Marya Shakil

  • Burdwan blast: Mamata meets NSA, assures assistance in fight against terrorism 27-10-2014 05:44 PM

    Kolkata: The West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday assured all help to the Centre in fight against terrorism. The assurance from the West Bengal CM came after her meeting with National Security Advisor Ajit Doval. Talking to CNN-IBN, Special secretary Of General Security Prakash Mishra said, "The Government...
  • It's the beginning of the end for those who have stashed illegal money abroad: BJP 27-10-2014 01:20 PM

    The Narendra Modi government on Monday revealed names of three black money account holders in the Supreme Court. However, the list includes no politicians. But the BJP says that more names will be revealed as per the due procedure. ...
  • Don't try to threaten Congress over black money, come out with the complete list: Maken to BJP 22-10-2014 03:11 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress party on Wednesday dared the Narendra Modi government to reveal the names of all the black money account holders. The Congress also said that it was ready for a probe against it on the issue. Reacting to reports about the central government's decision to disclose certain...
  • Caste equations to decide the next Haryana CM 20-10-2014 09:06 PM

    New Delhi: After a historic win, comes the challenge of government formation in Haryana. The BJP with 47 seats has a clear majority but once again it boils down to caste equations. Emulating Bhajan Lal's formula of mobilising non-Jats, the choice in the BJP may finally narrow down to Karnal...
  • BJP MLAs Captain Abhimanyu Singh, Manohar Lal Khattar in close race to be Haryana CM 20-10-2014 01:36 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party won a complete majority in Haryana but it is still in dilemma on who to appoint the chief minister. Party sources said that the legislature party will meet on Tuesday in Chandigarh. Sources added that BJP observers Venkaiah Naidu and Dinesh sharma will hold...
  • Maharashtra: No rotational CM, Fadnavis front-runner for top post, say BJP sources 19-10-2014 10:41 PM

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party leadership is firm on having the next chief minister of Maharashtra from the party even as it is short of reaching the halfway mark, sources told CNN-IBN. There will be no rotational CM as was suggested in some reports earlier in the day, said highly...
  • We are confident about our win, there will be party celebrations, says BJP's Narasimha Rao 19-10-2014 08:38 AM

    BJP spokeperson Narasimha Rao said that BJP was confident about their win in the assembly elections. "Traditioanlly we have never been stronger. It is Diwali before Diwali for us," said Narasimha Rao. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 16-10-2014 10:33 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. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 15-10-2014 10:47 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. ...
  • Government to discuss tie-up with Facebook on social sector issues: Sources 09-10-2014 04:42 PM

    New Delhi: The Centre is looking to tie up with social networking site Facebook on social sector issues like Clean Ganga, female foeticide and education of girl child, sources said on Thursday. The government will convey to Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerburg, who is on his first visit to India, to...
  • Kiran Bedi holds the district administration responsible for the Patna stampede 04-10-2014 03:32 PM

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, former IPS officer Kiran Bedi said that the district administration was to be blamed for whatever happened in Gandhi Maidan in Patna. "Callous attitude, no leadership, lack of coordination by the authorities were the various reasons for the stampede," said Kiran Bedi. ...
  • Families lose their loved ones in Patna stampede 04-10-2014 09:55 AM

    Stampede at the historic Gandhi Maidan in Patna killed 32 people and left many others injured. Many people have also lost contact with their family members in the confusion that ensued. ...
  • Tatkal ticket prices to go up in select trains within a week: sources 02-10-2014 02:59 PM

    New Delhi: In a bad news for the passengers, the government is mulling an increase in the fares for tatkal tickets. According to railway sources, the ministry has sent a proposal to Zonal railways to identify 5 most popular trains each. According to sources, fifty per cent of Tatkal tickets...
  • Clean India: PM Modi trying to work together with everyone, say walkathon participants 02-10-2014 12:49 PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched his Swachh Bharat or the Clean India mission. Reading out a pledge for cleanliness, he took an assurance from the people to actively take part in the campaign. ...
  • UP: Trains collide near Gorakhpur, 12 dead, 45 injured 01-10-2014 07:26 AM

    Gorakhpur: At least 12 people killed and 45 others were injured when two speeding passenger trains collided near Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh late Tuesday night, a railway official said. The Krishak Express and Lucknow Barauni Express collided at the Gorakhpur Cantt Station late Tuesday night. According to Railway authorities, the...
  • Maharashtra elections: I tried to save the Congress-NCP alliance, says Prithviraj Chavan 29-09-2014 01:56 PM

