12 Aug 2011
Toeing the lines of Rythu Bazaar in Andhra Pradesh, Uzhavar Sandhai in Tamil Nadu and Mandi in Punjab, the Uttarakhand government is all set to come up with a concept of market where farmers having small land holdings can sell their yield directly to the consumers.
21 Oct 2014
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh government on Tuesday formally launched the Rythu Saadhikara Samstha (Farmers Empowerment Corporation-FEC) to provide agricultural debt redemption to farmers and also to act as a 'one-stop-shop' for farmer development, welfare and empowerment activities.
23 Sep 2016
Hyderabad: The states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh continue to be battered by heavy rains even as the two state governments have sought the help of the army.
09 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Political parties should do their ‘homework’ instead of sticking to their demand of seeking special status for Andhra Pradesh, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Friday.
18 May 2016
Vijayawada: Heavy rains lashed parts of Andhra Pradesh today as the depression over Bay of Bengal has intensified into a deep depression, the met office said.
08 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday night announced a financial package for Andhra Pradesh that includes full funding of Pollavaram irrigation project, tax concessions and a special assistance, but stopped short of giving the state a special category status.
02 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The Lok Sabha was adjourned twice on Tuesday during the zero hour when members of the BJP's ally Telugu Desam Party (TDP) created uproar, demanding special status for Andhra Pradesh.
01 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Central government has provided an assistance of Rs 6,403 crore to the Andhra Pradesh government under various provisions of the Andhra Reorganisation Act, 2014.
10 Sep 2016
Vijayawada: Telugu film star and Jana Sena Party chief Pawan Kalyan today launched a vitriolic attack on the Centre for denying special category state status to Andhra Pradesh and accused it of stabbing the people in the belly.
08 Sep 2016
Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution ratifying the proposed Constitution amendment bill which paves way for the introduction of Goods and Services Tax (GST) across the country.