Andhra Pradesh : Two Maoists Killed in Encounter with Police

New Delhi : Two maoists were killed in an exchange of fire with the police in Agency area of Visakhapatnam district early Saturday. According to Visakhapatnam Rural police, 20 maoists were moving around in Buradamamidi village in the Agency area around 1 am and they opened fire at police personnel engaged in combing operations. Police […]

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‘Chowkidar’ Stole from AP Too, Says Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has arrived at Andhra Bhavan to extend support to Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu who is sitting on a day-long hunger strike demanding special status for his state and fulfilment of commitments made at the time of bifurcation. The TDP chief is staging the ‘Dharma Porata Deeksha’ […]

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Mob beating cops in Andhra police station; Video viral

Andhra Pradesh: Over 150 villagers stormed a police station in Andhra Pradesh’s Nellore district on Wednesday night and thrashed a sub-inspector and three constables. The police had called three residents for questioning over non-payment of a loan and allegedly subjected them to third-degree torture. The mob, allegedly drunk, attacked the cops when they were taking […]

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TDP members raise slogans in LS overspecial category for AP

New Delhi: TDP members in the Lok Sabha today once again raised the issue of special category status for Andhra Pradesh. They, however, did not troop into the Well and raised slogans from their benches. Wearing yellow stoles, they raised slogans like “we want justice”. One of them was dressed up like a royal, wearing a […]

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Will quit politics if BJP wins a single seat: Andhra Dy CM

Andhra Pradesh: Andhra Pradesh Deputy CM KE Krishnamurthy has claimed that he will quit politics if the BJP wins even a single seat in Andhra Pradesh in the 2019 elections. Slamming PM Narendra Modi for taking a “U-turn” on the special status promised to Andhra Pradesh, he added, “Telugu people would never forget how the […]

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TDP to move no-confidence motion against Modi govt during Parliament’s monsoon session

Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) is all set to bring a no-confidence motion against the Modi-led government in the Parliament’s upcoming monsoon session over the demand for a Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh. Party leader Lanka Dinakaran has said that his party will give a notice for a no-confidence motion, the day the House […]

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Andhra Pradesh: CM conducts house-warming ceremony for 3 lakh houses

Andhra Pradesh: Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today conducted the house-warming ceremony of 3 lakh double-bedroom houses built for poor. Ahead of the proposed state election in 2019, Andhra Pradesh government’s NTR Housing Scheme was seen as an effort of wooing the voters of the state. Andhra Pradesh government had planned to construct 13 lakh […]

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Amarnath Yatra death toll rises to 6 as 3 pilgrims die

Srinagar: Three pilgrims, including two from Andhra Pradesh, died today en route to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas due to various causes, taking the death toll in this year’s Yatra to six. Thota Radhnam, a 75-year-old woman from Fiwalayam in Andhra Pradesh, died of suspected cardiac arrest in a community […]

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