Andhrapradesh

20 girl students taken ill due to ‘food poisoning’

Owing to its bad smell, some students avoided the food and got their dinner from outside. About 25 girl students of the Sri Seshachala College in Puttur, pursuing their B.Ed course, were taken ill on Thursday and were rushed to a private hospital. The students alleged that they were served …

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Will never do injustice to BCs: CM

‘At the same time, the government will support the real cause of Kapus’ Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has said his government will never do injustice to the Backward Classes (BCs), which have been supporting the TDP for the last 35 years. “Believe me. I will not do injustice to …

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Rs. 100 cr. for the first Nobel laureate from State, says CM

Rs. 100 cr. for the first Nobel laureate from State, says CMA huge monetary bonanza awaits the first Nobel laureate from the State. Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu, during the inaugural ceremony of the Children Science Congress at Sri Padmavati Mahila Viswa Vidyalayam (SPMVV), announced a cash prize of Rs.100 …

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Women need to develop ‘killer instinct’ to excel, Neeta Varma

Family support plays a key role in a woman’s career, say speakers at Women’s Science Congress TIRUPATI: The issue of women scientists not making it to the top in desirable numbers came up for discussion at the 6th Women’s Science Congress that began here on Wednesday. Conducted as a part …

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Haroche throws light on scientific research

TIRUPATI: The interactions varied from past and present education systems, patience as a virtue, role of a teacher in nurturing a student and much more. These topics emerged from the discussions between Nobel laureate Serge Haroche and students of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s (BVB) Sri Venkateswara Vidyalaya here on Thursday. Prof. …

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India moving towards exporting Defence equipment: Satheesh Reddy

‘It is aimed at cutting imports by 30 per cent in next five years and simultaneously upgrading technologically’ TIRUPATI: From the stage of importing arms, ammunition, and Defence equipment, India is slowly, yet steadily, moving towards becoming a full scale exporter in 10 years, thanks to initiatives such as ‘Make …

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PM offers worship at Lord Venkateswara temple

Modi arrived at the temple after inaugurating the annual five-day 104th Indian Science Congress at Sri Venkateswara University. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Tuesday, offered worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near Tirumala. He was accorded a customary welcome amid chanting of Vedic hymns by the high …

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2 held in illegal fireworks unit blast case

Two persons, including Amara Venkata Ramanaiah Setti, the owner of the illegal fireworks unit, were arrested on Monday on the charges of unauthorised manufacture of crackers and also for negligence leading to the death of several workers in the explosion on the eve of New Year Day in Nellore city. …

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Pawan to interact with kidney patients today

Jana Sena founder and actor Pawan Kalyan will interact with kidney patients of the Uddanam region at Itchapuram on Tuesday around 12.30 p.m. The party local leaders and his fans are making arrangements for the tour. Mr. Kalyan’s tour was cancelled last month with the demise of Tamil Nadu Chief …

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800 villagers taken ill due to suspected food poisoning

About 800 villagers of Marrivalasa, Pathavalasa, and Srungavaram in the limits of K. Kotapadu Police Station were taken ill and hospitalised on Sunday night, after they consumed non-vegetarian food at a ‘coming of age’ ceremony at Marrivalasa in Visakhapatnam district. According to the police, about 2,000 persons from the three …

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