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Dalit couple thrashed in Andhra Pradesh's Anantpur for attempting to elope twice; activists protest brutality after video goes viral
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Dalit couple thrashed in Andhra Pradesh's Anantpur for attempting to elope twice; activists protest brutality after video goes viral

A Dalit couple was brutally beaten up by a village headman in Andhra Pradesh's Anantpur district, for allegedly trying to elope twice despite opposition from their families.

In Andhra Pradesh, residential schools emerge as a boon for daughters of sex workers fearing abuse
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In Andhra Pradesh, residential schools emerge as a boon for daughters of sex workers fearing abuse

Daughters of numerous sex workers in Andhra Pradesh are escaping abusive surroundings by enrolling themselves in Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas.

Monsoon prepares to make an exit as rain deficit haunts farmers in over 200 districts
India

Monsoon prepares to make an exit as rain deficit haunts farmers in over 200 districts

Monsoon is preparing for a retreat by the end of this week or 28 September, much to the plight of farmers belonging to regions that received insufficient rainfall this year

TDP leader Diwakar Reddy barred from IndiGo flights after creating ruckus at Visakhapatnam airport
India

TDP leader Diwakar Reddy barred from IndiGo flights after creating ruckus at Visakhapatnam airport

TDP leader JC Diwakar Reddy created a hullabaloo on Thursday morning at the Visakhapatnam airport after allegedly being denied a boarding pass by IndiGo Airlines.

Drought-led migration is making girls prey to trafficking in Andhra Pradesh's Kadiri, pushing town towards HIV/AIDS
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Drought-led migration is making girls prey to trafficking in Andhra Pradesh's Kadiri, pushing town towards HIV/AIDS

In Kadiri, a small town in the drought-affected Anantpur district of Andhra Pradesh, hundreds of teenage girls left behind by migrant parents fall prey to human traffickers, who force them into flesh trade under the guise of a better life and job

13 killed after boat capsizes in a lake in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur dist
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13 killed after boat capsizes in a lake in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur dist

At least 13 members of a family were killed when a boat capsized in a lake in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district, police said.

A year after earthquake, Nepal begins reconstruction of damaged heritage sites
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A year after earthquake, Nepal begins reconstruction of damaged heritage sites

Nepal has been criticised for delays in reconstruction of its historic structures and residents' homes despite foreign donors pledging $4.1 billion for it.

Karnataka MLA among five killed after truck collides with Bangalore-Nanded Express near Anantpur
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Karnataka MLA among five killed after truck collides with Bangalore-Nanded Express near Anantpur

Six people including a legislator from Karnataka were killed and 20 others were injured when a truck hit a coach of train in Andhra Pradesh on early Monday.

The Telangana conundrum: PM, Sonia meet with top Congress leaders
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The Telangana conundrum: PM, Sonia meet with top Congress leaders

The meeting comes at a time when there are protests in Andhra Pradesh over the proposal to have a larger Rayal-Telangana state.

Andhra Pradesh shuts down over adding Rayalseema to Telangana
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Andhra Pradesh shuts down over adding Rayalseema to Telangana

Rayala-Telangana envisages adding Anantapur and Kurnool districts to the proposed state of Telangana.

Cabinet to take up Telangana bill, bandh in Andhra Pradesh
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Cabinet to take up Telangana bill, bandh in Andhra Pradesh

The Group of Ministers has recommended the addition of the districts of Anantpur and Kurnool to the new state which has prompted the call for a day-long shutdown.

Telangana fallout: Second day of protests in Rayalaseema, coastal Andhra
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Telangana fallout: Second day of protests in Rayalaseema, coastal Andhra

Protests were held outside the offices and residences of some public representatives demanding their resignation to mount pressure on the Centre.

2 districts from Rayalaseema could still be added to Telangana, says Cong
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2 districts from Rayalaseema could still be added to Telangana, says Cong

The addition of the two districts had been opposed by various groups in the past.

Will Congress finally bite the bullet on Telangana today?
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Will Congress finally bite the bullet on Telangana today?

Negotiations on the creation of a Telangana state are reportedly coming to a conclusion with the meeting of top leaders of the Congress which will happen today