Kiranmai Tutika

Andhra Pradesh records over 4,000 infant deaths in five months

While 4,356 deaths were reported between April and September in 2017, 4,126 infants died for the same corresponding period this year.

15 Nov 2018

Rythu bazaar organic stall shut due to lack of supplies

Officials cited various reasons like no supply of organic produce and lack of storage facilities at the market for the closure of the stall from Thursday itself

11 Nov 2018

Cultural clubs to bust students’ stress

Initially, the officials are planning to form the clubs in some schools and junior Intermediate colleges of all districts before implementing the same across the State.

10 Nov 2018

Vijayawada GGH doctors denied N95 masks? Hospital chief says allegation false

They accuse the hospital authorities of not providing them N95 masks, used for filtration of airborne particles.

05 Nov 2018

Overflowing drains pose problems to residents of Siddhartha Nagar

Drains in the area have been blocked and overflowing for a long time.

04 Nov 2018

Delay in selection may hamper IAS aspirants’ chances

According to sources, the coaching for the selected candidates this year will start only by mid-November whereas the UPSC prelims will be held in June.

28 Oct 2018

19 more gynaecology units in teaching hospitals in Andhra Pradesh

The Health department has released a Government Order sanctioning 19 more gynaecology units in teaching hospitals across the State. Each unit will have 30 beds.

21 Oct 2018

APPSC all set to release Group-I, Group-II exam syllabi this week

The Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) is all set to upload the new syllabus for Group I and Group II examinations on their official website by October 22. 

18 Oct 2018

Tagore Library in Vijayawada lacks digital platform

Tagore Memorial Library of Krishna district is aiming to increase its membership by digitisation of library module.

15 Oct 2018

Midday meal fails to check junior college dropout rate? 

The Intermediate Board is facing a tough challenge in controlling student dropout in government junior colleges in the State.

07 Oct 2018

LPG price rise hits midday meal makers

When Express visited SRR and CVR Government Junior College in the city, less than 50 per cent of the students were seen having a midday meal, while the rest brought lunch boxes from home.

05 Oct 2018

Private hospitals in Vijayawada fleece medically insured for viral fevers

Under Swastha Kutumbam Health Insurance project, which is run by Tata Trusts and Star Health Insurance, insurance claims for viral fevers in 2018 are in thousands.

01 Oct 2018

Elisa test facility dysfunctional at machilipatnam

Krishna district, which has a population of about 45 lakhs, has only two hospitals where ELISA test facility is available.

29 Sep 2018

Andhra Pradesh considering SC ruling on Aadhaar

In 2017, Central Board of Secondary Education had made Aadhaar mandatory for JEE (Main) or Advanced and NEET examinations.

28 Sep 2018

New diet contract finds no takers in Vijayawada government hospital

A tailor-made diet for patients is the new initiative being considered by the Government General Hospital, Vijayawada.

22 Sep 2018