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Guntur channel set to get krishna water

Guntur Channel maintenance works have been completed. Krishna river water from Prakasam Barrage is likely to be released to Guntur Channel within two days for drinking purpose.

20 Jul 2017

One year old Navya undergoing treatment in Guntur Government Hospital  | Express
One-year-old suffers from rare syndrome called ‘Dancing Eye’

Guntur Government Hospital Neurology department head and professor Dr NV Sundarachary has detected another extremely rare syndrome called “Dancing eye” syndrome, also called Opsoclonus Myoclonus Syndr

20 Jul 2017

Diarrhoea patients undergoing treatment at the RIMS hospital in Srikakulam  on Wednesday | Express
Amid floods, diseases haunt Srikakulam 

Amid the heavy rain and flash flood, diarrhoea and other seasonal ailments are spreading fast in Srikakulam district.

20 Jul 2017

Students make do with frugal meals comprising rice, sambar and diluted  buttermilk | Express
It’s downsized menu in social welfare hostels

Most of the social welfare hostels in the district are in a pathetic condition as they lack basic facilities besides food is not being served as per the menu.

20 Jul 2017

Aiming high: Consultant selected for Tirupati smart city project 

Moving ahead on Tirupati’s ‘Smart City’ project, the authorities have announced AECOM-Deloitte as the Project Management Consultant (PMC) till June 2020.

20 Jul 2017

With increase in the inflows, officials lifted the crest gates of Gotta Barrage in Srikakulam on Wednesday | Express photo
Heavy rains continue to lash north coastal AP

Depression weakens but well-marked low pressure  zone will bring more rain, say weathermen.

20 Jul 2017

TDP MP J C Diwakar Reddy. | File Photo
TDP MP Diwakar Reddy doesn't apologise but his flying ban revoked

Budget passenger carrier IndiGo said it has decided to revoke the ban on flying TDP MP J.C. Diwakar Reddy on its flights.

19 Jul 2017

Water leaks in ministers' chambers in AP secretariat

The false ceiling broke at several places while rain water seeped into the stamps and registration section of the revenue department.

19 Jul 2017

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Smugglers use sofa sets to shift ganja from Vizag 

As the Police Department is strengthening its enforcement teams to curb the illegal ganja trade, the smugglers are trying to outwit them by resorting to ingenious methods.

19 Jul 2017

Action sought against TDP MLA

Released FIR copies to the media and said a case was booked in Sadar police station in Nagpur against the MLA and his associate Ramireddy Srinivasulu Reddy

19 Jul 2017

NDA's vice-presidential nominee Venkaiah Naidu on his way to attend nomination filing procession at Parliament in New Delhi on Tuesday. (PTI)
Radical changes ahead, BJP to go on offensive to rise to power in AP,  TS

Decision to elevate Venkaiah Naidu is seen as a strategy to hit two birds with one stone
 

19 Jul 2017

ACB officials showing the gold ornaments found in the bank locker of social welfare hostel warden R Annapoornaiah in Eluru on Tuesday | Express
Gold, silver worth Rs 10 Lakh found in warden’s locker

The ACB conducted simultaneous raids on the properties of Annapoornaiah and his relatives in Eluru, Tanuku, Mogalthur, Satrampadu, Vijayawada and Hyderabad.

19 Jul 2017

The cotton crop which got inundated in Old Amaravati of Guntur district on Tuesday. | Express
Rising Kondaveeti Vagu causes concern

Kondaveeti Vagu, called the ‘Stream of Sorrow’, has started overflowing on Guntur - Amaravati road on Tuesday evening following heavy rain in the capital region.

19 Jul 2017

Flood water in vamsadhara, nagavali recedes, but officials put on alert 

People told to stay away from rivers, canals and big tanks for the next few days

19 Jul 2017

Coast Guard officials dousing fire aboard fishing boat near Mypadu beach in Nellore district on Tuesday
Nine rescued from burning boat

In a swift operation, the Indian Coast Guard rescued nine fishermen from fishing boat Pachivalliamman from a major fire, near Mypadu Beach in Nellore district on Monday night.

19 Jul 2017

HC stays proceedings on land acquisition for metro station

: The Hyderabad High Court on Tuesday stayed all further proceedings regarding the acquisition of 60 acres of land on the city outskirts of Vijayawada for metro station and depot to be used by Amarava

19 Jul 2017

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Seven held for possessing old currency notes worth Rs 1 crore

Vijayawada police arrested seven persons in possession of banned currency notes of  Rs 1,000 denomination to the tune of Rs 1 crore

19 Jul 2017

A farmer near his inundated paddy field in Srikakulam on Tuesday | Express
Flood water in Vamsadhara, Nagavali recedes; 800 acres of paddy fields hit

People told to stay away from rivers, canals and big tanks for the next few days.

19 Jul 2017

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams darshan to be standardised

The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams is considering the standardisation of darshan to do away with separate queues and different systems, aiming to cut short the waiting time.

19 Jul 2017

AP employees outside the interim government complex at Velagapudi in Amaravati.| P Ravindra Babu
Rain water leaks into Andhra Pradesh Interim Government Complex building again

On June 6, rain water had leaked into the chamber of the Leader of Opposition and YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy.

18 Jul 2017

The outflows from the Thotapalli Barrage on Nagavali river in Srikakulam district has decreased to 8,000 cusecs on Tuesday afternoon, when compared to the 1 lakh cusecs on Monday night. | Express Photo Service
Flood water in Vamsadhara, Nagavali rivers recede at Andhra Pradesh 

Project superintendent engineer Tirumula Rao said, the outflows from the Thotapalli Barrage on Nagavali river which was around 1 lakh cusecs on Monday, came down to 8,000 cusecs on Tuesday afternoon.

18 Jul 2017