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Anti -Ragging panels set up at  Acharya  Nagarjuna  University

Anti -Ragging panels set up at Acharya Nagarjuna University

Jul 23,2017 , 01:00 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Acharya Nagarjuna University Vice-Chancellor Prof A Rajendra Prasad said that the university set up anti-ragging committees in the six colleges functioning in the university jurisdiction to check ragging. He added that they have already displayed anti-ragging boards in the university to create awareness about ragging.
Minister vents ire at officials

Minister vents ire at officials

Jul 20,2017 , 12:36 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Minister for Social Welfare and Tribal Welfare Nakka Anand Babu inspected the tribal welfare hostel and school at AT Agraharam and vented ire at the officials for deteriorating sanitation on the hostel premises. He warned the officials that he would take stern action if the same situation repeats again.
Government encourages farmers to go for non-paddy crops

Government encourages farmers to go for non-paddy crops

Jul 17,2017 , 02:49 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
The government is planning to release water if there are sufficient inflows to Nagarjunasagar. If there is no improvement in the water level, the water release will not be possible. However, the government released 1 tmc ft water to Nagarjunasagar right canal to cater to the drinking water needs in Guntur district.
Purandeswari urges NGOs to serve society

Purandeswari urges NGOs to serve society

Jul 17,2017 , 01:06 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Former Union Minister Daggubati Purandeswari lauded the Kannan Rangaiah Charitable Trust for distributing scholarships to the meritorious students among the poor and for organising social service activities.
State to set up Information Commission soon

State to set up Information Commission soon

Jul 16,2017 , 02:07 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Special chief secretary to government Lingaraju Panigrahi said that the government would appoint state information commission soon. “A road map is being prepared for the same and the commission will be formed. Once commission is constituted, a notification will be issued for the appointment of information commissioners,” he informed.
Anu gives a flying start

Anu gives a flying start

Jul 16,2017 , 01:12 AM IST | Sports
The 57th Inter-State Senior National Athletics Championship got-off to a blistering start, thanks to a new meet record in women 400metres hurdles at the newly-laid Blue Granule synthetic track at Acharya Nagarjuna University (ANU) campus here on Saturday.
Crop insurance under  Prime Minister Fasal Bima Yojana Scheme

Crop insurance under Prime Minister Fasal Bima Yojana Scheme

Jul 16,2017 , 12:36 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Farmers, who are cultivating paddy, should pay crop insurance premium of Rs 320 per acre before August 21 to insure crops under the Prime Minister Fasal Bima Yojana Scheme (PMFBY). The government will insure the crop for Rs 16,000 per acre under the scheme. If the crop is damaged, it will pay compensation based on the damage.
Venkaiah Naidu calls on Battina

Venkaiah Naidu calls on Battina

Jul 16,2017 , 12:32 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Union Minister for Urban Development M Venkaiah Naidu consoled former BJP state vice-president Battina Narasimha Rao, who is undergoing treatment at Ramesh Hospital in the city, on Saturday. He enquired about his health condition. Doctors explained about treatment they are providing to him. It may be noted Battina Narasimha Rao has been suffering from cardiac problem.
YSRCP will be defeated in next Assembly elections: Dokka

YSRCP will be defeated in next Assembly elections: Dokka

Jul 10,2017 , 11:54 PM IST | Andhra Pradesh
MLC Dokka Manikya Vara Prasad on Monday predicted that Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu would defeat the plans of election strategist Prasanth Kishor like Arjun in the Maha Bharat in the coming Assembly elections. He said,"The Chief Minister will fight like Arjun and Prasanth Kishor will perish like Karna".
Anganwadis to be developed as English Medium Schools

Anganwadis to be developed as English Medium Schools

Jul 09,2017 , 01:06 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Guntur Municipal Corporation Commissioner Challa Anuradha said that Anganwadi Centres in the city would be developed as model Anganwadi English Medium Schools during the first phase.
YSRC legislator Alla held, released on bail

YSRC legislator Alla held, released on bail

Jul 07,2017 , 04:39 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Police today arrested Mangalagiri MLA Alla Rama Krishna Reddy in connection with Penumaka case, who was later released on station bail.
Factionalism will be wiped out in Palnadu: New SP

Factionalism will be wiped out in Palnadu: New SP

Jun 29,2017 , 01:20 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Ch Venkata Appala Naidu took charge as Guntur (Rural) Superintendent of Police at the DPO in the city on Wednesday. Speaking to the media, he said that he would give top priority to put an end to factionalism in Palnadu region and take necessary steps to wipe it out.
Water released to Krishna Western Delta  region

Water released to Krishna Western Delta region

Jun 29,2017 , 01:13 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Minister for Irrigation Devineni Uma Maheswara Rao, Minister for Civil Supplies Prathipati Pulla Rao and Minister for Social Welfare Nakka Anand Babu switched on the button at Sitanagaram near the Prakasam Barrage and released water into the canal on Wednesday.
Phase-I to be ready by Jan next

Phase-I to be ready by Jan next

Jun 26,2017 , 12:22 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
First phase of International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) golden temple construction at Changheeskhanpet near Kondaveedu in Guntur district is expected to be completed by January next year.
Vasireddy Venkatadri Institute of Technology inks pact with SPHERE

Vasireddy Venkatadri Institute of Technology inks pact with SPHERE

Jun 25,2017 , 02:05 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
Vasireddy Venkatadri Institute of Technology (VVIT) on Saturday entered into an MoU with SPHERE, a trusted adviser for supply-chain solutions to retailers, manufacturers, logistics and distribution. The terms of the MoU facilitate providing internships to students, project sabbaticals, and help faculty upgrade skills.