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Andhra Pradesh to inoculate 65 lakh people in 3rd phase vaccination

The Medical and Health Department aims to vaccinate about 53 lakh people aged above 60 and seven lakh aged above 45 with comorbidities during the third phase. 

01 Mar 2021

Andhra Pradesh ready to face second Covid wave

No spike in corona cases despite resumption of all activities, including conduct of polls

23 Feb 2021

Why have cultural events still not resumed across Andhra Pradesh? 

While almost all activities have resumed either partially or completely, cultural programmes are yet to begin across Andhra Pradesh. 

14 Feb 2021

More investors interested in tourist projects after policy renewal: Andhra Pradesh official

Bhargava also mentioned that all collectors have submitted a list of areas which have a potential to be converted into tourist destinations.

28 Jan 2021

Republic Day brings a ray of hope for tableau makers

 Tableaux, which are the centre of attraction during every Republic Day and Independence Day parades have again rekindled hope in their makers.

24 Jan 2021

Honoured that we were chosen: Health staff in Andhra Pradesh elated after COVID inoculation

19,108 beneficiaries vaccinated against the target of 32,570 at 332 session sites across state on Day 1 of campaign

17 Jan 2021

Bommala Koluvu tradition brings big business to Kondapalli toy-makers

The lockdown-hit Kondapalli toy-makers have started getting orders thanks to the tradition of organising Bommala Koluvu during Sankranti festivities.

11 Jan 2021

Bhavani Island in Vijayawada pins hopes on festive season

The Corporation had experienced huge losses as it was closed between July and October 2019 due to incessant rainfall, resulting in floods in River Krishna, followed by COVID lockdown.

04 Jan 2021

Andhra battling coronavirus with resilience, innovations 

150 testing laboratories, use of technology, volunteer system help state reduce time taken to test one lakh samples from 2 months to just 4 days 

01 Jan 2021

Tough challenges ahead for Covid-hit Andhra education sector

The State education sector made headlines in 2020, thanks to the various schemes launched by the State government despite the severe cash-crunch due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

01 Jan 2021

Lockdown unearths youngsters’ creativity to become successful entrepreneurs

Priyal Gadhia, who finished her designing course from a college in Mumbai, could not start her internship after returning to the city in March due to the lockdown.

27 Dec 2020

'3T strategy helped reduce COVID-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh': Health chief

Andhra Pradesh has been witnessing a steady decline in the number of Covid-19 fatalities. In all, 187 patients fell victim to Covid from November 17 to December 17.

20 Dec 2020

Sex ratio improves; gender-based violence declines in Andhra: Survey

The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare recently released details of the first phase of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS)-5 (2019-20) for 17 states and five union territories.

16 Dec 2020

Govt allows APTDC to take loans worth Rs 142 cr

This is the first time in the country when a state government has agreed to take loans of this figure for development of the sector.

14 Dec 2020

SSC exam papers likely to be reduced to six with extra time

Apart from reducing the number of exam papers to six, the department is also contemplating extending the exam time by half-an-hour.

13 Dec 2020