• COVID-19 positivity rate in Andhra Pradesh drops to lowest at 3.27% 30 Oct 2020 06:13 The State reported 2,905 new cases and 16 deaths in the 24 hours ending Thursday morning. The daily test positivity rate at 3.27% was lowest in nearly four months, even as 88,778 samples, highest in a day so far were tested. For the fifth day in a row the …
  • Andhra Pradesh Police bag 18 Governance Now India Awards 30 Oct 2020 05:04 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh police bagged 18 more awards announced by the Governance Now India Police Awards-2020 on Thursday. The State received the Police Transformation Award for its initiatives such as Disha Mobile App, AP …
  • Bengaluru reports over half of Karnataka’s new cases 29 Oct 2020 19:38 Kerala’s incidence of COVID-19 cases stood at 7,020 on Thursday, with a testing level of 54,339 samples. The test positivity rate remained at 12.9%, more or less stable at between 12% and 14 % most of last week. The authorities added 26 new deaths to the …
  • New twist in Vizianagaram royal family controversy 29 Oct 2020 06:34 By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM:  In another twist to the controversy between members of the erstwhile Vizianagaram royal family, Lok Satta president Dr PVG Raju Kalavedika and party member Besetti Babji organised Mouna Deeksha on Wednesday in …
  • Infections in Kerala may be plateauing: experts 28 Oct 2020 19:28 Kerala’s COVID-19 case graph, which had dipped with a slump in testing changed course on Wednesday, registering 8,790 new cases from 66,980 samples. Epidemiologists said that the State’s weekly growth rate, at 10%-15% two weeks ago, came down to less than …
  • How this NGO is breaking taboos around menstrual hygiene in rural Andhra Pradesh 28 Oct 2020 08:19 When Sravani got her first period, she had no idea how to manage the bleeding since nobody had spoken about it to her. Even her mother was hush-hush about it. She ended up using cloth and missing a week’s class at school. Several girls like her in …
  • A.P. reports less than 3,000 new COVID-19 cases 28 Oct 2020 04:18 Andhra Pradesh reported 2,901 new COVID-19 cases and 19 new deaths in 24 hours ending Tuesday morning taking the tally to 8,11,825. The death toll increased to 6,625 while the death rate remains at 0.82%. Moreover, 4,352 patients have recovered and the …
  • COVID-19: Andhra Pradesh reports 4,352 recoveries against 2,901 new infections 28 Oct 2020 02:47 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Covid-19 tally in Andhra Pradesh increased to 8,11,825 as 2,901 infections were reported in the 24 hours ending Tuesday 9 am.  According to the latest bulletin issued by the State Command Control Room, the total number …
  • Active cases fall below 30,000 in A.P. 27 Oct 2020 06:36 Andhra Pradesh reported 1,901 new COVID-19 infections and 19 new deaths in the past day as of Monday morning. On Sunday morning, 2,997 new and 21 deaths were reported. The tally has gone up to 8,08,924 and the death toll increased to 6,606 with a death …
  • Andhra Pradesh breaks 32-year SW Monsoon record 27 Oct 2020 04:15 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh has received a record rainfall during the Southwest Monsoon (From June 1 to September 30) this year — the most in the last 32 years. As against the average rainfall of 51.4 cm during the South-West Monsoon, …
  • At 4.46%, positivity rate lowest in months 25 Oct 2020 06:39 The State has reported 3,342 new COVID-19 infections and 22 new deaths in the past 24 hours ending Saturday morning, taking the tally to 8,04,026 and toll to 6,566. The number of recoveries also increased to 7,65,991, with 3,572 new recoveries in the last …
  • AP crosses 8-lakh mark of total Covid cases, deaths reach 6,544 24 Oct 2020 14:22 VIJAYAWADA, OCT. 23 : Andhra Pradesh has crossed the eight-lakh mark in total number of Covid-19 cases by registering 8,00,684 instances of the disease, with 3,765 new cases having been added during the last 24 hours. State health authorities have released …
  • Andhra Pradesh’s COVID tally crosses 8 lakh with lowest death rate and highest recovery 24 Oct 2020 08:00 1.5% of State’s population infected and 13.9% tested, both highest among top 4 affected States The State's COVID-19 tally has crossed the eight lakh-mark with 4,281 new infections and 20 deaths reported in 24 hours ending Friday morning after nearly 7. …
  • Over 80k Covid samples tested in a day 24 Oct 2020 03:49 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh added 3,765 new cases of coronavirus in a day, which took its total count to 8,00,684. Overall recoveries increased to 7,62,419 lakh as 4,281 more patients were cured on Friday. With the death of 20 more …
  • A.P. reports one of the lowest deaths 23 Oct 2020 11:18 Tally inches close to 8-lakh mark; only one district reports more than two deaths The State’s COVID tally inched close to the eight-lakh mark as 3,620 new infections were reported in 24 hours ending Thursday morning. During the same period, the State saw …
  • Rs 10 cr for Rabi input subsidy to farmers 23 Oct 2020 07:38 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   The State government on Thursday gave administrative sanction for disbursing input subsidy worth Rs 10.76 crore to the farmers who suffered crop damages due to unseasonal rains from February and April this year. The …
  • Thanks to lockdown, air quality improves in Andhra Pradesh this year 23 Oct 2020 01:41 Vijayawada: Ambient air quality in 15 major cities/towns in Andhra Pradesh was found to be relatively good when compared with last year, thanks to the lockdown due to Covid-19 and the incessant rainfall. The Andhra Pradesh pollution control board ( …
  • State records 3,746 new cases; active cases at 32,376 22 Oct 2020 05:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Covid-19 tally in Andhra Pradesh rose by 3,746 to 7.93 lakh, on Wednesday. Active cases, however, stand at 32,376 as daily recoveries have been consistently surpassing new cases.  According to the latest media …
  • Andhra Pradesh to cross 8 lakh-mark in COVID-19 cases shortly 22 Oct 2020 01:58 Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh will touch eight lakh mark of total Covid-19 positive cases shortly. The state recorded 3,746 new Covid-19 cases, taking the tally to 7,93,299 and 27 deaths taking the death toll to 6,508, in the last 24 hours. The state’s Covid- …
  • Andhra Pradesh likely to receive rainfall in next two days 21 Oct 2020 03:02 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Under the influence of the Low Pressure Area in the Bay of Bengal and active South West Monsoon in the State, moderate to heavy rains lashed different parts of the state. With IMD reports stating that the Low Pressure …
  • COVID graph dips further in State 20 Oct 2020 06:26 Continuing to witness a downward trend in the incidence of COVID infections, the State records less than 3,000 new cases and the lowest single-day test positivity rate during the past three months. In last 24 hours ending Monday morning, 2,918 new cases …
  • Rains may continue for two more days 20 Oct 2020 02:53 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With a fresh low pressure area developing in the Bay of Bengal, more rains are expected to lash the state on Tuesday and Wednesday. The Indian Meterological Department has issued a warning for thunderstorm, along with …
  • Single-day spike in Covid cases falls to 2,918 in AP 20 Oct 2020 02:35 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: For the first time in nearly two months, Andhra Pradesh saw its coronavirus tally grow by  less than 3,000 in a day, on Monday. All the 13 districts recorded less than 500 new cases.According to the latest media bulletin …
  • States report fall in cases, Karnataka, A.P. test more 19 Oct 2020 17:27 After the weekend, Kerala’s graph dipped to 5,022 new COVID-19 cases, from 36,599 samples. Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Telangana also reported a drop cases. The dip in Kerala was proportionate to a lower number of samples, seen from the test positivity …
  • AP records lowest Covid-19 deaths on a single day in past three months 19 Oct 2020 13:04 Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh has crossed the 70-lakh mark in Corona tests, apart from recording the lowest 23 Covid-19 deaths on a single day in the past three months on Sunday. The dropping of Coronavirus positive cases continued with registration of 3,986 …
  • A.P. reports fewer than 4,000 COVID-19 cases for fifth time in a week 19 Oct 2020 10:47 The State reported less than 4,000 new coronavirus infections in a day for the fifth time in the past week, and only 23 new deaths. With 3,986 new infections and 23 new deaths in the last 24 hours ending on Sunday, the cumulative tally increased to 7,83, …
  • Andhra Pradesh conducts over 70 lakh Covid confirmatory tests 19 Oct 2020 04:25 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The overall coronavirus confirmatory tests conducted by the state crossed the 70 lakh mark on Sunday. Andhra Pradesh stands fifth in terms of the total number of Covid-19 tests conducted after Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Tamil …
