• Tight security in place for A.P. Assembly session 30 Nov 2020 08:44 The Guntur and Vijayawada City Police have put in place tight security for the winter session of the Legislative Assembly, which will begin from Monday. Police conducted vehicle checking on roads leading to the Assembly at Undavalli, Thullur, Velagapudi, …
  • 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 …
  • Coronavirus | Andhra Pradesh claims 1.13% positivity rate 29 Nov 2020 20:54 Kerala was on the threshold of six-lakh COVID-19 cases on Sunday, with the State reporting 5,643 new cases from 49,775 samples. The test positivity rate continued in the 9-11% range rising a bit to 11.34% on Sunday. Also, 5,861 COVID-19 patients got …
  • State reports second-lowest single-day tally 29 Nov 2020 09:26 The State reported 625 new COVID infections and five deaths in the past 24 hours ending Saturday morning. It was the second-lowest single-day tally in the past five months. The tally increased to 8,67,063 and the toll reached 6,981. Meanwhile, 1,186 …
  • 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 …
  • 625 test positive, five die of coronavirus in a day in Andhra Pradesh 29 Nov 2020 02:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The state reported under 1,000 new cases of coronavirus for the second consecutive day on Saturday. The one-day spike in seven districts was less than 50 infections each, and under 100 in five districts. Also, five more …
  • TTD to open Vaikunta Dwarama for 10 days from December 25 28 Nov 2020 18:56 By Express News Service TIRUMALA: For the first time, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Board of Trustees has decided to open Vaikunta Dwaram (Uttara Dwaram) of Lord Venkateswara Temple in Tirumala for 10 days starting Vaikunta Ekadasi on December 25. …
  • Andhra Pradesh to cross one crore Covid tests mark in a day or two 28 Nov 2020 07:04 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Covid-19 count in Andhra Pradesh increased to 8,66,438 with another 733 cases being reported in the last 24 hours ending Friday 9 am. As many as 1,205 patients discharged from different Covid-19 hospitals across the …
  • Another low pressure area 28 Nov 2020 04:55 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Though cyclone Nivar has weakened into a well marked low pressure area over South Coastal Andhra Pradesh and adjoining West Central Bay of Bengal, South Coastal districts are still facing heavy rain threat as another low …
  • 1,031 new COVID-19 cases and eight deaths in Andhra Pradesh 27 Nov 2020 08:47 The State has reported 1,031 new COVID-19 infections and eight deaths in the 24 hours ending Thursday morning, taking the tally to 8,65,705 and the toll to 6,970. The mortality rate was put at 0.81%. More 1,081 patients recovered during the period taking …
  • Three farmers trapped in Rallamadugu project, two rescued 27 Nov 2020 04:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A farmer was washed away while two others were rescued by police after they were trapped in the overflowing Rallamadugu project in Yerpedu mandal of Chittoor district. According to police, Venkatesh (21), Ramesh (21) and …
  • Cyclone Nivar snaps road links in Nellore, Chittoor and Kadapa; farmer washed away 27 Nov 2020 04:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/NELLORE/CHITTOOR/KADAPA: Heavy rains battered Nellore, Chittoor and Kadapa districts on Thursday under the impact of severe cyclone Nivar, which crossed the coast near Puducherry around 2.30 am. Though there …
  • In Karnataka, low positivity trend holds 27 Nov 2020 03:03 Kerala reported 5,378 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, and a test positivity rate of 9.6% for 55,996 samples. The active case pool stood at 64,486 cases. The Health Department added 27 more deaths to the list of fatalities. Six deaths were reported from …
  • Andhra Pradesh Minister starts campaign to promote reading habit among students 27 Nov 2020 02:48 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Education Minister Adimulapu Suresh launched ‘We love reading’ campaign during a programme held to mark the Constitution Day at Venkateswara Vignana Mandiram here on Thursday. Speaking on the occasion, he said the concept of …
  • Andhra's 'we love reading' to inculcate reading habit in children 26 Nov 2020 15:56 AMARAVATI: Adding another dimension to the already prioritised field of education, Andhra Pradesh government on Thursday launched 'we love reading' campaign to inculcate the habit of reading in school students. Education Minister Adimulapu Suresh …
  • Cyclone Nivar brings torrential rains to Andhra Pradesh, one dead 26 Nov 2020 12:39 Normal life was thrown out of gear as heavy to extremely heavy rainfall ranging from 6 cm to 30 cm battered at least half of Andhra Pradesh under the influence of cyclone Nivar, leaving one dead. Another farmer was feared washed away while NDRF personnel …
  • 4 from AP involved in burglaries in city held 26 Nov 2020 01:40 Coimbatore: The Karumathampatti police on Tuesday arrested four people, including a couple from Guntur in Andhra Pradesh, and recovered 16 sovereigns of gold ornaments, Rs 20,000 and a mobile phone from them. Angamma Rao, 32, his wife Angamma, and his …
  • Amaravati land case: SC stays Andhra Pradesh HC gag order on media 25 Nov 2020 14:22 A 2019 pic of an unfinished government building in Amaravati.The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed an order of the Andhra Pradesh High Court restraining the media from reporting an FIR filed by the AP anti-corruption bureau against a former legal officer …
  • Amaravati land case: Supreme Court stays Andhra Pradesh HC gag order on media 25 Nov 2020 10:13 A 2019 pic of an unfinished government building in Amaravati.The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed an order of the Andhra Pradesh High Court restraining the media from reporting an FIR filed by the AP anti-corruption bureau against a former legal officer …
  • Amaravati land case: SC stays Andhra Pradesh HC gag order 25 Nov 2020 08:11 A 2019 pic of an unfinished government building in Amaravati.The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed an order of the Andhra Pradesh High Court restraining the media from reporting an FIR filed by the AP anti-corruption bureau against a former legal officer …
  • SCR revises Guntur-Secunderabad special train schedule 25 Nov 2020 08:04 The South Central Railway (SCR) zone has revised the schedule of Guntur-Secunderabad-Guntur daily special train on Tuesday. “In order to facilitate the passengers, Indian Railways will run previously announced special trains between Guntur-Secunderabad- …
  • Cyclone Nivar likely to batter Rayalaseema today 25 Nov 2020 07:09 VISAKHAPATNAM: Cyclone Nivar is very likely to bring widespread rain over south Andhra Pradesh post its landfall as the influence of the tropical system is seen till Tirupati. The gale wind speed could reach 65-75 kmph gusting up to 85kmph on November 26. …
  • BoB’s renovated Benz Circle branch opened 25 Nov 2020 06:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Bank of Baroda’s renovated Benz Circle branch was inaugurated by Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Minister Kodali Venkateswara Rao (Nani) and Bank of Baroda, Hyderabad Zone, General Manager Manmohan Gupta on Tuesday. …
  • Weather: ‘Nivar’ ratchets up as severe cyclone 25 Nov 2020 03:49 Cyclone ‘Nivar’ intensified into a severe cyclone on Tuesday night and lay over the South-West Bay of Bengal about 310 km East-South-East of Cuddalore, about 320 km east South-East of Puducherry and 380 km South-South-East of Chennai. It could intensify …
  • Andhra Pradesh coronavirus tally grows by 1,085 cases 25 Nov 2020 03:48 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh added 1,085 new cases to its coronavirus tally on Tuesday, taking the gross positives to 8,63,843 lakh. In the same period, 1,447 patients got cured and eight more succumbed, the latest bulletin released …
  • Coronavirus | Kerala, A.P. show flat case graph 24 Nov 2020 23:18 Kerala reported a slight drop in test positivity rate for COVID-19 on Tuesday, at 9.04%, and added 5,420 new cases of infection. The State tested 59,983 samples. Total new cases – 37,609 – registered between Nov 15-21, was lower than the previous week (Nov …
  • Coastal Tamil Nadu braces for very severe cyclone Nivar 24 Nov 2020 23:18 Heavy rainfall, squally winds likely; A.P., Telangana, Karnataka on high alert; CM declares public holiday on November 25; 22 NDRF teams on standby. Cyclone Nivar over southwest Bay of Bengal has moved westwards and lay about 380 km east-southeast of …
  • Andhra Pradesh to set up 4 harbours, 25 aqua hubs to promote fishing 24 Nov 2020 21:17 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy.The Andhra Pradesh government is set to begin work on four fishing harbours and 25 aqua hubs to encourage fishing activity, provide livelihood and employment to fishermen and to prevent them from …
  • GAIL proposes Kondapalli-Tirupati natural gas pipeline 24 Nov 2020 19:45 State-owned GAIL is planning a 450-km pipeline from Kondapalli, near Vijayawada, to Tirupati for supplying natural gas to industries and city gas distribution projects. Though the proposed infrastructure is for catering to consumers in Andhra Pradesh, the …
  • Andhra Pradesh braces for Cyclone Nivar, CM asks officials to gear up for any eventuality 24 Nov 2020 13:23 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With Cyclone Nivar hurtling towards the south coast of Andhra Pradesh, the state government has sounded a high alert in all districts, particularly Nellore, Chittoor and three other Rayalaseema districts. In its special …
  • Inter student ends life over poor academic performance  24 Nov 2020 06:25 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: An Intermediate second year student allegedly died by suicide at Ibrahimpatnam near Vijayawada on Monday. Though the incident happened four days ago, it came to light on Monday after the minor boy breathed his last while …
  • 70% of Andhra's class VIII students attend schools  24 Nov 2020 03:46 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The attendance of class 8 students, who thronged schools across the state on Monday after months, stood close to 70 per cent on day one, said Minister for Education Audimulapu Suresh. Classes for class 9 and 10 students …
  • Andhra: Only 545 coronavirus cases emerge in 24 hours 24 Nov 2020 03:39 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh on Monday witnessed a single-day spike of just 545 Covid-19 cases, thanks to 10 districts recording less than 50 infections each. The significant drop could be due to less number of samples tested in a day …
  • Andhra Pradesh reports low positivity of 1.12% 23 Nov 2020 17:31 Once again, with testing dipping to 35,659 samples, coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Kerala dropped to 3,757 on Monday. However, the test positivity rate remained at 10.54%, similar to last week. The Health Department added 22 more deaths to the official …
  • Downward trend of COVID cases continues 23 Nov 2020 09:57 The State has continuously reported less than 2,000 daily COVID-19 infections and an average of 1,300 cases per day in the last fortnight, with 1,121 new infections reported in the 24 hours ending Sunday morning. The positivity rate of the 9.5 lakh samples …
  • CBI starts probe against VIPs for objectionable SM posts 23 Nov 2020 08:42 VIJAYAWADA: Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has on Sunday started probing in Vijayawada objectionable social media posts made against Andhra Pradesh High Court and other judges. There have been a series of rude comments made by certain leaders, …
  • Latest: AP's COVID positivity down to 1.56%, lowest in five months 23 Nov 2020 08:42 VIJAYAWADA:  Andhra Pradesh registered 1,121 new Covid-19 cases, apart from 11 additional deaths in the past 24 hours on Sunday. Following this, the overall tally has increased to 8,62,213 while total deaths have reached 6,938, registering a death rate of …
  • Two Telugu Desam men critical after attack by YSRC leaders 23 Nov 2020 08:42 NELLORE: Two persons belonging to the Telugu Desam, are battling for life after suffering grievous injuries when their rivals, owing allegiance to the ruling party, attacked them with lethal weapons near Sagar canal at Mamillaplli in Santamaguluru mandal …
  • Two of marriage party killed in mishap, 8 injured in Andhra Pradesh 23 Nov 2020 05:54 By Express News Service ONGOLE: Two persons were killed and eight others suffered injuries when the maxi cab in which they were travelling was hit by a lorry on Chennai-Kolkata National Highway in Ongole on Sunday morning.The deceased were identified as …
  • Fake GST input tax credit racket busted in Visakhapatnam 23 Nov 2020 05:54 By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: Sleuths of the Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI), Visakhapatnam Zone busted a major fake input tax credit racket in the gold bullion market here on Sunday.  Various non-operating firms with fictitious …
  • Suspension of boating a killjoy for revellers in Vijayawada 23 Nov 2020 04:00 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Picnickers who visited the Bhavani Island in the city on the first Sunday of Karthika Masam returned disappointed as boating operations remained suspended in River Krishna. Hoping to have a good time, many families and …
  • New harbours to put Andhra Pradesh on top in marine fishing 23 Nov 2020 03:57 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh, which ranks first in coastal aquaculture and freshwater aquaculture in the country, now aims to be on top in marine fishing. The eight fishing harbours, which will come up in the State in the next 2-3 years, …
  • Andhra Pradesh CPI leaders decry their house arrest 23 Nov 2020 03:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: CPI State secretary K Ramakrishna condemned the police putting him and his party activists under house arrest in Rajamahendravaram on Saturday night, while they were proceeding to Polavaram project site. CPI senior …
  • Low pressure may cause rains in Andhra Pradesh this week 23 Nov 2020 03:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Rains are likely to lash parts of Rayalaseema under the influence of the low pressure area over southwest and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal. The low pressure is very likely to concentrate into a depression over …
