The southwest monsoon today advanced to parts of coastal Andhra Pradesh and the Rayalaseema region and is expected to cover other parts of the state in one or two days, according to Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today expressed displeasure over Centre not completing the division of government institutions listed under Schedule 9 and 10 of the AP Reorganisation Act, 2014, even two years after the bifurcation of the state.
Toshiba Corp's Westinghouse Electric will relocate a planned project to build six nuclear reactors in India, said officials, bringing the first deal stemming from a US-India civil nuclear accord struck over a decade ago closer to reality.
Economic slowdown? Not for temples in Andhra Pradesh. A 27 per cent increase over last year in collections at shrines is natural, said Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu: "People are committing sins and to get rid of them, they are going to temples and offering money."
Women domestic workers from Andhra Pradesh are languishing in jails in Gulf states after attempting to flee abusive employers or overstaying their visas, said an Andhra Pradesh minister, urging the union government to help them.