• 3 of doctor’s family end lives in Andhra Pradesh 30 Aug 2019 23:13  Dr Raju, his wife Lakshmi Devi, 45, and their elder son Dr Krishna Sandeep, 25, who had completed his MBBS, reportedly administered themselves midazolam, which is used for anaesthesia, and succinylcholine, an intravenous muscle relaxant, through saline. ( …
  • AP MLA Rapaka Vara Prasad held for violence 13 Aug 2019 19:49 Kakinada: The lone Jana Sena MLA in Andhra Pradesh, Rapaka Vara Prasad was arrested by the Razole police on Tuesday on charges of attacking the police station and abusing police officials. About 10 aides were also arrested. A large police team led by …
  • When Saatwiksairaj Rankireddy met Chirag Shetty… 11 Aug 2019 00:54 Both Saatwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty love playing in Europe and want to win a title in Paris. It’s difficult to determine if Saatwiksairaj Rankireddy led and Chirag Shetty followed last Sunday when the pair clinched the country’s biggest men’s …
  • Floods receding in East Godavari, but no relief as yet  08 Aug 2019 03:29 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Though the floodwater has started receding in East Godavari since Tuesday, the situation is still alarming, particularly in Devipatnam Mandal and island villages.  Residents of Konaseema have got some respite as …
  • Over 70,000 people hit by floods as Godavari still in spate 05 Aug 2019 05:38 By Express News Service ELURU/KAKINADA/KURNOOL/VIJAYAWADA: There is no let down in the flood situation in the twin Godavari districts, with heavy inflows continuing in the river following heavy rains in the upper catchment areas.  Around 400 …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Five Tantriks arrested in Bandarulanka village 13 Jun 2019 10:37 Category: Andhra Pradesh Posted by Shameen Published: Jun 13, 2019, 3:34 pm IST Updated: Jun 13, 2019, 3:34 pm IST Bandarulanka: Police arrested five Tantriks while they were performing a ‘ Tantrik Puja’ last night in Bandarulanka village, East Godavari …
  • APSRTC’s OR increases by three per cent, thanks to summer holidays 01 Jun 2019 05:21 Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM:  With numerous wedding ceremonies and village festivals taking place this summer, there has been a huge demand for RTC bus services, including AC vehicles. This year, the RTC has seen a 3 per cent increase in the …
  • Andhra Pradesh Lok Sabha Results 2019: Full list of winners 26 May 2019 03:14 Image Source : PTI Y S Jaganmohan Reddy The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Thursday set to retain power for another five years after making a sweep of the Lok Sabha battle and mauling the opposition. So stunning …
  • YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to take oath with 15 ministers 24 May 2019 21:54 Hyderabad: YSRC president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy’s ministers are likely take oath along with him on May 30 when he swears in as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. Mr Reddy may induct about 15 ministers initially. Given the strength of the AP Assembly, the …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • YSR Congress leads in 151 Assembly, 24 Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh 23 May 2019 09:33 Of the 18 Assembly segments and 3 Lok Sabha seats in East Godavari district, candidates of the Opposition YSR Congress Party are in the lead in a majority seats from the very beginning of the counting of votes on Thursday morning. By the afternoon, the …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • We will win, now get ready for civic polls: N Chandrababu Naidu to cadre   07 May 2019 05:58 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Chief Minister and TDP supremo N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday exuded confidence that his party will return to power in the State and stressed the need of the yellow party staying in power for a long period to take …
  • VVPAT slips found in garbage, case filed 19 Apr 2019 06:23 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Police filed a criminal case based on a complaint lodged by Kona Satyanarayana, BJP candidate from Mandapeta Assembly constituency, alleging that a large number of VVPAT  slips of Manepalli Ayyaji Vema, Lok Sabha …
  • Streaming shows find market in small towns 09 Apr 2019 11:24 NEW DELHI: On-demand video streaming is no longer restricted to India’s top cities. Even relatively small towns are taking to video streaming in a big way as smartphones become cheaper, data becomes affordable and content is customized to suit the tastes …
  • Taste of Tradition 28 Mar 2019 19:51 Their journey of making pickles started three decades ago, but it’s only in the last three years that Jaiveer Rao, his wife Prasanna Lakshmi and mother Premavathy have taken their family tradition to a larger audience. Describing their craft as an …
  • Kapu candidates dominate Jana Sena list 24 Mar 2019 06:46 Express News Service KAKINADA/ELURU: The Jana Sena Party (JSP), whose chief Pawan Kalyan talks of a society without caste, creed and religion, has given the lion’s share of tickets in the twin Godavari districts to candidates from one particular …
  • JSP has silently entered into pact with TDP: Former MP Harsha Kum 22 Mar 2019 13:48 [India], Mar 22 (ANI): Former MP GV Harsha Kumar has alleged that Jena Sena Party (JSP) has got into a secret arrangement with TDP over seat sharing which is why the part did not field any candidate against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu …
  • YSRC banks on fresh faces, TDP old horses 21 Mar 2019 06:01 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Both the ruling TDP and Opposition YSRC have fielded many fresh faces for the April 11 Lok Sabha elections in the State. As both the parties are targeting to win as many number of MP seats as possible to play a crucial role …
  • Pawan Kalyan led JSP releases fourth list of candidates 19 Mar 2019 17:46 [India], Mar 19 (ANI): Actor turned politician, Pawan Kalyan led Jan Sena party on Thursday released the fourth list of candidates for the upcoming General and Assembly elections in Andhra Pradesh. The list contains the name of one candidate for the Lok …
  • Panabaka among 5 TDP LS nominees cleared 19 Mar 2019 03:53 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Departing from his practice of announcing the names of TDP candidates from the party office late night, Telugu Desam chief N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday introduced the party nominees for Lok Sabha polls at the election …
  • APSRTC to add 12 sleeper-cum-seater buses to its fleet 19 Mar 2019 03:23 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In a first, Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) will soon be introducing 12 sleeper-cum-seater air-conditioned buses to its fleet, RTC Chief Mechanical Engineer (CME) P Krishna Mohan said on Monday. …
  • YSRC chief Jagan vows to solve people’s problems 18 Mar 2019 05:09 By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM / VISAKHAPATNAM / EAST GODAVARI: Opposition Leader and YSRC chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy hit the campaign trail on Sunday, addressing impressive gatherings at three places in the State. In all the meetings, Jagan …
  • YSRC announces nine Lok Sabha candidates 18 Mar 2019 04:36 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The YSRC released its first list of candidates for nine Lok Sabha seats. The party picked three BCs for unreserved seats and renominated two of its former MPs. YSRC Rajya Sabha MP Vemireddy Prabhakar Reddy on Saturday …
  • Jana Sena, BSP tie up in AP; Pawan Kalyan wants Mayawati to be PM 17 Mar 2019 13:20 Pawan Kalyan had met Mayawati in Lucknow two days ago. Amaravati: The Jana Sena Sunday announced an electoral tie-up with the Bahujan Samaj Party in Andhra Pradesh, allotting three Lok Sabha and 21 assembly seats to it for the April 11 elections. …
  • YSRCP releases first list of 9 candidates for LS polls, YS Avinash Reddy to contest from Kadap 17 Mar 2019 00:37 [India], Mar 17 (ANI): The YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) late on Saturday evening released its first list of candidates for nine constituencies in Andhra Pradesh ensuing Lok Sabha election, and announced that YS Avinash Reddy will contest from Kadapa. Last …
  • YSRCP announces nine Lok Sabha candidates 16 Mar 2019 19:18 Hyderabad, March 16 (IANS) The YSR Congress Party on Saturday night announced candidates for nine Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh. YSRCP president Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy has once again fielded his cousin Y.S. Avinash Reddy from Kadapa seat, which the …
  • YSRC announces first list of 9 candidates for Lok Sabha polls in Andhra 16 Mar 2019 18:18 AMARAVATI: The YSR Congress on Saturday night announced its first list of nine candidates for the April 11 Lok Sabha elections in Andhra Pradesh. Party president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy is expected to announce the next list of candidates, possibly for all the …
  • Jana Sena releases the first list of candidates for Lok Sabha and Assembly constituencies 14 Mar 2019 14:54 Jana Sena Party (JSP) has released the first list of candidates for four Lok Sabha (LS) and 32 Assembly constituencies a few hours before the party's formation day celebrations began at Rajahmundry on Thursday. ONGC former executive director D.M.R. …
  • Janasena MLA Candidate List 2019 14 Mar 2019 13:09 VIJAYAWADA: Actor-turned-politician and Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan released party's first list of candidates for upcoming Lok Sabha and Andhra assembly elections. Pawan released the list of four parliamentary and 32 assembly constituencies on the …
  • AP: Jana Sena Party releases first list of candidates for Lok Sabha and Assembly elections 14 Mar 2019 09:27 [India], March 14 (ANI): Janasena Chief Pawan Kalyan on Wednesday announced the first list of candidates contesting from Jana Sena Party (JSP) for upcoming Assembly and Lok Sabha elections. JSP is the first party to announce the list of candidates for Lok …
  • Jana Sena announces first list of candidates 14 Mar 2019 07:19 Amaravati, March 14 (IANS) Actor Pawan Kalyan’s Jana Sena, which is making its debut in electoral politics of Andhra Pradesh, on Thursday announced its first list of candidates for the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections. The party declared candidates for two …
  • Jana Sena Candidate List 2019 14 Mar 2019 05:58 VIJAYAWADA: Actor turned politician Pawan Kalyan released the first list of candidates for upcoming Lok Sabha and Andhra assembly elections. Janasena chief released the list of four parliamentary and 32 assembly constituencies on its formation day. The …
  • Naidu renominates eight candidates for LS election 13 Mar 2019 15:05 Telugu Desam Party (TDP) supremo N. Chandrababu Naidu has finalised candidates for 8 Lok Sabha constituencies after hectic discussions with party leaders. The exercise for the remaining constituencies is on. The fate of two sitting MPs — Rayapati Sambasiva …
  • TDP Candidate List 2019 12 Mar 2019 18:25 AMARAVATI: After a fortnight-long discussion with the party leaders and cadres, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief Chandrababu Naidu has finalised candidates for 18 Lok Sabha seats in the state. Naidu is giving a final touch to clear the names for the rest of …
  • TDP racing against time to finalise candidates' list 12 Mar 2019 18:23 AMARAVATI: The ruling Telugu Desam Party in Andhra Pradesh is racing against time to finalise its candidates for the April 11 state assembly and Lok Sabha elections with less than a week left for the commencement of nomination process. According to party …
  • JSP-Left final seat-sharing talks tomorrow 12 Mar 2019 05:21 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The Jana Sena Party (JSP), CPI and CPM, which have already announced an electoral alliance, are now engaged in final seat-sharing talks.  Some of the issues were ironed out in the fresh round of talks on Monday and it …
  • World Bank to help RTC replicate London model in AP 12 Mar 2019 05:21 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) organised a programme to give out the ‘Best HSD KMPL Awards’ to Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Commission (APSRTC) drivers at RTC House on Monday. Special Chief Secretary, ( …
  • Jana Sena off the blocks; Pawan Kalyan says list of LS candidates ready 11 Mar 2019 22:07 Rajahmundry: The Jana Sena, led by actor-turned-politician Pawan Kalyan has been the first party in the state to finalise its list of contestants for the general election, for which voting will be held on April 11. The ruling Telugu Desam and the …
  • Pawan Kalyan names two for LS polls 11 Mar 2019 18:00 Category: Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad Posted by Md Aslam Hussain Published: Mar 11, 2019, 11:25 pm IST Updated: Mar 11, 2019, 11:25 pm IST Hyderabad: Jana Sena party president K Pawan Kalyan today declared two candidates for Lok Sabha polls while the ruling …
  • Naidu finalises 18 TDP candidates for LS 11 Mar 2019 14:31 AMARAVATI: After a fortnight-long discussion with the party leaders and cadres, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief Chandrababu Naidu has finalised candidates for 18 Lok Sabha seats in the state. Naidu is giving a final touch to clear the names for the rest of …
  • Jana Sena announces candidates for 2 LS seats in Andhra 11 Mar 2019 13:42 Amaravati, March 11 (IANS) The Jana Sena on Monday announced candidates for two Lok Sabha constituencies in Andhra Pradesh. Party president and well-known actor Pawan Kalyan announced the candidates for Amalapuram and Rajahmundry constituencies. D.M.R …
  • Jana Sena candidates for Amalapuram, Rajahmundry 11 Mar 2019 13:13
  • Fresh headache for TDP as MPs shy away from poll fray 04 Mar 2019 03:29 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: At a time when the TDP is making moves to play a crucial role in national politics by winning majority of the Lok Sabha seats in the State, the developments within the party look different as some of the sitting MPs are …
  • Amit Shah slams Congress, blames Jawaharlal Nehru for Pulwama blast 21 Feb 2019 21:59 Rajahmundry: BJP president Amit Shah accused the Congress of politicising the Pulwama terror strike in which 49 CRPF personnel were killed last week, and for accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of failing to respond promptly. In keeping with his penchant …
  • Congress, AP CM Naidu politicising Pulwama attack: Amit Shah 21 Feb 2019 12:59 RAJAHMUNDRY: BJP president Amit Shah has come down heavily on the Congress and chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu for allegedly politicising the terror attack in Pulwama. He alleged that Naidu had faith more in Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan than prime …
  • Raai Laxmi is looking for a break in Telugu! 20 Feb 2019 18:56 RaaI Laxmi is playing a female lead in a Telugu film after a long time. This time, she has chosen a comedy role. “In Telugu cinema, I mostly appear in music videos. But in Where is Venkata Lakshmi, I am playing a female lead. It’s a light-hearted comedy …
  • Exodus from Telugu Desam continues; Another leader joins YSRC 18 Feb 2019 21:27 Vijayawada: More people are leaving the ruling Telugu Desam to join the YSR Congress. Amalapuram Member of Parliament Pandula Ravindra resigned from the TD and joined the YSRC on Monday in the presence of party chief Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy. Earlier, MLAs …
  • Another TDP MP quits party, joins YSR Cong 18 Feb 2019 15:16 AMARAVATI: In yet another jolt to the ruling Telugu Desam Party in Andhra Pradesh, its Lok Sabha member from Amalapuram quit the party Monday and joined the main opposition YSR Congress. Pandula Ravindra Babu, who represented Amalapuram (SC) constituency …
  • Modi dedicates Vizag petroleum reserve facility to nation 10 Feb 2019 12:43 Guntur (Andhra Pradesh), Feb 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday dedicated to the nation the 1.33 million metric tonnes capacity Visakhapatnam Strategic Petroleum Reserve facility of the Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserve Ltd (ISPRL). The …
  • Modi launches developmental projects in Andhra amid protests 10 Feb 2019 07:29 Guntur (Andhra Pradesh), Feb 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched development projects here amid protests staged across Andhra Pradesh against his visit to the state. At an event, he unveiled plaques to formally unveil the projects …
  • Konthoujam Maikel <em>Painter</em> :: Profile by Lamdamba Oinam 10 Feb 2019 00:21 Konthoujam Maikel Meetei : Freelance Painter :: Profile * Konthoujam Maikel Meetei: Freelance Painter KONTHOUJAM MAIKEL MEETEI Freelance Painter Education: B.F.A. 1st Class in Painting-2010 from Imphal Art College (MU) Academic D.O. B.: 12th February 1989 …
  • Konthoujam Maikel Meetei : Freelance Painter :: Profile 17 Jan 2019 06:17 Konthoujam Maikel Meetei : Freelance Painter :: Profile * Konthoujam Maikel Meetei: Freelance Painter KONTHOUJAM MAIKEL MEETEI Freelance Painter Education: B.F.A. 1st Class in Painting-2010 from Imphal Art College (MU) Academic D.O. B.: 12th February 1989 …
