Bandhavi Annam

Ukraine crisis: Most dreaded day for Indian students in Kharkiv

Roja, a third-year medical student of Kharkiv National Medical University, along with several other students and locals who have been taking refuge in a metro station.

28 Feb 2022

Young faculty’s innovation a boon for aqua farmers

Chain dragging boat developed by 32-year-old can complete soil mixing in 10 to 20 aqua ponds in a day with a single operator

27 Feb 2022

Life in a metro in war-torn Kharkiv

Though the local authorities told them that bread, cookies and drinking water would be provided, they did not receive any supplies.

27 Feb 2022

Hope springs for stranded students

"We are spending every second in fear as the officials have asked us to hide in bunkers if we hear a siren."

26 Feb 2022

Many students stuck in Ukraine, says Gunturian

The university management has issued a circular to resume classes from March 9.

24 Feb 2022

In a first in India, rare plant found in Andhra's Kondaveedu forest

An Ayush team with 35 experts, which visited the region a year ago, suggested that due to its rich habitat a medicinal plant park can be set up there.

16 Feb 2022

Marriage business gains stimulus after two years as Covid cases drop

The marriage business has gained pace after a hiatus of two years just as the wedding season began from the first week of February. 

14 Feb 2022

At 19, chess wizard, rising star athlete in Andhra inspire girls to follow their dreams

Two 19-year-old women, one a chess prodigy and the other a rising star in powerlifting, from Guntur district have become an inspiration to many young girls. 

14 Feb 2022

51 tinkering labs set up to inculcate practical learning in Andhra under Atal Innovation Mission

The state education department has set up a special team that educates the students and teachers and ensures  they utilize the labs efficiently. 

12 Feb 2022

Farmers in Andhra rake in moolah as mirchi price skyrockets

Price/quintal of ‘341’ variety, which is famous for making chilli powder, went up by  Rs 2,000

11 Feb 2022

Owing to ample rainfall, groundwater levels improve in Guntur district, Andhra 

Groundwater levels have risen in all four divisions of the district as it recorded higher than normal rainfall between June and December 2021. 

10 Feb 2022

Unnathi leads the way for unskilled labourers to become skilled workers

The Covid-19 pandemic has rendered many people jobless and pushed the poor into extreme poverty. 

06 Feb 2022

Sex rackets use 13-year-old for 6 months, 54 held

The girl’s trauma began after she got infected with Covid-19, and was admitted to the Government General Hospital, Guntur, on June 26, 2021.

04 Feb 2022

Guntur soldier’s valour wins Shaurya Chakra

While six army personnel were selected for Shaurya Chakra, five of them, including Jaswanth Reddy, were given the award posthumously.

27 Jan 2022

28-year-old on a mission to provide quality education to underprivileged

Annamayya developed a new teaching technique, ‘ABC-Action Before Concept’, through which teachers can make concepts interesting for students by including more practical examples using simple objects.

23 Jan 2022

Kondaveedu Fort  turns favourite  tourist spot 

2,500-3,500 people visited the tourist attraction every day between Jan 13 and 16

17 Jan 2022

Andhra Pradesh stands first in increasing forest cover

The increase in forest cover in the state can be attributed to better conservation, afforestation and agroforestry.

14 Jan 2022

Donkey meat business goes unabated in Guntur

Misconceptions and superstitions that consuming donkey meat and blood increases physical strength and works as an aphrodisiac have led to illegal slaughter and consumption.

08 Jan 2022

Health conscious people in Guntur hit fitness centres after months of confinement 

People have realised the importance of staying physically and psychologically fit to cope with the pandemic situation.

30 Dec 2021

Youngster from Andhra Pradesh's Guntur walks 7,000 kms to educate people on blood donation

Gandu Siva was also recognised by the India Book of Records in August this year for his commitment to educate the society to promote the importance of blood donation.

26 Dec 2021

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