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  • Nellore man records wife’s suicide, arrested September 23, 2021 6:52 am By Express News Service NELLORE: A man reportedly recorded his wife’s suicide and sent the video to her relatives. The deceased was identified as Kondamma, 29. The incident took place at JR Peta in Atmakur on Tuesday night. According to reports, …
  • Telangana CM seeks nod for southern part of expressway September 7, 2021 6:22 am Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has requested the Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari to accord permission for the southern part of the proposed 340 km expressway, regional ring road, at an early date as it will enable seamless …
  • Telangana CM seeks Centre's nod for Hyderabad expressway September 6, 2021 5:32 pm (MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday urged Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari to sanction the southern part of 340 km long expressway around Hyderabad. He also sought some …
  • Rain fury: bride, sister-in-law washed away, boy missing August 31, 2021 7:43 am As many as seven persons died in separate rain-related incidents in different parts of the State since Sunday night. Most of the victims were swept in flash floods due to heavy rains in Vikarabad, Yadadri-Bhuvanagiri and Hanumakonda districts. Tragedy …
  • Kulluru codes get ‘pacha poga’-like glitter during lockdown August 31, 2021 3:20 am Express News Service NELLORE:  A ‘yedamai’ and his ‘irusu’ shopping for ‘pacha poga’ may not make sense to many in Andhra Pradesh, unless one among the 5,500-strong population of the small Nellore village, Kulluru, decoded the terms. The words would have …
  • Downpour in Rayalaseema, more rains likely August 23, 2021 4:35 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Several parts of Rayalaseema region, especially Chittoor district, received moderate to heavy rains on Sunday. Tanakala in Anantapur district received 8.9 cm of rainfall, followed by Chandragiri 6.6 cm and Tirupati 6.1 …
  • COVID TIME: Teacher couple who owned school ends life due to mounting debt August 18, 2021 3:29 am Kurnool: Corona spread in the past two years and its effect on the businesses were deadly and a teacher couple in this region was among its latest victims. The couple found it hard to run the school they founded as it stopped getting fees from students and …
  • Making YouTube videos changed her life overnight August 8, 2021 5:59 am Express News Service NELLORE:  Life took a sudden turn two years ago for 30-year-old visually challenged Boddu Naga Lakshmi, when she began making YouTube videos. From a stage where she was dependent on her social security pension, she ascended to a point …
  • Devil Fish spotted in Telangana's Jagtial August 7, 2021 4:59 am By Express News Service JAGTIAL : The residents of Atmakur village in Metpalli mandal were taken by surprise when a fisherman, Rajanarsu, found a rare variety of fish from a local tank in the area, on Friday. On learning about the big catch, his neigbours …
  • Rains throw life out of gear in Kurnool district July 22, 2021 7:23 pm KURNOOL: Life was thrown out of gear in Kurnool district as incessant rains lashed Nandyal, Adoni and Kurnool divisions on Thursday. Allagadda received eight centimetres of rain followed by Mahananfi, Atmakur with lesser levels. All canals were flowing to …
  • Rain wreaks havoc in Kurnool district July 18, 2021 7:00 pm KURNOOL: Heavy rains that have been pouring continuously in the district for the past two days have resulted in rainwater entering houses in several villages and low-lying areas in Allagadda, Nandyal and Adoni towns. Local rivers, irrigation tanks and …
  • Drones make police spend sleepless nights at Srisailam July 7, 2021 7:04 am Kurnool: Kurnool police are literally star gazing during night times at Srisailam since July 1 when people reportedly saw some drone over Sri Bramaramba Mallikarjuna Swamy and the nearby Nallamala forests. They are yet clueless as to who is flying the …
  • Drone over Srisailam town still a mystery July 7, 2021 5:47 am By Express News Service KURNOOL: The mystery shrouding the hovering of a drone over Srisailam and Nallamalla forest continues to haunt as there is no headway in the case even as police launched door-to-door searches in the temple town and nearby areas. Two …
  • 63 ward volunteers ousted for reluctance to take Covid vaccination in Andhra July 4, 2021 6:11 am By Express News Service KURNOOL: With several reminders and even warnings to secretariat staff to get themselves vaccinated going unheeded, the Atmakur civic authorities have cracked the whip on those who are reluctant to take Covid jab. Municipal …
  • Mutton shop named after Sonu Sood in Telangana; actor has the perfect reaction May 30, 2021 7:45 pm Yet again, Sonu Sood bids adieu to 2000 migrants Bollywood actor Sonu Sood on Sunday reacted to a news piece saying a mutton shop has been named after him. Sonu reacted to a news video in Telugu which says a mutton shop has been named after him in …
  • A woman ties rakhi to Sonu Sood, the actor requests her not to touch his feet May 27, 2021 7:15 am Bollywood actor Sonu Sood has emerged as a superhero during Covid-19 times. He has stepped out to help thousands who have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic. In the past few months, Sonu Sood and his team have been working day in and day out to help …
  • Sonu Sood requests fans to save milk for someone needy and not waste in his honour May 25, 2021 1:14 pm As Sonu Sood's fans continue to pour milk on the actor's photo to honour him for his work during the novel coronavirus pandemic, he has requested them to save it for someone needy. The actor took to Twitter to urge fans to give the milk to …
  • Sonu Sood is feeling helpless as he couldn't save a patient, says hard to face family May 24, 2021 8:37 am Sonu Sood, who has been helping families affected by Covid-19, is feeling helpless. The actor took to Twitter after he couldn't save the life of a Covid patient. He wrote that facing the family of the patient is hard as he had promised them that he …
  • Sonu Sood says he ‘feels helpless’ as he loses patients to Covid-19 May 24, 2021 7:32 am It is not wrong to say that Sonu Sood has become a messiah for people in need who are battling Covid-19. The actor has been constantly helping people during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. However, it is not as easy as it seems. On Sunday …
  • Sonu Sood plans O2 plants at Kurnool, Atmakur May 23, 2021 11:46 am  In a tweet, Sood said: “very happy to announce that the first set of my oxygen plants will be set up Kurnool Government Hospital and one at District hospital, Atmakur in Nellore district, in the month of June." — By arrangement KURNOOL:  Film actor- …
  • Sonu Sood to set up oxygen plants in two Andhra Pradesh hospitals, announces plans for more states May 23, 2021 7:46 am Sonu Sood has announced that the first set of oxygen plants funded by him will be established at two hospitals in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh. The hospitals where the plants will be set up are Kurnool Government Hospital and District Hospital. Sood added that …
  • Sonu Sood to set up oxygen plants at Kurnool and Nellore hospitals in June May 23, 2021 4:21 am Sonu Sood took to Twitter on May 22 to announce that he and his team are working towards setting up an oxygen plants in Andhra Pradesh’s Kurnool and Nellore. The actor emphasised that they will set up more oxygen plants in states that need them, …
  • Bollywood: Sonu Sood to set up oxygen plants in... May 22, 2021 6:50 pm Actor Sonu Sood took to social media on Saturday to announce that he would be setting up a couple of oxygen plants in Andhra Pradesh in June. "Very happy to announce that the first set of my oxygen plants will be set up at Kurnool Government Hospital …
  • Bollywood Actor Sonu Sood Announces Oxygen Plants In Andhra Pradesh May 22, 2021 4:25 pm Bollywood Actor Sonu Sood on May 22 took to social media to announce that he would be setting up a couple of oxygen plants in Andhra Pradesh in June. “Very happy to announce that the first set of my oxygen plants will be set up at Kurnool Government …
  • Sonu Sood to set up his first set of oxygen plants in Andhra Pradesh May 22, 2021 12:17 pm By ANI NEW DELHI: Bollywood star and philanthropist Sonu Sood, who has been trying to help as many people as possible amid the raging second COVID-19 wave, had ordered oxygen plants, and these plants would now be installed at hospitals in different states. …
  • Sonu Sood announces oxygen plants in Andhra Pradesh May 22, 2021 11:18 am Actor Sonu Sood took to social media on Saturday to announce that he would be setting up a couple of oxygen plants in Andhra Pradesh in June. “Very happy to announce that the first set of my oxygen plants will be set up at Kurnool Government Hospital and …
  • People sans masks thrown behind bars, villagers complain it is excessive use of law May 21, 2021 1:31 am Kurnool: Police are trying to instill fear among villagers by filing cases and taking them into custody for not wearing masks in Atmakur division. It is a disproportionate punishment, allege villagers. The police threatened to slap more cases on Nehru …
  • 5 arrested for killing farmer May 19, 2021 11:46 pm Hyderabad: Valigonda police arrested five persons in the case relating to the murder of a 40-year-old farmer on the evening of May 17. The victim, Elimineti Venkat Reddy, a farmer from Chittiponibavi village in Valigonda mandal of Yadadri Bhivanagiri …
  • 3 killed, 4 injured in gas leak at factory in Vinjamur May 12, 2021 1:01 am Nellore: Three persons died and 4 others took seriously ill following leakage of gas at Venkata Narayana Active Ingredients Private Limited, formerly Nutra Specialities Private Limited, at Chandrapadia village in Vinjamur mandal in the district in the …
  • Parla roosters command a hefty premium May 9, 2021 4:21 am If you have saved up enough money to buy a bike or a brand new smartphone, you have enough money to buy a Parla rooster. Rajanagaram village, adjacent to Wanaparthy town, is home to a 72-year-old farmer selling cocks and hens for up to ₹ 60,000 each, …
  • Nellore district gets 2,200 Remdesivir vials from two pharma companies April 24, 2021 5:23 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Nellore district got 2,200 Remdesivir vials, thanks to the initiative taken up by Industries and Commerce Minister Mekapati Goutham Reddy who spoke to the representatives of Dr Reddy’s Laboratories and Hetero Pharma to …
  • Andhra Pradesh minister Goutham Reddy tests positive for Covid-19 April 24, 2021 1:42 am TIRUPATI: AP industries and IT minister Mekapati Goutham Reddy announced on Friday through Twitter that he has tested positive for novel Coronavirus. “I have mild symptoms & upon testing, my report came as COVID positive. I am taking the required …
  • ‘Tika Utsav’ fails to take off in Anantapur, Kurnool districts as vaccine stocks dry up April 11, 2021 9:02 pm The ‘Tika Utsav’ announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi failed to take off in Anantapur and Kurnool districts due to drying up of the vaccine stocks by April 10 night and delay in the arrival of additional doses from the Centre. Another factor has been …
  • Stray cases of violence as Andhra Pradesh records 60.78% turnout in Parishad polls April 10, 2021 1:02 am Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh recorded the average poll percentage of 60.78 in the MPTC/ZPTC elections held on Thursday. West Godavari district registered the highest poll percentage at 68.27 while Prakasam the lowest at 51.68. Poll percentages recorded …
  • Four dead, three injured as milk van hits mini truck on Nellore-Mumbai highway March 23, 2021 9:42 am By Express News Service NELLORE: Four persons were killed and three others suffered severe injuries in a road mishap on the Nellore-Mumbai National Highway at Duvvuru village in Sangam mandal of the district on the early morning hours of Tuesday. According …
  • 68 new urban local bodies in Telangana told to apply for Open Defecation Free Plus certification March 22, 2021 2:26 pm By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Commissioner and Director of Municipal Administration (CDMA) has directed as many as 68 newly constituted Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) to directly apply for Open Defecation Free Plus (ODF+) certification.  As per the new …
  • This Was Then: Doppelgängers and namesakes March 17, 2021 6:34 pm Sign on Chilmark Road, Wiltshire, U.K. — Courtesy Mike Scott Downtown Tisbury, Wiltshire, U.K. — Courtesy Mike Scott Tisbury School, Invercargill, New Zealand. — Courtesy Mary Forsythe/Tisbury School The Black Dog, Chilmark, U.K. — Courtesy Mike Scott …
  • Near clean sweep by YSRCP in municipal polls March 15, 2021 6:08 pm Close to two years after coming to power, the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) handed yet another crushing defeat to the TDP and the BJP-Jana Sena Party alliance by winning all 11 municipal corporations and 69 out of 71 municipalities/nagar panchayats that …
  • Andhra Pradesh records 64.34 percent polling in civic elections March 12, 2021 1:07 am Vijayawada: Voting percentage in urban local body polls in the state has gone up to 64.34 from the previously assessed 62.28 per cent in Andhra Pradesh, it was announced on Thursday. The state election commission and municipal administrations announced …
  • Andhra Pradesh ULB polls: Family members turn political rivals for power, contest against each other March 8, 2021 4:46 pm Express News Service NELLORE/GUNTUR: Elections to the urban local bodies in the State are witnessing some interesting contests. While it is two sisters pitched against each other in Nellore, two close members of a family are fighting from the same ward …
  • YSRC wins two civic bodies in Kurnool district ahead of polls March 4, 2021 9:57 am ANANTAPUR : YSRC is continuing to have an upper hand in municipal polls with TD unable to field its candidates from several municipal wards in various parts of Andhra Pradesh. For example, YSRC has bagged Dhone and Atmakur municipalities in Kurnool …
  • AP Phase 2 gram panchayat polls to be held today February 13, 2021 1:47 pm VIJAYAWADA: The second phase of gram panchayat elections in Andhra Pradesh will be held on Saturday to elect 2,786 sarpanches and 20,817 ward members. There are 7,507 sarpanch candidates and 44,876 ward members in fray, as 539 sarpanches and 12,604 ward …
  • Inter girl found dead at Gurukula college hostel January 11, 2021 8:51 am KURNOOL: An Intermediate first-year girl student of the Gurukula social welfare college was found dead on the steps of the hostel dormitory in Veldurthi mandal headquarters town late on Saturday night. The deceased was N. Pushpalatha (16), a native of …
  • Nellore businessman scripts success story in aquaculture, helps ryots January 10, 2021 3:56 pm Express News Service NELLORE: Atmakur Veera Raghavachary, a successful businessman in Nellore believes success is a result of overcoming a personal restlessness or motivation. His efforts in aquaculture by way of new inventions for feed supplements and …
  • Cruelty to animals as cattle traders taking river route in Andhra Pradesh January 1, 2021 7:15 am KURNOOL: Cattle traders in Kurnool district make their livestock swim between Somasila in Kollapur region of Nagarkurnool district and Siddheswaram in Kothapalle area of Kurnool to save on time and transportation costs. There is criticism that this …
  • BJP MLA Raja Singh accuses Srisailam MLA of promoting Muslims in temple town December 27, 2020 1:56 am KURNOOL: Srisailam MLA Silpa Chakrapani Reddy offered to resign if allegations of harbouring Muslims in the temple town of Srisailam are proved by Goshamahal legislator Raja Singh. The BJP MLA from Hyderabad alleged that Srisailam temple was under the …
