30 Minutes

  • 30 minutes: The aftermath of Muzaffarnagar riots 18-01-2014 11:20 PM

    Four months after six women came forward and registered cases of rape, none of the accused have been arrested till date. The Special Investigation Team handling these cases has asked the police to nab 22 accused, some of whom were roaming freely when CNN-IBN team traveled to Phugana village in...
  • 30 Minutes: Inside China 11-01-2014 08:12 PM

    The programme covers all about rise and success of China as well as the challenges facing the country. China has changed its face in the recent past with Beijing and Shanghai emerging beaming with skyscrapers. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Why is Mumbai crumbling? 02-11-2013 09:58 PM

    CNN-IBN brings you how builder-politician-bureaucrat nexus is choking Mumbai and why housing policies like slum, clusters redevelopment have failed? ...
  • 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. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Military - The Apolitical Force 29-09-2013 02:14 PM

    Has Former Army chief General VK Singh's claims that money from the secret fund was used to pay Kashmiri politicians damaged the credibility of the Army? ...
  • 30 Minutes: 48 people died in communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar 14-09-2013 11:35 PM

    Three days after Muzaffarnagar riots, which shook the foundation of communal harmony in Uttar Pradesh, the death toll on Wednesday increased to 48. According to reports, 42 people have died in Muzaffarnagar while six died overnight in the adjoining towns. Curfew will be relaxed from 10 am to 5 pm....
  • 30 Minutes: Has India become 'No country for women'? 07-09-2013 08:01 PM

    Women in Delhi and Mumbai share the candid stories of daily sexual harassment. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Jiah Khan's suicide puts focus on the grim world of Bollywood 06-07-2013 10:52 PM

    Young actor Jiah Khan's suicide reminds us of the long and lonely battle that Bollywood stars go through to achieve success. It reveals the grim picture behind all the fame and glitz. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Are we to be blamed for Uttarakhand catastrophe? 22-06-2013 11:00 PM

    On 17th June, Uttarakhand witnessed nature's worst fury, damaging hundreds of buildings and submerging entire village. Over 1000 people are feared dead and thousands are stranded in the state. But was it just nature's fury or an ecological disaster in the making? Watch the show to unravel the mystery behind...
  • 30 Minutes: Punjab fights to steer students away from a life of drugs 08-06-2013 09:50 PM

    Punjab, the land of plenty. The state today is faced with an enemy within - drugs. And it's most lethal attack has been on one of the holiest cities for the Sikhs - Amritsar. ...
  • 30 Minutes: India's forgotten spies 19-05-2013 10:58 PM

    While Sarabjit Singh received a state funeral after his death in Pakistan, there are hundreds like him who have taken extraordinary risks, often spending years in Pakistani jails, but are never remembered. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Coal scam and beyond 05-05-2013 12:26 PM

    The SC on April 30 tore into the UPA government and the Central Bureau of Investigation demanding answers on the government's alleged interference in the CBI coal allocations probe. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Kashmir after Afzal 13-04-2013 05:41 PM

    Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, a resident of Baramulla in Kashmir, was executed inside Tihar jail on February 9 this year. Kashmir saw a series of protests and demonstrations in its aftermath. Watch the show on Saturday at 10.30 pm and repeat telecast on Sunday at 12 noon and 9.30...
  • 30 Minutes: Maharashtra reels under chronic drought 23-03-2013 09:09 PM

    Maharashtra is said to be reeling under its worst drought in over four decades. What makes it worse is government inaction and corruption. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Inside Bangladesh 17-03-2013 04:42 PM

    Bangladesh is resonating with nationalist chants that are demanding justice for war crimes of 1971. ...
  • 30 Minutes: The Regional Fillum Boom!! 02-03-2013 10:37 PM

    CNN-IBN takes a look at the plethora of regional superhits. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Poll-bound Meghalaya in focus 10-02-2013 12:09 PM

    The people of Meghalaya reveal what their expectations are from their leaders. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Is there no country for women? 06-01-2013 03:50 PM

    She is the voice of customer, dream girl of Bollywood, corporate leader even the face of power. ...
  • 30 Minutes: India's metro man 07-01-2012 06:34 PM

    16 years after becoming Managing Director of DMRC, E Sreedharan stepped down on December 31 leaving behind a 190 km network across the NCR. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Goa @ Fifty 17-12-2011 10:21 PM

    On this episode we bring you the history of Goa and tell you why it is a major tourist attraction in India. ...
  • 30 Minutes: The Milkman of India 27-11-2011 02:04 PM

    Dr Verghese Kurien, the man behind India's White Revolution turned 10 million farmers into a legendary cooperative. ...
  • 30 Minutes: The Inheritors 12-11-2011 08:42 PM

    On this episode meet the men and women who carry the burden and expectations of an illustrious surname. ...
  • 30 Minutes: The LOC express 05-11-2011 08:26 PM

    On this episode we bring you the story of the bus service which connects India and Pakistan. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Mad about frogs! 16-10-2011 10:15 AM

    This week on 30 Minutes special, CNN-IBN Environment Editor, Bahar Dutt travels through the Western Ghats with scientists in search of the lost amphibians of India. ...
  • This week on CNN-IBN 30 Minutes: Mad about frogs! 12-10-2011 04:42 PM

    This week on 30 Minutes special, CNN-IBN Environment Editor, Bahar Dutt travels through the Western Ghats with scientists in search of the lost amphibians of India. We take you on a journey, which starts on the forest floor introducing tiny amphibians said to be the barometer of the forest, some...
  • 30 Minutes: Narendra Modi @ 10 08-10-2011 09:37 PM

    Offence has always been the best form of defence for Gujarat CM Narendra Modi who has completed a decade-long rule. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews Dutt-Devgn starrer 'Rascals' 08-10-2011 08:33 AM

    This week on Now Showing, Rajeev Masand brings you the reviews of 'Rascals', 'Love, Breakups, Zindagi', 'Soundtrack' and the Hollywood releases. ...
  • Write your review: '30 Minutes or Less'

    Rajeev Masand says, '30 Minutes or Less is silly but entertaining'. What do you think? Write your review and win prizes. ...
  • Masand: '30 Min...' is silly but entertaining 07-10-2011 11:13 PM

    Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Danny McBride and Nick Swardson Director: Ruben Fleischer 30 Minutes or Less is a very silly but very entertaining comedy about two idiots (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson) who kidnap a laid-back pizza delivery boy (The Social Networks Jesse Eisenberg) and strap him with a vest full...