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  • I was libidinous since school: Uber cab driver tells police January 9, 2015

    New Delhi: "I was libidinous from my school days," Uber taxi driver Shiv Kumar Yadav, accused of raping a 27-year-old woman executive in his cab on December 5 last year, told Delhi Police during the probe. "Main school ke samay se hi kamuk pravati ka tha (I was of libidinous nature...
  • Islamic State radio praises Charlie Hebdo attackers as 'heroes' January 9, 2015

    Beirut: The Islamic State group's radio praised as "heroes" on Thursday the perpetrators of a deadly attack on French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo. "Jihadist heroes have killed 12 journalists who worked for the French magazine Charlie Hebdo and wounded more than 10 others," said a statement read on Al-Bayan radio....
  • Everyone living in Britain should speak English: London mayor January 6, 2015

    London: The Mayor of London has said that everyone living in the UK should be able to speak English and councils should drop the "multi-culty" practice of translating information into other languages, a proposal that could hit non-English speaking immigrants residing in the country. Mayor Boris Johnson said he agreed...
  • Delhi government decides to continue with ban on Uber January 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi government on Thursday decided to continue with the ban on app-based cab booking company Uber and has asked it to fulfill the conditions for taxi operations in the national capital before seeking revocation of punitive action. The Transport Department had given a hearing to the US-based cab service...
  • US radio announces to expand its Indian network December 30, 2014

    Washington: Aiming to expand its operation in India, a US radio ministry has announced to develop its radio programming in the Telugu language. The Tide global radio ministry, which produces radio programs that tell people about Jesus in their mother tongues, currently operates in seven languages in India - Kurukh, Santali,...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob December 29, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Bajrang Dal stages protests against Aamir Khan's 'PK' across India December 29, 2014

    The Bajrang Dal has staged protests against the film 'PK' across the country even as the Censor board has refused to take any action against the film. Censor board Chairperson Leela Samson said that the board will not remove any scenes from the film as it has already released. ...
  • Stricter guidelines for radio taxis announced, GPRS-based tracking device a must December 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi government on Monday announced stricter guidelines for radio taxis making it mandatory, among other things, for them to be fitted with GPS and GPRS-based tracking device, printer, and a display panel showing the path traversed and total distance covered. The move comes after a woman was raped...
  • Have the courage to say no to drugs: Modi to youngsters December 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the country's youth to have the courage to say no to drugs as he addressed the nation on 'Mann Ki Baat' radio programme on Sunday. Defining drug abuse in three Ds- darkness, destruction and devastation, PM underlined the need to fight the habit. In...
  • Live: PM Modi addresses nation on 'Mann Ki Baat' December 14, 2014

    The third edition of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat' will be broadcast on Sunday at 11 AM where he will share his thoughts on drug abuse in his radio programme. ...
  • PM Modi to focus on drug menace in 'Mann Ki Baat' on radio today December 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The third edition of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat' will be broadcast on Sunday at 11 AM where he will share his thoughts on drug abuse in his radio programme. PM Modi in this edition will be talking about the menace of drug abuse. In his second...
  • Modi to focus on drug menace in 'Mann Ki Baat' on radio on Sunday December 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will talk about the menace of drug abuse on Saturday in his monthly 'Mann Ki Baat' programme on radio. "On Sunday at 11 AM, I look forward to sharing my thoughts during the #MannKiBaat radio programme," Modi tweeted on Saturday. "As I said during...
  • HC agrees to hear plea for regulating radio cabs in Delhi December 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday agreed to hear a PIL seeking measures to regulate radio cabs in the national capital, which were allegedly flouting existing norms and guidelines made by the government, days after a 27-year- old woman was raped by an Uber taxi driver. A bench of...
  • Uber GM Shailesh Sawlani attacked in Mumbai December 10, 2014

    Mumbai: The anger against Uber for the Delhi rape incident took a violent form on Wednesday with an executive of cab service provider's getting attacked in Mumbai. Uber general manager Shailesh Sawlani was attacked by a man after he left the Transport Commissioner's office on Wednesday afternoon. The identity of the...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories December 9, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop 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. ...
  • Delhi rape: Centre for regulation, not ban on taxi services, asks states to stop web-based cabs December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: As the alleged rape of a woman by a driver of an international taxi service in Delhi creates outrage in the country, the Centre on Tuesday asked all states to stop operations of all web-based taxi services. The anguish over the rape of the woman executive working in a...
  • News 360: Delhi rape accused faces many cases of sexual assault December 9, 2014

