03 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The heaviest rains in Tamil Nadu in over a century and floods have claimed 269 lives, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today, describing the situation as 'alarming'.
02 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Members in the Lok Sabha today made strong plea for all possible help and assistance to Tamil Nadu, battered by unprecedented rains, as it discussed the flood situation in various parts of the country.
27 Aug 2015
Hyderabad: In a shocking incident, a 10-day-old baby died after being bitten by rats in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of a government-run hospital in Guntur town of Andhra Pradesh.
27 Jun 2013
Polling for the second phase of Mandi parliamentary constituency began on Thursday in Himachal Pradesh's rain-ravaged Kinnaur district.
12 Jan 2015
New Delhi/Hyderabad: The Supreme Court on Monday directed status quo to be maintained on the traditional cock fight games during the Sankranti festival in Andhra Pradesh.
23 Nov 2015
Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today appealed to the Chinese government to design the proposed silk route via Visakhapatnam in the state.
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.
24 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved an amendment in the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act to rectify an anomaly in allocating the number of seats in the Andhra Pradesh legislative council and enhance the total number of seats to 58 as per provisions in the Constitution.
25 Dec 2014
Hyderabad: Christmas was celebrated with pomp and gaiety across Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on Thursday. Special prayers were conducted in churches since midnight and carols were sung in Hyderabad, which has a substantial population of Christians, and the two states.