New Andhra capital will be ready by 2019: Naidu

Hyderabad: foundation of the new capital of Andhra Pradesh between Vijaywada and Guntur will be laid next year and its first phase with the government buildings and social infrastructure will be ready by 2019, said Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu Friday.

London-based millionaire pays Rs 1 cr to get rivals killed in Andhra

The Delhi Police have cracked an international murder plot that involved a London-based millionaire.

Special train between Vijayawada and Ahmedabad

The Railways will run a special train between Vijayawada
and Ahmedabad via Ballarshah on May 30 to clear the summer rush.

Four-day Pulse Polio campaign from Jan 19 in Vijaywada

The Pulse Polio immunisation campaign will be held in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh for four days from January 19.

Woman gang-raped in Vijaywada railway yard

Vijayawada: A 27-year-old woman passenger was allegedly gang-raped by four persons in Vijayawada Railway yard here, the GRP said on Tuesday.

Uttarakhand pilgrims arrive in Vijaywada in special train

Pilgrims from Krishna district, who were rescued after being stranded in the rain-ravaged Uttarakhand, reached here on Sunday from New Delhi.

Naga woman held from AP for conning investors at Rs 11 crore

A woman from Nagaland was on Wednesday arrested from Vijaywada in Andhra Pradesh on charge of duping investors to the tune of Rs 11 crore through a money circulation scheme, police said.

Devotees beaten up by travel agents in Shirdi

Local travel agents allegedly beat up devotees including women and children in a residential room of the Shri Saibaba trust here over a petty dispute, police has said.

Bezwada people on hunger strike, Ramu unaffected

He must be titled the `king of controversies’, for he has a number of adverse issues attached to his name. Or we may say he loves stirring controversies. Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is in news again; this time for hurting the sentiments of people belonging to the district of Bezwada, Andhra Pradesh.

Advocates demanding HC bench in coastal AP, stage dharna

Representatives of the
Vijayawada Bar Association staged a dharna here Monday in front
of the Sub Collector office, pressing their demand for setting
up of High Court Bench in coastal Andhra Pradesh.

Chiranjeevi narrowly escapes electrocution

Cine star and founder of Prajarajyam Party Chiranjeevi had a narrow escape when electrical wires bust into flames over his head during a campaign rally here on Wednesday.

Water in Vijaywada`s Prakasam Barrage recedes to normal level

The threat of fresh floods diminished in Krishna and Guntur districts of Andhra Pradesh today with water in Prakasam Barrage in Vijaywada subsiding to the normal level.

Rain fury threatens hundreds of villages; toll crosses 200

Andhra Pradesh geared up for more floods as a swollen Krishna river inundated parts of Vijayawada city and threatened to swamp 200 villages.