Sanjay Suri

  • Watch: Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yusufzai at Norwegian Parliament, PM office 13-12-2014 01:09 PM

    India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 on Wednesday for their work on promoting child rights in the troubled sub-continent, where millions are deprived of their childhood and education. ...
  • Oslo: Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi supporters celebrate his win 11-12-2014 12:06 PM

    Indian supporters of Nobel Peace Prize 2014 winner Kailash Satyarthi took to the streets of Oslo to celebrate his win. The supporters brought the street outside the Norwegian Parliament to a colourful stand-still. A large gathering of Norwegians held a a candlelight vigil paying respects to children who need to...
  • Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai receive Nobel Peace prize amidst huge applause 11-12-2014 10:45 AM

    Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai receive Nobel Peace prize amidst huge applause. Huge crowd had gathered below the hotel they were staying in to applaud the winners. With this the grand and warm celebrations have come to an end. ...
  • First time an Indian-born is getting the Nobel Peace Prize: Industralist Rahul Bajaj 10-12-2014 02:21 PM

    Industralist Rahul Bajaj has reached Oslo for the Nobel ceremony. "It is a proud moment for India. We are proud of Mother Teresa but this is the first time that an Indian-born is getting the Nobel Peace Prize," said Rahul Bajaj. ...
  • Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai to be awarded Nobel Peace Prize 2014 today 09-12-2014 02:38 PM

    It will be a memorable in Oslo where the Noble Prize wil be formally awarded to Kailash Satyarthi along with Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai. This year's award points to the need of underprivileged, uneducated children in India and Pakistan. ...
  • Amartya Sen lauds, congratulates Nobel Peace Prize winners Malala Yousafzai, Kailash Satyarthi 09-12-2014 09:12 AM

    Nobel Prize winner Amartya Sen has lauded the two winners, Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai, for their work in the child rights. Sen congratulated the duo saying, "Sathyarthi's work dealing with children in bondage, being prevented from leading a normal life and fighting for their freedom and Malala's fight for...
  • British charity Diabetes UK launches a 'Measure Up' programme 20-11-2014 11:51 PM

    London: Diabetes is one of the most common diseases in the world and the abdomen is the most obvious risk factor. The British charity Diabetes UK has launched a 'Measure Up' programme to keep this in check. Dr Kamlesh Khunti, a leading diabetes expert in the UK said, "This is...
  • Steel has done a lot for me, says Lord Swraj Paul 19-11-2014 08:19 PM

    Speaking to CNN-IBN, British-Indian businessman Lord Swraj Paul shares his business life experience amidst growing competition. He also talks about Indo-Britain relationship and the Modi government. ...
  • Leicester Cricket Club looking to tap South Asian talent 16-11-2014 10:05 PM

    Leicester Cricket Club trying to get more South Asian players on course to play at the County level in England. ...
  • David Cameron invites Modi to Britain, says won't intervene in the Kashmir issue 28-10-2014 07:50 AM

    London: Britain is keen to host Prime Minister Narendra Modi, said its PM David Cameron in an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN. Cameron who was amongst the first world leaders to congratulate Modi on his historic win in the Lok Sabha elections said that he had an open invitation to visit...
  • Crowds boo, heckle Bilawal Bhutto at PPP's rally in London on Kashmir 27-10-2014 07:44 AM

    London: A rally organised in London by the Pakistan People's Party opposing India's right to Kashmir turned violent after Bilawal Bhutto appeared on stage. People attending the rally hurled water bottles, cans and brickbats at the stage. The so-called 'Million March' from Trafalgar Square to Downing Street descended into chaos...
  • UK's Vince Cable's visit to India focuses on business 22-10-2014 01:35 PM

    UK's Secretary of State for Business Vince Cable's visit to India focussed on business and Indian students. Cable was on a week-long visit to dispel myths that the UK is not welcoming to Indian students and spread the message that 'Britain is open for Business'. ...
  • Congress leader writtes to Modi, expresses wish to acquire Ambedkar's home in London 22-10-2014 12:56 PM

    Maharashtra Congress leader Nitin Raut wrote to the Narendra Modi government expressing his wish to acquire a residential property in London where Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar lived while studying at the London School of Economics in 1921-22. The 2,050 sq ft property on King Henry's Road, London, is expected to...
  • Modi government reaches out to UK Indians, organise Diwali function in London 22-10-2014 12:07 PM

    In an attempt to connect with the 'Pravasi Bharatiya', The Government of India held a special function in London to celebrate Diwali. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj graced the event amongst various other dignitaries. ...
  • Maharashtra government writes to Centre to acquire Dr BR Ambedkar's London accommodation 15-09-2014 08:43 AM

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has written to the Centre expressing its wish to acquire a residential property in London where Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar lived while studying at the London School of Economics in 1921-22. The 2,050 square feet property on King Henry's Road, London is up for auction with...
  • I will leave the Ecuadorian embassy soon, confirms WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange 18-08-2014 02:23 PM

