S Guru Srikanth

PM Kisan, pension extension: Farmers want remunerative prices for their produce rather than sops

However, he opined that the scheme would benefit only landowners and not tenant farmers.

02 Jun 2019

Jagan Mohan Reddy’s 'complete shakedown of capital' announcement makes realtors adopt wait and watch policy

Though there have been no transactions of late and the offered price is Rs 15,000 per sq yard in place of the price that fluctuated between Rs 20,000 to Rs 24,000 a couple of months ago.

01 Jun 2019

Completion of Chintalapudi lift irrigation scheme is my priority, says Krishna Prasad

Newly-elected Mylavaram legislator promises to solve drinking water problem and get a dialysis centre

26 May 2019

Nine lost polls by narrow margin as  Jana Sena front, BJP play spoilsport

Nine candidates belonging to both the TDP and YSRC lost the elections by a narrow margin of less than 2,000 votes.  

25 May 2019

Pawan Kalyan's election flop: Is it a political swansong for ‘Power’less Star?

In Bhimavaram, he came second by snaring a vote share of 32.43 per cent, with YSRC candidate Grandhi Srinivas, against whom he went ballistic during the run-up to elections, securing 36.78 per cent.  

24 May 2019

YSRC turns the tide in Godavari, wins 27 assembly, all PARL seats

The YSRC bagged 13 Assembly constituencies as against its tally of just five in the 2014 elections. 

24 May 2019

YSRC wins 37 MLA seats in Krishna, Guntur, Prakasam

The notable losers in the district include Minister for Water Resources Devineni Umamaheswara Rao and  Minister for Youth and Sports Kollur Ravindra.

24 May 2019

Six districts in Andhra reel under drinking water crisis

Among the 13 districts in the State, groundwater level is the lowest in Chittoor at 28.17 metres below ground level (MBGL).

13 May 2019

Groundwater levels plummet in Andhra, rain deficit to blame

Horticulture farmers of Anantapur, Kadapa and Chittoor districts are now more worried about saving their  sweet lime orchards rather than quenching their parched throats.

09 May 2019

Soldout ‘Modi tomato’ talk of the town this election season in Andhra Pradesh

Janardhan Chowdary Jampala and Racharla Siva Kumar Reddy have made these tomatoes in the shape of a heart with ‘Modi’ embossed on one of its sides and India’s map on its other.

29 Apr 2019

Growing discontent: Is Jana Sena going Praja Rajyam way?

Post elections, discontent is simmering in the actor-turned-politician Pawan Kalyan’s Jana Sena.

21 Apr 2019

Sand scarcity slows down construction activity in Vijayawada

As against the normal price of Rs 3,000 per 6 cubic metres, sand now costs Rs 8,000 to Rs 10,000 for the same quantity and that too is difficult to get.

20 Apr 2019

Groundwater level across Andhra falls by 2.85 metres compared to last year

The situation in Chittoor is even worse as the district has recorded the lowest water level at 27.82 MBGL, as compared to 16.44 MBGL during the same period last year.

14 Apr 2019

Andhra assembly elections: Women voters to play decisive role this time

The role of women in deciding the next government in the State is vital as the women voters outnumber their male counterparts.

11 Apr 2019

Illegal sand mining rampant in district: Pollution Control Board

As per NGT directions, inspections were carried out at Surayapalem, Guntupalli and Ibrahimpatnam.

06 Apr 2019