• Vijayawada's Pandit Nehru Bus Station witnesses nominal rush ahead of Sankranti 12 Jan 2021 10:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  For the first time in the past few years, the Pandit Nehru Bus Station (PNBS) and railway station witnessed a nominal rush of passengers ahead of Sankranti festive season on  Monday.  The Krishna region of APSRTC has …
  • New Antarvedi chariot built much ahead of deadline in Andhra 28 Dec 2020 05:42 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Backward Classes Welfare Minister Venugopala Krishna on Sunday said that the State government has built a new procession chariot for Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy, much before the deadline.  The minister along with Razole …
  • Jagan to give away 30 lakh house sites to the poor in AP 24 Dec 2020 23:24 Kakinada: The stage is set for distribution of about 30 lakh house sites to the homeless poor in Andhra Pradesh under a special state government scheme. East Godavari will see Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy arriving for the launch of distributions at …
  • NGT panel seeks data on beach sand mining, illegal aqua ponds 10 Dec 2020 08:13 The six-member joint committee constituted by the National Green Tribunal (NGT), Southern Region, on Wednesday conducted a field-level investigation into the alleged violations of Coastal Regulatory Zone (CRZ) norms along the 25-kilometre stretch of …
  • Andhra bandh peaceful, BJP leaders try to explain farm laws 08 Dec 2020 10:47 Amid a peaceful ‘Bharat Bandh’ in Andhra Pradesh, state BJP President Somu Veerraju on Tuesday supported the new central farm laws, even as his party colleagues tried to explain their finer points through explanatory videos and slides. “I am with Prime …
  • Serial burglar arrested for raping minor in Andhra 05 Dec 2020 18:39 A proclaimed serial burglar accused in multiple theft cases was arrested on Saturday by the East Godavari district police for abducting and raping a 5-year-old girl 10 days ago. On the intervening night of November 24 and 25, Thadi Prabhu kidnaped the …
  • Light to moderate rains likely in Coastal Andhra Pradesh 29 Nov 2020 04:33 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Light to moderate rains are likely in a few places in south coastal and Rayalaseema districts on Sunday, while it will be dry weather in north coastal Andhra Pradesh. IMD reports state that the well-marked Low-Pressure …
  • Nivar weakens; widespread rain likely in next two days over A.P. 27 Nov 2020 08:47 The very severe cyclonic storm Nivar moved west and crossed Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts near Puducherry in the early hours of Thursday as a very severe cyclonic storm, with estimated wind speeds of 120-130 km/hr, gusting to 145 km/hr. It …
  • Nandini Rai to sizzle in special song 16 Nov 2020 20:50 Hitherto, we have seen Nandini Rai in girl-next-door and chirpy roles. Now, for the first time, she will be seen grooving for a special number in the Telugu film, Kothi Kommachi, directed by National Award-winner, Satish Vegesna. The actress has started …
  • Report on two new Andhra districts to be submitted next week 08 Nov 2020 02:53 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: The district authorities have expedited the process of formation of two new districts–Rajamahendravaram and Amalapuram. The officials are preparing a report to submit it to the State government next week. Eluru …
  • ‘People have been calling me Samantha of digital platforms’: Former Miss Hyderabad Nandini Rai 03 Nov 2020 05:32 Express News Service The Covid-19 induced hiatus has been hard for a lot of actors, but nothing seems to have changed for Nandini Rai as she has her hands full for this year. The former Miss Hyderabad has been associated with six projects and what’s more …
  • E.G. crop damage report to be ready by end of Oct. 24 Oct 2020 04:59 East Godavari Collector D. Muralidhar Reddy on Friday said that the final report on enumeration of crop damage due to recent rains would be submitted to the State government by October 30. “Preliminary estimates show that paddy in over 60,486 hectares has …
  • SBI official held in ₹1.05 crore fake gold loan fraud in East Godavari 18 Oct 2020 11:49 A cash in-charge at the State Bank of India’s branch at Samanasa under Amalapuram rural police station in East Godavari district was arrested on Sunday for reportedly stealing gold from the bank to raise gold loan to the tune of ₹1.05 crore against the …
  • Woman dies in wall collapse, crops in 30,149 ha damaged in East Godavari district 14 Oct 2020 03:08 A 45-year-old woman died in wall collapse at Bommuru village in the Rajamahendravaram rural mandal, while standing crops in 30,149 hectares have been damaged and 238 houses were partially collapsed due to incessant rain of East Godavari district. The woman …
  • Heavy rain batters Andhra, Telangana, Odisha 13 Oct 2020 13:18 Monday’s deep depression crossed the North Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday morning with the accompaniment of heavy to very heavy rainfall, and even extremely heavy falls over Coastal Andhra Pradesh while the rainfall was heavy to very over both Telangana and …
  • Deep depression crosses Kakinada coast in AP 13 Oct 2020 09:44 Visakhapatnam: The deep depression in West Central Bay of Bengal, which left a trail of destruction leaving three dead, crossed the Andhra Pradesh Coast near Kakinada between 6.30 and 7.30 on Tuesday, according to the Cyclone Warning Centre, Visakhapatnam. …
  • Two dead as heavy rains lash Andhra Pradesh, depression crosses coast near Kakinada 13 Oct 2020 09:27 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/VISAKHAPATNAM/KAKINADA: Heavy rains lashed different parts of Andhra Pradesh under the influence of a deep depression since Monday night. Two people died in rain related incidents in Visakhapatnam and Vijayawada, …
  • Deep depression crosses northern Andhra 13 Oct 2020 08:15 The deep depression over West central Bay of Bengal has crossed northern Andhra Pradesh close to Kakinada on the coast between 6.30 a.m. and 7.30 a.m. on Tuesday, with maximum sustained speed of 55-65 km per hour, according to an official release issued by …
  • Heavy rains lash Andhra Pradesh as deep depression crosses coast near Kakinada 13 Oct 2020 07:19 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Heavy rains lashed different parts of Andhra Pradesh under the influence of deep depression since Monday night. One person reportedly died in a rain-related incident in Narsipatnam of Visakhapatnam district.  According …
  • APSRTC to operate 2,028 special buses for Dasara 13 Oct 2020 05:11 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has decided to run 2,028 special buses within the state and some to Bengaluru between October 15 and 28 to ensure hassle-free journey for the passengers during …
  • Congress high command welcomes my decision to join the party: Harsha Kumar 09 Oct 2020 15:24 Former Amalapuram MP G.V. Harsha Kumar on Friday claimed that the Congress party high command has in principle agreed to his decision to join the party. On October 2, Mr. Harsha Kumar had announced his decision of joining the Congress party. Speaking to …
  • Andhras' Kakinada rural police arrests five for theft at 4 East Godavari temples  05 Oct 2020 04:25 By Express News Service KAKINADA/ANANTAPUR: Kakinada rural police on Sunday arrested five persons in connection with the theft at four temples in East Godavari district. In-charge DSP V Bhima Rao told the media that, Indrapalem sub-inspector K …
  • New medical colleges in three years, promises CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy 01 Oct 2020 05:50 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Stressing on providing all the modern medical facilities at the new medical colleges coming up in the state, Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy said the hospitals should have a corporate look and asked officials not to …
  • New Antarvedi chariot to be ready by December 29 Sep 2020 04:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The construction work of the chariot of Lord Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy at Antarvedi village in Sakhinetipalli mandal of East Godavari district is moving at a brisk pace and will be ready for the ensuing calendar of …
  • One week ban order in Andhra Pradesh’s Amalapuram (Roundup) 18 Sep 2020 19:59 Amalapuram (Andhra Pradesh), Sep 19 (IANS) All kinds of protests, rallies and demonstrations are banned in Amalapuram in East Godavari district after the Deputy Collector imposed Section 144 of the CrPC for a week on Friday. “Section 144 of the CrPc and …
  • Andhra Pradesh Police foil 'Chalo Amalapuram' plan, arrests BJP leaders 18 Sep 2020 08:46 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Police foiled bids of BJP leaders and activists to go to Amalapuram in East Godavari district as part of ‘Chalo Amalapuram’ to protest against government’s failure to protect Hindu temples’ and structures on Friday. In …
  • Rain blankets Peninsula as ‘low’ forms in Bay 13 Sep 2020 12:32 True to forecasts, a low-pressure area has sprung up over the West-Central Bay of Bengal off North Andhra Pradesh coast, and the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has straight away put it under watch for intensification signalling another spell of …
  • Police scuttle BJP’s ‘Chalo Antarvedi’ plan 10 Sep 2020 03:45 Many activists put under house arrest; govt. not serious about attacks: Somu The burning of the chariot at the Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy temple at Antarvedi in East Godavari district triggered a row as the BJP planned a ‘Chalo Antarvedi’ campaign on …