  • Pilgrim rush causes traffic jams in Srisailam December 14, 2020 11:00 am KURNOOL: The penultimate day of Kartika Somavaram in Srisailam witnessed heavy rush of pilgrims on Sunday. As a result, vehicles were stranded for hours on the roads leading to the temple, giving a nightmarish time to police personnel posted along the …
  • Nivar weakens; widespread rain likely in next two days over A.P. November 27, 2020 8:47 am The very severe cyclonic storm Nivar moved west and crossed Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts near Puducherry in the early hours of Thursday as a very severe cyclonic storm, with estimated wind speeds of 120-130 km/hr, gusting to 145 km/hr. It …
  • Cyclone Nivar snaps road links in Nellore, Chittoor and Kadapa; farmer washed away November 27, 2020 4:56 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/NELLORE/CHITTOOR/KADAPA: Heavy rains battered Nellore, Chittoor and Kadapa districts on Thursday under the impact of severe cyclone Nivar, which crossed the coast near Puducherry around 2.30 am. Though there …
  • Cyclone Nivar rips apart villages in Andhra Pradesh November 27, 2020 4:55 am Nellore: Cyclone Nivar has thrown life out of gear in Nellore and Chittoor districts, apart from other districts in the Rayalaseema region. Under the influence of the Cyclone, heavy downpour associated with gale winds uprooted as many as 800 electric poles …
  • A cautious revival of nature, religious tourism November 16, 2020 7:01 am Heavy rain in Kurnool and Anantapur districts during Southwest Monsoon might have brought woes to farmers, but winter has set in early with temperatures falling below 20°C at some places and plains witnessing foggy conditions from early November – a …
  • More rains predicted, likely to play spoilsport during Diwali celebrations in Andhra November 13, 2020 4:53 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/NELLORE: Rains are set to further dampen the festive spirit ahead of Diwali, as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted light to moderate rainfall across several parts of the state in the next two days …
  • In small town Telangana, an attempt to embed coding skills in students October 31, 2020 6:11 am Following an online assessment, these students are certified as Telangana Early Coders (TEC) by the University of Texas in Dallas (UTD).Every evening, 14-year-old Tasnia Tasneem waits for her father to finish his day and return home early. As he returns …
  • Rain leaves trail of destruction in Telangana October 14, 2020 7:36 pm Although the depression over Telangana has moved west-north-westwards and was lying over north interior Karnataka and adjoining areas of Maharashtra and Telangana providing some breather to the State, the heavy downpour during the 24-hour period till 8.30 …
  • Nellore- Farmers bite into Taiwan guava with relish October 12, 2020 2:42 pm Nellore: With the increased demand for the guava, several farmers are shifting to its cultivation in the upland mandals in the district. Out of 350 hectare guava groves in the district, around 200 hectare land is located in the upland mandals like Kaluvoya …
  • Police detect four cases of vandalism, theft in temples in Kurnool, West Godavari October 8, 2020 4:18 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/KURNOOL: The state police on Wednesday detected three cases of vandalism and thefts in places of worship in Kurnool district and one in West Godavari. In Kurnool, the police arrested 11 persons, including two minor …
  • Heavy rains likely in Seema, Godavari districts September 14, 2020 7:06 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Under the influence of active South West Monsoon, very heavy rainfall occurred at isolated places in West Godavari, Krishna, East Godavari and  Kurnool districts while heavy rainfall lashed different parts of West …
  • Rains trigger floods in Kurnool, Kadapa September 14, 2020 5:03 am By Express News Service KURNOOL/KADAPA: With heavy rains lashing different parts of Kadapa and Kurnool since Saturday evening, several rivulets and streams are overflowing. In Kurnool, rivers and streams are flowing at danger level over culverts, …
  • Rain blankets Peninsula as ‘low’ forms in Bay September 13, 2020 12:32 pm True to forecasts, a low-pressure area has sprung up over the West-Central Bay of Bengal off North Andhra Pradesh coast, and the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has straight away put it under watch for intensification signalling another spell of …
  • Andhra Padresh ryots keep their fingers crossed as rivers continue to be in spate August 24, 2020 5:07 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Farmers of Krishna and Guntur districts who cultivate different crops in their land holdings along the course of the river now have their fingers crossed with a surge in flood levels in the river. At present, the flood …
  • Srisailam power plant fire: Rescue efforts in vain as station turns inferno August 22, 2020 7:56 am Express News Service HYDERABAD: The rescue operations on Friday at the underground hydel power station in Srisailam did not yield fruitful results as the nine people who were trapped inside the building could not be brought out alive. However, the search …
  • Fire mishap: 9 trapped in Telangana power station August 21, 2020 9:23 am !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Walmart-owned Flipkart on Friday said it has entered into a strategic partnership with Nepal's Sastodeal, a move that will help lakhs of Flipkart sellers get access to the neighbouring country's e-commerce …
  • Massive fire erupts at Telangana power station in Srisailam; 9 trapped August 21, 2020 9:08 am Image Source : ANI Massive fire erupts at Telangana power station in Srisailam Efforts are on to rescue nine persons trapped in a fire mishap at TS Genco's hydel power station at Srisailam left bank canal in Nagarkurnool district of Telangana. The …
  • Ammonia gas leak: 14 hospitalised in AP August 21, 2020 3:37 am !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Douglas Emhoff, the husband of Indian-origin Senator and vice presidential nominee of the Democratic Party Kamala Harris, has said that his wife has been fighting for justice every day for the people and will make …
  • Heavy rains lash parts of Telangana overnight, some districts flooded August 15, 2020 7:37 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Many parts of Telangana experienced extremely heavy rainfall from midnight till Saturday morning throughout and it still continues as well.  Karimnagar, Siddipet, Rural and Urban Warangal districts have registered over 20 …
  • Sonu Sood takes up ‘responsibility’ of three orphan children from Telangana August 2, 2020 5:45 am By: PTI | Hyderabad | Published: August 2, 2020 11:12:35 am Sonu Sood has been helping people who have been hit hard by the COVID-19 induced lockdown. (Photo: Sonu Sood/ Instagram) Help is pouring in for three children in Yadadri-Bhuvanagiri district …
  • Unlock 3.0, Day 1: 110-year-old woman recovers from Covid; TN penalises hospital for fleecing patient August 1, 2020 6:01 pm At Barasat Kazipara mosque in North 24 pargana. Express Photo Shashi Ghosh Even as the third phase of unlocking began Saturday, Muslims across the country celebrated Eid by largely offering namaz at their homes. The festive spirit of Eid al-Adha was …
  • No longer orphans, they will be my responsibility: Sonu Sood reaches out to Telangana kids who lost parents August 1, 2020 3:57 pm By PTI HYDERABAD: Help is pouring in for three children in Yadadri-Bhuvanagiri district of Telangana who lost their parents, with actor Sonu Sood and also a state minister reaching out to them. Sonu Sood, who has been helping people hit hard by the COVID- …
  • Sonu Sood set to change lives of 3 orphans from Telangana forever August 1, 2020 10:32 am Actor Sonu Sood has been generously helping the people in need ever since the lockdown came into effect in India due to Covid-19 outbreak. Now, he has gone a step ahead by adopting three orphans from Telangana. Sonu Sood.Sonu Sood Facebook On Twitter, …
  • Actor Sonu Sood adopts 3 orphans from Yadadri dist July 31, 2020 11:25 pm Hyderabad: Actor-philanthropist Sonu Sood has decided to take up the responsibility of three orphans living in Yadadri- Bhuvanagiri district of the state. “They are no longer orphans. They will be my responsibility,” Sood tweeted on Friday while responding …
  • Four workers severely injured in boiler blast at chemical factory in Nellore July 29, 2020 3:53 pm By Express News Service NELLORE: Four employees were severely injured in a fire mishap in Venkata Narayana Active Ingredients Private Limited, a chemical factory located in Vinjamur mandal of Nellore district, in the wee hours of Wednesday. Sources said a …
  • Floods kill three, snap road links in Kurnool July 26, 2020 4:13 am By Express News Service KURNOOL: Heavy rains and floods claimed three lives and disrupted normalcy in several parts of Kurnool district since Friday night. Minor rivers and streams are in spate and have washed away roads in several parts of the district. …
  • Depressed over daughter’s murder, Telangana man commits ‘suicide’ July 11, 2020 3:49 pm Share00 Hyderabad, July 11 (IANS) A Telangana government employee allegedly committed suicide on Saturday, 10 days after his five-year-old daughter was murdered by one of the two paramours of his wife. Kalyan jumped on to the tracks before an approaching …
  • Man kills friend’s daughter, attempts suicide July 3, 2020 5:46 am A five-year-old girl was brutally murdered by her mother’s friend at Vihar Colony of Pocharam in Ghatkesar here on Thursday. After slitting the girl's throat, Karunakar, an unemployed youth, attempted to kill himself in the same manner, police said. …
  • Hyderabad: Woman's friend slits her five-year-old daughter’s throat July 3, 2020 4:05 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: A five-year-old girl was brutally murdered by her mother’s friend at Ghatkesar on Thursday. The accused Karunakar, an MBA graduate, slit S Aadhya's throat with a surgical knife and cut himself using the same blade, …
  • Guest workers, foreign returness worry AP as COVID-19 cases climb June 14, 2020 7:18 am Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh continues to witness a steady rise in number of Coronavirus cases daily as it recorded 186 fresh cases and two deaths from Krishna on Saturday, taking the total number of cases to 4,588 and the death toll to 82. The state health …
  • Nine more die in Telangana, 164 new Covid cases June 13, 2020 1:56 am Picture used for representational purpose only HYDERABAD: Telangana on Friday registered nine deaths from novel coronavirus as 164 more persons tested positive, raising the state’s overall caseload to 4,484 cases. A ruling party MLA from Warangal district …
  • COVID-19: Chittoor district in Andhra Pradesh logs spike in cases June 4, 2020 4:46 am By Express News Service CHITTOOR: Chittoor district witnessed a sudden spike in coronavirus cases on Wednesday. Of the 42 fresh cases recorded, 16 were from the temple town of Srikalahasti alone. Also, two COVID-19 deaths were reported, taking the district …
  • Temple scam: Kurnool police file two cases May 27, 2020 3:44 am By Express News Service KURNOOL: Following the scam at Sri Brahmaramba Mallikarjuna Swamy Devasthanam, police filed two cases against 20 outsourced bank employees and started an inquiry on Tuesday.  Speaking to TNIE, Atmakur Deputy Superintendent of Police …
  • Animals, birds hit by water scarcity in Kurnool May 25, 2020 3:25 am Express News Service KURNOOL: Animals and birds are the worst-sufferers this summer. With increase in day to day temperatures, animals are forced to enter human habitations in search of water. With drying up of water resources in forests, bears and tigers …
  • With 4 cases, green zone Yadadri slides into red zone just in a day May 11, 2020 11:49 pm Hyderabad: In the past 70-odd days, Yadadri-Bhuvanagiri district, where the famed Yadadri temple is coming up, did not have a single Covid-19 case. But on Sunday, the district also joined the ‘league’ of Covid-19 affected districts with four people — sent …
  • Seven migrants among 33 new coronavirus cases in Telangana May 11, 2020 6:13 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Covid-19 graph continued to climb disconcertingly for the second day on the trot, with 33 fresh positive cases being reported from Telangana. Of the 33 positive patients, seven are migrant workers and the others are …
  • Thirty plus COVID 19 cases one more day May 10, 2020 7:53 pm Telangana reported 30 plus coronavirus positive cases for the second consecutive day on Sunday, taking the total positive cases in the State so far to 1,196. The State saw number of coronavirus positive patients in single digits for some days till Saturday …
  • Doctors worried over Telangana government move on secondary contacts May 4, 2020 3:38 am Express News Service HYDERABAD: Though the State government has decided against testing of secondary contacts of Covid-19 patients, the doctors at Gandhi Hospital have been dealing with about 20 secondary contacts of Covid-19 cases with more and more of …
  • Fight on to shield rural Andhra Pradesh from coronavirus April 26, 2020 5:38 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  While a majority of Covid-19 patients are from urban areas, positive cases are also emerging from more rural clusters in the state. Seven new rural clusters were added on Saturday, taking their total number to 74 in …
  • VMC removes disinfection tunnels after health advisory April 20, 2020 4:15 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/VISAKHAPATNAM/NELLORE: With the Centre releasing an advisory on chemicals to be used in disinfecting machines, the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) has removed two disinfection tunnels arranged at Indira …
  • Ryots a happy lot as traders come to fields to purchase produce April 16, 2020 5:17 am Express News Service NELLORE:  With traders coming to the fields to buy vegetables amidst lockdown, farmers are a happy lot as they get cash immediately. Normally, they have to transport their produce to nearby markets for selling it to local traders. The …
  • COVID-19 claims another life in Andhra Pradesh, 66 more infected; total tally at 258 April 6, 2020 2:25 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The number of COVID-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh rose to 258 on Sunday, with 66 more people testing positive within 24 hours. As many as 49 of the new confirmed cases are from Kurnool district. The number of deaths in the …
  • Don’t play havoc with people’s lives: Naidu to CM March 17, 2020 3:57 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Demanding Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to give up his ‘adamant’ attitude on conduct of local body elections and focus on taking effective measures for controlling the spread of coronavirus in the State, TDP …
  • Jagan institutionalising crime and corruption: Ex-Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu March 14, 2020 6:31 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Likening Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to coronavirus, TDP supremo N Chandrababu Naidu has alleged that the YSRC chief is more dangerous than the deadly virus. "Jagan is institutionalising crime and corruption …
  • It’s YSRC attempt to kill TDP leaders, fumes TDP chief March 12, 2020 5:41 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Expressing concern over the attack on TDP leaders in Macherla constituency of Guntur district, TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday said it was nothing but an attempt by YSRC leaders to murder TDP leaders. He …
  • Huge scam comes to light in Bandi Atmakur mandal February 4, 2020 6:31 am By Express News Service KURNOOL: A scam of at least Rs 400 crore came to light in Bandi Atmakur mandal on Monday after some farmers filed a complaint with the police. The ryots said that they have not been receiving their social security pensions following …
