Sep 2, 2014 08:22 PM
In a major breakthrough in the handloom sector, Vijayawada-based Weavers’ Service Centre (WSC), under the Government of India, has come up with the country’s first linen saree, also known as Extra Warp Dobby Design Saree, in the range of 120s
Sep 2, 2014 12:39 AM
For a change, women on Monday displayed their culinary skills, not to please their family members, but to impress upon devotees by making Ganesh idols of various hues. In connection with the ongoing Ganesh festival, Sri Bala Ganapati Swamy Temple Utsav com
Sep 2, 2014 12:35 AM
The snide remarks were so pronounced that Doddapaneni Kalyan Krishna (30), former Andhra Ranji fast bowler and IPL cricketer, decided to pack his bags and leave Hyderabad for Vijayawada, his native place. Months before bifurcation, the insecure feelings i
Sep 2, 2014 08:27 PM
VGTM-UDA forms panel to look into their eligibility. Speaking to The Hindu, UDA Chairman V. Srinivas Reddy said the scrutiny of applications received till 5 p.m. on September 1, which was the last date, has begun but preferred to keep the names of compani
Sep 2, 2014 08:32 PM
Much-awaited announcement on new AP capital likely tomorrow. Meanwhile, Major Irrigation Minister Devineni Umamaheswara Rao and Agriculture Minister P. Pulla Rao have suggested that the new capital to be located in Vijayawada and its surrounding environs
Sep 2, 2014 12:34 PM
Leaders of three parties vow to launch a mass movement Setting aside their political differences, leaders of the Telugu Desam Party, YSR Congress, Congress and other organisations formed a United Front to jointly spearhead an agitation demanding establi
Sep 2, 2014 12:42 AM
A labourer, Vemula Renuka (40), died and another, Daravath Shankar, suffered injuries when a lift suddenly came down in a building at Patamata in Vijayawada on Monday. Police said the lift, which was under maintenance, fell down from a height killing Renu
Sep 2, 2014 12:41 AM
Left parties allege that the government intensified efforts to curtail the benefits of the loan waiver scheme to sections of farmers. The indecision on the part of the government had put the sections into a state of confusion. The nine Left parties have
Sep 2, 2014 12:41 AM
LIC employees in Guntur celebrate 58th formation day. Employees’ unions will hold demonstrations and public discussions on the ‘ill-effects’ of the FDI hike in insurance sector, they said, claiming that the move would be counterproductiv
Sep 2, 2014 12:40 AM
Members of Self Help Groups (SHGs) have joined hands to remove unauthorised liquor outlets (belt shops) in Krishna district. The SHG women, with the help of officials, are now conducting raids to stop the sale of Illicitly Distilled (ID) liquor.Officials o
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