Andhra Pradesh News

Gandhi Jayanti: Row over renaming Kasturba College with YSRCP MLA's father in Andhra Pradesh

Gandhi Jayanti: Row over renaming Kasturba College with YSRCP MLA's father in Andhra Pradesh

A group of locals in Bheemavaram town in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh are fighting to save name of  ''Kasturba Govt Junior College'' which is all set to be renamed 'Granthi Venkateshwara

Oct 02, 2020, 11:26 AM IST
Attacks on Hindu temples in Andhra Pradesh standalone incidents: DGP Gautam Sawang

Attacks on Hindu temples in Andhra Pradesh standalone incidents: DGP Gautam Sawang

Andhra DGP Gautam Sawang said that the accused in 12 out of 19 cases of attacks on temples and its properties reported since the Antarvedi incident were arrested within no time.

Sep 28, 2020, 23:36 PM IST
Shirdi Samsthan officials review TTD's temple management during COVID-19 pandemic

Shirdi Samsthan officials review TTD's temple management during COVID-19 pandemic

The review meeting was held at Annamayya Bhavan in Tirumala which was presided over by TTD Chairman along with TTD EO Anil Kumar Singhal. 

Sep 27, 2020, 07:45 AM IST
AP ICET 2020 result announced at sche.ap.gov.in; nearly 40,000 candidates clear exam

AP ICET 2020 result announced at sche.ap.gov.in; nearly 40,000 candidates clear exam

The common entrance test was held between September 10 and September 11. To check the result candidates need to logging into the official portal using their registration numbers and hall ticket

Sep 26, 2020, 07:47 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy offer 'vastrams' to Lord Sri Venkateswara on behalf of state government

Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy offer 'vastrams' to Lord Sri Venkateswara on behalf of state government

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday (September 24) offered a pair of ‘silk vastrams’ to Lord Sri Venkateswara Swamy on behalf of the state government in connection with

Sep 24, 2020, 08:07 AM IST
Body of 12-year-old girl, who went missing, found in open drain in Hyderabad

Body of 12-year-old girl, who went missing, found in open drain in Hyderabad

The minor had gone missing on Thursday night after she left her house for cycling. Her family members had filed a complaint and searches were being carried out by the police officials for her in the

Sep 18, 2020, 17:22 PM IST
Widespread rainfall likely over Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala during next 3 days: IMD

Widespread rainfall likely over Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala during next 3 days: IMD

IMD also predicted fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy to very heavy falls over Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Odisha, Coastal & South Interior Karnataka and Kerala

Sep 16, 2020, 15:33 PM IST
Heavy rainfall lashes parts of Andhra Pradesh

Heavy rainfall lashes parts of Andhra Pradesh

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) bulletin on Sunday morning said that a low-pressure area has formed over west-central Bay of Bengal off the Andhra Pradesh coast, which is likely to result

Sep 13, 2020, 13:02 PM IST
TTD temples under tight security as Andhra's Tirumala gears up for Brahmotsavams celebration

TTD temples under tight security as Andhra's Tirumala gears up for Brahmotsavams celebration

The annual Brahmotsavam of Srivari temple at Tirumala from September 19-27 with Ankurarpanam on September 18 and Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam on September 15.

Sep 11, 2020, 07:48 AM IST
Burning of temple chariot ignites political wildfire in Andhra Pradesh

Burning of temple chariot ignites political wildfire in Andhra Pradesh

On the intervening night of Saturday-Sunday last week, a wooden chariot belonging to Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple in Antarvedi town in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh was burned to

Sep 10, 2020, 18:41 PM IST
First Kisan Rail from South India chugs off with fresh fruits to Delhi

First Kisan Rail from South India chugs off with fresh fruits to Delhi

Union Minister for Agriculture Narendra Singh Tomar and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy flagged off the inaugural Kisan Rail, the second in the country, via a video link from New

Sep 09, 2020, 22:02 PM IST
Wooden chariot of Andhra Pradesh's Lakshmi Narasimha temple gutted in fire

Wooden chariot of Andhra Pradesh's Lakshmi Narasimha temple gutted in fire

The 40-feet high chariot made of teak wood was parked in a shed on the temple premises. The chariot is normally used only during the 'Radhotsavam' at the Lords celestial wedding festivities.

Sep 06, 2020, 13:26 PM IST
Man tied to tree, beaten up on allegations of theft in Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa

Man tied to tree, beaten up on allegations of theft in Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa

The incident, which took place on September 1, surfaced recently, in which the company owner ordered the watchmen to beat up the driver after levying allegations of theft on him, according to

Sep 04, 2020, 08:51 AM IST
CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy moots bill to provide time-bound trial in corruption cases in Andhra Pradesh

CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy moots bill to provide time-bound trial in corruption cases in Andhra Pradesh

"We could eradicate corruption at the top level and it should percolate down the line," said Andhra Pradesh CM.

Aug 24, 2020, 23:50 PM IST
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams employee donates 12 tons of sugarcane to 'SV Goshala'

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams employee donates 12 tons of sugarcane to 'SV Goshala'

He also urged donors to come forward to provide feed and fodder to the animals.

Aug 23, 2020, 23:48 PM IST
CID raids house of ex-APCO chief, seizes Rs 1 cr cash, 3 kg gold, silver, property documents

CID raids house of ex-APCO chief, seizes Rs 1 cr cash, 3 kg gold, silver, property documents

CID DSP Subbaraju informed that their team conducted the raid throughout the day and seized almost 3 kilograms of gold, almost 2 kilograms of silver, more than Rs 1 crore cash, and documents of many

Aug 22, 2020, 12:43 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy cancels visit to Srisailam after fire mishap

Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy cancels visit to Srisailam after fire mishap

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday (August 21) cancelled his scheduled trip to Srisailam following a fire accident in the left bank powerhouse on the neighbouring Telangana

Aug 21, 2020, 14:36 PM IST
Ammonia gas leak at dairy unit in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor; 20 women injured

Ammonia gas leak at dairy unit in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor; 20 women injured

As soon as the incident was reported, District collector Narayan Bharath Guptha and Superintendent of Police Sendhil Kumar immediately reached the location to monitor the condition.

Aug 21, 2020, 06:44 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh: 26 people hospitalised after ammonia gas leak in Chittoor dairy firm

Andhra Pradesh: 26 people hospitalised after ammonia gas leak in Chittoor dairy firm

The incident took place in M Bandapalli area of Puthalapattu mandal of the district when the tank leakage occurred in a private dairy firm, Hatson.

Aug 20, 2020, 23:23 PM IST
9,742 new coronavirus COVID-19 cases take Andhra Pradesh's total to 3.16 lakh

9,742 new coronavirus COVID-19 cases take Andhra Pradesh's total to 3.16 lakh

In the past 24 hours, the East Godavari district that is the worst-hit district across Andhra reported the most number of cases - 1,399.

Aug 19, 2020, 18:02 PM IST