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Telugu Desam Party legislator N Balakrishna (File Photo | EPS)
Andhra special status row: TDP leader Balakrishna calls PM Modi traitor, 'namak haraam'; BJP seeks action

A delegation of BJP leaders called on Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan in Visakhapatnam and urged him to take serious note of the language used by Balakrishna.

21 Apr 2018

A man dressed like TDP founder late NT Rama Rao greets the public from the dais at Dharma Porata Deeksha at IGMC Stadium on Friday; Balakrishna addresses the gathering  | R V K Rao
Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu's Deeksha gets a wave of support in Vijayawada

The Indira Gandhi Municipal Corporation Stadium in the city, which normally teems with morning walkers and sportspersons, wore an entirely different look at the break of dawn Friday.

21 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh BJP demands MLA Nandamuri Balakrishna's arrest, to complain to governor ESL Narasimhan

They alleged that Balakrishna had a history of 'mental illness' due to which he had shot at a film producer in the past, injuring him seriously.

21 Apr 2018

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu greets visitors during his day-long hunger strike, Dharma Porata Deeksha, in Vijayawada on Friday | RVK RAO
Deeksha just the beginning: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu

In the same breath, Naidu asserted that he was not afraid and would not tolerate if the Centre tried to weaken the State government like it has done in the neighbouring Tamil Nadu.

21 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh: New Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Trust Board has a few surprise picks

The TTD Chairman and three board members hail from Rayalaseema region, the remaining seven members from AP belong to Coastal districts.

21 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh government departments major electricity bill defaulters in Krishna district

The Officials of Andhra Pradesh Southern Power Distribution Company Limited (Krishna district) are facing a tough time with pending dues from 27 State government departments.

21 Apr 2018

Hot spell to continue for three more days in Andhra Pradesh

The State, which has been witnessing rising temperatures for the past one week, is likely to be under hot spell in the next three days.

21 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh: 18-year-old girl killed as electric pole falls on her

While she was returning home, there was a sudden change in the climate.

21 Apr 2018

Victim Dhanalakshmi undergoing treatment at government hospital in Tanuku late on Thursday night | Express
Unidentified miscreants open fire on couple in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh

When they reached Sai Balaji Restaurant in Penugonda village, two unidentified miscreants opened fire on them with a country-made gun and fled the scene.  

21 Apr 2018

Speaker K Siva Prasada Rao comes to protest venue on a stretcher at Narasaraopet in Guntur district, on Friday | Express
Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker K Siva Prasad Rao stages protest despite ill health

However, the Speaker came to the venue of the Deeksha in an ambulance with a saline bottle administering him I-V fluids.

21 Apr 2018

Napkin vending machine at Vizianagaram railway station of Andhra Pradesh

Vizianagaram railway station, has in the process become the second railway station, after Vizag in the Waltair Division, to get such a vending machine.

21 Apr 2018

Deeksha tent led to closure of road near Ramesh Hospital in Guntur on Friday | Express
Deeksha blues: Woman patient stuck on road in Guntur of Andhra Pradesh

Police denied entry to ambulance through another side of road claiming that it was meant for parking of VIP vehicles.

21 Apr 2018

Tourism Minister Bhuma Akhila Priya laying the foundation stone for the temple for Chief  Minister Chandrababu Naidu in Nandyal on Friday | Express
Transgenders to construct temple for Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu

First time in the history of Andhra Pradesh, foundation stone was laid for a temple, to be built with a man's idol as the deity, on Friday. 

21 Apr 2018

Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan speaking to MAA members in Hyderabad on Friday | EXPRESS PHOTO
Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan’s fans slam media, damage outside broadcasting van in Hyderabad

The power star alleged that a certain section of media was trying to malign his mother.

21 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu and son Nara Lokesh plotted the vicious slander, says Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan

AP IT Minister Nara Lokesh said that Pawan’s words had caused him a lot of pain.

21 Apr 2018

BJP spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao.
We can turn the tide in Telangana six months, says BJP spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao

According to the BJP leader, the party is going to organise a slew of mass-contact programmes in both the States like holding yatras.

21 Apr 2018

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee (File photo | PTI)
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee supports AP counterpart Chandrababu Naidu's fast against Centre

CM Banerjee took to her Twitter handle to express her support Naidu, who is observing a day-long fast to demand "justice" for the state from the Centre.

20 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu (Express Photo)
Andhra Pradesh Special Status: CM Chandrababu Naidu sits on 12-hour fast on his birthday demanding justice for the state

People from all walks of life were seen walking to the Indira Gandhi Municipal Corporation stadium in Vijayawada to participate in the Chief Minister's Dharma Porata Deeksha.

20 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu (Express Photo)
CM Chandrababu Naidu to observe fast on his birthday against 'indifferent' Centre

He made it clear that he was determined to achieve all the benefits promised to the State at the time of bifurcation by intensifying the stir in a democratic manner.

20 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh government joins hands with US varsity to give fresh lease of life to agriculture sector

Horticulture Commissioner Chiranjiv Choudhary has constituted two task-force committees for discussing and finalising the specific areas of collaboration with the University of Florida.

20 Apr 2018

Andhra Pradesh: Brachytherapy facility at Manipal Hospitals

Manipal Hospitals has introduced Brachytherapy facility, a path-breaking radiation technology used for treatment of gynecological malignancies like cervical cancer and endometrial cancers.

20 Apr 2018

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