Andhrapradesh

Jagan’s campaign crosses the 300-km mark

Jagan’s campaign crosses the 300-km mark

TDP leader from Vijayawada joins the party The Praja Sankalpa Yatra of the YSR Congress Party president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy crossed the 300-km mark when it reached the Yemmiganur Assembly constituency in the district on Wednesday. The yatra started from Gonegandla village and passed through I. Konda, I. Konda …

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Assembly can take the lead in propagating Telugu: CM

Assembly can take the lead in propagating Telugu: CM

Efforts on to ensure the language gets the importance it deserves in a few States’ Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu said the Legislative Assembly could take the lead in propagating Telugu by making all correspondences in the native language while the government implemented the recommendations of a six-member committee that …

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Google not a substitute for a ‘guru’: Venkaiah Naidu

Google not a substitute for a ‘guru’: Venkaiah Naidu

Varsities should become centres of excellence, says the Vice-President The Google search engine may offer answers to many questions asked by students, but it can never be a substitute for a guru (teacher), said Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday. He was addressing a meeting at the inauguration of the …

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Gang stealing imported edible oil at port busted

Gang stealing imported edible oil at port busted

Accused charged with pilfering oil from main pipeline The Sarpavaram police on Tuesday nabbed the members of a gang that was charged with stealing edible oil being imported via Kakinada Port and recovered from them two tonnes of palm oil and a lorry being used for transportation. Superintendent of Police …

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GUDA Chairman offers to resign

GUDA Chairman offers to resign

Refutes allegations on tank park beautification works GUDA Chairman Ganni Krishna on Monday announced that he was ready to resign from his post rather than compromise on public issues. He spoke to mediapersons here on Monday after the foundation stone for the Kambala tank park beautification works worth 97 lakh …

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Eradication of child labour will create jobs for youth, says Satyarthi

Eradication of child labour will create jobs for youth, says Satyarthi

‘210 million jobs for adults can be created if it is eradicated’ Millions of job opportunities could be created for the unemployed if child labour was eradicated across the world, said Nobel laureate and children’s rights activist Kailash Satyarthi. He was addressing a meeting with representatives of the child welfare …

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Put an end to harassment: Jagan

Put an end to harassment: Jagan

Jagan advises ryots not to commit suicide During his ‘padayatra’ in Pathikonda constituency in Kurnool district on Thursday, YSR Congress Party president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy lambasted the Chandrababu Naidu government accusing it of harassing distressed farmers by registering cases and opening rowdy-sheets against them in a bid to shy …

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RINL stocks precarious owing to K-K line shutdown

RINL stocks precarious owing to K-K line shutdown

Sources say existing iron ore stocks at steel plant can last four to five days The shutdown of Kirandul-Kothavalasa railway line following rolling down of boulders on to the track near Anantagiri under the influence of incessant rain in early October has forced the officials of Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited …

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Drones to be used for spraying pesticides

Drones to be used for spraying pesticides

Government prepared to shoulder the burden, says Chief Minister The State government is ready to bear the entire expenditure for using drones to spray pesticides to prevent the spread of plant diseases, Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu told the Assembly here on Tuesday. Intervening during a short discussion on agriculture …

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‘Chalo Assembly’ foiled; many SCS supporters arrested

‘Chalo Assembly’ foiled; many SCS supporters arrested

Actor Shivaji, Chalasani Srinivas shifted to Hyderabad Leaders of various political parties, who attempted to take out the ‘Chalo Assembly’ demanding Special Category Status (SCS), were taken into custody at different places on Monday. Leaders of the YSR Congress Party, the Communist Party of India, the Communist Party of India …

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