Andhra Pradesh News

Telangana to curb land encroachment with Tablets
Hyderabad (Telangana) Apr 25 : Telangana's Deputy Chief Minister Mohammed Mehmood Ali on Tuesday distributed Tablet PCs to the Village Revenue Officers (VROs) of Hyderabad district to curb land encroachment. Read Full Story

Hyderabad man dies after being set ablaze in Riyadh, kin seeks govt intervention
Hyderabad (Telangana), Apr 25 : In a brutal incident, a man hailing from Hyderabad succumbed to burn injuries in Saudi Arabia's Riyadh after being allegedly set blaze. Read Full Story

K. Viswanath rightly deserves Dada Saheb Phalke Award: Telangana CM
Telangana Apr 24 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday expressed his happiness over well-known film director and actor Kasinadhuni Viswanath who will be conferred the 48th Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2016. Read Full Story

Telangana CM meets PM Modi, discusses matters pertaining to state
New Delhi Apr 24 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in request to the Central Government about the releasing of pending state files as well as about increasing the assembly seats in Telangana. Read Full Story

Kasinadhuni Viswanath to be conferred Dadasaheb Phalke Award
New Delhi , Apr 24 : Renowned film director and actor Kasinadhuni Viswanath will be conferred the 48th Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2016. Read Full Story

PM Modi stop appealing, implement laws: Owaisi
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr 24 : All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to stop appealing for security of every student in Kashmir and start implementing laws. Read Full Story

Prabhas's next to be an ambitious trilingual
New Delhi , Apr 24 : After enthralling us with his performance in 'Baahubali,' actor Prabhas is all set to take a different path in acting by becoming a part of hi-tech action drama titled 'SAAHO.' Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Another case of triple talaq over WhatsApp emerges
Hyderabad , Apr 24 : Amid the raging debate over 'Triple Talaq' and the rights of Muslim women, another case of the age-old practice has emerged in the by-lanes of Hyderabad. Read Full Story

Hyderabad orphanage faces heat for forcing children to clean drainage
Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh) , Apr 23 : An orphanage in Hyderabad's Uppal landed into soup after forcing children to clean the drainage. Read Full Story

Two cricket betting rackets busted in Hyderabad
Hyderabad (Telangana) Apr 22 : The Hyderabad Police Commissionerate's Task Force on Saturday busted two cricket betting rackets and arrested two persons here. Read Full Story

Andhra: PM Modi condoles loss of lives in Chittoor tragedy
New Delhi , Apr 21 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday condoled the loss of lives in the accident that took place in Chittoor earlier today. Read Full Story

Gear up for a grand premiere of 'Baahubali: The Conclusion'
New Delhi , Apr 21 : The highly anticipated film of the year 'Baahubali: The Conclusion', which is just a few days away from its release, is all set for a grand premiere. Read Full Story

Aseemanand gets permission to visit ailing mother
Hyderabad Apr 21 : The 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case accused Swamy Aseemanand on Friday got permission from a court to visit his ailing mother and also to appear in a Haryana court in connection with the Samjhauta blast case. Read Full Story

'Baahubali' saga: Tamannah finds Rana Daggubati fashionable
Hyderabad (Telangana) , April 21 : Though Avanthika has immense dislike for Bhallala Deva onscreen, Tamannaah Bhatia loves the way her 'Baahubali' co-star Rana Daggubati suits up Read Full Story

Hyderabad: One arrested for sending hoax mail of hijacking
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr 20 : The Hyderabad Police Task Force have arrested one person in regard to a hoax mail. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Cab driver arrested for harassing lady tourist
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr 19 : The She team of the Hyderabad Police has arrested a cab driver for allegedly harassing a lady tourist. Read Full Story

Vikram Solar commissions 10 MWp plant in Andhra Pradesh
New Delhi , Apr 18 : Vikram Solar Pvt. Ltd., an engineering procurement construction (EPC) solutions provider on Monday announced the installation of its 10 Mega Watt peak (MWp) solar plant in Andhra Pradesh. Read Full Story

Telangana Assembly passes bill to hike reservation quota for backward Muslims
Hyderabad (Telangana) , April 16 : The Telangana Assembly today unanimously passed a bill to hike the reservation quota for backward Muslims and the Scheduled Tribes (ST) to twelve and ten percent respectively. Read Full Story

Five BJP MLAs suspended from Telangana Assembly
Hyderabad (Telangana) , April 16 : Five Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs were on Sunday suspended from the Telangana Assembly for creating ruckus over a bill aimed at increasing separate quota for the Muslims in government jobs. Read Full Story

Andhra: Annual 60-day ban on fishing invoked, fishermen demand high compensation
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) , Apr. 15 : The government has released orders for the annual 60-day ban on fishing by motorised and mechanised boats in entire east coast. The ban that begun on the midnight of April 14 reportedly has fishermen recounting their bitter experiences in regard with the payment of compensation they are entitled to. Read Full Story