  • APSRTC to run 3,020 special buses to clear Sankranti rush 15 Jan 2019 03:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has decided to operate 3,020 special buses to ensure hassle-free journey for passengers after Sankranti vacation. The special buses will be operated from various …
  • Cockfights during Sankranti: Police fighting a losing battle? 14 Jan 2019 02:45 By Express News Service KAKINADA:  Undeterred by warning of stringent action by police, people in both Godavari and other districts in the State are making hectic preparations for cockfights. They argue that cockfights are part of Sankranti, the harvest …
  • Sankranti, a pricey affair 11 Jan 2019 02:44 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Celebrating the festival of kites with your loved ones is a costly affair this year. A flight to Visakhapatnam for Sankranti would mean shelling out as much as Rs 46,500. With the festival right around the corner, the …
  • APSRTC to operate 700 buses to clear rush 05 Jan 2019 05:53 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: To clear extra rush of passengers during Sankranti, APSRTC, East Godavari region, has decided to run 700 special buses from Rajamahendravaram to various major destinations such as Hyderabad, Vijayawada and …
  • Fish rain due to Cyclone Phethai 19 Dec 2018 14:37 strong winds of the storms like Cyclone Phethai sometimes carry displaced fish, frogs from the water bodies and drop on the land VISAKHAPATNAM: The residents of Amalapuram witnessed a rare meteorological phenomenon, “fish rain” as the cyclone Phethai made …
  • Huge loss for paddy, commercial crop growers in East Godavari 19 Dec 2018 04:27 Cyclone Phethai left the farmers of the East Godavari district in the lurch with those cultivating paddy, commercial crops and horticulture complaining of huge loss. The farmers from the eastern and the central deltas, who completed the rabi …
  • Phethai crosses coast near Kakinada, 1 killed 18 Dec 2018 05:51 The severe cyclonic storm Phethai, which kept the government on the tenterhooks in the last couple of days, crossed the coast between Kakinada and Yanam on Monday afternoon. It triggered a spell of heavy rain in the East and the West Godavari districts and …
  • East Godavari district feels the heat of Phethai 18 Dec 2018 01:33 Express News Service KAKINADA: Cyclone Phethai made landfall in East Godavari district at 12.30 pm on Monday afternoon at Bhairavapalem between Yanam and Katrenikona. However, no loss of human life directly due to the storm was reported.  District …
  • Cyclonic rains 'shower' fish on AP's Amalapuram 17 Dec 2018 19:35
  • Cyclone Phethai makes landfall at Andhra's Konaseema, triggers heavy rain 17 Dec 2018 15:33 Cyclone Phethai crossed the Andhra Pradesh coast between Kakinada and Yanam around 1 p.m. on Monday. Under its impact, heavy rains are pounding the East and West Godavari districts and gales with a top speed of 80 kmph are lashing Kakinada, Yanam and Tuni …
  • Cyclone Phethai to cross Vizag, Kakinada on Mon 16 Dec 2018 10:42 VISAKHAPATNAM: Cyclone Phethai is expected to make landfall between Vizag and Kakinada coasts on Monday, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday. The cyclone is moving at a speed of 20kmph. Squally winds are prevailing on the coast …
  • Andhra on high alert as storm set to cross between Ongole and Kakinada 15 Dec 2018 20:06 By PTI AMARAVATI: The Andhra Pradesh government put its machinery on high alert and positioned NDRF and State Disaster Response Force in five districts Saturday as the deep depression in the Bay of Bengal was set to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm …
  • Andhra Pradesh cyclone 15 Dec 2018 18:12 AMARAVATI/CHENNAI: The Andhra Pradesh government put its machinery on high alert and positioned NDRF and State Disaster Response Force in five districts on Saturday as the deep depression in the Bay of Bengal was set to intensify into a severe cyclonic …
  • Cyclonic storm threat: AP on alert; NDRF deployed, relief camps opened 15 Dec 2018 17:49 AMARAVATI/CHENNAI: The Andhra Pradesh government put its machinery on high alert and positioned NDRF and State Disaster Response Force in five districts on Saturday as the deep depression in the Bay of Bengal was set to intensify into a severe cyclonic …
  • Severe cyclonic storm threat: Andhra Pradesh on high alert, NDRF deployed in coastal districts 15 Dec 2018 17:04 AMARAVATI/CHENNAI: The Andhra Pradesh government put its machinery on high alert and positioned NDRF and State Disaster Response Force in five districts on Saturday as the deep depression in the Bay of Bengal was set to intensify into a severe cyclonic …
  • Will recover KG Basin wealth if Jana Sena wins: Pawan Kalyan 29 Nov 2018 06:19 By Express News Service KAKINADA : Jana Sena president Pawan Kalyan said if the Jana Sena comes to power, the first thing it will do is to recover the stolen wealth of KG Basin.  Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) too had accused Reliance of several …
  • ISKCON seer to join BJP in Rajamahendravaram today 14 Nov 2018 04:55 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The BJP, which wants to grow in Andhra Pradesh, seems to be preferred by the spiritual and religious gurus. After the seer from Sree Peetham, Swami Paripoornananda, joined the BJP last month to campaign in Telangana, it …
  • Mission Fingerling helping 50,000 fisher families 10 Nov 2018 05:47 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Mission Fingerling, the Centre’s effort to recognise the potential and possibilities in the fisheries sector, aims to enhance fisheries production from 10.79 million metric tonne (mmt) to 15 mmt by 2020-21 under …
  • YSR Cong chief Jagan stabbed at Vizag airport, police say his supporter did it 25 Oct 2018 20:11 YSR Congress party chief Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy Hyderabad: In a major security lapse, YSR Congress party (YSRCP) chief Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy was stabbed by a man inside the Vishakhapatnam airport’s VIP lounge on Thursday. Reddy, who suffered injuries on …
  • Jaganmohan Reddy attacked with knife at Vizag 25 Oct 2018 19:47 YSRCP leader’s supporters stage protests, vandalise the airport after the incidentJagan Mohan Reddy after he was stabbed on his arm by an unidentified assailant at Visakhapatnam Airport on Thursday. Hyderabad: In a big security lapse at the Visakhapatnam …
  • Man stabs YS Jagan Mohan Reddy at Vizag airport 25 Oct 2018 13:16 YSR Congress party chief Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy Hyderabad: In a major security lapse, YSR Congress party (YSRCP) chief Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy was stabbed by a worker inside the Vishakhapatnam airport’s VIP lounge on Thursday afternoon. The unexpected …
  • Nadendla Manohar joins Janasena Party, Harsha Kumar likely to follow suit 13 Oct 2018 03:52 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Former Speaker Nadendla Manohar, who left the Congress recently, formally joined Jana Sena in the presence of party president Pawan Kalyan in Vijayawada on Friday.  Both the leaders had returned from Tirupati after a day …
  • Premier Badminton League: Breaking bank for Satwiksairaj Rankireddy 11 Oct 2018 12:02 Written by Andrew Amsan | New Delhi | Updated: October 9, 2018 3:59:37 pm Satwik (left) was roped in by Ahmedabad Smash Masters for a sum of Rs 52 lakh. One of shuttler Satwiksairaj Rankireddy’s life goals is to own a high-end luxury car. The 18-year-old …
  • Raai Laxmi in full-fledged role 22 Sep 2018 06:59 After a long gap, actress Raai Laxmi is doing a Telugu film directed by Kishore Kumar. Titled Where is the Venkatalakshmi, the film is presently being shot at a private studio in Hyderabad. “The film is a complete laugh riot and is sure to entertain the …
  • Woman hangs self in Amalapuram 01 Sep 2018 02:18 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: A 24-year-woman has committed suicide by hanging allegedly over dowry harassment in Amalapuram. The deceased, identified as Kamisetti Arunadevi, was residing at her parents’ house at the time of the incident. The …
  • Amid heavy inflows into Godavari; 43 islets left with no food or water 24 Aug 2018 01:20 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Life for people of 43 lanka (islet) villages in the Amalapuram revenue division in East Godavari district has turned upside down for the past five days after the gates of Dowleswaram at Rajamahendravaram were lifted to let …
  • 9000 shifted to relief camps as precautionary measure in AP as Godavari in spate 20 Aug 2018 19:13 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu. More than 9000 persons have been shifted to relief camps as a precautionary measure as the Godavari River which is in spate inundated several low lying areas in East and West Godavari districts early …
  • Pelli Choopulu call for entry: Here are the online registration steps for Pradeep Machiraju's show 31 Jul 2018 10:18 Pradeep Machiraju on Pelli ChoopuluSnapshot of Hot Star video Star Maa announced its upcoming brand new reality TV show "Pelli Choopulu" on July 19. The first-of-its-kind Telugu show is set to help popular anchor Pradeep Machiraju find a ' …
  • Man sentenced to life for killing son-in-law 12 Jul 2018 13:38 Hyderabad: A lower court in Andhra Pradesh sentenced a man for life for killing his son-in-law. The reason was that the victim had visited his daughter during an “inauspicious” period. The second additional district session court in Amalapuram (East …
  • IMD warns of heavy rain, thunderstorms in Coastal AP 04 Jul 2018 01:40 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Officials of IMD warned of heavy rainfall and thuderstorms at isolated places in all districts of Coastal Andhra Pradesh. Thunderstorms accompanied with gusty winds at isolated places in all districts of Rayalaseema in …
  • Joining Jagan Mohan Reddy are spies, writers, even Telugu Desam cadres 28 Jun 2018 22:22 KURNOOL: It is not just YSRC president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy who has completed walking 2,450 kilometres of his padayatra in 200 days. There are at least 50 others who have done the same but without anyone noticing them. Mr Reddy walks in the comfort …
  • Naidu has failed on all fronts: Jagan 28 Jun 2018 04:35 YSR Congress (YSRC) party president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday said to become Chief Minister, a politician required the blessings of the God and crores of people and N. Chandrababu Naidu who got that rare opportunity forgot his bounden duty to …
  • YS Jaganmohan Reddy's padayatra enters 200th day 28 Jun 2018 01:15 By Express News Service RAJAHMUNDRY: “In my every step of the Praja Sankalpa Yatra, I feel that my father (YS Rajasekhara Reddy) is walking with me,” Opposition Leader and YSRC president YS Jaganmohan Reddy said on the 200th day of his padayatra.  …
  • Nithiin’s next to release on August 9 04 Jun 2018 19:08 Srinivasa Kalyanam, actor Nithiin’s next, is likely to be released on August 9. The film, which is being directed by Satish Vegesna and produced by Dil Raju, is currently being shot in Amalapuram, at the same place where Vegesna shot his National Award- …
  • 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 …
  • Andhra Pradesh government forms two SITs to deal with POCSO cases 19 May 2018 02:07 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In what could be a positive move to ensure justice to minors (victims of sexual abuse) and punish the culprits, the State police department formed two Special Investigation Teams (SIT) in this regard on Friday. The two …
  • McDermott completes installation and startup for Vashishta and S1 field development 26 Apr 2018 11:47 EBR Staff Writer Published 26 April 2018 McDermott International said that it has completed installation of the subsea infrastructure for the ONGC’s Vashishta and S1 field development, paving way for the production of gas from the two fields located off …
  • What's in a name? Failure of 'Andhra' tells there's a lot 24 Apr 2018 23:33 Hyderabad: As though to amplify its numerological significance, the unusually spelt name stares out at visitors in large-type font from the nameplate — Jayahshankkarr Sisttllah. The personality of the numerologist-astrologer is no less striking, thanks to …
  • 94% aspirants appear for APEAMCET on day one 23 Apr 2018 08:40 The AP Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (EAMCET) - 2018 commenced across Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on Sunday. HRD Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao, along with in-charge Vice-Chancellor of JNTUK S. Ramakrishna Rao, formally released …
  • Vizianagaram JC II booked in DA case 19 Apr 2018 05:27 ACB sleuths on Wednesday raided the properties of Vizianagaram Joint Collector II Kakarla Nageswara Rao and unearthed assets disproportionate to his known sources of income. Searches were conducted at 10 places, including those of his friends and family …
  • TDP MPs sit on dharna inside Speaker’s chamber, forcibly removed 06 Apr 2018 17:39 New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) At least 15 MPs belonging to the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Friday sat on a dharna inside Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan’s chamber to protest against her decision to not admit their no-trust motion against the government, and …
  • CBI probes ₹540-cr. aquaculture scam in IDBI Bank in A.P., Telangana 26 Mar 2018 03:30 The CBI is probing a scam in which about 360 farmers and others from Andhra Pradesh and Adilabad district of Telangana allegedly borrowed ₹540 crore from the Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI) in two instances of cheating. The fake aqua farmers …
  • Satwik, Chirag eye history and medal at debut CWG 21 Mar 2018 16:06 Union Minister for youth affairs and sports Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore (C) poses with some of the members of the Indian contingent for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, at a function in New Delhi on Monday. PTI Photo Expectations would be high from …
  • Shuttlers Satwik, Chirag eye history and medal at debut Commonwealth Games 21 Mar 2018 15:06 NEW DELHI: Expectations would be high from Indian badminton's star-studded singles line-up but away from the spotlight, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty are aiming to end the country's men's doubles medal drought at the Commonwealth …
  • Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty eye history and medal at debut CWG 2018 21 Mar 2018 10:58 By: PTI | Published: March 21, 2018 3:11 pm For the first six months Satwik and Chirag struggled to play as a pair as their personalities are as different as chalk and cheese.(Source: Express Photo) Expectations would be high from Indian badminton’s star- …
  • Toddler Swallows Earphone In Andhra Pradesh, Undergoes Surgery 02 Feb 2018 12:35 Rajamahendravaram, Andhra Pradesh:  An 11-month-old baby girl accidentally swallowed an earphone in Andhra Pradesh but it was safely removed after a surgery, a doctor said today. The incident took place in the Pasarlapudi village under Amalapuram mandal of …
  • Heavy rains swell Godavari 08 Sep 2019 05:55 By Express News Service ELURU/RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM/KAKINADA: Heavy rains in the upper catchment areas have led to swelling of River Godavari, again. Due to the heavy inflows into the river, situation in the 36 submerged villages of Devipatnam mandal …
  • Godavari flood level rises again   07 Sep 2019 06:05 By Express News Service ELURU/RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Flood levels in River Godavari at Polavaram Project have increased once again, resulting in the road connectivity to 19 tribal villages in Polavaram Mandal of West Godavari district getting cut off. With …
  • Floods receding in East Godavari, but no relief as yet  08 Aug 2019 03:29 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Though the floodwater has started receding in East Godavari since Tuesday, the situation is still alarming, particularly in Devipatnam Mandal and island villages.  Residents of Konaseema have got some respite as …
  • Panel orders release of 3 detained kids detained at AP's Etapaka police station 07 Sep 2018 02:33 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Taking a serious view of confinement of three children at Etapaka police station in Chintoor of East Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh State Commission for Protection of Child Rights Chairperson G Hymavathi, on Thursday …
  • H-Energy to build LNG terminal at Kakinada 09 Sep 2019 14:49 H-Energy, engaged in building LNG terminals and laying natural gas pipelines, is constructing a LNG terminal here to cater to the requirements of domestic consumers in Andhra Pradesh. A port service agreement was signed in Hyderabad between East Coast …
