Andhra Pradesh

Ads for Hajj, Jerusalem pilgrimage on bus tickets to Tirupati triggers row, AP govt clarifies

The YSRCP government said that the tickets with the ads were printed during the previous Chandrababu Naidu-led TDP government rule.

NTR or YSR? The battle over renaming schemes in Andhra

The YSRCP is not only conducting an inquiry into projects launched by the TDP but is also renaming various welfare schemes of the state government.

Andhra to witness heavy rain, IMD issues 2-day alert

Fishermen in the state have been asked not to venture into the sea, as authorities expect rough seas and strong winds.

Andhra HC suspends Jagan govt’s cancellation of Navayuga contract in Polavaram project

The order came in response to a petition filed by Navayuga, who had received the contract when the Telugu Desam Party was in power in the state.

From pangolins to pythons, this AP man has rescued over 300 wild animals in a decade

Andra Phaneendra, a veterinary doctor, has also helped the Forest Department to save wild animals from poachers.

Decisions on Polavaram and PPAs came after discussions with PM Modi: YSRCP MP

"All the decisions were taken after discussions with the Centre and we would request people not to fall for the TDP's misinformation campaign," Vijayasai Reddy said.

BJP dubs Jagan 'anti-Hindu' for ‘failing’ to light lamp at US event, but it was electric

The BJP shared a video of Jagan and claimed that he walked away from a lamp before it was lit, but the YSRCP pointed out that it was an electric lamp.

'Can't afford to leave': Homes under water, Vijayawada residents rue govt apathy

Residents of Ramalingeswara Nagar and Rani Gari Thota say that they could not shift to the relief camps set up in Vijayawada, as they had to guard their belongings at home.

Ex-AP Speaker admits to 'shifting' Assembly furniture, computers to his residence

Kodela Siva Prasada Rao said that he had shifted the furniture to ensure its 'maintainance' and offered to pay the price of the items, as he had used them.

Krishna floods man-made, state failed to provide relief: Chandrababu Naidu

The Leader of Opposition visited low-lying areas in Vijayawada and parts of Krishna and Guntur district, where several people were affected by the floods.