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COVID-19 cases in Tirupati temple rise to 160; TTD board says won't shut shrine, sparks outrage
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COVID-19 cases in Tirupati temple rise to 160; TTD board says won't shut shrine, sparks outrage

TTD Board chairperson YV Subba Reddy said that 16 priests have been infected by novel coronavirus since the temple re-opened for devotees on 11 June

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam increases daily darshan online ticket quota from 6,000 to 9,000
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Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam increases daily darshan online ticket quota from 6,000 to 9,000

Devotees can get the tokens a day in advance at Srinivasam, Vishnu Nivasam and Bhudevi Complex near Alipiri.

GMR, Adani, Reliance Infra in race for 2 railway stations development in Andhra Pradesh; to be built under DBFOT model
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GMR, Adani, Reliance Infra in race for 2 railway stations development in Andhra Pradesh; to be built under DBFOT model

The pre-bid meeting comes after RLDA floated an RFP inviting bids for the selection of a suitable public or private entity for re-development of Nellore and Tirupati railway stations.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal gifts 12 pilgrimage circuits by train to senior citizens
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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal gifts 12 pilgrimage circuits by train to senior citizens

The Delhi government on Tuesday added seven more routes to the Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra scheme that provides free pilgrimage trips to senior citizens.

Narendra Modi in Tirupati takes dig at Rahul Gandhi, pledges Centre's support for development in Andhra Pradesh
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Narendra Modi in Tirupati takes dig at Rahul Gandhi, pledges Centre's support for development in Andhra Pradesh

Modi asserted that his party-led government would further accelerate work for the betterment of Andhra Pradesh.

Sara Ali Khan's Vogue India cover; Sanya Malhotra dances to Naezy's 'Aafat Wapas': Social Media Stalkers' Guide
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Sara Ali Khan's Vogue India cover; Sanya Malhotra dances to Naezy's 'Aafat Wapas': Social Media Stalkers' Guide

Sara Ali Khan posed for Vogue India's April issue; Sanya Malhotra showed off her dance skills to Naezy's 'Aafat Wapas'.

Store nation's urine, it will end India's need to import fertilisers, says Nitin Gadkari
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Store nation's urine, it will end India's need to import fertilisers, says Nitin Gadkari

Nitin Gadkari said even human urine can be useful for making a bio-fuel and it can also yield ammonium sulfate and nitrogen

Rahul Gandhi treks Tirumala hills near AP's Tirupati, prays at Lord Balaji temple accompanied by nephew Raihan Vadra
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Rahul Gandhi treks Tirumala hills near AP's Tirupati, prays at Lord Balaji temple accompanied by nephew Raihan Vadra

Tight security arrangements were put in place for Rahul Gandhi's visit to the Lord Venkateswara shrine at Tirumala near Andhra Pradesh's Tirupati. He was in the temple for about 20 minutes.

Nurse throws acid on doctor inside court premises in Tirupati, attempts suicide later by consuming it
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Nurse throws acid on doctor inside court premises in Tirupati, attempts suicide later by consuming it

The nurse, who was aware of his visit, had covered her head and face with a cloth and threw the acid contained in a bottle at the doctor in the court premises, police said

The Supreme Court and religion in India: A blinkered perspective?
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The Supreme Court and religion in India: A blinkered perspective?

The Supreme Court made the right sounds, announcing that temples could not be taken over by governments in perpetuity, but there have been missteps as well

Courting god: The Supreme Court attempts to rescue India's temples
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Courting god: The Supreme Court attempts to rescue India's temples

On 6 January 2014, the SC ruled that no government had the absolute right to take over the management of temples' trusts

Pune, Navi Mumbai, Greater Mumbai top govt's Ease of Living Index, Delhi trails at 65th spot
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Pune, Navi Mumbai, Greater Mumbai top govt's Ease of Living Index, Delhi trails at 65th spot

Pune, Navi Mumbai and Greater Mumbai from Maharashtra were ranked India's three most livable places Monday on the government's inaugural 'Ease of Living Index' while Delhi ranked 65th

Andhra Pradesh Police arrest 28-year-old man after he kills three sons by throwing them into river in Gangadhara Nellore
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Andhra Pradesh Police arrest 28-year-old man after he kills three sons by throwing them into river in Gangadhara Nellore

Andhra Pradesh police arrested a 28-year old man after he allegedly killed his three sons, including a toddler, by throwing them into a river in Gangadhara Nellore

Kumaraswamy's brother travels 340 km for work daily; reports say Karnataka minister refuses govt bungalow because of vaastu
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Kumaraswamy's brother travels 340 km for work daily; reports say Karnataka minister refuses govt bungalow because of vaastu

Karnataka public works minister HD Revanna commutes a gruelling 340 kilometre every day for work from his hometown to Bengaluru and back, but insists it has nothing to do with either astrology or "vaastu".

Jharkhand chief minister orders developing Chhinnamastika temple on lines of Vaishno Devi, Tirupati shrines
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Jharkhand chief minister orders developing Chhinnamastika temple on lines of Vaishno Devi, Tirupati shrines

The Jharkhand government plans to take cues from the Vaishno Devi temple in Jammu and Kashmir and the Tirupati shrine in Andhra Pradesh to develop the Chhinnamastika temple in Jharkhand's Ramgarh district.

Chandrababu Naidu to observe fast on his birthday next week to seek special status for Andhra Pradesh
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Chandrababu Naidu to observe fast on his birthday next week to seek special status for Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will observe a day-long fast on 20 April to protest the Narendra Modi-led Central government's refusal to grant special category status to the state

Indigo aircraft tyres burst while landing at Hyderabad airport, all passengers and crew escape safely
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Indigo aircraft tyres burst while landing at Hyderabad airport, all passengers and crew escape safely

Over 70 passengers on board an Indigo aircraft from Tirupati had a narrow escape while one of its tyres burst while landing at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport.

Andhra Pradesh: Five decomposed bodies found in irrigation tank, police investigation on
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Andhra Pradesh: Five decomposed bodies found in irrigation tank, police investigation on

Five men were found dead in an irrigation tank in neighbouring Kadapa district, police said.

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.