• Rain brings down mercury levels in Vijayawada 03 Jul 2019 05:48 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Krishna district witnessed moderate rainfall and a drop in the mercury levels on Monday. Vijayawada city received a good rain spell in the evening hours of Monday, recording around two centimetres of rainfall. With the …
  • Man burns pregnant wife to death 17 Jun 2019 04:00 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Suspecting fidelity, a man burnt his pregnant wife to death in Krishna Lanka late on Friday night. According to the Krishna Lanka police, the incident happened around 11 pm on Friday when M Sailaja (29) was asleep at her …
  • In a blow to Maoists, senior Naxal cadre Narmada arrested after being underground for 22 years 11 Jun 2019 17:24 Among the highly educated Naxal leaders, Narmada has been underground for the last 22 years. (Representative image) Senior Naxal cadre Narmada and husband Kiran were arrested by Gadchiroli police about two days ago from Hyderabad, as per reports. …
  • Dreaded Maoist couple living in Hyderabad arrested 11 Jun 2019 00:57 Hyderabad: In a major blow to the Maoists, a wanted woman naxal, who allegedly masterminded deadly attacks against security forces and politicians, including the assassination of BJP MLA Bheema Mandavi in Dantewada and was underground for 26 years, was …
  • Andhra Cabinet has 11 ministers in 41-50 age group 09 Jun 2019 07:55 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The youngest member in Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s cabinet is 33-year-old Pamula Pushpa Sreevani and the oldest is 69-year-old Pilli Subhash Chandra Bose. While majority of the ministers in the 25-member strong …
  • Andhra Cabinet mix of experience and youth 08 Jun 2019 11:13 Amaravati, June 8 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh’s new 25-member Cabinet, which was sworn in on Saturday, is a mix of experience and youth as Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has also rewarded the loyalists. Striking a balance, Jagan Reddy has also tried to …
  • Many aspirants as Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy set to expand Cabinet 01 Jun 2019 05:07 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  As Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy sets out to expand his Cabinet on June 8, now it is for the ministerial aspirants to get into his good books. With the YSRC winning an overwhelming 151 MLAs in the …
  • Will SIT report now be made public? 28 May 2019 02:00 In June 2017, the TDP government coming under pressure from various quarters, formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) headed by DIG Vineet Brijlal to inquire into the alleged land-grabbing cases in Visakhapatnam district. The SIT grabbed a lot of …
  • YSRCP government to investigate land scam 27 May 2019 01:54 By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: The YSRCP government will order thorough inquiry into Vizag land scam along with alleged irregularities in Amaravati land acquisition, newly-elected Anakapalle MLA Gudivada Amarnath has said. Speaking at a news …
  • YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to take oath with 15 ministers 24 May 2019 21:54 Hyderabad: YSRC president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy’s ministers are likely take oath along with him on May 30 when he swears in as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. Mr Reddy may induct about 15 ministers initially. Given the strength of the AP Assembly, the …
  • YSRCP set to wrest many seats from Telugu Desam in Krishna district 24 May 2019 03:11 The YSR Congress Party has wrested many seats from the TDP in Krishna district, including three Assembly constituencies represented by ministers and the Deputy Speaker. YSRCP was leading in 13 out of the 16 Assembly constituencies and Kesineni Srinivas ( …
  • After Centre’s alert, vigil upped for D-day 23 May 2019 05:09 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Following alerts from the Ministry of Home Affairs and Central Bureau of Investigation that there were chances of violence in the State on Thursday, the police were put on high alert and additional security forces were …
  • Exit polls results give rise to reverse betting 23 May 2019 00:20 Vijayawada: Punters who had bet on the Telugu Desam winning the polls are now placing “reverse bets” for a YSRC victory after the exit polls outcome was declared earlier this week. There is huge betting on hot seats like Mangalagiri, Gudivada, Mylavaram, …
  • Lok Sabha elections: Poll betting set to cross Rs 2,000 crore in Andhra! 21 May 2019 04:28 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: More than Rs 2,000 crore is expected to change hands in betting on election results on the day of counting on May 23. Stakes seem to be increasing every hour after the announcement of exit polls on Sunday evening. The …
  • 23.41 lakh to vote in gram panchayat polls in Krishna 21 May 2019 03:39 The electoral roll of Krishna district for the gram panchayat elections has over 23.41 lakh voters – 11.56 lakh male and 11.85 lakh female voters. There are 136 voters of the third gender. Collector A. Md. Imtiaz released the electoral roll for the 5th …
  • Summer specials to Hyderabad, Vizag, Kakinada 19 May 2019 04:04 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South Central Railway (SCR) will run summer special trains between Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam and Secunderabad and Kakinada Town (via Kazipet, Rayanapadu, Bhimavaram Town) from May 23 onwards. Train no. 07461 …
  • Summer specials to Kakinada, Secunderabad , Tirupati 14 May 2019 05:30 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South Central Railway (SCR) will run summer special trains between various destinations from Tuesday onwards to clear extra rush of passengers.Train no. 07210 Kakinada Town-Tirupati special train will depart Kakinada …
  • Kotii Reddy, the Entrepreneur with a Golden Touch 04 May 2019 09:09 Kotii reddy is known for his passion for entrepreneurship. He has a couple of startup companies based out of Hyderabad. He is always in a meeting with clients or updating on his website. This is one side of his story. Another side of the coin is different …
  • Alert keyman averts train derailment in Andhra Pradesh 27 Apr 2019 04:36 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A major accident was averted when an alert keyman noticed broken railway tracks in the way of train no. 17479 Puri-Tirupati Express and signalled it to stop near Mandavalli Railway Station in the Gudivada-Bhimavaram …
  • Vijayawada: Temperature to touch 45° Celsius 15 Apr 2019 18:31 VIJAYAWADA: As maximum temperature across Krishna district and particularly Vijayawada has already crossed the 40 Celsius mark, the government’s Real Time Governance System (RTGS) has raised an alarm, expecting mercury to cross the ‘danger’ mark. RTGS heat …
  • Summer hampers blood donation, causes shortage in Vijayawada govt hospital 15 Apr 2019 07:36 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With the city experiencing sweltering heat right in April, the blood bank of Vijayawada Government General Hospital may soon run dry, with the current stock sufficient for just a week. The hospital authorities are failing …
  • Rajahmundry: Taunted, woman ends life with kid 14 Apr 2019 01:05 Rajahmundry: A woman along with her 3-year-old daughter committed suicide by drowning in the River Godavari near Markendeya Swamy ghat here on Saturday. According to I-Town police, Kone Latha, 25, hailing from Gudivada of Krishna district and presently …
  • Hyderabad: Taunted, woman ends life with kid 13 Apr 2019 20:56 Rajahmundry: A woman along with her 3-year-old daughter committed suicide by drowning in the River Godavari near Markendeya Swamy ghat here on Saturday. According to I-Town police, Kone Latha, 25, hailing from Gudivada of Krishna district and presently …
  • Inadequate poll arrangements irk Krishna voters  12 Apr 2019 06:14 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Many people expressed their dissatisfaction over the poor polling arrangements in Krishna district, which caused severe inconvenience to them. The malfunctioning of EVMs tested the patience of voters waiting in long …
  • Rs 23 lakh unaccounted cash seized from car 10 Apr 2019 03:48 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: City police found Rs 23 lakh unaccounted cash being transported in a car while conducting a vehicle check at Auto Nagar gate on Tuesday. The seized cash was later handed over to the returning officer and a case has been …
  • Incumbent MLAs double their assets, Bonda among the richest in Krishna 08 Apr 2019 11:33 A majority of the incumbent elected representatives contesting the Assembly and Parliamentary elections in Krishna district have apparently become richer. The worth of their total family assets increased due to the addition of new movable or immovable …
  • TS boy bags 7th rank in Civil Services exam 06 Apr 2019 03:08 An Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officer from Miryalaguda secured the seventh rank in the Civil Services exams, the results of which were declared on Friday. Varun Reddy Karnati secured the 7th rank, the top rank in both Telugu states, and he will be …
  • SCR to operate 53 special trains to clear summer passenger rush 05 Apr 2019 07:26 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  South Central Railway (SCR) will run 53 special trains between Secunderabad-Vijayawada-Hyderabad, Hyderabad-Srikakulam Road, Secunderabad -Narsapur, Hyderabad-Tirupati, Kakinada Town-Secunderabad and Kanpur Central- …
  • Independents can mar election fortunes of parties 01 Apr 2019 05:36 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Independents are giving nightmare to candidates of major political parties, who are locked in multi-cornered contests, though the latter are fighting hard to win the elections. According to election authorities, as many as …
  • Candidates hold rallies before filing nominations 22 Mar 2019 04:58 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A total of 49 candidates filed nominations in Krishna district on Thursday. TDP candidate Devineni Avinash, who is contesting from Gudivada constituency filed two sets of nomination at Gudivada MRO office in the …
  • Amid Holi celebrations, TDP candidates file nominations for Assembly polls 21 Mar 2019 14:53 [India], Mar 21 (ANI): Making the most of Holi celebrations, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leaders on Thursday filed their nomination papers for the ensuing Assembly polls in the state. Colorful rallies, drum beats, and dancing workers just added festive …
  • Elections take over Tollywood 20 Mar 2019 21:11 With the elections taking over, the Telugu film industry continues to remain dull this week as well. There are no noteworthy films releasing this week, and almost everybody from the industry is busy with the Andhra Pradesh elections. On Wednesday, actor …
  • Ganta Srinivasa Rao: Strategist or opportunist? 16 Mar 2019 09:31 VISAKHAPATNAM: Minister for human resources development Ganta Srinivasa Rao never seeks people’s mandate from the same constituency twice. He has contested four elections successfully and changed constituencies all the time. Winning different seats on a …
  • AP cops conduct awareness drives in low turnout areas 16 Mar 2019 06:05 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Krishna district police have started an awareness campaign in the rural areas to encourage the people to cast their votes in the upcoming elections. In addition to performing their regular and election duties, the police …
  • Goyal’s announcement widely hailed 28 Feb 2019 05:08 Two days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s scheduled visit to the city to address a public meeting, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday announced in New Delhi the formation of a separate railway zone with Visakhapatnam as its headquarters, …
  • State department allots six crime spot vehicles to district 18 Feb 2019 06:11 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Krishna district superintendent of police (SP) Sarvashresth Tripathi on Sunday flagged off six crime spots vehicles allotted to Krishna district and sent them to its sub-divisions. In order to extend help to the …
  • Special train from Kakinada Town to Secunderabad 21 Jan 2019 03:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South Central Railway will operate a one-way special train between Kakinada Town to Secunderabad (via Rajahmundry, Bhimavaram Town, Rayanapadu) to clear the extra rush of passengers. The train consists of AC II tier, AC …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Four special trains to clear Sankranti rush 06 Jan 2019 05:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: To clear extra rush of passengers during Sankranti festival, four special trains will be run between Secunderabad and Visakhapatnam (2 services); Kakinada Port-Lingampally via Bhimavaram Town (1 service) and …
  • Coastal belt railway expansion by 2020-21 29 Dec 2018 02:06 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Expansion of the rail network between Vijayawada and the coastal belt, where the single line is being electrified and doubled, is expected to be complete by 2020-21. At present, the Vijayawada-Gudivada-Bhimavaram- …
  • Special trains to clear passenger rush during Sankranti, Bhavani Deeksha relinquishment 28 Dec 2018 04:44 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The South Central Railway will run four special trains from Hyderabad to Narasapur and Machilipatnam to Secunderabad to clear extra rush of passengers during the festive season of Sankranthi. These special trains consist …
  • Land oustees stall Gannavaram runway expansion work, demand resettlement 28 Dec 2018 03:28 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: As many as 620 plot owners of four private real estate ventures in Davajigudem village of Gannavaram mandal staged a sit-in on Wednesdaay and stalled the development works being carried out in their lands in Davajigudem. …
  • Cyclone Phethai: Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu conducts review meet, relief work underway 18 Dec 2018 14:53 Machilipatnam: A farmer tries to drain excess water from his paddy field after cyclone Phethai made landfall in Gudivada, near Machilipatnamm December 17, 2018. (PTI Photo) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu Tuesday reviewed rescue operations …
  • Vijayawada in a slump as heavy rains continue 18 Dec 2018 01:49 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Heavy rains have lashed Vijayawada city and suburban areas since Sunday night. The low-lying areas were filled with rainwater and several trees were uprooted. On Monday, a maximum rainfall of 6 cm was recorded in the …
  • Cyclone Phethai: Over 50... 17 Dec 2018 10:56 Many trains from Vijayawada to various destinations in coastal Andhra were suspended as a precautionary measure. The South Central Railway has cancelled over 50 trains in coastal Andhra Pradesh in view of severe cyclonic storm Phethai, which is set to hit …
  • Cyclone Phethai: Over 50 trains cancelled in... 17 Dec 2018 08:15 Many trains from Vijayawada to various destinations in coastal Andhra were suspended as a precautionary measure. The South Central Railway has cancelled over 50 trains in coastal Andhra Pradesh in view of severe cyclonic storm Phethai, which is set to hit …
  • Cyclone Phethai: Over 50 trains cancelled in Andhra 17 Dec 2018 07:12 Vijayawada: The South Central Railway has cancelled over 50 trains in coastal Andhra Pradesh in view of severe cyclonic storm Phethai, which is set to hit the coast near Kakinada on Monday afternoon. Many trains from Vijayawada to various destinations in …
  • Indian chef and great-grandmother who was one of world's oldest YouTubers dies at 107 06 Dec 2018 03:25 An Indian chef who shot to fame with YouTube videos of her cooking traditional food in an open field has died at the age of 107.  Great-grandmother Mastanamma, who went by a single name, was famed for her watermelon chicken curry which she prepared with …
  • Sabarimala Special Trains 01 Dec 2018 19:11 South Central Railway will run the following trains to clear extra rush of passengers during the ensuing Sabarimala festival season. Advance Reservation for these special trains from Kollam will open at 08.00 hrs tomorrow, 28th November 2018. 1)Train No. …
  • South Central Railway GM inspects Vijayawada railway division, inaugurates solar plant 21 Nov 2018 00:11 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South Central Railway (SCR) General Manager Vinod Kumar Yadav on Tuesday conducted the annual inspection of Vijayawada division to review the progress of developmental activities being carried out in Narsapur-Bhimavaram- …
  • Andhra Pradesh State Disaster Management Authority Preliminary Report on Cyclone ‘TITLI’ Date: 11th October 2018 Time: 17:00 Hours 14 Oct 2018 06:41 Mandal Affected – 38 Mandals in Srikakulam Rainfall Status: Highest Rain recorded 42.6 cms between 0830 hours of 10th Oct 2018 to 0830 hours of 11th Oct 2018 in Booravilli at Gara (M) of Srikakulam District. Present Rainfall recorded is 12.3 cms between …
