Andhra Pradesh News

Law to check sand mafia soon: Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy

Law to check sand mafia soon: Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy

The issue of sand shortage had rocked Andhra Pradesh politics with opposition TDP raising the issue on various platforms as a few construction workers had committed suicides due to lack of work owing

Nov 06, 2019, 19:08 PM IST
Andhra CM Jagan Reddy cancels order to rename award after YS Rajsekhar Reddy, reverts to Dr Kalam award

Andhra CM Jagan Reddy cancels order to rename award after YS Rajsekhar Reddy, reverts to Dr Kalam award

The government order said the awards will be given on November 11, birth anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad celebrated as National Education Day.

Nov 05, 2019, 14:13 PM IST
Hyderabad woman given triple talaq by husband for having 'crooked teeth'

Hyderabad woman given triple talaq by husband for having 'crooked teeth'

Begum married Mustafa on June 27, 2019. According to the police, on October 31, a case was registered against Mustafa under section 498 A of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), Dowry Act and Triple Talaq

Nov 01, 2019, 10:38 AM IST
Five injured after car gets damaged by landslide in Visakhapatnam

Five injured after car gets damaged by landslide in Visakhapatnam

The victims were returning from the temple in the evening when the incident took place.

Oct 22, 2019, 06:51 AM IST
India-Myanmar Naval Exercise commence on-board INS Ranvijay

India-Myanmar Naval Exercise commence on-board INS Ranvijay

During Sea Phase scheduled from October 20 to 22, INS Ranvijay, a guided-missile destroyer and INS Kuthar, a missile corvette will be carrying out a joint exercise with Myanmar ships UMS Sin Phyu

Oct 19, 2019, 16:45 PM IST
Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka likely to receive heavy rainfall today: IMD

Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka likely to receive heavy rainfall today: IMD

The weather forecast agency further predicted that the sky will be clear in Delhi throughout the day with the minimum and maximum temperatures hovering around 21 degrees Celsius and 34 degrees

Oct 13, 2019, 10:26 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM approves establishment of Archaeological Corporation, instructs officials to boost tourism

Andhra Pradesh CM approves establishment of Archaeological Corporation, instructs officials to boost tourism

The government has already identified 15 to 20 tourism places in the state. Reddy has ordered to develop those 15 to 20 tourism places with the help of international companies. In order to preserve

Oct 12, 2019, 07:03 AM IST
Four held for smuggling red sandalwood in Tirupati

Four held for smuggling red sandalwood in Tirupati

Thirteen precious red sandalwood logs were seized from their possession along with the vehicle at the Alipiri toll gate early morning.

Oct 10, 2019, 14:07 PM IST
Godavari boat tragedy: Petition filed in SC seeking recovery of missing dead bodies, boat

Godavari boat tragedy: Petition filed in SC seeking recovery of missing dead bodies, boat

The petition was filed by former lawmaker GV Harsha Kumar in the wake of a tragic boat accident in the Godavari River on September 15, last month, in which over 28 persons died and a score went

Oct 05, 2019, 19:08 PM IST
ISRO scientist found murdered at Hyderabad apartment, police suspect he was hit on head

ISRO scientist found murdered at Hyderabad apartment, police suspect he was hit on head

When S Suresh did not report to the office on Tuesday, his colleagues called him on his mobile number. As there was no response, they alerted his wife Indira, who is a bank employee in Chennai.

Oct 02, 2019, 11:19 AM IST
Andhra government to take over all liquor shops from October 1

Andhra government to take over all liquor shops from October 1

The Andhra Pradesh government will take over all 3,500 liquor shops from October 1, as a first major step towards imposing prohibition in the state.

Sep 28, 2019, 23:24 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh: Jaganmohan Reddy's demolition drive reaches Chandrababu Naidu's doorstep

Andhra Pradesh: Jaganmohan Reddy's demolition drive reaches Chandrababu Naidu's doorstep

Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) officials razed unauthorized construction belonging to a TDP leader near Naidu's residence in Vundavalli village.

Sep 24, 2019, 12:38 PM IST
Former TDP MP Naramalli Sivaprasad, who was known for his innovative protests outside Parliament, dies at 68

Former TDP MP Naramalli Sivaprasad, who was known for his innovative protests outside Parliament, dies at 68

The two-time Lok Sabha member from Chittoor, who also served as a minister in undivided Andhra Pradesh, breathed his last at a private hospital in Chennai

Sep 21, 2019, 17:43 PM IST
Death toll rises to 34 in Godavari boat tragedy, 13 still missing

Death toll rises to 34 in Godavari boat tragedy, 13 still missing

Out of 73 passengers, 26 passengers were rescued while 34 bodies have been retrieved so far. Remaining 13 persons are yet to be traced out.

Sep 18, 2019, 20:25 PM IST
Ex Andhra Pradesh Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao to be cremated with state honours

Ex Andhra Pradesh Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao to be cremated with state honours

CM Reddy announced that Rao will be cremated with state honours and directed the chief secretary to make the necessary arrangements in this regard.

Sep 17, 2019, 17:10 PM IST
Godavari boat tragedy: 17 more bodies recovered, toll rises to 25

Godavari boat tragedy: 17 more bodies recovered, toll rises to 25

A tourist boat carrying 61 people onboard capsized in Godavari river on Sunday. It is believed that the accident took place due to overloading in the boat.

Sep 17, 2019, 13:58 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM, Governor condole ex-Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao's demise

Andhra Pradesh CM, Governor condole ex-Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao's demise

Both the ministers grieved over the death of former Speaker and conveyed their condolences to the bereaved family members.

Sep 16, 2019, 17:31 PM IST
Kodela Siva Prasad Rao, former Andhra Pradesh Speaker found dead under mysterious circumstances

Kodela Siva Prasad Rao, former Andhra Pradesh Speaker found dead under mysterious circumstances

As per reports, former Andhra Assembly Speaker and senior TDP leader Kodela hanged himself at his residence in Hyderabad.

Sep 16, 2019, 13:45 PM IST
Godavari tourist boat capsize: 13 dead, no trace of 21 missing survivors

Godavari tourist boat capsize: 13 dead, no trace of 21 missing survivors

In a major tragedy, at least 13 people died when a tourist boat carrying 61 persons onboard overturned and capsized in the Godavari River near Devipatnam in Andhra Pradesh.

Sep 16, 2019, 13:20 PM IST
12 dead after boat capsizes in Godavari, several missing; Navy choppers involved in rescue operation

12 dead after boat capsizes in Godavari, several missing; Navy choppers involved in rescue operation

Andhra Pradesh CM has announced compensation for the kin of the victims.

Sep 15, 2019, 15:47 PM IST