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N Chandrababu Naidu meets Rahul Gandhi; likely to call Oppn meeting on May 21

N Chandrababu Naidu meets Rahul Gandhi; likely to call Oppn meeting on May 21

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday met Congress President Rahul Gandhi and discussed plans to hold a meeting of Opposition parties on May 21, two days ahead of Lok Sabha

May 08, 2019, 15:17 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: High alert in West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh; Control Rooms set up to monitor situation

Cyclone Fani: High alert in West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh; Control Rooms set up to monitor situation

In Andhra Pradesh too, a red alert has been issued for Srikakulam and Vizianagarm districts. 

May 03, 2019, 11:10 AM IST
Cyclone Fani raises safety concerns about spotted deer in Balukhand sanctuary

Cyclone Fani raises safety concerns about spotted deer in Balukhand sanctuary

The sanctuary is located along the Bay of Bengal coast, between the towns of Puri and Konark in Odisha.

May 02, 2019, 15:17 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: BSNL, Railways release helpline numbers

Cyclone Fani: BSNL, Railways release helpline numbers

According to a forecast by the MeT office, heavy-to-very heavy rainfall may occur in the coastal districts of Odisha and West Bengal on Friday.

May 02, 2019, 14:44 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: Kolkata airport will remain shut from 9.30 pm on May 3 till 6 pm on May 4

Cyclone Fani: Kolkata airport will remain shut from 9.30 pm on May 3 till 6 pm on May 4

At least 19 districts of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal are likely to be affected by "extremely severe" cyclonic storm Fani, which is expected to make landfall 10km north of Chandrabhaga in

May 02, 2019, 07:07 AM IST
Depression over Bay of Bengal intensifies into cyclonic storm, IMD issues advisory

Depression over Bay of Bengal intensifies into cyclonic storm, IMD issues advisory

The IMD has issued an advisory in view of the Cyclone Fani.

Apr 27, 2019, 22:13 PM IST
Advocate arrested for raping, extorting money from law student in Hyderabad

Advocate arrested for raping, extorting money from law student in Hyderabad

The lawyer allegedly called her to his house on April 21 and raped her, a police release said.

Apr 26, 2019, 21:54 PM IST
Train accident averted in Andhra Pradesh as keyman identifies faulty line in time

Train accident averted in Andhra Pradesh as keyman identifies faulty line in time

The keyman identified the broken railway line just before the Puri-Tirupati Express was about to pass.

Apr 26, 2019, 19:09 PM IST
Chandrababu Naidu accuses EC of usurping state powers, preventing from discharging duties

Chandrababu Naidu accuses EC of usurping state powers, preventing from discharging duties

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu Friday accused the Election Commission of usurping the powers of his government and preventing it from discharging its duties.

Apr 26, 2019, 13:01 PM IST
Asaduddin Owaisi hits out at PM Narendra Modi for ticket to Sadhvi Pragya, says 'PM not serious about terrorism'

Asaduddin Owaisi hits out at PM Narendra Modi for ticket to Sadhvi Pragya, says 'PM not serious about terrorism'

Pragya Singh Thakur is contesting on BJP ticket from Bhopal against senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh.

Apr 18, 2019, 19:39 PM IST
Lok Sabha election 2019: Andhra Pradesh sees 79.74% polling across all constituencies

Lok Sabha election 2019: Andhra Pradesh sees 79.74% polling across all constituencies

This was the first time Andhra Pradesh voted in Lok Sabha election since the reorganisation of the state and the formation of Telangana.

Apr 16, 2019, 19:31 PM IST
TDP responds to EC's objection over inclusion of 'EVM theft accused' in Chandrababu Naidu's delegation

TDP responds to EC's objection over inclusion of 'EVM theft accused' in Chandrababu Naidu's delegation

"Would like to state that instead of focusing on the issue, the Commission is trying to avoid the situation," read TDP's response to EC.

Apr 14, 2019, 08:08 AM IST
7 dead, 9 critical in collision between minibus and lorry in Andhra's Anantapur

7 dead, 9 critical in collision between minibus and lorry in Andhra's Anantapur

At least seven persons died and nine others in a critical condition after a minibus collided with a lorry in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district on Friday.

Apr 12, 2019, 13:29 PM IST
Manabadi AP Inter 1st, 2nd Year Result 2019 declared: New details here

Manabadi AP Inter 1st, 2nd Year Result 2019 declared: New details here

Andhra Pradesh Inter 1st, 2nd Year Result 2019: The mark sheet will consist of Hall Ticket No, Name, Course, CGPA, Result, Subject, Grade, Internal Grade and Grade Point.  

Apr 12, 2019, 11:51 AM IST
Jagan Mohan Reddy confident of landslide victory in Andhra Pradesh

Jagan Mohan Reddy confident of landslide victory in Andhra Pradesh

 "Huge polling is evidence of how people are against the TDP government and Chandrababu Naidu," Jagan Mohan Reddy told the media at the end of polling day

Apr 12, 2019, 07:56 AM IST
Faulty EVMs delay election proceedings in Andhra Pradesh, voting continues till midnight

Faulty EVMs delay election proceedings in Andhra Pradesh, voting continues till midnight

After the authorities rectified the defects and replaced some of the faulty EVMs, the poll process resumed.  

Apr 12, 2019, 05:52 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh elections: Several clashes between TDP and YSRCP workers mar polling

Andhra Pradesh elections: Several clashes between TDP and YSRCP workers mar polling

Clashes broke out between workers of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and YSR CongressParty (YSRCP) at various places in the state as voting started. 

Apr 11, 2019, 20:08 PM IST
Broken chairs in temple of democracy: TDP, YSRCP workers clash at polling station

Broken chairs in temple of democracy: TDP, YSRCP workers clash at polling station

As a result of the violent incident, the polling station wore a shattered look with broken chairs and tables bringing shame to what was meant to be a center for exercising democratic rights.

Apr 11, 2019, 16:46 PM IST
After bifurcation, Andhra Pradesh to witness first assembly election on Thursday

After bifurcation, Andhra Pradesh to witness first assembly election on Thursday

A total of 2,118 contestants are in the fray. 

Apr 10, 2019, 23:04 PM IST
632 crorepatis, 331 candidates with criminal backgrounds are contesting in Andhra Pradesh Assembly Election

632 crorepatis, 331 candidates with criminal backgrounds are contesting in Andhra Pradesh Assembly Election

There are 54 candidates who have declared zero assets.

Apr 10, 2019, 15:18 PM IST