Andhra Pradesh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 10, 2016
On a day Andhra Pradesh saw a shutdown after the central government announced a special package for it rather than the special status it was demanding, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met a delegation of BJP leaders from the state and urged them to work for its development.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 9, 2016
Congress on Thursday night attacked the Modi government for not keeping the promise of granting special category status to Andhra Pradesh, a commitment it said was given by the UPA regime.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 9, 2016
A day after government announced financial package for Andhra Pradesh, Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said the total assistance for projects already sanctioned and those proposed or are in the pipeline is about Rs 2.25 lakh crore.
Andhra Pradesh News | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday September 8, 2016
The centre has announced more financial assistance for Andhra Pradesh to make up for the loss in revenue that the state has suffered from the bifurcation to create Telangana, but opposition parties have made clear that nothing less than "special category status" for the state will do.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 7, 2016
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today held a meeting in Vijayawada with his cabinet colleagues over a likely announcement from the Central government on either the grant of special category status to the state or a special economic package for AP.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 7, 2016
The state government has come up with a new proposal to distribute smartphones to students free-of-cost as an "incentive for innovation".
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 6, 2016
As part of its efforts to develop Digital Andhra Pradesh, the state government has come up with a new proposal to distribute smart phones to students free-of-cost as an "incentive for innovation".
Andhra Pradesh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 2, 2016
The day-long nationwide strike called by trade unions today to oppose the NDA government's "anti-labour" policies and demand better wages, affected public transport and banking services in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 23, 2016
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu felicitated badminton player PV Sindhu and her coach Pullela Gopichand for winning the silver medal at Rio Olympics.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Arunava Chatterjee | Tuesday August 23, 2016
There was one champion and two states. So politicians from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh competed to welcome Olympic Silver medalist PV Sindhu who returned home to Hyderabad on Monday.
India News | NDTV.com | Tuesday August 23, 2016
A grand welcome has been planned to welcome badminton player PV Sindhu, who won silver in Rio.Both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana government are making various arrangements to welcome the Sindhu and her coach who will arrive around 10 AM. Ms Sindu is the first women in India to win an Olympic Silver Medal.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 20, 2016
Andhra Pradesh government today announced a slew of rewards, including a cash award of Rs 3 crore, to shuttler PV Sindhu who just clinched a silver medal in the Rio Olympics.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 17, 2016
Contesting the Centre's position that there is no proposal to increase the number of Assembly seats in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Telangana has asked the Union government to go in for constitutional amendment to honour the promise on the issue.
CarandBike Team (With Inputs from PTI) | Tuesday August 16, 2016
To further its role as an industrial hub for auto manufacturers, the Tamil Nadu government has reportedly offered Hyundai's subsidiary brand, Kia Motors, a major property to set up its upcoming plant in the state.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 3, 2016
Despite an assurance from the government that a solution will be found to Andhra Pradesh's demand for special status, members of the YSR Congress on Wednesday continued their protest in the Lok Sabha - the assurance has, however, convinced NDA ally Telugu Desam Party (TDP) to stay away from the demonstration.
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 30, 2016
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today said the government has filed a case in the Supreme Court to declare Andhra Pradesh's act of raising the height of the check dam across the Palar river as an act impacting the fundamental rights of the people of her state.
India News | Written by Rahul Shrivastava | Friday July 22, 2016
The ruckus over Aam Aadmi Party MP Bhagwant Mann's video of parliament disrupted both houses, but helped the government out of a tricky situation.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 5, 2016
Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, B N Reddy has told Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu that he has been pursuing the case of M Sai Srinivas, a native of Visakhapatnam, who was kidnapped in Nigeria, with the Federal as well as state governments.
CarAndBike Team | Thursday June 30, 2016
Maruti Suzuki India, the country's largest carmaker today announced signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)with the government of Andhra Pradesh to set up Institute of Driving Training and Traffic Research in the state (IDTR).
Telangana News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday June 29, 2016
The Union government has no role to play in the ongoing tussle between Telangana and Andhra Pradesh over the appointment of judges, law minister DV Sadandanda Gowda has told NDTV.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 26, 2016
As Andhra Pradesh builds its new capital city Amaravati, the process of shifting of government employees from the common capital of Hyderabad is going on at a brisk pace.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 3, 2016
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.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 3, 2016
It is the Japan government's "responsibility" to build Amaravati, the new capital of Andhra Pradesh, and make it next to Tokyo, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has said.
Indians Abroad | Reuters | Tuesday May 24, 2016
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.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 22, 2016
The Andhra Pradesh government today said that it will complete the process of relocation of its offices to Amaravati by the end of next month.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 11, 2016
After accidental death of a 21-year-old worker this morning, his fellow labourers started an agitation, pelted stones at police and set an ambulance on fire, at the construction site of the transitional headquarters of Andhra Pradesh government in Amaravati.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 30, 2016
YSR Congress President Y S Jaganmohan Reddy would hold a three-day fast from May 16 at Kurnool in Andhra Pradesh against the "faulty" irrigation policy of the TDP Government in the state.
Press Trust Of India | Thursday April 28, 2016
The state is concentrating on providing better medical care by strengthening government hospitals, the state government has claimed.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 25, 2016
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu formally inaugurated the state's interim government complex (temporary Secretariat) at Velagapudi village in capital region Amaravati early today.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 13, 2016
The Endowments Department of Andhra Pradesh government today issued an order banning use of fireworks as part of any temple festival in the state, days after the tragic Kollam temple fire in Kerala claimed 113 lives.