  • COVID-19 | Andhra Pradesh reports fewer than 4,000 new cases 18 Oct 2020 06:03 The State has once again reported fewer than four thousand new infections with the lowest single-day positivity rate in months. With 3,676 new infections and 24 new deaths in 24 hours ending Saturday morning, the total case load increased to 7,79,146 while …
  • Cop fixes potholes in Andhra Pradesh, wins applauds from commuters 18 Oct 2020 03:45 By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: Instead of running from pillar to post after government officials, a constable, recognising the fact that potholes contributed in a major way to road accidents, covered two of them on China Ravupalli bridge on his own. …
  • Active cases fall below 40,000 in A.P. 17 Oct 2020 10:31 Andhra Pradesh reported 3,967 new infections and 25 new deaths in 24 hours ending Friday morning, according to the Health Department's bulletin. With this, the infection tally increased to 7,75,470 and the death toll went up to 6,382. After more than …
  • 7.3 lakh of total 7.7 lakh COVID-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh recover 17 Oct 2020 04:53 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Covid-19 tally in Andhra Pradesh increased to 7,75,470 with 3,967 new cases reported in the 24 hours ending 9 am on Friday. About 5,010 patients were discharged from hospitals across the State, taking the total number of …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 31-10-2020 29 Oct 2020 19:27 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 31.10.2020 from 09.00 am to 02.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 02.00 P.M if the works are completed. MATHUR AREA : Parvathipuram, Indl Garden, Annai Nagar, Vetti nagar, …
  • BJP appoints new office bearers in AP 13 Sep 2020 16:43 Amaravati, Sep 13 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh unit of BJP appointed a slew of office bearers for the party, headed by president Somu Veerraju on Sunday. “I congratulate the new office bearers to various positions in the party. I wish all of them to work with …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 25-08-2020 24 Aug 2020 18:56 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 25.08.2020 from 09.00 am to 02.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 02.00 P.M if the works are completed. AVADI AREA:  Vaishnavi nagar, Cholambedu, Nethaji nagar, Bharathi nagar, …
  • Don’t relocate Central Tribal University: BJP Andhra chief Somu Veerraju 17 Aug 2020 03:37 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: BJP state chief Somu Veerraju has demanded that the YSRC government reconsider its plan to relocate the Central Tribal University to Kottakki in Vizianagaram district from earlier proposed Relli.  He said setting up the …
  • Revolutionary Telugu writer Vangapandu Prasad Rao dies in Andhra Pradesh at 77 04 Aug 2020 06:54 By Express News Service VIJAYWADA: Revolutionary writer and singer Vangapandu Prasad Rao, passed away at his residence in Parvathipuram of Vizianagaram district in the early hours of Tuesday, following cardiac arrest. He was 77. He is survived by his …
  • Human Rights Forum: LS segment-based district formation irrational 21 Jul 2020 03:31 By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM:  The Human Rights Forum (HRF) has felt that formation of smaller districts is long overdue as Andhra Pradesh has a very low number of districts. However, the government is contemplating making the parliamentary …
  • Kalaburagi clocks 99 cases in a day, 3 deaths in Bengaluru 09 Jun 2020 03:02 By Express News Service BENGALURU: With 99 travellers from Maharashtra testing positive for the coronavirus in Kalaburagi in a single day, the district has 759 cases in all, and the highest number in Karnataka. In all, 308 fresh patients reported positive …
  • Rs 130 crore for 236 roads, 57 buildings in Agency areas 11 Jan 2020 06:03 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Deputy Chief Minister (Tribal Welfare) P Pushpa Srivani has said the government released `130.46 crore for laying roads and construction of 56 buildings in the Agency areas. She hopes that 236 roads, once completed, …
  • Why Satya Nadella's dad will always be remembered 23 Oct 2019 17:09 Bukkapuram Nadella Yugandhar's 'formidable legacy will survive through a generation of civil servants whom he trained, nurtured, mentored and inspired with a rare combination of energy, enthusiasm and passion,' remembers former RBI governor Dr …