  • Situation in Atmakur peaceful: SP September 16, 2019 7:20 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur Rural SP R Jayalakshmi on Sunday said permission for Chalo Atmakur agitation on September 18 was not given to the Telugu Desam Party (TDP).  Stating that the situation in the village was peaceful as all rival groups …
  • Atmakur clashes were ‘family feud’, say locals September 14, 2019 6:19 am
  • TDP supremo Naidu to visit Atmakur next week September 12, 2019 3:33 pm
  • Two political groups of Atmakur want to live in peace now September 12, 2019 2:25 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Atmakur, a small village with a population of 2,700 in Durgi mandal, has hit the headlines, following ‘Chalo Atmakur’ planned by the TDP on Wednesday to protest against the alleged attacks on the party cadre by YSRC …
  • Chalo Atmakur stir: Palnadu victims return home September 11, 2019 1:03 pm
  • Govt can't stop our leaders from joining Chalo Atmakur rally through arrests, says TDP chief Naidu September 11, 2019 12:11 pm
  • Chalo Atmakur rally: TDP MP K Srinivas detained September 11, 2019 5:32 am Amaravati: TDP MP K Srinivas was detained by Andhra Pradesh police on Wednesday from Prakasam Barrage area near Vijayawada. Police detained the TDP MP when he was on his way to party Chief N Chandrababu Naidu’s residence, to participate in “Chalo Atmakur” …
  • Tension prevails in Guntur over ‘Chalo Atmakur’ rally September 11, 2019 2:59 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Setting the tone for a showdown with its political rival TDP, the ruling YSRC on Tuesday announced ‘Chalo Atmakur’ rally with the alleged victims of the previous TDP government’s harassment on Wednesday, the day the …
  • Heavy rains throw life out of gear in Telangana September 21, 2021 5:48 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: After a gap of almost 10 days, heavy rains returned to pound several parts of the State on Monday. While the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad experienced moderate rainfall, heavy rains lashed other parts of the …
  • All set for Amit Shah's public meeting at Nirmal today September 17, 2021 7:34 am HYDERABAD: The state unit of BJP has made grand arrangements for a public meeting at Nirmal on Friday, which will have the presence of union home minister Amit Shah. The public meeting of the saffron party, which has been demanding that Telangana State …
  • Sabari Express, Island Express rescheduled till September 30 due to maintenance work September 15, 2021 11:04 am By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Two trains - Sabari Express and Island Express- will be delayed till September 30 due to track maintenance. Train No. 07229 Thiruvananthapuram Central – Secunderabad Junction Daily (Sabari) Express Special will …
  • Telangana CM seeks nod for southern part of expressway September 7, 2021 6:22 am Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has requested the Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari to accord permission for the southern part of the proposed 340 km expressway, regional ring road, at an early date as it will enable seamless …
  • KCR calls on Nitin Gadkari to discuss highway projects September 6, 2021 10:08 pm New Delhi: Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao, who is on a visit to Delhi since September 1, met Union minister for road transport and highways Nitin Gadkari on Monday and sought clearances and funds for various road and highway projects in Telangana …
  • Telangana CM seeks Centre's nod for Hyderabad expressway September 6, 2021 5:32 pm (MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday urged Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari to sanction the southern part of 340 km long expressway around Hyderabad. He also sought some …
  • BJP leader Gudur Narayana Reddy demands IT-experts committee to fix Dharani glitches September 4, 2021 6:43 pm
  • Working from home, Nellore techie couple reaps farm profits August 30, 2021 2:36 am Express News Service NELLORE: Making use of work from home option during Covid-19, a techie couple has taken up farming at Regadapalle in Daggavolu panchayat of Dakkili mandal and started reaping good profits, besides becoming role models for young ryots. …
  • Chennai Division of Southern Railway adds a new shed near Tada in AP August 28, 2021 4:05 pm Doravarichattram near Tada in Andhra Pradesh (AP) has become a new shed in the Chennai Division of Southern Railway. On Saturday, the first rake with 1,092 tonnes of paddy in 21 BCN wagons started for Samalkot in East Godhavari district of AP from …
  • BJP will take up SC cases to the NCSC, says Bandi Sanjay August 20, 2021 5:36 am Telangana BJP president Bandi Sanjay Kumar on Thursday instructed the party cadre to complain to the National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) whenever any incident of atrocities against the SCs come to their notice. Addressing a meeting of the SC …
  • TD and YSRC at loggerheads over illegal mining of gravel in forest areas August 9, 2021 9:47 pm Nellore: Tension prevailed at Kantepalli village in Sarvepalli segment when locals stopped tippers transporting gravel from the neighbouring forest areas during the early hours of Monday. They resorted to the protest when high tension power cables snapped …
  • Upset over delays, Chennai suburban rail passengers disrupt trains August 7, 2021 12:39 am By Express News Service CHENNAI: Train services were disrupted on the Chennai-Gudur section for three hours and 35 minutes on Friday, after hundreds of rail passengers picketed the Ponneri railway station, demanding that trains be operated on time. They …
  • Changes in train timings August 6, 2021 1:01 am By Express News Service CHENNAI: To facilitate engineering maintenance, Southern Railway made changes in the operation of trains in Chennai Central - Gudur section between Nayadupeta and Pedapriya stations between 8 am and 12.30 pm on August 10. Train no. …
  • Telangana High Court slams police for power abuse August 3, 2021 5:05 am HYDERABAD: The Telangana High Court on Monday came down heavily on the police personnel over the instances of their power abuse in the state, while dealing with a public interest litigation filed by the Peoples Union for Civil Liberties, seeking a judicial …
  • Motorist dies on the spot after being hit by a car in Vijayawada August 3, 2021 4:41 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A motorist died on the spot after he was hit by a speeding car near Tarakaturu village under Gudur mandal on Monday. The deceased has been identified as Abdul Vullaf (35), a resident of English Palem in Machilipatnam …
  • KCR bypoll sops put TRS MLAs in soup July 31, 2021 7:51 pm HYDERABAD: TRS MLAs are facing a piquant situation due to the 'election strategies' of the party leadership to win bypolls. TRS president and Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao is laying special focus on constituencies going for bypolls by …
  • Flood alert in Godavari, Telangana-Chhattisgarh borders cut off July 23, 2021 11:29 pm HYDERABAD: The Godavari has been swelling at Kaleshwaram in Bhupalpally district following heavy rains and people have been alerted of possible floods by the Central Water Commission (CWC). According to an advisory issued by the commission, water levels …
  • Sub-Inspector, two constables dismissed from Telangana's Adda Gudur police station for death of SC woman July 21, 2021 7:20 am By Express News Service Sub-Inspector of Police and two constables from Adda Gudur Police station in Yadadri Bhongir district have been dismissed from service in connection with the death of an SC woman Mariamma in police custody recently. The axe fell on …
  • Krishna dist gearing up to tackle Covid-19 third wave July 13, 2021 5:16 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In view of a high number of infections during the Covid-19 second wave, the Krishna district administration is gearing up to tackle the possible third wave. The focus would be laid, especially on enhancing oxygen supply, …
  • BTech girl murdered by stalker in Gudur, accused claims innocence July 3, 2021 8:59 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Police unravelled the mystery over the death of 21-year-old P Tejaswini at Gudur on Thursday. Initially, it was reported that she died by suicide. Later, her parents lodged a complaint with the police alleging that she …
  • Jilted lover slashes girl’s throat in Andhra Pradesh July 2, 2021 6:07 pm The police in Andhra Pradesh’s Nellore district are waiting to arrest a hospitalised jilted lover accused of murdering the girl he loved. Venkateshwarlu (30), who works as a software engineer in Bengaluru, slashed the throat of Tejaswini (21), a final year …
  • Adopt villages facing submergence: Gudur June 30, 2021 12:11 am Hyderabad: BJP leader Gudur Narayana Reddy on Tuesday demanded chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao to adopt colonies where rehabilitation is provided to farmers and residents of villages facing submergence from irrigation reservoirs. He said that the CM …
  • Expect monsoon in state in another 2 days, rains will be normal, says IMD June 4, 2021 4:40 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The southwest monsoon, which hit the Kerala coast two days behind schedule on Thursday, is likely to reach Andhra Pradesh in another two days. IMD said the monsoon this year will be normal, and slightly above normal in …
  • Former Chief Secretary of combined Andhra Pradesh S.V. Prasad succumbs to COVID-19 June 1, 2021 7:57 am Former Chief Secretary of the combined Andhra Pradesh S.V. Prasad and his wife passed away here on Tuesday at a private hospital after battling COVID-19. He was admitted to a private hospital along with his wife and children two days ago for treatment. The …
  • Transporting eats up big chunk of Vijayawada division of SCR May 27, 2021 5:29 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Vijayawada Division of SCR has earned Rs 214.47 crore revenue in April, of which it earned Rs 178.99 crore through goods transporting alone, as per DRM P Srinivas. Addressing media persons on Wednesday, he said the …
  • COVID positivity rate 12 per cent in Andhra Pradesh's Krishna district May 24, 2021 5:28 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: More than 20,000 persons tested positive for the virus in the district during May, while Test Positivity Rate (TPR) is 12 per cent in the second wave, Collector A Md Imtiaz said.  The TPR was 5.3 per cent during Covid-19 …
  • Allow food delivery: BJP leader Gudur May 24, 2021 1:22 am Hyderabad: State BJP leader Gudur Narayana Reddy urged the state government to allow food delivery boys to deliver food to people. He said that stopping food delivery would leave thousands starving. “Persons living alone, the elderly, IT employees and many …
  • Active cases cross 39,000-mark in South Coastal Andhra May 19, 2021 7:39 am At least 14 more patients succumbed to the viral infection in a span of 24 hours in South Coastal Andhra. However, there was some respite as fresh cases came down to 2,036 in the region on Tuesday. The toll rose to 1,443 in the region with nine patients in …
  • How effective is plasma therapy? Not a magic cure, say docs May 15, 2021 11:26 pm Hyderabad: How effective is convalescent plasma therapy in Covid-19 management? While researchers say there is no significant difference, city doctors treating Covid-19 patients expressed mixed opinions. Some doctors said it is useful only in the first …
  • Farmers in AP thank CM Jagan after getting Rythu Bharosa money May 13, 2021 7:39 pm Kurnool: Farmers in the district expressed delight after Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy released cash assistance into their accounts under the YSR Rythu Bharosa-PM Kisan Scheme on Thursday. An amount of Rs. 275.23 crore was released and it will …
  • A look inside Middlebury’s activist culture May 13, 2021 10:17 am Van Barth Students marched in September after it was announced that the police officers who shot and killed Breonna Taylor would not be charged with her death. Activists at Middlebury have spent the last year creating mutual aid networks, educating peers …
  • Oxygen Express and ‘Oxygen Bus’: A story of vehicles breathing life into Covid patients May 13, 2021 12:21 am By Express News Service CHENNAI/TIRUPPUR: Oxygen on wheels is the new reality. As the State would receive its first Oxygen Express carrying Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) at Tiruvallur station from Rourkela on May 16, CII-Young Indians have teamed up with …
  • Gudur youngsters emerge as unseen warriors of Covid   May 9, 2021 5:55 am Express News Service NELLORE: A group of youngsters from Gudur town of Nellore district has set an example by conducting the last rites of Covid-19 victims. Members of Eidgah Youth Association (EYA)  decided to work against the social stigma in April last …
  • Hand of good: NGOs, organisations, volunteers across India rise to challenge in all-out battle against COVID-19 May 8, 2021 3:40 am By Express News Service Despite challenges in these desperate times, many NGOs, organisations and volunteers are actively engaged in helping those in need by providing food, shelter, running errands, animal care...you name it. These selfless bunch of …
  • Donors hesitant as patients scramble for plasma May 6, 2021 2:16 am Families are hesitant to send donors to hospitals. Even if they don’t fall sick, they may become a carrier and transmit to others in the familyHYDERABAD: With the active Covid-19 case load in the state increasing at a rapid pace, a large number of patients …
  • YSRCP maintains lead in Tirupati LS bypoll; leaves BJP, Congress candidates far behind May 2, 2021 8:51 pm 'Mystery illness' hits in Andhra, Jagan Mohan Reddy visits hospital to interact with patients Andhra Pradesh's ruling YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) continued to lead the race in the Tirupati Lok Sabha bypoll, with its candidate Gurumoorthy …
  • Tirupati Bypolls: YSRC's M Gurumurthy leading with over 94,000 votes May 2, 2021 12:56 pm Nellore: YSR Congress nominee Maddila Gurumoorthy is leading with over 94,000 votes against his nearest Telugu Desam party rival and former union minister Panabaka Lakshmi in the by-election to Tirupati Lok Sabha seat held on April 17, 2021. Tirupati …
  • YSRCP maintains lead in Tirupati LS bypoll (Ld) May 2, 2021 8:52 am Andhra Pradesh’s ruling YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) continued to lead the race in the Tirupati Lok Sabha bypoll, with its candidate Gurumoorthy registering a lead of more than 80,000 votes over his nearest rival from the TDP. Following the latest round of …
  • YSRCP leading in Tirupati Lok Sabha bypoll May 2, 2021 6:56 am After the latest round of counting, the YSRCP had garnered 66,958 votes compared to the 34,561 votes that TDP candidate Panabaka Lakshmi has polled. The BJP candidate, former Karnataka chief secretary Ratnaprabha lagged far behind with 5,117 votes. In all, …
  • Tirupati byelection: all set for counting of votes today May 2, 2021 6:53 am With the Andhra Pradesh High Court dismissing the pleas for cancellation of the Tirupati Lok Sabha byelection on the charges of rigging by the ruling YSRCP, the stage is set for the counting of votes on Sunday. Polling was held on April 17 for the …
  • Counting today for Tirupati Lok Sabha by-election May 2, 2021 6:36 am NELLORE: With counting of votes set to begin in Tirupati Lok Sabha by-election on Sunday, ruling YSRC leaders are debating about winning margin of their nominee Gurumoorthy. In all, 28 candidates fought the by-poll, including former union minister Panabaka …
  • High octane Tirupati LS by-election poll counting to begin at 8 am May 2, 2021 2:36 am Counting of votes for the prestigious Tirupati Lok Sabha seat bypoll are all set to begin from 8 a.m. on Sunday. Arrangements for counting of votes, adhering to strict covid protocols, have been made at the SV University and DKW College premises in …
