Andhra Pradesh News

Visakhapatnam: Woman burnt to death after spurning marriage offer
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Aug. 19 : A 21-year-old female student has been burnt to death in Visakhapatnam district for refusing a marriage proposal. Read Full Story

Visakhapatnam: Man commits suicide after burning woman to death
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Aug. 19 : A 21-year-old female student was burnt to death in Visakhapatnam district by a man, who later committed suicide by jumping in front of a train. Read Full Story

Chandrababu Naidu hits back at YSRCP chief Reddy over 'gunning down' remark
Nandyal (Andhra Pradesh) , August 19 : As the political gauge is shooting up with each passing day for the upcoming by-elections in Andhra Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday lashed out at the YSR Congress Party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy over his statement that "it won't be wrong if he is gunned down on the streets." Read Full Story

Polavaram Irrigation Project: Parliamentary standing committee expresses satisfaction over progress
Polavaram (Andhra Pradesh) , August 19 : The members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Water Resources in Andhra Pradesh made a whirlwind tour of the Polavaram Irrigation Project and expressed satisfaction over its progress. Read Full Story

Tutor arrested for raping minor girl in Hyderabad
Hyderabad (Telangana) Aug 19 : A tutor has been arrested for allegedly kidnapping and raping a 16-year-old minor girl here. Read Full Story

Roving Surgical Robot to Tour 4 Key Andhra Pradesh Cities
Visakhapatnam, Aug 18: A da Vinci Surgical Robot mounted on vehicle to Tour 4 Key Andhra Pradesh Cities. Read Full Story

Delhi girl raped in Hyderabad's Banjara Hills area
Hyderabad (Telangana) , August 18 : A 20-year-old woman from Delhi was allegedly raped in a guest house in Hyderabad's Banjara Hills area. Read Full Story

Polavaram project: CM Naidu meets Parliamentary standing committee at Amravati
Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) , August 18 : The Parliamentary standing committee on water resources on Friday met Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu at Amravati. Read Full Story

Andhra: Chinese brand mobile phone burst into flames in man's pocket
East Godavari (Andhra Pradesh) , August 17 : A man, named Surya Kiran, was injured here, after his mobile phone burst into flames in his pocket. Read Full Story

Actor-politician Nandamuri Balakrishna slaps fan during campaign
Karnool (Andhra Pradesh) , August 17 : Actor and Hindupur Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MLA Balakrishna slapped a fan who was attempting to click a selfie, on Wednesday night. Read Full Story

After Bengaluru's Bellandur lake, pollution in Musi river in Hyderabad becomes cause of worry
Hyderabad (Telangana) , August 17 : The residents putting up close to the Musi river in Hyderabad have started complaining of foul smell and pollution, due to the spillage of sewage waste and chemical mixture in the area. Read Full Story

Indian woman faces sexual harassment in Riyadh, sister seeks Sushma Swaraj's help
Hyderabad (Telangana) , August 17 : The family of a woman, hailing from Hyderabad, who allegedly faced mental and sexual harassment from her employer in Saudi Arabia's Riyadh, has sought the help of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. Read Full Story

Telangana MP Kavitha assures arrest of ABVP workers on Owaisi plea
Telangana , August 17 : Daughter of Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao, Kavitha Kalvakuntla on Wednesday assured arrest of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarathi Parishad (ABVP) workers for allegedly assaulting a college principal. Read Full Story

YSR Congress leader Gangula Pratap Reddy joins TDP
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) , Aug 17 : In a major jolt to Andhra Pradesh's opposition party YSR Congress Party, ex-MP Gangula Pratap Reddy joined ruling Telugu Desam Party on Wednesday. Read Full Story

Cabinet approves creation of four key posts for NIT in Andhra Pradesh
New Delhi , Aug.16 : The Union Cabinet has given its approval for the creation of one post of director with basic pay of Rs. 75,000/- + a special allowance of Rs,5000/- and three non-teaching posts (Registrar, Librarian and Principal Students Activity and Sports (SAS) Officer) with Grade Pay of Rs.10,000/- for National institute of Technology (NIT), Andhra Pradesh. Read Full Story

Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu lays foundation stone for Kings College Hospital
Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) , August 16 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday laid the foundation stone for Kings College Hospital by Indo U.K. Institute of Health at a programme held in Vijayawada. Read Full Story

Guntur boy falls into borewell: NDRF rescues two-year-old after 12 hours
Guntur (Andhra Pradesh) , August 16 : The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) on Wednesday rescued the two-year-old boy, in Guntur's Vinukonda, 12 hours after he fell into a borewell. Read Full Story

Andhra Pradesh: Toddler falls into borewell, rescue ops underway
Guntur (Andhra Pradesh) Aug 15 : A two-year-old boy, Chandrasekhar fell into a borewell in Guntur's Vinukonda town on Tuesday and efforts are being made to rescue him. Read Full Story

CM Chandrababu Naidu assures backward reservation to 'Kapu' community
Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) , Aug 14 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu had a meeting with the people belonging to Kapu caste, and assured that he would work faster on getting backward (BC) reservation to their community. Read Full Story

