Andhra Pradesh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 14, 2015
Andhra Pradesh's Nellore has gained the unique distinction of becoming the first district in the country with the highest number of e-toilets (461) in its schools.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 25, 2015
Ace mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who died during an expedition in South America, was today buried in his native village Nellore in Andhra Pradesh with state honours as hundreds gathered to pay tributes and bid tearful adieu to him.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2015
Body of famed Indian mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who was found dead during an expedition in the high mountains of Argentina last month, would reach his native place in Nellore district by April 20.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 27, 2014
Three cities in Andhra Pradesh-- Vijaywada, Nellore and Tirupati-- will soon have solar street lighting systems on the lines of Vishakhapatnam, P Narayana, Minister for Municipal Administration, said in Vijaywada.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
Two students were today killed and 14 others, including an auto rickshaw driver, sustained injuries when their three-wheeler collided with a school bus in Andhra Pradesh's Nellore district, police said.
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Sunday November 16, 2014
Cricket legend and Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar today administered an oath to the residents of a village he has adopted in Andhra Pradesh to shun alcohol, urging them instead to "get addicted to spending time with family".
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 16, 2014
Rajya Sabha member and legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar arrived at the Krishnapatnam port near Nellore on Saturday evening, on his way to a village which he has decided to adopt.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 16, 2014
Five persons, including three policemen from Bihar, were today killed and two others injured when a lorry hit two vehicles in Nellore district.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday February 3, 2014
Kanchi Mutt senior pontiff Jayendra Saraswathi was today shifted to a private hospital in Chennai from Hyderabad and his condition is stable, hospital sources said.
Monday February 3, 2014
NCCPP is jointly owned by Gayatri Energy Ventures (GEVPL) and NCC Infrastructure Holdings (NCCIHL), a subsidiary of Indian conglomerate, NCC Limited (NCCL). Gayatri is Sembcorp's project partner for another power plant in Nellore district of AP, according to a press release issued by the Singaporean company.
Sunday February 2, 2014
Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) has wholly acquired Kineta Power, a privately-owned coal-based 1,980-MW power plant in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh, for an undisclosed sum.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Input from agencies) | Thursday November 21, 2013
Severe cyclonic storm 'Helen', packed with wind speed reaching up to 120 kmph, is likely to hit southern Andhra Pradesh coast on Friday afternoon, the weather department has warned. The alert comes even as the state is yet to recover from the damages caused by cyclone 'Phailin' and heavy rain last month.
South | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Input from PTI) | Thursday November 21, 2013
Cyclone Helen: Severe cyclonic storm 'Helen', packed with wind speed reaching up to 120 kmph, is likely to cross southern Andhra Pradesh coast between Nellore and Machillipatnam, close to Ongole, on Friday afternoon, a latest report from the weather department has said.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 15, 2013
Fire broke out this morning at a godown of a private agency at Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh, destroying spare parts and machinery components stored inside, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 9, 2013
At least 30 workers at a private agri-marine processing plant at Indukurpet mandal of the Nellore district were today hospitalised after inhaling leaked ammonia gas from the plant, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday August 30, 2013
A teenager was arrested today on charges of making threatening calls to TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao and Andhra Pradesh Finance Minister Anam Ramanarayana Reddy, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 5, 2013
YSR Congress MP from Nellore Mekapati Rajamohan Reddy today announced his resignation from Parliament in protest of the "unilateral" decision on division of Andhra Pradesh, saying the country is on the boil due to Congress' move on separate statehood issue.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday April 15, 2013
A 13-year-old boy allegedly slashed the throat of a taxi-driver in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh, police said.
Tuesday September 16, 2014
Bommidayila Pulusu is a traditional Andhra fish curry. Andhra cuisine is known to be cooked with a generous amount of spices and aromatics.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 12, 2013
A medical student and her mother were allegedly murdered in broad daylight today by three people, who also attacked and injured two others, including the young victim's father in Nellore town of Andhra Pradesh.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 31, 2012
Heavy rains and gale continued to lash Nellore and other districts of Andhra Pradesh close to Tamil Nadu today due to the cyclonic storm 'Nilam.'
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Thursday November 1, 2012
Cyclone Nilam crossed Chennai and made landfall at Mahabalipuram, south of the Tamil Nadu capital at about 4.30 pm on Wednesday. Two people have been reported dead in storm-related incidents. One person died and six other members of an oil tanker's crew are feared missing, after their ship ran aground off the Chennai coast. 15 crew members are stil...
South | Pritika Ghura with PTI inputs | Wednesday October 31, 2012
Rains and strong gales hit Nellore in Andhra Pradesh and other neighbouring districts of Tamil Nadu under the influence of cyclonic storm Nilam.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sam Daniel; edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday October 31, 2012
Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh are bracing for a cyclone. Deep depression in the Bay of Bengal has intensified into a cyclone, which is expected to cross between Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu and Nellore in Andhra Pradesh in the afternoon today.