Deaths

  • Mulayam's rape remark an insult to womanhood: Ujjwal Nikam 11-04-2014 12:44 PM

    Mulayam Singh Yadav's defense of rapists has stirred a hornet's nest, with his rivals gunning for his head. Watch the video for reactions to his comment. ...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's death: Viscera report rules out poisoning 24-03-2014 11:29 PM

    Even after two months, there is no headway in the death of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar. The viscera report is inconclusive, but rules out poisoning. It says she was on anti-depressants, but doesn't attribute her death to an overdose. ...
  • Remembering Bhagat Singh on his 83rd death anniversary 23-03-2014 04:19 PM

    On the occasion of Martyr's Day, CNN-IBN remembers freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev. ...
  • SC commutes death penalty of Rajiv Gandhi's assassins to life 18-02-2014 11:33 PM

    Supreme Court on Tuesday commuted the death penalty of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassins to life imprisonment. The death sentence has been commuted on grounds of delay in deciding their mercy plea. The lawyers have called the judgment a step in the right direction. ...
  • Has SC set wrong precedent by commuting death of Rajiv Gandhi Killers? 18-02-2014 10:31 PM

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday commuted the death penalty of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassins to life imprisonment. The death sentence has been commuted on grounds of delay in deciding their mercy plea. ...
  • FTP: Attacks on Northeast students: Time for icons of the region to speak up? 12-02-2014 11:16 PM

    With the reports of attack on Northeast people in the last week and the death of Arunachal Pardesh boy Nido Taniam, serious questions have been raised over their security. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose asks the panel of experts if the time has come for icons of the region to...
  • News 360: PMO under scanner for appointment of CBI Additional Director 10-02-2014 08:37 PM

    A case which can be very embarrassing for the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has come out in the public. The PMO has allegedly violated the procedures to appoint an additional director of its choice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). As per rules the additional director's name must be...
  • CJ Show: How did citizens react to Nido Taniam's death? 09-02-2014 03:26 PM

    The virtual space was abuzz with outrage over the death of Arunachal student Nido Taniam in the capital. Here are some of the highlights. ...
  • Taniam death: Students from Northeast demand justice, over 300 court arrest 06-02-2014 05:06 PM

    Students from the Northeast states continue to protest in Delhi demanding justice for Nido Taniam and to end discrimination against them. Over 300 students on Thursday courted arrest. ...
  • News 360: 3 Ugandan women file complaint over sex trade, DCW steps in 04-02-2014 08:40 PM

    The issue of drug trafficking and prostitution at Khirki Extension has come to the fore once again after a CNN-IBN investigation exposed that Ugandan women were being pushed into sex trade. Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Singh on Tuesday wrote a letter to the Delhi Police Commissioner asking him...
  • A Billion Votes: GoM clears final draft on Andhra Pardesh Bifurcation 04-02-2014 07:52 PM

    The Telangana draft Bill and the Cabinet note on Telangana are likely to be brought before Cabinet on February 6. According to sources, the Group of Ministers has finalised the Telangana Bill. It has also approved the Cabinet note. The draft Bill and the note will be produced before the...
  • FTP: Do residents from N-E face racism, discrimination across metros? 03-02-2014 11:15 PM

    After Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday met Northeast students at Jantar Mantar in Delhi in the backdrop of the death of a 19-year-old boy from Arunachal Pradesh and assured strict action against the culprits, CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose spoke to the students from the region. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 03-02-2014 10:35 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Nido's death: Competitive politics between Rahul and Modi? 03-02-2014 10:20 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday met Northeast students at Jantar Mantar in Delhi in the backdrop of the death of a 19-year-old boy from Arunachal Pradesh. Students from Northeast have been protesting at Jantar Mantar and demanding justice for Nido Taniam who was allegedly beaten up by shop...
  • News 360: Rahul Gandhi backs Northeast students, assures strict action 03-02-2014 09:05 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday met Northeast students at Jantar Mantar in Delhi in the backdrop of the death of a 19-year-old boy from Arunachal Pradesh. Students from Northeast have been protesting at Jantar Mantar and demanding justice for Nido Taniam who was allegedly beaten up by shop...
  • Rahul Gandhi is a promising leader, we believe him: Northeast student 03-02-2014 08:35 PM