  • Cyclone Titli: 8 dead in Andhra Pradesh, one in Odisha 12 Oct 2018 05:57 AMARAVATI/BHUBANESWAR: A very severe cyclonic storm packing winds of up to 150 kmph and widespread rains hit eastern India Thursday, killing eight people in Andhra Pradesh and one in Odisha, damaging homes, uprooting trees and power lines in the two …
  • Titli pounds AP: 4,000 evacuated, 196 villages hit 12 Oct 2018 05:00 VISAKHAPATNAM: Cyclone Titli left a trail of destruction in Srikakulam and several other parts of AP and Odisha on Thursday. Over 4,500 people including 3,000 from Srikakulam and 1,500 from Vizianagaram were evacuated to safer places. A total of 196 …
  • Cyclone Titli: ‘Very severe’ cyclonic storm leaves 8 dead in Andhra, widespread damage caused 11 Oct 2018 12:46 — By PTI | Oct 11, 2018 03:44 pm Amaravati (AP): The ‘very severe’ cyclonic storm, ‘Titli‘, left eight people dead, besides causing widespread damage in Srikakulam and Vizianagaram districts of north coastal Andhra Pradesh Thursday, the State Disaster …
  • Deaths, Outage As Cyclone Titli Hits Andhra Pradesh 11 Oct 2018 12:30 Cyclone Titli: Several flights and train services between Andhra and Odisha.have been affected. Amaravati: The "very severe" cyclonic storm, "Titli", left eightpeople dead, besides causing widespread damage in Srikakulam and …
  • 8 dead as Cyclone Titli hits Andhra Pradesh, Odisha 11 Oct 2018 11:09 The “very severe” cyclonic storm, “Titli”, left eight people dead, besides causing widespread damage in Srikakulam and Vizianagaram districts of north coastal Andhra Pradesh on Thursday, the State Disaster Management Authority said. IMAGE: People make …
  • Cyclone 'Titli' leaves eight dead in Andhra Pradesh, causes widespread damage 11 Oct 2018 10:56 AMARAVATI: The "very severe" cyclonic storm, "Titli", left eight people dead, besides causing widespread damage in Srikakulam and Vizianagaram districts of north coastal Andhra Pradesh Thursday, the State Disaster Management Authority ( …
  • South Central Railway to run four Suvidha special trains from Oct 18 to clear passenger rush 06 Oct 2018 01:38 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In order to clear extra passenger rush, the South Central Railway (SCR) will run four Suvidha special train services between Hyderabad and Kakinada Town from October 18. The SCR also announced 10 weekly Tatkal Express …
  • Amazon promises shoppers faster deliveries this festival season 28 Sep 2018 15:39 Online shopping giant Amazon is all out to wow Indian shoppers with speedy, faster product deliveries during the ‘Great Indian Festival’ sale next month. The e-commerce company will not only deliver but also install large appliances such as TVs, …
  • Inter student ends life, kin cry foul 26 Sep 2018 02:15 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A first-year Inter student of a private junior college in Nidamanuru allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself to the ceiling of his hostel room. Though the college management said that he committed suicide, the boy …
  • PREP VOLLEYBALL: Van Buren regroups, knocks off West 19 Sep 2018 13:50 CENTERTON -- Van Buren's hopes of remaining near the top of the 6A-West Conference volleyball standings took a wrong turn Tuesday night when it dropped the first set against Bentonville West. The Lady Pointers didn't need long to regroup and put …
  • 193 pension cases in Andhra Pradesh pending under new rule 19 Sep 2018 02:05 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   As many as ‘193 pension cases’ are pending in the courts across the State and 250 people from Krishna, Guntur, Prakasam, East Godavari and West Godavari districts showed up in the pension adalat in Tummalapalli …
  • PREP VOLLEYBALL: Bentonville West holds off Rogers Heritage in five sets 14 Sep 2018 13:54 ROGERS -- Bentonville West may not have been at full strength, but the Lady Wolverines still found a way earn a victory Thursday night at War Eagle Arena. Sophomore Emerson Traweek put down a match-high 19 kills to help West claim a hard-fought 3-2 win (25 …
  • Transport officials to crack whip on expired learner’s licence users 09 Sep 2018 01:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Though the officials of Road Transport Authority (RTA) are organising LLR  melas across Krishna district, it seems that they have failed in sensitising vehicle users on the need to avail driving licence after the expiry …
  • Harikrishna did 13 films and got a Nandi Award 30 Aug 2018 23:06 Harikrishna acted in only 13 films, including three as a child artiste. However, his acting prowess won him a Nandi Award for Best Character Actor in the year 2002 for the film Lahiri Lahiri Lahirilo. Interestingly, his co-star Bhanupriya also won an award …
  • Paddy fields inundated in Krishnagiri district 21 Aug 2018 02:15 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With heavy rains lashing the district for the last three days, several streams are flowing at danger level since Sunday night paralysing normal life. Roads in several mandals like Nandigama, Mylavaram, Kanchikacherla, …
  • Heavy Rain lashes Vijayawada, low-lying areas inundated; TPA demands pothole-free roads 20 Aug 2018 02:27 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With rains lashing the city for the past few days, potholes dot several roads causing inconvenience to the motorists and pedestrians alike. Due to continuous rainfall since Saturday night, the majority of the roads in …
  • PREP VOLLEYBALL REPORT 19 Aug 2018 13:47 Fayetteville no longer has two of the best players to ever play on one team in Arkansas, but the Lady Bulldogs are far from being void of talent and experience. Haley Warner and Ella May Powell were high school All-Americans who led Fayetteville to three …
  • Centre backstabbed Andhra Pradesh by denying its due, alleges CM N Chandrababu Naidu 01 Aug 2018 02:08 By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM:  Coming down heavily on the Modi government, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu alleged that the BJP-led NDA regime was playing with the lives of people of Andhra Pradesh. Speaking at a public meeting organised after …
  • Anti-Corruption Bureau seizes Rs1 lakh in raids on Road Transport Authority office 28 Jul 2018 01:49 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials carried out surprise checks at the Gudivada Road Transport Authority (RTA) office on Friday and found that 14 agents (mediators) in its licence issuing room and on the office …
  • Mobile repair training helping youth eke out a living 21 Jul 2018 10:05 Venkateswara Rao, a differently-abled person, till sometime back used to struggle to eke out a living and was dependent on his parents even for his pocket money. Now, he is a proud owner of a mobile phone shop-cum-service centre, thanks to the training he …
  • Passport printing to start at Vijayawada RPO soon 08 Jun 2018 00:44 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The passport printing, dispatching and other related services are going to be available at the Regional Passport Office, Vijayawada, in the next 3-4 months. The RPO, which started its operations in Vijayawada in  April …
  • NTR's 95th birth anniversary: Balakrishna announces biopic release date; CBN demands Bharat Ratna 28 May 2018 14:40 Nara Chandrababu Naidu and BalakrishnaFacebook Nandamuri Balakrishna has announced the release date of his late father NT Rama Rao aka NTR's biopic on his 95th birth anniversary, while Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu (CBN) demanded …
  • Boys volleyball: Boys volleyball: Special seasons end for Hersey, Palatine 26 May 2018 04:27 The exceptional two-year run by the Hersey boys volleyball team ended Friday night in Glenview. The last 2 seasons have been first-rate for the Huskies, as they won the Mid-Suburban East each year, were victorious in regionals and sectionals and advanced …
  • Elaborate security arrangements for TDP’s annual conclave in Vijayawada 26 May 2018 00:02 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Ahead of the Telugu Desam Party’s (TDP) Mahanadu at Siddhartha Engineering College ground in Kanuru village, the Vijayawada city police have enforced traffic diversions in the city for three days starting from Sunday. …
  • YSRCP bid to ‘purify’ TDP meet venue foiled 24 May 2018 04:38 YSRCP leaders who were on their way to the A.U. Engineering College grounds to ‘purify’ the venue where the ‘Dharma Porata Deeksha’ of the TDP was held, were taken into preventive custody on Wednesday morning. The YSRCP announced its plan on Tuesday itself …
  • Raid on Vijayawada fruit market: Rampant use of illegal chemicals found 12 May 2018 01:05 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  As strict ban was imposed on using calcium carbide to artificially ripen mangoes, the fruit vendors at Kedareswararaopet fruit market in the city have opted to use ethylene sachets, which they get from China and other …
  • Artificial ripening of mangoes: Crackdown on traders in Vijayawada 10 May 2018 02:25 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Officials of Food Safety Department and Vigilance and Enforcement (V&E) have jointly cracked a whip on errant fruit vendors who were found using banned calcium carbide powder for artificial ripening of mangoes in …
  • Chandrababu Naidu shedding crocodile tears for women, says YS Jaganmohan Reddy 08 May 2018 01:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:Leader of the Opposition YS Jaganmohan Reddy has dismissed Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu’s rallies and meetings condemning sexual assaults against women as a drama with an eye on elections scheduled to be held next …
  • YS Jaganmohan Reddy promises advocates’ welfare fund 07 May 2018 01:15 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  YSR Congress president YS Jaganmohan Reddy has assured the legal fraternity in the State that he will set up a Rs 100-crore Advocates Welfare Fund like the one in Telangana if his party is voted to power. Interacting …
  • Dried up Kolleru Lake leaves Andhra Pradesh villagers high and dry 04 May 2018 01:29 Express News Service ELURU: Depleting water levels in Kolleru lake spread over West Godavari and Krishna districts has been creating panic among the agrarian and fishermen communities. The drought-like situation is also worrying environmentalists. Kolleru, …
  • Vijayawada institutes offer big discounts on IT courses 14 Apr 2018 02:40 VIJAYAWADA: City coaching institutes, which train students in various computer languages and software tools, are partnering with educational organisations to keep the young mass from going to Hyderabad and other major cities for training. As such, these …
  • Why politicians contest two seats, why EC wants to limit them to one 08 Apr 2018 20:26 Written by Pradeep Kaushal | New Delhi | Published: April 9, 2018 12:21:29 am PM Modi during the 2014 general election had contested from two seats one in his home state of Gujarat another in Uttar Pradesh. (Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal) When BJP prime …
  • Dowry demand pushes woman to end life 07 Apr 2018 01:55 VIJAYAWADA: Unable to bear with repeated dowry harassments from her husband and in-laws, a mother of two hung herself to death at Vyvaaka village under Mudinepalli police station limits on Thursday late night. The deceased, Vegisetty Prasanthi (28), hailed …
  • 150 minors rescued in raids to curb child labour in Krishna district 27 Mar 2018 00:25 In the ongoing raids that kicked-off on February 23, the officials observed that child labour issue is rampant in city and most of the rescued kids were school dropouts. VIJAYAWADA:  In what could be perceived as a major push to eradicate child labour, …
  • Woman falls off moving train, dies 22 Mar 2018 01:42 Image used for representational purpose VIJAYAWADA: A woman died after she fell off a moving train while attempting to open one of its doors near Ramavarappadu railway station on Wednesday. The deceased, Muduluri Mamatha (35), was identified as a resident …
  • Vijayawada: Police arrest one for elderly couple murder 20 Mar 2018 02:03 Image used for representational purpose VIJAYAWADA:  The Gudivada police achieved a breakthrough in the sensational murder of an elderly couple in Gudivada on Saturday with the arrest of an accused in Chennai. The first clue, cops said, was that the …
  • AP viral fever cases on rise, 404 treated in 2018 20 Mar 2018 02:03 VIJAYAWADA: Cases of common viral fever have been on the rise in different parts of Krishna district in the last one week, a source in the health department said. Most of the fever cases were reported from urban areas of Vijayawada and rural parts of …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Elderly couple found murdered in Krishna 17 Mar 2018 17:16 VIJAYAWADA: An elderly couple was found murdered inside their house at Gudivada in Krishna district. The bodies of one Boppana Sai Chowdary (72) and his wife Nagamani (67) were found in pool of blood at their house in Rajendra Nagar. Chowdary owned a rice …
  • Waste-to-compost, the new buzzword of government 14 Mar 2018 02:47 VIJAYAWADA: Owing to poor response from the investors, the State government, which had planned to commission waste-to-energy plants in certain urban local bodies (ULBs), is now in the process of setting up waste-to-compost units. The Swachha Andhra …
  • Black Kadak chicken, a new fad among Andhra Pradesh's city residents 13 Mar 2018 02:55 VIJAYAWADA:  You have given up red meat because you are conscious about your health. You don’t want the cholesterol level in your blood to increase. Some suggested chicken to you. You are in two minds now. You may try black chicken! Kadaknath or black …
  • Drunk man climbs atop EMU train, electrocuted 22 Feb 2018 00:30 EMU trains| Express Photo by Martin Louis. CHENNAI: A 29-year-old man was electrocuted when he touched a high-voltage overhead electrical line on the roof of an EMU train at the Chennai Beach station. The deceased was identified as G Srikanth, a native of …
  • Sujatha Gidla, author of Ants Among Elephants: My book wouldn’t stand a chance in India 11 Feb 2018 10:54 Sujatha Gidla sounds annoyed. I discover a day later that this may be because she has clarified and re-clarified the statement she had made at the Jaipur Literature Festival late last month regarding Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. She was quoted as calling ‘ …
  • Vijayawada: Four held, valuables worth Rs 18 lakh recovered 02 Feb 2018 01:36 VIJAYAWADA: The Central Crime Station (CCS) police nabbed a four-member inter-district criminal gang and recovered gold ornaments and other valuables worth Rs 18 lakh from the accused. Disclosing the details to the media at his chamber here on Thursday, …
  • Denial of new railway zone sparks protests  02 Feb 2018 01:09 VISAKHAPATNAM: Hours after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget for 2018-19 in Parliament on Thursday, protests erupted in the city as the special railway zone promised to the State with Visakhapatnam as its headquarters did not even …
  • MPs resent holding railway meet just before budget 10 Jan 2018 04:56 MPs from the State questioned the railway officials on holding meeting with them just a few days before the presentation of the Railway Budget in Parliament. They said the meeting was held for formality and many pending projects discussed in the earlier …
  • MPs call SCR meeting ill-timed, say Centre dilly-dallying on Railway Zone status to Vizag 10 Jan 2018 04:16 VIJAYAWADA: A tad more than 50 per cent of the 25 Parliamentarians of the state, who attended the annual meeting of the South Central Railway (SCR), chaired by its General Manager Vinod Kumar Yadav on Tuesday at the Electric Traction Training Centre (ETTC …
  • State parliamentarians to submit wish list to South Central Railways 09 Jan 2018 03:59 VIJAYAWADA: The annual meeting of South Central Railways (SCR) officials with the State’s MPs will be held at Electric Traction Training Centre (ETTC), Satyanarayanapuram, here on Tuesday. The meeting is scheduled to begin on 10 am. All the 25 MPs from the …
  • Nagarjuna's Akkineni International Foundation loses FCRA licence 04 Jan 2018 18:01 Akkineni International Foundationwww.akkinenifoundationofamerica.org The Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) licence of actor-turned-producer Nagarjuna's Akkineni International Foundation has been cancelled by the Union Home Ministry. Akkineni …
  • Bribe taint on Gudivada civic chief 03 Nov 2017 05:36 VIJAYAWADA: The Anti-Corruption Bureau on Thursday caught Gudivada Municipal Commissioner N Pramod Kumar red-handed accepting a bribe of `1.10 lakh from a contractor. ACB Director General (DG) RP Thakur said civil contractor Koya Venkata Akka Rao had …
