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Andhra Pradesh: At least 14 labourers hospitalised after ammonia gas leak at dairy unit in Chittoor
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Andhra Pradesh: At least 14 labourers hospitalised after ammonia gas leak at dairy unit in Chittoor

Chittoor district collector said three labourers of the Hatson company milk processing unit are in a serious condition

Andhra Pradesh on high alert as 33 linked to Chennai's Koyambedu market COVID-19 cluster test positive; confirmed cases rise to 2,051
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Andhra Pradesh on high alert as 33 linked to Chennai's Koyambedu market COVID-19 cluster test positive; confirmed cases rise to 2,051

Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy directed state officials to be on high alert over spike in COVID-19 cases in connection with Koyambedu market returnees

TDP's N Sivaprasad dies of renal failure at 68; Chandrababu Naidu remembers former MP's fight for special status to Andhra Pradesh
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TDP's N Sivaprasad dies of renal failure at 68; Chandrababu Naidu remembers former MP's fight for special status to Andhra Pradesh

N Sivaprasad became well-known as the MP who donned fancy dresses, enacting a unique character every day, during protests outside Parliament opposing the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and later demanding special category status to the state

Chandrababu Naidu calls EC decision to hold re-polling in five booths in Chandragiri and Chittoor 'partial' and 'undemocratic'
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Chandrababu Naidu calls EC decision to hold re-polling in five booths in Chandragiri and Chittoor 'partial' and 'undemocratic'

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Thursday 'strongly opposed' the Election Commission's decision to hold repolling at five booths under Chandragiri and Chittoor parliamentary constituencies and termed it as 'partial one-sided and undemocratic'.

Father or husband? Blooper in nomination papers of Chandrababu Naidu, Nara Lokesh leaves TDP red-faced
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Father or husband? Blooper in nomination papers of Chandrababu Naidu, Nara Lokesh leaves TDP red-faced

In one of the annexures to the chief minister's nomination papers, Kharjura Naidu has been named as Chandrababu Naidu's 'husband' instead of father.

School in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor makes latecomers stand naked outside school building; Twitter outrages as video goes viral
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School in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor makes latecomers stand naked outside school building; Twitter outrages as video goes viral

A private school in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh on Thursday punished students who came late by making them stand naked outside the school building. A complaint was registered against the school management, and education authorities have begun investigating the incident.

Senior TDP leader and former Andhra Pradesh minister Gali Muddukrishnama Naidu dies at age 71
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Senior TDP leader and former Andhra Pradesh minister Gali Muddukrishnama Naidu dies at age 71

Senior TDP leader and former Andhra Pradesh minister Gali Muddukrishnama Naidu died due to dengue and related health complications at a hospital in Hyderabad.

Sushma Swaraj condoles death of 4 Spanish nationals, one Indian in accident in Andhra Pradesh
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Sushma Swaraj condoles death of 4 Spanish nationals, one Indian in accident in Andhra Pradesh

Sushma Swaraj condoled the tragic death of four Spanish nationals and an Indian in a road accident in Andhra Pradesh and said all help would be extended to the bereaved families

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

Andhra Pradesh: 10 killed as truck rams into shops in Chittoor district
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Andhra Pradesh: 10 killed as truck rams into shops in Chittoor district

At least 10 people were killed and more than 20 injured when a truck rammed into shops in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district on Friday, police said.

Cyclone Vardah: Heavy rains hit Tamil Nadu coastal districts, high winds uprooot many trees
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Cyclone Vardah: Heavy rains hit Tamil Nadu coastal districts, high winds uprooot many trees

Heavy rains on Monday pounded the city and north coastal districts of Tiruvallur and Kancheepuram in Tamil Nadu, inundating low lying areas, while high velocity winds uprooted hundreds of trees.

Malappuram blast: Recovered pen drive presents threat to PM Modi, and other politicians
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Malappuram blast: Recovered pen drive presents threat to PM Modi, and other politicians

A pen drive seized from the low-intensity IED blast near a court complex at the civil station in Malappuram, had information as well as photos of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, some Union ministers and BJP leaders, police said, as the probe began on Wednesday.

Aircel launches 3G in Chittoor
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Aircel launches 3G in Chittoor

Aircel has launched its 3G services in Chittoor and said it has also enhanced the speed of its 3G services in Tirupati and Nellore.

Andhra Pradesh: Five killed, two hurt in car-bus collision in Chittoor
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Andhra Pradesh: Five killed, two hurt in car-bus collision in Chittoor

Five members of a family were on Friday killed when their car collided head-on with an RTC bus in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district.

6 killed as heavy rain lashes Andhra Pradesh, thousands shifted to relief camps
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6 killed as heavy rain lashes Andhra Pradesh, thousands shifted to relief camps

Heavy rains continue to lash three districts of Andhra Pradesh, killing at least five people and damaging crops over thousands of acres.

Burqa-clad killers gun down Chittoor mayor in her office
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Burqa-clad killers gun down Chittoor mayor in her office

The first woman mayor of Chittoor, Katari Anuradha, was shot dead in a pre-meditated attack in her office chambers in broad daylight today. Her husband, Mohan, a senior TDP leader, received grievous bullet injuries is struggling for life.

Chittoor mayor Katari Anuradha stabbed to death, husband injured over family dispute
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Chittoor mayor Katari Anuradha stabbed to death, husband injured over family dispute

The Mayor of Chittoor was on Tuesday stabbed to death and her husband seriously injured by unidentified assailants, in an attack suspected to be a fallout of a family dispute, police said.

Incident where police had to open fire: Andhra govt justifies killing of red sander
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Incident where police had to open fire: Andhra govt justifies killing of red sander "smugglers"

The Andhra Pradesh government on Wednesday justified police firing at red sanders "smugglers" in Chittoor district, in which 20 people, mostly from Tamil Nadu, were killed, saying it was done in self-defence.

CPI(M) demands high-level probe into Andhra killing of 'smugglers', calls it police brutality
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CPI(M) demands high-level probe into Andhra killing of 'smugglers', calls it police brutality

CPI(M) on Wednesday demanded a judicial inquiry into the killing of 20 people during a police operation against Red Sanders smugglers in Andhra Pradesh.

Andhra Pradesh: 20 red sandalwood smugglers shot dead in encounter in Chittoor
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Andhra Pradesh: 20 red sandalwood smugglers shot dead in encounter in Chittoor

At least 20 smugglers were killed on Tuesday in two gunfights with police in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district, police said.