Andhra Pradesh News

Trainee IPS officer, charged with harassing wife, suspended by Home Ministry

Trainee IPS officer, charged with harassing wife, suspended by Home Ministry

The Union Ministry of Home Affairs has suspended trainee Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Kokkanti Maheshwar Reddy, who is facing charges of harassing his wife for divorce. The 28-year-old's

Dec 15, 2019, 08:44 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh girl's body exhumed for autopsy, 12 years after murder

Andhra Pradesh girl's body exhumed for autopsy, 12 years after murder

The body was exhumed early Tuesday under the supervision of CBI official leading the probe into the sensational case, which saw many twists and turns.

Dec 14, 2019, 11:46 AM IST
NIA arrests key accused in human trafficking case in Hyderabad

NIA arrests key accused in human trafficking case in Hyderabad

The accused Ruhul Amin Dhali was arrested on Thursday and was produced before a court at Basirhat, West Bengal the next day to obtain a transit remand. 

Dec 14, 2019, 07:04 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes Disha Bill to punish rapists in 21 days

Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes Disha Bill to punish rapists in 21 days

The Bill drafted for women`s safety was earlier approved by the state cabinet meeting, chaired by Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, in the wake of horrific gang-rape and murder of a woman

Dec 13, 2019, 15:02 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh government clears Bill to punish rapists in 21 days

Andhra Pradesh government clears Bill to punish rapists in 21 days

The state cabinet meeting, chaired by Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, approved the draft Bill for women`s safety, which is named after Disha, the victim of Hyderabad case. The police had named

Dec 11, 2019, 22:15 PM IST
How an Andhra Pradesh priest duped people in the name of god

How an Andhra Pradesh priest duped people in the name of god

A priest named K Suryanarayana Murthy of the famous Rahu-Ketu Temple was caught duping the devotees with a fake temple website and using its official number illegally to collect money from them.

Dec 11, 2019, 12:28 PM IST
Hats off to Telangana CM KCR, police for what they did: Jagan Reddy on Hyderabad encounter

Hats off to Telangana CM KCR, police for what they did: Jagan Reddy on Hyderabad encounter

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday lauded Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and the Hyderabad Police for taking efficient action against the accused in the Hyderabad

Dec 09, 2019, 19:07 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh to pass new law to check crimes against women, take speedy action

Andhra Pradesh to pass new law to check crimes against women, take speedy action

The Andhra Pradesh government is planning to bring in a legislation to take stringent action for crimes against women and for speedy justice wherever there is conclusive evidence.

Dec 09, 2019, 18:33 PM IST
To ward off criticism, Andhra Pradesh govt cancels Rs 3 crore work orders at CM's residence

To ward off criticism, Andhra Pradesh govt cancels Rs 3 crore work orders at CM's residence

In a bid to ward off allegations of lavish and wasteful expenditure by Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy levied by the opposition parties, the state government on Sunday cancelled proposed work at

Dec 09, 2019, 07:50 AM IST
Stampede over shortage of onions at Rythu bazaar in Andhra Pradesh

Stampede over shortage of onions at Rythu bazaar in Andhra Pradesh

Onion prices in many places have crossed Rs 100 per kg due to low production. Acknowledging the crisis, the Jagan Mohan Reddy-led government in Andhra has decided to subsidise onions until the prices

Dec 05, 2019, 20:57 PM IST
People hold protest across country demanding justice for Hyderabad rape-muder case victim

People hold protest across country demanding justice for Hyderabad rape-muder case victim

 The protest was observed in several places including Hyderabad, Kolkata and Uttar Pradesh. Not only around cities but the Hyderbad case stirred up an uproar in Parliament, several MPs condemned the

Dec 02, 2019, 21:10 PM IST
TDP files complaint against YSRCP workers over 'attack on Chandrababu Naidu's convoy'

TDP files complaint against YSRCP workers over 'attack on Chandrababu Naidu's convoy'

The complaint, which was filed at Thullur police station, said that the TDP leaders, under the leadership of party chief Chandrababu Naidu, were travelling in a convoy of vehicles to see the

Nov 30, 2019, 12:54 PM IST
TDP leader sustains injuries in car accident in Visakhapatnam

TDP leader sustains injuries in car accident in Visakhapatnam

Senior Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Acham Naidu sustained injuries after his car met with an accident on Nakkapalli National Highway in Visakhapatnam on Friday, police said.

Nov 30, 2019, 07:05 AM IST
ED attaches assets worth Rs 1.08 cr in disproportionate assets case in Andhra Pradesh

ED attaches assets worth Rs 1.08 cr in disproportionate assets case in Andhra Pradesh

Probe under PMLA revealed that accused Ganta Suseela had indulged in corruption while holding public offices and amassed assets disproportionate to her known sources of income including income of her

Nov 29, 2019, 08:10 AM IST
Hyderabad student sexually asaulted, strangulated to death in Chicago

Hyderabad student sexually asaulted, strangulated to death in Chicago

Ruth George, 19, was found dead at a parking garage on the campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) on Saturday.

Nov 26, 2019, 13:32 PM IST
Speeding car falls off Hyderabad flyover, woman pedestrian crushed — Watch

Speeding car falls off Hyderabad flyover, woman pedestrian crushed — Watch

The accident occurred near Biodiversity Park intersection when the car lost control and hurled down from the recently-opened Biodiversity flyover, crushing a woman waiting on the footpath.

Nov 23, 2019, 18:03 PM IST
Licenses of all bars stand cancelled in Andhra with immediate effect, govt announces new policy

Licenses of all bars stand cancelled in Andhra with immediate effect, govt announces new policy

The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday cancelled the licenses of all existing bars in the state with immediate effect while introducing a new policy on bars to be fully implemented in the state in

Nov 22, 2019, 21:49 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh cancels licenses of all bars

Andhra Pradesh cancels licenses of all bars

The state government also unveiled a new bar policy, which will come into effect from January 1, 2020, and will remain in force for two years.

Nov 22, 2019, 20:08 PM IST
Constable beaten up in Andhra for taking pictures of traffic rule violators

Constable beaten up in Andhra for taking pictures of traffic rule violators

While constable Nageshwara Rao was taken to a hospital, the police reportedly caught one of these youngsters and launched a search for the other two involved in this incident.

Nov 22, 2019, 14:38 PM IST
Visakhapatnam police launches India's first Robot - CYBIRA

Visakhapatnam police launches India's first Robot - CYBIRA

The first-of-its-kind robot which is at present stationed at Maharanipeta police station can receive complaints through voice recording or keying in the details on a laptop attached to it.

Nov 20, 2019, 08:34 AM IST