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An old couple waiting for their turn at the Command Control Centre in Vijayawada on Thursday | Express
AgriGold scam: 17,000 depositors turn up for verification

Thousands of depositors of AgriGold made serpentine queues at the special counters set up by the police at Command Control Centre in the city on Thursday to register  and get t

13 Oct 2017

CM directs officials to distribute 21 lakh mosquito nets across State

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has instructed the officials of health department to distribute 21 lakh mosquito nets across the State in a span of 10 days.

13 Oct 2017

Delay in allocation of lands creates hurdles to new industries 

Investors are waiting to get lands from government to avoid legal complications in future

13 Oct 2017

160 AgriGold documents verified 

The urban and rural police started the verification and registration of AgriGold bonds by setting up 20 counters in the district on Thursday.

13 Oct 2017

WiththeSrisailamReservoir receiving heavy inflows,
No respite from rain in Rayalaseema

Heavy rain continues to lash Kurnool, Anantapur, Kadapa and Chittoor districts, disrupting normal life.

13 Oct 2017

Case registered against Kancha Ilaiah, AP police tell High Court

 The Andhra Pradesh police informed the High Court on Thursday that a case against Kancha Ilaiah was registered at the Kanigiri police station in Prakasam, based on a complaint lodged by Vattsala, a r

13 Oct 2017

Tracks under water, trains cancelled

 Some trains have been cancelled, some partially cancelled and some diverted in view of the submergence of railway tracks undeer rain water between…

13 Oct 2017

Storm in TDP after K Chandrasekhar Rao’s AP visit; Revanth Reddy opposed to tie-up with TRS

The storm created in Telangana TDP by chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao’s presence at the wedding of the son of Andhra Pradesh minister Paritala Sunitha in Anantapur district recently, appears to be

13 Oct 2017

1.4 kg gold, Rs 5 L stolen onboard train

Unidentified persons stole a bag containing `5 lakh, 126 tola gold and diamonds from a passenger onboard the Hyderabad-bound Godavari Express on Wednesday night. 

13 Oct 2017

Depressed engg final yr student hangs self

After updating her social media status, a 20-year-old girl pursuing final year B Tech in ECE ended her life late on Wednesday night.

13 Oct 2017

Vamsadhara row: Will move HC to to visit project villages, says Left 

70 Left party leaders, activists taken into preventive custody since Monday 

13 Oct 2017

Teen pops pills to kill himself in A’pur,  another hangs to death in Nuzvid

A 17-year-old ended his life by consuming sleeping pills in Anantapur on Wednesday even as a 16-year-old hanged himself in Nuzvid.

12 Oct 2017

Boosting self confidence among girls

Guntur Rural SP Ch Venkata Appala Naidu launched an awareness programme ‘Sabala’ to instil confidence among girl students and women in the city on Wednesday.

12 Oct 2017

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Licence must for cracker shops, say officials

The Police, Revenue and Fire department officials have said that anyone intending to set up cracker shops during the Diwali festival in the district must get relevant permissions.

12 Oct 2017

Stray dogs sterilised

Guntur Municipal Corporation Commissioner Ch Anuradha has said that Animal Care Land Society conducted sterilisation to 2,647 stray dogs in the city on Wednesday. 

12 Oct 2017

SP CM Trivikram Varma speaks to child labourers rescued on Wednesday | Express
Child labour rampant in Srikakulam 

On Monday night, the anti-human trafficking officials rescued 10 girl child labourers from two brokers at Srikakulam RTC Bus Complex.

12 Oct 2017

Engg students roped in for road safety audit

 The Police and Transport departments have roped in civil engineering students for the survey of road safety audit to identify reasons for accidents on Chennai-Kolkata highway (NH-16).

12 Oct 2017

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Minor critical after rape, accused held

A 5-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 22-year-old youth at Allur in Uyyalawada mandal on Tuesday, but the atrocity came to light on Wednesday.

12 Oct 2017

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Isolated thunderstorms, heavy rain to continue 

Even as the low-pressure area over Jharkhand and adjoining West Bengal has become less marked, the weathermen have said that a similar zone is likely to be formed over the east-central Bay of Bengal

12 Oct 2017

Thatched houses collapse in Itukalakota village in Polavaram manda
200 rendered homeless, 19 villages cut off

Crop in 600 acres of land at PLIS inundated; Water Minister Umamaheswara Rao to lift gates of Srisailam dam today 

12 Oct 2017

Contract marriage: High Court asks if new law is needed

The High Court has directed the central, AP and Telangana governments and the Wakf Boards to state their stance on the matter of fake and illegal marriages in the state.

12 Oct 2017