Election observers to receive code violation complaints in Vijayawada

Election observers to receive code violation complaints in Vijayawada

Complaints could also be made through the C-Vigil, the 1950 Complaints, the NGS Portal Complaints, the ESMS, and other platforms, says official. | Photo Credit: File Photo Election observers will receive complaints and representations from political parties, candidates in the fray, and the general public regarding election violations on all days between 2 p.m. and … Read more

KLU establishes Child Autism Care Centre in collaboration with US-based  organisation

KLU establishes Child Autism Care Centre in collaboration with US-based  organisation

The K.L. Deemed to be University (KLU), in collaboration with a United States (US)-based organisation Early Autism Service (EAS), established a Child Autism Care Centre and a Child Psychiatry Centre on campus. In a statement released on Wednesday, KLU vice-president Koneru Raja Harin said that the objective was to provide solutions to learning and developmental … Read more

To join or not to? BJP’s dilemma on tie-up with TDP-JSP for Andhra Pradesh elections continues

To join or not to? BJP’s dilemma on tie-up with TDP-JSP for Andhra Pradesh elections continues

Senior leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Andhra Pradesh unit on March 2 held in-depth discussions on the knotty issue of whether or not to tie up with the Telugu Desam Party (TDP)-Jana Sena Party (JSP) combine for the forthcoming elections. While the party continues to weigh pros and cons of an electoral alliance, … Read more

5-day ‘Maha Sathaavadhanam’ begins in Vijayawada

5-day ‘Maha Sathaavadhanam’ begins in Vijayawada

Noted Avadhani and poet Madugula Naga Phani Sarma performing at Sri Durga Soundarya Lahari Mahasatha Avadhaanam in Vijayawada on Monday. | Photo Credit: K.V.S. Giri A five-day ‘Sri Durga Soundarya Lahari Maha Sathaavadhanam’ began here on Monday. Noted Avadhanam expert and poet Madugula Nagaphani Sarma performed the ‘Avadhanam’ while the speakers praised him for his … Read more

Dalit Sthree Sakthi organises conference on violence against marginalised communities

Dalit Sthree Sakthi organises conference on violence against marginalised communities

At a round table conference on ‘Violence Against Dalit Adivasi Women and Girl Children’ organised by the Dalit Sthree Sakthi, in Vijayawada on February 24 (Saturday), cases of 29 victims were represented before a jury of retired district judges Jay Raju and Jesu Ratna Kumar, A.P. State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (SCPCR) Chairman … Read more

Andhra Pradesh officials sound alert on bird flu, collect samples from poultry farms

Andhra Pradesh officials sound alert on bird flu, collect samples from poultry farms

Chickens at a poultry farm in Vijayawada on Sunday. There has been a drop in chicken sales due to the bird flu scare in the last two days, according to traders. | Photo Credit: G.N. Rao Officials sounded an alert over the presence of Avian Influenza A(H5N1), also known as bird flu, in Nellore district. … Read more

BJP considering proposal to field Yamini Sarma from Vijayawada Central

BJP considering proposal to field Yamini Sarma from Vijayawada Central

Sadineni Yamini Sarma  | Photo Credit: The Hindu : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is weighing its options of fielding Sadineni Yamini Sarma from the Vijayawada Central Assembly constituency. The proposal assumes significance in the wake of YSRCP’s decision to field Velampalli Srinivas instead of Malladi Vishnu, sitting MLA. Mr. Vishnu and Ms. Yamini Sarma … Read more

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind launches awareness campaign against drug abuse

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind launches awareness campaign against drug abuse

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind members releasing posters of their campaign against drug abuse, in Vijayawada on Saturday. | Photo Credit: G.N. Rao The Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) has planned to run a State-level campaign against drug abuse and other vices. Representative of the organisation Abdul Sattar, on Saturday, said that about 98 lakh people, including minors, were addicted … Read more

SCR officers, rail passengers in Vijayawada celebrate 50th anniversary of Godavari Express

SCR officers, rail passengers in Vijayawada celebrate 50th anniversary of Godavari Express

Divisional Railway Manager Narendra A. Patil, Senior Divisional Commercial Manager V. Rambabu and other officers cut a cake to mark the golden jubilee celebrations of Godavari Express at Vijayawada railway station on Thursday. | Photo Credit: G.N. Rao Divisional Railway Manager (DRM) Narendra A. Patil cut the cake and participated in the golden jubilee celebrations … Read more

Municipal workers’ strike hits sanitation on ghats in Vijayawada during Bhavani Deeksha relinquishment

Municipal workers’ strike hits sanitation on ghats in Vijayawada during Bhavani Deeksha relinquishment

Discarded robes lay in heaps at Seethamma ghat in Vijayawada on Thursday afternoon as the second day of relinquishing Bhavani Deeksha saw a lot of devotee rush. | Photo Credit: K.V.S. GIRI Sanitation and maintenance of the ghats during the five-day Bhavani Deeksha relinquishment in Vijayawada have been hit by the ongoing State-wide strike by … Read more