Controversies

  • TWTW: Cyrus's take on Harsh Vardhan's comment on banning sex education 29-06-2014 04:38 PM

    Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare has been facing the heat for his views on his website where he stated that the so-called "sex education" should be banned in schools. Cyrus Broacha is shocked! Are you too? ...
  • Cartographic depiction doesn't change facts: MEA 28-06-2014 05:26 PM

    China on Saturday released a new map showing Arunachal Pradesh as a part of it. The Ministry of External Affairs maintains that the northeastern state is a part of the Indian nation. "Cartographic depiction doesn't change facts. Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of India and has already been raised...
  • Watch: Locals oppose to raising the height of Narmada dam 13-06-2014 02:29 PM

    The permission to raise the height of the Sardar Sarovar dam has created controversy. There has been opposition to the move by locals whose lands will be submerged. The locals who are opposing the dam height being raised said that their life depends on the Narmada river. ...
  • The Last Word: Does focus on rape laws, gay rights, AAP show 2013 as a year of people's power? 24-12-2013 10:14 PM

    The year 2013 has seen a rise in people's participation in various issues ranging from strong rape laws to the recent protest against the Supreme Court order on Section 377. The year also witnessed the infamous IPL spot fixing scandal. People's anger against the government even led to the emergence...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 14-11-2013 11:42 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Sachin's farewell match, unbeaten at 38 14-11-2013 09:16 PM

    Sachin Tendulkar has set his sights on a special farewell for himself at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. At 38 not out and with the blessings of his mother in attendance, Tendulkar, along with Cheteshwar Pujara (34*), took India to 157 for 2 at stumps on day one of the second...
  • National security a concern: Arun Jaitley on VK Singh controversy 24-09-2013 06:24 PM

    A day after former Army chief VK Singh admitted that the Indian Army gave funds to the J&K government to stabilise the terrorist hit areas, leader of opposition in Rayja Sabha Arun Jaitley said that India has come out weaker after this entire controversy. Jaitley also added that there could...
  • Unfortunate that courts need to tell artistes what or what not to say: Sanjoy Roy on Ashis Nandy 01-02-2013 03:43 PM

    Sanjoy Roy, the organiser of the Jaipur Film Festival also said that it was not enough to provide relief to Ashis Nandy by telling the police to not arrest him. The courts needed to do more, he said. ...
  • A look at controversies of the entertainment industry in 2012 20-12-2012 11:37 PM

    King Khan as always is right on top from his link-up with Priyanka Chopra to the ugly brawl at Wankhede. ...
  • Aakash Tablet maker asks Indians to 'discard inferiority complex' 29-11-2012 09:14 AM

    Responding to the controversy over parts of the ambitious Aakash Tablet being made in China, its maker and Datawind CEO Suneet Tuli says it's a normal practice in the technology industry and that the Indians should get rid of such complexes. ...
  • Oppn slams Shinde, reminds Congress of Bofors fallout 16-09-2012 08:04 PM

    Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde had said that the public memory is short and it would soon forget the coal scam, like the Bofors. ...
  • Law has taken its own course: Dhumal on Virbhadra 26-06-2012 12:01 PM

    The former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister has offered to resign but Congress President Sonia Gandhi is waiting for the High Court order. ...
  • Age row hurt the Army's image: Former chief JJ Singh 17-06-2012 09:30 AM

    Former chief of Army and Governor of Arunachal Pradesh General JJ Singh has spoken out for the first time on his role in the age controversy saying the row vitiated the atmosphere and affected the sheen of the Office of the Chief. ...
  • I didn't know it was a 'rave' party: Shilpa Sakhlani 21-05-2012 06:02 PM

    Television actor Shilpa Sakhlani who was present at the party last night claimed innocence, saying she didn't know it was a 'rave' party. ...
  • Is IPL failing a credibility test? 18-05-2012 11:16 PM

    The IPL has been dogged by controversies in recent days, be it the spot-fixing scandal, the Shah Rukh Khan brawl at the Wankhede or the Pomersbach arrest. ...
  • Sidhartha Mallya questions woman's integrity 18-05-2012 05:00 PM

    Sidhartha Mallya has come out in defence of RCB cricketer Luke Pomersbach, who has been accused of misbehaving with a woman at a five-star hotel early Friday morning. ...
  • News 360: Singhvi quits official posts over CD row 23-04-2012 09:35 PM

    Congress Rajya Sabha MP Abhishek Manu Singhvi has quit as the chairperson of Parliament Standing Committee on Law and Justice and as the Congress spokesperson following the CD controversy. ...
  • News 360: CAG indicts Vilasrao Deshmukh in Maha land scam 17-04-2012 10:37 PM

    The state CAG report on Tuesday named trusts run by Vilasrao Deshmukh, Chhagan Bhujpal and Narayan Rane as beneficiaries in controversial land allotments. ...
  • President Pratibha Patil lands in new row 12-04-2012 11:52 PM

    While an RTI plea showed that a defence land was allotted to President Pratibha Patil, her office denied any land grab. ...
  • DRS: Why are we averse to change? 24-02-2012 03:09 PM

    CNN-IBN Editor-In-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai asks why we are reluctant to the accept the idea that the seniors are being rotated, in the light of the uproar caused by MS Dhoni's comments on the issue. ...
  • Age row a closed chapter: Antony 13-02-2012 12:52 PM

    Defence Minister AK Antony, however, remained speculative on whether Army chief General VK Singh could resign. ...
  • Age row: Won't approach courts yet, says Army Chief 05-01-2012 07:51 PM

    Sources claimed the government was working out a compromise that could be a face saver to both the sides in the row. ...
  • Big controversies of 2011 in Bollywood 01-01-2012 10:31 AM

    Bollywood and controversies go hand in hand and the unsaid rule of the industry it seems is - any publicity is good publicity. ...
  • MM Joshi speaks about controversial 2G report 04-05-2011 06:50 PM

    BJP leader and PAC Chief Dr MM Joshi speaks to Rajdeep Sardesai about the 2G controversy. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus' take on Bhushan CD controversy 25-04-2011 10:22 AM

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about Amar Singh exclusive interview over Bhushan CD controversy. ...
  • Have Bhushans lost moral righ to be on Lokpal Panel? 21-04-2011 10:34 PM

    On Talking Point, CNN-IBN asks, 'Have the Bhushans lost the moral right to continue on the Lokpal Panel?' ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 20-04-2011 11:10 PM

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Newsmaker of the day: Amar Singh 20-04-2011 11:02 PM

    Rajdeep Sardesai spoke to Amar Singh over the CD controversy involving Shanti Bhushan and Mulayan Singh Yadav. ...
  • Should the Bhushans resign from the Lokpal panel? 20-04-2011 10:38 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Should the Bhushans resign from the Lokpal Bill Commitee?' ...