Post Tagged with: "Amaravati"

At $3.5bn, AP gets India?s single biggest FDI

At $3.5bn, AP gets India?s single biggest FDI

HYDERABAD: At $3.5 billion (approx. Rs 24,500 crore), it?s one of the in India in recent times and its coming to Andhra Pradesh. For, Indonesian pulp and paper giant Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) is setting up not only India?s but perhaps the largest paper mill in a single […]

Pushing state into ‘sunset‘ to see his ‘son rise‘: PM Modi attacks Chandrababu Naidu

Pushing state into ‘sunset‘ to see his ‘son rise‘: PM Modi attacks Chandrababu Naidu

Amaravati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday accused Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu of pushing the state into “sunset” to see his “son rise”, a mock reference to the state's tagline “Sunrise AP”. Addressing BJP workers in Andhra Pradesh through video-conference, Modi also invoked “Telugu pride”, alleging that Naidu […]

AP: Employees of Hyd HC leave for Amaravati

AP: Employees of Hyd HC leave for Amaravati

HYDERABAD: With the decks cleared for functioning of separate high courts of Andhra Pradesh and from New Year, employees and lawyers of Andhra Pradesh at the High Court of Judicature in Hyderabad left for on Monday. About 900 employees left for Amaravati in special buses as their Telangana counterparts saw […]

Andhra witnesses 3% increase in rape cases

Andhra witnesses 3% increase in rape cases

VIJAYAWADA: state has been a marginal decrease of 4.23% in crime against women; but an increase of 3.4% in rape cases still stands as a cause for concern in 2018. Totally, 13,929 cases under head ? crime against women and 1,077 rape cases were registered in 2018. Speaking at the […]

AP: Crop insurance fails to come to aid of farmers

AP: Crop insurance fails to come to aid of farmers

KURNOOL: Most houses in this once infamous village are locked with inhabitants missing, as crop failure in parts of has triggered flight of farm labourers to greener pastures. Kappatralla, which has seen at least 50 faction murders over the past two decades, is witnessing appalling scenes of human misery with […]

Cow rape: Complaint against unidentified lodged

Cow rape: Complaint against unidentified lodged

AMARAVATI: The police in have lodged a complaint against unidentified accused for raping a cow at Mandalam in . Nama Buchicharaju, a dairy farmer at B Kothatore Road, found one of his cows missing on Sunday early morning. The cow, which is three-month pregnant, was later found tied to a […]

AP farmers sell Ongole bull to clear debts

AP farmers sell Ongole bull to clear debts

KURNOOL: Brazilians may have bred the pride of , the Ongole bull, by lakhs and even exported it to other countries. But here in droughthit areas of Andhra Pradesh, farmers are selling off their cattle for a pittance to clear farm debts. Mallikarjuna, a farmer from C Belagal Mandal in […]

Janasena on cloud nine on getting party symbol

Janasena on cloud nine on getting party symbol

AMARAVATI: Party floated by the Telugu actor , has been awarded glass tumbler as its party symbol from the . With the state elections just a few months away, the ECI had finalised the allocation of symbols to the registered political parties from . Pawan Kalyan, who launched his political […]

Jana Sena gets glass tumbler as election symbol

Jana Sena gets glass tumbler as election symbol

AMARAVATI: was awarded glass tumbler as its election symbol by the Election Commission of India on Sunday. Party founder had already announced that his party would fight the next parliamentary elections in 2019. The Jan Sena shared the news with his supporters on Twitter. JanaSena election symbol “Glass Tumbler ” […]

Drought & debt: Kurnool farmers migrate in droves

Drought & debt: Kurnool farmers migrate in droves

KURNOOL (AP): Far away from the raging political debate over a national farm is Tuggali railway station in Andhra Pradesh?s . By dusk, a small crowd gathers at this little-known station and swells as hundreds of farmers and agricultural labourers flock daily, with their clothes and basic cooking gear stuffed […]