  • STL transforms Kakinada into a Smart City 29 Aug 2019 08:51 Sterlite Technologies Ltd (STL) [BSE: 532374, NSE: STRTECH], a global data network solutions company, announces the successful completion of its Smart City project in Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh, India. The city of Kakinada has been a strategic port, with …
  • Trivikram Srinivas’s Kakinada connect 06 Aug 2019 02:31 Top director Trivikram Srinivas was recently in Kakinada for the trailer launch of Sharwanand-starrer Ranarangam. “This is the second time I have visited Kakinada,” recalled the ace director, adding, “I first visited this city for a job that I was hoping I …
  • Kakinada: Teachers force kids to act as man, wife 02 Aug 2019 21:22 KAKINADA: Shocking news has emerged from Urlagudem in Chintalapudi mandal of West Godavari district about a ‘demo rape’ in a primary school in Urlagudem. It is alleged that two teachers in the school asked a Class IV male student and a Class I female …
  • Kakinada: Four held for sexual assaulting girl 10 Jul 2019 00:28 Kakinada: Three Town Police on Tuesday took four accused in a gang rape case into custody. According to sources, a youth lured a girl claiming that he was in love with her and promised to marry her. He took her to a house where he raped her. Later, he …
  • Three admitted to Kakinada hospital after TDP workers attack YSRC partymen 11 Jun 2019 03:48 By Express News Service KAKINADA: YSR Congress and TDP workers clashed at B Kothuru village in Pithapuram mandal on Sunday night. According to information, some YSRC workers attended a local festival at Chebrolu village in Gollaprolu. ALSO READ: YSRC, TDP …
  • Kakinada: Son kills man, mother helps to bury him 10 Jun 2019 20:36  Police said, Gopireddy Eswara Rao, a resident of Kothuru, a hamlet of Thimmapuram in Kakinada Rural mandal of East Godavari, used to come home drunk and beat his wife Lakshmi and his adopted son Jeevan Kumar. When it happened again on the night of April …
  • AP EAMCET Results 2019 date: JNTU Kakinada releasing result after May 27 27 May 2019 04:24 AP EAMCET Results 2019: The candidates who have appeared for the AP EAMCET download their result from sche.ap.gov.in/eamcet AP EAMCET Results 2019: The result for the Andhra Pradesh EAMCET examination is not releasing today, that is, May 27, 2019. When …
  • Blockade at Kakinada station affects office-goers 21 May 2019 01:28
  • British era rifles unearthed in Kakinada 20 May 2019 17:15 Ten single-barrel rifles without gunstock, supposedly belonging to the British period, were unearthed by workers at a construction site in Ashok Nagar of Kakinada in East Godavari on Monday. According to the Kakinada II-Town police, workers at the site of …
  • Blockade at Kakinada stn affects office-goers 20 May 2019 07:53
  • Summer specials to Hyderabad, Vizag, Kakinada 19 May 2019 04:04 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South Central Railway (SCR) will run summer special trains between Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam and Secunderabad and Kakinada Town (via Kazipet, Rayanapadu, Bhimavaram Town) from May 23 onwards. Train no. 07461 …
  • 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 …
  • Kakinada: 6 members of militia body surrender before police 15 Apr 2019 21:41 Kakinada: One member of the Sabari Dalam  and five militia members of local organisation squad (LOS) surrendered before the Superintendent of Police Vishal Gunni on Monday. Mr Gunni told reporters here that Vanjam Motu of Bandigumpu village of Pega …
  • Kakinada: Man killed for alleged rape bid 26 Mar 2019 11:32 Kakinada: Nagalla Venkata Ramana, 40, was murdered by his second wife's sister and her mother on Monday. They threw chilly powder in his eyes and then hit him with iron rod after he allegedly attempted to rape a girl from the family, according to …
  • Split likely in Kakinada as disagreement over ticket to sitting MLA deepens 10 Mar 2019 04:01 By Express News Service KAKINADA: The politics of Kakinada has been hotting up of late with a section of local corporators opposing the candidature of sitting Kakinada urban MLA Vanamadi Kondababu in the coming polls. The rebels had written a letter to …
  • Special train from Kakinada Town to Secunderabad 21 Jan 2019 03:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South Central Railway will operate a one-way special train between Kakinada Town to Secunderabad (via Rajahmundry, Bhimavaram Town, Rayanapadu) to clear the extra rush of passengers. The train consists of AC II tier, AC …
  • Kakinada: Prices of prize cocks soar high as Sankranti begins 13 Jan 2019 22:01 Kakinada: There is a huge spurt in price of roosters — from Rs 5,000 to Rs 1 lakh — on the eve of Sankranti, which begins on Monday. Earlier, there was a dip in prices following a campaign against cockfights. Some even believed they may not be allowed to …
  • Kakinada Gateway Port Ltd holds Ground-breaking Ceremony for greenfield Kakinada Port 05 Jan 2019 10:57 Kakinada Gateway Port Ltd, today held the ground-breaking ceremony for the development of Greenfield commercial port near Kona village in East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh. The foundation stone was laid by Hon'ble Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, …
  • Kakinada: BJP workers block Chandrababu Naidu's convoy, district president held 05 Jan 2019 00:42 [India], Jan 5 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu's convoy was blocked allegedly by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders while he was going to attend various programs in Kakinada on Friday. The BJP leaders blocked Naidu's …
  • One killed, 10 injured after cranes collide at Kakinada Port 29 Dec 2018 21:34 [India], Dec 30 (ANI): One died and 10 labourers were injured after two offshore cranes collided at Kakinada Deep Water Port in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday, confirmed police. Kakinada police informed ANI that one electrician named Lakshmana Rao lost his …
  • 1 dead, 6 hurt after cranes collapse at Kakinada 29 Dec 2018 13:59
  • 1 dead, 6 injured after cranes collapse at Kakinada 29 Dec 2018 10:32
  • Two cranes in Kakinada Deep Seaport collapse killing one, 10 injured 29 Dec 2018 09:02 By Express News Service KAKINADA: One worker died and 10 others were injured at Kakinada Deep Seaport on Saturday when two huge cranes under repair collapsed on them. It is being suspected that more people might have got trapped beneath the wreckage At …
  • One killed in crane collapse in Andhra’s Kakinada Port 29 Dec 2018 08:28 Visakhapatnam, Dec 29 (IANS) One person was killed and 10 others were injured when two huge cranes collapsed at Andhra Pradesh’s Kakinada Deep Water Port on Saturday, police said. Two of the offshore cranes, used to unload ships, collapsed when port …
  • Vijay Deverakonda's emotional bond with Kakinada 28 Dec 2018 20:24 Vijay Deverakonda is working for his upcoming film Dear Comrade and from the last few weeks he has been camping in Kakinada. Even few days ago he was injured while shooting for this film.  After a hectic schedule, Vijay is back to Hyderabad now. “The actor …
  • 26 missing Kakinada fishermen return safely 19 Dec 2018 00:57 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Twenty-six fishermen from Kakinada in East Godavari district, who went missing in the sea, reached the shore at different places in East Godavari and Krishna districts on Tuesday.  All the fishermen were said to be safe, …
  • Phethai crosses coast near Kakinada, 1 killed 18 Dec 2018 05:51 The severe cyclonic storm Phethai, which kept the government on the tenterhooks in the last couple of days, crossed the coast between Kakinada and Yanam on Monday afternoon. It triggered a spell of heavy rain in the East and the West Godavari districts and …
  • Cyclone Phethai weakens after landfall near Kakinada 17 Dec 2018 14:18 People walk past uprooted trees as Cyclone Phethai barrels through coastal Andhra Pradesh, at Kakinada town in East Godavari. Photo:AP Delhi: Severe cyclone Phethai weakened into a cyclonic storm as it made landfall near Kakinada along Andhra Pradesh coast …
  • Cyclone Phethai begins landfall process, to cross near Kakinada coast 17 Dec 2018 13:46 The landfall process of cyclone 'Phethai' started at around 12.30 pm. The Phethai is located 35 km east-south-east of Narsapur and 75 km south-south-west of Kakinada on the Andhra Pradesh coast. At 1.30 pm, it had reached within 35 km South of …
  • Cyclone Phethai begins to cross near Kakinada coast 17 Dec 2018 10:16 The landfall process of cyclone 'Phethai' started at around 12.30 pm. The Phethai is located 35 km east-south-east of Narsapur and 75 km south-south-west of Kakinada on the Andhra Pradesh coast. At 1.30 pm, it had reached within 35 km South of …
  • Cyclone Phethai to hit Andhra Pradesh's Kakinada coast today 17 Dec 2018 06:56 NEW DELHI: Andhra Pradesh on Sunday sounded a high alert in the coastal region as a cyclonic storm in the Bay of Bengal was heading towards it and was likely to cross the region between Kakinada and Visakhapatnam on Monday. According to Visakhapatnam …
  • Cyclone 'Phethai' to cross near Kakinada Monday afternoon 17 Dec 2018 06:06 As expected, cyclone 'Phethai' intensified into a severe cyclone last night but has started weakening a bit as it encounters colder waters along the coast and shear by the marauding westerly winds from overland. Early this morning, the severe …
  • Cyclone Phethai skips Chennai, heads towards Kakinada in AP 16 Dec 2018 15:59 Cyclone ‘Phethai’ was located on Sunday evening at 510 km away from Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh where it is likely to make a landfall on Monday afternoon. It may briefly intensify as a severe cyclone just ahead of landfall. The cyclone lay closest to …
  • Cyclone Phethai to cross Vizag, Kakinada on Mon 16 Dec 2018 10:42 VISAKHAPATNAM: Cyclone Phethai is expected to make landfall between Vizag and Kakinada coasts on Monday, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday. The cyclone is moving at a speed of 20kmph. Squally winds are prevailing on the coast …
  • Andhra on high alert as storm set to cross between Ongole and Kakinada 15 Dec 2018 20:06 By PTI AMARAVATI: The Andhra Pradesh government put its machinery on high alert and positioned NDRF and State Disaster Response Force in five districts Saturday as the deep depression in the Bay of Bengal was set to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm …
  • Coringa Bird Fest 2018 starts tomorrow near Kakinada 13 Dec 2018 02:10 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh Forest Department (APFD) and EGREE Foundation, in collaboration with World Wildlife Fund (WWF), will organise Coringa Bird Festival-2018, which is a first of its kind, at Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary …
  • Kakinada Gateway Port inks concession agreement to develop commercial port 21 Nov 2018 15:03 New Delhi, Nov 21 () Kakinada Gateway Port (KGPL), an arm of Kakinada SEZ, has entered into concession agreement with the Andhra Pradesh government for development of a greenfield commercial port at Kona village in East Godavari district. The proposed port …
  • Kakinada Gateway Port Ltd. Signs Concession Agreement for development of Commercial Port 21 Nov 2018 14:22 Kakinada Gateway Port Limited (KGPL), a subsidiary of Kakinada SEZ Limited (KSEZ), has signed the Concession Agreement with the GoAP for development of a green-field commercial port on Design, Build, Finance, Operate and Transfer (DBFOT) basis in Kona …
  • GMR Kakinada Gateway Port inks concession agreement for development of commercial port 21 Nov 2018 12:07 Kakinada Gateway Port Ltd (KGPL), a subsidiary of Kakinada SEZ Ltd (KSEZ), has signed a concession agreement with the Andhra Pradesh government for development of a greenfield commercial port. The port is to be developed on design, build, finance, operate …
  • Divis Labs earmarks Rs 15 bn for capex as greefield Kakinada project stalls 29 Oct 2018 15:14 Active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and drug intermediates maker Divis Laboratories Limited is creating additional capacities by spending as much as Rs 15 billion at its existing facilities in the next 15 months to more than make up for the delayed …
  • Kakinada-based Sri Peetham, Swami Paripoornananda joins Telangana BJP 20 Oct 2018 05:03 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: A week after holding discussions with BJP national president Amit Shah, founder of Kakinada-based Sri Peetham, Swami Paripoornananda has formally embraced the saffron party and joined the BJP to start his political …
  • GMR Infrastructure Ltd's subsidiary Kakinada SEZ inks MoU with APGDC for supply of piped natural gas 11 Oct 2018 16:49 Kakinada SEZ Ltd., a subsidiary of GMR Infrastructure Ltd., signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Andhra Pradesh Gas Development Corporation (APGDC) to get access to piped domestic natural gas for its upcoming 10,500-acre zone. With this …
  • GMR arm signs on APGDC to pipe gas to Kakinada Investment Region 09 Oct 2018 16:14 Kakinada SEZ, a subsidiary of GMR Infrastructure Ltd, has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Andhra Pradesh Gas Development Corporation to get access to piped natural gas for its upcoming 10,500-acre Kakinada Special Investment Region. APGDC …
  • Suspected swine flu case in Kakinada 07 Oct 2018 17:51
  • Patients wait for days to get report at Kakinada Government Hospital 04 Oct 2018 02:08 By Express News Service KAKINADA: At a time when a high number of cases of fever are being recorded in the district, a blood test for determining dengue is being delayed in the Kakinada Government General Hospital. It is taking three days for the …
  • McDonalds's inaugurates its first restaurant in Kakinada 26 Sep 2018 11:53 Your wait is over! The Golden Arches arrive in the city of Kakinada. The world-famous burgers, iconic fries, and nuggets from McDonald's will make their debut at Kakinada's SRMT Mall. Locals of Kakinada can also pamper their taste buds with …
  • HC chides AP, Telangana on infant deaths at Kakinada hospital 13 Sep 2018 19:52 HYDERABAD: Conveying a strong sense of anguish over the poor quality of healthcare services, particularly neonatal services, in government hospitals like Kakinada Government General Hospital, the Hyderabad high court on Tuesday observed that the number of …
  • Hyderabad HC takes suo motu notice of infant bodies piling up at Kakinada morgue 09 Sep 2018 01:28 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: A division bench of the Hyderabad High Court comprising Chief Justice TBN Radhakrishnan and Justice V Ramasubramanian on Tuesday took suo motu cognizance of the piling up of infant corpses at a government hospital’s …
  • Upgrade for Kakinada Anchorage Port as Dugarajapatnam plan runs aground 20 Aug 2018 11:43 The Centre will fund the upgradation and modernisation of the Kakinada Anchorage Port — currently run by the Andhra Pradesh Government — under the Sagarmala programme. This comes after efforts to build a port at Dugarajapatnam in AP’s Nellore district did …
  • Kakinada seer challenges externment orders 21 Jul 2018 01:47 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Swamy Paripoornananda on Friday filed three petitions separately challenging the externment orders issued against him recently i.e. on July 10, 14 and 15 by the Hyderabad, Cyberabad and Rachakonda commissionerates, …
  • MK Agrotech to invest ₹350 cr in sunflower oil unit at Kakinada 18 Jul 2018 14:40 Karnataka-based MK Agrotech Private Limited is setting up a 750 tonne a day capacity sunflower oil production facility in Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh. The company is looking at an investment of ₹350-400 crore in the project. The company, which sells Sunpure …
  • Kakinada seer gets double showcause 14 Jul 2018 16:26
  • After Kathi Mahesh, Kakinada seer faces police heat over hate speech, packed off to AP 12 Jul 2018 08:00
  • After Kathi, Kakinada seer packed off to AP 12 Jul 2018 03:44
  • Police extern Kakinada pontiff Swami Paripoornananda to Andhra Pradesh 11 Jul 2018 22:22 Hyderabad: Sri Peetham pontiff Swami Paripoornananda of Kakinada was externed from Hyderabad for six months for making “provocative statements”. He was escorted by the police to an ashram in Kakinada on Wednesday. The police said that the pontiff was …
  • Kakinada-Srikakulam gas pipeline to be ready by 2019-end, phase two tenders soon  01 Jul 2018 01:41 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State government which is planning to provide LPG through pipeline connection to the households in three North Coastal Andhra districts by the end of 2019 is all set to invite tenders for the second phase works.  Once …
  • GMR Infra to build commercial port near Kakinada 29 Jun 2018 06:58 HYDERABAD: GMR Infrastructure has announced securing the contract to build a greenfield commercial port near Kakinada through the Swiss Challenge mode. In a statement, the infrastructure firm said that the all-weather, deep-draft and multi-cargo port will …
  • GMR tests new waters, wins bid to develop port in Kakinada 29 Jun 2018 01:40 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: GMR Infrastructure Ltd will be entering ports sector as it won the bid to develop greenfield commercial port in Kakinada on the eastern coast of India. The port, to be located 30 km north from Kakinada, will be developed …
