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Massive Earthquake Strikes Turkey And Greece October 30, 2020 20:40

Massive earthquake strikes Turkey and Greece:- A massive earthquake struck Turkey and Greece which killed 22 people. Around 120 people got injured and several buildings collapsed after the massive earthquake. Turkey's coastal resort city of Izmir has been badly damaged. A sea surge took place which left the streets of Turkey flooded. Greek Public television said that the earthquake was caused due to a mini-tsunami on the eastern region Agean Sea islands of Samos. Several buildings are partially and completely damaged. The US Geological Survey told that the magnitude of the earthquake is 7.0. It was registered 14 kms off the Greek town of Karlovasi on Samos. The disaster agency of Turkish government reported a low magnitude of 6.6 while the Seismological Agency of Greece reported it as 6.7. The images of the collapsed and damaged buildings surfaced across social media circles. Several people are feared trapped inside the collapsed buildings. The Turkish government is carrying the rescue operations. The aerial footage of the Turkey's NTV television showed that the entire city blocks turned into a rubble. The foreign ministers of Turkey and Greece announced that they will help each other in these tough times. Greece and Turkey are both situated in one of the world's most active earthquake zones.

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Naga Chaitanya in talks for one more interesting film? October 30, 2020 20:25

Naga Chaitanya in talks for one more interesting film?:- Young actor Naga Chaitanya is busy with the shoot of Love Story, a romantic entertainer that is directed by Sekhar Kammula. The film is aimed for release next year and the entire shoot of Love Story is expected to be wrapped up by the end of November. Naga Chaitanya signed his next film titled Thank You, an action entertainer that will be directed by Vikram Kumar. This film's shoot commences from December and will release during the second half of next year. Dil Raju is on board as the producer of Thank You. Naga Chaitanya is holding talks with several directors for his upcoming movies. Action King Arjun who directed several films in his career penned an interesting action thriller. He recently met Naga Chaitanya and narrated the script to the young actor. Naga Chaitanya gave his initial nod and he will take the final call once he listens to the final script. Arjun is currently busy working on the script. Naga Chaitanya is also holding talks with Nandini Reddy, Mohana Krishna Indraganti and Ajay Bhupathi for his upcoming projects.

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2886 New Cases of Coronavirus Reported in Andhra Pradesh October 30, 2020 19:09

2886 New Cases of Coronavirus Reported in Andhra Pradesh:- The pandemic situation of coronavirus is slowly calming down in Andhra Pradesh. The daily tally of new cases reported more than 10,000 at one time. The tally now stands below 3000 per day. A total number of 84,401 new tests are conducted in Andhra Pradesh and the total new cases reported are at 2886. The total tally of cases in the state reached 8,17,670. Around 7,85,480 people got discharged from coronavirus in Andhra Pradesh till date and the death toll stands at 6676. 17 people passed away in the state in the past 24 hours. #COVIDUpdates: 30/10/2020, 10:00 AMరాష్ట్రం లోని నమోదైన మొత్తం 8,17,670 పాజిటివ్ కేసు లకు గాను *7,85,480 మంది డిశ్చార్జ్ కాగా*6,676 మంది మరణించారు* ప్రస్తుతం చికిత్స పొందుతున్నవారి సంఖ్య 25,514#APFightsCorona #COVID19Pandemic pic.twitter.com/Yx6JZCN4hU — ArogyaAndhra (@ArogyaAndhra) October 30, 2020 Chittoor, East Godavari, Guntur, Krishna and West Godavari districts reported the most number of cases in the state yesterday. 3623 people recovered from coronavirus in the past 24 hours in the state and the total samples tested in the state till date are said to be 79,46,860. The active cases of coronavirus in the state are said to be 25,514. Around 3.41 percent of the people are tested positive today which is an excellent control when compared to the tests conducted. Indian witnessed 48,648 new cases of coronavirus in the country in the last 24 hours and the total tally of coronavirus cases stands at 80,88,851. The total deaths in the country to date are said to be 1,21,090 and 563 people passed away in the country yesterday.

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Nag back to the sets of Bigg Boss 4 October 30, 2020 18:49

Nag back to the sets of Bigg Boss 4:- King Nagarjuna successfully completed hosting the third season of Bigg Boss in his own style and he has been locked to host the fourth season too. Star MAA reportedly paid Rs 8 crores as remuneration for the season. He also had to resume the shoot of his upcoming release Wild Dog in Manali. The schedule will take place for more than three weeks and the entire shoot of the film is expected to be completed with this long schedule. Nag missed hosting Bigg Boss 4 weekend episodes. His daughter-in-law Samantha Akkineni surprised the audience as a host and impressed the audience. There are speculations that Samantha will continue to host the next two weekends as Nag will be away from Hyderabad. But surprising many, Nagarjuna returned back to the sets of Bigg Boss house today. The actor is shooting for the weekend episode already. Nag is expected to land in Manali again on Monday for the shoot of Wild Dog. The film is an action entertainer which is directed by Solomon. Wild Dog is produced by Matinee Entertainments and will release next year.