  • Separate commissions for SC/STs on the cards in Andhra Pradesh 30 Aug 2019 06:08 The State government has decided to constitute separate commissions for the Scheduled Castes (SCs) and the Scheduled Tribes (STs) in the State. It proposes to table the relevant Bills in this regard in the Assembly soon. The government has also decided to …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 30-08-2019 28 Aug 2019 13:31 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 30.08.2019 from 09.00 am to 05.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 05.00 P.M if the works are completed. VELACHERY AREA : Part of Velachery Tambaram main road, Part of 100 Feet …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 17-08-2019 14 Aug 2019 23:10 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 17.08.2019 from 09.00 am to 05.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 05.00 P.M if the works are completed. SAIDAPET AREA : LDG road, Park Talk office Road, Sri Nagar Colony 1 Part …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 24-07-2019 22 Jul 2019 11:09 Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 24.09.2018 from 09.00 am to 04.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 04.00 P.M if the works are completed. K.K.NAGAR AREA : KK nagar, Ashok nagar,  MGR nagar, Ekkattuthangal, …
  • Jagan government transfers 47 IAS officers in AP, 2nd rejig this month 22 Jun 2019 13:13 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In another major reshuffle, 47 IAS officers were transferred by the state government, the second such exercise in less than a month. The orders were issued by Chief Secretary LV Subramanyam late on Friday night. On June …
  • In bureaucratic reshuffle, AP govt transfers 32 IAS officers 22 Jun 2019 08:52 The transfer orders were issued Friday midnight. Amaravati: The Andhra Pradesh government transferred as many as 32 IAS officers and gave postings to seven others, in a bureaucratic reshuffle. The transfer orders were issued Friday midnight. Three senior …
  • Traders want Jayamohan booked 17 Jun 2019 16:21 NAGERCOIL Accusing writer Jayamohan of having verbally abused and assaulted a grocery shop owner and his wife on June 14, Tamil Nadu Vanigar Sangangalin Peravai has appealed to Kanniyakumari Superintendent of Police N. Sreenath to register a case against …
  • DMK functionary held for assaulting writer Jayamohan 15 Jun 2019 20:21 A grocer, also a DMK functionary, was arrested by the police for allegedly assaulting writer Jayamohan and verbally abusing his family on Friday night. The police said that Mr. Jayamohan of Saradha Nagar near Parvathipuram bought two packets of dosa batter …
  • Women’s group in Chennai bats for dual-member system in elections 28 Mar 2019 08:06 Express News Service CHENNAI: Should the dual-member constituency system be revived in the country after nearly six decades of their abolition? Yes, says Bharatiya Stree Shakti (BSS), which led more than 50 women organisations a decade ago. The BSS has …
  • 3,925 nominations filed for 175 Assembly segments and 548 for 25 Lok Sabha seats 27 Mar 2019 05:25 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Gopal Krishna Dwivedi has informed that as many as 3,925 nominations were filed for 175 Assembly constituencies and 548 for the 25 Lok Sabha segments for the April 11 elections. While …
  • Father or daughter? Araku voters to decide which side they are on 23 Mar 2019 21:11 The battle runs within the family in the Araku Lok Sabha constituency, spread over 450 kilometres and second only to Jaisalmer is geographical spread, in Andhra Pradesh. Telugu Desam Party candidate V. Kishore Chandra Deo, a six-time MP and former Union …
  • TDP announces 126 candidates for Assembly polls 15 Mar 2019 04:15 Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party late on Thursday night released a list of 126 candidates for the April 11 assembly  elections, which includes Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu who will contest from Kuppam constituency while his son, IT Minister …
  • TDP announces 126 candidates for Assembly polls; Naidu, son Nara Lokesh to contest 15 Mar 2019 01:00 [India], Mar 15 (ANI): Telugu Desam Party late on Thursday night released a list of 126 candidates for the April 11 assembly  elections, which includes Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu who will contest from Kuppam constituency while his son, …
  • PM Modi in Kanyakumari: My family is 130 crore Indians, I will live and die for them 07 Mar 2019 17:52 PM Modi addresses rally in Kanyakumari Prime Minister Narendra Modi  addressed a rally in Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu on Friday. HIGHLIGHTS: Watch Video:  03:50 pm: PM Modi in Kanyakumari: My family is 130 crore Indians. I will live for them, I will die for …
  • Don't weaken nation for sake of politics: PM 01 Mar 2019 11:23 KANYAKUMARI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked opposition parties not to weaken the country for the sake of politics. “Modi might go. India will remain. Do not weaken our nation to strengthen your politics. We are Indians first. Your politics …
  • PM Narendra Modi to opposition parties: Don’t weaken our country for sake of politics 01 Mar 2019 10:48 KANYAKUMARI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked opposition parties not to weaken the country for the sake of politics. “Modi might go. India will remain. Do not weaken our nation to strengthen your politics. We are Indians first. Your politics …
  • PM to launch, lay foundation of Rs 2,995 cr highway projects in TN 28 Feb 2019 11:50 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch and lay foundation stone for highway projects worth Rs 2,995 crore in Tamil Nadu on Friday, the government said. He will also launch a road safety park and transport museum there. "Prime Minister Shri Narendra …
  • Amravati to soon have replica of TTD 01 Feb 2019 09:57 TIRUPATI: A traditional ceremony was held Thursday in Amaravati, capital city of Andhra Pradesh, for the proposed Rs 150 crore Lord Venkateswara temple, a 'replica' of the famous hill shrine of the deity at nearby Tirumala. Ahead of the foundation …
  • AK Singhal unveils Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams’s development initiatives 27 Jan 2019 07:32 By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Maha Samprokshanam will be performed at the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) constructed Lord Venkateswara temple on Swamy Vivekananda Trust office premises in Kanyakumari, on Sunday, Anil Kumar Singhal, Executive …
  • It’s raining infrastructure projects in Tamil Nadu ahead of Narendra Modi’s likely visit 24 Dec 2018 03:10 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Amid speculations that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would visit the State, to participate in the inaugural function of a slew of projects in January, the Centre has gone on a project approval spree for Tamil Nadu.  Many …
  • Telangana: Man hacked to death with sickle 22 Nov 2018 10:49 [India], Nov 22 (ANI): A man was brutally murdered by unknown attackers with a sickle in Telangana's Medchal town last night. According to Medipally police, the deceased, identified as Raji Reddy, was travelling to Parvathipuram by car when a few …
  • Jagan says CM Naidu scripted knife attack 18 Nov 2018 05:49 By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: Breaking his 24-day-long silence on the attack on him at the Visakhapatnam Airport, YSRC chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Saturday said Chief  Minister N Chandrababu Naidu had conspired to kill him and scripted the attack …
  • Pregnant women from hilltops to be shifted before date of delivery  09 Sep 2018 01:28 By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: Taking the instances of deliveries that are being reported en route the hospitals, particularly from hilltop areas of Parvathipuram, Parvathipuram ITDA PO Dr. Laxmisha has decided to bring down all pregnant women, …
  • Flood threat looms over Srikakulam, Vizianagaram 16 Aug 2018 12:14 Srikakulam and Vizianagaram districts were facing flood threat with rain pounding the region for the third consecutive day. The Nagavali and Vamasadhara rivers were in spate. Irrigation officials released 65,531 cusecs from the Gotta barrage. They also …
  • NMU urges CM to ensure new pay scale 21 Jun 2018 02:00 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Members of National Mazdoor Union (NMU), a recognised body in AP State Road Transport Corporation (RTC), met Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and submitted a memorandum appealing him to direct the RTC management to …
  • Pawan warns that Andhra will break up 01 Jun 2018 13:01 Hyderabad: Film star turned politician Pawan Kalyan has warned that if the wrong developmental policies of the past are continued, Andhra Pradesh will again break up into three. Pawan, founder of Jana Sena Party, told a public meeting in Parvathipuram …
  • Info revolution in the offing 16 May 2018 03:08 Andhra Pradesh will reach a major milestone in taking the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) closer to the tribals with GiriNet. The government has chalked out plans to provide Internet, TV and telephone facilities in all gram panchayats of …
