Ananya Dasgupta

  • News360: Another dera mocks law, 'godman' Ashutosh Maharaj's followers defy HC 04-12-2014 09:27 PM

    After a stand-off with self-styled godman Rampal, tensions are mounting with the followers of Ashutosh Maharaj in Jalandhar. Followers of Ashutosh Maharaj, who has been in deep freeze since January and was declared clinically dead, are fortifying his ashram in Jalandhar after the court ordered to cremate him. ...
  • News360: Minister Niranjan Jyoti apologises, Opposition demands her sacking 02-12-2014 10:48 PM

    Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti apologised to the Parliament for her controversial remarks in a public rally on Monday. However, the Opposition refused to relent, saying they wanted her to be sacked. ...
  • News 360: Modi-Sharif shakehand salvages SAARC summit 27-11-2014 09:25 PM

    The 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit came to an end on Thursday evening with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif's handshake on the concluding day hogging the limelight. ...
  • News 360: Modi snubs Sharif at SAARC, says combat cross-border terror 26-11-2014 10:25 PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday held bilateral talks with all Heads of Government and State attending the 18th SAARC Summit with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif the only conspicuous exemption. Noting that a good neighbourhood is a universal aspiration, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said, "If we are...
  • Ebola patient in India: Are we Ebola-ready? 19-11-2014 11:14 PM

    As an Indian national returning from Liberia has been quarantined at a special facility at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi. CNN-IBN asks whether we are Ebola-ready and discusses it with Senior Consultant Dr. MS Jha at Primus Hospital. ...
  • News 360: Night operation starts at Rampal's ashram in Hisar, death toll stands at 6 19-11-2014 08:18 PM

    Violence escalated in Hisar on Wednesday when several cars were set on fire near the self-styled godman Rampal's ashram. The local police is yet to identify the accused persons. Six people have lost their lives so far in clashes between the supporters of self-styled godman Rampal and the Haryana Police...
  • Godman culture on the rise: Is blind faith to blame? 19-11-2014 07:51 PM

    Six people have lost their lives so far in clashes between the supporters of self-styled godman Rampal and the Haryana Police in Hisar. CNN-IBN takes call from across the country and asks whether the blind faith is to blame. ...
  • News 360: Burdwan blast probe trail reaches Jharkhand, NIA to visit Dhaka 13-11-2014 11:13 PM

    The probe trail in Burdwan blast case has now reached Jharkhand. National Investigation Agency on Thursday interrogated Harun and Mohammad Hussain, the two aides of Jamaat operatives Sajid and Amjad who were arrested recently. The interrogation of these Jamaat operatives zeroed in on the names of these two individuals. ...
  • News 360: Indian Army admits mistake in Budgam firing, expresses regret over the incident 07-11-2014 08:44 PM

    Terming the incident as a mistake, the Indian Army has taken responsibility for the Budgam firing in which two people were killed and two others were injured. "We take responsibility of incident. A mistake has taken place," GOC Northern Command Lieutenant General DS Hooda said. ...
  • Buffalo on runway: Is a major mishap waiting to happen? 07-11-2014 06:41 PM

    A Delhi-bound SpiceJet plane hit a buffalo on the runway a few seconds before the take-off at the Surat airport. CNN-IBN asks whether a major mishap is waiting to happen. ...
  • 1984 Riots accused in Rahul team: Is this a self-goal? 05-11-2014 04:58 PM

    Under fire for reportedly forming an election committee with 1984 anti-Sikh riots accused as its members, the Congress backtracked and denied media reports claiming such a body had been constituted. CNN-IBN takes views from across the country. ...
  • Is the UP Police serious when it says vulgar clothes lead to rape? 30-10-2014 03:36 PM

    In a bizarre explanation for the rise in rape cases in the state, the Uttar Pradesh Police have now blamed mobile phone culture, bad influence of western culture and indecent dressing sense among women as reasons behind it. ...
  • Abuse of power by Jammu DIG exposed: Should the government step in? 29-10-2014 07:10 PM

    In an embarrassment for a top policeman in Jammu and Kashmir, photographs showing abuse of power by the Deputy Inspector General of Police in Jammu have gone viral. The photographs were posted by the DIG's son on social media. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and asks whether the...
  • News 360: Air India violates DGCA flying duty hours norms for crew 28-10-2014 09:44 PM