  • Low pressure likely to gain strength 22 Nov 2020 18:32 The well-marked low pressure area over southwest and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal is likely to concentrate into a depression over southwest Bay of Bengal during the next 24 hours and intensify further into a cyclonic storm during the subsequent 24 …
  • Noted writer Devipriya passes away at 69 22 Nov 2020 06:42 Devipriya, a well-known poet, writer, journalist and Sahitya Akademi awardee, died of illness in the Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS) hospital here in the wee hours of Saturday. He was 69. Born in Guntur in Andhra Pradesh on August 15, 1951, …
  • A.P. government moves to give a leg-up to fishermen 22 Nov 2020 05:11 CM lays stone for four fishing harbours, says plans drawn for construction of three seaports Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Saturday said the government drew up plans for the construction of seaports at Ramayapatnam, Bhavanapadu and Machilipatnam …
  • 1,160 new cases as A.P.’s COVID-19 tally mounts to 8.61 lakh 22 Nov 2020 05:11 The State has reported 1,160 new COVID-19 infections and seven deaths in the 24 hours ending Saturday morning. The tally climbed to 8,61,092 and the toll to 6,927. With 1,765 patients recovered during the period, the total number of recoveries stands at 8, …
  • Burglars break open bank locker, decamp with Rs 85 lakh in Guntur 22 Nov 2020 03:05 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Unidentified miscreants broke into the State Bank of India branch at Nadikudi village in Guntur district on Friday night and decamped with Rs 85 lakh cash from a locker. The miscreants made the CCTV cameras defunct after …
  • Fake major cons 17 women, nets Rs 6.6cr 22 Nov 2020 00:15 NaikHyderabad: A fraudster who posed as a major in the Indian Army, duped 17 women by promising to marry them and collected Rs 6.6 crore in dowry. He was arrested from his house by the Hyderabad police on Saturday. Using the money, the man had bought …
  • GST intelligence detects Rs 8 cr fraud in gold bullion market in Vizag 21 Nov 2020 21:51 VISAKHAPATNAM: The city-based zonal unit of the director general of GST Intelligence busted a major fake input tax credit racket in the gold bullion market and arrested one person on  Saturday. He has been remanded to judicial custody. Joint director …
  • Sahitya Academy award winner Shaik Khaja Hussain, popular as Devi Priya, passes away 21 Nov 2020 21:51 VIJAYAWADA: Noted Telugu poet, journalist, scriptwriter, and Kendra Sahitya Academy award winner Shaik Khaja Hussain (70) popularly known as Devi Priya, passed away on November 21 morning. The renowned poet died of a brief illness in Hyderabad. Devi Priya …
  • Work on AP Fisheries University in West Godavari to begin in 3-4 months 21 Nov 2020 21:50 VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Saturday announced that work on the AP Fisheries University, to be established in West Godavari, will commence in the next three or four months. He laid the foundation stones on virtual platforms for four …
  • 10 deaths and 1,221 new COVID-19 cases in A.P. 21 Nov 2020 10:26 COVID recovery rate increases to 97.41% with more patients getting discharged in 24 hours The State has reported 1,221 new COVID-19 infections and 10 new deaths in the 24 hours ending Friday morning. The tally increased to 8,59,932 and the death toll …
  • Telugu poet-journalist Devi Priya passes away at 71 in Hyderabad 21 Nov 2020 06:41 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Noted Telugu poet, writer and journalist Devi Priya died here after brief illness at NIMS hospital on Saturday. He was 71. He was survived by son and daughter. He is known for his political satirical cartoons and poetry.  …
  • 'Middle-Class Melodies' review: A breezy, heart-warming tale that leaves you smiling 21 Nov 2020 05:42 Express News Service Whenever we hear, “Follow your dreams,” the instant visuals that run on our head have always been out-of-the-box jobs like becoming a filmmaker, a game designer or wildlife photographer. In recent times it has been invariably echoed …
  • Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to lay stone for four fishing harbours, 25 aqua hubs today 21 Nov 2020 04:31 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy will lay the foundation stone for four fishing harbours in the State on the occasion of the World Fisheries Day on Saturday. These four fishing harbours will come up at JuvvalaDinne in …
  • Middle Class Melodies Movie Review: A sweet slice of Guntur 20 Nov 2020 10:36 Middle Class Melodies screams everything that people hailing from middle-class backgrounds would live for. The film begins with a cow taking a dump in a new house, which is considered auspicious. From the word go, we are sucked into the life of middle- …
  • ‘Middle Class Melodies’ movie review: A charming film that rings real 20 Nov 2020 08:31 Middle Class Melodies, streaming on Amazon Prime Video, is the directorial debut of Vinod Anantoju in Telugu cinema, which is mostly perceived to be glamorous and larger than life. We hear conversations at a housewarming function as the titles roll. The …
  • Middle Class Melodies movie review: This Anand Devarakonda-starrer hits the wrong note 20 Nov 2020 07:28 Written by Manoj Kumar R | Bengaluru | November 20, 2020 11:22:59 am Middle Class Melodies is streaming on Amazon Prime Video. (Photo: Amazon Prime Video)Middle Class Melodies star cast: Anand Devarakonda, Varsha Bollamma Middle Class Melodies director: …
  • Pandemic curve dips further in Andhra Pradesh 20 Nov 2020 05:56 The State reported 1,316 new COVID-19 infections and 11 deaths in the 24 hours ending Thursday morning, taking the tally to 8,58,711 and the toll to 6,910. At 1.75%, the single-day positivity rate of the 75,165 tests conducted during the period was the …
  • Mining scam: CBI conducts searches at ex-MLA’s premises in Hyderabad, Guntur 20 Nov 2020 05:42
  • Kerala records further dip in test positivity at 8.54% 19 Nov 2020 23:35 Kerala registered 5,722 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, when 67,017 samples were tested, showing a further dip in test positivity at 8.54%. The Health department recorded 26 more COVID deaths. Eight deaths were reported from Malappuram, five from Kozhikode …
  • CBI raids 25 places of former TDP MLA, associates in Guntur, Hyderabad 19 Nov 2020 18:09 Share00 The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has raided 25 places in Andhra Pradesh’s Guntur district and Hyderabad, in connection with the illegal limestone mining case involving former Gurazala MLA Yarapathineni Srinivas Rao and associates on …
  • Andhra registers 1k more Covid cases, tally 8.58 lakh 19 Nov 2020 18:09 Share00 Andhra Pradesh has registered 1,316 new Covid positive cases, increasing the state’s tally to 8.58 lakh, even as 1,821 more patients recovered from the virus to outnumber infections on Thursday. West Godavari district accounted for the highest …
  • APSRTC to operate 1,750 buses to Pancharama Kshetra temples 19 Nov 2020 11:16 Share00 Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has scheduled to run 1,750 buses for the convenience of people visiting the Pancharama Kshetra temples during ‘Karthika Masam’. The five Pancharama Kshetra temples are located in Palakollu, …
  • Disha police to speed up 21-year-old engineering student's murder probe 19 Nov 2020 04:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Disha police took the accused in the brutal murder of 21-year-old engineering student Vankayalapati Divya Tejaswini, into their custody from Rajamahendravaram Central Jail on Wednesday. Budigi Nagendra Babu was arrested …
  • Autos in Guntur city get identification stickers 19 Nov 2020 04:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In a move to promote safety of passenger travelling in autos, Guntur Urban SP RM Ammi Reddy issued identification stickers to all autos in Guntur city on Wednesday. According to SP Ammi Reddy, the new identification …
  • Andhra Congress leaders question PM over Amaravati’s trifurcation 19 Nov 2020 00:05 Share00 Andhra Pradesh Congress party leaders have lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his silence, when capital city Amaravati is being “broken into pieces” by the state government. “Modi stood here and declared that he would build a state …
  • Varsha Bollamma: I feel incomplete if I don’t dub 18 Nov 2020 08:54 Think Varsha Bollamma and the top recall would be the characters she played in the Tamil films 96, Bigil, and Jaanu (remake of 96) and Choosi Choodangaane in Telugu. In her new Telugu film Middle Class Melodies (MCM), which will stream on Amazon Prime …
  • Anand Deverakonda: ‘I haven’t done anything heroic so far’ 18 Nov 2020 08:54 A striking aspect of actor Anand Deverakonda is his candidness. He is confident about his work and also acutely aware that he is yet to make a name for himself. After debuting in the Telugu period drama Dorasani (2019), he’s looking forward to his second …
  • Srinivasa Rao takes charge as new ADRM 18 Nov 2020 04:33 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: D Srinivasa Rao has taken charge as the new Additional DRM (Infrastructure) of the Vijayawada Division of South Central Railway (SCR) from MVS Ramaraju, who has been transferred and posted as Chief Engineer ( …
  • Bharat Biotech’s COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin enters phase-3 trials 17 Nov 2020 10:29 Bharat Biotech on Monday said it has commenced phase III trials for Covaxin, the COVID-19 vaccine candidate being developed in collaboration with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). It will involve 26,000 volunteers across India, the first phase …
  • Disha police get custody of Nagendra for 3 days 17 Nov 2020 05:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Third Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court on Monday sanctioned  three-day police custody of B Nagendra Babu, the main accused in the 21-year-old engineering student Vankayalapati Divya Tejaswini murder …
  • Andhra's daily count comes down below 1,000 after 4 months   17 Nov 2020 05:22 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: For the first time in four months, the single-day spike in the state’s Covid-19 caseload was less than 1,000 on Monday. However, there was a marginal decline in the number of samples tested in the 24 hours ending Monday …
  • A.P. reports lowest single-day infection count in last four months 17 Nov 2020 02:49 The State has reported 753 new cocornavirus infections and 13 new deaths in the last 24 hours, ending on Monday morning. With this, the overall tally went up to 8,54,764 and the toll to 6,881. It was lowest single-day tally in nearly the past four months. …
  • Kerala COVID-19 cases dip, but positivity at 10% 16 Nov 2020 19:58 Following the recent pattern, on Monday, Kerala’s COVID-19 cases dipped along with testing, registering 2,710 new cases from 25,141 samples. However, the test positivity rate touched 10.78%. The weekly averages showed that the State’s case graph could be …
  • Recoveries double of fresh cases 16 Nov 2020 05:15 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With nine districts each reporting less than 100 new infections, Andhra Pradesh saw its coronavirus tally grow by a little over 1,000 on Sunday. Even as the total number of infections have shot past 8.5 lakh, new …
  • Heavy rainfall may lash more coastal districts today, says IMD 16 Nov 2020 03:22 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Rains lashed different parts of Nellore, Chittoor and Prakasam districts under the influence of the northeast monsoon on Sunday. Weathermen predicted heavy rains in these districts-- along with in Krishna, Guntur and …
  • Reorganisation of districts in Andhra Pradesh turning out to be a ticklish job 15 Nov 2020 13:54 AMARAVATI: Reorganisation of districts in Andhra Pradesh, with each Lok Sabha constituency as the base is turning out to be a ticklish job because of many disparities, including geographical. Distribution of resources, mainly natural, too is proving to be …
  • Central agencies get first priority for sand mining in new policy 14 Nov 2020 04:19 The State government has revised the sand policy of 2019 on the basis of recommendations made by a Group of Ministers (GoM) which held detailed deliberations with the general public. The New Sand Mining Policy-2019 was introduced in September of that year …
  • Coronavirus | Pandemic curve takes a further dip in Andhra Pradesh 14 Nov 2020 04:01 The State’s COVID-19 tally has crossed the 8.5-lakh mark in eight months since the first coronavirus infection reported on March 12. Continuing the downward trend in infections and deaths, the State reported less than 2,000 new cases for the sixth …
  • Two temple treasure hunters held in Andhra Pradesh 14 Nov 2020 03:41 By Express News Service ONGOLE: Prakasam district police on Friday arrested two temple treasure hunters for breaking into Sri Veerabhadra Swamy temple in Tarlupadu. The accused were identified as Duru Vajrala Babu (30) and Nallur Ravi (34) of Pedapudi …
  • Two special trains from Tamil Nadu to Mumbai, six pairs of special trains extended till December 31 27 Nov 2020 18:02 By Express News Service CHENNAI: With an increase in passenger patronage, railways introduced two pairs of new trains from Coimbatore and Nagercoil to Mumbai and extended six pairs of special trains till December 31. Two special trains to Mumbai:  The …
  • Two of marriage party killed in mishap, 8 injured in Andhra Pradesh 23 Nov 2020 05:54 By Express News Service ONGOLE: Two persons were killed and eight others suffered injuries when the maxi cab in which they were travelling was hit by a lorry on Chennai-Kolkata National Highway in Ongole on Sunday morning.The deceased were identified as …
  • Sabyasachi dubs for an animation film on Tenali Rama 21 Nov 2020 07:31
  • ‘Middle Class Melodies’ movie review: A charming film that rings real 20 Nov 2020 08:31 Middle Class Melodies, streaming on Amazon Prime Video, is the directorial debut of Vinod Anantoju in Telugu cinema, which is mostly perceived to be glamorous and larger than life. We hear conversations at a housewarming function as the titles roll. The …
