• Apple iPhone XR, OnePlus 7, Galaxy M40 and Redmi Y3 top sellers on Amazon Prime Day in India 19 Jul 2019 04:17 More than twice the number of Amazon customers had signed up for Amazon Prime membership during the announcement of Prime Day 2019 as compared to the previous year. Amazon’s Prime Day sale which was recently held during July 15-16 was the company’s biggest …
  • Amazon Prime Day 2019: iPhone XR, Redmi Y3, Fire TV Stick among top sellers in India 18 Jul 2019 13:58 More than twice the number of Amazon customers had signed up for Amazon Prime membership during the announcement of Prime Day 2019 as compared to the previous year. Amazon’s Prime Day sale which was recently held during July 15-16 was the company’s biggest …
  • AP Cabinet approves pro-farmers bill ahead of Assembly session 18 Jul 2019 08:20 Telangana (Andhra Pradesh): Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy discussed and approved several pro-farmer and other bills to be introduced in the upcoming Assembly session in a Cabinet meeting here on Thursday. The cabinet approved the bill that enables the …
  • Stringent laws sought to end ‘honour killings’ 18 Jul 2019 07:57 The country needs stringent legislation to put an end to the so-called ‘honour killings’, a blot on democratic society, opined a round-table conference organised by the CPI(M)-led Kula Vivaksha Porata Samiti and the All India Democratic Women's …
  • Three found murdered in temple complex in Andhra Pradesh 16 Jul 2019 04:42 Three persons, including two women, were killed in the early hours of Monday at the Shiva temple complex at Korthikota village of Tanakallu mandal in Anantapur district. The motive behind the murders was not clear, but villagers suspect some treasure …
  • RTC finalises tenders for setting up fuel stations 16 Jul 2019 02:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The AP State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has finalised tenders for establishing fuel-filling stations at 18 locations across the State. Officials have conducted the e-tender process and have finalized tenders for …
  • HC orders round-the-clock surveillance at Marine Drive 16 Jul 2019 02:54 By Express News Service KOCHI: The Kerala High Court on Monday directed the City Police Commissioner to deploy adequate police force to maintain round-the-clock vigil at the Marine Drive walkway to check anti-social activities and waste dumping. A Division …
  • Reckitt Benckiser and Apollo Hospitals tie up to launch ‘Arogya Rakshak’ 15 Jul 2019 16:52 Consumer health care and hygiene company Reckitt Benckiser (RB) on Monday announced its partnership with the Apollo Hospitals Group for the launch of ‘Arogya Rakshak’, a social healthcare programme focussed on school hygiene, health clinics and community …
  • AP: President Ram Nath Kovind arrives at Tirupati International airport 13 Jul 2019 16:25 Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 13 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday arrived at the Tirupati's Renigunta International airport here. Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Governor E. S. L. Narasimhan along with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister …
  • Governor ESL Narasimhan visits Padmavati temple 13 Jul 2019 09:21 Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 13 (ANI): Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana ESL Narasimhan visited the temple of Goddess Padmavati (wife of Lord Balaji) in Tiruchanur here on Saturday. Narasimhan was welcomed by Joint Executive Officer of …
  • ITC Kakatiya Master Chef chronicles: The taste from a chef’s hometown 13 Jul 2019 05:38 Express News Service HYDERABAD: Ever faced the quandary when you want a home like meal, but outside? Sell, if you are looking for a homely Rayalaseema meal, ITC Kakatiya has got things sorted for you. As part of its Master Chef chronicles, its restaurant …
  • CCL Products India June-Quarter Net Profit Falls 11 Jul 2019 18:39 July 11 (Reuters) - CCL Products India Ltd ::JUNE QUARTER NET PROFIT 346.7 MILLION RUPEES VERSUS 394.6 MILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO.JUNE QUARTER REVENUE FROM OPERATIONS 2.73 BILLION RUPEES VERSUS 2.94 BILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO.  Full Article May 21 (Reuters) - …
  • President Kovind to visit Tirumala on July 13, 14 11 Jul 2019 04:33 Category: Andhra Pradesh, News Posted by Neha Published: Jul 11, 2019, 8:13 am IST Updated: Jul 11, 2019, 8:13 am IST Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh): President Ram Nath Kovind is scheduled to pay a two-day visit to Tirumala on July 13 and 14. Chittoor district …
  • Meet the 5 richest MPs 09 Jul 2019 04:57 A mix of industrialists and businessmen, who have inherited riches or rose from humble backgrounds and even endured boom and bust cycles, the MPs are illustrative of how the political stock of the wealthy is increasing rapidly. B Dashrath Reddy and T E …
  • Rainfall deficit less in Rayalaseema compared to coastal region 07 Jul 2019 04:09 The districts in the Rayalseema regions are better placed than those in the coastal area as far as the rainfall is concerned in the sixth week of kharif season. While Chittoor, Kadapa, Anantapur and Kurnool of the Rayalaseema region have received an …
  • State government personally targeting me: Naidu 03 Jul 2019 02:21 Category: Andhra Pradesh, News Posted by Neha Published: Jul 03, 2019, 6:41 am IST Updated: Jul 03, 2019, 6:53 am IST Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh’s leader of opposition N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday alleged that YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) government is …
  • Andhra govt slashes security cover to Chandrababu Naidu, gives 4 constables 29 Jun 2019 07:56 Now, Naidu will be guarded by four constables – two in each shift. Hyderabad: The Andhra government on Friday further reduced security cover to Telugu Desam Party president and former chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu, reported Hindustan Times. According …
  • Parents abduct and murder daughter for marrying outside caste 29 Jun 2019 05:28 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: In a suspected honour killing, a 23-year-old woman, who delivered a baby boy a week ago, was allegedly murdered by her parents and relatives for marrying a person belonging to another caste at Usarapenta in Palamaner …
  • Andhra man kills daughter for marrying boy from another caste 29 Jun 2019 04:31 Chittoor: A father killed his own daughter for marrying a man from another caste in Oosarapenta village in the district on Friday. Hemawati, 23, daughter of Bhaskar Naidu, was in love with Kesavulu, 25. As Kesavulu belongs to the SC community, Hemawati…
  • No respite from jumbo problem in Chittoor villages 10 Jun 2019 08:07 A week after three wild elephants from Koundinya wildlife sanctuary in Palamaner and Kuppam ranges had strayed far away into the adjoining Punganur range, the forest officials are yet to trace the pachyderms, prowling in the thickets and hillocks. The …
  • Chittoor: 3 killed after bus rams into auto 09 Jun 2019 03:52 Category: Andhra Pradesh, News Posted by Neha Published: Jun 09, 2019, 9:13 am IST Updated: Jun 09, 2019, 9:15 am IST Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh): Three persons were killed after an over speeding bus rammed into an auto here near Bhakarapet village of …
  • Ban on plastic carry bags has little impact in Chittoor district 12 May 2019 03:42 Though the civic bodies, be it corporations, municipalities or panchayats, had in recent months put in place strict measures, prohibiting the use of plastic carry bags by traders and consumers, there has largely been no impact in Chittoor district. Ever …
  • Chittoor police on their toes as govt. issues extremist alert 11 May 2019 03:13 In the backdrop of an alert on possible extremist activities in the State, the Chittoor police have stepped up vigilance across the district, especially on national highways and at border checkposts. The district has a 150-km long porous border with Tamil …
  • Chittoor braces for forest fires as summer peaks 09 May 2019 04:07 Forest officials in Chittoor district are gearing up to prevent forest fires as temperatures rise to a menacing 45° C in several parts of the district. Chittoor West division, spread over a vast region covering Chittoor, Palamaner, Kuppam, Madanapalle and …
  • EO reviews Chittoor election arrangements 08 Apr 2019 01:10
  • Six crime spot vehicles flagged off in Chittoor 15 Mar 2019 14:06 Nellore: Nellore district SP Ishwarya Rastagi has flagged off six new crime spot vehicles and water tanker on Wednesday. The SP said that the crime spot vehicles will be very useful in collecting physical evidence from the scene of offence in case of grave …
  • State may lose 150 MBBS seats as Chittoor college faces closure 09 Mar 2019 04:34 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: RVS Institute of Medical Sciences, Chittoor, is likely to shut down with the Medical Council of India (MCI) denying permission for the past two consecutive years as the college management has failed to meet its standards. …
  • Mango orchards in Chittoor district yet to start flowering 27 Jan 2019 07:32 Express News Service TIRUPATI: Mango farmers, who had a tough time last season due to lack of remunerative price for their produce, are facing a different kind of situation this year. The mango orchards have not even reached the flowering stage causing …
  • Chittoor: School children made to stand naked on pretext that they are late for school 28 Dec 2018 02:46 Dec 27, 2018, 14:34 ISTSource: TNNIn a shocking incident at Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor, a few school children were made to stand naked inside a school premises on pretext that they were late for the school. It was at Chaitanya Bharathi English medium …
  • IPS officer Rajnish Rai suspended as CIAT Chittoor IG & Principal 20 Dec 2018 23:07 Rajnish Rai Gujarat-cadre IPS officer Rajnish Rai, who had arrested three IPS officers while investigating the Sohrabuddin Shaikh encounter case in 2007, has been issued suspension orders by the Ministry of Home Affairs for “unauthorised handing over” of …
  • N Chandrababu Naidu to distribute 8,840 acres of land in Chittoor, Tirupati 20 Dec 2018 01:09 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will distribute 8,840 acres of land in Tirupati and Chittoor revenue divisions to the Community Joint Farming Society (CJFS), benefiting 4,937 people on Thursday. House site pattas will …
  • Four of a family charred to death in Chittoor 11 Nov 2018 12:44
  • 138 H1N1 cases in October; Kurnool, Vizag, Chittoor worst-affected 01 Nov 2018 04:43 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: As many as 138 people have tested positive for swine flu in the State in October alone. Of these, a majority of swine flu cases were recorded in Kurnool, Visakhapatnam and Chittoor districts, according to a report from …
  • Gravita expands production capacity of its plant situated at Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh 21 Sep 2018 02:54 Gravita India Limited, a leading recycling company having its manufacturing presence around the globe, has expanded the capacity of its existing plant located at Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh by installing new washing line and PPCP Granules extrusion lines …
  • Gravita India Expands Capacity Of Plant At Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh 20 Sep 2018 16:11 9:06am EDT Sept 20 (Reuters) - Gravita India Ltd ::GRAVITA INDIA SAYS CO EXPANDED CAPACITY OF EXISTING PLANT AT CHITTOOR, ANDHRA PRADESH.GRAVITA INDIA SAYS CAPACITY OF CHITTOOR PLANT IN PLASTIC SEGMENT WILL BE 6,000 MTPA AFTER EXPANSION.GRAVITA INDIA SAYS …
  • Brothers buried alive in accident at Chittoor quarry 07 Sep 2018 02:33 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Two brothers were buried alive when mud and rocks collapsed on them while they were digging for sand at a quarry in Mudarampalli of Pedda Panjani mandal near Palamaneru of Chittoor district on Thursday. M Krishna Reddy (30 …