  • A.P. chariot fire: Tension as police arrest protesters to foil ‘chalo Antarvedi’ call 09 Sep 2020 05:00 People associated with various Hindu religious groups, members of the BJP and the Janasena party attempted to march to the Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swami temple at Antarvedi A few dozens of locals, believed to be members of the Bajrang Dal, were reportedly …
  • Andhra’s Antarvedi temple official suspended for dysfunctional CCTVs 08 Sep 2020 21:05 Amaravati, Sep 9 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh government has suspended an Endowments Department official, making him responsible for dysfunctional surveillance cameras and the upkeep of Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy temple in Antarvedi village in East Godavari …
  • PV Sindhu back in Uber Cup squad after BAI president’s request 07 Sep 2020 15:34 Written by Shivani Naik | Mumbai | September 7, 2020 8:59:24 pm PV Sindhu has decided to prepone her family function to play for her country. (Source: File)World Champion PV Sindhu will travel to Aarhus, Denmark as part of India’s Uber Cup team, albeit two …
  • Century-old wooden temple chariot set on fire in East Godavari district 06 Sep 2020 09:12 Police have taken two suspects into custody in connection with the incident at the Lakshmi Narasimhaswami temple The century-old wooden chariot of the Lakshmi Narasimhaswami temple at Antarvedhi area in Sakhinetipalli Mandal in East Godavari district was …
  • PV Sindhu withdraws from Uber Cup due to personal reasons, doubtful for Denmark Open 02 Sep 2020 13:50 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: September 2, 2020 5:03:02 pm PV Sindhu has pulled out of next month's Thomas and Uber Cup Finals. (File)World champion PV Sindhu has pulled out of next month’s Thomas and Uber Cup Finals due to “personal reasons” and …
  • Sindhu pulls out of Uber Cup due to personal reasons 02 Sep 2020 11:01 Photograph: Kind courtesy PV Sindhu/Instagram World champion P V Sindhu has pulled out of next month's Thomas and Uber Cup Finals due to 'personal reasons' and could also miss the subsequent Super 750 tournaments in Denmark. The Thomas and …
  • Quarantine is difficult but gotten used to it, says COVID-19 positive shuttler Satwiksairaj Rankireddy 01 Sep 2020 19:32 Express News Service CHENNAI: The worst fears had come true for shuttler Satwiksairaj Rankireddy recently after the doubles specialist become one of the first elite shuttlers to test positive for coronavirus. It was out of the blue as Satwik — who had been …
  • 'I need more players to train India for Olympics' 31 Aug 2020 19:54 'I need more players of the same level, quality players because badminton is a mind game, it needs teamwork.' IMAGE: Former World No 1 Saina Nehwal has still not joined the national camp and is training at a separate facility in Hyderabad with …
  • Arjuna Awardee Satwiksairaj Rankireddy Tests Positive For COVID-19 27 Aug 2020 21:34 Set to be conferred the Arjuna award on Saturday, Indian badminton player Satwiksairaj Rankireddy has tested positive for COVID-19 and been in home quarantine for nearly a week. Coronavirus Outbreak Coverage | Cricket News The 20-year-old men's doubles …
  • Arjuna awardee Satwiksairaj has COVID-19 27 Aug 2020 15:17 IMAGE: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy with his parents on his birthday earlier this month. The 20-year-old men's doubles player said he is yet to develop any symptoms of the infection. Photograph: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Twitter Set to be conferred the …
  • Arjuna fights virus: Shuttler Satwiksairaj tests positive days before awards ceremony 27 Aug 2020 14:24 Written by Shivani Naik | Mumbai | Updated: August 27, 2020 7:49:35 pm Satwiksairaj Rankireddy tests positive for Covid-19.Satwiksairaj Rankireddy was preparing to head for Hyderabad after months spent at home in Amalapuram. The Arjuna Award ceremony was …
  • Arjuna awardee badminton player Satwiksairaj Rankireddy tests positive for COVID-19 27 Aug 2020 11:27 Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, who is set to be conferred with the Arjuna Award on Saturday, has tested positive for coronavirus. Set to be conferred the Arjuna award on Saturday, Indian badminton player Satwiksairaj Rankireddy has …
  • Why am I not in national camp? asks Kashyap 25 Aug 2020 14:30 Photograph: Kind courtesy Parupalli Kashyap/Twitter Former Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap, on Tuesday, questioned his omission from the ongoing national badminton camp in Hyderabad, saying that restricting it to just eight Olympic …
  • Satwik says Arjuna Award will fuel Olympic dream, Chirag terms it ‘silver lining’ 21 Aug 2020 17:54 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: August 21, 2020 9:24:00 pm Satwik and Chirag were confirmed for the award by the sports ministry on Friday. (Source: File)Set to be conferred with the Arjuna Award, Indian men’s doubles player Chirag Shetty on Friday termed …
  • Satwik says Arjuna Award will fuel Olympic dream 21 Aug 2020 16:19 Photograph: Kind courtesy Chirag Shetty/Instagram Set to be conferred with the Arjuna Award, Indian men's doubles player Chirag Shetty, on Friday, termed it a 'silver lining' amid the COVID-19 pandemic, while his partner Satwiksairaj …
  • Flood grips 20 mandals in East and West Godavari districts 18 Aug 2020 04:17 By Express News Service KAKINADA/VIJAYAWADA: With the Godavari flood level crossing the danger mark on Monday following unprecedented inflows from upstream, the irrigation officials issued the third warning for the first time in recent years at Sir …
  • Despite floods, 1,700 villagers refuse to move to relief camps in fear of coronavirus 18 Aug 2020 04:17 Express News Service KAKINADA: When around 1,700 villagers of Tanelanka, a river-side village in East Godavari district, refused to go to relief camps, due to fear of contracting the killer virus, officials had way out, but to set up relief camps on an …
  • Saina Nehwal Resumes Badminton Training, But Will Join SAI Centre Later 09 Aug 2020 21:41 London Olympics bronze-medallist Saina Nehwal has resumed training at a separate facility in Hyderabad after the coronavirus-induced break and is likely to join the national camp at the SAI Pullela Gopichand Academy in a couple of weeks. Coronavirus …
  • Saina Nehwal begins training but will join camp at SAI centre after couple of weeks 09 Aug 2020 15:03 By: PTI | Published: August 9, 2020 7:23:24 pm Saina Nehwal, for the time being, has decided to train with shuttler husband Parupalli Kashyap. (File Photo) London Olympics bronze-medallist Saina Nehwal has resumed training at a separate facility in …
  • Saina resumes training but will join SAI centre camp after couple of weeks 09 Aug 2020 11:54 London Olympics bronze-medallist Saina Nehwal has resumed training at a separate facility in Hyderabad after the coronavirus-induced break and is likely to join the national camp at the SAI Pullela Gopichand Academy in a couple of weeks. Saina is one of …
  • Saina resumes training with husband Kashyap 09 Aug 2020 11:28 'Saina has just joined. She will probably start training at the Gopichand academy in a couple of weeks. She wants to get fitter and reach a decent level.' IMAGE: Saina Nehwal is one of the eight Olympic hopefuls who have been allowed by the Sports …
  • Chirag-Satwik to wait for 2 weeks before deciding on attending national badminton camp 07 Aug 2020 12:42 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: August 7, 2020 5:24:11 pm Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy Wary of the Covid-19 threat, Olympic hopefuls Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy will wait for another couple of weeks before deciding on joining …
  • In world without Covid, they would all be in Tokyo today 24 Jul 2020 00:50 Written by Mihir Vasavda | New Delhi | Published: July 24, 2020 4:32:46 am Boxer Lovlina Borgohain sows paddy at a field in Golaghat. (Source: Special arrangement) Her feet submerged in muddy water, boxer Lovlina Borgohain is sowing paddy in Assam’s …
  • AP Cabinet Expansion 21 Jul 2020 06:37 (Left-right) Pilli Subhashchandra Bose and Mopidevi Venkata Ramana VIJAYAWADA: Ministers Pilli Subhashchandra Bose and Mopidevi Venkata Ramana, who have been elected to the Rajya Sabha, resigned on Monday, paving the way for expansion of state cabinet on …
  • Minority and SC leaders picked for MLC seats under Governor’s quota 21 Jul 2020 05:49 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The suspense over who would get the two MLC seats under the Governor’s quota is finally over. Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, despite pressure from several sections including the Reddy community, has preferred to …
  • Monsoon turns active, moderate to heavy rains likely in next three days 12 Jul 2020 03:17 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Moderate to heavy rains and thunderstorms are predicted across the State in the next three days — Sunday, Monday and Tuesday  — under the influence of active south west monsoon. According to India Meteorological …
  • Monsoon vigorous over TN, East and North-East India 10 Jul 2020 11:00 East and North-East India are getting a severe pounding from a monsoon which is behaving indifferently over the rest of the country in signs that it has entered a weak phase. But this is also the phase when the East Coast as well as Odisha, Coastal Andhra …
  • APSRTC likely to launch ‘Pratham’ mobile app on July 20 10 Jul 2020 04:14 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) is likely to launch ‘Pratham’, a first-of-its-kind mobile application, on July 20 to encourage cashless transactions among passengers during Covid-19 pandemic. …
  • Andhra's East Godavari district COVID-19 count crosses 2,000-mark 07 Jul 2020 02:53 By Express News Service KAKINADA: East Godavari district reported 192 coronavirus cases on Monday, taking the count to 2,147.  Of the 192 cases, 81 were reported from Kakinada Urban, 23 from Kakinada Rural, 22 from Peddapuram, 13 from Rajamahendravaram …