  • G. Narayana, an 'icon of hope' for plasma April 27, 2021 9:38 am Hyderabad: Cometh the hour, rises a leader.  The ever-increasing Covid-19 cases, particularly those requiring hospitalisation with severe symptoms, has driven up the demand and scale of requests for plasma donors. Gudur Narayana Reddy, himself a Corona …
  • Prices of Nellore lemon decrease due to Covid curbs in Delhi, Maha April 24, 2021 5:23 am By Express News Service NELLORE: Lockdown restrictions in Delhi and Maharashtra have affected the prices of Nellore lemon. The prices have fallen drastically to `30 per kg from `110 per kg in the last two days. Seems like the surge in Covid-19 positive …
  • Commuters upset as 160 suburban services axed April 23, 2021 1:24 am By Express News Service CHENNAI: The railways decision to cancel 160 suburban services from Thursday has put thousands of passengers in hardship. While the State government imposed travel restrictions between 10 pm and 4 am since Tuesday, the railways move …
  • Govt hospital upgraded into Covid-19 hospital in Machilipatnam: Perni April 22, 2021 4:37 am By Express News Service MACHILIPATNAM: With positive cases of Covid-19 increasing steadily in the city, the District Government Hospital has been fully upgraded as a Covid-19 hospital by enhancing the number of beds to 250 from the existing 150, Transport …
  • Several villages boycott Tirupati Lok Sabha bypoll April 17, 2021 8:47 pm  In Chittoor district too, villagers of Uranduru, Kandriga, Narayana Puram, Dommara Palem and Panekaladu under Srikalahasti constituency and other segments also decided not to participate in polling opposing the state government's move to merge their …
  • A lowly 64.29 % voter turnout at Tirupati April 17, 2021 8:47 pm TIRUPATI: Barring a few sporadic incidents and opposition parties raising allegations over the bogus voting, the by-election for the Tirupati (SC) parliamentary constituency remained peaceful on Saturday. Polling was spread over seven Assembly …
  • Pandemic hits revenue of South Central Railway Vijayawada division during 2020-21 April 10, 2021 9:05 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Covid-19 pandemic has hit the revenue of South Central Railway Vijayawada division during 2020-21. A total of Rs 2,494 crore revenue was earned by the division as against Rs 5,000 crore earned during 2019-20.  …
  • Vaccination should not come through exploitation April 8, 2021 4:28 pm Sarah Fagan In the recent weeks, we’ve witnessed students scramble to sign up for Covid-19 vaccinations amid widespread confusion as to whether BIPOC students — and members of their households — are eligible to receive a vaccine. In the wake of this rush …
  • Lemon price at Rs 100 per kg brings cheer to Nellore ryots April 6, 2021 1:55 pm Express News Service NELLORE:  Soaring temperature from March itself may be tough for majority of people, but it has proved to be a boon for lemon farmers of Nellore as they started getting a better price for their produce this season. The lemon farmers …
  • Protests over youth’s death rock State April 3, 2021 6:43 pm Protests continued on Friday at Tejavath Singh thanda in Gudur mandal of Mahabubabad district, the native village of Sunil Naik, when his body was shifted there after the post-mortem at Gandhi Hospital here. The villagers prevented police from shifting the …
  • Bypoll campaign shifts to rural areas after spike in Covid cases in Tirupati  March 26, 2021 6:25 pm By Express News Service TIRUPATI: As COVID cases have been increasing in both Chittoor and Nellore districts for the past one week, political parties are devising new campaign strategies for the April 17 Tirupati by-election.TDP candidate Panabaka Lakshmi, …
  • Yasaswi Kondepudi is Sa Re Ga Ma Pa’s next singing icon March 22, 2021 6:04 pm Yasaswi Kondepudi, the Kakinada lad pursuing his MBBS emerged as the winner of Zee Telugu’s Sa Re Ga Ma Pa – The Next Singing Icon. The live event held on March 21 saw Yasaswi beat Bharath Raj, Pragnya Nayini, Pavan Kalyan and Venkata Chaitanya to win the …
  • BJP appoints senior leaders as in-charges for constituencies under Tirupati LS seat March 21, 2021 10:11 pm Nellore: In view of its plans to contest the ensuing by-election to the Tirupati Lok Sabha seat, BJP state president Somu Veerraju has posted senior party leaders as in charges for its seven Assembly constituencies. He appointed Byreddy Rajasekhar Reddy …
  • Tirupati bypoll: YSRC eyes big victory, Panabaka Lakshmi says people want change March 18, 2021 9:44 pm By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Riding high on its landslide victory in the recent urban local body and gram panchayat polls, the YSRC is confident of winning the April 17 Tirupati Lok Sabha by-election. YSRC leaders say the party will win the seat with …
  • Near clean sweep by YSRCP in municipal polls March 15, 2021 6:08 pm Close to two years after coming to power, the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) handed yet another crushing defeat to the TDP and the BJP-Jana Sena Party alliance by winning all 11 municipal corporations and 69 out of 71 municipalities/nagar panchayats that …
  • Andhra ULB polls: BJP, Jana Sena fail to make a mark March 15, 2021 4:58 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The BJP-Jana Sena alliance, which has been aiming to grow in Andhra Pradesh, drew a blank in most of the municipalities and two of the three municipal corporations. Although Jana Sena emerged a better performer between …
  • Andhra Pradesh records 64.34 percent polling in civic elections March 12, 2021 1:07 am Vijayawada: Voting percentage in urban local body polls in the state has gone up to 64.34 from the previously assessed 62.28 per cent in Andhra Pradesh, it was announced on Thursday. The state election commission and municipal administrations announced …
  • Gudur Narayana Reddy vows to strive hard to strengthen BJP in TS February 27, 2021 12:04 pm Hyderabad: BJP state senior leader Gudur Narayana Reddy said that he will strive hard to strengthen BJP in Telangana state. He was speaking after celebrating his 59th birthday at Bhudan Pochampalli on Friday among the weaver community in the presence of …
  • Tight security in Vijayawada division February 10, 2021 2:37 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Krishna Superintendent of Police M Ravindranath Babu said all arrangements have been made for the first phase of gram panchayat elections to be held in Vijayawada revenue division on Tuesday. Discussing the preparedness …
  • Southern Rly gets ₹3,855 cr from the Budget February 5, 2021 5:53 pm The Southern Railway (SR) has been granted ₹3,855 crore as budgetary allocation for 2021-22. The outlay is ₹1,296 crore for doubling existing single lines, ₹178 crore towards gauge conversion and ₹ 224.57 crore for passenger amenities, said John Thomas, …
  • SCR gets ₹ 7,222 crore to focus on infrastructure, safety projects February 5, 2021 11:18 am Telangana railway projects got ₹ 2,420 crore while Andhra Pradesh got ₹ 5,812 crore for the next financial year to take up new infrastructure and safety works. Telangana’s allocation is 118% more than the average of last five years from 2014-20 at ₹1,110 …
  • Phase-I Gram Panchayat polls on February 5 in Andhra Pradesh's 11 districts January 24, 2021 12:30 pm VIJAYAWADA: The State Election Commission has issued notification for conduct of gram panchayat polls on February 5 from 6.30 am. to 3.30 pm in 11 districts during Phase-1. The districts left out are Vizianagaram and Prakasam. Polling during Phase-II will …
  • American Telugu Association rejuvenates its Emergency Services – ATA SEVA January 18, 2021 9:38 pm   Bhuvanesh Boojala took charge as the new President of the American Telugu Association, ATA, a premier umbrella Organization serving the Telugu people’s needs across North America. Mr.Boojala, who hails from the Washington DC area, has been an ardent …
  • Southern Railway flags off cargo parcel train between Royapuram and Patel Nagar January 18, 2021 1:44 pm The Chennai Division of Southern Railway (SR) on Sunday flagged off its first leased Parcel Express Cargo Extension (PECE) train between Royapuram in North Chennai and Patel Nagar in Delhi. The division has awarded a contract to operate the leased PECE …
  • Indian Railway enhances Speed to 130 Kmph Along the Golden Quadrilateral & Golden Diagonal sections January 10, 2021 8:16 am Indian Railway has started the New Year by achieving a landmark achievement by drastically enhancing the maximum speed to 130 kmph for 1,280 km length out of 1,612 Km in Golden Quadrilateral – Golden Diagonal (GQ-GD) route.This covers the entire GQ-GD …
  • Indian Railway enhances speed along Golden Quadrilateral January 10, 2021 2:48 am New Delhi [India], January 9 (ANI): Indian Railway in its landmark achievement has drastically enhanced the maximum speed to 130 kilometers per hour for 1,280 km length out of 1,612 km in Golden Quadrilateral-Golden Diagonal (GQ-GD) route. The route covers …
  • Good demand: Casuarina brings fortune for farmers January 3, 2021 6:17 am Express News Service NELLORE: Farmers of Nellore district are augmenting their income by raising casuarina trees. The demand for casuarina logs has increased in the open market. Casuarina is a genus of 17 tree species in the family of casuarinaceae. It …
  • Ancient Jain carvings found in large boulder in Telangana's Jagtial district December 24, 2020 2:09 am Express News Service JAGTIAL: Carvings of a Tirthankara (a Jain monk) and a set of footprints were discovered on a large boulder at Pata Gudur in Jagtial by a teacher.Sameena Parveen, a teacher,  was in the area in Velagatoor mandal as part of a research …
  • Special drive to rein in errant app-based lenders in Andhra Pradesh December 23, 2020 3:11 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  In the wake of increasing number of harassment cases for loan recovery, Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday directed officials to take stringent action against the errant mobile app-based private lending …
  • Happy to return to my mother party: Vijayashanti December 8, 2020 6:40 am Hyderabad: Actor-turned-politician Vijayashanti alias Ramulamma and TPCC treasurer Gudur Narayan Reddy continued the migration of Congress leaders to the BJP. They joined the BJP on Monday in the presence of party president J.P. Nadda. Vijayashanti is a …
  • Telangana: Gudur Narayan Reddy quits Congress, joins BJP December 8, 2020 6:18 am
  • Attipattu railway station gets a new electronic interlocking system December 1, 2020 2:40 am By Express News Service CHENNAI: A new electronic interlocking signaling system (EI) and Dual VDU (Visual Display Unit) have been commissioned at Attipattu railway station in Chennai - Gudur section recently.  This new EI system has been commissioned by …
  • Toll rises to 3, six of family rescued from River Pincha November 28, 2020 4:56 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The toll in rain-related incidents increased to three in the State. The severe cyclonic storm Nivar triggered incessant rains in several districts, damaging agriculture crops and basic infrastructure. NDRF teams found …
  • Nivar effect: Two long distance trains diverted November 27, 2020 9:24 am Secunderabad, Nov 27 (IANS): Two long distance trains, Thiruvananthapuram – Korba and Ahmedabad – Chennai, have been diverted due to the effects of the very severe cyclonic storm Nivar on Friday. “In view of the cyclonic weather conditions prevailing in …
  • Cyclone Nivar snaps road links in Nellore, Chittoor and Kadapa; farmer washed away November 27, 2020 4:56 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/NELLORE/CHITTOOR/KADAPA: Heavy rains battered Nellore, Chittoor and Kadapa districts on Thursday under the impact of severe cyclone Nivar, which crossed the coast near Puducherry around 2.30 am. Though there …
  • Cyclone Nivar rips apart villages in Andhra Pradesh November 27, 2020 4:55 am Nellore: Cyclone Nivar has thrown life out of gear in Nellore and Chittoor districts, apart from other districts in the Rayalaseema region. Under the influence of the Cyclone, heavy downpour associated with gale winds uprooted as many as 800 electric poles …
  • Farmers are waiting to defeat the TRS in Dubbak bypoll: Gudur Narayana Reddy October 29, 2020 2:20 am
  • Publish the list of frontline warriors who died of Covid-19 and help their families: Gudur Narayana Reddy September 19, 2020 4:04 pm
  • Gudur Narayana Reddy of Congress demands white paper on status of TRS' two-BHK housing promise August 26, 2020 2:31 am
  • Gudur Narayana Reddy offers to set up plasma bank August 18, 2020 4:04 pm Gudur Narayana Reddy, TPCC treasurer and the president of Telangana Plasma Donors Association.HYDERABAD: Telangana Congress treasurer Gudur Narayana Reddy, who is also the president of Telangana Plasma Donors Association, on Tuesday offered to set up a …
  • T playing with docs’ lives, says Gudur June 7, 2020 12:48 am Hyderabad: Telangana Congress treasurer Gudur Narayana Reddy on Saturday alleged that chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao is playing with the lives of Covid-19 frontline warriors such as doctors, nurses, medical staff, police personnel, among others. “ …
  • Tainted Gudur tahsildar still absconding  November 28, 2019 3:02 am By Express News Service KURNOOL: The tainted Gudur tahsildar, Shaik Haseena Bee, who has been on the run for the past 20 days, has not yet been traced either by ACB or revenue officials. District Collector G Veerapandian issued an order suspending Haseena …
  • Gudur tahsildar caught in ACB net, accomplice held November 9, 2019 2:42 am By Express News Service KURNOOL: The sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) arrested a private person sent by a woman tahsildar to collect a bribe of Rs 4 lakh from a farmer at Panyam bus stop on Thursday evening. After D Suresh (farmer) complained to the …
  • TRS neglected roads to open doors for privatisation: Gudur September 26, 2019 12:56 am
  • Gudur-Vijayawada Intercity Express launch postponed August 25, 2019 5:55 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The introduction of new intercity superfast train service between Gudur and Vijayawada from Sunday onwards was postponed. Train No. 12743/12744 Gudur-Vijayawada-Gudur Intercity Superfast Express was supposed to be …
  • Gudur-Vijayawada Express from August 25 August 24, 2019 5:08 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   The new Intercity Express service between Gudur and Vijayawada is going to start from August 25, which will be flagged off by Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu in the presence of Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal and …
  • Cong gave tough fight to TRS: Gudur June 4, 2019 10:52 pm
  • Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao must fulfil poll promises: Gudur Narayana Reddy June 3, 2019 2:33 pm
  • No Modi wave, Congress win certain: Gudur Narayana Reddy May 22, 2019 2:50 am
  • No Modi wave, Cong win certain: Gudur May 21, 2019 11:51 pm
  • Rahul Gandhi will unveil outline of Congress manifesto today: Gudur April 1, 2019 5:13 pm Category: Hyderabad Posted by Sameer Published: Apr 01, 2019, 10:45 am IST Updated: Apr 01, 2019, 10:45 am IST Hyderabad: Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) Treasurer Gudur Narayana Reddy informed that Congress president Rahul Gandhi would unveil …
  • Gudur alleges there was No Democratic Rule in State March 12, 2019 8:21 pm Category: Hyderabad, Telangana Posted by Md Aslam Hussain Published: Mar 13, 2019, 1:13 am IST Updated: Mar 13, 2019, 1:13 am IST Hyderabad: Congress party’s MLC candidate G. Narayana Reddy on Tuesday turned emotional and alleged that the ruling party …