    In the news yet again for wrong reasons, India's state air carrier Air India has been accused of flouting civil aviation guidelines and putting lives of hundreds of passengers at risk everyday. ...
  • Was shocked to see my name in Centre's affidavit on black money: PC Lodhiya 27-10-2014 10:50 PM

    Bullion trader from Rajkot PC Lodhiya who has been named in the government's affidavit said that he was shocked to see his name in the affidavit submitted by the Centre to the Supreme Court. He also added that there has been no formal communication from the government. "I do not...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 23-09-2014 10:17 PM

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Ananya Dasgupta 19-09-2014 11:07 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Ananya Dasgupta on India @ 9. ...
  • Modi's big statement to CNN: Is the PM reaching out to the Indian Muslims? 19-09-2014 10:44 PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an exclusive interview to CNN, said that no Indian Muslim will respond to the al Qaeda's call for recruitment. He added that their patriotism could not be questioned. We ask: Is the PM reaching out to the Indian Muslims? ...
  • News 360: Pak made spectacle of talks, says PM Modi 29-08-2014 09:09 PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi had some tough words for Pakistan on Friday. In an interaction with the Japanese media ahead of his Saturday visit to the country, Modi said that he was "disappointed that Pakistan had sought to make a spectacle of talks" and went ahead and held meetings with...
  • News 360: Government brings TRAI Bill to appoint of PM's principal secretary 11-07-2014 09:07 PM

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday slammed the opposition parties for their remarks over the appointment of Nripendra Mishra saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi has the right to choose his staff. The BJP and the Congress are set for a face-off over the appointment of the Prime Minister's Principal Secretary...
  • Congress workers protest against Chouhan, demand CBI probe in recruitment scam 01-07-2014 02:07 PM

    Bhopal: Congress workers staged a massive protest in Bhopal on Tuesday, seeking a CBI probe in the alleged involvement of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister in the recently exposed recruitment scam. Chouhan is being accused of allegedly altering the PSC rules to recruit his niece as a deputy collector. Congress workers...
  • News 360: Delhi University scraps FYUP, admissions yet to begin 27-06-2014 09:18 PM

    Celebrations erupted as the week long impasse between Delhi University and the University Grants Commission (UGC) finally ended on Friday with the Vice Chancellor agreeing to scrap the controversial Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP). ...
  • News 360: FIFA World Cup 2014 all set to begin 12-06-2014 09:03 PM

    The beautiful game's most celebrated tournament - the FIFA World Cup - will see daylight in a few hours in Brazil, though the sky hanging over the event's opening will be slightly cloudy due to the smoke emanating from the local protests over money spent in hosting the event. This...
  • Watch: Sequence of events that led to Gopinath Munde's death 03-06-2014 12:12 PM

    Union Minister Gopinath Munde died after he met with an accident in Delhi early on Tuesday morning. His car, a Maruti SX4, was hit by a Tata Indica after which Munde was rushed to the AIIMS trauma centre and was declared dead. ...
  • I have brought professionalism in police force: Neeraj Kumar 22-07-2013 06:05 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar, who retires on July 31, said on Monday that his biggest achievement as the Delhi Police chief has been bringing professionalism among police personnel. Kumar, who came under severe criticism after the gangrape of a 23-year-old paramedical student in a moving bus on...
  • Asaram misquoted on Delhi gangrape: Neelam Dube 07-01-2013 03:22 PM

    Asaram's spokesperson reiterated that the braveheart should have reminded the culprits of god to save herself. ...
  • Memorabilia from India at WillKate wedding 25-04-2011 05:03 PM

    In a Ludhiana based factory, 4000 scarves to be given as mementos at the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton are being manufactured. ...
  • Ramayan on Facebook: the gods stay connected 13-10-2010 04:29 PM

    The spirit of the festival season is in the air and here's what it would be like if the gods had Facebook to stay connected. ...
  • Amitabh Bachchan to attend IIFA 2010 or not? 03-06-2010 06:32 PM

    Check out which actors plan to give IIFA 2010 a miss ...
  • The Maha saga

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    Ok...so after days and nights of will they won't they, was he, is he - Shoaib and Sania are ready to take the plunge. ...