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.

Red sanders smuggling: Police probes role of Tollywood actress

Andhra Pradesh police is probing the suspected role of a Telugu movie actress in connection with a red sanders smuggling case, in which a YSR Congress leader was arrested earlier, a senior police official said here on Thursday.

Truck filled with gas cylinders catches fire in Andhra Pradesh

A truck filled with gas cylinders caught fire, Wednesday in Rayalseema region of Andhra Pradesh.

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.

21 get life term for Andhra murders

A court in Andhra Pradesh Wednesday sentenced 21 people to life imprisonment for the sensational killing of a politician dubbed a "warlord" and 10 others six years ago.

YSRCP's Akhila Priya files nomination for Allagadda bypoll

Bhuma Akhila Priya on Saturday filed her nomination as the YSR Congress party candidate for the Allagadda Assembly seat in Kurnool district.

State govt to open three cancer hospitals in Andhra Pradesh

Three cancer hospitals would open in Kurnool, Nellore, and Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas said here on Thursday.

Dead YSR Congress candidate Shobha Reddy elected

A candidate of YSR Congress Party (YSRCP), who died in a road accident during the campaigning, was elected to Andhra Pradesh Assembly from Allagadda in Kurnool district.

YSRCP legislator Sobha Nagi Reddy dies in road accident

YSR Congress Party senior leader and Allagadda MLA Sobha Nagi Reddy on Thursday succumbed to grievous injuries sustained in a road accident in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh.

Three more Congress leaders join TDP

Exodus of Congress leaders to Telugu Desam Party continued with two MLAs and a former legislator joining the main opposition party of Andhra Pradesh on Monday.

Capital for new Andhra Pradesh: Kurnool, Tirupati in fray

Following the passage of Telangana bill in Parliament, the residual state of Andhra Pradesh is now facing the task of choosing a new capital city with various leaders pitching for their regions.

TDP slams Congress for "adding confusion" over AP division

The Telugu Desam Party has lashed out at the ruling Congress for compounding the confusion over the proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.

Congress, TRS MPs from Telangana meet PM

Delegation of Congress and TRS MPs from Telangana met PM Manmohan Singh and conveyed their apprehensions over inclusion of 2 Rayalaseema districts, Ananthapur and Kurnool, with proposed Telangana.

Union minister wants Kurnool as capital of Seemandhra

A Union minister from Rayalaseema region has demanded that Kurnool be made the capital of Seemandhra.

Telangana turmoil: Power supply partially restored in Seemandhra

After days without power, the situation improved marginally as electricity supply was restored in some parts of Seemandhra on Tuesday.

No plan to impose President’s Rule in Andhra Pradesh: Sushilkumar Shinde

ome Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said on Tuesday that there is no plan to impose President’s Rule in Andhra Pradesh.

3 killed in firing after group clash in Kurnool

Three villagers were killed and five others, including two policemen, injured in firing after a clash between members of two communities.

Infants’ death: Andhra minister does U-turn

Andhra Pradesh Health Minister Ravindra Reddy had stated that there was no negligence on the part of the Kurnool Government Hospital for the sudden death of 12 infants.

Andhra: 11 infants die in hospital

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy Friday ordered a probe into the deaths of 11 infants in two days at a government-run hospital, allegedly due to clinical negligence.

Police recovers Naxal arms dump in Kurnool

Police on Wednesday recovered an arms
dump of Naxals during a combing operation in Nallamalla
forests in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh.