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  • New Covid cases drop below 5K in Andhra June 14, 2021 6:31 pm The number of new Covid-19 cases continued to drop in Andhra Pradesh with the state reporting 4,549 infections on Monday, taking its overall tally to over 18.1 lakh while the active caseload dropped to 80,013. In a positive development, 10,114 more persons …
  • COVID-19 | Pandemic curve sees a steady drop in Andhra Pradesh June 14, 2021 9:59 am The State continues to witness a steady drop in the COVID-19 infections and deaths. While the recovery rate has increased to 94.61%, the fatality rate remains at 0.66%. In the 24 hours ending Sunday morning, the State reported 58 deaths and 6,770 new …
  • Blood banks in AP drying up June 14, 2021 9:05 am VISAKHAPATNAM: Shortage of blood has hit all blood banks across 13 districts of the state, triggering panic among medical professionals and patients. The state has nearly 100 blood banks, including 18 branches of Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS), 20 of …
  • Municipal corporation to get rid of dumper bins for Clean Guntur June 14, 2021 4:58 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: GMC officials are taking new initiatives to achieve a Clean Guntur. As a part of it, officials concerned have planned to do away with dumper bins and to collect waste from every household directly. With the financial …
  • Oxygen Express: Indian Railways brings oxygen relief to 15 states in 50 days June 13, 2021 4:40 pm Image Source : MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS (TWITTER) Indian Railways brings oxygen relief to 15 states in 50 days.   In a "milestone achievement", the Indian Railways has delivered nearly 30,182 Metric Tonnes (MT) of medical oxygen in more than 1,734 …
  • COVID tally crosses 18 lakh in A.P. June 13, 2021 10:03 am The State’s COVID tally crossed 18 lakh with 6,952 new infections reported in the 24 hours ending Saturday morning. During the same period 58 deaths, the lowest daily tally in two months, was reported. The cumulative infection tally reached 18,03,074 and …
  • Andhra Pradesh’s COVID tally jumps 18 lakh-mark after 6,952 cases June 13, 2021 5:36 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The new Covid-19 infections further came down to less than 7,000 in the past 24 hours ending 9 am on Saturday, taking the overall tally past 18 lakh-mark. For the second consecutive day, more than one lakh samples were …
  • 2021-22 named ‘Year of Citrus’, action plan to obtain optimum yield June 13, 2021 5:36 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: After announcing 2020-21 as the year of coconut, the Horticulture Department named 2021-22 as the ‘Year of Citrus’. A committee of experts from  Dr YSR Horticulture University has come up with an action plan to improve …
  • Fowl is Fair June 13, 2021 1:18 am Express News Service It is everywhere. It is one that is many. Yet it is not mystical. It is just chicken curry. One of the world’s greatest culinary paradoxes is how the world’s most boring bird produces an array of gastronomic wonders. Chicken flesh on …
  • At 61, A.P. reports lowest death toll in six weeks June 12, 2021 11:06 am The State reported 61 new COVID deaths and 8,239 new infections in the 24 hours ending Friday morning. The daily death toll was the lowest in the past six weeks. The toll reached 11,824 and the cumulative tally at 17,96,122 inched close to 18 lakh while …
  • ‘Tantrik’ couple arrested for blackmailing family  June 12, 2021 6:00 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Krishna district police on Friday arrested a couple for blackmailing a family of uploading their daughter’s objectionable photos online in Guduru if they did not give them money. The accused were identified as Vinukonda …
  • TRS, highest beneficiary of poll funds June 11, 2021 10:00 pm HYDERABAD: The ruling Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) received Rs 89.55 crore in donations from corporates and individuals in 2019-20, according to the latest annual funding report submitted to the Election Commission of India (ECI). Interestingly, no other …
  • COVID-19: Andhra Pradesh logs 8,239 new COVID-19 cases, 61 deaths  June 11, 2021 3:13 pm By PTI AMARAVATI: More than 1.01 lakh sample tests turned out 8,239 fresh coronavirus cases in Andhra Pradesh, while 11,135 patients had recovered and 61 more succumbed in 24 hours ending 9 am on Friday. The state Covid-19 chart showed 17,96,122 total …
  • Vi re-farms 3G spectrum in Hyderabad, Warangal June 10, 2021 11:42 am Vodafone Idea Ltd (VIL), the telecom operator providing services under the Vi brand, has re-farmed 3G spectrum on a majority of its sites in Hyderabad and Warangal to offer 4G services. This is part of a bigger exercise by the company to migrate its 3G …
  • Vodafone Idea expands 4G network capacity in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana circle June 10, 2021 11:05 am Telecom operator Vi (Vodafone Idea) has announced that it has completed the process of migration of 3G spectrum to 4G in majority of its sites in Hyderabad and Warangal. In a statement, the company said that this is part of a bigger exercise undertaken by …
  • Andhra records 12,292 recoveries against 8,766 fresh infections, 67 die in a day  June 10, 2021 8:02 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Guntur has become the fourth district in the state with more than 1,000 Covid fatalities. The district recorded five deaths in the 24 hours ending 9 am on Wednesday, taking the total number of fatalities to 1,004. …
  • Lockdown fans domestic rage June 9, 2021 8:44 pm Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh has witnessed a high incidence of domestic violence since the outbreak of Coronavirus and the consequent lockdown since April 2020.  Prolonged confinement, job losses, financial distress, and mental stress are found to be …
  • 20 children with Coronavirus symptoms admitted in Guntur govt hospital June 9, 2021 5:50 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The Guntur Government General Hospital (GGH) is making all arrangements for a possible third wave of Covid-19, superintendent Dr Neelam Prabhavati said. As many as 20 children with Covid-19 symptoms are currently receiving …
  • Andhra reports 7,796 new Covid cases, 77 deaths June 8, 2021 6:22 pm For the second consecutive day this week, Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday reported Covid numbers below the 10,000-mark. The state reported 7,796 new Covid cases and 77 deaths in the 24-hour period ending 9 a.m. Tuesday. On Monday, the state had reported 4,972 …
  • Andhra Pradesh extends Covid curfew till June 20 June 8, 2021 7:59 am Image Source : PTI Andhra Pradesh extends Covid curfew till June 20 The ongoing COVID-induced curfew in Andhra Pradesh which was in force till June 10 was extended till June 20, announced Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday. The curfew relaxation …
  • A.P. records lowest daily tally, test positivity rate in two months June 8, 2021 4:51 am 86 more die; all districts witness fewer than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours The State has reported the lowest single-day tally of coronavirus infections and the lowest daily test positivity rate (TPR) in the past two months. In the 24 hours ending …
  • Cops seize chilli seeds worth Rs 13 lakh June 8, 2021 1:33 am According to SP N Koti Reddy, three persons from Andhra Pradesh’s Guntur district entered Mahabubabad with 3,238 red chilli seed bags to sell in the district (Representative image)MAHABUBABAD: Task Force officials, along with local police and staff of the …
  • AP extends lockdown till June 20 June 7, 2021 10:04 pm VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh government has extended the ongoing lockdown up to June 20 with two more hours relaxation up to 2 pm from 6 am in a day to curb spread of Coronavirus in a more effective manner in the state. At a high-level meeting with …
  • Andhra strengthening paediatric system to tackle possible Covid 3rd wave June 7, 2021 6:46 pm With experts warning of the possibility of a third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic that could primarily target children, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy is focusing on improving paediatric care facilities at the child health care centres …
  • New infections dip below 10,000; 90 dead in 24 hours in Andhra Pradesh June 7, 2021 6:20 am The State reported less than 10,000 new COVID-19 infections for the second time in the past week. As many as 8,976 new infections and 90 deaths were reported in the 24 hours ending Sunday morning. The daily positivity rate has been coming down gradually in …
  • The couple beat Covid with determination June 7, 2021 4:55 am Express News Service GUNTUR: Covid-19 has played havoc with many families and a large number of people have been badly affected. But there are several people who fought and survived with their strong determination. Here is a couple, who defeated Covid, …
  • Active caseload down to 1.23L after 13,568 recover June 7, 2021 2:41 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh reported 8,976  fresh cases of coronavirus, 13,568 recoveries and 90 deaths in 24 hours ending 9 am on Sunday.Chittoor district crossed the two-lakh total cases mark, second behind East Godavari in the …
  • SouthWest monsoon covers Rayalaseema, advancing June 6, 2021 9:58 pm Visakhapatnam: The southwest monsoons covered the entire Rayalaseema region and parts of Guntur district on Sunday. IMD Director Amaravati S Stella said the monsoons may cover north coastal Andhra by June 11, depending on the rainfall in the region and …
  • Andhra Pradesh to bear Rs 1.5 crore treatment of doctor infected with Covid-19 June 6, 2021 4:46 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Saturday announced that the government will bear the cost of treatment amounting to Rs 1.5 crore for Dr N Bhaskar Rao, who is battling for his life in Care Hospitals, …
  • Vijayawada-based NGO gives traditional farewell to people who succumbed to Covid-19 June 6, 2021 2:35 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Putting religious differences aside, a few youth from city-based NGO ‘Helping Hands’ have taken the responsibility to give a traditional farewell to Covid-19 victims. The group has till now performed last rites of over 200 …
  • Over 25629 MT LMO transported to states by Oxygen Expresses June 5, 2021 8:52 pm New Delhi [India], June 5 (ANI): With the delivery of more than 25629 Metric Tonnes (MT) of Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) in more than 1503 tankers to various states across the country so far, Oxygen Expresses crossed a milestone in service to the nation, …
  • Andhra CM comes to aid of doctor battling Covid, govt to foot Rs 1.5 cr hospital bill June 5, 2021 4:04 pm The Andhra Pradesh government has come to the rescue of a Covid-hit government doctor, who has been battling for life in a Hyderabad hospital and also decided to reimburse his medical bill to the tune of Rs 1.5 crore needed for treatment. Chief Minister Y. …
  • CM Jagan Mohan Reddy launches AP-Amul project in West Godavari district June 5, 2021 6:21 am Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy launched Jagananna Palavelluva- AP Amul project in West Godavari district virtually from his camp office on Friday. On the occasion, he said the project was intended to give a fillip to the empowerment of women self- …
  • South Central Railway installs 26 bottle shredder machines in Vijayawada Division June 5, 2021 3:54 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South Central Railway (SCR) has installed bottle shredding machines (BCMs) at railway stations across the zone. As many as 26 such plants were installed across Vijayawada Division—14 in Guntakal Division and four in …
  • Rs 35.3 lakh unaccounted cash seized June 5, 2021 3:51 am By Express News Service CHENNAI: Three days after arresting a man with Rs 28 lakh unaccounted cash, Railway Protection Force (RPF) on Friday held another person with unaccounted cash to the tune of Rs 35.3 lakh. During a special drive against smuggling of …
  • Drop in new Covid-19 cases continues in Andhra Pradesh June 5, 2021 3:48 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh recorded 10,413 new Covid-19 infections in the 24 hours ending 9.00 am on Friday, taking the tally to 17,28,990. There was a slight drop in new cases against 11,421 on the previous day. At the same time, …
  • Major bureaucratic reshuffle in AP, 19 IAS officials get new postings June 4, 2021 10:42 pm VIJAYAWADA: In a major administrative exercise, the Andhra Pradesh government transferred 20 officials including 19 IAS officers across the state on Friday. Krishna district collector A. Md. Imtiaz was transferred and posted as special secretary to the …
  • Amul tieup yields good results: CM Jagan June 4, 2021 10:41 pm VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy said the Jagananna Palavelluva- AP Amul Project will give a fillip to the empowerment of women self-help groups by encouraging milk cooperatives in the government sector. He was launching the project in …
  • Railways deliver over 24,840 tonnes of liquid medical oxygen June 4, 2021 1:35 pm Oxygen Expresses run by the Railways have delivered over 10,000 metric tonnes of LMO to the southern states, with Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka receiving more than 2,500 mt of Liquid Medical Oxygen each from these express trains. Oxygen …
  • State records further drop in new cases; recoveries stay on higher side June 4, 2021 7:28 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh reported another 11,421 new Covid-19 infections in the past 24 hours ending 9 am on Thursday, taking the overall tally to 17.28 lakh.This was slightly less than the new cases reported on the previous. The …
  • People prefer home isolation to staying in Covid-19 hospital June 4, 2021 4:40 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Even as more beds are vacant in Covid-19 hospitals across the district, people testing positive or suffering from mild symptoms prefer to stay under home isolation than get admitted to a Covid-19 hospital.The fear of black …
  • Action against black market may fizzle out in Andhra Pradesh June 3, 2021 7:35 pm Vijayawada: Despite a Supreme Court direction to allow only drugs control authorities to deal with cognisable offences like diversion of certain drugs for Covid and black fungus cure, as per the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, the vigilance and enforcement …
  • Three drown in water tank in Andhra's Kadapa June 2, 2021 9:53 am Kadapa (Andhra Pradesh) [India], June 2 (ANI): A minor boy and two youth accidentally fell in the water tank and died on Tuesday here in the Kadapa district. The police said that this mishap took place on Tuesday noon at Pullareddy Palle village, …
  • Focus on developing fishing harbours: CM June 2, 2021 7:41 am Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday reviewed the projects of the Agri Infra Fund with the Ministers and senior officials of the departments of Agriculture and its allied sectors such as Marketing, A.P. Dairy Development Cooperative Federation, …
  • A.P.’s COVID tally crosses 17 lakh June 2, 2021 7:41 am The State has again reported 104 COVID-19 deaths in the 24 hours ending Tuesday morning. During the same period, 11,303 new infections were reported and the cumulative tally crossed 17 lakh. The tally reached 17,04,388 and the death toll increased to 11, …
  • State’s Covid-19 tally breaches 17 lakh-mark June 2, 2021 5:18 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State reported another 11,303 new Covid case, which was higher than Monday’s infections, taking the overall tally past the 17 lakh-mark. With more number of recoveries, the active caseload has further dropped to 1.46 …
  • Hyderabad Times Most Desirable Men June 2, 2021 2:40 am This summer just got hotter — presenting Hyderabad Times 30 Most Desirable Men, 2020! They’re sexy, smart, witty and they can make you weak in the knees. Take a look ladies and tell us what you think... 2 Ram Pothineni Claim to fame: From his debut film …
  • Jagan directs officials to expedite Vizag fishing harbour June 2, 2021 12:57 am VIJAYAWADA: The state government will accord priority to the development of Visakhapatnam fishing harbour and prepare an action plan for development of Kakinada fishing harbour and Kothapatnam fishing landing centre. Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy …
  • 7 years on, bifurcation issues still up in the air between TS and AP June 2, 2021 12:57 am HYDERABAD: Seven years after Andhra Pradesh was bifurcated on June 2, 2014, both Telangana and the residuary state of Andhra Pradesh continue to suffer bifurcation blues as most of the promises made by the Centre to both the states in the AP Reorganisation …
  • Biryanis and More, taking fusion flavours to the globe June 10, 2021 10:24 am New Delhi [India], June 10 (ANI/SRV Media): Biryani is not just a dish but an emotion for most Indians, whether in India or abroad, a true Indian is always excited with the aroma of biryani. Ramanaidu Suryadevara (Surya) has managed to transport the …
  • Sundeep Kishan recalls hilarious moment when he punched co-star Neha June 9, 2021 4:45 pm Actor Sundeep Kishan, known for his work in Telugu films, will soon be seen in the action comedy film “Gully Rowdy”. The actor has shared a funny incident where he ended up punching his co-star Neha Shetty. The crew was working on strict deadlines and …
  • Major bureaucratic reshuffle in AP, 19 IAS officials get new postings June 4, 2021 10:42 pm VIJAYAWADA: In a major administrative exercise, the Andhra Pradesh government transferred 20 officials including 19 IAS officers across the state on Friday. Krishna district collector A. Md. Imtiaz was transferred and posted as special secretary to the …
  • 7 years on, bifurcation issues still up in the air between TS and AP June 2, 2021 12:57 am HYDERABAD: Seven years after Andhra Pradesh was bifurcated on June 2, 2014, both Telangana and the residuary state of Andhra Pradesh continue to suffer bifurcation blues as most of the promises made by the Centre to both the states in the AP Reorganisation …
  • German Hangers will be set up at all govt. hospitals: Collector May 25, 2021 3:38 am District Collector Vivek Yadav on Monday inspected a German Hanger facility set up at Agricultural Market Yard in Tenali and said the district administration was gearing up to set up similar facilities at GGH, Guntur, Infectious Diseases Hospital, Guntur, …
  • Back to the roots for Telugu cinema May 21, 2021 11:00 am   Cinema Bandi, streaming on Netflix, is the new Telugu film to have endeared movie buffs. With a tinge of surprise, debut director Praveen Kandregula acknowledges the appreciation the film has been getting from viewers in Tamil Nadu and Kerala, apart from …
  • Tsundur SI ends life unable to bear CI’s harassment  May 13, 2021 3:41 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tsundur SI Pilli Sravani (35), who allegedly attempted suicide on May 8, died at a private hospital, while undergoing treatment here on Wednesday. Sravani was a 2018 batch officer and as her first posting, she was appointed …
  • Sangam directors can carry regular business May 8, 2021 6:28 am Vijayawada:  The Andhra Pradesh High Court issued an interim suspension order of GO 19 dealing with a direction to AP Dairy Development Corporation to hand over the management of feeder/balancing dairy located at Sangam Jagarlamudi to the Guntur …
  • Three hurt as bus overturns in Kodad May 2, 2021 12:15 am Hyderabad: Three passengers of a private bus travelling from Hyderabad to Tenali suffered injuries when the bus overturned in the early hours of Saturday. Kodad town inspector A Narasimha Rao informed that the mishap happened at around 4.30 am. The Orange …
  • Bikramjeet Kanwarpal passes away due to COVI... May 1, 2021 7:55 am Popular TV and film actor Bikramjeet Kanwarpal has passed away due to COVID-19. The 52-year-old actor took his last breath on May 1. A retired army officer, Bikramjeet was well known for his supporting roles in television shows and Bollywood movies. The …
  • Government cancels transfer of management of Sangam Dairy April 28, 2021 3:06 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State government issued an order on Tuesday cancelling the transfer of management of the Sangam Dairy to the Guntur District Milk Producers’ Cooperative Union Limited, Sangamjagarlamudi. Henceforth, the day-to-day …
  • Priyamvada Kant: In no hurry to find someone April 27, 2021 10:03 am Having proven her acting chops in shows like Tenali Rama, Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala, Bairi Biya, among others, and winning hearts with her performance, in reality, show Splitsvilla (season 12), Priyamvada Kant is currently enjoying her new gig — her role of …
  • Special officer inspects CCCs in Gudavalli, Tidco  housing colony  April 27, 2021 2:22 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Senior IAS officer and principal secretary (transportation) MT Krishna Babu, who is now special officer for Covid-19 Care Centres (CCCs) along with Covid-19 management nodal officer A Srikanth made a surprise inspection …
  • Anand Tiwari pays tribute to Amit Mistry in this heart-touching video: ‘This is how I will remember you’ April 25, 2021 8:16 am Actor-filmmaker Anand Tiwari has shared a video featuring the late actor Amit Mistry as a tribute to him. Mistry passed away due to cardiac arrest on Friday, April 23 at the age of 47. In the video, Mistry can be seen performing in a melodious voice the …
  • Mumbai: 47-yr-old actor Amit Mistry succumbs to heart attack April 24, 2021 10:39 am Mistry shone in Bandish BanditsMumbai: Multi-faceted actor Amit Mistry, 47, who made a mark with the web series Bandish Bandits and films like Shor In The City, died of a heart attack on Friday. Around 9.30am, the actor had finished breakfast and a workout …
  • Actor Amit Mistry dies due to Cardiac Arrest at age 47 April 24, 2021 10:18 am Amit Mistry died on Friday morning after suffering a severe cardiac arrest. He appeared in the Amazon Prime web series Bandish Bandits recently. He passed away at the age of 47. He died after a major cardiac arrest while he was at his house with his …
  • 'Bandish Bandits' Actor Amit Mistry Dies After Cardiac Arrest April 23, 2021 12:52 pm Actor Amit Mistry, who was seen in shows like ‘Tenali Rama’ and films like ‘Kya Kehna’, ‘Ek Chalis Ki Last Local’, ‘99’, ‘Shor In The City’, ‘Yamla Pagla Deewana’, ‘Bey Yaar’, ‘A Gentleman’, passed away on Friday morning (April 23) due to heart attack. The …
  • TV celebs mourn the demise of Amit Mistry April 23, 2021 11:34 am Television and film actor Amit Mistry passed away due to cardiac arrest on Friday (April 23) morning. The actor's manager confirmed the news with BT. Many celebs and friends from the entertainment industry, who shared screen space with Amit, are taken …
  • Bollywood: Bandish Bandits actor Amit Mistry... April 23, 2021 10:10 am In a tragic piece of news, popular TV and Bollywood actor Amit Mistry died of a heart attack at his residence on Friday morning. According to his manager Maharshi Desai, the actor passed away at around 9:30 am at his residence in Andheri West. Amit was …
  • Amit Mistry dies of cardiac arrest at 47 April 23, 2021 9:24 am Popular Gujarati and Hindi film actor Amit Mistry died on Friday morning after suffering a major cardiac arrest. He was 47. His manager Maharshi Desai told indianexpress.com, “I spoke to Amit’s mother. It is true that he is no more. He passed away after …
  • Amit Mistry (1974-2021): Filmmakers Raj and DK are ‘devastated’ by the death of Bandish Bandits’ actor April 23, 2021 9:24 am Actor Amit Mistry in a still from Shor in the City. (Photo: Raj&DK/Twitter)Actor Amit Mistry passed away on Friday after suffering a cardiac arrest at his home in Mumbai. He was 47. The actor, who made his name in the Gujarati theatre circuit, went …
  • ‘Bandish Bandits’ actor Amit Mistry dies of cardiac arrest, celebs pay tribute April 23, 2021 8:48 am Posted By: Daliya Ghose On Friday, 23rd April 2021,01:04 Popular Marathi and Bollywood actor Amit Mistry, who starred in couple of movies like Kya Kehna, Ek Chalis Ki Last Local, 99, Shor In The City, Yamla Pagla Deewana, Bey Yaar, A Gentleman and the …
  • Bandish Bandits actor Amit Mistry dies of cardiac arrest April 23, 2021 7:14 am Popular Gujarati and Hindi film actor Amit Mistry died on Friday morning after suffering a major cardiac arrest. His manager Maharshi Desai told indianexpress.com, “I spoke to Amit’s mother. It is true that he is no more. He passed away after suffering a …
  • Amit Mistry dies of heart attack; Dilip Joshi, Shekhar Suman & others pay condolences April 23, 2021 6:37 am Image Source : TWITTER/ACTORAMITMISTRY Actor Amit Mistry dies of heart attack Actor Amit Mistry, who was seen in shows like Tenali Rama and films like Kya Kehna, Ek Chalis Ki Last Local, 99, Shor In The City, Yamla Pagla Deewana, Bey Yaar, A Gentleman, …
  • Sundeep Kishan does action comedy in ‘Gully Rowdy’ April 22, 2021 1:23 pm South star Sundeep Kishan, who was seen in the Hindi web series “The Family Man”, is up for a quirky turn on screen next, in the upcoming action comedy “Gully Rowdy”. “It is a very interesting and well-written character. There’s action infused with humour, …
  • Shobha Tharoor Srinivasan’s book for children paints a vivid portrait of celebrated artist Raja Ravi Varma April 19, 2021 1:35 pm Author, poet and voice artiste Shobha Tharoor Srinivasan brings alive the life and times of Raja Ravi Varma, the celebrated artist, in Prince With a Paintbrush: The Story of Raja Ravi Varma, her book for children. The richly-illustrated book, which …
  • Panchagam predicts end of pandemic, good days for Andhra Pradesh April 14, 2021 12:27 am VIJAYAWADA: The Telugu New Year Panchangam (almanac) predicts an end to the Coronavirus pandemic and good days for Andhra Pradesh this year. During Panchanga Sravanam (almanac reading) programme conducted on Ugadi festival to mark the beginning to Plava …
  • 20 students, staff test positive in ANU April 7, 2021 5:32 pm By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur district reported 424 Covid-19 new cases, the highest in the State on Tuesday. According to the health bulletin, as many as 161 cases have been recorded in GMC limits, 52 in Mangalagiri, 42 in Tenali.As many as 20 …
  • SCR commissions electrification of 750 track km in 2020-21 April 5, 2021 12:08 am The South Central Railway (SCR) has commissioned electrification of 750 track kilometre during 2020-21. "Out of the 750 track km, 612 track km have been electrified in the new sections, while around 64 track km of double lines and 69 track km of third …
