Anantapur

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.

Sep 22, 2017, 10:36 AM IST
IndiGo, Air India lift flying ban on TDP MP Diwakar Reddy, accused of creating ruckus at Vizag airport

IndiGo, Air India lift flying ban on TDP MP Diwakar Reddy, accused of creating ruckus at Vizag airport

National carrier Air India and budget passenger carrier IndiGo on Wednesday said that they have decided to revoke the ban on flying TDP MP J.C. Diwakar Reddy on their flights.

Jul 19, 2017, 17:01 PM IST

'Sarpanch' publicly beats up woman in Andhra Pradesh

In a shocking incident, a `sarpanch` or village head publicly thrashed a woman in Andhra Pradesh.

Feb 02, 2017, 15:14 PM IST
Heat wave claims at least 143 lives so far in Telangana

Heat wave claims at least 143 lives so far in Telangana

The death toll from a heat wave sweeping Telangana rose to 143 on Friday as six more deaths were reported.

Apr 29, 2016, 21:09 PM IST

Going to start taking bribes for welfare activities: TDP MLA

 JC Prabhakar Reddy, a legislator of the ruling Telugu Desam party in Andhra Pradesh, on Saturday said he will start "accepting bribes" and "use the money for welfare activities" in his constituency as the state treasury was "cash-strapped".

Oct 24, 2015, 22:57 PM IST

Andhra MLA to accept 'bribes' for development work

A lawmaker belonging to the ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh has announced that he will take bribes for development of his constituency.

Oct 24, 2015, 18:42 PM IST

PM Modi condoles loss of lives in Anantapur train accident

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday condoled the loss of lives in a train accident in Andhra Pradesh`s Anantapur district on Monday.

Aug 24, 2015, 22:45 PM IST

Scotching speculation Rahul says he will visit Karnataka

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday said he will visit Karnataka as part of his nationwide 'padyatra' to highlight farmers' issues, even as about 100 farmers have reportedly killed themselves in his party-ruled state since April.

Jul 24, 2015, 22:25 PM IST

Scotching speculation Rahul Gandhi says he will visit Karnataka

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday said he will visit Karnataka as part of his nationwide 'padyatra' to highlight farmers' issues, even as about 100 farmers have reportedly killed themselves in his party-ruled state since April.

Jul 24, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

Heat wave: Death toll crosses 1300 mark in Andhra Pradesh

The death toll due to searing heatwave sweeping Andhra Pradesh has crossed the 1300 mark on Thursday and has claimed 314 more lives in the last 24 hours, officials said.

May 28, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh govt mulls setting up aerospace, aviation hubs in state

In a bid to attract investments into the aerospace, defence and aviation sectors, the Andhra Pradesh Government on Thursday said it is mulling to set up related industrial hubs in the state.

Feb 20, 2015, 00:18 AM IST
Vivek Oberoi visits Anantapur, pays tributes to Ravi

Vivek Oberoi visits Anantapur, pays tributes to Ravi

Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi Saturday visited Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district and paid homage to former minister Paritala Ravi, whose character he played in Ram Gopal Varma's "Rakta Charitra" in 2010.

Jan 25, 2015, 09:40 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh bus accident: Toll rises to 16

The toll in the accident of a state-run bus in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district rose to 16 on Monday following the death of the bus driver, police said.

Jan 12, 2015, 11:41 AM IST

YSR Congress MLA arrested for election-related offences

YSR Congress MLA Kapu Ramachandra Reddy was arrested on Friday in connection with election related offences in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh, police said.

Mar 21, 2014, 21:21 PM IST

TN governor expresses shock over AP train tragedy

Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah on Saturday expressed shock and grief over the "tragic" train fire accident in Andhra Pradesh that killed 26 persons.

Dec 29, 2013, 01:18 AM IST

Andhra bifurcation not in interest of people: Kiran Reddy

Continuing his campaign against the proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Sunday asserted that dividing the state is not in the interest of people.

Nov 24, 2013, 23:17 PM IST

Protests continue against AP bifurcation

Protests against the decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh continued in coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions of the state on Sunday.

Sep 08, 2013, 14:27 PM IST

Girl ends life for not getting admission to desired course in AP

A teenage girl from Anantasagaram village allegedly committed suicide on Sunday for not getting admission in the teacher training certificate course, police said.

Aug 05, 2013, 08:24 AM IST

Man arrested for trying to rape minor girl

A case was registered against a 45-year-old man accused of having tried to abuse a 10-year- old girl in a drunken state in Hindupur town of Anantapur district, police said on Sunday.

Jan 06, 2013, 20:54 PM IST

AP: Four convicted in murder conspiracy case

A local court on Wednesday convicted four persons for the criminal conspiracy to eliminate former TDP Minister and Penukonda legislator Paritala Ravindra in the suitcase bomb case.

Apr 26, 2012, 00:08 AM IST