Andhra Pradesh News

TDP-BJP alliance to continue for now, but Andhra government firm on demand for more funds

TDP-BJP alliance to continue for now, but Andhra government firm on demand for more funds

Upset with the Narendra Modi government for 'ignoring' Andhra Pradesh in the Union Budget, the state government said that it will continue to put pressure on the Centre for additional funds.

Feb 04, 2018, 14:30 PM IST
TDP-BJP on brink of separation? Chandrababu Naidu holds key party meet to discuss alliance

TDP-BJP on brink of separation? Chandrababu Naidu holds key party meet to discuss alliance

Chandrababu Naidu is upset with the allocation of funds for Andhra Pradesh in the Union Budget 2018 despite its request for additional funds.

Feb 04, 2018, 12:25 PM IST
Ally trouble for Modi? Upset over Budget, TDP summons emergency party meet

Ally trouble for Modi? Upset over Budget, TDP summons emergency party meet

The BJP ally is reportedly angry over a "raw deal" meted out to Andhra Pradesh in the Union Budget. 

Feb 02, 2018, 13:31 PM IST
Chandrababu Naidu hints at rift in TDP-BJP alliance in Andhra Pradesh

Chandrababu Naidu hints at rift in TDP-BJP alliance in Andhra Pradesh

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) may break its alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Andhra Pradesh, hinted state chief minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday. 

Jan 28, 2018, 08:26 AM IST
Andhra man mistakes son for wife's lover, hits son with an axe

Andhra man mistakes son for wife's lover, hits son with an axe

The 14-year-old victim has reportedly been identified as Parusuram.

Jan 27, 2018, 15:28 PM IST
WATCH: Drunken man tries to stop bus in Andhra's Kurnool

WATCH: Drunken man tries to stop bus in Andhra's Kurnool

A video of a drunken man who was trying to obstruct a bus in Andhra Pradesh on the New Year's Eve, has gone viral.

Jan 02, 2018, 21:55 PM IST
Priest murdered in Andhra Pradesh's Rajamhandravaram

Priest murdered in Andhra Pradesh's Rajamhandravaram

A priest was allegedly killed by some unidentified persons last night here, police said today.

Dec 29, 2017, 20:03 PM IST
Four Class X students among five killed as bus hits rickshaw in Andhra Pradesh

Four Class X students among five killed as bus hits rickshaw in Andhra Pradesh

Four school students and an auto driver were killed and three other students were injured when a state-run bus collided with the autorickshaw they were travelling in at Repadu village in Guntur

Dec 28, 2017, 14:30 PM IST
WATCH: Auto driver punches, thrashes women on road in Visakhapatnam

WATCH: Auto driver punches, thrashes women on road in Visakhapatnam

An auto driver in Andhra Pradesh punched and slapped some women who were fighting among themselves in the middle of the road.

Dec 26, 2017, 13:28 PM IST
20-yr-old engineering student drowns in Godavari river Andhra Pradesh

20-yr-old engineering student drowns in Godavari river Andhra Pradesh

A 20-year-old engineering student drowned in Godavari river in the East Godavari district, police said today.

Dec 26, 2017, 11:07 AM IST
Hyderabad man dies in New Zealand, family appeals to Swaraj for help

Hyderabad man dies in New Zealand, family appeals to Swaraj for help

Syed Abdul Raheem Fahad, who was studying in Auckland, New Zealand, also worked as a part-time taxi driver there, his family members said.

Dec 24, 2017, 22:02 PM IST
Dalit woman dragged, stripped for objecting to digging work in Andhra Pradesh

Dalit woman dragged, stripped for objecting to digging work in Andhra Pradesh

A Dalit woman on Wednesday was allegedly dragged and harassed after she objected to a digging work in Andhra Pradesh.

Dec 20, 2017, 16:42 PM IST
Transgenders above 18 years to get Rs 1,500 pension in Andhra Pradesh

Transgenders above 18 years to get Rs 1,500 pension in Andhra Pradesh

Transgenders above the age of 18 years will now receive a monthly pension of Rs 1500 in Andhra Pradesh. 

Dec 17, 2017, 12:47 PM IST
Maoist ideologue Kobad Ghandy released from Andhra jail

Maoist ideologue Kobad Ghandy released from Andhra jail

Maoist ideologue Kobad Ghandy was facing trial in several cases including murder and sabotage.

Dec 13, 2017, 23:48 PM IST
Afghan youth rescued after suicide bid in Hyderabad

Afghan youth rescued after suicide bid in Hyderabad

The student, identified as Shaik Vali, was later rescued unhurt and handed over to his relative, the police said.

Dec 10, 2017, 15:17 PM IST
Straight out of a movie script! Bride refuses to marry groom, runs away with lover

Straight out of a movie script! Bride refuses to marry groom, runs away with lover

Refusing to chant wedding vows with the groom-to-be, a bride in Andhra Pradesh ran away with her lover who was present at the function among the guests.

Dec 08, 2017, 13:18 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh passes bill for 5 percent quota for Kapus

Andhra Pradesh passes bill for 5 percent quota for Kapus

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said his government had fulfilled a promise made to Kapus in 2014 elections. He assured the House that steps will be taken to ensure that the benefits of

Dec 02, 2017, 18:18 PM IST
Andhra assembly passes bill to provide 5% reservation to Kapu community

Andhra assembly passes bill to provide 5% reservation to Kapu community

The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Saturday unanimously passed a Bill to provide 5 per cent reservation in education and employment sectors for the Kapu community in the state.

Dec 02, 2017, 12:48 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes law to give reservation to Kapu community

Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes law to give reservation to Kapu community

The Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Saturday unanimously passed the bill to give 5 per cent reservation to the Kapu community. 

Dec 02, 2017, 12:37 PM IST
AP Cabinet approves Polavaram Hydro project

AP Cabinet approves Polavaram Hydro project

The Andhra Pradesh Cabinet has approved the Polavaram Hydro project in a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu.

Dec 02, 2017, 08:11 AM IST

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