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  • Andhra: Post graduate student throws acid on lecturer for not marrying her Yesterday

    Guntur: A post graduate student allegedly threw acid on her former lecturer outside a government polytechnic college at Nallapadu in Guntur district on Saturday, apparently to take "revenge" from him for reneging on his promise to marry her, police said. The incident occurred when the young woman, who is currently pursuing...
  • Three people die of swine flu in Hyderabad; Telangana toll mounts to 8 3 days ago

    Hyderabad: Three people have succumbed to swine flu in Hyderabad in the last two days, taking the total number of deaths due to the disease in 2014 in Telangana to eight. Two persons infected with the H1N1 virus died late on Tuesday while the third patient passed away on Wednesday,...
  • Ranji Trophy Group C, Round 2: Andhra close in on win against Kerala on Day 3 5 days ago

    Andhra raised hopes of an outright win after staging a fightback by ending Kerala's second innings at 129 in their Group C Ranji Trophy cricket match. By stumps on the third and penultimate day at Dr PVG Raju ACA Sports Complex, Andhra cruised to 55 for no loss in just eight...
  • Ranji Trophy Group C, Round 2: Kerala bundle out Andhra Pradesh for 141 6 days ago

    Vizianagaram: Kerala put up a spirited bowling effort to dismiss Andhra Pradesh for 141 and gain first innings lead in a Group C Ranji Trophy match on Monday. Kerala, resuming day two on 206 for seven, went on to score 229 in their first innings before cleaning up Andhra for a...
  • A post office in Kerala which 'delivers' mails to God December 11, 2014

    Sabarimala (Kerala): It is a unique post office, and one of its main tasks is to deliver letters to God. Located near the famed Hindu temple at the Sabarimala hills, the post office may perhaps be the only one in the country which does not work round the year. It...
  • Ranji Trophy Group C, Round 1: Assam record big win; Andhra Pradesh follow-on despite Prasanth ton on Day 3 December 9, 2014

    Medium pacer Krishna Das snared a seven wicket-haul to aid Assam in their 10-wicket win over Tripura in a Ranji Trophy Group C match on Tuesday. Tripura's batting came a cropper for the second time in a row, folding up for 135 and 155 in each innings after Assam made 275....
  • Ranji Trophy Group C, Round 1: Himachal take lead as Andhra give fitting reply on Day 2 December 8, 2014

    Fighting half-centuries from opener Ankush Bains and Rashmi Parida gave Himachal Pradesh a vital first-innings lead against Services on Day 2 of the Group C Ranji Trohpy cricket match on Monday. Responding to Serives' 226 in the four-day encounter, the Bipul Sharma-led Himachal finished Monday on 255 for six - a...
  • Ranji Trophy Group C, Round 1: Teja bails Hyderabad out of trouble, Himachal Pradesh on top against Services on Day 1 December 7, 2014

    Skipper Dwarka Ravi Teja missed out on a well-deserved ton as Hyderabad reached 281 for six against Andhra on the opening day of the group C Ranji Trophy match on Sunday. Ravi Teja played 167 balls to hit 13 boundaries before he was castled by right-arm swing bowler Bandaru Ayyappa. The...
  • Chandrababu Naidu meets Japan PM to seek co-operation on developing AP November 28, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, currently on a visit to Japan, on Friday met Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who expressed confidence that bilateral ties between India and his country would be strengthened further. During the meeting, Abe said Japan would extend full cooperation to Andhra Pradesh in building...
  • Attack on business tycoon with AK-47 shocks Hyderabad November 19, 2014

    Hyderabad: On Wednesday morning, an unidentified person with an AK 47 opened fired at a top industrialist in the posh and busy locality of Banjara Hills. K Nityananda Reddy, vice chairman of Aurobindo Pharma, one of the top pharmaceutical companies in India, fortunately escaped unhurt. The police are investigating the...
  • AP: Sachin Tendulkar receives warm welcome in his adopted village Puttamraju Kandrika November 16, 2014

    Nellore: Cricketing legend and Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar received a warm welcome from Andhra Pradesh's Puttamraju Kandrika village on Sunday morning when he visited the village adopted by him under the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana. The "Little Master" plans to undertake various development work in the village at a cost...
  • MP Sachin Tendulkar decides to adopt Puttamraju Kandrika village in Andhra November 15, 2014

    Nellore (Andhra Pradesh): Rajya Sabha member and legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar arrived at the Krishnapatnam port near on Saturday evening, on his way to a village which he has decided to adopt. Tendulkar was accorded a warm welcome by the port officials. He also received a guard of honour by the...
  • Andhra Pradesh: MIM leader accused of rape November 11, 2014

    Anantpur: Police in Kadiri town of the district have registered a case against a man, a local leader of MIM, for raping a minor girl. The case was registered against CMD Eliaz (43) on a complaint filed by a minor Muslim girl under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences...
  • Andhra Pradesh: MIM leader allegedly rapes minor girl in Anatapur November 11, 2014

