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Vizag zoo to launch e-PoS machines at ticket counters

With the increase in footfalls at the Indira Gandhi Zoological Park this picnic season, the authorities are planning to introduce e-PoS machines at the ticket counter to ward off the woes owing to cas

7 hours ago

Tri Venu to present Thrigalbandi today

Three flautists, individually and in combination of Carnatic, Hindustani and Western styles of music, are set to mesmerise the music lovers of Vijayawada.

8 hours ago

Direct flights sought from Vijayawada

The AP Chamber of Commerce and Industry Federation has written to the Chairman of Airport Authority of India (AAI) seeking direct flights to the Middle Eastern and South East Asian countries from Vija

8 hours ago

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Police nabs agents for attempting to exchange Rs. 2 crore 

Police nabbed black money hoarders and agents for attempting to exchange Rs 2 crore in four separate incidents.

11 hours ago

RITES official booked for duping jobless youths from TS, Andhra

A section officer of Rail India Technical and Economic Service (RITES) Limited, Gurgaon, who earlier worked as personal secretary to former minister late G Venkata Swamy and former minister T Subbaram

02 Dec 2016

Vijayawada Police Commissioner Gautam Sawang interacts with students during the AIDS awareness campaign conducted by Express on Thursday; Health & Family Welfare Commissioner I Samuel Anand Kumar flag
Strongest step to end AIDS: Let’s talk about it

The stigma attached to HIV positive patients has to be eliminated from the society and for that to happen, everyone must start talking openly about AIDS, suggested Vijayawada City Police Commissioner

02 Dec 2016

I-T Act tweak keeps CAs on their toes

For the past few days, chartered accountants are being flooded with calls from clients for detailed information on the provisions of the amended Income Tax Act and their implications, particularly cla

02 Dec 2016

People stand  in queues at Andhra Bank in Vijayawada on Thursday | P Ravindra Babu
Pay Day or D Day? Pockets remain light in Vijayawada

Salaries credited, but aam aadmi driven to wit’s end as banks fail to cough up over I6K per person a day

02 Dec 2016

A customer showing the new D500 notes near an SBI ATM on Jail Road in Vizag, on Thursday
New Rs 500 notes arrive in Visakhapatnam, but supply still inadequate

People found the notes only in those ATMS which have been recalibrated to dispense the new Rs 500 notes.

02 Dec 2016

Payday brings no smile to salaried employees

The payday brought no cheer to the salaried class on Thursday, as despite the salaries having credited to their accounts, the employees could not withdraw the desired amount either from banks or ATMs.

02 Dec 2016

Naval command keeps two ships on standby in Visakhapatnam for Cyclone Nada

With the cyclone Nada intensifying over south west Bay of Bengal and is poised to strike the Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts, the Eastern Naval Command (ENC) is ready to render necessary humanitarian

02 Dec 2016

Notes in drain create flutter in Visakhapatnam

Currency notes in Rs 500 denominations floating in a drain passing through the VUDA Mithilapuri Colony in the city created a flutter on Wednesday. But, the notes turned out to be fake ones.

01 Dec 2016

Visakhapatnam shopkeepers are giving coupons carrying the stamp of their shops and signature of the proprietor. (Photo | EPS)
Jugaad in Visakhapatnam as shopkeepers give coupons instead of change

With neither shopkeepers nor customers having cash, ‘informal’ coupons come in handy

01 Dec 2016

Rs one crore in Rs 500 denominations seized from SUV in Visakhapatnam

The PM Palem police seized around Rs 1 crore cash, all in demonetised Rs 500 denominations, from an SUV on the NH16 here on Tuesday late night and detained two persons on board.

01 Dec 2016

Computer Security Day fete at Siddhartha college

Students of PB Siddhartha college on Wednesday celebrated International Computer Security Day and held a discusion on hacking and the usage of online…

01 Dec 2016

Entertainment first, nation last for Vijayawada's youth?

Senior citizens welcome the directive on national anthem, while distributors prefer playing it after screening of the movie.

01 Dec 2016

Over 23,000 get healing touch of anti-retroviral therapy in Vijayawada

The Vijayawada city is significantly witnessing an increase in the number of registrations for HIV care programmes at Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) centres. Children aged below 14 years are also seen

01 Dec 2016

Row over Krishna waters in Hyderabad

Telangana and AP Engineer-in-chiefs get ready with ‘facts’ on water-sharing.

30 Nov 2016

Four Andhra Pradesh realtors, hotelier nabbed for possessing ephedrine

Ephedrine worth Rs 25.5 lakh was seized and four realtors from Andhra Pradesh and a restaurant owner from Hyderabad were arrested in a joint operation by the Mirchowk police and Task Force sleuths of

30 Nov 2016

It’s a surgical strike on common man: CPI

Criticising the Chief Ministers of two Telugu-speaking states for supporting Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of demonetisation of higher currency, CPI Central Committee secretary K Narayana

30 Nov 2016

Vadlapudi project awaits approval of ECoR Board

Following a feasibility study, the railways have shifted the Wagon Periodical Overhauling (POH) workshop to Vadlapudi from Kalahandi in Odisha.

30 Nov 2016