Harish Gilai

Maoists strike big in Vizag, gun down Araku MLA, aide

The incident occurred when the two leaders were on way to the interior tribal village, 20 km from the Andhra-Odisha Border (AOB), to attend the TDP’s Grama Darshini programme.

24 Sep 2018

Safety of destitute women goes for toss in Visakhapatnam

While Monday’s rape of mentally-disabled woman hit the headlines, the exploitation of underprivileged in the city is common and often goes unreported.

25 Oct 2017

Woman raped on footpath in Vizag was starving for days

The rape of a woman on a footpath in broad daylight and full public view at the New Railway Colony area here has sent shockwaves through the country.

24 Oct 2017

Death and superstition stalk 'cursed’ tribal hamlet in Andhra

Three deaths on a single day creates panic in the village; nearest PHC 15 km away, sick carried in cloth stretchers

28 Jun 2017

Hard hit by drought, villages in Andhra's Anantapur become ghost towns

Perennially drought-hit, Anantapur district in Andhra Pradesh is an an area of absence, its people exiled to far places by a neverending dry spell.

11 May 2017