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  • 1,184 new coronavirus cases, 11 deaths in Andhra Pradesh September 27, 2021 12:02 am By PTI AMARAVATI: Andhra Pradesh added 1,184 fresh coronavirus cases to its tally that now touched 20,46,841 on Sunday. The latest bulletin said 1,333 patients had recovered from the infection in 24 hours ending 9 am on Sunday while 11 others succumbed. …
  • SCR cancels 12 trains in view of cyclonic storm ‘Gulab’ September 26, 2021 10:18 am The South Central Railway (SCR) has cancelled 12 trains and short terminated, diverted or rescheduled few other trains in view of cyclonic storm ‘Gulab’ which is set to cross Andhra-Odisha coast on Sunday. Bhubaneswar – Secunderabad, Bhubaneswar – Tirupati …
  • Christina elected ZP chief of Guntur September 26, 2021 3:41 am Henry Christina was on Saturday sworn in as chairperson of the Zilla Parishad here. Ms. Christina was elected to the post unanimously in the elections held in the afternoon. District Collector and Special Officer Vivek Yadav and Election Officer Lakshmi …
  • Eight A.P. districts report no COVID death in 24 hours September 26, 2021 3:37 am The State reported seven more deaths due to COVID-19 and 1,167 more infections in the 24 hours ending Saturday morning. The cumulative toll and tally reached 14,125 and 20,45,657 respectively. The number of active cases further came down to 13,208 as 1,487 …
  • No Probe into NREGS works, HC told September 25, 2021 7:18 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Secretary Aditya Nath Das has informed the Andhra Pradesh High Court that no vigilance enquiry is going on into the NREGS works executed by contractors in the State. The CS appeared before the court in person on …
  • Virus claims 10 more lives in A.P. September 25, 2021 4:32 am The State reported 10 COVID deaths in the 24 hours ending Friday morning. During the same period, 1,246 infections were reported taking the cumulative tally to 20,44,490. The death toll increased to 14,118. The number of active cases further came down to …
  • Premium mobile phones turn hot sellers in small cities September 25, 2021 3:10 am Mobile phone retailers in the tier-2 and 3 towns and cities across India are seeing record demand for high-end phones, or those priced above ₹40,000, including the newly launched Samsung flip phone and Apple's iPhone 13 series. Analysts have pegged …
  • Surveillance beefed up for MPP election September 25, 2021 2:59 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Ahead of the election for the MPP seat in Duggirala on Saturday, police has beefed up surveillance at the mandal office as both TDP and YSRC parties are trying to bag the seat. Out of 18 MPTC seats, TDP won 9, YSRCP 8, and …
  • Snakes create panic at Govt General Hosp September 25, 2021 2:59 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tension prevailed in the labour ward of the Government General Hospital, after a snake sneaked in on Thursday night. According to attendants in the ward, at around 8 pm, a staff member noticed the snake and screamed. …
  • HC pulls up AP Police for illegal custody September 24, 2021 7:41 pm Vijayawada: The High Court here has pulled up the AP Police department for illegal custody of the accused in various cases and directed the state government to avoid recurrence of situations in future, with a caution that it would use its discretionary …
  • YSRCP leaders vie for ZPP posts September 24, 2021 2:47 am Vijayawada: Aspirants from YSR Congress party are lobbying hard with top leaders of the party to get key ZPP and MPP posts. The State Election Commission issued notification for MPP elections on Friday and for ZPP posts the next day. With its emphatic wins …
  • Govt does away with free accommodation for staff  September 24, 2021 2:22 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State government has decided to cancel free accommodation facilities to the employees of the AP Secretariat, Assembly and HoD offices. It is learnt that the government issued an order making it clear that the free …
  • Chandrababu Naidu writes to Andhra DGP about Kopparru attack, seeks justice September 23, 2021 4:55 pm Amaravati: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday wrote a letter to Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) Gautam Sawang about the attack on a TDP leader's house at Kopparru and alleged that police are filing false …
  • Absolute Barbecues expands footprint in Andhra September 23, 2021 11:48 am Absolute Barbecues has opened its 45th restaurant in the country at Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh. This is AB’s second outlet in the State, after Vizag. Having started it’s operations in 2013, AB now has a presence across 19 cities in India. The company …