  • Talaash Ek Sitaare Ki: Where did Minissha Lamba go after delivering powerpacked performances? April 3, 2021 10:22 am Image Source : INSTAGRAM/MINISSHA_LAMBA Where did Minissha Lamba go missing? Bollywood actress Minissha Lamba delivered some power-packed performances in films before she went missing from the limelight, In India TV's special show Talaash Ek …
  • Near clean sweep by YSRCP in municipal polls March 15, 2021 6:08 pm Close to two years after coming to power, the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) handed yet another crushing defeat to the TDP and the BJP-Jana Sena Party alliance by winning all 11 municipal corporations and 69 out of 71 municipalities/nagar panchayats that …
  • Andhra Pradesh records 64.34 percent polling in civic elections March 12, 2021 1:07 am Vijayawada: Voting percentage in urban local body polls in the state has gone up to 64.34 from the previously assessed 62.28 per cent in Andhra Pradesh, it was announced on Thursday. The state election commission and municipal administrations announced …
  • Guntur municipal elections witness 57.15 per cent turnout March 11, 2021 3:33 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The overall polling percentage in the elections to five municipalities and one municipal corporation was 61.67 per cent. The polling began at 7:30 am in all 205 wards in 913 polling booths in the district and continued till …
  • Sundeep Kishan on A1 Express: ‘It is a modern commercial film’ March 4, 2021 5:09 pm Actor Sundeep Kishan’s A1 Express is not only his 25th film but also the first Telugu movie to be made on the sport of hockey. With Lavanya Tripathi in the lead, the film is directed by Dennis Jeevan Kanukolanu. It is the Telugu remake of the Tamil hit, …
  • Varalaxmi Sarathkumar on her choice of films: ‘I don’t enjoy playing stereotypical characters’ February 17, 2021 12:17 pm Basking in the success of Krack, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar is all set to be seen in Allari Naresh-starrer Naandhi next. Directed by debutant Vijay Kanakamedala, the movie is slated for a worldwide release on February 19. In an interaction, the Tenali …
  • A little bit of Telugu in Africa February 10, 2021 6:15 am Express News Service HYDERABAD:  From working at a ‘fancy store’ in a village near Tenali (Andhra Pradesh) for `20 a day to amassing a follower count of 3,81,000 on his travel vlog ‘Uma Telugu Traveller’, Uma Prasad Malempati is living his dream. It did …
  • Temple tourism mooted in Krishna district February 8, 2021 4:56 pm Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: To revive the tourism sector, which was hit by Covid-19, the State government has been exploring all possibilities to promote temple tourism in Krishna district. An action plan in this regard is being drafted by officials …
  • Officials seek funds from SEC for GP polls February 5, 2021 10:51 pm VIJAYAWADA: Gram panchayat secretaries have appealed to the State Election Commission that funds be released to them in advance, so that they can make timely arrangements for the conduct of gram panchayat polls in Andhra Pradesh. These officials pointed …
  • 30 projects of Telangana, Andhra awaiting Railway Board nod January 30, 2021 1:07 pm Indian Railways has made use of limited services during the pandemic to fast track key infrastructure repairs and works from last year. However, there are also some pending projects of Telugu States of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh awaiting final green …
  • This Tenali family has hunger for feeding needy in times of crisis January 3, 2021 4:10 am Express News Service GUNTUR: Sri Sri Sri Chandrasekhara Guru Paduka Peetam and Sri Ramayana Navahnika Yagna Trust in Tenali have set a fine example of humanity by feeding lakhs of poor people during the lockdown. The founder of these trusts, Vishnubhatla …
  • Antibes and Mistletoe to fight it out January 1, 2021 7:00 pm Antibes and Mistletoe may fight out the finish in the Bangalore Oaks (2,400m), the chief event of the races to be held here on Saturday (January 2). There will be no false rails. 1. NOVICE PLATE (1,200m), maiden 3-y-o only, (Terms), 2.00 p.m.: 1. Linkin …
  • School went online this year, including MIT’s swimming test December 30, 2020 11:26 am “I procrastinated taking it for seven semesters, despite many, many angry texts from my mom," said Ms. Ochalek, 22 years old, a mechanical engineering major. She was about to dive in last spring—her last semester before graduating—when the pandemic …
  • Crimes against women dip by 27.7 per cent in Guntur  December 29, 2020 3:57 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Guntur district reported 9,473 crime cases, including 5,470 Covid-19 violation cases, this year as against 5,186 cases last year, reflecting an increase of 42.6 per cent. On the other hand, crimes against women have …
  • New on Amazon Prime this week: ‘Unpaused’, ‘The Grand Tour’ Season 4 and more December 17, 2020 9:25 am The platform’s first Hindi anthology, Jeremy Clarkson’s new travel adventure and two romantic comedies are the highlights of the week This week, Amazon Prime Video brings anthology film Unpaused, a collection of five Hindi short films filmed during the …
  • Sundeep Kishan teams up with Neha Shetty for Rowdy Baby December 16, 2020 12:31 pm G Nageswara Reddy of Denikaina Ready &Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL fame will direct their next. The film that is touted to be a comedy-drama will also see Bobby Simha, Rajendra Prasad and Harsha Chemudu in key roles. Read MoreRead Less
  • Andhra Beverages Corporation to open 10 walk-in elite liquor stores soon   December 15, 2020 4:14 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Officials of the AP State Beverages Corporation Limited (APSBCL) are  preparing the ground to launch 10 walk-in liquor stores, to be known as Elite Shops, even though the government initially planned for 100 such stores …
  • Chandrakanta and Vikram Beetal in a new Avatar December 14, 2020 9:43 pm New Delhi [India], December 14 (ANI/Media Dekho): During the lockdown millions of people have been watching TV shows from the 1980s and 90s, everybody wanted to be part of the Nostalgia, which is an extremely important memory function mostly linked to …
  • Following the footsteps of Sandeep Kataria, Bata's Global CEO December 13, 2020 10:24 pm Kataria, 49, an IIT-XLRI alumnus, was quick to implement a number of initiatives during the Covid-19 crisis including launching D2C initiatives such as mobile stores, WhatsApp messaging, video calling and home deliveries. Kataria was also swift to …
  • Valley pastor, group help Leper Project in India December 13, 2020 7:31 am AUSTINTOWN — A local pastor and church organization have helped those in India battling leprosy by taking part in the Leper Project, which involved the construction this year of a special hospital in Tenali. A Struthers resident, the Rev. Michael Pangio, …
  • Cyclone Nivar | Battered fields, shattered dreams in Andhra Pradesh December 8, 2020 7:14 am Coastal and Rayalaseema districts in the State bore the brunt of Cyclone Nivar that inflicted extensive crop loss; enumeration is under way for quick disbursal of aid to affected farmers For the people living in the coastal region of the State, November …
  • Sabyasachi dubs for an animation film on Tenali Rama November 21, 2020 7:31 am
  • TS EAMCET 2020 results announced: Tenali girl tops agriculture, medical stream October 24, 2020 8:35 pm HYDERABAD: A student from AP topped the agriculture and medical stream of the Telangana state Eamcet, the results of which were released on Saturday. Girls bagged the top spots in the test which was conducted by the JNTU-H on behalf of the TS Council of …
  • Krishna Bharadwaj: Dad influenced my ‘Tenali Rama’ performance June 20, 2020 5:10 am Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Actor Krishna Bharadwaj, who plays the dual roles of father and son Rama and Bhaskar in the period drama, “Tenali Rama”, has spoken about his father’s contribution towards his performance in the show. “My dad, Dr. Aniket Bharadwaj, …
  • On World Environment Day, ‘Tenali Rama’ star encourages planting trees June 5, 2020 2:31 am Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) On World Environment Day on June 5, actor Krishna Bharadwaj emphasises on protecting nature. “This is the right time to realise the importance of saving our environment. At a time when humans are locked down at home, nature is …
  • Get ready for the witty tales of Tenali Rama May 16, 2020 8:59 am The latest edition of #StorytellingSessionsWithBangaloreTimes is here! And this time, we have artistes Sridhar Ramanathan and Shatarupa Bhattacharyya, from Bangalore Little Theatre, bringing to you the ‘Tales of Tenali Rama’. Presented in a two actor, …
  • Tenali records its first COVID positive case May 12, 2020 10:06 am Tenali, till recently in green zone, has recorded its first Covid-19 positive case. A man who came to the town recently from Koyambedu in Chennai has tested positive sending the local administration into a tizzy. The man is a chef and works in Chennai. He …
  • Dhruvi Jani quits Tenali Rama, here's why April 26, 2020 3:10 pm
  • Tenali at the forefront of manufacturing PPE kits for doctos April 8, 2020 4:40 am Express News Service GUNTUR: Tenali, famously known as ‘Andhra Paris’, is now in the news for a different reason. The town in Guntur district is manufacturing personal protection equipment (PPE) kits essential for the doctors and health workers when they …
  • Tenali pleases March 12, 2020 2:12 pm Tenali pleased when the horses were exercised here on Thursday morning (March 12) Outer sand: 1200m: Caesars Palace (Suraj) 1-32, 1,000/1-16, 600/46.5. Moved freely. Gate practice — inner sand: 1400m: Tenali (Antony), Fictioneer (M. Naveen) 1-35, ( …
  • Central team inspects Tenali govt hospital February 19, 2020 7:57 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: A two-member team of the Kayakalp, a Central initiative to check public health facilities, visited the Tenali Government Hospital and inspected its health facilities and infrastructure for national-level accreditation. The …
  • Tenali tense after YSRC workers throw eggs at ex-MLA Alapati January 26, 2020 12:47 am
  • Former TDP MLA takes out rally in Tenali, arrested January 10, 2020 5:54 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tension gripped Tenali on Thursday, due to Maha Padayatra by former TDP MLA Alapati Rajendra Prasad demanding continuation of Amaravati as the sole State capital. Answering a call for protest given by Amaravati Political …
  • Anti-CAA protestors harass right-wing leader in Tenali January 10, 2020 5:54 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The police filed a case against anti-CAA protestors who tried to close a shop belonging to the RSS State pracharak in Tenali on Wednesday. According to reports, a Muslim group was conducting a rally in Tenali demanding …
  • 18 kg ganja seized at Tenali railway station December 1, 2019 4:55 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The General Railway Police (GRP) have seized 18 kg of ganja from the platform 2 of Tenali railway station on Friday and arrested two men for its possession. According to sub-inspector G Venkatadri, the accused, Pasupulati …
  • Initiative helps Tenali MLA reach out to public November 30, 2019 3:54 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Ahead of the elections to urban local bodies and panchayats, ruling party MLAs in Guntur district have taken up initiatives to directly interact with the people of their respective constituencies. Tenali MLA Annabathuni …
  • 'Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL' review: Insanely unfunny November 16, 2019 3:25 am Express News Service It requires great skill and a unique talent to direct a comedy entertainer. It may seem like a lighthearted affair, but in order to get the right material, you need to understand the fundamentals of that genre. You need to do a lot of …
  • Tenali Ramakrishna BA.BL review: Where’s the wit and tact? November 15, 2019 1:14 pm Going by the title, you would expect a dose of wit and smart thinking. Instead, what we get earlier on is the hero referring to the heroine as hybrid tomato, and she, with the onus of breathing life into one of the dumbest characters, laying bare her …
  • Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL movie review and rating by audience: Live updates November 15, 2019 11:40 am Tenali Rama Krishna BA BLTwitter Director G Nageswara Reddy's Telugu movie Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL starring Sundeep Kishan, Hansika Motwani and Varalaxmi Sarathkumar has received mixed review and rating from the audience. Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL is a …
  • Sundeep Kishan: Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL is a fun and happy film November 13, 2019 8:22 am Sundeep Kishan starrer Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL will be released on November 15. After spooking the audience with horror-thriller Ninu Veedani Needanu Nene, Sundeep Kishan is all set to exercise his comic chops. He plays a lawyer in Tenali Ramakrishna BA …
  • Sundeep Kishan reveals the story and role in Tenali Rama Krishna November 12, 2019 12:49 pm Sundeep Kishan in Tenali Ramakrishna BA BLTwitter Actor Sundeep Kishan has opened up on his role and the story of his upcoming movie Tenali Rama Krishna (Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL), which is scheduled for November 15 release. He says that it is a comedy …
