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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
We don't expect much from budget : Nara Lokesh

We don't expect much from budget : Nara Lokesh

 "We are very clear and we don’t expect much from the central government in this budget as they have not delivered in the last four years."  

Jan 31, 2019, 10:29 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM Naidu alleges Centre of prioritising Maharashtra over Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh CM Naidu alleges Centre of prioritising Maharashtra over Andhra Pradesh

Naidu made the statement just a day after Centre approved a relief package of Rs 4,714 crore for drought-affected areas of Mararashtra

Jan 31, 2019, 09:00 AM IST
14 school children injured as bus plunges into culvert in AP

14 school children injured as bus plunges into culvert in AP

The injured students were first rushed to the Government Hospital in Macherla town.

Jan 28, 2019, 15:44 PM IST
School bus overturns in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh, several students injured

School bus overturns in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh, several students injured

The bus mishap took place in the Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh.

Jan 28, 2019, 10:33 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu explains why EVM hacking is easy

Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu explains why EVM hacking is easy

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu remarked that hackers should not be allowed to take control of democracy.

Jan 26, 2019, 19:50 PM IST
Five-star experience at Tirupati railway station soon. See first glimpse of premium 'atithi' lounge

Five-star experience at Tirupati railway station soon. See first glimpse of premium 'atithi' lounge

There is a surprise in store for devotees travelling to Balaji Temple, Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal tweeted on Saturday. 

Jan 13, 2019, 10:05 AM IST
YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy's padayatra ends in north AP's Srikakulam

YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy's padayatra ends in north AP's Srikakulam

Yuvajana Sramika Rythu (YSR) Congress party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy's Praja Sankalpa Padyatra ended at Ichchapuram in northern Andhra Pradesh's Srikakulam district on Wednesday.

Jan 09, 2019, 20:03 PM IST
Jagan Mohan Reddy's 341-day, 3648-km-long padyatra to end on Wednesday

Jagan Mohan Reddy's 341-day, 3648-km-long padyatra to end on Wednesday

Reddy will address a public gathering and unveil a stupa (pillar) to mark the end the padayatra.

Jan 08, 2019, 20:23 PM IST
If you try to mess, you'll be finished: Chandrababu Naidu threatens BJP leaders in Kakinada

If you try to mess, you'll be finished: Chandrababu Naidu threatens BJP leaders in Kakinada

Following the incident, the police arrested BJP District president Malakondayya.

Jan 05, 2019, 09:19 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi raps TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu for joining hands with 'wicked' Congress

PM Narendra Modi raps TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu for joining hands with 'wicked' Congress

PM blasted the ruling Telugu Desam Party for not remaining committed to its own ideology.

Jan 02, 2019, 20:27 PM IST
Boy abducted from Tirumala rescued in Maharashtra, accused held

Boy abducted from Tirumala rescued in Maharashtra, accused held

The boy was sleeping in the open when he was abducted on Friday.

Dec 30, 2018, 18:46 PM IST
Chandrababu Naidu launches work on steel plant, blasts Centre

Chandrababu Naidu launches work on steel plant, blasts Centre

After laying the foundation stone for the plant at Maremma Kambaladinne village, Naidu said he wanted to demonstrate the state`s capabilities to the Centre.

Dec 28, 2018, 00:15 AM IST
YSRCP protests in Delhi over special status to Andhra Pradesh, slams TDP and BJP

YSRCP protests in Delhi over special status to Andhra Pradesh, slams TDP and BJP

YSRCP leaders staged protest against alleged “indifferent attitude” of the Centre as well as the state government.

Dec 27, 2018, 17:26 PM IST
High Court of Andhra Pradesh to function from Amaravati from Jan 1, 2019

High Court of Andhra Pradesh to function from Amaravati from Jan 1, 2019

The central government on Wednesday issued a notification for the constitution of a new High Court for Andhra Pradesh. As per the notification, the High Court of Andhra Pradesh will start functioning

Dec 26, 2018, 19:53 PM IST
BJP MLA 'resigns' over Andhra Pradesh govt's 'failure' to fulfil promises, CM calls it 'politically motivated'

BJP MLA 'resigns' over Andhra Pradesh govt's 'failure' to fulfil promises, CM calls it 'politically motivated'

Rao alleged the Naidu government totally neglected the development of West Godavari district in general and Tadepalligudem Assembly constituency in particular.

Dec 25, 2018, 17:43 PM IST
Cyclone Phethai: Situation under control, relief camps in place, assures Andhra CM

Cyclone Phethai: Situation under control, relief camps in place, assures Andhra CM

Cyclone Phethai barrelled through coastal Andhra Pradesh on Monday, triggering heavy rains, uprooting trees and electric poles, and claiming one life

Dec 18, 2018, 17:24 PM IST
Cyclone Phethai has affected 5,602 farmers, paddy fields destroyed: Chandrababu Naidu

Cyclone Phethai has affected 5,602 farmers, paddy fields destroyed: Chandrababu Naidu

Naidu also said that 187 relief camps have been set up so far and 32,000 people have been provided with food. 

Dec 18, 2018, 16:54 PM IST