Bhopal

  • Advani calls truce, to contest from Gandhinagar March 20, 2014

    Playing down reports of differences over his candidature, Lal Krishna Advani on Thursday evening said that he will be contesting 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Gandhinagar in Gujarat, the seat which has been allotted to him on Wednesday. ...
  • Rising onion price throws household budgets out of balance October 23, 2013

    Another hike in prices of onions has hit the people badly and it was very much evident as most of them have said that they have stopped buying it. ...
  • Modi's Bhopal rally marred by controversy over burqas, skull caps September 25, 2013

    Ahead of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's big rally in Bhopal today, the controversy over stereotype dressing to show minority support for Modi seems to be haunting the BJP. Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh had claimed that 10,000 burqas were bought by the BJP for the rally. ...
  • Is India under US pressure on the nuke liability law? September 20, 2013

    A controversy has erupted over the Indo-US nuclear deal ahead of the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Washington next week. Sources have told CNN-IBN that the Cabinet Committee on Security is all set to clear a deal between Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) and American company Westinghouse, which...
  • Agitated citizens across India protest against Mumbai gangrape August 23, 2013

    Protests have been held across the country, in the wake of the gangrape of a photojournalist in Mumbai. In Mumbai alone Shiv Sena workers protested outside the NM Joshi Marg police station, close to where the incident took place. Later, there were protests by journalists at Hutatma chowk. People turned...
  • A Rs 5 meal: only in dreams in Patna and Bhopal July 26, 2013

    While the debate over the poverty figures remain galore, CNN Ibn goes in the search of a Rs 5 meal. ...
  • India Positive: Lighting up the path of Bhopal gas tragedy victims December 8, 2012

    NGO Swabhiman Kendriya has been working with the victims of the worst industrial tragedy in the world, making them self reliant. ...
  • Bhopal residents protest over minor's rape, killing October 1, 2012

    The victim was allegedly raped and killed on September 28 and later her body was dumped near the Budhni Ghat. ...
  • London civic body opposes Dow as Olympic sponsor July 12, 2012

    London's municipal authority has urged the organisers of the upcoming London Olympics to rethink their relationship with Dow Chemicals. ...
  • Shehla murder case: CBI silent on the motive February 29, 2012

    The CBI claims to have cracked the murder case of RTI activist Shehla Masood but strangely the agency is silent on the motive behind the murder. ...
  • I thank god, says Shehla Masood's father February 28, 2012

    Shehla Masood's father Masood Sultan said that he came to know about Zahida's arrest through media. ...
  • The Last Word: demand to drop Dow sponsorship of the Olympics justified? February 17, 2012

    The charge is that Dow Chemicals bears responsibility for the horrible Bhopal gas tragedy. ...
  • Dow should not sponsor Olympics: Jayanthi Natarajan February 17, 2012

    A day after the International Olympic Council (IOC) turned down the Indian Olympics Association's (IOA) request to drop Dow as a sponsor for the Olympics, Enviroment Minister Jayathi Natarajan on Friday slammed the decision. Jayanthi said, "Someone who is responsible for such a tremendous environmental disaster should not sponsor Olympics." ...
  • Resignation a moral decision: Olympics Ethics Panel chief January 27, 2012

    Meredith Alexander quit, taking a moral stance, in support of the victims of the Bhopal gas tragedy and said the London Games organisers should scrap the sponsorship deal with Dow Chemicals. ...
  • Anna's effect on Bollywood January 12, 2012

    'Gali Gali Chor Hai', starring Akshaye Khanna, Shriya Saran and Mugdha Godse, is a story that revolves around a common man called 'Bharat' who gets involved in political issues because of a small theft in his house. ...
  • Did not bend to pressure from Bhopal victims: Dow December 19, 2011

    Dow Chemicals on Monday clarified that it was never branding the 2012 Games with its logo in the first place. ...
  • Dow shadow getting darker over London Olympics December 14, 2011

    Bhopal gas tragedy victims asked the IOA to boycott the Olympics if Dow Chemicals remains as one of the sponsors. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 2, 2011

    CBI arrests Mahipal Maderna in Bhanwari Devi case. Dow Chemical says it wont pay more to Bhopal victims. ...
  • Shehla's letter alleges misuse of MP state funds September 16, 2011

    CNNIBN has accessed a letter that slain RTI activist Shehla Masood wrote to the CVC alleging misuse of state funds to the tune of crores of rupees by top officials including the Chief Minister. ...
  • Rs 10 lakh found in Delhi CM's son's coupe September 15, 2011

    Sandeep Dikshit says the money belongs to a friend who was travelling in the same train with him from Bhopal. ...
  • CBI takes over Shehla Masood murder case September 3, 2011

    A case has been registered against unknown persons under IPC Section 302 in the murder of the RTI activist from Bhopal. ...
  • Young Indian Leaders: New revolutionaries July 3, 2011

    CNNIBN Young Indian Leaders awards recognises young men and women for showing the way to others. ...
  • National hockey meet runs into row August 26, 2011

    Poor living facilities welcomed the Chandigarh team in Bhopal for the national championships. ...
  • Bhopal: SC upholds charges against 7 accused May 11, 2011

    Delivering a setback to the CBI and Madhya Pradesh government, the Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the charges against seven people accused in the Bhopal gas tragedy case. ...
  • No protection for Bhopal tragedy victims: Ahmadi May 11, 2011

    Chief justice AH Ahmadi had defended his 1996 judgment on the Bhopal gas tragedy on CNNIBN last year. ...
  • CNNIBN @ 5: Revisiting Bhopal gas tragedy January 21, 2011

    CNNIBN's Nilanjana Bose revisits Bhopal gas tragedy and the trauma for the HIV patients. ...
  • Victims of Bhopal gas tragedy ditched yet again October 28, 2010

    Attorney General of India Goolam Vahanvati has advised the Centre not to become a party in the compensation case for environmental damages pending against the Union Carbide. ...
  • SC reopens Bhopal gas case with stronger charges October 2, 2010

    The apex court reopened the Bhopal gas tragedy case on CBI's plea. It now contains stronger charges against the accused....
  • India to pursue Dow Chemicals case October 2, 2010

    New Delhi: Denying any kind of US pressure, the government said India would not go soft on Dow Chemicals, after a senior US official said pursuing the Bhopal case might hit IndoUS trade relations. The issue was raised as the Bhopal gas leak case came in focus again, with reports of...
  • India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 12, 2010

    Take a look at the top stories, big news and the newsmakers of the day on CNNIBN. ...