The Andhra Pradesh government today announced it would waive farm loans of up to Rs 1.5 lakh per family, a move that is likely to impose a financial burden of Rs 35,000 crore on the cash-starved state exchequer.
It is impossible to watch the video without flinching, at the very least. For nearly three minutes, three young visually challenged children are caned. The assaulter, allegedly their teacher, also visually challenged, delivers blow upon blow. The children can be seen and heard screaming, begging to be spared.
Agriculture activities have picked up in Andhra Pradesh during the last one week following receipt of monsoon rains, though there is a 33 per cent shortage in rainfall during the current kharif season.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today directed District Collectors and other officials concerned to integrate the available water resources to increase ground water levels in their areas.
Parliament today passed a bill on setting up of the multi-purpose Polavaram irrigation project in Andhra Pradesh, with government assuring all possible steps for rehabilitation and resettlement of the affected people.
Environmental Advisor to United States' President Barack Obama and Chairman of Rocky Mountain Institute Amory B Lovins called on Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday and discussed the prospects of sharing of environment technology for the development of the state.
The Lok Sabha on Friday passed the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill 2014 amid protests from members of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi and others.
A committee appointed by the Centre to identify a location to set up AIIMS in Andhra Pradesh will visit the state soon, Andhra Pradesh Minister for Health and Family Welfare Kamineni Srinivas today said.
Andhra Pradesh government today welcomed the passing of AP Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill, 2014 by Lok Sabha that will transfer seven mandals in Bhadrachalam revenue division of Telangana to Andhra Pradesh.
Andhra Pradesh government today welcomed the passing of 'Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill', 2014 by Lok Sabha that will transfer seven mandals in Bhadrachalam revenue division of Telangana to Andhra Pradesh.
A controversial bill which paves the way for the Polavaram project in Andhra Pradesh by merging some villages and mandals of Telangana with Seemandhra was approved in the Lok Sabha today, amid stiff opposition from Telanga Rashtriya Samiti (TRS), Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and some other parties.
CPF (India) Pvt Ltd from Thailand is likely to invest about Rs 1,000 crore in Andhra Pradesh for setting up agri-based industries.
Andhra Pradesh governor and former Intelligence Bureau (IB) Director E S L Narasimhan was today examined by the Central Bureau of Investigation, or the CBI, as a witness in connection with the alleged misappropriation of funds in the purchase of a dozen VVIP helicopters from AgustaWestland, the Anglo Italian defence major.
Two prominent Telugu news TV channels have been taken off air by cable networks in the last few weeks after Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao was allegedly offended by the content telecast on these channels.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today asked MPs from the state to make collective and coordinated efforts to get the promises made during bifurcation realised.