  • Coming, yet another greenfield highway from Chennai to Chittoor 27 Jul 2018 01:54 Express News Service CHENNAI: Amidst all the hue and cry over the Chennai-Salem greenfield expressway project, the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is proposing to lay another new six-lane greenfield highway from Thatchur near Chennai to …
  • Meghalaya man found dead in water tank at Kuppam in Chittoor 12 Jul 2018 19:06
  • Kathi Mahesh externed for six months to Chittoor 09 Jul 2018 19:29 HYDERABAD: The city police on Monday externed Tollywood actor and film critic Kathi Mahesh from Hyderabad for six months. The police had booked him for allegedly disrespecting Hindu deities. The actor had created a controversy early this month when he made …
  • Wild elephant found dead in mango garden near Chittoor 02 Jul 2018 16:47 Mystery shrouded the death of a wild elephant in a mango garden abutting the forests of Thumbukuppam at Setteri village of Bangarupalem mandal, about 35 km from here. The elephant was reportedly found dead on Monday morning around 7.30 am. Forest officials …
  • Greenply Industries Ltd Commences Commercial Production at Chittoor unit 02 Jul 2018 15:01 Greenply Industries Ltd has commenced commercial production of 'Medium Density Fibreboard (MDF)' on 1st July, 2018 at the Company's manufacturing unit situated at Routhu Suramala, Thottambedu, Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh. Shares of GREENPLY …
  • Truck falls into gorge in Chittoor 17 Jun 2018 12:22 Jun 17, 2018, 17:15 ISTSource: Mirror NowAt least seven people were killed and over 20 people injured after a lorry loaded with mangoes fell into a 50-ft deep gorge at Nayanuru Peddha Vanka under Kuppam mandal in Chittoor district. There were about 27 …
  • 5 minor boys held for raping 12-year old girl in Andhra’s Chittoor 24 May 2018 15:35 The boys were arrested after a mob dragged two of them out from their houses, stripped and thrashed late on Wednesday. Hyderabad: Police in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh has arrested five boys between the age of 16 and 17 years for allegedly sexually …
  • Jumbos march on highway in search of water in Chittoor 20 May 2018 06:30 A herd of wild elephants criss-crossing the Chittoor-Bengaluru national highway at Moghili ghat of Palamaner range during the last three days is giving tense moments to the forest officials, who have cautioned the highway riders to move carefully and avoid …
  • Gravita starts Commercial Production of PPCP Granules from its Plant situated at Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh 09 Apr 2018 18:35 Gravita India Limited, a leading recycling company having its manufacturing presence around the globe, is glad to inform that company has started commercial production of PPCP Granules by installing new imported washing line and extrusion line which is …
  • Chittoor district declared Open Defecation Free 02 Apr 2018 01:30 CHITTOOR: A total of 2,77,314 individual toilets have been constructed in the district in the 2017-18 financial year and so far 3,80,339 toilets have been constructed with Rs 541.92 crore and the district is Open Defecation Free (ODF) District, Collector …
  • Serial killer from Tamil Nadu caught by Chittoor police 20 Mar 2018 23:06 TIRUPATI: Chittoor district police on Tuesday nabbed a notorious serial killer who was allegedly involved in six murders and four attempt-to-murder cases. The suspected psychopath is accused of killing a woman for refusing to offer him food when he asked. …
  • Eight workers die of asphyxiation in Chittoor 17 Feb 2018 00:01 PALAMANER: Eight workers of Sri Venkateswara Hatcheries died of asphyxiation at Moram village in Palamaner mandal on Friday when they entered the underground main drain to clean it manually without any protective gear. The hatchery, one of the largest in …
  • Bandh: Mixed response in Chittoor, TDP joins protest 09 Feb 2018 03:35 The State bandh call given by the Opposition parties, demanding justice to A.P. as per the provisions of the State Reorganisation Act, evoked mixed response in Chittoor district while it was near total in Anantapur district. In Tirupati, the shutdown was …
  • Mega fodder centres to come up in Chittoor dist 22 Jan 2018 03:44 TIRUPATIl: The district administration will set up ‘Mega Pasugrasa Kshetralu’ in Chittoor to produce  20,000 metric tonnes of silage to boost dairy farming.  Silage will be supplied to farmers at `4 a kg. A target to produce 10,000 metric tonnes of silage …
  • CM vows to make Chittoor district drought-free 17 Jan 2018 03:38 TIRUPATI: If things go as planned, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is all set to make Chittoor a drought-free district. To eradicate drought like conditions, the State government is planning more and more development works in the district. While leaving …
  • Huge turnout of youths for Jallikattu, 20 injured in Chittoor 15 Jan 2018 03:38 TIRUPATI: Youths took part in Jallikattu in massive numbers at Anupalli under Ramachandrapuram mandal in Chittoor district on the occasion of Bhogi on Sunday. The festival is to begin from the day of Kanuma, but the organisers this year has started …
  • Apollo Tyres to invest Rs 1,800 crore in chittoor plant 10 Jan 2018 04:16 Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu arrives to lay the foundation stone for an Apollo Tyres manufacturing facility in Chittoor district on Tuesday | Express TIRUPATI: Apollo Tyres has said it will invest Rs 1,800 crore in the first phase of a manufacturing …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Apollo Tyres to invest Rs 1,800 crore in Chittoor plant 10 Jan 2018 03:53 Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu arrives to lay the foundation stone for an Apollo Tyres manufacturing facility in Chittoor district on Tuesday | Express TIRUPATI: Apollo Tyres has said it will invest Rs 1,800 crore in the first phase of a manufacturing …
  • Chittoor: Mother denies son money to buy alcohol, strangled to death 03 Jan 2018 01:12 TIRUPATI: A 29-year-old youth killed his mother after she refused to give him money to buy alcohol in Sivuni Kuppam in Chittoor district on Monday. J. Subramanyam, who is a habitual drinker, has been staying alone in the neighbouring village after his wife …
  • 17-year-old Assam boy goes missing from Chittoor railway station in Andhra Pradesh 21 Dec 2017 12:58 Manash Jyoti Baruah, a 17-year-old boy from upper Assam district of Jorhat, reportedly went missing a few days ago from Chittoor railway station in Andhra Pradesh, while he was on his way home on an Assam-bound train from Tamil Nadu along with his two …
  • Amara Raja Batteries commissions two-wheeler battery plant‬ in Chittoor 19 Dec 2017 08:28 Plant to have final capacity of 17 million units Chittoor, Dec 19:   ‪Amara Raja Batteries Ltd (ARBL) has commissioned its two-wheeler battery plant in the Amara Raja Growth Corridor in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh. The plant was inaugurated by George R Oliver …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Bride bludgeoned by groom on wedding night in Chittoor, case registered 03 Dec 2017 11:36 Officials at Gangadhara Nellore Police Station where a case was registered said that the couple was spending their first night at the bride’s house in the village. A 23-year-old bride was battered and bludgeoned by her groom on their wedding night and had …
  • Death of infants sets alarm bellsringing in rural areas of Chittoor 23 Nov 2017 05:01 Series of deaths among infants of some of the remote hamlets of Bangarupalem mandal during the last one and half month has brought an unhappy atmosphere in the rural side. The official figure of the infants’ deaths since one and half months stood at nine. …
  • 18 deaths in 50 days under single Primary Health Centre in Chittoor 28 Oct 2017 04:49 Image used for representational purpose TIRUPATI: AS many as 18 people have died of mysterious fevers in the last 50 days in villages under the Panduru Primary Health Centre in Varadaiahpalem mandal of Chittoor district. But the deaths came to light only …
  • Agro-forestry to help farmers in Chittoor earn more 20 Oct 2017 10:57 The pilot project on Agro-forestry, covering the five mandals of Nagari, Narayanavanam, Nindra, Pichatur and Puttur in Chittoor district, will see massive bund-plantation of red sanders and teak saplings, and block plantation of commercially viable Alla …
  • Neeva river inundates Chittoor colonies 10 Oct 2017 04:37 CHITTOOR : After 22 years, Neeva river breached its banks and inundated several colonies in the slum areas of Chittoor on Monday. By the evening, 13 of the 15 colonies in Thena Banda and Veerabhadra slum areas were submerged. Residents of nine colonies …
  • Heavy rain batters Chittoor; high alert along Neeva river bank 06 Oct 2017 05:01 Chittoor municipal corporation limits and surrounding mandals of Tavanampalle and Irala received heavy rain during the last 24 hours, resulting in copious inflows into Neeva river. The NTR Jalasayam, the prime source of drinking water for Chittoor, which …
  • Lucky escape for travellers in 4-bus smash on highway near Chittoor district 30 Sep 2017 05:07 Tirupati: Ib a freak accident four buses collided on the highway near Chandragiri of Chittoor district on Friday.  First, a private travels bus, on its way to Bengaluru from Vijayawada, hit a Tamil Nadu state road transport corporation bus that was on its …
  • Chittoor cop is first Indian woman to scale Mt. Elbrus 12 Sep 2017 08:18 Chittoor district Additional Superintendent of Police G.R. Radhika created a record by scaling Mount Elbrus, the highest mountain in Russia and in Europe, and the tenth most prominent peak in the world, on September 8. Radhika is the first Indian woman to …
  • Chittoor, Anantapur selected for Neeranchal National Watershed project 08 Sep 2017 03:35 TIRUPATI: The Andhra Pradesh government received a major fillip in their efforts for improving watershed management in the rural and rain fed areas as Anantapur and Chittoor were selected for Neeranchal National Watershed project, Y R S Rao, scientist and …
  • Gravita India : increases capacity of Chittoor unit 06 Sep 2017 14:07 The company added 16,000 MTPA capacity at Chittoor, in Andhra Pradesh, making it the flagship plant of the Jaipur-based company. Currently, the company is utilising more than 65% of its existing capacity the unit. The shares of Gravita India jumped by over …
  • Pastor rapes 12-year-old girl in Chittoor district 06 Sep 2017 06:18 TIRUPATI: A 12-year old girl was raped by a 51-year old pastor in Kuravakaluva village of Renigunta mandal in Chittoor district on Monday night. The incident came to light on Tuesday morning, when the village women had lodged a complaint with police. …
  • Another appeal for mercy killing in Chittoor 01 Sep 2017 03:18 A young couple of Pulaguravaripalle of Kurabalakota mandal, 150 km from here, on Wednesday approached the II Additional District Judge court at Madanapalle, with an appeal to grant euthanasia for their six-year-old daughter, suffering from a rare …
  • Smuggler-actress tries to kill herself in Chittoor sub-jail 25 Aug 2017 04:32 TIRUPATI: Air hostess-turned model Sangeeta Chatterjee, who is in Chittoor sub-jail after she was arrested about six months ago on charges of involvement in the smuggling of red sanders, attempted suicide on Thursday afternoon. Police said Sangeeta drank …
  • Four Spaniards among 5 killed in chittoor accident 06 Aug 2017 03:29 The mangled remains of the minibus, in which a group of Spanish tourists were travelling, at Yetalavanka of Punganur mandal in Chittoor district on Saturday | afp TIRUPATI: Five persons were killed and nine injured when a speeding container truck collided …
  • 4 Spanish tourists killed in accident in Andhra Pradesh' Chittoor district 05 Aug 2017 19:33 Four Spanish tourists and an Indian driver were killed when the mini-bus they were travelling had a head on collision with a tanker in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district in the early hours of Saturday. (Representational Image)Reuters Four Spanish …
