• YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to take oath with 15 ministers 24 May 2019 21:54 Hyderabad: YSRC president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy’s ministers are likely take oath along with him on May 30 when he swears in as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. Mr Reddy may induct about 15 ministers initially. Given the strength of the AP Assembly, the …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy makes it after a 9-year wait 23 May 2019 23:59 Riding the crest of a strong anti-incumbency wave against the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) government and after a nine-year wait, YSR Congress Party leader Y.S Jagan Mohan Reddy inched closer to his dream of becoming Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, steering …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Civic body mulls WTP at Ryves canal 22 May 2019 07:29 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In an attempt to treat household sewage flowing into the irrigation canals, Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC), in association with several Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs), will set up an On-site Wastewater …
  • Hired bus drivers stage protest, refuse to carry excess passengers 17 May 2019 04:45 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Passengers commuting from Machilipatnam to various parts of Krishna district faced a harrowing time on Thursday morning after the hired bus drivers of State Road Transport Corporation (RTC) staged a protest at …
  • AUCET 2019 results declared, websites to check 16 May 2019 12:32 AUCET results 2019: The candidates can check the results through the official website audoa.in AUCET results 2019: The result of the Andhra University Common Entrance Test (AUCET 2019) has been announced. All those who had appeared for the same can check …
  • Three of a family held for killing man 14 May 2019 04:04 By Express News Service ELURU: Four persons, including a woman, were taken into police custody in connection with the alleged murder of a man, whose charred remains were found in Pentapadu of West Godavari district on May 8.   Disclosing details of the …
  • Four bike-lifters arrested 08 May 2019 07:49 By Express News Service ELURU: Police arrested four bike-lifters, including two minors, and recovered seven motorcycles from them in Bhimavaram on Tuesday. Police said the modus operandi of bike-lifters was that they would observe the motorcycles parked in …
  • Friends stab man for Rs 10 07 May 2019 06:14 By Express News Service ELURU: A dispute over Rs 10 led to a man getting stabbed on his neck by his two friends. The incident took place at Nidadavolu on Monday. The police said Ganesh, Syma and Prabhu, who sold gutka and khaini stocks to local traders, …
  • Cyclone Fani: Special trains from Chennai to Odisha 05 May 2019 02:14 By Express News Service CHENNAI: In order to facilitate Odisha-bound passengers who were stranded in Chennai and other parts of Tamil Nadu followed by cancellation of trains due to Cyclone Fani, Southern Railway will operate two special trains. According …
  • Canals rid of 1,200 tonne of garbage on last day of special drive 04 May 2019 06:51 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Some 1,200 tonne of garbage was removed from canals in Vijayawada and its outlying villages in the two-day cleaning drive ‘Nenu Saitham Krishnamma Suddhi Sevalo’, that concluded on Friday. Some 800 tonne of garbage was …
  • 25K to take part in drive to clean highly polluted canals 02 May 2019 06:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A two-day canal cleaning programme, ‘Nenu Saitham Krishnamma Suddhi Sevalo’, will take off on Thursday in Vijayawada. In this drive, 102 NGOs, staff from 84 departments of the State government and over 25,000 people are …
  • West Godavari becoming a hub of cricket betting? 30 Apr 2019 04:49 By Express News Service ELURU: West Godavari district, which has earned dubious distinction for cockfights, is also fast becoming a hub of IPL cricket betting. Betting on IPL matches is going on unabated in several parts of the district. According to …
  • Pesticide mixed in tank, watchman averts tragedy 22 Apr 2019 05:56 By Express News Service ELURU:  A major tragedy was averted at Kumaradevam village in Kovvur mandal on Sunday with the timely action of a watchman of a water tank. Some unidentified miscreants mixed pesticide in the sump.  The village with a population of …
  • Groundwater levels deplete in 26 mandals of Krishna district 18 Apr 2019 05:24 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With mercury levels soaring day-by-day, 26 mandals out of the total 50 mandals in Krishna district are facing acute drinking water crisis due to depletion in groundwater levels when compared to the corresponding period …
  • Hundreds assemble at hill shrine for ‘Walk for Christ’ 17 Apr 2019 06:22 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Christians in large numbers took part in ‘Walk for Christ’ here on Tuesday, organised by Catholic Diocese of Vijayawada in connection with the Holy Week. Monsignor Muvvala Prasad flagged off the walk from Gunadala, and …
  • Fall and fall of a woman 15 Apr 2019 17:30 Entertainment    Bangalore    Chennai and Tamil Nadu    Delhi    Hyderabad    Thiruvananthapuram    Fall and fall of a woman The play `Chillarakottu Chittemma', staged by four different groups, was a moving enactment. Social drama A scene from ` …
  • Andhra polls: TDP, YSRC claim 3 deaths in clash, 73 pc as voting concludes 11 Apr 2019 18:24 Amaravati: Two party workers, including one belonging to the ruling TDP, were killed in a clash Thursday while technical problems in EVMs hampered the poll process in some booths, as 73 per cent polling was recorded by closing time at 6 pm for the 25 Lok …
  • Andhra polls: 2 party workers killed in clash, 41 pc polling till 1pm 11 Apr 2019 14:22 Amaravati: Two party workers, including one belonging to the ruling TDP, were killed in a clash Thursday while technical problems in EVMs hampered the poll process in some booths, as 41 per cent polling was recorded till 1 pm for the 25 Lok Sabha and 175 …
  • Lok Sabha elections 2019: Violence, 'EVM glitches' and missing names mar phase I 11 Apr 2019 13:53 By PTI NEW DELHI: Election 2019 kicked off to a troubled start on Thursday with two people being killed in clashes in Andhra Pradesh, an IED blast in Maharashtra, reports of EVM glitches and multiple complaints from voters about their names not being on …
  • Widespread Clashes In Andhra Pradesh Over Elections, TDP Worker Dead 11 Apr 2019 13:46 Violence between rival groups was reported from Chittur, Ananthpur, Guntakal, Kadappa, and Guntur. New Delhi/Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh witnessed violence in at least four constituencies during today's polling, in which at least one person died. …
  • LS elections: Violence, 'EVM glitches' and missing names mar Phase 1 11 Apr 2019 13:35 NEW DELHI: Election 2019 kicked off to a troubled start on Thursday with two people being killed in clashes in Andhra Pradesh, an IED blast in Maharashtra, reports of EVM glitches and multiple complaints from voters about their names not being on the …
  • Andhra Pradesh: 2 party workers killed in clash 11 Apr 2019 13:13 AMARAVATI: Two party workers, including one belonging to the ruling TDP, were killed in a clash on Thursday, while technical problems in EVMs hampered the poll process in some booths, as 41 per cent polling was recorded till 1 pm for the 25 Lok Sabha and …
  • Violence, reports of EVM glitches and missing names mar round one of Election 2019 11 Apr 2019 13:06 NEW DELHI: Election 2019 kicked off to a troubled start on Thursday with two people being killed in clashes in Andhra Pradesh, an IED blast in Maharashtra, reports of EVM glitches and multiple complaints from voters about their names not being on the …
  • Watch: TDP, YSRC workers clashes in Andhra Pradesh 11 Apr 2019 07:22 Amaravati: Clashes broke out on Thursday between workers of Telugu Desam Party and YSR Congress at various places in Andhra Pradesh even as technical glitches in Electronic Voting Machines hampered the poll process at numerous polling booths as voting got …
  • Jana Sena candidate K Madhusudan Gupta breaks EVM, technical glitch tests Andhra voters' patience 11 Apr 2019 06:21 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Polling for 2019 elections across the state commenced on Thursday morning at 7 a.m. with people queuing up at polling centres to exercise their right to vote. Frustrated over one EVM not working, Jana Sena candidate for …
  • Parties counting on migrant voters for favourable poll results 09 Apr 2019 05:06 Express News Service ONGOLE/ELURU: "Do Not lose a single vote as each of them counts." This is the motto of every political party in the State, which is more or less witnessing a triangular contest for the race to the Assembly. To realise …
  • SCR to operate 53 special trains to clear summer passenger rush 05 Apr 2019 07:26 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  South Central Railway (SCR) will run 53 special trains between Secunderabad-Vijayawada-Hyderabad, Hyderabad-Srikakulam Road, Secunderabad -Narsapur, Hyderabad-Tirupati, Kakinada Town-Secunderabad and Kanpur Central- …
  • Won’t tolerate attempts to deceive A.P., says Naidu 01 Apr 2019 01:42 Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday said that he had no objection to YSRCP president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy toeing the line of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but warned that he would not tolerate any attempt by Mr. Reddy to deceive the people of …
  • South Central Railway announces 24 special trains 29 Mar 2019 21:06 [India], Mar 30 (ANI): In order to clear extra rush of passengers during the summer, the South Central Railway (SCR) on Friday announced that it will run 24 special trains between Kacheguda and Visakhapatnam. These special trains will consist of AC II Tier …
  • Caste factor to play key role in triangular contest in West Godavari district 28 Mar 2019 06:25 Express News Service ELURU: Caste equations are likely to play an important role in deciding the fate of contesting candidates in West Godavari district as the ruling TDP, Opposition YSRC and new entrant Jana Sena are banking on the support of different …
  • 20 lakh Seemandhra voters exodus to Andhra Pradesh likely; Telangana to face impact in LS polls 28 Mar 2019 06:25 Express News Service HYDERABAD: A whopping 20 lakh voters of Seemandhra origin appear all set to fan out to various districts of Andhra Pradesh to cast their votes for the Assembly and Lok Sabha elections on April 11. Though one can vote at only one …
  • Poll outcome in Kadapa, Eluru determines ruling party! 25 Mar 2019 04:42 Express News Service ELURU/KADAPA: Call it a coincidence, but the party that wins the Rajampet Assembly constituency in Kadapa and Eluru segment in West Godavari has formed government in the State. This trend has been continuing for the last three …
  • 2019 LS polls: TDP leader sells guavas to muster support 24 Mar 2019 12:20 Rao, popularly known as Maganti Babu, was accompanied by Kaikaluru Assembly contestant JMV Ramana and other leaders. Krishna: TDP leader Maganti Venkateswar Rao, who is contesting in the upcoming Lok Sabha election from Eluru seat, sold guavas for a brief …
  • Kapu candidates dominate Jana Sena list 24 Mar 2019 06:46 Express News Service KAKINADA/ELURU: The Jana Sena Party (JSP), whose chief Pawan Kalyan talks of a society without caste, creed and religion, has given the lion’s share of tickets in the twin Godavari districts to candidates from one particular …
  • Ahead of LS polls, TDP leader sells guavas to muster support 24 Mar 2019 00:10 [India], Mar 24 (ANI): TDP leader Maganti Venkateswar Rao, who is contesting in the upcoming Lok Sabha election from Eluru seat, sold guavas for a brief period of time while campaigning in Kaikaluru area here on Saturday. Rao, popularly known as Maganti …
  • YSRC banks on fresh faces, TDP old horses 21 Mar 2019 06:01 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Both the ruling TDP and Opposition YSRC have fielded many fresh faces for the April 11 Lok Sabha elections in the State. As both the parties are targeting to win as many number of MP seats as possible to play a crucial role …
  • TDP announces candidates for 25 LS seats in Andhra 19 Mar 2019 04:34 Amaravati, March 19 (IANS) The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Tuesday announced its candidates for all the 25 Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh for the coming general elections. Three former Union Ministers who had resigned from the Congress to join the TDP …
  • YSRCP releases final list of candidates for LS polls 17 Mar 2019 09:08 Category: Andhra Pradesh, Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Mar 17, 2019, 1:41 pm IST Updated: Mar 17, 2019, 1:41 pm IST Kadapa: The YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) on Sunday released the final list of its candidates for 25 parliamentary constituency …
  • YSRC announces first list of 9 candidates for Lok Sabha polls in Andhra 16 Mar 2019 18:18 AMARAVATI: The YSR Congress on Saturday night announced its first list of nine candidates for the April 11 Lok Sabha elections in Andhra Pradesh. Party president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy is expected to announce the next list of candidates, possibly for all the …
  • KTM holds stunt show in Vijayawada 16 Mar 2019 06:05 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: KTM, the European racing legend, conducted a breath-taking stunt show at KL University, Vijayawada, on Friday. A professional team demonstrated stunts on KTM Duke bikes and awed the audience.  According to Amit Nandi, …
  • Jana Sena releases the first list of candidates for Lok Sabha and Assembly constituencies 14 Mar 2019 14:54 Jana Sena Party (JSP) has released the first list of candidates for four Lok Sabha (LS) and 32 Assembly constituencies a few hours before the party's formation day celebrations began at Rajahmundry on Thursday. ONGC former executive director D.M.R. …
  • Janasena MLA Candidate List 2019 14 Mar 2019 13:09 VIJAYAWADA: Actor-turned-politician and Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan released party's first list of candidates for upcoming Lok Sabha and Andhra assembly elections. Pawan released the list of four parliamentary and 32 assembly constituencies on the …
  • AP: Jana Sena Party releases first list of candidates for Lok Sabha and Assembly elections 14 Mar 2019 09:27 [India], March 14 (ANI): Janasena Chief Pawan Kalyan on Wednesday announced the first list of candidates contesting from Jana Sena Party (JSP) for upcoming Assembly and Lok Sabha elections. JSP is the first party to announce the list of candidates for Lok …
  • Jana Sena Candidate List 2019 14 Mar 2019 05:58 VIJAYAWADA: Actor turned politician Pawan Kalyan released the first list of candidates for upcoming Lok Sabha and Andhra assembly elections. Janasena chief released the list of four parliamentary and 32 assembly constituencies on its formation day. The …
  • Andhra Police seize 30 kg gold 12 Mar 2019 19:11 [India], Mar 12 (ANI): A team of Andhra Pradesh Police on Tuesday recovered 30 kilograms of gold in a raid at Narayanapuram toll plaza in West Godavari district. The raid was conducted by the Ganapavaram Circle Inspector (CI) Ramkumar along with other …
  • TDP Candidate List 2019 12 Mar 2019 18:25 AMARAVATI: After a fortnight-long discussion with the party leaders and cadres, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief Chandrababu Naidu has finalised candidates for 18 Lok Sabha seats in the state. Naidu is giving a final touch to clear the names for the rest of …
  • Suspense over Nara Lokesh continues, Pawan Kalyan may contest from Visakhapatnam 12 Mar 2019 05:55 Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: The district is likely to witness high-profile contests in the coming elections. IT minister Nara Lokesh is most likely to contest either from Bheemili or Visakhapatnam North constituency. There are speculations that …
  • Naidu finalises 18 TDP candidates for LS 11 Mar 2019 14:31 AMARAVATI: After a fortnight-long discussion with the party leaders and cadres, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief Chandrababu Naidu has finalised candidates for 18 Lok Sabha seats in the state. Naidu is giving a final touch to clear the names for the rest of …
  • Shapoorji Pallonji to raise Rs 850 cr over 6 mths for 2 smart city projects 10 Mar 2019 12:20 Construction major Shapoorji Pallonji, which is eyeing opportunities in the smart city space, is looking to raise Rs 850 crore over the six months to fund its Bengaluru and Eluru smart city projects, a top company official has said. It is looking at …
  • Shapoorji Pallonji to raise ₹850 cr for two smart city 10 Mar 2019 11:48 Construction major Shapoorji Pallonji, which is eyeing opportunities in the smart city space, is looking to raise ₹850 crore over the six months to fund its Bengaluru and Eluru smart city projects, a top company official has said. It is looking at raising …
  • Shapoorji Pallonji to raise Rs 850 crore for two smart city projects 10 Mar 2019 10:45 VARANASI: Construction major Shapoorji Pallonji, which is eyeing opportunities in the smart city space, is looking to raise Rs 850 crore over the six months to fund its Bengaluru and Eluru smart city projects, a top company official has said. It is looking …
  • RTC to identify new routes to ply buses 05 Mar 2019 03:15 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A ground level survey has been launched by APSRTC Vijayawada region to identify new routes on which buses can ply and connect the city with 31 villages. On the demand of passengers for more services in the city, the …
  • Fresh headache for TDP as MPs shy away from poll fray 04 Mar 2019 03:29 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: At a time when the TDP is making moves to play a crucial role in national politics by winning majority of the Lok Sabha seats in the State, the developments within the party look different as some of the sitting MPs are …
  • Three held in West Godavari Buddhist cave murder case 27 Feb 2019 07:35 By Express News Service ELURU: The stolen mobile phone of Dharani Sri, who was killed at Guntupalli Buddhist caves, has reportedly led the police to her killer. The suspect, P Raju, and two of his relatives are being questioned for their alleged …
  • NCC ‘C’ certificate exam 25 Feb 2019 05:57 By Express News Service KAKINADA: NCC cadets appeared for ‘C’ certificate examination in Kakinada on Sunday. The exam was conducted under the aegis of National Cadet Corps (NCC) Group Head Quarters, Kakinada for the candidates from Machilipatnam, …
  • Panic grips as ‘tremors’ hit Polavaram site 25 Feb 2019 05:52 By Express News Service ELURU/VIJAYAWADA: The ground trembled for a few seconds and cracks appeared near a restaurant at the Polavaram project site in West Godavari district on Sunday, creating panic among visitors. The area is located one kilometre …
  • AP: Couple attacked in Bouda Aramala caves; woman succumbs 24 Feb 2019 23:25 [India], Feb 25 (ANI): A woman died while her male friend suffered serious injuries after unknown miscreants attacked them in Bouda Aramala caves here.  According to the police, the woman died on the spot while her friend, identified as Naveen, was …
  • Anti-Dalit remark row: N Chandrababu Naidu blames KCR, Modi, Jagan  23 Feb 2019 06:57 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/ELURU: The political storm over the alleged anti-Dalit remarks by ruling TDP Denduluru MLA Chintamaneni Prabhakar refused to die down with both Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and his son and IT Minister Nara …
  • You are Dalits, stay away from politics: Andhra MLA's shocking video goes viral 22 Feb 2019 14:52 The ruling Telugu Desam Party's MLA , Chintamenani Prabhakar said to Dalits to keep away from politics in a viral videoTwitter The ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh is at the centre of a storm after its MLA  Chintamaneni Prabhakar from …
  • Amit Shah slams Congress, blames Jawaharlal Nehru for Pulwama blast 21 Feb 2019 21:59 Rajahmundry: BJP president Amit Shah accused the Congress of politicising the Pulwama terror strike in which 49 CRPF personnel were killed last week, and for accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of failing to respond promptly. In keeping with his penchant …
  • Congress, AP CM Naidu politicising Pulwama attack: Amit Shah 21 Feb 2019 12:59 RAJAHMUNDRY: BJP president Amit Shah has come down heavily on the Congress and chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu for allegedly politicising the terror attack in Pulwama. He alleged that Naidu had faith more in Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan than prime …
  • MLA’s ‘anti-Dalit’ remark rocks TDP ahead of polls 21 Feb 2019 05:44 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Political temperatures in the State have gone up a notch and the ruling TDP finds itself on the backfoot in the wake of two incidents.  The first is the alleged suicide by a farmer at Kothapalem near Kondaveedu of …
  • BCs won’t believe Jagan promises: Chandrababu Naidu 19 Feb 2019 08:47 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister and TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu said that Backward Classes will not believe YSRC president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy and will stay with the TDP as the State government is extending all benefits for them. …
  • YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's sop to dairy farms to hit Heritage 18 Feb 2019 21:27 Tirupati: YSR Congress chief Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy’s announcement in Eluru, West Godavari district, on Sunday to give Rs 4 in addition to the price of every litre of milk, if it was sold to the cooperative dairy, is likely to trigger shock waves among …
  • Jagan’s BC declaration includes ₹75,000 cr. sops in five years 18 Feb 2019 16:01 YSR Congress Party chief and Leader of the Opposition Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday announced a slew of sops for more than 139 Backward Classes and sub-castes. Addressing a huge gathering at the party’s BC Garjana in Eluru, he read out the BC …
  • Jagan promises Rs 15000 crore every year for BC welfare 18 Feb 2019 06:06 By Express News Service ELURU: YSR Congress president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday vowed to make BCs in the State ‘Backbone Classes’ of the nation. In a bid to woo the BCs, who constitute majority of the population in the State and a traditional vote …
  • Jagan Reddy Promises 15,000 Crore For Backward Classes If Voted To Power 18 Feb 2019 03:08 Jagan Reddy was unveiling a ''Backward Class'' declaration at a rally in Eluru in West Godavari district Eluru, West Godavari: Leader of Opposition and YSR Congress party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday described the ''Backward …
  • Ahead of polls, YSRCP chief Jagan Reddy unveils declaration, promises sops for backward class 17 Feb 2019 23:24 [India], Feb 18 (ANI): Leader of Opposition and YSR Congress party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday described the 'Backward Class' as 'Backbone Class' and promised them several welfare measures including an annual budgetary provision of …
