• 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 …
  • Police efforts pay off as Vijayawada sees accident-free New Year 02 Jan 2018 03:17 VIJAYAWADA: The city witnessed incident-free New Year on Sunday night with no accidents being reported, thanks to the police.The New Year was welcomed by people with gala celebrations at restaurants, bars and function halls across the city. People …
  • Vijayawada police bust hi-tech cricket betting racket, arrest eight bookies 28 Dec 2017 07:47 Commissioner D Gautam Sawang taking a look at the hi-tech communicator boxes used for cricket betting in Vijayawada on Wednesday | Express VIJAYAWADA: Vijayawada police arrested five main bookies and three sub-bookies for operating hi-tech cricket betting …
  • These seniors are rocking on YouTube 17 Dec 2017 07:16 A 58-year-old man with 32 failed businesses behind him is hardly the shining example of leadership. But through his abortive attempts at selling paints, insurance, video cassettes, and even books, T S Madaan discovered he had a gift for the gab. '' …
  • YouTube sees new users on board from tier II cities and beyond 14 Dec 2017 14:32 BENGALURU: Video streaming platform YouTube today said it has seen a surge in regional language content being created on its platform with new users coming on board from tier II cities and beyond. YouTube, which has over 225 million users in the country, …
  • Stakeholders gear up for cockfights in a big way 11 Dec 2017 03:21 Many villagers are preparing the ground to organise cockfights amid the harvest festival, ‘Sankranthi’, celebrations on a grand scale. The NRIs of the coastal districts — those settled in the U.S., Australia, Canada, the U.K., Singapore, Dubai and other …
  • The internet is for everyone 23 Nov 2017 19:43 Is the internet biased? Is the internet patriarchal? Why isn’t there equal participation of men and women online? Why are women treated as second-class citizens when it comes to phone ownership or access to connectivity? What is keeping girls and women …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Case against pastor for threatening to kill journalist 01 Nov 2017 06:26 VIJAYAWADA: The Gudivada Two Town police received a complaint from one Aravind Sai that pastor Pradeep Kumar of Jesus Miracle Ministry in Vijayawada framed him in false cases and his henchmen threatened to kill him and his family for exposing Pradeep’s …
  • Akkineni’s village on transformation mode 15 Oct 2017 06:09 Legendary actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao’s strong determination to give a facelift to his birthplace is continuing to bring in a change to the remote village Venkata Raghava Puram (new Ramapuram) even after his death. On Saturday, the village’s ANR Centre …
  • 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- …
  • 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 …
  • IMD issues cyclonic storm warning in parts of Tamil Nadu, Andhra, Kerala and Lakshadweep 27 Apr 2019 16:56 India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a major cyclonic storm warning which is likely to affect parts of Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and the Lakshawadeep Islands from April 28 to May 1. The deep depression over East Equatorial Indian Ocean …
  • 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 …
  • Depression over Indian Ocean intensifies, likely to become cyclone 27 Apr 2019 08:34 A depression over the Indian Ocean and southeast Bay of Bengal has intensified and moved further northwestwards, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said Saturday. It is very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during next 12 hours and further …
  • IMD upgrades storm watch to ‘very severe cyclone’ 27 Apr 2019 05:43 India Met Department (IMD) has upgraded further the outlook for the building cyclone off Tamil Nadu and South Andhra Pradesh coast from a severe cyclone to a very severe cyclone. The storm would bring along peak winds of speed ranging from 135-145 km/ …
  • Weather today: Puducherry braces itself to combat cyclone; yellow alert in Himachal Pradesh 27 Apr 2019 05:38 A low-pressure area over the Indian Ocean and adjoining Bay of Bengal is likely to bring rains to Tamil Nadu (File/AP Photo) Weather forecast today, April 26, 2019: Puducherry is busy bracing itself up after the India Meteorological Department issued …
  • Light to moderate rain likely in TS next five days 26 Apr 2019 21:16 Category: Hyderabad, Telangana Posted by Mohd Aslam Hussain Published: Apr 27, 2019, 12:41 am IST Updated: Apr 27, 2019, 12:41 am IST Heavy rain lashes parts of Hyderabad city on Wednesday, resulting in water logging, sewerage overflow and traffic jam ( …
  • India: Sub: Depression over east Equatorial Indian Ocean & adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal 26 Apr 2019 18:09 India Meteorological Department BULLETIN NO. : 03 (BOB/02/2019) TIME OF ISSUE: 1930 HOURS IST DATED: 26.04.2019 Yesterday’s well low marked low pressure area over east Equatorial Indian Ocean (EIO) & adjoining southeast Bay of Bengal (BoB) …
  • Sea Erosion Damage In Thiruvananthapuram, Days Before Cyclone Fani Expected 26 Apr 2019 17:23 Cyclone Fani is likely to reach near North Tamil Nadu and south Andhra Pradesh by April 30 evening Thiruvananthapuram: In Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram has been facing severe coastal erosion since Wednesday, including destruction of several houses and forcing …
  • Weather today, Cyclone Fani LIVE Updates: Puducherry braces itself to combat cyclone; yellow alert in Himachal Pradesh 26 Apr 2019 15:53 A low-pressure area over the Indian Ocean and adjoining Bay of Bengal is likely to bring rains to Tamil Nadu (File/AP Photo) Weather forecast today, April 26, 2019 LIVE Updates: Puducherry is busy bracing itself up after the India Meteorological …
  • Cyclone predicted in Tamil Nadu, Andhra coast 26 Apr 2019 14:07 The India Meteorological Department (IMD) yesterday issued a cyclonic storm warning to the states of Tamil Nadu and coastal Andhra Pradesh. The organisation warned of a well-marked low pressure system over equatorial Indian Ocean and adjoining south-east …
  • Cyclone threat in Indian Ocean, may impact TN, Andhra 26 Apr 2019 13:09 Visakhapatnam, April 26 (IANS) 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 Friday. The system lay centred at about 1, …
  • MET sees severe cyclone off TN-Andhra coasts by Monday 26 Apr 2019 11:14 India Meteorological Department (IMD) has declared that the well-marked low-pressure area over East Equatorial Indian Ocean and adjoining South-East Bay of Bengal has intensified into a pre-monsoon depression. It was located at about 1,140 kilometres (km) …
  • 5 Journalists arrested for duping tribal youths by promising jobs in Andhra Pradesh 25 Apr 2019 05:01 Machilipatnam: The Krishna Police Wednesday said it has arrested five journalists, working with a regional news channel, for allegedly cheating a group of tribal youths by promising them jobs in the Office of Capital Region Development Authority. Mylavaram …
  • Giving wings to birds by quenching their thirst 22 Apr 2019 02:20 A small gesture of arranging temporary water sources by youths addresses the water woes of the birds in their surroundings. Under the scorching sun, squirrels and birds like house sparrow, parakeets and crows are in a desperate search for a water source to …
  • TDP files plaint with Chief Electoral Officer against poll officials 19 Apr 2019 06:53 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The TDP on Thursday lodged a complaint with Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Gopal Krishna Dwivedi seeking action against the officials responsible for the delay in handing over the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) to the …
  • Jagan urges Governor to take action, accuses Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu of 'misusing' office 17 Apr 2019 06:44 By PTI VIJAYAWADA:  YSR Congress president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday urged Governor ESL Narasimhan to prevent the TDP and its chief N Chandrababu Naidu from abusing the official machinery for their political gains and brought to his notice the sad …
  • EC to crack whip on erring election officials in Krishna, Vizag and Nellore    17 Apr 2019 06:22 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Election Commission is all set to crack the whip on erring officials in Krishna, Visakhapatnam and Nellore districts. While the officials of Krishna district came under severe criticism for shifting of unused …
  • Masula: A slice of history and a wave of nostalgia 16 Apr 2019 19:42 For M Raju of Pateru village in Machilipatnam port area, the 2,000-year-old port of call is both a vignette of a glorious past and a subject of an earnest yearning. “We grew up hearing tales on how ships set sail from here to the ancient Roman Empire and …
  • Jagan apprises Guv of violent incidents in AP 16 Apr 2019 18:41 Category: Andhra Pradesh Posted by Mohd Aslam Hussain Published: Apr 17, 2019, 12:00 am IST Updated: Apr 17, 2019, 12:00 am IST Hyderabad: YSR Congress Party chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy today called on Governor E S L Narasimhan at Raj Bhavan and presented a …
  • YS Jagan Mohan Reddy charges AP CM of 'misusing' office 16 Apr 2019 10:48 He demanded that strong rooms where EVMs were stored at various places be guarded by para-military forces. Hyderabad: Accusing Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu of "misusing" his office, YSR Congress chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • 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- …
  • Man booked for molesting differently-abled teen daughter in Vijayawada 25 May 2019 15:13 Image for representational purpose only. VIJAYAWADA: Police filed a case against a man under Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses Act (POCSO) act for allegedly molesting her differently-abled daughter for the last two years in Nuzvid, Krishna …
  • 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 …
  • Not so sweet mango season as low yield upsets ryots, traders 07 Apr 2017 01:27 VIJAYAWADA: Though the king of fruits has made a quiet entry into the markets across the city, the wholesale mango market at Nunna, which is the one of the biggest mango markets in Asia,  wore a deserted look on Thursday. The mango trading for the season …
  • Andhra Pradesh power discom suffers huge loss due to thefts 26 Mar 2017 02:59 VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh Southern Power Distribution Company Limited (APSPDCL) is losing heavily due to power thefts in its jurisdiction across eight districts. According to the company's vigilance wing report, a large number of people were consuming …