    London: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has confirmed that he will soon leave the Ecudorian embassy, while addressing a press conference. Assange did not state the reasons behind his decision although speculations are rife that he might be surrendering. The 49-year-old Australian national, who is reportedly battling heart defect and chronic...
  • No confirmation yet if people found in shipping container in UK are Indians: MEA 17-08-2014 11:49 AM

    New Delhi: Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin on Sunday said that there was no confirmation whether people found in the shipping container were Indians. The remarks came in the backdrop of UK media reports suggesting that 35 illegal migrants trespassing into the United Kingdom via waterways in the...
  • UK: 'Indian' illegal migrant found dead in shipping container 16-08-2014 07:08 PM

    London: One among the 35 people who were illegally trespassing into the United Kingdoms via waterways was found dead in one of the shipping containers on Saturday morning. UK media reports suggest that the illegal migrants including children could be from India. They were found in shipping container at Tilbury...
  • Anderson found not guilty, India miffed 02-08-2014 11:10 AM

    The ICC hearing that took place on Friday found James Anderson not guilty of pushing Ravindra Jadeja during the Trent Bridge Test. ...
  • Wasn't in favour of Modi, but happy to allow him to rule in a secular way: Amartya Sen 01-07-2014 08:34 AM

    London: Long time Narendra Modi critic Amartya Sen seems to be softening his stand against the Prime Minister. The Nobel laureate says that he did not vote for Modi but is happy to give him a chance to rule fairly. "I've not been to India since Modi came to power....
  • Had unfettered access to Modi, says his biographer Andy Marino 08-05-2014 02:56 PM

    There are more than 10 books on the BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in stores now. One book that seems to be flying off the shelves is London-based biographer Andy Marino's book. He talks of getting unfettered access over a period of a few weeks, in an exclusive interview...
  • AAP activists caught in an immigration test fraud in UK: BBC 11-02-2014 08:34 PM

    London: The Aam Aadmi Party is yet again in the news for wrong reasons. Some AAP activists have been caught in an immigration test fraud in United Kingdom. The AAP leaders in UK have admitted to the association of the two men with the party. However, they have denied that...
  • Not aware of any advice by UK on Operation Bluestar: Lt Gen Brar 04-02-2014 09:52 PM

    Reacting to the British statement on Operation Bluestar, Retired Lieutenant General Kuldeep Brar said, "I am not aware of any advice by UK govt to India on Operation Bluestar. UK played no role "limited" or otherwise in Operation Blue Star. I came into the picture on June 1, 1984." ...
  • Lalit Modi plans comeback 17-12-2013 08:38 PM

    Modi has not returned to India since 2010 but hinted in an interview with CNN-IBN in London a couple of days ago that his self imposed exile could end soon. ...
  • London: Freedom Charity rescues 3 women from decades of captivity 25-11-2013 11:53 AM

    In the UK, three women were rescued from decades of captivity in a South London neighbhourhood last week. Among the two held for that crime is a person of Indian origin. The case is being described as the biggest case of modern slavery in Britain. Aneeta Prem of the Freedom...
  • Mahatma Gandhi's 'charkha' to be auctioned in UK 05-11-2013 12:18 PM

    A foldable 'charkha' or spinning wheel made by Mahatma Gandhi will be auctioned on Tuesday at Britain's auction house Mullock's. The charkha was made by Gandhi when he was jailed in Pune's Yerwada Prison in the 1940s. The minimum bid has been set at 60,000 pounds. ...
  • Sri Lanka cannot deny war crimes, says Callum Macrae 02-11-2013 03:17 PM

    Callum Macrae, the director of the film, that shows the alleged brutalisation of the LTTE television anchor said Sri Lanka cannot deny war crimes. International rights groups are also putting pressure on India to skip the Summit in Colombo - especially after the release of a video by a British...
  • Helen Fielding reveals why Mark Darcy has been killed in Mad About The Boy 10-10-2013 02:24 PM

    'Mad About The Boy' - the third book in the popular Bridget Jones franchise is set to release this week. It is being said that the character of Mark Darcy has been killed in the book, and it is getting some strong reactions worldwide. CNN-IBN's Sanjay Suri spoke to its...
  • Tipu Sultan's sword auctioned in London 10-10-2013 09:13 AM

    London: Deccan ruler Tipu Sultan's three-century-old second sword was auctioned at Sothbey's in London on Wednesday. The Deccan ruler's weapon may have found its way back to India as according to reports, it was probably bought by an Indian museum for 150,000 dollars. Tipu Sultan's sword surfaced for auction on...
  • London: 19yearold girl arrested for assaulting 80yearold Sikh man 19-08-2013 08:56 AM

    London: A vicious assault on an 80-year-old Sikh man in London has left the UK reeling. A 19-year-old girl has been arrested for the attack which took place earlier this week. The elderly victim was punched in the face and shoved to the ground leaving him with a bloody nose...