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  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 6 hours 46 minutes ago

    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. ...
  • Farmer suicide: AAP government, Delhi Police at war 7 hours 26 minutes ago

    48 hours after a farmer hanged himself at an AAP rally, it is a full blown turf war. After the Delhi Police refused to be part of a magisterial probe, the Delhi District Magistrate is contemplating filing a criminal complaint. ...
  • News 360: AAP reaches out to Gajendra Singh's family in Rajasthan 7 hours 40 minutes ago

    After facing flak from all directions over the suicide of a farmer at its rally, the Aam Aadmi Party is in damage control mode. AAP leader Sanjay Singh on Friday visited Gajendra Singh's grieving family in Dausa, Rajasthan. The family has demanded a martyr status for Gajendra and also a...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 7 hours 47 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Is the investigation being compromised in the political turf war? 8 hours 17 minutes ago

    The suicide by a farmer at a rally addressed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has triggered a blame game with political parties attacking each other for the tragedy. ...
  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal regrets rally speech 8 hours 33 minutes ago

    Speaking for the first time after farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide at the Aam Aadmi Party rally, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal accepted that it was his mistake to continue with his speech despite an attempt by Singh to commit suicide. ...
  • Farmer suicide: Delhi government is at odds with the police force, says Kiran Bedi 10 hours 33 minutes ago

    Former IAS officer Kiran Bedi speaks in support of Delhi Police and says police have power to probe unnatural deaths. ...
  • Politics over farmers' suicide, leaders shed crocodile tears to show solidarity 11 hours 9 minutes ago

    The suicide by a farmer at a rally addressed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has triggered a blame game with political parties attacking each other for the tragedy. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal should end blame game over farmer's suicide, start playing a CM's role: Sheila Dikshit 11 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Terming Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's statement over farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide as irresponsible, former Delhi DM Sheila Dikshit advised the CM to be more careful. "He should stop this blame game now. It is time that he should start playing CM's role and should stop acting like opposition....
  • AAP's Sanjay Singh visits family of Gajendra Singh in Dausa, demands martyr status for him 12 hours 15 minutes ago

    Dausa: After facing flak from all directions over the suicide of a farmer at its rally, the Aam Aadmi Party is in damage control mode. AAP leader Sanjay Singh on Friday visited Gajendra Singh's grieving family in Dausa, Rajasthan. The family has demanded a martyr status for Gajendra and also...
  • Breaking toons: Leaders shed crocodile tears over farmers' suicides 12 hours 45 minutes ago

    Tragedy usually unites but political parties are seldom known to have displayed such camaraderie. The suicide of a farmer from Rajasthan at Delhi's Jantar Mantar while the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was holding a rally against the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government has started an ugly and ...
  • AAP leader Ashutosh cries inconsolably on national TV after being confronted by Gajendra Singh's daughter 12 hours 53 minutes ago

    New Delhi: AAP leader Ashutosh on Friday broke down on national television when deceased farmer Gajendra Singh's daughter posed questions to him about her father's death at a rally which the party had organised. Megha, a 17-year-old Class XII student, asked why had the AAP leaders continued with their speeches even...
  • Delhi Police officials meet Gajendra Singh's family in Dausa for his writing samples 13 hours 5 minutes ago

    Dausa: A team of Delhi Police Crime Branch investigating the alleged suicide by Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh in the national capital visited his family in Dausa to take his writing samples. The writing samples will be sent to forensic laboratory to check if the note found on Gajendra's body after...
  • Delhi Police refute AAP's allegations of conducting a biased probe 13 hours 33 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Friday rubbished all allegations of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) that it is conducting a biased investigation into the alleged suicide of Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh. The police defended not sharing information with a magisterial probe ordered by the Delhi government. Delhi government sources...
  • Arvind Kejriwal's apology not enough: Congress 14 hours 14 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress on Friday dismissed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's apology for carrying on with his rally despite a farmer's suicide, saying it was not enough and he needs to introspect why such a situation was allowed to develop. "We only want to ask how many times Kejriwal is going to...
  • Ashutosh urges leaders not to play politics over the death of Gajendra Singh 14 hours 18 minutes ago

