Andhrapradesh

Mission to improve birds’ habitat in Kolleru

Mission to improve birds’ habitat in Kolleru

120 iron poles to be installed for breeding; trees died due to toxic droppings of birds As part of the improvement of the 270-acre migratory birds’ habitat in the Kolleru Bird Sanctuary, 120 iron poles have been installed for breeding and nesting in the absence of tree cover. The efforts …

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Mudragada pulls up Jagan for ‘U-turn’ on Kapu reservation

Mudragada pulls up Jagan for ‘U-turn’ on Kapu reservation

He asks why should Kapus vote for YSR Congress Party YSR Congress (YSRC) president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday incurred the wrath of Kapu leader Mudragada Padmanabham for reportedly saying he could not promise inclusion of Kapus in the list of Backward Classes on the ground that the matter …

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Young Sainiks remember Kargil heroes

Young Sainiks remember Kargil heroes

Cadets perform play on the war Sainik School Kalikiri celebrated the Kargil Diwas, commemorating the country’s victory over Pakistan in the 1999 war. At a cultural event organised to honour the brave hearts, cadets, clad in combat fatigues, enacted a play highlighting soldiers’ hardships on the battlefield and the pride …

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‘Kalam, most-loved Indian after Mahatma Gandhi’

‘Kalam, most-loved Indian after Mahatma Gandhi’

Scientist reveals the other side of his mentor “Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam is the most loved Indian after Mahatma Gandhi. He is also the scientist who is largely adored by the common man,” said V. Seshagiri Rao, a distinguished scientist (retired) at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota. Speaking at …

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BJP wilted under pressure from our MPs, says Naidu

BJP wilted under pressure from our MPs, says Naidu

‘Continue the fight for justice both in and outside Parliament’ Giving his party MPs a pat for exposing what he called the double standards of the BJP on the Special Category Status (SCS), Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday exhorted them to continue the fight both in Parliament and …

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I know how to hit back at factionists, looters: Pawan

I know how to hit back at factionists, looters: Pawan

YSR Congress Party president’s unsavoury remarks are the trigger In a strong retort to some objectionable comments made on him by YSR Congress (YSRC) president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, Jana Sena Party (JSP) president Pawan Kalyan said on Wednesday he knew how to talk in a similar language but restrained …

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The legacy of C.K. Nayudu still continues: Kumble

The legacy of C.K. Nayudu still continues: Kumble

Former cricketer unveils statue of the legendary cricketer Former India cricket captain and national coach Anil Kumble on Tuesday said Col. C.K. Nayudu had laid the foundation for Indian cricket and his legacy still continued. He unveiled the statue of India’s first Test captain (1932-34) on Wild Forest Road here …

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Bandh over A.P. special status evokes mixed response

Bandh over A.P. special status evokes mixed response

Virtual clampdown on the YSRCP cadres and leaders The bandh call given by the YSR Congress Party to press for the Special Category Status (SCS) to Andhra Pradesh evoked mixed response on Tuesday. The bandh was partial following the virtual clampdown on protesters with pre-dawn arrests of party leaders at many places. …

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Water from Pothireddypadu to Rayalaseema from today

Water from Pothireddypadu to Rayalaseema from today

Srisailam reservoir would get filled up in 10 days, says CM; reviews progress of the Polavaram project Water would be released for Rayalaseema through the Pothireddypadu head regulator from Tuesday, Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu said in a teleconference with the Collectors of all the 13 districts and heads of …

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Venkaiah irate over TDP disruption

Venkaiah irate over TDP disruption

Rajya Sabha proceedings were taken off air after the MPs trooped into the well of the House Rajya Sabha proceedings were taken off air on Monday as Telugu Desam Party MPs trooped into the well of the House demanding discussion on special status for Andhra Pradesh. The proceedings were not …

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