New Delhi

  • PM Modi's Independence Day speech low on specifics? August 15, 2014

    Referring to his humble origins, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said it is the power of the Constitution and democracy that a boy from a "poor family" has got the opportunity to hoist the national flag at Red Fort. CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey discusses the PM's Independence Day speech with...
  • Bihar: Blast derails train's pilot engine, CM suspects Naxal hand July 23, 2014

    A major accident was averted on the Bhubaneshwar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express when the pilot engine running ahead of the train got derailed near Rafiganj station in Aurangabad in Bihar on Wednesday. The presence of mind of the driver in the train ahead saved the lives of many passengers. ...
  • New twist in Sunanda Tharoor death probe: Facts concealed or internal AIIMS politics at play? July 2, 2014

    AIIMS has refuted the allegations levelled by Forensic Department head Dr Sudhir Gupta over Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar's autopsy report. ...
  • Delhi University starts admission process, cut-offs touch 100 per cent July 1, 2014

    Delhi University finally started its admission procedure on Monday after a week long protest and rallying around the controversial Four Year Undergraduate Programme which has been finally been put to rest. The first cut-off list has again touched the 100 per cent mark with three rank outsider colleges this time...
  • 40 Indians missing in Iraq: Is it time for New Delhi to begin evacuation of its citizens? June 18, 2014

    As the crisis escalates in Iraq, hundreds of families in India are praying for the safety of their loved ones. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Wednesday confirmed that 40 Indian workers working with Tariq Noor al Juda construction company in Iraq have been abducted. ...
  • Soaring heat in north India due to western disturbances: Expert June 6, 2014

    Air Vice Marshal GP Sharma Vice President, Meteorology, Skymet Weather Services Pvt explains the reason for soaring temperature in north India. ...
  • Watch: Leaders across party lines condole Gopinath Munde's death June 3, 2014

    Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde died in a road accident in Delhi on Tuesday morning. The accident took place when Munde was on his way to the IGI airport to fly to Mumbai. ...
  • Watch: Sequence of events that led to Gopinath Munde's death June 3, 2014

    Union Minister Gopinath Munde died after he met with an accident in Delhi early on Tuesday morning. His car, a Maruti SX4, was hit by a Tata Indica after which Munde was rushed to the AIIMS trauma centre and was declared dead. ...
  • Watch: 'Absolut Kapoor' unveils at India Art Fair 2014 May 26, 2014

    India Art Fair is South Asia's leading art fair for modern and contemporary art from across the world. Absolute Kapoor is a work emerged as was the negative of a photo, is the chemistry between the different elements that redefine the relationships between object and transform, viewer, sculpture and space. ...
  • Voters exercise their franchise in the crucial 3rd phase of LS polls April 10, 2014

    Voters exercised their franchise in the significant third round of the Lok Sabha elections. The common people, the old, youngsters, businessmen, entreprenuers, villagers, etc all came out to vote keeping in mind the issues that matter the most to them. The third round which will elect 91 MPs to the...
  • Delhi not a two-legged fight between BJP, AAP: Ajay Maken April 10, 2014

    Congress candidate from New Delhi Ajay Maken refuted the projections showing a two-legged fight in Delhi between AAP and BJP ...
  • Video: Autorickshaw driver slaps Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi April 8, 2014

    Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal was yet again slapped in Delhi. Kejriwal was attacked by an autorickshaw driver in Sultanpuri. ...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Northwest, West Delhi April 6, 2014

    Just days to go before 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN's Meenakshi Upreti visits Northwest and West Delhi to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituencies. Delhi is set to vote on April 10. ...
  • Delhi: Parents anxious as HC says no nursery admissions till March 24 March 13, 2014

    Delhi's big nursery admissions mess continues as the High Court on Wednesday ordered stay on admission process till March 24. Earlier, in February, 2014 the court had ordered scrapping of transfer points, but later it ordered a fresh draw of lots. This order was challenged by parents whose child had...
  • FTP: One month of AAP government in Delhi: Is AAP honeymoon over? January 28, 2014