  • Sundeep Kishan’s Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL to release in November October 16, 2019 7:32 am The makers of Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL are planning to release it in both Telugu and Tamil. Actor Sundeep Kishan’s upcoming movie Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL has completed its shooting part and the makers are planning to release the film in November. Being …
  • Exclusive: Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL will be a laugh riot, says Sundeep Kishan October 3, 2019 6:19 pm It has been a while since Sundeep Kishan bagged a hit. His recent flick Ninu Veedani Needanu Nene garnered mediocre collections at the box office. So the actor is hoping for his upcoming Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL to get him the much-needed hit.  The G …
  • 16-yr-old becomes youngest to clear Tenali Pariksha September 9, 2019 5:38 am
  • 16-year-old becomes youngest to clear Tenali Pariksha; PM hails the achievement September 9, 2019 5:34 am
  • Pradeep Kabra to enter ‘Tenali Rama’ August 16, 2019 3:11 pm Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Actor Pradeep Kabra, who his known for his comic villain roles in films such as “Settai” and “Dilwale”, has been roped in for the TV show “Tenali Rama”. “The royalty of this show is something that attracts everyone and I am really …
  • Tenali Rama comes alive on stage May 8, 2019 9:35 am
  • Sundeep Kishan’s look from Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL unveiled May 7, 2019 11:47 pm Sundeep Kishan’s Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL is being shot in Tamil and Telugu, simultaneously. Actor Sundeep Kishan’s first look from his upcoming movie Tenali Ramakrishna BA BL was revealed by the makers on Tuesday. In the first look poster, the actor is …
  • Caste, development key factors in Tenali April 8, 2019 4:32 am Express News Service GUNTUR: The Tenali Assembly constituency is witnessing a triangular fight among the TDP, YSRC and Jana Sena. While sitting TDP MLA Alapati Rajendra Prasad is sweating it hard to record a third consecutive victory from this Assembly …
  • Govt neglected development of Tenali: Ex-speaker March 28, 2019 6:09 pm
  • Guntur-Tenali railway line doubling by February January 2, 2019 6:52 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The doubling and electrification works of Guntur-Tenali railway line will be completed in February, officials concerned said.The line, which extends up to 24 kilometres, is a critical link serving Guntur, Tenali and …
  • Two held for cheating showroom owners in Tenali October 17, 2018 5:11 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The rural police arrested two persons for not repaying showroom owners after purchasing electronic equipment from their showrooms at Tenali in Guntur district on Tuesday.  Addressing a press conference here, ASP Varadaraju …
  • TDP, YSRCP councillors come to blows at Tenali council meeting September 30, 2018 12:24 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: A meeting of Tenali municipal council on Saturday witnessed unruly scenes with some ruling and opposition members resorting to slogan-shouting and exchange of blows. During the meet, TDP 15th ward councillor Gousia Begum …
  • 'Kavaludaari' first, 'Tenali' next: Director Hemanth M Rao September 14, 2018 11:35 pm By Express News Service On Ganesha Chaturthi, Hemanth M Rao sprung a surprise tweet announcing a project with Rakshit Shetty. But before the post could go viral, Hemanth mentioned that it was only an idea at present, which he hopes will materialise in the …
  • Tenali sculptor’s DMK chief M Karunanidhi's statues to be displayed in Chennai August 22, 2018 2:42 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Sculptor Katuri Venkateswara Rao has got the opportunity of making statues of the late DMK chief M Karunanidhi. The statues made by this Tenali-based sculptor, who along with his son Ravi Chandra, has followed this ‘ …
  • Artists and NGOs to paint walls to make Tenali poster-free July 24, 2018 2:26 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tenali’s civic body has decided to take up beautification works and is inviting NGOs and young artists to paint the city walls with theme-based subjects. The civic body officials will also remove unauthorised hoardings and …
  • Tenali Rama actor Sohit Vijay Soni’s unaffordability to buy expensive food made him fall in love with tea March 28, 2018 11:50 am Mumbai: Tenali Rama actor Sohit Vijay Soni has marked his foot in the Television industry with his hard work and dedication. He found himself grounded in the industry but before in his initial year he found it very tough for him. There was a time when he …
  • Minissha Lamba to play ‘Vishkanya’ in ‘Tenali Rama’ February 20, 2018 3:07 pm February 20, 2018 6:23 pm New Delhi, Actress Minissha Lamba who debuted on television with the reality show ‘Bigg Boss’, will be a part of fiction TV and will essay role of a ‘Vishkanya’ in ‘Tenali Rama’, trade sources said. ‘Minissha Lamba, will play a …
  • Tamil version of ‘Tenali Raman’ out on January 16 January 11, 2018 8:11 am Chennai, Jan 11 (IANS) The Tamil version of Hindi television show “Tenali Raman”, which narrates the story of the poet, will go on air on January 16. The original “Tenali Raman” was aired on Sab TV last year and the Tamil dubbed version will be telecast on …
  • Playing Sharada gives me a lot of happiness: Priyamvada Kant in Tenali Rama November 3, 2017 1:41 pm Actor Priyamvada Kant, who is part of mythological show Tenali Rama, says that the show falls in the comedy genre too, which makes it more challenging. “Tenali Rama is a mythological comedy, a first of its kind. We all know comedy is the hardest genre, and …
  • Rama to disappear amidst high drama in Sony SAB's Tenali Rama October 24, 2017 11:44 am Browse more on » Entertainment, Other news Tattacharya who is surprised with the sudden disappearance of Rama tries to find out the real truth behind his disappearance. Tweet Mumbai, Maharashtra, October 24, 2017 /India PRwire/ -- Sony SAB's …
  • Wife, three others arrested for man’s murder at Tenali September 25, 2017 4:37 am GUNTUR: Tenali police arrested four persons in connection with the murder of a man. Disclosing this to newsmen on Sunday, Two Town CI B Kalyan said Dasaboina Gopi (35) of Kantamraju Konduru married Sujatha long ago.    Having learnt that she developed …
  • Close shave for Chennai-bound Pinakini Express passengers in AP's Tenali September 4, 2017 6:27 am Damaged rail track at Mallipadu, 2km from Tenali station in Andhra pradesh. (ENS) GUNTUR: Chennai-bound passengers of the  Pinakini Express had a lucky escape Monday morning thanks to an alert driver. The loco pilot stopped the train in time when he …
  • Home Minister Venkaiah Naidu visits Tenali in Andhra Pradesh August 27, 2017 4:51 am GUNTUR: Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu said here that a felicitation ceremony will give inspiration to others so that youth politicians are inspired by the experiences of their older counterparts and adopt policies for the development of their …
  • Tenali Rama is trapped between the two wives of King Krishnadevraya August 17, 2017 12:52 pm Browse more on » Entertainment, Other news Krishnadevraya who wants to be fair in his decision asks Rama to make the decision and choose who should get the Sindoor pat. Tweet Mumbai, Maharashtra, August 17, 2017 /India PRwire/ -- Pandit Rama …
  • Tenali Rama decides to Rob in Vijaynagar Kingdom August 11, 2017 12:07 pm Browse more on » Entertainment, Other news The King. However, Rama didn't know that Saudamini is also connected to Tattacharaya and he visits her home privately. Tweet Mumbai, Maharashtra, August 9, 2017 /India PRwire/ -- Sony SAB's latest …
  • Tenali physician conferred Lifetime Achievement award July 17, 2017 7:13 am P Dakshina Murthy at P B Siddhartha college in Vijayawada on Sunday | Express VIJAYAWADA: The Roots Health Foundation conferred Lifetime Achievement Award to Tenali based veteran general physician P Dakshina Murthy for his services to the health sector at …
  • Ready for Tenali Rama! July 12, 2017 7:13 am “I am 90 per cent different from what Tenali Rama is. In personal life, I am a loner and reserved person. Tenali Rama is full of energy and is always happy doing naughty and mischievous things that I have never done in my life, not even in my childhood. So …
  • Tenali Rama actor Priyamvada Kant: Mindless entertainment on TV, time to bring a change July 7, 2017 1:49 pm Written by Sana Farzeen | Mumbai | Updated: July 7, 2017 7:07 pm Dusky and attractive, Priyamvada Kant is truly a ‘chota packet bada dhamaka’. Shedding her glamorous avatar in The Swim Team, Priyamvada Kant is all set to star in SAB TV’s Tenali Rama. …
  • TV show Tenali Rama earnings will bail me out of debts: Actor Krishna Bhardwaj July 4, 2017 4:02 pm Written by Sana Farzeen | Mumbai | Published:July 4, 2017 9:08 pm Actor Krishna Bhardwaj had to go bald to play the titular role in Tenali Rama. From the time the promos of SAB TV’s Tenali Rama have hit screens, there has been a constant buzz and …
  • 'Tenali Rama' to return to TV; producer calls it "most expensive historical" June 21, 2017 12:41 am SAB TV to air a fresh rendition of Tenali Rama, DD's hit show from the '90s, starting next month. 'Tamma Tamma' and 'Raabta' are busting the charts when it comes to Bollywood music, Hotstar recently launched the sequel of Star's …
  • Tsundur SI ends life unable to bear CI’s harassment  May 13, 2021 3:41 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tsundur SI Pilli Sravani (35), who allegedly attempted suicide on May 8, died at a private hospital, while undergoing treatment here on Wednesday. Sravani was a 2018 batch officer and as her first posting, she was appointed …
  • Huge crowds at PHCs in Guntur for Covid vaccination May 8, 2021 4:20 am Express News Service GUNTUR:  Tension prevailed at Mallikarjunapeta Urban Primary Health Centre in the city on Friday as hundreds of people thronged the vaccination centre for Covid jabs.As part of the three-day vaccination drive, officials planned to …
  • 20 students, staff test positive in ANU April 7, 2021 5:32 pm By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur district reported 424 Covid-19 new cases, the highest in the State on Tuesday. According to the health bulletin, as many as 161 cases have been recorded in GMC limits, 52 in Mangalagiri, 42 in Tenali.As many as 20 …
  • Teachers need to play bigger role in New Education Policy: Karnataka women's university VC Chandavarkar March 16, 2021 8:27 am GUNTUR: Stating that New Education Policy (NEP) is mix of ethics and cultural values, Karnataka women’s university vice-chancellor and Bharatiya Shikshan Mandal (BSM) joint general secretary Dr Meena Rajiv Chandavarkar has observed that teachers would …
  • Ward volunteer rescues 10 from burning houses in Andhra Pradesh March 1, 2021 1:34 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: A ward volunteer sustained severe burns, while rescuing 10 persons from three burning houses at Rompicherla village in Repalle mandal on Saturday. Flames erupted due to short circuit in a house and spread to two others at …
  • Andhra Women Commission chairperson promises speedy justice to Anusha’s family February 26, 2021 8:50 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Women Commission chairperson Vasireddy Padma along with Narasaraopet MLA Gopireddy Srinivasa Reddy consoled the family members of Anusha at Gollapadu village on Thursday. Anusha (19), a second year degree student, was killed …
  • Stalker murders girl student, people stage protest with body February 25, 2021 12:29 pm VIJAYAWADA: Murder of a girl student by her lover led to a protest and demonstration in the streets at Narasaropet in Guntur district on Wednesday. The protesters demanded that the government do “justice” to the girl’s family by providing it with financial …
  • College girl's murder by classmate sparks tension in Andhra Pradesh's Narasaraopet February 25, 2021 1:48 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: A second year degree student was murdered by her classmate in Narasaraopet of Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday leading to tension in the town with students and family members staging a protest, demanding …
  • Narasaraopet MP inaugurates Saksham 2021 January 19, 2021 12:56 pm By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Narasaraopet MP Lavu Sri Krishna Devarayalu inaugurated Saksham (Sanrakshan Kshamata Mahotsav) 2021 at HPCL, Tadepalli campus on Monday. The theme of this year is green and clean energy. The campaign is being organised …
  • Disability no bar for students to race towards life's goals at Bengaluru B-school December 3, 2020 11:45 am While IIMB has 46 specially-abled students across courses at present, officials claim that the institution’s estate office is in continuous pursuit towards making the entire campus disabled-friendly. (Photo credit: IIM Bangalore)Vivekananda Nareddula, a …
  • GAIL proposes Kondapalli-Tirupati natural gas pipeline November 24, 2020 7:45 pm State-owned GAIL is planning a 450-km pipeline from Kondapalli, near Vijayawada, to Tirupati for supplying natural gas to industries and city gas distribution projects. Though the proposed infrastructure is for catering to consumers in Andhra Pradesh, the …