  • YSRC, TDP activists come close to blows at Gudivada 12 Apr 2017 02:17 VIJAYAWADA: Tension prevailed for a while at Gudivada town in Krishna district on Tuesday when cadre of the Telugu Desam Party and YSR Congress came close to blows as TDP members burst crackers near the YSRC office after winning the municipality ward by- …
  • Anganwadi worker accuses Transport Minister Perni Venkataramaiah of sexual harassment 14 Jul 2019 08:36 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Accusing Machilipatnam MLA and Transport Minister Perni Venkataramaiah (Nani) of harassment, a 40-year-old Dalit woman who is an Anganwadi worker and Aasha supervisor, attempted suicide by consuming poison in …
  • Asha worker attempts suicide, alleges harassment by minister 14 Jul 2019 07:16 By PTI MACHLIPATNAM: An Asha worker attempted to commit suicide by consuming some tablets alleging harassment by Andhra Pradesh minister for Transport and Information and PR Perni Venkataramaiah (Nani) and his supporters, police said Saturday. J Jaya …
  • Asha Worker Commits Suicide, Alleges Harassment By Andhra Minister 13 Jul 2019 22:42 A case has been registered in Inaguduru police station of Machilipatnam town, police said. Machilipatnam: An Asha worker attempted to commit suicide by consuming some tablets alleging harassment by Andhra Pradesh Transport minister and local MLA Perni …
  • 13-year-old girl raped by cousin in Andhra Pradesh 11 Jul 2019 04:59 Machilipatnam: A 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped and impregnated by her cousin in Machilipatnam town of Krishna district in Andhra Pradesh, police said Wednesday. The incident came to light Wednesday evening after Integrated Child Development Services …
  • 13-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Raped By Cousin In Andhra Pradesh 10 Jul 2019 23:17 Accused Mohan Kumar has been detained for questioning, police said (Representational) Machilipatnam, Andhra Pradesh: A 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped and impregnated by her cousin in Machilipatnam town of Krishna district in Andhra Pradesh, the …
  • Krishna: Forest dept recovers 50 iguanas 08 Jul 2019 11:13 Category: India Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Jul 08, 2019, 3:28 pm IST Updated: Jul 08, 2019, 3:28 pm IST Krishna: Around 50 iguanas were recovered by Forest department officials on Monday from a person in Machilipatnam fish market. The iguanas were …
  • Bank Cashier Arrested For Stealing 2 Kg Gold, Rs 25 Lakh Cash 08 Jul 2019 00:29 A complaint was lodged by the State Bank of India Paritala Branch Manager on May 28 (Representational) Machilipatnam, Andhra Pradesh: A bank cashier was arrested on Sunday in Andhra Pradesh's Krishna district allegedly after the recovery of 2 kg gold …
  • CIBA scientists advocate crop holiday to reduce shrimp mortality rate 03 Jul 2019 07:58 The Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA-Chennai) scientists on Tuesday advocated crop holiday and micro-level focus on water parameters to bring down the mortality rate of shrimp due to ‘White Spot Syndrome (WSS)’. The group of Principal …
  • Spandana disappoints this leprosy patient who needs doctor certificate 02 Jul 2019 05:32 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Ragula Venkanna (54) of Krishna Lanka in the city attended the Spandana programme on Monday with a hope of getting a doctor certificate to avail of welfare benefits for the disabled. After entering the premises of Sub- …
  • IAF soldier’s last rites performed in Vijayawada 29 Jun 2019 06:47 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The last rites of a 23-year-old leading aircraftman (LAC) of the Indian Air Force (IAF), P Lavanya Prakash were performed in Machilipatnam on Friday afternoon. Prakash’s body reached the Gannavaram airport around 7 am …
  • Andhra Pradesh: One rescued, another feared drowned in Manginapudi beach 24 Jun 2019 09:37 [India], Jun 07 (ANI): Two brothers got caught in the current at Manginapudi beach in Machilipatnam in Krishna district, after which one of them was rescued while the other one remains missing. The brothers were identified as V Sai Gopal (18) and V Hemant …
  • Andhra Pradesh to blame for delay in railway line project, says, Piyush Goyal 22 Jun 2019 05:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal clarified that delay in execution of works on Machilipatnam-Vijayawada railway line was due to the State government’s failure to deposit its share of the project cost of `306 crore.   …
  • Raids unearth violations in seed processing units 18 Jun 2019 11:01 Officials of the Vigilance and Enforcement (V&E) conducted raids on seed processing units in East Godavari district on Monday and seized stocks worth about ₹1.70 crore for various violations. The V&E teams inspected Vivekananda Seeds at Anaparthi …
  • Dilip Buildcon Ltd receives provisional completion certificate for section of NH-9 17 Jun 2019 06:49 Dilip Buildcon Ltd has announced that, the project 'Four Laning of NH-9 from Vijayawada - Machilipatnam section from Km 0.000 to Km 63.800 (Approx Length 64.611 Km) in the State of Andhra Pradesh under NHDP Phase - III to be executed under EPC mode.…
  • Monsoon to hit Andhra Pradesh only by June 16: IMD 14 Jun 2019 06:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Met department has predicted that southwest monsoon is likely to reach the State only after June 16. As per the IMD forecast, districts of Coastal Andhra Pradesh are likely to witness both thunderstorms and heatwave …
  • Plaque of former Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu vandalised 11 Jun 2019 08:37 Security has been beefed up in the area to maintain law and order situation, police informed. Machilipatnam: Tension gripped the Zilla Parishad office premises here after some unidentified persons allegedly vandalised a plaque carrying the name of former …
  • Bharat Electronics Limited announces Performance Highlights of 2018-19 03 Jun 2019 05:21 Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has recorded a turnover of Rs. 11,789 Crores (audited) during the Financial Year 2018-19, registering a growth of 17% over the previous year turnover of Rs. 10,085 Crores. The Profit Before Tax for FY …
  • Power use around Vijayawada doubles 03 Jun 2019 04:26 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Power use in Krishna district has nearly doubled this summer, according to AP Transco. As against the average daily use of 600 MW, daily average energy consumption has risen to 1,004 MW this summer. AP Transco SE K …
  • 150 Kg Ganja Seized In Andhra Pradesh's Krishna District, 2 Arrested 28 May 2019 10:45 The Nandivada police registered a case and the vehicle along with the seized contraband. Machilipatnam, Andhra Pradesh: The Krishna district police Monday seized 150 kg ganja, worth Rs 20 lakh, and arrested two person while they were allegedly smuggling …
  • Officials’ apathy delays salaries of VMC staffers through treasury 27 May 2019 03:10 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Despite the State government giving its nod to payment of salaries to the staff of Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) through the treasury by passing Government Order 010, officials’ apathy in preparing the budget …
  • 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 …
  • YSRC wave in AP fails to garner votes for Potluri Veera Prasad 24 May 2019 21:55 Vijayawada: Potluri Veera Prasad, a business magnate popularly known as PVP, lost the Vijayawada Lok Sabha seat despite the huge swing in favour of the YSR Congress in Vijayawada. The seat is very important in AP politics as it is related to the state’s …
  • YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to take oath with 15 ministers 24 May 2019 21:54 Hyderabad: YSRC president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy’s ministers are likely take oath along with him on May 30 when he swears in as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. Mr Reddy may induct about 15 ministers initially. Given the strength of the AP Assembly, the …
  • YSRCP set to wrest many seats from Telugu Desam in Krishna district 24 May 2019 03:11 The YSR Congress Party has wrested many seats from the TDP in Krishna district, including three Assembly constituencies represented by ministers and the Deputy Speaker. YSRCP was leading in 13 out of the 16 Assembly constituencies and Kesineni Srinivas ( …
  • 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 …
  • After Centre’s alert, vigil upped for D-day 23 May 2019 05:09 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Following alerts from the Ministry of Home Affairs and Central Bureau of Investigation that there were chances of violence in the State on Thursday, the police were put on high alert and additional security forces were …
  • 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. …
  • 23.41 lakh to vote in gram panchayat polls in Krishna 21 May 2019 03:39 The electoral roll of Krishna district for the gram panchayat elections has over 23.41 lakh voters – 11.56 lakh male and 11.85 lakh female voters. There are 136 voters of the third gender. Collector A. Md. Imtiaz released the electoral roll for the 5th …
  • Vijayawada: ‘Harassed by financier’, youth commits suicide 19 May 2019 22:54 Vijayawada: A youth committed suicide in a church 'unable to bear the harassment' by a financier. However, the incident came to light after final rites of the victim. The victim, Topula Bhanuprakash, 26, of Machilipatnam, even filmed how he …
  • Andhra man makes video before committing suicide 19 May 2019 16:26 Amaravati: One person on Sunday allegedly committed suicide in a church in Machilipatnam town here. The matter has come to light after his friends claimed to have found a mobile phone in which the deceased reportedly recorded a video of himself explaining …
  • Hired bus drivers stage protest, refuse to carry excess passengers 17 May 2019 04:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Passengers commuting from Machilipatnam to various parts of Krishna district faced a harrowing time on Thursday morning after the hired bus drivers of State Road Transport Corporation (RTC) staged a protest at …
  • Coach Of Passenger Train Derails After Hitting Buffalo In Andhra Pradesh 15 May 2019 00:54 No other train services were affected due to the derailment as it is a single line. Machilipatnam: A coach of a passenger train derailed near the Vadlamannadu railway station in Andhra Pradesh after hitting a buffalo on Tuesday evening, an official said. …
  • Andhra: Coach of passenger train derails 14 May 2019 22:22 [India], May 15 (ANI): A coach of Vijayawada-Machilipatnam DEMU passenger train derailed near Vadlamannadu Halt Railway Station after the train ran over cattle on Tuesday. The incident took place at around 6:35 pm. No casualties have been reported. The …
  • People turn up in large numbers, clear waste from Krishna canals 14 May 2019 03:27 Hundreds of local residents, officials and representatives of civil society on Monday joined hands and collected plastic waste from three major canals of River Krishna at 14 selected places, including Manginapudi beach. The call, given by Krishna Collector …
  • Effluents released by shrimp firms pose risk to marine life 12 May 2019 02:47 Bhimavaram-based shrimp export companies have made the Gilakaladindi harbour their home for dressing and skinning of the shrimp production, letting huge quantity of untreated water into the Bandar Reserve Forest (BRF), threatening the breeding of marine …
  • Unscheduled track work delays trains from Bengaluru 12 May 2019 02:18 Express News Service BENGALURU: After an hour’s block was announced on railway tracks to carry out maintenance work along the Bengaluru-Dharmavaram section, the blockage was extended by an additional two hours, upsetting train schedules along the route.  …
  • Find out how IMD tracked cyclone Fani from its formation to landfall 06 May 2019 13:29 Image Source : PTI A bird’s eye view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani Thirteen days before cyclone 'Fani' hit the Odisha coast, the IMD had an indication that the low pressure in the Bay of Bengal and the Equatorial Indian Ocean could …
  • From its formation to landfall, how IMD tracked cyclone ‘Fani’ 06 May 2019 11:39 The IMD and other institutes of the Ministry of Earth Sciences ran data through 10 specialised weather models. Thirteen days before cyclone ‘Fani’ hit the Odisha coast, the IMD had an indication that the low pressure in the Bay of Bengal and the Equatorial …
  • Cyclone Fani Live Updates: Storm to move northeastwards from Odisha, 'sabdhane theko' West Bengal 03 May 2019 13:54 May 03, 2019 7:18 PM (IST) Heavy rainfall in West Bengal As Cyclone Fani has started inching towards West Bengal, parts of the state are experiencing heavy rainfall and strong winds. West Bengal: Visuals of heavy rainfall and strong winds from Digha. # …
  • Cyclone Fani Live Updates: AIIMS hospital in Bhubaneswar suffers extensive damage 03 May 2019 11:25 May 03, 2019 4:47 PM (IST) Do's and Don't before during and after a cyclonic storm Safety is paramount while dealing with cyclonic conditions. Instructions below have been published by Government of India in public interest. Please go through them …
  • AP gears up to meet any eventuality as cyclone-induced rains lash 03 May 2019 05:33 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Coastal areas of the three north Coastal Districts of Andhra Pradesh started received rains induced by extremely severe cyclone Fani even as the state government had put the administration of the three districts on an …
  • 102 trains cancelled, 3 special trains put in service to ferry stranded tourists 03 May 2019 04:26 Representational Image A massive operation was launched in Odisha on Thursday to evacuate over eight lakh people from low-lying coastal areas as the extremely severe cyclonic storm 'Fani' moved closer to the eastern coast.   The extremely severe …
  • Cyclone Fani: Odisha Begins Evacuating Over 8 Lakh People 02 May 2019 21:48 BHUBANESHWAR — A massive operation was launched in Odisha on Thursday to evacuate over 8 lakh people from low-lying coastal areas as the extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani moved closer to the eastern coast, officials said. As per the latest bulletin of …
  • 'Fani' slows down a bit off AP coast, on course towards Odisha 02 May 2019 11:41 Cyclone 'Fani' has slowed down a bit on its onward journey off the Andhra Pradesh coast around noon on Thursday and is taking its own time to push itself beyond Visakhapatnam.   But it has taken the turn to the North-North-East, India Met …
  • WB: NDRF, panchayat, local bodies meet to discuss Fani preparedness in Medinipur dist 02 May 2019 09:49 Digha (West Bengal) [India], May 2 (ANI): A meeting was held here on Thursday among the members of Padima 1 village panchayat in Medinipur district to discuss preparedness in the wake of cyclonic storm Fani, which is expected to hit the coastal regions of …
  • Cyclone Fani update: Cyclone 'alert' upgraded to 'warning' for coasts 02 May 2019 09:10 Extremely severe cyclone 'Fani' had reached within 200 km of Visakhapatnam at 11.30 am after cruising along at a speed of 21 km/h on Thursday morning. The cyclone, with a clearly defined eye that represents its strength and the intensity, was …
  • Massive evacuation ops underway in Odisha ahead of Cyclone Fani 02 May 2019 07:37 According to the SRC, the evacuation of eight lakh people is the largest-ever evacuation operation in the country. Bhubaneswar: A massive operation was launched in Odisha Thursday to evacuate over eight lakh people from low-lying coastal areas as the …
  • Cyclone Fani: North AP, Odisha coasts on high wind alert; to hit Puri by Friday 02 May 2019 05:01   Extremely severe cyclone 'Fani' lay over West-Central Bay of Bengal about 450 km South-South-West of Puri, 230 km South-South-East of Visakhapatnam, and 650 km South-South-West of Digha (West Bengal) at 5.30 am on Thursday morning. 'Fani' …
  • India: India: Cyclone Fani Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) DREF n° MDRIN022 01 May 2019 19:36 Description of the disaster According to the latest information provided by India Meteorological Department (IMD), as of 30 April 2019, the Severe Cyclonic Storm “FANI‟ (pronounced as ‘FONI’) over Southeast & adjoining Southwest Bay of Bengal moved …
  • Cyclone Fani: Red alert sounded in Srikakulam district 01 May 2019 15:39 As many as 11 mandals along the Bay of Bengal coast in Srikakulam are expected to bear the brunt of Fani. Amaravati: A red alert has been sounded in Srikakulam district of north coastal Andhra Pradesh Wednesday as heavy rains with winds gusting up to 120 …
  • Cyclone Fani: Navy prepares ships, aircraft to deal with emergency 30 Apr 2019 14:21 Image As Fani intensifies into a severe cyclonic storm, Eastern Naval CD, on Tuesday, assumed a high degree of readiness to render necessary humanitarian assistance. Ships are embarked with additional divers, doctors, inflatable rubber boats and relief …
