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Man sets himself on fire over failing to repay loan in Andhra Pradesh

Vijayawada Police told media that the deceased was running a transport business and had borrowed money from two people. Unable to pay back the loan, he burnt himself at his residence in Chodavaram village.

Jun 30, 2019, 10:44 AM IST

Vijaywada Lok Sabha constituency of Andhra Pradesh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Vijaywada Lok Sabha constituency of Andhra Pradesh. 

Apr 02, 2019, 17:32 PM IST

Vijaywada Lok Sabha constituency: YSRCP looks to bring down TDP

TDP's Kesineni Srinivas is once again favoured to lead the party here after a successful campaign in 2014. YSRCP, however, is determined to play spoilsport.

Mar 07, 2019, 10:46 AM IST

NDMA gears up to deal with heat wave, asks states to prepare 'action plan'

The NDMA has asked all states to prepare an action plan to deal with heat wave.

Feb 23, 2018, 08:07 AM IST

India A trounce New Zealand A by an innings to claim series 2-0

Spinners Karn Sharma and Shahbaz Nadeem wreaked havoc as India A thrashed New Zealand A by an innings and 26 runs to win the two-match unofficial Test series 2-0

Oct 03, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham pontiff Jayendra Saraswathi hopitalised, condition stable

The Pontiff of Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham, Jayendra Saraswathi, was rushed to a hospital in Vijayawada, following a spurt in his blood pressure on Tuesday.

Aug 30, 2016, 13:26 PM IST

Poll victory: Andhra CM Naidu congratulates Jayalalithaa, Mamta Banerjee

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday congratulated his Tamil Nadu and West Bengal counterparts J Jayalalithaa and Mamata Banerjee over the victory of AIADMK and All India Trinamool Congress in the Assembly elections.

May 19, 2016, 16:30 PM IST

Containers with Rs 570 crore cash stopped by EC in poll-bound Tamil Nadu

Election Commission seized 3 containers with Rs 570 crore cash in Tiripur district of Tamil Nadu today. 

May 14, 2016, 12:10 PM IST

Liberalisation had negative impact on Indian economy: Prakash Karat

Senior CPM leader Prakash Karat on Sunday criticised the post-1991 liberalisation regime

Apr 17, 2016, 23:49 PM IST

Class X AP State Board examination begins on Monday

The Secondary School Certificate (class X) examination of the Andhra Pradesh Board of Secondary Education will commence from Monday

Mar 20, 2016, 12:47 PM IST

Andhra CM launches app to file police complaint through mobile phone

 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday launched mobile application 'police app' enabling citizens in the state capital region with the facility to lodge complaint or report about any crime through their cell phones.

Jun 21, 2015, 19:52 PM IST

New Andhra capital will be ready by 2019: Naidu

Hyderabad: foundation of the new capital of Andhra Pradesh between Vijaywada and Guntur will be laid next year and its first phase with the government buildings and social infrastructure will be ready by 2019, said Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu Friday.

Dec 05, 2014, 22:09 PM IST

London-based millionaire pays Rs 1 cr to get rivals killed in Andhra

The Delhi Police have cracked an international murder plot that involved a London-based millionaire.

Oct 08, 2014, 14:54 PM IST

Special train between Vijayawada and Ahmedabad

The Railways will run a special train between Vijayawada
and Ahmedabad via Ballarshah on May 30 to clear the summer rush.

May 23, 2014, 11:22 AM IST

Four-day Pulse Polio campaign from Jan 19 in Vijaywada

The Pulse Polio immunisation campaign will be held in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh for four days from January 19.

Jan 10, 2014, 14:26 PM IST

Woman gang-raped in Vijaywada railway yard

Vijayawada: A 27-year-old woman passenger was allegedly gang-raped by four persons in Vijayawada Railway yard here, the GRP said on Tuesday.

Nov 05, 2013, 16:06 PM IST

Uttarakhand pilgrims arrive in Vijaywada in special train

Pilgrims from Krishna district, who were rescued after being stranded in the rain-ravaged Uttarakhand, reached here on Sunday from New Delhi.

Jun 23, 2013, 12:27 PM IST

Naga woman held from AP for conning investors at Rs 11 crore

A woman from Nagaland was on Wednesday arrested from Vijaywada in Andhra Pradesh on charge of duping investors to the tune of Rs 11 crore through a money circulation scheme, police said.

Aug 01, 2012, 23:55 PM IST

Devotees beaten up by travel agents in Shirdi

Local travel agents allegedly beat up devotees including women and children in a residential room of the Shri Saibaba trust here over a petty dispute, police has said.

May 25, 2012, 15:37 PM IST

Bezwada people on hunger strike, Ramu unaffected

He must be titled the `king of controversies’, for he has a number of adverse issues attached to his name. Or we may say he loves stirring controversies. Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is in news again; this time for hurting the sentiments of people belonging to the district of Bezwada, Andhra Pradesh.

Jun 01, 2011, 14:51 PM IST