West godavari Division

  • Rajamahendravaram: Secretariat staff celebrates regularisation of ... June 27, 2022 8:42 pm Rajamahendravaram (East Godavari District): Rajahmundry MP Margani Bharat Ram said that Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's decision to regularise the services of secretariat employees is historic and in return for this, every secretariat employee …
  • Andhra: New master plan for RUDA soon May 23, 2022 3:14 am By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: After facing several glitches in the reorganisation of districts, the State government will now come up with a master plan for the Rajamahendravaram Urban Development Authority (RUDA) by roping in Lee Associates, …
  • Tomato prices skyrocket to Rs 75 per kg in Andhra Pradesh's Rajamahendravaram May 15, 2022 1:58 am By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Prices of tomatoes skyrocketed in Rajamahendravaram, Kovvur and Bhimavaram markets and a kilogram is being sold for Rs 70-75 as against Rs 10 a kg a month ago. Tomatoes come to the city markets from Madanapalle of …
  • Rename schools after donors: Andhra Pradesh High Court to education department May 14, 2022 1:25 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh High Court in its recent judgements found fault with the department of education for refusing to name the schools after the name suggested by donors as per GO 162. Hearing a petition filed by Kovvur …
  • Southern Railway's freight loading grows about 3.23 MT in April, exceeding Board's target May 3, 2022 11:05 am Agencies | Updated on: Tuesday, May 03, 2022, 02:35 PM IST According to Southern Railway, the loading of foodgrains, cement, petroleum products, fertilisers, railway material for steel plant also grew last month as against the corresponding period last …
  • Southern Railway's Freight Loading Grew In April May 3, 2022 9:40 am (MENAFN- IANS) Chennai, May 3 (IANS) Southern Railway closed the first month of the current fiscal growing its freight loading. According to Southern Railway, the originating freight loading for April was about 3.23 million ton (MT), exceeding the Railway …
  • AP Cabinet Ministers List 2022: AP CM likely to reshuffle cabinet, 19 Cabinet Ministers to be dropped April 7, 2022 4:05 pm AP Cabinet Reshuffle 2022: The new AP Cabinet Ministers are likely to be sworn in on April 9, only four among the incumbent AP Cabinet Ministers are likely to be retained.  AP Cabinet Ministers List 2022: The Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan …
  • 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 …
  • Rajamahendravaram set to be district headquarters after 163 years January 28, 2022 12:39 am Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: After 163 years, Rajamahendravaram is set to get the district headquarters status again. As part of reorganisation of districts, the State government has proposed to make Rajamahendravaram the headquarters of East …
  • 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: …
  • 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 …
  • Techies to try their luck in cockfight January 8, 2022 8:35 pm KAKINADA: Many professionals, including from the IT sector, who have been working from home for the past two years are now getting ready to participate in cockfight sport during the upcoming Sankranti festival. Having been confined to their homes, many …
  • CM Jagan seeks Rs 1,000 crore flood relief for Andhra Pradesh November 24, 2021 9:54 pm  VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jaganmohan Reddy has sent a communication to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah, seeking an emergency flood relief of `1,000 crore. The chief minister requested the Centre to send a …
  • A.P. Chief Minister writes to Amit Shah for ₹1000 cr flood relief November 24, 2021 11:07 am Chief Minister Y.S Jagan Mohan Reddy has urged Home Minister Amit Shah to immediately release an amount of ₹1,000 crore as an interim relief to provide relief to the affected families in the flood battered Rayalaseema region. Mr. Reddy also requested the …
  • YSRC sweeps civic polls in Andhra Pradesh November 18, 2021 4:40 am Vijayawada: In a fresh assertion of its supremacy in AP, the ruling YSR Congress bagged a majority of 261 municipal wards out of the 353 that were up for polling in the state. The Telugu Desam took 82 wards and the Jana Sena and independents five each. In …
  • Floods take toll on road connectivity in 2 Andhra districts September 11, 2021 2:32 am By Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: With the Godavari river crossing the first flood warning level at Bhadrachalam following copious inflows, a high alert has been sounded in the low-lying areas of both the Godavari districts. As the water level at …
  • SCR appraises PMO on Kovvur-Bhadrachalam railway line seeking financial share from A.P., Telangana September 4, 2021 12:20 pm SCR GM Gajanan Mallya hints at the possibility of construction railway stadium by RLDA in Rajamahendravaram The South Central Railway (SCR) authorities have briefed the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), seeking financial contribution from Andhra Pradesh and …
  • State seeks extension to hand over land to Centre for railway projects September 4, 2021 2:57 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Chief Secretary Aditya Nath Das has appealed to the Centre to give Andhra Pradesh another three months (until the end of December) for acquiring and handing over lands required for Vizianagaram-Titlagarh third railway …
  • AP seeks three months to hand over lands for railway projects September 3, 2021 10:57 pm VIJAYAWADA: State chief secretary Adityanath Das has sought three months from the union government to hand over required lands for various railway projects being implemented in Andhra Pradesh. He said the government has already initiated measures to …
  • East, West Godavari, Kurnool districts on alert as flood level rises at Polavaram July 24, 2021 4:41 am By Express News Service RAJAMHENDRAVARAM/VIJAYAWADA/GUNTUR/KURNOOL: The official machinery of East and West Godavari, Krishna and Kurnool districts is on high alert as the Water Resources Department has issued a flood warning following heavy …
  • Polavaram price escalation due to ‘revised scope’ April 28, 2021 5:44 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Amid criticism by opposition parties over the revision of Polavaram costs, the state water resources department, which termed the allegations baseless, clarified that changes in the price were largely due to revised …
  • 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 …
