• 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 …