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Andhra Pradesh News on May 7, 2015

State News headlines on May 7, 2015

108 staff to go on strike from today midnight

Farmer attempts suicide at Chandrababu Naidu meeting

Police foils Sivaji’s nirahara deeksha

Court finds Salman guilty in hit-and-run case

Film director Mani Ratnam gets minor attack

RTC strike begins- RTC buses were confined to respective depots

Andhra Pradesh News on May 6, 2015

Silk Air announces summer sale

‘Bus fare hike is imminent in RTC’, says Vice Chairman

Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu - Chandrababu Naidu inaugurates newly constructed senior secondary block of Andhra Educational Society

Bharatiya Janata Party - Andhra Pradesh - NDA Government committed to the development of both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, says Venkaiah Naidu

IYR Krishna Rao - IYR Krishna Rao is the Chief Secretary designate of Andhra Pradesh

Sivaramakrishnan Committee - Sivaramakrishnan Committee visits Visakhapatnam

Nedurumalli Janardhana Reddy - Former Chief Minister Nedurumalli Janardhana Reddy passes away

India News, Politics & Current Affairs

Narendra Modi - Fourth Term as Gujarat Chief Minister

Lok Sabha passes GST Constitutional Amendment Bill

GST Constitutional Amendment Bill passed in Lok Sabha with 352 members voting in favour and 37 against

Salman Khan sentenced to five years in jail in the 2002 hit-and-run case

Salman Khan gets 2-day interim bail

Firecracker factory explosion in Bengal kills eleven -

Salman Khan - Mumbai Sessions court sentences Salman Khan to five years in jail.

Praveen Togadia - Controversial leader of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad

Poonam Mahajan - Member of Parliament and politician belonging to Bharatiya Janata Party

Dilip Kumar - Dilip Kumar was awarded with Lifetime Achievement Award at Jaipur International Film Festival

Defence Research and Development Organisation - India successfully test fires Agni-V on January 31, 2015

International News, Politics & Current Affairs

Pope Benedict XVI

Barack Obama as US President - Second Term - President Obama pays tribute to a Holocaust history foundation

2014 Barack Obama's tour of Asia - Barack Obama leaves for a trip of Asia. He will visit Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and Philippines.

Princess Diana - Princess Diana's last letter will go for auction on April 28

Easter - Easter is celebrated by thousands of pilgrims from around the world in Jerusalem

Michelle Obama - Michelle Obama to speak at a high school graduation at Topeka, Kansas

Australia's unemployment rate increases to 6.2 per cent

Unemployment rate increases in Australia

UN urges faster aid clearance in Nepal

Entertainment News

Lindsay Lohan - Legal Issues

Sonam Kapoor enjoys success of Dolly Ki Doli

Sonam Kapoor plays the role of a conwoman in Dolly Ki Doli

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher - Mila Kunis confirms her pregnancy on Ellen DeGeneres show

Priyanka Chopra - Priyanka Chopra is not too keen on a biopic on her life at this time

Emily Blunt - Emily Blunt showed off her slender post-baby body at a wedding merely two months after giving birth to her first child

Olivia Wilde - Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis become first time parents as Wilde gives birth to a baby boy

Jodie Foster - Jodie Foster marries Alexandra Hadison, the former girl friend of Ellen Degeneres

Sports News

Lionel Messi

Novak Djokovic - Novak Djokovic wins his fifth Australian Open title defeating Andy Murray in four sets

Ryan Giggs - Ryan Giggs has been named interim manager of Manchester United football club

Gareth Bale - Gareth Bale misses training session due to flu ahead of Champions League semifinal's first leg against Bayern Munich

2014 Formula One - Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix, Nico Rosberg finishes second

Sebastian Vettel - Sebastian Vettel had a disappointing start to the 2014 Formula One season having managed just one podium finish from the first three races.

Floyd Mayweather defeats Manny Pacquiao to win 'Fight of the Century'

Mayweather won the World Boxing Organization's title and retained the World Boxing Association and World Boxing Council belts

Saina Nehwal retains title at the Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold

Business News

Infosys Technologies

Reserve Bank of India - Free usage of home-bank ATMs limited to 5

Tata Motors - Tata Motors launches Movus, an utility vehicle

State Bank of India - SBI says debt recovery of principal of over Rs 7,500 crore from Kingfisher Airlines was going on

Hindustan Zinc Limited - Hindustan Zinc posts a 13 per cent dip of profit in Q4 of 2013-14

Bombay Stock Exchange - BSE 30-share index (Sensex) ended the day at an all-time high of 21513.87, with a gain of 237.01 (1.11%)

4 Percent of All U.S. Single Family Home Sales in First Quarter Were Flips According to RealtyTrac U.S. Home Flipping Report

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - May 07, 2015) - RealtyTrac® (, the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released its Q1 2015 U.S. Home Flipping Report, which shows that 17,309 single family homes were flipped -- sold as part of an arms-length sale for the second time within a 12-month period -- in the first quarter, 4

Thomson Reuters to Host 3rd Australian Regulatory Summit in Sydney

Chasing The Bahamian Sunset

Technology News

Xbox Music

Google Inc - Google expands Project Loon to Nevada desert. Project Loon is aimed at providing internet access at places with little or no internet connectivity.

Google Glass - Doctors were able to save a patient's life by wearing Google Glass. They were able to give a patient correct dosage of medication

Microsoft Corporation - Microsoft announces that it has sold over 5 million Xbox One video gaming consoles since its launch in November last year.

Kepler 186f - Astronomers announce Kepler 186f, a planet that closely resembles the features of Earth

Facebook - Facebook acquired WhatsApp on February 19, 2014 five years after it was launched.

Health News

Lyme disease - An experiment to see whether uninfected ticks could diagnose a lingering Lyme infection in people produced modest results, according to researchers