Centre should help Andhra Pradesh till it is on par with other states: Naidu

Under fire from the Opposition over the Andhra Pradesh government's "failure" to get special category status for the state, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said the Centre should help the state till it achieved a level playing field with neighbouring states that are "far ahead".

Andhra government sanctions 2 lakh houses for rural poor

 Andhra Pradesh government has sanctioned two lakh houses for the rural poor of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Other Backward Classes (OBC) communities, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu announced on Saturday.

Officials told to expedite irrigation projects in Rayalaseema

 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday directed officials to expedite the pending works of irrigation projects in the drought-prone Rayalaseema region.

All govt offices in Andhra to pay homage to Kalam

 Hailing former President APJ Abdul Kalam as a great statesman who always wanted to reach out to the people, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday urged that homage be paid to the departed soul in all government offices in the state.

Over 11 crore took dip in Godavari during 12 days

More than 11 crore people took a dip in the Godavari river in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh during the 12-day Godavari maha pushkaralu festival that ended on Saturday.

Andhra plans to link Godavari river with Krishna and Penna

 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has said that the state government planned to link the Godavari river with Krishna and Penna rivers.

Chandrababu Naidu confident of getting special status for Andhra Pradesh

After Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi made a strong pitch for grant of "special category" status to Andhra Pradesh and accused the state government of not pushing the matter seriously, the Chief Minister has said that he was confident of getting it operationalised with the help of Centre.

Naidu urges pilgrims to keep Pushkaram ghats clean

 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has urged pilgrims at Godavari Pushkaram to keep bathing ghats clean and take it upon themselves as a responsibility.

Andhra Pradesh Cabinet meeting in Rajahmundry today

A meeting of the Andhra Pradesh Cabinet would be held on Wednesday in Rajahmundry where Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is staying for the ongoing Godavari Pushakaram.

Andhra Pradesh stampede: Ram Gopal Varma comes out in support of CM Naidu, blames God for tragedy
Andhra Pradesh stampede: Ram Gopal Varma comes out in support of CM Naidu, blames God for tragedy

Bollywood director Ram Gopal Varma has waded into controversy again while reacting to the stampede incident at Andhra Pradesh's Godavari Maha Pushkaram festival.

Godavari not polluted, says Andhra CM N Chandrababu Naidu

Amid the ongoing 'Godavari Pushkaram' here, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has stressed that the river is clean and assured it would be protected in future as well.

Thousands take holy dip in Godavari on second day

Thousands of pilgrims took holy dip in Godavari river here on Wednesday as authorities took steps to improve crowd management, a day after 27 people died in a stampede.

Pushkaralu ghat stampede: Chandrababu Naidu visits injured in hospital

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday visited the injured of Pushkaralu ghat stampede here.

Naidu invites Japanese PM to Andhra capital's foundation stone ceremony

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday met Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo and invited him to the foundation stone laying ceremony of state`s new capital Amaravati.

Congress demands SC-monitored CBI probe in cash-for-vote scam

The Congress on Friday demanded a Supreme Court-monitored CBI inquiry into the cash-for-vote scam and the alleged phone-tapping by the TRS government.

Andhra CM to inaugurate 'Godavari Harathi'

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will today inaugurate the 'Godavari Harathi' festival, celebrating the sacred Godavari river on Pushkar ghat, in East Godavari district.

Andhra CM N Chandrababu Naidu to inaugurate 'Godavari Harathi'

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will on Wednesday inaugurate the 'Godavari Harathi' festival, celebrating the sacred Godavari river on Pushkar ghat, in East Godavari district.

AP targets 18.2% GSDP in 2015-16: Naidu

Andhra Pradesh government targets to achieve 18.2 per cent Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) in the current fiscal by focusing on agriculture and allied sectors, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu Friday said.

Telangana, Andhra Governor to meet Rajnath Singh today
Telangana, Andhra Governor to meet Rajnath Singh today

ESL Narasimhan, the governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, will on Friday meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here.

Andhra Pradesh demands gas, oil exploration royalty

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu Thursday demanded that the state be paid royalty for on-shore and off-shore gas and oil exploration.