  • Four Spanish tourists killed in accident in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh 05 Aug 2017 11:34 In a gory road mishap, four tourists from Spain and an Indian driver, were killed on the spot, when their mini bus had a head-on collision with a container at Eedigapalle village of Punganur mandal, 60 km from here on Saturday morning. According to …
  • Four Spanish nationals among 5 killed in road accident in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor 05 Aug 2017 09:16 Chittoor: Five people, including four Spanish nationals, were killed in a road accident in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district on Saturday, police said. The accident occurred near Yatala Vanka in Punganur "mandal" (block) when a mini-bus in …
  • 4 Spanish Nationals Among 5 Dead In Truck-Mini Bus Collision In Chittoor 05 Aug 2017 08:01 Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh:  A mini bus collided with a container truck in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district today, killing four Spanish nationals and their driver, police said. Two people, also Spanish nationals, were injured in the accident. The …
  • TN CM asks Naidu to stop constructing dam at Chittoor 16 Jun 2017 09:31 Condemning Andhra Pradesh (AP) government's plan to construct a check dam across the river Kusa at Chittoor district, Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday said to his AP counterpart N Chandrababu Naidu to immediately stall the …
  • Padirikuppam village in Chittoor district is an inam estate, rules High Court 16 Jun 2017 01:41 HYDERABAD: In a relief to the petitioners seeking grant of pattas for their lands, the High Court has declared that the Padirikuppam village in Chittoor district of AP is an “Inam Estate” and covered by provisions of Andhra Pradesh Estates (Abolition and …
  • Chittoor woman removes kidney stone by touching patients’ back 28 May 2017 07:08 CHENNAI: Narasamma’s miraculous power are so effective that she is able to remove kidney stones by rubbing a mixture on the back of the patient. She takes out a half-cut lemon, dips it in a mixture of butter, turmeric and kumkum powder and rubs it on the …
  • Andhra police computers hit by cyberattackComputers in 18 police units in Chittoor, Krishna, Guntur, Visakhatpatnam and Srikakulam districts were affected. However, officials said the day-to-day functioning was not hampered. 13 May 2017 12:04 VIJAYAWADA: A section of computers of Andhra Pradesh's police departments were affected by the global cyberattack on Saturday, authorities said. Computers in 18 police units in Chittoor, Krishna, Guntur, Visakhatpatnam and Srikakulam districts were …
  • Swift action helps stop child marriage in Chittoor 07 May 2017 04:58 A speech-impaired man allegedly threatened his minor daughter, aged 14, to marry her maternal uncle (27), failing which he would resort to blinding himself. Amid arguments and threats, the child marriage was stopped at Gangapuram village near Chinna Tippa …
  • Chittoor killer truck driver had no licence 23 Apr 2017 04:04
  • Chittoor mishap: Driver had no heavy vehicle licence 23 Apr 2017 02:04 TIRUPATI : Was negligence of the transport and police authorities the real cause of the ghastly mishap in Yerpedu of Chittoor district that claimed 15 lives and left several more injured ? It would seems so, given the fact that the driver was in an …
  • A lorry runs over, to kill 20 protesters in Chittoor 21 Apr 2017 15:23 Nellore: A truck ran over several people in Rayalseema region Friday afternoon, leaving 20 of them dead and more than 15 injured. The incident happened in Yerpedu of Chittoor district in Andhra Pradesh as reported by Deccan Chronicle. The mishap took place …
  • Andhra: PM Modi condoles loss of lives in Chittoor tragedy 21 Apr 2017 14:27 [India], Apr 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday condoled the loss of lives in the accident that took place in Chittoor earlier today. Prime Minister Modi took to Twitter to express grief over the mishap. "Pained by the loss of lives due …
  • Truck runs over 20 people outside police station in Chittoor 21 Apr 2017 11:59 Amaravati: Several people were seriously injured and some were feared dead as a truck ran into a crowd outside Yerpedu police station in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh on Friday afternoon. A police officer from Chittoor said as per the preliminary …
  • AP: 20 dead, 15 critical as truck runs over protesters, cops in Chittoor 21 Apr 2017 11:50 Nellore: In one of the worst accidents ever in the Rayalaseema region, 20 persons were killed and 15 others critically injured when a lorry ran over them at Yerpedu in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh, on Friday afternoon. The accident happened after …
  • 20 killed as truck ploughs into crowd in Andhra's Chittoor district 21 Apr 2017 11:34 Chittoor: At least 20 people, mostly roadside vegetable and fruit vendors, were killed when a truck ran over them in at Yerpedu in Chittoor district. Police said that the truck driver lost control while trying to avoid collision with another vehicle and …
  • 12 feared dead in road mishap in Chittoor 21 Apr 2017 10:33 VIJAYAWADA: At least 12 people died and several others were injured when a truck ran into a crowd outside Yerpedu police station in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh on Friday. The driver of the truck en route Srikalahasti, rammed into an electric pole …
  • 20 feared dead after truck runs into crowd in Chittoor 21 Apr 2017 10:24 AMRAVATI: Several people were seriously injured and 20 feared dead as a truck ran into a crowd outside Yerpedu police station in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh this afternoon. A police officer from Chittoor said as per the preliminary information, at …
  • Truck runs into crowd outside police station in Chittoor 21 Apr 2017 10:19 AMRAVATI: Several people were seriously injured and 20 feared dead as a truck ran into a crowd outside Yerpedu police station in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh this afternoon. A police officer from Chittoor said as per the preliminary information, at …
  • Andhra Pradesh: 20 dead in truck mishap in Chittoor 21 Apr 2017 09:14 At least 10 persons were admitted at Ruia Hospital at Tirupati with serious injuries. (Source: Google Maps) At least 20 people, mostly roadside vegetable and fruit vendors, were killed when a truck ran over them in at Yerpedu in Chittoor district. Police …
  • Chandrababu Naidu neglecting SC/STs: Chittoor MP Dr N Shivaprasad 15 Apr 2017 02:27 Vijayawada: Raising a voice of dissent against the TD high command, party leader and Chittoor MP Dr. N. Shivaprasad has stated that it is ignoring SC/ST interests. His criticism, on the day of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s birth anniversary, has led to a …
  • Industrial facelift for Chittoor district 07 Apr 2017 02:00
  • Central Government notifies SEZ of CCL Products India Ltd at Chittoor District 04 Apr 2017 03:35 The proposed Sector Specific Special Economic Zone of CCL Products India Ltd for Agro based Food Processing at Kuvakolli Village, Varadaiah Palem Mandalam, Chittoor District in the State of Andhra Pradesh in an area of 11.879 hectares has been notified by …
  • Andhra: Three killed in road accident in Chittoor 19 Mar 2017 09:24 TIRUPATI: Three people including a two year old girl died and three others were seriously injured in a road accident at Lakshmaiah Kandriga village of Yadamari mandal of Chittoor district on Sunday morning. A speeding oil tanker on its way to Karnataka …
  • Apollo Tyres gets 266 acres to set up unit in Chittoor 17 Mar 2017 02:09
  • Apollo gets 266 acres to set up unit in Chittoor 16 Mar 2017 21:10
  • Chittoor district staring at drinking water crisis 24 Feb 2017 21:38 Chittoor district, which totally depends on rain-fed irrigation for its drinking water needs, is facing a crisis in the western mandals, with officials having deployed water tankers in 278 villages, a majority of them in Kuppam Assembly constituency, …
  • Gokaldas Exports to set up manufacturing units in Chittoor district 30 Jan 2017 05:32 Bengaluru, Jan 30:   Gokaldas Exports has entered in to a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Andhra Pradesh Government for setting up four apparel manufacturing units in Chittoor district over next three years. The company plans to invest up to Rs …
  • Opens New Recycling Plant At Chittoor 07 Jan 2017 12:10 Gravita India Ltd, the metal reusing organization, has started business creation of lead metal from its new reusing plant at Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh. The plant, which has creation limit of 12000 metric ton for every annum (MTPA), will tap the chance of …
  • Maharashtra: Two on way to Tirupati die after falling from train 19 Jul 2019 03:08 An accidental death report was registered by the Sevagram police. (Representational) Two persons on way to Tirupati died after falling from a speeding train in Wardha district of Maharashtra, police said on Thursday. The victims, Sagar Bagade (28) and …
  • Hyderabad-bound flight hit by snag, returns to Tirupati airport 18 Jul 2019 02:39 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Due to technical snag, a SpiceJet flight returned to Renigunta airport on Wednesday after take-off. The flight was scheduled to arrive at Renigunta airport at 6.50 am and leave at 7.30 am. It arrived at 8.20 am and took …
  • Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams scraps ‘classifications’ in VIP darshan 17 Jul 2019 16:33 The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) on Wednesday resolved to scrap away the ‘classifications’ in the VIP break darshan system with immediate effect. TTD Chairman Y.V. Subba Reddy told media persons that the decision was taken with a serene intention …
  • Tirupati VIP darshan slots set to be rejigged 17 Jul 2019 15:38
  • Tirupati stares at perhaps its worst water crisis 15 Jul 2019 10:58
  • Pavitrotsavam begins in Tirupati 13 Jul 2019 22:14 Tirupati: The three-day annual Pavitrotsavam commenced on a grand note at the TTD's Lord Kapileswara Swamy Temple in Tirupati on Saturday. As part of the festival, the temple priests performed 'Snapana Tirumanjanam' (celestial bath) to the …
  • AP: President Ram Nath Kovind arrives at Tirupati International airport 13 Jul 2019 16:25 Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 13 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday arrived at the Tirupati's Renigunta International airport here. Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Governor E. S. L. Narasimhan along with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister …
  • President Ram Nath Kovind offers worship at shrines in Tirupati 13 Jul 2019 15:00
  • Acuite assigns BBB- / Stable rating to Tirupati Starch & Chemicals Ltd 11 Jul 2019 02:44 Acuite Ratings & Research Limited has affirmed and assigned the credit rating vide their letter dated 05th July,2019 for Rs. 10 crores Line of credit availed by Tirupati Starch & Chemicals Ltd. Total Line of Credit Rated is Rs. 10 (Ten) Crore. The …
  • Mugilan found in Tirupati, TN cops take him into custody, wife injured in mishap 08 Jul 2019 16:44 Tamil Nadu-based environmental activist T Mugilan, missing for nearly six months and facing sexual assault case, was found in Tirupati railway station on Saturday. He was brought back to Tamil Nadu after the police handed over the activist to TN police at …
  • RS Mugilan brought from Tirupati, arrested in rape case 08 Jul 2019 00:09 Chennai: Tamil Nadu Crime Branch CID police on Sunday arrested ‘environment activist’ R S Mugilan in connection with a rape case registered against him months ago in Karur district. A 37-year-old woman had complained at the Kulithalai all-women police …
  • Tirupati intl airport to run on solar energy now 05 Jul 2019 08:20
  • Tirupati airport starts tapping solar power  05 Jul 2019 06:19 By Express News Service TIRUPATI:  Adding yet another feather in its cap, the Tirupati International Airport at Renigunta in the temple town has joined the league of solar-powered airports. Tirupati airport has become the fourth solar powered airport in …