    After Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday met Northeast students at Jantar Mantar in Delhi in the backdrop of the death of a 19-year-old boy from Arunachal Pradesh and assured action against the culprits, CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose spoke to the students from the region. Students said, "Rahul...
  • Arunachal boy death: Supports pour in, people demand anti-racism laws 03-02-2014 02:42 PM

    Is India in need of a strong anti-racism law? The recent attack on a young Arunachal boy makes it seem like the demand is justified. ...
  • Attack on Arunachal youth leaves north-eastern students fuming 01-02-2014 08:55 AM

    The death of a student from Arunachal Pradesh in Delhi's Lajpat Nagar area has left the students from north-eastern states fuming. "They don't treat us like people. We are Indians, we are happy being Indians but they differentiate us everywhere," said a student from north east on CNN-IBN's India @9....
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 31-01-2014 11:02 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Do people from the Northeast feel insecure in the National Capital? 31-01-2014 10:38 PM

    The death of a young boy from Arunachal Pradesh, Nido Taniam, in Delhi has led to a furore among the Northeast Indians. The Northeast community has decided to hold a protest march on Saturday in front of the same sweet shop where he was allegedly beaten to death. ...
  • Arunachal youth death in Delhi: Reactions from across the country 31-01-2014 09:34 PM

    The death of a young boy from Arunachal Pradesh, Nido Taniam, in Delhi has led to a furore among the Northeast Indians. The Northeast community has decided to hold a protest march on Saturday in front of the same sweet shop where he was allegedly beaten to death. ...
  • SC commutes death sentences of 15 convicts 22-01-2014 08:23 AM

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday commuted death penalty of 15 convicts on the grounds of inordinate delay and mental illness. The ruling could help Khalistani terrorist Devender Pal Singh Bhullar and Rajiv Gandhi's assassins escape the noose. ...
  • Nalini Singh recalls Sunanda Pushkar's tearful phone call 18-01-2014 11:17 PM

    Senior journalist Nalini Singh who was a friend of Sunanda Pushkar, Shashi Tharoor's wife who died on Friday evening, recalled the tearful phone call she received from Sunanda on Thursday night. Nalini said that Sunanda was angry at Pakistani columnalist Mehr Tarar whom she suspected of being in a relationship...
  • 2012 interview: Sunanda Pushkar on her love, life and marriage 18-01-2014 08:17 PM

    Sunanda Puskar belonged to Kashmir and was the daughter of an Army officer. She came into the spotlight and controversy over the IPL issue. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose in October 2012, Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar talked about her love, life, marriage and more....
  • Sunanda's post-mortem report says death unnatural: AIIMS 18-01-2014 04:49 PM

    The doctors at AIIMS hospital who conducted the autopsy report on Sunanda Pushkar claim her death was unnatural. Forensic Head at AIIMS, Dr. Sudhir Gupta also added that the toxicology analysis results are awaited and will be used to ascertain whether this a case of poisoning. ...
  • Nalini recalls her last call with Sunanda, says she was crying 18-01-2014 12:52 PM

    Senior journalist Nalini Singh expresses shock over the death of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar and told about her last conversation with Sunanda. Nalini said, "Sunanda called me on the intervening night of January 16-17 at 12.10 am and I was taken aback. She was extremely distraught and...
  • Sunanda Pushkar was a lively person, says family friend 18-01-2014 09:14 AM

    Pranay Gupte, a family friend of Shashi Tharoor and Sunanda Pushkar, said, "Sunanda has an image of a party girl, not in a negative sense, but in the sense of being a very lively person. She was a very very sought after guest." ...
  • Muzaffarnagar: Riot victims demand houses be built near relief camps 25-12-2013 11:29 AM

    The Muzaffarnagar riots victims said that they did not want to return to their villages and demanded the government to build houses for them near the relief camps. The riot victims also said several people had died due to cold, but the state government had turned a deaf ear towards...
  • Children suffer, die, in the deadly cold of Muzaffarnagar's relief camps 18-12-2013 07:40 PM

    Twenty five children living in the Muzaffarnagar relief camps have died due to the cold and what is worse is that the Uttar Pradesh government continues to deny that anything happened. Three months after the riots, the victims are still languishing in the relief camps. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose...