IBN Specials

  • 'Back to School' with Shahid April 15, 2010

    Actor Shahid Kapur is back to school. Here's an excerpt from our 8.30 special, 'Back to School with Shahid'. See him being grilled fondly by young school children even as he shares his school memories. ...
  • Real Heroes: Ordinary people of South India with extraordinary feats March 7, 2010

    Actor, stars and superstars. They are all heroes till their lights go off. However, there are others, ordinary people who lead extraordinary lives. Simple people who don’t need to be in front of the camera, who don’t need to be under the spotlight to be heroic. Life itself is a...
  • Watch: Aviva Young Scholar August 24, 2009

    Aviva Young Scholar is a series where three bright young people will win full scholarship to study at the Institute of Logistics and Aviation Management, Institute of Clinical Research India and Maples. ...
  • Macau plays host for the 10th IIFA awards June 13, 2009

    Take a trip through the past years of IIFA and see the nominees for the awards. ...
  • Socialite Sheetal Mafatlal's counsel alleges vendetta June 9, 2009

    Business tycoon and socialite Sheetal Mafatlal will have to spend another night in jail. She is judicial custody for allegedly under-declaring the value of diamonds and jewellery that she was carrying when she landed at Mumbai International airport on Sunday evening. Her counsel Satish Maneshinde spoke to CNN-IBN on the...
  • Conman or Godman: The untold story of Ashok Jadeja June 9, 2009

    Ashok Jadeja called himself God's own man, taking advantage of blind faith, he duped his followers to the tune of hundreds of crores. It’s a scam that straddled six Indian states. How did this man operate? Why did people trust him? ...
  • Debate: Why is NCP shielding a murder accused? June 9, 2009

    NCP Leader Jitendra Ahwad and Kumar Ketkar, Editor Loksatta discuss on India at 9 why Sharad Pawar is not disassociating himself from Padamsinh Patil, accused of murder. ...
  • Special: The anatomy of those who kill their own June 4, 2009

    A 26 year old brutally stabs her mother to death - the motive just as shockingly bizarre. The girl says she was fed up of her mother's nagging. A brother shoots his kin in a moment of rage, a father rapes his daughters repeatedly over many years. What explains such...
  • Murder most foul: Relatives turn killers June 4, 2009

    New Delhi: A 26-year-old woman allegedly stabbed her mother to death aided by her boyfriend. The case joins the list of crimes when family and friends break the crucial and seemingly unbreakable circle of trust. According to the police 26-year-old Sakshi Kapoor is a murderer as she stabbed her mother to...
  • 30 Minutes: Binayak Sen, the dissenting doctor May 31, 2009

    Meet the civil rights activist who was jailed for being a Naxal sympathiser. ...
  • Team Manmohan formed, all set to take challenges May 30, 2009

    Team Manmohan was finally inducted on Thursday with 14 Cabinet ministers and 45 Ministers of State taking oath at the Rashtrapati Bhawan to wrap up the 79-member council of ministers that will shepherd the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance's second tenure in office. ...
  • Political compulsion cripples this Cabinet May 28, 2009

    The UPA Government's Council of Ministers will be expanded to take in 59 more ministers, taking the total strength of the Cabinet to 78. ...
  • Watch: School toppers on CNN-IBN May 27, 2009

    Find out what they apart from being toppers in school. ...
  • Talking point: Should India apologise to Binayak Sen May 26, 2009

    He was in jail for two years for allegedly being a Naxals sympathiser. ...
  • Watch: What Coca Cola did for Delhi Daredevils May 25, 2009

    Coca Cola's contest helped many in going to South Africa to watch matches. ...
  • Idol chat: Ron Howard on Angles and Demons' controversy May 24, 2009

    Tom Hanks starer Angels and Demons, which grossed $46 million in its opening weekend in the US, has been dogged by controversy much like director Ron Howard's previous film in the series The Da Vinci Code. Based on Dan Brown's bestseller and set in and around the Vatican, Angels and Demons...
  • Watch: What's engineering future in today's time May 25, 2009

    Find answers to all your queries about IT industry. ...
  • Exclusive: Manmohan Singh, the ideal Prime Minister May 23, 2009

    An unlikely winner in the electoral Mahabharat, Manmohan Singh has emerged not just stronger but tougher from the verdict. ...
  • Talking Point: Is Congress playing big boss? May 21, 2009

    At a time when Cabinet formation is the major issue in the nation, allies are getting jittery. There are reports that the Congress - with the kind of numbers it has - may dispense with some, like the NCP, and RJD President Lalu Prasad is not getting a ministry this...
  • Talking Point: Should Asia celebrate Prabhakaran's death? May 21, 2009

    New Delhi: LTTE chief Vellupillai Prabhakaran is dead. His body was found with bullet wounds on his head. It is the end of one of the bloodiest and longest-runing armed conflicts in Asia. Away from the warzone on the streets of Colombo, Sri Lankans celebrated the decimation of the rebel...
  • Verdict '09: Poll pundits on super Saturday May 14, 2009

    Voting is over for all 543 seats in the 15th Lok Sabha. All through this five week election, we have heard the politicians but in just 3 days we will hear the voice of the Indian voter. CNN-IBN conducts an exclusive post poll survey on the first four phases of...
  • Talking Point: Shourie, Sibal debate 'black money politics' May 13, 2009

    A day after CNN IBN brought to you confirmation from the Swiss authorities that the government had sent forged papers to Swiss Bank UBS in the case of one of the biggest forex violators, Hassan Ali Khan, the BJP has taken up the issue. Senior BJP leader Arun...
  • Tamil Nadu electorate debates Sri Lankan Tamil issue May 13, 2009

    On CNN-IBN's show India Can, India Will viewers in Chenna join in as active participants and question Tamil Nadu politicians on the issue of Sri Lankan Tamils issue. Diverse opinions emerge but throws up bitter rivalry that has come to play between major political parties in the region. ...
  • Debate: Is post-poll airthmetic still with UPA? May 12, 2009

    Find out what leaders from different parties have to say to this. ...
  • Watch: Review of LS polls 2009 campaign May 12, 2009

    The campaigning for 2009 elections came to end on Monday. ...
  • FTE: Secularism, a non-issue in polls '09 May 12, 2009

    Shock waves in the secular parivar as Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar shares dais with Narendra Modi. Ram Vilas Paswan says Nitish is a wolf in sheep's clothing, Lalu says Nitish has teeth in his stomach, the Prime Minister himself wonders aloud at Nitish's secular credentials. ...
  • Battle for India: Left, small parties hold key May 3, 2009

    With just two more phases to go for election 2009, there is every indication that the contest is getting closer between the UPA and the NDA. The role of the Left and regional parties becomes crucial in such a scenario. CNN-IBN raised the question: Will the Left and regional parties...
  • Family ties: Meet L K Advani's favourite people May 3, 2009

    Jayant, Pratibha and daughter-in-law Geetika are Advani's closest people. ...
  • SC orders fast track courts for Gujarat riots May 2, 2009

    What does this exactly mean for the victims of 2002 riots? ...
  • Polling day special: Newsmakers on CNN-IBN May 1, 2009

    Here's a roundup of who said what on phase III of Elections 2009. ...