Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today directed the collectors of districts affected by heavy rains like Nellore, Chittoor and Kadapa to prepare an action plan for speedy rehabilitation of the people.
Trina Solar, a Chinese solar power equipment manufacturer, on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Andhra Pradesh government to set up a plant with an investment of Rs 2,800 crore.
In a move that could trigger protests from tribals, the Andhra Pradesh government has given an approval for bauxite mining in 1,212 hectares of forest land in Visakhapatnam district with certain conditions.
Hit by financial problems, eight members of a family jumped into a reservoir in a suicide bid in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh, resulting in death of five, including three minors, police said today.
YSR Congress Party today warned the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) government in Andhra Pradesh not to lay foundation for dissent among people of other regions by concentrating development in a single place (capital city Amaravati).
As many as twenty-three 'rowdy sheeters' were picked up by police for questioning during a massive cordon and search operation conducted at Hakeempet area here, even as five African nationals were also found staying without valid documents.
The Visakhapatnam district and surrounding areas are experiencing heavy rains since last night under the influence of a 'trough' formed over the Bay of Bengal, weather officials said in Visakhapatnam today.