  • Woman hired gang to kill husband, paid them with wedding ring: cops 09 May 2018 00:27 The police said the woman had hired a gang of unemployed B Tech graduates for the murder and had paid them off with her wedding ring. A newly-married woman was arrested in connection with the murder of her husband in Andhra Pradesh’s Vizianagaram district …
  • Newly married woman gives wedding ring as supari to ‘BTech gang’ to kill her husband 08 May 2018 18:25 A newly-married woman who gave her wedding ring as payment to a gang of unemployed BTech graduates to get her husband murdered has been arrested by police in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh. (Representational Image) A newly-married woman who gave …
  • Bolt from the blue: 10 dead, 5 missing in Andhra Pradesh 02 May 2018 01:28 By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM/VIJAYAWADA/KAKINADA:  Heavy rain lashed central and north coastal Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday, claiming 10 lives. Five from Vizianagaram and Visakhapatnam districts are missing at sea. The bright sky was …
  • Madras HC orders status quo on co-operative polls 10 Apr 2018 02:44 MADURAI: The Madurai Bench of Madras HC ordered status quo on the co-operative elections and sought report from the Cooperative Societies Election Commission on a petition praying to conduct re-elections to the societies. R Sakkarapani, DMK Whip and …
  • Mild showers, winds bring cheer to coastal Andhra Pradesh 09 Apr 2018 01:01 VIJAYAWADA: Parts of Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, East Godavari and Srikakulam received mild showers and gusty winds bringing some respite from the heat on Sunday. The Indian Meteorological Department, Hyderabad, issued a warning that thunderstorm …
  • Growing gun culture in AP's Vizianagaram district puts cops on their toes 26 Mar 2018 23:36 File Image for Representational Purposes. VIZIANAGARAM: People became timid and tension prevailed across the district after the gunfire incident in the district headquarters on Saturday night. Though it was the third instance in the last one year, it was …
  • Dr.YSR Horticulture University to start polytechnic colleges in private sector 03 Mar 2018 00:42 GUNTUR: The governing committee of Dr. YSR Horticulture University (YSRHU) has decided to start horticulture polytechnic colleges in private sector. The university will invite applications for establishment of colleges in Nellore, Kurnool, Visakhapatnam …
  • TTD EO announces slew of proposals with emphasis on pilgrim amenities    27 Jan 2018 07:30 Image for representational purpose only TIRUPATI: In his Republic Day speech, TTD Executive Officer Anil Kumar Singhal announced new proposals and projects at TTD headquarters here on Friday. After hoisting the national flag, in his Republic Day address at …
  • ACB nabs Andhra ITDA engineer for amassing Rs 20 crore worth assets 30 Dec 2017 04:22 SRIKAKULAM: The ACB on Friday nabbed yet another government official for amassing assets disproportionate to his known sources of income.The market value of the property and goods seized from the ITDA Seethampeta deputy executive engineer working at …
  • Man stabs Mumbai woman after she refuses to marry him 07 Nov 2017 21:12 DHNS, Bengaluru, Nov 8 2017, 1:09 IST A 33-year-old woman from Mumbai is battling for life after a 36-year-old man from the city reportedly stabbed her for saying no to his marriage proposal. Kavita Agarwal, of Chembur, Mumbai, decided to remarry as her …
  • Heavy rain likely in coastal Andhra  18 Sep 2017 05:36 Image used for representational purpose VISAKHAPATNAM: With the upper air cyclonic circulation remaining active over the northern Andhra Pradesh, the weathermen have warned of heavy rain in coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema districts in the next 24 hours. The …
  • Prostitution racket busted in city, 4 held 19 Aug 2017 04:36 For representational purpose | File Photo VIJAYAWADA: The task force and the law and order police busted a prostitution racket running under the garb of real estate on Thursday night, and arrested four persons, including two male customers from …
  • Telangana struggles to attach officials' ill-gotten assets 08 Aug 2017 00:35 Hyderabad: The Telangana State, which is struggling to attach the properties of corrupt officials, needs stringent legislation on the lines of Andhra Pradesh, to confiscate ill-gotten wealth instead of just attachment of the assets. The AP Special Courts …
  • Bizman shot dead in Vizianagaram district 24 Jul 2017 03:18 VIZIANAGARAM: Unidentified miscreants shot a local businessman dead in Janasakthi Colony of Parvathipuram area of Vizianagaram district Saturday night, just days after a Jharkhand gang stabbed a trader in his flat to death in Visakhapatnam.   The incident …
