Thrips infestation threatens chilli produce in 12K hectares in Prathipadu, Chilakaluripet

Chilli growers in Guntur are facing a major bug problem, which is likely to cost many a loss of Rs 1 lakh per acre, horticulture officials said. 

16 Nov 2021

Andhra Pradesh Zilla Parishad school teacher strives to give a big push to ‘Bandhani’ art

A teacher of a Zilla Parishad High School, Venkataswarlu, is teaching the art to about 50 students, who are interested in learning the dye art, every year.

09 Nov 2021

Police adopt localities to make Guntur free of crime

Pilot project in Railway colony, focus on Satyanarayana Puram now

01 Nov 2021

Over 8,000 dropouts return to school in Andhra Pradesh

JC suggests taking up resurvey as 3,000 of 11,000 students remain out of classroom

27 Oct 2021

Global classroom to learn English with confidence

The English teacher decided to rope in his counterparts in the US schools, and approached the headmaster, Narayana, seeking help.

26 Oct 2021

Pending bills stall Jal Jeevan works in Guntur

In phase-1, 50 per cent works under Rs 5 lakh category have been completed; Project has to be executed by 2024

23 Oct 2021

Eco park to be set up at Sattema Thalli shrine

Officials submit proposals; after receiving nod, necessary action will be taken to complete works by March 2022 

22 Oct 2021

Uppalpadu Sanctuary records rise in footfall

Uppalapadu Bird Sanctuary in Pedakakani mandal of Guntur district has witnessed a rise in tourist footfall.

15 Oct 2021

Andhra's NG Ranga Agri University plans to make agriculture more profitable

As part of the initiative, ANGRAU has started providing training to Thumuluru farmers in cost-effective methods of cultivation, besides providing them quality seeds and other farm inputs. 

09 Oct 2021

GMC chalks out plans to resolve traffic menace

Traffic woes in the city have been on the rise in the city, as  it has been expanding at a rapid pace and due to the increase in population and the number of daily commuters.

01 Oct 2021