  • Anand Deverakonda: ‘I haven’t done anything heroic so far’ 18 Nov 2020 08:54 A striking aspect of actor Anand Deverakonda is his candidness. He is confident about his work and also acutely aware that he is yet to make a name for himself. After debuting in the Telugu period drama Dorasani (2019), he’s looking forward to his second …
  • Protect our Republic, my lords 17 Nov 2020 20:28 The judiciary’s quick intervention in the Arnab Goswami case turns the spotlight on other serious cases that languish The facts are brief. Mr. Arnab Goswami of Republic TV, a media group perceived to be supportive of the ruling party, was arrested by the …
  • From 'Dhira' to 'Master': Vijay Sethupathi's two most-anticipated movies to watch out for 14 Nov 2020 09:01 Juhi Chawla slams authorities at Dubai airport Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi has bagged the role in an animation film titled Dhira based on the life of Tenali Raman. The Super Deluxe actor will be lending his voice for the lead role in the film. The film …
  • Ms Representation: Miss India is a tea dipped in patriarchy 11 Nov 2020 05:44 Express News Service In an earlier column, I had written about women onscreen characters who had jobs, but never seemed to work. I had argued that this made all these women, despite the different professions, the same person. Considering that we rarely get …
  • My voice is my USP, says Varalaxmi Sarath Kumar 03 Nov 2020 01:44 Varalakshmi Sarath Kumar has done challenging and powerful roles across all South Indian languages. She is now busy with two Telugu films besides many Tamil films. “I never plan anything, there is no deliberate move to do films. Whenever a good role comes, …
  • TS EAMCET 2020 results announced: Tenali girl tops agriculture, medical stream 24 Oct 2020 20:35 HYDERABAD: A student from AP topped the agriculture and medical stream of the Telangana state Eamcet, the results of which were released on Saturday. Girls bagged the top spots in the test which was conducted by the JNTU-H on behalf of the TS Council of …
  • Telangana EAMCET Agriculture results announced, girls bag top three ranks 24 Oct 2020 12:45 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Hyderabad, declared the TS EAMCET 2020 results for 'Agriculture, Veterinary and Pharmacy' stream on Saturday. This year, all the top three rankers are girls. …
  • Railways to run superfast special trains between Howrah-Yesvantpur daily | Check timings, stoppages 22 Oct 2020 07:47 Image Source : FILE PHOTO Railways to run superfast special trains between Howrah-Yesvantpur daily | Check timings, stoppages In order to facilitate the rush of passengers during the upcoming festival season, South Central Railways on Wednesday said it …
  • Southern Railway announces 15 special trains to meet Deepavali rush 18 Oct 2020 22:51 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The Southern Railway has announced 15 special trains to meet the rush during the Deepavali season. The Hyderabad - Tambaram daily special will leave Hyderabad at 6. 30 pm from October 20 to November 29 and reach Tambaram at …
  • Eight from Andhra Pradesh rank among NEET top 50 17 Oct 2020 07:10 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A total of 33,841 out of 57,721 (58.63 per cent) students who appeared for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) from Andhra Pradesh have qualified. The pass percentage reduced significantly from last year, when …
  • TDP leader Nara Lokesh accuses YSRC government of ignoring flood-hit farmers 17 Oct 2020 04:53 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Accusing the YSRC government of ignoring the farmers, who face huge losses due to the rains, TDP general secretary Nara Lokesh has cautioned that the ruling party would pay a heavy price for its “irresponsible attitude”. …
  • Woman delivers baby on flood bank 16 Oct 2020 00:30 Recurrent floods have only made the villagers living on the river bed resilient. Over the years, the villagers living in lanka lands (dry river beds) have been undaunted by the raging flood fury. The people in lanka villages downstream of the Prakasam …
  • Despite COVID, AP EAMCET pass percentage witnesses a surge in 2020 10 Oct 2020 06:48 VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test results are out on Saturday and despite COVID pandemic, the state saw a significant spike in pass percentage by 13% this year compared to 2019. Addressing the press …
  • Eijaz Khan 03 Oct 2020 16:52 Name: Eijaz Khan Occupation: Acting Claim to fame: Tanu Weds Manu, Kkavyanjali, Kkusum and many K-shows Also Read: Bigg Boss 14 Grand Premiere Live Updates Eijaz Khan is one of the most celebrated artists, who is going to appear in the reality show this …
  • Watch your favourite celebs pour their hearts out on International Coffee Day 01 Oct 2020 23:35 Celebs share who they want to take on a coffee date There are two types of people in the world, one is a tea lover, and another a coffee lover. But do you know there is a day dedicated only for the coffee lover?  Yes, and that day is today. October is …
  • Enterr10 TV Network expands regional footprint with launch of Dangal Kannada 29 Sep 2020 18:35 MUMBAI: Enterr10 Television Network, which operates free-to-air Hindi general entertainment channel (GEC) Dangal, has entered in the Karnataka market with the launch of Dangal Kannada. The channel will go live from September 30th and will air dubbed …
  • Rare Indian folklore now in comic form, thanks to these Chennai lads 25 Sep 2020 12:36 Back in the 1880s, by the Amira Kadal Bridge in Srinagar, a barber who went by the name of Qadir, sat with missionary Reverend James Hinton Knowles. He was to tell him the story of the good king ‘Hatam’, as Knowles took copious notes for his book, Folk …
  • Over 100 stray dogs killed in Guntur villages  25 Sep 2020 04:13 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Mass killing of stray dogs by local authorities continued unabated in several villages of Guntur district due to lack of awareness about laws and lack of sensitivity in dealing with man’s best friend. The authorities are …
  • 86% of coronavirus patients cured in Guntur 22 Sep 2020 03:41 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Out of the 49,978 coronavirus infections reported in the district till Monday, only 6,418 are active after the discharge of 43,062 patients from hospitals. On Monday, the district saw a spike of 532 cases, out of which 117 …
  • IPL 2020: RCB, Mumbai Indians or CSK, TV celebs cheer for their favourite team [Exclusive] 19 Sep 2020 18:04 IPL (Indian Premier League) is back with yet another nail-biting, adrenaline rush tournament. Owing to the ongoing pandemic the season is held in UAE. The first game will commence from September 19, 2020. With IPL fever all around the world, cricket …
  • 6.8 lakh applications for secretariat posts 18 Sep 2020 05:32 The Panchayat Raj and Municipal Administration officials are gearing up to conduct tests for filling up the vacancies in village and ward secretariats across the State from September 20. The notification for filling up 16,208 vacancies in 13 departments of …
  • India’s National Broadcaster Celebrates 61 Years 18 Sep 2020 02:06 As India’s national broadcaster Doordarshan celebrates its 61st year in service, media experts and connoisseurs look back at its journey with nostalgia. Doordarshan began as a modest experiment in broadcasting in 1959 at a time when there were few viewers, …
  • Thomas Cook India & SOTC partner with India's favourite storyteller Amar Chitra Katha 17 Sep 2020 08:06 Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., India's leading integrated travel services company and its Group Company, SOTC Travel Ltd., have partnered with India's favourite storyteller, Amar Chitra Katha, to take travellers on an enchanting journey through time, re …
  • Hina is Times Most Desirable Woman on TV 05 Sep 2020 01:45 The coveted list of The Times 20 Most Desirable Women on Television 2019 is out. Based on their popularity and votes of an internal jury, these gorgeous women, who have wooed the audience on Hindi TV shows, have grabbed a spot on this list. Hina Khan tops …
  • Gas cylinder blast: 5 houses gutted 24 Aug 2020 01:12 Vijayawada: As many as five thatched houses were gutted in fire after a cooking gas cylinder leak led to a blast at Sangam Jagarlamudi under Tenali mandal in Guntur district on Saturday night. The fire started in one house and spread fast to adjacent …
  • Celebs ‘relieved’ after film and TV production get green signal from I&B Ministry 23 Aug 2020 15:17 Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) As Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday announced that film and television shoot can be resumed with necessary safety protocols, several celebrities, including Aparshakti Khurana, Karan Tacker and …
  • Swachh Survekshan: three cities in A.P. in top 10 list 21 Aug 2020 06:23 With three of its cities ranked in top 10 in the country, Andhra Pradesh has topped southern States with more than 100 Urban Local Bodies, in the Swachh Survekshan 2020 ranking, an annual cleanliness ranking survey by the Central government. It also became …
  • AP outshines southern States; three cities in top 10 cleanliness ranking 20 Aug 2020 14:54 Having three of its cities ranked under top 10 in the country, Andhra Pradesh has topped southern states with more than 100 Urban Local Bodies in the Swachh Survekshan 2020 ranking, an annual cleanliness ranking survey by the Central government. It has …
  • Macherla under three-day lockdown from August 10 10 Aug 2020 05:45 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  The district recorded 881 more Covid cases on Sunday, increasing the total to 21,718. Guntur city registered the highest single-day spike of 313 positive cases. Of the total new cases, 49 were reported in Chilakaluripet, 24 …
  • Delhi eateries pledge to fight crafty landlords 08 Aug 2020 00:45 Even though most restaurants are reopening, the reluctance of diners could prove challengingNEW DELHI: Restaurateurs in the city started a chain message titled ‘Pledge of Solidarity’, where a recipient states ‘I Pledge’, adds the name of his or her outlet …
  • Southern heroines get bolder in their choice of roles 06 Aug 2020 12:54 After essaying goody-two-shoe and bubbly-lover-girl roles, a few glam divas are slowing treading a ‘dark’ path these days first case in point being Samantha Akkineni. After tasting huge success with her fun-centric role in Oh! Baby, the talented actress is …
  • Remember Bollywood's girl next door Minissha Lamba? Her five-year-long love story with Pooja Bedi's cousin Ryan Tham has come to an end 05 Aug 2020 13:29 It was the year 2005 when a sweet and charming girl walked straight into the audience's hearts with her portrayal of a Kashmiri girl in Shoojit Sarkar's 'Yahaan'. However, Minissha Lamba's career in showbiz took a backseat when the …
  • A.P. to unveil new tourism policy soon 01 Aug 2020 06:38 Minister for Tourism, Culture and Youth Advancement Muttamsetti Srinivasa Rao on Friday said all tourist destinations in the State would be thrown open to the public from the first week of August and boating activities would be revived from August 15. …
  • COVID-19 lockdown: Tourism activities in Andhra Pradesh to resume in first week of August 01 Aug 2020 04:03 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Minister for Tourism, Culture and Youth Advancement Muttamsetti Srinivasa Rao has said that in order to generate revenue, tourism hotels across the State will be turned into paid quarantine centres. Addressing the media …
  • Anti-caste activist Usa succumbs to COVID-19 26 Jul 2020 02:38 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: U Sambasiva Rao, prominent anti-caste activist, died of COVID- 19 on Saturday. He tested positive three days ago. Sixtynine- year-old Rao, fondly known as Usa, was admitted to a private hospital with fever and diarrhoea. …
  • US: Indians protest delay in passing key bill on Green Cards 23 Jul 2020 19:42 HYDERABAD: Indians, including many Telugus, rallied at Capitol Hill, Washington DC for the passage of a key bill that seeks to reduce the green card backlog. They protested against senator Dick Durbin, calling him a racist, for blocking the bill. A green …
  • Not funny: Telugu comedy movies are a laughing stock 22 Jul 2020 14:41 Lacklustre plots and an overdose of spoof and slapstick humour are set to kill Tollywood’s comedy genre, once hailed as the goose that laid golden eggs. Barring some money-spinners such as F2, Brochevarevarura and Agent Sai Srinivas Athreya, the industry …
  • The sanitised dinner date 16 Jul 2020 16:09 Before Coronavirus took over our lives, we socialised over food and drinks, To dine out with our loved ones, was a pleasure As the process of ‘unlocking’ begins after Covid-19-related restrictions have been eased, eateries are operational again. But the …
  • With 255 new Covid cases, Guntur district tally goes beyond 3,000 13 Jul 2020 06:02 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur on Sunday recorded 255 cases of Covid-19, according to district officials. This was the highest single-day spike in the district, which took the aggregate cases to 3,121. While 114 fresh infections were recorded in …
  • TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu slams YSRC government for ‘ill-treatment’ of doctors 11 Jul 2020 05:37 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Accusing the YSRC government of pushing the State into a helpless situation, Leader of the Opposition and TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu has slammed the government for “not providing timely treatment” for a doctor, who …
  • Democracy’s handmaiden: Humour: In today’s India, we need more of a funny bone in our public life 10 Jul 2020 21:40 In these dark times, there is no harm in easing up with some sharp humour. Like the coronavirus, humour is infectious, but can spread much needed joy. The world over, social media is lighting up with witty memes around the pandemic. Bumbling politicians …
  • TV show crews get novel to keep COVID away 09 Jul 2020 03:52 With some unit members testing positive for COVID-19, the shoots of a couple of television shows have come to a halt over the past few days. While makers have been taking all precautionary measures on the sets, the recent cases have made them even more …
