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Police and scribes take photos of the bodies of slain Maoists wrapped in sheets at Malkangiri in Odisha on Monday | Express photo
Three more Maoists found dead in Malkangiri on Andhra-Odisha border

However the police officials are yet to confirm whether there was an exchange of fire this morning.

3 hours ago

Chandranna Dalita Bata to be launched in West Godavari

Collector K Bhaskar said on Monday that Social Welfare Minister Ravela Kishore Babu will inaugurate the programme.

10 hours ago

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Gajarla family's tryst with Naxal movement ends  

The Gajarla family tryst with the Naxal movement ended with the death of Gajarla Ravi alias Ganesh.

10 hours ago

Deadlock continues over assets sharing of 142 Andhra institutions

The Telangana government is of the opinion that the fixed assets of the institutions listed in X Scheduled could not be divided.

10 hours ago

Not a surgical strike, Maoists ambushed based on tip-off: DGP Samabasiva Rao

Andhra Pradesh director general of police N Sambasiva Rao denied that it was a pre-planned 'surgical strike'.

18 hours ago

Forces killed of 24 Naxalites, including some top Maoist leaders.
Police confirm a second round of fire between reds and forces

According to police officials here, there had been more than 50 Maoists attending a plenary session of the CPI.

19 hours ago

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Maoists losing battle with State? In latest encounter, 24 killed by AP-Odisha joint forces

The place where the encounter happened is said to be 15 km inside Orissa from the AP border in the Visakhapatnam agency area.

24 Oct 2016

Another Telangana-Andhra row, but this time over buildings

The two Telugu states have already locked horns on sharing river waters and distributing assets of various institutions located here.

24 Oct 2016

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Major operation against ultras, 24 Maoists gunned down by AP, Odisha police

DIG Visakha Range Ch Srikanth, Visakhapatnam SP Rahul Dev Sharma and few others are on the way to the spot. More details are awaited.

24 Oct 2016

Indian currency of different denominations. |File Photo: Reuters
Vijayawada becoming transit point for pumping counterfeit currency trade

City police took a couple into custody at Jawaharlal Nehru Bus Stand in Vijayawada on Saturday night and unearthed fake currency.

24 Oct 2016

Andhra, Telangana players shine at National ranking TT Championship

The National Ranking Table Tennis Championship 2016 which was being held in the port city, after 19 years.

24 Oct 2016

GCC) vice-chairman and MD ASPS Ravi Prakash. | Express Photo Service
Middlemen still a menace for Araku coffee growers: GCC chief

GCC vice-chairman and MD ASPS Ravi Prakash have played a crucial role in promoting the GCC products in the last two years.

24 Oct 2016

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Rise in suspected dengue cases among infants in Vizag

More than 200 infants with dengue-like symptoms registered in the last 50 days, says KGH Paediatrics HoD.

24 Oct 2016

Couple arrested for possession of Rs. 5 lakh counterfeit notes

According to police, the couple was facing financial problems and was attracted to the suggestion from their acquaintance Dubai Babu.

24 Oct 2016

Illegal firecracker units continue to flourish in West Godavari

Several unauthorised cracker manufacturing units have sprung up in West Godavari throwing caution and safety guidelines to the wind.

24 Oct 2016

Aayush paramedics beg in protest, demand payment of delayed salaries

A majority of the staff have been facing untold hardship due to the inordinate delay in payment of salaries.

24 Oct 2016

High tension electrical wires pass over Diwali stalls at Punnami ghat in Vijayawada on Sunday | Express
VMC shocker: Firecracker stalls coming up under high tension wires

103 stalls with about 200 varieties of firecrackers being set up in risky conditions at Punnami Ghat.

24 Oct 2016

Actor Sumanth joins Pink Ribbon Walk to spread awareness on breast cancer at MG road in Vijayawada on Sunday | EPS
Pink ribbon walk in Vijaywada for awareness on breast cancer

Every year, 1.5 lakh new breast cancer cases are detected and around 70,000 women die of it in India.

24 Oct 2016

Rent Control Act amendment likely in next Andhra Pradesh budget session

Taxpayers’ Association general secretary MV Anjaneyulu said the Rent Control Act is favourable to landlords.

23 Oct 2016

CRDA commissioner bats for quick distribution of land certificates

CRDA Commissioner Ch Sreedhar has directed officials to expedite the process of issuing LPOCs to farmers in the capital villages.

23 Oct 2016

70,000 water connections for crisis-hit Guntur in two months

At present, there are 1,11,239 tap connections in the city. The civic body hopes to take the number to 1.6 lakh.  

23 Oct 2016