Andhra Pradesh

AP cabinet approves draft law on rape: Death penalty to rapists, verdict within 21 days

The cabinet approved amendments to give death penalty to convicts in cases of ‘heinous offences of rape and gangrape’.

AP Assembly sees heated row between Naidu and Speaker, YSRCP demands Naidu’s suspension

The YSRCP took offense to Naidu’s impolite tone while responding to a derogatory comment by the Speaker.

English medium in govt schools will help Dalit kids: Jana Sena’s sole MLA in assembly

Razole MLA Varaprasada Rao said that it will benefit Dalit students and that he will support any decision by the government if it benefits the people.

TDP protests hike in APSRTC bus fares, Nara Lokesh travels by bus to Amaravati

TDP leader Chandrababu Naidu hit out at CM Jagan Mohan Reddy for increasing the bus fare without taking the confidence of the state Assembly and Council.

Don't politicise his death: Kin of AP man who died in queue to buy vegetables

Sambi’s family hit out at political parties for trying take "political mileage" from Sambi’s death.

Trafficked to TN nearly 13 years ago, Andhra woman finally reunites with family

Latha, who went missing from Vijayawada in 2007, had approached the police on Monday in search of her biological family.

Two bike thieves arrested in Visakhapatnam, 26 two-wheelers recovered

Among the 26 bikes that were stolen, three are from Visakhapatnam, five from Vizianagaram, while 18 are from Srikakulam district.

5,023 directors of firms in AP disqualified by Registrar of Companies for not filing returns

The directors of these firms were found not to have filed any returns for the past three years.

War of words in assembly as CM Jagan and Naidu fight over onions and Heritage Fresh

Despite onion prices soaring across the country, the state has managed to sell onions at a subsidized rate of Rs 25.

With one foot out the TDP’s door, MLA Vallabhaneni Vamsi gets special seat in Assembly

TDP suspended Vamsi after he declared his support for the ruling party. But to join the YSRCP, he would have to resign as Gannavaram MLA.