Tirupati-based man arrested for creating paedophile Facebook page

The cyber cell of the Tamil Nadu Police Crime Branch Crime Investigation Department (CB-CID) has arrested a 27-year-old man fromTirupati in Andhra Pradesh for creating a Facebook page for paedophiles.

SC dismisses plea seeking CBI probe in Chittoor firing

The Supreme Court on Monay declined to entertain petitions seeking a CBI probe or court-monitored inquiry into the firing leading to the killing of 20 people in a forest in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district.

Chittoor firing case: DGP orders hand-over of records to SIT
Chittoor firing case: DGP orders hand-over of records to SIT

Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police Jasti Venkata Ramudu on Monday directed that all the records pertaining to the killing of 20 people in Seshachalam forest be handed over to the Special Investigation Team (SIT).

Chittoor killings: NHRC strongly favours judicial probe
Chittoor killings: NHRC strongly favours judicial probe

The National Human Rights Commission Thursday strongly favoured ordering of a judicial enquiry by Andhra Pradesh government into the Chittoor police firing incident.

Andhra, Telangana police submit reports to NHRC on killings
Andhra, Telangana police submit reports to NHRC on killings

Andhra Pradesh and Telangana police on Thursday submitted reports on the killings of 20 woodcutters in Chittor and five undertrial prisoners respectively to the NHRC.

Mamata condoles JB Patnaik's death

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday condoled the death of former Odisha Chief Minister Janaki Ballabh Patnaik.

Kin of 20 firing victims lodge police complaint in AP

Alleging foul play in the gunning down of 20 people in a police operation, the relatives of the victims on Sunday lodged a police complaint in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh.

LS Speaker offers prayers at Tirupati shrine

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today offered prayers at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near here.

Red sanders encounter: Tamil Nadu govt announces Rs 3 lakh each to kin of those killed in AP; NHRC seeks reply
Red sanders encounter: Tamil Nadu govt announces Rs 3 lakh each to kin of those killed in AP; NHRC seeks reply

The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday announced compensation for the families of the 20 alleged red sandalwood smugglers who were killed in a joint operation by the Andhra Pradesh Police and forest officials in Chitoor forest range yesterday.

Red sandalwood smugglers encounter: Magisterial probe ordered, NHRC issues notice to Andhra govt
Red sandalwood smugglers encounter: Magisterial probe ordered, NHRC issues notice to Andhra govt

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to the Chief Secretary and the Director General of Police of Andhra Pradesh over the killing of 20 red sandalwood smugglers in a joint operation by the state police and forest officials.

Andhra CM to distribute health card to journalists

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will distribute Aryogya Sri Card (health card) to journalists in Tirupati on April 6.

About 50 percent polling in Tirupati bye-election

About 19 percent of voters exercised their franchise till 11 am in the by-election to Tirupati Assembly seat in Andhra Pradesh, officials said.

Vishwanath temple to be developed like Shirdi, Tirupati shrines

With a view to provide better facilities to devotees as well as augment earnings at Kashi Vishwanath temple, Uttar Pradesh government is going to study the administration of Tirupati and Shirdi Sai Baba temples.

Police installing CCTVs, new traffic signals in Tirupati

 The temple town of Tirupati which is visited by millions from across the country and abroad every year, is getting security and traffic facelift.

Congress to contest Tirupati bypoll

 Congress will field its candidate in the by-election for Tirupati Assembly constituency to be held on February 13.

60th National Ball Badminton Tournament begins in AP

 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday said his government will shortly announce a sports policy in the state.

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.