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Yet another two tourists from Andhra Pradesh feared drowned at sea

The youths after a drink were on a sea bath near the old Pier behind Seagulls restaurant when Muthu (22), an auto rickshaw driver and Altaf (23) a building construction worker were dragged away.

05 Dec 2017

Combing intensified after Maoists, Andhra Pradesh police exchange fire near Nalubari forest in Visakhapatnam

The incident happened three days after the People’s Liberation Guerilla Army (PLGA) Week began along the Andhra-Odisha border on December 2.

05 Dec 2017

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Poor performance in exam drives 19-year-old to commit suicide in Andhra Pradesh

P Haritha, who wrote her first-semester Chemistry papers on Monday committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan at her house.

05 Dec 2017

Polavaram project: Devineni to meet Gadkari today

Accusing YSRC chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy of obstructing the Polavaram project, he said that the YSRC MLAs were even yet to visit the project site.

05 Dec 2017

AP govt plans to denotify 30k acres of forest land

After acquiring more than 33,000 acres of fertile agricultural land in 29 capital region villages for the construction of capital Amaravati in 2015 through the land pooling scheme, the Stat

05 Dec 2017

Andhra Pradesh moots tribunals to deal with unethical medical practices, HC told

The Andhra Pradesh government informed the High Court on Monday that a proposal to set up exclusive tribunals/grievance redressing mechanism on health issues.

05 Dec 2017

‘Zee group ready to buy AgriGold assets but not companies’

 IN a significant development, Deloitte, the firm representing Subhash Chandra Foundation of Essel-Zee group, informed the Hyderabad High Court on Monday that it might not be read

05 Dec 2017

Andhra Pradesh government yet to fill 1,141 Special Education teachers’ posts

Two years on, the state government still depends on NGOs and the Central government’s Sarva Siksha Abhiyan for imparting special education to students.

05 Dec 2017

Sniffer dogs help task force unearth red wood

A sniffer dog squad helped the Red Sanders Anti-Smuggling Task Force (RSASTF) unearth logs of the precious wood in deep forest on Sunday night. 

05 Dec 2017

3 Maoists surrender before police in Kakinda

Militia members decided to return to the mainstream as rebel leaders did not keep their promises, says SP Vishal Gunni

05 Dec 2017

Delegates at the national conference on PDS in Vijayawada on Monday| Express
Technology-driven public distribution system  will bring in transparency: Andhra Pradesh Minister 

In 10 districts, the state government has tied up with Reliance and in other three districts, it tied up with the Future Group for the project.

05 Dec 2017

Four of a family end lives

In a tragic incident, a woman committed suicide along with her two children by jumping before a goods train at Narasaraopet in Guntur district on Monday. 

05 Dec 2017

Three-day Gurukul Patasala sports meet begins

The three-day Gurukul Patasala State-level sports meet began on a colourful note at Regional Centre for Excellence School at Tadikonda in Guntur district on Monday.

05 Dec 2017

Andhra Pradesh Health and Medical Education Kamineni Srinivas Rao's pat for drug control officials 

Across the State, there are over 25,000 licensed sellers and 195 drug manufacturing units under use. Soon, all these would be linked to the CDMS.

05 Dec 2017

Fear of losing job drives DCI employee to end life

An employee of the Dredging Corporation of India (DCI) committed suicide by jumping in front of a running train at Nellimarla in Vizianagaram district on Monday.

05 Dec 2017

May not take over AgriGold cos, says Subhash Chandra Foundation

 The Delloite company representing the Subhash Chandra Foundation of Essel-Zee group, which earlier evinced interested in taking over the scam-hit Agri Gold Company, on Monday informe

05 Dec 2017

Protests erupt at OU campus, 20 students taken into custody  

A day after MSc first-year student E Murali committed suicide at his hostel washroom at Osmania University,  tension prevailed on the varsity campus on Monday after students staged protests.

05 Dec 2017

Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission exams: Upper age limit increased to 42 years

In a good news to the Public Service Commission exams aspirants, the Andhra Pradesh government has decided to enhance the upper age limit from the existing 34 years to 42 years.

05 Dec 2017

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Three-year-old dies owing to lack of oxygen supply in private ambulance 

The ambulance driver fled from the spot after stopping the vehicle mid-way near a Public Health Centre.

04 Dec 2017

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Road to minister’s adopted village Dwarapudi a safe haven for tipplers

The real estate layout on the road connecting Dwarapudi with KL Puram becomes unsafe for women and girls, thanks to nuisance by boozers

04 Dec 2017

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Depression over Bay of Bengal may trigger heavy rain in Rayalaseema by tomorrow

The well-marked low pressure area over southeast Bay of Bengal, adjoining south Andaman Sea and equatorial Indian Ocean is likely to become a depression over southeast Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood

04 Dec 2017