Chandrababu Naidu's unique initiative to reach out to Andhraites in Delhi
New Delhi , August 13 : The Office of the Resident Commissioner of Andhra Pradesh at the Andhra Bhawan in New Delhi has launched a unique intiative to reach out to the people of the state putting up in Delhi/NCR. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Man lands in Qatar jail for carrying agent's parcel
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Aug. 13 : A man from Hyderabad has been jailed at Doha in Qatar for allegedly carrying drugs. Read Full Story

Ten persons acquitted by Hyderabad court after twelve-year imprisonment
Hyderabad (Telangana) , August 12 : Ten persons, who completed twelve years of imprisonment over bomb blast allegations, were acquitted by a Hyderabad court after their innocence was proved before the law. Read Full Story

Telangana CM instructs officials to prepare 10-year action plan for Hyderabad
Hyderabad (Telangana) , August 12 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao on Saturday instructed his officials to prepare a ten-year action plan for Hyderabad and to start the initiative immediately. Read Full Story

NHRC issues notice to DGP, Telangana Govt. over illegal detention, torture of villagers
New Delhi , August 11 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), on the basis of a complaint and media reports, has issued a notice to the Director General of Police, Government of Telengana over allegations of illegal detention and torture of persons belonging to the Scheduled Caste and other backward communities from Nerela village in Siricilla Rajanna District of the state. Read Full Story

Hyderabad promoting eco friendly Ganesh idols
Hyderabad (Telangana) August 10 : : To promote eco-friendly festival, clay Ganesh Idols are being made by few Hyderabadi deity makers. Read Full Story

Hyderabad bomb blast 2005: Nampally court acquits all 10 accused
Hyderabad (Telangana) August 10 (AN): Hyderabad's Nampally court on Thursday acquitted all 10 accused in the 2005 Hyderabad bomb blast case. Read Full Story

Foundation laid for Andhra's first FDI project
Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) , August 10 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday laid the foundation stone of the first Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) project in Andhra Pradesh. Read Full Story

Jaganmohan should introspect before criticising CM: AP minister
New Delhi , August 10 : Andhra Pradesh Minister Nara Lokesh on Thursday condemned the remark made by Yuvajana Shramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) leader Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy and advised the latter to introspect before criticising others. Read Full Story

Telangana CM lays foundation stone for development work in Medchal
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Aug. 9 : Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao on Wednesday visited Shameerpet Mandal of Medchal district and laid foundation stone for development works. Read Full Story

Polavaram project will change the economic scenario of Andhra: Chandrababu Naidu
Polavaram (Andhra Pradesh) , Aug 7 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Monday said Polavaram project would change the economic scenario of the state. Read Full Story

TDP for suspect sheet against 'habitual offender' Jagan Reddy
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) , August 7 : Telugu Desam Party on Monday approached police and sought opening of Suspect Sheet against Yuvajana Shramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) President Jagan Mohan Reddy, on grounds of being a 'habitual offender'. Read Full Story

Rakshabandhan: K. Kavitha gifts helmet to brother KTR
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Aug 7 : Telangana's first woman Parliamentarian K. Kavitha on Monday celebrated Rakshabandhan by tying a rakhi and gifting a helmet to her brother KT Rama Rao, as a part of promotional campaign 'Gift a Helmet'. Read Full Story

Andhra CM shooting remark: Jaganmohan Reddy accused of 'provoking enmity'
Hyderabad (Telangana), August 6: Yuvajana Shramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) President Jaganmohan Reddy has been accused by the Andhra Pradesh Government and the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) of provoking enmity, through his latest remark on 'shooting Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu in the middle of the road'. Read Full Story

Telangana Govt. to wage legal battle against Centre on GST
Hyderabad (Telangana) , August 6 : Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao is all set to wage a legal battle against the Centre for taking unilateral decisions on the Goods and Service Tax (GST). Read Full Story

State EC orders probe against Jaganmohan Reddy for remark on Andhra CM
Guntur (Andhra Pradesh) August 5 : The State Election Commission on Saturday has ordered an enquiry against YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) chief Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy's inflammatory comment against Chief Minister Chandra Babu Naidu. Read Full Story

Hyderabadi man says he was wrongfully jailed in Saudi Arabia
Hyderabad [Telangana] August 5 : A Hyderabad resident who served jail term in Saudi Arabia on Saturday said he was implicated on fake charges. Read Full Story

Andhra: Five, including four Spanish nationals killed in accident
Madanpalli (Andhra Pradesh) , Aug 5 : At least five people including four Spanish nationals were killed in Andhra Pradesh's Madanpalli district after a container rammed into a tempo traveler on Saturday. Read Full Story

TDP registers complaint against Jaganmohan Reddy for shocker on Andhra CM
Guntur (Andhra Pradesh) August 4 : Telugu Desam Party (TDP) state coordinator secretary M. Subba Rao on Friday registered a complaint against Opposition party leader Jaganmohan Reddy, for 'using abusive words and provoking the public to shoot Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandra Babu Naidu in public'. Read Full Story

