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Army Havildar makes video selfie pleading to protect his land in Andhra Pradesh

Havildar T Chandra Babu, in the video, appeals to local officials and the public to help his mother from encroachers and help his family protect their land in Yellapally village near Tirupati.

Aug 21, 2019, 12:11 PM IST

Income Tax department busts inter-state tax theft worth Rs 700 crore

As many as 55 places were raided by the Income Tax department in Tamil Nadu, including Chennai, Coimbatore, Thanjavur, etc and also in Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Goa.

Aug 11, 2019, 12:05 PM IST

EC announces schedule for bypoll for two Rajya Sabha seats of Rajasthan, UP; legislative councils of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

The by-election to one Rajya Sabha seat each of Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan will be held on August 26.

Aug 01, 2019, 18:55 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh government transfers 11 IPS officers

In an administrative reshuffle, Andhra Pradesh government on Monday transferred 11 Indian Police Service (IPS) officers to the new posts.

Jul 29, 2019, 20:03 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh capital Amaravati's fate hangs in balance after World Bank, AIIB pull out of project

China-based AIIB on July 23 confirmed that it is not considering the Amaravati Sustainable Infrastructure and Institutional Development Project, barely six days after the World Bank dropped the project.

Jul 28, 2019, 12:00 PM IST

Seven Naxals surrender before Andhra Pradesh Police in Visakhapatnam

Among those who surrendered, four are dreaded Maoists and two are Area Committee Member (ACM). 

Jul 24, 2019, 08:46 AM IST

195 kg cannabis seized in Visakhapatnam, one held

One person was arrested and over 195 kilograms of cannabis worth 25 lakh was seized from his car here on Sunday.

Jul 21, 2019, 21:17 PM IST

Anusuiya Uikey appointed Chhattisgarh Governor, Biswa Bhusan Harichandan is new Governor of Andhra Pradesh

The above appointments will take effect from the dates they assume charge of their respective offices," a statement released by the Rashtrapati Bhavan said.

Jul 16, 2019, 19:26 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2 mission: All you need to know

Chandrayaan-2: All you need to know about India’s 2nd Moon mission. Watch full video to know more.#IndiaMoonMission #Chandrayaan2Laucnh

Jul 14, 2019, 20:58 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2 launch: Here is all you need to know

ISRO chairman K Sivan spoke to media and said that all arrangements for Chandrayaan-2 have been completed. GSLV Mk 3 will fly into the space at 2.51 am on Monday. The lander will reach the south pole of moon in two months, he said.While speaking to ANI, PK Ghosh, Space Strategist, ISRO said, “We are going to be the fourth country in the world. It is going to be a very big break through. It will be something that each Indian should be proud of. I would like to salute the ISRO scientists for coming up to this stage.”

Jul 14, 2019, 13:14 PM IST

Lok Sabha passes bill to set up central, tribal universities in Andhra Pradesh

A Bill seeking to establish two new universities -- the Central University and the Central Tribal University in Andhra Pradesh -- was on Friday passed by voice vote in the Lok Sabha.

Jul 12, 2019, 19:47 PM IST

Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala will become BJP strongholds: Amit Shah

Addressing BJP workers after launching the party`s membership campaign in Hyderabad, Shah said the party would definitely come to power in the state.

Jul 06, 2019, 20:10 PM IST

23 crorepati ministers, 17 ministers face criminal cases in Andhra Pradesh Assembly, says ADR

The ADR released the findings on June 25 after analysing the affidavits of all the 26 ministers, including Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy.

Jul 03, 2019, 10:48 AM IST

Man sets himself on fire over failing to repay loan in Andhra Pradesh

Vijayawada Police told media that the deceased was running a transport business and had borrowed money from two people. Unable to pay back the loan, he burnt himself at his residence in Chodavaram village.

Jun 30, 2019, 10:44 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh ex-CM Chandrababu Naidu served notice to vacate official residence

N Chandrababu Naidu has been asked to respond to the notice with an explanation within one week.

Jun 28, 2019, 10:44 AM IST

First ‘official’ meet between Andhra Pradesh, Telangana CMs on water issues on Friday

The meeting comes just a week after Jagan Mohan Reddy attended the inauguration of Kaleshwaram Irrigation Project on an invitation by K Chandrasekhar Rao.

Jun 28, 2019, 09:26 AM IST

CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy orders demolition of Praja Vedika building

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday created a flutter when he announced during collectors’ conference held in Vijayawada that Praja Vedika building will be demolished. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 26, 2019, 08:08 AM IST

Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy appoints uncle YV Subba Reddy as chairman of Tirumala Tirupati board

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy has appointed his maternal uncle and senior YSRCP leader YV Subba Reddy as the Chairman of Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam (TTD) Board, an official statement read on Friday.

Jun 22, 2019, 17:43 PM IST

World's largest engineering marvel, Kaleswaram lift irrigation project, inaugurated by Telangana CM KCR

The Medigadda Barrage is the starting point of the irrigation project which envisages construction of three barrages between Yellampally and Medigadda. 

Jun 21, 2019, 14:06 PM IST

World's largest engineering marvel, Kaleswaram lift irrigation project, set for inauguration: Salient features

Chief Ministers of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra - K Chandrasekhar Rao, YS Jaganmohan Reddy and Devendra Fadnavis will be present at the event and will switch on three pumps at Kannepalli Pumphouse as a token of the inauguration of the project.

Jun 19, 2019, 17:46 PM IST