  • Seven injured as Tata Ace goes out of control 19 Mar 2017 03:15 VIJAYAWADA: Seven passengers were injured when the TATA Ace in which they were travelling hit a tipper lorry coming from the opposite direction at Tukkaluru village in Nuzvid mandal of the district on Saturday. According to Nuzvid rural police station SI …
  • 11 drown in water bodies of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh 25 Feb 2017 03:45 Hyderabad: Eleven people drowned in the rivers and lakes of the Telugu states on Friday while taking holy baths before prayers on Maha Sivarathri. Four youths who went to bathe in the Godavari River in the Hajipur mandal of Mancherial district in TS were …
  • IIIT-Nuzvid student hangs self 06 Jan 2017 05:06
  • Jagan elected YSRC legislature party leader, stakes claim to form govt 25 May 2019 14:21 Vijayawada:  Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy, who led his party to a thumping victory in both Assembly and Lok Sabha polls in Andhra Pradesh, staked claim to form the government in the state after he was elected leader of the YSRC legislature party on Saturday. …
  • Jagan to meet PM Modi in Delhi on May 26 25 May 2019 14:11 Category: Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad Posted by Mohd Aslam Hussain Published: May 25, 2019, 7:17 pm IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 7:17 pm IST Hyderabad: YCP Chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy is set to take over as new Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh on May 30. Along …
  • Jagan Reddy meets Governor, stakes claim to form government in Andhra 25 May 2019 12:47 PTI| Updated: May 25, 2019, 05.56 PM IST BCCL YSR Congress President Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy HYDERABAD: YSR Congress President Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy Saturday met Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana ESL Narasimhan and staked claim to form government in …
  • Jagan Reddy meets Governor, stakes claim to form govt in Andhra 25 May 2019 12:24 Reddy, who reached Hyderabad by air from Vijayawada, met the Governor around 4.30 pm, official sources said. Hyderabad: YSR Congress President Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy Saturday met Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana ESL Narasimhan and staked claim to …
  • YS Jagan Mohan Reddy Stakes Claim To Form Government In Andhra Pradesh 25 May 2019 12:16 YS Jagan Mohan Reddy scored a massive win in the Andhra Pradesh assembly elections (File) Hyderabad: YSR Congress President YS Jagan Mohan Reddy Saturday met the Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Governor ESL Narasimhan and staked claim to form government in …
  • Jagan meets Andhra Governor, stakes claim to form government 25 May 2019 12:03 Hyderabad, May 25 (IANS) YSR Congress Party leader Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Saturday met Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan and formally staked claim to form the government. Hours after he was unanimously elected as the leader by newly-elected …
  • YSRCP chief Jaganmohan Reddy to meet Modi tomorrow 25 May 2019 11:53 After meeting Modi, he is expected to interact with Andhra Bhawan officials here, the source added. New Delhi: YSR Congress Party president and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister designate Y S Jaganmohan Reddy is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi …
  • YSRCP chief Jagan Mohan Reddy to meet Modi on Tomorrow 25 May 2019 11:53 Reddy is likely to discuss providing outside or issue-based support to the Modi government in the meeting. New Delhi: YSR Congress Party president and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister designate Y S Jaganmohan Reddy is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra …
  • YSRCP MLAs to elect Jaganmohan Reddy as their leader today 25 May 2019 11:36 Image Source : PTI/FILE Jaganmohan Reddy The newly-elected legislators of the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) in Andhra Pradesh will meet here on Saturday to formally elect party chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy as their leader. The YSRCP Legislature Party will …
  • Youth involved in Jagan’s attack released on bail 25 May 2019 10:20 Amaravati, May 25 (IANS) A youth involved in the knife attack on YSR Congress Party President Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy at Visakhapatnam Airport in October last year was released on bail on Saturday. J. Srinivasa Rao alias Srinivas was released from …
  • After YSR Congress sweeps Andhra Pradesh, Jagan to take charge as CM on May 30 25 May 2019 09:19 Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday, May 23, 2019. (PTI Photo) Jaganmohan Reddy was unanimously elected leader of the YSR Congress Legislature Party on Saturday, two days after it registered a thumping victory in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly and Lok Sabha …
  • Jagan Reddy Unanimously Elected YSR Congress Legislature Party Leader 25 May 2019 08:44 Jagan Reddy's YSR Congress has won 151 of 175 Assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh. Vijayawada: Y S Jaganmohan Reddy was today unanimously elected as the leader of the YSR Congress legislature party, sources said. The meeting of the newly-elected MLAs at …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy elected YSRCP Legislature Party leader 25 May 2019 07:24 Amaravati, May 25 (IANS) Newly-elected legislators of the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday unanimously elected party president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy as their leader, paving the way for his swearing-in as the new chief minister of …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy elected YSRCLP leader 25 May 2019 07:13 After his spectacular victory in elections, YSRCP president, Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy was unanimously elected leader of the YSRC Legislature Party leader. At a meeting of YSRCLP held at his office cum residence at Tadepalli in the capital region, a one line …
  • Among 10 super-rich candidates, 5 won richest one lost deposit 25 May 2019 06:06 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) Among 10 super-rich candidates, 5 won; richest one lost deposit 25 May 2019 Apparently, money didn't play a role in Lok Sabha polls this time, as several rich candidates had to bite the dust, revealed data of Election Commission. …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy To Meet KCR In Hyderabad Today 25 May 2019 04:09 YS Jagan Mohan Reddy will take oath as new Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh next week. (File) Hyderabad: YSR Congress Party president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, who is set to take oath as new Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh next week, is expected to meet …
  • 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 …
  • Pawan Kalyan confident, but cadres worried about survival of Jana Sena 24 May 2019 21:55 Vijayawada: Jana Sena cadres are worried over the future of the party but its chief K Pawan Kalyan has decided to run the party at any cost. The JS won only one seat, Razole. While JS chief Pawan himself lost the election from two seats, his brother K Naga …
  • Jagan Reddy to meet KCR on Saturday 24 May 2019 19:10 Hyderabad, May 24 (IANS) YSR Congress Party president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, who is set to take oath as new Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh next week, will call on Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao here on Saturday. Jagan Reddy, whose party …
  • Only 5 Super-Rich Candidates Win Lok Sabha Polls, Richest Loses Deposit 24 May 2019 13:08 Jyotiraditya Scindia, the fifth richest candidate with a net asset of Rs 374 crore, lost by a huge margin New Delhi: It was a mixed outing for super rich candidates as five of them emerged victorious and an equal number suffered defeat in the Lok Sabha …
  • Mandate Has Come Out With Tremendous Responsibility: Jagan Mohan Reddy 24 May 2019 12:21  YSR Congress Party Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, who will take oath as the chief minister of Andhra Pradesh on May 30, on Thursday said the massive mandate given by the people had increased his responsibility. "This mandate has come out with tremendous …
  • Vijayawada Election Result 2019: Kesineni Srinivas defeats Prasad Veera. Potluri 24 May 2019 08:05
  • YSR Congress's Jagan enters national politics with PK formula 24 May 2019 06:40 Mumbai: With his clean sweep in the Assembly and Lok Sabha election, YSR Congress and Jaganmohan Reddy have taken a special status in the Indian politics. He virtually decimated Telugu Desam Party’s, Chandrababu Naidu. YSR Congress led in 152 of the state…
  • "With This Kind Of Mandate In Delhi...": Jagan Reddy's Worry For Andhra 24 May 2019 03:39 Jagan Reddy is likely to take oath as Chief Minister on May 30 in Vijayawada. Hyderabad: Jagan Mohan Reddy, who led his party to an astounding victory in Andhra Pradesh, virtually decimating Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party, said his mandate …
  • 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 ( …
  • YSR Congress wins 151 Assembly, 22 Lok Sabha seats 24 May 2019 02:55 Amaravati, May 24 (IANS) YSR Congress Party (YSRCP), which swept to power in Andhra Pradesh with a landslide victory, has bagged 151 seats in 175-member Assembly. It also won 22 out of 25 Lok Sabha seats. As counting in couple of constituencies continued …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy likely to take oath as Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister on May 30  24 May 2019 02:24 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: “This mandate comes with tremendous responsibility,” YSRC chief Jagan Mohan Reddy said at a press conference at his residence in Tadipalli. “People saw the good governance of my father. I will repeat history... and rule …
  • Jagan tsunami drowns Telugu Desam in Rayalaseema, Nellore 24 May 2019 02:24 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Living up to its reputation of being a bastion of the YSR Congress (YSRC), the four districts of Rayalaseema and the South Coastal district of Nellore handed a huge majority to Jagan Mohan Reddy. Cutting across caste lines, …
  • Lokesh among 17 ministers who bit the dust in Jagan wave in AP 24 May 2019 02:24 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Chandrababu Naidu-led Telugu Desam Party suffered a humiliating defeat in the polls with 17 of its 21 outgoing ministers, up for re-election, losing to their YSRC opponents. Interestingly, scions of two ministers, who …
  • Jagan tsunami sweeps landslide victory in Andhra Pradesh 24 May 2019 02:24 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The electoral victory could not have been sweeter for YS Jagan Mohan Reddy. It has been a long time coming. The 46-year-old made his electoral debut in May 2009, exactly a decade ago, when he successfully contested from the …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy makes it after a 9-year wait 23 May 2019 23:59 Riding the crest of a strong anti-incumbency wave against the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) government and after a nine-year wait, YSR Congress Party leader Y.S Jagan Mohan Reddy inched closer to his dream of becoming Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, steering …
  • Padayatra pays off: Jagan decimates TDP, wrests power in Andhra Pradesh 23 May 2019 23:55 The YSRCP looks set to win more than 151 of the 175 Assembly seats and 22 of 25 Lok Sabha seats in the state. (PTI) On January 9, Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy completed the longest padayatra by any politician in the country, walking 3,648 km across 13 districts …
  • YSRCP routs TDP in Andhra, Jaganmohan to take oath as CM 23 May 2019 21:28 [India], May 24 (ANI): Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) headed towards a thumping victory in Andhra Pradesh state elections and won 93 seats with leading on 57 seats in the assembly polls. Incumbent Telugu Desam has won 16 seats and is leading …
  • Tollywood is celebrating 23 May 2019 20:51 Tollywood is rejoicing over the election results, especially as most in the industry joined the YSR Congress Party and also campaigned for it. The luckiest is comedian Ali, who jumped from Telugu Desam to YSRCP at the last minute when the TDP denied him a …
  • 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       …
  • YSR Congress storms to power in Andhra with landslide win 23 May 2019 17:52 Category: Andhra Pradesh Posted by Shameen Published: May 23, 2019, 11:12 pm IST Updated: May 23, 2019, 11:12 pm IST Amaravati: The YSR Congress Party, led by Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, on Thursday stormed to power in Andhra Pradesh with a landslide victory, …
  • AP: CM Chandrababu Naidu resigns, Jaganmohan Reddy swears in on May 30 23 May 2019 17:51 [India], May 23 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and TDP chief N Chandrababu submitted his resignation to the state Governor ESL Narasimhan on Thursday. On the other hand, YSR Congress chief, Jaganmohan Reddy will take oath as the state's chief …
  • Pawan rejected by people in both constituencies 23 May 2019 17:27 Category: Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad Posted by Mohd Aslam Hussain Published: May 23, 2019, 9:43 pm IST Updated: May 23, 2019, 9:43 pm IST Vijayawada: The people of Andhra Pradesh administered shock to Tollywood hero-turned-Janasena party president K Pawan …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • YSR Congress leads in 151 Assembly, 24 Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh 23 May 2019 09:33 Of the 18 Assembly segments and 3 Lok Sabha seats in East Godavari district, candidates of the Opposition YSR Congress Party are in the lead in a majority seats from the very beginning of the counting of votes on Thursday morning. By the afternoon, the …
  • South India live: Jagan is king in Andhra 23 May 2019 07:08 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates BJP's first time MLA turned MP candidate Dr.Umesh Jadhav defeats Congress floor leader Mallikarjuna Kharge in Congress's stronghold of Gulbarga. "Congress destroyed in Karnataka," cheers the BJP. …
  • 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 …
  • Ensuring financial health of Andhra a huge challenge to new government 23 May 2019 05:09 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   One of the biggest challenges ahead of the new Chief Minister, which will be decided after the poll verdict on Thursday, will be the condition of State’s finances.In this regard, Chief Secretary L V Subramanyam on …
  • Vijayawada-Mumbai daily flights set to start from May 26 23 May 2019 05:09 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The much-awaited daily flight service connecting Vijayawada with Mumbai is all set to start from May 26 with SpiceJet announcing its schedule on Wednesday. The airliner will also commence a daily non-stop service …
  • Finish Water Treatment Plant for Amaravati before rains: ADCL 23 May 2019 05:09 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Chairperson and Managing Director (CMD) of Amaravati Development Corporation Ltd (ADCL) D Lakshmi Parthasarathy has directed officials concerned to complete major portion of the works related to a Water Treatment Plant, …
  • TDP will come back: Party spokesperson Sadineni Yamini Sharma 23 May 2019 04:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A day before the counting of votes in General Elections, the ruling TDP on Wednesday exuded confidence that the party will come back to power in the State.  TDP leaders asserted that they can show atleast 1,000 reasons …
  • The wait ends in Andhra Pradesh: Election trends to be known by noon 23 May 2019 04:28 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Who is going to be the Chief Minister? Will TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu retain power or will YSRC’s Jagan Mohan Reddy end the reign of his political rival? The six-week-long nail-biting wait of people in the State to …
  • 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. …
  • 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 2019: Telugu parties all set for D-Day 22 May 2019 19:42 Hyderabad: Forty-two long days after the April 11 elections, all claims and counterclaims, speculation and expectation will be put to the final test when the EVMs start reeling out the numbers from 8 am on Thursday. While the TRS had sought a clean sweep …
