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Falling water levels in Srisailam, Nagarjunasagar a cause for concern

The low levels of water in all the major reservoirs is giving sleepless nights to the farmer of the ayacut under the respective reservoirs. 

17 hours ago

Dipping water level worries farmers 

Major reservoirs in AP running out of water fast; Karnataka unlikely to release water, fear farmers

17 hours ago

AP constable wins seven medals in world meet

Constable Mothukuri Tulasi Chaitanya bagged seven medals including a gold in the World Police and Fire Games held in Los Angeles.

17 hours ago

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Dengue, malaria and rise in swine flu cases taking a toll in Andhra

Andhra Pradesh is being buffeted by two mosquito-borne fevers, dengue and malaria, besides a surge in swine flu.

19 Aug 2017

Vijayawada industrialist duped of Rs 5.25 crore

An industrialist, Inturi Sambaiah, 74, has complained to the Director-General of Police Sambasiva Rao that his partners had cheated him to the tune of Rs 5.25 crore.

19 Aug 2017

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Prostitution racket under the garb of real estate busted in Vijayawada, four held

According to city police, the kingpin Annapurna, who was using online dating websites to lure clients, rented the house for running a real estate office.

19 Aug 2017

TDP, YSRC take their fight to EC, accuse each other of breaching election code
 

Both the TDP and the YSRC on Friday lodged complaints against each other with the Election Commission. 

19 Aug 2017

Delay in SWD works irks collector

District Collector B Lakshmikantham has expressed dissatisfaction with L&T engineers over the slow pace of execution of the storm water drain project in the city. 

19 Aug 2017

Rain lashes city, brings temperatures down 

Monsoon rains lashed Vijayawada on Friday. Rural parts of Krishna district received up to 3 cm rainfall. The urban areas of Vijayawada received good rainfall since Thursday night. 

19 Aug 2017

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Director Chalapathi and actor Srujan, accused of molesting Telugu actress, arrested

The Penamaluru police on Friday arrested two accused in connection with the molestation case of a film actress. 

19 Aug 2017

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Shocker: Over 13, 000 power theft cases registered since January 2017 in Vijayawada

In Vijayawada, since January 2017, over 13,000 power theft cases have been registered at an estimated loss of Rs 5.9 crores till August 16.

19 Aug 2017

Sadhus from various parts of the country stage a protest in Vijayawada on Friday demanding rebuilding of  temples which were demolished during Krishna Pushkarams | R V K RAO
Demolished temples in Vijayawada: VHP to take issue to BJP president Amit Shah’s notice 

Members of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and Hindu Dharma Parirakshana Samithi (HDPS) staged a protest here on Friday urging the State government to construct five of the 46 temples that were demoli

19 Aug 2017

Krishna district collector B Lakshmi Kanthan inspecting an examination centre in Vijayawada on Thursday | Express
Out of 1,359 candidates, 902 appear for APPSC Mains from Krishna district

APPSC Group 1 Mains examination went on peacefully across the State on Thursday. A total of 3,900 candidates who qualified the prelims applied for the main examination.

18 Aug 2017

Drivers on their toes as Nivas warns action for dereliction of duty

Following the irregularities that came to light at Vijayawada Municipal Corporation’s vehicle depot, municipal commissioner J Nivas made a surprise visit on Thursday.

18 Aug 2017

Search operations on to nab murderer in Krishna District

Gannavaram Police is conducting search operations to nab one Basavaiah who brutally murdered a woman and her son during the Krishnastami celebrations held at Tempalli village in Gannavaram Mandal.

18 Aug 2017

Officials plan crackdown  on street food joints

 Food safety officials are bracing up to inspect street food centres in the city as complaints aginst food carts have been increasing day by day. 

18 Aug 2017

‘Railways cannot maintain hygiene without passengers’ cooperation’ 

With a view to sensitise passengers about maintaining cleanliness at railway stations, the Vijayawada division of South Central Railway (SCR) conducted a seminar on ‘Sanitation- Cleanliness

18 Aug 2017

Bhavani Island to turn into national tourist spot soon

Art villages, handicraft centres, botanical garden, bird sanctuary have been proposed

18 Aug 2017

Five-day work  at  Secretariat delays file flow from Hyderabad to Amaravati

Many staff working only 4 days a week as they still shuttle between Hyd & Amaravati.

18 Aug 2017

TDP fears violence in Nandyal

Party coordination panel suspects YSRC may create unrest to disrupt bypoll; likely to approach EC against ‘Jagan conspiracy’; CM advises activists to exercise restraint.

18 Aug 2017

APSRTC board to hold maiden meet 3 years after State bifurcation 

For the first time after the State bifurcation, a meeting of APSRTC Board under the leadership of corporation vice-chairman and managing director M Malakondaiah is likely to be held at the RTC House.

17 Aug 2017