Rajahmundry

  • GAIL announces additional Rs 5 lakh for Nagaram blast injured 2 days ago

    Rajahmundry (AP): A month after the gas pipeline explosion in the Nagaram village that claimed 21 lives, GAIL has announced to give an additional compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the injured. In a meeting held on Monday at the office of East Godavari district collector Neetu Prasad, GAIL Executive Director...
  • Kakinada will be developed as infotech hub: Pallam Raju April 29, 2014

    Rajahmundry: Congress Kakinada Lok Sabha constituency nominee and Union Minister for Human Resources Development MM Pallam Raju said on Tuesday that Kakinada would be developed as an information technology hub. "We are planning to develop Kakinada as an information technology hub to generate employment for locals. This will help development of...
  • Only the Congress can provide a stable government, says Pallam Raju April 27, 2014

    Rajahmundry: Union Minister for Human Resources Development MM Pallam Raju said on Sunday that only the Congress could provide a stable government and good governance in Andhra Pradesh as well in the country. Raju, who is contesting from the Kakinada Lok Sabha seat, said, "Only the Congress can only provide stable...
  • Telangana: Cong in damage control mode as leaders continue to resign August 2, 2013

    New Delhi, Hyderabad: The revolt among Congress leaders over Telangana is far from over. Seven MPs, a state minister and seven MLAs from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions have so far resigned protesting the creation of Telangana state while there are indications that some more are likely to follow suit. Union HRD...
  • AP: 2 dead, 13 missing in school bus accident February 29, 2012

    Rajahmundry: Two students died and 13 others were missing after a school bus fell into a river canal near in Rajahmundry in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday, police said. The bus was carrying 45 LKG and UKG students of Sai Teja Public School when it rolled into the...
  • Sex trade expose wakes up NHRC June 18, 2007

    Hyderabad: The shocking expose of minor girls being forced into prostitution by their own parents has led the National Human Rights Commission and the Andhra Pradesh government step into action. On January 29, CNN-IBN showed footage of Nirmala and Chinna Rao, just one of the many parents in Rajamundry district of...
  • Impact: NHRC acts on AP sex racket June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Following up an investigation done by CNN-IBN, which revealed the plight of young girls trapped in the sex racket in Andhra Pradesh, Director of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) said the Commission will take a suo moto congnisance based on the report. A Special Investigation had uncovered the...