  • Hyderabad: Driver body found 2 km away from site 22 May 2019 15:42 Hyderabad: In an incident, a body of a van driver found 2 km away from the spot of the accident which occurred on Outer Ring Ring in Shamshabad. On Sunday, K Yedukondalu (38), the deceased crashed his van into another vehicle coming in front of him and his …
  • SpiceJet launches 20 new domestic flights, including 8 between Mumbai and Delhi 22 May 2019 11:44 Mumbai: Budget carrier SpiceJet Wednesday announced the launch of 20 new domestic flights, with 18 of them connecting the financial capital with a host of metro and non-metro cities. The new services, which include flights to regional destinations such as …
  • Married woman, her cousin attempt suicide 22 May 2019 07:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A married woman and her cousin attempted suicide by jumping into Krishna River at Prakasam Barrage Gate No. 44 on Tuesday evening. Passers-by noticed the duo and informed the onduty police at the barrage. Police reached …
  • Rs 10 crore sanctioned to modernise three more police stations in Vijayawada 22 May 2019 07:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Vijayawada city police has recently received additional financial assistance of Rs 10 crore for the transformation of old police stations into model police stations with state-of-art buildings, visitors’ waiting halls …
  • ‘104’ service staff urge Jaganmohan Reddy for a better deal 22 May 2019 07:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh 104 Contract Employees Union met YSR Congress chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy and submitted a representation seeking his assistance for maintenance of 104 ambulances, regularisation of services and provision of …
  • Civic body mulls WTP at Ryves canal 22 May 2019 07:29 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In an attempt to treat household sewage flowing into the irrigation canals, Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC), in association with several Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs), will set up an On-site Wastewater …
  • India : Vice President calls for protecting Ongole cattle breed 21 May 2019 20:16 May 21, 2019 (Euclid Infotech Ltd via COMTEX) -- The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has lamented the neglect of the indigenous Ongole cattle breed and called for protecting and promoting the animal, which has become popular all over the …
  • TDP terms exit polls ‘false’, YSRC mocks Lagadapati survey 21 May 2019 04:49 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Exit poll results were out and leaders of the ruling TDP and Opposition YSRC have begun finding fault with those surveys which predicted against the interests of the respective parties.   While majority of the agencies …
  • Anantapur district drought: CPM seeks government action 21 May 2019 04:49 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Anantapur district is in grip of drought and the situation in Mukundapuram of Garladinne mandal amply reflects it, said CPM State secretary P Madhu on Monday. In a letter written to Chief Secretary LV Subramanyam, he …
  • 10,831 clear LAWCET, rank cards from tomorrow, counselling in July 21 May 2019 04:49 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh State Council for Higher Education (APSCHE) announced the results of AP LAWCET 2019 here on Monday. Of the 11,497 candidates appeared for the test, 10,831 cleared it, registering a pass percentage of …
  • 25,000 staff to participate in counting at 55 centres in Andhra 21 May 2019 04:28 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Electoral Officer Gopal Krishna Dwivedi has said that all the necessary arrangements are being made for the smooth conduct of counting of votes in the State on May 23. Counting will be held at 55 centres in 34 …
  • 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 …
  • Mild showers in north coastal Andhra bring much-needed relief 21 May 2019 04:28 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The north coastal region of the State received mild showers and experienced gusty winds on Monday. Lightning and thunderstorm activities were also observed in some isolated places of Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts …
  • 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 …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy avoids Sharad Pawar's call, keeps cards close to chest 20 May 2019 19:44 Vijayawada: YSR Congress Party chief Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy appears to be keeping all his options open and also holding cards close to his chest. It is reliably learnt that Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar, on behalf of the UPA, tried to …
  • Confident Chandrababu Naidu says he will retain power 20 May 2019 19:44 Vijayawada: Telugu Desam supremo and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu is very confident of retaining power in the state and reiterated that nobody can stop the TD’s victory. He said that in 2014, too, all the exit polls had predicted that the …
  • Ilapuram Raja takes charge as RTI commissioner of Andhra Pradesh 20 May 2019 18:04 [India], May 15 (ANI): Ilapuram Raja took charge as the Right to Information Commissioner of Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday in the presence of state chief secretary LV Subrahmanyam. Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan cleared Raja's name on May 7, and …