    The Uber cab driver, accused of raping a woman in Delhi, was booked in several other cases in the last eight years. Shiv Kumar Yadav, 32, has a sexual assault case, two molestation cases and an Arms Act case registered against him between 2006 and 2013. In 2011, Yadav spent...
  • Radio cabs in Kolkata under police radar December 9, 2014

    Kolkata: The Kolkata Police have begun scrutinising safety measures being offered by cab services operating in the city, following the alleged rape of a woman executive by an Uber taxi driver in New Delhi, a senior traffic official said on Tuesday. The Kolkata Police are identifying and scrutinising safety measures put...
  • Radio taxis distances itself from app-based services like Uber December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Seeking to disassociate themselves from Uber-like services, an apex body of radio taxi operators on Tuesday asked the government to take urgent steps to regulate unlicensed app-based cabs to ensure passenger safety in the wake of the rape of a woman allegedly by a driver. The Association of Radio...
  • Delhi rape: Uber cab driver Yadav confesses to crime but shows no remorse December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Uber cab driver Shiv Kumar Yadav has confessed to raping the 25-year-old finance professional in a cab on Friday night. However, sources say that the Yadav showed no remorse for his act. Meanwhile, city's top police officials including the police chief have been called by the NSA to...
  • Rules for radio taxi services outdated, no guidelines for app-based taxis in India December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The recent rape case allegedly by a Uber cab driver has raised the issue of security in the radio cabs which until now were believed to be safe. The radio cabs in India are governed by guidelines framed by the Transport department. The norms framed by the government...
  • Watch: Formation of new planet captured by radio telescopes in Chile November 9, 2014

    A planet is being formed around a sun-like star HL Tau that is 450 light years from Earth in the constellation Taurus. The images were taken by powerful radio telescopes in Chile. ...
  • PM Modi's radio broadcast will bring people together: Prakash Javadekar November 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's radio broadcast programme 'Man ki Baat' will be useful for bringing together people of the country. "He (Modi) always speaks from the heart and whenever someone speaks from the heart, people can connect with it. This...
  • PM mentions Network18 journalist's tweet in his 'Mann Ki Baat' prograame November 2, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi mentioned about a tweet from Network18's Richa Anirudh which spoke about children actively taking part in the 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan'. ...
  • Black money: Modi breaks his silence on 'Mann Ki Baat', promises to bring every single penny back November 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Even as a reluctant NDA government shared the list of 627 names who allegedly have accounts in foreign banks with the Supreme Court earlier this week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that he would not leave any stone unturned to bring all the 'black money' back...
  • PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat' address to nation today November 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold his second round of "Mann Ki Baat" radio programme on Sunday. Modi's address to the nation will be aired on All India Radio at 11 am. Modi who had in his earlier address promised that he would reach out to the nooks and...
  • Fire breaks out at iconic French radio building 'Maison de la radio' October 31, 2014

    Paris: A fire broke out on Friday on the seventh floor of the "Maison de la radio" (Radio house), a vast circular building in Paris housing several media operations. Firefighters said the blaze started on the seventh floor which is currently under reconstruction and employees were quickly evacuated from the building. Two...
  • PMK accuses All India Radio of imposing Hindi in sourthern states October 24, 2014

    Chennai: National Democratic Alliance (NDA) ally Paattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) has on Friday slammed All India Radio's new four hour slot of Hindi programming in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. In a statement, PMK chief Ramadoss said that the Centre should cancel the programming. PMK accused All India Radio of imposing Hindi on...
  • AIR launches 'WhatsApp' number for overseas audience October 24, 2014

    New Delhi: In a bid to stay connected with overseas audience, All India Radio (AIR) has launched a 'WhatsApp' number for its Urdu service. The new service was launched on the occasion of Diwali on October 23, a statement said. Listeners can send in their song request for 'Suraj Ke...
  • PM Modi's 2nd round of 'Mann ki Baat' on All India Radio on November 2 October 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold his second round of "Mann Ki Baat" radio programme on November 2. Modi has invited people to share their thoughts, comments and examples of good governance initiatives that have left an impression on their mind. "Looking forward to the 2nd "Mann Ki...