  • Gudur slams KTR for defending MLAs’ defection March 7, 2019 5:30 pm Category: Hyderabad, Telangana Posted by Md Aslam Hussain Published: Mar 04, 2019, 11:25 pm IST Updated: Mar 04, 2019, 11:25 pm IST Hyderabad: Congress candidate in MLC polls and TPCC Treasurer Gudur Narayana Reddy has strongly condemned TRS Working …
  • Gudur Narayana Reddy on sticky wicket as TRS preys on Congress MLAs March 4, 2019 6:33 am Express News Service HYDERABAD: TPCC treasurer Gudur Narayana Reddy is in an unenviable situation with TRS trying to spirit away more number of Congress legislators, making his election to the Telangana Legislative Council under MLAs quota, dicey. For …
  • Modi, KCR must learn to follow rule book: Gudur January 9, 2019 7:24 pm Posted by Md Aslam Hussain on Jan 09, 2019, 11:00 PM IST Hyderabad Hyderabad: Congress senior leader and TPCC Treasurer Gudur Narayana Reddy said the Supreme Court order reinstating CBI Director Alok Verma is a direct indictment of Prime Minister Narender …
  • KCR intruding into other CMs houses as uninvited guest: Gudur December 28, 2018 9:58 pm Hyderabad: Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) Treasurer Gudur Narayana Reddy on Wednesday alleged that Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar was intruding into the houses of other Chief Ministers as ‘uninvited guest’ on the pretext of holding talks on …
  • Five injured as speeding car rams into shop in Gudur December 10, 2018 2:21 am By Express News Service NELLORE: At least five people were injured, including a 13-year-old boy, after a speeding car rammed into a shop, which was situated beside Hospital Road in Gudur of Nellore district. The incident took place on Sunday afternoon when …
  • Forgive Me, Telangana Techie Madhukar Reddy Gudur Texted Mother Before Seattle Suicide: Report April 5, 2017 8:03 am Hyderabad:  A techie from Telangana working in Seattle for seven years has been found dead in his house. Madhukar Reddy Gudur, 37, was married and has a young daughter.   His parents, who live in Bhongir, nearly 50 kms from the capital of Hyderabad, were …
  • Disha rape case: 5-kg stone, two sticks found near body of accused, says Tahsildar in his deposition September 22, 2021 4:32 am Express News Service HYDERABAD: The stone alleged to have been used by Jollu Shiva, one of the accused in the rape and murder of a veterinarian at Shadnagar in 2019, during an “encounter” weighed around 5 kg and was 40 cm in size. The stone was found near …
  • VRA contradicts himself on gunshot residue September 22, 2021 4:32 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Kavali Mallesh, Village Revenue Assistant (VRA) of Farooqnagar mandal who conducted the scene observation and recovery panchnama, deposed before the SC Commission. The counsel for the Commission questioned him on various …
  • Playing a visually impaired was tough: Esha Chawla September 4, 2021 3:24 pm After having made her debut with Prema Kavali in 2011 and worked in South films for a decade, Esha Chawla has signed a Punjabi movie. The actress is glad that she’s finally making her debut in her mother tongue. “Although Punjabi is my mother tongue we …
  • Stamp vendor arrested in fake challans scam August 26, 2021 9:14 pm VIJAYAWADA: The Krishna district police have arrested stamp vendor Ram Dhiraj in the fake challans scam in the Mandavalli sub-registrar office and recovered  Rs 1.02 crore. Krishna district SP Siddhartha Kaushal said Mandavalli joint sub-registrar …
  • On Chiranjeevi’s birthday, 12 of his best songs that made him ‘King of Dance’ August 22, 2021 4:18 am Born Konidela Shiva Shankara Vara Prasad, Chiranjeevi’s success story has spanned over decades. To most of his admirers, he is a megastar, their annayya (elder brother) and Chiru. Despite his stardom, he remains humble and continues to inspire the new …
  • IMD predicts fresh rain spell over Peninsular India from next week August 12, 2021 9:20 am Subdued rainfall conditions may prevail over the plains of northwest India (Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan), adjoining central India and most parts of Peninsular India (outside Tamil Nadu and Kerala), including Maharashtra and Gujarat, till August 15 (Sunday). …
  • Mercury soars to all-time high of 38.6°C in Vizag August 3, 2021 8:26 am Visakhapatnam witnessed an all-time record maximum temperature of 38.6 degrees Celsius in August on Monday, setting an extreme weather event. Several other weather stations across the State also recorded above normal temperature as westerly and south- …
  • Life will never be the same again: Esha Chawla July 24, 2021 3:53 am “My father, mother and three of our domestic staff tested positive for Covid in April. All of them were home quarantined. Since the situation around that time was very bad, we arranged for beds, oxygen concentrators, the entire set up, at home,” says Esha. …
  • Active cases cross 39,000-mark in South Coastal Andhra May 19, 2021 7:39 am At least 14 more patients succumbed to the viral infection in a span of 24 hours in South Coastal Andhra. However, there was some respite as fresh cases came down to 2,036 in the region on Tuesday. The toll rose to 1,443 in the region with nine patients in …
  • 3 killed, 4 injured in gas leak at factory in Vinjamur May 12, 2021 1:01 am Nellore: Three persons died and 4 others took seriously ill following leakage of gas at Venkata Narayana Active Ingredients Private Limited, formerly Nutra Specialities Private Limited, at Chandrapadia village in Vinjamur mandal in the district in the …
  • Pandemic hits revenue of South Central Railway Vijayawada division during 2020-21 April 10, 2021 9:05 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Covid-19 pandemic has hit the revenue of South Central Railway Vijayawada division during 2020-21. A total of Rs 2,494 crore revenue was earned by the division as against Rs 5,000 crore earned during 2019-20.  …
  • Cheque bounce case: Actors Sarathkumar, Radhika sentenced to 1-year RI with penalty of Rs 5 Cr April 8, 2021 7:20 am Car a "public place", mask compulsory even if driving alone: Delhi High Court A special court for cases against MP and MLAs in Chennai convicted actor couple Ramanathan Sarathkumar and Radhika and one more person in a 2018 cheque bounce case and …
  • Heatwave continues to sweep coastal Andhra Pradesh April 2, 2021 1:15 am Visakhapatnam: Heatwave conditions continued in the coastal Andhra Pradesh with the temperature 6º Celsius above normal in some places on Thursday. The IMD said the conditions would continue till Sunday, when thunderstorms were expected to lash the coast …
  • Give reasons for rejecting land papers in writing: Andhra Pradesh HC March 28, 2021 6:11 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The Andhra Pradesh High Court has made it clear that the officials at the sub-registrar offices should mandatorily accept documents from those who approach them for land registration and if there are any objections …
  • Ghat regions of Tamil Nadu witness heavy rain February 21, 2021 2:41 pm Parts of Tamil Nadu received heavy rainfall during the 24 hours ending on Saturday morning with Kothagiri topping the chart with nine cm and Coonoor recording seven cm, while parts of Coastal and South Interior Karnataka and Kerala recorded light to …
  • Intense thunderstorms batter Cuddalore, Puducherry February 21, 2021 2:41 pm The Chennai Regional Meteorological Centre has predicted continued thunderstorm activity for Tamil Nadu and Puducherry across the districts of Cuddalore, Puducherry, Villupuram, Kallakurichi, Nilgiris, Theni, Tirunelveli, Dharmapuri, Krishnagiri, Salem, …
  • Chandrababu Naidu writes to SEC on declaration of results and recounting February 10, 2021 9:16 am The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) National President N Chandrababu Naidu wrote a letter to the State Election Commission (SEC) stating that the results of Gram panchayat elections that were held in seven Gram panchayats in the State in spite of counting. He …
  • Low-cost approach to scanning historic glass plates yields an astronomical surprise February 7, 2021 6:10 am You never know what new discoveries might be hiding in old astronomical observations. For almost a hundred years starting in the late 19th century, emulsion-coated dry glass plate photography was the standard of choice used by large astronomical …
  • Today’s Weather: Cyclone threat off as ‘Burevi’ weakens December 4, 2020 4:49 am Erstwhile cyclone ‘Burevi’ weakened last (Thursday) evening itself into a deep depression, and was waiting to cross the South Tamil Nadu coast even early on Friday morning, which India Meteorological Department (IMD) hopes would take place later in the …
  • Another low pressure area November 28, 2020 4:55 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Though cyclone Nivar has weakened into a well marked low pressure area over South Coastal Andhra Pradesh and adjoining West Central Bay of Bengal, South Coastal districts are still facing heavy rain threat as another low …
  • Two special trains from Tamil Nadu to Mumbai, six pairs of special trains extended till December 31 November 27, 2020 6:02 pm By Express News Service CHENNAI: With an increase in passenger patronage, railways introduced two pairs of new trains from Coimbatore and Nagercoil to Mumbai and extended six pairs of special trains till December 31. Two special trains to Mumbai:  The …
  • Nivar weakens; widespread rain likely in next two days over A.P. November 27, 2020 8:47 am The very severe cyclonic storm Nivar moved west and crossed Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts near Puducherry in the early hours of Thursday as a very severe cyclonic storm, with estimated wind speeds of 120-130 km/hr, gusting to 145 km/hr. It …
  • Cyclone Nivar snaps road links in Nellore, Chittoor and Kadapa; farmer washed away November 27, 2020 4:56 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/NELLORE/CHITTOOR/KADAPA: Heavy rains battered Nellore, Chittoor and Kadapa districts on Thursday under the impact of severe cyclone Nivar, which crossed the coast near Puducherry around 2.30 am. Though there …
  • Weather: ‘Nivar’ weakens but TN can’t lower guards yet November 26, 2020 3:57 pm Erstwhile very severe cyclone ‘Nivar’ that hit the Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts during the small hours of Thursday weakened two rounds into a cyclone the same afternoon, and was expected to weaken as a deep depression and further into a depression into …
  • Weather: ‘Nivar’ ratchets up as severe cyclone November 25, 2020 3:49 am Cyclone ‘Nivar’ intensified into a severe cyclone on Tuesday night and lay over the South-West Bay of Bengal about 310 km East-South-East of Cuddalore, about 320 km east South-East of Puducherry and 380 km South-South-East of Chennai. It could intensify …
  • ‘Having no specific image helps an actor’ November 17, 2020 7:32 pm When Aadi Pudipeddi first heard the script of the Telugu film, Jungle, he was instantly hooked on the plotline and the genre. “I have done a film in the horror-comedy genre, but Jungle is a complete horror film, which I had not explored. We stayed true to …
  • Weather: Twin troughs seen driving up rain in South India November 16, 2020 1:18 pm The North-East monsoon received a further leg up with the formation of a secondary trough from the Maldives to the South-East Arabian Sea off the Kerala coast on Monday that joined a prevailing one originating from around the same area as the former, but …
  • Weather | North-East monsoon active over South Peninsula November 15, 2020 12:12 pm Chengalpattu district in Tamil Nadu received the heaviest of rainfall during the 24 hours ending on Sunday morning even as rain and thunderstorms targeted Chennai and adjoining Coastal Andhra Pradesh on Sunday with the North-East monsoon entering an …
  • Weather: TN awaits spell to break jinx on North-East monsoon November 10, 2020 8:25 am The two cyclonic circulations located over either ends of the South Bay of Bengal have prompted the formation of a trough from the Central Bay reaching out towards the coast of Tamil Nadu, seemingly positioned to propel the next spell of rain and break the …
  • Active cases down to 2,338 in south coastal Andhra November 5, 2020 1:11 pm More than 1,500 persons recovered from COVID in south coastal Andhra Pradesh while the death toll also abated in Nellore and Prakasam districts in the last 24 hours. The toll due to the pandemic remained static at 1,060 with Prakasam district accounting …
  • Fake Aadhaar card racket busted, 30 persons held October 29, 2020 4:04 am By Express News Service KURNOOL:  The Kurnool district police on Wednesday busted a fake PAN and Aadhaar card racket and took 30 persons into custody under various police stations limits in the district. The police seized fake cards, seals, computers, …
  • Kinjarapu Atchannaidu appointed as TDP's Andhra Pradesh president by Chandrababu Naidu October 19, 2020 9:33 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Former minister and senior party leader Kinjarapu Atchannaidu is the new state president of the Telugu Desam Party for Andhra Pradesh. Party supremo N Chandrababu Naidu made the appointment on Monday. L Ramana has been …
  • Southern Railway announces 15 special trains to meet Deepavali rush October 18, 2020 10:51 pm By Express News Service CHENNAI: The Southern Railway has announced 15 special trains to meet the rush during the Deepavali season. The Hyderabad - Tambaram daily special will leave Hyderabad at 6. 30 pm from October 20 to November 29 and reach Tambaram at …
  • DMs, DHL and Dolce & Gabbana: Inside the world of personal shoppers October 17, 2020 10:31 am Buying designer goods is a necessarily exclusive enterprise. The entire industry is built around it, and personal shoppers have been around for decades. But with social media ramping up the hype around certain pieces straight off the runway, or the back of …
  • For DRC Community, a Simple Hearse Has Profound Effect September 26, 2020 10:11 am Innovation For DRC Community, a Simple Hearse Has Profound Effect view team Mourners in Kirumba used to carry deceased loved ones to distant burial sites on wooden stretchers or strapped to motorcycles. The arrival of a public hearse helped ease the strain …
  • Takeaway in a COVID-19 world: thoughtful curation and packaging win September 10, 2020 10:53 am In a country still grappling with COVID-19, it may be a while before you can cook for friends gathered at your dining table. The next best thing: ordering meals thoughtfully curated and packed with celebration in mind How do you replace all the drama, …
  • How a Hearse Transformed a DRC Community Dealing With Death August 24, 2020 7:09 am Innovation How a Hearse Transformed a DRC Community Dealing With Death view team Kirumba residents used to carry deceased loved ones to distant cemeteries in coffins strapped to stretchers or on the back of motorcycles. A gifted hearse has eased the burden …
  • Light rainfall likely in Krishna and Guntur August 24, 2020 3:21 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Under the influence of active monsoon, several places in coastal districts, and a few parts of Rayalaseema, experienced light to moderate rains on Sunday. Highest rainfall of 5.97 cm was recorded in Gadivemula of Kurnool …
  • Villagers prevent tourists from visiting beaches due to fear of rising COVID-19 cases August 16, 2020 4:53 am Express News Service NELLORE: With the number of Covid-19 cases surging in coastal mandals, villagers in Nellore district have been prohibiting visitors from going to beaches. The district has an approximately 160 km coastline from Tada to Kavali, and many …
  • Sriharikota hospital sealed after paediatrician, staff test Covid positive August 9, 2020 12:47 am Express News Service CHENNAI: Even as Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC-Shar) has been shut to contain the spread of Covid, a second wave of infection has hit the rocket launch station with four medical staff and a canteen worker at the Satish Dhawan …
