Vijayawada

Vijayawada, India's first city to go garbage-free

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation is trying to eliminate plastic and go garbage-free by June 30. 

published on : 11th June 2019

So hot! Heat-wave dries up a reservoir in Vijayawada

As a heat-wave takes over India, fishermen in Vijayawada are facing difficulties in fish preservation after a catch. 

published on : 30th April 2019

Lakshmi's NTR director Ram Gopal Varma arrested in Vijayawada, sent back to Hyderabad

Although the Censor Board cleared Ram Gopal Varma's controversial film ‘Lakshmi’s NTR’, Vijayawada police asked the director to return to Hyderabad.

published on : 28th April 2019

Overloaded barge capsizes in Krishna river, Vijayawada

Twenty people had a narrow escape when an overloaded barge drowned in Krishna river on its way to Gudimetla Village, Chandarlapadu mandal.

published on : 7th February 2019

WATCH | Fire engulfs plastic godown in Vijayawada

Fire broke out in a plastic godown in Auto Nagar area of the city on Thursday. The firemen reached the spot and are bringing down the flames.

published on : 10th May 2018

WATCH | At least 16 dead, 10 missing as tourist boat capsizes in river Krishna

16 passengers died and at least 10 others were feared drowned after a tourist boat capsized at Ibrahimpatnam in Vijayawada on Nov 12. It was returning from Bhavani Island to the Pavithra Sangamam

published on : 12th November 2017

WATCH | Kadapa-Vijayawada private goes up in flames

A Kadapa-Vijayawada private bus went up in flames reportedly due to a short circuit in the wee hours of Wednesday at Prakasam district of AP. Luckily no one suffered any injuries and are safe. 

published on : 30th August 2017

CNG bus gutted in Vijayawada; no casualties

The incident took place at around 8.45 am, when the CNG bus was on its way to the Railway Station from Autonagar bus stop. On reaching the medical bus stop, the driver heard a sound from the engine

published on : 29th August 2017

With SC ban in effect from July 1 public rush to buy liquor in Vijayawada 

Heavy rush at a liquor store in Vijayawada as the Andhra Pradesh government agrees upon the ban on liquor shops on the national and state highways.

published on : 2nd July 2017

Forest law must be implemented: TJAC chairman Kodandaram 

Telangana JAC chairman Dr M Kodandaram speaking at 'Atavi Hakkula Chattanni Amaluparachali' in Vijayawada on Monday.  Express video by RVK Rao

published on : 13th June 2017

It's raining inside Jagan Mohan Reddy's room at new secretariat in Vijayawada

It's pouring buckets and buckets of water in opposition leader YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's room at the new Velagapudi Secretariat in Amaravati near Vijayawada, as heavy rains lash the city on Thursday

published on : 6th June 2017