  • North coastal regions of Andhra Pradesh braces for cyclone Fani 30 Apr 2019 14:04 Amaravati: With the severe cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ in the Bay of Bengal likely to have an impact on north coastal Andhra Pradesh, the state administration was gearing up to prevent loss of life and minimise property damages. The forecast that the cyclone may …
  • North coastal Andhra braces for ‘Fani’ impact 30 Apr 2019 12:46 Amaravati, April 30 (IANS) With the severe cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ in the Bay of Bengal likely to have an impact on north coastal Andhra Pradesh, the state administration was gearing up to prevent loss of life and minimise property damages. The forecast that …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' likely to hit Odisha coast by Friday: Official 30 Apr 2019 10:28 Severe cyclonic storm 'Fani' itensified into a very severe cyclonic storm on Tuesday, and is likely to hit the Odisha coast between Puri and Kendrapara by Friday, a senior official said. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) is yet to specify …
  • Cyclone Fani to take shape of 'extremely severe cyclone': Here's what may happen in next two days 30 Apr 2019 09:14 Image Source : PTI Representative Image Cyclone 'Fani' intensified into a 'severe cyclonic storm' on Monday evening and is headed towards the Odisha coast, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. It could take a shape of an ' …
  • Cyclone Fani May Intensify Further Today, Navy On High Alert: 10 Points 30 Apr 2019 03:36 Cyclone Fani: Coastal Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu are on high alert. (File) New Delhi:  The Navy is on high alert as Cyclone Fani, that is nearing coastal Odisha, intensified into a "severe cyclonic storm" last evening. It could …
  • Mercury soars to highest 40°C of the season as cyclone Fani turns severe     29 Apr 2019 21:20 Mercury rose to 40 degrees Celsius in the northern district on Monday as heat wave continued sweltering Bangladesh.    Mild to moderate heat wave sweeping over Rajshahi, Dhaka and Khulna divisions may continue for two more days, meteorologist AKM Ruhul …
  • Odisha on high alert as Cyclone Fani progresses 29 Apr 2019 19:19 Bhubaneswar: With the Centre issuing advisory on Cyclone Fani progressing towards the eastern coast, the Odisha government Monday said it has put the coastal districts on high alert and is prepared to face any eventulaity. The entire administration is on …
  • Weather forecast today, Cyclone Fani News: Cyclonic storm to turn ‘severe’ in next few hours, PM asks officials to take preventive measures 29 Apr 2019 17:46 Cyclone Fani LIVE Updates: Heavy falls at isolated places are very likely over Kerala on April 29 and 30. (Express Photo by Nandagopal Rajan) Weather forecast today, Cyclone Fani Highlights: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday issued a …
  • No ‘Fani’ business in Chennai as cyclonic storm heads for Odisha 29 Apr 2019 17:06 Cyclone ‘Fani’ had reached within 840 km East-South-East of Chennai by Monday noon but the Met Department has declared a cyclone watch for the Odisha coast, away to the North-North-East. ‘Fani’ was located at least 150 km farther to the South-South-East of …
  • Fani Cyclone: Warning issued, officials on high alert 29 Apr 2019 16:22 By Chennaivision in Chennai News April 29, 2019 Cyclone ‘Fani’ is very likely to intensify into a “severe cyclonic storm” in the next 12 hours and further soar into a “very severe cyclonic storm” in the next 24 hours. It was moving over the southeast Bay …
  • Fani to intensify into very severe cyclonic storm in 24 hrs 29 Apr 2019 13:14 Chennai, April 29 (IANS) Cyclonic storm Fani over southeast Bay of Bengal is very likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm during next six hours and into a very severe cyclonic storm during subsequent 24 hours as it moves towards India’s eastern …
  • Cyclone watch for Odisha after review of 'Fani's track 29 Apr 2019 11:44 Cyclone 'Fani' has resumed its journey after losing momentum briefly, but it also forced weathermen to go back to the drawing board and plot a fresh track that should takes it towards Odisha coast later this week.  India Met Department (IMD) has …
  • Cyclone ‘Fani’ may head towards north coastal Andhra 29 Apr 2019 07:53 Visakhapatnam, April 29 (IANS) Cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ in southeast Bay of Bengal is likely to turn severe on Monday and intensify further into a “very severe” cyclonic storm on Tuesday before heading towards north coastal Andhra and Odisha coast, the Indian …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' likely to intensify into severe cyclonic storm by noon 29 Apr 2019 07:02 Image Source : PTI Representational image  Cyclonic Storm ‘Fani’, which has been forming in south-east Bay of Bengal and the adjoining Indian Ocean, is very likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm during next 12 hours. It is expected to further …
  • PM Modi warns officials as cyclone Fani likely to intensify into cyclonic storm 29 Apr 2019 06:30 The conditions of the sea are likely to be very rough along and off Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and south Andhra Pradesh coasts till May 3: OSDMA Bhubaneshwar: Expressing concern over the situation arising due to Cyclone Fani, which is expected to intensify …
  • Officials gear up to meet ‘Fani’ threat 29 Apr 2019 05:08 The possibility of cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ wreaking havoc in Andhra Pradesh (A.P.) is giving government officials tense moments as it is predicted by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) to intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm by Monday (April 29 …
  • Fani changes direction as heavy rains likely on April 30 29 Apr 2019 04:44 By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: The cyclonic storm ‘Fani’, which lay centred over southeast Bay of  Bengal, headed towards north-westwards. As a result, it’s unlikely to have much impact on the districts of Coastal Andhra  Pradesh.  The IMD on …
  • Weather forecast today, Cyclone Fani LIVE News Updates: Cyclonic storm to turn ‘severe’ in next few hours, heavy rain likely in Kerala 29 Apr 2019 04:35 Cyclone Fani LIVE Updates: Heavy falls at isolated places are very likely over Kerala on April 29 and 30. (Express Photo by Nandagopal Rajan) Weather forecast today, Cyclone Fani LIVE Updates: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday issued a …
  • Cyclone Fani now 1620km south of Coxs Bazar port 29 Apr 2019 03:51 Cyclone Fani was about 1695 km south of Chattogram port, 1620 km south of Cox’s Bazar port, 1675 km south of Mongla port and 1635 km south of Payra Port at 12pm on Sunday (April 28). The cyclone over southeast Bay and adjoining area moved north- …
  • Yellow alert in Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode, Wayanad on April 29 29 Apr 2019 03:01 The IMD has modified the heavy rainfall alerts for Monday and Tuesday in the State. As per a Sunday update from the weather agency, heavy rainfall alerts (yellow alert) have been issued for Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Wayanad on Monday and …
  • Cyclone Fani disappoints Tamil Nadu, only moderate rainfall at best 29 Apr 2019 00:42 By Express News Service CHENNAI: In what would be a disappointing end to a most-hyped weather system that promised to bring bountiful of rains to parched north Tamil Nadu, Cyclone Fani is most likely to drift away from Tamil Nadu and at maximum, deliver …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' to intesify into severe cylonic storm in next 24 hrs 28 Apr 2019 22:48 [India], Apr 29 (ANI): Cyclone 'Fani' that has been gaining strength in the south-east Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a very "severe cyclonic storm" in the next 24 hours, the weather department said on Sunday. The conditions of …
  • Fingers crossed as Cyclone Fani nears 28 Apr 2019 21:24 Thiruvananthapuram: Cyclone ‘Fani’ is very likely to intensify into a “severe cyclonic storm” in the next 12 hours and further soar into a “very severe cyclonic storm” in the next 24 hours, the cyclone warning division of the MeT department said on Sunday. …
  • Fani likely to intensify into severe cyclonic storm 28 Apr 2019 18:25 New Delhi: Cyclone Fani, which has been strengthening in south-east Bay of Bengal, is very likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm during the next 12 hours and into a very severe cyclonic storm during the subsequent 24 hours. Fani is very likely …
  • Fani likely to intensify into severe cyclonic storm in next 12 hours 28 Apr 2019 17:46 New Delhi: Cyclone Fani, which has been strengthening in south-east Bay of Bengal, is very likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm during the next 12 hours and into a very severe cyclonic storm during the subsequent 24 hours. Fani is very likely …
  • Cyclone Fani will turn extremely severe, but veer away from TN and AP: IMD 28 Apr 2019 17:30 India Met Department (IMD) has on Sunday afternoon further upgraded the storm outlook in the South-East Bay of Bengal from 'very severe cyclone' to 'extremely severe cyclone.' As per the revised timeline, cyclone Fani would become a severe …
  • Cyclone 'Fani' Likely To Intensify Into 'Very Severe' Cyclonic Storm In Next 24 Hours: IMD 28 Apr 2019 17:22 In the next 12 hours Cyclone 'Fani' is very likely to intensify into a "severe cyclonic storm" and further soar into a "very severe cyclonic storm" in the next 24 hours, the Cyclone Warning Division of the MeT department said on …
  • Cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ to intensify into ‘severe cyclonic storm’: IMD 28 Apr 2019 10:34 Heavy falls at isolated places are very likely over Kerala on April 29 and 30. (Express Photo: Nandagopal Rajan) Cyclone ‘Fani’ is very likely to intensify into a “severe cyclonic storm” in the next 12 hours and further soar into a “very severe cyclonic …
  • Cyclone Fani Likely To Intensify Into “Severe Cyclonic Storm” Today 28 Apr 2019 09:53 NET Bureau Cyclone Fani, which is inching closer to the coasts of north Tamil Nadu and south Andhra Pradesh, is likely to intensify into a “severe cyclonic storm” today, the weather department has said. “Fani” could strengthen into a “very severe cyclonic …
  • Cyclone Fani likely to turn ‘very severe’ 28 Apr 2019 09:12 Visakhapatnam, April 28 (IANS) Cyclone Fani, currently over the southeast Bay of Bengal and the adjoining East Equatorial Indian Ocean, is likely to intensify into a “very severe cyclonic storm” on Monday, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on …
  • Cyclone Fani 1,300 km southeast of Andhra coast 28 Apr 2019 07:02 The cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ over southeast Bay of Bengal lay about 1,110 km southeast of Chennai and 1,300 km south-southeast of Machilipatnam in Andhra Pradesh, on Sunday morning. According to the IMD, it is likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm …
  • Fani likely to intensify into severe cyclonic storm 28 Apr 2019 06:43 [India], Apr 28 (ANI): Cyclone Fani, which has been strengthening in south-east Bay of Bengal, is very likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm during the next 12 hours and into a very severe cyclonic storm during the subsequent 24 hours. Fani is …
  • Cyclonic storm Fani likely to hit Coastal Andhra by April 30 28 Apr 2019 05:41 By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: Cyclonic storm ‘Fani’ is likely to hit Coastal Andhra Pradesh by April 30. It may intensify into a severe storm and trigger thunderstorms, gusty winds and moderate rains in coastal districts and some parts of …
  • India: Sub: Cyclonic Storm “FANI” over southeast Bay of Bengal & adjoining east Equatorial Indian Ocean 28 Apr 2019 04:24 PRESS RELEASE-3 Time of issue: 1610 hours IST Dated: 27-04-2019 Yesterday’s depression over east Equatorial Indian Ocean (EIO) and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal (BoB) moved northwestwards, intensified into a deep depression in the early morning of …
  • Cyclone threat in Indian Ocean, may impact Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh 27 Apr 2019 21:27 Cyclone threat in Indian Ocean, may impact Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh  A depression over east Equatorial Indian Ocean and adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on …
  • Met declares formation of cyclone 'Fani' over S-E Bay of Bengal 27 Apr 2019 15:25 India Met Department (IMD) has declared the formation of tropical cyclone 'Fani' over South-East Bay of Bengal and adjoining East Equatorial Indian Ocean. Fani lay centred about 870 km East-South-East of Trincomalee (Sri Lanka), 1,240 km South-East …
  • TDP may field Vangaveeti from Machilipatnam 12 Mar 2019 18:04 VIJAYAWADA: The TDP leadership may field former YSRC leader Vangaveeti Radha from Machilipatnam Lok Sabha constituency in the upcoming general elections. Radha met chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu at his Undavalli residence on Monday evening. He also met …
  • Development work commences on Andhra’s Machilipatnam Port 07 Feb 2019 17:41 Amaravati, Feb 7 (IANS) Work for development of Machilipatnam Port on the east coast of India commenced on Thursday. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu laid the foundation stone for the deep sea port to be constructed at an estimated cost …
  • ISRO’s expo of space missions a big draw in Machilipatnam 29 Jan 2019 07:39 The display of replicas of satellite launch vehicles and satellites by the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC-SHAR) of the Indian Space Research Organisation here on Monday enabled hundreds of students to understand ISRO’s space operations and missions. The …
  • Elisa test facility dysfunctional at machilipatnam 29 Sep 2018 01:15 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Krishna district, which has a population of about 45 lakhs, has only two hospitals where ELISA test facility is available. Sadly, one of them at District Headquarters Hospital, Machilipatnam has been dysfunctional for …
  • Rs 1.5 lakh unaccounted cash seized from sub-registrar's office in Machilipatnam 21 Aug 2018 02:15 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials carried out a surprise check at the sub-registrar’s office in Machilipatnam on Monday afternoon, and found Rs 1.55 lakhs of unaccounted money in possession of the office staff. …
  • Anil Kumble unveils CK Nayudu’s statue in Machilipatnam 26 Jul 2018 23:48 By: PTI | Published: July 24, 2018 8:30:51 pm The ace leg-spinner also laid the foundation for the construction of the Masula Sports Complex and Athletics Stadium, being built on a 13-acre site at a cost of Rs 15 crore. (Source: File Photo) A statue of …
  • Mysolia Beach Festival from June 9 in Machilipatnam 05 Jun 2018 00:46 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Krishna district is gearing up for the three-day Mysolia Beach Festival in Machilipatnam, which will be organised from June 9, Collector B Lakshmikantham said.   Speaking at a meeting here on Monday, Lakshmikantham said …
  • Vijayawada-Machilipatnam four-laning works to end by November 05 May 2018 01:10 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: District Collector B Lakshmikantham said that Vijayawada-Machilipatnam four-laning works would be completed by November. He said that the flyover at Benz Circle, which is a part of the four-laning project, would also be …
  • Machilipatnam fish: Not too health-friendly 02 Apr 2018 19:25 Vijayawada: Next time you plan to eat the prized sea fish varieties caught off the Machilipatnam coast, think again.  You may be consuming fish laced with heavy metals that can be a major health hazard. Studies of fish caught off the Machilipatnam coast …
  • Vijayawada-Machilipatnam NH expansion works gain steam 04 Feb 2018 23:52 VIJAYAWADA:  The ongoing expansion works to turn NH-65 into a four-lane driveway between Vijayawada and Machilipatnam has picked up momentum, with the company executing the project deploying adequate men and machinery to complete the task as soon as …
  • Fire in Machilipatnam Exp, doused 28 Oct 2017 05:54 [India], October 28 (ANI): Fire broke out in the engine of Machilipatnam express on Friday night but was immediately doused. The incident happened when the train reached Indupalli Railway Station at 2230 hrs. The driver of the train alerted the authorities …
  • Recall of the Project by Department "Machilipatnam to Avanigadda" Awarded to Dilip Buildcon Limited in the State of Andhra Pradesh 31 Jan 2017 10:29 Dilip Buildcon Ltd has informed BSE that the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Government of India has recalled the project "Rehabilitation and up-gradation of Machilipatnam to Avanigadda section from Km 84/550 to Km 124/200 of NH- …
  • Spandana: Vijayawada police save woman from moneylender 13 Jul 2019 06:01 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Responding to the complaint lodged by a woman during the Spandana programme held recently, the Vijayawada city police had initiated quick action and got the issue resolved. A woman hailing from Nuzvid took a loan of Rs …
