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IMA-AP conference begins

“The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has been rendering valuable services to the people for the past several decades. Its activities are well appreciated…

20 Nov 2016

Demonetisation helps GMC mint money

Even as demonetisation has affected business establishments and other institutions, the urban local bodies have been earning huge revenue for the last…

20 Nov 2016

An Indian one rupee coin is seen in this picture illustration taken in Mumbai . REUTERS/Files
Woman dies after family fails to get medicines due to lack of change in Tirupati

Due to lack of change, medicines were delayed to a 55-year-old woman from Railway Kodur who suffered cardiac arrest.

19 Nov 2016

‘No cash’ board put up at a closed Lakshmi Vilas Bank ATM at MVP Double Road in Visakhapatnam on Friday | RVK Rao
Furore over delay in calibration of ATMs in Andhra Pradesh 

Only 40 ATMs recalibrated out of 1,104 in Visakhapatnam city limits leaving citizens cashless, causing a halt to many routine business transactions

19 Nov 2016

POS counters mooted in Srikakulam to combat currency crisis

Giving respite to the public from the currency crisis in the district, the banks here have proposed to set up Point Of Sale (POS) counters across the…

19 Nov 2016

HC summons V’wada DCP, constable

Annoyed with the attitude of the Vijayawada city police, a division bench of the Hyderabad High Court on Friday suo motu impleaded deputy police commissioner…

19 Nov 2016

People withdraw money from an SBI ATM, even as the ATMs of private banks remain closed at Labbipet; (right) Out of service board hangs to the door of an ICICI ATM in Vijayawada on Friday | P RAVINDRA
70% ATMs in Andhra Pradesh out of money, cashless transactions awareness drive on cards

East Godavari district authorities have decided to take up extensive campaign programs and start implementing cashless payments and plastic/online money…

19 Nov 2016

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State forex face demonetisation heat, seek hike in exchange limit

Mark 90 pc dip in transactions, urge govt to increase money exchange limit of I50,000; ATMs across region run out of cash; most private ATMs remain shut

19 Nov 2016

CM Chandrababu Naidu | File Photo
Andhra Pradesh CM seeks Rs 10,000 crore in small change from Centre

Naidu is to write letters to the PM, the Finance Minister asking for measures to tackle demonetisation in the State.

19 Nov 2016

KVP’s special bill is no money bill, rules Lok Sabha Speaker

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Majahan’s declaration that the private member’s bill - seeking special category status to AP -  moved by Congress…

19 Nov 2016

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B Tech girl student commits suicide in Kurnool over alleged ragging by her seniors

She committed suicide by consuming hair dye at her hostel room in Nandyal of Kurnool district.

18 Nov 2016

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Wife drags ailing husband to first floor after hospital denies stretcher

Sree Vani, 40, had taken her 45-year-old husband Srinivasa Chary to the hospital with symptoms of gastroenteritis.

18 Nov 2016

Bank customers have their fingers inked after exchanging money at the SBI main branch at One Town in Vijayawada on Thursday. (File | EPS)
Rs 1600 cr deposited post demonetisation in Krishna district

Cashless transactions amounting to almost Rs. 17 lakh were recorded at fair price shops in the district.

18 Nov 2016

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Asked Centre to review introduction of Rs 2000 notes: CM

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu again made it clear that there would not be any incentives to the industries if the state were accorded special category…

18 Nov 2016

CM Chandrababu Naidu. (File photo)
Naidu’s security beefed up after threats from Maoists

With the sanctioning of 290 additional posts, the CM's security cover will increase to 486 personnel. 

18 Nov 2016

Thousands of beneficiaries throng counters to get land documents after CM N Chandrababu Naidu inaugurated the land regularisation function at AU in Visakhapatnam on Thursday. (EPS | R V K Rao)
House pattas for encroached government land distributed free to 30,562 beneficiaries

Those occupied land in Vishakapatnam valued at around Rs. 5000 crore was regularised free of cost.

18 Nov 2016

House arrest of prominent Kapu leaders continues in East Godavari

House arrest of prominent Kapu leaders continues in the district to thwart Satyagraha Padayatra proposed by former minister Mudragada Padmanabham seeking…

18 Nov 2016

HC seeks info on undertrial women inmates from TS, AP

A division bench of the Hyderabad High Court on Thursday called for  comprehensive reports from the state legal services authority of Andhra Pradesh…

18 Nov 2016

Cash-for vote: Hearing posted to Nov 22

Arguments concluded on Thursday in the petition filed by AP chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu challenging the order of the ACB court directing the investigating…

18 Nov 2016

Former cricketers (from left) Ravi Sastry, Sunil Gavaskar, Sanjay Manjrekar, Nasir Hussain of England presented with mementoes from Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu after inaugurating the Test match
Naidu unveils pylon for maiden Test cricket match

The Chief Minister interacted with senior players of both Indian and England cricket teams including the legend Geoffrey Boycott

18 Nov 2016

A pangolin, commonly known as anteater that strayed into Gitam University campus in Visakhapatnam on Thursday | Express
Stranded pangolin rescued by GITAM student

An Indian male pangolin, a critically endangered species, that strayed into the Gitam University campus was rescued by a student and handed it over to…

18 Nov 2016