Anubha Bhonsle

  • 'Mary Kom' the film: Not shot in Manipur, no actress from the state, not to be released there 28-08-2014 10:24 AM

    Imphal: The film on Manipur boxer MC Mary Kom will hit the theatres next week. But ironically, it will not be screened in her home state because of a 14-year-old ban on Hindi films. Many have questioned the existing rule and also ask why a Manipuri actress wasn't chosen to...
  • News 360: BJP split wide open over allegations against Rajnath, son 27-08-2014 09:16 PM

    In the first signs of an internal tussle within the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) within the first 100 days of the Narendra Modi government, several party leaders have targeted Home Minister Rajnath Singh and his son Pankaj over allegations of misconduct. ...
  • No show for 'Mary Kom' in Manipur, questions raised over choice of the film's leading lady 27-08-2014 09:14 PM

    Hindi films have been banned in Manipur since 2000. And while many are questioning the rationale and morality of the ban in the Internet age, Manipur is also talking about the choice of the film's leading lady, a blooper in its trailer and much more. ...
  • News 360: Vajpayee, Advani, Joshi dropped from BJP Parliamentary Board 26-08-2014 09:35 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has dropped its patriarchs LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Atal Bihari Vajpayee from the Parliamentary Board. BJP leaders Shivraj Singh Chouhan and JP Nadda, on the other hand, have been included in the Board. ...
  • Society slowly changing, says Meerut man who adopted 12 HIV positive boys 25-08-2014 09:26 PM

    In Meerut, 12 HIV positive boys have been given a new lease of life by a young couple. A close encounter with death promoted Ajay Sharma to look at life differently and encouraged him to transform lives. Supporting Sharma in this cause is his wife. The couple has adopted 12...
  • News 360: Meerut couple shows the way, adopts 12 HIV positive boys 25-08-2014 09:10 PM

    In Meerut, 12 HIV positive boys have been given a new lease of life by a young couple. A close encounter with death promoted Ajay Sharma to look at life differently and encouraged him to transform lives. Supporting Sharma in this cause is his wife. The couple has adopted 12...
  • Irom re-arrested but AFSPA not on Manipur government's talking table 22-08-2014 08:09 PM

    Imphal: Manipur activist Irom Sharmila was again arrested on Friday while she was protesting against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in Imphal. After Irom Sharmila refused medical examination the police on Friday morning forcibly picked her up and took her away in a police van. Brutal man-handling and force...
  • Manipur activist Irom Sharmila arrested yet again while protesting against AFSPA 22-08-2014 10:37 AM

    Imphal: Manipur activist Irom Sharmila has yet again been arrested while she was protesting against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in Imphal. When the police arrived at the protest venue on Friday morning, Irom and her mother resisted arrest, following which the police forcibly picked her up and took...
  • Manipur: Irom Sharmila and her mother resist arrest as police arrive at the protest site 22-08-2014 10:21 AM

    Imphal: The police in Imphal arrived at Manipur activist Irom Sharmila's protest venue to arrest her on Friday morning. However, Irom and her mother have been defiant and have been resisting arrest. Irom Sharmila is continuing her protest against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in Manipur. Soon after her...
  • Irom Sharmila likely to be detained today, heavy police presence at her protest site 22-08-2014 08:32 AM

    Imphal: Activist Irom Sharmila is continuing her protest against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in Manipur. Soon after her release, Irom refused a medical examination. There is heavy police presence at the protest site in Imphal where she is continuing her hunger strike. She is likely to be detained...
  • I will only be happy if AFSPA is repealed: Irom Sharmila 21-08-2014 10:13 PM

    In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN, Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila who is on indefinite fast against AFSPA for last 14 years said, she is cheerful after being released from house arrest of almost one and a half decade house arrest but she will only be happy when the AFSPA will...
  • Manipur's Iron Lady vows to continue war on AFSPA after release 20-08-2014 10:03 PM

    Imphal: The imagery is old, Irom Sharmila has walked out many times out of the Jawahar Lal Institute of Medical Sciences in Imphal. But this walk is different, without the tag that here is a woman trying to commit suicide. Once out, an emotional Sharmila led by Meira Paibis, only...
  • News 360: Irom Sharmila freed, says her fast against AFSPA will continue 20-08-2014 09:27 PM

    Irom Sharmila has been released from Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Science of Imphal on Wednesday evening. A Manipur Court on Tuesday had ordered Sharmila's release citing lack of evidence on attempted suicide charges. The court had said that she should be released immediately. ...
  • Manipur Court orders release of Irom Sharmila, says no proof against her in attempted suicide case 19-08-2014 02:57 PM

