Nirmal Verma named Navy chief
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Press Trust of India | Saturday November 23, 2013
After a listless performance in the Tests, losing explosive opener Chris Gayle to an injury has added to the woes and worries of the West Indies, who now face a do-or-die situation to save the series against India.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 28, 2013
Heavy rains that lashed Andhra Pradesh for six days have claimed 53 lives and damaged crops over 11 lakh hectares, officials said.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 8, 2013
The indefinite strike by electricity employees in Seemandhra to oppose the Centre's decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh continued to hit train movement in the state with railways cancelling several trains for the third day on Tuesday.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 24, 2013
The death toll in the major fire that broke a day ago in the Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) refinery in Andhra Pradesh's coastal city of Visakhapatnam rose to four, police said on Saturday.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 24, 2013
The severe heat wave conditions in Andhra Pradesh have so claimed 84 lives from April 1, officials said. The state remained in the grip of heat wave Friday, with many towns recording maximum day temperature of over 43 degree Celsius.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 27, 2013
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu concluded his nearly seven-month long 'padyatra' (walkathon) with a mammoth public meeting in this port city on Saturday.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 21, 2013
One-third of identified slum households in India do not have toilets, says a report based on the 2011 census but notes that a sizeable percentage of the dwellings have electricity and mobile phone connections and televisions.
Wisden India Staff | Monday September 10, 2012
The washout in Visakhapatnam means the Indian team management has just one T20 International fixture against New Zealand in Chennai, to get their combination right before they head to Sri Lanka for the ICC World Twenty20.
CricketNDTV | Saturday September 8, 2012
Bad weather wreaked havoc in the first Twenty20 international between India and New Zealand in Visakhapatnam on Saturday. The match was called off after heavy rains persisted in.
Wisden India Staff | Thursday September 6, 2012
The excitement ahead of the first India-New Zealand Twenty20 International in the port city of Visakhapatnam is palpable as you touch down at the Indira Gandhi Airport. Two of the commentators on duty for the game on Saturday (September 8 ) are pl...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday August 13, 2012
Navy Chief Admiral Nirmal Verma on Sunday arrived at the eastern Naval command headquarters in Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh on a farewell visit.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 11, 2012
Chairman of a chit finance company was murdered by unidentified persons in Akkayapalam area in the heart of the city early this morning, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday July 30, 2012
Andhra Pradesh Home Minister Sabitha Indira Reddy on Sunday expressed confidence about 'psycho' Sambasiva Rao getting arrested soon.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday July 27, 2012
A 80-year old woman was robbed of her gold ornaments and murdered by unidentified persons, who barged into her house at the fishermen colony near Visakhapatnam, police said today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 23, 2012
In a shocking incident, a college girl student in Andhra Pradesh lost her voice after alleged ragging by her seniors. The incident took place at the hostel of Gayatri Junior College at Gotlam in Vijayanagaram district on July 19 but came to light on...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 19, 2012
Four Indian warships that were in Shanghai on a four-day goodwill visit, have wrapped up their port call and left China on the return journey to their home base in Visakhapatnam on India's east coast, a navy officer said on Tuesday. The four ships - ...
Express News Service | Tuesday June 5, 2012
Global technology firm IBM today announced the opening of a branch office in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, as part of the company's geographic expansion initiative to increase its presence in key growth markets.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 28, 2012
India will become the world's sixth operator of a nuclear-powered submarine next month when Russia's K-152 Nerpa attack vessel reaches the country's shores ahead of its formal induction into the Indian Navy. The submarine, christened INS Chakra, is e...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 17, 2012
Andhra Pradesh is in the grip of the most severe cold wave in its recorded history which during the last two days has claimed 15 lives.
Andhra Pradesh | Express News Service | Sunday December 25, 2011
Union minister of state for HRD, D Purandeswari has said that she held discussions with the defence minister MM Pallam Raju and Airport Authority of India officials recently for according international status to Visakhapatnam airport.