Andhra Pradesh High Court to take on priority pleas against state's three-capitals move; daily hearings from 9 Oct
There are over 290 petitions pending in the court related to the issue, which came to the fore when the YS Jaganmohan Reddy-led govt passed a legislation to create three capitals for the state on 31 July
SC refuses to entertain Andhra Pradesh govt's plea against HC order maintaining status quo on three capitals
The state government in July this year notified two legislations which paved the way for three capitals in the state — executive in Visakhapatnam, legislative in Amaravati and judicial capital in Kurnool
Over 14,000 farmers committed suicide in Maharashtra between October 2014 and August 2019, govt tells Legislative Council
The Maha Vikas Aghadi government in Maharashtra recently announced a loan waiver scheme for farmers.
TDP blocks bill to create three Andhra capitals in legislative council, day after state Assembly clears it; Chandrababu Naidu released after being detained
The opposition TDP on Tuesday blocked the tabling of the Andhra Pradesh Decentralisation and Inclusive Development of All Regions Bill, 2020, in the Legislative Council (LC), a day after it was passed by the state Assembly
In Maharashtra's Vidarbha, voters choose livelihood over nationalism and Article 370, elect activist over 10-year MLA
Amravati falls in the agrarian region of Vidarbha, where the BJP has suffered the biggest setback.
Amravati Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates | Assembly Elections; Constituency, Party, Candidate Name Wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
Amravati Assembly Constituency Election Results 2019 Live Updates - Read Amravati constituency vidhan sabha chunav latest news, party, constituency, candidate name wise winner, loser, leading, trailing live updates online at Firstpost.com.
Daily Bulletin: Xi, Modi to hold informal summit in Mamallapuram today; Congress to release Haryana manifesto; day's top stories
Here are today's top stories: Chinese President Xi Jinping, Narendra Modi to hold informal summit in Tamil Nadu's Mamallapuram today; Congress expected to release manifesto for upcoming Haryana elections today; and more
Maharashtra Assembly election: Amit Shah, Uddhav Thackeray to address separate rallies in Amravati district today
Shah will address a public gathering in Melghat constituency where the BJP has fielded Ramesh Mavaskar, and Thackeray will address a public meeting in Amravati city to campaign for Shiv Sena candidates Preeti Band, Rajesh Wankhade, Sunita Fiske
Babita Tade, KBC contestant who won Rs 1 crore, made Election Commission's ambassador in Maharashtra's Amravati
Babita Tade, who won Rs 1 crore on quiz show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati'
Murder of Shiv Sena leader, two others, trigger tension in rural Amravati; curfew imposed as residents resort to stone-throwing
A curfew was clamped in some rural areas of Maharashtra's Amravati on Monday after three people, including a local Shiv Sena leader, were killed in separate incidents, triggering tension between two communities
State BJP leaders visit villagers in Amaravati, stand by their demand for debate on shifting of Andhra Pradesh capital
In the wake of a debate over the capital of Andhra Pradesh, state BJP leaders on Tuesday held a field visit in Amaravati capital region and interacted with villagers.
Sharad Pawar to hold district-wise meets with local NCP leaders to identify candidates for Maharashtra Assembly polls
NCP (Nationalist Congress Party) chief Sharad Pawar will hold district-wise meetings with the party's local leaders starting 13 June to identify potential candidates for the Maharashtra Assembly polls, sources said on Tuesday.
Amravati Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: close contest between Anandrao Vithoba Adsul and Navnit Ravi Rana
Shiv Sena has a stronghold in Amravati since 1999. Anandrao Vithoba Adsul has been representing the constituency since 2009.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a blistering attack on Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu in Amaravati.
BJP MLA from Katol Ashish Deshmukh demands declaration of drought in parts of Vidarbha, seeks assistance for farmers
Disgruntled BJP MLA Ashish Deshmukh demanded Wednesday that the state government declare drought in some parts of Vidarbha and provide necessary assistance to farmers.
17 districts in Maharashtra's Marathwada, Vidarbha regions facing drought-like situation, says water department
Most parts of Maharashtra's Marathwada region received average rainfall this monsoon and the water stock in the region stands at just 28.81 percent
Maharashtra declares 115 tehsils as 'cotton growing' areas; officials say textile units to be set up based on production
The Maharashtra government has declared 115 tehsils as 'cotton growing' areas in the state, a decision aimed at boosting the textile industry, an official said on Thursday.
Maharashtra government allocates Rs 7,000 crore for completion of drinking water projects in scarcity-prone areas
Under the National Rural Drinking Water Scheme, the government has approved a proposal of Rs 7,952 crore for completing 6,624 water projects in 10,583 villages, he said.
Bombay High Court questions government about availability of nutritious food for children, women in tribal belt
The Bombay high court has sought to know from the Maharashtra government if it distributes nutritious food to children and lactating mothers living in the tribal belt of the state.
Naidu was addressing a workshop — "Andhra Pradesh: The Emerging Hub of Indian Media", organised by Centre for Strategy and Leadership in Delhi.