Nellore

Seven killed in accidents during Ganesh celebrations in Andhra

At least seven people were killed and three injured in separate accidents during Ganesh festivities in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday, police said.

Aug 27, 2017, 22:32 PM IST
Venkaiah Naidu as NDA vice-presidential candidate - Here's why PM Narendra Modi chose the veteran BJP leader from south

Venkaiah Naidu as NDA vice-presidential candidate - Here's why PM Narendra Modi chose the veteran BJP leader from south

Senior BJP leader and party veteran Venkaiah Naidu was picked up as the ruling NDA's vice-presidential candidate to contest against Opposition nominee Gopalkrishna Gandhi.

Jul 18, 2017, 15:17 PM IST
Cyclonic Vardah intensifies, to hit Andhra Pradesh coast on Dec 12; CM Chandrababu Naidu chairs meet

Cyclonic Vardah intensifies, to hit Andhra Pradesh coast on Dec 12; CM Chandrababu Naidu chairs meet

Cyclonic storm Vardah which was in southeast Bay of Bengal has further intensified and is 880 kms southeast of Nellore, Meteorological department said on Saturday

Dec 10, 2016, 16:12 PM IST
Cyclone Vardah likely to maintain its intensity up to Sunday

Cyclone Vardah likely to maintain its intensity up to Sunday

Cyclonic storm Vardah is very likely to maintain its peak intensity up to evening of December 11, 2016.

Dec 10, 2016, 09:33 AM IST
Cyclone Vardah to hit Andhra Pradesh coast on December 12

Cyclone Vardah to hit Andhra Pradesh coast on December 12

CycloneVardah is set to hit Andhra Pradesh coast near Machilipatnam by 12 December.CycloneVardah is set to hit Andhra Pradesh coast near Machilipatnam by 12 December.

Dec 08, 2016, 15:40 PM IST
Disturbing! Pregnant woman burnt alive by in-laws in Andhra Pradesh – Know the chilling details

Disturbing! Pregnant woman burnt alive by in-laws in Andhra Pradesh – Know the chilling details

In a tragic incident, a pregnant woman was set ablaze in Andhra Pradesh's Nellore area.

Sep 01, 2016, 11:57 AM IST

ACB unearths assets worth several crores amassed by 2 AP babus

 The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Andhra Pradesh government today claimed to have unearthed assets worth crores of rupees amassed by two government officials through illegal means, in two separate cases.

Dec 19, 2015, 23:11 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh Police mulls use of drones to check red sanders smuggling

The Andhra Pradesh police is mulling the use of drone cameras for enhanced surveillance in Seshachalam forests of Chittoor-Kadapa-Nellore region in its bid to tighten the noose around red sanders smugglers.

Sep 23, 2015, 11:00 AM IST

Nellore: In a first, IPS officer arrested for looting in train

In a first of its kind, an IPS officer was arrested in Nellore on loot charges while travelling in a train.

Jun 17, 2015, 14:27 PM IST

Heat wave: Death toll crosses 1300 mark in Andhra Pradesh

The death toll due to searing heatwave sweeping Andhra Pradesh has crossed the 1300 mark on Thursday and has claimed 314 more lives in the last 24 hours, officials said.

May 28, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Nellore schools to have highest number of eToilets in India

 Nellore in Andhra Pradesh will soon become the first district in the country with the highest number of school eToilets, thanks to Kerala-based Eram Scientific Solutions, the sole manufacturers of these electronic toilets.

May 14, 2015, 14:15 PM IST

Mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu's body to reach his native place today

The body of Indian mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who was found dead during an expedition in the mountains of Argentina last month, will reach his native place in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh on Friday evening.

Apr 24, 2015, 05:39 AM IST

Man held for trying to rape daughter-in-law in Hyderabad

An elderly man was today arrested after he allegedly tried to rape his daughter-in-law in Andhra Pradesh's Nellore district, police said.

Apr 23, 2015, 15:44 PM IST

Mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu's body to reach Nellore today

Body of famed Indian mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who was found dead during an expedition in the high mountains of Argentina last month, would reach his native place in Nellore district on Monday.

Apr 20, 2015, 09:23 AM IST

Mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu's body to reach Nellore by Monday

Body of famed Indian mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who was found dead during an expedition in the high mountains of Argentina last month, would reach his native place in Nellore district by April 20.

Apr 18, 2015, 19:59 PM IST

Passenger train coach gutted in fire in Andhra Pradesh

A coach of the Chennai-Gudur passenger train was gutted at Sullurpet railway station in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh Monday evening but nobody was injured in the accident, Government Railway Police (GRP) sources said.

Apr 13, 2015, 22:01 PM IST
RIP Malli Mastan Babu: 'Mountains retained its favourite child'

RIP Malli Mastan Babu: 'Mountains retained its favourite child'

Ace mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who went missing since March 24 from Andes Mountains in South America, has been found dead.

Apr 04, 2015, 10:37 AM IST

'God of Cricket' Sachin Tendulkar visits adopted AP village

Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar was on Sunday accorded a warm welcome as he visited the tiny village of Puttamrajuvari Kandrika which he has decided to adopt under the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana.

Nov 16, 2014, 13:10 PM IST

Venkaiah Naidu unveils bronze statue of Sardar Patel

Amid the Congress-BJP war of words over legacy of leaders, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said that Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was "denied justice" during his life time and even after his death despite his contribution to the freedom struggle and unification of India.

Nov 15, 2014, 15:26 PM IST

Four arrested for election-time liquor distribution in AP

 The crime investigation department (CID) of Andhra Pradesh Police today said it had arrested four persons including a sub-inspector of Prohibition and Excise Department in connection with smuggling of liquor ahead of this year's general elections in Nellore district.

Oct 31, 2014, 23:26 PM IST