Andhra Pradesh News

Ease of Living: AP, Odisha and Madhya Pradesh best states to live

Ease of Living: AP, Odisha and Madhya Pradesh best states to live

Ease of Living is a transformative index to help cities and states assess their liveability vis-à-vis national and global benchmarks. 

Sep 25, 2018, 11:21 AM IST
AP: Security beefed up for babus after Naxals shoot down MLA, TDP leader

AP: Security beefed up for babus after Naxals shoot down MLA, TDP leader

Police personnel had to run for cover after mob violence broke out in the evening.

Sep 24, 2018, 12:02 PM IST
Andhra MLA, TDP leader shot dead by Naxals in Visakhapatnam, probe on

Andhra MLA, TDP leader shot dead by Naxals in Visakhapatnam, probe on

Araku MLA Kidari Sarveswara Rao and former Araku MLA Siveri Soma have been killed in Visakhapatnam's Dumbriguda Mandal.

Sep 23, 2018, 14:29 PM IST
Cyclonic storm to hit Odisha, Andhra in a few hours: IMD warning

Cyclonic storm to hit Odisha, Andhra in a few hours: IMD warning

The Met department has advised fishermen to not venture into sea along and off Andhra Pradesh coast during next 24 hours.

Sep 21, 2018, 07:21 AM IST
BJP adopting divide & rule police with AP, Telangana: Chandrababu Naidu

BJP adopting divide & rule police with AP, Telangana: Chandrababu Naidu

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has accused the Centre of trying to build differences between the state and Telangana by adopting a divide and rule policy.

Sep 21, 2018, 07:10 AM IST
Fire breaks out at movie theatre in Visakhapatnam, fire tenders rushed

Fire breaks out at movie theatre in Visakhapatnam, fire tenders rushed

A fire broke out at a movie theatre in Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh. The fire broke out at Sri Kanya cinema hall in Gajuwaka area of Visakhapatnam.

Sep 17, 2018, 08:42 AM IST
After Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh announces reduction in VAT on petrol and diesel

After Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh announces reduction in VAT on petrol and diesel

The orders for the new rates of petrol and diesel will be issued later on Monday while the new rates will come into effect from Tuesday morning.

Sep 10, 2018, 17:48 PM IST
Watch: Pregnant woman carried in sling for 4 km through forest, gives birth midway

Watch: Pregnant woman carried in sling for 4 km through forest, gives birth midway

The woman, a native of Andhra Pradesh's Vijayanagaram district, was carried by two of her relatives.

Sep 07, 2018, 11:18 AM IST
We don't see anyone as our opponent: RSS on Congress' attack on Sangh Parivar

We don't see anyone as our opponent: RSS on Congress' attack on Sangh Parivar

Facing criticism from the Rahul Gandhi-led Congress party, the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) has said that its does not consider anyone as its opponent and is guided by national interest.

Sep 01, 2018, 07:28 AM IST
RSS to hold 'internal coordination' meet in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool; Amit Shah, Mohan Bhagat to attend

RSS to hold 'internal coordination' meet in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool; Amit Shah, Mohan Bhagat to attend

The meeting is expected to be attended by as many as 250 delegates from RSS and BJP. Shah has, meanwhile, reached Mantralayam.

Aug 31, 2018, 08:20 AM IST
Actor and TDP leader Nandamuri Harikrishna dies in road accident

Actor and TDP leader Nandamuri Harikrishna dies in road accident

The 61-year-old is the son of former AP Chief Minister and TDP founder NT Rama Rao and brother-in-law of current state CM Naidu.

Aug 29, 2018, 08:49 AM IST
Actor-TDP leader Nandamuri Harikrishna dies in road accident

Actor-TDP leader Nandamuri Harikrishna dies in road accident

Harikrishna was critically injured in the accident 

Aug 29, 2018, 07:45 AM IST
Rs 600 cr damage in floods in east, west Godavari districts: Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu

Rs 600 cr damage in floods in east, west Godavari districts: Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu

Floods in the river Godavari in East and West Godavari districts in the last one week caused damage to the tune of Rs 600 crore, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said here on

Aug 22, 2018, 20:34 PM IST
Flood-hit Karnataka seeks Rs 100 crore from Centre; Andhra Pradesh struggles with rescue ops

Flood-hit Karnataka seeks Rs 100 crore from Centre; Andhra Pradesh struggles with rescue ops

Heavy to very heavy rainfall is expected in coastal Andhra Pradesh for next 48 hours.

Aug 21, 2018, 09:09 AM IST
Baby dies after developing breathing problem onboard Indigo flight

Baby dies after developing breathing problem onboard Indigo flight

The baby was travelling with his parents from Bengaluru in an Indigo flight when he developed the breathing problem.

Aug 01, 2018, 00:03 AM IST
TDP may bring privilege motion against Narendra Modi govt over false claims on Andhra Pradesh

TDP may bring privilege motion against Narendra Modi govt over false claims on Andhra Pradesh

The TDP-backed no-confidence motion against the Modi government was defeated in Lok Sabha on July 20.

Jul 25, 2018, 11:18 AM IST
Weather alert issued for coastal Andhra Pradesh, strong winds and rain predicted

Weather alert issued for coastal Andhra Pradesh, strong winds and rain predicted

The IMD in Vizag has predicted moderate rainfall and strong winds to hit several coastal areas of the state due to a depression over Odisha and Jharkhand.

Jul 22, 2018, 19:27 PM IST
TTD takes back decision to shut Tirumala temple for six days

TTD takes back decision to shut Tirumala temple for six days

TTD officials had previously taken the decision to keep the complex completely shut because of a religious ceremony to clean the premises. Now, devotees would be permitted but in small batches.

Jul 17, 2018, 14:56 PM IST
Andhra boat capsize: 1 body recovered, bad weather hits search operation

Andhra boat capsize: 1 body recovered, bad weather hits search operation

Galla Nagamani was one of the seven people, who went missing after their boat capsized in the river in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Saturday evening.

Jul 15, 2018, 22:22 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh boat capsize: Indian Navy conducts search to trace 6 missing people

Andhra Pradesh boat capsize: Indian Navy conducts search to trace 6 missing people

Six people, five girls and a woman, went missing after a country boat they were travelling in capsized in river Gautami in East Godavari district.

Jul 15, 2018, 16:35 PM IST