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  • Heavy rains wreak havoc in north India, 48 people dead so far August 19, 2014

    Heavy rains in Uttarakhand and Nepal have led to an increase in water levels in several rivers of Uttar Pradesh. 48 people have died in the state due to the flooding. The floods have affected nearly 1,500 villages in nine districts of UP. ...
  • Watch: Students, teachers hold protest in Delhi University over FYUP June 26, 2014

    Students, teachers protested outside the Art Faculty in Delhi University over the ongoing row regarding the Four-Year Undergraduate Progamme. There is no end yet to the stand-off between the University Grants Commission and Delhi University over the Four-Year Undergraduate Programme. As a result of this, there are no admissions for...
  • Watch: Safety tips to beat the heat wave June 6, 2014

    North India is in the grip of an extreme heat wave with many states recording highest temperatures in years. Delhi recorded its hottest day in five years on Thursday with the maximum temperature soaring to 44.7 degree Celsius, that is 4 degrees above normal. CNN-IBN takes calls of people across...
  • North India continues to reel under severe heat wave June 6, 2014

    Even as Monsoon hit Kerala on Friday, North India continues to reel under severe heat wave. ...
  • Want to meet Modi to seek repulsion of AFSPA: Irom Sharmila June 14, 2014

    Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila, who has been on hunger strike for over a decade, was in Delhi for a court hearing and hoped to meet PM Narendra Modi to seek the repulsion of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act. She was asked to appear in a 2006 case of attempting...
  • All eyes on Kolkata North as it goes to polls on May 12 May 8, 2014

    After the bastions of the Left voted on Wednesday, all eyes now on Kolkata North, which votes on Monday. ...
  • Four-way battle in North Kolkata with heavyweight candidates May 2, 2014

    It is a four-way fight in the North Kolkata constituency this election. The TMC, the BJP, the Congress and the Left Front have all fielded heavy weight candidates for the seat. ...
  • Bangalore dissapoints again, registers 50 pc voter turnout April 17, 2014

    India's IT city Bangalore has once again lived up to its dubious image of low turn out city. Despite the efforts made by the Election Commission and other non-governmental organizations, the voting percentage did not even touch 55 per cent in the three Lok Sabha seats - Bangalore North, Bangalore...
  • Delhi North East decoded at CNN-IBN-Microsoft Elections Analytics Centre April 10, 2014

    Watch all the election-related information on Delhi North East Lok Sabha seat at CNN-IBN-Microsoft Elections Analytics Centre. ...
  • There is no Modi wave, says Congress's Krishna Tirath March 28, 2014

    Congress candidate from North West Delhi Krishna Tirath has dismissed an Aam Aadmi Party trend or a Narendra Modi wave. She said, "If someone builds the wave based on the power of money, he cannot build a wave like that." ...
  • BJP leader Manoj Tiwari owns cash and assets over Rs 14 crore March 27, 2014

    Singer, actor and BJP leader from north East Delhi Manoj Tiwari has cash of Rs 4.5 lakh, bank deposits and investments valued at Rs 11 lakh. He has jewellery worth 3.7 lakh. The Cars he drives are worth Rs 91.4 Lakh. Tiwari has properties in Varanasi, Mumbai and Delhi...
  • UN conducts probe into N Korea jails, people forced to eat snakes February 18, 2014

    The United Nations conducted an investigation detailing horrific human rights abuses in North Korea where starving women were delivering babies in prison camps. People were forced to eat snakes and rats to survive. The UN now warning Kim Jong Un that he could face prosecution. ...
  • Attack on Arunachal youth leaves north-eastern students fuming February 1, 2014

    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. ...
  • Security beefed at North Block ahead of Arvind Kejriwal's protest January 20, 2014

    Security has been beefed up ahead of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's proposed protest at North Block to press for the suspension of five policemen who defied Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti's order to arrest Ugandan women who he felt were involved in drug trafficking. ...
  • The Week That Wasn't Christmas special December 22, 2013

