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  • Khushwant Singh: The noted author and journalist no more 20-03-2014 10:45 PM

    Khushwant Singh, one of the finest authors who elevated English writing in India with his classic works on Partition and history of Sikhs, literature and displayed an impeccable sense of wit and humour, died in New Delhi on Thursday at the age of 99. ...
  • Khushwant Singh (1915-2014): End of a literary juggernaut 20-03-2014 10:25 PM

    Khushwant Singh, one of the finest authors who elevated English writing in India with his classic works on Partition and history of Sikhs, literature and displayed an impeccable sense of wit and humour, died in New Delhi on Thursday at the age of 99. ...
  • 1999 Interview: Khushwant Singh on his life and career 20-03-2014 09:01 PM

    In an exclusive interview to senior journalist Karan Thapar on BBC's Face-To-Face show in 1999, the noted author and journalist Khushwant Singh talked about his life and career. Khushwant Singh died at 99 this morning. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 10-12-2013 11:51 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Will our VIPs ever give up the Lal Batti culture? 10-12-2013 11:30 PM

    The Supreme Court has come down heavily on the red beacon lights used by politicians on their vehicles and on Tuesday ruled that only constitutional authorities can use them. The court also said that blue beacons can be used by ambulances, police and other emergency services. ...
  • News 360: Captain James' wife asks PM to bring him back 10-12-2013 09:21 PM

    It has been eight days since the body of her 11-year-old son has been kept in the morgue in the hope that her husband Captain Sunil James gets back to see him for one last time and perform his last rites. ...
  • Watch: Modi an exhibitionist, authoritarian, says UR Ananthamurthy 22-09-2013 09:00 AM

    Eminent Kannada author UR Ananthamurthy sparked a row by saying he will leave the country if Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi becomes the prime minister. "Modi is authoritarian and him ruling the country is a bad idea," he said. ...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 28-06-2013 11:00 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 27-06-2013 11:00 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-06-2013 11:45 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Air rescue operations hampered by bad weather, 2000 people stranded in Badrinath 26-06-2013 10:32 PM

    IBN7's Smita Sharma was on board an Mi-17 helicopter from Joshimath to Badrinath and trekked to Lambagad and sent this report from the disaster zone. ...
  • Mumbai building collapse: Is the politician real-estate mafia nexus responsible? 05-04-2013 11:59 PM

    In one of Maharashtra's worst building collapses in a decade, 58 people have died and 61 have been injured after a seven-storeyed building in Laxmi Compound in Mumbra, a suburb of Thane, crashed down like a pack of cards into a heap of rubble on Thursday evening. However, even after...
  • Author Jeffrey Archer launches his latest 'Best Kept Secret' in Mumbai 12-03-2013 06:40 PM

    A regular feature in the bestseller lists Jeffrey Archer was in Mumbai to launch his latest 'Best Kept Secret'. ...
  • India pull out of Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 26-02-2013 05:21 PM

    The withdrawal came after disagreement on the cost of airfare between the SAI and HI. ...
  • Superstorm Sandy: 4 days on, US struggles to recover 02-11-2012 10:22 AM

    In the US, 88 people have died due to superstorm Sandy and nine states still remain badly hit. The Metropolitan Transit Authority says nine of 23 subway lines are still not running. Much of Manhattan remains in the dark. ...
  • I hate Facebook, says Fatima Bhutto 08-10-2011 06:53 PM

    Pakistani author Fatima Bhutto talks to CNN-IBN on why she hates Facebook and the reason for shunning her political dynasty. ...
  • Coordinated rescue work on in Sikkim: NDMA 19-09-2011 09:24 AM

    National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Vice Chancellor Shashidhar Reddy said they were monitoring the earthquake situation in Sikkim. ...
  • Aatish Taseer talks about his new book 'Noon' 04-09-2011 06:42 PM

    In an exclusive interview, author Aatish Taseer talks about experiences that inspired him to write his book 'Noon'. ...
  • God's an invention to suit society's needs: Arun Shourie 21-07-2011 04:19 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, Arun Shourie talks about his book 'Does He Know a Mother's Heart'. ...
  • Shah Rukh Khan: from actor to author 07-06-2011 09:13 AM

    Shah Rukh Khan made a very interesting announcement at a book launch on Monday in Mumbai - that he is writing a book himself. ...
  • Zindagi Live: Chetan Bhagat-from banking to writing 22-05-2011 11:54 AM

    In this episode of Zindagi Live, we speak to author Chetan Bhagat about how he became an author from an employee of a MNC bank. ...
  • Author Mirza Wahid talks about his debut novel 27-01-2011 09:51 PM

    His book 'The collaborators' is set in Kashmir, author talks about his experiences of growing up in the valley. ...
  • TRAI: Stringent rules to curb telemarketers 02-12-2010 12:32 PM

    One can register with the official "Do Not Call Registry", you'll be taken off all telemarketer's lists within seven days. ...
  • Pak sells Gurudwara land to army 17-12-2009 07:56 PM

    This is in violation of Pak regulations of not selling land of any religious place. ...
  • US recommends vaccination against swine flu 31-07-2009 05:54 PM

    US health dept says pregnant women disproportionately affected by swine flu. ...
  • Watch: Indian hockey squad leaves for European tour 24-07-2009 03:58 PM

    The 4-nation trip will help them adapt to the European conditions. ...
  • Nilekani's journey from Infosys to Yojana Bhawan 10-07-2009 03:12 AM

    Minister Nilekani takes charge of the Unique Identification Authority of India. ...
  • Watch: User fee to be charged from flyers 10-07-2009 01:58 AM

    The AAI plans to charge development fee at 35 airports across India. ...
  • Watch: Second arrest in the DDA scam, Vice Chairman summoned 13-01-2009 01:14 AM

    Second arrest in the case only shows that more people from Jhunjuna involved. ...
  • Eight-year-old writes book on How to Talk to Girls 03-12-2008 04:00 PM

    Meet the pint-sized love guru, author of How to Talk to Girls. ...