    Hyderabad: A Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen leader has allegedly raped a minor girl in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh. The class X student alleged that for the past three-four months the leader has been molesting her. When she informed her family about this, they approached an NGO, which further took them to police. Police...
  • Vijay Hazare: Mohammed Kaif shines as Andhra Pradesh thrash Hyderabad November 8, 2014

    Secunderabad: Former India batsman Mohammed Kaif scored 88 as minnows Andhra beat a much-fancied Hyderabad by seven wickets in a South Zone leg match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Saturday. Batting first, Hyderabad were all out for 193 in 50 overs with Ashish Reddy scoring 43 while Stephen Veeraraghavulu picked...
  • Karnataka thrash Andhra Pradesh in Vijay Hazare Trophy November 7, 2014

    Secunderabad: Mayank Agarwal (162) scored a superb century to help Karnataka to a 163-run victory over Andhra Pradesh in a South Zone match of the Vijay Hazare National ODI Championships on Friday. Andhra Pradesh won the toss and bowled first but were pushed back by Karnataka who posted a big score...
  • Andhra Speaker misbehaves with Air India crew on-board, gets into a tiff November 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker Dr Kodela Siva Prasada Rao allegedly misbehaved with cabin crew on an Air India flight from Hyderabad to Vijayawada on Wednesday. The scuffle erupted after the crew asked Mr Rao's acquaintance, who was sitting with him in executive class, to return to his seat....
  • Vizag: Andhra University professor arrested for allegedly supplying explosives to Maoists November 6, 2014

    A university professor in Andhra Pradesh has been arrested for suspected naxal links. The Telugu professor from the Andhra University in Vishakhapatnam was picked up by police for allegedly supplying explosives to Maoists. He will be produced in court later on Thursday. ...
  • Andhra varsity professor J Appa Rao arrested for suspected Maoist links November 6, 2014

    Hyderabad: An associate professor of Andhra University has been arrested for suspected links with the Maoists, Andhra Pradesh Police said on Thursday. His family has, however, complained that he was kidnapped from his home. Police in Visakhapatnam arrested J Appa Rao on receiving information that he has links with the Maoists....
  • Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress holds protests against TDP government November 5, 2014

    Hyderabad: The main opposition YSR Congress on Wednesday organised dharnas across Andhra Pradesh in protest against the alleged non-implementation of election promises like loan waiver for farmers and self-help groups women by the TDP government. The protests were organised in 663 mandals in 13 districts of the state as per...
  • Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress to hold protests against TDP government on Wednesday November 4, 2014

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress will hold state-wide dharnas on Wednesday against the TDP government for its alleged non-implementation of poll promise such as loan waiver for farmers and self-help groups, party president YS Jaganmohan Reddy said on Tuesday. "We will undertake dharnas in all 663 mandals in the state against Chandrababu...
  • AP to take its complaints against Telangana to Centre November 3, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will visit New Delhi on November 6 and 7 with a report listing "violation" of the AP Reorganisation Act and other laws by the Telangana Government. The Chief Minister will submit the report to the Union Ministers concerned while Chief Secretary I Y...
  • AP CM denying Telangana's share of electricity: K Chandrasekhar Rao November 2, 2014

    Hyderabad: Against the backdrop of the ongoing war of words between Telangana and Andhra Pradesh over sharing of electricity as well as water, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao alleged on Sunday that AP Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu had denied Telengana, its rightful share of power. "Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 29, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay October 29, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Jamat terrorists Boma Mizal, Sayedullah named as Yusuf's handlers in Burdwan terror attack October 29, 2014

    A terror tree established from the interrogation of wives of the two terror operatives involved in the Burdwan bomb blast reveal that the Jamat terrorists in 2007 came to India after the terror outfit was banned in Bangladeh in 2005. ...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Police arrest law student for Facebook comment 'I love Hudhud' October 29, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: Two people have been arrested in Andhra Pradesh for posting comments on social media sites on Cyclone Hudhud which hit the state earlier in October. A law student was arrested by CID officials in Guntur after he posted comments saying "I love Hudhud and that nature was taking revenge...
  • US to give 100,000 dollars to Cyclone Hudhud-hit in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha October 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The United States on Tuesday announced a financial assistance of $100,000 for those affected by cyclone Hudhud in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. US Charge d'Affaires Ambassador Kathleen Stephens said the US will provide the assistance to NGO Plan India through the US Agency for International Development (USAID). "The...
  • TDP, TRS take their war to Facebook October 28, 2014

    Hyderabad: The bitterness between the Andhra and Telangana state political parties TDP and TRS has gone to new level. Telugu Desam Party's official Facebook page has put up a post that mocks the newly formed state of Telangana. The TDP takes a dig at TRS government in Telangana claiming that...
  • What's brewing? Andhra Pradesh wants to be top coffee producer October 26, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday directed officials to evolve ways to make the state a major producer of coffee. Naidu held a review on coffee production in Visakhapatnam region with former Coffee Board Chairman Krishna Rao and officials here. The Chief Minister was informed that despite favourable...