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Flood threat subsides in Nashik; water level in Godavari river drops

With incessant rains lashing the district for the fourth consecutive day on Wednesday, river Godavari and its tributaries remained in spate while several prominent temples were submerged due to flood.

Woman, three sons commit suicide in AP

Four members of a family allegedly committed suicide by jumping into a salt creek at a village in East Godavari district in the wee hours on Thursday, police said.

Citizens come forward to clean, restore Nashik's Nandini River

The sub-river Nasardi (Nandini) had almost disappeared in the city since part few years .

Major water crisis in Hyderabad; top reservoirs go completely dry

Major water crisis in Hyderabad; top reservoirs go completely dry

A deadly heat wave and third consecutive drought are to be blamed for the situation.

Submerged temples rise after more than three decades in Maharashtra

Submerged temples rise after more than three decades in Maharashtra

Several temples have resurfaced for the first time after over three decades along the stretches of the Godavari passing through Chandori village.

Telangana Assembly budget session from today

The re-design of irrigation projects, implementation of election promises like double bed room houses and farm loan waiver, several opposition MLAs switching loyalty to the ruling TRS, besides the budget, are among the issues expected to dominate the Budget session of Telangana Legislative Assembly beginning here on Thursday.

Godavari, 1st indigenously designed warship, calls it a day

INS Godavari, the country's first indigenously designed and built warship was on Wednesday decommissioned here after thirty-two years of service. The ship's flag was lowered for the last time during the ceremony here, with many of her former commanding officers on board. But the ship will not meet the same fate as aircraft carrier INS Vikrant which was sold as scrap after the decommissioning.

Godavari, Krishna rivers to be linked today

In a good news to farmers, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will release water of river Godavari into Krishna on Wednesday to mark the formal linking of the two rivers.

Over 11 crore took dip in Godavari during 12 days

More than 11 crore people took a dip in the Godavari river in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh during the 12-day Godavari maha pushkaralu festival that ended on Saturday.

Pushkaram: Governor Narasimhan takes holy dip in Godavari

 ESL Narasimhan, Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, on Monday took a holy dip in the river Godavari on the seventh day of the ongoing 'Mahapushkaram' here.

Godavari not polluted, says Andhra CM N Chandrababu Naidu

Amid the ongoing 'Godavari Pushkaram' here, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has stressed that the river is clean and assured it would be protected in future as well.

Thousands take holy dip in Godavari on second day

Thousands of pilgrims took holy dip in Godavari river here on Wednesday as authorities took steps to improve crowd management, a day after 27 people died in a stampede.

Rajahmundry stampede: Naidu failed to follow standard operating procedures, says Digvijay

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh said Wednesday that Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu had failed to follow standard operating procedures (SOPs) with regard to the organisation of the Maha Pushkaram on the banks of the River Godavari, and this had led to Tuesday's stampede that claimed 29 lives.

Spell out steps to make Godavari clean: HC to Maharashtra

The Bombay High Court has asked Maharashtra government to declare within a week what steps it would take to make the Godavari river in Nashik, where Kumbh Mela starts next month, pollution-free and its water fit for drinking.

Van plunges into Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh, 22 killed

Twenty two people were killed when a multi utility vehicle (MUV), in which they were travelling in plunged into Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh early Saturday.

Two killed as bus falls into Godavari river

At least two people were killed and 30 injured when a bus fell into Godavari river in Khammam district of Telangana on Thursday, police said.

Two girls drown in river Godavari in Telangana

Two girls on Monday drowned in river Godavari while they had gone to take bath at Mogilipet village, nearly 90 km from here, police said.

Andhra to complete Polavaram project in 2018

 Andhra Pradesh aims to complete the prestigious Polavaram irrigation project by March 2018, Governor ESL Narasimhan told the state legislature on Saturday.

Devotees take holy dip in Godavari on 'Mahashivratri'

Over two lakh devotees took holy dip in river Godavari in East and West Godavari districts in Andhra Pradesh on festival 'Maha Shivratri' on Tuesday.