New rock structure surfaces near Chandragiri Fort

New rock structure surfaces near Chandragiri Fort

A new rock structure comprising stone slabs, believed to be belonging to the 11th century, surfaced very close to the Chandragiri Fort, one of the three capitals of the erstwhile Vijayanagara Empire, recently. The structure was unearthed when a farmer, Shaik Mujib, was using an earthmover to till his farm located close to the fort. … Read more

India’s job crisis: Could Andhra Pradesh’s skill census be Modi 3.0’s game-changer?

India’s job crisis: Could Andhra Pradesh’s skill census be Modi 3.0’s game-changer?

India, with its booming population, is facing a gloomy job scenario. Even its 7% economic growth may not bring any cheer. The issue is not just ‘how many’ jobs are being created, but also ‘what kind of’ jobs, which presents a crisis within a crisis. Amidst this grim situation, an idea from Andhra Pradesh could … Read more

Ministers assure redevelopment works at Ranganatha Swamy temple

Ministers assure redevelopment works at Ranganatha Swamy temple

A.P. Endowments Minister Anam Ramanarayana Reddy, Nellore MP Vemireddy Prabhakar Reddy and MA&UD Minister Ponguru Narayana addressing media at Sri Ranganatha Swamy temple in Nellore on Monday. Andhra Pradesh Endowments Minister Anam Ramanarayana Reddy, along with Municipal Administration and Urban Development (MA&UD) Minister Ponguru Narayana and Nellore MP Vemireddy Prabhakar Reddy, visited Sri Thalpagiri Ranganatha … Read more

Training on cancer screening begins at Ongole Medical College

Training on cancer screening begins at Ongole Medical College

The three-day training on cancer screening began at Ongole Medical College on Tuesday. College principal Dr. A. Yedukondalu Rao inaugurated the training programme. Speaking on the occasion, he asked the people to stay away from junk foods and practice doing physical exercises regularly to prevent cancer. All the doctors and their supporting staff will participate … Read more

A State without a capital yet

A State without a capital yet

People thronging the market near Char Minar in Hyderabad. | Photo Credit: ANI Just days before the deadline of June 2, 2024, the day when Hyderabad will cease to be the joint capital of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, the political class in residual Andhra Pradesh maintains a stoic silence on the issue of choosing a … Read more

Political parties focusing on booth-wise strategies in Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts

Political parties focusing on booth-wise strategies in Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts

All political parties have been focusing on booth-wise strategies to improve their winning chances in the crucial general election to be held on May 13. As the curtains are down for regular campaigning, leaders have been busy in assessing the weak and strong points in various places of their respective constituencies. The fight is mainly … Read more

Understanding how Muslims get reservations in India

Understanding how Muslims get reservations in India

Addressing a rally in Rajasthan’s Tonk-Sawai Madhopur Lok Sabha constituency, which votes on April 26, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the Congress has tried to reduce the reservations for Scheduled Castes (SCs), Scheduled Tribes (STs) and Other Backward Classes (OBCs) and give it to Muslims in defiance of the Constitution. He made a specific reference to the … Read more

SSC supplementary exams from May 24, timetable released

SSC supplementary exams from May 24, timetable released

The Andhra Pradesh Board of Secondary Education, on April 24 released the timetable for SSC Advanced Supplementary Examinations, scheduled to start from May 24, 2024. In a statement, Director of Government Examinations, D. Devananda Reddy said students would write their exam in the First Language (Group-A) and First Language Paper-I (Composite Course) on May 24, … Read more

Discover the hidden charm of Anija on the Odisha-Andhra border

Discover the hidden charm of Anija on the Odisha-Andhra border

Visitors enjoying in kayaks and boats at River Nagavali at Anija village in Rayagada district, Odisha. | Photo Credit: KR Deepak Two things about Anija, a village located in the Rayagada district of Odisha take you by surprise. One, less than three hours from the humidity, dust and din of Visakhapatnam is a picture-perfect green … Read more

Girl burnt alive, parents injured in fire mishap

Girl burnt alive, parents injured in fire mishap

A girl was burnt alive, and her parents critically injured, after the hotel they own caught fire reportedly due to a leakage from a gas cylinder at Jallipalle village of Kuderu mandal, on Tuesday afternoon. According to police, couple Nagabushanam and Jyothi operate a roadside hotel in the village. After lunchtime, when there were no … Read more