Covid surge casts shadow over Flamingo Festival

Wit h the district witnessing a surge in daily infections of Covid-19, the conduct of ‘Flamingo Festival’ at Sullurpeta in the district has become doubtful.

published on : 10th January 2022

Curtains for South Asia's largest screen as Andhra Pradesh's V Epiq Cinema shuts down

Expressing their inability to run cinemas with the new guidelines of the State government, managements have been voluntarily closing their establishments across the State. 

published on : 26th December 2021

Elders’ wisdom proved wrong

Floodwaters ravaged 40 houses in a hamet of 50; 3 people washed away, 2 still missing

published on : 26th November 2021

PETA says unhygienic exotic meat markets in Northeast pose risk of diseases during Covid pandemic

Among other meats, barking deer, wild boars, frogs, mice and dogs are being sold, some of them live in various markets, PETA said.

published on : 18th November 2021

Officials get ball rolling on Eatala family's Jamuna Hatcheries lands

Survey launched on assigned lands allegedly encroached by Eatala Rajender's family-owned company; BJP stages protest.

published on : 17th November 2021

Andhra Pradesh: None dares contest from ‘jinxed’ ward in Buchempeta panchayat

Though a notification to fill up the vacant seventh ward member post was issued thrice, no one had come forward to file his nomination.

published on : 7th November 2021

Meghalaya environment minister to get PETA award for 'vegan leather' initiative

P K Sangma had recently announced in Hyderabad that the Meghalaya government plans to produce leather using pineapples found abundantly in the hilly state.

published on : 13th October 2021

Reopen Mutyampeta sugar factory: Farmers from Jagtial district to Telangana government

The farmers staged a three-hour-long rasta roko on the road connecting Jagtial and Nizamabad, raising slogans against the State and Central governments.

published on : 13th October 2021

Guntur police aim to achieve ‘zero-crime’ localities

Residential committees will be formed and a Whatsapp group will be set up including all the residents so that people can have direct contact with higher officials.

published on : 29th September 2021

Sony Pictures Films India announces slate of over 17 Indian and Hollywood releases

The studio, which recently released writer-director Rensil D'Silva's 'Dial 100' and Satramm Ramani's comedy 'Helmet', will launch four new directors this year.

published on : 20th September 2021

Rs 58000 electricity bill shocks puncture mechanic in Andhra's Kurnool

A technical problem had caused the high bill, he said and the billing staffer was unaware of the technical fault. 

published on : 14th September 2021

Petals with a past

Legend has it that in Ramayana, Rama instructed Lakshmana to put a garland made of gaja pushpi flower around Sugriva’s neck to distinguish him from Vali.

published on : 13th September 2021

Police begin probe after horse dies in shooting

The complaint stated that several horses were used for hours at the film due to which they were tired and dehydrated.

published on : 3rd September 2021

75th I-Day: In a first, IAF choppers shower flower petals after tricolour unfurled at Red Fort

The petals were showered in the Amrut formation drawing loud applause and cheers from the audience.

published on : 15th August 2021

Circle Inspector booked for harassing woman in Andhra's Chittoor district

The victim in her complaint stated that the Circle Inspector has been harassing her for the last four years.

published on : 11th August 2021
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