1. YS Jagan To Do Aerial Survey Of Polavaram
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has concluded his visit to New Delhi and will return to the state at 12 noon to conduct an aerial survey of the Polavaram lands which have been submerged in the floods.
2. 35 Nations To Attend August 9 Outreach Event In AP
A Diplomatic Outreach Event would be held here on August 9 to which delegates from over 35 countries including Korea, UK, USA, Japan and Australia are expected to attend to explore the potential trade relations in mutual interest.
3. Warangal Rapist Praveen To Be Hanged To Death
Kolepaka Praveen (28) has been ordered to be hanged (death by hanging) for the rape and murder of a nine-month-old baby girl, by the Warangal Fast Track court on Thursday afternoon. The incident rocked consciousness of the people of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh and spontaneous protests erupted nationwide.
4. Water Levels In Major Rivers In AP Rise Due To Heavy Rains In Catchment Areas
Heavy rains in the upper catchment areas have resulted in swelling of water levels in major rivers in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday with threat of flood looming under Vamsadhara in far-off Srikakulam district in particular.
5. Guntur Honour Killing: Girl’s Parents Get Lifer
A Second Additional District Court in-charge Judge, L Sridhar, sentenced acouple to life imprisonment and served a fine of Rs 2,000 in a case related to honour killing on Wednesday.
6. Hyderabad Youth Uploads Obscene Pictures Of Friends On Social Media, Brands Them Prostitutes
Rachakonda police arrested a person for uploading obscene photos of girls on social media. An incident made him angry and in a fit of rage, he uploaded his friend’s morphed photographs on social media calling them prostitutes. The victims filed a complaint with the Rachakonda police. Based on their complaint, Rachakonda cyber crime police arrested Nagaraju.
7. Wife Accuses Baahubali Actor Of Cheating On Her In Suicide Note
The Hyderabad Police on Wednesday arrested Telugu television actor Madhu Prakash on charges of dowry harassment, a day after his wife committed suicide. Madhu, who also played a small role in SS Rajamouli's blockbuster 'Baahubali', was arrested following a complaint by his in-laws.
8. Haritha Haram: GHMC To Plant Rs 3.13 Worth Saplings In Hyderabad
In view with the green initiative that many countries and states have ben taking up, to bring balance to the earth’s eco system. The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Coorporation (GHMC) has marked out 3,084 locations to carry out this planting spree, and 13 lakh saplings to be distributed for free. This is being done as part of year’s Haritha Haram.
9. Andhra Manufactured Kia Cars Eyeing Global Markets With Seltos
South Korean auto major Kia Motors is looking to export its made-in-India mid-sized SUV Seltos to various global markets including Africa and South America.