GHULAM NABI AZAD

  • Watch: Politicians across party lines celebrate Eid together July 29, 2014

    Cutting across the party lines, polticians celebrate Eid together. Vice President Hamid Ansari, Congress's Ghulam Nabi Azad and the BJP's Shahnawaz Hussain offered prayers together in the spirit of Eid. They called for peace across the nation appealing to all communities to live together in harmony. ...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's death case: Dr Sudhir Gupta hits out at Gulam Nabi Azad July 6, 2014

    In the latest controversy over Sunanda Pushkar's autopsy report. The Head of the Forensic Department of AIIMS Dr Sudhir Gupta who had made allegations of having been pressurised into giving a tailor made report has hit back at Former Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad. "I am not saddened. He may...
  • Our focus is on implementation, good governance: Ravi Shankar Prasad June 9, 2014

    Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the government believes in 'Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat'. He said, "Our focus is more on implementation and good governance. We believe our idea is refreshing and based on the people's growth." ...
  • Such a roadshow may be new for Modi, but not for Congress: Azad May 10, 2014

    Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad takes a jibe at BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal saying, "Such a roadshow may be new for Modi or Kejriwal but it's nothing new for the Congress party. Those who are saying that it is tit for tat politics...
  • Priyanka a part of the Gandhi family that embodies secularism: Azad April 16, 2014

    Reacting on the ongoing controversy of the spat between Priyanka Gandhi and Varun Gandhi, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said, "She is part and parcel of Gandhi family and she has the blood of Nehru, Indira Gandhi and Rajeev Gandhi and naturally entire family is embodiment of secularism and socialism...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey February 28, 2014

    Sahara group chief Subrata Roy was finally arrested on a day of fast developments in Lucknow. The Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday arrested Subrata Roy at 10.30 in the morning on the orders of the Supreme Court. But drama followed as Roy summoned doctors to check him at his house...
  • News 360: Ghulam Nabi Azad defends his move to sack Keshav Desiraju February 28, 2014

    Two days after former health secretaries and bureaucrats wrote a letter to Prime Minister regarding the transfer of health secretary Keshav Desiaju, Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad was forced to defend his move. Azad wrote a letter to Cabinet Secretary and said Azad said Desiraju's approach has been a...
  • Watch: Keeping politics aside, Cong, BJP leaders hug each other on Eid August 9, 2013

    The festive spirit is cutting across party lines in the national capital. Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad and senior BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussian set aside political differences and indulged in some Eid spirit. Both leaders agreed that this was a good day to foget their political differences and do...
  • Medical seats on sale: Will the conspiracy of silence ever end? April 4, 2013

    A CNNIBN sting operation exposed how medical seats are being sold in black to the highest bidder by private medical colleges in three states. ...
  • New drug capable of tackling malaria: Ghulam Nabi Azad April 26, 2012

    Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said the new Malaria drug is efficacius and safe as its a synthetic moelcue there will be no problem in production too. ...
  • Can Congress revive its fortune by a reshuffle? April 24, 2012

    Senior journalists discuss how a reshuffle may affect the Congress and the UPA government. ...
  • Rawat will continue to be a Union Minister: Azad March 13, 2012

    Union Minister Harish Rawat and his supporters boycotted the oath taking ceremony of Vijay Bahuguna as Uttarakhand Chief Minister. ...
  • India off polio endemic list: Ghulam Nabi Azad February 25, 2012

    Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad made the announcement after most of the environmental samples for polio virus tested negative for the first time in 2010. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 30, 2011

    Modibaiter Sanjeev Bhatt has been arrested in Ahmedabad. The Centre has failed to achieve Telangana breakthrough. ...
  • Is Telangana an idea whose time has come? September 30, 2011

    The Congress on Friday found Ghulam Nabi Azad's report on the claim for a separate Telangana state inconclusive. ...
  • Azad's comment on homosexuality a gaffe or bias? July 5, 2011

    CNNIBN talks to activists over Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad's comment, 'Homosexuality is unnatural.' ...
  • Sixteen cases of swine flu in India and counting June 13, 2009

    Sixteen cases of swine flu in India and counting. Five new suspect cases are also being reported from Delhi, Bangalore, and Goa. ...
  • Lighting up on cinema is fine: Health Minister June 1, 2009

    New Delhi: Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad is not going to ease up on tobacco promotion but doesnt mind smoking shown on cinema. "(Smoking) on screen I think is entertainment and it has nothing to do with cigarette smoking or tobacco consumption, he told CNNIBN. ...
  • Azad noncommittal about DMK's Cabinet future May 23, 2009

    New Delhi: Cabinet Minister and till now the AICC Gen Secy in charge of Tamil Nadu has been a key negotiator on this issue. He is still maintaining there are no major differences between the DMK and the Congress but remains noncommittal over whether DMK leaders will be sworn in...
  • National Wipes: What's making news today December 9, 2007

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad is expanding his cabinet on Monday. Former state deputy CM and PDP leader Muzaffar Hussain Beig is likely to be sworn in again. Beig had to demit office in 2006 after he fell out with the top PDP leadership. ...