Creation of new railway zone for AP under consideration: Suresh Prabhu

Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday said here that creating a new Railway zone for Andhra Pradesh was under consideration.

TDP's three-day conclave kicks off in Hyderabad

The Telugu Desam Party's three-day conclave kicked off at Gandipet on the outskirts of Hyderabad on Wednesday.

Andhra govt eyes Rs 1000 cr from 2nd round of red sanders auction

Eyeing a revenue of Rs 1,000 crore, Andhra Pradesh Government will auction 3,500 tonnes of seized red sanders wood in the second phase on an electronic platform by inviting global tenders in June.

DRI seizes 8 kg gold, arrests 4 including airport officials in Hyderabad

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has seized 8 kg of gold worth Rs 2.2 crore at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) at Shamshabad here and arrested four persons including two airport security officials.

Osmania University students continue protest over land row

Tension prevailed around Osmania University campus here for the second day on Tuesday as students, protesting against alleged encroachments on the university land, tried to attack a petrol bunk.

Heatwave kills 90 more in Andhra, Telangana; toll crosses 800
Heatwave kills 90 more in Andhra, Telangana; toll crosses 800

The heatwave sweeping through Telangana and Andhra Pradesh claimed 90 more lives in the two states, taking the toll to over 800.

Iranian duo strike it rich in Pro Kabaddi League draft
Iranian duo strike it rich in Pro Kabaddi League draft

 Hadi Oshtorak from Iran was bid by Telugu Titans, Hyderabad, for Rs.21.1 lakh at the international draft for the second season of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) held here on Monday, making him the highest priced contracted player of the tournament.

Six young boys drown in Telangana reservoir

 Six young boys drowned in a reservoir in Telangana's Karimnagar district on Monday, police said.

Seven dead in road accident in Andhra Pradesh

Seven people were killed in a road accidentin Chagalamarri village of Kurnool district in Andhra Pradesh.

'Operation Late Night Roam-Yos': Hyderabad police cracks down on youths roaming streets at night

As many as 105 youths were rounded up by police in Old City as part of 'Operation Late Night Roam-Yos' which is aimed at restraining youngsters and minors from roaming the streets in the area and creating nuisance.

Heatwave kills 223 in AP, Telangana, Chandrababu Naidu announces compensation; Delhi records hottest day​
Heatwave kills 223 in AP, Telangana, Chandrababu Naidu announces compensation; Delhi records hottest day​

As Andhra Pradesh continues to reel under heatwave, Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday announced a compensation of Rs 1 lakh each to the kin of those who have died of sun-stroke.

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.

Heatwave leaves 153 dead in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh
Heatwave leaves 153 dead in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh

Heat wave in several parts of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh has claimed 153 lives so far even as people continued to reel under intense heat wave conditions, officials said on Saturday.

Minor gang-raped, murdered near Hyderabad

A minor girl was gang raped and murdered by unidentified people in Telangana`s Ranga Reddy district, police said on Friday.

Heat wave sweeps Telangana, 21 dead

Parts of Telangana are currently reeling under a heat wave that has already claimed 21 lives even as Meteorological Department officials warned that day temperature would shoot up further.

Watch: Man opens fire inside Hyderabad ATM, robs woman of jewellery, mobile
Watch: Man opens fire inside Hyderabad ATM, robs woman of jewellery, mobile

A chilling video of an unidentified man robbing a young woman after opening fire inside an ATM centre in Hyderabad's Yosufguda area has emerged.

Jaiarm Ramesh hits back at Naidu on special category status to Andhra

Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh has accused Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu of "inventing new excuses" on according special category status to Andhra Pradesh and the Centre of engaging in "double-speak" on the issue.

Two killed as bus falls into Godavari river

At least two people were killed and 30 injured when a bus fell into Godavari river in Khammam district of Telangana on Thursday, police said.

13 child labourers rescued in Hyderabad

 As many as 13 children from Bihar, who were employed at a water purification plant at Mailardevpally area here, were rescued on Wednesday, police said.

Firing at ATM centre; woman robbed of jewellery, cellphone in Hyderabad

A woman was robbed of her gold jewellery, cellphone and ATM card by an unidentified person after he terrorised her by firing inside an ATM in Yosufguda area here on Wednesday morning, police said.