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4 boats violating norms face music

The Water Resources authorities during a surprise check noticed that four boats from Polavaram to Papikondalu were carrying more tourists than the permissible limit at Singannapallii and suspended the

16 Nov 2017

Officials checking licences of boats at Purushothapatnam village in East Godavari district on Wednesday | Express
Boat services suspended in Krishna river for two days

District officials review safety measures; direct boat operators to provide life jackets to passengers.

16 Nov 2017

MPTCs taking bath outside the MPDO office at Mangalagiri in Guntur district  on Wednesday | Express
MPTCs demand transfer of MPDO

The MPTCs staged a protest demanding the transfer of MPDO on the MPDO office premises at Mangalagiri on Wednesday.

16 Nov 2017

High Court relief for ex-IAS officer SN Mohanty in Jagan case

In a relief to retired IAS officer SN Mohanty, the High Court on Wednesday quashed the charges framed against him by the CBI in the illegal investments case of YSR Congress president.

16 Nov 2017

CM N Chandrababu Naidu  meets Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation head (Asia) Purvi Mehta and Nick Austin (director) during AP AgriTech-Summit in Visakhapatnam on Wednesday | Express
Andhra Pradesh plans big to promote organic farming

Reiterating the government’s resolve of according a high priority to food security, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said that many initiatives had been undertaken to improve the organic farming.

16 Nov 2017

Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Limited sets record, pumps 100 tmcft water in 148 days

Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Limited (MEIL) has created another record by pumping 100 tmcft of water in just 148 days.

16 Nov 2017

At Rs 60 a kg, onions bring tears in Nellore

Price of onions seems to be skyrocketing over the past few days. The onion prices increased by over 50 percent in the past four days in the district.

16 Nov 2017

2 boys killed after being hit by auto

 Two boys were killed after being hit by a speeding auto rickhshaw at Ankalagudem village in Koyyalagudem mandal of West Godavari district on Tuesday. 

15 Nov 2017

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam
Slot for Sarva Darshan at Tirumala: Trial run from mid-December

The trial run of time slot system for Sarva Darshan will commence from the second week of December and counters to issue tokens will be ready by December 5.

15 Nov 2017

Young scientist award given

 Shabuddin Shaik, research scholar, department of Zoology, Acharya Nagarjuna University, has been conferred with young scientist award in the stream of biological sciences.

15 Nov 2017

Man killed by relatives

A man was murdered over property dispute at Mandepudi village in Guntur district on Tuesday.

15 Nov 2017

2,415 to attend national junior athletic meet

The 33rd Coromandel National Junior Athletic Championship-2017 would be held at the Acharya Nagarjuna University here from November 16 to 20 under the aegis of Andhra Pradesh.

15 Nov 2017

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Single ration card linked with bank accounts of 180 ryots in Prakasam

Anomalies like allocation of one’s Aadhaar number to another, one’s passbook number to another, prevented farmers to reap the benefits of debt redemption scheme.

15 Nov 2017

Chakravarthi appointed World Packaging Organisation ambassador

Chakravarthi AVPS, Hyderabad-based packaging professional, has been appointed as Ambassador of World Packaging Organisation (WPO).

15 Nov 2017

YS Jaganmohan Reddy reaches Kurnool

YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy’s Praja Sankalpa Yatra entered Kurnool on Tuesday marking the first 100 km at Gorigenur village in the district.

15 Nov 2017

Open source fisheries give a fillip to fingerling production

Tata Trusts helps cultivate the fish and each pond is producing huge quantities during rains.

15 Nov 2017

Suspecting wife's fidelity, man stabs three-year-old son to death

A 33-year-old man, who was suspecting the fidelity of his wife, stabbed his three-year-old son to death with a crowbar at Maredupudi village of Anakapalle mandal in Visakhapatnam on Tuesday. 

14 Nov 2017

The private bus that went up in flames at Kiltampalem in S Kota mandal of Vizianagaram district on Tuesday morning. | Express Photo Service
WATCH | Private bus goes up in flames in Andhra Pradesh's Vizianagaram, passengers safe

A private bus with 28 passengers on board went up in flames at Kiltampalem in S Kota Mandal of Vizianagaram district on Tuesday morning. All passengers are said to be safe. 

14 Nov 2017

Sesham Moda Kondala Rao's boat capsized at the Pavithra Sangamam at Ibrahimpatnam in river Krishna on Sunday, killing 21 passengers. (Express Photo Service | P Ravindra Babu)
Krishna river boat tragedy near Vijayawada: Main accused arrested

Sesham Moda Kondala Rao's boat capsized at the Pavithra Sangamam at Ibrahimpatnam in river Krishna on Sunday, killing 21 passengers. He is the second one to be arrested. 

14 Nov 2017

IndiGo | Reuters
IndiGo issues statement on wild boar hitting flight at Vishakhapatnam airport

IndiGo Airlines on Tuesday issued a statement and said that by adhering to the standard operating procedures a major tragedy was averted.

14 Nov 2017

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636 kgs of cannabis seized from Visakhapatnam

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) have seized 636 kg of cannabis from a truck in Anakapalle, a suburb of Visakhapatnam.

14 Nov 2017