KV Sailendra

Spirited soul sketches more than 350 graphite portraits

Harshit believes in expressing his love to his favourite Tollywood stars through his ballpoint and graphite artwork.

20 Nov 2022

Delhi gangster begins new chapter in life through yoga

A chance encounter with Patanjali Srinivas, a yoga guru in the city, changed his life.

13 Nov 2022

Arrack seller turns into tiffin centre owner

Excise sleuths knocking his doors for his whereabouts had become a routine affair.

11 Nov 2022

Sanitary worker from Andhra bags gold in powerlifting

However, he has been hoping that the State government would extend financial assistance and help him achieve higher targets in the sport.

29 Oct 2022

Why Sir Arthur Cotton donated bronze bell to Siddi Vinayaka temple?

There is a story behind Cotton offering the bronze bell to the temple.

31 Aug 2022

Big hearts help tribal find feet, earn MBBS 

In recognition of his determination after bouncing back from the brink, district SP Aishwarya Rastogi felicitated Dr Raju in Rajamahendravaram on Sunday. 

01 Aug 2022

Five Andhra Pradesh villages split over ‘merge with Telangana’ stir

Degala Ramakrishna, leading the protest, said the five villages will not be affected by the Polavaram project, but opined that they were unnecessary merged with AP in 2014.

25 Jul 2022

Many trapped blackbucks washed away in flood-hit Pulasalanka, Perugulanka districts

A video of blackbucks scrambling to escape the rising waters at Pulasa Lanka in Vemagiri village surfaced on social media platforms on Saturday evening.

18 Jul 2022

Bolster Godavari banks, stop constructions: Former Polavaram project superintendent engineer

In 1986, the Dowleswaram barrage was washed away and the floodwaters inundated several areas in Polavaram and Konaseema, he recalled.

15 Jul 2022

PM Modi unveils 30-feet statue of Alluri Sitarama Raju in Andhra's Bhimavaram

The Centre is organising various events on the occasion for one year as part of Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav.

05 Jul 2022

31 child marriages foiled in 50 days in East Godavari; parents prefer temples to escape law

The official pointed out that during the wedding season, parents get their minor children married at temples to escape the law.

20 Jun 2022

Tribal teen Rajitha from Andhra Pradesh village wins gold at Khelo India

19-year-old Kunja Rajitha, who hails from a non-descript tribal village in Alluri district of the state, recently won gold in the 400-metre sprint event.

12 Jun 2022

West Godavari handloom weaver switches to woodcraft for a decent living

Besides buying the teapoy, the landlord made some suggestions to make Kotaiah’s woodcrafts more attractive.

06 Jun 2022

Plan for stadium in Rajamahendravaram arts college dropped

The government has dropped its plan to construct a cricket stadium on Arts College premises here after finding the ground unsuitable for such an infrastructure.

22 May 2022

Shouldering death and despair

Sheikh Basha, a resident of Polavaram village around 30 kms away from Rajamahendravaram, acts as a reason to believe in humanity. 

22 May 2022