Andhra Pradesh

Farmers stage fiery chilli-burning protest in AP and Telangana

Farmers are burning chillies on the highway to protest the produce’s falling prices.

Andhra may develop Nagarjunasagar airport soon, land availability being checked

The Nagarjunasagar airport was reportedly built in the 1960s, and was spread across 90 acres.

Hyderabad HC asks Andhra officials to investigate illegal mining in reserve forest area

The petitioner alleged that a company was illegally mining at Mulaga with the help of district authorities.

YSRCP workers protest against Tollywood actor and MLA Balakrishna for ignoring water crisis

The protesters carried empty pots and painted on buffaloes to catch the govt's attention.

Andhra earned total revenue of Rs 46,000 crore for 2016-17, breaking down the numbers

The state has seen a revenue growth rate of 9.81%, for the year 2016-17, compared to that in the previous financial year.

A young man from Vijayawada was stabbed to death following a fight over cricket

The youngster was stabbed in the chest and died in a hospital while undergoing treatment.

Nara Lokesh embarks on state-wide tour, to address 'issues of rural Andhra'

Lokesh, who was elected to the state legislative council last month, is a first-time minister.

Officials crack down on chemical ripening of mangoes at Vijayawada's Nunna market

Speaking to the media, officials said that they had found packets of 'Chinese Ethylene Powder’.

Kesineni woes: Angry workers demand salary, stage protest at Vijayawada office

As many as 110 employees of Kesineni Tours and Travels staged a massive protest.

Former Andhra minister Devineni Nehru dies at 65, after cardiac arrest

A key figure in Vijayawada politics, he had joined TDP when it was floated by NT Rama Rao in early 1982.

Nara Lokesh wants criminal action against social media users 'tarnishing' image of TDP

This comes after several people on social media began mocking Lokesh over his fumbles in public.

India’s first 'tourist friendly' 40 seater Vistadome coach all set to operate from Vizag

The coach consists of 40 seats, and each chair will cost Rs. 650 per head.

Andhra imposes annual 60-day ban on fishing in Bay of Bengal to let fish breed

Until 2015, the annual ban was reportedly imposed for a period of 45 to 47 days.

TDP MP revolts against Andhra CM over representation of SC/STs in cabinet, Naidu hits back

Naidu made it clear that he will not tolerate anybody pursuing a personal agenda.

After shutting down Kesineni Travels, V'wada MP says he will never operate in 'corrupt' Telugu states

This comes days after he shut the travels, following a tiff with a bureaucrat.

Road laid for Krishna Pushkaralu caves in at Vijayawada, causing traffic woes

The incident reportedly happened near the fish market in One Town.

Video: This Andhra village lines up every year, to get kicked by a 'baba'

The longstanding tradition brings prosperity, say devotees.

TTD may soon need to get FSSAI license to run kitchen and sell Tirupati laddus

The TTD may soon also have to follow regulations of the Food Safety Standards Act.

Ten years later, Andhra police likely to reopen Ayesha Meera rape and murder case

The DGP said based on legal possibilities the police may go in for a reinvestigation.

'We down south, are the foundation of the nation': Pawan Kalyan hits out at BJP, Tarun Vijay

Accusing north Indian leaders of bias, the actor-politician urged southern parties to come together under one common platform.

Five deaths and a pungent village: The aftermath of a chemical leak in an Andhra village

Days after five men died in a chemical tank in an Andhra food company, 'justice' remain elusive