India

  • SP cautions Modi against China's 'policy' of pushing troops 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Samajwadi Party on Thursday cautioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi against China's "policy" of pushing troops and holding talks at the same time and said it was time New Delhi used force to push back Chinese troops which have entered Indian territory. The remarks by senior SP leader Ram Gopal...
  • Asian Games: Indian women's hockey team keen to rectify CWG mistakes 4 days ago

    Incheon: With just a day remaining for the opening of the 17th Asian Games, the Indian women's hockey team is busy making lastminute preparations and keen to avoid past mistakes, eyeing a winning start to their campaign. The team is going through a steady dose of practice matches and tuneup sessions...
  • Delhi: Cultural extravaganza in Tagore International school 4 days ago

    Lady Peng Liyuan on Thursday met the students of the Tagore International School in the national capital. CNNIBN's Jagriti Chandra spoke to some students who performed for the first Lady. "We could present our culture, which is diverse. She loved our performances, she was overwhelmed," students said. ...
  • Asian Games: Yogeshwar India's biggest hope to end wrestling gold drought 4 days ago

    With the untimely pull out of twotime Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar, all eyes will be on London Games bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt as India will be hoping to break a 28yearlong wait for a gold medal in wrestling at the 17th Asian Games that get underway Friday in the South...
  • Gobi manchurian, Singapuri chowmien and chicken lollipop: 10 SinoIndian dishes that must be added to Chinese President Xi Jinping's dinner menu in India 4 days ago

    The President of China Xi Jinping was treated to a private dinner at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's residence yesterday. There were folk programmes with the traditional Gujarati 'garba' dance to entertain the Chinese President and the first lady of China Peng Liyuan. The dinner menu reportedly had over 100 dishes,...
  • China's First Lady Peng Liyuan visits Tagore International school 5 days ago

    China's First Lady Peng Liyuan on Thursday met the students of the Tagore International School in the national capital. Students sang a song in Mandarin for the first lady. They also performed a classical dance rendition of Tagore's poem. ...
  • Asian Games buzz appears missing in Incheon 5 days ago

    Incheon: The buzz is strangely missing as Incheon gears up to host the Asian Games from Friday with hardly any banners or volunteers in sight to welcome the athletes and delegates for the event which cost a whopping USD 1.62 billion. Barring banners in and around the airport, there is hardly...
  • As Modi, Jinping meet in Delhi, Chinese Army pushes in more troops into Indian territory in Ladakh 5 days ago

    Leh/New Delhi: Heightening tension, the Chinese Army pushed in more troops into Chumar village along the Line of Actual Control in the wee hours on Thursday, hours before the summit meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. According to sources, the Chinese side pushed in more...
  • Who is Peng Liyuan? Meet China's photogenic First Lady a style icon and hugely popular singer known as the 'outstanding songbird of the century' 5 days ago

    China's gorgeous First Lady Peng Liyuan, who accompanied her husband and President Xi Jinping, has won many hearts in India, especially among students who cannot stop talking about meeting her at a Delhi school today. Students at the Tagore International School in the capital sang a song in Mandarin for the...
  • PM Modi discusses incursion with Chinese President, to continue talks on the issue today 5 days ago

    New Delhi: As incursions continue by China's People's Liberation Army into the Indian side along the Line of Actual Control, Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed the issue with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday. The Ministry of External Affairs said that the issue was raised by Modi on Wednesday and...
  • 'Police came in and asked 'who is he with?' and everyone screamed 'all of us!'': 'Humans of New York' creator meets humans of India, captures diverse stories on camera 5 days ago

    'Humans of New York' is more than just a Facebook page. With over 9 million people following the page on Facebook, 'Humans of New York' started as a blog about the regular citizens from the city of New York. The stories were so relatable that people from across the world...
  • Acclimatization key to India's success in Australia, says Kasprowicz 5 days ago

    Hyderabad: Adjusting to the conditions and improvising quickly to challenging situations would be the key to India's success in what promises to be a tough tour Down Under come December, feels former Australia pacer Michael Kasprowicz. Kasprowicz feels Indian team is "talented" but it would have to be at its best...
  • ChinaIndia relationship has global, strategic importance, says Xi Jinping 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Chinese President Xi Jinping began the second day of his 3day visit to India by visiting the Rashtrapati Bhavan along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Jinping was given a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Jinping said, "I hope to change a lot from my first visit to India. We...
  • Asian Games hockey: Change in format a challenge for India, Pakistan 5 days ago