  • Government doctor succumbs to COVID-19 in Guntur, 40 staff at hospital tested 08 Jul 2020 09:39 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A doctor from Guntur succumbed to COVID-19 while a municipal commissioner rank officer tested positive for the virus in the district. The doctor was working at the a government hospital in the district and tested …
  • Everything happens at the right moment, says Varalakshmi Sarathkumar 07 Jul 2020 14:42 After her impressive debut in Telugu in the role of an antagonist in Tenali Ramakrishna B.A., B.L, last year, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar will next be seen as a lawyer in the upcoming Naandi, directed by Vijay Kanakamedala. The Maari 2 star says the role of a …
  • ‘Bhanumathi and Ramakrishna’ movie review: A charming, mature slice-of-life romance 02 Jul 2020 11:00 Last week’s direct OTT Telugu film Krishna and his Leela and this week’s Bhanumathi and Ramakrishna feel like different sides of a coin. Both are contemporary, urban romances and while the first is about the young, indecisive love of the male protagonist, …
  • 79 fresh cases in Guntur district 30 Jun 2020 04:43 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Seventy-nine more infections were recorded in Guntur district on Monday, which took the cumulative number of Covid-19 cases to 1,279. Among the 79, 51 patients are from Guntur city alone. Meanwhile, the district has 700 …
  • Once upon a click... 28 Jun 2020 21:54 Express News Service CHENNAI: “Shhh...the deer, the elephants, the wolves, one after another started going into hiding. Soon, the hooting of the chimpanzee beating its chest filled the air.” My father’s loud and expressive voice echoes in my head, memories …
  • Telugu film ‘Bhanumathi Ramakrishna’, which will stream online soon, discusses romance in the 30s 23 Jun 2020 09:25 Thirty and still single? A question often faced by women and men who haven’t conformed to societal norms is the focal point of the new Telugu film Bhanumathi Ramakrishna (BR). Written and directed by first-timer Srikanth Nagothi, the film starring Naveen …
  • Krishna Bharadwaj: Dad influenced my ‘Tenali Rama’ performance 20 Jun 2020 05:10 Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Actor Krishna Bharadwaj, who plays the dual roles of father and son Rama and Bhaskar in the period drama, “Tenali Rama”, has spoken about his father’s contribution towards his performance in the show. “My dad, Dr. Aniket Bharadwaj, …
  • On World Environment Day, ‘Tenali Rama’ star encourages planting trees 05 Jun 2020 02:31 Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) On World Environment Day on June 5, actor Krishna Bharadwaj emphasises on protecting nature. “This is the right time to realise the importance of saving our environment. At a time when humans are locked down at home, nature is …
  • Get ready for the witty tales of Tenali Rama 16 May 2020 08:59 The latest edition of #StorytellingSessionsWithBangaloreTimes is here! And this time, we have artistes Sridhar Ramanathan and Shatarupa Bhattacharyya, from Bangalore Little Theatre, bringing to you the ‘Tales of Tenali Rama’. Presented in a two actor, …
  • Tenali records its first COVID positive case 12 May 2020 10:06 Tenali, till recently in green zone, has recorded its first Covid-19 positive case. A man who came to the town recently from Koyambedu in Chennai has tested positive sending the local administration into a tizzy. The man is a chef and works in Chennai. He …
  • Dhruvi Jani quits Tenali Rama, here's why 26 Apr 2020 15:10
  • Tenali at the forefront of manufacturing PPE kits for doctos 08 Apr 2020 04:40 Express News Service GUNTUR: Tenali, famously known as ‘Andhra Paris’, is now in the news for a different reason. The town in Guntur district is manufacturing personal protection equipment (PPE) kits essential for the doctors and health workers when they …
  • Tenali pleases 12 Mar 2020 14:12 Tenali pleased when the horses were exercised here on Thursday morning (March 12) Outer sand: 1200m: Caesars Palace (Suraj) 1-32, 1,000/1-16, 600/46.5. Moved freely. Gate practice — inner sand: 1400m: Tenali (Antony), Fictioneer (M. Naveen) 1-35, ( …
  • Central team inspects Tenali govt hospital 19 Feb 2020 07:57 By Express News Service GUNTUR: A two-member team of the Kayakalp, a Central initiative to check public health facilities, visited the Tenali Government Hospital and inspected its health facilities and infrastructure for national-level accreditation. The …
  • Tenali tense after YSRC workers throw eggs at ex-MLA Alapati 26 Jan 2020 00:47
  • Former TDP MLA takes out rally in Tenali, arrested 10 Jan 2020 05:54 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tension gripped Tenali on Thursday, due to Maha Padayatra by former TDP MLA Alapati Rajendra Prasad demanding continuation of Amaravati as the sole State capital. Answering a call for protest given by Amaravati Political …
  • Anti-CAA protestors harass right-wing leader in Tenali 10 Jan 2020 05:54 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The police filed a case against anti-CAA protestors who tried to close a shop belonging to the RSS State pracharak in Tenali on Wednesday. According to reports, a Muslim group was conducting a rally in Tenali demanding …
  • 18 kg ganja seized at Tenali railway station 01 Dec 2019 04:55 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The General Railway Police (GRP) have seized 18 kg of ganja from the platform 2 of Tenali railway station on Friday and arrested two men for its possession. According to sub-inspector G Venkatadri, the accused, Pasupulati …
  • Initiative helps Tenali MLA reach out to public 30 Nov 2019 03:54 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Ahead of the elections to urban local bodies and panchayats, ruling party MLAs in Guntur district have taken up initiatives to directly interact with the people of their respective constituencies. Tenali MLA Annabathuni …
  • 'Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL' review: Insanely unfunny 16 Nov 2019 03:25 Express News Service It requires great skill and a unique talent to direct a comedy entertainer. It may seem like a lighthearted affair, but in order to get the right material, you need to understand the fundamentals of that genre. You need to do a lot of …
  • Tenali Ramakrishna BA.BL review: Where’s the wit and tact? 15 Nov 2019 13:14 Going by the title, you would expect a dose of wit and smart thinking. Instead, what we get earlier on is the hero referring to the heroine as hybrid tomato, and she, with the onus of breathing life into one of the dumbest characters, laying bare her …
  • Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL movie review and rating by audience: Live updates 15 Nov 2019 11:40 Tenali Rama Krishna BA BLTwitter Director G Nageswara Reddy's Telugu movie Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL starring Sundeep Kishan, Hansika Motwani and Varalaxmi Sarathkumar has received mixed review and rating from the audience. Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL is a …
  • Sundeep Kishan: Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL is a fun and happy film 13 Nov 2019 08:22 Sundeep Kishan starrer Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL will be released on November 15. After spooking the audience with horror-thriller Ninu Veedani Needanu Nene, Sundeep Kishan is all set to exercise his comic chops. He plays a lawyer in Tenali Ramakrishna BA …
  • Sundeep Kishan reveals the story and role in Tenali Rama Krishna 12 Nov 2019 12:49 Sundeep Kishan in Tenali Ramakrishna BA BLTwitter Actor Sundeep Kishan has opened up on his role and the story of his upcoming movie Tenali Rama Krishna (Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL), which is scheduled for November 15 release. He says that it is a comedy …
  • Sundeep Kishan’s Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL to release in November 16 Oct 2019 07:32 The makers of Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL are planning to release it in both Telugu and Tamil. Actor Sundeep Kishan’s upcoming movie Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL has completed its shooting part and the makers are planning to release the film in November. Being …
  • Exclusive: Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL will be a laugh riot, says Sundeep Kishan 03 Oct 2019 18:19 It has been a while since Sundeep Kishan bagged a hit. His recent flick Ninu Veedani Needanu Nene garnered mediocre collections at the box office. So the actor is hoping for his upcoming Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL to get him the much-needed hit.  The G …
  • 16-yr-old becomes youngest to clear Tenali Pariksha 09 Sep 2019 05:38
  • 16-year-old becomes youngest to clear Tenali Pariksha; PM hails the achievement 09 Sep 2019 05:34
  • Pradeep Kabra to enter ‘Tenali Rama’ 16 Aug 2019 15:11 Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Actor Pradeep Kabra, who his known for his comic villain roles in films such as “Settai” and “Dilwale”, has been roped in for the TV show “Tenali Rama”. “The royalty of this show is something that attracts everyone and I am really …
  • Tenali Rama comes alive on stage 08 May 2019 09:35
  • Sundeep Kishan’s look from Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL unveiled 07 May 2019 23:47 Sundeep Kishan’s Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL is being shot in Tamil and Telugu, simultaneously. Actor Sundeep Kishan’s first look from his upcoming movie Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL was revealed by the makers on Tuesday. In the first look poster, the actor is …
  • Caste, development key factors in Tenali 08 Apr 2019 04:32 Express News Service GUNTUR: The Tenali Assembly constituency is witnessing a triangular fight among the TDP, YSRC and Jana Sena. While sitting TDP MLA Alapati Rajendra Prasad is sweating it hard to record a third consecutive victory from this Assembly …
  • Govt neglected development of Tenali: Ex-speaker 28 Mar 2019 18:09
  • Guntur-Tenali railway line doubling by February 02 Jan 2019 06:52 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The doubling and electrification works of Guntur-Tenali railway line will be completed in February, officials concerned said.The line, which extends up to 24 kilometres, is a critical link serving Guntur, Tenali and …
  • Two held for cheating showroom owners in Tenali 17 Oct 2018 05:11 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The rural police arrested two persons for not repaying showroom owners after purchasing electronic equipment from their showrooms at Tenali in Guntur district on Tuesday.  Addressing a press conference here, ASP Varadaraju …
  • TDP, YSRCP councillors come to blows at Tenali council meeting 30 Sep 2018 00:24 By Express News Service GUNTUR: A meeting of Tenali municipal council on Saturday witnessed unruly scenes with some ruling and opposition members resorting to slogan-shouting and exchange of blows. During the meet, TDP 15th ward councillor Gousia Begum …
  • 'Kavaludaari' first, 'Tenali' next: Director Hemanth M Rao 14 Sep 2018 23:35 By Express News Service On Ganesha Chaturthi, Hemanth M Rao sprung a surprise tweet announcing a project with Rakshit Shetty. But before the post could go viral, Hemanth mentioned that it was only an idea at present, which he hopes will materialise in the …
  • Tenali sculptor’s DMK chief M Karunanidhi's statues to be displayed in Chennai 22 Aug 2018 02:42 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Sculptor Katuri Venkateswara Rao has got the opportunity of making statues of the late DMK chief M Karunanidhi. The statues made by this Tenali-based sculptor, who along with his son Ravi Chandra, has followed this ‘ …
  • Artists and NGOs to paint walls to make Tenali poster-free 24 Jul 2018 02:26 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tenali’s civic body has decided to take up beautification works and is inviting NGOs and young artists to paint the city walls with theme-based subjects. The civic body officials will also remove unauthorised hoardings and …
  • Tenali Rama actor Sohit Vijay Soni’s unaffordability to buy expensive food made him fall in love with tea 28 Mar 2018 11:50 Mumbai: Tenali Rama actor Sohit Vijay Soni has marked his foot in the Television industry with his hard work and dedication. He found himself grounded in the industry but before in his initial year he found it very tough for him. There was a time when he …
  • Minissha Lamba to play ‘Vishkanya’ in ‘Tenali Rama’ 20 Feb 2018 15:07 February 20, 2018 6:23 pm New Delhi, Actress Minissha Lamba who debuted on television with the reality show ‘Bigg Boss’, will be a part of fiction TV and will essay role of a ‘Vishkanya’ in ‘Tenali Rama’, trade sources said. ‘Minissha Lamba, will play a …
  • Tamil version of ‘Tenali Raman’ out on January 16 11 Jan 2018 08:11 Chennai, Jan 11 (IANS) The Tamil version of Hindi television show “Tenali Raman”, which narrates the story of the poet, will go on air on January 16. The original “Tenali Raman” was aired on Sab TV last year and the Tamil dubbed version will be telecast on …
  • Playing Sharada gives me a lot of happiness: Priyamvada Kant in Tenali Rama 03 Nov 2017 13:41 Actor Priyamvada Kant, who is part of mythological show Tenali Rama, says that the show falls in the comedy genre too, which makes it more challenging. “Tenali Rama is a mythological comedy, a first of its kind. We all know comedy is the hardest genre, and …
  • Rama to disappear amidst high drama in Sony SAB's Tenali Rama 24 Oct 2017 11:44 Browse more on » Entertainment, Other news Tattacharya who is surprised with the sudden disappearance of Rama tries to find out the real truth behind his disappearance. Tweet Mumbai, Maharashtra, October 24, 2017 /India PRwire/ -- Sony SAB's …
  • Wife, three others arrested for man’s murder at Tenali 25 Sep 2017 04:37 GUNTUR: Tenali police arrested four persons in connection with the murder of a man. Disclosing this to newsmen on Sunday, Two Town CI B Kalyan said Dasaboina Gopi (35) of Kantamraju Konduru married Sujatha long ago.    Having learnt that she developed …
  • Close shave for Chennai-bound Pinakini Express passengers in AP's Tenali 04 Sep 2017 06:27 Damaged rail track at Mallipadu, 2km from Tenali station in Andhra pradesh. (ENS) GUNTUR: Chennai-bound passengers of the  Pinakini Express had a lucky escape Monday morning thanks to an alert driver. The loco pilot stopped the train in time when he …