  • AgriBazaar expects traded volumes to top 2.5 mt this kharif September 21, 2021 4:58 pm AgriBazaar, the digital marketplace for farm products, expects traded commodity volumes on its platform to rise by about two-thirds on good prospects of kharif harvest. The company is expanding its footprint in Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, …
  • Pilot project: Disha complaint box for college students September 21, 2021 2:47 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: In order to maintain better communication between students and the police department and to have a first-hand idea of the social problems face by students, especially girls, a scheme named Disha Cheruva is being introduced …
  • Vi to expand network capacity in Telangana, AP September 20, 2021 4:54 pm Telecom operator Vi is planning a network expansion exercise to enhance its GIGAnet 4G capacity in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Circle. About 2,000 TDD sites are to be added and the capacity of the existing more than 900 TDD sites, across key cities in the …
  • YSRCP clean sweeps ZPTC, MPTC polls September 20, 2021 5:49 am (MENAFN - IANS) Amaravati, Sep 20 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh's ruling YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) completed a clean sweep of ZPTC and MPTC elections as all the results were declared in the early hours of Monday. The party had bagged 505 of the 515 Zilla …
  • YSRC 'Jagan'naut rolls on in Andhra Pradesh, sweeps parishad polls September 20, 2021 3:37 am VIJAYAWADA: The ruling YSR Congress (YSRC) swept the mandal and zilla parishad elections, decimating the Opposition parties Telugu Desam, BJP, Jana Sena and Communists with a huge margin. According to the results announced till 9 pm on Sunday, the YSRC won …
  • YSR Congress tramples TDP in ZPTC and MPTC elections September 19, 2021 11:42 am VIJAYAWADA The YSR Congress Party (YSRCP)’s winning streak continued in the ZPTC elections as it crushed Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and the BJP-Jana Sena combine as per latest reports. The ruling party is poised for a landslide victory in the MPTC elections …
  • All set for counting of votes for local body polls September 19, 2021 8:55 am All arrangements are in place for the counting of votes for ZPTC/MPTC elections across the district on Sunday. District Collector Vivek Yadav said arrangements had been made for counting of votes for elections held for 571 MPTCs and 45 ZPTCs in the …
  • Counting of votes for MPTCs and ZPTCs elections in Andhra Pradesh commenced September 19, 2021 8:11 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Counting of votes for the elections held for MPTCs and ZPTCs in Andhra Pradesh commenced at 8 am on Sunday across the state amid tight security. Staff engaged for the counting of votes were allowed into the counting …
  • Ayyanna Patrudu booked for remarks against Andhra CM Jagan  September 19, 2021 3:18 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Guntur police registered case against former minister and senior TDP leader Chintakayala Ayyanna Patrudu at Nekarekal police station on Saturday. The case was filed under Sections 153 (a), 501, 504 and 505 of the IPC …
  • Recoveries outnumber new Covid cases in Andhra September 19, 2021 3:18 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  After several days, recoveries were marginally higher than the number of new Covid-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh.  In the 24-hours ending 9 am on Saturday, out of 55,525 sample tests 1,174 returned positive, taking the …
  • Counting of votes in AP parishad polls today; results by noon September 18, 2021 11:21 pm VIJAYAWADA: All is set for counting of votes polled in MPTC/ZPTC elections from 8.00 am on Sunday and the first leads are expected to be out by 12 noon. As the sealed ballot boxes with ballot papers are secured in strongrooms, the officials designated …
  • Andhra education department employees with 5 years of service at one station to be transferred September 18, 2021 6:25 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Department of Higher Education issued revised transfer guidelines for the Intermediate Education Department on Friday. According to Minister for Education Audimulapu Suresh, these transfer guidelines are applicable …
  • BBMP denies permission for installation of Modi statue September 18, 2021 4:23 am A 14-foot statue of Prime Minister Narendra Modi commissioned by a former Deputy Mayor and civic councillor is on its way to the city from Andhra Pradesh, but it will not be installed in Bengaluru as originally planned. The BBMP has not accorded former …
