Congress attacks TDP on Andhra's poor show in Swachh Bharat rankings

The Congress in Andhra Pradesh has targetted the TDP-led government over the low ratings of two major cities in the state in the Swachh Bharat rankings.

TDP will continue to fight for special status to Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said TDP would continue its struggle till the central government accords special status to the state.

Godavari Pushkaram: 300 special buses to Rajahmundry

 Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) is running 300 special buses, in a bid to meet the extra rush of pilgrims on holiday for the ongoing Godavari Pushkaram.

Man kills wife, baby by setting them on fire, flees

 In a gruesome incident, a man allegedly killed his wife and infant child by setting them on fire in Chittinagar area here on Saturday.

Andhra Pradesh intelligence chief shunted out

The Andhra Pradesh government on Monday transferred intelligence chief AR Anuradha and appointed AB Venkateswara Rao as Additional DGP, Intelligence.

Six minor archers enter India and Asia books of records
Six minor archers enter India and Asia books of records

Six archers, all aged below 12, entered the Indian Book of Records and Asia Book of Records by pulling off spectacular performance at a mixed team event held at Cherukuri Volga Archery Academy here on Sunday.

Ranchi-Vijayawada highway to be completed by March 2017

 The 1,205 km Ranchi-Vijayawada national highway passing through Maoist-affected areas of Odisha would be completed by March 2017, the authorities said on Saturday after a review meeting with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.

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.

Andhra SIT begins probe into phone tapping by Telangana

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Andhra Pradesh on Monday began probe into the alleged phone-tapping by the Telangana government by summoning phone service providers.

Andhra CID takes over case against KCR

 The Andhra Pradesh CID on Wednesday took over the probe into a criminal case lodged against Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao by an accused in the cash-for-vote scam that allegedly involved a TDP legislator.

Controversy over cash-for-votes scam: As it happened on Monday
Controversy over cash-for-votes scam: As it happened on Monday

The cash-for-vote scam in Telangana took a dramatic turn on Sunday with the release of an audio tape of a purported telephonic conversation between Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and nominated Telangana legislator Elvis Stephenson. The Andhra government denied that it's Naidu's voice. Here are the developments:

Naidu performs 'bhoomi puja' for Andhra capital

Amid chanting of Vedic hymns, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday performed `bhoomi puja` or ground breaking ceremony of the new state capital Amaravathi.

AP CM to lay foundation stone for new capital on Saturday

 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will perform the ground-breaking ceremony (Bhumi pujan) and lay the foundation stone for construction of the new capital on Saturday at village here.

Andhra Pradesh to observe 'Nava Nirmana Deeksha' today to mark 1 year of bifurcation
Andhra Pradesh to observe 'Nava Nirmana Deeksha' today to mark 1 year of bifurcation

The Andhra Pradesh government would observe 'Nava Nirmana Deeksha' (vow for reconstruction) on Tuesday to mark the formation of the new Andhra Pradesh one year back due to bifurcation of undivided AP.

Bhumi Puja of new capital of Andhra Pradesh on June 6

The `Bhumi Puja' (ground-breaking ceremony) for the new capital of Andhra Pradesh that would come up in Vijayawada region, would be held on June 6, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said here on Saturday.

Foundation stone for Andhra Pradesh capital likely to be laid on June 6

The foundation stone for the new capital of Andhra Pradesh, which would come up in the Vijayawada-Guntur region, is likely to be laid on June 6.

TDP leader's son celebrates birthday on Viajaywada streets, creates ruckus

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Bonda Umamaheswara Rao's son Ravi Teja celebrated his birthday bash on the busy roads of Vijayawada.

Cow death toll touches 21 at city cow shelter in AP

The total death toll of cows at a city cow shelter reached 21 on Monday after two more cows died, an official said.

Left parties to stage protest against Land Bill on May 14

The Communist Party of India (CPI) General Secretary S Sudhakar Reddy today said the left parties will stage a nation-wide protest against the Land Acquisition Bill on May 14.

TDP betrayed people by not keeping electoral promises: Congress

Andhra Pradesh Congress Tuesday accused the ruling TDP government of "betraying" people by not fulfilling the electoral promises, and staged demonstrations at various places.