  • Naidu to tour 6 corporations in 5 days ahead of urban local body elections March 3, 2021 4:41 pm By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: After facing a humiliating defeat in the gram panchayat elections, the Opposition TDP has now decided to try everything possible to win the ensuing urban local body elections on March 10. To boost the morale of the party …
  • AP cabinet approves welfare scheme for EBC women February 24, 2021 11:08 pm Vijayawada: AP Cabinet headed by Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday gave its nod to a new welfare scheme – EBC Nestham – that will benefit poor women belonging to forward castes. Announcing this, information minister Perni Venkataramaih …
  • 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 …
  • Retired DSP turned psychologist offers free service for poor & needy February 7, 2021 6:46 am Express News Service RAJAMAHENDRAVARAM: Till a few decades ago, post-retirement life was connected to an easy chair, reading newspapers, going on a pilgrimage and visiting children and relatives. But, over the years, the trend is changing and people are …
  • Andhra woman stabs man to death, surrenders before police January 13, 2021 8:31 pm By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A 20-year-old woman stabbed a man to death on the outskirts of Dharmavaram village in Kovvur mandal of West Godavari district late Monday night.  According to Kovvur Rural CI M Suresh Babu, the deceased was identified as …
  • Arrangements in full swing for organising cockfights during Sankranti December 27, 2020 11:06 am With Sankranti, the biggest festival for farmers approaching fast, cockfight organisers are busy in making arrangements for the traditional game ‘cockfights’ (known as 'Kodi Pandelu' in local parlance). Flood lights, cockfight arenas, food stalls, …
  • Andhra Police seizes illicit liquor, one held October 27, 2020 5:59 am West Godavari: The Kovvur Special Enforcement Bureau Police on Monday arrested a lorry driver after carrying out raids at his residence and its owner, and seized liquor that was illegally transported from Kolkata to Andhra Pradesh. According to police, the …
  • Notice to pvt schools in Andhra over teachers’ salaries September 17, 2020 5:27 pm Amaravati, Sep 17 (IANS) As many as 20 private unaided schools in Andhra Pradesh’s West Godavari district, mostly belonging to Sri Chaitanya, have been served notice by the District Educational Officer (DEO) for not paying salaries to teachers and …
  • South Central Railway sent back 42,992 migrants during lockdown: Official August 29, 2020 4:50 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: South Central Railway Vijayawada Divisional Railway Manager P Srinivas said over 95 per cent of passengers, who booked their tickets in advance for train services canceled during lockdown, have got back their amount. The …
  • Polavaram works suspended as flood waters inundate cofferdam, spillway August 15, 2020 7:04 am With the flood waters inundating the cofferdam, the spillway, and the Polavaram site, works on the irrigation project were suspended on Friday. This apart, all the 2,300 workers engaged at the site were shifted to safer places. With heavy rain forecast in …
  • Karnataka is high on old Mysore region July 12, 2020 2:35 am By Sudeshna Dutta Mysore and Hassan emerge as brewery hubs for their logistical advantage, access to clean water and availability of land While microbreweries are all the rage in Bengaluru, the beer capital of India, breweries of your favourite bottled …
  • SCR ferries over 1 lakh migrant labourers May 18, 2020 3:12 am The South Central Railway (SCR) has announced on Sunday that it had operated 93 Shramik Special trains carrying about 1,18,229 migrant labour to their to their hometowns up north. These trains were operated only after concurrence was given by both States i …
  • Threatening To Commit Suicide, Andhra Man Accidentally Hangs Himself During Video Call With Wife May 6, 2020 6:57 am A man, who wanted to threaten his wife working in Kuwait by attempting suicide on a video call, accidentally hanged himself. The tragic incident occurred in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Monday, police said. G. Ganesh (35), a resident of …
  • Tension in Kovvur as police cane protesting migrant workers May 5, 2020 4:04 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Police resorted to lathi-charge on a group of migrant workers from Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand in Kovvur of West Godavari district to foil the attempt of the workers to proceed to their native places on foot. The …
  • Two killed in road mishaps during lockdown March 29, 2020 2:48 am By Express News Service KAKINADA/GUNTUR: Two persons were killed in two separate incidents due to the measures taken in view of the 21-day lockdown imposed in the State. In East Godavari, a 35-year-old biker died after crashing into ropes tied on the …
  • COVID-19 lockdown: Lab technician dies after ramming two-wheeler into barricade in Andhra March 28, 2020 9:29 am By Express News Service KAKINADA: The measures taken by the East Godavari district police as part of the ongoing lockdown resulted in the death of a 35-year-old lab technician who crashed his two-wheeler into the ropes that were tied on a bridge connecting …
  • Nama seeks completion of Bhadrachalam, Kovvur rly line March 18, 2020 3:17 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD: TRS floor leader in the Lok Sabha Nama Nageswara Rao has urged Railway Board chairman Vinod Kumar Yadav to complete the long pending Bhadrachalam-Kovvur railway line.  The TRS MP met Vinod Kumar in Delhi on Tuesday and …
  • Young innovators test high-tech ideas at boot camp October 24, 2019 4:04 am Fifty students from four schools in Andhra Pradesh converged at the Atal Incubation Centre at Sri Krishnadevaraya University for a week to convert their innovative ideas into implementable product design proposals. The boot camp concluded on the university …
  • Telangana: G Kishan attends South Central Railway review meeting September 27, 2019 6:38 am Hyderabad: South Central Railway officials have conducted a review meeting with MPs including Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, G Kishan Reddy in Hyderabad to discuss Telangana railway lines’ projects, its effective operations and the development …
  • Telangana, AP governments suspend Papikondalu tour after Godavari boat accident September 21, 2019 11:14 am After the boat accident in Godavari River at Kachluru in East Godavari district, the Telangana government temporarily suspended boat services to Papikondalu as a precautionary measure. Earlier, the Andhra Pradesh Government too had suspended the services …
