Sakshi Khanna

  • 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...
  • Split in Telangana TDP, 4 MLAs and 1 MLC set to join TRS 09-10-2014 01:56 PM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu-led Telugu Desam Party (TDP) is facing a big threat to its very existence in the newly created state of Telangana. Four TDP MLAs and an MLC met Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhara Rao and extended their support and willingness to join the...
  • Hyderabad, watch out! Traffic policemen will now have wearable cameras, iPads, tablets 26-09-2014 09:51 AM

    Hyderabad: If you are one of those who refrains from paying challans or tries to bribe a traffic policeman, then watch out. As part of new-age policing in Hyderabad, traffic police will be geared up with special body wearable cameras. These cameras record the conversation and visuals between a traffic...
  • Hyderabad boys set example 21-09-2014 12:47 PM

    Three boys from Hyderabad set an example by informing the police about an ATM's cash door which was left open due to some technical snag. ...
  • A few good men: 3 boys in Hyderabad find ATM door opened with Rs 25 lakh cash, inform police 20-09-2014 03:23 PM

    Hyderabad: In a strange incident in Hyderabad, the cash door of a State Bank of Hyderabad ATM was found open due to technical problem. The incident was reported by three boys staying in nearby hostel on Friday night. The boys had gone to withdraw money from the ATM in SR...
  • Watch Mars Orbiter Mission in your room with 'Smartur Mangalyaan' app 20-09-2014 02:15 PM

    Hyderabad: As India's historical Mars Orbiter Mission will enter the last lap on September 24, Hyderabad based Neeraj Jewalkar has created a 3D application called 'Smartur Mangalyaan'. The application is created to spread awareness about the mission and it offers a three dimensional view of the spacecraft and rocket launcher....
  • Dress report row: Hyderabad stands up for Deepika Padukone 15-09-2014 02:40 PM

    Deepika Padukone has attacked a prominent national daily for posting her picture with an objectionable caption on Twitter. The media outlet had referred to the actress's low cut dress at a recent function. An angry Deepika tweeted back disparaging the outlet, saying it must not talk of women's empowerment if...
  • India's first ever eCabinet in Andhra Pradesh 15-09-2014 12:27 PM

    Hyderabad: For the first time ever in the country, Andhra Pradesh government had its first paperless eCabinet meeting on Monday. Using the app, eCabinet, the ministers accessed the entire agenda of the Cabinet meeting in electronic form. In the eCabinet, data can be accessed by ministers by logging into the...
  • Telangana education department orders schools to give free education to journalists' children under RTE 12-09-2014 02:07 PM

    Hyderabad: Facing criticism from journalists for threatening the media and not helping in uplifting unofficial ban on two Telugu news channels, the Telangana government has come up with an order that has given relief to many journalists. The district education officer in the state capital Hyderabad has directed private recognized...