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Coronavirus cases in Andhra Prdadesh rise to 161

April 03, 2020 12:46 pm

The number of cases rose in the state after people who attended the Tablighi Jamaat event in Delhi's Nizamuddin Markaz in mid-March tested positive. Officials said that of the 161 cases, 150 are linked to the congregation.

Coronavirus: Andhra Pradesh extends nutritious mid-day meal to stranded migrants

April 02, 2020 5:11 pm

The revised mid-day meal menu comprises, apart from sambhar and rice, eggs five days a week, and leafy vegetable curry, dal, tomato dal, pulihora, khichidi, potato curry, vegetable rice, pongali and chutney.

21 Markaz attendees test positive in Andhra, cases rise to 132

April 02, 2020 11:26 am

The unexpected spurt in Corona positive cases pushed the state administration into overdrive to place all the suspects under quarantine while simultaneously treating the afflicted people, as fear lurked over the untraced possible carriers.

Coronavirus outbreak: AP defers salaries of CM, govt staff

April 01, 2020 10:05 am

The deferments will range from 10 to 100 per cent for different categories of employees.

Coronavirus: Andhra Pradesh to promote students of Class 6 to 9

March 26, 2020 7:30 pm

Coronavirus: Apart from Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Kendriya Vidyalayas decided to mass promote students of classes 1 to 8

Coronavirus: Andhra Pradesh APPSC group 1 main exam postponed

March 23, 2020 4:57 pm

Coronavirus outbreak: The decision was taken to arrest the spread of coronavirus, the revised dates will be released soon, read the official notification

SIT to probe into "irregularities" in Amaravati capital region during TDP rule

February 22, 2020 2:23 pm

The SIT headed by a Deputy Inspector General of Police-rank IPS officer, will enquire, register, investigate and conclude the investigation according to the provisions of the Criminal Procedure Code on the subject matter, a report said.

Andhra CM meets Modi, discusses special status to state, release of central funds

February 12, 2020 8:51 pm

During the 90-minute long meeting at the prime minister's residence, Reddy also sought early release of the central grants due to Andhra Pradesh since the state's bifurcation, they said.

Explained: Why some states have Vidhan Parishads, why Andhra Pradesh doesn’t want one

January 28, 2020 7:57 am

Ironically, it was abolished the last time by N T Rama Rao, the founder of the TDP, after the Congress blocked all the government’s decisions in the Council. And it was restored by Dr Y S Rajashekara Reddy, the father of Chief Minister Jaganmohan Reddy.

Andhra Pradesh assembly passes resolution seeking to abolish Legislative Council

January 27, 2020 10:09 pm

TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu flayed the government for the move to abolish the council and said though he had opposed its revival in 2004, he subsequently changed his stance in deference to the "people's wishes".


Cyclone Titli claims 16 lives in Odisha, 8 in Andhra Pradesh

October 15, 2018 10:55 am

As Cyclone Titli made landfall near the Andhra Pradesh-Odisha border last week, at least sixteen people were killed in Odisha and eight people in Andhra Pradesh till now.

Andhra Pradesh (SSC) Class 10th results 2016 declared on How to check BSEAP results

May 11, 2016 1:20 pm

s many as 6,57,595 students appeared at 3,082 centres in the 13 districts of Andhra Pradesh

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

October 22, 2015 7:02 pm

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.

Stampede kills 25 pilgrims at Godavari Pushkaralu festival in Andhra Pradesh

July 14, 2015 4:32 pm

At least 25 people died and many injured in a stampede on the first day of the 12-day ‘Godavari Pushkaralu’ in Andhra Pradesh.

Cyclone Hudhud hits Andhra Pradesh, Orrisa

October 13, 2014 10:06 am

Cyclone Hudhud hits the states of Orrisa and Andhra Pradesh on Sunday (October 12) leaving behind a trail of destruction as it ripped through the coastal cities, causing damage to crops and buildings.

Elections 2014: Last time Andhra Pradesh votes as one

April 27, 2014 10:28 am

This is the last time Andhra Pradesh will vote as one state before it splits.


How safe children are in India: News in Numbers

August 10, 2018 1:26 pm

Crimes against children have increased by 14% in India from 2014 to 2016. Take a look in today’s News in Numbers.

Modi says Congress' made a mess of Andhra bifurcation, just the way it did during Partition

July 21, 2018 11:26 am

Looking back into history, Modi said, "three states were created even under former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee but they are functioning smoothly. Congress' handling of Andhra Pradesh bifurcation is a mess, just like the Partition of India and Pakistan".

Congress given 38 minutes, BJP gets over 3 hours to speak on the no-confidence motion

July 20, 2018 8:00 am

The Telugu Desam Party has moved a no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government. Here's the amount of time each party is allowed to speak on the issue. See more:

Bogi festival kick starts in AP, Telegana

January 14, 2016 10:17 am

Hyderabad, Jan 14 (ANI): Bogi festival or Bhogi, the first day of the three-day Sankranti festival, is being celebrated in both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana from the early hours on Thursday. People returned to their respective native places to celebrate the festival with families. The harvesting festival is celebrated with much pomp in the coastal districts in Andhra Pradesh. Telangana Rashtra Samithi party leader Kalvakuntla Kavitha participated in the Bhogi fire celebration in the early hours at KBR Park in the city. She said that Bhogi is a three day festival and is celebrated by holding a campfire which signifies shedding ills in oneself.

Arun Jaitley inaugurates CII Partnership Summit 2016

January 10, 2016 1:20 pm

Vizag, Jan 10 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley inaugurated the CII Partnership Summit 2016 in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, on Sunday. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu was also present at the 22nd edition of CII Partnership Summit, which was organised to showcase investment opportunities in ‘Sunrise Andhra Pradesh’. Several MOUs are expected to be signed during the Summit.