KT Rao sells ice cream to raise party fund
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr. 14 : Telangana minister KT Rama Rao on Friday sold ice cream for raising party fund after Chief Minister KC Rao appealed the TRS cadres to raise fund for the party. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Man arrested for live-streaming physical relationship with wife
Hyderabad (Telangana) Apr. 13 : A man was arrested on Thursday for uploading live-streaming of his physical relationship with his wife. Read Full Story

Aseemanand seeks court's permission to go out of Hyderabad
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr. 13 : Mecca Masjid blast accused Swami Aseemanand today appeared before the Special Court seeking permission to go out of Hyderabad as he is on conditional bail. Read Full Story

Telangana Govt. to bring new reservation act to raise ST quota, include Muslims
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr. 12 : The Telangana Government on Wednesday decided to extend the reservations to Muslim population apart from raising the existing quota of the scheduled tribes (STs) to 12 percent. Read Full Story

GoT makers impressed with 'Baahubali' Prabhas!
New Delhi , April 11 : Looks like Prabhas' hard work for five-long-years is paying him back really well. Read Full Story

BJP leaders ultimatum to other communities 'wrong in democracy': Cong
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr. 10 : In the wake of the ongoing controversy over some Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders making outrageous comments on the Ram Temple issue, Congress leader V. Hanumantha Rao on Monday asserted that the government must take serious action against those attempting to hurt the members of other communities with their unwarranted assertions. Read Full Story

Raja Singh adamant on 'will behead' those opposing Ram temple construction remark
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr. 9 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA from Hyderabad, Raja Singh, on Sunday remained defiant while reiterating that he can even sacrifice his life and kill others for the construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya. Read Full Story

Here is how Prabhas bulked up for 'Baahubali 2'
New Delhi , April 8 : Revealing the secret behind his bulked up body in his upcoming movie 'Baahubali 2', Prabhas has stated that he constructed a volleyball court in his house for mobility and improving body reflexes. Read Full Story

Shocking! Couple burnt alive for performing 'black magic' in Telangana
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr.8 : A couple in their 50's named Kadavergu Sudharshan and his wife Rajewhwari were beaten up, torched and burnt alive by a group of 15 persons for allegedly practicing black magic in Dubbak town of Telangana's Siddipet district. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: DRI seized banned tablets in courier parcel
Hyderabad, (Andhra Pradesh) , Apr. 8 : The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Friday recovered methaqualone tablets worth Rs 9.20 lakh in a courier parcel from Kuwait. Read Full Story

'Baahubali: The Beginning' to get the widest re-release ever
New Delhi , Apr. 7 : Since the time of its inception, the 'Baahubali' franchise has been breaking numerous records. Read Full Story

Telangana CM launches scheme for sheep farmers
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr. 6 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Thursday instructed officials to sanction sheep units to farmers, who are above 18 years of age, belonging to Yadav and Kuruma communities in the state. Read Full Story

Police registers complaint against man for divorcing wife through newspaper ad
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr. 5 : The Hyderabad Police on Wednesday registered a complaint of a woman who was divorced through a newspaper advertisement. Read Full Story

IPL 10 final to take place in Hyderabad
New Delhi , April. 2 : The final of season 10 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will take place at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad on May 21. Read Full Story

Andhra CM Naidu's son takes oath as Cabinet Minister
Velagapudi (Andhra Pradeh) , Apr.2 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu's son and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) national general secretary Nara Lokesh Naidu on Sunday took oath as the state's Cabinet Minister. Read Full Story

No respite for people as mercury rises in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh
Hyderabad , Apr. 1 : The MeT departments of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Saturday forecasted for increase in temperatures in both the states and predicted that temperature would be higher by two to three degrees than normal. Read Full Story

'Baahubali: The Beginning' to re-release on April 7
New Delhi , April 01 : Were you one of those who could not witness the magnum opus 'Baahubali: The Beginning' on the big screen? Read Full Story

Swami Aseemanand released from Chanchalguda Central Jail
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Mar. 31 : A Hyderabad court on Friday released Mecca Masjid blast case accused Swami Aseemanand from Chanchalguda Central Jail. Read Full Story

Vizag Police arrests eight-member gang for smuggling marijuana
Vishakapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) , Mar. 28 : An eight-member gang was arrested on Tuesday in Vishakapatnam in connection with smuggling marijuana. Read Full Story

Emotional SS Rajamouli thanks team of 'Baahubali: The Conclusion'
New Delhi , Mar. 28 : As he wrapped up the shoot of the most anticipated film of the year 'Baahubali: The Conclusion', filmmaker SS Rajamouli got emotional and thanked the entire team with heartfelt messages. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Saifabad Police arrest 10, seizes Rs. three crore of demonetised currency
Saifabad (Telangana) , Mar. 28 : The Saifabad Police has arrested a 10-member gang and seized about Rs. three crore of demonetised currency. Read Full Story