  • Tirupati: Woman killed by dad for marrying outside caste 28 Jun 2019 21:04 TIRUPATI: In a shocking incident, a 23-year-old woman was kidnapped and beaten to death by her father and other family members when she went to visit a hospital because she had married a man from a different caste two years ago. The victim, Y. Hemavathi, …
  • IRCTC Tourism offers 13-day tour package to Tirupati, Rameshwaram and Kanyakumari; check details 28 Jun 2019 09:27 The tour which will journey across Rameshwaram, Madurai, Kovalam, Trivandrum, Kanyakumari, Tiruchirapalli, Tirupati and Mallikarjuna. (File) IRCTC Tourism Offers, Packages 2019: From IRCTC Tourism’s all-inclusive tour package of ‘Bharat Darshan Special …
  • Pollution proves fatal for fish in Tirupati tank 24 Jun 2019 06:00 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Scores of dead fish have washed up the shore of Anna Cheruvu at Mitta Gandhi Puram, around five kilometres from the temple town of Tirupati, on Sunday. People living in the vicinity and the fishing community attributed …
  • Tirupati: 6 nabbed for raping girl, three of them are minors 23 Jun 2019 20:11 TIRUPATI: The Prakasam district police arrested six men on Sunday for confining and raping a minor girl in Ongole. Three of the rapists were minors themselves.   According to the Prakasam district superintendent of police, Siddharth Kaushal, the Shakti …
  • Jagan Reddy’s uncle takes over as Tirupati temple Chairman 22 Jun 2019 19:07 Tirupati, June 22 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy’s uncle Y.V. Subba Reddy was on Saturday sworn-in as Chairman of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD), which administers the Lord Venkateshwara temple at Tirumala here. Subba …
  • With wellness motto, yoga turns the buzzword in Tirupati 22 Jun 2019 07:04 With wellness in the form of physical fitness and mental tranquillity as the motto, the International Yoga Day was observed by various institutions and individuals with enthusiasm here on Friday. TTD Joint EO B. Lakshmikantham conducted health awareness …
  • Visa-on-arrival soon at Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Tirupati airports 20 Jun 2019 06:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Owing to the growing number of local and international tourists at Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada and Tirupati airports, Minister for Tourism and Culture Muttamsetti Srinivasa Rao said that priority will be given to visa-on- …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Endowments Minister V Srinivas visits Tirupati Balaji temple 19 Jun 2019 11:36 Category: Andhra Pradesh Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Jun 19, 2019, 4:05 pm IST Updated: Jun 19, 2019, 4:05 pm IST Tirumala: Andhra Pradesh Endowments Minister Vellampalli Srinivas offered prayers at Lord Balaji temple along with family members here …
  • Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan offers prayers at Tirupati temple 14 Jun 2019 06:28 Category: Andhra Pradesh, News Posted by Neha Published: Jun 14, 2019, 10:00 am IST Updated: Jun 14, 2019, 10:00 am IST Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh): Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Thursday offered prayers to Lord Venkateswara here after the NDA was re- …
  • Change of guard in Andhra, but Tirupati board chair won’t quit 12 Jun 2019 00:20 The temple at Tirumala, the richest temple in the world with a turnover of over Rs 3,000 crore per annum. (File) An unusual situation has arisen in the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Trust Board after certain members, including the chairman, who had …
  • Jagan Reddy Receives PM Modi On His Visit To Andhra Temple Town Tirupati 10 Jun 2019 13:37 Andhra Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy received the prime minister at the Tirupati airport. Tirupati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today evening arrived in the temple town of Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh to offer prayers to Lord Venkateswara, atop the …
  • In Tirupati, PM Modi Promises "All Cooperation" To Jagan Reddy's Andhra 10 Jun 2019 13:37 PM Modi's visit to Tirupati came as he returned from a two-day state visit to Maldives and Sri Lanka Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised "all cooperation from the Centre for Andhra Pradesh's development" during …
  • PM Narendra Modi offers prayer at Tirupati 10 Jun 2019 08:19 By Express News Service TIRUMALA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala on Sunday evening. Upon his arrival at the temple, Modi was accorded a grand traditional reception amidst chanting of Vedic …
  • With Jaganmohan by his side, PM Modi offers prayers at Tirupati's Venkateswara Temple 10 Jun 2019 04:17 Image Source : PTI Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan and Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy at Lord Venkateswara temple at Tirumala in Tirupati Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday arrived here on a brief visit to …
  • We'll see brighter India: PM Modi in Tirupati 09 Jun 2019 23:59 Tirupati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the BJP-led government at the Centre would meet the expectations of 130 crore Indians and win their hearts by taking up massive welfare programmes that will take the nation on a progressive line to achieve …
  • Jagan will take Andhra forward, Centre will support him: PM Modi at Tirupati 09 Jun 2019 22:09 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jaganmohan Reddy. (Twiiter/PMOIndia) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who visited the temple town of Tirupati on Sunday, said newly-elected Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy …
  • Country saw our dedication, gave us second chance: PM Modi in Tirupati 09 Jun 2019 13:36 Tirupati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday evening arrived in the temple town of Tirupati to offer prayers to Lord Venkateswara, atop the sacred Tirumala Hills. Andhra Pradesh Governor E S L Narasimhan, Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy, Union …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy to accompany PM Modi to Tirupati Balaji today 09 Jun 2019 13:10 Image Source : PTI Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy After his brief visit to Sri Lanka, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to visit Tirupati Balaji temple on Sunday. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS …
  • Modi arrives in Tirupati to offer prayers 09 Jun 2019 12:59 Tirupati, June 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday arrived here on a brief visit to offer prayers at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara. Following his two-day visit to the Maldives and Sri Lanka, Modi landed here from Colombo. Andhra …
  • PM Modi ends Sri Lanka visit, flies to Tirupati 09 Jun 2019 11:58 Colombo, June 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday left Sri Lanka after a packed day’s visit to the island nation. Modi “emplanes from Sri Lanka”, the Indian government tweeted. Before leaving the island nation, Modi and Sri Lanka President …
  • Tirupati is all set for PM Modi's visit today 09 Jun 2019 06:59 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Elaborate arrangements were made for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Tirupati on Sunday. This is the first time that Narendra Modi is visiting the temple town after being sworn in the Prime Minister for a second …
  • Six dead, two injured after their car rammed into parked lorry near Tirupati 07 Jun 2019 05:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Six people died and two others were seriously injured in a ghastly road mishap at Guruvarajupalle village in Renigunta Mandal of Chittoor district on Friday early hours. According to Renigunta police, a group of pilgrims …
  • Sudha Murty resigns as Member of Tirupati Temple Board 06 Jun 2019 12:56 Jun 06, 2019, 06.20 PM IST BCCL Murty has not provided any reason for her resignation in her letter. BENGALURU: Infosys Foundation chairperson Sudha Murty resigned as Member of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Trust Board on Thursday. She was sworn in as a …
  • Tirupati: Son beats up dad over land 04 Jun 2019 21:25 Tirupati: In a shocking incident, an 88-year-old man was brutally attacked by his son and daughter-in-law after a dispute broke between them over a piece of land owned by the victim, who wanted to dispose of it to clear his debts. According to the locals …
  • Tirupati to raise £3m for growth projects 04 Jun 2019 11:11 Flake graphite producer Tirupati Graphite, which plans to list on the LSE later this year, is hoping to raise up to £3-million through the placement of convertible loan notes to fund its growth projects. Under the terms of the offering, which was announced …
  • PM Modi To Visit Andhra Pradesh's Tirupati Balaji Temple On June 9 03 Jun 2019 11:43 Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit the hill shrine of Tirupati on June 9 (File) Guntur, Andhra Pradesh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit the hill shrine of Tirupati on June 9. The information was shared by Andhra Pradesh …
  • PM Modi to visit Tirupati Balaji temple on June 9 02 Jun 2019 04:22 [India], Jun 2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit the hill shrine of Tirupati on June 9. The information was shared by Andhra Pradesh BJP President, Kanna Lakshmi Narayana who told reporters on Saturday that the Prime Minister will …
  • PM to offer prayers at Tirupati on June 9 01 Jun 2019 15:02 Amaravati, June 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Andhra Pradesh on June 9 and offer prayers at Lord Venkateswara Temple at Tirumala. President of BJP’s state unit Kanna Laxminarayana on Saturday said Modi would reach Renigunta Airport at …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy prays at Tirupati temple 29 May 2019 13:19 Category: Andhra Pradesh, News Posted by sana Published: May 29, 2019, 4:59 pm IST Updated: May 29, 2019, 4:59 pm IST Tirupati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister designate Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday offered prayers at the Lord Venkateswara temple at …
  • Why did Ram Gopal Varma visit girls' hostel in Tirupati? [Photo+Video] 28 May 2019 14:49 Ram Gopal Varma in girl's hostel, TirupatiTwitter Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma surprised everyone by sharing a selfie with some girls at a hostel in Tirupati. He said that he visited the girls' hostel because he used to stay there during his college …
  • Tirupati Starch & Chemicals Approves Resignation Of MD Ramdas Goyal 28 May 2019 01:28 Feb 13 (Reuters) - Tirupati Starch & Chemicals Ltd ::DEC QUARTER PROFIT 12.5 MILLION RUPEES VERSUS PROFIT 19.9 MILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO.DEC QUARTER REVENUE FROM OPERATIONS 612.7 MILLION RUPEES VERSUS 563.3 MILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO.  Full Article Aug 14 ( …
  • Tirupati: Woman beaten to death over suspicion 27 May 2019 07:38  Late on Saturday, when they were arguing again, Srinivas beat his wife on the head with an iron rod, resulting in her instantaneous death. He went to V. Kota police station and surrendered. (Photo: Representational Image/PTI) Tirupati: Suspecting her …
  • KCR offers prayers at Tirupati temple 27 May 2019 07:23 Tirupati, May 27 (IANS) Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao along with his family members offered prayers at Lord Venkateswara Temple at Tirumala here on Monday. Chandrashekhar Rao, his wife Shobha Rao and other family members worshipped and …
  • Tirupati festival kicks off at Delhi temple 16 May 2019 03:38
  • Tirupati fest kicks off at Delhi temple 15 May 2019 20:42
  • Summer specials to Kakinada, Secunderabad , Tirupati 14 May 2019 05:30 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South Central Railway (SCR) will run summer special trains between various destinations from Tuesday onwards to clear extra rush of passengers.Train no. 07210 Kakinada Town-Tirupati special train will depart Kakinada …
  • Kolhapur's first Tirupati flight takes off 13 May 2019 11:37
  • Rohit, Dinesh head to Tirupati for darshan 10 May 2019 07:01