  • Jagan Mohan Reddy deals blow to Chandrababu Naidu with BC sops 17 Feb 2019 22:22 Kakinada: YSRC chief Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday showered several boons on the Backward Classes, SCs, STs and minorities, giving a big blow to Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu's efforts to woo the community. Addressing a large number of people …
  • Jaganmohan promises slew of measures for BCs 17 Feb 2019 17:45 ELURU: Describing BCs the Backbone Class and not backward classes, YSR Congress president YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Sunday promised a slew of welfare measures, including an annual budgetary provision of Rs 15,000 crore, for them if his party was voted to …
  • BC garjana Eluru 17 Feb 2019 13:39 * People belonging to Backward Class to get accidental insurance cover of Rs 7 lakh * Kin of fishermen killed in accidents to get Rs 10 lakh ex-gratia * Every fisherman will get financial assistance of Rs 10,000 during the ban on fishing: Jaganmohan Reddy …
  • YSRC chief Jagan Mohan Reddy’s ‘BC declaration’ on Sunday 17 Feb 2019 04:53 By Express News Service ELURU: YSRC chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy will announce the party’s BC Declaration for the development of Backward Classes, who constitute 52 per cent of the State’s population, at the ‘BC Garjana’ meeting to be held in Eluru on Sunday …
  • AP SCT SI, RSI & other final written test Admit Card 2019 released; download @ slprb.ap.gov.in 16 Feb 2019 08:36 NEW DELHI: The State Level Police Recruitment Board (SLPRB), Andhra Pradesh has on Friday released the admit cards for the SCT SI, RSI & Other posts recruitment final written test 2019 on the official website. The candidates who have applied for the …
  • Vijaya Bapineedu, the man behind Chiranjeevi’s blockbusters, dead 13 Feb 2019 05:19 HYDERABAD: Film director and producer Vijaya Bapineedu, who delivered several hits with megastar Chiranjeevi in the lead role, passed away in the city on Tuesday. He was 86. Recalling his long association with the veteran director, Chiranjeevi said since …
  • Veteran film director director Vijaya Bapineedu no more 13 Feb 2019 03:59 Express News Service Veteran film director Vijaya Bapineedu, 82, died on Monday at his residence, in Banjara Hills. He had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and was receiving treatment from Apollo Hospital for the past four years. Born on September 22, 1936, …
  • Gang Leader director no more 12 Feb 2019 18:56 Popular producer and director Vijaya Bapineedu, who delivered many blockbusters in Telugu, passed away on Tuesday. Originally named Gutta Bapineedu Chowdhary, he was not keeping well from the last few days and finally breathed his last on Tuesday morning …
  • Woman, grandson killed as car rams into road railing 10 Feb 2019 03:27 By Express News Service ELURU:  A woman and her infant grandson were killed in a road accident at Pedda Tadepalli of Tadepalligudem mandal on Saturday. The incident took place when the car in which they were travelling rammed into a railing, severely …
  • Civic body to develop 60 modern bus shelters in Vijayawada at Rs 3 crore 09 Feb 2019 04:21 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With an objective to provide better amenities to the public, the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) has started modernising 60 bus shelters on Mahatma Gandhi Road, Eluru Road and the NH stretch between Ramavarappadu …
  • Andhra Pradesh to get two new universities 08 Feb 2019 17:48 Amravati[India], Feb 8 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu led Cabinet on Friday approved construction of two universities in the state.Speaking to media about the Cabinet meeting held on Friday, Minister for Housing Kalava Srinivasulu …
  • Eluru’s non-Muslims look after 400-year-old miniature mosque 27 Oct 2018 05:03 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Eluru’s 400-year-old Qutb Shahi style miniature mosque, which is languishing due to lack of attention, is being taken care of solely by local non-Muslims, said Dr E. Sivanagi Reddy, a heritage expert and CEO of Cultural …
  • Stalker attacks girl with knife in Eluru 07 Oct 2018 02:10 By Express News Service ELURU: In yet another case of a woman being attacked for rejecting love, a youth working in a mall at Eluru made an attempt to kill his former female colleague in broad daylight and fled from the place. The girl, who completed SSC …
  • Anti-Corruption Bureau raids expose pathetic conditions in Eluru social welfare hostels 30 Mar 2018 01:10 ACB DSP P Gopalakrishna and CI UJ Wilson inspecting BC Welfare Hostel for Boys in Eluru on Thursday | Express ELURU: The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials conducted raids on BC Welfare Hostel for Boys in Eluru and Social Welfare Hostel for Girls at …
  • Eluru Police miss chance to nab ‘Chaddy Gang’ robbers 24 Mar 2018 01:37 ELURU: City police here lost a golden opportunity to nab six robbers, suspected to be of the notorious ‘Chaddy Gang’, because of the negligence on the part of the sentry, who received an alert from the State’s Emergency Call Centre on Thursday night. He …
  • Seven held for blackmailing young women in Eluru 10 Mar 2018 03:58 Image used for representational purpose ELURU: The police arrested a seven-member gang, who claimed to be activists of Jana Sena Party (JSP), on charges of blackmailing and extortion young women. The police seized 3.4 kg gold ornaments, motorbikes and a …
  • Andhra Pradesh's Eluru students fall easy victim to cannabis, liquor addiction 19 Feb 2018 02:01 ELURU: Addiction to drugs and liquor have claimed lives of at least six students of colleges in Eluru in the last six months. In one such case, four students of Ramachandra Engineering college were found dead in an irrigation tank of a guava farm in …
  • Three held with 500 kilograms of ganja at Eluru Road 29 Jan 2018 10:20 Image used for representational purpose. VIJAYAWADA: Sleuths of the Commissioner’s Task Force (CTF) and the Machavaram police seized one car transporting 500 kg ganja near Chuttugunta Junction on Eluru Road and arrested three persons, who were allegedly …
  • Soon, drones will monitor the sewage and civic problems of Eluru 10 Nov 2017 06:28 ELURU: Now, drones will be monitoring sanitation, sewage problem and other civic problems in Eluru city.  Eluru MLA Badeti Kota Ramarao (Bujji) launched the drone services introduced by Eluru Municipal Corporation (EMC) on Thursday.In 17 km radius of EMC, …
  • Bring all directors to Eluru jail by Oct 30: HC to AP 25 Oct 2017 03:35 HYDERABAD: A division bench of the Hyderabad High Court on Tuesday directed the AP government to take steps ensuring that all the directors of scam hit Agri Gold consortium, presently lodged in various jails, are brought to Eluru district jail by October …
  • Villagers in Eluru tense as Cow hurt in act of bestiality 28 Aug 2017 04:55 Image for representation only. ELURU: Unidentified zoophiles on Saturday night sexually assaulted a cow at an agricultural field in Nagulagudem of Jangareddigudem mandal here and fled the spot. According to sources in the police department, farmer Mullangi …
  • Parks in Eluru to be developed for recreation 07 Aug 2017 03:54 ELURU: The Happy Sunday programme was organised on a grand scale at Subbamma Devi Municipal High School in the city. Speaking after inaugurating the programme,  Mayor Sheikh Noorjahan said ‘Happy Sunday’ is being organised under the aegis of Eluru …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Tension in Eluru's K Bethapudi, 46 held for scuffle 21 Jul 2017 05:32 Villagers trying to obstruct the trucks bringing construction material to the project site of the mega aqua food park in Kamsali Bethapudi on Thursday | Express ELURU:Tension prevailed at Kamsali Bethapudi in Bhimavaram rural mandal on Thursday when …
