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743 Tirupati temple staff test positive for COVID-19

Three employees succumbed to dreaded contagion while 338 people are undergoing treatment at different COVID care facilities

11 Aug 2020 9:57 AM

One of the Jeeyangars, religious ombudsman of Tirupati temple, tests positive for COVID-19

Jeeyangars are treated by the TTD as the custodians of traditions of the temple.

18 Jul 2020 1:33 PM

Since June 11, 140 Tirumala Tirupati staffers test positive for coronavirus

The temple was re-opened on that date after the coronavirus lockdown, a top functionary of TTD said.

16 Jul 2020 9:47 PM

70-year-old diabetic recovers from Covid-19

Among the nine discharged patients, a 75-year-old man hailing from Prakasam district had successfully recovered and discharged

03 May 2020 8:31 PM

TTD denies reports of hike in price of VIP darshan tickets

While TTD denied any hike in VIP darshan tickets' cost, BJP continues to lambast the government and TTD for increasing VIP ticket prices.

07 Sep 2019 2:35 PM


Andhra: BJP demands probe for ornaments which went missing 3 years ago from TTD

A sum of Rs 25,000 was recovered for eight months between 2018 and 2019 from assistant executive officer.

29 Aug 2019 11:33 AM

2 Indian-origin Americans donate Rs 14 crore to Balaji temple in Andhra Pradesh

This is the second straight year the two have made a similar offering.

10 Aug 2019 8:11 AM

Devotee from Hyderabad donates Rs 1.11 cr to Tirumala shrine

The devotee requested the TTD chairman to use the donation for the TTD-run Sri Venkateswara Annaprasadam Trust.

08 Aug 2019 7:02 PM

Andhra Pradesh: New Governor Biswabhushan Harichandan visits Tirupati Balaji temple

Later, the governor along with family members went to Tirumala temple.

23 Jul 2019 5:26 PM

Modi's criticism, breaking alliance with BJP led to TDP's defeat in polls: Javadekar

Javadekar also accused Andhra Pradesh and Telangana governments of labelling central schemes as state-run programmes.

07 Jul 2019 6:46 PM


Modi's criticism, breaking alliance with BJP led to TDP's defeat in polls: Javadekar

‘TDP won in Andra Pradesh in 2014 as it allied had with BJP. In 2019, the party as they left BJP,’ Prakash Javadekar said.

07 Jul 2019 6:40 PM

Missing environmental activist T. Mugilan detained by Andhra police

People had protested against construction of Sterlite copper plant, claiming that it was polluting groundwater, hazardous for environment.

07 Jul 2019 1:26 PM

Andhra Pradesh: Endowments Minister V Srinivas visits Tirupati Balaji temple

‘I'll soon be holding a review meeting regarding the suspicions on Lord's jewellery safety, suspicions must be cleared soon,’ Srinivas said.

19 Jun 2019 6:06 PM

PM to offer prayers at Lord Venkateswara shrine on June 9

Modi after offering prayers at the shrine, will immediately fly to New Delhi on the same day, the official said.

06 Jun 2019 5:59 PM

Andhra CM-designate Jagan Reddy to offer prayers at Lord Balaji temple

During his election campaign, Reddy had mentioned that YSRCP would support whosoever promises Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh.

28 May 2019 4:06 PM


Mayawati slams Cong, BJP; ridicules Modi's 'Mai Bhi Chowkidar' campaign

Pawan Kalyan hit out at the Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy and alleged that it was practising unruly politics.

05 Apr 2019 12:30 PM

AP CM N Chandrababu Naidu launches election campaign from Tirupati

Naidu said the people would soon know the real culprits behind the killing of former minister YS Vivekananda Reddy.

16 Mar 2019 8:17 PM

Rahul Gandhi to offer worship at Tirupati, address rally on Friday

Rahul Gandhi would speak out on special status to Andhra Pradesh and other issues facing the nation, CD Meyyappan said.

21 Feb 2019 5:16 PM

Retired Andhra Pradesh judge, wife commit suicide by jumping in front of train

Resident of Tirupati, former judicial official P Sudhakar, was found lying dead on a rail track between Tirupati-Renigunta.

06 Oct 2018 1:09 PM

Reliance Industries donates Rs 1.1 crore to Tirumala temple

It also requested that the money be used for the temple-run Sri Venkateswara Praanadaana Trust here.

03 Sep 2018 8:08 PM