  • Tension at Naidu's residence as YSRCP, TDP activists clash September 18, 2021 1:25 am VIJAYAWADA: High tension prevailed at the residence of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief Chandrababu Naidu in Undavalli on Friday as several leaders and activists, including YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) MLA Jogi Ramesh, attempted to siege Naidu's residence …
  • Oil regulator PNGRB seeks bids for city gas retailing licence for 65 areas September 17, 2021 3:00 pm Oil regulator PNGRB on Friday invited bids for giving out city gas retailing licence in 65 geographical areas (GAs) including Jammu, Nagpur, Pathankot and Madurai. Bids for the 65 GAs being offered in the 11th city gas licensing round are due on December …
  • 14 more succumb to COVID-19 in Andhra pradesh September 17, 2021 7:15 am The State reported 14 COVID-19 deaths and 1,367 infections in the 24 hours ending Thursday morning, taking the cumulative toll to 14,044 and the tally to 20,34,786. The total recoveries increased to 20,06,034 as 1,248 patients recovered in the past one day …
  • GMC urges people to use cloth bags September 17, 2021 6:36 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The municipal corporation has been taking various measures to reduce the use of single-use plastic in the city. GMC has issued strict orders to managements of shopping complexes to use cloth bags only. The civic body is also …
  • Housing loans: AP approves one-time settlement scheme to benefit 46,61,737 people September 16, 2021 10:36 pm VIJAYAWADA: The AP Cabinet’s weekly meeting chaired by Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy has taken several important decisions on Thursday, including one under which the government will offer a one-time settlement for long-pending housing loans under the …
  • National Athletics Championships: Punjab's Harmilan Kaur Bains breaks 19-year-old record to win 1500m title September 16, 2021 6:58 pm Punjab’s Harmilan Kaur Bains shattered a 19-year-old national record to win the women's 1500m race by clocking 4:05 in the ongoing 60th National Open Athletics Championships in Warangal on Thursday. However, Harmilan’s effort fell short of the World …
  • National Open athletics day 2: Harmilan shatters 19-year-old national record in women’s 1500m September 16, 2021 6:24 pm Harmilan Bains of Punjab shattered Sunita Rani’s long-standing national record on the second day of the 60th National Open Athletics Championships at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Hanamkonda in Warangal, Telangana on Thursday. In a start-to-finish race, …
  • National Open Athletics: Harmilan Kaur sets national record in 1500m September 16, 2021 5:01 pm Punjab’s Harmilan Kaur Bains stole the thunder from the sprinters by breaking Sunita Rani’s long-standing national record in the 1500 metres on the second day of the 60th National Open Athletics Championships in the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Hanamkonda …
  • National Open Athletics C’Ships: Abhishek Pal, Parul Chaudhary stamp authority September 16, 2021 12:05 pm Parul Chaudhary of Railways established her domination over women’s 5000m with a gold medal-winning performance on the opening day of the 60th National Open Athletics Championships at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Warangal in Telangana on Wednesday. It was …
  • International conference at Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies-Nuzvid today September 16, 2021 4:20 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies-Nuzvid campus organise a three-day international conference on the subject ‘Recent Innovations in Chemical and Biological Engineering’ (RICBE-2K21) from Thursday.  …
  • K-craze: Korean dramas and culture are taking India by storm September 15, 2021 1:55 pm New Delhi, India–  CS Mani, a 67-year-old Indian, isn’t someone you’d expect to become enthralled by a South Korean limited television series. But as he watched the finale of Crash Landing on You in his apartment in Mumbai, he couldn’t hold back his tears. …
  • Ahead of PM Modi's 71st Birthday, 14-Foot Tall Statue Made From Scrap Iron to Be Installed in India September 15, 2021 11:52 am https://sputniknews.com/20210915/ahead-of-pm-modis-71st-birthday-14-foot-tall-statue-made-from-scrap-iron-to-be-installed-in-india-1089086799.html Ahead of PM Modi's 71st Birthday, 14-Foot Tall Statue Made From Scrap Iron to Be …
  • Agriculture Ministry signs MoU with companies to build farmers’ database September 15, 2021 9:37 am US multinational tech conglomerate Cisco, Kolkata-based corporate major ITC, commodities major’s IT arm NCDEX e-Markets Ltd (NeML), Reliance Industries’ IT arm Jio Platforms and India’s largest fresh produce supply chain firm Ninjacart have signed separate …
