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Rohith Vemula death anniversary: Vemula’s mother and brother detained, let off
Wed, Jan 18, 2017

Before they were let off, Rohith Vemula's brother Raja Chaitanya told The Indian Express over phone, “After we entered the university we were not allowed to garland Rohith’s statue."

Hyderabad: Six arrested for Muthoot gold heist
Mon, Jan 16, 2017

Police seized 3.5 kg of gold ornaments and Rs 5 lakh in cash, and added that the gang had turned over 30 kg of gold into bars and sold them to jewellers.

Andhra prepares for Chiranjeevi’s 150th, police for trouble
Thu, Jan 12, 2017

For two days now, fans of Chiranjeevi, who last acted in 2008 before launching own Praja Rajyam Party (PRP), have been queuing up outside cinema theatres in lakhs for the first-day, first-show tickets.

Hyderabad: For first time in 10 years, twins leave hospital, to room of own
Wed, Jan 04, 2017

Joined at the head, both can't watch it at the same time, so the officials have placed a mirror at an angle for the other to watch alongside

In Uttar Pradesh saga, throwback to a script starring NTR, Chandrababu Naidu
Mon, Jan 02, 2017

In nine days of hectic politicking that started on August 22, 1995, at the Dolphin Hotel at Vizag, Naidu had dislodged NTR as both the CM and TDP president.

‘What do you think happens to Dalits in big colleges? I don’t even speak good English’
Sun, Jan 01, 2017

Gramapudi Pavan: Dalit student from Guntur, near Rohith Vemula’s hometown; wants to do graduation in science

Building the capital: Amaravati set to get the ‘best’ from across the world, and Andhra
Wed, Dec 28, 2016

Before they start working with the international planners and consultants, they are first studying Indian culture, especially Andhra culture.

When a schoolchild fell into a boiling pot in Nalgonda
Wed, Dec 28, 2016

5-year-old died after falling into vat of sambar served outside school kitchen, cooks absconding.

Chhattisgarh: TDF sends 6 advocates to seek bail for its members
Wed, Dec 28, 2016

TDF convenor P L Vishweshwara Rao, a professor at Osmania University, alleged that the team was detained in Telangana

Different faces of party leaders: disgruntled, enraged, disillusioned
Mon, Dec 26, 2016

In this part of the series, The Indian Express finds party founders who have moved on — and a sole dissenter

Architects, designers from across the world come to Amaravati, to ideate on planning
Wed, Dec 21, 2016

Firms from various countries working with AP Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) to plan the capital are bringing in native ideas, designs, aesthetics, and cultural influences and amalgamating it with Andhra culture at Amaravati.

Demonetisation managers incapable, breaking my head over it: Ally Chandrababu Naidu
Wed, Dec 21, 2016

Naidu had earlier praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for demonetising Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes, even taking credit for the decision.

China’s Guizhou province a key investor in Amaravati
Tue, Dec 20, 2016

CM N Chandrababu Naidu said that Andhra is striving to achieve infra-driven growth and Guizhou’s rich experience will be a boon for Andhra Pradesh.

On death row, IM suspects from Bhatkal, Pune, Azamgarh, Pak
Tue, Dec 20, 2016

The Indian Express profile the five men sentenced to death for 2013 blasts in Hyderabad.

Now Bitcoin is helping Andhra protect its data
Wed, Dec 21, 2016

According to Civil Supplies Secretary D Rajasekhar, the Andhra government maintains a database of 1.3 crore ration cards, 4.5 crore individual records, and lakhs of digitised records of all departments.

Take 5: Prasadam is made with faith in God. It can’t be called food, says TTD Health Officer
Sun, Dec 18, 2016

The FSSAI has held that since laddoo is food as per the Food Safety and Standards Act, the TTD must obtain a food safety licence for the laddoo

Five Dalit students convicted of defamation, get 6 months in jail
Wed, Dec 14, 2016

“Considering the economic and family backgrounds of the accused, this court is of the view that it is not a fit case to impose any fine,’’ the court said.

‘We gave swipe machine to beggar, he did exactly what we told him’
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

The video, in which the beggar tells a woman in a car that she can pay him with her debit card and pulls out a PoS (point of sale) machine, was made in November 2013 and posted on YouTube on January 16, 2014.