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Apple Registers Record September Quarter In India October 30, 2020 17:19

Apple Registers Record September Quarter In India:- Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that the third quarter of the sales in India is a new record despite of the coronavirus pandemic. The results are announced on October 29th and Apple saw strong revenues backed by the international markets. Tim Cook said "Geographically, we set September quarter records in the Americas, Europe and rest of Asia Pacific. We also set a September quarter record in India, thanks in part to a very strong reception to this quarter’s launch of our online store in the country". The online store which was launched in the country turned out to be a huge boost for the Indian sales said Tim Cook. The overall revenue for Apple in the third quarter are said to be 64.7 billion USD and iPhone sales came down by 20 percent and the profits dropped 7 percent to 12.7 billion USD. Apple witnessed the biggest slump in China and the revenue sunk by 25 percent due to the lack of new iPhones in the market during the quarter. Tim Cook said that keeping the financial performance aside, we are back with a great fondness or nostalgia. The sales of iPhone fell down globally but Apple registered the highest revenues. The new iPhone 12 series too has been announced recently and the sales are said to be exceptional.

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USA Reports a Record Number of Coronavirus Cases on Thursday October 30, 2020 15:45

USA Reports a Record Number of Coronavirus Cases on Thursday:- United States of America (USA) is on the top of the chart of the most impacted states due to the coronavirus. The country has been slowing returning back to normal but it is affected by the second wave of coronavirus. The country reported 88,500 new cases of coronavirus on Thursday alone which is huge. More than 40 states of USA are reporting massive cases. The total tally of cases in USA now stands at 89,46,691 and the country witnessed 2,28,668 deaths because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Around 35,54,336 people recovered from coronavirus completely till date in USA. A study said that 20% of the Boston grocery store workers are tested positive for coronavirus. The study was published in the journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine. The second wave of coronavirus also impacted some of the countries in Europe and the governments are in plans to impose lockdown again to bring things to control. Some of the countries like Italy imposed night curfew along with restrictions in public places. The Presidential elections of USA are expected to take place on November 3rd. Donald Trump, the President of USA was tested positive for coronavirus and he recovered completely. The previous highest cases reported in USA were on October 23rd and the number was 83,731. The wave of coronavirus in India came down when compared to last month. But with the festival season around and the winter arriving soon, experts warn about a second wave of coronavirus soon.

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KTR Announces Telangana's Electric Vehicle Policy October 30, 2020 13:24

KTR Announces Telangana's Electric Vehicle Policy:- Telangana IT and Industries Minister KTR unveiled the new Electric Vehicle (EV) Policy for the state. Telangana is the third Indian state to have an electric vehicle policy after Gujarat and New Delhi. The policy was announced by the government of Telangana yesterday at the MCRHRD institute. KTR participated in the Telangana EV Summit and the government of Telangana inked a deal with Mytrah Energy. An MoU was signed in the presence of other dignitaries at the EV Summit. Mytrah Energy will set up an electric bus manufacturing unit with an investment of Rs 2000 crores and it generates employment opportunities for 7000 people. KTR addressed the business and industry leaders gathered at the Telangana EV Summit being held in Hyderabad. Minister for IT and Industries @KTRTRS addressed the business and industry leaders gathered at the Telangana EV Summit being held in Hyderabad. pic.twitter.com/4EJSQ2kxtd — Minister for IT, Industries, MA & UD, Telangana (@MinisterKTR) October 30, 2020 As per the EV Policy of Telangana, the road tax will be exempted for all the electric vehicles in the state and the registration fees for the first set of two lakh electric two-wheelers along with 20,000 electric commercial vehicles and 5000 electric cars and 500 electric buses is removed. All the electric vehicles purchased for commercial purposes will get special incentives in the state. The Electric Vehicle policy was approved in August. Several manufacturing and charging units will be set up in the state soon. Transport minister Puvvada Ajay, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant, Mahindra and Mahindra MD Pavan Kumar Goenka, IT department principal secretary Jayesh Ranjan were present for the event. Ministers @KTRTRS and @puvvada_ajay unveiled the Telangana Electric Vehicle and Energy Storage Policy 2020-2030 at Telangana Electric Vehicle Summit in Hyderabad. Principal Secretaries @jayesh_ranjan and Sunil Sharma also participated. pic.twitter.com/z1plOe3o6I — Minister for IT, Industries, MA & UD, Telangana (@MinisterKTR) October 30, 2020 ETO Motors will set up an electric vehicle manufacturing unit with an investment of Rs 150 crores. Olectra also inked an MoU with the Telangana government. Olectra will set up an electric bus manufacturing unit with an investment of Rs 300 crores and will provide employment opportunities for 3500 people in Telangana. An electric bus manufacturing unit with an investment of Rs 2000 Crore and that generates direct and indirect employment opportunities to about 7000 will be set up by Mytrah Energy under the MoU. — Minister for IT, Industries, MA & UD, Telangana (@MinisterKTR) October 30, 2020 (Video Source: MinisterKTR)

