G Janardhana Rao

Don’t let your guard down against Covid, says expert

AMC principal urges people to follow Covid-appropriate behaviour

02 Dec 2021

Sitarama Sastry quit BSNL job in 1985 for literary pursuit  

In the RSS convention held at Bullayya College, he sang a song ‘Lokula chupina margamidi lokamuleledi durgamidi’ penned by him. 

01 Dec 2021

The coach knows best: How Janapareddy Krishna Rao spotted the talented KS Bharat

Krishna Rao, head coach of Andhra Cricket Association, has mentored over 30 Ranji, four IPL and 100 State-level players

14 Nov 2021

No Aadhaar, no Anganwadi benefit for tribal kids

Underlining the need to develop basic infrastructure in tribal hamlets, the Girijana Sangham demanded that a mobile centre be set up in Agency villages to issue Aadhaar cards for tribal children.

12 Nov 2021

Poor school infrastructure hits primary education in Visakhapatnam Agency

Children of Bandapalem hamlet in GK Veedhi mandal are forced to trek 2 km to school at Panasapalli after crossing a stream everyday, risking their lives.

25 Oct 2021

Ganja smuggling on the rise in State after easing of Covid curbs 

Ganja smuggling cases have been on the rise particularly after a brief lull during the Covid pandemic lockdown in the first wave.

21 Oct 2021

Tribal societies to give Vizag's eco-tourism an extra push for sustainable development

Besides promoting community-based eco-tourism, these societies also generate income for its members.

11 Oct 2021

Visakhapatnam blood donor completes 'half-century' in noble work at 56

Bhaskar, a general manager at Steel Melting Shop (SMS) in Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, recently completed his 50th blood donation at the age of 56 years.

03 Oct 2021

Underground cables ensure no power outage in Vizag localities

The underground cables were laid in Pandurangapuram and Siripuram as part of the World Bank-aided Rs 791 crore project following Cyclone Hudhud that left a trail of destruction and havoc in the city.

28 Sep 2021

Afghanistan students plead for Andhra govt help

Meanwhile, Afghan students on Thursday staged a demonstration at Andhra University to raise their voice against the Taliban.

17 Sep 2021

Andhra Pradesh tailor gets Rs 90,000 ‘electric shock’

A shocked Somnadh met the electricity meter reader, who was equally baffled on seeing the amount on the bill issued on September 12.

15 Sep 2021

Visakhapatnam Port Trust set to double cargo handling capacity

According to port chairman K Ramamohana Rao,  the port achieved nine per cent growth in cargo operations till August this year compared to previous year despite the pandemic.

13 Sep 2021

Vizag airport sees uptick in passenger footfall

 The international airport has witnessed a increase in the number of flights as well as passenger footfall.

07 Sep 2021

Mild tremors felt in Vizag, other parts of AP after 5.1 magnitude quake in Bay of Bengal

The National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) said it was a rare occurrence in the east coast, particularly Andhra Pradesh.

25 Aug 2021

‘COVID-19 third wave likely in October, Andhra Pradesh better prepared this time’

As per the predictions of epidemiologists, the third wave may start in the first or second week of October.

24 Aug 2021