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A devotee carries his kid on his shoulder in the free darshan line at Simhachalam during Chandanotsavam in Vizag on Wednesday | EXPRESS
Chandanotsavam devotees made to stand in queue under scorching sun in Andhra Pradesh

Apart from the many devotees standing in the queue for free darshan, some devotees in the Rs 200 darshan queue also had to suffer the mid-day sun.

19 Apr 2018

Six held for smuggling redwood in Kadapa of Andhra Pradesh

Two forest watchers and an RMP were among the six arrested for smuggling red sanders in the district on Wednesday.

19 Apr 2018

Central teams visit drought-hit districts of Andhra Pradesh

Inter-ministerial central teams on drought visited Kadadap and Prakasam districts on Wednesday to study the prevailing conditions in both the districts.

19 Apr 2018

‘BJP’s expansion moves worrying Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao and Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu’

Finding fault with Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's efforts to form a Federal Front against BJP and Congress Party at national level.

19 Apr 2018

MP Kambhampati Hari Babu quits, Amit Shah to name new Andhra Pradesh BJP chief soon

In a unexpected turn of events, Visakhapatnam MP Kambhampati Hari Babu resigned as the president of the State BJP.

18 Apr 2018

It’s a ‘420 fast’ to cheat people: YSR Congress president YS Jaganmohan Reddy

Pooh-poohing Chandrababu Naidu’s one-day Deeksha for Special Category Status (SCS) on his birthday on April 20, YSR Congress president YS Jaganmohan Reddy termed it a '420 fast' status.

18 Apr 2018

Panel reviews arrangements for Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu’s Deeksha

Naidu has decided to observe fast on April 20, his birthday, to highlight the unfulfilled promises of Centre to the State at the time of State bifurcation.

18 Apr 2018

YSRC MP Mekapati Rajamohan Reddy speaks to the media after meeting President Ram Nath Kovind along with four other party MPs in New Delhi on Tuesday | EXPRESS
Andhra Pradesh: YSRC MPs meet President Ram Nath Kovind, hand over YS Jaganmohan Reddy’s petition

YSRC chief urges Kovind to prevail upon Centre to grant SCS to AP

18 Apr 2018

YSRC forcing businessmen to fund yatra, says Water Resources Minister Devineni Umamaheswara Rao

He slammed Jaganmohan Reddy for 'compromising' with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the fight for the special category status (SCS).

18 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh’s farm sector growth remarkable: Agriculture Minister Somireddy Chandramohan Reddy

Agriculture Minister Somireddy Chandramohan Reddy has said that the State has registered a remarkable growth in agriculture and its allied sectors in the last three-and-half-years.

18 Apr 2018

Will verdict on removal of two Congress MLAs from Telangana Assembly have impact on plea against turncoats in Andhra Pradesh

The expulsion of MLAs is done in violation of principles of natural justice so the court delivered such a verdict.

18 Apr 2018

Rs 80 crore more sought for Srisailam temple works in Andhra Pradesh

Though Rs 126 crore has been spent on the development works, authorities of the Srisailam temple require funds to a tune of Rs 80 crore for completion of the remaining works.

18 Apr 2018

Indian Association of Tour Operators convention in Visakhapatnam from September 6

The objective of hosting the IATO annual convention is to promote tourism in the State rather than attracting investments.

18 Apr 2018

A youth looks dejected after failing to get cash at a HDFC ATM in Vijayawada on Tuesday | RVK RAO
1000 ATMs run by dry, big notes vanish in Andhra Pradesh

No cash sign boards continued to greet people at ATMs of several banks across the State on Tuesday. The situation has been haunting the State for the past 4-5 weeks.

18 Apr 2018

Gangrape of disabled woman in Vizianagaram of Andhra Pradesh fake, say cops

Superintendent of police G Pala Raju on Tuesday said that the gangrape of 24-year-old Dalit woman allegedly taken place near Saripalli village of Nellimarla police station limits on Sunday was fake.

18 Apr 2018

East Godavari SP Vishal Gunni made arrangements for handing over the body to Bala Nageswara Rao’s relatives | EXPRESS
East Godavari police in Andhra Pradesh hand over body of mason slain by Maoists to family

THE body of Telagareddy Bala Nageswara Rao (52), who was abducted and killed by Maoists, was handed over to his family at his native village of Banapuram in I Polavaram mandal of East Godavari distric

18 Apr 2018

After promise, freedom fighter’s wife ends fast in Andhra Pradesh

Wife of a freedom fighter conducted fast in Tenali of Guntur district along with her daughter and son-in-law seeking allotment of patta to the housing land sanctioned to them under freedom fighters’ q

18 Apr 2018

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Swiss Challenge: Hyderabad HC adjourns hearing

Former chief secretary of Andhra Pradesh IYR Krishna Rao to convince the court how the PIL filed by him was maintainable when he himself was part of the decision-making process.

18 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh: Disabled 24-year-old gagged, gang-raped in Vizianagaram

The unidentified accused have been booked under IPC Section 376 and also under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

17 Apr 2018

Vijayawada: Ambulance beyond reach

GGH’s four ambulances are more than 10-15 years old and without any life support system. Shortage of drivers is another problem that cripples crucial public health service in Vijayawada

17 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh: Capital food safety lab plans only on paper

Only few complaints against food safety are looked into seriously due to staff shortage in department.

17 Apr 2018

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