  • First the blowout, then the stake-out 18 Jun 2020 22:39 As I read reports about the blowout at an Oil India natural gas well at Baghjan in Tinsukia district of Assam, I am beginning to wonder: How are reporters covering a blowout these days? From May 27, a massive fire is spewing out of the well mouth, and may …
  • Andhra Pradesh situation worsens as Covid infection surges 22 May 2020 07:50 Vijayawada: There seems to be no let-up in surge of coronavirus cases in Andhra Pradesh as 45 new confirmed infections and the death of a Covid-19 patient were reported on Thursday. The health department said that the state had 718 active cases and 1,680 …
  • State bus services resume in Andhra Pradesh after a gap of nearly two months 21 May 2020 06:36 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has resumed its intra-state services after nearly two months at its 128 bus depots across the state at 7 a.m. on Thursday. It was in tune with the relaxations for …
  • COVID-19: 568 soon-to-be mothers at risk in East Godavari 11 May 2020 02:28 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Under the Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA), 4,532 pregnant women underwent various tests in East Godavari district on Saturday. The PMSMA aims to provide assured, comprehensive and quality antenatal care …
  • Odisha youth walks for 600 km to reach home, quarantined 03 May 2020 03:57 By Express News Service BHAWANIPATNA:  Covering around 600 km on foot, a 25-year-old youth reached here on Saturday from Amalapuram near Vijayawada. He was quarantined at BM High School. A native of Dungriguda village under Golamunda in Kalahandi district, …
  • ‘We will now have time to adjust to a new doubles coach’ 20 Apr 2020 19:53 The 19-year-old R. Satwiksairaj and partner Chirag Shetty are widely tipped as strong contenders for a medal at the Tokyo Olympics when it is held in 2021. Satwik feels that neither the current lockdown nor the postponement of the Games is a setback for …
  • COVID-19: Puducherry minister warns Kiran Bedi she'll be held responsible if things go wrong 30 Mar 2020 15:23 By Express News Service PUDUCHERRY: Alleging that the overruling of his COVID-19 preventive measure in Yanam was a case of political vendetta, Puducherry Health Minister Malladi Krishna Rao on Monday warned Lt Governor Kiran Bedi that she would be held …
  • 270 beds for COVID-19 treatment in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari 30 Mar 2020 02:25 By Express News Service KAKINADA: East Godavari district authorities have made elaborate arrangements for treatment of COVID-19 patients. Around 270 beds have been arranged in five hospitals in the district. Most of the beds - 220 – have been arranged in …
  • Health ministry grants permission to 37 dental colleges to start MDS courses 06 Mar 2020 03:25 The Union health ministry has granted permissions to 37 dental colleges to start MDS courses and increase the number of seats for upto seven disciplines from the academic session 2020-21. In a circular issued on February 12, 2020, the Dental Council of …
  • The ‘katha’ begins 08 Feb 2020 19:03 Popular character actor Brahmaji’s son Sanjay Rao is making his debut as lead actor with Pitta Katha. Sanjay talks of the struggles he had to face to reach this point No bed of roses “Initially I thought that since my father is a popular actor and knows …
  • India: Livelihood restored for Andhra Pradesh Flood victims 03 Feb 2020 05:55 The major portion of Andhra Pradesh state is surrounded by the river Godavari and Bay of Bengal Sea. The rains at the upper region will cause floods in the state frequently. East and West Godavari districts which are severely affected by the heavy downpour …
  • 540 cases lodged, 1,494 detained: Cockfights in Andhra continue unabated, crores change hands 17 Jan 2020 03:58 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/KAKINADA/ELURU: A total of 540 cases (till 6 pm) were filed against organisers for illegally conducting cockfights during the three-day Sankranti festival in Krishna district.  As part of the raids, the police …
  • Despite ban, stage being set for cockfighting in Andhra Pradesh 12 Jan 2020 07:08 Thousands of roosters, sharp knives, crores of money and huge arenas are being readied for organising rooster fights during the three-day Sankranti festivities in coastal areas of the State, particularly Krishna, Guntur, East and West Godavari districts. …
  • APSRTC to operate 2,000 extra services from January 10 for Sankranti 30 Dec 2019 05:40 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The Vijayawada region of APSRTC is planning to operate 2,000 additional services to ensure hassle-free journey for the passengers during the Sankranti festive season. The additional services will be operated to various …
  • Human Rights Forum terms Citizenship Act an attack on Constitution  17 Dec 2019 04:58 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  On the concluding day of its two-day 8th State (Andhra Pradesh and Telangana) Conference at Amalapuram on Sunday, the general body of Human Rights Forum (HRF) adopted a resolution condemning the Citizenship Amendment …
  • Satwik gets another pay hike 27 Nov 2019 00:10 There was intense bidding for men’s doubles poster boy Satwiksairaj Rankireddy. The 19-year-old eventually went to the Chennai Superstarz for Rs 62 lakhs. When doubles specialist Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, 19, told his mother that he had been picked up by …
  • Defence counsel 24 Nov 2019 00:18 Ranked No. 8 in the world, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty are among the world’s elite, except for the chink in their armour. (Reuters) “Well, you can’t cut them up to shave some height off them as if they are wooden statues. They are two big …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Woman jumps off bridge, dies 08 Nov 2019 05:33 Vijayawada: A woman allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the Prakasam barrage on river Krishna here, police said on Thursday. The dead woman has been identified Krishan Kumari, 31, and a resident of JD Nagar in Pramata area of the city. Police and …
  • Vishwanath Maganti aims to sensitising the Gen-next towards societal values in ‘Tolu Bommalata’ 29 Oct 2019 13:43 Vishwanath Maganti didn’t have to wait long to direct his first film. Tolu Bommalata that releases in November is being produced by his uncle Durga Prasad. Vishwanath worked in an animation studio and also worked as a writer with new directors. He began …
  • One washed away, reservoirs full, first flood warning issued in Krishna district 25 Oct 2019 05:04 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: One person was washed away in Srikakulam district as rains continued to lash several parts of the State on Thursday. Prakasam Barrage has been receiving heavy inflows and the Krishna district administration issued first …
  • Two killed, villages cut off as heavy rain lashes Andhra Pradesh 24 Oct 2019 04:47 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Heavy rains battered coastal districts leaving two dead and several interior villages cut off and inundating residential colonies in various parts of the State on Wednesday. Two persons died in West Godavari district and …
  • APSRTC Krishna region to run 650 special services to Hyderabad, Bangalore 30 Sep 2019 04:06 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Krishna region of Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) will operate 650 special services from Chennai, Hyderabad and Bangalore to Vijayawada to ensure hassle-free journey for the passengers …
  • Cocktails get a turmeric twist in Bengaluru 23 Sep 2019 04:15 Express News Service BENGALURU: Turmeric is a bare essential in the Indian kitchen, not to mention the various medicinal properties it has that keeps the body in check. But have you ever wondered if it can be used in an alcoholic drink? In addition to …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • 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 candidates for Amalapuram, Rajahmundry 11 Mar 2019 13:13
  • Cyclonic rains 'shower' fish on AP's Amalapuram 17 Dec 2018 19:35
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Multiple faculty enrolment shocks Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University in Kakinada 22 Jan 2021 05:24 Express News Service ONGOLE: Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada (JNTUK) has issued notices to the managements of several affiliated engineering colleges in Prakasam district following irregularities pertaining to enrolment of same faculty …
  • Aurobindo Realty to buy 41.12 per cent stake in Kakinada Seaports 17 Jan 2021 16:13 Hyderabad-based Aurobindo Realty and Infrastructure Pvt Ltd will acquire a 41.12% stake in Kakinada Seaports Ltd, the second port investment in four months by the real estate and infrastructure venture formed by the promoters of Mumbai-listed Aurobindo …
  • Another special train to run between Kakinada to Secunderabad to clear Sankranti rush 14 Jan 2021 09:54 Image Source : PTI Trains parked at a railway station. (Representational image) The South Central Railway (SCR) zone will run a one-way special train on Monday from Kakinada to Secunderabad to clear the Sankranti rush. "In order to clear extra rush …
  • Re-install Nehru's statue, PCC demands Kakinada civic body 07 Jan 2021 23:59 KAKINADA: Pradesh Congress Committee president Sake Sailajanath demanded that the Kakinada Municipal Corporation (KMC) re-install the statue of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru at Balaji Cheruvu centre here. Party activists, led by Sailajanath and former Union …
  • Indian Skimmer sighted at creek on Kakinada coast 03 Jan 2021 07:04 ‘Need of the hour is to declare the area an extension of Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary’ The picturesque creek on the northern side of Kumbabhisekham mudflat on the Kakinada coast is home to 8% of the global matured population of the endangered Indian Skimmer …
