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UPSC civil services exam 2020: South Central Railway to run special trains for candidates
India

UPSC civil services exam 2020: South Central Railway to run special trains for candidates

The UPSC special train will depart from Vijaywada at 3 pm on 3 October and leave for return journey from Vishakhapatnam at 8.30 pm on 4 October

From Moscow to Vijayawada: How generations of Telugu readers grew up on Soviet children’s literature
Arts & Culture

From Moscow to Vijayawada: How generations of Telugu readers grew up on Soviet children’s literature

It is hard to overstate the impact of Soviet children’s literature on its Telugu readers.

Ten dead after blaze at makeshift COVID-19 facility in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada; CM orders probe
India

Ten dead after blaze at makeshift COVID-19 facility in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada; CM orders probe

The PMO announced that an ex-gratia amount of Rs 2 lakh each from PMNRF would be given to the next of kin of those who have lost their lives

24 infected with coronavirus in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada after bored truck driver plays cards with friends, neighbours
India

24 infected with coronavirus in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada after bored truck driver plays cards with friends, neighbours

A bored truck driver's driver's attempt to kill time by indulging in a game of cards with friends and neighbours led to the infection of coronavirus in 24 people in one locality of Vijayawada city in Andhra Pradesh.

Andhra Pradesh reports first coronavirus case; 24-year-old tests positive after recently travelling to Paris
India

Andhra Pradesh reports first coronavirus case; 24-year-old tests positive after recently travelling to Paris

The patient from Andhra Pradesh was admitted to a government hospital in Vijayawada on 20 March and tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday, according to a state health bulletin.

Chandrababu Naidu urges YS Jagan Mohan Reddy not to shift AP capital from Amaravati, says investments may be withdrawn
Politics

Chandrababu Naidu urges YS Jagan Mohan Reddy not to shift AP capital from Amaravati, says investments may be withdrawn

Naidu said if the present government -- which is already in debt -- does not honour the agreements, it will dent the image of the state.

Jagan Mohan Reddy takes oath as Andhra Pradesh CM before huge crowd at Indira Gandhi Stadium in Vijayawada; KCR, MK Stalin attend ceremony
Politics

Jagan Mohan Reddy takes oath as Andhra Pradesh CM before huge crowd at Indira Gandhi Stadium in Vijayawada; KCR, MK Stalin attend ceremony

Jagan, who has taken over his father's — YS Rajasekhara Reddy— seat after a decade, entered the stadium in an open jeep with folded hands amidst a cheering crowd. He got a hero's welcome as his convoy passed and later was greeted with a rousing reception as he began his speech.

Food delivery platform Swiggy expands services in eight new cities, partners with over 1,200 restaurants
Business

Food delivery platform Swiggy expands services in eight new cities, partners with over 1,200 restaurants

The new cities are Dehradun, Puducherry, Mysore, Vijayawada, Nashik, Guwahati, Kanpur and Ludhiana, Swiggy said in a statement.

Car belonging to BJP's GVL Narasimha Rao hits two women in Andhra Pradesh; one dead, other injured
India

Car belonging to BJP's GVL Narasimha Rao hits two women in Andhra Pradesh; one dead, other injured

The BJP national spokesperson issued a clarification about the incident on Twitter, saying that he will meet the family members of the two women to "express heartfelt condolences and all support".

Pune, Navi Mumbai, Greater Mumbai top govt's Ease of Living Index, Delhi trails at 65th spot
India

Pune, Navi Mumbai, Greater Mumbai top govt's Ease of Living Index, Delhi trails at 65th spot

Pune, Navi Mumbai and Greater Mumbai from Maharashtra were ranked India's three most livable places Monday on the government's inaugural 'Ease of Living Index' while Delhi ranked 65th

Over 1,100 endangered Indian star tortoises seized from three train passengers in Vishakapatnam
India

Over 1,100 endangered Indian star tortoises seized from three train passengers in Vishakapatnam

According to DRI officials, the three travelling by the Yashvantpur-Howrah Express from Vijayawada to Howrah were apprehended after the tortoises were found in their baggages on Saturday

Child trafficking racket busted in Jharkhand: 87 boys rescued from Bokaro railway station, 21 from Ranchi
India

Child trafficking racket busted in Jharkhand: 87 boys rescued from Bokaro railway station, 21 from Ranchi

Two coordinated raids rescued 108 children from railway stations in Jharkhand, the adults accompanying them claimed to be taking the children to madrassa in Telangana

Zomato launches its restaurant reviews and ratings platform across 25 new cities
News & Analysis

Zomato launches its restaurant reviews and ratings platform across 25 new cities

Zomato launched its online ordering and food delivery services in May 2015.

Chandrababu Naidu says Narendra Modi survives only on publicity, asserts regional parties will form govt in 2019
Politics

Chandrababu Naidu says Narendra Modi survives only on publicity, asserts regional parties will form govt in 2019

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday mounted a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he survives only on publicity.

Andhra Pradesh environmentalists' struggle to raise awareness as citizens focus on practical, material matters
India

Andhra Pradesh environmentalists' struggle to raise awareness as citizens focus on practical, material matters

Sunday's attempt is the latest in a series of efforts by environmentalists and activists struggling to raise public awareness in Andhra Pradesh

Chandrababu Naidu begins day-long fast on 68th birthday against Centre's refusal to grant special status to Andhra Pradesh
Politics

Chandrababu Naidu begins day-long fast on 68th birthday against Centre's refusal to grant special status to Andhra Pradesh

The TDP president will be staging the protest in Vijayawada on his 68th birthday to pressurise the Central government to fulfill all commitments made at the time of bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh in 2014.

Chandrababu Naidu makes BJP look bad over special status row, but gambit may only pay off if Andhra buys sob story
Politics

Chandrababu Naidu makes BJP look bad over special status row, but gambit may only pay off if Andhra buys sob story

WITh TDP's exit from the NDA govt over special status for Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu has not only made BJP look bad, he also ensured that YSR Congress cannot think of allying with BJP now

Techie from Vijaywada dies in Chennai after falling from 10-foot high bridge at airport
India

Techie from Vijaywada dies in Chennai after falling from 10-foot high bridge at airport

A 29-year-old techie on Monday fell to death from a bridge at the airport in Chennai, police said

Tata Open 2017: Ruthvika Shivani Gadde sweeps 'frustrating' injuries aside to mark second beginning
Sports

Tata Open 2017: Ruthvika Shivani Gadde sweeps 'frustrating' injuries aside to mark second beginning

The Tata Open crown should ease off some pressure from Ruthvika Shivani Gadde's shoulder as this could also prove to be the second beginning for the lanky shuttler.

Vijaywada boat capsize: Death toll rises to 19, officials fear four persons still missing in Krishna river
India

Vijaywada boat capsize: Death toll rises to 19, officials fear four persons still missing in Krishna river

The death toll in the boat capsize incident in Krishna River near Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh has climbed to 19 following the recovery of three more bodies on Monday morning, an official said