  • Home Minister Venkaiah Naidu visits Tenali in Andhra Pradesh 27 Aug 2017 04:51 GUNTUR: Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu said here that a felicitation ceremony will give inspiration to others so that youth politicians are inspired by the experiences of their older counterparts and adopt policies for the development of their …
  • Tenali Rama is trapped between the two wives of King Krishnadevraya 17 Aug 2017 12:52 Browse more on » Entertainment, Other news Krishnadevraya who wants to be fair in his decision asks Rama to make the decision and choose who should get the Sindoor pat. Tweet Mumbai, Maharashtra, August 17, 2017 /India PRwire/ -- Pandit Rama …
  • Tenali Rama decides to Rob in Vijaynagar Kingdom 11 Aug 2017 12:07 Browse more on » Entertainment, Other news The King. However, Rama didn't know that Saudamini is also connected to Tattacharaya and he visits her home privately. Tweet Mumbai, Maharashtra, August 9, 2017 /India PRwire/ -- Sony SAB's latest …
  • Tenali physician conferred Lifetime Achievement award 17 Jul 2017 07:13 P Dakshina Murthy at P B Siddhartha college in Vijayawada on Sunday | Express VIJAYAWADA: The Roots Health Foundation conferred Lifetime Achievement Award to Tenali based veteran general physician P Dakshina Murthy for his services to the health sector at …
  • Ready for Tenali Rama! 12 Jul 2017 07:13 “I am 90 per cent different from what Tenali Rama is. In personal life, I am a loner and reserved person. Tenali Rama is full of energy and is always happy doing naughty and mischievous things that I have never done in my life, not even in my childhood. So …
  • Tenali Rama actor Priyamvada Kant: Mindless entertainment on TV, time to bring a change 07 Jul 2017 13:49 Written by Sana Farzeen | Mumbai | Updated: July 7, 2017 7:07 pm Dusky and attractive, Priyamvada Kant is truly a ‘chota packet bada dhamaka’. Shedding her glamorous avatar in The Swim Team, Priyamvada Kant is all set to star in SAB TV’s Tenali Rama. …
  • TV show Tenali Rama earnings will bail me out of debts: Actor Krishna Bhardwaj 04 Jul 2017 16:02 Written by Sana Farzeen | Mumbai | Published:July 4, 2017 9:08 pm Actor Krishna Bhardwaj had to go bald to play the titular role in Tenali Rama. From the time the promos of SAB TV’s Tenali Rama have hit screens, there has been a constant buzz and …
  • 'Tenali Rama' to return to TV; producer calls it "most expensive historical" 21 Jun 2017 00:41 SAB TV to air a fresh rendition of Tenali Rama, DD's hit show from the '90s, starting next month. 'Tamma Tamma' and 'Raabta' are busting the charts when it comes to Bollywood music, Hotstar recently launched the sequel of Star's …
  • GAIL proposes Kondapalli-Tirupati natural gas pipeline 24 Nov 2020 19:45 State-owned GAIL is planning a 450-km pipeline from Kondapalli, near Vijayawada, to Tirupati for supplying natural gas to industries and city gas distribution projects. Though the proposed infrastructure is for catering to consumers in Andhra Pradesh, the …
  • Andhra: 14 students, their parents contract virus after COVID positive couple holds tuition classes 03 Oct 2020 15:59 Image Source : PTI 14 minor students, their parents contract coronavirus in Andhra Pradesh As many as 14 students in Andhra Pradesh have tested positive for COVID-19, apparently through their tuition teacher. According to the officials, the students, all …
  • More posts for SC, ST, BCs in TDP women’s wing 02 Oct 2020 03:57 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: After making Dalit leader and former MLA Vangalapudi Anitha the president of State Telugu Mahila, the women wing of the party, the TDP accommodated more women from the backward and weaker sections in the party leadership …
  • 18 new containment zones declared in Guntur to curb coronavirus spread 26 Sep 2020 04:00 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Collector I Samuel Anand Kumar on Friday declared 18 new containment zones in the district based on the Covid-19 report submitted by DM&HO J Yasmin. The new containment zones include Garudachalam village in Phirangipuram …
  • 86% of coronavirus patients cured in Guntur 22 Sep 2020 03:41 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Out of the 49,978 coronavirus infections reported in the district till Monday, only 6,418 are active after the discharge of 43,062 patients from hospitals. On Monday, the district saw a spike of 532 cases, out of which 117 …
  • Protest after NT Rama Rao statue removal 14 Sep 2020 05:03 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tension prevailed in Vinukonda following the removal of statues of TDP founder and former chief minister NT Rama Rao and former MLA Paritala Ravindra on Saturday night. The two statues were installed on the banks of …
  • Medical officer apologises to Collector in Andhra Pradesh after argument over COVID-19 facilities 11 Sep 2020 04:54 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Taking exception to his authority being questioned by a medical officer during a review meeting, District Collector I Samuel Anand Kumar on Thursday ordered the police to arrest the doctor, besides suspending him. Fuming at …
  • CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy lays stone for JNTU-N campus 18 Aug 2020 04:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/GUNTUR: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy laid the foundation stone for the permanent campus of JNTU-Narasaraopet in Guntur district via video link from his camp office in Tadepalle on Monday.  The Chief Minister …
  • Macherla under three-day lockdown from August 10 10 Aug 2020 05:45 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  The district recorded 881 more Covid cases on Sunday, increasing the total to 21,718. Guntur city registered the highest single-day spike of 313 positive cases. Of the total new cases, 49 were reported in Chilakaluripet, 24 …
  • DU admission registrations pushed to August 18 Jul 2020 17:30 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Haryana Agriculture minister Jai Prakash Dalal on Saturday said the swarms of locusts have not caused much damage in the state so far, but asked farmers to remain alert. “The locust swarms have not done much …
  • BJP demands CBI probe into Rajasthan tapes 18 Jul 2020 07:19 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates The outbreak in the city of Urumqi is the latest to pop up since China largely contained the domestic spread of the virus in March. The largest was a recent outbreak in Beijing that infected more than 330 people. …
  • COVID-19: Stricter restrictions in Guntur district and Kurnool Municipal Corp 17 Jul 2020 06:04 By Express News Service GUNTUR/KURNOOL: With the number of Covid-19 cases continuing to shoot up, the Guntur district administration and officials of the Kurnool municipal corporation have decided to restrict the movement of people and strictly enforce …
  • Four killed in road mishap in Andhra Pradesh 02 Jul 2020 10:27 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Four persons were killed in a ghastly road mishap in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh late Wednesday night. The mishap took place on the National Highway - 16 near Timmapuram village of Edlapadu mandal of the district. A …
  • Krishna district reports three more deaths, 84 new cases 01 Jul 2020 04:41 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Krishna district on Tuesday recorded a whopping 84 Covid- 19 cases, which took the total number of infections to 1,467. A total of 63 persons have succumbed to the virus after three more deaths were reported in the last …
  • 79 fresh cases in Guntur district 30 Jun 2020 04:43 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Seventy-nine more infections were recorded in Guntur district on Monday, which took the cumulative number of Covid-19 cases to 1,279. Among the 79, 51 patients are from Guntur city alone. Meanwhile, the district has 700 …
  • Four more Guntur villages under coronavirus cloud, overall count 461 30 May 2020 02:27 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The coronavirus is spreading to new areas in Guntur district. Cases reported since Tuesday were also from Timmapuram (1), Girijavolu (1), Chandavaram (2) and Edlapadu (2), apart from the containment zones in Penumaka, Tenali …
  • Restrictions to continue in Narasaraopet 09 May 2020 02:32 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The district administration has decided to enforce complete lockdown till May 10 in Narasaraopet. As part of ‘Mission May 15’ plan aimed at curbing coronavirus positive cases in Narasaraopet, the officials enforced complete …
  • 11 test positive for coronavirus in Guntur district, count at 319 04 May 2020 03:38 By Express News Service GUNTUR: With 11 more persons testing positive for coronavirus on Sunday, the number of cases in Guntur district rose to 319. According to official sources, of the 11 positive patients, seven are from Narasaraopet, two from Chinna …
  • Strict lockdown restrictions to continue in Guntur district 03 May 2020 03:57 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur collector I Samuel Anand Kumar said lockdown restrictions would continue in Guntur district as per the guidelines issued by the Union government and asked people to cooperate with the authorities to contain the spread …
  • A cup of tea led to spread of corona 01 May 2020 05:52 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Finally, police traced the person who spread coronavirus to the 45-year-old cable operator in Narasaraopet after a thorough inquiry. He was a 54-year-old man of Guntur who attended Tablighi Jamaat at Nizamuddin Markaz. The …
  • COVID-19: Narasaraopet turns a hotspot 30 Apr 2020 09:51 Narsaraopet, a bustling town 45 km away from here, is the latest hotspot of COVID-19. A staggering number of cases, 104, from this town, has shocked the local administration, which seemed to be just relaxing after aggressively implementing cluster …
  • Andhra: Total lockdown declared in Narasaraopet as 23 test positive for COVID-19 28 Apr 2020 06:53 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur collector I Samuel Anand Kumar has announced a complete lockdown in Narasaraopet revenue division from April 29 and 30. With 23 persons testing positive for Covid-19 on Monday, the number of positive patients rose to …
  • As cases rise, aggressive testing in Andhra red zones 28 Apr 2020 01:55 Krishna District Collector A Mohammed Imtiaz and Vijayawada Police Commissioner Dwaraka Tirumala Rao in Vijayawada’s Krishnalanka area. (Express photo) With the number of coronavirus cases rising in Andhra Pradesh, the state government has resorted to …
  • COVID-19: Four Narasaraopet docs infected with coronavirus, patients in a fix 27 Apr 2020 03:53 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Four doctors from Narasaraopet tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday and Sunday. One among them is a 63-year-old, owner of a hospital in Arundelpet, and the other doctors, one of whom is his daughter-in-law, work for …
  • Fight on to shield rural Andhra Pradesh from coronavirus 26 Apr 2020 05:38 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  While a majority of Covid-19 patients are from urban areas, positive cases are also emerging from more rural clusters in the state. Seven new rural clusters were added on Saturday, taking their total number to 74 in …
  • Three more test positive for coronavirus in Guntur, cases increase to 209 26 Apr 2020 05:25 By Express News Service GUNTUR: With three more testing positive for Covid-19 on Saturday, the number of positive patients rose to 209 in Guntur district. Of the three positive patients, two belong to Narasaraopet and one to Sangadigunta area in Guntur …
  • Andhra Pradesh tally zooms past 700 mark with 75 new cases in a day 21 Apr 2020 04:07 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The number of COVID-19 cases in the state rose to 722 on Monday morning, when 64 samples tested positive (75 tested positive within 24 hours). With 16 new cases, Kurnool district now has 174 and tops the statechart. …
  • A web app to spot Covid cases 18 Apr 2020 05:15 Express News Service HYDERABAD: When JSR Annamayya mentions ‘human being’ as his designation, it is clear that he is attempting to do something beyond the ordinary. Luckily, he instantly connected with J Vijay Punnarao, ACMA and V Krishna Korvvidi ( …
  • Youngsters outdoors? Parents to be booked 15 Apr 2020 04:21 By Express News Service GUNTUR/KURNOOL/VIJAYAWADA: With a spike in cases in Guntur, Vijayawada and Kurnool, the focus has shifted to the strict enforcement of the lockdown in these cities. In Guntur and Vijayawada, the police are penalising those …
  • Narasaraopet on edge after death of collection agent 13 Apr 2020 04:53 Express News Service GUNTUR: The death of a collection agent who worked for a cable operator, has been haunting Narasaraopet for the past three days. The 45-year-old, who died of coronavirus on Friday, had interacted with around 220 persons while …
  • Two more Covid-19 deaths in Andhra Pradesh take total to 6 10 Apr 2020 05:50 Vijayawada/Kadapa: Two more Covid-19 deaths, one each in Guntur and Anantapur districts, took the toll in Andhra Pradesh to six on Thursday. The victim from Guntur, aged 45, and the Anantapur victim, a 70-year-old man, died on April 7 and their samples …
  • COVID-19: Venture out sans mask in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur, pay Rs 1,000 fine 10 Apr 2020 02:33 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Get ready to pay Rs 1,000 fine if you venture out of your house and move in public places in Guntur city without wearing a face mask. With the number of COVID-19 positive cases increasing in the entire district and …
  • Speeding car dashes of police officer in patrol during lockdown 25 Mar 2020 17:35 Vijayawada: Amid the statewide lockdown and curfew on roads, one police officer from Andhra Pradesh was dashed by a speeding car in Vijayawada. The officer, Sridhar, received a head injury and was sent to hospital for treatment. Cases of people roaming on …
  • Youth in Andhra Pradesh's Palapadu spray bleaching powder on streets amid coronavirus scare 23 Mar 2020 04:50 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Amid rising cases of coronavirus in the State, a few youngsters from Palapadu near Narasaraopet, came together and sprayed bleaching powder on the streets in the early hours of Sunday. The youngsters purchased bleaching …
