20 May 2015
Tokyo: Japan convinced the International Olympic Committee that the 2020 Summer Games would be in a safe pair of hands in the Japanese capital. The country's organisational prowess and a $4.5 billion hosting fund gave it a clear edge over bid rivals Madrid and Istanbul when the IOC voted to decide the host.
06 Feb 2016
On board INS Sunayna: India's naval might was on full display off the Visakhapatnam coast today as President Pranab Mukherjee reviewed the naval fleet. A fleet review is a ceremonial and stately inspection of naval warships by the supreme commander of the armed forces, the President of India.
18 Oct 2014
Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday vowed to rebuild cyclone-battered Visakhapatnam and develop it as one of the best cities in the world.
09 Aug 2015
New Delhi: A hoarding put up by Xiaomi with 'Make in India' logo at Visakhapatnam airport, followed by a Facebook post, has sparked off speculation that the Chinese handset maker might set up its first India plant in Andhra Pradesh.
17 Apr 2015
Kolkata: Empty stadiums during a football match in the country may not be an unusual sight but come tomorrow East Bengal will take on Mumbai FC in the I-League behind closed doors at the gigantic Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Kriragan here.
17 Apr 2015
Bengaluru: The Chinnaswamy cricket stadium in the heart of this tech hub has introduced modern technology, with photovoltaic cells fixed on its circular rooftop to generate solar power for its use, an official said on Thursday.
29 Oct 2014
Chennai: Sitting on top in the goal-scorers list, Chennaiyin FC striker Elano Blumer says his superb performance so far in the Indian Super League has been helped immensely by the good turnout of fans.
15 Oct 2015
Hyderabad: Three local leaders of Telugu Desam Party who were allegedly held captive by Maoists in Visakhapatnam since October 5 have been released today, police said.
25 Oct 2014
Bangalore: Looking at a budget of Rs 50 lakh for next month's IBSF World Snooker Championship here, Billiards and Snooker Federation of India (BSFI) officials have been doing the rounds of state government offices and also the municipality in a bid to put on a show worthy of the occasion.
02 Jan 2015
Visakhapatnam: BJP Lok Sabha MP from Visakhapatnam K Hari Babu on Friday said that the Centre is committed towards the overall development of Andhra Pradesh.