Andhra

  • Sankranti kicks off with Bhogi in Telangana, Andhra
    7:51 AM

    Hyderabad, Jan 14 (IANS) The three-day Sankranti festival kicked off with fervour and gaiety across Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Wednesday with the celebration of Bhogi on the first day. This is the first Sankranti, the harvest festival, after Telangana was carved out of Andhra Pradesh as a separate state. Towns

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  • Supreme Court orders status quo on cock fights in Andhra
    6:11 PM

    New Delhi/Hyderabad, Jan 12 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday directed status quo to be maintained on the traditional cock fight games during the Sankranti festival in Andhra Pradesh. Asking the Andhra Pradesh High Court to review the case and hear all sides, including the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI),

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  • Singapore appoints two firms to plan Andhra capital
    5:55 PM

    Hyderabad, Jan 12 (IANS) Singapore has appointed two firms – Surbana International Consultants and Jurong International – to prepare a master-plan of the new capital of Andhra Pradesh in Vijayawada-Guntur region, it was announced here Monday. S. Iswaran, minister in the Singapore prime minister’s office, made the announcement at a

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  • Supreme Court orders status quo on cock fights in Andhra
    12:34 PM

    New Delhi/Hyderabad, Jan 12 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday directed status quo to be maintained on the traditional cock fight games during the Sankranti festival in Andhra Pradesh. Asking the Andhra Pradesh High Court to review the case and hear all sides, including the Animal Welfare Board (AWB), a division

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  • Naidu invites Australian firms to invest in Andhra
    12:14 PM

    New Delhi/Hyderabad, Jan 12 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu Monday invited Australian companies to invest in the state, especially in sectors like energy, mining, resources, infrastructure and financial services. Addressing India-Australia Summit, organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in New Delhi, he also sought investment

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  • Ranji: Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Baroda, Andhra, Hyderabad win
    1:49 PM

    New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Baroda, Andhra and Hyderabad registered victories in the Ranji Trophy encounters Thursday. Rajasthan beat Punjab by nine wickets, thanks to pacers Pankaj Singh (four for 57) and Aniket Choudhary (four for 52), who helped the hosts dismiss the visitors for 247 in the

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  • President, PM condole Andhra accident deaths
    2:50 PM

    New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday condoled the deaths in a bus accident in Andhra Pradesh and wished “speedy recovery” to the injured. In a message to Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan, the president said: “I am deeply saddened to learn about

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  • 16 killed, 50 injured in Andhra bus accident (Third Lead)
    2:35 PM

    Hyderabad, Jan 7 (IANS) At least 16 passengers, almost all of them college students, were killed and 50 were injured when a crowded bus slid down the road in Andhra Pradesh’s Anantapur district Wednesday, police said. The accident occurred between Penukonda and Madakasira, about 450 km from here. The toll

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  • 14 killed, 40 injured in Andhra bus accident
    8:17 AM

    Hyderabad, Jan 7 (IANS) At least 14 passengers, half of them students, were killed and 40 were injured when a crowded bus slid down the road in Andhra Pradesh’s Anantapur district Wednesday, police said. The accident occurred between Penukonda and Madakasira, about 450 km from here. The toll may go

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  • Modi condoles deaths in Andhra bus accident
    7:37 AM

    New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday expressed grief and condoled the loss of lives in a bus accident in Andhra Pradesh’s Anantapur district. “PM has expressed grief on the unfortunate accident in Anantapur, AP. He extends condolences to the families of those who lost their lives,”

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  • Hunt for SIMI activists in Andhra district
    7:17 AM

    Hyderabad, Jan 7 (IANS) An alert was sounded in Sriharikota, Tada and other areas in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh Wednesday as police launched a hunt for five suspected activists of the banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI). Authorities have tightened security at Sriharikota Range (SHAR), the satellite launching

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  • 12 die in Andhra bus accident
    6:27 AM

    Hyderabad, Jan 7 (IANS) At least 12 passengers were killed and 40 were injured when a bus slid down in a hilly area in Andhra Pradesh’s Anantapur district Wednesday, police said. The accident occurred Wednesday morning between Penukonda and Madakasira in Anantapur district, about 450 km from here. The toll

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