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Police erect barricades to prevent surging fans of Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan on a busy road in Rajamahendravaram on Thursday | Express
Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan calls Kapu quota meagre

Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan took a dig at the TDP for granting only 5 per cent quota for Kapus instead of 15 per cent quota as promised in the party manifesto.

08 Dec 2017

Telugus in Gujarat hold rallies in support of BJP. (Express Photo Service)
Telugus from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana head out to paint Gujarat towns saffron ahead of polls

There are close to 7 lakh Telugu speaking people in Gujarat of which over 3 lakh have voting rights and most of them appear to be BJP supporters.

07 Dec 2017

Steel plant in Andhra Pradesh sustains growth despite iron ore crisis

Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd, the corporate entity of Vizag Steel Plant, sustained growth figures in the last eight months from April this year despite shortage of iron ore.

07 Dec 2017

YSR Congress president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy meeting advocates during his Praja Sankalpa Yatra in Anantapur on Wednesday  | Express
TD regime indifferent to plight of farmers: Jagan Mohan Reddy

Addressing a public meeting at Tarimela village, he promised to extend an aid of Rs 12,500 to each farmer before sowing season in the month of May, besides supplying free power.

07 Dec 2017

24 students caned, Science teacher suspended in Andhra Pradesh

As many as 24 students, including seven girls, were allegedly beaten up by their teacher for not completing homework at Duttalur Model High School.

07 Dec 2017

K Subrahmanyam alias Subbu

 The 55th Home Guards Raising Day was celebrated at the Police Parade Grounds here on Wednesday.

07 Dec 2017

Travel agent held at Tirumala with 188 fake darshan tickets

A travel agent was held at Tirumala on Wednesday when he tried to enter the Venkateswara Temple with 188 fake darshan tickets along with a huge number of pilgrims from Maharashtra.

07 Dec 2017

Nursery students speaking to Women’s Commission Chairperson Nannapaneni Rajakumari in Guntur on Wednesday | Express
Student alleges harassment

A nursing student has lodged a complaint against her classmate accusing him of harassing her. Twenty-five students of second year General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) led by SFI leaders accompanied her

07 Dec 2017

Fake currency racket busted, 2 held

Two persons were arrested for printing fake currency notes to be put into circulation during Sankranti for gambling and other purposes.

07 Dec 2017

699 drunk driving cases booked, 124 held in Andhra Pradesh

The police department’s special drive to check drunk driving for the safety of public is yielding good results in the district.

07 Dec 2017

Pawan Kalyan with Dredging Corporation employees during their hunger strike in Vizag on Wednesday. With him are kin of Venkatesh, who committed suicide after the Centre announced divestment in the corporation | Express
Andhra Pradesh's Jana Sena party chief Pawan Kalyan raps BJP, TDP for ‘going back’ on poll promises

The Tollywood star started his yatra by participating in DCIL employees’ and workers’ agitation against the disinvestment decision.

07 Dec 2017

Pawan Kalyan to begin four-day Andhra Pradesh tour today

The tour will begin at Visakhapatnam where Pawan will meet the employees of the Dredging Corporation of India (DCI) who are on a warpath against the Central proposal of privatisation of the PSU.

06 Dec 2017

Revenue staff up in arms as contractor attacks official in Andhra Pradesh

Demanding officials to release the pending bills for the road cleaning vehicle supplied, a contractor attacked an official of Anantapur Municipal Corporation (AMC) on Monday.

06 Dec 2017

Polavaram project
Don’t stop Polavaram works, Nitin Gadkari tells Andhra Pradesh government

The Polavaram project sparked a row after the Centre ordered the State government to stop the tendering process for the spillway and spill channel works recently.

06 Dec 2017

Minister P Pulla Rao inspecting rice bags at a rice mill  in Penugonda mandal on Tuesday | Express
Rice millers of Andhra Pradesh told to ensure MSP for paddy

Civil Supplies Minister Prathipati Pulla Rao has said that the government is purchasing paddy at minimum support price. 

06 Dec 2017

Four killed in separate road accidents in Andhra Pradesh

The mishap took place when Ramachandra Reddy was leaving for his native village Durgi from Piduguralla after completing his duty.

06 Dec 2017

Collector K Sasidhar inspecting UGD works in Guntur on Tuesday | Express
Expedite UGD works: Collector

 District Collector K Sasidhar has directed officials to complete ongoing underground drainage (UGD) works in the city on a war footing.

06 Dec 2017

Police perform marriage of lovers at the police station in Mangalagiri | Express
Cops solemnise marriage of lovers

They mediate and make pastor Prakash alias Venkateswarlu to agree to marry Rajyalakshmi

06 Dec 2017

TTD to purchase 20% ghee from AP

The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) will purchase at least 20 per cent of its total ghee requirement from 13 districts of Andhra Pradesh. This assurance was given by TTD Executive Officer

06 Dec 2017

After ‘Jesus call’, woman ends life

 A newly-married woman committed suicide after firmly believing that Lord Jesus was calling her. Some months ago, similarly, a family in Karapa mandal of East Godavari also committed suicide.

06 Dec 2017

President Ram Nath Kovind to visit Andhra Pradesh tomorrow 

Andhra University awaits the visit of President, who is scheduled to take part in several programmes in the varsity on December 7.

06 Dec 2017