  • Gas leak caused Ananda Aqua unit mishap in Eluru: Forensic report 06 May 2017 01:01 ELURU: After one month of the mishap at Ananda Aqua processing unit at Nallamvarithota in Mogalthur mandal in which five workers died due to asphyxiation in the effluents sump, the forensic report has reached Narsapur government hospital from Hyderabad. It …
  • Central team inspects Polavaram project in Eluru 04 May 2017 01:10 The Central Environmental Monitoring Committee inspecting Polavaram project on Wednesday | Express ELURU: A six-member Central Environmental Monitoring Committee inspected Polavaram project on Wednesday. The team comprising Central Water Commission (CWC) …
  • Woman bludgeoned to death by husband in Eluru 04 May 2017 01:10 ELURU: A woman was allegedly murdered by her husband at Juttiga village in Penumantra mandal on Tuesday night.  According to police, Vijayasri (42) was hit on the head with a hammer by her husband Satti Venkata Ramakrishna Reddy (50) while she was asleep.  …
  • ‘No metro on Eluru Road’ protest gains steam 27 Apr 2017 02:40 VIJAYAWADA: Acquiring land for executing Amaravati Metro Rail Project on Eluru Road has once again become a major hurdle for the officials as the shopkeepers and residents adjacent to the Eluru Road have launched a novel protest by affixing posters …
  • Change Metro route from Eluru to BRTS Road, urges Taxpayers assoc 18 Mar 2017 02:12 VIJAYAWADA: The Taxpayers’ Association has written a letter to the Chairman of Amaravati Metro Rail Corporation (AMRC) underscoring its objections to the metro project in the city. The association suggested to the AMRC to construct the metro rail on BRTS …
  • Move to demolish unauthorised structures in Eluru stalled by MLA  14 Mar 2017 02:40 ELURU: A Special Task Force from the regional office of Directorate of Town and Country Planning, Rajahmundry, reached Eluru on Monday to demolish the illegal structures. It has identified 143 unauthorised buildings in the city. In the first phase, 10 …
  • N Chandrababu Naidu fumes at TD leaders for skipping meets 11 May 2019 21:03 VIJAYAWADA: The Telugu Desam leadership is unable to figure out the voting trends in the April 11 Lok Sabha elections during its analyses at review meetings. TD president and AP Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu is fuming at TD leaders for either …
  • YScreens plans 75 miniplexes in Andhra, Telangana 08 May 2019 18:11 Vijayawada, May 8 (IANS) Vijayawada-based YScreens Entertainment (India) Limited plans to build 75 miniplexes in both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in three years. The company inaugurated its second miniplex, Y Screens Trade Development Center (YSTD) in …
  • Pesticide mixed in tank, watchman averts tragedy 22 Apr 2019 05:56 By Express News Service ELURU:  A major tragedy was averted at Kumaradevam village in Kovvur mandal on Sunday with the timely action of a watchman of a water tank. Some unidentified miscreants mixed pesticide in the sump.  The village with a population of …
  • Caste factor to play key role in triangular contest in West Godavari district 28 Mar 2019 06:25 Express News Service ELURU: Caste equations are likely to play an important role in deciding the fate of contesting candidates in West Godavari district as the ruling TDP, Opposition YSRC and new entrant Jana Sena are banking on the support of different …
  • Andhra Pradesh lets 22 'criminals' walk free 26 Mar 2019 19:43 Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh’s home ministry issued 22 government orders directing the Director General of Police to withdraw prosecution against 21 Telugu Desam ministers and legislators, including those charged with serious offences such as attempt to rape, …
  • Nara Lokesh gets Mangalagiri; KE Krishna Murthy, Paritala Sunitha make way for heirs 15 Mar 2019 07:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: TDP president and Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday night cleared the party’s candidates for 126 of 175 Assembly seats. He okayed the candidature of most of the sitting MLAs as there was not much …
  • TDP Candidates List 2019 15 Mar 2019 04:52 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 14 Mar 2019 19:26 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 …
  • Andhra Pradesh: TDP workers protest over Tiruvuru assembly ticket 14 Mar 2019 14:29 Krishna[India], Mar 14 (ANI): Telugu Desam Party (TDP) party workers on Thursday staged a protest demanding assembly ticket to Swami Das in Tiruvuru assembly constituency.There are reports doing the rounds that TDP is giving the ticket to Excise Minister …
  • Two cranes in Kakinada Deep Seaport collapse killing one, 10 injured 29 Dec 2018 09:02 By Express News Service KAKINADA: One worker died and 10 others were injured at Kakinada Deep Seaport on Saturday when two huge cranes under repair collapsed on them. It is being suspected that more people might have got trapped beneath the wreckage At …
  • BJP MLA, TDP activists spar over illegal sand mining in Tadepalligudem 28 Nov 2018 05:41 By Express News Service ELURU: Mild tension prevailed at Jagannadhapuram village in Tadepalligudem mandal with BJP and TDP leaders and activists staging protests and counter protests over alleged illegal sand transportation. Trouble started when …
  • 9000 shifted to relief camps as precautionary measure in AP as Godavari in spate 20 Aug 2018 19:13 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu. More than 9000 persons have been shifted to relief camps as a precautionary measure as the Godavari River which is in spate inundated several low lying areas in East and West Godavari districts early …
  • Andhra to provide nearly Rs 50 cr aid to Kerala 20 Aug 2018 17:38 [India], August 20 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Monday said that the State government has extended an assistance of nearly Rs 50 crore through all means, including financial help, to the flood-ravaged Kerala. Addressing the …
  • Family receives Hyderabad techie’s body, flies him home in coffin 17 Jul 2018 02:00 KOLKATA: The body of the 23-year-old cyber security analyst who died on Sunday after being hit by a circular railway train while he was taking a photograph at Judges’ Ghat was flown home to Kovvur near Hyderabad in an evening flight. Kantamani Sri Vayu …
  • Hyd techie clicks Hooghly, run over by train 16 Jul 2018 11:08 KOLKATA: A 23-year-old software engineer from Hyderabad, specialising in cyber security, was hit by a train and died when he was trying to take a photograph with his mobile phone while crossing the Circular Railway tracks near Judge’s Ghat on Sunday …
  • Hyderabad techie taking pics on mobile hit by train, dies 16 Jul 2018 10:07 KOLKATA: A 23-year-old software engineer from Hyderabad, specialising in cyber security, was hit by a train and died when he was trying to take a photograph with his mobile phone while crossing the Circular Railway tracks near Judge’s Ghat on Sunday …
  • Lorry driver dies under suspicious circumstances in Vijayawada 09 Jul 2018 01:22 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A lorry driver was found murdered inside a lorry cabin under suspicious circumstances on National Highway near Gannavaram airport on Sunday afternoon. According to ACP - East Vijay Bhaskar, the deceased was identified as …
  • Ill health, debts forced four of family to enter into suicide pact 25 Jun 2018 01:22 By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: While the couple along with two kids on Friday committed suicide by jumping into River Godavari at Kovvur in West Godavari district during a pilgrimage, ill health and debts were said to be the reasons for their extreme …