  • Andhra: 14 students, their parents contract virus after COVID positive couple holds tuition classes October 3, 2020 3:59 pm Image Source : PTI 14 minor students, their parents contract coronavirus in Andhra Pradesh As many as 14 students in Andhra Pradesh have tested positive for COVID-19, apparently through their tuition teacher. According to the officials, the students, all …
  • More posts for SC, ST, BCs in TDP women’s wing October 2, 2020 3:57 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: After making Dalit leader and former MLA Vangalapudi Anitha the president of State Telugu Mahila, the women wing of the party, the TDP accommodated more women from the backward and weaker sections in the party leadership …
  • 18 new containment zones declared in Guntur to curb coronavirus spread September 26, 2020 4:00 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Collector I Samuel Anand Kumar on Friday declared 18 new containment zones in the district based on the Covid-19 report submitted by DM&HO J Yasmin. The new containment zones include Garudachalam village in Phirangipuram …
  • 86% of coronavirus patients cured in Guntur September 22, 2020 3:41 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Out of the 49,978 coronavirus infections reported in the district till Monday, only 6,418 are active after the discharge of 43,062 patients from hospitals. On Monday, the district saw a spike of 532 cases, out of which 117 …
  • Protest after NT Rama Rao statue removal September 14, 2020 5:03 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tension prevailed in Vinukonda following the removal of statues of TDP founder and former chief minister NT Rama Rao and former MLA Paritala Ravindra on Saturday night. The two statues were installed on the banks of …
  • Medical officer apologises to Collector in Andhra Pradesh after argument over COVID-19 facilities September 11, 2020 4:54 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Taking exception to his authority being questioned by a medical officer during a review meeting, District Collector I Samuel Anand Kumar on Thursday ordered the police to arrest the doctor, besides suspending him. Fuming at …
  • CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy lays stone for JNTU-N campus August 18, 2020 4:24 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/GUNTUR: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy laid the foundation stone for the permanent campus of JNTU-Narasaraopet in Guntur district via video link from his camp office in Tadepalle on Monday.  The Chief Minister …
  • Macherla under three-day lockdown from August 10 August 10, 2020 5:45 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  The district recorded 881 more Covid cases on Sunday, increasing the total to 21,718. Guntur city registered the highest single-day spike of 313 positive cases. Of the total new cases, 49 were reported in Chilakaluripet, 24 …
  • DU admission registrations pushed to August July 18, 2020 5:30 pm !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Haryana Agriculture minister Jai Prakash Dalal on Saturday said the swarms of locusts have not caused much damage in the state so far, but asked farmers to remain alert. “The locust swarms have not done much …
  • BJP demands CBI probe into Rajasthan tapes July 18, 2020 7:19 am !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates The outbreak in the city of Urumqi is the latest to pop up since China largely contained the domestic spread of the virus in March. The largest was a recent outbreak in Beijing that infected more than 330 people. …
  • COVID-19: Stricter restrictions in Guntur district and Kurnool Municipal Corp July 17, 2020 6:04 am By Express News Service GUNTUR/KURNOOL: With the number of Covid-19 cases continuing to shoot up, the Guntur district administration and officials of the Kurnool municipal corporation have decided to restrict the movement of people and strictly enforce …
  • Four killed in road mishap in Andhra Pradesh July 2, 2020 10:27 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Four persons were killed in a ghastly road mishap in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh late Wednesday night. The mishap took place on the National Highway - 16 near Timmapuram village of Edlapadu mandal of the district. A …
  • Krishna district reports three more deaths, 84 new cases July 1, 2020 4:41 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Krishna district on Tuesday recorded a whopping 84 Covid- 19 cases, which took the total number of infections to 1,467. A total of 63 persons have succumbed to the virus after three more deaths were reported in the last …
  • 79 fresh cases in Guntur district June 30, 2020 4:43 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Seventy-nine more infections were recorded in Guntur district on Monday, which took the cumulative number of Covid-19 cases to 1,279. Among the 79, 51 patients are from Guntur city alone. Meanwhile, the district has 700 …
  • Four more Guntur villages under coronavirus cloud, overall count 461 May 30, 2020 2:27 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The coronavirus is spreading to new areas in Guntur district. Cases reported since Tuesday were also from Timmapuram (1), Girijavolu (1), Chandavaram (2) and Edlapadu (2), apart from the containment zones in Penumaka, Tenali …
  • Restrictions to continue in Narasaraopet May 9, 2020 2:32 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The district administration has decided to enforce complete lockdown till May 10 in Narasaraopet. As part of ‘Mission May 15’ plan aimed at curbing coronavirus positive cases in Narasaraopet, the officials enforced complete …
  • 11 test positive for coronavirus in Guntur district, count at 319 May 4, 2020 3:38 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: With 11 more persons testing positive for coronavirus on Sunday, the number of cases in Guntur district rose to 319. According to official sources, of the 11 positive patients, seven are from Narasaraopet, two from Chinna …
  • Strict lockdown restrictions to continue in Guntur district May 3, 2020 3:57 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur collector I Samuel Anand Kumar said lockdown restrictions would continue in Guntur district as per the guidelines issued by the Union government and asked people to cooperate with the authorities to contain the spread …
  • A cup of tea led to spread of corona May 1, 2020 5:52 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Finally, police traced the person who spread coronavirus to the 45-year-old cable operator in Narasaraopet after a thorough inquiry. He was a 54-year-old man of Guntur who attended Tablighi Jamaat at Nizamuddin Markaz. The …
  • COVID-19: Narasaraopet turns a hotspot April 30, 2020 9:51 am Narsaraopet, a bustling town 45 km away from here, is the latest hotspot of COVID-19. A staggering number of cases, 104, from this town, has shocked the local administration, which seemed to be just relaxing after aggressively implementing cluster …
  • Andhra: Total lockdown declared in Narasaraopet as 23 test positive for COVID-19 April 28, 2020 6:53 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur collector I Samuel Anand Kumar has announced a complete lockdown in Narasaraopet revenue division from April 29 and 30. With 23 persons testing positive for Covid-19 on Monday, the number of positive patients rose to …
  • As cases rise, aggressive testing in Andhra red zones April 28, 2020 1:55 am Krishna District Collector A Mohammed Imtiaz and Vijayawada Police Commissioner Dwaraka Tirumala Rao in Vijayawada’s Krishnalanka area. (Express photo) With the number of coronavirus cases rising in Andhra Pradesh, the state government has resorted to …
  • COVID-19: Four Narasaraopet docs infected with coronavirus, patients in a fix April 27, 2020 3:53 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Four doctors from Narasaraopet tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday and Sunday. One among them is a 63-year-old, owner of a hospital in Arundelpet, and the other doctors, one of whom is his daughter-in-law, work for …
  • Fight on to shield rural Andhra Pradesh from coronavirus April 26, 2020 5:38 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  While a majority of Covid-19 patients are from urban areas, positive cases are also emerging from more rural clusters in the state. Seven new rural clusters were added on Saturday, taking their total number to 74 in …
  • Three more test positive for coronavirus in Guntur, cases increase to 209 April 26, 2020 5:25 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: With three more testing positive for Covid-19 on Saturday, the number of positive patients rose to 209 in Guntur district. Of the three positive patients, two belong to Narasaraopet and one to Sangadigunta area in Guntur …
  • Andhra Pradesh tally zooms past 700 mark with 75 new cases in a day April 21, 2020 4:07 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The number of COVID-19 cases in the state rose to 722 on Monday morning, when 64 samples tested positive (75 tested positive within 24 hours). With 16 new cases, Kurnool district now has 174 and tops the statechart. …
  • A web app to spot Covid cases April 18, 2020 5:15 am Express News Service HYDERABAD: When JSR Annamayya mentions ‘human being’ as his designation, it is clear that he is attempting to do something beyond the ordinary. Luckily, he instantly connected with J Vijay Punnarao, ACMA and V Krishna Korvvidi ( …
  • Youngsters outdoors? Parents to be booked April 15, 2020 4:21 am By Express News Service GUNTUR/KURNOOL/VIJAYAWADA: With a spike in cases in Guntur, Vijayawada and Kurnool, the focus has shifted to the strict enforcement of the lockdown in these cities. In Guntur and Vijayawada, the police are penalising those …
  • Narasaraopet on edge after death of collection agent April 13, 2020 4:53 am Express News Service GUNTUR: The death of a collection agent who worked for a cable operator, has been haunting Narasaraopet for the past three days. The 45-year-old, who died of coronavirus on Friday, had interacted with around 220 persons while …
  • Two more Covid-19 deaths in Andhra Pradesh take total to 6 April 10, 2020 5:50 am Vijayawada/Kadapa: Two more Covid-19 deaths, one each in Guntur and Anantapur districts, took the toll in Andhra Pradesh to six on Thursday. The victim from Guntur, aged 45, and the Anantapur victim, a 70-year-old man, died on April 7 and their samples …
  • COVID-19: Venture out sans mask in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur, pay Rs 1,000 fine April 10, 2020 2:33 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Get ready to pay Rs 1,000 fine if you venture out of your house and move in public places in Guntur city without wearing a face mask. With the number of COVID-19 positive cases increasing in the entire district and …
  • Speeding car dashes of police officer in patrol during lockdown March 25, 2020 5:35 pm Vijayawada: Amid the statewide lockdown and curfew on roads, one police officer from Andhra Pradesh was dashed by a speeding car in Vijayawada. The officer, Sridhar, received a head injury and was sent to hospital for treatment. Cases of people roaming on …
  • Youth in Andhra Pradesh's Palapadu spray bleaching powder on streets amid coronavirus scare March 23, 2020 4:50 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Amid rising cases of coronavirus in the State, a few youngsters from Palapadu near Narasaraopet, came together and sprayed bleaching powder on the streets in the early hours of Sunday. The youngsters purchased bleaching …
  • YSRC ZPTC, MPTC members meet MP March 16, 2020 4:31 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: YSRC Narasaraopet MP Lavu Sri Krishna Devarayalu has urged the party candidates, who were unanimously elected for Zilla Parishad Territorial Constituencies (ZPTCs) and Mandal Parishad Territorial Constituencies (MPTCs) seat, …
  • Candidates ‘stopped’ from filing papers March 12, 2020 3:26 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: YSR Congress activists reportedly obstructed TDP leaders when they were filing nominations for seven seats of Mandal Parishad Territorial Constituency (MPTC) in the presence of the police at RDO office of Narasaraopet in …
  • Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress accused of hounding Opp candidates March 12, 2020 12:26 am Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy. (File) AMID CHARGES that the ruling YSR Congress Party in Andhra Party is trying to stop Telugu Desam Party candidates from filing nominations for the March 21 local body elections, two more TDP leaders …
  • Guntur district getting ready for polls March 10, 2020 6:00 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur district officials were making arrangements for nominations for civic body elections on March 11.Commissioners of municipalities and Guntur Municipal Corporation (GMC) directed officials concerned to procure required …
  • Five more with coronavirus symptoms in Andhra Pradesh admitted to isolation wards March 8, 2020 5:16 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Five more fresh cases of people with symptoms of coronavirus were admitted to isolation wards in the State, taking the total number of people who are being treated in the State to 12. The fresh cases people getting …
