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Vizag sailor who died aboard Iranian ship cremated

Vizag sailor who died aboard Iranian ship cremated

By: Nalla Babu VISAKHAPATNAM: While the world was gearing up to usher in the New Year, a pall of gloom descended on Aripaka, 30km from here, as the last rites of a local hero were being performed.Many of Aripaka‘s residents turned up for the funeral of Pilla Mohan Venkata Appalanaidu […]

Dress code at Durga temple from Tuesday

Dress code at Durga temple from Tuesday

VIJAYAWADA: Starting from New Year?s day, traditional dress is mandatory for devotees seeking darshan and arjitha sevas at Sri Durga Malleswara Swamyvarla Devatsanams. The dress code largely aims at women devotees. Saree, lehenga and blouse come under the traditional classification. A team of women will be there at the temple […]

1 dead, 6 hurt after cranes collapse at Kakinada

1 dead, 6 hurt after cranes collapse at Kakinada

KAKINADA: One person was killed and six others were injured when two huge cranes collapsed all of a sudden at on Saturday morning. According to sources, more than 40 workers were attending the repair works at one of the cranes when the accident occurred. Police sources said that the accident […]

T‘gana, Andhra yet to exchange 60,000 antiquities

T‘gana, Andhra yet to exchange 60,000 antiquities

VISAKHAPATNAM: Apart from Telugu, the now separate states of and share common history and heritage. However, the states, post the bifurcation in 2014, are yet to exchange antiques numbering close to 60,000 pieces, including treasure-troves and ancient inscriptions, some of which date back to 200-300 BCE. The list of valuable […]

AP: HC returns ?home? to Guntur after 62 years

AP: HC returns ?home? to Guntur after 62 years

VIJAYAWADA: It?s a homecoming for the . The high court of erstwhile Andhra state functioned from for three years from 1954, though the state capital was in . The high court is set to return to Amaravati (Vijayawada-Guntur region) on New Year day after a gap of 62 years. The […]