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Onion market.
Retailers to blame for artificial onion shortage

Kurnool market yard has enough stocks, say officials; exports to West Bengal, Odisha continue as usual

13 Aug 2017

All Nandyal polling booths to have Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail machines

District collector S Satyanarayana has said that arrangements are in place in all the 255 polling booths and counting centres in Nandyal Assembly segment and Central forces are pressed into service.

13 Aug 2017

YSRC chief Jagan Mohan Reddy.
Jagan Reddy’s latest: Hang Chief Minister for ignoring promises

Jagan Mohan Reddy has cautioned the electorate of Nandyal of yet another attempt by Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu to take them for a ride with tall promises which “he never intends to fulfil”.

13 Aug 2017

Two trucks carrying cattle illegally seized in Kadapa

Two trucks transporting cows without licence were seized by the Mydukuru Police in Kadapa district late on Saturday and sent to the Tirupati SPCA Cattle Rescue Centre.

13 Aug 2017

ASI stumbles upon limestone idol of Kakatiyas’ family deity

The Archaeological Survey of India, Southern Region, has stumbled upon a distinctive limestone idol of Kakati Devi, the family Goddess of Kakatiya rulers.

13 Aug 2017

Chit runner attempts suicide after ‘bad debt’

A private chit organiser attempted suicide at her house at Chodidibba in the city on Saturday. According to the police, Maddi Sridevi is running chit business in the locality for quite sometime.

13 Aug 2017

DSP G Venkateswara Rao producing the arrested burglars before the media in Eluru on Saturday | Express
Three burglars held, gold recovered

The police arrested three burglars on the outskirts of the city on Saturday and recovered 23 sovereigns of gold ornaments from them.

13 Aug 2017

In this file photo, the Central Environmental Monitoring Committee inspects Polavaram project on 3 May, 2017 | Express
Undavalli seeks white paper on Polavaram project

Former Congress MP Undavalli Arun Kumar has said it seems Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is not keen to complete the Polavaram project well in time.

13 Aug 2017

Andhra Pradesh revenue deficit: Shocker after shocker from Centre to State

Contrary to AP’s argument that revenue deficit at the time of bifurcation was Rs 16,000 cr, Centre says it was Rs 4,117 cr only and it is final and non-negotiable.

13 Aug 2017

Three-day heavy rain predicted for coastal Andhra districts

With the upper air cyclonic circulation remaining active over the state, the weathermen on Saturday issued 3-day isolated heavy rain warning for coastal Andhra Pradesh from Monday.

13 Aug 2017

High Court expresses displeasure at Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, tells them to implement Tribunal orders

A division bench of the HC directed the chief secretary of AP to file an affidavit undertaking that he will review all the cases, where the orders have become final and not been implemented so far.

13 Aug 2017

Visakhapatnam man accused of blackmailing girl using morphed images

A case was registered against a man for allegedly blackmailing his classmate using morphed images of her after she turned down his marriage proposal.

12 Aug 2017

Highest number of schools:  Chittoor - 4857 Lowest number of schools: Vizianagaram - 2703
6.2 lakh fakes off midday meal rolls in Andhra Pradesh, Rs 105 crore saved

Aadhaar authentication process of AP students helps detect, remove fake profiles chewing into State and Central funds.

12 Aug 2017

Now, students from State can get 75% fee exemption at US university 

 The higher education department of the State signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Wright State University, Ohio, US, here on Friday. 

12 Aug 2017

TDP activists burning Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy in effigy protesting his comments against Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu in Vijayawada on Friday | P Ravindra Babu
Telugu Desam Ministers’ chorus: Mad Jagan needs treatment

Yanamala says YSRC chief is living in a delusion that if he abuses his rival, he will get more votes; he will not become CM even if he does tapas, says Srinivasulu.

12 Aug 2017

Garagaparru Dalits detained for three hours

Tension prevailed in the city on Friday when police intercepted a bus carrying Dalits of Garagaparru en route to the Collectorate here for a protest and took it to the Eluru Rural Police Station. 

12 Aug 2017

AP Police Headquarters ready for inauguration

New facility to ensure effective functioning of Police Department 

12 Aug 2017

Participants at the Green Cyclothon in Vijayawada on Friday | Express
Pedalling all the way for a green Andhra

Director general of police Sambasiva Rao flagged off a cycle rally, ‘Green Cyclo Than’ at Seethamma Vari Padalu on Friday.

12 Aug 2017

Energy efficiency meet in State soon

Following the best practices adopted by the Andhra Pradesh Government in energy efficiency, the Government of India is contemplating conducting a national level programme on energy efficiency.

12 Aug 2017

HC orders status quo on Kundu Penna works

 The Hyderabad High Court has ordered that status quo to be maintained regarding the works of Kundu Penna Link Canal (KPLC) project in Kadapa district.  

12 Aug 2017

Works moving at brisk pace at the SV University stadium’s Tarakarama sports pavilion in Tirupati on Friday | Express
Tirupati gearing up to host I-Day fete

 The district administration is gearing up to host Independence Day celebrations on a grand scale in Tirupati.

12 Aug 2017