  • GMR forays into seaports, to build green-field commercial port at Kakinada 28 Jun 2018 10:01 GMR Infrastructure Limited has been awarded a green-field commercial port at Kakinada, abutting the over 10,000-acre Kakinada SEZ controlled by the group. The company said it has made a successful bid to develop the port through the Swiss Challenge mode …
  • Neglected by son, elderly couple in Kakinada seeks nod to commit suicide 03 Jun 2018 02:26 Kakinada: Mr Pitta Apparao, a 62-year old man suffering from kidney disease, and his wife Lakshmi of Sarpavaram village in Kakinada rural Mandal submitted a representation to superintendent of police Vishal Gunni, seeking permission to end their lives due …
  • Vizag doctors give up on tumour patient who sought euthanasia, refer her to Kakinada GGH 01 Apr 2018 03:50 The doctors of Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Visakhapatnam gave up on the ovarian tumour patient, who sought euthanasia, and referred her to government general. KAKINADA: The doctors of Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital and Research …
  • Oil PSUs ask Andhra govt for funds to set up Kakinada project 12 Mar 2018 12:16 New Delhi, Mar 12 () Oil PSUs want Andhra Pradesh government to provide viability gap funding for them to set up a Rs 32,901-crore petrochemical complex in the state, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today. Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) and gas …
  • No relief for patients of Kakinada hospital as doctors continue protest 12 Mar 2018 01:29 A large number of patients left wondering what to do as only casualty and emergency services functioned at the government hospital in Kakinada on Friday; (below) junior doctors stage a dharna in front of the hospital | Express KAKINADA: Hundreds of …
  • Freedom to invest Rs 125 crore in Kakinada 28 Feb 2018 01:23 KAKINADA: Freedom Refined Sunflower Oil Company will invest Rs 125 crore in the state for establishment of its second refining plant in Kakinada with 350 tonnes per day capacity, P Chandrasekhar Reddy, vice-president (sales and marketing) of the company, …
  • Saudi keen to have stake in west coast, Kakinada project: Dharmendra Pradhan 24 Feb 2018 15:43 World's largest oil company Saudi Aramco is interested in acquiring a stake in India's proposed Rs 1.8 lakh crore refinery in Maharashtra and a Rs 33,000-crore petrochemical complex in Andhra Pradesh, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today. …
  • Panic in Kakinada government hospital after CPAP machine gets burnt 20 Feb 2018 01:19 Fire personnel inspect the burnt CPAP machine at Kakinada Government General Hospital on Monday | Express KAKINADA:Close on the heels of death of a patient due to shortage of ventilators at the Kakinada Government General Hospital, a short-circuit led to …
  • Sans ventilators, Kakinada hospital's ICU's turn death beds 19 Feb 2018 02:01 Image for representational purpose only KAKINADA: The Government General Hospital here does not have enough ventilators. As a result, the life of patients is like a lamp in the storm. The tertiary referral hospital has 24 ventilators for 74 beds in nine …
  • JNTU Kakinada professor faces probe for sexually harassing post-graduate students 28 Jan 2018 06:06 KAKINADA : Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK) has constituted a committee to probe allegations of sexual harassment of M Tech first-year students by a professor.  In their complaint to the university administration, about 20 M Tch …
  • ONGC’s Kakinada asset to boost gas production 07 Jan 2018 18:17 Visakhapatnam, January 7:   ONGC’s eastern offshore asset based at Kakinada is enhancing its gas production substantially from February and is in a position to offer gas to more user industries, according to Executive Director and Asset Manager Alok Nandan …
  • ONGC Kakinada offshore asset to increase gas production from February 06 Jan 2018 14:55 Visakhapatnam, Jan. 6:   ONGC, eastern offshore asset based at Kakinada, is enhancing its gas production substantially from February and is in a position to offer gas to many more user industries, according to Executive Director and Asset Manager Alok …
  • Heli-tourism propels Kakinada into big league 18 Dec 2017 02:15 KAKINADA: Chopper tours for the Kakinada beach festival was formally launched by District Collector Kartikeya Mishra at the Police parade grounds here on Sunday. The Collector said heli-tours would give tourists an aerial view of Kakinada city and the …
  • Kakinada smart city works on track 10 Dec 2017 02:39 KAKINADA : “Kakinada smart city project aims at bringing transformational changes in the everyday living experiences of over 3.25 lakh denizens of Kakinada, through real-time governance and efficient delivery of citizen services,” Municipal  Commissioner …
  • Midday meal nightmare in Kakinada: Rotten eggs, stones in rice 25 Nov 2017 05:27 Representational Image. | File Photo KAKINADA: Students of Malagapudi Zilla Parishad High School on Friday wrote to district Collector Karthikeya Mishra complaining about the poor quality of midday meals being served to them. The children explained that it …
  • Rotten eggs, stones in rice, Kakinada students write to Collector 25 Nov 2017 03:22 KAKINADA : Student of Malagapudi Zilla Parishad High School on Friday wrote to district Collector Karthikeya Mishra complaining about the poor quality of midday meals being served to them. The children explain that it is not uncommon to see stones and dirt …
  • Baby kidnapped from Kakinada Government General Hospital 24 Nov 2017 05:24 Ganta Lakshmi, the newborn’s mother, at Kakinada GGH on Thursday | Express KAKINADA: A newborn was on Thursday stolen from the gynaecology ward of Kakinada Government General Hospital by an unidentified woman.Ganta Lakshmi, 22, of Hukumpeta in East …
  • Baby kidnapped from Kakinada GGH 24 Nov 2017 03:51 Ganta Lakshmi, the newborn’s mother, at Kakinada GGH on Thursday | Express KAKINADA : A newborn was on Thursday stolen from the gynaecology ward of Kakinada Government General Hospital by an unidentified woman.Ganta Lakshmi, 22, of Hukumpeta in East …
  • Rs 45 crore allocated for Kakinada Beach Festival 09 Nov 2017 06:08 KAKINADA : The development works for Kakinada Beach Festival are moving at a brisk pace. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will inaugurate the festival on January 19. Playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam will enthral the audience with his timeless classics …
  • Farmers: Compensation inadequate for land taken for Kakinada SEZ 05 Nov 2017 08:58 Police bundling farmers into vehicles at Ramanakkapeta village in Uppada Kothapalli mandal on Saturday | Express KAKINADA : Tension prevailed for sometime at Ramanakkapeta village in Uppada Kothapalli mandal on Saturday, when the farmers whose lands have …
  • Special trains to run between Kakinada and Tirupati in wake of Dussehra 26 Sep 2017 18:38 [India], Sept 26 (ANI): Special Trains will run between Kakinada and Tirupati in view of Brahmotsavam at Tirumala and Dussehra festival. South Central Railway introduced the latest move in order to manage the extra rush of passengers on account of the two …
  • TDP organises workshop to review, analyse its victory in Nandyal, Kakinada elections 04 Sep 2017 16:41 [India], Sept. 4 (ANI): The ruling- Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh on Monday organised a workshop to review and analyse its recent twin victories in Nandyal Assembly and Kakinada Municipal Corporation. The workshop was organized, as the party …
  • Landslide for TDP-BJP combine in Kakinada 02 Sep 2017 04:56 The Telugu Desam Party-Bharatiya Janata Party combine won 35 of the 48 divisions in the Kakinada Municipal Corporation, while the YSR Congress Party made its presence felt in 10. Independent candidates won the remaining three divisions of the city. The …
  • Thumping victory for TDP in Kakinada municipal polls, takes 32 of 48 seats 02 Sep 2017 04:33 Kakinada municipal polls. (EPS) KAKINADA: The TDP on Friday comfortably won Kakinada Municipal Corporation (KMC) elections by bagging 32 of 48 divisions while its ally BJP chipped in with three. Party cadre broke into a victory dance when results of polls …
  • TDP wins Kakinada municipal polls, Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu celebrates 01 Sep 2017 12:07 [India], September 1 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Chandra Babu Naidu on Tuesday celebrated the party's win in the Kakinada municipal polls, after a gap of at least 30 years. "All our …
  • TDP wins Andhra Pradesh's Kakinada municipal polls, CM Naidu celebrates 01 Sep 2017 11:08 Amravati:  Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Chandra Babu Naidu on Tuesday celebrated the party's win in the Kakinada municipal polls, after a gap of at least 30 years. "All our senior leaders …
  • TDP wins Kakinada Municipal polls, takes 32 of 48 seats 01 Sep 2017 09:56 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu (File|PTI) KAKINADA: The Telugu Desam Paty (TDP) comfortably took the Kakinada Municipal Corporation (KMC) on Friday, winning 32 of the 48 divisions while its ally the BJP chipped in with three. The …
  • TDP bags 32 of 48 seats in Kakinada civic body polls 01 Sep 2017 08:04 AMARAVATI: The ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) bagged the Kakinada Municipal Corporation (KMC) by a thumping majority today, winning 32 out 48 civic divisions. The opposition YSR Congress had to be content with just ten seats. The BJP, TDP's ally, won …
  • Kakinada civic polls: A litmus test for parties 30 Aug 2017 04:17 KAKINADA: Elections for the Kakinada Municipal Corporation (KMC) held on Tuesday concluded on a peaceful note barring a few incidents of scuffle among workers of the contesting parties at a couple of places in the city. At 196 polling stations, 1,48,598 …
  • 42 per cent polling in Kakinada local poll in AP 29 Aug 2017 09:35 Kakinada municipal polls underway. (EPS) KAKINADA: More than 42 per cent polling was recorded in the Kakinada Municipal Corporation election by 1 p.m. Tuesday. Polling is being held at 196 polling stations. Returning officer Kartikeya Mishra, the collector …
  • Kakinada municipal poll begins in AP 29 Aug 2017 07:56 Kakinada municipal polls underway. (EPS) KAKINADA: Polling in the Kakinada Municipal Corporation election is underway and in the first three hours 18.88 per cent polling was recorded. Voting was slack in the first 90 minutes, ticking up to only 7 per cent. …
  • Kakinada to vote a day after Nandyal results 28 Aug 2017 04:55 KAKINADA: Curtains came down on election campaigning for the Kakinada Municipal Corporation (KMC) elections at 5 p.m. on Sunday. The election will be held on August 29 and the results will be announced after counting on September 1. It is after 12 years, …
  • Nandyal done, CM Naidu heads to Kakinada 27 Aug 2017 04:51 KAKINADA: Exuding confidence that his side would win the Kakinada Municipal Corporation election slated for Tuesday, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said the new mayor of the coastal city would be a TDP-BJP candidate and there should not be …
  • Andhra CM Naidu, Opposition leader Jagan Mohan Reddy to woo Kakinada tomorrow 25 Aug 2017 04:32 YSRCP president Y S Jagan Mohan| Express VIJAYAWADA/KAKINADA: Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and Opposition leader Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy will begin campaigning for their candidates contesting the Kakinada Municipal Corporation elections on Saturday …
  • TDP, YSRC energy now on wooing Kakinada 24 Aug 2017 06:08 VIJAYAWADA/KAKINADA: Now that the campaign for the Nandyal byelection is over, the leaders of the TDP and YSRC have their eyes set on the Kakinada Municipal Corporation (KMC) which is going to polls on August 29, a day after the results of the Nandyal …
  • HC green signal for Kakinada municipal elections 18 Aug 2017 04:49 HYDERABAD: In a breather to the government and the state Election Commission, the Hyderabad High Court on Thursday refused to postpone or cancel the election to the Kakinada Municipal Corporation. While admitting petitions filed challenging the GO issued …
  • Telugu Desam Party to contest 34 divisions in Kakinada Municipal Corporation  poll 14 Aug 2017 03:31 KAKINADA: The Telugu Desam Party is contesting 34 divisions in the Kakinada Municipal Corporation (KMC) elections. Out of the total 50 divisions in the municipal corporation, elections will be held to 48 divisions on August 29. The remaining 14 divisions …
  • Kakinada: Redmi note 4 bursts into flames, man sustains burns 13 Aug 2017 21:12 Kakinada: A Redmi Note 4 smartphone burst into flames, causing a serious burn injury on the thigh of the owner. Police said Mr Bhavana Surya Kiran, 25, the owner of a pawn shop in Ravulapalem in East Godavari district, had purchased the phone from Flipkart …
  • Pleas in HC against kakinada civic poll notification 10 Aug 2017 03:10 HYDERABAD: Justice P Naveen Rao of the Hyderabad High Court on Wednesday heard arguments on a batch of writ petitions which challenged the notifications issued for conducting elections to the Kakinada Municipal Corporation in East Godavari district.The …
  • Special trains to run between Kakinada, Tirupati to reduce heavy rush 08 Aug 2017 02:21 HYDERABAD: To clear extra rush of passengers, two special trains will be run between Secunderabad and Kakinada Town and two between Hyderabad and Tirupati. Train 07075 Secunderabad- Kakinada Town special will leave Secunderabad at 17:55 hours on August 11 …
  • Kakinada Seaports consortium wins bid to develop coal terminal at Paradip 01 Aug 2017 18:20 The port had called for fresh bids after the earlier deal inked with Essar had failed Mumbai, August 1:   A consortium led by Kakinada Seaports Ltd has won the rights to develop and operate a coal handling terminal for 30 years at Paradip Port in Orissa by …
  • Streets flooded after water storage tank breaches due to rain in Peddapuram in AP 24 Jun 2019 03:01 Category: Andhra Pradesh, News Posted by Neha Published: Jun 24, 2019, 7:43 am IST Updated: Jun 24, 2019, 7:43 am IST East Godavari (Andhra Pradesh): After a water storage tank was damaged due to rain here on Sunday, streets, and houses in Peddapuram town …
  • 10 arrested for lynching Dalit in East Godavari village, SC/ST case registered 31 May 2019 06:56 By Express News Service KAKINADA: The police on Thursday arrested 10 persons in connection with lynching of a Dalit in Singampalli village panchayat of East Godavari district on Wednesday. Peddapuram DSP Ch V Rama Rao said the arrested included Kadiyam …
  • YSR Congress leads in 151 Assembly, 24 Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh 23 May 2019 09:33 Of the 18 Assembly segments and 3 Lok Sabha seats in East Godavari district, candidates of the Opposition YSR Congress Party are in the lead in a majority seats from the very beginning of the counting of votes on Thursday morning. By the afternoon, the …
  • Pesticide mixed in tank, watchman averts tragedy 22 Apr 2019 05:56 By Express News Service ELURU:  A major tragedy was averted at Kumaradevam village in Kovvur mandal on Sunday with the timely action of a watchman of a water tank. Some unidentified miscreants mixed pesticide in the sump.  The village with a population of …
  • Naidu out to fool people again, says Jagan 02 Apr 2019 05:12 YSR Congress Party president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday alleged that Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu would play every trick in the book in the next ten days to win the elections. Addressing an election meeting at Sringavarapukota of Vizianagaram …
  • Andhra Minister faces public ire during poll campaigning in his constituency 01 Apr 2019 00:34 [India], Apr 1 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister (Home) N Chinarajappa faced an awkward situation when he found himself on the receiving end of public anger in the Peddapuram Assembly constituency here. Angry villagers did not allow Chinarajappa …
  • Pawan Kalyan led JSP releases fourth list of candidates 19 Mar 2019 17:46 [India], Mar 19 (ANI): Actor turned politician, Pawan Kalyan led Jan Sena party on Thursday released the fourth list of candidates for the upcoming General and Assembly elections in Andhra Pradesh. The list contains the name of one candidate for the Lok …
  • AP polls: Why TDP chose Mangalagiri for Lokesh? 16 Mar 2019 09:31 VIJAYAWADA: It is the lowest victory margin of YSRC in Mangalagiri, which has made chief minister and TDP president N Chandrababu Naidu decide on fielding his son and political heir Nara Lokesh. TDP lost to YSRC by 12 votes in 2014. Naidu, who scouted for …
  • TDP Candidates List 2019 15 Mar 2019 04:52 AMARAVATI: The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) late on Thursday night released a list of 126 candidates for the assembly elections which included the names of chief minister Chandrababu Naidu from Kuppam, IT minister Lokesh from Mangalgiri segment, Paritala …
