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Devotee offers Rs 8.36 crore worth golden garland to shrine in Andhra Pradesh

The jumbo garland, weighing about 28 kg, contained as many as 1008 golden coins carrying 1008 holy names of Lord Venkateswara.

2 hours ago

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu (File|PTI)
TDP retains old politburo team, two new faces join

TDP retaining the same old team headed by Chandrababu Naidu and bringing just two new faces into the 17-member politburo.

6 hours ago

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Physically challenged farmer commits suicide in Andhra Pradesh after losing crop

P Narayana Rao killed himself by consuming pesticide yesterday at his agriculture field, as he was distraught over crop loss.

12 hours ago

Strategic Partnership Forum delegation meets Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu at the Secretariat in Velagapudi on Friday | Express
US team meets CM Chandrabu Naidu, Amway proposes organic farm in AP 

Chief Minister N Chandrabu Naidu has expressed keen interest in partnering with US-based firms to make AP a horticultural hub, a global destination and a technologically equipped state.

23 Sep 2017

Essel group to hold talks in Guntur on Agri Gold takeover

HC directs Subhash Chandra Foundation to hold consultation with AP ADGP at CID headquarters from Sept 25 to 27 

23 Sep 2017

CBI court adjourns hearing in DA case 

The Special CBI Court in Hyderabad on Friday adjourned the hearing of the discharge petitions filed in the disproportionate assets case of YSR Congress president Jagan Mohan Reddy to October 6.

23 Sep 2017

Andhra Pradesh state government to expedite irrigation projects

In order to complete all the irrigation projects it has taken up expeditiously, the State government is likely to borrow heavily from banks.

22 Sep 2017

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Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation identifies 75 accident-prone zones in East Godavari

As many as 79 accidents involving RTC buses have, so far, occurred in the district this year. Out of the total, 33 mishaps took place on highways, 25 in rural areas and 21 on other roads. 

22 Sep 2017

Tirumala is getting ready for Brahmotsavams and the signs are visible miles from the foothills. Arches and cut-outs, which glitter in the night,
Lakhs to throng Tirumala to witness fete

Thousands gather on the hill to see the grand processions of the deity looking resplendent in gorgeous attire and accessories on various mounts.

22 Sep 2017

Andhra Pradesh to set up industrial corridor in Sri Lanka, MoU soon

The Andhra Pradesh government is contemplating to develop an industrial corridor in Sri Lanka. 

22 Sep 2017

J C Diwakar Reddy, MP 
Resignation threat of MP J C Diwakar Reddy yields water to ‘home’ reservoir  

Oral orders were issued to the Irrigation department officials in the district to release water to Chagallu Reservoir. 

22 Sep 2017

HC adjourns case as earlier bidder moves SC

A division bench of the High Court on Thursday adjourned the case hearing on Sadavarti Satram lands to October 3 in view of a related issue coming up for hearing before the Supreme Court on Friday.

22 Sep 2017

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu (File|PTI)
CM Chandrababu Naidu slams HRD minister, officials for slow pace 

The chief minister found fault with education department for not implementing biometric attendance system in schools ina time-bound manner.

22 Sep 2017

Rs 250 crore NREGA wages remain unpaid for Telangana, Centre doles out only Rs132 crore

A whopping Rs 250 crore is the wages due and unpaid under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act scheme in Telangana for the last two months.

22 Sep 2017

2nd mishap in Kaleshwaram claims one more labourer

Another mishap in Kaleshwaram works claimed the life of a labourer on Thursday. This time the mishap took place in Peddapalli district.

22 Sep 2017

P Muralidhara Rao at a press meet in Visakhapatnam on Thursday | Express
Saffron party sets sights on 130 weak seats across nation

Telugu Desam not an obstacle for Bharatiya Janata Party in AP, says Muralidhar Rao

22 Sep 2017

TDP MP J C Diwakar Reddy. | File Photo
I have failed: Andhra Pradesh MP Diwakar Reddy of TDP to resign

Diwakar Reddy announced his resignation as he has failed to bring water to Tadipatri in Anantapur.

21 Sep 2017

Syndicate Bank ATM robbed in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool district

The incident came to light when some people went to the ATM to withdraw money and saw that it had been forced open using gas cutters.

21 Sep 2017

Workers hired by Excise officials destroy ganja farms in interior areas of Paderu mandal in Visakhapatnam agency on Wednesday | Express
Minors team up with ganja mafia for school fees

Nestled in the dense forests 50 km away from the Paderu mandal headquarters are several tribal hamlets. 

21 Sep 2017

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam
Facial recognition CCTVs at Tirumala temple to reinforce security

Days after Apple released iPhone X with facial recognition technology, Tirumala to have CCTV cameras with the feature to reinforce security at the shrine.

21 Sep 2017

Bus bays prove to be traffic bottlenecks

The bus bays set up to regulate traffic in the city have proved to be major bottlenecks at some places obstructing the smooth movement of vehicles. 

21 Sep 2017