    On this special episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on Devyani Khobragade, AAP's referendum to form government in Delhi and 'Dhoom 3'. He also spoke to Santa Claus from North Pole about his journey around the world and bringing gifts for every one. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha in conversation with Santa Claus December 22, 2013

    On this week Christmas special 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha talks to Santa Claus from North Pole about his journey around the world and bringing gifts for every one. ...
  • Pakistan hit by 7.7 magnitude earthquake September 25, 2013

    Pakistan was hit by the earthquake measuring 7.7 on the Richter scale. The massive quake was also felt in the adjoining province of Sindh and as far as Karachi. North India too felt the tremors in the aftermath of the quake. ...
  • Monsoon tracker: Severe rainfall expected across North Eastern States September 2, 2013

    The Met Department has predicted severe rainfall in parts of North Eastern States on Monday. Fairly widespread rainfall is also predicted in parts of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Chhattigarh, North Eastern States, parts of Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and parts of Maharashtra. ...
  • Vegetable prices soar across North India due to heavy rains August 6, 2013

    Heavy rains across North India have sent vegetable prices soaring but wholesalers say that there is still a huge gap between wholesale and retail prices. ...
  • Monsoon tracker: Heavy rains expected in North India July 9, 2013

    With rainfall continuing in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Assam, more rains are expected in other parts of the country too. ...
  • Chit fund scam: WB Minister denies any link with Sudipta Sen April 27, 2013

    Transport minister and senior TMC leader Madan Mitra said that he was never the president of any employees association of the Saradha Group. ...
  • US,China come together to combat North Korea's threat April 14, 2013

    The North Korean missile test threat has brought two unlikely allies - US Secretary of State John Kerry and Chinese President Xi Jinping - together. Kerry has reached out to China to help defuse the growing tension in the Korean Peninsula. CNN's Cristina Mutchler reports that both US and China...
  • World View: Korean crisis: Could tensions spark off a war? April 12, 2013

    Catch the week's burning stories from around the world on World View with Suhasini Haidar. ...
  • S Korea firmly convinced that N Korean missile test is eminent: Jim Clancy April 11, 2013

    South Korea said on Wednesday that there was a 'very high' probability that North Korea, after weeks of threats of war, would test-launch a medium-range missile, at any time, as a show of strength. CNN-IBN's Suhasini Haidar spoke to CNN's Senior Correspondent Jim Clancy about how likely a North Korean...
  • South Korea expects North Korea to launch missile test this week April 8, 2013

    Seoul: South Korea expects the North to launch a missile this week. Seoul says it's on military readiness posture and has hit out at Pyongyang's scare tactics. Meanwhile, the US is trying to calm tensions by delaying its own missile test. ...
  • North Korea tells embassies it can't guarantee safety April 6, 2013

    North Korea has put foreign embassies and international organisations on notice saying it cannot guarantee their safety in the event of an armed conflict. Several missions said North Korea government officials met with ambassadors on Friday, asking if anyone needed help evacuating. ...
  • US fears North Korea could be planning a missile launch April 5, 2013

    The US fears that North Korea could be planning a missile launch. As Pyongyang steps up its rhetoric, the Pentagon now tries to decrease the temperature. Missile and launch components have been moved to the east coast of North Korea in the "last few days", a US official with direct...
  • North Korea presents a real and clear danger: US Defence Secretary April 4, 2013

    US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has said that North Korea presents a real and clear danger. The US has also confirmed that even China has mobilised units along its border with North Korea and that the Chinese military is at Level One readiness which is the highest state of alert...
  • North Korea releases video, display its military strength April 3, 2013

    In its latest string of threats, North Korea has released a video, showing its strength and perpetrating the message that it's ready to fight. North Korea has released this video just days after it declared it was in a state of war. But what is unusual about this video is...
  • North Korea puts rockets on standby to attack US bases March 29, 2013

    North Korea has put its rocket units on standby on Friday to attack US mainland and military bases in South Korea and the Pacific, after the United States flew two nuclear-capable stealth bombers over the Korean peninsula in a rare show of force. ...