  • Chandrababu releases names of 126 candidates 14 Mar 2019 19:26 AMARAVATI: The TDP late on Thursday released a list of 126 candidates for the assembly poll which included the names of CM Chandrababu Naidu from Kuppam, IT minister Lokesh (from Mangalgiri) segment, Paritala Sriram from Raptadu and Nandamuri Balakrishna …
  • Thota Narasimham, P Vara Prasad join YSRCP 13 Mar 2019 12:13 [India], Mar 13 (ANI): Former MP Thota Narasimham joined YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) on Wednesday, a day after resigning from the Telugu Desam Party (TDP).   “We are not getting any response from Chandrababu Naidu as we approached him for tickets.  So I …
  • TDP demands removal of ineligible votes 07 Mar 2019 18:47 [India], Mar 7 (ANI): The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Thursday held a protest demanding the removal of ineligible votes. The TDP leaders from Andhra Pradesh's Krishna district appealed to the tahsildar to remove the ineligible votes. The villagers …
  • ‘Chalo Kathipudi’: Kapu leaders making arrangements 29 Jan 2019 07:39 Even as the district police say the proposed ‘Chalo Kathipudi’ public meeting scheduled for January 31 does not have permission, Kapu leaders are making arrangements to make the programme grand success by involving representatives of the caste from all …
  • ‘Women should make better use of govt. schemes‘ 14 Jan 2019 17:14 Minister for Minorities Welfare and NTR Vaidya Seva N.M.D. Farooq on Sunday called upon women to make better use of the financial aid being provided by the government for the benefit of neo-natal mothers. “For those who undergo normal delivery in …
  • Deforestation: Road widening to wipe out 2,500 trees in Andhra Pradesh 15 Dec 2018 00:39 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: As many as 2,500 trees are going to be cut down between Rajanagaram and Samalkot in East Godavari district for road widening works. The widening of ADB Road, which was proposed long ago, has finally gained …
  • ‘Efforts on to strengthen Police Department’ 13 Dec 2018 06:24 Home Minister N. Chinarajappa and Director-General of Police R.P. Thakur inaugurated the model police station at Sarpavaram in the city and the sub-divisional police office at Peddapuram town on Wednesday. Addressing a press conference here, Mr. …
  • Janasena president Pawan Kalyan joins Facebook; posts pictures with his mother 01 Nov 2018 16:50 Pawan Kalyan's mother donates an amount of Rs. 4 Lakhs as Janasena party fund.Twitter Telugu actor-politician Pawan Kalyan joined social networking site Facebook lately. Pawan Kalyan, who has been a part of active politics in the Telugu states, is one …
  • Assets of Sana Sathish Babu in centre of a CBI storm raided 28 Oct 2018 20:26 Kakinada: Teams from the Central Bureau of Investigation conducted raids on the properties of Hyderabad-based businessman Sana Sathish Babu, a central figure in the ongoing row in investigating agency, in Kakinada and his relative’s houses at Peddapuram …
  • Iron Man 2.0: Statue of Unity enters final countdown 23 Sep 2018 09:51 Written by Aditi Raja , Aishwarya Mohanty | Updated: September 23, 2018 12:57:08 pm The height of the statue of Unity’ is 597 ft. Express Photo by Bhupendra Rana Just specks against the folds of the Statue of Unity’s dhoti, three workers in yellow hard …
  • Two brothers charred to death in Andhra Pradesh 07 Sep 2018 00:43 Previous enmity was the motive for the killing, he said adding further investigation was on. Rajamahendravaram (AP) : Two Scheduled Caste men were charred to death after their house was allegedly set on fire by two others from the same community after a …
  • Andhra Pradesh gets respite from rains; low pressure likely 18 Aug 2018 00:12 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions got relief from continuous downpour as the areas received light rainfall on Friday.  According to Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), depression over western Madhya Pradesh has …
  • YS Jaganmohan Reddy sees CM’s graft in Polavaram 26 Jul 2018 01:49 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Opposition Leader and YSRC chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday alleged that the TDP leaders and Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu had converted the Polavaram project into a ‘Kalpavruksham’ for taking bribe. He …
  • Aparna Enterprises to diversify into aluminium windows, structural profiles 18 Jul 2018 13:43 Aparna Enterprises Limited is diversifying into aluminium windows and structural frames by setting up a manufacturing unit near Hyderabad. The company expects to roll out these products soon. Part of the diversified Aparna Group, which is into construction …
  • Year after wedding, woman plots hubby’s murder with help of lover 03 Jul 2018 02:47 By Express News Service KAKINADA: A woman allegedly murdered her husband with the help of her lover at Chandramampalli village in Peddapuram mandal. The body of the deceased was buried on the premises of a school by the accused. Kirlampudi police said the …
  • Vizianagaram JC II booked in DA case 19 Apr 2018 05:27 ACB sleuths on Wednesday raided the properties of Vizianagaram Joint Collector II Kakarla Nageswara Rao and unearthed assets disproportionate to his known sources of income. Searches were conducted at 10 places, including those of his friends and family …
  • A ‘testing’ ride to the exam centre 01 Apr 2018 05:42 Students on their way to appear for the SSC and Intermediate board examinations in several parts of the State have to face too many challenges: two of the most important being preparation and reaching the test centre in time. Quite unfortunate, but most of …
  • Andhra Pradesh government launches Purushottapatnam Lift Irrigation project to end water woes 12 Mar 2018 01:29 RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: The two-phase Purushottapatnam Lift Irrigation project (PLIP) is designed to serve the needs of East Godavari, Visakhapatnam and the other north Andhra districts. The Purushottapatnam Lift Scheme on the Left Main Canal of the Polavaram …
  • Deputy Chief Minister N Chinarajappa suspects YSRC-BJP pact 20 Feb 2018 00:30 Deputy Chief Minister N Chinarajappa trying his hand at the Rifle Shooting competition at Peddapuram in East Godavari district on Monday | Express VIJAYAWADA: Amid the TDP-BJP war of words over Central assistance to the State, Deputy Chief Minister N …
  • Reliance to set up TV, handset making facility in Andhra Pradesh 15 Feb 2018 04:04 HYDERABAD: Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries has decided to set up an electronics park, spread over 150 acres, in Andhra Pradesh's temple town Tirupati to make mobiles and televisions, involving huge undisclosed investments. Tirupati, which …
  • RIL to set up electrocnics park in Tirupati 14 Feb 2018 15:56 DH News Service, Hyderabad, Feb 14 2018, 20:46 IST Mukesh Ambani met Chandrababu Naidu to discuss a proposal of village-level malls in 5000 villages. PTI file photo. Reliance Industries (RIL) will be setting up a 150-acre electronics park in Tirupati in …
  • Mukesh Ambani meets Chandrababu Naidu 14 Feb 2018 07:23 DH News Service, Hyderabad, Feb 14 2018, 12:08 IST Mukesh Ambani (left) with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu. Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani's met Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu in Amaravati on Tuesday. …
  • Mukesh Ambani meets CM Naidu, plans to build electronic park in Tirupati  14 Feb 2018 01:04 Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu with Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani at the IGC in Velagapudi on Tuesday | Express VIJAYAWADA:  Reliance Industries chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani who called on Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu …
  • Reliance can produce 10 mn Jio Phones in a year at its Tirupati plant 13 Feb 2018 16:59 Reliance Group would set up an electronic manufacturing park in 150 acres at Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh. The park will have a mobile phone manufacturing plant that can produce 10 million Jio Phones per year besides other electronic product facilities, …
  • Roosters up for sale as Sankranti nears 12 Jan 2018 04:26 KAKINADA:Even as the High Court imposed a ban on ‘cockfights’ during Sankranti, organisers are making elaborate arrangements to conduct the sport during the harvest festival in twin Godavari districts this year. Realtors, traders, political leaders, …
  • Lecturer caught beating students on cam 25 Oct 2017 04:10 VIJAYAWADA: A lecturer of Deeksha IIT & AIEEE Academy in Nandigama town of Krishna district was caught on camera whipping students for failing to complete work assigned to them. Though the incident took place in August, it came to light after the video …
  • Insulted over fees, Inter girl ends life 25 Oct 2017 03:35 ANANTAPUR : A student of Sri Sai Residential Junior College committed suicide by hanging herself in her hostel room using a chunni here on Tuesday.OP Yamuna, who was from Kothacheruvu in the district, ended her life after she was humiliated by …
  • 72 students taken ill after midday meal at Jaggampeta BC welfare girls’ hostel 24 Oct 2017 04:19 Students of the BC Welfare Girls’ Hostel in Jaggampeta being treated at a hospital in East Godavari district on Monday | Express KAKINADA: Seventy-two students of a BC Welfare Girls’ Hostel were hospitalised at Jaggampeta and Kakinada in East Godavari …
  • ‘Why are my yatra plans being stymied?’ 09 Oct 2017 06:26 Kapu leader Mudragada Padmanabham on Sunday demanded that the State government should come out with the reasons for preventing him from touring the villages and meeting people from the community. In a letter addressed to Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu …
  • 10 lakh houses for poor in next two years: Finance Minister Ramakrishnudu 03 Oct 2017 03:09 Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu, Deputy Chief Minister N Chinarajappa, District Collector Kartikeya Mishra and others taking cleanliness pledge in Kakinada on Monday | Express KAKINADA: Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu on Monday said that Rs …
  • Hydrogen Tankers Explode In Andhra Pradesh Oil Factory, None Hurt 21 Aug 2017 07:32 Rajamahendravaram, Andhra Pradesh:  Three tankers carrying hydrogen gas exploded one after the other at a private oil factory at Samalkot in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district in the wee hours today, police said. The explosion led to a fire in …
  • Vijaywada: Banned currency notes worth Rs 5.31 lakh seized, eight arrested 18 Jul 2017 07:35 VIJAYAWADA: Police seized banned currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denominations valued at Rs 5.31 lakh and arrested eight persons here on Monday.Acting on a tip-off that Ura Venkateswara Rao (50), a businessman, and his associates were meeting to …
  • 80 per cent drop in sales after plastic rice scare in Visakhapatnam 10 Jun 2017 02:49 VISAKHAPATNAM: As grocer Gopal was busy with his customers at Prahaladapuram on Friday morning, Digumarthi Swarajyam (40), a housewife from Aarilova, came to his shop and pestered him to take back the 15 kg rice she had purchased earlier. “I suspect that …
  • Tainted tahsildar nabbed, property worth Rs 5 crore discovered 08 Jun 2017 03:34 VISAKHAPATNAM: Two weeks after criminal cases were booked on the advice of the district collector against the Visakhapatnam rural tahsildar, M Shankar Rao, sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) nabbed him here on Wednesday. M Shankar Rao (File photo) The …
  • Aparna Group to commission Rs 320-cr tile factory in East Godavari 23 May 2017 11:11 To take up luxury housing project, forays into affordable segment Hyderabad, May 23:   Real estate company Aparna Group is all set to commission a major backward integration project, a Rs 320-crore tile manufacturing unit at Peddapuram in East Godavari …
  • Demonetised notes worth Rs 1 crore seized from Visakhapatnam car garage 12 May 2017 02:26 VISAKHAPATNAM: In a major haul, the City Task Force (CTF) arrested two persons and seized demonetised currency notes with a face value of Rs 99.95 lakh from a car garage in MVP Colony on Thursday. Having stocked up with the currency notes, the accused were …
  • I will get exposure to rural challenges: Lokesh 19 Apr 2017 03:10 Highlighting the need for strengthening the rural areas to be self-sufficient, Panchayat Raj and IT Minister Nara Lokesh on Tuesday said each politician should have a clear idea about the living conditions of the rural dwellers and the challenges in the …
  • Trip turns tragic as 5 drown off NTR Beach in Kakinada 07 Apr 2017 00:06 KAKINADA: A temple trip of a group of two families turned tragic as five members including three teenagers drowned in the Bay of Bengal off NTR Beach in Kakinada on Thursday afternoon, when they went into the waters to take a holy dip. Another two members …
  • 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 …
  • Indian treasures from the Royal Collection coming to Bradford next month 17 Feb 2017 08:30 SOME of the finest Indian treasures from the Royal Collection will go on display in a touring exhibition coming to Bradford. Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India 1875–76 - at Cartwright Hall in March - tells the story of the grand tour …
  • Littering fine makes GHMC richer by ₹1 cr. in 4 months 17 Sep 2019 03:09 Watch out the next time you litter the road. A GHMC official may approach you with a penalty slip of ₹2,000 for violation of sanitation norms. Within a moment, your hard earned pay might change hands to help increase the GHMC’s income through penalties, …
  • Residents want MMTS trains works to be expedited 16 Sep 2019 09:01 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Residents of Bolarum in Secunderabad have been demanding that the government start the proposed phase-II of the MMTS trains, which was scheduled to take off in December last year. The tweets have sparked an outrage on …
  • Former TDP MLA Thota Trimurthulu joins YSRC 16 Sep 2019 07:20 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Former TDP MLA from Ramachandrapuram in East Godavari district, Thota Trimurthulu, joined YSRC in the presence of the party president and Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy at the latter’s residence in Tadepalli on …
  • Metro may touch 1-million mark by year-end 23 Aug 2019 04:24 L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad (L&TMRH), constructing and running the Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) project, is expecting the overall ridership to be about one million a day, once it completes the remaining stretches of Hi-Tec City to Raidurg (1.5 km) on …
  • Floods receding in East Godavari, but no relief as yet  08 Aug 2019 03:29 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Though the floodwater has started receding in East Godavari since Tuesday, the situation is still alarming, particularly in Devipatnam Mandal and island villages.  Residents of Konaseema have got some respite as …
  • Woman given govt job on humanitarian grounds 28 Jun 2019 02:04 Express News Service CHENNAI: Despite undergoing a tubectomy operation in Virudhunagar Government Hospital in 2011, a 28- year-old woman from Sivakasi gave birth to a baby girl in 2014. Since then she has been running from pillar and post, seeking a job on …
  • ITC helping farmers to improve farm income 22 Jun 2019 01:34 ITC identifying 'progressive farmers' in terms of volume of yields and making them learn best practices. Kolkata: ITC Paperboards and Speciality Papers Division (PSPD), India's largest and the greenest paperboards and paper company, is now …
  • Hyderabad Police to grill KA Paul in cheating case 31 May 2019 05:44 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Days after the Punjagutta police registered a case against evangelist KA Paul, Jyothi and others in connection with a cheating case, police are likely to serve notices to them to appear before the police for questioning. …
  • Repoll in seven centers of Chandragiri segment peaceful; 89 per cent turn up to vote 21 May 2019 04:28 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Repolling at the seven polling stations in Chandragiri Assembly constituency of Chittoor district concluded on a peaceful note amid tight security. A total of 89.29 per cent of voting was reported at the end of the day. …
  • Summer turns harsher for city’s western parts 14 May 2019 04:01 Several localities in the city are facing acute drinking water shortage this summer, which is steadily worsening by the day. The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board (HMWSSB), however, is doing precious little to alleviate people’s misery …
  • 2 dead as rains lash Hyderabad; LB stadium tower collapses 22 Apr 2019 22:14 Hyderabad: A five-year-old child who was at play and a GST commissionerate official walking home were killed when gales and heavy rain battered the city, bringing down trees and power cables and a floodlight tower of the LB stadium and stranding traffic on …