  • 4 members of a family end lives by jumping into Godavari 24 Jun 2018 01:24 By Express News Service ELURU: Four members of a family, including two girl-children, committed suicide by jumping into River Godavari at Bhaktanjaneya Ghat in Kovvur town of West Godavari district. The incident came to light on Saturday morning though it …
  • MPs resent holding railway meet just before budget 10 Jan 2018 04:56 MPs from the State questioned the railway officials on holding meeting with them just a few days before the presentation of the Railway Budget in Parliament. They said the meeting was held for formality and many pending projects discussed in the earlier …
  • CM directs officials to strive for more air connectivity from capital 29 Nov 2017 05:53 VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has directed officials to take steps for operating more flight services connecting different cities of the State. While reviewing the progress of the projects in the Energy, Infrastructure and Investment …
  • West Godavari witnesses tourism campaign 13 Oct 2017 23:42 Eluru: As many as 100 tourist centres will be developed from Polavaram to Narasapuram in West Godavari for the benefit of people before Sankranti. West Godavari collector K. Bhaskar chairing a district-level tourism development committee meeting held here …
  • 4 killed in two road mishaps 12 Sep 2017 04:08 ONGOLE: Four people, including a boy, died in two separate road mishaps at Podili and Kanigiri in Prakasam district on Monday. According to Podili police, P Kondaiah of Rayavaram village in Markapur mandal along with his wife Mary (26) and son Koushik (4) …
  • Among the cases Andhra wants to close, ‘rape-murder’ without a body 07 Sep 2017 21:11 The probe against Rama Rao had begun on June 26, 2009, after a TV channel ran a report that a nursing student had been raped and killed and four others molested. (Representational Image) On July 20, 2009, then TDP MLA from Kovvur, West Godavari, T V Rama …
  • Andhra government tries to backtrack on cases against leaders, halts after plea in high court 06 Sep 2017 23:54 Andhra Pradesh CM, Chandrababu Naidu. (Express Photo by Nirmal Harindran) The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) government in Andhra Pradesh has withdrawn prosecution in criminal cases against several current and former party MLAs and ministers by issuing …
  • Two SIs face action for death of 32 bovines 24 Jul 2017 03:18 Endowments Minister P Manikyala Rao consoling Goshala organiser Kondreddy Srinivas, who was allegedly assaulted by the police, at government hospital in Tadepalligudem on Sunday | Express ELURU: Holding them responsible for the death of 32 cows at …
  • Sensor network to map and predict pollution, effluents in Godavari 12 Jul 2017 15:16 The Ganga may be the focus of the government’s river-cleaning efforts, but a group of U.S. researchers is working on a system to map undulating pollution trends in the Godavari, India’s second longest river. Using a mix of methods, including satellite- …
  • US team to study Godavari 03 Jul 2017 20:07 DH News Service, New Delhi, Jul 4 2017, 0:43 IST With loads of faecal waste being dumped into the mighty Godavari, researchers have begun collecting pollution data from the country’s second longest river to find ways to clean it. Three months of data …
  • Cops harassed us over complaint: Techie’s friends 02 Jul 2017 05:38 HYDERABAD: Friends of 28-year-old Gunjan Sarkar, a techie who had lodged a missing persons complaint with the police claimed that cops had harassed them. Sarkar’s friends allege that they were summoned by the Golconda Police to the station for questioning …
  • Car mishap leads to seizure of 200 kg of ganja in West Godavari 15 Jun 2017 01:58 The car which collided with a lorry at Gopalapuram on Wednesday while ganja was being smuggled to Hyderabad | Express ELURU: In a major haul, 1,000 kg of ganja was seized at Gopalapuram and Devarapalli on Wednesday.  According to police, Mende Venkateswara …
  • State to speed up land acquisition for railway lines 18 May 2017 03:51 The acquisition of land for the Bhadrachalam Road - Sattupalli railway line, cleared by the Railway Board, has commenced. About 500 acres is required for the 36-km railway line in Bhadradri Kothagudem district and 17.3 km in Khammam and this 53.2-km …
  • AP must cooperate for joint Railway projects: Tummala 17 May 2017 14:03 Roads & Buildings Minister Tummala Nageshwar Rao today asked the neighbouring Andhra Pradesh to come forward to take up land acquisition and construction of railway projects as major chunk of the two lanes of Sathupally- Kovvur and Sathupally and …
  • Meet the man behind India's EPIC hit Baahubali 25 Apr 2017 13:57 'My father thinks I'm not ambitious and too slow. He wants me to work in Hindi films with big superstars.' Meet Baahubali director, SS Rajamouli. Image: Prabhas in Baahubali Midway through Baahubali: The Beginning, a person seated next to me in …
  • Lokesh, 10 others inducted into Cabinet 03 Apr 2017 05:46 In the first expansion-cum-reshuffle after coming to power in 2014, Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday inducted into the Cabinet his son Nara Lokesh and 10 others, including four who defected to the TDP from the YSR Congress while dropping five …
  • Y Screens inks pact with UFO Moviez 25 Mar 2017 02:44 VIJAYAWADA: Vijayawada-based entertainment company, Y Screens has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with north Indian company UFO Moviez India Ltd to develop more Y Screen Trade Develop Centres (TDCs) in south India. Under this MoU, Y Screens and …
  • Hyderabad: Sub-inspector’s Facebook hacked; women abused 10 Mar 2017 21:26 Hyderabad: A 23-year-old man from West Godavari hacked the Facebook account of a SHE Team sub-inspector and used the account to get the phone numbers, photographs and other details of several women. The suspect, Uppuluri Mani Ratnam, who is a Class X drop …
  • Tribal oustees demand compensation, job 09 Mar 2017 23:34 The Telangana Girijana Sangham is gearing up to undertake mass movements in Kothagudem division to press for fair compensation, including jobs, to tribal people likely to lose their lands for the Kothagudem (Bhadrachalam Road)-Sattupalli rail line. The …
  • Cockfight bets may touch Rs 300 cr in AP 14 Jan 2017 20:11 Hyderabad, Jan 15, 2016, (PTI) Despite a high court ban on cockfights and warnings by the state police, bets worth crores of rupees were placed in the costal districts of Andhra Pradesh. The traditional Sankranthi time cockfights which began in both the …
  • YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to take oath with 15 ministers 24 May 2019 21:54 Hyderabad: YSRC president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy’s ministers are likely take oath along with him on May 30 when he swears in as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. Mr Reddy may induct about 15 ministers initially. Given the strength of the AP Assembly, the …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • West Godavari becoming a hub of cricket betting? 30 Apr 2019 04:49 By Express News Service ELURU: West Godavari district, which has earned dubious distinction for cockfights, is also fast becoming a hub of IPL cricket betting. Betting on IPL matches is going on unabated in several parts of the district. According to …
  • Pawan continues tirade against Jagan, Chandrababu Naidu 10 Apr 2019 03:48 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: On the final day of poll campaign in Andhra Pradesh, Pawan Kalyan continued his broadside against Jagan Mohan Reddy, K Chandrasekhar Rao and N Chandrababu Naidu, and urged people to ‘vote for change’.  Wrapping up his …