  • Thousands of devotees throng Kotappakonda shrine February 22, 2020 5:28 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Hundreds of ‘prabhalus’ arrived at the Kotappakonda hill shrine from Narasaraopet, Chilakaluripet and nearby villages on the occasion of the Maha Shivaratri on Friday. Thousands of pilgrims made queue lines to pray to …
  • APSRTC to ply 2,555 special buses across Andhra Pradesh February 21, 2020 6:09 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/GUNTUR: Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) will operate 2,555 special buses to various Lord Shiva temples across the state on Maha Shivaratri on Friday and Saturday, said RTC vice-chairman and …
  • 6 killed, several injured as auto-rickshaw rams into mini lorry in Andhra Pradesh February 10, 2020 12:21 pm Image Source : PTI Andhra Pradesh: 6 killed, several injured as auto-rickshaw rams into mini lorry At least six people were killed, while several others were injured in a road accident in Andhra Pradesh on Monday. The incident was reported from Guntur …
  • Andhra Pradesh man miffed with sister talking on phone, kills her: Police February 10, 2020 4:11 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The police on Sunday, arrested a man named L Kumaraswamy for murdering his sister Tanusha. The accused has accepted that he attacked the deceased when he found her speaking over the phone with an acquaintance on the …
  • 17-year-old girl murdered in Andhra Pradesh, brother’s role suspected February 9, 2020 4:18 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Unknown persons murdered a girl under suspicious circumstances but police suspected the involvement of her elder brother in the incident and started inquiry to nab the culprits by collecting evidence.  The incident took …
  • YSRC MLA receives 32 complaints from public February 5, 2020 3:55 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: YSRC MLA Dr Gopireddy Srinivasa Reddy received 32 complaints from the public while conducting ‘Dial Your MLA’ programme at Municipal Council conference hall of Narasaraopet in Guntur district on Tuesday. He, along with the …
  • YSRC MP Lavu supports striking Capital farmers February 1, 2020 3:33 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: To express solidarity with Amaravati farmers who have been protesting against the State government’s plan for decentralisation of the capital, YSRC Narasaraopet MP Lavu Sri Krishna Devarayulu on Friday visited Mandadam …
  • Fed up with not finding sources of income, villagers in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool turn migrants January 28, 2020 12:41 am Express News Service KURNOOL: Unable to earn from his farms or find another decent source of income, Chinna Eeranna, along with his wife and teenage sons, is headed for the chilli plantations of Guntur district. Working there as farmhands, he says, is a …
  • Dream, Discover, Do: Nobel Peace Laureate and child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi to students January 22, 2020 4:07 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Nobel Peace Laureate and child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi addressed students on ‘Global Campaign on Child Education’ at Vignan University at Vadlamudi village in Chebrolu mandal on Tuesday. “Dream big, discover your …
  • YSR Congress takes out mega rally backing Andhra Pradesh government's decentralisation plan  January 19, 2020 7:23 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The ruling YSR Congress took out a rally from Guntur Road to RDO office at Narasaraopet on Saturday in support of the three-capital proposal of the government. Ministers, YSRC legislators and public in large numbers took …
  • Andhra's Narasaraopet municipality to get four wards December 31, 2019 2:58 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:The Narasaraopet municipal authorities have issued a draft notification for delimitation of wards and are seeking objections, suggestions to it from the public and representatives of all political parties.  Narasaraopet …
  • Two killed, one hurt in Andhra Pradesh hit and run  December 26, 2019 2:19 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Two persons were killed and one injured in a road accident at Narasaraopet in Guntur district on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday. According to Narasaraopet rural police, the victims Guvvala Govindu (65), …
  • Vijayawada: Man kills wife with Cricket bat December 22, 2019 10:13 pm Vijayawada: In a fit of rage, a man killed his wife with a cricket bat at Narasaraopet on Saturday night. Narasaraopet rural police inspector Y. Achaiah said a major altercation took place between husband Sk Mustafa and his wife Hayatunnisa on Saturday …
  • Land acquired for capital city project will be returned to farmers: AP panchayat raj minister December 21, 2019 1:57 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Panchayat Raj Minister Peddireddy Ramachandra Reddy has opined that decentralised development is the only solution to various problems of the State. Speaking to mediapersons in Tirupati, he made it clear that the land …
  • One dies as truck rams into container December 14, 2019 5:03 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: A person died on the spot, while another person suffered injuries after their vehicle rammed into a 12-wheeler container truck, which had suddenly halted, near the Agriculture department check post at Vinukonda in Guntur …
  • Minority leaders demand cancellation of CAB, NRC December 14, 2019 5:03 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Hundreds of minority youth from across political parties participated in a rally, demanding withdrawal of National Register of Citizens (NRC) and Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) at Narasaraopet in Guntur district on …
  • Youth slashes girl’s neck, attempts suicide December 5, 2019 8:01 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  A youngster tried to kill a girl by slashing her throat after she reportedly refused to marry him and later attempted suicide on Wednesday. According to the police, Ankam Akhil from Narasaraopet had fallen in love with a 17 …
  • Town beautification works begin in Guntur's Narasaraopet November 16, 2019 12:04 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: YSR Congress MLA Gopireddy Srinivasa Reddy and civic officials have vowed to take up works for Narasaraopet beautification. In this regard, the officials have started plantation of saplings on parks, roadsides and dividers …
  • Sand situation in Andra Pradesh improving, but bottlenecks remain  November 14, 2019 3:08 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  In Anantapur, Guntur, East Godavari and other districts in the state, sand availability is improving, but the common man is finding it difficult to place an order online. Further, transportation cost has increased, …
  • Andhra engineering student drowns in canal while trying to take selfie November 12, 2019 12:17 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  A 20-year-old BTech student drowned in Guntur Branch Canal while attempting to take a selfie with her friends near the canal bund at Karlakunta village in Nakarikallu mandal of Guntur district on Sunday.The incident came to …
  • YSRC resorting to intimidation, pressure tactics: Chandrababu Naidu October 1, 2019 2:45 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Describing former Assembly Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao as a man of self-discipline and fearless nature, TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu said he is still unable to digest the way Kodela had died.  Participating in a …
  • Resentment in TDP after Kodela death September 22, 2019 12:06 am Samdani MN | TNN | Updated: Sep 22, 2019, 4:20 IST Amaravati: The TDP’s new-found aggression to take on YSRC seems to have backfired as many party sympathisers are upset at the way the party handled suicide of former speaker Kodela Sivaprasada Rao. …
  • Ex-speaker’s final rites held amid tight security September 19, 2019 4:15 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The final rites of former assembly speaker Dr Kodela Siva Prasada Rao were performed amid tight security in Narasaraopet town on Wednesday. Thousands of followers of the doctor-turned-politician along with Telugu Desam party …
  • Downpour continues in Guntur district September 18, 2019 2:58 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Heavy downpour in several parts of Guntur district on Tuesday, threw normal life out of gear. Traffic on Guntur-Hyderabad highway was stranded as Rallavagu stream overflowed. Meanwhile, the streets of Guntur city, Tenali, …
  • Naidu demands CBI probe into death of former A.P. Speaker Kodela September 17, 2019 7:47 am Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has demanded that the Central Bureau of Investigation conduct an inquiry into the death of senior leader Kodela Sivaprasada Rao. The TDP president described …
  • Reputed doctor, controversial politician: The many facets of Kodela Siva Prasada Rao September 16, 2019 8:39 pm By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Popular among his supporters as Palnati Puli (tiger), Kodela Siva Prasada Rao's political career spanning over three decades had its ups and downs often marred by controversies. Born into a lower middle class …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Ex-Speaker Kodela Siva Prasad Rao commits suicide September 16, 2019 9:27 am Former Andhra Pradesh Speaker Kodela Siva Prasad Rao passed away Monday (File Photo) Former Andhra Pradesh Speaker and six-time TDP MLA Kodela Siva Prasad Rao committed suicide at his Hyderabad residence on Monday.  Former chief minister N Chandrababu …
  • Andhra says ex-Speaker stole govt items, thieves strike his office August 24, 2019 12:32 am Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker Kodela Siva Prasad Rao. (Source: Twitter) POLITICIANS LIKE to hold on to their chairs, and some of them to other pieces of furniture too. The previous Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker, Kodela Siva Prasad Rao, is accused of …
  • Spinning mill owners submit memo to Smriti Irani July 21, 2019 1:27 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: A team of Andhra Pradesh Spinning Mills Association (APSMA), led by Narasaraopet MP Lavu Srikrishnadevarayalu, met Union Minister of Textiles Smriti Z Irani in New Delhi on Saturday and submitted a representation demanding …
  • Kasu Mahesh bags medical college for Gurazala, boon for development of Palnadu July 14, 2019 9:00 am AMARAVATI: Decades long dream of backward Palnadu region in Guntur district in getting a government medical college is finally coming true. Finance minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy has cleared the decks for setting up government medical college in …
  • Woman constable in Andhra Pradesh survives suicide bid July 14, 2019 7:16 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  A woman constable consumed rat poison due to family disputes at Sattenapalli in Guntur district late on Friday night.  ALSO READ: Asha worker tries to end life, alleges harassment by Andhra Pradesh minister in Machlipatnam​ …
  • YSRCP MLA wants to make Narasaraopet ‘Palnadu district’ HQ July 8, 2019 5:14 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: YSR Congress party’s (YSRCP) Narasaraopet MLA Dr Gopireddy Srinivasa Reddy has initiated a signature campaign demanding that Narasaraopet be declared district headquarters by carving out a separate ‘Palnadu’ district. …
  • Another TDP leader lodges police plaint against former speaker Siva Prasad Rao's son July 7, 2019 6:54 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Another TDP leader lodged a complaint against AP Legislative Assembly former speaker K Siva Prasad Rao’s son Kodela Siva Ram at I Town police station of Narasaraopet in Guntur district on Saturday. TDP leader Vadlamudi …
  • Five cops suspended in Andhra Pradesh for dereliction of duty July 3, 2019 5:57 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur Rural Superintendent of police S Jayalakshmi suspended one head constable, three constables and a Home Guard for dereliction of duty on Tuesday. The orders for the same were issued after the Narasaraopet police …
  • Five pilgrims killed as car rams lorry July 2, 2019 5:45 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Five people, including two children, died when a speeding car rammed a stationary lorry from behind on NH-16 at NTR Centre in Chilakaluripet in the early hours of Monday. Chilakaluripet urban CI V Suryanarayana said the …
  • Three killed, two injured after car hits road divider June 23, 2019 5:36 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Three persons were killed and two others suffered injuries when a speeding car hit a road divider and plunged into the fields at Santagudipadu village in Rompicherla mandal of Guntur district on Saturday.  According to …
  • Yoga gaining popularity among Narasaraopeta Engineering College students June 22, 2019 5:12 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The fifth International Yoga Day was celebrated with much enthusiasm at Narasaraopeta Engineering College (NEC) in association with The New Indian Express, at Narasaraopet in Guntur district on Friday. Speaking on the …
  • Rs 11.6 lakh worth e-tickets seized by South Central Railway June 16, 2019 6:40 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Some 20 touts were arrested and e-tickets worth Rs 11.6 lakh seized during day-long raids conducted by RPF personnel as ‘Operation Thunder’ on e-touting (touting of railway tickets booked online) at 20 different …
