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Students waiting for their turn to perform at the Police Stadium in Visakhapatnam. Photo: C.V. Subrahmanyam
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Students waiting for their turn to perform at the Police Stadium in Visakhapatnam. Photo: C.V. Subrahmanyam

Patriotic fervour marks R-Day celebrations

Bringing the rich culture and heritage of the Republic Day celebrations to the fore, several schools in the city celebrated the day with flag-hoisting ceremony, parades and cultural programmes.... »

‘Hudhud impact faced with grit’

Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited Chairman-cum-Managing Director P. Madhusudan on Monday said they had overcome the devastating impact of cyclone Hudhud with grit and determination of employees.... »
The autographed photo of R.K. Laxman, the creator of ‘Common Man’ cartoons, that was taken by The Hindu ’s Special News Photographer C.V. Subrahmanyam.

The ‘Common Man’ I had moved with

I got a chance to meet in person the legendary cartoonist and a great human R K Laxman, who passed away in Pune on Monday, during his three-day visit to the city way back in 2001.I got a cal... »
Admiral Satish Soni

‘Safeguard ideals of our forefathers’

Reminding everyone that the long road to attaining Independence, and then becoming a Republic, was paved with the sweat and blood of many brave men and women, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief Easte... »
DRM Anil Kumar at the R- Day celebrations.

Waltair Division achieves growth in freight, passenger revenue

The Waltair Division of East Coast Railway (ECoR) has earned originating revenue of Rs.4,813.25 crore during the first nine months of the present fiscal, registering an increase of 7.03 per cent ov... »
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VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

Vizag youth killed in New Zealand

Cherukuri Santosh Kumar (27), a native of Akkayyapalem area in Visakhapatnam, died on the spot after a head-on collision with a truck and trailer unit on the State Highway number 2 at Pahoia, New Z... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

Three test negative for swine flu

Reports on three of the four suspected swine flu cases in the city have been received on Monday and they are all negative while report on the fourth case is expected in a day or two.The four... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

Rare honour before retirement

The Department of Information and Public Relations here bestowed the honour of unfurling the national flag on an attendar of the department Bade Appa Rao on the occasion of the Republic Day at its... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

Selected for Indian Police Medal

Three from the district were selected for the award of the Indian Police Medal. The list of those selected for the award was announced on Sunday on the eve of Republic Day.Inspector of SBX (... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

EPDCL transmission losses down to 4.35 pc

The Eastern Power Distribution Company of AP Ltd has been able to bring down the transmission and distribution losses to an all time low of 4.5 per cent due to the committed efforts of its employee... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

Investiture ceremony celebrated

Sathya Sai Vidya Vihar celebrated investiture ceremony on a grand note. Governing body members, teachers, staff and students participated in the event which was laced with colourful dance performan... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

Industries vow for improving productivity

While focusing on challenges ahead, industries in and around the city on Monday called for concerted efforts for significant improvement in productivity.As part of Republic Day celebrations... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 26, 2015

Srikakulam youth shines in essay contest

It is important to nurture the art of effective communication skills, both oral and written, at a young age. With right expression and precise sentence structure, one can make his or her presence f... »
Dronarmraju Srinivas addressing the media in the city on Sunday.
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 26, 2015

‘Timing of Visakha Utsav very inappropriate’

Even as the poor whose lives have been shattered by cyclone Hudhud are crying for the succour promised by the Government an extravaganza has been thrust on the city by a few who are in power, secre... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 26, 2015

A STATE FESTIVAL WILL IT BE

Visakha Utsav will be celebrated as a State festival and will be conducted in the month of December every year, Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu has said.Reading out the message of Ch... »

First-time voters see a change for the better

Another suspected case of swine flu

Suspected Maoists ‘blow up’ rail tracks

‘New ports only after capacity utilisation of existing ones’

Colourful fanfare in Vizag

Young change-makers to present their ideas

Do your bit for sanitation, says Commissioner

Welcome Obama, says school

VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

Two dead, two injured in cracker unit blast

In a blast at an illegal fire cracker manufacturing unit in Narayanpuram in Rambilli mandal, one person died on the spot, another succumbed to burns on the way to a hospital and two others were ser... »
Residents of Kirlampudi Layout at the signing of MoU between Cityzen, the CSR arm of Phoenix IT Solutions, and the residents' assocation in Visakhapatnam on Monday.— Photo: C.V. Subrahmanyam
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

US office to promote smart city project

The US Government will open an office in the city to give technical expertise and advice in the city becoming a smart city, MP K. Haribabu has said.Stating that no guidelines had yet been wo... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

Merit certificates presented

Education is a continuous process, Vice-Chancellor of Andhra University G.S.N. Raju said while addressing the Republic Day function at the AU grounds here on Monday.Credit-based value system... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

GITAM plans to open incubation centre

Hoisting the national tri-colour on the occasion of the 66th Republic Day celebrations here on Monday, Vice-Chancellor of GITAM University G. Subrahmanyam said that the university was planning to e... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

‘Tribals denied Hudhud compensation’

The Government has not paid compensation for losses due to cyclone Hudhud to members of Kodhu tribe, a PVTG in Visakhapatnam Agency area, as they have not been given the RoFR pattas, the affected p... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

Port handles record iron ore

Visakhapatnam Port, which handled 46.5 million tonne as on Monday, has achieved a new milestone by receiving highest iron ore throughput of 6.8 million tonne among major ports constituting 55 per c... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 27, 2015

NTPC plant to convert waste into manure

NTPC Simhadri Super Thermal Power Station has launched a scheme for converting biodegradable waste into manure and distribution at Deepanjalinagar Township near Parawada for raising plants.A... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 26, 2015

Four Maoist militia members arrested in Vizag

Four key CPI (Maoist) militia members were arrested by the Visakhapatnam Police on Saturday for their involvement in the recent case of arson at an ashram in Agency area.The militia members... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 26, 2015

Film on GMO screened

An internationally renowned film made on the impact of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO-OMG) was screened by Environmental Film Society on Sunday at Visakhapatnam Public Library.The progr... »
The three best RTC drivers from the region - Yellaiah, M. Appa Rao and P.N. Rao - who were felicitated by Police Commissioner Amit Garg in Visakhapatnam on Sunday.— Photo: C.V. Subrahmanyam
VISAKHAPATNAM, January 26, 2015

Society has placed a responsibility on you, RTC drivers told

Three ‘best drivers’ of the Visakhapatnam Region of APS RTC – Yellaiah, M. Appa Rao and P.N. Rao – and their family members were felicitated at the valedictory of the 26th Road Safety Week celebra... »

Port users bat for maritime board

Sea water breaches beach road again

SAMEER project in trouble again

Coastal security is grossly inadequate, says analyst

Robbery accused nabbed

Transit homes for slum-dwellers await funding

‘A much-awaited campaign’

Yuki Sato from Tokyo performing Odissi, Priya Narayan from USA and Roopa Kiran from Hong Kong performing Bharatanatyam.
Photo: C.V. Subrahmanyam

Mesmerising melange

A day long Bharat Nrityostav festival saw artistes based abroad showcase their dancing prowess in Kuchipudi, Bharatanatyam and Odissi. »
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A participant explaining about the bonsai plants at VUDA Park, venue for Flower Show as part of Visakha Utsav. Photo: K.R. Deepak

Of green wonders

At the Flower Show at VUDA Park, participants talk about their passion for nature »
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