Sakshi Khanna

  • Three people die of swine flu in Hyderabad; Telangana toll mounts to 8 18-12-2014 01:37 PM

    Hyderabad: Three people have succumbed to swine flu in Hyderabad in the last two days, taking the total number of deaths due to the disease in 2014 in Telangana to eight. Two persons infected with the H1N1 virus died late on Tuesday while the third patient passed away on Wednesday,...
  • Hyderabad: School students join peace march in solidarity with Pak terror attack victims 17-12-2014 03:30 PM

    The brutal killing of innocent children in Pakistan is being condemned all over the country. In Hyderabad, school children carried out a peace march to show their solidarity with Pakistan against the barbaric act. ...
  • Cyberabad Police Commissioner lists measures taken to ensure women's safety 15-12-2014 03:26 PM

    Cyberabad Police Commissioner CV Anand lists the steps taken by the department, including increase in CCTV cameras, more check posts, to ensure safety and security of women. Anand said, "Safety of women is of prime concern for which RTC buses have been introduced. There has been a check on private...
  • Telangana government launches special drive against illegal financiers 12-12-2014 03:03 PM

    Hyderabad: A special drive against the illegal financers has been launched by the South Zone Police to curb or to control unlawful finance business in the society. Under this special drive, 12 cases have been registered by police under Telangana State Money Lending Act and extortion case. It has come...
  • Hyderabad: Sliding doors in buses to segregate men, women to stop harassment in public transport 04-12-2014 07:50 AM

    New Delhi: Harassment of women in public transport is a growing menace. The tragic rape and murder of the Delhi braveheart in a moving bus was an incident that shook the nation. In an effort to stop such incidents and to ensure safety of women, the city buses in Hyderabad...
  • Hyderabad: Scuffle between college students turns fatal, one dead 30-11-2014 09:58 AM

    Hyderabad: A scuffle between students in a prestigious institute in Hyderabad turned fatal for one of them who died of head injuries on Saturday. The 20-year-old deceased got into a fight with his senior after the latter allegedly harassed one of his classmates. Police have registered a case against the...
  • After Congress, Telangana BJP objects to renaming of Rajiv Gandhi International Airport 28-11-2014 09:33 AM

    Hyderabad: The Aviation Ministry's decision to rename the domestic terminal at Hyderabad's Rajiv Gandhi International Airport after former CM NT Rama Rao has triggered a row and it is not just the Congress that is up in arms. The Telangana state BJP is also upset with the decision and plans...
  • Row over naming Hyderabad Airport DomesticTerminal after NTR, Telangana government says consent not taken 26-11-2014 03:43 PM

    Hyderabad: The Civil Aviation Ministry had last week issued an order naming of the domestic terminal at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad after the Telugu matinee idol, TDP founder and former AP chief minister N T Ramarao. Since then opposition party Congress has been opposing the move. The...
  • MMS in Hyderabad school, class 9th students make video of a class 2nd girl in washroom 24-11-2014 03:02 PM

    Hyderabad: There seems to be no end to cases of sexual assault across the country. In a shameful incident, a group of class 9 students allegedly made a video of a class 2nd girl while she was in the washroom. The incident took place on Saturday. Angry parents have been...
  • Attack on business tycoon with AK-47 shocks Hyderabad 19-11-2014 06:16 PM

    Hyderabad: On Wednesday morning, an unidentified person with an AK 47 opened fired at a top industrialist in the posh and busy locality of Banjara Hills. K Nityananda Reddy, vice chairman of Aurobindo Pharma, one of the top pharmaceutical companies in India, fortunately escaped unhurt. The police are investigating the...
  • Hyderabad: Students celebrate Children's Day with 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' 14-11-2014 01:14 PM

    Students in various schools of Hyderabad are celebrating Children's Day by taking up the broom and cleaning up their surroundings as a part of PM's Clean India mission. ...
  • Hyderabad: Pregnant woman washed away in rain 13-11-2014 01:05 PM

    Hyderabad: A 26-year-old pregnant woman, Satyaveni, died after she was washed away in an overflowing nala at the Secunderabad Uppal bus stop on Wednesday. The drain had been overflowing after heavy rainfall in the city. Police have registered a case against the Municipal Corporation officials under section 304. A few...
  • Andhra Pradesh: MIM leader allegedly rapes minor girl in Anatapur 11-11-2014 03:13 PM

    Hyderabad: A Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen leader has allegedly raped a minor girl in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh. The class X student alleged that for the past three-four months the leader has been molesting her. When she informed her family about this, they approached an NGO, which further took them to...
  • 100 SHE teams deployed to check harassment of women in Hyderabad 11-11-2014 08:54 AM

    Hyderabad: In a first of kind, Hyderabad Police has set up 100 special teams to check harassment of women in public places. These teams are called SHE teams and are aimed to counter eve teasing, stalking, physical harassment at public places. Dressed as civilians and armed with video cameras, these...
  • Hyderabad: Two arrested for raping student in boys's hostel 04-11-2014 11:15 AM

    The police on Monday arrested the two people for raping a student in the boys' hostel of a prestigious university in Hyderabad. ...
  • Hyderabad: People protest against gangrape of girl in varsity 03-11-2014 01:28 PM

