With no respite in the soaring day temperatures, the Indian Meteorological Department has issued warning that heat wave conditions would prevail in some parts of Nizamabad, Karimnagar and Nalgonda

Andhra Pradesh has lost significant number of farmers in the last one decade.

New Delhi Hit by an acute shortage of land for growing eucalyptus, the paper industry is now banking on agro-forestry to meet the rising demand of wood pulp. Started by paper major ITC, more than 1,500 acres of land is covered under the agro-forestry plan in areas such as Khammam, west Godavari, Prakasam and Nizamabad districts of Andhra Pradesh.

In these areas, eucalyptus is planted on the same land where other agricultural crops such as cotton, chili, sunflower, maize and tobacco are grown.

NIZAMABAD: Ten peacocks died after consuming pesticide-mixed water at Chittapur village in Balkonda mandal of Nizamabad on Sunday morning.

The Andhra Pradesh Government plans to further streamline the sand mining process in the State to ensure there is no pilferage.


Aug. 19: Illegal mining of gravel is on the rise in the district as contractors are allegedly violating norms. They are transporting gravel on a large scale from different parts of the district.

July 22: In a tit-for-tat response to the Telugu Desam stir on the Babli project, Shiv Sena activists along with pro-Babli agitators from Maharashtra tried to storm the Salura minor lift irrigation project at Salura village in the sugar-rich Bodhan mandal of Nizamabad district, on Thursday, threatening to demolish it.

Nizamabad, Feb. 3: The district administration is worried about theft of Manjeera water released from Nizamsagar project for drinking water needs of Nizamabad and Bodhan towns.

Hyderabad, Jan. 12: An inter-district water dispute is brewing over Singur waters with farmers and elected representatives from Medak and Nizamabad demanding a