  • RIL, BP start gas production at ultra-deep-water R-cluster field off Kakinada coast 18 Dec 2020 13:17 MUMBAI: Reliance Industries (RIL) and BP Plc have started production from the R-cluster, ultra-deep-water gas field in block KG D6 off the east coast of India, a joint statement said Friday. RIL and BP are developing three deepwater gas projects in block …
  • Group formed by friends plants 23,000 saplings in Andhra's Kakinada 06 Dec 2020 03:41 By Express News Service KAKINADA: ‘All is Well’ Foundation, an environment-protection group formed by eight friends, has planted around 23,000 saplings in Kakinada and its surrounding villages. The foundation, whose idea was conceived by one N Kishore …
  • Sembmarine Kakinada faces liquidation 12 Nov 2020 17:20 Attempts to revive Sembmarine Kakinada Ltd, the bankrupt ship repair and fabrication facility have hit a dead end with no responses to the call for EoI. The deadline ended on October 30. Kolkata-based defence PSU Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers …
  • Don’t force Kakinada Municipal Corporation to send ‘return gift’ 06 Nov 2020 04:31 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Henceforth, denizens of the Kakinada Municipal Corporation (KMC) need to think twice before dumping garbage indiscriminately on roads and at street corners. The garbage the households indiscriminately dump on roads and …
  • Deep depression crosses Kakinada coast in AP 13 Oct 2020 09:44 Visakhapatnam: The deep depression in West Central Bay of Bengal, which left a trail of destruction leaving three dead, crossed the Andhra Pradesh Coast near Kakinada between 6.30 and 7.30 on Tuesday, according to the Cyclone Warning Centre, Visakhapatnam. …
  • Two dead as heavy rains lash Andhra Pradesh, depression crosses coast near Kakinada 13 Oct 2020 09:27 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/VISAKHAPATNAM/KAKINADA: Heavy rains lashed different parts of Andhra Pradesh under the influence of a deep depression since Monday night. Two people died in rain related incidents in Visakhapatnam and Vijayawada, …
  • Heavy rains lash Andhra Pradesh as deep depression crosses coast near Kakinada 13 Oct 2020 07:19 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Heavy rains lashed different parts of Andhra Pradesh under the influence of deep depression since Monday night. One person reportedly died in a rain-related incident in Narsipatnam of Visakhapatnam district.  According …
  • Deep depression crosses AP coast near Kakinada 13 Oct 2020 06:33 The deep depression from the Bay of Bengal crossed the North Andhra Pradesh coast close to Kakinada between 6.30 am and 7.30 this (Wednesday) morning with maximum sustained wind speed of 55-65 km/hr gusting to 75 km/hr, almost along the lines of …
  • Andhras' Kakinada rural police arrests five for theft at 4 East Godavari temples  05 Oct 2020 04:25 By Express News Service KAKINADA/ANANTAPUR: Kakinada rural police on Sunday arrested five persons in connection with the theft at four temples in East Godavari district. In-charge DSP V Bhima Rao told the media that, Indrapalem sub-inspector K …
  • Made-in-India Coast Guard fast patrol vessel reaches Kakinada port 05 Oct 2020 04:25 By Express News Service KAKINADA: CGS Kanaklata Barua, a state-of-the-art Coast Guard Fast Patrol Vessel commissioned on September 30, arrived at Kakinada port, its permanent base, on Sunday. The vessel, equipped with state-of-the-art navigation and …
  • GMR Infrastructure to sell Kakinada SEZ, port biz to Aurobindo Realty 25 Sep 2020 21:13 GMR Infrastructure (GIL) on Friday announced signing of definitive agreements for the sale of 51 per cent equity owned by its wholly-owned subsidiary GMR SEZ and Port Holding in Kakinada SEZ (KSEZ) to Aurobindo Realty and Infrastructure. According to the …
  • GMR Group’s move to sell stake in Kakinada port a breach of concession pact, says AP Govt 25 Sep 2020 17:08 GMR Group’s move to sell the 100 per cent equity held by Kakinada SEZ Ltd in Kakinada Gateway Port Ltd violates the concession agreement signed in 2018 and does not have the backing of the Andhra Pradesh government, multiple sources said. GMR …
  • GMR Infra to sell stake in Kakinada SEZ to Aurobindo Realty for ₹2,610 cr.s 25 Sep 2020 11:33 GMR Infrastructure is selling its entire 51% stake in Kakinada SEZ (KSEZ) to Aurobindo Realty and Infrastructure (ARIPL), in a ₹2,610 crore deal. Definitive agreements for the sale of the equity by wholly-owned subsidiary GMR SEZ and Port Holding (GSPHL) …
  • GMR divesting stake worth Rs 2,610 crore in Kakinada SEZ 25 Sep 2020 08:21 Share00 Kakinada/New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Infrastructure major GMR Infrastructure Limited (GIL) is divesting its entire 51 per cent stake in Kakinada Special Economic Zone (KSEZ), amounting up to Rs 2,610 crore to reduce indebtedness. “GIL today …
  • GMR Infra share price rises over 3% on stake sale in Kakinada SEZ 25 Sep 2020 07:35 GMR Infrastructure Ltd on Friday announced the signing of definitive agreements for the sale of entire 51 per cent equity owned by its wholly-owned subsidiary GMR SEZ and Port Holding Ltd (GSPHL) in Kakinada SEZ Ltd to Aurobindo Realty and Infrastructure …
  • GMR Infra to divest 51% stake in Kakinada SEZ to Aurobindo Realty 25 Sep 2020 06:24 In a regulatory filing, GMR Infrastructure announced the signing of definitive agreements for the sale of entire 51 per cent stake owned by its wholly-owned subsidiary GMR SEZ and Port Holding Ltd (GSPHL) in Kakinada SEZ Ltd (KSEZ) to Aurobindo Realty and …
  • GMR Infrastructure gains 4% on stake sale in Kakinada SEZ 25 Sep 2020 05:43 Shares of GMR Infrastructure gained 4 per cent to Rs 22 on the BSE on Friday after the company said the GMR Group would divest its entire 51 per cent stake in Kakinada SEZ to reduce debt. “The company has signed definitive agreements for the sale of equity …
  • GMR to sell 51 per cent stake in Kakinada SEZ to Aurobindo Realty 25 Sep 2020 05:43 HYDERABAD: GMR Infra Friday announced the signing of agreements for the sale of its entire 51% stake in the Kakinada SEZ to Aurobindo Realty for Rs 2,610 crore. The SEZ’s subsidiary Kakinada Gateway Port will also be sold. Out of the total consideration, …
  • GMR Infra's SEZ unit to sell 51% stake in Kakinada SEZ to Aurobindo Realty 25 Sep 2020 05:25 GMR Infrastructure Limited on Friday said it had signed an agreement to sell its stake in Kakinada SEZ Limited (KSEZ) to Aurobindo Realty., Its wholly-owned subsidiary GMR SEZ and Port Holding Limited (GSPHL) will sell its entire 51% stake in Kakinada SEZ …
  • GMR to sell 51% stake in Kakinada SEZ to Aurobindo Realty at Rs 2,610 Crore 25 Sep 2020 04:54 GMR Infrastructure Limited on Friday announced divestment of the group's entire stake in Kakinada SEZ Limited (KSEZ). The company in a statement said that the GMR SEZ and Port Holding Limited, a subsidiary of GMR Infra, is selling the 51 per cent …
  • GMR Infrastructure Ltd announces divestment of Group's entire stake in Kakinada SEZ Limited 25 Sep 2020 04:52 GMR Infrastructure Limited ("GIL" or "Company") today announced signing of definitive agreements for the sale of equity owned by its wholly owned subsidiary GMR SEZ and Port Holding Limited ("GSPHL") of its entire 51% stake in …
  • COVID-19 positive YSRCP MLA airlifted from Kakinada to Bengaluru 06 Sep 2020 19:34 By ANI EAST GODAVARI: YSR Congress Party MLA Dorababu Pendem, who was tested positive for COVID-19, was airlifted from Kakinada to a hospital in Bangalore on Saturday. As per East Godavari district collector Muralidhar Reddy, MLA's kin has a hospital …
  • Airtel launches XStream Fiber Home Broadband in Rajahmundry and Kakinada 19 Aug 2020 13:00 Bharti Airtel ("Airtel"), India's largest private home broadband player, today announced the launch of its ultra-fast 'Airtel Xstream Fiber' Home Broadband service in Rajahmundry and Kakinada. Along with the rest of India, Rajahmundry …
  • To conserve mangroves, GMR Energy to stop dredging in mudflats off Kakinada coast 02 Jun 2020 18:24 GMR Energy Limited has been directed to stop dredging in the Kumbabhishekham mudflat off the Kakinada coast in Andhra Pradesh to protect the mangroves. The company was directed by the State Forest Department to remove a bund close to the mudflat adjacent …
  • GMR told to stop dredging in Kakinada 29 May 2020 17:21 The Forest Department has directed GMR Energy Limited to stop dredging activity in the Kumbabhishekham mudflat with immediate effect. It has also ordered the removal of the bund around the mangrove cover adjacent to the company’s 220 MW barge-mounted power …
  • Amphan cyclone: Uppada coast, Kakinada port on alert 19 May 2020 08:23 Kakinada: The impact of Amphan cyclone is being felt at Kakinada-Uppada Coast with the sea turning very rough at U. Kothapalli and some of the coastal areas in East Godavari district. A second warning has been issued at Kakinada Port.  Sea surged nearly 10 …
  • Tension prevails at Kakinada mangrove site 15 May 2020 14:27 Tension prevailed on the 100-acre Kakinada mangrove cover site as locals gathered there to prevent the fact-finding team of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) from inspecting the ongoing ground levelling on the Kakinada coast. A majority of those who thronged …
  • Covid-19: Toys maker Pals Plush at Kakinada SEZ to make PPE kits for medical fraternity 09 Apr 2020 18:07 Pals Plush India, a manufacturer of soft toys and accessories, operating out of the GMR Kakinada SEZ has begun manufacture of ‘Personal Protection Equipment’ kits for the medical fraternity during efforts to tackle the coronavirus pandemic. The company has …
  • 4 in Kakinada hospital on suspicion of Covid-19 16 Mar 2020 07:54