Telangana: 12 children fall ill after consuming expired medicines
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Mar. 27 : At least 12 children fell ill on Sunday with parents alleging that their kids were administered injections having expired medicines at a hospital. Read Full Story

Woman commits suicide alleging harassment for dowry
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Mar. 26 : Each case of dowry death pulls back a progressive India a century back, reminding us of the immense greed and exploiting bride's family deeply rooted in the minds of people. Read Full Story

Sneak peak! Another poster of 'Baahubali: The Conclusion' is out
New Delhi , Mar. 26 : Guess what! After an amazing trailer of 'Baahubali: The Conclusion', its makers have unveiled another poster, in which film's lead, Prabhas is trying to climb the trunk of a tree and the war is in the backdrop of the picture. Read Full Story

'Baahubali : The Conclusion' to have India's first Live Virtual Reality event
New Delhi , Mar. 26 : Makers of 'Baahubali' are keeping the audience hooked with many surprises and the latest on the list is that the team is to have a grand Pre-Release Event in Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad on March 26. Read Full Story

Minor girl molested in Hyderabad's Banjara Hills
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Mar. 25 : A 10-year-old girl was allegedly molested by two people in Hyderabad's Banjara Hills on Saturday. Read Full Story

Hanumantha Rao detained in Hyderabad, alleges 'conspiracy'
Hyderabad (Telangana) Mar. 25 : Former Congress MP V. Hanumantha Rao was on Saturday detained for protesting over the FIR lodged against him for misbehaving with a policeman. Read Full Story

Andhra Pradesh woman, son found dead in New Jersey apartment
New Jersey, Mar 24 : A techie hailing from Andhra Pradesh and her 7-year-old son was found dead in her apartment, media reports said on Friday. Read Full Story

Case filed against Hanumantha Rao for shouting at Telangana police officer
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Mar.24 : A case has been registered against Congress leader V. Hanumantha Rao in Hyderabad's Saifabad Police Station under Sections 353, 294-B and 504 of the Indian Penal code (IPC) for shouting at a Telangana police officer. Read Full Story

Swami Aseemanand gets conditional bail in Mecca Masjid blast case
Hyderabad (Telangana), Mar. 24 : A Hyderabad court on Friday granted conditional bail to Swami Aseemanad in 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case, paving way for his release from jail after seven years. Read Full Story

New Jersey murder: Deceased's mother suspects extra-marital affair of son-in-law
Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) , Mar.24 : A day after a woman was found dead in her house in New Jersey, her mother alleged that extra marital affair of his son-in-law could be the reason of the murder of her daughter. Read Full Story

Hanumantha Rao lambasts Telangana police officer for not allowing him to hold conference
Hyderabad (Telangana) Mar. 24 : Lambasting a police officer for not allowing him to hold a press conference in Hyderabad, Congress leader V. Hanumantha Rao has accused Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao of dictatorship, adding the people are prohibited from expressing themselves. Read Full Story

Telangana legislative assembly Speaker suspends BJP members
Hyderabad, Mar 24 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members of the Telangana Legislative Assembly have been suspended from the house for the rest of the week by the Speaker on Friday, according to media reports. Read Full Story

Mecca Masjid blast: Aseemanand granted bail by Hyderabad court
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Mar. 23 : A Hyderabad court on Thursday granted bail to Swami Aseemanand in the 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case. Read Full Story

Swaraj directs to rescue 29 Telangana workers from Saudi company captivity
New Delhi , Mar. 22 : Soon after IT and NRI affairs minister K. T. Rama Rao sought Sushma Swaraj's intervention in rescuing 29 Telangana workers from Saudi company captivity, the External Affairs Minister has asked the Indian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Ahmad Javed, to initiate action for their release. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Cyber Crime Cell arrests two for harassing woman
Hyderabad (Telengana) , Mar 21 : The cyber crime cell in Cyberabad, Hyderabad, arrested two for sending abusive messages and outraging the modesty of the complainant. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Cyber Crime Cell arrests two for harassing woman
Hyderabad (Telengana) , Mar 21 : The cyber crime cell in Cyberabad, Hyderabad arrested two for sending abusive messages and outraging the modesty of the complainant. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Army jawan commits suicide
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Mar. 20 : An Army jawan has committed suicide in Trimulgherry area in Hyderabad. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Army jawan commits suicide in Trimulgherry
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Mar. 19 : An army jawan committed suicide in Trimulgherry area of Hyderabad in the wee hours of Sunday. Read Full Story

This Hyderabad store offers age-old collection for bookworms
Hyderabad , Mar.18 : In the age where Kindle is taking over the world, a shop in Khairatabad, Unique Book Centre, is trying to boost the book-reading culture by offering age-old books. Read Full Story


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