Minister promises to improve services in state-run hospitals

Expressing concern over the “poor” upkeep of the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) here, Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas on Wednesday promised to improve health services at all S... »
File photo of multi-storied building under construction. Realty buzz

Realty bubble waiting to burst?

Property registrations in Srikakulam, Vizianagaram districts dip. With prices almost remaining constant, builders are now focussing on disposing the layouts they have. »

TS fee scheme: AP to take legal recourse

The Andhra Pradesh government will move court against the decision of the Telangana government to confine Financial Assistance to Students of Telangana (FAST) only to those whose parents were bona... »
HYDERABAD, July 31, 2014

A.P. government in a fix over choice for capital

After lobbying hard for the Vijayawada-Guntur stretch as the first choice for the new capital before the Union government-appointed Sivaramakrishnan Committee, the Andhra Pradesh government appears... »
VIJAYAWADA, July 31, 2014

Confusion over fate of two AP engineers

The wait for homecoming of engineers Prateesh Chandra and Raghu from Nagaland continued on Wednesday as their release was mired in uncertainty in the absence of authentic information on their wher... »
HYDERABAD, July 30, 2014

AP joins issue with RBI on crop loans

After the Reserve Bank of India raised queries over the need for rescheduling of crop loans when the districts in Andhra Pradesh reported good yields despite the natural calamities, government sou... »
ELURU, July 30, 2014

Renewed hopes for a sleepy district

The visit of a high-power committee headed by Minister for Municipal Administration and Urban Development P. Narayana and School Education Minister Ghanta Srinivasa Rao to West Godavari district fo... »
HYDERABAD, July 30, 2014

AP firm on implementing loan waiver

The Andhra Pradesh government, which is awaiting the Reserve Bank of India’s clearance for rescheduling crop loans, is prepared to implement loan waiver on its own, said Agriculture Minister P.Pul... »
CHITTOOR, July 30, 2014

Kuppam to see slew of development

Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu is keen on bringing a total change in development of key areas of agriculture and its allied sectors in the State, his Special Secretary A. Giridhar has said.»
HYDERABAD, July 30, 2014

A.P. seeks 2.5 lakh tonnes of fertilizer allocation

The AP government will write to the Centre for allocation of 2.5 lakh tonnes of fertilizers that should have come to the State by July end. As against allotment of 3.76 lakh metric tonnes of fertil... »
Water gushes through the floodgates of Jurala dam across the Krishna in Mahabunagar district on Wednesday. Photo: U. Subramanyam
HYDERABAD, July 30, 2014

Five units at Jurala commence power generation

With heavy inflows into Jurala reservoir after opening of crest gates of dams on upper reaches, the project authorities on Wednesday commenced hydel generation by operating five out of six units t... »
HYDERABAD, July 30, 2014

Kamalnathan panel to meet on Aug. 13

The Kamalanathan Committee, which uploaded the draft guidelines for distribution of State-level employees has not received any formal suggestion so far.Referring to the objections raised by... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, July 30, 2014

Need to raise per capita consumption of steel: Steel Secretary

Union Steel Secretary G. Mohan Kumar on Wednesday said India was poised to become third largest steel producer in the world very soon. At present, India ranks fourth after China, Japan, and the U.... »

With green power, RINL does a first in country

SC stays HC proceedings in Tsundur case

Tenant farmer suicides on the rise

Nagarjunasagar reservoir touches dead storage level

Mining industry seeks govt. support for growth

New AP Capital: Donakonda best bet, says Concerned Citizens Forum

Energy efficient lighting in households soon

Lightening claims four lives

Fresh move to relocate fishing harbour despite stiff opposition

HYDERABAD, July 31, 2014

Court intervention saves the day

Intervention by the Hyderabad High Court has on Wednesday averted what could have been another point of confrontation between Telangana and Andhra Pradesh over collection of motor vehicle tax on v... »
Cleanliness drive at vegetable market.
NELLORE, July 31, 2014

Cleanliness drive at vegetable market

The district officials undertook a surprise visit as part of drive for cleanliness and removal of unauthorised shops at the main vegetable market located at the Old Madras bus stand here on Wednes... »
KADAPA, July 30, 2014

First convocation of RGUKT on August 4

The first-ever convocation of Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies at Idupulapaya in Kadapa district will be held at the International Convention Centre at Madhapur at Hyderabad on A... »
HYDERABAD, July 30, 2014

Court reserves order in TV9 CEO petition

Justice Shiva Sankara Rao of Hyderabad High Court on Wednesday reserved orders in the petition filed by Ravi Prakash CEO of TV9 seeking anticipatory bail. The petitioner contended that a... »
HYDERABAD, July 30, 2014

A.P. to set up Nalsar type university

The Andhra Pradesh government has decided to establish a law university on the lines of the National Academy of Legal Studies and Research (Nalsar) in the State.The decision comes in the li... »
VIJAYAWADA, July 30, 2014

Discharge from Alamatti crosses 1 lakh cusec mark

There seem to be good tidings for the Krishna Delta farmers for the first time during this kharif from the upper reaches of Krishna river. The discharge from Alamatti Reservoir crossed the one-lakh... »
TIRUMALA, July 30, 2014

Smoke billowing from temple kitchen triggers panic

TTD officials on Wednesday faced anxious moments as thick clouds of smoke billowed out of the temple kitchen.The incident took place at ‘padi potu’ (main kitchen) where ‘annaprasadam’ is pre... »
HYDERABAD, July 30, 2014

Two projects get the nod

The Telangana government on Wednesday gave the go ahead for Palamuru lift irrigation and Jurala-Pakala projects by ordering survey and submission of detailed project reports in two months. The gove... »
New Delhi, July 30, 2014

SC stays court order on land allotment to TTD staff

The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed a judgment of the Andhra Pradesh High Court upholding allotment of 100 acres belonging to Sri Laxmi Narayana Swamy temple under the control of Tirumala Tirup... »
VISAKHAPATNAM, July 30, 2014

Agency in panic as Maoists celebrate Martyrs’ Week

Visakha Agency, perhaps the only area in the State in which CPI (Maoist) has considerable presence, has been quiet as the annual Martyrs’ Week celebrations of the party commenced two days ago. Howe... »

Engg. admission notification released

Octogenarian engineer’s crusade

Indian cricket captain left in the lurch

APSCHE firm on EAMCET counselling notification

Red sanders seized

Rain boosts kharif prospects, farm operations picks up

Capital near delta may be the right choice

A.P. engineers freed by kidnappers

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