Vishakapatnam

  • Andhra Pradesh: Rains claim 42 lives so far, CM to take aerial survey 28-10-2013 08:24 AM

    Hyderabad: Incessant rains lashing Andhra Pradesh for the last six days have claimed 46 lives so far in various rain-related incidents. About eight lakh hectares of crops have been left inundated and nearly 85,000 people have been evacuated to safer places and 225 relief camps have been set up. There...
  • Cyclone Phailin: Relief teams are ready for action, says Odisha CM 11-10-2013 08:12 PM

    Armed forces have been put on high alert as Odisha braces for cyclone Phailin which is expected to hit the coasts of the state by Saturday evening. The memory of the 1999 super cyclone is still a haunting one in Odisha. This as Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik pleaded with people...
  • AP: students made guinea pigs for drug trials 20-07-2011 10:15 AM

    Vishakapatnam: In what could be yet another case of unethical drug trials, two engineering students of Vishakapatnam district in Andhra Pradesh have accused a drug research company of luring them as volunteers on the pretext of an educational project and a payment of Rs 6,000. The duo allege they were...
  • Hyderabad bids goodbye to city's tallest Ganesha 22-09-2010 02:50 PM

    The city's tallest Ganesha stood at a height of 52 feet, with special attraction being the laddoo brought from Vishakapatnam weighing 500 kilograms. ...
  • What's made news in the country on Friday 06-10-2007 02:16 AM

    Two accused policemen get bail in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. ...