Andhra Pradesh

Row over images of Christ on Andhra ration cards, govt says TDP supporter printed them

Images of the ration card had been doing the rounds on social media, blaming the Jagan Mohan Reddy government for hurting Hindu sentiments.

Woman trafficked from Vijayawada to TN 23 years ago returns to look for her family

After recently losing her adoptive mother, Latha has sought the police’s help to look for her biological family, who she says live in Vijayawada.

Andhra CM Jagan promises law to punish rapists within 21 days, praises Hyd encounter

The proposed Bill will address moral policing on social media, porn websites, and prohibition, an official govt release said.

MLA Roja slams Rights Commission for probing encounters but not visiting Disha's family

“They are crying foul over human rights violations. Do only the accused have human rights?” Nagari MLA Roja said on Monday.

Visakhapatnam leads adoption of PhonePe among non-metro cities

Flipkart-owned PhonePe said in a statement that in Vizag, 87% of smartphone users are registered users of PhonePe.

TDP stages protest over rising onion prices, Chandrababu Naidu slams CM Jagan

The protest near the state Secretariat comes on the same day that the winter session of the Andhra Assembly began.

Andhra man dies of cardiac arrest while standing in queue to buy subsidized onions

The victim was identified as Sambi Reddy. He was declared brought dead.

From 1924, a look at the history of encounter killings in the two Telugu states

Since the 1960s, encounters have been used as a form of suppression of peasant and tribal movements, say activists. Now, the ambit of who is encountered has gotten murky.

Police arrest Pakistani national living in Andhra’s Kurnool for past 11 years

The accused had been under the scanner of counterintelligence authorities after he repeatedly made calls to his relatives in Pakistan.

Transfer YS Vivekananda murder probe to CBI, state police have failed: AP BJP chief

Vivekananda Reddy was hacked to death at his residence at Pulivendula in Kadapa district on March 15.