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Andhra Pradesh: 12 dead after boat carrying 60 capsizes in Godavari river

The river has been in spate for the past few days and over 5.13 lakh cusecs of floodwater was flowing on Sunday afternoon when the mishap occurred.

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Jagan Reddy government needs to pursue a governance agenda instead of working to erase Chandrababu Naidu’s legacy.


'You can't control us': Chandrababu Naidu, under house arrest, tells YSRC govt

Krishna District Police locked the gates of Naidu's residence at Undavalli and did not allow his convoy to move out of the house. Lokesh who tried to leave in another vehicle was also detained

WATCH | Portion of terrace collapses during Muharram procession in Andhra's Kurnool

A video of the incident shows a crowd engaged in the Muharram festivities at B.Thandrapadu village when suddenly the parapet wall of a house collapses on the people gathered near it.

Guntur tense as Chandrababu Naidu calls for rally to protest YSRCP 'attacks' on TDP workers

The situation in the Palnadu region became tense Tuesday as the Guntur Police imposed Section 144 — prohibiting the gathering of four or more people — ahead of the TDP's rally.

What's in store for Amaravati as Jagan govt halts all work at Naidu’s dream capital city

Roads are deserted, worker colonies empty, eateries shut as Jagan govt halts all work at Naidu’s dream capital city, citing irregularities. Sreenivas Janyala on the future of Amaravati, even as the new Andhra govt stalls some other projects.


74-year-old Andhra woman gives birth to twins, her doctors say it may be a world record

As the woman had already crossed menopause, the doctors had to obtain eggs from a donor and fertilised them with sperm from her husband.

Andhra Pradesh to get Rs 6,000 crore loan for social infrastructure development

Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met a delegation of the New Development bank-led by vice-president N Jong along with project head Ninad Rajpurkar at his Tadepalli residence. 

Andhra Pradesh: Ex-speaker’s son accused of stealing 30 laptops

The complaint was lodged by Sattenapalli Rural Skill Development Officer Baji Babu on Friday — the same day that news broke that Kodela Siva Prasad has been being accused of “stealing” furniture meant for the Speaker’s chamber.

Andhra Pradesh says ex-Speaker stole govt items, thieves strike his office

Many of the pieces of furniture were found in a motorcycle showroom owned by Rao’s son, Sivaram, in Guntur city, according to officials of the Andhra Pradesh Assembly.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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How safe children are in India: News in Numbers

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

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

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

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

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.