Andhra Pradesh

Ambedkar statue demolished by miscreants in Andhra village, residents protest

The statue was razed to the ground on Wednesday night and cops are yet to trace the culprits.

Andhra promotes Vizag as tourist hub, Olive Ridley turtles may become vulnerable

Increasing tourism and diluting norms may cost Vizag its Olive Ridley population, warn activists.

As BJP braces to take on TDP, will a Kapu leader succeed Andhra chief Haribabu?

MLC Somu Veerraju, Pidikondala Manikyala Rao and Kanna Lakshminarayana are reportedly under consideration for the party’s top post in the state.

Surat rape case: Andhra man’s sample sent for DNA match, results to be out soon

The police said that they were exploring the angle and trying to establish the identity of the victim.

Dispute within gang leads to murder of rowdy-sheeter in Visakhapatnam

The murder took place at Pithapuram Colony under the jurisdiction of the MVP Colony Police Station.

Andhra man claims that minor in Surat rape case is his daughter, police to match DNA

The man told the police that the photo of the minor girl in the Surat rape case matched that of his daughter, who went missing in October.

TDP MLA Chintamaneni Prabhakar allegedly slaps man over poster of Andhra CM Naidu

As things escalated, the police stepped in to avoid any untoward incidents and restored normalcy in the area.

Rally at sea: TDP MLA protests on boats to avoid troubling people on roads

The legislator demanded that the central government must grant Special Category Status (SCS) to the state.

Cash crunch neither sudden nor temporary: Andhra, Telangana govts tell Jaitley

The Andhra Pradesh government termed Jaitley's statement as "irresponsible" and said people were facing hardships due to cash crunch.

Disabled Dalit woman raped in Andhra, police hunt for the accused

The police have registered a case of rape and also under sections of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.