Andhra Pradesh News

Telangana government caps weight on school bags
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 22 : The Telangana Education Department has passed a new government order which caps the weight of school bags for students in primary schools. According to the order, no student up to class five should be carrying bags weighing more than five kilos. Read Full Story

Cop slaps man for obstructing Chandrababu Naidu's convoy
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 20 : After Prime Minister Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government banned the red beacon in the country; the VIP culture refuses to die down in the Indian political system. Read Full Story

TDP MP Diwakar Reddy can fly on IndiGo now
New Delhi , July 19 : IndiGo decides to lift the said ban on Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP J C Diwakar Reddy, who was a part of their "no fly" list due to the ruckus he had created at the Vizag airport last month. Read Full Story

Andhra Pradesh: Seven nabbed with demonetised currency worth one crore
Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) , July 19 : In a major haul, the Andhra Pradesh police caught a gang of seven members, who tried to exchange demonetised currency worth one crore in Vijayawada. Read Full Story

KCR takes cognizance of drug menace in Telangana
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 16 : In an endeavour to combat menace of drugs in Telangana, Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao on Sunday met concerned police official and excise officers. Read Full Story

Hyderabad techie attacked for stopping people from beating cattle in Odisha
Rayagada (Odisha) , July 15 : A software engineer from Hyderabad, who was spending his holiday in Odisha's Rayagada district, was allegedly attacked by unknown persons, who were savagely beating a cattle in the middle of the jungle. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: 7th class boy dies after falling from school building
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 15 : A student of class VII died after he fell from school building at Karimnagar town. Read Full Story

Hyderabad varsity students not satisfied with new 'protest' rules
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 15 : The University of Hyderabad students are not satisfied with the varsity's new rules about the protest. Read Full Story

Woman arrested with 1.29 kg gold at Hyderabad airport
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 14 : Officials of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on Thursday seized 1.29kg worth of gold from a lady passenger travelling from Abu Dhabi. Read Full Story

Telangana CM launches third phase of 'Telanganaku Haritha Haram'
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 13 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Wednesday launched the third phase of 'Telanganaku Haritha Haram', in Karimnagar. Read Full Story

Opposition instigates people, but we'll convert crisis into opportunity: Chandrababu Naidu
Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) , July 12 : Criticising the opposition in the Andhra Pradesh State Assembly for instigating, inciting and encouraging their supporters to be disruptive, Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu has said that each and every crisis created by the latter will be converted into an opportunity by his government for the general public. Read Full Story

I see Amravati emerging as a world class 'green' global city: Chandrababu Naidu
Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) , July 12 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu has predicted that he sees state capital Amravati emerging as a world class global city in the not too distant future. Read Full Story

Andhra land pooling policy aimed at making farmers ultimate gainers: Chandrababu Naidu
Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) , July 12 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu has said that his government's new land pooling scheme is aimed at making the farmer the ultimate gainer, as farmers have voluntarily given up their land for infrastructure building in the bifurcated state. Read Full Story

Wrong to view terrorist activities on basis of religion: Owaisi on Amarnath terror attack
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 11 : All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday condemned the Amarnath terror attack and asserted that it will be wrong to view any terrorist activity on the basis of religion. Read Full Story

Major General N Srinivas Rao takes over charge as GOC of Telangana, TASA
Secunderabad (Telangana) , July 10 : Major General N Srinivas Rao has taken over as the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of Telangana and Andhra Sub Area (TASA). Read Full Story

Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi addresses awareness programme on GST in Hyderabad
Hyderabad, July 9: The Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) and Parliamentary Affairs Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said here that Goods and Services Tax (GST) is a "revolutionary step" taken in the interest of common people and small traders and it will a game changer for Indian economy. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Three-year-old terrifies parents, doctors by crying tears of blood
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 08 : A three-year-old girl has left her parents and doctors terrified and puzzled with a mysterious condition that causes her to cry tears of blood. Read Full Story

Hyderabad crying out for more shelter homes
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 7 : The city of Hyderabad is crying out for more shelter homes for the homeless. Read Full Story

Cow vigilantes emboldened by BJP, Sangh Parivaar: Owaisi
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 04 : With yet another incident of lynching surfaced in the name of cow vigilantism in Assam, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Akbaruddin Owaisi on Tuesday said the cow vigilantes are being emboldened by the local Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government, adding that such incidents would continue to grow till they are backed by the saffron party and the Sangh Parivaar. Read Full Story

TRS, TDP, YSR Congress extend support to Kovind
Hyderabad (Telangana) July 04 : The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday got support of the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS), Telugu Desam Party (TDP), and YSR Congress Party (Yuvajana Shramika Rythu Congress Party). Read Full Story

