Srikakulum Division

  • Prabhas completes 20 years in cinema June 29, 2022 9:22 am Published: Published Date - 02:37 PM, Wed - 29 June 22 Hyderabad: Telugu film industry’s ‘Darling’, Prabhas, completed 20 years in cinema. Twenty years ago on this day, Rebel Star Krishnam Raju clapped for the first shot of the actor. Prabhas made his …
  • IMD Predicts Heavy Rains In Andhra Pradesh, Issues Yellow Alert For Telangana Districts June 29, 2022 5:59 am Hyderabad: Moderate to heavy rains lashed several districts on Tuesday as the southwest monsoon spread across the Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the low-pressure area would continue to have an average …
  • Officials neglect students at CM's meet June 28, 2022 11:59 pm Srikakulam: Students who attended the Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's public meeting here on Monday were neglected by the officials concerned after the meeting. The CM released Jagananna Amma Vodi third phase funds. Students' from various …
  • Visakhapatnam: 99% villages across State covered under Jal Jeevan ... June 28, 2022 11:57 pm Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh has the entire infrastructure related to rural water supply and 99 per cent of the villages across the State have been covered under the Jal Jeevan Mission scheme, said Director of National Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) Pradeep …
  • 7 lakh more students added to government schools in 3 years: Jagan June 28, 2022 6:24 am  In the 2021-22 academic year, out of a total of 44.47 lakh mothers, nearly 51,000 were unable to avail the Amma Vodi financial aid of Rs 15,000 per head. That means 98.86 per cent of mothers got the aid and the rest did not due to low attendance. — DC …
  • Veteran CPI(ML) leader Durgampudi Venkata Krishna dies of cancer June 28, 2022 12:25 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: CPI (ML) Prajapandha State secretary Durgampudi Venkata Krishna has passed away on Sunday morning, after battling cancer for years. He was 77. Krishna had worked to build a united fight against the fascist forces by …
  • Kruparani fumes over omission of her name in protocol list June 27, 2022 8:42 pm Srikakulam: Former Union minister and YSRCP former district president Killi Kruparani's name was removed from the protocol list to welcome Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy. She arrived at R&B guest house to welcome the CM in the district on …
  • Ministers accord warm welcome to CM YS Jagan June 27, 2022 8:42 pm Visakhapatnam: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy was accorded a warm welcome when he arrived at Visakhapatnam airport on Monday. As a part of his tour to Srikakulam district to launch the third phase of Amma Vodi flagship scheme, the Chief Minister …
  • Rs 259.21 crore credited into 1.72L beneficiaries accounts in... June 27, 2022 8:42 pm Tirupati: For the third consecutive year, the beneficiary mothers of students have received the benefit under Amma Vodi scheme. At a programme held at Srikalahasti ZP girl's high school on Monday, 1,72,809 mothers in Tirupati district got Rs 259.21 …
  • Andhra: Releasing Rs 6,595 Cr Under ‘Amma Vodi’, CM Jagan Says Education Only Tool to Eradicate Poverty June 27, 2022 8:28 pm Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy said education is the only tool to eradicate poverty and his government will continue to support it to any extent. The chief minister directly credited Rs 6,595 crore into the accounts of 43.96 lakh …
  • I am fighting lone battle with rivals: Jagan June 27, 2022 6:35 pm VISAKHAPATNAM: Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has intensified his attack on the opposition parties and a section of the media at a state-level programme in Srikakulam on Monday. Calling his rivals as 'demons', Jagan said "I am fighting …
  • Andhra Pradesh: CM YS Jagan Releases Rs 6,595-Cr Under 'Jagananna Amma Vodi' Scheme June 27, 2022 4:17 pm Hyderabad: 'Jagananna Amma Vodi' scheme is a revolutionary step that has come a long way in transforming the lives of millions of families in Andhra Pradesh, says CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy while disbursing the financial assistance of Rs 6,595 crore …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Jagan releases Rs.6,595 cr under Amma Vodi June 27, 2022 2:19 pm Srikakulam: Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy released the third phase of Amma Vodi amount to the tune of Rs.6,595 crore here on Monday. The amount was credited online to the bank accounts of 43,96,402 mothers of students across Andhra Pradesh benefiting …
  • Naidu unable to digest positive response to Amma Vodi: Jagan June 27, 2022 1:59 pm Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday alleged that Telugu Desam Party president N. Chandrababu Naidu with the support of a few media houses was launching a campaign against his government, as he was unable to digest the positive response from the …
  • Amma Vodi improved enrolment in govt schools: Andhra CM June 27, 2022 1:50 pm Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday claimed that the ‘Jagananna Amma Vodi’ scheme and other revolutionary measures taken by the government has improved enrolment in government schools during the last three years. The number of …
  • YS Jagan releases Rs 6595 into accounts of mothers under Amma... June 27, 2022 11:27 am Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy will deposit an amount of 6,595 crore directly into the bank accounts of 43,96,402 mothers. Jagananna Amma Vodi is going to help 82,31,502 students in Andhra Pradesh studying in classes 1 to …
  • CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy releases Amma Vodi third phase amount June 27, 2022 11:27 am CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy released the third phase Amma Vodi amount at KR Stadium in Srikakulam City today. After the conclusion of the public meeting, CM released the amount through online mode by pressing the digital key on the laptop. Total Rs.6,595 crore …
  • IMD Predicts Moderate Rainfall In Parts Of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana For Next Four Days June 27, 2022 8:10 am Hyderabad: Rains lashed several districts in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on Sunday due to the southwest monsoon. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the low-pressure area was between 3.1 km and 5.8 km above sea level. Andhra Pradesh's …
  • CM Jagan to deposit Rs 6,595 cr of Amma Vodi today to help 82,31,502 students in AP June 26, 2022 10:30 pm VIJAYAWADA: The AP government would deposit Rs 6,595 crore  directly into the bank accounts of Jagannanna Amma Vodi beneficiaries. This will help 82,31,502 students studying from Class 1 to Inter. This is the third year in a row the funds are distributed, …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Food Commission to clamp down on adulteration June 26, 2022 8:30 pm Vijayawada: AP Food Commission is likely to use technology to curb the menace of food adulteration in the state. In an exclusive interview to The Hans India, AP Food Commission Chairman Vijay Prathap Reddy Chitha said they had set up a toll-free number and …
  • India News | TDP Condemns Attacks on Specially-abled Employee in Andhra's Srikakulam June 26, 2022 6:53 pm Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], June 26 (ANI): Telugu Desam Party (TDP) executive secretary G Koteswara Rao on Sunday condemned the alleged attack on a specially-abled employee in Srikakulam district and blamed the Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Energy-efficient appliances in model schools help save ₹23 lakh June 26, 2022 2:31 pm The pilot project to promote use of energy-efficient appliances in model schools and hostels by Andhra Pradesh State Energy Conservation Mission (AP-SECM) under the State Partnership for Energy Efficiency Demonstration (SPEED) programme of the Bureau of …
  • Andhra Pradesh to Launch 3rd Round of 'Ammavodi' Scheme for Mothers; Rs 2,000 Cut in Dole June 26, 2022 9:16 am Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy will launch the third round of the flagship ‘Ammavodi’ (mother’s lap) scheme in Srikakulam on Monday but this time the mothers (beneficiaries) will get only Rs 13,000 each, a cut of Rs 2,000, …
  • Rs 2,000 cut in dole to mothers under 'Ammavodi' scheme in AP June 26, 2022 7:54 am Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy will launch the third round of the flagship 'Ammavodi' (mother's lap) scheme in Srikakulam on Monday but this time the mothers (beneficiaries) will get only Rs 13,000 each, a cut of …
  • Southwest Monsoon intensifies across AP, rains likely for next... June 26, 2022 6:41 am The meteorological department has predicted that southwest monsoon has intensified across the state for the next five days and forecasted that there is a possibility of widespread rains mainly in North Coastal Andhra districts. It is said that Srikakulam, …
  • JNTUK suspends 11 students for ragging junior June 26, 2022 1:10 am By Express News Service KAKINADA: The vice-chancellor of the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) in Kakinada suspended 11 students for 15 days from class work and for two weeks from the University hostel, after a complaint of ragging was …
  • Srikakulam : Enhanced compensation distributed to Titli victims June 25, 2022 12:44 am Srikakulam : Enhanced compensation distributed to Titli cyclone victims by AP Legislative Assembly (APLA) Speaker, T Sitaram, ministers for revenue and animal husbandry, D Prasada Rao and S Appala Raju, Zilla Parishath (ZP) chairperson, P VijayaSaiRaj, MLC …
  • Elaborate arrangements being made for Jagan’s visit in Srikakulam June 24, 2022 8:23 pm Elaborate arrangements are in place for the Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy’s visit to Srikakulam district on June 27. Mr. Jagan Mohan Reddy will formally launch Amma Vodi scheme from the KR stadium and will make a payment of ₹6,000 crore to accounts …
  • Special train for Rath Yatra from Visakhapatnam June 24, 2022 2:09 am The special train to Puri from Visakhapatnam for the annual Rath Yatra will run from June 30 The special train to Puri from Visakhapatnam for the annual Rath Yatra will run from June 30 East Coast Railway (ECoR) has announced the operation of a special …
  • PM wants 8 infra projects expedited June 23, 2022 5:42 pm Time/Cost Overrun - Delays in acquiring land - Getting forest and environmental clearances - Inadequate infra support and linkages - Delays in the finalization of detailed engineering - Tying up of project financing, in tendering, ordering and …
  • A job posting that came 24 years too late in Andhra Pradesh June 22, 2022 11:26 pm Allaka Kedara Eswara Rao was elated when he saw his name in the final merit list of the District Selection Committee (DSC) examination held in 1998. Having a government job, Mr. Rao, then 32 years old, had nurtured many dreams. However, the dreams never …
  • AP free milk packets sold in Odisha June 22, 2022 7:18 pm Berhampur : Free milk packets of Andhra Pradesh government for pregnant women, lactating mothers and children aged 7-72 months the under 'YSR Sampoorna Poshanam' scheme are being sold in Paralakhemundi, Garabandha, Kasinagar and some other places …
  • AP PGCET 2022 application form released; exam from August 17 June 22, 2022 6:53 pm The Yogi Vemana University has started the APPGCET 2022 registration process on June 22 at cets.apsche.ap.gov.in. Candidates can fill and submit the application form of APPGCET 2022 till July 20 without paying the late fee. After the last date, candidates …
  • Visakhapatnam/ Srikakulam : Bear caught finally, but dies June 22, 2022 2:12 am Visakhapatnam/ Srikakulam : The wild bear which went berserk killing a person and injured many people, died after being caught by forest officials on Tuesday. Forest officials succeeded in catching the bear after sedating it by firing a tranquiliser …
  • Bear captured, dies on way to Vizag zoo June 21, 2022 10:34 pm Visakhapatnam: The female sloth bear that caused panic in Srikakulam district, killing a farmer and injuring six others, died on the way to Indira Gandhi Zoological Park, Vizag, after its capture by a special forest team on Tuesday. Chief forest …
  • Bear caught in Andhra dies on way to zoo June 21, 2022 4:42 pm A bear, which was caught by forest officials in Andhra Pradesh’s Srikakulam district on Tuesday, died while being shifted to the Visakhapatnam Zoo. The forest department caught the bear which had killed one person and injured six others during the last two …
  • Andhra Pradesh: even after 15 months, death case of student not solved, allege parents June 21, 2022 3:39 pm ‘Action should be taken against the accused in the case as well as engineering college management and the local police’ ‘Action should be taken against the accused in the case as well as engineering college management and the local police’ Even after 15 …
  • No gram panchayat bills pending with Telangana government, Errabelli tells sarpanches June 9, 2022 7:44 pm There are no pending bills pertaining to gram panchayats (GPs) lying with the Panchayat Raj and Rural Development Department as the Telangana Government has cleared almost all bills due from its side, Minister for PR and RD Errabelli Dayakar Rao told the …
  • Errabelli Dayakar meets Telangana Sarpanch Association leaders,... June 9, 2022 9:00 am Telangana Panchayat Raj Minister Errabelli Dayakar Rao has said that almost all the funds have been paid to the gram panchayats in the state and any arrears of funds will be cleared immediately. He said the EGS material component arrears due from the …
  • AP: police arrests 16 for double murder in Srikakulam June 3, 2022 3:42 am Srikakulam: The Andhra Pradesh police on Thursday arrested 16 people in the double murder case in Andhra Pradesh’s Srikakulam and sent them to the judicial remand. “One person named Savar Singanna (33) on May 27 had hit another man named Savara Gaya on his …
  • Accused of murder, man brutally killed on tribal village court's order in Andhra Pradesh June 3, 2022 3:03 am Express News Service PARVATIPURAM MANYAM: A 33-year-old man was allegedly poisoned and then hanged by the neck to death before setting his body ablaze on orders of a tribal village court at Regulaguda village in Seethampeta mandal here. As many as 16 …
  • Red sanders busts only a tip of iceberg May 31, 2022 8:21 pm Vijayawada: Seizure of red sanders logs on May 30 by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) officials in Gujarat in large quantities from an Inland Container Depot in Sabarmati is just a symptom of the malice that has set in too deep in every system …
  • Mahbubnagar: Councillor extends financial aid to kidney patient May 24, 2022 11:00 pm Mahbubnagar: A councilor has come to the rescue of a poor kidney patient who is on dialysis and extended a financial aid of Rs. 15,000 for the treatment of the patient on Tuesday. While speaking on the occasion, M Narender, Councilor of Palakonda …
  • Decks cleared for Vamsadhara canal May 24, 2022 10:59 pm Parvathipuram Manam: Obstructions, objections from public have been cleared after three years and the Vamsadhara distributor-5 channel world would be geared-up soon. The collector and other officials have stepped one step forward and convinced the public, …
  • Adali to become picnic hotspot May 16, 2022 11:07 pm Parvathipuram (Seethampeta): Adali, a remote area in Seethampeta agency of Patvathipuram district to be included in the tourism map and will be developed as a tourism spot. Kumbha Ravi Babu, state Scheduled Tribe (ST) Commission chairman, visited the …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Woman's hand chopped off in a bus accident in... May 15, 2022 10:01 am The incident took place in Veeraghattam of Parvathipuram when a passenger's arm fell off while off a speeding RTC bus while asleep. Going into details, Peluri Paidithalli of Veeraghattam Mandal Nadimikella went to the hospital in Srikakulam on Saturday …
  • Weather update: Rains to lash North Coastal Andhra due to cyclone ... May 8, 2022 6:32 am The meteorological department has said that the low pressure formed in the southern Andaman Sea turned into a severe depression and likely to turn into a cyclone on Sunday, which will be named 'Asani'. It said that it is likely to cross the coast …
  • Suma Kanakala: ‘If Suma is being Suma on screen, then what is the fun’ May 3, 2022 10:13 am The … says popular host and television personality talks about her film, Suma Kanakala to be seen in an unglamorous avatar in ‘Jayamma Panchayati’, to be released on May 6 The popular host and television personality talks about her film, ‘Jayamma …
  • Hyderabadis move parties to farmhouses as pubs become expensive April 6, 2022 9:11 pm Express News Service A special occasion coming up? Want to host your folks and girl gang together? Take the party to the outskirts. Book a farmhouse, get your grub, turn on the music, dance till you drop and chat away by the pool. That’s how Hyderabadis …
  • 13 new districts inaugurated in Andhra Pradesh; Full list here April 4, 2022 11:47 am Guntur: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy digitally inaugurated 13 new districts in the state here on Monday. The new districts have been carved out from the existing 13 districts, bringing the number of districts in the state to 26.   The …
  • CM Jagan to launch new districts between 9.05am and 9.45am April 4, 2022 6:09 am Vijayawada: All is set for the historical moment when 13 new districts will start functioning in Andhra Pradesh from Monday morning. The final notifications were issued on Sunday, raising the total number of districts in the state to 26. Chief Minister …
  • Medicos from Srikakulam stranded in Ukraine amid simmering war with Russia February 25, 2022 2:36 am Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: Two students from the district sought government assistance for evacuation from Ukraine after Russia invaded the country. N Kumara Swamy Naidu of Kambarivalasa village in Veeraghattam mandal and S Vamsi Krishna of Palakonda …
  • AP issues draft gazette notification on 26 districts January 27, 2022 6:02 am Vijayawada: The Andhra Pradesh government issued a preliminary draft gazette notification to have 26 districts for the state by restructuring the existing 13 districts and creating 13 more districts on Wednesday. It invited objections and suggestions from …
  • Andhra Pradesh to have 26 new districts soon January 25, 2022 9:20 pm Vijayawada: The Andhra Pradesh government proposes to set up 26 new districts by reorganising the existing 13 districts for administrative convenience and to provide efficient administration. The newly proposed 26 districts and their headquarters include: …
  • Three north coastal districts of AP on high alert as Cyclone Jawad set to hit coast on Saturday December 3, 2021 11:50 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A high alert has been sounded in the three north coastal districts -- Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, and Srikakulam district --  as Cyclone Jawad is hurtling towards the coast. According to the India Meteorological …
  • Heavy inflows cause floods in Srikakulam district September 29, 2021 6:59 am Over 53,000 people lose connectivity with nearby towns; paddy crop damaged in E. Godavari With heavy inflows from catchment areas following incessant rains, many rivers, including Vamsadhara, Suvarnamukhi, Nagavali and others have been in spate since …
  • Vinayaka Navaratri concludes September 19, 2021 4:31 am Vinayaka Navaratri festival concluded on Saturday in Vizianagaram and Srikakulam district. However, the festivities and fanfare generally witnessed on the last day of the festival for immersion of Ganesh idols was missing this year due to the restrictions …
  • Judicial probe into Pallakonda Raju’s death September 18, 2021 4:23 am Telangana High Court on Friday ordered a judicial inquiry into the death of Palakonda Raju, suspect in the rape and murder of a minor in Saidabad of Hyderabad, who was found dead on a railway track in Station Ghanpur of Warangal district. The Third …
  • ‘Death was 100% suicide’ September 17, 2021 5:02 pm DGP M. Mahender Reddy on Friday said that the death of Palakonda Raju, whose body was found on the railway track, was 100 per cent suicide. Replying to a question at a press conference, the police chief said investigators recorded statements of seven …
  • Telangana HC orders inquiry into death of Saidabad rape accused September 17, 2021 3:26 pm The Telangana High Court ordered judicial (3rd metropolitan Magistrate at Warangal) inquiry into the incident of death of Palakonda Raju, who is alleged accused in rape and causing death of six years old girl at Singareni colony of Saidabad. Civil …
  • Telangana HC orders judicial enquiry into death of Saidabad rape accused  September 17, 2021 11:40 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The Division Bench headed by the Acting Chief Justice MS Ramchander Rao and Justice T Amarnath Goud of the Telangana High Court has directed the 3rd Metropolitan Magistrate, Warangal, to cause a judicial enquiry into the …
  • Activists find Saidabad rape accused Raju’s death suspicious, demand judicial probe September 17, 2021 4:16 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD:   Activists in Hyderabad demanded that a judicial probe be launched into the death of Palakonda Raju, who was accused of raping and murdering a 6-year-old girl in Saidabad. Jeevan Kumar from the Human Rights Forum said, “ …
  • Saidabad rape suspect death: Netizens float ‘encounter’ theory — some laud cops, others give thumbs down September 17, 2021 4:16 am Express News Service HYDERABAD:  The death of Palakonda Raju, who was accused in the alleged rape and murder of a 6-year-old in Saidabad, is mired in speculations and controversies, and has drawn mixed reactions from citizens — ranging from fulsome praise …
  • Saidabad rape suspect Raju ends his life, body found on railway track September 16, 2021 6:30 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: The body of an unidentified person was found on the railway tracks at Station Ghanpur in the erstwhile Warangal district on Thursday. While the face was disfigured beyond recognition, from the tattoo marks on the victim…
  • Hyderabad minor rape: Minister vows 'encounter' as cops announce reward of Rs 10 lakh September 15, 2021 6:36 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Even as Hyderabad police intensified efforts and announced a reward of Rs 10 lakh to anyone who helps them arrest Palakonda Raju, accused of raping and killing a six-year-old girl at Singareni Colony here recently, Labour …
  • Srikakulam organisation comes to rescue of underprivileged July 5, 2021 6:48 am Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: A 42-member team led by a professional artist has been serving food, groceries to destitutes under the Save Girl Foundation banner during pandemic in Srikakulam district. The organisation, which came into existence to …
  • Expect monsoon in state in another 2 days, rains will be normal, says IMD June 4, 2021 4:40 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The southwest monsoon, which hit the Kerala coast two days behind schedule on Thursday, is likely to reach Andhra Pradesh in another two days. IMD said the monsoon this year will be normal, and slightly above normal in …
  • Near clean sweep by YSRCP in municipal polls March 15, 2021 6:08 pm Close to two years after coming to power, the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) handed yet another crushing defeat to the TDP and the BJP-Jana Sena Party alliance by winning all 11 municipal corporations and 69 out of 71 municipalities/nagar panchayats that …
  • Andhra ULB polls: BJP, Jana Sena fail to make a mark March 15, 2021 4:58 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The BJP-Jana Sena alliance, which has been aiming to grow in Andhra Pradesh, drew a blank in most of the municipalities and two of the three municipal corporations. Although Jana Sena emerged a better performer between …
  • Andhra Pradesh records 64.34 percent polling in civic elections March 12, 2021 1:07 am Vijayawada: Voting percentage in urban local body polls in the state has gone up to 64.34 from the previously assessed 62.28 per cent in Andhra Pradesh, it was announced on Thursday. The state election commission and municipal administrations announced …
  • Phase IV of panchayat elections to be held in Andhra Pradesh today February 21, 2021 9:09 am Vijayawada: The fourth phase of the gram panchayat elections will be held on Sunday and nearly 67.75 lakh voters are expected to cast their vote between 6.30 am and 3.30 pm. Polling is scheduled to be held in 16 revenue divisions covering 161 mandals. Out …
  • AP Phase 2 gram panchayat polls to be held today February 13, 2021 1:47 pm VIJAYAWADA: The second phase of gram panchayat elections in Andhra Pradesh will be held on Saturday to elect 2,786 sarpanches and 20,817 ward members. There are 7,507 sarpanch candidates and 44,876 ward members in fray, as 539 sarpanches and 12,604 ward …
  • Phase-I Gram Panchayat polls on February 5 in Andhra Pradesh's 11 districts January 24, 2021 12:30 pm VIJAYAWADA: The State Election Commission has issued notification for conduct of gram panchayat polls on February 5 from 6.30 am. to 3.30 pm in 11 districts during Phase-1. The districts left out are Vizianagaram and Prakasam. Polling during Phase-II will …
  • Andhra SEC issues directions for Feb 5 Panchayat polls January 23, 2021 7:41 am Amid uncertainty raging over disagreement on the conducting of the crucial rural local bodies elections, Andhra Pradesh State Election Commissioner (SEC) Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar on Saturday issued notification for four phase panchayat polls. “In exercise …
  • Model Andhra farmer returns honours protesting farm laws December 15, 2020 6:10 pm A progressive role model farmer from Andhra Pradesh’s Srikakulam district, who won many awards, had returned all the honours as a mark of protest against the new farm laws enacted in September. Khandavu Prasada Rao, 75, returned his honours to the local …
  • Good monsoon tidings may last until year-end September 21, 2020 1:16 pm Even as the South-West monsoon races away to end with a flourish by the scheduled September-30 time line, an early peek into the rest of the three months of the year by a South Korean agency suggests that the good tidings may last for the period and even …
  • Human Rights Forum: LS segment-based district formation irrational July 21, 2020 3:31 am By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM:  The Human Rights Forum (HRF) has felt that formation of smaller districts is long overdue as Andhra Pradesh has a very low number of districts. However, the government is contemplating making the parliamentary …
  • Odisha blocks another border road to prevent Andhra villagers from crossing over April 30, 2020 9:15 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: Days after digging up trenches at Milagam village on the border with Andhra Pradesh to stop the movement of people to their side, Odisha officials have blocked another road by laying heaps of soil at Gopalapuram village …
  • Woman dies in road accident in AP January 13, 2020 6:48 pm Srikakulam: A woman died in a road accident on Monday when she was going to her native village to celebrate Sankranti festival. The accident took place near Maddi Ramudu Peta village, Regidi Amudalavalasa mandal, Srikakulam district. The deceased, Jaddu …
  • Fake currency rampant in Andhra-Odisha Border villages December 29, 2019 5:31 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM:  Circulation of fake currency has reportedly increased in the district in the past few days. A few days after the fake currency notes were identified at a wine shop at Bhamini village, similar incidents were reported in …
  • ITDA PO helps pregnant woman reach hospital November 11, 2019 3:51 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: In an act of chivalry, Sitampeta ITDA PO CM Saikanth Varma helped a stranded pregnant woman reach Srikakulam hospital on Saturday late night. The official, who was returning after attending a meeting in the district …
  • YSRCP worker dies in fight over mushrooms in Srikakulam October 16, 2019 8:03 am Srikakulam: One person lost his life and four others were injured after a clash broke out between two groups over collecting mushrooms from the outskirts of the city on Tuesday, police said. This incident took place in Kuntibadra village in Kotturu Mandal …
  • YSRC, TDP activists clash: one killed, four injured October 16, 2019 5:01 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: A man was killed and four others injured in a clash that took place between YSRC and TDP workers at Kuntibadra village of Kotturu mandal on Tuesday evening. The deceased has been identified as Kamaka Jangam, 55, (in …
  • Separate commissions for SC/STs on the cards in Andhra Pradesh August 30, 2019 6:08 am The State government has decided to constitute separate commissions for the Scheduled Castes (SCs) and the Scheduled Tribes (STs) in the State. It proposes to table the relevant Bills in this regard in the Assembly soon. The government has also decided to …
  • TDP's citadel crumbles as YSRC makes inroads May 24, 2019 2:24 am By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: The TDP's citadel crumbled with the party facing its worst-ever drubbing in North Andhra at the hands of YSRC in 2019 elections, as the results started trickling in since Thursday noon. Such was the pace of YSRC…
  • Poultry birds hit hard in Srikakulam district due to summer April 29, 2019 4:43 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: As temperatures continue to rise in the district, a large number of broiler chickens at various poultry farms in the district are perishing, unable to withstand the severe heat. Over 200 chickens died in a poultry farm …
  • Rs 5 crore seized from bus April 6, 2019 6:04 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: In the largest seizure of unaccounted cash so far during the present elections, the Srikakulam district police seized Rs 5,07,85,900 at Jendaladibba village of Rajam mandal on Friday.  Disclosing details to the media, …
  • AP: Rs 1 crore in cash seized from bus April 5, 2019 4:06 pm Srikakulam[India], Apr 5 (ANI): Srikakulam Police on Friday seized unclaimed cash worth Rs 1 crore from a state-owned transport corporation bus at Jendala Dibba junction in Rajam town, an official said. A police team initially found nothing on the bus but …
  • 3,925 nominations filed for 175 Assembly segments and 548 for 25 Lok Sabha seats March 27, 2019 5:25 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Gopal Krishna Dwivedi has informed that as many as 3,925 nominations were filed for 175 Assembly constituencies and 548 for the 25 Lok Sabha segments for the April 11 elections. While …
  • BJP allots nine Assembly, two Lok Sabha seats to women March 24, 2019 6:18 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The BJP’s Central Election Committee (CEC) has released the list of candidates for the remaining 52 assembly and 23 parliament segments on Saturday. President of the International Society of Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON …
  • Father or daughter? Araku voters to decide which side they are on March 23, 2019 9:11 pm The battle runs within the family in the Araku Lok Sabha constituency, spread over 450 kilometres and second only to Jaisalmer is geographical spread, in Andhra Pradesh. Telugu Desam Party candidate V. Kishore Chandra Deo, a six-time MP and former Union …
  • Parties tizzy as Srikakulam voters change loyalties every election  March 19, 2019 3:53 am Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: Considered a politically volatile district, Srikakulam stands apart when it comes to giving its verdict. This district is known for giving a clear mandate to a single party. The electorate have a penchant for swing to only …
  • CPI announces candidates for AP Assembly elections March 18, 2019 11:44 pm [India], Mar 19 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (CPI) announced candidates for six out of the seven Assembly seats it is contesting on in the upcoming elections in Andhra Pradesh. The party has fielded Muppalla Nageswar Rao from Mangalagiri Assembly …
  • Kruparani fumes over omission of her name in protocol list June 27, 2022 8:42 pm Srikakulam: Former Union minister and YSRCP former district president Killi Kruparani's name was removed from the protocol list to welcome Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy. She arrived at R&B guest house to welcome the CM in the district on …
  • Research by AITAM students on air pollution makes waves June 21, 2022 1:37 am An incubation project developed by students of Aditya Institute of Technology and Management (AITAM) in Tekkali to monitor air pollution has caught the attention of several institutions in the country and abroad. The students, Sandeep Battula, K. Pavan …
  • Narrow escape for 36 people in separate mishaps in Andhra; 22 passengers injured June 20, 2022 8:52 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: At least 22 passengers suffered injuries while 36 people miraculously escaped in two separate mishaps involving private travel buses in Andhra Pradesh on Monday morning. In Srikakulam, 22 people suffered injuries when …
  • Srikakulam Bus Accident June 20, 2022 7:48 am SRIKAKULAM: Over 20 people suffered injuries when a private bus in which they were travelling hit a culvert and plunged into a roadside canal near Peddatamarapalle in Srikakulam district in the wee hours of Monday. The police said that the incident took …
  • A.P. govt should reduce taxes on fuel: BJP May 31, 2022 6:23 am H. Udaybhakar criticised the YSRCP government’s inaction despite the Centre’s reduction and people’s demand. H. Udaybhakar criticised the YSRCP government’s inaction despite the Centre’s reduction and people’s demand. : Bharaitya Janata Party’s Tekkali in- …
  • YSRCP MLC Duvvada Srinivas slams Atchennaidu for criticising YS... May 30, 2022 12:08 pm YSR Congress Party MLC Duvvada Srinivas has made harsh remarks against Telugu Desam Party state president Atchennaidu stating that he would beat him black and blue for criticizing YS Jagan Mohan Reddy at Mahanadu. Duvvada Srinivas participated in a …
  • 13 new districts inaugurated in Andhra Pradesh; Full list here April 4, 2022 11:47 am Guntur: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy digitally inaugurated 13 new districts in the state here on Monday. The new districts have been carved out from the existing 13 districts, bringing the number of districts in the state to 26.   The …
  • CM Jagan to launch new districts between 9.05am and 9.45am April 4, 2022 6:09 am Vijayawada: All is set for the historical moment when 13 new districts will start functioning in Andhra Pradesh from Monday morning. The final notifications were issued on Sunday, raising the total number of districts in the state to 26. Chief Minister …
  • Man ends life, TDP leaders allege police harassment, stage dharna March 9, 2022 3:19 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: A 39-year-old man, said to be a TDP sympathiser, allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison at his farmland in Srikakulam district on Monday night. The death of Kona Venkatarao, who hailed from Pottangi in Mandasa, …
  • Grey pelicans die in droves in Srikakulam January 28, 2022 2:48 pm Migratory grey pelicans ate fish infected with roundworms in Srikakulam, which caused their deaths, according to forensic reports CORRIGENDUM: This story was corrected January 30, 2022 to correctly reflect a grey pelican on the cover image instead of a …
  • AP issues draft gazette notification on 26 districts January 27, 2022 6:02 am Vijayawada: The Andhra Pradesh government issued a preliminary draft gazette notification to have 26 districts for the state by restructuring the existing 13 districts and creating 13 more districts on Wednesday. It invited objections and suggestions from …
  • Andhra Pradesh to have 26 new districts soon January 25, 2022 9:20 pm Vijayawada: The Andhra Pradesh government proposes to set up 26 new districts by reorganising the existing 13 districts for administrative convenience and to provide efficient administration. The newly proposed 26 districts and their headquarters include: …
  • 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 …
  • Will retain Kuppam, become CM once again, asserts Naidu January 8, 2022 2:58 am Former Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) national president N. Chandrababu Naidu on Friday asserted that he would comfortably retain his constituency of Kuppam in the next Assembly elections and become Chief Minister once again. “The YSR Congress …
  • North coastal andhra gears up to face Cyclone jawad fury December 4, 2021 6:51 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA/VISAKHAPATNAM :  A high alert has been sounded in three north coastal districts of Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram and Srikakulam as Cyclone Jawad is hurtling towards the coast. The deep depression over the west-central …
  • Three north coastal districts of AP on high alert as Cyclone Jawad set to hit coast on Saturday December 3, 2021 11:50 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A high alert has been sounded in the three north coastal districts -- Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, and Srikakulam district --  as Cyclone Jawad is hurtling towards the coast. According to the India Meteorological …
  • Four years of Jagan Mohan Reddy's Praja Sankalpa Yatra November 6, 2021 6:14 am (MENAFN- IANS) Amaravati, Nov 6 (IANS) It was on November 6, 2017 that the then leader of opposition in Andhra Pradesh Assembly and present Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy began the historic Praja Sankalpa Yatra which changed the polity of the state …
  • Srikakulam: Three injured in blast at illegal cracker unit November 3, 2021 10:00 am Hyderabad: Three youngsters received serious injuries due to a blast in an illegal cracker unit in Tekkali town of Srikakulam district on Wednesday. According to police, Vakada Hari, Saigopal, and Murthy were injured in the accident. The condition of one …
  • Odisha-Andhra Pradesh border row: Officials show bonhomie to clear uprooted tree September 30, 2021 6:52 am By Express News Service BERHAMPUR: Amidst a tussle between two states, officials of Gajapati and Srikakulam in Andhra Pradesh displayed a rare bonhomie and worked together to clear an uprooted tree from the main road near Basandhra village on Wednesday. …
  • Cyclone Gulab wreaks havoc; claims two lives in Andhra Pradesh September 28, 2021 7:19 am Vijayawada/Visakhapatnam: Two persons were killed and one went missing in Visakhapatnam and Srikakulam districts as Cyclone Gulab tracked its way through north coastal AP on Monday. Fisherman B. Mohana Rao of Vajrapu Kottur mandal in Srikakulam …
  • Welfare 'mantra' keeps Jagan juggernaut rolling September 19, 2021 8:04 pm VIJAYAWADA: The massive victory of the YSR Congress in the Parishad elections, the latest in a series that began with the triumph in the Assembly elections, shows, among other things that the people showed their support for the way the government managed …
  • Heavy rains lash coastal districts July 14, 2021 5:54 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Though the low-pressure area in the Bay of Bengal off the North Andhra coast has become less marked, heavy rains continued to batter north coastal districts of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, parts of Visakhapatnam, East and …
  • Major bureaucratic reshuffle in AP, 19 IAS officials get new postings June 4, 2021 10:42 pm VIJAYAWADA: In a major administrative exercise, the Andhra Pradesh government transferred 20 officials including 19 IAS officers across the state on Friday. Krishna district collector A. Md. Imtiaz was transferred and posted as special secretary to the …
  • Phase IV of panchayat elections to be held in Andhra Pradesh today February 21, 2021 9:09 am Vijayawada: The fourth phase of the gram panchayat elections will be held on Sunday and nearly 67.75 lakh voters are expected to cast their vote between 6.30 am and 3.30 pm. Polling is scheduled to be held in 16 revenue divisions covering 161 mandals. Out …
  • Can prove Atchannaidu’s involvement in crimes: Duvvada Srinivas February 14, 2021 9:57 pm By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  YSRC Tekkali Assembly constituency coordinator Duvvada Srinivas lashed out at TDP AP unit president K Atchannaidu for his criminal record, and said he is ready to provide evidence against the atrocities committed by the …
  • AP Phase 2 gram panchayat polls to be held today February 13, 2021 1:47 pm VIJAYAWADA: The second phase of gram panchayat elections in Andhra Pradesh will be held on Saturday to elect 2,786 sarpanches and 20,817 ward members. There are 7,507 sarpanch candidates and 44,876 ward members in fray, as 539 sarpanches and 12,604 ward …
  • Dismal performance by TDP in its bastions: YSRCP February 10, 2021 10:57 pm Andhra Pradesh government’s advisor Sajjala Ramakrishna Reddy has poured cold water on TDP’s assertions that the ruling party has been facing resentment in the state, by comparing with the results of the panchayat elections, as YSRCP leaders claimed that …
  • Botsa slams Naidu, SEC for expediting election process in Andhra Pradesh January 24, 2021 12:30 pm NELLORE: Municipal administration minister Botsa Satyanarayana on Saturday came down heavily against Leader of the Opposition N. Chandrababu Naidu for hobnobbing with State Election Commissioner  Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar and weakening the state’s democratic …
  • Phase-I Gram Panchayat polls on February 5 in Andhra Pradesh's 11 districts January 24, 2021 12:30 pm VIJAYAWADA: The State Election Commission has issued notification for conduct of gram panchayat polls on February 5 from 6.30 am. to 3.30 pm in 11 districts during Phase-1. The districts left out are Vizianagaram and Prakasam. Polling during Phase-II will …
  • Andhra SEC issues directions for Feb 5 Panchayat polls January 23, 2021 7:41 am Amid uncertainty raging over disagreement on the conducting of the crucial rural local bodies elections, Andhra Pradesh State Election Commissioner (SEC) Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar on Saturday issued notification for four phase panchayat polls. “In exercise …
  • Forest officials to keep vigil on migratory birds January 8, 2021 4:11 am No cases of bird flu reported in A.P. so far; instructions have been issued to monitor the birds in sanctuaries, water bodies, says official The State and the Central governments have sounded an alert and asked the Forest and the Animal Husbandry …
  • Senior IAS officer Aditya Nath Das assumes office as new Chief Secretary January 1, 2021 5:25 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Senior IAS officer Aditya Nath Das assumed office as the new Chief Secretary of the State in Secretariat at Velagapudi on Thursday. His predecessor, Nilam Sawhney, has been appointed Principal Advisor to the Chief …
  • Bharat Bandh total, peaceful December 9, 2020 3:57 am The call for Bharat Bandh evoked good response both in Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts on Tuesday with active participation of almost all trade unions such as AITUC, INTUC, CITU, and IFTU. The bandh has an impact on normal life due to non- …
  • TDP sets sights on regaining lost ground in North Andhra November 8, 2020 5:58 am The Telugu Desam Party is trying to win back its former glory in Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts by giving top priority to leaders of the region in its politburo and party committees. The backward classes of the two districts were the backbone of the …
  • Couple gets Red Cross aid to bring up orphaned grandchildren in Andhra Pradesh September 2, 2020 5:36 am Express News Service SRIKAKULAM:  Reacting to a news report on the plight of an elderly couple titled ‘No income, but they have to raise grandkids’ published in these columns on August 31, Collector J Nivas on Tuesday requested the Indian Red Cross Society …
  • Elderly couple from Andhra Pradesh's Tekkali raising grandkids lose livelihood amid lockdown August 31, 2020 4:55 am Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: While the lockdown deprived them of their livelihood, an elderly couple from Tekkali town  — Kotapalli Gavarayya and Rajulamma — also had to deal with the death of their daughter, and take on the responsibility of bringing …
  • Inspector suspended for allegedly kicking Dalit man August 6, 2020 8:58 am Srikakulam Superintendent of Police Amir Bardar on Wednesday suspended Palasa-Tekkali Circle Inspector Venugopala Rao for allegedly a Dalit person when the latter approached the police for justice with regard to allocation of house site. A video of the …
  • Telukunchi villagers look after migratory birds as their kids July 20, 2020 4:52 am Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: THE people of this North Andhra village constitute committees every year to protect the migratory birds. Open billed storks (cranes) migrate to Telukunchi, a small village in Ichchapuram mandal of Srikakulam district, every …
  • Workers who cremated victim not allowed home July 8, 2020 3:52 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: Discrimination against frontline workers involved in the fight against Covid-19 continues. In one incident, 10 sanitation workers who performed the last rites of an infectee were not allowed to enter their residential …
  • Hearing of K Atchannaidu’s bail petition postponed June 20, 2020 5:18 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Anti-Corrution Bureau (ACB) Special Court has postponed the hearing of the bail plea of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Kinjarapu Atchannaidu to Monday. It may be noted the former minister was arrested from his …
  • ‘Govt. violated human rights’ June 14, 2020 6:53 am The TDP continued its protests at Srikakulam, Palasa and several other places against the arrest of former Minister K. Atchannaidu, who underwent an operation recently. TDP senior leader and former MLA of Palasa Gowthu Shyam Sundar Shivaji and TDP district …
  • ESI scam: TDP MLA Atchannaidu remanded in judicial custody June 13, 2020 12:47 pm Former Labour Minister and Tekkali TDP MLA K. Atchannaidu and retired Employees’ State Insurance (ESI) director C.K. Ramesh Kumar were sent to 14 days judicial remand in the ESI scam. Police shifted the MLA to Guntur Government General Hospital (GGH) for …
  • Former TDP MLA Prabhakar Reddy, son arrested in buses scam June 13, 2020 8:17 am The buses were brought by Reddy and registered illegally at various locations, including Nagaland. Former Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MLA J C Prabhakar Reddy and his son Asmit Reddy were arrested on Saturday from Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh for …
  • Andhra ex-minister Atchannaidu arrested in ESI scam (Ld) June 12, 2020 11:50 am Amaravati, June 12 (IANS) Former Andhra Pradesh minister and opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader K. Atchannaidu was arrested on Friday by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) in the ESI scam, with his party dubbing it “political vendetta”. The …
  • Ex-Minister and TDP MLA Atchannaidu held in ESI scam June 12, 2020 8:27 am Officials from Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) arrested former Minister and TDP MLA K. Atchannaidu on Friday morning from his native home in Nimmada village in Srikakulam district for his alleged involvement in irregularities in purchase of equipment, …
  • Senior TDP leader Atchannaidu taken into custody in "ESI June 12, 2020 6:29 am Amaravati: Telugu Desam Legislature Party Deputy leader and former Andhra Pradesh minister K Atchannaidu was taken into custody by state Anti-Corruption Bureau sleuths early on Friday in connection with alleged Rs 151 crore scam in the ESI Corporation, ACB …
  • ESI medicine scam: TDP MLA Atchannaidu, Chandrababu’s close aide, arrested June 12, 2020 5:19 am Atchannaidu served as the labour minister in the TDP government and is considered to be very close to party chief N Chandrababu Naidu. Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MLA from Tekkali in Andhra Pradesh, K Atchannaidu, was on Friday arrested by the Anti-Corruption …
  • Cops Stop, Quarantine 24 Returning To Andhra From Wedding In Chhattisgarh May 13, 2020 4:08 pm Police stopped them since they didn't have permission to return to Andhra Pradesh (Representational) Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh: A bus from Bhilai was stopped at the inter-state check post in Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh with 24 passengers …
  • Andhra migrants hit the road in Hyderabad April 15, 2020 4:56 am The labourers said the TRS government has not provided any groceries or money to them as promised Hyderabad: Immediately after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an extension of the nationwide lockdown till May 3, hundreds of migrant labourers packed …
  • Helping the helpers: NGO distributes fruits, water to policemen March 31, 2020 2:34 am While most of the country has returned to its shell, duty-minded people are working day in and day out to fight the crisis due to COVID-19 pandemic. For instance, police personnel have to stand for hours at major junctions in a city to ensure absolute …
  • TDP swindled Rs 900 crore public money during its  regime: Dharmana Krishna Das February 22, 2020 6:44 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: Roads and Buildings Minister Dharmana Krishna Das on Friday said they would order an inquiry into the alleged involvement of former Labour Minister and Tekkali MLA Kinjarapu Atchannaidu in the ESI scam. In a release from …
  • Andhra Pradesh: 34-year-old kills mother after she refuses to put property on his name February 8, 2020 4:17 am Image Source : PTI Andhra Pradesh: 34-year-old man kills mother after she refuses to put property on his name In a shocking incident, a man allegedly killed his mother over a property dispute in Ramadasupeta village here on Wednesday. The accused has been …
  • Son killed mother for property in Andhra Pradesh February 6, 2020 5:08 am Srikakulam: A man allegedly killed his mother over a property dispute in Ramadasupeta village here on Wednesday. The accused identified as Koti Ramakrishna surrendered before the police after the incident. The victim is 58-year-old Koti Anasuyamma. Circle …
  • Legal Metrology officials conduct inspections February 4, 2020 7:56 am In an attempt to check the malpractice related to weight and measurement at shops and other commercial establishments, the Legal Metrology officials are conducting inspections in markets, petrol filling stations and Rythu Bazaars in Vizianagaram and …
  • Fund crunch delays KVK works in Srikakulam district December 25, 2019 5:42 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: With a view to develop sports in rural areas, the former TDP government had started constructing Mukhya Mantri Kreeda Vikas Kendras (KVKs) in all Assembly segments in the district almost two years ago. They had proposed …
  • Andhra's Srikakulam district police bust vehicle deposit scam, one held December 8, 2019 4:27 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: The district police on Friday busted a motor vehicle deposit scam and arrested the accused. They also recovered cars worth `25.4 lakh cash and `12 lakh worth, besides furniture from the accused. Giving details of the …
  • Foreign-returned migrants turn job brokers in Andhra Pradesh's Srikakulam  November 22, 2019 11:25 pm Express News Service SRIKAKULAM:  After returning from abroad, migrant workers of Srikakulam turn into professional job brokers. As they are aware of the conditions of the job, they  waste no time in becoming as mediators between job consultancies and job …
  • Andhra Pradesh Deputy CM Pilli Subash Chandra Bose calls Vizag Anti Corruption Bureau officials dacoits October 31, 2019 3:15 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) came under severe criticism from Deputy Chief Minister (Revenue) Pilli Subash Chandra Bose for its ‘deliberate’ attempt to trap a sub-registrar at Madhurawada of Visakhapatnam. The …
  • Gandhiji’s ideals will inspire next generations too, says ex-MP October 18, 2019 2:59 am Bharatiya Janata Party former State president and former MP of Visakhapatnam Kambhamapati Haribabu on Thursday said that Mahatma Gandhi’s ideals would continue to inspire next generations too since his philosophy was applicable for mankind in day to day …
  • For Odia-speaking Tekkali fishermen, Mahatma is the God September 30, 2019 4:03 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: Such is their belief, Odia-speaking fishermen and people of nearby areas take a sick person to Mahatma Gandhi temple for his or her good health. The family members perform puja on Thursday by offering bhog (prasadam) for …
  • Gear up for civic polls: YSR Congress MP Vijaysai Reddy to cadre August 5, 2019 5:38 am By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: YSCRP national general secretary and Rajya Sabha member Vijaysai Reddy said here on Sunday that notification for local body elections will be issued in October. Addressing a meeting of the YSRCP workers and leaders, …
  • Construction of 60 per cent Kreeda Vikas Kendras yet to be completed in AP's Srikakulam June 7, 2019 4:05 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: In an attempt to bring sports nearer to people, former TDP government had granted 10 mini stadiums, one each in the Assembly segments of the district. Named NTR Kreeda Vikas Kendras (KVKs), only four have been completed, …
  • Rammohan Naidu retains Srikakulam Lok Sabha segment May 25, 2019 7:13 am TDP sitting MP Kinjarapu Rammohan Naidu was elected from Srikakulam Lok Sabha seat again. Although the party was defeated in five Assembly constituencies out of seven which come under the Lok Sabha constituency, he won the seat with a margin of 6,658 votes …
  • TDP's citadel crumbles as YSRC makes inroads May 24, 2019 2:24 am By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: The TDP's citadel crumbled with the party facing its worst-ever drubbing in North Andhra at the hands of YSRC in 2019 elections, as the results started trickling in since Thursday noon. Such was the pace of YSRC…
  • ‘Every LS seat should have one Assembly segment like Kuppam’ May 10, 2019 6:51 pm Telugu Desam Party national president and Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has said that every Lok Sabha constituency in the State should have one Assembly segment like Kuppam, which helps in winning the Lok Sabha seat. One should remember that the …
  • Food packets supplied to 15,000 evacuees  May 5, 2019 7:17 am Express News Service  SRIKAKULAM: As a part of cyclone relief, more than 52,000 lunch packets, 10,000 tiffin packets and 22,245 dinner packets were supplied to evacuees at various cyclone relief centres in the district on Thursday and Friday. Mid-Day Meal …
  • Rains lash several parts of Srikakulam district May 3, 2019 5:33 am By Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: Several parts of the district reported mild to moderate rains since Thursday morning. Keeping intensity of the Fani cyclone in the next few hours in view, the district administration started taking elaborate measures, …
  • AP gears up to meet any eventuality as cyclone-induced rains lash May 3, 2019 5:33 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Coastal areas of the three north Coastal Districts of Andhra Pradesh started received rains induced by extremely severe cyclone Fani even as the state government had put the administration of the three districts on an …
  • TDP Candidates List 2019 March 15, 2019 4:52 am AMARAVATI: The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) late on Thursday night released a list of 126 candidates for the assembly elections which included the names of chief minister Chandrababu Naidu from Kuppam, IT minister Lokesh from Mangalgiri segment, Paritala …
  • TDP announces 126 candidates for Assembly polls March 15, 2019 4:15 am Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party late on Thursday night released a list of 126 candidates for the April 11 assembly  elections, which includes Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu who will contest from Kuppam constituency while his son, IT Minister …
  • TDP announces 126 candidates for Assembly polls; Naidu, son Nara Lokesh to contest March 15, 2019 1:00 am [India], Mar 15 (ANI): Telugu Desam Party late on Thursday night released a list of 126 candidates for the April 11 assembly  elections, which includes Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu who will contest from Kuppam constituency while his son, …
  • Chandrababu releases names of 126 candidates March 14, 2019 7:26 pm AMARAVATI: The TDP late on Thursday released a list of 126 candidates for the assembly poll which included the names of CM Chandrababu Naidu from Kuppam, IT minister Lokesh (from Mangalgiri) segment, Paritala Sriram from Raptadu and Nandamuri Balakrishna …
  • Dubai Industrial Park to highlight key role in Mideast F&B sector February 16, 2019 11:48 am Dubai Industrial Park (DI), one of the largest industrial hubs in Dubai and a member of Tecom Group, will highlight its key role in the food and beverage (F&B) industry during its participation at Gulfood 2019.   One of the world’s largest annual food …
  • Andhra: YSRCP allege attack at party office by TDP February 14, 2019 4:57 pm [India], Feb 14 (ANI): Telugu Desam Party (TDP) cadre on Thursday allegedly attacked the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) office in Kotabommali town in Andhra Pradesh’s Srikakulam district. YSRCP also alleged that six of its workers were injured in the incident. …