  • 13-yr-old sold to brothel by stepbrother, dials 100, saved July 22, 2020 12:15 am Vijayawada: A 13-year-old girl was allegedly sold by her stepbrother to a gang running a prostitution ring at Singarayakonda of Prakasam district in Andhra Pradesh. The incident came to light on Tuesday after the girl was rescued by the police in an …
  • Deepika Padukone to pair up with Prabhas for Nag Ashwin's next film July 19, 2020 8:14 am By IANS MUMBAI: Superstars Prabhas and Deepika Padukone are coming together for director Nag Ashwin's next, which will be a science-fiction film. This is going to be 21st film of Prabhas, who rose to global fame with the "Baahubali" series. …
  • Deepika Padukone to romance Prabhas in Nag Ashwin's next movie, Vyjayanthi Movies confirms July 19, 2020 8:10 am Deepika Padukone and PrabhasSocial media Producer Aswani Dutt, the owner of Vyjayanthi Movies, has made an official announcement about the historic pairing of Prabhas and Deepika Padukone for his next film, which is directed by Nag Ashwin. One always …
  • Exclusive: Inside Jaime Ridge's world - and why she doesn't use the term 'influencer' July 18, 2020 7:08 pm In an exclusive interview, Los Angeles-based Jaime Ridge tells Jane Phare that building a brand around social media is not as easy as it looks in an over-crowded space. It's towards the end of the phone interview that Jaime Dillon Ridge, 26, tells it …
  • Pandemic continues to rattle southern districts in A.P. July 10, 2020 11:32 am The COVID-19 continues to rattle the south coastal Andhra Pradesh as two more persons have died of the virus in Prakasam district while 167 more—110 in Prakasam district and 57 in Nellore district— have been tested positive in the last 24 hours. The toll …
  • Surge in COVID-19 cases continues in Nellore, Prakasam July 3, 2020 7:20 am There was no respite from COVID-19 in south coastal Andhra Pradesh as 112 persons -- 94 in Prakasam district and 18 in SPSR Nellore district -- tested positive for the virus in the last 24 hours. The pandemic spreads rapidly in Ongole which accounted for …
  • Historic home owner bought twice June 30, 2020 5:51 am 267 Main Street, Kangaroo Point is a Brisbane landmark. Silverwells is one of Brisbane’s oldest residential homes. Sitting high above the river at Kangaroo Point its handsome facade – a reflection of a Georgian or Regency-era manor – has gained it many an …
  • Andhra Pradesh has its worst corona day yet June 28, 2020 3:56 am Vijayawada: The coronavirus outbreak in Andhra Pradesh recorded its worst day yet on Saturday. Eleven people died of COVID-19, the highest number of fatalities on a single day so far, and the state also recorded 796 fresh cases of infection, the highest …
  • Relentless rise in COVID-19 cases in Nellore, Prakasam June 27, 2020 3:50 am Coronavirus cases continued to be on the rise in south-coastal Andhra Pradesh as 79 more persons — 47 in Prakasam district and 32 in Nellore district — tested positive in the last 24 hours. Health officials are now worried about a spread of the disease at …
  • Mercury soars, monsoon weak over Andhra June 15, 2020 5:01 am By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM:  Southwest monsoon was weak over Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Rayalaseema on Sunday. Temperature across the state increased with Tirupati recording the highest of 39.6 degrees Celsius, while rainfall occurred at …
  • Guest workers, foreign returness worry AP as COVID-19 cases climb June 14, 2020 7:18 am Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh continues to witness a steady rise in number of Coronavirus cases daily as it recorded 186 fresh cases and two deaths from Krishna on Saturday, taking the total number of cases to 4,588 and the death toll to 82. The state health …
  • Monsoon covers entire AP, heavy rains likely in next two days: IMD June 12, 2020 4:43 am By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: The Southwest Monsoon has advanced into remaining parts of Rayalaseema and the entire Coastal Andhra on Thursday, covering the entire State. Very heavy rainfall occurred at Racherla in Prakasam and at Kavali in …
  • Monsoon likely to enter Andhra in two-three days, says Met department June 7, 2020 4:16 am By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM:  The Southwest Monsoon is likely to enter some parts of Rayalaseema and Coastal Andhra in two to three days, according to an IMD report. Rainfall occurred at isolated places in Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema on …
  • Here's a list of non-COVID-19 hospitals and clinics in Mumbai May 28, 2020 9:08 pm Mumbai is the worst-hit city in India with 33,835 reported COVID-19 cases as of May 27. With the rising number of coronavirus-infected patients, people with other ailments are finding it difficult to find hospitals during an emergency. A non-profit …
  • Returning migrants boost corona tally in Andhra Pradesh May 24, 2020 3:23 pm Amaravati (AP): Andhra Pradesh’s coronavirus incidence is now being fed by returning migrants. With 66 fresh infections reported up to 9 am Sunday, the total number of COVID-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh climbed to 2780, the state’s health department said. …
  • Class V student donates 100 handemade masks to Hyderabad police May 17, 2020 7:05 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Kavali Vinutna, a Class V student from Vikarabad district is not just spending her lockdown holidays attending online classes and playing games, but also for a noble cause. She has stitched 200 face masks so far and …
  • Fight on to shield rural Andhra Pradesh from coronavirus April 26, 2020 5:38 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  While a majority of Covid-19 patients are from urban areas, positive cases are also emerging from more rural clusters in the state. Seven new rural clusters were added on Saturday, taking their total number to 74 in …
  • VMC removes disinfection tunnels after health advisory April 20, 2020 4:15 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/VISAKHAPATNAM/NELLORE: With the Centre releasing an advisory on chemicals to be used in disinfecting machines, the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) has removed two disinfection tunnels arranged at Indira …
  • Can You See Friends If You Stay 6 Feet Apart? Here’s What Experts Say. April 8, 2020 11:30 am Social distancing has become the new normal for the majority of Americans in order to help slow the spread of the coronavirus. Many folks across the country have been staying at home for the better part of a month, in accordance with directives from …
  • Nurse practitioners can't solve primary care physician shortage | Opinion March 25, 2020 12:24 pm Christina Collins, a Knoxville-area nurse practitioner, is accused by state attorneys of prescribing "colossal" opioid doses that would kill almost anyone. Nashville Tennessean Legislation letting some medical workers practice nursing without …
  • Here's why Radhika Sarathkumar slapped Chiranjeevi when they first meet, later apologised March 20, 2020 10:06 pm Raipur Traffic police spreading awareness about coronavirus Actress Raadhika Sarathkumar made her debut in Telugu film industry with Megastar Chiranjeevi's Nyayam Kavali. Later, they have done a number of like Mondi Ghatam, Idi Pellantara, Puli Bebbuli …
  • Hyderabad brothers embrace storytelling via YouTube January 21, 2020 5:58 am Express News Service HYDERABAD: Every youngster giving competitive examinations in the city knows them. Long after their coaching classes end, over two lakh students also tune into the duo – Krishna Chaitanya Reddy and Vamsi Krishna Reddy – to listen to …
  • Kurnool becomes hotbed of NRC protests in Andhra Pradesh December 30, 2019 1:40 pm While the rest of the country witnessed an outbreak of protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) from an early stage, it took some time for the protests to spill over to Andhra Pradesh. Protests …
  • Decade in review: Our favourite features of the 2010s December 20, 2019 2:46 am The Fulcrum’s features section is a place for investigation, introspection, and intelligent debate, and it has grown a lot over the past decade. The stories within it showcase a dedication to leaving no stone unturned and have prompted conversations on a …
  • Former MLA and TDP leader Beeda Masthan Rao joins YSRC December 8, 2019 4:27 am By Express News Service NELLORE: Shifting of loyalties of Beeda Masthan Rao from TDP to YSR Congress is an advantage to the ruling party in the district, as he has a stronghold in coastal mandals in Kavali constituency, and also in border mandals of …
  • RGV says, Sarkar kind of film suits the present political scenario of Maharastra November 28, 2019 10:57 am What happened in SC proceedings for Maharashtra Floor test? Ram Gopal Varma aka RGV, who is waiting to release his controversial film Kamma Rajyam Lo Kadapa Reddlu, has opened up on the present scenario of Maharastra and said that it will be a perfect …
  • Tirupati: Two-month-old stolen from train November 7, 2019 10:17 pm  Verification of video from CCTV cameras at the Kavali station and other places showed an unidentified wo-man getting down with the baby, engaging an auto-rickshaw and travelling towards Kandu-kuru in Prakasam district by an RTC bus. Railway police has …
  • Officials told to take quick steps to check illegal sand extraction, transportation November 7, 2019 4:30 am Deputy Commissioner of Haveri Krishna Bajpai has directed the officials concerned to take quick steps, within a week, to check and curb illegal sand extraction in Haveri district. Chairing a review meeting of the District Level Task Force on Wednesday, Mr. …
  • Driver of slain Tahsildar succumbs to burn injuries November 5, 2019 12:16 pm Twenty-seven year old Gurunatham, driver of Tahsildar Vijaya Reddy, who was burnt alive inside her office in Abdullapurmet in Rangareddy district yesterday, succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday morning. Gurunatham, personal driver of the Tahsildar, …
  • 'Low' in Arabian Sea to get 'more marked' by Sunday, drive heavy rain October 18, 2019 1:03 pm India Met Department (IMD) wind-field projections for Sunday indicates winds strengthening around the low-pressure area to the South-West of Konkan-Mumbai. Widespread rain Fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy rainfall is likely to …
  • New Media: The Wooing of India’s Voters October 17, 2019 9:02 am By Parama Sinha Palit 16 October 2019 SYNOPSIS New media platforms are increasingly becoming an integral part of political communication in India. Notwithstanding misinformation and disinformation that plague India’s digital communication, both political …
  • First low-pressure area of N-E monsoon in two days, says Met October 17, 2019 7:55 am   A day after the seasonal rains arrived over the South Peninsula, India Met Department (IMD) has picked up early signs of the first low-pressure area of the North-East monsoon developing in the Arabian Sea. A preparatory cyclonic circulation has formed …
  • North-East monsoon arrives, heavy rain forecast for Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka October 16, 2019 1:27 pm The 2019 North-East monsoon arrived quietly over Tamil Nadu and adjoining Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala a day ahead of the forecast date, marked by widespread rainfall over the region. The 24 hours ending on this Wednesday morning, saw moderate to …
  • This is how viewers reacted to Shiva Jyothi's heated argument with Vithika-Varun in Bigg Boss Telugu 3 October 15, 2019 10:40 pm Shiva Jyothi's heated argument with Vithika Sheru and Varun Sandesh during Bigg Boss Telugu 3 nominationsScreenshot of hotstar video Some viewers are upset with Varun Sandesh's behavior during his heated argument over Shiva Jyothi question his …
  • Raid on Telugu Ganga special deputy collector unearths Rs 4.14-crore illegal assets  October 11, 2019 2:59 am By Express News Service NELLORE: The ACB sleuths conducted raids on Telugu Ganga special deputy collector M Lakshmi Narasimham on Thursday, in connection with amassing wealth disproportionate to his known sources of income. The ACB officials conducted …
  • Baba Bhaskar vs Vithika: Who will win Battle of the Medallion in Bigg Boss Telugu 3 house? October 4, 2019 1:38 pm Baba Bhaskar and Vithika Sheru during Battle of the Medallion task in Bigg Boss Telugu 3Screenshot of Star Maa video The makers of Bigg Boss Telugu 3 will announce the first winner of the Battle of the Medallion in the tonight's episode. Most viewers …
  • In Andhra Pradesh, rights group leader, others booked for meet on Article 370, J&K September 11, 2019 11:11 pm BJP president of Kavali town Bellamkonda Malyadri lodged the police complaint on Tuesday. Several people have been booked in Kavali town of Andhra Pradesh’s Nellore district on a complaint of alleged attempt to disturb public peace and inciting feelings of …
  • Man questioned in YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's uncle murder case ends life September 4, 2019 2:27 am By Express News Service KADAPA: Alleging harassment by police on the pretext of questioning him in connection with the murder case of former MP YS Vivekananda Reddy, a person, who had been closely associated with the YS family for three decades, ended his …
  • Gudur-Vijayawada Express from August 25 August 24, 2019 5:08 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   The new Intercity Express service between Gudur and Vijayawada is going to start from August 25, which will be flagged off by Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu in the presence of Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal and …
  • Row over Jerusalem ad in Tirupati August 23, 2019 6:48 pm Tirupati, Aug 23 (IANS) Advertisement of Jerusalem yatra and Haj pilgrimage on bus tickets in the temple town of Tirupati has sparked a row on Friday, compelling Andhra Pradesh government to order a probe. State Endowments Minister Vellampalli Srinivas …
  • Six of family en route to Tirumala temple die as car rams lorry August 10, 2019 4:41 am By Express News Service ONGOLE: All six persons belonging to a Telangana-based family, who were on their way to visit the Tirumala temple, died in a road accident near Mocharla village under Gudluru mandal in Prakasam district on Friday evening. While five …
  • Kidnapper of Hyderabad Pharma student nabbed in Andhra August 3, 2019 2:53 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Rachakonda police have finally nabbed Ravishekar, who had allegedly kidnapped a pharmacy student at Hayathnagar last Tuesday. Though the victim returned safely a few days back, absconding Ravishekar was nabbed in Nellore …
  • Hyderabad: Man held for impregnating daughter August 1, 2019 1:08 am Nellore: Police arrested a 45-year-old man belonging to  Jaladanki Mandal at Musunuru near Kavali on Wednesday allegedly for impregnating his 15-year-old daughter. According to police, the incident came to light when the mother of the girl came to the …
  • Heatwave likely in some pockets of State June 17, 2019 7:27 am Severe heatwave conditions are very likely to prevail over some parts of coastal Andhra Pradesh during Monday and Tuesday, warned the India Meteorological Department in its forecast on Sunday. The weather in the coming two days would be a repeat of what it …
  • Kichcha Sudeep amazed by Upendra's dance in intro song of I Love You May 30, 2019 12:10 am Kichcha Sudeep with Upendra and I Love You team at the pre-release trailer launchPR Handout Kannada superstar Kichcha Sudeep, who was the chief guest at the pre-release trailer of I Love You, said that he is amazed by real star Upendra's dance in the …
  • Prashant Kishor, I-PAC basking in glory of YSRCP victory May 24, 2019 1:47 pm Hyderabad, May 24 (IANS) Political strategist Prashant Kishor and the I-PAC of which he is a mentor are basking in the glory of YSR Congress Party’s landslide victory in the Andhra Pradesh elections. As the YSRCP stormed to power with 151 seats in 175- …