    Hyderabad: People are out on streets of Hyderabad protesting against the alleged gangrape of a student in a varsity. Womens activists and ABVP members condemned the incident and demanded steps be taken to ensure safety of women. A student at the English and Foreign Languages University was allegedly gangraped and...
  • Police arrest two people in gangrape of student of Hyderabad varsity 03-11-2014 08:14 AM

    Hyderabad: Two people were arrested on Monday in the alleged gangrape of a student of English and foreign language University in Hyderabad. One of the accused is a student in the University while other is the former student. One Nitin, studying Journalism at the university and Rajsimha, a former student...
  • Hyderabad Police keeps tab on people getting drawn towards ISIS via social media 02-11-2014 03:36 PM

    Hyderabad: While India may not have joined the US-led coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) but security agencies were keeping a close track of Indians who may be getting drawn towards the group via social media. The situation was alarming as more educated young people seem...
  • Hyderabad: School under scanner for sexual abuse of students 01-11-2014 08:17 AM

    Hyderabad: A reputed private school in Hyderabad has been served with notice by State Commission for Protection of Child Rights after repeated complaints of corporal punishment. But when the committee inspecting the case went to the school, some girl students complained of sexual harassment. "I feel scared to go to...
  • Two TDP legislators join TRS in Telangana 29-10-2014 02:56 PM

    Hyderabad: One MLA and one MLC from the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) have formally joined the ruling party TRS in the presence of chief minister K Chandrashekhar Rao in a public function on Wednesday. They are MLA Teegala Krishna Reddy (Maheswaram) and the party MLC V Gangadhar Goud. Two others,...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Police arrest law student for Facebook comment 'I love Hudhud' 29-10-2014 02:41 PM

    Visakhapatnam: Two people have been arrested in Andhra Pradesh for posting comments on social media sites on Cyclone Hudhud which hit the state earlier in October. A law student was arrested by CID officials in Guntur after he posted comments saying "I love Hudhud and that nature was taking revenge...
  • TDP, TRS take their war to Facebook 28-10-2014 11:32 AM

    Hyderabad: The bitterness between the Andhra and Telangana state political parties TDP and TRS has gone to new level. Telugu Desam Party's official Facebook page has put up a post that mocks the newly formed state of Telangana. The TDP takes a dig at TRS government in Telangana claiming that...
  • Modi visits cyclone-hit Visakhapatnam, Naidu likely to seek relief package for Andhra 14-10-2014 01:42 PM

    Visakhapatnam: Even as Vishakhapatnam is reeling under the aftermath of cyclone Hudhud, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached the city on Tuesday to get a first hand account of the damage. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu received the Prime Minister at the airport, which itself is in shambles. Vishakhapatnam airport...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: 26 dead in AP, 3 in Odisha; prices of essential goods soar 14-10-2014 08:15 AM

    Visakhapatnam: Almost 48 hours after Cyclone Hudhud, 12 districts in Andhra Pradesh remain in darkness. At least 26 people have lost their lives in Andhra Pradesh and three have been reported dead in Odisha while 4 lakh people have been evacuated. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit Visakhapatnam...
  • Cyclone Hudhud leaves behind destruction in AP, Odisha; PM to visit Vizag on Tuesday 13-10-2014 11:12 AM

    Visakhapatnam/Gopalpur: Cyclone Hudhud, which hit the Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coastline on Sunday, has left behind a trail of massive destruction. The death toll now stands at eight while nearly 4 lakh people have been evacuated so far. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has tweeted saying he will visit the affected...
  • Watch: Hotel in Visakhapatnam completely damaged by Cyclone Hudhud 13-10-2014 09:38 AM

    CNN-IBN visited the worst-hit Bheemili in Visakhapatnam where a hotel was completely damaged by Cyclone Hudhud. The hotel authorities claimed that they were not issued any alert in advance. ...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: CNN-IBN OB engineer injured in Visakhapatnam 13-10-2014 09:09 AM

    CNN-IBN OB engineer was injured as the team reported from the remote town of Bheemili in Visakhapatnam, which bore the brunt of Cyclone Hudhud. "After the winds calmed down, we went out, but again the wind force increased and my hand got stuck in the door," CNN-IBN's Nukala Kishore said....
  • Watch: Heavy rains in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha as Cyclone Hudhud approaches 12-10-2014 08:55 AM

    Cyclone Hudhud is just 100 km away from Vishakhapatnam, according to the Met department and is expected to make landfall between Visakhapatnam and Srikakulam in a few hours. It is stormy in Visakhapatnam on Sunday morning and has been raining heavily. Trees have been uprooted and power cuts have been...
  • Cyclone Hudhud approaches Odisha coast, 3.5 lakh people evacuated 11-10-2014 12:25 PM

    As the cyclone Hudhud is approaching Odisha coast, the sea condition is changing dramatically and waves are rising gradually. The state government has started the evacuation process and around 3.5 lakh people have been evacuated. The cylone is a few hundred kms away from Gopalpur coast and will make landfall...
  • Cyclone Hudhud turns into a severe storm; Andhra Pradesh, Odisha on high alert, many trains cancelled 11-10-2014 08:20 AM

    Bhubaneshwar/Hyderabad: Cyclone Hudhud has now strengthened into a very severe cyclonic storm and is fast approaching the eastern coast of India. The cyclone will make landfall near Vishakhapatnam coast in the Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon while Odisha coast will also be affected. Both the state governments are on high...