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Kapu agitation in Andhra Pradesh is for political dominance and economic mobility

The pertinent question in this election season is whether Pawan Kalyan can satisfy the Kapu elite’s desire for political dominance as well as address the concerns of youth who flock to his rallies.

Andhra Pradesh APSCHE UG/ PG counselling schedule for colleges released, check here

The counselling will be held from April 23 to 25 at the council office at Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh


Key factors in Lok Sabha, Assembly polls in Andhra Pradesh: Anti-incumbency, caste and corruption

Polling for all 25 Lok Sabha and 175 Assembly seats would be held in one go from 7 AM to 6 PM in the state.

Kotla Jayasurya Prakash Reddy: ‘Tried to revive (Cong) but there is no chance... Will take 15 yrs’

"I invited Rahul Gandhi to address a public rally. But there are other things.... Leader is good, (the) family is very good, they want to improve the party. But local sentiment... they can’t help it," Reddy said.

In Andhra's first election since split, lot at stake for Naidu, YS Jagan

It's no more about special status and all about sops. Still, in the first election in Andhra Pradesh since the state’s split, Chandrababu Naidu is battling hard to hold off Jagan in a contest where both have a lot at stake. The Indian Express travels through Andhra to find two parties closely tied, and a virtually absent Congress.

In Andhra politics, pastor K A Paul has generated enough confusion to gain some ground

K A Paul is now in the news for reviving the Praja Shanthi Party (PSP) and threatening to contest from all 175 Assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh. Started in 2008, the party had not seen much action till now.


Andhra Pradesh: Against rebel leader Chandra Deo, Congress fields his daughter

In 2014, the YSRCP’s Kothapalli Geetha had won the seat, but she later resigned and floated her own party. In the Assembly elections held simultaneously, of the seven segments falling under the Araku Lok Sabha constituency, the YSRCP had won six and the TDP Parvathipuram.

Jagan files plea seeking probe by independent agency into Vivekananda killing

In his petition, Jagan alleged that Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu was trivializing the gruesome murder and using it for political gains.

Jagan's YSRCP has become open house for last-minute defectors and turncoats

YSRCP leaders say the inflow into their party was because of its winning chances, while the TDP says that YSRCP lacks good candidates and hence this last minute poaching.

Andhra Pradesh: Two Maoists killed in encounter with police in Visakhapatnam 

According to Visakhapatnam Rural police, 20 Maoists were moving around in Buradamamidi village around 1 am and they opened fire at police personnel engaged in combing operations.

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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.