Andhra Pradesh News

59 lakh fake voters in Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress

59 lakh fake voters in Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress

The party further said that over 20 lakh people have votes in both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.

Feb 21, 2019, 20:04 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi to offer worship at Tirupati, address rally on Feb 22

Rahul Gandhi to offer worship at Tirupati, address rally on Feb 22

AICC Secretary C D Meyyappan told PTI that Gandhi will land at the Renigunta airport here in the afternoon Friday and reach the hills by road.

Feb 21, 2019, 16:55 PM IST
Amit Shah hits back at Congress, says Nehru responsible for Kashmir issue

Amit Shah hits back at Congress, says Nehru responsible for Kashmir issue

Shah heaped praises on PM Modi and said that he is someone who works for 18 hours every day for the betterment of India. 

Feb 21, 2019, 15:35 PM IST
Amit Shah to launch BJP campaign to contact beneficiaries of welfare schemes from Andhra Pradesh

Amit Shah to launch BJP campaign to contact beneficiaries of welfare schemes from Andhra Pradesh

Amit Shah will kick off the campaign from Andhra Pradesh's Rajahmundry city.

Feb 21, 2019, 09:14 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu meets President Kovind, presses for special status to state

Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu meets President Kovind, presses for special status to state

It is to be noted TDP split from the NDA last year over the issue of special status for Andhra Pradesh.

Feb 12, 2019, 16:44 PM IST
60,000 letters, meetings across districts: How YSR chief Reddy is holding mega campaign 'Jagan Anna Pilupu'

60,000 letters, meetings across districts: How YSR chief Reddy is holding mega campaign 'Jagan Anna Pilupu'

In the meeting, Reddy shared his vision for Andhra Pradesh and engaged in an open discussion with the attendees.

Feb 12, 2019, 16:38 PM IST
We know how to fulfil our demands: Chandrababu Naidu warns Centre on Andhra special status issue

We know how to fulfil our demands: Chandrababu Naidu warns Centre on Andhra special status issue

Chandrababu Naidu began his day-long fast at the Andhra Bhawan on Monday demanding special status for his state.

Feb 11, 2019, 09:51 AM IST
Anti-Modi posters in Andhra Pradesh ahead of PM's rally, CM asks people to hold 'Gandhian' protests

Anti-Modi posters in Andhra Pradesh ahead of PM's rally, CM asks people to hold 'Gandhian' protests

The Chandrababu Naidu-led Andhra Pradesh government since long has been demanding implementation of special category status for the state. 

Feb 10, 2019, 08:47 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes Bill for 5% quota to Kapus

Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes Bill for 5% quota to Kapus

The Bill to provide five per cent quota in education and employment to Kapus, Ontari, Balija and Telaga sub-castes was passed unanimously by the House.

Feb 08, 2019, 10:36 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh: Nurse arrested after attempt to throw acid on ex-husband

Andhra Pradesh: Nurse arrested after attempt to throw acid on ex-husband

The woman later consumed poison but is currently out of danger and has been arrested by the police, according to news agency ANI.

Feb 08, 2019, 06:27 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh IAS officer to spend Rs 36k on son's marriage

Andhra Pradesh IAS officer to spend Rs 36k on son's marriage

In these days of ostentatious marriages with even the middle-class families spending lakhs of rupees, an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer from Andhra Pradesh is setting an example for

Feb 07, 2019, 10:18 AM IST
YSRCP Chief Jagan Mohan Reddy meets booth-level workers and village-level neutral influencers

YSRCP Chief Jagan Mohan Reddy meets booth-level workers and village-level neutral influencers

After his interaction, Reddy also conducted the first booth-cadre meeting under the Samara Shankaravam banner.

Feb 06, 2019, 18:43 PM IST
Two held for NRI’s murder in Andhra Pradesh

Two held for NRI’s murder in Andhra Pradesh

According to police, accused Rakesh Reddy claimed he is a real estate businessman and had given a loan of Rs 4 crore to Jayaram.

Feb 06, 2019, 00:41 AM IST
NDA doors closed forever for Chandrababu Naidu: Amit Shah

NDA doors closed forever for Chandrababu Naidu: Amit Shah

Recalling that Naidu started his political career as an MLA of Congress, the BJP chief said he always switched loyalties to enjoy power.  

Feb 04, 2019, 17:40 PM IST
YSRCP chief Jagan Reddy to meet CEC, submit memorandum against Chandrababu Naidu govt

YSRCP chief Jagan Reddy to meet CEC, submit memorandum against Chandrababu Naidu govt

Both Jagan Reddy and N Chandrababu Naidu will meet the EC officials separately.  

Feb 04, 2019, 08:18 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh: Three golden crowns missing from Govindaraja Swamy temple in Tirupati

Andhra Pradesh: Three golden crowns missing from Govindaraja Swamy temple in Tirupati

Temple vigilance officers were pressed into action immediately to trace the missing crowns. 

Feb 03, 2019, 13:49 PM IST
Centre betrayed Andhra even in its last budget: Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu

Centre betrayed Andhra even in its last budget: Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu

Reacting to the Interim Budget 2019 presented in Parliament on Friday, Naidu said it had no mention of Andhra Pradesh.

Feb 02, 2019, 13:03 PM IST
Shutdown in Andhra Pradesh over demand for special status

Shutdown in Andhra Pradesh over demand for special status

The ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP), Congress, Left parties and mass organisations backed the shutdown called by Pratyeka Hoda Sadhana Samithi (PHSS)

Feb 01, 2019, 11:17 AM IST
Jayaram Chigurupati, Coastal Bank head and Express TV promoter, found dead in suspicious circumstances

Jayaram Chigurupati, Coastal Bank head and Express TV promoter, found dead in suspicious circumstances

Police investigations are currently underway.

Feb 01, 2019, 10:10 AM IST
TDP MLA from Rajampeta Meda Mallikarjun Reddy joins YSRCP

TDP MLA from Rajampeta Meda Mallikarjun Reddy joins YSRCP

Welcoming Reddy and others, who joined the YRSC, Jagan Mohan Reddy offered them a shawl. 

Jan 31, 2019, 21:38 PM IST