13 Jun 2015
Rajahmundry (AP): As many as 22 people, including seven children, were killed today when their vehicle fell off a bridge over Godavari river at Dowleswaram. The tragedy occurred as a group of pilgrims was returning in an SUV after a visit to the Tirupati temple, police said, adding that the ill-fated travellers hailed from Achyutapuram near Visakhapatnam.
10 Jun 2015
Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh government has decided to seek Centre's intervention in asking the Governor to exercise his powers in the common capital of Hyderabad with Telangana as it accused the dispensation in the newly-formed state of tapping phones of its Ministers, MPs and officers.
19 May 2015
Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh government on Monday set a three-year deadline to transform the state into 'Aarogya Andhra Pradesh'.
14 Aug 2015
Hyderabad: Global technology giant Microsoft will be working with the Andhra Pradesh government on a pilot project called the 'White Spaces' in Srikakulam, a technology that uses unused television spectrum to deliver low cost Internet connectivity.
24 Apr 2015
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday said that his party would like to see Andhra Pradesh and Telangana emerge as front-ranking states in terms of development.
28 Apr 2015
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh would form a special police force for the safety and security of tourists in the state. The force would have special police stations for tourists, apart from a round-the-clock call centre and a guidance centre, Secretary (Tourism and Culture) Neerabh Kumar Prasad informed Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu during a meeting to finalise state's tourism policy.
14 Nov 2015
Chandigarh: Hitting back at Punjab deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal for alleging Congress role in mobilising people for 'Sarbat Khalsa', PPCC chief Partap Singh Bajwa today asked him 'come out with proof' showing the party's involvement.
24 Aug 2015
Anantapur: A Congress MLA from Karnataka was among six people killed when a speeding granite-laden truck rammed into Bangalore-Nanded Express train after breaking the gate at a level crossing in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh in the wee hours today.
27 May 2015
Hyderabad: The death toll due to severe heat wave sweeping Andhra Pradesh has risen to 852 with the scorching weather claiming 202 lives in Prakasam district alone, officials said. As per Meteorological Department, the heat wave conditions would prevail in the state for now.
24 May 2015
Hyderabad/New Delhi: The searing heat wave in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana has killed 432 people so far with more deaths reported on Sunday as vast swathes of the country reeled under the unrelenting summer heat.