  • TDP condemns ‘attacks’ on party workers by YSRC June 12, 2019 6:14 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Ahead of the commencement of the State Legislative Assembly Session from Wednesday, the Telugu Desam (TD) Legislature Party, which met under the chairmanship of party supremo N Chandrababu Naidu at his residence on …
  • YSRC, TDP workers clash in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur, seven injured June 11, 2019 3:48 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: An old dispute led to a clash between YSR Congress and TDP workers at Petlurivaripalem village in Narasaraopet Mandal on Monday. According to villagers, YSRC workers attacked TDP men with sticks and hurled stones. The TDP …
  • Former AP Speaker Kodela’s son booked in extortion case June 9, 2019 6:59 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: An extortion case was registered against former Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao’s son K Siva Ram at Narasaraopet rural police station in Guntur district on Friday. According to Narasaraopet rural SI AV Brahmam, builder K …
  • Vietnam elected to Asian seat on UN Security Council June 8, 2019 6:05 am United Nations, June 8 (IANS) Vietnam has been elected unopposed to the Security Council on behalf of the Asian countries in an election that could reshuffle the dynamics of the UN’s highest body that is already paralyzed on many important issues like …
  • Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to reveal ministers’ names at June 7 meeting June 3, 2019 4:35 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy will chair the YSRC Legislature Party meeting on June 7. It is expected that the Chief Minister will announce the names of his Cabinet colleagues during the meeting, which will be held …
  • Narasaraopet Anna Canteen renamed ‘Rajanna Canteen’ June 1, 2019 3:45 am The change of guard was swift and the message is loud and clear. Welcome arches at the entrance of government offices, stone plaques bearing the names of senior TDP leaders have been done away with and in their place, the white, blue and green colours of …
  • Repolling in Vijayawada today amid heavy security cover May 6, 2019 4:41 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: All arrangements have been made for repolling at five centres of five Assembly segments in three districts of AP on Monday. Polling will be held from 7 am to 6 pm amid tight security. A huge force comprising 1,200 police …
  • Vigilance and Enforcement officials seize 324 PDS rice bags April 27, 2019 4:36 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: A team led by vigilance and enforcement regional officer T Sobha Manjari conducted surprise checks and seized illegal stocks of 324 bags of PDS rice at Ravipadu village in Guntur district on Thursday night. Acting on a tip- …
  • Three-tier security in place for repolling in Guntur West and Narasaraopet April 21, 2019 6:05 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The police have made three-tier security arrangements in view of the repolling in Guntur West and Narasaraopet Assembly constituencies in the district. The election authorities have submitted reports after scrutiny of the …
  • Inadequate facilities plague JNTUK Engineering College, Narasaraopet April 16, 2019 5:25 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Lack of sufficient hostel buildings, classrooms and labs in the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) Engineering College at Narasaraopet has left its students in a fix. The engineering college began functioning …
  • TDP to consider new face for Narasaraopet March 10, 2019 2:53 pm
  • Section 144 imposed in Narasaraopet July 1, 2018 12:36 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tension mounted in Narasaraopet town amid fears of clash between TDP and YSRC workers on Saturday. YSRC MLA Dr G Srinivas Reddy was put under house arrest by police to restrain him from holding a public meeting. However, …
  • Massive rally of Dalits against Narasaraopet MLA's alleged land grabbing activities June 27, 2018 5:38 pm
  • Illegal mining of limestone continues March 4, 2021 8:46 am Guntur: There is no let-up in illegal mining in Palnadu region. Locals allege that small gangs continue to plunder the limestone blocks in Piduguralla and Dachepalli areas. Some of the gangs are also fighting among themselves to gain control over the …
  • Nara Lokesh consoles family of slain TDP leader, urges cops to release call data January 5, 2021 4:00 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Police probing the murder of TDP leader Puramsetty Ankalu in Dachepalli on Sunday night are yet to make a headway in narrowing down the suspects and the reason for the killing. Police said the assailants after killing Ankalu …
  • CBI raids 25 places of former TDP MLA, associates in Guntur, Hyderabad November 19, 2020 6:09 pm Share00 The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has raided 25 places in Andhra Pradesh’s Guntur district and Hyderabad, in connection with the illegal limestone mining case involving former Gurazala MLA Yarapathineni Srinivas Rao and associates on …
  • Tension after youth’s death in group clash, Section 144 clamped September 14, 2020 5:03 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The police on Sunday clamped prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC in Nadikudi village of Dachepalli mandal to thwart any untoward incident following the death of a youth injured in a group clash. Additional police …
  • It’s YSRC attempt to kill TDP leaders, fumes TDP chief March 12, 2020 5:41 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Expressing concern over the attack on TDP leaders in Macherla constituency of Guntur district, TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday said it was nothing but an attempt by YSRC leaders to murder TDP leaders. He …
  • Andhra Pradesh: YSR Congress accused of hounding Opp candidates March 12, 2020 12:26 am Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy. (File) AMID CHARGES that the ruling YSR Congress Party in Andhra Party is trying to stop Telugu Desam Party candidates from filing nominations for the March 21 local body elections, two more TDP leaders …
  • Watch: YSR Congress workers chase TDP leaders, smash car windows March 11, 2020 11:08 am The TDP leaders were attacked when they were traveling to Macherla to accompany TDP candidates to file nominations for the upcoming local body elections. (Screengrab) Former Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MLA B Umamaheshwara Rao, Member of Legislative Council ( …
  • 'Looking to lynch us': TDP leaders claim they were attacked by YSR Congress workers March 11, 2020 10:02 am The TDP leaders were attacked when they were traveling to Macherla to accompany TDP candidates to file nominations for the upcoming local body elections. (Screengrab) Former Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MLA B Umamaheshwara Rao, Member of Legislative Council ( …
  • CM Jagan to launch  hospital Nadu-Nedu  in Kurnool today February 18, 2020 7:02 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  ‘Nadu - Nedu’ (Now and then) in hospitals, a scheme initiated by the State government to upgrade facilities in government hospitals for ensuring  quality medical treatment to patients, will be launched by Chief Minister …
  • Andhra Pradesh Doctor Thrashed, Stripped; 4 Arrested February 5, 2020 9:56 am A doctor in Andhra Pradesh's Piduguralla was thrashed allegedly by YSRCP men. Hyderabad: A doctor who runs a hospital in Andhra Pradesh was beaten up brutally by a few men reportedly with links to Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy's party. The MLA …
  • Andhra Pradesh Doctor Thrashed Allegedly By Jagan Reddy's Party Men February 5, 2020 5:05 am A doctor in Andhra Pradesh's Piduguralla was thrashed allegedly by YSRCP men. Hyderabad: A doctor who runs a hospital in Andhra Pradesh was beaten up brutally by a few men reportedly with links to Chief Minister Jagan Reddy's party. The MLA in …
  • ‘Humanism is my religion, keeping my word is my caste’: Andhra CM Jagan December 3, 2019 5:18 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Amid criticism by Opposition parties over his religion and caste, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday said, “Humanism is my religion and keeping my word is my caste”.   Jagan said his detractors …
  • 'Humanism' is my religion, 'keeping up my word' is my caste says Jagan rebutting criticism December 2, 2019 10:44 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Amid criticism by the opposition parties over his religion and caste, Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday gave a sharp rebuttal to his detractors saying, "humanism is my religion and keeping up …
  • Winds of change blow across faction-ridden Palnadu region October 11, 2019 7:59 am Winds of change have started blowing across the villages in Palnadu in the grip of post poll violence since May this year. A series of violent incidents in the aftermath of election results have threatened to mar development in the region, which has …
  • Naidu demands CBI probe into death of former A.P. Speaker Kodela September 17, 2019 7:47 am Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has demanded that the Central Bureau of Investigation conduct an inquiry into the death of senior leader Kodela Sivaprasada Rao. The TDP president described …
  • Chandrababu Naidu put under house arrest September 11, 2019 9:26 am AMARAVATI: Telugu Desam president N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday made a vain bid to venture out of his house at Undavalli here to proceed to Palnadu region in Guntur district as part of his 'Chalo Atmakuru' call against alleged eviction of some …
  • AP: CBI may probe Gurazala illegal mining case September 5, 2019 1:10 pm
  • Andhra BJP postpones dharna against ‘police raj’ August 16, 2019 3:32 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The BJP State unit, which had planned to stage a dharna in Gurazala against ‘police raj’ in Palnadu region on Friday, deferred its plans as the police department did not give permission. BJP State Vice President T …
  • Demand for 5 nagar panchayats in Guntur rises August 6, 2019 4:15 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Demanding upgradation of five-gram panchayats–Dachepalli, Gurazala, Nizampatnam, Pedakakani and Amaravati–into Nagar panchayats, people’s representatives in Guntur district have submitted representations to the government. …
  • Kasu Mahesh bags medical college for Gurazala, boon for development of Palnadu July 14, 2019 9:00 am AMARAVATI: Decades long dream of backward Palnadu region in Guntur district in getting a government medical college is finally coming true. Finance minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy has cleared the decks for setting up government medical college in …
  • TDP condemns ‘attacks’ on party workers by YSRC June 12, 2019 6:14 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Ahead of the commencement of the State Legislative Assembly Session from Wednesday, the Telugu Desam (TD) Legislature Party, which met under the chairmanship of party supremo N Chandrababu Naidu at his residence on …
  • Narasaraopet Anna Canteen renamed ‘Rajanna Canteen’ June 1, 2019 3:45 am The change of guard was swift and the message is loud and clear. Welcome arches at the entrance of government offices, stone plaques bearing the names of senior TDP leaders have been done away with and in their place, the white, blue and green colours of …
  • Jagan urges Governor to take action, accuses Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu of 'misusing' office April 17, 2019 6:44 am By PTI VIJAYAWADA:  YSR Congress president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday urged Governor ESL Narasimhan to prevent the TDP and its chief N Chandrababu Naidu from abusing the official machinery for their political gains and brought to his notice the sad …
  • AP Speaker Kodela attacked by YSRCP workers April 11, 2019 11:59 am GUNTUR: Tension gripped Palnadu region as clashes broke out between the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and YSRCP workers in Narasaraopet, Gurazala and Sattenapalle assembly constituencies during the polling for general elections on Thursday. The situation turned …
  • Andhra poll violence: Two killed in TDP-YSRCP clashes, Assembly Speaker allegedly assaulted April 11, 2019 11:00 am NET Bureau At least two people were killed in poll-related violence in Tadipatri in Andhra Pradesh today after TDP and YSRCP factions clashed outside a polling booth. Similar incidents of violence were reported at many places across the state, including  …
  • Don’t be cheated by Chandrababu Naidu once again: Jagan Mohan April 4, 2019 3:53 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: YSR Congress chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy appealed to people to be aware of the ‘conspiracies’ of TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu and vote for trust and faith in the elections. “If you vote for TDP, you will be cheated again …
  • Bid to kill TDP leader foiled, three arrested March 24, 2019 6:46 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: With elections fast approaching, factionalism seems to be raising its ugly head again in Palnadu area. The police foiled the bid of a trio to murder a TDP leader by arresting them.  Disclosing this to newsmen here on …
