Andhra Pradesh Government

  • ED attaches Rs 863 crore properties of Jagan, his associates 06-03-2014 07:43 AM

    Hyderabad: Initiating one of its biggest criminal actions in a money laundering case, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday attached assets worth Rs 863 crore of YSR Congress leader Jaganmohan Reddy and his associates in connection with its probe into alleged corruption in an infrastructure project in Andhra Pradesh. The...
  • Cyclone Phailin spares North Andhra, govt gives no room for Oppn to take credit 13-10-2013 04:34 PM

    Visakhapatnam: The administratiion of Andhra Pradesh took no time to jump into action after the Met officials and various government agencies like NDMA started predicting Phailin and its impact on the three districts of north Andhra. District collectors were put on high alert, teams from NDRF and army were immediately...
  • Seemandhra remains without power, cyclone threat adds to woes 09-10-2013 10:15 PM

    Hyderabad/New Delhi: Seemandhra got no respite from power blackouts for the fourth day on Wednesday while talks with striking government employees failed and a cyclone threat added to the worries of the Andhra Pradesh government which faced calls for clamping ESMA to restore normalcy. As the deadlock in talks including...
  • Cong MLA Dronamraju Srinivas slams Chandrababu Naidu's remarks 08-09-2013 11:13 PM

    Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh government whip Dronamraju Srinivas on Sunday strongly objected to Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu's "abusive and unparliamentary" public remarks made against senior Congress leaders. He was objecting to Naidu's certain objectionable remarks against the Prime Minister, Congress President Sonia Gandhi", former state chief minister...
  • Andra Pradesh CM hails passage of Food Security Bill 27-08-2013 07:00 PM

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Tuesday hailed the passing of the Food Security Bill by Lok Sabha and complimented Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi over it. The bill aims to provide food and nutritional security in human life cycle approach by ensuring...
  • Pro-united Andhra employees at Secretariat to go on strike over Telangana 22-08-2013 08:58 AM

    In fresh trouble for Andhra Pradesh government, already grappling with unrelenting stir by employees in Seemandhra region, the pro-united Andhra Pradesh employees at state Secretariat on Thursday announced indefinite strike from September 2 midnight. The employees, who have been agitating against the proposed division of Andhra Pradesh, gave a notice...
  • Telangana: Andhra Finance Dept clamps ESMA to prevent strikes 17-08-2013 09:12 PM

    The Finance Department of Andhra Pradesh government tonight issued an order prohibiting with immediate effect strikes in the treasury, pay and accounts and works accounts wings for the next six months. The ban comes in the backdrop of the indefinite strike launched on August 13 by the AP Non-Gazetted Officers'...
  • Telangana stir hits railways, KTR detained 15-10-2011 07:40 PM

    Hyderabad: A crackdown was on Saturday launched against Telangana supporters in Andhra Pradesh. Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K Chandrashekhar Rao's son KT Rama Rao and other protestors were detained by the police. This came after a rail roko led to more than 170 trains being cancelled. It was a...
  • Sai Baba's trust feud takes a political turn 25-06-2011 08:29 AM

    Hyderabad: The Rs 35-lakh mysterious cash trail at the Sathya Sai Central Trust in Puttaparthi district of Andhra Pradesh has taken a political turn. After refusing to interfere in the trust affairs, the Kiran Reddy government has now asked the trustees to submit a factual report on the financial matters...
  • Govt, drug experts fight over HPV vaccine 12-05-2011 09:59 AM

    New Delhi: There seems no end to the controversy over the vaccine against cancerous Human Papillomavirus (HPV). There was uproar over a government report that said the vaccine wasn't linked to deaths of seven tribal girls in Andhra Pradesh. Drug experts have slammed the final government report on the HPV...
  • Oppn trains gun on Andhra CM over land scam 31-03-2011 11:28 AM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy has conceded to illegal land allotment by the YSR government to former Congress MP Jagan Mohan Reddy. The entire controversy has given the Opposition in the state an opportunity to castigate the government. "There is no transparent policy in allotting lands. It...
  • Andhra activists get reason to jeer: more bars 05-08-2010 03:24 PM

    Andhra Pradesh government plans to issue licenses for liquor bars in the state based on 2001 census. ...