Andhrapradesh

Stakeholders gear up for cockfights in a big way

Stakeholders gear up for cockfights in a big way

Fowls being trained for the blood sport in Krishna, East and West Godavari, and Guntur districts Many villagers are preparing the ground to organise cockfights amid the harvest festival, ‘Sankranthi’, celebrations on a grand scale. The NRIs of the coastal districts — those settled in the U.S., Australia, Canada, the …

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‘Chandrababu Naidu has more liabilities than assets’

‘Chandrababu Naidu has more liabilities than assets’

Lokesh declares his family assets Telugu Desam Party (TDP) national general secretary and Information Technology and Panchayat Raj Minister Nara Lokesh announced his and his family members’ assets on Friday. At a press conference, Mr. Lokesh said while he has total assets of ₹26.39 crore, bank loans and advances accounted …

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President inaugurates Defence R&D Centre in Andhra University

President inaugurates Defence R&D Centre in Andhra University

Says the facility should help innovate military technology The establishment of the Defence Research and Development Centre in Andhra University is a welcome move. Collaboration with the defence sector will bring multi-dimensional benefits to the country, besides giving a fillip to the ‘Make in India’ initiative, President Ram Nath Kovind …

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‘State, Centre failed to complete Polavaram’

‘State, Centre failed to complete Polavaram’

We will raise it in Parliament, say YSR Congress Party MPs after visit to the project site A YSRCP delegation comprising MPs, MLAs and MLCs, which visited the Polavaram project site on Thursday, alleged that the State government took over the execution though it was declared a national project for …

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Rowdy-sheeters in Kuppam warned

Rowdy-sheeters in Kuppam warned

Police counsel them to stay away from land settlements and intimidating people The Kuppam circle police on Monday warned the rowdy-sheeters to strictly desist from interfering in making land settlements and intimidating the public. On the instructions of DIG (Anantapur) Prabhakar Rao and Chittoor SP S.V. Rajasekhar Babu, a special …

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Naidu begins 3-day S. Korea visit

Naidu begins 3-day S. Korea visit

Team enters into letter of intent with a group of 37 companies Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and his team began their three-day visit to South Korea on Monday on a positive note by entering into a letter of intent (LoI) with a group of 37 companies. The Andhra Pradesh …

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‘State fumbled on Polavaram’

‘State fumbled on Polavaram’

Centre has evidence of irregularities in its execution, alleges Vundavalli Former MP Vundavalli Arun Kumar on Sunday sought to know why Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu took up construction of the Polavaram project, which was a national project, and claimed that it was launched by Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy in 2005. …

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Jagan promises ₹12,500 as input subsidy for farmers if elected

Jagan promises ₹12,500 as input subsidy for farmers if elected

Committed to eliminating middlemen, says Leader of the Opposition Leader of the Opposition in the Assembly Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday promised to provide ₹12,500 as input subsidy for farmers if he comes to power. Speaking at the Rythu Sadassu, organised at the Erragudi village of the Tuggali mandal …

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Polavaram: TDP and BJP playing wait-and-watch game

Polavaram: TDP and BJP playing wait-and-watch game

Though their rivals are eager to see a strain in their relations, it is unlikely to happen, as both the parties may not gain much politically Notwithstanding his political savvy and over three-decade-long experience, for Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu, Thursday’s all-round well-coordinated attack on him and his pet multi-purpose …

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TTD releases online quota of darshan tickets for March

TTD releases online quota of darshan tickets for March

The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) on Friday released an online quota of 53,428 tickets pertaining to various sevas performed in the temple of Lord Venkateswara for the month of March. The seva tickets of Suprabhatam (8,103), Thomala and Archana (130 each), Astadalam (180), and Nijapada darshan (2,300) will be made …

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