  • Did you know? Tirupati temple sits on over 9,000 kg pure gold reserves 09 May 2019 14:50 By IANS HYDERABAD: The worlds richest Hindu temple at Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh is sitting on pure gold reserves of over 9,000 kg, officials said. Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD), which manages the affairs of the famous Sri Venkateswara Temple, has 7, …
  • Temple Run: Tirupati temple sits on over 9,000 kg gold reserves 09 May 2019 13:58 By Mohammed Shafeeq HYDERABAD: The worlds richest Hindu temple at Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh is sitting on pure gold reserves of over 9,000 kg, officials said. Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD), which manages the affairs of the famous Sri Venkateswara …
  • Temple Gold: Tirupati temple has 9259 kg gold 09 May 2019 11:50 Tirupati: The Sri Venkateswara Temple at Tirumala here owns 9,259 kg of gold deposited with various banks and in its treasury, a senior temple official said on Monday. Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD), which manages the affairs of the country's …
  • Agama ritual performed at Govindaraja temple in Tirupati 09 May 2019 10:33 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: The Agama ritual of Koil Alwar Thirumanjanam was performed at Sri Govindarajaswamy temple on Wednesday morning ahead of annual Brahmotsavams commencing from May 11. Tirupati Joint Executive Officer B Lakshmi Kantham, who …
  • Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Trust feeds devout sans hurdle as funds pour in    07 May 2019 06:14 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: More than a lakh pilgrims are being fed free of cost every day under the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Annaprasadam scheme. According to TTD records, at least seven days in a year, the number of pilgrims partaking …
  • Tirupati: Wife raped by husband dies in hospital 25 Apr 2019 19:57 Tirupati: Padma, the 32-year-old housewife, who was raped by her husband in Chittoor government general hospital, died while undergoing with the treatment late on Wednesday night. On Sunday, the deceased was assaulted to comatose by her husband, Nanda, an …
  • After laddus at Tirupati’s Balaji Temple, Nanded shrine eyes GI status for its prasad 25 Apr 2019 04:47 After laddus at Tirupati’s Balaji Temple… Renuka Devi Mandir in Mahur hopes to bag global honour for its ‘tambul veeda’, a unique off ering of betel leaves and 13 ayurvedic ingredients made to the goddess; first permits to be sought on World Intellectual …
  • Police Seize Melted Gold Of Three Stolen Crowns From Tirupati Temple 22 Apr 2019 20:33 The TTD was told by police that the gold was recovered from a robber. (Representational) Tirupati: The police have recovered an equal weight of gold from a man who is suspected to have stolen three golden crowns, totally weighing 1.3 kg, from a shrine and …
  • Andhra orders probe into lapses in transport of Tirupati gold 21 Apr 2019 18:09 Amaravati, April 21 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh government Sunday ordered an inquiry into alleged lapses in release and transportation of the gold belonging to Tirupati temple in the wake of seizure of 1,381 kg of gold by the Election Commission in Tamil …
  • PNB gives back 1,381 kg gold to Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams officials 20 Apr 2019 20:35 Tirupati: Drawing curtains on the three-day drama over gold being transported to Tirupati, state-owned Punjab National Bank on Saturday handed over 1,381 kg gold to the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD). The gold which was being returned by PNB to TTD …
  • Yuho Mobiles eyes Gurugram, Tirupati for second plant 18 Apr 2019 07:33 Yuho Mobiles, owned by the Chinese firm UCT, will set up its second plant at Gurugram or Tirupati with an estimated investment of ₹80-100 crore. “We are currently evaluating proposals on where to locate the facility. We might do it at the existing facility …
  • 1,381kg gold belonging to Tirupati temple seized 18 Apr 2019 06:59
  • Vijayawada-Tirupati Balaji Darshan package a big hit 17 Apr 2019 06:22 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Vijayawada-Tirupati Balaji Darshan tour package, introduced by the Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (APTDC), has gained overwhelming response from the pilgrims. Within the first 10 days of the …
  • President on a visit to Tirupati 16 Apr 2019 06:35 President Maithripala Sirisena has left on a personal visit to Hyderabad, India, this morning (16), stated Ada Derana reporter. President Sirisena had left on the SriLankan Airlines aircraft UL-177 at around 7.40 am today. According to our correspondent, …
  • Tirupati: Upset over failing, boy takes his life 13 Apr 2019 20:56 Tirupati: Apparently distressed over failing in the Intermediate examination, a student committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree at Gudurupalli in Punganur mandal of Chittoor district on Saturday. The vicrtim was identified as B. Bhanu Chandu, 17. …
  • Two held for theft of three golden crowns from Tirupati temple 10 Apr 2019 00:29
  • Tirupati temple thief nabbed, stolen Lord Govindaraja Swamy's golden crowns yet to be traced 09 Apr 2019 05:06 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Over two months after the sensational theft of golden crowns from Lord Govindaraja Swamy in the heart of temple town of Tirupati, the police managed to identify the accused though they are yet to trace the stolen ornaments …
  • Tirupati police arrest one in TTD crown case 08 Apr 2019 21:11 TIRUPATI: The Tirupati Urban District Police has finally made a breakthrough in the two-month-long crowns theft case and arrested a man in Mumbai on Monday. It may be recalled that on February 2, three golden crowns weighing 1,351 grams and worth …
  • Tirupati: Rs 9 lakh unaccounted cash seized in searches 07 Apr 2019 08:01  Meanwhile, the East division police also nabbed a thief, who picked a motor-cycle near Central bus station, on Saturday during the vehicular checks at TMR circle in the city. (Representational Image) Tirupati: Tirupati (Urban) police seized Rs 9.21 lakh …
  • Tirupati: 6 YSRC men held for distributing cash to voters 04 Apr 2019 22:46 Tirupati: Six persons, believed to be working for YSR Congress, were detained on Thursday for allegedly distributing cash to voters at Sanjay Gandhi Colony which comes under Tirupati Assembly segment. The arrested were identified as S. Gafur, S. Madhan …
  • Fight between two ‘outsiders’ to decide Tirupati Lok Sabha seat fate 03 Apr 2019 06:42 Express News Service TIRUPATI: Tirupati SC reserved constituency is witnessing a contest between two ‘outsiders’ from the district and except veteran politician Chinta Mohan, other candidates are fresh faces. The main contest, like in any other segment in …
  • Homeless man bludgeoned to death in Tirupati 01 Apr 2019 21:11 Tirupati: A homeless person in his late 30s was bludgeoned to death with a stone allegedly by another person after a quarrel broke out between them over money. The incident took place near the Railway Parcel House under the east division police limits in …
  • Tirupati commissions Madagascar graphite production plant 01 Apr 2019 15:23 Flake graphite producer Tirupati Graphite has commissioned a 3 000 t/y plant at its Sahamamy project, in Madagascar, which is expected to eventually produce 21 000 t/y of flake graphite. This is the first of six planned flake graphite production …
  • Tirupati: 2 students heading for exam centre die in road accident 26 Mar 2019 11:32 Tirupati: Two Class X students were killed while seven including the driver were  injured when the vehicle in which they were travelling turned upside down near Gelasamvari palle bus stop in Kalicherla hamlet of Peddamandyam Mandal in Chittoor district on …
  • Tirupati cops trace abducted infant in 24 hours, woman held 19 Mar 2019 07:38
  • Tirupati cops trace abducted infant in 24 hours 19 Mar 2019 04:28
  • Chandrababu Naidu kick-starts campaign in Tirupati 17 Mar 2019 04:29 By Express News Service TIRUPATI/SRIKAKULAM: The TDP’s victory in the 2019 elections with more than 150 Assembly seats and 25 Parliamentary seats is a historic necessity for the State, said party supremo N Chandrababu Naidu, kick-starting his poll …
  • Tirupati: YSRC MLA puts out selfie ‘suicide video’ 16 Mar 2019 20:52 Tirupati: YSRC Puthalapattu legislator Sunil put out a selfie video in which he threatened to commit suicide over allegations by certain party leaders that he was working with the Telugu Desam. Appealing to YSRC president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy to believe …
  • AP CM Naidu launches election campaign from Tirupati 16 Mar 2019 15:12
  • AP CM N Chandrababu Naidu launches election campaign from Tirupati 16 Mar 2019 15:05 Naidu said the people would soon know the real culprits behind the killing of former minister YS Vivekananda Reddy. Tirupati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu Saturday mounted a strong attack on the YSR Congress alleging it …
  • Destination Tirupati for Pawan too? 13 Mar 2019 15:05 Is Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan eyeing the Tirupati Assembly constituency to be the springboard towards becoming a legislator? The answer appears to be ‘yes’ going by indications from party circles and strong feelers from the rival camps . The actor-turned …
  • Tirupati Govindaraja temple jewels to get RFID tags 12 Mar 2019 05:55 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: The Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) tags will provide security to the jewels of Sri Govindaraja Swamy, Tirupati JEO B Lakshmikantham has said. The JEO inspected Sri Govindraja Swamy temple here on Monday. Speaking on …
  • Will begin poll campaign after Tirupati Darshan: Chandrababu Naidu 10 Mar 2019 19:27 [India], Mar 10 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday announced that he will begin his poll campaign after offering prayers at Tirupati temple. “At first, I will go to Tirupati for 'darshan', and then I …
  • Tirupati slips in Swachh Survekshan rankings 07 Mar 2019 07:59
  • AP CM Naidu inaugurates Rs 100 cr eye hospital in Tirupati 04 Mar 2019 23:25 Tirupati, Mar 4 (PTI) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu Monday inaugurated the Rs 100 crore Sri Venkateswara Aravind Eye Hospital here. He inaugurated the hospital after taking part in several government programs in Madanapalle, Pungunur …
  • I am dying to do stage shows in Lucknow: Shashaa Tirupati 26 Feb 2019 20:24
  • Lok Sabha Election Campaign Live Updates: Rahul Gandhi Reaches Tirupati 22 Feb 2019 06:59 Congress president Rahul Gandhi arrives at Tirupati airport. New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi will visit the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirupati's Tirumala today as part of his election campaigning ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, a …
  • Lok Sabha Election Campaign Live Updates: Rahul Gandhi To Visit Tirupati 22 Feb 2019 04:43 Congress president Rahul Gandhi will visit the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara in Tirupati. (File) New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi will visit the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirupati's Tirumala today as part of his election …
  • McDonald's launches its first restaurant in the holy city of Tirupati 21 Feb 2019 15:20 Residents of and visitors to Tirupati, one of the busiest pilgrimage destinations in the country, can now savour the juicy burgers and the iconic fries. The Golden Arches are set to line the skyline of Tirupati as Hardcastle Restaurants Pvt. Ltd. (HRPL), …
  • Rahul Gandhi to offer worship at Tirupati, address rally on Friday 21 Feb 2019 12:03 Rahul Gandhi would speak out on special status to Andhra Pradesh and other issues facing the nation, CD Meyyappan said. Tirupati: AICC President Rahul Gandhi will offer worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala here on Friday, a …