  • Coronavirus scare: South Korea returnee shifted to isolation ward in Kakinada 04 Mar 2020 11:30 By IANS VIJAYAWADA: A software engineer with suspected symptoms of coronavirus was admitted to government-run hospital in Kakinada town of Andhra Pradesh, doctors said on Wednesday. Within hours of the state government claiming that the state has no …
  • Coronavirus scare: North Korea returnee shifted to isolation ward in Kakinada 04 Mar 2020 07:46 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A software engineer, who recently returned from North Korea to his native in East Godavari district, was shifted to the isolation ward in the district headquarters hospital suspecting to be infected by the coronavirus. …
  • Barbeque Nation opens outlet in Kakinada 11 Feb 2020 18:10 Barbeque Nation, a casual dining restaurant chain, has announced the launch of its first outlet in Kakinada in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. This is Barbeque Nation’s 144th outlet in the country and the seventh in Andhra Pradesh. Barbeque …
  • Barge ferrying 600 tonnes of rice sinks near seashore in Kakinada 10 Feb 2020 04:11 By Express News Service KAKINADA: A barge transporting 600 tonnes of rice to a ship, sank near the seashore in Kakinada. According to port officials, a barge named KKD - 81 belonging to a rice exporter named Satyam Balaji Rice was carrying 600 tonnes of …
  • Adani Ports set to buy greenfield facility, SEZ in Kakinada from GMR Group 22 Jan 2020 13:07 Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ) is set to buy an under-construction greenfield commercial port in Kakinada and the adjoining SEZ located at Kona village in Thondangi mandal of East Godavari district, promoted by the Hyderabad-based GMR …
  • Shocking: 8-year-old teen sexually abuses UKG girl in AP's Kakinada district 18 Jan 2020 01:41 By Express News Service KAKINADA: In a shocking incident, two boys, aged 14 and eight, allegedly sexually abused a four-year-old girl after luring her to a terrace to fly a kite. The crime was committed in Recherlapeta of Kakinada city on Thursday …
  • YSR Congress, Jana Sena cadres clash in Andhra Pradesh's Kakinada 13 Jan 2020 07:27 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Tension prevailed in the city on Sunday when Jana Sena cadre were allegedly attacked by YSRC activists when the former tried to besiege the residence of MLA Dwarampudi Chandrasekhar Reddy in protest against his abusive …
  • Sai Praneeth gets hitched to Swetha Jayanthi in Kakinada 10 Dec 2019 01:06
  • Kakinada murder: Deepthi Sri Ishani's body fished out of Upputeru canal  26 Nov 2019 00:30 By Express News Service KAKINADA : The body of six-year-old Deepthi Sri Ishani was fished out of Upputeru canal at the Indrapalem bridge in Kakinada on Monday three days after she was abducted from her school and killed by her stepmother Santhi Kumari on …
  • Kakinada: Youth beaten to death for Rs 2 10 Nov 2019 20:09 Kakinada: A petty dispute over two rupees has led to the loss of a life and also exposed the plight of construction and daily wage workers. The incident occurred in Valasapakala village, Kakinada Rural mandal, East Godavari district on Saturday evening. …
  • Special trains from Sec’bad to Kakinada 30 Oct 2019 19:29
  • Court stays demolition of Kakinada's Bhaskara apartment 11 Oct 2019 02:59 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Residents of Bhaskara Estate under the aegis of the all-party committee are planning to launch a relay hunger strike seeking justice. The residents of the apartment at Satya Prasanna Nagar in the city were evacuated …
  • Kakinada port order under scanner 18 Sep 2019 23:29
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Jagan to give away 30 lakh house sites to the poor in AP 24 Dec 2020 23:24 Kakinada: The stage is set for distribution of about 30 lakh house sites to the homeless poor in Andhra Pradesh under a special state government scheme. East Godavari will see Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy arriving for the launch of distributions at …
  • Angry AP fishermen storm Divi’s plant over pollution threat 18 Dec 2020 01:37 Kakinada: Hundreds of farmers and fishermen, backed by Left parties, damaged an under-construction plant of Divi’s Laboratories Limited at Kothapakala village in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Thursday. The protesters barged into the plant by …
  • Reach out to rain-hit paddy farmers: Lokesh 20 Oct 2020 09:52 TDP national general secretary N. Lokesh on Monday asked the State government to come to the rescue of the farmers by giving them ₹25,000 per acre as compensation for the loss suffered due to inundation of standing paddy crops following the recent rains in …
  • Heavy rain batters Andhra, Telangana, Odisha 13 Oct 2020 13:18 Monday’s deep depression crossed the North Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday morning with the accompaniment of heavy to very heavy rainfall, and even extremely heavy falls over Coastal Andhra Pradesh while the rainfall was heavy to very over both Telangana and …
  • Three, including 2-year-old, killed as rain batters Andhra Pradesh 13 Oct 2020 02:44 By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: Three people died and two were injured in rain-related incidents in Visakhapatnam and Kadapa districts as heavy to very heavy rains, under the influence of a depression in the Bay of Bengal, battered the north coastal …
  • Breaches cause huge damage to cotton and paddy crops 16 Sep 2020 06:38 Minister promises to discuss with CM the modernisation of Yeleru Irrigation System Agriculture Minister K. Kannababu said that 26 breaches to canals had been reported across the Yeleru Irrigation System (YIS) by Tuesday evening. The breaches were due to …
  • Andhra's East Godavari district COVID-19 count crosses 2,000-mark 07 Jul 2020 02:53 By Express News Service KAKINADA: East Godavari district reported 192 coronavirus cases on Monday, taking the count to 2,147.  Of the 192 cases, 81 were reported from Kakinada Urban, 23 from Kakinada Rural, 22 from Peddapuram, 13 from Rajamahendravaram …
  • Andhra Pradesh police file cases against TDP leaders over second marriage of ex-MLA's son 14 Jun 2020 03:10 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Tuni police have filed cases under SC, ST Atrocities against TDP leaders Yanamala Ramakrishnudu, Peddapuram MLA Nimmakayala Chinna Rajappa, Pilli Radhakrishna, third son of former MLA Pilli Anantha Lakshmi, and his parents …
  • Tension prevails at Kakinada mangrove site 15 May 2020 14:27 Tension prevailed on the 100-acre Kakinada mangrove cover site as locals gathered there to prevent the fact-finding team of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) from inspecting the ongoing ground levelling on the Kakinada coast. A majority of those who thronged …
  • Tea seller, 2 truck drivers test +ve 29 Apr 2020 03:54 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Two more truck drivers — one from Ramavarrapadu in Vijayawada and another from Gannavaram, and a tea seller  with shops in Auto Nagar and Karmika Nagar — tested positive for Covid-19 on Tuesday. Meanwhile, with 13 …
  • Five of a family test positive in East Godavari district 20 Apr 2020 03:38 Five persons of a family tested positive for COVID-19 after another member of the family, a 28-year-old woman, was declared positive for the virus on Saturday. The family resides in the Mangalavarampeta area under Rajamahendravaram Municipal Corporation ( …
  • Three women, two girls test positive in East Godavari 11 Apr 2020 06:37 Three women and two girls aged 3 years and 10 years respectively have been tested positive for coronavirus in Kathipudi area of Shankaravam mandal in East Godavari district on Friday. Of the postive patients, a 50-year-old woman and the 10-year-old girl …
  • Morning walker dies after lorry hits her, cops suspect low visibility due to fog 29 Dec 2019 11:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Two women were hit by a lorry when they were on their morning walk in Peddapuram Mandal of East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday.  While one of them died on the spot, her friend suffered severe injuries. The …
  • One washed away, reservoirs full, first flood warning issued in Krishna district 25 Oct 2019 05:04 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: One person was washed away in Srikakulam district as rains continued to lash several parts of the State on Thursday. Prakasam Barrage has been receiving heavy inflows and the Krishna district administration issued first …
  • Non-profit group Mana Peddapuram launches ‘Rice for plastic’ drive to save earth, fight hunger 05 Oct 2019 03:10 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Amid nationwide attempts to make India plastic-free, a non-profit group from East Godavari has come up with its ‘rice for plastic’ initiative, to make people give up products made of the synthetic material. The group, known …
  • 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 …
  • Chittoor's version of Jallikattu goes unchecked 16 Jan 2021 02:07 TIRUPATI: Despite a ban, Chittoor district witnessed the traditional bull-taming sport, a mild version of Tamil Nadu’s Jallikattu, with thousands of people including politicos urging the bull-tamers on in many villages this time too, on Friday. The ban …
  • ESI doctor kills self due to family issues 08 Jan 2021 18:02 By Express News Service SANGAREDDY: In a shocking incident, a doctor allegedly killed himself by consuming pesticide, at his residence in Vidya Nagar, Sangareddy town, on Thursday.The deceased person has been identified as Dr Amar Babu, 35, a renowned …
  • Jagan to give away 30 lakh house sites to the poor in AP 24 Dec 2020 23:24 Kakinada: The stage is set for distribution of about 30 lakh house sites to the homeless poor in Andhra Pradesh under a special state government scheme. East Godavari will see Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy arriving for the launch of distributions at …
