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Four-year-old boy dies inside septic tank in Srikakulam

In a tragedy, a four-year-old boy died of asphyxiation after he fell down in a septic tank in the backyard of his house at Dunnuru in Mandasa mandal on Wednesday morning.

27 Apr 2017

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Warangal collector buys expensive Bahubali 2 tickets to reward hardworking officials

Amarpali Kata purchased tickets worth Rs 500 of much awaited Bahubali 2, to reward officials who had worked hard for beautification of the city.

27 Apr 2017

The logo for the Oorja-CISF AP Siddanathi Varahalu trophy being released by Tollywood actor Nani, in Visakhapatam on Tuesday | Express
U-19 Football Talent Hunt tournament from May 1

The tournament is being held prior to the FIFA World Cup U-17 to be held this year.​

26 Apr 2017

Srikakulam officials told to ready action plan for kharif

Officials must find ways to scale up the district GDP which can be possible by improving the productivity in agriculture and its allied sectors, Collector K Dhanunjaya Reddy said.

26 Apr 2017

Andhra fishing ban triggers migration from villages

300 fishermen from Srikakulam villages have gone to other cities looking for jobs so far, say fishermen

26 Apr 2017

Plan to make government schools give competition to private schools: HRD Minister

Government schools should give a tough competition to private and corporate schools by providing quality education to the students, Ganta Srinivas Rao, Human Resource Development Minister, said at the

26 Apr 2017

Burglar nabbed in Andhra, gold ornaments worth Rs 8.86 lakh recovered

A burglar was arrested at Tanuku on Tuesday and gold ornaments worth `8.86 lakh were recovered from him.

26 Apr 2017

Hyderabad High Court issues notices to TDP leaders

Asked them to respond by next hearing on June 13; Andhra counsel to submit details

26 Apr 2017

Seventh Andhra meet of POW from June 10

The 7th State convention of Progressive Organisation for Women (POW) will be held in Vijayawada from June 10 to 12, said  POW State secretary B Padma.

26 Apr 2017

Andhra Ministers get IGC chambers

Finally, the newly appointed ministers as well as those who got new portfolios, have been allotted chambers in the IGC in Velagapudi.

26 Apr 2017

Focus on economic growth of poor districts: Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has said that the government will focus on the development of those districts which are lagging behind in terms of per capita income.

26 Apr 2017

Three held in Yerpedu accident

Clearing the air that Yerpedu accident which claimed 15 lives was not engineered by sand mafia, Tirupati police registered a case of accident and arrested two drivers and owner of the lorry.

26 Apr 2017

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Hyderabad HC admits PIL seeking legal aid for Indian women abroad

A division bench of the Hyderabad High Court on Tuesday admitted a PIL case filed seeking legal aid to the Indian women facing matrimonial disputes in foreign countries.

26 Apr 2017

First oceanarium in Andhra Pradesh may come up near Rushikonda

Experts from Spain and Kerala visit site, authorities agree to allocate 10 acres.

25 Apr 2017

Andhra woman lodges complaint against four-time married husband

The woman police station registered a case against a person on his fourth wife’s complaint on Monday.  Interestingly, she had also married twice.

25 Apr 2017

Empty shell in roadside drain in Visakhapatnam scares citizens

One object in the shape of a missile metallic barrel found in a roadside drain at Adarsh Nagar of Arilova created panic among people on Monday. They got scared that it might explode at any time.   

25 Apr 2017

Initiate steps to curb heat wave deaths in Andhra Pradesh, officials told

Keeping in view the heat wave conditions, chief secretary Dinesh Kumar asked the district officials to take all precautionary measures to avoid sun stroke deaths.

25 Apr 2017

Panchayat Raj Minister N Lokesh (centre) and other ministers during Panchayat Raj and Rural Development Day celebrations at A Convention Centre in Vijayawada on Monday | Express
12,000 km CC roads will be laid in two years, says Andhra Rural Development Minister Lokesh

Lokesh stressed the role of sarpanches in village development and advised them to come up with innovative ideas to boost revenue from the available sources.

25 Apr 2017

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No takers for 40 percent bodies found on railway tracks in Andhra: Officials

On an average, GRP is recovering one dead body every three days in all the eight GRP sub-divisions in Andhra Pradesh.

25 Apr 2017

Andhra Pradesh new capital: HC orders status quo on Penumaka lands

The Court on Monday directed land acquisition authorities to maintain status quo with regard to the land acquisition in Penumaka village till issuance of final notification.

25 Apr 2017

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Enraged son of TDP MLA assaults toll plaza staff after he is asked for toll fee

Nimmala Ambarish, son of TDP Hindupur MP Nimmala Kristappa on Monday was caught on CCTV vandalising a booth at Bagepalli toll plaza.

24 Apr 2017