Tension in Amaravati as farmers block highway in protest of proposed three-capital cities

Tension prevailed in the capital region of Amaravati on January 7 with police foiling attempts by the farmers to stage Maha Dharna against the proposed split of the capital three ways.

published on : 9th January 2020

Protests intensify in Amaravati as Andhra Pradesh cabinet discusses shifting of capital

State Cabinet to meet at 11 am on December 27 to decide on recommendations of GN Rao panel, the surcharged atmosphere in the capital region.

published on : 27th December 2019

Andhra farmers protest against Jagan's three capital plan

Business establishments and schools were shut down and farmers started relay hunger strikes in front of government offices as part of the protests called by the farmers of 29 villages.

published on : 19th December 2019

Amaravati: TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu protests against onion price hike

Former Andhra Pradesh CM and TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu and party leaders staged a protest against the rise in onion prices in Velagapudi.

published on : 9th December 2019

Farmers throw slippers at Chandrababu Naidu's convoy during Amaravati visit

TDP president and former AP CM Chandrababu Naidu faced a massive protest by farmers when he reached Venkatapalem.  

published on : 28th November 2019

Sleepless in Amaravati: Jagan government's radio silence triggers a volley of questions

The farmers’ worries are not unfounded as a 20,000-strong workforce was working day and night a few months ago to build the ‘largest greenfield smart city’. Now, the workers’ colonies are deserted.

published on : 24th September 2019

What will be in store for Amaravati in 2019

Andhra Pradesh is all set to get a new capital.The Rs 58,000 crore project will be populated and functional only by the end of its second phase in 2024. The final phase is scheduled to sum up by 2029

published on : 4th February 2019

Andhra CM Naidu takes stock of progress in Polavaram Project 

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister, N. Chandrababu Naidu, conducted the 44th review meeting of the Polavaram Project in Amaravati. 

published on : 7th November 2017

123 Andhra farmers to undergo skill training in Singapore

Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu instructed the officials to make clear milestones in a bid to empower 32,000 families of the region and make them self-sustainable. 

published on : 12th October 2017

It's raining inside Jagan Mohan Reddy's room at new secretariat in Vijayawada

It's pouring buckets and buckets of water in opposition leader YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's room at the new Velagapudi Secretariat in Amaravati near Vijayawada, as heavy rains lash the city on Thursday

published on : 6th June 2017