  • Rahul Gandhi’s public meet in Tirupati on February 22 19 Feb 2019 08:47 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: AICC president Rahul Gandhi will address a public meeting in Tirupati on February 22 as part of Pratyeka Hoda Bharosa Yatra of the Congress. The AP Congress Committee will take out the yatra from Madakasira in Anantapur …
  • Sandra Venkata Veeraiah removed from Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams board 15 Feb 2019 20:58 TIRUPATI: The AP government has withdrawn the appointment of Telangana Telugu Desam legislator Sandra Venkata Veeraiah as member of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams trust board. The Sathupalli legislator had not taken charge even two months after his …
  • Blissful Tirupati tour package: Offer prayers to Lord Balaji with this IRCTC TTD package; Check details here 15 Feb 2019 17:48 Tirupati tour package by IRCTC: Planning to visit Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh? Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), the official e-ticketing and catering arm of Indian Railways, is offering a tour package called ‘Blissful Tirupati …
  • Advocates demands constitution of High Court bench in Tirupati 14 Feb 2019 01:40 [India], Feb 14 (ANI): Advocates from the Tirupati Bar Association on Wednesday staged a protest demanding constitution of a High Court bench in the temple town. Some advocates protested by standing in metal drums filled with water for the entire day. …
  • Tirupati laddus to use ghee from Aavin 11 Feb 2019 19:47 Tamil Nadu Cooperative Milk Producers’ Federation Ltd, popularly known as Aavin, has bagged a contract from Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) for supply of ghee for the preparation of the popular Tirupati laddus. Aavin has bagged the contract after a …
  • Voltas to invest over Rs 500 cr to set up plant in Tirupati 11 Feb 2019 18:57 Tata group firm Voltas Sunday said it will invest over Rs 500 crore to set up a manufacturing facility in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh. "This facility will initially manufacture and assemble air conditioners and related cooling products with a total …
  • Karbonn starts operation at Tirupati mobile factory 11 Feb 2019 12:35 New Delhi, Feb 10 () Home-grown handset maker Karbonn Mobiles Sunday commenced operation at its Tirupati manufacturing unit, set up with an investment of Rs 200 crore. "The India Cellular and Electronics Association (ICEA) is glad to declare the set …
  • Exatron to set up server, storage plant in Tirupati; plans Rs 360 cr investment 11 Feb 2019 12:32 New Delhi, Feb 11 () Exatron Servers Monday said it is setting up a manufacturing and assembly plant in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh and plans to invest Rs 360 crore over the next five years to scale its operations. The facility, located at the Industrial Park …
  • Facilities upgraded at Tirupati railway station 11 Feb 2019 06:02 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The South Central Railway (SCR) has upgraded facilities provided to its passengers in view of the increasing number of people travelling for pilgrimage. At an estimated cost of Rs 11 crore, five-start facilities have …
  • ITC Kakatiya Master Chef chronicles: The taste from a chef’s hometown 13 Jul 2019 05:38 Express News Service HYDERABAD: Ever faced the quandary when you want a home like meal, but outside? Sell, if you are looking for a homely Rayalaseema meal, ITC Kakatiya has got things sorted for you. As part of its Master Chef chronicles, its restaurant …
  • Police Find Over Rs 3 Lakh In Bag Of Dead Beggar In Andhra Pradesh 29 Jun 2019 01:37 Police said the total cash found in his bag estimated around Rs 3,22,670 lakh. Anantapuram: Police in Andhra Pradesh's Guntakal town on Friday said they found over Rs 3 lakh in the bag of a beggar who died. The beggar, as identified as Basheer Saheb, …
  • Doctors in State stage token protest over Kolkata incident 18 Jun 2019 03:04 The Indian Medical Association (IMA)’s call for suspension of non-emergency services on Monday in protest against the attack on doctors at a hospital in Kolkata had little impact in Andhra Pradesh. Here, at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences- …
  • No respite from jumbo problem in Chittoor villages 10 Jun 2019 08:07 A week after three wild elephants from Koundinya wildlife sanctuary in Palamaner and Kuppam ranges had strayed far away into the adjoining Punganur range, the forest officials are yet to trace the pachyderms, prowling in the thickets and hillocks. The …
  • Ban on plastic carry bags has little impact in Chittoor district 12 May 2019 03:42 Though the civic bodies, be it corporations, municipalities or panchayats, had in recent months put in place strict measures, prohibiting the use of plastic carry bags by traders and consumers, there has largely been no impact in Chittoor district. Ever …
  • Chittoor police on their toes as govt. issues extremist alert 11 May 2019 03:13 In the backdrop of an alert on possible extremist activities in the State, the Chittoor police have stepped up vigilance across the district, especially on national highways and at border checkposts. The district has a 150-km long porous border with Tamil …
  • Chittoor braces for forest fires as summer peaks 09 May 2019 04:07 Forest officials in Chittoor district are gearing up to prevent forest fires as temperatures rise to a menacing 45° C in several parts of the district. Chittoor West division, spread over a vast region covering Chittoor, Palamaner, Kuppam, Madanapalle and …
  • MITS students design hybrid electric vehicle 06 May 2019 13:37 In what could offer a solution to the vehicle pollution that is touching alarming levels, the final year mechanical engineering students of Madanapalle Institute of Technology and Science (MITS) have designed a hybrid electric vehicle. Though the concept …
  • Vote for the right candidate: Ex-DGP 07 Apr 2019 04:37 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Former Director General of Police (DGP) M Malakondaiah has called upon the young and new voters in the State to vote for the right candidate. Participating as a chief guest at the voter awareness campaign and rally …
  • Modi’s ATM remark in bad taste: Naidu 03 Apr 2019 05:58 Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for comparing the Polavaram project to an ATM. Addressing a public meeting at Madanapalle, Mr. Naidu said: “Polavaram is our ATW (Any Time Water), while the ATMs of …
  • Chandrababu Naidu hits out at PM Modi's ATM remark 02 Apr 2019 22:41 [India], Apr 03 (ANI): TDP supremo and Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday hit out at Narendra Modi for comparing the Polavaram project to an ATM. "Polavaram is the lifeline of Andhra Pradesh - it is not ATM for me, but ATW ( …
  • Why did you oppose KCR support for Special Category Status: Jagan to CM Naidu 26 Mar 2019 05:36 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Opposition Leader YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday asked as to why Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is opposing his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao’s support to AP’s Special Category Status demand. Jagan also …
  • Party cadre data is a personal matter of TDP, claims Naidu 05 Mar 2019 05:27 By Express News Service TIRUPATI/VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has warned of serious consequences if raids are conducted on IT companies on the pretext of probe into data theft. Addressing public meetings in Madanapalle and Tirupati on …
  • AP CM Naidu inaugurates Rs 100 cr eye hospital in Tirupati 04 Mar 2019 23:25 Tirupati, Mar 4 (PTI) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu Monday inaugurated the Rs 100 crore Sri Venkateswara Aravind Eye Hospital here. He inaugurated the hospital after taking part in several government programs in Madanapalle, Pungunur …
  • AP, Telangana in political slugfest over ‘data theft’ 04 Mar 2019 18:31 KV Kurmanath A war of words erupted between the Andhra Pradesh and Telangana governments after the Cyberabad police here booked a case against IT company IT Grids India Pvt Ltd for allegedly obtaining access to private data (Aadhaar and voter ID) of …
  • Room 204 and the Hall of Fame 27 Feb 2019 20:41 The Room 204 at the Besant Theosophical College. (Written by Manoj Pande) It all began in Room no 204. Its stone walls for the first time had heard the English rendering of our National Anthem, by its author Rabindranath Tagore. The Besant Theosophical …
  • TDP selects candidates for assembly seats under Rajampet Lok sabha seat in Andhra Pradesh 22 Feb 2019 07:14 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Finalising the names of candidates ahead of release of poll notification, as announced earlier, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is said to have selected candidates for five Assembly segments out of the seven falling …
  • Zero movie review: Shah Rukh Khan starrer already getting immense response from audience 20 Dec 2018 20:26 Zero movie still featuring Shah Rukh Khan and Salman KhanTwitter The anticipation around Shah Rukh Khan starrer Zero is building up immensely on social media a day prior to its release. And while the Aanand L Rai directorial is all set to hit the theatres …
  • Two zonal commissioners appointed by Vijayawada Municipal Corporation 03 Dec 2018 04:06 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In a bid to streamline the administration, the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) has appointed two zonal commissioners for monitoring the three administrative circles in city on the lines of Greater Hyderabad and …
  • Fall in tomato price worries farmers in Madanapalle 04 Sep 2018 11:17 Hundreds of tomato growers in the Madanapalle division are a worried lot with the prices plummeting to ₹1.60 a kg on Monday as against ₹6 last week, while the arrivals into the market at Madanpalle, considered the largest in South India, continue to be …
  • Krishna Reddy obituary 30 Aug 2018 17:43 In the late 1950s, on moving to Paris, the Indian artist and printmaker Krishna Reddy, who has died aged 93, found himself in the heart of bohemian society. “There was one tiny little street,” Reddy recalled, “in which all the great artists gathered.” He …
  • Price of tomatoes plunges to Rs 2 per kg 30 Aug 2018 08:53 From nearly Rs 100 per kg a month back, tomato prices have plunged to Rs 2 per kg in some wholesale markets of the country. According to some media reports, the whole price of this common vegetable has fallen to Rs 2 per kg at Narayangaon wholesale market …
  • Social forestry hobbles as 58 mandals reel under drought 26 Aug 2018 07:18 The social forestry division is set to face a tough time with the declaration of drought in 58 of the 66 mandals in the district. The other eight mandals stare at a drinking water crisis. Though the division’s officials in Tirupati, Chittoor and …
  • One People, One Song 15 Aug 2018 01:36 Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle in a still from Rahman’s version of the national anthem. (File) In 1911, when Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore penned Jana gana mana, a set of verses in highly Sanskritised Bengali and almost entirely made up of nouns …
  • Saris, diamond bangles go missing from Telangana, Andhra temples; cops says no CCTV footage 09 Aug 2018 08:47 A hand-woven silk saree presented at the famous Kanaka Durga temple in Vijayawada disappeared (Wikipedia) Police in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh are baffled by two missing expensive saris and a set of diamond bangles that were gifted to presiding deities …
  • IITs turn into hiring grounds for universities 06 Aug 2018 20:12 KOLKATA: Despite struggling with a severe faculty shortage of their own, Indian Institutes of Technology are churning out a steady stream of talent for others in the education space. IITs, both old and new, have become talent hunting grounds for institutes …
  • Why varsities are making a beeline for IITs 06 Aug 2018 19:32 KOLKATA: Despite struggling with a severe faculty shortage of their own, Indian Institutes of Technology are churning out a steady stream of talent for others in the education space. IITs, both old and new, have become talent hunting grounds for institutes …
