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The bill, Andhra Pradesh Decentralisation and Inclusive Development of All Regions Bill, 2020, was introduced by state finance minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy in the state assembly, which met for a three-day special session in Amaravati on Monday.
Updated on Jan 21, 2020 06:06 AM IST
Pawan Kalyan, who met BJP national working president J P Nadda in New Delhi on Monday, held talks with the BJP leaders from Andhra at a hotel in Vijayawada to work out a joint political strategy in the state.
Updated on Jan 16, 2020 08:08 PM IST
Holding green flags and tricolours, the people, under the banner of Joint Action Committee and Amaravati Parirakshan Samithi (Committee to protect Amaravati), began their marathon walk at Thullur village at around 10.30 am and walked up to Mandadam village near state secretariat covering a total distance of around 10 km.
Updated on Jan 07, 2020 08:00 AM IST
Abhishek Raman survived some anxious moments especially in the 90s before pulling KV Sasikanth over square leg to score his second successive century.
Updated on Dec 25, 2019 07:28 PM IST
Kolkata |Press Trust of India
With the openers falling cheaply, it was Andhra’s middle-order who rose to the occasion as Ricky Bhui (70 batting), Manish Golamaru (42) and Karan Shinde (48) repaired the early damage to help their side take a 34-run lead.
Updated on Dec 19, 2019 08:20 AM IST
Indo Asian News Service |Indo Asian News Service
Ranji Trophy: The official Twitter handle of BCCI Domestic posted a 13-second video in which the snake can be seen slithering around in the field even as the players watched on with puzzled faces.
Updated on Dec 09, 2019 02:48 PM IST
Vijaywada |Indo Asian News Service
‘People might write anything but...’: MSK Prasad speaks about relationship with MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli
Speaking about his tenure, Prasad said that he knew how to manage personalities as he was a management student and that he was also the director at the Andhra Cricket Association where he built the system from scratch.
Updated on Nov 27, 2019 03:21 PM IST
The Survey of India released the new map of India mentioning Amaravati as the capital of Andhra Pradesh.
Updated on Nov 22, 2019 11:41 PM IST
Vellanki Simhadri had robbed the victims of ₹24.60 lakh in cash and 35.25 tolas of gold, police said. The police has so far recovered Rs1.63 lakh cash and some gold from him.
Updated on Nov 07, 2019 01:22 AM IST
Chief secretary LV Subrahmanyam said Andhra Pradesh will celebrate its formation on November 1 regularly. Subrahmanyam has given instructions to all district collectors to hold the celebrations in a big way on Friday.
Updated on Oct 31, 2019 09:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | HT Correspondent
JJP’s commitment to enact a right to work legislation and ensure 75% reservation in private sector jobs for Haryana youth can become a bone of contention between the two allies
Published on Oct 30, 2019 11:10 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Hitender Rao, Chandigarh
Polepalli Venkatesh, from Gorantla village in Guntur district, hanged himself on October 2 after recording a video in which he claimed he was ending his life as he was unable to feed his family.
Updated on Oct 28, 2019 10:36 PM IST
In line with the new excise policy that will come into force on October 1, the YSR Congress Party government headed by Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy has already started restricting the sale of liquor in retail outlets.
Updated on Sep 27, 2019 07:49 AM IST
Hyderabad | HT Correspondent
The inter-state one-day competition for the Vijay Hazare Trophy that began on Tuesday thus becomes the season’s first genuinely major tournament. National chief selector MSK Prasad told HT that the tournament’s competitiveness, especially this season, makes it important for his panel.
Updated on Sep 25, 2019 08:37 AM IST
The incident took place at G K Veedhi block, bordering Odisha, when the police were conducting combing operations.
Updated on Sep 22, 2019 07:20 PM IST
The YSR Congress party government has decided to cut down the number of liquor outlets and restrict its sale. Under the new policy, which will come into effect from October 1, the number of liquor outlets would be reduced from 4,380 to 3,500, which amounts to downsizing of 20% of such shops.
Updated on Sep 06, 2019 04:00 AM IST
In his letter, Rao said Andhra Bank, founded in 1923 by Bhogaraju Pattabhi Seetharamayya, a renowned freedom fighter and associate of Mahatma Gandhi, was the only nationalized bank founded in Andhra Pradesh and was considered the pride of the Andhra people in the last 96 years.
Updated on Aug 31, 2019 09:24 PM IST
The Thulluru police registered a case against Kodela and his son under Sections 409 and 411 (dishonestly receiving stolen property) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
Updated on Aug 25, 2019 09:28 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh minister Satyanarayana Botsa said the Krishna river flooding in Amaravati proved that former chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu has chosen a wrong place for the construction of the capital.
Updated on Aug 21, 2019 01:21 AM IST
The incident happened at K P Doddi village of Gummagatta block early this week, but came to light only on Friday, when a video of the “village panchayat” in which village elder Boya Linganna was seen slapping the girl repeatedly, beating her with a stick and kicking her went viral on social media.
Updated on Aug 17, 2019 09:17 AM IST
In a series of setbacks to Polavaram major irrigation project, the National Green Tribunal has halted linked-projects. Polavaram project was close to former Andhra chief minister Chandrababu Naidu.
Updated on Aug 13, 2019 09:28 PM IST
According to reports from Bhadrachalam, flood water entered the halls where lunch is served to the devotees free-of-cost in the temple premises, besides shopping complexes around the temple. The authorities are pumping out water from the temple vicinity.
Updated on Aug 09, 2019 09:07 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday made an aerial survey of the flood-ravaged areas of East and West Godavari districts and conducted a review with his cabinet colleagues and officials on the relief measures being taken in the areas.
Updated on Aug 08, 2019 09:40 PM IST
There are no takers for the post of Pradesh Congress Committee president since former minister N Raghuveera Reddy quit on May 19, four days before counting of votes for the April-May general elections.
Updated on Aug 03, 2019 07:40 AM IST
The closure comes two months after Chandrababu Naidu-led TDP lost power to arch rival, Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy, of the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) in the state.
Updated on Aug 02, 2019 12:21 AM IST
Anna canteens, named after former chief minister and Telugu Desam Party founder N T Rama Rao who was fondly called as “Anna” (elder brother), were first started on pilot basis in Amaravati in June 2016. The decision by the Jagan Reddy government came as a big disappointment to the poor who used to get breakfast, lunch and dinner at a nominal price of ₹5 each.
Updated on Aug 01, 2019 06:57 PM IST
In last week’s annual budget, the government earmarked an insignificant amount of ₹500 crore for Amaravati, thereby sending clear signals that construction of the capital city was not in the list of priorities of CM Jagan Mohan Reddy.
Updated on Jul 17, 2019 08:14 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Amaravati | Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
Anantapur police superintendent B Satya Yesu Babu said the murders could have been committed in the blind belief that the murderers would find treasure by making human sacrifices.
Updated on Jul 16, 2019 12:04 AM IST
Annihilating the Telugu Desman Party (TDP) by getting its members to defect isn’t just sweet revenge against bête noire Chandrababu Naidu.
Updated on Jun 30, 2019 07:50 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Vinod Sharma
Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy held a five-hour meeting with Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao at the latter’s camp office in Hyderabad on Friday.
Updated on Jun 28, 2019 11:27 PM IST
Hyderabad |HT Correspondent