  • PG medical seats may nearly double in Andhra Pradesh September 15, 2021 5:59 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: To address the severe shortage of specialist doctors in the State, the medical education board may increase the number of medical post-graduate seats in government-run colleges. The number of PG seats available may be nearly …
  • EAPCET: Andhra Pradesh, Telangana students equally share top 10 ranks September 15, 2021 5:59 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Five of the ten top scorers in the Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agriculture and Pharmacy Common Entrance Test-2021 (agriculture and pharmacy stream) are from Telangana. The results were announced by Education Minister …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Active cases below 14,500 after 1,356 recover in a day September 15, 2021 5:59 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh logged 1,125 new Covid infections from 49,000-odd sample tests performed in the 24 hours ending Tuesday 9 am with a positivity rate of 2.26 per cent.Meanwhile, recoveries increased to 20,03,543 as 1,356 …
  • GMC to take spl steps to resolve water scarcity September 15, 2021 5:59 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: As the population of Guntur city is increasing over the last few years, people in faraway areas and merged villages are reportedly suffering due to water scarcity. Currently, the population of the city is around 10 lakh and …
  • Andhra Pradesh boy tops EAPCET-2021, Telangana students get five of top 10 September 15, 2021 4:45 am Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture and Pharmacy Common Entrance Test (AP Eapcet-2021) results were released on Tuesday. While the results of the engineering stream was already released last week, the latest results of agriculture and …
  • Agriculture Ministry inks MoU with 5 firms September 15, 2021 2:40 am The Union Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare on Tuesday signed 5 memorandums of understanding (MoUs) for pilot projects with five private companies­ — CISCO, Ninjacart, Jio Platforms Limited, ITC Limited and NCDEX e-Markets Limited (NeML). …
  • 14-feet iron scrap statue of PM Modi made in Guntur September 14, 2021 1:48 pm Guntur (Andhra Pradesh) [India], September 14 (ANI): Artisans from Tenali town of Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh made a 14-feet statue of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with iron scrap. The artisans are father-son duo Katuri Venkateswara Rao and …
  • CBI files chargesheets against four in Guntur for derogatory social media posts against judiciary September 14, 2021 2:39 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) filed separate chargesheets before a Guntur court against four accused in a case related to making alleged derogatory posts on social media against judges and the judiciary. On …
  • ISB to make larger impact on society: Dean September 23, 2021 1:13 am HYDERABAD: After over two decades of its existence, the city-headquartered premium B-school, the Indian School of Business (ISB), is looking beyond its elite self-perception of creating world-class management graduates and leaders, and helping corporate …
  • Watch: Tenali artisans build PM Modiís 14-feet iron scrap statue September 15, 2021 11:49 pm
  • Ahead of PM Modi's 71st Birthday, 14-Foot Tall Statue Made From Scrap Iron to Be Installed in India September 15, 2021 11:52 am https://sputniknews.com/20210915/ahead-of-pm-modis-71st-birthday-14-foot-tall-statue-made-from-scrap-iron-to-be-installed-in-india-1089086799.html Ahead of PM Modi's 71st Birthday, 14-Foot Tall Statue Made From Scrap Iron to Be …
  • 14-feet iron scrap statue of PM Modi made in Guntur September 14, 2021 1:48 pm Guntur (Andhra Pradesh) [India], September 14 (ANI): Artisans from Tenali town of Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh made a 14-feet statue of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with iron scrap. The artisans are father-son duo Katuri Venkateswara Rao and …
  • The Bigg Debut September 14, 2021 7:18 am Express News Service The third season of Bigg Boss Tamil put Losliya Mariyanesan on the map, but the former Sri Lankan newsreader says calling it overnight fame would be an oversimplification of her journey. “I began working at 18 and moving to India was a …
  • NEET goes off smoothly in Andhra Pradesh amid Covid protocol September 13, 2021 5:11 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)-2021 for admission into MBBS, BDS and other undergraduate medical courses was held in 10 cities of Andhra Pradesh amid strict Covid protocols on Sunday, September 12, 2021 …
  • NEET held at 151 centres with Covid precautions September 13, 2021 1:42 am Vijayawada: The NEET-2021 exam was held smoothly in 151 exam centres in 10 cities and towns across Andhra Pradesh on Sunday. The National Testing Agency (NTA) conducted the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) from 2 pm to 5 pm.   Nearly 59,000 …
  • Six plants to be set up in dist, O2 tanks constructed at Guntur GGH, Tenali September 4, 2021 5:47 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: As several Covid-19 patients faced problems due to oxygen shortage during the second wave, the Guntur district administration will construct six oxygen plants on the premises of government hospitals in the district.  As a …
  • Downpour in Rayalaseema, more rains likely August 23, 2021 4:35 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Several parts of Rayalaseema region, especially Chittoor district, received moderate to heavy rains on Sunday. Tanakala in Anantapur district received 8.9 cm of rainfall, followed by Chandragiri 6.6 cm and Tirupati 6.1 …
  • T'gana: Confession in ganja case ends in bizman’s murder August 23, 2021 1:39 am M ReddyHYDERABAD: A businessman from Karmaghat was murdered after an altercation over a confession in a ganja smuggling case, registered in Tenali in Andhra Pradesh. His body was exhumed from a farm in Zaheerabad in Sangareddy district on Saturday. Three …
  • Man killed by his business partner August 22, 2021 2:44 pm A businessman from Karmanghat was allegedly murdered by his business ‘partner’, who later buried his body in the roadside agricultural fields on the night of August 19. The motive behind the alleged murder was a financial dispute. The gruesome murder …
  • Youngster goes to hospital in Guntur with cobra in hand August 20, 2021 3:52 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: In a strange incident, a youth went to the government hospital in Tenali on Thursday morning, August 19, 2021, with a snake that bit him, much to the shock of doctors and staff. He reasoned that the doctors could provide him …
  • Sowing picks up in Krishna delta thanks to copious rains August 14, 2021 7:00 am Copious rains in the beginning of the Kharif season and availability of water in the irrigation canals have led to heightened agricultural activity in the Krishna Western Delta (KWD) region. For the third consecutive year, farmers in the KWD region have …
  • Andhra Pradesh: 22 of 26 crest gates lifted at Nagarjuna dam August 3, 2021 4:19 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Gurazala deputy superintendent of police Jayaram Prasad urged people and tourists to be very alert and cautious at the Nagarjuna Sagar project as 22 out of the 26 crest gates were lifted at Nagarjuna Sagar reservoir on …
  • Low-lying areas put on high alert August 2, 2021 10:24 am Mandals alongside the Krishna river, between Jaggaiahpeta and Avanigadda, were put on high alert as heavy inflows are expected late on Sunday or early hours of Monday. As of Sunday noon, Nagarjuna Sagar was receiving 4.5 lakh cusecs flood and the discharge …
  • 50 more YSR Urban Health Clinics to come up at Rs 80 lakh each in Guntur July 21, 2021 5:00 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  In order to provide better medical services to the people through urban health centres, the government has decided to construct 50 more YSR Urban Clinics across the district. According to the 2011 Census, out of 48,87,813 …
  • Covid-19: Tokelau's Pfizer vaccine roll-out begins July 20, 2021 6:52 am Tokelau's Nukunonu atoll began its vaccination process Tuesday morning at 8.40am (local time) after receiving its delivery of the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine Monday, courtesy of the Royal New Zealand Navy Patrol Vessel HMNZS Wellington. After …
  • Sirisha Bandla goes to space: ‘Always wanted to explore sky, stars’ July 12, 2021 12:01 am When business magnate Richard Branson fulfilled his old dream of flying to space on Sunday, among the five people who accompanied him on the “magical” trip was a 33-year-old woman with roots in Andhra Pradesh’s Guntur. Sirisha Bandla, vice president of …
  • In Tenali home, Sirisha’s grandad on cloud nine July 11, 2021 11:38 pm
  • ‘She was never scared to fly alone’, says grandfather of Sirisha Bandla set to travel to space July 5, 2021 1:10 pm As Sirisha Bandla gears up to travel to space on July 11, her grandparents back in Andhra Pradesh are flooded with phone calls and messages showering their blessings and wishing her the best. The 34-year-old who is part of a six-member crew of ‘Unity 22’, …
  • Reading then and now July 4, 2021 2:58 am As a schoolboy, I recollect the indescribable pleasure I would get when presented with an Enid Blyton. With great gusto and appetite would I lap up her series on Malory Towers and the mysteries solved by the Famous Five. So were Chandamama and illustrated …
  • Aasiya Kazi on Bandini co-actor Ronit Roy July 1, 2021 9:02 am TV actress Aasiya Kazi was 18 when she made her debut opposite seasoned actor Ronit Roy in Bandini in the year 2009. The actress speaks about her journey in the TV industry exclusively with ETimes TV. In this week’s Tellyblazer section, Aasiya speaks about …
  • Aqua hubs to be set up in Guntur, Tenali Assembly segments  June 26, 2021 3:45 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: To enhance consumption of marine products and to support aqua farmers, the State government has planned to set up aqua hubs, one in each Assembly segment of the State. As a part of it, 17 aqua hubs will be set up in the …
  • ‘Proposed food processing units win-win model’ June 26, 2021 3:45 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh Food Processing Society CEO L Sridhar Reddy is of the opinion that the proposed secondary food processing units are a win-win model for industry and farmers. Addressing investors at a virtual awareness …
  • Vijayawada: Five of gang arrested for robbing, killing elderly a la Dandupalyam movie June 25, 2021 3:47 am Vijayawada: The police here have arrested a gang that used to murder elderly people to rob cash and gold ornaments, in actions resembling the Dandupalyam movie. The gang comprised five youths. They targeted old people living alone by conducting recce first …
  • Minissha Lamba reveals she was accused of stealing money by her landlady: ‘I vacated the PG in two days’ June 20, 2021 5:59 am Actor Minissha Lamba has revealed that she was accused of stealing money by her landlady. The actor, who has been away from showbiz for quite a while, opened up about her initial struggling days in the film industry while speaking to radio host Siddharth …
  • Minissha Lamba finds love after separation from husband Ryan Tham: I'm in a happy relationship with a lovely person June 16, 2021 2:59 pm Bollywood actress Minissha Lamba seems to be enjoying her life out of the limelight for quite some time now. The actress, who separated from her husband Ryan Tham last year, has once again found love and opened up about the same in an interview with ETimes …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Six surrender after hacking partner to death September 25, 2021 3:17 am ANANTAPUR: A 43-year-old trader and rowdy-sheeter Madhusudhan Reddy was hacked to death by his rivals at Erraguntla cross in Dharmavaram town in broad daylight on Friday. The culprits surrendered soon after the incident. Madhusudhan Reddy of Venkata …
  • Why are you afraid, asks Nara Lokesh after police foil his Guntur visit   September 11, 2021 5:42 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: TDP general secretary Nara Lokesh has demanded that Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy tender an apology to the women for cheating them in the name of the Disha Act. Lokesh said that the culprits of gang rapes and …
  • TDP leader Nara Lokesh denied permission to visit Guntur murder victim's family September 9, 2021 5:45 pm Krishna: Heavy security has been deployed at Vijayawada airport in Andhra Pradesh's Gannavaram on Thursday after National General Secretary of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Nara Lokesh was denied permission to visit the family of the victim of a murdered …
  • Six plants to be set up in dist, O2 tanks constructed at Guntur GGH, Tenali September 4, 2021 5:47 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: As several Covid-19 patients faced problems due to oxygen shortage during the second wave, the Guntur district administration will construct six oxygen plants on the premises of government hospitals in the district.  As a …
  • Expressway to link Bengaluru to Vijayawada September 2, 2021 6:13 pm At present, it takes more than 12 hours to reach Vijayawada from the city An expressway is in the works that will connect Bengaluru to Vijayawada. The original plan is to connect Bengaluru city to Andhra Pradesh’s legislative capital Amaravati, near …
  • Soon, 3 departments to call tenders for 23 skill development colleges August 31, 2021 7:01 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State has reportedly completed formalities to call tenders for the construction of skill development colleges. Out of the 25, the State government has tasked the responsibility of construction of 23 institutions to …
  • Toor dal industry remains healthy during pandemic August 27, 2021 3:17 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Even though many other industries suffered heavy losses due to Covid-19, there has been little impact on red gram mills in the district. “Expenditure increased like anything during Covid-19. Sanitising the entire mill is …
  • Youth stabs B. Tech girl student to death in Guntur August 15, 2021 8:37 pm VIJAYAWADA: A B.Tech girl student was stabbed to death in broad daylight in Guntur on Sunday. According to reports, Nalla Ramya was studying B.Tech third year in a local private college. The assailant, who was later traced, caught and identified as Sasi …
  • 50 more YSR Urban Health Clinics to come up at Rs 80 lakh each in Guntur July 21, 2021 5:00 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  In order to provide better medical services to the people through urban health centres, the government has decided to construct 50 more YSR Urban Clinics across the district. According to the 2011 Census, out of 48,87,813 …
  • Disha App:  Police rescue domestic violence victim  July 17, 2021 3:41 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The Narasaraopet Two Town police rescued a woman who sent an SOS message through Disha App on Friday. Shaik Reshma, a resident of Chandrababu Naidu Colony in Narasaraopet who was being subjected to domestic violence by her …
  • Food processing units likely to create win-win situation for farmers, traders July 15, 2021 5:29 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: In a bid to create an agriculture and food processing ecosystem in the state to enhance the income levels of farmers and at the same time provide employment, 25 food processing units are going to be set up in 25 …
  • Development works begin at Guntur's Kotappakonda temple July 13, 2021 5:05 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Kotappakonda temple officials have started several developmental works to provide better facilities to the devotees. Sri Trikoteswara Swamy temple at Kotappakonda hill is one of the ancient and most famous temples in the …
  • Realtor murdered in broad daylight in Guntur district July 8, 2021 7:25 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Unidentified persons allegedly murdered a realtor in broad daylight in Narasaraopet on Wednesday. According to the Narasaraopet police, the deceased was identified as Mallikarjuna Rao, a realtor. The assailants attacked the …
  • Eight arrested in Guntur for illegal sale of ambergris July 6, 2021 4:11 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  Officials of the forest department have arrested a gang illegally selling ambergris also known as ambergrease or grey amber. The officials recovered 8 kg of ambergris worth Rs 12 crore from their possession. Ambergris, …
  • Land acquired for three skill development colleges in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district June 16, 2021 4:35 am Express News Service GUNTUR: The Guntur district administration has completed the acquisition of land required for construction of skill development colleges (SDCs) in Guntur, Narasaraopet, and Bapatla Assembly segments.In Guntur, the officials have …
  • 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 …
  • 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. …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • 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
  • Andhra Pradesh: 22 of 26 crest gates lifted at Nagarjuna dam August 3, 2021 4:19 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Gurazala deputy superintendent of police Jayaram Prasad urged people and tourists to be very alert and cautious at the Nagarjuna Sagar project as 22 out of the 26 crest gates were lifted at Nagarjuna Sagar reservoir on …
  • Low-lying areas put on high alert August 2, 2021 10:24 am Mandals alongside the Krishna river, between Jaggaiahpeta and Avanigadda, were put on high alert as heavy inflows are expected late on Sunday or early hours of Monday. As of Sunday noon, Nagarjuna Sagar was receiving 4.5 lakh cusecs flood and the discharge …
  • Flood threat looms large on areas near Prakasam Barrage  August 2, 2021 5:03 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With inflows to Prakasam Barrage increasing steadily, the Krishna district administration on Sunday directed officials concerned to be on high alert. The irrigation and revenue wing officials have set up sandbags to …
  • 50 more YSR Urban Health Clinics to come up at Rs 80 lakh each in Guntur July 21, 2021 5:00 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  In order to provide better medical services to the people through urban health centres, the government has decided to construct 50 more YSR Urban Clinics across the district. According to the 2011 Census, out of 48,87,813 …
  • A.P., Telangana step up security at Nagarjuna Sagar and Srisailam dams July 2, 2021 6:40 am The water war between Andhra Pradesh and Telangana appears to be hotting up with the authorities of both the States stepping up security on their respective sides at the Nagarjuna Sagar and Srisailam dams. Tempers have been rising for the last one week …
  • 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 …