TDP condemns Jaganmohan Reddy for shocking remark on Andhra CM
New Delhi , August 4 : Appalled by the shocking statement by Yuvajana Shramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) leader Jaganmohan Reddy, that Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu should be shot in public, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has condemned him for the remark. Read Full Story

People like Andhra CM Naidu should be shot: YSRCP chief Jagan Reddy
Andhra Pradesh , August 4 : During his campaign at Nandyal, Yuvajana Shramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) leader Jagan Reddy spewed an absolute shocker when he said people like Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu should be shot in public. Read Full Story

Green Airports in Andhra Pradesh
New Delhi, Aug 3: The Government of India encourages development of green airports. In order to develop airports in Andhra Pradesh as green airports, AAI has commenced installation of 1MWp solar power plant at Tirupathi and Vijaywada Airports. Read Full Story

TRS MP Kavitha condemns attack on journalists in Hyderabad
Hyderabad (Telangana) August 3 : Condemning the manhandling of some journalists in Hyderabad by assistant commissioner of police (ACP) Punjagatta, Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MP K. Kavitha on Thursday said that the party has initiated different welfare schemes for the journalists, adding she will demand a report in the issue. Read Full Story

Andhra Pradesh MPs meet Venkaiah Naidu
New Delhi , August 03 : Members of Parliament from Andhra Pradesh on Thursday morning met NDA's (National Democratic Alliance ) vice presidential candidate Venkaiah Naidu here. Read Full Story

Congress no. 1 villain of Telangana: KCR
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Aug 3 : Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has termed the Congress Party as 'Number one villain of Telangana State'. Read Full Story

Chandrababu Naidu eyes cost effective mass transit systems in Andhra Pradesh
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) , August 3 : Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu had a review meeting with Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (CRDA) officials, discussing the cost effective mass transit systems. Read Full Story

Vizag: One killed, 15 injured after tractor-trolley turns turtle
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) , Aug 02 : A person was killed and 15 others injured after a tractor-trolley, which was carrying 25 people, turned turtle in Visakhapatnam district on Wednesday. Read Full Story

Andhra CM chairs meeting over cost effective mass transit systems
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) , August 2 : Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu had a review meeting with Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (CRDA) officials, discussing the cost effective mass transit systems, on Wednesday. Read Full Story

Setting up of Spice Park in Telangana
New Delhi, August 2: Central Government has received proposal from the State Government of Telangana for establishing a Spice Park at Nizamabad for turmeric. It has been intimated to the State Government that the Spices Board would extend all technical support if land and funds for establishing the Spice park is provided by the State. Read Full Story

Assistance to Andhra Pradesh for Industrialisation
New Delhi, August 2: The primary responsibility of industrial development of backward areas rests with the State Governments. The Union Government supplements their efforts through various Schemes launched by it with a view to promote industrialization in industrially backward areas of the Country. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Two women molested in broad daylight by 6 goons
Cyberabad (Hyderabad) , Aug 1 : In a shocking incident, two women travelling in an auto in Cyberabad were openly molested by six people. Read Full Story

Sonia Gandhi appoints new AICC team for Telangana
New Delhi , Aug. 01: Congress President Sonia Gandhi has appointed a new All India Congress Committee (AICC) team to look after the party work in Telangana. Read Full Story

Now, bee attack grounds Alliance Air plane for 1 hour
Hyderabad , August 1 : Air India's subsidiary airlines Alliance Air faced pest control trouble last week. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: actor Ananda Krishna Nandu appears before SIT in drug case
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Aug 1 : Tollywood actor Ananda Krishna Nandu on Tuesday appeared before the Special Investigation Team (SIT) in drug racket case. Read Full Story

Telangana: Helmets for brothers this 'Raksha Bandhan'
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 30 : Nothing could be better than celebrating a festival with a social cause. This 'Raksha Bandhan', the sisters in Telangana will be gifting helmets to their brothers. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Senior citizens take initiative to repair roads
Hyderabad (Telangana) , July 30 : After losing all hopes of help from the officials, senior-citizens of Cantonment area in Hyderabad have taken the responsibility to fix the pothole-ridden roads onto their shoulders. Read Full Story

Kaif being trolled is sheer absurdity: Minorities Commission
Hyderabad [Andhra Pradesh], July 29 : A number of people have come out in support of former Indian cricketer Mohammad Kaif after he was brutally trolled on social media for playing chess with his son. Read Full Story

Hyderabad: Congress leader Mukesh Goud's son shot at
Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh) , July 28 : Congress leader Mukesh Goud's son Vikram Goud was shot at by unidentified assailant at his residence in Hyderabad's Banjara Hills in the wee hours of Friday. Read Full Story

World Optometry Congress to bring hope for visually impaired
New Delhi , July 24 : The world's visually impaired will be the subject of some serious discussion at the forthcoming second World Congress of Optometry in Hyderabad. Read Full Story

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

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