    AAP leader Ashutosh on Friday urged BJP leaders not to play politics over the death of Gajendra Singh. Earlier in the day, Arvind Kejriwal apologized for not calling off the event and admitted that his making a speech was a 'mistake'. ...
  • UP: Farmer shoots himself as 60% of his potato produce gets destroyed 15 hours 42 minutes ago

    Farmer of Firozabad situated in Uttar Pradesh takes his life as sixty per cent of his potato produce gets destroyed due to hail storm and unseasonal rainfall. ...
  • DM asks Delhi Police to submit documents related to Gajendra Singh's suicide or face action 22 hours 52 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a big face-off between the Aam Aadmi Party government and Delhi Police over the probe into farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide at a rally on Wednesday, a district magistrate has set the police a deadline to submit documents in the case by 11 am. The DM has threatened...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob Yesterday

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Isn't it time to put the spotlight back to farmers' issues? Yesterday

    Even as the politics continue over the suicide of Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh in AAP's rally in Delhi, his family is crying foul. With unseasonal rains damaging lakhs of hectares of crops, hundreds of farmers have committed suicide. ...
  • New Delhi DM flays police for refusing to join Gajendra Singh suicide probe, says it's against law Yesterday

    New Delhi: The New Delhi District Magistrate on Thursday criticised the Delhi Police over its refusal to join the probe into the Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh suicide case. In a strongly worded letter, the DM asked Deputy Commissioner of Police and SHO to provide all case related information and documents...
  • Rural distress, farmer Gajendra Singh's suicide force Modi government to delay Land Bill Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has delayed the Land Acquisition Amendment Bill that will make it easier for industry to buy farmland, following anger over rising rural distress and the suicide of a farmer in New Delhi. The death of farmer Gajendra Singh, who hanged himself from a tree...
  • Politics continue over Gajendra Singh's suicide in AAP's anti-Land Bill rally Yesterday

    Even as the allegations are flying thick and fast between political parties, Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh's family is crying foul. His last rites were performed before politicians made beeline to visit the family. Singh's family claim that he was in touch with Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia who asked...
  • War of words between Delhi Police and AAP over Gajendra Singh's suicide Yesterday

    War of words broke out between Delhi Police and Aam Aadmi Party over the suicide of Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh in party's anti-Land Bill rally. The Delhi Police FIR blamed AAP volunteers for instigating the suicide and not letting police rescue Singh who had climbed atop a tree. AAP on...
  • AAP says Kumar Vishwas urged Gajendra Singh to come down from the tree as Delhi Police watched Yesterday

    New Delhi: Rubbishing Delhi Police's claim, the Aam Aadmi Party claimed that its leader Kumar Vishwas had urged Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh to come down from the tree during the party rally against Land Bill in Delhi. A video shows Kumar Vishwas, who was speaking on the stage, asking Gajendra...
  • Gajendra Singh suicide case: 10 major developments of the day Yesterday

    Gajendra Singh's suicide has led to an ugly war of words between the Bharatiya Janata Party, Congress and Aam Aadmi Party. While Delhi Police has registered an FIR and started investigation, politicians are busy scoring brownie point over the death of Singh, a farmer from Rajasthan's Dausa district. While AAP claims...
  • Promo: CNN-IBN India at 9 Yesterday

    Politics continue to be played over the suicide of farmer Gajendra Singh at Aam Aadmi Party's anti-Land Bill rally in Delhi. The three major parties - Congress, BJP and AAP are blaming each other and Delhi for the tragic incident. ...
  • Video shows AAP leader Kumar Vishwas urging Gajendra Singh to come down from the tree Yesterday

    The Aam Aadmi Party claimed its leaders asked Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh to come down from the tree. Singh committed suicide during AAP's anti-Land Bill rally at Jantar Mantar in Delhi. ...
  • Modi government misusing police to attack AAP, says Sanjay Singh Yesterday

    Senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh accused the Delhi Police of acting insensitively in the suicide case of a farmer at party's rally against Land Bill in the national capital. Singh said, "We tried to save the farmer, but were unable to do so. The way police acted was...
  • Gajendra Singh suicide: Politics over death of a farmer and the mad rush to score brownie points Yesterday

    New Delhi: Death for a cause always ignites unprecedented agitation all over the world. The same is happening after the 'suicide' of a farmer at an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rally in New Delhi on Wednesday. Gajendra Singh, a farmer reportedly in distress, hanged himself in front of AAP leader...