Shreya Dhoundial

  • UP: Over 100 farmers commit suicide as unseasonal rains destroy several hectares of crops 03-04-2015 12:14 AM

    As PM Modi was speaking at an RBI conference in Mumbai, 1200 kms away in Ferozabad an old father was mourning the death of his 25 year old son. Bhupender singh had taken 20 acres of land on lease and a loan of 5 lakh rupees to plant potatoes. But...
  • News 360: Indians stranded in Yemen will be evacuated via sea route, says MEA 30-03-2015 10:32 PM

    Concerned over the safety of Indians in strife-torn Yemen, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj held an inter-ministerial meeting during which it was decided to evacuate at least 400 nationals from Aden by sea routes on Monday night. ...
  • Has the Aam Aadmi Party let down Delhi? 30-03-2015 08:57 PM

    After the high drama ouster of Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan from Aam Aadmi Party's National Executive and allegations of hooliganism leveled against the supporters of Kejriwal inside the national council meet, AAP on Sunday released the video of party chief Arvind Kejriwal's speech. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the...
  • UPPSC examination cancelled after paper leak 29-03-2015 01:22 PM

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission examination was cancelled after reports of paper leak an hour before the examination schedule on Sunday. The papers were allegedly being sold for Rs 5 lakh each. UP DGP AK Jain said, "We have cancelled the exam, those who are responsible will be punished....
  • Navy's Dornier surveillance aircraft crashes in Goa; two missing 25-03-2015 08:53 AM

    A Dornier maritime surveillance aircraft, which was on a routine training sortie, crashed on Tuesday at around 11 pm on Tuesday and two officers on board have gone missing. ...
  • UP: Students assault professor for trying to prevent them from cheating in exams 21-03-2015 03:19 PM

    Jhansi: Soon after the mass cheating episode came to light in Bihar, yet another grim picture of cheating in examinations was witnessed in Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh. Students in Jhansi assaulted their professor for trying to prevent them from cheating in their college exams. A Samajwadi Party student leader was...
  • News 360: Unseasonal rain, hailstorm destroy over 10 lakh hectares of standing crop 20-03-2015 11:04 PM

    Unseasonal rains have destroyed over 10 lakh hectares of standing crop across the country. The heavy loss is likely to have an adverse effect on prices of food items which may rise putting the Narendra Modi government in a crisis situation. ...
  • Uttar Pradesh: Policemen beat up, throw stones at farmers outside DM's office 18-03-2015 01:43 PM

    Chitrakoot: Shocking visuals have emerged of the Uttar Pradesh police brutally beating up farmers who were on protest seeking compensation for crop damaged in the unseasonal rains. Police threw stones as well as beat up protestors including women in Chitrakoot. The farmers had come to the District Magistrate's office to...
  • News 360: United Opposition marches against Land Acquisition Amendment Bill 17-03-2015 08:58 PM

    High drama was witnessed on the streets of the national capital as Opposition parties unitedly undertook a protest march against the Land Acquisition Amendment Bill on Tuesday. MPs from 14 opposition parties marched from Parliament to Rashtraparti Bhavan. ...
  • News 360: Middleman in AgustaWestland chopper scam spent crores on travel of IAF officials 16-03-2015 10:02 PM

    Two former Indian Air Force officers received favours from middleman Christain Michel in the multi-crore AgustaWestalnd VVIP chopper deal scam case. The two officers, who have already retired from the IAF, have been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate. ...
  • World War 1: A 100 years on and India's forgotten soldiers 15-03-2015 10:04 PM

    For almost a Century, it has been India's forgotten war. A 100 years ago, as many as 15 lakh soldiers from India participated in the war. As the world is celebrating 100 years of the World War 1, CNN-IBN appreciates the colonial soldiers of the allied forces and their contribution...
  • Agra: Man who allegedly got drunk, harassed girls, beaten to death by mob 13-03-2015 01:13 PM

    Agra: A man accused of getting drunk and misbehaving with girls was dragged out of his house by a mob and thrashed in Agra. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The victim has been identified to as Jeetu and post-mortem is being conducted. An eyewitness...
  • News 360: SMS, Internet services still blocked in Dimapur; 22 arrested in mob lynching case 09-03-2015 10:22 PM

    The situation is slowly returning to normalcy in Dimapur city of Nagaland after the horrific lynching of a rape accused by a mob of thousands on Thursday. Twenty two people have been arrested in connection with the case but the incident has now led to a political tussle between the...
  • Women's Day: Indhuja Pillai talks about breaking stereotypes 08-03-2015 03:11 PM

    On the eve of International Women's Day, a 24-year-old engineer from Bengaluru, Indhuja Pillai who created a webpage to rebel against her parents plan to get her married off, answers all the queries about her decision - 'Definitely not marriage material. Won't grow long hair, ever'. ...
  • News 360: BBC airs controversial documentary 'India's Daughter', government servers legal notice 05-03-2015 09:57 PM

