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Officials moot new dumpyard in Vijayawada

In its recent Nenu Saitam Krishnna Suddi Sevalo canal cleaning programme, the district administration was faced with the problem of a place to discard the waste collected.

13 May 2019

Kanaka Durga flyover stuck due to unavailability of sand for construction

Soma Enterprise, contractor of the already-delayed Kanaka Durga flyover, is said to be facing the problem of unavailability of sand required to complete the project. 

12 May 2019

Fund crunch hits Polavaram R&R

The severe financial crunch being faced by the State exchequer has hampered Rehabilitation and Resettlement (R&R) of the oustees of the Polavaram Irrigation Project.

05 May 2019

Volatile market, polls hit capital retail bond plan

The APCRDA, which has not been dependent on the State finance department for funds, would now go for bonds issuance only after the new government is formed.

02 May 2019

Centre seeks report on ‘irregularities’ in Polavaram rehabilitation and resettlement

YSRC Rajya Sabha MP V Vijaya Sai Reddy had complained to the vigilance wing of the Ministry of Water Resources on irregularities in the R&R.

01 May 2019

NGT to Andhra Pradesh Chief Secretary: Pollution Control Board responsible for green norm violations

Earlier, the NGT had imposed Rs 100 crore fine on the government for failing to curb illegal sand mining in Krishna river near the CM’s residence.

27 Apr 2019

Polavaram Project in Andhra Pradesh to get Rs 2,000 crore from Centre

While the state had sought Rs 10,000 crore to meet the project deadline, the interim funding will come in handy for the cash-strapped state.

27 Apr 2019

Andhra Pradesh pins hopes on Rs 15K crore lifeline from Centre; CS goes by rule book on reviews

The State government, which is staring at a massive financial crisis, is pinning hopes on central funds to tide over the situation.

25 Apr 2019

Andhra Pradesh government goes for overdrafts thrice in two weeks

Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu defended the move to go for overdrafts saying that the RBi guidlines are to be maintained in such cases.

24 Apr 2019

Durga flyover set to be delayed again

 The wait for the already-delayed Kanaka Durga flyover is set to get longer with the contracting agency requesting another extension of time (EoT) till August.

22 Apr 2019

Release of funds for Polavaram as per RCE may take more time 

The officials pointed out that regular and uninterrupted flow of funds is vital for the completion of the works on time.

15 Apr 2019

Lok Sabha elections: ‘Dull’ campaign may hit BJP’s prospects in Andhra Pradesh

On the last day of the campaign on Tuesday, the saffron party initially planned to have Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman canvassing for its MP and MLA candidates, but it has been cancelled.

09 Apr 2019

Andhra Lok Sabha polls is a battle of crorepatis, 90 of them in fray

It maybe recalled that Amara Raja Batteries, owned by Jayadev and family, has been the highest income tax payer in the last two years.

04 Apr 2019

Narendra Modi to address rally in Kurnool today, Yogi to visit Andhra on April 5  

The party had initially planned to schedule another meeting by the PM in Chittoor/Tirupati, but it could not materialise.

29 Mar 2019

From Chandrababu Naidu to Kesineni Srinivas, Andhra netas splurge on social media ads

The social media pages of Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu and his son Nara Lokesh spent over Rs 90,000 and Rs 40,000 in the last one-and-a-half-month to take forward their campaigns.

28 Mar 2019