Back home, Rohith Vemula’s brother drives mini-truck
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

Scared of working in any organisation, says former project fellow at NGRI.

Change In Short: Free treatment after demonetisation
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

The Waykars' Sulochan Clinic and De-addiction Centre treats around 150 patients every day and used to charge Rs 100 as fee.

Vijayawada Parliamentary constituency becomes first to have health insurance for all
Sat, Dec 03, 2016

The 'Swastha Kutambham’ health insurance scheme launched by Andhra Pradesh Government in association with Tata Trusts covers health for all in the rural areas.

Telangana: Maoists’ attempt to exchange Rs 12 lakh old notes foiled by police
Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Police arrested the two employees and a post master who was trying to help them for a commission.

Rs 38 crore, 1 lakh sq ft, Telangana CM K Chandrasekhara Rao moves into new house-office complex
Fri, Nov 25, 2016

The official CM residence complex named 'Pragati Bhavan' has five buildings including two existing buildings.

Andhra Pradesh to launch family health insurance scheme
Wed, Nov 23, 2016

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said that Andhra Pradesh will be the first state to implement such a scheme.

At Telangana’s vegetable markets, new currency is tokens for Rs 5, Rs 10 or Rs 20
Tue, Nov 22, 2016

With smaller denomination notes hard to come by post demonetisation, the Telangana State Marketing Department has begun an experiment to replace cash with tokens.

Hyderabad: Ex-staffers offer helping hand to harried bank officials
Sun, Nov 20, 2016

Nearly 1,000 former SBH staffers have approached the bank.

The reel story: Two big Telugu releases postponed, 12 stuck
Thu, Nov 17, 2016

Two big-budget movies, Intlo Deyam-Nakem Bhayam and Dhruva which were to release on Thursday, have now been postponed till December while the release of 12 other movies is uncertain.

Malkangiri encounter: No evidence of crossfire at site
Wed, Nov 16, 2016

The team, comprising students from 12 universities from across India, questioned the version of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha Police regarding the alleged encounter.

Demonetisation: In Hyderabad, for payment in big notes, even land costs more
Tue, Nov 15, 2016

Inside Hyderabad, enquiries for houses in high-end areas have stopped but there is no change in demand for flats costing up to Rs 45 lakh.

Hyderabad: Farmers who turned millionaires overnight face prospect of losing lakhs
Mon, Nov 14, 2016

Bank officials at Vijayawada, Mangalagiri, Thullur and Guntur said that anxious farmers were doing the rounds at banks and asking officers how to deposit money without attracting penalty.

Andhra Pradesh wants to invite Dalai Lama for Buddhist ritual in Amravati
Fri, Nov 04, 2016

This comes as part of the serious efforts by the AP govt to promote Buddhist centres in the state, and the ancient Buddhist town of Amaravati as a major tourist destination.

Andhra Pradesh partners with Swiss MTIP for med-tech innovations
Fri, Nov 04, 2016

Med-Tech Innovation Partners is a Swiss-based venture investor which specialises in the healthcare sector and focuses on medical devices and diagnostics as well as digital health and healthcare services.

Don’t just develop Amravati, provide services in entire region: CM Naidu to city planners
Wed, Nov 02, 2016

At least 39 hotel groups like the Taj, ITC, Novotel, and others have expressed interest in setting up facilities at Amaravati.

As the dust settles in Malkangiri, a policeman arrives to take home his Maoist father’s body
Thu, Oct 27, 2016

Rao, 38, is the son of Yamalapalli Simachalam Reddy, alias Murli, alias Hari, an area commander-ranked Maoist and part of the inner security cordon of the group’s senior leader Ramakrishna.

Will return home soon, commando told family before his last operation
Wed, Oct 26, 2016

Abu Bakar, an Andhra Pradesh Special Police commando on deputation to the anti-Maoist unit Greyhounds, had promised his father he would spend at least a week at home.

Odisha encounter: ‘Slain’ Maoist had planned many attacks, say cops
Wed, Oct 26, 2016

Ravi, 49, and his brother Gajarla Ashok, 43, were among Maoist leaders who ‘surfaced’ about a dozen years ago and took part in peace talks with the then Andhra Pradesh government.