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  • Exclusive: Walmart looking beyond multibrand retail September 20, 2014

    President & CEO, Walmart India says that the company is looking beyond multi brand retail and plans to open 50 cash and carry stores by 2020. ...
  • Shah Rukh Khan enjoys working hard as over 20 brands depend on him September 19, 2014

    Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan said he enjoyed working hard as more than 20 brands depend on him to deliver. He said, "I was one of the first ones to start endorsements at this level. There was a time when actors looked down upon advertising. ...
  • BJP opposes Sania honour: Are we insulting our champions? July 24, 2014

    A Bharatiya Janata Party leader has stirred a controversy by opposing tennis star Sania Mirza's appointment as the new brand ambassador for Telangana. BJP MLA K Laxman even went to the extent of calling Sania the daughterinlaw of Pakistan as she married Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik in 2010. CNNIBN takes...
  • Politicians vs Sania: Has Sania Mirza been insulted by our political class? July 24, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party leader has stirred a controversy by opposing tennis star Sania Mirza's appointment as the new brand ambassador for Telangana. BJP MP K Laxman even went to the extent of calling Sania as the daughterinlaw of Pakistan. ...
  • BJP leader K Laxman calls Sania Mirza "daughterinlaw" of Pakistan July 24, 2014

    Telangana BJP leader K Laxman on Thursday opposed the state government's decision to appoint tennis icon Sania Mirza as the brand ambassador of Telangana, terming her as "daughterinlaw" of Pakistan. ...
  • Sania Mirza is daughter of India, says Renuka Choudhary July 24, 2014

    Senior Congress leader Renuka Choudhary came out strongly in support of tennis star Sania Mirza. She said, "Sania Mirza is our daughter. She is a sportswomen. What is the issue." The remarks came in the backdrop BJP leaders opposing Sania's appointment as Telangana brand ambassador. ...
  • FDI in Multi brand retail not welcome: Nirmala Sitharaman June 14, 2014

    Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that FDI in Multi brand retail is not welcome. "We have initially made a very clear commitment that in multibrand retail, opposition is very clear. FDI in Multi brand retail is not welcome at the moment." She had called on Prime Minister Narendra...
  • President's address: The right roadmap for India? June 9, 2014

    Addressing the joint session of Parliament, President Pranab Mukherjee laid out the roadmap for the new government headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The President congratulated the newly elected government saying that India had made a wise choice by voting for a united and strong government. CNNIBN takes the calls...
  • Bolly Buzz: Salman Khan replaces Akshay in cola ad January 4, 2013

    Salman Khan has replaced Akshay Kumar and has become the brand ambassador of cola brand. The ad will see the actor in true 'Dabangg' style. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 5, 2012

    Watch today's top stories with CNNIBN EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 4, 2012

    Watch today's top stories with CNNIBN EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • 30 Minutes: FDI and You October 7, 2012

    There is political sound and fury about the government's decision to allow 51 per cent Foreign Direct Investment in multibrand retail. In this episode of 30 Minutes, we will get in touch with different stakeholders in FDI in retail and try to understand how multibrand retail will effect their lives. ...
  • FDI not good, other countries shutting it down: Gen VK Singh October 7, 2012

    Former Army chief General (retd) VK Singh has slammed the Centre's move to allow 51 per cent foreign direct investment in retail saying it will hurt the farmers. "We must think long and hard before implementing FDI in retail. We must look at why other countries are shutting it down. This...
  • PM rubbishes Modi's allegation, says US doesn't dictate India September 29, 2012

    Manmohan Singh's statements come in the wake of a public speech by Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi wherein he questioned the PM and his government over the proposed reforms. ...
  • Walmart can coexist with kiranas, says its Asia CEO September 25, 2012

    In an exclusive interview to CNBCTV18's Executive Editor Shereen Bhan, Walmart Asia CEO Scott Price said that the company will rework its joint venture with Bharti soon. ...
  • We support the UPA, not its policies: Samajwadi Party September 21, 2012

    Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday announced his support to the UPA government saying it was to keep the "communal forces like the BJP" at bay. ...
  • After FDI in retail, Centre plans hike in FDI insurance cap September 21, 2012

    Sources say that the Centre could hike FDI cap in insurance from 26 per cent to 49 per cent. An announcement is likely next week. ...
  • Midterm elections unavoidable: BJP September 19, 2012

    The Opposition has been hankering for midterm elections ever since Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee withdrew her support from the ruling UPA to leave it 17 short of the halfway mark in Parliament. ...
  • FDI, diesel price hike: DMK to join Oppn bandh on Thursday September 19, 2012

    DMK leader TKS Elangovan has said that the party will join the Opposition bandh on Thursday over FDI in multibrand retail and the diesel price hike. ...
  • Govt unlikely to accept Mamata's demand on FDI September 16, 2012

    The FDI politics continue to keep the pressure on the government with Mamata Banerjee not going back on her word of pulling out her ministers by Tuesday if the government didn't roll back its reform decisions. ...
  • FDI in retail: TMC an ally, will hold talks soon, says Congress September 16, 2012

    The Congress has said it is hopeful of resolving matters with the Trinamool Congress after the latter gave a 72hour deadline to the government for rollback of FDI in multibrand retail. ...
  • Is Manmohan Singh and UPA2 in a do or die mode? September 14, 2012

    The government clears a slew of major pending reform proposals, including the politically contentious 51 per cent FDI in multibrand retail. ...
  • News 360: Govt clears 51 pc FDI in multibrand retail September 14, 2012

    The government cleared 51 per cent FDI in multibrand retail, but left it to states to decide if they want to allow it. ...
  • FDI in retail: No question of rollback, says Anand Sharma September 14, 2012

    Industry Minister Anand Sharma said backchannel talks were on with Mulayam Singh Yadav regarding his support for FDI in multibrand retail. ...
  • FDI in multibrand retail as Govt opts for major reforms September 14, 2012

    The Cabinet Committee of Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Thursday accepted 51 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) in multibrand retail. ...
  • India may discuss Hafiz Saeed with Hillary Clinton May 7, 2012

    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will be meeting West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday. ...
  • Regional stars stealing the limelight with brand endorsements April 18, 2012

    After 8 years of being the face of a popular cola drink, Akshay Kumar has been replaced by Telugu star Mahesh. ...
  • Indian Power Brands: making a mark worldwide April 15, 2012

    Indian Power Brands is the solution to all the companies and brands which are putting India on the world. ...
  • A sneak peek of Salman's next ad shoot March 30, 2012

    Watch out Salman Khan's latest ad shoot for a travel website. ...
  • Celebrity couples who called it quits in 2011 January 3, 2012

    As we kickstart 2012, let's rewind and take a look the celebrity couples who parted their ways in 2011. ...