  • Pawan Kalyan hospitalised: Ram Charan meets Jana Sena chief and wishes him speedy recovery 07 Apr 2019 16:48 Ram Charan meets Pawan KalyanFacebook Jana Sena Party chief Pawan Kalyan was hospitalized on Friday, April 5, after he suffered from dehydration during the election campaign. His nephew Ram Charan met the actor at his residence and wished him a speedy …
  • Nagababu's wife confirms Allu Arjun, Varun Tej campaigning for Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena 07 Apr 2019 10:43 Nagababu familyTwitter Actor Nagababu aka Nagendra Babu's wife Padmaja has confirmed the news that Allu Arjun, Varun Tej and Niharika Konidela will campaign for Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena Party in the 2019 general elections. Pawan Kalyan has been …
  • 90 crorepatis fight it out in Lok Sabha Elections 04 Apr 2019 03:09 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Does money matter in one becoming a public representative and making it big in politics, as it’s often said? The answer seems to be an emphatic ‘yes’ if the assets declared in the poll affidavits by the candidates slugging …
  • Why is Pawan Kalyan not bringing star campaigners for Jana Sena Party? 03 Apr 2019 02:41 Jana Sena Party chief Pawan KalyanTwitter Power star Pawan Kalyan has not brought even a single star to campaign for Jana Sena Party (JSP) in the upcoming Assembly elections in Andhra Pradesh. It has become topic of debate in the state. The celebs from the …
  • Anxious vigil for the magic word 30 Mar 2019 13:06 More than 2,350 families of this panchayat on Krishna-Godavari districts border wait anxiously for an announcement from the loudspeakers of the village temple. The much-awaited announcement, which has become a regular ritual since January, is about the …
  • Sivaji Raja seeks revenge against Nagababu; to join hands with YS Jagan Mohan Reddy 21 Mar 2019 10:44 Sivaji Raja with Nagababu familyTwitter Actor Sivaji Raja has decided to take revenge against megastar Chiranjeevi's brother Nagababu aka Nagendra Babu and is apparently seeking help from YSRCP leader YS Jagan Mohan Reddy. It is known that Sivaji Raja…
  • Elections take over Tollywood 20 Mar 2019 21:11 With the elections taking over, the Telugu film industry continues to remain dull this week as well. There are no noteworthy films releasing this week, and almost everybody from the industry is busy with the Andhra Pradesh elections. On Wednesday, actor …
  • Nagababu joins Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena, set to contest Lok Sabha elections from Narasapuram 20 Mar 2019 12:43 Nagababu joins Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena PartyTwitter Megastar Chiranjeevi's brother Nagababu aka Nagendra Babu has joined power star Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena Party (JSP) and will contest from Narasapuram constituency in Andhra Pradesh. Pawan …
  • Raghurama Krishnam Raju back in YSRCP 03 Mar 2019 12:33 [India], Mar 3 (ANI): Raghurama Krishnam Raju, an industrialist from Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district, joined the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) on Sunday in the presence of party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy here. Raju had started his political …
  • Amit Shah slams Congress, blames Jawaharlal Nehru for Pulwama blast 21 Feb 2019 21:59 Rajahmundry: BJP president Amit Shah accused the Congress of politicising the Pulwama terror strike in which 49 CRPF personnel were killed last week, and for accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of failing to respond promptly. In keeping with his penchant …
  • Telangana: Two years on, insurance still eludes Dummagudem farmers 03 Feb 2019 08:10 By Express News Service KHAMMAM: It is two years since the officials collected all the details and the necessary documents in order to issue insurance bonds for farmers. But more than 5,000 farmers in Dummagudem mandal of Bhadradri Kothagudem district are …
  • PM Modi mocks Chandrababu Naidu’s pact with ‘dusht’ Congress 03 Jan 2019 04:31 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Hours after Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu alleged that the Centre failed in implementing the provisions of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014 and even dared the Prime Minister for a debate on development, …
  • N Chandrababu Naidu to follow K Chandrasekhar Rao way in Andhra Pradesh 14 Dec 2018 23:05 Hyderabad: AP Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu is likely to follow Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao’s strategy in the upcoming AP Assembly elections. Mr Naidu is of the opinion that the main reason for the TRS’ victory in Telangana was …
  • Address Vizag Naval base issue: CPM to CM Chandrababu Naidu 22 Aug 2018 02:42 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: CPM State secretary P Madhu in an open letter to Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday urged him to address the issues related to Naval Alternative Operation Base (NAOB) in Visakhapatnam. Around 5,000 people from …
  • Pockets full, Telangana farmers now ready for sowing 19 May 2018 02:08 Express News Service HYDERABAD:  Karimnagar  The three acres of cultivable land that 60-year-old Sadaveni Shankaraiah of Vallampahad village of Karimnagar owns has brought him Rs 12,000 this Kharif season. He says, “The scheme has come at the right time as …
  • To appease TDP, Jaitley speaks of special aid for Andhra 03 Feb 2018 22:52 Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. PTI File Photo Amid severe strain in TDP-BJP ties over absence of any special allocation for Andhra Pradesh in the Central budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said issues concerning the state post bifurcation …
  • Stakeholders gear up for cockfights in a big way 11 Dec 2017 03:21 Many villagers are preparing the ground to organise cockfights amid the harvest festival, ‘Sankranthi’, celebrations on a grand scale. The NRIs of the coastal districts — those settled in the U.S., Australia, Canada, the U.K., Singapore, Dubai and other …
  • High Court ordered status quo on land acquisition for Andhra Pradesh project 08 Dec 2017 04:28 HYDERABAD: The High Court on Thursday ordered status quo on a petition which challenged land acquisition by the government without paying compensation. The property in contention is a house situated on a 734 square yard land at Epigunta village in T …
  • West Godavari witnesses tourism campaign 13 Oct 2017 23:42 Eluru: As many as 100 tourist centres will be developed from Polavaram to Narasapuram in West Godavari for the benefit of people before Sankranti. West Godavari collector K. Bhaskar chairing a district-level tourism development committee meeting held here …
  • The man who donated a Rs 8-cr garland to Lord Balaji 09 Oct 2017 03:32 Raju's grandfather had commissioned a similar sahasra nama mala for Lord Balaji 50 years ago. Raju now wanted to offer a new garland, reports B Dasarath Reddy. Last month, newspapers carried pictures of Mantena Ramalinga Raju, a non-resident Indian, …
  • Rain clouds look at North Konkan, Mumbai, South Gujarat 18 Sep 2017 05:38 IMD issues heavy weather alert for entire Konkan-Mumbai and South Gujarat for today Thiruvananthapuram, Sept 18:   Rain-bearing clouds have taken up positions along and off the West Coast, the East Coast and parts of Central India this morning as a …
  • Naidu promises more funds for irrigation  07 Sep 2017 04:38 GOBBURU (VISAKHAPATNAM DIST) : Saying that assured irrigation to the farm sector and resolving drinking water woes are among the priorities of the government, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday exhorted one and all to protect the depleting …
  • Andhra CM inaugurates project on River Sarada 06 Sep 2017 19:11 [India], September 6 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu inaugurated the Narasapuram anicut (dam made in a stream for maintaining and regulating irrigation), built across the Sarada river on Wednesday. The long-awaited project on the …
