Andhra Pradesh

Andhra farmers move HC against ‘expert committee’ deciding Amaravati's fate as capital

The farmers said that the committee was constituted in violation of the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) Act, 2014.

In blow to TDP, its youth wing President Devineni Avinash joins YSRCP in Andhra

MLA Vallabhaneni Vamsi, too, had resigned from TDP a few days ago and said he would support YSRCP.

Andhra CM Jagan launches mega scheme to revamp govt schools in state

Under the scheme 'Mana Badi Nadu Nedu', 45,000 government-run schools will undergo a complete makeover in the next three years.

Opinion: Switch to English medium isn’t enough to improve Andhra’s education

Unless school access and infrastructure issues are addressed separately, children will receive no better education whatever the medium of instruction.

A Vijayawada college is using QR codes on local plant species to help conserve them

Anyone with a smartphone can use a QR code scanning app to scan the code and see the scientific name and family of the plant.

Andhra shocker: 6-yr-old boy dies after falling into hot sambar vessel at school

Police have registered a case of causing death due to negligence based on a complaint from the boy’s father.

'Mafia backed by Jagan created sand scarcity in Andhra': Naidu sits on hunger strike

Naidu alleged that about 50 workers committed suicide as they were not finding the work in the absence of construction activity.

Opinion: Why English medium in Andhra govt schools will help democratise education

While the move to introduce English medium in Andhra government schools has attracted criticism, if implemented well, it could bring transformational changes in the education sector.

Two-year imprisonment and Rs 2 lakh fine for sand hoarders in Andhra

The state government also decided to observe a 'Sand Week' from November 14 to improve the availability of sand.

Andhra couple turns up at MRO office with bottle of petrol, detained

The couple, identified as Ramadevi and Subba Reddy, threatened to either burn the Mandal Revenue Officer (MRO) or set themselves on fire.