  • YSRC ZPTC, MPTC members meet MP 16 Mar 2020 04:31 By Express News Service GUNTUR: YSRC Narasaraopet MP Lavu Sri Krishna Devarayalu has urged the party candidates, who were unanimously elected for Zilla Parishad Territorial Constituencies (ZPTCs) and Mandal Parishad Territorial Constituencies (MPTCs) seat, …
  • Candidates ‘stopped’ from filing papers 12 Mar 2020 03:26 By Express News Service GUNTUR: YSR Congress activists reportedly obstructed TDP leaders when they were filing nominations for seven seats of Mandal Parishad Territorial Constituency (MPTC) in the presence of the police at RDO office of Narasaraopet in …
  • Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress accused of hounding Opp candidates 12 Mar 2020 00:26 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy. (File) AMID CHARGES that the ruling YSR Congress Party in Andhra Party is trying to stop Telugu Desam Party candidates from filing nominations for the March 21 local body elections, two more TDP leaders …
  • Guntur district getting ready for polls 10 Mar 2020 06:00 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur district officials were making arrangements for nominations for civic body elections on March 11.Commissioners of municipalities and Guntur Municipal Corporation (GMC) directed officials concerned to procure required …
  • Five more with coronavirus symptoms in Andhra Pradesh admitted to isolation wards 08 Mar 2020 05:16 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Five more fresh cases of people with symptoms of coronavirus were admitted to isolation wards in the State, taking the total number of people who are being treated in the State to 12. The fresh cases people getting …
  • Thousands of devotees throng Kotappakonda shrine 22 Feb 2020 05:28 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Hundreds of ‘prabhalus’ arrived at the Kotappakonda hill shrine from Narasaraopet, Chilakaluripet and nearby villages on the occasion of the Maha Shivaratri on Friday. Thousands of pilgrims made queue lines to pray to …
  • APSRTC to ply 2,555 special buses across Andhra Pradesh 21 Feb 2020 06:09 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/GUNTUR: Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) will operate 2,555 special buses to various Lord Shiva temples across the state on Maha Shivaratri on Friday and Saturday, said RTC vice-chairman and …
  • 6 killed, several injured as auto-rickshaw rams into mini lorry in Andhra Pradesh 10 Feb 2020 12:21 Image Source : PTI Andhra Pradesh: 6 killed, several injured as auto-rickshaw rams into mini lorry At least six people were killed, while several others were injured in a road accident in Andhra Pradesh on Monday. The incident was reported from Guntur …
  • Andhra Pradesh man miffed with sister talking on phone, kills her: Police 10 Feb 2020 04:11 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The police on Sunday, arrested a man named L Kumaraswamy for murdering his sister Tanusha. The accused has accepted that he attacked the deceased when he found her speaking over the phone with an acquaintance on the …
  • 17-year-old girl murdered in Andhra Pradesh, brother’s role suspected 09 Feb 2020 04:18 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Unknown persons murdered a girl under suspicious circumstances but police suspected the involvement of her elder brother in the incident and started inquiry to nab the culprits by collecting evidence.  The incident took …
  • YSRC MLA receives 32 complaints from public 05 Feb 2020 03:55 By Express News Service GUNTUR: YSRC MLA Dr Gopireddy Srinivasa Reddy received 32 complaints from the public while conducting ‘Dial Your MLA’ programme at Municipal Council conference hall of Narasaraopet in Guntur district on Tuesday. He, along with the …
  • YSRC MP Lavu supports striking Capital farmers 01 Feb 2020 03:33 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: To express solidarity with Amaravati farmers who have been protesting against the State government’s plan for decentralisation of the capital, YSRC Narasaraopet MP Lavu Sri Krishna Devarayulu on Friday visited Mandadam …
  • Fed up with not finding sources of income, villagers in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool turn migrants 28 Jan 2020 00:41 Express News Service KURNOOL: Unable to earn from his farms or find another decent source of income, Chinna Eeranna, along with his wife and teenage sons, is headed for the chilli plantations of Guntur district. Working there as farmhands, he says, is a …
  • Dream, Discover, Do: Nobel Peace Laureate and child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi to students 22 Jan 2020 04:07 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Nobel Peace Laureate and child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi addressed students on ‘Global Campaign on Child Education’ at Vignan University at Vadlamudi village in Chebrolu mandal on Tuesday. “Dream big, discover your …
  • YSR Congress takes out mega rally backing Andhra Pradesh government's decentralisation plan  19 Jan 2020 07:23 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The ruling YSR Congress took out a rally from Guntur Road to RDO office at Narasaraopet on Saturday in support of the three-capital proposal of the government. Ministers, YSRC legislators and public in large numbers took …
  • Andhra's Narasaraopet municipality to get four wards 31 Dec 2019 02:58 By Express News Service GUNTUR:The Narasaraopet municipal authorities have issued a draft notification for delimitation of wards and are seeking objections, suggestions to it from the public and representatives of all political parties.  Narasaraopet …
  • Two killed, one hurt in Andhra Pradesh hit and run  26 Dec 2019 02:19 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Two persons were killed and one injured in a road accident at Narasaraopet in Guntur district on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday. According to Narasaraopet rural police, the victims Guvvala Govindu (65), …
  • Vijayawada: Man kills wife with Cricket bat 22 Dec 2019 22:13 Vijayawada: In a fit of rage, a man killed his wife with a cricket bat at Narasaraopet on Saturday night. Narasaraopet rural police inspector Y. Achaiah said a major altercation took place between husband Sk Mustafa and his wife Hayatunnisa on Saturday …
  • Land acquired for capital city project will be returned to farmers: AP panchayat raj minister 21 Dec 2019 01:57 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Panchayat Raj Minister Peddireddy Ramachandra Reddy has opined that decentralised development is the only solution to various problems of the State. Speaking to mediapersons in Tirupati, he made it clear that the land …
  • One dies as truck rams into container 14 Dec 2019 05:03 By Express News Service GUNTUR: A person died on the spot, while another person suffered injuries after their vehicle rammed into a 12-wheeler container truck, which had suddenly halted, near the Agriculture department check post at Vinukonda in Guntur …
  • Minority leaders demand cancellation of CAB, NRC 14 Dec 2019 05:03 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Hundreds of minority youth from across political parties participated in a rally, demanding withdrawal of National Register of Citizens (NRC) and Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) at Narasaraopet in Guntur district on …
  • Youth slashes girl’s neck, attempts suicide 05 Dec 2019 08:01 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  A youngster tried to kill a girl by slashing her throat after she reportedly refused to marry him and later attempted suicide on Wednesday. According to the police, Ankam Akhil from Narasaraopet had fallen in love with a 17 …
  • Town beautification works begin in Guntur's Narasaraopet 16 Nov 2019 00:04 By Express News Service GUNTUR: YSR Congress MLA Gopireddy Srinivasa Reddy and civic officials have vowed to take up works for Narasaraopet beautification. In this regard, the officials have started plantation of saplings on parks, roadsides and dividers …
  • Sand situation in Andra Pradesh improving, but bottlenecks remain  14 Nov 2019 03:08 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  In Anantapur, Guntur, East Godavari and other districts in the state, sand availability is improving, but the common man is finding it difficult to place an order online. Further, transportation cost has increased, …
  • Andhra engineering student drowns in canal while trying to take selfie 12 Nov 2019 00:17 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  A 20-year-old BTech student drowned in Guntur Branch Canal while attempting to take a selfie with her friends near the canal bund at Karlakunta village in Nakarikallu mandal of Guntur district on Sunday.The incident came to …
  • YSRC resorting to intimidation, pressure tactics: Chandrababu Naidu 01 Oct 2019 02:45 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Describing former Assembly Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao as a man of self-discipline and fearless nature, TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu said he is still unable to digest the way Kodela had died.  Participating in a …
  • Resentment in TDP after Kodela death 22 Sep 2019 00:06 Samdani MN | TNN | Updated: Sep 22, 2019, 4:20 IST Amaravati: The TDP’s new-found aggression to take on YSRC seems to have backfired as many party sympathisers are upset at the way the party handled suicide of former speaker Kodela Sivaprasada Rao. …
  • Ex-speaker’s final rites held amid tight security 19 Sep 2019 04:15 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The final rites of former assembly speaker Dr Kodela Siva Prasada Rao were performed amid tight security in Narasaraopet town on Wednesday. Thousands of followers of the doctor-turned-politician along with Telugu Desam party …
  • Downpour continues in Guntur district 18 Sep 2019 02:58 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Heavy downpour in several parts of Guntur district on Tuesday, threw normal life out of gear. Traffic on Guntur-Hyderabad highway was stranded as Rallavagu stream overflowed. Meanwhile, the streets of Guntur city, Tenali, …
  • Naidu demands CBI probe into death of former A.P. Speaker Kodela 17 Sep 2019 07:47 Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has demanded that the Central Bureau of Investigation conduct an inquiry into the death of senior leader Kodela Sivaprasada Rao. The TDP president described …
  • Reputed doctor, controversial politician: The many facets of Kodela Siva Prasada Rao 16 Sep 2019 20:39 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Popular among his supporters as Palnati Puli (tiger), Kodela Siva Prasada Rao's political career spanning over three decades had its ups and downs often marred by controversies. Born into a lower middle class …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Ex-Speaker Kodela Siva Prasad Rao commits suicide 16 Sep 2019 09:27 Former Andhra Pradesh Speaker Kodela Siva Prasad Rao passed away Monday (File Photo) Former Andhra Pradesh Speaker and six-time TDP MLA Kodela Siva Prasad Rao committed suicide at his Hyderabad residence on Monday.  Former chief minister N Chandrababu …
  • Andhra says ex-Speaker stole govt items, thieves strike his office 24 Aug 2019 00:32 Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker Kodela Siva Prasad Rao. (Source: Twitter) POLITICIANS LIKE to hold on to their chairs, and some of them to other pieces of furniture too. The previous Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker, Kodela Siva Prasad Rao, is accused of …
  • Spinning mill owners submit memo to Smriti Irani 21 Jul 2019 01:27 By Express News Service GUNTUR: A team of Andhra Pradesh Spinning Mills Association (APSMA), led by Narasaraopet MP Lavu Srikrishnadevarayalu, met Union Minister of Textiles Smriti Z Irani in New Delhi on Saturday and submitted a representation demanding …
  • Kasu Mahesh bags medical college for Gurazala, boon for development of Palnadu 14 Jul 2019 09:00 AMARAVATI: Decades long dream of backward Palnadu region in Guntur district in getting a government medical college is finally coming true. Finance minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy has cleared the decks for setting up government medical college in …
  • Woman constable in Andhra Pradesh survives suicide bid 14 Jul 2019 07:16 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  A woman constable consumed rat poison due to family disputes at Sattenapalli in Guntur district late on Friday night.  ALSO READ: Asha worker tries to end life, alleges harassment by Andhra Pradesh minister in Machlipatnam​ …
  • YSRCP MLA wants to make Narasaraopet ‘Palnadu district’ HQ 08 Jul 2019 05:14 By Express News Service GUNTUR: YSR Congress party’s (YSRCP) Narasaraopet MLA Dr Gopireddy Srinivasa Reddy has initiated a signature campaign demanding that Narasaraopet be declared district headquarters by carving out a separate ‘Palnadu’ district. …
  • Another TDP leader lodges police plaint against former speaker Siva Prasad Rao's son 07 Jul 2019 06:54 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Another TDP leader lodged a complaint against AP Legislative Assembly former speaker K Siva Prasad Rao’s son Kodela Siva Ram at I Town police station of Narasaraopet in Guntur district on Saturday. TDP leader Vadlamudi …
  • Five cops suspended in Andhra Pradesh for dereliction of duty 03 Jul 2019 05:57 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur Rural Superintendent of police S Jayalakshmi suspended one head constable, three constables and a Home Guard for dereliction of duty on Tuesday. The orders for the same were issued after the Narasaraopet police …
  • Five pilgrims killed as car rams lorry 02 Jul 2019 05:45 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Five people, including two children, died when a speeding car rammed a stationary lorry from behind on NH-16 at NTR Centre in Chilakaluripet in the early hours of Monday. Chilakaluripet urban CI V Suryanarayana said the …
