Andhra Pradesh News

Chandrababu Naidu expresses concern over road accidents in AP

 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday expressed dismay over the death of over 10 people in different road accidents in East Godavari, Krishna, Srikakulam and other districts in the state.

APCC to launch postcard campaign over bifurcation promises

 Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) on Saturday said it would launch a postcard campaign from February 6 over Centre and state government's "failure" to fulfil the promises given before the bifurcation of state in June last year.

Woman, her two minor daughters killed as roof caves in Hyderabad

A 30-year-old woman and her two minor daughters were killed when the roof of their house collapsed on them at a town in Khammam district of Telangana early today, police said.

Cyberabad Police rounds up 52 burglary, vehicle theft suspects

Cyberabad Police on Thursday picked up 52 suspects including old offenders and those wanted for theft of vehicles during a massive cordon and search operation conducted in Chilkanagar locality here.

OMC mining case: Janardhan Reddy appears before CBI court

Former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhan Reddy, an accused in the case of alleged illegal mining in Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC) and other accused today appeared before a special CBI court here.

Police installing CCTVs, new traffic signals in Tirupati

 The temple town of Tirupati which is visited by millions from across the country and abroad every year, is getting security and traffic facelift.

Andhra Pradesh CM Naidu meets Governor

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu met Governor ESL Narasimhan at the Raj Bhavan here on Wednesday.

Andhra Pradesh: Bus catches fire, 35 passengers have narrow escape

Passengers of a private bus in Andhra Pradesh had a narrow escape when their vehicle caught fire in Prakasam district early Wednesday, police said.

Andhra Pradesh ministers, officials to undergo course on 'joyful living'

Andhra Pradesh ministers and government officials will undergo a three-day crash course on 'Inner Engineering for joyful living' from Thursday.

National conference of CPI(M) at Vizag from April 14

A national conference of the CPI(M) will be held in Visakhapatnam from April 14, a party leader said on Wednesday.

AP, Telangana CMs come together for Governor's 'At Home'

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao came together for the traditional 'At Home' function hosted by the Governor of the two states ESL Narasimhan at the Raj Bhavan here today evening.

Governor Narasimhan hoists Tricolour in both Telugu states

Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Monday celebrated the Republic Day with pomp and gaiety with the governor flying from one state to the other to hoist the national flag.

Andhra govt's vision to eliminate poverty, socio-economic disparities: Guv

Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan Monday said the state government's vision is to eliminate poverty and reduce socio-economic disparities for a healthy, technologically advanced and knowledgeable society.

Andhra Governor unfurls national flag in Vijayawada on Republic Day

 The Republic Day was celebrated Monday with gaiety and patriotic fervour in Andhra Pradesh.

Congress to contest Tirupati bypoll

 Congress will field its candidate in the by-election for Tirupati Assembly constituency to be held on February 13.

Centre committed to develop new Andhra Pradesh capital: Venkaiah Naidu

Urban Development minister M Venkaiah Naidu here on Saturday said that the Centre is committed to develop the new capital region of Andhra Pradesh.

250 child labourers rescued in Hyderabad, 15 persons held

As many as 250 children, including 10 girls from Bihar, who were forced to work as child labourers in hazardous industries were on Saturday rescued from Old City here, police said.


Mild tremors felt in south Hyderabad

Mild tremors were felt in south Hyderabad late Friday night.

Ahead of Republic Day, security stepped up in Cyberabad

 Ahead of the Republic Day celebrations, Cyberabad Police have stepped up security in areas under its jurisdiction which mostly house information technology and related companies.

Naidu bumps into old friend MS founder Bill Gates at Davos

On the final day of his Davos trip, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu was taken by a surprise when he bumped into Microsoft founder Bill Gates on Friday at the World Economic Forum Annual Summit.

Boy dies of suspected swine flu in Andhra Pradesh

 A six-year-old boy died of suspected swine flu at the King George hospital here today.

Naidu meets Malaysian PM in Davos

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, who is in Davos to attend the World Economic Forum, met Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak during which he explained the opportunities for investments in the state.

Chandrababu Naidu meets Malaysian PM in Davos

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, who is in Davos to attend the World Economic Forum, met Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak during which he explained the opportunities for investments in the state.

ED attaches railway engineer's properties worth Rs 2.9 cr

The Enforcement Directorate has provisionally attached properties valued at Rs 2.90 crore of a senior railway divisional engineer, against whom CBI had filed a chargesheet under the Prevention of Corruption Act.

Suspected ISIS sympathiser sent to 10-day police custody

A local court on Wednesday sent Salman Mohiuddin, who was arrested for allegedly trying to leave the country to join the Middle-East terror group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, to 10-day police custody.

Cyberabad CP awarded by ECI for Best Electoral Practices-2014

Cyberabad Police Commissioner CV Anand has been conferred the Election Commission of India's National Special Category Award for the Best Electoral Practices- 2014.

CPM will get new general secretary at 21st Congress in April: Karat

CPI(M) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Tuesday made it clear that he would be replaced at the party's 21st Congress at Visakhapatnam in April.

Hyderabad: cab-driver arrested for filming sleeping woman passenger

A cab driver was on Tuesday arrested here on the charge of filming a lady passenger in an "indecent" manner, police said.

15 more marine police stations along Andhra coast: Rajappa

 Andhra Pradesh government will set up 15 more marine police stations along the coast in the state, Deputy Chief Minister N Chinna Rajappa said on Tuesday.

Three dead, 6 injured in cylinder blast in Vijayawada

Three women were killed and six persons sustained injuries when a gas cylinder exploded at a house here leading to fire in early hours of Tuesday.