Tirupati, Aug. 15: The sudden presence of a leopard on the footpath of one of Tirumala

Aug. 12: With fresh pugmarks of a female leopard noticed along the Tirumala footpath on Wednesday night, the Tirupati wildlife division authorities stepped up their efforts to trap it. The chief conservator of forests (wildlife), Mr P.

Tirumala, the richest temple in the country, will soon become a plastic-free zone. The Andhra Pradesh government has announced a ban on the use of plastics at the popular hill shrine. The order will come into force within a month, a statement from the Chief Minister

June 5: The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) authorities issued instructions to strictly prohibit taking of water bottles by the pilgrims inside the Tirumala temple from Saturday. The TTD chief vigilance and security officer, Mr M.K.

Hyderabad, May 11: The twin cities felt like a furnace as the mercury touched 44.5

Many organisations emerged in the country to create awareness among the farmers on organic farming. The 'Welfare Organization for Rural Development' (WORD) is a dedicated organization in Tirupati (A.P.) working for the upliftment of the rural poor through implementation of various technologies for livelihood, health and environment protection.

Tirupati, March 22: Tension prevailed at B.V. Puram Gollapalle, a forest fringe hamlet near Srikalahasti, about 60 km from here, on Monday when forest department personnel tried to stop about 500 tribals led by the Communist Party of India (CPI) state secretary, Mr K. Narayana, from encroaching on forest land.

Tirupati, March 22: About 10,000 hectares of forest in the Bhakarapet and Tirupati ranges were burnt down in during the last two days. The fires were raging even on Monday night.

Villagers have blamed forest officials for the spread of the fire, saying that they did not respond quickly despite repeated calls.

New Delhi: Worried at the sight of DTC