  • Andhra businessman shot dead by gunman 23 Jul 2017 15:28 VIZINAGARAM: A businessman was shot dead by unidentified miscreants in Andhra Pradesh's Vizianagaram district on Saturday night.  The man, identified as P Murali Krishnudu (50), ran a supermarket along with few partners in Parvathipuram. He was …
  • Fort town set to become a sports hub 26 May 2017 05:42 A roadmap is being readied to develop sports infrastructure and training institutes, particularly after the State government and Sports Authority of Andhra Pradesh (SAAP) sanctioned six Kreeda Vikas Kendras (KVKs) in Assembly constituencies, 164 school …
  • 600 Anganwadis to be built in Andhra Pradesh's Vizianagaram 08 May 2017 01:16 VIZIANAGARAM: Mines minister RV Sujay Krishna Ranga Rao on Sunday said that the government was taking all measures to improve the rural areas of the state. Participating in a development programmes here, the minister said the government is giving priority …
  • Vaibhav Jewellers opens new outlet 09 Apr 2017 18:48 After successfully running multiple outlets in Andhra Pradesh, Vaibhav Jewellers, a retail unit of Manoj Vaibhav Gems ‘n’ Jewellers Pvt. Ltd., launched its first outlet in Telangana. On Sunday, the jewellery brand started its ninth retail store in …
  • 40 dead as Hirakhand Express derails in AP 23 Jan 2017 07:33 Agencies, Visakhapatnam At least 40 people were killed and 100 others injured when Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express, hurtling through the pitch dark, derailed near Kuneru Railway Station in Komarada Mandal of Vizianagaram district in Andhra Pradesh …
  • 39 Dead After Train Derails In India 22 Jan 2017 20:29 At least 39 passengers were killed and about 69 others were injured when Hirakhand Express, an overnight train from Jagdalpur to Bhubaneswar, derailed in India. The incident took place around 11:30 pm IST near Andhra Pradesh's Vizianagaram district …
  • 40 killed as Hirakhand Express derails near Vizianagaram 22 Jan 2017 18:58 Accident may be due to a fracture on the lines Visakhapatnam, Jan 22:   In a major railway accident, 40 rail passengers died and nearly 100 were injured, when the engine and eight compartments of the Jagdalpur – Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express derailed near …
  • Bride-to-be loses parents in Hirakhand train mishap 22 Jan 2017 16:36 BHUBANESWAR: Accompanied by her parents, Tejeswari Pandit, 22, was on her way to Jagannath temple in Puri to give her wedding invite card to the Lord, which many in Odisha do. Her dream stands shattered as her parents died in the Saturday night Hirakhand …
  • Hirakhand Express derailment: 23 of 39 dead in train accident identified 22 Jan 2017 16:14 By: PTI | Visakhapatnam | Published:January 22, 2017 9:05 pm Kuneru: The mangled remains of Hirakhand Express which met with an accident near Kuneru station in Vizianagaram, Andra Pradesh on Sunday. PTI Photo(PTI1_22_2017_000137A) Railway officials have so …
  • She wanted to seek Lord's blessings, lost parents 22 Jan 2017 15:24 BHUBANESWAR: Accompanied by her parents, Tejeswari Pandit, 22, was on her way to Jagannath temple in Puri to give her wedding invite card to the Lord, which many in Odisha do. Her dream stands shattered as her parents died in the Saturday night Hirakhand …
  • She wanted to seek Lord's blessings, lost pa... 22 Jan 2017 15:22 BHUBANESWAR: Accompanied by her parents, Tejeswari Pandit, 22, was on her way to Jagannath temple in Puri to give her wedding invite card to the Lord, which many in Odisha do. Her dream stands shattered as her parents died in the Saturday night Hirakhand …
  • Stringent action against guilty in Hirakhand Exp mishap:Prabhu 22 Jan 2017 14:41 Bhubaneswar, Jan 22, 2017 (PTI) Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today said "stringent action" will be taken against those found responsible for the derailment of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express today which has killed at least 39 people. …
  • Odisha Police rules out involvement of Maoists in Andhra train derailment 22 Jan 2017 11:03 Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Police on Sunday ruled out involvement of Maoists in the derailment of the Hirakhand Express in which the railways are suspecting sabotage. “There is no indication of Maoist hand behind the derailment of the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar …
  • Hirakhand Express: Railways suspect sabotage, Odisha DGP rules out Maoists involvement 22 Jan 2017 09:56 Odisha Police today ruled out involvement of Maoists in the derailment of the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express in which the railways are suspecting sabotage.  "There is no indication of Maoist hand behind the derailment of the Jagdalpur- …
