Amaravati (AP): Saying that electronic voting machines (EVMs) have turned out to be a big threat to democracy, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, on Monday, demanded the Election Commission of India (ECI) to seek opinion of all political parties and revert to the paper ballot system.
Published 22-Jan-2019 05:22 IST
Vijayawada: The Detailed Project Report (DPR) for linking the Godavari and Cauvery rivers at a cost of Rs.60,000 crore is ready and will be submitted to the cabinet soon, Union Water Resources and River Development Minister Nitin Gadkari announced on Monday.
Published 22-Jan-2019 02:00 IST
Hyderabad: In a bid to strengthen Andhra Pradesh's network with the global investment community and promote it as an investment destination, state IT Minister Nara Lokesh will participate in the upcoming 49th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Published 18-Jan-2019 10:43 IST
Hyderabad: Ahead of the Assembly elections in Andhra Pradesh this year, the TRS Friday said the Y S Jaganmohan Reddy-led YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) can be its 'friend' if it does not align with the Congress or the BJP.
Published 11-Jan-2019 21:27 IST
Hyderabad: In a tragic incident reported from Andhra Pradesh, two men met a watery grave after they tried to escape from the police on Friday.
Published 11-Jan-2019 16:14 IST
Hyderabad: Three men were arrested on Tuesday by custom officials after they smuggled gold worth over Rs 1.08 crore to India from Myanmar. The total weight of the gold was found to be 3,314 grams.
Published 09-Jan-2019 23:32 IST
Amaravati: Former Prime Minister of United Kingdom (UK) Tony Blair met Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu at the RTG State Centre, Secretariat in Amaravati on Monday.
Published 08-Jan-2019 05:33 IST
Amaravati: NIA officials arrived in Visakhapatnam Saturday to take up the investigation into the knife attack on YSR Congress chief Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy in October last year, as the central agency probe sparked a fresh round of verbal duel between the main opposition party and ruling TDP in AndhraMore
Published 05-Jan-2019 22:36 IST
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley gave assurance to discuss the issue of handloom products having high tax rates imposed upon them in the next Goods and Services Tax (GST) council meeting after the members of parliament from Telegu Desam Party (TDP) raised their concern over high (GST) onMore
Published 04-Jan-2019 20:52 IST
Hyderabad/Vijayawada: Telangana and Andhra Pradesh ushered in the New Year with separate high courts as the chief justices and judges took oath on Tuesday. The high courts of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh became functional in Hyderabad and Amaravati respectively from Tuesday, consequent to aMore
Published 01-Jan-2019 14:48 IST
Hyderabad: A woman Constable identified as Priyanka on Sunday breastfed an abandoned two-month-old baby.
Published 01-Jan-2019 11:10 IST | Updated 12:51 IST
Hyderabad: When the world is waiting to welcome the year 2019, let's take a quick roundup of few states in the country.
Published 31-Dec-2018 23:53 IST | Updated 00:02 IST
Amaravati: In his second attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a week, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday dubbed him a "blackmailer" who "threatens" everybody to make them fall in line. Last Sunday, Naidu had termed the prime minister a "hollow man" who had "doneMore
Published 30-Dec-2018 19:47 IST | Updated 21:29 IST
New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh and Telangana will have separate high courts from January 1 with the Centre issuing orders for bifurcation of the High Court of Judicature at Hyderabad.
Published 26-Dec-2018 21:34 IST
New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh special representative Rammohan Rao on Monday criticised Narendra Modi led central government for non fullfillment of promises that were made for Andhra Pradesh.
Published 24-Dec-2018 23:43 IST
Amaravati: The Andhra Pradesh government Wednesday said that it would soon bring out nine 'white papers', highlighting the state's progress in various sectors since the bifurcation in 2014 and also incorporating a vision for the coming five years.
Published 19-Dec-2018 20:57 IST
Chennai: Consul General of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Hyderabad Mohammad Haghbin Ghomi called on Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswami on Wednesday.
Published 19-Dec-2018 14:55 IST
New Delhi: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Member of Parliament Naramalli Sivaprasad, known for making appearances by donning costumes of famous characters, dressed up as Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on Monday to demand special status for Andhra Pradesh.
Published 18-Dec-2018 02:00 IST
Vijayawada: The South Central Railway has cancelled over 50 trains in coastal Andhra Pradesh in view of severe cyclonic storm Phethai, which is set to hit the coast near Kakinada on Monday afternoon. Many trains from Vijayawada to various destinations in coastal Andhra were suspended as aMore
Published 17-Dec-2018 14:59 IST
Amaravati: The Combined Guided Weapon Firing exercise 'CROSSBOW-18' ended successfully on Thursday at the Suryalanka Air Force Station in Andhra Pradesh.
Published 13-Dec-2018 21:43 IST

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