Andhra Pradesh

YS Vivekananda Reddy murder: SIT takes 5 more into custody for questioning

One of the suspects, Parameswara Reddy who was absconding, was detained by the police.

AP Assembly: Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan to contest from Bhimavaram and Gajuwaka

The two seats were assessed as the best bets for Pawan Kalyan by the party’s General Body.

War of words between Andhra CM and Prashant Kishor: Strategist hits back

In what is being seen as a derogatory attack on Bihar and Biharis, Naidu said, “There’s no law and order in Bihar. All these people are coming and are committing cyber crimes.”

Is Special Category Status no longer a poll issue in Andhra?

Recent developments like the ‘data theft’ issue, missing voter names and the murder of Jagan’s uncle Vivekananda Reddy have changed the course of politics in the state.

Illegal liquor worth over Rs 1 crore seized from Guntur ahead of polls in Andhra

The Excise Department has set up check posts, control rooms and has deployed special teams to stem the tide of illegal liquor and nab those found violating the Model Code of Conduct in the state.

YS Vivekananda Reddy murder: SIT questions kin and associates of Andhra politician

Kadapa SP Rahul Dev Sharma said that the SIT had examined 20 witnesses and sent a few pieces of crucial evidence to the forensic lab for examination.

'If Jagan's YSRCP wins, KCR rules the state', says Andhra CM Naidu

The Andhra CM alleged that Jagan had colluded with KCR and Prime Minister Narendra Modi and ‘betrayed’ the state, adding that he had no right to even “sit in the opposition”.

AP assembly polls: BJP's list of candidates out, state chief to contest for Lok Sabha?

Andhra BJP chief Lakshmi Narayana had unsuccessfully contested from Guntur west in the previous elections.

Jana Sena Party chief Pawan Kalyan gives 21 Assembly and 3 Lok Sabha seats to BSP

BSP will contest from Tirupati, Bapatla and Chittoor Lok Sabha constituencies.

2 ‘Maoists’ killed in Andhra were Adivasi farmers: Eyewitnesses counter police claim

The police and CRPF, who were on a joint operation, had said that they believe the Maoists could have slipped into the region to create a disturbance as the elections are approaching.