Andhra Pradesh

World Bank drops $300 million loan for Amaravati as India withdrew request, here’s why

Exclusive: YSRCP tells TNM that World Bank dropped loan as India did not want a probe by world agency on alleged irregularities by Naidu govt.

Andhra Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan to take charge in Vijayawada on July 24

Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy is expected to attend the swearing-in ceremony along with his cabinet members and other dignitaries.

World Bank drops $300 million funding for Amaravati, Andhra's capital city

Under the Projects and Operations of the World Bank, the status of Amaravati Sustainable Infrastructure and Institutional Development Project is “Dropped”.

‘My Amaravati residence does not violate norms’: Naidu defends construction

CM Jagan Mohan Reddy accused Chandrababu Naidu of tweaking the by-laws in his favour, and setting a precedent for many dangerous constructions on a flood course.

2 tribals lynched to death in Visakhapatnam by members of CPI (Maoist)

The attackers, who claim to be members of the banned outfit CPI (Maoist), said the two were beaten since they were police informers.

VIP darshans at Tirupati Tirumala temple abolished overnight, new system soon

TTD Chairman YV Subba Reddy said there would still be a provision for visiting dignitaries which will be announced at a later time.

Andhra to get two Central unis as Parliament passes bill, but concerns remain

Several MPs noted that these central universities, like many others, are likely to be affected by issues related to funding, staff etc.

'Mining near Andhra's Kalyanapulova dam illegal, must be stopped', say activists

"A comprehensive investigation must be launched to identify and prosecute all officials who facilitated this brazen illegality," the HRF said in a statement.

Andhra gets new Governor, but govt yet to finalise Raj Bhavan

Even if the work starts now, the construction of Raj Bhavan might take at least a year.

Why trouble is brewing in Andhra over Kapu reservation once more

While the TDP claimed to have done their part by approving 5 % reservation for Kapus from the EWS quota, Chief Minister Jagan said that it was not feasible to implement.