  • 36 killed in Andhra train derailment 22 Jan 2017 09:35  22 Jan 2017 - 11:31 Derailed coaches of a Hirakhand express train from Jagdalpur to Bhubaneswar are seen near Kuneri station, in the state of Andhra Pradesh, outside the town of Rayagada, India, in this still image from video January 22, 2017. ANI via …
  • 36 killed as Hirakhand Express derails near Vizianagaram 22 Jan 2017 09:30 Visakhapatnam, Jan 22:   In a major railway accident, at least 36 people were killed and over 60 injured, ten of them critically, when nine bogies of the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express derailed near the Kuneru railway station in Komarada mandal of …
  • Hirakhand Express: Railways suspect sabotage, Odisha DGP rules ou.. 22 Jan 2017 08:49 Odisha Police today ruled out involvement of Maoists in the derailment of the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express in which the railways are suspecting sabotage.  "There is no indication of Maoist hand behind the derailment of the Jagdalpur- …
  • Hirakhand train accident 22 Jan 2017 07:36 NEW DELHI: At least 32 people were killed and over 100 were believed to be injured after nine coaches of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express+ derailed in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, officials said today. The incident took place around 11pm …
  • 32 killed as Hirakhand Express derails in Andhra 22 Jan 2017 06:37 NEW DELHI: At least 32 people were killed and over 100 were believed to be injured after nine coaches of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express+ derailed in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, officials said today. The incident took place around 11pm …
  • 32 killed as Hirakhand Express derails in AndhraThe incident took place around 11 PM on Saturday night when the train was on its way to Bhubaneswar from Jagdalpur. The engine and nine coaches of train no - 18448 Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express went off… 22 Jan 2017 05:47 NEW DELHI: At least 32 people were killed and over 100 were believed to be injured after nine coaches of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express+ derailed in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, officials said today. The incident took place around 11pm …
  • 32 killed as 9 coaches of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express derail in Andhra Pradesh 22 Jan 2017 05:45 NEW DELHI: At least 32 people were killed and over 100 were believed to be injured after nine coaches of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express+ derailed in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, officials said today. The incident took place around 11pm …
  • 27 killed in Andhra train derailment 22 Jan 2017 05:21 Vizianagaram (Andhra Pradesh): At least 27 people were killed and over 50 others injured when the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express derailed in Andhra Pradesh's Vizianagaram district, police said. The incident occurred on Saturday night at 11.30 …
  • 32 killed as Hirakhand Express derails in AndhraThe incident took place around 11 PM on Saturday night when the train was on its way to Bhubaneswar from Jagdalpur. The engine and nine coaches of train no - 18448 Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express went off… 22 Jan 2017 04:56 NEW DELHI: At least 32 people were killed and over 100 were believed to be injured after nine coaches of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express derailed in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, officials said today. The incident took place around 11pm yesterday …
  • 32 killed as Hirakhand Express derails in Andhra 22 Jan 2017 04:53 NEW DELHI: At least 32 people were killed and over 100 were believed to be injured after nine coaches of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express derailed in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, officials said today. The incident took place around 11pm yesterday …
  • 32 killed as 9 coaches of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express derail 22 Jan 2017 04:30 NEW DELHI: At least 32 people were killed and over 100 were believed to be injured after nine coaches of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express derailed in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, officials said today. The incident took place around 11pm yesterday …