Andhra Pradesh News

Hyderabad student fighting for IS dies in Syria

An engineering student from Hyderabad, who joined the terror outfit Islamic State (IS), has died fighting in Syria, police sources said.

No records of Nizam's treasure transferred to Pak: Govt

Government has claimed that it has no records of the six-decades-old Hyderabad Funds case in which over one million pounds of the Nizam's wealth lying in a bank in England was transferred to the then High Commissioner of Pakistan in London in 1948.

Umesh Singh takes over as AGM, South Central Railway

Umesh Singh has taken over the charge as Additional General Manager, South Central Railway (SCR).

Engineering graduate from Hyderabad who joined ISIS dies in Syria

An engineering graduate from Hyderabad, who joined the terror group ISIS, has died "while fighting in Syria," Intelligence sources today said quoting his family members.

Andhra Pradesh to seek share in oil, gas revenue from KG basin

The Andhra Pradesh government on Monday decided to seek a share in the revenue from the oil and natural gas produced in the KG basin.

Cow death toll touches 21 at city cow shelter in AP

The total death toll of cows at a city cow shelter reached 21 on Monday after two more cows died, an official said.

YSR Congress blames Andhra CM for killings of party cadre

YSR Congress party president YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Monday blamed Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu for the killings of his party cadres.

Maoists kill two more tribals in Andhra Pradesh

Maoists have gunned down two more tribals in Andhra Pradesh on the suspicion that they were acting as police informers, police said on Monday.

YSRC seeks CBI probe in 'political murder' of its cadres
YSRC seeks CBI probe in 'political murder' of its cadres

The main opposition, YSR Congress, in Andhra Pradesh on Monday alleged that the ruling TDP is indulging in "political murders" of its cadres and sought a CBI probe into such killings.

Five feared drowned in Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh

Five persons were feared drowned in river Godavari in Baduguvani lanka village in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, police said on Monday.

ESI to build super-speciality hospital in Vizag

Union Minister of state for Labour Bandaru Dattatreya today said Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) will construct a 300-bedded super- speciality hospital here and a 100-bedded hospital in Guntur.

Teenagers rape pregnant woman in AP, record the whole act

Two teenagers, including a minor allegedly raped a pregnant woman while another minor boy filmed an obscene video of the victim at a village in Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district, police said on Sunday.

Press Freedom Day: AP CM stresses on balanced reporting

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday stressed on the need for objective and balanced reporting along with accountability and extended greetings to mediapersons on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day.

AP government to set up Regional Airport Development Fund

 The Andhra Pradesh government plans to set up an Andhra Pradesh Regional Airport Development Fund (APRADF) with an initial amount of Rs 100 crore to provide financial support for regional airport development.

NDA 'more generous' to Andhra Pradesh: Telangana minister

A month ahead of the first anniversary of Telangana's creation, a key minister in the TRS government K Taraka Rama Rao is miffed at the Narendra Modi government for being "more generous" to Andhra Pradesh ruled by NDA ally TDP.

BJP MLA shoves cop who stopped loud music, caught on camera

A BJP MLA allegedly attacked a police constable after the latter stopped marriage revellers from playing loud music in Mangalhat area here in the wee hours of Saturday, police said.

TDP to launch membership drive to attain national party status

The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Saturday decided to expand its reach in neighbouring states like Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and also in Andaman and Nicobar Islands in order to establish it as a national party.

Andhra Pradesh, Telangana to have common HC until new court is established

The Hyderabad High Court said here on Friday that as long as a separate high court is not constituted for Andhra Pradesh, the present high court here would be common to both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

East Godavari dist to be developed as tourism hub: AP CM Naidu

 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday said the East Godavari district in the state will be developed as a 'tourism hub' due to the abundance of resources in the region.

Chittoor Firing: SIT visits scene of incident

The Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing the Chittoor firing incident in which 20 persons died, on Thursday visited the spot, a day after it collected documents related to the April 7 incident from the Tirupati urban police.

Andhra Pradesh govt to spend Rs 1,500 crore for Godavari Pushakaram

Andhra Pradesh Advisor (Communications) Parakala Prabhaka said the state government will spend Rs 1,500 crore for the upcoming Godavari Pushakaram festival in July.

No Andhra demand for CBI probe into woodcutters' killing: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said the central government cannot ask the CBI to probe the killing of woodcutters in Andhra Pradesh as the state has not asked for it.

SIT takes over probe of Chittoor firing incident

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) constituted by the Andhra Pradesh government on Wednesday took over the probe of Chittoor firing incident in which 20 persons died.

Two Nigerians held for online lottery fraud of Rs 7.5 lakh

Two Nigerians were arrested by Andhra Pradesh police for allegedly duping a Chittoor resident of Rs 7.5 lakh in a case of online lottery fraud popularly known as Nigerian Fraud.

CISF SI held for subjecting wife to cruelty

A Bengaluru airport CISF sub-inspector was today arrested here for allegedly subjecting his wife to cruelty, saying she was not beautiful, police said.

Chittoor firing: Hyderabad HC asks SIT to complete probe in 60 days

 The Hyderabad High Court on Tuesday ordered the Special Investigation Team constituted to probe the killing of 20 people in police firing in Seshachalam forests of Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district, to complete its investigation in 60 days and submit a report to the court.

AP to have special police force for security of tourists

Andhra Pradesh would form a special police force for the safety and security of tourists in the state.

BIEAP 12th Inter Senior 2nd year General & Vocational Results 2015 declared
BIEAP 12th Inter Senior 2nd year General & Vocational Results 2015 declared

The Board of Intermediate Education Andhra Pradesh (BIEAP) announced the Andhra Pradesh Intermediate 2nd Second Year General and Vocational results on Tuesday.

Nepal Quake: Foreign students hold candle light vigil in Vizag

Students from different nationalities held a candle light vigil here on Tuesday over the massive earthquake in Nepal that has claimed over 3,800 lives. Inter 2nd Year General & Vocational Results 2015 to be announced today Inter 2nd Year General & Vocational Results 2015 to be announced today

The suspense for AP Inter 2nd Second Year General and Vocational students would be over as the BIEAP (Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh) is likely to announce the AP 12th Inter 2nd Se