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Coronavirus India Tally Crosses 80 Lakh Mark October 30, 2020 12:27

Coronavirus India Tally Crosses 80 Lakh Mark:- The new infections of coronavirus saw a huge decline but the entire nation should be extra cautious as the second wave of cases turned out to be a new threat in some of the European countries. Indian witnessed 48,648 new cases of coronavirus in the country in the last 24 hours and the total tally of coronavirus cases stands at 80,88,851. The total deaths in the country to date are said to be 1,21,090 and 563 people passed away in the country yesterday. A total number of 73,73,375 people recovered completely from coronavirus and th recovery rate in the country stands at 91.15 percent and the fatality rate now stands at 1.50 percent. The active cases of the deadly disease dipped below 6 lakh in the recent times and the total active cases of coronavirus stand at 5,94,386 which is equal to 7.35 percent of the total caseload. Telangana reported 1531 new cases of coronavirus and the total tally of cases reached 2.37 lakhs. Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka continue to be the states with a huge number of infections reported in the country. The cases in Delhi reached 3.75 lakhs by yesterday with 5739 new cases of coronavirus reported in the last 24 hours. As per the reports from the Indian Council of Medical Research, the total tests conducted in the country to date are said to be 10,77,28,088 and the samples tested yesterday are said to be 11,64,648.

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Heroine Locked For Balakrishna's Next October 30, 2020 11:47

Heroine Locked For Balakrishna's Next:- Nandamuri Balakrishna finally kick-started the shoot of Boyapati Srinu's action entertainer from yesterday and the shoot of the film will continue for a month in and around Hyderabad. After the arrival of the coronavirus pandemic, Boyapati made several changes to the script. There are a lot of speculations about the leading lady and the director confirmed that Pragya Martin will play the leading lady in this high voltage action drama. Prayaga Martin is a Malayalam beauty and she has done an impressive set of films in Malayalam. The makers conducted a look test and locked Prayaga Martin for the role. She is expected to join the sets of this untitled film soon. Boyapati Srinu is also keen to announce the title for Sankranthi 2021 to keep an end to the speculations. Miryala Ravindar Reddy is the producer and the film is aimed for summer 2021 release. The non-theatrical deals of the film are closed for massive prices recently. Balakrishna is in talks with B Gopal for his next that will start rolling next year.

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AP Government Cuts Down Liquor Prices October 30, 2020 10:04

AP Government Cuts Down Liquor Prices:- The government of Andhra Pradesh implemented several formulas to ban the liquor in the state. The prices have been hiked too much after which the smuggling of liquor from the neighboring states got increased. The government tried their best but this turned out to be a huge dent for the revenue. The government of Andhra Pradesh reduced the prices of medium and premium brands of liquor in the state. There is no revision of prices of ordinary and cheap liquor along with beer in the state. The revised prices will be applicable from tomorrow as per the government order. All the prices of medium and premium brands of liquor between the range of Rs 200 and Rs 1010 are reduced from Rs 50 to Rs 1350. The government of Andhra Pradesh increased the prices couple of months ago. After collecting the feedback from the Special Enforcement Bureau (SEB) through a report, the government of Andhra Pradesh reduced the prices of cheap liquor and beer on September 3rd. The prices of premium and medium brands are now reduced. Due to the high price difference, huge amount of liquor got smuggled from Telangana and other neighboring states. This caused a huge revenue loss for the state. 1211 cases of liquor smuggling are registered in Andhra Pradesh between September 15th and October 15th. A GO was issued by Rajat Bhargava, Special Chief Secretary of Revenue after a detailed report submitted by SEB.

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