  • Churches tweak plans in shadow of pandemic 19 Dec 2020 00:07 St Joseph’s Cathedral, Abids, is spruced up ahead of Christmas celebrationsHyderabad: Sunday marks the beginning of Christmas celebrations in many churches across the city, albeit subdued with restrictions on carol singing, mid-night mass and community …
  • Winter not chilly in Hyderabad this year 18 Dec 2020 01:28 Hyderabad: It is past the middle of December, but the wintry cold continues to elude the city. Instead, city witnessed a 2º Celsius increase in the minimum temperature on Thursday, going up to 17.3ºC. The normal minimum for this time of the 15.3ºC. An …
  • Industrial parks to be converted into IT parks 11 Dec 2020 05:15 The State government on Thursday issued orders converting 11 industrial parks that are within the Outer Ring Road into Information Technology parks. The industrial parks that will be converted into IT parks are the ones at Kukatpally, Gandhinagar, …
  • Hyderabad GHMC polls | TRS emerges single largest party 04 Dec 2020 18:33 The ruling TRS has retained its status as the single largest party in the GHMC Council by winning the highest number of seats in the 150 divisions for which elections were conducted on December 1. Of the 149 divisions for which results were declared up to …
  • IT hub, adjoining areas score low in voting nos. 02 Dec 2020 23:50 Hyderabad: Fears of a low voter turnout in the IT corridor and surrounding areas of Greater Hyderabad have come true. Municipal divisions like Madhapur, Miyapur, Hafeezpet, Kondapur, Gachibowli, Chandanagar and Serilingampally have registered lowest …
  • Hyderabad takes city elections easy 02 Dec 2020 07:46 Hyderabad: True to form, the city remained unmoved by the high-voltage campaign and did not stir out in large numbers for the GHMC elections on Tuesday. Still, the final polling percentage was 45.7, the highest in three GHMC polls. It was 45.27 per cent in …
  • New barrages: Tenders for DPRs re-invited 30 Nov 2020 05:40 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The water resources department has re-invited tenders for the preparation of the detailed project reports (DPRs) for the two barrages sanctioned downstream Prakasam Barrage to tap the surplus water that goes waste into …
  • Protests against roads damaged between AP's Indrapalem, NH 216 23 Nov 2020 08:42 KAKINADA: A WhatsApp group comprising youth and traders have started a movement against moving of heavy vehicles, including those with 10 tyres, through Indrapalem and Chidiga villages towards the newly constructed 216 National Highway. This is badly …
  • Andhra invites DPR tenders for barrages along the Krishna 17 Oct 2020 04:53 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State Water Resources Department has invited tenders for preparation of detailed project reports (DPRs) for the two barrages proposed downstream of Prakasam Barrage that were recently sanctioned to tap the surplus …
  • Thousands evacuated as floodwaters snap road links and submerge crops in Andhra Pradesh 16 Oct 2020 06:23 By Express News Service KAKINADA/VIJAYAWADA: Even as the rains decreased from Thursday morning, several villages in West and East Godavari districts, including the urban areas of Kakinada and Rajamahendravaram, remain underwater.  Over 1.13 lakh people …
  • GHMC causing Heath hazards during COVID 09 Oct 2020 01:23 GHMC Ramachandrapuram fails to remove garbage piled up which includes domestic and medical waste etc near OLD MIG 49A due to shortage of vehicles for uplifting and transportation. Garbage piled up causing serious Heath hazard and stink resulting in …
  • Six bike lifters held, 44 vehicles seized in Vijayawada 08 Oct 2020 04:42 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Vijayawada police on Wednesday arrested six notorious inter-state property offenders and recovered 44 motorcycles worth Rs 18 lakh from their possession. All of them hail from East Godavari and have committed various …
  • Rs 204 crore for two new barrages in Krishna basin to utilise flood water 18 Sep 2020 02:19 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State Water Resources Department has accorded ‘stage-1 administrative sanction’ of Rs  204.37 crore for the construction of two new barrages downstream Prakasam Barrage in lower Krishna basin to utilise flood water …
  • State bans online gaming, betting platforms 04 Sep 2020 07:39 Under the new laws, those convicted of playing banned online gaming platforms would be awarded six months of imprisonment, and two years of jail for repeat conviction. Following the Centre’s ban on online games such as PUBG, the Andhra Pradesh Cabinet has …
  • Godavari flood fears recede in Andhra Pradesh 19 Aug 2020 04:14 By Express News Service KAKINADA/VIJAYAWADA: River Godavari continued to be in spate on Tuesday as well with the flood discharge to Bhadrachalam and, subsequently to Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage in Dowleswaram touching almost 23 lakh cusecs.  Though the ‘ …
  • 891 TMC released into the sea since June 1 from Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage 19 Aug 2020 04:14 Express News Service KAKINADA: From  June 1 to August 18 this year, around 891 TMC of surplus water was released into the sea through Dowleswaram Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage and another 58 TMC of water was released into canals, barrage Superintendent …
  • Thunderstorms likely to occur in next five days across Andhra Pradesh 17 Aug 2020 03:37 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Under the influence of low pressure areas in the Bay of Bengal and active South West Monsoon, heavy rains occurred at isolated places in East Godavari district and parts of West Godavari district.  Light to moderate …
  • IMD warning:  Heavy rains to continue in all coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh 15 Aug 2020 04:23 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Under the influence of low-pressure areas formed in North-West Bay of Bengal, heavy rains occurred at several places in north coastal districts, particularly Visakhapatnam, East Godavari and parts of West Godavari, …
  • 31,000 schools to be renovated in Naadu-Nedu Phase II & III  05 Aug 2020 06:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The schedules for Phases II and III of the ‘Mana Badi - Naadu-Nedu’ programme have been finalised. As many as 31,073 schools are to be revamped under these phases at an estimated cost of Rs  7,700 crore.In Phase II, Rs  …
  • Chelluboyina, Seediri Appalaraju sworn in as Andhra Pradesh Ministers 22 Jul 2020 23:42 Members of Legislative Assembly Chelluboyina Srinvasa Venugopalakrishna and Seediri Appalaraju were sworn-in as ministers in the State cabinet at Raj Bhavan on Thursday. Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan administered the oath of office in the presence of …
  • Andhra CM expands cabinet, two ministers sworn in 22 Jul 2020 17:49 Amaravati, July 22 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday expanded his Cabinet by inducting two ministers and elevated Dharmana Krishnadas as his deputy. The Chief Minister also made few changes in the portfolios of a …
  • Andhra CM expands cabinet, inducts two Ministers 22 Jul 2020 11:01 Amaravati, July 22 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, here on Wednesday, expanded his cabinet by inducting two Ministers. C. Srinivasa Venugopala Krishna and Seediri Appalaraju took oath at a ceremony in Raj Bhavan. Governor …
  • Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy inducts two first-time MLAs into his Cabinet 22 Jul 2020 10:11 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday inducted two first-time MLAs into his Cabinet. The party's MLA from Ramachandrapuram in East Godavari district, Chelluboina Srinivasa Venugopalakrishna, …
  • Andhra Pradesh Cabinet rejig scheduled for July 22 21 Jul 2020 23:11 The much-awaited State Cabinet expansion is scheduled for Wednesday at 1.29 p.m. Chief Minister Y.S Jagan Mohan Reddy has decided to fill the two berths which fell vacant due to the resignation of Pilli Subhash Chandra Bose and Mopidevi Venkataramana on …
  • AP Cabinet Expansion 21 Jul 2020 06:37 (Left-right) Pilli Subhashchandra Bose and Mopidevi Venkata Ramana VIJAYAWADA: Ministers Pilli Subhashchandra Bose and Mopidevi Venkata Ramana, who have been elected to the Rajya Sabha, resigned on Monday, paving the way for expansion of state cabinet on …
  • Minority and SC leaders picked for MLC seats under Governor’s quota 21 Jul 2020 05:49 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The suspense over who would get the two MLC seats under the Governor’s quota is finally over. Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, despite pressure from several sections including the Reddy community, has preferred to …
  • Andhra's East Godavari district COVID-19 count crosses 2,000-mark 07 Jul 2020 02:53 By Express News Service KAKINADA: East Godavari district reported 192 coronavirus cases on Monday, taking the count to 2,147.  Of the 192 cases, 81 were reported from Kakinada Urban, 23 from Kakinada Rural, 22 from Peddapuram, 13 from Rajamahendravaram …
  • SBM Bank India, Mastercard to facilitate cross border transactions, remittances 06 Jul 2020 11:22 New Delhi: Government of Mauritius-promoted SBM Bank India and global payments technology major Mastercard have joined hands to facilitate cross-border payments and remittances services, a statement said on Monday. The SBM Bank India customers will be able …
  • Covid-19 relief didn’t reach Jan Dhan accounts of many women, says survey 06 Jul 2020 04:48 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: A recent report based on a survey claims that Covid-19 relief announced under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) has not reached several women in Telangana. Inactive bank accounts under the PMJDY, and lack of …
