Hyderabad, April 27 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday said Telangana is leading all the states in the country in welfare schemes for poor and weaker sections.
Hyderabad, April 27 : An American working for a Christian mission in Andhra Pradesh and a student were missing in earthquake-hit Nepal.
Hyderabad, Apr 27 : K Vijay, a 25-year-old Telugu actor has died in the Nepal earthquake while Neelima, a software engineer on an expedition to Mount Everest remains missing in the avalanche triggered by Saturday's calamity.
Hyderabad, April 27 : The Hyderabad High Court on Monday directed the Telangana government to hold elections for the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) by December 15.
Hyderabad, April 27 : A young Telugu film actor died in the Nepal earthquake.
Chennai, April 27 : Actor-producer Akkineni Nagarjuna is so impressed with Telugu film "Dohchay" that he has asked its director Sudheer Varma to pen a script for him.
Hyderabad, April 26 : Andhra Pradesh Police on Sunday arrested Telugu actress Neetu Agarwal in connection with the smuggling of red sanders in the state.
Hyderabad, April 26 : After spending 34 hours perched on a mobile phone tower to protest the central government's decision not to accord special category status to Andhra Pradesh, a youth finally climbed down on Sunday.
Hyderabad, April 26 : Delhi Metro Rail Corporation's (DMRC) principal advisor E. Sreedharan on Sunday presented the detailed project report (DPR) on Vijayawada Metro to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu.
Hyderabad, April 26 : At least 47 tourists and pilgrims from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, who were visiting Nepal when it was struck by an earthquake, have returned home, officials said on Sunday.
New Delhi, Apr. 26 : The Union Minister of State for Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation, Mahesh Sharma, visited the Indian Institute of Travel & Tourism in Nellore in Andhra Pradesh and announced a sum of Rs 50 crore for the development of tourism in Nellore over the next five years.
Hyderabad, April 25 : The Andhra Pradesh government on Saturday opened control rooms to provide information about Telugu people stranded in quake-hit Nepal.
Hyderabad, April 25 : The Telangana government is making efforts to bring back 28 tourists from the state stranded in earthquake-hit Nepal.
Hyderabad, April 25 : Tremors were felt on Saturday in parts of Andhra Pradesh, officials said.
By Haricharan Pudipeddi : Film - "Dohchay"; Cast - Naga Chaitanya, Kriti Sanon, Pooja Ramachandran, Posani Krishna Murali, Brahmanandam, Saptagiri and Ravi Babu; Director - Sudheer Varma; Rating - **1/2
Hyderabad, April 25 : Hundreds bid tearful adieu to India's ace mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who was buried in his native village in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday.
Hyderabad, April 24 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Friday vowed to turn the newly-created Telangana into a golden state by implementing more welfare and development schemes in four years.
By Veturi Srivatsa: The technical committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) meets at the end of each season to hear out coaches and captains of Ranji Trophy teams on the ills of domestic cricket. A lot of noise is made on scheduling of matches, quality of pitches and balls and the standard of umpiring.
Hyderabad, April 24 : The body of top Indian mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who died while scaling a mountain between Argentina and Chile, was brought home on Friday.
Hyderabad, April 24 : A six-year-old boy died here while playing cricket after he was hit on the chest by a powerful shot.
Hyderabad, April 24 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao was re-elected unopposed as the president of Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS).
Hyderabad, April 24 : More than 35,000 cadres of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) are attending the party's plenary, which began here on Friday morning amid fanfare.
Chennai, April 24 : Actor Nara Rohit is set to reprise Sivakarthikeyan's role in the yet untitled Telugu remake of Tamil blockbuster "Maan Karate".
Chennai, April 24 : Actor Allu Arjun, who is currently basking in the success of Telugu hit "Son of Satyamurthy", will next team up with director Boyapati Srinu for a yet untitled project in the language.
Kurnool (Hyderabad), April 24 : Budding Telugu actress Neetu Agarwal, who has worked in the movie "Prema Prayanam", has been booked in the red sanders case after police found out that money was transferred from her bank account to a red sanders smuggler.
By Arun Kumar, Washington, April 24 : An Indian computer science PhD student from Hyderabad underwent brain surgery to find what she jokingly called her "evil twin sister who's been torturing me for the past 26 years" Doctors who performed brain surgery on Yamini Karanam, 26, in Los Angeles were shocked to find that instead of a tumour, she had an embryonic twin in her head, according to NBC.
Kolkata, April 23 : Slamming Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao over the killing of five undertrials in a "staged police shootout", city rights groups on Thursday demanded a judicial probe into the incident.
Hyderabad, April 23 : The National Human Rights Commission on Thursday decided to send its team for an on-the-spot investigation into the killings of 20 woodcutters by police in Andhra Pradesh.
Hyderabad, April 23 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Thursday decided to send its team for an on-the-spot investigation into the killing of 20 woodcutters by police in Andhra Pradesh.
Hyderabad, April 23 : A businessman here was arrested on Thursday on charges of strangling his wife, a former air hostess, after she allegedly refused to serve him food.
Hyderabad, April 23 : Andhra Pradesh and Telangana police on Thursday submitted reports on the killings of 20 woodcutters in Chittor and five undertrial prisoners respectively to the NHRC.