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government completes one month on Tuesday. The AAP government has been in the news mostly for the wrong reasons ever since it took charge on December 28. ...
  • Kejriwal's Janata Darbar: Is AAP more about hype than substance? January 13, 2014

    After the first Janata Darbar in Delhi saw utter mismanagement, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday has said that there will be no more Janata Darbars in the city. He said that he will meet people once a week, but for grievances, an online system will be set up. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Girls in bondage October 19, 2013

    CNN-IBN investigation exposes how minor girls are sold as domestic labour to illegal placement agencies which in turn run trafficking racket. The investigation exposes how minor girls are trafficked from rural India and sold in metros. ...
  • Pro-snooker event kicks off in New Delhi October 14, 2013

    India's snooker enthusiasts have never had it so good as a dazzling array of stars will be showing off their skills at the inaugural Indian Open in New Delhi over the the course of this week. ...
  • People cut down onion consumption as it hits Rs 80 per kg September 17, 2013

    The humble onion is again making the headlines as it touched Rs 80 per kilogram on Tuesday. The rates are likely to remain same for the next two weeks. ...
  • This is injustice to the poor: Delhi gangrape convict's mother September 11, 2013

    The four convicted in the Delhi gangrape-murder case are likely to be sentenced on Wednesday. The mother of one of the convicts has alleged conspiracy. "Whatever is happening is wrong. This is injustice. This is a conspiracy under pressure," she said. ...
  • News 360: All four men convicted in Delhi gangrape case September 10, 2013

    Nine months after the gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student inside a private bus in Delhi shook the national conscience, a fast track court on Tuesday convicted all the four men facing trial in the case. The arguments for sentencing of the four convicts will begin on Wednesday. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Defence lawyer says will ask for life sentence September 10, 2013

    Delhi gangrape's defence Lawyer Vivek Sharma has said that he will ask for life sentence for his client and will also appeal in the High Court. A fast track court on Tuesday convicted all the four men facing trial in the gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student. ...
  • FTP: 3 years for juvenile in Delhi gangrape case: Does the punishment fit the crime? September 2, 2013

    The juvenile in the December 16, 2012 gangrape-murder case of a 23-year-old paramedical student has been found guilty of rape and murder by the Juvenile Justice Board. He has been sentenced to three years in a correctional home subject to review. His sentence will include the period he has already...
  • Delhi: BJP holds first meeting of national campaign committee August 18, 2013

    Ahead of the General Elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party is holding the first meeting of its national campaign committee in New Delhi. The meet to be presided by party's poll panel chief Narendra Modi will be attended by senior leaders like Sushma Swaraj, Arun Jaitley and Rajnath Singh. ...
  • Heavy rains bring the national capital to a halt August 16, 2013

    Heavy rains lashed the national capital on Friday morning bringing the city to a near halt. Waterlogging was reported in several areas in Delhi. Traffic snarls were seen in Piragarhi, Rohini, ISBT, Wazirabad and Mayur Vihar due to the logging. ...
  • Batla House encounter: Politics continue even as IM operative convicted July 25, 2013

    IM operative Shahzad Ahmed was on Thursday convicted in the 2008 Batla House encounter case by a Delhi court for murdering a police inspector and assaulting other officers. ...
  • I stick to my stand on Batla House encounter: Digvijaya Singh July 25, 2013

    Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said that he is sticking to his stand on wanting a judical probe in the Batla House encounter. ...
  • Watch: Potholed roads a recurring phenomena in Delhi July 11, 2013

    Potholed roads is a recurring phenomena even in the national capital. Every year after the monsoon several roads in Delhi tend to cave in and cause huge potholes. CNN-IBN came across a 28-feet wide pothole in east Delhi. The entire road had caved in and that was not the only...
  • AAP member has suffered severe head injuries, is battling for her life: Doctors July 1, 2013

    Santosh Koli, who was hit by a car on Sunday, has undergone a surgery in her head and is on life support. ...
  • News 360: Protests continue over minor's rape in Delhi April 22, 2013

    Protests against the rape of a 5-year-old girl in the national capital went on unabated on Monday despite the arrest of a second accused in the case. ...