  • Setting monkeys to catch monkeys 08 Jul 2019 03:47 ‘Set a thief to catch a thief’ goes the proverb. Even if the set thief is a fake. To handle the monkey menace across Krishna district, the Forest Department is gearing up to install life-size Langur dolls made of fibre. Moreover, to simulate simian sounds, …
  • Govt to resume road-over-bridge works at Gunadala in Vijayawada 07 Jul 2019 06:49 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In what could be a major relief for the residents and those who often commute through Gunadala in the city, works for the long pending road-over-bridge (ROB) near Carmel Nagar are likely to restart soon as Roads and …
  • Spandana disappoints this leprosy patient who needs doctor certificate 02 Jul 2019 05:32 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Ragula Venkanna (54) of Krishna Lanka in the city attended the Spandana programme on Monday with a hope of getting a doctor certificate to avail of welfare benefits for the disabled. After entering the premises of Sub- …
  • Nuzvid IIIT students train over 20,000 in yoga 20 Jun 2019 19:39 With a slogan ‘Giving back to the Society’, students of Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies (RGUKT), Nuzvid IIIT, provided training in yoga to about 20,000 people, including some VVIPs, in the last few years. P. Shoba Rani, a student, was …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy’s 'complete shakedown of capital' announcement makes realtors adopt wait and watch policy 01 Jun 2019 05:21 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Real estate in the capital region of Andhra Pradesh is holding its breath to see what changes will occur in Amaravati, with Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy announcing a complete shakedown to “set right” the capital …
  • YSRCP set to wrest many seats from Telugu Desam in Krishna district 24 May 2019 03:11 The YSR Congress Party has wrested many seats from the TDP in Krishna district, including three Assembly constituencies represented by ministers and the Deputy Speaker. YSRCP was leading in 13 out of the 16 Assembly constituencies and Kesineni Srinivas ( …
  • 23.41 lakh to vote in gram panchayat polls in Krishna 21 May 2019 03:39 The electoral roll of Krishna district for the gram panchayat elections has over 23.41 lakh voters – 11.56 lakh male and 11.85 lakh female voters. There are 136 voters of the third gender. Collector A. Md. Imtiaz released the electoral roll for the 5th …
  • Carbide-free mangoes a huge hit at Andhra Bhawan in New Delhi 13 May 2019 05:37 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The carbide-free mango stall put up at Andhra Pradesh Bhavan in New Delhi is receiving huge response. The first batch of mangoes were sold out in a few hours, leaving the stall empty. With this, the officials have brought …
  • Vijayawada: 4 ganja peddlers held, gold seized 22 Apr 2019 23:20 Vijayawada: Vijayawada police arrested four old criminals in the city on Monday for being involved in transporting ganja and committing other crimes in Vijayawada commissionarate limits. Police seized gold ornaments worth Rs 1.74 lakh, 2 bikes and 6 kg …
  • Mangoes beyond the reach of common man 21 Apr 2019 06:35 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: This year too, the ‘King of Fruits’ mango has become dear to common man as low production levels have pushed its prices, according to fruit traders and farmers at State’s largest wholesale fruit market at Nunna. Traders are …
  • Groundwater levels deplete in 26 mandals of Krishna district 18 Apr 2019 05:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With mercury levels soaring day-by-day, 26 mandals out of the total 50 mandals in Krishna district are facing acute drinking water crisis due to depletion in groundwater levels when compared to the corresponding period …
  • TDP files complaint over shifting of EVMs in Andhra Pradesh's Nuzvid 15 Apr 2019 06:01 Machilipatnam: TDP candidate for the Nuzvid Assembly seat M Venkateswara Rao Sunday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission, saying polling equipment have been shifted from a strong room without any intimation. He said the equipment was from the …
  • Incumbent MLAs double their assets, Bonda among the richest in Krishna 08 Apr 2019 11:33 A majority of the incumbent elected representatives contesting the Assembly and Parliamentary elections in Krishna district have apparently become richer. The worth of their total family assets increased due to the addition of new movable or immovable …
  • Bitter season: Dull mango trading at Nunna 04 Apr 2019 03:53 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Trading of mangoes began on a dull note at district’s Nunna wholesale fruit market, one of the largest in Asia, on Tuesday.  Only six out of 80 shops operated on the first day of the trade.For two days, the market has been …
  • Collector inaugurates TB testing unit at old government hospital in Vijayawada 25 Mar 2019 05:08 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: On the occasion of World Tuberculosis Day, a testing unit to diagnose Tuberculosis has been inaugurated at Old Government General Hospital of Vijayawada city on Sunday. The new CB NAAT Testing Unit will issue the report …
  • Teen selected for international meet needs sponsors 25 Mar 2019 05:08 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A first-year student of Civil Engineering, IIIT Nuzvid, Reddi Koti, topped the National Space Society’s (NSS) Space Settlement Contest- 2019, and bagged an opportunity to address the International Space Development …
  • CPI-Jana Sena tussle resolved 25 Mar 2019 05:08 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The differences between CPI and JSP over seat-sharing got resolved after discussions, with the Left party accepting the offer of JSP — Gannavaram— in place of Nuzvid.  CPI State secretary K Ramakrishna on Sunday night …
  • Pawan Kalyan’s denial of Vijayawada Lok Sabha seat irks CPI 24 Mar 2019 06:18 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Differences between Jana Sena and CPI came to the fore over seat sharing, when the former went back on its promise to give Vijayawada Lok Sabha seat to the latter in lieu of Nuzvid Assembly seat at the eleventh hour. At …
  • AP cops conduct awareness drives in low turnout areas 16 Mar 2019 06:05 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Krishna district police have started an awareness campaign in the rural areas to encourage the people to cast their votes in the upcoming elections. In addition to performing their regular and election duties, the police …
  • Tension prevails as farmers stage protest near CP Seeds Company  08 Mar 2019 04:43 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Tension prevailed for some time near CP Seeds Company, Mirzapuram village of Nuzvid mandal of Krishna district on Thursday when farmers in a large number staged a demonstration opposing the raw deal meted out to them in …
  • Now, bots to collect waste at your doorstep! 26 Jan 2019 03:24 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Krishna district administration is keen on automating the garbage collection process from households. If all goes well, people may soon witness robots in front of their houses instead of sanitation workers.A team of 10 …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Teacher arrested for ‘sexually assaulting’ 8-year-old 25 Jan 2019 19:53 Cases under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act and SC and ST Atrocity Act have been registered against the accused. A 40-year-old government school teacher was taken into custody on Thursday evening for allegedly sexually assaulting an eight- …
  • Bus, tractor crash into two houses near Nuzvid-Annavaram main road 11 Jan 2019 05:20 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Two roadside houses were partially damaged after an RTC bus and a tractor rammed into them with the drivers of the two vehicles lost control over the steering in a bid to avoid collision on the Nuzvid-Annavaram main road …
  • IIT Hyderabad uses recycled material to reduce virgin asphalt for roads 28 Dec 2018 19:31 Two IIT Hyderabad professors and their graduate students have come up with an innovative material to lay roads which reduces cost, is environmentally friendly and also stronger than asphalt roads. This material — reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP) — uses a …
  • 12-yr-old held for sexually abusing six-year old girl in Nuzvid 11 Dec 2018 01:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Police took a 12-year-old boy into custody for allegedly sexually abusing a six-year-old girl on Sunday night in Nuzvid.According to Nuzvid Rural police, the accused minor is studying in Class 8 in a local government …
  • Elephantiasis patients left out in the cold 08 Dec 2018 04:26 Reddipalli Satyavati has entered her sixties. She and her husband eke out a very humble existence vending Indian fast-foods like idli, dosa and vada from a cart. Ms. Satyavati is severely disabled and can only offer marginal assistance to her husband. Her …
  • Youth should openly talk about HIV, says Minister Devineni Umamaheswara Rao 02 Dec 2018 05:16 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Water Resources Minister Devineni Umamaheswara Rao has called upon the media to sensitise people on the deadly disease AIDS. Participating as a chief guest at the awareness programme in connection with ‘World AIDS Day’ …
  • IIT student attempts suicide in Vijaywada 30 Nov 2018 05:21 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A first year student of Nuzvid IIIT allegedly attempted suicide by jumping from the hostel building on Thursday morning.  Nuzvid Circle Inspector M Ramkumar said Sushma Pavani (16), who hails from Warangal district in …
  • Rs 47,500 seized from government office in Vijayawada 20 Nov 2018 03:21 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) conducted raids on the sub-registrar’s office in Nuzvid on Monday and found `47,500 which was unaccounted, from their possession. According to officials, they received a tip-off …
  • Youth held for abducting, marrying minor girl 20 Sep 2018 01:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:Nuzvid police arrested a 23-year-old youth for reportedly kidnapping and marrying a girl without her consent on Wednesday. According to Nuzvid circle inspector M Ramkumar, the accused T Balaraj and the minor girl were in …
  • 193 pension cases in Andhra Pradesh pending under new rule 19 Sep 2018 02:05 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   As many as ‘193 pension cases’ are pending in the courts across the State and 250 people from Krishna, Guntur, Prakasam, East Godavari and West Godavari districts showed up in the pension adalat in Tummalapalli …
  • Man breaks in, steals gold 13 Sep 2018 01:26 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: One unidentified miscreant barged into the house of one Parvathy (43) in Nuzvid town and decamped with 20 grams of gold ornaments on Wednesday. According to police, when the miscreant knocked on her door around 2 p.m., …
  • Transport officials to crack whip on expired learner’s licence users 09 Sep 2018 01:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Though the officials of Road Transport Authority (RTA) are organising LLR  melas across Krishna district, it seems that they have failed in sensitising vehicle users on the need to avail driving licence after the expiry …
  • Paddy fields inundated in Krishnagiri district 21 Aug 2018 02:15 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With heavy rains lashing the district for the last three days, several streams are flowing at danger level since Sunday night paralysing normal life. Roads in several mandals like Nandigama, Mylavaram, Kanchikacherla, …
  • Two youths from Vijaywada selected for Kilimanjaro expedition 21 Aug 2018 02:15 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Youth Service Department has selected G Edukondalu (23) and T Sriram Babu (22) from Krishna district among 40 others across the State for an expedition to Kilimanjaro, a mountain that is 5,895 metres above sea-level …
  • Heavy Rain lashes Vijayawada, low-lying areas inundated; TPA demands pothole-free roads 20 Aug 2018 02:27 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With rains lashing the city for the past few days, potholes dot several roads causing inconvenience to the motorists and pedestrians alike. Due to continuous rainfall since Saturday night, the majority of the roads in …
  • Four scribes arrested for extorting money from Vijayawada municipality employee 18 Aug 2018 23:57 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Four scribes working with vernacular media houses were arrested for allegedly blackmailing and extorting money from a municipality employee in Nuzvid on Friday night. Following a complaint lodged by the employee R …
  • 5 staffers of IIIT-Nuzvid suspended 13 Aug 2018 00:51 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: IIIT-Nuzvid Director V Venkata Dasu on Sunday suspended four security guards and one outsourcing employee after they were caught consuming alcohol and inviting outsiders into the campus. According to reliable sources, …
  • 11-year-old stages own kidnap in Vijayawada 08 Aug 2018 00:54 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Tension prevailed in Agiripalli town on Tuesday afternoon when news of a class VI boy being kidnapped spread. However, it was learned that the alarm raised was false as the boy was traced in bushes near the school within …
  • False alarm over human sacrifice in Nuzvid 28 Jul 2018 01:57 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Tension prevailed in Nuzvid town on Friday when rumours of human sacrifice spread. Police said that one Ram Prasad (32) approached them and told that seven people tried to kill him for attaining supernatural powers. …
  • Andhra CM motivates people for plantation 14 Jul 2018 23:22 [India], July 15 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has urged people to plants more trees and also suggested them to take selfies while planting trees and share it on the social media. The Chief Minister, who launched a plantation …
  • A look back on SVR days 04 Jul 2018 07:27 It was a fiesta of sepia-tinted memories, songs and swag of S.V. Ranga Rao at the 100th birth anniversary celebration of the legendary actor born in Nuzvid in the present-day Andhra Pradesh. “People should learn acting and then join the film industry. They …
  • CM N Chandrababu Naidu unveils 12.5 feet bronze statue of SV Ranga Rao 04 Jul 2018 02:36 By Express News Service ELURU: Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu announced that a museum in memory of legendary actor SV Ranga Rao would be constructed in Eluru city. Unveiling the 12.5 feet high bronze statue of SV Ranga Rao at Kalasaru Y Junction at …
  • IMD warns of heavy rain, thunderstorms in Coastal AP 04 Jul 2018 01:40 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Officials of IMD warned of heavy rainfall and thuderstorms at isolated places in all districts of Coastal Andhra Pradesh. Thunderstorms accompanied with gusty winds at isolated places in all districts of Rayalaseema in …
  • Andhra Pradesh engineering student sexually assaulted by seniors, blackmailed with video: Police 02 Jul 2018 12:41 Police may also book college officials for failing to report the crime even after coming to know about it. A student who was sexually assaulted, allegedly by two of her seniors at an engineering college in Andhra Pradesh, was blackmailed for sexual favours …
  • Three Engineering grads held for rape, blackmail of 21-year-old 01 Jul 2018 01:41 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Agiripalli Police on Saturday arrested three persons in connection with the rape and blackmailing of a B.Tech graduate following her father’s complaint on Friday. They will soon be produced in court. Though the incident …
  • NREGA nurtures 80 lakh plants in Krishna district 23 Jun 2018 01:54 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Number of plants grown under the MGNREGA scheme by the State government in Krishna district grew from 13 lakh in 2016-17 to 80 lakh in 2017-18. The low output in 2016-17 was attributed to the delay in payment of wages …
  • Two-day mango festival begins: It’s time to drool over the seasonal summer wonder 03 Jun 2018 02:10 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Horticulture Department in association with Go Aadharika Prakruthi Vyavasadhurika, Dr. YSR Horticultural University and Mfarms organised a two-day Mango Festival at Siddhartha Institute of Hotel Management and Catering …
  • Pension for renal patients in pvt hospitals too 31 May 2018 02:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has directed the officials to extend dialysis and pension facilities to the renal patients who are undergoing treatment in private hospitals also. At present, the government is …
  • Three held for creating fake land documents in Vijayawada 25 May 2018 00:32 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  A day after Nandigama sub-division DSP Radhesh Murali alleged the involvement of Nandigama CI Murthy in civil settlements and supporting one real estate agent Seelam Koti Reddy, who was accused of selling lands by …
