Palki S Upadhyay

  • News 360: Braveheart takes on hecklers who assaulted her husband 22-08-2014 09:28 PM

    In an inspiring story coming in from Meerut, a woman defended herself and her husband when a group of miscreants attacked them. ...
  • You are Shakti, Durga and Kali, why fear: these bravehearts ask all women 22-08-2014 06:46 PM

    Bravehearts Neha, Natasha and Kiran Sethi have one thing in common. They have all fought their assailants and refused to be turned into yet another victim. They are India's bravehearts. From their experience they have learnt that men attack women whom they perceive as weak. "Be strong, think strong. What...
  • Chennai @ 375: Mohan Raman tells the story of Kollywood 21-08-2014 11:36 PM

    Mohan Raman is a Tamil movie actor and film historian, on the occasion of 375 years to the foundation of Chennai he tells about the journey of Tamil film industry popularly known as Kollywood. ...
  • News 360: Molestation survivor harassed by Mumbai Police 19-08-2014 09:54 PM

    In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. ...
  • Mumbai shame: Police grills molestation survivor about her clothes, whereabouts 19-08-2014 04:44 PM

    Mumbai: In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. In an exclusive interaction with CNN-IBN the survivor reveals her horrifying experience. ...
  • News 360: India calls off talks with Pakistan 18-08-2014 09:14 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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 15-08-2014 11:11 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Landslide tragedy in Pune: Is this a man-made disaster? 01-08-2014 08:38 PM

    Could the massive landslide in Ambegaon in Pune have been averted? Some unheeded alarm bells raised in 2011 by a panel of experts could hold answers to whether the tragedy was a natural calamity or a man-made disaster. ...
  • Eid Mubarak!

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    My 3 year old returned from school yesterday and told me how they celebrated Eid. "Apne friend ko hug karo, sevaiyan khilao aur bolo Eid...

  • Did police botch up its probe into the Bangalore school rape? 29-07-2014 05:44 PM

    The Bangalore Police on Tuesday two gym instructors in the rape case of a six-year-old student in the school premises. The police has ruled out the involvement of the skating instructor Mustafa. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and takes views over the issue. ...
  • News 360: Pak mob kills 3 over blasphemous Facebook post 28-07-2014 09:36 PM

    A Pakistani mob killed a woman member of a religious sect and two of her grand daughters after a sect member was accused of posting blasphemous material on Facebook, police said on Monday, the latest instance of growing violence against minorities. ...
  • News 360: Telangana BJP opposes Sania as state's brand ambassador 24-07-2014 09:45 PM

    A Bharatiya Janata Party leader has stirred a controversy by opposing tennis star Sania Mirza's appointment as the new brand ambassador for Telangana. BJP MLA K Laxman even went to the extent of calling Sania the daughter-in-law of Pakistan as she married Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik in 2010. ...
  • News 360: 189 Dutch, 44 Malaysians killed on MH17 flight 18-07-2014 09:08 PM

    There were 189 Dutch passengers among the 298 people on board the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed in Ukraine on Thursday, the airline said in its latest update on Friday evening. Among the people of other nationalities on board were 44 Malaysians (including 15 crew members), 27 Australians, 12...
  • News 360: Centre strongly disapproves of Vaidik's meeting with Hafiz Saeed 15-07-2014 08:39 PM

    With the increasing pressure from the opposition, the government has been forced to clarify its stand on yoga teacher Ramdev's close aide Ved Pratap Vaidik's meeting with 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed in Lahore. The government has fielded its senior ministers in both the Houses of Parliament as the issue disrupted...
  • News 360: Economic Survey 2014 says FY15 GDP growth seen at 5.4-5.9 pc 09-07-2014 09:16 PM

    India will probably unveil bold reforms in its Budget on Thursday in a bid to turn around an economy growing at decade lows, but major changes to taxes will be absent, a survey showed. ...
  • News 360: Gowda presents Rail bduget, 58 new trains, focus on safety 08-07-2014 08:41 PM