  • RTA to crack the whip on ‘unfit’ school buses 20 May 2019 08:50 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  With recent occurrence of several accidents involving school buses across Krishna district, the transport department has decided to crack the whip on educational institutions found flouting road safety norms while …
  • Government Urdu Junior College building work on at snail’s pace in Vijayawada; students worried 20 May 2019 08:50 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Even as the new academic year is set to commence from June 3 onwards, construction of the Government Urdu Junior College at Kabela Centre in Bhavanipuram in Vijayawada is going at a snail’s pace, much to the chargin of the …
  • Naidu’s exit, Naveen raj continuation predicted 20 May 2019 08:50 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/ BHUBANESWAR : YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s YSR Congress (YSRC) appears headed for a landslide victory in Andhra Pradesh, if one were to go by the exit polls, which were released after the conclusion of the seventh and …
  • Eamcet results are yet to be out, but pvt engg colleges put mgmt seats up for sale 20 May 2019 08:50 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Private engineering colleges in the State are not losing any time to block (sell) seats under the management quota even though the Eamcet results are yet to be announced. Blocking a seat in the parlance of engineering …
  • Exit polls indicate YSRC landslide victory, but a couple of them hold out hope for TDP 20 May 2019 08:50 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s YSR Congress appears headed for a landslide victory in Andhra Pradesh if one were to go by exit polls released after the conclusion of the seventh and final phase of the Lok Sabha elections on …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha Exit polls: YSRC landslide victory predicted as hope floats for TDP 20 May 2019 05:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s YSR Congress (YSRC) appears headed for a landslide victory in Andhra Pradesh, if one were to go by exit polls released after conclusion of the seventh and final phase of the Lok Sabha elections on …
  • Exam centre sought in Hyderabad 20 May 2019 04:39 Several candidates who appeared for the PG entrance examination of Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) and their parents had a tough time on Saturday as they came to the city from far-off places. Out of the total 10 …
  • 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 …
  • It's advantage YS Jagan Mohan Reddy: Pollsters 19 May 2019 22:52 Vijayawada: A majority of the Telugu states-based survey agencies in their exit polls have predicted that the Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy led YSR Congress will trounce the Telugu Desam and form the next government with a landslide victory. They also projected a …
  • Predictions paint a happy picture for Jagan Mohan Reddy's YSRC 19 May 2019 22:51 Vijayawada: Barring the prediction made by one agency, all the exit polls conducted by various survey agencies have put the YSRC in the top league, projecting that the Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy led YSRC Party will bag maximum seats against the N. Chandrababu …
  • Chandrababu Naidu holds talks with Sonia, Rahul Gandhi 19 May 2019 20:24 Vijayawada: Telugu Desam supremo and Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N. Chandrababu Naidu, who has been busy meeting leaders of several parties for the last two days in Delhi as part of building an alliance of Opposition parties against the NDA, on …
  • The murky world of cricket betting 19 May 2019 10:25 Pasupuleti Nagarjuna, a 23-year-old MBA graduate, dreamt of making a career as an SAP-certified professional. A native of Rajupalem village in Sattenapalli mandal, Nagarjuna completed his MBA from KL University near Vijayawada and since 2018, was …
  • Minor killed after Telangana MLA's speeding car rams into a bike, parents critically injured 19 May 2019 07:24 [Representational image]Creative Commons A three-year-old girl was killed after a Telangana MLA's car rammed into a motorbike in which she was travelling along with her parents. The parents are seriously injured and have been shifted to a government …
  • Despite isolated rains, Andhra bakes 19 May 2019 04:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Severe heat conditions prevailed across the State on Saturday despite active thunderstorm activity in several Coastal districts. IMD has warned that thunderstorms accompanied with gusty winds (of 30 to 40 kmph speed) and …
  • Repolling brings TDP-Chief Secretary rift to the fore once again 19 May 2019 04:04 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The rift between the TDP and Chief Secretary LV Subramanyam once again came to the fore following the intervention of the latter in election-related issues. Though the CS defended his action in this regard, the TDP …
  • 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 …
  • Civic body sanitation workers get ‘cool’ jackets 19 May 2019 04:04 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC), with the support of Disaster Management Project of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), on Saturday distributed cooling jackets to the sanitation staff to give them …
