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  • Woman in AP town kills husband, carries severed head to police station January 21, 2022 9:19 am By IANS January 21, 2022 11:58 IST Covid killing spree: Study says five million people died due to pandemic in India In a horrific incident, a woman murdered her husband and carried his severed head to a police station in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor …
  • FAPTO stages protest demanding better PRC January 21, 2022 5:51 am VIJAYAWADA: Government teachers led by the Federation of Andhra Pradesh Teachers’ Organisations (FAPTO) staged protests on Thursday against the PRC implementation, under which they had gheraoed collectorates in districts on Thursday. The leaders of FAPTO …
  • 2,000 medical students, doctors infected with Covid-19 in AP January 21, 2022 5:51 am VIJAYAWADA: Nearly 2,000 medical students and government doctors have been infected with Covid-19 in recent days in Andhra Pradesh. Of the total infected, a majority were medical students attending to patients in both Covid-19 and non-Covid-19 out-patient …
  • Work on ‘one district - one airport’ idea, CM tells officials January 21, 2022 4:41 am Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy directed the officials to work on ‘one district - one airport’ concept in order to boost infrastructure in the districts. Development of airports in each of the 13 districts would give a fillip to all-round growth, he …
  • BNPL platform ZestMoney see 300% increase in transactions January 21, 2022 3:51 am Buy Now, Pay Later platform ZestMoney saw a 300% increase in transactions in 2021 driven mostly by the young borrowers. A report released by the firm notes that borrowers in tier-1 and tier-2 cities borrowed to buy fashion, lifestyle, electronics and also …
  • Andhra logs 12k Covid cases, 3.6k recoveries January 21, 2022 2:27 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The spike in Covid-19 cases continues in the State. In the 24 hours ending 9 am on Thursday, 12,615 new Covid infections emerged from 47,420 samples tested. The daily positivity rate increased to 26.60%. According to a …
  • Jagan moots ‘One district, One airport’ plan for Andhra January 21, 2022 2:27 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Mooting the ‘One District - One Airport’ concept in the State, Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has directed officials to plan accordingly for the speedy execution of projects.Taking stock of the progress of port and …
  • Andhra CM roots for 'One district, One airport' concept January 20, 2022 6:50 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Amaravati, Jan 20 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has said that the 'one district-one airport' concept is good, and instructed officials to expedite the works on Bhogapuram and Dagadarthi airports in …
  • Andhra court directs BJP leader Kanna Lakshminarayan to pay Rs 1 cr compensation to daughter-in-law January 20, 2022 2:21 pm By IANS January 20, 2022 13:09 IST Honey Singh issues statement on domestic violence case A city court has directed former Andhra Pradesh BJP chief Kanna Lakshminarayana, his wife and son to pay Rs 1 crore compensation to his daughter-in-law in a domestic …
  • Pay revision: Andhra teachers take to streets January 20, 2022 9:06 am (MENAFN- IANS) Amaravati, Jan 20 (IANS) Intensifying the protest over 'unsatisfactory' pay revision, government teachers in Andhra Pradesh hit the streets across the state on Thursday. The protestors took out rallies and staged sit-ins demanding …
  • Yogi Vemana’s anniversary celebrated at Kondaveedu January 20, 2022 1:54 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Reminiscing the contributions of Yogi Vemana, his anniversary celebrations were held at Yogi Vemana Mandapam at Kondaveedu Fort in Edlapadu mandal on Wednesday. The mandapam was named by Kondaveedu kings for his exceptional …
  • Daily Covid cases shoot past 10k in Andhra January 20, 2022 1:53 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: After more than seven months, the daily Covid-19 count in the State crossed the 10,000-mark. In the first week of June, 2021, more than 10,000 fresh cases were reported in a single day.  According to a media bulletin …
  • AP sees steep surge in Covid cases at 10,057, eight more Covid-deaths January 19, 2022 8:38 pm Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh registered a steep rise in coronavirus infections with the daily infection tally on Wednesday put at 10,057 and eight more deaths  –  against 6,996 cases and four deaths on Tuesday. With this, AP reported a daily hike of 3,061 …
  • 30-year-old woman found dead identified January 19, 2022 4:38 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Police have identified the 30-year-old woman who was found dead under mysterious circumstances near Sikhamani centre on Tuesday.  According to Machavaram police, the deceased woman was identified as Tunuja, a resident of …
  • Covid tally in AP hits 7-month high of 7k with 18.38% positivity rate January 19, 2022 3:58 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The daily Covid-19 count hit a seven-month high of nearly 7,000 cases on Tuesday with a positivity rate of 18.38%. According to a media bulletin released by the State Command Control Room, 6,996 fresh Covid cases emerged …