  • Three killed, two injured after car hits road divider 23 Jun 2019 05:36 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Three persons were killed and two others suffered injuries when a speeding car hit a road divider and plunged into the fields at Santagudipadu village in Rompicherla mandal of Guntur district on Saturday.  According to …
  • Yoga gaining popularity among Narasaraopeta Engineering College students 22 Jun 2019 05:12 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The fifth International Yoga Day was celebrated with much enthusiasm at Narasaraopeta Engineering College (NEC) in association with The New Indian Express, at Narasaraopet in Guntur district on Friday. Speaking on the …
  • Rs 11.6 lakh worth e-tickets seized by South Central Railway 16 Jun 2019 06:40 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Some 20 touts were arrested and e-tickets worth Rs 11.6 lakh seized during day-long raids conducted by RPF personnel as ‘Operation Thunder’ on e-touting (touting of railway tickets booked online) at 20 different …
  • TDP condemns ‘attacks’ on party workers by YSRC 12 Jun 2019 06:14 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Ahead of the commencement of the State Legislative Assembly Session from Wednesday, the Telugu Desam (TD) Legislature Party, which met under the chairmanship of party supremo N Chandrababu Naidu at his residence on …
  • YSRC, TDP workers clash in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur, seven injured 11 Jun 2019 03:48 By Express News Service GUNTUR: An old dispute led to a clash between YSR Congress and TDP workers at Petlurivaripalem village in Narasaraopet Mandal on Monday. According to villagers, YSRC workers attacked TDP men with sticks and hurled stones. The TDP …
  • Former AP Speaker Kodela’s son booked in extortion case 09 Jun 2019 06:59 By Express News Service GUNTUR: An extortion case was registered against former Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao’s son K Siva Ram at Narasaraopet rural police station in Guntur district on Friday. According to Narasaraopet rural SI AV Brahmam, builder K …
  • Vietnam elected to Asian seat on UN Security Council 08 Jun 2019 06:05 United Nations, June 8 (IANS) Vietnam has been elected unopposed to the Security Council on behalf of the Asian countries in an election that could reshuffle the dynamics of the UN’s highest body that is already paralyzed on many important issues like …
  • Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to reveal ministers’ names at June 7 meeting 03 Jun 2019 04:35 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy will chair the YSRC Legislature Party meeting on June 7. It is expected that the Chief Minister will announce the names of his Cabinet colleagues during the meeting, which will be held …
  • Narasaraopet Anna Canteen renamed ‘Rajanna Canteen’ 01 Jun 2019 03:45 The change of guard was swift and the message is loud and clear. Welcome arches at the entrance of government offices, stone plaques bearing the names of senior TDP leaders have been done away with and in their place, the white, blue and green colours of …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • 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. …
  • Parties, admin gear up for counting day 14 May 2019 04:05 By Express News Service GUNTUR: As the day for counting of votes for the general elections nears, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) is gearing up for training classes for their agents from May 15.The party’s Guntur president, GV Anjaneyulu, said the training …
  • Voter list being finalised for civic polls 12 May 2019 05:48 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The municipal administration department is making all efforts to finalise voter list in 10 municipalities out of 12 municipalities in the district. At present, the officers finalised the voter list based on general elections …
  • Repolling in Vijayawada today amid heavy security cover 06 May 2019 04:41 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: All arrangements have been made for repolling at five centres of five Assembly segments in three districts of AP on Monday. Polling will be held from 7 am to 6 pm amid tight security. A huge force comprising 1,200 police …
  • Vigilance and Enforcement officials seize 324 PDS rice bags 27 Apr 2019 04:36 By Express News Service GUNTUR: A team led by vigilance and enforcement regional officer T Sobha Manjari conducted surprise checks and seized illegal stocks of 324 bags of PDS rice at Ravipadu village in Guntur district on Thursday night. Acting on a tip- …
  • Three-tier security in place for repolling in Guntur West and Narasaraopet 21 Apr 2019 06:05 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The police have made three-tier security arrangements in view of the repolling in Guntur West and Narasaraopet Assembly constituencies in the district. The election authorities have submitted reports after scrutiny of the …
  • Inadequate facilities plague JNTUK Engineering College, Narasaraopet 16 Apr 2019 05:25 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Lack of sufficient hostel buildings, classrooms and labs in the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) Engineering College at Narasaraopet has left its students in a fix. The engineering college began functioning …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Marginal increase in polling puts parties on tenterhooks 14 Apr 2019 04:50 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Marginal increase of 1.23 per cent in polling in the April 11 Assembly and Lok Sabha elections compared to the 2014 general elections put the two main political parties — the TDP and YSRC — on tenterhooks. As against 78.41 …
  • AP Speaker Kodela attacked by YSRCP workers 11 Apr 2019 11:59 GUNTUR: Tension gripped Palnadu region as clashes broke out between the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and YSRCP workers in Narasaraopet, Gurazala and Sattenapalle assembly constituencies during the polling for general elections on Thursday. The situation turned …
  • Modugula slams Naidu over Guntur development 01 Apr 2019 14:46 GUNTUR: Lashing out at the state government, YSRCP Lok Sabha candidate Modugula Venugopala Reddy has said that chief minister Chandrababu Naidu is solely responsible for the derailment of development in Guntur city. He said that Naidu had shuffled the …
  • Lok Sabha elections 2019: Arch-rivals to sweat it out in Narasaraopeta 24 Mar 2019 06:46 Express News Service GUNTUR: Veterans and arch-rivals Rayapati Sambasiva Rao and Kanna Lakshminarayana are going to fight a face-to-face battle for the first time in their decades of political career for the Narasaraopet Parliament seat. A younger aspirant …
  • TDP to consider new face for Narasaraopet 10 Mar 2019 14:53
  • Section 144 imposed in Narasaraopet 01 Jul 2018 00:36 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tension mounted in Narasaraopet town amid fears of clash between TDP and YSRC workers on Saturday. YSRC MLA Dr G Srinivas Reddy was put under house arrest by police to restrain him from holding a public meeting. However, …
  • Massive rally of Dalits against Narasaraopet MLA's alleged land grabbing activities 27 Jun 2018 17:38
  • CBI raids 25 places of former TDP MLA, associates in Guntur, Hyderabad 19 Nov 2020 18:09 Share00 The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has raided 25 places in Andhra Pradesh’s Guntur district and Hyderabad, in connection with the illegal limestone mining case involving former Gurazala MLA Yarapathineni Srinivas Rao and associates on …
  • Tension after youth’s death in group clash, Section 144 clamped 14 Sep 2020 05:03 By Express News Service GUNTUR: The police on Sunday clamped prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC in Nadikudi village of Dachepalli mandal to thwart any untoward incident following the death of a youth injured in a group clash. Additional police …
  • It’s YSRC attempt to kill TDP leaders, fumes TDP chief 12 Mar 2020 05:41 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Expressing concern over the attack on TDP leaders in Macherla constituency of Guntur district, TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday said it was nothing but an attempt by YSRC leaders to murder TDP leaders. He …
  • Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress accused of hounding Opp candidates 12 Mar 2020 00:26 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy. (File) AMID CHARGES that the ruling YSR Congress Party in Andhra Party is trying to stop Telugu Desam Party candidates from filing nominations for the March 21 local body elections, two more TDP leaders …
  • Watch: YSR Congress workers chase TDP leaders, smash car windows 11 Mar 2020 11:08 The TDP leaders were attacked when they were traveling to Macherla to accompany TDP candidates to file nominations for the upcoming local body elections. (Screengrab) Former Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MLA B Umamaheshwara Rao, Member of Legislative Council ( …
  • 'Looking to lynch us': TDP leaders claim they were attacked by YSR Congress workers 11 Mar 2020 10:02 The TDP leaders were attacked when they were traveling to Macherla to accompany TDP candidates to file nominations for the upcoming local body elections. (Screengrab) Former Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MLA B Umamaheshwara Rao, Member of Legislative Council ( …
  • CM Jagan to launch  hospital Nadu-Nedu  in Kurnool today 18 Feb 2020 07:02 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  ‘Nadu - Nedu’ (Now and then) in hospitals, a scheme initiated by the State government to upgrade facilities in government hospitals for ensuring  quality medical treatment to patients, will be launched by Chief Minister …
  • Andhra Pradesh Doctor Thrashed, Stripped; 4 Arrested 05 Feb 2020 09:56 A doctor in Andhra Pradesh's Piduguralla was thrashed allegedly by YSRCP men. Hyderabad: A doctor who runs a hospital in Andhra Pradesh was beaten up brutally by a few men reportedly with links to Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy's party. The MLA …
  • Andhra Pradesh Doctor Thrashed Allegedly By Jagan Reddy's Party Men 05 Feb 2020 05:05 A doctor in Andhra Pradesh's Piduguralla was thrashed allegedly by YSRCP men. Hyderabad: A doctor who runs a hospital in Andhra Pradesh was beaten up brutally by a few men reportedly with links to Chief Minister Jagan Reddy's party. The MLA in …
  • ‘Humanism is my religion, keeping my word is my caste’: Andhra CM Jagan 03 Dec 2019 05:18 By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Amid criticism by Opposition parties over his religion and caste, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday said, “Humanism is my religion and keeping my word is my caste”.   Jagan said his detractors …
  • 'Humanism' is my religion, 'keeping up my word' is my caste says Jagan rebutting criticism 02 Dec 2019 10:44 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Amid criticism by the opposition parties over his religion and caste, Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday gave a sharp rebuttal to his detractors saying, "humanism is my religion and keeping up …
  • Winds of change blow across faction-ridden Palnadu region 11 Oct 2019 07:59 Winds of change have started blowing across the villages in Palnadu in the grip of post poll violence since May this year. A series of violent incidents in the aftermath of election results have threatened to mar development in the region, which has …
  • Naidu demands CBI probe into death of former A.P. Speaker Kodela 17 Sep 2019 07:47 Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has demanded that the Central Bureau of Investigation conduct an inquiry into the death of senior leader Kodela Sivaprasada Rao. The TDP president described …
  • Chandrababu Naidu put under house arrest 11 Sep 2019 09:26 AMARAVATI: Telugu Desam president N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday made a vain bid to venture out of his house at Undavalli here to proceed to Palnadu region in Guntur district as part of his 'Chalo Atmakuru' call against alleged eviction of some …
  • AP: CBI may probe Gurazala illegal mining case 05 Sep 2019 13:10
  • Andhra BJP postpones dharna against ‘police raj’ 16 Aug 2019 03:32 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The BJP State unit, which had planned to stage a dharna in Gurazala against ‘police raj’ in Palnadu region on Friday, deferred its plans as the police department did not give permission. BJP State Vice President T …
  • Demand for 5 nagar panchayats in Guntur rises 06 Aug 2019 04:15 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Demanding upgradation of five-gram panchayats–Dachepalli, Gurazala, Nizampatnam, Pedakakani and Amaravati–into Nagar panchayats, people’s representatives in Guntur district have submitted representations to the government. …
  • Kasu Mahesh bags medical college for Gurazala, boon for development of Palnadu 14 Jul 2019 09:00 AMARAVATI: Decades long dream of backward Palnadu region in Guntur district in getting a government medical college is finally coming true. Finance minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy has cleared the decks for setting up government medical college in …
  • TDP condemns ‘attacks’ on party workers by YSRC 12 Jun 2019 06:14 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Ahead of the commencement of the State Legislative Assembly Session from Wednesday, the Telugu Desam (TD) Legislature Party, which met under the chairmanship of party supremo N Chandrababu Naidu at his residence on …
  • Narasaraopet Anna Canteen renamed ‘Rajanna Canteen’ 01 Jun 2019 03:45 The change of guard was swift and the message is loud and clear. Welcome arches at the entrance of government offices, stone plaques bearing the names of senior TDP leaders have been done away with and in their place, the white, blue and green colours of …
  • Jagan urges Governor to take action, accuses Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu of 'misusing' office 17 Apr 2019 06:44 By PTI VIJAYAWADA:  YSR Congress president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday urged Governor ESL Narasimhan to prevent the TDP and its chief N Chandrababu Naidu from abusing the official machinery for their political gains and brought to his notice the sad …