  • Water board hopes rain will boost revenue 29 Jun 2020 00:12 Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board (HMWS&SB) is banking on bountiful rain to boost its revenues this season. Fresh inflows into the Manjeera reservoir, one of the major potable water source to the city and industries …
  • Huge haul of ganja worth ₹1 crore seized 18 Jun 2020 11:04 The Tirupati Urban sleuths seized a huge haul of Ganja illegally transported under the garb of jackfruit from Odisha to Chittoor on Wednesday and arrested seven persons in this connection. At 1,064 kg estimated to be worth ₹1 crore, this is said to be the …
  • In E Godavari village, lone man infects 150 04 Jun 2020 00:27 Kakinada: About 20 kilometres from Kakinada, situated between green fields and coconut groves, lies Gollala Mamidada village. The otherwise nondescript hamlet in Pedapudi mandal in East Godavari district is now making headlines for having earned the …
  • Six new deaths; COVID-19 tally in Telangana crosses 2,000 28 May 2020 06:48 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: On Tuesday, the State recorded a whopping 68 positive cases which surprisingly included 49 Saudi Arabia deportees and 19 migrant cases. No cases were recorded in GHMC limits. Six more people died on Wednesday and the …
  • Lockdown relaxation to blame for rising tally in Telangana? 27 May 2020 06:16 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Telangana recorded 71 Covid-19 cases and one death on Tuesday. The death toll has risen to 57, while the total number of cases stands at 1,991. Reportedly, a staff nurse at Niloufer Hospital also tested positive for the …
  • Returning migrants boost corona tally in Andhra Pradesh 24 May 2020 15:23 Amaravati (AP): Andhra Pradesh’s coronavirus incidence is now being fed by returning migrants. With 66 fresh infections reported up to 9 am Sunday, the total number of COVID-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh climbed to 2780, the state’s health department said. …
  • 19 more test positive in East Godavari, active cases rise to 49 24 May 2020 03:19 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Nineteen coronavirus positive cases were reported in East Godavari district on Saturday, taking the tally to 95. All the new cases are the contacts of the 60-year-old positive patient, who died recently. On Friday, 11 …
  • COVID-19: Public art in Hyderabad to spread awareness 14 May 2020 09:46 During the early days of lockdown, Md. Abdul Basith with a team of 15 people hit the road opposite the bus stand at Patancheru. With a bagful of water paints, brushes and sanitisers, these artists wearing masks were on a mission. “We wanted to spread …
  • Cases of six-year-old, senior citizen puzzle authorities 14 Apr 2020 00:05 Faced with some baffling instances of individuals contracting COVID-19 on the outskirts of Hyderabad, police and health officials are struggling to ascertain how the transmission took place. Two such cases, that of a six-year-old boy of Sai Krupa Colony in …
  • Two more test positive for COVID-19 in Andhra Pradesh, tally touches 21 30 Mar 2020 03:54 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: On Sunday, the total number of positive cases of COVID-19 in the State increased to 21, with two more persons tested positive for the virus. Both the patients are contacts of patient number 7, who returned from …
  • SCR commissions 12.2 km double line 16 Mar 2020 02:40 South Central Railway (SCR) has completed a long-pending infrastructure project, by opening the first four lines, with two new double line electrified stretch from Moula Ali to Ghatkesar, successfully commissioned a few days ago after the go ahead by the …
  • Three suspected COVID-19 cases in EG, one in Anantapur; Nellore student stable 15 Mar 2020 05:09 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/KAKINADA/NELLORE: Three more persons in their 30s, who returned from abroad, were admitted to Kakinada Government General Hospital in East Godavari district and one person was admitted to Anantapur GGH with …
  • City Union Bank opens 3 new branches on March 13, 2020 13 Mar 2020 11:55 City Union Bank Ltd has inaugurated 3 new branches at Bikaner (Rajasthan), Ramachandrapuram (Hyderabad, Sangareddy District, Telangana) and Edaiyiruppu (Thanjavur District, Tamil Nadu) on March 13, 2020. Shares of CITY UNION BANK LTD. was last trading in …
  • Swine flu makes a comeback, two infants test positive in East Godavari 04 Mar 2020 02:13 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Swine flu has made headlines again as two kids from East Godavari tested positive for the infection last week. These cases were reported from Ramachandrapuram and Rajavommangi and confirmed by district medical and health …
  • Hyderabad: Jewllery looted from two house break-ins 24 Feb 2020 10:01 Hyderabad: Burglars broke into two houses at different places in the city and made away with gold and silver ornaments. In the first case, complainant Mohd Aahil, a resident of Hyderguda, said that he had gone to Ajmer with his family on February 17.   …
  • TNPSC recruitment scam: Appavu refutes Jayakumar’s charges 13 Feb 2020 03:10 Former Radhapuram MLA M. Appavu has categorically denied Fisheries Minister D. Jayakumar’s allegation that he had close ties with one of the persons arrested in connection with the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission recruitment scam. After the CB-CID …
  • Long-pending allocation of Rs 40 crore for MMTS Phase II comes through 06 Feb 2020 07:25 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The much awaited, albeit delayed, MMTS Phase II project has received yet another allocation of Rs 40 crore. The line, which was sanctioned in 2012-13, was supposed to be completed by the end of 2019. However, a …
  • Revamped toy train launched in Hyderabad zoo 02 Dec 2019 04:54 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: A revamped toy train at Nehru Zoological Park in the city was inaugurated on Sunday. Various parts of the toy train like the engine and sprockets were overhauled by BHEL under its CSR initiative. For about three days, the …
  • Shortage of ground staff hits GHMC’s revenue mop-up 02 Nov 2019 03:55 The GHMC is zealously pursuing its goal to include more assessees on its property tax net and increase its revenue, but shortage of ground staff could prove to be its Achilles’ heel. Bill collectors and tax inspectors, who are to conduct field inspections …
  • Two killed, villages cut off as heavy rain lashes Andhra Pradesh 24 Oct 2019 04:47 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Heavy rains battered coastal districts leaving two dead and several interior villages cut off and inundating residential colonies in various parts of the State on Wednesday. Two persons died in West Godavari district and …
  • Heavy rains likely at some place in TS 23 Oct 2019 05:22 Hyderabad: According to the Met office forecast, in many districts of TS, heavy rainfall is likely. There will also be thundershowers. On Tuesday, heavy rainfall was witnessed at many places in Hyderabad. In Ramachandrapuram, the highest rainfall was …
  • Expect heavy rain in Hyderabad till October 24 21 Oct 2019 02:35 TNN | Updated: Oct 21, 2019, 6:35 IST After a short break, rains made a comeback to the city on Sunday with many areas receiving up to 40mm rainfall...Read MoreIt will be a rainy start to festive season as the India Meteorological Department (IMD), …
  • Assaults, murder of journalists: YSRCP men named in 4 FIRs 21 Oct 2019 00:46 The Cabinet did not take up Venkataramaiah’s suggestion, and a CMO official said that Chief Minister Y S Jaganmohan Reddy had “made it clear that AP Government has no intention of harassing journalists or reporters”. (File) While the Andhra Pradesh Cabinet …
  • Grief turns to anger as two TSRTC staff commit suicide 14 Oct 2019 02:20 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The striking TSRTC employees broke down and their grief turned into anger on Sunday when two of their colleagues, a bus driver and a conductor committed suicide. The bus driver was D Srinivasa Reddy from Khammam while the …
  • Hot proposition: Not every farmer can grow this 03 Oct 2019 01:03 P Sivarama Krishna Reddy, owner of a chilli cold store in Guntur. (Express photo by Harish Damodaran) Vuyyuru Venkateswara Reddy produced about 84 quintals of ‘Tejaswini’, a small-sized highly-pungent hybrid chilli, on three acres last year. He harvested …
  • ESI hospital assistant arrested in IMS fraud 01 Oct 2019 10:04 Hyderabad: The Anti Corruption Bureau sleuths have arrested senior assistant of ESI hospital for colluding with officials and causing Rs 52.51 lakh fraud faking medical camp when no such camp was conducted. So far the ACB sleuths have arrested eight …
  • Torrential rains yet to swell up Hyderabad's reservoirs 30 Sep 2019 04:06 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The torrential rains that lashed the twin cities and the neighbouring districts of Hyderabad over the past one week brought no solace to the Hyderabad Metropolitan Water and Sewerage Board (HMWSSB) as Osmansagar, …
  • CPI (Maoist) Foundation Day passes off peacefully 22 Sep 2019 03:02 The strategic move of the Maoist rebels to organise the 15th Foundation Day celebrations of the CPI (Maoist) for nearly more than one-and-a-half month from Saturday prompted the police to bolster security arrangements across the Agency areas in the State …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Plastic to be banned in agency areas from New Year 27 Dec 2020 01:55 KAKINADA: Menace of plastic pollution in agency areas of East Godavari district has reached such enormous proportions that authorities have decided to ban use of plastics from the New Year day onwards. An awareness programme is scheduled to be conducted in …