    In the maiden Railway Budget of the Narendra Modi government, Union Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday promised to revamp the railways and cut down on populism. Gowda said the Cabinet has been asked to clear Foreign Direct Investment in railway infrastructure and new projects should be explored through the...
  • News 360: Tapas Pal apologises for his rape remark 01-07-2014 09:05 PM

    Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal, whose controversial remarks against women sparked outrage, on Tuesday tendered an unconditional apology saying that in making such comments he has let down his constituents and the people of Bengal. ...
  • TMC MP's 'rape as revenge' comment: Should Mamata sack Tapas Pal? 01-07-2014 06:35 PM

    In a very insensitive statement, Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal on Monday threatened to rape and murder women members of the Opposition. Addressing party workers, Pal said, "If CPM tries to kill and intimidate our workers here, I will not spare them. I will ask our boys to go and...
  • News 360: Suspense continuous over Delhi University VC's resignation 24-06-2014 08:49 PM

    After days of standoff with the University Grants Commission over the four-year undergraduate programme, confusion now reigns over Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh's resignation. The Human Resource Development Ministry said that it has not received Singh's resignation yet. ...
  • News 360: DU, UGC in open war over 4-year course, admissions deferred 23-06-2014 08:50 PM

    There has been an open war between the University Grants Commission and the Delhi University over the 4-year Undergraduate Program offered by the university. The conflict has now hit the admissions process which was scheduled to begin on Tuesday. The Delhi University Principals Association has said that the admissions process...
  • News 360: Centre hikes railway fares by 14.2 pc, freight charges by 6.5 pc 20-06-2014 08:52 PM

    A week after the Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the people to prepare themselves to face some hardships, the Centre has increased Railways fare on Friday. The fare has gone up by 14.2 per cent for passengers and 6.5 per cent for the freight. It will be effective from June...
  • News 360: PMO acts tough, rejects ministers' choices for private secretaries 16-06-2014 08:56 PM

    In a rather strong move, the Prime Minister Office has struck down the proposals made by some of his ministers including Home Minister Rajnath Singh for the appointment of their private secretaries. ...
  • News 360: EC says no to Modi rally in Varanasi, BJP calls for protest 07-05-2014 08:34 PM

    Soon after the Election Commission denied permission to the Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to hold a rally in Varanasi, the party lashed out at the Returning Officer in Varanasi for his biased behaviour. ...
  • News 360: Voters beat the heat, high turnout in phase 7 of LS polls 30-04-2014 08:13 PM

    Good turnout in the seventh phase of Lok Sabha elections as voters brave the heat to vote across 89 Constituencies in 7 States and 2 Union Territories. West Bengal records a high of 83 per cent and heavy in Telangana and Punjab. ...
  • Mumbai: Hundreds of names missing from lists, voters share their woes 25-04-2014 03:44 PM

    Hundreds of Mumbaikars complained that their names were missing from the voters list.A PIL will be filed in the Bombay High Court on Monday in connection with this. ...
  • News 360: EC seeks report on Praveen Togadia's hate speech 21-04-2014 08:36 PM

    The Election Commission has sought a report on VHP President Praveen Togadia's alleged hate speech. Togadia asked people in Bhavnagar in Gujarat to evict Muslims from Hindu dominated areas. Even though the Cong has filed a complaint, both Togadia and the RSS are denying the reports, calling them fabricated. ...
  • What I couldn't say through the ballot

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    No ink on my finger, no selfie on my Facebook page. I did not vote today. My name did not figure on the voters list...

  • News 360: Kejriwal slapped during Delhi roadshow, forgives attacker 08-04-2014 08:47 PM

    There has been yet another attack on Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal as he was slapped by an unidentified man on Tuesday. After being at the receiving end of several physical attacks during the election campaign, former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal made it clear that he was willing...
  • News 360: Kejriwal to take on Modi in Varanasi 25-03-2014 08:45 PM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday addressed a rally in Varanasi and said that he will fight Lok Sabha elections against BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. ...
  • My daughter starts nursery next month. This is how she told me to let go, breathe and relax 19-03-2014 03:29 PM

    Then I would have scorned at my future self for sitting dreamily and almost romanticizing my past. It was nothing exotic. None of the cliched walking 5 kilometers to school and reading under the street lamp. But I had my share of hardships that now seem like little adventures from...