Sakshi Khanna

  • Telangana: Train hits school bus in Medak, at least 17 children killed 24-07-2014 11:14 AM

    Hyderabad: At least 17 school children have been killed and many others critically injured after a passenger train hit their school bus at a railway crossing in Medak district of Telangana. The tragic accident took place on Thursday morning at Masayipet of Veldurthi mandal in Medak. The injured have been...
  • NHRC sends notices to AP government over beating up of blind student 22-07-2014 01:21 PM

    Hyderabad: A day after a video surfaced showing three visually impaired students being beaten by their teacher and another unknown person. The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Tuesday has sent notices to Government of Andhra Pradesh. A two-member team of the Child Rights Commission visited hostel near Hyderabad. The...
  • AP: Hostel sealed, students shifted after caning of visually impaired children 22-07-2014 10:34 AM

    Hyderabad: A day after a video surfaced showing three visually impaired students being beaten by their teacher and another unknown person in Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh, a two-member team of the Child Rights Commission visited hostel near Hyderabad. The hostel has now been sealed and the students will be moved...
  • AP: Teacher, one other arrested for caning visually challenged children 21-07-2014 05:33 PM

    Hyderabad: The teacher of a school for blind, another person, who were seen in a video mercilessly caning visually impaired children have been arrested by the police on Monday. The incident, which took place two days back, came to light on Monday after local TV channels showed a video footage...
  • AP: Video shows visually impaired children being caned by teacher 21-07-2014 03:48 PM

    Hyderabad: In a shocking incident from the town of Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh, a video has surfaced showing some visually-impaired children being beaten by their school principal and another unknown person. The children can be seen and heard screaming, begging to be spared in the video. While the children plead,...
  • Heat wave continues in North India, monsoon's progress slow 09-06-2014 09:02 AM

    New Delhi: North India is in the grip of a severe heat wave with temperatures crossing the 45 degree Celsius mark in several areas. In Delhi the maximum temperature touched a 62-year high at 47.8 degree Celsius on Sunday and the Meteorological Department says there is no relief in sight...
  • Delhi University admission procedure begins, forms go on sale 02-06-2014 12:43 PM

    New Delhi: The admission process for 54,000 Delhi University seats for the four-year undergraduate programme began on Monday. The sale of admission forms for the university have opened. Students can submit the centralised optical mark recognition forms both online and offline from Tuesday till June 16. The forms will be...
  • Police constable allegedly beaten to death by liquor mafia 29-12-2013 08:30 AM

    Delhi: A police constable on Saturday was allegedly beaten to death by suspected liquor mafia during a raid in Delhi. Two other policemen have also been injured in the attack. Both of them have been hospitalised. The constables were attacked during a raid in a forest area in Ghitorni village....
  • Rains lash Delhi, NCR again; waterlogging, traffic jams in many areas 22-07-2013 04:10 PM

    Heavy rains continued to lash New Delhi and NCR on Monday with waterlogging reported in many areas. The city still remains wary after torrential rain crippled the capital two days ago. ...