ANDHRA PRADESH

It is official : Vijayawada is the capital of AP

It is official : Vijayawada is the capital of AP

on September 4, 2014, 7:29 am / in ANDHRA PRADESH, NEWS

Hyderabd, September 4: Vijayawada region will the capital for the newly carved Andhra Pradesh. The Chief Minister of Nara Chandrababu Naidu today issued a statement in the state assembly today. For the all round development of the state three mega cities and 14 smart cities will be developed, says Babu. Opposition leader Y S Jaganmohan reddy opposed the move by [...]

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All set to name VGTM as AP capital today

on September 4, 2014, 2:36 am / in ANDHRA PRADESH, NEWS

Hyderabad, September 04, 2014 : The Andrha Pradesh chief minister Nara Chandra Babu Naidu all set to announce Vijayawada – Guntur as state capital today. Though, Opposition party YSRCP demanding a discussion before Babu’s statement, ruling party may go forward to announce the cabinet decision, it is learnt.  The Sivaramakrishnan Committee report on the capital city of Andhra Pradesh, which [...]

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Will make IDH colony as a model one, says KCR

Will make IDH colony as a model one, says KCR

on September 1, 2014, 5:55 pm / in ANDHRA PRADESH, NEWS

Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao visited IDH colony, Bhoiguda today. He was moved by the plight of people living in the crumbling houses there  He promised the people to make the colony as model colony with all facilities.  Sanathnagar MLA Talasani Yadav accompanied the CM.

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Sivaramakrishnan committee: Four locations for AP capital

Sivaramakrishnan committee: Four locations for AP capital

on August 30, 2014, 2:23 am / in ANDHRA PRADESH, NEWS

Hyderabad, Aug 30, 2014: The Sivaramakrishnan Committee, which was set up by the government to suggest a new capital for Andhra Pradesh, and submitted its report to home minister Rajnath Singh this week, has examined four potential capital locations namely Vijayawada-Guntur; Greater Vishakapatnam; Nellore or Tirupati-Kalahasti in Rayalaseema. However, the committee has opined that it is of the final view that [...]

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Panel Prefers Donakonda region ideal for AP capital

Panel Prefers Donakonda region ideal for AP capital

on August 28, 2014, 1:50 am / in ANDHRA PRADESH, NEWS

Hyderabad, August 28: Much awaited K C Sivaramakrishnan Committee left the final decision on capital to the state government. The report stuck to its mandate of suggesting various alternatives for location of the capital of Andhra Pradesh and not one place. The capital should not be one super city serving merely as a political hub, the committee opioned. The report [...]

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Medical counselling from August.30

Medical counselling from August.30

on August 27, 2014, 1:45 am / in ANDHRA PRADESH, NEWS

Hyderabad, August 27: Counselling for admissions into medical colleges will begin from  August 30  in both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. It will  continue till September 5 as per the schedule  released by NTR University of Health Sciences issued. The Entire schedule for the medical counselling was issued on Tuesday after the AP government issued orders on the fee structure. Counselling [...]

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IndiGo announces new flights from Visakhapatnam

IndiGo announces new flights from Visakhapatnam

on August 26, 2014, 3:03 pm / in ANDHRA PRADESH, NEWS

Hyderabad, August 26: Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu today met with the representatives of the national and the international airlines in Delhi for the purpose of improving air connectivity to various cities in the state. The chief minister also assured the participants that his government will look into proposal of offering tax incentive on Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF). [...]

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Worst power crisis grips Telangana

Worst power crisis grips Telangana

on August 24, 2014, 4:46 pm / in ANDHRA PRADESH, NEWS

Hyderabad, August 24:Telangana is staring a power crisis.  As all the options are running out authorities in the enegy  department are just became mute spectators, where as angry public especially farmers are hitting the road throughout  the state.  Rising temperature and a weak monsoon, pushed the power consumption  high, where as the authorities are fighting with hydel power projects to [...]

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AP got 211 and TS 163 IAS Officers

AP got 211 and TS 163 IAS Officers

on August 22, 2014, 5:10 pm / in ANDHRA PRADESH, NEWS

Hyderabad, August 22: The Union Home Ministry had finally completed the task of allocation of All India Services (AIS) officers today among the two States of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. While Telangana State got 163 IAS officials, its AP counterpart was allotted 211 officials. During a high-level meeting, the Union Home Ministry has given a green signal to Prathyush Sinha [...]

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Centre, Telangana on warpath over household survey in state

Centre, Telangana on warpath over household survey in state

on August 19, 2014, 3:46 pm / in ANDHRA PRADESH, NEWS

NEW DELHI/HYDERABAD: A face-off between the Centre and the Telangana government seems to be imminent as the home ministry may intervene in the “intensive household survey” to ascertain the details of 84 lakh families in the state. A senior home ministry official said the central government is seized of the matter and keeping close eye on the situation arising out [...]

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