Newborn declared dead by Warangal hospital found alive before funeral
Warangal (Telangana) , July 3 : In a shocking case of negligence, a newborn who was declared dead by MGM Hospital doctors in Telangana's Warangal district on Sunday, was found to be alive before the funeral. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: 12-year-old boy takes upon himself to fill potholes
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 2 : 'Change begins with you', a 12-year-old- from Telangana's Hyderabad has proved this true. Read Full Story

Hyderabad's RK Puram Lake spills toxic foam
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 27 : The Rama Krishna Puram (RK Puram) Lake canal in Hyderabad overflowed with toxic foam on Tuesday morning spewing the foam in the surrounding areas. Read Full Story

Chandrababu Naidu congratulates Kidambi Srikanth for winning Australian Open
Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh) , June 25 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday congratulated Kidambi Srikanth for winning the Australian Open, stating that it is a moment of pride for India. Read Full Story

T'wood actor Ravi Teja's brother B Bharath Raj dies in road accident
Telangana , June 25 : Tollywood actor Ravi Teja's brother B Bharath Raj died in a road accident after his car hit a parked lorry in outer ring road, Hyderabad, Saturday night. Read Full Story

Telangana: 18-month-old who fell in borewell dies
Vikarabad (Telangana) , June 25 : The mortal remains of the 18-month-old girl, who fell into an open borewell in Vikarabad a few days back, were found at 245 feet on Sunday. Read Full Story

Chandrababu Naidu inaugurates 30.5 meter tricolour at Tirupati Airport
Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh) , June 24 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu hoisted a 30.5 meter national flag at Tirupati Airport this week. Read Full Story

Hyderabad Police arrests 22-yr-old ISIS sympathizer
Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh) , June 23 : A 22 year-old was arrested by the Hyderabad Police on Friday on the suspect of being an ISIS sympathiser and attempting to carry out subversive activities in the country. Read Full Story

Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 23 : The Hyderabad branch of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a supplementary charge sheet before the NIA Special Court against one of the accused namely Mohammed Irfan for his alleged role in the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terror conspiracy module. Read Full Story

Visakhapatnam: ACB raids Health Department Chief Engineer, Medical College Professor
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) , June 23 : The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Friday conducted raids on Public Health Department Chief Engineer, Paamu Rangarao and Andhra Medical College Professor, Vijay Kumar here. Read Full Story

Chandrababu Naidu 'purchasing' votes: CPI
Vijaywada (Andhra Pradesh) , June 23 : Communist Party of India (CPI) state secretary K Ramakrishna slammed Andhra Pradesh (AP) Chief Minister (CM) N Chandrababu Naidu for allegedly purchasing votes during elections. Read Full Story

Telangana: 18-month-old girl falls into borewell, rescue ops underway
Vikarabad (Telangana) , June 23 : In a tragic incident, an 18-month-old girl accidentally fell into a 40-feet deep open borewell in Ikkareddiguda village of Telangana's Vikarabad. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Cricket betting rackets busted, two held
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 22 : The Central Zone task force held two persons and seized Rs. 7 crore demonetised currency notes on Thursday. Read Full Story

Telangana: Official liquidator arrested in fraud case
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 21 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) and Hyderabad Police have arrested an official liquidator for his complicity in a fraud case relating to transfer of official liquidator funds to United Bank of India (UBI) of Khammam branch and fraudulent withdrawal thereon. Read Full Story

Telangana CM holds sheep distribution programme for welfare of Yadav community
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 21 : A sheep distribution programme was held by Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao at Gajwel town here. Read Full Story

CCTVs installed in Hyderabad shops to keep crime at bay
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 21 : In a bid to enhance security and safety, the shopkeepers in the commercial area of Hyderabad's Secunderabad have installed CCTVs due to which crime has decreased by 37 percent in the city as compared to last year. Read Full Story

Telangana's little sailors get into armed forces
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 21 : India is a basket full of young talents which is proven everyday by stories from all over the nation. Read Full Story

Telangana: Man running orphanage held for raping minor
Malkajgiri (Telangana) June 20 : Sunith Kumar, 55, Secretary of an orphan house on Tuesday was booked for allegedly raping a minor girl repeatedly at its premises. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Body of new born girl child found in poly bag
Hyderabad (Telangana), June 20 : The body of a new born girl child was found in a polythene bag in Hyderabad's Bahadurpura. Read Full Story

Anil Kumble steps down as India coach, says 'doesn't want to continue'
New Delhi , June 20 : Former leg-spinner Anil Kumble on Tuesday stepped down from the post of India head coach. Read Full Story

Telangana: Little sailors make India proud
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 20 : Six sailors from Telangana have been recruited into the Naval and Armed forces, while still pursuing their schooling. Read Full Story

