10 Apr 2015
Chennai: The Madras High Court on Friday extended the time for preserving the bodies of six persons, gunned down in an encounter in the Seshachalam forests of Andhra Pradesh, till April 17, but refused to pass any order on re-postmortem.
08 Apr 2015
Chennai/Tirupati: Protests continued in several parts of Tamil Nadu on Wednesday over gunning of 20 people, many of them Tamils, over charges of red sanders smuggling in Chitoor district in Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday, with political parties and rights groups condemning the incident as a violation of human rights and demanding action.
10 Apr 2015
Chennai: Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Friday announced a cash relief of Rs one lakh to the families of 20 woodcutters, alleged to be red sanders smugglers, who were gunned down in Andhra Pradesh on April 7.
07 Apr 2015
New Delhi: National Human Rights Commission on Tuesday issued a notice to Andhra Pradesh government seeking a report on the killing of 20 alleged red sanders smugglers by police in the state, observing that the incident "involved a serious violation" of human rights of individuals.
19 Mar 2015
Hyderabad: Eight members of the Opposition YSR Congress were suspended on Thursday from the Andhra Pradesh Assembly for three days for "unruly behaviour" in the House.
02 Mar 2015
New Delhi: A Bill to raise the number of members of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council from 50 to 58 was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday, amid protests by some Opposition members.
03 Feb 2014
Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Bill-2013, which was referred to the state Legislature for expressing its views on the proposed bifurcation under Article 3 of the Constitution, was on Monday returned to the Centre.
30 Jan 2015
Guntur: Andhra Pradesh government on Thursday said about 8,100 acres of land has been acquired from farmers for construction of a new capital city.
16 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Unaffected by the swirling political controversies and scams, the Trinamool Congress on Monday established its supremacy in West Bengal by retaining both Bongaon Lok Sabha and Krishnaganj assembly seats with handsome margins while the ruling parties in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Goa and Arunachal Pradesh won an assembly by-election each respectively.
27 Jan 2014
Hyderabad: Countering Union Minister Jairam Ramesh’s claim that the ‘draft Bill’ and the ‘Bill’ (related to AP Reorganization) were the same, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Monday questioned if it was the former's personal opinion or that of the Centre.