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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southeast India east-southeast of Hyderabad. Founded by the French in the 18th century, it was officially ceded to the British in 1823. Population: 514,000.


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  • GUNTUR: The wait for launch of Third Generation Services (3G) of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited in Guntur is over and formal rolling out will take place next mid-week.

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  • GUNTUR: The Guntur Division of South Central Railway will effect some temporary changes in the schedules of some trains between Guntur and Vijayawada to facilitate replacement of - Articles related to Apple leads PC industry in profit share, analysts say

  • GUNTUR: Five persons posing as police personnel allegedly entered the house of one Chukka Anjali and her daughter Chukka Lakshmi Prasanna in Prakash Nagar in Narsaraopet town in Guntur district and decamped with about 100 sovereigns of gold on Friday night.

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  • GUNTUR: Acharya Nagarjuna University Executive Council meeting on Thursday has in principle agreed to set up a post-graduate centre at Macherla in Guntur district provided the State Government came forward by providing land, building and staff for the new centre.

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  • GUNTUR: Honda Shine and Unicorn Motorcycles producers has imported 10 miniature geared bikes to India to train school students, who were on the threshold of obtaining licence, on safe driving practices and as part of that gave a chance to 57 students of Bhashyam Public School in Guntur to have a feel of driving.

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  • GUNTUR: Police at Piduguralla in Guntur district have begun investigation into a complaint by a merchant, Ekkala Anka Rao, that jewellery, including gold and silver ornaments valued at Rs. 6 lakh, was snatched away at knife point from his home on Janapadu Road.

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  • Special Correspondent GUNTUR: Zero tillage concept caught up in Guntur district in the coastal belt from Duggirala to Repalle in Tenali Revenue Division, which literally revolutionised the - Articles related to Protest against agriculture policies

  • GUNTUR: Minister for Heavy Industries Kanna Lakshminarayana on Saturday reacted aggressively to the corruption allegations levelled by Guntur MP Rayapati Sambasiva Rao and said he was ready to meet party president Sonia Gandhi to clarify his position.

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  • GUNTUR: With the State Government keen on setting up an urban police district in Guntur, the ball has been set rolling to find suitable land.

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  • GUNTUR: Learning to teach English phonetics is not an easy task for many teachers from rural schools and colleges in Guntur district.

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