Andhra Pradesh

Curious case of missing 'Donkeys', people started eating them for magical remedies

Shocking, but true. In Andhra Pradesh, donkeys are being slaughtered for their meat, and when they are alive (females) they are “milked'' for a premium. 

Mar 05, 2021, 12:33 PM IST

TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu sits on dharna at Tirupati airport, detained

TDP supremo N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday staged a dharna at the Tirupati airport after he was stopped by the police from going to Chittoor for campaigning for the municipal corporation elections. The Tirupati police said that there will be a law and order problem if Naidu is allowed to visit Chittoor. 

Mar 01, 2021, 12:47 PM IST

Turmeric prices break past 5-years record

The prices of petrol diesel are constantly increasing, whose direct connection is in your pocket, and it has started with turmeric. The price of turmeric has been steadily increasing for the last one and a half months and turmeric has broken the record of the last five years. Turmeric is cultivated in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, but this time the yield of turmeric is low, which is increasing the prices of turmeric.

Feb 17, 2021, 19:10 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh: 14 killed, 10 injured in Kurnool after collision between bus, truck

Atleast 14 people were killed and 10 others injured in an accident between a bus and a truck near Madhapuram village in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool on Sunday early morning at around 4 am. 

A tempo-lorry collided in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh, eight females and a child among deceased. 

Feb 14, 2021, 08:50 AM IST

Netizens pour love as proud cop father salutes 'DSP' daughter in Andhra Pradesh's Tirupati; see pics

The photos that were clicked during the Tirupati Police Duty Meet 2021 are winning the hearts of the people.

Jan 05, 2021, 00:02 AM IST

Revealed: Reason behind mystery illness in Andhra Pradesh's Eluru - Details here

It is to be noted that one person also lost his life due to the mysterious illness in Andhra Pradesh' Eluru.

Dec 17, 2020, 11:00 AM IST

YSRCP Leader D Revathi Slaps Toll Plaza staff

YSRCP Leader D Revathi Slaps Toll Plaza staff in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh. Toll plaza staff ask for toll tax, which was refused by the D Revathi. After that, a fight gets started between the two. Meanwhile, Revathi slaps the toll plaza staff member.

Dec 10, 2020, 12:12 PM IST

1 dead, over 250 admitted in hospital as mystery illness grips Andhra Pradesh's Eluru

It is learnt that the people were admitted to hospital after they complained of headaches, vomiting, giddiness and epilepsy-like symptoms. 

Dec 07, 2020, 06:59 AM IST

In Andhra's Eluru town over 140 people hospitalised with mystery disease, later discharged

Around 140 people were reported to have suffered from a mysterious illness in Andhra Pradesh, they were admitted to Eluru Govt Hospital and were later discharged. 

Dec 06, 2020, 20:10 PM IST

IMD predicts heavy rains in these states in next 4 days; Red and Orange alerts issued

According to IMD, a well marked low pressure area over the Bay of Bengal may bring moderate to heavy and extremely heavy rainfall over several states in next four days.

Nov 30, 2020, 10:20 AM IST

Cyclone Nivar: Union Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba reviews preparations; assures Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh of full support

The Chief Secretaries informed the NCMC about their preparedness. DG, IMD briefed the committee about the latest situation of Nivar cyclone. 

Nov 24, 2020, 21:58 PM IST

Family of 4 in Andhra Pradesh allege police harassment in video before dying by suicide, 2 cops arrested; Dy CM meets kin

In the video, the family alleged that they were framed in a false case.

Nov 09, 2020, 15:59 PM IST

Central team to visit Andhra Pradesh to assess flood damage

The team will also suggest to the Home Ministry through its assessment report whether the disaster can be considered "severe" in nature.

Oct 25, 2020, 20:51 PM IST

Third Kisan Rail laden with fresh fruits and vegetables leaves Andhra Pradesh for New Delhi

The Kisan Rail is carrying over 242 tonnes of fresh fruits and vegetables from the Rayalaseema region.

Oct 21, 2020, 22:07 PM IST

Andra Pradesh CM YS Jaganmohan Reddy launches YSR Bima scheme, poor families of accident victims to get Rs 10,000 aid

All the families with white ration cards (issued for poor) are eligible for the YSR Bima scheme.

Oct 21, 2020, 16:26 PM IST

Heavy rains lash Mumbai, Pune; IMD issues red alert for Konkan region

Heavy rains lashes parts of Maharashtra and is likely to continue for the next few days until October 15. 

Oct 15, 2020, 06:58 AM IST

Stalker sets woman on fire in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada, she pulls him in; both dead

A woman was set on fire by a man from Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada for rejecting his advances. The police said that the incident took place while the girl was returning home after work on Monday night.

Oct 14, 2020, 09:17 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh's Vizag beach earns internationally acclaimed 'Blue Flag' certification

Visakhapatnam Rushikonda is one of the eight beaches which won this accolade, in the very first attempt made by India.

Oct 13, 2020, 07:24 AM IST

Andhra CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy complains to CJI against alleged intervention by sitting Supreme Court judge

In an unprecedented move, Andhra Pradesh government has complained to Chief Justice SA Bobde, about the alleged intervention of a sitting Supreme Court judge to protect the interests of opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP).

Oct 11, 2020, 18:55 PM IST

Nearly 43 lakh govt school students in Andhra Pradesh to get free uniforms, bags, shoes, books

A budget outlay of Rs 650 crore has been earmarked for this purpose.

Oct 07, 2020, 23:13 PM IST