TRS happy with NDA's decision on presidential nominee
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 20 : The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) has appreciated the National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) decision to choose Bihar Governor Ramnath Kovind as the Presidential nominee and said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has chosen a patriot who has always wished good for the nation. Read Full Story

Telangana CM Rao extends support to NDA's Presidential candidate
New Delhi , June 19 : Telangana Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samithi chief K. Chandrashekhar Rai has extended his support to the National Democratic Alliance's Presidential nominee Ramnath Kovind after speaking to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Read Full Story

ACB conducts raids at Gajuwaka sub-registrar's places
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) , June 19 : The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Monday conducted raids at various places belonging to Gajuwaka sub-registrar D. Venkayya. Read Full Story

Telangana CM lays foundation stone of complex for Muslim orphan children
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 18 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao on Sunday laid the foundation stone of Anees-ul-Gurbha Complex at Nampally here, which is aimed at providing education and shelter to Muslim orphan children. Read Full Story

Telangana: Army Chief Rawat attends Passing Out Parade ceremony at Air Force Academy
Dundigal (Telangana) , June 17 : Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday inspected the guard of honour at the Passing Out Parade ceremony held at Air Force Academy here to mark the completion of pre-commissioning training of the Flight Cadets belonging to various branches. Read Full Story

Now, six airlines bar TDP MP Reddy from flying
New Delhi , June 16 : Spicejet, GoAir, Jet Airways and Vistara airlines on Friday joined Indigo and Air India to put Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP Diwakar Reddy under no fly list for his unruly behaviour with a staffer at the Vishakhapatnam airport. Read Full Story

Baahubali 2- the Conclusion completes record 50-day run in theatres
New Delhi , June 16, : Setting a new record, S.S. Rajamouli-directorial Baahubali 2- the Conclusion has completed 50-days in theatres. Read Full Story

Telangana: Centre accords clearance for Kaleshwaram project
Telangana , June 16, : The Central government, Ministry of Environment has accorded clearances for making use of 7920 acres of forest land as a part of Kaleshwaram project in Telangana Read Full Story

After IndiGo, Air India too bars TDP MP to travel in its flights
New Delhi , June 15 : Both IndiGo and Air India on Thursday barred Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP J.C. Diwakar Reddy to travel in their flights, who had created ruckus earlier in the day at Vizag Airport. Read Full Story

Ruckus created by TDS MP dangerous for Indian democratic values: Congress
New Delhi , June 15 : The Congress Party on Thursday said the ruckus created by TDS MP J.C. Diwakar Reddy at the Visakhapatnam airport indicates that the democratic value of the country is in danger. Read Full Story

TDP MP rebuffs ruckus charges, says he did not misbehave
New Delhi , June 15 : Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP J.C. Diwakar Reddy on Thursday rebuffed the charges of him creating ruckus at the Visakhapatnam airport and said he did not misbehave with any official of Indigo. Read Full Story

TDP leader creates ruckus at Visakhapatnam airport
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) , June 15 : Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP J.C. Diwakar Reddy on Thursday created a ruckus at the Visakhapatnam airport when the authorities did not issue a boarding pass to him. Read Full Story

Andhra CM criticised for posting abuse victim's photo online
Guntur (Andhra Pradesh) , June 15 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandra Babu Naidu landed in controversy, after he posted a picture with a rescued victim of alleged sexual abuse and her family online through his social media account, thus violating the law which prohibits the identification of a minor victim. Read Full Story

Chained and naked, mentally disabled woman all set to go home after ten years
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 14 : A mentally disabled woman who was found chained and naked at Hyderabad's Aram Ghar rehabilitation centre earlier in the week, is now all set to go home after 10 years. Read Full Story

Telangana: Sub-inspector commits suicide using his service revolver
Siddipet (Telangana) , June 14 : A Sub-inspector named Prabhakar Reddy committed suicide this afternoon in his quarters with his service revolver. Read Full Story

Telangana Governor inaugurates govt. school
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 14 : Telangana Governor E.S.L Narasimhan inaugurated a government high school near his official residence. Read Full Story

Building in Telangana catches fire, 30 trapped
Hyderabad , June 14 : At least 30 persons are said to be trapped in a building that caught fire on Wednesday morning. Read Full Story

Telangana Govt. helps 'tortured' abuse victim stand on her feet again
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 14 : The 19-year old girl who was rescued from the clutches of her abusive stepmother, is now fully healed and is pursuing a career in nursing, with the help of the state government Read Full Story

Telangana releases Rs. 5,755 crore for farming sector
Hyderabad (Telangana) , June 13 : Telangana Agriculture Minister Pocharam Srinivas Rao on Tuesday said Rs. 5,755 crore have been released for the farming sector for 2017-18 and Rs. 4,000 crore for loan waving alone. Read Full Story

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