made by the oppositions, Irrigation projects which need to be kept flowing despite water levels keep going down, Power reforms despite resistance from the farmer community, drought time etc. His decentralization of the party and assigning works to party workers to work for the development of constituencies.

TDP MP Mr. Ravula chandrasekhara Reddy said that it is unfair on Dr. Y S Rajasekhara Reddy to make personal comments on CM. He said that the development plans of the state were clearly visible and that many states were today taking the reforms implemented in the state in them.

April 3, 2003
TDP wins 12 more MPTC's
The TDP won 12 out of the 18 Mandal Parishad Territorial Constituencies (MPTC) buelections held on April 1. Seven of these elections results were unanimous.

TDP organised Mahanadu program (usually annual) where in party functionaries from round the state meet to discuss on various issues that effect the party.
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