  • Rain paralyses normal life in Vijayawada 04 May 2018 01:50 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Heavy rain, accompanied by lightning and gusty winds, paralysed normal life apart from disrupting power supply in the city and its suburbs on Thursday. Several low-lying areas of the city were submerged in rainwater. …
  • YSRC plans 'Betrayal Day' fast on April 30 23 Apr 2018 00:26 YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) chief Jagan Mohan Reddy VIJAYAWADA: YSR Congress (YSRC), the main Opposition party in the State, has decided to observe April 30 as ‘Betrayal Day’. Party MPs, MLAs, MLCs and other leaders will go on a 12-hour fast in …
  • YSRC plans fast on April 30 23 Apr 2018 00:03 YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) chief Jagan Mohan Reddy VIJAYAWADA: YSR Congress (YSRC), the main Opposition party in the State, has decided to observe April 30 as ‘Betrayal Day’. Party MPs, MLAs, MLCs and other leaders will go on a 12-hour fast in …
  • Woman held for supplying drugs to prisoners, students 18 Apr 2018 01:04 VIJAYAWADA: Nuzvid excise and prohibition officials have arrested a woman for reportedly supplying cannabis to prison inmates and students The woman, identified as Kurakula Durga (56), was arrested on Tuesday from her residence at Prakash Nagar under Nunna …
  • Low production, price spiral worry mango vendors of Andhra Pradesh's Krishna district 11 Apr 2018 01:52 VIJAYAWADA: This summer, mango lovers will have to shell out more to relish the fruit as there is a 40 per cent drop in its production in the State in comparison to last year. The mango prices also have shot up drastically due to low yield of the crop. …
  • Telangana to release 2 tmcft water to Andhra Pradesh in next eight days 05 Apr 2018 02:05 VIJAYAWADA: In a relief to farmers, the Krishna River Board Management (KRMB) has directed the Telangana Water Resources Department to release the pending 2 tmcft water to Andhra Pradesh in the next eight days through the Nagarjuna Sagar Left Canal (NSLC). …
  • Digital India chugs on rail track: WiFi available at 45 rural stations in Telangana, AP 01 Apr 2018 07:47 SECUNDERABAD: Soon all major railway stations in rural areas of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana will have WiFi, according to railway sources. As per railway board’s direction, South Central Railway (SCR) provided internet access in 45 stations— 25 in AP and …
  • Ten punters arrested for organising cockfights in Vijayawada village 28 Mar 2018 01:06 People watch as the cockfight starts in Vijayawada. (EPS | P Ravindra Babu) VIJAYAWADA: Police raided cockfight rings arranged in Musunuru village and arrested 10 punters on Sunday late hours. Two motorcycles, two cars and cash amounting to Rs 13,000 cash …
  • 150 minors rescued in raids to curb child labour in Krishna district 27 Mar 2018 00:25 In the ongoing raids that kicked-off on February 23, the officials observed that child labour issue is rampant in city and most of the rescued kids were school dropouts. VIJAYAWADA:  In what could be perceived as a major push to eradicate child labour, …
  • AP viral fever cases on rise, 404 treated in 2018 20 Mar 2018 02:03 VIJAYAWADA: Cases of common viral fever have been on the rise in different parts of Krishna district in the last one week, a source in the health department said. Most of the fever cases were reported from urban areas of Vijayawada and rural parts of …
  • 4 injured in group clash in Nuzwid 05 Mar 2018 00:41 VIJAYAWADA: Four persons were injured in a clash between members of two groups at Nuzvid on Sunday. The injured were rushed to Vijayawada government hospital. According to Nuzvid inspector Ramkumar, the injured Mocherla Jesus Babu, G Jaya Rao, J Anil and R …
  • Not disabled enough? 03 Mar 2018 00:42 VIJAYAWADA: The keeper of ivermectin pills in Krishna district’s sole Filaria Control Unit is a blind man. “And he’s two very long flights of stairs away,” says Radhamma (name changed).The fifty-year-old, whose severely swollen leg has been restricting her …
  • 1,290 IIIT Nuzvid students lack attendance to write mid-terms 09 Feb 2018 23:08 VIJAYAWADA: Over 1,290 IIIT Nuzvid students are not qualified to write the mid-term exam of their second semester due to lack of attendance. A majority of the students who left for their homes for Christmas and Sankranti failed to turn up for the college …
  • Anomalies galore in welfare hostels 09 Feb 2018 05:09 VIJAYAWADA:   The Vigilance department officials conducted surprise inspection at social welfare hostels at Kanchikacherla, Nandiwada, Nuzvid, Movva, Agiripalli, Nunna, Moturu and Gannavaram in Krishna district on Thursday. During the inspection, the …
  • Banganapalle mangoes may burn a hole in your pocket 04 Feb 2018 01:52 VIJAYAWADA: This season, mango lovers in the State likely have to shell out more money on the GI-tagged Banganapalle fruits as poor flowering in the farms is expected to result in decreased output in the State. Even as the first week of February is set to …
  • Nuzvid IIIT students protest presence of plastic, dead spider in campus food 28 Jan 2018 05:35 VIJAYAWADA:  Minor tension prevailed in the Nuzvid IIIT campus on Saturday when a first year student found a piece of plastic in the lunch he was eating at the Mercury Marvel Mess and complained about it to the concerned mess in-charge, who allegedly …
  • After topper’s call, Ganta orders probe into IIIT woes 21 Jan 2018 05:06 VIJAYAWADA: HRD Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao on Saturday instructed Principal Secretary Adityanath Das to constitute a two-member committee to look into the alleged irregularities at Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies (RGUKT) campuses in …
  • IIIT Nuzvid turned my life around: Topper  19 Jan 2018 06:19 VIJAYAWADA: “I want to clear the Engineering Services Exam and do my bit for the community. I just won two gold medals — one for topping the Civil Engineering Department and the other for topping the institute. This is life changing!” gushes Meda Lakshmi …
  • Denied X-mas leave, IIIT student ends life 22 Dec 2017 05:06 VIJAYAWADA: IIIT Nuzvid is in the spotlight again after a third-year student committed suicide by jumping to death from the hostel building. He was taken to hospital and after a while he was declared dead. This is the fourth such incident reported this …
  • Three back-to-back suicides  put IIIT Nuzvid under scanner 22 Dec 2017 05:06 VIJAYAWADA: Series of suicides of students studying in IIIT Nuzvid is creating panic across the state. In the current academic year alone, three students committed suicides and another attempted suicide. Moreover, 50 students have been accused of ragging. …
  • IIIT student ends life as father waits at gate to meet him 22 Dec 2017 04:49 A third-year engineering student of the Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies (IIIT, Nuzvid) on Thursday committed suicide by jumping off the hostel building on the campus. Meghavat Chand Naik, 21, of Pokkunuru village of the Chandarlapadu …
  • Endowments officer worth Rs 50 crore in ACB net 13 Dec 2017 04:55 VIJAYAWADA: Close on the heels of one assistant commissioner (AC) Medepalli Vijayaraju of the endowments department being arrested for amassing disproportionate assets to his known sources of income about a month ago, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) …
  • Woman, grandma kill newborn  02 Dec 2017 06:12 VIJAYAWADA:  Within hours of fishing out the body of the newborn girl who was thrown into Ryves Canal on Thursday, the city police nabbed the baby’s mother and grandmother who were responsible for her death. Police Commissioner Gautam Sawang said Aakula …
  • Cops seize liquor worth `10k from dhaba 26 Nov 2017 03:47 VIJAYAWADA:  Excise and Prohibition sleuths conducted surprise raids at a dhaba in Nuzvid town and seized liquor worth `10,000 which was being sold to belt shops on late Friday night. According to Excise and Prohibition - Nuzvid division circle inspector J …
  • Father claims doctors’ negligence killed baby 12 Nov 2017 07:48 VIJAYAWADA:  In a tragic incident, a twenty-three day old baby died at Nuzvid Government Hospital on Saturday after undergoing treatment for few days at Gayatri Women & Child Care Hospitals in Suryaraopet, Vijawada. According to ENVS Anil Kumar,  a …
  • Krishna district leads in women’s empowerment 05 Nov 2017 09:31 VIJAYAWADA: Mission for Elimination of Poverty in Municipal Areas (MEPMA), the nodal agency of Union Urban Development Ministry, has taken up capacity building for women Self Help Groups (SHGs) in 12 urban areas of Krishna district. The women enrolled in …
  • 40 held on gambling, betting charges in Vijayawada 30 Oct 2017 06:12 VIJAYAWADA: In two different incidents in Krishna district, police arrested 40 persons on charges of gambling and cricket betting on Sunday. While 17 were nabbed from various places in Vijayawada by Commissioner’s Task Force (CTF), Nuzvid rural police …
  • Tough English drove IIIT Nuzvid students to suicide? 19 Oct 2017 06:24 VIJAYAWADA: While the Nuzvid IIIT management claims that two Pre-University Course (PUC) first year students — Sagireddy Purna Lakshmi Narasimha Murthy and Dabbada Ramadevi — committed suicide this month owing to personal reasons, it was revealed that …
  • Nuzvid IIIT student attempts suicide 18 Oct 2017 06:29 VIJAYAWADA: A first-year PUC student attempted to kill himself by consuming pills at IIIT Nuzvid, which has seen two suicides in the last seven days. D Balu Vardhan was admitted to the campus hospital after he complained of fatigue and fell unconscious …
  • Another IIIT Nuzvid student D Rama Devi ends life 15 Oct 2017 02:58 VIJAYAWADA: Students committing suicides in Krishna district is becoming commonplace now and a source of worry and concern.  Nuzvid IIIT student D Rama Devi committed suicide by jumping from the first floor on Saturday, making this the third incident this …
  • Ganta orders inquiry into Nuzvid student suicide 13 Oct 2017 03:54 VIJAYAWADA: A day after a student committed suicide at IIIT- Nuzvid in Krishna District, Human Resource and Development Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao on Thursday called for an inquiry.  The HRD Minister, who was in New Delhi, spoke to  IIIT Nuzvid Director …
  • Techie blamed mother-in-law, wife for suicide 04 Oct 2017 07:22 VIJAYAWADA: A day after techie Daggumalli Someswara Rao (30) committed suicide, Nuzvid police recovered four pages of a suicide letter from his bag on Tuesday alleging his wife and mother-in-law’s rude behavior prompted him to end his life. A case under …
  • Non-bailable warrant against YSRC party president Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy’s wife 28 Sep 2017 06:39 VIJAYAWADA: Non-bailable warrant was issued against Sakshi daily chairperson and managing director Y S Bharathi Reddy, wife of YSRC party president Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy, and editorial director Ramachandra Murthy on wedneday for allegedly publishing false …
  • 6 IIIT Nuzvid students to be given TC, 9 get one-year suspension 23 Sep 2017 05:36 VIJAYAWADA: HRD Minister Ganta Srinivas Rao revised the suspension of 54 IIIT Nuzvid students, who thrashed 12 juniors, after an elaborative discussion with Vice-Chancellor V Ramachandra Raju on Friday. According to the revised suspension charges, Transfer …
  • Ganta visits IIIT, warns erring students of action 20 Sep 2017 07:41 HRD Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao visited RGUKT Nuzvid IIIT on Tuesday and enquired about the recent attack on juniors by some final year engineering students in which 13 suffered injuries. The Minister spoke to Vice-Chancellor V. Ramachander Raju, Director …
  • Ganta visits IIIT, moots stern action against ragging  20 Sep 2017 05:05 HRD Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao interacting with students and teachers of IIIT Nuzvid on Tuesday, a day after 54 students were suspended | Express VIJAYAWADA: HRD Minister Ganta Srinivas Rao has said that stern action will be taken against those students …
  • IIIT Nizvid suspends 54 students for ragging juniors 19 Sep 2017 09:11 New Delhi: 54 students of the IIIT Nizvid, Andhra Pradesh have been suspended on Tuesday for allegedly ragging their juniors on campus. The action was recommended by a 13-member committee, which was set up by the institute, to probe the August 29 incident …
  • 54 IIIT Nuzvid students suspended 19 Sep 2017 04:22 VIJAYAWADA: Fifty-four students of IIIT Nuzvid in Krishna district have been suspended for thrashing juniors on campus. A 13-member committee set up by the institute to look into the incident recommended the action in a report submitted on Monday. On …
  • 54 senior IIIT Nuzvid students suspended for ragging 18 Sep 2017 18:32 For representational purposes (File | PTI) MACHILIPATNAM: As many as 54 senior students of IIIT Nuzvid were suspended today for allegedly ragging their juniors on its campus in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh last month. The action was initiated after a …
  • Nuzvid police arrest 28-yr-old in minor rape case 17 Sep 2017 07:42 VIJAYAWADA: Nuzvid police arrested a 28-year-old man for allegedly raping a minor girl back in 2015 and produced him before the Additional District Magistrate court on Saturday. The accused was remanded to judicial custody for fourteen days. According to …
  • Facebook friend dupes woman of Rs 8.5 lakh 14 Sep 2017 04:56 VIJAYAWADA: Facebook friendship with a stranger cost a 35-year-old woman dearly. Victim Kadiyam Siva Kameswari is a government school teacher at Nuzvid and resides at Kanuru village in Penamaluru mandal of Krishna district. On Wednesday, she lodged a …
  • Six IIIT, Nuzvid students may face the heat for beating up juniors 08 Sep 2017 04:00 VIJAYAWADA: In all probability, at least six fourth-year students of the IIIT, Nuzvid will face not only disciplinary action but also legal proceedings for beating up their juniors on August 29.After a preliminary probe, a 15- member committee constituted …
  • Big firm ready to take over AgriGold, High Court told 29 Jul 2017 04:14 HYDERABAD: In a significant development, a company’s counsel told the High Court on Friday that a big group of firms was interested in taking over Agri Gold company and making payments after verifying the titles of the properties concerned. Senior counsel …
  • Monsoon weak but state receives isolated rainfall 28 Jul 2017 04:27 VISAKHAPATNAM: With the southwest monsoon remaining weak over the state for almost about a week, isolated places in coastal Andhra Pradesh recorded light rainfall, while almost dry weather prevailed over Rayalaseema on Thursday. In coastal Andhra Pradesh, …
  • City goes under water 19 Jul 2017 06:05 VIJAYAWADA: Rain lashed several parts of Vijayawada city and Krishna district on Tuesday, flooding low lying areas and uprooting several trees. The city received a total rainfall of 4.5 cm on average till 9pm on Tuesday while the district received 2552.8 …
  • AP IIIT admission 2017: First provisional list to release today at rguktn.ac.in 29 Jun 2017 07:26 AP IIIT admission session will begin from July The provisional selection list for admissions in undergraduate courses in the RGUKT 2017 will be announced today by the HRD Minister at rguktn.ac.in. The list, to be published by the Rajiv Gandhi University of …
  • IS planned attacks in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana? 26 Jun 2017 07:04 The IS has planned to create bloodshed in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh with the help of Konakalla Subramanyam alias Omer, intelligence sleuths have said. Omer, who was arrested by the Hyderabad police a couple of days ago, contacted many IS sympathisers …
  • 7 killed in weather-related incidents in UP 17 May 2017 20:24 DH News Service and Press Trust of India, New Delhi and Hyderabad May 18 2017, 0:55 IST Rain brought grief and relief to north India as seven people were killed in weather-related incidents in Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich district. Deccan Herald file photo …
  • IIIT-Nuzvid student hangs self 06 Jan 2017 05:06
  • 50% nominated posts in Andhra for SCs, STs, BCs, minorities 19 Jul 2019 19:02 Amaravati, July 19 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday decided to give 50 per cent of the nominated posts and 50 per cent of the contracts on nomination basis to the scheduled castes, scheduled tribes, backward classes and minorities. The key …
  • AP’s 'capital dreams' in tatters? World Bank withdraws $ 300-million Amaravati loan 19 Jul 2019 11:42 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In what could be a major setback to Andhra Pradesh’s ‘capital dreams’, the World Bank has decided to withdraw its commitment to extend a loan of $300 million sought by Chandrababu Naidu’s TDP regime for the development of …
