Jagriti Chandra

  • Delhi: Cultural extravaganza in Tagore International school 18-09-2014 01:09 PM

    Lady Peng Liyuan on Thursday met the students of the Tagore International School in the national capital. CNN-IBN's Jagriti Chandra spoke to some students who performed for the first Lady. "We could present our culture, which is diverse. She loved our performances, she was overwhelmed," students said. ...
  • Watch: Students of Tagore International School prepare Mandarin melodies for the Chinese First Lady 18-09-2014 10:19 AM

    Students of Tagore International School in New Delhi will get a chance to flaunt their Mandarin skills on Thursday when Chinese President Xi Jinping's wife Peng Liyuan visits the school for an interactive session. ...
  • Delhi: Lack of private toilets in Bawana put women at risk 18-08-2014 08:21 AM

    New Delhi: The residents of a slum in Bawana in the national capital have been forced to use community toilets as they do not have toilets within their homes. The denial of basic necessity also meant higher risk to women's safety. Women said that they do not feel safe while...
  • CWG 2014: Phogat sisters create history in Glasgow 05-08-2014 11:42 AM

    The gold won by Phogat sisters Babita and Vinesh in Glasgow emulated the feat of their sister Geeta, who was the first Indian woman to win a CWG wrestling gold in 2010. ...
  • Taniam death: Students from Northeast demand justice, over 300 court arrest 06-02-2014 05:06 PM

    Students from the Northeast states continue to protest in Delhi demanding justice for Nido Taniam and to end discrimination against them. Over 300 students on Thursday courted arrest. ...
  • Wheelchair Flying Club: Giving wings to the differently-abled 03-02-2014 09:33 AM

    New Delhi: The Wheelchair Flying Club in Delhi shares the passion of travel. Members of this unique club are wheelchair borne but not wheelchair bound. They enjoy travelling around the city. "Earlier I would hesitate from taking my daughter outdoors. But now I feel I have the courage," said a...
  • World Toilet Day: Women face harassment at community toilets in Bawana 19-11-2013 10:33 AM

    New Delhi: On World Toilet Day, CNN-IBN traveled to a slum in Bawana where even basic sanitation facilities are missing. Women are forced to community toilets and also have to face daily harassment. In the past politicians like Union Minister Jairam Ramesh and BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi have...
  • Delhi: Self-help group helps women gain financial independence 06-09-2013 12:55 PM

    New Delhi: A self-help group in the heart of Nizamuddin Basti is helping women gain financial independence. INSHA Crafts Centre, an initiative of the Aga Khan Trust, provides a livelihood to women residents of the area by providing vocational training in embroidery, tailoring and paper cutting. For women like Tamanna,...
  • A ray of hope for the acid attack survivors 24-07-2013 12:40 PM

    New Delhi: While there are acid attack survivors who are struggling to come to terms with the life after the ghastly incident, there are others who have braced up themselves to get together and fight for their rights and stop the rising incidents of acid attacks. Chhaon is one such...
  • IIT professor conducts Maths, Science workshops for madrasa teachers 11-06-2013 09:50 AM

    New Delhi: A professor from IIT Delhi, Dr VK Tripathi, has been spreading communal harmony by teaching 400 madrasa teachers Maths and Science over the past seven years. As a teacher at the Madrasa Dar-ul-uloom Rahmania, Maulana Abdul Jabbar dedicates his entire day to the teaching of Urdu, Quran and...
  • CNN-IBN impact: Good samaritan helps girl who rescues abandoned dogs 30-05-2013 02:27 PM

    New Delhi: Two days after CNN-IBN aired the story of Simmy Malhotra who rescues abandoned dogs, a good samaritan has stepped in to donate Rs 1 lakh to help take care of those dogs. A passionate dog lover quit her well paying job to rescue and care for abandoned dogs...
  • Delhi: Meet Simmy Malhotra, who quit her Dell job to save dying dogs 27-05-2013 09:17 AM

    New Delhi: A passionate dog lover quit her well paying job to rescue and care for abandoned dogs in New Delhi. Her two-room house functions as a kennel for as many as 24 dogs at a time. Simmy Malhotra, who has been feted with the Godfrey Phillips Bravery Awards, has...
  • Mumbai man takes photography to the visually impaired 29-10-2012 10:25 AM

    New Delhi: A Mumbai-based photographer, Partho Bhowmick, provides the visually impaired an experience in artistic expression, through the use of camera. The students at his workshops are all visually impaired, and they learn to use their other senses to see. The students show how they use sound to gauge direction...