VISAKHAPATNAM

  • Navy's auxiliary ship sinks off Visakhapatnam November 7, 2014

    A naval auxiliary vessel on Thursday evening sunk off the Visakhapatnam coast during a naval exercise leaving one sailor dead and four others missing. 23 people have been rescued so far. The vessel was on a routine mission to recover practice torpedoes fired by fleet ships during a routine exercise,...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: Visakhapatnam Steel Plant damaged, non-operational for 6 months October 16, 2014

    Cyclone Hudhud which battered Visakhapatnam on Sunday has left behind a trail of destruction. One of the country's biggest steel plants, the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant has seen extensive damage and will not be operational for 6 months. ...
  • Hudhud devastation: No power supply in Visakhapatnam October 15, 2014

    Power lines are down in Visakhapatnam. Atleast 20,000 electric polls are down. Energy secretary said damage to electric sector alone is 1000 crores. ...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: Hundreds of rescue workers from Odisha arrive in Visakhapatnam October 15, 2014

    More than 500 people are working to restore power and clear roadblocks in Vizag. Hundreds of rescue workers from Odisha have come to Visakhapatnam. "We are helping Andhra Pradesh just like they helped us in 1999," said a rescue worker. ...
  • Watch: Destruction caused by Cyclone Hudhud at Visakhapatnam airport October 14, 2014

    CNN-IBN has accessed exclusive of the destruction at the Visakhapatnam airport after Cyclone Hudhud. The visuals show major sections of the airport damaged with structures collapsed, the roof caved in and rubble on the tarmac. ...
  • Watch: Hotel in Visakhapatnam completely damaged by Cyclone Hudhud October 13, 2014

    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 October 13, 2014

    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. ...
  • Cyclone Hudhud: Communication lines have been down, says a Visakhapatnam resident October 12, 2014

    Visakhapatnam on high alert as cyclone Hudhud makes landfall in Visakhapatnam. "Communication lines have been down since Saturday night. Electricity and water supply has also been turned off," said a local resident. ...
  • J&K: Stranded victim's mother relieved after hearing from her son September 9, 2014

    Many students from Visakhapatnam are stranded at the NIT campus in the floodhit Srinagar. They spoke to CNNIBN to tell their families that they are safe. Mother of stranded victim from Visakhapatnam, Suntara Padmaja thanked CNNIBN for making her talk to her son. ...
  • Navy's disaster run continues, 1 killed, 2 injured in Visakhapatnam March 9, 2014

    Yet another accident at an under-construction nuclear submarine in Visakhapatnam has brought the Indian Navy in the dock. One worker has been killed and two others have suffered injuries in the accident that took place on Saturday at the Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam. One of the injured worker said...
  • Yuvraj Singh physically fit, says doctor September 8, 2012

    Yuvraj Singh's doctor has backed the player's decision of returning to international cricket sooner than expected. ...
  • Tribals beat up TDP MLA in Visakhapatnam May 11, 2011

    Angry villagers beat up S Soma when he seemed to be pushing the case for a mining project. ...
  • CJ report: Passengers stranded after Spicejet cancels flight January 10, 2010

    Seventy passengers of a Mumbaibound Spicejet flight were left stranded in Visakhapatnam on Saturday night. After issuing them boarding passes, the airline informed that the plane will not take off as the duty hours of the pilot was over. Citizen Journalist Supriya who was among those passengers shot these visuals using...