Explore historical sites and nature’s beauty in Guntur

Now in Bapatla district, the beach reports lakhs of visitors every year, especially during summer and Karthika masam.

28 Sep 2022

After neglect for years, Forest dept takes up drive to save mangroves in Bapatla

Increasing pollution, illegal encroachments and development projects have affected biodiversity of the region.

26 Sep 2022

Asia’s youngest data scientist going places

Pilli Siddharth Srivatsav, a 15-year-old boy is leaving everyone in awe with his achievements at a very young age.

25 Sep 2022

Meet 15-year-old data scientist from Tenali

Within no time, Siddharth completed training and became fluent in Python, Java, HTML, SQL, and others, an expert in exploratory data analysis.

25 Sep 2022

No salaries for 612-time scale staff for two years

During the Covid-19 pandemic, the sweepers worked as front-line workers, and that too without receiving salaries.

23 Sep 2022

Rs 137 crore for Mangalagiri-Tadepalli infra works

Construction of 102 CC roads, 94 CC drains, 67 BT roads, road widening and 4.5 MLD water tanks will be taken up

21 Sep 2022

Education dept officials identify 30K out-of-school children in Palnadu district

Palnadu district administration has identified as many as 30,000 school dropouts and out-of-school children.

20 Sep 2022

Ban on Chintamani Padya Natakam puts artistes in fight for livelihood

The ban has rendered the artistes, belonging to different troupes, jobless, and they are now practising other famous dramas.

19 Sep 2022

After chilli, pest infestation threat looms large on cotton

According to officials, the reason for the virus infestation is over-usage of nitrogen pesticides, and the overgrowth of weeds.

18 Sep 2022

Craze for one-gram gold jewellery on rise

Not just urban areas, even rural areas have witnessed a craze for one-gram gold jewellery, said Shyam Prasad.

14 Sep 2022

Call toll free no to report illegal activities in forests

Apart from this, people can also use the number when they are facing any trouble due to wild animals.

13 Sep 2022

Make children mentally strong to prevent suicides: Dr Uma Jyothi

The education department, doctors and NGOs should take necessary action to include such awareness sessions in students’ curricula to bring a real change, she added.  

10 Sep 2022

Andhra Pradesh: 75 ponds set to get a facelift in Bapatla district

Aiming to develop and rejuvenate 75 water bodies in each district in all States, as part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, this mission was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 24, 2022.

08 Sep 2022

Students residing in Chebrolu BC Welfare Hostel take Spandana route to solve problems

As many as 16 pre-matric students, who can’t afford private hostels, are residing in the hostel. According to them, they were not given proper food and the hostel is in a pathetic condition.

06 Sep 2022

Tenali women striving to give a new lease of life to dying art of Harikatha in AP

The introduction of women into the art form began in the 20th Century with renowned artist Tellakula Venkateswara Gupta, a native of Tenali in Guntur district.

04 Sep 2022