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19-Nov-2018 Vishakhapattanam

Silver Jubilee Commemoration Ceremony of SIMBEX- 2018

Silver Jubilee Commemoration Ceremony to mark the 25th edition of SIMBEX, “Singapore-India Maritime Bilateral Exercise” was held onboard INS Sahyadri at Visakhapatnam today, 19 November 18.  The Ceremony was attended by Adm Sunil Lanba, the Chief of Naval...

15-Nov-2018 Vishakhapattanam

Indian Navy completes refit of Maldivian Coast Guard Ship Huravee

Maldivian Coast Guard Ship (MCGS) Huravee successfully completed her refit at Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam and the ship was formally handed  over to Major Mohamed Jamshad, Commanding Officer MCGS Huravee in a ceremony organised to commemorate the occasion...

24-Oct-2018 Vishakhapattanam

2nd ODI: Hope-Hetmyer guide Windies to tie in last ball thriller

India skipper Virat Kohli's 37th ODI ton went in vain as the West Indies pulled off a heart-stopping chase to hold the hosts to a tie in the nail-biting second One-day International at the Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium here on Wednesday.This...

24-Oct-2018 Vishakhapattanam

Virat Kohli pips Tendulkar to become fastest to 10,000 ODI runs

India skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday surpassed batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar to become the fastest batsman to amass 10,000 runs in One-day Internationals (ODI).Kohli reached the milestone in his 205th ODI innings, 54 innings quicker than Tendulkar. The...

23-Oct-2018 Vishakhapattanam

Not really thinking too far ahead : Ambati Rayudu

With just 17 One-day Internationals (ODI) to be played till the 2019 ICC World Cup in England and Wales, newly anointed India's No.4 Ambati Rayudu on Tuesday said the responsibility of batting in the middle order isn't something "new" for him and that he...

06-Oct-2018 Visakhapatnam

Cdr Abhilash Tomy, KC reaches Visakhapatnam safely

Commander Abhilash Tomy who was under medical observation at Ile Amsterdam was brought to Visakhapatnam safely onboard INS Satpura on 06 October 18.  Vice Adm Karambir Singh FOC-in-C ENC briefly interacted with Cdr Tomy and enquired about his health condition...

27-Sep-2018 Vishakhapattanam

IONS Working Group Meeting on HADR held at Visakhapatnam

The 3rd Meeting of Indian Ocean Naval symposium (IONS) Working Group on Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) was inaugurated at Maritime Warfare Centre, Visakhapatnam by Rear Adm Mahesh Singh Chief Staff Officer (Operations) Eastern Naval Command...

17-Sep-2018 Visakhapatnam

Fire destroys 2 cinema theatres in Vizag

Two cinema theatres were gutted in a huge fire here on Monday, police said. There were no casualties.A short circuit is suspected to have caused the fire in the Kanya and Sree Kanya theatres located in the same building at Gajuwaka area.According to the...

24-Aug-2018 Vishakhapattanam

Share and Care is the core philosophy of our nation : Venkaiah Naidu

The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Share and Care is the core philosophy of our nation. He was addressing the gathering after releasing the Book 'Colonial Syndrome: The Videshi Mind Set in Modern India', written by Prof. Rama Krishna...

26-Feb-2018 Vishakhapattanam

Happiness of giving to society unmatched : Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Monday called upon the corporate honchos to inculcate the spirit of service as the happiness they get from giving back to society will be unmatched.Addressing the CII Partnership Summit in Visakhapatnam, the founder of...

25-Feb-2018 Vishakhapattanam

Foundation stone laid for IIFT, IIP in Andhra

Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu on Sunday laid the foundation stone here for the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) and the Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP) which will come up Andhra Pradesh's Kakinada town.The state-of-the-art...

17-Dec-2017 Visakhapatnam

My twin strike changed match's momentum : Kuldeep Yadav

Left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav felt that his two wickets in an over changed the complexion of the match as India thumped Sri Lanka by eight wickets in the decisive third and final One-Day International (ODI) to clinch the series 2-1 here on Sunday.India...

17-Dec-2017 Visakhapatnam

India clinch ODI series against Sri Lanka

India eased to an eight-wicket win against Sri Lanka in the decisive third and final One-Day International (ODI) to clinch the series 2-1 here on Sunday.The Indians dominated with both bat and ball, restricting Sri Lanka to 215 runs before Shikhar Dhawan's...

16-Dec-2017 Visakhapatnam

Shikhar Dhawan confident of India prevailing in series decider

On the eve of the ODI series decider here against Sri Lanka, India opener Shikhar Dhawan expressed confidence on the hosts' ability to demolish any side."The calibre we have got, once we settle, we can demolish any side," Dhawan said in the pre-match press...

17-Nov-2017 Visakhapatnam

Bill Gates recalls first meeting with Naidu 20 years ago

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates on Friday said he was really excited at meeting Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu for the first time over 20 years ago.Addressing the valedictory of the three-day AP AgTech Summit 2017, the Co-Chair of Bill and Melinda...

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