Phanindra Papasani  

Thanks to Parivarthana programme, 170 families turn over a new leaf

When the police themselves requesting us to leave the illegal activities, we decided to give up the business.

06 Jul 2020

Andhra Pradesh vigilance department start probe into Chandranna Kanuka 'graft'

Under the scheme, which was scrapped after the YSRC came to power, gift kits were distributed to white ration card holders (BPL families) three times a year - Sankranti, Ramzan and Christmas. 

29 Jan 2020

Andhra Pradesh food safety department outshines counterparts in other states

According to NCRB data, despite a shortage in staff, the department has registered 208 cases for various violations in 2018.

25 Jan 2020

Crimes against women on the rise in Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam

Krishna, Guntur and West Godavari districts witnessed rise in crimes against women as per the NCRB data despite increase in vigil in the capital region and surrounding areas.

20 Jan 2020

Protests in Amaravati over capital shift casts shadow over Sankranti celebration

Those who gave their fertile lands under the Land Pooling Scheme (LPS) for the capital’s cause, continued demanding that the CM’s make a clear announcement on the issue.

13 Jan 2020

Do Andhra Pradesh's helplines for women in danger work? We find out

In the wake of the rape and murder of a veterinarian in Hyderabad, TNIE takes a look at the safety of women in Andhra Pradesh and what they should do if they find themselves in danger.

30 Nov 2019

Police drive brings down road fatalities in Krishna district

Under ‘No Accident Day’ drive taken up from August, cops keep watch on black spots in Krishna dist thrice a week

26 Nov 2019

TDP  suspends Andhra Pradesh MLA Vallabhaneni Vamsi, legislator says he already quit party

Explaining the reasons behind his decision to leave the TDP, Vamsi blamed Naidu and Lokesh, whose adamant behaviour is forcing loyal leaders like him to quit the party.

16 Nov 2019

Andhra Pradesh records 193 per cent rise in environmental offences

In 2017, smuggling of the precious wood was widely reported in Seshachalam Hills, Nellore and Anantapur.

24 Oct 2019

Andhra Pradesh at 11th position in crimes; offences against women, children rise

The State had a share of 4.3 per cent of crimes in the country in 2017.   

23 Oct 2019