  • Jagan to give away 30 lakh house sites to the poor in AP 24 Dec 2020 23:24 Kakinada: The stage is set for distribution of about 30 lakh house sites to the homeless poor in Andhra Pradesh under a special state government scheme. East Godavari will see Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy arriving for the launch of distributions at …
  • A.P.’s sole grasslands finds itself in a crossfire 21 Dec 2020 06:28 While officials want to open the Gudisa hill range for tourism, tribals residing there will have none of it The lush Gudisa hill range in East Godavari Agency is in the middle of a face-off between tourism officials and tribals, with both sides divided …
  • Basic amenities a far cry in remote EG hamlets 14 Dec 2020 05:44 Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Gurtedu, a tribal hamlet which shot into news following the kidnap of six government officials by the erstwhile People’s War Group more than three decades ago, is still plagued by lack of road connectivity and basic …
  • India mystery illness: Where... 11 Dec 2020 11:05 A 26-year-old mother of two, who suffered the mysterious illness in Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district headquarters Eluru is shaken. Where she could shift if it was really the living conditions that caused the scourge, she asks. "We always …
  • Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Mohan Reddy gives out forest rights pattas to tribals 03 Oct 2020 03:42 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday distributed Recognition of Forest Rights (RoFR) pattas to tribal beneficiaries in the State. Over the next month, about 1.53 lakh tribals will get pattas for three lakh acres …
  • Bandh demanding amendment to Go.No.3 evokes warm response in East Godavari agency 29 Sep 2020 14:06 The one-day bandh call given by tribal associations, demanding constitutional amendment to the Go.No.3 that was scrapped by the apex court in April, received a warm response from all quarters of life in the East Godavari agency on Tuesday. The Go.No.3 …
  • Flood situation in Karnataka, Andhra, Bihar grim; flash flood in hills 19 Aug 2020 02:25 Image Source : PTI Pedestrians walk through a waterlogged road during heavy rain. As monsoon rains continue to set new records this season, several rivers across India continue to flow above danger levels bringing with them floods. Flood situation in …
  • Floods hit eight mandals in East Godavri district, several villages cut off 17 Aug 2020 02:01 By Express News Service KAKINADA/VIJAYAWADA: As Godavari continued to be in spate, the East Godavari district administration issued  the second flood warning at Sir Arthur Cotton (SAC) Barrage in Dowleswaram on Sunday. With the forecast of Central …
  • Godavari in spate, road links to 19 villages cut off 14 Aug 2020 08:04 Kakinada: The Godavari is receiving copious amounts of floodwaters from the Indravathi and nearly six lakh cusecs of water was released into the sea at the Sir Arthur Cotton Barriage till Thursday Night. The water levels in the Godavari are increasing, …
  • Telangana senior CPI (M) leader Sunnam Rajaiah dies of COVID-19 04 Aug 2020 04:53 Former Bhadrachalam MLA, senior CPI (M) leader and Girijana Sangam leader Sunnam Rajaiah (68), reportedly died of COVID-19 in the wee hours on Tuesday. He died while being shifted from Hyderabad to a COVID-19 Hospital in Vijayawada. He is survived by wife …
  • Eight, including a woman, held in gangrape case 21 Jul 2020 05:35 By Express News Service KAKINADA: The Korukonda police on Monday arrested eight more persons in connection with the gangrape of a 16-year-old girl. Disclosing the details, Rajamahendravaram Urban SP Shemushi Bajpai said the minor girl’s mother asked one …
  • Human Rights Forum: LS segment-based district formation irrational 21 Jul 2020 03:31 By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM:  The Human Rights Forum (HRF) has felt that formation of smaller districts is long overdue as Andhra Pradesh has a very low number of districts. However, the government is contemplating making the parliamentary …
  • Demand for separate district for Rampa grows louder 25 Jun 2020 06:37 Public representatives and people from all walks of life in the Rampa Agency have intensified their efforts for the creation of a new district with Rampachodavaram as the headquarters and to convince the government to drop the proposal, if any, to merge …
  • Allu Arjun's Pushpa shooting update: Sukumar shifts its locales from Kerala to the Telugu states 18 Jun 2020 19:09 Allu Arjun Army celebrates 3rd anniversary Director Sukumar is set to start shooting for stylish star Allu Arjun's upcoming movie Pushpa. He is shifting its first schedule from the forests of Kerala to Andhra Pradesh and Telangana due to COVID-19. …
  • With 105 new cases, Andhra’s tally at 3,676 01 Jun 2020 23:37 People flock to shops in Visakhapatnam to buy PPE, sanitisers etc Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh reported 105 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, taking the tally to 3,676. The state also registered two more Covid-19 casualties, increasing the toll to 64. The …
  • Corona+ mother allowed to breast-feed baby after docs dither over coronavirus 26 May 2020 06:06 Kakinada: A lactating mother who tested positive for the coronavirus was finally allowed to feed her six-month-old baby by the Government General Hospital (GGH) here. The woman from Gollalamamidada village in Pedapudi mandal was admitted to GGH with Covid- …
  • 90 evacuees test +ve in 72hrs in T, AP 26 May 2020 00:10 Representative image HYDERABAD/VIJAYAWADA: Authorities battling the spread of novel coronavirus in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh said 90 foreign returnees have tested positive for the deadly virus in the last 72 hours, pushing the overall caseload …
  • COVID-19: 568 soon-to-be mothers at risk in East Godavari 11 May 2020 02:28 By Express News Service KAKINADA: Under the Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA), 4,532 pregnant women underwent various tests in East Godavari district on Saturday. The PMSMA aims to provide assured, comprehensive and quality antenatal care …
  • Allu Arjun, Sukumar’s film titled 'Pushpa' 08 Apr 2020 05:45 Express News Service Actor Allu Arjun is gearing up to start shooting for his new film with director Sukumar. Currently dubbed AA 20, the film also has Rashmika Mandanna as the leading lady.  The production house, Mythri Movie Makers, on Monday, announced …
  • 3 boys arrested  for raping  Class 9 student  29 Feb 2020 05:03 By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: In a yet another chilling incident, a tribal minor girl was allegedly raped by three minor boys at Busigudem of Rampachodavaram Agency in East Godavari district. The girl from Daragudem village is a Class 9 …
  • Rs 130 crore for 236 roads, 57 buildings in Agency areas 11 Jan 2020 06:03 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Deputy Chief Minister (Tribal Welfare) P Pushpa Srivani has said the government released `130.46 crore for laying roads and construction of 56 buildings in the Agency areas. She hopes that 236 roads, once completed, …
  • Middlemen rule the roost in ‘lipstick seed’ trade 09 Jan 2020 13:45 Middlemen continue to dictate terms in the trade of the famed Annatto seed, which is used in making lipstick. Annatto plant is grown in the Rampa Agency, which is one of the largest producers of the species in South India. The plant species is locally …
  • Freedom struggle memorabilia lie forgotten here 21 Dec 2019 21:59 On a cold winter evening, the Rampachodavaram police station looks desolate, with just a street dog lying in the lock-up. A bundle of firewood has been stored in an old building by police personnel deputed for combing operations in the Rampachodavaram …
  • Popular fable ‘Paramanandayya Sishyula Katha’ set to entertain children in a 3D format 19 Nov 2019 12:50 Venkata Rajesh Puli is a familiar name in director Maruti’s circle of associates. He had worked as Maruti’s co-director for Ee Rojullo and Bus Stop and also worked for a couple of his films as an executive producer. Thereafter, he directed Bunny and Cherry …
  • Telangana's victims of Godavari Boat Accident get ex gratia, magisterial inquiry begins 26 Oct 2019 01:51 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: The State government on Friday sanctioned Rs 10 lakh each to the families of the 12 persons from neighbouring Telangana State, who died in the Royal Vasishta boat capsize incident in River Godavari …
  • Two killed, villages cut off as heavy rain lashes Andhra Pradesh 24 Oct 2019 04:47 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Heavy rains battered coastal districts leaving two dead and several interior villages cut off and inundating residential colonies in various parts of the State on Wednesday. Two persons died in West Godavari district and …
  • Tourist boat retrieved 38 days after Godavari tragedy 23 Oct 2019 03:06 Thirty-eight days after the boat tragedy in Godavari river near Kachuluru village in Devipatnam mandal of East Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh, expert swimmers of two private agencies and officials retrieved the vessel on Tuesday. The swimmers found …
  • Eight tourists from Karnataka killed as bus falls into gorge in East Godavari district 15 Oct 2019 15:03 As many as eight tourists were killed and six others suffered injuries when a private bus overturned near Chinturu village in the district on Tuesday. The victims were all natives of Chitradurga district of Karnataka, and were on a pilgrimage in Telangana, …
  • Toll in Godavari boat tragedy mounts to 27 18 Sep 2019 07:08 The toll in the tourist boat capsize in the River Godavari rose to 27 on Tuesday with disaster response force and fire services personnel retrieving 18 more bodies. Nine bodies were traced till Monday. The private tourist boat, with 73 persons on board, …
  • 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. …