    Imphal: In a big relief for activist Irom Sharmila, a Manipur Court has ordered her release citing lack of evidence on attempted suicide charges. The court has said that she should be released immediately. Though according to sources, it will take at least two days to complete the formalities of...
  • Watch: 'Toilet Heroine' Neelam Sharma shares her story 18-08-2014 10:59 PM

    Six newly-wed women on Sunday returned to their parents as the house of their in-laws' in Kushinagar district of Uttar Pradesh did not have toilet. One of the brides, Neelam Sharma spoke to CNN-IBN and shares her story that why she took the step. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle 18-08-2014 10:41 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Indo-Pak talks off: Has Modi government acted in haste? 18-08-2014 09:41 PM

    India on Monday called off its Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, sending a strong message to the country after its envoy held an hour-long meeting with Kashmiri separatist leaders in Delhi despite a warning by India against it. ...
  • Clean Up India: Expert views on sanitation issues and its solutions 14-08-2014 10:22 PM

    In the run up to Independence Day, CNN-IBN has begun a special initiative to clean up India. It is a project in which you can be involved by sharing your experiences of how there is a complete lack of civic sense across the country. While the government aims to fulfil...
  • Mid air scare: Pilots admit to taking naps while on duty 14-08-2014 10:01 PM

    New Delhi: As the news of Jet Airways aircraft flying from Mumbai to Brussels dropping to 5,000 feet due to the apparent callousness of the pilots surfaced, officials have admitted of instances when both the pilot and the co pilot have left the cockpit when the plane has been mid-air....
  • News 360: Congress corners government over spate in communal violence 13-08-2014 09:14 PM

    Discussion over the Communal Violence Bill took place in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday amidst huge uproar. While the Congress alleged that maximum cases of communal violence had come to light since the Bharatiya Janata Party led government had taken charge at the Centre, the latter blamed the Congress of...
  • News 360: SC seeks ADAG, SWAN files in 2G scam probe 12-08-2014 09:50 PM

    In a recent development in 2G scam, the CBI has instituted an inquiry against Tata for alleged illegal bidding by Tata-Unitech in the licence auctions. The Supreme Court of India had asked for CBI records of 2G Swan Telecom probe which is allegedly a front for Anil Ambani owned Reliance...
  • UPSC Round Table: Does the CSAT need a review? 09-08-2014 03:28 PM

    As the Union Public Service Commission Civil Services aspirants continue their protests against the the Civil Service Aptitude Test (CSAT), we discuss if the exam needs to be reviewed and whether it is well equipped to select the best bureaucrats for the country. ...
  • News 360: Medical emergency kept Sachin Tendulkar away from Parliament 08-08-2014 09:02 PM

    After the uproar due to absence of Rajya Sabha MP Sachin Tendulkar in the Upper House, the former cricketer responded to the controversy on Friday in a press conference. Sachin said, "My absence in Delhi has been discussed too much. I do not mean to disrespect any institution, there was...
  • News 360: Ratan Tata clarifies his remarks on lack of industrial development in West Bengal 07-08-2014 09:21 PM

    Tata Sons Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata on Thursday clarified his remarks on the lack of industrial development in West Bengal and said that he never spoke of it in state-only view while reacting to West Bengal Industries Minister Amit Mitra's statement criticising him. ...
  • News 360: Passengers push train to free trapped commuter in Perth 06-08-2014 09:45 PM

    After realising the staff members' incapacity to rescue a man struck between the platform and train, all the people on station pushed and tilted the train to rescue the man. The incident took place in Perth, Australia. ...
  • Pakistan captures BSF soldier swept away by strong Chenab river current 06-08-2014 06:50 PM

    Jammu: A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier swept away by strong currents of the Chenab river in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday has been captured by Pakistan Rangers. The Pakistan Rangers have confirmed the soldier's capture and the BSF has called for a flag meeting to get him freed. Pakistan...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle 05-08-2014 11:13 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Movies and Candy Crush are my rivals not other books: Chetan Bhagat 05-08-2014 11:12 PM

    India's bestselling author Chetan Bhagat says, as an author he is not competing with other books but is making a humble book rise amid things like Candy Crush and movies. The author talks about his new book, The Half Girlfriend. ...
  • Are laws against sexual assault being misused? 05-08-2014 10:27 PM

    In a dramatic twist in the rape case against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar, the CCTV footage of a meeting between the model and her former lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui accessed by CNN-IBN suggested that the model wanted to tarnish the DIG's image and gain publicity to enter a reality television show....
  • Save Arian: Father thanks CNN-IBN, change.org for taking initiative 05-08-2014 09:37 PM

    It is a victory for the CNN-IBN and change.org Save Arian campaign and great news for the 12-year-old boy Arian who suffers from the rare genetic disorder called Hunter's syndrome. The US pharmaceutical company that manufactures the expensive drug used to treat the disorder has agreed to provide Arian's family...