  • Suicide pact: Girl dies, boy survives 19 May 2019 04:04 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A 21-year-old girl succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment at Vijayawada Government General Hospital on Saturday. She had attempted suicide along with her boyfriend by consuming pesticide on Thursday after …
  • Repay Rs 800 crore staffers’ funds, demands RTC Employees Union 19 May 2019 04:04 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Employees Union (EU) of the State Road Transport Corporation (RTC) has demanded repayment of Rs 800 crore from the management that was procured from various employees welfare trusts such as Credit Co-operative …
  • AP minister’s wife argues with toll booth staffer over fee 19 May 2019 03:47 Category: Andhra Pradesh, News Posted by Neha Published: May 19, 2019, 7:55 am IST Updated: May 19, 2019, 8:21 am IST Guntur (Andhra Pradesh): Andhra Pradesh Cabinet Minister Pullarao Prathipati’s wife Venkata Kumari on Saturday got into an argument with …
  • Indonesia for sister city agreement with Vijayawada 19 May 2019 03:08 Wooing tourists to Jakarta located on the north-west coast of Java and the volcanic forested mountains at Bali from the Telugu States of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, and promoting cultural bonding and education by signing ‘sister city’ agreement with …
  • Chandrababu Naidu says he will continue the fight for paper ballot 19 May 2019 00:51 Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam national president. N. Chandrababu Naidu has stated the fact that he has been fighting against the use of electronic voting machines (EVMs) and has been a strong proponent for the use of VVPATs …
  • Once bitten Lagadapati Rajagopal hints at TD, TRS win 18 May 2019 22:27 Vijayawada: Andhra octopus and former MP Lagadapati Rajagopal hinted that TRS will win a majority of MP seats in Telangana state while Telugu Desam will retain power in AP State. Addressing a press meet at Velgapudi of Amaravati on Saturday, he said that …
  • It's Gandhi versus Godse, says Congress 18 May 2019 22:27 Vijayawada: Congress has termed election-2019 as a fight between successors of Gandhi and Godse and claimed that Gandhi’s successors will win the elections. AP Congress Committee vice-president N. Thulasi Reddy said that Gandhiji’s non-violence brought …
  • N Chandrababu Naidu's efforts for alliance gather pace 18 May 2019 20:02 VIJAYAWADA: The Chief Ministers of both Telugu states are working hard to unite opposition leaders in the event of a hung parliament. Telugu Desam national president and AP Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu is busy in the national capital drawing up a …
  • Law always catches up: police 18 May 2019 16:05 A second-year engineering student, Manish (name changed) was an avid cricket fan. He had a sound understanding of the game, and would accurately predict bowling strategies and match outcomes. His knowledge of the game soon drew the attention of an online …
  • Rs 1.32 crore unaccounted cash seized near Vijayawada railway station 18 May 2019 05:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In a surprise raid near the city railway station on Thursday night, sleuths of the Commissioner’s Task Force (CTF) seized Rs 1.32 crore unaccounted cash from three persons found roaming suspiciously.  After seizing the …
  • Devineni hits out at KVP for ‘baseless’ allegations  18 May 2019 05:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Water Resources Minister Devineni Umamaheswara Rao has come down heavily on Congress MP KVP Ramachandra Rao and retired engineers from the Jana Chaitanya Vedika for making “baseless” allegations against Polavaram …
  • TDP-YSRC war of words continues  18 May 2019 05:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Minister for Water Resources Devineni Umamaheswara Rao on Friday alleged that the Election Commission, at the behest of the BJP-led Centre, had ordered for a repoll in Chandragiri constituency to benefit the YSRC.  He …
  • CEO: repolling ordered after examining video footage 18 May 2019 05:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Defending the decision to hold re-polling in five polling stations in Chandragiri constituency, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Gopal Krishna Dwivedi has said  after going through video recordings they came across …
  • Chandrababu Naidu slams election panel’s repoll move, says ready to work with TRS 18 May 2019 05:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister and TDP supremo N Chandrababu Naidu met Election Commission officials in New Delhi on Friday and expressed his resentment over poll body’s decision to hold repolling in five booths in Chandragiri Assembly …
  • Photo exhibition of Buddhist sites, monuments organised in Vijayawada 16 May 2019 18:14 [India], May 16 (ANI): Ahead of Buddha's 2563rd birth anniversary, a photo exhibition of various Buddhist sites and monuments have been showcased at a photo exhibition here. The show has been put up at the Cultural Centre of Vijayawada and Amaravati ( …
  • Free helmets given to riders in the Vijayawada 16 May 2019 06:19 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Private firm Rapido Bike Taxi, with the support of City Police, kick-started a traffic awareness campaign by distributing helmets to two-wheeler riders at Benz circle here on Wednesday. Chief guest for the event, DCP …