D Surendra Kumar

At crisis time, school friends in Nellore get together to help needy

The alumni of a government primary school at Mamidipudi village in Muthukur mandal of Nellore district teamed up for serving the needy.

28 Feb 2021

Fund allocation after MCT polls gives Tirupati denizens a reason to cheer

Meanwhile, the ruling YSRC, TDP and Jana Sena-BJP combine are leaving no stone unturned to corner maximum number of seats in the ensuing civic polls. 

20 Feb 2021

Nellore mango farmers expect bumper produce

It may be noted that five to six tonnes per hectare came to fruition due to unfavourable weather conditions under the influence of cyclones Nivar and Burevi, and poor flowering last year. 

12 Feb 2021

Private ambulance charges soar in Nellore

Vexed people are suggesting the authorities to fix rates depending on the distance just like prepaid cabs and deposit the money into the bank accounts.

11 Feb 2021

Get coupons in exchange of used plastic bottles

For denizens of Nellore, the municipal corporation has come up with an offer.

09 Feb 2021

Bird flu scare pushes up demand for fish, prawns in Andhra

The prices of Roopchand, Rohu and other varieties of fish have gone up from Rs 120 to Rs 200 a kg with the rise in demand for aqua products. 

18 Jan 2021

Nellore 'padman' breaking taboos around menstrual hygiene

He distributed sanitary pads starting from his school and extended the programme to three districts that include Nellore, Chittoor and Prakasam districts.

17 Jan 2021

Nellore businessman scripts success story in aquaculture, helps ryots

Atmakur Veera Raghavachary, a successful businessman in Nellore believes success is a result of overcoming a personal restlessness or motivation.

10 Jan 2021

Realty prices go up in temple town of Tirupati

The number of registrations saw a spurt in the last six months in Tirupati Balaji registration district, compared to other registration districts in Chittoor region.

06 Jan 2021

Good demand: Casuarina brings fortune for farmers

Farmers of Nellore district are augmenting their income by raising casuarina trees. The demand for casuarina logs has increased in the open market.

03 Jan 2021

Lecturers work overtime for getting students to join government junior college in Nellore

 Even though it is not an official task for them, lecturers of a government junior college in Kovur of Nellore district are putting all their efforts for strengthening the institution. 

27 Dec 2020

74-year-old retired professor works hard for a greener tomorrow

It is not just his love for greenery, but Venkataswamy Reddy is equally passionate about Telugu literature and promotion of Telugu language.

20 Dec 2020

YSRC banks on welfare schemes, TDP begins work

From 1952 to 2019, Tirupati Parliamentary constituency has gone to polls for as many as 16 times.

08 Dec 2020

Civic bodies in Nellore owe Rs 20 cr to DLA 

The District Central Library is also in a dilapidated condition. Libraries in municipalities are ill-equipped as far as the basic facilities are concerned.

01 Dec 2020

Nellore teens recreate Tollywood fight scenes, become social media heroes

Munna, who played the role of Mahesh Babu in the fight scene composed by Kiran, is studying class 9 in a government school in Nellore.

22 Nov 2020

Exports hike shrimp prices in Andhra Pradesh

Around 55,000 farmers are currently engaged in aquaculture in 1.05 lakh acres across Nellore district. Input costs have also increased between Rs 4.7 lakh and Rs 5 lakh per hectare.

14 Nov 2020

Get personalised online fitness training from this bodybuilder

 This bodybuilder has been training students from poor financial background in bodybuilding free of cost during Covid-induced lockdown. 

08 Nov 2020

Idol makers of Tirupati turn workers for survival

Earlier, each member of an artisan’s family used to earn between Rs 400 and Rs 600 a day during the festival season by making idols.

02 Nov 2020

Private travel agencies cash in on demand as no RTC bus services to Telangana

 In the absence of APSRTC services from Andhra Pradesh to Telangana, private bus operators have been fleecing passengers by increasing the fare exorbitantly on Nellore - Hyderabad route.

31 Oct 2020

Tirupati's 'National Sanskrit University' online courses evoke positive response from students

As many as 414 students from India and abroad have evinced interest in pursuing the NSU online courses so far.

28 Oct 2020

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