Andhra Pradesh

Chandrababu Naidu told to vacate home due to flood alert, his son calls it a conspiracy

The Krishna river is swelling and water has been released from the Prakasam barrage (dam), but Nara Lokesh cries conspiracy.

Over 11,000 people moved to relief camps in 2 Andhra districts as river Krishna floods

A second-level flood warning continued to be in place at the Prakasam barrage and NDRF, SRDF and fire service teams have been deployed in Guntur and Krishna district.

AP Dalit man and minor cousin in love assaulted by village elder on family's request

The family was unwilling to file a police report and told the police not to interfere.

Can Andhra pay for Jagan's welfare schemes? Cash-strapped state govt faces uphill task

The welfare schemes announced by the YSRCP government since May 27 may further add to the burden on the state's public exchequer, deepening the fiscal crisis.

Won’t merge Jana Sena with any other party ‘even at gunpoint’: Pawan Kalyan

The actor-politician was addressing a meeting of party workers and leaders at the Mangalagiri party office on Friday.

In Andhra, 3 districts on alert as second level warning continues at Prakasam barrage

Following heavy rains in the catchment areas of Maharashtra and Karnataka, dams on the Krishna River in Andhra and Telangana have been getting massive inflow of water.

Controversy on drones over Chandrababu Naidu house, minister issues clarification

Irrigation Minister Anil Kumar Yadav clarified that drones are being used by the Irrigation Department to assess the flood situation in the area for the past three days.

Alert sounded in Andhra as 8 lakh cusecs of water released from Prakasam barrage

The water, which was released early on Thursday, submerged several low-lying areas in the district and relief efforts are ongoing.

Crypto firm Bitcoin India accused of cheating investors, it puts onus on RBI

AP-based Bitcoin India’s director points to the RBI ban on cryptocurrency and says that the investors’ money can be paid back only if the RBI unfreezes their bank accounts.

OYO to invest Rs 100 crore in Visakhapatnam to expand operations

This investment will go towards capex, infrastructure and talent.