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The APSRTC bus, which was trapped 10 feet under water, in the Paleru Vagu in Kurnool district after heavy rains on Saturday | Express
APSRTC bus falls in Paleru lake from bridge, all passengers escape unhurt

AN Andhra Pradesh Road Transportation Corporation (APRTC) bus, with 60 passengers on board, overturned into Paleru lake at Sanjamala on Saturday afternoon.

17 Sep 2017

6 months on, Uddanam victims still waiting for promised Ugadi gift

Despite the promise of the government to supply water purified by reverse osmosis (RO) plants to the victims of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in Uddanam region of Srikakulam district, the project remai

17 Sep 2017

MP Thota Narasimham and corporator M Sesha Kumari involved in a heated argument in Kakinada on Saturday | Express
Dissidence in TDP to the fore at Mayoral poll

Ending the nail-biting suspense, Sunkara Pavani has been elected Mayor of Kakinada Municipal Corporation (KMC) after the Telugu Desam Party cleared her name on Saturday afternoon.

17 Sep 2017

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Speeding lorry kills five Andhra Pradesh tourists at Tirunelveli

A cement-laden lorry went out of control and ran over tourists by the roadside and crashed into a parked bus in which the victims were travelling.

16 Sep 2017

The arrested being produced before the media in Guntur on Friday | Express
3 arrested, property worth Rs 27 lakh seized in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh

 The police arrested three interstate thieves at Vinukonda and recovered 532 grams of gold ornaments, 4 kg of silver, four cars and two motorbikes worth `27.32 lakh from them.

16 Sep 2017

Set up agriculture council, government urged: Andhra Pradesh Agricultural Student Association

fter the withdrawal of GO 64 by the State government, a group of agriculture students staged a protest at Durga Ghat on Friday demanding its implementation and seeking cancellation of GO 16.

16 Sep 2017

Locked House Monitoring System makes house owners feel more secure in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh

525 people in Guntur urban district download the mobile app of AP police for 24x7 surveillance in their absence

16 Sep 2017

Vijayawada Book Festival Society book festivals to be held in all districts 

Vijayawada Book Festival Society is set to organise Navyandhra Book Festivals across all major cities in 13 districts of Andhra Pradesh with the coordination of the NTR Trust.T

16 Sep 2017

Realtor surrenders with pistol, held: Guntur Legal Services Authority

 A realtor who feared to execute a conspiracy to kill a woman with a country-made pistol, surrendered before District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) Chairperson Lanka Tejavathi on Friday with the fir

16 Sep 2017

Rs 50 crore sanctioned for polytechnic colleges in Andhra Pradesh

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) sanctioned `50.36 crore under Rural Infrastructure Development Fund - XXIII (RIDF XXIII) as loan assistance for construction of seven new G

16 Sep 2017

Expert swimmers pressed into service to fish out bodies from Mylavaram reservoir in Kadapa district on Friday | Express
5 of a family commit suicide in Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh

A family of five committed suicide by jumping into Mylavaram reservoir in Kadapa district on Friday evening. 

16 Sep 2017

Visakhapatnam: Underground cable project a reality by 2019, says EPDCL new CMD

The proposed underground cable network project will be a reality before 2019, said HY Dora who took charge as the new chairman and managing director of the APEPDCL at the corporate office here on Frid

16 Sep 2017

Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas enquiring about the health condition of kids  at SVR Ruia Hospital in Tirupati on Friday | Express
11 kids recovering well, to return home soon: Andhra Pradesh health minister

Health Minister Kamineni says septran injection administered to children has an expiry period till next December

16 Sep 2017

District prohibition and excise department officials conducting raids  at G Madugula and Hukumpeta mandals on Friday | Express
26-acre ganja plantation destroyed in Vizag Agency

 In a major crackdown on the illicit ganja trade, a posse of enforcement officials destroyed cannabis crops cultivated in 26 acres in the tribal mandals of Visakhapatnam Agency on Friday.

16 Sep 2017

Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu for steps to up services sector growth

 Underscoring the need for improving growth rate in the services sector, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has directed officials to appoint a consultancy to achieve progress in the sector.

16 Sep 2017

Visakhapatnam land scam: SIT finds more land grab cases during field visits

 The Special Investigation Team (SIT), which is probing into the Vizag land scam, has intensified field visits to examine the veracity of the complaints related to land-related irregularities. 

16 Sep 2017

Andhra Pradesh wants 58 percent  RTC assets, moots voting, Telangana says no

 The stalemate continues over sharing of assets between APSRTC and TSRTC as the RTC Board meeting held at the RTC House here on Friday ended without making any headway.

16 Sep 2017

Andhra Pradesh: GoM allocates 1,000 acres of land to 29 government, private institutes in capital

Hand over only after payment; minimum cost per acre is H5 The Cabinet Sub-Committee on allocation of lands to government and private firms under the ambit of the Capital Region Development Authority (

16 Sep 2017

Andhra Pradesh Tourism inks pact with Zoomcar to beef up inter-city services

In a bid to improve inter-city services across the State, Andhra Pradesh Tourism has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Zoomcar to boost transportation services and create employment oppo

16 Sep 2017

Central Water Commission former chairman AK Bajaj panel on Telangana-Andhra Pradesh river row to wind up without giving report

Union ministry of water resources wanted the Bajaj Committee not to submit its report and therefore declined to extend its tenure, said sources 
 

16 Sep 2017

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu (File|PTI)
CM Chandrababu Naidu yet to okay government complex designs 

Chandrababu Naidu has decided to take more time for the finalisation of designs for the AP Legislative Assembly, Secretariat and High Court buildings.

15 Sep 2017