Priyali Sur

  • Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarhi asks to end slavery, calls for Anti-Child Labour Act 22-11-2014 04:47 PM

    Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi has sought the immediate enforcement of Anti-Child Labour Act to end slavery in the country. ...
  • Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarhi calls for Anti-Child Labour Act to end slavery 20-11-2014 10:15 AM

    London: Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi has sought the immediate enforcement of Anti-Child Labour Act to end slavery in the country. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN ahead of the Nobel Prize ceremony in London, Satyarthi said, "Enforce the Anti-Child Labour Act in India and have all forms of child...
  • Kailash Satyarthi's 'Bachpan Bachao Andolan' saved lives of many minors 11-10-2014 04:07 PM

    New Delhi: Kailash Satyarthi of NGO 'Bachpan Bachao Andolan' has won the Nobel Peace Prize for his crusade against child labour in India. CNN-IBN has joined Satyarthi's cause and highlighted how thousands of minor girls are trafficked to big cities and sold as bonded labour by illegal placement agencies. A...
  • 30 Minutes: Story of the 'Third Gender' 05-07-2014 08:40 PM

    What if your gender does not confirm to the conventional definition? CNN-IBN brings you a report on the ordeal a person of the 'third gender' has to face in everyday life. ...
  • Infosys Innovating for a Better Tomorrow: Stories that transformed India 13-04-2014 04:15 PM

    Infosys joins hands with Network18 in bringing forth fascinating stories behind innovations that have transformed India. In today's special show we bring three fascinating stories of innovation that had transformed India. ...
  • Guwahati molestation victim recounts horror, culprits out on bail 13-12-2013 01:45 PM

    Guwahati: In July 2012, a young girl was sexually assaulted by a mob on the streets of Guwahati for almost an hour as the city just looked on. Only one man stood up for her. The victim finally broke her silence and recalled her horrific experience. Guwahati, on the banks...
  • 30 Minutes: Girls in bondage 19-10-2013 08:38 PM

    CNN-IBN investigation exposes how minor girls are sold as domestic labour to illegal placement agencies which in turn run trafficking racket. The investigation exposes how minor girls are trafficked from rural India and sold in metros. ...
  • Rampant trafficking a menace for girls across India 01-10-2013 07:43 PM

    b>New Delhi: The backbone of most urban households - the domestic worker is an extremely abused and exploited class in India with thousands of minor girls being trafficked to big cities and sold as a bonded labour. They are exploited financially as they work with no or minimal pay as...
  • Monsoon tracker: Widespread rainfall expected in South India 09-09-2013 09:42 AM

    The monsoon is almost in the last phase. Fairly widespread rainfall is expected in North- Eastern States, West Coast, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, parts of West Bengal. ...
  • Monsoon tracker: Severe rainfall expected across North Eastern States 02-09-2013 12:28 PM

    The Met Department has predicted severe rainfall in parts of North Eastern States on Monday. Fairly widespread rainfall is also predicted in parts of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Chhattigarh, North Eastern States, parts of Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and parts of Maharashtra. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Diaries of rape survivors 02-09-2013 09:40 AM

    The rape victims share their trauma and the stigma that they go through after they survive the untoward incident. ...
  • Minor girls sold to urban households as domestic workers 22-08-2013 10:21 AM

    New Delhi: Minor girls are being trafficked and sold in cities as bonded labour and the rate for those exploiting them is about Rs 7,000 - 8,000 per girl. A special investigation by CNN-IBN revealed that the domestic workers, the backbone of most urban households, are often exploited and abused...
  • Age no bar: No checks, teenagers served liquor in Delhi bars 01-08-2013 09:07 AM

    New Delhi: The Gurgaon pub raid that brought to light how alcohol is easily served to school children has raised big questions. The biggest question is whether the 'no alcohol can be served to minors' rule exists only on paper and is openly flouted on the ground. Just weeks after...
  • Monsoon: Widespread rainfall expected along the Konkan, Goa 11-07-2013 10:50 AM

    Widespread rainfall is expected to be along the Konkan and Goa, Coastal Karnataka, Kerala. Fairly Widespread rainfall expected in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Chhatisgarh,Madhya Pradesh, North East States and some part of West Bengal. ...
  • Uttarakhand floods: Reporting a tragedy

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    There are two questions I have been asked often, after my return from a reporting assignment on the flash floods in Uttarakhand. "How bad was...