  • Ramachandrapuram murders: Attempts made to kill children earlier also 18 Apr 2019 04:01 The accused mason, Devaraya Kumar, was just waiting for an opportunity to kill his children. Investigators found that Kumar had planned and attempted to kill the three earlier also. “On April 11, he tried to kill his two daughters and son by hanging them …
  • Hyderabad: Father kills 2 kids in sleep, hurts 1 17 Apr 2019 20:49 Hyderabad: A father allegedly killed his two children and injured another on Tuesday late night, after his wife deserted him a month ago as he was addicted to alcohol and used to physically harass her. Cyberabad Additional DCP, Crime and other police …
  • SCR aims to achieve full electrification by 2021 06 Apr 2019 07:08 By Express News Service HYDERABAD:  The South Central Railway has taken up electrification of its network on a priority basis. At present,  of the total length of 6,316 route kilometre of its network, 3,503 route kilometres stand electrified, which is …
  • Kapu candidates dominate Jana Sena list 24 Mar 2019 06:46 Express News Service KAKINADA/ELURU: The Jana Sena Party (JSP), whose chief Pawan Kalyan talks of a society without caste, creed and religion, has given the lion’s share of tickets in the twin Godavari districts to candidates from one particular …
  • Named Chandrababu Naidu's Party Candidate, With YSR Congress Hours Later 17 Mar 2019 11:07 Adala Prabhakar Reddy joined the YSRC in the presence of party president YS Jaganmohan Reddy Amaravati:  Hours after being named as the party candidate for the Nellore (Rural) assembly seat, former minister Adala Prabhakar Reddy shocked the ruling TDP by …
  • 3 Leaders Leave Chandrababu Naidu's Party, Join YSR Congress 17 Mar 2019 06:58 Amaravati: With just two days to go for the nomination process to begin for the April 11 elections, political defections have gained pace in Andhra Pradesh with three leaders leaving the ruling Telugu Desam Party and joining the main opposition YSR …
  • Ex-Minister Joins Jagan Reddy's Party Hours After Becoming TDP Candidate 17 Mar 2019 06:58 Adala Prabhakar Reddy joined the YSRC in the presence of party president YS Jaganmohan Reddy Amaravati: Hours after being named as the party candidate for the Nellore (Rural) assembly seat, former minister Adala Prabhakar Reddy shocked the ruling TDP by …
  • Unaccounted Rs 10 lakh cash seized in Andhra Pradesh 16 Mar 2019 22:47 [India], Mar 17 (ANI): Police on Saturday seized unaccounted cash amounting to Rs 10 lakh from a local resident during search operations near Nidadavole Municipal Office here. The West Godavari Police conducted raids on the direction of Election Commission …
  • Severe action against Anvesh on Ravali death: Errabelli 07 Mar 2019 17:30 Category: Hyderabad, Telangana Posted by Md Aslam Hussain Published: Mar 05, 2019, 10:51 pm IST Updated: Mar 05, 2019, 10:51 pm IST Hyderabad: Panchayat Raj Minister Errabelli Dayakar Rao today said the State government will take stern action against …
  • GHMC acts tough on illegal structures 28 Feb 2019 04:04 After a series of raps by the Telangana High Court during the past one week over illegal constructions in the city, GHMC’s town planning wing has initiated a drive to pull down illegal structures across the six zones of Hyderabad. On Tuesday and Wednesday, …
  • TS: Girl set on fire by stalker for rejecting love 27 Feb 2019 07:50 Category: Crime, Telangana, Top Stories Posted by Tanveer Published: Feb 27, 2019, 12:39 pm IST Updated: Feb 27, 2019, 12:39 pm IST In a gruesome attack of a stalker, a 20-year-old girl set on fire for refusing his proposal at Hanamkonda, Warangal on …
  • TRS machinations? Talasani meets MLA from AP 21 Feb 2019 06:41 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: In a development that proves that the ruling TRS has begun dabbling in AP politics, minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav on Wednesday met Thota Trimurthulu, a TDP MLA from the neighbouring State, amidst talk that the …
  • Land is the new gold in Sangareddy 09 Feb 2019 06:38 Express News Service SANGAREDDY: When we deposit Rs 6 lakh into a fixed deposit with a bank, the money is doubled in six years. But for B Yadagiri, an investment of Rs 6 lakh multiplied tenfold to Rs 60 lakh in one year. Yadagiri, a small-time realtor in …
  • Gang Steals 1000-Kg Idol From Andhra Temple Rumoured To Contain Diamonds 02 Feb 2019 18:52 The gang had taken the idol to a canal in the district and dismantled it: Officials (Representational) Ramachandrapuram, Andhra Pradesh: Fifteen people were arrested on Saturday in connection to the recent theft of a 1000-kg ''Nandi'' idol …
  • Beware, serpents are invading Hyd 30 Jan 2019 00:03 Hyderabad: The city is getting infested with poisonous snakes and residents of areas like Jubilee Hills, Gachibowli, Kondapur and Attapur have to be on guard in particular as it was in these areas where most of the snakes were trapped by forest department …
  • SBM Bank of Mauritius opens wholly owned subsidiary in India 25 Jan 2019 12:34 Narendra Modi and the Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius, Pravind Kumar Jugnauth witnessing the exchange of agreements, at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi on May 27, 2017.PIB India SBM Group of Mauritius has opened its first wholly owned subsidiary …
  • Mauritius PM inaugurates SBM Bank (India) Ltd in Mumbai 25 Jan 2019 08:30 Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Mauritius Prime Minister P.K. Jugnauth inaugurated the SBM Bank (India) Ltd, which becomes the first foreign bank in India that was granted the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) licence to operate as a wholly owned subsidiary, an official …
  • Hackers withdraw Rs 19 crore from State Bank of Mauritius Mumbai branch, Singapore police informed 15 Jan 2019 02:14 State Bank of Mauritius India which is a subsidiary of SBM Holdings, has presence in Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad and Ramachandrapuram.&nbsp | &nbspPhoto Credit:&nbspThinkstock New Delhi: Another trouble has engulfed the State Bank of Mauritius, …
  • Man behind theft of 35 mobile phones held 13 Jan 2019 01:58 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: From selling spices to stealing as many as 35 new smart phones Fayazullah Khan alias Fayaz (38) has many portfolios. Arrested for a theft of 35 brand new smart phones from the Big C mobile store at Ramachandrapuram on the …
  • APSRTC to operate 700 buses to clear rush 05 Jan 2019 05:53 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: To clear extra rush of passengers during Sankranti, APSRTC, East Godavari region, has decided to run 700 special buses from Rajamahendravaram to various major destinations such as Hyderabad, Vijayawada and …
  • Mercury continues to dip as cold wave hovers over State, no relief for 2 more days in Hyderabad 02 Jan 2019 03:36 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: AS the cold wave continues to prevail, temperatures continue to fall in the State. Ramachandrapuram in Greater Hyderabad recorded a shocking 5.7 oC at 7 a.m. on January 1, according to the temperature forecasts of the …
  • Dipping Singur level: Water woes set to multiply 27 Dec 2018 11:50 HYDERABAD: The peak summer is a good three months away and already a serious water problem is staring in the face of lakhs of residents of Ramachandrapuram, Serilingampally, Patancheru, Quthbullapur and some areas of LB Nagar owing to water levels dipping …
  • Youth should openly talk about HIV, says Minister Devineni Umamaheswara Rao 02 Dec 2018 05:16 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Water Resources Minister Devineni Umamaheswara Rao has called upon the media to sensitise people on the deadly disease AIDS. Participating as a chief guest at the awareness programme in connection with ‘World AIDS Day’ …
  • Miyapur SHE Team holds awareness program in school 21 Nov 2018 05:46 Posted by Md Aslam Hussain on Nov 20, 2018, 9:16 PM IST Hyderabad Hyderabad: An awareness program was conducted by Miyapur division of SHE Team at Samasti International School, Kollur under Ramachandrapuram police limits under supervision of ASI Padma and …
  • State Bank of Mauritius branch in Mumbai loses Rs 143 crore in cyber fraud 13 Oct 2018 02:26 bankREUTERS The State Bank of Mauritius' branch in Mumbai has been cheated of nearly Rs 143 crore after unknown fraudsters hacked into its accounts, an official said on Friday. The incident occurred at the SBM Nariman Point Branch, according to the …
  • Cyber fraud: State Bank of Mauritius recovers 90 per cent money 12 Oct 2018 19:26 The State Bank of Mauritius (India) on Friday said it has recovered around 90 per cent of the approximately Rs 190 crore that was lost in a major cyberattack on October 2. An official spokesperson said that the SBM lost the amount through fraudulent SWIFT …
  • Cyber fraud: State Bank of Mauritius recovers 90pc money 12 Oct 2018 14:14 Mumbai: The State Bank of Mauritius (India) on Friday said it has recovered around 90 per cent of the approximately Rs 190 crore that was lost in a major cyberattack on October 2. An official spokesperson said that the SBM lost the amount through …
  • State Bank of Mauritius loses Rs 143 cr in cyber fraud 12 Oct 2018 08:15 Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) The State Bank of Mauritius’ (SBM) Mumbai branch has been cheated of nearly Rs 143 crore after unknown fraudsters hacked into its accounts here, an official said on Friday. The incident occurred at the SBM Nariman Point Branch …
  • MMTS-II delayed as government funds not released 01 Oct 2018 01:34 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Phase-II of Multi-Modal Transport System set to launch by end of the year by South Central Railway is likely to get delayed by at least five to six months due to inordinate delay in the release of funds by the state …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Three injured in firecracker unit blast 29 Sep 2018 01:01 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Three persons suffered burn injuries in a blast at a firecracker manufacturing unit at K Gangavaram mandal in East Godavari district on Friday. The condition of one of the persons is said to be critical. According to …
  • Parks unevenly distributed in Hyderabad 10 Sep 2018 00:47 Express News Service HYDERABAD: If the Sanathnagar municipal ward in the city has more than a hundred parks, Rangareddy Nagar in the Quthbullapur ward has hardly any park. The uneven distribution of parks in the city is not only affecting the quality of …
  • Praja Sankalpa Yatra: Raiwada farmers pour out woes to Jagan 05 Sep 2018 02:09 By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM:   Farmers in the villages surrounding the Raiwada reservoir took their problems to the notice of Opposition Leader YS Jaganmohan Reddy during his Praja Sankalpa Yatra on Tuesday. The YSRC supremo’s padayatra resumed …
  • Policeman’s body retrieved from canal 26 Aug 2018 13:39 Vijayawada: The body of a police sub-inspector who was washed away in a canal in Andhra Pradesh’s Krishna district was retrieved on Sunday, police said. Rescue workers found the body of Kota Vamsidhar, 33, in Krishna Eastern Bank (KEB) Canal, about 20km …
  • Andhra policeman’s body taken out of canal 26 Aug 2018 09:49 Vijayawada, Aug 26 (IANS) The body of a police sub-inspector who was washed away in a canal in Andhra Pradesh’s Krishna district was retrieved on Sunday, police said. Rescue workers found the body of Kota Vamsidhar (33) in Krishna Eastern Bank (KEB) Canal, …
  • Sub Inspector feared drowned after car falls into Krishna Eastern Bank Canal 26 Aug 2018 00:57 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Ramachandrapuram sub-inspector Kota Vamsidhar (33) was feared drowned in Krishna Eastern Bank (KEB) Canal at Avanigadda mandal after his car hit the retaining wall of a bridge and fell into 25-ft canal on Saturday …
  • Officials remain alert in both Godavari districts 22 Aug 2018 09:01 The second flood alert was retained at the Dowleswaram barrage for the second consecutive day on Tuesday with the water level in the Godavari touching 14.7 feet and the irrigation officials discharging 14.3 lakh cusecs into the Bay of Bengal. Since the …
  • 9000 shifted to relief camps as precautionary measure in AP as Godavari in spate 20 Aug 2018 19:13 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu. More than 9000 persons have been shifted to relief camps as a precautionary measure as the Godavari River which is in spate inundated several low lying areas in East and West Godavari districts early …
  • State Bank of Mauritius plans to open six new branches in India under WOS 06 Aug 2018 14:05 State Bank of Mauritius (SBM) plans to open six new branches in India after it starts operating under a wholly-owned subsidiary (WOS) later this year. The bank, which already has four branches in India, will soon operate as a banking subsidiary of SBM …
  • ACB raids PCB engineer, unearths properties worth over Rs 40 crore 19 Jul 2018 01:30 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Wednesday unearthed properties worth more than `40 crore (market value) in raids on an environmental engineer and booked a case against him for possessing assets disproportionate to …
  • Hyderabad Sex Racket: 3 people, including Bhojpuri actress, arrested from 5-star hotel in Banjara Hills 10 Jul 2018 09:04 The woman involved in the sex racket is reportedly a 24-year-old actress who was flown in from Mumbai. [Representational Image]Taylor Weidman/Getty Images Just when the buzz around the Tollywood sex racket in Chicago, Illinois, was dying down, here …
  • As local BJP attacks TRS, Union Minister praises government projects 04 Jul 2018 02:37 By Express News Service SANGAREDDY : Even as BJP leaders in the state are attacking the TRS government and accusing it of corruption in the construction of irrigation projects, Union minister of state for drinking water and sanitation Ramesh Chandappa …
  • Showers bring down Hyderabad temperature by 5°C, pleasant spell to continue today 23 Jun 2018 03:41 HYDERABAD: The city got some respite from the heat as mercury levels were pulled down by over 5°C by a spell of light to moderate rainfall in parts of the city on Friday afternoon. The maximum temperature, which was 33°Cat 2:30pm, fell to 27.8°C by 5:30pm, …
  • Serilingampally to get smart integrated toilets soon 03 Jun 2018 02:10 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has mooted setting up Free Smart Integrated Washrooms (FSIW) in the city. In the first phase, GHMC will set up as many as 25 FSIW in Serilingampally zone. These washrooms …
  • RX 100 to be a sensation? 25 May 2018 16:04 Many young directors are coming up with innovative ideas these days, and a lot of them are getting to be quite successful. The latest film to create a buzz is RX 100, whose trailer was released a couple of days ago. If initial reactions are anything to go …
  • RX 100 trailer: It is an interesting mix of bold love and bloody violence 25 May 2018 15:11 Written by Manoj Kumar R | Bengaluru | Updated: May 25, 2018 7:41:19 pm RX 100 trailer is intriguing Last year newcomer Sandeep Vanga took the industry by storm with his directorial debut called Arjun Reddy. The movie was a total surprise and was hailed by …
  • TS government to fund MMTS Phase-II through land-pooling 20 May 2018 16:17 The State government has decided to pool land to fund its share of project cost for the ongoing Multi-Modal Transit System (MMTS) Phase-II, which will cover 84.4 km and has identified about 350 acres of land near Cherlapally for the purpose. The second …
  • Tamil Nadu: Six killed, 17 injured after van capsizes 13 May 2018 18:11 By PTI MADURAI: Six persons were killed and 17 injured when the van in which they were travelling capsized after a mechanical failure near a village in Virudhunugar district today, police said. Police said the occupants of the van were returning to their …
  • Gearing up for a rainy day: GHMC’s Rs 240 crore road works in Cyberabad 13 May 2018 05:19 HYDERABAD: Preparing for the monsoon season, road recarpeting and widening works are being carried out by the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) at various stretches in the West zone of the city. Repair works to the tune of ?240 crore are being …
  • AP special status row: TD activists attack Amit Shah's convoy in Tirupati 11 May 2018 21:44 Tirupati: Telugu Desam activists reportedly attacked the convoy of Bharatiya Janata Party national president Amit Shah on his way to Ramachandrapuram Ashramam from Tirumala on Friday, apparently in protest against the Centre’s refusal to confer Special …
  • Snake gets spine back, thanks to surgeon 10 May 2018 07:03 In a country that has one of the world’s highest number of fatalities caused by snake bites, the fear of snakes is a psychological reflex. It typically translates into violence every time the reptile makes a surprise appearance around a human being. But in …
  • Wounded cobra undergoes spinal cord surgery 08 May 2018 09:29 HYDERABAD: A cobra that was rescued after it was almost killed by locals at a farmer's house in Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari, underwent a surgery recently and received eight stitches. Veterinary doctors operated on the spinal cord of the injured …
