Kiranmai Tutika

UDAN scheme to connect Vijayawada airport with Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities

During the last week of January, Airport Authority of India (AAI) opened bids for the proposed routes under UDAN 3.

04 Feb 2019

US visa fraud case: Fear, anxiety grip parents back in Andhra

A majority of parents are still unaware of the circumstances around their children in the US. In fact, the helplines are receiving queries regarding the students studying in other universities in the

03 Feb 2019

APSFL not to hike charges, will cut down free channels from 300 to 130

Though the TRAI has restricted free channels to 100, APSFL wants to provide 30 more paid channels at free of cost.

29 Jan 2019

APFSL to increase commission for cable operators on premium plans

To benefit customers with more data limit and premium services at a cost-effective price, the APFSL has brought one more package (Rs 299) and added it to the existing six packages.

28 Jan 2019

Andhra Pradesh PSC likely to postpone Prelims, Mains of Group-1 exams

The Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission is likely to postpone Group-I Prelims and Mains in view of growing demand from candidates for more time for preparation.

27 Jan 2019

Many still unaware of 181 helpline for women in Krishna district

The 181 helpline in Krishna district has seen more than a fourfold increase in number of callers in 2018 compared to 2017.

27 Jan 2019

Now, bots to collect waste at your doorstep!

Krishna district administration is keen on automating the garbage collection process from households.

26 Jan 2019

10 per cent quota move for economically weaker sections sends ripples in education sector across Andhra Pradesh

Managements of private colleges, both aided and unaided, too are opposing quota in private institutions.

23 Jan 2019

Andhra Pradesh State Fibernet Limited to offer Android TV by March

Along with 4K resolution, the TV will be equipped with a Bluetooth remote, voice-command recognition, virtual games and government apps.

12 Jan 2019

VMC-run night shelters lack basic amenities

The night shelters of Vijayawada lack basic amenities such as proper mattresses, bedsheets and pillows.

05 Jan 2019

10 mega events lined up in first quarter of 2019

The State tourism department is aiming to make 2019 a successful year as it has enhanced its revenue target and planning more international events.

01 Jan 2019

Telugu magazine for women on the cards 

The officials are planning to publish the magazine from the coming financial year.

30 Dec 2018

Scheme to track schoolkids’ health on cards

The main intention behind the move is to track growth, health disorders and provide required nutritional support to the children.

25 Dec 2018

Differently abled orphans find it difficult to get certificates, Aadhaar cards, pension

The administration is still going by the 2011 Census to arrive at the total number of differently abled and mentally challenged people in Krishna district.

24 Dec 2018

WD&CW panel to regulate working women’s hostels

In the city, over 200 hostels are being run by individuals who have trade licences from the VMC.

21 Dec 2018