  • Dasara festival at Durga temple from September 29 19 Jul 2019 04:14 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Sri Durga Malleswara Swamyvarla Devasthanam will organise Dasara festival from September 29 to October 8, said temple executive officer V Koteswaramma. On Thursday, the EO held a meeting with all the departments at the …
  • Andhra ministers, Nara Lokesh engage in war of words 19 Jul 2019 04:13 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Legislative Council witnessed heated arguments between TDP leader Nara Lokesh and ministers A Suresh and P Anil Kumar over alleged diversion of funds by the previous TDP government. At one stage, Lokesh and Anil …
  • Entire Praja Vedika building could have been salvaged? 19 Jul 2019 04:13 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Could Praja Vedika, a pre-engineered structure razed down by the YSRC government calling it an illegal structure, have been entirely salvaged instead of demolishing most part of it? The answer seems to be yes. Sources in …
  • Chandrababu Naidu’s camp office to serve at Raj Bhavan 19 Jul 2019 04:13 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State government on Thursday declared irrigation circle office near PWD Grounds in Vijayawada as Raj Bhavan. As newly-appointed Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan is set to take oath on July 24, the government has …
  • CM Jagan, Chandrababu Naidu spar over Praja Vedika demolition  19 Jul 2019 04:13 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister YS Jagan and Leader of the Opposition N Chandrababu Naidu continued to trade barbs in the Assembly on Thursday, this time over the demolition of Praja Vedika and the controversy surrounding the residence …
  • South Central Railway launches #GiveUpConcession 19 Jul 2019 04:09 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South Central Railway (SCR) General Manager Gajanan Mallya on Thursday unveiled a campaign poster to launch the #GiveUpConcession campaign seeking the cooperation of senior citizens to forgo their concessions while …
  • Elderly woman killed in road accident in Vijayawada 19 Jul 2019 04:08 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: An elderly woman died after being knocked down by a two-wheeler while she was crossing the road near Swaraj Maidan here on Thursday. According to Suryaraopet police, the deceased was identified as 72-year-old Paruchuri …
  • Modern bus shelters still a mirage in Vijayawada 19 Jul 2019 04:08 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Despite tall claims of the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) on developing bus shelters with modern facilities, the situation on the ground tells a different story. The much-publicised project is yet to be completed, …
  • 29 child workers found in train in Khammam 18 Jul 2019 21:46 Khammam: A group of child labourers, comprising 16 boys and 13 girls, being shifted from Chennai to Balakot, Madhya Pradesh in Navjeevan Express were rescued by the railway police force in Khammam. None of the children had any form of identification …
  • World Bank 'drops' $300 million Amaravati project 18 Jul 2019 18:58 AMARAVATI: In a major blow to Andhra Pradesh government, the World Bank has pulled out of a key project for development of new state capital Amaravati for which it had committed $300 million. The World Bank website Thursday showed the status of Amaravati …
  • Dumont plans ice cream facility in Hyderabad to meet South India demand 18 Jul 2019 14:39 Two-decade-old dairy products manufacturer Dumont with ice cream and frozen desert manufacturing facilities near Vijayawada is looking to expand its manufacturing and cold storage infrastructure by setting up new ice cream making facility in Hyderabad. …
  • Premium ice cream brand Dumont to set up 100 outlets in South India 18 Jul 2019 12:18 By IANS HYDERABAD: Dumont, a premium ice cream brand, is looking at setting up 100 outlets across South India over the next one year. The brand, which is being launched with 10 stores in Hyderabad, Bengaluru and Vijayawada, has set a target of 200 stores …
  • Real estate market in Amaravati has crashed: Naidu 18 Jul 2019 11:52 Amaravati: Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday said that ever since YSR Congress Party came to power in the state, the system in state capital Amaravati has collapsed and real estate market has crashed. The leader of …
  • Naidu refutes charges, says TDP govt’s role in power pacts nominal 18 Jul 2019 02:39 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Refuting allegations that the previous TDP regime resorted to irregularities in the renewable Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), former Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has maintained that the role of the government was …
  • Speaker breaks tradition for Naidu to speak? 18 Jul 2019 02:39 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State Legislative Assembly was adjourned amid dramatic developments on Wednesday. It all started after Finance Minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy’s clarification on various issues raised by members on the Budget. …
  • WhatsApp, Telegram number for filing complaints likely 18 Jul 2019 02:32 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) is planning to introduce a WhatsApp and Telegram number for the residents to post their complaints on civic issues using the facility.Over the years, the residents have been …
  • Go for arbitration to resolve disputes: Andhra High Court ACJ 18 Jul 2019 02:32 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A two-day workshop organised by the Hyderabad regional centre of International Centre for Alternative Dispute Resolution (ICADR) on Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) methods (Arbitration) for R&B engineers began …
  • Vijayawada hospital removes tumour in rare surgery 18 Jul 2019 02:32 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A rare and complex Bronchoscopic surgery was successfully performed on Y Nagamma, a 48-year-old woman, who was suffering from tracheal tumour at Aayush Hospitals here. Addressing a press conference on Wednesday, Dr MS …
  • Sword of Damocles hangs over 60,000 ration dealers in Krishna 18 Jul 2019 02:32 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: After the announcement of removal of the existing ration dealers, the livelihood of around 60,000 dealers is Krishna district is likely to be affected. On Wednesday, the Joint Action Committee of Krishna district Ration …
  • Anganwadis witness short supply of Vitamin A supplements in Krishna 18 Jul 2019 02:32 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The anganwadi centres and public health centres (PHCs) across Krishna district have come across a shortage of Vitamin A supply, as the last batch supplied in 2018 has been exhausted. Owing to the shortage of Vitamin A, a …
  • Andhra Pradesh gets new governor, yet to finalise Raj Bhavan 17 Jul 2019 14:04 Image Source : FILE PIC Andhra Pradesh gets new governor, yet to finalise Raj Bhavan Five years after the bifurcation, Andhra Pradesh got first full-time governor with the appointment of Biswa Bhusan Harichandran on Tuesday, but the state government is …
  • Ex-CM camp office in Vijayawadalikely to be made Raj Bhavan 17 Jul 2019 08:40 The camp office of former Chief Minister, which is located in front of the Swaraj Maidan Rythu Bazaar, is likely to be developed into a Raj Bhavan. With the Centre appointing senior BJP leader of Odisha Biswa Bhusan Harichandan as Governor of the State on …
  • Only 30,428 IT jobs created in Andhra Pradesh since 2014 17 Jul 2019 04:03 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State government told the Assembly on Tuesday that only 30,428 IT jobs, of them 2,000 high-end ones, were created in the State since 2014. In reply to questions raised by members as to how many jobs were provided by …
  • After 9 eventful years, Narasimhan stepping down as state Governor  17 Jul 2019 04:03 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: After serving as the Governor of Andhra Pradesh for more than nine years, ESL Narasimhan, the longest-serving Governor of the State, has been replaced by Biswabhusan Harichandan, a BJP leader from Odisha. Narasimhan, a …
  • 21-year-old migrant worker electrocuted in Krishna 17 Jul 2019 03:57 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A 21-year-old migrant worker was electrocuted at Paritala village in Kanchikacherla Mandal of Krishna district on Tuesday. According to Kanchikacherla sub-inspector Srihari, the deceased was identified as Ishan Sunil …
  • NASSCOM signs MoU with PB Siddhartha College 17 Jul 2019 03:57 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between PB Siddhartha College of Arts and Science and the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) here on Tuesday. Under this MoU, NASSCOM will be …
  • Fate of Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam metros uncertain 17 Jul 2019 03:56 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Despite provisional allocations in the recent budget, the fate of Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam metro rail projects still remains uncertain as the YSR Congress regime is yet to announce its policy concerning them. While both …
  • 50 day handicrafts exhibition in Vijayawada from today, 200 stalls set up 17 Jul 2019 03:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Swaraj Maidan in the city has always been busy entertaining the residents. A beehive of activity throughout the year, it is now all set to host a 50-day handloom and handicrafts exhibition from Wednesday evening. …
  • Members raise demands about new, pending roads, seek return of CRIF to road ministry 16 Jul 2019 06:27 New Delhi, July 15 (ANI) Members of Lok Sabha on Monday raised demands about pending and new road projects in their constituencies with many of them demanding that Central Road and Infrastructure Fund (CRIF) should be brought back to Road Transport and …
  • ‘Control your pet dog’: TDP MP tells Chandrababu Naidu after Twitter spat with MLC 16 Jul 2019 05:23 Kesineni Srinivas's unflattering reference was to a TDP legislative council member, Buddha Prasad Venkanna. Hyderabad: With one more Lok Sabha lawmaker hinting to quit Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Monday, former Andhra Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu …
  • 'Control Your Pet Dog', TDP MP Asks Naidu After Twitter War With MLC 16 Jul 2019 04:25 The war of words between two TDP leaders in Andhra Pradesh touched a new low with Vijayawada MP Kesineni Nani on Monday asking the party President N. Chandrababu Naidu to control his "pet dog". The MP asked the former Chief Minister to clarify …
  • National Green Tribunal pulls up MoEF on Purushothapatnam project 16 Jul 2019 03:01 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday pulled up the Ministry of Environment and Forest for its silence when Purushothapatnam Lift Irrigation Project in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh was being constructed …
  • Finance Minister Rajendranath Reddy gives Kia credit to YSR, cites CEO letter to CM Jagan 16 Jul 2019 03:01 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Stating that the previous State government had spent Rs 38 crore on the foreign tours of former Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, his ministers and consultants, Finance and Legislative Affairs Minister Buggana …
  • Andhra Pradesh government reconstitutes panel on Naxalite issue 16 Jul 2019 03:01 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The state government on Monday issued an order for reconstituting the high-power Cabinet sub-committee under the chairmanship of Finance Minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy to take decisions on the issues connected with …
  • Going paperless: 3.87L passengers use UTS mobile app under SCR 16 Jul 2019 02:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Passengers of the South Central Railway (SCR) have increasingly turned towards booking unreserved tickets through UTS (unreserved ticketing system) mobile application.As per the information given by SCR officials, around …
  • Vijayawada PHCs to have mental health programme daily soon 16 Jul 2019 02:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: All the primary health centres (PHCs) in Krishna district are soon going to have a mental health programme every day. Currently, the mental health programme is conducted once in a week according to the district schedule. …
  • RTC finalises tenders for setting up fuel stations 16 Jul 2019 02:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The AP State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has finalised tenders for establishing fuel-filling stations at 18 locations across the State. Officials have conducted the e-tender process and have finalized tenders for …
  • Two-day workshop on ADR for R&B engineers 16 Jul 2019 02:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Hyderabad regional centre of International Centre for Alternative Dispute Resolution (ICADR) will conduct a two-day workshop on ADR methods (Arbitration) for the engineers of Roads & Buildings Department at R…
  • International flights face snag as govt to invite fresh EOIs 16 Jul 2019 02:55 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In what could be a setback to international flight operations from Vijayawada, the State government is planning to call fresh expressions of interest (EOI) for services to Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Singapore, if sources are …
  • "Control Your Pet Dog Or..." TDP Lawmaker's Hint To Boss Chandrababu Naidu 15 Jul 2019 15:28 For Chandrababu Naidu, the desertions are a big worry after his party's abysmal outing in the polls Hyderabad: Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party (TDP) looked set for one more loss in parliament on Monday, …
  • Chandrababu will go to jail for corruption: BJP 15 Jul 2019 13:57 Vijayawada: Sunil Deodhar, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National Secretary and co-incharge of Andhra Pradesh, here on Sunday said former Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu would go to jail for corruption in two years. Alleging large-scale corruption …
  • RSS withdraws Ramlal from BJP after 12 years in key post 15 Jul 2019 12:21 Ramlal, 67, was appointed in this post in February 2007, replacing Sanjay Joshi. Express photo: Prem Nath Pandey The RSS has withdrawn its pracharak, Ramlal, who was general secretary (organisation) of the BJP for the last 12 years, the longest-serving …
  • Day after Ramlal’s exit, BL Santhosh appointed to key BJP post 15 Jul 2019 12:14 B L Santhosh. (Source: ANI) A day after Ramlal was withdrawn as BJP’s general secretary by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), the saffron party on Sunday appointed BL Santhosh to the post. Ramlal has been the general secretary (organisation) of the BJP …
  • TDP MP asks Naidu to control his ‘pet dog’ 15 Jul 2019 11:24 Amaravati, July 15 (IANS) The war of words between two leaders of the TDP in Andhra Pradesh touched a new low with Vijayawada MP Kesineni Nani on Monday asking the party President N. Chandrababu Naidu to control his “pet dog”. The MP asked the former Chief …
  • Shakambari festival begins amidst fervour 15 Jul 2019 07:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Decked up in varieties of vegetables and fruits, Sri Durga Malleswara Swamyvarla Devasthanam atop Indrakeeladri has welcomed devotees from various parts of the State on the first day of three-day spanning Shakambari …
  • Students of Delhi Public School, Vijayawada trek Gunadala hill 15 Jul 2019 07:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Around 108 DPS Vijayawada students of class five, were selected for a trek to Gunadala Hills. The event for the same was flagged off by DPS directors Shri P Pavan Chand, K Praveen and principal Ms. G Mala on July 12 at 6 …
  • Eye, organ donation awareness camp held 15 Jul 2019 07:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Young Indians, Amaravati Chapter in collaboration with Rotary Community Service trust organised an organ donation awareness camp at Nandigama in Krishna district on Sunday. Agricultural Market Yard former chairperson …
  • Three attack warehouse clerk, decamp with Rs 4 lakh 15 Jul 2019 07:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Three unidentified miscreants barged into the warehouse of Pragathi Transport at Islampet in the city on Saturday night and took away Rs 4 lakh from the cash counter after attacking clerk Pradeep Pandey (42) with sticks. …
  • TDP MP, MLC indulge in verbal war on Twitter 15 Jul 2019 06:02 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A war of words broke out on Sunday between a TDP MP and MLC, exposing the internal rumblings in the party after its election rout. The leaders in question are party MP Kesineni Srinivas alias Nani, who has been taking to …