  • Godavari in spate: first flood warning continues September 9, 2019 11:11 pm Barely three weeks after witnessing heavy floods that displaced over 40,000 people, river Godavari was in spate once again with continuous heavy inflow from upstream areas. During the early hours of Sunday, when the inflow and outflow of floodwater at …
  • British Deputy High Commissioner for Andhra Pradesh launches  ‘Barefoot Lawyers’ to provide legal aid to poor August 9, 2019 4:22 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The ‘Barefoot Lawyers’ project was launched by British Deputy High Commissioner for Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Andrew Fleming at the Indian Medical Association hall, here on Thursday. “Barefoot Lawyers is a project …
  • Bira 91 taps into ICC sponsorship deal to takes its ‘craft’ to the UK July 18, 2019 11:27 am Manchester/London: The recently concluded Cricket World Cup in England and Wales may not have had the fairytale ending for the Indian team as millions of fans would have expected. However, for indigenous craft beer brand Bira 91, the recent tournament …
  • South Central Railway requested to revive Singareni passenger train service June 2, 2019 5:22 am By Express News Service KHAMMAM: Just a few days ago, the South Central Railway had introduced a new push-pull train in place of the conventional Singareni fast passenger train, which used to run from the Bhadrachalam station road to Balarsha in …
  • Andhra Pradesh: 7-year-old boy dies of suffocation after getting locked inside car May 28, 2019 11:36 am Category: Andhra Pradesh Posted by Shameen Published: May 28, 2019, 3:00 pm IST Updated: May 28, 2019, 3:00 pm IST West Godavari: A seven-year-old boy died due to suffocation after getting locked inside a car in Dommeru village here, police said on Tuesday …
  • Boy, 7, Suffocates Inside Locked Car In Andhra Pradesh May 28, 2019 10:45 am After four hours of search, the boy was traced inside the car in an unconscious state. West Godavari: A seven-year-old boy died due to suffocation after getting locked inside a car in Andhra Pradesh, the police said on Tuesday. "The boy, Saibaba, had …
  • N Chandrababu Naidu fumes at TD leaders for skipping meets May 11, 2019 9:03 pm VIJAYAWADA: The Telugu Desam leadership is unable to figure out the voting trends in the April 11 Lok Sabha elections during its analyses at review meetings. TD president and AP Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu is fuming at TD leaders for either …
  • YScreens plans 75 miniplexes in Andhra, Telangana May 8, 2019 6:11 pm Vijayawada, May 8 (IANS) Vijayawada-based YScreens Entertainment (India) Limited plans to build 75 miniplexes in both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in three years. The company inaugurated its second miniplex, Y Screens Trade Development Center (YSTD) in …
  • Pesticide mixed in tank, watchman averts tragedy April 22, 2019 5:56 am By Express News Service ELURU:  A major tragedy was averted at Kumaradevam village in Kovvur mandal on Sunday with the timely action of a watchman of a water tank. Some unidentified miscreants mixed pesticide in the sump.  The village with a population of …
  • Caste factor to play key role in triangular contest in West Godavari district March 28, 2019 6:25 am Express News Service ELURU: Caste equations are likely to play an important role in deciding the fate of contesting candidates in West Godavari district as the ruling TDP, Opposition YSRC and new entrant Jana Sena are banking on the support of different …
  • Andhra Pradesh lets 22 'criminals' walk free March 26, 2019 7:43 pm Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh’s home ministry issued 22 government orders directing the Director General of Police to withdraw prosecution against 21 Telugu Desam ministers and legislators, including those charged with serious offences such as attempt to rape, …
  • Nara Lokesh gets Mangalagiri; KE Krishna Murthy, Paritala Sunitha make way for heirs March 15, 2019 7:34 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: TDP president and Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday night cleared the party’s candidates for 126 of 175 Assembly seats. He okayed the candidature of most of the sitting MLAs as there was not much …
  • TDP Candidates List 2019 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Andhra Pradesh: TDP workers protest over Tiruvuru assembly ticket March 14, 2019 2:29 pm Krishna[India], Mar 14 (ANI): Telugu Desam Party (TDP) party workers on Thursday staged a protest demanding assembly ticket to Swami Das in Tiruvuru assembly constituency.There are reports doing the rounds that TDP is giving the ticket to Excise Minister …
  • Andhra Pradesh High Court refuses stay on banning Chintamani play June 25, 2022 4:44 am VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Friday refused to issue a stay on the ban imposed by the state government on Chintamani Natakam. Narasapuram MP Raghurama Raju approached the court over the ban on Chintamani Natakam that is based on the 100- …
  • MP’s plea for probe at home: AP HC asks for CID response June 24, 2022 2:36 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Thursday asked the CID to explain the possibility of inquiring Narasapuram MP K Raghu Rama Krishnam Raju through online or at a neutral location in a case registered against him by it on …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Several injured as a travels bus collides with a... June 19, 2022 11:53 am In a tragic incident, a travels bus carrying 30 passengers from Narasapuram to Bangalore collided with a passing cement lorry at Peruru Banda on the Puthalapattu-Naidupet National Highway in Tirupati district. The driver of the bus, a cleaner and several …
  • Modi, Shah to attend BJP’s national meet in Hyderabad June 14, 2022 11:01 pm The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will hold its two-day national executive meeting in Hyderabad on July 2 and 3. “All the stalwarts of the BJP will be attending the two-day national executive meeting, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union home …
  • No room for groupism in YSR Congress during plenary: Rajya Sabha MP V Vijayasai Reddy June 2, 2022 12:08 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The YSR Congress plenary will be held at a place between Guntur and Vijayawada on July 8 and 9. YSR Congress general secretary and Rajya Sabha MP V Vijayasai Reddy said party president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has decided to …
  • Cyclone Asani: Relief team in Odisha; trees uprooted in Andhra Pradesh May 9, 2022 11:17 pm A team of 37 members of the Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) has arrived in Bhadrak city of the eastern state where heavy rainfall has started due to the effects of cyclone Asani, news agency ANI reported on Monday. The team leader of ODRAF, …
  • Cyclone Asani brings heavy rain to north coastal Andhra; authorities step up vigil May 9, 2022 11:14 pm Moderate to heavy rains lashed several parts of north coastal Andhra Pradesh on Monday, as the Indian Meteorological Department warned of the presence of severe cyclonic storm Asani located in the Bay of Bengal, about 450 km southeast of Visakhapatnam. The …
  • Mercury over northwest, central India to rise; heavy rains in these states due to cyclone Asani May 9, 2022 11:14 pm Severe cyclonic storm Asani packing winds up to 120kmph is likely to reach west central and adjoining northwest Bay of Bengal before weakening in the next 24 hours, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Monday. Although the cyclone is not …
  • ‘Can’t interfere in government's financial matters’  May 6, 2022 11:39 pm By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Friday found fault with Narasapuram MP Kanumuri Raghu Rama Krishna Raju challenging every decision of the State government in courts. A division bench comprising Chief Justice Prashant …
  • YSR Congress continues its victory march in Mandal Parishad polls May 5, 2022 9:26 pm Vijayawada: The ruling YSR Congress bagged five each posts of presidents and vice presidents while the Telugu Desam got two and Jana Sena one posts in indirect polls to elect six Presidents and 11 VPs to the Mandal Praja Parishads in AP on Thursday. The …
  • AP Govt To Launch Direct Benefit Transfer Scheme For Consumers To Get 'Cash In Lieu of Rice' April 23, 2022 7:13 am The YS Jagan Mohan Reddy administration in Andhra Pradesh has introduced a direct cash transfer scheme for customers who do not wish to purchase rice from fair price shops under the public distribution system. The system will be implemented on a pilot …
  • Andhra govt to introduce cash transfer scheme as alternate to PDS rice supply April 21, 2022 11:55 pm The YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government in Andhra Pradesh has come out with a direct cash transfer scheme for the consumers who do not want to take rice under the public distribution system from fair price shops. According to state civil supplies and consumer …
  • BJP demands CID probe into rice smuggling April 21, 2022 9:22 pm Ongole: BJP State president Somu Veerraju demanded the government to immediately lift the cases booked on his party workers for obstructing the vehicles allegedly smuggling PDS rice. He participated in a protest at the Collectorate along with Ongole …
  • 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 …
  • Pawan Kalyan slips and falls on car rooftop as fan tries to hug him [See Video] February 22, 2022 8:58 am By IANS February 22, 2022 13:27 IST Rashmika Mandanna and Vijay Deverakonda quite serious, ready to tie the knot? A video of Pawan Kalyan narrowly escaping slipping off his car as a fan tried to hug him during a public appearance in Narasapuram, has gone …
  • Watch: Pawan Kalyan falls on car roof in rally February 21, 2022 4:03 pm Published: Published Date - 05:16 PM, Mon - 21 February 22 Hyderabad: Actor Pawan Kalyan who was in Narsapuram for work related to his Jana Sena Party on Sunday, had a narrow escape when he almost slipped and fell off his car as a fan tried to hug him. In …
  • Pawan Kalyan lashes out at AP CM over contentious GO on fishermen February 21, 2022 3:20 pm Coast guards rescue drowning fisherman, his boat off Bhatkal coast | Watch Actor-turned-politician Pawan Kalyan, who participated in a public meeting on Sunday, at Narasapuram, has criticised Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on the …
  • Pawan Kalyan slips and falls as a fan tries to hug him, but recovers fast February 21, 2022 3:19 pm A video of Pawan Kalyan narrowly escaping slipping off his car as a fan tried to hug him during a public appearance in Narasapuram, has gone viral. The actor-politician was back on his feet soon after falling down. All of this happened on Sunday, as Pawan …
  • Pawan Kalyan falls as a fan tries to hug him during a roadshow. Watch video February 21, 2022 12:24 pm Tollywood superstar Pawan Kaylan escaped without injury as he fell while standing on the roof of his car during a political roadshow in Narasapuram. The video, which is now viral, showed Pawan’s car surrounded by scores of his fans, who were screaming on …
  • Pawan Kalyan lashes out at AP CM over contentious GO 217 related to fishermen February 21, 2022 7:10 am (MENAFN- IANS) Hyderabad, Feb 21 (IANS) Actor-turned-politician Pawan Kalyan, who participated in a public meeting on Sunday, at Narasapuram, has criticised Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on the controversial Government Order 217. …
  • Hyderabad: Papaya sized tumour removed by doctors at Kamineni February 9, 2022 7:53 am Hyderabad: Urologists at Kamineni Hospitals, LB Nagar on Wednesday said that they have successfully conducted a surgery on a 64-year-male patient, who had a tumour roughly the size of a large papaya in his right kidney. Following a complex surgery, the …
  • LS Speaker initiates disqualification proceedings against Sisir Adhikari, Krishna Raju January 29, 2022 10:24 am Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has referred petitions submitted by the Trinamool Congress and the YSR Congress under the anti-defection law against their respective leaders Sisir Adhikari and K Raghu Rama Krishna Raju to the Privileges Committee. Adhikari, 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 …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Loan fraud: MP named in CBI chargesheet  January 2, 2022 2:58 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Narasapuram MP K Raghu Rama Krishna Raju is among the 16 people named in the chargesheet filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) before the Special CBI Judge on Friday, for an alleged loss of Rs 947.71 crore …
  • Naidu's 'Mission Delhi' concludes October 27, 2021 8:53 am Vijayawada: The ‘Mission Delhi’ tour of former chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and other Telugu Desam leaders concluded on Tuesday after lodging a complaint against YSR Congress government with President Ram Nath Kovind. The TD team tried to get …
  • TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu meets President Kovind; demands President's Rule in AP October 25, 2021 3:27 pm New Delhi: TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday met President Ram Nath Kovind and demanded that President's Rule be imposed in Andhra Pradesh, as he said “state-sponsored” terror has reached "unimaginable heights" threatening democracy, …
  • YSRCP MPs submit memorandum to Sitharaman on Polavaram, special status to Andhra July 27, 2021 6:51 am By ANI NEW DELHI: A delegation of YSRCP MPs met Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the national capital on Monday and submitted a memorandum on the Polavaram project, special status for Andhra Pradesh and alleged hawala transactions between Narasapuram …
  • Officials put on high alert as Godavari in spate July 24, 2021 11:03 pm VIJAYAWADA: Following heavy rainfall in the catchment area, the Godavari river is in spate and the first flood warning is likely to be issued at Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage at Dowleswaram as the water level is expected to touch 11.75 ft with a discharge of …
  • East, West Godavari, Kurnool districts on alert as flood level rises at Polavaram July 24, 2021 4:41 am By Express News Service RAJAMHENDRAVARAM/VIJAYAWADA/GUNTUR/KURNOOL: The official machinery of East and West Godavari, Krishna and Kurnool districts is on high alert as the Water Resources Department has issued a flood warning following heavy …
  • 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 …
  • Telangana government to spend Rs 8000 crore on Zilla Parishad schools July 11, 2021 3:12 am By Express News Service KHAMMAM: Minister for Panchayati Raj Errabelli Dayakar Rao said on Saturday that the State government is planning to spend Rs 8,000 crore to develop Zilla Parishad (ZP) high schools on par with corporate schools by providing all …
  • Seeing bias in Lok Sabha Speaker’s position on rebel MP: YSRCP July 9, 2021 7:53 pm Senior YSRCP leader V. Vijayasai Reddy on Friday said that he is seeing “bias” in Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla with respect to the way he is dealing with the party’s demand for disqualification of rebel party MP Kanumuru Raghurama Krishna Raju. “According to …
  • YSRCP MPs meet Birla, renew call to disqualify rebel Narasapuram legislator July 8, 2021 3:49 pm Three Members of Parliament from the ruling Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) in Andhra Pradesh, V. Vijayasai Reddy, Mithun Reddy and Margani Bharat, met Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Thursday and renewed their call for disqualifying rebel MP …
  • YSRC urges  LS speaker to disqualify Raghu Rama Krishnam Raju June 12, 2021 3:19 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: YSRC chief whip in the Lok Sabha Margani Bharath has requested Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla to disqualify YSRC MP from Narasapuram K Raghu Rama Krishnam Raju for indulging in anti-party activities.  In the memorandum …
  • Hawala racket busted, two held  June 4, 2021 7:32 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Personnel of Commissioner’s Task Force (CTF) busted a hawala racket and arrested three persons at Tadigadapa 100 feet road near Penamaluru in the city suburbs on Thursday. Acting on specific information, the task force …
  • Jagan seeks dismissal of rebel MP’s plea June 2, 2021 5:19 am By Express News Service HYDERABAD:  Counsels for Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, on Tuesday, argued in the CBI Special Court that the CM did not violate the bail conditions and asked for the petition filed by Narasapuram MP K Raghurama …
  • Sedition case: Supreme Court grants bail to rebel YSRCP MP May 21, 2021 11:23 pm The Supreme Court Friday granted bail to Lok Sabha MP from Andhra Pradesh K Raghu Rama Krishna Raju in a sedition case, observing that the report of his medical examination indicated that he may possibly have been ill-treated in custody. The rebel YSR …
  • Supreme Court grants bail to Narasapuram MP May 21, 2021 6:46 pm The Supreme Court on Friday decided there is no need for the Jaganmohan Reddy-led YSR Congress government in Andhra Pradesh to keep its Narasapuram MP and party’s vocal critic, Raghu Ramakrishna Raju, now accused of sedition, in custody and granted him …
  • SC grants bail to rebel YSRCP MP Raghu Ramakrishna Raju in sedition case May 21, 2021 1:56 pm The Supreme Court Friday granted bail to rebel YSR Congress Party MP K Raghu Ramakrishna Raju in a sedition case lodged in Andhra Pradesh. Raju, who was arrested by the Andhra Pradesh Police on May 14 under sedition charges for alleged hate speeches …
  • Sedition case, arrest of Raghurama Raju not knee-jerk reaction: Andhra government tells Supreme Court May 20, 2021 6:57 am The registration of a sedition case and arrest of Narasapuram MP and YSRC party leader K. Raghurama Krishnam Raju was not a "knee-jerk reaction", the Andhra government told the Supreme Court on Wednesday. Mr. Raju has been consistently and …
  • Military hosp checks YSRC MP’s health May 19, 2021 2:29 am Hyderabad: A three-member medical board at the military hospital, Secunderabad examined Narasapuram MP K Raghu Ramakrishna Raju on Monday night and sent its findings in a sealed cover to the Telangana high court on Tuesday. The Supreme Court had asked the …
  • 31,662 fishermen in East, West Godavari districts get Rs.31.65 cr May 19, 2021 2:26 am KAKINADA: As many as 31,662 fishermen families got Rs 31.65 crore as compensation towards the losses they incur due to ban on fishing during the conservation period from April 15 to June 14. Each family was paid Rs 10,000 in East and West Godavari …
  • Supreme Court orders medical examination of rebel YSRCP MP at Army Hospital in Secunderabad May 18, 2021 12:45 am The Supreme Court on Monday directed that rebel YSRCP MP Kanumuri Raghurama Krishnam Raju, who was arrested last week by Andhra Pradesh CID on sedition charges and allegedly assaulted in custody, be medically examined at the Army Hospital in Secunderabad, …
  • Medical Board finds no injuries on rebel YSRC MP Raghu Rama Krishnam Raju May 17, 2021 4:39 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Medical Board constituted by the Andhra Pradesh High Court to examine the injuries on rebel YSRC MP K Raghu Rama Krishnam Raju of Narasapuram allegedly inflicted by CID, has concluded that there were no new injuries …
  • Arrested YSRCP MP moves Supreme Court for bail, alleges torture in CID custody May 16, 2021 11:11 pm Lok Sabha MP K Raghu Rama Krishna Raju, who was arrested by Andhra Pradesh Police on May 14 under sedition charges for alleged hate speeches, has approached the Supreme Court seeking bail and terming the case against him a result of “political vendetta”. …
  • YSR Congress MP approaches Supreme Court for bail in sedition case May 16, 2021 5:29 pm A YSR Congress MP has approached the Supreme Court seeking bail in a sedition case registered against him. Narasapuram MP Kanumuri Raghurama Krishnam Raju, represented by senior advocate Adinarayana Rao and advocate Tatini Basu, alleged that the …
  • HC sets up Division Bench to deal with MP’s matter May 16, 2021 6:10 am Within hours of the dismissal of the bail plea of Member of Parliament from Narasapuram K. Raghu Ramakrishna Raju, the Andhra Pradesh High Court set up a special Division Bench comprising Justices C. Praveen Kumar and K. Lalitha Kumari by treating a letter …
  • CID nabs rebel MP Raju for promoting contempt against Andhra Pradesh govt, hate speech May 15, 2021 6:20 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: AP CID arrested K Raghu Rama Krishnam Raju, rebel YSRC MP of Narasapuram, from his residence in Hyderabad on Friday. He was arrested for his alleged ‘hate speeches’ against certain communities and spreading ‘disaffection …
  • 31 centres across AP to care for kids if both parents hospitalised due to COVID-19 May 12, 2021 1:01 am KAKINADA: The women and child welfare department has identified 31 centres in the state for looking after the children whose parents are in quarantine centres. As the Covid-19 virus is fast spreading, many people are having to go to Covid Care Centres or …
  • Untimely rains with gales damage horticulture crops in 1,695 Ha in Andhra Pradesh April 16, 2021 3:52 am Vijayawada: Unseasonal rains, accompanied by gales, damaged several horticulture crops in nearly 1,696 hectares with an estimated loss of Rs 64.13 crore in parts of Andhra Pradesh. Based on preliminary reports, horticulture crops like banana, cashew nut, …
  • Rebel YSRCP MP to file fresh plea for cancelling Jagan’s bail April 8, 2021 7:33 pm Rebel YSRCP rebel MP Kanumuru Raghurama Krishna Raju is upping the ante against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy by approaching the courts to seek cancellation of his bail, alleging that his life is under threat. Raju said that he is …
  • Narasapuram MP booked for SBI fraud March 26, 2021 2:31 pm
  • Rogue WG cops arrested by district police for robbery March 21, 2021 12:49 pm KAKINADA: Two constables of Veeravaram Police Station in West Godavari district turned robbers by breaking the locker of their own PS and robbing Rs. 8.04 lakh cash five days ago. West Godavari superintendent of police Narayan Naick told media that due to …
  • 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 …
  • Three held for attack on two Dalit youths in West Godavari January 22, 2021 5:40 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The West Godavari police on Thursday arrested three persons for allegedly attacking two Dalit youths at Lakshmi Ganapavarigudem in Lingapalem mandal of the district. Disclosing the case details, SP K Narayana Naik said …
  • Vijayawada's Pandit Nehru Bus Station witnesses nominal rush ahead of Sankranti January 12, 2021 10:45 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  For the first time in the past few years, the Pandit Nehru Bus Station (PNBS) and railway station witnessed a nominal rush of passengers ahead of Sankranti festive season on  Monday.  The Krishna region of APSRTC has …
  • Rebel YSRCP MP Raju denies he’s severely ill, says doing fine December 14, 2020 11:14 am Categorically denying reports that he is severely ill, rebel YSRCP MP Kanumuru Raghu Rama Krishna Raju asserted that he is rather doing fine and flayed his political detractors for wishing that he does not enjoy good health. “I am in completely good health …
  • Free-for-all option in AP intermediate colleges ending soon November 26, 2020 5:50 am AMARAVATI: If Andhra Pradesh government has its way without any hurdles, educational institutions offering the two-year intermediate course will go through a paradigm shift after decades of free-for-all exploitation, abuse and commercial enterprise. …
  • New medical colleges in three years, promises CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy October 1, 2020 5:50 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Stressing on providing all the modern medical facilities at the new medical colleges coming up in the state, Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy said the hospitals should have a corporate look and asked officials not to …
  • Raghu Ramakrishna Raju, thorn in the flesh of Andhra CM September 22, 2020 12:02 pm Amaravati, Sep 22 (IANS) Kanumuru Raghu Ramakrishna Raju, YSRCP MP from Narasapuram, has emerged as a thorn in the flesh of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy of late. It has been close to a year now that Raju (58) has been attacking his …
  • Chiranjeevi’s brother Nagababu tests Covid positive September 16, 2020 3:59 pm Share00 Hyderabad, Sep 16 (IANS) Janasena Party leader and Telugu movie industry actor, Konidela Nagababu, has tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus. “Tested Covid positive. Will scuffle and strife through this and will be a plasma donor,” said …
  • Floods hit eight mandals in East Godavri district, several villages cut off August 17, 2020 2:01 am By Express News Service KAKINADA/VIJAYAWADA: As Godavari continued to be in spate, the East Godavari district administration issued  the second flood warning at Sir Arthur Cotton (SAC) Barrage in Dowleswaram on Sunday. With the forecast of Central …
  • Pregnant woman travels 10hrs, crosses stream to reach hosp July 26, 2020 12:10 am The pregnant woman crosses a stream with help from her family Hyderabad: A pregnant woman in Gundala mandal was forced to undertake a multi-modal travel for 10 hours over 100 km to reach a hospital, due to the absence of basic public amenities at her …
  • Raju meets President Ram Nath Kovind, seeks his intervention in capital bills July 22, 2020 5:56 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Rebel YSRC MP  K Raghurama Krishna Raju on Tuesday called on President Ram Nath Kovind and sought his intervention in the “unconstitutional and anti-people bills of the Andhra Pradesh government”. The Narasapuram MP also …
  • Rebel YSRC MP donates three months salary of Rs 3.96 lakh for Ram temple construction July 20, 2020 10:32 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Rebel YSRC MP K Raghurama Krishna Raju on Monday contributed three months of his salary for the construction of the Ram temple at Ayodhya. The foundation stone for the construction of the temple is likely to be laid by …
  • YSR Congress seeks disqualification of rebel Narasapuram MP K Raghu Rama Krishna Raju July 4, 2020 3:53 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A delegation of YSR Congress MPs, led by its parliamentary party leader V Vijayasai Reddy, submitted a disqualification petition against party's Narasapuram MP K Raghu Rama Krishna Raju before Lok Sabha Speaker Om …
  • Narasapuram MP seeks protection by Central forces, writes to LS Speaker June 22, 2020 5:17 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The turf war in the ruling YSRC in West Godavari district between Narasapuram MP K Raghurama Krishna Raju and party MLAs and ministers reached a flash point with the MP dashing off a letter to Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla …
  • Fearing threats from own party, YSRCP MP asks Speaker for security June 21, 2020 4:33 pm Amaravati, June 21 (IANS) Alleging threats to his life from leaders and cadres of his own party, YSRCP Member of Parliament K. Raghu Ramakrishna Raju has appealed to Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla to provide him with security. In a letter to the Speaker, the …
  • MP, YSRC MLAs throw resignation challenges  June 17, 2020 4:40 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A day after MP K Raghurama Krishna Raju raised a banner of revolt against the party leadership, a battery of YSRC leaders from Narasapuram parliamentary constituency launched a broadside against the MP and dared him to …
  • Virus: Villagers ignore dead woman in AP's Anantapur district May 2, 2020 5:01 pm The villagers suspected she had Covid-19 because she came from Kurnool which is a seriously affected area In an act of utter inhumanity, a 75-year-old woman died by the roadside when villagers of East Narasapuram village in Singanmala mandal, and in …
  • K Laxman criticised for sharing dais with Piyush Goyal February 19, 2020 2:52 am Hyderabad: The TRS and the Congress sharply criticised the presence of BJP state president Dr K. Laxman with Union railway minister Piyush Goyal at an official function in the city on Tuesday. Other BJP leaders were also seen on the dais. Dr Laxman not …
  • Hundreds of Monkeys Force 20 families to Pack up and Leave Their Village in India January 15, 2020 9:52 pm Hundreds of marauding monkeys sparked a mass exodus from an Indian village after they destroyed crops and looted homes. Around 20 families packed up and moved away after being plagued by more than 400 macaques who roam the village of Narasapuram. Farmers …
  • Monkeys Force Villagers To Abandon Their Abode January 15, 2020 2:24 pm Hundreds of marauding monkeys sparked a mass exodus from an Indian village after they destroyed crops and looted homes in a report by Daily Mail. Around 20 families packed up and moved away after being plagued by more than 400 macaques who roam the village …
  • Hundreds of rampaging MONKEYS forced to villagers to abandon their lives and flee their homes January 15, 2020 9:49 am Around 20 families packed up and moved away after being plagued by macaques Farmers also forced to move out after the monkeys destroyed their crops Villagers have now hired a team of monkey catchers to solve the problem  By James Mills for MailOnline …
  • Ban fails to stop cockfights in Andhra Pradesh January 15, 2020 5:54 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Police’s week-long efforts, such as destruction of cockfight arenas, detaining history-sheeters and filing cases against suspects, failed to put an end to the blood sport and the gambling associated with it on the first …
  • Villagers in Telanagana's Narasapuram return home as sarpanch’s initiative drives out 100 monkeys January 14, 2020 4:47 am By Express News Service KHAMMAM: Narasapuram village had recently witnessed an exodus as monkeys plagued the farmers by destroying their crops. However, the farmers are slowly returning to the village after the newly-elected sarpanch started an initiative …
  • Betting, cockfights part of Sankranti: YSRC MP December 25, 2019 5:42 am By Express News Service ELURU: YSRC MP  from Narasapuram Kanumuri Raghurama Krishnama Raju has said cockfights and betting are part of Sankranti festival and the long-standing tradition will continue unhindered in both Godavari districts. Speaking to media …
  • Power supply to Andhra's Narasapuram sub-registrar office cut, pending bills cited as reason December 12, 2019 3:25 am By Express News Service ELURU: Power supply to the Narasapuram sub-registrar’s office was cut-off on Wednesday for non-payment of tariff. According to official sources, the office has to pay Rs 68,000 power tariff. Although the payment was being …
  • Small towns, big films: The ideal combo of Indian cinema's changing setup November 16, 2019 11:59 pm Bunty and Babli couldn’t have got it more right. The Hindi film industry is on a small-town adventure. The box office is humming with community-arranged marriages, romances, elopements, laadli but rebellious daughters whose adoring fathers eventually come …
  • Bhimavaram: 2 held for stealing gold from elderly June 19, 2019 2:29 am Bhimavaram: Palakollu Rural police arrested Kudipudi Yogendra Babu and K. Durga Prasad of Vankatallacheruvu village in Achanta mandal of West Godavari on charges of stealing gold ornaments from elderly women. The two brothers are involved in 36 such …
  • Andhra Pradesh Lok Sabha Results 2019: Full list of winners May 26, 2019 3:14 am Image Source : PTI Y S Jaganmohan Reddy The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Thursday set to retain power for another five years after making a sweep of the Lok Sabha battle and mauling the opposition. So stunning …
  • YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to take oath with 15 ministers May 24, 2019 9:54 pm Hyderabad: YSRC president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy’s ministers are likely take oath along with him on May 30 when he swears in as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. Mr Reddy may induct about 15 ministers initially. Given the strength of the AP Assembly, the …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners May 23, 2019 7:06 pm State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • West Godavari becoming a hub of cricket betting? April 30, 2019 4:49 am By Express News Service ELURU: West Godavari district, which has earned dubious distinction for cockfights, is also fast becoming a hub of IPL cricket betting. Betting on IPL matches is going on unabated in several parts of the district. According to …
  • Pawan continues tirade against Jagan, Chandrababu Naidu April 10, 2019 3:48 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: On the final day of poll campaign in Andhra Pradesh, Pawan Kalyan continued his broadside against Jagan Mohan Reddy, K Chandrasekhar Rao and N Chandrababu Naidu, and urged people to ‘vote for change’.  Wrapping up his …
  • Pawan Kalyan hospitalised: Ram Charan meets Jana Sena chief and wishes him speedy recovery April 7, 2019 4:48 pm Ram Charan meets Pawan KalyanFacebook Jana Sena Party chief Pawan Kalyan was hospitalized on Friday, April 5, after he suffered from dehydration during the election campaign. His nephew Ram Charan met the actor at his residence and wished him a speedy …
  • Nagababu's wife confirms Allu Arjun, Varun Tej campaigning for Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena April 7, 2019 10:43 am Nagababu familyTwitter Actor Nagababu aka Nagendra Babu's wife Padmaja has confirmed the news that Allu Arjun, Varun Tej and Niharika Konidela will campaign for Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena Party in the 2019 general elections. Pawan Kalyan has been …
  • 90 crorepatis fight it out in Lok Sabha Elections April 4, 2019 3:09 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Does money matter in one becoming a public representative and making it big in politics, as it’s often said? The answer seems to be an emphatic ‘yes’ if the assets declared in the poll affidavits by the candidates slugging …
  • Why is Pawan Kalyan not bringing star campaigners for Jana Sena Party? April 3, 2019 2:41 am Jana Sena Party chief Pawan KalyanTwitter Power star Pawan Kalyan has not brought even a single star to campaign for Jana Sena Party (JSP) in the upcoming Assembly elections in Andhra Pradesh. It has become topic of debate in the state. The celebs from the …
  • Anxious vigil for the magic word March 30, 2019 1:06 pm More than 2,350 families of this panchayat on Krishna-Godavari districts border wait anxiously for an announcement from the loudspeakers of the village temple. The much-awaited announcement, which has become a regular ritual since January, is about the …
  • Sivaji Raja seeks revenge against Nagababu; to join hands with YS Jagan Mohan Reddy March 21, 2019 10:44 am Sivaji Raja with Nagababu familyTwitter Actor Sivaji Raja has decided to take revenge against megastar Chiranjeevi's brother Nagababu aka Nagendra Babu and is apparently seeking help from YSRCP leader YS Jagan Mohan Reddy. It is known that Sivaji Raja…
  • Elections take over Tollywood March 20, 2019 9:11 pm With the elections taking over, the Telugu film industry continues to remain dull this week as well. There are no noteworthy films releasing this week, and almost everybody from the industry is busy with the Andhra Pradesh elections. On Wednesday, actor …
  • Nagababu joins Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena, set to contest Lok Sabha elections from Narasapuram March 20, 2019 12:43 pm Nagababu joins Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena PartyTwitter Megastar Chiranjeevi's brother Nagababu aka Nagendra Babu has joined power star Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena Party (JSP) and will contest from Narasapuram constituency in Andhra Pradesh. Pawan …
  • Raghurama Krishnam Raju back in YSRCP March 3, 2019 12:33 pm [India], Mar 3 (ANI): Raghurama Krishnam Raju, an industrialist from Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district, joined the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) on Sunday in the presence of party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy here. Raju had started his political …
  • Amit Shah slams Congress, blames Jawaharlal Nehru for Pulwama blast February 21, 2019 9:59 pm Rajahmundry: BJP president Amit Shah accused the Congress of politicising the Pulwama terror strike in which 49 CRPF personnel were killed last week, and for accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of failing to respond promptly. In keeping with his penchant …
  • Telangana: Two years on, insurance still eludes Dummagudem farmers February 3, 2019 8:10 am By Express News Service KHAMMAM: It is two years since the officials collected all the details and the necessary documents in order to issue insurance bonds for farmers. But more than 5,000 farmers in Dummagudem mandal of Bhadradri Kothagudem district are …
  • PM Modi mocks Chandrababu Naidu’s pact with ‘dusht’ Congress January 3, 2019 4:31 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Hours after Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu alleged that the Centre failed in implementing the provisions of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014 and even dared the Prime Minister for a debate on development, …
  • Andhra Budget session: Assembly adjourned amid protests by TDP MLAs March 14, 2022 12:45 pm Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Assembly session was adjourned within minutes of its commencement on Monday following protests by Telugu Desam Party members over a series of deaths in connection with illicit liquor in Jangareddigudem of West Godavari district. …
  • Officials probing death of 16 persons in Jangareddygudem March 12, 2022 4:24 am KAKINADA: More than 16 persons have lost their lives in recent days allegedly due to consumption of illicit arrack in Jangareddygudem area of West Godavari district, reports said on Friday. Teams of the Revenue, Police, Excise, and Special Enforcement …
  • Hot Water Poured On 7-Year-Old Andhra Girl For Not Doing House Work: Cops February 6, 2022 1:23 am The police has registered an FIR against accused. (Representational) West Godavari (Andhra Pradesh): A seven-year-old girl from Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district sustained severe burn injuries after hot water was poured on her allegedly by her …
  • East, West Godavari, Kurnool districts on alert as flood level rises at Polavaram July 24, 2021 4:41 am By Express News Service RAJAMHENDRAVARAM/VIJAYAWADA/GUNTUR/KURNOOL: The official machinery of East and West Godavari, Krishna and Kurnool districts is on high alert as the Water Resources Department has issued a flood warning following heavy …
  • He supplies delicious meals to Covid-19 patients in home isolation May 1, 2021 4:26 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Are you in home quarantine, living alone and finding it difficult to meet your food requirements. Don’t worry, Satish Savitri Sarella and his team have been helping Covid-19 patients in home isolation recover from Covid-19 …
  • Tobacco Board chief urges farmers to opt for mechanisation November 5, 2019 4:55 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: To maintain productivity in the face of increasing farm labour shortage mechanised farming is a necessity, said Tobacco Board chairman Raghunadha Babu Yadlapati.  Speaking to TNIE, Raghunadha Babu, who took over as the …