Unemployed youngsters turn to poaching to make a living

Unemp loyed due to Covid- 19, many youngsters who did menial jobs have turned to poaching of wild animals, and sell the meat in the open market to make a living.

29 May 2021

Ward volunteer, family feed 200 people every day in Tirupati

Panditi Mounika started volunteer service by serving food for 30 people and now with the support her family members, she is able to feed more than 200 people

23 May 2021

In Covid-19 era, thousands choose Ayurveda in Andhra Pradesh for recovery

Bonigi Anandaiah, who is offering the treatment and a camp organiser, said the rush of people to his camp was increasing by the day, and that 20,000 people had already been distributed the medicines.

21 May 2021

Ruia tragedy: We stood helpless as patients died, recount eyewitnesses

As her condition worsened, she was shifted to the ICU ward located on the first floor of the hospital.

12 May 2021

As cases spike, demand for hospital beds rises in Andhra

Chittoor collector M Harinarayanan said oxygen was sufficient for the beds available in the district.

12 May 2021

Gudur youngsters emerge as unseen warriors of Covid  

Battling social stigma, members of Eidgah Youth Association conduct last rites of 75 Covid victims 

09 May 2021

Distributing food to needy is his life mission 

Gopal, a small hotelier, has made meeting food requirements of poor patients and their attendants at Sri Venkateswara Ramnarain Ruia Government General Hospital his mission.

02 May 2021

Truckers hike prices for transporting farm produce

Cashing in on the Covid pandemic situation, private transporters have reportedly increased charges for transportation of goods, including that of essential commodities.

27 Apr 2021

Lemon price at Rs 100 per kg brings cheer to Nellore ryots

Lemon is cultivated in about 43,000 acres in the district.

06 Apr 2021

Glass symbol gives jitters to BJP ahead of bypoll in Andhra Pradesh

Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan is taking out roadshows across the constituency in support of the alliance candidate.

06 Apr 2021

High-stakes triangular contest on cards for Tirupati Lok Sabha seat

Meanwhile, Congress contestant Dr Chinta Mohan, who is representing Tirupati for the 10th time, was the first off the blocks as far as campaigning is concerned.

05 Apr 2021

Can BJP do a Dubbaka in Tirupati LS bypoll?

The party started groundwork in the constituency for the bypoll much earlier and organised state-level meetings in Tirupati recently.

29 Mar 2021

Promised projects in Tirupati segment remain on paper ahead of parliamentary bypoll

Residents in some gram panchayats, which are very close to Tamil Nadu, allege that State government officials are not keen on resolving their issues.

22 Mar 2021

Packing a punch for self-defence

She has been training girls for the last 15 years in self-defence in the district. Abida Sulthana hailing from Kavali completed her schooling, Intermediate and degree there.

21 Mar 2021

Best out of waste: Professor forms team, transforms metal scrap into pieces of art

In an attempt to encourage recycling of electronic and automobile waste, Prof Srinivas has been designing sculptures from scrap.

21 Feb 2021