  • Jagan to release candidates’ list on March 16 March 13, 2019 12:10 pm Category: Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad Posted by Md Aslam Hussain Published: Mar 13, 2019, 5:38 pm IST Updated: Mar 13, 2019, 5:38 pm IST Hyderabad: The first list of YSR Congress party candidates for the Lok Sabha and Assembly seats will be announced on …
  • Allow us to verify draft voters list: YSRCP to CEO March 5, 2019 3:25 pm GUNTUR: Expressing serious apprehension about deletion of eligible voters on a mass scale, YSRCP leaders requested chief electoral officer (CEO) Gopalakrishna Dwivedi to take a fresh look into the issue. A delegation of YSRCP leaders comprising Kasu Mahesh …
  • TDP enrolls 65 lakh members in Andhra Pradesh January 13, 2019 1:32 pm AMARAVATI: Setting a new record, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has enrolled over 65 lakh people as party members in the state. In the process, it surpassed the previous record of 64.42 lakh membership. Interestingly, the party has achieved the maximum score of …
  • Fan skydives to wish Jaganmohan Reddy on his birthday - The Siasat Daily December 22, 2018 10:58 pm GUNTUR: Kotha Ramakrishna, a huge fan of YSRCP chief Jagan, choose a different way to extend the birthday greetings to his leader. He resides in Johannesburg in South Africa, performed the Skydiving from a height of 11,000ft to wish Jagan. He took a poster …
  • Fan skydives to wish Jaganmohan Reddy on his birthday December 22, 2018 7:58 am GUNTUR: Kotha Ramakrishna, a huge fan of YSRCP chief Jagan, choose a different way to extend the birthday greetings to his leader. He resides in Johannesburg in South Africa, performed the Skydiving from a height of 11,000ft to wish Jagan. He took a poster …
  • Fan skydives to greet Jagan on his birthday December 22, 2018 7:29 am GUNTUR: Kotha Ramakrishna, an ardent fan of YSRCP chief Jagan, choose a novel way, Skydive, to extend the birthday greetings to his leader. Ramakrishna, residing in Johannesburg in South Africa, performed the feat from a height of 11,000ft on Friday. …
  • 12 e-Pahara centres to intensify vigil on criminals in rural areas December 3, 2018 3:58 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Determined to curb criminal activities in rural areas, DIG KVV Gopala Rao on Sunday launched 12 e-Pahara Command and Control Centres in Guntur district.These individual units, which will be connected to the Integrated …
  • Andhra CM lays foundation for Godavari-Penna linking November 26, 2018 3:44 pm Guntur: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday laid the foundation for the first phase of Godavari-Penna linking project at Nakarikallu in Guntur district to make Rayalaseema region drought-free. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is “ …
  • Trade Unions ask workers to support Mahakootami in Elections November 26, 2018 2:03 pm Posted by Md Aslam Hussain on Nov 26, 2018, 6:34 PM IST Hyderabad Telangana Congress President Capt. Uttam Kumar Reddy addressing a press conference at party office in Hyderabad Hyderabad: The Telangana state units of AITUC, INTUC, TNTUC and TJS (Karmika …
  • Demand for release of water from Nagarjuna Sagar November 12, 2018 6:49 pm NARASARAOPET: Blaming chief minister Chandrababu Naidu for the prevailing drought conditions under the Nagarjuna Sagar Project, YSRCP loksabha constituency in-charge Lavu Srikrishnadevarayalu alleged on Monday that state government had completely failed to …
  • Farming will be made more profitable: CM September 16, 2018 9:57 pm Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has said that farming in the State will be made more profitable as 40 minor and major irrigation projects would be dedicated to the people by February next. Addressing a public meeting after performing ‘jalasiri ki …
  • Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Board sanctions Rs 150 crore for Venkateswara temple in capital August 29, 2018 2:07 am By Express News Service TIRUPATI: Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Trust Board which met in Tirumala on Tuesday, under the leadership of its Chairman P Sudhakar Yadav, sanctioned Rs 150 crore for the construction of Lord Venkateswara temple at …
  • In Andhra Pradesh, Mob Attacks Police Station After 10-Year-Old Was Allegedly Molested May 16, 2018 4:05 am Mob threw stones at police station in Guntur, after a girl was allegedly molested Guntur, Andhra Praesh:  A mob attacked a police station at Old Guntur in Andhra Pradesh after a 10-year-old girl was allegedly molested, on Tuesday evening. The man …
  • TDP worker rapes 14-year-old multiple times, impregnates her May 14, 2018 1:56 pm The 14-year-old raped and impregnated by a TDP worker in Andhra Pradesh. (Representational Image)Getty Images In a shocking incident that took place in Andhra Pradesh's Dachepalli village, a Telugu Desam Party (TDP) worker allegedly raped a 14-year-old …
  • Andhra 14-Year-Old Raped Allegedly By TDP Worker, Is 3 Months Pregnant May 13, 2018 9:39 am The accused threatened the girl and even gave her Rs 100 to keep her mouth shut. GUNTUR, ANDHRA PRADESH:  It was a regular day for this 14-year-old girl when she fell unconscious at her home in Andhra Pradesh. Her family took her for a medical check-up, …
  • 60-yr-old accused of raping minor found hanging from a tree May 5, 2018 4:19 am A 60-year-old man who had allegedly raped a nine-year-old girl in Guntur on May 2 was found hanging from a tree near Amaralingeswara Swamy Temple in Amaravati on Friday. After the rape incident was reported on Wednesday, the local residents of Gurazala, …
  • Accused in Guntur rape case found dead May 5, 2018 3:51 am [India], May 5 (ANI): A 60-year-old man who had allegedly raped a 9-year-old girl in Guntur on May 2 was found hanging from a tree near Amaralingeswara Swamy Temple in Amaravati yesterday. After the rape incident was reported on Wednesday, the local …
  • Guntur rape: Andhra CM announces Rs 5 Lakh ex gratia May 5, 2018 12:46 am [India], May 5 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday met the family and relatives of the nine-year-old girl who was raped by a 60-year-old man in Guntur on May 2 and announced Rs 5 Lakh ex gratia for her. He has also announced help for her …
  • Guntur: Man accused of raping 9-year-old ends life in Nallamala forest May 4, 2018 8:56 pm Guntur: Annam Rama Subbaiah accused of raping a nine-year-old girl has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree in the Nallamala forest near Amaralingeswara temple in Daida, Gurazala mandal in Guntur district. The suicide theory has been …
  • 50-year-old Andhra man accused of raping minor found hanging May 4, 2018 9:04 am Protests continued in Dachepalli village as hundreds of residents blocked roads and surrounded the police station demanding that police arrest the accused immediately. Residents of Dachepalli have called for a bandh today in the area. (Representational …
  • Andhra Pradesh's Dachepalli seethes with anger over rape of minor girl May 4, 2018 1:29 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  A 9-year-old girl from a minority community was raped by a 55-year-old man at Dachepalli in Guntur district on Wednesday night leading to public outrage.Following the incident, a large number of people blocked Addanki- …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Minor girl sexually assaulted by elderly man, outrage in Guntur May 3, 2018 3:41 pm By: PTI | Amaravati (ap) | Published: May 3, 2018 8:22:48 pm Police said locals vandalised the man’s house after coming to know about the incident. In yet another horrific incident of crime against minor girls, a nine-year-old was allegedly sexually …
  • Nine-year-old girl raped by 60-year-old neighbour in Guntur May 3, 2018 2:55 pm Guntur (Andhra Pradesh): A nine-year-old girl has been allegedly raped by a 60-year-old man here. The rape incident was reported on Wednesday. Local residents of Gurazala, Guntur, on Thursday staged a protest at Bhahma Naidu statue and demanded for the …
  • 56 cows die after grazing pesticide-laced field April 10, 2018 2:12 pm Livestock breeder appealing to Indian government for help aftre losing more than half his herd Hyderabad: As many as 56 cows have died of poisoning in India’s Andhra Pradesh state, they fed on pesticide-laced sorghum sprouts. The incident in Daida village …
  • 56 cows die after feeding on pesticides in Andhra village April 10, 2018 2:17 am VIJAYAWADA: At least 56 cows died after feeding on jowar sprouts and pesticides dumped at a field at Daida village in Andhra Pradesh late on Sunday night. It was a horrific sight at dawn when farmers woke up to carcasses lying sprawled on the field at …
  • India’s blind cricket team’s winning streak April 6, 2018 10:20 am Ajay Kumar Reddy (holding the tricolour) and his team celebrate after winning the World Cup final against Pakistan in Sharjah on 20 January. Photo: Twitter @blind_cricket In a dusty school cricket ground in the early 2000s, 10-year-old Ajay Kumar Reddy …
  • Buffalo pee sparks clashes, claims life in A... February 6, 2018 8:58 am GUNTUR: One person was killed and his brother declared brain-dead after two families fought over a buffalo belonging to one of them urinated in front of the house of the other. The incident happened at Jangameswarapuram under Gurazala mandal in Guntur …
  • Buffalo pee sparks clashes, claims life in Andhra February 6, 2018 5:09 am GUNTUR: One person was killed and his brother declared brain-dead after two families fought over a buffalo belonging to one of them urinated in front of the house of the other. The incident happened at Jangameswarapuram under Gurazala mandal in Guntur …
  • Late rains dash Andhra Pradesh farmers’ Kharif hopes October 16, 2017 6:26 am VIJAYAWADA: The rains lashing different parts of the Rayalaseema region and parts of Krishna Delta and Prakasam district has not brought any cheers to the farmers. “The rains have come too late. Kharif is lost and only hope is Rabi,” they say. K Rama …
  • 18 months after DPR, gundrevula project still remains a non-starter September 23, 2017 5:36 am VIJAYAWADA: Farmers under KC canal ayacut were happy for the last one week with steady inflows into Tungabhadra River at Sunkesula barrage in Kurnool district, but now they are worried, for inflows started decreasing. They are worried as they would no …
  • Engg student ends life after exam failure September 13, 2017 3:42 am GUNTUR: A final year engineering student of Nalanda Institute of Technology at Kantepudi village in Sattenapalli mandal allegedly committed suicide in a private hostel at Nagarjuna Nagar on Tuesday.  According to police, Chaluvadi Durga Satish (22) of …
  • Gutka seized in raids, illegal sale of  chewing tobacco to be checked July 15, 2017 4:38 am Police seizing gutka packets from a pan shop at Bapatla in Guntur district on Friday during a raid | Express GUNTUR: Guntur rural police seized gutka, khaini and other banned chewing tobacco products after conducting raids on pan shops and tobacco product …
  • ‘Palleku Podam’ in faction-hit villages May 27, 2017 2:05 am GUNTUR: In the wake of faction killings in Prakasam and Kurnool districts, Guntur police have decided to implement the Palleku Podam programme in faction-ridden villages to promote peace and harmony.  Gurazala Circle Inspector R Dharmendra said  the …
  • Mini-Mahanadu seeks Chilli board May 24, 2017 2:48 am GUNTUR: Vinukonda MLA GV Anjaneyulu was unanimously elected Telugu Desam district president for the second consecutive time at the Mini-Mahanadu of the party held at Sri Venkateswara Vignana Mandir here on Tuesday. Later, the district TDP passed 14 …
  • Roads in Guntur inundated after untimely rains May 2, 2017 1:56 am GUNTUR: Untimely rain lashed several parts of the district on Monday bringing respite to people from the scorching summer.  According to reports, Narasaraopet, Atchampet, Gurazala, Old Amaravati, Pedakurapadu, Krosuru and other mandals received rainfall.  …
  • TDP, YSRC MLAs join hands to solve drinking water crisis in Guntur April 19, 2017 2:26 am GUNTUR: Setting aside their political differences, the ruling Telugu Desam and Opposition YSR Congress MLAs highlighted the severe drinking water crisis in the district at the Zilla Parishad meeting here on Tuesday and demanded measures on a war footing to …
  • Two tahsildars, VRO to face criminal action in land scam in Andhra Pradesh March 23, 2017 3:24 am GUNTUR: Vigilance and Enforcement Officer T Srinivasa Reddy who conducted an inquiry into illegal allotment of government land to a private individual by former tahsildars of Gurazala, has submitted his report to the State government.  It was revealed in …
  • Campaign to change thinking on child marriage in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur March 22, 2017 1:23 am GUNTUR: The Women Development and Child Welfare Department has come up with a 5-point awareness programme to curb child marriages in the district.  The awareness campaign aimed at eradicating the social evil, has already been conducted in Guntur, Gurazala …
  • 9 labourers die in separate road mishaps March 18, 2017 2:12 am GUNTUR/ONGOLE: Nine labourers were killed in two separate road mishaps in Guntur and Prakasam districts on Friday. At least 20 other workers were injured in the two incidents. In Guntur district, an auto-rickshaw trolley carrying around 15 farm …