Andhrapradesh

AirAsia tapes: “Will reveal details of biggest scam in the country”

AirAsia tapes: “Will reveal details of biggest scam in the country”

Corporate group close to PM received undue benefits, alleges Kutumba Rao A day after audio tapes containing purported conversation between AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes and airline’s India former CEO Mittu Chandilya were out, Andhra Pradesh Planning Board Vice-Chairman C. Kutumba Rao said on Tuesday he would reveal details of the …

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TTD to file defamation suit against ex-head priest Ramana Dikshitulu

TTD to file defamation suit against ex-head priest Ramana Dikshitulu

Advice of pundits being sought for display of ornaments Adopting a firm stance, the TTD board of trustees on Tuesday resolved to file a defamation suit against former head priest AV Ramana Dikshitulu for his ‘derogatory’ remarks against the temple administration. Briefing the media jointly, TTD Chairman Putta Sudhakar Yadav …

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YSRCP and TDP MPs trade charges on resignation issue

YSRCP and TDP MPs trade charges on resignation issue

Lok Sabha Speaker has given the YSRC MPs appointment today The YSR Congress party and the TDP MPs on Tuesday traded charges, as the former geared up to make another trip to Delhi to meet the Lok Sabha Speaker and press for their resignations. The latter called it a “drama”. …

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Art of weaving hangs by a thread in traditional Krishna village

Art of weaving hangs by a thread in traditional Krishna village

Barely 100 weavers left now as meagre returns, bleak prospects force many to quit ancestral profession Rayavaram in Guduru mandal of Krishna district has become a mute witness to the dwindling number of handloom weavers. From nearly 400 a decade ago, there are barely a 100 now. The improvisation by …

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CBI probe into Polavaram, TTD if court directs: BJP

CBI probe into Polavaram, TTD if court directs: BJP

Why is State govt. not ordering a probe on its own, it asks Two days after BJP MP Subramanian Swamy tweeted he would file a PIL on the TTD issues, his colleague in the Rajya Sabha GVL Narasimha Rao on Monday said a CBI probe into the ‘irregularities’ and other …

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Won’t be surprised if BJP loses in 2019: Naidu

Won’t be surprised if BJP loses in 2019: Naidu

‘The party is weakening day-by-day’ Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Monday said the BJP was getting weakened day- by-day and it would not come as a big surprise for him if it loses the Lok Sabha elections in 2019. In contrast, regional parties were gaining strength and would …

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‘Priority to natural farming’

‘Priority to natural farming’

Explains schemes being implemented for people’s welfare Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu said on Sunday that the government would promote organic farming in a big way with a view to transforming Andhra Pradesh into a natural farming State by 2024. Mr. Naidu went round the SC and BC colonies in …

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‘State would have been on top had Naidu not compromised on SCS’

‘State would have been on top had Naidu not compromised on SCS’

Jagan blames the Chief Minister for the Centre’s firm stance on the issue Ridiculing Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu’s plans of making the State compete for top three positions in the country by 2022, YSR Congress Party president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy said on Sunday that the State could have …

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CM wants time-bound plan for Amaravati construction

CM wants time-bound plan for Amaravati construction

Designs for five towers that would house Secretariatand HoD offices are ready, says CRDA Commissioner Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has instructed the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (AP-CRDA) officials to formulate a comprehensive time-bound action plan for speeding up the pace of construction of the capital city at …

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Pawan disputes claim on roads laid in State

Pawan disputes claim on roads laid in State

Why is Salur road in a bad shape?’ Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu’s official residence along the Krishna at Undavalli in Guntur district is among the riverbed structures identified by the authorities for violating various regulations, including environmental, JSP president Pawan Kalyan has said. Mr. Pawan Kalyan also accused TDP …

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