  • AP Speaker Kodela attacked by YSRCP workers 11 Apr 2019 11:59 GUNTUR: Tension gripped Palnadu region as clashes broke out between the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and YSRCP workers in Narasaraopet, Gurazala and Sattenapalle assembly constituencies during the polling for general elections on Thursday. The situation turned …
  • Andhra poll violence: Two killed in TDP-YSRCP clashes, Assembly Speaker allegedly assaulted 11 Apr 2019 11:00 NET Bureau At least two people were killed in poll-related violence in Tadipatri in Andhra Pradesh today after TDP and YSRCP factions clashed outside a polling booth. Similar incidents of violence were reported at many places across the state, including  …
  • Don’t be cheated by Chandrababu Naidu once again: Jagan Mohan 04 Apr 2019 03:53 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: YSR Congress chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy appealed to people to be aware of the ‘conspiracies’ of TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu and vote for trust and faith in the elections. “If you vote for TDP, you will be cheated again …
  • Bid to kill TDP leader foiled, three arrested 24 Mar 2019 06:46 By Express News Service GUNTUR: With elections fast approaching, factionalism seems to be raising its ugly head again in Palnadu area. The police foiled the bid of a trio to murder a TDP leader by arresting them.  Disclosing this to newsmen here on …
  • Jagan to release candidates’ list on March 16 13 Mar 2019 12:10 Category: Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad Posted by Md Aslam Hussain Published: Mar 13, 2019, 5:38 pm IST Updated: Mar 13, 2019, 5:38 pm IST Hyderabad: The first list of YSR Congress party candidates for the Lok Sabha and Assembly seats will be announced on …
  • Allow us to verify draft voters list: YSRCP to CEO 05 Mar 2019 15:25 GUNTUR: Expressing serious apprehension about deletion of eligible voters on a mass scale, YSRCP leaders requested chief electoral officer (CEO) Gopalakrishna Dwivedi to take a fresh look into the issue. A delegation of YSRCP leaders comprising Kasu Mahesh …
  • TDP enrolls 65 lakh members in Andhra Pradesh 13 Jan 2019 13:32 AMARAVATI: Setting a new record, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has enrolled over 65 lakh people as party members in the state. In the process, it surpassed the previous record of 64.42 lakh membership. Interestingly, the party has achieved the maximum score of …
  • Fan skydives to wish Jaganmohan Reddy on his birthday - The Siasat Daily 22 Dec 2018 22:58 GUNTUR: Kotha Ramakrishna, a huge fan of YSRCP chief Jagan, choose a different way to extend the birthday greetings to his leader. He resides in Johannesburg in South Africa, performed the Skydiving from a height of 11,000ft to wish Jagan. He took a poster …
  • Fan skydives to wish Jaganmohan Reddy on his birthday 22 Dec 2018 07:58 GUNTUR: Kotha Ramakrishna, a huge fan of YSRCP chief Jagan, choose a different way to extend the birthday greetings to his leader. He resides in Johannesburg in South Africa, performed the Skydiving from a height of 11,000ft to wish Jagan. He took a poster …
  • Fan skydives to greet Jagan on his birthday 22 Dec 2018 07:29 GUNTUR: Kotha Ramakrishna, an ardent fan of YSRCP chief Jagan, choose a novel way, Skydive, to extend the birthday greetings to his leader. Ramakrishna, residing in Johannesburg in South Africa, performed the feat from a height of 11,000ft on Friday. …
  • 12 e-Pahara centres to intensify vigil on criminals in rural areas 03 Dec 2018 03:58 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Determined to curb criminal activities in rural areas, DIG KVV Gopala Rao on Sunday launched 12 e-Pahara Command and Control Centres in Guntur district.These individual units, which will be connected to the Integrated …
  • Andhra CM lays foundation for Godavari-Penna linking 26 Nov 2018 15:44 Guntur: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday laid the foundation for the first phase of Godavari-Penna linking project at Nakarikallu in Guntur district to make Rayalaseema region drought-free. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is “ …
  • Trade Unions ask workers to support Mahakootami in Elections 26 Nov 2018 14:03 Posted by Md Aslam Hussain on Nov 26, 2018, 6:34 PM IST Hyderabad Telangana Congress President Capt. Uttam Kumar Reddy addressing a press conference at party office in Hyderabad Hyderabad: The Telangana state units of AITUC, INTUC, TNTUC and TJS (Karmika …
  • Demand for release of water from Nagarjuna Sagar 12 Nov 2018 18:49 NARASARAOPET: Blaming chief minister Chandrababu Naidu for the prevailing drought conditions under the Nagarjuna Sagar Project, YSRCP loksabha constituency in-charge Lavu Srikrishnadevarayalu alleged on Monday that state government had completely failed to …
  • Farming will be made more profitable: CM 16 Sep 2018 21:57 Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has said that farming in the State will be made more profitable as 40 minor and major irrigation projects would be dedicated to the people by February next. Addressing a public meeting after performing ‘jalasiri ki …
  • Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Board sanctions Rs 150 crore for Venkateswara temple in capital 29 Aug 2018 02:07 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Trust Board which met in Tirumala on Tuesday, under the leadership of its Chairman P Sudhakar Yadav, sanctioned Rs 150 crore for the construction of Lord Venkateswara temple at …
  • In Andhra Pradesh, Mob Attacks Police Station After 10-Year-Old Was Allegedly Molested 16 May 2018 04:05 Mob threw stones at police station in Guntur, after a girl was allegedly molested Guntur, Andhra Praesh:  A mob attacked a police station at Old Guntur in Andhra Pradesh after a 10-year-old girl was allegedly molested, on Tuesday evening. The man …
  • TDP worker rapes 14-year-old multiple times, impregnates her 14 May 2018 13:56 The 14-year-old raped and impregnated by a TDP worker in Andhra Pradesh. (Representational Image)Getty Images In a shocking incident that took place in Andhra Pradesh's Dachepalli village, a Telugu Desam Party (TDP) worker allegedly raped a 14-year-old …
  • Andhra 14-Year-Old Raped Allegedly By TDP Worker, Is 3 Months Pregnant 13 May 2018 09:39 The accused threatened the girl and even gave her Rs 100 to keep her mouth shut. GUNTUR, ANDHRA PRADESH:  It was a regular day for this 14-year-old girl when she fell unconscious at her home in Andhra Pradesh. Her family took her for a medical check-up, …
  • 60-yr-old accused of raping minor found hanging from a tree 05 May 2018 04:19 A 60-year-old man who had allegedly raped a nine-year-old girl in Guntur on May 2 was found hanging from a tree near Amaralingeswara Swamy Temple in Amaravati on Friday. After the rape incident was reported on Wednesday, the local residents of Gurazala, …
  • Accused in Guntur rape case found dead 05 May 2018 03:51 [India], May 5 (ANI): A 60-year-old man who had allegedly raped a 9-year-old girl in Guntur on May 2 was found hanging from a tree near Amaralingeswara Swamy Temple in Amaravati yesterday. After the rape incident was reported on Wednesday, the local …
  • Guntur rape: Andhra CM announces Rs 5 Lakh ex gratia 05 May 2018 00:46 [India], May 5 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday met the family and relatives of the nine-year-old girl who was raped by a 60-year-old man in Guntur on May 2 and announced Rs 5 Lakh ex gratia for her. He has also announced help for her …
  • Guntur: Man accused of raping 9-year-old ends life in Nallamala forest 04 May 2018 20:56 Guntur: Annam Rama Subbaiah accused of raping a nine-year-old girl has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree in the Nallamala forest near Amaralingeswara temple in Daida, Gurazala mandal in Guntur district. The suicide theory has been …
  • 50-year-old Andhra man accused of raping minor found hanging 04 May 2018 09:04 Protests continued in Dachepalli village as hundreds of residents blocked roads and surrounded the police station demanding that police arrest the accused immediately. Residents of Dachepalli have called for a bandh today in the area. (Representational …
  • Andhra Pradesh's Dachepalli seethes with anger over rape of minor girl 04 May 2018 01:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  A 9-year-old girl from a minority community was raped by a 55-year-old man at Dachepalli in Guntur district on Wednesday night leading to public outrage.Following the incident, a large number of people blocked Addanki- …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Minor girl sexually assaulted by elderly man, outrage in Guntur 03 May 2018 15:41 By: PTI | Amaravati (ap) | Published: May 3, 2018 8:22:48 pm Police said locals vandalised the man’s house after coming to know about the incident. In yet another horrific incident of crime against minor girls, a nine-year-old was allegedly sexually …
  • Nine-year-old girl raped by 60-year-old neighbour in Guntur 03 May 2018 14:55 Guntur (Andhra Pradesh): A nine-year-old girl has been allegedly raped by a 60-year-old man here. The rape incident was reported on Wednesday. Local residents of Gurazala, Guntur, on Thursday staged a protest at Bhahma Naidu statue and demanded for the …
  • 56 cows die after grazing pesticide-laced field 10 Apr 2018 14:12 Livestock breeder appealing to Indian government for help aftre losing more than half his herd Hyderabad: As many as 56 cows have died of poisoning in India’s Andhra Pradesh state, they fed on pesticide-laced sorghum sprouts. The incident in Daida village …
  • 56 cows die after feeding on pesticides in Andhra village 10 Apr 2018 02:17 VIJAYAWADA: At least 56 cows died after feeding on jowar sprouts and pesticides dumped at a field at Daida village in Andhra Pradesh late on Sunday night. It was a horrific sight at dawn when farmers woke up to carcasses lying sprawled on the field at …
  • India’s blind cricket team’s winning streak 06 Apr 2018 10:20 Ajay Kumar Reddy (holding the tricolour) and his team celebrate after winning the World Cup final against Pakistan in Sharjah on 20 January. Photo: Twitter @blind_cricket In a dusty school cricket ground in the early 2000s, 10-year-old Ajay Kumar Reddy …
  • Buffalo pee sparks clashes, claims life in A... 06 Feb 2018 08:58 GUNTUR: One person was killed and his brother declared brain-dead after two families fought over a buffalo belonging to one of them urinated in front of the house of the other. The incident happened at Jangameswarapuram under Gurazala mandal in Guntur …
  • Buffalo pee sparks clashes, claims life in Andhra 06 Feb 2018 05:09 GUNTUR: One person was killed and his brother declared brain-dead after two families fought over a buffalo belonging to one of them urinated in front of the house of the other. The incident happened at Jangameswarapuram under Gurazala mandal in Guntur …
  • Late rains dash Andhra Pradesh farmers’ Kharif hopes 16 Oct 2017 06:26 VIJAYAWADA: The rains lashing different parts of the Rayalaseema region and parts of Krishna Delta and Prakasam district has not brought any cheers to the farmers. “The rains have come too late. Kharif is lost and only hope is Rabi,” they say. K Rama …
  • 18 months after DPR, gundrevula project still remains a non-starter 23 Sep 2017 05:36 VIJAYAWADA: Farmers under KC canal ayacut were happy for the last one week with steady inflows into Tungabhadra River at Sunkesula barrage in Kurnool district, but now they are worried, for inflows started decreasing. They are worried as they would no …
  • Engg student ends life after exam failure 13 Sep 2017 03:42 GUNTUR: A final year engineering student of Nalanda Institute of Technology at Kantepudi village in Sattenapalli mandal allegedly committed suicide in a private hostel at Nagarjuna Nagar on Tuesday.  According to police, Chaluvadi Durga Satish (22) of …
  • Gutka seized in raids, illegal sale of  chewing tobacco to be checked 15 Jul 2017 04:38 Police seizing gutka packets from a pan shop at Bapatla in Guntur district on Friday during a raid | Express GUNTUR: Guntur rural police seized gutka, khaini and other banned chewing tobacco products after conducting raids on pan shops and tobacco product …
  • ‘Palleku Podam’ in faction-hit villages 27 May 2017 02:05 GUNTUR: In the wake of faction killings in Prakasam and Kurnool districts, Guntur police have decided to implement the Palleku Podam programme in faction-ridden villages to promote peace and harmony.  Gurazala Circle Inspector R Dharmendra said  the …
  • Mini-Mahanadu seeks Chilli board 24 May 2017 02:48 GUNTUR: Vinukonda MLA GV Anjaneyulu was unanimously elected Telugu Desam district president for the second consecutive time at the Mini-Mahanadu of the party held at Sri Venkateswara Vignana Mandir here on Tuesday. Later, the district TDP passed 14 …
  • Roads in Guntur inundated after untimely rains 02 May 2017 01:56 GUNTUR: Untimely rain lashed several parts of the district on Monday bringing respite to people from the scorching summer.  According to reports, Narasaraopet, Atchampet, Gurazala, Old Amaravati, Pedakurapadu, Krosuru and other mandals received rainfall.  …
  • TDP, YSRC MLAs join hands to solve drinking water crisis in Guntur 19 Apr 2017 02:26 GUNTUR: Setting aside their political differences, the ruling Telugu Desam and Opposition YSR Congress MLAs highlighted the severe drinking water crisis in the district at the Zilla Parishad meeting here on Tuesday and demanded measures on a war footing to …
  • Two tahsildars, VRO to face criminal action in land scam in Andhra Pradesh 23 Mar 2017 03:24 GUNTUR: Vigilance and Enforcement Officer T Srinivasa Reddy who conducted an inquiry into illegal allotment of government land to a private individual by former tahsildars of Gurazala, has submitted his report to the State government.  It was revealed in …
  • Campaign to change thinking on child marriage in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur 22 Mar 2017 01:23 GUNTUR: The Women Development and Child Welfare Department has come up with a 5-point awareness programme to curb child marriages in the district.  The awareness campaign aimed at eradicating the social evil, has already been conducted in Guntur, Gurazala …
  • 9 labourers die in separate road mishaps 18 Mar 2017 02:12 GUNTUR/ONGOLE: Nine labourers were killed in two separate road mishaps in Guntur and Prakasam districts on Friday. At least 20 other workers were injured in the two incidents. In Guntur district, an auto-rickshaw trolley carrying around 15 farm …