    Former chief minister of Maharashtra Prithviraj Chavan who turned in his resignation on Friday accused former ally NCP of conspiring with opposition BJP and alleged that the two parties had a gameplan prior to the split. Chavan said that he tried to salvage the 15-year-old alliance between the NCP and...
  • Maharashtra: NCP broke alliance with Congress as it was cosying up to BJP, says Prithviraj Chavan 28-09-2014 07:45 AM

    Mumbai: Even as the Union Cabinet recommended President's Rule in poll-bound Maharashtra after Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan resigned following the end of the 15-year-old Congress-NCP alliance in the state, Chavan blamed the NCP for the breakup. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, Chavan claimed that the NCP broke the alliance...
  • Time to give BJP a mandate, says Prakash Javadekar 26-09-2014 03:54 PM

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar said that it was time to give BJP a mandate. The 25-year-old-BJP-Shiv Sena alliance finally ended on Thursday. "Time to give justice to the people of Maharashtra," said Javadekar. ...
  • PM Modi's 'Make in India' pitch to grow louder, campaign to be launched today 25-09-2014 07:51 AM

    New Delhi: A day after the successful entry of Mangalyaan into Mars orbit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the 'Make In India' campaign in the capital on Thursday. The campaign is expected to give a collective thrust to manufacturing in India and will seek greater foreign investment in the...
  • I wrote to Manmohan Singh warning him over 2G allocations, claims Congress's Kamal Nath 12-09-2014 10:49 AM

    New Delhi: In a statement that could send ripples across the Congress, senior party leader and former parliamentary affairs minister Kamal Nath has claimed that he had warned former prime minister Manmohan Singh over 2G allocations. "I did write a letter to the PM warning him of the allocations in...
  • J&K floods: Restoring telecommunication lines is priority, says Telecom Minister 08-09-2014 03:03 PM

    Communication lines are down in many areas of flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir and power cuts are also being seen in many parts of the valley. All communication lines including BSNL, Radio Kashmir are down. ...
  • Centre's new education policy: Homework on SMS, parental access to teachers' attendance 01-09-2014 06:08 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party-led government is all set to revamp the National Education Policy and unveil a new education policy, government sources told CNN-IBN. In this regard, Centre will hold consultations with IITs to fix goals in the fields of technology and mathematics, which will be lay foundation...
  • 100 days of Modi government: Oneman show so far, doubts linger over its success 30-08-2014 01:07 PM

    New Delhi: As the Narendra Modi government completes 100 days in power, one wonders whether the last hundred days have been a one-man show and whether it will continue to be so for the next four years. The 2014 general elections were interesting not only because Modi was the face...
  • Infighting in Modi government within 100 days, BJP leaders target Rajnath Singh, his son 27-08-2014 08:47 PM

    New Delhi: 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. Even though Prime Minister Narendra Modi and...
  • End of VajpayeeAdvani era as BJP shunts out top veterans into token body Marg Darshak Mandal 26-08-2014 11:37 PM

    New Delhi: It is the end of an era, finally and fully. The Atal Bihari Vajpayee-LK Advani era or whatever remained of it in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is now over. For the first time since the formation of the party, Vajpayee and Advani, who were the top two...
  • After being dropped from BJP Parliamentary Board, a visibly upset MM Joshi avoids media 26-08-2014 09:42 PM

    New Delhi: An angry Murli Manohar Joshi avoided the media on Tuesday as he was shunted out of the BJP's top decision-making body, the Parliamentary Board. The party veteran refused to speak to the media when asked about his reaction on the move. The leader was visibly upset at having...
  • End of VajpayeeAdvani era as BJP shunts out party veterans 26-08-2014 09:06 PM

    The BJP on Tuesday dropped Atal Bihari Vajpayee, LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi from the party's Parliamentary Board, it's highest decision-making body. A token body called the Marg Darshak Mandal has instead been created to accommodate the seniors. ...
  • Marg Darshak Mandal a highpowered panel of veterans: BJP 26-08-2014 08:51 PM

    BJP spokesperson Shahnawaz Hussain also hit out at the Congress for calling the Marg Darshak Mandal an old-age home for BJP veterans. ...
  • My insult was an insult to Haryana, says Bhupinder Singh Hooda 24-08-2014 05:18 PM

    Panipat: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that an insult to him was an insult to the state. While addressing a rally at Panipat, Hooda said, "Haryana never tolerates an insult. My insult was an insult to Haryana. I went...
  • Eightmember think tank to replace Planning Commission: sources 23-08-2014 09:04 AM

    New Delhi: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi decided to scrap the Planning Commission, sources in the central government tell CNN-IBN that the panel will be replaced by an eight-member think tank. This eight-member body will comprise of top economists, social activist and scientist. Out of the eight members, four will...