  • Jagan tsunami sweeps landslide victory in Andhra Pradesh May 24, 2019 2:24 am 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 …
  • Heatwave sweeps Prakasam and Nellore districts May 22, 2019 1:13 pm People suffered from sweltering heat all through the day as mercury crossed 43 degrees Celsius mark at several places in SPSR Nellore and Prakasam districts on Tuesday. All major roads in Nellore, including the usually busy VRC Centre, wore a deserted look …
  • Thunderstorm, rains likely in Coastal Andhra Pradesh May 8, 2019 7:49 am By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM/VIJAYAWADA: Giving the much-needed relief to people of the State, temperatures have dropped by at least two to three notches on Tuesday, while parts of the State, including the capital region of Amaravati, …
  • Andhra Pradesh hospital asks for organs of dead man to pay the bills April 24, 2019 1:06 am Nellore: District Collector R. Muthyala Raju has directed the Sub-Collector of Kavali, Mr Sridhar to investigate the complaint of a woman who alleged that a corporate hospital in Nellore forced her to donate the organs of her husband, who died after being …
  • Man disguises as cop, steals about Rs 50 Lakh April 22, 2019 11:20 pm Nellore: In connection to the theft of cash worth Rs 50 lakh from a gold trader, the railway police arrested a construction equipment supplier and his lover. Interestingly, the supplier,  who had disguised himself as a cop during his daring attempt, got …
  • YSRCP campaign song "Ravali Jagan, Kavali Jagan" crosses 10 million views on YouTube within 3 weeks, claims party March 31, 2019 9:27 am [India}, Mar 31 (ANI): YSR Congress Party's campaign song "Ravali Jagan, Kavali Jagan" has crossed 10 million views on YouTube and is now the most watched political campaign song on the social media site, the party claimed on Sunday. " …
  • YSRC’s ‘Ravali Jagan, Kavali Jagan’ campaign song crosses 10 million views on YouTube March 31, 2019 7:35 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  As the electioneering in the State is reaching its peak for the April 11 elections, the songs of political parties are renting the air and Opposition YSRC’s ‘Ravali Jagan, Kavali Jagan’ campaign song is going viral across …
  • Tough fight likely between TDP and YSRC in Kavali  March 21, 2019 6:01 am By Express News Service NELLORE: Kavali town, which is a centre for wholesale cloth market and also for educational institutions, is going to decide the fate of candidates during these elections. Earlier, Kavali constituency was a stronghold of the …
  • TDP Candidates List 2019 March 15, 2019 4:52 am AMARAVATI: The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) late on Thursday night released a list of 126 candidates for the assembly elections which included the names of chief minister Chandrababu Naidu from Kuppam, IT minister Lokesh from Mangalgiri segment, Paritala …
  • Chandrababu releases names of 126 candidates March 14, 2019 7:26 pm AMARAVATI: The TDP late on Thursday released a list of 126 candidates for the assembly poll which included the names of CM Chandrababu Naidu from Kuppam, IT minister Lokesh (from Mangalgiri) segment, Paritala Sriram from Raptadu and Nandamuri Balakrishna …
  • In a major setback to YSRC, two leaders resign February 16, 2019 4:39 am By Express News Service NELLORE: In a major setback to YSRC in the district, prominent leaders and former legislators of Kavali constituency Katamreddy Vishnuvardhan Reddy and Vonteru Venugopal Reddy have resigned from the party. It may be recalled that …
  • Lord Kavali set to spring trap November 19, 2018 12:11 pm Singjay Lord Kavali is confident he's on the verge of injecting a new sound into the genre: Dancehall-British trap. “My flow is futuristic, light year in the future from what is going on. I lived the British street lifestyle, I lived the hard streets …
  • Mariano De Marinis convicted of sexual assault, yet still employed by Kavali nightclub March 29, 2018 5:13 am Content warning: Rape/sexual assault. It was around -12 degrees out on the night of March 17, when I walked to ByWard Market. I was headed to the club, my makeup done just right, friend in tow. Carrying a sign with the words “Mariano De Marinis is …
  • Centre shelves Kavali plan, Andhra in quest of nuclear plant sites February 3, 2017 5:46 am
  • Jindal Steel Andhra to invest ₹7,500 cr for steel plant in AP July 1, 2021 10:34 am The State Investment Promotion Board (SIPB) of Andhra Pradesh has recently approved several investment proposals including a ₹7,500 crore steel plant proposal by Jindal Steel Andhra Limited. The SIPB meet, chaired by Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, …
  • Jindal Steel to set up 2.25 capacity steel plant in Andhra June 30, 2021 12:06 pm The Andhra Pradesh State Investment Promotion Board (SIPM) chaired by Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has allotted 860 acres of land to Jindal Steel Andhra Limited for setting up a steel plant with an investment of Rs 7,500 crore. Slated to come up …
  • SIPB stamp for Rs 7.5K crore Jindal Steel Plant in Nellore June 30, 2021 4:46 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The State Investment Promotion Board (SIPB) has approved investment proposals to the tune of Rs 14,000 crore. The SIPB also approved allotment of 860 acres of land to Jindal Steel Andhra Limited to set up an integrated …
  • Jindal Steel to invest Rs 7,500 crore in Andhra Pradesh June 30, 2021 12:32 am VIJAYAWADA: Several key proposals have been approved at the State Investment Promotion Board (SIPB) meeting chaired by Chief Minister Jaganmohan Reddy here on Tuesday. Among other decisions, the board decided to allot 860 acres of land to Jindal Steels to …
  • Municipal corporation to get rid of dumper bins for Clean Guntur June 14, 2021 4:58 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: GMC officials are taking new initiatives to achieve a Clean Guntur. As a part of it, officials concerned have planned to do away with dumper bins and to collect waste from every household directly. With the financial …
  • Cabinet accords financial sanction to HNSS project works May 5, 2021 7:37 am Nod for Industrial Electronics Policy; disbursement under Rythu Bharosa on May 13 The State Cabinet, presided over by Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, has given its nod to the A.P. Industrial Electronics Policy and financial sanction to the Handri …
  • Andhra ULB polls: BJP, Jana Sena fail to make a mark March 15, 2021 4:58 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The BJP-Jana Sena alliance, which has been aiming to grow in Andhra Pradesh, drew a blank in most of the municipalities and two of the three municipal corporations. Although Jana Sena emerged a better performer between …
  • Andhra Pradesh government orders CID to probe temple desecration cases January 5, 2021 4:00 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The state government on Monday ordered a CID probe into vandalisation of Rama idol in the ancient Ramatheertham temple and Subrahmanyeswara idol in Vinayaka temple in Rajamahendravaram.  ​“Taking a serious view of the …
  • Andhra CM Jagan accuses Opposition of not sparing temples in bid to gain political mileage January 4, 2021 7:33 pm By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Accusing the Opposition of not even sparing temples and God to gain political mileage, Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy appealed to the people to think who stands to benefit by vandalising temples. Addressing the AP …
  • Curtail ‘Guerilla warfare’ by Opposition, CM Jagan Mohan Reddy tells police January 4, 2021 11:57 am Raising his voice for the first time over the Opposition’s unrelenting criticism against the government for the spate of attacks on temples and other Hindu religious structures, Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy dubbed it a form of ‘guerilla warfare’ …
  • Heavy rain likely in Andhra Pradesh's Rayalaseema, other southern coastal districts December 4, 2020 5:09 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South coastal and Rayalasaeema districts are very likely to experience lightning and heavy rainfall at isolated places on Friday under the influence of cyclonic storm Burevi, according to the Met department.  On Thursday …
  • At last, Kanaka Durga flyover opened in Vijayawada October 17, 2020 4:53 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari and Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy inaugurated and dedicated the Kanaka Durga flyover and Benz Circle Flyover-1 in Vijayawada to the nation on Friday. At …
  • COVID-19 lockdown: MSMEs in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor and Nellore districts hit by migrant crisis June 9, 2020 5:00 am Express News Service CHITTOOR: With a major chunk of the workers having gone back to their home states, micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and other industrial units in Chittoor and Nellore districts are now facing a sever manpower crunch that is …
  • BRIEF-Ultramarine & Pigments Says COVID-19 Crisis To Adversely Affect Profitability In H1 June 1, 2020 10:32 am June 1 (Reuters) - ULTRAMARINE & PIGMENTS Ltd: * COVID-19 CRISIS EXPECTED TO ADVERSELY AFFECT PROFITABILITY DURING H1 * ANTICIPATE 6-9 MTHS DELAY IN COMPLETION OF NAIDUPET SULPHONATION PROJECT Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
  • Fight on to shield rural Andhra Pradesh from coronavirus April 26, 2020 5:38 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  While a majority of Covid-19 patients are from urban areas, positive cases are also emerging from more rural clusters in the state. Seven new rural clusters were added on Saturday, taking their total number to 74 in …
  • 45 toll plazas resume collection April 21, 2020 12:11 am Even as truck owners and political leaders are questioning the commencement of toll collection, 45 toll plazas began working on Monday. Local authorities did not permit operation of the three plazas, explained NHAI sources. S. Selvaraj, a driver who …
  • ODF++ status: Rs 209.81 crore sanctioned for FSTPs in 76 non-Amrut ULBs in Andhra  February 11, 2020 3:00 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State government, in its efforts to achieve ODF++ status, on Monday released Rs 209.81 crore for establishment of Faecal Sludge Treatment Plants (FSTPs) in 76 non-Amrut urban local bodies in the State. The FSTPs will …
  • Three youngsters, celebrating New Year in Nellore, meet watery grave at Tupilipalem Beach January 1, 2020 11:07 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: New Year revelry ended on a tragic note when three persons died after they drowned in sea waters of Nellore district in the early hours of Wednesday. A group of five youngsters from Jeevakonda in Tirupati went to …
  • Trade Centre Of Early Historic Period Found In Andhra Pradesh November 1, 2019 4:07 am The site of Gottiprolu lies on the right bank of a distributary of river Swarnamukhi. New Delhi: Excavation by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) in Gottiprolu, Andhra Pradesh has unearthed a trade centre of early historic period, a statement from …
  • Aurobindo Pharma gets USFDA nod for Guaifenesin generic October 24, 2019 12:35 pm Aurobindo Pharma Limited has received final approval from the US Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) to manufacture Guaifenesin extended-release tablets. Hyderabad-based Aurobindo’s Guaifenesin extended-release tablets are the AB rated generic …
  • Aurobindo Pharma receives USFDA Approval for Guaifenesin Extended-Release Tablets (OTC) October 24, 2019 10:53 am Aurobindo Pharma Limited has received final approval from the US Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) to manufacture Guaifenesin extended-release tablets, 600 mg and 1200 mg (OTC). Aurobindo's Guaifenesin extended-release tablets are the AB rated …
  • Aurobindo Pharma confident of all-round growth in the US market August 6, 2019 11:01 am Drug major Aurobindo Pharma is confident of growth in the key US market despite recent hiccups on the regulatory front. The company said that it expected all-round growth in the US market with a significant expansion in the company's injectables …
  • KCP Ltd returns land to APIIC, defers proposal to set up grinding unit August 2, 2019 4:26 am KCP Ltd has deferred the proposal for setting up of Grinding Unit at Naidupeta, AP. Due to environmental concerns, the company approached the Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Limited (APIIC) for cancellation of allotment of land at …
  • PIME’S Fr Rayarala Vijay Kumar is the new bishop of Srikakulam July 17, 2019 1:48 am The missionary has been involved for years in helping people with Hansen’s disease and spreading the PIME charisma. "I'm happy but at the same time I am a bit afraid,” he said. “I hope I can lead the diocese with God’s help."   Eluru ( …
  • ASI unearths new evidence of Nellore’s maritime history May 11, 2019 3:13 am The discovery of a 40-acre walled enclosure with artefacts at Gottiprolu near Naidupeta in Nellore district has come as a source of major encouragement for archaeologists and historians, who believe the area was a major maritime trade point in ancient days …
  • Srikalahasthi Pipes Ltd announces financial results for Q4, FY2018-19 May 8, 2019 9:17 am The Board of Directors of Srikalahasthi Pipes Limited approved the audited financial results for the quarter and year ended 31st March, 2019 at their meeting held at Chennai on 8th May, 2019. The profit before tax for the quarter ended 31st March was Rs.47 …
  • UNIDO to help Guntur Municipal Corporation improve environs April 26, 2019 5:48 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: A team of United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), New Delhi submitted a project report to Guntur Municipal Corporation (GMC) Commissioner Srikesh B Lathakar on Thursday. The project is aimed at reducing …
  • NHAI looks to complete key project March 22, 2019 12:07 pm The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has prepared a fresh estimate for completing the widening of the Chennai-Tirupati Road, including the formation of a bypass for Tiruvallur. The concessionaire could not finish the ₹571-crore project on the …
  • Aurobindo Pharma expects generic drug sales to increase in US market January 7, 2019 6:57 pm Aurobindo Pharma says it expects to become the second-largest generic drugs entity by prescriptions in America, once it completes the acquisition process involving the dermatology and oral solids business of Sandoz. The Hyderabad-based company is at fifth …
  • Aurobindo Pharma receives USFDA Approval for Potassium Chloride ER Tablets Close December 21, 2018 8:23 am Aurobindo Pharma Limited has received final approval from the US Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) to manufacture and market Potassium Chloride ExtendedRelease tablets, 8 mEq (600 mg) and 10 mEq (750 mg). Potassium Chloride Extended-Release tablets, a …
  • Aurobindo Pharma Ltd (Updated March 2018) December 4, 2018 12:40 pm Aurobindo Pharma Ltd Registered : Plot No. 2, Maitri Vihar, Ameerpet, Hyderabad - 500 038, Telangana Tel: (91-40) 23736370 Fax: (91-40) 2374 7340 E-mail: [email protected] Website: www.aurobindo.com Corporate Office: Water Mark Building, Plot No 11, …
  • Kidnapped Chennai bizman rescued, 10 abductors held July 4, 2018 6:08 am CHENNAI: The Chennai city police on Tuesday night rescued a businessman who was kidnapped by a gang on Tuesday morning. The police arrested 10 kidnappers. The kidnappers led by rowdy Vadakarai Sakthi demanded Rs 25 lakh as ransom to release Ganesan, who …
  • Viki to spend ₹30 cr. to raise steel bar capacity June 26, 2018 6:57 pm Viki Industries, the makers of isteel TMT bars, is planning to double production capacity in 18 months and has earmarked ₹30 crore for the purpose. “We will increase our production, as we are running at full capacity,” said G. Gautam Reddy, CEO. “The …