Visakhapatnam, Apr. 23 : Hundreds of people gathered to celebrate 'Earth Day' in Visakhapatnam city in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday by participating in a walk and pledging to protect the environment.
Chennai, April 23 : Veteran writer K.V. Vijayendra Prasad, who is popular for his work in Telugu films such as "Magadheera", "Vikramarkudu" and upcoming "Baahubali", will be wielding the megaphone for a yet-untitled project to be made in Kannada, Tamil and Telugu.
Chennai, April 23 : Actor-producer Nandamuri Kalyan Ram will produce his uncle Nandamuri Balakrishna's 100th Telugu film, which is tentatively titled "Dictator" and will be helmed by Boyapati Srinu.
Hyderabad, April 22 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Wednesday assured all help from the government to revive Kamalapuram unit of Ballarpur Industries Limited (BILT), which was shut down a year ago.
Hyderabad, April 22 : Japan's Yokohama City Council has come forward to collaborate with Andhra Pradesh in making Kakinada a smart city.
Kolkata, April 22 : Schools in Kolkata and Hyderabad showed the maximum willingness to document urban biodiversity and developed a strong database of the changing trends using mobile apps for climate change, it was announced here on Wednesday.
New Delhi, April 22 : Actor-politician Manchu Mohan Babu, along with his family, visited Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Parliament House here on Tuesday to invite him for the wedding of his second son Manchu Manoj.
Chennai, April 22 : Director Sudheer Varma, who is awaiting the release of Telugu con-comedy "Dohchay" on Friday, says he had the project in mind even before he made his first film "Swamy Ra Ra".
Chennai, Apr. 22 : A seven-member fact-finding team that was probing the recent encounter between Andhra Pradesh Police and alleged red sanders smugglers, has declared it as fake, and demanded a fair inquiry by two government-appointed commissions.
Chennai, April 21 : Debutant director Siva Ganesh says forthcoming Telugu crime-comedy "Kai Raja Kai" will be a different film from Maruthi Talkies banner, mostly known for making romantic and adult comedies.
Hyderabad, April 21 : Actor-politician Pawan Kalyan on Monday spent quality time with his young fan Srija and expressed his happiness over her successful recovery from illness.
New Delhi, Apr. 20 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday wished Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on the latter's birthday.
Hyderabad, April 20 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu who turned 65.
Chennai, April 20 : Actor Naga Chaitanya says the forthcoming con thriller "Dohchay", which releases in theatres on Friday, is a step towards new age cinema -- the kind Telugu audience hasn't experienced before.
Hyderabad, April 18 : The body of top Indian mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who died while scaling a mountain between Argentina and Chile, will reach Chennai by Monday, officials said on Saturday.
Chennai, April 18 : Actress Sri Divya, who has mostly featured in simple, girl-next-door roles in her career in southern cinema so far, says she doesn't mind the tag as it suits her personality.
Visakhapatnam, April 17 : The Communist Party of India-Marxist has demanded that the central government immediately abandon any move to withdraw the special category status to the northeastern states and repeal Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA).
Hyderabad, April 17 : The body of Malli Mastan Babu, India's top mountaineer who died while scaling a mountain between Argentina and Chile, will be brought home in a couple of days, union minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said.
Hyderabad, April 17 : Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday appealed to the opposition parties to support the land acquisition bill and other important legislations to be taken up during the second half of the budget session of parliament, beginning next week.
Visakhapatnam, April 17 : Supporting the ongoing struggle for net neutrality, the Communist Party of India-Marxist has opposed the efforts of telecom companies to violate it.
Hyderabad, April 17 : A man stabbed to death a youth who attacked his daughter and two other family members in this Telangana capital's suburb on Friday, police said.
Hyderabad, Apr 16 : An outbreak of avian influenza, popularly known as Bird Flu has been reported from the Rangareddy district of Telengana.
Hyderabad, April 16 : Taking another step to make Hyderabad the first WiFi enabled city in the country, the Telangana government on Thursday rolled out WiFi service on pilot basis around Hussain Sagar lake in the heart of the city.
Hyderabad, April 16 : The Hyderabad High Court on Thursday directed the Telangana government to file counter affidavit on a petition filed in connection with the killing of five undertrials by police on April 7.
Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh), Apr. 16 : Activists of a pro-Tamil group, Dravidar Viduthalai Katchi, took to the streets in Chennai on Thursday to protest against the alleged encounter of 20 suspected sandalwood smugglers.
Hyderabad, April 16 : The Hyderabad High Court on Thursday ordered a fresh autopsy on the body of one of the 20 woodcutters killed by Andhra Pradesh Police on April 7.
Hyderabad, April 15 : The father of one of the five undertrial prisoners gunned down last week by police in Telangana has approached the high court, seeking a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into his killing.
Hyderabad, April 15 : Central ministers M. Venkaiah Naidu, M. Kundaria, and Bandaru Dattatreya on Wednesday visited parts of Telangana affected by unseasonal rains during last few days.
Hyderabad, Apr. 15 : The Andhra Pradesh Court on Wednesday has registered case under Section 302 IPC in the controversial killing of 20 alleged smugglers in the forests of Chittoor earlier this week.