Kakinada

  • AP: Hostel sealed, students shifted after caning of visually impaired children July 22, 2014

    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: Video shows visually impaired children being caned by teacher July 21, 2014

    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, the...
  • Kakinada will be developed as infotech hub: Pallam Raju April 29, 2014

    Rajahmundry: Congress Kakinada Lok Sabha constituency nominee and Union Minister for Human Resources Development MM Pallam Raju said on Tuesday that Kakinada would be developed as an information technology hub. "We are planning to develop Kakinada as an information technology hub to generate employment for locals. This will help development of...
  • Pallam Raju files nomination from Kakinada LS seat April 19, 2014

    Rajahmundry: Union HRD Minister MM Pallam Raju on Saturday said the Congress was the only party to launch development initiative for the welfare of minorities and the weaker sections of society. Raju, who filed nomination for Kakinada Lok Sabha seat in Andhra Pradesh on Saturday, interacted with Muslim religious leaders,...
  • AAP leader Yogendra Yadav hints at politics behind the UGC axe September 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Psephologist and senior leader of the Aam Aadmi Party Yogendra Yadav has expressed surprise at being ousted from the University Grants Commission and being served with a showcause notice by the HRD ministry. "I am surprised that it took them 10 months to discover I was in politics...
  • Divorce plea transfer: SC sets aside Andhra Pradesh HC order August 20, 2013

    The Supreme Court has said that financial independence of wife cannot be a ground to frustrate her plea for shifting the divorce proceedings initiated by the husband. A bench headed by Justice Gyan Sudha Misra made the observation while setting aside as "illegal" and "devoid of wisdom" an Andhra Pradesh High...
  • Telangana statehood: Minister's wife fasting for six days shifted to hospital August 16, 2013

    Wife of an Andhra Pradesh minister, who was on fast for last six days in Kakinada town opposing state's bifurcation, was forcibly shifted to a hospital by the police in the early hours of Friday. Thota Vani, wife of Stamps and Registration Minister Thota Narasimham, was bodily lifted by police women...
  • Over 100 injured in clash over private power plant in Kakinada February 7, 2013

    Kakinada: Over 100 people were injured when villagers opposing a proposed power plant at Bikkavolu in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh clashed with police during the public hearing near in Kakinada on Wednesday, police said. People from at least 12 villages in the vicinity are opposing the proposed 100-MW captive...
  • RIL says D6 output normal after tsunami warning April 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Ouput is normal at India's largest gas producer, the Reliance Industries operated KG D6 block off India's east coast, and the company is monitoring the situation closely post tsunami warning, it said in statement on Wednesday. "Following an earthquake in Indonesia and alert for Tsunami issued in the region...
  • Central team to visit AP to assess crop damage February 5, 2011

    Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh: A central team will arrive in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on February 8 and 9 to assess the damage caused to crops and property due to rains. The District Joint Collector K Sasidhar said the inter-ministerial team is visiting for the second time to assess the...
  • Real Hero: A man who heals himself by helping others March 4, 2010

    In CNN-IBN real hero, meet Dr Chandrasekhar who lost his entire family in a terror attack but now spends time healing himself by helping others. The Srikiran Eye Hospital, named after his son, is the the only base hospital in Kakinada conducting more than 10,000 cataract surgeries each year, 90%...
  • Infotech Enterprises now in Kakinada June 20, 2007

    Hyderabad: Infotech Enterprises Limited (IEL), a leading global provider of engineering design, geospatial information and IT services, on Saturday launched its operations in Kakinada town in coastal Andhra Pradesh. Infotech thus became the first IT company to set up its development centre at the facility created by Software Technology Park of...