  • President Kovind prays at Tirumala 15 Jul 2019 06:02 By Express News Service TIRUMALA: President Ram Nath Kovind, who arrived at Tirumala on Saturday night, offered prayers at the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara Swamy on Sunday morning and left for Sriharikota to witness the launch of Chandrayaan 2. Kovind, …
  • Mothers of polytechnic students to get Amma Vodi scheme benefit? 15 Jul 2019 06:02 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Are polytechnic and ITI students also going to be included in the Amma Vodi scheme? According to official sources, the chances of extending it to polytechnic students are high as the government has included Intermediate …
  • Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana KVPY Aptitude Test 2019 Imphal included 15 Jul 2019 00:18 Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) Aptitude Test 2019 : Imphal included Last Date : 20th August 2019 Application for KVPY-2019 must be done online only. There are three steps to complete your application successfully. Step 1. Registration Step 2. …
  • TDP will become 'empty of MLAs' just like Cong: Shivraj Singh Chouhan 14 Jul 2019 17:32 Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Jul 14 (ANI): Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan claimed that just like Congress even the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) would soon become "empty of MLAs" as many leaders are willing to join …
  • Rahul Gandhi quit as Cong president as he was unable to run it effectively: Shivraj Singh Chouhan 14 Jul 2019 12:15 Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 14 (ANI): BJP leader and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan visited Vijayawada on Sunday to take part in party's membership drive. Speaking to media here, the BJP leader said that Rahul …
  • CBI to carry re-postmortem in investigation of Ayesha Meera murder case 14 Jul 2019 08:36 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In what could be a major turn in the re-investigation of the sensational murder case of B-Pharmacy student Ayesha Meera, who was found killed in her hostel room at Ibrahimpatnam on the intervening night of December 26 …
  • Anganwadi worker accuses Transport Minister Perni Venkataramaiah of sexual harassment 14 Jul 2019 08:36 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Accusing Machilipatnam MLA and Transport Minister Perni Venkataramaiah (Nani) of harassment, a 40-year-old Dalit woman who is an Anganwadi worker and Aasha supervisor, attempted suicide by consuming poison in …
  •  Rice under Public Distribution System to be supplied in packets  14 Jul 2019 08:36 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The civil department officials are gearing up to supply rice under the Public Distribution System (PDS) in sealed packets. They have started identifying the number of people who will require 5 kg or 10 kg rice packets …
  • Godavari diversion through Telangana detrimental to Andhra Pradesh: Experts 14 Jul 2019 08:36 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Expressing apprehensions over the proposed diversion of Godavari river water to Srisailam through Telangana, Andhra Intellectuals Forum members, retired engineers and irrigation experts say it will prove …
  • Civic body proposes ‘Rain Gardens’ on central medians of major roads in city 14 Jul 2019 08:36 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  If the plans of Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) materialise, the central median strips on major roads of the city will soon turn into rainwater harvesting (RWH) pits. Realising the importance of water conservation, …
  • Charges filed against Maoist sympathiser in Araku MLA murder case 13 Jul 2019 06:06 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: National Investigation Agency on Friday filed a supplementary charge sheet in the killing of Araku MLA Kidari Sarveswara Rao against Vanthala Dharmayya, a Maoist sympathiser. Sarveswara Rao and former MLA Siveri Soma …
  • AP Budget: Edu Dept gets Rs 32,618 crore boost 13 Jul 2019 06:06 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Jagan Mohan Reddy government gave top priority to the education sector by allocating Rs 32,618 crore in its maiden budget. For technical education, an outlay of Rs 580.29 crore has been made and Rs 6455.80 for Jagananna …
  • Jagan govt's Budget sans direction, says Naidu 13 Jul 2019 06:06 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Observing that the budget lacked in direction and foresight, TDP supremo and Leader of Opposition N Chandrababu Naidu, was of the view that the government was trying to hinder development by slashing funds. “The budget …
  • Debate on interest-free farm loans leads to pandemonium in AP House 13 Jul 2019 06:06 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Treating it as an ‘exceptional case’, the Legislative Assembly on Friday again took up for discussion the drought situation in the State, which ended on Thursday, with the Opposition insisting on debate on the issue of …
  • Economic Survey indicates agrarian crisis brewing in Andhra Pradesh 13 Jul 2019 06:06 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Socio-Economic Survey 2018-19 unveiled by the State government on Friday, indicated that a crisis is brewing in the agriculture-driven Andhra Pradesh. ALSO READ: Andhra CM Jagan keeps promise to farmers, gives Rs 28,866 …
  • Vijayawada man kills father for pension money 13 Jul 2019 06:01 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A 45-year-old man attacked and killed his own father after he refused to give him pension money at Chandarlapadu town in Krishna district. The incident took place on Monday and came to light on Wednesday when the father …
  • 60-year-old man murdered in Vijayawada; killer surrenders 13 Jul 2019 06:01 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: An elderly man was killed brutally at an under-construction site in Devi Nagar in the city on Thursday morning. The deceased Rama Swamy (60) was allegedly murdered by Uppala Venkateswara Rao of the same age. Ajit Singh …
  • Spandana: Vijayawada police save woman from moneylender 13 Jul 2019 06:01 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Responding to the complaint lodged by a woman during the Spandana programme held recently, the Vijayawada city police had initiated quick action and got the issue resolved. A woman hailing from Nuzvid took a loan of Rs …
  • Farmer killed in road mishap in Vijayawada 13 Jul 2019 06:01 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A farmer was killed while returning home when a speeding car hit his motorcycle near Pottipadu toll plaza of Ungutur mandal on Friday. According to Ungutur police, the deceased B Mallesh Naik was a farmer from …
  • NIA files supplementary charge sheet in Araku MLA and Ex-MLA Murder Case 12 Jul 2019 18:24 New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): National Investigative Agency on Friday filed a supplementary charge sheet in Araku MLA and ex-MLA murder case. The investigative agency filed a supplementary charge sheet in NIA Special Court, Vijayawada against Vanthala …
  • Andhra Pradesh Budget | Rajendranath Reddy presents YSRCP govt's maiden budget 12 Jul 2019 12:32 Andhra Pradesh Finance Minister B. Rajendranath Reddy presented the YSRCP government's maiden Budget in the Legislative Assembly on Friday. Here are the updates: 1.55 pm Rs.200 crore has been allocated for the development of Visakhapatnam-Chennai …
  • Andhra Pradesh CRDA seeks Rs 6,000 crore for Amaravati project 12 Jul 2019 10:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: All eyes are on the State Budget, set to be presented on Friday, to see how much funds would be allocated for the development of Amaravati. While the YSRC government has clarified that a decision with respect to …
  • Chandrababu Naidu slams Jagan after he praises Telangana CM for sharing Godavari water with AP 12 Jul 2019 10:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The proposed diversion of Godavari water to Krishna basin jointly by Andhra Pradesh and Telangana State governments kicked up a row in the Assembly on Thursday with Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy and Leader of the …
  • NABH to conduct sensitisation workshops for nursing management staff on certification 12 Jul 2019 03:43 In order to guide hospitals on nursing staff certification, National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH) will conduct series of sensitization workshops for Nursing management staff across the country as part of its newly …
  • Jagan rebuts CBN’s Charges on Kaleshwaram Project 11 Jul 2019 18:45 Category: Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad Posted by Mohd Aslam Hussain Published: Jul 11, 2019, 11:41 pm IST Updated: Jul 11, 2019, 11:41 pm IST Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy rebutted TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu’s allegations in …
  • Vistara spreads wings, plans to launch flights to 4 overseas destinations 11 Jul 2019 15:03 Vistara will launch flights to four overseas destinations in the next few months and expand commercial partnership with Singapore Airlines (SIA) to drive international traffic growth. The airline on Thursday announced its maiden international flights to …
  • CBI raids senior advocates Indira Jaising, Anand Grover's properties 11 Jul 2019 12:09 Image Source : PTI/ANI Indira Jaising and Anand Grover The CBI on Thursday searched the residence of senior Supreme Court lawyer Indira Jaising and her husband Anand Grover here and in Mumbai for alleged violation of FCRA norms, officials said. The …
  • Mumbai- BMC collects Rs 1.5 lakh fine on Day 2 of new parking policy - India News 11 Jul 2019 08:12 Following its new rule to penalise vehicles parked in no-parking zones, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) levied penalty on 80 vehicles owners and collected a total of Rs 1. 50 lakh on Monday. On Sunday, it fined 56 vehicle owners and collected …
  • SCR made Rs 51 lakh from movie shoots in 2018-19 11 Jul 2019 06:35 Express News Service HYDERABAD: Railways and Indian cinema have gone hand in hand since time immemorial. But it is interesting to note that South Central Railways earns quite the handsome amount by renting out its properties for movie shoots. In the …
  • Krishna district Joint Collector suspends official for erring on 'Spandana' complaint 11 Jul 2019 06:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Joint Collector K Madhavi Latha on Wednesday issued orders suspending civil supplies officer II Uday Bhaskar for not submitting proper documents on a complaint received during the ‘Spandana’ programme. ALSO READ: Police …
  • Prabhakar resigns from TDP and Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council 11 Jul 2019 06:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In yet another jolt to the Opposition TDP, MLC Annam Satish Prabhakar from Guntur district resigned from the party and Legislative Council on Wednesday. He unsuccessfully contested from Bapatla Assembly constituency in …
  • Naidu urges members to raise people’s issues in Assembly 11 Jul 2019 06:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Ahead of the Budget Session of the AP Legislative Assembly from Thursday, TDP supremo and Leader of the Opposition N Chandrababu Naidu convened TDP Legislature Party meeting at the party office in Guntur on Tuesday and …
  • Assembly session begins today as budget to be presented tomorrow 11 Jul 2019 06:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Budget Session of the AP Legislative Assembly will commence on Thursday. The session will have 14 working days. The government will introduce two budgets - General budget by Finance Minister Buggana Rajendranath …
  • FM Buggana Reddy blames Naidu govt for financial crisis 11 Jul 2019 06:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Painting a grim picture of the State finances on the eve of the budget session, Finance Minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy rued that the government was saddled with an outstanding debt burden of Rs 3.62 lakh crore and …
  • Rejected by partner, Vijayawada girl consumes poison 11 Jul 2019 06:33 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Dejected after her partner refused to marry her, a 24-year-old girl attempted suicide in front of Penamaluru police station on Tuesday. According to the police, Divya Teja, a resident of Kanuru, came to the police …
  • Campaign for Team India in Vijayawada a runaway success 11 Jul 2019 06:33 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The showering of wishes and blessings from denizens of Vijayawada went beyond all boundaries as India took on New Zealand on Tuesday at Manchester in the first semi-final of World Cup 2019. As rains played spoilsport, …
  • Civic officials turn a Nelson’s eye as citizens ignore rainwater harvesting 11 Jul 2019 06:33 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Despite experiencing water scarcity in several parts of the city during the summer season every year, residents of Vijayawada have failed to implement water conservation and continue to dodge Vijayawada Municipal …
  • Three-day RSS meet in Vijayawada from today 10 Jul 2019 21:15
  • Andhra Pradesh: Head Constable caught for taking bribe 10 Jul 2019 12:04 Krishna (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 10 (ANI): The Anti-corruption Bureau (ACB) on Wednesday raided Konduru Police Station and detained a Head Constable for allegedly taking bribe here. T Kanaka Raju, Vijayawada ACB Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), …
  • CBI raids former ED officer who once ‘hounded’ Andhra CM Jaganmohan Reddy 10 Jul 2019 09:03 HYDERABAD: CBI on Tuesday registered a disproportionate assets case against a former Enforcement Directorate official who has probed high-profile cases, like the money laundering case against Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy and Sujana …
  • Centre will fund 102 cities ₹10 crore each to clean up air 10 Jul 2019 09:03 Extending initial financial support to cities under its National Clean Air Programme (NCAP), the Centre has started funding 102 cities, with 28 million-plus cities getting Rs 10 crore each for capacity building activities. Among the 28 cities are Delhi, …
  • CM Jagan urged to suspend former DGP RP Thakur for ‘fake’ cases 10 Jul 2019 06:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Intensifying their fight against former Director General of Police RP Thakur, members of ‘RP Thakur Badithula Sangam’ (Thakur’s victims’ association) staged a protest in front of Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s …
  • 2,525 school, college buses qualify for fitness certificates 10 Jul 2019 06:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: As many as 2,525 educational institution buses out of the total 2,861 in Krishna district obtained valid fitness certificates (FC) from the transport department in the current academic year, said Deputy Transport …
  • AP government plans to cut down liquor sale hours to 8 starting October 1 10 Jul 2019 06:29 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With the State government set to bring in a new policy to initially regulate and later impose prohibition on the sale of liquor in Andhra Pradesh, the Excise department is deliberating on various proposals to implement the …
  • No change in a decade: Drizzle sends chills down Vijayawada hillock residents’ spine 10 Jul 2019 06:27 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With moderate showers lashing the city for the past few days, tension has been mounting among the residents of hillocks across the city. Two weeks ago, a small boulder had rolled down on a house near Sunnapubhatilu …
  • CBI searches 110 locations in 19 states in corruption, arms smuggling cases; 30 fresh FIRs filed 10 Jul 2019 05:51 Image Source : PTI/FILE Image Country’s premier investigating agency, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), on Tuesday, carried out searches at 110 locations in 19 states in connection with fresh cases related to alleged corruption, arms smuggling …
  • CBI raids properties of former ED official in Hyderabad and Vijayawada, recovers Rs 3.75 cr assets 10 Jul 2019 03:03 CBI raids properties of former ED official in Hyderabad and Vijayawada, recovers Rs 3.75 cr assets/ File Pic The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday conducted searches on properties of Central GST Anti-Evasion Wing's Superintendent …
  • Class 10 Vijayawada girl commits suicide in hostel 09 Jul 2019 05:43 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  A 14-year-old girl committed suicide in her hostel bathroom in Pamarru of Krishna district on Monday. The deceased K Ramya, a resident of Nawabpet village of Penuganchiprolu mandal, was a Class 10 student. According to …
  • SBI cashier who swindled customers' money, gold held in Vijayawada 08 Jul 2019 06:48 ANDHRA PRADESH: A State Bank of India (SBI) cashier was arrested on Saturday from Vijayawada for allegedly swindling the account holders' money and gold amounting to ₹80 lakh, police said. According to the police, ₹20.75 lakh in cash, 2,200 gram gold …