    Government has asked video sharing website YouTube to remove the controversial BBC documentary on Delhi gangrape, saying that it is a very sensitive matter. Despite the Indian Government's protest, BBC went ahead and released the documentary on Wednesday night in the UK and also uploaded it on the YouTube. ...
  • Ban on 'India's Daughter': Writer Ruchir Joshi says ban on documentary won't any effect seriously 05-03-2015 09:32 PM

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Writer Ruchir Joshi said, "There was no problem seeing it and it was very clear, sound was very good, image was very clear. It's not the ban that can be put an effect seriously because YouTube may ban it but there are 100 different ways...
  • Help veteran dancer Tara: Do we care our artists? 05-03-2015 07:04 PM

    A Veteran dancer Tara Bal Gopal is struggling to survive and is living on charity raising the question if India cares at all about art and its artists? This story is a reflection of how easily we forget our artists who contribute all their lives to our rich cultural heritage....
  • News 360: AAP sacks Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan from party political panel 04-03-2015 09:17 PM

    the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday removed senior leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from the party's decisive Political Affairs Committee (PAC). At the same time, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's resignation as AAP's national convenor was rejected. ...
  • News 360: J&K CM Mufti says Afzal Guru's hanging travesty of justice; BJP distances itself 02-03-2015 09:55 PM

    A group of People's Democratoc Party (PDP) MLAs on Monday fired another salvo at its coalition partner Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) calling the hanging of terrorist Afzal Guru issue as "a travesty of justice". The issue is sure to embarrass the PDP leadership too and expose chinks in the relations...
  • Travellers from Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata react to Rail budget 2015 26-02-2015 03:40 PM

    Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu played safe in his maiden Budget refusing to take the populist route of announcing a large number of new trains but also failed to take measures to increase the earnings of the public transporter by not increasing the passenger fare. ...
  • Rail mess exposed: Is Railway Minister watching? 25-02-2015 08:47 PM

    A day before the Railway Budget is presented by the government, a shocking expose shows the appalling conditions under which the food that is served at the New Delhi railway station is prepared. ...
  • News 360: After controversy, Coast Guard releases video of Pakistan 'terror' boat 20-02-2015 10:46 PM

    The Indian Coast Guard on Friday evening released a video of the Pakistan boat blown neat Gujarat coast on December 31, 2014. The whole episode came under scanner after Coast Guard DIG BK Loshali claimed that he ordered the blowing up of the boat. ...
  • Pakistan 'terror' boat row: Coast Guard DIG Loshali apologises, may face court martial, say sources 20-02-2015 02:12 PM

    New Delhi: Facing severe criticism for his remarks that he ordered the blowing up of the Pakistani boat, Coast Guard DIG BK Loshali has written to the Coast Guard High command apologising for his conduct. However, sources say that his apology is not being accepted and a full scale inquiry...
  • Coast Guard DIG's claim contradicts government's stand on Pak boat, Opposition sharpens attack 19-02-2015 09:36 AM

    Deputy Inspector General of Indian Coast Guard BK Loshali is under fire for claiming to have ordered the blowing up of a Pakistani boat off the Porbandar coast on New Year's eve. Loshali's claim contradicted Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar who had said that the boat was loaded with explosives and...
  • News 360: Video nails Coast Guard DIG, seen boasting 'we blew off the Pakistan' boat 18-02-2015 10:42 PM

    The Indian Express on Wednesday released the video showing Indian Coast Guard DIG BK Loshali claiming that he ordered the Pakistani boat which was near the Indian maritime border be blown off. ...
  • Coast Guard DIG denies report, says he didn't order Pakistani boat to be blown up 18-02-2015 10:10 AM

    New Delhi: Deputy Inspector General of Indian Coast Guard BK Loshali on Tuesday rejected the report which said that he had ordered to blow up a Pakistani boat which had infiltrated into Indian waters. A Pakistani boat was intercepted on the intervening night of December 31 and January 1 along...
  • Coast Guard DIG contradicts Defence Ministry, says he ordered Pakistani boat be blown up 18-02-2015 08:21 AM

    New Delhi: In yet another development in the explosion and sinking of a mysterious Pakistani boat in the Arabian Sea a few weeks ago, the Deputy Inspector General of the Indian Coast Guard has contradicted Defence Ministry claims, saying he ordered the vessel be blown up. A Pakistani boat was...
  • News 360: Kejriwal asks power departments for proposals on tariff cut 16-02-2015 08:58 PM

    Taking the first move to fulfill his poll promises, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday directed the finance and power departments to send proposals for reduction of electricity tariffs by half till the audits are completed by the Comptroller and Auditor General. ...
  • Is the government prepared to tackle Swine Flu? 13-02-2015 12:12 AM

    Swine Flu has now claimed 407 lives this year, 216 in the first 10 days of February itself. Most deaths have occoured in Rajasthan and Gujarat but cases are being reported from across the country. Tami Flu the vaccine needed to cure the virus is running short in most places....
  • 'AAP' ki Dilli: Can Arvind Kejriwal deliver on his promises? 11-02-2015 08:40 PM

    With Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) having registered a stunning victory in the Delhi Assembly elections, the party will now have to hit the ground running to fulfil the promises made in its manifesto. Many of the promises made by the party and its chief minister-designate Arvind Kejriwal are freebies. ...