    Incheon: Coaches and tacticians will be put to the test in Incheon from Saturday when the field hockey competition commences at the Asian Games under a new format introduced in a bid to make the game faster. Four 15minute quarters will replace the previous format of two 35minute halves, bringing coaches...
  • 'Nobody in the world makes food better than grandma.' 15 reasons why your grandparents are the best people you've ever met 5 days ago

    The most interesting stories you heard in your childhood came from your grandparents. From teaching you how to write to carrying you on your shoulders around the house, they've done it all. They have always been the people you run to when your parents unleash their wrath on you. From...
  • Live: True Asian century will come when India and China come together, says Xi Jinping 4 days ago

    Today is the second day of Chinese President Xi Jinping's 3day visit to India. The Chinese President was given a red carpet welcome in Ahmedabad on Wednesday. India and China also signed two key pacts on Wednesday: to set up an industrial park in Ahmedabad and for cultural exchanges between...
  • Asian Games 2014 in a nutshell 5 days ago

    The 2014 Incheon Asian Games begin on Friday, where a total of 45 countries in the Asian continent will field its athletes eyeing top honours. The tournament will see competition across 36 sports, including three new disciplines introduced for the event while five from the last edition at Guangzhou, China,...
  • Gujarat hopes to increase trade ties with China after Xi visit 5 days ago

    Ahmedabad: After the signing of three pacts during the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping, the Gujarat government hopes that trade ties between the state and China will get a shot in arm. "Chinese companies have invested Rs 700 crore in the state so far, but with the signing of this...
  • India, Nepal discuss border issues at BWG meet 5 days ago

    Kathmandu: Seeking to resolve longstanding border issues, the first meeting of the NepalIndia Boundary Working Group (BWG) established after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit to Nepal, began on Wednesday. The main agenda of the BWG's first meeting is to finalise its own composition and terms of reference as well as...
  • JDU warns of attempts for imposition of 'Pakistan model' in India 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Targeting BJP over the issue of communalism, JD(U) on Wednesday asked minorities, OBCs, SCs and STs to come together even as it warned of attempts for the imposition of a "Pakistan model" in the country. "Some people say Hinduism is in danger. There is no other country in the...
  • J&K floods: Srinagar residents reluctant to leave home, fear dacoity 5 days ago

    Residents of many localities of Srinagar are reluctant to leave their home as they fear their house being looted in their absence. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 5 days ago

    Bullet News is CNNIBN's nonstop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle 5 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Indian gymnast, coach booked for harassing woman player 5 days ago

    The two accused, who are part of the squad which left for the Incheon Asian Games, have been booked for allegedly passing obscene comments and making vulgar gestures at the woman player. ...
  • Air India suspends pilot, ten cabin crew members for indiscipline 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Taking its crew to task for lack of discipline, Air India on Wednesday suspended a pilot and ten cabin crew members for delaying some recent flights, including an international service, by not reporting for duty on time. The suspensions were carried out after repeated complaints...
  • Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan says 34 oil blocks offered by Vietnam viable 5 days ago

    Vietnam has offered India oil and gas blocks outside the territory claimed by Beijing in the South China Sea, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Wednesday. India is considering exploring in 23 blocks out of the 5 areas in South China Sea that Vietnam had offered on nomination basis in...
  • ModiXi meet: Can strategic divergence meet economic convergence? 5 days ago

    A combination the "world's factory" and the "world's back office" will drive global economic growth, Chinese President Xi Jinping said ahead of a rare visit to India on Wednesday, playing down mistrust that has kept the Asian giants apart. India's new Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, is determined to build closer...
  • News 360: Xi Jinping, Modi sign twin city pact for Ahmedabad, Guangzhou 5 days ago

    It was Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 64th birthday and also the first day of the Chinese President Xi Jinping's 3day visit to India. India and China also signed two key pacts on Wednesday: to set up an industrial park in Ahmedabad and for cultural exchanges between Ahmedabad and the Guangzhou...
  • Indian boxer Manoj Kumar to get Arjuna Award 5 days ago

    The sports ministry has finally agreed to give the Arjuna Award to boxer Manoj Kumar. The Kapil Devled award committee had earlier refused to give the coveted award to the 2010 Commonwealth Games gold medallist. ...
  • Future of India's coach will be decided at Working Committee meeting: Sanjay Patel 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The future of India's bowling coach Joe Dawes and fielding consultant Trevor Penny will be decided at the allimportant Working Committee meeting of the BCCI scheduled in Chennai on September 26. While the fate of annual AGM will be one of the primary agendas but the fate of the...