Andhra Pradesh's legislator is dead

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) legislator from Tirupati, M Venkatrmana, died while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Chennai. He was 67.

Sri Lankan President offers worship at Lord Venkateswara temple

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Wednesday offered worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara in the wee hours near here.

AP police foil anti-Rajapaksa protest; 130 from TN detained

Andhra Pradesh Police on Tuesday took into preventive custody as many as 130 people from Tamil Nadu who tried to hold protest against the visit of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to the temple town of Tirupati.

Tamil protesters against Rajapaksa visit stopped at Andhra border

Andhra Pradesh police on Tuesday prevented several activists from Tamil Nadu, who wanted to stage a protest against the visit of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to the temple town of Tirupati, from entering the state.

Sri Lankan PM offers prayers at Tirupati shrine

Sri Lankan Prime Minister D M Jayaratne Friday offered prayers at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala near here.

One held for anti-Venkateswara video

 A man was arrested today for alleged involvement in posting a video footage with derogatory remarks about Lord Venkateswara of the famous hill shrine near here, police said.

Lord Balaji temple nets Rs 20.18-cr during Brahmotsavam

The famous Lord Venkateswara shrine at Tirumala has netted more than Rs 20 crore by way of darshan tickets and hundi collections during the nine-day annual Brahmotsavam festival which concluded on Saturday.

CJI offers prayers at Lord Venkateswara temple

Chief Justice of India, Justice H L Dattu on Thursday offered prayers at the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near here.

Sreedharan named as principal adviser for Andhra Pradesh metro projects

The Andhra Pradesh government on Thursday appointed E Sreedharan, former managing director of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation, as principal adviser for the Metro Rail projects it has proposed to take up in Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada and Tirupati.

How AAP member Chandra Mohan Sharma faked his death
How AAP member Chandra Mohan Sharma faked his death

Once a 'dead' man, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) member and Right to Information (RTI) activist Chandra Mohan Sharma in now very much alive and an accused in a murder case.

Qureshi wants separate authority for `chardham` development

Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi on Saturday suggested creation of a separate authority on the lines of Vaishno Devi and Tirupati shrine boards for the development and management of different religious centres in the state including Chardham.

Andhra to develop Vizag, Vijayawada, Tirupati as mega cities

The Andhra Pradesh government will develop Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada and Tirupati as mega cities, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said Thursday.

TDP members meet AP Guv, request him to invite Chandrababu to form govt

A delegation of Telugu Desam Party legislators met Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan at the Raj Bhavan here on Thursday and handed over a letter informing him about the election of N Chandrababu Naidu as the leader of Telugu Desam Legislature Party.

Lord Venkateswara shrine staff suspended for swindling money

Five employees of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, which manages the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara, were suspended on Thursday for alleged misappropriation of money.

Modi offers worship at Lord Venkateswara hill shrine

BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today offered worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near here.

Modi, Naidu, Pavan to address poll campaign meetings in Andhra Pradesh

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu and Telugu actor-turned-politician Pavan Kalyan would address public meetings in Tirupati and five other towns of Seemandhra over the next two days.

Narendra Modi to offer worship to Lord Venkateswara on May 1

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will offer worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at nearby Tirumala on May 1.

Chiranjeevi`s presence: Bane or boon for Congress nominee?

Megastar K Chiranjeevi, fondly called as Amitabh Bachchan of Telugu cinema, is staring down the barrel in this pilgrim hub as many angry voters, who sent him to Andhra Pradesh assembly five years ago, now paint him as a villain who couldn`t prevent the state`s bitter split.

Rajini`s fans head to Tirupathi to pray for `Kochadaiiyaan`

Hundreds of fans of superstar Rajinikanth here will leave on a Padyatra to Tirupathi April 2 to pray for the success of the actor`s forthcoming Tamil magnum opus ‘Kochadaiiyaan’, slated to release April 11.

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.