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  • Cyclonic storms to hit Odisha, Andhra Pradesh in next few hours: IMD

    Vizag: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has said that a low pressure formed over the west-central Bay of Bengal has intensified into a deep depression on Thursday and is likely to transform into a cyclonic storm in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha in the next few hours.

  • Cyclone to hit Odisha and Andhra Pradesh coasts tonight: India Meteorological Department

    Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: A cyclone will hit the coasts of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh on late Thursday night, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. A deep depression is moving at a speed of about 12 kmph and is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm in the next 12 hours, the cyclone warning division of IMD said in the evening on Thursday.

  • IMD issues cyclone alert for Odisha, Andhra Pradesh

    Bhubaneswar: The IMD has sounded a cyclone alert for south Odisha and north Andhra Pradesh with a low pressure over the Bay of Bengal intensifying into a deep depression, triggering heavy rainfall in several districts on Thursday. The depression over west-central Bay of Bengal and adjoining areas has moved westward and intensified into a deep depression, it lay centred at about 300 km east-southeast of Gopalpur in Odisha, IMD said in a

  • Bhopal: Despite Bharat Bandh, petrol breaches Rs 88/liter mark in state

    A day after opposition’s a nationwide Bharat Bandh, fuel prices continued to soar to fresh record high on Tuesday in the state. Petrol breached Rs 88 mark on the day in Shahdol, Anuppur, Chhindwara, Rewa, Satna, Balaghat, while diesel was sold over Rs 78 per liter. In state’s Anuppur, petrol in touched record high of Rs 88.53 and diesel Rs78.71 on the day In most of the parts of the state petrol

  • Andhra Pradesh government to give Rs 1000 per month to unemployed youth

    Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday announced the launch of ‘Yuva Nestam Scheme’ on October 2, which would provide unemployment dole of Rs 1000 each to empower youth.

  • Bhopal: Price cut on petrol in Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh puts pressure on Madhya Pradesh

    The pressure on the state government to slash prices of petrol and diesel has further increased with Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh cutting prices of petrol and diesel. Currently, there is 28 per cent VAT and Rs 4.50 cess on petrol in the state. There is 22 per cent VAT and 50 paise cess on diesel.  The central government has asked the state government to cut fuel prices at its own level considering

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    Andhra Pradesh announces Rs 2 cut in tax on petrol, diesel

    Amravati: In the wake of hike in fuel prices across the country, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Monday announced a reduction in petrol and diesel price by Rs. 2 each, in the state. The new rates of petrol and diesel will come into effect from Tuesday morning, while the orders for the implementation of the new rates will be issued later today.

  • Andhra Pradesh CM, NTR family members rush to Nalgonda where Nandamuri Harikrishna died

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and other members of the NTR family rushed to Telangana’s Nalgonda district, where NTR’s son Nandamuri Harikrishna died in a road accident early on Wednesday. Shocked family members reached Kamineni Hospital at Narketpally, where Harikrishna, 61, succumbed minutes after he was brought with critical injuries. Harikrishna’s sons Junior NTR and Kalyam Ram, both actors, were the first to reach the hospital and broke down on seeing

  • Amaravati bonds listed on BSE

    Mumbai : Bonds for development of new Andhra Pradesh capital Amaravati were listed on Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Monday. Amaravati Bonds 2018 worth Rs 2,000 crore were issued by Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA).

  • TDP chief’s daughter-in-law attends Rahul Gandhi’s meeting with CEOs

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu’s daughter-in-law N. Brahmani was among the industrialists who attended a meeting of CEOs addressed by Congress President Rahul Gandhi here on Tuesday. The presence of Brahmani and Andhra Pradesh Cabinet Minister N. Lokesh, T. G. Bharath, son of TDP MP T. G. Venkatesh and some industrialists considered close to the TDP was significant in view of the recent political developments.

  • Rs 8.7 lakh for Naidu’s stay: AP smells a scam

    Bengaluru : A fuming Andhra Pradesh has bluntly told Karnataka that their Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu did not spend Rs 8.7 lakh for a less than 24 hours stay when he had come to Bengaluru for the swearing-in ceremony of Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy.

  • Shocking! After fight with wife, Andhra man throws their 3 sons into river in Chittoor

    Vijayawada: In a shocking incident, a man killed his three children by throwing them into a river after a fight with his wife in Andhra Pradesh’s Chittoor district. According to police, the bodies of the three boys were seen floating in Niva river. The children were identified as Puneet, 6, Sanjay, 3, and Rahul (3 months). Venkateshwarlu, a truck driver, allegedly killed the children after a fight with his second wife Amaravathy.

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    8 workers killed in a blast in Andhra Pradesh quarry

    Vijayawada: At least eight workers were killed in a blast in a quarry in Andhra Pradesh’s Kurnool district on Friday, police said. Another eight workers were also injured in the incident that took place in Hathi Belgal village in Alur ‘mandal’ (block) of Kurnool district.