Amaravati News

Andhra High Court in Amaravati: 2.70-lakh sq ft facility has just 11 judges, no net connectivity

With no lawyer chambers allocated yet, advocates seek refuge under a giant canopy containing a smattering of plastic chairs opposite the courthouse. It is here that they meet clients between hearings and take breaks between hearings. 

High-rises, six-lane roads: How Amaravati is shaping up

The high-rises dotting the landscape are spacious flats for All India Service officers, MLAs and MLCs, non-gazetted officers, and class IV employees. Some of the buildings have got their first coat of paint and plumbing works are being carried out, and would be ready in two months


On last day of conclave, TDP accuses Centre of step-motherly treatment to Andhra Pradesh

On the last day of its three-day conclave, the party, led by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, claimed huge funds were being allocated to establishing a new city at Dholera in Gujarat, while the BJP was showing step-motherly treatment towards AP.

Chandrababu Naidu inaugurates Andhra Pradesh Secretariat complex in Amaravati

"In the first phase, we will build 5,000 houses for the employees within a year in the new capital region. More umber of houses will be built in the subsequent phases," Chandrababu said.

NGT refuses to set aside environmental clearance granted to Amaravati

The green panel formed two committees --a supervisory committee and an implementation committee -- to monitor work on the project site of Amaravati.

CM N Chandrababu Naidu 'unimpressed' with UK architect's design for Amaravati

CM N Chandrababu Naidu has once again asked Fosters to consult Baahubali director S S Rajamouli for "inputs" on the designs for two iconic structures (Legislature complex and High Court) and major government buildings like the state Secretariat.


Chandrababu Naidu woos British investment as he plans to make Amaravati one of world's top 10 cities

Chandrababu Naidu said, "India is the country to invest and in India, Andhra Pradesh is the place. We have decided to convert every crisis into an opportunity"

Amaravati land deals at throwaway prices? The case for and against the TDP

YSRCP leader G Srikanth Reddy says the TDP coterie misused their prior information and had purchased land at throwaway prices.

Land acquisition: A new capital city in farmland

The Andhra Pradesh government’s innovative land pooling model is not all win-win.

Andhra Capital: American architect replaces Dutch contender to design Amaravati

Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas has declined to participate in the competition to design the new Andhra Pradesh capital of Amaravati, following which the state government has contacted US-based architect Frank Gehry to come on board. Gehry, along with British architect Norman Foster and Italian-British architect Richard Rogers, will now be the contenders to build the […]

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Modi lays foundation stone for Amaravati, says Andhra will lead an economic revolution

Narendra Modi in Tirupati today laid the foundation stone of Shri Venkateswara Mobile and Electronics Manufacturing Hub, the country's first mobile manufacturing electronics cluster.

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Understanding Andhra Govt's Land Model For Its New Capital Amaravati

The more-or-less smooth acquisition of 32,000 acres of land from farmers by the N Chandrababu Naidu government to build Amaravati, the new capital of Andhra Pradesh which will be inaugurated Thursday, has prompted the Centre to consider the state’s land-pooling mechanism as a model that can be adopted by other states and Central government agencies. […]