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Lankan among two held for harassing tribal woman in Andhra Pradesh

The 28-year-old woman, who hails from Jharkhand and lives in Malkapuram area of Vizag, lodged a complaint with Visakhapatnam Rural SP Rahul Dev Sharma a few weeks ago.

20 Feb 2018

Hyderabad HC quashes Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam's seniority, promotion lists

When the TTD counsel submitted that there was no rule providing for consequential seniority, the judge quashed the entire seniority lists and also all promotions made by the TTD.

20 Feb 2018

Railway zone with HQ in Visakhapatnam is a win-win for all

Holistic development being closely intertwined with railways, progress cannot be achieved as Visakhapatnam is in another zone.

20 Feb 2018

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Telangana: Acting CJ recuses from hearing plea over Vakapalli gang-rape case

A division bench of the High Court, headed by acting chief justice Ramesh Ranganathan, on Monday recused themselves from hearing the appeals filed against an order of a single judge.

20 Feb 2018

Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi Palaniswami (File | PTI)
Five men found dead in the irrigation tank in Andhra Pradesh from Salem district :Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami

Palaniswami also announced that Rs three lakh would be given to each of the families of the deceased as 'special relief' from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund.

19 Feb 2018

Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu is the wealthiest chief minister with declared assets of Rs. 177 crore.
CM Chandrababu Naidu dismisses demand for no-trust motion against Modi government

The chief minister said his government would take the lead to secure the rights of Andhra Pradesh from the Centre.

19 Feb 2018

Two Andhra Pradesh government officials held for bribery

Two Andhra Pradesh government officials were arrested today in separate incidents for allegedly accepting bribes of varying amounts by the ACB.

19 Feb 2018

Andhra Pradesh's Eluru students fall easy victim to cannabis, liquor addiction

Addiction to drugs and liquor have claimed lives of at least six students of colleges in Eluru in the last six months.

19 Feb 2018

Guntur Municipal Corporation’s Rs 6.24 crore action plan to fight summer

To prevent water shortage during summer, Guntur Municipal Corporation (GMC) has prepared an action plan of Rs 6.24 crores and a proposal regarding the same was sent to the district collector.

19 Feb 2018

Andhra Pradesh government's intrusion in undisputed villages of Odisha

The Vizianagaram district administration has been providing basic amenities like potable water, ration card, free electricity to Odisha villagers

19 Feb 2018

A view of the Pogonda reservoir in Buttayagudem mandal, which is to be inaugurated by CM Chandrababu Naidu on Monday  | Express
Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu to inspect Polavaram project today

The construction of the reservoir has come as a blessing for tribals as a bridge constructed as part of the project gives access to several villages.

19 Feb 2018

Fire accident reduces three huts to ashes in Guntur district

Three huts gutted down in a fire mishap at Gogulapadu village of Rompicherla mandal in Guntur district on Sunday.

19 Feb 2018

Opposition’s baseless charges may hit investments in Andhra Pradesh: Finance minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu

With the third edition of the CII Partnership Summit a week away, such baseless allegations and protests by the Opposition for political mileage would sully the State’s image, said Ramakrishnudu.

19 Feb 2018

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Cybercrime lab in Visakhapatnam to be a reality by March-end

The long-pending proposals for setting up a cyber crime police station and a cyber forensic laboratory in Visakhapatnam appear to be a reality soon.

19 Feb 2018

30 per cent of pregnant women identified with high-risk symptoms in Srikakulam

Statistics have revealed that 30 per cent of the pregnant women in the district who underwent tests have been found with high-risk symptoms.

19 Feb 2018

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Visakhapatnam: After stillbirth, woman dies of ailments

A 26-year-old woman died of multiple ailments after delivery while undergoing treatment at the King George Hospital (KGH) in Visakhapatnam on Friday evening. 

19 Feb 2018

Thick smoke billowing out of the fishermen’s stores that went into flames near Vizag fishing harbour on Sunday | Express
20 shops near Vizag harbour gutted; cigarette butt suspected as cause of fire

A day after a fishing boat went into flames at the Vizag fishing harbour, around 20 stores were gutted after a fire broke out in Jalaripeta area on Sunday afternoon.

19 Feb 2018

Supreme Court Judge Justice Ranjan Gogoi prays at Tirumala

Supreme Court Judge Justice Ranjan Gogoi, along with his family members, offered prayers in the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara on Sunday morning. 

19 Feb 2018

Engineering student bungee jumps to death in Andhra Pradesh

A final year B Tech student died after taking part in a bungee jump at an expo organised at Rajeev Gandhi Memorial College of Engineering and Technology (RGMCET) in Nandyal late on Saturday night.

19 Feb 2018

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Sans ventilators, Kakinada hospital's ICU's turn death beds

The Government General Hospital here does not have enough ventilators. As a result, the life of patients is like a lamp in the storm.

19 Feb 2018

A body which was fished out of the Vontimitta Tank in  Kadapa on Sunday | express
Bodies of five suspected Tamil Nadu woodcutters found floating near Kadapa-Tirupati highway

Bodies of five men suspected to be woodcutters from Tamil Nadu engaged in red sanders smuggling were found floating in Vontimitta Tank along the busy Kadapa-Tirupati highway on Sunday evening.

19 Feb 2018