Ritika arun vaishali

COVID impact: Unable to attend school, kids forced to earn a livelihood in Andhra Pradesh

Some of these children have been forced into child labour as the need to earn money is more urgent than getting an education.

14 Nov 2020

Traders in Vijayawada hopeful of Diwali sparkle despite COVID-19 pandemic

According to economists, all businesses, except a few, will take time to get a boost and normalise as people’s purchasing power has declined due to Covid.

13 Nov 2020

Andhra's tourist spots may say no to large groups

Meanwhile, Vijayawada residents, who have just a few gateways for such occasions seemed to be unhappy.

11 Nov 2020

COVID-19 pandemic leaves pottery industry broken, artisans look for government support

​The potters are of the opinion that instead of providing them loans, the government should offer them financial assistance similar to what is given to weavers and handloom workers.

09 Nov 2020

Second COVID-19 serosurveillance underway in Andhra Pradesh

As per the results of the first survey, 19.7 per cent of the population in Andhra Pradesh have developed antibodies to protect them against COVID-19.

09 Nov 2020

People taking coronavirus lightly, says Krishna Collector A Md Imtiaz

Krishna collector says residents flouting safety norms led to spike in infections in dist

02 Nov 2020

Bag sellers weighed down by losses in Vijayawada

Srikant, who has a stationery shop in the city, said that though the sale has not dropped drastically, the income has reduced by 25 to 30 per cent. 

02 Nov 2020

Physical stores more profitable than online platforms: Weavers’ society 

Even after five months of resuming operation and with godowns filled with stocks, weavers’ future is still in the dark due to low demand of their produce among the buyers.  

19 Oct 2020

Lockdown makes her saleswoman from shop owner

The couple has a son, whose education has come to a halt due to their present economic situation. 

19 Oct 2020

Eight from Andhra Pradesh rank among NEET top 50

As many as 7,71,500 out of 13,66,945 candidates who wrote the exam qualified.

17 Oct 2020

Six new species of butterflies add colour to Kondapalli reserve forest

Six new species of butterflies have been spotted in the Kondapalli Reserve Forest in September by butterfly lovers and conservationists.

11 Oct 2020

New school syllabus in Andhra, semester system to be introduced from class 1

While lessons are printed in Telugu on one page, the same information is printed in English on the adjacent page to facilitate learning. 

07 Oct 2020

Parents, teachers move commission over high fees charged by schools in Andhra Pradesh

These complaints were received despite the strict warning issued by the State government and the commission to the private school managements. 

06 Oct 2020

COVID-19: Full-fledged sports activities yet to resume in Andhra Pradesh

Skaters have started practising roller skating on BRTS Road and State Guest House Road in the city and the Seed Access Road at Krishnayapalem.

04 Oct 2020

Tourism sector in Andhra Pradesh yet to fully recover from COVID-19 setback

With no profits yet, the Andhra Pradesh Tourism industry is bearing the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic.

28 Sep 2020