  • Andhra Pradesh sees 74 per cent attendance in schools January 19, 2022 3:10 am Vijayawada: The number of students attending schools has gone up to 74 per cent on the second day against 61 per cent on the first day of reopening of schools after Sankranti vacation in the state. Minister for education Adimulapu Suresh here on Tuesday …
  • Several VIPs get infected with Covid in AP January 19, 2022 3:09 am Vijayawada/Visakhapatnam: As AP sees a steep rise in Covid-19 cases, several VIPs are getting infected with the virus. Telugu Desam chief and former chief minister Chandrababu Naidu was down with the infection on Tuesday. “I’ve tested positive for …
  • A.P. records 7,000 fresh COVID-19 cases in 24 hours January 19, 2022 2:59 am The State reported 6,996 fresh infections and four deaths due to COVID-19 in the 24 hours ending Tuesday morning. It was the highest single-day tally in the past 220 days (since June 13). The daily test positivity rate, at 18.38%, was also the highest in …
  • Inside Ola founder Bhavish Aggarwal’s Tesla-esque Twitter playbook January 18, 2022 11:33 am Ola Electric, among the first automakers in India to have bypassed traditional dealerships and delivered vehicles directly to customers, has seen its fair share of teething issues with this distribution model. It has already been forced to delay deliveries …
  • Ola’s Twitter ambition; crypto bill may skip budget session January 18, 2022 11:33 am Scores of people who booked Ola Electric’s S1 and S1 Pro scooters, which have seen months-long delays, signed up to Twitter simply for updates on their purchase. But once there, they quickly melded into a community centred around Ola and their shiny new …
  • MyCaptain raises USD 3 Million in Pre Series-A funding January 18, 2022 8:47 am By PTI BENGALURU: MyCaptain, a city-based online mentoring startup on Tuesday announced that it has raised USD 3 million in Pre Series-A funding, led by Ankur Capital. The round also saw participation from IPV (Inflection Point Ventures), Firstport …
  • MyCaptain raises $3 mn in Pre Series-A funding led by Ankur Capital January 18, 2022 8:01 am Bengaluru-based edtech based start-up MyCaptain has raised $3 million in a Pre Series-A funding round led by Ankur Capital. The round also saw participation from IPV (Inflection Point Ventures), Firstport ventures, IIM Calcutta Angels Network, Singapore …
  • Pune Inc: Startup serving ancient alcoholic beverage looks to raise $5 million funding January 18, 2022 7:50 am Mumbai-based artist Anand Radhakrishnan, who won the Will Eisner Comic Industry Award, considered the Oscars of the comic world, in 2021, has a penchant for sketching in public places and carries several sketchbooks with himself. One day, in early 2019, he …
  • Guntur to get 50 YSR Urban Health Centres January 18, 2022 3:51 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Home Minister Mekathoti Sucharita announced that as many as 50 new YSR Urban Health Centres are being set up in the district to provide better medical services to the urban population. She along with GMC Mayor Kavati Manohar …
  • Four youth drown as car falls into lake January 18, 2022 3:51 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Four youngsters drowned in a lake and died in Mangalagiri on Monday. Police said, four youngsters, residents of Yerrabalem village in Mangalagiri Mandal, were heading back to their village from Amaravati. It has been …
  • Covid new infections surge continues in AP January 17, 2022 6:38 am Vijayawada: The coronavirus infections saw a rapid rise in Andhra Pradesh during the past few days at the rate of nearly 5,000 infections per day. The figure for all the 13 districts was 4,348 on January 13, 4,528 on January 14 and 4,955 on January 15. …
  • A.P. sees highest daily positivity rate in 231 days January 17, 2022 6:10 am Andhra Pradesh reported 4,570 infections and one death due to COVID-19 in the 24 hours ending Sunday morning. Though the number of infections reported was less than the previous day’s tally, the test positivity rate of the 30,000 samples tested during the …
  • Kondaveedu Fort  turns favourite  tourist spot  January 17, 2022 4:36 am Express News Service GUNTUR: The unseasonal rains and the spike in Covid-19 cases did not dampen the festive mood, as Kondaveedu Fort witnessed the highest tourist visit since its opening during the Sankranti holidays.  As the fort is situated only 27 km …
  • IOC To Invest Rs 7,000 Crore In City Gas Distribution Networks January 16, 2022 9:02 pm Indian Oil will invest Rs 7,000 crore in setting up city gas distribution networks across country New Delhi: Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) on Sunday said it will invest over Rs 7,000 crore in setting up city gas distribution (CGD) networks in the cities for …
  • Roosters fights in A.P. | Super-spreaders in the making January 16, 2022 7:48 pm Holding the famed rooster fights in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic is cause for concern The rapid spread of Omicron in the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic does not appear to have deterred communities in coastal Andhra Pradesh from going ahead with …
  • Home Guard dies in accident near Andhra's Guntur January 16, 2022 7:39 pm By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Angothu Babu Rao Naik (35) a Home Guard deputed to Tirumalagiri police station in Nalgonda District and his relative Angothu Mothiram Naik (66) died in an accident near Macherla of Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh, when …
  • Indian Oil to invest Rs7,000 crore in new CGD projects  January 16, 2022 2:25 pm NEW DELHI : Indian Oil Corp. Ltd plans to invest ₹7,000 crore in new city gas distribution (CGD) projects, the state-run company said on Sunday, adding that it has secured nearly 33% of the demand potential in the recently-concluded eleventh CGD bidding …
  • IOC to invest Rs 7,000 cr in city gas after it secures 33% market areas January 16, 2022 1:38 pm Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), the nation's largest oil firm, on Sunday said it will invest over Rs 7,000 crore in setting up city gas distribution networks in the cities for which it has secured a licence in the latest bidding round. IOC secured 33 per …
  • IOC bags city gas licenses for 9 geographical areas in XIth bidding round January 16, 2022 1:07 pm Indian Oil Corp has bagged city gas licenses for 9 out of the 15 high-potential geographical areas (GAs) in the latest bidding round and plans to invest Rs 7,000 crore in developing infrastructure in these areas, the company said in a statement. The …
  • Chandrababu Naidu alleges Andhra govt filed 'false case' to arrest farmer January 16, 2022 6:30 am Amaravati: Telugu Desam Party National President and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has demanded the immediate release of a farmer identified as Narendra who was arrested on the basis of a false case filed at the behest of the …
  • Cockfights held in Andhra Pradesh despite ban January 16, 2022 3:35 am Despite a ban on the blood sport, cockfights were organised under floodlights in specially set up arenas at many villages in the State as part of the Sankranti celebrations. Ignoring the police warnings and the efforts to wean them away from the banned …
  • GVL Narasimha Rao Appointed as New Director of Tobacco Board January 15, 2022 9:55 pm GVL Narasimha Rao- Director of Tobacco Board G V L Narasimha Rao, a Rajya Sabha member from the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), has been appointed as a Director in Tobacco Board. "You have been elected to the Tobacco Board as a result of a motion …
  • 8 Arrested In Telugu Desam Party Leader's Murder Case In Andhra: Police January 15, 2022 4:10 pm The police department formed a total of four teams to monitor the case. Guntur, Andhra Pradesh: The Andhra Pradesh police on Friday arrested all the eight accused involved in the murder of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) party cadre Thota Chandraiah. The TDP …
  • Crores change hands as cockfights held in Andhra despite ban, pandemic January 15, 2022 9:19 am (MENAFN- IANS) Vijayawada, Jan 15 (IANS) Crores of rupees changed hands as cockfights were organised in many parts of coastal Andhra Pradesh during Sankranti celebrations on Saturday despite ban and the current surge in Covid-19 cases. Hundreds of people …
  • HCL Technologies acquires Hungary’s Starschema for $42.5 million January 15, 2022 3:14 am Ltd. has agreed to acquire Budapest-based Starschema for $42.5 million to bolster its data engineering services and presence in Central and Eastern Europe. The transaction is subject to regulatory clearance from the Hungarian Ministry of Innovation and …
  • Coastal Andhra sees Sankranti cockfights despite police crackdown January 15, 2022 2:27 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Week-long efforts of the police, who destroyed rooster fighting arenas across the State and took old offenders into preventive custody, could not prevent the illegal activity and gambling on Bhogi, the first day of …
  • Vedic scholar Malladi Chandrasekhara Sastry passes away January 15, 2022 1:48 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Noted Vedic scholar and doyen of religious discourses, Malladi Chandrasekhara Sastry passed away here on Friday evening. He was 96. He is survived by six sons and two daughters. He was born on August 22, 1925, to …
  • Active Covid infections in Andhra Pradesh leap by 4,000 to 18,313 January 15, 2022 1:46 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Active Covid-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh leapt to 18,313 from 14,204 a day ago after 4,529 new infections emerged in the 24 hours ending Friday 9 am. For the first time in about four months, a district registered more …
  • 8 arrested for Guntur TDP leader’s murder January 15, 2022 1:46 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Guntur rural police arrested eight persons in connection with the murder of TDP leader Thota Chandraiah at Gundlapadu. Disclosing this to media persons, Guntur Rural SP Vishal Gunni said, “We formed four special teams to nab …
  • Eight arrested in connection with TD leader’s murder January 14, 2022 5:10 pm Vijayawada: Eight men were arrested in connection with the murder of Telugu Desam leader Thota Chandraiah in Gundlapadu village of Guntur district. The accused were identified as Chinta Siva Ramaiah, Chinta Yalamanda Kotaiah, Sani Raghu Ramaiah, Sani …
  • HCL Tech to acquire Hungary-based Starschema in a $42.5-mn deal January 14, 2022 1:46 pm HCL Technologies announced that it has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Starschema, a leading provider of data engineering services, based in Budapest, Hungary in a $42.5 million deal. The strategic acquisition will bolster HCL’s …
  • HCL Tech acquires Hungarian data engineering services company Starschema January 14, 2022 11:47 am "The strategic acquisition will bolster HCL’s capability in digital engineering -- driven by data engineering -- and increase its presence in Central and Eastern Europe," the company said in a filing. Starschema provides consulting, technology …
  • HCL Technologies Announces Acquisition Of Starschema - Quick Facts January 14, 2022 11:36 am HCL Technologies has signed a deal for the acquisition of Starschema, a provider of data engineering services, based in Budapest, Hungary. Starschema provides consulting, technology and managed services in data engineering to companies in the U.S. and …
  • Andhra Pradesh: TDP leader killed in political rivalry January 13, 2022 1:08 pm By ANI GUNTUR: On the eve of Sankranti, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Thota Chandraiah was murdered in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district. Political rivalry is said to be the reason behind the murder, the police said. The accused persons belong to the …
  • Visakhapatnam police geared up to curb cockfighting during Sankranti festival January 13, 2022 10:22 am Apart from binding over some main organisers the District Police have taken up an extensive awareness campaign Though cockfight during the festival is much rampant and organised and much bigger and grand scale in the districts of East and West Godavari and …
  • TDP leader hacked to death in Andhra January 13, 2022 7:27 am (MENAFN- IANS) Amaravati, Jan 13 (IANS) A leader of Andhra Pradesh's opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) was hacked to death by unidentified persons in Guntur district on Thursday. Thota Chandraiah (38) was murdered in the Gundlapadu village in …
  • Rebel YSRC MP Raghurama Krishnam Raju targets CM, APCID chief after summons issued to him January 13, 2022 3:38 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Sleuths of the State Crime Investigation Department (APCID) served notices on rebel YSRC MP Kanumuri Raghurama Krishnam Raju at his Gachibowli residence in Hyderabad of Telangana state on Wednesday directing him to …
  • All 19 villages oppose merger into Amaravati corporation January 13, 2022 12:03 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The 19 villages in Thulluru and Mangalagiri mandals that are proposed for merger into the Amaravati Capital City Municipal Corporation, have adopted resolutions opposing the move. Gram sabhas were held in all the 19 villages …
  • Chinese demand for Indian chillies sluggish on higher prices January 12, 2022 7:27 pm Lack of price parity is keeping the Chinese buyers away from the Indian red chillies at present, exporters said. However, a section of trade is hopeful that the Chinese demand will kick in later in the season as the crop in the neighbouring country is …
  • Right To Technology For Quality Agri-Inputs Is Our Fundamental Right: RKPA January 12, 2022 2:42 pm Chilli Farmer On the occasion of National Youth Day, 2022, Rashtriya Kisan Progressive Association (RKPA), one of the leading farmers’ bodies that was at the vanguard in pleading for the Right to technology in the country, today asked chilli growers of two …
  • Andhra CID summons rebel YSRCP MP in sedition case January 12, 2022 9:01 am (MENAFN- IANS) Hyderabad, Jan 12 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh CID on Wednesday served notice on rebel MP of ruling YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) K. Raghu Rama Krishna Raju, directing him to appear before it on January 17 in a case of sedition booked against him …
  • Now, you can apply for plots in Andhra Pradesh smart townships January 12, 2022 1:04 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy formally launched the website of Jagananna Smart Townships at his camp office at Tadepalli on Tuesday. It will accept applications for layouts in Dharmavaram of Anantapur, Mangalagiri …
  • Jagananna Smart Township to fulfil dreams of middle classes January 12, 2022 12:18 am VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy said that the government aims to ensure that every poor person has a home and the dream of owning a house for middle-class people will be fulfilled through the Jagananna Smart Township scheme. The Chief …
  • 1,831 new Covid-19 cases but no deaths in Andhra Pradesh January 11, 2022 3:02 pm By PTI AMARAVATI: Andhra Pradesh saw a further spike in coronavirus infections as 1,831 were reported afresh in the 24 hours ending 9 am on Tuesday, but there were no deaths during the period. The state had recorded 984 fresh cases yesterday. Active cases …
  • 1,12,575 get booster dose Covid vaccination in AP January 11, 2022 6:01 am Vijayawada: The booster dose vaccination for senior citizens aged above 60 and medical staff in AP started on Monday and 1,12,575 persons took the booster dose on the first day. As many as 11,269 senior citizens above 60 years of age, 69,884 Health Care …
  • S. Meghana — ready to grab the big opportunity in women’s cricket team January 10, 2022 4:11 pm Self-belief and consistency on the domestic circuit helped me make a comeback into the Indian team, says S. Meghana. The first stand-by for the Indian women’s World Cup team and member of the squad for the T20Is in New Zealand, Meghana said: “Now I’m …
  • Andhra Pradesh sees huge surge in COVID cases, 2 deaths January 10, 2022 8:35 am VIJAYAWADA: A huge increase was registered in the Covid19 infections in AP on the daily chart released on Sunday. As many as 1,257 new infections were reported in 13 districts, of which the highest 257 infections were registered in Chittoor district. This …
  • Cops arrest 6 accused of rape and robberies January 10, 2022 5:35 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The rural police have arrested six accused of a gang-rape in Medikonduru and robberies in Edlapadu region. Addressing a press meet here on Sunday, Rural SP Vishal Gunni said, all the six accused, Akula Lingaiah, Dasari …
  • AP daily count surges to 1,257, caseload up to 4.7K January 10, 2022 2:54 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/GUNTUR: The sharp spike in Covid-19 cases in the State continued on Sunday. The State reported 1,257 new cases, the highest after September 24, 2021, from more than 38,000 samples tested in the 24 hours ending 9 am on …
  • Soaring ticket prices add to virus fears for homebound January 10, 2022 12:53 am VIJAYAWADA: The huge hike in travel expenditure is putting an extra burden on homebound people in this season of Sankranti festival. Private travel operators are charging exorbitant rates. While the coronavirus pandemic dampened Sankranti festivities last …
  • YSRCP celebrates 3 yrs of YS Jagan's Praja Sankalpa Yatra January 9, 2022 6:23 pm Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], January 9 (ANI): The Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) workers on Sunday celebrated three years of Praja Sankalpa Yatra across the State by recalling all those moments and promises made by Chief Minister YS …
  • Fowl fights cast shadow on Sankranti cheer in AP January 9, 2022 7:55 am (MENAFN- IANS) By Narendra Puppala Hyderabad, Jan 9 (IANS) At a point in time when traditions are falling by the wayside, there is one that seems to be going strong for the wrong reasons despite a ban and all out efforts by the law enforcement authorities …
  • Telangana operating over 4K special buses for Sankranti January 9, 2022 7:29 am (MENAFN- IANS) Hyderabad, Jan 9 (IANS) Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) is operating over 4,000 special buses from Hyderabad to various destinations in both the Telugu states in view of Sankranti festival. TSRTC managing director V.C. …
  • BJP stages silent protests in Guntur against security breach of Prime Minister January 9, 2022 5:27 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The BJP on Saturday staged silent sit-in protests across the State against the failure of the Punjab government in providing security to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to the State. Speaking at the protest …
  • Guntur District to achieve 100% vaccination by next week January 9, 2022 3:09 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: The district administration is ready to face the third Covid wave, district Collector Vivek Yadav said. Addressing a press meet here on Saturday, he instructed people to wear face masks, maintain social distance, and …
  • Youths from AP lining up for study and work abroad, braving Covid January 7, 2022 6:06 pm Vijayawada: Braving the prevailing Coronavirus pandemic, many graduates in engineering and other professional courses from AP are aiming to fly to the US, Canada etc to pursue their Master’s or be in the work-and-study mode there to support themselves. …
  • Kuragallu villagers say no to Amaravati Municipal Corporation merger January 6, 2022 6:32 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Residents of Kuragallu, where a gram sabha was held on Wednesday, in Guntur district unanimously declined for the merger of their panchayat into Amaravati Capital City Corporation. Mandal Parishad Development Officers (MPDOs …
  • AP's total electorate at 4.07cr as per special summary revision, 2022 January 6, 2022 2:40 am Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh has a total electorate of 4.07 crore including general and service electors, as per the special summary revision of electoral rolls as on Jan. 1, 2022. This meant a net increase by 0.07 per cent, the addition being of 29,544 …
  • Process on to make Capital Amaravati as biggest municipal corporation of AP January 6, 2022 2:40 am VIJAYAWADA: All is set for the start of the process to develop capital Amaravati into the Amaravati Capital City Municipal Corporation (ACCMC). This is to be done with the merger of 19 villages. Amaravati is currently a group of villages. To start with, …
  • Rule Of Engagement wins feature event January 18, 2022 9:39 pm Pradeep Annaiah-trained Rule Of Engagement (Trevor up) won the Indian Army Day Trophy, the feature event of the races held here on Tuesday (Jan 18). The winner is owned by Mr. Rajan Aggarwal & Mr. Gautam Aggarwal. 1. NAGARJUNA SAGAR PLATE (Div. III), ( …
  • Obsidian primed to deliver in Indian Army Day Trophy January 17, 2022 8:04 pm Obsidian, who has been well prepared, is expected to score in the Indian Army Day Trophy (1,200m), the main event of the races to be held here on Tuesday (Jan 18) postponed from Saturday (Jan 15). False rails (average width of 7m from 1,600m to the winning …
  • AP daily count surges to 1,257, caseload up to 4.7K January 10, 2022 2:54 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/GUNTUR: The sharp spike in Covid-19 cases in the State continued on Sunday. The State reported 1,257 new cases, the highest after September 24, 2021, from more than 38,000 samples tested in the 24 hours ending 9 am on …
  • Kapil Arya enjoys family vacation with wife Gurpreet, delays honeymoon plans January 9, 2022 8:42 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Mumbai, Jan 9 (IANS) Actor Kapil Arya, who tied the knot with 'Dil Hi Toh Hai' actress Gurpreet Bedi on December 22, enjoys a family vacation instead of a honeymoon. He says: 'Given the delicate times we are in, an elaborate New …
  • Telangana operating over 4K special buses for Sankranti January 9, 2022 7:29 am (MENAFN- IANS) Hyderabad, Jan 9 (IANS) Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) is operating over 4,000 special buses from Hyderabad to various destinations in both the Telugu states in view of Sankranti festival. TSRTC managing director V.C. …
  • Knight In Hooves may score an encore December 29, 2021 8:49 pm Knight In Hooves, who maintains form, may score an encore in the Altenburg Trophy (1,400m), the main event of the races to be held here on Thursday (Dec 30) False rails (width about 3m from 1,600m to the winning post) will be in position. 1. CHAMBAL PLATE …
  • Yearender 2021: Hindi Industry Celebs Who We Lost This Year December 25, 2021 8:58 am Bollywood and Television industry saw the deaths of some of the remarkable personalities like Surekha Sikri, Dilip Kumar, and others. The untimely demise of Sidharth Shukla and Raj Kaushal left the fans disheartened. This year also witnessed the …
  • Beyond politics: VP Venkaiah Naidu lauds KCR for promoting Telugu culture December 13, 2021 3:34 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Vice-president M Venkaiah Naidu stressed that every State should adopt its language at the administrative level, and should conduct all communications in the local language. “It is imperative to preserve our language and …
  • Priceless Gold claims Kanteerava Cup December 11, 2021 3:08 pm Trainer Rajesh Narredu’s Priceless Gold (Yash Narredu Up) claimed the Kanteerava Cup, the main event of the races held here on Saturday (Dec 11). The winner is owned by Poonawalla Racing & Breeding rep. by Mr. Zavaray S. Poonawalla, Mrs. Behroze Z. …
  • Bellator well prepared December 10, 2021 7:27 pm Bellator, who has been well prepared, is expected to score in the Kanteerava Cup the main event of the races to be held here on Saturday (Dec 11) False rails will be announced on race day. 1. DARE TO DREAM PLATE (1,600m), rated 00 to 25, 4-y-o & over, …
  • Konijeti Rosaiah: Spotless AjataSatruvu whose wit floored all December 5, 2021 2:06 am Express News Service HYDERABAD: Peddayana is no more. A perfect Telugu man, who was always attired in traditional pancha (dhoti) and kanduva, Konijeti Rosaiah was known as a clean and spotless politician.  Loved by all and hated by none, the 88-year-old …
  • Former Chief Minister of unified Andhra Pradesh K. Rosaiah passes away December 4, 2021 6:41 am Rosaiah, 88 years, was one of the most senior Congress leaders and had served in the Cabinets of several Chief Ministers including K. Vijaya Bhaskar Reddy and Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy Former Governor of Tamil Nadu and former Chief Minister of the unified …
  • Lagarde wins the Ashoka Chakra Cup November 25, 2021 2:09 pm S.S. Attaollahi-trained Lagarde (Akshay Kumar up) claimed the Ashoka Chakra Cup, the main event of the races here on Thursday (Nove 25). The winner is owned by Mr. Rama Seshu Eyunni, Mr. P. Prabhakar Reddy & Five Stars Shipping Co. Ltd. rep. by Mr. K.N …
  • Salazaar for Ashoka Chakra Cup November 24, 2021 7:17 pm Salazaar, who has been well prepared, is expected to score in Ashoka Chakra Cup (1,800m), the main event of the races to be held here on (Nov 25). False rails will be announced on the race day. 1. NARMADA PLATE (Div. III), (1,200m), rated 00 to 25, 1-30 p. …
  • 59,798 acres of crops damaged in Guntur dist November 22, 2021 3:34 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Crops in about 59,798 acres were destroyed as rains continued to batter the district for the last few days. According to the district agriculture department officials, several crops, including paddy in 58,630 acres, black …
  • Multifaceted appeals most in the Bangalore Turf Club November 15, 2021 9:42 pm Multifaceted appeals most in the Bangalore Turf Club Trophy (1,200m), the feature event of the races, postponed from Nov. 12, to be held here on Tuesday (Nov. 16). False rails will be announced on race day. 1. INDUS PLATE (1,100m), rated 00 to 25, 5-y-o …
  • Ten FLCs established in Guntur district November 14, 2021 2:51 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: As many as 10 Financial Literacy Centres have been set up in the district at Chilakaluripet, Narasaraopet, Mangalagiri, Sattenapalli, Tadepalli,  Tenali, Amaravati, Macherla, Piduguralla, and Bellamkonda mandals.In order to …
  • Andhra Pradesh government to set up 50 health clinics in Guntur district November 11, 2021 6:21 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: In order to provide better medical services to the urban people, the State government has decided to set up YSR Urban Health Centres. At present, there are only 32 urban health clinics available for a population of close to …
  • Cobbler makes news for styling Pawan Kalyan's footwear November 10, 2021 7:19 am 'Bheemla Nayak' has been in the news continuously. The other day, 'Laala Bheemla' from the mass entertainer was released and it has been a massive hit. Pawan Kalyan's accessories in the movie are now making news. It's learned that …
  • TDP stages protest at petrol bunks in Andhra for VAT cut November 9, 2021 4:00 pm Andhra Pradesh’s opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Tuesday staged protests at petrol bunks across the state, demanding the YSRCP government cut Value Added Tax (VAT) on petrol and diesel. Leaders and cadres of the TDP took part in the protest in …
  • Guntur: ‘Thief’ ducks for 6 hours, evades arrest October 29, 2021 4:31 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: A youngster accused of committing property offences, stayed in a fish pond for nearly six hours to avoid getting caught by the police, who were waiting on the bank to nab him, at Ithavaram village in Tenali mandal of the …
  • Nadodikkattu: Dasan-Vijayan will rule hearts October 22, 2021 7:37 am Cinema in Kerala will return back to life from Monday (October 25), as they are reopening and there are new rays of hope everywhere. In cinema halls or in our living room, we love to watch movies, and what’s a better day than Friday to revisit some old …
  • TDP playing ‘dirty’ for political gains: Jagan October 21, 2021 5:37 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy Wednesday hit back at the TDP for allegedly trying to foment trouble in the State by creating a wedge between people of various castes and faiths to gain political mileage. Speaking at …
  • Cases registered against TDP leader Nara Lokesh for 'attacking', 'abusing' police inspector October 20, 2021 9:24 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Guntur Urban police on Wednesday registered cases against TDP general secretary and MLC Nara Lokesh and other party leaders for allegedly attacking an inspector of police at the TDP headquarters at Mangalagiri on Tuesday …
  • I used sneak out of home to play garba: Mana... October 13, 2021 3:25 pm Manav Gohil, who was last seen in the TV show Shaadi Mubarak, hasn’t been able to celebrate Navratri this year because he has been busy with shoots. However, the popular actor, who has been a part of shows like Tenali Rama, Yam Hain Hum and Kahaani Ghar …
  • YSRC blames Telugu Desam for High Court brake on Andhra Pradesh's housing scheme October 11, 2021 7:07 am Vijayawada: The war of words continued in the social media between the ruling YSR Congress and the opposition Telugu Desam, the two parties accusing each other of halting of YSRC government flagship mega housing programme through a high court order on …
  • Andhra Pradesh's Tenali Municipality to get Rs 40 crore under AMRUT 2.0 October 3, 2021 7:37 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: Tenali Municipality has been allocated Rs 40 crore in the second phase of AMRUT scheme, of which Rs 6 crore have been already released. As part of Swachch Bharat, the Central government launched AMRUT Scheme (Atal Mission …
  • 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’, …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Woman in AP town kills husband, carries severed head to police station January 21, 2022 9:19 am By IANS January 21, 2022 11:58 IST Covid killing spree: Study says five million people died due to pandemic in India In a horrific incident, a woman murdered her husband and carried his severed head to a police station in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor …
  • AP daily count surges to 1,257, caseload up to 4.7K January 10, 2022 2:54 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/GUNTUR: The sharp spike in Covid-19 cases in the State continued on Sunday. The State reported 1,257 new cases, the highest after September 24, 2021, from more than 38,000 samples tested in the 24 hours ending 9 am on …
  • RTC bus hits truck in Guntur, 1 injured December 28, 2021 4:54 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: In a road accident in Narasaraopet town, an APSRTC bus collided with a truck heading towards Guntur city on Monday. Police said, the bus, coming from Guntur, hit the truck at Jonnalagadda while crossing the road. The driver …
  • Woman eats umbilical cord to get pregnant, dies December 19, 2021 4:15 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: A 19-year-old woman died in Thubadu village in Nadendla on Friday after she consumed an umbilical cord hoping it would help her get pregnant. According to the police, the deceased is a resident of Dachepalli.  She was …
  • Six students, teacher drown in Krishna river December 10, 2021 11:24 pm VIJAYAWADA: In a tragic incident, six students of a Veda patasala and their teacher drowned in the Krishna River near Madipadu of Achampeta mandal in Guntur district on Friday. According to police, the students, hailing from different parts of Uttar …
  • 5 students, teacher of Veda Pathashala drown in Guntur December 10, 2021 9:07 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Guntur (Andhra Pradesh), Dec 10 (IANS) Five students and a teacher of a Veda Pathashala (traditional Vedic school) were drowned in Krishna river in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district on Friday, police said. The incident occurred in the …
  • Konijeti Rosaiah: Spotless AjataSatruvu whose wit floored all December 5, 2021 2:06 am Express News Service HYDERABAD: Peddayana is no more. A perfect Telugu man, who was always attired in traditional pancha (dhoti) and kanduva, Konijeti Rosaiah was known as a clean and spotless politician.  Loved by all and hated by none, the 88-year-old …
  • Andhra: Rural women learn new skills to survive pandemic November 21, 2021 6:45 am By Express News Service GUNTUR:  The Covid-19 pandemic has wrecked many livelihoods. Among the many groups that were severely affected, the lives of daily wagers in rural India came to a complete standstill due to lack of work. However, the severity of …
  • Ten FLCs established in Guntur district November 14, 2021 2:51 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: As many as 10 Financial Literacy Centres have been set up in the district at Chilakaluripet, Narasaraopet, Mangalagiri, Sattenapalli, Tadepalli,  Tenali, Amaravati, Macherla, Piduguralla, and Bellamkonda mandals.In order to …
  • Andhra Pradesh government to set up 50 health clinics in Guntur district November 11, 2021 6:21 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: In order to provide better medical services to the urban people, the State government has decided to set up YSR Urban Health Centres. At present, there are only 32 urban health clinics available for a population of close to …
  • MaxiVision, Aswini Netralayam form JV for eye care chain in AP October 31, 2021 5:40 pm MaxiVision Super Speciality Eye Hospitals and Narasaraopet-based Aswini Netralayam have formed a joint venture for setting up super speciality eyecare chain in various towns in coastal Andhra Pradesh. Announcing this in a press conference here on Sunday, …
  • 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 …
  • 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. …
  • 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
  • 10-day Covid vax drive in Guntur district November 23, 2021 2:34 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: District medical and health department officials are making all arrangements to conduct a 10-day Covid-19 vaccination drive under all PHCs, village and ward secretariats in the district. According to the officials, close to …
  • Exit polls predict YSRC win, except in Akividu November 17, 2021 12:02 am VIJAYAWADA: Exit polls on Tuesday indicate a win for YSR Congress in most places, including Kuppam municipality. However, the exit survey has forecast Akividu municipality for Telugu Desam. Several private political agencies have conducted their exit poll …
  • Andhra Pradesh government to set up 50 health clinics in Guntur district November 11, 2021 6:21 am By Express News Service GUNTUR: In order to provide better medical services to the urban people, the State government has decided to set up YSR Urban Health Centres. At present, there are only 32 urban health clinics available for a population of close to …
  • TDP seeks protection for its candidates in local body polls November 5, 2021 1:00 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Amaravati, Nov 5 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) national president N. Chandrababu Naidu on Friday demanded the State Election Commissioner (SEC) to provide security to its candidates filing nominations for local body polls after a TDP …
  • YSRC hopes to corner glory in mini polls November 3, 2021 10:16 pm VIJAYAWADA: Election enthusiasm picked up momentum after a notification for elections to 12 municipalities and Nellore Municipal Corporation (NMC) was issued on Wednesday. Polling for NMC is scheduled for November 15 and counting of votes two days later. …
  • Election schedule for pending municipalities issued in AP November 1, 2021 11:27 pm VIJAYAWADA/TIRUPATI: The State Election Commission (SEC) on Monday announced a timetable for the elections to local bodies, where polls were not conducted for a variety of reasons, including the death of contesting candidates. According to the schedule …
  • 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 …