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TDP MP Diwakar Reddy decides to resign, as he 'failed' to deliver on his promises

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP from Anantapur JC Diwakar Reddy announced his resignation from the Parliament on Thursday, having failed to deliver on his promises.

Ragging incident at Kurnool Medical College: Juniors forced to go for blood transfusion, wash clothes, clean bathrooms
Ragging incident at Kurnool Medical College: Juniors forced to go for blood transfusion, wash clothes, clean bathrooms

First year students of Kurnool Medical College (KMC) were allegedly ragged by seniors on Tuesday, reports said.

Andhra couple ends life hours after marriage

Hours after their marriage, a young couple committed suicide by jumping in front of a train in Andhra Pradesh`s Prakasam district, police said on Wednesday.

Drought-hit farmers' birthday gift to PM Narendra Modi - '400 cheques of 68 paise'
Drought-hit farmers' birthday gift to PM Narendra Modi - '400 cheques of 68 paise'

A non-profit group working towards the welfare of drought-hit farmers in Rayalaseema sent 400 cheques of 68 paise each to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Rahul Gandhi may take charge as Cong president soon, hints Moily
Rahul Gandhi may take charge as Cong president soon, hints Moily

Asked if Rahul would take over the mantle next month, Moily said, "Possibly yes". He added that Rahul's elevation would be a game-changer for the party.

Gold bars worth over Rs 29 lakhs seized from Hyderabad airport
Gold bars worth over Rs 29 lakhs seized from Hyderabad airport

The seizure was affected at 7.50 a.m. by the Custom Officers of the Air Intelligence Unit, based on specific intelligence.

Andhra govt announces Rs 3600 crore debt relief to farmers

AP Agriculture Minister announced Wednesday that the state government will deposit Rs 3600 crores in the farmers` accounts under debt relief scheme.

Long-drawn Ganesh idol immersion event in Hyderabad ends

The Vinayaka Chaviti festivities began on August 25.

Woman techie jumps off moving train to escape molestation bid, 3 accused arrested by Andhra Police
Woman techie jumps off moving train to escape molestation bid, 3 accused arrested by Andhra Police

In a shocking incident, a 21-year-old software engineer, who was going home for her engagement ceremony suffered head injuries, after she jumped off a train to escape molestation bid.

TDP wins Andhra Pradesh Nandyal bypoll
TDP wins Andhra Pradesh Nandyal bypoll

The Telugu Desam Party on Monday won the Nandyal Assembly seat in Andhra Pradesh. 

Seven killed in accidents during Ganesh celebrations in Andhra

At least seven people were killed and three injured in separate accidents during Ganesh festivities in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday, police said.

Avoid cow slaughter on Eid-ul-Azha: Darul Ifta Jamia Nizami to Muslims
Avoid cow slaughter on Eid-ul-Azha: Darul Ifta Jamia Nizami to Muslims

In an attempt to spread communal harmony, Darul Ifta Jamia Nizami has appealed to Muslims in the country that they avoid slaughtering cows on Eid-ul-Azha to respect religious sentiments of Hindus.

Nandyal bypolls: Voting underway, EC uses VVPAT for first time
Nandyal bypolls: Voting underway, EC uses VVPAT for first time

Polling began on a brisk note in the by-election to Nandyal constituency in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday.

Andhra Pradesh: Fire after hydrogen tankers explode in factory, none hurt

Three tankers carrying hydrogen gas exploded one after the other at a private oil factory at Samalkot in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district in the wee hours on Monday, police said.

Andhra Pradesh: Man kills college-going girl, commits suicide

A 30-year-old man allegedly killed a college-going girl by setting her on fire on Saturday, apparently for rejecting his advances, and committed suicide, police said.

Vikrama Simhapuri University likely to announce VSU Masters Result 2017 today; check simhapuriuniv.ac.in
Vikrama Simhapuri University likely to announce VSU Masters Result 2017 today; check simhapuriuniv.ac.in

Vikrama Simhapuri University (VSU Nellore) Examination Results expected to be declared on August 16 (Wednesday).

Andhra Pradesh boy rescued from borewell after 11 hours

A two-year-old boy, who fell into a borewell in Andhra Pradesh`s Guntur district, was rescued after an 11-hour long operation, police said on Wednesday.

Two-year-old falls in Andhra Pradesh bore well, rescue efforts on
Two-year-old falls in Andhra Pradesh bore well, rescue efforts on

In an operation that was continuing for over six hours when last reports came in, the rescue workers were digging a crater parallel to the borewell.

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu hoists tricolour in Tirupati
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu hoists tricolour in Tirupati

Different departments presented their tableaux as part of the celebrations, attended by state ministers, senior officials and public representatives.

 

Four Spanish nationals killed in Andhra road accident
Four Spanish nationals killed in Andhra road accident

Five people, including four Spanish nationals, were killed in a road accident in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district on Saturday, police said.

Made in India: Israeli firm to produce anti-tank 'Spike MR' missiles in Hyderabad
Made in India: Israeli firm to produce anti-tank 'Spike MR' missiles in Hyderabad

The missile has a range of up to 2.5 km., the report said, adding, the Army has already carried out its extensive trials in the plains and deserts for a year.

Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu eyes cost effective mass transit systems in Andhra Pradesh

In the review meeting held on Wednesday with the CRDA, Chief Minister Naidu discussed cost effective measures for mass transit systems that includes Elevated BRTS and light metro.

Youth Congress leader offered Rs 50 lakh to shoot him

As per the plan, the attack was to be carried out on July 26 but it had to be postponed as Sheikh Ahmed did not turn up due to miscommunication.

Pune-bound Alliance Air flight delayed for one hour due to bee attack – WATCH
Pune-bound Alliance Air flight delayed for one hour due to bee attack – WATCH

The incident took place when the flight was gearing up for its scheduled take off.

Former Andhra Pradesh minister M Mukesh Goud's son rushed to hospital with bullet injuries

According to doctors at the hospital, he is out of danger.

Bypolls in Andhra Pradesh, Goa and Delhi on August 23: Election Commission

The Election Commission on Thursday announced that by-elections to fill four vancancies in Andhra Pradesh, Goa and Delhi legislative assemblies will be held on August 23.

Rains lash Telangana, Andhra Pradesh; normal life hit in Hyderabad

Heavy rains in Khammam district of Telangana affected coal production in state-owned Singareni Collieries Company Limited.

Andhra may convert INS Viraat into tourist hotspot

Decommissioned formally on March 6, after putting in around four decades of service on the high seas, INS Viraat is presently docked in the Mumbai harbour.

Chennai-based SRM University to open AP campus in Amaravati

Chennai-based SRM University is opening its AP campus in the state's new capital Amaravati on July 15.