A woman Naxal commander, carrying a reward of Rs. 5 lakh on her head, turned herself in before senior police officers in Warangal on Tuesday.
Slavery-like conditions and the physical violence rained on her by her 'owner' had imprisoned 7-year-old Kalyani Shitala (name changed) for months at the Alluri Seetha Ramaraju Academy of Medical Sciences. But now she can start afresh.
Two persons including the baby's father, a labourer and one mediator, allegedly sold the baby 10 days ago, the police said, quoting a complaint lodged by the Integrated Child Development Services authorities.
Condemning the brutal rape of a five-year-old girl in Delhi, CPI (M) Politburo member Brinda Karat today said that it was a "shameful" act and demanded strong action against the policemen accused of offering bribe to the victim's family to bury the case.
Maintaining that the Land Acquisition Bill dilutes the rights of tribals in scheduled areas, CPI(M) Politburo member Brinda Karat today demanded that the UPA government refer the proposed legislation to a Select Committee of Parliament for further discussion.
A scene in a recently released Telugu movie 'Rebel,' inspired a teenager in Andhra Pradesh's Nellore district to cut a taxi driver's throat on Saturday, according to police, Ashok Das reports.
A network of CCTVs will now keep an eye on Hyderabad, which has seen at least three major bomb blasts over the past six years and repeated communal clashes.
Two days after a woman died when she was pushed in front of a truck for resisting harassment, the Andhra Pradesh high court sought a report from the state police today.
Seven men in an inebriated condition pushed a woman under the wheels of a speeding truck, leading to her death, after she took on them and resisted their harassment, police said.
Normal life in Andhra Pradesh was hit on Tuesday as opposition parties in the state called for a shutdown to protest the hike in electricity tariff.
Sabita Indra Reddy, first woman home minister of Andhra Pradesh, on Monday became the third minister to be named by the CBI among the accused in connection with the disproportionate assets case of YSR Congress chief Jaganmohan Reddy.
Press Council of India chairman justice (retd) Markandey Katju today invoked Ramayana to appeal to journalists to help transform India into a modern society.
Students of Ravindra Bharathi School (RBS) will represent Andhra Pradesh in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) contest for the year 2013.
A team of Andhra Pradesh CID today took a software engineer, wanted by US authorities for murder of his wife and two children, to Delhi for producing him before a court there tomorrow with regard to extradition.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA), which is probing the twin blasts in Hyderabad in February, has made a breakthrough by identifying the owner of the two bicycles that were used to hide the explosives.