• Events which led to execution of Afzal Guru February 9, 2013

    It's been more than 11 years since five terrorists attacked Parliament and opened indiscriminate fire killing nine people on December 13, 2001. While police succeeded in killing all the terrorists on the spot, five Delhi policemen, a woman CRPF constable, two members of the watch and ward staff and a...
  • Delhi rape: Punish my son if he's guilty, says juvenile's mother January 15, 2013

    As the juvenile justice board tries to determine the age of the sixth accused in the brutal Delhi gangrape-murder case, his family in Badaun in western Uttar Pradesh is shocked to know that he is still alive. The accused had left home five years ago and had been untraceable since...
  • Delhi doesn't take care of its workers, rue the city's homeless January 4, 2013

    Lakhs of people come to Delhi everyday in search of a good job, better life and a brighter future. But lack of economic or social support for the urban poor in the capital forces a large percentage to live on the streets. ...
  • Over 3 lakh homeless braving winter chill on Delhi streets January 2, 2013

    Over three lakh people in Delhi live on streets braving extreme weather, economic hardship and government apathy. Though there are arrangements of night shelters for homeless people, many don't prefer going there citing the transport cost involved in reaching the shelters. There are others who allege that police isn't sensitive...
  • Delhi homeless brave winter chill worsened by state apathy, police abuse December 31, 2012

    Cold, hungry, and homeless - over three lakh people in Delhi live on the streets, braving extreme weather, economic hardship and government apathy. A basement near central Delhi's Hanuman Mandir has been home to Ram Sagar Pandey for the last 25 years. He says, "I am telling you. I have...
  • 30 Minutes: Brand Ramdev June 18, 2011

    This week on '30 Minutes', Divya Iyer highlights Ramdev's journey from yoga guru to a brand against corruption. ...
  • UP teen case: Oppn steps up pressure on UP govt June 15, 2011

    New Delhi: Five days after the controversial murder of a minor girl in Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati finally broke her silence on Wednesday promising stern action. Mayawati said, "What happened in Lakhimpur is regretful... We are taking strict action. The government is ready for a CBI probe...
  • Ramdev declares assets, doesn't disclose all June 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Baba Ramdev on Thursday made an attempt to silence his critics by giving details of his business empire. The yoga guru listed capital and expenses of his trusts but remained silent on companies run by his trusts. In the end he ended up hiding more than what he...
  • Ramdev's aide denies charges, says he is Indian June 7, 2011

    Haridwar: Yoga guru Baba Ramdev's close aide Acharya Balkrishna surfaced in Haridwar on Tuesday, three days after he went missing following the police crackdown at the Ramlila Maidan on Ramdev's supporters, claiming that he was an Indian and not a citizen of Nepal as was being alleged by a Congress...
  • Is Baba Ramdev's campaign losing steam? June 7, 2011

    Baba Ramdev resumed his protest against corruption from Haridwar on Monday. ...
  • Ramdev's fast: satyagrah or a political stunt? June 6, 2011

    CNN-IBN asked citizens across the nation whether Baba Ramdev's fast is a satyagrah or just a political stunt? ...
  • Enraged Ramdev continues fast in Haridwar June 6, 2011

    New Delhi: From the Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi to his yagyashala in Patanjali Peeth in Haridwar, in his home turf Uttarakhand, yoga guru Baba Ramdev's movement against corruption was cruelly cut short. But the feisty new age yoga guru is undeterred. The midnight crackdown by the government may have...
  • What makes Baba Ramdev so influential June 2, 2011

    New Delhi: Baba Ramdev's threat of an indefinite hunger strike has left the government jittery. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Cabinet colleagues got into a huddle on Wednesday to try and resolve the crisis. So what is it about Baba Ramdev that makes him seem so influential, not just...
  • As allegations fly, fear rules Bhatta-Parsaul May 21, 2011

    Greater Noida: The National Council for Women has challenged the Uttar Pradesh Police forensic report that there were no human remains in the mounds of ash found at Bhatta and Parsaul villages. CNN-IBN revisited the villages to find out what the people have to say. The mounds of ash in...
  • Bhatta-Parsaul: did Rahul mislead PM? May 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi seems to have misled Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the nation on alleged rape and killings at Bhatta-Parsaul. A CNN-IBN report finds that several of Rahul's claims are not backed by evidence. Rahul misquoted: Congress But the Congress stands by Rahul with the...