Health sector gets Rs 15,384.26 crore boost, outlay up by 11.23 per cent

The government is also providing Rs 225 per day to patients as post-operative sustenance allowance under YSR Aarogya Aasara.

12 Mar 2022

Use Polavaram infra for Godavari-Cauvery interlinking: Expert

The only thing required is to enhance the carrying capacity of the existing canals from the Polavaram project and other projects to be linked, says Y Nagendranath, a farmer leader. 

07 Mar 2022

Verdict leaves Rayalaseema disappointed

The Andhra Pradesh High Court verdict on Amaravati has left Rayalaseema leaders supporting decentralised development of the state and three capitals proposal a disappointed lot.  

04 Mar 2022

Low pressure in Bay of Bengal may trigger rain in 4 districts

Heavy rain likely in Nellore, Chittoor during March 4-8, moderate in Kadapa, Prakasam

02 Mar 2022

Andhra governmet forms organic products certification wing

The need for establishing an Organic Product Certification Agency and laboratory has become paramount because of the prohibitive cost of getting certified by private labs.

02 Mar 2022

Now, farmers in AP can cultivate bamboo as it is not a ‘wild plant’ anymore

Bamboo takes four years for cultivation sans any returns, but thereafter it provides a steady annual income for 90 years.

25 Feb 2022

Groundwater level in Andhra Pradesh improves to 6.51 metres below ground level in a year  

The highest improvement in groundwater was witnessed in the Anantapur district of the Rayalaseema region, thanks to the copious rainfall received in the district.

21 Feb 2022

Weekly positivity rate in 10 Andhra districts under 5 per cent

Health officials said they expected the figure in all districts to go down further in the weeks to come.

20 Feb 2022

Farmers of Andhra's KC Canal ayacut bereft of rightful water share for 12 years

To run the KC Canal smoothly, the reservoir has to store allocated 29.90 TMC which will be available only in the monsoon, besides storing the surplus water available in good years.

15 Feb 2022

Initiatives by horticulture officer in Andhra turn boon for Kadapa tribal ryots

One of his notable achievements is cultivation of banana through tissue culture in tribal areas of Kadapa district.

13 Feb 2022

Realty sector pins hopes on new districts

The proposed reorganisation of districts in the State will benefit the realty sector in the long run and there will not be any short-time gains, opined realtors.  

06 Feb 2022

Schools better place than home: Expert

Online classes lead to behavioural changes in students and they are losing an edge in the competitive world.

25 Jan 2022

Don’t rush to hospitals for minor health issues, cautions expert

People should not panic and rush to hospitals if they have fever or Covid-like symptoms, a senior Pulmonologist said in VIjayawada on Jan 22.

23 Jan 2022

Tribute to AP freedom fighters in Kalamkari art

Kalamkari is an ancient style of hand painting done on cotton or silk fabric with a tamarind pen, using natural dyes.

21 Jan 2022

Srisailam water level down as usage for power increases

Srisailam reservoir on Monday recorded a water level of 83.73 TMC, which is far less than the water level on the corresponding day last year.

18 Jan 2022