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Girl, 19, Killed In Andhra Pradesh's Guntur: Police

Girl, 19, Killed In Andhra Pradesh's Guntur: Police

ANI | Thursday February 25, 2021, Guntur (Andhra Pradesh)

A 19-year-old student was allegedly murdered in Narsaraopet town of Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district on Wednesday afternoon, the police said.

Andhra Pradesh Government Accuses Ex-Union Health Secretary Of Misusing Position

Andhra Pradesh Government Accuses Ex-Union Health Secretary Of Misusing Position

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 24, 2021, Amaravati

The Andhra Pradesh government on Tuesday issued an order asking former Union Health Secretary Preeti Sudan to explain why disciplinary proceedings under relevant rules should not be initiated against her, close to seven months after the 1983 batch IAS officer retired from service.

Air India Express Accident At Andhra Airport Due To Pilot Error: Report

Air India Express Accident At Andhra Airport Due To Pilot Error: Report

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 24, 2021, Amaravati

A team of officials from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation visited the Vijayawada Airport at Gannavaram on Tuesday and conducted a preliminary investigation into the accident involving an Air India Express Boeing aircraft on February 20.

16 Injured As Clash Erupts Between TDP, YSRCP Workers In Andhra Pradesh

16 Injured As Clash Erupts Between TDP, YSRCP Workers In Andhra Pradesh

ANI | Wednesday February 24, 2021, Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh)

Sixteen persons were injured on Tuesday after a clash erupted between workers of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) in Mettavalasa village of Srikakulam.

"Can't Hold Inquiry": Supreme Court Court On Phone Conversation Linked To Alleged Land Scam In Amaravati

"Can't Hold Inquiry": Supreme Court Court On Phone Conversation Linked To Alleged Land Scam In Amaravati

Press Trust of India | Monday February 22, 2021, New Delhi

The Supreme Court Monday said it cannot hold an inquiry as to what was there in the phone conversation between former Andhra Pradesh high court judge Justice V Eswaraiah and a suspended trial court magistrate with regard to various issues including alleged ''Benami'' or illegal transactions related to the Amaravati land scam case.

Air India Express Plane Hits Electric Pole On Landing In Andhra Airport

Air India Express Plane Hits Electric Pole On Landing In Andhra Airport

Edited by Debanish Achom | Saturday February 20, 2021, Hyderabad

An Air India Express plane hit an electric pole while landing in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada, news agency ANI reported.

"Andhra's Rapid Industrialisation Only With Special Status": Jagan Reddy

"Andhra's Rapid Industrialisation Only With Special Status": Jagan Reddy

Press Trust of India | Saturday February 20, 2021, Amravati

The Centre should make credit available at lower costs for infrastructure building and also for boosting (industrial) manufacturing as prohibitive costs (of debt) have become the major impediment to growth, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy said on Saturday.

Over Rs 160 Crore Undisclosed Income Detected During Raid On Andhra Firm

Over Rs 160 Crore Undisclosed Income Detected During Raid On Andhra Firm

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 18, 2021, New Delhi

The Income Tax Department detected undisclosed income of over Rs 160 crore after it raided an Andhra Pradesh-based company engaged in financing and distribution of films and some other businesses, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said on Thursday.

Biennial Polls To Five Seats Of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council On March 15

Biennial Polls To Five Seats Of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council On March 15

Press Trust of India | Thursday February 18, 2021, New Delhi

Biennial elections to five seats of the Andhra Pradesh legislative council will be held on March 15, the Election Commission said on Thursday.

Andhra Pradesh Municipal Polls To Be Conducted On March 10

Andhra Pradesh Municipal Polls To Be Conducted On March 10

ANI | Monday February 15, 2021, Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh

Elections to 12 municipal corporations and 75 municipalities in Andhra Pradesh will be conducted on March 10, said the state's Election Commissioner on Monday.

14 Killed In Andhra Pradesh Bus Accident, 4 Survivors Are Children

14 Killed In Andhra Pradesh Bus Accident, 4 Survivors Are Children

Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Swati Sharma | Sunday February 14, 2021, Andhra Pradesh

14 people, including a child, on a pilgrimage tour, were killed as a bus and truck collided on a national highway in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool early this morning.

4 Dead After Bus Falls Into 200-Foot Gorge In Visakhapatnam

4 Dead After Bus Falls Into 200-Foot Gorge In Visakhapatnam

Written by Uma Sudhir | Friday February 12, 2021, Hyderabad

At least four people were killed and many injured after a tourist bus overturned and fell into a gorge in Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh on Friday evening.

Andhra Gram Panchayat Elections: 44 Unanimously Elected To Sarpanch Posts

Andhra Gram Panchayat Elections: 44 Unanimously Elected To Sarpanch Posts

ANI | Wednesday February 10, 2021, Vishakhapatnam

Results were declared for 292 out of 296 sarpanch posts that went to polling in the first phase of gram panchayat elections in Anakapalle revenue division in Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday.

Jagan Mohan Reddy's Sister Hints At Political Entry Independent Of Him

Jagan Mohan Reddy's Sister Hints At Political Entry Independent Of Him

Written by Uma Sudhir , Edited by Harish Pullanoor | Tuesday February 09, 2021, Hyderabad

YS Sharmila, daughter of former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Rajasekhar Reddy, and sister of the incumbent, YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, has indicated that she wants to bring "Rajanna Rajyam" ("Rajanna's rule") to Telangana. Holding talks with her late father's supporters today at her Lotus Pond residence in Hyderabad, she has sparked talk of her possible political entry.

First Phase Of Andhra Pradesh Panchayat Elections On Tuesday

First Phase Of Andhra Pradesh Panchayat Elections On Tuesday

Press Trust of India | Monday February 08, 2021, Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh

As many as 2,723 panchayats in Andhra Pradesh are set to go for polls in the first phase on Tuesday.