  • Telangana is second hottest real estate market in India 04 May 2018 01:30 Express News Service HYDERABAD:  Real estate sector is booming in the suburbs of Hyderabad, making Telangana the second hottest market for real estate in India after Gujarat. This is mainly because of three areas under Greater Hyderabad Municipal …
  • Hyderabad: Rail Board hijacks MMTS phase II works 20 Apr 2018 00:42 Hyderabad: The Railway Board has directed the Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) not to go ahead with the Multi Model Transport System (MMTS) phase II works in the Hyderabad- Secunderabad twin cities. The board said that unless the state government deposited …
  • Telangana to implement 'transparent' land registration policy from June 18 Apr 2018 23:51 [India] April 19 (ANI): Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR) has declared that a transparent land registration policy will be implemented from June in the state.He announced this while chairing a review meeting at Pragati Bhavan on the …
  • New borewells being dug everyday 28 Mar 2018 03:00 Late on Monday night while going to visit Ensanpally Venkatapur tunnel in Siddipet district, Irrigation Minister T. Harish Rao noticed a borewell being dug in a farm. He immediately stopped there and interacted with the farmer. “Why are you wasting your …
  • Telangana, Andhra Pradesh IAS officers acquire land in and around Hyderabad 21 Feb 2018 00:16 Hyderabad: Several IAS officers belonging to the Telangana State and Andhra Pradesh cadres have bought property in and around Hyderabad city. Some own residential, commercial and agricultural property, according to information uploaded by the Department of …
  • Vijayawada police bust land-grabbing racket, arrest ten land sharks 13 Feb 2018 01:10 VIJAYAWADA: Close on the heels of the land grab case involving supporters of TDP MLA Bonda Umamaheswara Rao, the city cops have busted a land-grabbing racket on Monday and arrested 10 persons. While, in the former case the land originally belonged to …
  • Muddu stayed with NTR in difficult times 08 Feb 2018 00:14 VIJAYAWADA: Former minister and TDP MLC Gali Muddu Krishnama Naidu, one of the contemporaries of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu in the yellow party, died at a corporate hospital here in the early hours of Wednesday, while undergoing …
  • Hyderabad govt puts Metro Phase II on fast track 27 Jan 2018 06:27 HYDERABAD: Displaying a sense of urgency in rolling out Phase II of the Hyderabad Metro Rail, the state government has entrusted the job of preparing the detailed project report (DPR) for the same to the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). DMRC was given …
  • Metro line to RGIA under study 27 Jan 2018 03:15 The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has been entrusted with the job of preparing the detailed project reports (DPR) for the Metro Rail Phase II expansion plan, for about 60 kilometres, including providing link to the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport …
  • 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 …
  • Hyderabad feels the nip as temperature drops to 12.7 Celsius 12 Dec 2017 02:15 HYDERABAD: Within a span of 24 hours, the city's minimum temperature dropped from 15.9 to 12.7 degree Celsius on Monday - the lowest temperature recorded in December so far. According to weathermen, this sharp dip in mercury level though usual during …
  • BHEL colony gasps, here squatter is king 18 Nov 2017 12:02 HYDERABAD: Residents of Vidyuth Nagar, BHEL MIG Employees Co-operative Society, Ramachandrapuram, have been fighting an intense battle for close to a decade for 12.5 acres of expansive open space. Despite the courts ruling in their favour, they have been …
  • Congress for House panel on Nayeem lands 07 Nov 2017 06:34 The Opposition Congress on Monday demanded either setting up of a House committee or an inquiry by a sitting judge into the encroachment of government lands at Miyapur, large-scale land-grabbing by gangster Nayeem and taking back of assigned lands by the …
  • TDP leader admits to killing daughter in fit of rage, held 21 Oct 2017 04:30 Police produce murder accused TDP leader Nandula Raju (inset) before media in Kakinada on Friday | express KAKINADA: Ramachandrapuram Police on Friday arrested TDP town president Nandula Raju for his alleged involvement in the murder of his daughter …
  • Hyderabad faces wettest Diwali 16 Oct 2017 14:16 Low pressure area in eastern and central Bay of Bengal likely to intensify further and cross the Odisha and Andhra coast in next 48 hours Hyderabad: Hyderabad is facing one of the wettest Diwali festivals in living memory. The rains that have been falling …
  • GHMC monsoon emergency without basic safety gear, to keep city afloat  16 Oct 2017 05:16 HYDERABAD: Even as the incessant rains continue to batter the city’s roads and make their condition worse with each passing day, the monsoon emergency team of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation, tasked with filling the potholes and unclogging the …
  • With 30 reservoirs ready, GHMC to end water woes of 3 lakh people 15 Oct 2017 16:58 HYDERABAD: Drinking water woes of over three lakh people in the peripheral areas of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) will soon come to an end as about 30 service reservoirs taken up with HUDCO aid are ready for inauguration. Officials of …
  • Gaddalasari in Bhupalpally could be India's third highest waterfall 26 Sep 2017 19:54 Hyderabad: Unknown to many, the country’s third highest waterfall could be hidden away in a remote corner of Jayashankar Bhupalpally district. According to Dr Dyavanapalli Satyanarayana, explorer, the water falls from an estimated 700 feet at Gaddalasari. …
  • Couple, 7-yr-old son knocked down by truck 21 Sep 2017 22:39 DH News Service, Bengaluru, Sep 22 2017, 2:57 IST The deceased have been identified as Abdul Khaleel (34), his wife Sultana (28) and their son Abdul Syed (7), all residents of Ramachandrapuram in Srirampuram. Three people of a family, including a seven- …
  • State Bank of Mauritius may become first to open local subsidiary 19 Sep 2017 07:58 MUMBAI: State Bank of Mauritius (SBM) is likely to become the first foreign bank to open a wholly-owned subsidiary almost four years after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) allowed overseas lenders to open local units in India. SBM is awaiting a final …
  • Hanumantha Rao begins fast seeking justice for Dalit victims 16 Sep 2017 03:36 KARIMNAGAR : Protesting against atrocities on Dalits and weaker sections, AICC secretary V Hanumantha Rao sat on relay hunger strike. The hunger strike was launched by District Congress Committee here on Friday demanding justice to Dalit victims of Nerella …
  • Hyderabad: 11-year-old girl made to stand outside boys’ toilet for not wearing uniform 11 Sep 2017 22:57 (Representational Image) The administrative office of a private school on the outskirts of Hyderabad was vandalised by parents and child rights activists on Monday, two days after a 11-year-old girl student was allegedly made to stand outside a boys’ …
  • 11-year-old girl in Hyderabad forced to stand outside boys' washroom for not wearing school uniform 11 Sep 2017 20:11 [Representational Image]REUTERS/Chor Sokunthea An 11-year-old girl studying in a school in Hyderabad was allegedly forced to stand outside a boys' washroom for wearing a normal dress to school instead of a proper uniform. The incident, which took …
  • School in dock for pushing girl student into boys restroom as punishment 11 Sep 2017 14:26 JBS Umanadh, Hyderabad, DH News Service Sep 11 2017, 17:15 IST A 12-year old girl was pushed into boy's toilet in the school by a school staffer for not wearing a uniform in Medak district of Telangana, the native district of Chief Minister K …
  • Girl student pushed into Boys restroom as punishment 11 Sep 2017 07:41 A 12-year old girl was pushed into boy’s toilet in the school by a school staffer for not wearing a uniform in Medak district of Telangana, the native district of Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao. The disgusting incident took place in Rao’s school the …
  • No need of medical treatment to 4 of the six Nerella victims 31 Aug 2017 03:35 HYDERABAD: The Telangana government on Wednesday told the Hyderabad High Court that there was no need to provide medical treatment to four of the alleged victims of Nerella incident as against a total of six. Even the remaining two were not coming forward …
  • Court seeks report on injuries to victims of Nerella incident 17 Aug 2017 04:26 HYDERABAD: A division bench of Hyderabad High Court on Wednesday sought full-fledged reports from the jail superintendent and hospital authorities concerned regarding the injuries to the victims of Nerella incident wherein eight innocent Dalits and …
  • Rain throws life out of gear in city 10 Aug 2017 05:52 HYDERABAD: Heavy rains lashed city in the wee hours of Wednesday and continued till afternoon causing water logging and heavy traffic jams across all important junctions in the city. By Wednesday morning 8.30am, the highest rainfall that was recorded in …
  • Injuries on Nerella victims are old, state government tells HC 10 Aug 2017 05:21 HYDERABAD: A day after IT minister K T Rama Rao visited and consoled the Nerella victims, the state government on Wednesday told the High Court that the injuries on the bodies of the Nerella victims are an old one and not related to the present incident ( …
  • GHMC Standing Committee approves 13 resolutions 04 Aug 2017 04:26 Hyderabad: GHMC today held Standing Committee meeting chaired by Mayor Bonthu Rammohan. Besides Commissioner Dr B Janardhan Reddy, senior officers and 13 out of 15 members attended the meeting. The standing committee gave approval to 13 resolutions which …
  • Congress protest in Sircilla proves a damp squib 01 Aug 2017 07:32 Cong leaders suddenly conclude the protest by consoling victims of alleged police brutalities against Dalits belonging to Nerella and Jillela .Former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar meets four out of eight alleged victims .TRS blames Cong for politicising …
  • DSP celebrates father as 'guru' 10 Jul 2017 04:09 Devi Sri Prasad regards his father, late Satyamurthy, as one of his gurus.  This 'Guru Purnima', the Rockstar and his brother, Sagar, have decided to perform certain activities that they used to do every year on May 24th, their father's jayanti …
  • Rich in lore and sculptures 08 Jul 2017 17:47 This is the concluding part of the article on Pancharama Kshetrams in Andhra Pradesh. Draksharamam, referred to as ‘Dakshin Kasi’ and located near Ramachandrapuram, is 40 km from Rajahmundry and 17 km from Kakinada. The ASI-protected monument lies in the …
  • 80 per cent drop in sales after plastic rice scare in Visakhapatnam 10 Jun 2017 02:49 VISAKHAPATNAM: As grocer Gopal was busy with his customers at Prahaladapuram on Friday morning, Digumarthi Swarajyam (40), a housewife from Aarilova, came to his shop and pestered him to take back the 15 kg rice she had purchased earlier. “I suspect that …
  • GHMC names its circles 26 May 2017 02:10 HYDERABAD: Due to the confusion prevailing in the minds of the public about the GHMC circles which are based on numerical numbers after reorganisation of circle offices from 18 to 30, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation has now named the 30 circles …
  • Assistant professor of medical college ends life 24 May 2017 02:48 ELURU: An assistant professor of ASRAM Medical College allegedly committed suicide in her hostel room on Tuesday afternoon.  According to the police, Akkala Sravana Lakshmi (30), assistant professor, was a native of Ramachandrapuram in East Godavari …
  • Trial of Dalit tonsure case begins in Visakhapatnam court 09 May 2017 01:31 VISAKHAPATNAM: The two-decade-old Dalit tonsure case of Venkatayapalem in East Godavari district involving Ramachandrapuram MLA Thota Trimurthulu came up for hearing at the SC /ST Special Court (Prevention of Atrocities), in Visakhapatnam on Monday.  …
  • Five held in Muthoot Finance heist 15 Jan 2017 20:19 Four dacoits and a Mumbai-based jeweller were arrested in connection with the looting of 41.8 kg of gold from Muthoot Finance Company’s Ramachandrapuram branch on December 28. The dacoits had posed as CBI officials while the jeweller reportedly purchased …
  • Bizman saves wife before going down with daughter 17 Sep 2019 04:03 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM/TIRUPATI: Twelve-year-old Hasini was dancing to a popular number on the boat - Royal Vasishta - while going to Papi Kondalu on Sunday, and her parents Durgam Subrahmanyam and Durgam Madhulatha were cheering her …
  • Boat capsizes in Godavari river: No sightings as search on with choppers, over 100 rescuers 16 Sep 2019 22:12 The official death toll stands at nine, 33 are missing. (PTI) A day after a double-decker tourist boat, Royal Vashishta, with nearly 60 passengers on board, capsized in the Godavari, no survivors or bodies were recovered on Monday. The debris of the boat …
  • AP tragedy: Rains disrupt boat rescue operation 16 Sep 2019 19:38 Kakinada: Navy teams identified the probable location of the ‘Royal Vashishta’ that capsized in the Godavari on Sunday, even as hopes faded for the missing persons. Using sonar scanners, they located the boat lying at a depth of between 250 and 300 feet, …
  • Toll in Andhra Pradesh boat tragedy rises to 12; search on for 21 missing 16 Sep 2019 09:24 Image Source : PTI Toll in Andhra Pradesh boat tragedy rises to 12; search on for 21 missing The toll in the boat tragedy in Andhra Pradesh rose to 12 with the recovery of four more bodies including that of an infant, on Monday morning, official sources …
  • 8 Drown, 26 Missing After Andhra Tourist Boat Capsizes in Godavari 16 Sep 2019 09:03 NET Bureau A private boat carrying around 60 tourists capsized in swollen Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh, leaving at least eight people dead and 26 others missing on Sunday, the state government said. As many as 27 people survived the tragedy and were …
  • Andhra CM takes aerial survey after 12 dead, 21 missing in boat tragedy 16 Sep 2019 09:00  The toll in the boat tragedy in Andhra Pradesh rose to 12 with the recovery of four more bodies including that of an infant, on Monday morning, official sources said. With 21 more people missing, extensive search operations were being carried out by …
  • Toll in AP boat tragedy rises to 12; search on for 21 missing 16 Sep 2019 06:01 AMARAVATI: The toll in the boat tragedy in Andhra Pradesh rose to 12 with the recovery of four more bodies including that of an infant, on Monday morning, official sources said. With 21 more people missing, extensive search operations were being carried …
  • 27 survive, over 37 missing in Godavari boat capsize 15 Sep 2019 21:38 In a major tragedy in Andhra Pradesh, a private boat carrying tourists to Papikondalu capsized in the Godavari near Katchuluru village of East Godavari district on September 15, leaving at least eight dead and over 37 missing. As many as 27 were rescued. …
  • 35 missing in Andhra Pradesh tragedy 15 Sep 2019 19:18 Kakinada: Thirteen persons drowned and another 35 went missing when a tourist boat, Royal Vasishta, capsized in the Godavari in Devipatnam mandal of East Godavari on Sunday afternoon. It was not clear whether the trip had been authorised by the officials …
  • Godavari in spate: first flood warning continues 09 Sep 2019 23:11 Barely three weeks after witnessing heavy floods that displaced over 40,000 people, river Godavari was in spate once again with continuous heavy inflow from upstream areas. During the early hours of Sunday, when the inflow and outflow of floodwater at …
  • Flood warning in Andhra; state, NDRF on high alert 09 Sep 2019 12:44 Andhra Pradesh: Water levels of Godavari continued to rise at the Polavaram and Dowleswaram barrages in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district on Monday morning, due to heavy rains upstream in the catchment area of the Godavari basin. According to a …
  • Several villages marooned in Godavari districts 09 Sep 2019 06:05 By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: With increasing inflows from upstream following heavy rainfall in the upper catchment areas of the river Godavari and its tributaries in Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh, flood level in the river was rising by the hour. …
  • Heavy rains swell Godavari 08 Sep 2019 05:55 By Express News Service ELURU/RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM/KAKINADA: Heavy rains in the upper catchment areas have led to swelling of River Godavari, again. Due to the heavy inflows into the river, situation in the 36 submerged villages of Devipatnam mandal …
  • Express daily briefing: Assam MLAs call NRC ‘faulty’; Pak grants consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav today; and more 02 Sep 2019 04:46 Top news on Monday morning. MLAs of all political hues across multiple districts of Assam agree that “genuine Indian citizens” have been left out of the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) published on Saturday. Abhishek Saha spoke to lawmakers who …