  • Uttarakhand floods: Rescued woman goes missing 29-06-2013 09:12 AM

    CNN-IBN's focus is on those who are still missing in Uttarakhand after floods. Just a week after she was seen on television screens being rescued in Gaurikund, a woman has gone missing. CNN-IBN's Priyali Sur had spoken to Santosh Singh on June 22, just after she was rescued. ...
  • Uttarakhand: Local villagers grapple with no ration, electricity 27-06-2013 08:52 AM

    Dehradun: Uttarakhand is grappling with its worst natural disaster. Huge challenges remain in terms of relief and supplies for the local survivors. There is already an acute shortage of clean drinking water and at least 300 villagers have already reported sick with dysentery. In the village of Khaat, 2 km...
  • Uttarakhand floods: Threat of an epidemic looms large 26-06-2013 08:19 AM

    Rampur: There is a huge shortage of clean drinking water in Uttarakhand, one of the biggest problems after a natural disaster like this and there are fears of disease spreading, given what survivors have been exposed to. Hundreds of bodies also now need to be cremated at the earliest. To...
  • Guptkashi traders provide shelter to those searching for relatives 25-06-2013 02:47 PM

    Guptkashi: In the midst of destruction, there is some hope for those waiting for their loved ones in Uttarakhand. The Guptkashi Traders Association is providing free food and shelter for those searching for their families. "Daily I go to the Guptkashi and Phata helipad and check the list," said Ravi...
  • Uttarakhand floods: Homes being looted, thieves target those dead 25-06-2013 09:40 AM

    Gaurikund: Survivors in Uttarakhand, who have borne the brunt of nature's fury, are dealing with the worst of human nature, from being overcharged for supplies, to now having their abandoned homes looted. Thieves are not even sparing those who have perished in the disaster. Once bustling with tourists, today the...
  • Uttarakhand floods: Team in Gaurikund aims to rescue affected animals 24-06-2013 08:56 AM

    Gaurikund: Those in distress in the flood-ravaged Uttarakhand include animals too. Anyone who has been on the Kedarnath pilgrimage route would be familiar with the horses and mules used to ferry travellers. Now a team from 'People for Animals' is in Gaurikund to help these animals. CNN-IBN's Priyali Sur met...
  • Uttarakhand floods: Rudrapur village mourns the loss of 10 priests 24-06-2013 08:31 AM

    Rudrapur: Uttarakhand is struggling to come to terms with the devastation caused due to heavy rains and flash floods. One village enroute to Kedarnath, Rudrapur, has lost 10 young priests, who were killed in the flash floods. An inconsolable mother, a little girl blissfully unaware of the loss of her...
  • People For Animals team reaches Gaurikund to rescue animals 23-06-2013 10:54 PM

    In a unique effort to safe horses and mules, who were trapped in Uttarakhand along with tourists, a team of People For Animals reached Gaurikund to rescue the animals. ...
  • Uttarakhand flood survivors complain about lack of shelters, choppers 22-06-2013 11:41 PM

    CNN-IBN's Priyali Sur and VJ Arpit Seth spoke to rescued pilgrims at Gaurikund, Uttarakhand, who said there is a crunch of proper shelters and choppers. ...
  • Watch: NDRF rescue operation in full swing in Gaurikund 22-06-2013 08:55 PM

    CNN-IBN's Priyali Suri gets a ground report on rescue operation being carried out in Gaurikund by NDRF. ...
  • Watch: Rescue efforts on in Gaurikund 22-06-2013 06:18 PM

    CNN-IBN's Priyali Sur takes a look at the rescue efforts on in Gaurikund in Uttarakhand. ...
  • Video: Uttarakhand survivor tells a tale of massive destruction 21-06-2013 10:21 AM

    Kishan Singh Rana's entire life was ripped apart as the river Mandakani swept through all the three floors of his shops. Like Kishan Singh more than 30 families in Tilwara have lost their life's savings. CNN-IBN's Priyali Sur spoke to Kishan Singh. ...
  • Uttarakhand: Separated from loved ones, survivor recounts the horror 21-06-2013 08:30 AM

    Dehradun: The most critical, the old, the infirm are being airlifted to Dehradun when needed, being provided medical treatment. The armed forces in Uttarakhand continue to drop food and medical packets. But even after the rescue itself, there are huge concerns when it comes to survival. Separated from his loved...
  • Uttarakhand floods: Traders distribute food to flood victims 20-06-2013 11:30 PM

    Traders association along with the Municipal Corporation distribute food, medicines to flood victims. ...