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Dollar Seshadri. (Express Photo)
Charges against Tirumala Temple bokkasam clerk 'Dollar Seshadri' dropped

The state government on Friday dropped charges of misappropriation of 300 coins against former Tirumala Temple bokkasam clerk P Seshadri alias Dollar Seshadri.

19 Aug 2017

TDP, YSRC take their fight to EC, accuse each other of breaching election code
 

Both the TDP and the YSRC on Friday lodged complaints against each other with the Election Commission. 

19 Aug 2017

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10 years later, still no justice for Vakapalli tribal women in Vishakapatnam gang-raped by greyhounds

Eleven women from the Vakapalli tribal group in Visakhapatnam agency region who were allegedly gang-raped by greyhounds in 2007 are still fighting for justice. 

19 Aug 2017

High court upholds life term of 2 in murder case

Noting that the prosecution has proved the guilt of the appellants-accused beyond all reasonable doubts for the offence under Section 302 IPC (punishment for murder), a division bench

19 Aug 2017

Somu Veerraju.
Somu Veerraju set to head BJP's Andhra Pradesh state unit? 

BJP circles are abuzz with speculation that MLC Somu Veerraju will be made president of the party state unit sooner than later.

19 Aug 2017

At 19, Andhra among least corrupt states in country

Corruption reduced to a great extent in the State, which stood at the 19th place in a survey conducted by NCRIA.

19 Aug 2017

N Chandrababu Naidu . (Photo | Sayantan Ghosh)
GST blues stall Andhra government's farm loan plan  

The State government, which deposits one instalment a year as debt redemption for farmers, was planning to dole out three instalments this year.

19 Aug 2017

Andhra Pradesh CM N. Chandrababu Naidu | File Photo
Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu in Nandyal today, campaign reaches fever pitch

Mercury in political barometer is shooting up with each passing day as the campaign for Nandyal by-election reaches fever pitch with the Chief Minister's two-day campaign.

19 Aug 2017

AP CM Chandrababu Naidu
Parliamentary panel visits Andhra, heaps praise on CM Chandrababu Naidu’s work

Says CM’s vision for water conservation, management is a role model for nation

19 Aug 2017

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu (File|PTI)
Polavaram project: Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu meets Parliamentary standing committee at Amaravati

The Chief Minister explained about the construction progress of the Polavaram project to the committee members.

18 Aug 2017

HC stays demolition of houses at Poranki

In a setback to AP government, the Hyderabad High Court on Thursday granted stay on dispossession and demolition of houses and structures at Poranki village in Krishna district for widening of Nationa

18 Aug 2017

Woman goes missing, suicide note found in Guntur

A woman went missing after leaving a suicide note at home in Sattenapalli on Wednesday.  

18 Aug 2017

Taking cue from Vijayawada, GMC initiates wall-art campaign to make city poster-free

 In a bid to keep the environment clean, the State government has instructed municipalities and corporations to make cities and towns poster-free.

18 Aug 2017

Serial killer who bludgeoned 3 with hammer to be hanged

The Fourth Additional District and Sessions Court on Thursday sentenced serial killer Kukkapalli Venkateswarlu to death.

18 Aug 2017

HC green signal for Kakinada municipal elections

In a breather to the government and the state Election Commission, the Hyderabad High Court on Thursday refused to postpone or cancel the election to the Kakinada Municipal Corporation.

18 Aug 2017

YSRC president Y S Jajan Mohan Reddy speaking at Manchineella Bavi centre in Nandyal on Th`ress photo
AP CM Chandrababu Naidu fears violence in Nandyal

Naidu told party cadre that though YSRC chief Jagan Mohan Reddy “uses intemperate and abusive” language, the yellow party must “not stoop that level” during its campaign.

18 Aug 2017

HC stays NEET counseling for super specialty medical courses in Telangana and Andhra

In a significant development, a division bench of the Hyderabad High Court on Thursday stayed the counseling of NEET for admission into super specialty courses in medicine i.e.

18 Aug 2017

RERA: 18 days later, still no regulatory body in Telangana

As per the Central government’s directive, the rules for RERA Act should be framed, the Authority and the Tribunal should be constituted by July 31.

18 Aug 2017

G Yeshwant Mahendra Kumar (Express photo)
Andhra Pradesh: Medical student ends life in Anantapur

G Yeshwant Mahendra Kumar, in a suicide note stated that no one was responsible for his death, and wrote that since he was unable to face the world, he was signing off. 

17 Aug 2017

Official issued land papers of 9 acres to the driver, his uncle: Visakhapatnam land scam

The Special Investigation Team probing the Vizag land scam is all set to expedite its investigation with multi-dimensional investigation methods.

17 Aug 2017

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu (File|PTI)
Bring down crime rate in State to zero with effective policing: CM Chandrababu Naidu

The State government is ready to provide all facilities to the Police Department, but it should work hard to ensure law and order, says Chief Minister.

17 Aug 2017