Death toll in AP boat mishap rises to 19

Toll in the tourist boat accident in river Godavari in Andhra Pradesh mounted to 19 as seven more bodies were retrieved today. But taking out the boat that sank over 315 feet deep in the river is proving to be a herculean task, police said. Continue Reading

Row erupts between TDP & YSRC over former Speaker’s death

The death of former Andhra Pradesh Speaker Kodela Sivaprasada Rao triggered a political slugfest in the state with the Telugu Desam Party holding the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government responsible for the veteran leaders suspected suicide. Continue Reading

AP boat tragedy: Toll rises to 12; search on for 21 missing

The toll in the boat tragedy in Andhra Pradesh rose to 12 with the recovery of four more bodies including that of an infant, on Monday morning, official sources said. With 21 more people missing, extensive search operations were being carried out by Indian Navy, NDRF, SDRF and State authorities. Continue Reading

Chandrababu Naidu, son put under house arrest ahead of protest in AP

Telugu Desam Chief N Chandrababu Naidu and his son N Lokesh were placed under house arrest while several party leaders, including MLAs, were taken into custody today in a bid to stop them from organising an agitation in Guntur district against alleged eviction of some villagers. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Jagan’s YSRC poised for clean sweep in AP

The YSR Congress seems to be on course for making a clean sweep of the Lok Sabha seats with the party leading in all 25 seats in Andhra Pradesh. Continue Reading

Telangana polls: TRS chief continues tirade against Cong, TDP

Targeting the Congress and TDP, TRS chief and caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao Friday alleged Telangana had suffered in irrigation and other sectors due to negligence during their rule. Continue Reading

Natural farming: AP CM urges ryots to aim for nobel prize

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu Thursday said farmers from the state would be rewarded with Rs 100 crore if they won Nobel prize in natural farming. Continue Reading