A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi was greeted with black flags in Assam during his visit to the State, a similar unpleasant situation has been witnessed in Andhra Pradesh, the key southern state Modi is touring today as part of the BJP’s pool campaigns.
Bhubaneswar: The cyclonic storm ‘Phethai’ formed over the Bay of Bengal is heading towards Andhra Pradesh and is likely to cross the region between Kakinada and Visakhapatnam by the afternoon today. Due to the cyclonic storm, nine districts in Andhra Pradesh are on high alert. The cyclone is likely to bring heavy rainfall in four districts of Odisha from today
Bhubaneswar: The deep depression over the Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during the next 12 hours. It is likely to intensify in to a severe cyclonic storm in next 24 hours. The cyclone ‘Phethai’ is likely to bring heavy rainfall to several parts of Odisha.
New Delhi: The deep depression over the South-West Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm in the next 12 hours. The system will further likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic circulation in the subsequent 36 hours. The effect of the cyclonic storm will be observed in five states, including Odisha in the next 24 hours.
Bhubaneswar: As per the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) bulletin, a low pressure area has been formed over South-East Bay of Bengal, which may cause moderate to heavy rainfall over South and Interior Odisha in the next 24 hours. The system is likely to move and touch the land in South Andhra Pradesh and North Tamil Nadu on 15 December, which may trigger very heavy rainfall in both the Sta
Bhubaneswar: In yet another example of step-motherly treatment towards Odisha, the Centre has not granted a single rupee to the State after the Titli hit and devastated two districts. Because of this treatment of the Centre, sharp reactions from all quarters are coming on this.
New Delhi: In a significant development, the supreme court today directed the to file an affidavit about the terms and conditions to conduct public hearing in Odisha and Chhattisgarh by Saturday.
Chennai: Cyclone ‘Gaja’ will make a landfall in the evening today between Cuddalore and Pamban of Tamil Nadu as per the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).
Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday alleged that TRS chief K. Chandrasekhar Rao, actor-politician Pawan Kalyan and YSR Congress leader Jaganmohan Reddy have colluded with the BJP to target him.
Ahmedabad: Land degradation can exacerbate climate change and threaten agricultural productivity, water quality, biodiversity, sustainable development, and the living conditions of humans and wildlife, among other effects. Globally, a third of our land is degraded, affecting three billion people, and it is expected to worsen with rising demand for food.
Hyderabad: Complacency on the part of Andhra Pradesh Police may have led to the killing of a legislator and a former legislator by Maoists on Sunday while the rebels appear have sent a message that they may be out but are not down.
Visakhapatnam: A ruling TDP MLA and a former legislator of his party were shot dead on Sunday by Maoists in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam district, police said.
Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu, against whom a non-bailable arrest warrant was issued by a Maharashtra court last week in a 2010 case, will not attend the court on September 21.
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): India on Sunday night successfully put into orbit two British earth observation satellites, NovaSAR and S1-4, in copy book style.
Hyderabad: A court in Maharashtra on Thursday issued warrant against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and TDP chief N. Chandrababu Naidu in an eight-year-old case relating to his protest over Babli Project.
Hyderabad: Ganesh Chaturthi began with pomp and gaiety in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Thursday as devotees installed the idols across the two states.
Vijayawada: A house warming ceremony turned tragic for a family in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district on Thursday as a man and his two children died of electrocution.
Vijayawada: The Andhra Pradesh government and Mastercard on Wednesday introduced e-Rythu, a mobile platform that provides farmers an easy and secure way to buy, sell and receive payments for agricultural products via their feature phones.
Amaravati: In a move to provide some relief to people reeling under increasing fuel prices, the Andhra Pradesh government on Monday announced reduction in Value Added Tax (VAT) on petrol and diesel by Rs 2 per litre in the state.
Hyderabad/Vijayawada: A day-long Bharat Bandh or nationwide shutdown called by the Congress and Left parties to protest rising fuel prices evoked partial response in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Monday.
Vijayawada: The Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Alibaba Cloud to adopt cloud computing frameworks within the government model.
Hyderabad: TDP founder NTR's son and actor-politician Nandamuri Harikrishna died in a road accident in Telangana's Nalgonda district early on Wednesday, doctors said. He was 61.
Mumbai: The Retailers Association of India (RAI) will help boost the fast growing retail sector in Andhra Pradesh especially in upcoming cities, besides promoting the state as an investment destination for retail and allied sectors, an official said on Monday.
Amaravati: Bonds for development of new Andhra Pradesh capital Amaravati were listed on Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Monday.
Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday said his government will continue the relentless fight for the state's rights, especially the special category status promised by the Centre at the time of bifurcation of united Andhra Pradesh in 2014.
Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Monday announced that he is ready to donate his organs after death.
Vijayawada: Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Monday said that its component supplier Holitech Technology will invest $200 million (nearly 1,400 crore) to set up a manufacturing unit in Andhra Pradesh that could generate 6,000 jobs in three years.
Vijayawada: At least eight workers were killed in a blast in a quarry in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool district on Friday, police said.
Vijayawada: Three brothers were killed in a bomb blast in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool town on Tuesday, police said.
Hyderabad: The Hyderabad High Court has impleaded 17 public representatives including a MP and eight state legislators of Andhra Pradesh for alleged violation of the court orders banning cockfighting.
New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said that Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh was an assurance made by him on behalf of the Parliament and he had expected his successor, Narendra Modi, to fulfil it.
New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said his government was taking steps to make the state Indias "innovation valley" with its capital Amravati housing nine "happy cities" with a perfect work-life balance for its residents.
Vijayawada: Four persons went missing while about 20 others were rescued after a boat capsized in Godavari River in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday, eye-witnesses said.
Vijayawada: Bodies of three out of four engineering students from Andhra Pradesh who were drowned in Krishna river near here on Saturday, were fished out on Sunday, police said.
Vijayawada: Nine persons were killed and four others injured when a bus hit an auto-rickshaw in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool district early on Sunday, police said.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has written a letter to Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, to stop the construction work of the Polavaram Project in the West Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh.