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Andhra Pradesh / The New Indian Express

New twist in Vizianagaram royal family controversy

From centuries it was tradition with the erstwhile Pusapati royal family to watch the Sirimanu procession from the Vizianagaram Fort.

29 Oct 2020 10:01 am
Decks cleared for expansion ofSileru hydroelectric power plant

The state government has given its nod for the expansion of Pollur (Lower Sileru) Hydroelectric Power Plant at Rs 510 crore.

29 Oct 2020 10:00 am
Block online gaming sites in AP, Jagan Mohan Reddy writes to Centre

In a letter to Union Minister for Communications Ravi Shankar Prasad, the Chief Minister said online gaming and betting was fast catching up as a severe social evil.

29 Oct 2020 9:56 am
Jagan Mohan Reddyasks officials to ensure MSP for all crops

The officials informed that 5812 crop purchase centres have been established across the State.

29 Oct 2020 9:43 am
No plan to privatise power utilities, says Balineni

The minister held a meeting with the employees of power utilities, who have been staging a protest against the management of power utilities, at the Secretariat on Wednesday.

29 Oct 2020 9:38 am
Dentist kidnap: Cops on 'Operation Muskaan' duty caught Hyderabad doctor'skidnappers fromAnantapur

The nabbed abductor was identified as Sanjay hailing from Udipi in Karnataka.

28 Oct 2020 12:08 pm
Vijayasai Reddy seeks NMC probe into Gitam hospital

The GIMSR was given permission to run the medical college by submitting fake documents, he alleged.

27 Oct 2020 9:31 am
Central team to visit Andhra Pradesh to assess flood damage in state

An inter-ministerial team of the Centre will soon be visiting Andhra Pradesh for the detailed assessment of damage to crops and property during the recent floods.

25 Oct 2020 10:39 am
Agriculture crops in 17,030 hectares damaged in recent rains in Andhra Pradesh

In all, 3,164 flood-hit victims in 16 mandals were shifted to the 45 rehabilitation centres set up across the district and Rs 500 was provided as immediate compensation for them.

25 Oct 2020 10:32 am
South Central Railway transports 1,323 tonnes of maize to Tamil Nadu

The BDU team and different departments of railways have persuaded the traders and merchants to transport their consignment by train.

25 Oct 2020 10:29 am
Aggregate Technical and Commercial losses decline to 13.36 per cent, says Andhra Energy secretary

The Energy Secretary Srikant Nagulapalli added that focus has been laid on giving qualitative power round-the-clock with zero interruptions and free nine-hour power to agriculture connections.

25 Oct 2020 10:17 am
Enhanced tariff will only affect violators: Transport Minister Perni Venkataramaiah

The minister said the department has focused on imposing fines on those driving their vehicles negligently, causing inconvenience to the other vehicle users.

25 Oct 2020 10:15 am
Andhra: Over 80,000 Covid samples tested in a day

Total recoveries in State increase to 7,62,419; number of active cases comes down to 31,721

24 Oct 2020 10:51 am
Andhra Police pay tribute to fallen soldiers of 'Military Madhavaram'

The police paid rich tributes at the #39;Martyrs Memorial #39; in the village. Later they went to the family members of the fallen soldiers and enquired about their well being.

24 Oct 2020 10:48 am
HRD Minister lauds education reforms of AP

State Education Minister Audimulapu Suresh briefed Pokhriyal about the special measures taken by the government to ensure the safety of students during the Covid-19 pandemic.

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
Why have official residence in both AP and TS, court asks SEC

Expressing dismay over the SEC rsquo;s official residence in Hyderabad, he asked the reason for it.

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
APPSC exam postponed after HC order

Some others filed a petition seeking a direction to the APPSC to prepare the merit list after removing the questions that had mistakes. They also sought postponement of the Mains exam till then.

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
As onion prices cross Rs 100, government promises to sell it at Rs 40 in rythu bazaars

NAFED has procured the vegetable from Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs) in Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka, among other places, and maintains a buffer stock to stabilise the market.

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
3.6K new cases, 3.7K recoveries in State

The Covid-19 count in Andhra Pradesh increased to 7,96,919 with 3,620 new cases reported in the 24 hours ending 9 am Thursday.

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
Light to moderate rains likely

However, light to moderate rains or thundershowers are likely to occur at a few places in the State for the next four days.

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
Charges, counters mark five years of Amaravati stone-laying

Farmers take out Maha Padayatra against trifurcation of capital; Botcha says govt is committed to develop 29 villages; Naidu accuses govt of vindictive politics

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
Reforms for free agri power for 30 years

He added that installation of meters for enabling direct benefit transfer (DBT), in line with the reforms mandated by the Union government,

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
APSSDC inks 3 MoUs for industry courses

As per the MoU, Dell Technologies partners with APSSDC for setting up a CoE in the IT sector at Vizag.

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
Kadapa EMC likely to get big infra boost

In fact, the State government held discussions with Apple Inc to convince it to set up shop in Kopparthi EMC.

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
Rs 10 cr for Rabi input subsidyto farmers

Crops cultivated in 7,757.4448 hectares have suffered more than 33 per cent damages as per State Disaster Response Fund norms.

23 Oct 2020 11:31 am
Festival rush: Telangana government yet to give nod for Andhra Pradesh RTC services

APSRTC MD MT Krishna Babu said the APSRTC has given a route map to operate 1.60 lakh km per day to their counterparts in Telangana for resumption of bus services between both the States.

23 Oct 2020 11:30 am
Andhra Pradesh achieves highest COVID-19 recovery rate of 95.13 per cent in country

3T strategy of lsquo;Tracing-Testing-Treating rsquo; helps State top the table, says Health Commissioner; AP continues to be on top in country with 1,37,599 tests per million

23 Oct 2020 11:25 am
Now, technology becomes a godsend for Andhra Pradesh's Venkatagiri saree traders

Meanwhile, those consumers having contact numbers of the owners of the showrooms visit Venkatagiri or book the sarees online.

22 Oct 2020 10:18 am
Vacancies in police to be filled by Jan-next: CM

Earlier, the Chief Minister paid homage to the martyrs at the police memorial and received the Guard of Honour.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
Funds given to SEC within 2 hours of plea, govt informs High Court

However, the government advocate reiterated that it won rsquo;t do to make allegations without evidence and reminded that the government is also a constitutional body.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
ED attaches properties of businessman NimmagaddaRamakrishna worth Rs 11 cr

The funds were diverted and not repaid, causing a loss of Rs 36.97 crore to the bank.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
Flood warning at Prakasam Barrage lifted as inflows fall

In Godavari basin, the inflow to Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage in Dowleswaram remained steady at 2.63 lakh cusecs at 6 pm.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
1.4 lakh families get YSR Bima insurance cover

15 days to settle insurance claim; govt to give Rs 10K immediate aid to victim rsquo;s kin

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
Take care or pay more fine for tariff violations

Think twice before driving a vehicle without having valid documents, talking over a mobile phone while driving or disobeying the orders of an officer who stops your vehicle for checking.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
Four hurt in Indrakeeladri landslide before CM visit

Major tragedy averted as movement of devotees was restricted

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
It all happened at Durga temple in just a few seconds

Injured persons are likely to be discharged from hospital in two or three days; temple EO promises to extend all necessary help to them

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
Plan to givea big boost to tourism sector

Responding to the issues cited by the industry bodies,APTDC Managing Director Pravin Kumar explained the strategy adopted by the department for revival.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
Only judiciary can curb crimes against women: Sthree Sakthi

They sought the support of the advocates for providing justice to the victims.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
State records 3,746 new cases; active cases at 32,376

On a positive note, the overall recoveries reached 7.54 lakh as another 4,739 patients were cured and discharged from hospitals.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
Court suspends order on seats in pvt colleges

The Central Andhra Junior College Managements Association had approached the court challenging the GO curtailing the number of students for a section from 88 to 40.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
Amaravati lands: HC dismissespetition to stay CID investigation

Justice Praveen Kumar observed that there is a need for an investigation into the allegations against the petitioner and dismissed the petition of Sudheer Babu.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
Industries Spandana on the anvil, launch likely in Nov

Visakhapatnam and Godavari districts should be giving priority for establishing toy manufacturing units.

22 Oct 2020 10:09 am
APCO online store will create international market: CM Jagan

Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday launched the APCO online store and Lepakshi web portal, which are aimed at providing better marketing facilities to weavers and artisans.

21 Oct 2020 9:59 am
COVID-19: Four Kurnool private schools closed after 27 students test positive

The news came to light after health officials conducted tests on 169 children in Srisailam mandal recently, whose resul ts came back on Monday.

21 Oct 2020 9:52 am
CM Jagan to present silk clothes to Goddess today

As part of the Dasara Navaratri festivities, Goddess Kanaka Durga was adorned as Sri Annapurna Devi on Tuesday.

21 Oct 2020 9:50 am
Focus on post-recovery complications: CM

Addresses district collectors, says YSR Aarogyasri scheme now covers post-coronavirus health problems

21 Oct 2020 9:50 am
Now, Covid detection kits to be produced at AMTZ

Its Viral Transport Media (VTM) kit for coronavirus sample collection and transportation is cost-effective.

21 Oct 2020 9:45 am
Clearances sought for Orvakal airport

Buggana will also meet Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari in the national capital.

21 Oct 2020 9:36 am
NTPC nod to 5K MW renewable plants

NREDCAP, the nodal agency for implementation of the export policy, has so far identified seven locations for establishing solar and wind power plants in Anantapur, Kadapa and Kurnool districts.

21 Oct 2020 9:36 am
Floods: Kin of deceased to get Rs 5 lakh each

14 of 19 get compensation; CM says for 1st time, input subsidy will be given to farmers in same cropping season

21 Oct 2020 9:36 am