KAKINADA: The villagers of Konaseema area, during a public hearing organised by the Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board (APPCB) at Kottapakala village in Tondangi mandal of East Godavari distric

The government will complete the Polavaram project by 2018 just as it completed Pattiseema in a record time of one year, said Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu.

India today singed a pact with the World Bank for $250-million financial assistance for Andhra Pradesh Disaster Recovery Project, which will help the state enhance its capacity to respond promptly

Heavy rains lashed Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, throwing normal life out of gear, for the third day running on Monday.

State government has decided to prepare an eight-year perspective plan for overall development of tribals by identifying gaps in growth of tribal areas vis-à-vis plain areas, Minister for Social We

The East Godavari district administration is keen on ensuring construction of 4.5 lakh individual sanitary latrines (ISL) at households in the next two years under the ‘Atma Gouravam’ scheme.

People of Asanagiri and other girijan villages are strongly opposing mining of laterite in their area since it will deny them their livelihood and wipe out the caves in the Gangalamma Konda.

The prime objective of the study is to understand the forest diversity in the degraded forests of Burna, Baliagam reserve forests of Srikakulam and Mallavaram Reserve Forest of East Godavari districts of Andhra Pradesh, India.

Surface and ground water are systems linked with each other. In coastal region salanization problem is significant for groundwater contamination. The transition of ground water in to the surface waters contributes a noticeable change in teh ground water environment besides heavy metal cycling. Due to natural and anthropogenic activities the surface waters become contaminated which in turn depletes the ground water quality in the nearby areas of estuaries.

Kakinada: There is an outbreak of dengue in Hukumpet village of Thondangi mandal in East Godavari district, as four cases have been confirmed and 19 are suspected.