Thursday, 18 August, 2022
TopicAndhra pradesh

Topic: andhra pradesh

121 women workers hospitalised due to gas leak in garment factory in Andhra, probe ordered

Andhra Pradesh minister Gudivada Amarnath said the company would remain closed until the investigation into the leakage concludes.

Married Vizag woman feared drowned spurs hunt by Coast Guard & Navy, is ‘found with lover’

Visakhapatnam-based Sai Priya was reported missing while at RK Beach Monday to celebrate second marriage anniversary with husband Srinivas Rao. 

‘Please act’, Telangana govt urges RBI as loan app agents ‘harass & blackmail’ borrowers

Data cited by Telangana govt says criminal cases related to fraudulent loan apps increased by more than 1,300% to 900 in 2022, from 61 in 2021, with multiple suicides attributed to them as well.

Jagan’s mother Vijayamma quits his YSRCP to help daughter in Telangana, denies rift in family

Announcing her decision at YSRCP plenary, Vijayamma says daughter Sharmila is 'fighting alone' in Telangana and 'going through a tough time'.

Focus on dominant Kapus & OBCs, pitch to end dynastic rule — BJP’s Andhra mantra

PM Modi's visit to unveil statue of Alluri Sitarama Raju & Rajya Sabha nomination of K.V. Vijayendra Prasad have raised pitch of BJP's renewed campaign in state, 2 years from elections.

Behind unveiling of Alluri Sitarama Raju’s statue by Modi, BJP’s ‘twin strategy’ to woo Andhra

BJP hopes to earn the goodwill of two communities by celebrating Alluri Sitarama Raju, a Kshatriya freedom fighter who became a symbol of bravery for tribals.

Performance matters, not my age, says 72-yr-old TDP chief Naidu as he aims to reclaim Andhra

Chandrababu Naidu said he will now be more visible on ground, days after he raised the slogan ‘Quit Jagan, Save Andhra’ & urged cadres to interact more with the public ahead of 2024.

Angry protestors torch Andhra minister, MLA’s homes, won’t have district renamed after Ambedkar

Police & agitators clashed in Amalapuram city, as 'vehicles were set ablaze, stones pelted at cops & minister P. Vishwarup & MLA P. Satish's homes torched', over proposed renaming of Konaseema.

No power, no school, no healthcare: Why tribals from this ‘missing’ Andhra hamlet want to be relocated

Tribals of Jeelugulova, a village in Andhra Pradesh, are demanding that they be relocated for them to get access to electricity, and their children an education.

In Andhra, an uninhabited hill pits tribal women against local administration & mining firm

Andhra farmers allege that land they have been cultivating for decades has been given to a mining company on lease. Authorities say the tribals were never assigned the land.

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Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.

Defence

HAL signed an MoU for opening an office in Kuala Lumpur | Twitter

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited to open first overseas marketing office in Malaysia for LCA Tejas

HAL is tapping new business opportunities for Light Combat Aircraft Tejas as well as servicing of Su-30 aircraft and Hawk trainer aircraft for the Royal Malaysian Air Force.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.
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