  • Dreams crushed, State BJP chief Haribabu to return empty handed 04 Sep 2017 02:20 VIJAYAWADA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision not to take any one from either of the two Telugu states of AP and Telangana into the Union Council of Ministers has come as a shocker to BJP leaders and cadres. Ahead of the cabinet reshuffle, Union …
  • Taking cue from Vijayawada, GMC initiates wall-art campaign to make city poster-free 18 Aug 2017 04:50 GUNTUR: In a bid to keep the environment clean, the State government has instructed municipalities and corporations to make cities and towns poster-free. The municipal administration officials, who have been entrusted with the responsibility, are …
  • Intense monsoon clouds spill from North-West India into Pakistan 28 Jun 2017 07:11 Thiruvananthapuram, June 28:   Satellite pictures early this morning showed the skies over West and North-West India awash with clouds, even as the monsoon penetrated the international border to enter Pakistan. The Pakistan Met Department has announced …
  • Farmer ends life as trader denies him seeds over dues in Telangana's Khammam district 21 Jun 2017 04:24 BHADRADRI KOTHAGUDEM:A day after a farmer had ended his life due to financial problems in the erstwhile Khammam district, another farmer committed suicide in the district on Tuesday on being denied seeds by a dealer to whom he did not clear the dues of …
  • Andhra Pradesh clears six investment proposals worth Rs3,808 crore 13 Jun 2017 17:00 Hyderabad: The State Investment Promotion Board (SIPB) headed by Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday cleared six investment proposals worth Rs3,808 crore. The companies whose proposals were cleared are KCP Ltd, Chettinad Cement …
  • Construction of Fish Landing Centre to begin at Biyyaputippa in July 27 May 2017 02:05 ELURU: The State government will take up construction of Fish Landing Centre (FLC) at Biyyaputippa village in Narasapuram rural mandal in July.  The `13.58 crore project will be immensely beneficial to fishermen of the region.  Joint Director of Fisheries …
  • CM, Amit Shah launch advanced life support ambulances 25 May 2017 17:17 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and BJP National President Amit Shah flagged off five new advanced life support ambulances donated by Union Minister for Railways and Rajya Sabha member Suresh Prabhu, at Gannavaram airport here on …
  • Horticulture crops in upland areas damaged in areas of Andhra Pradesh 02 May 2017 01:56 The damaged paddy in a field at Lingapalem in West Godavari district after untimely rain on Monday | Express ELURU: Heavy rain and gales lashed the upland areas of West Godavari district on Monday, causing extensive damage to horticulture crops. …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Police gets ready to separate Prabhas, Pawan Kalyan fans 28 Apr 2017 03:34  Police has beefed up security arrangements to avoid any untoward incidents following the release of film actor Prabhas starrer Baahubali 2: The Conclusion especially in Bhimavaram in West Godavari, which is a bastion of fans of actor and Jana Sena chief …
  • Andhra Pradesh Budget session ends amid war of words 01 Apr 2017 01:46 VIJAYAWADA: The tragic death of five workers in an Aqua Food Processing Unit in Mogaltur mandal of West Godavari district rocked the AP Legislative Assembly on the final day of the Budget Session on Friday with the treasury and opposition benches trading …
  • Handicrafts our cultural inheritance, need to be preserved: CM Chandrababu Naidu 21 Mar 2017 01:09 Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu accompanied by his wife Nara Bhuvaneswari going round the Akruthi exhibition in Vijayawada on Monday | Express VIJAYAWADA:Handicrafts are our cultural inheritance and they have to be preserved for our posterity, for which …
  • Forest department to set up three snake rescue centres in Andhra 30 Jul 2018 03:59 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Forest Department is planning to set up three snake rescue centres in Suravaram (Visakhapatnam),  Kasibugga (Srikakulam) and Talur (Vizianagaram) Ranges of the State. “We are going to set up the snake rescue centres …
  • AP Bandh: YSRCP activist dies, other leaders arrested 25 Jul 2018 08:02 YSRCP chief Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy said that Andhra Pradesh chief minister was ‘insincere’ on the special category status issue. Photo: Hindustan Times Hyderabad: A bandh call given on Tuesday by the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) in Andhra Pradesh demanding …
  • 40 Indian rock pythons, five king cobras protected by wildlife law killed in last five years: Snake Saviours 17 Jul 2018 22:35 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: At least 40 Indian rock pythons and five king cobras were killed in human-snake encounters in the last five years across the State, as per official records by Snake Saviours Society, an NGO which works with the Andhra …
  • Boat capsize: Launch owner, driver held in Polavaram of Andhra Pradesh 25 May 2018 00:18 By Express News Service ELURU: The police arrested the owner and driver of the ill-fated launch that capsized in River Godavari at Vadapalli in Polavaram mandal.Addressing the media at Polavaram police station on Thursday afternoon, Polavaram DSP ATV Ravi …
  • Showers in Andhra Pradesh bring respite from heat  18 Mar 2018 01:55 ELURU: Rain on Saturday afternoon turned the weather pleasant in most parts of the district. The showers brought the temperature a few notches down, providing the much-needed relief to the people in the district, who were reeling under scorching summer …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Speeding lorry kills mother and son 13 Feb 2018 00:31 ELURU: A mother and her 25-year-old son were killed on the spot when a speeding sand-laden lorry hit their bicycle from the rear at Tangellamudi turning in Eluru City outskirts on Monday evening.According to police, Mutyala Manga (43), who worked as a …
  • Cattle smugglers opt for Telangana, Andhra Pradesh 01 Dec 2017 22:45 Hyderabad: The beef ban imposed in Maharashtra is a boon to cattle owners who have been smuggling cattle, particularly bulls, to Bangladesh via Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal. The average selling price of a bull in Maharashtra is Rs 75,000 while …
  • Anti-Corruption Bureau lens on muck in Polavaram relief 28 Sep 2017 06:02 ACB sleuths check documents at the Polavaram Tehsildar’s Office ELURU: Quick on the heels of sending AP Town and Country Planning director behind bars for accepting bribes to the tune of Rs 500 crore, officials of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on …
  • Villagers in Eluru tense as Cow hurt in act of bestiality 28 Aug 2017 04:55 Image for representation only. ELURU: Unidentified zoophiles on Saturday night sexually assaulted a cow at an agricultural field in Nagulagudem of Jangareddigudem mandal here and fled the spot. According to sources in the police department, farmer Mullangi …
  • Makers of Ganesh idols find living tough in new tax regime in West Godavari 14 Aug 2017 03:31 ELURU: As Vinayaka Chavithi is just round the corner, Ganesh idol makers in West Godavari district are busy giving final touches to their idols. However, the artisans fear that they may not be able to reap good profits this year as the cost of the raw …
  • Car mishap leads to seizure of 200 kg of ganja in West Godavari 15 Jun 2017 01:58 The car which collided with a lorry at Gopalapuram on Wednesday while ganja was being smuggled to Hyderabad | Express ELURU: In a major haul, 1,000 kg of ganja was seized at Gopalapuram and Devarapalli on Wednesday.  According to police, Mende Venkateswara …