  • Elderly group of women pilgrims from Andhra Pradesh stuck in Uttarkashi 31 Jul 2018 01:26 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A group of elderly pilgrims getting stuck in a place where they have never been earlier, having exhausted all money and sans any identity proof. That was the situation of Sudarshanamma from Madanapalle, Chitttoor …
  • Man Hangs Self Seeking Special Category Status For Andhra Pradesh 30 Jul 2018 11:00 Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh: A 25-year old man allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at his house at nearby Madanapalle, seeking special category status for Andhra Pradesh, police said. N Sudhakar, working in a local weaving unit, was found hanging …
  • Weaver’s suicide for SCS unfortunate: Raghuveera 29 Jul 2018 03:43 Expressing shock over the suicide of a weaver, Sudhakar Yadav, in support of the Special Category Status (SCS) in Madanapalle on Saturday, APCC president N. Raghuveera Reddy exhorted the activists of the SCS movement not to resort to such acts, but wage a …
  • Why is music not taught in school? 21 Jul 2018 19:24 BENGALURU: For schools, music isn’t a priority. Atleast, that’s what a five-year, transnational study, conducted by Mysore University scholar DVK Vasudevan along with violinist Dr Mysore Manjunath and Dr Ganesh Mahidhara found. The purpose of the study was …
  • 22-year-old’s cycle yatra to save AP coastline 21 Jun 2018 00:49 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Twenty-two-year-old graduate C Yashwanth Kumar embarked on an all Andhra Pradesh cycle yatra on Wednesday with a mission to ‘save the coastline from human greed’.     During his 3,200 km yatra, he will cover 20 major …
  • The Age of Surplus 11 Jun 2018 20:20 There is practically no agri-commodity today that isn’t a victim of “permanent surpluses”.  (Representational Image/ PTI) If there is one thing that has changed in Indian agriculture in recent times, it is supply response — the ability of farmers to …
  • Andhra CM accuses Centre of conspiring to take over Tirumala temple 08 Jun 2018 16:08 Reuters Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu claims that the Centre is conspiring to take over the functioning of the historic temple in Tirupati. Chandrababu, while addressing a public meeting in Chittoor, where he went to participate in the …
  • Central Government hatching conspiracy to take over functioning of Tirumala temple: Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu 08 Jun 2018 06:22 Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday accused the Central Government of hatching a conspiracy to take over the functioning of Tirumala temple. Chandrababu, while addressing a public meeting in Chittoor, …
  • ‘Grand conspiracy against TDP’ 08 Jun 2018 06:04 Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday said that the BJP and the YSR Congress Party had come together to stall the development in the State. They were seeking to incite people by raking up religious, regional and caste issues, he alleged. …
  • Centre conspired to take over Tirumala temple: Andhra CM 08 Jun 2018 01:41 [India], Jun 8 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday accused the Central Government of hatching a conspiracy to take over the functioning of Tirumala temple. Chandrababu, while addressing a public meeting in Chittoor, where …
  • Pension for renal patients in pvt hospitals too 31 May 2018 02:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has directed the officials to extend dialysis and pension facilities to the renal patients who are undergoing treatment in private hospitals also. At present, the government is …
  • ‘Rahul will announce SCS in Tirupati’ 06 Apr 2018 02:37 The Congress party on Thursday said it would bring AICC president Rahul Gandhi to Tirupati to add credence to its promise to accord the Special Category Status, when it comes to power. APCC president N. Raghuveera Reddy said as a true national party, it …
  • MLA actor Kajal Aggarwal: Until Magadheera, I was confused about a career in films 22 Mar 2018 12:59 Written by Manoj Kumar R | Bengaluru | Published: March 22, 2018 5:52 pm Kajal said she has grown a lot as an actor in the past decade that it helped her to have insightful discussions about cinema with Kalyan on the sets of MLA. Actor Kajal Aggarwal made …
  • Fresh thundershowers break out over South Peninsula 18 Mar 2018 16:47 Thunderstorms have broken out fresh over many parts of the South Peninsula along a track negotiated by last week’s depression, with associated clouds growing its footprint in North from the Laccadive Sea (South-West of Sri Lanka). India Met Department (IMD …
  • How a poem recital in Madanapalle led to India getting its national anthem 24 Feb 2018 10:40 Oblivious to many Indians, Madanapalle, a sleepy and serene town in Chittoor district of the Rayalaseema region, enjoys the rare distinction of contributing some of the firsts to the Indian national movement. It was here at the Besant Theosophical College …
  • Breeding for the market: Private sector’s Green Revolution 21 Feb 2018 20:39 A trader auctioning tomatoes at Karnataka’s Kolar APMC market yard. (Express Photo: Kashif Masood) India’s first Green Revolution was largely public sector-led. The high-yielding wheat and paddy varieties from the 1960s to the 1980s, which made the country …
  • Loneliness of the long denied artist 16 Feb 2018 01:44 Written by Aditi Raja | Vadodara | Published: February 16, 2018 5:55 am Artists look back at controversy that frustrated Chandramohan to point of setting fire to university office. (File)  A newly renovated boundary wall separates the street from the …
  • PM says tomato, onion, potato crops are govt's 'TOP priority'; farmers wait to see how 11 Feb 2018 00:36 Updated: February 11, 2018 5:51 am Between 2001-02 and 2016-17, India’s potato production has practically doubled, from an estimated 24.46 million tonnes (mt) to 48.61 mt. In case of tomatoes, it has tripled (from 7.46 mt to 20.71 mt), and for onions, …
  • The Greys in Operation Greens 10 Feb 2018 20:12 Updated: February 11, 2018 1:16 am Between 2001-02 and 2016-17, India’s potato production has practically doubled, from an estimated 24.46 million tonnes (mt) to 48.61 mt. In case of tomatoes, it has tripled (from 7.46 mt to 20.71 mt), and for onions, …
  • Prices unsteady, Andhra Pradesh tries a seed experiment 10 Feb 2018 20:12 The favourable climate — neither too hot nor too cold — ensures tomato grows well around Madanapalle in Chittoor district. (Express Photo/Harsha Vadlamani) Only four persons among the younger generation in the 200-odd families of Vanamaladinne village …
  • Bandh: Mixed response in Chittoor, TDP joins protest 09 Feb 2018 03:35 The State bandh call given by the Opposition parties, demanding justice to A.P. as per the provisions of the State Reorganisation Act, evoked mixed response in Chittoor district while it was near total in Anantapur district. In Tirupati, the shutdown was …
  • CM vows to make Chittoor district drought-free 17 Jan 2018 03:38 TIRUPATI: If things go as planned, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is all set to make Chittoor a drought-free district. To eradicate drought like conditions, the State government is planning more and more development works in the district. While leaving …
  • Jagan promises fair deal to weavers 02 Jan 2018 05:48 YSR Congress Party president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday said that raw material would be provided to weaves at subsidised rate and loans given to them at lowest interest rate if the party comes to power. Interacting with weavers at Chinna Tippa …
  • When tomato brought tears to farmers 27 Dec 2017 06:21 The price of tomato in South India’s largest tomato market at Madanapalle stood at ₹6.40 a kg on Tuesday, while the vegetable was reportedly sold at 65 paise a kg in domestic markets in Kurnool and Anantapur. The retail tomato price in Chittoor district …
  • Farmers gherao AP Minister over HNSS compensation 15 Dec 2017 06:16 A group of farmers on Thursday morning intercepted the convoy of Industries Minister N. Amarnath Reddy at V. Kota mandal headquarters on the busy Madanapalle-Krishnagiri NH, demanding clearance of land acquisition compensation to them, pending for two …
  • TDP goes all out to strengthen base in YSR Cong. strongholds 11 Dec 2017 03:21 The ruling TDP, which had suffered a rout in the western constituencies of the district, is leaving no stone unturned to bounce back and be a force to reckon with. At present, the Assembly constituencies of Chandragiri, Piler, Madanapalle and Punganur are …
  • Why your veggie prices are curiously high this winter 23 Nov 2017 05:38 The general rule is that you pay less for vegetables in winter than in summer (File Photo) Winters are when vegetables turn affordable, with plentiful supplies of everything from tomatoes, carrots, cauliflower and radish to beans, spinach, beetroot and …
  • Venkaiah bats for multi-pronged approach 16 Nov 2017 03:21 Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday called for a multi-pronged approach for increasing production by using various technologies and ensuring efficient distribution of food grains to double the income of farmers by 2022. Inaugurating three-day …
  • Palar comes alive after 20 years as rain batters Kuppam region 11 Oct 2017 05:03 One person has gone missing and a temporary bridge washed away as heavy rain lashed the tri-State Kuppam region and some neighbouring districts of Karnataka on Monday resulting in overflowing of various checkdams on the Palar river that crisscrosses …
  • B. Kothakota government hospital in a shambles 07 Oct 2017 06:33 The government hospital at B.Kothakota mandal headquarters in Madanapalle division is now in a shambles, and the plight of the precarious structure is further worsened with incessant rains in the division since a couple of days. The hospital, located …
  • Heavy rain batters Chittoor; high alert along Neeva river bank 06 Oct 2017 05:01 Chittoor municipal corporation limits and surrounding mandals of Tavanampalle and Irala received heavy rain during the last 24 hours, resulting in copious inflows into Neeva river. The NTR Jalasayam, the prime source of drinking water for Chittoor, which …
  • Cops solve burglary, theft cases 20 Sep 2017 21:33 DH News Service, Bengaluru, Sep 21 2017, 1:26 IST The Ramamurthy Nagar police arrested two persons for house burglary and picking pockets. The police recovered one kg gold jewellery worth Rs 29.76 lakh and arrested Syed Mohammad Ali (25), a native of …
  • A new ray of hope 20 Sep 2017 20:11 The entertainment industry sees many youngsters trying to make it big but only a few are successful. Rajath Krishna is one of the few who got the opportunity to play the lead role Vijayendra Prasad’s recently released Srivalli. The scientific thriller has …
  • Now, Tomato prices plummet in city 10 Sep 2017 03:34 A buffalo eats tomatoes thrown out after prices came down, at Bowenpally market on Saturday| R Satish Babu HYDERABAD: Tomatoes are making headlines yet again, but, this time, for being a lot cheaper than they were two months ago.Incessant rains that lashed …
  • Alert constable chases notorious robber, nabs him 05 Sep 2017 20:44 DH News Service, Bengaluru, Sep 6 2017, 0:40 IST Constable Raghavendra of Girinagar police station. An alert police constable nabbed a notorious inter-state robber and a chain-snatcher who has around 50 cases of robberies against him. The arrested is …
  • Another appeal for mercy killing in Chittoor 01 Sep 2017 03:18 A young couple of Pulaguravaripalle of Kurabalakota mandal, 150 km from here, on Wednesday approached the II Additional District Judge court at Madanapalle, with an appeal to grant euthanasia for their six-year-old daughter, suffering from a rare …
  • I never played for money 19 Aug 2017 07:37 It was nearly 20 years ago that Y Venugopal Rao made his first-class debut, but he still has vivid memories of that day. How can he forget, he laughs, running into a fiery Dodda Ganesh at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium? “Of course, he was sledging me. You know …
  • Chopin Canarese 16 Aug 2017 18:30 A good 100 years ago, an amateur French composer made a ‘prepared piano’ following his study of Indian classical music that fascinated him during a life-­altering stay in the Deccan and Gangetic plains. Paris-born Maurice Delage was in his early 30s when …
  • National Anthem tune was composed in Madanapalle Besant Theosophical College 15 Aug 2017 00:12 Visakhapatnam: The staff and students of the Madanapalle Besant Theosophical  College take pride in the fact that the tune for the National Anthem was composed in their college. The tune was composed in 1919 by Margaret Cousins, wife of the then principal …
  • Four Spaniards among 5 killed in chittoor accident 06 Aug 2017 03:29 The mangled remains of the minibus, in which a group of Spanish tourists were travelling, at Yetalavanka of Punganur mandal in Chittoor district on Saturday | afp TIRUPATI: Five persons were killed and nine injured when a speeding container truck collided …
  • Four Spanish nationals die in Andhra Pradesh road mishap 06 Aug 2017 01:04 Tirupati: Four Spanish nationals and their driver were killed when a truck rammed into the minibus in which they were travelling. The accident occurred near Madan-apalle in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh on Saturday. The victims include two women. …
  • 4 Spanish tourists killed in accident in Andhra Pradesh' Chittoor district 05 Aug 2017 19:33 Four Spanish tourists and an Indian driver were killed when the mini-bus they were travelling had a head on collision with a tanker in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district in the early hours of Saturday. (Representational Image)Reuters Four Spanish …
  • 4 Spaniards among 5 killed in AP accident 05 Aug 2017 16:08 Hyderabad: Four Spanish nationals and their driver were killed in a road accident in the Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh on Saturday morning. Seven other Spaniards were injured and they were shifted to Bengaluru for treatment. Police said the accident …
  • Four Spanish nationals killed in road accident in Andhra Pradesh 05 Aug 2017 13:23 JBS Umanadh, DH News Service, Hyderabad, Aug 5 2017, 18:23 IST The Spanish nationals had come to see development activities, initiated by the Rural Development Trust run by a group from Spain, in villages in Anantapuramu district. Image courtesy twitter …
  • AP: 4 Spanish nationals, driver killed as bus collides with container truck 05 Aug 2017 12:27 The foreign nationals were on their way to Puducherry from Anantapuramu district when the collision took place. Chittoor (AP):  A mini bus collided with a container truck in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district on Saturday, killing four Spanish nationals …
  • Four Spanish tourists killed in accident in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh 05 Aug 2017 11:34 In a gory road mishap, four tourists from Spain and an Indian driver, were killed on the spot, when their mini bus had a head-on collision with a container at Eedigapalle village of Punganur mandal, 60 km from here on Saturday morning. According to …
  • Four Spanish nationals among five killed in AP road accident 05 Aug 2017 11:11 A mini bus collided with a container truck in Chittoor district today, killing four Spanish nationals, two of them women, and their driver, police said. Six others, also Spanish nationals, were injured, one of them critically, in the accident. One of the …
  • Four Spanish nationals among five killed in Andhra Pradesh road accident 05 Aug 2017 08:53 The local driver of the mini-bus died in the head-on collision in Chittoor. (Google Maps) Four Spanish tourists including a woman were killed when a mini-bus they were travelling in collided with a tanker in Chitoor district Saturday morning. The local …
  • 4 Spanish Nationals Among 5 Dead In Truck-Mini Bus Collision In Chittoor 05 Aug 2017 08:01 Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh:  A mini bus collided with a container truck in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district today, killing four Spanish nationals and their driver, police said. Two people, also Spanish nationals, were injured in the accident. The …
  • Tomato prices soar from Rs 20 to Rs 90 per kg: This commodity is on fire, know why 28 Jul 2017 08:46 Tomato is an essential commodity, and its prices have skyrocketed over the past few week. (Reuters) As per the data by Department of Consumer Affairs, tomato retail prices of have risen from about Rs 20 per kg to Rs 70 per kg and more in just over a month. …
  • Seeing red: why is tomato on fire? 28 Jul 2017 04:30 ‘Summer tomato’, harvested between May and July, sees bigger investments by farmers who expect better price realisations. (Express Photo/Jaipal Singh) In just over a month, retail prices of tomato have gone from about Rs 20 per kg to Rs 70 per kg (all- …
  • ‘Hidden treasure’: elderly couple rescued from abductors 19 Jul 2017 03:44 A rescue party formed by SP S.V. Rajasekhar Babu on Tuesday morning rescued an elderly couple of Madanapalle town at a forest location in Gudipala mandal near Chittoor, besides nabbing a 10-member gang of kidnappers, hailing from Madanapalle, Chittoor and …
  • On the global film map 30 Jun 2017 20:31 Payal Kapadia’s short film, Afternoon Clouds, was the only Indian film as the official selection at the Cannes Film Festival. A final year student from Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Payal Kapadia’s 13-minute short film, Afternoon Clouds, …
  • Elderly man attacked, driven away from village by sons 26 Jun 2017 07:04 In a heinous incident, a 76-year-old farmer was attacked with sticks and chased away from his village by his sons and daughters-in-law in a remote village of the Tamballapalle Assembly constituency in Chittoor district on Sunday. The farmer with a bleeding …
  • Blackbuck Munna becomes a shepherd’s son 13 May 2017 20:50 A number of enthusiastic youth try their best to attract the one year-old blackbuck and catch it, calling by its name Munna, from its habitat Nallagonda reserve forest abutting Dussanapalle hamlet of Mulakalacheruvu mandal of the Madanapalle division, but …
  • Swift action helps stop child marriage in Chittoor 07 May 2017 04:58 A speech-impaired man allegedly threatened his minor daughter, aged 14, to marry her maternal uncle (27), failing which he would resort to blinding himself. Amid arguments and threats, the child marriage was stopped at Gangapuram village near Chinna Tippa …
  • Cleanliness survey: Hyderabad at 22nd position, Indore cleanest city and Vizag ranks 3 04 May 2017 14:21 Vishakapatnam ranked 3rd and Hyderabad figured at 22nd position in the country in a cleanliness survey conducted by the Centre under Swachh Survekshan 2017. The survey was conducted among 434 cities, the report of which was released on Thursday. Hyderabad …
  • Swachh Survekshan-2017: Andhra Pradesh ranks third with 16 of top 100 cities 04 May 2017 11:55 Eight of the Andhra Pradesh's 32 urban local bodies (ULBs) that contested in Swachh Survekshan-2017 were ranked among the top 50 clean cities of the country. In the top 100 clean cities list, 16 A.P. ULBs find a place. This makes A.P. the third State …
  • Red sanders smuggling case: Former air hostess arrested 29 Mar 2017 20:47 The Andhra Pradesh Police, with the help of the West Bengal CID, arrested former air hostess and model Sangeetha Chatterjee (27) from her Kolkata residence on Tuesday night for her alleged involvement in a red sanders smuggling case. “Andhra police, who …
  • Air hostess arrested for link with red sanders don 29 Mar 2017 18:38 KOLKATA: A move to try and move Rs 10 crore through hawala last year had forced investigators to sit up, take notice and arrest this 27-year-old former model and air hostess. Now, almost nine months after she was arrested the first time, a joint team of …
  • Concern over Andhra Pradesh turning into hub of human trafficking 09 Mar 2017 00:56 VIJAYAWADA: Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) are worried about the city becoming a major transit point for human trafficking where thousands of women and children are being trafficked by various gangs in the State. Pandit Nehru Bus Station and railway …
  • Police get custody of ATM attacker 07 Mar 2017 22:40 Bengaluru, Mar 08, 2017, DHNS Reddy was brought to city from Chittoor on body warrant Madhukar Reddy, the suspect in the attack on bank employee Jyoti Uday at an ATM, was remanded in eight-day police custody by a local court on Tuesday. The police said …
  • Police get custody of ATM attacker 07 Mar 2017 20:50 Bengaluru, Mar 08, 2017, DHNS Reddy was brought to city from Chittoor on body warrant Madhukar Reddy, the suspect in the attack on bank employee Jyoti Uday at an ATM, was remanded in eight-day police custody by a local court on Tuesday. The police said …
  • Forest fire atop hillock near Madanapalle 23 Feb 2017 03:43 A major forest fire broke out at the tri-hill junction of Mallaiahkonda, Sadhu Konda and Inumu Konda in Tamballapalle constituency, 40 km from Madanpapalle, on Wednesday. The fire was brought under control by the evening. Officials of the forest and fire …
  • ATM attack: Cops get body warrant to grill suspect 15 Feb 2017 19:38 The city police have obtained a body warrant from the court to detain suspect Madhukar Reddy to interrogate him for attacking Corporation Bank manager Jyothi Uday inside an ATM kiosk in the city on November 19, 2013. The Andhra Pradesh police had recently …
  • Judicial custody for woman’s attacker in Bengaluru ATM 08 Feb 2017 20:45 Bengaluru/Chittoor: A local court in Andhra Pradesh’s Chittoor on Sunday sent the alleged attacker of a woman at an ATM kiosk here over three years ago to 12 days judicial custody, police said. “Judge Kavita of the Paleru court has remanded accused …
  • Alert Andhra Pradesh policeman sniffed out suspect 06 Feb 2017 02:07 BENGALURU: The 2013 ATM attack was an open-and-shut case.Investigators had CCTV footage from the ATM kiosk, showing the culprit attacking a woman banker with a machete. The attacker had also fled with the woman's cell phone. The probe into the attack …
  • City police may get custody of ATM attack accused after fortnight 05 Feb 2017 19:19 Jagadish Angadi, Feb 6, 2017, Bengaluru, DHNS The city police will have to wait for at least 20 days to take Madhukar Reddy into custody to interrogate him for assaulting Jyothi Uday inside the Corporation Bank ATM centre near NR Square on November 19, …
  • Bengaluru police may get custody of ATM attack suspect after 2 weeks 05 Feb 2017 18:11 BENGALURU: The violent images of a machete-wielding man attacking a woman in an ATM kiosk, captured on CCTV camera, may have made the 2013 attack a global news event. But this does not mean the city police will get immediate custody of Madhukar Reddy, the …
  • Accused in attack on Bengaluru woman in an ATM kiosk arrested after three years 05 Feb 2017 15:29 In a major breakthrough, the Chittoor police arrested the accused in the sensational attack on a woman bank employee at an ATM kiosk in Bengaluru in November 2013. He was moving suspiciously along the cross roads on Madanapalle town outskirts in Chittoor …
  • Sheer chance, intensive grilling led police to ATM attacker 04 Feb 2017 21:38 Jagadish Angadi, Feb 5, 2017, Bengaluru, DHNS Jyothi's assailant roamed Cubbon Park when cops were hunting for him Madhukar Reddy spent four hours loitering in Cubbon Park after savagely attacking Jyothi Uday in a Corporation Bank ATM at NR Square here …
  • ATM attacker held in AP 04 Feb 2017 21:31 A convict on the run was on Saturday arrested for the brutal attack on a woman at an ATM kiosk in Bengaluru in 2013. Madhukar Reddy, 35, a native of Nimmanapalli, had roamed around in Cubbon Park on November 19, 2013, before following bank employee Jyothi …
  • ATM kiosk attack: Suspect held 04 Feb 2017 20:02 Chittoor: More than three years after banker Jyothi Uday was attacked in an ATM kiosk in Bengaluru, the Andhra Pradesh police have arrested a suspect. It was a case that the Bengaluru police had all but given up on. On Saturday morning, their counterparts …