Andhra Pradesh is one of the 29 states of India. Situated in the south-east of the country, it is the seventh-largest state in India, covering an area of 160,205 km².
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to grant special category status to the state in the light of the stand taken by the 15th Finance Commission.
Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting to grant special category status to Andhra Pradesh.
Two youngsters from Andhra Pradesh including a 22-year-old woman, who is due to be married this month, are stranded in coronavirus-hit China and have appealed to the government to evacuate them.
The YSR Congress Party government in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday expressed its disappointment over the Union Budget 2020-21 and voiced its doubts over the projected GDP growth.
YSRCP MP Lavu Srikrishna Deva Rayalu on Friday said that Andhra Chief Minister Jaganmohan Reddy does not want to repeat the same mistake done in the past of having development focused in one place.
The resignation of former CBI joint director V.V. Laksmi Narayana from the Jana Sena is the latest in a series of blows to the party since it was floated by popular actor Pawan Kalyan nearly six years ago.
As 60 per cent of the global total of new leprosy cases come from India, Sasakawa India Leprosy Foundation (S-ILF) on Thursday announced that it has joined hands with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) to further its efforts to eradicate the social stigma faced by people affected by leprosy and their families.
Ace shuttler and Olympian P. V. Sindhu, an innovative farmer and a puppeteer were among five personalities from the Telugu states awarded this year's Padma awards.
Chief Ministers and governments in non-BJP ruled states are more popular than BJP-led governments in their respective states, as per as the findings of the -CVoter State of the Nation (SOTN) Republic Day survey released on Sunday.
Four persons have been booked for allegedly attempting to rape a 16-year-old girl in Telangana's Sangareddy district, said police on Thursday.