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Capital Haul: As Andhra Pradesh prepares to move into its new capital, we take a look at the costs

June 05, 2016 12:53 am

Exactly two years after it split, Andhra Pradesh has begun the process to move into its new capital.

Suresh Prabhu announces high-speed rail line Bengaluru-Amaravati

June 04, 2016 7:00 pm

Two special tourist trains would also be introduced in the state, one of which would be run by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), Suresh Prabhu said.

Chandrababu Naidu: Centre should complete division of AP govt institutions

June 03, 2016 4:04 pm

The Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister stated that the unresolved issue is causing problems with Telangana government.

Ram Madhav may be BJP's candidate from Andhra Pradesh

May 29, 2016 9:49 pm

In 2014, the TDP gave one seat to Sitharaman, Minister of State for Commerce, but the BJP this time chose to field her from neighbouring Karnataka.

Andhra Pradesh to introduce e-Office system in all districts

May 25, 2016 4:53 pm

Incidentally, a first-of-its-kind e-Cabinet system is already in place, enabling paperless meetings of the state Cabinet.

CM Naidu reviews situation as heavy rains lash Andhra Pradesh

May 19, 2016 2:17 pm

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday directed officials to take all steps to ensure that normal life is not affected.

Andhra Pradesh govt to give skill development training to 1 lakh youth

May 14, 2016 6:00 pm

Ravela Kishore Babu said that about 16 sectors including automobile, telecom, health, electronics, and other fields which have higher employment potential have been identified for the purpose.

Three Maoists, including two women, killed in Visakhapatnam; search ops on

May 05, 2016 10:29 am

Officials said that a routine patrol party of APSP detected the movement of Maoists suspected to be members of Galikonda Area Committee in the forest and asked them to surrender.

In a first, Andhra Pradesh set to have open defecation free urban spaces

April 30, 2016 9:58 pm

As against a target of construction of 1,94,336 individual household toilets in urban areas of AP, work has started in respect of 1,53,779 and construction of 1,04,732 toilets has already been completed, the release by Urban Development Ministry said.

Andhra Pradesh: Teenage girl gangraped, body found hanging from tree

April 19, 2016 12:13 am

The victim's body was found hanging from a tree on the outskirts of the village by her parents, police said.


Andhra Pradesh (SSC) Class 10th results 2016 declared on How to check BSEAP results

May 10, 2016 11:03 am

s many as 6,57,595 students appeared at 3,082 centres in the 13 districts of Andhra Pradesh

Modi lays foundation stone for Amaravati, says Andhra will lead an economic revolution

October 22, 2015 7:02 pm

Narendra Modi in Tirupati today laid the foundation stone of Shri Venkateswara Mobile and Electronics Manufacturing Hub, the country's first mobile manufacturing electronics cluster.

Stampede kills 25 pilgrims at Godavari Pushkaralu festival in Andhra Pradesh

July 14, 2015 3:34 pm

At least 25 people died and many injured in a stampede on the first day of the 12-day ‘Godavari Pushkaralu’ in Andhra Pradesh.


How safe children are in India: News in Numbers

June 18, 2020 2:44 pm

Crimes against children have increased by 14% in India from 2014 to 2016. Take a look in today’s News in Numbers.

Bogi festival kick starts in AP, Telegana

January 14, 2016 10:17 am

Hyderabad, Jan 14 (ANI): Bogi festival or Bhogi, the first day of the three-day Sankranti festival, is being celebrated in both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana from the early hours on Thursday. People returned to their respective native places to celebrate the festival with families. The harvesting festival is celebrated with much pomp in the coastal districts in Andhra Pradesh. Telangana Rashtra Samithi party leader Kalvakuntla Kavitha participated in the Bhogi fire celebration in the early hours at KBR Park in the city. She said that Bhogi is a three day festival and is celebrated by holding a campfire which signifies shedding ills in oneself.

Arun Jaitley inaugurates CII Partnership Summit 2016

January 10, 2016 1:20 pm

Vizag, Jan 10 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley inaugurated the CII Partnership Summit 2016 in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, on Sunday. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu was also present at the 22nd edition of CII Partnership Summit, which was organised to showcase investment opportunities in ‘Sunrise Andhra Pradesh’. Several MOUs are expected to be signed during the Summit.