  • Andhra Pradesh: How technology linked far-flung villages to each other, administration 01 Sep 2019 23:53 FSOC uses the fibre grid network laid up to Rampachodavaram town to transmit signals to seven villages. (Express photo) THE hillocks of Rampachodavaram are covered with dense forests, with many of the tribal hamlets here largely inaccessible. Part of …
  • Separate commissions for SC/STs on the cards in Andhra Pradesh 30 Aug 2019 06:08 The State government has decided to constitute separate commissions for the Scheduled Castes (SCs) and the Scheduled Tribes (STs) in the State. It proposes to table the relevant Bills in this regard in the Assembly soon. The government has also decided to …
  • Floods receding in East Godavari, but no relief as yet  08 Aug 2019 03:29 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Though the floodwater has started receding in East Godavari since Tuesday, the situation is still alarming, particularly in Devipatnam Mandal and island villages.  Residents of Konaseema have got some respite as …
  • Over 70,000 people hit by floods as Godavari still in spate 05 Aug 2019 05:38 By Express News Service ELURU/KAKINADA/KURNOOL/VIJAYAWADA: There is no let down in the flood situation in the twin Godavari districts, with heavy inflows continuing in the river following heavy rains in the upper catchment areas.  Around 400 …
  • Jagan government transfers 47 IAS officers in AP, 2nd rejig this month 22 Jun 2019 13:13 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In another major reshuffle, 47 IAS officers were transferred by the state government, the second such exercise in less than a month. The orders were issued by Chief Secretary LV Subramanyam late on Friday night. On June …
  • Naidu, Jagan among top threeMLAs having highest assets 26 May 2019 19:15 Chief Minister-elect, Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, caretaker Chief Minister, N. Chandrababu Naidu and Telugu actor Nandumuri Balakrishna (Mr. Naidu’s brother- in law) are the top three MLAs in the new Andhra Pradesh Assembly having the highest declared movable …
  • Maoist threat: DGP  tells police to be on high alert along AOB   13 May 2019 05:06 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Anticipating trouble in the Agency areas of East Godavari district bordering Odisha and Chhattisgarh in the wake of the recent exchange of fire between security forces and Maoists in which five Maoists were killed, …
  • Kapu candidates dominate Jana Sena list 24 Mar 2019 06:46 Express News Service KAKINADA/ELURU: The Jana Sena Party (JSP), whose chief Pawan Kalyan talks of a society without caste, creed and religion, has given the lion’s share of tickets in the twin Godavari districts to candidates from one particular …
  • Father or daughter? Araku voters to decide which side they are on 23 Mar 2019 21:11 The battle runs within the family in the Araku Lok Sabha constituency, spread over 450 kilometres and second only to Jaisalmer is geographical spread, in Andhra Pradesh. Telugu Desam Party candidate V. Kishore Chandra Deo, a six-time MP and former Union …
  • Revenue officer nabbed by anti-graft sleuths 15 Mar 2019 14:06  The RI, however, reportedly demanded Adireddy to pay him a bribe of Rs 5,000 to process the application. Rajahmundry: Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) sleuths on Tuesday trapped a revenue inspector red-handed while accepting bribe of Rs 5,000 from a man at …
  • Amravati to soon have replica of TTD 01 Feb 2019 09:57 TIRUPATI: A traditional ceremony was held Thursday in Amaravati, capital city of Andhra Pradesh, for the proposed Rs 150 crore Lord Venkateswara temple, a 'replica' of the famous hill shrine of the deity at nearby Tirumala. Ahead of the foundation …
  • AK Singhal unveils Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams’s development initiatives 27 Jan 2019 07:32 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Maha Samprokshanam will be performed at the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) constructed Lord Venkateswara temple on Swamy Vivekananda Trust office premises in Kanyakumari, on Sunday, Anil Kumar Singhal, Executive …
  • State govt. has made farming profitable, says Minister 09 Jan 2019 05:44 Stating that the Telugu Desam Party government had made farming profitable, Agriculture Minister S. Chandramohan Reddy on Tuesday said the primary sector registered a growth rate of 11% in the last five years owing to farmer-friendly initiatives of the …
  • Mission Fingerling helping 50,000 fisher families 10 Nov 2018 05:47 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Mission Fingerling, the Centre’s effort to recognise the potential and possibilities in the fisheries sector, aims to enhance fisheries production from 10.79 million metric tonne (mmt) to 15 mmt by 2020-21 under …
  • Are early polls for Telangana a feasible idea? KCR discusses with Rajnath 27 Aug 2018 10:37 HYDERABAD: With chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao mulling advancing Assembly polls, he is learnt to have discussed with Union home minister Rajnath Singh about its feasibility from security point of view during their meeting in New Delhi on Sunday. …
  • Rescue, relief works underway 23 Aug 2018 01:48 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: As the River Godavari continued to flow over the second warning level, the officials concerned have been put on high alert, who are analysing the situation from time to time, and rescue operations are underway. In …
  • Godavari, Krishna Rivers In Spate, Government On High Alert 21 Aug 2018 00:16 The intensity picked up yesterday and the surging water entered villages on the banks. (File) Amaravati: With the Godavari and Krishna rivers in spate following rains, the government machinery is on high alert and hundreds of villagers on the banks have …
  • 9000 shifted to relief camps as precautionary measure in AP as Godavari in spate 20 Aug 2018 19:13 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu. More than 9000 persons have been shifted to relief camps as a precautionary measure as the Godavari River which is in spate inundated several low lying areas in East and West Godavari districts early …
  • 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 …
  • Operators usually go overboard 20 May 2018 02:23 Overloading of boats, negligence on the part of drivers and lack of supervision by the authorities are some of the factors that are leading to boat mishaps in the Godavari. The recent boat tragedy near Vadapalli that claimed the lives of 19 tribal people …
  • 19 dead in Godavari boat accident, search on for one missing person 17 May 2018 10:31 East Godavari district Collector Kartikeya Misra on Thursday announced that 19 persons drowned and one was missing in the boat tragedy that took place in Godavari river near Manturu on Tuesday evening. As many as 17 people, including four members of the …
  • 40 feared drowned as boat capsizes in Godavari River in Andhra Pradesh: Quick facts 16 May 2018 07:53 Search and rescue operations continued despite bad weather and nightfall.ANI At least 40 people are feared drowned after a boat capsized in the Godavari River in Andhra Pradesh, Tuesday, May 15. The boat was reportedly carrying around 50 people. While the …
  • Andhra boat capsizes: Joint-Rescue effort being conducted 16 May 2018 04:53 [India], May 16 (ANI): Following the capsize of a boat in the Godavari river on Tuesday, a joint-effort by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), State Disaster Response Force (SDRF), Fire Service and Police officials is underway to recover the boat …
  • Andhra Pradesh motor launch capsize: Navy steps in, rescue operations in full swing 16 May 2018 03:58 Officials said that among the survivors is a 14-year-old girl, Sirisha, who jumped out of the launch as it capsized and hung on to a brand new fridge which someone had purchased and had loaded it on the launch. Divers from Indian Navy from Visakhapatnam …
  • Info revolution in the offing 16 May 2018 03:08 Andhra Pradesh will reach a major milestone in taking the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) closer to the tribals with GiriNet. The government has chalked out plans to provide Internet, TV and telephone facilities in all gram panchayats of …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Launch capsizes in Godavari river, over 10 feared drowned 15 May 2018 22:04 Divers from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), besides teams from Andhra Pradesh Fire and Emergency Services, irrigation and revenue departments have been pressed in for rescue operations. (Representational image) More than 10 people are feared …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Several missing after boat capsizes in East Godavari district 15 May 2018 15:37 Meanwhile, officials claimed that all the tribals jumped out of the sinking boat and swam ashore. (Representational image) Several people are reported missing after a boat capsized in Godavari river in East Godavari district in the state of Andhra Pradesh …
  • Tourist boat catches fire on Godavari, passengers safe 11 May 2018 09:53 A tourist boat that left from Polavaram to Papikondalu caught fire on Friday morning due to a short circuit in the engine. The crew immediately saw the fire, pulled the boat ashore and alerted the 80 passengers to get off the boat as an emergency safety …
  • Ministry of Home Affairs to discuss Muslim reservation bill with Telangana today 27 Apr 2018 02:03 HYDERABAD: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) is holding a crucial meeting on Friday with the State government officials on providing reservation to Muslims in employment and education under BC Category. The State Legislative Assembly adopted a Bill …
  • AP govt. to provide feeder ambulances to remote areas 06 Mar 2018 22:34 [India], Mar. 07 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh government has taken up an initiative to provide feeder ambulances to remote areas of the state that do not have proper road connectivity. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, state's health minister Kamineni …
  • TTD EO announces slew of proposals with emphasis on pilgrim amenities    27 Jan 2018 07:30 Image for representational purpose only TIRUPATI: In his Republic Day speech, TTD Executive Officer Anil Kumar Singhal announced new proposals and projects at TTD headquarters here on Friday. After hoisting the national flag, in his Republic Day address at …
  • Roosters up for sale as Sankranti nears 12 Jan 2018 04:26 KAKINADA:Even as the High Court imposed a ban on ‘cockfights’ during Sankranti, organisers are making elaborate arrangements to conduct the sport during the harvest festival in twin Godavari districts this year. Realtors, traders, political leaders, …
  •  YSR Congress to boycott AP House over defection of MLAs to TDP 08 Nov 2017 14:48 By: PTI | Amaravati | Published:November 8, 2017 7:36 pm YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy The YSR Congress on Wednesday submitted a petition to Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly Speaker Kodela Sivaprasada Rao seeking disqualification of its …
  • 22 and counting: TDP plans to lure more MLAs from YSRC 06 Nov 2017 06:03 VIJAYAWADA: At a time when YSRC chief and Leader of the Opposition YS Jaganmohan Reddy is embarking on a mega walkathon (padayatra) to cover 3,000 km in a span of six months starting from Monday, the ruling TDP is reportedly planning to lure more MLAs from …
  • Another YSR Cong MLA joins Telugu Desam  04 Nov 2017 14:01 AMARAVATI: Over a year after she alleged that the Telugu Desam leadership offered her "crores of rupees" to switch loyalty, YSR Congress MLA Vantala Rajeswari on Saturday crossed over to the ruling party in Andhra Pradesh. Telugu Desam head and …
  • Another YSR Congress MLA joins Telugu Desam ... 04 Nov 2017 12:39 AMARAVATI: Over a year after she alleged that the Telugu Desam leadership offered her "crores of rupees" to switch loyalty, YSR Congress MLA Vantala Rajeswari on Saturday crossed over to the ruling party in Andhra Pradesh. Telugu Desam head and …
  • Another YSR Congress MLA joins Telugu Desam in Andhra Pradesh 04 Nov 2017 12:09 AMARAVATI: Over a year after she alleged that the Telugu Desam leadership offered her "crores of rupees" to switch loyalty, YSR Congress MLA Vantala Rajeswari on Saturday crossed over to the ruling party in Andhra Pradesh. Telugu Desam head and …
  • Another YSR Congress MLA joins TDP, slams Jagan 04 Nov 2017 07:43 [India] Nov. 4 (ANI): Another Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) from YSR (Yuvajana Sramika Rythu) Congress Party joined Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Saturday. YSR Congress Party MLA from Rampachodavaram, Vantala Rajeswari, joined TDP in presence of …
  • Another Chaparai in the making? 29 Sep 2017 06:49 Mettagudem, a tribal hamlet near Donkarai village in this mandal, may turn into another Chaparai where 16 tribal people died in June after carcasses of wild animals they hunted contaminated their water supply, if urgent action is not taken. The population …
  • 46 cows die due to pneumonia, starvation at AP cattle shelter 24 Jul 2017 06:23 Kakinada (AP): At least 46 cows died of “pneumonia and starvation” in an overcrowded cattle protection centre here in the last few days, Andhra Pradesh government officials said today. Police registered a case against the management of the centre for …
  • 46 cows die due to pneumonia, starvation at Andhra Pradesh cattle shelter 22 Jul 2017 11:53 By: PTI | Kakinada | Updated: July 22, 2017 5:02 pm Representational Image At least 46 cows died of “pneumonia and starvation” in an overcrowded cattle protection centre here in the last few days, Andhra Pradesh government officials said on Saturday. …
  • HRF alleges govt negligence in Chaparai tribal deaths  03 Jul 2017 05:41 Representatives of Human Rights Foundation interacting with tribals at Chaparai village in East Godavari district | Express VIJAYAWADA: A four-member HRF fact finding team, which visited Rampachodavaram Agency Area including Chaparai village in East …
  • 23 discharged from hospital 01 Jul 2017 07:16 Tribal people of Chaparai village, who were admitted to Area Hospital here on June 25, were discharged on Friday and the ITDA arranged ambulances to drop them in their village. According to the ITDA project officer, A.S. Dinesh Kumar, of the 59 in patients …
  • Tribal deaths: CM admits to delay in medicare 01 Jul 2017 05:36 Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu. (File Photo) VIJAYAWADA: Attributing the death of 16 persons in Chaparai village in the Rampachodavaram agency area of East Godavari district to lack of information, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has directed …
  • 1,680 malaria cases registered in Visakhapatnam district so far 30 Jun 2017 05:18 HRD minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao interacts with the anthrax patients at KGH in Visakhapatnam on Tuesday | Express VISAKHAPATNAM: As the prevalence of anthrax and malaria fevers caused panic, teams of Medical and Health Department along with the Animal …
  • Motorcycle ambulances, better PHCs on the cards 29 Jun 2017 03:29 Medical and Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas on Wednesday declared that the government planned to provide 114 motorcycle ambulances for Agency areas in the state and also strengthen all primary health centers (PHCs). He said they had decided to shift all …
  • Death & superstition stalk ‘cursed’ tribal hamlet 28 Jun 2017 04:18 RAMPACHODAVARAM : “We spend our nights praying to God that we don’t wake up to another death. For a month now, our men have been carrying bodies to burial ground almost every day. In the second week of this month, a family in our village saw three deaths …
  • Sixteen tribals die of food poisoning, CM announces ex gratia 26 Jun 2017 06:54 RAJAHMUNDRY: Sixteen tribals have died due to food poisoning in the remote hamlet of Chaparai in Y Ramavaram mandal of East Godavari district since May 29. Another 32, whose condition is serious are undergoing treatment at the government hospital in …
  • Action plan to develop tourism facilities at Maredumilli 21 Jun 2017 07:06 An action plan is being formulated to transform the agency area blessed with hills and beautiful gorges as a tourist destination, said East Godavari district Collector Karthikeya Misha. He, along with ITDA Project Officer A.S. Dinesh Kumar and other …
  • NH project connecting EG, Araku Valley gathers steam 24 May 2017 02:48 VISAKHAPATNAM: The tiring journey from the plains of East Godavari district to the picturesque Visakhapatnam agency will be a thing of the past, as the Central government is actively mulling a proposal of laying a four-lane National Highway linking …
  • ‘Water sports will be organised during NTR beach festival’ 04 Jan 2017 10:34 Rajamahendravaram (AP): Andhra Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister N Chinarajappa has said water sports will be organised during NTR beach festival at Kakinada. “The water sports will be organised with support from Goa state administration and aqua sector. …