  • Ultramarine & Pigments Ltd updates on new plant at Naidupet, Nellore April 10, 2018 10:57 am Ultramarine & Pigments Ltd has earlier announced the setting up of a plant for manufacture of surfactants / specialty chemicals at Industrial Park - Naidupet, Nellore district, Andhra Pradesh. The Board of Directors at its meeting held today has …
  • Two held, gold worth Rs 14 lakh recovered December 25, 2017 2:54 am Recovered gold on display | EXPRESS NELLORE: Naidupet police have nabbed two persons who committed thefts in Chittoor and Nellore districts. The police recovered 54 tolas of gold, 1.5 kg of silver ornaments worth `14 lakh from them. Addressing mediapersons …
  • Lack of remunerative price, rise in cultivation cost drive sugarcane farmers to other crops  December 17, 2017 6:26 am NELLORE: Cultivation of sugarcane has gradually decreased in the district from 5,500 hectares to 1,400 hectares in the current year. There are two sugar factories in the district. Farmers under the purview of Empee Sugars at Naidupeta cultivated sugarcane …
  • Empee Sugars withdraws its insolvency petition October 25, 2017 2:27 pm HYDERABAD: Empee Sugars and Chemicals has withdrawn the insolvency petition it filed before the National Company Law Tribunal's (NCLT) Hyderabad bench after its main lenders agreed to assign their outstanding loans to leading stressed loans buyer …
  • Father and friends impregnate minor daughter, arrested August 30, 2017 4:17 am NELLORE: A 13-year-old tribal girl from Menakuru Colony in Naidupet of the district has entered her fourth month of pregnancy after her father and his friends sexually exploited her for over a year. The accused have been arrested Acting on a complaint …
  • Truck mows down 14 in Andhra, police say driver was drunk April 22, 2017 12:59 am At the site of the accident in Chittoor district, on Friday. (Source: AP Photo) AT LEAST 14 people were killed when a truck ploughed into some roadside shops and a group of people standing outside a police station on the Putalpatu-Naidupet state highway in …
  • 14 dead and 24 injured as truck runs amok in AP April 21, 2017 2:21 pm Hyderabad, DH News Service, Apr 21 2017, 19:28 IST The driver and cleaner of the truck are reportedly absconding. Photo Credit: DH Photo At least 14 people were killed and 24 injured when a truck run amok hitting a group of protesters in front of a police …
  • 20 killed as truck ploughs into crowd in Andhra's Chittoor district April 21, 2017 11:34 am Chittoor: At least 20 people, mostly roadside vegetable and fruit vendors, were killed when a truck ran over them in at Yerpedu in Chittoor district. Police said that the truck driver lost control while trying to avoid collision with another vehicle and …
  • 20 feared dead as truck runs amok in AP April 21, 2017 10:30 am J B S Umanadh, HYDERABAD, Apr 21 2017, 15:58 IST The driver and cleaner of the truck are reportedly absconding. Photo Credit: DH Photo Around 20 persons are feared dead after a truck ran over a group of protestors before crashing into a petrol pump in …
  • Andhra Pradesh: 20 dead in truck mishap in Chittoor April 21, 2017 9:14 am At least 10 persons were admitted at Ruia Hospital at Tirupati with serious injuries. (Source: Google Maps) At least 20 people, mostly roadside vegetable and fruit vendors, were killed when a truck ran over them in at Yerpedu in Chittoor district. Police …
  • Aurbindo Pharma: US sales to pick up soon March 7, 2017 11:16 pm Aurobindo Pharma (ARBP) recorded ~ 7% q-o-q decline (down ~13% y-o-y) in the US base business for Q3, leading to concerns about the US business growth outlook. (Photo: PTI) Aurobindo Pharma (ARBP) recorded ~ 7% q-o-q decline (down ~13% y-o-y) in the US …
  • Absolute Barbecues expands footprint in Andhra September 23, 2021 11:48 am Absolute Barbecues has opened its 45th restaurant in the country at Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh. This is AB’s second outlet in the State, after Vizag. Having started it’s operations in 2013, AB now has a presence across 19 cities in India. The company …
  • Horror story from Andhra Pradesh: Man records wife’s suicide, arrested September 23, 2021 8:45 am Sep 23, 2021, 01:54PM ISTSource: TOI.inWhen this man in Andhra Pradesh’s Nellore suspected his wife of an affair, he instigated her to take her own life. Not only that, he kept egging her on and filmed the whole grisly and horrifying incident on video. In …
  • Nellore man records wife’s suicide, arrested September 23, 2021 6:52 am By Express News Service NELLORE: A man reportedly recorded his wife’s suicide and sent the video to her relatives. The deceased was identified as Kondamma, 29. The incident took place at JR Peta in Atmakur on Tuesday night. According to reports, …
  • ZP chief post going to Arunamma, first woman from Anam family to enter politics September 20, 2021 8:28 pm Nellore: Anam Arunamma, the YSR Congress nominee for the Nellore Zilla Parishad chairperson post, would be the first woman from the politically popular family to enter public life. Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy himself handpicked her much to the …
  • YSRCP clean sweeps ZPTC, MPTC polls September 20, 2021 5:49 am (MENAFN - IANS) Amaravati, Sep 20 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's ruling YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) completed a clean sweep of ZPTC and MPTC elections as all the results were declared in the early hours of Monday. The party had bagged 505 of the 515 Zilla …
  • YSRC 'Jagan'naut rolls on in Andhra Pradesh, sweeps parishad polls September 20, 2021 3:37 am VIJAYAWADA: The ruling YSR Congress (YSRC) swept the mandal and zilla parishad elections, decimating the Opposition parties Telugu Desam, BJP, Jana Sena and Communists with a huge margin. According to the results announced till 9 pm on Sunday, the YSRC won …
  • Two Karimnagar students picked for netball national tourney September 19, 2021 10:21 pm KARIMNAGAR: Two students from Nagunoor Zilla Parishad High School were selected for the 26th National level Netball tournament in the sub-junior category. The event will be held at Government Degree College in Nellore from Monday. The school’s physical …
  • YSR Congress sweeps Parishads polls in Andhra Pradesh September 19, 2021 4:54 pm By PTI AMARAVATI: The ruling YSR Congress made a clean sweep of the mandal and zilla parishads elections in Andhra Pradesh, routing the opposition Telugu Desam Party in almost all of the 13 districts. Till 7.30 PM on Sunday, the YSRC bagged 385 out of 515 …
  • YSRCP heading for clean sweep of ZPTC, MPTC polls in Andhra September 19, 2021 4:13 pm Andhra Pradesh’s ruling YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) is heading for a clean sweep in the ZPTC and MPTC elections as the counting of votes was underway on Sunday. The party had bagged a majority of the Zilla Parishad Territorial Constituencies (ZPTCs) and the …
  • YSR Congress tramples TDP in ZPTC and MPTC elections September 19, 2021 11:42 am VIJAYAWADA The YSR Congress Party (YSRCP)’s winning streak continued in the ZPTC elections as it crushed Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and the BJP-Jana Sena combine as per latest reports. The ruling party is poised for a landslide victory in the MPTC elections …
  • Meet the farmer pioneering the organic farming wave in Telangana September 19, 2021 5:44 am Express News Service HYDERABAD: The concept of organic farming may be alien to parts of Telangana, but Hyderabad-based farmer Subrahmanyam Raju is changing the status quo one seed at a time. An expert at converting alkaline lands into fully fertile ones, …
  • B'luru, Belagavi top dists in vax drive on PM’s b'day September 19, 2021 2:11 am People line up for jabs in the city on SaturdayBENGALURU: The state capital and Belagavi emerged as the top two districts in the country in administering Covid-19 vaccines on Friday, when a mega drive was held nationwide on the occasion of PM Narendra Modi …
  • Krishna water release for Chennai to stop by next week September 18, 2021 11:18 pm By Express News Service CHENNAI: As reservoirs that supply water to Chennai are brimming, the release of Krishna water from Andhra Pradesh will be stopped by next week. Over 4 TMC (Thousand Million Cubic Feet) of water from Krishna was released into the …
  • Red-letter day: Chennai receives 1,000 million litres of water September 18, 2021 4:00 am Express News Service CHENNAI: For the first time since the formation of Chennai Metro Water Board in 1978, the water supply has touched 1,000 Million Litres per Day (MLD) on Friday. Copious inflow into the reservoirs due to good rainfall and the release of …
  • Nandi idol stolen from Shiva temple in Andhra Pradesh's Nellore September 17, 2021 3:25 pm Nellore: A Nandi idol has been stolen from a Shiva temple in the Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh, informed the police on Friday. Speaking to ANI, Sub-Inspector of the Chejerla Police Station, Hanif said, "On Wednesday night, some miscreants stole …
  • 14 more succumb to COVID-19 in Andhra pradesh September 17, 2021 7:15 am The State reported 14 COVID-19 deaths and 1,367 infections in the 24 hours ending Thursday morning, taking the cumulative toll to 14,044 and the tally to 20,34,786. The total recoveries increased to 20,06,034 as 1,248 patients recovered in the past one day …
  • Avigna Industrial & Logistics Park to develop warehousing facility in Karnataka September 16, 2021 6:21 pm Avigna Industrial & Logistics Park, part of Chennai-based Avigna Group will invest Rs 500-600 crore in developing 4 million sq ft Grade A warehousing facility at Karnataka’s Hoskote. The industrial park will have a Grade A warehousing capacity, to …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Two held after video of attack on woman goes viral    September 16, 2021 3:41 am By Express News Service NELLORE: Within a few hours after a video of a man assaulting a 20-year-old woman went viral on social media platforms, Nellore police arrested the accused involved in the heinous act. The accused, Pallala Venkatesh, 24, was …
  • PG medical seats may nearly double in Andhra Pradesh September 15, 2021 5:59 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: To address the severe shortage of specialist doctors in the State, the medical education board may increase the number of medical post-graduate seats in government-run colleges. The number of PG seats available may be nearly …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Active cases below 14,500 after 1,356 recover in a day September 15, 2021 5:59 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh logged 1,125 new Covid infections from 49,000-odd sample tests performed in the 24 hours ending Tuesday 9 am with a positivity rate of 2.26 per cent.Meanwhile, recoveries increased to 20,03,543 as 1,356 …
  • Andhra minister says only 27 fish tanks will be auctioned September 14, 2021 2:39 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Refuting the allegations of Opposition Leader N Chandrababu Naidu and BJP State president Somu Veerraju on the GO 217 related to auction of fish tanks, Minister for Animal Husbandry, Dairy Development and Fisheries …
  • Covid recoveries cross 20 lakhs in Andhra Pradesh, 11 more die September 13, 2021 5:12 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Covid-19 recoveries crossed 20 lakh as 1,226 more patients were declared virus-free in the State in 24 hours ending Sunday 9 am. Meanwhile, the cumulative cases reached 20.29 lakh with the addition of 1,190 infections …
  • NEET goes off smoothly in Andhra Pradesh amid Covid protocol September 13, 2021 5:11 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)-2021 for admission into MBBS, BDS and other undergraduate medical courses was held in 10 cities of Andhra Pradesh amid strict Covid protocols on Sunday, September 12, 2021 …
  • Retired tehsildar held for illegal mutation of land records related to 378 acres September 13, 2021 1:43 am Nellore: The Markapur police arrested a retired tehsidlar on Sunday for issuing Patta passbooks after irregular mutation of land records pertaining to 378.69 acres in Markapur revenue division. The tehsildar, Pallepogu Vidya Sagarudu, 60, of Vinukonda in …
  • NEET held at 151 centres with Covid precautions September 13, 2021 1:42 am Vijayawada: The NEET-2021 exam was held smoothly in 151 exam centres in 10 cities and towns across Andhra Pradesh on Sunday. The National Testing Agency (NTA) conducted the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) from 2 pm to 5 pm.   Nearly 59,000 …
  • Dilapidated school buildings posing threat in Andhra Pradesh September 13, 2021 1:42 am VIJAYAWADA: A large number of dilapidated school buildings are posing threats to the safety of students and teachers across Andhra Pradesh. Parents, while praising the efforts of the state government towards modernization of government schools under the …
  • Jamia RCA a 'second family' for over 200 civil servants September 12, 2021 10:02 am (MENAFN - IANS) By Ganesh Bhatt New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) As many as 220 students have been selected in civil services in the last 10 years from the Residential Coaching Academy (RCA) established at Jamia Millia Islamia in New Delhi. They say that the RCA …
  • New Covid cases beat recoveries for third day in Andhra Pradesh September 12, 2021 4:08 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh logged 1,145 Covid-19 infections after testing 49,000-odd samples in the 24 hours ending Saturday 9 am. In the same time, 1,090 people recovered and 17 other died from SARS-CoV-2. While the recoveries were …
  • Telugu YouTubers innovate to produce zero-budget viral videos September 12, 2021 12:20 am Express News Service Can you really earn lakhs without investing a rupee, just like the unwelcome online pop-up ads promise? Kiran, Subhani, Laiq and Varun—all in their 20s and living in film-obsessed Andhra Pradesh town of Nellore—have proved that it is …
  • Mother lives with son’s dead body for three days September 11, 2021 8:37 pm NELLORE: A dazed mother lived with the dead body of her 37-year-old son at their house in Fathekhanpeta of Nellore for three days without informing anyone about the death. The incident came to light on Thursday after neighbours alerted police when they …
  • French national murdered in Hyd by adopted daughter, partner (Ld) September 11, 2021 6:20 pm A 68-year-old French national living in Hyderabad was murdered by her adopted daughter and the latter’s live-in partner, the police said on Saturday. Marie Christine, who went missing two days ago, was found murdered near Himayat Sagar on the outskirts of …
  • The One Stop Centre, Sakhi resolves 1,000 cases in Nellore in 3 years September 11, 2021 5:42 am Express News Service NELLORE:  The One Stop Centre (Sakhi) in the district has resolved around 1,100 of the total 1,375 cases reported before it over a period of three years. A majority of the cases that have been reported pertain to extramarital affairs …
  • COVID-19: Active cases in Andhra Pradesh cross 15,000 again September 11, 2021 1:10 am Image Source : PTI SPS Nellore and Prakasam districts had two fresh fatalities each while Visakhapatnam and West Godavari had one each in a day.    Active COVID-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh crossed the 15,000 mark once again as the state reported 1,608 fresh …
  • 14 succumb to COVID-19 in State September 10, 2021 5:39 am The State reported 14 COVID-19 deaths and 1,439 infections in the 24 hours ending Thursday morning. The cumulative toll and tally increased to 13,964 and 20,26,042 respectively. The number of active cases increased to 14,624 as 1,311 patients recovered in …
  • Andhra Pradesh sees dip in black fungus cases September 10, 2021 4:26 am VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh has seen a dip in daily cases of black fungus to less than 10 – against up to 60 in the past -- thanks to the early detection and intervention steps initiated by the state government. As per data available with the state health …