Amaravati: YSR Congress MP Butta Renuka finally crossed over to Andhra Pradesh's ruling Telugu Desam Party on Tuesday, more than three years she made her first attempt to join the party. TDP supremo and Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu formally welcomed the Kurnool MP and her followers into theMore
Published 17-Oct-2017 13:14 IST | Updated 13:39 IST
Amaravati: A proposed biopic on NT Rama Rao's life by filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has kicked off a controversy in Andhra Pradesh. Varma has announced the film on the Telugu film legend and TDP founder's last few years and it has not gone down well with the ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) as certainMore
Published 12-Oct-2017 20:52 IST
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday urged his Andhra Pradesh counterpart N Chandrababu Naidu to immediately stop the construction work of the Polavaram project till the issues relating to the state were resolved. "It is requested that the construction work of the PolavaramMore
Published 10-Oct-2017 22:06 IST
Hyderabad: With scathing attacks launched against Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd over remarks against the Arya Vysya community, a TDP MP attacked the writer saying that people must break the legs of Ilaiah if he speaks ill against any community.
Published 07-Oct-2017 12:49 IST | Updated 13:00 IST
Hyderabad: Governor for Telangana and Andhra Pradesh E S L Narasimhan on Thursday launched the first regional language version of 'GST Rate Finder' Telugu version of the Mobile App for Android phones. Lauding GST implementation as a bold reform launched by the Centre, Narasimhan said the new taxMore
Published 05-Oct-2017 19:39 IST
Bhopal: A 14-year-old boy from Andhra Pradesh, who was travelling to New Delhi with his teacher without the consent of his parents, was spotted in a train and handed over to his father by the Railway Protection Force (RPF) here. The boy, from Kurnool in AP, and the teacher were traced by the BhopalMore
Published 05-Oct-2017 15:57 IST
Hyderabad: With Andhra Pradesh heading for early polls before 2019, several TV channels on Wednesday started broadcasting speculations of possible alliances between parties.
Published 05-Oct-2017 12:21 IST
Hyderabad: Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd has launched Sevelamer Carbonate tablets, 800 mg, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Renvela (sevelamer carbonate) tablets, in the US market following approval by the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA). A release issued by the drug maker lastMore
Published 30-Sep-2017 15:37 IST
Hyderabad: Former Union minister and BJP MP Bandaru Dattatreya would organise 'Alai Balai', an apolitical event he has been hosting here on the occasion of Dasara festival for the last 12 years, on October 1. The event, aimed at promoting cordial relations among leaders cutting across party lines,More
Published 28-Sep-2017 21:13 IST
New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday said that the state had submitted a revised estimate for the Polavaram irrigation project pegging the cost at over Rs 58,000 crore. The earlier estimate as per 2010-11 price level put the cost at over Rs 16,000 crore, accordingMore
Published 27-Sep-2017 07:12 IST
Hyderabad: The Alliance for Social Justice (ASJ), which swept the student union elections in the University of Hyderabad (UoH) recently, has resolved to take forward the Rohith Vemula movement and the fight against "fascist forces". "The alliance itself is a message to carry forward the movement. WeMore
Published 25-Sep-2017 21:29 IST
Amaravati: Telugu film star and Jana Sena Party founder K Pawan Kalyan has been chosen for the Indo- European Business Forum's Excellence Award this year in recognition of his commendable work in various fields. The 46-year-old has been given the award in recognition of his commendable work "as anMore
Published 25-Sep-2017 20:38 IST | Updated 22:33 IST
Hyderabad: Alleging irregularities and delay in the execution of multi-purpose Polavaram irrigation project, the main opposition YSR Congress in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into the ongoing works. Talking to reporters here, YSRC leader Botsa Satyanarayana alleged that the costMore
Published 20-Sep-2017 19:37 IST | Updated 22:03 IST
New Delhi/Hyderabad: Around 91 per cent of 15-year-old children were enrolled in secondary schools in 2016 in comparison with 78 per cent in 2009, but there has been no improvement in the learning outcomes, according to a survey conducted in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
Published 15-Sep-2017 19:35 IST
Hyderabad: With an aim to strengthen their base across the state ahead of a possible early election, the ruling Telegu Desam Party and opposition YSR Congress Party have resorted to 'door-to door' campaigns in the state. Shortly after facing a humiliating defeat in Nandyal by-poll, YSRCP began 'YSRMore
Published 13-Sep-2017 12:12 IST
Hyderabad: The existing first-past-the-post electoral system in India has outlived its utility, former chief election commissioner T S Krishnamurthy said, favouring proportional representation or candidates getting minimum percentage of votes to get elected. As per the first-past-the-post electoralMore
Published 12-Sep-2017 15:57 IST
New Delhi/Hyderabad: Lt Governor of Puducherry Kiran Bedi acclaimed Andhra Pradesh Government's new helpline service to curb corruption and stressed that every district in the country should adopt this initiative in order to deal with injustice happening to people. Lauding Chief Minister ChandrababuMore
Published 10-Sep-2017 21:49 IST
Hyderabad: When the country is about to become the first in the world to cross 1.5 billion population in the world, Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu urged couples to have more kids. Naidu was expressing his concern over the growing dependency on robots. He said that the educatedMore
Published 07-Sep-2017 12:38 IST
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday paid tribute to Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his birth anniversary and felicitated 127 teachers on the occasion of Teachers' day. "Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan makes the state proud. He worked in my district too. Dr.More
Published 05-Sep-2017 11:58 IST | Updated 18:44 IST
Hyderabad: A video clipping allegedly showing Indian cricketer Ambati Rayudu involved in a scuffle with a man in what appears to be an incident of road rage went viral on social media Thursday. The video clip shows the batsman stepping out of his car and indulging in heated exchange of words and aMore
Published 01-Sep-2017 07:56 IST | Updated 08:23 IST

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